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Chartoff, Robert

Works: 58 works in 534 publications in 9 languages and 20,365 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Sports films  Action and adventure films  Film adaptations  Biographical films  Historical films  Science fiction films  Crime films  Melodrama  Film remakes 
Roles: Producer, Author, fmp, Performer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works about Robert Chartoff
Most widely held works by Robert Chartoff
Rocky Balboa by Sylvester Stallone( Visual )

155 editions published between 1976 and 2015 in 8 languages and held by 5,441 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
Raging bull by Martin Scorsese( Visual )

105 editions published between 1980 and 2015 in 8 languages and held by 3,351 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
The right stuff by Philip Kaufman( Visual )

42 editions published between 1983 and 2013 in 7 languages and held by 2,502 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Elegidos para la Gloria relata la historia del arriesgado piloto de pruebas que rompió la barrera del sonido, de los siete hombres que se convirtieron en los primeros astronautas y la era que forjó su heroísmo
Ender's game by Gavin Hood( Visual )

8 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and held by 1,983 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 gambler by Allan Dwan( Visual )

13 editions published between 1994 and 2015 in English and held by 1,159 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( Visual )

1 edition published in 2016 in English and held by 796 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Adonis Johnson never knew his famous father, world heavyweight champion Apollo Creed, who died before he was born. Still, there's no denying that boxing is in his blood, so Adonis heads to Philadelphia, the site of Apollo Creed's legendary match with a tough upstart named Rocky Balboa
They shoot horses don't they? by Sydney Pollack( Visual )

21 editions published between 1969 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 618 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the midst of the Depression, an entire generation sought out the dance marathon as a means of survival. Gig Young won an Oscar for Best Supporting Actor as the contest promoter
Point blank by Fred Cavayé( Visual )

13 editions published between 1967 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 551 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A professional criminal helps pull off an underworld heist, then is gunned down and left for dead. He resurfaces to track down his share of the loot
New York, New York by Martin Scorsese( Visual )

32 editions published between 1977 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 409 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A musician meets and falls in love with a lounge singer, at the end of World War II
True confessions by Ulu Grosbard( Visual )

8 editions published between 1981 and 2014 in English and Spanish and held by 282 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 )

6 editions published between 1992 and 2011 in English and held by 167 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 Joseph Wambaugh( Visual )

6 editions published between 1986 and 2008 in English and Spanish and held by 149 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 by Simon West( Visual )

9 editions published between 1983 and 2014 in English and Spanish 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
Nickelodeon by Peter Bogdanovich( Visual )

11 editions published between 1976 and 2009 in English and Spanish and held by 95 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The last picture show: A study of life in a small Texas town during the 1950s, following the exploits of two high school football stars
Valentino by Ken Russell( Visual )

9 editions published between 1977 and 2016 in English and Italian and held by 88 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story opens with the super-star actor Rudolph Valentino in his coffin, dead at the age of thirty-one. As one by one the women in his life come to pay homage to "The Sheik," Valentino's rise from tea dance gigolo to screen idol unfolds in a series of extravagant flashbacks - highlighted by beautifully rendered sepia-toned recreations of his silent films. Freely mixing fact and fiction, director Russell, a man of ideas as well as baroque images, uses Valentino's life to comment on the destrucitve nature of the early Hollywood system and American code of machismo
Breakout( Visual )

2 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 84 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nick Colton (Bronson), a reckless pilot hopes to rescue imprisoned Jay Wagner (Robert Duvall) who was framed by Harris Wagner (John Huston)
Rocky four movies( Visual )

3 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 83 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rocky III: Rocky battles his most powerful adversary yet--the ferocious Clubber Lang--in this hard-hitting action that comes out swinging with adventure, humour and emotionally charged human drama. As Rocky Balboa fights his way into the hearts of millions, life couldn't be better. He scores ten consecutive wins, lands lucrative endorsement contracts, and becomes famous throughout the world. But when Clubber Lang K.O's Rocky in a humiliating defeat, it becomes apparent that the "Italian Stallion" has lost his edge. Considering hanging up his gloves, Rocky receives encouragement from an unlikely ally: his old nemesis, Apollo Creed. With Creed's help, Rocky strives to regain the "eye of the tiger" before confronting Lang in a gruelling rematch for the world heavyweight championship
Sylvester Stallone Rocky anthology( Visual )

2 editions published between 2004 and 2006 in English and held by 77 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rocky V: Forced to retire due to injuries, Rocky tries to manage an up-and-coming boxer
Robert Chartoff and Irwin Winkler an American Film Institute seminar on their work : [held November 19, 1975] by Robert Chartoff( Book )

1 edition published in 1977 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

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Raging bull
Alternative Names
Chartoff, Robert 1933-

Robert Chartoff Amerikaans filmproducent (1933-2015)

Robert Chartoff producteur de films américain

Robert Chartoff produttore cinematografico statunitense

Robert Chartoff US-amerikanischer Filmproduzent

Ρόμπερτ Τσάρτοφ

Ρόμπερτ Τσάρτοφ Αμερικανός παραγωγός ταινιών

Роберт Чартофф

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The right stuffThey shoot horses don't they?