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Wong Kar-wai

Best known as a Director based on credits in that role in 9 films, with $115,357,478 worldwide aggregate box office (rank #790)
Best-known technical roles: Yi dai zong shi (Director), Yi dai zong shi (Screenwriter), Yi dai zong shi (Story Creator), Yi dai zong shi (Producer), Eros (Director)
Best-known acting roles: Himself (The First Monday in May)
Most productive collaborators: Tony Leung Chiu Wai, Zhang Ziyi, Song Hye-kyo, Zou Jingzhi, Chang Chen

  1. Summary
  2. Acting Credits
  3. Technical Credits

Career Summary


  MoviesDomestic
Box Office
International
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
As an ActorInverviewee1$527,474$553,054$1,080,528
In Technical RolesDirector9$12,340,336$103,017,142$115,357,478
Producer2$6,783,207$52,739,777$59,522,984
Screenwriter2$6,783,207$52,739,777$59,522,984
Story Creator1$6,594,959$51,392,340$57,987,299

Latest Ranking on Selected Box Office Record Lists


All Acting Credits


Release
Date
TitleRoleDomestic
Box Office
International
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
4/15/2016 The First Monday in May Himself  $527,474 $553,054 $1,080,528
Movies: 1Totals:$527,474$553,054$1,080,528
  Averages:$527,474$553,054$1,080,528

Latest Ranking on All Acting Box Office Record Lists



All Technical Credits


Release
Date
TitleRoleDomestic
Box Office
International
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
8/23/2013 Yi dai zong shi Director,
Producer,
Screenwriter,
Story Creator 
$6,594,959 $51,392,340 $57,987,299
12/31/2011 Yut doi jung si Director $0 $0 $0
10/10/2008 Ashes of Time Redux Director $173,526 $0 $173,526
5/2/2008 Wangjiao Kamen Director $8,440 $0 $8,440
4/4/2008 My Blueberry Nights Director $866,778 $21,332,218 $22,198,996
8/5/2005 2046 Director $1,442,338 $17,845,147 $19,287,485
4/8/2005 Eros Producer,
Written by (The Hand),
Director (The Hand) 
$188,248 $1,347,437 $1,535,685
2/2/2001 In the Mood for Love Director $2,734,044 $11,100,000 $13,834,044
3/8/1996 Chung hing sam lam Director $332,003 $0 $332,003
Movies: 9Totals:$12,340,336$103,017,142$115,357,478
  Averages:$1,371,148$11,446,349$12,817,498

Director Credits


Release
Date
TitleOpening
Weekend
Box Office
Max
Theater
Count
Domestic
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
Domestic
Share
8/23/2013 Yi dai zong shi $132,617 804 $6,594,959 $57,987,299 11.4%
12/31/2011 Yut doi jung si $0 0 $0 $0 0.0%
10/10/2008 Ashes of Time Redux $21,372 18 $173,526 $173,526 100.0%
5/2/2008 Wangjiao Kamen $4,279 1 $8,440 $8,440 100.0%
4/4/2008 My Blueberry Nights $74,146 69 $866,778 $22,198,996 3.9%
8/5/2005 2046 $113,074 61 $1,442,338 $19,287,485 7.5%
4/8/2005 Eros $53,666 16 $188,248 $1,535,685 12.3%
2/2/2001 In the Mood for Love $113,280 74 $2,734,044 $13,834,044 19.8%
3/8/1996 Chung hing sam lam $0 18 $332,003 $332,003 100.0%
Movies: 9Totals:  $12,340,336$115,357,478 
 Averages:$56,937118$1,371,148$12,817,49844.3%

Producer Credits


Release
Date
TitleOpening
Weekend
Box Office
Max
Theater
Count
Domestic
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
Domestic
Share
8/23/2013 Yi dai zong shi $132,617 804 $6,594,959 $57,987,299 11.4%
4/8/2005 Eros $53,666 16 $188,248 $1,535,685 12.3%
Movies: 2Totals:  $6,783,207$59,522,984 
 Averages:$93,142410$3,391,604$29,761,49211.8%

Writer Credits


Release
Date
TitleOpening
Weekend
Box Office
Max
Theater
Count
Domestic
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
Domestic
Share
8/23/2013 Yi dai zong shi $132,617 804 $6,594,959 $57,987,299 11.4%
4/8/2005 Eros $53,666 16 $188,248 $1,535,685 12.3%
Movies: 3Totals:  $13,378,166$117,510,283 
 Averages:$106,300541$4,459,389$39,170,09411.7%


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