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Simonsen, Rob 1978-

Works: 138 works in 465 publications in 4 languages and 27,507 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Comedy films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Romantic comedy films  Romance films  Film adaptations  Coming-of-age films  Biographical films  Fantasy films  Crime films 
Roles: Composer, Conductor, Author, Musician, msd, Performer, Director, Other
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by Rob Simonsen
Foxcatcher by Bennett Miller( Visual )

22 editions published between 2014 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 2,052 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Based on true events, the dark and fascinating story of the unlikely and ultimately tragic relationship between an eccentric multi-millionaire and two champion wrestlers"--Back of container
(500) days of Summer by Marc Webb( Visual )

31 editions published between 2009 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,962 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

For Tom, it was love at first sight when Summer Finn walked into the greeting card company where he worked. Summer is the new administrative assistant. Soon, Tom knows that Summer is the woman with whom he wants to spend the rest of his life. Although Summer does not believe in relationships or boyfriends, Tom and Summer become more than just friends. Through the trials and tribulations of Tom and Summer's relationship, Tom could always count on the advice of his two best friends, McKenzie and Paul. However, it's Rachel, Tom's adolescent sister, who is his voice of reason. After all is said and done, Tom is the one who ultimately has to make the choice to listen or not
The upside( Visual )

12 editions published in 2019 in English and held by 1,838 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A recently paroled ex-convict, Dell, strikes up an unusual and unlikely friendship with a quadriplegic billionaire, Philip Lacasse, in this funny and warm-hearted buddy comedy. From worlds apart, Dell and Philip form an unlikely bond, bridging their differences and gaining invaluable wisdom in the process, giving each man a renewed sense of passion for all of life's possibilities
Love, Simon by Greg Berlanti( Visual )

18 editions published in 2018 in 3 languages and held by 1,821 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Everyone deserves a great love story, but for seventeen year old Simon Spier, it's a little more complicated. He hasn't told his family or friends that he's gay, and he doesn't know the identity of the anonymous classmate that he's fallen for online. Resolving both issues proves hilarious, terrifying and life changing
Gifted by Marc Webb( Visual )

8 editions published in 2017 in English and held by 1,669 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Frank Adler is a single man raising a child prodigy, his spirited young niece Mary, in a coastal town in Florida. Frank's plans for a normal school life for Mary are foiled when the seven-year-old's mathematical abilities come to the attention of Frank's formidable mother Evelyn, whose plans for her granddaughter threaten to separate Frank and Mary
The way way back by Liam James( Visual )

9 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and held by 1,505 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

While fourteen year old Duncan is being dragged on a family trip with his mom and her overbearing boyfriend, he finds a gregarious friend at a local water park. The two form a powerful bond as Duncan learns to swim through the challenges of life, love, family and friendship, resulting in a vacation he'll never forget
The Age of Adaline by Lee Toland Krieger( Visual )

7 editions published between 2015 and 2017 in English and held by 1,344 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When a car accident and lightning strike causes a woman to stay 29 for almost 80 years, she never allows herself to grow close to anyone for fear of revealing her secret, until she meets Ellis Jones
Burnt by John Wells( Visual )

10 editions published between 2015 and 2016 in English and German and held by 1,282 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Adam Jones is a Chef who destroyed his career with drugs and diva behavior. He cleans up and returns to London, determined to redeem himself by spearheading a top restaurant that can gain three Michelin stars
Tully by Charlize Theron( Visual )

16 editions published between 2017 and 2018 in 3 languages and held by 1,193 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Marlo, la petite quarantaine, vient d'avoir son troisième enfant. Entre son corps malmené par les grossesses qu'elle ne reconnaît plus, les nuits sans sommeil, les repas à préparer, les lessives incessantes et ses deux aînés qui ne lui laissent aucun répit, elle est au bout du rouleau. Un soir, son frère lui propose de lui offrir, comme cadeau de naissance, une nounou de nuit. D'abord réticente, elle finit par accepter. Du jour au lendemain, sa vie va changer avec l'arrivée de Tully. []
The spectacular now by Miles Teller( Visual )

5 editions published between 2014 and 2019 in English and held by 1,100 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sutter Keely (Miles Teller), a high school kid with effortless charm and the self-proclaimed "life of the party," is having the perfect senior year -- until he loses both his girlfriend and his part-time job. But when he meets Aimee (Shailene Woodley), the "nice girl" next door, an unlikely romance begins as Sutter and Aimee struggle to overcome their differences and help each other through the many challenges of growing up
Captive state by Vera Farmiga( Visual )

7 editions published in 2019 in English and French and held by 1,081 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chicago of the future looks vastly different than the iconic American city it is today. It has been occupied by aliens, and now the city is Ground Zero in a battle for control. Some residents are more than willing to work with the extra-terrestrial forces, but others are determined to resist. People on both sides believe that they are doing what is best for the city. Is Chicago better off with these alien occupiers, or should it return to its previous state?
Seeking a friend for the end of the world by Lorene Scafaria( Visual )

