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Roach, Jay

Overview
Works: 118 works in 618 publications in 9 languages and 22,833 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Comedy films  Parody films  Spy films  Film adaptations  Science fiction films  Parodies, imitations, etc  Made-for-TV movies  Political films  Romance films 
Roles: Director, Producer, fmd, Author, Adapter, Film editor, Performer, Actor, Bibliographic antecedent, Conceptor, Restager
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Publications about Jay Roach
Publications by Jay Roach
Most widely held works by Jay Roach
Austin Powers, the spy who shagged me by Inc New Line Productions( visu )
122 editions published between 1997 and 2013 in 7 languages and held by 3,493 libraries worldwide
Intent on world domination, diabolical genius Dr. Evil travels back to 1969 and steals Austin's "mojo". Now Austin must return to the swingin' sixties, recover his mojo and stop his nemesis from liquidating the world
Meet the parents by Jay Roach( visu )
87 editions published between 1985 and 2015 in 6 languages and held by 2,856 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
Austin Powers in Goldmember by Jay Roach( visu )
41 editions published between 2002 and 2013 in 7 languages and held by 1,945 libraries worldwide
The "sshhh!" hits the fan when Dr. Evil and Mini-Me escape from prison. Joining forces with superfreaky Goldmember, they kidnap Austin's father, master spy Nigel Powers in a dastardly time-travel scheme to take over the world. So Austin cruises to 1975 and teams up with Foxxy Cleopatra to stop Dr. Evil and Goldmember from their mischievous mayhem
Borat : Cultural Learnings of America for Make Benefit Glorious Nation of Kazakhstan by Sacha Baron Cohen( visu )
29 editions published between 2006 and 2009 in 5 languages and held by 1,839 libraries worldwide
"With a camera crew in tow and armed with a jar of gypsy tears 'for protection', Kazahstan's fourth most famous celebrity travels to the US and A to make a documentary. As he zigzags across the country, lovable Borat meets real people in real situations - with hilarious consequences - in this 'fall-on-your-face, pee-in-your-pants, screaming riot!"--Case slick
Meet the Fockers by Jay Roach( visu )
16 editions published between 2005 and 2011 in 5 languages and held by 1,560 libraries worldwide
Domestic disaster looms when Greg Focker's straight-laced ex-CIA father-in-law meets Greg's unconventional hippie parents
The campaign by Jay Roach( visu )
32 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 1,521 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, director of the local Tourism Center
Dinner for schmucks by Francis Veber( visu )
30 editions published between 2010 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 1,443 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
The hitchhiker's guide to the galaxy by Douglas Adams( visu )
5 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 1,268 libraries worldwide
Seconds before Earth is destroyed to make way for a new hyperspace bypass, mild-mannered Arthur Dent is whisked into space by his best friend Ford Prefect, an alien posing as an out-of-work actor. Accompanied by their fellow travellers, Zaphod Beeblebrox, the cool but dim-witted President of the Galaxy, Earth girl Trillian, and Marvin the paranoid android, Arthur and Ford search for the ultimate answer to the mystery of Life, the Universe and Everything - always with a wholly remarkable publication at their side: The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy
Little Fockers by Paul Weitz( visu )
2 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in Spanish and English and held by 1,241 libraries worldwide
Tercera entrega tras 'Los padres de ella' y 'Los padres de él'. Los Fockers tienen mellizos: un niño y una niña. Después de superar incontables obstáculos durante diez años, Greg Focker ha logrado, por fin, tener una relación más o menos normal con su autoritario suegro Jack. Sin embargo, cuando Greg consigue un empleo en una compañía farmacéutica, la desconfianza de Jack hacia él se agudiza. Con motivo de la fiesta de cumpleaños de los mellizos, Greg debe demostrar al escéptico Jack que ya está preparado para ser el hombre de la casa
Game change by Julianne Moore( visu )
28 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 1,155 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
Trumbo ( visu )
8 editions published between 2015 and 2016 in English and held by 1,003 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
Recount ( visu )
10 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 915 libraries worldwide
Explores one of the most dramatic and controversial events in recent U.S. election history, which shook a nation's faith in the ability to stage a fair and open election
Mystery, Alaska by Jay Roach( visu )
17 editions published between 1996 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 905 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
Brüno by Larry Charles( visu )
9 editions published between 2009 and 2014 in English and Spanish and held by 851 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!"
Blown away by Stephen Hopkins( visu )
10 editions published between 1997 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 220 libraries worldwide
When Boston experiences a bomb blast of unequalled ferocity, bomb squad unit head Jimmy Dove realises their deadly adversary is a man he thought was part of his long buried past
Austin Powers 3-film collection ( visu )
3 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 122 libraries worldwide
Includes all three of the Austin Powers spy films, featuring Mike Myers, Elizabeth Hurley, Heather Graham, and Beyoncé Knowles
Blown away by Kirk Mitchell( Book )
3 editions published in 1994 in English and French and held by 61 libraries worldwide
Sisters ( visu )
1 edition published in 2016 in English and held by 50 libraries worldwide
The story of two disconnected sisters summoned home to clean out their childhood bedroom before their parents sell the family house. Looking to recapture their glory days, they throw one final high-school-style party for their classmates, which turns into the cathartic rager that a bunch of ground-down adults really need
Austin Powers the spy who shagged me by Jay Roach( visu )
8 editions published between 2000 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 41 libraries worldwide
The International Man of Mystery returns to once again save the world from his nemesis Dr. Evil
Austin Powers collection ( visu )
5 editions published between 2002 and 2008 in English and held by 36 libraries worldwide
This collection includes all three Austin Powers movies
 
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Alternative Names
Jay Roach acteur, producteur, réalisateur et scénariste
Jay Roach americký režisér
Jay Roach Amerikaans filmproducent
Jay Roach amerikanischer Regisseur, Kameramann, Drehbuchautor und Produzent
Jay Roach regista e produttore cinematografico statunitense
Roach Jay M. 1957-....
Roach, M. J. 1957-
Roach, M. Jay
Roach, M. Jay 1957-
Джей Роуч
جاي روتش
جی روچ فیلمنامه‌نویس، تهیه‌کننده، و کارگردان آمریکایی
로치, 제이 1957-
ジェイ・ローチ
Languages
English (378)
French (31)
Spanish (15)
German (13)
Multiple languages (6)
Russian (3)
Chinese (2)
Japanese (1)
Dutch (1)
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