James L. Brooks

Best known as a Producer based on credits in that role in 7 films, with $1,399,645,800 worldwide aggregate box office (rank #107)
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

  1. Summary
  2. Acting Credits
  3. Technical Credits
  MoviesDomestic Box OfficeInternational Box OfficeWorldwide Box Office
As an Actor(Unclassified)2$29,137$0$29,137
In Technical RolesProducer7$702,572,785$697,073,015$1,399,645,800
Director6$390,616,956$212,471,504$603,088,460
Screenwriter4$403,869,966$540,325,607$944,195,573
Release
Date
TitleRoleOpening
Weekend
Domestic
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
Production
Budget
3/13/1981 Modern Romance David  $18,225 $29,137 $29,137  
3/2/1979 Real Life Driving Evaluator    $0 $0  
Movies: 2Totals: $29,137$29,137 
  Averages:$9,113$14,569$14,569$0
Release
Date
TitleRoleOpening
Weekend
Domestic
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
Production
Budget
12/17/2010 How Do You Know? Screenwriter, Director, Producer $7,484,696 $30,212,620 $48,668,307 $120,000,000
7/27/2007 The Simpsons Movie Producer, Screenwriter $74,036,787 $183,135,014 $527,071,022 $72,500,000
12/17/2004 Spanglish Screenwriter, Director, Producer $8,817,853 $42,044,321 $54,344,321 $75,000,000
10/19/2001 Riding in Cars with Boys Producer $10,404,652 $29,781,453 $29,781,453 $47,000,000
12/24/1997 As Good as it Gets Producer, Director, Screenwriter $12,606,928 $148,478,011 $314,111,923 $50,000,000
12/13/1996 Jerry Maguire Producer $17,084,296 $153,952,592 $274,000,000 $50,000,000
2/4/1994 I'll Do Anything Director $4,702,625 $10,209,111 $10,209,111  
6/3/1988 Big Producer $8,216,190 $114,968,774 $151,668,774 $18,000,000
12/16/1987 Broadcast News Director   $51,249,404 $67,331,309  
11/23/1983 Terms of Endearment Director $3,498,813 $108,423,489 $108,423,489