Shawn Levy

Shawn Adam Levy (born July 23, 1968) is a Canadian-American director, producer and actor who directed the comedy films Big Fat Liar, Just Married, Cheaper by the Dozen, The Pink Panther, Night at the Museum, and Date Night. He has also directed many television shows, including Cousin Skeeter, The Famous Jett Jackson and Pepper Dennis. Description above from the Wikipedia article Shawn Levy, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.

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The Internship (2013)

EnjoyableFunnyGoofyLighthearted

Two recently laid-off men in their 40s try to make it as interns at a successful Internet company where their managers are in their 20s.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Shawn Levy
CAST:  Owen Wilson  •  Vince Vaughn  •  Tiya Sircar  •  Rose Byrne

Two recently laid-off men in their 40s try to make it as interns at a successful Internet company where their managers are in their 20s.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Shawn Levy
CAST:  Owen Wilson  •  Vince Vaughn  •  Tiya Sircar  •  Rose Byrne

Big Fat Liar (2002)

After one of his class papers is stolen and turned into a movie, a young student and his best friend exact a hilarious, slapstick revenge on the Hollywood hot shot who has taken credit!  (more)

DIRECTION:  Shawn Levy
CAST:  Frankie Muniz  •  Paul Giamatti  •  Amanda Bynes  •  Amanda Detmer

After one of his class papers is stolen and turned into a movie, a young student and his best friend exact a hilarious, slapstick revenge on the Hollywood hot shot who has taken credit!  (more)

DIRECTION:  Shawn Levy
CAST:  Frankie Muniz  •  Paul Giamatti  •  Amanda Bynes  •  Amanda Detmer

Cheaper by the Dozen (2003)

The Baker brood moves to Chicago after patriarch Tom gets a job coaching football at Northwestern University, forcing his writer wife, Mary, and the couple's 12 children to make a major adjustment. The transition works well until work demands pull the parents away ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Shawn Levy
CAST:  Steve Martin  •  Bonnie Hunt  •  Piper Perabo  •  Tom Welling

The Baker brood moves to Chicago after patriarch Tom gets a job coaching football at Northwestern University, forcing his writer wife, Mary, and the couple's 12 children to make a major adjustment. The transition works well until work demands pull the parents away ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Shawn Levy
CAST:  Steve Martin  •  Bonnie Hunt  •  Piper Perabo  •  Tom Welling

Cheaper by the Dozen 2 (2005)

Steve Martin and Bonnie Hunt return as heads of the Baker family who, while on vacation, find themselves in competition with a rival family of eight children, headed by Eugene Levy,  (more)

DIRECTION:  Adam Shankman
CAST:  Steve Martin  •  Eugene Levy  •  Bonnie Hunt  •  Tom Welling

Steve Martin and Bonnie Hunt return as heads of the Baker family who, while on vacation, find themselves in competition with a rival family of eight children, headed by Eugene Levy,  (more)

DIRECTION:  Adam Shankman
CAST:  Steve Martin  •  Eugene Levy  •  Bonnie Hunt  •  Tom Welling

Jett Jackson: The Movie (2001)

Jett Jackson, who is the star of Silverstone, is considering quitting Silverstone when it is given a three year extension. During the filming of the last episode, Jett is accidently sucked into Silverstone's world when a prop malfunctions. Silverstone is zapped ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Shawn Levy
CAST:  Lee Thompson Young  •  Lindy Booth  •  Nigel Shawn Williams  •  Ryan Sommers Baum

Jett Jackson, who is the star of Silverstone, is considering quitting Silverstone when it is given a three year extension. During the filming of the last episode, Jett is accidently sucked into Silverstone's world when a prop malfunctions. Silverstone is zapped ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Shawn Levy
CAST:  Lee Thompson Young  •  Lindy Booth  •  Nigel Shawn Williams  •  Ryan Sommers Baum

Just Married (2003)

Tom Leezak and Sarah McNerney fall in love and plan to get married, despite opposition from Sarah's uptight, rich family. When they do get married, and get a chance to prove Sarah's family wrong, they go on a European honeymoon and run into disaster after disaster. ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Shawn Levy
CAST:  Ashton Kutcher  •  Brittany Murphy  •  Christian Kane  •  David Moscow

Tom Leezak and Sarah McNerney fall in love and plan to get married, despite opposition from Sarah's uptight, rich family. When they do get married, and get a chance to prove Sarah's family wrong, they go on a European honeymoon and run into disaster after disaster. ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Shawn Levy
CAST:  Ashton Kutcher  •  Brittany Murphy  •  Christian Kane  •  David Moscow

Made in America (1993)

CharmingFunnyEnjoyableUplifting

A young black woman discovers that her father was a sperm donor, and if that wasn't bad enough, he's white.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Richard Benjamin
CAST:  Whoopi Goldberg  •  Ted Danson  •  Nia Long  •  Will Smith

