WorldCat Identities

Lombard, Carole 1908-1942

Works: 356 works in 1,175 publications in 5 languages and 17,936 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Comedy films  Film adaptations  Screwball comedy films  History  War films  Romance films  Romantic comedy films  Musical films  Dark comedy films 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Costume designer, Singer, Contributor, Author, Instrumentalist, Interviewee
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works about Carole Lombard
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Most widely held works by Carole Lombard
My man Godfrey by Gregory La Cava( Visual )

151 editions published between 1900 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 2,450 WorldCat member 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 )

58 editions published between 1942 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 1,441 WorldCat member 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, stares beyond the footlights and says, "To be or not to be ..."--Container
Mr. & Mrs. Smith by Alfred Hitchcock( Visual )

56 editions published between 1941 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 1,102 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A bickering couple discover their marriage isn't legal, and go through the courtship process again
Nothing sacred by William A Wellman( Visual )

100 editions published between 1932 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 1,004 WorldCat member 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
Made for each other by John Cromwell( Visual )

102 editions published between 1938 and 2013 in English and French and held by 952 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Romantic drama about a young couple's struggles in their first year of marriage
Twentieth century by Howard Hawks( Visual )

13 editions published between 1934 and 2005 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 633 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A temperamental Broadway producer trains an untutored actress, but when a star, she proves a match for him
No man of her own( Visual )

17 editions published between 1932 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 329 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A gambler on the run meets and marries a librarian after she wins a coin toss. Includes a bonus introduction by Robert Osbourne and the original theatrical trailer
Shirley Temple( Visual )

2 editions published between 2005 and 2007 in English and held by 314 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Now and Forever: Shirley Temple stars as a little rich girl whose father, a jewel thief, comes to claim her from his late wife's relatives
Carole Lombard : the glamour collection( Visual )

2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 238 WorldCat member 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 couple, she is a pathological liar, and he is a scrupulously honest lawyer
Now and forever( Visual )

8 editions published between 1966 and 2014 in English and held by 208 WorldCat member 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
In name only by John Cromwell( Visual )

14 editions published between 1939 and 2011 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 141 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Alec Walker's wife Maida is a beauty, but she's also a venomous, self-absorbed schemer. Then Alec falls for an open-hearted widow named Julie. And Maida turns wedding vows into a steel trap: If Alec files for divorce, she'll drag Julie into court as a homewrecker, and use Julie's little daughter as a witness
Made for each other Pot o' gold( Visual )

10 editions published between 1996 and 2003 in English and held by 135 WorldCat member 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
Brother, can you spare a dime?( Visual )

1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 127 WorldCat member 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
My man Godfrey Life with father( Visual )

4 editions published between 2000 and 2006 in English and held by 126 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Life with father: Adaptation of Clarence Day's humorous autobiographical account of family life with his strong-minded father in the late 1800's
To be or not to be Jeu dangereux by Ernst Lubitsch( Visual )

8 editions published between 1942 and 2003 in French and English and held by 124 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Les aventures périlleuses et désopilantes d'une troupe de théâtre polonais en 1939... Un chef-d'oeuvre engagé en forme d'éclat de rire... Une référence incontournable
Swing high, swing low( Visual )

26 editions published between 1936 and 2012 in English and held by 115 WorldCat member 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
Classic comedy laugh pack( Visual )

3 editions published between 2003 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 102 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The amazing adventure: "A young playboy makes a wager that he can become a success without the use of his inheritance. When he falls in love with a young secretary, will he lose the bet to win the girl?"--Container
Sein oder Nichtsein( Visual )

42 editions published between 1942 and 2011 in German and Undetermined and held by 92 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Am Vorabend des Zweiten Weltkrieges muss sich auch die Warschauer Theaterwelt dem Naziregime beugen. Anstatt eines antinazistischen Stücks wird Hamlet wieder auf den SpieIplan gesetzt. Als die Deutschen in Polen einmarschieren, begeben sich die SchauspieIer in den Widerstand. In den deutschen Uniformen des Bühnenfundus drehen sie die tollsten Dinger: Sie machen NazispitzeI unschädlich, führen die Gestapo in die lrre und treiben ihre Aktionen auf eine gefährliche Spitze ... (Quelle: Umschlagtext)
The first kings of comedy collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 91 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A hilarious tribute to the era of silent slapstick comedy and all the uproarious comedians who built the comedy genre
We're not dressing( Visual )

4 editions published between 1934 and 2011 in English and held by 73 WorldCat member 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
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Audience level: 0.22 (from 0.07 for My man God ... to 0.94 for Sein oder ...)

WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
My man Godfrey
Alternative Names
Carole Lombard actrice amricaine

Carole Lombard actriz estadounidense

Carole Lombard aktorka amerykańska

Carole Lombard Amerikaans acteur

Carole Lombard attrice statunitense

Carole Lombard US-amerikanische Schauspielerin

Karol Lombard

Kerol Lombard

Kerola Lombarda

Lombard Carol 1908-1942

Peters Jane 1908-1942

Peters, Jane 1909-1942

Peters, Jane Alice

Peters, Jane Alice 1908-1942

Peters, June Alice

Κάρολ Λόμπαρντ

Карол Ломбард

Керол Ломбард

Кэрол Ломбард

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קרול לומברד

كارول لومبارد

کارول لمبارد بازیگر آمریکایی

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Nothing sacredNo man of her ownShirley TempleCarole Lombard : the glamour collectionWe're not dressingCarole Lombard, the Hoosier tornadoCarole Lombard : a bio-bibliography