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Taylor, Robert 1911-1969

Works: 376 works in 739 publications in 8 languages and 9,907 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Western films  Comedy films  Romance films  Action and adventure films  History  Fiction  Juvenile works  Military history 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Narrator, Costume designer, Singer, Other, Director
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Ivanhoe by Richard Thorpe( visu )
43 editions published between 1952 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 1,124 libraries worldwide
Adaptation of Sir Walter Scott's classic tale set in England in the Middle Ages. The story follows one brave knight's attempt to restore Richard The Lion-Hearted to the throne stolen by his evil brother, Prince John. The action is full scale and vigorous, boasting some of the most spectacular fighting sequences ever filmed with authentic jousting scenes
Camille by George Cukor( visu )
30 editions published between 1936 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 1,119 libraries worldwide
Life in 1847 Paris is as spirited as champagne and as unforgiving as the gray morning after. In gambling dens and lavish soirees, men of means exert their wills and women turned courtesans exult in pleasure
Quo vadis by Mervyn LeRoy( visu )
72 editions published between 1951 and 2012 in 10 languages and held by 1,117 libraries worldwide
Returning to Rome after 3 years in the field, General Marcus Vinicius meets and falls in love with the devout Christian, Lygia. She doesn't want to have anything to do with the warrior. Though Lygia grew up Roman, and as the adopted daughter of a retired general, Lygia is technically a hostage of Rome. Marcus gets Emperor Nero to give her to him for services rendered. Lygia is not happy about this situation, but she falls in love with Marcus anyway. Meanwhile, Nero's atrocities get more outrageous. When he burns Rome and blames the Christians, Marcus goes off to save Lygia and her family. Nero captures them and all other Christians. He decides to make a sport of it by throwing them to the lions
Waterloo Bridge by Mervyn LeRoy( visu )
18 editions published between 1940 and 2010 in English and held by 456 libraries worldwide
On the eve of World War II, Roy, a British officer, revisits Waterloo Bridge where he and Myra met and fell in love during an air raid at the beginning of World War I. Heartbroken after Roy was reportedly killed in action, Myra turned to prostitution to make her way. The report, however, was false, and when Roy returns from a POW camp, Myra's shattered spirit may no longer hold any room for happiness
D-day the sixth of June by Henry Koster( visu )
16 editions published between 1956 and 2003 in 3 languages and held by 417 libraries worldwide
En route to Normandy, an American and a British officer reminisce in flashback about their romances with the same woman
Bataan by Tay Garnett( visu )
7 editions published between 1943 and 2000 in English and held by 381 libraries worldwide
Bataan realistically shows the tensions, the ugly hardships and the ultimate heroism of a small patrol of American and Filipino fighting men in 1942. Their task is to destroy a strategic bridge in a last-ditch battle against Japan's capture of the Philippines. No run-of-the-military war movie, Bataan is a stirring tribute to all who believe, in the words of one of the heroes, that "it doesn't matter where a man dies so long as he dies for freedom."
