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Chris Weitz

  • Nov 30, 1969 (age 49)
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2019
The Farewell
MovieJan 25, 2019

The Farewell

A headstrong Chinese-American woman returns to China …
A headstrong Chinese-American woman returns to China when her beloved grandmother is diagnosed with terminal cancer. Billi struggles with her family's decision to keep grandma in the dark about her own illness as they all stage an impromptu wedding to see grandma one last time.
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2018
Operation Finale
MovieAug 29, 2018

Operation Finale

Director Chris Weitz's historical thriller is based on the story …
Director Chris Weitz's historical thriller is based on the story of how a group of Israeli secret agents arrested notorious SS officer Adolf Eichmann - the man who masterminded the "Final Solution" - in Argentina. Oscar Isaac plays the legendary Mossad agent Peter Malkin, while Ben Kingsley plays his emotionally manipulative arch-nemesis. After tracking Eichmann down to Buenos Aires, Malkin and his men captured him and brought him to Israel for a historic 8-month trial.
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2017
A Happening of Monumental Proportions
MovieMay 5, 2017

A Happening of Monumental Proportions

A Happening of Monumental …
A Happening of Monumental Proportions is a 2017 American comedy-drama film directed by Judy Greer and starring Allison Janney and Common. Produced by Chris and Paul Weitz, the film is Greer's directorial debut. It was released on September 21, 2018 by Great Point Media.
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Columbus
MovieJan 22, 2017

Columbus

A Korean-born man finds himself stuck in Columbus, Indiana, …
A Korean-born man finds himself stuck in Columbus, Indiana, where his architect father is in a coma. The man meets a young woman who wants to stay in Columbus with her mother, a recovering addict, instead of pursuing her own dreams.
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2016
Good Kids
MovieJul 14, 2016

Good Kids

Good Kids is a 2016 American comedy film written and …
Good Kids is a 2016 American comedy film written and directed by Chris McCoy, and starring Nicholas Braun, Zoey Deutch, Israel Broussard, Mateo Arias, Dayo Okeniyi, Julia Garner and Ashley Judd. It was released in a limited release and through video on demand on October 21, 2016.
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2015
Cinderella
MovieFeb 13, 2015

Cinderella

A girl named Ella (Cinderella) has the purest heart living in a …
A girl named Ella (Cinderella) has the purest heart living in a cruel world filled with evil stepsisters and an evil stepmother out to ruin Ella's life. Ella becomes one with her pure heart when she meets the Prince and dances her way to a better life with glass shoes, and a little help from her fairy godmother, of course.
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2014
Made in Hollywood
TV ShowOct 11, 2014

Made in Hollywood

"MADE IN HOLLYWOOD", is an inventive behind-the-screen …
"MADE IN HOLLYWOOD", is an inventive behind-the-screen entertainment news, headline; magazine-styled series, featuring exclusive celebrity interviews with Hollywood's premiere talent. There...
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Made in Hollywood: Teen Edition
TV ShowSep 20, 2014

Made in Hollywood: Teen Edition

Shows exclusive information …
Shows exclusive information on how teens can be in the motion picture industry.
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2011
A Better Life
MovieJun 24, 2011

A Better Life

Carlos Galindo is a decent man, a Mexican single parent …
Carlos Galindo is a decent man, a Mexican single parent working as a gardener in California to raise Luis, his fourteen-year-old son, whom Carlos is frightened will drift into local gang culture. Carlos buys a truck for his work with money loaned by his sister but a shifty new employee steals it from him and, though Carlos and Luis track the thief down, he has sold the truck. Father and son bond as they reclaim the vehicle from the pound but Carlos attracts police attention, making his future in America uncertain when it is discovered that he is an illegal immigrant.
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2010
Best First Feature
Nomination2010

Best First Feature

Nominated for "A Single Man".
Independent Spirit Award
2009
The Twilight Saga: New Moon
MovieNov 16, 2009

