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John Patrick Shanley

Best known as a Screenwriter based on credits in that role in 4 films, with $237,019,542 worldwide aggregate box office (rank #820)
Best-known technical roles: Congo (Screenwriter), Burlesque (Additional Music), Alive (Screenwriter), Joe Versus the Volcano (Director), Joe Versus the Volcano (Screenwriter)
Most productive collaborators: Frank Marshall, Laura Linney, Dylan Walsh, Kathleen Kennedy, Ernie Hudson

  1. Summary
  2. Acting Credits
  3. Technical Credits

Career Summary


  MoviesDomestic
Box Office
International
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
In Technical RolesScreenwriter4$166,019,542$71,000,000$237,019,542
Additional Music1$39,440,655$51,112,020$90,552,675
Song Writer1$39,381,963$0$39,381,963
Director1$39,381,963$0$39,381,963

Latest Ranking on Selected Box Office Record Lists


All Technical Credits


Release
Date
TitleRoleDomestic
Box Office
International
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
11/24/2010 Burlesque Additional Music $39,440,655 $51,112,020 $90,552,675
6/9/1995 Congo Screenwriter $81,022,333 $71,000,000 $152,022,333
11/24/1993 We're Back! A Dinosaur's Story Screenwriter $9,315,576 $0 $9,315,576
1/15/1993 Alive Screenwriter $36,299,670 $0 $36,299,670
3/9/1990 Joe Versus the Volcano Director,
Screenwriter,
Song Writer 
$39,381,963 $0 $39,381,963
Movies: 5Totals:$205,460,197$122,112,020$327,572,217
  Averages:$41,092,039$24,422,404$65,514,443

Director Credits


Release
Date
TitleOpening
Weekend
Box Office
Max
Theater
Count
Domestic
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
Domestic
Share
3/9/1990 Joe Versus the Volcano $9,252,232 1,802 $39,381,963 $39,381,963 100.0%
Movies: 1Totals:  $39,381,963$39,381,963 
 Averages:$9,252,2321,802$39,381,963$39,381,963100.0%


Writer Credits


Release
Date
TitleOpening
Weekend
Box Office
Max
Theater
Count
Domestic
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
Domestic
Share
6/9/1995 Congo $24,642,539 2,676 $81,022,333 $152,022,333 53.3%
11/24/1993 We're Back! A Dinosaur's Story $3,707,770 1,829 $9,315,576 $9,315,576 100.0%
1/15/1993 Alive $8,624,292 1,337 $36,299,670 $36,299,670 100.0%
3/9/1990 Joe Versus the Volcano $9,252,232 1,802 $39,381,963 $39,381,963 100.0%
Movies: 4Totals:  $166,019,542$237,019,542 
 Averages:$11,556,7081,911$41,504,886$59,254,88688.3%


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