films seen
14
average score
2.25*
nationality
New Zealand - 58 years old
status
Alive and kicking
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Jackson started out as a zany genre director with a unique knack for over-the-top horror and comedy, but slowly turned into a run-of-the-mill blockbuster helmer. I love old Jackson, couldn't care less about his more recent work.

Rare treats

Braindead poster

Braindead

by Peter Jackson
Specifics
New Zealand [1992] - 97 mins
Genre
Horror, Comedy
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4.5

I stopped caring about Jackson's films years ago, but even his faltering oeuvre can't take away from the joy that is Braindead.

The good stuff

Meet the Feebles poster

Meet the Feebles

by Peter Jackson
Specifics
New Zealand [1989] - 97 mins
Genre
Comedy, Music, Musical
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4.0
Bad Taste poster

Bad Taste

by Peter Jackson
Specifics
New Zealand [1987] - 91 mins
Genre
Comedy, Horror
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4.0

Solid pieces

The Lovely Bones poster

The Lovely Bones

by Peter Jackson
Specifics
USA, UK [2009] - 135 mins
Genre
Fantasy, Thriller
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3.5
Forgotten Silver poster

Forgotten Silver

by Costa Botes, Peter Jackson
Specifics
New Zealand [1995] - 53 mins
Genre
Comedy
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3.5

The inoffensive

The Frighteners poster

The Frighteners

by Peter Jackson
Specifics
New Zealand, USA [1996] - 110 mins
Genre
Comedy, Horror
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3.0
Heavenly Creatures poster

Heavenly Creatures

by Peter Jackson
Specifics
New Zealand, Germany [1994] - 99 mins
Genre
Crime, Drama, Thriller
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3.0

Worthy but flawed

King Kong poster

King Kong

by Peter Jackson
Specifics
New Zealand, USA [2005] - 187 mins
Genre
Action, Adventure
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2.5

Big nopes

The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug poster

The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug

by Peter Jackson
Specifics
USA, New Zealand [2013] - 161 mins
Genre
Adventure, Fantasy
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1.0

Irritation overload

The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies poster

The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies

by Peter Jackson
Specifics
New Zealand, USA [2014] - 144 mins
Genre
Adventure, Fantasy
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0.5
The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey poster

The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey

by Peter Jackson
Specifics
USA, New Zealand [2012] - 169 mins
Genre
Adventure, Fantasy
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0.5
The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King poster

The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King

by Peter Jackson
Specifics
New Zealand, USA [2003] - 201 mins
Genre
Adventure, Fantasy
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0.5
The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers poster

The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers

by Peter Jackson
Specifics
New Zealand, USA [2002] - 179 mins
Genre
Adventure, Fantasy
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0.5
The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring poster

The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring

by Peter Jackson
Specifics
New Zealand, USA [2001] - 178 mins
Genre
Adventure, Fantasy
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