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Happy Madison (Firm)

Works: 75 works in 339 publications in 4 languages and 37,376 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Comedy films  Action and adventure films  Romantic comedy films  Crime films  Film adaptations  Science fiction films  Sports films  Film remakes  Prison films 
Roles: Producer
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by Happy Madison (Firm)
Paul Blart : mall cop by Andy Fickman( Visual )

16 editions published between 2009 and 2015 in English and held by 3,135 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mild-mannered Paul Blart works as a security guard in a New Jersey mall and when a gang of thugs raids the mall and takes hostages, Paul attempts to stop the criminals on his own
50 first dates by Jack Giarraputo( Visual )

13 editions published between 2004 and 2007 in English and held by 2,366 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 )

16 editions published between 2003 and 2017 in English and held by 1,978 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 )

13 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and Italian and held by 1,795 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
Grown ups by Dennis Dugan( Visual )

7 editions published between 2010 and 2015 in English and held by 1,635 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 Kevin James( Visual )

8 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 1,614 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
Click by Frank Coraci( Visual )

12 editions published in 2006 in English and Chinese and held by 1,591 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 )

16 editions published between 2002 and 2010 in English and held by 1,570 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
Pixels( Visual )

7 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 1,554 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

As kids in the 1980s, Sam Brenner, Will Cooper, Ludlow Lamonsoff, and Eddie 'The Fire Blaster' Plant saved the world thousands of times, at 25 cents a game in the video arcades. Now, they're going to have to do it for real. In Pixels, when intergalactic aliens discover video feeds of classic arcade games and misinterpret them as a declaration of war, they attack the Earth, using the video games as the models for their assaults
Here comes the boom by Hera( Visual )

11 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 1,420 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

High school biology teacher Scott Voss is desperate to save the music program at his cash-strapped school. Learning that fighting in MMA matches provides a pretty nice payout, Voss decides to put his former collegiate wrestling skills to the test and climb into the octagon. Unfortunately, Voss has been out of college for about 20 years. Does he have what it takes to beat the best and earn the cash the school desperately needs?
Just go with it by Dennis Dugan( Visual )

8 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 1,368 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On a weekend trip to Hawaii, a plastic surgeon convinces his loyal assistant to pose as his soon-to-be-divorced wife in order to cover up a careless lie he told to his much-younger girlfriend
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 )

5 editions published between 2007 and 2009 in English and held by 1,285 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 )

15 editions published between 2008 and 2013 in English and Multiple languages and held by 1,256 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 )

15 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and held by 1,213 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
Grown ups 2 by Adam Sandler( Visual )

10 editions published between 2010 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,085 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Includes: Grown ups (2010) (approximately 102 min.); and Paul Blart: mall cop (2009) (approximately 91 min.)
The benchwarmers by Dennis Dugan( Visual )

8 editions published between 2006 and 2012 in English and held by 951 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
That's my boy( Visual )

4 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 932 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

While still in his teens, Donny fathered a son, Todd, and raised him as a single parent up until Todd's 18th birthday. Now, after not seeing each other for years, Todd's world comes crashing down on the eve of his wedding when an uninvited Donny suddenly shows up. Trying desperately to reconnect with his son, Donny is now forced to deal with the repercussions of his bad parenting skills
The house bunny by Fred Wolf( Visual )

8 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 857 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
Joe Dirt( Visual )

10 editions published between 2001 and 2015 in English and held by 776 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Joe is searching for the family that left him behind at the Grand Canyon when he was a boy. Along the way he meets up with a shock jock DJ, who targets Joe as the butt of his show. But his plucky spirit and ability to keep it real, has the listeners cheering him on and helps him find a better family than the one he thought he wanted
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Anger management
Anger managementClickMr. DeedsThe longest yardYou don't mess with the ZohanThe benchwarmersThe house bunnyJoe Dirt