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Birnbaum, Roger

Works: 175 works in 504 publications in 6 languages and 38,036 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Comedy films  Film adaptations  Fantasy films  Legal films  Action and adventure films  History  Science fiction films  Film and video adaptations  Fiction 
Roles: Producer, Author
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by Roger Birnbaum
27 dresses by Guthrie CSD( Visual )

13 editions published in 2008 in English and Spanish and held by 2,177 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jane, a romantic, completely selfless woman who has been a bridesmaid in no less than 27 weddings decides to change her "always-a-bridesmaid" destiny when her sister Tess captures the heart of Jane's boss (and secret crush)
Alexander Dumas' The Count of Monte Cristo by Kevin Reynolds( Visual )

14 editions published between 2002 and 2003 in English and Spanish and held by 1,947 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An innocent man, Edmond Dantes, is imprisoned for years on a godforsaken island while the friend who betrayed him takes Dantes ravishing fiancé for himself. Dantes eventually escapes, recovers a fortune in buried pirate treasure, transforms himself into the mysterious Count of Monte Cristo, and methodically goes about exacting his revenge
Evan almighty( Visual )

7 editions published between 2007 and 2011 in English and held by 1,668 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Newly elected Congressman Evan Baxter has left Buffalo, New York in pursuit of a greater calling. 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, much as Noah did before. With time passing 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
The vow( Visual )

9 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 1,619 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 1,613 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 1,510 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 )

10 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 1,326 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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Shanghai knights by Alfred Gough( Visual )

7 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in English and held by 1,260 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
Rush hour 3 by Long Cheng( Visual )

15 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 1,258 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chief Inspector Lee and Detective Carter join forces once again - this time in Paris. They become caught in a battle between the French police, a Triad gang, an angry cabbie and two gorgeous femmes fatales. Their mission is to uncover the secret at the heart of the Triad syndicate
The hitchhiker's guide to the galaxy by Douglas Adams( Visual )

4 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 1,239 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Arthur Dent and Ford Prefect escape from the Earth moments before its destruction and join forces with Zaphod Beeblebrox on board the Heart of Gold and search for the ultimate question
The recruit by Roger Towne( Visual )

7 editions published between 2003 and 2008 in English and held by 1,234 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 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 )

18 editions published between 1995 and 2012 in English and held by 1,179 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-belive lover's brother
G. I Jane by Ridley Scott( Visual )

14 editions published between 1996 and 2010 in English and held by 1,112 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
Robocop by Paul Verhoeven( Visual )

2 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 1,056 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 side long to take over... and the results could be catastrophic."--Container
Grosse Pointe blank by George Armitage( Visual )

14 editions published between 1997 and 2012 in English and held by 1,014 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
Reign of fire by Rob Bowman( Visual )

4 editions published between 2002 and 2007 in English and held by 1,006 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
Dragonfly by David Seltzer( Visual )

5 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 968 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Joe, is a physician mourning the death of his wife Emily who died in South America, where she was providing medical outreach. Wracked by grief, Joe feels obligated to check in on his wife's pediatric patients, fulfilling a promise he made before she left. Visiting the ward, Joe starts to believe that Emily is using the near-death experiences of her terminal patients to communicate with him, through images the children report seeing in their dreams, and the symbols they are compelled to draw
Rush hour by Brett Ratner( Visual )

11 editions published between 2001 and 2010 in English and held by 917 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 915 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 )

2 editions published between 1998 and 1999 in English and held by 885 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
Alternative Names
Roger Birnbaum americk filmov producent

Roger Birnbaum producteur de films amricain

Roger Birnbaum US-amerikanischer Filmproduzent

Роджер Бирнбаум

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