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Downey, Robert Jr 1965-

Overview
Works: 321 works in 1,968 publications in 11 languages and 65,389 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Action and adventure films  Superhero films  Film adaptations  Comedy films  Science fiction films  Biographical films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Crime films  Detective and mystery films 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Author, Narrator, Other, Director, Artist, Contributor
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Robert Downey
Sherlock Holmes by Guy Ritchie( Visual )

136 editions published between 2009 and 2014 in 9 languages and held by 5,853 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After finally catching serial killer and occult 'sorcerer' Lord Blackwood, legendary sleuth Sherlock Holmes and his assistant Dr. Watson can close yet another successful case. After his execution, Blackwood mysteriously returns from the grave and resumes his killing spree, Holmes must take up the hunt once again
Iron Man by Jon Favreau( Visual )

85 editions published between 2008 and 2014 in 8 languages and held by 3,519 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A wealthy industrialist is held captive in enemy territory and escapes by building a high-tech suit. When he returns home, he decides to use his money, talents, and suit to save the world
Marvel's The Avengers by Joss Whedon( Visual )

79 editions published between 2012 and 2015 in 6 languages and held by 3,298 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nick Fury of S.H.I.E.L.D. brings together a team of superhumans to form The Avengers to help save the Earth from Loki and his army
Good Night, and Good Luck by George Clooney( Visual )

36 editions published between 2005 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 3,096 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Takes place in the 1950's America, during the early days of broadcast journalism. It chronicles the real-life conflict between television newsman Edward R. Murrow and Senator Joseph McCarthy and the House Un-American Activities Committee. With a desire to report the facts and enlighten the public, Murrow, and his dedicated staff - headed by his producer Fred Friendly and Joe Wershba in the CBS newsroom - defy corporate and sponsorship pressures to examine the lies and scaremongering tactics perpetrated by McCarthy during his communist 'witch-hunts'. A very public feud develops when the Senator responds by accusing the anchor of being a communist. In this climate of fear and reprisal, the CBS crew carries on and their tenacity will prove historic and monumental
Iron Man 2 by Jon Favreau( Visual )

65 editions published between 2008 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 2,963 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Now that the world knows billionaire inventor Tony Stark is the armored super hero Iron Man, his life has suddenly become even more intense. Everyone wants in on the Iron Man technology, whether for power or profit, but for Ivan Vanko, it's revenge. With Pepper Potts and James 'Rhodey' Rhodes at his side, Stark must once again suit up and face his most dangerous enemy yet
Iron Man 3 by Shane Black( Visual )

48 editions published in 2013 in 5 languages and held by 2,600 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"When Tony Stark/Iron Man finds his entire world reduced to rubble, he must use all his ingenuity to survive, destroy his enemy, and somehow protect those he loves. But a soul-searching question haunts him: Does the man make the suit-- or does the suit make the man?"--Container
The Judge by David Dobkin( Visual )

27 editions published between 2014 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 2,275 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Big-city lawyer Hank Palmer returns to his childhood home where his estranged father, the town's judge, is suspected of murder. He sets out to discover the truth and along the way reconnects with the family he walked away from years before
The Soloist by Joe Wright( Visual )

56 editions published between 1985 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 2,217 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 2005, the only thing hurting Los Angeles Times columnist and recent bike accident victim Steve Lopez more than his banged-up face, was his pressing need for story ideas. He soon discovers Nathaniel Ayers, a skid row schizophrenic street musician, who possesses extraordinary talent - even though he only has half-broken instruments to play. Inspired by Nathaniel's story, Lopez writes an acclaimed series of articles about him and attempts to do more to help both him, and the rest of the underclass of L.A. have a better life. Lopez's good intentions run headlong into Nathaniel's personal demons and the larger issues of social injustice facing the homeless. Regardless, Lopez and Nathaniel find a way to conquer their deepest anxieties and frustrations
Avengers, age of Ultron( Visual )

18 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 2,056 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Tony Stark tries to jumpstart a dormant peacekeeping program, things go awry and Earth's Mightiest Heroes, including Iron Man, Captain America, Thor, The Incredible Hulk, Black Widow, and Hawkeye, are put to the ultimate test as the fate of the planet hangs in the balance. As the villainous Ultron emerges, it is up to The Avengers to stop him from enacting his terrible plans, and soon uneasy alliances and unexpected action pave the way for an epic and unique global adventure
Zodiac by David Fincher( Visual )

