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Robert Young is a Actor and Director British born on 16 march 1933 at Cheltenham (United-kingdom)

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Birth name Robert William Young
Nationality United-kingdom
Birth 16 march 1933 (87 years) at Cheltenham (United-kingdom)

Robert William Young, est un réalisateur, scénariste et producteur britannique, né le 16 mars 1933 à Cheltenham.

Biography

Robert Young commence sa carrière dans les années 1970, pour sa société de production Hammer Film Productions, avec le film Le Cirque des vampires en 1972, puis il tournera dans les années 1980, des épisodes de séries TV comme Minder (1982-1984) et Bergerac (1983 et 1987). Il a réalisé le film Jane Eyre.

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Robert Young
Robert Young
(6 films)
John Cleese
John Cleese
(3 films)
Eric Idle
Eric Idle
(1 films)
Roger Young
Roger Young
(3 films)
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Filmography of Robert Young (15 films)

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Actor

Claudia
Claudia (1943)
, 1h21
Directed by Edmund Goulding
Origin USA
Genres Drama, Comedy
Themes Théâtre, Films based on plays, Children's films
Actors Dorothy McGuire, Robert Young, Robert Young, Ina Claire, Reginald Gardiner, Olga Baclanova
Roles David
Rating67% 3.386593.386593.386593.386593.38659
La jeune Claudia Naughton rend la vie de son mari David difficile car elle ne supporte pas de vivre loin de sa mère. Elle a également peur que son mari ne la trouve pas assez séduisante. Pour remédier à ces problèmes, Claudia vend la ferme du couple à une chanteuse d'opéra, pour obliger les époux à revenir vivre en ville, près de sa mère. Elle essaie également de rendre son mari jaloux en flirtant avec un voisin. Lorsqu'elle découvre qu'elle est enceinte et que sa propre mère est gravement malade, Claudia doit néanmoins se résoudre à grandir .
Joe Smith, American, 1h3
Directed by Richard Thorpe
Origin USA
Genres Drama, Thriller, Spy, Crime
Themes Spy films
Actors Robert Young, Don Costello, Harvey Stephens, Jonathan Hale, William Tannen, William Tannen
Roles Joe Smith
Rating62% 3.1005553.1005553.1005553.1005553.100555
Alors qu'on lui a demandé de travailler sur un projet ultra-secret, Joe Smith est enlevé. Il refuse de donner des informations malgré les coups et les menaces, et tient le coup en pensant à sa femme et à son fils. Il arrive à s'échapper et à conduire la police au repaire de ses ravisseurs, mais celui qui semblait en être le chef n'y est pas. Plus tard, il arrivera à le reconnaître grâce à sa bague et à le faire arrêter lui aussi.

