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Del Rio, Dolores 1905-1983

Works: 214 works in 529 publications in 5 languages and 6,780 library holdings
Genres: Drama  History  Film adaptations  Case studies  Comedy films  Musical films  Romance films  Biographical films  Musical settings  Fiction 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Costume designer, Singer, Author, Dedicatee
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Flying down to Rio by Thornton Freeland( Visual )

24 editions published between 1933 and 2011 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 765 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This film, containing the first of many Fred Astaire - Ginger Rogers partnerships, concerns a band in Rio. Songs include "The Carioca," "Orchids in the Moonlight," and the title song. Pilot and band leader Gene Raymond woos Dolores Del Rio, and then learns that she is engaged to a friend of his, after he flys her home to Rio. Fred & Ginger provide the musical moments. Notable for a brilliantly photographed finale with chorus girls on the wings of flying airplanes, the movie was the musical that broke with the rather contrived Busby Berkeley production and moved toward a closer integration of musical and narrative elements. Astaire's dance numbers come not as interruptions but as extensions of the plot
Cheyenne autumn by John Ford( Visual )

3 editions published between 2002 and 2006 in English and French and held by 511 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A western. Follows a small, heroic band of Cheyenne Indians as they escape from a wretched Oklahoma reservation in 1878 and fight their way back to their homeland in the Yellowstone River country 1,500 miles away. [Library of Congress]
Flaming star by Don Siegel( Visual )

15 editions published between 1960 and 2014 in English and held by 447 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set in west Texas in the years after the Civil War, this is the story of a half-breed who's mother is an Indian and whose father is white who is torn between two worlds. After an Indian uprising, his problems mount as he is feared by the whites, mistrusted by Indians and hunted by both
María Candelaria by Emilio Fernndez( Visual )

36 editions published between 1943 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 373 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set in 1909, Maria is an outcast in her small Mexican village because of her late mother's immoral behavior. Shunned and outcast, forbidden to earn a living, she lives a solitary life. Her only friends are the town priest and a peasant whom she loves and wants to marry. Their poverty and misery are exploited by the local farm lord and a well-to-do city artist who sees in her face the perfect woman whom he wishes to paint. This leads everyone into tragedy
Doña Perfecta by Alejandro Galindo( Visual )

14 editions published between 1985 and 2010 in Spanish and held by 242 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Pepe, a young upstart in the year of reforms, arrives in the township of Sante Fe, immediately creating hostility when he tries to force the townspeople to change their ways. He seeks refuge in the home of his Aunt Doña Perfecta, only to learn she opposes his liberal ideas more than anyone"--Container
Bird of paradise by Joel McCrea( Visual )

27 editions published between 1931 and 2014 in English and French and held by 232 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A Handsome South Seas soldier of fortune falls in love with the daughter of a Polynesian native chieftain. Alas, their idyllic romance is destined to come to a sudden and violent end: tribal custom decrees that she is to be sacrificed to the local volcano. After initial resistance, the heroine nobly resigns herself to her fate, realizing that there is no place for her in her white lover's civilization
Flor Silvestre by Emilio Fernndez( Visual )

13 editions published between 1943 and 2010 in Spanish and held by 124 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Flor Silvestre: When a landowner's son marries a laborer's granddaughter, his father disowns him and he joins the revolutionary element in Mexico. He later learns that a band of outlaws, opposed to the revolutionists, has killed his father
Evangeline by Edwin Carewe( Visual )

12 editions published between 1929 and 2013 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 121 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"In the quiet Acadian village of Grand-Pré, Nova Scotia, lives the beautiful and beloved Evangeline. She is betrothed to Gabriel, but before they can marry, France and England declare war. The Acadians, bound by allegiance to England but with ties of kinship to France, refuse to take up arms. As a result, they are forcefully deported (most ending up in Louisiana). The British set fire to the village as the men are herded aboard a man-o'-war. Evangeline must set sail for unknown lands. Wandering the American wilderness, she begins the search for her lost love."--Container
La malquerida( Visual )