12 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 1,052 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Set in a too-near future, two neighbors, Dodge ... and Penny ... react in their own unique ways to the announcement that a 70-mile-wide asteroid is en route to the Earth. He wants to return to his first love. She just wants to get back to her family. As the unlikely companions' respective journeys converge, their outlooks--if not the world's--brighten in surprising and hilarious ways"--Container insert
Nerve by Henry Joost( Visual )

16 editions published between 2016 and 2017 in English and held by 1,028 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Emma Roberts and Dave Franco star in this crime thriller that centres on an online video game. The film follows Venus 'Vee' Delmonico (Roberts) as she takes part in an online game of truth or dare where she is assigned goals to complete for money. But, as a player, Vee soon finds her every move being controlled by her growing number of watchers, who follow her online as she completes her dares. After teaming up with Ian (Franco), the pair get given a series of dares to complete together, with the money and danger involved increasing each time. As the experience quickly evolves into a life-or-death struggle, Vee realises that the only way to escape the game without losing everything is to win it all
Management by Stephen Belber( Visual )

10 editions published between 2008 and 2011 in English and Spanish and held by 905 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jennifer Aniston (Marley & Me, Office Space) and Steve Zahn (Sunshine Cleaning, Saving Silverman) star in this "rare romantic comedy" (Los Angeles Times) that's bursting with originality, humor and sweetness. It's lust at first sight for laid-back motel night manager Mike (Zahn) when Sue (Aniston), an uptight sales rep, checks in. Convinced that Sue is his dream girl, Mike shakes up his slacker life in an outrageous pursuit across the country. But can he steal her away from her hot-tempered boyfriend (Woody Harrelson, No Country for Old Men)? Both Mike and Sue must go on their own twisted journeys to find out if what they really need is each other
Going in style( Visual )

13 editions published in 2017 in English and held by 888 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lifelong buddies Willie, Joe, and Al decide to buck retirement and step off the straight and narrow for the first time in their lives when their pension fund becomes a corporate casualty. To pay the bills and come through for their loved ones, the three risk it all by embarking on a daring bid to knock off the very bank that absconded with their money
All good things by Andrew Jarecki( Visual )

11 editions published between 2010 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 835 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A love story and a murder mystery set against the backdrop of a New York real estate dynasty in the 1980s. The story was inspired by the story of Robert Durst, scion of the wealthy Durst family. Durst was suspected, but never tried, of murdering his wife who disappeared in 1982 and was never found
Fast color( Visual )

3 editions published in 2019 in English and held by 804 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hunted by mysterious forces, a young woman with supernatural abilities must go on the run when her powers are discovered. With nowhere else to go, she flees back to her family and the farmhouse she abandoned long ago. There, while being pursued by the local Sheriff, she begins to mend the broken relationships with her mother and daughter and learns that the power she needed was inside her all along
Wish I was here by Adam Braff( Visual )

10 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 791 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Aidan Bloom ... a husband and father of two, is set on pursuing his dream as an actor when his father ... reveals he's battling a serious illness. As the announcement disrupts Aidan's day-to-day existence, his decision to homeschool his children will lead him on an unexpected journey of discovery"--Container
Girl most likely( Visual )

5 editions published between 2012 and 2014 in English and German and held by 703 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When both her big city career and love life hit rock bottom, Imogene (Kristen Wiig, Bridesmaids) is forced to make the move back to New Jersey to live with her gambling addict mom (Annette Bening) and younger brother. Adding insult to injury, there's a strange guy sleeping in her old bed (Darren Criss), and an even stranger one sleeping in her mom's (Matt Dillon). Eventually, Imogene realizes that she must come to love and accept both her family and her Jersey roots if she's ever going to be stable enough to get the hell away from them
Father figures by Owen Wilson( Visual )

10 editions published between 2017 and 2018 in English and held by 655 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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Alternative Names
Rob Simonsen

Rob Simonsen Amerikaans componist

Rob Simonsen amerikansk kompositör

Rob Simonsen compositeur

Rob Simonsen compositor estadounidense

Rob Simonsen compositor estatunidenc

Rob Simonsen cumadóir Meiriceánach

Rob Simonsen kompozitor amerikan

Rob Simonsen kompozytor amerykański

Rob Simonsen US-amerikanischer Film- und Fernsehkomponist

Роб Симонсен американский композитор

Роб Сімонсен американський композитор

Ռոբ Սիմոնսեն

רוב סימונסן מלחין אמריקאי

راب سیمونسن آهنگساز آمریکایی

روب سيمونسين




English (213)

German (9)

Spanish (8)

French (3)