Search results for "Dennis Dugan"


Grown Ups 2 (2013) RT 7% / Audience 53%

DVD release: Nov 2013

The all-star comedy cast from Grown Ups returns (with some exciting new additions) for more summertime laughs. Lenny (Adam Sandler) has relocated his family back to the small ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Dennis Dugan
CAST:  Adam Sandler  •  Kevin James  •  Chris Rock  •  David Spade

Grown Ups (2010) RT 10% / Audience 62%

DVD release: Nov 2010

After their high school basketball coach passes away, five good friends and former teammates reunite for a Fourth of July holiday weekend.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Dennis Dugan
CAST:  Adam Sandler  •  Salma Hayek  •  Maria Bello  •  Steve Buscemi

Jack and Jill (2011) RT 3% / Audience 37%

DVD release: Mar 2012

Jack Sadelstein, a successful advertising executive in Los Angeles with a beautiful wife and kids, dreads one event each year: the Thanksgiving visit of his twin sister Jill. ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Dennis Dugan
CAST:  Adam Sandler  •  Al Pacino  •  Katie Holmes  •  Dana Carvey

Just Go With It (2011) RT 18% / Audience 59%

DVD release: Jun 2011

In Just Go With It, a plastic surgeon, romancing a much younger schoolteacher, enlists his loyal assistant to pretend to be his soon to be ex-wife, in order to cover up a ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Romance
DIRECTION:  Dennis Dugan
CAST:  Jennifer Aniston  •  Adam Sandler  •  Nicole Kidman  •  Bailee Madison

I Now Pronounce You Chuck and Larry (2007)

Firefighters Chuck Ford and Larry Valentine are guy's guys, loyal to the core -- which is why when widower Larry asks Chuck to pose as his gay lover so that he can get ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Romance
DIRECTION:  Dennis Dugan
CAST:  Jessica Biel  •  Ving Rhames  •  Steve Buscemi  •  Nicholas Turturro

The Benchwarmers (2006) RT 11% / Audience 64%

DVD release: Jul 2006

A trio of guys try and make up for missed opportunities in childhood by forming a three-player baseball team to compete against standard little league squads.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Dennis Dugan
CAST:  Jon Heder  •  Rob Schneider  •  David Spade  •  Jon Lovitz

National Security (2003) RT 11% / Audience 45%

DVD release: May 2003

Two mismatched security guards are thrown together to bust a smuggling operation.  (more)

GENRES: Action • Comedy • Crime • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Dennis Dugan
CAST:  Martin Lawrence  •  Steve Zahn  •  Colm Feore  •  Bill Duke

Saving Silverman (2001) RT 18% / Audience 51%

DVD release: Jul 2001

A pair of buddies conspire to save their best friend from marrying the wrong woman, a cold-hearted beauty who snatches him from them and breaks up their Neil Diamond cover band.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Crime • Romance
DIRECTION:  Dennis Dugan
CAST:  Jason Biggs  •  Steve Zahn  •  Jack Black  •  Amanda Peet

Big Daddy (1999)

Layla Maloney is fed up with boyfriend Sonny Koufax's perpetual loafing, so when 5-year-old Julian is left on Sonny's doorstep, he assumes a fatherly role to prove he's ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama
DIRECTION:  Dennis Dugan
CAST:  Adam Sandler  •  Joey Lauren Adams  •  Jon Stewart  •  Cole Sprouse

Beverly Hills Ninja (1997) RT 14% / Audience 53%

DVD release: Mar 2001

Haru, an orphaned American who washes ashore in Japan and is mistaken for the great White Ninja of legend. Raised among the finest Ninjas, Haru grows strong and big - very big ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Comedy
DIRECTION:  Dennis Dugan
CAST:  Chris Farley  •  Nicollette Sheridan  •  Robin Shou  •  Nathaniel Parker




