WorldCat Identities

Shankman, Adam

Works: 156 works in 694 publications in 12 languages and 26,637 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Comedy films  Musical films  Romance films  Romantic comedy films  Fantasy films  Melodramas (Motion pictures)  Fiction  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Action and adventure films 
Roles: Director, Author, Actor, Producer, Performer, fmd, Film editor
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by Adam Shankman
Hairspray by Adam Shankman( Visual )

91 editions published between 2007 and 2016 in 10 languages and held by 2,801 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A teenage girl simultaneously pursues stardom as a dancer on a local TV show and rallies against racial segregation in her native Baltimore
A walk to remember by Nicholas Sparks( Visual )

48 editions published between 2001 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 2,413 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jamie is a preacher's daughter whose self-confidence doesn't depend on the opinions of others. Landon is skating through high school on looks and bravado. But when events thrust him into Jamie's world, he begins an unexpected journey he will never forget. The remarkable steps to a life changed involve trust, hope, goals, faith and unconditional love
Bedtime stories by Walt Disney( Visual )

47 editions published between 2008 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 2,033 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
Bringing down the house by Queen Latifah( Visual )

29 editions published between 2003 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 1,929 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A divorced L.A. lawyer, Peter, thinks he has met the girl of his dreams online, until she shows up at his door and is a sassy, African American ex-con. She moves in and really begins to shake up his boring suburban lifestyle
The pacifier by Thomas Lennon( Visual )

18 editions published between 2005 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 1,874 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lt. Shane Wolfe is a tough-as-nails Navy SEAL who has controlled military operations in every corner of the globe. Now, the ultimate test comes when he's assigned to protect the home front. As in a house loaded with five out-of-control kids! But even when he trades combat gear for diapers and juice boxes, it's becomes more than just a babysitting job
The last song by Julie Anne Robinson( Visual )

16 editions published between 2010 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 1,801 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Seventeen, angry, and alienated from her estranged father, Veronica 'Ronnie' Miller's life gets turned inside out when her mother forces her to spend the summer with him in the small Georgia beach town where he lives. Here, Ronnie finds salvation, friendship, second chances, and first love
Rock of ages by Tom Cruise( Visual )

51 editions published between 2012 and 2016 in 5 languages and held by 1,789 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Drew and Sherrie meet in L.A. while pursuing their dream of life in the big city. Will their love survive the challenges the city throws their way? This musical features songs by Journey, Twisted Sister, Starship, REO Speedwagon, Foreigner, and many more
The wedding planner by Jennifer Lopez( Visual )

33 editions published between 2001 and 2008 in 5 languages and held by 1,738 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A romantic comedy about love, marriage and other events you just can't plan for. Mary (Jennifer Lopez) is a successful, work obsessed wedding planner in San Francisco who finally finds a man of her own (Matthew McConaughey), or so she thinks. He turns out to be the groom in the biggest wedding of her career. Will she get the job or the guy?
17 again by Burr Steers( Visual )

31 editions published between 2009 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 1,720 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

What would you do if you got a second shot at life? Mike's glory days are decidedly behind him. His marriage has fallen apart, he's been passed over for a promotion, and his kids think he's a loser. But Mike is given another chance when he is miraculously transformed back to the age of 17 and he's suddenly back at Hayden High Schol where he becomes the star of the basketball team, a total hottie and a classmate to his own teenage kids
Cheaper by the dozen 2 by Adam Shankman( Visual )

39 editions published between 2005 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 1,417 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The head of the Baker family wants to take his wife and twelve children on one last summer vacation as a family before the children grow up and go their separate ways
Premonition by John Fogerty( Visual )

13 editions published between 2007 and 2015 in English and Spanish and held by 1,260 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A housewife's life is shattered when she finds out her husband Jim is killed in a gruesome car accident, but when she awakes the next morning, he is still alive and well. As she keeps having dreams about his death, she must decide what to do
Step up by Guthrie CSD( Visual )

