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Arkin, Adam

Overview
Works: 210 works in 384 publications in 4 languages and 19,848 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Documentary television programs  History  Historical television programs  Comedy films  Nonfiction television programs  Television series  Television programs  Film adaptations  Biography 
Roles: Actor, Narrator, Singer, Performer, Director, Proofreader, Restager , Author, Contributor
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Adam Arkin
The war by Ken Burns( Visual )

10 editions published between 2006 and 2012 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 2,810 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tells the story of ordinary people in four quintessentially American towns - Waterbury, Connecticut; Mobile, Alabama; Sacramento, California; and Luverne, Minnesota - and examines the ways in which the Second World War touched the lives of every family on every street in every town in America
A Serious Man by Joel Coen( Visual )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 1,583 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

One ordinary man's quest to become a serious man. Physics professor Larry Gopnik (Stuhlbarg) can't believe his life. His wife is leaving him for his best friend, his unemployed brother won't move off the couch, someone is threatening his career, his kids are a mystery and his neighbor is tormenting him by sunbathing nude. Struggling to make sense of it all, Larry consults three different rabbis and their answers lead him on a twisted journey of faith, family, delinquent behavior, and mortality
The Roosevelts : An Intimate History( Visual )

1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 1,555 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Profiles Theodore, Franklin, and Eleanor as the most prominent members of the most important family in history. Through their stories, PBS chronicles the history they helped to shape, from the Square Deal to the New Deal, San Juan Hill to the Western Front, to the founding of the United Nations
Horatio's drive : America's first road trip by Ken Burns( Visual )

11 editions published between 2003 and 2013 in English and held by 1,258 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Horatio Nelson Jackson, an eccentric Vermont doctor, drove from San Francisco to New York City, in 1903 to became the first person to drive an automobile across the continent - a feat never before accomplished. It would mark the beginning of a new era in America and the end of another. It took Lewis & Clark over two years to go from the Atlantic to the Pacific - Horatio went the opposite direction, by means of the "Horseless carriage", in less than 3 months
The Americans( Visual )

3 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 943 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Secrets can be deadly in this suspenseful thriller about undercover Russian spies in 1980s Washington D.C. Phillip and Elizabeth Jennings seem to be a typical suburban couple, but they're actually lethal KGB agents plotting to bring down America. As the Cold War escalates, Philip and Elizabeth must take extreme measures to continue their mission to keep their true identities hidden. But when an FBI agent movies in across the street, they become ensnared in a pulse-pounding game of cat and mouse
Hitch by Andy Tennant( Visual )

7 editions published between 2005 and 2015 in English and Italian and held by 927 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

While helping his latest client woo the fine lady of his dreams, a professional "date doctor" finds that his game doesn't quite work on the gossip columnist with whom he's smitten
Hanging up by Ji dun( Visual )

5 editions published between 2000 and 2001 in English and held by 885 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Three sisters struggle to deal with each other and their aging father
Fargo( Visual )

1 edition published in 2016 in English and held by 788 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The second chapter is set in 1979 in Sioux Falls, South Dakota, and Luverne, Minnesota, where young State Police Officer Lou Solverson, recently back from Vietnam, will tackle an all-new 'true crime' case
My Louisiana sky( Visual )

5 editions published between 2001 and 2002 in English and held by 774 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Growing up in Saitter, Louisiana, in the 1950s, twelve-year-old Tiger Ann struggles with her feelings about her stern, but loving grandmother, her mentally slow parents, and her good friend and neighbor, Jesse
Summer eleven( Visual )

6 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and held by 610 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Four inseparable eleven-year-old girls share the last summer before middle school in this charming coming-of-age story. Vanessa is an aspiring actress up for her first feature film. Lizzie tries to help her brother adjust to life at home after he returns from the war. Jess struggles to cope with her parents' separation. Peri, the new girl, hides a desperate secret. But as the summer unfolds, each girl finds the strength to face each challenge, knowing that best friends are always there for you
Halloween H20 : twenty years later by Steve Miner( Visual )

18 editions published between 1998 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 567 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Laurie Strode, using an assumed name and now the dean of a Northern California private school, is still struggling with the horrifying 20-year-old memories of the maniacal killer Michael Meyers. When he reappears, she must conquer her fears and battle him one last time, for the life of her son hangs in the balance
Life by Damian Lewis( Visual )

4 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 359 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After twelve years in prison for a murder he didn't commit, offbeat detective Charlie Crews has returned to the force with a $50 million settlement, a new spiritual outlook, a strong fondness for fruit, and a highly unusual approach to solving crime
Prohibition by Ken Burns( Visual )

5 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 341 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explores the consequences of the Eighteenth Amendment and raises questions about the role of government in legislating morality
The doctor by Touchstone Home Video( Visual )

4 editions published between 1991 and 2012 in English and Italian and held by 309 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Story of a man who becomes an extraordinary surgeon once he experiences firsthand what it's like being on ordinary patient
Life( Visual )

4 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 307 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Charlie Crews is an eccentric detective returning to the force after being wrongfully imprisoned. Back on the beat with his determined partner, Dani Reese, and his unusually Zen-like outlook toward the cases he investigates, this unconventional crime solver tries to catch the LA wrongdoers who really belong behind bars
Roughing it by Steven Berman( Visual )

5 editions published between 2001 and 2004 in English and held by 286 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dramatization of Mark Twain's (Samuel Clemens) lively account of his adventures in the West during the 1860s, as civil servant, gold prospector, reporter, and lecturer
George & Ira Gershwin's Oh, Kay! by George Gershwin( Recording )

2 editions published in 1995 in German and English and held by 274 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Silent treatment by Michael Palmer( Recording )

6 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 267 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Dr. Corbett goes to visit his wife before her surgery he is shocked to find her murdered, and himself the only suspect, but when the killer strikes again he begins tracing his wife's secrets to find the culprit
Lewis & Clark by Dayton Duncan( Recording )

2 editions published in 1997 in No Linguistic content and English and held by 247 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the spring of 1804, a party of explorers called the Corps of Discovery headed west into the newly acquired Louisiana Territory searching for the fabled Northwest Passage. The Expedition was led by two remarkable and utterly different commanders - the brilliant but troubled Meriwether Lewis and his trustworthy, gregarious friend Williams Clark. The unlikely crew came from every corner of the young nation: soldiers from New Hampshire and Pennsylvania and Kentucky
Speed the plow by David Mamet( )

9 editions published between 2003 and 2014 in English and held by 208 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Hollywood producer Bobby Gould has spent a career reaping what others sow, until he's forced to choose between his friend's sure hit and a beautiful girl's art house project. During an evening of seduction and manipulation, Bobby discovers that the power he exerts is more elusive than it seems"--Container
 
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Hitch
Alternative Names
Adam Arkin acteur et réalisateur américain

Adam Arkin actor estadounidense

Adam Arkin Amerikaans acteur

Adam Arkin amerykański aktor

Adam Arkin attore statunitense

Adam Arkin US-amerikanischer Schauspieler

Άνταμ Άρκιν

Адам Аркин

Ադամ Արկին

אדם ארקין

آدام آرکین

آدام آرکین بازیگر و کارگردان آمریکایی

آدم أركين

애덤 아킨

アダム・アーキン

亞當·阿金

Languages
English (102)

German (2)

Italian (2)

Spanish (1)

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My Louisiana skySilent treatmentLewis & ClarkSpeed the plow