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Hayao Miyazaki

Best known as a Director based on credits in that role in 7 films, with $986,351,579 worldwide aggregate box office (rank #122)
Best-Known Technical Roles: The Secret World of Arietty (Screenwriter), Gake no ue no Ponyo (Director), Gake no ue no Ponyo (Screenwriter), Gake no ue no Ponyo (Producer), Sen to Chihiro no Kamikakushi (Director)
Most productive collaborators: Toshio Suzuki, Hideaki Anno, Daveigh Chase, Koji Hoshino, Jun Kunimura

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  3. Acting Credits
  4. Technical Credits
  MoviesDomestic
Box Office
International
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
As an ActorDocumentary Subject1$0$0$0
In Technical RolesDirector7$37,426,726$948,924,853$986,351,579
Screenwriter4$49,534,674$696,845,088$746,379,762
Producer1$15,090,399$190,222,267$205,312,666
Story Creator1$48,658$68,000,000$68,048,658

Home Market Releases for June 23rd, 2015

June 23rd, 2015

Ex Machina

As I've mentioned countless times in the past, the summer is the worst time of year for the home market. Outside of an occasional spring hit, there's very little worth talking about. It's much too late for last year's holiday hits, it's much too early for the summer blockbusters, and there are not even a lot of TV on DVD releases to pick up the slack. However, as bad as the average is, this week is much, much worse. There are no first-run releases of note. There's no real limited releases, TV on DVD releases, or classics coming out either. I had nothing to review this week. The top contender for Pick of the Week is Ex Machina, which is only coming out on Video on Demand. It's that slow on the home market. The other two contenders are Lupin the Third: The Castle of Cagliostro on Blu-ray and Timbuktu on Blu-ray. More...

Featured Blu-ray Review: Studio Ghibli Double-Feature: The Cat Returns and Spirited Away

June 16th, 2015

The Cat Returns

This week we have two Studio Ghibli films making their Blu-ray debuts. The first, Spirited Away, is one of their best-known movies. The other, The Cat Returns, is not. Fans of the studio will obviously want to pick up both of these Blu-rays, but will they have appeal beyond the hardcore fans? More...

Release
Date
TitleRoleDomestic
Box Office
International
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
11/28/2014 Yume to kyoki no ohkoku Himself  $0 $0 $0
Movies: 1Totals:$0$0$0
  Averages:$0$0$0
Release
Date
TitleRoleDomestic
Box Office
International
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
11/8/2013 Kaze Tachinu Screenwriter,
Director 
$5,201,879 $112,722,821 $117,924,700
2/17/2012 The Secret World of Arietty Screenwriter $19,192,510 $129,000,000 $148,192,510
8/13/2010 Gedo Senki (Tales from Earthsea) Story Creator $48,658 $68,000,000 $68,048,658
8/14/2009 Gake no ue no Ponyo Screenwriter,
Director,
Producer - English Dub 
$15,090,399 $190,222,267 $205,312,666
6/10/2005 Hauru no ugoku shiro Director $4,710,455 $233,103,872 $237,814,327
9/20/2002 Sen to Chihiro no Kamikakushi Director,
Screenwriter 
$10,049,886 $264,900,000 $274,949,886
10/29/1999 Mononoke-hime Director $2,374,107 $147,975,893 $150,350,000
3/5/1996 Tonari no Totoro Director $0 $0 $0
12/31/1979 Lupin the Thrid: The Castle of … Director $0 $0 $0
Movies: 13Totals:$102,100,457$1,903,992,208$2,006,092,665
  Averages:$7,853,881$146,460,939$154,314,820