Romero, Cesar 1907-1994
Most widely held works about Cesar Romero
Most widely held works by Cesar Romero
Around the world in 80 days ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 926 libraries worldwide
Phlegmatic, punctual Englishman Phileas Fogg believes in progress, science, and intellectual deduction. When a member of the Reform Club challenges him on the impossibility of completing a round-the-world tour in eighty days, he wagers his entire fortune to prove that he can do it. He is accompanied by his valet Passepartout, and followed by Mr. Fix, a detective who believes he is a notorious bank robber. Shot in 70mm, using the Todd-AO process (an extremely high definition widescreen film format), the film is notable for its picturesque, exotic scenery, international cast, and the plethora of stars in cameo appearances, all highly innovative at the time.
The little princess ( Visual )
58 editions published between 1939 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 750 libraries worldwide
In Victorian England, a pupil at an exclusive boarding school is demoted to working in the scullery when reports of her father's death are received. Never losing hope, she insists on seeking him repeatedly in the military hospital nearby.
Batman ( Visual )
12 editions published between 1985 and 2008 in English and held by 722 libraries worldwide
When Batman and Robin get a tip that Commodore Schmidlapp is in danger aboard his yacht, they launch a rescue mission. But the tip is a set-up by four of the most powerful villains ever, who seek to defeat the Dynamic Duo once and for all.
Donovan's reef ( Visual )
8 editions published between 1983 and 2006 in English and held by 627 libraries worldwide
A straight-laced Bostonian comes searching for her father, a brawling ex-Navy man living on a South Pacific island.
The computer wore tennis shoes ( Visual )
8 editions published between 1980 and 2004 in English and held by 501 libraries worldwide
Dexter Riley, a handsome but bumbling Medfield College student, accidentally becomes The Computer Who Knew Too Much when he is transformed into a genius after an electrifying computer mishap. Dexter now poses a threat to a local gangster's dangerous gambling operation as the new intellect becomes a pawn in the tug-of-war between the greedy college deans and the underworld.
Marlene Dietrich the glamour collection ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 423 libraries worldwide
Morocco: A cabaret singer arrives in Morocco and continues her wicked career by enslaving all the men in sight, until she finally falls in love. Blonde Venus: An aspiring young actress gives up the stage to marry a scientist who becomes afflicted with radium poisoning. She returns to cabaret life and meets a wealthy playboy who gives her the money for her husband's treatment. The devil is a woman: At the turn of the century, in the port town of Seville, it's carnival week, and the blood of enemies and the passions of lovers run hot. But, none so much as those of a young revolutionary, his old friend, and the new woman who comes between them both. The flame of New Orleans: An impoverished countess arrives in New Orleans with one thing in mind, to marry a wealthy man. Golden earrings: A Hungarian gypsy rescues a British intelligence officer and helps him to accomplish his mission.
The strongest man in the world ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1997 and 2004 in English and held by 337 libraries worldwide
Dexter Riley and his science lab friends make a formula that gives Dexter super-strength. With his newfound muscles, Dexter enters a weight lifting competition.
Rudyard Kipling's Wee Willie Winkie ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1989 and 2001 in English and held by 334 libraries worldwide
A little girl taken by her mother to live on a British army outpost in India wins over her feisty grandfather, his entire regiment, and his chief enemy, and uses her considerable charms to prevent a full scale war.
Captain from Castile ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1997 and 2007 in English and held by 286 libraries worldwide
Forced to flee his home during the Spanish Inquisition, nobleman Pedro De Vargas escapes with a beautiful peasant girl and joins Cortez on his dangerous expedition to conquer Mexico.
Vera Cruz ( Visual )
11 editions published between 1954 and 2011 in English and French and held by 261 libraries worldwide
During the Mexican Revolution of 1866, two American adventurers sign up to escort a carriage from the palace of Emperor Maximilian I in Mexico City to the seaport of Vera Cruz. Aboard the carriage is a beautiful French countess and a treasure of three million dollars in gold coins. Includes original theatrical trailer.
