Wes Anderson

Best known as a Director based on credits in that role in 8 films, with $439,743,343 worldwide aggregate box office (rank #286)
Best-Known Technical Roles: The Grand Budapest Hotel (Director), The Grand Budapest Hotel (Screenwriter), The Grand Budapest Hotel (Story Creator), The Grand Budapest Hotel (Producer), Moonrise Kingdom (Director)
Best-Known Acting Roles: Weasel (The Fantastic Mr. Fox), Band Conductor (Rushmore)
Most productive collaborators: Ralph Fiennes, Edward Norton, F. Murray Abraham, Scott Rudin, Bill Murray

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  MoviesDomestic Box OfficeInternational Box OfficeWorldwide Box Office
As an ActorSupporting1$21,002,920$26,082,145$47,085,065
(Unclassified)1$17,105,219$1,975,216$19,080,435
In Technical RolesDirector8$231,367,190$208,376,153$439,743,343
Producer6$213,854,483$206,400,937$420,255,420
Screenwriter6$213,854,483$206,400,937$420,255,420
Story Creator1$59,076,020$105,274,390$164,350,410

2014 Awards Season: Oscar Highlight: Best Director

February 20th, 2015

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With our annual Oscar Prediction contest underway, now is the best time to look at the nominees and try and figure out who the favorites are and which films should just feel honored to be nominated. Today we look at the Best Director category, which is neither among the most nor among the least competitive categories. We definitely have a favorite, but we also have another nominee with a better than average shot at winning. More...

Release
Date
TitleRoleOpening
Weekend
Domestic
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
Production
Budget
11/13/2009 The Fantastic Mr. Fox Weasel  $265,900 $21,002,920 $47,085,065 $40,000,000
12/11/1998 Rushmore Band Conductor  $43,666 $17,105,219 $19,080,435 $10,000,000
Movies: 2Totals: $38,108,139$66,165,500 
  Averages:$154,783$19,054,070$33,082,750$25,000,000
Release
Date
TitleRoleOpening
Weekend
Domestic
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
Production
Budget
3/7/2014 The Grand Budapest Hotel Producer, Director, Story Creator, Screenwriter $811,166 $59,076,020 $164,350,410 $31,000,000
5/25/2012 Moonrise Kingdom Director, Producer, Screenwriter $522,996 $45,512,466 $67,503,425 $16,000,000
11/13/2009 The Fantastic Mr. Fox Director, Producer, Screenwriter $265,900 $21,002,920 $47,085,065 $40,000,000
9/29/2007 The Darjeeling Limited Director, Producer, Screenwriter $134,938 $11,902,715 $35,078,918  
12/10/2004 The Life Aquatic with Steve Zissou Producer, Screenwriter, Director $113,085 $24,006,726 $34,806,726 $50,000,000
12/14/2001 The Royal Tenenbaums Producer, Director, Screenwriter $276,981 $52,353,636 $71,430,876 $28,000,000
12/11/1998 Rushmore Director $43,666 $17,105,219 $19,080,435 $10,000,000
2/21/1996 Bottle Rocket Director $124,118 $407,488 $407,488 $5,000,000