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Robards, Jason

Works: 651 works in 1,809 publications in 9 languages and 51,658 library holdings
Genres: Drama  History  Biography  Film adaptations  Military history  Historical films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Juvenile works  Fiction  Documentary television programs 
Roles: Actor, Narrator, Performer, Producer, Speaker, Costume designer, Interviewee, Artist, Singer, Recipient, Commentator, Other
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Publications about Jason Robards
Publications by Jason Robards
Publications by Jason Robards, published posthumously.
Most widely held works by Jason Robards
Philadelphia by Jonathan Demme( visu )
55 editions published between 1992 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 3,379 libraries worldwide
Powerful story of two lawyers who join together to sue a prestigious Philadelphia law firm when the firm fires one of them because he has AIDS
All the President's men by Alan J Pakula( visu )
31 editions published between 1976 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 3,307 libraries worldwide
True story of the Watergate break-in that led to the political scandal of the decade
The Civil War by Ken Burns( visu )
13 editions published between 1990 and 2011 in English and held by 3,160 libraries worldwide
Ken Burns' Emmy Award-winning documentary brings to life America's most destructive and defining conflict. The Civil War is the saga of celebrated generals and ordinary soldiers, a heroic and transcendent president and a country that had to divide itself in two in order to become one
Once upon a time in the West by Sergio Leone( visu )
56 editions published between 1959 and 2011 in 5 languages and held by 2,257 libraries worldwide
A man preparing to welcome his new wife to his home is killed, along with his entire family
Tora! Tora! Tora! by Richard Fleischer( visu )
30 editions published between 1970 and 2012 in English and German and held by 2,027 libraries worldwide
A dramatization which chronicles the bombing of Pearl Harbor from both the Japanese and American points of view
Magnolia by Paul Thomas Anderson( visu )
30 editions published between 1999 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 1,730 libraries worldwide
"A mosaic of American life woven through a series of comic and poignant vignettes. Through a collusion of coincidence, chance, human action, shared media, past history and divine intervention, nine people will weave and warp through each other's lives on a day that builds to an unforgettable climax."--Container
Long day's journey into night by Sidney Lumet( visu )
30 editions published between 1961 and 2010 in English and held by 1,621 libraries worldwide
Author Eugene O'Neill gives an autobiographical account of his explosive homelife. Fused by a drug-addicted mother, a father who wallows in drink after realizing he is no longer a famous actor and an older brother who is emotionally unstable and misfit, the family is reflected by their youngest son, who at 23 is a sensitive and aspiring writer
Empire of the air the men who made radio ( visu )
22 editions published between 1991 and 2014 in English and No Linguistic Content and held by 1,517 libraries worldwide
Story of the creation of radio and the three men who made it happen: Lee de Forest, Edwin Howard Armstrong, and David Sarnoff. Combines archival photographs, newsreels of the period, interviews, and radio soundtrack
TR by David Grubin( visu )
17 editions published between 1996 and 2009 in English and No Linguistic Content and held by 1,181 libraries worldwide
Documentary about Theodore Roosevelt. Explores the influence of Rossevelt's childhood, his rise to the U.S. Presidency, and the years after he left office
Thomas Hart Benton ( visu )
11 editions published between 1984 and 2005 in English and held by 1,107 libraries worldwide
Filmmaker Ken Burns traces the life and career of one of America's best known painters
Truman ( visu )
11 editions published between 1997 and 2010 in English and No Linguistic Content and held by 1,103 libraries worldwide
The story of the unlikely rise of a gritty American original, Harry Truman. He was a farmer, a bankrupt businessman, an unknown politician from Missouri who suddenly found himself president. Of all the men who had held America's highest office, Harry Truman was the least prepared, but he would prove to be a surprise. Facing some of the biggest crises of the century, Truman would end the war with Germany, use the atomic bomb against Japan, confront an expanding Soviet Union and wage war in Korea-all while the woman he adored, his wife Bess, refused to stay in the White House and play the role of First Lady
Heidi by Michael Rhodes( visu )
15 editions published between 1993 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 1,089 libraries worldwide
After charming her reclusive grandfather and falling in love with the beautiful mountain he calls home, Heidi is uprooted and sent to Frankfurt where she befriends Klara, a young girl confined to a wheelchair, and must make a difficult decision
Something wicked this way comes ( visu )
21 editions published between 1983 and 2004 in 3 languages and held by 1,070 libraries worldwide
Terrible things happen when Mr. Dark and his Pandemonium Carnival come to town
William Shakespeare's Julius Caesar by William Shakespeare( visu )
20 editions published between 1970 and 2013 in English and held by 1,039 libraries worldwide
Film adaptation of Shakespeare's play depicting the successful conspiracy to assassinate the Roman emperor, Julius Caesar
The house without a Christmas tree ( visu )
3 editions published between 1991 and 2007 in English and held by 907 libraries worldwide
A young Nebraskan girl named Addie wants nothing more for the holidays than a Christmas tree. Her bitter, widowed father refuses, but slowly learns the spirit of the season
Mr. Blandings builds his dream house by H. C Potter( visu )
6 editions published between 1948 and 2013 in English and German and held by 894 libraries worldwide
Cary Grant plays a successful New York advertising executive who wants to escape his current living situation. He decides to design his own dream house in the suburbs and the project turns wrong when the bills never end and the problems never stop
The adventures of Huck Finn by Stephen Sommers( visu )
15 editions published between 1993 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 835 libraries worldwide
Huck Finn, a 19th-century boy floating down the Mississippi River on a raft with Jim, a runaway slave, becomes involved with a feuding family, two scoundrels pretending to be royalty, and Tom Sawyer's aunt, who mistakes him for Tom
The day after by Nicholas Meyer( visu )
37 editions published between 1983 and 2009 in 4 languages and held by 796 libraries worldwide
Following a nuclear strike against the United States, families in small-town Kansas try to survive as radiation slowly kills everything around them
Parenthood by Ron Howard( visu )
14 editions published between 1989 and 2012 in English and held by 775 libraries worldwide
The Buckmans are a modern family facing the age-old dilemma of trying to raise children the "right" way
Little big league ( visu )
10 editions published between 1994 and 2002 in 3 languages and held by 769 libraries worldwide
An inspiring family comedy adventure about a boy's determination to put the fun back into baseball after inheriting the Minnesota Twins
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Alternative Names
Nelson Robards, Jason 1922-2000
Robards, Jason Jr.
Robards, Jason Nelson .
Robards, Jason Nelson 1922-2000
English (402)
German (28)
Spanish (13)
French (6)
Italian (4)
Multiple languages (2)
Russian (1)
Japanese (1)
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