Happy Gilmore (1996) RT 60% / Audience 85%

DVD release: Feb 1998

Failed hockey player-turned-golf whiz Happy Gilmore -- whose unconventional approach and antics on the grass courts the ire of rival Shooter McGavin -- is determined to win a ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Dennis Dugan
CAST:  Adam Sandler  •  Christopher McDonald  •  Julie Bowen  •  Frances Bay

The Shaggy Dog (1994) RT 26% / Audience 39%

DVD release: Aug 2006

Preteen Moochie Daniels just wants a dog, but his dad, Daniel, is allergic to canines, like Bundles, the shabby sheep dog of neighbor Charlie Mulvihill who secretly trained ...  (more)

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DIRECTION:  Dennis Dugan
CAST:  Scott Weinger  •  Ed Begley, Jr.  •  Sharon Lawrence  •  Jon Polito

Brain Donors (1992) RT 44% / Audience 85%

DVD release: Oct 2004

Three manic idiots; a lawyer, cab driver and a handyman team up to run a ballet company to fulfill the will of a millionaire. Stooge-like antics result as the trio try to ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Dennis Dugan
CAST:  Mel Smith  •  Bob Nelson  •  John Turturro  •  Teri Copley

Problem Child (1990) RT 4% / Audience 40%

DVD release: Oct 1999

Ben Healy (John Ritter) and his social climbing wife Flo adopt Junior a fun-loving seven year old. But they soon discover he's a little monster as he turns a camping trip, a ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Dennis Dugan
CAST:  John Ritter  •  Jack Warden  •  Michael Oliver  •  Gilbert Gottfried

Karroll's Christmas (2004) RT Audience 48%

Allen Karroll hates Christmas ever since his ex-girlfriend humiliated him in front of thousands of people one Christmas. As a man who writes greeting cards for a living, this ...  (more)

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DIRECTION:  Dennis Dugan
CAST:  Tom Everett Scott  •  Alanna Ubach  •  Wallace Shawn  •  Verne Troyer

Parenthood (1989)

The story of the Buckman family and friends, attempting to bring up their children. They suffer/enjoy all the events that occur: estranged relatives, the "black sheep" of the ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama • Family
DIRECTION:  Ron Howard
CAST:  Steve Martin  •  Tom Hulce  •  Rick Moranis  •  Martha Plimpton

The New Adventures of Pippi Longstocking (1988) RT 17% / Audience 69%

DVD release: Apr 2001

After her father's ship is carried off by a sudden storm, the spunky Pippi Longstocking is stranded with her horse, Alfonso,and her pet monkey, Mr. Neilson, and takes up ...  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Family • Fantasy
DIRECTION:  Ken Annakin
CAST:  Tami Erin  •  David Seaman  •  Cory Crow  •  Eileen Brennan

The Toughest Man in the World (1984) RT Audience 38%

DVD release: Oct 2002

Mr. T's first starring made-for-TV movie role has him playing a tough and scowling, but softhearted, nightclub bouncer who finds himself involved with a bunch of kids after ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • TV movie
DIRECTION:  Dick Lowry
CAST:  Mr. T  •  Dennis Dugan  •  John P. Navin, Jr.  •  Peggy Pope

The Howling (1981) RT 66% / Audience 58%

DVD release: Aug 2001

After a bizarre and near fatal encounter with a serial killer, a newswoman is sent to a rehabilitation center whose inhabitants may not be what they seem.  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Horror
DIRECTION:  Joe Dante
CAST:  Patrick Macnee  •  Dennis Dugan  •  Christopher Stone  •  Belinda Balaski

Unidentified Flying Oddball (1979) RT Audience 32%

DVD release: Aug 2004

A NASA spacecraft proves Einstein right when, travelling faster than light, it ends up near King Arthur's Camelot. On board are big-hearted Tom Trimble and Hermes, the ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Family • Fantasy • Science Fiction
DIRECTION:  Russ Mayberry
CAST:  Jim Dale  •  Kenneth More  •  Ron Moody  •  John Le Mesurier