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Ryan, Robert 1909-1973

Overview
Works: 349 works in 1,058 publications in 6 languages and 22,022 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  History  Biography  Naval history  Fiction  Film and video adaptations  Military history  Western films  Motion pictures 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Narrator, Costume designer, Production personnel, Speaker, Singer, Interviewee, Other, Film editor
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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posthumous Publications by Robert Ryan, published posthumously.
Most widely held works by Robert Ryan
The wild bunch by Sam Peckinpah ( Visual )
73 editions published between 1969 and 2010 in 5 languages and held by 3,172 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 )
13 editions published between 1954 and 2010 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 1,137 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 )
14 editions published between 1962 and 2007 in English and held by 1,027 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 937 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Nazi Panzer forces stage a last-ditch Belgian front offensive that could turn the tide of WWII. A spectacular recreation of a crucial campaign
The naked spur by Anthony Mann ( Visual )
13 editions published between 1952 and 2009 in English and French and held by 860 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 by Edward Dmytryk ( Visual )
24 editions published between 1947 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 847 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 English and No Linguistic content and held by 762 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
On June 6, 1944, the Allied Invasion of France marked the beginning of the end of Nazi domination over Europe. The attack involved 3,000,000 men, 11,000 planes and 4,000 ships, comprising the largest armada the world has ever seen. A vivid hour-by-hour re-creation of this historic event. Told from the perspectives of both sides, it is a fascinating look at the massive preparation, mistakes and random events that determined the outcome of one of the biggest battles in history
The set-up by Robert Wise ( Visual )
18 editions published between 1949 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 722 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 688 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In this rip-roaring Western classic, four soldiers of fortune seek out an oil baron's kidnapped wife. Includes featurettes: Professionals, A Classic; Burt Lancaster, A Portrait; and Memories from The Professionals
Eugene O'Neill's The iceman cometh by Eugene O'Neill ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1973 and 2008 in English and held by 654 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
Clash by night by Fritz Lang ( Visual )
10 editions published between 1952 and 2005 in English and held by 621 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 )
11 editions published between 1967 and 2012 in English and held by 556 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 )
29 editions published between 1951 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 496 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
King of kings by Nicholas Ray ( Visual )
11 editions published between 1961 and 2011 in English and held by 425 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
Long day's journey into night by Eugene O'Neill ( Recording )
7 editions published between 1971 and 2000 in English and held by 413 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
On dangerous ground by Nicholas Ray ( Visual )
18 editions published between 1951 and 2009 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 406 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 368 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 )
9 editions published between 1996 and 2009 in English and French and held by 320 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 )
3 editions published between 2003 and 2008 in English and held by 287 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
Act of violence Mystery street ( Visual )
9 editions published between 1948 and 2009 in English and held by 283 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Mystery street (1950): Vivian is being brushed off by her rich, married boyfriend. To confront him, she hijacks Henry Shanway and his car from Boston to Cape Cod. Once there, she strands Henry. Months later, a skeleton is found on a lonely Cape Cod beach. Using the macabre expertise of Harvard forensic specialist Dr. McAdoo, Lt. Pete Morales must work back from bones to find the victim's identity and killer
 
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Alternative Names
Ryan, Robert Bushnell.
Languages
English (309)
German (7)
French (4)
Japanese (1)
Swedish (1)
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