WorldCat Identities

Garant, Robert Ben 1970-

Works: 163 works in 455 publications in 7 languages and 16,160 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Comedy films  Action and adventure films  Film adaptations  Fantasy comedies (Motion pictures)  Fantasy films  Crime films  Fiction  Juvenile works  Sports films 
Roles: Author of screenplay, Author, Actor, Scenarist, Conceptor, Director, Bibliographic antecedent, Adapter, Performer, Producer, Restager
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by Robert Ben Garant
Night at the museum by Ben Stiller( Visual )

50 editions published between 2006 and 2017 in English and Spanish and held by 3,555 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chaos reigns at the natural history museum when night watchman Larry Daley (Ben Stiller) accidentally stirs up an ancient curse, awakening Attila the Hun, an army of gladiators, a T. rex and other exhibits. Larry tries desperately to keep marauding Neanderthals and Mayans in check, fighting a losing battle until President Teddy Roosevelt (Robin Williams) comes to the rescue. Owen Wilson and Dick Van Dyke co-star in this family-friendly fantasy
Night at the Museum by Ben Stiller( Visual )

25 editions published between 2009 and 2017 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,444 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When the Museum of Natural History is closed for renovations, the museum pieces are moved into federal storage at the famous Smithsonian Institution. It houses the world's largest museum complex with more than 136 million items in its collections. These range from the plane Amelia Earhart flew on her non-stop solo flight across the Atlantic and Al Capone's rap sheet and mug shot to Dorothy's ruby slippers. From Fonzie's leather jacket to Archie Bunker's lounge chair. After stealing a security guard's ID badge, Larry Daley slips into the Archives of the Smithsonian, where Kahmunrah, an evil Pharaoh, comes to life with the reestablishing of The Tablet as a magical force in the museum. It brings the old exhibits and new exhibits to life, and in conflict with each other. Larry enlists the help of Amelia Earhart
Herbie fully loaded by Walt Disney( Visual )

4 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 1,486 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Maggie Peyton wants to join her family's dynasty of race car drivers, but her father worries that she'll get hurt. As a college graduation gift, he buys Maggie a junked-out Volkswagen Beetle, which turns out to be Herbie, a car with a mind of its own. Soon Maggie and Herbie are racing against an arrogant racing champion and duking it out with monster trucks
Baywatch by Seth Gordon( Visual )

5 editions published in 2017 in English and held by 1,299 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dwayne Johnson and Zac Efron team up and go way beyond the call of duty in this wild and outrageous action packed comedy. When a dangerous crime wave hits the beach, legendary Lt. Mitch Buchannon (Johnson) leads his elite squad of badass lifeguards on a mission to prove you don't have to wear a badge to save the bay. Joined by a trio of hotshot recruits including former Olympian Matt Brody (Efron), th ey'll ditch the surf and go deep undercover to take down a ruthless businesswoman (Priyanka Chopra, TV's Quantico), whose devious plans threaten the future of the bay. -- Back of container
The pacifier by Vin Diesel( Visual )

9 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,116 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lt. Shane Wolfe is a tough-as-nails Navy SEAL who has controlled military operations in every corner of the globe. Now, the ultimate test comes when he's assigned to protect the home front, as in a house loaded with five out-of-control kids. But even when he trades combat gear for diapers and juice boxes, it becomes more than just a babysitting job
Balls of fury by George Lopez( Visual )

22 editions published between 2007 and 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 946 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
Writing movies for fun and profit! : how we made a billion dollars at the box office and you can, too! by Robert Ben Garant( Book )

9 editions published between 2011 and 2014 in English and held by 710 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A guide to screenwriting by two authors who have actually done it, full of secret insider information about how to conquer the Hollywood studio system: how to write, pitch, structure, and get drunk with the best and most successful of them. If you are aiming to win an Oscar, this is not the book for you! But if you can type a little, and can read and speak English, then you too can start turning your words into money. The authors provide the kind of tips you won't find anywhere else, including: the art of pitching; getting your foot in the door; taking notes from movie stars; how to get fired and rehired ; how to get credit and royalties.--From ppublisher description
Reno 911!: Miami : the movie( Visual )

