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James Horner

Best known as a Composer based on credits in that role in 99 films, with $13,569,469,444 worldwide aggregate box office (rank #5)
Best-Known Technical Roles: Avatar (Composer), Titanic (Composer), The Amazing Spider-Man (Composer), How the Grinch Stole Christmas (Composer), The Perfect Storm (Composer)

  1. Summary
  2. Acting Credits
  3. Technical Credits
  MoviesDomestic
Box Office
International
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
In Technical RolesComposer99$6,102,769,591$7,466,699,853$13,569,469,444
Song Writer6$234,371,717$140,831,145$375,202,862
Release
Date
TitleRoleDomestic
Box Office
International
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
7/24/2015 Southpaw Composer $49,602,894 $26,500,000 $76,102,894
4/10/2015 Living in the Age of Airplanes Composer $0 $0 $0
3/1/2013 Day of the Falcon Composer $0 $435,220 $435,220
7/3/2012 The Amazing Spider-Man Composer $262,030,663 $495,859,604 $757,890,267
6/1/2012 For Greater Glory Composer $5,669,081 $4,357,174 $10,026,255
12/18/2009 Avatar Composer $760,507,625 $2,023,411,357 $2,783,918,982
2/14/2008 The Spiderwick Chronicles Composer $71,195,053 $91,644,614 $162,839,667
12/8/2006 Apocalypto Composer $50,866,635 $70,165,637 $121,032,272
9/22/2006 All the King's Men Composer $7,221,458 $2,300,000 $9,521,458
12/25/2005 The New World Composer $12,712,093 $13,472,307 $26,184,400
10/28/2005 The Legend of Zorro Composer $45,356,386 $95,900,000 $141,256,386
9/23/2005 Flightplan Composer $89,706,988 $124,685,916 $214,392,904
8/5/2005 The Chumscrubber Composer $49,526 $0 $49,526
9/24/2004 The Forgotten Composer $66,711,892 $50,500,000 $117,211,892
5/14/2004 Troy Composer $133,298,577 $350,862,688 $484,161,265
4/30/2004 Bobby Jones: Stroke of Genius Composer $2,694,071 $0 $2,694,071
12/19/2003 House of Sand and Fog Composer $13,005,485 $3,152,438 $16,157,923
11/26/2003 The Missing Composer $26,900,336 $11,353,097 $38,253,433
10/24/2003 Radio Song Writer,
Composer 
$52,333,738 $959,890 $53,293,628
10/24/2003 Beyond Borders Composer $4,426,297 $7,000,793 $11,427,090
9/20/2002 The Four Feathers Composer $18,306,166 $11,576,479 $29,882,645
6/14/2002 Windtalkers Composer $40,914,068 $36,714,197 $77,628,265
12/21/2001 A Beautiful Mind Composer $170,708,996 $146,959,062 $317,668,058
12/14/2001 Iris Composer $5,580,479 $9,574,542 $15,155,021
3/16/2001 Enemy at the Gates Composer $51,396,781 $45,574,512 $96,971,293
11/17/2000 How the Grinch Stole Christmas Composer $260,044,825 $85,096,578 $345,141,403
11/10/2000 Little Nicky Composer $39,442,871 $18,827,520 $58,270,391
6/30/2000 The Perfect Storm Composer $182,618,434 $146,093,000 $328,711,434
12/17/1999 Bicentennial Man Composer,
Composer 
$58,220,776 $29,200,000 $87,420,776
12/25/1998 Mighty Joe Young Composer $50,628,009 $0 $50,628,009
7/17/1998 The Mask of Zorro Song "I Want to Spen…,
Composer 
$93,771,072 $139,871,255 $233,642,327
5/8/1998 Deep Impact Composer $140,300,426 $209,000,000 $349,300,426
12/19/1997 Titanic Composer $658,672,302 $1,548,943,366 $2,207,615,668
3/26/1997 The Devil's Own Composer $42,877,165 $98,014,407 $140,891,572
11/8/1996 Ransom Composer $136,448,821 $172,207,319 $308,656,140
10/18/1996 To Gillian on Her 37th Birthday Composer $4,137,645 $0 $4,137,645
7/12/1996 Courage Under Fire Composer $58,918,501 $41,829,761 $100,748,262
12/22/1995 Balto Composer,
Song Writer 
$11,249,665 $0 $11,249,665
12/15/1995 Jumanji Composer $100,109,938 $162,300,000 $262,409,938
10/13/1995 Jade Composer $9,812,870 $0 $9,812,870
6/30/1995 Apollo 13 Composer $172,036,360 $162,029,504 $334,065,864
5/26/1995 Casper Composer $100,237,375 $181,971,806 $282,209,181
