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Mitchum, Robert

Overview
Works: 1,423 works in 4,463 publications in 8 languages and 48,239 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Western films  War films  Detective and mystery films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Film noir  History  Action and adventure films  Historical films 
Roles: Actor, Narrator, Performer, Other, Costume designer, Singer, Author, Composer, Interviewee, Artist, Commentator, ine, Contributor, Scenarist, Dedicatee
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works about Robert Mitchum
 
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The longest day by Ken Annakin( Visual )

114 editions published between 1961 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 2,604 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Re-enacts the military operation of D-Day from four points of view--the workings of the high commands of the American, English, French, and German forces in their battle scheme for Normandy. Largely filmed on actual invasion sites in France
Out of the past by Jacques Tourneur( Visual )

81 editions published between 1947 and 2016 in 5 languages and held by 1,620 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A one-time private investigator walks the straight and narrow of small-town life until an acquaintance from his past pulls him back into the troubles he'd left behind
The Night of the Hunter by Charles Laughton( Visual )

93 editions published between 1955 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 1,602 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A psychotic self-styled preacher marries and murders a young widow for her money. He then pursues her children to get his hands on it, only to meet his match in the form of a saintly farm woman
Cape Fear by J. Lee Thompson( Visual )

36 editions published between 1961 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,450 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An ex-con is determined to wreak bloody revenge on the small-town lawyer who helped send him to jail
Scrooged by Bill Murray( Visual )

19 editions published between 1988 and 2019 in English and held by 1,295 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A cold-hearted television executive is visited by three ghosts on Christmas Eve, who attempt to show him the error of his ways
Dead Man by Jim Jarmusch( Visual )

90 editions published between 1200 and 2019 in 7 languages and held by 1,285 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

William Blake, a young man in search of a fresh start, travels west during the latter half of the nineteenth century to a frontier town to take a post as an accountant. Upon his arrival, he's told the job is no longer available. That night he takes up with a prostitute. When her jealous ex-boyfriend surprises them in bed, Blake is wounded, while the prostitute and the ex end up dead. A wanted man, Blake retreats to the nearby woods, running into sympathetic Native American named "Nobody" who informs Blake that the bullet in his chest cannot be removed. His death certain, Nobody teaches Blake to face the dangers that follow a "dead man."
Midway by Jack Smight( Visual )

23 editions published between 1976 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 1,227 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This is the way it was--the story of the battle that was the turning point of the war in the Pacific, told wherever possible with actual film shot during combat. It exemplifies the combination of planning, courage, error and pure chance by which great events are often decided."--Title screens. In June of 1942, quite possibly the most important naval encounter of WWII took place in the middle of the Pacific, at Midway Island. While fictional, the film uses a great deal of documentary footage of the actual battle, featuring hundreds of ships of all sizes, from patrol boats to battleships and multiple carriers with hundreds of aircraft. US forces get wind of an imminent Japanese action and tries to sort fact from fiction, while the Japanese plan and execute their own attack plans. An epic on a grand scale that incorporates a huge cast, the film emphasizes the sheer scale of battles fought in the Pacific theater, which even when victorious, cost hundreds of lives
Cape fear by Martin Scorsese( Visual )

16 editions published between 1991 and 2005 in English and German and held by 1,135 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An ex-con is determined to wreak bloody revenge on the small-town lawyer who helped send him to jail
Tombstone by George P Cosmatos( Visual )

2 editions published between 1994 and 1997 in English and held by 1,099 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After success cleaning up Dodge City, Wyatt Earp moves to Tombstone, Arizona, and wishes to get rich in obscurity. He meets his brothers there, as well as his old friend Doc Holliday. A band of outlaws that call themselves The Cowboys are causing problems in the region with various acts of random violence, and inevitably come into confrontation with Holliday and the Earps, which leads to a shoot-out at the OK Corral
El Dorado by Howard Hawks( Visual )

67 editions published between 1966 and 2020 in 8 languages and held by 1,031 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A sheriff fights cattlemen and empire builders as he tries to tame the West
Ryan's Daughter by David Lean( Visual )

59 editions published between 1970 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 951 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Headstrong Rosy lives on the heathered hills of Ireland's Dingle Peninsule. She cannot forsake her passionate romance with a handsome British officer. Yet, for Rosy, there is a greater love - the devotion of her reserved schoolteacher husband Charles. When Rosy has an illicit affair and is ultimately charged with treason, it is Charles who will stand by her side
River of no return by Otto Preminger( Visual )

58 editions published between 1953 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 931 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After his wife dies, Matt Calder and his son begin a new life in the rugged Northwest wilderness. He falls in love with a saloon singer after her boyfriend abandons her
Winds of war by Robert Mitchum( Visual )

