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Lovitz, Jon

Overview
Works: 207 works in 471 publications in 6 languages and 23,596 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Comedy films  Musical films  Sports films  Film adaptations  Children's films  Animated films  Juvenile works  Dark comedy films  Fantasy films 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Author
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Jon Lovitz
Cats & dogs by John Requa( Visual )

14 editions published between 2001 and 2013 in English and Spanish and held by 2,426 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Know to be man's best friends, cats and dogs have engaged in a fierce and merciless battle. Now, Mr. Tinkles, a ruthless cat, is plotting intensively to achieve nothing less than world domination. His main target is Professor Brody. The professor is working on a medication that will rid people of their dog hair allergies. Mr. Tinkles strives to get to the substance and have it analyzed. He then means to have it altered so that all humans of the world become allergic to any kind of dog. Cats would rule and dogs would then be exterminated. Lou is the Brody family's new puppy. He has never heard of dog agents and the major protective mission they fulfill towards the unsuspecting Brody family. Lou, along with Butch and a few other dog agents from the neighborhood desperately tries to hinder Mr. Tinkles in his sinister plans to take over the world
A League of Their Own by Penny Marshall( Visual )

14 editions published between 1992 and 2012 in English and held by 1,773 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1943, a washed-up ballplayer is hired to coach in the All-American Girls Professional Baseball League while the male pros are at war. Reluctant at first, he finds himself drawn back into the game by the heart and heroics of his team. Based on a true story
The producers by Susan Stroman( Visual )

5 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 1,335 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Max Bialystock was once the king of Broadway, but now he only seems to be able produce flops. Things turn around for Max when he's visited by the neurotic accountant Leo Bloom, who proposes a scheme tailor-made for producers who can only make flops: raise far more money than you need, then make sure the show is despised. No one will be interested in it, so you can pocket the surplus. With this in mind, they decide to produce a musical called 'Springtime for Hitler' written by escaped Nazi Franz Liebken. Then they get the insanely flamboyant Roger De Bris to direct and hire the loopy Swedish bombsheel Ulla as the lead actress
Rat race by Jerry Zucker( Visual )

16 editions published between 2001 and 2013 in English and held by 1,290 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A casino tycoon gives six contestants a chance to win two million dollars in a race from Las Vegas to New Mexico
The Stepford wives by Frank Oz( Visual )

7 editions published between 2004 and 2013 in English and Italian and held by 1,115 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When a couple move into Stepford for a new start, they find that things are not as normal as they seem. All the wives in town are models who cater to their husband's every desire. Can the new neighbors figure out the problem before it's too late?
The brave little toaster by Walt Disney( Visual )

2 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 1,001 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Five electrical appliances find that their young owner has disappeared. The toaster takes charge, rounding up the vacuum cleaner, the electric blanket, bedside lamp and radio. Together they take off for the big city in search of their master
The benchwarmers by Dennis Dugan( Visual )

6 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 937 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After catching some nasty neighborhood kids picking on a friend's son, three older men strike back by forming a three-man baseball team to challenge the state's best little leaguers
Casino Jack by George Hickenlooper( Visual )

14 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 871 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jack Abramoff, the real-life Washington power player, resorted to jaw-dropping levels of fraud and corruption. High-rolling excess and outrageous escapades are all in a day's work for Abramoff as he goes to outrageous lengths to promote the Indian gambling industry, earning him the nickname 'Casino Jack.' But when Jack and his womanizing protege Michael Scanlon enlist a dimwitted business partner for an illegal scheme, they find themselves ensnared in a web of greed and murder
Small time crooks by Woody Allen( Visual )

10 editions published between 2000 and 2013 in English and held by 756 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An ex-convict and his manicurist wife find their get-rich-quick scheme leaves them rolling in dough. When a bank heist takes a comical twist, the couple discovers that cookies pay better than crime
I could never be your woman by Amy Heckerling( Visual )

8 editions published in 2008 in English and Multiple languages and held by 679 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A single mother falls for a much younger man while her daughter falls in love for the first time
Trapped in Paradise( Visual )

15 editions published between 1994 and 2014 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 675 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pathological liar Dave Firpo and his kleptomaniac brother Alvin are two small-time crooks who lure their good-hearted brother Bill into robbing a bank in the small town of Paradise, Pennsylvania. Pulling off the heist is a snap compared to getting out of town after a snowstorm hits
3000 miles to Graceland( Visual )

