WorldCat Identities

Ryan, Robert 1909-1973

Overview
Works: 343 works in 1,472 publications in 7 languages and 25,805 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  War films  Western films  Film noir  Action and adventure films  History  Detective and mystery films  Historical films  Crime films 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Narrator, Costume designer, Production personnel, Other, Speaker, Singer, Film editor, Author, 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 )

50 editions published between 1969 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 3,134 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
The dirty dozen by Robert Aldrich( Visual )

19 editions published between 1967 and 2012 in English and German and held by 1,832 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
Bad day at Black Rock by John Sturges( Visual )

34 editions published between 1954 and 2017 in 3 languages and held by 1,165 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A one-handed stranger comes to a tiny town possessing a terrible past they want to keep secret, by violent means if necessary
Battle of the Bulge by Na jin( Visual )

12 editions published between 1965 and 2013 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 1,033 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

December 1944, it's five months after D-Day and most Americans think the back of the German army is broken. However, in a desperate attempt to buy enough time to fill the skies with their invincible new jets, the Germans launch one fast, furious offensive, the battle of the Bulge
Billy Budd by Benjamin Britten( Visual )

21 editions published between 1962 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 996 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An innocent, naive British Naval seaman is accused of and tried for murdering the sadistic master-at-arms
The iceman cometh by Eugene O'Neill( Visual )

24 editions published between 1973 and 2008 in 4 languages and held by 864 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the faded, Vermeer-like light of Harry Hope's 1912 New York skid row bar, a ragtag group of fallen men await the annual arrival of their friend Hickey. But now Hickey is sober, and he wants his drunken friends to follow the same path
The Naked Spur by Anthony Mann( Visual )

21 editions published between 1952 and 2016 in English and French and held by 854 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
The longest day by Ken Annakin( Visual )

32 editions published between 1962 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 837 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Recreates the June 6th, 1944 WWII invasion of Normandy, France, from the both the Allied and Axis perspectives
The professionals by Richard Brooks( Visual )

33 editions published between 1966 and 2017 in 5 languages and held by 764 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this rip-roaring Western classic, four soldiers of fortune seek out an oil baron's kidnapped wife. Includes featurettes: Professionals, A Classic; Burt Lancaster, A Portrait; and Memories from The Professionals
The set-up by Robert Wise( Visual )

25 editions published between 1949 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 736 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
Crossfire( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 504 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
Flying leathernecks by Nicholas Ray( Visual )

38 editions published between 1951 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 499 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 )

14 editions published between 1961 and 2011 in English and Spanish and held by 485 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dramatization of the public ministry of Jesus Christ
On dangerous ground by Nicholas Ray( Visual )

31 editions published between 1951 and 2017 in English and held by 460 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 )

18 editions published between 1951 and 2016 in English and French and held by 391 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
Long day's journey into night by Eugene O'Neill( Recording )

14 editions published between 1971 and 2000 in English and Undetermined and held by 371 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
Crossfire by Edward Dmytryk( Visual )

30 editions published between 1947 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 347 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A police captain (Young) methodically unravels the truth behind the brutal murder of an innocent Jewish man by a World War II soldier (Ryan) with a rabid hatred of Jews
Caught by Max Ophuls( Visual )

39 editions published between 1948 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 347 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Caught is a tale of Leonora, an aspiring carhop who meets and marries a mysterious millionaire, Smith Ohlrig. Soon after the wedding, Laura realizes she's trapped in a loveless marriage with a ruthless workaholic husband who torments her with twisted mind games. Unable to obtain a divorce from Smith, she moves out of the mansion and goes to work for a dedicated doctor, Larry Quinada. The two quickly fall in love but the romance comes to an abrupt halt when Leonora learns that she is pregnant with Ohlirg's child." -- Back of container
World War I the Complete Story( Visual )

2 editions published between 2008 and 2011 in Undetermined and English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

It began as a regional conflict and escalated into a war of empires that covered the Earth. Here for the first time on video is the complete 26 volume CBS News Series, "The Complete Story Of World War I" narrated by Robert Ryan. This documentary series is more than just the history of this global conflict; it is also a photo album of the early twentieth century. Meet the men and machines that fought the war and witness every major battle and event of this global struggle. No other collection offers such a complete overview of one of histories most destructive conflicts. - Container
 
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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

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The dirty dozenBad day at Black RockThe Naked SpurThe professionalsFlying leathernecksLong day's journey into nightCrossfire