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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 )

147 editions published between 1961 and 2011 in 9 languages and held by 2,274 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Itinerant pool shark challenges the top man for the championship and is signed on by a scheming promoter. He falls in love with a bitter and withdrawn crippled girl, while losing his pride and dignity as he becomes increasingly subservient to his boss
All the king's men by Steven Zaillian( Visual )

85 editions published between 1949 and 2016 in 7 languages and held by 1,959 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. Based on Robert Penn Warren's novel which loosely fictionalized the life of Louisiana's Gov. Huey P. Long
Alexander the Great by Oliver Stone( Visual )

92 editions published between 1955 and 2013 in 9 languages and held by 950 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

30 editions published between 1939 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 740 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

56 editions published between 1947 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 672 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 )

14 editions published between 1937 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 374 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
Three screenplays: All the king's men, the Hustler, Lilith by Robert Rossen( Book )

12 editions published between 1972 and 1985 in English and Undetermined and held by 344 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Island in the sun by Robert Rossen( Visual )

12 editions published between 1957 and 2012 in English and Spanish and held by 332 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 )

57 editions published between 1946 and 2015 in 7 languages and held by 322 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A small-town ice queen grows suspicious when an old flame appears, so she and her district attorney husband hatch a plot to run him out of town
A walk in the sun by Lewis Milestone( Visual )

32 editions published between 1945 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 288 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

During World War II, American soldiers of the Fighting 36th hit the beach at Salerno and begin their trek across the countryside toward the Nazi-occupied farmhouse they've been ordered to destroy. One of the ranking officers is killed after the platoon lands on the beach. Now Sgt. Tyne must take over and lead the troop. But the rest of these men are infantrymen who aren't thinking about fighting bravely enough to become officers, but to live long enough to become civilians
Lilith by Robert Rossen( Visual )

28 editions published between 1964 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 274 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
Jack London's The sea wolf : a screenplay by Robert Rossen( Book )

7 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 175 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

They came to Cordura by Robert Rossen( Visual )

22 editions published between 1959 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 160 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
Edge of darkness( Visual )

13 editions published between 1943 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 115 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A group of Norwegian villagers rally against the Nazis occupying their town in this wartime film
Greatest gangster films collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 114 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 108 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A neurotic bandleader and a carefree clarinettist, 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

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They won't forget( Visual )

2 editions published between 2004 and 2009 in English and held by 66 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on the infamous Leo Frank case. Despite circumstantial evidence, a Southern prosecutor tries to pin a murder on an African American man. The film is an explosive indictment of bigotry that's rich in deceptive motives, sudden violence and courtroom suspense
Classic film noir( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 65 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

D.O.A.: "When Frank Bigelow realizes that he's been poisoned by deadly iridium, he desperately retraces the last 24 hours of his life, trying to discover who wants to murder him."--Container
The films of Robert Rossen by Alan Casty( Book )

1 edition published in 1969 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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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

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Россен, Роберт

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로센, 로버트 1908-1966

로즌, 로버트 1908-1966



Alexander the GreatThe roaring twentiesThe strange love of Martha IversJack London's The sea wolf : a screenplayEdge of darknessGreatest gangster films collectionErrol Flynn adventures