Lombard, Carole 1908-1942
Most widely held works about Carole Lombard
Most widely held works by Carole Lombard
My man Godfrey ( Visual )
110 editions published between 1936 and 2008 in English and held by 1,519 libraries worldwide
A zany millionaire family invite a tramp to be their butler and find that he is richer than they are.
To be or not to be by Ernst Lubitsch ( Visual )
25 editions published between 1942 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 912 libraries worldwide
"The world is on the brink of war-- but the show must go on. So Joseph Tura, the Polish actor who put the ham in Hamlet, stare beyond the footlights and says, "To be or not to be..."--Container.
Mr. & Mrs. Smith ( Visual )
17 editions published between 1941 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 882 libraries worldwide
A bickering couple discover their marriage isn't legal, and go through the courtship process again.
Made for each other ( Visual )
79 editions published between 1938 and 2007 in English and French and held by 714 libraries worldwide
Romantic drama about a young couple's struggles in their first year of marriage.
Nothing sacred ( Visual )
74 editions published between 1937 and 2009 in English and held by 597 libraries worldwide
A young woman diagnosed with "radium poisoning" is given a last fling in New York City for two weeks, but it all turns into a publicity hoax.
Twentieth century ( Visual )
10 editions published between 1934 and 2005 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 543 libraries worldwide
A temperamental Broadway producer trains an untutored actress, but when she becomes a star, she proves a match for him.
Now and forever ( Visual )
2 editions published in 1996 in Undetermined and English and held by 283 libraries worldwide
Tiny tot Shirley sparkles as poor-little-rich-girl Penny, whose jewel thief/con artist father, Jerry, has come to claim her from his late wife's stuffy relatives. Together with new spouse Toni, Jerry has sworn to mend his wasys and set a good example for his beloved daughter. But old habits die hard, especially when best schools cost money that Jerry doesn't have ...
No man of her own ( Visual )
12 editions published between 1932 and 2007 in English and Multiple languages and held by 262 libraries worldwide
A gambler on the run meets and marries a librarian after she wins a coin toss.
Shirley Temple. Little darling pack ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 197 libraries worldwide
Little Miss Marker: Shirley Temple melts the hearts of a gang of hardened gangsters when she's left as an IOU for a debt.
Carole Lombard Glamour collection ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 190 libraries worldwide
"Man of the world": A young American girl visits Paris accompanied by her fiancee and her wealthy uncle. "We're not dressing": Beautiful high society type Doris Worthington is entertaining guests on her yacht in the Pacific when it hits a reef and sinks. "Hands across the table": A loafer and a manicurist, both planning to marry money, meet and form an uneasy alliance. "Love before breakfast": Kay bounces between boyfriend Bill and a Wall Street tycoon who thinks he knows what's best for her and bosses her around. "The princess comes across": A woman pretends to be royalty in order to get aboard a crusie ship. "True confession": Helen and Ken are a pretty strange copule - she is a pathological liar, and he is a scrupulously honest lawyer.
Swing high, swing low ( Visual )
24 editions published between 1936 and 2007 in English and held by 122 libraries worldwide
Based on the stage play Burlesque, this musical drama highlights musician MacMurray's rise to fame and then follows his downward plunge to being, once again, a nonentity.
Brother, can you spare a dime ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 121 libraries worldwide
This documentary juxtaposes newsreel footage, film clips and period music in an eye-opening look at the Great Depression. Many of the movies created in the 1930s featured strong social commentary, while others offered pure escapism and fed a fascination with a dazzling world out of reach to the everyday American. Through a contrast between the fantasy of film and the reality of everyday life, a fascinating perspective on the Great Depression and Hollywood's golden age is presented. Also includes political speeches by Franklin D. Roosevelt and others.
Made for each other Pot o' gold ( Visual )
8 editions published between 1996 and 2003 in English and held by 119 libraries worldwide
Made for each other: Newlyweds in Hollywood's Golden Age must overcome poverty, career pressures, and illness. The power of their love sees them through. Pot o' gold: An idle young rich man signs on with a struggling swing band, and convinces his uncle to put the band on the air.
The eagle and the hawk ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1997 and 2010 in English and held by 86 libraries worldwide
World War I drama about a reluctant hero struggling to deal with the horrors of war.
We're not dressing ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1934 and 1994 in English and held by 85 libraries worldwide
Musical with rich girl Lombard falling in love with sailor Crosby when the boat they are on is shipwrecked on a desert island.
My man Godfrey Life with father ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2004 and 2006 in English and held by 83 libraries worldwide
My man Godfrey: A zany millionaire family invite a tramp to be their butler and find that he is richer than they are.
The first kings of comedy collection ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 79 libraries worldwide
A hilarious tribute to the era of silent slapstick comedy and all the uproarious comedians who built the comedy genre.
To be or not to be ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1984 and 1998 in English and held by 72 libraries worldwide
A comedy film of wartime Poland about an acting troupe which becomes involved in international affairs.
In name only ( Visual )
10 editions published between 1939 and 2006 in English and held by 69 libraries worldwide
Rich man falls in love but his wife--in name only--refuses a divorce.
Classic comedy laugh pack ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2003 in Undetermined and held by 65 libraries worldwide
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Lombard, Carol, 1908-1942
Peters, Jane 1908-1942
Peters, Jane 1909-1942
Peters, Jane Alice, 1908-1942
Multiple languages (18)
No Linguistic content (9)