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Lawford, Peter 1923-1984

Overview
Works: 460 works in 1,083 publications in 7 languages and 18,508 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Comedy films  Caper films  Musical films  War films  History  Film remakes  Crime films 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Singer, Narrator, 605, Host, Costume designer, Author, Scenarist, Contributor, Interviewee
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Irving Berlin's Easter parade by Fred Astaire( Visual )

50 editions published between 1948 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,622 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Astaire is trying to forget ex-dance partner Miller while rising to stardom with Garland
Exodus by Otto Preminger( Visual )

29 editions published between 1200 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 1,343 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chronicles the story of the postwar Jewish struggle for independence and their fight to establish a homeland in Israel, beginning with the exodus from a Cypriot detention camp of a shipload of courageous European Jews headed toward Israel aboard a weathered freighter
Ocean's eleven by Steven Soderbergh( Visual )

36 editions published between 1960 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 1,248 WorldCat member 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
The picture of Dorian Gray by Albert Lewin( Visual )

17 editions published between 1945 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 1,162 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dorian Gray is an innocent young man who has his portrait painted by a close friend. Soon after he falls under the influence of amoral Lord Henry Wotton. Dorian soon jilts his fiancee, which leads to her suicide. This is the start of a life of increasing debauchery. Dorian realizes that the outward signs of this are apparent only in the portrait. Eventually the picture, secreted in his childhood playroom, becomes almost hideous to behold. But Dorian still has one pure love - Gladys, the niece of the original painter
That's entertainment! by Jack Haley( Visual )

21 editions published between 1974 and 2015 in English and held by 929 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The movies, the magic, the memories, the greatest moments, the brightest stars. The incomparable Golden Era of MGM musicals shines in this compilation of music and dance performances
Little women by Mark Adamo( Visual )

29 editions published between 1949 and 2017 in English and German and held by 912 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Louisa May Alcott's Civil War story of four sisters who share their loves, their joys, and their sorrows
The longest day by Ken Annakin( Visual )

26 editions published between 1961 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 890 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On June 6, 1944, the Allied Invasion of France marked the beginning of the end of Nazi domination over Europe. The attack involved 3,000,000 men, 11,000 planes and 4,000 ships, comprising the largest armada the world has ever seen. A vivid hour-by-hour re-creation of this historic event. Told from the perspectives of both sides, it is a fascinating look at the massive preparation, mistakes and random events that determined the outcome of one of the biggest battles in history
Royal wedding by Stanley Donen( Visual )

80 editions published between 1951 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 856 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A musical set during Princess Elizabeth's wedding to Philip Mountbatten. A brother-sister dance team go to London and get caught up in romance
Advise & consent by Otto Preminger( Visual )

13 editions published between 1962 and 2014 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 838 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Senate investigation into the President's newly nominated Secretary of State, gives light to a secret from the past, which may not only ruin the candidate, but the President's character as well
Never so few by John Sturges( Visual )

10 editions published between 1959 and 2011 in English and held by 422 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An O.S.S. commander and his outnumbered Allied guerrilla force must overcome incredible odds as they train the Kachin natives in modern warfare. But jungle combat, particularly against a Japanese army as familiar with the terrain as the Kachin, is more grueling than they had reckoned
Good news( Visual )

17 editions published between 1947 and 2011 in English and held by 398 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A school librarian falls for a star football player in this lighthearted musical set in the gone-but-not-forgotten college days of the 20's
Dead ringer by Lisa Scottoline( Visual )

8 editions published between 1964 and 2012 in English and held by 312 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Davis plays estranged twin sisters, Edith who has no money and widow Margaret who has fabulous wealth because she married the man she stole from her sister. When Edith kills Margaret she finds it harder than expected to step into her sisters' life and maintain her masquerade
It should happen to you by George Cukor( Visual )

16 editions published between 1954 and 2007 in English and German and held by 259 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A slightly daffy New York model with an urge to be famous rents a huge billboard overlooking New York's Columbus Circle and puts her picture and name on it
Lassie by Thomas Guiry( Visual )

4 editions published in 2011 in English and French and held by 201 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lassie come home: A collie braves storms, hunger, and peril to return to her young master. Son of Lassie: On a bombing run over enemy-occupied Norway, a bomber crewman and his devoted dog, Lassie's son Laddie, parachute from their damaged aircraft into a series of wartime adventures. Courage of Lassie: Lassie is in the Army now. Follows the canine's new adventures form his wilderness puppyhood and wartime battlefield service to postwar stress and a moving family reunion. Hills of home: A Scottish doctor rescues Lassie from a cruel master but nearly regrets his deed when he finds the dog has a phobia of water
Son of Lassie( Visual )

8 editions published between 1945 and 2008 in English and held by 201 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lassie's son Laddie sneaks onto his master's plane during WWII. When the plane gets shot down, the man parachutes out with Laddie in his arms. A sequel to 'Lassie Come Home.'
It happened in Brooklyn by Richard Whorf( Visual )

6 editions published between 1947 and 2008 in English and held by 198 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A returning GI moves in with his old Brooklyn High School janitor and falls for the music teacher while he sets his sights on a career in showbiz
Greatest classic films collection( Visual )

3 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 197 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The band wagon: Tony Hunter is a famous singer/dancer/movie star who is feeling washed up. But his old friends Lily and Les Martin have an idea for a funny little Broadway show and Tony agrees to do it. Things begin to get out of hand when bigshot 'artistic' director/producer/star Jeffrey Cordova joins the production. He proclaims it's a modernistic Faust and insists on hiring a prima ballerina, Gabrielle Gerard, to star opposite Tony. It's hate at first sight. Her jealous choreographer isn't helping matters. The show looks doomed, but romance, an epiphany, and a triumphant opening are waiting in the wings
4 film favorites : Ocean's collection( Visual )

7 editions published in 2009 in English and French and held by 179 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ocean's twelve (125 min.): Set three years after Ocean's 11, this sequel shows us Danny Ocean gathering up his complete gang of con artists and thieves from the first film in New York City before they all jet off to Amsterdam, Rome, and Paris to pull off three seperate heists. All the while, the boys must deal with increasing pressure from a very mad Terry Benedict, a dedicated Europol agent, and a mysterious French rival simply called Dinner Jacket
Esther Williams( Visual )

4 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 177 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On an island with you: "While shooting on location in the South Pacific, a movie star is pursued by a handsome Naval officer who is convinced she is the girl for him"--IMDb.com
Royal Wedding The Belle of New York( Visual )

3 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 172 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Royal Wedding: Tom and Ellen are siblings whose London stage engagement overlaps Princess Elizabeth's royal wedding
 
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Alternative Names
Aylen, Peter Sydney Ernest.

Aylen, Peter Sydney Ernest 1923-1984

Aylen, Peter Sydney Vaughn

Peter Lawford acteur américain

Peter Lawford attore statunitense

Peter Lawford britischer Schauspieler

Peter Lawford Brits acteur

Peter Lawford pemeran laki-laki asal Britania Raya

Petrus Lawford

Vaughn Aylen, Peter Sydney

Πίτερ Λόφορντ

Питер Лоуфорд

פטר לאופורד

بيتر لوفورد

پیتر لافورد

پیتر لاوفورد تهیه‌کننده و بازیگر بریتانیایی

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ExodusOcean's elevenThe picture of Dorian GrayAdvise & consentRat pack confidential : Frank, Dean, Sammy, Peter, Joey & the last great showbiz party