Atom Egoyan

Best known as a Director based on credits in that role in 10 films, with $31,139,694 worldwide aggregate box office (rank #1,024)
Best-Known Technical Roles: The Captive (Director), The Captive (Screenwriter), The Captive (Story Creator), The Captive (Producer), The Adjuster (Director)
Best-Known Acting Roles: (Barney's Version), Himself (This Film is Not Yet Rated), Sea Bunnies Director (Camilla)
Most productive collaborators: Scott Speedman, Paul Giamatti, Robert Lantos, Bruce Greenwood, Dustin Hoffman

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  MoviesDomestic Box OfficeInternational Box OfficeWorldwide Box Office
As an ActorSupporting2$7,753,553$1,343,015$9,096,568
(Unclassified)1$306,845$34,923$341,768
In Technical RolesDirector10$16,959,781$14,179,913$31,139,694
Screenwriter1$451,457$0$451,457
Producer1$451,457$0$451,457
Story Creator1$451,457$0$451,457

DVD and Blu-ray Releases for March 3rd, 2015

March 3rd, 2015

This is not a great week for new releases on the home market. The Hunger Games: Mockingjay, Part 1 is by far the biggest new title and its DVD and Blu-ray Combo Pack is going to sell a ton of units. However, its reviews are not up to the level required to make it our Pick of the Week. Conversely, Foxcatcher is award-worthy, but the DVD and Blu-ray Combo Pack doesn't have enough extras to be a Pick of the Week. It seemed like every choice for Pick of the Week wasn't quite up to the level needed, so I'm going to go outside the box and pick To Write Love On Her Arms on DVD, which is a film I've been waiting to see for about three years. More...

Featured Blu-ray / DVD Review: The Captive

March 2nd, 2015

The Captive was co-written and directed by Atom Egoyan, who has made some amazing films over the years. It stars Ryan Reynolds, who showed he can really act with his performance in Buried. However, the film struggled in its opening weekend and failed to find an audience in theaters. Is it a worthy addition to the two men's filmography? Or is there a good reason audience stayed away? More...

Release
Date
TitleRoleOpening
Weekend
Domestic
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
Production
Budget
12/17/2010 Barney's Version     $7,502,560 $8,845,575 $30,000,000
9/1/2006 This Film is Not Yet Rated Himself  $30,664 $306,845 $341,768  
11/25/1994 Camilla Sea Bunnies Director    $250,993 $250,993  
Movies: 3Totals: $8,060,398$9,438,336 
  Averages:$10,221$2,686,799$3,146,112$10,000,000
Release
Date
TitleRoleOpening
Weekend
Domestic
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
Production
Budget
12/12/2014 The Captive Screenwriter, Story Creator, Director, Producer $450,000 $451,457 $451,457  
5/9/2014 Devilís Knot Director   $0 $0  
3/26/2010 Chloe Director $900,688 $3,075,255 $11,831,131 $13,000,000
5/8/2009 Adoration Director $39,358 $294,244 $384,244 $4,000,000
10/14/2005 Where the Truth Lies Director $139,542 $872,142 $1,415,656 $25,000,000
11/15/2002 Ararat Director $211,130 $1,693,000 $1,693,000 $15,500,000
11/12/1999 Felicia's Journey Director $43,131 $824,295 $1,970,268 $15,000,000
11/21/1997 The Sweet Hereafter Director $31,149 $4,306,697 $7,951,247 $5,000,000
3/3/1995 Exotica Director $16,950 $5,046,118 $5,046,118 $1,500,000
7/1/1992 The Adjuster Director   $396,573 $396,573