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Kamen, Robert Mark

Works: 182 works in 578 publications in 6 languages and 19,383 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Fiction  Young adult works  Film and video adaptations  Juvenile works  Film adaptations  Western films  Comedy films  Film sequels  Action and adventure films 
Roles: Author of screenplay, Creator, Scenarist, Bibliographic antecedent, Conceptor, Author of dialog, Adapter
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Publications about Robert Mark Kamen
Publications by Robert Mark Kamen
Most widely held works by Robert Mark Kamen
The karate kid by John G Avildsen( visu )
43 editions published between 1984 and 2011 in 5 languages and held by 3,857 libraries worldwide
Daniel, a fatherless teenager, arrives in Los Angeles from the East and faces the difficult taks of making friends. He becomes the object of bullying by a gang of karate students when he strikes up a relationship with Ali, the gang leader's girlfriend. Daniel asks Miyagi, a master of martial arts, to help him learn karate. Daniel then prepares himself both mentally and physically for the fight of his life
Taken by Pierre Morel( visu )
28 editions published between 2008 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 2,109 libraries worldwide
Kim is seventeen years-old and the pride and joy of her father, the ex-CIA agent Bryan Mills. Bryan left the agency to stay near Kim in California. Kim lives with her mother Lenore and her wealthy stepfather Stuart. Kim convinces the reluctant Bryan to sign an authorization form so she can travel to Paris with her friend Amanda. When they arrive, they share a cab with a stranger named Peter. Amanda tells him that they are alone in Paris. While Bryan is on the phone with Kim, Albanese gang members break into the apartment where the girls are staying. Bryan has Kim give him a detailed description of what she sees and hears. He tells her she is about to be kidnapped. Bryan promises Kim that he will come and get her. He immediately travels to Paris to find Kim and Amanda. He has four days to find her and he uses his special skills and contacts to get her back and seek his revenge
The fifth element by Luc Besson( visu )
49 editions published between 1996 and 2010 in 5 languages and held by 1,499 libraries worldwide
Two hundred and fifty years in the future, life as we know it is threatened by the arrival of Evil. Only the Fifth Element can stop the Evil from extinguishing life, as it tries to do every five thousand years
Taken 2 ( visu )
12 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and French and held by 1,376 libraries worldwide
Liam Neeson returns as Bryan Mills, an ex-CIA operative who finds himself taken hostage along with his wife. To survive, Bryan must enlist the help of an unlikely ally and use his brutally efficient skills to take out his kidnappers
The transporter by Cory Yuen( visu )
23 editions published between 2002 and 2009 in English and held by 1,318 libraries worldwide
Frank is the best at what he does -- transporting dangerous or illegal goods. His latest shipment, a beautiful young woman, brings deadly complications to his delivery plans. He must kick into overdrive and fight to save his cargo, and his life
Transporter 3 ( visu )
24 editions published between 2008 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,078 libraries worldwide
Valentina is the kidnapped daughter of a Ukranian government official. Frank Martin is given an offer he cannot refuse and ends up putting on his driving gloves to deliver Valentina from Marseilles to Odessa on the Black Sea. En route, he has to deal with the thugs who want to intercept Valentina's safe delivery. On top of that, he cannot let his personal feelings get in the way of his dangerous objective
Transporter 2 ( visu )
15 editions published between 2005 and 2012 in English and Spanish and held by 1,038 libraries worldwide
When ex-Special Forces operative Frank Martin, aka "The Transporter," is implicated in the kidnapping by Columbian drug dealers of the son of a government narcotics control policymaker, he sets to work recovering the boy and exposing the kidnappers
Colombiana by Olivier Megaton( visu )
14 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 987 libraries worldwide
" ... a young woman ... has grown up to be an assassin after witnessing the murder of her parents as a child. Turning herself into a professional killer, she remains focused on her ultimate goal: to hunt down and get revenge on the mobster responsible for her parents' deaths"--Container
