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Charlie Kaufman

Best known as a Screenwriter based on credits in that role in 4 films, with $111,122,840 worldwide aggregate box office (rank #1,283)
Best-known technical roles: Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind (Screenwriter), Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind (Story Creator), Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind (Executive Producer), Confessions of a Dangerous Mind (Screenwriter), Anomalisa (Director)
Most productive collaborators: Jim Carrey, Michel Gondry, Kate Winslet, George Clooney, Kirsten Dunst

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Career Summary


  MoviesDomestic
Box Office
International
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
In Technical RolesScreenwriter4$54,133,522$56,989,318$111,122,840
Story Creator1$34,366,518$38,204,244$72,570,762
Executive Producer1$34,366,518$38,204,244$72,570,762
Director1$3,759,286$1,778,987$5,538,273
Producer1$3,759,286$1,778,987$5,538,273

Latest Ranking on Selected Box Office Record Lists


RecordRankAmount
Top Grossing Director at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 1,601-1,700) 1,657 $3,759,286
Top Grossing Executive Producer at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 2,101-2,200) 2,109 $34,366,518
Top Grossing Producer at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 2,701-2,800) 2,751 $3,759,286
Top Grossing Screenwriter at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 1,201-1,300) 1,299 $54,133,522
Top Grossing Story Creator at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 1,101-1,200) 1,147 $34,366,518
Top Grossing Director at the International Box Office (Rank 2,301-2,400) 2,393 $1,778,987
Top Grossing Executive Producer at the International Box Office (Rank 1,901-2,000) 1,929 $38,204,244
Top Grossing Producer at the International Box Office (Rank 3,301-3,400) 3,376 $1,778,987
Top Grossing Screenwriter at the International Box Office (Rank 1,201-1,300) 1,286 $56,989,318
Top Grossing Story Creator at the International Box Office (Rank 1,001-1,100) 1,019 $38,204,244
Top Grossing Director at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 2,301-2,400) 2,323 $5,538,273
Top Grossing Executive Producer at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 2,001-2,100) 2,056 $72,570,762
Top Grossing Producer at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 3,301-3,400) 3,377 $5,538,273
Top Grossing Screenwriter at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 1,201-1,300) 1,283 $111,122,840
Top Grossing Story Creator at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 1,001-1,100) 1,072 $72,570,762

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


2015 Awards Season: Oscar Highlight: Best Feature-Length Animated Film

February 18th, 2016

Inside Out

With our annual Oscar Prediction contest underway, now is the best time to look at the nominees and try and figure out who the favorites are and which films should just feel honored to be nominated. Today we look at Best Feature-Length Animated Film. Inside Out has a better than 90% chance of winning. If it doesn't win, it would almost certainly be the biggest surprise of Oscar night. More...

Limited and VOD Releases: Eight Reasons to Love Limited Releases

December 25th, 2015

The Hateful Eight

While there are a massive number of wide releases / wide expansions this week, there are very few limited releases. Generally by this time of year, the competition from previously released Awards Season contenders is just too much. The only type of film that can truly thrive is one that has a lot of pre-release buzz. This year, this includes The Hateful Eight, which has the widest opening on this week's list and expands truly wide next week, as well as The Revenant, which expands wide early in January. More...

2015 - Awards Season: Independent Spirit Awards - Nominations

November 25th, 2015

Carol

Awards Season begins with the Independent Spirit Awards nominations. There were definitely some surprise nominees this year, but that also meant there were some unfortunate snubs as well. The overall leader was Carol, which just opened this past weekend. This is great timing and should help its box office numbers, as well as its chances throughout Awards Season. Its six nominations were one ahead of Beasts of No Nation and Spotlight. (One of Spotlight's was the Robert Altman Award, which has no nominations, just one winner.)

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All Technical Credits


Release
Date
TitleRoleDomestic
Box Office
International
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
3/1/2019 Chaos Walking Screenwriter $0 $0 $0
12/30/2015 Anomalisa Director,
Screenwriter,
Producer 
$3,759,286 $1,778,987 $5,538,273
3/19/2004 Eternal Sunshine of the Spotles… Screenwriter,
Story Creator,
Executive Producer 
$34,366,518 $38,204,244 $72,570,762
12/31/2002 Confessions of a Dangerous Mind Screenwriter $16,007,718 $17,006,087 $33,013,805
Movies: 4Totals:$54,133,522$56,989,318$111,122,840
  Averages:$13,533,381$14,247,330$27,780,710

Director Credits


Release
Date
TitleOpening
Weekend
Box Office
Max
Theater
Count
Domestic
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
Domestic
Share
12/30/2015 Anomalisa $135,222 573 $3,759,286 $5,538,273 67.9%
Movies: 1Totals:  $3,759,286$5,538,273 
 Averages:$135,222573$3,759,286$5,538,27367.9%

Producer Credits


Release
Date
TitleOpening
Weekend
Box Office
Max
Theater
Count
Domestic
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
Domestic
Share
12/30/2015 Anomalisa $135,222 573 $3,759,286 $5,538,273 67.9%
Movies: 1Totals:  $3,759,286$5,538,273 
 Averages:$135,222573$3,759,286$5,538,27367.9%

Writer Credits


Release
Date
TitleOpening
Weekend
Box Office
Max
Theater
Count
Domestic
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
Domestic
Share
3/1/2019 Chaos Walking $0 0 $0 $0 0.0%
12/30/2015 Anomalisa $135,222 573 $3,759,286 $5,538,273 67.9%
3/19/2004 Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless… $8,175,198 1,357 $34,366,518 $72,570,762 47.4%
12/31/2002 Confessions of a Dangerous Mind $87,199 1,776 $16,007,718 $33,013,805 48.5%
Movies: 5Totals:  $88,500,040$183,693,602 
 Averages:$3,314,5631,013$17,700,008$36,738,72052.8%


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