Robert Zemeckis

Robert Zemeckis
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Best known as a Director based on credits in that role in 17 films, with $4,149,577,116 worldwide aggregate box office (rank #6)
Best-Known Technical Roles: The Polar Express (Director), The Polar Express (Screenwriter), Cast Away (Director), Forrest Gump (Director), The Polar Express (Producer)
Most productive collaborators: Steve Starkey, Tom Hanks, Jack Rapke, Jim Carrey, Alan Silvestri

  1. Summary
  2. Acting Credits
  3. Technical Credits
  MoviesDomestic Box OfficeInternational Box OfficeWorldwide Box Office
In Technical RolesDirector17$2,046,439,549$2,103,137,567$4,149,577,116
Producer10$1,138,193,410$1,010,045,392$2,148,238,802
Screenwriter4$577,590,284$543,952,981$1,121,543,265
Story Creator3$240,291,631$430,283,369$670,575,000
Executive Producer3$195,997,517$304,080,360$500,077,877
Release
Date
TitleRoleOpening
Weekend
Domestic
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
Production
Budget
10/2/2015 Unititled Philippe Petit Biopic Director   $0 $0  
11/2/2012 Flight Producer, Director $24,900,566 $93,772,375 $161,772,375 $31,000,000
10/7/2011 Real Steel Executive Producer $27,319,677 $85,463,309 $293,237,309 $110,000,000
3/11/2011 Mars Needs Moms Producer $6,914,488 $21,392,758 $39,549,758 $150,000,000
11/6/2009 Disney's A Christmas Carol Screenwriter, Director, Producer $30,051,075 $137,855,863 $323,743,744 $190,000,000
11/16/2007 Beowulf Producer, Director $27,515,871 $82,195,215 $194,995,215 $150,000,000
7/21/2006 Monster House Executive Producer $22,217,226 $73,661,010 $141,267,370 $75,000,000
11/10/2004 The Polar Express Producer, Screenwriter, Director $2,100,000 $194,949,659 $319,049,659 $170,000,000
11/21/2003 Gothika Producer $19,288,438 $59,588,068 $78,280,896  
9/12/2003 Matchstick Men Executive Producer $13,087,307 $36,873,198 $65,573,198  
12/22/2000 Cast Away Producer, Director $28,883,406 $233,632,142 $427,230,516 $85,000,000
7/21/2000 What Lies Beneath Producer, Director $29,702,959 $155,464,351 $288,693,989 $90,000,000
7/11/1997 Contact Director, Producer $20,584,908 $100,920,329 $165,900,000 $90,000,000
7/6/1994 Forrest Gump Director $24,450,602 $329,694,499 $679,400,525 $55,000,000
7/31/1992 Death Becomes Her Director, Producer $12,110,355 $58,422,650 $149,022,650 $55,000,000
5/24/1990 Back to the Future Part III Story Creator, Director $23,703,060 $87,666,629 $243,700,000 $40,000,000
11/22/1989 Back to the Future Part II Director, Story Creator $27,835,125 $118,450,002 $332,000,000 $40,000,000
6/22/1988 Who Framed Roger Rabbit? Director $11,226,239 $154,112,492 $351,500,000 $70,000,000
7/3/1985 Back to the Future Director, Screenwriter $11,332,134 $210,609,762 $383,874,862 $19,000,000
3/30/1984 Romancing the Stone Director $5,105,741 $75,078,260 $115,078,260  
7/18/1980 Used Cars Director   $11,715,321 $11,715,321  
12/14/1979 1941 Story Creator, Screenwriter $2,701,898 $34,175,000 $94,875,000 $32,000,000
1/1/1978 I Wanna Hold Your Hand Director   $1,900,000 $1,900,000