WorldCat Identities

Scott, Lizabeth 1922-2015

Overview
Works: 145 works in 326 publications in 4 languages and 3,461 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film noir  Detective and mystery films  Film adaptations  Gangster films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Parody films  Crime films  Television comedies  Variety shows (Television programs) 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Author, Speaker, Costume designer
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 )

59 editions published between 1946 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 472 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 )

16 editions published between 1951 and 2016 in English and French and held by 376 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 )

4 editions published between 1947 and 2004 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 309 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
Too Late for Tears( Visual )

18 editions published between 1949 and 2016 in English and held by 270 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
Pitfall( Visual )

7 editions published between 1991 and 2014 in English and held by 167 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

John Forbes is a family man who's tired of the 9 to 5 humdrum of his job an insurance company executive. Life gets a little more exciting for him when he calls upon femme fatale Mona Stevens. Her boyfriend has robbed a store insured by Forbes' company and has showered her with gifts using the loot. Forbes comes to collect the ill-gotten gifts, but the boyfriend is in jail, and Forbes falls hard for Mona and begins an affair
Dark city( Visual )

3 editions published between 2010 and 2015 in English and held by 167 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
Loving you by Hal Kanter( Visual )

18 editions published between 1982 and 2004 in English and French and held by 147 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
Bad girls of film noir( Visual )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 138 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
5 film noir killer classics( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 136 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
Pulp( Visual )

3 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 105 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A fiction writer ends up investigating a murder while writing an autobiography for an aging Hollywood actor
Film Noir classic collection. 5 timeless suspense thrillers( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 76 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
Silver lode by Allan Dwan( Visual )

8 editions published between 1954 and 2010 in English and held by 75 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
The Abbott and Costello show( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 68 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"In 1951 Abbott and Costello were invited to guest host the new live variety show The Colgate-Comedy Hour. The duo boosted ratings as they amused audiences with their staple routines, including "Who's on first?" When the Abbott and Costello Show premiered in 1952, viewers fell in love once again, with the hillarious duo"--Container
Classic film noir( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 62 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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 plot thickens when her first husband's brother appears on the scene."--Container
Scared stiff( Visual )

3 editions published between 1992 and 2006 in English and held by 54 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
Dead reckoning( Visual )

6 editions published between 1992 and 2006 in English and held by 46 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Humphrey Bogart plays Rip Murdock, an ex-GI trying to find out who framed his pal, Johnny, for murder and then rubbed him out. Tracing his war buddy's shadowy past leads Rip to Coral Chandler, who was once Johnny's sweetheart and is now a chanteuse in a nightclub run by brutal gangster, Martinelli
Easy living by Jacques Tourneur( Visual )

4 editions published between 1989 and 2012 in English and held by 45 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Peter Wilson is the star halfback for the New York Chiefs, who risks oblivion and the loss of his mercenary wife by revealing a newly found heart condition. If Wilson plays the game at his best, he could kill himself; yet if he retires, he loses his lucrative position, his fame and, as a result, his wife
Mystery Classics : 50 movies( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 42 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hours of intrigue and suspense
Stolen face( Visual )

2 editions published between 2006 and 2014 in English and held by 40 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Plastic surgeon Paul Henreid molds the face of a woman who rejected him onto the mug of a horribly scarred prison inmate, and proceeds to wed the parolee despite her social-misfit status. Now, of course, the original gal reappears, and Henreid has one Scott too many, the 'new' one dangerously psychotic!
Hammer film noir( Visual )

2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 40 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The gambler and the lady: A greedy but successful professional gambler wants to join the British Establishment when he falls in love with a blue-blooded lady. But first he must mend his ways and then dump his nightclub singer girl friend. She's not so easy to get rid of, and neither is his past
 
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
The strange love of Martha Ivers
Alternative Names
Lizabet Skot

Lizabeth Scott actrice américaine

Lizabeth Scott Amerikaans acteur

Lizabeth Scott Amerikaans actrice

Lizabeth Scott amerikansk skådespelare

Lizabeth Scott amerikansk skodespelar

Lizabeth Scott amerikansk skuespiller

Lizabeth Scott amerykańska aktorka

Lizabeth Scott attrice statunitense

Lizabeth Scott US-amerikanische Schauspielerin

Matzo, Emma 1922-

Matzo, Emma 1922-2015

Scott, Elizabeth 1922-

Scott, Lizabeth 1922-

Λίζαμπεθ Σκοτ

Лизабет Скот

Лизабет Скотт

ليزابيث سكوت

لیزابث اسکات بازیگر آمریکایی

リザベス・スコット

麗莎貝絲·斯科特

Languages
English (154)

French (4)

German (1)

Catalan (1)

Covers
Scared stiff