A young black woman discovers that her father was a sperm donor, and if that wasn't bad enough, he's white.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Richard Benjamin
CAST:  Whoopi Goldberg  •  Ted Danson  •  Nia Long  •  Will Smith

Night at the Museum (2006)

Chaos reigns at the natural history museum when night watchman Larry Daley accidentally stirs up an ancient curse, awakening Attila the Hun, an army of gladiators, a Tyrannosaurus rex and other exhibits.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Shawn Levy
CAST:  Ben Stiller  •  Jake Cherry  •  Carla Gugino  •  Robin Williams

Chaos reigns at the natural history museum when night watchman Larry Daley accidentally stirs up an ancient curse, awakening Attila the Hun, an army of gladiators, a Tyrannosaurus rex and other exhibits.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Shawn Levy
CAST:  Ben Stiller  •  Jake Cherry  •  Carla Gugino  •  Robin Williams

The Pink Panther (2006)

When the coach of the France soccer team is killed by a poisoned dart in the stadium in the end of a game, and his expensive and huge ring with the diamond Pink Panther disappears, the ambitious Chief Inspector Dreyfus assigns the worst police inspector Jacques ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Shawn Levy
CAST:  Steve Martin  •  Kevin Kline  •  Beyoncé  •  Jean Reno

When the coach of the France soccer team is killed by a poisoned dart in the stadium in the end of a game, and his expensive and huge ring with the diamond Pink Panther disappears, the ambitious Chief Inspector Dreyfus assigns the worst police inspector Jacques ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Shawn Levy
CAST:  Steve Martin  •  Kevin Kline  •  Beyoncé  •  Jean Reno

Brotherhood of the Gun (1991)

After the Civil War, reb sharpshooter Zack Hollister joins Weir's outlaw gang. After a sucessful train robbery, he and his brother end up in a gunfight with Weir and his men. He escapes with a wound in his right arm but his brother is killed. Recuperating he has to ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Vern Gillum
CAST:  Brian Bloom  •  Jamie Rose  •  Jorge Cervera Jr.  •  David Carradine

After the Civil War, reb sharpshooter Zack Hollister joins Weir's outlaw gang. After a sucessful train robbery, he and his brother end up in a gunfight with Weir and his men. He escapes with a wound in his right arm but his brother is killed. Recuperating he has to ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Vern Gillum
CAST:  Brian Bloom  •  Jamie Rose  •  Jorge Cervera Jr.  •  David Carradine

This Is Where I Leave You (2014)

Funny

When their father passes away, four grown, world-weary siblings return to their childhood home and are requested -- with an admonition -- to stay there together for a week, along with their free-speaking mother and a collection of spouses, exes and might-have-beens ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Shawn Levy
CAST:  Jason Bateman  •  Rose Byrne  •  Tina Fey  •  Jane Fonda

When their father passes away, four grown, world-weary siblings return to their childhood home and are requested -- with an admonition -- to stay there together for a week, along with their free-speaking mother and a collection of spouses, exes and might-have-beens ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Shawn Levy
CAST:  Jason Bateman  •  Rose Byrne  •  Tina Fey  •  Jane Fonda

Just in Time (1997)

After his wife’s death, Michael loses track of what’s important. That’s why it’s strictly business between Michael and Faith, the attractive nanny he’s hired to take care of his troubled 7-year-old daughter, Lily. When Faith helps Lily deal with her mother’s death, ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Shawn Levy
CAST:  Mark Moses  •  Rebecca Chambers  •  Brittany Alyse Smith  •  Jane Sibbett

After his wife’s death, Michael loses track of what’s important. That’s why it’s strictly business between Michael and Faith, the attractive nanny he’s hired to take care of his troubled 7-year-old daughter, Lily. When Faith helps Lily deal with her mother’s death, ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Shawn Levy
CAST:  Mark Moses  •  Rebecca Chambers  •  Brittany Alyse Smith  •  Jane Sibbett

Real Steel (2011)

Action-packedEnjoyableFunFuturistic

Charlie Kenton is a washed-up fighter who retired from the ring when robots took over the sport. After his robot is trashed, he reluctantly teams up with his estranged son to rebuild and train an unlikely contender.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Shawn Levy
CAST:  Hugh Jackman  •  Dakota Goyo  •  Evangeline Lilly  •  Anthony Mackie

Charlie Kenton is a washed-up fighter who retired from the ring when robots took over the sport. After his robot is trashed, he reluctantly teams up with his estranged son to rebuild and train an unlikely contender.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Shawn Levy
CAST:  Hugh Jackman  •  Dakota Goyo  •  Evangeline Lilly  •  Anthony Mackie

Miles to Go… (1986)

