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Roach, Jay

Overview
Works: 172 works in 924 publications in 8 languages and 29,211 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Comedy films  Historical films  Biographical films  Film adaptations  Documentary-style films  Made-for-TV movies  Domestic comedy films  Romance films  Film sequels 
Roles: Director, Producer, fmd, Author, Restager, Adapter, Film editor, Performer, Actor, Bibliographic antecedent, Conceptor
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
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Publications about Jay Roach
Publications by Jay Roach
Most widely held works about Jay Roach
  • Trumbo by John McNamara( visu )
 
Most widely held works by Jay Roach
Meet the parents by Jay Roach( visu )
76 editions published between 2000 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 2,646 libraries worldwide
Greg is in love with Pam, and views their upcoming trip to her parents' house as a perfect opportunity to ask her to marry him. Once Greg is introduced to Pam's parents, however, things slide steadily downhill. Pam's dad, Jack, takes an instant and obvious dislike to Greg, remarking constantly about the fact that he is a male nurse. The weekend goes from bad to worse when Greg manages to, almost, destroy the house and the wedding
Meet the Fockers by Jay Roach( visu )
59 editions published between 2004 and 2011 in 5 languages and held by 2,439 libraries worldwide
When Pam and Greg get their parents together it turns into one disaster after another. The hippie Fockers are the direct opposite of the uptight Byrneses. With one pitfall after the next, the film takes awkward in-law experiences to new heights
Trumbo by John McNamara( visu )
35 editions published between 2015 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 2,045 libraries worldwide
The successful career of 1940s screenwriter Dalton Trumbo comes to a crushing end when he and other Hollywood figures are blacklisted for their political beliefs. It tells the story of his fight against the U.S. government and studio bosses in a war over words and freedom, which entangled everyone in Hollywood from Hedda Hopper and John Wayne to Kirk Douglas and Otto Preminger
Borat : Cultural Learnings of America for Make Benefit Glorious Nation of Kazakhstan by Sacha Baron Cohen( visu )
32 editions published between 2006 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 1,805 libraries worldwide
Sacha Baron Cohen brings his truly original Kazach character Borat to the big screen for the first time
The campaign by Will Ferrell( visu )
42 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 1,567 libraries worldwide
In order to gain influence over their North Carolina district, two CEOs seize an opportunity to oust long-term congressman Cam Brady by putting up a rival candidate. Their man, naive Marty Huggins, is director of the local Tourism Center
Dinner for schmucks ( visu )
32 editions published between 2010 and 2017 in 4 languages and held by 1,427 libraries worldwide
Tim is a guy on the verge of having it all. The only thing standing between him and total career success is finding the perfect guest to bring to his boss' annual Dinner for Extraordinary People, an event where the winner of the evening brings the most eccentric character as his guest. Enter Barry, a guy with a passion for dressing mice up in tiny outfits to recreate great works of art. When the duo shows up to dine, the lunacy kicks into high gear. Includes deleted scenes, outtakes, and more
Little Fockers by Paul Weitz( visu )
2 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in Undetermined and English and held by 1,265 libraries worldwide
Greg Focker has finally begun to earn the respect of his ex-CIA father-in-law, Jack Byrnes but one important test still lies ahead: will Greg prove that he has what it takes to be the family's next 'Godfocker', or will the circle of trust be broken for good?
Game change by Julianne Moore( visu )
34 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,170 libraries worldwide
Game Change is a searing, behind-the-scenes look at John McCain's 2008 presidential campaign, from the decision to select Alaska Governor Sarah Palin as McCain's running mate to the ticket's ultimate defeat in the general election just sixty days later. Told primarily through the eyes of senior McCain strategist Steve Schmidt, who originally championed Palin and later came to regret the choice
Mystery, Alaska by Jay Roach( visu )
18 editions published between 1996 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 921 libraries worldwide
A remote, hockey-obsessed town populated by 633 of the most eccentric characters you'd ever want to meet, Mystery is the kind of place where nothing ever changes. But then life as they know it gets turned completely upside down when a publicity stunt brings the world-famous New York Rangers to Mystery for a game with the local team of weekend warriors and the whole town rises to meet the challenge of a lifetime
