WorldCat Identities

Kouf, Jim

Overview
Works: 152 works in 367 publications in 5 languages and 8,043 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Juvenile works  Motion picture plays  Motion pictures  Film sequels  Fiction  Comedy films  Film adaptations  Detective and mystery films 
Roles: Author of screenplay, Producer, Creator, Author, Director, Scenarist, Conceptor, Contributor
Classifications: PN1995.9.A3, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Jim Kouf
National treasure 2 by Nicolas Cage( Visual )
9 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 1,889 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When a missing page from the diary of John Wilkes Booth surfaces, Ben Gates' great-great grandfather is suddenly implicated as a key conspirator in the assassination of Abraham Lincoln. The page is one of 18 pages missing from Booth's diary. When doing more research, the conspiracy takes Ben, Abigail, and Riley from Buckingham Palace to the White House - both places they break into - and even stealing a page from a secret book. But in order to see more from the book, their choice is either get elected president or kidnap the President of the United States. So, Ben kidnaps the president. The conspiracy then crosses to Mount Rushmore. Now, Ben will have to clear his family's name so they will no longer be linked to the assassination
Rush hour by Brett Ratner( Visual )
23 editions published between 1998 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 1,075 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Jackie Chan is Inspector Lee, a Hong Kong Detective who helps confiscate millions of dollars worth of stolen Chinese artifacts from crime Lord Juntao. Seeking revenge, Juntao kidnaps the eleven year old daughter of the Chinese consul when he moves to America. Chan is sent as a diplomatic advisor and finds himself paired up with a New York cop (Chris Tucker) - a man who works alone, and wants to stay that way
Snow dogs by Buena Vista( Visual )
8 editions published between 2000 and 2002 in English and German and held by 1,036 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
After being named in his birth mother's will, Miami dentist Ted Brooks travels to Alaska to claim the inheritance, her team of sled dogs; Now he must learn how to race them or give them up to a crusty mountain man who wants the dogs for himself
Grimm ( Visual )
5 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and French and held by 628 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Portland homicide Detective Nick Burkhardt discovers he is descended from an elite line of criminal profilers known as 'Grimms', charged with keeping balance between humanity and the mythological creatures
National treasure, book of secrets ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2008 and 2011 in English and held by 352 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When a missing page from the diary of John Wilkes Booth surfaces, Ben Gates' great-great grandfather is suddenly implicated as a key conspirator in the assassination of Abraham Lincoln. The page is one of 18 pages missing from Booth's diary. When doing more research, the conspiracy takes Ben, Abigail, and Riley from Buckingham Palace to the White House - both places they break into - and even stealing a page from a secret book. But in order to see more from the book, their choice is either get elected president or kidnap the President of the United States. So, Ben kidnaps the president. The conspiracy then crosses to Mount Rushmore. Now, Ben will have to clear his family's name so they will no longer be linked to the assassination
National treasure by Nicolas Cage( Visual )
15 editions published between 2005 and 2011 in English and held by 346 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A man obsessed with finding the legendary Knights Templar Treasure, the greatest fortune known to man, tries to find and decipher ancient riddles that will lead him to it. In a race against time and dogged by a ruthless enemy who also wants the riches, he must steal the Declaration of Independence to get a key clue to the mystery before the treasure falls into dangerous hands
Operation Dumbo drop ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1996 and 2014 in French and English and held by 336 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Wartime comedy based on the true story of a U.S. Army mission to deliver (by air) a full-grown elephant to a remote Southeast Asian village in an attempt to win the "hearts and minds" of the villagers
Taxi by Queen Latifah( Visual )
12 editions published between 2004 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 331 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Belle is New York's finest cabbie, whose taxi-driving expertise, not to mention her loaded-to-the-max vehicle, comes in handy when an overeager young undercover cop must crack a bank robbery plot hatched by a gang of sexy supermodels.--Container
Another stakeout ( Visual )
7 editions published between 1993 and 2011 in English and held by 328 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Once again Seattle detectives Chris Leece and Bill Reimers are teaming up on a stakeout, but this time they're bringing along a headstrong female partner, Gina Garrett and her mischievous dog, Archie. together, they're posing as the perfect family and it looks like these unlikely housemates might just catch their suspect..if they don't kill each other first"--Container