5 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in English and held by 495 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Short-shorts bedecked Lt. Dangle and company head to Miami for the American Police Convention. No sooner can you say "bio-terrorism" than the hotel is quarantined. The Wahoe County's hapless misfits get shut out when their credentials can't be found. But the crew must step in and save the city from "complete chaos." Complete chaos ensues
Night at the museum : a junior novelization by Leslie Goldman( Book )

3 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in English and held by 424 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Larry gets a job as a security guard at the Museum of Natural History and on his first night finds out the museum's exhibits come to life
Taxi by Carlos Saura( Visual )

15 editions published between 2004 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 368 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Belle Williams is beautiful, tough and sexy not to mention renowned for weaving her taxi through New York's city streets at speeds upwards of 135 miles per hour! Detective Andy Washburn, young, handsome and eager, is one of New York's finest, but one of the Big Apple's worst drivers. Hot on the stiletto heels of four sexy Brazillian bank robbers, Washburn convinces Belle to team up with him to pursue the quartet of crooks."--Back cover
Jessabelle( Visual )

10 editions published between 2014 and 2015 in English and held by 329 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Returning to her childhood home in Louisiana to recuperate from a horrific car accident, Jessabelle comes face to face with a long-tormented spirit that has been seeking her return, and has no intention of letting her escape
Reno 911!( Visual )

3 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in English and held by 283 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The complete first season chronicles the adventures of one of the most dysfunctional police forces in America in all their deranged glory! Includes all 14 episodes, plus bonus special features. As seen on Comedy Central
Let's go to prison by Xxx( Visual )

6 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 236 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

John Lyshitski likes to steal cars, has a weed problem, and has been in Illinois' Rossmore State Penitentiary so many times, he knows the entire population of both staff and cons by name. Cursed with being in the wrong place, at the wrong time, in possession of the wrong car, he's a repeat offender who has been deemed a lost cause. When the heartless judge, who has been behind most of his sentences, goes to the big court house in the sky, John decides to ruin the man's legacy by having the judge's only offspring, Nelson, thrown into jail right along with him. John learns that you have to do unto others as you would have others do unto you
Night at the museum : battle of the Smithsonian by Michael Anthony Steele( Book )

6 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 219 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Larry goes to rescue his friends when they are moved to the Smithsonian, but he and some old and new friends must battle an Egyptian pharaoh and his army of villains for control of the tablet that brings museum exhibits to life
Reno 911!( Visual )

2 editions published in 2005 in Undetermined and English and held by 185 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An irreverent look at what goes on behind-the-scenes in the city of Reno's police department
Reno 911( Visual )

4 editions published between 2006 and 2010 in English and held by 182 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ride along with the deputies of Reno, Nevada's Sheriff's Department. From a stint in prison to an accidental cat killing to close encounters of the SARS kind, you can expect nothing but foolish choices and utter mediocrity from these law enforcement officials
The veil( Visual )

6 editions published between 2015 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 146 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Thirty years after members of a religious cult committed mass suicide, the lone survivor returns to the scene of the tragedy with a documentary crew in tow
The state( Visual )

2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 142 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

One of the sharpest, funniest, and most underrated shows of the '90s. A comedic gem that rocked Generation X with slapstick, smarts, and witty sarcasm
Hell baby( Visual )

8 editions published between 2011 and 2013 in English and held by 135 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Expectant couple Jack and Vanessa move into a fixer-upper in New Orleans that is also haunted and has a demonic curse on it. Things get out of control for the couple and their neighbor, Vanessa's psychiatrist, her sister, and the detectives looking into the increasing body count. Only two priests-the Vatican's exorcism team-can help them, or so they think. Co-written and directed by Thomas Lennon and Robert Ben Garant, the duo also plays the exorcism team from the Vatican
Night at the museum by Robert Ben Garant( Visual )

17 editions published between 2009 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 120 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this sequel to the original 'Night at the museum', Ben Stiller stars as Larry Daley, a former night watchman at the Museum of Natural History, where the exhibits come alive after dark. Larry's former nocturnal friends are now being retired to the archives of the Smithsonian Institution and he becomes involved in a battle against a cranky Egyptian pharoah who plans to take over the museum ... and the world!
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Writing movies for fun and profit! : how we made a billion dollars at the box office and you can, too!
Night at the museum : a junior novelizationNight at the museum : battle of the SmithsonianReno 911!Reno 911
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