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Taylor, Robert 1911-1969

Works: 138 works in 516 publications in 8 languages and 10,390 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  History  Romance films  Western films  Comedy films  Action and adventure films  Film noir  Fiction  Television mini-series 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Narrator, Author, Costume designer, Other, Singer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works about Robert Taylor
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Quo vadis by Mervyn LeRoy( Visual )

73 editions published between 1951 and 2012 in 10 languages and held by 1,126 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Returning to Rome after 3 years in the field, General Marcus Vinicius meets and falls in love with the devout Christian, Lygia. She doesn't want to have anything to do with the warrior. Though Lygia grew up Roman, and as the adopted daughter of a retired general, Lygia is technically a hostage of Rome. Marcus gets Emperor Nero to give her to him for services rendered. Lygia is not happy about this situation, but she falls in love with Marcus anyway. Meanwhile, Nero's atrocities get more outrageous. When he burns Rome and blames the Christians, Marcus goes off to save Lygia and her family. Nero captures them and all other Christians. He decides to make a sport of it by throwing them to the lions
Ivanhoe by Richard Thorpe( Visual )

41 editions published between 1952 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 1,108 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Adaptation of Sir Walter Scott's classic tale set in England in the Middle Ages
Camille by George Cukor( Visual )

29 editions published between 1936 and 2009 in 4 languages and held by 1,098 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Life in 1847 Paris is as spirited as champagne and as unforgiving as the gray morning after. In gambling dens and lavish soirees, men of means exert their wills and women turned courtesans exult in pleasure
Miracle of the white stallions( Visual )

6 editions published between 1963 and 2004 in English and held by 532 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

During the last perilous months of the conflict, Vienna's famed Spanish Riding School is threatened by devastating bombing raids and indifferent Nazi commanders. Despite the dangers involved in evaculating the Lipizzan stallions, the school's director and a handful of heroic citizens attempt a daring plan to move the stallions away from the ravages of war and, keep the historic breed alive
Waterloo Bridge by Mervyn LeRoy( Visual )

22 editions published between 1940 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 467 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On the eve of World War II, Roy, a British officer, revisits Waterloo Bridge where he and Myra met and fell in love during an air raid at the beginning of World War I. Heartbroken after Roy was reportedly killed in action, Myra turned to prostitution to make her way. The report, however, was false, and when Roy returns from a POW camp, Myra's shattered spirit may no longer hold any room for happiness
D-day the sixth of June( Visual )

17 editions published between 1984 and 2005 in English and Multiple languages and held by 421 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

En route to Normandy, an American and a British officer reminisce in flashback about their romances with the same woman
Bataan by Tay Garnett( Visual )

8 editions published between 1943 and 2000 in English and held by 366 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bataan realistically shows the tensions, the ugly hardships and the ultimate heroism of a small patrol of American and Filipino fighting men in 1942. Their task is to destroy a strategic bridge in a last-ditch battle against Japan's capture of the Philippines. No run-of-the-millitary war movie, Bataan is a stirring tribute to all who believe, in the words of one of the heroes, that "it doesn't matter where a man dies so long as he dies for freedom."
Where angels go, trouble follows( Visual )

3 editions published between 1968 and 2008 in English and held by 339 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Comedic drama centering around nuns in a convent and the conflict between the traditional, rigid values of the Roman Catholic church and the liberalism of the 1960s
Knights of the Round Table by Richard Thorpe( Visual )

19 editions published between 1953 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 334 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of Arthur Pendragon, King of all England, whose reign and company of knights are dedicated to the ideals of peace, justice, and chivalry. Lancelot, the king's favorite knight, and his beautiful Queen Guinevere are torn between their secret love for each other and their loyalty to Arthur
Westward the women( Visual )

4 editions published between 1994 and 2012 in English and held by 216 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

They are rugged pioneers, Indian fighters and brave trailblazers who tame the wild west. These are the women of the great frontier. Buck Wyatt is a tough, experienced scout who leads a wagon train comprised of two ex-show girls, a hearty widow and fifteen men who act as guides. When one of the men disobeys Buck's orders not to fratenize with the ladies, Buck shoots him, causing the others to desert. The determined women insist on going on, learning to ride, shoot and drive mules
Many rivers to cross( Visual )

