Dane Cook

Dane Jeffrey Cook (born March 18, 1972) is an American stand-up comedian and film actor. He has released five comedy albums: Harmful If Swallowed; Retaliation; Vicious Circle; Rough Around The Edges: Live From Madison Square Garden; and Isolated Incident. Retaliation became the highest charting comedy album in 28 years  and went platinum. He performed an HBO special in the Fall of 2006, Vicious Circle, a straight-to-DVD special titled Rough Around The Edges (which is included in the album of the same name), and a Comedy Central special in 2009 titled Isolated Incident. He is credited as one of the first comedians to use a personal webpage and MySpace to build a large fan base and in 2006 was described as "alarmingly popular". As an actor, Cook has appeared in films since 1997, including Mystery Men, Waiting..., Employee of the Month, Good Luck Chuck, Dan in Real Life, Mr. Brooks (in a non-comedic role), and My Best Friend's Girl. Description above from the Wikipedia article Dane Cook, licensed under CC-BY-SA,full list of contributors on Wikipedia.

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Dan in Real Life (2007)

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Advice columnist, Dan Burns is an expert on relationships, but somehow struggles to succeed as a brother, a son and a single parent to three precocious daughters. Things get even more complicated when Dan finds out that the woman he falls in love with is actually ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Peter Hedges
CAST:  Steve Carell  •  Juliette Binoche  •  Dane Cook  •  Dianne Wiest

Advice columnist, Dan Burns is an expert on relationships, but somehow struggles to succeed as a brother, a son and a single parent to three precocious daughters. Things get even more complicated when Dan finds out that the woman he falls in love with is actually ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Peter Hedges
CAST:  Steve Carell  •  Juliette Binoche  •  Dane Cook  •  Dianne Wiest

Dave Attell's Insomniac Tour: Uncensored! (2005)

Inspired by Dave Attell's popular Comedy Central series, this concert movie deposits him and three fellow comics, including the wildly popular Dane Cook, at the House of Blues in Las Vegas to deliver some raucous and frequently funny material before an appreciative ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Joel Gallen
CAST:  Dave Attell  •  Sean Rouse  •  Greg Giraldo  •  Dane Cook

Inspired by Dave Attell's popular Comedy Central series, this concert movie deposits him and three fellow comics, including the wildly popular Dane Cook, at the House of Blues in Las Vegas to deliver some raucous and frequently funny material before an appreciative ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Joel Gallen
CAST:  Dave Attell  •  Sean Rouse  •  Greg Giraldo  •  Dane Cook

Employee of the Month (2006)

When he hears that the new female employee digs ambitious men who are the store employee of the month, a slacker gets his act together but finds himself in competition with his rival, an ambitious co-worker.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Greg Coolidge
CAST:  Dane Cook  •  Jessica Simpson  •  Dax Shepard  •  Andy Dick

When he hears that the new female employee digs ambitious men who are the store employee of the month, a slacker gets his act together but finds himself in competition with his rival, an ambitious co-worker.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Greg Coolidge
CAST:  Dane Cook  •  Jessica Simpson  •  Dax Shepard  •  Andy Dick

Farce of the Penguins (2007)

In this spoof of "March of the Penguins," nature footage of penguins near the South Pole gets a soundtrack of human voices. Carl and Jimmy, best friends, walk 70 miles to the mating grounds where the female penguins wait. The huddled masses of females - especially ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Bob Saget
CAST:  Samuel L. Jackson  •  Christina Applegate  •  Alyson Hannigan  •  Jason Alexander

In this spoof of "March of the Penguins," nature footage of penguins near the South Pole gets a soundtrack of human voices. Carl and Jimmy, best friends, walk 70 miles to the mating grounds where the female penguins wait. The huddled masses of females - especially ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Bob Saget
CAST:  Samuel L. Jackson  •  Christina Applegate  •  Alyson Hannigan  •  Jason Alexander

Good Luck Chuck (2007)

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Cursed since childhood, dentist Charlie Logan cannot find the right woman. Even worse, he learns that each of his ex-girlfriends finds true love with the man she meets after her relationship with him ends. Hearing of Charlie's reputation as a good-luck charm, women ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Mark Helfrich
CAST:  Jessica Alba  •  Dane Cook  •  Dan Fogler  •  Lonny Ross

Cursed since childhood, dentist Charlie Logan cannot find the right woman. Even worse, he learns that each of his ex-girlfriends finds true love with the man she meets after her relationship with him ends. Hearing of Charlie's reputation as a good-luck charm, women ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Mark Helfrich
CAST:  Jessica Alba  •  Dane Cook  •  Dan Fogler  •  Lonny Ross

London (2005)

London is a drug laden adventure that centers on a party in a New York loft where a young man is trying to win back his ex-girlfriend.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Hunter Richards
CAST:  Chris Evans  •  Jessica Biel  •  Joy Bryant  •  Jason Statham

