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Chartoff, Robert

Works: 120 works in 726 publications in 9 languages and 22,163 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Sports films  Film adaptations  Action and adventure films  Biographical films  Historical films  Science fiction films  Crime films  Film remakes  Gangster 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 )

48 editions published between 1983 and 2017 in 3 languages and held by 2,588 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of how seven cocky pilots - Alan Shepard, Gus Grissom, John Glenn, Scott Carpenter, Walter Schirra, Gordon Cooper, and Deke Slayton - became the astronauts of Project Mercury and pioneered America's launch into the space race
Raging Bull by Martin Scorsese( Visual )

107 editions published between 1980 and 2015 in 8 languages and held by 2,390 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

De Niro stars as champion boxer Jake La Motta, who rose from the streets of the Bronx to the heights of his sport, only to find disillusionment and corruption as well as fame
Rocky by John G Avildsen( Visual )

86 editions published between 1976 and 2018 in 5 languages and held by 2,345 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 1,960 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
Rocky II by Sylvester Stallone( Visual )

44 editions published between 1979 and 2018 in 3 languages and held by 1,259 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
Creed by Ryan Coogler( Visual )

13 editions published between 2015 and 2018 in English and held by 1,075 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Adonis Johnson never knew his famous father, world heavyweight champion Apollo Creed, who died before he was born. Still, there₂s no denying that boxing is in his blood, so Adonis heads to Philadelphia, the site of Apollo Creed₂s legendary match with a tough upstart named Rocky Balboa
The gambler by Mark Wahlberg( Visual )

4 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 1,023 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
Raging bull( Visual )

3 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 981 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 835 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Upon returning home from his latest triumph, Rocky Balboa learns that all his money has been lost by an unscrupulous financial advisor. To make matters worse, his fight-related injuries force his retirement from the ring. So Rocky, his wife, Adrian, and his son, Rocky Jr., move to their old, low-rent neighborhood in South Philadelphia
Rocky III by Sylvester Stallone( Visual )

28 editions published between 1982 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 789 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rocky becomes world famous, scoring ten consecutive wins. But after suffering a humiliating defeat against Clubber Lang, he considers hanging up his gloves. With encouragement from his old nemesis, Apollo Creed, Rocky strives to regain the "eye of the tiger" before confronting Lang in a rematch
Rocky IV by Sylvester Stallone( Visual )

32 editions published between 1985 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 767 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rocky Balboa proudly holds the world heavyweight boxing championship, but a new challenger has stepped forward. Drago is a six-foot-four-inch, 261-pound fighter who has the backing of the Soviet Union. This time, Rocky's training regimen takes him to icy Siberia, where he prepares for a globally televised match in the heart of Moscow. But nothing can truly prepare him for what he's about to face a powerfully charged fight to the finish
They shoot horses don't they? by Sydney Pollack( Visual )

18 editions published between 1969 and 2017 in English and held by 736 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set The lives of a disparate group of contestants intertwine in an inhumanely grueling dance marathon during the Great Depression
Rocky( Visual )

1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 725 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
Point blank by John Boorman( Visual )

16 editions published between 1967 and 2015 in English and German and held by 649 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 448 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A joint-jumpin' saxophonist meets his match in a wannabe starlet who dreams of singing in the spotlight
True confessions( Visual )

12 editions published between 1981 and 2014 in English and held by 324 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 201 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 gambler by Karel Reisz( Visual )

4 editions published between 1994 and 2002 in English and held by 170 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The story of a compulsive gambler who can't quit or win. He falls into debt to the mob for $40,000 but seems to relish the thrill of gambling against the long shot."--Container
The new centurions by Richard Fleischer( Visual )

6 editions published between 1986 and 2018 in English and held by 145 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

While attending law school, a young man decides to join the Los Angeles Police Department, changing his life forever
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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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 cine estauxunidense (1933–2015)

Robert Chartoff productor de cinema estatunidenc

Robert Chartoff produttore cinematografico statunitense

Robert Chartoff US-amerikanischer Filmproduzent

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