Ruben Fleischer

Ruben Samuel Fleischer (born October 31, 1974) is an American film director, film producer, television producer, music video director, and commercial director who lives in Los Angeles. He is best known as the director of Zombieland, his first feature film. He followed it by making the films 30 Minutes or Less, Gangster Squad and the 2018 film version of Venom which is based on the Marvel Comics character. Prior to directing feature films, Fleischer was a director of television commercials and music videos, working for such brands as Cisco, Eurostar, ESPN, and Burger King, as well as such artists as M.I.A., Electric Six, DJ Format, and Gold Chains.

Uncharted (2022)

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A descendent of explorer Sir Francis Drake uncovers the location of the legendary El Dorado. With the help of his mentor and an ambitious journalist he works to uncover its secrets while surviving on an island filled with pirates, mercenaries, and a mysterious enemy.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Ruben Fleischer
CAST:  Tom Holland  •  Mark Wahlberg  •  Antonio Banderas  •  Sophia Ali

A descendent of explorer Sir Francis Drake uncovers the location of the legendary El Dorado. With the help of his mentor and an ambitious journalist he works to uncover its secrets while surviving on an island filled with pirates, mercenaries, and a mysterious enemy.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Ruben Fleischer
CAST:  Tom Holland  •  Mark Wahlberg  •  Antonio Banderas  •  Sophia Ali

Gangster Squad (2013)

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Los Angeles, 1949. Ruthless, Brooklyn-born mob king Mickey Cohen runs the show in this town, reaping the ill-gotten gains from the drugs, the guns, the prostitutes and — if he has his way — every wire bet placed west of Chicago. And he does it all with the ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Ruben Fleischer
CAST:  Sean Penn  •  Ryan Gosling  •  Emma Stone  •  Josh Brolin

Los Angeles, 1949. Ruthless, Brooklyn-born mob king Mickey Cohen runs the show in this town, reaping the ill-gotten gains from the drugs, the guns, the prostitutes and — if he has his way — every wire bet placed west of Chicago. And he does it all with the ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Ruben Fleischer
CAST:  Sean Penn  •  Ryan Gosling  •  Emma Stone  •  Josh Brolin

Zombieland (2009)

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Columbus has made a habit of running from what scares him. Tallahassee doesn't have fears. If he did, he'd kick their ever-living ass. In a world overrun by zombies, these two are perfectly evolved survivors. But now, they're about to stare down the most terrifying ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Ruben Fleischer
CAST:  Woody Harrelson  •  Jesse Eisenberg  •  Emma Stone  •  Abigail Breslin

Columbus has made a habit of running from what scares him. Tallahassee doesn't have fears. If he did, he'd kick their ever-living ass. In a world overrun by zombies, these two are perfectly evolved survivors. But now, they're about to stare down the most terrifying ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Ruben Fleischer
CAST:  Woody Harrelson  •  Jesse Eisenberg  •  Emma Stone  •  Abigail Breslin

Gumball 3000: 6 Days in May (2005)

Some of the most amazing cars ever built race across Spain and head south into Africa in the 6th Annual Gumball 3000 Rally. This film captures the 2004 race, which featured Ferrari Enzos, Hummers, Caterhams, Aston Martins and other rare autos driven by an eccentric ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Ruben Fleischer
CAST:  Burt Reynolds  •  Maximillion Cooper  •  Alexander Roy  •  Adrien Brody

Some of the most amazing cars ever built race across Spain and head south into Africa in the 6th Annual Gumball 3000 Rally. This film captures the 2004 race, which featured Ferrari Enzos, Hummers, Caterhams, Aston Martins and other rare autos driven by an eccentric ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Ruben Fleischer
CAST:  Burt Reynolds  •  Maximillion Cooper  •  Alexander Roy  •  Adrien Brody

30 Minutes or Less (2011)

Two fledgling criminals kidnap a pizza delivery guy, strap a bomb to his chest, and advise him that he has mere hours to rob a bank or else...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Ruben Fleischer
CAST:  Jesse Eisenberg  •  Danny McBride  •  Aziz Ansari  •  Bianca Kajlich

Two fledgling criminals kidnap a pizza delivery guy, strap a bomb to his chest, and advise him that he has mere hours to rob a bank or else...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Ruben Fleischer
CAST:  Jesse Eisenberg  •  Danny McBride  •  Aziz Ansari  •  Bianca Kajlich

Zombieland: Double Tap (2019)

Columbus, Tallahassee, Wichita, and Little Rock move to the American heartland as they face off against evolved zombies, fellow survivors, and the growing pains of the snarky makeshift family.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Ruben Fleischer
CAST:  Jesse Eisenberg  •  Woody Harrelson  •  Emma Stone  •  Abigail Breslin

Columbus, Tallahassee, Wichita, and Little Rock move to the American heartland as they face off against evolved zombies, fellow survivors, and the growing pains of the snarky makeshift family.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Ruben Fleischer
CAST:  Jesse Eisenberg  •  Woody Harrelson  •  Emma Stone  •  Abigail Breslin

The Life and Times of the Stopwatch Gang

Based on the true story of the real life stopwatch gang: Lionel Wright, Paddy Mitchell and Stephen Reid.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Ruben Fleischer
CAST:  Miles Teller

Based on the true story of the real life stopwatch gang: Lionel Wright, Paddy Mitchell and Stephen Reid.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Ruben Fleischer
CAST:  Miles Teller

Venom (2018)

Investigative journalist Eddie Brock attempts a comeback following a scandal, but accidentally becomes the host of Venom, a violent, super powerful alien symbiote. Soon, he must rely on his newfound powers to protect the world from a shadowy organization looking ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Ruben Fleischer
CAST:  Tom Hardy  •  Michelle Williams  •  Riz Ahmed  •  Scott Haze

Investigative journalist Eddie Brock attempts a comeback following a scandal, but accidentally becomes the host of Venom, a violent, super powerful alien symbiote. Soon, he must rely on his newfound powers to protect the world from a shadowy organization looking ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Ruben Fleischer
CAST:  Tom Hardy  •  Michelle Williams  •  Riz Ahmed  •  Scott Haze