Happy Madison Productions

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Happy Madison Productions
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This production company is anything but "terrific", as what Stanley, Adam's late father said in the logo.
Type: Film and Television Production Company
Founded: December 10, 1999; 20 years ago
Defunct: N/A
Founder: Adam Sandler
Headquarters: 10202 West Washington Boulevard, Culver City, California, U.S.
Key people: Adam Sandler (founder & CEO)
Allen Covert
Jack Giarraputo (President)
Tim Herlihy
Heather Parry
Scott Sandler
Barry Bernardi
Steve Koren
Mark O'Keefe
Seth Gordon
Timothy Dowling
Parent: Happy Madison, Inc.
Website: https://www.facebook.com/Sandler

Happy Madison Productions is an American film and television production company founded in 1996 by Adam Sandler and is best known for its comedy films. Happy Madison takes its name from the films Happy Gilmore and Billy Madison, two box office successes starring Sandler himself, both produced by Robert Simonds.

Notable Work

  1. Deuce Bigalow: Male Gigolo (1999)
  2. Little Nicky (2000)
  3. Joe Dirt (2001)
  4. The Animal (2001)
  5. Mr. Deeds (2002)
  6. The Master of Disguise (2002)
  7. Eight Crazy Nights (2002)
  8. The Hot Chick (2002)
  9. Anger Management (2003)
  10. Dickie Roberts: Former Child Star (2003)
  11. 50 First Dates (2004)
  12. The Longest Yard (2005)
  13. Deuce Bigalow: European Gigolo (2005)
  14. Grandma's Boy (2006)
  15. The Benchwarmers (2006)
  16. Click (2006)
  17. Reign Over Me (2007)
  18. I Now Pronounce You Chuck and Larry (2007)
  19. Strange Wilderness (2008)
  20. You Don't Mess with the ZohanGMW (2008)
  21. The House Bunny (2008)
  22. Bedtime Stories (2008)
  23. Paul Blart: Mall Cop (2009)
  24. Funny People (2009)
  25. The Shortcut (2009)
  26. Grown Ups (2010)
  27. Just Go With It (2011)
  28. Zookeeper (2011)
  29. Bucky Larson: Born To Be A Star (2011)
  30. Jack and Jill (2011)
  31. That's My Boy (2012)
  32. Here Comes The Boom (2012)
  33. Grown Ups 2 (2013)
  34. Blended (2014)
  35. Paul Blart: Mall Cop 2 (2015)
  36. Joe Dirt 2: Beautiful Loser (2015)
  37. Pixels (2015)
  38. The Ridiculous 6 (2015)
  39. The Do-Over (2016)
  40. Sandy Wexler (2017)
  41. The Week Of (2018)
  42. Father of the Year (2018)
  43. 100% Fresh (2018)
  44. Murder Mystery (2019)
  45. The Wrong Missy (2020)
  46. Hubie Halloween (2020)

Why Their Films Suck

  1. Some of the films they produced are considered some of the worst films of all-time, like Jack and Jill, That's My Boy, The Master Of Disguise, Paul Blart: Mall Cop 2, Joe Dirt, Little Nicky and Eight Crazy Nights.
  2. Poor acting.
  3. The plots of their films are written as either nonsensical, unfunny, frustrating, unoriginal, juvenile, mean-spirited, weak, stupid, boring, horrid, or either just plain disgusting and vile.
  4. Crappy dialogue.
  5. Unfunny and weak humor.
  6. Adam Sandler, despite having some great talents he could use for movies like his acting and singing, is incredibly lazy when it comes to being a director and writer, and always wastes his talents just for the sake of huge money making at the box office. He shows he is just in the movie industry because money.
  7. Their films have shameless amounts of product placement.
  8. Their films rely too heavily on celebrity cameos.
  9. For some reason, all of their films have to have at least one bully or bully-like character; not necessarily school kids, but usually adults, whom are corrupt douchebags, rather than typical schoolyard bullies.

Redeeming Qualities

  1. Films they made, like Anger Management, the first Paul Blart: Mall Cop movie, and Here Comes The Boom have become cult films.
  2. The company produces some really good TV shows like Rules of Engagement, The Gong Show with Dave Attell, Nick Swardson's Pretend Time, Breaking In and The Goldbergs.



Nitesh Surya Vanapalli

4 months ago
Score 2
This production company is anything but "happy".


one month ago
Score 0
"Oh Boy"

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