WorldCat Identities

McKay, Adam 1968-

Works: 65 works in 313 publications in 8 languages and 22,532 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Comedy films  Action and adventure films  Film adaptations  Sports films  Superhero films  Historical films  Horror films  Fantasy films  Detective and mystery films 
Roles: Producer, Director, Author of screenplay, fmd, Scenarist, Restager , Conceptor, Author, Other, fmp, Film editor, Performer
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by Adam McKay
Anchorman 2 the legend continues by Adam McKay( Visual )

63 editions published between 2004 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 3,735 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ron and Veronica's romance falls apart as the duo anchors a weekend broadcast at a New York-based network in 1980. Ron is fired for being the worst anchor anyone has ever seen and so he leaves Veronica rather than live in her shadow. So he re-creates himself at a CNN-type network in the eighties and accidentally invents the soul-sucking brand of non-news that now rules cable as he tries to win back Veronica's love
Talladega nights the ballad of Ricky Bobby by Columbia Pictures( Visual )

38 editions published between 2006 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 2,318 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

NASCAR sensation Ricky Bobby is a racing hero because of his "win at all costs" approach. He and his loyal racing partner, childhood friend Cal Naughton Jr., are a fearless duo. Dubbed "Shake" and "Bake" by their fans, the two have the ability to finish so many races in the #1 and #2 positions, with Cal always in second place. When flamboyant French Formula One driver Jean Girard challenges Ricky and Cal for the supremacy of NASCAR, Ricky must face his own demons and fight Girard for the right to be known as racing's top driver
The Big short by Adam McKay( Visual )

16 editions published between 2015 and 2016 in English and German and held by 2,180 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The financial meltdown from the perspective of a number of players: Michael Burry, a bizarre autistic-like stock-picking genius, and the first to realize that the market's housing boom is based on a house of cards sham; Mark Baum, self-loathing fictional character whose firm picks up insider trading information from a wrong number phone call; Jarred Vennet, a smart-aleck broker who confirms the ominous suspicion; and Charles Gellar and James Shipley, small-time players who hit it big
Ant-Man by Renmu Pan( Visual )

15 editions published in 2015 in 3 languages and held by 1,933 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Armed with the astonishing ability to shrink in scale but increase in strength, master thief Scott Lang must embrace his inner-hero and help his mentor, Dr. Hank Pym, protect the secret behind his spectacular Ant-Man suit from a new generation of towering threats. Against seemingly insurmountable obstacles, Pym and Lang must plan and pull off a heist that will save the world
The other guys by Other guys the( Visual )

29 editions published between 2010 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 1,841 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When two mismatched NYPD detectives stumble into a seemingly dull case that no other detective wants to bother with, it turns out to be New York City's biggest crime. The two seize the opportunity to step up like the city's top cops, whom they idolize. But do these two guys have the right stuff?
Step brothers by Adam McKay( Visual )

26 editions published between 2008 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 1,448 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Brennan and Dale are two middle-aged loafers who are forced to live together when their parents get married. When their immature antics over TV privileges and personal property take their toll on their parents' marriage, the devious duo hatch a scheme to reunite the couple
Tammy by Melissa McCarthy( Visual )

8 editions published between 2014 and 2015 in English and held by 1,394 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Después de perder su trabajo y descubrir que su marido le ha sido infiel, Tammy sale a la carretera con su grosera y gran bebedora abuela en el viaje de su vida
Get hard( Visual )

19 editions published in 2015 in 4 languages and held by 1,318 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A millionaire is pegged for fraud and sentenced to time in prison. He turns to a criminal friend to help prepare him to go
The campaign by Jay Roach( Visual )

9 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and French and held by 1,257 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In order to gain influence over their North Carolina district, two CEOs seize an opportunity to oust long-term congressman Cam Brady by putting up a rival candidate. Their man, naive Marty Huggins, director of the local Tourism Center
Hansel & Gretel : witch hunters by Jeremy Renner( Visual )