51 editions published between 2007 and 2013 in 7 languages and held by 1,988 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A serial killer in the San Francisco Bay Area taunts police with his letters and cryptic messages. The four men most affected by the killer are San Francisco PD Homicide detectives David Toschi and William Armstrong, and the San Francisco Chronicle reporters Paul Avery and Robert Graysmith. Displays the psychological and emotional effects of the killings, as well as the endless procedural details of the investigation (handwriting experts, the "2500" suspects), the letters sent to the San Francisco Chronicle by Zodiac and the work of a 20+ year investigation that wears down and whittles away at any kind of normal life for Toshi and Graysmith. Both men are obsessed with Zodiac and both pay for this obsession with the hard years and loves lost and never regained
Tropic thunder by Ben Stiller( Visual )

41 editions published between 2008 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 1,840 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Watch John 'Four Leaf' Tayback as he fights a gruesome battle during the Vietnam War. But, this is actually a scene from 'Tropic Thunder,' a big-budget adaptation of Tayback's wartime memoir. Starring as the central platoon are Speedman, Lazarus, Chino and Portnoy, as well as young character actor Kevin Sandusky. To play the character of African American Sgt. Osiris, Lazarus dyes his skin dark and refuses to break from character. When a scene goes awry, the film's director, Damien Cockburn goes off. With filming a month behind schedule only five days into shooting, the real 'Four Leaf' takes Cockburn aside and suggests that he drop the actors in a real jungle and use hidden cameras to capture the action. Chaos and insanity ensue
Chef by Jon Favreau( Visual )

19 editions published between 2014 and 2015 in English and German and held by 1,804 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After quitting his job at a trendy L.A. restaurant, chef Carl Casper decides to start a food truck business with his ex-wife, best friend and son, and goes on a cross-country road trip that helps him reconnect with his family, friends and himself
Due date by Todd Phillips( Visual )

37 editions published between 2010 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 1,595 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Expectant first-time father Peter Highman looks forward to his new child's due date five days away. As Peter hurries to catch a flight home from Atlanta to be at his wife's side for the birth, his best intentions go completely awry when an encounter with aspiring actor Ethan Tremblay forces Peter to hitch a ride with Ethan on a cross-country trip that will ultimately destroy several cars, many friendships and Peter's last nerve"--Container. This is not a film about the exciting lifestyle of a circulation librarian
The shaggy dog by Walt Disney( Visual )

10 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and held by 1,550 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A man tries to live a normal life despite the fact that he sometimes turns into a sheepdog
Chaplin by Richard Attenborough( Visual )

81 editions published between 1992 and 2014 in 8 languages and held by 1,406 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chaplin's entire life is covered in the biographical film. From his upbringings in the slums of England to his Honorary Oscar in 1972
Natural born killers by Oliver Stone( Visual )

80 editions published between 1994 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 1,352 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of a husband and wife who are serial killers involved in a cross-country killing spree that elevates them from fugitives into media celebrities. Special features include: Commentary by director Oliver Stone, deleted scenes with optional commentary by Oliver Stone, alternate ending, and more
Wonder boys by Curtis Hanson( Visual )

24 editions published between 2000 and 2013 in English and German and held by 1,347 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

During a single weekend, college professor and writer Grady Tripp scrambles to gather together a life that has suddenly reeled out of control. Along for the ride are his gifted but troubled student, his eccentric editor, the married chancellor of his university who is pregnant with his child, and his sultry student boarder
Richard III by William Shakespeare( Visual )

41 editions published between 1995 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 1,335 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1930's Britain, in the wake of a bloody civil war, the younger brother of the new King sets in motion a monstrous scheme to claim the throne for himself. Updated version of Shakespeare's tale
Gothika by Mathieu Kassovitz( Visual )

36 editions published between 2003 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 1,268 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A criminal psychologist is accused of the murder of her husband, a charge she is unable to defend herself against due to her deteriorating sanity
U.S. Marshals by Stuart Baird( Visual )

34 editions published between 1998 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 1,193 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

U.S. Marshal Sam Gerard is accompanying a planeload of convicts from Chicago to New York. The plane crashes spectacularly, and Mark Sheridan escapes. But when the FBI's John Royce is assigned to help Gerard recapture Sheridan, it becomes clear that Sheridan is more than just another murderer
 
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