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Markowitz, Robert

Overview
Works: 147 works in 402 publications in 6 languages and 6,174 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Made-for-TV movies  War films  Film adaptations  History  Action and adventure television programs  Bible films  Disaster television programs  Historical television programs  Television adaptations 
Roles: Director, Author, Performer, fmd, Other, Producer, Restager , Film editor
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4572
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Robert Markowitz
The Tuskegee airmen by Robert Markowitz( Visual )

39 editions published between 1995 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 1,910 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

It is 1943 and the Germans are winning the Second World War as the U.S. suffers huge losses on the ground and in the air. Four newly recruited pilots are united by a desire to serve their country, at a time when black flyers are not welcomed in the Air Force. Now, through the brutal demands of their training, to the perils of flying over nations at war, the men they call "The Tuskegee Airmen" must undertake the riskiest mission of their lives--to prove to America that courage knows no color. Their success could earn them respect, save lives and help win a terrible war. Their failure could destroy more hopes and dreams than their own
The great Gatsby by F. Scott Fitzgerald( Visual )

34 editions published between 1999 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,425 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On Long Island in the early 1920s the mysterious Jay Gatsby tries to rekindle his romance with Daisy, a young woman who has married another man, the wealthy and cruel Tom Buchanan
Into thin air : death on Everest by Robert Markowitz( Visual )

15 editions published between 1997 and 2015 in English and held by 562 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This movie attempts to re-create the disastrous events that took place during the Mount Everest climb on May 10, 1996
David by Robert Markowitz( Visual )

27 editions published between 1997 and 2016 in 6 languages and held by 524 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A dramatization of the life of the Biblical King David
The pilot's wife by Anita Shreve( Visual )

7 editions published between 2002 and 2003 in English and held by 350 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Kathryn Lyon's perfect life takes a jolting nose-dive after news of a fatal mid-air explosion aboard a plane piloted by her husband. The tension increases when the black box is recovered and reveals shocking rumors that the crash may have been caused by her husband. Could her husband have secretly been a terrorist? Was her entire life with him a lie?
Decoration day( Visual )

4 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 208 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When an estranged friend refuses the Congressional Medal of Honor for service during World War II, a retired judge tries to find out why and in the process solves a mystery, heals his friendship, saves a marriage, and falls in love
Word of honor( Visual )

5 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in English and held by 199 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A brilliant corporate executive and family man finds his world threatened when he is accused of participating in a hospital massacre that occurred 30 years earlier, when he was an Army lieutenant during the Vietnam War
The Bible stories( Visual )

1 edition published in 2016 in English and held by 126 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of a boy's rise to king of the Hebrews and the glory and suffering that result. David is a boy tending sheep when the prophet Samuel declares that David will be king. After David defeats the mighty Goliath, King Saul becomes jealous of David's fame, forcing David to flee for his life. After Saul kills himself following a lost battle, David becomes king. A story of pain and betrayal but also of forgiveness and grace
Decoration day( Visual )

17 editions published between 1990 and 2002 in English and held by 113 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When an estranged friend refuses the Congressional Medal of Honor for service during World War II, a retired judge tries to find out why and in the process solves a mystery, heals his friendship, saves a marriage, and falls in love
Nicholas' gift( Visual )

12 editions published between 1998 and 2004 in English and Undetermined and held by 84 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

While vacationing in Italy in 1994, 7-year-old Nicholas was the accidental victim of a shooting. His parents make the most courageous decision possible, to donate their son's organs, a practice almost unheard of in Italy has increased 118 percent
Avenger by Kōichi Mashimo( Visual )

3 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 71 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Former Special Forces war hero Cal Dexter is a secret gun for hire. Driven by the tragic deaths of his wife and daughter, he makes it his mission to hunt down the thugs and war criminals governments refuse to bring to justice
The wall( Visual )

2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 68 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A dramatic re-enactment of the Warsaw Ghetto Jewish uprising in April 1943 were 650 armed members of the Jewish Fighting Organization of Poland held off a 3,000 strong Nazi force in which only a handful of Jews survived"--IMDb.com description
Small vices( Visual )

2 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 67 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ellis Alves has a bad attitude and a rap sheet a mile long, but murder seems out of his league. When he is convicted of killing a wealthy co-ed, his lawyers hire Spenser to find out whether their client was framed. The investigation opens a window into the twisted world of the super-rich, and Spenser is soon convinced of his client's innocence. But powerful people don't want the truth to get out, and when a man with a .22 puts Spenser into a coma, the hope for justice might die along with the detective
Afterburn( Visual )

3 editions published between 1992 and 2004 in English and French and held by 56 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"True story of a woman who fought the government and General Dynamics when they claimed that her husband crashed because of 'pilot error'"--Archivist's notes
Too young to die? : a true story of murder and retribution( Visual )

2 editions published between 2005 and 2007 in English and held by 47 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A teenage girl with a tragic past is faced with the death penalty when her young lover convinces her to kill a man who has shown her nothing but kindness
Too young to die by Brad Pitt( Visual )

17 editions published between 1990 and 2010 in English and French and held by 39 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

At age 15, Amanda Sue Bradley has lived a lifetime. Abused by her stepfather and turned away by her mother, she leaves home in a dersperate search for love. Alone and frightened, she is determined to survive. Her troubled world soon begins to close in on her when she falls prey to a local hustler, Billy from the wrong side of town. One night, high on drugs and alcohol, the two set out on a wild escapade that leads to murder. The evidence is overwhelming. Despite her age, the brutality of the crime enables her to be tried as an adult. If the verdict is guilty, the penalty is death
Voices by Wis.) Franciscan Sisters of Perpetual Adoration (La Crosse( Visual )

3 editions published between 1996 and 2009 in English and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rosemarie is a teacher of the deaf who has been hearing-impaired since the age of six. When she meets Drew, a struggling rock singer and delivery man, she breaks free from her sheltered existence and experiences passion and excitement for the first time. But will their vastly different worlds of sound and silence tear them apart ... or can they discover a love beyond words?
Children of the night by Robert Markowitz( Visual )

7 editions published between 1985 and 2017 in English and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Kathleen Quinlan plays a budding sociologist, who is repulsed by the social values in America and takes it upon herself to shelter a teenage hooker seeking refuge from the streets, attempting to help her find other alternatives in life. Mario Van Peebles plays a pimp who is determined to protect his "merchandise" at all costs
Love, lies and murder( Visual )

3 editions published between 1991 and 2012 in English and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A chilling mini-series based on the 1985 true story of David A. Brown who orchestrated his wife's murder with the help of two trusting - but totally manipulated - teenage girls. Brown masterminded this murder plot by luring his teenage daughter and 17-year-old sister-in-law into the cold-blooded shooting of his wife. As the lies are peeled away, layer after layer, his sinister web of treachery, deceit, and manipulation is finally shattered in a hailstorm of staggering revelations
Double feature : 2 entertaining all-star drama classics! : Children of the night ; Maybe I'll come home in the spring( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Maybe I'll come home in the spring: A young woman, who is miserable with her home life, leaves to experience a commune existence, and returns home disillusioned
 
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Alternative Names
Robert Markowitz Amerikaans filmregisseur

Robert Markowitz direutor de cine estauxunidense

Robert Markowitz réalisateur américain

Robert Markowitz regista statunitense

Robert Markowitz US-amerikanischer Film- und Fernsehregisseur

Марковиц Роберт

Роберт Марковиц

روبيرت ماركويتز

마르코비츠, 로버츠 1935-

마르코위츠, 로버트 1935-

ロバート・マーコウィッツ

羅伯特·馬科維茨

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