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Tim Chau

Best known as a Sound Designer based on credits in that role in 52 films, with $5,221,047,035 worldwide aggregate box office (rank #6)
Best-Known Technical Roles: The Hangover (Re-recording Mixer), The Hangover (Sound Designer), The Hangover (Supervising Sound Editor), The SpongeBob Movie: Sponge Out of Water (Supervising Sound Editor), The SpongeBob Movie: Sponge Out of Water (Sound Designer)
Most productive collaborators: Stephen Herek, Michael Kamen, David Dobkin, Bradley Cooper, Gregory H. Watkins

  1. Summary
  2. Acting Credits
  3. Technical Credits
  MoviesDomestic
Box Office
International
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
In Technical RolesSound Designer52$3,178,619,398$2,042,427,637$5,221,047,035
Supervising Sound Editor51$3,122,185,331$1,950,950,508$5,073,135,839
Re-recording Mixer31$2,262,149,268$1,562,807,574$3,824,956,842
Sound Editor8$584,385,210$467,283,254$1,051,668,464
Sound Effects Editor5$211,033,725$153,400,000$364,433,725
Sound Mixer1$32,886,940$7,991,682$40,878,622
Release
Date
TitleRoleDomestic
Box Office
International
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
11/17/2017 The Star Re-recording Mixer,
Sound Designer,
Supervising Sound Ed… 
$10,918,931 $712,668 $11,631,599
8/19/2016 Kubo and the Two Strings Re-recording Mixer,
Sound Designer,
Supervising Sound Ed… 
$48,023,088 $29,525,476 $77,548,564
5/13/2016 Under the Gun Re-recording Mixer,
Sound Designer,
Supervising Sound Ed… 
$0 $0 $0
2/6/2015 The SpongeBob Movie: Sponge Out… Supervising Sound Ed…,
Sound Designer,
Re-recording Mixer 
$162,994,032 $148,600,000 $311,594,032
10/10/2014 The Judge Sound Designer,
Re-recording Mixer,
Supervising Sound Ed… 
$47,119,388 $29,000,000 $76,119,388
7/25/2014 Hercules Sound Designer,
Supervising Sound Ed…,
Re-recording Mixer 
$72,688,614 $170,700,000 $243,388,614
7/5/2012 Katy Perry: Part of Me Re-recording Mixer,
Sound Designer,
Supervising Sound Ed… 
$25,326,071 $7,374,368 $32,700,439
2/10/2012 The Vow Sound Designer,
Supervising Sound Ed…,
Re-recording Mixer 
$125,014,030 $72,604,130 $197,618,160
8/5/2011 The Change-Up Sound Designer,
Re-recording Mixer,
Supervising Sound Ed… 
$37,081,475 $38,753,649 $75,835,124
5/6/2011 Passion Play Re-recording Mixer,
Sound Designer,
Supervising Sound Ed… 
$3,669 $0 $3,669
2/11/2011 Justin Bieber: Never Say Never Sound Designer,
Supervising Sound Ed…,
Re-recording Mixer 
$73,013,910 $26,020,215 $99,034,125
2/26/2010 Cop Out Re-recording Mixer,
Supervising Sound Ed…,
Sound Designer 
$44,875,481 $11,034,429 $55,909,910
6/5/2009 The Hangover Re-recording Mixer,
Sound Designer,
Supervising Sound Ed… 
$277,322,503 $188,441,583 $465,764,086
6/20/2008 The Love Guru Re-recording Mixer,
Sound Designer,
Supervising Sound Ed… 
$32,200,122 $7,923,224 $40,123,346
11/9/2007 Fred Claus Supervising Sound Ed…,
Sound Designer 
$72,006,777 $25,830,861 $97,837,638
8/29/2007 Balls of Fury Sound Designer,
Supervising Sound Ed…,
Supervising Sound Mixer 
$32,886,940 $7,991,682 $40,878,622
8/10/2007 Rush Hour 3 Sound Designer,
Supervising Sound Ed…,
Re-recording Mixer 
$140,125,968 $116,459,914 $256,585,882
9/29/2006 Open Season Supervising Sound Ed…,
Re-recording Mixer,
Sound Designer 
$85,105,259 $106,826,899 $191,932,158
7/15/2005 Wedding Crashers Re-recording Mixer,
Sound Designer,
Supervising Sound Ed… 
$209,218,368 $74,000,000 $283,218,368
9/24/2004 First Daughter Re-recording Mixer,
Sound Designer,
Supervising Sound Ed… 
$9,055,010 $1,364,074 $10,419,084
4/2/2004 Home on the Range Sound Designer,
Supervising Sound Ed… 
$50,026,353 $26,456,108 $76,482,461
3/12/2004 Secret Window Sound Designer,
Supervising Sound Ed…,
Re-recording Mixer 
$47,958,031 $44,153,520 $92,111,551
2/27/2004 Dirty Dancing Havana Nights Sound Designer $14,140,215 $0 $14,140,215
2/7/2003 Shanghai Knights Re-recording Mixer,
Sound Designer,
Supervising Sound Ed… 
$60,470,220 $27,846,615 $88,316,835
9/27/2002 The Tuxedo Sound Designer,
Supervising Sound Ed… 
$50,586,000 $53,843,625 $104,429,625
5/24/2002 Spirit: Stallion of the Cimarron Supervising Sound Ed…,
Sound Designer 
$73,215,310 $33,300,000 $106,515,310
