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Ben Burtt

Best known as a Sound Designer based on credits in that role in 16 films, with $9,144,832,663 worldwide aggregate box office (rank #4)
Best-Known Technical Roles: Star Wars Ep. VII: The Force Awakens (Sound Designer), Star Wars Ep. III: Revenge of the Sith (Editor), Star Wars Ep. I: The Phantom Menace (Editor), Indiana Jones and the Kingdom of the Crystal Skull (Sound Designer), Indiana Jones and the Kingdom of the Crystal Skull (Supervising Sound Editor)
Best-Known Acting Roles: WALL-E/M-O (WALL-E)
Most productive collaborators: Andrew Stanton, Elissa Knight, Jeff Garlin, Jim Reardon, Fred Willard

  1. Summary
  2. Acting Credits
  3. Technical Credits
  MoviesDomestic
Box Office
International
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
As an ActorLeading1$223,808,164$308,782,830$532,590,994
In Technical RolesSound Designer16$4,424,790,721$4,720,041,942$9,144,832,663
Supervising Sound Editor7$2,062,106,849$2,515,135,788$4,577,242,637
Re-recording Mixer5$785,370,649$724,000,000$1,509,370,649
Editor4$1,215,368,371$1,367,736,296$2,583,104,667
Sound Effects Editor2$751,269,967$569,500,000$1,320,769,967
Character Designer1$223,808,164$308,782,830$532,590,994
Sound Editor1$47,379,090$84,113,682$131,492,772
Release
Date
TitleRoleDomestic
Box Office
International
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
6/27/2008 WALL-E WALL-E/M-O  $223,808,164 $308,782,830 $532,590,994
Movies: 1Totals:$223,808,164$308,782,830$532,590,994
  Averages:$223,808,164$308,782,830$532,590,994
Release
Date
TitleRoleDomestic
Box Office
International
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
12/18/2015 Star Wars Ep. VII: The Force Aw… Sound Designer $936,662,225 $1,122,000,000 $2,058,662,225
5/15/2013 Star Trek Into Darkness Supervising Sound Ed…,
Sound Designer 
$228,778,661 $238,602,923 $467,381,584
1/20/2012 Red Tails Editor $49,876,377 $489,121 $50,365,498
6/9/2011 Super 8 Sound Designer,
Supervising Sound Ed… 
$127,004,179 $130,968,566 $257,972,745
6/27/2008 WALL-E Sound Designer,
Supervising Sound Ed…,
Character Designer 
$223,808,164 $308,782,830 $532,590,994
5/22/2008 Indiana Jones and the Kingdom o… Supervising Sound Ed…,
Sound Designer 
$317,023,851 $469,534,294 $786,558,145
12/23/2005 Munich Sound Editor,
Sound Designer 
$47,379,090 $84,113,682 $131,492,772
5/19/2005 Star Wars Ep. III: Revenge of t… Supervising Sound Ed…,
Editor 
$380,270,577 $468,728,300 $848,998,877
5/16/2002 Star Wars Ep. II: Attack of the… Editor,
Sound Designer,
Supervising Sound Ed… 
$310,676,740 $346,018,875 $656,695,615
5/19/1999 Star Wars Ep. I: The Phantom Me… Sound Designer,
Editor,
Supervising Sound Ed… 
$474,544,677 $552,500,000 $1,027,044,677
12/22/1989 Always Re-recording Mixer,
Sound Designer 
$41,843,630 $30,300,000 $72,143,630
5/24/1989 Indiana Jones and the Last Crusade Re-recording Mixer,
Sound Designer 
$197,171,806 $277,000,000 $474,171,806
5/20/1988 Willow Sound Designer,
Re-recording Mixer 
$57,269,863 $0 $57,269,863
5/23/1984 Indiana Jones and the Temple of… Sound Designer,
Re-recording Mixer 
$179,880,271 $153,200,000 $333,080,271
5/25/1983 Star Wars Ep. VI: Return of the… Sound Designer,
Re-recording Mixer 
$309,205,079 $263,500,000 $572,705,079
6/11/1982 ET: The Extra-Terrestrial Sound Designer $435,110,554 $357,854,772 $792,965,326
6/12/1981 Raiders of the Lost Ark Sound Designer $248,159,971 $141,766,000 $389,925,971
5/21/1980 Star Wars Ep. V: The Empire Str… Supervising Sound Ef…,
Sound Designer 
$290,271,960 $243,900,000 $534,171,960
5/25/1977 Star Wars Ep. IV: A New Hope Sound Effects Editor… $460,998,007 $325,600,000 $786,598,007
Movies: 19Totals:$5,315,935,682$5,514,859,363$10,830,795,045
  Averages:$279,786,089$290,255,756$570,041,844