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Birnbaum, Roger

Overview
Works: 176 works in 676 publications in 8 languages and 46,215 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Comedy films  Action and adventure films  Science fiction films  Film adaptations  Western films  Fantasy films  Film remakes  Crime films  Romantic comedy films 
Roles: Producer, Author, Actor
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works by Roger Birnbaum
27 dresses by Anne Fletcher( Visual )

20 editions published between 2008 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 2,253 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jane has the kind of selflessness that everyone looks for in a friend. Lately the perennial bridesmaid has begun to feel as if something is missing in her life. Kevin is a local newspaper reporter who spots Jane racing between two receptions - one in Manhattan and the other in Brooklyn. He quickly surmises that her quirky tale may be just the story to get him into the big leagues. Jane butts heads with Kevin just as her younger sister, Tess, shows up in town. Now, Jane is prompted to reevaluate her priorities when her boss - with whom she is secretly in love - falls for her younger sister. As the bride-to-be makes plans to marry, she mistakenly assumes Jane will be happy to take part in the wedding. Jane finally comes to terms with her true feelings and her life begins to change in ways she never expected
The Count of Monte Cristo by Alexandre Dumas( Visual )

23 editions published between 2002 and 2003 in English and Spanish and held by 2,065 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An innocent man, Edmond Dantes, is imprisoned for years on a godforsaken island while the friend who betrayed him takes Dantes ravishing fiancé for himself. Dantes eventually escapes, recovers a fortune in buried pirate treasure, transforms himself into the mysterious Count of Monte Cristo, and methodically goes about exacting his revenge
The Magnificent Seven by John Sturges( Visual )

12 editions published in 2016 in English and held by 1,879 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"In Director Antoine Fuqua's modern vision to a classic story, the desperate townspeople of Rose Creek employ protection from seven outlaws, bounty hunters, gamblers and hired guns after the town falls under the deadly control of industrialist Bartholomew Bogue. As they prepare the town for the violent showdown that they know is coming, these seven mercenaries find themselves fighting for more than money."--Container
Evan almighty by Tom Shadyac( Visual )

11 editions published between 2007 and 2013 in English and held by 1,726 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A comedy for all ages. Junior Congressman Evan Baxter's wish to change the world is heard by none other than God, who appears with the request to build an ark
The vow by Michael Sucsy( Visual )

15 editions published in 2012 in English and Spanish and held by 1,697 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young couple have a car accident that puts the wife in a coma. After she wakes up with severe memory loss, her husband sets his sights on winning her heart again
Rush hour 2 by Brett Ratner( Visual )

19 editions published between 2001 and 2016 in English and German and held by 1,654 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Detectives Carter and Lee team up to fight some more bad guys. This time the action takes place in Hong Kong and Detective Carter is the one that is in an unknown world
Underdog by Frederik Du Chau( Visual )

9 editions published between 2007 and 2014 in English and held by 1,574 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
Four Christmases( Visual )

7 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 1,470 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Every Christmas happily unmarried Brad and Kate escape divorced parents and exasperating relatives by getting on a plane. This year a fog rolls in that even Rudolph's nose couldn't illuminate, the airport shuts down and the couple is forced to celebrate four family Christmases in one hectic, hilarious day. Vince Vaughn and Reese Witherspoon lead an all-star cast in a comedy brimming with good cheer and great laughs: Brad learns how not to install a satellite dish, Kate battles an army of naughty-list kids in an inflatable Christmas castle, and the two fill in for no-shows Mary and Joseph in a wacky holiday pageant. Can Brad and Kate's relationship survive Four Christmases?"--Container
Flash of genius( Visual )

14 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in 4 languages and held by 1,365 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on the true story of Robert Kearns. The Kearns' were a typical 1960s Detroit family. Bob is a college professor and part-time inventor. When Bob invents a device that would eventually be used by every car in the world, the Kearns' think they have struck gold. But their aspirations are dashed after the auto giants, who originally embraced Bob's creation, unceremoniously shuns him. Ignored, threatened and then buried in years of litigation, Bob is haunted by what was done to his family and their future. He becomes a man obsessed with justice and the conviction that his life's work, or anyone else's for that matter, should be acknowledged by those who stood to benefit. He and his family pay the toll for refusing to compromise his dignity
Rush hour 3 by Brett Ratner( Visual )

22 editions published between 2007 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 1,309 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When a Chinese criminal mastermind flees to Paris, there's only one culture-clashed, crime fighting duo for the job. Ready to raise cane in the city of lights, Chief Inspector Lee and Detective Carter get themselves caught in an explosive battle between French police, the Triad gang, an angry cabbie and two gorgeous femmes fatales. But, Lee and Carter manage to uncover the secret at the heart of the Triad syndicate
The hitchhiker's guide to the galaxy by Douglas Adams( Visual )

