WorldCat Identities

Evans, Robert 1930-

Overview
Works: 89 works in 410 publications in 8 languages and 14,613 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Comedy films  Film noir  History  Detective and mystery films  Horror films  Nonfiction films  Romantic comedy films  Biography 
Roles: Producer, Actor, Author, Production personnel, Editor, Creator, Director, Performer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Chinatown by Roman Polanski( Visual )

102 editions published between 1974 and 2015 in 7 languages and held by 3,450 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Private eye Jake Gittes, living off the murky moral climate of sunbaked, pre-war Southern California is hired by a beautiful socialite to investigate her husband's extra-marital affair. Gittes is swept into a maelstrom of double dealings and deadly deceits, uncovering a web of personal and political scandals that come crashing together for one, unforgettable night in Chinatown
How to lose a guy in 10 days by Donald Petrie( Visual )

21 editions published between 2002 and 2013 in English and held by 2,408 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Andi is the "How to" girl at an up-and-coming women's magazine who need to prove she can pick up any guy and dump him in 10 days. And in order for Ben to win an advertising presentation he needs to prove he can make any woman fall in love with him in 10 days. Now that they are a "couple" and the clock is ticking, anything goes
Popeye by Walt Disney( Visual )

12 editions published between 1980 and 2013 in English and held by 1,021 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Olive Oyl, Wimpy, Bluto and others join Popeye in his adventures in the harbor town of Sweethaven
Urban cowboy by John Travolta( Visual )

5 editions published between 1980 and 2008 in English and held by 918 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

By day, Bud Davis works at a Texas oil refinery but at night he trades in his hard hat for a Stetson and goes to Gilley's. There he meets Sissy, a pretty two-stepper, who believes he's a cowboy. Bud's got to prove it when a dangerous ex-con schemes to rob Gilley's and steal Sissy's heart
Marathon Man by John Schlesinger( Visual )

20 editions published between 1976 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 853 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Hoffman plays the likeable Columbia graduate student and marathon runner of the title, unwittingly trapped in a terrifying drama revolving around a murderous Nazi fugitive"--Container
The Cotton Club by Francis Ford Coppola( Visual )

30 editions published between 1984 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 797 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In Dixie Dwyer's hands a trumpet became more than a horn and a girl became more than a women. He was the only man who could walk the violent line between music and the mob. Then one night, in the Cotton Club, he discovered Vera Cicero and suddenly his life became even hotter than his music
The sun also rises by Henry King( Visual )

5 editions published between 1957 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 567 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A group of Americans that have become friends because of the war, spend their time in Europe in 1922, still living as if every day was their last
Out-of-towners by Arthur Hiller( Visual )

6 editions published between 1999 and 2003 in English and held by 511 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A comedy in which a couple from Ohio suffers one mishap after another during 24 hours in New York City
The two Jakes by Jack Nicholson( Visual )

14 editions published between 1990 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 389 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this sequel to Chinatown, it is 1948 Los Angeles and private investigator Jake Gittes must solve a case of suspected adultery-turned-murder that's tied to a grab for oil and to Jake's own past
Black Sunday( Visual )

4 editions published between 1976 and 2003 in English and held by 308 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A Black September terrorist group attempts to blow up a Goodyear blimp hovering over the Super Bowl stadium with 80,000 people, including the U.S. president, in attendance
Rosemary's Baby by Roman Polanski( Visual )

2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 216 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Rosemary (Mia Farrow) and Guy Woodhouse (John Cassavetes) are newlyweds, but Rosemary has no idea that her wedded bliss is about to come to a horrific end. In exchange for a taste of fame, Guy makes a deal with the devil that puts his wife and soul in jeopardy. Slowly, [Rosemary] begins to realize that a seed of evil has been planted ... and she is its host"--Container
The last mogul( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 166 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lew Wasserman started in the entertainment industry working the door at Cleveland speak-easies and rose to control a Hollywood empire. With Chicagoan Jules Stein, Wasserman became an agent, and made Music Corp. of America one of the first true media conglomerates. Wasserman's gift for perceiving industry trends long before his rivals led to MCA's creation of Universal Pictures and Universal City. Wasserman was notoriously secretive, doing no interviews and leaving behind no written materials, so the film combines research, archival images, and new interviews of Hollywood insiders to tell a great American story of power, commerce, and deal making
The kid stays in the picture by Robert Evans( Book )

