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Wise, Robert 1914-2005

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West Side Story by Leonard Bernstein( Visual )

54 editions published between 1961 and 2019 in 4 languages and held by 4,536 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 )

356 editions published between 1965 and 2015 in 10 languages and held by 4,136 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young novice, uncertain about becoming a nun, becomes governess to 7 children of an autocratic ex-naval captain. Her charm wins over the rebellious children and the unbending captain
Citizen Kane by Orson Welles( Visual )

57 editions published between 1941 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 3,084 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 )

137 editions published between 1951 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 2,232 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 )

75 editions published between 1979 and 2016 in 5 languages and held by 1,886 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 )

39 editions published between 1965 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,760 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 1951 and 2010 in English and held by 1,544 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 1,361 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 )

51 editions published between 1963 and 2018 in 4 languages and held by 1,286 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
West Side story( Visual )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 1,111 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 Sand Pebbles by Robert Wise( Visual )

53 editions published between 1966 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,078 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 )

42 editions published between 1970 and 2019 in 5 languages and held by 1,053 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 )

35 editions published between 1958 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 1,000 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 )

364 editions published between 1960 and 2018 in 9 languages and held by 808 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 magnificent Ambersons by Orson Welles( Visual )

15 editions published between 1942 and 2018 in English and held by 769 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A brilliant, moving portrayal of an aristocratic American family in what many critics consider a masterpiece equal to Citizen Kane. Based on a novel by Booth Tarkington, the drama begins in the 1870s when the Amberson family is at the height of its wealth and prestige. But the day arrives when all the Ambersons are stunned by the truth of their financial ruin
The set-up by Robert Wise( Visual )

34 editions published between 1949 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 733 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
The Devil and Daniel Webster by Douglas Moore( Visual )

5 editions published between 1987 and 2009 in English and held by 730 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Jabez Stone is a hard-working farmer trying to make an honest living, but a streak of bad luck tempts him to do the unthinkable: bargain with the devil himself. In exchange for seven years of good fortune, Stone promises "Mr. Scratch" his soul. But when the troubled farmer begins to realize the error of his choice, he enlists the aid of the one man who might save him: the legendary orator and politician Daniel Webster. Directed with stylish flair by William Dieterle, The Devil and Daniel Webster brings the classic short story by Stephen Vincent Benet to life with inspired visuals, an unforgettable Oscar-winning score by Bernard Herrmann, and a truly diabolical performance from Walter Huston as the devil"--Container
I want to live! by Robert Wise( Visual )

42 editions published between 1958 and 2016 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
Walter Wanger, Hollywood independent by Matthew Bernstein( )

2 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 667 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
My favorite wife by Garson Kanin( Visual )

4 editions published between 1940 and 2005 in English and held by 657 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ellen Arden has been shipwrecked for seven years but returns to discover her husband Nick has had her declared dead, and remarried
 
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Alternative Names
Robert Vajz

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

로버트 와이즈

와이즈, 로버트 1914-2005

ロバート・ワイズ

ワイズ, ロバート

罗伯特·怀斯

罗伯特·怀斯 美國電影導演,電影製片人和電影編輯

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