Peter Lyons Collister

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Originally from Cleveland, Ohio, Collister attended the USC School of Cinematic Arts, and started his career as a 2nd unit DP on such films as "The Blue Lagoon", "Summer Lovers" and "Blame it on Rio". He has worked as cinematographer on numerous well-known blockbuster films including "Halloween 4: The Return of Michael Myers", "The Replacement ... See full bio »

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The Amazing Spider-Man Camera and Electrical Department
The Rundown Camera and Electrical Department
Transformers: Age of Extinction Camera and Electrical Department
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 2021 Clifford the Big Red Dog (director of photography)
 2020 The SpongeBob Movie: Sponge on the Run (director of photography)
 2015 Alvin and the Chipmunks: The Road Chip (director of photography)
 2015 Barely Lethal (director of photography - as Peter Collister)
 2013 Arrested Development (TV Series) (15 episodes)
- Blockheads (2013)
- Off the Hook (2013)
- Señoritis (2013)
- It Gets Better (2013)
- A New Attitude (2013)
 2011 Hop (director of photography)
 2010 Furry Vengeance (director of photography)
 2009 Paul Rodriguez & Friends: Comedy Rehab (TV Special documentary)
 2009 State of the Union (TV Series) (1 episode)
- Episode #2.1 (2009)
 2008 Sunday! Sunday! Sunday! (TV Movie)
 2007 The Weekend (TV Movie)
 2007 Alvin and the Chipmunks (director of photography)
 2007 Meet Bill
 2006 Garfield: A Tail of Two Kitties (director of photography)
 2005 The Amityville Horror (director of photography)
 2004 Surviving Christmas (director of photography - as Peter Collister)
 2004 Win a Date with Tad Hamilton! (director of photography - as Peter Collister)
 2002 Home of the Brave (TV Movie)
 2002 Mr. Deeds (director of photography)
 2001 The Animal
 1999 Deuce Bigalow: Male Gigolo (director of photography)
 1998 The Replacement Killers (director of photography)
 1997 The Beautician and the Beast (director of photography)
 1995 Higher Learning (director of photography)
 1993 Ground Zero Texas (Video Game) (director of photography)
 1993 Poetic Justice (director of photography)
 1993 Route 66 (TV Series) (1 episode)
 1991 Livin' Large! (director of photography)
 1990 Playboy: Kerri Kendall - September 1990 Video Centerfold (Video documentary) (director of photography - as Peter Collister)
 1990 Problem Child (director of photography)
 1990 Jury Duty; The Comedy (TV Movie)
 1989 Limit Up (director of photography)
 1989 All's Fair
 1988 Pulse (director of photography)
 1988 You Can't Hurry Love (director of photography)
 1987 He's My Girl
 1987 Can't Buy Me Love (director of photography)
 1986 Eye of the Tiger (director of photography)
 1986 The Supernaturals (director of photography)
 1986 Getting Even
 1985 KGB: The Secret War (as Peter Collister)
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