WorldCat Identities

Hill, Robert 1886-1966

Overview
Works: 103 works in 211 publications in 1 language and 1,105 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Action and adventure films  Fantasy films  Superhero films  Science fiction films  Silent films  Detective and mystery films  Horror films  Haunted house films 
Roles: Adapter, Director, Author of screenplay, Scenarist, Actor, Conceptor, Restager , Author
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Robert Hill
The cat and the canary by Paul Leni( Visual )

4 editions published between 1927 and 2014 in English and held by 193 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The potential heirs to a large fortune gather at their benefactor's mansion twenty years after his death, but the reading of his will is interrupted by a series of disturbing events
Flash Gordon's trip to Mars( Visual )

2 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 107 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

To save the earth from destruction by a giant ray lamp, Flash Gordon and friends travel to Mars, where they battle and eventually overcome their mortal enemy, Ming the Merciless. This early science fiction serial features flying Martians, spaceship battalions, clay people who ooze from cave walls, a light bridge, and other special effects
Tarzan the fearless by Robert Hill( Visual )

29 editions published between 1933 and 2013 in English and held by 106 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tarzan helps a young woman search for her father
Tarzan : [2 feature films]( Visual )

2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 66 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Gathers two Tarzan adventures featuring two different Tarzans
Shadow of Chinatown( Visual )

7 editions published between 1983 and 2013 in English and held by 61 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In San Francisco's Chinatown a mad scientist, Victor Poten, commandeers a gang of ruthless thugs and is in cahoots with the evil Sonya Rokoff, a stunning Eurasian beauty who instigates all sorts of heinous acts in her determination to ruin her competition, the merchants of Chinatown. Poten and Sonya are pitted against intrepid reporter, Joan Whiting and her stalwart hero, Martin Andrews, who faithfully rushes to rescue her when her aggressive and inquisitive nature lands her in hot water
Tarzan : the fearless, and the trappers( Visual )

2 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 34 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tarzan and the trappers: Tarzan must protect the wild animals being pursued by evil trappers. Their plan is to illegally capture them for sale to a zoo
Nobody waved goodbye : eVideo]( Visual )

4 editions published between 1964 and 2006 in English and held by 33 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

18-year-old Peter is a "problematic" youth who wants his independence and freedom, yet his quest for individuality isn't always in line with what his parents expect from him. His mother wants him to go to college and become a lawyer, while his father wants him to just sustain a middle-class lifestyle. Peter is involved with a girl named Julie whom he loves. They have a plan to save money and leave their hometown behind. In his desperation, Peter steals money and a car from the car lot where he works. Once Julie sees how Peter has turned their plan into a criminal act, she doesn't want any part of it. Furthermore, she is pregnant. The film ends with Peter leaving Julie on the side of the road, with neither of them waving goodbye.--Duana Fullwiley, 11-94
Flash Gordon's trip to Mars( Visual )

3 editions published between 1994 and 2000 in English and held by 31 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Life on earth is about to be destroyed! A mysterious beam of light, emanating from Mars, is sucking the nitrogen from the planet's atmosphere and only Flash Gordon can stop it
Flash Gordon by Sam Jones( Visual )

1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 31 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Disc 1: A mysterious planet comes hurtling through space and threatens to destroy the Earth. Flash Gordon blasts off to the planet Mongo with Dr. Hans Zarkov and Dale Arden, where he battles Ming the Merciless, Hawkmen, Lionmen, sacred Gockos, orangaphoids, melting rays, sky cities, rocket fleets, atom furnaces, and tournaments of death in order to rescue our world from impending doom. Disc 2 & 3: To save the earth from destruction by a giant ray lamp, Flash Gordon and friends travel to Mars, where they battle and eventually overcome their mortal enemy, Ming the Merciless. This early science fiction film features flying Martians, spaceship battalions, clay people who ooze from cave walls, a light bridge, and other special effects. Disc 4: The earth is dying! A rocket over the planet is dropping a purple dust into the atmosphere, causing instant death! Flash Gordon and his companions head back to Mongo, the source of the plague. Upon landing, Flash discovers that none other than their arch enemy, Ming the Merciless, is the madman behind the carnage. He also learns of Polarite--the antidote which can only be found in Frigia. Flash and his companions head for Frigia pursued by Ming's soldiers
East Side Kids( Visual )

