WorldCat Identities

Alvarado, Don

Overview
Works: 37 works in 42 publications in 1 language and 995 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Melodrama  Film noir  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Legal films  Romance films  Musical films  Western films  Short films 
Roles: Actor, Performer
Classifications: PN1997.A1, 791.4375
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about Don Alvarado
 
Most widely held works by Don Alvarado
Marlene Dietrich : the glamour collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 512 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Morocco: A cabaret singer arrives in Morocco and continues her wicked career by enslaving all the men in sight, until she finally falls in love. Blonde Venus: An aspiring young actress gives up the stage to marry a scientist who becomes afflicted with radium poisoning. She returns to cabaret life and meets a wealthy playboy who gives her the money for her husband's treatment. The devil is a woman: At the turn of the century, in the port town of Seville, it's carnival week, and the blood of enemies and the passions of lovers run hot. But, none so much as those of a young revolutionary, his old friend, and the new woman who comes between them both. The flame of New Orleans: An impoverished countess arrives in New Orleans with one thing in mind, to marry a wealthy man. Golden earrings: A Hungarian gypsy rescues a British intelligence officer and helps him to accomplish his mission
Illegal( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 223 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The big steal: Jane and Duke (alias Capt. Blake) accidentally meet in Vera Cruz while chasing flim-flam man Fiske. Soon the local Inspector General (El Gato) is involved. Fiske races across Mexico, pursued by Jane and Duke, trailed by the real Capt. Blake. The crafty Inspector General is waiting for them in Tihuacan but they all give him the slip
Morning glory by Lowell Sherman( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 73 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Eva Lovelace is a would-be actress trying to crash the New York stage. She is a wildly optimistic chatterbox full of theatrical mannerisms. Her looks, more than her talent, attract the interest of a paternal actor, a philandering producer, and an earnest playwright. Is she destined for stardom or will she fade after her brief blooming
Rio Rita( Visual )

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

Rita, an Irish-Mexican girl oversees a large ranch near the Mexican border. Rita's brother is suspected of being "The Kinkajou," a notorious bandit. On the trail of the Kinkajou, an undercover Texas Ranger falls in love with Rita, much to the chagrin of a wealthy but despotic landowner. The villain arranges to make it appear that the Ranger is the Kinkajou, prompting Rita to consent to marriage with the cad in order to save her lover's life. The true identity of the Kinkajou is revealed at a lavish costume party. The finale was filmed in early (two-strip) Technicolor
Dixiana( Visual )

1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 31 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

La cucaracha: A Mexican dancer and her boyfriend, also a dancer, have a lovers' quarrel and do some competetive dancing
The Battle of the sexes by D. W Griffith( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 30 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A middle-aged magnate makes a fool of himself when he strays from his loving wife and children into the cynical arms of a gold digger and her dishonest lover
Illegal( Visual )

2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The big steal: Jane and Duke (alias Capt. Blake) accidently meet in Vera Cruz while chasing flim-flam man Fiske. Soon the local Inspector General (El Gato) is involved. Fiske races across Mexico, pursued by Jane and Duke, trailed by the real Capt. Blake. The crafty Inspector General is waiting for them in Tihuacan but they all give him the slip
The big steal by Don Siegel( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jane and Duke (alias Capt. Blake) accidently meet in Vera Cruz while chasing flim-flam man Fiske. Soon the local Inspector General (El Gato) is involved. Fiske races across Mexico, pursued by Jane and Duke, trailed by the real Capt. Blake. The crafty Inspector General is waiting for them in Tihuacan but they all give him the slip
La Cucaracha( Visual )

2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chatita (Steffi Duna), a Mexican cantina singer, is in love with the cantina's lead dancer Pancho (Don Alvarado). A famous Mexico City theater owner comes to their small town to audition Pancho for a contract with his company. Chatita decides to mess up the audition in hopes that Pancho will not get the job and stay at their cantina. Hilarity ensues as Chatita plans go awry. This live-action film from Pioneer Films was the first to use the new 3 strip Technicolor process, far superior to the old 2-color process
La Cucaracha( Visual )