Stakeout by John Badham( Visual )
7 editions published between 1987 and 2005 in English and held by 245 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A pair of Seattle detectives begin a routine stakeout of an escaped convict's girlfriend's apartment, until one of them falls for the girl
Gang related ( Visual )
12 editions published between 1997 and 2004 in 3 languages and held by 129 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Detectives Divinci and Rodriguez practice their own deadly brand of street justice: setting up drug deals, seizing the money for themselves and then murdering the dealers. It's a lucrative racket that has worked without a hitch for months. But when they discover that their latest victim was an undercover officer with the Drug Enforcement Agency, they are forced to initiate a dangerous scheme to save their own lives. Rodriquez are trapped in a tornado of suspicion, betrayal and murder in which they can trust no one ... not even each other
Disorganized crime ( Visual )
11 editions published between 1989 and 2011 in English and French and held by 124 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A gang of professional criminals have everything it takes to rob a bank -- except their boss, a car and a plan
American dreamer ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2005 and 2009 in English and held by 113 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A housewife wins a trip to Paris as a prize from a mystery writing contest. Silly from a blow on the head, she begins living the fictional life of her favorite literary adventure
Class ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1983 and 2010 in English and French and held by 88 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A private school student's first love is an older woman he meets at a Chicago bar. Complications arise when she turns out to be his roommate's mother
The Hidden ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1993 and 2000 in 3 languages and held by 86 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A sci-fi thriller in which a series of bizarre, inexplicable robberies and murders have L.A. police detective Tom Beck totally baffled. It doesn't help when mysterious F.B.I. agent Lloyd Gallagher tells him that a ruthless extraterrestrial creature is invading the bodies of innocent victims--transforming them into inhuman killers with an intense fondness for heavy metal music, red Ferraris and unspeakable violence!
Secret admirer ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1985 and 2010 in English and held by 66 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Michael Ryan receives a passionate anonymous love letter on the last day of school. Michael also has a crush on Deborah Anne Fimple. His friends manage to convince Michael that Deborah is the one who sent the letter
National treasure ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 65 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When a missing page from the diary of John Wilkes Booth surfaces, Ben Gates' great-great grandfather is suddenly implicated as a key conspirator in the assassination of Abraham Lincoln. The page is one of 18 pages missing from Booth's diary. When doing more research, the conspiracy takes Ben, Abigail, and Riley from Buckingham Palace to the White House - both places they break into - and even stealing a page from a secret book. But in order to see more from the book, their choice is either get elected president or kidnap the President of the United States. So, Ben kidnaps the president. The conspiracy then crosses to Mount Rushmore. Now, Ben will have to clear his family's name so they will no longer be linked to the assassination
A fork in the road ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2010 and 2012 in English and held by 62 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Will, an escaped convict, takes refuge in a barn on the same night the owners, April and Martin, get into a terrible fight. After a gunshot is heard, April drags Martin's body outside and discovers Will. He convinces her that they must help each other or they will both go to prison. When the two attempt to dispose of the body, they find he is not dead after all. Now the task of disposal turns into a kidnapping nightmare and they find they must make some hard choices to keep from losing it all
Rush hour 3 film collection: Rush hour ; Rush hour 2 ; Rush hour 3 ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 51 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Rush hour 3: When a Chinese criminal flees to Paris Lee and Carter find themselves in the middle of a battle between the French police and the Triad gang
Stakeout (1987) shooting script by Jim Kouf( )
2 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 47 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names

controlled identity Hunt, Bob, 1951-

Hunt, Bob 1951-
Kouf James Jr 1951-....
Kouf, M. James
Kouf, M. James Jr 1951-
Languages
English (124)
French (13)
German (2)
Chinese (1)
Danish (1)
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