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Müller, Robby 1940-

Works: 183 works in 553 publications in 9 languages and 6,348 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Biography  Interviews  Fiction 
Roles: Cinematographer , Photographer, Interviewee, Illustrator, Performer, Creator
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works by Robby Müller
Down by law by Jim Jarmusch ( Visual )
27 editions published between 1986 and 2012 in English and Spanish and held by 898 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A comedy feature about two lowlifes, a small time pimp and an unemployed disc jockey, framed for a crime they didn't commit, who escape from jail with an eccentric Italian tourist. Set in New Orleans and the swamps of Louisiana
Dead man by Jim Jarmusch ( Visual )
26 editions published between 1994 and 2012 in 7 languages and held by 774 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
William decide abandonar su trabajo de contable en Cleveland, Ohio, después de recibir una oferta de trabajo en una inhóspita ciudad industrial en el Oeste de los EEUU. Cuando llega al lugar, el propietario de la factoría ya ha cedido su puesto a otra persona. Tras perder su empleo, mata al hijo del propietario, que ha matado a su mujer al encontrarla en la cama con William. De este modo un contable de Cleveland se convierte en un "fugitivo" perseguido por tres cazadores de recompensas
Breaking the waves by Lars von Trier ( Visual )
30 editions published between 1996 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 704 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Bess, a pious, young Scottish woman, prays to God to send her husband, Jan, home from his job on an offshore oil rig. When an accident sends him home paralyzed, she's filled with guilt and submits to his wish that she take on other lovers, convinced that this will aid in his recovery
Paris, Texas by Wim Wenders ( Visual )
27 editions published between 1984 and 2009 in 7 languages and held by 703 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
After four years' absence, a social dropout reappears in L.A. to claim his abandoned son and then heads to Texas to reunite the boy with his mother
Ghost dog the way of the samurai by Jim Jarmusch ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1999 and 2000 in English and held by 681 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Whitaker es un asesino a sueldo de Nueva York, un hombre de actitud tranquila en su vida diaria que se rige bajo el código de honor de los antiguos samuráis. Cuando la doctrina de Ghost Dog es traicionada por la mafia , debe encontrar una manera de defenderse sin romper el código del samurái
Mystery train by Jim Jarmusch ( Visual )
17 editions published between 1989 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 384 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Episodic film involving two Elvis Presley fans in Memphis, an Italian woman who sees Elvis' ghost and a Presley look-alike, all of whom converge on a seedy hotel for the night. [c.f. Halliwell's]
Repo man by Alex Cox ( Visual )
5 editions published between 2003 and 2013 in English and Spanish and held by 370 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
About a weathered repo man in desolate downtown Los Angeles, and the nihilistic middle-class punk he takes under his wing. The job becomes more than either of them bargained for when they get involved in reclaiming a mysterious, and other worldly, Chevy Malibu with a hefty reward attached to it. Featuring the ultimate early-eighties L.A. punk soundtrack, this grungily hilarious odyssey is a politically trenchant take on President Reagan₂s domestic and foreign policy
Dancer in the dark by Lars von Trier ( Visual )
25 editions published between 2000 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 272 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Recording star Bjork is "miraculous" as Selma, a factory worker in rural America and single mother who is losing her eyesight from a hereditary disease. Determined to protect her 10-year-old son from the same fate, Selma is saving her money to get him an operation".--Contenedro
Mad Dog and Glory by John McNaughton ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1992 and 2003 in English and French and held by 171 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Extrait du résumé figurant sur la jaquette :Wayne Dobbie est l'un des plus fins limiers de la police de Chicago. Mais il se révèle absolument incapable d'affronter le moindre danger. Ses amis l'ont surnommé "Mad Dog" pour sa timidité et sa lâcheté maladive. Un jour, Wayne Dobbie sauve la vie de Frank Milo, crapule notoire de la pègre locale et comique raté. Reconnaissant, Frank lui envoie une jeune barmaid Glory avec la mission d'assurer son bonheur pendant une semaine. Mais ils tombent profondément amoureux l'un de l'autre, offrant une raison à Milo de se confronter violemment à Wayne. Il est maintenant temps pour Dobbie d'abandonner son surnom de "Mad Dog"
Shooting for drama ( Visual )
