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Leslie Dixon

Best known as a Screenwriter based on credits in that role in 6 films, with $1,113,719,393 worldwide aggregate box office (rank #161)
Best-known technical roles: Gone Girl (Executive Producer), Hairspray (Screenwriter), Mrs. Doubtfire (Screenwriter), Limitless (Screenwriter), Limitless (Producer)
Most productive collaborators: Bradley Cooper, Ben Affleck, David Fincher, Neil Burger, Rosamund Pike

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Career Summary


  MoviesDomestic
Box Office
International
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
In Technical RolesScreenwriter6$552,737,865$560,981,528$1,113,719,393
Executive Producer1$167,767,189$200,800,000$368,567,189
Producer1$79,249,455$76,315,464$155,564,919
Story Creator1$50,316,123$35,060,903$85,377,026

Latest Ranking on Selected Box Office Record Lists


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All Technical Credits


Release
Date
TitleRoleDomestic
Box Office
International
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
5/4/2018 Overboard Screenwriter,
Story by 
$50,316,123 $35,060,903 $85,377,026
10/3/2014 Gone Girl Executive Producer $167,767,189 $200,800,000 $368,567,189
3/18/2011 Limitless Screenwriter,
Producer 
$79,249,455 $76,315,464 $155,564,919
10/5/2007 The Heartbreak Kid Screenwriter $36,787,257 $90,981,533 $127,768,790
7/20/2007 Hairspray Screenwriter $118,871,849 $84,163,723 $203,035,572
9/16/2005 Just Like Heaven Screenwriter $48,318,130 $52,368,953 $100,687,083
11/24/1993 Mrs. Doubtfire Screenwriter $219,195,051 $222,090,952 $441,286,003
Movies: 7Totals:$720,505,054$761,781,528$1,482,286,582
  Averages:$102,929,293$108,825,933$211,755,226


Producer Credits


Release
Date
TitleOpening
Weekend
Box Office
Max
Theater
Count
Domestic
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
Domestic
Share
3/18/2011 Limitless $18,907,302 2,838 $79,249,455 $155,564,919 50.9%
Movies: 1Totals:  $79,249,455$155,564,919 
 Averages:$18,907,3022,838$79,249,455$155,564,91950.9%

Writer Credits


Release
Date
TitleOpening
Weekend
Box Office
Max
Theater
Count
Domestic
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
Domestic
Share
5/4/2018 Overboard $14,711,101 2,006 $50,316,123 $85,377,026 58.9%
3/18/2011 Limitless $18,907,302 2,838 $79,249,455 $155,564,919 50.9%
10/5/2007 The Heartbreak Kid $14,022,105 3,233 $36,787,257 $127,768,790 28.8%
7/20/2007 Hairspray $27,476,745 3,121 $118,871,849 $203,035,572 58.5%
9/16/2005 Just Like Heaven $16,408,718 3,543 $48,318,130 $100,687,083 48.0%
11/24/1993 Mrs. Doubtfire $20,468,847 2,354 $219,195,051 $441,286,003 49.7%
Movies: 7Totals:  $603,053,988$1,199,096,419 
 Averages:$18,100,8462,729$86,150,570$171,299,48850.5%


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