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Colesberry, Robert F.

Overview
Works: 54 works in 210 publications in 6 languages and 9,931 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Made-for-TV movies  Television adaptations  Television cop shows  Detective and mystery television programs  Television crime shows  Television programs  Television series  Historical films 
Roles: Producer, Lyricist, Composer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Robert F Colesberry
Arthur Miller's Death of a salesman by Arthur Miller( Visual )

47 editions published between 1985 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 2,875 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dark drama of a failed man, Willy Loman, whose life did not measure up to his expectations. Movie made for television
Mississippi burning by Alan Parker( Visual )

30 editions published between 1988 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 1,479 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dramatization of the investigation of the murders of three civil rights workers in 1964 Mississippi
K-PAX by Iain Softley( Visual )

13 editions published between 2001 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 1,371 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A psychiatrist begins treating a patient who claims to be an alien from the distant planet of K-PAX
The wire( Visual )

6 editions published between 2004 and 2015 in English and held by 952 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"McNutty has been demoted to harbour patrol. Daniels is in the police-archive dungeon, Prez is chafing in the suburbs, and Greggs is stuck behind a desk. Meanwhile, on the docks of Baltimore harbour, the rank and fire scrounge for work and the union bosses take illegitimate measures to reinvigorate business, but a horrific discovery is about to blow the whole port inside out. While the detail is on ice, a new case begins"--container
Ride with the devil by Ang Lee( Visual )

13 editions published between 1999 and 2010 in English and held by 951 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1862, during the Kansas-Missouri border war, Jake and Jack Bull join the Confederate-sympathizing Bushwhackers after Jack's father is killed by marauding members of the abolitionist Jayhawkers. They are aided by unusual ally, Holt, who's fighting for the South despite being a former slave
After Hours by Martin Scorsese( Visual )

7 editions published between 1985 and 2005 in 3 languages and held by 659 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dunne stars as a confused word processor from New York whose desire for a simple night on the town turns into comedic disaster
Come see the paradise by Alan Parker( Visual )

7 editions published between 1990 and 2013 in English and held by 492 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set against the background of a controversial period in American history, the internment of Japanese-Americans during World War II, Come See The Paradise is the love story of an Irish-American man and a beautiful Japanese-American woman
Housekeeping( Visual )

4 editions published between 1987 and 2011 in English and held by 298 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Writer/director Bill Forsyth (Comfort and Joy, Being Human) brings to life this tale, set in the 1950s and based on a novel by Marilynne Robinson, which is neither a sentimental nor simple exploration of familial and emotional bonds. Ruth (Sara Walker) and Lucille (Andrea Burchill) are two young sisters who are abandoned by their mother and raised by a succession of aged relatives, until their unconventional aunt Sylvie (Christine Lahti, Running on Empty) arrives like a breath of fresh air. Sylvie has been living on the road for many years, and her life is detached from the norms of the community; she returns home to bittersweet memories and the town's harsh scrutiny. The girls are thrilled to have a charming young role model and Sylvie's new responsibilities offer her a chance for real love, sharing a home, and a sense of family -- all things she has not felt for a long time. Eventually, as Ruth and Lucille's perceptions of Sylvie change, the two girls develop vastly different ways of relating to this eccentric, original woman"--Container
Billy Bathgate by Robert Benton( Visual )

11 editions published between 1991 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 242 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This gangster epic details the rise and fall of notorious mobster Dutch Schultz as seen through the eyes of his young protege, Billy Bathgate. Billy, an ambitious streetwise kid seduced by the power, money and glamour of crime, soon begins to seriously question if his passport to the good life is going to come from the fiery Dutch and his gang!
The corner by Nina Kostroff-Noble( Visual )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 147 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on a true story, an inner-city Baltimore family copes with ever-present drug traffic and violence in their lives
61*( Visual )

5 editions published between 2001 and 2011 in English and Spanish and held by 134 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1961, New York Yankees Roger Maris and Mickey Mantle race to break Babe Ruth's 1927 single-season record of 60 home runs. It would be a summer that no one who loves baseball could ever forget
The house on Carroll Street( Visual )

2 editions published between 1988 and 2015 in English and held by 92 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set in 1951 in New York City. Emily Crane appears before the U.S. Committee on Un-American Activities because she is in a group considered a threat. Subsequently she is fired from her job at Life Magazine and gets a job reading to an elderly woman that lives on Carroll Street. She notices odd things happening in the house next door and uncovers a plot to smuggle Nazi war criminals into the U.S. of 1951. Together with a maverick federal agent she tracks the plot to the highest levels of government
Gene Hackman triple feature( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 53 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

French connection: Popeye Doyle is a police detective out to bust an international narcotics ring
Donnie Brasco by Mike Newell( Visual )

1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 46 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The devil's own: An Irish-American cop unknowingly brings in an IRA terrorist and tries to stop him before he destroys any more lives
The devil's own by Brad Pitt( Visual )

8 editions published between 1997 and 2012 in English and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A harrowing suspense-thriller about a New York cop who is set on a collision course with the IRA's deadliest assasin, after he unsuspectingly welcomes him into his family and home"--Container
The Gene Hackman collection( Visual )

2 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Hoosiers: Norman Dale is a basketball coach whose checkered past has led him to a last-chance position with a last-chance team. Made to feel unwelcome by squad members, an icy fellow teacher and townspeople, Dale perseveres with an unwavering passion for the game ; The French connection: New York City detectives "Popeye" Doyle and Buddy Russo hope to break a narcotics smuggling ring and ultimately uncover The French Connection. But when one of the criminals tries to kill Doyle, he begins a deadly pursuit that takes him far outside the city limits ; Mississippi burning: Straitlaced Ward and deceptively easygoing Anderson are two philosophically opposed FBI agents who overcome their differences and uncover the chilling mystery of a small Ku Klux Klan-ridden community"--Container
The Road to Wellville by Alan Parker( Visual )

9 editions published between 2005 and 2008 in English and Spanish and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Will and Eleanor Lightbody visit the world-famous Battle Creek Sanatorium, a health spa run by eccentric surgeon, inventor and healthy living crusader Dr. John Harvey Kellogg. Will's stomach is in ruin from alcohol and meat, and he unwillingly experiences bizarre stews of never-before-heard-of weeds and enemas
Cabalga con el diablo( Visual )

7 editions published between 2001 and 2002 in Spanish and English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

La Guerra Civil estadounidense está por empezar, y un grupo de amigos encabezados por Jake Roedel y Jack Bull Chilles, forman una especie de grupo guerrillero Confederado, dedicado a eliminar cuanto simpatizante del enemigo encuentran
The wire( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A horrific discovery is about to blow the whole port of Baltimore harbor inside out
The wire( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A horrific discovery is about to blow the whole port of Baltimore harbor inside out
 
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Alternative Names
Colesberry, Robert F.

Robert F. Colesberry acteur américain

Robert F. Colesberry Amerikaans acteur (1946-2004)

Robert F. Colesberry amerikansk produsent, regissør og skuespiller

Robert F. Colesberry produttore cinematografico statunitense

Robert F. Colesberry US-amerikanischer Filmproduzent und Schauspieler

Роберт Колсберри Роберт Колсберри

Languages
English (140)

Spanish (27)

Italian (4)

German (3)

French (1)

Turkish (1)

Covers
Mississippi burningK-PAXRide with the devilThe house on Carroll StreetThe devil's own