Todd Phillips

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Todd Phillips (né Bunzl, born c. 1970/1971) is an American filmmaker and actor.wikipedia
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Road Trip (film)

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He is best known for writing and directing the films Road Trip (2000), Old School (2003), Starsky & Hutch (2004), The Hangover Trilogy (2009, 2011, and 2013), Due Date (2010), and Joker (2019).
Road Trip is a 2000 American road sex comedy film directed by Todd Phillips and written by Scot Armstrong and Phillips.

Old School (film)

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He is best known for writing and directing the films Road Trip (2000), Old School (2003), Starsky & Hutch (2004), The Hangover Trilogy (2009, 2011, and 2013), Due Date (2010), and Joker (2019).
Old School is a 2003 American comedy film released by DreamWorks Pictures and The Montecito Picture Company and directed by Todd Phillips.

Joker (2019 film)

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He is best known for writing and directing the films Road Trip (2000), Old School (2003), Starsky & Hutch (2004), The Hangover Trilogy (2009, 2011, and 2013), Due Date (2010), and Joker (2019). Phillips also expanded into other genre work directing the biographical crime film War Dogs (2016) and the psychological thriller film Joker (2019), the latter of which received the Golden Lion at the 76th Venice International Film Festival.
Joker is a 2019 American psychological thriller film directed and produced by Todd Phillips, who co-wrote the screenplay with Scott Silver.

The Hangover (film series)

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He is best known for writing and directing the films Road Trip (2000), Old School (2003), Starsky & Hutch (2004), The Hangover Trilogy (2009, 2011, and 2013), Due Date (2010), and Joker (2019).
All three films were directed by Todd Phillips and follow the misadventures of a quartet of friends (also known as "the Wolfpack") who go on their road trip to attend a bachelor party.

Starsky & Hutch (film)

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He is best known for writing and directing the films Road Trip (2000), Old School (2003), Starsky & Hutch (2004), The Hangover Trilogy (2009, 2011, and 2013), Due Date (2010), and Joker (2019). Phillips also wrote and directed the 2004 film Starsky & Hutch starring Ben Stiller and Owen Wilson, as well as the 2006 film School for Scoundrels, starring Billy Bob Thornton and Jon Heder.
Starsky & Hutch is a 2004 American buddy cop action comedy film directed by Todd Phillips.

War Dogs (2016 film)

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Phillips also expanded into other genre work directing the biographical crime film War Dogs (2016) and the psychological thriller film Joker (2019), the latter of which received the Golden Lion at the 76th Venice International Film Festival. In 2016, following the successes of The Hangover trilogy, Phillips directed, produced, and co-wrote the crime film War Dogs, starring Jonah Hill and Miles Teller.
War Dogs is a 2016 American biographical dark comedy-crime film directed by Todd Phillips and written by Phillips, Jason Smilovic and Stephen Chin, based on a Rolling Stone article by Guy Lawson.

Golden Lion

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Phillips also expanded into other genre work directing the biographical crime film War Dogs (2016) and the psychological thriller film Joker (2019), the latter of which received the Golden Lion at the 76th Venice International Film Festival.
Six American filmmakers have won the Golden Lion, with awards for John Cassavetes and Robert Altman (both times the awards were shared with other winners who tied), as well as Ang Lee (Brokeback Mountain was the first winning US film not to tie), Darren Aronofsky, Sofia Coppola, and Todd Phillips.

76th Venice International Film Festival

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Phillips also expanded into other genre work directing the biographical crime film War Dogs (2016) and the psychological thriller film Joker (2019), the latter of which received the Golden Lion at the 76th Venice International Film Festival.
The Golden Lion was awarded to Joker, directed by Todd Phillips.

Hated: GG Allin and the Murder Junkies

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Phillip's first documentary film, Hated: GG Allin and the Murder Junkies, centered on the life and death of controversial punk rocker GG Allin, while as a junior at NYU and it went on to become one of the highest grossing student films at the time, even getting a limited theatrical release.
It is also the directorial debut of Todd Phillips who was a junior at New York University during production and has since directed highly successful mainstream films, such as Old School, Starsky & Hutch, The Hangover Trilogy and Joker.

Frat House

Next, he co-directed with then-partner Andrew Gurland for Frat House, a second documentary about college fraternities; it premiered at the 1998 Sundance Film Festival and won the Grand Jury Prize for documentary features.
The film was directed by Todd Phillips and Andrew Gurland, and largely filmed at Allentown, Pennsylvania's Muhlenberg College; the majority of the film was shot in the house of the Alpha Tau Omega fraternity, whose charter was revoked in 2000, though it has since been rechartered.

