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Birnbaum, Roger

Overview
Works: 132 works in 539 publications in 8 languages and 39,698 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Comedy films  Action and adventure films  Science fiction films  Fantasy films  Film adaptations  Romantic comedy films  Crime films  Romance films  Thrillers (Motion pictures) 
Roles: Producer, Author
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works by Roger Birnbaum
Bruce Almighty by Tom Shadyac( Visual )

10 editions published between 2003 and 2013 in English and held by 2,803 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Newly elected to Congress, Evan Baxter has left Buffalo, New York in pursuit of a greater calling. But that calling isn't serving in the illustrious ranks of America's politics, but being summoned by the Almighty himself, who has handed Evan the task of building a new ark. With time passing by and his family belittled by Evan's newfound realization, Evan will have to do the work that God has given him in what promises to be an unusual adventure for a man who just wanted to serve his country. But, Evan might actually be serving all of humanity instead
27 dresses by Anne Fletcher( Visual )

16 editions published in 2008 in 3 languages and held by 2,218 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jane has the kind of selflessness that everyone looks for in a friend. Lately the perennial bridesmaid has begun to feel as if something is missing in her life. Kevin is a local newspaper reporter who spots Jane racing between two receptions - one in Manhattan and the other in Brooklyn. He quickly surmises that her quirky tale may be just the story to get him into the big leagues. Jane butts heads with Kevin just as her younger sister, Tess, shows up in town. Now, Jane is prompted to reevaluate her priorities when her boss - with whom she is secretly in love - falls for her younger sister. As the bride-to-be makes plans to marry, she mistakenly assumes Jane will be happy to take part in the wedding. Jane finally comes to terms with her true feelings and her life begins to change in ways she never expected
Alexander Dumas' The Count of Monte Cristo by Kevin Reynolds( Visual )

19 editions published between 2002 and 2003 in 3 languages and held by 1,971 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Relates a sailor's preparation for and execution of revenge against the three men responsible for his fifteen years in prison
The vow by Michael Sucsy( Visual )

18 editions published between 2012 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 1,656 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young couple have a car accident that puts the wife in a coma. After she wakes up with severe memory loss, her husband sets his sights on winning her heart again
Rush hour 2 by Brett Ratner( Visual )

11 editions published between 2001 and 2007 in English and German and held by 1,639 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

It's vacation time for Det. Carter and he finds himself alongside Det. Lee in Hong Kong wishing for more a little more excitement. Lee is out to track down a Triad gang lord who may be responsible for killing two men at the American Embassy in Hong Kong. Things get complicated as the pair stumble onto a counterfeiting plot between a L.A. crime boss and a Triad leader. A trip back to the U.S. may provide the answers about the bombing, the counterfeiting, and the true allegiance of a sexy customs agent
Underdog by Jason Lee( Visual )

6 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 1,546 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After an accident in the lab of the maniacal Dr. Barsinister, an ordinary beagle named Shoeshine finds he has some unimaginable powers, along with the ability to speak. Underdog vows to protect the citizens of Capitol City, and one beautiful spaniel named Polly Purebred
Flash of genius( Visual )

15 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in 4 languages and held by 1,342 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on the true story of Robert Kearns, a college professor and part-time inventor who invented a device that would eventually be used by every car in the world--and which was stolen by an auto giant. Kearns attempts the impossible: to get justice against an adversary with impossibly deep pockets. Can anyone win against such a resolved, amoral corporate foe? Kearns means to find out
Rush hour 3 by Brett Ratner( Visual )

19 editions published between 2007 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 1,278 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When a Chinese criminal mastermind flees to Paris, there's only one crime fighting duo for the job. Ready to raise cane in the city of lights, Chief Inspector Lee and Detective Carter get themselves caught in an explosive battle between French police, the Triad gang, an angry cabbie and two gorgeous femmes fatales. But, Lee and Carter manage to uncover the secret at the heart of the Triad syndicate
The hitchhiker's guide to the galaxy by Douglas Adams( Visual )

5 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 1,266 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Seconds before Earth is destroyed to make way for a new hyperspace bypass, mild-mannered Arthur Dent is whisked into space by his best friend Ford Prefect, an alien posing as an out-of-work actor. Accompanied by their fellow travellers, Zaphod Beeblebrox, the cool but dim-witted President of the Galaxy, Earth girl Trillian, and Marvin the paranoid android, Arthur and Ford search for the ultimate answer to the mystery of Life, the Universe and Everything - always with a wholly remarkable publication at their side: The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy
Shanghai knights by Alfred Gough( Visual )

