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Brian Smrz

Best known as a Second Unit Director based on credits in that role in 24 films, with $8,865,769,685 worldwide aggregate box office (rank #1)
Best-Known Technical Roles: Iron Man 3 (Second Unit Director), The Hangover Part II (Second Unit Director), X-Men: Apocalypse (Second Unit Director), Rise of the Planet of the Apes (Second Unit Director), Night at the Museum (Second Unit Director)
Most productive collaborators: Thomas M. Hammel, Stan Lee, Claude Pare, James Franco, Karma Tentrin

  1. Summary
  2. Acting Credits
  3. Technical Credits
  MoviesDomestic
Box Office
International
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
In Technical RolesSecond Unit Director24$3,417,135,125$5,448,634,560$8,865,769,685
Stunt Coordinator6$671,885,672$906,428,425$1,578,314,097
Second Unit Camera1$40,914,068$36,714,197$77,628,265
Release
Date
TitleRoleDomestic
Box Office
International
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
5/27/2016 X-Men: Apocalypse Second Unit Director $155,442,489 $387,300,000 $542,742,489
8/7/2015 Fantastic Four Second Unit Director $56,117,548 $111,000,000 $167,117,548
7/1/2015 Terminator: Genisys Second Unit Director $89,760,956 $350,400,000 $440,160,956
5/23/2014 X-Men: Days of Future Past Second Unit Director $233,921,534 $513,941,241 $747,862,775
5/3/2013 Iron Man 3 Second Unit Director $408,992,272 $806,400,000 $1,215,392,272
2/17/2012 This Means War Second Unit Director $54,760,791 $102,213,766 $156,974,557
8/5/2011 Rise of the Planet of the Apes Second Unit Director $176,760,185 $306,100,000 $482,860,185
6/3/2011 X-Men: First Class Second Unit Director $146,408,305 $209,000,000 $355,408,305
5/26/2011 The Hangover Part II Second Unit Director $254,464,305 $332,000,000 $586,464,305
6/23/2010 Knight and Day Second Unit Director $76,423,035 $182,328,335 $258,751,370
9/25/2009 Surrogates Second Unit Director $38,577,772 $81,090,578 $119,668,350
9/11/2009 Whiteout Second Unit Director… $10,275,638 $1,979,108 $12,254,746
5/1/2009 X-Men Origins: Wolverine Second Unit Director… $179,883,157 $194,942,603 $374,825,760
9/26/2008 Eagle Eye Second Unit Director $101,440,743 $76,625,826 $178,066,569
6/27/2007 Live Free or Die Hard Second Unit Director $134,529,403 $247,758,744 $382,288,147
12/22/2006 Night at the Museum Second Unit Director $250,863,268 $328,583,139 $579,446,407
6/28/2006 Superman Returns Second Unit Director $200,120,000 $173,965,065 $374,085,065
7/8/2005 Fantastic Four Second Unit Director $154,696,080 $176,021,000 $330,717,080
10/6/2004 Taxi Second Unit Director $36,609,966 $31,500,000 $68,109,966
12/25/2003 Paycheck Second Unit Director $53,789,313 $45,030,476 $98,819,789
5/2/2003 X2 Second Unit Director $214,949,694 $192,761,855 $407,711,549
6/21/2002 Minority Report Stunt Coordinator,
Second Unit Director 
$132,024,714 $226,800,000 $358,824,714
6/14/2002 Windtalkers Second Unit Director,
Stunt Coordinator,
Second Unit Camera 
$40,914,068 $36,714,197 $77,628,265
12/14/2001 Vanilla Sky Stunt Coordinator $100,614,858 $102,111,747 $202,726,605
5/24/2000 Mission: Impossible 2 Stunt Coordinator,
Second Unit Director 
$215,409,889 $334,178,627 $549,588,516
6/27/1997 Face/Off Stunt Coordinator $112,276,146 $128,923,854 $241,200,000
2/9/1996 Broken Arrow Stunt Coordinator (T… $70,645,997 $77,700,000 $148,345,997
Movies: 27Totals:$3,700,672,126$5,757,370,161$9,458,042,287
  Averages:$137,061,931$213,235,932$350,297,862