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Thorpe, Richard 1896-1991

Works: 326 works in 1,022 publications in 6 languages and 12,154 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Action and adventure films  Musical films  History  Comedy films  Western films  Detective and mystery films  Television adaptations  Historical television programs 
Roles: Director, Author, Producer, Restager, fmd, Film editor, Performer, Other, Contributor, Author of screenplay, Editor
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 ( visu )
42 editions published between 1957 and 2017 in 4 languages and held by 1,269 libraries worldwide
While imprisoned for causing a death in a bar fight, Vince Everett takes to singing, and when paroled enters the music industry to eventually become a star
Sir Walter Scott's Ivanhoe by Richard Thorpe( visu )
56 editions published between 1952 and 2013 in 7 languages and held by 906 libraries worldwide
A vivid adaptation of Sir Walter Scott's classic tale set in England in the Middle Ages. The story follows one brave knight's attempt to restore Richard The Lion-Hearted to the throne stolen by his evil brother, Prince John. The action is full scale and vigorous, boasting some of the most spectacular fighting sequences ever filmed with authentic jousting scenes
The thin man goes home by Dashiell Hammett( visu )
16 editions published between 1944 and 2017 in 3 languages and held by 794 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 (the dog) and head to Nick's boyhood home of Sycamore Springs
Adventures of Huckleberry Finn by Mark Twain( visu )
17 editions published between 1939 and 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 536 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 )
22 editions published between 1937 and 2008 in English and Undetermined and held by 499 libraries worldwide
He has the appearance and manner of the king, yet he's really a lookalike ... and on his shoulders rests all hope of foiling a blackguard's plot to usurp the throne. Adventure, pageantry and royal intrigue are forged at sword point
The Tarzan collection ( visu )
8 editions published between 1993 and 2005 in English and Undetermined and held by 473 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
The legend of Rin Tin Tin ( visu )
2 editions published between 2008 and 2011 in English and held by 454 libraries worldwide
America's favorite canine hero can be found in this collection of 48 classic episodes from four movie serials
Three little words by Richard Thorpe( visu )
14 editions published between 1950 and 2006 in 3 languages and held by 448 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
Fun in Acapulco by Richard Thorpe( visu )
25 editions published between 1963 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 399 libraries worldwide
A part-time lifeguard and night club singer romances two beautiful women
Knights of the Round Table by Richard Thorpe( visu )
38 editions published between 1953 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 358 libraries worldwide
The classic version of the legend of Camelot. Return to a time of sweet romance when knighthood was in flower. The newly crowned King of England, Arthur Pendragon, dedicates his reign and the fellowship of the Knights of the Round Table to the ideals of peace, justice and chivalry. The noble knight, Sir Lancelot, and Arthur's Queen Guinevere are torn between their secret love for one another and their loyalty to Arthur
Vengeance Valley by Luke Short( visu )
48 editions published between 1951 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 325 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 )
17 editions published between 1951 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 302 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 )
3 editions published between 2002 and 2004 in English and held by 273 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 )
2 editions published between 2005 and 2012 in English and held by 245 libraries worldwide
A collection of six "Thin man" films starring William Powell and Myrna Loy as a married couple who dabble in mysteries
That funny feeling ( visu )
4 editions published between 2004 and 2016 in English and held by 226 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
Myrna Loy and William Powell collection ( visu )
2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 186 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
The student prince by Sigmund Romberg( visu )
19 editions published between 1954 and 2011 in English and Chinese and held by 179 libraries worldwide
The voice of Mario Lanza and the choreography of Hermes Pan are featured in this adaptation of the Sigmund Romberg musical, in which the future king of Karlsburg falls for a Heidelberg barmaid instead of the princess he's supposed to marry
Tarzan, the ape man by Woodbridge Strong Van Dyke( visu )
21 editions published between 1932 and 2005 in English and German and held by 175 libraries worldwide
While Jane is in England, a safari leader snares Tarzan in a steel cage, planning to exhibit him in a freak show. Tarzan's loyal animal friends must come to his aid
Esther Williams ( visu )
2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 171 libraries worldwide
On an island with you: "While shooting on location in the South Pacific, a movie star is pursued by a handsome Naval officer who is convinced she is the girl for him"
Greatest classic films collection ( visu )
2 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 169 libraries worldwide
Tarzan escapes. A dastardly hunter has Tarzan caged and ready to ship to England for display as a sideshow freak. Can steel bars hold the ape man?
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Alternative Names
Inghram, Frank 1896-1991
Inghram, Frank L. 1896-1991
Richard Thorpe actor y director de cine estadounidense (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
ריצ'רד ת'ורפ שחקן אמריקאי
ریچارد تورپ بازیگر و کارگردان آمریکایی
소프, 리처드 1896-1991
English (306)
German (23)
Spanish (8)
French (7)
Chinese (5)
Italian (1)
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