Stacy Peralta

Biography: Stacy Douglas Peralta was born October 15, 1957 in Los Angeles County, CA. He grew up on the water as a surfer, and soon after became a skater for the z-boys. When Stacy was 19 he was one of the world's best skaters. He also started the Powell-Peralta skateboard company. He started his directing and filming career when he started the "Bones Brigade" which featured skaters like Tony Hawk. In 1991, he quit the skateboarding career to take directing on full time. With skateboarding still on his mind, he started the documentary of "Dogtown and Z-boys," and he later wrote "The Lords of Dogtown" He recently directed "Riding Giants," which deals with the surfing culture. And he is now working on "The Baron Davis Project" about LA gangs (opening in 2007), and also "In Search of Captain Zero" which is about a surfer looking for his lifelong friend.(opening in 2008)

Stacy Peralta's Scores

Average career score: 69
Highest Metascore: 80 Riding Giants
Lowest Metascore: 56 Lords of Dogtown
Score distribution:
  1. Positive: 4 out of 5
  2. Negative: 0 out of 5
5 movie reviews
Title: Year: Credit: User score:
66 Bones Brigade: An Autobiography Nov 2, 2012 Director / Himself tbd
56 Lords of Dogtown Jun 3, 2005 Written By 8.1
80 Riding Giants Jul 9, 2004 Director / Producer / Written By 8.5
69 Stoked: The Rise and Fall of Gator Aug 22, 2003 Himself 7.9
76 Dogtown and Z-Boys Apr 26, 2002 Director / Written By 8.8