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Kent, Rolfe

Overview
Works: 349 works in 1,244 publications in 7 languages and 46,349 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Comedy films  Film adaptations  Romantic comedy films  Fiction  Fantasy films  Romance films  Teen films  Road films  Science fiction films 
Roles: Composer, Author, Performer, Conductor, Musician, Cinematographer , Contributor, Instrumentalist, Other, Scenarist
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Rolfe Kent
Mean girls by Lindsay Lohan( Visual )

33 editions published between 2004 and 2019 in English and held by 2,645 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When a young girl who has lived in Africa and been homeschooled moves to New York, she must enter a public high school. Survival of the fittest takes on a whole new meaning when she falls for the ex-boyfriend of the most popular girl in school
Up in the Air by Jason Reitman( Visual )

46 editions published between 1985 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 2,571 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ryan Bingham is a corporate downsizing expert who flies all over the world on business. Just as he is on the cusp of reaching ten million frequent flyer miles, and meeting the frequent traveler woman of his dreams, his company grounds him. When Bingham goes on his last cross country firing expedition, he will learn that life isn't about the journey, but about the connections made along the way
Legally blonde by Robert Luketic( Visual )

29 editions published between 2001 and 2018 in English and held by 2,506 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When a blonde sorority queen is dumped by her boyfriend, she decides to follow him to law school to get him back and, once there, learns she has more legal savvy than she ever imagined
Sideways by Alexander Payne( Visual )

30 editions published between 2004 and 2020 in 4 languages and held by 2,498 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jack and Miles were college roommates, and despite their differences, they have been friends ever since. Jack is an actor, whose career high point is a stint as a soap opera regular. English teacher and oenophile Miles would much rather be a published novelist. Jack is about to get married, so depressed, divorced Miles suggests they hit the road for a week-long bachelor party amidst the rolling hillsides and gorgeous sunsets of wine country near Santa Barbara. A little golf, a lot of wine, how could it possibly go sideways?
Wedding crashers by Owen Wilson( Visual )

27 editions published between 2005 and 2014 in English and held by 2,151 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

John and Jeremy are single guys in their mid-30s who mediate divorces in D.C. Their summer social life consists of wedding crashing in order to meet young women for a one-night stand. As John thinks about growing up, Jeremy convinces him to go to one more wedding, this one is for the daughter of the Treasury Secretary. Each catches the eye of a bridesmaid, who happen to be daughters of the host. Jeremy quickly scores with Gloria, who proves to be a psycho clinger. John, on the other hand, wants real romance with Claire, but she has a boyfriend. Now John needs to convince Jeremy to stick around long enough so he can woo Claire. John has one more problem to deal with - telling Claire the truth about himself before someone else does
About Schmidt by Alexander Payne( Visual )

21 editions published between 2002 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 2,084 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Warren Schmidt is at sea after being left a widower shortly after retiring from a lifetime as an actuary at Woodmen of the World Insurance in Omaha, Nebraska. He matter-of-factly explains that, since he is 67, retired, and a widower, he should be dead within nine years--this in a letter to the African boy he is sponsoring through a charitable relief organization. As daughter Jeannie's wedding to waterbed salesman fiancé Randall looms, Warren sets out for Denver in his Winnebago Adventurer to attend, and discovers along the way that slavish devotion to an insurance company hasn't exactly made for a life well spent
Thank you for smoking by Jason Reitman( Visual )

28 editions published between 2005 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 2,002 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tobacco industry lobbyist Nick Naylor has a seemingly impossible task : promoting cigarette smoking in a time when the health hazards of the activity have become too plain to ignore. Nick, however, revels in his job, using argument and twisted logic to place, as often as not, his clients in the positions of either altruistic do-gooders or victims. Nick's son Joey needs to understand and respect his dad's philosophy, and Nick works hard to respond to that need without compromising his lack of values. When a beautiful news reporter betrays Nick's sexually-achieved trust, his world seems in danger of collapsing. But there's always one more coffin nail in Nick's pack
Just like Heaven by Mark S Waters( Visual )

18 editions published between 2004 and 2013 in English and held by 1,771 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Elizabeth is a dedicated, workaholic doctor who is much to busy to have a life. One night, she gets into a terrible car accident and dies. She becomes a spirit stuck between heaven and earth. She doesn't realize that she is dead and thinks nothing has happened. That is until she meets David, a lonely architect, who has rented her old apartment. David thinks he is going crazy when he sees Elizabeth's spirit and tries everyway he can think of to get rid of her, but she just won't go away. Although the two are complete opposites, they somehow manage to form a relationship
17 again by Jason Filardi( Visual )