2 editions published in 2008 in Undetermined and English and held by 213 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bushrod Gentry is a right restless man, a bullwhip-crackin', tough-brawlin' trapper passing through Barren River, Kentucky, and heading for the pelts and promise of the Northwest Territory. He'll never get there if Mary Stuart Cherne has her way. It's marryin' season, the preacher is making his annual visit to Barren River and Mary has her heart and rifle barrel set on buckskinned bachelor Bushrod
The fighting lady by Edward Steichen( Visual )

9 editions published between 1980 and 2013 in English and held by 184 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A true-life adventure of an aircraft carrier and her 3,000 fighting men. Cameras mounted in wings of aircraft capture on film spectacular fighter combat and the first pictures ever of the Japanese Imperial Naval Fleet
The law and Jake Wade( Visual )

5 editions published between 1957 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 182 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jake Wade is an ex-badman gone straight who repays an old debt by helping his former partner Clint break out of jail - an act of loyalty he soon regrets, as Clint has vengeance, not gratitude, on his mind
Saddle the wind by Robert Parrish( Visual )

5 editions published between 2000 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 181 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tony Sinclair rides back to the ranch he runs with his ex-gunfighter brother, Steve. Tony's spoiling for a fight. And he finds it when a stranger shows up aiming to settle an old score with Steve
Katharine Hepburn 100th anniversary collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 177 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Undercurrent: A woman discovers that her new husband has a mysterious brother he refuses to discuss. She be obsessed over the missing brother, especially after a chance encounter with a young woman who figures in the lives of both brothers. The woman feels compelled to solve the mystery, until she discovers that her husband may very well have murdered his own brother
The thorn birds the missing years by Colleen McCullough( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 171 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The time is World War II. De Bricassart heroically rescues refugees in Rome, then is sent by the Vatican to the sprawling Australian sheep ranch he thought he had left behind forever. A reunion with Maggie leads to new temptations and a crisis
Undercurrent by Vincente Minnelli( Visual )

10 editions published between 1946 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 163 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ann Hamilton is a professor's daughter who is a young bride married to an industrialist. She begins to suspect that her charming husband is really a psychotic who plans to murder her. Neither can she ignore the shadow of her brother-in-law Michael Garroway, whom she's never met but has been told so much about
The hard word by Scott Roberts( Visual )

5 editions published between 2002 and 2003 in English and held by 141 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hard experience and an unspoken family bond have made brothers, Dale, Frank and Shane masters of their craft - armed robbery. Not long after they are released from prison on bail, they find themselves back behind bars due to an administrative glitch. So when a flashy criminal lawyer presents them with a deal - do a job for him and they will be released, they agree to his terms. Their only rule - no one gets hurt
Three comrades( Visual )

5 editions published between 1938 and 2009 in English and held by 138 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A poignant love story centered around the lives of three young, disillusioned returned soldiers caught up in the turmoil of post-World War I Germany. Their close friendship is strengthened by their shared love for the same woman who is dying of tuberculosis
Broadway melody of 1936 by Roy Del Ruth( Visual )

6 editions published between 1990 and 2008 in English and held by 137 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lovely, gifted Irene Foster hopes that her childhood sweetheart-turned Broadway producer Robert Gordon will recognize her--and her talent. Gordon is too busy sparring with a dirt-dishing gossip columnist to notice, but his wisecracking, heart-of-gold secretary certainly does. She and Irene must use their wits to show him what he's missing!
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
Quo vadis
Alternative Names
Brugh, Spangler Arlington 1911-1969

Robert Taylor acteur amricain

Robert Taylor aktor amerykański

Robert Taylor Amerikaans acteur

Robert Taylor amerikansk skdespelare

Robert Taylor amerikansk skodespelar

Robert Taylor amerikansk skuespiller

Robert Taylor attore statunitense

Robert Taylor US-amerikanischer Schauspieler

robert tejlor biografija

Taylor, Spangler Arlington Brough

Taylor, Spangler Arlington Brugh

Роберт Тейлор

Тейлор, Роберт американский актёр

רוברט טיילור

رابرت تیلور (هنرپیشه) بازیگر آمریکایی

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IvanhoeWaterloo BridgeBataanMany rivers to crossSaddle the windKatharine Hepburn 100th anniversary collectionUndercurrent