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Robson, Mark 1913-1978

Overview
Works: 208 works in 604 publications in 4 languages and 9,196 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  History  Biography  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Fiction  Film and video adaptations 
Roles: Director, Actor, Producer, Author, Film editor, Author of screenplay, Performer, fme, Scenarist
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 1,262 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 )
22 editions published between 1957 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 925 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 )
25 editions published between 1954 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 687 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The masterful story of a war-weary World War II veteran who must leave his family to fight again
Cat people The curse of the cat people ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 592 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 )
17 editions published between 1967 and 2006 in English and Multiple languages and held by 542 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 )
36 editions published between 1965 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 531 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 459 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 437 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 )
21 editions published between 1974 and 2013 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 421 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 416 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 1943 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 409 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 ( Visual )
9 editions published between 1943 and 2005 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 305 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 245 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 234 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 by Mark Robson( Visual )
13 editions published between 1949 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 223 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
For black GI Peter Moss (James Edwards), the war never ends. Paralyzed from the waist down, he wages a battle against horrifying memories of the treacherous undergrowth of South Pacific jungle of Japanese snipers, and the virulent racism of his soldier comrades
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. Shadows in the dark, the Val Lewton legacy: Documentary about 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 by Mark Robson( Visual )
16 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 )
10 editions published between 1966 and 2009 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 112 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Lost command illustrates man's inhumanity to man ... for the sake of personal glory
The Val Lewton horror collection ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1995 and 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 )
4 editions published between 1954 and 2011 in English and held by 81 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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