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Robson, Mark 1913-1978

Overview
Works: 301 works in 819 publications in 7 languages and 10,089 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Horror films  War films  History  Action and adventure films  Zombie films  Documentary films  Sports films  Biography 
Roles: Director, Actor, Producer, Author, Film editor, Performer, fmd, Restager , Author of screenplay, Scenarist, fme, edm
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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The inn of the sixth happiness by Inc Twentieth Century-Fox Television( Visual )

27 editions published between 1958 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 1,239 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

22 editions published between 1957 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 907 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
Cat people : The curse of the cat people by Jacques Tourneur( Visual )

6 editions published between 1943 and 2016 in English and held by 800 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cat people: A woman fears that an ancient curse will be transform her into a panther if aroused to passion, anger, or jealousy
Von Ryan's Express by Mark Robson( Visual )

42 editions published between 1965 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 788 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

American combat pilot Col. Joseph Ryan (Sinatra) 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
The bridges at Toko-ri by Mark Robson( Visual )

31 editions published between 1954 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 732 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The masterful story of a war-weary World War II veteran who must leave his family to fight again
Valley of the dolls( Visual )

24 editions published between 1967 and 2016 in English and Multiple languages and held by 611 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
Champion by Mark Robson( Visual )

23 editions published between 1949 and 2013 in English and held by 458 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 )

3 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 453 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Robert Louis Stevenson's The body snatcher: A surgeon pays an unscrupulous body snatcher to deliver fresh cadavers to him
Earthquake by Mark Robson( Visual )

24 editions published between 1974 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 433 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 )

16 editions published between 1960 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 430 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chronicles the life of a young man whose struggle for success threatens his personal happiness
Isle of the dead by Mark Robson( Visual )

16 editions published between 1945 and 2007 in 4 languages and held by 406 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
The Leopard Man by Jacques Tourneur( Visual )

14 editions published between 1943 and 2016 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 369 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 )

23 editions published between 1956 and 2011 in 5 languages and held by 256 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
Home of the brave( Visual )

14 editions published between 1949 and 2014 in English and held by 239 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 combined 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 )

3 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 210 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Shadows in the dark, The Val Lewton legacy: A look at the life and career of Val Lewton, an American filmmaker best known for the 9 horror films he produced for RKO Pictures in the 1940s
The seventh victim( Visual )

2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 150 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
Valley of the dolls( Visual )

1 edition published in 2016 in English and held by 135 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
Lost command by Mark Robson( Visual )

12 editions published between 1966 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 120 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 97 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 )

5 editions published between 1954 and 2011 in English and Spanish and held by 76 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A radio writer and her lawyer husband break up and each finds someone else, causing them to realize they were better off before they were divorced
 
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Cat people : The curse of the cat peopleThe Val Lewton horror collection
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

מארק רובסון

مارک رابسون تدوینگر، تهیه‌کننده، و کارگردان کانادایی

롭슨, 마크 1913-1978

マーク・ロブソン

ロブソン, マーク

麥克·洛遜

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The bridges at Toko-riValley of the dollsLost commandThe Val Lewton horror collection