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Richardson, Robert 1955-

Overview
Works: 143 works in 449 publications in 6 languages and 24,041 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  History  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Fiction  Biography  Personal narratives  Juvenile works  War films  Comedy films 
Roles: Cinematographer , Photographer, Actor, Illustrator, Director, Author
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
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Most widely held works about Robert Richardson
 
Most widely held works by Robert Richardson
Hugo by Martin Scorsese( Visual )
7 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 2,649 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When an orphan boy named Hugo living a secret life in the walls of a Paris train station encounters a broken machine, an eccentric girl, and the cold, reserved man who runs the toy shop, he is caught up in a magical, mysterious adventure that could put all of his secrets in jeopardy
Inglourious basterds by Quentin Tarantino( Visual )
14 editions published between 2009 and 2013 in English and German and held by 2,235 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
During World War II, a group of Jewish-American guerrilla soldiers, led by Lt. Aldo Raine, become known as "The Basterds." They are chosen specifically to spread fear throughout the Third Reich by scalping and brutally killing Nazis. The Basterds soon cross paths with a French-Jewish woman who runs a movie theater in Paris which is targeted by the soldiers. A plot is set in motion to kill the Nazis at the theater's movie premier, including Adolph Hitler
Shutter Island by Martin Scorsese( Visual )
10 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 2,046 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When U.S. Marshall Teddy Daniels arrives at the asylum for the criminally insane on Shutter Island, what starts as a routine investigation quickly takes a sinister turn. As the investigation unfolds and Daniels uncovers more shocking and terrifying truths about the island, he also learns there are some places that never let you go. Includes featurette
The aviator by Martin Scorsese( Visual )
17 editions published between 2004 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 2,039 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Una de las figuras más impactantes del siglo XX, Howard Hughes, un industrial astuto, productor de cine glamoroso y un imparable innovador Americano - pero pensó antes en él y principalmente como un aviador. En esta espectacular historia, el director Martin Scorsese se concentra en el período más prolifico de la vida de Hughes... la mitad de los años 20s hasta los 40s. Era la época de las brillantes invenciones aéreas, turbulentos amoríos... y salvajes batallas corporativas. Prepárate para el viaje de la vida de éste millonario, genio y loco
Eat pray love by Elizabeth Gilbert( Visual )
4 editions published between 2010 and 2013 in English and held by 1,971 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A happily married woman who is trying to get pregnant realizes that her life needs to go in a new direction. After a very painful divorce, she risks everything and embarks on a journey around the world that becomes a quest for self-discovery
Django Unchained by Jamie Foxx( Visual )
10 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and German and held by 1,837 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Con la ayuda de un cazador de recompensas, un esclavo liberado se dispone a rescatar a su esposa del brutal dueño de una plantación de Misisipi
Kill Bill by Quentin Tarantino( Visual )
26 editions published between 2004 and 2013 in English and Spanish and held by 1,790 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Bride continues on her deadly pursuit of her former partners in the Deadly Viper Assassination Squad, who, in a furious assault, attempted to murder her and her unborn child on her wedding day. As the Bride faces off against allies-turned-nemeses Budd and Elle, she flashes back to the day of her deadly wedding. We learn how she was recruited and trained and about her relationship with Squad leader Bill
The good shepherd by Matt Damon( Visual )
2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 1,383 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An American intelligence officer's youthful idealism is slowly eroded by his growing suspicion of the people around him
Born on the Fourth of July by Raymond J Barry( Visual )
10 editions published between 1989 and 2012 in English and held by 1,045 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Tom Cruise delivers a riveting and unforgettable portrayal of Vietnam veteran Ron Kovic in Oliver Stone's Academy Award-winning masterpiece. Based on a true story, the acclaimed film follows the young Kovic from a zealous teen who eagerly volunteers for the Vietnam War, to an embittered veteran paralyzed from the mid-chest down. Deeply in love with his country, Kovic returned to an environment vastly different from the one he left, and struggled before emerging as a brave new voice for the disenchanted
Shine a light by Rolling Stones( Visual )
8 editions published between 2007 and 2012 in English and held by 986 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A live concert by British rock band The Rolling Stones, in support of their 2005 studio album "A bigger bang."
Casino by Martin Scorsese( Visual )
42 editions published between 1995 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 819 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
As the opening credits say, the film is "adapted from a true story". The source material is Pileggi's nonfiction biography of Frank "Lefty" Rosenthal, and most of the characters in the film are based on real people
Standard operating procedure by Errol Morris( Visual )
4 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 738 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
First revealed to the world through impromptu photographs taken by U.S. soldiers stationed within the facility, this documentary investigates the story and causes behind the Abu Ghraib prison scandal. Involving apparent wide-scale abuse and torture of prisoners, the photos forced attention on the decisions and actions that turned the once-notorious Iraqi prison into an even more notorious U.S.-run detainment center. One of the most dramatic moments in recent U.S. military history is examined through interviews with participants and dramatic reenactments
Eight men out ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 676 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Based on the real-life scandal of 1919, the film tells the story of eight baseball players who plan to throw games for money, and the scorn and anger the scheme earned them
Nixon by Oliver Stone( Visual )
20 editions published between 1995 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 650 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Takes a riveting look at the complex man whose chance at greatness was ultimately destroyed by his passion for power. His involvement in conspiracy jeopardized the nation's security and the presidency of the United States
Natural born killers by Oliver Stone( Visual )
9 editions published between 1994 and 2009 in English and German and held by 643 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Fugitive lovers Mickey and Mallory killed people. Lots of people. The media took care of the rest
The four feathers by Shekhar Kapur( Visual )
3 editions published between 2003 and 2013 in English and held by 627 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A re-make of the 1939 film and adapted from the A.E.W. Mason novel, this is a war drama about a British army officer who is branded a coward after resigning his post before his regiment is shipped out to Sudan to counter a rebel uprising in 1884. When he is sent four white feathers, symbols of cowardice, by friends and family, he disguises himself and goes undercover to Africa for redemption
Wall Street by Oliver Stone( Visual )
20 editions published between 1989 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 514 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Bud Fox es un ambicioso corredor de bolsa que gracias a su esfuerzo y el de su padre consiguió terminar la carrera universitaria. Su mayor deseo es trabajar con el hombre que más admira, Gordon Gekko, un individuo hecho a sí mismo, sin escrúpulos y que en poco tiempo ha conseguido reunir una gran fortuna. Gracias a su tesón Bud consigue introducirse en el círculo privado de Gekko y colaborar con él en sus negocios
Kill Bill by Quentin Tarantino( Visual )
24 editions published between 2004 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 324 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Four years after taking a bullet in the head at her own wedding, the bride emerges from a coma and decides its time for payback ... with a vengeance. Having been gunned down by her former boss and his deadly squad of international assassins, it's a kill-or-be-killed fight. She didn't start this deadly series of events, but she is definately determined to finish the business
Talk radio by Oliver Stone( Visual )
5 editions published between 1988 and 2005 in 3 languages and held by 322 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A Dallas "shock jock" unloads on his radio audience, just as he is poised to achieve national fame
U turn by Oliver Stone( Visual )
2 editions published between 2003 and 2011 in Italian and English and held by 144 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A small time gambler and a woman caught in a twisted relationship with her powerful husband want to get out of the town of Superior, Arizona
 
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Alternative Names
Richardson, Bob.
Languages
English (170)
Spanish (34)
German (22)
Italian (6)
French (2)
Multiple languages (1)
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