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Robinson, Bruce 1946-

Overview
Works: 67 works in 484 publications in 9 languages and 9,023 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Romance films  Fiction  Comedy films  Gangster films  Historical films  Juvenile works  Biographical films  Domestic fiction 
Roles: Author, Author of screenplay, Director, Actor, Scenarist, Narrator, Scribe, Performer, Film editor, Bibliographic antecedent, Conceptor, Creator, Costume designer, Other
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Publications about Bruce Robinson
Publications by Bruce Robinson
Most widely held works about Bruce Robinson
 
Most widely held works by Bruce Robinson
The rum diary by Johnny Depp( visu )
43 editions published between 2011 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 1,543 libraries worldwide
Tired of the noise and madness of New York, journalist Paul Kemp moves to Puerto Rico to write for a local newspaper. Adopting the rum-soaked life of the island, Kemp becomes obsessed with the fiancée of Sanderson, a businessman involved in shady property development deals. When he is recruited by Sanderson to write favorably about his latest unsavory scheme, Kemp is presented with the choice to use his words for the corrupt businessman's financial benefit, or use them to take him down
L'histoire d'Adèle H. = The story of Adele H. by François Truffaut( visu )
47 editions published between 1975 and 2015 in 7 languages and held by 825 libraries worldwide
Adele, daughter of French author and patriot Victor Hugo, is beautiful, composed and filled with the same brilliant writing talent as her famous father. However, Adele is driven not by literary aspirations but by love. Impelled by a need that will not be denied, she has run away from home to follow her handsome, womanizing lover across an ocean to wintry Halifax, Nova Scotia. Wild with desire, shell risk everything to renew their brief affair
Withnail & I by Bruce Robinson( visu )
46 editions published between 1986 and 2013 in English and French and held by 805 libraries worldwide
Set in 1969, depicts the lives of Withnail and Marwood, two poor, unemployed actors. When Marwood is offered the lead role in a play it strains their friendship and they decide to spend a weekend at the cottage of Withnail's Uncle Monte to relax. Things go horribly wrong however, and the rift between them grows
The peculiar memories of Thomas Penman by Bruce Robinson( Book )
31 editions published between 1998 and 2015 in 6 languages and held by 704 libraries worldwide
The portrait of a teenage lout in 1950s Britain. He is Thomas Penn, 14, who goes in for scatology, tortures animals and spies on his family. But he writes poetry and there is at least one girl who loves him. By the screenwriter of the film, The Killing Fields
The obvious elephant by Bruce Robinson( Book )
8 editions published between 2000 and 2012 in English and Chinese and held by 511 libraries worldwide
When an elephant appears one day in the town square, no one, including the elephant itself, knows what it is
Fat Man and Little Boy by Roland Joffé( visu )
6 editions published between 1989 and 2013 in English and Spanish and held by 496 libraries worldwide
A dramatization of the development of the atomic bomb by the Manhattan Project, during World War II, with emphasis on the relationship between General Leslie Groves, the project director, and scientist J. Robert Oppenheimer
They all love Jack : busting the Ripper by Bruce Robinson( Book )
9 editions published between 2015 and 2016 in English and held by 473 libraries worldwide
A reinterpretation of the case of Jack the Ripper focuses on the "why" instead of the "who," theorizing that the residents of London society's finest homes created him as an outlet for their own hidden violent and taboo proclivities
How to get ahead in advertising by Bruce Robinson( visu )
21 editions published between 1989 and 2011 in English and held by 257 libraries worldwide
A burned-out young advertising executive experiences a crisis when a mysterious giant pimple on his neck starts making career decisions for him
Jennifer eight by Bruce Robinson( visu )
20 editions published between 1992 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 236 libraries worldwide
Homicide investigator John Berlin believes he has made a breakthrough in a serial killing case when he discovers a witness: a blind woman named Helena, although he himself is a suspect in the murders
Withnail and I by Bruce Robinson( Book )
17 editions published between 1986 and 2015 in English and held by 202 libraries worldwide
Set in 1969, depicts the lives of Withnail and Marwood, two poor, unemployed actors. When Marwood is offered the lead role in a play it strains their friendship and they decide to spend a weekend at the cottage of Withnail's Uncle Monte to relax. Things go horribly wrong however, and the rift between them grows
Harold and the duck by Bruce Robinson( Book )
5 editions published between 2005 and 2011 in English and Chinese and held by 155 libraries worldwide
Romeo and Juliet by William Shakespeare( visu )
4 editions published between 1968 and 2005 in English and German and held by 120 libraries worldwide
Two teenagers from warring houses fall in love; tragedy ensues
Withnail and I ; and, How to get ahead in advertising by Bruce Robinson( Book )
1 edition published in 1989 in English and held by 88 libraries worldwide
The rum diary : the long lost novel by Hunter S Thompson( Book )
4 editions published between 2010 and 2013 in English and German and held by 43 libraries worldwide
The irreverent writer's long lost novel, written before his nonfiction became popular, chronicles a journalist's enthusiastic, drunken foray through 1950s San Juan
The killing fields by Bruce Robinson( Book )
17 editions published between 1981 and 2001 in English and held by 39 libraries worldwide
"When the Khmer Rouge captured Phnom Penh in 1975, many thought the killing would end. Instead it started a long nightmare in which three million Cambodians would die in the "killing fields". The Killing Fields is an epic story of friendship and survival."--Conteneur
Smoking in bed : conversations with Bruce Robinson by Bruce Robinson( Book )
2 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 2 libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Bruce Robinson britischer Schauspieler, Drehbuchautor und Regisseur
Bruce Robinson Brits acteur
Bruce Robinson cinéaste, scénariste et acteur
Bruce Robinson regista e sceneggiatore inglese
Robinson, Bruce
Брюс Робинсон британский кинорежиссёр, актёр, сценарист и писатель
Робинсон, Брюс
بروس رابینسون فیلمنامه‌نویس، بازیگر، و کارگردان بریتانیایی
로빈슨, 브루스 1946-
ブルース・ロビンソン
布鲁斯·罗宾逊
Languages
English (204)
French (31)
German (21)
Spanish (7)
Italian (4)
Chinese (3)
Danish (3)
Multiple languages (3)
Dutch (3)
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