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Surtees, Robert

Overview
Works: 179 works in 488 publications in 6 languages and 15,849 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Comedy films  History  Historical films  Epic films  Action and adventure films  Musical films  Western films  Romance films 
Roles: Cinematographer , Photographer, Illustrator, Videographer , Performer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works about Robert Surtees
 
Most widely held works by Robert Surtees
The Graduate by Mike Nichols( Visual )

36 editions published between 1967 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 1,588 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Uncertain of what he wants to do with his life, college graduate Benjamin Braddock returns home. The wife of his father's business partner, the sexy Mrs. Robinson, seduces him, which only deepens his confusion. Then he meets the girl of his dreams but she is Mrs. Robinson's daughter
The Last Picture Show by Peter Bogdanovich( Visual )

8 editions published between 1971 and 2018 in English and held by 1,479 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Anarene, 1951. Sonny et son meilleur ami Duane partagent leur temps libre entre le billard, le café et le cinéma du coin. C'est là qu'ils emmènent leurs petites amies, comme la jolie Jacy qui rêve de grand amour et d'aventures pour ne pas avoir la même vie étriquée que ses parents. Ces adolescents vont bientôt être confrontés à des choix décisifs pour leur futur... [Source : jaquette]
The sting by George Roy Hill( Visual )

22 editions published between 1973 and 2016 in English and German and held by 1,202 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Småsvindleren Johnny Hooker og bondefangeren Henry Gondolff slår sig sammen om at hævne sig på storgangsteren Lonnegan, der har fået en af deres venner myrdet
The graduate( Visual )

1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 1,124 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A recent college graduate from an affluent family comes of age and finds himself by being led into an affair with the wife and the daughter of his father's business partner
Quo vadis by Mervyn LeRoy( Visual )

15 editions published between 1951 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 756 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Returning to Rome after 3 years in the field, General Marcus Vinicius meets and falls in love with the devout Christian, Lygia. She doesn't want to have anything to do with the warrior. Though Lygia grew up Roman, and as the adopted daughter of a retired general, Lygia is technically a hostage of Rome. Marcus gets Emperor Nero to give her to him for services rendered. Lygia is not happy about this situation, but she falls in love with Marcus anyway. Meanwhile, Nero's atrocities get more outrageous. When he burns Rome and blames the Christians, Marcus goes off to save Lygia and her family. Nero captures them and all other Christians. He decides to make a sport of it by throwing them to the lions
Mutiny on the Bounty by Lewis Milestone( Visual )

4 editions published between 1984 and 2012 in English and held by 704 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The Bounty leaves Portsmouth in 1787. Its destination: to sail to Tahiti and load bread-fruit. Captain Bligh will do anything to get there as fast as possible, using any means to keep up a strict discipline. When they arrive at Tahiti, it is like a paradise for the crew, something completely different than the living hell aboard the ship. On the way back to England, officer Fletcher Christian becomes the leader of a mutiny."--IMDb
The graduate( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 680 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Uncertain of what he wants to do with his life, college graduate Benjamin Braddock returns home. And when the wife of his father's business partner, the sexy Mrs. Robinson, seduces him, the affair only deepens his confusion. That is, until he meets the girl of his dreams. But there's one problem-- she's Mrs. Robinson's daughter
Ben-Hur : a tale of the Christ( Visual )

2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 657 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Judah Ben-Hur is a young Jewish nobleman from a prominent family who is reunited with his childhood friend Messala. Messala returns to Judea as a Roman tribune. There is a genuine friendship between the two men, yet the clash of their cultures drives a wedge between them. That wedge finally drives Messala to banish Judah to the slave galleys and sends his mother and his sister to prison. From that point forward, Judah's life becomes a quest: a quest to survive and a quest for vengeance. Judah survives the galleys to become the adopted son of a Roman general, and his triumphant return to Judea permits him to challenge and subsequently confront Messala in a chariot race
A star is born( Visual )

2 editions published between 2006 and 2013 in English and held by 618 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rock star John Norman Howard has noticed that his career has begun to decline. Too many years of concerts, bad managers and life on the road have made him cynical. Then he meets the innocent, pure and very talented singer Esther Hoffman. John shows Esther the way to stardom while forsaking his own career. As they fall in love, her success only makes his decline even more apparent
The bad and the beautiful by Vincente Minnelli( Visual )