4/26/2002 Life, or Something Like It Re-recording Mixer,
Sound Designer 
$14,448,589 $0 $14,448,589
9/7/2001 Rock Star Supervising Sound Ed… $16,991,902 $2,325,863 $19,317,765
8/3/2001 Rush Hour 2 Re-recording Mixer,
Sound Designer,
Supervising Sound Ed… 
$226,164,286 $121,261,546 $347,425,832
4/20/2001 Crocodile Dundee in Los Angeles Re-recording Mixer,
Sound Designer 
$25,590,119 $13,802,992 $39,393,111
12/15/2000 The Emperor's New Groove Sound Designer $89,296,573 $80,000,000 $169,296,573
7/7/2000 Scary Movie Re-recording Mixer $157,019,771 $120,180,229 $277,200,000
5/26/2000 Shanghai Noon Re-recording Mixer,
Sound Designer,
Supervising Sound Ed… 
$56,932,305 $14,257,530 $71,189,835
2/4/2000 Scream 3 Re-recording Mixer $89,138,076 $72,700,000 $161,838,076
11/5/1999 The Bachelor Re-recording Mixer $21,731,001 $15,151,377 $36,882,378
10/22/1999 Crazy in Alabama Sound Designer $1,954,202 $0 $1,954,202
9/10/1999 Stir of Echoes Re-recording Mixer $21,133,087 $0 $21,133,087
10/9/1998 Holy Man Sound Designer,
Supervising Sound Ed… 
$12,069,719 $0 $12,069,719
9/18/1998 Rush Hour Re-recording Mixer,
Sound Designer,
Supervising Sound Ed… 
$141,186,864 $104,113,136 $245,300,000
5/29/1998 Hope Floats Sound Designer,
Supervising Sound Ed… 
$60,110,313 $21,418,687 $81,529,000
12/25/1997 Mr. Magoo Sound Designer,
Supervising Sound Ed… 
$21,437,192 $7,500,000 $28,937,192
10/17/1997 Telling Lies in America Re-recording Mixer,
Sound Designer,
Supervising Sound Ed… 
$291,000 $0 $291,000
8/22/1997 Money Talks Sound Designer,
Supervising Sound Ed… 
$41,076,865 $0 $41,076,865
7/16/1997 George Of The Jungle Sound Designer,
Supervising Sound Ed… 
$105,263,257 $69,200,000 $174,463,257
11/27/1996 101 Dalmatians Sound Designer,
Supervising Sound Ed… 
$136,189,294 $168,010,706 $304,200,000
6/7/1996 The Phantom Supervising Sound Ed… $17,220,599 $0 $17,220,599
3/22/1996 Diabolique Sound Designer,
Supervising Sound Ed… 
$17,100,266 $0 $17,100,266
12/29/1995 Mr. Holland’s Opus Sound Designer,
Supervising Sound Ed… 
$82,582,604 $23,700,000 $106,282,604
12/22/1995 Waiting to Exhale Sound Designer,
Supervising Sound Ed… 
$66,947,948 $14,400,000 $81,347,948
7/28/1995 Operation Dumbo Drop Sound Designer,
Supervising Sound Ed… 
$24,670,346 $0 $24,670,346
3/24/1995 Tall Tale Sound Designer,
Supervising Sound Ed… 
$8,247,627 $0 $8,247,627
3/11/1994 Lightning Jack Sound Designer,
Supervising Sound Ed… 
$16,821,273 $0 $16,821,273
11/12/1993 The Three Musketeers Sound Designer,
Supervising Sound Ed… 
$53,661,805 $0 $53,661,805
9/8/1993 The Joy Luck Club Sound Designer,
Supervising Sound Ed… 
$32,790,064 $0 $32,790,064
7/16/1993 Free Willy Sound Designer,
Supervising Sound Ed… 
$77,698,625 $76,000,000 $153,698,625
5/21/1993 Sliver Sound Designer,
Supervising Sound Ed… 
$36,280,867 $80,000,000 $116,280,867
12/11/1992 A Few Good Men Sound Editor $141,340,178 $95,159,822 $236,500,000
10/2/1992 The Mighty Ducks Supervising Sound Ed… $50,752,337 $0 $50,752,337
4/24/1992 Passed Away Supervising Sound Ed… $4,030,793 $0 $4,030,793
1/17/1992 Freejack Sound Editor $17,033,142 $0 $17,033,142
12/11/1991 Hook Sound Editor $119,654,823 $181,200,000 $300,854,823
8/23/1991 Harley Davidson and the Marlbor… Supervising Sound Ed…,
Sound Designer 
$7,018,525 $0 $7,018,525
11/16/1990 Home Alone Sound Editor $285,761,243 $190,923,432 $476,684,675
10/19/1990 Quigley Down Under Sound Designer,
Supervising Sound Ed… 
$21,413,105 $0 $21,413,105
12/31/1988 As Time Goes By Re-recording Mixer,
Sound Effects Editor 
$0 $0 $0
11/11/1988 A Cry in the Dark Sound Editor $6,908,797 $0 $6,908,797
4/15/1988 Return to Snowy River Sound Editor $13,687,027 $0 $13,687,027
12/31/1986 Sky Pirates Sound Effects Editor $0 $0 $0
12/31/1986 Frog Dreaming Sound Editor $0 $0 $0
12/31/1986 Cactus Sound Effects Editor $0 $0 $0
12/31/1986 Dogs in Space Sound Editor $0 $0 $0
9/26/1986 Crocodile Dundee Sound Effects Editor $174,803,506 $153,400,000 $328,203,506
7/10/1985 Mad Max Beyond Thunderdome Sound Effects Editor $36,230,219 $0 $36,230,219
Movies: 73Totals:$4,352,055,899$2,873,468,360$7,225,524,259
  Averages:$59,617,204$39,362,580$98,979,784

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