16 editions published between 1994 and 2004 in English and Japanese and held by 124 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

From his marriage to Ali McGraw, his cocaine bust, the accusations of murder, the friendships with the likes of Jack Nicholson and Dustin Hoffman, to his legendary court case and bust up with Francis Ford Coppola, this is the tell-all autobiography from Robert Evans, the legendary Hollywood producer ("The Godfather", "Rosemary's Baby" and "Chinatown") who's lived the Hollywood dream
Dominick Dunne : after the party( Visual )

3 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 123 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The inside scoop on the world's most famous chronicler in the age of celebrity. Join Dominick Dunne, Vanity Fair's most notorious celebrity journalist, and a parade of Hollywood and literary notables as they attempt to make sense of his shocking and tumultuous life. Set during his coverage of the Phil Spector murder trial
Black Sunday by Thomas Harris( Visual )

6 editions published between 1977 and 2013 in English and held by 90 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A Black September terrorist group attempts to blow up a Goodyear blimp hovering over the Super Bowl stadium with 80,000 people and the President of the United States in attendance
The Phantom by Simon Wincer( Visual )

5 editions published between 1997 and 2010 in English and Spanish and held by 69 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An expedition lands on the island of Bengalla, seeking the legendary skulls of Touganda. Believed to harness an energy force of incalculable power, the skulls could spell disaster for mankind. And that's exactly what ruthless tycoon Xander Drax has in mind--unless one man can save it
The best of everything by Jean Negulesco( Visual )

2 editions published between 1995 and 2005 in English and held by 62 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Romantic drama following the lives and loves of four young women working in a large publishing house in New York. Their tough businesswoman boss takes out her frustration in her love life on her employees
The Saint( Visual )

3 editions published between 1997 and 2010 in English and held by 50 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A super-thief is hired by Russians to steal the formula for cold fusion so that Russia can return as a world power. Includes trailer, and commentary
The kid stays in the picture by Brett Morgen( Visual )

9 editions published between 2002 and 2006 in English and French and held by 41 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This documentary captures the life story of legendary Hollywood producer and studio chief Robert Evans - the first actor to ever run a film studio."--Container
The kid stays in the picture by Robert Evans( )

3 editions published between 2003 and 2005 in English and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The kid stays in the picture by Hollywood giant and legendary "bad boy" Robert Evans is an intimate and fascinating account of his rise, fall and rise again in show business. The only actor to ever run a studio, Evans took Paramount from the basement to the penthouse with such movies as The odd couple, Rosemary's baby, Love story, The Godfather and Chinatown. An extraordinary raconteur, Evan spares no one, least of all himself. From Errol Flynn, Eva Gardner, and Jimmy Cagney to Jack Nicholson, Warren Beatty, and Sharon Stone, here is Hollywood revealed as never before. Laced throughout are his fascinating liaisons with some of the world's most beautiful woman, including his marriage and divorce to Ali MacGraw and Phyllis George. Robert Evans, the producer, has seen and done it all. The kid stays in the picture is one life story you'll never forget
 
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Chinatown
Alternative Names
Evans, Bob

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Evans, Robert J. 1930-

Robert Evans americký filmový producent

Robert Evans Amerikaans acteur

Robert Evans producteur de cinéma américain

Robert Evans produttore cinematografico statunitense

Robert Evans US-amerikanischer Filmproduzent, Schauspieler und Moderator

Shapera, Robert J.

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Роберт Еванс

Роберт Эванс

رابرت اوانس

エヴァンズ, ロバート

羅伯特·埃文斯

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