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McKay, Adam 1968-

Overview
Works: 78 works in 231 publications in 3 languages and 14,334 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Humor  Comedy films  Film sequels  Caricatures and cartoons  Fiction  Film adaptations 
Roles: Producer, Director, Author of screenplay, Scenarist, Author, Conceptor, Bibliographic antecedent, Film editor, fmd, Performer
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Adam McKay
Talladega nights by Columbia Pictures( Visual )
27 editions published between 2006 and 2008 in English and held by 2,225 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
Anchorman the legend of Ron Burgundy by Will Ferrell( Visual )
35 editions published between 2004 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,042 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
It's the 70's and Ron Burgundy is the king of San Diego. He's the most popular news anchor in town. He and his all male news team rule the city with their sauve looks, minimal IQ's and unbelievably bad hair. In Ron's world, women don't belong in the newsroom. So when rising star reporter Veronica Corningstone fills in for Ron one night and the ratings soar, it becomes more than a battle ... it becomes war
The other guys ( Visual )
20 editions published between 2010 and 2013 in English and held by 1,633 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?
Anchorman 2 the legend continues ( Visual )
22 editions published in 2014 in English and Multiple languages and held by 1,554 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
Step brothers by Adam McKay( Visual )
21 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,394 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
The campaign by Will Ferrell( Visual )
7 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 1,225 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, is director of the local Tourism Center
Hansel & Gretel : witch hunters ( Visual )
3 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 1,100 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
Tammy by Melissa McCarthy( Visual )
4 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 856 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Tammy is having a bad day. She's totaled her car, gotten fired from her job at a burger joint, and finds her husband getting comfortable with the neighbor in her own house. It's time to take her boom box and book it. The bad news is she's broke and without wheels. The worse news is her grandma, Pearl, is her only option-with a car, cash, and an itch to see Niagara Falls. Not exactly the escape Tammy had in mind. But on the road, with grandma riding shot gun, it may be just what Tammy needs
Casa de mi padre ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in Spanish and held by 797 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Armando Álvarez ha vivido y trabajado en el rancho de su padre en México toda su vida. Como el rancho enfrenta dificultades financieras, el hermano menor Raúl Armando se presenta y se compromete a saldar las deudas de todo su padre. Parece que el éxito de Raúl como un hombre de negocios internacional significa que los problemas del rancho se han acabado, pero cuando Armando se enamora de Sonia y los negocios de Raúl resultan ser menos de fiar, la familia Alvarez si se encuentra en una guerra total con México de más temido señor de la droga
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 765 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
The goods live hard, sell hard ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 300 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Fast-talking, foul-mouthed used-car liquidator Don Ready and his disorderly crew descend upon a small town to save a struggling auto dealership from bankruptcy by revving up the sales and moving out the cars at the Fourth of July sale. Ready soon discovers that he will have to rely on more than his crafty skills to make the weekend a success when he unexpectedly falls for the owner's daughter
The virginity hit ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 88 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 on his quest, 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
Anchorman. the legend continues ( Visual )
3 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 78 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"After losing his job to his wife and co-anchor, Ron reassembles the news team and squares off against a new rival. Will the world's greatest anchorman be crushed beneath the weight of his own ego?"--Container
Funny or die presents ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 71 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 49 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
Anchorman wake-up Ron Burgundy, the adventure continues ... ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 33 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
It's the 70's and Ron Burgundy is the king of San Diego. He's the most popular news anchor in town. He and his all male news team rule the city with their save looks, minimal IQ's and unbelievably bad hair. The saga continues with footage not shown in theaters
The spoils of Babylon ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Legendary author Eric Jonrosh (Will Ferrell), the undisputed master of dramatic fiction, introduces audiences to the brilliant adaptation of his best-selling novel, a sweeping chronicle of the provocative and captivating exploits of the Morehouse family. Patriarch Jonas Morehouse (Tim Robbins) shepherds his daughter Cynthia (Kristen Wiig) and adopted son Devon (Tobey Maguire) from meagre beginnings in the oil fields of Texas to powerful boardrooms in New York City
The campaign Politični peskovnik ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The foot fist way ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Fred Simmons was not the most stable person to begin with, taking his job as a small town Tae Kwon Do instructor far too seriously, but then when his wife cheats on him with her new boss his life goes into full on meltdown and there is only one thing that could possibly bring him back from the edge, a martial arts convention starring Fred's all time idol - Chuck "The Truck" Wallace. Roadtrip!"--Distributor website
Talladega nights. the ballad of Ricky Bobby = Les nuits de Talladega ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Famed NASCAR driver Ricky Bobby falls on hard times when he is bested by a flamboyant European driver and loses his nerve on the racetrack
 
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