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Francis Ford Coppola

Best known as a Director based on credits in that role in 22 films, with $965,456,398 worldwide aggregate box office (rank #158)
Best-known technical roles: The Good Shepherd (Executive Producer), Bram Stoker's Dracula (Director), Bram Stoker's Dracula (Producer), Lost in Translation (Executive Producer), Jack (Director)
Best-known acting roles: Director of TV Crew (Apocalypse Now), Director of TV Crew (Apocalypse Now Redux), Himself (A Decade Under the Influence), Himself (Red Obsession)
Most productive collaborators: Robert De Niro, Gary Oldman, James V. Hart, Matt Damon, Sofia Coppola

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  3. Acting Credits
  4. Technical Credits

Career Summary


  MoviesDomestic
Box Office
International
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
As an ActorInverviewee2$9,939$14,448$24,387
(Unclassified)3$83,450,473$2,450,488$85,900,961
In Technical RolesDirector22$692,444,040$273,012,358$965,456,398
Executive Producer8$154,278,086$150,120,435$304,398,521
Producer3$126,561,721$223,339,902$349,901,623
Screenwriter1$45,916,769$0$45,916,769

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Home Market Releases for April 25th, 2017

April 25th, 2017

Tanpopo

We are entering the worst time of year for the home market. The number of Oscar contenders have nearly dried up and there are more bombs than box office hits. As for the best of the new releases, The Criterion Collection release for Tampopo is the best and the only real choice for Pick of the Week. Meanwhile, the Mean Dreams DVD earns Puck of the Week, for the best Canadian release of the week. More...

2012 - Holiday Gift Guide - Part III

December 15th, 2012

We are getting closer and closer to Christmas and we are getting to the crunch time for gift shopping. After checking out first run releases and franchise box sets in Part I and TV on DVD releases in Part II, this week we look at limited releases, classics, and foreign films. Some are pretty obvious choices, as we had a few limited releases that broke into the mainstream during their theatrical releases, but there are also a few more films that slipped beneath the radar the last time around. The biggest of these is... More...

DVD and Blu-ray Releases for December 4th, 2012

December 4th, 2012

It is an awesome week for new releases on the home market. Not only is one of the biggest hits of all time coming out, but there are a number of other releases that are Pick of the Week contenders. The Dark Knight Rises, Beasts of the Southern Wild, Finding Nemo, Star Trek: The Next Generation: Season Two, My Little Pony Friendship Is Magic: Season One, Brazil, Francis Ford Coppola: 5-Film Collection - Blu-ray, and others. In the end, I went with Finding Nemo: 3D Combo Pack, but it really is an excellent week for prime releases. More...

All Acting Credits


Release
Date
TitleRoleDomestic
Box Office
International
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
4/28/2017 Harold and Lillian: A Hollywood Love … Himself  $0 $0 $0
9/6/2013 Red Obsession Himself  $9,939 $14,448 $24,387
4/25/2003 A Decade Under the Influence Himself  $34,514 $0 $34,514
8/3/2001 Apocalypse Now Redux Director of TV Crew  $4,615,959 $0 $4,615,959
8/15/1979 Apocalypse Now Director of TV Crew  $78,800,000 $2,450,488 $81,250,488
Movies: 5Totals:$83,460,412$2,464,936$85,925,348
  Averages:$16,692,082$492,987$17,185,070


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All Technical Credits


Release
Date
TitleRoleDomestic
Box Office
International
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
7/23/2013 Twixt Director $0 $1,268,346 $1,268,346
6/14/2013 The Bling Ring Executive Producer $5,845,732 $6,561,759 $12,407,491
3/22/2013 On the Road Executive Producer $720,828 $8,592,474 $9,313,302
12/22/2010 Somewhere Executive Producer $1,785,645 $15,237,476 $17,023,121
6/11/2009 Tetro Director $518,522 $0 $518,522
12/14/2007 Youth Without Youth Director $239,495 $1,822,309 $2,061,804
12/22/2006 The Good Shepherd Executive Producer $59,908,565 $40,000,000 $99,908,565
11/12/2004 Kinsey Executive Producer $10,214,647 $7,228,882 $17,443,529
9/12/2003 Lost in Translation Executive Producer $44,585,453 $72,499,844 $117,085,297
8/3/2001 Apocalypse Now Redux Director $4,615,959 $0 $4,615,959
1/14/2000 Supernova Director $14,218,868 $597,626 $14,816,494
11/21/1997 The Rainmaker Screenwriter,
Director 
$45,916,769 $0 $45,916,769
8/9/1996 Jack Director $58,617,334 $0 $58,617,334
4/7/1995 Don Juan DeMarco Producer $22,032,635 $0 $22,032,635
11/4/1994 Frankenstein Producer $22,006,296 $90,000,000 $112,006,296
11/13/1992 Bram Stoker's Dracula Director,
Producer 
$82,522,790 $133,339,902 $215,862,692
9/11/1992 Wind Executive Producer $5,519,569 $0 $5,519,569
12/25/1990 The Godfather: Part III Director $66,520,529 $0 $66,520,529
3/1/1989 New York Stories Director $10,763,469 $0 $10,763,469
8/12/1988 Tucker: The Man and His Dream Director $19,652,638 $0 $19,652,638
5/8/1987 Gardens of Stone Director $5,262,047 $0 $5,262,047
10/10/1986 Peggy Sue Got Married Director $41,382,841 $0 $41,382,841
12/14/1984 The Cotton Club Director $25,928,721 $0 $25,928,721
10/7/1983 Rumble Fish Director $2,500,000 $98 $2,500,098
3/25/1983 The Outsiders Director,
Executive Producer 
$25,697,647 $0 $25,697,647
2/12/1982 One From the Heart Director $1,000,000 $0 $1,000,000
8/15/1979 Apocalypse Now Director $78,800,000 $2,450,488 $81,250,488
12/11/1974 The Godfather: Part II Director $57,300,000 $0 $57,300,000
4/7/1974 The Conversation Director $4,420,000 $0 $4,420,000
3/15/1972 The Godfather Director $134,966,411 $133,533,589 $268,500,000
10/9/1968 Finian’s Rainbow Director $11,600,000 $0 $11,600,000
Movies: 31Totals:$865,063,410$513,132,793$1,378,196,203
  Averages:$27,905,271$16,552,671$44,457,942

