WorldCat Identities

Ryan, Robert 1909-1973

Overview
Works: 270 works in 1,257 publications in 9 languages and 23,940 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  War films  Film noir  Western films  History  Historical films  Action and adventure films  Detective and mystery films  Biography 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Author, Narrator, Costume designer, Production personnel, Speaker, Singer, Other, Film editor, Interviewee
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Robert Ryan
The wild bunch by Sam Peckinpah( Visual )

41 editions published between 1969 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 3,119 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The brutal story of violent men who lived during the Mexican revolution in the year 1913. It portrays a band of magnificent losers in a dying lawless West
Bad day at Black Rock by John Sturges( Visual )

46 editions published between 1954 and 2015 in 6 languages and held by 1,191 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tense, offbeat thriller about a mysterious, one-armed man (Tracy) who gets off the train at Black Rock, a lonely, dusty town on the edge of nowhere
The dirty dozen by Robert Aldrich( Visual )

9 editions published between 1967 and 2012 in English and held by 1,068 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Twelve tough criminals will be offered absolution if they undertake a suicide mission into Nazi Germany. Based on E.M. Nathanson's book
Battle of the Bulge by Ken Annakin( Visual )

18 editions published between 1965 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 1,066 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

It is five days after D-Day. The majority of the American army believes that the German army is broken and in disarray. The Germans, however, feel differently and launch a massive attack on the Allied troops in the hopes that ground action will buy enough time to bring in their new jets
Billy Budd by Peter Ustinov( Visual )

22 editions published between 1961 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 1,038 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An innocent, naive British Naval seaman is accused and tried of murdering the sadistic master-at-arms
The Naked Spur by Anthony Mann( Visual )

35 editions published between 1952 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 882 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"'Plain arithmetic. Money splits better two ways instead of three,' smooth-talking outlaw Ben Vandergroat reasons to his captors, three bounty hunters thrown together by chance. They're taking him to justice in Abilene, but Ben has other ideas." -- Container
Crossfire by Edward Dmytryk( Visual )

41 editions published between 1947 and 2012 in 6 languages and held by 868 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A police captain methodically unravels the truth behind the brutal murder of an innocent Jewish man by a World War II soldier with a rabid hatred of Jews
The iceman cometh by Eugene O'Neill( Visual )

21 editions published between 1973 and 2008 in 4 languages and held by 813 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A group of has-beens in Harry Hope's saloon wait for the annual visit of Hickey, a happy salesman. Hickey arrives a changed character and tries to make each man see reality and face the truth about himself
The longest day by Ken Annakin( Visual )

35 editions published between 1962 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 809 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The original black-and-white version of Darryl F. Zanuck's epic recreation of one of the biggest battles in history. On June 6, 1944, the Allied invasion of France marked the beginning of the end of Nazi domination over Europe. The attack involved 3,000,000 men, 11000 planes and 4000 ships, comprising the largest armada the world has ever seen
The professionals by Richard Brooks( Visual )

39 editions published between 1966 and 2015 in 7 languages and held by 750 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Soldier of fortune Burt Lancaster leads a rugged team of mercenaries to rescue a beautiful woman who has been kidnapped by Mexican revolutionary Captain Rasa (Jack Palance)
The set-up by Robert Wise( Visual )

27 editions published between 1949 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 741 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An over-the-hill boxer thinks he can still win a bout, despite doubts from his wife and his manager. He goes into his next fight determined to beat his opponent, not realizing his manager has taken money for a 'dive' from a tough gambler. Heightening the tension, the film takes place over the course of 72 minutes, its approximate running time
Clash by night by Fritz Lang( Visual )

7 editions published between 1952 and 2014 in English and held by 593 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bitter and lonely, big city girl Mae Doyle, returns home to the sleepy fishing village of her childhood where she meets and marries Jerry, a local fisherman. Mae attempts to settle into her marriage and motherhood, but old habits die hard. Soon boredom and frustration take over and Mae finds herself entangled in an affair with a man she knows is no good--her husband's best friend
Flying leathernecks by Nicholas Ray( Visual )

53 editions published between 1951 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 530 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

It's World War II. Major Dan Kirby (John Wayne) is hard on his marines. His subordinate Captain Carl Griffin thinks the Major is overdoing it, but Kirby proves that there is a method to his madness after all
King of kings by Nicholas Ray( Visual )

23 editions published between 1961 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 478 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of the life of Christ, describing certain events that took place between Romans and Jews and setting the political background for the life of Christ, and the personalities and ideas of the New Testament
God's little acre by Anthony Mann( Visual )

47 editions published between 1957 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 425 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A beautiful, primitive Georgia and its people are brought to life in this sadly comic tragedy. Poor white sharecropper Ty Ty Warden is convinced that a golden treasure lies hidden, buried away somewhere on his land. As his impoverished family languishes, he spends years digging holes in his land, rather than cultivating it. His obsession with finding the easy answer to life's problems is reflected by those around him, as they all seek their own impossible dreams.--Container
Long day's journey into night by Eugene O'Neill( Recording )

12 editions published between 1971 and 2000 in English and Undetermined and held by 395 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Author Eugene O'Neill gives an autobiographical account of his explosive home life. Fused by a drug-addicted mother, a father who wallows in drink after realizing he is no longer a famous actor, and an older brother who is emotionally unstable and misfit, the family is reflected by their youngest son, who at 23 is a sensitive and aspiring writer
On dangerous ground by Nicholas Ray( Visual )

10 editions published between 1951 and 2009 in English and held by 389 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

City cop goes to the countryside to help solve a brutal murder and falls in love with a blind woman who's brother is a suspect
The racket by John Cromwell( Visual )

17 editions published between 1951 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 374 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A straight-arrow cop and an old-school gangster find a common foe: big shots who run crime like a corporation
World War I the complete story( Visual )

6 editions published between 2003 and 2008 in English and held by 372 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The complete 26 volume CBS news series, "The complete story of World War I"--Back of box
Caught by Max Ophuls( Visual )

39 editions published between 1948 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 335 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Leonora Eames fulfills her life's dream when she marries a millionaire but she soon discovers that her husband is mentally unstable. She resents being used as his business hostess and leaves him
 
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
Bad day at Black Rock
Alternative Names
Bushnell Ryan, Robert, 1909-1973

Robert Ryan acteur américain

Robert Ryan aktor amerykański

Robert Ryan Amerikaans filmacteur

Robert Ryan attore statunitense

Robert Ryan US-amerikanischer Schauspieler

Ryan, Bob 1909-1973

Ryan, Robert Bushnell.

Ryan, Robert Bushnell 1909-1973

Райан, Роберт

Роберт Райан

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Bad day at Black RockThe dirty dozenThe Naked SpurCrossfireThe professionalsFlying leathernecksLong day's journey into night