London is a drug laden adventure that centers on a party in a New York loft where a young man is trying to win back his ex-girlfriend.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Hunter Richards
CAST:  Chris Evans  •  Jessica Biel  •  Joy Bryant  •  Jason Statham

Mr. Brooks (2007)

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A psychological thriller about a man who is sometimes controlled by his murder-and-mayhem-loving alter ego.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Bruce A. Evans
CAST:  Kevin Costner  •  Demi Moore  •  Dane Cook  •  William Hurt

A psychological thriller about a man who is sometimes controlled by his murder-and-mayhem-loving alter ego.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Bruce A. Evans
CAST:  Kevin Costner  •  Demi Moore  •  Dane Cook  •  William Hurt

Stuck on You (2003)

In Martha's Vineyard, Mass., conjoined twins Walt and Bob Tenor make the best of their handicap by being the fastest grill cooks in town. While outgoing Walt hopes to one day become a famous actor, shy Bob prefers to stay out of the spotlight. When a fading ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Bobby Farrelly  •  Peter Farrelly
CAST:  Matt Damon  •  Greg Kinnear  •  Eva Mendes  •  Wen Yann Shih

In Martha's Vineyard, Mass., conjoined twins Walt and Bob Tenor make the best of their handicap by being the fastest grill cooks in town. While outgoing Walt hopes to one day become a famous actor, shy Bob prefers to stay out of the spotlight. When a fading ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Bobby Farrelly  •  Peter Farrelly
CAST:  Matt Damon  •  Greg Kinnear  •  Eva Mendes  •  Wen Yann Shih

Torque (2004)

Biker Cary Ford is framed by an old rival and biker gang leader for the murder of another gang member who happens to be the brother of Trey, leader of the most feared biker gang in the country. Ford is now on the run trying to clear his name from the murder with ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Joseph Kahn
CAST:  Martin Henderson  •  Ice Cube  •  Monet Mazur  •  Adam Scott

Biker Cary Ford is framed by an old rival and biker gang leader for the murder of another gang member who happens to be the brother of Trey, leader of the most feared biker gang in the country. Ford is now on the run trying to clear his name from the murder with ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Joseph Kahn
CAST:  Martin Henderson  •  Ice Cube  •  Monet Mazur  •  Adam Scott

Mystery Men (1999)

When Champion City's hero Captain Amazing is kidnapped by the recently paroled supervillain Casanova Frankenstein, a trio of average, everyday superheroes -- Mr. Furious, the Shoveler and the Blue Raja -- assemble a new super team to save him.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Kinka Usher
CAST:  Hank Azaria  •  Janeane Garofalo  •  William H. Macy  •  Kel Mitchell

When Champion City's hero Captain Amazing is kidnapped by the recently paroled supervillain Casanova Frankenstein, a trio of average, everyday superheroes -- Mr. Furious, the Shoveler and the Blue Raja -- assemble a new super team to save him.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Kinka Usher
CAST:  Hank Azaria  •  Janeane Garofalo  •  William H. Macy  •  Kel Mitchell

Mr. 3000 (2004)

Aging baseball star who goes by the nickname, Mr. 3000, finds out many years after retirement that he didn't quite reach 3,000 hits. Now at age 47 he's back to try and reach that goal.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Charles Stone III
CAST:  Bernie Mac  •  Angela Bassett  •  Michael Rispoli  •  Brian J. White

Aging baseball star who goes by the nickname, Mr. 3000, finds out many years after retirement that he didn't quite reach 3,000 hits. Now at age 47 he's back to try and reach that goal.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Charles Stone III
CAST:  Bernie Mac  •  Angela Bassett  •  Michael Rispoli  •  Brian J. White

Waiting... (2005)

Employees at a Bennigan's-like restaurant (called, creatively enough, Shenanigan's), kill time before their real lives get started. But while they wait, they'll have to deal with picky customers who want their steak cooked to order and enthusiastic managers who ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Rob McKittrick
CAST:  Ryan Reynolds  •  Anna Faris  •  Justin Long  •  David Koechner

Employees at a Bennigan's-like restaurant (called, creatively enough, Shenanigan's), kill time before their real lives get started. But while they wait, they'll have to deal with picky customers who want their steak cooked to order and enthusiastic managers who ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Rob McKittrick
CAST:  Ryan Reynolds  •  Anna Faris  •  Justin Long  •  David Koechner

Simon Sez (1999)

A tattooed Interpol agent helps an old classmate find the kidnapped daughter of a computer software tycoon.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Kevin Elders
CAST:  Dennis Rodman  •  Dane Cook  •  Natalia Cigliuti  •  John Pinette

A tattooed Interpol agent helps an old classmate find the kidnapped daughter of a computer software tycoon.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Kevin Elders
CAST:  Dennis Rodman  •  Dane Cook  •  Natalia Cigliuti  •  John Pinette

Detention (2011)

