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Birnbaum, Roger

Overview
Works: 204 works in 572 publications in 8 languages and 41,196 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Comedy films  Action and adventure films  Film adaptations  Science fiction films  Fantasy films  Romantic comedy films  Crime films  Romance films  Legal films 
Roles: Producer, Author
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Roger Birnbaum
27 dresses by Anne Fletcher( Visual )

16 editions published between 2008 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 2,232 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 Kevin Reynolds( Visual )

18 editions published between 2002 and 2003 in English and Spanish and held by 1,986 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Relates a sailor's preparation for and execution of revenge against the three men responsible for his fifteen years in prison
Evan almighty by Universal Pictures ; Spyglass Entertainment( Visual )

10 editions published between 2007 and 2013 in English and held by 1,707 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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
The vow by Michael Sucsy( Visual )

13 editions published in 2012 in English and Spanish and held by 1,676 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 )

12 editions published between 2001 and 2007 in English and German and held by 1,640 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

It's vacation time for Det. Carter and he finds himself alongside Det. Lee in Hong Kong wishing for more a little more excitement. Lee is out to track down a Triad gang lord who may be responsible for killing two men at the American Embassy in Hong Kong. Things get complicated as the pair stumble onto a counterfeiting plot between a L.A. crime boss and a Triad leader. A trip back to the U.S. may provide the answers about the bombing, the counterfeiting, and the true allegiance of a sexy customs agent
Underdog by Jason Lee( Visual )

5 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 1,560 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
Flash of genius( Visual )

12 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in 4 languages and held by 1,349 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 Long Cheng( Visual )

19 editions published between 2007 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,286 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 )

5 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 1,280 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Arthur Dent and Ford Prefect escape from the Earth moments before its destruction and 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 )

26 editions published between 1995 and 2009 in English and Spanish and held by 1,269 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lucy, a lonely subway worker, saves the life of a man and his family mistakes her for his fiancée. The situation really gets uproarious when she then falls for the man's brother
Shanghai knights by Alfred Gough( Visual )

9 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in English and held by 1,254 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chon leaves his honourable life as sheriff of Carson City when his sister brings news of his estranged father's murder. On a daring quest for honour and revenge, Chon reunited with Roy, his yarn spinning sidekick The trial leads to London, landing America's favourite heroes in the middle of a plot to eliminate the royal family. Chon has his hands - and feet - full as he tries to avenge his father, give Victorian Britain a kick in the pants, and keep love-struck Roy away from his sister! Who says you can't teach the old world new tricks
The recruit by Roger Towne( Visual )

11 editions published between 2003 and 2008 in English and Multiple languages and held by 1,229 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 )

14 editions published between 1996 and 2010 in English and held by 1,172 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 )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 1,140 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bruce Nolan is a discontented TV reporter who believes the entire universe is stacked against him. After a bad day, Bruce flies into a rage and blames God for making his life so miserable. God responds by endowing Bruce with all of His divine powers and challenges him to take on "The Big Job" to see if he can do it any better
Robocop by Joel Kinnaman( Visual )

2 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 1,126 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
Dragonfly by David Seltzer( Visual )

8 editions published in 2002 in English and Italian and held by 1,018 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Joe, is a physician mourning the death of his wife Emily who died in South America, where she was providing medical outreach. Wracked by grief, Joe feels obligated to check in on his wife's pediatric patients, fulfilling a promise he made before she left. Visiting the ward, Joe starts to believe that Emily is using the near-death experiences of her terminal patients to communicate with him, through images the children report seeing in their dreams, and the symbols they are compelled to draw
Reign of fire by Robert M. J Bowman( Visual )

4 editions published between 2002 and 2007 in English and held by 1,015 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
Grosse Pointe blank by George Armitage( Visual )

15 editions published between 1997 and 2012 in English and held by 1,003 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An assassin attends his 10-year high school class reunion in Grosse Pointe, Michigan, where he reconnects with his ex-girlfriend
Rush hour by Brett Ratner( Visual )

12 editions published between 2001 and 2010 in English and held by 987 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jackie Chan is Inspector Lee, a Hong Kong Detective who helps confiscate millions of dollars worth of stolen Chinese artifacts from crime Lord Juntao. Seeking revenge, Juntao kidnaps the young daughter of the Chinese consul when he moves to America. Chan is sent as a diplomatic advisor and finds himself paired up with a New York cop (Chris Tucker) - a man who works alone, and wants to stay that way
Shanghai Noon by Tom Dey( Visual )

12 editions published between 2000 and 2008 in English and held by 947 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Shanghai noon: Two cultures collide when East meets West in Shanghai Noon, a stunt-filled, action-adventure comedy. Chinese Imperial Guard Chan goes West to rescue the beautiful kidnapped Princess Pei Pei. There he meets up with laid-back outlaw cowboy dude Roy O'Bannon: the best mismatch ever made in the rough and tumble Old West. Shanghai knights: Chon Wang and Roy O'Bannon travel to England to find out who killed Chon's father. The killer steals the Chinese Imperial Seal that Chon's father was protecting. While they are in England, they stumble upon a conspiracy to murder the entire British royal family. With the help of Chon's sister, the trio stop the assassination and return the Imperial Seal to its rightful owners
 
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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 produttore cinematografico statunitense

Roger Birnbaum US-amerikanischer Filmproduzent

Роджер Бирнбаум

کورنبرگ بیرنبائوم تهیه‌کننده آمریکایی

ロジャー・バーンボーム

羅傑·伯恩鮑姆

羅杰‧拜亞倫

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