Richard Linklater

Best known as a Director based on credits in that role in 16 films, with $284,302,690 worldwide aggregate box office (rank #386)
Best-Known Technical Roles: The School of Rock (Director), Boyhood (Director), Boyhood (Screenwriter), Boyhood (Producer), Bernie (Director)
Best-Known Acting Roles: Cool Spy (Spy Kids), Tour Bus Driver (Beavis and Butt-head Do America), Pinball Playing Man (Waking Life), Crony 2 (Chelsea Walls), Ember Doorman (Underneath)
Most productive collaborators: Mike White, Jack Black, Joan Cusack, Ethan Hawke, Scott Rudin

  1. Summary
  2. Acting Credits
  3. Technical Credits
  MoviesDomestic Box OfficeInternational Box OfficeWorldwide Box Office
As an Actor(Unclassified)4$66,606,095$0$66,606,095
Supporting1$112,692,062$85,000,000$197,692,062
In Technical RolesDirector16$197,558,273$86,744,417$284,302,690
Screenwriter4$46,538,195$30,711,178$77,249,373
Producer3$41,036,579$28,807,710$69,844,289
Release
Date
TitleRoleOpening
Weekend
Domestic
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
Production
Budget
4/19/2002 Chelsea Walls Crony 2  $10,003 $59,675 $59,675  
10/19/2001 Waking Life Pinball Playing Man  $88,977 $2,892,011 $2,892,011  
3/30/2001 Spy Kids Cool Spy  $26,546,881 $112,692,062 $197,692,062 $35,000,000
12/20/1996 Beavis and Butt-head Do America Tour Bus Driver  $20,114,233 $63,118,386 $63,118,386 $12,000,000
4/28/1995 Underneath Ember Doorman  $141,355 $536,023 $536,023  
Movies: 5Totals: $179,298,157$264,298,157 
  Averages:$9,380,290$35,859,631$52,859,631$9,400,000
Release
Date
TitleRoleOpening
Weekend
Domestic
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
Production
Budget
7/11/2014 Boyhood Producer, Screenwriter, Director $387,618 $23,721,469 $39,000,284 $2,400,000
5/24/2013 Before Midnight Producer, Screenwriter, Director $246,914 $8,110,621 $20,737,030 $3,000,000
4/27/2012 Bernie Director, Producer, Screenwriter $85,805 $9,204,489 $10,106,975 $6,000,000
11/25/2009 Me and Orson Welles Director $63,638 $1,190,003 $1,190,003 $25,000,000
11/17/2006 Fast Food Nation Director $410,804 $1,005,539 $1,005,539  
7/7/2006 A Scanner Darkly Screenwriter, Director $391,672 $5,501,616 $7,405,084 $20,000,000
7/22/2005 The Bad News Bears Director $11,382,472 $32,868,349 $33,500,620 $35,000,000
7/2/2004 Before Sunset Director $219,425 $5,792,822 $11,293,790 $2,000,000
10/3/2003 The School of Rock Director $19,622,714 $81,261,177 $131,161,177 $20,000,000
11/2/2001 Tape Director $28,424 $490,475 $490,475  
10/19/2001 Waking Life Director $88,977 $2,892,011 $2,892,011  
3/27/1998 The Newton Boys Director $4,010,245 $10,341,093 $10,341,093 $27,000,000
2/7/1997 SubUrbia Director $69,365 $726,207 $726,207  
1/27/1995 Before Sunrise Director $1,423,537 $5,274,005 $5,274,005 $2,500,000
9/24/1993 Dazed and Confused Director   $7,950,889 $7,950,889 $6,900,000
8/1/1991 Slacker Director   $1,227,508 $1,227,508 $23,000