6 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 1,309 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Arthur Dent and Ford Prefect escape from the Earth moments before its destruction. They join forces with Zaphod Beeblebrox on board the Heart of Gold and search for the ultimate question
While you were sleeping by Jon Turteltaub( Visual )

31 editions published between 1995 and 2012 in English and Spanish and held by 1,288 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A lonely young woman saves the life of a handsome stranger she has fallen in love with from afar. His family mistakes her for his fiancee, and she goes along because she likes his offbeat family so much. Matters take a hilarious turn when she meets and falls in love with her make-believe lover's brother
Inspector Gadget by Walt Disney( Visual )

12 editions published between 1999 and 2005 in English and Spanish and held by 1,279 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

He may look like a mild-mannered detective, but Inspector Gadget is somewhere between a man and a machine, and he's out to clean up the city if he can keep all his many parts under control
Shanghai knights by Alfred Gough( Visual )

11 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in English and held by 1,249 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"El viejo mundo se topa con el salvaje oeste cuando Chong Wang (Jackie Chan) y Roy O'Bannon (Owen Wilson) ensillan de nuevo para Shanghai kid en Londres, la divertida continuación de la loca y exitosa comedia Shanghai kid. Chon deja su honorable vida como sheriff de Carson City cuando su hermana le da la noticia de la muerte de su distanciado padre. Entonces Chon se reúne con con Roy, su compañero de aventuras y eterno contador de historias, en una valiente búsqueda de honor y venganza. Las pistas los llevan hasta Londres, poniendo a los héroes favoritos de América en medio de un complot para asesinar a la familia real. Por lo que Chon se ve envuelto en más problemas de los que esperaba cuando intenta vengar la memoria de su padre, dar una buena patada a la Inglaterra victoriana y mantener al enamoradizo Roy alejado de su hermana. ¿Quién dijo que no es posible enseñar nuevos trucos al viejo mundo?--Envase
The recruit by Roger Towne( Visual )

10 editions published between 2003 and 2008 in English and Multiple languages and held by 1,232 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Clayton recently completed his studies at MIT. One evening, Clayton is approached by Walter Burke, a recruiter for the CIA, and believes Clayton is just the sort of man the CIA is looking for. Clayton, who has little interest in an ordinary nine-to-five career and accepts the offer. Clayton has to keep in mind Burke's dictum that "nothing is as it seems," especially when Clayton is given a special assignment -- find the mole within the Agency's training program who is actually feeding information to America's enemies
G. I. Jane by Ridley Scott( Visual )

17 editions published between 1996 and 2010 in English and held by 1,203 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lieutenant O'Neil is the first woman ever given the opportunity to earn a place in the armed forces' most highly skilled combat unit--the elite Navy SEALs. But the already brutal rigors of training camp turn into an unimaginable test of courage and determination once it becomes clear that no one--powerful politicians, top military brass or her male Navy SEAL teammates--wants her to succeed
Bruce Almighty by Tom Shadyac( Visual )

3 editions published between 2003 and 2012 in English and held by 1,174 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Evan Almighty: Newly elected to Congress, Evan Baxter has left Buffalo, New York in pursuit of a greater calling. But that calling isn't serving in the illustrious ranks of America's politics, but being summoned by the Almighty himself, who has handed Evan the task of building a new ark. With time passing by and his family belittled by Evan's newfound realization, Evan will have to do the work that God has given him in what promises to be an unusual adventure for a man who just wanted to serve his country. But Evan might actually be serving all of humanity instead
Robocop by Paul Verhoeven( Visual )

5 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 1,131 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The year is 2028 and multinational conglomerate OmniCorp is at the center of robot technology. When Alex Murphy, a loving husband, father, and good cop, is critically injured in the line of duty, OmniCorp sees their chance for a part-man, part-robot police officer. OmniCorp envisions a RoboCop in every city and even more billions for their shareholders, but they never counted on one thing. There is still a man inside the machine, pursuing justice
Rush hour by Brett Ratner( Visual )

15 editions published between 1998 and 2016 in English and held by 1,044 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A wise-cracking cop from L.A. and a high-flying cop from Hong Kong join forces when kidnappers grab the daughter of a Chinese official
Reign of fire by Rob Bowman( Visual )

6 editions published between 2002 and 2007 in English and held by 1,034 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In present day London dragons awake. Fast forward 20 years, to a world devastated by their destruction. Fire Chief Quinn, is responsible for warding off the beasts and keeping a community alive in what's left of the world. Into their midst comes a hotshot American, Van Zan, who says he has a way to destroy the beasts and save mankind
 
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While you were sleeping
Alternative Names
Roger Birnbaum americký filmový producent

Roger Birnbaum Amerikaans filmproducent

Roger Birnbaum producteur de films américain

Roger Birnbaum productor de cine estadounidense

Roger Birnbaum produttore cinematografico statunitense

Roger Birnbaum US-amerikanischer Filmproduzent

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