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John August

Best known as a Screenwriter based on credits in that role in 7 films, with $1,282,637,339 worldwide aggregate box office (rank #135)
Best-known technical roles: Charlie and the Chocolate Factory (Screenwriter), Dark Shadows (Story Creator), Prince of Persia: Sands of Time (Executive Producer), Charlie's Angels (Screenwriter), Charlie's Angels: Full Throttle (Screenwriter)
Best-known acting roles: Himself (My Date With Drew)
Most productive collaborators: Tim Burton, Johnny Depp, Helena Bonham Carter, Michelle Pfeiffer, Seth Grahame-Smith

  1. Summary
  2. Acting Credits
  3. Technical Credits

Career Summary


  MoviesDomestic
Box Office
International
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
As an Actor(Unclassified)1$181,041$0$181,041
In Technical RolesScreenwriter7$587,658,715$694,978,624$1,282,637,339
Story Creator2$180,541,477$284,861,191$465,402,668
Executive Producer1$90,759,676$223,834,921$314,594,597

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All Acting Credits


Release
Date
TitleRoleDomestic
Box Office
International
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
8/5/2005 My Date With Drew Himself  $181,041 $0 $181,041
Movies: 1Totals:$181,041$0$181,041
  Averages:$181,041$0$181,041

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All Technical Credits


Release
Date
TitleRoleDomestic
Box Office
International
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
5/24/2019 Aladdin Screenwriter $0 $0 $0
10/4/2012 Frankenweenie Screenwriter $35,287,788 $45,863,000 $81,150,788
5/9/2012 Dark Shadows Story Creator $79,727,149 $158,475,519 $238,202,668
5/28/2010 Prince of Persia: Sands of Time Executive Producer $90,759,676 $223,834,921 $314,594,597
9/23/2005 The Corpse Bride Screenwriter $53,359,111 $61,411,543 $114,770,654
7/15/2005 Charlie and the Chocolate Factory Screenwriter $206,459,076 $269,366,408 $475,825,484
12/10/2003 Big Fish Screenwriter $66,432,867 $57,521,456 $123,954,323
6/27/2003 Charlie's Angels: Full Throttle Screenwriter,
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$100,814,328 $126,385,672 $227,200,000
11/3/2000 Charlie's Angels Screenwriter $125,305,545 $134,430,545 $259,736,090
Movies: 9Totals:$758,145,540$1,077,289,064$1,835,434,604
  Averages:$84,238,393$119,698,785$203,937,178



Writer Credits


Release
Date
TitleOpening
Weekend
Box Office
Max
Theater
Count
Domestic
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
Domestic
Share
5/24/2019 Aladdin $0 0 $0 $0 0.0%
10/4/2012 Frankenweenie $11,412,213 3,005 $35,287,788 $81,150,788 43.5%
5/9/2012 Dark Shadows $29,685,274 3,755 $79,727,149 $238,202,668 33.5%
9/23/2005 The Corpse Bride $385,078 3,204 $53,359,111 $114,770,654 46.5%
7/15/2005 Charlie and the Chocolate Factory $56,178,450 3,790 $206,459,076 $475,825,484 43.4%
12/10/2003 Big Fish $207,377 2,514 $66,432,867 $123,954,323 53.6%
6/27/2003 Charlie's Angels: Full Throttle $37,634,221 3,485 $100,814,328 $227,200,000 44.4%
11/3/2000 Charlie's Angels $40,128,550 3,037 $125,305,545 $259,736,090 48.2%
Movies: 9Totals:  $768,200,192$1,748,040,007 
 Averages:$23,696,1542,919$85,355,577$194,226,66744.7%


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