The Twilight Saga: New Moon

After just surviving a vampire …
After just surviving a vampire attack evolving venom being ejected into her blood, Bella Swan decides to celebrate her birthday with her vampire love, Edward Cullen, and his family. Unfortunately, an accident results in Bella's blood being shed and a member of Cullen coven losing control and nearly killing Bella, means that the Cullen's must leave forks to save Bella and Edwards relationship. Finding that reckless activities allow her to hear Edwards voice, Bella asks for Jacobs help to quieten her longing for Edward, making her come closer to Jake than she really should. Only afterwards does she realize, thanks to Alice, that Edward is going to the Voltori, asking to die!
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A Single Man
MovieSep 11, 2009

A Single Man

A Single Man is a 2009 American drama film based on the …
A Single Man is a 2009 American drama film based on the novel of the same name by Christopher Isherwood. It is directed by Tom Ford in his directorial debut and stars Colin Firth, who was nominated for an Academy Award for Best Actor for his portrayal of George Falconer, a depressed gay British university professor living in Southern California in 1962.
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2008
Nick & Norah's Infinite Playlist
MovieSep 6, 2008

Nick & Norah's Infinite Playlist

High school student Nick …
High school student Nick O'Leary, member of the Queercore band The Jerk Offs, meets college-bound Norah Silverberg when she asks him to be her boyfriend for five minutes.
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Best Dramatic Presentation, Long Form
Nomination2008

Best Dramatic Presentation, Long Form

Nominated for "The Golden Compass".
Hugo Award
2007
The Golden Compass
MovieNov 27, 2007

The Golden Compass

In a parallel universe, young Lyra Belacqua journeys to the far …
In a parallel universe, young Lyra Belacqua journeys to the far North to save her best friend and other kidnapped children from terrible experiments by a mysterious organization.
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Sebastian Weitz
Child2007

Sebastian Weitz

Sebastian Weitz born.
2006
American Dreamz
MovieMar 4, 2006

American Dreamz

Martin Tweed is the host of a talent show called American …
Martin Tweed is the host of a talent show called American Dreamz, and whilst he despises each new season, it's a hit with the ratings. Tweed decides it's time for a new and interesting batch of contestants, and sends out his team to find the weirdest bunch possible. Whilst all this is happening, the President of the United States is becoming more and more depressed, and relies on his Chief of Staff to talk him through everything, even into appearing as a judge on the TV show. Perfect news for the terrorists who use the talent contest as a way to reach the President.
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Bickford Shmeckler's Cool Ideas
MovieMar 1, 2006

Bickford Shmeckler's Cool Ideas

Bickford Shmeckler's Cool Ideas released.
Mercedes Martinez
Marriage2006

Mercedes Martinez

Mercedes Martinez is known for her work on Awake (2007), The …
Mercedes Martinez is known for her work on Awake (2007), The Golden Compass (2007) and Into the Void (2000). She has been married to Chris Weitz since 2006. They have one child.
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2005
Mr. & Mrs. Smith
MovieJun 7, 2005

Mr. & Mrs. Smith

John and Jane Smith are a normal married couple, living a …
John and Jane Smith are a normal married couple, living a normal life in a normal suburb, working normal jobs...well, if you can call secretly being assassins "normal". But neither Jane nor John knows about their spouse's secret, until they are surprised to find each other as targets! But on their quest to kill each other, they learn a lot more about each other than they ever did in five (or six) years of marriage.
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2004
In Good Company
MovieDec 6, 2004

In Good Company

Dan Foreman is headed for a shakeup. He is demoted …
Dan Foreman is headed for a shakeup. He is demoted from head of ad sales for a major magazine when the company he works for is acquired in a corporate takeover. His new boss, Carter Duryea, is half his age--a business school prodigy who preaches corporate synergy. While Dan develops clients through handshake deals and relationships, Carter cross-promotes the magazine with the cell phone division and Krispity Krunch, an indeterminate snack food under the same corporate umbrella. Both men are going through turmoil at home. Dan has two daughters, Alex, age 18, and Jana, age 16, and is shocked when his wife tells him she's pregnant with a new child. Carter, in the meanwhile, is dumped by his wife of seven months just as he gets his promotion. Dan and Carter's uneasy friendship is thrown into jeopardy when Carter falls for, and begins an affair with, Dan's daughter Alex.
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See This Movie
MovieMar 3, 2004

