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John Guillermin

Best known as a Director based on credits in that role in 6 films, with $274,957,920 worldwide aggregate box office (rank #490)
Best-known technical roles: Death on the Nile (Director), The Blue Max (Director), King Kong (Director), King Kong Lives (Director), Sheena (Director)
Born: November 11th, 1925
Died: September 27th, 2015

  1. Summary
  2. Acting Credits
  3. Technical Credits

Career Summary


  MoviesDomestic
Box Office
International
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
In Technical RolesDirector6$213,255,630$61,702,290$274,957,920

Latest Ranking on Selected Box Office Record Lists


RecordRankAmount
Top Grossing Director at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 301-400) 359 $213,255,630
Top Grossing Director at the International Box Office (Rank 701-800) 741 $61,702,290
Top Grossing Director at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 401-500) 490 $274,957,920

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


All Technical Credits


Release
Date
TitleRoleDomestic
Box Office
International
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
12/19/1986 King Kong Lives Director $4,711,220 $0 $4,711,220
8/17/1984 Sheena Director $5,778,353 $0 $5,778,353
9/29/1978 Death on the Nile Director $18,000,000 $2,290 $18,002,290
12/17/1976 King Kong Director $52,614,445 $38,000,000 $90,614,445
12/17/1974 Towering Inferno Director $116,000,000 $23,700,000 $139,700,000
6/21/1966 The Blue Max Director $16,151,612 $0 $16,151,612
Movies: 6Totals:$213,255,630$61,702,290$274,957,920
  Averages:$35,542,605$10,283,715$45,826,320

Director Credits


Release
Date
TitleOpening
Weekend
Box Office
Max
Theater
Count
Domestic
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
Domestic
Share
12/19/1986 King Kong Lives $1,172,942 1,105 $4,711,220 $4,711,220 100.0%
8/17/1984 Sheena $2,950,114 1,496 $5,778,353 $5,778,353 100.0%
9/29/1978 Death on the Nile $0 0 $18,000,000 $18,002,290 100.0%
12/17/1976 King Kong $7,023,921 974 $52,614,445 $90,614,445 58.1%
12/17/1974 Towering Inferno $2,323,621 295 $116,000,000 $139,700,000 83.0%
6/21/1966 The Blue Max $0 0 $16,151,612 $16,151,612 100.0%
Movies: 6Totals:  $213,255,630$274,957,920 
 Averages:$2,245,100645$35,542,605$45,826,32090.2%




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