Peter Farrelly

Peter John Farrelly (born December 17, 1956) is an American film director, screenwriter, producer, and novelist, known for his work in the comedy genre with his younger brother Bobby, writing and directing films such as "Dumb and Dumber" (1994), "There's Something About Mary" (1998), and "Me, Myself & Irene" (2000). After a twenty-year run of collaborations that culminated in the sequel "Dumb and Dumber To" (2014), the Farrelly brothers embarked on solo careers. Peter made his solo directorial debut with the period drama "Green Book" (2018), which went on to win Best Picture at the Academy Awards in 2019.

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Time Warp Vol. 1: Midnight Madness (2020)

From "The Rocky Horror Picture Show" to "The Big Lebowski" and everything in between, this fascinating deep-dive documentary begins its celebration of the greatest cult movies of all-time discussing the birth of the midnight movie.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Danny Wolf
CAST:  Jeff Bridges  •  Gary Busey  •  Peter Bogdanovich  •  Illeana Douglas

From "The Rocky Horror Picture Show" to "The Big Lebowski" and everything in between, this fascinating deep-dive documentary begins its celebration of the greatest cult movies of all-time discussing the birth of the midnight movie.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Danny Wolf
CAST:  Jeff Bridges  •  Gary Busey  •  Peter Bogdanovich  •  Illeana Douglas

Making It Stick: The Makeup Effects of Stuck on You (2004)

We find notes from the Farrellys, Damon, Kinnear, Thomas, Wessler and special make-up designer Tony Gardner. The latter participant dominates the show as he lets us know about the design of the conjoined rig, the various challenges and its execution. We also learn ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Laurent Bouzereau
CAST:  Greg Kinnear  •  Matt Damon  •  Bradley Thomas  •  Tony Gardner

We find notes from the Farrellys, Damon, Kinnear, Thomas, Wessler and special make-up designer Tony Gardner. The latter participant dominates the show as he lets us know about the design of the conjoined rig, the various challenges and its execution. We also learn ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Laurent Bouzereau
CAST:  Greg Kinnear  •  Matt Damon  •  Bradley Thomas  •  Tony Gardner

Stuck Together: Bringing Stuck on You to the Screen (2004)

Comments from the Farrellys, Thomas, Wessler, Damon, Kinnear, and actors Ray “Rocket” Valliere, Wen Yan Shih, Lawyer Milloy and Tom Brady. They chat about the origins of the film and its slow path to the screen, casting, the story and character development, ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Laurent Bouzereau
CAST:  Peter Farrelly  •  Charles B. Wessler  •  Bradley Thomas  •  Bobby Farrelly

Comments from the Farrellys, Thomas, Wessler, Damon, Kinnear, and actors Ray “Rocket” Valliere, Wen Yan Shih, Lawyer Milloy and Tom Brady. They chat about the origins of the film and its slow path to the screen, casting, the story and character development, ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Laurent Bouzereau
CAST:  Peter Farrelly  •  Charles B. Wessler  •  Bradley Thomas  •  Bobby Farrelly

Making a Scene: Fever Pitch (2005)

Behind the scenes talks about what it was like to make a fictional film about an event as it was really happening.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Jonas Stolpe
CAST:  Peter Farrelly  •  Nancy Juvonen  •  Drew Barrymore  •  Bobby Farrelly

Behind the scenes talks about what it was like to make a fictional film about an event as it was really happening.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Jonas Stolpe
CAST:  Peter Farrelly  •  Nancy Juvonen  •  Drew Barrymore  •  Bobby Farrelly

The Farrelly Bros.: In the French Tradition (2007)

A making-of, focusing on the script and direction by the Farrellys. The material here is culled from on-set interviews with Farrellys and the main cast, plus a pretty good amount of behind-the-scenes footage.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Laurent Bouzereau
CAST:  Malin Åkerman  •  Bobby Farrelly  •  Peter Farrelly  •  Michelle Monaghan

A making-of, focusing on the script and direction by the Farrellys. The material here is culled from on-set interviews with Farrellys and the main cast, plus a pretty good amount of behind-the-scenes footage.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Laurent Bouzereau
CAST:  Malin Åkerman  •  Bobby Farrelly  •  Peter Farrelly  •  Michelle Monaghan

The Greatest Beer Run Ever (2022)

Chickie wants to support his friends fighting in Vietnam, so he does something wild—personally bring them American beer. What starts as a well-meaning journey quickly changes Chickie’s life and perspective. Based on a true story.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Peter Farrelly
CAST:  Zac Efron  •  Russell Crowe  •  Bill Murray  •  Kyle Allen

Chickie wants to support his friends fighting in Vietnam, so he does something wild—personally bring them American beer. What starts as a well-meaning journey quickly changes Chickie’s life and perspective. Based on a true story.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Peter Farrelly
CAST:  Zac Efron  •  Russell Crowe  •  Bill Murray  •  Kyle Allen

Time Warp: The Greatest Cult Films of All-Time - Vol. 3: Comedy and Camp (2020)

The final volume of Time Warp digs deep into what makes us laugh over and over again as we reveal the greatest cult comedies and campy classics of all-time. From "Fast Time at Ridgemont High" and "Office Space" to "Monty Python and the Holy Grail," and "Showgirls."  (more)

DIRECTION:  Danny Wolf
CAST:  Joe Dante  •  Kevin Pollak  •  John Waters  •  John Cleese

The final volume of Time Warp digs deep into what makes us laugh over and over again as we reveal the greatest cult comedies and campy classics of all-time. From "Fast Time at Ridgemont High" and "Office Space" to "Monty Python and the Holy Grail," and "Showgirls."  (more)

DIRECTION:  Danny Wolf
CAST:  Joe Dante  •  Kevin Pollak  •  John Waters  •  John Cleese

Rocksteppy (2017)

Phil and Colin Beverly are two inept small-town brothers with big dreams, and a song-and-dance rock group to take them there. When they learn of a 'performance competition' in Austin, Texas called South by Southwest, they set out on a cross-country journey, ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  McManus Woodend  •  Jake Dilley
CAST:  McManus Woodend  •  Jake Dilley  •  David Lynch  •  Peter Farrelly

Phil and Colin Beverly are two inept small-town brothers with big dreams, and a song-and-dance rock group to take them there. When they learn of a 'performance competition' in Austin, Texas called South by Southwest, they set out on a cross-country journey, ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  McManus Woodend  •  Jake Dilley
CAST:  McManus Woodend  •  Jake Dilley  •  David Lynch  •  Peter Farrelly

Sam & Mattie Make a Zombie Movie (2021)

Documentary about the making of ’Spring Break Zombie Massacre.’  (more)

DIRECTION:  Robert Carnevale  •  Jesse Suchmann
CAST:  Sam Suchmann  •  Mattie Zufelt  •  Peter Farrelly  •  Conan O'Brien

Documentary about the making of ’Spring Break Zombie Massacre.’  (more)

DIRECTION:  Robert Carnevale  •  Jesse Suchmann
CAST:  Sam Suchmann  •  Mattie Zufelt  •  Peter Farrelly  •  Conan O'Brien
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