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Happy Madison (Firm)

Works: 65 works in 244 publications in 4 languages and 31,958 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Comedy films  Film adaptations  Fiction  Juvenile works  Action and adventure films  Crime films  Film and video adaptations  Romantic comedy films  Motion pictures 
Roles: Producer
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by Happy Madison (Firm)
50 first dates by Jack Giarraputo( Visual )

11 editions published between 2004 and 2007 in English and held by 2,253 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

50 first dates: A confirmed bachelor falls in love with a young woman whose short-term memory loss causes her to forget him after each date
Anger management by David Dorfman( Visual )

12 editions published between 2003 and 2008 in English and held by 1,954 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"After a small misunderstanding aboard an airplane escalates out of control, timid businessman Dave Buznik (Sandler) is ordered by the court to undergo anger management therapy at the hands of specialist Dr. Buddy Rydell (Nicholson). But when Buddy steps up his aggressive treatment by moving in, Dave goes from mild to wild as the unorthodox treatment wreaks havoc with his life"--Container
Bedtime stories by Walt Disney( Visual )

9 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 1,789 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Marty Bronson raises his son and daughter on his own. He has to sell his homey motel to Barry Nottingham who promises to make Marty's son manager. But, Nottingham pulls down the motel and builds a pricey hotel. Now grown up, Marty's son, Skeeter, works as a janitor and general servant. He still dreams of becoming the manager. When Nottingham announces a brand-new hotel, built on an existing school's property, he makes his future son-in-law, Kendall, manager. Skeeter's sister Wendy, has to leave town for a job interview and asks him to alternate looking after her two children Patrick and Bobbi, with Wendy's colleague, Jill. He doesn't get along with either Jill or the children, but his easy-going attitude loosens them all up. He starts telling the children bedtime stories and the children grow fond of him. They make suggestions about how the stories should go. When the stories become true in real life, Skeeter tries to maneuver the stories into a direction which will make his dream come true, too
Paul Blart mall cop( Visual )

7 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 1,596 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mild-mannered Paul Blart works as a security guard in a New Jersey mall and when a gang of thugs raids the mall and takes hostages, Paul attempts to stop the criminals on his own
Grown ups by dennis dugan ( '10 ) movie( Visual )

6 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 1,581 WorldCat member 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
Mr. Deeds by Steven Brill( Visual )

11 editions published between 2002 and 2010 in English and held by 1,570 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Small-town guy Longfellow Deeds goes to New York City to collect a $40 billion inheritance from a long lost uncle, even living in a palatial mansion with the services of an unusual valet. Things get better when he meets a beautiful woman. But money changes everything, and things aren't what they seem - his sweetie is actually a journalist feeding reports of his outrageous behavior to the press! Now, it's up to Deeds to straighten everybody out
Zookeeper by Frank Coraci( Visual )

8 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 1,566 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The animals at the Franklin Park Zoo love their kindhearted caretaker, Griffin Keyes. Finding himself more comfortable with a lion than a lady, Griffin decides the only way to get a girl in his life is to leave the zoo and find a more glamorous job. The animals, in a panic, decide to break their time-honored code of silence and reveal their biggest secret: they can talk! To keep Griffin from leaving, they decide to teach him the rules of courtship, animal style
Click by Frank Coraci( Visual )

9 editions published between 2006 and 2008 in English and Chinese and held by 1,538 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A harried workaholic, Michael Newman doesn't have time for his wife and children, not if he's to impress his ungrateful boss and earn a well-deserved promotion. So when he meets Morty, a loopy sales clerk, he gets the answer to his prayers: a magical remote that allows him to bypass life's little distractions with increasingly hysterical results. But as Michael gleefully mutes, skips and scans past his family and his friends, the remote gradually takes over his life and begins to program him, in this fast, funny and out-of-control comedy adventure."--Container
Here comes the boom( Visual )

7 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 1,388 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

