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Prosky, Robert 1930-2008

Overview
Works: 148 works in 453 publications in 6 languages and 19,680 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Comedy films  Christmas films  Sports films  Horror films  History  Police films  Action and adventure films  Melodrama 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Narrator, Commentator
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about Robert Prosky
 
Most widely held works by Robert Prosky
Dead man walking by Tim Robbins( Visual )

77 editions published between 1985 and 2013 in 7 languages and held by 2,431 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Matthew Poncelet, un criminel endurci, attend son exécution à la prison Angola en Nouvelle-Orléans. Il écrit à une religieuse, lui demandant son aide. Soeur Helen Prejean s'occupe des pauvres dans un quartier noir, et soucieuse de porter secours à tout homme souffrant, elle se rend au pénitencier et rencontre Poncelet. Helen Prejean, qui a décidé de l'aider à obtenir une grâce auprès de la cour, s'implique de plus en plus dans l'affaire, suscitant des réactions négatives de la part des parents des victimes. Face à un véritable problème de conscience, elle choisit d'aller jusqu'au bout
Rudy by Peter Timm( Visual )

12 editions published between 1993 and 2008 in English and held by 2,375 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Although people have told Rudy all his life he's not good enough, smart enough or big enough, nothing can stop his impossible dream of playing football for Notre Dame
Miracle on 34th Street by Valentine Davies( Visual )

18 editions published between 1995 and 2012 in English and French and held by 1,829 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this new version of the 1947 classic film, a little girl meets a department store Santa who's convinced he's the real thing
The Natural by Barry Levinson( Visual )

11 editions published between 1984 and 2015 in English and held by 1,716 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A once-promising baseball player on his way to stardom in the big leagues, finds his dreams shattered when a mysterious woman and a silver bullet end his career prematurely. Sixteen years later, armed with his childhood bat "Wonderboy," he comes back to baseball, joins the roster of the lowly New York Knights to see if he can overcome physical pain and the nefarious forces around him to lead his team to the pennant
Mrs. Doubtfire by Anne Fine( Visual )

30 editions published between 1993 and 2014 in English and Italian and held by 1,638 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Daniel Hillard is no ordinary father, so when he learns his ex-wife needs a housekeeper, he applies for the job. With the perfect wig, a little makeup and a dress for all occasions, he becomes Mrs. Doubtfire, a devoted British housekeeper who is hired on the spot. Free to be the "woman" he never knew he could be, the disguised Daniel creates a whole new life with his entire family
Broadcast news by James L Brooks( Visual )

13 editions published between 1987 and 2015 in English and Chinese and held by 1,201 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Romantic triangle set in the world of television news. Tom Grunick is the perfect modern anchorman. He's got the smooth charm and handsome good looks that America loves. Jane Craig is the brilliant hot-shot producer, committed to fighting the trend toward flashy, style-over-substance "personality" news, whose job it now is to make Tom look like a newsman
Last action hero by John McTiernan( Visual )

11 editions published between 1993 and 2012 in English and held by 799 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young boy's movie hero comes to life in this film
Far and away by Ron Howard( Visual )

6 editions published between 1992 and 2015 in English and held by 799 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A poor but proud Irish tenant farmer accompanies the spoiled and headstrong daughter of a wealthy landlord to America in a quest for land
Gremlins 2 : the new batch by Joe Dante( Visual )

16 editions published between 1990 and 2013 in English and French and held by 784 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A Gremlin is captured by a mad scientist, who not only helps it multiply, but give it the ability to talk
Christine by John Carpenter( Visual )

13 editions published between 1983 and 2005 in English and French and held by 684 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

She was born in Detroit on an automobile assembly line. But she is no ordinary automobile. Deep within her chassis lives an unholy presence. She is Christine, a red and white 1958 Plymouth Fury whose unique standard equipment includes an evil, indestructible vengeance that will destroy anyone in her way
Thief by Michael Mann( Visual )

21 editions published between 1981 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 666 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A professional thief is caught between Chicago organized crime families and corrupt police
Dudley Do-Right( Visual )

5 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 596 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Follow the hilarious exploits of the dedicated but hapless young Mountie as he struggles to outwit the evil Snidely Whiplash
Green card by Peter Weir( Visual )

5 editions published between 1990 and 2003 in 3 languages and held by 480 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Georges Fauré est serveur dans un bistrot new-yorkais. En situation illégale, il lui faut une carte de travail, la fameuse Green Card. Brontë est américaine. Son rêve depuis toujours : une Green House, un merveilleux appartement avec serre intérieure. Anton, une relation commune va leur organiser un mariage en blanc
Hoffa by Danny DeVito( Visual )

5 editions published between 1993 and 2004 in English and Italian and held by 281 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nell'America degli anni Trenta il movimento dei camionisti comincia a darsi un'organizzazione sindacale. Tra i protagonisti di questa reazione alla difficile condizione del lavoro, causato dalla depressione, c'è un personaggio ambiguo: James R. Hoffa
The best of the Tony Awards : the plays( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 267 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A compilation of dramatic scenes from various Broadway plays, as performed on the Tony Awards by the original cast members between 1969 and 2001
Eye see you( Visual )

6 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 249 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A brutal seral killer is targeting cops, and detective Malloy is on the trail. But now the killer is making it personal, and his dedication becomes a twisted emotional nightmare. Time is running out, and so are the options, as Malloy engages in an extreme game of cat-and-mouse with a killer who won't be stopped
Zalmen or the Madness of God by Elie Wiesel( Visual )

11 editions published between 1975 and 2003 in English and held by 246 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set in a post-Stalinist Russian synagogue on the eve of an appearance by a Western acting troupe, the play has been described as a cry of anguish about the collective guilt of 'the silent'
Thomas Jefferson : a view from the mountain( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 202 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tells the story of one of America's most complex and enduring figures and his personal and public struggle with an issue that would come to define our nation. Also examines the possible relationship between Jefferson and Monticello slave, Sally Hemings
The lords of discipline by Franc Roddam( Visual )

7 editions published between 1983 and 2004 in English and held by 186 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1964, Carolina Military Institute admits its first black student, and senior class member Will must protect him from a secret society of cadets dedicated to eliminating from the school those it deems unfit
Things change by David Mamet( Visual )

6 editions published between 1987 and 2000 in 3 languages and held by 177 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Gino, an old Italian-American shoeshine man, is asked by the local crime chief to confess to a murder. If he agrees, he will be back on the street in three years, and the mob will give him his dream--a fishing boat of his own in Sicily. First Gino refuses, then he changes his mind. Jerry, a younger syndicate underling, is to guard him over the weekend until he can confess on Monday. The two men retire to a hotel room, where Jerry grows restless, says the hell with it, and decides to take the old guy to Tahoe for the weekend. More complications follow, of purely Mamet-ian sorts, in this combination of comedy and menace
 
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Porzuczek, Robert J.

Porzuczek, Robert Joseph 1930-2008

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Languages
English (218)

French (24)

German (18)

Spanish (6)

Italian (4)

Chinese (1)

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RudyMrs. DoubtfireLast action heroChristineThiefDudley Do-RightThe best of the Tony Awards : the plays