WorldCat Identities

Arthur, Robert 1909-1986

Overview
Works: 129 works in 268 publications in 5 languages and 7,144 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Comedy films  Film adaptations  War films  Romantic comedy films  History  Film noir  Gangster films  Parody films  Action and adventure films 
Roles: Producer, Author, Production personnel, Performer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about Robert Arthur
 
Most widely held works by Robert Arthur
Bud Abbott, Lou Costello meet Frankenstein by Charles Barton( Visual )

15 editions published between 1948 and 2015 in English and held by 977 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A comic horror film in which Abbott and Costello encounter Frankenstein's monster, Dracula and a mad scientist
The big heat by Fritz Lang( Visual )

25 editions published between 1953 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 920 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A former policeman sacrifices everything to take down a mobster and his henchman after his wife is killed
Shenandoah by Andrew V McLaglen( Visual )

9 editions published between 1965 and 2013 in English and held by 845 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Histoire dramatique d'un homme aux prises avec un dilemne. James Stewart tient le rôle d'un fermier de la Virginie durant la guerre civile aux États-Unis. Il refuse de prendre parti pour la Confédération car il est opposé à l'esclavage et, il ne veut pas supporter l'Union car il est contre la guerre. Il doit reviser ses positions lorsque son fils est enlevé. C'est l'histoire d'une famille de virginiens plongée dans la tourmente de la guerre de Sécession
Sweet Charity by Bob Fosse( Visual )

11 editions published between 1968 and 2013 in English and held by 706 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Charity Hope Valentine dreams of old-fashioned romance but gives her heart to one undeserving man after another
Father Goose( Visual )

8 editions published between 1964 and 2013 in English and held by 401 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A man living in isolation on an island during WWII deals with a school teacher and her group of students that invade his private paradise
Come September by Robert Mulligan( Visual )

8 editions published between 1961 and 2016 in English and held by 394 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A successful New York businessman visits his Italian villa to relax and to romance his Italian girlfriend. After arriving unannounced, he finds out that, during his absence, the luxurious home has become a hotel
Hellfighters by Andrew V McLaglen( Visual )

3 editions published between 1999 and 2016 in English and held by 352 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chance Buckman is a Texan who tames out-of-control oil well infernos in exotic locations around the world. Between blazes, Chance carries the burden for Madelyn, the wife who left him 20 years earlier because of his dangerous lifestyle
Man of a thousand faces( Visual )

6 editions published between 1957 and 2013 in English and held by 255 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The classic story of the silent film star Lon Chaney, recreating many of his famous roles, including Quasimodo of Notre Dame and the phantom from the original Phantom of the Opera
Captain Newman, M.D.( Visual )

7 editions published between 2008 and 2011 in English and Spanish and held by 215 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A realistic look at life and love inside a stateside military hospital's psychiatric ward during World War II
The three investigators in The mystery of the fiery eye by Robert Arthur( Book )

8 editions published between 1967 and 1995 in English and held by 203 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Three junior detectives solve a mystery involving a collection of antique busts, a legacy, a strange letter, and a red ruby
Rock Hudson( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 125 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The spiral road: When an opportunistic physician (Rock Hudson) travels to the jungles of Java, a shocking meeting with a black magic witch doctor forces him to re-evaluate his selfish past
Operation Petticoat by Blake Edwards( Visual )

6 editions published between 1980 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 124 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The skipper of a World War II submarine rescues five stranded Army nurses and puts into port for repairs, where he must scrounge and scavenge parts and supplies needed to put the sub back into action, but a Japanese air raid forces them prematurely out to sea, although their sub has been painted bright pink
The long gray line( Visual )

5 editions published between 1954 and 2011 in English and Italian and held by 122 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on the true story of Marty Maher, a humble Irish immigrant who rose through the ranks to become one of West Point's most beloved instructors. Newly arrived in America, Maher's first job was as a waiter at West Point. Clumsy and boisterous, he quickly broke so much of the military academy's china that he was forced to join the Army to repay his debts. But once in, the rough-and-ready Dubliner served his adopted nation with rare dedication, establishing himself as an inspirational coach at West Point. Spanning 50 years and two world wars, the film shows Maher at his best, molding and motivating the young men who would become America's heroes and presidents
Pirates of the golden age movie collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 110 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Get ready for the adventure of a lifetime with these four swashbuckling films
John Wayne( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 105 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hellfighters: A demolition specialist battles a perilous oil-well fire and hopes to reunite with his daughter and the wife who left him 20 years ago
The mystery of the talking skull by Robert Arthur( Book )

7 editions published between 1969 and 2001 in English and held by 77 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An old trunk involves the three investigators with dangerous criminals seeking a cache of stolen money
Starlift( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 75 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Red-white-and-blue fun abounds as Doris Day, Gordon MacRae, James Cagney, Gary Cooper, Virginia Mayo, Jane Wyman, Randolph Scott and others perform for - or just shoot the breeze with - starstruck flyboys in uniform
Francis the talking mule : complete collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 66 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Francis the talking mule: GI Peter Sterling, who appears to be bucking for a Section Eight, keeps insisting that Francis, a cantankerous Army mule, has the power of speech. It turns out that Francis not only can talk but is also a superb military strategist. With Francis' help, Sterling breaks up a Nazi spy ring and becomes a hero. Francis goes to the races: The loquacious equine and his plucky pal Peter get a job working on a horse-breeder's ranch and end up saving it from financial ruin when Francis, who has the inside track with the racehorses, provides Peter with names of the winners before the races are run. Francis goes to West Point: Peter Sterling, with the garrulous Francis' help, prevents the destruction of an atomic energy plant. As a reward, Peter is given a scholarship to West Point, where he quickly distinguishes himself as the military academy's biggest foul-up. Peter's future as an officer and a gentleman is saved by the timely arrival of Francis, who functions as the West Point football team's mascot. Francis covers the big town: former Army officer Peter Stirling becomes a reporter for a big city newspaper. His greatest source of news tips is his talking mule Francis, who has become friendly with all the police horses. Francis joins the WACS: A clerical mishap places ex-GI Peter back into service, where he is assigned to a WAC unit. Francis in the Navy: Army lieutenant Peter Sterling heads to a Navy base when it looks like his old pal Francis is about to be auctioned off as surplus. In short order, in a case of mistaken identity, both Sterling and Francis are sent off to sea. Francis in the haunted house: David meets Francis, he gets mixed up with crooks robbing a castle. Although David has informed the police, they suspect him of the robbery and the crooks what to do him in
Bud Abbott, Lou Costello meet the killer, Boris Karloff( Visual )

1 edition published in 1994 in English and held by 64 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The scene is a swank hotel where a prominent lawyer is murdered. Bud Abbott is Casey, the house detective, and Lou Costello is Freddie, the bellhop. Although there are plenty of suspicious characters about, the murder is pinned on Freddie, who sets out to catch the real killer and clear himself in this slick murder-mystery spoof
The adventures of Francis the talking mule : 4 movies( Visual )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 58 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of Francis the Talking Mule movies, including Francis the Talking Mule; Francis Goes to the Races; Francis Goes to West Point; and Francis Covers the Big Town
 
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Bud Abbott, Lou Costello meet Frankenstein
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Feder, Robert Arthur 1909-1986

Robert Arthur Amerikaans scenarioschrijver (1909-1986)

Robert Arthur sceneggiatore e produttore statunitense

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The big heatCome SeptemberThe three investigators in The mystery of the fiery eyeThe long gray lineThe mystery of the talking skullStarlift