WorldCat Identities

Happy Madison (Firm)

Works: 49 works in 268 publications in 5 languages and 36,042 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Comedy films  Action and adventure films  Romantic comedy films  Film adaptations  Crime films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Sports films  Gangster films  Film remakes 
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 3,057 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
Grown ups by Adam Sandler( Visual )

13 editions published between 2010 and 2015 in English and held by 2,680 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Includes: Grown ups (2010) (approximately 102 min.); and Paul Blart: mall cop (2009) (approximately 91 min.)
50 first dates by Jack Giarraputo( Visual )

12 editions published between 2004 and 2007 in English and held by 2,285 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 Gary J Oliver( Visual )

12 editions published between 2003 and 2009 in English and held by 1,961 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

11 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and Italian and held by 1,815 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
Zookeeper by Antoine Fuqua( Visual )

8 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 1,599 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
Mr. Deeds by Steven Brill( Visual )

12 editions published between 2002 and 2010 in English and held by 1,580 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
Click by Frank Coraci( Visual )

10 editions published in 2006 in English and Chinese and held by 1,576 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A harried workaholic, Michael Newman doesn't have time for his wife and children, not if he's to impress his ungrateful boss and earn a well-deserved promotion. So when he meets Morty, a loopy sales clerk, he gets the answer to his prayers: a magical remote that allows him to bypass life's little distractions with increasingly hysterical results. But as Michael gleefully mutes, skips and scans past his family and his friends, the remote gradually takes over his life and begins to program him, in this fast, funny and out-of-control comedy adventure."--Container
Here comes the boom by Hera( Visual )

9 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 1,421 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 )

7 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 1,394 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A plastic surgeon who is romancing a much younger schoolteacher enlists his loyal assistant to pretend to be his soon-to-be ex-wife in order to cover up a careless lie. When more lies backfire, the assistant's kids become involved, and everyone heads off for a weekend in Hawaii that will change all their lives
I now pronounce you Chuck & Larry by Adam Sandler( Visual )

5 editions published between 2007 and 2009 in English and held by 1,296 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 )

13 editions published between 2008 and 2013 in English and Multiple languages and held by 1,239 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 )

12 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and held by 1,210 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
That's my boy( Visual )

4 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 955 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 benchwarmers by Dennis Dugan( Visual )

7 editions published between 2006 and 2012 in English and held by 952 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A trio of guys try to make up for missed opportunities in childhood by forming a three-player baseball team to compete against standard little league squads
The house bunny by Fred Wolf( Visual )

8 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 852 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Playboy Bunny, Shelly, is tossed out of the Playboy Mansion, she has nowhere to go. She 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
The longest yard by Robert Aldrich( Visual )

4 editions published between 2005 and 2013 in English and French and held by 850 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
Blended( Visual )

6 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 745 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
Joe Dirt( Visual )

7 editions published between 2001 and 2015 in English and held by 726 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 managementMr. DeedsClickYou don't mess with the ZohanThe benchwarmersThe house bunnyThe longest yardJoe Dirt