John Dykstra

Best known as a Visual Effects Designer based on credits in that role in 5 films, with $2,614,729,396 worldwide aggregate box office (rank #2)
Best-Known Technical Roles: Spider-Man 2 (Visual Effects Supervisor), Spider-Man (Visual Effects Designer), Godzilla (Visual Effects Designer), Hancock (Visual Effects Designer), X-Men: First Class (Visual Effects Designer)
Most productive collaborators: Will Smith, Ian Bryce, Neil Spisak, Gareth Edwards, Aaron Taylor-Johnson

  1. Summary
  2. Acting Credits
  3. Technical Credits
  MoviesDomestic Box OfficeInternational Box OfficeWorldwide Box Office
In Technical RolesVisual Effects Designer5$1,099,564,197$1,515,165,199$2,614,729,396
Visual Effects Supervisor2$513,539,709$568,965,292$1,082,505,001
Special Effects Supervisor1$460,998,007$336,901,993$797,900,000
Second Unit Director1$140,015,224$158,784,776$298,800,000
Release
Date
TitleRoleOpening
Weekend
Domestic
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
Production
Budget
5/16/2014 Godzilla Additional Visual Effects Designer $93,188,384 $200,672,193 $508,172,193 $160,000,000
6/3/2011 X-Men: First Class Visual Effects Designer $55,101,604 $146,408,305 $355,408,305 $160,000,000
8/20/2009 Inglourious Basterds Visual Effects Designer $38,054,676 $120,831,050 $316,971,720 $70,000,000
7/1/2008 Hancock Visual Effects Designer $62,603,879 $227,946,274 $624,234,272 $150,000,000
6/30/2004 Spider-Man 2 Visual Effects Supervisor $88,156,227 $373,524,485 $783,705,001 $200,000,000
5/3/2002 Spider-Man Visual Effects Designer $114,844,116 $403,706,375 $809,942,906 $139,000,000
12/17/1999 Stuart Little Visual Effects Supervisor, Second Unit Director $15,018,223 $140,015,224 $298,800,000 $105,000,000
5/25/1977 Star Wars Ep. IV: A New Hope Special Effects Supervisor $1,554,475 $460,998,007 $797,900,000 $11,000,000