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James Baxter

Best known as a Supervising Animator based on a credit in that role in 1 film, with $937,008,132 worldwide aggregate box office (rank #25)
Best-known technical roles: Shrek 2 (Supervising Animator), The Croods (Head of Animation), Enchanted (Animation Supervisor), Penguins of Madagascar (Animation)
Most productive collaborators: Chris Sanders, Nicolas Cage, Emma Stone, Kirk De Micco, Ryan Reynolds

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Career Summary

Box Office
Box Office
Box Office
In Technical RolesSupervising Animator1$441,226,247$495,781,885$937,008,132
Head of Animation1$187,168,425$385,900,000$573,068,425
Animation Supervisor1$127,706,877$212,677,264$340,384,141

Featured Blu-ray review: Spirit: Stallion of the Cimarron

May 12th, 2014

Spirit: Stallion of the Cimarron was an early film from DreamWorks Animation. It cost $80 million to make, and likely another $30 million to $40 million to advertise. However, worldwide it barely matched its combined production budget. On the other hand, it earned an Oscar nomination for Best Animated Feature film. (Granted, it was a soft year for animated films and only three films earning a Tomatometer Score of 80% positive or better: Spirited Away, Lilo and Stitch, and The Wild Thornberrys. The last one didn't even pick up an Oscar nomination.) It has been more than a decade since so maybe it has gotten better with time. Is that the case? And is the Blu-ray worth picking up? More...

All Technical Credits

Box Office
Box Office
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11/26/2014 Penguins of Madagascar Animation-Additional… $83,350,911 $284,300,000 $367,650,911
10/31/2014 Point and Shoot Composer $0 $0 $0
3/22/2013 The Croods Head of Character An… $187,168,425 $385,900,000 $573,068,425
11/21/2007 Enchanted Hand-Drawn Animation… $127,706,877 $212,677,264 $340,384,141
5/19/2004 Shrek 2 Supervising Animator $441,226,247 $495,781,885 $937,008,132
Movies: 5Totals:$839,452,460$1,378,659,149$2,218,111,609