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Hill, Robert 1886-1966

Overview
Works: 100 works in 221 publications in 2 languages and 1,159 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Juvenile works  Children's films  Film adaptations  Animated films  Action and adventure films  Fantasy films  Superhero films  Science fiction films  Science fiction television programs 
Roles: Adapter, Director, Author of screenplay, Scenarist, Actor, Conceptor, Restager, Author
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Publications about Robert Hill
Publications by Robert Hill
Publications by Robert Hill, published posthumously.
Most widely held works by Robert Hill
The cat and the canary by Paul Leni( visu )
6 editions published between 1927 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 224 libraries worldwide
The potential heirs to a large fortune gather at their benefactor's mansion twenty years after his death, but the reading of his will is interrupted by a series of disturbing events
Flash Gordon's trip to Mars ( visu )
6 editions published between 1994 and 2000 in English and held by 138 libraries worldwide
To save the earth from destruction by a giant ray lamp, Flash Gordon and friends travel to Mars, where they battle and eventually overcome their mortal enemy, Ming the Merciless. This early science fiction serial features flying Martians, spaceship battalions, clay people who ooze from cave walls, a light bridge, and other special effects
Tarzan the fearless by Robert Hill( visu )
31 editions published between 1933 and 2013 in English and held by 110 libraries worldwide
Tarzan helps a young woman search for her father who has fallen into evil hands
Tarzan by Chris Buck( visu )
4 editions published between 2004 and 2012 in English and Spanish and held by 66 libraries worldwide
Gathers two Tarzan adventures featuring two different Tarzans
Shadow of Chinatown ( visu )
7 editions published between 1983 and 2013 in English and held by 60 libraries worldwide
In San Francisco's Chinatown a mad scientist, Victor Poten, commandeers a gang of ruthless thugs and is in cahoots with the evil Sonya Rokoff, a stunning Eurasian beauty who instigates all sorts of heinous acts in her determination to ruin her competition, the merchants of Chinatown. Poten and Sonya are pitted against intrepid reporter, Joan Whiting and her stalwart hero, Martin Andrews, who faithfully rushes to rescue her when her aggressive and inquisitive nature lands her in the hottest of water. Fifteen episodes, approximately 18 minutes each
Nobody waved goodbye : eVideo] ( visu )
4 editions published between 1964 and 2006 in English and held by 34 libraries worldwide
18-year-old Peter is a "problematic" youth who wants his independence and freedom, yet his quest for individuality isn't always in line with what his parents expect from him. His mother wants him to go to college and become a lawyer, while his father wants him to just sustain a middle-class lifestyle. Peter is involved with a girl named Julie whom he loves. They have a plan to save money and leave their hometown behind. In his desperation, Peter steals money and a car from the car lot where he works. Once Julie sees how Peter has turned their plan into a criminal act, she doesn't want any part of it. Furthermore, she is pregnant. The film ends with Peter leaving Julie on the side of the road, with neither of them waving goodbye
Tarzan : the fearless, and the trappers ( visu )
2 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 33 libraries worldwide
Tarzan and the trappers: Tarzan must protect the wild animals being pursued by evil trappers. Their plan is to illegally capture them for sale to a zoo
Female on the beach ( visu )
4 editions published between 2006 and 2014 in English and held by 31 libraries worldwide
Lynn Markham, a recent widow, moves into a beach house where the former owner fell to her death from the balcony. What seemed like an accident turns to suspicion of murder as Lynn finds herself drawn into a torrid affair with a handsome beachcomber who may be harboring a sinister secret
Flash Gordon by Sam Jones( visu )
1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 31 libraries worldwide
Disc 1: A mysterious planet comes hurtling through space and threatens to destroy the Earth. Flash Gordon blasts off to the planet Mongo with Dr. Hans Zarkov and Dale Arden, where he battles Ming the Merciless, Hawkmen, Lionmen, sacred Gockos, orangaphoids, melting rays, sky cities, rocket fleets, atom furnaces, and tournaments of death in order to rescue our world from impending doom. Disc 2 & 3: To save the earth from destruction by a giant ray lamp, Flash Gordon and friends travel to Mars, where they battle and eventually overcome their mortal enemy, Ming the Merciless. This early science fiction film features flying Martians, spaceship battalions, clay people who ooze from cave walls, a light bridge, and other special effects. Disc 4: The earth is dying! A rocket over the planet is dropping a purple dust into the atmosphere, causing instant death! Flash Gordon and his companions head back to Mongo, the source of the plague. Upon landing, Flash discovers that none other than their arch enemy, Ming the Merciless, is the madman behind the carnage. He also learns of Polarite--the antidote which can only be found in Frigia. Flash and his companions head for Frigia pursued by Ming's soldiers
East Side Kids ( visu )
5 editions published between 1995 and 2010 in English and held by 30 libraries worldwide
Pat O'Day, a cop working for the D.A.'s office, tries to persuade his childhood street pal Knuckles Dolan, imprisoned for murdering a policeman, to reveal who really committed the crime. Knuckles won't talk and O'Day is convinced his conviction will drive Dolan's brother Danny into a life of corruption. O'Day tries to instill positive values in Danny and his wayward friends but he's constantly foiled by the smooth talking Milton Mileway who succeeds in luring Danny and the Kids into his counterfeit money operation
Tarzan : Tarzan the fearless, Tarzan and the trappers ( visu )
1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 23 libraries worldwide
Tarzan the fearless: Mary Brooks' father, who has been studying ancient tribes, falls into the hands of "the people of Zar, god of the Emerald Fingers." Tarzan helps Mary locate her father, rescues everyone from the High Priest of Zar, and takes Mary to his cave
Confessions of an opium eater ( visu )
2 editions published between 2004 and 2012 in English and held by 23 libraries worldwide
Set in San Francisco's Chinatown during the Tong wars of the 1800s, women are sold as slaves by an evil drug lord named Ling Tang. DeQuincey is hired to find a woman who has escaped the slave trade and bring her back. As he hides out in Chinatown he discovers the wonders of the opium trade and the drug's hallucinogenic effects. "Filled with absurd dialogue, Asian stereotypes and A-typical Zugsmith exploitation touches, the film is a classic of the early 60's sleaze genre."
