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Wise, Robert 1914-2005

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West Side Story by Arthur Laurents( Visual )

55 editions published between 1961 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 5,532 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This musical sets the tragedy of Romeo and Juliet against a backdrop of the rivalry of two street gangs, the Sharks and the Jets, in New York of the 1950s. A young woman who is sister to the Sharks leader has her first taste of love with the former head of the Jets
The sound of music by Robert Wise( Visual )

335 editions published between 1965 and 2015 in 9 languages and held by 4,040 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young novice, uncertain about becoming a nun, becomes governess to seven children of an autocratic ex-naval captain. Her charm wins over the rebellious children and the unbending captain
Citizen Kane by Orson Welles( Visual )

51 editions published between 1941 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 3,049 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Citizen Kane: The story of Charles Foster Kane, a newspaper tycoon whose life is investigated by a magazine reporter trying to discover the meaning of Kane's dying word: "Rosebud."
The day the Earth stood still by Robert Wise( Visual )

134 editions published between 1951 and 2013 in 7 languages and held by 2,279 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Governments and scientists race to unravel the mystery behind a visitor's appearance. Dr. Helen Benson is a renowned scientist who finds herself face-to-face with an alien called Klaatu. Klaatu has traveled across the universe to warn of an impending global crisis. She quickly discovers the deadly ramificications of Klaatu's claim that he is a 'friend to the Earth.' Now, she and her yourng stepson must find a way to convince the entity who was sent to destroy humans that mankind is worth saving, but it may be too late
Star trek : the motion picture by Robert Wise( Visual )

71 editions published between 1979 and 2016 in 6 languages and held by 1,872 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When an unidentified alien destroys three powerful Klingon cruisers, Captain James T. Kirk and his crew return to the newly-transformed U.S.S. Enterprise to stop the alien intruder on its flight toward Earth
Rodgers and Hammerstein's the sound of music by Richard Rodgers( Visual )

30 editions published between 1965 and 2010 in English and held by 1,797 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Julie Andrews lights up the screen as Maria, the spirited young woman who leaves the convent to become a governess to the seven young children of Captain von Trapp, an autocratic widower whose strict household rules leave no room for music or merriment
The day the earth stood still( Visual )

4 editions published between 2002 and 2010 in English and Multiple languages and held by 1,542 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A spaceship lands in Washington, D.C., capturing the attention of the world. But the alien emissary (Michael Rennie) it brings refuses to reveal his mission to any single government, leaving the military, the politicians, and millions of ordinary people to wait in fear. Soon their distrust turns to calls for violence. But one young woman and her son befriend him and soon realize that they may be all that stands between the human race and total destruction
The sound of music( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 1,410 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

As Nazism takes over Austria, a governess and a widowed father fall in love and escape the country with his large family of musically-talented children
The haunting by Robert Wise( Visual )

47 editions published between 1963 and 2018 in 4 languages and held by 1,280 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Adapted from Shirley Jackson's The Haunting of Hill House, this psychological thiller tells the story of four people who come to the house to study its supernatural phenomena
The Sand Pebbles by Robert Wise( Visual )

50 editions published between 1966 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,080 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A U.S. gunboat cruises China's Yangtze River in 1926, witnessing the awakening of a bloody revolution
The Andromeda strain by Robert Wise( Visual )

38 editions published between 1970 and 2017 in 4 languages and held by 1,036 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A remote village in New Mexico is contaminated by a crashed satellite. Scientists fight the clock trying to analyze the lethal organism and discover a solution
Run silent, run deep by Robert Wise( Visual )

32 editions published between 1958 and 2014 in English and Multiple languages and held by 994 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The realities of submarine warfare during World War II in the Pacific is centered around two submarine officers who are destined to clash with each other from the first moment they meet
West Side story by Robert Wise( Visual )

350 editions published between 1960 and 2014 in 10 languages and held by 777 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This musical sets the tragedy of Romeo and Juliet against a backdrop of the rivalry of two street gangs, the Sharks and the Jets, in New York of the 1950s. A young woman who is sister to the Sharks leader has her first taste of love with the former head of the Jets
The Devil and Daniel Webster by Douglas Moore( Visual )

4 editions published between 1987 and 2009 in English and held by 752 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Having promised his soul to the Devil in exchange for good fortune, Jabez Stone asks the talented lawyer Daniel Webster to get him out of the bargain
The set-up by Robert Wise( Visual )

34 editions published between 1949 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 732 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
I want to live! by Robert Wise( Visual )

40 editions published between 1958 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 709 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Arrested for fatally beating an elderly widow, Barbara Graham at first goads the police, refusing to answer their questions. But when an alleged accomplice turns state's evidence, Graham insists that she is innocent. Condemned by the press and the public, Graham is found guilty of murder and sentenced to die in the gas chamber. With her execution date getting near, Graham desperately attempts to expose the truth and save her life against all odds
My favorite wife by Garson Kanin( Visual )

4 editions published between 1940 and 2005 in English and held by 666 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A funny thing happens to Nick on his way to his honeymoon suite. He meets his wife. No, not his bride. He meets the wife that was lost at sea seven years ago and presumed dead
Visions of light( Visual )

2 editions published between 2000 and 2002 in English and held by 643 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Featuring interviews with 29 cinematographers and directors, this film documents the story of cinematography since the conception of cinema at the turn of the 20th century as seen through the lenses of the world's greatest filmmakers and captured in classic scenes from over 125 films, tracing the evolution of motion-picture photography and innovations of cinematography and examining how the filmmaking process was complicated by new cinematic trends and technologies
Cat people ; The curse of the cat people( Visual )

2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 609 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The curse of the cat people: A young girl creates an imaginary friend, based on a picture of her father's long-dead first wife
Walter Wanger, Hollywood independent by Matthew Bernstein( )

2 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 572 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A portrait of the trailblazing film producer whose career spanned five decades."Bernstein packs an astonishing amount of solid film history into his lucid chronicle of Wangers whirlwind corporate liaisons. ... A fully realized, A-line biopic of a fascinating life in the movies."Tom Doherty, Film Quarterly
 
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Alternative Names
Robert Wise

Robert Wise Amerikaans filmregisseur

Robert Wise cineasta estadounidense

Robert Wise regista, montatore e produttore cinematografico statunitense

Robert Wise reżyser amerykański

Robert Wise US-amerikanischer Filmregisseur, Filmproduzent und Filmeditor

Robert Wise US-amerikanischer Regisseur und Filmproduzent

Robertus Wise

Wise, Bobby 1914-2005

Wise, Rob 1914-2005

Wise, Robert

Wise, Robert, 1914-

Wise, Robert E. 1914-2005

Ρόμπερτ Γουάιζ

Роберт Вайз

Робърт Уайз

Уайз, Роберт

ויז, רוברט, 1914-2005

רוברט וייז

رابرت وایز تدوینگر، تهیه‌کننده، و کارگردان آمریکایی

روبرت وايز

روبرت وايز منتج أفلام أمريكي

रॉबर्ट वाइझ

রবার্ট ওয়াইজ

와이즈, 로버트 1914-2005

ロバート・ワイズ

ワイズ, ロバート

罗伯特·怀斯

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