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Prosky, Robert 1930-2008

Overview
Works: 179 works in 634 publications in 6 languages and 22,029 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Comedy films  Film adaptations  Sports films  Biographical films  Melodramas (Motion pictures)  Domestic comedy films  Christmas films  Horror films  Action and adventure films 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Narrator, Other, 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
Rudy by Angelo Pizzo( Visual )

19 editions published between 1993 and 2008 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,461 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

True story about a young man whose dream has always been to play football for Notre Dame University. Because of his blue-collar background, nobody believes that he can even gain admittance to the school, and his small size will rule out football. But he confounds them all by entering the school and becoming a walk-on player for the team
Dead man walking by Tim Robbins( Visual )

63 editions published between 1985 and 2013 in 7 languages and held by 2,359 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tells the story of convicted killer Matthew Poncelet and Sister Helen Prejean, his spiritual advisor. The journey they undertake in search of the truth is powerful and profound
Mrs. Doubtfire by Chris Columbus( Visual )

45 editions published between 1993 and 2014 in English and Italian and held by 1,923 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A divorced man takes a job in disguise as his ex-wife's housekeeper to be near his children
The Natural by Barry Levinson( Visual )

15 editions published between 1984 and 2015 in English and held by 1,745 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nothing was going to stop Roy Hobbs from fulfilling his boyhood dream of baseball stardom. As a 14-year old he fashions a baseball bat from an oak tree. He soon impresses major league scouts with his ability. His talent also catches the eye of a sportswriter who eventually becomes instrumental in Hobbs' career. The appearance of a mysterious woman, however, shatters his dream. Years later Hobbs reappears as a rookie for the New York Knights and has an opportunity to share in their race for the pennant
Miracle on 34th Street( Visual )

26 editions published between 1994 and 2011 in English and French and held by 1,708 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Remake of the 1947 movie in which Kris Kringle (Attenborough), while working at Macy's, encounters an unbelieving child (Wilson) and goes on trial to prove he is Santa
Far and away by Ron Howard( Visual )

9 editions published between 1992 and 2018 in English and held by 1,025 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 )

14 editions published between 1990 and 2013 in English and French and held by 811 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
Last action hero by John McTiernan( Visual )

18 editions published between 1993 and 2012 in English and held by 761 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young boy's movie hero comes to life in this film
Broadcast news by James L Brooks( Visual )

13 editions published between 1988 and 2015 in English and Chinese and held by 756 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. Aaron Altman is the dedicated reporter, utterly devoid of on-camera charisma, who's jealous and resentful of Tom's instant success both on camera with the public and off camera with Jane
Christine by John Carpenter( Visual )

22 editions published between 1983 and 2018 in English and French and held by 753 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An unassuming teen gains possession of a classic auto equipped with a murderous will. The car more than returns the care and consideration its owner provides it
The great outdoors by Waldemar Januszczak( Visual )

2 editions published between 1989 and 1998 in English and held by 703 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When an unannounced, uninvited and unwelcome family of fun-loving misfits converge upon a lakeside resort to join their relatives for a summer of relaxation, the result is anything but restive in this raucous comedy
Dudley Do-Right by Universal Pictures( Visual )

8 editions published between 1999 and 2003 in English and German and held by 591 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 )

6 editions published between 1990 and 2019 in English and French and held by 498 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
Broadcast news( Visual )

4 editions published between 1987 and 2010 in English and held by 462 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This caustic inside look at the Washington news media stars Holly Hunter in her breakout role, as a feisty television producer torn between an ambitious yet dim anchorman (William Hurt) and her closest confidant, a cynical veteran reporter (Albert Brooks). James L. Brooks' witty, gently prophetic entertainment is a captivating transmission from an era in which ideas on love and media were rapidly changing"--Container
The chamber by James Foley( Visual )

2 editions published between 1996 and 1998 in English and held by 444 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An idealistic young attorny takes on the death row clemency case of his onetime Klansman grandfather
Thief by Michael Mann( Visual )

22 editions published between 1981 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 396 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A professional thief is caught between Chicago organized crime families and corrupt police
Thief by James Caan( Visual )

16 editions published between 1981 and 2015 in English and held by 335 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A professional thief is caught between Chicago organized crime families and corrupt police
Hoffa by Danny DeVito( Visual )

6 editions published between 1993 and 2004 in English and held by 301 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Le portrait du syndicaliste Jimmy Hoffa. Ses relations avec la mafia et le pouvoir."--Site Allociné, consulté le 22 septembre 2016
The best of the Tony Awards : the plays( Visual )

3 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 256 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 by Ron L Brinkerhoff( Visual )

8 editions published between 2002 and 2007 in English and held by 248 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
 
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Porzuczek, Robert J.

Porzuczek, Robert Joseph 1930-2008

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Роберт Проски

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רוברט פרוסקי שחקן אמריקאי

رابرت پروسکی

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Languages
English (298)

French (10)

German (7)

Italian (2)

Chinese (1)

Spanish (1)