Daniel Petrie Jr.

Daniel Petrie Jr.

Highest Rated: 89% The Big Easy (1986)

Lowest Rated: 0% Dawn Patrol (2014)

Birthday: Nov 30, 1951

Birthplace: Canada

Literary agent turned screenwriter who scored with the Eddie Murphy box-office smash, "Beverly Hills Cop" (1984) and wrote the offbeat, steamy New Orleans-set thriller, "The Big Easy" (1986). Petrie began a second career as a producer with "Shoot to Kill" (1988) and made his directorial debut with the prep school drama, "Toy Soldiers" (1991). Son of director Daniel Petrie and producer Dorothea Petrie and brother of AFI-trained director Donald Petrie ("Mystic Pizza" 1988, "Grumpy Old Men" 1993).

Filmography

Movies

Credit
11% 48% Intrigo: Death of an Author Executive Producer - 2018
41% 33% An Ordinary Man Executive Producer - 2017
No Score Yet No Score Yet A Classy Broad Self - 2016
No Score Yet 68% Rosemont Director,
Producer
- 2015
0% 11% Dawn Patrol Director,
Producer
- 2014
No Score Yet 32% A Haunting At Silver Falls Executive Producer - 2013
No Score Yet 76% Pictures of Hollis Woods Screenwriter - 2007
No Score Yet 32% Framed Director,
Writer
- 2003
40% 32% The 6th Day Co-Producer $34.5M 2000
No Score Yet 29% Dead Silence Director - 1997
No Score Yet 67% Toe Tags Director - 1996
6% 44% In the Army Now Director $28.9M 1994
38% 65% Toy Soldiers Director,
Screenwriter
$13.4M 1991
52% 51% Turner & Hooch Screenwriter,
Executive Producer
$70.5M 1989
89% 61% The Big Easy Screenwriter $15.5M 1986
83% 82% Beverly Hills Cop Writer - 1984

TV

Credit
43% 66% Combat Hospital Executive Producer,
Writer
2011

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