David Mamet

Best known as a Director based on credits in that role in 10 films, with $72,217,505 worldwide aggregate box office (rank #719)
Best-Known Technical Roles: Hannibal (Screenwriter), About Last Night (Story Creator), Wag the Dog (Screenwriter), Redbelt (Director), Heist (Director)
Best-Known Acting Roles: Herb (Black Widow), Himself (Deceptive Practice: The Mysteries and Mentors of Ricky Jay), Himself (Gore Vidal: The United States of Amnesia)
Most productive collaborators: Anthony Hopkins, Ridley Scott, Julianne Moore, Ray Liotta, Thomas Harris

  1. Summary
  2. Acting Credits
  3. Technical Credits
  MoviesDomestic Box OfficeInternational Box OfficeWorldwide Box Office
As an ActorInverviewee2$285,745$0$285,745
(Unclassified)1$25,205,460$0$25,205,460
In Technical RolesDirector10$60,536,904$11,680,601$72,217,505
Screenwriter2$208,149,736$206,202,582$414,352,318
Story Creator1$48,637,684$1,808,176$50,445,860
Release
Date
TitleRoleOpening
Weekend
Domestic
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
Production
Budget
5/23/2014 Gore Vidal: The United States of Amnesia Himself    $133,296 $133,296  
4/17/2013 Deceptive Practice: The Mysteries and Mentors of Ricky Jay Himself  $13,802 $152,449 $152,449 $500,000
2/6/1987 Black Widow Herb  $3,426,831 $25,205,460 $25,205,460  
Movies: 3Totals: $25,491,205$25,491,205 
  Averages:$1,146,878$8,497,068$8,497,068$166,667
Release
Date
TitleRoleOpening
Weekend
Domestic
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
Production
Budget
2/14/2014 About Last Night Story Creator $25,649,011 $48,637,684 $50,445,860 $13,000,000
5/2/2008 Redbelt Director $63,361 $2,344,847 $2,667,084 $7,000,000
3/12/2004 Spartan Director $2,011,435 $4,357,745 $4,357,745  
11/9/2001 Heist Director $7,823,521 $23,483,357 $28,906,817 $35,000,000
2/9/2001 Hannibal Screenwriter $58,003,121 $165,092,266 $350,100,280 $87,000,000
12/22/2000 State and Main Director $580,163 $6,920,692 $9,182,500  
4/30/1999 The Winslow Boy Director $80,553 $4,058,350 $4,058,350  
4/3/1998 The Spanish Prisoner Director $124,011 $10,162,034 $13,835,130 $100,000,000
12/25/1997 Wag the Dog Screenwriter $92,079 $43,057,470 $64,252,038 $15,000,000
8/3/1995 Oleanna Director   $124,693 $124,693  
10/9/1991 Homicide Director   $2,971,661 $2,971,661  
10/1/1988 Things Change Director   $3,527,886 $3,527,886  
10/1/1987 House of Games Director   $2,585,639 $2,585,639