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Paul Schrader

Best known as a Director based on credits in that role in 13 films, with $98,109,138 worldwide aggregate box office (rank #862)
Best-known technical roles: First Reformed (Director), First Reformed (Screenwriter), Touch (Director), The Canyons (Director), Affliction (Director)
Best-known acting roles: Himself (Hitchcock/Truffaut), Himself (Eames: The Architect and the Painter), Himself (A Decade Under the Influence)
Most productive collaborators: Kent Jones, François Truffaut, Wes Anderson, Serge Toubiana, Oliver Mille

  1. Summary
  2. Acting Credits
  3. Technical Credits

Career Summary


  MoviesDomestic
Box Office
International
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
As an ActorInverviewee2$457,987$386,040$844,027
(Unclassified)1$34,514$0$34,514
In Technical RolesDirector13$52,966,852$45,142,286$98,109,138
Screenwriter3$3,356,428$0$3,356,428

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All Acting Credits


Release
Date
TitleRoleDomestic
Box Office
International
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
12/2/2015 Hitchcock/Truffaut Himself  $304,899 $352,132 $657,031
11/18/2011 Eames: The Architect and the Painter Himself  $153,088 $33,908 $186,996
4/25/2003 A Decade Under the Influence Himself  $34,514 $0 $34,514
Movies: 3Totals:$492,501$386,040$878,541
  Averages:$164,167$128,680$292,847


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All Technical Credits


Release
Date
TitleRoleDomestic
Box Office
International
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
5/18/2018 First Reformed Director,
Screenwriter 
$3,356,428 $0 $3,356,428
11/4/2016 Dog Eat Dog Director $0 $69,322 $69,322
12/31/2014 The Jesuit Screenwriter $0 $0 $0
12/5/2014 Dying of the Light Director,
Screenwriter 
$0 $0 $0
8/2/2013 The Canyons Director $59,671 $2,704 $62,375
12/7/2007 The Walker Director $79,698 $428,505 $508,203
10/18/2002 Auto Focus Director $2,062,066 $641,755 $2,703,821
12/31/1999 Forever Mine Director $0 $0 $0
12/30/1998 Affliction Director $6,330,054 $0 $6,330,054
2/14/1997 Touch Director $408,097 $0 $408,097
2/6/1987 Light of Day Director $10,489,617 $0 $10,489,617
9/13/1985 Mishima: A Life in Four Chapters Director $437,547 $0 $437,547
4/2/1982 Cat People Director $7,000,000 $14,000,000 $21,000,000
2/1/1980 American Gigolo Director $22,743,674 $30,000,000 $52,743,674
Movies: 14Totals:$52,966,852$45,142,286$98,109,138
  Averages:$3,783,347$3,224,449$7,007,796

Director Credits


Release
Date
TitleOpening
Weekend
Box Office
Max
Theater
Count
Domestic
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
Domestic
Share
5/18/2018 First Reformed $97,562 334 $3,356,428 $3,356,428 100.0%
11/4/2016 Dog Eat Dog $0 0 $0 $69,322 0.0%
12/5/2014 Dying of the Light $0 0 $0 $0 0.0%
8/2/2013 The Canyons $13,351 9 $59,671 $62,375 95.7%
12/7/2007 The Walker $16,525 14 $79,698 $508,203 15.7%
10/18/2002 Auto Focus $123,761 461 $2,062,066 $2,703,821 76.3%
12/31/1999 Forever Mine $0 0 $0 $0 0.0%
12/30/1998 Affliction $63,979 335 $6,330,054 $6,330,054 100.0%
2/14/1997 Touch $195,236 51 $408,097 $408,097 100.0%
2/6/1987 Light of Day $3,536,309 1,041 $10,489,617 $10,489,617 100.0%
9/13/1985 Mishima: A Life in Four Chapters $10,378 14 $437,547 $437,547 100.0%
4/2/1982 Cat People $1,617,636 600 $7,000,000 $21,000,000 33.3%
2/1/1980 American Gigolo $3,559,930 570 $22,743,674 $52,743,674 43.1%
Movies: 13Totals:  $52,966,852$98,109,138 
 Averages:$710,359264$4,074,373$7,546,85769.5%


Writer Credits


Release
Date
TitleOpening
Weekend
Box Office
Max
Theater
Count
Domestic
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
Domestic
Share
5/18/2018 First Reformed $97,562 334 $3,356,428 $3,356,428 100.0%
12/31/2014 The Jesuit $0 0 $0 $0 0.0%
12/5/2014 Dying of the Light $0 0 $0 $0 0.0%
Movies: 3Totals:  $3,356,428$3,356,428 
 Averages:$32,521111$1,118,809$1,118,809100.0%


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