WorldCat Identities

Allen, Robert 1906-1998

Overview
Works: 27 works in 37 publications in 1 language and 364 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Parodies, imitations, etc  Film and video adaptations  Personal narratives  History  Film serials  Film adaptations  Western swing (Music)  Action and adventure films 
Roles: Actor, Composer, Performer
Classifications: M1500.K47, 782.14
Publication Timeline
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posthumous Publications by Robert Allen, published posthumously.
Most widely held works by Robert Allen
Crime and punishment ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1993 and 2009 in English and held by 132 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Believing he can commit the perfect crime, a man robs and murders an elderly pawnbroker. He soon finds himself engaged in a battle of wits with a policeman determined to wring a confession out of him
Boris Karloff icons of horror collection ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 73 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Before I hang: "In the third of his 'mad doctor' chillers, Karloff is Dr. Garth, a scientist who has perfected a serum to prevent aging and death-- which does not come in handy when he's wrongfully arrested for murder and sentenced to life imprisonment! To make matters worse, it also turns him into an unwilling killer!"--Container
Perils of Pauline ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1983 and 2005 in English and held by 45 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Twelve episodes of a matinee serial with all the elements of the classic cliffhanging serial: snakes, explosions, kidnappings, collapsing buildings, bizarre native rituals, mysterious treasure hunts, non-stop excitement and a grand sense of fun. Includes ambitious spectacle, cleverly-plotted intrigue and edge-of-the seat cliffhanging suspense. Not rated
The black room the man they could not hang ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 43 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The man they could not hang: In the first of his celebrated "Mad Doctor" series, Karloff is Dr. Savaard, a scientist who has perfected a device to revive the dead, which comes in handy when he's wrongfully arrested for murder and hanged. Resuscitated by his loyal assistant, he now heads out to seek vengeance on those who condemned him and his remarkable discovery
Raiders of the living dead ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Zombie hunters on a frightening quest for undead beings
The Black room ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1935 and 2011 in English and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Murder and betrayal have darkened the once noble house of Berghman. Count Gregor is a degenerate killer who lures innocent victims into the castle's chamber of horrors. According to prophecy, Gregor is to be murdered by his brother. When his brother is summoned to the castle, they become locked in a terrifying struggle to the death
Jean Arthur drama collection ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Whirlpool: "Buck Rankin, the owner of a disreputable traveling carnival, is sentenced to prison for twenty years on a manslaughter charge. Not wanting his wife to waste her life waiting for him, he forges a note from the warden to her, claiming he died in an escape attempt. Upon his release years later, Rankin reinvents himself as a nightclub owner but his past life comes back to haunt him"--Container
Party wire ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"When Matthew Putnam, heir to the Putnam Dairy fortune, returns to his hometown to attend to family business, the local women take a special interest in his bachelor status. Once it becomes apparent that he is only interested in Marge Oliver ... , jealousy gives away to gossip"--Set container
In case of nuclear war ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A compilation of short films on the atom bomb and hydrogen bomb, originally produced primarily in the 1950s
Little you cared by Hal Burns ( Recording )
2 editions published in 1947 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Media and society ( Recording )
1 edition published in 1985 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
In 1938, E.B. White predicted that television would be a major test of the modern world. "We shall discover," wrote White, "either a new and unbearable disturbance of the general peace or a saving radiance in the sky." What's belief about television? Are American broadcasters today socially responsible? Part 2 discusses the future of movies
Winter carnival ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1939 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
A former Winter Carnival queen, now a jetsetting divorcée, returns to Dartmouth College during the 1939 Winter Carnival and attempts to prevent her younger undergraduate sister from making the same mistakes that she did
Meet the girls ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1938 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
City of chance ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1940 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Up the river ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1938 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Winner take all ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1939 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
The black room Horror en el cuarto negro ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Unos hermanos gemelos se deben enfrentar a una antigua maldición que domina sus vidas, por la que uno deberá matar al otro al cumplir la mayoría de edad. Pero al enamorarse ambos de una misma mujer, el destino jugará sus cartas de manera trágica (The black room)
Show boat by Jerome Kern ( Recording )
1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Show Boat: Musical Comedy in Two Acts. Book: Oscar Hammerstein
 
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Alternative Names
Allen, Bob 1906-1998
Allen, Robert 1906-1998 Tex
Allen, Robert Tex 1906-1998
Allen, Tex 1906-1998
Baehr, I. E. Theodore, 1906-1998
Baehr, Irving Theodore 1906-1998
Baehr, Ted 1906-1998
Languages
English (37)
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