2 editions published between 1988 and 2001 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A lavish musical romance with classic Mexican songs and dances
The devil is a woman by Josef Von Sternberg( Visual )

2 editions published between 1935 and 2011 in Undetermined and English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Film told in flashbacks of an older man's obsession for a woman who can belong to no-one but can frustrate everyone. The backdrop is Sternberg's surreal and fantastic Carnaval in Spain --IMDb
Marlene Dietrich, the glamour collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Morocco: A cabaret singer arrives in Morocco and continues her wicked career by enslaving all the men in sight, until she finally falls in love. Blonde Venus: An aspiring young actress gives up the stage to marry a scientist who becomes afflicted with radium poisoning. She returns to cabaret life and meets a wealthy playboy who gives her the money for her husband's treatment. The devil is a woman: At the turn of the century, in the port town of Seville, it's carnival week, and the blood of enemies and the passions of lovers run hot. But, none so much as those of a young revolutionary, his old friend, and the new woman who comes between them both. The flame of New Orleans: An impoverished countess arrives in New Orleans with one thing in mind, to marry a wealthy man
"Illegal" [and], "The big steal"( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The big steal: Jane and Duke (alias Capt. Blake) accidently meet in Vera Cruz while chasing flim-flam man Fiske. Soon the local Inspector General (El Gato) is involved. Fiske races across Mexico, pursued by Jane and Duke, trailed by the real Capt. Blake. The crafty Inspector General is waiting for them in Tihuacan but they all give him the slip
Free and easy ; Estrellados( Visual )

1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Estrellados: " ... a prime example of the once customary practice of 'parallel production' that helped Hollywood market their fare overseas during the silent-to-sound transition. It's a full alternative version of the film, shot simultaneously with Free and Easy starring Buster and a Spanish-speaking cast."--Container
Pediatric allergy by R. Michael Sly( Book )

2 editions published in 1977 in Undetermined and English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Blonde Venus ; The devil is a woman( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Blonde Venus: Marlene Dietrich is an aspiring young actress who gives up the stage to marry a hopeful scientist. When he is taken ill, she returns to cabaret life and meets a rich playboy
La cucaracha( Book )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A musical romance with classic Mexican songs and dances. Chatita, a Mexican cantina singer is in love with the cantina's lead dancer Pancho. A famous Mexican city theater owner comes to their small town to audition Pancho for a contract with his company. Chatita decides to mess up the audition in hopes that Pancho will not get the job and stay at their cantina
Fiesta( Visual )

1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

A South-of-the-Border musical mix is offered in this feature-length double bill. Fiesta is producer Hal Roach's romantic comedy, also known as 'Gaiety', that features the Guadalajara Trio and lively folk dancers. La Cucaracha is a lavish musical romance with classic Mexican songs and dances that was the first three-color Technicolor short subject
The loves of Carmen( Visual )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Dramatic adaptation of Prosper Mérimée's story of a soldier's seduction and corruption by an amoral gypsy
Cafe society( Visual )

1 edition published in 1939 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

A spoiled socialite marries a roughneck reporter to win a bet, but later discovers she really loves him
 
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Alternative Names
Don Alvarado Amerikaans acteur (1904-1967)

Don Alvarado amerikansk skådespelare

Don Alvarado amerikansk skodespelar

Don Alvarado amerikansk skuespiller

Don Alvarado amerykański aktor filmowy

Don Alvarado attore cinematografico statunitense

Don Alvarado US-amerikanischer Schauspieler, Regieassistent und Produktionsmanager

Page, Don, 1904-1967

Paige, José

Дон Альварадо американский актёр немого кино

دان آلوارادو بازیگر آمریکایی

Languages
English (26)

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