The proud and the damned ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1985 and 2010 in English and held by 209 libraries worldwide
Five Confederate Civil War veterans risk their lives to defend a Colombian town during a local revolution.
Now you see him, now you don't ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1972 and 2004 in English and held by 194 libraries worldwide
Dexter Riley, a bumbling college student, develops a liquid that makes objects, including humans, disappear.
Red Skelton America's clown prince ( Visual )
4 editions published between 2003 and 2005 in English and held by 188 libraries worldwide
"Featuring Red and his cast of characters: Freddie the Freeloader, Clem Kadiddlehopper, Junior, The Mean Widdle Kid, Cauliflower McPugg, Sheriff Deadeye, George Appleby and others"--Container.
The good fairy ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 163 libraries worldwide
Young Louisa Ginglebusher is recruited from a local orphanage to become an usherette at a movie theater. Encouraged by her kindly guardian to spread her wings, Louisa decides to lead the life of a fairy tale angel & in her quest to do good she tries to redirect money from a rich playboy to a struggling lawyer.
Ocean's 11 ( Visual )
4 editions published between 2001 and 2010 in English and held by 158 libraries worldwide
New Year's Eve in Las Vegas. Roulette wheels spin and the champaign fizzes. It's the perfect time to steal a kiss or a $25 chip. But for Danny Ocean and his 10 partners in crime, it's the perfect moment to steal millions. Danny devises a scheme to knock out power to the Vegas strip, electronically rig five big casinos vaults and raid them all at the same time.
Week-end in Havana ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 156 libraries worldwide
When a cruise ship runs aground, an ocean liner executive is forced to offer a winsome passenger a free trip to Havana in this colorful, zesty musical.
Charlie Chan at Treasure Island ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2002 and 2007 in English and held by 144 libraries worldwide
When Chan sets out to investigate the link between several suspicious deaths and a mysterious psychic named Dr. Zodiac, he soon finds himself up to his third eye in intrigue. But as the great detective edges closer to the shocking truth, he finally begins to see that behind every great mystic is an even greater magician.
Happy go lovely ( Visual )
12 editions published between 1996 and 2007 in English and held by 127 libraries worldwide
In this musical comedy, penniless dancer Janet Jones emerges from a limousine at the Edinburgh Festival, and is mistaken for the girlfriend of the car's owner. Suddenly a Broadway director wants her in his next musical in order to get financing from her non-existent "millionaire boyfriend."
The little princess ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1998 and 2006 in English and held by 121 libraries worldwide
In Victorian England, Captain Crewe goes off to fight in the Boer War and leaves his daughter Sara in Amanda Minchin's school. Sara is immediately dubbed "The Little Princess" because of her regal bearing and attitude. When word comes that her father has died in Africa, Sara refuses to believe it. Penniless, she is made a galley slave by Miss Minchin, who mistreats her in every way possible.
Week-end in Havana ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1994 in English and held by 106 libraries worldwide
A musical which follows the adventures of a salesgirl who, when the cruise ship she is on runs aground, is given instead a tour of Havana with the future son-in-law of the shipping company's owner as her reluctant guide. Complications ensue when a Cuban gambler makes a play for the heroine, believing her wealthy, to the discomfiture of his girlfriend, a fiery Latin entertainer.
Action and adventure films Actresses Adultery Adventure and adventurers American Civil War (1861-1865) Batman (Fictitious character) Boarding schools Casinos Children's films College students Colombia Comedy Comedy films Comedy films Crime Drama Epic films European Intervention in Mexico (1861-1867) Fathers and daughters Feature films Feature films Film adaptations Films for the hearing impaired Gangsters Gifted persons History Juvenile works Man-woman relationships Mexico Musical films Musical films Nevada--Las Vegas Oceania Orphans Revolutionaries Robbery Robin the Boy Wonder (Fictitious character) Romance films Singers Superhero films Television programs Triangles (Interpersonal relations) United States Veterans Video recordings--for the hearing impaired Voyages around the world Weight lifting Western films Women World War (1939-1945)
Romero, Cesar, 1907-
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