Bittersweet Motel

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His third documentary Bittersweet Motel centered on the jam band Phish, covering its summer and fall 1997 tours, plus footage from their 1998 spring tour of Europe.
The film was directed by Todd Phillips (later the director of Old School and The Hangover) and covers the band's summer and fall 1997 tours, plus footage from their 1998 spring tour of Europe.

School for Scoundrels (2006 film)

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Phillips also wrote and directed the 2004 film Starsky & Hutch starring Ben Stiller and Owen Wilson, as well as the 2006 film School for Scoundrels, starring Billy Bob Thornton and Jon Heder.
School for Scoundrels is a 2006 American feature/comedy film, starring Billy Bob Thornton and Jon Heder, and directed by Todd Phillips.

The Hangover Part II

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In the fall of 2010, production on The Hangover Part II began in Bangkok, Thailand that Phillips directed, produced and co-wrote.
Directed by Todd Phillips, who co-wrote the script with Craig Mazin and Scot Armstrong, the film stars Bradley Cooper, Ed Helms, Zach Galifianakis, Ken Jeong, Jeffrey Tambor, Justin Bartha, and Paul Giamatti.

Academy Award for Best Adapted Screenplay

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For his work on the satirical comedy film Borat (2006), Phillips was nominated for the Academy Award for Best Adapted Screenplay.

Phish

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His third documentary Bittersweet Motel centered on the jam band Phish, covering its summer and fall 1997 tours, plus footage from their 1998 spring tour of Europe.
Bittersweet Motel, a documentary film about the band directed by Todd Phillips, was released in August 2000, shortly before the hiatus began.

The Hangover

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After establishing Green Hat Films in 2008, Phillips directed and produced The Hangover, that was made for a reported $35 million and went on to become the highest-grossing R-rated comedy in 2009.
The Hangover is a 2009 American comedy film directed by Todd Phillips, co-produced with Daniel Goldberg, and written by Jon Lucas and Scott Moore.

The Hangover Part III

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He returned to direct, write, and produce The Hangover Part III, which was released in 2013.
The supporting cast includes Jeffrey Tambor, Heather Graham, Mike Epps, Melissa McCarthy, and John Goodman with Todd Phillips directing a screenplay written by himself and Craig Mazin.

GG Allin

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Phillip's first documentary film, Hated: GG Allin and the Murder Junkies, centered on the life and death of controversial punk rocker GG Allin, while as a junior at NYU and it went on to become one of the highest grossing student films at the time, even getting a limited theatrical release.
After his release from prison, Allin skipped parole to go on another tour, footage of which was shot for Todd Phillips's documentary Hated: GG Allin and the Murder Junkies.

Due Date

He is best known for writing and directing the films Road Trip (2000), Old School (2003), Starsky & Hutch (2004), The Hangover Trilogy (2009, 2011, and 2013), Due Date (2010), and Joker (2019).
Due Date is a 2010 American black comedy film directed by Todd Phillips and written by Phillips, Alan R. Cohen, Alan Freedland, and Adam Sztykiel.

Project X (2012 film)

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Project X is a 2012 American dark teen comedy film directed by Nima Nourizadeh and written by Michael Bacall and Matt Drake based on a story by Bacall, and produced by director Todd Phillips.

Bradley Cooper

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Philips is producing the film with Bradley Cooper, one of the lead actors of Phillips' The Hangover trilogy.
Cooper's breakthrough role came in Todd Phillips' comedy The Hangover (2009).

Miles Teller

In 2016, following the successes of The Hangover trilogy, Phillips directed, produced, and co-wrote the crime film War Dogs, starring Jonah Hill and Miles Teller.
Teller played real life arms dealer David Packouz, opposite Jonah Hill, in the Todd Phillips-directed film War Dogs (2016), and headlined the biopic Bleed for This (2016), playing boxer Vinny Paz.

Borat

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For his work on the satirical comedy film Borat (2006), Phillips was nominated for the Academy Award for Best Adapted Screenplay.

Joaquin Phoenix

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The script, set in 1981, was co-written by Scott Silver, and the film starred Joaquin Phoenix in the title role.
In 2019, Phoenix starred as the iconic DC Comics character The Joker in Todd Phillips' film Joker.