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Edward Burns

Best known as an Actor based on credits in that role in 22 films, with $1,108,464,202 worldwide aggregate box office (rank #2,166)
Best-Known Acting Roles: Private Reiben (Saving Private Ryan), George (27 Dresses), Ethan (The Holiday), Thomas Kane (Alex Cross), Jack Andrews (One Missed Call)
Best-Known Technical Roles: Flight of the Phoenix (Screenwriter), The Fitzgerald Family Christmas (Director), The Fitzgerald Family Christmas (Screenwriter), The Fitzgerald Family Christmas (Producer), Newlyweds (Screenwriter)
Most productive collaborators: Tom Hanks, Steven Spielberg, Robert Rodat, Tom Sizemore, Jeremy Davies

  1. Summary
  2. News
  3. Acting Credits
  4. Technical Credits
  MoviesDomestic
Box Office
International
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
As an ActorLeading8$372,714,025$379,300,923$752,014,948
Lead Ensemble Member3$25,921,365$34,175,016$60,096,381
Supporting1$63,224,849$141,910,324$205,135,173
(Unclassified)10$49,226,492$41,991,208$91,217,700
In Technical RolesDirector10$22,337,350$5,634,780$27,972,130
Screenwriter4$21,064,056$13,000,000$34,064,056
Producer2$54,876$0$54,876

Featured Blu-ray / DVD Review: Alex Cross

February 3rd, 2013

Tyler Perry has been a money making machine, but while he, or more accurately, Madea, has a dedicated following, he hasn't been able to generate a lot of crossover appeal. Alex Cross was his first attempt to truly get away from his iconic character. It didn't go so well. The film opened in fifth place and quickly disappeared from there. Is is as bad as its box office numbers would indicate? Or does Tyler Perry just need more time to distance himself from Madea before moviegoers who don't like that character are willing to accept him in a role like this? More...

Limited Releases and Me

December 7th, 2012

It is a really, really busy week for limited releases. However, of the more than a dozen films on this week's list, only one of them is earning overwhelmingly positive reviews, Wagner and Me. That film is a documentary, so even if it does perform well during its opening weekend, it likely won't find any mainstream success. All of the rest are either earning too few reviews to have a Tomatometer Score, or have overall negative reviews. Combined with the previously released Awards Season hopefuls, and there's too much competition for such weak films. More...

Release
Date
TitleRoleDomestic
Box Office
International
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
12/7/2012 The Fitzgerald Family Christmas Gerry Fitzgerald  $50,292 $0 $50,292
10/19/2012 Alex Cross Thomas Kane  $25,888,412 $9,538,347 $35,426,759
3/9/2012 Friends with Kids Kurt   $7,251,073 $7,106,679 $14,357,752
1/27/2012 Man on a Ledge Jack Dougherty  $18,620,000 $27,068,337 $45,688,337
1/13/2012 Newlyweds Buzzy  $4,584 $0 $4,584
2/27/2009 Echelon Conspiracy   $796,716 $0 $796,716
8/26/2008 Purple Violets   $0 $0 $0
1/13/2008 27 Dresses George  $76,806,312 $83,439,151 $160,245,463
1/4/2008 One Missed Call Jack Andrews  $26,890,041 $17,623,425 $44,513,466
12/8/2006 The Holiday Ethan  $63,224,849 $141,910,324 $205,135,173
9/1/2006 Looking for Kitty Jack  $4,480 $0 $4,480
7/14/2006 The Groomsmen Paulie  $128,585 $0 $128,585
9/2/2005 A Sound of Thunder Travis Ryer  $1,900,451 $4,400,000 $6,300,451
4/25/2003 Confidence Jake Vig  $12,212,417 $0 $12,212,417
10/11/2002 Ash Wednesday Francis Sullivan  $2,942 $149,457 $152,399
4/26/2002 Life, or Something Like It Tony Scanlon  $14,448,589 $0 $14,448,589
11/21/2001 The Sidewalks of New York Tommy  $2,402,459 $1,172,849 $3,575,308
3/9/2001 15 Minutes Jordy Warsaw  $24,375,436 $31,956,428 $56,331,864
7/24/1998 Saving Private Ryan Private Reiben  $216,335,085 $268,700,000 $485,035,085
3/27/1998 No Looking Back Charlie  $143,273 $0 $143,273
8/23/1996 She's the One Mickey Fitzpatrick  $9,398,667 $4,312,474 $13,711,141
8/9/1995 The Brothers McMullen Barry McMullen  $10,202,068 $0 $10,202,068
Movies: 22Totals:$511,086,731$597,377,471$1,108,464,202
  Averages:$23,231,215$27,153,521$50,384,736
Release
Date
TitleRoleDomestic
Box Office
International
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
12/7/2012 The Fitzgerald Family Christmas Producer,
Screenwriter,
Director 
$50,292 $0 $50,292
1/13/2012 Newlyweds Producer,
Director,
Screenwriter 
$4,584 $0 $4,584
8/26/2008 Purple Violets Director,
Screenwriter 
$0 $0 $0
9/1/2006 Looking for Kitty Director $4,480 $0 $4,480
7/14/2006 The Groomsmen Director $128,585 $0 $128,585
12/17/2004 Flight of the Phoenix Screenwriter $21,009,180 $13,000,000 $34,009,180
10/11/2002 Ash Wednesday Director $2,942 $149,457 $152,399
11/21/2001 The Sidewalks of New York Director $2,402,459 $1,172,849 $3,575,308
3/27/1998 No Looking Back Director $143,273 $0 $143,273
8/23/1996 She's the One Director $9,398,667 $4,312,474 $13,711,141
8/9/1995 The Brothers McMullen Director $10,202,068 $0 $10,202,068
Movies: 11Totals:$43,346,530$18,634,780$61,981,310
  Averages:$3,940,594$1,694,071$5,634,665