WorldCat Identities

Lamarr, Hedy 1913-2000

Overview
Works: 319 works in 781 publications in 8 languages and 12,949 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Biography  Nonfiction films  Documentary films  Biographical films  Historical films  Musical films  Romantic comedy films  Comedy films 
Roles: Actor, Author, Performer, Honoree, Other, Speaker
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about Hedy Lamarr
 
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Most widely held works by Hedy Lamarr
Bombshell( Visual )

3 editions published between 2017 and 2018 in English and held by 634 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

What do the most ravishingly beautiful actress of the 1930s and '40s and the inventor whose concepts were the basis of cell phone and Bluetooth technology have in common? They are both Hedy Lamarr, the glamour icon whose ravishing visage was the inspiration for Snow White and Cat Woman and a technological trailblazer who perfected a radio system to throw Nazi torpedoes off course during WWII
Samson and Delilah by Cecil B DeMille( Visual )

51 editions published between 1949 and 2017 in 7 languages and held by 605 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Journey through time to a gloriously extravagant Biblical setting of lust, violence, and betrayal in this meticulously restored Oscar-winning classic from legendary filmmaker Cecil B. DeMille. Victor Mature flexes his muscles through such scenes as Samson's barehanded battle with a lion, a single-handed assault on a thousand Philistine soldiers and the spectacular climax where he pulls down the pagan temple
Algiers by John Cromwell( Visual )

67 editions published between 1933 and 2017 in 3 languages and held by 564 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A criminal eludes capture in the Casbah section of Algiers until he is lured out of hiding by a beautiful woman
Boom town by Jack Conway( Visual )

8 editions published between 1940 and 2013 in English and Spanish and held by 464 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In search of black-gold fortunes, two men will dream, scheme and team up to become rich. Things between the friends get rough, as one man steals the love of a woman from the other
Ziegfeld girl( Visual )

13 editions published between 1941 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 443 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on the Ziegfeld Follies, Ziegfeld Girl centers on the lives of three girls given a chance at stardom- a vaudeville singer determined to see her name in lights, a beauty more interested in her marriage, and an elevator operator who makes it to the top but plummets in booze
Tortilla Flat by Spencer Tracy( Visual )

5 editions published between 1992 and 2011 in English and held by 263 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Story of a group of Paisanos, descendants of early Mexican settlers in Northern California. They live in the tiny town of Tortilla Flat near Monterey and spend their days eating, drinking and relaxing in the sun. When one of them inherits two houses, the rest are soon living in the houses without paying rent! The situation is further complicated when the house owner falls for a beautiful woman
Ekstase by Giotto( Visual )

38 editions published between 1932 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 207 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Simple yet symbolic story of an adulterous love triangle in a pastoral setting
Cecil B. DeMille's Samson and Delilah( Visual )

8 editions published between 1990 and 2005 in English and Undetermined and held by 135 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of the Bible's legendary strongman and the woman who seduces, then betrays him
The strange woman by Edgar G Ulmer( Visual )

25 editions published between 1946 and 2017 in English and held by 133 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A shrewish, ambitious woman in early 19th-century Maine schemes for the favors of three rich men
My favorite spy by Norman Z McLeod( Visual )

6 editions published between 1951 and 2013 in English and held by 130 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

While headed to Tangier to purchase a microfilm containing important war secrets, foreign spy Eric Augustine is captured by the authorities. Burlesque comedian Peanuts White, a dead ringer for Augustine, is recruited by the government to take over Augustine's mission. White is briefed, dressed to look exactly like Augustine, and thrust into the world of espionage and international intrigue. In Tangiers problems arise when he meets Lily, Augustine's sweetheart and mastermind of the spy ring
Copper Canyon by America's Scenic Rail Journeys( Visual )

6 editions published between 1950 and 2013 in English and held by 120 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the early days after the Civil War, Johnny, a vaudeville sharpshooter, tries to outrun his past as a hero in the Confederate Army. But when some ex-Confederate miners need protection from Unionists and corrupt lawmen who run Copper Canyon, Johnny decides to fight for justice. Along the way he wins the heart of a local beauty
Comrade X( Visual )

6 editions published between 1940 and 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 106 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Soviet streetcar conductor Theodore is as lovely as a Botticelli angel and as forbidding as a Moscow winter. American reporter "Mac" Thompson is hunky and self-confident. Together, in pre-World War II Russia, the two share an adventure involving secret identities, a marriage of convenience, hairbreadth escapes and a thrilling tank-chase as Mac tries to help Theodore leave for the USA one step ahead of the corrupt secret police
Dishonored lady( Visual )