18 editions published between 2009 and 2013 in English and held by 1,660 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A man whose life didn't quite turn out how he wanted it to wishes he could go back to high school and change it. He wakes up one day and is seventeen again and gets the chance to rewrite his life
Freaky Friday by Mark S Waters( Visual )

6 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in Undetermined and English and held by 1,639 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A mother and her daughter are always fighting and screaming at each other. Each thinks that the other has it so easy. Then, thanks to a magical fortune cookie, they switch personalities and bodies and discover each other's problems and complications. And they end up gaining a little respect for each other's point of view. But they need to be changed back by Saturday, because the mother is getting married!
Legally blonde 2 : red, white & blonde( Visual )

12 editions published between 2003 and 2006 in English and held by 1,638 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Elle Woods joins the staff of a congresswoman in order to pass a law to ban animal testing
Mr. Popper's penguins by Jim Carrey( Visual )

11 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 1,550 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Mr. Popper [is] a successful business man who's clueless when it comes to the really important things in life--until he gets an unexpected present--six "adorable"penguins. Soon Popper's rambunctious roommates turn his swank New York apartment into a snowy winter wonderland--and the rest of his world upside down"--Container
Downsizing by Matt Damon( Visual )

22 editions published between 2017 and 2018 in 3 languages and held by 1,497 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A couple with financial problems decides to undergo the procedure of shrinking their bodies to a hight of five inches to be able to live an easy and care-free life but the wife changes her mind after her husband has already been downsized and now he has to build his new life alone
Ghosts of girlfriends past by Mark Waters( Visual )

18 editions published between 2009 and 2013 in English and French and held by 1,465 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Connor Mead is a famous photographer and womanizer. The ghost of his Uncle Wayne visits him and tells him he will be visited by three ghosts who will take him through his romantic past, present, and future. Can he get over himself?
Kate & Leopold by James Mangold( Visual )

39 editions published between 2002 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 1,436 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Kate and her actor brother live in 21st century New York. Her ex-boyfriend, Stuart, has found a spot near the Brooklyn Bridge where there is a gap in time-- one can return to the 19th century. Stuart goes back to the 1870s and takes pictures, then is followed back to New York by Leopold. Leopold gets help with fitting into the 21st century from Kate's brother Charlie, and meets Kate herself. Kate is climbing the corporate ladder in advertising, but her growing feelings for Leopold cause her to reevaluate her priorities in life
The men who stare at goats by Grant Heslov( Visual )

14 editions published between 2010 and 2017 in English and German and held by 1,374 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Kevin Spacey, George Clooney and Ewan McGregor star in this war spoof based on the non-fiction book by Jon Ronson. With a freshly-failed marriage behind him, rookie reporter Bob Wilton (McGregor) decides to lose himself in the romance of war by travelling to Iraq to report from the front line. Bob gets more than he bargains for when he meets Lyn Cassady (Clooney), a 'psychic' special forces agent who reveals the existence of a secret, New Age-influenced military unit whose goal is to put an end to war by using mind control techniques, peace and love as taught in Vietnam in the early 1970s by 'New Earth Army' founder Bill Django (Jeff Bridges). When Bob and Lyn set out together across the Kuwait border into Iraq, they get kidnapped and end up in a secret desert training camp run by Django's treacherous former student Larry Hooper (Spacey), who is running a lab of bizarre paranormal experiments aided by his former mentor, now a spaced-out alcoholic
Labor Day by Jason Reitman( Visual )

24 editions published in 2014 in 3 languages and held by 1,371 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Depressed single mom Adele and her son Henry offer a wounded, fearsome man a ride. As police search town for the escaped convict, the mother and son gradually learn his true story as their options become increasingly limited."--IMDb website, 6/24/2016
Reign over me by Mike Binder( Visual )

12 editions published between 2007 and 2018 in 4 languages and held by 1,316 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Charlie lost everyting in the 9/11 attack in New York, now after five years Charlie is withdrawn and depressed, but a chance encounter with an old college roommate helps begin the healing process
Young Adult( Visual )

27 editions published between 2011 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 1,298 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mavis Gary is a writer of teen literature who returns to her small hometown to relive her glory days and attempt to reclaim her happily married high school sweetheart. When returning home proves more difficult than she thought, Mavis forms an unusual bond with a former classmate who hasn't quite gotten over high school, either
Stan & Ollie by Jon S Baird( Visual )

14 editions published between 2018 and 2019 in 3 languages and held by 1,277 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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Kent, Rolfe R.

Kent, Rolfe Robin.

Rolfe Kent

Rolfe Kent britischer Filmkomponist

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Rolfe Kent compositeur de musique de films

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Рольф Кент

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