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Lovitz, Jon

Overview
Works: 193 works in 434 publications in 6 languages and 23,501 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Comedy films  Musical films  Sports films  Film adaptations  Children's films  Animated films  Juvenile works  Fantasy films  Action and adventure films 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Author
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Jon Lovitz
Cats & dogs by John Requa( Visual )

13 editions published between 2001 and 2013 in English and Spanish and held by 2,441 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A look at the top-secret, high-tech espionage war going on between cats and dogs, which their humans are blissfully unaware of. The film follows Mr. Tinkle's (a cat) plan to destroy a new vaccine, that if developed, would eliminate all human allergies to dogs, and allow cats to rule the world. Lou, a beagle puppy accidentally becomes the dog-agent assigned to stop the cat plan
A League of Their Own by Penny Marshall( Visual )

15 editions published between 1992 and 2012 in English and held by 1,792 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1943, a washed-up ballplayer is hired to coach in the All-American Girls Professional Baseball League while the male pros are at war. Reluctant at first, he finds himself drawn back into the game by the heart and heroics of his team. Based on a true story
The producers by Mel Brooks( Visual )

5 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 1,341 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Max Bialystock was once the king of Broadway, but now he only seems to be able produce flops. Things turn around for Max when he's visited by the neurotic accountant Leo Bloom, who proposes a scheme tailor-made for producers who can only make flops: raise far more money than you need, then make sure the show is despised. No one will be interested in it, so you can pocket the surplus. With this in mind, they decide to produce a musical called 'Springtime for Hitler' written by escaped Nazi Franz Liebken. Then they get the insanely flamboyant Roger De Bris to direct and hire the loopy Swedish bombsheel Ulla as the lead actress
Rat race by Jerry Zucker( Visual )

16 editions published between 2001 and 2013 in English and held by 1,296 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
The Stepford wives by Frank Oz( Visual )

6 editions published between 2004 and 2013 in English and Italian and held by 1,108 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Joanna est une femme à qui tout réussit : un mari aimant, deux beaux enfants, une vie parfaite. Mais, un jour, le rêve s'effondre. Joanna perd son poste et découvre que son mariage bat de l'aile. Joanna et son mari quittent alors New York et s'installent dans la banlieue résidentielle de Stepford, dans le Connecticut. Stepford paraît sortir d'un conte de fées, avec ses vastes et coquettes maisons, ses pelouses manucurées, ses rues tranquilles d'une propreté immaculée et ses femmes, d'une beauté irréelle, avec leur visage lisse, éternellement souriant, leurs mensurations dignes d'un magazine sur papier glacé. Joanna s'étonne de les voir toutes aussi douées pour la cuisine que pour repeindre la maison, passer la tondeuse, jouer avec leurs gosses et accueillir leur mari dans d'affriolantes lingeries sexy. Elle et sa nouvelle copine, l'effervescente Bobbie, se posent des questions..."--Site Allociné, consulté le 12 mai 2016
The brave little toaster by Walt Disney( Visual )

2 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 999 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Five electrical appliances find that their young owner has disappeared. The toaster takes charge, rounding up the vacuum cleaner, the electric blanket, bedside lamp and radio. Together they take off for the big city in search of their master
The benchwarmers by Dennis Dugan( Visual )

5 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 950 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
Casino Jack by George Hickenlooper( Visual )

12 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 881 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jack Abramoff, the real-life Washington power player, resorted to jaw-dropping levels of fraud and corruption. High-rolling excess and outrageous escapades are all in a day's work for Abramoff as he goes to outrageous lengths to promote the Indian gambling industry, earning him the nickname 'Casino Jack.' But when Jack and his womanizing protege Michael Scanlon enlist a dimwitted business partner for an illegal scheme, they find themselves ensnared in a web of greed and murder
Small time crooks by Woody Allen( Visual )

10 editions published between 2000 and 2013 in English and held by 759 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ray is an ex-convict who is married to Frenchy, a former stripper. Ray concocts a scheme to rob a bank by digging a tunnel from a defunct pizza place next door. As a cover, Frenchy opens a cookie shop in the storefront while Ray digs in the back. Ray's burglary is a failure, but Frenchy's cookies are a rousing success, and within a year the store has spawned a nationwide franchise that makes both rich. However, while Ray wants to move to Miami and bask in the sun, nouveau riche Frenchy now aspires to join high society, with posh art dealer David as her guide
I could never be your woman by Amy Heckerling( Visual )