See This Movie

Fresh out of film school, two friends decide they want to make …
Fresh out of film school, two friends decide they want to make waves at a film festival. When these two enter the Montreal World Film Festival with major motion picture that does not exist, their entire careers may be at stake.
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2003
Shootout
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TV ShowOct 12, 2003

Shootout

Shootout, also known as Sunday Morning Shootout, was a talk …
Shootout, also known as Sunday Morning Shootout, was a talk and interview program produced by the cable television network AMC. The episodes first aired on AMC on Sunday mornings, before being rerun and syndicated to other networks (under the title Hollywood Shootout).
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American Wedding
MovieJul 24, 2003

American Wedding

American Wedding (known as American Pie 3: The …
American Wedding (known as American Pie 3: The Wedding or American Pie: The Wedding, in some countries) is a 2003 American sex comedy film and a sequel to American Pie and American Pie 2. It is the third (originally intended final) installment in the American Pie theatrical series. It was written by Adam Herz and directed by Jesse Dylan. Another sequel, American Reunion, was released nine years later. This also stands as the last film in the series to be written by Herz, who conceptualized the franchise.
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Best Adapted Screenplay
Nomination2003

Best Adapted Screenplay

Nominated for "About a Boy".
Writers Guild of America Award
Best Adapted Screenplay
Nomination2003

Best Adapted Screenplay

Nominated for "About a Boy".
BAFTA Award
2002
About a Boy
MovieApr 26, 2002

About a Boy

A comedy-drama: Will, a rich, child-free and irresponsible …
A comedy-drama: Will, a rich, child-free and irresponsible Londoner in his thirties who, in search of available women, invents an imaginary son and starts attending single parent meetings. As a result of one of his liaisons, he meets Marcus, an odd 12-year-old boy with problems at school. Gradually, Will and Marcus become friends, and as Will teaches Marcus how to be a cool kid, Marcus helps Will to finally grow up.
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Boogie
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TV ShowJan 8, 2002

Boogie

Boogie is a 2002 Danish music show featuring recent music …
Boogie is a 2002 Danish music show featuring recent music videos, studio guests, a viewers' chart, competitions and SMS-based interactivity.
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Best Adapted Screenplay
Nomination2002

Best Adapted Screenplay

Nominated for "About a Boy".
BAFTA Award
Best Adapted Screenplay
Nomination2002

Best Adapted Screenplay

Nominated for "About a Boy".
Academy Award
Best Motion Picture – Musical or Comedy
Nomination2002

Best Motion Picture – Musical or Comedy

Nominated for "About a Boy".
Golden Globe Award
2001
Off Centre
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TV ShowOct 14, 2001

Off Centre

Off Centre was an American sitcom that aired on The WB …
Off Centre was an American sitcom that aired on The WB network from October 14, 2001 to October 31, 2002. Created by Chris Weitz, Paul Weitz, and Danny Zuker, the series was heavily promoted as "from the guys who brought you American Pie".
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Down to Earth
MovieFeb 12, 2001

Down to Earth

Down to Earth is a 2001 American fantasy-comedy film directed …
Down to Earth is a 2001 American fantasy-comedy film directed by Chris and Paul Weitz and written by Chris Rock, Lance Crouther, Ali LeRoi and Louis C.K. It is the third film based on Harry Segall's stageplay Heaven Can Wait, preceded by Here Comes Mr. Jordan (1941) and Heaven Can Wait (1978). The film stars Chris Rock as Lance Barton, a comedian who is killed before his time on Earth is through. He is given another chance to continue his life, but in the body of a rich middle-aged white man.
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2000
Nutty Professor II: The Klumps
MovieJul 24, 2000

