The Columbia Checklist
The Feature Films, Serials, Cartoons and Short Subjects of Columbia Pictures Corporation, 1922–1988
About the Book
From its beginnings in the 1920s, Columbia Pictures Corporation has churned out an enormous variety of material, wide ranging in quality, subject matter and length. It has also served as a major distributor for foreign and domestically produced independent works.
This thorough reference documents the studio’s 2,371 feature length films, 57 serials, 596 cartoons and 76 miscellaneous short subjects. Release date, running time, major technical personnel, cast, and brief synopsis, when available, are given for each.
Appendices list Columbia’s movie series, Western series and stars, Academy Awards, and the studio’s comedy shorts and their main stars. Complete name index.
About the Author(s)
Len D. Martin
Format: softcover (6 x 9 in 2 vols.)
Bibliographic Info: appendices, bibliography, index
Copyright Date: 2007 
Table of Contents
Historical Overview vii
Feature Films 1
Miscellaneous Short Subjects 451
Independent Short Subjects 455
Name Index 491
Book Reviews & Awards
“detailed data on each film…. On the Columbia Pictures Corporation, this book has it all. Recommended”—Choice; “unique…an impressive amount of detailed research”—ARBA; “long-needed…recommended”—Classic Images.