8 editions published in 2008 in English and Multiple languages and held by 685 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rosie is an older, divorced professional who has had little luck in love. She finally finds a fitting companion in the form of Adam, a much younger man. As her relationship threatens to move beyond something simply physical, her teenage daughter, Izzie, begins to wonder if the strange tingling sensation that she feels when she is in the company of a handsome local boy could possibly be what adults refer to as 'love.' Of course anything is possible with Mother Nature up to her old mischief, and with higher powers at play there's no telling what will come of these relationships
3000 miles to Graceland( Visual )

3 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 675 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A gang pulls off a daring Las Vegas casino heist while disguised as participants in the town's International Elvis Week. On the way to change out the marked money for spendable money, the marked money is stolen
Trapped in Paradise( Visual )

14 editions published between 1994 and 2014 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 671 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pathological liar Dave Firpo and his kleptomaniac brother Alvin are two small-time crooks who lure their good-hearted brother Bill into robbing a bank in the small town of Paradise, Pennsylvania. Pulling off the heist is a snap compared to getting out of town after a snowstorm hits
Adam Sandler's Eight crazy nights( Visual )

7 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in English and held by 652 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When a small-town, extremely disgruntled guy, Davey Stone, faces another holiday season in his New England hometown, he does what he always has - he messes up big time and lands in jail. But after a few surprises - including the mysterious reason for Davey's bad attitude and the reappearance of his childhood sweetheart - Davey might just decide he has a reason or two to change his ways
City slickers II : the legend of Curly's gold by Paul Weiland( Visual )

15 editions published between 1994 and 2005 in English and French and held by 638 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The city slickers are back and are hot on the trail of hidden treasure. Mitch persuades his timid Buddy Phil and his oddball younger brother Glen to help rustle up a secret fortune
Big by Penny Marshall( Visual )

3 editions published between 1988 and 2010 in English and held by 634 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Josh is a 12-year-old who makes a wish from an old machine to be big. Not really believing it will work, Josh is very surprised to find himself BIG the next morning. Now he looks like a 30 years old guy, but he still behaves like a boy. He decide to go with his best friend to New York and try to find the machine that can fix his wish. In New York he gets a job in a toy company and develops a romantic crush on a beautiful woman. Now Josh must learn to get used to the adults world he always wanted to be part of
Dickie Roberts : former child star( Visual )

10 editions published between 2004 and 2013 in English and held by 585 WorldCat member 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
Bark ranger( Visual )

6 editions published between 2014 and 2015 in English and held by 502 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two kids and their trusty dog, Barkley, stumble across a treasure map while playing in an abandoned ranger station. They set out on the adventure of a lifetime in search of a forgotten gold mine. But things take a turn for the worst [sic] when they come across a pair of bumbling crooks hiding out from the police
I am Chris Farley( Visual )

2 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 494 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A documentary film that will tell the bittersweet story of one of the most innovative comedians who ever graced the stage, screen and television, before his untimely death from a drug overdose at the tender age of only 33. Immortalized for his uniquely bold, energetic, and in-your-face comedic style, Chris Farley's off the charts talent cemented his place as a key player in a movement that evolved and redefined the comedic genre
Birds of paradise( Visual )

3 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 491 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"When Jack - an ordinary sparrow with dreams of becoming an extraordinary bird - is accidentally covered in colorful paint, he is thrilled about his new exotic appearance and believes that he'll now be able to impress Aurora, a beautiful canary who has recently escaped from her indoor cage. But when Aurora's mean owner, Mr. Potter, finds her, Jack must enlist the help of his best friends - Vinne, the loyal pigeon, and Skeeter, the hyper hummingbirg - as well as Rosie the caring bat and the wise Old Buzzard in order to free her. And along the way, Jack and Aurora will learn that it's not what you look like on the outside but who you are on the inside that truly counts."--Container
The Simpsons( Visual )

3 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 467 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Marge and Homer make whoopee while Bart and Lisa attend summer camp. Lisa is crowned Little Miss Springfield. Marge puts her charm and smarts to work in the power plant and when Mr. Burns notices, it leads to a cozy dinner for two. Homer becomes the power plant's union negotiator and tries to bargain away the dental plan for beer
 
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Alternative Names
Jon Lovitz acteur américain

Jon Lovitz Amerikaans acteur

Jon Lovitz amerykański aktor

Jon Lovitz personaggio televisivo e attore statunitense

Jon Lovitz US-amerikanischer Schauspieler

Lovitz, Jonathan M. 1957-

Джон Ловитц

Джон Ловиц

ג'ון לוביץ

جون لوفيتز

جون لوویتز

존 로비츠

ジョン・ロヴィッツ

喬恩·拉威茨

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A League of Their OwnThe producersRat raceThe Stepford wivesThe benchwarmersSmall time crooksAdam Sandler's Eight crazy nightsDickie Roberts : former child star