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Ameche, Don

Works: 362 works in 765 publications in 5 languages and 14,651 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Comedy films  Juvenile works  Film and video adaptations  History  Fiction  Musical films  Romantic comedy films  Television programs 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Host, Singer, Author, Speaker, Costume designer, Director, Narrator, Other
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Cocoon by Ron Howard( visu )
60 editions published between 1985 and 2010 in 6 languages and held by 1,744 libraries worldwide
"When visitors from a distant galaxy return to earth on a secret mission, their other-worldly powers afford a group of senior citizens who had expected nothing more from life than bingo, shuffleboard, aches and pains, the chance to recapture their youth"--Container
Trading places by John Landis( visu )
18 editions published between 1983 and 2009 in English and held by 1,490 libraries worldwide
The rich Duke Brothers wager on whether a born loser like Billy Ray Valentine, a hustler from the ghetto, can become as successful as Winthorpe, a wealthy investment executive, if put in the proper environment--and would a prig like Winthorpe turn to a life of crime if he were to lose it all
Harry and the Hendersons ( visu )
20 editions published between 1987 and 2014 in English and Spanish and held by 1,222 libraries worldwide
When an average American family meets "Harry," a legendary Bigfoot creature, their life is turned upside down until they are able to return him back to his natural environment
Heaven can wait by Ernst Lubitsch( visu )
26 editions published between 1943 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 906 libraries worldwide
Newly deceased playboy Henry Van Cleve arrives at the outer offices of Hades where he asks a bemused Satan for permission to enter the gates of Hell. Though the Devil doubts he will qualify, Henry proceeds to recount a lifetime wooing and pursuing women
Homeward bound the incredible journey by Duwayne Dunham( visu )
5 editions published between 1999 and 2008 in English and held by 873 libraries worldwide
A fun-loving bulldog, a wise old golden retriever, and a hilarious Siamese cat travel hundreds of miles through the rugged Sierras to return to home and their human family
Alexander's ragtime band ( visu )
10 editions published between 1938 and 2004 in English and No Linguistic Content and held by 594 libraries worldwide
Roger and his friend Charlie audition at a saloon in San Francisco's Barbary Coast. The number "Alexander's ragtime band" proves to be a sensation. Charlie soon falls in love with Stella who is the singer of the band. When Roger returns from World War I, he meets Stella and learns she and Charlie have married
Cocoon the return by Daniel Petrie( visu )
11 editions published between 1988 and 2014 in English and held by 588 libraries worldwide
A follow-up to 'Cocoon', this second film has the elderly earthlings return for a visit to their home planet
Midnight ( visu )
11 editions published between 1995 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 469 libraries worldwide
A penniless showgirl, impersonating a Hungarian countess, quickly adapts to her new lifestyle with the help of an aristocrat. But she finds herself falling in love with yet another poor man
Columbo ( visu )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 456 libraries worldwide
Columbo, a disheveled, cigar-chomping, trench coat-wearing police lieutenant, who appears to be an incompetent bumbler. Despite his appearance, Columbo is the shrewdest, most resourceful detective in the LAPD
In old Chicago ( visu )
13 editions published between 1937 and 2006 in 3 languages and held by 415 libraries worldwide
The story centers on the O'Leary family, whose eldest boys achieve notoriety and power in 19th century Chicago. After Dion helps Jack get elected mayor, they lock horns over Chicago's slums. The whole town takes sides and then old Chicago is wiped out by the fire of 1871
Down Argentine way ( visu )
4 editions published between 1989 and 2006 in English and held by 397 libraries worldwide
Musical romance about Glenda, a rich New Yorker who collects fine horses and Ricardo, an Argentine rancher renowned for his prize jumpers. Their families have been feuding for years so they have to conduct a Romeo and Juliet romance
Things change by David Mamet( visu )
13 editions published between 1987 and 2000 in 4 languages and held by 311 libraries worldwide
Gino, an old Italian-American shoeshine man, is asked by the local crime chief to confess to a murder. If he agrees, he will be back on the street in three years, and the mob will give him his dream--a fishing boat of his own in Sicily. First Gino refuses, then he changes his mind. Jerry, a younger syndicate underling, is to guard him over the weekend until he can confess on Monday. The two men retire to a hotel room, where Jerry grows restless, says the hell with it, and decides to take the old guy to Tahoe for the weekend. More complications follow, of purely Mamet-ian sorts, in this combination of comedy and menace
Moon over Miami ( visu )
5 editions published between 1941 and 2006 in English and held by 303 libraries worldwide
Two sisters and their aunt come into a small inheritance. Kay poses as a wealthy woman and they head for Miami and romance
Silk stockings an original cast recording by Cole Porter( Sound Recording )
10 editions published between 1955 and 2006 in English and held by 279 libraries worldwide
Goldilocks original Broadway cast by Leroy Anderson( Sound Recording )
12 editions published between 1958 and 1992 in English and Undetermined and held by 236 libraries worldwide
Original Broadway cast Don Ameche
Homeward bound : the incredible journey Homeward bound II : lost in San Francisco ( visu )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 230 libraries worldwide
Homeward bound II: When Chance, the American bulldog; Sassy, the Himalayan cat; and Shadow, the golden retriever accidentally get separated from their vacationing owners, the pets navigate the streets of San Francisco, trying to find their home across the Golden Gate Bridge
Wing and a prayer the story of Carrier X ( visu )
7 editions published between 2001 and 2005 in English and held by 217 libraries worldwide
Film about newly-trained pilots in World War II, their by-the-book leader, and the plans of the U.S. Naval leaders to lull the Japanese into a false sense of superiority
That night in Rio ( visu )
9 editions published between 1941 and 2013 in English and French and held by 210 libraries worldwide
"Don Ameche and Alice Faye pair up as husband and wife, Baron and Baroness Duarte, and head to South America in this musical classic. In order to avoid some financial problems, the Baron switches places with impersonator Larry Martin "Direto da Broadway" (also Ameche). When Martin's affections for the Baroness are too kind and romantic, both the Baroness and Martin's girlfriend Carmen realize their men are up to something."--Container
The boatniks ( visu )
2 editions published between 1997 and 2005 in English and held by 196 libraries worldwide
A clumsy ensign is put in charge of Newport Harbor, and has to deal with jewel thieves
Folks! ( visu )
6 editions published between 1992 and 2006 in English and Spanish and held by 168 libraries worldwide
The life of Jon Aldrich, Chicago stock trader, husband and father, becomes a nightmare when his parents move in with him
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Alternative Names
Amici, Dominic Felix.
Amici, Dominic Felix Wirkl. Name 1908-1993
Don Ameche acteur et cinéaste américain
Don Ameche actor estadounidense
Don Ameche Aktor Amerika
Don Ameche Amerikaans acteur
Don Ameche amerikai színész
Don Ameche amerikanischer Schauspieler
Don Ameche amerykański aktor
Don Ameche attore e regista statunitense
Don Ameche yhdysvaltalainen näyttelijä
Дон Амичи
Дон Амічі
דון אמיצ'י
دان آمچه بازیگر و کارگردان آمریکایی
دون أميتشي
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