Don Burgess

Cinematographer in 19 films, with $4,260,680,412 worldwide aggregate box office (rank #8)
Best-Known Technical Roles: Spider-Man (Cinematographer), Forrest Gump (Cinematographer), Cast Away (Cinematographer), The Polar Express (Cinematographer), 42 (Cinematographer)
Most productive collaborators: Tom Hanks, Robert Zemeckis, Steve Starkey, Kevin Lima, Tobey Maguire

  1. Summary
  2. Acting Credits
  3. Technical Credits
  MoviesDomestic Box OfficeInternational Box OfficeWorldwide Box Office
In Technical RolesCinematographer19$2,285,920,398$1,974,760,014$4,260,680,412
Second Unit Camera6$507,521,649$638,674,025$1,146,195,674
Additional Photography2$261,933,624$300,831,040$562,764,664
Release
Date
TitleRoleOpening
Weekend
Domestic
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
Production
Budget
3/21/2014 Muppets Most Wanted Cinematographer $17,005,126 $51,178,893 $68,493,504 $55,000,000
4/12/2013 42 Cinematographer $27,487,144 $95,020,213 $95,020,213 $40,000,000
11/2/2012 Flight Cinematographer $24,900,566 $93,772,375 $161,772,375 $31,000,000
11/23/2011 The Muppets Cinematographer $29,239,026 $88,625,922 $160,971,922 $45,000,000
5/13/2011 Priest Cinematographer $14,953,664 $29,136,626 $84,154,026 $60,000,000
4/1/2011 Source Code Cinematographer $14,812,094 $54,712,227 $140,428,499 $32,000,000
1/15/2010 The Book of Eli Cinematographer $32,789,494 $94,835,059 $158,750,817 $80,000,000
11/21/2007 Enchanted Cinematographer $34,440,317 $127,706,877 $340,384,141 $85,000,000
7/21/2006 My Super Ex-Girlfriend Cinematographer $8,603,460 $22,530,295 $60,530,295  
2/17/2006 Eight Below Cinematographer $20,188,176 $81,612,565 $120,612,565 $40,000,000
11/10/2004 The Polar Express Cinematographer $2,100,000 $194,949,659 $319,049,659 $170,000,000
4/23/2004 13 Going On 30 Cinematographer $21,054,238 $57,139,723 $96,439,723 $30,000,000
6/14/2002 The Bourne Identity Additional Photography $27,118,640 $121,468,960 $213,300,000 $60,000,000
5/3/2002 Spider-Man Cinematographer $114,844,116 $403,706,375 $821,565,375 $139,000,000
12/22/2000 Cast Away Cinematographer $28,883,406 $233,632,142 $427,230,516 $85,000,000
7/21/2000 What Lies Beneath Cinematographer $29,702,959 $155,464,351 $288,693,989 $90,000,000
5/8/1998 Deep Impact Additional Photography $41,152,375 $140,464,664 $349,464,664 $80,000,000
7/11/1997 Contact Cinematographer $20,584,908 $100,920,329 $165,900,000 $90,000,000
5/19/1995 Forget Paris Cinematographer $5,812,656 $33,194,512 $33,194,512  
12/21/1994 Ri¢hie Ri¢h Cinematographer $5,830,302 $38,087,756 $38,087,756 $40,000,000
7/6/1994 Forrest Gump Cinematographer $24,450,602 $329,694,499 $679,400,525 $55,000,000
7/31/1992 Death Becomes Her Second Unit Camera $12,110,355 $58,422,650 $149,022,650 $55,000,000
6/18/1992 Batman Returns Second Unit Camera $45,687,710 $162,833,635 $266,824,291 $80,000,000
3/20/1992 Noises Off... Second Unit Camera   $2,280,148 $2,280,148  
5/24/1991 Backdraft Second Unit Camera $15,723,480 $77,868,585 $152,368,585  
5/24/1990 Back to the Future Part III Second Unit Camera $23,703,060 $87,666,629 $243,700,000 $40,000,000
11/22/1989 Back to the Future Part II Second Unit Camera $27,835,125 $118,450,002 $332,000,000 $40,000,000