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Albert Brooks

Best known as an Actor based on credits in that role in 27 films, with $2,437,668,197 worldwide aggregate box office (rank #652)
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), Lost in America (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 Office
International
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
As an Actor(Unclassified)14$306,249,554$16,081,905$322,331,459
Supporting7$386,677,645$449,929,120$836,606,765
Leading2$392,144,324$555,900,000$948,044,324
(Unclassified)2$0$12,183,526$12,183,526
Cameo1$144,156,464$150,000,000$294,156,464
Lead Ensemble Member1$20,440,627$3,905,032$24,345,659
In Technical RolesDirector6$57,886,735$0$57,886,735
Screenwriter1$11,614,954$0$11,614,954

Featured TV on DVD Review: The Odd Couple: The Complete Collection

June 10th, 2015

The Odd Couple

The Odd Couple is a TV show based on the award-winning movie of the same name that was based on the award-winning play of the same. The movie starred Walter Matthau and Jack Lemmon, who are inarguably one of the top ten comedy duos of all time. That sets a really high bar, one that is nearly impossible to match. Does it get there? And is The Complete Series worth picking up? More...

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
TitleRoleDomestic
Box Office
International
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
7/8/2016 The Secret Life of Pets   $0 $0 $0
12/31/2015 The Little Prince   $0 $12,183,526 $12,183,526
12/31/2014 A Most Violent Year Andrew Walsh  $5,749,134 $322,299 $6,071,433
12/21/2012 This is 40 Larry  $67,544,505 $22,676,677 $90,221,182
9/16/2011 Drive Bernie Rose  $35,060,689 $42,994,136 $78,054,825
7/27/2007 The Simpsons Movie Russ Cargill  $183,135,014 $343,936,008 $527,071,022
1/20/2006 Looking for Comedy in the Muslim World Himself  $887,416 $0 $887,416
5/30/2003 Finding Nemo Marlin  $380,529,370 $555,900,000 $936,429,370
5/23/2003 The In-Laws Jerry Peyser  $20,440,627 $3,905,032 $24,345,659
10/12/2001 My First Mister Randall ("R") Harris  $621,377 $0 $621,377
8/27/1999 The Muse Steven Phillips  $11,614,954 $0 $11,614,954
6/26/1998 Out of Sight Richard Ripley  $37,474,810 $40,000,000 $77,474,810
6/26/1998 Doctor Dolittle Tiger (voice)  $144,156,464 $150,000,000 $294,156,464
10/31/1997 Critical Care Dr. Butz  $218,158 $0 $218,158
12/25/1996 Mother John Henderson  $19,119,165 $0 $19,119,165
9/30/1994 The Scout Al Percolo  $2,667,163 $0 $2,667,163
2/4/1994 I'll Do Anything Burke Adler  $10,209,111 $0 $10,209,111
3/22/1991 Defending Your Life Daniel Miller  $16,156,857 $0 $16,156,857
12/16/1987 Broadcast News Aaron Altman  $51,249,404 $16,081,905 $67,331,309
2/15/1985 Lost in America David Howard  $10,079,206 $0 $10,079,206
2/10/1984 Unfaithfully Yours Norman Robbins  $19,928,200 $0 $19,928,200
11/23/1983 Terms of Endearment Rudyard Greenway  $105,237,012 $0 $105,237,012
6/24/1983 Twilight Zone: The Movie Prologue Car Driver  $29,450,919 $0 $29,450,919
3/13/1981 Modern Romance Robert Cole  $29,137 $0 $29,137
10/10/1980 Private Benjamin Yale Goodman  $69,847,348 $0 $69,847,348
3/2/1979 Real Life Albert Brooks  $0 $0 $0
2/8/1976 Taxi Driver Tom  $28,262,574 $0 $28,262,574
Movies: 27Totals:$1,249,668,614$1,187,999,583$2,437,668,197
  Averages:$46,284,023$43,999,985$90,284,007
Release
Date
TitleRoleDomestic
Box Office
International
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
1/20/2006 Looking for Comedy in the Musli… Director $887,416 $0 $887,416
8/27/1999 The Muse Screenwriter,
Director 
$11,614,954 $0 $11,614,954
12/25/1996 Mother Director $19,119,165 $0 $19,119,165
3/22/1991 Defending Your Life Director $16,156,857 $0 $16,156,857
2/15/1985 Lost in America Director $10,079,206 $0 $10,079,206
3/13/1981 Modern Romance Director $29,137 $0 $29,137
Movies: 7Totals:$69,501,689$0$69,501,689
  Averages:$9,928,813$0$9,928,813