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Thorpe, Richard 1896-1991

Works: 288 works in 749 publications in 6 languages and 11,278 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  History  Fiction  Tarzan films  Juvenile works  Western films  Film and video adaptations  Popular music  Biography 
Roles: Director, Producer, Film editor, 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 )
53 editions published between 1957 and 2012 in 7 languages and held by 1,225 libraries worldwide
Sent to prison for accidentally killing a man the convicted young man learns to sing and when released he becomes a pop music star
Ivanhoe by Richard Thorpe( visu )
41 editions published between 1952 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 887 libraries worldwide
Adaptation of Sir Walter Scott's classic tale set in England in the Middle Ages
The thin man goes home ( visu )
7 editions published between 1944 and 2006 in English and No Linguistic Content and held by 735 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."--Container
The Tarzan collection ( visu )
7 editions published between 1993 and 2005 in English and Undetermined and held by 489 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 Harry Ruby( visu )
11 editions published between 1950 and 2006 in English and No Linguistic Content and held by 424 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
Prisoner of Zenda by John Cromwell( visu )
5 editions published between 1993 and 2007 in English and Undetermined and held by 409 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 legend of Rin Tin Tin ( visu )
2 editions published between 2008 and 2011 in English and held by 399 libraries worldwide
America's favorite canine hero can be found in this collection of 48 movie serials from the Golden Age of Cinema. Marvel at the exploits of Rin Tin Tin in these four classic serials from the '30s as everyone's hero saves the day. Cliff-hanging thrills and nail-biting excitement have entertained generations of viewers, young and old alike!
Mark Twain's The adventures of Huckleberry Finn ( visu )
9 editions published between 1939 and 2010 in English and held by 387 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
Fun in Acapulco by Richard Thorpe( visu )
28 editions published between 1963 and 2012 in 6 languages and held by 357 libraries worldwide
A part-time lifeguard and night club singer romances two beautiful women
Knights of the Round Table by Richard Thorpe( visu )
39 editions published between 1953 and 2013 in 7 languages and held by 350 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
The great Caruso by Richard Thorpe( visu )
14 editions published between 1951 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 316 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
Vengeance Valley by Luke Short( visu )
38 editions published between 1951 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 294 libraries worldwide
A ranch foreman (Lancaster) is continually battling his wayward Brother (Walker) in this melodramatic tale of the western range
ER by Michael Crichton( visu )
4 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 284 libraries worldwide
Yi liao shi yi zhong tuan dui yu ke xue de gong zuo, xu yao dang ji li duan yu zui jia tui ce. zhe yi miao huan hen kai xin, xia yi miao ke neng jiu mian lin bei ju, yi tian 24 xiao shi dai ming, chu le xue xi hai shi xue xi. jun li yi yuan shi yi suo jiao xue yi yuan, mei tian du yi qun pi yu ying bian de xue sheng yu quan xin feng xian de yi sheng chu li yi xiang bu dao de zhuang kuang yu bing li. ben ji you jiang jie kai geng duo ju qing yu cheng gong yi liao de ju qing.. ka te yi sheng yu ke wa ke cong fei zhou hui lai, qi zhong yi ge hai you le xin huan, er qie liang ren du hen xing yun de sheng cun xia lai, dan shi ji zhen shi de luo ma nuo, jiu mei you zhe me xing yun le, er tong shi you liang ming cong bu tong di fang zhuan ren guo lai de yi xue yuan xue sheng, neng you ben shi jie shou mian lin de ren wu ma?jing yan feng fu de yi yuan zheng zhun bei ying jie ta men de dao lai
Boot Hill ( visu )
2 editions published between 2002 and 2004 in English and held by 252 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 232 libraries worldwide
A collection of six "Thin man" films starring William Powell and Myrna Loy as a married couple who dabble in mysteries
Tarzan, the ape man by W. S Van Dyke( visu )
16 editions published between 1932 and 2009 in 4 languages and held by 213 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
The adventures of Huckleberry Finn by Mark Twain( visu )
7 editions published between 1939 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 202 libraries worldwide
Eager to flee from his drunken father and the confining life with Widow Douglass and Miss Watson, Huck sets off on a raft down the Mississippi with Jim, a runaway slave, in tow
That funny feeling ( visu )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 192 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 )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 179 libraries worldwide
Double wedding: A bohemian painter butts heads with his girlfriend's sister, before they admit their feelings for each other
A date with Judy by Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer( visu )
9 editions published between 1948 and 2011 in 3 languages 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
Thorpe, Rollo Smolt, 1896-
Thorpe, Rollo Smolt, 1896-1991
English (226)
French (16)
Spanish (15)
German (14)
Multiple languages (4)
Japanese (1)
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