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F. Gary Gray

Best known as a Director based on credits in that role in 9 films, with $707,611,970 worldwide aggregate box office (rank #195)
Best-Known Technical Roles: Straight Outta Compton (Director), Straight Outta Compton (Producer), The Italian Job (Director), Law Abiding Citizen (Director), The Negotiator (Director)
Best-Known Acting Roles: Greg Mack (Straight Outta Compton), Black Man at Store (Friday)
Most productive collaborators: Gerard Butler, Jamie Foxx, Mark Wahlberg, O'Shea Jackson, Jr., Kurt Wimmer

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  3. Acting Credits
  4. Technical Credits
  MoviesDomestic
Box Office
International
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
As an ActorSupporting1$138,935,705$9,700,000$148,635,705
(Unclassified)1$27,409,510$469,214$27,878,724
In Technical RolesDirector9$508,711,528$198,900,442$707,611,970
Producer2$138,935,705$9,700,000$148,635,705

2015 Preview: August

August 1st, 2015

Fantastic Four

It is still a little too soon to tell how July will finish, as we don't have any numbers for the final weekend at the time of writing. We know Minions was a monster hit and that Ant-man will be a financial success. However, until we see how Mission: Impossible - Rogue Nation does, it will be impossible to call the month a true success. If Rogue Nation bombed this weekend, then the month is only a partial success. It would also mean the summer of 2015 could be coming to an abrupt end. As for August, only Fantastic Four has a better than 50/50 chance of reaching $100 million; although some people think Straight Outta Compton also has a shot at that milestone. Besides those two, only a couple of other films even have a realistic shot at becoming midlevel hits. Worse still, last August was amazing with Guardians of the Galaxy breaking records. Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles also did better than expected with a domestic haul of nearly $200 million. No release this August is going to match that figure. There's a good chance the top two releases combined won't do so. Fortunately, 2015 has a sizable lead over 2014, so even a soft month will keep 2015 ahead in the year-over-year comparison. More...

Release
Date
TitleRoleDomestic
Box Office
International
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
8/14/2015 Straight Outta Compton Greg Mack  $138,935,705 $9,700,000 $148,635,705
4/26/1995 Friday Black Man at Store  $27,409,510 $469,214 $27,878,724
Movies: 2Totals:$166,345,215$10,169,214$176,514,429
  Averages:$83,172,608$5,084,607$88,257,215
Release
Date
TitleRoleDomestic
Box Office
International
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
8/14/2015 Straight Outta Compton Producer,
Director 
$138,935,705 $9,700,000 $148,635,705
12/31/2014 Sea of Trees Producer $0 $0 $0
12/31/2011 The Brazilian Job Director $0 $0 $0
10/16/2009 Law Abiding Citizen Director $73,357,727 $57,802,054 $131,159,781
3/4/2005 Be Cool Director $55,849,401 $39,094,616 $94,944,017
5/30/2003 The Italian Job Director $106,126,012 $70,136,827 $176,262,839
4/4/2003 A Man Apart Director $26,500,000 $17,297,731 $43,797,731
7/29/1998 The Negotiator Director $44,484,065 $4,400,000 $48,884,065
11/6/1996 Set It Off Director $36,049,108 $0 $36,049,108
4/26/1995 Friday Director $27,409,510 $469,214 $27,878,724
Movies: 11Totals:$647,647,233$208,600,442$856,247,675
  Averages:$58,877,021$18,963,677$77,840,698