Peyton Reed

Peyton Reed (born 3 July 1964) is an American television and film director. Reed was born in Raleigh, North Carolina and attended the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. Reed directed the motion pictures Bring It On, Down with Love, and The Break-Up; all comedy films. He has also acted in small roles in some films including his own and has written a few original songs for his soundtracks. He has also produced a few music videos. Most recently Reed directed Yes Man, starring Jim Carrey. Yes Man is an adaptation of Danny Wallace's autobiography about his decision to say "yes" to whatever offer, invitation, challenge, and opportunity that are presented to him. Reed is divorced and lives in the Los Angeles area. Description above from the Wikipedia article Peyton Reed, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.

Yes Man (2008)

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Carl Allen has stumbled across a way to shake free of post-divorce blues and a dead-end job: embrace life and say yes to everything.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Peyton Reed
CAST:  Jim Carrey  •  Zooey Deschanel  •  Rhys Darby  •  Sasha Alexander

Carl Allen has stumbled across a way to shake free of post-divorce blues and a dead-end job: embrace life and say yes to everything.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Peyton Reed
CAST:  Jim Carrey  •  Zooey Deschanel  •  Rhys Darby  •  Sasha Alexander

Ant-Man (2015)

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Armed with the astonishing ability to shrink in scale but increase in strength, master thief Scott Lang must embrace his inner-hero and help his mentor, Doctor Hank Pym, protect the secret behind his spectacular Ant-Man suit from a new generation of towering ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Peyton Reed
CAST:  Paul Rudd  •  Michael Douglas  •  Evangeline Lilly  •  Corey Stoll

Armed with the astonishing ability to shrink in scale but increase in strength, master thief Scott Lang must embrace his inner-hero and help his mentor, Doctor Hank Pym, protect the secret behind his spectacular Ant-Man suit from a new generation of towering ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Peyton Reed
CAST:  Paul Rudd  •  Michael Douglas  •  Evangeline Lilly  •  Corey Stoll

Bring It On (2000)

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The Toro cheerleading squad from Rancho Carne High School in San Diego has got spirit, spunk, sass and a killer routine that's sure to land them the national championship trophy for the sixth year in a row. But for newly-elected team captain Torrance, the Toros' ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Peyton Reed
CAST:  Kirsten Dunst  •  Eliza Dushku  •  Jesse Bradford  •  Gabrielle Union

The Toro cheerleading squad from Rancho Carne High School in San Diego has got spirit, spunk, sass and a killer routine that's sure to land them the national championship trophy for the sixth year in a row. But for newly-elected team captain Torrance, the Toros' ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Peyton Reed
CAST:  Kirsten Dunst  •  Eliza Dushku  •  Jesse Bradford  •  Gabrielle Union

Down with Love (2003)

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In 1962 New York City, love blossoms between a playboy journalist and a feminist advice author.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Peyton Reed
CAST:  Renée Zellweger  •  Ewan McGregor  •  Sarah Paulson  •  David Hyde Pierce

In 1962 New York City, love blossoms between a playboy journalist and a feminist advice author.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Peyton Reed
CAST:  Renée Zellweger  •  Ewan McGregor  •  Sarah Paulson  •  David Hyde Pierce

The Break-Up (2006)

Pushed to the breaking-up point after their latest 'why can't you do this one little thing for me?' argument, Brooke calls it quits with her boyfriend Gary. What follows is a hilarious series of remedies, war tactics, overtures and undermining tricks – all ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Peyton Reed
CAST:  Vince Vaughn  •  Jennifer Aniston  •  Joey Lauren Adams  •  Cole Hauser

Pushed to the breaking-up point after their latest 'why can't you do this one little thing for me?' argument, Brooke calls it quits with her boyfriend Gary. What follows is a hilarious series of remedies, war tactics, overtures and undermining tricks – all ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Peyton Reed
CAST:  Vince Vaughn  •  Jennifer Aniston  •  Joey Lauren Adams  •  Cole Hauser

The Secrets of the Back to the Future Trilogy (1990)

The Secrets of the Back to the Future Trilogy was a program hosted by Kirk Cameron. The show answered questions that Back to the Future fans sent in by letter. It was released onto videocassette in 1990 and as a bonus feature on the disc for Back to the Future ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Peyton Reed
CAST:  Kirk Cameron  •  Michael J. Fox  •  Thomas F. Wilson  •  Mary Steenburgen

The Secrets of the Back to the Future Trilogy was a program hosted by Kirk Cameron. The show answered questions that Back to the Future fans sent in by letter. It was released onto videocassette in 1990 and as a bonus feature on the disc for Back to the Future ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Peyton Reed
CAST:  Kirk Cameron  •  Michael J. Fox  •  Thomas F. Wilson  •  Mary Steenburgen

