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John J. Strauss

Best known as a Screenwriter based on credits in that role in 3 films, with $468,895,318 worldwide aggregate box office (rank #467)
Best-known technical roles: There's Something About Mary (Screenwriter), There's Something About Mary (Story Creator), The Wild (Screenwriter), The Wild (Co-Producer), You Again (Producer)
Most productive collaborators: Ed Decter, Cameron Diaz, Bobby Farrelly, Ben Stiller, Peter Farrelly

  1. Summary
  2. Acting Credits
  3. Technical Credits

Career Summary


  MoviesDomestic
Box Office
International
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
In Technical RolesScreenwriter3$213,868,697$255,026,621$468,895,318
Story Creator1$176,484,651$193,400,000$369,884,651
Co-Producer1$37,384,046$61,626,621$99,010,667
Producer1$25,702,053$7,136,892$32,838,945

Latest Ranking on Selected Box Office Record Lists


All Technical Credits


Release
Date
TitleRoleDomestic
Box Office
International
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
12/31/2011 Big Mike Screenwriter $0 $0 $0
9/24/2010 You Again Producer $25,702,053 $7,136,892 $32,838,945
4/14/2006 The Wild Screenwriter,
Co-Producer 
$37,384,046 $61,626,621 $99,010,667
7/15/1998 There's Something About Mary Screenwriter,
Story Creator 
$176,484,651 $193,400,000 $369,884,651
Movies: 4Totals:$239,570,750$262,163,513$501,734,263
  Averages:$59,892,688$65,540,878$125,433,566


Producer Credits


Release
Date
TitleOpening
Weekend
Box Office
Max
Theater
Count
Domestic
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
Domestic
Share
9/24/2010 You Again $8,407,513 2,548 $25,702,053 $32,838,945 78.3%
Movies: 1Totals:  $25,702,053$32,838,945 
 Averages:$8,407,5132,548$25,702,053$32,838,94578.3%

Writer Credits


Release
Date
TitleOpening
Weekend
Box Office
Max
Theater
Count
Domestic
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
Domestic
Share
12/31/2011 Big Mike $0 0 $0 $0 0.0%
4/14/2006 The Wild $9,684,809 2,854 $37,384,046 $99,010,667 37.8%
7/15/1998 There's Something About Mary $13,740,644 2,557 $176,484,651 $369,884,651 47.7%
Movies: 4Totals:  $390,353,348$838,779,969 
 Averages:$9,291,5241,992$97,588,337$209,694,99244.4%


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