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Taylor, Robert 1911-1969

Works: 423 works in 1,080 publications in 9 languages and 11,318 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  History  Historical films  Romance films  War films  Action and adventure films  Comedy films  Made-for-TV movies  Epic films 
Roles: Actor, Narrator, Performer, Author, Other, Costume designer, Singer, Contributor, Director
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by Robert Taylor
Quo vadis by Mervyn LeRoy( Visual )

101 editions published between 1951 and 2016 in 11 languages and held by 1,188 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
Sir Walter Scott's Ivanhoe by Richard Thorpe( Visual )

60 editions published between 1952 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 1,095 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

48 editions published between 1936 and 2017 in 6 languages and held by 1,061 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 )

7 editions published between 1963 and 2004 in English and held by 536 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 )

35 editions published between 1940 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 484 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 )

22 editions published between 1984 and 2005 in English and Multiple languages and held by 419 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

En route to Normandy, an American and a British officer reminisce in flashback about their romances with the same woman
Where angels go, trouble follows by Columbia Pictures( Visual )

4 editions published between 1968 and 2008 in English and held by 353 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The wry but wise Mother Superior of St. Francis Academy For Girls accompanies a group of nuns including modern, progressive Sister George, with their high-spirited students on a bus trip across America to a California peace rally. Along the way, they encounter a series of adventures that include multiple bus problems, an overnight stay at a Catholic school for boys run by Father Chase, a Western dude ranch owned by millionaire Mr. Farriday, a flamboyant movie director shooting a Western on location, and a bunch of menacing biker toughs"--IMDb
Knights of the Round Table by Richard Thorpe( Visual )

34 editions published between 1953 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 352 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
Bataan by Tay Garnett( Visual )

17 editions published between 1943 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 346 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."
The Fighting Lady by Edward Steichen( Visual )

17 editions published between 1943 and 2013 in English and held by 235 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Profile of a World War II aircraft carrier in action. Photographed in zones of combat by the U.S. Navy. Follows one of the many new aircraft carriers built since Pearl Harbor as it goes into action against the Japanese in the Pacific Ocean in 1943
Many rivers to cross by Roy Rowland( Visual )

5 editions published between 1955 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 235 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
Saddle the wind by Robert Parrish( Visual )

7 editions published between 1958 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 196 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 189 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Without love: A devoted scientist meets a widow who seems to share his distaste of romantic love. The widow proposes marriage, insisting that theirs should be a union uncomplicated by love, and the scientist readily agrees. However, when the scientist's former girlfriend turns up, his wife discovers that she has fallen in love with him after all and attempts to win him back
Undercurrent by Vincente Minnelli( Visual )

14 editions published between 1946 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 169 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
Bataan ; Back to Bataan( Visual )

4 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and held by 156 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bataan: A small band of American soldiers attempts to destroy a strategic bridge during the Japanese invasion of the Philippines in 1942
Party girl by Nicholas Ray( Visual )

17 editions published between 1958 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 154 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A mob lawyer has a professional crisis of conscience after he begins a romantic relationship with a naive showgirl
Three comrades by Frank Borzage( Visual )

7 editions published between 1938 and 2014 in English and Multiple languages and held by 149 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. Careful self-censorship by M-G-M lessened the films impact as an indictment of Nazi Germany, yet despite the Hollywood makeover of Remarque's novel (he also wrote 'All Quiet on the Western Front') the film still conveys the haunting sense of hopelessness and waste felt by a generation of youth indelibly marked by the war and its consequences
Broadway melody of 1938( Visual )

4 editions published between 1937 and 2008 in English and held by 135 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On her way to the top, a girl who dreams of "making it big" on Broadway, has two memorable encounters-- a racehorse named Stargazer whose winning ways could help to make her dream come true and with a romantic and dashing Broadway producer-composer who makes it all happen
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Brugh, Spangler Arlington 1911-1969

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