Grand Theft Auto IV
Directed by Christopher Nolan
Produced by Christopher Nolan
Emma Thomas
Written by Ridley Scott
Starring James Harrison
Sean Combs
Steve Ogg
James Franco
Nikola Kojo
Bojan Dimitrijević
Cinematography Emmanuel Lubezki
Edited by James Cameron
Studio Universal Studios
Distributed by Universal Studios
Release dates February 5, 2016
Country United Kingdom
Language English
Budget $310 million
Box office $2,072,669,782

Grand Theft Auto IV is an British crime action film like all previous films in the franchise it was be directed by Christopher Nolan and produced by Nolan and his wife Emma Thomas, it was be written by Ridley Scott who has written all three previous films. The film was released in February 2016 with a $310 million budget, the second largest in history. The film has grossed $2.07 billion meaning that all four films in the franchise surpassed a $2 billion gross.

The film carries on from the previous with the story concluding in this film. This film is the final in the Grand Theft Auto series despite original planning for five films.


Award Date of ceremony Category Recipient(s) and nominee(s) Result
Academy Awards February 28, 2016 Best Picture Grand Theft Auto IV Nominated
Best Director Christopher Nolan Won
Best Actor James Harrison Won
Best Supporting Actor Sean Combs Won
Steven Ogg Nominated
Best Supporting Actress Rachel Weisz Won
Best Original Screenplay Ridley Scott Won
Best Original Song "My Nemesis" — Five Finger Death Punch Won
"I Apologize" — Five Finger Death Punch Nominated
Best Original Score John Williams Nominated
Best Sound Editing Martin Jones Won
Best Sound Mixing Arnold Johnson Nominated
Best Production Design Carlos Sánchez Won
Best Cinematography Emmanuel Lubezki Won
Best Makeup and Hairstyling Charlotte Robson Nominated
Best Costume Design Mark Little Won
Best Film Editing James Cameron Won
Best Visual Effects Alex Henning, Tim Burke Won