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Shaw, Robert 1927-1978

Works: 256 works in 1,226 publications in 12 languages and 24,734 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Action and adventure films  Historical films  Spy films  Comedy films  Gangster films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  History  Fiction 
Roles: Actor, Author, Performer, Editor, Translator, Scenarist, Other
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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A man for all seasons by Fred Zinnemann( visu )
39 editions published between 1966 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 3,296 libraries worldwide
Sir Thomas More, Chancellor of England, has an unquestioning faith. As a devout Catholic, More refuses to support King Henry VIII's divorce from Catherine of Aragon. In quest of a son, Henry wants to marry his mistress, Anne Boleyn. When the petulant king breaks with Rome and the Pope, More resigns his chancellorship in protest. Unsure in his new position as head of the Church of England, the king is unnerved by More's continued refusal to acknowledge his suzerainty. For his stubborn convictions, More ends up imprisoned in the Tower of London. For holding devotion to God and the Church dearer than his loyalty to the King, More dies
The sting by George Roy Hill( visu )
141 editions published between 1973 and 2015 in 8 languages and held by 3,187 libraries worldwide
Set in 1930's Chicago, this story deals with two con men who seek revenge on a big-time gangster who was responsible for the murder of their friend
Ian Fleming's From Russia with love by Terence Young( visu )
126 editions published between 1963 and 2015 in 7 languages and held by 2,117 libraries worldwide
A beautiful Russian girl is used as part of an international conspiracy to kill James Bond, Agent 007. The adventure leads him through Istanbul aboard the Orient Express
The man in the glass booth : a play by Robert Shaw( Book )
26 editions published between 1967 and 1975 in 3 languages and held by 1,644 libraries worldwide
Millionaire Jewish entrepreneur Arthur Goldman rules a financial empire from his Manhattan penthouse. He is given to passionate and capricious ravings on a variety of subjects. His growing paranoia, dismissed by those close to him, is confirmed when he is kidnapped by Israeli agents and brought to trial in Israel for crimes against humanity. Is he Arthur Goldman or is he Adolph Dorf, former SS colonel who headed a Nazi concentration camp? As the trial progresses, the question becomes more confusing
Battle of the Bulge by Ethel Snowden( visu )
26 editions published between 1965 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 1,145 libraries worldwide
In December of 1944 the defeat of Nazi Germany seemed imminent after five tragic years of war. But suddenly, the Allies were faced with a ferocious surprise attack by the Germans on the Belgian front. With deadly new tanks, fresh troops and a cunning commander, the Third Reich was about to make one last vicious assault that could easily turn the tide of World War II and perhaps history. In this last encounter, there were over 700 fighting men, 52 Tiger tanks and enough authentic guns and weapons to equip a real army
The taking of Pelham 1 2 3 by Joseph Sargent( visu )
39 editions published between 1974 and 2016 in 7 languages and held by 731 libraries worldwide
A gang of armed men hijack a New York City subway train and threaten to kill one hostage per minute unless their demands are met
Robin and Marian by Richard Lester( visu )
33 editions published between 1976 and 2012 in 6 languages and held by 671 libraries worldwide
The legend of Robin Hood continues when Robin and Little John return from the Crusades under the command of King Richard the Lionheart. But when Richard is accidently slain, the mad King John assumes the throne and Robin regroups the members of his old Sherwood Forest band
The deep by Baltasar Kormákur( visu )
34 editions published between 1977 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 607 libraries worldwide
Nick Nolte and Jacqueline Bisset star as a vacationing American couple who quickly find themselves involved in a modern-day pirate tale, complete with sunken treasure and sadistic voodoo terror
The man in the glass booth ( visu )
5 editions published between 1974 and 2003 in English and held by 603 libraries worldwide
A successful Jewish industrialist in New York is accused of actually being a former Nazi SS officer and brought to trial in Israel as a war criminal
Force 10 from Navarone by Guy Hamilton( visu )
28 editions published between 1978 and 2014 in English and Spanish and held by 582 libraries worldwide
In the darkest days of World War II, Hitler's armies are storming through Europe, annihilating all opposition in their path. But U.S. Colonel Barnsby plots to strike a crippling blow upon the brutal Nazi forces. To succeed, he'll need the help of the most skilled and lethal soldiers in the world: the Force 10 squad. They are fresh from their triumphant mission at Navarone. But when the team's plan goes awry in a firestorm of blistering battles, Barnsby and the squad's hard-driving Major Mallory are forced to devise a new and even more dangerous scheme to attack the Nazi war machine
The flag by Robert Shaw( Book )
16 editions published between 1965 and 1968 in English and held by 476 libraries worldwide
Black Sunday by Thomas Harris( visu )
21 editions published between 1976 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 416 libraries worldwide
A Black September terrorist group attempts to blow up a Goodyear blimp hovering over the Super Bowl stadium with 80,000 people and the President of the United States in attendance
The hiding place by Robert Shaw( Book )
20 editions published between 1959 and 1969 in English and Undetermined and held by 344 libraries worldwide
Two British airmen are kept as prisoners in a cellar in Bonn for seven years by a gentle German psychopath, before they discover that the World War is over
A card from Morocco by Robert Shaw( Book )
7 editions published in 1969 in English and Undetermined and held by 292 libraries worldwide
Custer of the west by Robert Siodmak( visu )
9 editions published between 1968 and 2007 in English and held by 205 libraries worldwide
The story of the legendary General Custer, from his service in the Civil War to his command of the 7th Cavalry in the West
The sun doctor, a novel by Robert Shaw( Book )
18 editions published between 1961 and 1973 in 3 languages and held by 186 libraries worldwide
Hamlet at Elsinore ( visu )
8 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 182 libraries worldwide
The historic production of Hamlet filmed on location at Elsinore, Denmark, the actual location where the play is set. The only production of Shakespeare's masterpiece ever filmed at Elsinore. This truly unique and thrilling production has not been seen in North America since its original premiere in 1964 on NET, the precursor to PBS
Cato Street by Robert Shaw( Book )
7 editions published in 1972 in English and held by 164 libraries worldwide
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Robert Shaw acteur britannique
Robert Shaw aktor amerykański
Robert Shaw attore britannico
Robert Shaw brit színész
Robert Shaw britischer Schauspieler
Robert Shaw britisk skribent og skodespelar
Robert Shaw britisk skribent og skuespiller
Robert Shaw Brits acteur
Robert Shaw brittisk författare och skådespelare
Shaw, Robert 1927-
Shaw, Robert 1927-1978
Роберт Шоу
Робърт Шоу
Шоу, Роберт
רוברט שו שחקן
رابرت شاو بازیگر و نویسنده بریتانیایی
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English (455)
Spanish (58)
French (32)
German (24)
Multiple languages (8)
Italian (5)
Polish (2)
Chinese (1)
Danish (1)
Japanese (1)
Portuguese (1)
Arabic (1)
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