WorldCat Identities

Arkin, Adam

Overview
Works: 211 works in 439 publications in 2 languages and 21,282 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Documentary television programs  Historical television programs  History  Comedy films  Television series  Nonfiction television programs  Television programs  Film adaptations  Documentary films 
Roles: Actor, Director, Narrator, Singer, Performer, Proofreader, 958, Other, fmd, Contributor, Restager
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Adam Arkin
The war( Visual )

5 editions published between 2006 and 2010 in English and held by 2,634 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 )

15 editions published between 2009 and 2014 in English and German and held by 1,809 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 by PBS Distribution (Firm)( Visual )

2 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 1,652 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 )

13 editions published between 2003 and 2013 in English and held by 1,301 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 )

8 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and held by 1,147 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two undercover KGB agents pose as a married American couple in order to spy on the United States government during the Cold War
Hitch by Andy Tennant( Visual )

9 editions published between 2005 and 2015 in English and held by 940 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
Fargo( Visual )

2 editions published between 2015 and 2016 in English and held by 936 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
Hanging up by Diane Keaton( Visual )

4 editions published between 2000 and 2001 in English and held by 862 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Three sisters struggle to deal with each other and their aging father
My Louisiana sky by Kimberly Willis Holt( Visual )

8 editions published between 2001 and 2002 in English and held by 856 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
Nurse Jackie( Visual )

1 edition published in 2015 in English and held by 652 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jackie realizes sobriety is the ultimate cover for getting high, and now she's saving lives at work, taking care of her kids, and her boyfriend is loving the new her. She's got everyone fooled, but what goes up must come down
Summer eleven( Visual )

9 editions published between 2010 and 2015 in English and held by 586 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 )

17 editions published between 1998 and 2011 in English and held by 552 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
Marilyn Hotchkiss ballroom dancing & charm school by Randall Miller( Visual )

4 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and held by 454 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A widowed man's life turns upside down when he embarks on a journey to find a dying man's long-lost love
Life by Damian Lewis( Visual )

3 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 367 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 PBS Home Video( Visual )

4 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 355 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This videodisc explores the extraordinary story of what happens when a freedom-loving nation outlaws the sale of intoxicating liquor, and the disastrous unintended consequences that follow. The utterly relevant cautionary tale raises profound questions about the proper role of government and the limits of legislating morality. When the country goes dry in 1920, after a century of debate, millions of law-abiding Americans become lawbreakers overnight
George & Ira Gershwin's Oh, Kay! by George Gershwin( Recording )

6 editions published in 1995 in English and German and held by 331 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The doctor by Touchstone Home Video( Visual )

6 editions published between 1991 and 2016 in English and held by 299 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Successful surgeon Jack McKee who is businesslike and aloof with his patients finds his whole life changing when he is found to have throat cancer
Roughing it( Visual )

5 editions published between 2002 and 2005 in English and held by 274 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
Life( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 271 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
Silent treatment by Michael Palmer( Recording )

6 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 243 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
 
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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 pemeran laki-laki asal Amerika Serikat

Adam Arkin US-amerikanischer Schauspieler

Άνταμ Άρκιν

Адам Аркин

Ադամ Արկին

אדם ארקין

אדם ארקין שחקן אמריקאי

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 (126)

German (2)