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Surtees, Robert

Overview
Works: 192 works in 635 publications in 7 languages and 16,340 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Comedy films  History  Historical films  Romance films  Epic films  Musical films  Religious films  Action and adventure films 
Roles: Cinematographer , Photographer, Illustrator, Videographer , Other, Performer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Robert Surtees
The Graduate by Mike NICHOLS( Visual )

50 editions published between 1967 and 2018 in 3 languages and held by 1,593 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Uncertain of what he wants to do with his life, college graduate Benjamin Braddock returns home. The wife of his father's business partner, the sexy Mrs. Robinson, seduces him, which only deepens his confusion. Then he meets the girl of his dreams but she is Mrs. Robinson's daughter
The last picture show by Peter Bogdanovich( Visual )

10 editions published between 1971 and 2018 in English and held by 1,455 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A bittersweet drama of the social and sexual mores in small-town 1950s Texas
The sting by George Roy Hill( Visual )

28 editions published between 1973 and 2016 in English and German and held by 1,190 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two con men set out to avenge the death of a mutual friend in 1930s Chicago. They swindle a powerful crime lord, pitting brain against brawn and pistol
The graduate( Visual )

1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 1,076 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A recent college graduate from an affluent family comes of age and finds himself by being led into an affair with the wife and the daughter of his father's business partner
A star is born( Visual )

3 editions published between 2005 and 2013 in English and held by 821 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rock star John Norman Howard has noticed that his career has begun to decline. Too many years of concerts, bad managers and life on the road have made him cynical. Then he meets the innocent, pure and very talented singer Esther Hoffman. John shows Esther the way to stardom while forsaking his own career. As they fall in love, her success only makes his decline even more apparent
Quo vadis by Mervyn LeRoy( Visual )

24 editions published between 1951 and 2016 in 5 languages and held by 769 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A Rome, le général Marcus Vinicius rencontre Lygia, une esclave, dont il tombe amoureux. Mais elle est chrétienne et ne veut rien avoir à faire avec un homme de guerre. Marcus la rachète pourtant à l'empereur Néron, mais elle s'échappe avec l'aide d'un ami. En la retrouvant, Marcus va apprendre à connaître les Chrétiens." (Source : allocine.fr)
Mutiny on the Bounty by Lewis Milestone( Visual )

8 editions published between 1984 and 2012 in English and held by 704 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1787, the HMS Bounty sets out on a journey that will take it through perilous seas to a tropical paradise -- and into history as one of the most ill-fated vessels ever to sail for King and country
The graduate( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 659 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Uncertain of what he wants to do with his life, college graduate Benjamin Braddock returns home. And when the wife of his father's business partner, the sexy Mrs. Robinson, seduces him, the affair only deepens his confusion. That is, until he meets the girl of his dreams. But there's one problem-- she's Mrs. Robinson's daughter
Ben-Hur : a tale of the Christ( Visual )

4 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 641 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Judah Ben-Hur is a young Jewish nobleman from a prominent family who is reunited with his childhood friend Messala. Messala returns to Judea as a Roman tribune. There is a genuine friendship between the two men, yet the clash of their cultures drives a wedge between them. That wedge finally drives Messala to banish Judah to the slave galleys and sends his mother and his sister to prison. From that point forward, Judah's life becomes a quest: a quest to survive and a quest for vengeance. Judah survives the galleys to become the adopted son of a Roman general, and his triumphant return to Judea permits him to challenge and subsequently confront Messala in a chariot race
The bad and the beautiful by Vincent MINNELLI( Visual )

9 editions published between 1952 and 2019 in English and held by 635 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A manipulative movie producer realizes that he may die friendless after the death of his equally-ruthless father
Ben-Hur : a tale of the Christ( Visual )

21 editions published between 1959 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 630 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Judah Ben-Hur [is] a Jewish nobleman in Palestine whose heroic odyssey includes enslavement by the Romans, vengeance against his tormentors during a furious arena chariot race and fateful encounters with Jesus Christ"--Container
Mogambo by John Ford( Visual )

15 editions published between 1953 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 576 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Victor Marswell runs a big game trapping company in Kenya. Eloise Kelly is ditched there, and an immediate attraction happens between them. Then Mr. and Mrs. Nordley show up for their gorilla documenting safari. Mrs. Nordley is not infatuated with her husband any more, and takes a liking to Marswell
Same time, next year by Robert Mulligan( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 517 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A chance meeting between an accountant and a housewife results in a 26-year affair where they meet only once a year
The cowboys by Mark Rydell( Visual )

9 editions published between 1985 and 2008 in English and French and held by 457 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A tough rancher, deserted by his regular help, hires 11 schoolboys for a 400 mile cattle drive
Ben-Hur by William Wyler( Visual )

32 editions published between 1959 and 2016 in 7 languages and held by 403 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A wealthy young Jew (Heston) and his family experiencing changing fortunes under Roman tyranny are affected by the life and teachings of a Nazarene named Jesus Christ
Oklahoma! by Fred Zinnemann( Visual )

14 editions published between 1955 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 381 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A couple of young cowboys win the hearts of their sweethearts in the Oklahoma territory at the turn of the century. Despite the interference of an evil ranch hand and a roaming peddler
The graduate( Visual )

4 editions published between 1967 and 2016 in English and held by 288 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Benjamin Braddock has just finished college and is already lost in a sea of confusion and barely contained angst when he becomes sexually involved with the middle-aged mother of the young woman he's dating
The turning point by Herbert Ross( Visual )

10 editions published between 1977 and 2013 in English and held by 271 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two friends who started in ballet are reunited after many years; one is now a star ballerina, the other a Midwestern housewife/dance teacher whose daughter is embarking on her own ballet career
Ben-Hur : a tale of Christ( Visual )

3 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and held by 263 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Experience the visual splendor, thundering action, and towering drama of the record-setting winner of eleven Academy Awards, including Best Picture. Charlton Heston brings a muscular physical and moral presence to his role of Judah Ben-Hur, a Jewish nobleman in Palestine whose heroic odyssey includes enslavement by the Romans, vengeance against his tormentors during a furious arena chariot race, and a fateful encounter with Jesus Christ
It started in Naples by Melville Shavelson( Visual )

7 editions published between 1991 and 2018 in English and held by 253 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Arriving in Italy to settle his late brother's estate and care for a nephew whom he has never seen, Michael Hamilton soon begins to enjoy the Italian sights, including the boy's beautiful and spirited aunt
 
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The sting
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Quo vadisMutiny on the BountyBen-Hur : a tale of the ChristThe bad and the beautifulThe cowboysOklahoma!
Alternative Names
Robert L. Surtees Amerikaans director of photography (1906-1985)

Robert L. Surtees cineamatagrafadóir Meiriceánach

Robert L. Surtees direutor de fotografía estauxunidense (1906–1985)

Robert Surtees

Robert Surtees amerikai operatőr

Robert Surtees caméraman américain

Robert Surtees fotografo e direttore della fotografia statunitense

Robert Surtees US-amerikanischer Kameramann

Surtees, Rober L.

Surtees, Robert L.

Surtees, Robert L. 1906-1985

Surtees, Robert Lee

Surtess, Robert L.

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