Wes Craven

Best known as a Director based on credits in that role in 18 films, with $821,917,034 worldwide aggregate box office (rank #150)
Best-Known Technical Roles: Scream 4 (Director), Scream 4 (Producer), Dracula 2000 (Executive Producer), Pulse (Screenwriter), Cursed (Director)
Best-Known Acting Roles: Man with Video Camera on Studio Tour (Scream 3), Airline Passenger (Red Eye), Himself (Jay and Silent Bob Strike Back), Man Neighbor (Shocker), The Vampire's Victim (Paris, je t'aime)
Most productive collaborators: Bob Weinstein, Harvey Weinstein, Marco Beltrami, Neve Campbell, Max Thieriot

  1. Summary
  2. Acting Credits
  3. Technical Credits
  MoviesDomestic Box OfficeInternational Box OfficeWorldwide Box Office
As an Actor(Unclassified)5$158,699,716$76,403,014$235,102,730
Cameo2$58,844,423$42,105,829$100,950,252
In Technical RolesDirector18$575,941,335$245,975,699$821,917,034
Screenwriter3$60,513,384$11,490,084$72,003,468
Producer2$52,925,363$59,791,697$112,717,060
Character Creator1$34,872,033$0$34,872,033
Executive Producer1$33,000,377$0$33,000,377
Release
Date
TitleRoleOpening
Weekend
Domestic
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
Production
Budget
2/15/2008 Diary of the Dead Newsreader  $232,576 $952,620 $5,394,447 $2,750,000
5/4/2007 Paris, je t'aime The Vampire's Victim  $39,242 $4,857,374 $4,857,374 $13,000,000
8/19/2005 Red Eye Airline Passenger  $16,167,662 $57,891,803 $95,555,805 $26,000,000
8/24/2001 Jay and Silent Bob Strike Back Himself  $11,018,543 $30,059,386 $33,762,400 $22,000,000
2/4/2000 Scream 3 Man with Video Camera on Studio Tour  $34,713,342 $89,138,076 $161,838,076 $40,000,000
10/14/1994 Wes Craven's New Nightmare Himself  $6,667,118 $18,090,181 $18,090,181 $8,000,000
10/27/1989 Shocker Man Neighbor  $4,510,990 $16,554,699 $16,554,699  
Movies: 7Totals: $217,544,139$336,052,982 
  Averages:$10,478,496$31,077,734$48,007,569$15,964,286
Release
Date
TitleRoleOpening
Weekend
Domestic
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
Production
Budget
8/6/2013 Swamp Thing Director   $0 $0  
4/15/2011 Scream 4 Producer, Director $18,692,090 $38,180,928 $95,989,590 $40,000,000
10/8/2010 My Soul to Take Screenwriter, Director, Producer $6,842,220 $14,744,435 $16,727,470 $25,000,000
5/4/2007 Paris, je t'aime Director $39,242 $4,857,374 $4,857,374 $13,000,000
8/11/2006 Pulse Screenwriter $8,203,822 $20,264,436 $29,771,485 $20,500,000
8/19/2005 Red Eye Director $16,167,662 $57,891,803 $95,555,805 $26,000,000
2/25/2005 Cursed Director $9,633,085 $19,294,901 $25,114,901 $35,000,000
12/22/2000 Dracula 2000 Executive Producer $8,636,567 $33,000,377 $33,000,377 $28,000,000
2/4/2000 Scream 3 Director $34,713,342 $89,138,076 $161,838,076 $40,000,000
10/29/1999 Music of the Heart Director $3,653,281 $14,849,583 $14,849,583  
12/12/1997 Scream 2 Director $32,926,342 $101,363,301 $101,363,301 $24,000,000
12/20/1996 Scream Director $6,354,586 $103,046,663 $173,046,663 $15,000,000
10/27/1995 Vampire in Brooklyn Director $7,045,379 $19,637,147 $19,637,147 $14,000,000
10/14/1994 Wes Craven's New Nightmare Director $6,667,118 $18,090,181 $18,090,181 $8,000,000
9/8/1993 The Hills Have Eyes Part 2 Director   $0 $0  
11/1/1991 The People Under the Stairs Director $5,522,250 $24,204,000 $24,204,000  
9/13/1991 Freddy's Dead: The Final Nightmare Character Creator $12,966,525 $34,872,033 $34,872,033 $5,000,000
10/27/1989 Shocker Director $4,510,990 $16,554,699 $16,554,699  
2/5/1988 The Serpent and the Rainbow Director $5,848,700 $19,595,000 $19,595,000  
10/10/1986 Deadly Friend Director $3,804,429 $8,988,731 $8,988,731  
11/9/1984 A Nightmare on Elm Street Screenwriter, Director $1,271,000 $25,504,513 $25,504,513 $1,800,000