WorldCat Identities

Cort, Robert W.

Overview
Works: 75 works in 266 publications in 5 languages and 10,753 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Comedy films  Action and adventure films  Fantasy films  Sports films  Film adaptations  Juvenile works  Children's films  Fiction  Romance films 
Roles: Producer, Author, Creator
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Robert W Cort
Mr. Holland's Opus by Michael Kamen( Visual )

17 editions published between 1995 and 2004 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,400 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A frustrated composer comes to realize that his real passion is teaching and that his legacy is not a truly memorable piece of music, but the generations of young people whose lives he affects
Save the last dance by Thomas Carter( Visual )

25 editions published between 2000 and 2017 in 4 languages and held by 1,599 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sara's dreams of being a ballerina are shattered when her mother suddenly dies and she is sent to live with her father in Chicago's gritty South Side. Sara meets Derek and their shared love for dance leads to romance and opposition from both families
Jumanji by Joe Johnston( Visual )

5 editions published between 1995 and 2005 in English and held by 1,045 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Young Alan Parrish is sent to the jungles of Jumanji as he plays a mysterous board game. Twenty-six years later he is set free when two children play the game. Together they must outwit the powerful game, before new problems occur
3 men and a baby by Coline Serreau( Visual )

13 editions published between 1987 and 2006 in 3 languages and held by 870 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A remake of the hit French comedy Trois Hommes et un Couffin (Three Men and a Cradle) about a trio of confirmed bachelors who unexpectedly discover the joys of fatherhood when a baby is left on their doorstep. The three men -- an actor, an architect and a cartoonist -- share an appartment where they entertain a steady succession of one-night stands. This all changes when a woman appears at their apartment one day with the actor's illegitimate infant. Dad happens to be out of town at the time, so it is up to his two woefully inexperienced roommates to deal with the baby that has been abandoned to their care
Cocktail by Roger Donaldson( Visual )

19 editions published between 1987 and 2012 in English and Spanish and held by 724 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tom Cruise plays Brian Flanagan, a young confident and ambitious bartender who, with the help of a seasoned pro, becomes the toast of Manhattan's Upper East Side. But when he moves to Jamaica and meets an independent artist, their vivid romance brings a new perspective to the self-centered bartender's life
Against the ropes by Charles S Dutton( Visual )

15 editions published between 2003 and 2013 in English and Spanish and held by 661 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jackie Kallen is a sassy, brassy boxing manager-in-the-making determined to shake up the boxing world
Class action by Michael Apted( Visual )

15 editions published between 1991 and 2013 in English and Spanish and held by 530 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jedediah Tucker Ward (Gene Hackman) es un abogado idealista que lleva el caso de una persona que ha quedado con invalidez permanente debido a una falla de fabricación del automóvil que manejaba. Jedediah reclama una fuerte indemnización al fabricante. Por otro lado, su hija que también es abogada y de la que está distanciado, defiende a la empresa demandada
Action! : a novel by Robert W Cort( Book )

4 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in English and held by 426 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A.J. Jastrow embarks on a turbulent odyssey through Hollywood as he struggles to build a movie empire, coping with ruthless executives, power-hungry directors, drug-addled actors, the FBI, and his duplicitous mother and son
The seventh sign by Carl Schultz( Visual )

9 editions published between 1988 and 2016 in English and held by 336 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Revelation is at hand-- six signs of the Apocalypse have come to pass. Now only one woman can stop "The seventh sign."--Container.ase
Roommates by Peter Yates( Visual )

4 editions published between 1995 and 2003 in English and held by 282 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Evicted from his home, gruff-but-lovable old Rocky goes to live with his grandson Michael in the young man's crampted one-room apartment. When Michael brings home a new girlfriend ... things really heat up!
Outrageous fortune by Arthur Hiller( Visual )

8 editions published in 1987 in English and held by 247 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When opposites, Lauren and Sandy, discover they have been dating the same man, they band together on a cross country adventure to track him down
An innocent man by Billy Joel( Visual )

9 editions published between 1989 and 2011 in English and held by 244 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A man is framed as a drug dealer and sent to prison by a pair of crooked cops. He tries to prove his innocence, but everyone in jail claims they were framed
The cutting edge by Paul Michael Glaser( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 191 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Romantic comedy about a handsome, self-centered ex-ice hockey player and a figure skater with a prima donna attitude who dislike each other intensely, but they team up because to each other they represent a last resort for their prospective careers in the rink
Neil Simon's the odd couple II( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 188 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After years of going their separate ways, Felix and Oscar are together again, en route to the wedding of Oscar's son to Felix's daughter
Snow White : a tale of terror by Emilio Aragón( Visual )

2 editions published between 2002 and 2012 in English and held by 165 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When young Lillian's mother dies during childbirth, the father soon re-marries the well-intentioned Lady Claudia. However, Claudia's heart is ruled not by her husband, but by an evil mirror with the power to make Claudia Queen over all living things, until they are dead. A failed attempt to murder young Lillian leaves her wandering lost in a deep dark forest where she comes across seven dwarfs. However, handsome princes and dwarfs cannot always save the day
Action! by Robert W Cort( )

14 editions published between 2003 and 2008 in English and held by 143 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A family saga in which five decades of Hollywood history are embodied in the lives of three generations of a movie dynasty, with each generation reflecting the changing values of the motion-picture industry.--Container
Critical condition by Michael Apted( Visual )

5 editions published between 1987 and 2008 in English and Italian and held by 108 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The symptoms: acute tickling of the funny bone and sever belly laughs. The diagnosis? Richard Pryor in Critical Condition. Playing a criminal who fakes insanity to avoid prison, Pryor ends up in a hospital mental ward. That's when the craziness starts as he escapes during a blackout and disguises himself as a doctor. Somehow Pryor brings order to chaos even while performing unorthodox physical examinations, delivering a baby and using a helicopter for air conditioning!
Revenge of the nerds II( Visual )

5 editions published between 2005 and 2007 in English and held by 77 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This time the gang is off to the United Fraternity Conference in Ft. Lauderdale, but thanks to the Alpha Betas, the Tri-Lambs are forced to endure Florida's most dismal accommodations. Even though the boys are misled, mistreated and misused, they once again strike back, proving the importance of self-respect
The out-of-towners( Visual )

3 editions published between 1999 and 2013 in English and held by 46 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A midwestern couple experience the trip from hell while in New York, when everything that could go wrong does
Revenge of the nerds by Jefferey Kanew( Visual )

1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 35 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Revenge of the Nerds: a hilarious satire on college life about a group of outcasts who start their own fraternity after being rejected by every house on campus
 
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Alternative Names
Robert W. Cort Amerikaans filmproducent

Robert W. Cort producteur de cinéma américain

Robert W. Cort produttore cinematografico statunitense

Robert W. Cort US-amerikanischer Filmproduzent

Роберт В. Корт

Роберт Корт

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Languages
English (159)

Spanish (8)

Italian (5)

German (1)

Polish (1)