20 editions published between 1947 and 2014 in English and held by 88 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hedy Lamarr is Madeleine Damien, a gorgeous and sophisticated fashion editor living life in the fast lane in an age when "good girls didn't." Depressed by her tarnished reputation, she deliberately crashes her car into a tree and lands on a psychiatrist's couch. Encouraged to change her ways, she starts over with a new name and a new career. She falls in love with a young doctor (Dennis O'Keefe) but her past-life returns to haunt her. Dragged into her old party-girl habits by former coworkers, Madeleine goes home one night with an ex-lover. When he turns up murdered, she finds herself the prime suspect. A courtroom trial follows, and Madeleine is forced to fight for her life
Come live with me( Visual )

3 editions published between 1941 and 2017 in English and held by 75 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Beautiful Austrian political refugee "Johnny" Jones is about to be deported, leaving the loving arms of a married Manhattan publisher for the waiting arms of the Nazis. The solution: instant citizenship via a marriage of convenience with flat-broke writer Bill Smith, in which the only thing they'll share is the same last name"--Container
Experiment perilous by Jacques Tourneur( Visual )

9 editions published between 1944 and 2011 in English and French and held by 73 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Psychiatrist Dr. Huntington Bailey falls in love with his patient, Alida Bederaux, the wife of wealthy businessman Nick Bederaux
The conspirators( Visual )

3 editions published between 2012 and 2014 in English and held by 59 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After committing an act of sabotage against the Nazis, Vincent Van Der Lyn escapes from the Netherlands to neutral Portugal, where he enlists in the underground resistance under the leadership of Ricardo Quintanilla. Tasked by Quitanilla with uncovering a traitor, Vincent soon finds himself being fitted for a frame while falling for the secretive Irene, and the Nazis are closing in
Great cinema classics : 15 films( Visual )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 58 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

H.M. Pulham, Esq. by King Vidor( Visual )

3 editions published between 1941 and 2009 in English and held by 52 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"One soft-boiled egg for Harry. Two peanuts for the squirrels in the park. Each morning is the same for prosperous, proper Bostonian Harry Pulham - until he begins writing his biography for his 25th Harvard class reunion. Then memories of the free-spirited woman he once loved, of the liberated life he could have had, of all the aching what ifs of middle age bring Harry abruptly face-to-face with his past."--Container insert
Dark crimes : 50 movie pack( Visual )

2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 51 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Return to a time when the movies were black and white but the dark characters that inhabited them displayed every shade of grey. Deception, betrayal, corruption, larceny and murder stir the landscape in this collection of amoral tales filled with features that thrilled bygone audiences and are back to delight a new generation"--Container
Edgar G. Ulmer : archive( Visual )

2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 45 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of five feature films directed by Edgar G. Ulmer
 
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Alternative Names
Boies, Hedy

Boies, Hedy 1913-2000

Hedi Lamarr

Hedija Lamarra

Hedy Kieslerová Rakouská herečka

Hedy Lamarr actrice, productrice et scientifique américaine d'origine autrichienne

Hedy Lamarr Actriz e inventora estadounidense de origen austríaco

Hedy Lamarr Actriz estadounidense

Hedy Lamarr aktorka austriacka

Hedy Lamarr Amerikaans acteur

Hedy Lamarr Amerikaans actrice en uitvinder

Hedy Lamarr amerikai színésznő, feltaláló

Hedy Lamarr attrice e scienziata austriaca

Hedy Lamarr Austrian-American actress and co-inventor of an early technique for spread spectrum communications and frequency hopping

Hedy Lamarr Awstiriya mama llaqtayuq aranway pulllaq

Hedy Lamarr éisträichesch-US-amerikanesch Schauspillerin an Erfinderin

Hedy Lamarr österreichisch-US-amerikanische Schauspielerin und Erfinderin

Hedy Lamarr österrikisk-amerikansk skådespelare och uppfinnare

Hedy Lamarr østerriksk-amerikansk oppfinner og skuespiller

Hedy Lamarr pemeran perempuan asal Amerika Serikat

Hedy Lamarrová rakouská herečka

Kiesler, Hedwig 1913-2000

Kiesler, Hedwig 1914-2000

Kiesler, Hedwig 1915-

Kiesler, Hedwig Eva Maria.

Kiesler, Hedwig Eva Maria 1913-2000

Kiesler, Hedwig Eva Maria 1914-2000

Kiesler, Hedy

Kiesler, Hedy 1913-2000

Kiesler, Hedy 1914-2000

Kieslerova, Hedy 1914-2000

Lamarr, Hedy 1914-2000

Lee, Hedy

Lee, Hedy 1913-2000

Loder, Hedy

Loder, Hedy 1913-2000

Mandl, Hedy

Mandl, Hedy 1913-2000

Markey, Hedy Kiesler

Markey, Hedy Kiesler 1913-2000

Stauffer, Hedy 1913-2000

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Геді Ламарр

Хедзі Ламар

Хеди Ламар

Хеди Ламар австриско-американска глумица и пронаоѓач

Хеді Ламарр

Хэди Ламарр

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הדי לאמאר

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