WorldCat Identities

Lamour, Dorothy 1914-1996

Overview
Works: 493 works in 1,025 publications in 3 languages and 13,986 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Comedy films  Musical films  Road films  Film adaptations  Biography  Autobiographies  Detective and mystery films  Fiction  Action and adventure films 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Singer, Author, Speaker
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Dorothy Lamour
Road to Bali by Hal Walker( Visual )

92 editions published between 1952 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 1,642 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hope and Crosby are vaudeville performers hired as deep sea divers by an unscrupulous South Sea island prince
The greatest show on Earth by Cecil B DeMille( Visual )

22 editions published between 1952 and 2014 in English and held by 1,428 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A splashy, colorful look at life under the big top that weaves the personal stories of the performers in with the spectacle and color of the circus, and includes an incredible train wreck
My favorite brunette by Elliott Nugent( Visual )

98 editions published between 1947 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 1,039 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this spoof of detective stories, baby photographer Hope substitutes for a private eye and gets involved in a murder mystery
Road to Morocco by Road to Morocco (Motion picture)( Visual )

18 editions published between 1942 and 2012 in English and held by 944 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The lone survivors of a ship wrecked in the Mediterranean, our heroes find themselves in the company of Princess Shalimar (Lamour), who has purchased Bob and plans to make him her husband. The third of the "Road" pictures
Donovan's reef by John Ford( Visual )

17 editions published between 1983 and 2014 in English and held by 867 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A straight-laced Bostonian comes searching for her father, a brawling ex-Navy man living on a South Pacific island
Road to Utopia( Visual )

15 editions published between 1945 and 2010 in English and held by 589 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bing and Bob get caught up in a race to stake their claim to the veins of a Klondike gold mine after nabbing the deed from a couple of vicious killers. Since the boys themselves are skipping town after a shady deal, they decide to adopt the murderers' identities and take the opportunity to get to know the beautiful and ambitious Dorothy Lamour
Road to Singapore by Victor Schertzinger( Visual )

10 editions published between 1940 and 2010 in English and held by 543 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When junior shipping mogul Josh Mallon comes too close to getting hitched, he and his best buddy Ace Lannigan run to the furthest point they can find on a map--Singapore. The first of the famous "Road" pictures starring Bob Hope and Bing Crosby as a team of irrepressible bachelors, the scenery includes Dorothy Lamour as the beautiful live-in housekeeper they bring home
Road to Zanzibar by Victor Schert( Visual )

10 editions published between 1941 and 2002 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 498 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The second of the famous "Road" pictures starring Bob Hope and Bing Crosby as a couple of scheming carnival performers
The Road to Rio by Norman Z McLeod( Visual )

13 editions published between 1947 and 2003 in English and held by 402 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A pair of down-and-out Hollywood musicians find themselves on a slow boat to Rio de Janeiro where they meet a beautiful woman whose sinister guardian is trying to marry her off to a swindler
The road to Hong Kong( Visual )

6 editions published between 1990 and 2013 in English and held by 347 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Harry (Crosby) and Chester (Hope) travel to Tibet to search for a drug to restore Chester's memory. Once they find the cure, Chester's memory becomes so good that he accidentally memorizes a secret formula for space navigation. Soon the two meet up with a beautiful spy (Collins) and get slightly sidetracked ... to another planet!
On the road with Bob Hope and Bing Crosby( Visual )

2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 292 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Road to Zanzibar: Scheming carnival performers split town after selling a phony diamond mine and end up in Zanzibar where they meet a couple of con-women
Creepshow 2 by Michael Gornick( Visual )

24 editions published between 1987 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 249 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Join the rotting Creep as he introduces this horror anthology which presents gruesome looks at the latest tales of horror
The hurricane by John Ford( Visual )

17 editions published between 1937 and 2015 in English and French and held by 244 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An intolerant governor sets off a series of tragic events in an idyllic Pacific paradise, disrupting the peaceful lives of newlywed islanders Terangi and Marama . Terangi is wrongly imprisoned by racist officials and after many failed escape attempts, additional years are added to original his six month jail term. Terangi finally succeeds and returns to Marama after a long absence, but only to be confronted with one of the most savage natural disasters to ever hit the island
We'll meet again : [the love songs of World War II]( Recording )

1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 189 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

College swing( Visual )

1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 184 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

College swing: a tune-filled spoof of small-town college. The big broadcast of 1938: W.C. Fields plays dual roles while Hope juggles three ex-wives and romances Dorothy Lamour
Road to Bali : Road to Rio( Visual )

4 editions published between 1952 and 2010 in English and held by 179 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Road to Rio: Hope and Crosby stow away on an ocean bound ship and they both fall for a young beautiful passenger (Lamour)
My favorite blonde by Bob Hope( Visual )

3 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 173 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

My favorite blonde: It's all aboard for intrigue, laughs and romance as Bob Hope and Madeleine Carroll contend with German spies during a daffy but dangerous cross-country chase. Star spangled rhythm: A young sailor thinks his dad is a studio boss, when in fact his father is a gatekeeper
M-G-M movie legends collection( Visual )

8 editions published between 1943 and 2015 in English and held by 131 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Robert Kittredge is a foreign news correspondent known for inexplicably scooping the big stories. But when he misses the beat on Germany invading Russia, he heads home to his fellow reporter and fiancée Christina Hill in Washington, D.C., in hopes of saving his relationship, career and reputation. While there, he stumbles on a tip that the Axis powers are set to destroy the capital. As Kittredge digs deeper into the story, he finds himself a target, and it's up to Robert to catch the spies, save the city and keep his job
Caught in the draft Give me a sailor( Visual )

4 editions published between 1941 and 2002 in English and held by 120 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Caught in the draft: Hope plays a gun-shy movie star who gets drafted. He pulls through and ends up a hero and wins the heart of the colonel's daughter. Give me a sailor: A comedy about mixed-up relationships. Sailors Jim and Walter Brewster are brothers in love with the same girl, Nancy, who has an ugly duckling sister, Letty. Letty agrees to help Jim win Nancy if he will help her win Walter. Jim tries, but nothing seems to work, that is until a photo of Letty's legs wins first prize in a national contest. Suddenly Walter notices her, but Letty changes her mind, causing things to get even more mixed up
Bob Hope thanks for the memories collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 115 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

(Nothing but the truth) "After betting his colleagues that he can go 24 hours without telling a lie, a young stockbroker finds himself in hot water with his girlfriend and several influential people.--Container
 
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Alternative Names
Dorothy Lamour actrice américaine

Dorothy Lamour actriz estadounidense

Dorothy Lamour aktorka amerykańska

Dorothy Lamour Amerikaans filmacteur

Dorothy Lamour Amerikaans filmactrice

Dorothy Lamour attrice statunitense

Dorothy Lamour US-amerikanische Filmschauspielerin

Kaumeyer, Dorothy 1914-1996

Slaton, Mary Leta Dorothy.

Slaton, Mary Leta Dorothy 1914-1996

Дороти Ламур

Ламур, Дороти

دوروتی لامور

دوروثي لامور

도로시 라무어

ドロシー・ラムーア

多蘿西·蘭默

多萝西·拉莫尔

Languages
English (376)

French (6)

Spanish (5)

Covers
My favorite brunetteDonovan's reefRoad to ZanzibarThe road to Hong KongCreepshow 2