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Howard Shore

Howard Shore
By Sam Santos, Canadian Film Centre [CC BY 2.0], via Wikimedia Commons
Best known as a Composer based on credits in that role in 61 films, with $10,671,923,953 worldwide aggregate box office (rank #9)
Best-Known Technical Roles: The Twilight Saga: Eclipse (Composer), The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug (Composer), The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies (Composer), The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey (Composer), The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King (Composer)
Most productive collaborators: Peter Jackson, Ian McKellen, Fran Walsh, Cate Blanchett, Philippa Boyens

  1. Summary
  2. Acting Credits
  3. Technical Credits
  MoviesDomestic
Box Office
International
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
In Technical RolesComposer61$4,314,436,033$6,357,487,920$10,671,923,953
Release
Date
TitleRoleDomestic
Box Office
International
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
11/6/2015 Spotlight Composer $45,055,776 $45,063,451 $90,119,227
2/27/2015 Maps to the Stars Composer $350,741 $375,738 $726,479
12/17/2014 The Hobbit: The Battle of the F… Composer $255,119,788 $700,000,000 $955,119,788
11/14/2014 Rosewater Composer $3,128,941 $39,917 $3,168,858
2/7/2014 Jimmy P. Composer $25,274 $0 $25,274
12/13/2013 The Hobbit: The Desolation of S… Composer $258,366,855 $702,000,000 $960,366,855
12/14/2012 The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey Music Compsed, Orche… $303,003,568 $714,000,000 $1,017,003,568
11/23/2011 Hugo Composer $73,864,507 $106,183,277 $180,047,784
11/23/2011 A Dangerous Method Composer $5,702,083 $9,105,448 $14,807,531
6/30/2010 The Twilight Saga: Eclipse Composer $300,531,751 $405,571,077 $706,102,828
9/14/2007 Eastern Promises Composer $17,181,265 $38,895,823 $56,077,088
3/23/2007 The Last Mimzy Composer $21,471,047 $6,048,647 $27,519,694
10/6/2006 The Departed Composer $132,384,315 $157,276,304 $289,660,619
9/23/2005 A History of Violence Composer $31,493,782 $29,984,015 $61,477,797
12/17/2004 The Aviator Composer $102,608,827 $105,762,065 $208,370,892
12/17/2003 The Lord of the Rings: The Retu… Composer $377,845,905 $763,562,762 $1,141,408,667
12/20/2002 Gangs of New York Composer $77,730,500 $105,394,121 $183,124,621
12/18/2002 The Lord of the Rings: The Two … Composer $342,548,984 $592,154,195 $934,703,179
3/29/2002 Panic Room Composer $95,308,367 $101,000,000 $196,308,367
12/19/2001 The Lord of the Rings: The Fell… Composer $315,544,750 $571,672,938 $887,217,688
7/13/2001 The Score Composer $71,069,884 $42,472,207 $113,542,091
10/20/2000 The Yards Composer $882,710 $1,400,000 $2,282,710
8/18/2000 The Cell Composer $61,280,963 $24,630,263 $85,911,226
3/31/2000 High Fidelity Composer $27,277,055 $20,604,608 $47,881,663
11/12/1999 Dogma Composer $30,651,422 $13,297,443 $43,948,865
4/23/1999 eXistenZ Composer $2,840,417 $0 $2,840,417
3/5/1999 Analyze This Composer $106,885,658 $70,000,000 $176,885,658
9/12/1997 The Game Composer $48,265,581 $32,104,389 $80,369,970
8/15/1997 Cop Land Composer $44,906,632 $18,800,000 $63,706,632
11/8/1996 Ransom Composer $136,492,681 $172,207,319 $308,700,000
10/11/1996 Looking for Richard Composer $1,266,417 $0 $1,266,417
10/4/1996 That Thing You Do! Composer $25,857,416 $8,700,000 $34,557,416
10/4/1996 Crash Composer $3,357,324 $0 $3,357,324
6/28/1996 Striptease Composer $33,109,743 $80,200,000 $113,309,743
4/26/1996 The Truth About Cats & Dogs Composer $34,084,531 $0 $34,084,531
2/23/1996 Before and After Composer $8,642,118 $0 $8,642,118
12/1/1995 White Man's Burden Composer $3,622,433 $0 $3,622,433
9/29/1995 Moonlight and Valentino Composer $2,459,766 $0 $2,459,766
9/22/1995 Se7en Composer $100,125,643 $228,000,000 $328,125,643
12/23/1994 Nobody's Fool Composer $39,453,238 $0 $39,453,238
9/30/1994 Ed Wood Music by $5,828,466 $0 $5,828,466
7/20/1994 The Client Composer $92,115,211 $25,500,000 $117,615,211
12/22/1993 Philadelphia Composer $77,324,422 $124,000,000 $201,324,422
11/24/1993 Mrs. Doubtfire Composer $219,195,051 $222,090,952 $441,286,003
10/1/1993 M. Butterfly Composer $1,498,795 $0 $1,498,795
6/4/1993 Guilty as Sin Composer $22,622,537 $0 $22,622,537
5/21/1993 Sliver Composer $36,280,867 $80,000,000 $116,280,867
8/14/1992 Single White Female Composer $48,017,402 $0 $48,017,402
7/10/1992 Prelude to a Kiss Composer $20,006,730 $2,690,961 $22,697,691
12/1/1991 Naked Lunch Composer $2,541,000 $0 $2,541,000
4/26/1991 A Kiss Before Dying Composer $14,769,755 $0 $14,769,755
8/31/1990 The Lemon Sisters Composer $3,399,773 $0 $3,399,773
12/8/1989 She-Devil Composer $15,351,421 $0 $15,351,421
10/6/1989 An Innocent Man Composer $19,397,847 $0 $19,397,847
9/23/1988 Dead Ringers Composer $9,134,733 $0 $9,134,733
6/3/1988 Big Composer $114,968,774 $36,700,000 $151,668,774
8/7/1987 Nadine Composer $5,669,831 $0 $5,669,831
8/15/1986 The Fly Composer $37,585,000 $0 $37,585,000
9/13/1985 After Hours Composer $10,609,321 $0 $10,609,321
2/4/1983 Videodrome Composer $2,120,439 $0 $2,120,439
1/1/1981 Scanners Composer $14,200,000 $0 $14,200,000
Movies: 61Totals:$4,314,436,033$6,357,487,920$10,671,923,953
  Averages:$70,728,460$104,221,113$174,949,573