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Shaw, Robert 1927-1978

Overview
Works: 350 works in 1,103 publications in 11 languages and 24,419 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  History  Fiction  Action and adventure films  Television adaptations  Interviews  Spy films  Detective and mystery films  Historical films 
Roles: Actor, Author, Performer, Editor, Translator, Bibliographic antecedent, Scenarist, Other
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works about Robert Shaw
 
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Jaws by Steven Spielberg( Visual )

92 editions published between 1975 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 4,842 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 )

48 editions published between 1966 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 3,279 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 )

65 editions published between 1973 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 3,057 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 )

25 editions published between 1967 and 1975 in 3 languages and held by 1,826 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Millionaire Jewish entrepreneur Arthur Goldman 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
From Russia with love by Ian Fleming( Visual )

66 editions published between 1982 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 1,422 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 1,120 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
The taking of Pelham One Two Three by Joseph Sargent( Visual )

27 editions published between 1974 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 714 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Four ruthless men seize a New York City subway car and the seventeen passengers on board are suddenly caught in a perilous game of life and death. A million dollar ransom is paid following several deaths and the four men leave the subway car to make their escape but only one gets out of the subway alive
Robin and Marian by Richard Lester( Visual )

16 editions published between 1983 and 2012 in English and German and held by 664 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
Ian Fleming's From Russia with love( Visual )

6 editions published between 1992 and 2012 in English and Italian and held by 651 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 man in the glass booth( Visual )

10 editions published between 1974 and 2004 in English and Undetermined and held by 617 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 deep by Peter Yates( Visual )

23 editions published between 1977 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 598 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 )

25 editions published between 1978 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 560 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 plots to strike a crippling blow upon 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. They are fresh from their triumphant mission at Navarone. But when the team's plan goes awry in a firestorm of blistering battles, Barnsby and the squad's hard-driving Major Mallory are forced to devise a new and even more dangerous scheme to attack the Nazi war machine
The flag by Robert Shaw( Book )

16 editions published between 1965 and 1968 in English and held by 484 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Black Sunday by Thomas Harris( Visual )

12 editions published between 1977 and 2003 in 3 languages and held by 390 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 )

19 editions published between 1959 and 1969 in English and Undetermined and held by 347 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 299 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Custer of the west by Robert Siodmak( Visual )

9 editions published between 1968 and 2007 in English and held by 194 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 )

13 editions published between 1961 and 1973 in English and Undetermined and held by 179 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hamlet at Elsinore( Visual )

6 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 173 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The historic production of Hamlet filmed on location at Elsinore, Denmark, the actual location where the play is set. The tragic Danish prince in Hamlet at Elsinore, the only production of Shakespeare's masterpiece ever filmed at Elsinore. This truly unique and thrilling production has not been seen in North America since its original premiere in 1964 on NET, the precursor to PBS
Cato Street by Robert Shaw( Book )

7 editions published in 1972 in English and held by 163 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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A man for all seasons
Alternative Names
Robert Shaw acteur britannique

Robert Shaw aktor amerykański

Robert Shaw attore britannico

Robert Shaw britischer Schauspieler

Robert Shaw britisk skribent og skodespelar

Robert Shaw britisk skribent og skuespiller

Robert Shaw Brits acteur

Robert Shaw brittisk frfattare och skdespelare

Shaw, Robert 1927-

Shaw, Robert 1927-1978

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رابرت شاو بازیگر و نویسنده بریتانیایی

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A man for all seasonsThe stingFrom Russia with loveRobin and MarianThe deep