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Lombard, Carole 1908-1942

Works: 393 works in 1,382 publications in 7 languages and 18,715 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Comedy films  Film adaptations  Screwball comedy films  History  War films  Romance films  Romantic comedy films  Documentary films  Dark comedy films 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Costume designer, Singer, Instrumentalist, Interviewee, Author, Contributor
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Publications about Carole Lombard
Publications by Carole Lombard
Publications by Carole Lombard, published posthumously.
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My man Godfrey by Gregory La Cava( visu )
175 editions published between 1900 and 2017 in 4 languages and held by 2,577 libraries worldwide
During a riotous society scavenger hunt for a "forgotten man," Lombard finds Powell living in a rubbish dump. She hires him as a butler; and he changes each member of her rich, mad family, while finding new purpose in his own life. A classic screwball comedy of the 1930's
To be or not to be by Ernst Lubitsch( visu )
113 editions published between 1942 and 2017 in 8 languages and held by 1,704 libraries worldwide
"The world is on the brink of war-- but the show must go on. So Joseph Tura, the Polish actor who put the ham in Hamlet, stares beyond the footlights and says, "To be or not to be ..."--Container
Mr. & Mrs. Smith by Alfred Hitchcock( visu )
53 editions published between 1941 and 2016 in 5 languages and held by 1,078 libraries worldwide
A bickering couple discover their marriage isn't legal, and go through the courtship process again
Nothing sacred by William A Wellman( visu )
121 editions published between 1932 and 2017 in 4 languages and held by 1,056 libraries worldwide
A young woman diagnosed with "radium poisoning" is given a last fling in New York City for two weeks, but it all turns into a publicity hoax
Made for each other by John Cromwell( visu )
114 editions published between 1938 and 2016 in English and French and held by 965 libraries worldwide
Romantic drama about a young couple's struggles in their first year of marriage
Twentieth century by Howard Hawks( visu )
16 editions published between 1934 and 2005 in English and No Linguistic Content and held by 631 libraries worldwide
A temperamental Broadway producer trains an untutored actress, but when a star, she proves a match for him
No man of her own ( visu )
18 editions published between 1932 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 331 libraries worldwide
A gambler on the run meets and marries a librarian after she wins a coin toss
Shirley Temple ( visu )
3 editions published between 2005 and 2007 in English and held by 328 libraries worldwide
Now and Forever: Shirley Temple stars as a little rich girl whose father, a jewel thief, comes to claim her from his late wife's relatives
Carole Lombard : the glamour collection ( visu )
4 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 246 libraries worldwide
(Man of the world) A young American girl visits Paris accompanied by her fiancee and her wealthy uncle. (We're not dressing) Beautiful high society type Doris Worthington is entertaining guests on her yacht in the Pacific when it hits a reef and sinks. (Hands across the table) A loafer and a manicurist, both planning to marry money, meet and form an uneasy alliance. (Love before breakfast) Kay bounces between boyfriend Bill and a Wall Street tycoon who thinks he knows what's best for her and bosses her around. (The princess comes across) A woman pretends to be royalty in order to get aboard a crusie ship. (True confession) Helen and Ken are a pretty strange couple, she is a pathological liar, and he is a scrupulously honest lawyer
Now and forever by Henry Hathaway( visu )
9 editions published between 1966 and 2014 in English and held by 177 libraries worldwide
Tiny tot Shirley sparkles as poor-little-rich-girl Penny, whose jewel thief/con artist father, Jerry, has come to claim her from his late wife's stuffy relatives. Together with new spouse Toni, Jerry has sworn to mend his wasys and set a good example for his beloved daughter. But old habits die hard, especially when best schools cost money that Jerry doesn't have
In name only by John Cromwell( visu )
