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Hamburg, John 1970-

Works: 63 works in 329 publications in 10 languages and 12,716 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Comedy films  Romantic comedy films  Caper films  Television comedies  Television series  Humor  Documentary films  Interviews  Nonfiction films 
Roles: Author of screenplay, Director, Producer, Scenarist, Author, Interviewee, fmd, Performer, Actor, Bibliographic antecedent, Film editor
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works about John Hamburg
Most widely held works by John Hamburg
Meet the parents by Jay Roach( Visual )

30 editions published between 2000 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 2,225 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Greg is in love with Pam, and views their upcoming trip to her parents' house as a perfect opportunity to ask her to marry him. Once Greg is introduced to Pam's parents, however, things slide steadily downhill. Pam's dad, Jack, takes an instant and obvious dislike to Greg, remarking constantly about the fact that he is a male nurse. The weekend goes from bad to worse when Greg manages to, almost, destroy the house and the wedding
Along came Polly by John Hamburg( Visual )

31 editions published between 2003 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 1,818 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Reuben Feffer, a professional risk assessor, is not one to ever take chances in any aspect of his life. But when his new bride Lisa leaves him for French scuba instructor Claude on their honeymoon, he finally decides to a risk of his own. At a party, he meets free-spirited Polly, whom he remembers from the seventh grade. Unlike the control-freak Reuben, she's spent her life living on the edge. They reluctantly begin a romance and Polly introduces him to a new world of spicy food and what it mean to really take a chance
I love you, man by Paul Rudd( Visual )

37 editions published between 2009 and 2017 in 7 languages and held by 1,523 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After Peter gets engaged to the woman of his dreams, he realizes he has not one friend to serve as his best man. To rectify the situation, he goes on a series of man-dates before he meets Sydney Fife, with whom he instantly bonds. While Peter and Sydney become closer, his relationship with his fiancee begins to suffer, forcing him to choose between her or his new B.F.F. Includes commentary, featurette, extended scenes, deleted scenes, and gag reel
Meet the Fockers by Jay Roach( Visual )

18 editions published between 2005 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 1,519 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Pam and Greg get their parents together it turns into one disaster after another. The hippie Fockers are the direct opposite of the uptight Byrneses, taking awkward in-law experiences to new heights with one pitfall after the next
Zoolander 2( Visual )

10 editions published in 2016 in English and French and held by 1,406 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Beloved model Derek Zoolander and his rival-turned-partner Hansel are facing a threat to their continued success
Zoolander by Ben Stiller( Visual )

43 editions published between 2001 and 2016 in 7 languages and held by 1,399 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Derek Zoolander ha sido el modelo masculino más cotizado durante los últimos 3 años. La noche de la gala que podría suponer su cuarta corona, el galardón se lo lleva un nuevo modelo llamado Hansel. Derek queda en entredicho y como un idiota, y decide retirarse. Sin embargo, un prestigioso diseñador le pide que desfile para él
Little Fockers by Paul Weitz( Visual )

20 editions published between 2011 and 2016 in English and German and held by 1,321 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Greg Focker (Ben Stiller) has finally begun to earn the respect of his ex-CIA father-in-law, Jack Byrnes (Robert De Niro) but one important test still lies ahead: will Greg prove that he has what it takes to be the family's next "Godfocker" ... or will the circle of trust be broken for good?
Why him?( Visual )

8 editions published between 2016 and 2017 in English and held by 958 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Over the holidays, Ned, an overprotective but loving dad and his family visit his daughter at Stanford, where he meets his biggest nightmare: her well-meaning but socially awkward Silicon Valley billionaire boyfriend, Laird. The rivalry develops, and Ned's panic level goes through the roof when he finds himself lost in this glamorous high-tech world and learns that Laird is about to pop the question
Safe men( Visual )

3 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in English and held by 195 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sam and Eddie are a pair of inept lounge singers who, after being mistaken by the mafia for master safecrackers, find themselves pulling off a series of heists in the burglary business
Stella( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 56 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Contains a comedy troupe that's highbrow, lowbrow, and every brow in between. Whether they are tramps looking for a hot meal or office party crashers, the boys do it all with a twinkle in their eye and a song in their heart
Y entonces llegó ella by John Hamburg( Visual )

