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Shaw, Robert 1927-1978

Overview
Works: 321 works in 1,017 publications in 10 languages and 23,481 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Fiction  History  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Film and video adaptations  Historical films  Juvenile works  Spy films  James Bond films 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Editor, Translator, Bibliographic antecedent, Other
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Jaws by Steven Spielberg ( Visual )
89 editions published between 1975 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 4,697 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A man-eating shark causes havoc off the Long Island coast and three men join together to hunt and destroy it
A man for all seasons by Fred Zinnemann ( Visual )
56 editions published between 1966 and 2009 in 4 languages and held by 3,269 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Sir Thomas More, Chancellor of England, has an unquestioning faith. As a devout Catholic, More refuses to support King Henry VIII's divorce from Catherine of Aragon. In quest of a son, Henry wants to marry his mistress, Anne Boleyn. When the petulant king breaks with Rome and the Pope, More resigns his chancellorship in protest. Unsure in his new position as head of the Church of England, the king is unnerved by More's continued refusal to acknowledge his suzerainty. For his stubborn convictions, More ends up imprisoned in the Tower of London. For holding devotion to God and the Church dearer than his loyalty to the King, More dies
The sting by George Roy Hill ( Visual )
58 editions published between 1973 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 2,961 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Set in 1930's Chicago, this story deals with two con men who seek revenge on a big-time gangster who was responsible for the murder of their friend
The man in the glass booth : a play by Robert Shaw ( Book )
20 editions published between 1967 and 1969 in 3 languages and held by 1,698 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A courtroom drama of Nazi persecution of the Jews
From Russia with love by Terence Young ( Visual )
88 editions published between 1963 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 1,454 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A beautiful Russian girl is used as part of an international conspiracy to kill James Bond, Agent 007. The adventure leads him through Istanbul aboard the Orient Express
Battle of the Bulge ( Visual )
18 editions published between 1965 and 2013 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 979 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In December of 1944 the defeat of Nazi Germany seemed imminent after five tragic years of war. But suddenly, the Allies were faced with a ferocious surprise attack by the Germans on the Belgian front. With deadly new tanks, fresh troops and a cunning commander, the Third Reich was about to make one last vicious assault that could easily turn the tide of World War II and perhaps history
Robin and Marian by Richard Lester ( Visual )
18 editions published between 1983 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 680 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The legend of Robin Hood continues when Robin and Little John return from the Crusades under the command of King Richard the Lionheart. But when Richard is accidently slain, the mad King John assumes the throne and Robin regroups the members of his old Sherwood Forest band
The taking of Pelham One Two Three by Joseph Sargent ( Visual )
17 editions published between 1974 and 2012 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 654 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A gang of armed men hijack a New York City subway train and threaten to kill one hostage per minute unless their demands are met
Ian Fleming's From Russia with love ( Visual )
7 editions published between 1992 and 2012 in English and Italian and held by 580 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
James Bond travels to Istanbul to retrieve a top secret Soviet decoding machine, but his mission is put in jeopardy when he falls in love with a sexy Russian double agent
The deep by Peter Yates ( Visual )
21 editions published between 1977 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 553 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Nick Nolte and Jacqueline Bisset star as a vacationing American couple who quickly find themselves involved in a modern-day pirate tale, complete with sunken treasure and sadistic voodoo terror
Force 10 from Navarone by Guy Hamilton ( Visual )
17 editions published between 1978 and 2011 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 548 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In the darkest days of World War II, Hitler's armies are storming through Europe, annihilating all opposition in their path. But U.S. Colonel Barnsby (Ford) plots to strike a crippling blow to the brutal Nazi forces. To succeed, he'll need the help of the most skilled and lethal soldiers in the world: the Force 10 squad, fresh from their triumphant mission at Navarone
The man in the glass booth ( Visual )
9 editions published between 1974 and 2004 in English and Undetermined and held by 536 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Millionaire Jewish entrepreneur Arthur Goldman (Schell) rules a financial empire from his Manhattan penthouse. He is given to passionate and capricious ravings on a variety of subjects. His growing paranoia, dismissed by those close to him, is confirmed when he is kidnapped by Israeli agents and brought to trial in Israel for crimes against humanity. Is he Arthur Goldman or is he Adolph Dorf, former SS colonel who headed a Nazi concentration camp? As the trial progresses, the question becomes more confusing
The flag by Robert Shaw ( Book )
14 editions published between 1965 and 1968 in English and held by 494 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Black Sunday by Thomas Harris ( Visual )
15 editions published between 1976 and 2011 in 5 languages and held by 368 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A Black September terrorist group attempts to blow up a Goodyear blimp hovering over the Super Bowl stadium with 80,000 people and the President of the United States in attendance
The hiding place by Robert Shaw ( Book )
18 editions published between 1959 and 1969 in English and Undetermined and held by 351 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Two British airmen are kept as prisoners in a cellar in Bonn for seven years by a gentle German psychopath, before they discover that the World War is over
A card from Morocco by Robert Shaw ( Book )
7 editions published in 1969 in English and Undetermined and held by 310 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Custer of the west by Robert Siodmak ( Visual )
9 editions published between 1968 and 2007 in English and held by 182 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Probes into General Custer's own thinking and reveals the motivations that sent on his road to glory and doom"--Container
The sun doctor, a novel by Robert Shaw ( Book )
12 editions published between 1961 and 1973 in 3 languages and held by 180 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Cato Street by Robert Shaw ( Book )
7 editions published between 1971 and 1972 in English and held by 172 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The man in the glass booth : a drama in two acts by Robert Shaw ( Book )
3 editions published between 1968 and 1971 in English and Undetermined and held by 162 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Shaw, Robert, 1927-
Shaw, Robert, 1927-1978
Languages
English (433)
German (15)
French (14)
Spanish (11)
Multiple languages (5)
Japanese (2)
Chinese (1)
Danish (1)
Italian (1)
Arabic (1)
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