Mel Gibson

Best known as a Leading Actor based on credits in that role in 32 films, with $3,670,367,222 worldwide aggregate box office (rank #27)
Best-Known Acting Roles: Graham Hess (Signs), Nick Marshall (What Women Want), Benjamin Martin (The Patriot), Tom Mullen (Ransom), Rocky (Chicken Run)
Best-Known Technical Roles: The Passion of the Christ (Director), The Passion of the Christ (Screenwriter), The Passion of the Christ (Producer), Apocalypto (Director), Apocalypto (Screenwriter)
Most productive collaborators: James Caviezel, M. Night Shyamalan, Monica Bellucci, Benedict Fitzgerald, Bruce Davey

  1. Summary
  2. Acting Credits
  3. Technical Credits
  MoviesDomestic Box OfficeInternational Box OfficeWorldwide Box Office
As an ActorLeading32$1,861,338,525$1,809,028,697$3,670,367,222
Supporting5$348,836,809$311,753,139$660,589,948
Cameo4$58,454,477$7,900,000$66,354,477
Lead Ensemble Member1$39,322,544$170,138,834$209,461,378
In Technical RolesProducer5$421,986,021$321,991,665$743,977,686
Director4$521,955,550$455,303,374$977,258,924
Screenwriter3$421,649,565$321,803,374$743,452,939
Release
Date
TitleRoleOpening
Weekend
Domestic
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
Production
Budget
8/15/2014 The Expendables 3 Conrad Stonebanks  $15,879,645 $39,322,544 $209,461,378 $100,000,000
10/11/2013 Machete Kills Voz  $3,837,183 $8,008,161 $18,273,009 $20,000,000
7/17/2012 Get the Gringo Driver    $0 $0  
5/6/2011 The Beaver Walter Black  $107,577 $970,816 $5,046,038 $21,000,000
12/31/2010 Sam and George     $0 $0  
12/31/2010 Under and Alone ATF Agent Queen    $0 $0  
1/29/2010 Edge of Darkness Thomas Craven  $17,214,384 $43,313,890 $81,208,697 $60,000,000
3/17/2006 The Big Question Himself  $466 $2,248 $2,248  
9/3/2004 Paparazzi Anger Management Therapy Patient  $6,146,262 $15,712,072 $16,612,072 $20,000,000
10/24/2003 The Singing Detective Dr. Gibbon  $28,324 $336,456 $524,747 $8,000,000
8/2/2002 Signs Graham Hess  $60,117,080 $227,965,690 $408,265,690 $70,702,619
3/1/2002 We Were Soldiers Lt. Col. Hal Moore  $20,212,543 $78,120,196 $114,658,262 $70,000,000
2/2/2001 The Million Dollar Hotel Detective Skinner  $29,483 $52,526 $52,526  
12/15/2000 What Women Want Nick Marshall  $33,614,543 $182,805,123 $372,100,000 $65,000,000
6/28/2000 The Patriot Benjamin Martin  $22,413,710 $113,330,342 $215,300,000 $110,000,000
6/21/2000 Chicken Run Rocky  $17,506,162 $106,793,915 $227,793,915 $42,000,000
2/5/1999 Payback Porter  $21,221,526 $81,526,121 $161,626,121 $50,000,000
7/10/1998 Lethal Weapon 4 Martin Riggs  $34,048,124 $130,444,603 $285,400,000 $140,000,000
10/24/1997 Fairytale: A True Story Frances' Father  $3,515,323 $14,059,077 $14,059,077  
8/8/1997 Conspiracy Theory Jerry Fletcher  $19,313,566 $76,118,990 $142,783,718 $80,000,000
5/9/1997 Father's Day Scott the Body-Piercer (cameo)  $8,776,159 $28,681,080 $35,681,080 $85,000,000
11/8/1996 Ransom Tom Mullen  $34,216,088 $136,492,681 $308,700,000 $70,000,000
6/10/1995 Pocahontas John Smith (voice)  $2,689,714 $141,579,773 $347,100,000 $55,000,000
5/24/1995 Braveheart William Wallace  $12,908,202 $75,545,647 $209,045,647 $72,000,000
5/20/1994 Maverick Bret Maverick  $17,248,545 $101,631,272 $183,015,237  
8/25/1993 The Man Without a Face Justin McLeod  $4,026,775 $24,760,338 $24,760,338  
12/11/1992 Forever Young Daniel    $55,942,530 $127,942,530  
5/15/1992 Lethal Weapon 3 Martin Riggs  $33,243,086 $144,731,527 $319,700,000 $35,000,000
12/19/1990 Hamlet Hamlet    $20,710,451 $22,493,727  
8/10/1990 Air America Gene   $8,064,480 $30,506,847 $32,914,515  
5/18/1990 Bird on a Wire Rick Jarmin  $15,338,160 $70,978,012 $138,697,012  
7/7/1989 Lethal Weapon 2 Martin Riggs  $20,388,800 $147,253,986 $227,300,000  
12/2/1988 Tequila Sunrise Dale McKussic  $6,350,974 $39,703,427 $39,703,427  
3/6/1987 Lethal Weapon Detective Sergeant Martin Riggs  $6,829,949 $65,192,350 $120,192,350 $15,000,000
7/10/1985 Mad Max Beyond Thunderdome Mad Max  $7,283,714 $36,230,219 $36,230,219 $10,000,000
12/26/1984 Mrs. Soffel Ed Biddle  $86,280 $4,012,827 $4,012,827  
12/17/1984 The River Tom Garvey  $30,027 $8,818,672 $8,818,672  
5/4/1984 The Bounty Fletcher Christian  $2,622,306 $8,613,462 $8,613,462  
1/21/1983 The Year of Living Dangerously Guy Hamilton  $35,000 $8,601,065 $8,601,065  
5/21/1982 Mad Max 2: The Road Warrior Max  $2,527,864 $24,600,832 $24,600,832 $2,000,000
8/28/1981 Gallipoli Frank Dunne  $59,757 $5,732,587 $5,732,587 $3,000,000
3/21/1980 Mad Max 'Mad' Max Rockatansky    $8,750,000 $99,750,000 $200,000
Movies: 42Totals: $2,307,952,355$4,606,773,025 
  Averages:$10,903,138$54,951,247$109,685,072$28,664,348
Release
Date
TitleRoleOpening
Weekend
Domestic
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
Production
Budget
10/24/2014 Stonehearst Asylum Producer   $0 $0  
7/17/2012 Get the Gringo Producer, Screenwriter   $0 $0  
12/8/2006 Apocalypto Screenwriter, Director, Producer $15,005,604 $50,866,635 $121,032,272 $40,000,000
2/25/2004 The Passion of the Christ Director, Screenwriter, Producer $83,848,082 $370,782,930 $622,420,667 $25,000,000
10/24/2003 The Singing Detective Producer $28,324 $336,456 $524,747 $8,000,000
5/24/1995 Braveheart Director $12,908,202 $75,545,647 $209,045,647 $72,000,000
8/25/1993 The Man Without a Face Director $4,026,775 $24,760,338 $24,760,338