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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 )

111 editions published between 1961 and 2014 in 8 languages and held by 2,231 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 )

65 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
Alexander the Great by Robert Rossen( Visual )

43 editions published between 1955 and 2017 in 6 languages and held by 895 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of Alexander the Great, Greek hero and world-conqueror. Alexander is a man torn by conflict between his teacher, Aristotle, his warrior father and his own ambition
The roaring twenties by Raoul Walsh( Visual )

26 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 )

45 editions published between 1947 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 646 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 369 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young assistant District Attorney uses a prostitute to indict a gang of racketeers, its czar, and his underlings
The strange love of Martha Ivers by Lewis Milestone( Visual )

49 editions published between 1946 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 324 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A tale of intrigue involving childhood friends and a mysterious death that happened years before. Martha Ivers (Barbara Stanwyck) is the power behind things in the town of Iverston and is married to Walter O'Neill (Kirk Douglas), the district attorney. When their childhood friend Sam Masterson (Van Heflin) 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
Island in the sun by Robert Rossen( Visual )

12 editions published between 1957 and 2006 in English and held by 324 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
A walk in the sun by Lewis Milestone( Visual )

30 editions published between 1945 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 293 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 266 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 260 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 180 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

They came to Cordura by Robert Rossen( Visual )

16 editions published between 1959 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 150 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 )

2 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 120 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Little Caesar: Rico joins Sam Vettori's gang. He replaces Sam as leader, pushes rival gang leader Arnie Lorch out of town, then goes after the job of next-higher-up Pete Montana. He accepts when "Big Boy" offers him that prize but his sights are set higher still. They are also cast on his best friend Joe's girl Olga--www.imdb.com
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
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 99 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 82 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

They won't forget( Visual )

5 editions published between 2004 and 2015 in English and held by 78 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 65 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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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

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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