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Benton, Robert

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Most widely held works about Robert Benton
Most widely held works by Robert Benton
Bonnie and Clyde by Arthur Penn( Visual )

110 editions published between 1967 and 2014 in 9 languages and held by 3,669 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of Bonnie Parker and Clyde Barrow, who robbed banks across the country during the Depression era
Kramer vs. Kramer by Robert Benton( Visual )

45 editions published between 1979 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 1,815 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ted Kramer is a young husband and father who loves his family and his job. He spends most of his time at work. When he returns home late one evening, his wife Joanna confronts and then leaves him. This forces Ted to become the sole caregiver to their six-year-old son. Now, Ted must learn to be a father while balancing the demands of his high-pressure job. Just as Ted begins to adapt to his new role, Joanna returns wanting her son back
Nobody's fool by Robert Benton( Visual )

41 editions published between 1994 and 2013 in 7 languages and held by 1,097 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this affectionate story of small town life in upstate New York, Sully, a fitfully employed 60-year-old construction worker, is a cheerful curmudgeon who seems to have missed all his chances and made nothing of his life. However, it becomes apparent that Sully, despite his best efforts to be a n'er-do-well, is an important and beloved member of his family and his community. He is, as he says, somebody's father, somebody's grandfather, somebody's friend
What's up, doc? by Peter Bogdanovich( Visual )

23 editions published between 1972 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 1,053 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Four red plaid traveling cases-- one of each belonging to a befuddled Iowa musicologist, a strange but bright young woman, a rich matron and a suspicious fellow-- are mixed up at a San Francisco hotel, with hilarious results
Places in the heart( Visual )

5 editions published between 2001 and 2015 in English and Italian and held by 1,007 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

En 1935, Royce Spalding, shérif d'un village du Texas, est tué par un jeune Noir en état d'ivresse. Sa veuve, Edna, se trouve devant peu de ressources pour assurer sa subsistance et celle de ses deux enfants. Elle décide de planter du coton sur une terre qui lui appartient, avec l'aide et les conseils d'un vagabond de race noire qui s'y connaît en ce genre de culture. Les épreuves ne manquent pas à la jeune femme résolue qui doit même affronter un ouragan avant de pouvoir mener à bien son projet. Pendant ce temps, sa soeur Margaret, coiffeuse au village, traverse une crise conjugale causée par une infidélité de son mari
The human stain by Robert Benton( Visual )

19 editions published between 2003 and 2011 in 5 languages and held by 988 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Coleman Silk, een decaan van een universiteit die na een vermeend rascistische opmerking ontslagen wordt, sluit vriendschap met een veel jongere schoonmaakster en een vereenzaamde schrijver. Die heeft echter de idee dat er een geheim schuil gaat achter het leven van Coleman
Feast of love by Robert Benton( Visual )

28 editions published between 2007 and 2011 in 6 languages and held by 830 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bradley is the owner of a coffee shop in Oregon. He thinks his marriage is idyllic, that is until his wife, Kathryn, leaves him for another woman. One of Bradley's baristas falls head over heels for a girl who comes looking for a job, but his abusive father spells trouble for the relationship. Finally, a professor and his wife struggle to find purpose in life in the aftermath of a personal tragedy
The ice harvest by Harold Ramis( Visual )

13 editions published between 2005 and 2008 in English and French and held by 700 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Wichita, Kansas, 24 décembre. Il se pourrait bien que cette année, Charlie Arglist ait une vraie raison de faire la fête. Il vient en effet de subtiliser avec son associé la coquette somme de 2 millions de dollars à un caïd de Kansas City. Mais si voler la Mafia était aussi simple, ça se saurait
Billy Bathgate by Robert Benton( Visual )

36 editions published between 1991 and 2012 in 8 languages and held by 441 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This gangster epic details the rise and fall of notorious mobster Dutch Schultz as seen through the eyes of his young protege, Billy Bathgate. Billy, an ambitious streetwise kid seduced by the power, money and glamour of crime, soon begins to seriously question if his passport to the good life is going to come from the fiery Dutch and his gang!
Twilight by Robert Benton( Visual )

14 editions published between 1997 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 323 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Typescript, dated 10/16/96 with revisions through 01/22/97
Superman by Dave Fleischer( Visual )

14 editions published between 1986 and 2012 in English and French and held by 307 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Superman, ou Kal-El, pour lui donner son véritable nom, est né sur la planète Krypton. Lorsque son père Jor-El et sa mère Lara découvrent que la planète est menacée de destruction, ils construisent un vaisseau spatial grâce auquel leur fils pourra échapper au massacre. Et le jour fatal, Kal-El s'envole à travers l'espace vers la planète Terre. Il est trouvé, puis adopté par Jonathan et Martha
The late show( Visual )

10 editions published between 1976 and 2009 in English and Spanish and held by 284 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Aging private eye Ira Wells has agreed to help a Hollywood kook named Margo locate her missing cat
There was a crooked man-- by Joseph L Mankiewicz( Visual )

14 editions published between 1970 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 238 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Arizona Territorial Prison inmate Paris Pittman is a schemer, a charmer and quite popular among his fellow convicts. Especially with $500,000 in stolen loot hidden away and a plan to escape and recover it. New warden Woodward Lopeman has other ideas about Pittman. Each man will have the tables turned on him in a twisting, turning Wild West tale of brawls, chases, shootouts and wry wit
Bad company by Joel Schumacher( Visual )

8 editions published between 1972 and 2003 in English and Undetermined and held by 213 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A roguish group of runaways living by their wits in the rough West of the 1860s emerge older and wiser for their journey and friendship
Nadine by Robert Benton( Visual )

14 editions published between 1987 and 2006 in 5 languages and held by 178 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When an Austin, Texas woman tries to get back pictures from a sleazy photographer, she and her almost ex-husband find photos of another kind and the financial opportunity of a lifetime
Don't ever wish for a 7-foot bear by Robert Benton( Book )

1 edition published in 1972 in English and held by 173 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A little boy regrets wishing for a seven-foot bear
Still of the night by Robert Benton( Visual )

17 editions published between 1982 and 2012 in 6 languages and held by 118 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A psychiatrist is attracted to a woman who may or may not have murdered one of his patients
Superman 5 film collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 96 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A child from a dying planet is sent to Earth, where he is brought up by human parents and poses as a newspaper reporter, becoming Superman when necessary to use his special powers to save others
It's a bird, it's a plane, it's Superman original Broadway cast by Charles Strouse( Recording )

1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 81 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Little brother, no more by Robert Benton( Book )

1 edition published in 1960 in English and held by 63 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

As the youngest in his family, Little Brother hasn't had a name for seven years. He decides that he is old enough and sets out to find a name of his own
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Kramer vs. Kramer
Alternative Names
Robert Benton Amerikaans filmregisseur

Robert Benton cinéaste américain

Robert Benton director de cine estadounidense

Robert Benton regista e sceneggiatore statunitense

Robert Benton US-amerikanischer Regisseur, Drehbuchautor und Filmproduzent

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Роберт Бентон

Робърт Бентън

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رابرت بنتون فیلمنامه‌نویس و کارگردان آمریکایی

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벤튼, 로버트 1932-



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