5 editions published between 1995 and 2010 in English and held by 31 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pat O'Day, a cop working for the D.A.'s office, tries to persuade his childhood street pal Knuckles Dolan, imprisoned for murdering a policeman, to reveal who really committed the crime. Knuckles won't talk and O'Day is convinced his conviction will drive Dolan's brother Danny into a life of corruption. O'Day tries to instill positive values in Danny and his wayward friends but he's constantly foiled by the smooth talking Milton Mileway who succeeds in luring Danny and the Kids into his counterfeit money operation
Female on the beach( Visual )

3 editions published between 2006 and 2014 in English and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A lonely woman moves into a beach house and becomes involved with a beach boy with dubious motives
Tarzan : Tarzan the fearless, Tarzan and the trappers( Visual )

1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tarzan the fearless: Mary Brooks' father, who has been studying ancient tribes, falls into the hands of "the people of Zar, god of the Emerald Fingers." Tarzan helps Mary locate her father, rescues everyone from the High Priest of Zar, and takes Mary to his cave
The rogue's tavern( Visual )

3 editions published between 2003 and 2007 in English and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A detective and his fianceé arrive at a sinister inn to be married and find that other guests are being murdered---apparently bitten to death by a vicious animal
Confessions of an opium eater( Visual )

2 editions published between 2004 and 2012 in English and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set in San Francisco's Chinatown during the Tong wars of the 1800s, women are sold as slaves by an evil drug lord named Ling Tang. DeQuincey is hired to find a woman who has escaped the slave trade and bring her back. As he hides out in Chinatown he discovers the wonders of the opium trade and the drug's hallucinogenic effects. "Filled with absurd dialogue, Asian stereotypes and A-typical Zugsmith exploitation touches, the film is a classic of the early 60's sleaze genre."
The Deadly ray from Mars( Visual )

1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The earth is in great danger as a mysterious force is draining nitrogen from the earth's atmostphere. Flash Gordon, Dale Arden, and Dr. Zarkov fly a rocketship to Mars to avert impending disaster. There they discover that Ming the Merciless is behind the trouble
Dog eat dog!( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Things go wrong for a band of murderous thieves who escape to a Mediterranean island after their heist
Tarzan's revenge( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Tarzan The Fearless" : Legendary action star Buster Crabbe portrays the mighty Tarzan in this non-stop adventure. When Dr. Brooks, an anthropologist studying ancient tribes, is kidnapped by the fearsome Zar people, his beautiful daughter Mary must convince the Lord of the Apes to come to her aid and rescue her father from the bejeweled lost city. Starring Buster Crabbe and Julie Bishop. Co-starring E. Alyn Warren. Produced by Sol Lesser. Written by Walter Anthony, Basil Dickey and George H. Plympton. "Tarzan" created by Edgar Rice Burroughs. Directed by Robert F. Hill. Originally released as a motion picture in 1933
Classic Tarzan collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tarzan the fearless: Tarzan falls in love with Mary Brookes, whom he must rescue from the followers of the god Zar while eluding guides who are out to capture him dead or alive
She gods of Shark Reef( Visual )

4 editions published between 1958 and 2006 in English and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Filmed in Hawaii, this tale features an escaped prisoner and his brother who become shipwrecked on an island paradise. The land is filled with delectable native women who fill their time enacting strange rituals, and diving in the ocean for pearls. When one of the women is selected by her peers to be sacrificed to the sharks the good brother, who has fallen for her charms, rescues her and they escape to civilization. The convict brother stays behind and attempts to steal the pearls, instead becoming the designated sacrifice
Tarzan : king of the jungle( Visual )

1 edition published in 2016 in English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Follow Tarzan's adventures through twelve films originally produced between 1918 and 1958. These early Tarzan films star Buster Crabbe, Elmo Lincoln, Bruce Bennett, Gordon Scott, and Glenn Morris as Tarzan and Irish McCalla as Sheena: The new adventures of Tarzan ; Tarzan and the Green Goddess ; Tarzan's revenge ; Tarzan of the apes ; Tarzan and the trappers ; Tarzan the fearless ; Jungle siren ; Jungle man ; Forbidden jungle ; Nabonga Sheena queen of the jungle, forbidden cargo ; Sheena queen of the jungle, the rival queen
 
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Alternative Names
Hawkey, Rock 1886-1966

Hill, Bob 1886-1966

Hill, Robert F. 1886-1966

Hill, Robt. F 1886-1966

Hill, Robt. F (Robert F.), 1886-1966

Robert F. Hill Canadees filmregisseur (1886-1966)

Robert F. Hill Canadian film director and screenwriter

Robert F. Hill Film director, Screenwriter

Роберт Ф. Хилл

רוברט היל

رابرت ف. هیل

ロバート・F・ヒル

Languages
English (77)