WorldCat Identities

Birnbaum, Roger

Overview
Works: 182 works in 659 publications in 8 languages and 44,713 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Comedy films  Action and adventure films  Science fiction films  Film adaptations  Fantasy films  Crime films  Romantic comedy films  Western films  Detective and mystery films 
Roles: Producer, Author, Actor
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
.
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 2,246 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 )

21 editions published between 2002 and 2003 in English and Spanish and held by 2,073 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 Antoine Fuqua( Visual )

9 editions published in 2016 in English and held by 1,848 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The town of Rose Creek is under the deadly control of Bartholomew Bogue, and the townspeople are desperate for protection. They find protection in seven outlaws. These seven mercenaries find themselves fighting for more than money
Evan almighty by Dike Xue( Visual )

11 editions published between 2007 and 2013 in English and held by 1,720 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 )

14 editions published in 2012 in English and Spanish and held by 1,695 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 Arthur Sarkissian( Visual )

16 editions published between 2001 and 2016 in English and German and held by 1,652 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two mismatched partners face the biggest case of their careers. Increasingly mired in a criminal conspiracy involving a deadly Triad, Detectives Lee and Carter will combine their talents and resources to track down one of the most powerful gangsters in the world, from Hong Kong to Los Angeles and Las Vegas, and try to capture him
Underdog by Frederik Du Chau( Visual )

9 editions published between 2007 and 2014 in English and held by 1,572 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 )

14 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in 4 languages and held by 1,366 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 shun 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
The hitchhiker's guide to the galaxy by Douglas Adams( Visual )

6 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 1,301 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Arthur Dent and Ford Prefect are transported on an odyssey that takes them across the farthest reaches of time, through hyperspace, as they search for the meaning of life. Contains all six episodes of the BBC's television series
While you were sleeping by Jon Turteltaub( Visual )

31 editions published between 1995 and 2012 in English and Spanish and held by 1,284 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 1,283 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 )

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

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. Only with the help of Chon's beautiful, but deadly sister, can the trio stop the assassination and return the Imperial Seal to its rightful owners
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 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 1,205 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 1,156 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 Paul Verhoeven( Visual )

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

"In the year 2028, greedy conglomerate OmniCorp uses robotic technology to transform critically injured police officer Alex Murphy (Joel Kinnaman) into the ultimate crime fighter. He's part man, part machine ... he's RoboCop! Back on the streets, Murphy is hardwired for law enforcement, but the mind and memories of the human side long to take over ... and the results could be catastrophic."--Container
Rush hour 3 by Brett Ratner( Visual )

17 editions published between 2007 and 2013 in English and Chinese and held by 1,076 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chief Inspector Lee and Detective Carter join forces once again - this time in Paris. They become caught in a battle between the French police, a Triad gang, an angry cabbie and two gorgeous femmes fatales. Their mission is to uncover the secret at the heart of the Triad syndicate
Reign of fire by Rob Bowman( Visual )

5 editions published between 2002 and 2007 in English and held by 1,031 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
Rush hour by Brett Ratner( Visual )

15 editions published between 1998 and 2016 in English and held by 1,030 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
Dragonfly by David Seltzer( Visual )

9 editions published in 2002 in English and Italian and held by 1,030 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
 
moreShow More Titles
fewerShow Fewer Titles
Audience Level
0
Audience Level
1
  Kids General Special  
Audience level: 0.13 (from 0.09 for 27 dresses ... to 0.19 for Robocop / ...)

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

Роджер Бирнбаум

Ռոջեր Բիրնբաում ամերիկացի կինոպրոդյուսեր

רוג'ר בירנבאום מפיק קולנוע אמריקאי

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

Languages
Covers
While you were sleepingG. I. JaneBruce AlmightyRush hour 3Rush hourDragonfly