WorldCat Identities

Zucker, Jerry

Overview
Works: 133 works in 653 publications in 8 languages and 15,797 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Comedy films  Interviews  Biography  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Romance films  Romantic comedy films  Parody films  Documentary television programs  Parodies, imitations, etc 
Roles: Director, Producer, Author of screenplay, Actor, Scenarist, Author, Performer, Film editor, Restager , Interviewee, fmd
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about Jerry Zucker
 
Most widely held works by Jerry Zucker
Ghost by Jerry Zucker( Visual )

101 editions published between 1990 and 2013 in 8 languages and held by 2,206 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A ghost teams up with a psychic to uncover the truth behind his murder--and to rescue his sweetheart from a similar fate
Airplane! by Jim Abrahams( Visual )

74 editions published between 1980 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 2,194 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this spoof of disaster movies, Ted Striker, an ex-Navy pilot, just got dumped by his long-time girlfriend Elaine Dickinson, who works as a stewardess. In his wish to get her back, he follows her aboard a plane, although he has had a deep aversion against anything winged since he lost several men in the war. During flight, he tries to make up with her again and again, but a crisis looms as the crew and many passengers get seriously ill due to a bad fish meal. Now, it is up to him to land the airplane safely, before the poisoning starts causing casualties. But Ted Striker's aversion to piloting is a serious psychosis, which breaks open and needs to be cured--right now
My best friend's wedding by P. J Hogan( Visual )

41 editions published between 1985 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 1,846 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Friends from college make a pact to marry each other if they are not married by 28. When Michael gets engaged Julianne will stop at nothing to stop the wedding
Rat race by Jerry Zucker( Visual )

38 editions published between 2001 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 1,344 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A casino tycoon gives six contestants a chance to win two million dollars in a race from Las Vegas to New Mexico
Fair game by Doug Liman( Visual )

4 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 1,210 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the run-up to the Iraq War, Valerie Plame, a supervisor of covert operations at the CIA, is assigned to determine if Saddam has nuclear weapons. In secret, she interviews scientists inside Iraq and suggests that her husband, a former diplomat, go to Niger to investigate a report from the Vice President's office that Iraq bought enriched uranium there. When the country goes to war, in part based on the President's claim that the sale took place, Plame's husband, Joe Wilson, writes in the New York Times that the report is false. The White House smears the couple to change the subject. Her career ruined, his credibility under attack, their marriage starts to crack. Can they find trust and fight back?
Friends with Benefits by Will Gluck( Visual )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 1,182 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

While trying to avoid the cliches of Hollywood romantic comedies, Dylan and Jamie soon discover that adding the act of sex to their friendship does lead to complications
First Knight by Jerry Zucker( Visual )

30 editions published between 1985 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 980 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sir Malagant declares war on King Arthur in hopes of gaining part of Camelot. In the meantime, Arthur's young bride, Guenivere, has fallen in love with Lancelot, one of Arthur's loyal knights
A walk in the clouds by Alfonso Arau( Visual )

26 editions published between 1995 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 849 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After returning from World War II, a young G.I. finds he has little in common with the wife he left behind. Disillusioned, he heads north to work as a traveling salesman where he meets the daughter of a wealthy vineyard owner. On her way home, she is terrified of what her father will do when he learns she is unmarried and pregnant. The young man gallantly offers to help by posing as her husband for one night, unaware that doing so will change both of their lives forever
The Naked gun from the files of Police squad!( Visual )

22 editions published between 1988 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 800 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Those screw-loose "Airplane!" creators have done it again! Leslie Nielsen stars as Police Squad's own granite-jawed, rock-brained cop Frank Drebin, who bumbles across a mind control scheme to assassinate Queen Elizabeth
Ruthless people by Jim Abrahams( Visual )

15 editions published between 1986 and 2004 in English and held by 545 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Loathesome millionaire Sam Stone (Danny DeVito) is ruthless. When his wife, Barbara (Bette Midler) is abducted by inept kidnappers (Judge Reinhold, Helen Slater), Sam cries tears of joy and refuses to pay the ransom. However, when the abductors threaten to kill the abrasive heiress, Sam celebrates!
My life by Bruce Joel Rubin( Visual )

16 editions published between 1993 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 516 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A high-powered executive, diagnosed with terminal cancer, begins filming a home movie he calls "My life," in which he teaches his unborn son all the things a man must know: how to shave, how to slam dunk, and most of all, how to love
Top secret! by Jim Abrahams( Visual )

34 editions published between 1984 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 480 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An American rock star teams up with the daughter of a scientist to find the scientist before he creates the ultimate weapon, in this spoof of war epics and Elvis films
Unconditional love by P. J Hogan( Visual )

8 editions published between 2002 and 2006 in English and held by 362 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Kathy Bates is Grace Beasley, a lonely housewife with a lifelong dream of meeting the legendary crooner, Victor Fox. And on the eve of her dream coming true, two disasters throw her life into chaos
The Kentucky fried movie by John Landis( Visual )

24 editions published between 1977 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 308 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Skits satirize movies, television programs and other features of modern day life
Police Squad. the complete series( Visual )

2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 242 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Features the crime-solving adventures of Detective Frank Drebin, a Sergeant Lieutenant Captain of Police Squad, a special division of the police department. Together Drebin and his boss, Captain Ed Hocken, crack the toughest cases in the big city, encountering sight-gags, slapstick, puns, and non-sequiturs along the way
The naked gun trilogy by Peter Segal( Visual )

2 editions published between 2008 and 2011 in English and held by 70 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The 3 Naked gun films all in one package
The naked gun triple feature( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 51 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The 3 Naked gun films all in one package
The wedding planner My best friend's wedding( Visual )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 47 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In The wedding planner, Mary is a successful, work obsessed wedding planner who finally finds a man of her own, or so she thinks. He turns out to be the groom in the biggest wedding of her career. Will she get the job or the guy? in My best friend's wedding, Julianne's best friend tells her that he met a woman and they are getting married in four days. Julianne realizes that she loves him and wants him for herself
Flying high!( Visual )

8 editions published between 1980 and 2014 in English and held by 35 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An ex-fighter pilot is forced to takeover the control of an airliner when the flight crew succumbs to food poisoning. While his girlfriend, a stewardess, becomes his co-pilot
Airplane! ; Airplane II the sequel( Visual )

4 editions published between 2008 and 2013 in English and German and held by 33 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In a spoof of disaster films, an airplane is out of control and the crew struggles to save it. Worst of all, they are out of coffee
 
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Alternative Names
Jerry Zucker amerykański reżyser filmowy

Jerry Zucker cinéaste américain

Jerry Zucker regisseur

Jerry Zucker regista e produttore cinematografico statunitense

Jerry Zucker US-amerikanischer Regisseur und Drehbuchautor

Τζέρι Τζούκερ

Джерри Цукер

ג'רי צוקר

جری زاکر بازیگر، تهیه‌کننده، و کارگردان آمریکایی

جيري زاكر

주커, 제리 1950-

ジェリー・ザッカー

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Rat raceFirst KnightThe Naked gun from the files of Police squad!Ruthless peopleUnconditional lovePolice Squad. the complete series