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Tobe Hooper

Best known as a Director based on credits in that role in 7 films, with $181,673,538 worldwide aggregate box office (rank #489)
Best-Known Technical Roles: Texas Chainsaw 3D (Character Creator), Texas Chainsaw 3D (Executive Producer), Poltergeist (Director), Lifeforce (Director), The Funhouse (Director)
Best-Known Acting Roles: Forensic Tech (Sleepwalkers)
Most productive collaborators: JoBeth Williams, Craig T. Nelson, Steven Spielberg, Frank Marshall, Beatrice Straight

  1. Summary
  2. Acting Credits
  3. Technical Credits
  MoviesDomestic
Box Office
International
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
As an Actor(Unclassified)1$30,524,763$0$30,524,763
In Technical RolesDirector7$134,573,538$47,100,000$181,673,538
Character Creator1$34,341,945$13,324,068$47,666,013
Executive Producer1$34,341,945$13,324,068$47,666,013
Release
Date
TitleRoleDomestic
Box Office
International
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
4/10/1992 Sleepwalkers Forensic Tech  $30,524,763 $0 $30,524,763
Movies: 1Totals:$30,524,763$0$30,524,763
  Averages:$30,524,763$0$30,524,763
Release
Date
TitleRoleDomestic
Box Office
International
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
1/4/2013 Texas Chainsaw 3D Executive Producer,
Character Creator 
$34,341,945 $13,324,068 $47,666,013
3/3/1995 The Mangler Director $1,781,000 $0 $1,781,000
8/22/1986 The Texas Chainsaw Massacre 2 Director $8,025,872 $0 $8,025,872
6/6/1986 Invaders from Mars Director $4,884,663 $100,000 $4,984,663
6/21/1985 Lifeforce Director $11,603,545 $0 $11,603,545
6/4/1982 Poltergeist Director $74,706,019 $47,000,000 $121,706,019
3/13/1981 The Funhouse Director $7,000,000 $0 $7,000,000
10/18/1974 The Texas Chainsaw Massacre Director $26,572,439 $0 $26,572,439
Movies: 9Totals:$203,257,428$73,748,136$277,005,564
  Averages:$22,584,159$8,194,237$30,778,396