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Wise, Robert 1914-2005

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The sound of music by Robert Wise( Visual )

238 editions published between 1965 and 2015 in 9 languages and held by 6,816 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 )

240 editions published between 1961 and 2015 in 9 languages and held by 6,611 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A modern version of Shakespeare's Romeo and Juliet, set in the Puerto Rican section of New York City
Citizen Kane by Orson Welles( Visual )

47 editions published between 1941 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 3,636 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
The day the earth stood still by Robert Wise( Visual )

94 editions published between 1951 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 2,808 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A spaceship lands in Washington, D.C., capturing the attention of the world. But the peaceful alien emissary it brings fails to earn the public's trust. When a young woman and her son befriend him, they soon realize they may be all that stands between the human race and total destruction
Star trek : the motion picture by Robert Wise( Visual )

64 editions published between 1979 and 2016 in 6 languages and held by 1,797 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When an unidentified alien destroys three powerful Klingon cruisers, Captain James T. Kirk (William Shatner) returns to the newly-transformed U.S.S. Enterprise to take command. Shatner is joined on this heroic mission by Leonard Nimoy, DeForest Kelley, and the cast from the acclaimed Star Trek television series. The entire crew mobilises to stop the alien intruder from its relentless flight towards Earth
The day the Earth stood still( Visual )

4 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 1,326 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 ramifications 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
The haunting by Robert Wise( Visual )

39 editions published between 1963 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 1,250 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 )

44 editions published between 1966 and 2013 in English and held by 1,068 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 )

26 editions published between 1970 and 2015 in English and Multiple languages and held by 1,006 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 944 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
The set-up by Robert Wise( Visual )

21 editions published between 1949 and 2016 in English and held by 711 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 )

29 editions published between 1958 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 684 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 )

3 editions published between 1940 and 2004 in English and held by 680 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
Cat people : the curse of the cat people by Jacques Tourneur( Visual )

5 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 654 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The curse of the cat people: Amy, the young daughter of Oliver and Alice Reed, has trouble differentiating fantasy from reality, and as a result has no friends. She makes an imaginary friend though, her father's dead first wife Irena. At about the same time, she befriends Julia Farren, an aging reclusive actress who is alienated from her own daughter Barbara. A mostly unrelated sequel to Cat people
Visions of light by Arnold Glassman( Visual )

2 editions published between 2000 and 2002 in English and held by 654 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
The desert rats( Visual )

20 editions published between 1953 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 532 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 )

17 editions published between 1947 and 2005 in English and held by 511 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 )

11 editions published between 1942 and 2015 in English and held by 509 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Eugène Morgan (Joseph Cotten) revient dans sa ville natale après vingt ans d'absence. Lors d'un bal donné par le riche clan des Amberson, il revoit son amour de jeunesse Isabel Amberson. A l'époque Isabel avait préféré épouser Wilbur Minafer qui lui donna un fils. A la mort de son mari, elle se consacra entièrement à l'éducation de son fils qui devient un jeune homme tyrannique...Le film est une brillante et mélancolique évocation des mutations économiques et sociales de l'Amérique à l'aube du XXè siècle. Il est classé parmi les 100 meilleurs films américains de tout les temps
Der unbestechliche Blick : Robert Wise und seine Filme by Lars-Olav Beier( Book )

1 edition published in 1996 in German and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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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 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 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


ワイズ, ロバート


West Side StoryStar trek : the motion pictureThe hauntingThe Andromeda strainI want to live!Cat people : the curse of the cat peopleThe desert rats