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Benton, Robert

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Publications by Robert Benton
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Most widely held works by Robert Benton
Bonnie and Clyde by Arthur Penn( visu )
116 editions published between 1967 and 2016 in 9 languages and held by 3,775 libraries worldwide
A mixture of comedy and brutal violence, this film is based on the true story of the notorious American outlaws of the 1930's, Bonnie Parker and Clyde Barrow
Kramer vs. Kramer by Robert Benton( visu )
113 editions published between 1979 and 2014 in 9 languages and held by 2,481 libraries worldwide
When his wife walks out, Ted Kramer and his six-year-old son have a chance to really get to know each other. Then Ted's wife returns and she wants her son back
Places in the heart by Ban dun( visu )
21 editions published between 1984 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 1,164 libraries worldwide
Field stars as a struggling widow in 1930's depression Texas. Her perservance in raising her two childen sets an example for all around her
Nobody's fool by Robert Benton( visu )
29 editions published between 1994 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 1,127 libraries worldwide
(Nobody's fool) In this affectionate story of small town life in upstate New York, Sully, a fitfully employed 60-year-old construction worker, is a cheerful curmudgeon who has made a lifetime of bad decisions. He unexpectedly has a chance to make some of them right when his estranged son and grandson drop back into his life
The human stain by Robert Benton( visu )
39 editions published between 2003 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,095 libraries worldwide
Coleman Silk is a respected professor at a New England college who suddenly finds his life unraveling after a comment he makes about some African-American students is misinterpreted as a racial slur. As the scandal heats up, Nathan Zuckerman, a writer researching a biography of Silk, begins to dig deeply into Silk's life. Eventually, matters are made worse when Coleman's affair with a young married janitor named Faunia Farley is exposed. But amid the controversy, Silk must struggle to keep his greatest secret, a secret he's held for the majority of his life, from becoming made public
What's up, doc? by Peter Bogdanovich( visu )
17 editions published between 1972 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 1,045 libraries worldwide
Four red plaid traveling cases-- one of each belonging to a befuddled Iowa musicologist, a strange but bright young woman, a rich matron and a suspicious fellow-- are mixed up at a San Francisco hotel, with hilarious results
Feast of love by Robert Benton( visu )
28 editions published between 2007 and 2011 in 5 languages and held by 809 libraries worldwide
A professor who sees love and heartbreak in a coffee shop helps others with their problems and in the process gets help with his own problems
The ice harvest by Harold Ramis( visu )
13 editions published between 2005 and 2008 in English and French and held by 700 libraries worldwide
It's Christmas Eve in icebound Wichita, Kansas, and this year Charlie Arglist just might have something to celebrate. Charlie is an attorney for the sleazy businesses of Wichita, along with his unsavory associate, the steely Vic Cavanaugh, the two have just successfully embezzled $2 million from Kansas City boss Bill Guerrard. But the real prize for Charlie is the stunning Renata, who runs the Sweet Cage strip club. Charlie hopes to slip out of town with Renata. But as daylight fades and an ice storm whirls, everyone from Charlie's drinking buddy Pete Van Heuten to the local police begin to wonder just what exactly is in Charlie's Christmas stocking
Twilight by Robert Benton( visu )
23 editions published between 1998 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 608 libraries worldwide
Harry Ross is a burned-out private eye who's plunged into a murder mystery tied to a long-unsolved case of Hollywood dreams, schemes and cover-ups
Billy Bathgate by Robert Benton( visu )
38 editions published between 1991 and 2012 in 8 languages and held by 438 libraries worldwide
"Based loosely on the organized crime syndicates of the 20's and 30's, Billy Bathgate is the story of a young man's rise from gopher to right hand man in Dutch Schultz' gang. Having been impressed by the youth, Schultz takes him under his wing so to speak. Billy soon finds himself in a world where wealth and fortune live next door to danger and death."
Superman by Richard Donner( visu )
18 editions published between 1986 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 317 libraries worldwide
An infant sent to Earth from the doomed planet Krypton, grows to become Superman
The late show by Leon M Lederman( visu )
11 editions published between 1976 and 2016 in English and held by 290 libraries worldwide
Aging private eye Ira Wells has agreed to help a Hollywood kook named Margo locate her missing cat
There was a crooked man-- by Joseph L Mankiewicz( visu )
9 editions published between 1970 and 2006 in English and French and held by 228 libraries worldwide
Arizona Territorial Prison inmate Paris Pittman is a schemer, a charmer and quite popular among his fellow convicts. Especially with $500,000 in stolen loot hidden away and a plan to escape and recover it. New warden Woodward Lopeman has other ideas about Pittman. Each man will have the tables turned on him in a twisting, turning Wild West tale of brawls, chases, shootouts and wry wit
Bad company by Jean-Pierre Améris( visu )
9 editions published between 1972 and 2003 in English and Undetermined and held by 205 libraries worldwide
A roguish group of runaways living by their wits in the rough West of the 1860s emerge older and wiser for their journey and friendship
Nadine by Robert Benton( visu )
14 editions published between 1987 and 2006 in 4 languages and held by 171 libraries worldwide
When an Austin, Texas woman tries to get back pictures from a sleazy photographer, she and her almost ex-husband find photos of another kind and the financial opportunity of a lifetime
Don't ever wish for a 7-foot bear by Robert Benton( Book )
1 edition published in 1972 in English and held by 169 libraries worldwide
A little boy regrets wishing for a seven-foot bear
It's a bird, it's a plane, it's Superman : original Broadway cast by Charles Strouse( Sound Recording )
3 editions published between 1966 and 1992 in English and held by 140 libraries worldwide
Still of the night by Robert Benton( visu )
13 editions published between 1982 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 120 libraries worldwide
A psychiatrist is attracted to a woman who may or may not have murdered one of his patients
Superman 5 film collection ( visu )
1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 118 libraries worldwide
A child from a dying planet is sent to Earth, where he is brought up by human parents and poses as a newspaper reporter, becoming Superman when necessary to use his special powers to save others
Bonnie and Clyde by David Newman( Book )
13 editions published between 1967 and 1998 in English and German and held by 92 libraries worldwide
Adrift in the Depression era Southwest, Bonnie Parker and Clyde Barrow innocently embark on a life of crime. In brutal gun battles, our hero's become vulnerable, then dead
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Robert Benton Amerikaans filmregisseur
Robert Benton amerykański scenarzysta, reżyser filmowy
Robert Benton cinéaste américain
Robert Benton director de cine estadounidense
Robert Benton regista e sceneggiatore statunitense
Robert Benton US-amerikanischer Regisseur, Drehbuchautor und Filmproduzent
Ρόμπερτ Μπέντον
Роберт Бентон
Робърт Бентън
רוברט בנטון
رابرت بنتون فیلمنامه‌نویس و کارگردان آمریکایی
روبرت بنتون
რობერტ ბენტონი
로버트 벤턴 미국의 영화 감독, 각본가
벤튼, 로버트 1932-
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