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Richard Thorpe

Richard ThorpeAKA Rollo Smolt Thorpe

Born: 24-Feb-1896
Birthplace: Hutchinson, KS
Died: 1-May-1991
Location of death: Palm Springs, CA
Cause of death: unspecified
Remains: Cremated (ashes scattered at sea)

Gender: Male
Race or Ethnicity: White
Sexual orientation: Straight
Occupation: Film Director

Nationality: United States
Executive summary: Jailhouse Rock

Wife: Belva McKay (b. 9-Jan-1904, d. 20-Oct-1975)
Son: Jerry Thorpe (television director, b. 1926)

    Hollywood Walk of Fame 6101 Hollywood Blvd. (motion pictures)

    The Last Challenge (22-Dec-1967)
    That Funny Feeling (16-Aug-1965)
    The Truth About Spring (1964)
    Fun in Acapulco (27-Nov-1963)
    Follow the Boys (27-Feb-1963)
    The Horizontal Lieutenant (18-Apr-1962)
    The Honeymoon Machine (10-Jul-1961)
    The Tartars (1961)
    The House of the Seven Hawks (29-Oct-1959)
    Killers of Kilimanjaro (1959)
    Jailhouse Rock (17-Oct-1957)
    Tip on a Dead Jockey (6-Sep-1957)
    Ten Thousand Bedrooms (3-Apr-1957)
    The Adventures of Quentin Durward (23-Nov-1955)
    The Prodigal (6-May-1955)
    Athena (4-Nov-1954)
    The Student Prince (15-Jun-1954)
    Knights of the Round Table (22-Dec-1953)
    All the Brothers Were Valiant (13-Nov-1953)
    The Girl Who Had Everything (27-Mar-1953)
    The Prisoner of Zenda (4-Nov-1952)
    Ivanhoe (31-Jul-1952)
    Carbine Williams (May-1952)
    It's a Big Country (20-Nov-1951)
    The Unknown Man (16-Nov-1951)
    The Great Caruso (16-Apr-1951)
    Vengeance Valley (16-Feb-1951)
    Three Little Words (12-Jul-1950)
    Black Hand (11-Mar-1950)
    Malaya (27-Dec-1949)
    Challenge to Lassie (31-Oct-1949)
    The Sun Comes Up (12-May-1949)
    Big Jack (12-Apr-1949)
    A Date with Judy (21-Jun-1948)
    On an Island with You (3-May-1948)
    This Time for Keeps (17-Oct-1947)
    Fiesta (12-Jun-1947)
    What Next, Corporal Hargrove? (21-Nov-1945)
    Her Highness and the Bellboy (11-Jul-1945)
    Thrill of a Romance (23-May-1945)
    The Thin Man Goes Home (25-Jan-1945)
    Two Girls and a Sailor (27-Apr-1944)
    Cry Havoc (9-Nov-1943)
    Above Suspicion (6-Aug-1943)
    Three Hearts for Julia (21-May-1943)
    Apache Trail (Sep-1942)
    Tarzan's New York Adventure (May-1942)
    Joe Smith, American (Feb-1942)
    White Cargo (1942)
    Tarzan's Secret Treasure (1-Dec-1941)
    Barnacle Bill (7-Apr-1941)
    The Bad Man (28-Mar-1941)
    Wyoming (13-Sep-1940)
    20 Mule Team (3-May-1940)
    The Earl of Chicago (5-Jan-1940)
    Tarzan Finds a Son! (16-Jun-1939)
    The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn (10-Feb-1939)
    Three Loves Has Nancy (2-Sep-1938)
    The Crowd Roars (5-Aug-1938)
    The Toy Wife (10-Jun-1938)
    The First Hundred Years (12-Mar-1938)
    Love Is a Headache (14-Jan-1938)
    Man-Proof (7-Jan-1938)
    Double Wedding (15-Oct-1937)
    Night Must Fall (30-Apr-1937)
    Dangerous Number (22-Jan-1937)
    Tarzan Escapes (27-Oct-1936)
    The Voice of Bugle Ann (15-Feb-1936)
    Secret of the Chateau (3-Dec-1934)
    Murder on the Campus (30-Oct-1933)
    Wild Horse (2-Aug-1931)

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