5 editions published between 1952 and 2002 in English and held by 616 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Biting drama that tells the story of a ruthless, manipulative movie producer who lets nothing and nobody stand in his way. Now he's broke and needs the help of the very people he used and betrayed on his climb to the top
Mogambo by John Ford( Visual )

11 editions published between 1953 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 575 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Victor Marswell runs a big game trapping company in Kenya. Eloise Kelly is ditched there, and an immediate attraction happens between them. Then Mr. and Mrs. Nordley show up for their gorilla documenting safari. Mrs. Nordley is not infatuated with her husband any more, and takes a liking to Marswell
Ben-Hur : a tale of the Christ( Visual )

11 editions published between 1959 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 566 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Judah Ben-Hur [is] a Jewish nobleman in Palestine whose heroic odyssey includes enslavement by the Romans, vengeance against his tormentors during a furious arena chariot race and fateful encounters with Jesus Christ"--Container
Same time next year by Robert Mulligan( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 516 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A chance meeting between an accountant and a housewife results in a 25-year affair where they meet only once a year
The cowboys( Visual )

4 editions published between 1985 and 2004 in English and French and held by 449 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

John Wayne plays a leather-tough rancher who, deserted by his regular help, hires 11 greenhorn schoolboys for a cattle drive across 400 treacherous miles
Ben-Hur by William Wyler( Visual )

26 editions published between 1959 and 2016 in 6 languages and held by 404 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A wealthy young Jew (Heston) and his family experiencing changing fortunes under Roman tyranny are affected by the life and teachings of a Nazarene named Jesus Christ
Oklahoma! by Richard Rodgers( Visual )

13 editions published between 1955 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 378 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A couple of young cowboys win the hearts of their sweethearts in the Oklahoma territory at the turn of the century. Despite the interference of an evil ranch hand and a roaming peddler
The turning point by Herbert Ross( Visual )

7 editions published between 1977 and 2013 in English and held by 273 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

About a woman who gave up ballet for motherhood
Ben-Hur : a tale of Christ( Visual )

2 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and held by 267 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Experience the visual splendor, thundering action, and towering drama of the record-setting winner of eleven Academy Awards, including Best Picture. Charlton Heston brings a muscular physical and moral presence to his role of Judah Ben-Hur, a Jewish nobleman in Palestine whose heroic odyssey includes enslavement by the Romans, vengeance against his tormentors during a furious arena chariot race, and a fateful encounter with Jesus Christ
Escape from Fort Bravo by John Sturges( Visual )

3 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 250 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Any Johhny Reb who tries to escape the Union prison outpost at Fort Bravo faces the unforgiving Arizona Territory desert stretching out before him ... and the even more unforgiving pursuit of Bravo's resolute Captain Roper. Yet there's a common foe that may unite the Civil War rivals: the fierce Mescalero horsemen waging guerilla war against Blue and Gray alike
The graduate( Visual )

4 editions published between 1967 and 2016 in English and held by 248 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Benjamin Braddock has just finished college and is already lost in a sea of confusion and barely contained angst when he becomes sexually involved with the middle-aged mother of the young woman he's dating
 
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The sting
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Quo vadisMutiny on the BountyBen-Hur : a tale of the ChristThe bad and the beautifulBen-HurOklahoma!
Alternative Names
Robert L. Surtees Amerikaans director of photography (1906-1985)

Robert Surtees caméraman américain

Robert Surtees fotografo e direttore della fotografia statunitense

Robert Surtees US-amerikanischer Kameramann

Surtees, Rober L.

Surtees, Robert L.

Surtees, Robert L. 1906-1985

Surtees, Robert Lee

Surtess, Robert L.

Ρόμπερτ Λ. Σέρτις

Роберт Сёртис

רוברט סורטיס צלם קולנוע אמריקאי

رابرت ال. سرتیس

روبرت إل. سورتيس مصور سينمائي أمريكي

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Languages
English (153)

Spanish (12)

German (6)

Italian (6)

Basque (2)

French (1)