18 editions published between 1939 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 150 libraries worldwide
Alec Walker's wife Maida is a beauty, but she's also a venomous, self-absorbed schemer. Then Alec falls for an open-hearted widow named Julie. And Maida turns wedding vows into a steel trap: If Alec files for divorce, she'll drag Julie into court as a homewrecker - and use Julie's little daughter as a witness
Brother, can you spare a dime? ( visu )
1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 129 libraries worldwide
This documentary juxtaposes newsreel footage, film clips and period music in an eye-opening look at the Great Depression. Many of the movies created in the 1930s featured strong social commentary, while others offered pure escapism and fed a fascination with a dazzling world out of reach to the everyday American. Through a contrast between the fantasy of film and the reality of everyday life, a fascinating perspective on the Great Depression and Hollywood's golden age is presented. Also includes political speeches by Franklin D. Roosevelt and others
Swing high, swing low ( visu )
29 editions published between 1936 and 2016 in English and Spanish and held by 105 libraries worldwide
A musical blend of comedy and drama in which a talented trumpeter goes on a bender but is rescued by his wife
Classic comedy laugh pack ( visu )
3 editions published in 2003 in English and Undetermined and held by 102 libraries worldwide
A collection of four comedy films
Sein oder Nichtsein by Ernst Lubitsch( visu )
47 editions published between 1942 and 2015 in German and Undetermined and held by 96 libraries worldwide
Am Vorabend des Zweiten Weltkrieges muss sich auch die Warschauer Theaterwelt dem Naziregime beugen. Anstatt eines antinazistischen Stücks wird Hamlet wieder auf den SpieIplan gesetzt. Als die Deutschen in Polen einmarschieren, begeben sich die SchauspieIer in den Widerstand. In den deutschen Uniformen des Bühnenfundus drehen sie die tollsten Dinger: Sie machen NazispitzeI unschädlich, führen die Gestapo in die lrre und treiben ihre Aktionen auf eine gefährliche Spitze ... (Quelle: Umschlagtext)
The first kings of comedy collection ( visu )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 92 libraries worldwide
A hilarious tribute to the era of silent slapstick comedy and all the uproarious comedians who built the comedy genre
Made for each other ; Pot o' gold ( visu )
6 editions published between 1996 and 2003 in English and held by 79 libraries worldwide
Made for each other: Newlyweds in Hollywood's Golden Age must overcome poverty, career pressures, and illness. The power of their love sees them through. Pot o' gold: An idle young rich man signs on with a struggling swing band, and convinces his uncle to put the band on the air
Entertaining the troops by Robert Mugge( visu )
1 edition published in 2015 in English and held by 77 libraries worldwide
Collection of television specials from Bob Hope's career in which he entertains American military members overseas
The eagle and the hawk ( visu )
4 editions published between 1933 and 2016 in English and No Linguistic Content and held by 67 libraries worldwide
World War I drama about a reluctant hero struggling to deal with the horrors of war
War collection ( visu )
1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 65 libraries worldwide
Wake Island : Based on the true story of a handful of U.S. Marines holding out against an overwhelming Japanese air, land and sea assault
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Alternative Names
Carole Lombard actrice américaine
Carole Lombard actriu estatunidenca
Carole Lombard actriz estadounidense
Carole Lombard aktorka amerykańska
Carole Lombard Amerikaans actrice
Carole Lombard amerikanesch Schauspillerin
Carole Lombard attrice statunitense
Carole Lombard pemeran perempuan asal Amerika Serikat
Carole Lombard US-amerikanische Schauspielerin
Karol Lombard
Kerol Lombard
Kerola Lombarda
Lombard Carol 1908-1942
Peters, Jane 1909-1942
Peters, Jane Alice
Peters, Jane Alice 1908-1942
Peters, June Alice
Κάρολ Λόμπαρντ
Карол Ломбард
Керол Ломбард
Кэрал Ломбард
Кэрол Ломбард
Քերոլ Լոմբարդ
קרול לומברד שחקנית אמריקאית
كارول لومبارد ممثلة أمريكية
کارول لمبارد بازیگر آمریکایی
კეროლ ლომბარდი
캐롤 롬바드
English (679)
German (53)
Spanish (23)
French (17)
Italian (2)
Esperanto (2)
Multiple languages (1)
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