WorldCat Identities

Del Rio, Dolores 1905-1983

Works: 253 works in 660 publications in 6 languages and 7,713 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Western films  History  Film adaptations  Musical films  Comedy films  Romance films  Historical films  Melodramas (Motion pictures)  Case studies 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Costume designer, Author, Singer, Dedicatee
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works about Dolores Del Rio
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Most widely held works by Dolores Del Rio
Flying down to Rio by Thornton Freeland( Visual )

34 editions published between 1933 and 2015 in English and held by 755 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This film has a tuneful score and some spectacular mid-air production numbers, including "The Carioca."
Cheyenne autumn by John Ford( Visual )

4 editions published between 1998 and 2006 in English and held by 544 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 )

18 editions published between 1960 and 2014 in English and held by 454 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"In the years after the Civil War, western Texas is an uneasy meeting ground of two cultures: one white, the other Native-American. When fighting breaks out between the settlers and natives, Pacer Burton (Elvis Presley), the son of a white rancher (John McIntire), is pulled into the deadly violence despite his peacemaking efforts."--Container
Bird of paradise by King Vidor( Visual )

35 editions published between 1931 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 387 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

From legendary Oscar-winning director King Vidor (The crowd, Duel in the sun) comes an exotic tale of romance set in gorgeous Polynesia: Bird of paradise. Johnny (Joel McCrea) is an intrepid young sailor traveling the South Seas who falls in love with Luana (Dolores del Rio), the beautiful daughter of an island chief. But Luana is betrothed to a neighboring native prince, and is soon to be married. With little thought to the future, Johnny and Luana elope together, searching for paradise in each other's arms. With McCrea at his most dashing and del Rio at her alluring height, Bird of paradise is a movie of wild eroticism and thrilling adventure, and not to be missed
María Candelaria by Emilio Fernández( Visual )

41 editions published between 1943 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 370 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 223 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
The fugitive by John Ford( Visual )

23 editions published between 1947 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 180 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story follows a priest in Mexico 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
Evangeline by Edwin Carewe( Visual )

16 editions published between 1929 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 123 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
Flor Silvestre by Emilio Fernández( Visual )

15 editions published between 1943 and 2010 in Spanish and held by 120 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Subido al cielo: The story of a young peasant who is forced by his brothers to leave his bride on their wedding night to see their dying mother. Knowing that most of her sons are just waiting for her to die in order to get their inheritance, the old woman asks her one good son to travel to the city to retrieve her will. This means taking the dilapidated town bus to his mother's home town--a bus filled with colorful characters, including a seductive young woman
La malquerida( Visual )

8 editions published between 1985 and 2010 in Spanish and English and held by 103 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 )

8 editions published between 1978 and 2004 in English and held by 89 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
Wonder bar( Visual )

7 editions published between 1934 and 2014 in English and Multiple languages and held by 88 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Proprietor Al Wonder, a master showman who keeps the champagne flowing, the patrons glowing and the bills paid. In just one night at this merrily sophisticated watering hole, anything can happen ... and almost everything does
La Cucaracha by Ismael Rodríguez Ruelas( Visual )

12 editions published between 1992 and 2010 in Spanish and held by 83 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A love story that takes place during the Mexican Revolution
Los hijos de Sanchez( Visual )

12 editions published between 1983 and 2006 in Spanish and English and held by 80 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 Querubim Lapa( Visual )

9 editions published between 1995 and 2008 in Spanish and held by 76 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
Greatest classic films collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 68 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Story of Vernon and Irene Castle: Fred and Ginger dance up a storm as they dramatize the careers of the early-1900's renowned ballroom dancers, Vernon and Irene Castle
Stars of the silver screen, 1929-1930( Recording )

1 edition published in 1967 in English and held by 52 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bugambilia( Visual )

8 editions published between 1995 and 2010 in Spanish and held by 41 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tells the story of a complex love affair between a foreman and the daughter of a mine owner
El pecado de una madre( Visual )

6 editions published between 1986 and 2007 in Spanish and held by 39 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
La otra( Visual )

9 editions published between 1995 and 2007 in Spanish and English and held by 39 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young woman meets her double and finds it's 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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Alternative Names
Asúnsolo de Martinez, Lolita Dolores 1905-1983

Asúnsolo López-Negrete, Dolores.

Asúnsolo López-Negrete, Dolores, 1905-1983

Asúnsolo López-Negrete, María de los Dolores, 1905-1983

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DelRío, Dolores 1905-1983

Dolores del Río actrice de cinéma

Dolores del Río attrice messicana

Dolores del Río meksikansk skuespiller

Dolores del Río meksykańska aktorka filmowa i telewizyjna

Dolores del Río Mexicaans actrice

Dolores del Río Mexican film actress

Dolores del Río mexikanesch Filmschauspillerin

Dolores del Río mexikanische Filmschauspielerin

Dolores Del Rio mexikansk skådespelare

Dolores del Río penyanyi asal Meksiko

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