Gus Van Sant

Best known as a Director based on credits in that role in 16 films, with $470,895,694 worldwide aggregate box office (rank #264)
Best-Known Technical Roles: Good Will Hunting (Director), Finding Forrester (Director), Milk (Director), Finding Forrester (Re-recording Mixer), Milk (Re-recording Mixer)
Best-Known Acting Roles: Himself (Jay and Silent Bob Strike Back), Man Talking to Man in Cowboy Hat (Psycho), Man behind hotel counter (My Own Private Idaho), Dr. Campbell (The Canyons)

  1. Summary
  2. Acting Credits
  3. Technical Credits
  MoviesDomestic Box OfficeInternational Box OfficeWorldwide Box Office
As an ActorCameo3$58,001,940$19,388,014$77,389,954
Supporting1$59,671$0$59,671
In Technical RolesDirector16$292,721,392$178,174,302$470,895,694
Executive Producer3$8,225,147$1,702,438$9,927,585
Re-recording Mixer2$83,609,924$53,697,072$137,306,996
Producer1$163,753$2,654,641$2,818,394
Release
Date
TitleRoleOpening
Weekend
Domestic
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
Production
Budget
8/2/2013 The Canyons Dr. Campbell  $13,351 $59,671 $59,671 $250,000
8/24/2001 Jay and Silent Bob Strike Back Himself  $11,018,543 $30,059,386 $33,762,400 $22,000,000
12/4/1998 Psycho Man Talking to Man in Cowboy Hat  $10,031,850 $21,541,218 $37,226,218 $20,000,000
9/29/1991 My Own Private Idaho Man behind hotel counter    $6,401,336 $6,401,336 $2,500,000
Movies: 4Totals: $58,061,611$77,449,625 
  Averages:$5,265,936$14,515,403$19,362,406$11,187,500
Release
Date
TitleRoleOpening
Weekend
Domestic
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
Production
Budget
12/31/2014 Sea of Trees Director   $0 $0  
12/28/2012 Promised Land Director, Executive Producer $173,915 $7,597,898 $9,300,336 $15,000,000
5/18/2012 Virginia Executive Producer $6,915 $9,915 $9,915  
9/16/2011 Restless Producer, Director $15,467 $163,753 $2,818,394 $8,000,000
9/24/2010 Howl Executive Producer $51,185 $617,334 $617,334  
11/26/2008 Milk Director, Re-recording Mixer $1,453,844 $31,841,300 $57,293,372 $20,000,000
3/7/2008 Paranoid Park Director $29,828 $486,021 $486,021  
5/4/2007 Paris, je t'aime Director $39,242 $4,857,374 $4,857,374 $13,000,000
7/22/2005 Last Days Director $86,556 $454,711 $1,920,616  
10/24/2003 Elephant Director $93,356 $1,257,377 $9,857,377  
2/14/2003 Gerry Director $26,285 $254,683 $719,699 $7,000,000
12/19/2000 Finding Forrester Re-recording Mixer, Director $701,207 $51,768,624 $80,013,624 $43,000,000
12/4/1998 Psycho Director $10,031,850 $21,541,218 $37,226,218 $20,000,000
12/5/1997 Good Will Hunting Director $272,912 $138,433,435 $225,933,435 $10,000,000
9/27/1995 To Die For Director $386,610 $21,284,514 $27,688,744 $20,000,000
5/18/1994 Even Cowgirls Get the Blues Director $672,577 $1,649,796 $1,649,796  
9/29/1991 My Own Private Idaho Director   $6,401,336 $6,401,336 $2,500,000
10/6/1989 Drugstore Cowboy Director   $4,729,352 $4,729,352