Peter Hyams

Film Director / Screenwriter / Cinematographer / News Presenter / Writer / Journalist / Film Producer | * 07/26/1943 (78) | New York City, New York (United States of America (USA))
Peter Hyams (born July 26, 1943) is an American film director, screenwriter and cinematographer known for directing Capricorn One (which he also wrote), the 1981 science fiction-thriller Outland, the 1984 science fiction film 2010: The Year We Make Contact (a sequel to Stanley Kubrick's 2001: A Space Odyssey), the 1986 action/comedy Running Scared, the comic book adaptation Timecop, the action film Sudden Death (both starring Jean-Claude Van Damme), and the horror films The Relic and End of Days. Hyams would later joke, "O. J. Simpson was in [Capricorn One], and Robert Blake was in Busting (Hyams' first... ()
Photo of Peter Hyams
Most frequent genres for this person: Thriller | Action | Documentaries

Known for these Movies & Shows

Watch Movies & Series on Amazon Prime Video Today!

Enjoy thousands of movies and TV shows/series, over two million songs ad free, free shipping, exclusive deals and more with Amazon Prime. Start your 30-day free trial today. After that, only $12.99/month or $119 annually; Prime Video standalone is available for just $8.99/month.

Movies with Peter Hyams as Actor(11)

Movies with Peter Hyams as Crew(52)

Camera/Director of Photography2013 Enemies Closer
Directing/Director2013 Enemies Closer
Camera/Director of Photography2009 Beyond a Reasonable Doubt
Directing/Director2009 Beyond a Reasonable Doubt
Writing/Author2009 Beyond a Reasonable Doubt
Camera/Director of Photography2009 Universal Soldier: Regeneration
Production/Producer2009 Universal Soldier: Regeneration
Camera/Director of Photography2005 A Sound of Thunder
Directing/Director2005 A Sound of Thunder
Camera/Director of Photography2001 The Musketeer
Directing/Director2001 The Musketeer
Camera/Director of Photography1999 End of Days
Directing/Director1999 End of Days
Camera/Director of Photography1997 The Relic
Directing/Director1997 The Relic
Camera/Director of Photography1995 Sudden Death
Directing/Director1995 Sudden Death
Camera/Director of Photography1994 Timecop
Directing/Director1994 Timecop
Camera/Director of Photography1992 Stay Tuned
Directing/Director1992 Stay Tuned
Camera/Director of Photography1990 Narrow Margin
Directing/Director1990 Narrow Margin
Writing/Writer1990 Narrow Margin
Camera/Director of Photography1988 The Presidio
Directing/Director1988 The Presidio
Production/Executive Producer1987 The Monster Squad
Camera/Director of Photography1986 Running Scared
Directing/Director1986 Running Scared
Production/Executive Producer1986 Running Scared
Camera/Director of Photography1984 2010
Directing/Director1984 2010
Production/Producer1984 2010
Writing/Screenplay1984 2010
Directing/Director1983 The Star Chamber
Writing/Screenplay1983 The Star Chamber
Directing/Director1981 Outland
Writing/Screenplay1981 Outland
Writing/Screenplay1980 The Hunter
Directing/Director1979 Hanover Street
Writing/Writer1979 Hanover Street
Writing/Screenplay1977 Telefon
Directing/Director1977 Capricorn One
Writing/Screenplay1977 Capricorn One
Directing/Director1975 Peeper
Directing/Director1974 Busting
Writing/Writer1974 Busting
Directing/Director1974 Our Time
Directing/Director1972 Rolling Man
Directing/Director1972 Goodnight, My Love
Writing/Writer1972 Goodnight, My Love
Writing/Writer1971 T.R. Baskin

TV Shows/Series with Peter Hyams as Crew(2)

Directing/Director2005 Threshold
Directing/Director1985 Amazing Stories

Full Name: Peter Hyams
Born: Monday, 07/26 1943 (July) in New York City, New York (United States of America (USA)) (current age: 78 years + 183 days)
Zodiac sign: Leo (Chinese zodiac sign: Goat)
Educated at: Syracuse University, Hunter College, High School of Music & Art
Children: John Hyams
Siblings: Nessa Hyams, Danna Hyams
Father: Barry Hyams
Mother: Ruth Hurok
Peter Hyams frequently works together with these people:
Gary Leva (11x, Crew)
Philip Harrison (9x, Crew)
James Mitchell (9x, Crew)
Shane Black (8x, Crew)
Penny Perry (8x, Crew)
Steven Spielberg (6x, Crew)
Hal Holbrook (6x, Actor)
Don Calfa (6x, Actor)
Albert Brenner (6x, Crew)
Moshe Diamant (6x, Crew)
Yoram Astrakhan (6x, Crew)
WatchPlayStream ID: PEOPLE:8318, Added: 05/06/2018, Last updated: 01/01/2022