WorldCat Identities

Rafelson, Bob

Overview
Works: 129 works in 600 publications in 8 languages and 6,970 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Melodramas (Motion pictures)  Film noir  Action and adventure films  Biographical films  Musical films  Television comedies  Gangster films  Television series 
Roles: Director, Producer, Author of screenplay, Author, Conceptor, Performer, Scenarist, fmd, Composer, Actor, Film editor
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about Bob Rafelson
 
Most widely held works by Bob Rafelson
Five Easy Pieces by Bob Rafelson( Visual )

94 editions published between 1970 and 2016 in 6 languages and held by 1,988 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Character study of a talented pianist who has given up a promising career and now works on oil rigs. After 20 years he returns home to his father's deathbed perhaps to reconcile himself with his fear of failure and desire for greatness
The postman always rings twice by Bob Rafelson( Visual )

46 editions published between 1981 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 800 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Frank Chambers (Jack Nicholson) is a drifter who lands at a roadside gas station owned by jolly old Nick Papadakis (John Colicos) and his young, blonde wife Cora (Jessica Lange). Frank and Cora quickly fall in love, and plot Nick's murder. Waiting for wedding bells to ring, the body count rises, the gavel slams-of course, nothing ever goes as planned-and their plans are derailed one by one
Mountains of the moon by Bob Rafelson( Visual )

17 editions published between 1989 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 559 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Biographical drama which follows the adventures of British explorers Richard Burton and John Henning Speke as they set out across Africa to find the source of the Nile
The King of Marvin Gardens by Bob Rafelson( Visual )

27 editions published between 1972 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 431 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Gritty story of small-time losers and big-time dreamers in Atlantic City
Black widow( Visual )

28 editions published between 1986 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 410 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A female FBI agent attempts to prove that a sultry beauty is also a serial murderer
Head by Bob Rafelson( Visual )

21 editions published between 1968 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 342 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An exciting kaleidoscope of surreal vignettes set to music, this fast-paced film takes a psychedelic look at the pop phenomenon called the Monkees as they shatter their pre-fab image. A technically innovative rock musical
Blood and wine by Bob Rafelson( Visual )

44 editions published between 1996 and 2014 in 8 languages and held by 334 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A wealthy wine dealer has distanced himself from his wife with his philandering and from his son with his negligence. After he steals a diamond necklace with the help of a safecracker partner, things start coming apart
No good deed by Bob Rafelson( Visual )

16 editions published between 2002 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 300 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cello-playing cop Jack Friar searches for a teenage runaway on Turk Street and ends up in the home of an elderly couple. The house also turns out to be the headquarters for a gang of criminals who are planning a bank robbery, and Jack is quickly held hostage. When Jack is left alone with the leader's girlfriend, a master manipulator of the gang, he teaches her to play the cello and the two share a mutal attraction. Jack can't decide if she's for real or just manipulating him too. Especially since Erin continues to manipulate gang leader Tyrone, violent thug Hoop, and inside man David
Man trouble by Bob Rafelson( Visual )

21 editions published between 1992 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 256 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A singer who discovers her Hollywood Hills house was burglarized enlists the help of the owner of The House of Bliss Guard Dog Agency, a wisecracking con man who makes things worse the more he tries to help
Stay hungry by Bob Rafelson( Visual )

14 editions published between 1976 and 2017 in English and held by 222 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the modern-day world of Birmingham, Alabama, old family scions stand side-by-side with the nouveau riche--both protecting their own from the lower classes. Jeff Bridges plays a wealthy youth who falls in love with Sally Field and gets trapped between both groups
The Monkees by Davy Jones( Visual )

3 editions published between 2003 and 2011 in English and held by 145 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Assembled in Los Angeles in 1966, The Monkees Emmy Award-winning television show spotlighted the group as they tried to make it big in the music world. The show helped promote the band's albums and singles, helping bring songs such as: I'm A Believer; Last Train To Clarksville; (I'm Not Your) Steppin' Stone; and others to the upper reaches of the chart. Season 2 features the final 25 episodes
America lost and found : the BBS story( Visual )

9 editions published between 2010 and 2014 in English and held by 137 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

[The last picture show] A bittersweet drama of the social and sexual mores in small-town 1950s Texas
Head( Visual )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 113 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A kaleidoscopic satire that is a movie homage, media send-up, concert movie, and antiwar cry all at once
The king of Marvin Gardens( Visual )

2 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 107 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jack Nicholson and Bruce Dern play estranged siblings David and Jason, the former a depressive late-night-radio talk show host, the latter an extroverted con man; when Jason drags his younger brother to a dreary Atlantic City and into a real-estate scam, events spiral toward tragedy
Five easy pieces( Visual )

1 edition published in 2015 in English and held by 47 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presently working in an oil field, talented pianist Robert Dupea spends most of his free time downing beers, playing poker and being noncommittal with his sexy but witless girlfriend Rayette. But when he is summoned to his father's deathbed, Dupea returns home with Rayette, where he meets and falls for a sophisticated woman. Now caught between his conflicting lifestyles, the gifted but troubled Dupea must face issues that will change his life forever
The Monkees by Monkees (Musical group)( Visual )

6 editions published between 1985 and 2006 in English and held by 46 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two episodes from the original television mid-60's series. In "Monkee vs. machine" the boys wreak havoc at a toy company. In "Don't look a gift horse in the mouth" they try to save a farmer's ranch. Songs include "Last train to Clarksville," "Saturday's child," "Papa Gene's blues," and "All the king's horses."
The king of Marvin Gardens( Visual )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 26 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jack Nicholson and Bruce Dern play estranged siblings David and Jason, the former a depressive late-night-radio talk show host, the latter an extroverted con man; when Jason drags his younger brother to a dreary Atlantic City and into a real-estate scam, events spiral toward tragedy
Head( Visual )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A kaleidoscopic satire that is a movie homage, media send-up, concert movie, and antiwar cry all at once
El cartero siempre llama dos veces The postman always rings twice( Visual )

18 editions published between 1981 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

La sensual esposa de un empresario tiene una sórdida relación con un vagabundo y entre los dos conspiran para asesinar al marido
Class action ; Man trouble( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Man trouble: Harry is a wisecracking con man who owns a guard dog agency. When a singer seeks his aid after she is burglarized, Harry inadvertently makes them a target of hit men, an underworld mob boss and the singer's own sister
 
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The postman always rings twice
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The King of Marvin GardensBlack widowHeadBlood and wineNo good deedStay hungryThe Monkees
Alternative Names
Bob Rafelson American film director

Bob Rafelson Amerikaans filmregisseur

Bob Rafelson director de cine estadounidense

Bob Rafelson director de cinema estatunidenc

Bob Rafelson réalisateur américain

Bob Rafelson regista statunitense

Bob Rafelson US-amerikanischer Filmregisseur

Rafaelson, Robert

Rafelson, Bob.

Rafelson, Robert

Rafelson, Robert 1933-

Robertus Rafelson

Боб Рафелсон

Боб Рейфелсон

בוב רפלסון במאי קולנוע אמריקאי

باب رافلسون فیلمنامه‌نویس، تهیه‌کننده، نویسنده، و کارگردان آمریکایی

بوب رافيلسون مخرج أفلام أمريكي

라펠슨, 밥 1933-

라펠슨, 봅 1933-

ボブ・ラフェルソン

鮑勃·拉弗森

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