Miracle of the white stallions ( visu )
4 editions published between 1994 and 2004 in English and held by 359 libraries worldwide
During the last perilous months of the conflict, Vienna's famed Spanish Riding School is threatened by devastating bombing raids and indifferent Nazi commanders. Despite the dangers involved in evaculating the Lipizzan stallions, the school's director and a handful of heroic citizens attempt a daring plan to move the stallions away from the ravages of war and, keep the historic breed alive
Knights of the Round Table by Richard Thorpe( visu )
20 editions published between 1953 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 327 libraries worldwide
The story of Arthur Pendragon, King of all England, whose reign and company of knights are dedicated to the ideals of peace, justice, and chivalry. Lancelot, the king's favorite knight, and his beautiful Queen Guinevere are torn between their secret love for each other and their loyalty to Arthur
Where angels go, trouble follows ( visu )
3 editions published between 1968 and 2008 in English and held by 319 libraries worldwide
Comedic drama centering around nuns in a convent and the conflict between the traditional, rigid values of the Roman Catholic church and the liberalism of the 1960s
Many rivers to cross ( visu )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 202 libraries worldwide
Bushrod Gentry is a right restless man, a bullwhip-crackin', tough-brawlin' trapper passing through Barren River, Kentucky, and heading for the pelts and promise of the Northwest Territory. He'll never get there if Mary Stuart Cherne has her way. It's marryin' season, the preacher is making his annual visit to Barren River and Mary has her heart and rifle barrel set on buckskinned bachelor Bushrod
Westward the women ( visu )
4 editions published between 1994 and 2012 in English and held by 199 libraries worldwide
Intriguing Western with Taylor heading a wagon train full of females bound for California to meet mail-order husbands
The law and Jake Wade ( visu )
4 editions published between 1957 and 2011 in English and held by 179 libraries worldwide
Jake Wade is an ex-badman gone straight who repays an old debt by helping his former partner Clint break out of jail - an act of loyalty he soon regrets, as Clint has vengeance, not gratitude, on his mind
Saddle the wind ( visu )
4 editions published between 2000 and 2011 in English and French and held by 169 libraries worldwide
Tony Sinclair rides back to the ranch he runs with his ex-gunfighter brother, Steve. Tony's spoiling for a fight. And he finds it when a stranger shows up aiming to settle an old score with Steve
Katharine Hepburn 100th anniversary collection ( visu )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 168 libraries worldwide
Without love: A devoted scientist meets a widow who seems to share his distaste of romantic love. The widow proposes marriage, insisting that theirs should be a union uncomplicated by love, and the scientist readily agrees. However, when the scientist's former girlfriend turns up, his wife discovers that she has fallen in love with him after all and attempts to win him back
Undercurrent by Vincente Minnelli( visu )
7 editions published between 1946 and 2011 in English and held by 162 libraries worldwide
Ann Hamilton is a professor's daughter who is a young bride married to an industrialist. She begins to suspect that her charming husband is really a psychotic who plans to murder her. Neither can she ignore the shadow of her brother-in-law Michael Garroway, whom she's never met but has been told so much about
Broadway melody of 1938 by Roy Del Ruth( visu )
5 editions published between 1937 and 2008 in English and held by 142 libraries worldwide
On her way to the top, a girl who dreams of "making it big" on Broadway, has two memorable encounters-- a racehorse named Stargazer whose winning ways could help to make her dream come true and with a romantic and dashing Broadway producer-composer who makes it all happen
Broadway melody of 1936 by Roy Del Ruth( visu )
7 editions published between 1936 and 2008 in English and held by 140 libraries worldwide
Lovely, gifted Irene Foster (Eleanor Powell) hopes that her childhood sweetheart-turned Broadway producer Robert Gordon (Robert Taylor) will recognize her--and her talent. Gordon is too busy sparring with a dirt-dishing gossip columnist (Jack Benny) to notice, but his wisecracking, heart-of-gold secretary (Una Merkel) certainly does. She and Irene muse use their wits to show him what he's missing!
Three comrades ( visu )
5 editions published between 1938 and 2009 in English and held by 133 libraries worldwide
A poignant love story centered around the lives of three young, disillusioned returned soldiers caught up in the turmoil of post-World War I Germany. Their close friendship is strengthened by their shared love for the same woman who is dying of tuberculosis
Party girl by Nicholas Ray( visu )
11 editions published between 1958 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 127 libraries worldwide
A mob lawyer has a professional crisis of conscience after he begins a romantic relationship with a naive showgirl
Bataan Back to Bataan ( visu )
2 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and held by 121 libraries worldwide
Back to Bataan: Following the Japanese invasion of the Philippines in 1942, stranded American soldiers organize an underground resistance movement
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Alternative Names
Brugh, Spangler Arlington 1911-1969
Taylor, Spangler Arlington Brough
Taylor, Spangler Arlington Brugh
English (237)
French (14)
Spanish (12)
German (10)
Multiple languages (3)
Italian (2)
Basque (1)
Polish (1)
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