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William Broyles Jr.

Best known as a Screenwriter based on credits in that role in 6 films, with $1,594,781,906 worldwide aggregate box office (rank #87)
Best-known technical roles: Cast Away (Screenwriter), The Polar Express (Screenwriter), Planet of the Apes (Screenwriter), Apollo 13 (Screenwriter), Jarhead (Screenwriter)
Most productive collaborators: Tom Hanks, Robert Zemeckis, Steve Starkey, Mark Wahlberg, Tim Burton

  1. Summary
  2. Acting Credits
  3. Technical Credits

Career Summary


  MoviesDomestic
Box Office
International
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
In Technical RolesScreenwriter6$868,457,881$726,324,025$1,594,781,906

Latest Ranking on Selected Box Office Record Lists


RecordRankAmount
Top Grossing Screenwriter at the Domestic Box Office 49 $868,457,881
Top Grossing Screenwriter at the International Box Office (Rank 101-200) 139 $726,324,025
Top Grossing Screenwriter at the Worldwide Box Office 87 $1,594,781,906

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


All Technical Credits


Release
Date
TitleRoleDomestic
Box Office
International
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
10/20/2006 Flags of Our Fathers Screenwriter $33,602,376 $30,055,565 $63,657,941
11/4/2005 Jarhead Screenwriter $62,647,540 $34,300,000 $96,947,540
11/10/2004 The Polar Express Screenwriter $186,493,587 $124,140,582 $310,634,169
7/27/2001 Planet of the Apes Screenwriter $180,011,740 $182,200,000 $362,211,740
12/22/2000 Cast Away Screenwriter $233,632,142 $193,598,374 $427,230,516
6/30/1995 Apollo 13 Screenwriter $172,070,496 $162,029,504 $334,100,000
Movies: 6Totals:$868,457,881$726,324,025$1,594,781,906
  Averages:$144,742,980$121,054,004$265,796,984



Writer Credits


Release
Date
TitleOpening
Weekend
Box Office
Max
Theater
Count
Domestic
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
Domestic
Share
10/20/2006 Flags of Our Fathers $10,245,190 2,375 $33,602,376 $63,657,941 52.8%
11/4/2005 Jarhead $27,726,210 2,448 $62,647,540 $96,947,540 64.6%
11/10/2004 The Polar Express $23,325,035 3,650 $186,493,587 $310,634,169 60.0%
7/27/2001 Planet of the Apes $68,532,960 3,530 $180,011,740 $362,211,740 49.7%
12/22/2000 Cast Away $28,883,406 3,061 $233,632,142 $427,230,516 54.7%
6/30/1995 Apollo 13 $25,353,380 2,347 $172,070,496 $334,100,000 51.5%
Movies: 6Totals:  $868,457,881$1,594,781,906 
 Averages:$30,677,6972,902$144,742,980$265,796,98455.6%

Latest Ranking on All Technical Box Office Record Lists


RecordRankAmount
Top Grossing Screenwriter at the Domestic Box Office 49 $868,457,881
Top Grossing Screenwriter at the International Box Office (Rank 101-200) 139 $726,324,025
Top Grossing Screenwriter at the Worldwide Box Office 87 $1,594,781,906


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