Lawrence Sher, ASC (born February 4, 1970) is an American cinematographer and film director, best known for comedy films such as Garden State, The Dictator, and The Hangover series, frequently collaborating with directors Todd Phillips and Zach Braff. He made his directorial debut with Father Figures, which began a wide theatrical release on December 22, 2017, by Warner Bros. Pictures. He was nominated for an Academy Award and BAFTA Award for Best Cinematography for the 2019 film Joker, directed by Phillips.
Movies & TV shows
During the 1980s, a failed stand-up comedian is driven insane and turns to a life of crime and chaos in Gotham City while becoming an infamous psychopathic crime figure.
Godzilla: King of the Monsters
The heroic efforts of the agency Monarch are followed as they face off against a group of god-sized monsters, including the mighty Godzilla, who collides with Mothra, Rodan, and his ultimate nemesis, ...
A celebrated military contractor returns to the site of his greatest career triumphs and re-connects with a long-ago love while unexpectedly falling for the hard-charging Air Force watchdog assigned t...
Wish I Was Here
A struggling actor, father and husband, who is 35 years old, is trying to find a purpose for his life. He and his wife are barely making ends meet and he passes his time fantasizing about being the gr...
Ford had to go to Japan to help his father, who was forced to go to San Francisco to be with his family. Soon, both men are swept up in an escalating crisis when an ancient alpha predator arises from ...
For the past sixty years, a space-traveling smart-ass named Paul has been locked up in a top-secret military base, advising world leaders about his kind. Paul escapes on the first RV that passes by hi...
The Big Year
Three fanatical bird-watchers spend an entire year competing to spot the highest number of species as El Nino sends an extraordinary variety of rare breeds into the U.S., but they quickly discover tha...
The Hangover Part II
The crew is in Thailand. After the disaster of a bachelor party in Las Vegas last year, Stu is playing it safe. The group can be found in Thailand.
To be present for the birth of his first child, Peter Highman must travel across the US in five days. He was put on the no-fly list after his wallet and luggage were stolen. An actor rides with Peter....
There is a baby in the closet and a tiger in the bathroom. Doug is supposed to be tying the knot, but they can't find him. Even though they have been through a lot, they try to make it to the church o...
I Love You, Man
Peter Klaven is a successful real estate agent who, upon getting engaged to the woman of his dreams, Zooey, discovers that he has no male friend close enough to serve as his Best Man. Peter embarked o...
Dan in Real Life
Dan Burns is an expert on relationships, but struggles as a brother, a son, and a single parent to three daughters. Dan learned that his brother's new girlfriend is the woman he fell in love with.
After hitting a patch of no sales, Maurice and Dave are facing being fired. Dave needs money for his daughter's birthday gift and Maurice needs money to enroll in his final semester of acupuncture sch...
The lives of people who live in suburbia are the subject of a dark comedy. Dean found Troy's body. He doesn't tell the adults because he knows they won't care. Everyone in town is focused on themselve...
The Dukes of Hazzard
Bo and Luke Duke, with the help of their cousin, Daisy and Uncle Jesse, try to save the family farm from being destroyed by the corrupt commissioner of Hazzard County. Their efforts constantly find th...
The Coconut Pete's Coconut Beach Resort is a hedonistic island paradise for swingers and it's up to the club's staff to stop the violence when a serial killer shows up. It should be kept out of sight....
Andrew returns to his hometown for the funeral of his mother, a journey that brings him back to his friends. His decision to stop taking his medication coincides with the trip. A chance meeting with S...
A Better Way to Die
Boomer (Wiper) is a rookie cop based in the urban hellhole that is downtown Chicago. After his involvement in a drug bust operation which results in the death of Carlos (Carmen Argenziano), his mentor...
When an accidental death verdict is given on discovery of the remains of a top scientist, within the stomach of a hammerhead shark his closest friend Marine Biologist Steven McRay is not happy with th...