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Ted Chiang

Best known as a Story Creator based on a credit in that role in 1 film, with $203,178,872 worldwide aggregate box office (rank #592)
Best-known technical roles: Arrival (Story Creator)
Most productive collaborators: Amy Adams, Denis Villeneuve, Jeremy Renner, Eric Heisserer, Forest Whitaker

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Career Summary

Box Office
Box Office
Box Office
In Technical RolesStory Creator1$100,546,139$102,632,733$203,178,872

Latest Ranking on Selected Box Office Record Lists

Top Grossing Story Creator at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 501-600) 557 $100,546,139
Top Grossing Story Creator at the International Box Office (Rank 601-700) 614 $102,632,733
Top Grossing Story Creator at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 501-600) 592 $203,178,872

See the Acting Credits tab for all Acting Box Office Records and the Technical Credits tab for all Technical Box Office Records.

2016 Preview: November

November 1st, 2016

Doctor Strange

October turned out to be a mixed month. On the one hand, not one movie earned $100 million, or even came close. However, it was also a more steady month than last October and the last two weeks really helped 2016 in the year-over-year comparisons. In November, we have five films with at least a shot at $100 million, three of which should have no trouble getting to at least $200 million. A little while ago, I thought Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them would be the biggest hit of the month, but the buzz took a hit recently. More on that below. Meanwhile, Doctor Strange’s reviews are currently 90% positive and that should help it out at the box office. The third very likely $200 million hit is Moana. There is certainly precedent for an animated movie to be a monster hit at this time of year, but there is also a lot of competition. Last November was similar in strength, with five films that earned more than $100 million and two films that earned more than $200 million. None earned more than $300 million, so that’s the goal for this November. If we can get one $300 million and / or three $200 million movies over the month, then it will be seen as a victory. More...

All Technical Credits

Box Office
Box Office
Box Office
11/11/2016 Arrival Based on the Story … $100,546,139 $102,632,733 $203,178,872
Movies: 1Totals:$100,546,139$102,632,733$203,178,872