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Young, Robert 1907-1998

Overview
Works: 499 works in 776 publications in 2 languages and 8,092 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Fiction  History  Spy films  Juvenile works  Historical drama  Musical films 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Host, Speaker, Interviewee
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works by Robert Young
Secret agent by Alfred Hitchcock ( Visual )
82 editions published between 1936 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 858 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Two British Intelligence Service agents pose as husband and wife in an attempt to eliminate a German agent
Crossfire by Edward Dmytryk ( Visual )
16 editions published between 1947 and 2007 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 799 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A police captain methodically unravels the truth behind the brutal murder of an innocent Jewish man by a World War II soldier with a rabid hatred of Jews
Stowaway by William Counselman ( Visual )
10 editions published between 1936 and 2008 in English and held by 583 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When a little girl's missionary parents are killed by Chinese bandits, the child must fend for herself on the dangerous streets of Shanghai
Northwest Passage by King Vidor ( Visual )
16 editions published between 1940 and 2013 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 360 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An American historical drama about a group of settlers known as Rogers' Rangers--led by Major Rogers (Spencer Tracy)--and the hardships of survival and battles with hostile Indians, they encounter in trying to settle the upper New York state area for their families in the late 1750s and early 1760s
Father knows best ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1954 and 2008 in English and held by 323 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Television series about a "typical" mid-century, middle-class, Midwestern American family living in Springfield, Ohio: Jim Anderson, insurance salesman and father, his wife Margaret, and their children Betty, Bud and Kathy
The Canterville ghost ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1944 and 2010 in English and held by 282 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
For 300 years the ghost of Simon de Canterville, entombed alive by his father for cowardice, has been roaming his castle in search of a kinsman to free him by performing a brave deed. In 1943, from a troop of American soldiers billeted in the castle, comes new hope: Sir Simon's long lost nephew
The enchanted cottage by John Cromwell ( Visual )
9 editions published between 1945 and 2009 in English and held by 281 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"After a crash disfigures his face and maims his body pilot Oliver Bradford (Robert Young) hides from family and friends in a seaside cottage. There he befriends homely gentle Laura Pennington (Dorothy McGuire). The two marry for companionship -- until some rare magic within the cottage transforms them into ardent and beautiful lovers"--Container
Little women by Louisa May Alcott ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 270 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Set in New England during the Civil War, it chronicles the lives and loves of Jo, Meg, Amy, and Beth, four sisters who must rely on each other for strength in the face of tragedies both large and small, after their father leaves for battle
The mortal storm ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1940 and 2010 in English and held by 242 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
On the same day that Prof. Roth celebrates his birthday, Hitler becomes Chancellor of Germany. This causes a tragic rift among the guests at the professor's party. Politics come between Roth's daughter Freya & her fiance. Freya finds herself falling in love with an old friend, but their only hope for a future together is to escape to freedom across the Austrian border
Father knows best ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1956 and 2008 in English and held by 175 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Television series about a "typical" mid-century, middle-class, Midwestern American family living in Springfield, Ohio: Jim Anderson, insurance salesman and father, his wife Margaret, and their children Betty, Bud and Kathy
Merry sitcom! Christmas classics from TV's golden age ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and held by 172 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Features timeless Christmas-themed episodes from shows viewers grew up with, but never outgrew
Sitting pretty by Walter Lang ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1948 and 2013 in English and held by 142 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Deciding to add baby-sitting to his list of accomplishments, Lynn Belvedere (Webb) answers an ad placed by two harried parents (Maureen O'Hara and Robert Young) who are desperate for someone who can restrain their troublesome offspring. It is not long before the caustic Mr. Belvedere turns them into models of decorum--but it is a bit longer until everyone learns the real purpose of his visit to suburbia
Father knows best ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 135 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
America's favorite father is back, serving up wholesome and healthy advice for his growing kids. No matter what the situation, Jim and Margaret Anderson always seem to know exactly what to do
Marcus Welby, M.D ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and held by 119 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Marcus Welby is a kind family practitioner who tackles many sensitive and controversial health and social issues that are still topical today. He is helped by his young assistant Dr. Steven Kiley, and secretary/nurse Consuelo Lopez. Includes A Matter of Humanities two hour TV movie pilot
Born to dance by Roy Del Ruth ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 118 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Born to dance: "A break-a-leg tale of an understudy turned Broadway star"--Container. Lady be good: Powell plays a friend and matchmaker to two struggling songwriters (adapted from container)
The Claudette Colbert collection ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 117 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
(Three-cornered moon, 1933) Laughter is the best medicine in tough times, and that is certainly the case for Elizabeth and her three brothers who are forced to find work after their eccentric family's fortune is lost. (Maid of Salem, 1937) Inspired by the true-life Salem witch trials, an independent young woman is accused of casting evil spells by the Puritan townsfolk during one of the most notorious periods in American history. (I met him in Paris, 1937) All is fair in love and fashion as a successful designer must choose between three suitors: a creative playwright, a dashing playboy, and a hometown boy. (Bluebeard's eight wife, 1938) The daughter of a destitute aristocrat is determined to teach her millionaire groom a lesson when she learns that their wedding day is not his first trip down the aisle. (No time for love, 1943) A working class man falls for a sophisticated fashion photographer, but the picture is not pretty when he loses his job and she hires him to be her assistant. (The egg and I, 1947) A new bride reluctantly says "I do" to her husband's plan to leave their life in the city and raise chickens on a dilapidated farm located miles from civilization
Lady be good ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1990 and 2008 in English and held by 110 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A husband and wife songwriting team know how to turn out the hits, but when it comes to marriage, they can't seem to hit anything but sour notes
That Forsyte woman ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1992 and 2010 in English and held by 103 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Beautiful, breathtaking Irene Forsyte: Men adore her. Women envy her. Love defines her. Based on the first book of John Galsworthy's The Forsyte Saga, about a woman who cannot cut her free spirit to fit the cloth of Victorian society
Western Union by Fritz Lang ( Visual )
9 editions published between 1941 and 2013 in English and held by 102 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This historical epic faithfully captures the story of the telegraph and traces the monumental effort that brought communication to a vast western wilderness
Father knows best ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 95 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Contains 36 original episodes such as: Mister Beal meets his match; Sentenced to happiness; Father's biography; Jim, the answer man, and many more. Includes episodes from Window on Main Street, and radio programs
 
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Alternative Names
Young, Robert 1907-1998
Young, Robert George
Young, Robert George 1907-1998
Young , Robert <regista cinematografico>
Languages
English (193)
French (1)
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