Director

Eichmann
Eichmann (2007)
, 1h36
Directed by Robert Young, Roger Young
Origin United-kingdom
Genres Drama, Biography, Historical
Themes Spy films, Films about religion, Political films, Films about Jews and Judaism
Actors Thomas Kretschmann, Troy Garity, Stephen Fry, Franka Potente, Srbova Tereza, Stephen Greif
Rating59% 2.95042.95042.95042.95042.9504
The film is based on manuscripts of the interrogations of Adolf Eichmann (Thomas Kretschmann) before he was tried and hanged in a prison in Israel. Eichmann recounts events from his past to a young Israeli officer, Captain Avner Less (Troy Garity), who is faced with the immense task of tricking the skilled manipulator into self-incrimination. While the world waits, Less' countrymen call for immediate execution, forcing him and Eichmann to confront each other in a battle of wills.
Blood Monkey, 1h30
Directed by Robert Young, Robert Malcolm Young
Origin Thailande
Genres Thriller, Action, Adventure, Horror
Themes Films about animals, Natural horror films, Films about apes, Mise en scène d'un mammifère
Actors F. Murray Abraham, Matt Ryan, Amy Manson, Matt Reeves, Laura Aikman, Sebastian Armesto
Rating32% 1.622291.622291.622291.622291.62229
Anthropological professor Conrad Hamilton attempts to study a new species of primate, possibly the missing link between humanity and the great ape, found in a hidden valley deep within the jungles of Thailand. Hamilton's initial research team tries to capture one of these new (and very large) primates, but fail and are all killed. Hamilton and his assistant Chenne, who survive because they are away from the camp site, scour the area looking for clues and remains of their team.
Fierce Creatures, 1h33
Directed by Robert Young, Fred Schepisi, Roger Young
Origin United-kingdom
Genres Comedy, Romance
Themes Films about animals
Actors Jamie Lee Curtis, John Cleese, Kevin Kline, Michael Palin, Robert Lindsay, Ronnie Corbett
Rating63% 3.1991253.1991253.1991253.1991253.199125
The film opens with Willa Weston (Jamie Lee Curtis) arriving in Atlanta to take a high ranking position in a company recently acquired by Octopus Inc.'s owner, Rod McCain (Kevin Kline). After meeting his son, vice president of marketing Vince McCain (also played by Kline), and Rod's assistant Neville, Willa is told by McCain that he has already sold the company where she was to work. Now without a job, Willa agrees to run another recent acquisition, Marwood Zoo, in an attempt to create a business model that can be used for multiple zoos in the future.
Jane Eyre
Jane Eyre (1997)
, 1h48
Directed by Robert Young
Origin United-kingdom
Genres Drama, Romance
Themes Films about children
Actors Samantha Morton, Ciarán Hinds, Gemma Jones, Rupert Penry-Jones, Emily Joyce, Joanna Scanlan
Rating69% 3.498463.498463.498463.498463.49846
Nouvelle adaptation de l'histoire de Jane Eyre, gouvernante de la petite Adèle chez le riche Edward Rochester, homme ombrageux qui ne tarde pas à être sensible aux charmes de la jeune fille. C'est le début d'une folle passion...
Doomsday Gun, 1h46
Directed by Robert Young
Genres Drama, Thriller, Biography, Action, Historical
Actors Frank Langella, Alan Arkin, Kevin Spacey, Clive Owen, James Fox, Michael Kitchen
Rating61% 3.0999253.0999253.0999253.0999253.099925
The young Catholic Gerald Bull is fascinated with large-bore guns, inspired by Jules Verne's novel From The Earth To The Moon. The adult Dr. Gerald Bull's career as a successful large-bore gun designer takes a turn as he is defunded by the U.S. Army; he then produces weapons for China, Israel, and ultimately South Africa which results in his arrest and conviction for illegal arms dealing.
Splitting Heirs, 1h27
Directed by Robert Young, Roger Young
Origin United-kingdom
Genres Comedy
Actors Eric Idle, Rick Moranis, Barbara Hershey, Catherine Zeta-Jones, John Cleese, Sadie Frost
Rating55% 2.7978752.7978752.7978752.7978752.797875
The movie centres on the aristocratic family of the Dukes of Bournemouth (England), upon which misfortune has befallen throughout history, leading it to believe itself cursed. The most recent heir, Thomas Henry Butterfly Rainbow Peace, was left in a restaurant as an infant in the 1960s, by the time his parents remembered him, he had disappeared. Meanwhile, in the 1990s, Tommy Patel (Eric Idle) has grown up in an Asian/Indian family in Southall, never doubting his ethnicity despite being taller than anyone else in the house, fair-haired, blue-eyed, light-skinned - and not liking curry. From the family corner-shop he commutes to the City, where he works for the Bournemouth family's stockbroking firm, handling multimillion-pound deals.
The Worst Witch, 1h10
Directed by Robert Young
Origin United-kingdom
Genres Comedy, Fantasy, Musical
Actors Fairuza Balk, Diana Rigg, Charlotte Rae, Tim Curry, Sabina Franklyn, Su Elliott
Rating70% 3.5463953.5463953.5463953.5463953.546395
The film follows the plot of the 1974 book. The movie centers around Mildred Hubble, who is invariably the school's "Worst Witch." Mildred creates many mishaps, including the incidents of when Mildred turns herself invisible and transforms Ethel into a pig. The climax surrounds Miss Cackle's notorious twin evil sister, Agatha, plotting to take over the Academy. Ultimately Agatha is foiled by Mildred and Mildred establishes herself as the hero for the academy.
Soldier's Home
Directed by Robert Young, Robert Malcolm Young
Genres Drama
Actors Henry Fonda, Nancy Marchand, Richard Backus
Rating67% 3.381473.381473.381473.381473.38147
Soldier's Home is the story of Harold Krebs, who returns from World War I to his home town, and finds challenges in re-entering society.
Romance with a Double Bass
Directed by Robert Young
Origin United-kingdom
Genres Comedy, Romance
Actors John Cleese, Connie Booth, Graham Crowden, Freddie Jones, Jonathan Lynn, Andrew Sachs
Rating73% 3.6853053.6853053.6853053.6853053.685305
Smychkov (Cleese), a bassist, shows up too early for the ball of a beautiful princess, and decides to spend his extra time skinny dipping in the nearby lake. The princess (Booth), meanwhile, has gone fishing at the lake, and later decides to go skinny dipping as well. However, things change when a thief absconds with both Smychkov's and the Princess's clothes, and while the Princess is wandering around, she meets Smychkov. After their initially embarrassing encounter, he tries to help her return to the castle by hiding her in his bass case.
Vampire Circus, 1h27
Directed by Robert Young, Robert Young
Origin United-kingdom
Genres Horror
Themes Circus films, Films about magic and magicians, Medical-themed films, Vampires in film, Films about viral outbreaks
Actors Lynne Frederick, Adrienne Corri, Anthony Higgins, John Moulder-Brown, Domini Blythe, Lalla Ward
Rating63% 3.197783.197783.197783.197783.19778
One evening near the small Austrian village of Stetl, early in the nineteenth century, schoolmaster Albert Müller witnesses his lovely wife Anna taking a little girl, Jenny Schilt, into the castle of Count Mitterhaus, a reclusive nobleman rumored to be a vampire responsible for the disappearances of other children. The rumors prove true, as Anna, who has become Mitterhaus' willing acolyte and mistress, hands the innocent Jenny over to him to be drained of her blood. Men from the village, led by Müller and including Jenny's father Mr. Schilt and the Burgermeister, invade the castle and attack the Count. After the vampire kills several of them, Müller succeeds in driving a wooden stake through his heart. With his dying breath, Mitterhaus curses the villagers, vowing that their children will die to give him back his life. The angry villagers then drag Anna outside and force her to run the gauntlet, but when her husband intervenes, she runs back into the castle where the briefly revived Count tells her to find his cousin Emil at "the Circus of Night". After laying out his body in the crypt, she escapes through an underground tunnel as the villagers blow the castle up with gunpowder and set fire to it.