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William Goldman

Best known as a Screenwriter based on credits in that role in 5 films, with $170,465,179 worldwide aggregate box office (rank #1,044)
Best-known technical roles: Absolute Power (Screenwriter), Dreamcatcher (Screenwriter), Heat (Screenwriter), Heat (Story Creator), Chaplin (Screenwriter)
Most productive collaborators: Morgan Freeman, Lawrence Kasdan, Clint Eastwood, Thomas Jane, Jason Lee

  1. Summary
  2. Acting Credits
  3. Technical Credits

Career Summary


  MoviesDomestic
Box Office
International
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
As an ActorSupporting1$0$32,572$32,572
In Technical RolesScreenwriter5$127,539,222$42,925,957$170,465,179
Story Creator2$34,496,295$925,957$35,422,252

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All Acting Credits


Release
Date
TitleRoleDomestic
Box Office
International
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
1/9/2015 Black November Rick  $0 $32,572 $32,572
Movies: 1Totals:$0$32,572$32,572
  Averages:$0$32,572$32,572

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All Technical Credits


Release
Date
TitleRoleDomestic
Box Office
International
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
1/30/2015 Wild Card Screenwriter,
Story Creator 
$3,200 $925,957 $929,157
3/21/2003 Dreamcatcher Screenwriter $33,685,268 $42,000,000 $75,685,268
2/14/1997 Absolute Power Screenwriter $50,068,310 $0 $50,068,310
12/25/1992 Chaplin Screenwriter $9,289,349 $0 $9,289,349
3/13/1987 Heat Screenwriter,
Based on "Heat" By 
$34,493,095 $0 $34,493,095
Movies: 5Totals:$127,539,222$42,925,957$170,465,179
  Averages:$25,507,844$8,585,191$34,093,036



Writer Credits


Release
Date
TitleOpening
Weekend
Box Office
Max
Theater
Count
Domestic
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
Domestic
Share
1/30/2015 Wild Card $0 13 $3,200 $929,157 0.3%
3/21/2003 Dreamcatcher $15,027,423 2,945 $33,685,268 $75,685,268 44.5%
2/14/1997 Absolute Power $16,770,220 2,568 $50,068,310 $50,068,310 100.0%
12/25/1992 Chaplin $0 1,080 $9,289,349 $9,289,349 100.0%
3/13/1987 Heat $1,354,375 863 $34,493,095 $34,493,095 100.0%
Movies: 7Totals:  $162,035,517$205,887,431 
 Averages:$4,929,4851,192$23,147,931$29,412,49063.6%


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