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Matt Ember

Best known as a Screenwriter based on credits in that role in 5 films, with $1,004,006,148 worldwide aggregate box office (rank #175)
Best-known technical roles: Home (Screenwriter), Epic (Screenwriter), Get Smart (Screenwriter), Failure to Launch (Screenwriter)
Most productive collaborators: Tom J. Astle, Jim Parsons, Tim Johnson, Rihanna, Mireille Soria

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Career Summary


  MoviesDomestic
Box Office
International
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
In Technical RolesScreenwriter5$503,950,592$500,055,556$1,004,006,148

Latest Ranking on Selected Box Office Record Lists


RecordRankAmount
Top Grossing Screenwriter at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 101-200) 145 $503,950,592
Top Grossing Screenwriter at the International Box Office (Rank 201-300) 235 $500,055,556
Top Grossing Screenwriter at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 101-200) 175 $1,004,006,148

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


2015 Preview: March

March 1st, 2015

Cinderella poster

February was strong thanks to The SpongeBob Movie: Sponge Out of Water and Fifty Shades of Grey, both of which beat expectations. This March could actually be even better, as there are three or four films that have a decent shot at earning $100 million or more. The top film will likely be Cinderella, which has a real shot at $200 million. Insurgent will almost assuredly get beyond the $100 million mark, while Get Hard, Home, and perhaps Chappie will also get to the century mark. Last March, there were four $100 million hits, led by Divergent, which pulled in $150 million. While this March should be better than February, I'm not sure it will be better than last March. I don't think March 2015 will be much worse than last year, but I think its percentage lead will be chipped away at by the end of the month. More...

All Technical Credits


Release
Date
TitleRoleDomestic
Box Office
International
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
2/23/2018 The War with Grandpa Screenwriter $0 $0 $0
3/27/2015 Home Screenwriter $177,397,510 $208,671,880 $386,069,390
5/24/2013 Epic Screenwriter $107,518,682 $155,275,759 $262,794,441
6/20/2008 Get Smart Screenwriter $130,319,208 $96,420,208 $226,739,416
3/10/2006 Failure to Launch Screenwriter $88,715,192 $39,687,709 $128,402,901
Movies: 5Totals:$503,950,592$500,055,556$1,004,006,148
  Averages:$100,790,118$100,011,111$200,801,230



Writer Credits


Release
Date
TitleOpening
Weekend
Box Office
Max
Theater
Count
Domestic
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
Domestic
Share
2/23/2018 The War with Grandpa $0 0 $0 $0 0.0%
3/27/2015 Home $52,107,731 3,801 $177,397,510 $386,069,390 45.9%
5/24/2013 Epic $33,531,068 3,894 $107,518,682 $262,794,441 40.9%
6/20/2008 Get Smart $38,683,480 3,915 $130,319,208 $226,739,416 57.5%
3/10/2006 Failure to Launch $24,411,322 3,202 $88,715,192 $128,402,901 69.1%
Movies: 5Totals:  $503,950,592$1,004,006,148 
 Averages:$29,746,7202,962$100,790,118$200,801,23053.4%


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