The karate kid by John G Avildsen( visu )
15 editions published between 1989 and 2007 in 4 languages and held by 676 libraries worldwide
The Karate Kid Daniel LaRusso (Macchio), has an upcoming tournament in which he is the target of vicious student Mike Barnes (Kanan). Mr. Miyagi (Morita) instructs LaRusso not to compete, but LaRusso's pride sends him to instructor Terry Silver who is secretly setting LaRusso up to be the loser
The karate kid by John G Avildsen( visu )
21 editions published between 1986 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 665 libraries worldwide
Daniel accompanies Miyagi to Okinawa where he becomes entangled in an old feud with Miyagi's lifelong enemy
Taps ( visu )
4 editions published between 2001 and 2011 in English and held by 600 libraries worldwide
"When a fiercely devoted group of military school cadets learns that their school is being sold to real estate developers, they refuse to accept defeat-- instead choosing to rise up together to protect the academy and their honor. But the brave young soldiers soon learn that the most courageous decisions can sometimes have unexpected and even fatal consequences!"--Container
Kiss of the dragon ( visu )
15 editions published between 2001 and 2006 in English and Spanish and held by 577 libraries worldwide
While on a mission in Paris, China's top secret agent must team up with a call girl after he is falsely accused of murder
Bandidas ( visu )
7 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 532 libraries worldwide
"An hiliarious, action packed western. Determined to avenge the deaths of their fathers, they vow to seize the ill-gotten gains of Tyler Jackson. With help from a retired bank robber and a jittery criminologist these two beauties become unlikely outlaws, blazing a trail of larceny and laughter across Mexico."--P. [4] of cover
Lethal weapon 3 by Richard Donner( visu )
13 editions published between 1992 and 2009 in English and French and held by 447 libraries worldwide
Further action by Riggs and Murtagh, L.A. police detectives, whose work routine is anything but routine, joined by an Internal Affairs investigator who loves taking risks as much as Riggs does
The karate kid by B. B Hiller( Book )
2 editions published in 1984 in English and held by 422 libraries worldwide
He taught him that the secret to Karate lies in the mind and heart. Not in the hands
The Karate Kid collection ( visu )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 253 libraries worldwide
Karate Kid, Part III: When Mr. Miyagi refuses to help him prepare for an upcoming tournament, Daniel finds a new mentor, unaware that an old enemy is setting him up
Growing up Hasidic : education and socialization in the Bobover Hasidic community by Robert Mark Kamen( Book )
8 editions published between 1975 and 1997 in English and held by 234 libraries worldwide
The next karate kid : a novel by B. B Hiller( Book )
2 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 203 libraries worldwide
Based on the sequel to the smash hit movie The Karate Kid, this novel tells the powerful story of a young woman's struggle. Julie Pierce had hoped karate would help her teach a lesson to the Alpha Elite bullies, but her teacher, Mr. Miyagi, tells her that real strength comes from the heart. But will it be enough? Color photos from the movie
The karate kid, part III by B. B Hiller( Book )
3 editions published in 1989 in English and held by 184 libraries worldwide
When Daniel returns to California after winning the All-Valley Championship in karate, he finds his old enemies are waiting to fight him
A walk in the clouds by Alfonso Arau( visu )
19 editions published between 1995 and 2009 in 4 languages and held by 134 libraries worldwide
After returning from World War II, a young G.I. finds he has little in common with the wife he left behind. Disillusioned, he heads north to work as a traveling salesman where he meets the daughter of a wealthy vineyard owner. On her way home, she is terrified of what her father will do when he learns she is unmarried and pregnant. The young man gallantly offers to help by posing as her husband for one night, unaware that doing so will change both of their lives forever
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Alternative Names
Kamen, Robert
ケイメン, ロバート・M
English (243)
French (36)
Spanish (15)
Catalan (7)
German (4)
Multiple languages (4)
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