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Ryan, Robert 1909-1973

Overview
Works: 302 works in 1,031 publications in 9 languages and 21,486 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  History  Biography  Film and video adaptations  Naval history  Fiction  Military history  Western films  Motion pictures 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Narrator, Production personnel, Costume designer, Speaker, Interviewee, Singer, Film editor, Other
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Publications about  Robert Ryan Publications about Robert Ryan
Publications by  Robert Ryan Publications by Robert Ryan
posthumous Publications by Robert Ryan, published posthumously.
Most widely held works by Robert Ryan
The wild bunch by Sam Peckinpah ( Visual )
87 editions published between 1968 and 2010 in 8 languages and held by 3,181 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
Bad day at Black Rock by John Sturges ( Visual )
18 editions published between 1954 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,156 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A one-armed stranger arrives in a tiny desert town, the locals possessing a dark past they want to keep secret, by any means necessary
Billy Budd by Peter Ustinov ( Visual )
12 editions published between 1962 and 2007 in English and held by 1,040 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An innocent, naive British Naval seaman is accused and tried of murdering the sadistic master-at-arms
Battle of the Bulge ( Visual )
13 editions published between 1965 and 2013 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 916 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In December of 1944 the defeat of Nazi Germany seemed imminent after five tragic years of war. But suddenly, the Allies were faced with a ferocious surprise attack by the Germans on the Belgian front. With deadly new tanks, fresh troops and a cunning commander, the Third Reich was about to make one last vicious assault that could easily turn the tide of World War II and perhaps history
The naked spur by Anthony Mann ( Visual )
15 editions published between 1952 and 2009 in English and Spanish and held by 856 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
Crossfire ( Visual )
21 editions published between 1947 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 852 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
The longest day by Ken Annakin ( Visual )
23 editions published between 1962 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 749 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Recreates the June 6th, 1944 WWII invasion of Normandy, France, from the both the Allied and Axis perspectives
The set-up by Robert Wise ( Visual )
20 editions published between 1949 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 724 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
The professionals by Richard Brooks ( Visual )
12 editions published between 1966 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 677 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)
Eugene O'Neill's The iceman cometh by Eugene O'Neill ( Visual )
4 editions published between 2003 and 2008 in English and held by 637 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In the faded light of Harry Hope's 1912 New York skid row bar, a ragtag group of fallen men await the annual arrival of their friend Hickey. This year, however, the charismatic Hickey brings not the usual rounds of drinks and pats on the back, but the unwelcome news that he's off the sauce for good and has come to persuade Hope's drunks to do the same. One by one, the regulars' booze-basted pipe dreams come under Hickey's leering microscope to reveal all self-deceptions
Clash by night by Fritz Lang ( Visual )
12 editions published between 1952 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 630 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
The dirty dozen by Robert Aldrich ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1967 and 2006 in English and held by 540 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A strike force of violent criminals take on a combat mission under the training and leadership of a U.S. Army major (Lee Marvin)
Flying leathernecks by Nicholas Ray ( Visual )
48 editions published between 1950 and 2010 in 7 languages and held by 519 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
Long day's journey into night by Eugene O'Neill ( Recording )
11 editions published between 1971 and 2000 in English and Undetermined and held by 430 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Author Eugene O'Neill gives an autobiographical account of his explosive homelife. 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
King of kings by Nicholas Ray ( Visual )
16 editions published between 1961 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 421 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The story of the life of Christ, describing certain events that took place between Romans and Jews and setting the political background for the life of Christ, and the personalities and ideas of the New Testament. Built upon a series of narrative parallels and contrasts between Jesus and Barrabas. The film portrays the thief as a rebel leader of the Jewish resistance. Unlike Jesus, who preaches a message of peace, Barrabas advocates violence as a means to an end
On dangerous ground by Nicholas Ray ( Visual )
21 editions published between 1951 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 403 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
The racket by John Cromwell ( Visual )
14 editions published between 1951 and 2006 in English and French and held by 365 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A straight-arrow cop and an old-school gangster find a common foe: big shots who run crime like a corporation
Odds against tomorrow by Robert Wise ( Visual )
12 editions published between 1996 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 329 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
One hundred and fifty thousand dollars, ready for the taking. It's too much to resist for Earl Slater, a bigoted ex-con slumming through life with a patronizing girlfriend, an obliging neighbor and zero expectations. He agrees to be part of a bank job planned by former cop Burke. Until, that is, he finds out one of his partners will be a black man. Earl's desperate need for cash, however, leads him to reconsider. For the job only, he'll put his racism aside ... until moments away from the score, hatred erupts
World War I the complete story ( Visual )
5 editions published between 2003 and 2008 in English and held by 304 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
World War I ( Visual )
12 editions published between 1987 and 1994 in English and held by 296 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Chronicles the history of World War I utilizing contemporary film footage
 
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Alternative Names
Ryan, Robert Bushnell.
Languages
English (311)
French (21)
Spanish (21)
German (11)
Japanese (2)
Esperanto (2)
Swedish (1)
Catalan (1)
Italian (1)
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