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Scott, Lizabeth 1922-

Overview
Works: 109 works in 260 publications in 6 languages and 3,060 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Humor  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Biography  Film adaptations  Sketch comedy television programs  Film noir  Musicals 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Costume designer, Speaker
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Lizabeth Scott
The strange love of Martha Ivers by Lewis Milestone ( Visual )
48 editions published between 1946 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 469 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A small-town ice queen grows suspicious when an old flame appears, so she and her district attorney husband hatch a plot to run him out of town
The racket by John Cromwell ( Visual )
12 editions published between 1951 and 2006 in English and French and held by 360 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A straight-arrow cop and an old-school gangster find a common foe: big shots who run crime like a corporation
Dead reckoning ( Visual )
15 editions published between 1947 and 2006 in 5 languages and held by 335 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Ex-G.I Rip Murdock tries to find out who framed his pal Johnny and then killed him. While tracking his war buddy's shadowy past, Rip becomes involved with the mysterious night club singer who had once been his friend's sweetheart
Killer bait ( Visual )
13 editions published between 1991 and 2007 in English and held by 217 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A bag containing $60,000 is thrown into the convertible of a young couple. The wife murders her husband to keep the money and is prepared to murder anyone who gets in her way
Loving you by Hal Kanter ( Visual )
17 editions published between 1982 and 2013 in English and Spanish and held by 153 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Deke Rivers is a small-town boy with big-time talent. Holding down a series of menial jobs, he's going nowhere until an accidental on-stage appearance shows off a style of singing all his own
5 film noir killer classics ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 144 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Stranger: Orson Welles directs and stars in this thriller about a monstrous Nazi official who's hiding out as a small-town American college professor. A war crimes detective turns up determined to expose him -- even if it means endangering the Nazi's innocent wife
Bad girls of film noir ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 137 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A diamond smuggler returns to New York from Cuba, unknowingly bringing small pox with her; a crooked lawyer's scheme to swindle money out of a wealthy old man goes wrong; upon returning from the Korean War, Dr. Tom Owen must choose between a lucrative but unchallenging practice or using his skills to help the poor; as he is about to be deported, Peter jumps ship in New York Harbor and searches for the man who can prove his right to legal entry into the United States
Dark city ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1951 and 2010 in English and held by 136 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A stranger's suicide and a gambler's murder are both linked to an uncashed cashier's check won at a crooked card game
The Abbott and Costello show the complete series ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1952 and 2004 in English and held by 106 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"In 1951 Abbott and Costello brought their timeless humor to the Colgate Comedy Hour in 1951. The Colgate Comedy Hour was a first-rate series, featuring some of the biggest names in American show business. In this hilarious series, Abbott and Costello perform many of the routines originally written for their humorous films."--Container
Pulp ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 95 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A fiction writer ends up investigating a murder while writing an autobiography for an aging Hollywood actor
Pitfall ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1956 and 2012 in English and held by 93 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An insurance salesman succumbs to the advances of a pretty woman
Scared stiff ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1992 and 2006 in English and held by 77 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A singer and his busboy friend flee from a murder charge and land on a mysterious island to help an heiress in distress
Silver lode ( Visual )
10 editions published between 1954 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 67 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
John Payne's past catches up with him just as he's about to slip the ring on lovely Lizabeth Scott's finger. Dan Duryea interrupts the wedding ceremony and accuses our hero of a murder and robbery he did not commit. Through several cruel twists of fate and the vengeful manipulations of the villain, almost the whole town turns against the innocent man. Payne must stay alive long enough to clear his good name and bring the real bad guys to justice
Film Noir classic collection. 5 timeless suspense thrillers ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 66 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
[Border incident]: The Mexico-California border is the power-keg setting for a tale of government agents versus greed and murder. [His kind of woman]: Hard-luck gambler Dan Milner is in sudden luck. He'll get $50,000 to hang out at a posh Mexican resort. $5,000 now and the big payoff when the reason he's been sent there is revealed. Of course, the gangsters making the offer don't expect him to live long enough to collect. [Lady in the lake]: Philip Marlow searches for a missing wife--and discovers a different woman's corpse in a mountain lake. From there the waters get deeper. [On dangerous ground]: City cop goes to the countryside to help solve a brutal murder and falls in love with a blind woman who's brother is a suspect. [The racket]: A straight-arrow cop and an old-school gangster find a common foe: big shots who run crime like a corporation. [Film noir : bringing darkness to light]: Clips from noir classics and little-known gems, plus interviews with modern noir aficionados like directors Christopher Nolan and Frank Miller, writers James Ellroy and Brian Helgeland and others shape this multifaceted exploration of the movie style that grew out of the hard realities of post-World War II life
Classic film noir ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 63 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Disc 1. Too late for tears: A man just found $60,000 and his wife insists that he keep it rather than turn it in to the cops. Wanting the money for herself, she kills her husband then reports him missing. The man who cheated himself: Ed Cullen, a San Francisco police officer, is in love with socialite Lois Frazer. Ed seems to find himself stuck between a rock and a hard place when Lois decides to kill her husband and Ed's brother is assigned to solve the case. The stranger: Charles Rankin, a college professor living Connecticut, is hiding an evil Nazi past. When one of his guilt-stricken ex-soldiers shows up in town, the two men go for a long walk into the woods, but Rankin comes out alone
Mystery classics 50 movie pack ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 40 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A collection of 50 mystery films with intrigue and suspense. Most seem to be from the 1930s through the 1950s
Mystery Classics 50 movies ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 36 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Hours of intrigue and suspense
Hammer film noir double feature ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 33 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Blackout: An American drifter in London meets a stunning blonde while on a bender at a bar. The girl tricks him into marrying her while he is in a drunken stupor. When he wakes up he finds 500 pounds in his pocket and discovers he is involved in a murder and an inheritance scam
Easy living ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1989 and 2012 in English and Spanish and held by 33 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Football drama realistically depicts the politics and money behind professional football. Peter Wilson, the star half-back for the New York Chiefs, must come to terms with his newly discovered heart deficiency. If he plays his best, he could kill himself; if he retires, he could lose his wife
Dean Martin & Jerry Lewis collection ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 32 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Scared stiff": Fleeing a murder charge, a singer and a busboy (Martin & Lewis) wind up on a spooky Carribean island inherited by heiress (Scott). "The caddy": Although gifted golfer Harvey Miller is too nervous to golf in public tournaments, he acts as coach and caddy for friend Joe Anthony
 
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Alternative Names
Matzo, Emma, 1922-
Languages
English (133)
German (4)
Spanish (4)
Catalan (3)
French (2)
Japanese (1)
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