WorldCat Identities

Giarraputo, Jack

Overview
Works: 86 works in 262 publications in 3 languages and 25,248 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Comedy films  Film adaptations  Fiction  Juvenile works  Crime films  Action and adventure films  Musical films  Romantic comedy films  Animated films 
Roles: Producer, Author
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Jack Giarraputo
50 first dates by Jack Giarraputo( Visual )

9 editions published between 2004 and 2008 in English and held by 2,246 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Henry lives an enviable life in a Hawaiian paradise, spending every night
Anger management by David Dorfman( Visual )

11 editions published between 2003 and 2008 in English and held by 1,951 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"After a small misunderstanding aboard an airplane escalates out of control, timid businessman Dave Buznik (Sandler) is ordered by the court to undergo anger management therapy at the hands of specialist Dr. Buddy Rydell (Nicholson). But when Buddy steps up his aggressive treatment by moving in, Dave goes from mild to wild as the unorthodox treatment wreaks havoc with his life"--Container
Bedtime stories by Walt Disney( Visual )

11 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 1,791 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Marty Bronson raises his son and daughter on his own. He has to sell his homey motel to Barry Nottingham who promises to make Marty's son manager. But, Nottingham pulls down the motel and builds a pricey hotel. Now grown up, Marty's son, Skeeter, works as a janitor and general servant. He still dreams of becoming the manager. When Nottingham announces a brand-new hotel, built on an existing school's property, he makes his future son-in-law, Kendall, manager. Skeeter's sister Wendy, has to leave town for a job interview and asks him to alternate looking after her two children Patrick and Bobbi, with Wendy's colleague, Jill. He doesn't get along with either Jill or the children, but his easy-going attitude loosens them all up. He starts telling the children bedtime stories and the children grow fond of him. They make suggestions about how the stories should go. When the stories become true in real life, Skeeter tries to maneuver the stories into a direction which will make his dream come true, too
Paul Blart mall cop( Visual )

5 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 1,592 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A single dad wants to make some extra money working as a security guard at the mall and he has to come to the rescue when things go wrong
Mr. Deeds by Steven Brill( Visual )

12 editions published between 2002 and 2010 in English and Spanish and held by 1,577 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Small-town guy Longfellow Deeds goes to the big city to collect a $40 billion inheritance from a long lost uncle. Living in a palatial mansion with the services of an unusual personal butler isn't too bad. Things get even better when he meets a beautiful school nurse. But money changes everything, and things aren't what they seem -his sweetie is actually a journalist feeding reports of his outrageous behavior to the press! Now, it's up to Deeds to straighten everybody out -with a few right hooks and lots of common sense."--Container
Click by Frank Coraci( Visual )

9 editions published between 2006 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,549 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Michael Newman is a family man whose busy career as an architect does not leave much time for his wife, Donna, and his two kids. Unable to figure out which of his many remotes turns on the television, he goes shopping for a universal remote that does everything and finds the perfect device in one-of-a-kind remote with magical powers. With each click Michael is able to control his career and personal life. But complications arise when the remote starts to overrule his choices
Grown ups by dennis dugan ( '10 ) movie( Visual )

6 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 1,530 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Five friends and former teammates reunite on the Fourth of July weekend to honor the passing of their former high school basketball coach
Zookeeper by Frank Coraci( Visual )

3 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 1,374 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The animals at the Franklin Park Zoo love their kindhearted caretaker, Griffin Keyes. Finding himself more comfortable with a lion than a lady, Griffin decides the only way to get a girl in his life is to leave the zoo and find a more glamorous job. The animals, in a panic, decide to break their time-honored code of silence and reveal their biggest secret: they can talk! To keep Griffin from leaving, they decide to teach him the rules of courtship, animal style
Grown ups 2 by Adam Sandler( Visual )

9 editions published between 2010 and 2014 in English and held by 1,323 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"After moving his family back to his hometown to be with his friends and their kids, Lenny ... finds out that between old bullies, new bullies, wild bus drivers, cops on skis and 400 costumed party crashers, sometimes crazy follows you"--Container
I now pronounce you Chuck & Larry by Adam Sandler( Visual )

9 editions published between 2007 and 2009 in English and held by 1,296 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
You don't mess with the Zohan by Dennis Dugan( Visual )

14 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 1,237 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
Jack and Jill( Visual )

10 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and held by 1,196 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
The benchwarmers by Dennis Dugan( Visual )

5 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 902 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
The house bunny( Visual )

5 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 835 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Playboy Bunny, Shelly, is tossed out of the Playboy Mansion, she has nowhere to go. She quickly falls in with the sorority girls from Zeta Alpha Zeta. The members of the sorority, all seven of whom are socially inept, are about to lose their house. The girls need a dose of what only the eternally bubbly Shelley can provide. Eventually, the girls, and Shelly, learn to stop pretending to be what they think others want them to be and start being themselves
The longest yard by Peter Segal( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 806 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A former pro football quarterback suddenly lands in a maximum security prison. Using fellow inmates, he must put together a motley group of cons to play a no-holds-barred grudge game against the sadistic guards
The waterboy by Adam Sandler( Visual )

4 editions published between 1999 and 2009 in English and held by 666 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An oddball mama's boy who lives to carry water for football players becomes a star when a coach discovers his hidden ferocity and channels it into gridiron greatness
Adam Sandler's Eight crazy nights( Visual )

9 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in English and held by 650 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When a small-town, extremely disgruntled guy, Davey Stone, faces another holiday season in his New England hometown, he does what he always has - he messes up big time and lands in jail. But after a few surprises - including the mysterious reason for Davey's bad attitude and the reappearance of his childhood sweetheart - Davey might just decide he has a reason or two to change his ways
Little Nicky by Steven Brill( Visual )

12 editions published between 2000 and 2005 in English and Spanish and held by 618 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When your mother is an angel and your father is the devil, life can be really confusing. For Little Nicky, it just got a whole lot worse. His two evil brothers have just escaped from Hell and are wreaking havoc on an unsuspecting earth. His dad is disintegrating and it's up to Nicky to save him and all of humanity. Can Nicky find his inner evil in time to save the world?
Dickie Roberts former child star( Visual )

9 editions published between 2003 and 2008 in English and held by 594 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dickie Roberts is a former child actor who appeared on a hit television show. Now in his thirties, he can only find work as a parking valet and spends his free time with other formal child stars. Wanting to make a comeback, he manages to get an audition with director Rob Reiner. When the role requires him to be normal, he decides to hire a normal family for $20,000 in order to "research" the childhood he missed out on
Blended( Visual )

5 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 576 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"After a disastrous blind date, single parents Lauren ... and Jim ... agree on only one thing: they never want to see each other again. But when they each separately sign up for a fabulous family vacation with their kids, they are all stuck sharing a suite at a luxurious African safari resort for a week"--Container
 
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Alternative Names
Jack Giarraputo producteur de cinma amricain

Jack Giarraputo produttore cinematografico statunitense

Jack Giarraputo US-amerikanischer Filmproduzent

Джек Джаррапуто

Languages
English (153)

Spanish (4)

Chinese (1)

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Anger managementMr. DeedsClickYou don't mess with the ZohanThe benchwarmersThe house bunnyThe longest yardAdam Sandler's Eight crazy nights