Richard Thorpe (I) (1896–1991)

Director | Writer | Actor



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  • Dean Martin, Eva Bartok, Joe Pasternak, and Richard Thorpe in Ten Thousand Bedrooms (1957)
  • Richard Thorpe
  • Myrna Loy, William Powell, Florence Rice, and Richard Thorpe in Double Wedding (1937)
  • Myrna Loy, William Powell, William H. Daniels, and Richard Thorpe in Double Wedding (1937)
  • Myrna Loy, Rosalind Russell, and Richard Thorpe in Man-Proof (1938)
  • Elvis Presley during the filming of "Jailhouse Rock," MGM, 1957.

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Personal Details

Born

Rollo Smolt Thorpe

Hutchinson, Kansas, USA

Died

(age 95)
Palm Springs, California, USA


Height:

6' (1.83 m)

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