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Alec Guinness

Best known as an Actor based on credits in that role in 16 films, with $2,200,233,852 worldwide aggregate box office (rank #866)
Best-Known Acting Roles: Jedi Knight Obi-Wan (Ben) Kenobi (Star Wars Ep. IV: A New Hope), Jedi Knight Obi-Wan (Ben) Kenobi (Star Wars Ep. VI: Return of the Jedi), Jedi Knight Obi-Wan (Ben) Kenobi (Star Wars Ep. V: The Empire Strikes Back), Gen. Yevgraf Zhivago (Doctor Zhivago), Professor Godbole (A Passage to India)
Most productive collaborators: Mark Hamill, George Lucas, Harrison Ford, Gary Kurtz, Carrie Fisher

  1. Summary
  2. Acting Credits
  3. Technical Credits
  MoviesDomestic
Box Office
International
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
As an ActorSupporting5$1,099,096,341$865,500,000$1,964,596,341
(Unclassified)11$235,499,018$138,493$235,637,511
Release
Date
TitleRoleDomestic
Box Office
International
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
9/15/1995 Mute Witness The Reaper  $1,125,910 $0 $1,125,910
11/15/1991 Kafka The Chief Clerk  $1,100,000 $0 $1,100,000
10/21/1988 Little Dorrit William Dorrit  $1,025,000 $0 $1,025,000
7/1/1988 A Handful of Dust Mr. Todd  $1,560,700 $0 $1,560,700
12/14/1984 A Passage to India Professor Godbole  $27,187,653 $0 $27,187,653
5/25/1983 Star Wars Ep. VI: Return of the Jedi Jedi Knight Obi-Wan (Ben) Kenobi  $309,205,079 $263,500,000 $572,705,079
2/18/1983 Lovesick Sigmund Freud  $10,143,618 $0 $10,143,618
8/1/1980 Raise the Titanic John Bigalow  $7,000,000 $0 $7,000,000
5/21/1980 Star Wars Ep. V: The Empire Strikes Back Jedi Knight Obi-Wan (Ben) Kenobi  $290,271,960 $243,900,000 $534,171,960
5/25/1977 Star Wars Ep. IV: A New Hope Jedi Knight Obi-Wan (Ben) Kenobi  $460,998,007 $325,600,000 $786,598,007
1/1/1976 Murder by Death Jamesir Bensonmum, Twain's blind butler, aka Irving Goldman et al  $32,511,047 $0 $32,511,047
10/31/1967 The Comedians Major Jones  $5,200,000 $0 $5,200,000
12/22/1965 Doctor Zhivago Gen. Yevgraf Zhivago  $111,721,000 $138,493 $111,859,493
1/1/1964 The Fall of the Roman Empire Marcus Aurelius  $4,750,000 $0 $4,750,000
12/16/1962 Lawrence of Arabia Prince Feisal  $37,495,385 $32,500,000 $69,995,385
12/18/1957 The Bridge on the River Kwai Colonel Nicholson  $33,300,000 $0 $33,300,000
Movies: 16Totals:$1,334,595,359$865,638,493$2,200,233,852
  Averages:$83,412,210$54,102,406$137,514,616