The Fifth Beatle

Film adaptation of Vivek J. Tiwary's graphic novel "The Fifth Beatle" chronicling the final years of The Beatles' founder and manager, Brian Epstein.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Peyton Reed
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Film adaptation of Vivek J. Tiwary's graphic novel "The Fifth Beatle" chronicling the final years of The Beatles' founder and manager, Brian Epstein.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Peyton Reed
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The Computer Wore Tennis Shoes (1995)

By accident, the content of a computer encyclopedia is transferred into the brain of Dexter Riley, a less than average college boy. Because of his newly acquired knowledge he competes in a quiz show between various universities, where he sweeps all the points. A ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Peyton Reed
CAST:  Kirk Cameron  •  Larry Miller  •  Jason Bernard  •  Andrew Woodworth

By accident, the content of a computer encyclopedia is transferred into the brain of Dexter Riley, a less than average college boy. Because of his newly acquired knowledge he competes in a quiz show between various universities, where he sweeps all the points. A ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Peyton Reed
CAST:  Kirk Cameron  •  Larry Miller  •  Jason Bernard  •  Andrew Woodworth

The Love Bug (1997)

The inimitable VW Beetle is losing all his races and destined for the scrap heap until mechanic Hank takes him over and gives him a new lease of life. Soon, Herbie is winning again, to the fury of his previous owner, who builds a menacing black bug to challenge ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Peyton Reed
CAST:  Bruce Campbell  •  John Hannah  •  Alexandra Wentworth  •  Kevin J. O'Connor

The inimitable VW Beetle is losing all his races and destined for the scrap heap until mechanic Hank takes him over and gives him a new lease of life. Soon, Herbie is winning again, to the fury of his previous owner, who builds a menacing black bug to challenge ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Peyton Reed
CAST:  Bruce Campbell  •  John Hannah  •  Alexandra Wentworth  •  Kevin J. O'Connor

The 3rd Annual Live 'On Cinema' Oscar Special (2015)

Tim Heidecker and Gregg Turkington proudly uphold the tradition of hosting the worst Oscar coverage show in history while awaiting the arrival of a legend of Old Hollywood.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Eric Notarnicola
CAST:  Tim Heidecker  •  Gregg Turkington  •  Mark Proksch  •  Joe Estevez

Tim Heidecker and Gregg Turkington proudly uphold the tradition of hosting the worst Oscar coverage show in history while awaiting the arrival of a legend of Old Hollywood.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Eric Notarnicola
CAST:  Tim Heidecker  •  Gregg Turkington  •  Mark Proksch  •  Joe Estevez

Ant-Man and the Wasp (2018)

Just when his time under house arrest is about to end, Scott Lang once again puts his freedom at risk to help Hope van Dyne and Dr. Hank Pym dive into the quantum realm and try to accomplish, against time and any chance of success, a very dangerous rescue mission.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Peyton Reed
CAST:  Paul Rudd  •  Evangeline Lilly  •  Hannah John-Kamen  •  Michael Peña

Just when his time under house arrest is about to end, Scott Lang once again puts his freedom at risk to help Hope van Dyne and Dr. Hank Pym dive into the quantum realm and try to accomplish, against time and any chance of success, a very dangerous rescue mission.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Peyton Reed
CAST:  Paul Rudd  •  Evangeline Lilly  •  Hannah John-Kamen  •  Michael Peña

Through the Eyes of Forrest Gump (1994)

A look behind the scenes of Robert Zemeckis' 1994 Oscar-winning film, 'Forrest Gump'.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Peyton Reed
CAST:  Robert Zemeckis  •  Wendy Finerman  •  Tom Hanks  •  Sally Field

A look behind the scenes of Robert Zemeckis' 1994 Oscar-winning film, 'Forrest Gump'.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Peyton Reed
CAST:  Robert Zemeckis  •  Wendy Finerman  •  Tom Hanks  •  Sally Field

Ant-Man and the Wasp: Quantumania

The third film in the Marvel Studios' Ant-Man trilogy. Plot details are being kept hidden in the Quantum Realm.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Peyton Reed
CAST:  Paul Rudd  •  Evangeline Lilly  •  Michelle Pfeiffer  •  Michael Douglas

The third film in the Marvel Studios' Ant-Man trilogy. Plot details are being kept hidden in the Quantum Realm.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Peyton Reed
CAST:  Paul Rudd  •  Evangeline Lilly  •  Michelle Pfeiffer  •  Michael Douglas