Follow us on

Peter Weir

Best known as a Director based on credits in that role in 11 films, with $837,497,161 worldwide aggregate box office (rank #160)
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 Office
International
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
In Technical RolesDirector11$447,467,705$390,029,456$837,497,161
Screenwriter3$126,449,851$123,607,773$250,057,624
Producer3$126,449,851$123,607,773$250,057,624
Release
Date
TitleRoleDomestic
Box Office
International
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
12/29/2010 The Way Back Screenwriter,
Director,
Producer 
$2,719,296 $4,622,022 $7,341,318
11/14/2003 Master and Commander: The Far S… Director,
Producer,
Screenwriter 
$93,926,386 $118,985,751 $212,912,137
6/26/1998 Picnic at Hanging Rock Director $84,744 $0 $84,744
6/5/1998 The Truman Show Director $125,466,701 $122,781,799 $248,248,500
10/15/1993 Fearless Director $6,971,266 $0 $6,971,266
12/25/1990 Green Card Director,
Screenwriter,
Producer 
$29,804,169 $0 $29,804,169
6/2/1989 Dead Poets' Society Director $94,326,915 $143,639,884 $237,966,799
12/1/1986 The Mosquito Coast Director $14,302,000 $0 $14,302,000
2/8/1985 Witness Director $65,532,576 $0 $65,532,576
1/21/1983 The Year of Living Dangerously Director $8,601,065 $0 $8,601,065
8/28/1981 Gallipoli Director $5,732,587 $0 $5,732,587
Movies: 17Totals:$700,367,407$637,245,002$1,337,612,409
  Averages:$41,198,083$37,485,000$78,683,083