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Joe Swanberg

Best known as a Supporting Actor based on credits in that role in 8 films, with $29,261,379 worldwide aggregate box office (rank #36,913)
Best-Known Acting Roles: Drake (You're Next), Angry Car Guy (Drinking Buddies), Sam (V/H/S), Jeff (Happy Christmas), Jake (The Sacrament)
Best-Known Technical Roles: Drinking Buddies (Director), Drinking Buddies (Screenwriter), Drinking Buddies (Producer), Digging for Fire (Director), Digging for Fire (Screenwriter)
Most productive collaborators: Simon Barrett, Adam Wingard, Sharni Vinson, Nicholas Tucci, Wendy Glenn

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  MoviesDomestic
Box Office
International
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
As an ActorSupporting8$18,979,830$10,281,549$29,261,379
Lead Ensemble Member1$0$0$0
(Unclassified)1$0$0$0
In Technical RolesDirector8$593,727$1,888,378$2,482,105
Screenwriter7$493,382$63,394$556,776
Producer6$579,998$67,355$647,353
Editor3$119,364$0$119,364
Co-Director1$0$0$0
Cinematographer1$0$0$0
Executive Producer1$0$0$0

Limited Releases: Most Wanted Limited Releases

July 25th, 2014

A Most Wanted Man poster

There are not a lot of great limited releases on this week's list. There are a few films that are earning overwhelmingly positive reviews; however, there are just as many films on this list that have no reviews. The best film is arguably A Most Wanted Man, but its high theater count might hurt its changes on the per theater chart. Happy Christmas is earning better than average buzz, but it is also playing on Video on Demand, so its theatrical numbers are less important. Also... Christmas in July? More...

Featured Blu-ray / DVD Review: You're Next

January 11th, 2014

You're Next opened in late August, which is a dumping ground for bad movies. This film was actually earning some strong pre-release buzz. Unfortunately, it wasn't able to turn that buzz into box office success. (To be fair, it reportedly only cost $1 million to make, so it made enough to cover that opening day. It will still need to pay off its P&A budget, on the other hand.) Is the film as good as its pre-release buzz? Or is it as bad as its release date suggests? More...

Release
Date
TitleRoleDomestic
Box Office
International
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
8/26/2016 Uncle Kent 2 Joe  $0 $0 $0
7/25/2014 Happy Christmas Jeff  $30,312 $0 $30,312
6/6/2014 The Sacrament Jake  $9,221 $0 $9,221
4/18/2014 Proxy Patrick Michaels  $0 $0 $0
8/23/2013 You're Next Drake  $18,494,006 $8,393,171 $26,887,177
8/23/2013 Drinking Buddies Angry Car Guy  $343,706 $63,394 $407,100
10/5/2012 V/H/S Sam  $100,345 $1,824,984 $1,925,329
12/31/2011 Uncle Kent Joe  $0 $0 $0
7/22/2011 Autoerotic   $0 $0 $0
12/10/2010 You Won’t Miss Me   $2,240 $0 $2,240
Movies: 10Totals:$18,979,830$10,281,549$29,261,379
  Averages:$1,897,983$1,028,155$2,926,138
Release
Date
TitleRoleDomestic
Box Office
International
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
10/14/2016 Little Sister Executive Producer $0 $0 $0
8/26/2015 Queen of Earth Producer $86,616 $3,961 $90,577
8/21/2015 Digging for Fire Screenwriter,
Director,
Editor,
Producer 
$119,364 $0 $119,364
7/25/2014 Happy Christmas Director,
Producer,
Screenwriter 
$30,312 $0 $30,312
1/24/2014 24 Exposures Screenwriter,
Editor,
Director 
$0 $0 $0
12/20/2013 All the Light in the Sky Screenwriter,
Director of Photography,
Producer,
Director,
Editor 
$0 $0 $0
8/23/2013 Drinking Buddies Screenwriter,
Producer,
Director 
$343,706 $63,394 $407,100
10/5/2012 V/H/S Director $100,345 $1,824,984 $1,925,329
12/31/2011 Uncle Kent Screenwriter,
Director 
$0 $0 $0
7/22/2011 Autoerotic Producer,
Director,
Screenwriter 
$0 $0 $0
10/20/2010 11/4/08 Co-Director $0 $0 $0
Movies: 11Totals:$680,343$1,892,339$2,572,682
  Averages:$61,849$172,031$233,880