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Kent, Rolfe

Overview
Works: 212 works in 597 publications in 6 languages and 33,518 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Comedy films  Film and video adaptations  Fantasy films  Biography  Fiction  History  Romantic comedy films  Fantasy comedies (Motion pictures) 
Roles: Composer, Performer, Conductor, Instrumentalist, Scenarist
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Rolfe Kent
Up in the air by Jason Reitman ( Visual )
26 editions published between 1985 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 2,313 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Ryan Bingham is a corporate downsizing expert who flies all over the world on business. Just as he is on the cusp of reaching ten million frequent flyer miles, and meeting the frequent traveler woman of his dreams, his company grounds him. When Bingham goes on his last cross country firing expedition, he will learn that life isn't about the journey, but about the connections made along the way
Legally blonde by Robert Luketic ( Visual )
19 editions published between 2001 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 2,287 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When a blonde sorority queen is dumped by her boyfriend, she decides to follow him to law school to get him back and, once there, learns she has more legal savvy than she ever imagined
About Schmidt by Jack Nicholson ( Visual )
16 editions published between 2002 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 2,163 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Warren Schmidt is at sea after being left a widower shortly after retiring from a lifetime as an actuary at Woodmen of the World Insurance in Omaha, Nebraska. He matter-of-factly explains that, since he is 67, retired, and a widower, he should be dead within nine years--this in a letter to the African boy he is sponsoring through a charitable relief organization. As daughter Jeannie's wedding to waterbed salesman fiancé Randall looms, Warren sets out for Denver in his Winnebago Adventurer to attend, and discovers along the way that slavish devotion to an insurance company hasn't exactly made for a life well spent
Mean girls by Lindsay Lohan ( Visual )
12 editions published between 2004 and 2011 in English and Spanish and held by 2,055 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When a young girl who has lived in Africa and been homeschooled moves to New York, she must enter a public high school. Survival of the fittest takes on a whole new meaning when she falls for the ex-boyfriend of the leader of the most fashionable clique in school
Wedding crashers by David Dobkin ( Visual )
9 editions published between 2005 and 2007 in English and held by 1,873 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
John and Jeremy are single guys in their mid-30s who mediate divorces in D.C. Their summer social life consists of wedding crashing in order to meet young women for a one-night stand. As John thinks about growing up, Jeremy convinces him to go to one more wedding, this one is for the daughter of the Treasury Secretary. Each catches the eye of a bridesmaid, who happen to be daughters of the host. Jeremy quickly scores with Gloria, who proves to be a psycho clinger. John, on the other hand, wants real romance with Claire, but she has a boyfriend. Now John needs to convince Jeremy to stick around long enough so he can woo Claire. John has one more problem to deal with - telling Claire the truth about himself before someone else does
Just like Heaven by Mark S Waters ( Visual )
9 editions published between 2004 and 2006 in English and held by 1,624 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Elizabeth is a dedicated, workaholic doctor who is much to busy to have a life. One night, she gets into a terrible car accident and dies. She becomes a spirit stuck between heaven and earth. She doesn't realize that she is dead and thinks nothing has happened. That is until she meets David, a lonely architect, who has rented her old apartment. David thinks he is going crazy when he sees Elizabeth's spirit and tries everyway he can think of to get rid of her, but she just won't go away. Although the two are complete opposites, they somehow manage to form a relationship
Legally blonde 2 red, white & blonde by Sally Field ( Visual )
8 editions published between 2002 and 2006 in English and held by 1,605 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When she's fired from her job at an upscale law firm for voicing her stance against the testing of cosmetics on animals, Elle heads to Capitol Hill to fight for her cause before Congress. Once there, she runs into plenty of adversity and red-tape and can't seem to find anyone who will listen to her proposals. She meets and befriends an elderly bellman who's been around long enough to know the ins and outs of the political machine. With his help, Elle attempts to convince disillusioned U.S. Representative Rudd to help her get her voice heard in front of the stodgy old coots of the legislative branch
17 again by Shi di er si ( Visual )
12 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 1,549 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A man whose life didn't quite turn out how he wanted it to wishes he could go back to high school and change it. He wakes up one day and is seventeen again and gets the chance to rewrite his life
The men who stare at goats by George Clooney ( Visual )
8 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and held by 1,424 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Kevin Spacey, George Clooney and Ewan McGregor star in this war spoof based on the non-fiction book by Jon Ronson. With a freshly-failed marriage behind him, rookie reporter Bob Wilton (McGregor) decides to lose himself in the romance of war by travelling to Iraq to report from the front line. Bob gets more than he bargains for when he meets Lyn Cassady (Clooney), a 'psychic' special forces agent who reveals the existence of a secret, New Age-influenced military unit whose goal is to put an end to war by using mind control techniques, peace and love as taught in Vietnam in the early 1970s by 'New Earth Army' founder Bill Django (Jeff Bridges). When Bob and Lyn set out together across the Kuwait border into Iraq, they get kidnapped and end up in a secret desert training camp run by Django's treacherous former student Larry Hooper (Spacey), who is running a lab of bizarre paranormal experiments aided by his former mentor, now a spaced-out alcoholic
