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Chartoff, Robert

Works: 118 works in 695 publications in 9 languages and 21,914 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Sports films  Film adaptations  Action and adventure films  Biographical films  Historical films  Science fiction films  Fantasy films  Romance films  Crime films 
Roles: Producer, fmp, Author, Actor, Performer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works about Robert Chartoff
Most widely held works by Robert Chartoff
The right stuff by Philip Kaufman( Visual )

43 editions published between 1983 and 2017 in 3 languages and held by 2,591 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The true story of Alan Shepard, Gus Grissom, John Glenn, Scott Carpenter, Walter Schirra, Gordon Cooper, and Deke Slayton-- the seven men chosen for the Mercury Project manned space flight program in the U.S
Raging Bull by Martin Scorsese( Visual )

104 editions published between 1980 and 2015 in 8 languages and held by 2,398 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Widely hailed as the greatest film of the 1980s, this searing story charts the tortured rise and fall of middleweight champion Jake 'The Bronx Bull' La Motta. Includes bonus features
Rocky by John G Avildsen( Visual )

82 editions published between 1976 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 2,322 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rocky Balboa, a club fighter seemingly going nowhere, gets his once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to go the distance and come out a winner when fate puts him in the ring with the world heavyweight champion
Ender's game by Gavin Hood( Visual )

13 editions published between 2013 and 2016 in English and held by 2,007 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A hostile alien race attacked Earth, and if not for the legendary heroics of Fleet Commander Mazer Rackham, all would have been lost. In preparation for the next attack, Colonel Hyrum Graff is training only the best young children. Ender Wiggin, a shy, but brilliant boy, is soon ordained by Graff as the military's next great hope. Once at Command School, he's trained by Mazer Rackham, himself, to lead them into an epic battle that will determine the future of Earth and save the human race." -- provided by publisher
The Tempest by Julie Taymor( Visual )

7 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and held by 1,405 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In her big-screen adaptation of Shakespeare's mystical thriller 'The Tempest, ' Academy Award-nominated Julie Taymor ('Across the Universe', 'Frida', 'Titus') brings an original dynamic to the story by changing the gender of the sorcerer Prospero into the sorceress Prospera, portrayed by Oscar winner Helen Mirren ('The Queen'). Prospera's journey spirals through vengeance to forgiveness as she reigns over a magical island, cares for her young daughter, Miranda, and unleashes her powers against shipwrecked enemies in this exciting, masterly mix of romance, tragicomedy and the supernatural
Rocky II by Sylvester Stallone( Visual )

42 editions published between 1979 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 1,237 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rocky, having sustained massive injuries in his win against heavyweight champion, Apollo Creed, announces his retirement. But he soon realizes he can't escape his true calling and prepares for the fight of his life
The gambler by Rupert Wyatt( Visual )

8 editions published between 1994 and 2015 in English and held by 1,196 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Both an English professor and a high-stakes gambler, Jim Bennett bets it all when he borrows from a gangster and offers his own life as collateral. Always one step ahead, Bennett pits his creditor against the operator of a gambling ring and leaves his dysfunctional relationship with his wealthy mother in his wake. He plays both sides, immersing himself in an illicit, underground world while garnering the attention of Frank, a loan shark with an interest in Bennett's future
Creed by Ryan Coogler( Visual )

12 editions published between 2015 and 2017 in English and held by 1,071 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Follows Adonis Johnson, son of world heavyweight champion Apollo Creed, as he heads to Philadelphia to convince Rocky Balboa to train him for victory in the boxing ring
Raging bull( Visual )

3 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 982 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jake La Motta is a boxer whose psychological and sexual complexities erupt into violence both in and out of the ring. His brother Joey falls prey to Jake's mounting paranoia and jealousy, while fifteen-year-old Vickie, becomes Jake's wife and most prized trophy. The same anger that drives Jake in the ring, ultimately drives him to beat his wife and brother, and sends Jake down a self-destructive spiral of paranoia and rage
Rocky V by John G Avildsen( Visual )

26 editions published between 1990 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 809 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rocky and his family must move to their old, low-rent neighborhood after all their money is lost by an an unscrupulous financial advisor and injuries force his retirement from the ring. As Rocky tries to resolve the resentment held by his son, a young boxer Rocky trained publicly taunts his mentor, and Rocky realizes he must fight once more
Rocky III by Sylvester Stallone( Visual )

27 editions published between 1982 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 760 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rocky Balboa is now the heavyweight champ and spends his restless idle time participating in charity wrestling matches. The careless Rocky is beaten by a ruthless challenger, Clubber Lang. After Rocky acquires the needed hunger to win, he is ready for the brutal and nail-biting rematch with Lang
Rocky( Visual )

1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 737 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rocky Balboa, the underdog, gets his million-to-one shot at love, self-respect and the world heavyweight boxing crown and comes out a winner
Rocky IV by Sylvester Stallone( Visual )

31 editions published between 1985 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 734 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rocky's training regimen takes him to icy Siberia, where he prepares for a globally televised match against a vicious Soviet fighter, Drago, who literally killed his last opponent
They shoot horses don't they? by Sydney Pollack( Visual )

16 editions published between 1969 and 2017 in English and held by 707 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set The lives of a disparate group of contestants intertwine in an inhumanely grueling dance marathon during the Great Depression
Point blank by John Boorman( Visual )

15 editions published between 1967 and 2015 in English and German and held by 639 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In Alcatraz to divvy up the spoils from a robbery, thief Walker is instead shot point blank by his double-crossing friend Mal Reese and left to die while Reese takes off with Walker's wife Lynne and his $93,000. Resurrected, the stone-faced Walker returns to Los Angeles a couple of years later to seek revenge on Mal with the help of the enigmatic Yost and Lynne's sister Chris
New York, New York by Martin Scorsese( Visual )

38 editions published between 1977 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 436 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This nostalgic salute to the band era begins in the bustling 1940s when saxophonist Jimmy Doyle finds himself falling in love with aspiring singer Francine Evans. Their budding romance flourishes into marriage and a professional working relationship, but the ambitions that brought them together eventually sweep them tragically apart
True confessions( Visual )

10 editions published between 1981 and 2014 in English and held by 323 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A 1940s Los Angeles detective hounds his monsignor brother about a pious pimp's tie to grisly murder
Straight talk( Visual )

9 editions published between 1992 and 2018 in English and held by 200 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Honest Shirlee chucks her boyfriend and heads for Chicago where she ends up hosting a radio show for callers with problems
The new centurions by Richard Fleischer( Visual )

6 editions published between 1986 and 2018 in English and held by 147 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

While attending law school, a young man decides to join the Los Angeles Police Department, changing his life forever
The mechanic( Visual )

7 editions published between 1983 and 2014 in English and held by 137 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A clever hired assassin suffering from remorse & anxiety finds himself the object of another assassin; he must try to outsmart his hunter
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Raging Bull
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Alternative Names
Chartoff, Robert 1933-

Robert Chartoff Amerikaans filmproducent (1933-2015)

Robert Chartoff producteur de films américain

Robert Chartoff productor de cine estadounidense

Robert Chartoff productor de cinema estatunidenc

Robert Chartoff produttore cinematografico statunitense

Robert Chartoff US-amerikanischer Filmproduzent

Ρόμπερτ Τσάρτοφ Αμερικανός παραγωγός ταινιών

Роберт Чартофф

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