WorldCat Identities

Robson, Mark 1913-1978

Overview
Works: 246 works in 748 publications in 4 languages and 9,508 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Horror films  War films  History  Action and adventure films  Documentary films  Zombie films  Sports films  Vampire films 
Roles: Director, Actor, Producer, Author, Film editor, Performer, Author of screenplay, fme, Scenarist, fmd, Creator
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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The inn of the sixth happiness by Mark Robson( Visual )

29 editions published between 1958 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 1,275 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on the true-life story of Gladys Aylward, an English missionary that led a group of homeless children through war-torn China in the 1930's
Peyton Place by Grace Metalious( Visual )

26 editions published between 1957 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 933 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Allison MacKenzie looks back on life in the New England town where she grew up around the time of Pearl Harbor. Beneath the town's placid god-fearing exterior lay any number of dark secrets
The bridges at Toko-ri( Visual )

27 editions published between 1954 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 716 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of a war-weary World War II veteran who must leave his family to fight again, this time in Korea
Cat people The curse of the cat people( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 604 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The curse of the cat people: A young girl creates an imaginary friend, based on a picture of her father's long-dead first wife
Valley of the dolls( Visual )

16 editions published between 1967 and 2006 in English and Multiple languages and held by 547 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Three girls come to New York City and later, Hollywood, to chase their dreams of stardom: there's Anne, the innocent secretary type who becomes an assistant to a large theatrical agent; Neely, an aspiring chorus girl with pluck who dreams of being a singer; and the beautiful blonde Jennifer, who longs to be a real actress, but is destined to be regarded as a sex object. Life has a lot to give them, but there are prices for fame and fortune-- addictions to pills, booze, drowned careers, crumbling fortunes, dizzying highs and incredible lows. The three girls go for broke, eaten alive by show business, sex, and drugs, in this trashy, campy exposé of the dark side of stardom
Von Ryan's Express by Mark Robson( Visual )

38 editions published between 1965 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 535 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

American combat pilot Col. Joseph Ryan is shot down over Nazi-controlled Italy and joins U.S. and English WWII troops in a prison camp during the summer of 1943. Given the insulting nickname "Von Ryan" because he initially seems more concerned with surviving than escaping, the colonel eventually leads Allied prisoners, as their new top ranking officer, in a daredevil race for freedom by commandeering an entire German freight train bound for Switzerland, with the Nazis in hot pursuit
Champion by Mark Robson( Visual )

26 editions published between 1949 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 457 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An unscrupulous boxer fights his way to the top, but eventually alienates all of the people who helped him on the way up. Midge, played by Kirk Douglas, is not the basic good guy corrupted by the sweet science and led astray by evil mangers and promoters, his arrogance and stubbornness make him at once a villain and a hero
I walked with a zombie by Jacques Tourneur( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 439 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

I walked with a zombie: A young Canadian nurse comes to the West Indies to care for the wife of a plantation manager, who suffers from a strange catatonic condition
Isle of the dead by Mark Robson( Visual )

19 editions published between 1943 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 434 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Isle of the dead: A group of strangers are all quarantined inside the same house after an outbreak of the plague
Earthquake by Mark Robson( Visual )

23 editions published between 1974 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 429 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When the most catastrophic earthquake of all time rips through Southern California, it levels Los Angeles and sends shock waves through the lives of all who live there
From the terrace by Mark Robson( Visual )

12 editions published between 1960 and 2010 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 414 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chronicles the life of a young man whose struggle for success threatens his personal happiness
The Leopard Man by Jacques Tourneur( Visual )

11 editions published between 1943 and 2005 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 314 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The ghost ship (69 min.): A young ship's officer begins to suspect that his captain may also be a murderer
The harder they fall by Budd Schulberg( Visual )

22 editions published between 1956 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 254 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Humphrey Bogart stars as a sportswriter who joins forces with a corrupt boxing promoter. Together, they scheme to deceive a clumsy, seven-foot giant into believing he has a shot at the heavyweight title
Von Ryan's Express L'express du Colonel Von Ryan( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 238 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ryan, an American POW, leads his fellow prisoners on a dangerous escape from the Germans in Italy. Having seemingly made errors of judgment, Ryan has to win the support of the mainly British soldiers he is commanding
Home of the brave( Visual )

13 editions published between 1949 and 2014 in English and held by 236 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on a play by Arthur Laurents, it recounts the story of a young black soldier who has suffered a nervous breakdown and developed psychosomatic paralysis. Crippled by rage and trauma, his condition was induced by experiences encountered during a reconnaissance mission combine with a lifetime of racial discrimination. He may be able to walk again, but only if he can overcome his anger and frustrations
The seventh victim Shadows in the dark : The Val Lewton legacy( Visual )

4 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 218 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The seventh victim: A young woman travels to New York City to search for her missing sister
The seventh victim by Mark Robson( Visual )

17 editions published between 1943 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 179 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The seventh victim (71 min.): Mary Gibson, a naive orphan, goes to Manhatten to find her missing sister Jacqueline. Her investigation leads her to Jacqueline's secret husband, and also to a strange cult of Diabolists who are also hunting Jacqueline
Lost command by Mark Robson( Visual )

11 editions published between 1966 and 2009 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 115 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After Lieutenant Colonel Pierre Raspeguy leads his defeated and humiliated French army out of Indochina, he learns that he's been relieved of all command. A French Countess finagles a new position for him in Algeria and he persuades two wartime buddies to join him in shaping up a rag-tag unit. Raspeguy is forced to confront an Arab terrorist and launches a bloody battle against Segal's rebel forces
The Val Lewton horror collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 96 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Val Lewton redefined the horror genre with low-budget, high box office films. Here are nine of his horror classics
Phffft!( Visual )

4 editions published between 1954 and 2011 in English and held by 79 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"When their marriage finally goes "Phffft!", Nina and Robert get a divorce - only to discover that, like it or not, some people are just meant to be together!"--Container
 
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Alternative Names
Mark Robson Canadees filmregisseur

Mark Robson director y productor de cine canadiense

Mark Robson film director, producer, and editor from Canada

Mark Robson kanadischer Filmregisseur und -produzent

Mark Robson regista e produttore cinematografico canadese

Robson, Mark

Робсон, Марк

مارک رابسون تدوینگر، تهیه‌کننده، و کارگردان کانادایی

マーク・ロブソン

麥克洛遜

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Cat people The curse of the cat peopleValley of the dollsLost commandThe Val Lewton horror collection