10 editions published between 1993 and 2004 in English and held by 105 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Two directors of photography demonstrate their techniques and share their knowledge and philosophy. Both cinematographers work with the same script set in an Australian outback cafe and a comparison of their workshops reveals the differences in the images created by the two men. Müller utilises his impressions of the Australian light that he observed while shooting Till the End of the World. On the other hand, Peter James neatly sidesteps the problems caused by the cyclorama and creates a wider view of the windswept dusty cafe
To live and die in L.A ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1986 and 2003 in English and held by 89 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A Secret Service agent bends and breaks the law to nab an artist/counterfeiter in Los Angeles
Alice in den Städten by Wim Wenders ( Visual )
10 editions published between 1973 and 2009 in German and held by 75 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"A footloose 31-year-old journalist on the road from the United States to Europe finds himself with a new traveling companion: a precocious 9-year-old girl named Alice."--External container
Falsche Bewegung by Wim Wenders ( Visual )
10 editions published between 1975 and 2009 in German and Undetermined and held by 64 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A would-be writer drives across Germany in search of a first-hand experience. Along the way, he meets an ex-Nazi and his mute companion, a wandering poet and an actress who together challenge him to become a writer
Der amerikanische Freund by Wim Wenders ( Visual )
18 editions published between 1976 and 2011 in 5 languages and held by 64 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This film is a result of Wenders' enthusiasm for Patricia Highsmith's novels and also of his fascination with America which preoccupied him until his return to Berlin to make Wings of Desire. The moving trains and changing landscapes and the new world of the American gangster invade the Germany of the dying artisan Ganz. Wenders said that he equates American film directors with gangsters and here cast directors Hopper, Nick Ray and Sam Fuller as the art racketeers
24 hour party people by Michael Winterbottom ( Visual )
15 editions published between 2002 and 2009 in English and Spanish and held by 63 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Follow the rise, fall and rise again of promoter Tony Wilson and the wild rave culture he brought to England and the rest of the world. Pulsates with the rhythmic energy from the post punk movement through the evolution of rave music
Ghost Dog - Der Weg des Samurai by Jim Jarmusch ( Visual )
15 editions published between 1999 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 52 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
La jaquette indique : " Ghost Dog est un tueur solitaire qui vit au-dessus des toits parmi les pigeons voyageurs. Il suit strictement la voie des samouraïs et exécute ses contrats vite et bien. Mais son code est trahi par un gang de mafioso, contre lequel il va devoir lutter."
Im Lauf der Zeit by Wim Wenders ( Visual )
10 editions published between 1976 and 2009 in German and held by 49 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Bruno, a film projector mechanic, meets Robert, who has just survived a half-hearted suicide attempt. Together they travel along the border between East and West Germany, visiting cinemas and learning as much about themselves as each other
Finnegan begin again ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1985 and 2002 in English and held by 39 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Liz is a 40-year-old school teacher carrying on an illicit love affair with a married mortician. She despairs of ever finding anything more in her life until she meets Mike Finnegan, a married 60-year-old newspaper man who has been demoted to writing for the lonely hearts column. Despite their differences they start to fall for each other with comic results
The tango lesson by Sally Potter ( Visual )
10 editions published between 1997 and 2011 in English and German and held by 37 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The story of a filmmaker (Sally Potter) who, dissatisfied with her latest screenplay, stumbles upon the tango and an Argentinian dancer (Pablo Veron) living in Paris. Fascinated by both, she places herself under his tutelage, striking a deal: if he will make her a tango dancer, she will let him star in her next film
Wim Wenders' road movies ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 31 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A trilogy of road movies created by German iconoclast Wim Wenders in the mid-70s. Each starring Rüdiger Vogler, they form a commentary on the adoption of American culture within a rapidly modernising West Germany
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Muller, Robby 1940-
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English (157)
German (77)
Spanish (14)
Italian (5)
Multiple languages (4)
French (3)
Japanese (1)
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Dutch (1)