Penelope Spheeris is a writer, producer, and director of film and television, directing and producing her first punk rock documentary feature film, The Decline of Western Civilization in 1981. It won such critical acclaim, that it was followed in 1988 by The Decline of Western Civilization, part II and The Decline of Western Civilization, part III in 1998.

In 1992,  Spheeris directed the popular and hugely successful comedy, Wayne’s World, based on a series of Mike Myer’s skits from Saturday Night Live. The Wayne’s World music video, Bohemian Rhapsody by Queen, which Spheeris also directed, was nominated for a Grammy.

  • September 21, 2017
    Let Children Go
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  • Hot Day: Photos in the Sky
    September 12, 2017
    A Hot Day: Photos in the Sky
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  • August 30, 2017
    On Snakes: The Burmese Python
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  • August 29, 2017
    Choosing To Be Single & Happy
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  • July 26, 2017
    Hair of the Dog
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  • July 19, 2017
    Frustrated and Hungry
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  • July 8, 2017
    Erasing the Stigma of Mental Illness
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  • July 1, 2017
    ICYMI: This Week's News in Pictures Including Remembering Amelia Earhart, Protests in London, Border Collies, and Marijuana in Nevada
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  • June 27, 2017
    Why Your Podiatrist Hates Your High Heels
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  • June 23, 2017
    Money Can't Buy Happiness
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  • June 23, 2017
    ICYMI: This Week's News in Pictures Including Yoga, Refugees, Fighting ISIS in Mosul, and The NBA Draft
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  • June 22, 2017
    Can Money Buy Happiness?
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    June 11, 2017
    Thinking Of Being Your Own Boss But Not Ready To Give Up Your Day Job?
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    May 29, 2017
    Money and Happiness: How We Make Money Decisions Based On Emotions, Not Facts
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    May 29, 2017
    ICYMI- This Week's News Including British Airways Disruption, Manchester, Wildfires, the Pope and Memorial Day
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    May 21, 2017
    5 Tips for Hiring a Personal Trainer - And Why It's Personal
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  • President Trump Departs White House For First Overseas Trip
    May 19, 2017
    ICYMI- This Week's News Including Trump's First Overseas Trip, Comey Firing and Times Square Wreck
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    May 12, 2017
    A Couple Of Curly Girls: A Mother-Daughter Love story
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  • Intimacy in Marriage
    May 9, 2017
    Keeping the Flame Alive
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  • May 8, 2017
    In Gratitude to Our Mothers & Grandmothers
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