All the way by Jay Roach( visu )
10 editions published in 2016 in English and held by 853 libraries worldwide
Bryan Cranston stars in a riveting look at the formidable challenges and demons faced by President Lyndon Johnson on his tumultuous first year in office, from his accidental ascension to the presidence in November 1963, to his relentless fight to win passage of a landmark Civil Rights Bill with the election of 1964 looming
Brüno by Larry Charles( visu )
11 editions published between 2009 and 2014 in English and Spanish and held by 843 libraries worldwide
Oscar nominee and Golden Globe winner Sacha Baron Cohen (Borat, Da Ali G Show and Talladega Nights) brings you the comedy that has started more conversations, generated more controversy and dared to go further than ever before! As bruno travels the world in search of fame, everyone he encounters -- celebrities, politicians, Hasidic Jews, terrorists and cage fighters -- becomes a stepping-stone to stardom, with hilarious results! So prepare yourself for nonstop laughs in the film Peter Travers of Rolling Stone says should be "Numero uno on your funny-time list!"
Charlie Bartlett by Jon Poll( visu )
9 editions published between 2008 and 2011 in English and Italian and held by 768 libraries worldwide
Charlie Bartlett, un ragazzo intelligente e depresso, proveniente da una famiglia benestante, è stato cacciato da un prestigioso istituto privato per aver creato delle patenti di guida false. Per cercare di controllare il suo carattere esuberante, viene iscritto alla scuola pubblica. Inizialmente per lui le cose non si mettono bene; gli diventa infatti molto difficile farsi accettare dai nuovi compagni, viene guardato con sospetto dal preside Nathan Gardner ed è anche vittima di episodi di bullismo da parte di Murphey e un altro studente. Ottimista e scaltro, riesce comunque a guadagnare la popolarità grazie a un espediente: si improvvisa infatti psicologo e trasforma il bagno dell'edificio nel suo studio. Lì ogni volta ci sono sempre più ragazzi che hanno bisogno del suo aiuto e allora inizia a spacciare delle pillole miracolose, il Ritalin, che si fa prescrivere dal suo medico. In questa sua attività si fa aiutare proprio da Murphey. Nel frattempo comincia a frequentare con Susan, la figlia del preside e i due scoprono ogni essere attratti l’uno dall’altra. La loro relazione però non viene ben vista dal padre della ragazza, che è intanto diventato sempre più impopolare nella scuola per aver installato delle telecamere di sorveglianza. Tra Charlie e Nathan c'è uno scontro sempre più aperto. Entrambi però devono convivere con i loro demoni, il ragazzo con il fatto che il padre che è in carcere per evasione fiscale, l'uomo con l'alcolismo. E in un momento di disperazione per Nathan, sarà proprio Charlie ad aiutarlo e a riavvicinarlo alla figlia
Mark Felt : the man who brought down the White House by Liam Neeson( visu )
2 editions published in 2018 in English and held by 622 libraries worldwide
The story of Mark Felt, who under the name Deep Throat helped journalists Bob Woodward and Carl Bernstein uncover the Watergate scandal in 1972
Smother by Vince Di Meglio( visu )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 372 libraries worldwide
When Noah Cooper is fired from his job as a therapist, he thinks his day can't possibly get worse. Arriving home, he discovers his overbearing mother Marilyn has moved in with her five dogs in tow. Hilarity ensues as Noah learns to deal with the pressures of finding a job, a wife who desperately wants a baby, and more
Blown away by Stephen Hopkins( visu )
10 editions published between 1994 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 248 libraries worldwide
When an explosion jolts the city of Boston, bomb squad expert Jimmy dove is pulled out of an early retirement and into the most harrowing work of his career
Austin Powers 3-film collection ( visu )
3 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 134 libraries worldwide
Includes all three of the Austin Powers spy films, featuring Mike Myers, Elizabeth Hurley, Heather Graham, and Beyoncé Knowles
 
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Jay Roach acteur, producteur, réalisateur et scénariste
Jay Roach americký režisér
Jay Roach Amerikaans filmproducent
Jay Roach amerikai filmrendező és producer
Jay Roach amerikanischer Regisseur, Kameramann, Drehbuchautor und Produzent
Jay Roach director de cine estadounidense
Jay Roach regista e produttore cinematografico statunitense
Roach Jay M. 1957-....
Roach, M. J. 1957-
Roach, M. Jay
Roach, M. Jay 1957-
Джей Роуч
ג'אי רואץ' במאי קולנוע אמריקאי
جاي روتش
جاي روتش مخرج أفلام أمريكي
جی روچ فیلمنامه‌نویس، تهیه‌کننده، و کارگردان آمریکایی
로치, 제이 1957-
ジェイ・ローチ
杰伊·罗奇
謝·羅治
Languages
English (317)
German (21)
French (13)
Spanish (7)
Russian (3)
Multiple languages (3)
Italian (1)
Dutch (1)
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