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Michael Finch

Best known as a Screenwriter based on credits in that role in 3 films, with $175,447,512 worldwide aggregate box office (rank #999)
Best-known technical roles: American Assassin (Screenwriter), The November Man (Screenwriter), Hitman: Agent 47 (Screenwriter)
Most productive collaborators: Rupert Friend, Aleksander Bach, Dylan O’Brien, Michael Cuesta, Hannah Ware

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Career Summary


  MoviesDomestic
Box Office
International
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
In Technical RolesScreenwriter3$83,735,243$91,712,269$175,447,512

Latest Ranking on Selected Box Office Record Lists


RecordRankAmount
Top Grossing Screenwriter at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 901-1,000) 980 $83,735,243
Top Grossing Screenwriter at the International Box Office (Rank 1,001-1,100) 1,005 $91,712,269
Top Grossing Screenwriter at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 901-1,000) 999 $175,447,512

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


2017 Preview: September

September 1st, 2017

It

As bad as July was, August actually managed to be worse. 2017 was over $300 million behind 2016’s pace during August alone. That’s worse than the rest of the summer combined. The only film that was an unqualified hit was Annabelle: Creation, although there were a couple of other films that are doing well enough to be considered financial hits. There’s some good news and some bad news for this September. The month gets off to a slow start with no wide releases the first weekend, but there are three films opening during the rest of the month that are expected to top $100 million and all three should be better than the best August had to offer. It is expected to be the biggest hit of the month and is tracking to break the record for the biggest September weekend. Both Kingsman: The Golden Circle and The Lego Ninjago Movie are expected to cross $100 million, although they are opening the same weekend, so that could hurt both of their chances. Meanwhile last September, Sully was the biggest release of the month earning $125.07 million. It should top that, while Kingsman: The Golden Circle and The Lego Ninjago Movie won’t be too far behind. 2017 should cut the gap with 2016, but sadly only by a little bit. More...

2015 Preview: August

August 1st, 2015

Fantastic Four

It is still a little too soon to tell how July will finish, as we don't have any numbers for the final weekend at the time of writing. We know Minions was a monster hit and that Ant-man will be a financial success. However, until we see how Mission: Impossible - Rogue Nation does, it will be impossible to call the month a true success. If Rogue Nation bombed this weekend, then the month is only a partial success. It would also mean the summer of 2015 could be coming to an abrupt end. As for August, only Fantastic Four has a better than 50/50 chance of reaching $100 million; although some people think Straight Outta Compton also has a shot at that milestone. Besides those two, only a couple of other films even have a realistic shot at becoming midlevel hits. Worse still, last August was amazing with Guardians of the Galaxy breaking records. Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles also did better than expected with a domestic haul of nearly $200 million. No release this August is going to match that figure. There's a good chance the top two releases combined won't do so. Fortunately, 2015 has a sizable lead over 2014, so even a soft month will keep 2015 ahead in the year-over-year comparison. More...

All Technical Credits


Release
Date
TitleRoleDomestic
Box Office
International
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
9/15/2017 American Assassin Screenwriter $36,249,674 $22,410,053 $58,659,727
8/21/2015 Hitman: Agent 47 Screenwriter $22,467,450 $59,500,000 $81,967,450
8/27/2014 The November Man Screenwriter $25,018,119 $9,802,216 $34,820,335
Movies: 3Totals:$83,735,243$91,712,269$175,447,512
  Averages:$27,911,748$30,570,756$58,482,504



Writer Credits


Release
Date
TitleOpening
Weekend
Box Office
Max
Theater
Count
Domestic
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
Domestic
Share
9/15/2017 American Assassin $14,846,778 3,154 $36,249,674 $58,659,727 61.8%
8/21/2015 Hitman: Agent 47 $8,326,530 3,273 $22,467,450 $81,967,450 27.4%
8/27/2014 The November Man $7,911,597 2,776 $25,018,119 $34,820,335 71.8%
Movies: 3Totals:  $83,735,243$175,447,512 
 Averages:$10,361,6353,068$27,911,748$58,482,50453.7%


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