10 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 1,064 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Andie is a spunky young women who is from one of Baltimore's grittiest neighborhoods. Her dance ability, which has been forged in fire on the streets, lands her in a prestigious performing arts school. There, she struggles to fit in. Her classmates are in awe of her talent and catches the eye of Chase, a guy from a privileged family. He becomes captivated by Andie's street dance moves and genuine heart
Going the distance by Nanette Burstein( Visual )

12 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and Croatian and held by 974 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After a six-week summer romance, a couple living on opposite coasts of the U.S. try to make their long-distance relationship work, in spite of their naysaying friends
Step up revolution by Kathryn McCormick( Visual )

8 editions published between 2010 and 2012 in English and held by 894 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

" ... The next installment in the worldwide smash Step Up franchise. Emily (Kathryn McCormick) arrives in Miami with aspirations of becoming a professional dancer and falls in love with Sean (Ryan Guzman), the leader of a dance crew called "The Mob." When a wealthy businessman threatens to develop The Mob's historics neighbourhood, Emily must band together with Sean and The Mob to turn their performance art into protest art and fight for a greater cause."--Container insert
Step up : all in by Trish Sie( Visual )

8 editions published between 2014 and 2015 in English and German and held by 696 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the next exciting chapter of the international phenomenon STEP UP, all-stars from previous installments come together in glittering Las Vegas, battling for a victory that could define their dreams and their careers
Step up by Anne Fletcher( Visual )

7 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in English and held by 524 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tyler is a rebel from the wrong side of Baltimore's tracks. The only thing that stands between him and an unfulfilled life are his dreams of one day making it out of there. Nora is a privileged ballet dancer attending an elite school of dance in Baltimore. The only thing standing in the way of her brilliant future is finding a great dance partner for her senior showcase. When trouble with the law lands Tyler with a community service gig at Maryland School of the Arts, he arrives as an angry outsider, until his skills as a gifted street dancer draw Nora's attention. With sparks flying on and off stage, Tyler realizes he has just one performance to prove that he can step up to a life far larger than he ever imagined
Hairspray( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 492 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1962 Baltimore, all the kids watch the Corny Collins Show. Every day after school Tracy Turnblad, an overweight teenager with all the right moves, and her best friend Penny run home to watch and drool over teenage heartthrob Link Larkin. When one of the "Council Kids" goes on a leave of absence, Tracy auditions to be the replacement, is sent to detention for skipping school, and thereby meets Seaweed--who shows her how to really shake 'em down. Helped by Seaweed, Link, Penny, Motormouth Maybelle, and her parents, Tracy sets out to integrate the show ... without denting her 'do!
Girl about town by Adam Shankman( Book )

5 editions published between 2016 and 2017 in English and held by 374 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"When fate brings Lulu and Freddie together in 1930s Hollywood, sparks fly--and gunshots follow"--
Murder among the stars : a Lulu Kelly mystery by Adam Shankman( Book )

4 editions published between 2017 and 2018 in English and held by 101 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lulu is at Hearst Castle, competing for the role of a lifetime, when a rival actress is found dead and Lulu and Freddie must race to find the killer before Lulu becomes the next target
A walk to remember ; Pay it forward( Visual )

2 editions published between 2002 and 2008 in English and held by 88 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pay it forward: When a young man starts "paying it forward" for a social studies project, unusual things happen in this bittersweet and uplifting tale
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Alternative Names
Adam Shankman acteur américain

Adam Shankman actor estadounidense

Adam Shankman Amerikaans acteur

Adam Shankman choreograf, reżyser i aktor amerykański

Adam Shankman pemeran laki-laki asal Amerika Serikat

Adam Shankman regista, ballerino e coreografo statunitense

Adam Shankman US-amerikanischer Schauspieler

Shankman Adam M. 1964-....

Shankman, Adam Michael 1964-

Адам Шенкман

Шенкман, Адам

Ադամ Շենկման դերասան, ռեժիսոր

אדם שנקמן שחקן אמריקאי

آدام شنکمن تهیه‌کننده، طراح رقص، بازیگر، و کارگردان آمریکایی

آدم شانكمان

쉥크만, 아담 1964-

애덤 섕크먼




The wedding planner17 againHairsprayA walk to remember ; Pay it forward