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Dugan, Dennis

Overview
Works: 183 works in 510 publications in 5 languages and 17,185 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Juvenile works  Comedy films  Fiction  Film and video adaptations 
Roles: Director, Actor, Performer, Film editor, Costume designer, Designer, Lighting designer
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Dennis Dugan
Just go with it ( Visual )
19 editions published in 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,577 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
Grown ups ( Visual )
16 editions published between 2010 and 2013 in English and German and held by 1,553 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Adam Sandler writes, directs and stars in this comedy centred on the reunion of five former school friends. 30 years after graduating from high school, five former basketball teammates - Lenny (Sandler), Eric (Kevin James), Kurt (Chris Rock), Marcus (David Spade) and Rob (Rob Schneider) - gather for the funeral of their late coach over the Fourth of July holiday weekend at the same lakeside house where they celebrated a championship victory many years before. As the weekend goes on, the friends come to realise that just because they have all grown older doesn't necessarily mean that they have to grow up
Big daddy by Dennis Dugan ( Visual )
35 editions published between 1999 and 2010 in 5 languages and held by 1,512 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
Happy Gilmore by Dennis Dugan ( Visual )
31 editions published between 1919 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 1,494 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. So 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. Before long, Happy is a media sensation, attracting crowds and news cameras wherever he goes. But Happy's bitter rival has his own plans for the golf superstar, resulting in a riotous, laugh-filled confrontation on the links
I now pronounce you Chuck & Larry by Adam Sandler ( Visual )
18 editions published between 2007 and 2009 in English and held by 1,313 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
Grown ups 2 by Adam Sandler ( Visual )
12 editions published between 2010 and 2014 in English and held by 1,288 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
Jack and Jill ( Visual )
24 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 1,286 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 )
30 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,286 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 )
9 editions published between 1988 and 2013 in English and held by 1,199 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
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 )
10 editions published between 2006 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 937 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 ( Visual )
18 editions published between 2003 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 706 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
Saving Silverman ( Visual )
8 editions published between 2000 and 2005 in English and held by 581 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
The howling by Joe Dante ( Visual )
12 editions published between 1980 and 2013 in English and German and held by 526 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
Can't buy me love by Steve Rash ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1987 and 2002 in English and held by 443 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 )
12 editions published between 1996 and 2006 in English and held by 428 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 )
8 editions published between 1986 and 2005 in English and Dutch and held by 202 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. The ship is finally brought under control and makes a successful landing-- in England during the year 508 A.D. Tom is met by a young girl named Alisande, who mistakes him for a monster due to his unfamiliar spaceman's suit. However, their trouble is just beginning, as they are taken prisoner by Sir Mordred and brought to King Arthur's castle. Luckily, with the help of Hermes and Sandy's father, Tom uncovers an unscrupulous plot and makes every attempt to save the day and his newfound love
Problem child Problem child 2 ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2004 and 2008 in English and held by 154 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 123 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
Matilda the new adventures of Pippi Longstocking ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 74 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
Brain donors ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1992 and 2014 in English and held by 51 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In the tradition of Abbott and Costello. Three bozos. One ballet company. Tutu many laughs!
 
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Alternative Names
Bishop, Walter 1946-
Languages
English (253)
German (3)
French (3)
Italian (3)
Dutch (1)
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