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Richard Donner

Best known as a Director based on credits in that role in 17 films, with $1,855,977,763 worldwide aggregate box office (rank #42)
Best-Known Technical Roles: X-Men Origins: Wolverine (Executive Producer), X-Men (Executive Producer), Maverick (Director), Any Given Sunday (Executive Producer), Conspiracy Theory (Director)
Best-Known Acting Roles: Cab Passenger (Conspiracy Theory), Man on street (Superman), Man walking by diner (Superman II), Man in car (Timeline), Snooty Bartender (Out Cold)
Most productive collaborators: Hugh Jackman, Lauren Shuler Donner, Gavin Hood, Liev Schreiber, David Benioff

  1. Summary
  2. Acting Credits
  3. Technical Credits
  MoviesDomestic Box OfficeInternational Box OfficeWorldwide Box Office
As an ActorCameo5$345,034,278$240,749,155$585,783,433
In Technical RolesDirector17$1,068,100,773$787,876,990$1,855,977,763
Executive Producer3$412,713,706$358,682,603$771,396,309
Producer1$61,389,680$0$61,389,680
Release
Date
TitleRoleOpening
Weekend
Domestic
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
Production
Budget
11/26/2003 Timeline Man in car  $8,440,629 $19,480,739 $26,703,184 $80,000,000
11/21/2001 Out Cold Snooty Bartender  $4,531,665 $13,906,394 $14,786,394 $11,000,000
8/8/1997 Conspiracy Theory Cab Passenger  $19,313,566 $76,081,498 $142,746,226 $80,000,000
6/19/1981 Superman II Man walking by diner  $14,100,523 $101,347,629 $101,347,629 $54,000,000
12/15/1978 Superman Man on street  $7,465,343 $134,218,018 $300,200,000 $55,000,000
Movies: 5Totals: $345,034,278$585,783,433 
  Averages:$10,770,345$69,006,856$117,156,687$56,000,000
Release
Date
TitleRoleOpening
Weekend
Domestic
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
Production
Budget
12/31/2010 Sam and George Director   $0 $0  
5/1/2009 X-Men Origins: Wolverine Executive Producer $85,058,003 $179,883,157 $374,825,760 $150,000,000
3/3/2006 16 Blocks Director $11,855,260 $36,883,539 $65,583,539 $45,000,000
11/26/2003 Timeline Director $8,440,629 $19,480,739 $26,703,184 $80,000,000
7/14/2000 X-Men Executive Producer $54,471,475 $157,299,717 $296,339,717 $75,000,000
12/22/1999 Any Given Sunday Executive Producer $13,584,625 $75,530,832 $100,230,832 $60,000,000
7/10/1998 Lethal Weapon 4 Director $34,048,124 $129,734,803 $284,690,200 $140,000,000
8/8/1997 Conspiracy Theory Director $19,313,566 $76,081,498 $142,746,226 $80,000,000
10/6/1995 Assassins Director $9,378,637 $30,272,938 $83,272,938 $50,000,000
5/20/1994 Maverick Director $17,248,545 $100,919,952 $182,303,917  
5/15/1992 Lethal Weapon 3 Director $33,243,086 $139,799,547 $314,768,020 $35,000,000
2/21/1992 Radio Flyer Director $1,932,595 $4,651,977 $4,651,977 $35,000,000
11/23/1988 Scrooged Director $13,027,842 $59,450,353 $59,450,353 $32,000,000
3/6/1987 Lethal Weapon Director $6,829,949 $59,932,279 $114,932,279 $15,000,000
6/7/1985 The Goonies Director, Producer $9,105,913 $61,389,680 $61,389,680  
4/12/1985 Ladyhawke Director $3,450,536 $18,248,879 $18,248,879 $20,000,000
12/10/1982 The Toy Director $6,322,804 $47,118,057 $47,118,057  
6/19/1981 Superman II Director $14,100,523 $101,347,629 $101,347,629 $54,000,000
12/15/1978 Superman Director $7,465,343 $134,218,018 $300,200,000 $55,000,000
6/25/1976 The Omen Director $4,273,886 $48,570,885 $48,570,885 $2,800,000