Most widely held works about Rob Marshall
Most widely held works by Rob Marshall
Chicago ( Visual )
17 editions published between 2002 and 2008 in English and held by 2,654 libraries worldwide
At a time when crimes of passion result in celebrity headlines, nightclub sensation Velma Kelly and spotlight-seeking Roxie Hart both find themselves on Chicago's famed Murderess Row. They also share Billy Flynn, the town's slickest lawyer with a talent for turning notorious defendants into local legends.
Memoirs of a geisha ( Visual )
10 editions published between 2005 and 2007 in English and Spanish and held by 2,167 libraries worldwide
In 1929, a poor fisherman sells his 9-year-old daughter to a geisha house in Kyoto. Chiyo will be an unpaid servant until it is determined if she is beautiful enough for apprenticeship, and the house's clientèle. Run by Mother, the ruling geisha is Hatsumomo, and little Pumpkin her only friend. Trained under strict discipline for a lifetime of entertaining and flattering wealthy men, Sayuri grows up lovely, accomplished, and the target of jealous rivals. Love is no part of this cloistered world, although geisha lore hints that even if they fall in love with clients--the operative word is client, and that love is never free.
Nine ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 1,302 libraries worldwide
Arrogant, self-centered movie director Guido Contini finds himself struggling to find meaning, purpose, and a script for his latest film endeavor. Ten days away from the start of principal filming of his latest movie--ambitiously titled "Italia"--he has no idea for the movie at all. Escaping all the pressure at a seaside resort, he thinks about the women who have shaped his life: Mamma, judgmental but affectionate; Luisa, cherished yet under appreciated wife; Claudia, actress/muse of the picture; Carla, his flashy, passionate mistress; longtime costumer Lilli; bubbly American journalist Stephanie, and Saraghina, the salacious, witchy temptress of his childhood memories.
Annie ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1999 and 2002 in English and held by 782 libraries worldwide
Made-for-television film of the stage play, which tells the story of the comic strip character Little Orphan Annie, who is adopted by billionaire "Daddy" Warbucks.
Annie ( Visual )
10 editions published between 1999 and 2005 in 3 languages and held by 492 libraries worldwide
"For a young girl living a 'hard-knock life' in a children's orphanage, things may seem pretty bad -- especially at Christmas. But feisty Annie carries a song in her heart and hope in her locket -- the only thing she has from her parents. One day, fed up with the dastardly Miss Hannigan, Annie escapes the run-down orphanage determined to find her mom and dad. Her adventure takes her from the cold, mean streets of New York to the warm, comforting arms of bighearted billionaire Oliver Warbucks -- with plenty of mischief and music in between." -- Container.
Chicago : [the movie and lyrics by Bill Condon ( Book )
1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 434 libraries worldwide
Hollywood singing and dancing a musical history ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 431 libraries worldwide
Host Shirley Jones presents a series of highlight moments from various Hollywood musicals. Beginning in the earliest days of the genre, the viewer is taken through a history of the musical film to contemporary releases such as "Chicago" and "Dreamgirls". Clips of the films are accompanied by current and archival interviews with crew and cast members, who provide anecdotes and other production details.
Victor/Victoria ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2000 and 2003 in English and held by 242 libraries worldwide
A poverty-stricken singer in Depression-era Paris becomes convinced that the only way she can earn a living on the nightclub circuit is to masquerade as a man who impersonates women. Then she meets the man of her dreams.
Tony Bennett an American classic by Tony Bennett ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 212 libraries worldwide
A variety show re-creating the seminal venues of Tony Bennett's career.
Chicago ( Visual )
66 editions published between 1985 and 2010 in 9 languages and held by 178 libraries worldwide
At a time when crimes of passion result in celebrity headlines, nightclub sensation Velma Kelly (Zeta-Jones) and spotlight-seeking Roxie Hart (Zellweger) both find themselves on Chicago's famed Murderess Row. They also share Billy Flynn (Gere), the town's slickest lawyer with a talent for turning notorious defendants into local legends.
Memoirs of a geisha ( Visual )
20 editions published between 2005 and 2007 in 5 languages and held by 119 libraries worldwide
The story begins in the years before World War II when a penniless Japanese child is torn from her family to work as a maid in a geisha house. Despite a treacherous rival who nearly breaks her spirit, the girl blossoms into the legendary geisha, Sayuri. Beautiful and accomplished, Sayuri captivates the most powerful men of her day, but is haunted by her secret love for the one man who is out of her reach.
Hope the archbishop : a portrait by Rob Marshall ( Book )
4 editions published between 2001 and 2004 in English and held by 80 libraries worldwide
Chicago : the illustrated story and lyrics by Rob Marshall ( Book )
1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 46 libraries worldwide
Never the same again : a journey through women's ordination with the bishop of London by Rob Marshall ( Book )
2 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 31 libraries worldwide
Pilgrim in the Holy Land : a journey with Dame Thora Hird by Rob Marshall ( Book )
2 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 30 libraries worldwide
Chicago by John Kander ( Visual )
6 editions published between 2002 and 2006 in English and held by 29 libraries worldwide
Murderesses Velma Kelly (who blanked out and killed her cheating husband) and Roxie Hart (who killed her boyfriend in a jealous rage) strive for fame at any cost including scandal and lies in 1920s Chicago.
Nine ( Visual )
8 editions published in 2010 in 4 languages and held by 29 libraries worldwide
With only a week left before shooting begins on the filming of his latest movie, world famous film director Guido Contini is desperately searching for a way to overcome his creative block. Escaping to a seaside resort, he attempts to restore the equilibrium to his personal and professional existence by drawing inspiration from the women in his life.
The transfiguration of Jesus by Rob Marshall ( Book )
1 edition published in 1994 in English and held by 21 libraries worldwide
Bahia Africa in the Americas ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 20 libraries worldwide
Documentary on the elements of African culture which are powerfully expressed in the food, art, dance, and most importantly, the Candomblé (Umbanda) religion of the Afro-Brazilian majority of the state of Bahía.
A guide to eclectus parrots as pet and aviary birds by Rob Marshall ( Book )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 19 libraries worldwide
Billionaires Chicago (Motion picture : 2002) Criminals Documentary films Drama Feature films Feature films Female offenders Fiction films Fiction television programs Film adaptations Films for the hearing impaired Geishas Historical films History Illinois--Chicago Italy Japan Japan--Kyoto Lawyers Legal drama Little Orphan Annie (Comic strip) Little Orphan Annie (Fictitious character) Made-for-TV movies Man-woman relationships Mentoring Middle-aged men Midlife crisis Motion picture industry Motion picture producers and directors Motion pictures Musical films Musical films Musicals Musical settings New York (State)--New York Nonfiction films Orphanages Orphans Romance films Showgirls Social skills--Study and teaching Television adaptations Television adaptations Television musicals United States Video recordings--for the hearing impaired Women--Conduct of life Women murderers Young women
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