WorldCat Identities

Pollak, Kevin 1958-

Overview
Works: 194 works in 493 publications in 5 languages and 28,800 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Biography  Juvenile works  Fiction  Film and video adaptations  Comedy films  Detective and mystery films  Caper films  History 
Roles: Actor, Author of screenplay, Performer, Interviewee, Artist
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Kevin Pollak
The usual suspects by Bryan Singer ( Visual )
50 editions published between 1995 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 2,567 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Police investigating an exploded boat on a San Pedro pier discover 27 bodies and $91 million worth of drug money. The only survivors are a severely burned Hungarian terrorist and Roger Kint, a crippled con-man. Reluctantly, Kint is pressured into explaining what happened on the boat. His story begins six weeks earlier with five criminals being dragged in by New York police desperate for suspects in a truck highjacking, and ends with the possible identification of a criminal mastermind
Grumpier old men by Donald Petrie ( Visual )
16 editions published between 1993 and 2009 in English and held by 2,413 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Neighborhood curmudgeons' long-running feud becomes an all-out rivalry when an attractive widow moves into the house across the street
Santa clause 2 by Michael Lembeck ( Visual )
5 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 2,245 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
After eight good years as Santa Claus, things start to get complicated for Scott Calvin when his son ends up on the "naughty" list, and he finds out that according to the rules Santa must be married
A few good men by Aaron Sorkin ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1993 and 2007 in English and held by 2,224 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Cruise stars as a brash Navy lawyer who's teamed with a gung-ho litigator in a politically-explosive murder case. Charged with defending two Marines accused of killing a fellow soldier, they are confronted with complex issues of loyalty and honor - including its most sacred code and its most formidable warrior
Dr. Dolittle 2 by Steven Carr ( Visual )
24 editions published between 2000 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 1,803 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
" ... Dr. Dolittle plays Cupid to a bumbling circus bear to help a group of forest creatures save their habitat. With the aid of his mangy, madcap animal friends, Dolittle must teach this overgrown teddy the ways of true romance in time to save his species and his home!"--Container
Ruby Bridges ( Visual )
10 editions published between 1997 and 2012 in English and held by 1,536 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When bright six year old Ruby is chosen to be the first African-American to integrate her local New Orleans elementary school, she is subjected to the true ugliness of racism for the very first time
Casino by Martin Scorsese ( Visual )
15 editions published between 1996 and 2012 in English and held by 1,355 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
As the opening credits say, the film is "adapted from a true story". The source material is Pileggi's nonfiction biography of Frank "Lefty" Rosenthal, and most of the characters in the film are based on real people
Cop out ( Visual )
10 editions published in 2010 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 1,106 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Two longtime NYPD partners on the trail of a stolen, rare, mint-condition baseball card find themselves up against a merciless, memorabilia-obsessed gangster. Jimmy is the veteran detective whose missing collectible is his only hope to pay for his daughter's upcoming wedding, and Paul is his 'partner-against-crime' whose preoccupation with his wife's alleged infidelity makes it hard for him to keep his eye on the ball
Hostage by Florent Siri ( Visual )
20 editions published between 2001 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,014 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When ex-LAPD officer Jeff Talley became chief of police in a sleepy town, he thought he'd left behind the traumas of his career as a big city hostage negotiator. But when a random crime escalates into a deadly standoff, Talley finds himself thrust into a situation far more volatile and terrifying than anything he could ever imagine
The whole ten yards by Howard Deutch ( Visual )
6 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 900 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Former hitman Jimmy "The Tulip" Tudeski has retired and is living a quite life of cooking and houskeeping in Mexico. Jimmy has been able to convice the authorities he's dead thanks to falsified dental records by his former neighbor Oz, who now lives in Los Angeles. But appearently not everyone has been fooled when Oz's wife, Cynthia, is kidnapped by Lazlo Gogolak and his goons. Gogolak is a member of the Hungarian mafia, and Jimmy previously murdered his son, so he's abducted Cynthia in order to get Oz to reveal Jimmy's current whereabouts
End of days by Peter Hyams ( Visual )
16 editions published between 1999 and 2008 in English and Undetermined and held by 850 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When a burned-out former New York City cop named Jericho is assigned to security detail for a mysterious and foreboding stranger, Jericho thwarts an assassination attempt. During the ensuing investigation, he and his parner save the life of a beautiful and terrified woman, whose destiny involves death, the devil and the fate of mankind
Grace unplugged ( Visual )
8 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and held by 798 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Having just turned eighteen, Grace Trey aspires to more than just singing at her church, where the worship leader is her father, a former pop star. With the help of her dad's former manager, Grace runs away to Los Angeles and begins to taste the kind of stardom she has always dreamed of. Will everything she experiences lead her to reject her faith or rediscover it?
3000 miles to Graceland ( Visual )
4 editions published between 2001 and 2009 in English and held by 712 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A gang pulls off a daring Las Vegas casino heist while disguised as participants in the town's International Elvis Week. On the way to change out the marked money for spendable money, the marked money is stolen
Avalon ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1990 and 2014 in English and held by 575 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The story of several generations of a family, from the arrival of Jewish immigrant Sam Krichinsky in the suburb of Baltimore called Avalon, down through his children and grandchildren. The family goes from poverty to prosperity as the world changes around them, but their love and humor hold the family together
Blizzard ( Visual )
8 editions published between 2003 and 2006 in English and French and held by 571 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A young girl, sad when her best friend moves away, rekindles her holiday spirit as her aunt tells her a tale of a young ice skater, an enchanted reindeer and their heartwarming story of friendship
Red state ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2011 in French and English and held by 523 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Three teenaged boys are lured to the town of Cooper's Dell with the promise of a party. But instead of enjoying the night of their dreams, the teens are plunged into the nightmarish world of Pastor Abin Cooper and the Five Points Trinity, a fundamentalist group with a stockpile of weaponry and a deadly moral agenda. When word of the teens' disappearance reaches the authorities, a military task force is mobilized"--Container
She's all that ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1999 and 2012 in English and held by 465 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A high school jock makes a bet that he can turn an unattractive girl into the school's prom queen
The whole nine yards by Mitchell Kapner ( Visual )
6 editions published between 2000 and 2009 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 465 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The whole ten yards: Thanks to the falsified dental records supplied by his former neighbor Nick 'Oz' Oseransky, retired hitman Jimmy 'The Tulip' Tudeski now spends his days compulsively cleaning his house and perfecting his culinary skills with his wife, Jill, an assassin who has yet to pull off a clean hit. Suddenly, an uninvited and unwelcome connection to their past unexpectedly shows up on the their doorstep: it's Oz. He begs them to help him rescue his wife from the Hungarian mob. To complicate matters even further, the men, who are still out to get Oz, are led by Lazlo Gogolak, a childhood rival of Jimmy's and another notorious hitman
A collection of 2005 Academy Award nominated short films ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 464 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A collection of short films nominated for the 78th Annual Academy Awards, including the winning live action short and the winning animated short
Picture this by Stephen Herek ( Visual )
7 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 418 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Mandy has been invited to the biggest party of the year by the most popular boy in school, but she's grounded. Her father allows her to go study with friends, but insists on checking in every half hour by video cell phone. Can she and her friends devise a way to attend the party under these conditions?
 
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Alternative Names
Pollack, Kevin.
Pollack, Kevin 1958-
Pollak, Kevin E. 1957-
Pollak, Kevin Elliot
Pollak, Kevin Elliot 1958-
Languages
English (206)
French (7)
German (4)
Spanish (4)
Catalan (3)
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