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David Lean

Best known as a Director based on credits in that role in 7 films, with $288,723,685 worldwide aggregate box office (rank #434)
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 Office
International
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
As an ActorCameo1$37,495,385$32,500,000$69,995,385
In Technical RolesDirector7$256,023,677$32,700,008$288,723,685
Release
Date
TitleRoleDomestic
Box Office
International
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
12/16/1962 Lawrence of Arabia Motorcyclist by Suez Canal  $37,495,385 $32,500,000 $69,995,385
Movies: 1Totals:$37,495,385$32,500,000$69,995,385
  Averages:$37,495,385$32,500,000$69,995,385
Release
Date
TitleRoleDomestic
Box Office
International
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
2/2/2009 Brief Encounter Director $0 $61,515 $61,515
12/14/1984 A Passage to India Director $27,187,653 $0 $27,187,653
11/9/1970 Ryan's Daughter Director $30,846,306 $0 $30,846,306
12/22/1965 Doctor Zhivago Director $111,721,000 $138,493 $111,859,493
2/15/1965 The Greatest Story Ever Told Director $15,473,333 $0 $15,473,333
12/16/1962 Lawrence of Arabia Director $37,495,385 $32,500,000 $69,995,385
12/18/1957 The Bridge on the River Kwai Director $33,300,000 $0 $33,300,000
Movies: 7Totals:$256,023,677$32,700,008$288,723,685
  Averages:$36,574,811$4,671,430$41,246,241