WorldCat Identities

McKay, Adam 1968-

Works: 82 works in 280 publications in 7 languages and 17,060 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Comedy films  Action and adventure films  Sports films  Horror films  Fantasy films  Detective and mystery films  Humor  Police films  Film sequels 
Roles: Producer, Director, Author of screenplay, Scenarist, Author, Conceptor, Bibliographic antecedent, Film editor, fmd, Performer, Restager
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by Adam McKay
Talladega nights the ballad of Ricky Bobby by Columbia Pictures( Visual )

30 editions published between 2006 and 2014 in English and Polish and held by 2,266 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

NASCAR sensation Ricky Bobby is a racing hero because of his "win at all costs" approach. He and his loyal racing partner, childhood friend Cal Naughton Jr., are a fearless duo. Dubbed "Shake" and "Bake" by their fans, the two have the ability to finish so many races in the #1 and #2 positions, with Cal always in second place. When flamboyant French Formula One driver Jean Girard challenges Ricky and Cal for the supremacy of NASCAR, Ricky must face his own demons and fight Girard for the right to be known as racing's top driver
Anchorman the legend of Ron Burgundy by Will Ferrell( Visual )

42 editions published between 2004 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,117 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

It's the 70's and Ron Burgundy is the king of San Diego. He's the most popular news anchor in town. He and his all male news team rule the city with their sauve looks, minimal IQ's and unbelievably bad hair. In Ron's world, women don't belong in the newsroom. So when rising star reporter Veronica Corningstone fills in for Ron one night and the ratings soar, it becomes more than a battle ... it becomes war
Anchorman 2 the legend continues( Visual )

27 editions published in 2014 in 3 languages and held by 1,719 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ron and Veronica's romance falls apart as the duo anchors a weekend broadcast at a New York-based network in 1980. Ron is fired for being the worst anchor anyone has ever seen and so he leaves Veronica rather than live in her shadow. So he re-creates himself at a CNN-type network in the eighties and accidentally invents the soul-sucking brand of non-news that now rules cable as he tries to win back Veronica's love
The other guys( Visual )

21 editions published between 2010 and 2014 in English and French and held by 1,709 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When two mismatched NYPD detectives stumble into a seemingly dull case that no other detective wants to bother with, it turns out to be New York City's biggest crime. The two seize the opportunity to step up like the city's top cops, whom they idolize. But do these two guys have the right stuff?
Step brothers by Adam McKay( Visual )

23 editions published between 2008 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 1,428 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Brennan and Dale are two middle-aged loafers who are forced to live together when their parents get married. When the reluctant step-siblings; immature antics over tv privileges and personal property take their toll on the marriage, the devious duo hatch a scheme to reunite the couple
Tammy by Melissa McCarthy( Visual )

5 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 1,344 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tammy is having a bad day. She's totaled her car, gotten fired from her job at a burger joint, and finds her husband getting comfortable with the neighbor in her own house. It's time to take her boom box and book it. The bad news is she's broke and without wheels. The worse news is her grandma, Pearl, is her only option-with a car, cash, and an itch to see Niagara Falls. Not exactly the escape Tammy had in mind. But on the road, with grandma riding shot gun, it may be just what Tammy needs
The campaign by Will Ferrell( Visual )

7 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 1,224 WorldCat member 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
Get hard( Visual )

14 editions published in 2015 in 3 languages and held by 1,185 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A millionaire is pegged for fraud and sentenced to time in prison. He turns to a criminal friend to help prepare him to go
Hansel & Gretel : witch hunters by Jeremy Renner( Visual )

3 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 1,115 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Get ready for a twisted take on the classic tale as Hansel and Gretel have turned pro, coping with the trauma of their childhood captivity by slaying witches for hire. But when the seemingly unstoppable bounty hunters meet their match in an enemy so evil, it'll take all their training, weapons and courage to survive. Revenge is sweeter than candy
Let me off at the top! : my classy life and other musings by Ron Burgundy( Book )

