David Lean

Best known as a Director based on credits in that role in 6 films, with $288,523,677 worldwide aggregate box office (rank #381)
Best-Known Technical Roles: The Bridge on the River Kwai (Director), Doctor Zhivago (Director), The Greatest Story Ever Told (Director), Lawrence of Arabia (Director), A Passage to India (Director)
Best-Known Acting Roles: Motorcyclist by Suez Canal (Lawrence of Arabia)
Most productive collaborators: Julie Christie, Peter O'Toole, Alec Guinness, Donald Pleasance, George Stevens

  1. Summary
  2. Acting Credits
  3. Technical Credits
  MoviesDomestic Box OfficeInternational Box OfficeWorldwide Box Office
As an ActorCameo1$37,495,385$32,500,000$69,995,385
In Technical RolesDirector6$256,023,677$32,500,000$288,523,677
Release
Date
TitleRoleOpening
Weekend
Domestic
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
Production
Budget
12/16/1962 Lawrence of Arabia Motorcyclist by Suez Canal    $37,495,385 $69,995,385 $15,000,000
Movies: 1Totals: $37,495,385$69,995,385 
  Averages:$0$37,495,385$69,995,385$15,000,000
Release
Date
TitleRoleOpening
Weekend
Domestic
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
Production
Budget
12/14/1984 A Passage to India Director $84,580 $27,187,653 $27,187,653 $27,500,000
11/9/1970 Ryan's Daughter Director   $30,846,306 $30,846,306  
12/22/1965 Doctor Zhivago Director   $111,721,000 $111,721,000 $11,000,000
2/15/1965 The Greatest Story Ever Told Director   $15,473,333 $15,473,333 $20,000,000
12/16/1962 Lawrence of Arabia Director   $37,495,385 $69,995,385 $15,000,000
12/18/1957 The Bridge on the River Kwai Director   $33,300,000 $33,300,000 $3,000,000