Jerry Bruckheimer

Biography: Born in 1945 in Detroit, Michigan, the only child of German immigrants, Jerry Bruckheimer has become one of the most prolific producers in television and movie entertainment. After graduating from the University of Arizona in 1967, he worked in advertising before deciding on a degree in entertainment.

Jerry then moved to Los Angeles where he began a career in films. His first credit as a producer was on Farewell, My Lovely in 1975. He then teamed with Don Simpson and together they produced some of the highest grossing movies during the 1980s.

He formed Jerry Bruckheimer Films in 1996, which produced blockbuster hits Black Hawk Down, Pearl Harbor, Remember the Titans, Glory Road, King Arthur, and the Pirates of the Caribbean series.

Jerry Bruckheimer's Scores

  • Movies
  • TV
Average career score: 48
Highest Metascore: 78 Thief
Lowest Metascore: 16 Kangaroo Jack
Score distribution:
  1. Positive: 6 out of 39
  2. Negative: 10 out of 39
39 movie reviews
Title: Year: Credit: User score:
42 Armageddon Jul 1, 1998 Producer 6.1
52 Con Air Jun 6, 1997 Producer 8.8
58 The Rock Jun 7, 1996 Producer 8.8
47 Dangerous Minds Aug 11, 1995 Producer 6.3
66 Crimson Tide May 12, 1995 Producer 7.9
41 Bad Boys Apr 7, 1995 Producer 8.7
60 Days of Thunder Jun 27, 1990 Producer 5.3
48 Beverly Hills Cop II May 20, 1987 Producer 6.7
50 Top Gun May 16, 1986 Producer 8.0
64 Beverly Hills Cop Dec 5, 1984 Producer 8.7
35 Flashdance Apr 15, 1983 Producer 5.3
78 Thief Mar 27, 1981 Producer 8.9
57 American Gigolo Feb 1, 1980 Producer tbd