WorldCat Identities

Rifkin, Adam 1966-

Works: 117 works in 242 publications in 5 languages and 6,256 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Comedy films  Fantasy films  Action and adventure films  Superhero films  Science fiction films  Science fiction  Animated films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Juvenile works 
Roles: Author of screenplay, Director, Author, Actor, Scenarist, Other
Classifications: PN1995.9.C55, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by Adam Rifkin
Underdog by Jason Lee( Visual )

12 editions published between 2007 and 2014 in English and French and held by 1,548 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After an accident in the lab of the maniacal Dr. Barsinister, an ordinary beagle named Shoeshine finds he has some unimaginable powers, along with the ability to speak. Underdog vows to protect the citizens of Capitol City, and one beautiful spaniel named Polly Purebred
Mousehunt by Nathan Lane( Visual )

29 editions published between 1997 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,531 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Down-on-their luck brothers Lars and Ernie Smuntz don't think much of the crumbling old mansion they inherit-- until they discover that their dilapidated estate is actually worth millions. But before they can cash in, they've got to rid the house of its single, stubborn occupant: a tiny and tenacious mouse"--Container
Zoom : Academy for Superheroes by Revolution Studios ; Columbia Pictures( Visual )

5 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 976 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An aging superhero is called on to help train a new batch of young superhero recruits from a private academy, who are needed to help save the world
Small soldiers by Joe Dante( Visual )

19 editions published between 1998 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 857 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Meet the Commando Elite--toy action figures with an attitude. They've escaped from their boxes along with the Gorgonites, kindhearted but unusual-looking creatures. Now teenager Alan Abernathy gets enlisted to help the Gorgonites and rescue the girl of his dreams before the whole town is turned upside down
Detroit Rock City by Du pu rui ka er( Visual )

15 editions published between 1999 and 2005 in 3 languages and held by 343 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

It's 1978: bell-bottoms, day-glo, lava lamps and rock-n-roll define the generation. Join Hawk and his three best friends as they head out to pay their respects to the kings of rock, KISS
The chase by Adam Rifkin( Visual )

9 editions published between 1994 and 2006 in English and Undetermined and held by 155 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An escaped convict takes a billionaire's daughter hostage in an unplanned abduction, which quickly accelerates into a high-speed race for the Mexican border. Soon the police, the media and the girl's frantic parents have joined the chase, while inside the getaway car a comic and high-spirited romance unfolds
Look( Visual )

2 editions published between 2007 and 2009 in English and held by 141 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

There are an estimated 30 million surveillance cameras in the United States. On any given day, the average American is captured approximately 200 times. Every one of us is constantly being observed at our jobs, on the street, while shopping, and sometimes even in our own homes. Every one of our secrets, lies, crimes and most private moments are all being recorded. But who is watching us?
User's guide to the Reliability Estimation System Testbed (REST) by David M Nicol( Book )

3 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 85 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

National Lampoon's Stoned age( Visual )

2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 79 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ishbo is a philosophical caveman who yearns for more out of life. Determined to single-handedly advance the human race, Ishbo continually irritates his fellow Neanderthals with ridiculous inventions with the ladder, sun visor and pants. His exasperated parents wish he would be more like his brother, who has the strength of ten mastoodons and has clubbed every girl in the tribe, including Ishbo's dream girl, Fardart
Shmobots by Adam Rifkin( Book )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 56 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When the government starts a project to create a race of worker robots, a low bidder contract produces an army of lazy, stupid robots instead. Dubbed shmobots, this new slacker subculture is determined to stay out of society, even when a shmobot serial killer is on the loose
Chillerama( Visual )

3 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 53 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cecil B. Kaufman has planned the ultimate midnight movie marathon of four rare film prints to unleash upon his faithful cinephile patrons during the closing night of America's last drive-in theater
Night at the Golden Eagle( Visual )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 34 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two old mobsters intending to go legit are spending their last night in Los Angeles at the rundown Golden Eagle Hotel. But on the hottest night of the summer, in a place where prostitutes, pimps, drunken bums and young runaways collide, you never know who's going to end up dead
Shooting the Warwicks( Visual )

1 edition published in 2015 in English and held by 31 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fed up with how staged and phony reality shows are, reality show producer, Mickey Wagner hatches a revolutionary idea to pick an average American family and put them under all-encompassing surveillance, without the family's knowledge. The problem is, the family is boring. Under pressure from the studio, Mickey starts to introduce drama in the form of sexual temptations, drinking, and work problems, and before long, the family begins to unravel in increasingly shocking ways
The dark backward( Visual )

2 editions published between 1992 and 2006 in English and held by 30 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Garbage man Marty tries his hand at standup comedy, failing miserable until a third arm mysteriously grows from his back. Gus, his accordion player friend, figures out a way to use the new arm and gets them signed with a sleazy talent agent
Something about sex( Visual )

3 editions published between 1998 and 2007 in English and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A comedic rollercoaster ride through love, sex, monogamy and cheating. Through the cynical vision of a bachelor nerd, doubts about faithfulness and planted in the minds of three seemingly happy couples. Follow the exploits and sexploits as the couples set about hiding or exposing the naked truth in the upside-down and steamy world of your favorite subject: sex
Back to school( Visual )

1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Welcome to Edgar Allan Poe High School, where there is no such thing as an "average" student, and where science projects always go horribly wrong. Back to school: A new lunch lady spoons up some delicious grub that has a whole lot of squirming going on-- in the food! Teacher creature: A substitute teacher has more in common with the frogs than most people think
Bone chillers( Visual )

1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Art intimidates life: After Fitz buys a sketch pad from a weird street peddler, his drawings seem to take on a life all their own ... especially a hideous monster on rollerblades! Mummy dearest: The school production of Antony and Cleopatra is cursed with disappearing actors and props that come to life ... including a real mummy looking for a bride!
Look( Visual )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Surveillance camera footage captures the private, day-to-day lives of five individuals, interweaving their storylines which unfold over the course of a random week in a random city
Welcome to Hollywood( Visual )

2 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

'A hilarious look at the film industry through they eyes of an ambitious but unknown actor who plunges headfirst into Hollywood's notorius starmaking maze." ... [package]
Pequeños soldados( Visual )

1 edition published in 1998 in Spanish and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Conozca al Comando Elite--figuras de acción de juguete con mucho carácter. Se han escapado de sus cajas junto con los Gorgonites, criaturas con un gran corazón pero de extraña apariencia"--Container
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Alternative Names
Adam Rifkin acteur américain

Adam Rifkin actor estadounidense

Adam Rifkin Amerikaans filmregisseur

Adam Rifkin regista statunitense

Adam Rifkin US-amerikanischer Filmregisseur, Drehbuchautor, Schauspieler und Produzent

Coogan Rif 1966-....

Адам Рифкин

אדם ריפקין

آدام ریفکین فیلمنامه‌نویس، تهیه‌کننده، نویسنده، و کارگردان آمریکایی



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