As a killer named Cinderhella stalks the student body at the high school in Grizzly Lake, a group of co-eds band together to survive while they're all serving detention.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Joseph Kahn
CAST:  Josh Hutcherson  •  Dane Cook  •  Spencer Locke  •  Parker Bagley

As a killer named Cinderhella stalks the student body at the high school in Grizzly Lake, a group of co-eds band together to survive while they're all serving detention.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Joseph Kahn
CAST:  Josh Hutcherson  •  Dane Cook  •  Spencer Locke  •  Parker Bagley

Planes (2013)

Dusty is a cropdusting plane who dreams of competing in a famous aerial race. The problem? He is hopelessly afraid of heights. With the support of his mentor Skipper and a host of new friends, Dusty sets off to make his dreams come true.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Klay Hall
CAST:  Dane Cook  •  Carlos Alazraqui  •  Val Kilmer  •  Julia Louis-Dreyfus

Dusty is a cropdusting plane who dreams of competing in a famous aerial race. The problem? He is hopelessly afraid of heights. With the support of his mentor Skipper and a host of new friends, Dusty sets off to make his dreams come true.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Klay Hall
CAST:  Dane Cook  •  Carlos Alazraqui  •  Val Kilmer  •  Julia Louis-Dreyfus

Guns, Girls and Gambling (2011)

The story throws Elvis impersonators, Indians, modern cowboys, a 6-foot-tall blond assassin, a frat boy, a corrupt sheriff and a prostitute into a chase for a priceless American Indian artifact stolen during a poker game at an Indian casino  (more)

DIRECTION:  Michael Winnick
CAST:  Gary Oldman  •  Christian Slater  •  Megan Park  •  Dane Cook

The story throws Elvis impersonators, Indians, modern cowboys, a 6-foot-tall blond assassin, a frat boy, a corrupt sheriff and a prostitute into a chase for a priceless American Indian artifact stolen during a poker game at an Indian casino  (more)

DIRECTION:  Michael Winnick
CAST:  Gary Oldman  •  Christian Slater  •  Megan Park  •  Dane Cook

Answers to Nothing (2011)

Against the backdrop of a missing girl case, lost souls throughout Los Angeles search for meaning and redemption and affect each other in ways they don't always see.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Matthew Leutwyler
CAST:  Dane Cook  •  Elizabeth Mitchell  •  Julie Benz  •  Barbara Hershey

Against the backdrop of a missing girl case, lost souls throughout Los Angeles search for meaning and redemption and affect each other in ways they don't always see.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Matthew Leutwyler
CAST:  Dane Cook  •  Elizabeth Mitchell  •  Julie Benz  •  Barbara Hershey

My Best Friend's Girl (2008)

When Dustin's girlfriend, Alexis, breaks up with him, he employs his best buddy, Tank, to take her out on the worst rebound date imaginable in the hopes that it will send her running back into his arms. But when Tank begins to really fall for Alexis, he finds ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Howard Deutch
CAST:  Dane Cook  •  Kate Hudson  •  Alec Baldwin  •  Jason Biggs

When Dustin's girlfriend, Alexis, breaks up with him, he employs his best buddy, Tank, to take her out on the worst rebound date imaginable in the hopes that it will send her running back into his arms. But when Tank begins to really fall for Alexis, he finds ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Howard Deutch
CAST:  Dane Cook  •  Kate Hudson  •  Alec Baldwin  •  Jason Biggs

Dane Cook: Isolated Incident (2009)

Dane Cook: ISolated INcident is a Comedy Central special which premiered on May 17, 2009 with the CD/DVD release following on May 19. In the special, Cook performs for a crowd of 400 people at the Laugh Factory. The entire special was shot in one take with no edits ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Marty Callner
CAST:  Dane Cook

Dane Cook: ISolated INcident is a Comedy Central special which premiered on May 17, 2009 with the CD/DVD release following on May 19. In the special, Cook performs for a crowd of 400 people at the Laugh Factory. The entire special was shot in one take with no edits ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Marty Callner
CAST:  Dane Cook

Comedy Central Roast of Denis Leary (2003)

Caustic comic Denis Leary gets a taste of his own medicine when Comedy Central hosts a celebrity roast in his honor, emceed by Jeff Garlin. Dishing out the insults are Christopher Walken, Conan O'Brien, Jon Stewart, Michael J. Fox and more.  (more)

DIRECTION:  John Fortenberry
CAST:  Denis Leary  •  Jeff Garlin  •  Jim Breuer  •  Mario Cantone

Caustic comic Denis Leary gets a taste of his own medicine when Comedy Central hosts a celebrity roast in his honor, emceed by Jeff Garlin. Dishing out the insults are Christopher Walken, Conan O'Brien, Jon Stewart, Michael J. Fox and more.  (more)

DIRECTION:  John Fortenberry
CAST:  Denis Leary  •  Jeff Garlin  •  Jim Breuer  •  Mario Cantone
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