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Nicolas Winding Refn

Best known as a Director based on credits in that role in 3 films, with $84,989,688 worldwide aggregate box office (rank #828)
Best-Known Technical Roles: Drive (Director), The Neon Demon (Director), The Neon Demon (Screenwriter), The Neon Demon (Story Creator), Only God Forgives (Director)
Best-Known Acting Roles: Himself (Jodorowsky’s Dune)
Most productive collaborators: Ryan Gosling, Carey Mulligan, William Lischak, Gary Michael Walters, Bryan Cranston

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  MoviesDomestic
Box Office
International
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
As an ActorInverviewee1$646,512$0$646,512
Documentary Subject1$0$0$0
In Technical RolesDirector3$37,169,662$47,820,026$84,989,688
Screenwriter2$2,108,973$4,825,890$6,934,863
Executive Producer2$5,040$187,708$192,748
Story Creator2$1,338,164$1,294,887$2,633,051

Featured Blu-ray and DVD Review: The Neon Demon

October 10th, 2016

The Neon Demon

When The Neon Demon was first screened at the Cannes Film Festival, it earned a lot of praise including a standing ovation... also people booed the film, while there have been plenty of reports of people walking out of the movie. You rarely see such a divergent opinion on a film and that made me very intrigued. Will I love the film? Will I hate it? Will I be one of the few people who were indifferent? More...

Limited Releases Grab Your Attention

July 19th, 2013

Every week we try and find a limited release with potential to expand significantly. This week there are two such films that appeared to be contenders: Girl Most Likely and Only God Forgives. Then the reviews came in and the chances of limited release success became a lot more limited. There are a few films earning stunning reviews: The Act of Killing, Blackfish, and Ways to Live Forever. I'm not sure any will expand significantly. Grabbers' reviews are not quite as strong, but it is the film I'm looking forward to seeing the most. More...

Release
Date
TitleRoleDomestic
Box Office
International
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
2/27/2015 My Life Directed by Nicolas Winding Refn Himself  $0 $0 $0
3/21/2014 Jodorowsky’s Dune Himself  $646,512 $0 $646,512
Movies: 2Totals:$646,512$0$646,512
  Averages:$323,256$0$323,256
Release
Date
TitleRoleDomestic
Box Office
International
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
6/24/2016 The Neon Demon Screenwriter,
Director,
Story by 
$1,333,124 $1,107,179 $2,440,303
12/5/2014 Dying of the Light Executive Producer $0 $0 $0
7/19/2013 Only God Forgives Screenwriter,
Director 
$775,849 $3,718,711 $4,494,560
10/26/2012 Pusher Based on the origina…,
Executive Producer 
$5,040 $187,708 $192,748
9/16/2011 Drive Director $35,060,689 $42,994,136 $78,054,825
Movies: 5Totals:$37,174,702$48,007,734$85,182,436
  Averages:$7,434,940$9,601,547$17,036,487