WorldCat Identities

Ryan, Robert 1909-1973

Overview
Works: 248 works in 1,185 publications in 9 languages and 24,165 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  War films  Action and adventure films  Western films  Film noir  History  Historical films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Detective and mystery films 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Narrator, Costume designer, Speaker, Interviewee, Singer, Other, Film editor
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Robert Ryan
The wild bunch by Sam Peckinpah( Visual )

44 editions published between 1969 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 3,123 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The brutal story of violent men who lived during the Mexican revolution in the year 1913. It portrays a band of magnificent losers in a dying lawless West
The dirty dozen by Robert Aldrich( Visual )

20 editions published between 1967 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 1,673 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Twelve tough criminals will be offered absolution if they undertake a suicide mission into Nazi Germany. Based on E.M. Nathanson's book
Bad day at Black Rock by Fabienne d' Ortoli( Visual )

12 editions published between 1954 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 1,134 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A one-handed stranger comes to a tiny town that possesses a terrible past it wants to keep secret
Battle of the Bulge by Ethel Snowden( Visual )

20 editions published between 1965 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 1,088 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

It is five days after D-Day. The majority of the American army believes that the German army is broken and in disarray. The Germans, however, feel differently and launch a massive attack on the Allied troops in the hopes that ground action will buy enough time to bring in their new jets
Billy Budd by Benjamin Britten( Visual )

10 editions published between 1962 and 2014 in English and held by 1,001 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An innocent, naive British Naval seaman is accused and tried of murdering the sadistic master-at-arms
The Naked Spur by Anthony Mann( Visual )

36 editions published between 1952 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 880 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"'Plain arithmetic. Money splits better two ways instead of three,' smooth-talking outlaw Ben Vandergroat reasons to his captors, three bounty hunters thrown together by chance. They're taking him to justice in Abilene, but Ben has other ideas." -- Container
The iceman cometh by Eugene O'Neill( Visual )

21 editions published between 1973 and 2008 in 4 languages and held by 839 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the faded, Vermeer-like light of Harry Hope's 1912 New York skid row bar, a rag tag group of fallen men await the annual arrival of their friend Hickey. But now Hickey is sober, and he wants his drunken friends to do the same
The longest day by Ken Annakin( Visual )

35 editions published between 1962 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 813 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Recreates the June 6th, 1944 WWII invasion of Normandy, France, from the both the Allied and Axis perspectives
Righteous kill by Richard Brooks( Visual )

46 editions published between 1966 and 2016 in 7 languages and held by 763 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Soldier of fortune Burt Lancaster leads a rugged team of mercenaries to rescue a beautiful woman who has been kidnapped by Mexican revolutionary Captain Rasa (Jack Palance)
The set-up by Robert Wise( Visual )

29 editions published between 1949 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 737 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An over-the-hill boxer thinks he can still win a bout, despite doubts from his wife and his manager. He goes into his next fight determined to beat his opponent, not realizing his manager has taken money for a 'dive' from a tough gambler. Heightening the tension, the film takes place over the course of 72 minutes, its approximate running time
Clash by night by Fritz Lang( Visual )

30 editions published between 1952 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 661 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A party girl decides she has had enough of the wild lifestyle and returns to her childhood home, where she finds security with a new husband but soon finds herself in an affair with his best friend
Flying leathernecks by Nicholas Ray( Visual )

58 editions published between 1951 and 2015 in 6 languages and held by 535 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

It's World War II. Major Dan Kirby (John Wayne) is hard on his marines. His subordinate Captain Carl Griffin thinks the Major is overdoing it, but Kirby proves that there is a method to his madness after all
Crossfire( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 503 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
On dangerous ground by Nicholas Ray( Visual )

35 editions published between 1951 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 435 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

City cop goes to the countryside to help solve a brutal murder and falls in love with a blind woman who's brother is a suspect
Long day's journey into night by Eugene O'Neill( Recording )

14 editions published between 1971 and 2000 in English and Undetermined and held by 397 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Author Eugene O'Neill gives an autobiographical account of his explosive home life. Fused by a drug-addicted mother, a father who wallows in drink after realizing he is no longer a famous actor, and an older brother who is emotionally unstable and misfit, the family is reflected by their youngest son, who at 23 is a sensitive and aspiring writer
Crossfire by Edward Dmytryk( Visual )

42 editions published between 1947 and 2012 in 7 languages and held by 366 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A police captain (Young) methodically unravels the truth behind the brutal murder of an innocent Jewish man by a World War II soldier (Ryan) with a rabid hatred of Jews
World War I : the complete story( Visual )

3 editions published between 2003 and 2008 in English and held by 349 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Here is the complete story of World War I, captured as never before in riveting combat footage and gripping historical analysis
White man's burden by Max Ophuls( Visual )

47 editions published between 1948 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 346 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Leonora Eames fulfills her life's dream when she marries a millionaire but she soon discovers that her husband is mentally unstable. She resents being used as his business hostess and leaves him
 
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
Bad day at Black Rock
Alternative Names
Bushnell Ryan, Robert, 1909-1973

Robert Ryan acteur américain

Robert Ryan aktor amerykański

Robert Ryan Amerikaans filmacteur

Robert Ryan attore statunitense

Robert Ryan US-amerikanischer Schauspieler

Ryan, Bob 1909-1973

Ryan, Robert Bushnell.

Ryan, Robert Bushnell 1909-1973

Райан, Роберт

Роберт Райан

רוברט ראיין

رابرت رایان بازیگر آمریکایی

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勞勃·雷恩

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The dirty dozenBad day at Black RockThe Naked SpurRighteous killFlying leathernecksLong day's journey into nightCrossfire