WorldCat Identities

McKay, Adam 1968-

Overview
Works: 60 works in 174 publications in 3 languages and 10,085 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Comedy films  Humor  Caricatures and cartoons  Film adaptations  Fiction  Science fiction comic books, strips, etc 
Roles: Producer, Director, Author of screenplay, Scenarist, Conceptor, Film editor, Bibliographic antecedent, Performer
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Adam McKay
Talladega nights ( Visual )
27 editions published between 2006 and 2008 in English and held by 2,124 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 1,855 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 by Adam McKay ( Visual )
22 editions published between 2010 and 2013 in English and French and held by 1,579 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 ( Visual )
16 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and Spanish and held by 1,328 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 Jay Roach ( Visual )
5 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 1,177 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
Casa de mi padre ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2012 in Spanish and held by 774 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
Let me off at the top! : my classy life and other musings by Ron Burgundy ( Book )
2 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 618 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 295 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 91 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 70 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 )
2 editions published between 2000 and 2001 in English and held by 53 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 27 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
Anchorman. the legend continues ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 10 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
Hansel & Gretel witch hunters ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 6 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
The campaign Politični peskovnik ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Will Ferrell the Will-arious collection! ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Collection of comedy films starring Will Ferrell
The foot fist way ( Visual )
1 edition 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
Frangins malgré eux version longue non censurée ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Moi, député ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in French and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
La jaquette indique : "L'Amérique Terre d'indépendance et de liberté. Pour les candidats Cam Brady (Will Ferrell) et Marty Huggins (Zach Galifianakis), ces mots sonnent creux quand il s'agit d'obtenir une place au congrès de Caroline du nord. Lorsqu'après 4 années de mandat, le député Brady se retrouve impliqué dans un scandale, un tandem de PDG milliardaires entend bien en profiter pour placer leur candidat novice Huggins, et ainsi étendre leur influence. Alors que le jour du scrutin approche, les deux n'hésitent pas à s'engager dans le plus grossier et le plus drôle des combats politiques de tous les temps ... du moins jusqu'à la prochaine élection."
Ricky Bobby : Roi du circuit by Adam McKay ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2007 and 2013 in French and English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Ricky Bobby est devenu un héros national grâce à ses nombreuses victoires dans la course automobile. Avec Cal, son ami d'enfance, ils se partagent, en toute loyauté, la première et la deuxième place du podium. L'arrivée d'un français réputé dans le monde de la formule 1 va venir troubler la compétition et remettre en cause leur suprématie
 
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Alternative Names
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Languages
English (114)
French (9)
Spanish (4)
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