WorldCat Identities

Lovitz, Jon

Overview
Works: 168 works in 429 publications in 6 languages and 23,451 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Comedy films  Musical films  Film adaptations  Drama  Children's films  Animated films  Juvenile works  Fantasy films  Sports 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 2,440 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 )

13 editions published between 1992 and 2012 in English and held by 1,775 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 )

7 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 1,345 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 )

15 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 1,105 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After moving with her husband and children to the well-manicured community of Stepford, Connecticut, former New York television executive Joanna Eberhart is beginning to realize that Stepford is more than just the "perfect" place to live ... it's a little too perfect. All the wives in town are models who cater to their husband's every desire. What is going on behind the closed doors of the Stepford Men's Association and the Stepford Day Spa? Can Joanna figure out the problem before it's too late?
The brave little toaster by Walt Disney( Visual )

5 editions published between 1987 and 2003 in English and held by 1,030 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A toaster, a vacuum cleaner, a clock radio, an electric blanket and a desk lamp set off on a journey to find their young master after he mysteriously disappears
The benchwarmers by Dennis Dugan( Visual )

5 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 951 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 880 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

An ex-convict and his manicurist wife find their get-rich-quick scheme leaves them rolling in dough. When a bank heist takes a comical twist, the couple discovers that cookies pay better than crime
I could never be your woman by Amy Heckerling( Visual )

9 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and Multiple languages and held by 689 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 673 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 669 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
City slickers by Paul Weiland( Visual )

18 editions published between 1994 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 657 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Urban cowboy Mitch Robbins is at it again. After Curly's death, he discovers a treasure map in the band of Curly's hat. Mitch and his pal Phil and mooching brother Glen set out to find the treasure
Adam Sandler's Eight crazy nights( Visual )

7 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in English and held by 647 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Davey Stone, a mean and unhappy citizen of a small New England town, seems to always be causing trouble. As Chanukah begins Davey finds himself headed to jail. Whitey, a kindly old man, persuades the judge to let Davey do community service instead and through a series of situations the truth about Davey's bad attitude is learned, and he is seen in a new light by the towns occupants
Big by Penny Marshall( Visual )

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

A 12-year-old boy's wish comes true when he asks a mechanical carnival genie to make him 'big'. He manages to land a job at a toy company where he experiences the complications of being an adult
Dickie Roberts : former child star( Visual )

11 editions published between 2004 and 2013 in English and Spanish and held by 587 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 503 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 490 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 by Stan Brakhage( Visual )

3 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 488 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 )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 464 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