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Evans, Robert 1930-

Overview
Works: 80 works in 516 publications in 8 languages and 14,928 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Comedy films  Film noir  Detective and mystery films  History  Coming-of-age films  Musical films  Nonfiction films  Romantic comedy films 
Roles: Producer, Actor, Author, Production personnel, Director, Editor, Creator, Interviewee, Other
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Chinatown by Roman Polanski( Visual )

125 editions published between 1974 and 2017 in 7 languages and held by 3,419 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 Kate Hudson( Visual )

27 editions published between 2002 and 2013 in English and held by 2,457 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 )

18 editions published between 1980 and 2017 in English and Spanish and held by 1,041 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 )

12 editions published between 1980 and 2017 in English and Spanish and held by 987 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bud Davis, a Texas oil refinery worker, meets and falls in love with Sissy at Gilley's, a popular country-western nightclub in Houston. However, their relationship becomes endangered when a mechanical bull-riding ex-convict schemes to steal Sissy's heart
Marathon Man by John Schlesinger( Visual )

25 editions published between 1976 and 2017 in 4 languages and held by 893 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 )

42 editions published between 1983 and 2018 in 5 languages and held by 800 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1928 New York, spirits are high and jazz, dancing and gangsters rule supreme. Harlem's Cotton Club is in the center of it all, where rich Upper-Eastsiders mix with dressed-up mobsters. On stage is gifted coronet player Dixie Dwyer, who dreams of the big time, and tap sensation Sandman Williams who can't touch his girl, the lovely singer Lila Rose Oliver, because of strict club rules. As tension rises, so do tempers, and the nightclub becomes a pressure-cooker of jilted loves and mob jobs
The sun also rises by Henry King( Visual )

5 editions published between 2007 and 2013 in English and French and held by 582 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Paris, 1922. Journaliste américain que la Grande Guerre laisse invalide, Jake Barnes renoue avec Lady Brett Ashley, l'infirmière qui l'a soigné et aimé. Si, entre eux, la passion renaît, intacte, l'amour semble impossible. Lors de vacances en Espagne, Barnes regarde Brett se jeter dans les bras d'un riche industriel qui la demande en mariage, puis d'un jeune torero rencontré lors d'une corrida à Pampelune. Mais le destin réserve encore à Barnes d'autant plus de surprises que la femme qu'il croyait à jamais perdue réapparaît, désormais prête à assumer son handicap...Une distribution brillante pour un film qui donne libre cours à un glamour aussi sensible dans l'expression des sentiments que flamboyant dans le style
The out-of-towners by Sam Weisman( Visual )

9 editions published between 1999 and 2013 in English and held by 532 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 )

19 editions published between 1990 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 404 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 by Thomas Harris( Visual )

14 editions published between 1976 and 2013 in English and held by 402 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A Black September terrorist group threatens to blow up a blimp hovering over the Super Bowl stadium with 80,000 people and the President of the United States in attendance
Rosemary's Baby by Roman Polanski( Visual )

2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 227 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 )

3 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 155 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 )

23 editions published between 1994 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 132 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 )

5 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 124 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
Chinatown( Visual )

2 editions published between 2000 and 2009 in Spanish and English and held by 119 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A private detective finds himself in over his head as he takes on a case involving the most rich and powerful people in Chinatown
The Phantom by Simon Wincer( Visual )

8 editions published between 1997 and 2017 in English and Spanish and held by 92 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 Saint by Jonathan Hensley( Visual )

6 editions published between 1997 and 2010 in English and held by 79 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
Stand by me by Rob Reiner( Visual )

1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 77 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This film about friendship and the indelible experiences of growing up takes place in a small Oregon town as four boys set out on a two-day search for a missing teenager's body, a search that turns into an odyssey of self-discovery
Chinatown by Shakti Samanta( Visual )

1 edition published in 1986 in English and held by 58 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The plot is a labyrinth of successive revelations having to do with Los Angeles water reserves, land rights, fraud and intra-family hanky-panky, climaxing in Los Angeles's Chinatown on a street that seems no more mysterious than Flatbush Avenue."--The New York Times, reviewed by Vincent Canby
The best of everything by Jean Negulesco( Visual )

2 editions published between 1995 and 2005 in English and held by 53 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
 
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