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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 )

87 editions published between 1961 and 2011 in 7 languages and held by 2,191 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 )

50 editions published between 1949 and 2016 in 6 languages and held by 1,917 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
Alexander the Great by Robert Rossen( Visual )

30 editions published between 1955 and 2004 in 4 languages and held by 879 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 731 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 )

33 editions published between 1947 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 641 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 )

11 editions published between 1937 and 2006 in English and held by 364 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A crusading prosecutor uses a prostitute to indict mobster Johnny Vanning. Inspired by the real-life saga of prostitutes whose testimony put Lucky Luciano behind bars
Island in the sun by Robert Rossen( Visual )

10 editions published between 1957 and 2006 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 )

37 editions published between 1946 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 300 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A tale of intrigue involving childhood friends and a mysterious death that happened years before. Martha Ivers is the power behind things in the town of Iverston and is married to Walter O'Neill, the district attorney. When their childhood friend Sam Masterson returns to town, it brings up powerful memories about their connection to the death of Martha's rich aunt years before and threatens to expose the truth
A walk in the sun by Lewis Milestone( Visual )

24 editions published between 1945 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 279 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This war melodrama tells the story of a platoon of American soldiers in Italy in 1943 striving to attain their objective: a farmhouse occupied by German soldiers
Lilith by Robert Rossen( Visual )

20 editions published between 1964 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 263 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A mysterious young woman in an elite sanitarium in New England seems to weave a magical spell on a young man with an equally obscure past. Their relationship deepens leading to a shocking conclusion
Three screenplays: All the king's men, the Hustler, Lilith by Robert Rossen( Book )

5 editions published in 1972 in English and held by 262 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

7 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 177 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

They came to Cordura by Robert Rossen( Visual )

10 editions published between 1959 and 2009 in English and held by 145 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set against the backdrop of the 1916 war against Pancho Villa, Thomas Thorn, branded a coward during battle, must lead five Medal of Honor candidates to the military base in Cordura, Texas, but as the dangerous journey through the desert progresses, the "heroes" reveal their true characters as panic sets in
Greatest gangster films collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 115 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 interfere--www.imdb.com
Edge of darkness( Visual )

6 editions published between 1943 and 2010 in English and held by 111 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A group of Norwegian villagers rally against the Nazis occupying their town in this wartime film
Blues in the night( Visual )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 111 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
Errol Flynn adventures( Visual )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 97 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

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

They won't forget( Visual )

2 editions published between 2004 and 2009 in English and held by 72 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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The roaring twenties
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

Робърт Росън

Россен, Роберт

רוברט רוסן

رابرت راسن

로센, 로버트 1908-1966

로즌, 로버트 1908-1966

ロバート・ロッセン

罗伯特·罗森

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