WorldCat Identities

Sterling, Robert 1917-2006

Overview
Works: 256 works in 379 publications in 1 language and 4,906 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Musical films  Film adaptations  Western films  Science fiction films  Fantasy films  Action and adventure films  Romance films  Musicals  Science fiction television programs 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Author, Film editor, Arranger, Originator, Costume designer, Interviewee
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Robert Sterling
Show boat by Jerome Kern( Visual )

21 editions published between 1951 and 2015 in English and held by 1,863 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Musical extravaganza which celebrates the loves and heartbreaks of a Mississippi riverboat troupe, starting with a young girl whose heart is stolen by a dashing gambler
20 great westerns : heroes & bandits( Visual )

4 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 435 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Contains some of the greatest western films and legendary stars of the 20th Century
The twilight zone by Rod Serling( Visual )

3 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and held by 316 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The fourth season of this classic groundbreaking series saw the beginning of one-hour episodes. This allowed for more elaborate and detailed stories which plunged viewers even further into the twilight zone
Return to Peyton Place( Visual )

4 editions published between 1991 and 2005 in English and held by 248 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This engaging follow-up to Grace Metalious' best-seller is a study in big-time ambition and small-town narrow-mindedness."--Container
Show boat : original motion picture soundtrack by Jerome Kern( Recording )

1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 213 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

From the immortal musical play by Jerome Kern, Oscar Hammerstein II
Irwin Allen's Voyage to the bottom of the sea( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 153 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A routine scientific expedition to the North Pole turns into a race to save all mankind when a radiation belt in space causes a fiery inferno on Earth. The crew of atomic submarine Seaview battle saboteurs, giant-sea creatures, and enemy submarines
The sundowners by Fred Zinnemann( Visual )

24 editions published between 1950 and 2012 in English and held by 112 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Robert Preston and Robert Sterling star in the tale of two brothers pitted against one another while on opposite sides of the law. In the middle of it all is the innocent son of Preston's character who is being harassed by Sterling"--Yahoo Movies
Topper( Visual )

8 editions published between 1984 and 2004 in English and held by 107 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Banker Cosmo Topper and his wife live quiet lives until two of Topper's stockholders, the Kirbys, drive off the road and suddenly find they've become ghosts! Their first mission is to move in with the Toppers and loosen them up, making the Topper household anything but quiet
The great American western( Visual )

2 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in English and held by 82 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bushwackers: Scared by the death and destruction of the Civil War, a former soldier takes a vow of non-violence. On his way back to Missouri, he passes through a town controlled by a tyrannical land tycoon. He witnesses the murder of the local newspaper columnist for printing unfavorable articles about the landowner. The ex-soldier breaks his vow of passivity and sets out to take down the villainous land baron
Johnny Eager by Mervyn LeRoy( Visual )

2 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and held by 82 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Johnny, a paroled gangster pretending to be reformed, seduces the district attorney's daughter for revenge before actually falling in love with her
Somewhere I'll find you by Wesley Ruggles( Visual )

3 editions published between 1942 and 2009 in English and held by 68 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An impassioned reporter and his brother head to Indochina at the onset of World War II to search for the woman they love
Greatest classic films collection by Betty Hutton( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 65 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Seven Brides for Seven Brothers: Adam is the eldest of seven brothers who goes to town to get a wife. He convinces Milly to marry him that same day. They return to his backwoods home where she discovers he has six brothers - all living in his cabin. Milly sets out to reform the uncouth siblings, who are anxious to get wives of their own. Adam reads about the Roman capture of the Sabine women and develops an inspired solution to his brothers' loneliness
The Flight of penguins( Visual )

1 edition published in 1986 in English and held by 64 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Shows penguin colonies of the Antarctic in their continuous struggle to survive in a hostile environment
The book of doppelgängers : featuring stories from famous authors of the weird ...( Book )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 56 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fantastic voyage by Richard Fleischer( Visual )

3 editions published between 1961 and 2010 in English and held by 44 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A routine scientific expedition to the North Pole turns into a race to save all mankind when a radiation belt in space causes a fiery inferno on Earth. The crew of atomic submarine Seaview battle saboteurs, giant-sea creatures, and enemy submarines
The Twilight zone( Visual )

1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 43 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nightmare as a child: A school teacher who has repressed the memory of her mother's murder encounters a strange little girl intent on making her recall the murderer's identity. Person or persons unknown: David Gurney wakes up to find himself in a nightmare: no one knows him and all evidence of his identity has disappeared. Printer's devil: A newspaper editor is on the brink of suicide as his paper is being driven out of business when the devious Mr. Smith presents an unusual deal guaranteed to boost circulation
The adventures of Topper( Visual )

2 editions published between 2003 and 2005 in English and held by 42 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two high living young people (Marion and George) are killed by an avalanche while skiing. Their house is purchased by a conservative, non-assertive middle-aged man (Topper) and his forceful wife. The young couple returns to their home to live as ghosts and only the man of the house can see and talk with them, causing misunderstandings and comedic situations
Greatest classic films collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 33 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Show boat: When Julie La Verne and her husband Steve Baker are forced to leave the showboat Cotton Blossom, they are replaced by the Captain's daughter, Magnolia, and Gaylord Revenal, a notorious gambler. Magnolia and Ravenal fall in love, marry, leave the boat and move to Chicago. They live off Ravenal's earnings from gambling. After they go broke, Gaylord feels guilty and leaves Magnolia, not knowing she is pregnant. Annie get your gun: Annie Oakley is an incredible shot who meets Frank Butler. Frank is the star sharpshoot in 'Colonel Buffalo Bill's Show.' He finds himself falling for Annie, but feels that she is not marriage material. In the end, they both discover that love is wonderful
The adventures of Topper( Visual )

3 editions published between 2004 and 2006 in English and held by 33 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On a skiing vacation in Europe, Gerge and Marion Kerby were tapped in an avalanche along with their would-be rescuer, a St. Bernard named Neil. All three died, only to return to the United States to haunt their former home, now occupied by a grumpy and uptight banker named Cosmo Topper. Only Topper could hear and see the friendly ghosts who would try to help him loosen up and enjoy life, but more often all they did was complicate it!
Vengeance Valley by Luke Short( Visual )

2 editions published between 2004 and 2005 in English and held by 32 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Vengeance Valley: a ranch foreman (Lancaster) is continually battling his wayward brother in this melodramatic story on the western range. The Sundowners: Robert Preston and Robert Sterling star in the story of two brothers pitted against one another while on opposite sides of the law
 
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Alternative Names
Hart, William John 1917-2006

Hart, William Sterling 1917-2006

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Robert Sterling Amerikaans acteur (1917-2006)

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Sterling Hart, William 1917-2006

Sterling, Rod

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Greatest classic films collectionThe book of doppelgängers : featuring stories from famous authors of the weird ...Fantastic voyageGreatest classic films collection