3 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 666 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A gang pulls off a daring Las Vegas casino heist while disguised as participants in the town's International Elvis Week. On the way to change out the marked money for spendable money, the marked money is stolen
Adam Sandler's Eight crazy nights( Visual )

8 editions published between 2002 and 2004 in English and held by 652 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When a small-town, extremely disgruntled guy, Davey Stone, faces another holiday season in his New England hometown, he does what he always has - he messes up big time and lands in jail. But after a few surprises - including the mysterious reason for Davey's bad attitude and the reappearance of his childhood sweetheart - Davey might just decide he has a reason or two to change his ways
City slickers II : the legend of Curly's gold by Paul Weiland( Visual )

15 editions published between 1994 and 2005 in English and French and held by 638 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The city slickers are back and are hot on the trail of hidden treasure
Big by Penny Marshall( Visual )

4 editions published between 1988 and 2010 in English and held by 636 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Josh is a 12-year-old who makes a wish from an old machine to be big. Not really believing it will work, Josh is very surprised to find himself BIG the next morning. Now he looks like a 30 years old guy, but he still behaves like a boy. He decide to go with his best friend to New York and try to find the machine that can fix his wish. In New York he gets a job in a toy company and develops a romantic crush on a beautiful woman. Now Josh must learn to get used to the adults world he always wanted to be part of
Dickie Roberts : former child star( Visual )

10 editions published between 2004 and 2013 in English and held by 582 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dickie Roberts is a former child actor who appeared on a hit television show. Now in his thirties, he can only find work as a parking valet and spends his free time with other formal child stars. Wanting to make a comeback, he manages to get an audition with director Rob Reiner. When the role requires him to be normal, he decides to hire a normal family for $20,000 in order to "research" the childhood he missed out on
Bark ranger( Visual )

7 editions published between 2014 and 2015 in English and held by 507 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two kids and their trusty dog, Barkley, stumble across a treasure map while playing in an abandoned ranger station. They set out on the adventure of a lifetime in search of a forgotten gold mine. But things take a turn for the worst [sic] when they come across a pair of bumbling crooks hiding out from the police
I am Chris Farley( Visual )

2 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 500 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A documentary film that will tell the bittersweet story of one of the most innovative comedians who ever graced the stage, screen and television, before his untimely death from a drug overdose at the tender age of only 33. Immortalized for his uniquely bold, energetic, and in-your-face comedic style, Chris Farley's off the charts talent cemented his place as a key player in a movement that evolved and redefined the comedic genre
Birds of paradise( Visual )

5 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 492 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"When Jack - an ordinary sparrow with dreams of becoming an extraordinary bird - is accidentally covered in colorful paint, he is thrilled about his new exotic appearance and believes that he'll now be able to impress Aurora, a beautiful canary who has recently escaped from her indoor cage. But when Aurora's mean owner, Mr. Potter, finds her, Jack must enlist the help of his best friends - Vinne, the loyal pigeon, and Skeeter, the hyper hummingbirg - as well as Rosie the caring bat and the wise Old Buzzard in order to free her. And along the way, Jack and Aurora will learn that it's not what you look like on the outside but who you are on the inside that truly counts."--Container
Happiness by Todd Solondz( Visual )

19 editions published between 1998 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 468 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Isolation ... alienation ... happiness. In America they all go hand in hand. Buy a new TV and you will be happy. Still not happy? Experience alienation. Can't afford a new TV? Then live in isolation. "Be happy", and if that doesn't work, pretend to make it work. For the characters in this film, the struggle to attain such a state is fraught with perils both heartbreaking and hilarious
 
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Alternative Names
Jon Lovitz acteur américain

Jon Lovitz Amerikaans acteur

Jon Lovitz amerykański aktor

Jon Lovitz personaggio televisivo e attore statunitense

Jon Lovitz US-amerikanischer Schauspieler

Lovitz, Jonathan M. 1957-

Джон Ловитц

Джон Ловиц

ג'ון לוביץ

ג'ון לוביץ שחקן אמריקאי

جون لوفيتز

جون لوویتز

존 로비츠

ジョン・ロヴィッツ

喬恩·拉威茨

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The producersRat raceThe Stepford wivesThe benchwarmersSmall time crooksAdam Sandler's Eight crazy nightsDickie Roberts : former child starHappiness