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Markowitz, Robert

Overview
Works: 16 works in 152 publications in 7 languages and 5,428 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Romance films  Made-for-TV movies  Historical films  History  Documentary films  War television programs  Interviews  War films 
Roles: Director, Author
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Publications about Robert Markowitz
Publications by Robert Markowitz
Most widely held works by Robert Markowitz
The Tuskegee airmen by Robert Markowitz( visu )
25 editions published between 1995 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 1,919 libraries worldwide
The story of the 'Fighting 99th' - the first squadron of black American pilots to be allowed to fight for their country. Based on a true story
The great Gatsby by Baz Luhrmann( visu )
37 editions published between 1999 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 1,545 libraries worldwide
On Long Island in the early 1920s the mysterious Jay Gatsby tries to rekindle his romance with Daisy, a young woman who has married another man, the wealthy and cruel Tom Buchanan
David by Robert Markowitz( visu )
28 editions published between 1997 and 2010 in 7 languages and held by 566 libraries worldwide
A dramatization of the life of the Biblical King David
Into thin air : death on Everest by Robert Markowitz( visu )
12 editions published between 1997 and 2015 in English and held by 553 libraries worldwide
This movie attempts to re-create the disastrous events that took place during the Mount Everest climb on May 10, 1996
The pilot's wife by Anita Shreve( visu )
6 editions published between 2002 and 2003 in English and held by 370 libraries worldwide
Kathryn Lyon's perfect life takes a jolting nose-dive after news of a fatal mid-air explosion aboard flight 274, piloted by her husband. The tension ratchets up a notch when the black box is recovered - revealing shocking rumours that the crash was possibly caused by her husband! Could her husband have secretly been a terrorist? Was her entire life with him a lie?
The Bible stories ( visu )
1 edition published in 2016 in English and held by 124 libraries worldwide
The story of a boy's rise to king of the Hebrews and the glory and suffering that result. David is a boy tending sheep when the prophet Samuel declares that David will be king. After David defeats the mighty Goliath, King Saul becomes jealous of David's fame, forcing David to flee for his life. After Saul kills himself following a lost battle, David becomes king. A story of pain and betrayal but also of forgiveness and grace
Too young to die by Jin-pyo Park( visu )
19 editions published between 1990 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 92 libraries worldwide
A teenage girl with a tragic past is faced with the death penalty when her young lover convinces her to kill a man who has shown her nothing but kindness
Avenger by Kōichi Mashimo( visu )
3 editions published between 2006 and 2011 in English and German and held by 76 libraries worldwide
Former Special Forces war hero Cal Dexter is a secret gun for hire. Driven by the tragic deaths of his wife and daughter, he makes it his mission to hunt down the thugs and war criminals governments refuse to bring to justice
The wall by Robert Markowitz( visu )
2 editions published between 1982 and 2005 in English and held by 62 libraries worldwide
Tells the haunting, powerful and explosive story of the Warsaw Ghetto
Afterburn ( visu )
3 editions published between 1992 and 2004 in English and French and held by 54 libraries worldwide
"True story of a woman who fought the government and General Dynamics when they claimed that her husband crashed because of 'pilot error'"--Archivist's notes
Voices by John Herzfeld( visu )
3 editions published between 1996 and 2009 in English and held by 23 libraries worldwide
Rosemarie is a teacher of the deaf who has been hearing-impaired since the age of six. When she meets Drew, a struggling rock singer and delivery man, she breaks free from her sheltered existence and experiences passion and excitement for the first time. But will their vastly different worlds of sound and silence tear them apart ... or can they discover a love beyond words?
Children of the night ( visu )
6 editions published between 1985 and 2011 in English and held by 20 libraries worldwide
Kathleen Quinlan plays a budding sociologist, who is repulsed by the social values in America and takes it upon herself to shelter a teenage hooker seeking refuge from the streets, attempting to help her find other alternatives in life. Mario Van Peebles plays a pimp who is determined to protect his "merchandise" at all costs
Love, lies and murder ( visu )
3 editions published between 1991 and 2012 in English and held by 12 libraries worldwide
Based on the true story of a man who lured his daughter and 17-year-old sister-in-law into killing his wife, and nearly succeeded in hiding his part in the murder
The long way home by Mark Jonathan Harris( visu )
2 editions published between 1982 and 2007 in English and held by 7 libraries worldwide
Many years after three abandoned children are split up and sent to different foster homes, the eldest son, Donald Booth (Timothy Hutton) becomes determined that they be reunited. Facing the difficult challenges of red tape and impassive bureaucrats, he is happy to make the acquaintance of a kind social worker who offers her assistance in tracking down his missing brother and sister
La historia de David : un hombre escogido por Dios que jamás dejó de creer ( visu )
1 edition published in 2012 in Spanish and held by 3 libraries worldwide
A dramatization of the life of the Biblical King David
The face of genius ( visu )
1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 2 libraries worldwide
The Face of Genius, nominated for an oscar in 1967 for Best Documentary Feature, was recently restored in 16mm by UCLA Film & Television Archive and The Academy Film Archive. On March 14, 2013, The Face of Genius screened at the Billy Wilder Theater in Los Angeles as part of the UCLA Festival of Preservation. Filmmakers Alfred R. Kelman and Robert Markowitz joined Paul Malcolm from UCLA and the live audience in a post screening conversation about the film
 
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Languages
English (123)
French (8)
Spanish (6)
German (3)
Italian (2)
Chinese (1)
Russian (1)
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