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Isao Takahata

Best known as a Director based on credits in that role in 5 films, with $19,759,724 worldwide aggregate box office (rank #1,589)
Best-known technical roles: Kaguyahime no monogatari (Director), Kaguyahime no monogatari (Screenwriter), Kaguyahime no monogatari (Story Creator), La Tortue Rouge (Producer), Omohide poro poro (Director)
Most productive collaborators: Chloë Grace Moretz, James Caan, Lucy Alexis Liu, Beau Bridges, Seiichiro Ujiie

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Career Summary


  MoviesDomestic
Box Office
International
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
As an ActorDocumentary Subject1$0$0$0
In Technical RolesDirector5$1,960,216$17,799,508$19,759,724
Screenwriter2$1,960,216$17,799,508$19,759,724
Story Creator1$1,506,975$17,737,432$19,244,407
Producer1$920,057$5,669,815$6,589,872

Latest Ranking on Selected Box Office Record Lists


Featured Blu-ray / DVD Review: The Tale of the Princess Kaguya

March 9th, 2015

The Tale of the Princess Kaguya earned 100% positive reviews and picked up an Oscar nomination. On the other hand, it only managed $1.5 million in limited release, so it wasn't a big enough film to win on Oscar night. Should the film earn a wider audience? Or is the movie aimed more at critics than the average moviegoer? More...

All Acting Credits


Release
Date
TitleRoleDomestic
Box Office
International
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
11/28/2014 Yume to kyoki no ohkoku Himself  $0 $0 $0
Movies: 1Totals:$0$0$0
  Averages:$0$0$0

All Technical Credits


Release
Date
TitleRoleDomestic
Box Office
International
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
1/16/2018 Hôhokekyo tonari no Yamada-kun Director $0 $0 $0
1/20/2017 La Tortue Rouge Artistic Producer $920,057 $5,669,815 $6,589,872
1/1/2016 Omohide poro poro Director,
Screenwriter 
$453,241 $62,076 $515,317
10/17/2014 Kaguyahime no monogatari Director,
Screenwriter,
Story Creator 
$1,506,975 $17,737,432 $19,244,407
11/20/2012 Hotaru no haka Director $0 $0 $0
1/6/2012 Heisei tanuki gassen ponpoko Director $0 $0 $0
Movies: 6Totals:$2,880,273$23,469,323$26,349,596
  Averages:$480,046$3,911,554$4,391,599

Director Credits


Release
Date
TitleOpening
Weekend
Box Office
Max
Theater
Count
Domestic
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
Domestic
Share
1/16/2018 Hôhokekyo tonari no Yamada-kun $0 0 $0 $0 0.0%
1/1/2016 Omohide poro poro $14,970 44 $453,241 $515,317 88.0%
10/17/2014 Kaguyahime no monogatari $54,915 29 $1,506,975 $19,244,407 7.8%
11/20/2012 Hotaru no haka $0 0 $0 $0 0.0%
1/6/2012 Heisei tanuki gassen ponpoko $0 0 $0 $0 0.0%
Movies: 5Totals:  $1,960,216$19,759,724 
 Averages:$13,97715$392,043$3,951,94547.9%

Producer Credits


Release
Date
TitleOpening
Weekend
Box Office
Max
Theater
Count
Domestic
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
Domestic
Share
1/20/2017 La Tortue Rouge $21,010 127 $920,057 $6,589,872 14.0%
Movies: 1Totals:  $920,057$6,589,872 
 Averages:$21,010127$920,057$6,589,87214.0%

Writer Credits


Release
Date
TitleOpening
Weekend
Box Office
Max
Theater
Count
Domestic
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
Domestic
Share
1/1/2016 Omohide poro poro $14,970 44 $453,241 $515,317 88.0%
10/17/2014 Kaguyahime no monogatari $54,915 29 $1,506,975 $19,244,407 7.8%
Movies: 3Totals:  $3,467,191$39,004,131 
 Averages:$41,60034$1,155,730$13,001,37734.5%


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