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Dugan, Dennis

Works: 135 works in 496 publications in 10 languages and 17,997 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Comedy films  Film adaptations  Sports films  Children's films  Musical films  Action and adventure films  Juvenile works  Fantasy films  Television cop shows 
Roles: Director, Actor, Performer, Author, fmd, Costume designer, Lighting designer , Film editor, Designer
Classifications: PN1995.9.C55,
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by Dennis Dugan
Just go with it( Visual )

28 editions published in 2011 in 3 languages and held by 1,716 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A plastic surgeon who is romancing a much younger schoolteacher enlists his loyal assistant to pretend to be his soon-to-be ex-wife in order to cover up a careless lie. When more lies backfire, the assistant's kids become involved, and everyone heads off for a weekend in Hawaii that will change all their lives
Happy Gilmore by Dennis Dugan( Visual )

38 editions published between 1919 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 1,562 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Although Happy dreams of becoming a professional hockey player, he discovers that his hockey slap shot translates to an astonishing 400-yard tee shot. When his grandmother loses her home to the IRS, Happy decides to earn the house back by joining the pro golf tour, bringing his ferocious temper and outlandish antics to the well-tended fairways
Grown ups by Dennis Dugan( Visual )

10 editions published between 2010 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 1,557 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Wu ge xi ri guo zhong hao you yin wei zhong xue lan qiu jiao lian de qu shi er chong ju , wu ren zhong zai yu le quan hun chu yi pian tian de lan ni < ya dang shan de le > te di zu xia le hu bian xiao wu , yao qi lao you men xi jia dai juan tong du guo qing jia qi . mei xiang dao duo nian bu jian , jia jia sui ran ge you nan nian de jing , dan wu ge chang bu da de zhong nian ren que yi ran bu jian dang nian de you zhi , zai jia qi zhong he xiao hai lao po men ji jin hu kui xia nao , yi wai zhao hui dang nian deng da ren qian de feng kuang le qu !
Big daddy by Gan Du( Visual )

15 editions published between 1999 and 2010 in 5 languages and held by 1,484 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Thirty-two-year-old Sonny Koufax has spent his whole life avoiding responsibility. But when his girlfriend dumps him for an older man, he's got to find a way to prove he's ready to grow up. In a desperate last-ditch effort, Sonny adopts five-year-old Julian to impress her. She's not impressed and he can't return the kid
Grown ups 2 by Adam Sandler( Visual )

30 editions published between 2010 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 1,447 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lenny has decided to relocate his family back to the small town to have his kids grow up where he and his friends grew up. This time around, the grownups are the ones learning lessons from their kids on a day notoriously full of surprises: the last day of school
I now pronounce you Chuck & Larry by Adam Sandler( Visual )

31 editions published between 2007 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 1,372 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When red tape stops New York fire fighter Larry from naming his children as beneficiaries of his pension, he asks his best friend to enter into domestic partnership with him. Now they must convince everyone their 'marriage' is real ... even their gorgeous lawyer
Jack and Jill by Dennis Dugan( Visual )

28 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 1,339 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Family guy Jack Sadelstein prepares for the annual event he dreads: the Thanksgiving visit of his twin sister, the needy and passive-aggressive Jill, who then refuses to leave
You don't mess with the Zohan by Dennis Dugan( Visual )

15 editions published between 2008 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 1,219 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Zohan Dvir is an ex-commando, Mossad agent who decides to fake his death so he can re-emerge in New York City as a hair stylist. He romances his clients by giving them extra 'special services' in the back room of the beauty shop he works in. However, he is eventually recognized, and risks losing his newfound life and career
The new adventures of Pippi Longstocking by Astrid Lindgren( Visual )

13 editions published between 1988 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,203 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Full screen. While Pippi is sailing with her sea captain father, she is suddenly washed overboard and lost in a fierce storm. Pippi eventually drifts ashore to a small coastal town where she sets up house in an ancient vacated mansion. There, with her horse and monkey, Pippi begins a new life without any adult supervision
The benchwarmers by Dennis Dugan( Visual )

15 editions published between 2006 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 967 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Three guys spent their youth bearing the wrath of schoolyard bullies. They weren't tall, cool, and athletic, so they often got picked on by those who were. But when Gus convinces his two friends Richie and Clark to take some batting practice on a nearby Little League baseball field for old times sake, the three end up challenging a team of eleven-year-olds for the right to play on the field. Gus, often picked on because he was short, is nonetheless a stellar ballplayer, and he single-handedly defeats the other team. When word gets out, neighborhood billionaire Mel decides to bankroll a cross-state tour for "The Benchwarmers" where they'll challenge the meanest little league teams around, with the eventual winner taking possession of a brand-new, state-of-the-art Little League field. Mel, once a benchwarmer himself, hopes The Benchwarmers can give his own son and nerds everywhere hope for redemption as the victories pile up and the fame of the players spreads through chatrooms and podcasts everywhere
National security by Dao gen( Visual )

