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John Woo

Best known as a Director based on credits in that role in 10 films, with $1,317,875,972 worldwide aggregate box office (rank #99)
Best-known technical roles: Mission: Impossible 2 (Director), Face/Off (Director), Paycheck (Director), Paycheck (Producer), Broken Arrow (Director)
Best-known acting roles: Himself (Strange Powers: Stephin Merritt and the Magnetic Fields)
Most productive collaborators: John Travolta, Nicolas Cage, Terence Chang, Tom Cruise, Mike Werb

  1. Summary
  2. Acting Credits
  3. Technical Credits

Career Summary


  MoviesDomestic
Box Office
International
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
As an ActorInverviewee1$68,719$0$68,719
In Technical RolesDirector10$525,298,818$792,577,154$1,317,875,972
Producer2$94,703,381$81,744,673$176,448,054
Executive Producer1$27,066,941$0$27,066,941
Associate Producer1$9,369,329$0$9,369,329

Latest Ranking on Selected Box Office Record Lists


All Acting Credits


Release
Date
TitleRoleDomestic
Box Office
International
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
10/27/2010 Strange Powers: Stephin Merritt and t… Himself  $68,719 $0 $68,719
Movies: 1Totals:$68,719$0$68,719
  Averages:$68,719$0$68,719

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All Technical Credits


Release
Date
TitleRoleDomestic
Box Office
International
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
12/31/2017 Zhui bu Director $0 $15,930,000 $15,930,000
12/31/2009 Chi Bi Juezhan Tianxia Director $0 $30,500,000 $30,500,000
11/20/2009 Red Cliff Director $627,047 $119,000,000 $119,627,047
12/25/2003 Paycheck Director,
Producer 
$53,789,313 $45,030,476 $98,819,789
6/14/2002 Windtalkers Director,
Producer 
$40,914,068 $36,714,197 $77,628,265
5/24/2000 Mission: Impossible 2 Director $215,409,889 $334,178,627 $549,588,516
4/24/1998 The Big Hit Executive Producer $27,066,941 $0 $27,066,941
6/27/1997 Face/Off Director $112,276,146 $128,923,854 $241,200,000
2/9/1996 Broken Arrow Director $70,645,997 $77,700,000 $148,345,997
8/20/1993 Hard Target Director $31,636,358 $0 $31,636,358
12/31/1986 Ying Xiong Ben Se Director $0 $4,600,000 $4,600,000
1/11/1985 Tuff Turf Associate Producer $9,369,329 $0 $9,369,329
Movies: 12Totals:$561,735,088$792,577,154$1,354,312,242
  Averages:$46,811,257$66,048,096$112,859,354

Director Credits


Release
Date
TitleOpening
Weekend
Box Office
Max
Theater
Count
Domestic
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
Domestic
Share
12/31/2017 Zhui bu $0 0 $0 $15,930,000 0.0%
12/31/2009 Chi Bi Juezhan Tianxia $0 0 $0 $30,500,000 0.0%
11/20/2009 Red Cliff $13,104 42 $627,047 $119,627,047 0.5%
12/25/2003 Paycheck $13,462,374 2,762 $53,789,313 $98,819,789 54.4%
6/14/2002 Windtalkers $14,520,412 2,898 $40,914,068 $77,628,265 52.7%
5/24/2000 Mission: Impossible 2 $57,845,297 3,669 $215,409,889 $549,588,516 39.2%
6/27/1997 Face/Off $23,387,530 2,851 $112,276,146 $241,200,000 46.5%
2/9/1996 Broken Arrow $15,583,510 2,392 $70,645,997 $148,345,997 47.6%
8/20/1993 Hard Target $10,106,500 1,999 $31,636,358 $31,636,358 100.0%
12/31/1986 Ying Xiong Ben Se $0 0 $0 $4,600,000 0.0%
Movies: 10Totals:  $525,298,818$1,317,875,972 
 Averages:$13,491,8731,661$52,529,882$131,787,59734.1%

Producer Credits


Release
Date
TitleOpening
Weekend
Box Office
Max
Theater
Count
Domestic
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
Domestic
Share
12/25/2003 Paycheck $13,462,374 2,762 $53,789,313 $98,819,789 54.4%
6/14/2002 Windtalkers $14,520,412 2,898 $40,914,068 $77,628,265 52.7%
Movies: 2Totals:  $94,703,381$176,448,054 
 Averages:$13,991,3932,830$47,351,691$88,224,02753.6%



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