Ghosts of girlfriends past ( Visual )
7 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and French and held by 1,403 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Connor Mead is the kind of guy who dumps three girlfriends - at one time and by teleconference. So when he goes home to attend his brother's wedding, he has a singular goal in mind: score with the only bridesmaid he has somehow managed to miss. But the ghost of his departed Uncle Wayne - who taught him to love 'em and then leave 'em - has another goal in mind: restore Connor's lost faith in true love. This will be a tough assignment, one that will require many past girlfriends and the ghosts of his past, present and future
Kate & Leopold by Hugh Jackman ( Visual )
21 editions published between 2002 and 2011 in 5 languages and held by 1,393 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Summary: Kate and her actor brother live in 21st century New York. Her ex-boyfriend, Stuart, has found a spot near the Brooklyn Bridge where there is a gap in time-- one can return to the 19th century. Stuart goes back to the 1870s and takes pictures, then is followed back to New York by Leopold. Leopold gets help with fitting into the 21st century from Kate's brother Charlie, and meets Kate herself. Kate is climbing the corporate ladder in advertising, but her growing feelings for Leopold cause her to reevaluate her priorities in life
Freaky Friday by Mark S Waters ( Visual )
13 editions published between 1992 and 2004 in 4 languages and held by 1,376 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A mother and her daughter are always fighting and screaming at each other. Each thinks that the other has it so easy. Then, thanks to a magical fortune cookie, they switch personalities and bodies and discover each other's problems and complications. And they end up gaining a little respect for each other's point of view. But they need to be changed back by Saturday, because the mother is getting married!
Young adult ( Visual )
10 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 1,309 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Mavis Gary, una antigua reina del baile de fin de curso de 37 años y escritora de novelas para jóvenes adultos, vuelve a su antiguo hogar para revivir sus días de gloria y conquistar a su ahora casado novio de adolescencia
The matador by Richard Shepard ( Visual )
6 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and French and held by 1,266 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A struggling salesman forms an unexpected bond with a lonely hit man who suspects he's "lost his touch."
Killers ( Visual )
7 editions published between 2010 and 2013 in English and Spanish and held by 1,210 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"He's tall, dark and handsome with a hint of mystery. What more does Jen (Katherine Heigl) need to know about Spencer (Ashton Kutcher), the man who's just swept her off her feet down in the French Riviera? Well, maybe that he's a professional spy whose special talent is assassination. But no matter, neither bullets nor bombs nor bad guys with big guns can keep these two from living happily ever after--if they can get through the day alive"--Container
Michelangelo artist and man ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1994 and 2004 in English and held by 939 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
He is one of the greatest artists of all time, a man whose name has become synonymous with the word masterpiece: Michelangelo Buonarotti. Creator of unparalleled works of art painted on canvas and plaster, carved in marble and built from stone, Michelangelo created a legacy of art treasured by the world: The ceiling of the Sistine Chapel, the heroic marble sculpture of David, and the central plan for Saint Peter's Cathedral in Rome. Was he the tortured and lonely man who suffered agonies in pursuit of his art, as he is often portrayed?
Sideways by Alexander Payne ( Visual )
16 editions published between 2004 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 814 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Miles a divorced man and Jack his libertine friend take a road trip through California's wine country to celebrate Jack's final bachelor days. They indulge in wine, women and a yearning for the past, but eventually collide with reality
Failure to launch ( Visual )
6 editions published between 2006 and 2012 in Spanish and English and held by 653 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Tripp is a thirty something slacker, but that doesn't mean that he is ready to give up the many benefits of living at home with his mom and dad. His desperate parents have had enough though, and after years of gentle nudging they soon realize that it is going to take a concerted effort to get Tripp out so they can enjoy their twilight years in peace. Realizing that their only hope for riding themselves of their reluctant-to-leave son, Al and Sue hope that on the off-chance Tripp will meet the woman of his dreams, the two enlist the help of a beautiful and talented woman in providing the romantic incentive needed to finally get their son out of the family home
40 days and 40 nights ( Visual )
5 editions published between 2002 and 2004 in English and held by 592 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
After being dumped by his girlfriend, Matt sleeps with every girl he meets. Finally, Matt decides the only way to stop his sex obsession is to go 40 days and 40 nights living in a world of total abstinence. Then Matt meets Erica and the betting begins to see how long Matt can hold out
The lucky ones by Neil Burger ( Visual )
3 editions published in 2009 in English and Spanish and held by 553 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Colee, TK and Cheever are three soldiers who return home from the Iraq War after suffering injuries. They learn that life has moved on without them. The three end up on an unexpected road trip across the U.S. Colee is on a mission to bring her boyfriend's guitar back to his family. TK is seeking the confidence to face his wife after a shrapnel injury threatens his sexual function. Cheever is a middle-aged man who is planning to hit the casinos in a desperate effort to pay for his son's college tuition
 
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Alternative Names
Kent, Rolfe R.
Kent, Rolfe Robin.
Languages
English (165)
Spanish (31)
French (11)
German (6)
Italian (1)
Multiple languages (1)
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