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James L. Brooks

Best known as a Producer based on credits in that role in 9 films, with $1,400,605,670 worldwide aggregate box office (rank #137)
Best-Known Technical Roles: The Simpsons Movie (Producer), The Simpsons Movie (Screenwriter), As Good as it Gets (Director), As Good as it Gets (Screenwriter), Jerry Maguire (Producer)
Best-Known Acting Roles: David (Modern Romance)
Most productive collaborators: Dan Castellaneta, David Silverman, Julie Kavner, Richard Sakai, Yeardley Smith

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  3. Acting Credits
  4. Technical Credits
  MoviesDomestic
Box Office
International
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
As an Actor(Unclassified)2$29,137$0$29,137
In Technical RolesProducer9$702,572,785$698,032,885$1,400,605,670
Director6$390,616,956$213,431,374$604,048,330
Screenwriter4$403,869,966$541,285,477$945,155,443

Featured Blu-ray Review: Filmmakers Signature Series

October 10th, 2012

A few weeks ago, there a number of films were released on Blu-ray as part of the Filmmakers Signature Series, including Hoffa on Blu-ray. I received The French Connection, Wall Street, and The War of the Roses, the first of which I previously reviewed. Are any of the three worth picking up? More...

Release
Date
TitleRoleDomestic
Box Office
International
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
3/13/1981 Modern Romance David  $29,137 $0 $29,137
3/2/1979 Real Life Driving Evaluator  $0 $0 $0
Movies: 2Totals:$29,137$0$29,137
  Averages:$14,569$0$14,569
Release
Date
TitleRoleDomestic
Box Office
International
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
12/31/2016 Untitled STX Coming of Age Film Producer $0 $0 $0
9/30/2016 Besties Producer $0 $0 $0
12/17/2010 How Do You Know? Screenwriter,
Director,
Producer 
$30,212,620 $19,415,557 $49,628,177
7/27/2007 The Simpsons Movie Screenwriter,
Producer 
$183,135,014 $343,936,008 $527,071,022
12/17/2004 Spanglish Screenwriter,
Director,
Producer 
$42,044,321 $12,300,000 $54,344,321
10/19/2001 Riding in Cars with Boys Producer $29,781,453 $0 $29,781,453
12/24/1997 As Good as it Gets Director,
Producer,
Screenwriter 
$148,478,011 $165,633,912 $314,111,923
12/13/1996 Jerry Maguire Producer $153,952,592 $120,047,408 $274,000,000
2/4/1994 I'll Do Anything Director $10,209,111 $0 $10,209,111
6/3/1988 Big Producer $114,968,774 $36,700,000 $151,668,774
12/16/1987 Broadcast News Director $51,249,404 $16,081,905 $67,331,309
11/23/1983 Terms of Endearment Director $108,423,489 $0 $108,423,489
Movies: 12Totals:$872,454,789$714,114,790$1,586,569,579
  Averages:$72,704,566$59,509,566$132,214,132