Alan Alda

Best known as an Actor based on credits in that role in 24 films, with $1,092,147,206 worldwide aggregate box office (rank #1,797)
Best-Known Acting Roles: Dan Wanamaker (What Women Want), Arthur Shaw (Tower Heist), Senator Ralph Owen Brewster (The Aviator), Carvin (Wanderlust), Alvin Jordan, National Security Advisor (Murder at 1600)
Best-Known Technical Roles: Betsy's Wedding (Director), Betsy's Wedding (Screenwriter), The Four Seasons (Director), A New Life (Director), Sweet Liberty (Director)
Most productive collaborators: Eddie Murphy, Brett Ratner, Ben Stiller, Ted Griffin, Casey Affleck

  1. Summary
  2. Acting Credits
  3. Technical Credits
  MoviesDomestic Box OfficeInternational Box OfficeWorldwide Box Office
As an Actor(Unclassified)15$269,805,392$26,169,859$295,975,251
Supporting8$398,929,475$377,502,410$776,431,885
Leading1$19,740,070$0$19,740,070
In Technical RolesDirector4$84,155,103$0$84,155,103
Screenwriter1$19,740,070$0$19,740,070
Release
Date
TitleRoleOpening
Weekend
Domestic
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
Production
Budget
2/24/2012 Wanderlust Carvin  $6,526,650 $17,288,155 $24,159,934 $32,500,000
11/4/2011 Tower Heist Arthur Shaw  $24,025,190 $78,046,570 $153,470,352 $85,000,000
12/19/2008 Nothing But the Truth Albert Burnside  $3,500 $3,500 $3,500  
10/3/2008 Flash of Genius Gregory Lawson  $2,251,075 $4,442,377 $4,504,111 $20,000,000
7/4/2008 Diminished Capacity Uncle Rollie  $11,832 $21,291 $21,291  
8/24/2007 Resurrecting the Champ Metz  $1,659,756 $3,172,382 $3,260,555 $13,000,000
12/17/2004 The Aviator Senator Ralph Owen Brewster  $858,021 $102,610,330 $208,372,395 $110,000,000
12/15/2000 What Women Want Dan Wanamaker  $33,614,543 $182,805,123 $372,100,000 $65,000,000
4/17/1998 The Object of my Affection Sidney Miller  $9,725,855 $29,145,924 $29,145,924 $15,000,000
11/7/1997 Mad City Kevin Hollander  $4,649,742 $10,561,038 $10,561,038 $50,000,000
4/18/1997 Murder at 1600 Alvin Jordan, National Security Advisor  $7,962,268 $25,842,024 $25,842,024  
12/6/1996 Everyone Says I Love You Bob Dandridge  $131,678 $9,725,847 $34,600,000 $20,000,000
3/22/1996 Flirting with Disaster Richard Schlichting  $164,458 $14,853,474 $16,149,180 $7,000,000
9/22/1995 Canadian Bacon President of the U.S.A.    $178,104 $178,104  
8/18/1993 Manhattan Murder Mystery Ted  $2,015,360 $11,330,911 $11,330,911  
8/7/1992 Whispers in the Dark Leo Green  $3,177,158 $11,124,511 $11,124,511  
6/22/1990 Betsy's Wedding Eddie Hopper  $4,662,488 $19,740,070 $19,740,070  
10/13/1989 Crimes and Misdemeanors Lester  $911,385 $18,254,702 $18,254,702  
3/25/1988 A New Life Steve  $2,505,092 $7,721,851 $7,721,851  
5/14/1986 Sweet Liberty Michael Burgess  $3,160,891 $14,205,021 $14,205,021  
5/22/1981 The Four Seasons Jack Burroughs  $4,128,525 $42,488,161 $42,488,161 $6,500,000
8/17/1979 The Seduction of Joe Tynan Joe Tynan    $19,000,000 $19,000,000  
12/15/1978 California Suite Bill Warren    $42,913,571 $42,913,571  
1/1/1978 Same Time, Next Year George    $23,000,000 $23,000,000  
Movies: 24Totals: $688,474,937$1,092,147,206 
  Averages:$4,672,728$28,686,456$45,506,134$17,666,667
Release
Date
TitleRoleOpening
Weekend
Domestic
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
Production
Budget
6/22/1990 Betsy's Wedding Director, Screenwriter $4,662,488 $19,740,070 $19,740,070  
3/25/1988 A New Life Director $2,505,092 $7,721,851 $7,721,851  
5/14/1986 Sweet Liberty Director $3,160,891 $14,205,021 $14,205,021  
5/22/1981 The Four Seasons Director $4,128,525 $42,488,161 $42,488,161 $6,500,000