7 editions published between 1985 and 2005 in Spanish and English and held by 112 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Acacia lives with her mother and a stepfather she purely loathes. She sees her chance to escape her imprisonment by accepting a marriage proposal in spite of not loving her suitor. Esteban, her stepfather, is secretly in love with Acacia and plots to murder her fiancee as he works to prove his love for her. Acacia ultimately bows to his wishes, accepting his love, and is forced to face her mother's scorn
The Children of Sanchez( Visual )

7 editions published between 1978 and 2004 in English and Spanish and held by 99 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sanchez is the proud patriarch of a poor Mexican family. The Sanchez clan has seen the worst of times, yet they have survived so long by sticking together. Now Consuelo, Sanchez' oldest daughter, wants to break away from the poverty and succeed on her own as an airline attendant. But Sanchez expects her to help him raise the three younger children in this single-parent, single-room household
The fugitive by John Ford( Visual )

15 editions published between 1947 and 2008 in English and held by 86 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On the run from a Central American government's totalitarian and anti-clerical authorities, an anguished priest struggles to perform the duties of the church while hiding from the military police
La Cucaracha( Visual )

11 editions published between 1992 and 2010 in Spanish and held by 81 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A love story that takes place during the Mexican Revolution
Wonder bar( Visual )

7 editions published between 1934 and 2014 in English and Multiple languages and held by 76 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Proprietor Al Wonder, a master showman keeps the champagne flowing, the patrons glowing and the bills paid. In just one night at this merrily sophisticated Parisian watering hole, anything can happen ... and almost everything does
The fugitive by Graham Greene( Visual )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 73 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on Graham Greene's novel The Power and the Glory, the story follows a priest in Latin America pursued by a ruthless police lieutenant carrying out the dictates of an oppressive, anti-clerical government. There's another fugitive as well: an American killer on the run, and the paths of the two hunted men cross with fateful consequences. A haunting paean to the resilience of faith, The Fugitive remains a filmmaking triumph
Los hijos de Sanchez( Visual )

8 editions published between 1985 and 2005 in Spanish and English and held by 73 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The true story of a father who struggles to keep his family alive after the death of his wife, despite poverty, hostility, and little hope
Las abandonadas by Emilio Fernndez( Visual )

6 editions published between 1995 and 2008 in Spanish and held by 66 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Las abandonadas: A woman abandoned by her fiancé is obliged to do all kinds of work until she falls into the trap of prostitution. She has a son and manages to bring him up, paying his schooling without him knowing it. At the end her son mistakes her for a beggar and gives her money
Stars of the silver screen, 1929-1930( Recording )

1 edition published in 1967 in English and held by 47 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

El pecado de una madre( Visual )

6 editions published between 1986 and 2007 in Spanish and held by 45 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Una película altamente dramática en donde dos mujeres tendrán que decidir entre el amor de un hombre o el amor de un hijo. Esta película trata la historia de dos mujeres enamoradas del mismo hombre, la tragedia empieza cuando al morir en un terrible accidente la madre y el padre dejan huérfano a un hijo al cual la segunda mujer recoge y cría como si fuera de ella. Un da̕ la madre que no murió regresa a reclamar a su hijo."--Distributor's website
Greatest classic films collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 44 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Roberta: Fred and Ginger sing I Won't Dance, but their feet prove otherwise in a tale of Parisian high fashion and hijinks
La otra( Visual )

7 editions published between 1995 and 2007 in Spanish and English and held by 35 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young woman meets her double and finds its her long lost sister who has married a wealthy man. She murders her sister and tries to take her place but cannot succeed at the deception
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Asnsolo de Martinez, Lolita Dolores 1905-1983

Asnsolo Lpez-Negrete, Dolores.

Asnsolo Lpez-Negrete, Dolores 1905-1983

Asnsolo Lpez-Negrete, Mara de los Dolores, 1905-1983

Del Ro, Dolores 1905-1983

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Dolores del Ro attrice messicana

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Dolores del Ro Mexican film actress

Dolores del Ro mexikanische Filmschauspielerin

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Lpez-Negrete, Dolores Asnsolo.

Lpez-Negrete, Dolores Asnsolo 1905-1983

Martnez Asnsolo y Lpez Negrete, Dolores 1905-1983

Rio, Dolores del.

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