Most widely held works by David Spade
The emperor's new groove ( Visual )
8 editions published between 2000 and 2001 in English and held by 1,366 libraries worldwide
Arrogant Emperor Kuzco is turned into a llama by his devious advisor, Yzma, and her hunky henchman, Kronk, who want to rid the kingdom of this beast of burden. Now the ruler who once had it all must form an unlikely alliance with a pleasant peasant named Pacha. Together, Kuzco and Pacha must overcome their differences, as they embark on a hilarious adventure.
Grown ups ( Visual )
5 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 1,241 libraries worldwide
Five friends and former teammates reunite on the Fourth of July weekend to honor the passing of their former high school basketball coach.
The benchwarmers ( Visual )
6 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 891 libraries worldwide
Three guys spent their youth bearing the wrath of schoolyard bullies. They weren't tall, cool, and athletic, so they often got picked on by those who were. But when Gus convinces his two friends Richie and Clark to take some batting practice on a nearby Little League baseball field for old times sake, the three end up challenging a team of eleven-year-olds for the right to play on the field. Gus, often picked on because he was short, is nonetheless a stellar ballplayer, and he single-handedly defeats the other team. When word gets out, neighborhood billionaire Mel decides to bankroll a cross-state tour for "The Benchwarmers" where they'll challenge the meanest little league teams around, with the eventual winner taking possession of a brand-new, state-of-the-art Little League field. Mel, once a benchwarmer himself, hopes The Benchwarmers can give his own son and nerds everywhere hope for redemption as the victories pile up and the fame of the players spreads through chatrooms and podcasts everywhere.
Kronk's new groove ( Visual )
3 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 888 libraries worldwide
In this sequel to The Emperor's New Groove, Kronk cooks up a get-rich-quick scheme to impress his Dad, whom he can never please. But when things go wrong, Kronk kicks into comical gear and discovers the true riches in life are his friends.
The Emperors new groove ( Visual )
5 editions published between 2000 and 2005 in 3 languages and held by 847 libraries worldwide
The emperor is turned into a llama by his ex-administrator and must regain his throne with the help of a llama herder. Includes never-before-seen footage and a sneek peak at Kronk's New Groove.
Tommy boy ( Visual )
11 editions published between 1995 and 2008 in 4 languages and held by 719 libraries worldwide
Party animal Tommy Callahan is definitely a few cans short of a six-pack. But after seven years, Tommy's finally earned his diploma -- and a cushy job at Callahan Auto Parts. Returning home, Tommy gets some more great news: his dad is marrying a real "10," and Tommy will get the stepbrother he always wanted. But as fast as you can say "Who killed the keg?," the family business starts tanking. Now Tommy's got to hit the road with his dad's right-hand man, a smug numbers-cruncher. And what these two don't know about salesmanship could fill a book -- and a riotously funny movie!
Joe Dirt ( Visual )
9 editions published between 2001 and 2006 in English and held by 495 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.
Dickie Roberts former child star ( Visual )
8 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in English and held by 468 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.
Black sheep ( Visual )
7 editions published between 1996 and 2009 in English and French and held by 302 libraries worldwide
Every time Mike tries to help his brother Al during his campaign for governor it becomes a disaster. Campaign-aide Steve volunteers to baby-sit Mike and soon realizes he made a big mistake. When Mike discovers the incumbent is a crook he reaches a new level of destruction.
Saturday Night Live : the best of Adam Sandler ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1999 and 2003 in English and held by 268 libraries worldwide
Witness Adam Sandler's zaniest SNL moments, including the characters of Lucy, the Gap Girl, Canteen Boy, Opera Man, Brian host of the "Denise Show", Bruce Springsteen, and Cajun Man.
Lost & found ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1999 and 2000 in English and Spanish and held by 188 libraries worldwide
Dylan is in love with his neighbor, Lila. By dognapping Lila's beloved pet, and then helping her find him, Dylan aims to come across as a hero compared to Lila's insufferably suave ex-boyfriend. But hiding a cute little terrier for a few hours turns out to be much more difficult than Dylan had imagined.
Blacksheep ( Visual )
2 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 169 libraries worldwide
A campaign aid tries to keep a candidate's embarrassing brother out of the public spotlight.
Senseless ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1998 and 2000 in English and held by 157 libraries worldwide
Perpetually poor Darryl (Wayans) is destined to lose his dream Wall Street job to a wealthy snob ... until Darryl volunteers for a high-paying scientific experiment that gives him superhuman senses and the competitive edge he needs! But when the side effects start, he find his chances for success sabotaged by attacks of sensory overload!
PCU ( Visual )
7 editions published between 1994 and 2003 in 3 languages and held by 141 libraries worldwide
PCU (Port Chester University) -- where the politically correct go head-to-head with the Party Animals, resulting in the rowdiest college comedy since "Animal House."
8 heads in a duffel bag ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1997 and 2002 in English and Spanish and held by 132 libraries worldwide
Hit man Tommy Spinelli has 24 hours to deliver a bag of 8 "former associates" to an angry mob boss in San Diego. But when Charlie, a fellow passenger on his flight, mistakenly takes the bag, the heads go to Baja. When Charlie discovers the bag's horrific contents, he desperately tries to get the bag back to the border.
Saturday night live. The best of David Spade ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 100 libraries worldwide
Considered one of the bad boys of SNL, David Spade has been making television and movie audiences laugh for years with his unique blend of sarcasm and wit and his classic characters like The Receptionist, Gap Girls, and The Flight Attendant.
Rules of engagement. The complete first season ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 99 libraries worldwide
One married couple, one engaged couple and one of their single friends, who are all at different places in their relationships, deal with dating, commitment, and marriage.
Just shoot me. Seasons one and two ( Visual )
5 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 97 libraries worldwide
Set in the bustling editorial offices of fashion rag 'Blush, ' this hit show chronicles the hilarious daily grind of the magazine's quirky staff. Includes the first 31 episodes.
Funny or die presents. The complete first season ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 92 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.
Rules of engagement. The complete second season ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 74 libraries worldwide
One married couple, one engaged couple and one of their single friends, who are all at different places in their relationships, deal with dating, commitment, and marriage. In this season, Jeff must move out of his bedroom when his snoring keeps Audrey awake; Russell makes a play for Audrey's married sister; Jeff gossips about a friend.
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