WorldCat Identities

McKay, Adam 1968-

Overview
Works: 94 works in 478 publications in 11 languages and 24,920 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Comedy films  Film adaptations  Action and adventure films  Superhero films  Historical films  Sports films  Detective and mystery films  Humor  Horror films 
Roles: Producer, Director, Author of screenplay, fmd, Scenarist, Restager , Author, Conceptor, Bibliographic antecedent, Other, fmp, Film editor, Performer
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Adam McKay
The Big Short by Adam McKay( Visual )

44 editions published between 2015 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 2,737 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The financial meltdown from the perspective of a number of players: Michael Burry, a bizarre autistic-like stock-picking genius, and the first to realize that the market's housing boom is based on a "house of cards" sham; Mark Baum, self-loathing fictional character whose firm picks up insider trading information from a wrong number phone call; Jarred Vennet, a smart-aleck broker who confirms the ominous suspicion; and Charles Gellar and James Shipley, small-time players who hit it big
Talladega nights : the ballad of Ricky Bobby by Columbia Pictures( Visual )

41 editions published between 2006 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 2,357 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
Ant-Man by Renmu Pan( Visual )

31 editions published between 2015 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 2,228 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
Anchorman : the legend of Ron Burgundy by Adam McKay( Visual )

56 editions published between 2004 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 2,202 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 suave 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 by Will Ferrell( Visual )

43 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 1,858 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 by Adam McKay( Visual )

30 editions published between 2010 and 2017 in 3 languages and held by 1,855 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
Step brothers by Adam McKay( Visual )

30 editions published between 2008 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 1,496 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Nancy and Robert marry, their slacker sons struggle to get along and get employed
Get hard( Visual )

26 editions published between 2015 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 1,396 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
Tammy by Melissa McCarthy( Visual )

9 editions published between 2014 and 2015 in English and held by 1,366 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 )

12 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and French and held by 1,264 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In order to gain influence and power 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
Hansel & Gretel : witch hunters by Jeremy Renner( Visual )

3 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 1,153 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
The boss by Melissa McCarthy( Visual )

7 editions published in 2016 in English and held by 1,110 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Michelle Darnell a titan of industry is sent to prison after she's caught for insider trading. When she emerges ready to rebrand herself as America's latest sweetheart, not everyone she screwed over is so quick to forgive and forget
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 842 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 )

4 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in Spanish and held by 792 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 by Not Available( Visual )

5 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 653 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
Sleeping with other people( Visual )

5 editions published between 2015 and 2016 in English and held by 530 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jake and Lainey lost their virginity to each other in college. Meeting years later at a Sex Addicts Anonymous meeting, they decide to become platonic friends. The story of two romantic failures whose years of serial infidelity and self-sabotage have led them to swear that their relationship will remain strictly platonic. But can love still bloom while sleeping with other people?
The goods : live hard, sell hard by Charles Eames( Visual )

2 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and held by 285 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
Ant-Man by Alexander Irvine( Book )

2 editions published in 2016 in English and held by 184 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Armed with a super-suit with the amazing ability to shrink in scale but increase in strength, Scott Lang and his mentor, Dr. Hank Pym, plan and pull off a heist that will save the world"--
The virginity hit( Visual )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 85 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 72 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
 
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Talladega nights : the ballad of Ricky Bobby
Alternative Names
Adam McKay Amerikaans filmregisseur

Adam McKay cinéaste américain

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

אדם מקיי

אדם מקיי שחקן אמריקאי

آدام مکی فیلمنامه‌نویس، تهیه‌کننده، و کارگردان آمریکایی

آدم مكاي

맥케이, 아담 1968-

애덤 매케이

アダム・マッケイ

亞當·麥凱

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Anchorman : the legend of Ron BurgundyStep brothers