Tom Shadyac

Biography: Tom Shadyac moved to Los Angeles in 1983 and, at age 23, become the youngest staff joke writer ever for comedian Bob Hope. Shadyac received his master's degree in film from UCLA in 1989 after completing the critically acclaimed short, Tom, Dick and Harry. He then worked on movies-of-the-week, rewrote and directed for Fox. Shadyac has also dabbled in standup comedy and at one time appeared regularly at the Improv on Melrose, as well as guest starring on TV series and movies

Tom Shadyac's Scores

  • Movies
  • TV
Average career score: 45
Highest Metascore: 81 Racing Extinction
Lowest Metascore: 25 Dragonfly
Score distribution:
  1. Positive: 3 out of 12
  2. Negative: 7 out of 12
12 movie reviews
Title: Year: Credit: User score:
81 Racing Extinction Sep 18, 2015 Associate Producer 7.6
38 I Am Mar 11, 2011 Director / Himself 6.2
37 I Now Pronounce You Chuck & Larry Jul 20, 2007 Producer 5.3
37 Evan Almighty Jun 22, 2007 Director / Producer 4.7
47 Accepted Aug 18, 2006 Producer 8.5
46 Bruce Almighty May 23, 2003 Director / Producer 7.2
25 Dragonfly Feb 22, 2002 Director / Producer 6.8
38 Nutty Professor II: The Klumps Jul 28, 2000 Executive Producer 5.9
25 Patch Adams Dec 25, 1998 Director / Executive Producer 6.9
68 Liar Liar Mar 21, 1997 Director 8.8
62 The Nutty Professor Jun 28, 1996 Director / Screenplay 7.0
37 Ace Ventura: Pet Detective Feb 4, 1994 Director / Screenplay 7.2