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Rossen, Robert 1908-1966

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Most widely held works by Robert Rossen
The hustler by Robert Rossen( Visual )

102 editions published between 1961 and 2014 in 8 languages and held by 2,210 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Itinerant pool shark challenges the top man for the championship, sacrificing everything until he realizes the stakes are too high
All the king's men by Steven Zaillian( Visual )

57 editions published between 1949 and 2016 in 6 languages and held by 1,927 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A political demagogue governor of a Southern State believes that every man has his price and that the end justifies the means. The novel was loosely based on the life of Huey Pierce Long, governor of Louisiana and senator
Alexander the Great by Robert Rossen( Visual )

41 editions published between 1955 and 2016 in 5 languages and held by 891 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of Alexander the Great, Greek hero and world-conqueror
The roaring twenties by Raoul Walsh( Visual )

24 editions published between 1939 and 2006 in 3 languages and held by 735 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A World War I veteran becomes involved in bootlegging. Set in New York City during the 1920s
Body and soul by Robert Rossen( Visual )

42 editions published between 1947 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 648 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Charley has become the middleweight champion of the world by winning a "fixed" fight. In his devious climb to the top, Charley has become hard and arrogant, and has estranged both his mother and the girl he loves
Marked woman by Lloyd Bacon( Visual )

12 editions published between 1937 and 2006 in English and Italian and held by 367 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When a hostess's innocent sister vanishes from a party given by a racketeering boss, she threatens the boss, and is then herself in danger
Island in the sun by Robert Rossen( Visual )

10 editions published between 1957 and 2005 in English and held by 327 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Four different love affairs simultaneously wreak havoc in the lives of the inhabitants of a tropical paradise. A wealthy plantation owner plots murder when he suspects his wife of having an adulterous relationship. At the same time, his sister-in-law is drawn to his enemy, a dedicated black labor leader, and a governor's aide is torn over his scandalous affair with a native woman
The strange love of Martha Ivers by Lewis Milestone( Visual )

46 editions published between 1946 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 312 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An unscrupulous woman takes up with her old boyfriend, without bothering to keep the affair from her husband
A walk in the sun by Lewis Milestone( Visual )

28 editions published between 1945 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 287 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dramatic story of a U.S. Army infantry platoon in action during the fighting in Italy
Lilith by Robert Rossen( Visual )

29 editions published between 1964 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 271 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Drama of the obsessive love between an occupational therapist and his schizophrenic patient
Three screenplays: All the king's men, the Hustler, Lilith by Robert Rossen( Book )

7 editions published in 1972 in English and held by 263 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jack London's The sea wolf : a screenplay by Robert Rossen( Book )

8 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 178 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

They came to Cordura by Robert Rossen( Visual )

14 editions published between 1959 and 2009 in English and Italian and held by 148 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set against the backdrop of the 1916 war against Pancho Villa, Thomas Thorn, a career Army officer, is given the task of leading five Medal of Honor candidates to the military base of Cordura, Texas. Branded a coward during battle, Thorn hopes to learn what these men possess which he lacks. As the journey through the desert progresses, the "heroes" panic, attempting murder, mutiny and rape as the quest for survival reveals their true characters
Greatest gangster films collection( Visual )

2 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 119 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The roaring twenties: After the WWI Armistice Lloyd Hart goes back to practice law, former saloon keeper George Hally turns to bootlegging, and out-of-work Eddie Bartlett becomes a cab driver. Eddie builds a fleet of cabs through delivery of bootleg liquor and hires Lloyd as his lawyer. George becomes Eddie's partner and the rackets flourish until love and rivalry
Blues in the night( Visual )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 110 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A neurotic bandleader and a carefree clarinetist, along with their jazz band, travel from one small-time gig to another, always hoping for their big break but always denied fame thanks to their own personal demons
Edge of darkness( Visual )

7 editions published between 1943 and 2010 in English and held by 109 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A group of Norwegian villagers rally against the Nazis occupying their town in this wartime film
Errol Flynn adventures( Visual )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 100 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Special features included in each movie
Three screenplays by Robert Rossen( Book )

7 editions published between 1972 and 1985 in English and Undetermined and held by 81 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

They won't forget( Visual )

3 editions published between 2004 and 2015 in English and held by 75 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Despite circumstantial evidence, a Southern prosecutor tries to pin a murder on an African American man. Based on the infamous Leo Frank case
Classic film noir( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 64 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Too late for tears: "A man just found $60,000 and his wife insists that he keep it rather than turn it in to the cops. Wanting the money for herself, she kills her husband then reports him missing. The plot thickens when her first husband's brother appears on the scene."--Container
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
All the king's men
Alternative Names
Robert Rossen Amerikaans filmregisseur

Robert Rossen amerikanischer Drehbuchautor, Filmregisseur und Filmproduzent

Robert Rossen réalisateur américain

Robert Rossen regista statunitense

Rosen, Robert

Rosen, Robert 1908-1966

Rossen, Robert

Ρόμπερτ Ρόσσεν

Роберт Россен

Робърт Росън

Россен, Роберт

Россен, Роберт американский режиссёр, сценарист и продюсер

רוברט רוסן

رابرت راسن

로센, 로버트 1908-1966

로즌, 로버트 1908-1966



Alexander the GreatThe roaring twentiesThe strange love of Martha IversJack London's The sea wolf : a screenplayGreatest gangster films collectionEdge of darknessErrol Flynn adventures