WorldCat Identities

Simon, Robert (Robert F.)

Overview
Works: 40 works in 64 publications in 2 languages and 1,147 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Western films  Film adaptations  Science fiction television programs  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Legal films  Television series  Crime films  Action and adventure films  Historical films 
Roles: Actor, Author
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about Robert Simon
 
Most widely held works by Robert Simon
Bigger than life( Visual )

6 editions published between 1956 and 2010 in English and held by 482 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When a friendly, successful suburban teacher and father is prescribed cortisone for a painful, possibly fatal affliction, he grows dangerously addicted to the experimental drug, resulting in his transformation into a psychotic and ultimately violent household despot. "This Eisenhower-era throat-grabber, shot in expressive CinemaScope, is an excoriating take on the nuclear family. That it came in the day of Father Knows Best makes it all the more shocking -- and wildly entertaining."--Jacket
The twilight zone by Rod Serling( Visual )

3 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and held by 316 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The fourth season of this classic groundbreaking series saw the beginning of one-hour episodes. This allowed for more elaborate and detailed stories which plunged viewers even further into The Twilight Zone. Special features included
Westerns : 8 movie pack( Visual )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 90 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Young pioneers: Newlyweds David and Molly set out to homestead in the Dakota Territory, but life is not always easy on the prairie. Soon they must endure many hardships
Bigger than life by Nicholas Ray( Visual )

9 editions published between 2005 and 2015 in English and held by 63 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A friendly schoolteacher turns violent when he becomes addicted to a painkiller he is prescribed for a painful health problem
The Twilight zone( Visual )

2 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 46 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Little people: Spaceship commander Craig declares himself a god when his ship lands on a planet populated by people smaller than ants, but then learns the true nature of power. No time like the past: Driscoll travels back in time to try to prevent some of history's catastrophes. Unsuccessful, he decides to stay in the past without interfering until disaster strikes closer to home. The Encounter: A WWII veteran and a Japanese-American gardener battle each other over a war that ended more than 20 years ago. Yet they have more in common than they could imagine
The man who shot Liberty Valance by John Ford( Visual )

1 edition published in 2002 in German and held by 37 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

L'homme qui tua Liberty VALANCE est devenu au même titre que la Chevauchée Fantastique un classique du genre western. James Stewart, sénateur tout-puissant de la ville de Shinbone, essaie de se débarrasser du plus dangereux criminel de la région : Liberty Valance (Lee Marvin). Seul John Wayne, solitaire et intrépide cowboy, peut exécuter cette périlleuse mission. Un scénario époustouflant, un réalisateur exceptionnel (John Ford) et un duo inédit, John Wayne et James Stewart, font de ce western une oeuvre admirable. (Source : jaquette)
The Sidney Poitier collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Edge of the city: If you need a job Charlie Malik can find a spot for you in the dockside railyards. All he needs in return is that you show up on time, work hard, and kick back part of your pay. Two New York City longshoremen, Axel Nordmann, an Army deserter, and Tommy Tyler, an easy-going freight car loader, join forces against a corrupt New York waterfront union official. The two share a bond that cuts across society's black/white divide. A patch of blue: Selena D'Arcy is accidentally blinded by her prostitute mother, Rose-Ann, at the age of five. For the next 13 years she is confined in the tiny Los Angeles apartment that they share with her grandfather. One afternoon at the local park, Selena meets Gordon Ralfe, an office worker whose kind treatment of her results in her falling in love with him, unaware that he is black. They continue to meet in the park every afternoon and he teaches her how to get along in the city. But when Rose-Ann learns of their relationship, she forbids Selena from having anything more to do with him. Selena continues to meet Gordon despite Rose-Ann's fury. Something of value: In the British East Africa country of Kenya, former childhood playmates Peter McKenzie and Kimani have maintained their deep friendship, even though they have a difference in race, class and tradition. Then the bloody Mau Mau spread violence and terror in an effort to sweep the British from the land, the uprising destroys their magnificent homeland. The men discover that even the strongest bond may be stronger than the beat of the drums or the crack of rifles and the cry for freedom. A warm December: Dr. Matt Younger and his daughter have arrived in London for a month long visit. They are there for dirt-bike racing competition and unexpectedly, the widowed Dr. Younger begins a new romance. His new love interest is the beautiful and playful Catherine who seems to enjoy eluding Dr. Younger as much as she enjoys eluding the mysterious men who are following her. Their romance develops gradually and Dr. Younger begins to understand what is going on with this charming woman and the complications she brings with her
Crazy Horse and Custer( Visual )

