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Thorpe, Richard 1896-1991

Overview
Works: 291 works in 836 publications in 7 languages and 11,319 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Detective and mystery films  Romantic comedy films  Screwball comedy films  Musical films  Action and adventure films  Comedy films  History  Western films 
Roles: Director, Producer, Author, Restager, Film editor, Editor, fmd, Performer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Publications about Richard Thorpe
Publications by Richard Thorpe
Publications by Richard Thorpe, published posthumously.
Most widely held works about Richard Thorpe
 
Most widely held works by Richard Thorpe
Jailhouse rock by Richard Thorpe( visu )
49 editions published between 1957 and 2013 in 7 languages and held by 1,260 libraries worldwide
A young man is sent to prison when he accidentally kills a man in a barroom brawl. While behind bars he takes up singing and is helped in the record business by a beautiful young woman
The thin man by W. S Van Dyke( visu )
10 editions published between 1944 and 2005 in 3 languages and held by 773 libraries worldwide
Outlaws come and go in Nick & Nora's lives, now it's time to meet the in-laws. The debonair sleuths leave little Nicky Jr. at boarding school, grab Asta and head to Nick's boyhood home of Sycamore Springs
Sir Walter Scott's Ivanhoe ( visu )
4 editions published between 1952 and 2005 in German and English and held by 641 libraries worldwide
Adaptation of Sir Walter Scott's classic tale set in England in the Middle Ages
The adventures of Huckleberry Finn ( visu )
14 editions published between 1939 and 2009 in English and held by 542 libraries worldwide
Adapted for the screen, this is Mark Twain's classic adventure of a small boy on the Mississippi River in pre-Civil War America
The prisoner of Zenda by Richard Thorpe( visu )
32 editions published between 1937 and 2008 in 6 languages and held by 510 libraries worldwide
To save the crown, an English gentleman masquerades as his distant cousin, the King of Ruritania
The Tarzan collection ( visu )
12 editions published between 1993 and 2005 in English and Undetermined and held by 488 libraries worldwide
Includes: Tarzan, The Ape Man (1932), Tarzan escapes (1936), Tarzan's secret treasure, Tarzan's New York adventure, Tarzan and his mate (1934), Tarzan finds a son (1939) and a documentary
Three little words by Richard Thorpe( visu )
12 editions published between 1950 and 2006 in 3 languages and held by 442 libraries worldwide
Bert Kalmar always wanted to be a magician, but all it takes is a disastrous opening night to make his dream go poof! So, Kalmar moves on and finds songwriting magic with collaborator Harry Ruby
The legend of Rin Tin Tin ( visu )
2 editions published between 2008 and 2011 in English and held by 441 libraries worldwide
America's favorite canine hero can be found in this collection of 48 classic episodes from four movie serials
Fun in Acapulco ( visu )
23 editions published between 1963 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 378 libraries worldwide
Elvis Presley heads for Acapulco where he works as a boat hand, a lifeguard and singer--all while romancing the girls
Vengeance Valley by Richard Thorpe( visu )
77 editions published between 1951 and 2012 in 6 languages and held by 355 libraries worldwide
A ranch foreman (Lancaster) is continually battling his wayward Brother (Walker) in this melodramatic tale of the western range
Great Caruso by Richard Thorpe( visu )
20 editions published between 1951 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 315 libraries worldwide
Traces Caruso's career, from beginning as a young cafe singer through his 18-year triumph at the Met, centering on his happy marriage to Dorothy Benjamin and his troubles with her family
Boot Hill Vengeance Valley ( visu )
2 editions published between 2002 and 2004 in English and held by 270 libraries worldwide
In Boot Hill a wealthy town boss causes trouble and two brothers have no choice but to meet the challenge with guns blazing. In Vengeance Valley hardworking Owen is framed by his jealous brother for a crime he didn't commit
The complete Thin Man collection ( visu )
3 editions published between 2005 and 2012 in English and held by 246 libraries worldwide
A collection of six "Thin man" films starring William Powell and Myrna Loy as a married couple who dabble in mysteries
Ivanhoe by Walter Scott( visu )
15 editions published between 1952 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 218 libraries worldwide
Set in 12th century England, the story follows one brave man's attempt to restore Richard The Lion-Hearted to the throne stolen by his evil brother, Prince John
That funny feeling ( visu )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 215 libraries worldwide
A young and pretty maid-for-hire meets and begins dating a wealthy businessman. Embarrassed about taking him to her tiny apartment, she takes him to the home she cleans--not knowing it's really his place. He goes along with the deception until she discovers who he really is and seeks revenge
Esther Williams ( visu )
4 editions published between 2007 and 2014 in English and held by 192 libraries worldwide
Disc 1. "Bathing beauty" - 1944 .; Disc 2. "Easy to wed" - 1946 .; Disc 3. "On an island with you" - 1948 ; Disc 4. "Neptune's daughter) - 1949 Disc 5. "Dangerous when wet" - 1953
Knights of the Round Table by Richard Thorpe( visu )
25 editions published between 1953 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 188 libraries worldwide
The story of Arthur Pendragon, King of all England, whose reign and company of knights are dedicated to the ideals of peace, justice, and chivalry. Lancelot, the king's favorite knight, and his beautiful Queen Guinevere are torn between their secret love for each other and their loyalty to Arthur
Myrna Loy and William Powell collection ( visu )
2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 184 libraries worldwide
Manhattan melodrama: The friendship between two orphans endures even though they grow up on opposite sides of the law and fall in love with the same woman
On an island with you ( visu )
7 editions published between 1948 and 2015 in English and held by 169 libraries worldwide
Lawrence Kingslee is a young navy lieutenant who is brought in as techninical adviser on a song-dance-and-swim film being made by screen star Rosalind Reynolds. Having once done a number with her, and been kissed at the end of a Forces show, Lawrence somehow believes she should be his girl. Her boyfriend, on the other hand, a fellow co-star of Rosalind, is just one of those who disagrees
A date with Judy ( visu )
7 editions published between 1948 and 2011 in English and No Linguistic Content and held by 166 libraries worldwide
This MGM musical comedy, filmed in Technicolor, is typical wholesome family entertainment and is as a result, a corny and cheery story about teenagers. Based on a popular radio show which began in 1941, this merry outing follows the adventures of Judy Foster, a young woman determined to attend the big school dance with an impressive date. Judy and her lifelong friend Carol fall out when they both fall for a suave older man. A high-spirited teen, Judy manages to unintentionally make a hash of her friends and family's love lives. Songs include 'It's a Most Unusual Day' 'Cuanto Le Gusta', 'Strictly On the Corny Side', 'Judaline', 'I've Got a Date with Judy', 'I'm Gonna Meet My Mary' 'Love Is Where You Find It'
 
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Alternative Names
Inghram, Frank 1896-1991
Inghram, Frank L. 1896-1991
Richard Thorpe Amerikaans filmregisseur (1896-1991)
Richard Thorpe réalisateur américain
Richard Thorpe regista statunitense
Richard Thorpe US-amerikanischer Filmregisseur
Thorpe, Rollo Smolt 1896-
Thorpe, Rollo Smolt 1896-1991
Ричард Торп
Ռիչարդ Թորփ
ریچارد تورپ بازیگر و کارگردان آمریکایی
소프, 리처드 1896-1991
リチャード・ソープ
Languages
English (238)
Spanish (45)
French (10)
German (9)
Multiple languages (3)
Italian (1)
Esperanto (1)
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