3 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 1,135 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Get ready for a twisted take on the classic tale as Hansel and Gretel have turned pro, coping with the trauma of their childhood captivity by slaying witches for hire. But when the seemingly unstoppable bounty hunters meet their match in an enemy so evil, it'll take all their training, weapons and courage to survive. Revenge is sweeter than candy
Let me off at the top! : my classy life and other musings by Ron Burgundy( Book )

3 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 853 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The popular character from the "Anchorman" movies shares stories of his childhood and the events that led him to choose a career in the news business; personal anecdotes about the women in his life and his legendary news team; and advice on a variety of topics
Casa de mi padre( Visual )

3 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in Spanish and held by 797 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Armando Alvarez has lived and worked on his father's ranch in Mexico his entire life. As the ranch faces financial strains, Armando's younger brother Raul shows up and pledges to settle all his father's debts. It seems that Raul's success as an international businessman means the ranch's troubles are over, but when Armando falls for Sonia, and Raul's business dealings turn out to be less than legit, the Alvarez family finds themselves in a full-out war with Mexico's most feared drug lord
Welcome to me by Not Available( Visual )

4 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 601 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A year in the life of Alice Klieg, a woman with Borderline Personality Disorder who wins Mega-millions, quits her meds and buys her own talk show
Sleeping with other people( Visual )

3 editions published between 2015 and 2016 in English and held by 459 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jake and Lainey lost their virginity to each other in college. Meeting years later at a Sex Addicts Anonymous meeting, they decide to become platonic friends. The story of two romantic failures whose years of serial infidelity and self-sabotage have led them to swear that their relationship will remain strictly platonic. But can love still bloom while sleeping with other people?
The goods : live hard, sell hard by Charles Eames( Visual )

2 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and held by 297 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Un parlanchín vendedor y su equipo de chiflados sólo disponen de un fin de semana para deshacerse de 200 coches y demostrar que cuando hay que lograr un objetivo todo vale, incluso los mayores disparates que se les ocurran
Ant-Man by Alexander Irvine( Book )

1 edition published in 2016 in English and held by 111 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Before he was Ant-Man, Scott Lang was a master thief who wanted to change his ways. But he didn't expect to change his height! So when Dr. Hank Pym recruits him to wear a super-powered suit that shrinks him down to the size of an insect, he reluctantly realizes his life of breaking-and-entering is far from over. Working with Hank and his daughter, Hope, Scott must plan and execute a takedown of Darren Cross, Hank's protégé, who has become so power hungry, he's willing to sell the technology of the suit to the highest bidder. Even if that bigger is an international terrorist organization..."--
The virginity hit( Visual )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 86 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Using a camera, four guys chronicle the exhilarating, and terrifying rite of passage of losing one's virginity. As these guys help their buddy get laid, they'll have to survive friends with benefits, Internet hookups, even porn stars during an adventure that proves why a person will always remember their first
Funny or die presents( Visual )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 73 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Executive produced by three of the celebrated masterminds behind the groundbreaking Funny or Die website, Will Ferrell, Adam McKay, and Chris Henchy, this half-hour sketch-comedy series provides a creative forum for dozens of America's most talented comedians, actors, and writers all contributing segments to the so-called 'Funny or Die Network' in an anything-goes comedy environment
X-presidents by Robert Smigel( Book )

1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 46 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

From the Emmy Award-winning creator of "Saturday Night Live's" over-the-top cartoon series "X-Presidents" comes this fabulous comic book featuring four favorite former presidents--Bush, Reagan, Carter, and Ford--as modern-day super heroes
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
Talladega nights the ballad of Ricky Bobby
Alternative Names
Adam McKay Amerikaans filmregisseur

Adam McKay cinéaste américain

Adam McKay regista, sceneggiatore e attore statunitense

Adam McKay US-amerikanischer Drehbuchautor, Filmproduzent und Filmregisseur

Ādams Makejs

Mac Kay Adam 1968-....

MacKay, Adam

MacKay Adam 1968-....

Mc Kay Adam 1968-....

Адам Маккей

אדם מקיי

آدام مکی فیلمنامه‌نویس، تهیه‌کننده، و کارگردان آمریکایی

آدم مكاي

맥케이, 아담 1968-

애덤 매케이



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