WorldCat Identities

Shankman, Adam

Overview
Works: 151 works in 633 publications in 12 languages and 25,314 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Comedy films  Musical films  Fantasy films  Romantic comedy films  Film adaptations  Romance films  Action and adventure films  Dance films  Melodramas (Motion pictures) 
Roles: Director, Author, Actor, Producer, Performer, fmd, Film editor
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Adam Shankman
Hairspray by Adam Shankman( Visual )

86 editions published between 2007 and 2016 in 10 languages and held by 2,772 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 )

44 editions published between 2001 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 2,404 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Love brings together what peer pressure and lifestyles seek to keep apart. Jamie is a straight-laced preacher's daughter and Landon is an unmotivated delinquent. When events thrust him into her world, he begins an unexpected journey he'll never forget
Bedtime stories by Walt Disney( Visual )

44 editions published between 2008 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 2,037 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 )

26 editions published between 2003 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 1,908 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 )

16 editions published between 2005 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 1,863 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 becomes more than just a babysitting job
The last song by Julie Anne Robinson( Visual )

13 editions published between 2010 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 1,781 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 )

47 editions published between 2012 and 2016 in 5 languages and held by 1,762 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 )

31 editions published between 2001 and 2008 in 5 languages and held by 1,735 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 Jason Filardi( Visual )

31 editions published between 2009 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 1,708 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 )

27 editions published between 2005 and 2011 in English and Turkish and held by 1,406 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tom and his wife Kate bring their clan together for a memorable summer getaway. Their dream vacation turns into an outrageous competition with the overachieving, overzealous family of Tom's longtime rival
Premonition by Mennan Yapo( Visual )

12 editions published in 2007 in English and Spanish and held by 1,198 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A housewife's life is shattered when she finds out that 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 Zhu hao wei( Visual )

10 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 1,053 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
Step up revolution by Kathryn McCormick( Visual )

7 editions published between 2010 and 2012 in English and held by 891 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Emily arrives in Miami with aspirations of becoming a professional dancer and soon falls in love with Sean, a young man who leads a dance crew called 'The Mob'. When a wealthy businessman threatens to develop The Mob's historic neighborhood and displace thousands of people, they all work together to turn their performance art into protest art, and risk losing their dreams to fight for a greater cause
Step up : all in by Trish Sie( Visual )

7 editions published between 2014 and 2015 in English and German and held by 689 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 Jackson/Hillsdale Community Mental Health Board (Mich.)( Visual )

6 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in English and held by 531 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 481 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 )

4 editions published between 2016 and 2017 in English and held by 347 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"When fate brings Lulu and Freddie together in 1930s Hollywood, sparks fly--and gunshots follow"--
A walk to remember ; Pay it forward( Visual )

2 editions published between 2002 and 2008 in English and held by 79 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A walk to remember: A romance featuring a troublesome teenager in North Carolina who is changed for the better by the love of a girl. She is the angelic daughter of a local minister and the boy joins her in doing good deeds. But she has a secret which will break his heart
Going the distance by Nanette Burstein( Visual )

11 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and Croatian and held by 63 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A romantic comedy centered on a guy and a gal who try to keep their love alive as they shuttle back and forth between New York and San Francisco to see one another
Cheaper by the dozen by Shawn Levy( Visual )

2 editions published between 2008 and 2012 in English and held by 55 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cheaper by the dozen: Tom and Kate Baker have made many sacrifices in their professional lives in order to raise their 12 children. When Tom is offered a job as a Division I college football coach, he moves the entire pack to a suburb in Chicago. This move shakes up the entire family, but when Kate's memoirs get published, she takes off on a book tour. The lack of parental guidance creates problems for all the Baker kids, and chaos ensues
 
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Hairspray
Alternative Names
Adam Shankman acteur américain

Adam Shankman actor estadounidense

Adam Shankman Amerikaans acteur

Adam Shankman choreograf, reżyser i aktor amerykański

Adam Shankman regista, ballerino e coreografo statunitense

Adam Shankman US-amerikanischer Schauspieler

Shankman Adam M. 1964-....

Shankman, Adam Michael 1964-

Адам Шенкман

Шенкман, Адам

אדם שנקמן שחקן אמריקאי

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

آدم شانكمان

쉥크만, 아담 1964-

애덤 섕크먼

アダム・シャンクマン

亚当·山克曼

亞當·沙克曼

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The wedding planner17 againHairsprayA walk to remember ; Pay it forward