Sidney Lumet

Best known as a Director based on credits in that role in 25 films, with $369,344,121 worldwide aggregate box office (rank #320)
Best-Known Technical Roles: Gloria (Director), The Group (Director), Guilty as Sin (Director), Just Tell Me What You Want (Director), The Morning After (Director)
Best-Known Acting Roles: Himself (A Decade Under the Influence), Political Pundit (The Manchurian Candidate)
Most productive collaborators: Ethan Hawke, Albert Finney, Marisa Tomei, Rosemary Harris, Aleksa Palladino

  1. Summary
  2. Acting Credits
  3. Technical Credits
  MoviesDomestic Box OfficeInternational Box OfficeWorldwide Box Office
As an ActorSupporting1$65,948,711$30,200,000$96,148,711
(Unclassified)1$34,514$0$34,514
In Technical RolesDirector25$350,106,140$19,237,981$369,344,121
Release
Date
TitleRoleOpening
Weekend
Domestic
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
Production
Budget
7/30/2004 The Manchurian Candidate Political Pundit  $20,018,620 $65,948,711 $96,148,711 $80,000,000
4/25/2003 A Decade Under the Influence Himself  $2,320 $34,514 $34,514  
Movies: 2Totals: $65,983,225$96,183,225 
  Averages:$10,010,470$32,991,613$48,091,613$40,000,000
Release
Date
TitleRoleOpening
Weekend
Domestic
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
Production
Budget
10/26/2007 Before the Devil Knows You're Dead Director $73,837 $7,085,511 $24,909,088  
3/17/2006 Find Me Guilty Director $608,804 $1,173,673 $1,788,077 $13,000,000
1/22/1999 Gloria Director $2,143,089 $4,167,493 $4,967,493 $30,000,000
10/31/1997 Critical Care Director $43,380 $220,175 $220,175 $12,000,000
5/16/1997 Night Falls On Manhattan Director $2,933,255 $9,889,670 $9,889,670  
6/4/1993 Guilty as Sin Director $5,713,708 $22,622,537 $22,622,537  
7/17/1992 A Stranger Among Us Director $2,886,082 $12,282,994 $12,282,994  
4/27/1990 Q & A Director $2,816,605 $11,207,000 $11,207,000  
12/15/1989 Family Business Director $2,130,024 $11,053,835 $11,053,835  
1/1/1988 Running on Empty Director   $2,835,116 $2,835,116  
12/25/1986 The Morning After Director $5,069,926 $25,147,055 $25,147,055  
1/31/1986 Power Director $1,854,200 $3,800,000 $3,800,000  
10/12/1984 Garbo Talks Director $127,192 $1,427,108 $1,427,108  
8/26/1983 Daniel Director $27,859 $484,068 $484,068  
12/8/1982 The Verdict Director $100,982 $53,977,250 $53,977,250 $16,000,000
3/19/1982 Deathtrap Director $2,238,977 $19,282,000 $19,282,000  
8/19/1981 Prince of the City Director $64,713 $9,000,000 $9,000,000  
2/8/1980 Just Tell Me What You Want Director $197,230 $2,086,905 $2,086,905  
10/24/1978 The Wiz Director   $13,000,000 $13,000,000 $24,000,000
1/1/1976 Network Director   $23,689,877 $23,689,877 $3,800,000
8/29/1975 Dog Day Afternoon Director   $46,665,856 $46,665,856  
11/22/1974 Murder on the Orient Express Director   $35,733,867 $35,733,867  
12/5/1973 Serpico Director   $27,274,150 $27,274,150  
1/1/1966 The Group Director   $6,000,000 $6,000,000  
4/13/1957 12 Angry Men Director   $0 $0 $340,000