William B. Kaplan

Best known as a Sound Mixer based on credits in that role in 24 films, with $6,467,947,470 worldwide aggregate box office (rank #2)
Best-Known Technical Roles: Alice in Wonderland (Sound Mixer), Cast Away (Sound Mixer), Forrest Gump (Sound Mixer), Disney's A Christmas Carol (Sound Mixer), The Polar Express (Sound Mixer)
Most productive collaborators: Robert Zemeckis, Steve Starkey, Jack Rapke, Alan Silvestri, Karen O'Hara

  1. Summary
  2. Acting Credits
  3. Technical Credits
  MoviesDomestic Box OfficeInternational Box OfficeWorldwide Box Office
In Technical RolesSound Mixer24$3,068,494,001$3,399,453,469$6,467,947,470
Release
Date
TitleRoleOpening
Weekend
Domestic
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
Production
Budget
11/2/2012 Flight Sound $24,900,566 $93,772,375 $161,772,375 $31,000,000
11/12/2010 Unstoppable Sound $22,688,457 $81,562,942 $169,511,609 $95,000,000
3/5/2010 Alice in Wonderland Sound Mixer $116,101,023 $334,191,110 $1,020,020,941 $200,000,000
11/6/2009 Disney's A Christmas Carol Sound Mixer $30,051,075 $137,855,863 $315,709,697 $190,000,000
12/19/2008 Yes Man Sound $18,262,471 $97,690,976 $225,990,976 $50,000,000
11/16/2007 Beowulf Sound Mixer $27,515,871 $82,195,215 $194,995,215 $150,000,000
7/21/2006 Monster House Sound Mixer $22,217,226 $73,661,010 $141,267,370 $75,000,000
11/19/2004 National Treasure Sound Mixer $35,142,554 $173,005,002 $347,405,002 $100,000,000
11/10/2004 The Polar Express Sound Mixer $2,100,000 $194,949,659 $319,049,659 $170,000,000
8/9/2002 xXx Sound Mixer $44,506,103 $141,930,000 $267,200,000 $70,000,000
12/22/2000 Cast Away Sound Mixer $28,883,406 $233,632,142 $427,230,516 $85,000,000
7/21/2000 What Lies Beneath Sound $29,702,959 $155,464,351 $288,693,989 $90,000,000
7/11/1997 Contact Sound Mixer $20,584,908 $100,920,329 $165,900,000 $90,000,000
5/12/1995 Crimson Tide Sound Mixer $18,612,190 $91,387,195 $159,387,195 $55,000,000
7/6/1994 Forrest Gump Sound Mixer $24,450,602 $329,694,499 $679,400,525 $55,000,000
9/10/1993 True Romance Sound Mixer $4,023,420 $12,281,000 $12,281,000 $12,500,000
7/31/1992 Death Becomes Her Sound Mixer $12,110,355 $58,422,650 $149,022,650 $55,000,000
5/24/1990 Back to the Future Part III Sound Mixer $23,703,060 $87,666,629 $243,700,000 $40,000,000
11/22/1989 Back to the Future Part II Sound Mixer $27,835,125 $118,450,002 $332,000,000 $40,000,000
6/29/1988 Coming to America Sound Mixer $21,404,420 $128,152,301 $288,800,000  
5/16/1986 Top Gun Sound Mixer $8,193,052 $179,800,601 $356,800,601 $15,000,000
3/30/1984 Romancing the Stone Sound Mixer $5,105,741 $75,078,260 $115,078,260  
6/24/1983 Twilight Zone: The Movie Sound Mixer $6,614,366 $29,500,000 $29,500,000 $10,000,000
6/20/1980 The Blues Brothers Sound Mixer $4,858,152 $57,229,890 $57,229,890 $27,000,000