Richard Benjamin

Best known as a Director based on credits in that role in 10 films, with $263,532,086 worldwide aggregate box office (rank #402)
Best-Known Technical Roles: Made In America (Director), The Money Pit (Director), Milk Money (Director), My Stepmother Is an Alien (Director), Downtown (Director)
Best-Known Acting Roles: Dr. Norman Solomon (House Calls), Rabbi Schulberg (Keeping Up with the Steins), Press Secretary Bunthorne (First Family), Major Danby, Flight Operations Officer (Catch-22), Neil Klugman (Goodbye, Columbus)
Most productive collaborators: Whoopi Goldberg, Ted Danson, Holly Goldberg Sloan, Will Smith, Marcia Brandwynne

  1. Summary
  2. Acting Credits
  3. Technical Credits
  MoviesDomestic Box OfficeInternational Box OfficeWorldwide Box Office
As an Actor(Unclassified)8$111,367,888$17,484$111,385,372
Supporting1$4,339,241$74,913$4,414,154
In Technical RolesDirector10$203,532,086$60,000,000$263,532,086
Release
Date
TitleRoleOpening
Weekend
Domestic
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
Production
Budget
8/15/2008 Henry Poole Is Here Dr. Fancher  $805,219 $1,835,293 $1,852,777  
5/12/2006 Keeping Up with the Steins Rabbi Schulberg  $653,723 $4,339,241 $4,414,154 $5,000,000
8/22/2003 Marci X Marci's Father  $872,950 $1,646,664 $1,646,664 $20,000,000
12/25/1980 First Family Press Secretary Bunthorne  $3,635,564 $15,198,912 $15,198,912  
2/8/1980 The Last Married Couple in America Marv Cooper  $2,454,289 $12,835,544 $12,835,544  
1/1/1978 House Calls Dr. Norman Solomon    $29,000,000 $29,000,000  
1/1/1973 Westworld Peter Martin    $3,000,000 $3,000,000  
6/24/1970 Catch-22 Major Danby, Flight Operations Officer    $24,911,670 $24,911,670 $18,000,000
4/3/1969 Goodbye, Columbus Neil Klugman    $22,939,805 $22,939,805  
Movies: 9Totals: $115,707,129$115,799,526 
  Averages:$935,749$12,856,348$12,866,614$4,777,778
Release
Date
TitleRoleOpening
Weekend
Domestic
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
Production
Budget
8/22/2003 Marci X Director $872,950 $1,646,664 $1,646,664 $20,000,000
4/19/1996 Mrs. Winterbourne Director $3,872,900 $10,039,566 $10,039,566 $25,000,000
8/31/1994 Milk Money Director $5,846,533 $18,121,466 $18,121,466  
5/28/1993 Made In America Director $11,821,326 $44,942,695 $104,942,695  
12/14/1990 Mermaids Director $3,514,678 $35,140,500 $35,140,500  
1/12/1990 Downtown Director   $2,205,486 $2,205,486  
12/9/1988 My Stepmother Is an Alien Director $2,066,980 $13,854,000 $13,854,000 $16,000,000
1/1/1988 Little Nikita Director   $1,733,070 $1,733,070  
3/26/1986 The Money Pit Director $5,344,555 $37,499,651 $37,499,651  
12/7/1984 City Heat Director $6,301,694 $38,348,988 $38,348,988