Albert Brooks

Best known as an Actor based on credits in that role in 26 films, with $2,398,985,148 worldwide aggregate box office (rank #646)
Best-Known Acting Roles: Marlin (Finding Nemo), Russ Cargill (The Simpsons Movie), Tiger (voice) (Doctor Dolittle), Larry (This is 40), Bernie Rose (Drive)
Best-Known Technical Roles: The Muse (Director), The Muse (Screenwriter), Defending Your Life (Director), Looking for Comedy in the Muslim World (Director), Mother (Director)
Most productive collaborators: Andrew Stanton, Ellen DeGeneres, Lee Unrich, Alexander Gould, Graham Walters

  1. Summary
  2. News
  3. Acting Credits
  4. Technical Credits
  MoviesDomestic Box OfficeInternational Box OfficeWorldwide Box Office
As an Actor(Unclassified)14$309,707,371$16,081,905$325,789,276
Supporting7$386,814,484$449,798,607$836,613,091
Leading2$392,144,330$525,936,186$918,080,516
Cameo1$144,156,605$150,000,000$294,156,605
Lead Ensemble Member1$20,440,628$3,905,032$24,345,660
(Unclassified)1$0$0$0
In Technical RolesDirector6$58,156,058$0$58,156,058
Screenwriter1$11,614,954$0$11,614,954

Featured Blu-ray / DVD Review: A Most Violent Year

April 19th, 2015

A Most Violent Year came out last Awards Season and earned some serious pre-release buzz. After all, it stars Jessica Chastain. She's only been acting four roughly five years since she made Jolene, but since then, five of her previous films have earned some measure of Awards Season Buzz. Unfortunately, nothing really came from that buzz and the film wasn't able to expand truly wide. Did it deserve better? Or is the term "Busted Oscar-bait" applicable? More...

Release
Date
TitleRoleOpening
Weekend
Domestic
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
Production
Budget
7/8/2016 The Secret Life of Pets     $0 $0  
12/31/2014 A Most Violent Year Andrew Walsh  $172,788 $5,749,134 $5,940,920 $20,000,000
12/21/2012 This is 40 Larry  $11,579,175 $67,544,505 $90,221,182 $35,000,000
9/16/2011 Drive Bernie Rose  $11,340,461 $35,060,689 $78,054,825 $15,000,000
7/27/2007 The Simpsons Movie Russ Cargill  $74,036,787 $183,135,014 $527,071,022 $72,500,000
1/20/2006 Looking for Comedy in the Muslim World Himself  $429,223 $887,416 $887,416  
5/30/2003 Finding Nemo Marlin  $70,251,710 $380,529,376 $906,465,562 $94,000,000
5/23/2003 The In-Laws Jerry Peyser  $7,319,848 $20,440,628 $24,345,660  
10/12/2001 My First Mister Randall ("R") Harris  $102,456 $621,377 $621,377  
8/27/1999 The Muse Steven Phillips  $3,926,825 $11,614,954 $11,614,954 $15,000,000
6/26/1998 Out of Sight Richard Ripley  $12,020,435 $37,562,568 $77,562,568 $48,000,000
6/26/1998 Doctor Dolittle Tiger (voice)  $29,014,324 $144,156,605 $294,156,605 $71,500,000
10/31/1997 Critical Care Dr. Butz  $43,380 $220,175 $220,175 $12,000,000
12/25/1996 Mother John Henderson  $137,701 $19,174,217 $19,174,217  
9/30/1994 The Scout Al Percolo  $1,458,837 $2,667,163 $2,667,163  
2/4/1994 I'll Do Anything Burke Adler  $4,702,625 $10,209,111 $10,209,111  
3/22/1991 Defending Your Life Daniel Miller    $16,371,128 $16,371,128  
12/16/1987 Broadcast News Aaron Altman    $51,249,404 $67,331,309  
2/15/1985 Lost in America David Howard  $53,982 $10,079,206 $10,079,206  
2/10/1984 Unfaithfully Yours Norman Robbins  $3,744,126 $19,928,200 $19,928,200  
11/23/1983 Terms of Endearment Rudyard Greenway  $3,498,813 $108,423,489 $108,423,489  
6/24/1983 Twilight Zone: The Movie Prologue Car Driver  $6,614,366 $29,500,000 $29,500,000 $10,000,000
3/13/1981 Modern Romance Robert Cole  $18,225 $29,137 $29,137  
10/10/1980 Private Benjamin Yale Goodman  $4,739,769 $69,847,348 $69,847,348 $15,000,000
3/2/1979 Real Life Albert Brooks    $0 $0  
2/8/1976 Taxi Driver Tom    $28,262,574 $28,262,574 $1,000,000
Movies: 26Totals: $1,253,263,418$2,398,985,148 
  Averages:$9,430,994$48,202,439$92,268,660$15,730,769
Release
Date
TitleRoleOpening
Weekend
Domestic
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
Production
Budget
1/20/2006 Looking for Comedy in the Muslim World Director $429,223 $887,416 $887,416  
8/27/1999 The Muse Screenwriter, Director $3,926,825 $11,614,954 $11,614,954 $15,000,000
12/25/1996 Mother Director $137,701 $19,174,217 $19,174,217  
3/22/1991 Defending Your Life Director   $16,371,128 $16,371,128  
2/15/1985 Lost in America Director $53,982 $10,079,206 $10,079,206  
3/13/1981 Modern Romance Director $18,225 $29,137 $29,137