WorldCat Identities

Robards, Jason

Overview
Works: 293 works in 1,559 publications in 9 languages and 47,494 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  History  Documentary television programs  Historical films  Biography  Nonfiction television programs  Historical television programs  Television mini-series  Thrillers (Motion pictures) 
Roles: Actor, Narrator, Performer, Artist, Interviewee, Costume designer, Singer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
.
Most widely held works by Jason Robards
Philadelphia by Jonathan Demme( Visual )

80 editions published between 1992 and 2015 in 7 languages and held by 3,417 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Story of two competing lawyers who join together to sue a prestigious Philadelphia law firm when the firm fires one of them because he has AIDS
All the President's Men by Alan J Pakula( Visual )

43 editions published between 1976 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 3,400 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The true story of how Bob Woodward and Carl Bernstein uncovered the White House involvement in the Watergate break in
The Civil War by Ken Burns( Visual )

6 editions published between 2002 and 2015 in English and held by 3,253 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Hailed as a film masterpiece and landmark in historical storytelling, Ken Burns's epic documentary brings to life America's most destructive -- and defining -- conflict. Here is the saga of celebrated generals and ordinary soldiers, a heroic and transcendent president and a country that had to divide itself in two in order to become one." -- Back of container
Once upon a time in the West by Sergio Leone( Visual )

134 editions published between 1959 and 2014 in 8 languages and held by 2,535 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A man preparing to welcome his new wife to his home is killed, along with his entire family
Tora! Tora! Tora! by Richard Fleischer( Visual )

36 editions published between 1970 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 2,096 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A dramatization which chronicles the bombing of Pearl Harbor from both the Japanese and American points of view
Magnolia by Paul Thomas Anderson( Visual )

48 editions published between 1999 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 1,820 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Magnolia is a mosaic of American life woven through a series of comic and poignant vignettes. Through a collusion of coincidence, chance, human action, shared media, past history and divine intervention, nine people will weave and warp through each other's lives on a day that builds to an unforgettable climax. Some will seek forgiveness, others escape. Some will mend frayed bonds, others will be exposed."-- Back of container
Long day's journey into night by Eugene O'Neill( Visual )

45 editions published between 1961 and 2013 in English and held by 1,706 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on Eugene O'Neill's 1956 autobiograpy, this film depicts a day in the life of a family deteriorating under drug addiction, alcoholism, and imminent death
TR by David Grubin( Visual )

19 editions published between 1996 and 2012 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 1,233 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Documentary about Theodore Roosevelt. Explores the influence of Roosevelt's childhood, his rise to the U.s. Presidency, and the years after he left office
William Shakespeare's Julius Caesar by William Shakespeare( Visual )

35 editions published between 1970 and 2013 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 1,222 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Film adaptation of Shakespeare's play depicting the successful conspiracy to assassinate the Roman emperor, Julius Caesar
Something wicked this way comes by Ray Bradbury( Visual )

20 editions published between 1983 and 2004 in English and held by 1,169 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Terrible things happen when Mr. Dark and his Pandemonium Carnival come to town
Thomas Hart Benton( Visual )

14 editions published between 1984 and 2013 in English and held by 1,071 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Filmmaker Ken Burns traces the life and career of one of America's best known painters
Truman( Visual )

11 editions published between 1997 and 2010 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 1,067 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of the unlikely rise of a gritty American original, Harry Truman. He was a farmer, a bankrupt businessman, an unknown politician from Missouri who suddenly found himself president. Of all the men who had held America's highest office, Harry Truman was the least prepared, but he would prove to be a surprise. Facing some of the biggest crises of the century, Truman would end the war with Germany, use the atomic bomb against Japan, confront an expanding Soviet Union and wage war in Korea-all while the woman he adored, his wife Bess, refused to stay in the White House and play the role of First Lady
The adventures of Huck Finn by Mark Twain( Visual )

15 editions published between 1993 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 962 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The unforgettable saga of a mischievous youngster and a runaway slave on a wild expedition to freedom. As the pair take the ride of their lives down the treacherous Mississippi River, they run into an entertaining assortment of off-beat characters and face one challenging adventure after another
Mr. Blandings builds his dream house by H. C Potter( Visual )

2 editions published between 1985 and 2004 in English and held by 915 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cary Grant plays a successful New York advertising executive who wants to escape his current living situation. He decides to design his own dream house in the suburbs and the project turns wrong when the bills never end and the problems never stop
Empire of the air the men who made radio( Visual )

6 editions published between 1996 and 2013 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 906 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Story of radio from 1906-1955 and the three men who made it happen: Lee de Forest, Edwin Howard Armstrong, and David Sarnoff. Combines archival photographs, newsreels of the period, interviews, and radio soundtrack
Parenthood by Ron Howard( Visual )

22 editions published between 1989 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 883 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Buckmans are a modern family facing the age-old dilemma of trying to raise children the "right" way
The day after by Edward Hume( Visual )

52 editions published between 1983 and 2015 in 6 languages and held by 827 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Following a nuclear strike against the United States, families in small-town Kansas try to survive as radiation slowly kills everything around them
Pat Garrett & Billy the Kid by Sam Peckinpah( Visual )

27 editions published between 1969 and 2011 in 6 languages and held by 800 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

One of Billy The Kid's oldest friends is now a sheriff and has vowed to hunt him down
Julia by Fred Zinnemann( Visual )

27 editions published between 1976 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 776 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Born to great wealth, the fiercely independent Julia devotes her life to political causes, fighting fascism in the 1930's. While traveling in Europe, playwright Lillian Hellman, a friend of Julia's, is swept into a dangerous world, smuggling money across hostile borders
Dalton Trumbo's Johnny got his gun by Dalton Trumbo( Visual )

59 editions published between 1971 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 715 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After a shell leaves his body mangled on the final day of World War I, young Joe Bonham lies trapped in a hospital bed. He is a fully conscious quadruple amputee who cannot speak, hear or see. He is left to wander within his own mind and goes between his harsh reality and memories of a happier life long gone. Delve into the mind of a man lost somewhere on the edges of sanity and insanity, life and death
 
moreShow More Titles
fewerShow Fewer Titles
Audience Level
0
Audience Level
1
  Kids General Special  
Audience level: 0.21 (from 0.13 for The advent ... to 0.76 for Todos los ...)

WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
The Civil War
Alternative Names
Jason Robards acteur américain

Jason Robards Actor estadounidense

Jason Robards americký herec

Jason Robards Amerikaans acteur

Jason Robards amerikansk skådespelare

Jason Robards amerikansk skodespelar

Jason Robards amerikansk skuespiller

Jason Robards attore statunitense

Jason Robards US-amerikanischer Schauspieler

Jason Robards yhdysvaltalainen näyttelijä

Nelson Robards, Jason 1922-2000

Robards, Jason Jr

Robards, Jason Nelson .

Robards, Jason Nelson 1922-2000

Τζέισον Ρόμπαρντς

Джейсон Робардс

Джейсън Робардс

Джэйсан Робардс

Робардс, Джейсон

Џејсон Робардс американски глумец

ג'ייסון רוברדס

جيسون روباردس

جیسون روباردس بازیگر آمریکایی

ჯეისონ რობარდსი

제이슨 로버즈

ジェイソン・ロバーズ

贾森·罗巴兹

Languages
Covers
The Civil WarOnce upon a time in the WestMagnoliaTRTrumanThe adventures of Huck Finn