6 editions published between 1990 and 2004 in English and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Custer and Crazy Horse "are forced to form an alliance in their life or death struggle against the murderous Blackfoot tribe"--Container
Custer( Visual )

1 edition published in 2016 in English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Loosely based on Custer's life, the series follows then-Lieutenant Colonel George Armstrong Custer as he leads a team of misfit cavalrymen in post-Civil War America. His maverick ways are a source of consternation to his commanding officer, General Terry, yet Custer's unyielding dedication to his beliefs ultimately earns him Terry's respect
Compulsion by Richard Fleischer( Visual )

1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chicago, 1924. Two young men, one bossy and intimidating, the other sensitive and introverted, thought their superior intellect would enable them to pull off "The perfect crime." The result is a sensational case with defense attorney Jonathan Wilk putting capital punishment itself on trial
8 movies for the man cave( Visual )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Wild women: Five women from an Army stockade are chosen to help prepare for Mexican resistance in Texas
The wizard of Baghdad( Visual )

2 editions published between 1960 and 2012 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"An incompetent genie tries to straighten out things in old Baghdad by stopping a wicked sultan who tries to take over the throne and keep the prince and princess from assuming their rightful places"--Container
The wild West( Visual )

1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In Crazy Horse and Custer, two legendary enemies find themselves trapped together in deadly Blackfoot territory long before their confrontation at Little Big Horn. They must form an alliance in their struggle against the murderous Blackfoot tribe
Photo finish & a matter of state( Visual )

1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The catered affair by Richard Brooks( Visual )

1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Jane annonce à sa mère qu'elle se marie avec Ralph. Les parents de Jane étant peu fortunés, les amoureux souhaitent une cérémone modeste. Mais lorsque les parents de Ralph racontent le mariage fastueux organisé pour leur fille, la mère de Jane décide que le mariage de sa fille sera somptueux, même si il faut pour cela dépenser l'argent que son mari a mis des années à economiser." (Source : jaquette)
Gunman's walk by Phil Karlson( Visual )

in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lee Hackett, rancher brutal, à la limite de la violence, a deux fils qu'il essaie d'éduquer à son image. Il a pleinement réussi avec l'ainé d'entre eux, puisque ce dernier est accusé de meurtre. En revanche, le plus jeune prend le contrepied de son père, allant jusqu'à être attiré par la soeur de la victime. Pour Lee, les temps commencent à changer et les deux frères vont devoir s'opposer
Jenny : the tender gun ; The uneasy grave ; One, two, three( Visual )

1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jenny: Jenny Lake disappears after Paladin helps her get rid of a large sum of counterfeit money. The tender gun: Four gunmen take over a town, and the sheriff offers Paladin a fee if he will kill them in cold blood. The uneasy grave: Paladin helps a young woman find justice against a powerful man who murdered her fiancé. One, two, three: The man in black sets out to find out why three men are murdered in his search for a missing lottery winner
The Chinese Web( Visual )

1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Spider-Man brings the culprits to justice in this story of international intrigue
Bright victory( Visual )

2 editions published in 1951 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Daniel Webster( Visual )

1 edition published in 1965 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

A documentary profile of Daniel Webster. Dramatizes the Senate speech Daniel Webster delivered in support of Henry Clay's Compromise of 1850. Explores the conflicting currents on the American scene during the first half of the 19th century and evaluates the contributions of Daniel Webster to the preservation of the Union
 
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The Sidney Poitier collection
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Alternative Names
Robert F. Simon acteur américain

Robert F. Simon Amerikaans acteur (1908-1992)

Robert F. Simon amerikansk skådespelare

Robert F. Simon amerikansk skodespelar

Robert F. Simon amerikansk skuespiller

Robert F. Simon attore statunitense

Robert F. Simon pemeran laki-laki asal Amerika Serikat

Robert F. Simon US-amerikanischer Bühnenschauspieler

Simon, Robert F.

Роберт Ф. Саймон

رابرت اف سیمون

رابرت اف سیمون بازیگر آمریکایی

روبرت سيمون

ロバート・F・サイモン

Languages
English (43)

German (1)