WorldCat Identities

Roman, Ruth 1922-1999

Works: 155 works in 474 publications in 7 languages and 6,318 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Detective and mystery films  Film noir  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Western films  Action and adventure television programs  Sports films  Television series  Western television programs 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Author, Other, Costume designer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by Ruth Roman
Strangers on a Train by Alfred Hitchcock( Visual )

133 editions published between 1951 and 2016 in 6 languages and held by 2,928 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Guy Haines, a tennis star who hates his estranged wife and wants to be free to marry another woman, meets Bruno Anthony, who hates his father. Bruno has a chillingly simple plan: each could kill the other's victim. No motive, no clues, nothing to link Guy and Bruno but a casual meeting of strangers on a train
The far country by Anthony Mann( Visual )

33 editions published between 1954 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 820 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A solid western saga set against the colorful, scenic backdrop of Alaskan mining camps
Kung fu( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 310 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The adventure continues for Kwai Chang Caine, a Shoalin priest trained in the wisdom and warfare of China's ancients, following life's path in the American west of the later 1800s
Champion by Mark Robson( Visual )

14 editions published between 1949 and 2013 in English and held by 285 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An unscrupulous boxer fights his way to the top, but eventually alienates all of the people who helped him on the way up. Midge, played by Kirk Douglas, is not the basic good guy corrupted by the sweet science and led astray by evil mangers and promoters, his arrogance and stubbornness make him at once a villain and a hero
Dallas( Visual )

10 editions published between 1950 and 2016 in English and Spanish and held by 242 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Blayde Hollister, ex-Confederate from Georgia, has waged his own war to settle past injustices. Now he's a wanted man. And he can feel the law closing in on him
Go ask Alice( Visual )

7 editions published between 1998 and 2006 in English and held by 214 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chronicles a teenage girl's downhill spiral into drug addiction and her painful struggle to escape the pull of the drug world
Bitter victory by Nicholas Ray( Visual )

13 editions published between 1957 and 2017 in 3 languages and held by 172 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Captain Leith and Major Brand are a pair of British Army officers assigned to execute a daring commando raid on the Libyan stronghold of General Rommel. Once the mission is underway, Leith must save the day when Brand's cowardice is revealed, thus putting the mission and the lives of the men in jeopardy. As they struggle through the wastes of the Sahara we learn who will live, who will die and what is the price of glory
James Stewart westerns : 4 movie marathon( Visual )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 133 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The rare breed: A lawman is hired to hunt down the ruthless thief who stole $10,000 in a train robbery. But he's conflicted when he discovers there's just one catch-the thief is his fearsome brother
Starlift( Visual )

3 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 85 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Red-white-and-blue fun abounds as Doris Day, Gordon MacRae, James Cagney, Gary Cooper, Virginia Mayo, Jane Wyman, Randolph Scott and others perform for - or just shoot the breeze with - starstruck flyboys in uniform
The window( Visual )

2 editions published between 2006 and 2010 in English and held by 76 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tommy habitually tells tall tales and nobody believes him when he witnesses a murder through a tenement window
Fort Worth ; Colt .45 ; Tall man riding( Visual )

6 editions published between 1950 and 2011 in English and Spanish and held by 75 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

No one messes with Texas -- not in Fort Worth. Gunsmoke and glory combine as newspaperman Randolph Scott backs up his fiery editorials with a blaze of bullets when lawlessness threatens. He buckles up a brace of six-shooter "hand cannons" in Colt .45 to chase a desperado who uses similar weapons to terrorize locals. Finally, Scott is a Tall Man Riding -- and brawling and shooting -- as he rights an injustice involving a gambler's attempted land grab
Alfred Hitchcock : the signature collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 61 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This set includes 9 masterworks from the master of suspense!
Route 66( Visual )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 57 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tod Stiles and Buz Murdock continue their trek across North America, hopping from town to town and giving aid to anyone in need. Buz eventually stops traveling the road and Tod is joined by a new traveling companion, Lincoln Case
Three secrets by Patricia Neal( Visual )

4 editions published between 1950 and 2012 in English and held by 49 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A five-year-old boy is the sole survivor of a devastating plane crash in the mountains of California. When the newspapers reveal the boy was adopted and that the crash occurred on his birthday, three women begin to ponder if it's the son each gave up for adoption
The Shanghai story( Visual )

3 editions published between 1954 and 2015 in English and held by 48 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This follows the intersecting lives of Western expatriates who are held in confinement by the communist Chinese government. Dr. Dan Maynard is a physician determined to uphold the hippocratic oath, without bending to the will of his heartless captors
Leo McCarey's Good Sam( Visual )

2 editions published between 1988 and 1999 in English and held by 39 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Black comedy about a small town businessman who helps out all sorts of friends, relatives, and others who need money, but when he needs money, he can find no one to help him
The baby( Visual )

8 editions published between 1973 and 2014 in English and held by 35 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Social worker Ann Gentry is assigned to a new case, the Wadsworth family, which consists of an abusive, alcoholic mother, her two buxom dauthters and "Baby," a grown son who lives in a crib, gurgles incoherently and is treated like an infant. As Ann slowly learns the dark secrets behind the family, she sets her sights on liberating Baby from his seeming captivity
Randolph Scott collection( Visual )

2 editions published in 2011 in No Linguistic content and English and held by 32 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Four classic western films featuring cowboy legend Randolph Scott
Extraños en un tren by Alfred Hitchcock( Visual )

23 editions published between 1979 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 31 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Extraños sucesos ocurren durante un viaje en tren. La estrellla del tenis Guy es tentado por las proposiciones homicidas de un misterioso compañero de tren llamado Bruno. A raíz de éste encuentro, el protagonista se verá implicado en un asesinato. Alfred Hitchcock realza la dualidad de la naturaleza humana en una de sus obras maestras del suspense
Invitation( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A woman's trust in her husband is shaken when she finds out her father paid her husband to marry her
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Alternative Names
Roman, Norma

Roman, Normam 1922-1999

Ruth Roman actiz estadounidense

Ruth Roman actrice américaine

Ruth Roman actriu estatunidenca

Ruth Roman Amerikaans acteur

Ruth Roman Amerikaans actrice

Ruth Roman amerikansk skådespelare

Ruth Roman amerikansk skodespelar

Ruth Roman amerikansk skuespiller

Ruth Roman attrice statunitense

Ruth Roman pemeran perempuan asal Amerika Serikat

Ruth Roman US-amerikanische Schauspielerin

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