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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 )

115 editions published between 1967 and 2016 in 8 languages and held by 3,798 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 )

120 editions published between 1979 and 2014 in 9 languages and held by 2,491 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When his wife walks out, Ted Kramer and his six-year-old son have a chance to really get to know each other. Then Ted's wife returns and she wants her son back
Places in the heart by Ban dun( Visual )

29 editions published between 1984 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 1,188 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Field stars as a struggling widow in 1930's depression Texas. Her perseverance in raising her two childen sets an example for all around her
Nobody's fool by Paul Newman( Visual )

34 editions published between 1994 and 2017 in 5 languages and held by 1,127 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 has made a lifetime of bad decisions. He unexpectedly has a chance to make right some of them when his estranged son and grandson drop back into his life
The human stain by Robert Benton( Visual )

47 editions published between 2003 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,116 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Coleman Silk is a respected professor at a New England college who suddenly finds his life unraveling after a comment he makes about some African-American students is misinterpreted as a racial slur. As the scandal heats up, Nathan Zuckerman, a writer researching a biography of Silk, begins to dig deeply into Silk's life. Eventually, matters are made worse when Coleman's affair with a young married janitor named Faunia Farley is exposed. But amid the controversy, Silk must struggle to keep his greatest secret, a secret he's held for the majority of his life, from becoming made public
What's up, doc? by Peter Bogdanovich( Visual )

18 editions published between 1972 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,076 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
Feast of love by Robert Benton( Visual )

30 editions published between 2007 and 2011 in 5 languages and held by 809 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 )

14 editions published between 2005 and 2008 in English and French and held by 690 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Det er julaften i regntunge, isbelagte Wichita, Kansas, og i år har Charlie Arglist for en gangs skyld kanskje noe å feire. Charlie, som er advokat for en del tvilsomme eksistenser i Wichita, og hans udelikate partner, Vic Cavanaugh, har nettopp underslått i overkant av to millioner dollar fra gangsterbossen Bill Guerrard. Filmen fikk terningkast 2-5
Twilight by Robert Benton( Visual )

24 editions published between 1998 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 602 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Burned-out private eye plunges into a murder mystery tied to a long-unsolved case involving an aging actor
Billy Bathgate by Robert Benton( Visual )

42 editions published between 1991 and 2012 in 8 languages and held by 430 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two-time Academy Award winner Dustin Hoffman stars in the action-packed gangster epic detailing 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!
Superman by Richard Donner( Visual )

25 editions published between 1985 and 2017 in 3 languages and held by 394 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An infant sent to Earth from the doomed planet Krypton, grows to become Superman
The late show by Leon M Lederman( Visual )

12 editions published between 1976 and 2016 in English and Undetermined and held by 297 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An aging private detective is hired by a ditzy woman to find her stolen cat. He takes the case, such as it is, only to find that it leads to murder, adultery, and blackmail
Directors : life behind the camera( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 284 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Made in cooperation with the American Film Institute, Directors: Life Behind the Camera features thirty-three legendary directors who reveal in intimate detail and in-depth knowledge about the art of filmmaking and their own career in the movies. Culled from over 300 hours of interviews, this two-disc, four hour presentation is interactive, allowing instant access to a single director, or access to an entire topic involving all directors. Also included are film clips, interviews with guest actors and industry veterans, and biographies and interesting facts about each director" -- Back of container
It's a bird, it's a plane, it's Superman : original Broadway cast by Charles Strouse( )

4 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 231 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

There was a crooked man-- by Joseph L Mankiewicz( Visual )

8 editions published between 1970 and 2006 in English and French and held by 229 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 Robert Benton( Visual )

11 editions published between 1972 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 206 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 4 languages and held by 169 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 162 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A little boy regrets wishing for a seven-foot bear
It's a bird, it's a plane, it's Superman : original Broadway cast by Charles Strouse( Recording )

3 editions published between 1966 and 1992 in English and held by 144 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After almost forty years in New Jersey, Catherine, Ralph, and their beloved Boston terrier Karma are hitting the road, relocating to a gorgeous, serene island off the coast of Savannah, Georgia. But upon their arrival in the Seven Oaks gated community, it becomes apparent that Catherine and Ralph's visions of retirement couldn't be more different. As the pair drift further apart, Catherine cannot help but sense her marriage is at risk. Then she meets recent widower Fred at the dog park. United by their dogs, they embark upon a friendship that could be something more, until she discovers that he's not quite what he seems. As she sorts out fact from fiction and discovers what sorts of secrets might be hiding behind Seven Oaks' pristine picket fences, she'll have to make a decision affecting her future happiness and her chance at newfound love
Superman 5 film collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 131 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
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
Kramer vs. Kramer
Places in the heartWhat's up, doc?Bad company
Alternative Names
Robert Benton Amerikaans filmregisseur

Robert Benton amerykański scenarzysta, reżyser filmowy

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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벤튼, 로버트 1932-