Peter Weir

Best known as a Director based on credits in that role in 11 films, with $839,181,862 worldwide aggregate box office (rank #148)
Best-Known Technical Roles: The Truman Show (Director), Master and Commander: The Far Side of the World (Director), Master and Commander: The Far Side of the World (Screenwriter), Master and Commander: The Far Side of the World (Producer), Green Card (Director)
Most productive collaborators: Russell Crowe, Jim Carrey, Paul Bettany, Laura Linney, Andrew Niccol

  1. Summary
  2. Acting Credits
  3. Technical Credits
  MoviesDomestic Box OfficeInternational Box OfficeWorldwide Box Office
In Technical RolesDirector11$449,152,406$390,029,456$839,181,862
Screenwriter3$126,449,851$123,607,773$250,057,624
Producer3$126,449,851$123,607,773$250,057,624
Release
Date
TitleRoleOpening
Weekend
Domestic
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
Production
Budget
12/29/2010 The Way Back Director, Producer, Screenwriter   $2,719,296 $7,341,318  
11/14/2003 Master and Commander: The Far Side of the World Director, Producer, Screenwriter $25,105,990 $93,926,386 $212,912,137 $135,000,000
6/26/1998 Picnic at Hanging Rock Director $27,492 $84,744 $84,744  
6/5/1998 The Truman Show Director $31,542,121 $125,618,201 $248,400,000 $60,000,000
10/15/1993 Fearless Director   $6,971,266 $6,971,266  
12/25/1990 Green Card Screenwriter, Producer, Director   $29,804,169 $29,804,169  
6/2/1989 Dead Poets' Society Director   $95,860,116 $239,500,000 $16,400,000
12/1/1986 The Mosquito Coast Director   $14,302,000 $14,302,000  
2/8/1985 Witness Director $4,539,990 $65,532,576 $65,532,576 $12,000,000
1/21/1983 The Year of Living Dangerously Director $35,000 $8,601,065 $8,601,065  
8/28/1981 Gallipoli Director $59,757 $5,732,587 $5,732,587 $3,000,000