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Sterling, Robert 1917-2006

Overview
Works: 135 works in 202 publications in 1 language and 4,192 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Television adaptations  Western films  History  Science fiction television programs  Fantasy television programs  Fiction 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Interviewee
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Publications about Robert Sterling
Publications by Robert Sterling
Publications by Robert Sterling, published posthumously.
Most widely held works about Robert Sterling
 
Most widely held works by Robert Sterling
Show boat by George Sidney( visu )
13 editions published between 1979 and 2010 in English and held by 1,869 libraries worldwide
Musical extravaganza which celebrates the loves and heartbreaks of a Mississippi riverboat troupe, starting with a young girl whose heart is stolen by a dashing gambler
20 great westerns heroes & bandits ( visu )
4 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 362 libraries worldwide
Contains some of the greatest western films and legendary stars of the 20th Century
The twilight zone by Rod Serling( visu )
4 editions published between 2000 and 2006 in English and held by 323 libraries worldwide
The fourth season of this classic groundbreaking series saw the beginning of one-hour episodes. This allowed for more elaborate and detailed stories which plunged viewers even further into the twilight zone
Return to Peyton Place ( visu )
4 editions published between 1991 and 2005 in English and held by 245 libraries worldwide
"This engaging follow-up to Grace Metalious' best-seller is a study in big-time ambition and small-town narrow-mindedness."--Container
Irwin Allen's Voyage to the bottom of the sea ( visu )
2 editions published between 2007 and 2010 in English and held by 146 libraries worldwide
A routine scientific expedition to the North Pole turns into a race to save all mankind when a radiation belt in space causes a fiery inferno on Earth. The crew of atomic submarine Seaview battle saboteurs, giant-sea creatures, and enemy submarines
Topper ( visu )
8 editions published between 1984 and 2006 in English and held by 129 libraries worldwide
Playful ghosts dominate the life of stuffy banker, Cosmos Topper. With their new live-in ghosts, including a brandy-guzzling Saint Bernard named Neil, the Toppers have their hands full with one hilarious scene after another
Winter kills ( visu )
2 editions published between 2003 and 2007 in English and held by 88 libraries worldwide
A fictional president of the U.S. is assassinated and his brother uncovers the conspiracy behind the murder several years later
The sundowners ( visu )
16 editions published between 1987 and 2012 in English and held by 84 libraries worldwide
"Robert Preston and Robert Sterling star in the tale of two brothers pitted against one another while on opposite sides of the law. In the middle of it all is the innocent son of Preston's character who is being harassed by Sterling"--Yahoo Movies
Voyage to the bottom of the sea Fantastic voyage by Irwin Allen( visu )
3 editions published between 1993 and 2013 in English and held by 69 libraries worldwide
Join the crew of the U.S.O.S. Seaview for the greatest submarine adventure ever filmed! Bonus features: Commentary by Author Tim Colliver; Science Fiction: Fantasy to Reality Documentary; Interview with Barbara Eden; Isolated Score Track; and the Original Theatrical Trailer
Somewhere I'll find you by Wesley Ruggles( visu )
3 editions published between 1942 and 2009 in English and held by 69 libraries worldwide
An impassioned reporter and his brother head to Indochina at the onset of World War II to search for the woman they love
Johnny Eager ( visu )
2 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and held by 63 libraries worldwide
Johnny, a paroled gangster pretending to be reformed, seduces the district attorney's daughter for revenge before actually falling in love with her
The great American western by Miles Deem( visu )
2 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in English and held by 62 libraries worldwide
Savage guns: A tavern owners double-crosses the wrong man and he and his posse get revenge by shooting up the bar and then burning it down. One man survives and manages to pull himself from the burning wreckage. He is taken in by strangers and nursed back to health. He takes a vow to stalk down the killer and his cohorts
The Twilight zone ( visu )
1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 44 libraries worldwide
Nightmare as a child: A school teacher who has repressed the memory of her mother's murder encounters a strange little girl intent on making her recall the murderer's identity. Person or persons unknown: David Gurney wakes up to find himself in a nightmare: no one knows him and all evidence of his identity has disappeared. Printer's devil: A newspaper editor is on the brink of suicide as his paper is being driven out of business when the devious Mr. Smith presents an unusual deal guaranteed to boost circulation
The adventures of Topper ( visu )
2 editions published between 2003 and 2005 in English and held by 36 libraries worldwide
In "George's old flame," George discovers that his "old flame" is engaged to a Hollywood star, but is he all he seems to be?
Greatest classic films collection ( visu )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 31 libraries worldwide
Show boat: When Julie La Verne and her husband Steve Baker are forced to leave the showboat Cotton Blossom, they are replaced by the Captain's daughter, Magnolia, and Gaylord Revenal, a notorious gambler. Magnolia and Ravenal fall in love, marry, leave the boat and move to Chicago. They live off Ravenal's earnings from gambling. After they go broke, Gaylord feels guilty and leaves Magnolia, not knowing she is pregnant. Annie get your gun: Annie Oakley is an incredible shot who meets Frank Butler. Frank is the star sharpshoot in 'Colonel Buffalo Bill's Show.' He finds himself falling for Annie, but feels that she is not marriage material. In the end, they both discover that love is wonderful
The adventures of Topper ( visu )
3 editions published between 2004 and 2006 in English and held by 31 libraries worldwide
In "Topper goes West," when Topper's boss sends him to New Mexico for work, he has to prove himself as a top cowboy
Prime time TV from the early days ( visu )
1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 30 libraries worldwide
Cosmo Topper, a henpecked bank executive, moves with his wife Henrietta into a home previously owned by George and Marian Kerby. The Kerbys and their St. Bernard dog Neil died in an avalanche while skiing in Switzerland. Along with the house, the Toppers inherit the Kerbys and Neil, who have come back as ghosts and can only be seen by Cosmo. The Kerbys liven up Cosmo's dull life and keep him in a constant state of chaos with his wife and business
Thursday night ( visu )
1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 29 libraries worldwide
You bet your life: Hosted by Groucho Marx, this quiz show's main asset was the humor injected by Groucho into the interviews with the contestants. With announcer George Fenneman, the show was on TV for eleven years
Topper. 3 full-length episodes ( visu )
in English and held by 28 libraries worldwide
Three episodes of the television program "Topper" that aired in 1954. After a stuffy banker buys a house, he learns that he has also inherited a pair of ghosts, George and Marion Kirby, who believe it is their mission to loosen up the prim and proper Cosmo Topper
Topper ( visu )
4 editions published between 2000 and 2005 in English and held by 27 libraries worldwide
The ghosts of George and Marion Kirby return to their home to find it occupied by a banker, Cosmo Topper and his wife Henrietta. The Kirbys make Cosmo's life difficult by trying to teach him to enjoy life
 
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Alternative Names
Hart, William John 1917-2006
Hart, William Sterling 1917-2006
Sterling Hart, William 1917-2006
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English (80)
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