17 editions published between 1983 and 2018 in English and Undetermined and held by 897 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tells an epic story of military strategy, politics, romance, and family conflict set against the backdrop of world events from 1938 through the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor in 1941. Follows naval officer Victor "Pug" Henry as he is sent to Berlin as the U.S. Naval attaché. Shows how "Pug" and his family are drawn into the center of the conflicts that lead to America's involvement in World War II as Germany expands and proceeds to seize several border countries, Italy attempts to establish a Fascist colonial empire under Mussolini, and Japan prepares for a major battle with China
Crossfire by Edward Dmytryk( Visual )

37 editions published between 1947 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 839 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A police captain methodically unravels the truth behind the brutal murder of an innocent Jewish man by a World War II soldier with a rabid hatred of Jews
John Steinbeck's the red pony( Visual )

8 editions published between 1986 and 2013 in English and held by 816 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This is the story of conflict between a nine-year-old boy, his father and the family's hired man. The son works his way from despair to contentment with the aid of a small red pony
The night of the hunter by Charles Laughton( Visual )

16 editions published between 1955 and 2014 in English and held by 807 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A self-styled preacher marries and murders the widow of an executed convict with whom he once shared a cell. He then terrorizes her two young children to force them to tell him the whereabouts of the $10,000 he knows their father hid before his imprisonment
Heaven knows, Mr. Allison by John Huston( Visual )

28 editions published between 1957 and 2018 in 3 languages and held by 804 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A World War II Marine sergeant and a Roman Catholic nun are both marooned together on a South Pacific island, hemmed in by surrounding Japanese troops. The sergeant does his best to make the nun's ordeal less painful, but is torn by his growing love for her. The nun is equally fond of the sergeant, but refuses to renounce her vows. Their unrealized ardor mellows into mutual respect as they struggle to survive before help arrives
The enemy below by Dick Powell( Visual )

44 editions published between 1957 and 2016 in English and Japanese and held by 690 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Drama about two ship captains stalking each other in the South Atlantic during World War II. When an American destroyer detects a German U-boat prowling beneath the surface, its captain (Mitchum) immediately pursues the enemy. The sub's commander (Jurgens) is a wily veteran who uses ingenious evasive tactics while angling for position to torpedo the destroyer. As both men try to outwit each other, the chase becomes a deadly game of cat and mouse in which any mistake can bring defeat and death. Alternating between both ships and their crews, the film offers an impartial view of war that portrays the American and German captains as professional soldiers who respect each other's abilities. Gripping tale of two men who are determined not to sacrifice their dignity or honor even though duty demands that they must destroy each other
The grass is greener by Stanley Donen( Visual )

31 editions published between 1960 and 2019 in English and held by 652 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A jealous English earl (Grant) who wants to keep his beautiful wife (Kerr) first tries suave trickery but finally resorts to a duel with pistols
The sundowners by Fred Zinnemann( Visual )

24 editions published between 1960 and 2018 in English and held by 626 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A married couple in Australia find themselves at odds when the wife wants to settle down on a farm of their own, but the husband finds settling down more than his untethered spirit can bear
 
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Alternative Names
Mitchum, Bob.

Mitchum, Bob 1917-1997

Mitchum, Robert 1917-1997

Mitchum Robert Charles Duran

Mitchum, Robert Charles Duran 1917-

Mitchum, Robert Charles Duran 1917-1997

Mitchum, Robert Charles Durman 1917-1997

Robert Charles Durman Mitchum 1917-1997

Robert Mitçem

Robert Mitchum acteur américain

Robert Mitchum acteur américain, compositeur (1m85)

Robert Mitchum actor y cantante estadounidense

Robert Mitchum aktor amerykański

Robert Mitchum americký herec a spevák

Robert Mitchum Amerikaans acteur

Robert Mitchum amerikansk skådespelare, regissör, författare och sångare

Robert Mitchum amerikansk skodespelar

Robert Mitchum amerikansk skuespiller

Robert Mitchum attore statunitense

Robert Mitchum pemeran laki-laki asal Amerika Serikat

Robert Mitchum US-amerikanischer Schauspieler

Robert Mitchum US-amerikanischer Schauspieler (1917-1997)

Robert Mitchum yhdysvaltalainen näyttelijä ja laulaja

Roberts Mičums

Robertus Mitchum

Ρόμπερτ Μίτσαμ Αμερικανός ηθοποιός, συγγραφέας, συνθέτης και τραγουδιστής

Митсэм Роберт

Митчем, Роберт

Роберт Мичам

Роберт Мітчем

Роберт Мітчэм

Робърт Мичъм

Ռոբերտ Միտչեմ

רוברט מיצ'ם

רוברט מיצ'ם שחקן אמריקאי

رابرت میچام بازیگر آمریکایی

روبرت ميتشوم

روبرت ميتشوم ممثل أمريكي

রবার্ট মিচাম

로버트 미첨

로버트 찰스 더먼 미첨 1917-1997

미첨, 로버트 1917-1997

ミッチャム, ロバート

ロバート・ミッチャム

羅伯特・米契

罗伯特·米彻姆

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