Nutty Professor II: The Klumps

Professor Sherman Klump is …
Professor Sherman Klump is getting married. And the Klump family could not be more delighted for him. But Buddy Love, his Mr. Hyde alter-ego from the first film, is back and trying to make it on his own. Buddy keeps resurfacing in untimely outbursts, and threatening the portly professor's marriage plans to colleague Denise Gaines. Utilizing Denise's cutting-edge DNA research, Sherman decides to rid himself of his monstrous nemesis -and his disruptive outbursts-once and for all by extracting Buddy's DNA from his system. But Buddy bursts full-bodied into Sherman's world and lays claim to the professor's astounding invention - a revolutionary youth serum. Desperate to keep it from Buddy, Sherman hides the serum in the Klump family home, thinking it will be safe. Buddy correctly divines where Sherman has placed the serum, but to get it, he has to deal with the entire Klump family first.
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The Broken Hearts Club: A Romantic Comedy
MovieJan 29, 2000

The Broken Hearts Club: A Romantic Co…

In the palm-shaded oasis of …
In the palm-shaded oasis of West Hollywood, we meet Dennis, a promising photographer. As he prepares to celebrate his twenty-eighth birthday, he laments, ' I can't decide if my friends are the best or worst thing that ever happened to me.' The gang includes Benji, the punkish innocent with a penchant for gym bodies; Howie, the psychology grad student who thinks too much and lives too little; Cole, the charismatic actor who accidentally keeps stealing everybody's guy; Patrick, the cynical quipster, and Taylor, resident drama queen, who, until recently, prided himself on his long-term relationship. Providing sage advice and steady work is Jack, the beloved patriarch whose restaurant is a haven for them all. When tragedy strikes the group, the friendships are put to the test.
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Chuck & Buck
MovieJan 21, 2000

Chuck & Buck

Chuck and Buck were best friends when they were young. …
Chuck and Buck were best friends when they were young. Chuck grew up, and Buck didn't. When his mother dies, Buck invites Chuck (who mostly goes by Charlie now) to the funeral. He wants to be Chuck's best friend again, but Charlie is busy working and preparing for his wedding. Buck moves to Los Angeles and tries to revive the old friendship. He also writes a play, and hires Beverly to direct it. Charlie and his fiancée Carlyn stop returning Buck's calls, but he persists.
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1999
American Pie
MovieJul 7, 1999

American Pie

American Pie is a 1999 American teen sex comedy film written …
American Pie is a 1999 American teen sex comedy film written by Adam Herz and directed by brothers Paul and Chris Weitz, in their directorial film debut. It is the first film in the American Pie theatrical series. The film was a box-office hit and spawned three direct sequels: American Pie 2 (2001), American Wedding (2003), and American Reunion (2012). The film concentrates on five best friends (Jim, Kevin, Oz, Finch, and Stifler) who attend East Great Falls High. With the exception of Stifler (who has already lost his virginity), the guys make a pact to lose their virginity before their high school graduation. The title is borrowed from the song of the same name and refers to a scene in the film, in which the protagonist is caught masturbating with a pie after being told that third base feels like "warm apple pie". Writer Adam Herz has stated that the title also refers to the quest of losing one's virginity in high school, which is as "American as apple pie."
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1998
Antz
MovieSep 19, 1998

Antz

Z-4195, a worker ant, tries to break from his totalitarian hive …
Z-4195, a worker ant, tries to break from his totalitarian hive society and get the attention of Princess Bala. He trades positions with his friend Weaver, a soldier ant, to see the princess during a parade. Unfortunately war breaks out during the parade, Z becomes a hero during the battles, and begins to spread the idea of individualism throughout the hive.
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1973
Fantástico
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TV ShowAug 5, 1973

Fantástico

Fantástico (originally known as Fantástico: O Show da Vida, …
Fantástico (originally known as Fantástico: O Show da Vida, Portuguese for Fantastic —The Show of Life) is a Brazilian weekly television newsmagazine broadcast on Sunday nights on Rede Globo since August 5, 1973, created by José Bonifácio de Oliveira Sobrinho.
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1969
Chris Weitz
BirthNovember 1969

Chris Weitz

Chris Weitz was born.
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