The rogue's tavern ( visu )
3 editions published between 2003 and 2007 in English and held by 22 libraries worldwide
A detective and his fianceé arrive at a sinister inn to be married and find that other guests are being murdered---apparently bitten to death by a vicious animal
Tarzan's revenge ( visu )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 21 libraries worldwide
"Tarzan's Revenge" : During a safari in which she's accompanied by her less-than-manly fiancé, the beautiful Eleanor comes under the lascivious scrutiny of Ben Alleu Bey, the dastardly villain and master of a hundred-woman harem. Thrown into the mix is the mighty Tarzan, who has his own designs on the innocent Eleanor, and soon teaches Ben Alleu Bey that there is no fury greater than an ape man scorned. Starring Glenn Morris and Eleanor Holm. Co-starring George Barbier and Hedda Hopper. Produced by Sol Lesser. Written by Robert Lee Johnson and Jay Vann. Based on "Tarzan" created by Edgar Rice Burroughs. Directed by D. Ross Ledermann. Originally produced as a motion picture in 1938
Tarzan : king of the jungle by Brian Trenchard-Smith( visu )
1 edition published in 2016 in English and held by 20 libraries worldwide
Follow Tarzan's adventures through twelve films originally produced between 1918 and 1958. These early Tarzan films star Buster Crabbe, Elmo Lincoln, Bruce Bennett, Gordon Scott, and Glenn Morris as Tarzan and Irish McCalla as Sheena: The new adventures of Tarzan ; Tarzan and the Green Goddess ; Tarzan's revenge ; Tarzan of the apes ; Tarzan and the trappers ; Tarzan the fearless ; Jungle siren ; Jungle man ; Forbidden jungle ; Nabonga Sheena queen of the jungle, forbidden cargo ; Sheena queen of the jungle, the rival queen
The Deadly ray from Mars ( visu )
1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 20 libraries worldwide
The earth is in great danger as a mysterious force is draining nitrogen from the earth's atmostphere. Flash Gordon, Dale Arden, and Dr. Zarkov fly a rocketship to Mars to avert impending disaster. There they discover that Ming the Merciless is behind the trouble
Perro come perro = Dog eat dog ( visu )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 20 libraries worldwide
Things go wrong for a band of murderous thieves who escape to a Mediterranean island after their heist
Classic Tarzan collection ( visu )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 18 libraries worldwide
Tarzan the fearless: Tarzan falls in love with Mary Brookes, whom he must rescue from the followers of the god Zar while eluding guides who are out to capture him dead or alive
She gods of Shark Reef ( visu )
4 editions published between 1958 and 2006 in English and held by 13 libraries worldwide
Filmed in Hawaii, this tale features an escaped prisoner and his brother who become shipwrecked on an island paradise. The land is filled with delectable native women who fill their time enacting strange rituals, and diving in the ocean for pearls. When one of the women is selected by her peers to be sacrificed to the sharks the good brother, who has fallen for her charms, rescues her and they escape to civilization. The convict brother stays behind and attempts to steal the pearls, instead becoming the designated sacrifice
The Adventures of Tarzan : in 10 electrifying chapters ( visu )
7 editions published between 1921 and 2013 in English and held by 12 libraries worldwide
Tarzan travels to the city of Opar to foil the evil Rokoff and save Jane
 
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Alternative Names
Hawkey, Rock 1886-1966
Hill, Bob 1886-1966
Hill, Robert F. 1886-1966
Hill, Robt. F 1886-1966
Hill, Robt. F (Robert F.), 1886-1966
Robert F. Hill Canadees filmregisseur (1886-1966)
Robert F. Hill Canadian film director and screenwriter
Robert F. Hill Film director, screenwriter
Роберт Ф. Хилл
רוברט היל
رابرت ف. هیل
ロバート・F・ヒル
Languages
English (89)
Spanish (1)
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