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Robards, Sam

Works: 56 works in 145 publications in 4 languages and 8,638 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Children's films  Comedy films  Melodramas (Motion pictures)  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Caper films  Television series  Horror films  Western films  Made-for-TV movies 
Roles: Actor, Narrator, Performer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works about Sam Robards
Most widely held works by Sam Robards
Catch that kid by Kristen Stewart( Visual )

9 editions published in 2004 in English and Spanish and held by 951 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Meet Maddy, Gus and Austin: three kids on a mission! They're three close friends with special talents. One is a champion rock climber, one is a computer genius and the other is a mechanical whiz who specializes in go-carts. Their task: to scale the heights and crack a high-tech bank vault to save Maddy's ailing Dad, but they have to do all this in time to finish their homework
American Beauty by Sam Mendes( Visual )

17 editions published between 2000 and 2013 in English and held by 751 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An emotionally and spiritually comatose suburban man decides "to hell with it all" and reverts to living as he did when he was happiest--as a carefree teenager. His desperately uptight wife and sullen daughter can only look on as he quits his corporate job to become a burger flipper, starts getting high with a strange new neighbor (whose parents are even stranger) and lusts after a pouty blonde teenager--his daughter's best friend
Life as a house by Mark Andrus( Visual )

1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 749 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A terminally ill man attempts to simultaneously reconnect with his estranged son and build the house of his dreams
Awake by Nick Murphy( Visual )

9 editions published between 2007 and 2011 in English and held by 693 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Clay Beresford, Jr. has inherited his late father's financial business. Under the thumb of his overly protective mother Lilith, Clay is hesitant to reveal the details of his engagement to Sam Lockwood. Matters are further complicated by Clay's ailing heart, and he desperately needs a new heart. Clay gets the chance at a new heart and Clay's close surgeon friend Jack is going to be performing the operation. All goes well at the beginning of the surgery, with Clay gently coming under the influence of general anesthesia. But he suffers from "anesthetic awareness" and finds himself awake and completely aware, but paralyzed. Now Sam must wrestle with her own demons as Clay continues to wrestle with his
Treme( Visual )

1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 532 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

New Orleans, 38 months after. The city's musicians, chefs, Mardi Gras Indians, and others continue to rebuild their lives in the aftermath of Hurricane Katrina. But the promise of recovery, heightened by the historic election of a new president, is tempered by sobering economics, continued police corruption, and the ongoing specter of violence and crime. In these five final episodes of Treme, New Orleans' protagonists strive to build their own legacy in this most iconic of American cities
The Blackwater lightship by E man( Visual )

3 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 378 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A man in the final stages of AIDS is cared for by his sister and mother and grandmother
The trial of Saddam Hussein( Visual )

3 editions published between 2008 and 2010 in English and held by 313 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Looks at the trial of Saddam Hussein and the conflict between Iraq's new political leaders, who wanted the former dictator tried, convicted, and executed as quickly as possible and the American lawyers sent to provide guidance in establishing a lawful judicial system and conducting a fair trial. Includes trial footage, secretly recorded cell-phone videos, and interviews with trial participants
The ballad of Little Jo by Maggie Greenwald( Visual )

2 editions published between 2003 and 2014 in English and held by 284 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on a true story, this is the tale of Josephine Monaghan, a young woman of the mid-19th century who is thrown out of her parents' home after being seduced by the family's portrait photographer and giving birth to an illegitimate child. Josephine quickly learns that young, female, pretty, and alone are a bad combination for life in the wild west. In her desperation to survive, Josephine disguises herself as "Jo", a young man, and struggles to make a life for herself in a dingy frontier mining town. Can "Little Jo" live and love without revealing his/her secret?
Mrs. Parker and the vicious circle by Alan Rudolph( Visual )

3 editions published between 1994 and 2006 in English and Polish and held by 264 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The famed lunch scene at the Algonquin Hotel's Round Table. Home to a circle of mutually supportive young artists that defined New York sophistication and a literate era of wit and intellect
Fandango by Maurice Ravel( Visual )

8 editions published between 1985 and 2005 in 3 languages and held by 226 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Five college pals, graduating in 1971, have one last fling before moving on to face life
Obsessed by John Badham( Visual )

2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 118 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In a Chicago jail cell, clever and charming Ellena Roberts recounts for attorney Sara Miller the details of a one-night stand that led to a heated love affair with prominent surgeon David Stillman. David's version of the facts differs entirely and he insists that he never slept with Ellena. Sure that the doctor is the one who's lying, Sara is preparing to defend her client in court when some disturbing facts emerge
Perestroika( Visual )

2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 112 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

With a marriage in shambles, an affair ending, and considered a traitor, an astrophysicist returns to his home in Russia during its restructuring, where he is now hailed as a hero
Get a life the complete series( Visual )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 77 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Here are the surreal, twisted, gratuitously violent, hilarious misadventures of Chris Peterson--a 30-year-old paperboy with an ever-decreasing grasp on reality...Get a life has earned a rabid and disturbing cult following..."--Container
Black & blue( Visual )

3 editions published between 2005 and 2007 in English and held by 63 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A woman flees from her abusive husband, who is also a police officer
The haunting of Amelia( Visual )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 58 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ten years after a tragic train accident killed his girlfriend, Josh finds himself haunted by disturbing visions from somewhere between the world of the living and the dead-haunting memories that keep him from moving on. His buddy, Rusty back in town for their high school reunion, tries to wake Josh from his painful past, but a mysterious young waitress offers a seductive alternative
Dinner & driving( Visual )

3 editions published between 2003 and 2007 in English and held by 39 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Does the thought of being with one person for the rest of your life frighten you? It sure frightens Jason, a twenty-something writer trying to make it in Hollywood. His girlfriend of three years, Laura, a successful magazine editor, wants definition in their relationship when her younger sister unexpectedly ties the knot. Feeling the pressure, Jason proposes but out of the blue, his beautiful girlfriend from college reappears in his life. Jason, now faced with a major dilemma, seeks advice from his friends only to realize perhaps in matters of the heart he should listen to his own
The man who captured Eichmann by William A Graham( Visual )

2 editions published between 1996 and 2013 in English and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

At a Buenos Aires cafe, a blind man notices a stranger's cologne. He has smelled that scent only once before, some twenty years earlier when he encountered notorious Nazi Adolf Eichmann. The tip reaches Israeli intelligence and an elite team springs into action. At an Argentinean safe house, a plan is drafted. The man who sent millions of Jews to Hitler's death camps will be brought to justice
Not quite paradise( Visual )

4 editions published between 1985 and 2003 in English and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Six young volunteers from different backgrounds travel to Israel to spend a summer working on a kibbutz, a communal farm where they can find adventure, hide from their pasts or search for themselves. But when American pre-med student Mike falls for tough kibbutz women Gila, he must make the most difficult choice of his life
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