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Charles Shyer

Best known as a Director based on credits in that role in 7 films, with $302,578,210 worldwide aggregate box office (rank #469)
Best-known technical roles: Father of the Bride Part II (Director), Father of the Bride Part II (Screenwriter), The Parent Trap (Screenwriter), The Parent Trap (Producer), Father of the Bride (Director)
Most productive collaborators: Nancy Meyers, Jude Law, Steve Martin, Marisa Tomei, Elaine Pope

  1. Summary
  2. Acting Credits
  3. Technical Credits

Career Summary


  MoviesDomestic
Box Office
International
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
In Technical RolesDirector7$249,637,137$52,941,073$302,578,210
Screenwriter6$288,815,342$70,609,973$359,425,315
Producer2$79,704,457$39,468,900$119,173,357
Second Unit Director1$66,308,518$17,668,900$83,977,418

Latest Ranking on Selected Box Office Record Lists


All Technical Credits


Release
Date
TitleRoleDomestic
Box Office
International
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
11/5/2004 Alfie Screenwriter,
Producer,
Director 
$13,395,939 $21,800,000 $35,195,939
11/30/2001 The Affair of the Necklace Director $430,313 $0 $430,313
7/29/1998 The Parent Trap Screenwriter,
Producer,
Second Unit Director 
$66,308,518 $17,668,900 $83,977,418
12/8/1995 Father of the Bride Part II Director,
Screenwriter 
$76,578,911 $0 $76,578,911
6/29/1994 I Love Trouble Director,
Screenwriter 
$30,806,194 $31,141,073 $61,947,267
12/20/1991 Father of the Bride Director,
Screenwriter 
$89,325,780 $0 $89,325,780
10/7/1987 Baby Boom Director $26,700,000 $0 $26,700,000
9/28/1984 Irreconcilable Differences Director,
Screenwriter 
$12,400,000 $0 $12,400,000
Movies: 8Totals:$315,945,655$70,609,973$386,555,628
  Averages:$39,493,207$8,826,247$48,319,454

Director Credits


Release
Date
TitleOpening
Weekend
Box Office
Max
Theater
Count
Domestic
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
Domestic
Share
11/5/2004 Alfie $6,218,335 2,215 $13,395,939 $35,195,939 38.1%
11/30/2001 The Affair of the Necklace $125,523 40 $430,313 $430,313 100.0%
12/8/1995 Father of the Bride Part II $11,134,978 2,148 $76,578,911 $76,578,911 100.0%
6/29/1994 I Love Trouble $7,827,002 1,746 $30,806,194 $61,947,267 49.7%
12/20/1991 Father of the Bride $7,031,146 1,712 $89,325,780 $89,325,780 100.0%
10/7/1987 Baby Boom $1,357,413 892 $26,700,000 $26,700,000 100.0%
9/28/1984 Irreconcilable Differences $3,076,894 902 $12,400,000 $12,400,000 100.0%
Movies: 7Totals:  $249,637,137$302,578,210 
 Averages:$5,253,0421,379$35,662,448$43,225,45984.0%

Producer Credits


Release
Date
TitleOpening
Weekend
Box Office
Max
Theater
Count
Domestic
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
Domestic
Share
11/5/2004 Alfie $6,218,335 2,215 $13,395,939 $35,195,939 38.1%
7/29/1998 The Parent Trap $11,148,497 2,642 $66,308,518 $83,977,418 79.0%
Movies: 2Totals:  $79,704,457$119,173,357 
 Averages:$8,683,4162,429$39,852,229$59,586,67958.5%

Writer Credits


Release
Date
TitleOpening
Weekend
Box Office
Max
Theater
Count
Domestic
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
Domestic
Share
11/5/2004 Alfie $6,218,335 2,215 $13,395,939 $35,195,939 38.1%
7/29/1998 The Parent Trap $11,148,497 2,642 $66,308,518 $83,977,418 79.0%
12/8/1995 Father of the Bride Part II $11,134,978 2,148 $76,578,911 $76,578,911 100.0%
6/29/1994 I Love Trouble $7,827,002 1,746 $30,806,194 $61,947,267 49.7%
12/20/1991 Father of the Bride $7,031,146 1,712 $89,325,780 $89,325,780 100.0%
9/28/1984 Irreconcilable Differences $3,076,894 902 $12,400,000 $12,400,000 100.0%
Movies: 6Totals:  $288,815,342$359,425,315 
 Averages:$7,739,4751,894$48,135,890$59,904,21977.8%


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