WorldCat Identities

Giarraputo, Jack

Works: 90 works in 387 publications in 5 languages and 28,116 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Comedy films  Romantic comedy films  Action and adventure films  Crime films  Film adaptations  Sports films  Film remakes  Prison films  Animated films 
Roles: Producer, Author
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by Jack Giarraputo
Paul Blart : mall cop by Andy Fickman( Visual )

14 editions published between 2009 and 2015 in English and held by 2,877 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Paul Blart is a mild-mannered, dutiful family man who works as a security guard in a New Jersey mall. He has applied to become a cop for years, but he always fails the physical exam because he is overweight and has hyperglycemia. One day a gang of organized criminals put the mall under siege and takes hostages. Blart becomes trapped inside and because he feels it is duty as a security guard, he refuses to leave. He becomes the police department's eyes on the inside and attempts to stop the criminals on his own
50 first dates by Jack Giarraputo( Visual )

16 editions published between 2004 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 2,364 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Henry Roth lives an enviable life in a Hawaiian paradise, spending every night with a different beautiful tourist in search of an island fling. It's a great life, no strings attached ... until he meets Lucy. He and Lucy hit it off right from the start, but the next day she acts like she doesn't know him. Lucy suffers from short-term memory loss, so every night all memory of her day is erased. But a man in love will go to great lengths to win the girl of his dreams. In an effort to help her remember him, he makes a video tape for her to watch every morning
Anger management by Ge Xi( Visual )

19 editions published between 2003 and 2017 in English and Spanish and held by 1,976 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

17 editions published between 2008 and 2015 in English and Italian and held by 1,788 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
Click by Frank Coraci( Visual )

14 editions published between 2005 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,594 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A workaholic architect finds a universal remote that allows him to fast-forward and rewind to different parts of his life. Complications arise when the remote starts to make its own choices
Mr. Deeds by Steven Brill( Visual )

17 editions published between 2002 and 2010 in English and Spanish and held by 1,578 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Small-town guy Longfellow Deeds goes to New York City to collect a $40 billion inheritance from a long lost uncle, even living in a palatial mansion with the services of an unusual valet. Things get better when he mets a beautiful woman. 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, its up to Deeds to straighten everybody out
Grown ups by Dennis Dugan( Visual )

10 editions published between 2010 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 1,556 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Unos amigos de la infancia se reúnen un fin de semana para revivir los viejos tiempos. Poco importa que estos cinco hombres sean hombres de negocios, esposos y padres respetables. Cuando se juntan, nada impide que estos niños grandes lo pasen en grande
Zookeeper by Kevin James( Visual )

5 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,410 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."--Container
Grown ups 2 by Adam Sandler( Visual )

20 editions published between 2010 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,396 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"After moving his family back to his hometown to be with his friends and their kids, Lenny (Adam Sandler) finds out that between old bullies, new bullies, wild bus drivers, cops on skis and 400 costumed party crashers, sometimes crazy follows you"--Container
The longest yard by Peter Segal( Visual )

5 editions published between 2005 and 2013 in English and held by 1,350 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
I now pronounce you Chuck & Larry by Adam Sandler( Visual )

10 editions published between 2007 and 2009 in English and held by 1,305 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chuck and Larry are the pride of their fire station. Two guy's guys always side-by-side and willing to do anything for each other. Widower Larry wants just one thing, to protect his kids. His buddy Chuck also wants on thing, to enjoy the single life. Grateful Chuck owes Larry for saving his life in a fire, and Larry calls in his marker when civic red tape prevents him from naming his own two kids as his life insurance beneficiaries. All that Chuck has to do is claim to be Larry's domestic partner on some city forms. But when an overzealous bureaucrat becomes suspicious, the new couple's arrangement becomes a citywide issue and goes from confidential to front-page news. Chuck and Larry must now fumble through a charade of domestic bliss. After surviving their mandatory honeymoon and dodging the threat of exposure the well-intentioned con men discover that sticking together in your time of need is what truly makes a family
You don't mess with the Zohan by Dennis Dugan( Visual )

19 editions published between 2008 and 2013 in English and held by 1,274 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 by Dennis Dugan( Visual )

21 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 1,220 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 )

8 editions published between 2005 and 2012 in English and held by 950 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Three older guys with little sporting ability, who get a second chance to fulfil their childhood sporting dreams when they take on a squad of Little League baseball bullies. Striking a blow for the athletically-challenged, Gus, Clark and Richie soon become unlikely heroes to the bullied, clumsy and awkward everywhere!"--Back cover
The waterboy by Adam Sandler( Visual )

9 editions published between 1998 and 2009 in English and Spanish and held by 836 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
The house bunny by Fred Wolf( Visual )

6 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 831 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When playboy bunny Shelly is tossed out of the Playboy Mansion, she has nowhere to go, but 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
Blended by Adam Sandler( Visual )

12 editions published between 2014 and 2016 in English and held by 721 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
Adam Sandler's Eight crazy nights( Visual )

9 editions published between 2002 and 2004 in English and held by 655 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Davey Stone, a mean and unhappy citizen of a small New England town, seems to always be causing trouble. As Chanukah begins Davey finds himself headed to jail. Whitey, a kindly old man, persuades the judge to let Davey do community service instead and through a series of situations the truth about Davey's bad attitude is learned, and he is seen in a new light by the towns occupants
Little Nicky by Steven Brill( Visual )

14 editions published between 2000 and 2005 in English and Spanish and held by 625 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 )

11 editions published between 2003 and 2017 in English and held by 586 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
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
Anger management
Alternative Names
Jack Giarraputo Amerikaans filmproducent

Jack Giarraputo producteur de cinéma américain

Jack Giarraputo productor de cine estadounidense

Jack Giarraputo produttore cinematografico statunitense

Jack Giarraputo US-amerikanischer Filmproduzent

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English (238)

Spanish (10)

Chinese (2)

German (1)

Italian (1)

Anger managementClickMr. DeedsThe longest yardYou don't mess with the ZohanThe benchwarmersThe house bunnyAdam Sandler's Eight crazy nights