5/24/1995 Braveheart Composer $75,545,647 $133,500,000 $209,045,647
12/23/1994 Legends of the Fall Composer $66,484,854 $94,000,000 $160,484,854
11/23/1994 The Pagemaster Composer $11,992,698 $0 $11,992,698
8/3/1994 Clear and Present Danger Composer $121,832,939 $85,487,344 $207,320,283
12/17/1993 The Pelican Brief Composer $100,768,056 $87,227,803 $187,995,859
11/24/1993 We're Back! A Dinosaur's Story Composer,
Song Writer 
$9,315,576 $0 $9,315,576
8/25/1993 The Man Without a Face Composer $24,760,338 $0 $24,760,338
8/11/1993 Searching for Bobby Fischer Composer $7,266,393 $0 $7,266,393
7/16/1993 Hocus Pocus Composer $39,360,491 $0 $39,360,491
6/18/1993 Once Upon a Forest Composer $5,274,950 $0 $5,274,950
4/2/1993 Jack the Bear Composer $4,796,751 $0 $4,796,751
3/12/1993 A Far Off Place Composer $12,890,752 $0 $12,890,752
3/5/1993 Swing Kids Composer $5,632,086 $0 $5,632,086
1/1/1993 House of Cards Composer $322,871 $0 $322,871
1/1/1993 Bopha! Composer $212,483 $0 $212,483
9/9/1992 Sneakers Composer $50,560,948 $0 $50,560,948
6/26/1992 Unlawful Entry Composer $52,404,352 $0 $52,404,352
6/5/1992 Patriot Games Composer $83,287,363 $94,812,637 $178,100,000
4/1/1992 Thunderheart Composer $22,660,758 $0 $22,660,758
11/22/1991 An American Tail: Fievel Goes West Song Writer,
Composer 
$20,218,664 $0 $20,218,664
6/21/1991 The Rocketeer Composer $46,573,027 $0 $46,573,027
3/15/1991 Class Action Composer $23,695,988 $0 $23,695,988
3/1/1991 My Heroes Have Always Been Cowboys Composer $3,603,615 $0 $3,603,615
1/1/1991 Once Around Composer $14,851,000 $0 $14,851,000
6/8/1990 Another 48 Hrs. Composer $80,047,413 $72,700,000 $152,747,413
4/6/1990 I Love You to Death Composer $15,600,149 $0 $15,600,149
12/14/1989 Glory Composer $26,593,580 $0 $26,593,580
10/27/1989 Dad Composer $19,345,975 $0 $19,345,975
9/15/1989 In Country Composer $3,531,971 $0 $3,531,971
6/23/1989 Honey, I Shrunk the Kids Composer $129,906,514 $91,975,828 $221,882,342
4/21/1989 Field of Dreams Composer $60,045,168 $0 $60,045,168
11/23/1988 Cocoon: The Return Composer $18,204,039 $0 $18,204,039
11/18/1988 The Land Before Time Composer $48,092,846 $33,880,000 $81,972,846
8/12/1988 Young Guns Composer $44,726,644 $0 $44,726,644
8/5/1988 Vibes Composer $1,883,811 $0 $1,883,811
6/17/1988 Red Heat Composer $34,994,648 $0 $34,994,648
5/20/1988 Willow Composer $57,269,863 $0 $57,269,863
12/18/1987 *batteries not included Composer $32,945,797 $0 $32,945,797
4/17/1987 Project X Composer $18,532,286 $0 $18,532,286
11/21/1986 An American Tail Composer,
Song Writer 
$47,483,002 $0 $47,483,002
9/24/1986 The Name of the Rose Composer $7,153,000 $0 $7,153,000
7/18/1986 Aliens Composer $85,160,248 $98,156,207 $183,316,455
4/11/1986 Off Beat Composer $4,842,778 $0 $4,842,778
10/4/1985 Commando Composer $34,896,317 $0 $34,896,317
9/27/1985 The Journey of Natty Gann Composer $9,468,512 $0 $9,468,512
8/16/1985 Volunteers Composer $19,875,740 $0 $19,875,740
6/21/1985 Cocoon Composer $75,901,168 $0 $75,901,168
2/8/1985 Heaven Help Us Composer $6,070,794 $0 $6,070,794
6/1/1984 Star Trek III: The Search for S… Composer $71,273,785 $10,528,954 $81,802,739
12/16/1983 Uncommon Valor Composer $27,801,480 $0 $27,801,480
12/16/1983 Gorky Park Composer $15,856,028 $0 $15,856,028
9/30/1983 Brainstorm Composer $8,921,050 $0 $8,921,050
7/29/1983 Krull Composer $16,519,460 $0 $16,519,460
12/8/1982 48 Hrs. Composer $75,936,265 $0 $75,936,265
6/4/1982 Star Trek II: The Wrath of Khan Composer $78,633,541 $16,887,037 $95,520,578
4/24/1981 The Hand Composer $2,000,000 $0 $2,000,000
Movies: 105Totals:$6,337,141,308$7,607,530,998$13,944,672,306
  Averages:$60,353,727$72,452,676$132,806,403