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Richardson, Robert 1955-

Overview
Works: 110 works in 468 publications in 6 languages and 23,262 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  History  Fiction  Biography  Biographical films  Action and adventure films  Personal narratives  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  War films 
Roles: Cinematographer , Photographer, Illustrator, Actor, Director
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
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Most widely held works by Robert Richardson
Hugo by Martin Scorsese ( Visual )
7 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 2,550 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Orphan, clock keeper, and thief, twelve-year-old Hugo lives in the walls of a busy Paris train station, where his survival depends on secrets and anonymity. But when his world suddenly interlocks with an eccentric girl and the owner of a small toy booth in the train station, Hugo's undercover life, and his most precious secret, are put in jeopardy. A cryptic drawing, a treasured notebook, a stolen key, a mechanical man, and a hidden message all come together to change Hugo's life forever
Inglourious basterds by Quentin Tarantino ( Visual )
16 editions published between 2009 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 2,141 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
During World War II, a group of Jewish-American guerilla 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
Eat pray love by Elizabeth Gilbert ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and held by 1,905 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
The aviator by Martin Scorsese ( Visual )
17 editions published between 2004 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 1,863 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Howard Hughes was a rich young man from Texas, heir to his father's fortune, when he decided he wanted to make movies. Age 21, he made the most expensive Hollywood film ever (at the time); and went on to break air-speed records, make another fortune in aircraft design, smash Charles Lindbergh's round-the-world flight record, and be romantically linked with almost all of Hollywood's famous beauties. Nevertheless, he died alone, sealed into a room he never left, the victim of compulsions that drove him to greatness, while containing the seeds of his undoing
Kill Bill by Quentin Tarantino ( Visual )
32 editions published between 2004 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,787 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
Shutter Island by Martin Scorsese ( Visual )
5 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and German and held by 1,771 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
Django unchained ( Visual )
7 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and German and held by 1,613 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Django, a former slave turned hired gun, heads back to the plantation to free his wife, Broomhilda, from the tyrannical plantation owner Calvin Candie, with the help of a German bounty hunter, Dr. King Shultz
Born on the Fourth of July by Oliver Stone ( Visual )
13 editions published between 1989 and 2012 in English and held by 1,601 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A true story of innocence lost and courage found. Ron Kovic a young volunteer for the Vietnam War changed from being a zealous teen to an embittered veteran, paralyzed from the mid-chest down. He returned to an environment vastly different from the one he left and struggled before emerging as a brave new voice for the disenchanted
The good shepherd by Robert De Niro ( Visual )
4 editions published between 2007 and 2012 in Spanish and English and held by 1,362 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An American intelligence officer's youthful idealism is slowly eroded by his growing suspicion of the people around him
Shine a light by Rolling Stones ( Visual )
12 editions published between 2008 and 2012 in English and held by 981 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 )
35 editions published between 1995 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 824 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 )
5 editions published in 2008 in English and Spanish and held by 726 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 664 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 )
18 editions published between 1995 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 662 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
The four feathers by Shekhar Kapur ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2003 and 2013 in English and held by 610 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 )
17 editions published between 1989 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 511 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 )
29 editions published between 2004 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 357 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
Natural born killers by Oliver Stone ( Visual )
19 editions published between 1994 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 326 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"They didn't win a Nobel Prize, throw a record fastball, or travel another acceptable path to fame. What fugitive lovers Mickey and Mallory did was kill people. Lots of people. The media took care of the rest"--Container
Talk radio by Oliver Stone ( Visual )
8 editions published between 1988 and 2006 in 4 languages and held by 310 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 )
6 editions published between 1998 and 2003 in English and French and held by 141 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 (181)
Spanish (45)
German (24)
French (3)
Italian (3)
Multiple languages (1)
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