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Wise, Robert 1914-2005

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The sound of music by Richard Rodgers( Visual )

221 editions published between 1964 and 2015 in 9 languages and held by 6,950 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
West Side Story by Robert Wise( Visual )

234 editions published between 1961 and 2015 in 9 languages and held by 6,695 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 day the earth stood still by Robert Wise( Visual )

118 editions published between 1951 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 4,150 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A visitor from outer space comes with the warning that unless war is abolished, Earth will be destroyed by the more advanced planets of the universe
Citizen Kane by Robert McKee( Visual )

47 editions published between 1941 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 3,581 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The battle over Citizen Kane: Looks at the lives and careers of Orson Welles and William Randolph Hearst, and how Hearst tried to suppress the 1941 film Citizen Kane and destroy Welles
Star trek the motion picture by Robert Wise( Visual )

74 editions published between 1979 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 1,744 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A massive alien presence of enormous power enters Federation space, destroying three powerful Klingon cruisers and neutralizing everthing in its path and Admiral James T. Kirk returns to the helm of an updated U.S.S. Enterprise and sets course to meet the aggressor head-on
The haunting by Robert Wise( Visual )

34 editions published between 1962 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,245 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

61 editions published between 1966 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 1,084 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 )

33 editions published between 1970 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 1,011 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 3 languages and held by 924 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The line of command breaks down in a sub that is stalking a Japanese destroyer that sank the captain's former command
The set-up by Robert Wise( Visual )

27 editions published between 1949 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 724 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
My favorite wife by Garson Kanin( Visual )

3 editions published between 1940 and 2004 in English and held by 677 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A funny thing happens to Nick on the 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
I want to live! by Robert Wise( Visual )

37 editions published between 1957 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 675 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
Visions of light by Arnold Glassman( Visual )

1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 650 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of cinematography as seen through the lenses of the world's greatest filmmakers and captured in classic scenes from over 125 immortal movies
Cat people The curse of the cat people( Visual )

2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 622 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
The desert rats by Robert Wise( Visual )

29 editions published between 1953 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 546 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A courageous band of Australian soldiers stops Rommel's march to the Suez Canal in this stirring blend of action and history
Dance, girl, dance by Dorothy Arzner( Visual )

4 editions published between 1940 and 2007 in English and held by 521 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Bubbles loves to dance. But she also likes to eat. Her friend Judy may choose to suffer for her art, but not Bubbles. She swaps her ballet shoes for a G-string...and turns patrons' fantasies into dollars as burlesque sensation Tiger Lily White. Directed by Dorothy Arzner, classic Hollywood's sole major female director."--Container
Born to kill by Robert Wise( Visual )

22 editions published between 1947 and 2005 in 3 languages and held by 514 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A classic film noir featuring a cold-hearted killer named Sam Wild who kills two innocent people and actively pursues the woman who finds the bodies, all while being married to the woman's half-sister
The magnificent Ambersons by Orson Welles( Visual )

13 editions published between 1942 and 2015 in English and held by 507 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
I walked with a zombie by Jacques Tourneur( Visual )

11 editions published between 2005 and 2013 in English and held by 491 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

I walked with a zombie: A young Canadian nurse comes to the West Indies to care for the wife of a plantation manager, who suffers from a strange catatonic condition
Robert Wise on his films : from editing room to director's chair by Sergio Leemann( Book )

1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Each of the thirty-nine films that Wise has directed is presented here in photographs, a complete cast and credits listing, a story synopsis, and, most importantly, Robert Wise's own comments. Robert Wise on His Films is illustrated with 270 photographs and includes a short biographical portrait of Wise that draws heavily on his own words and Forewords by director Arthur Hiller and screenwriter Nelson Gidding
 
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Robert Wise Amerikaans filmregisseur

Robert Wise cineasta estadounidense

Robert Wise regista, montatore e produttore cinematografico statunitense

Robert Wise reżyser amerykański

Robert Wise US-amerikanischer Regisseur und Filmproduzent

Robertus Wise

Wise, Bobby 1914-2005

Wise, Rob 1914-2005

Wise, Robert

Wise, Robert E. 1914-2005

Ρόμπερτ Γουάιζ

Роберт Вайз

Робърт Уайз

Уайз, Роберт

רוברט וייז

رابرت وایز تدوینگر، تهیه‌کننده، و کارگردان آمریکایی

روبرت وايز

रॉबर्ट वाइझ

রবার্ট ওয়াইজ

로버트, 와이즈 1914-2005

ロバート・ワイズ

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West Side StoryStar trek the motion pictureThe hauntingThe Andromeda strainI want to live!Cat people The curse of the cat peopleThe desert ratsRobert Wise on his films : from editing room to director's chair