Director Credits


Release
Date
TitleOpening
Weekend
Box Office
Max
Theater
Count
Domestic
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
Domestic
Share
7/23/2013 Twixt $0 0 $0 $1,268,346 0.0%
6/11/2009 Tetro $32,442 16 $518,522 $518,522 100.0%
12/14/2007 Youth Without Youth $28,550 18 $239,495 $2,061,804 11.6%
8/3/2001 Apocalypse Now Redux $96,992 105 $4,615,959 $4,615,959 100.0%
1/14/2000 Supernova $6,731,940 2,280 $14,218,868 $14,816,494 96.0%
11/21/1997 The Rainmaker $10,626,507 2,389 $45,916,769 $45,916,769 100.0%
8/9/1996 Jack $11,191,496 2,232 $58,617,334 $58,617,334 100.0%
11/13/1992 Bram Stoker's Dracula $30,521,679 2,491 $82,522,790 $215,862,692 38.2%
12/25/1990 The Godfather: Part III $19,558,558 1,922 $66,520,529 $66,520,529 100.0%
3/1/1989 New York Stories $0 514 $10,763,469 $10,763,469 100.0%
8/12/1988 Tucker: The Man and His Dream $3,709,562 720 $19,652,638 $19,652,638 100.0%
5/8/1987 Gardens of Stone $1,645,588 612 $5,262,047 $5,262,047 100.0%
10/10/1986 Peggy Sue Got Married $6,942,408 1,107 $41,382,841 $41,382,841 100.0%
12/14/1984 The Cotton Club $2,903,603 809 $25,928,721 $25,928,721 100.0%
10/7/1983 Rumble Fish $18,985 296 $2,500,000 $2,500,098 100.0%
3/25/1983 The Outsiders $5,068,165 1,002 $25,697,647 $25,697,647 100.0%
2/12/1982 One From the Heart $389,249 41 $1,000,000 $1,000,000 100.0%
8/15/1979 Apocalypse Now $118,558 3 $78,800,000 $81,250,488 97.0%
12/11/1974 The Godfather: Part II $0 0 $57,300,000 $57,300,000 100.0%
4/7/1974 The Conversation $0 0 $4,420,000 $4,420,000 100.0%
3/15/1972 The Godfather $302,393 323 $134,966,411 $268,500,000 50.3%
10/9/1968 Finian’s Rainbow $0 0 $11,600,000 $11,600,000 100.0%
Movies: 22Totals:  $692,444,040$965,456,398 
 Averages:$4,540,303767$31,474,729$43,884,38286.0%

Producer Credits


Release
Date
TitleOpening
Weekend
Box Office
Max
Theater
Count
Domestic
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
Domestic
Share
4/7/1995 Don Juan DeMarco $4,556,274 1,226 $22,032,635 $22,032,635 100.0%
11/4/1994 Frankenstein $11,212,889 2,177 $22,006,296 $112,006,296 19.6%
11/13/1992 Bram Stoker's Dracula $30,521,679 2,491 $82,522,790 $215,862,692 38.2%
Movies: 3Totals:  $126,561,721$349,901,623 
 Averages:$15,430,2811,965$42,187,240$116,633,87452.6%

Writer Credits


Release
Date
TitleOpening
Weekend
Box Office
Max
Theater
Count
Domestic
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
Domestic
Share
11/21/1997 The Rainmaker $10,626,507 2,389 $45,916,769 $45,916,769 100.0%
Movies: 1Totals:  $45,916,769$45,916,769 
 Averages:$10,626,5072,389$45,916,769$45,916,769100.0%


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