STARmeter
SEE RANK
Down 292 this week

Christopher McQuarrie


Christopher McQuarrie is an acclaimed producer, director and an Academy Award® winning writer. McQuarrie grew up in Princeton Junction, New Jersey and in lieu of college, he spent the first five years out of school traveling and working at a detective agency. He later moved to Los Angeles to pursue a career in film. In 1995, his screenplay for The ... See full bio »

A Complete History of Best Picture Oscar Winners

Take a look back at all of the Best Picture Oscars winners in the history of the ceremony.

View the gallery

Around The Web

 | 

Powered by ZergNet

On Amazon Video

Projects In Development

Details only on IMDbPro »

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 30 people
created 08 Apr 2011
 
a list of 27 people
created 18 Aug 2013
 
a list of 40 people
created 04 Mar 2014
 
a list of 40 people
created 18 Jul 2014
 
a list of 30 people
created 23 Feb 2015
 

Do you have a demo reel?

Add it to your IMDbPage

Connect with IMDb


How Much Have You Seen?

How much of Christopher McQuarrie's work have you seen?

User Polls

Won 1 Oscar. Another 7 wins & 3 nominations. See more awards »

Known For

The Usual Suspects
(1995)
Edge of Tomorrow
(2014)
Jack Reacher
Jack Reacher Writer
(2012)

Filmography

Hide Hide Show Show Writer (14 credits)
 2017 The Mummy (written by) (post-production)
 2015 Mission: Impossible - Rogue Nation (screenplay) / (story)
 2014 Edge of Tomorrow (screenplay)
 2013 Jack the Giant Slayer (screenplay)
 2012 Jack Reacher (written for the screen by)
 2010 The Tourist (screenplay)
  Persons Unknown (TV Series) (creator - 13 episodes, 2010) (written by - 1 episode, 2010)
- Shadows in the Cave (2010) ... (creator)
- And Then There Was One (2010) ... (creator)
- Seven Sacrifices (2010) ... (creator)
- Identity (2010) ... (creator)
- Static (2010) ... (creator)
 2008 Valkyrie (written by)
 2000 The Way of the Gun (written by)
 1997 The Underworld (TV Movie) (story) / (teleplay)
 1995 The Usual Suspects (written by)
 1994 NYPD Blue (TV Series) (story by - 1 episode)
- The Final Adjustment (1994) ... (story by)
 1993 Public Access (writer)
Show Show Producer (4 credits)
Show Show Director (4 credits)
Show Show Actor (2 credits)
Show Show Thanks (5 credits)
Show Show Self (35 credits)
Show Show Archive footage (1 credit)

Related Videos

Edit

Personal Details

Publicity Listings:

3 Articles | See more »
Edit

Did You Know?

Personal Quote:

I honestly never wanted to direct. It was only when I started to work on Alexander the Great that I realized I had to direct. I saw something so specifically in my mind, I could not leave it to someone else. See more »

Trivia:

Attended and graduated from West Windsor-Plainsboro High School in Central New Jersey (along with Bryan Singer). See more »

Trademark:

Frequently works with Bryan Singer and Tom Cruise

Contribute to This Page