10 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in English and held by 1,254 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chon Wang and Roy O'Bannon travel to England to find out who killed Chon's father. The killer steals the Chinese Imperial Seal that Chon's father was protecting. While they are in England, they stumble upon a conspiracy to murder the entire British royal family. Only with the help of Chon's beautiful, but deadly sister, can the trio stop the assassination and return the Imperial Seal to its rightful owners
The recruit by Roger Towne( Visual )

15 editions published between 1980 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 1,248 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Clayton recently completed his studies at MIT. One evening, Clayton is approached by Walter Burke, a recruiter for the CIA, and believes Clayton is just the sort of man the CIA is looking for. Clayton, who has little interest in an ordinary nine-to-five career and accepts the offer. Clayton has to keep in mind Burke's dictum that "nothing is as it seems," especially when Clayton is given a special assignment -- find the mole within the Agency's training program who is actually feeding information to America's enemies
While you were sleeping by Jon Turteltaub( Visual )

26 editions published between 1995 and 2014 in English and Spanish and held by 1,240 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A lonely young woman saves the life of a handsome stranger she has fallen in love with from afar. His family mistakes her for his fiancee, and she goes along because she likes his offbeat family so much. Matters take a hilarious turn when she meets and falls in love with her make-believe lover's brother
Robocop by Paul Verhoeven( Visual )

3 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 1,125 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"In the year 2028, greedy conglomerate OmniCorp uses robotic technology to transform critically injured police officer Alex Murphy (Joel Kinnaman) into the ultimate crime fighter. He's part man, part machine...he's RoboCop! Back on the streets, Murphy is hardwired for law enforcement, but the mind and memories of the human inside long to take over...and the results could be catastrophic."--Container
G. I. Jane by Ridley Scott( Visual )

14 editions published between 1996 and 2010 in English and held by 1,106 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lieutenant O'Neil is the first woman ever given the opportunity to earn a place in the armed forces' most highly skilled combat unit--the elite Navy SEALs. But the already brutal rigors of training camp turn into an unimaginable test of courage and determination once it becomes clear that no one--powerful politicians, top military brass or her male Navy SEAL teammates--wants her to succeed
Dragonfly by David Seltzer( Visual )

8 editions published in 2002 in English and Italian and held by 1,016 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Un urgentologue reçoit des messages de l'au-delà provenant de son épouse morte dans un accident au Venezuela. [Médiafilm]
Reign of fire by Rob Bowman( Visual )

4 editions published between 2002 and 2007 in English and held by 1,015 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In present day London dragons awake. Fast forward 20 years, to a world devastated by their destruction. Fire Chief Quinn, is responsible for warding off the beasts and keeping a community alive in what's left of the world. Into their midst comes a hotshot American, Van Zan, who says he has a way to destroy the beasts and save mankind
Grosse Pointe blank by George Armitage( Visual )

16 editions published between 1997 and 2014 in English and held by 1,011 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An assassin attends his 10-year high school class reunion in Grosse Pointe, Michigan, where he reconnects with his ex-girlfriend
Rush hour by Brett Ratner( Visual )

15 editions published between 1998 and 2010 in English and held by 965 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 young 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
Balls of fury by George Lopez( Visual )

13 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in English and Undetermined and held by 916 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the world of extreme Ping-Pong, the competition is brutal and the stakes are deadly. Down-and-out former professional Ping-Pong phenom Randy Daytona gets sucked into this maelstrom when FBI Agent Rodriguez recruits him for a secret mission. Randy is determined to bounce back and recapture his former glory, all in an effort to smoke out his father's killer. The killer happens to be one of the FBI's Most Wanted, Feng. Two decades out of the game, Randy can't turn his life around and avenge his father's murder without a team of his own. He calls upon the spiritual guidance of blind Ping-Pong Master Wong, and the training expertise of Wong's very sexy niece Maggie, both of whom also have a dark history with Feng. The most unique Ping-Pong tournaments ever staged take place at Feng's mysterious jungle compound. There, Randy faces formidable players, such as his long-ago Olympics opponent, the still-vicious Karl Wolfschtagg
Simon Birch( Visual )

6 editions published between 1999 and 2003 in Spanish and English and held by 898 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ever since doctors proclaimed Simon Birch's birth as a miracle, Simon's sure he's going to be a hero, he's just not sure how
 
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While you were sleeping
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Roger Birnbaum americký filmový producent

Roger Birnbaum Amerikaans filmproducent

Roger Birnbaum producteur de films américain

Roger Birnbaum US-amerikanischer Filmproduzent

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