Pat Proft

Biography: Credited with co-writing Police Academy in 1984 and again with the 2007 remake, pat proft has been making funnies since Dick Van Dyke's variety show "Van Dyke and Company" in 1976.

He was also credited for character developement in all of the police academy movies.

Pat Proft is also credited with:
The Naked Gun Series
Hot Shots 1 & Duex
High School High
And Scary Movie 3 & 4
Among many others.

While frequently working with the Zucker Brothers, he also penned the script for a great comedy called Brain Donors, a remake of the Groucho Brothers “A Night At The Opera” starring John Tuturro, Mel Smith and Bob Nelson.
Pat Proft can easily be credited with some of the greatest laughs in comedic history.

Pat Proft's Scores

  • Movies
  • TV
Average career score: 42
Highest Metascore: 76 The Naked Gun: From the Files of Police Squad!
Lowest Metascore: 11 Scary Movie 5
Score distribution:
  1. Positive: 1 out of 7
  2. Negative: 2 out of 7
7 movie reviews
Title: Year: Credit: User score:
11 Scary Movie 5 Apr 12, 2013 Writer / Written By 2.5
40 Scary Movie 4 Apr 14, 2006 Screenplay 5.8
49 Scary Movie 3 Oct 24, 2003 Written By 6.7
33 High School High Oct 25, 1996 Written By 7.4
44 Brain Donors Apr 17, 1992 Screenplay tbd
76 The Naked Gun: From the Files of Police Squad! Dec 2, 1988 Written By 8.6
41 Police Academy Mar 23, 1984 Screenplay / Story 8.0