3 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 833 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The popular character from the "Anchorman" movies shares stories of his childhood and the events that led him to choose a career in the news business; personal anecdotes about the women in his life and his legendary news team; and advice on a variety of topics
Casa de mi padre( Visual )

3 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in Spanish and held by 796 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Armando Alvarez has lived and worked on his father's ranch in Mexico his entire life. As the ranch faces financial strains, Armando's younger brother Raul shows up and pledges to settle all his father's debts. It seems that Raul's success as an international businessman means the ranch's troubles are over, but when Armando falls for Sonia, and Raul's business dealings turn out to be less than legit, the Alvarez family finds themselves in a full-out war with Mexico's most feared drug lord
Welcome to Me( Visual )

4 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 533 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A year in the life of Alice Klieg, a woman with Borderline Personality Disorder who wins Mega-millions, quits her meds and buys her own talk show
The goods : live hard, sell hard( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 297 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fast-talking, foul-mouthed used-car liquidator Don Ready and his disorderly crew descend upon a small town to save a struggling auto dealership from bankruptcy by revving up the sales and moving out the cars at the Fourth of July sale. Ready soon discovers that he will have to rely on more than his crafty skills to make the weekend a success when he unexpectedly falls for the owner's daughter
Anchorman. the legend continues( Visual )

5 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and held by 97 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"After losing his job to his wife and co-anchor, Ron reassembles the news team and squares off against a new rival. Will the world's greatest anchorman be crushed beneath the weight of his own ego?"--Container
The virginity hit( Visual )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 87 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Using a camera, four guys chronicle the exhilarating, and terrifying rite of passage of losing one's virginity. As these guys help their buddy get laid, they'll have to survive friends with benefits, Internet hookups, even porn stars during an adventure that proves why a person will always remember their first
Funny or die presents( Visual )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 71 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Executive produced by three of the celebrated masterminds behind the groundbreaking Funny or Die website, Will Ferrell, Adam McKay, and Chris Henchy, this half-hour sketch-comedy series provides a creative forum for dozens of America's most talented comedians, actors, and writers all contributing segments to the so-called 'Funny or Die Network' in an anything-goes comedy environment
X-presidents by Robert Smigel( Book )

1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 48 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

From the Emmy Award-winning creator of "Saturday Night Live's" over-the-top cartoon series "X-Presidents" comes this fabulous comic book featuring four favorite former presidents--Bush, Reagan, Carter, and Ford--as modern-day super heroes
Anchorman wake-up Ron Burgundy, the adventure continues ...( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 32 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

It's the 70's and Ron Burgundy is the king of San Diego. He's the most popular news anchor in town. He and his all male news team rule the city with their save looks, minimal IQ's and unbelievably bad hair. The saga continues with footage not shown in theaters
The spoils of Babylon( Visual )

1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Legendary author Eric Jonrosh (Will Ferrell), the undisputed master of dramatic fiction, introduces audiences to the brilliant adaptation of his best-selling novel, a sweeping chronicle of the provocative and captivating exploits of the Morehouse family. Patriarch Jonas Morehouse (Tim Robbins) shepherds his daughter Cynthia (Kristen Wiig) and adopted son Devon (Tobey Maguire) from meagre beginnings in the oil fields of Texas to powerful boardrooms in New York City
Ant-Man( Visual )

2 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Armed with the astonishing ability to shrink in scale but increase in strength, master thief Scott Lang must embrace his inner-hero and help his mentor, Dr. Hank Pym, protect the secret behind his spectacular Ant-Man suit from a new generation of towering threats. Against seemingly insurmountable obstacles, Pym and Lang must plan and pull off a heist that will save the world
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Talladega nights the ballad of Ricky Bobby
Alternative Names
Adam McKay cinaste amricain

Adam McKay regista, sceneggiatore e attore statunitense

Adam McKay US-amerikanischer Drehbuchautor, Filmproduzent und Filmregisseur

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MacKay, Adam

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Адам МакКей

Маккей, Адам

آدام مکی فیلمنامه‌نویس، تهیه‌کننده، و کارگردان آمریکایی

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Anchorman the legend of Ron BurgundyStep brothersX-presidents