After discovering that her cancer has returned, Moira Browning launches a quiet campaign to find a potential replacement for herself in her family's life.  (more)

DIRECTION:  David Greene
CAST:  Jill Clayburgh  •  Mimi Kuzyk  •  Rosemary Dunsmore  •  Tom Skerritt

After discovering that her cancer has returned, Moira Browning launches a quiet campaign to find a potential replacement for herself in her family's life.  (more)

DIRECTION:  David Greene
CAST:  Jill Clayburgh  •  Mimi Kuzyk  •  Rosemary Dunsmore  •  Tom Skerritt

Night at the Museum: Secret of the Tomb (2014)

When the magic powers of The Tablet of Ahkmenrah begin to die out, Larry Daley spans the globe, uniting favorite and new characters while embarking on an epic quest to save the magic before it is gone forever.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Shawn Levy
CAST:  Ben Stiller  •  Rami Malek  •  Ricky Gervais  •  Dan Stevens

When the magic powers of The Tablet of Ahkmenrah begin to die out, Larry Daley spans the globe, uniting favorite and new characters while embarking on an epic quest to save the magic before it is gone forever.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Shawn Levy
CAST:  Ben Stiller  •  Rami Malek  •  Ricky Gervais  •  Dan Stevens

Liberace: Behind the Music (1988)

A gifted classical pianist, fueled by poverty, Wladiziu Valentino Liberace was already playing with the Chicago Symphony Orchestra at the age of 17. Through a variety of his highs and lows, chaptered in TV-style format, Liberace's life from his early years through ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  David Greene
CAST:  Victor Garber  •  Maureen Stapleton  •  Saul Rubinek  •  Paul Hipp

A gifted classical pianist, fueled by poverty, Wladiziu Valentino Liberace was already playing with the Chicago Symphony Orchestra at the age of 17. Through a variety of his highs and lows, chaptered in TV-style format, Liberace's life from his early years through ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  David Greene
CAST:  Victor Garber  •  Maureen Stapleton  •  Saul Rubinek  •  Paul Hipp

Night at the Museum: Battle of the Smithsonian (2009)

Hapless museum night watchman Larry Daley must help his living, breathing exhibit friends out of a pickle now that they've been transferred to the archives at the Smithsonian Institution. Larry's (mis)adventures this time include close encounters with Amelia ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Shawn Levy
CAST:  Ben Stiller  •  Amy Adams  •  Owen Wilson  •  Hank Azaria

Hapless museum night watchman Larry Daley must help his living, breathing exhibit friends out of a pickle now that they've been transferred to the archives at the Smithsonian Institution. Larry's (mis)adventures this time include close encounters with Amelia ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Shawn Levy
CAST:  Ben Stiller  •  Amy Adams  •  Owen Wilson  •  Hank Azaria

The Kiss (1988)

After the death of her mother, a teenage girl is faced with bizarre supernatural occurrences when her mother's estranged sister arrives and begins to infiltrate her and her father's lives.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Pen Densham
CAST:  Meredith Salenger  •  Joanna Pacula  •  Mimi Kuzyk  •  Nicholas Kilbertus

After the death of her mother, a teenage girl is faced with bizarre supernatural occurrences when her mother's estranged sister arrives and begins to infiltrate her and her father's lives.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Pen Densham
CAST:  Meredith Salenger  •  Joanna Pacula  •  Mimi Kuzyk  •  Nicholas Kilbertus

Date Night (2010)

FunnyCharmingCleverAdventurous

Phil and Claire Foster fear that their mild-mannered relationship may be falling into a stale rut. During their weekly date night, their dinner reservation leads to their being mistaken for a couple of thieves—and now a number of unsavoury characters want Phil and ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Shawn Levy
CAST:  Steve Carell  •  Tina Fey  •  Mark Wahlberg  •  Taraji P. Henson

Phil and Claire Foster fear that their mild-mannered relationship may be falling into a stale rut. During their weekly date night, their dinner reservation leads to their being mistaken for a couple of thieves—and now a number of unsavoury characters want Phil and ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Shawn Levy
CAST:  Steve Carell  •  Tina Fey  •  Mark Wahlberg  •  Taraji P. Henson

Zombie Nightmare (1987)

Tony Washington is killed by a gang of rampant trendy teenagers. Molly Mokembe is a voodoo lady who brings him back from the dead to seek revenge on his killers so he can rest in peace.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Jack Bravman
CAST:  Adam West  •  Jon Mikl Thor  •  Tia Carrere  •  Manuska Rigaud

Tony Washington is killed by a gang of rampant trendy teenagers. Molly Mokembe is a voodoo lady who brings him back from the dead to seek revenge on his killers so he can rest in peace.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Jack Bravman
CAST:  Adam West  •  Jon Mikl Thor  •  Tia Carrere  •  Manuska Rigaud
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