13 editions published between 2004 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cuando Reuben Feffer (Ben Stiller) quien huye de todo tipo de riesgo como de la peste, ve cómo su esposa lo abandona en su luna de miel por un musculoso instructor de submarinismo, sus planes vitales y sentimentales se ven hechos pedazos. Un encuentro casual con una amiga de la infancia llamada Polly (Jennifer Aniston), verdadera fanática de la aventura, le lanza a un torbellino de deportes de riesgo, comidas picantes, hurones y bailes a ritmo de salsa, todo con unas desternillantes consecuencias. ¿Logrará Reuben, consumador maniático del auto-control, dar un cambio radical a su vida para poder disfrutar del momento
Quadruple feature( Visual )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The wedding date. Kat Ellis is determined to attend her younger sister's wedding with a date. Rather than face the ridicule of her family, and in order to show up her ex-fiance, she resorts to the Yellow Pages to find an escort
An interview with screenwriter John Hamburg( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

John Hamburg is a very funny guy. After writing and directing the crime comedy Safe Men, Hamburg co-wrote Meet the Parents, Zoolander, and Meet the Fockers, spawning a few catchphrases in the process. He also wrote and directed the romantic comedy Along Came Polly. In this amusing interview, Hamburg discusses the importance of monologues, test screenings, and keeping Robert De Niro happy
Along came Polly ; Reality bites ; Mystery men( Visual )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A man who always plays it safe falls in love with a free-spirited woman; four friends face the reality of life after college; a group of ragtag superheroes band together to face an evil villain
Movie marathon collection : romantic favorites( Visual )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The wedding date : Rather than risk ridicule by attending her sister's wedding without an escort, Kat turns to the Yellow Pages to find a date
Los Padres de él by Jay Roach( Visual )

9 editions published between 2005 and 2011 in Spanish and English and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

El tiempo ha pasado, y Greg ha conseguido entrar en el Círculo de Confianza de la familia. Todo va sobre ruedas. Pam y él ya están planeando la boda con mucho entusiasmo. Sólo queda un pequeño escollo que superar: los futuros consuegros deben pasar un fin de semana juntos. Todo parece ir viento en popa hasta que Jack descubre que el padre abogado y la madre doctora de Greg son en realidad un padre liberal que cuida de la casa y una terapeuta sexual para la tercera edad
Polly et moi Along came Polly by John Hamburg( Visual )

9 editions published between 2003 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A peine marié, il trouve sa femme dans les bras d'un autre et se laisse entraîner dans un tourbillon d'aventures par une ancienne camarade de lycée
Los Padres de ella by Jay Roach( Visual )

11 editions published between 2000 and 2011 in Spanish and English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Greg Focker es un enfermero algo patoso que, tras anunciar su compromiso con novia Pam, tiene que pasar unos días con los padres de ella, para conocerles. Su encuentro inicial no será muy afortunado, en especial por las suspicacias que Greg levanta en el estricto padre de la novia, un padre protector que ha trabajado para la CIA, aunque ahora está ya retirado, y al que es muy difícil impresionar
Mon beau-père et moi by Jay Roach( Visual )

10 editions published between 2000 and 2005 in 3 languages and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

L'infirmier Gaylord N. Furniker est sur le point de faire sa demande en mariage à sa petite amie Pam Byrnes. Seul problème : il faut d'abord obtenir l'accord de son père Jack. Le jeune homme compte bien décrocher cette autorisation pendant un week-end chez les parents de la jeune femme...Mais le futur beau-père, ex-agent de la cia et adorant les chats, prend immédiatement en grippe le copain de sa fille chérie. Gaylord va alors devoir s'engager dans une véritable quête pour obtenir l'approbation si précieuse. Des péripéties hilarantes se succèdent, le faisant passer pour une calamité auprès de toute la sa petite amie se demande comment elle peut encore aimer un tel désastre ambulant !
Mon beau-père, mes parents et moi by Jay Roach( Visual )

7 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in 3 languages and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"La première entrevue avec les futurs beaux-parents de Greg fut un concentré exemplaire de tout ce qu'il ne faut pas faire dans de telles circonstances. Entre-temps, les choses se sont arrangées, et Greg a même réussi à amadouer son beau-père, le terrifiant Jack et à intégrer son cercle de confiance. Pam et lui peuvent donc envisager le mariage ... mais il reste à organiser une réunion avec les parents de Greg
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
Meet the Fockers
Alternative Names
John Hamburg Amerikaans filmregisseur

John Hamburg réalisateur, producteur, acteur et directeur de la photographie américain

John Hamburg sceneggiatore e regista statunitense

John Hamburg US-amerikanischer Regisseur, Filmproduzent und Drehbuchautor

Джон Гамбург

ג'ון המבורג

جان هامبورگ فیلمنامه‌نویس، تهیه‌کننده، نویسنده، و کارگردان آمریکایی

جون هامبرغ كاتب سيناريوهات ومخرج أفلام أمريكي

존 햄버그 미국의 영화 감독, 각본가

햄버그, 존 1970-


Along came PollyMeet the FockersZoolanderStella