WorldCat Identities

Arkin, Adam

Overview
Works: 217 works in 454 publications in 2 languages and 21,163 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Comedy films  Documentary television programs  Historical television programs  Television series  History  Television programs  Film adaptations  Biography  Nonfiction television programs 
Roles: Actor, Director, Narrator, Singer, Performer, Proofreader, 958, Other, fmd, Restager , Contributor
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 2,609 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 )

18 editions published between 2009 and 2014 in English and German and held by 1,797 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Physics professor Larry Gopnik 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 1,644 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 )

15 editions published between 2003 and 2013 in English and held by 1,300 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1903, Horatio Nelson Jackson became the first person to drive an automobile across country, heralding the future of the "horseless carriage."
The Americans( Visual )

8 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and held by 1,163 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
Fargo( Visual )

2 editions published between 2015 and 2016 in English and held by 940 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
Hitch by Andy Tennant( Visual )

9 editions published between 2005 and 2015 in English and held by 918 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Alex Hitchens, a dating couselor who has helped countless men woo the women of their dreams, has trouble forming his own romantic relationships
Hanging up by Diane Keaton( Visual )

4 editions published between 2000 and 2001 in English and held by 842 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 839 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 645 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 )

8 editions published between 2010 and 2015 in English and held by 582 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 550 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 448 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 365 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
George & Ira Gershwin's Oh, Kay! by George Gershwin( Recording )

6 editions published in 1995 in English and German and held by 332 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Prohibition( Visual )

2 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 326 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
The doctor by Touchstone Home Video( Visual )

7 editions published between 1991 and 2019 in English and held by 303 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 )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 269 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( Visual )

5 editions published between 2002 and 2005 in English and held by 267 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
Speed the plow by David Mamet( )

17 editions published between 2003 and 2015 in English and held by 245 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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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

Адам Аркін американський актор і режисер

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 (140)

German (2)