Mel Gibson

Best known as a Leading Actor based on credits in that role in 32 films, with $3,670,321,575 worldwide aggregate box office (rank #25)
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)

  1. Summary
  2. Acting Credits
  3. Technical Credits
  MoviesDomestic Box OfficeInternational Box OfficeWorldwide Box Office
As an ActorLeading32$1,861,338,525$1,808,983,050$3,670,321,575
Supporting5$348,836,809$302,888,291$651,725,100
Cameo4$58,454,477$7,900,000$66,354,477
Lead Ensemble Member1$39,322,544$156,000,000$195,322,544
In Technical RolesProducer5$421,986,021$321,991,665$743,977,686
Director4$521,955,550$455,257,727$977,213,277
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 $195,322,544 $100,000,000
10/11/2013 Machete Kills Voz  $3,837,183 $8,008,161 $9,408,161 $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 $209,000,000 $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$4,583,723,696 
  Averages:$10,903,138$54,951,247$109,136,278$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 Producer, Screenwriter, Director $15,005,604 $50,866,635 $121,032,272 $40,000,000
2/25/2004 The Passion of the Christ Producer, Director, Screenwriter $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 $209,000,000 $72,000,000
8/25/1993 The Man Without a Face Director $4,026,775 $24,760,338 $24,760,338