High school biology teacher Scott Voss is desperate to save the music program at his cash-strapped school. Learning that fighting in MMA matches provides a pretty nice payout, Voss decides to put his former collegiate wrestling skills to the test and climb into the octagon. Unfortunately, Voss has been out of college for about 20 years. Does he have what it takes to beat the best and earn the cash the school desperately needs?
Just go with it( Visual )

5 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 1,377 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On a weekend trip to Hawaii, a plastic surgeon convinces his loyal assistant to pose as his soon-to-be-divorced wife in order to cover up a careless lie he told to his much-younger girlfriend
I now pronounce you Chuck & Larry by Adam Sandler( Visual )

5 editions published between 2007 and 2009 in English and held by 1,282 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chuck and Larry are best friends and fellow firefighters. They are the pride of their Brooklyn fire station. Chuck owes Larry for saving his life. When red tape stops Larry from naming his children as beneficiaries of his pension, he calls in that favor big-time by asking Chuck to pose as his "domestic partner." But when a fact-checking bureaucrat becomes suspicious, the two straight guys are forced to improvise as love-struck newlyweds
You don't mess with the Zohan by Dennis Dugan( Visual )

11 editions published in 2008 in English and Multiple languages and held by 1,215 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Zohan Dvir is an ex-commando, Mossad agent who decides to fake his death so he can re-emerge in New York City as a hair stylist. He romances his clients by giving them extra 'special services' in the back room of the beauty shop he works in. However, he is eventually recognized, and risks losing his newfound life and career
Jack and Jill( Visual )

10 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and held by 1,196 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Family guy Jack Sadelstein prepares for the annual event he dreads: the Thanksgiving visit of his twin sister, the needy and passive-aggressive Jill, who then refuses to leave
Grown ups 2 by Adam Sandler( Visual )

8 editions published between 2010 and 2014 in English and held by 1,054 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"After moving his family back to his hometown to be with his friends and their kids, Lenny finds out that between old bullies, new bullies, schizo bus drivers, drunk cops on skis, and 400 costumed party crashers sometimes crazy follows you"--IMDb
That's my boy( Visual )

4 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 971 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

While still in his teens, Donny fathered a son, Todd, and raised him as a single parent up until Todd's 18th birthday. Now, after not seeing each other for years, Todd's world comes crashing down on the eve of his wedding when an uninvited Donny suddenly shows up. Trying desperately to reconnect with his son, Donny is now forced to deal with the repercussions of his bad parenting skills
The benchwarmers by Dennis Dugan( Visual )

8 editions published between 2006 and 2012 in English and held by 912 WorldCat member 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
The house bunny( Visual )

7 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 848 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Playboy Bunny, Shelly, is tossed out of the Playboy Mansion, she has nowhere to go. She quickly falls in with the sorority girls from Zeta Alpha Zeta. The members of the sorority, all seven of whom are socially inept, are about to lose their house. The girls need a dose of what only the eternally bubbly Shelley can provide. Eventually, the girls, and Shelly, learn to stop pretending to be what they think others want them to be and start being themselves
The longest yard by Peter Segal( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 806 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A former pro football quarterback suddenly lands in a maximum security prison. Using fellow inmates, he must put together a motley group of cons to play a no-holds-barred grudge game against the sadistic guards
The master of disguise by Perry Andelin Blake( Visual )

5 editions published in 2003 in English and Spanish and held by 704 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pistachio Disguisey is a mild-mannered waiter whose life is about to change. A criminal mastermind kidnaps his parents and is forcing his father to steal priceless treasures from around the world. His grandfather informs him he is decended from a long line of disguise artists and now it's up to Pistachio to save the day
Joe Dirt( Visual )

5 editions published between 2001 and 2006 in English and held by 652 WorldCat member 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
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Alternative Names
Happy Madison

Happy Madison American film/television production company

Happy Madison amerikanische Filmproduktionsgesellschaft

Happy Madison Productions

Happy Madison Productions casa di produzione cinematografica statunitense

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Anger managementMr. DeedsClickYou don't mess with the ZohanThe benchwarmersThe house bunnyThe longest yardThe master of disguiseJoe Dirt