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François Truffaut

Best known as a Director based on credits in that role in 7 films, with $5,791,408 worldwide aggregate box office (rank #1,485)
Best-Known Technical Roles: Mississippi Mermaid (Director), Mississippi Mermaid (Screenwriter), La mariée était en noir (Director), La mariée était en noir (Screenwriter), La nuit américaine (Director)
Best-Known Acting Roles: Claude Lacombe (Close Encounters of the Third Kind), Le Dr. Jean Itard (L'Enfant sauvage), (La nuit américaine)
Most productive collaborators: Richard Dreyfuss, Steven Spielberg, Teri Garr, Melinda Dillon, Julia Phillips

  1. Summary
  2. Acting Credits
  3. Technical Credits
  MoviesDomestic Box OfficeInternational Box OfficeWorldwide Box Office
As an ActorSupporting2$166,062,943$171,700,000$337,762,943
(Unclassified)1$17,808$0$17,808
In Technical RolesDirector7$3,191,408$2,600,000$5,791,408
Screenwriter2$72,361$2,600,000$2,672,361
Release
Date
TitleRoleOpening
Weekend
Domestic
Box Office
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Box Office
Production
Budget
11/16/1977 Close Encounters of the Third Kind Claude Lacombe    $166,000,000 $337,700,000 $20,000,000
1/1/1973 La nuit américaine     $17,808 $17,808  
9/9/1970 L'Enfant sauvage Le Dr. Jean Itard    $62,943 $62,943  
Movies: 3Totals: $166,080,751$337,780,751 
  Averages:$0$55,360,250$112,593,584$6,666,667
Release
Date
TitleRoleOpening
Weekend
Domestic
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
Production
Budget
2/4/2014 Jules et Jim Director   $0 $0  
11/24/2009 L'Argent de poche Director $4,624 $38,296 $38,296  
1/15/1999 Mississippi Mermaid Screenwriter, Director   $27,795 $2,627,795 $1,600,000
2/11/1981 Le dernier métro Director   $3,000,000 $3,000,000  
1/1/1973 La nuit américaine Director   $17,808 $17,808  
9/9/1970 L'Enfant sauvage Director   $62,943 $62,943  
6/25/1968 La mariée était en noir Director, Screenwriter   $44,566 $44,566 $747,000