23 editions published between 2003 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 718 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

L.A.P.D. reject and major troublemaker, Earl, ends up getting L.A. police officer, Hank, kicked off the force for brutality. Now, these two guys, who can't stand each other, are stuck working together as lowly security guards. They play cops to bring down a smuggling ring - if they can stay alive and stay one step ahead of the real cops
The howling by Joe Dante( Visual )

35 editions published between 1980 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 593 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Severely traumatized by a near-fatal encounter with a serial killer, TV newscaster Karen White takes time off at a secluded retreat called 'the Colony.' But when, after nights of being tormented by bestial, bloodcurdling cries, Karen ventures into the woods seeking answers, she makes a terrifying discovery. Now she must fight not only for her life-- but for her soul!"--Container
Saving Silverman( Visual )

9 editions published between 2000 and 2014 in English and held by 592 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Darren Silverman is a guy who gets himself into a new relationship with a hottie, who is messing up a long lasting friendship between Darren and his two buddies. The buddies then decide that they need to "help" Darren with his girlfriend -- by kidnapping her and re-introducing Darren to an old high school sweetheart who is headed toward a convent life
Can't buy me love by Steve Rash( Visual )

7 editions published between 1987 and 2002 in English and Spanish and held by 490 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When the most popular girl in high school finds herself in a desperate predicament, Ronny steps in to save the day-- for a price. She must pose as his girl so that her popularity might rub off on him
Beverly Hills ninja( Visual )

17 editions published between 1996 and 2006 in English and French and held by 447 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Haru is an orphaned American who washes to shore in Japan and is mistaken for the Great White Ninja of legend. Raised among the finest Ninjas, Haru grows into a big, strong, slapstick disaster! An embarrassment to his clan, Haru has no hope of ever becoming a full Ninja. But when a beautiful blonde pleads for help, Haru is given one dangerously funny chance to prove himself
Unidentified flying oddball by Russ Mayberry( Visual )

11 editions published between 1979 and 2005 in 3 languages and held by 208 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tom Trimble is a concept design engineer who has just created Hermes, a human-like robot who will pilot Stardust One, a new U.S. spacecraft designed to travel farther and faster than anything yet conceived. When the ship is about to launch, Trimble quickly boards the craft to reassure the robot when lightning strikes, igniting the rockets and blasting Stardust One into space at a relativistic speed
Problem child Problem child 2( Visual )

3 editions published between 2004 and 2008 in English and held by 177 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A good-natured man and his social-climbing wife adopt a seven-year-old boy to brighten their lives. But Junior soon turns ordinary events into comic nightmares
NYPD blue( Visual )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 156 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The gritty reality of life in the New York City 15th Precinct as the police detectives go about their work with grim determination
NYPD Blue by David Milch( Visual )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 143 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Drama set at the 15th Precinct in New York City portrays the work and personal lives of police officers
Matilda the new adventures of Pippi Longstocking( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 87 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Matilda: Matilda is a super-smart little girl who's woefully misunderstood by her family and her school principal, who thinks she's a show-off. But with the help of a brave best friend and a wonderful teacher, Matilda discovers that she doesn't have to get mad to get even. New adventures of Pippi Longstocking: While Pippi is sailing with her sea captain father, she is suddenly washed overboard and lost in a fierce storm. Pippi eventually drifts ashore to a small coastal town where she sets up house in an ancient vacated mansion, makes friends with the local children, and resists attempts made by grown-ups to put her in a children's home
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The benchwarmers
Alternative Names
Bishop, Walter 1946-

Dennis Dugan acteur américain

Dennis Dugan Amerikaans filmregisseur

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Dennis Dugan US-amerikanischer Schauspieler

Дуган, Дэннис

Դենիս Դուգան

דניס דוגן

دنیس داگن بازیگر و کارگردان آمریکایی

დენის დუგანი

데니스 듀건

듀간, 데니스 1946-


Big daddyYou don't mess with the ZohanThe new adventures of Pippi LongstockingThe benchwarmersNational securityThe howlingSaving SilvermanCan't buy me love