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John G. Avildsen

Best known as a Director based on credits in that role in 15 films, with $739,596,623 worldwide aggregate box office (rank #210)
Best-Known Technical Roles: The Karate Kid (Director), The Karate Kid (Editor), American Satan (Executive Producer), The Formula (Director), Joe (Director)
Best-Known Acting Roles: Himself (A Decade Under the Influence)
Born: December 21st, 1935
Died: June 16th, 2017

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  3. Acting Credits
  4. Technical Credits
  MoviesDomestic
Box Office
International
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
As an Actor(Unclassified)1$34,514$0$34,514
In Technical RolesDirector15$552,831,770$186,764,853$739,596,623
Editor1$90,815,558$0$90,815,558
Executive Producer1$132,000$0$132,000

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Release
Date
TitleRoleDomestic
Box Office
International
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
4/25/2003 A Decade Under the Influence Himself  $34,514 $0 $34,514
Movies: 1Totals:$34,514$0$34,514
  Averages:$34,514$0$34,514
Release
Date
TitleRoleDomestic
Box Office
International
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
10/13/2017 American Satan Executive Producer $132,000 $0 $132,000
2/25/1994 8 Seconds Director $19,582,455 $0 $19,582,455
1/1/1992 The Power of One Director $2,827,107 $0 $2,827,107
11/16/1990 Rocky V Director $40,946,358 $79,000,000 $119,946,358
6/30/1989 The Karate Kid, Part III Director $38,793,278 $0 $38,793,278
3/3/1989 Lean on Me Director $29,823,140 $0 $29,823,140
1/15/1988 For Keeps? Director $17,000,000 $0 $17,000,000
6/20/1986 The Karate Kid, Part II Director $115,103,979 $0 $115,103,979
6/22/1984 The Karate Kid Editor,
Director 
$90,815,558 $0 $90,815,558
11/18/1983 A Night in Heaven Director $5,563,663 $0 $5,563,663
12/18/1981 Neighbors Director $29,916,207 $0 $29,916,207
12/19/1980 The Formula Director $8,894,289 $0 $8,894,289
11/8/1978 Slow Dancing in the Big City Director $11,335 $0 $11,335
11/21/1976 Rocky Director $117,235,147 $107,764,853 $225,000,000
1/1/1975 W.W. and the Dixie Dancekings Director $17,000,000 $0 $17,000,000
7/15/1970 Joe Director $19,319,254 $0 $19,319,254
Movies: 16Totals:$552,963,770$186,764,853$739,728,623
  Averages:$34,560,236$11,672,803$46,233,039