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Phil Neilson

Best known as a Second Unit Director based on credits in that role in 7 films, with $1,601,912,469 worldwide aggregate box office (rank #33)
Best-known technical roles: The Twilight Saga: New Moon (Second Unit Director), Gladiator (Stunt Coordinator), The A-Team (Second Unit Director), The Secret Life of Walter Mitty (Second Unit Director), Fantastic Four (Second Unit Director)
Best-known acting roles: Hostile Rat (G.I. Jane), Mickey's Dad (Natural Born Killers)
Most productive collaborators: Ben Stiller, Ridley Scott, Stuart Cornfeld, Scott Stuber, John Mathieson

  1. Summary
  2. Acting Credits
  3. Technical Credits

Career Summary


  MoviesDomestic
Box Office
International
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
As an ActorSupporting2$98,451,922$0$98,451,922
In Technical RolesSecond Unit Director7$636,219,728$965,692,741$1,601,912,469
Stunt Coordinator7$497,245,575$621,762,557$1,119,008,132

Latest Ranking on Selected Box Office Record Lists


All Acting Credits


Release
Date
TitleRoleDomestic
Box Office
International
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
8/22/1997 G.I. Jane Hostile Rat  $48,169,156 $0 $48,169,156
8/26/1994 Natural Born Killers Mickey's Dad  $50,282,766 $0 $50,282,766
Movies: 2Totals:$98,451,922$0$98,451,922
  Averages:$49,225,961$0$49,225,961


Supporting Roles


Release
Date
TitleOpening
Weekend
Box Office
Max
Theater
Count
Domestic
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
Domestic
Share
8/22/1997 G.I. Jane $11,094,241 2,043 $48,169,156 $48,169,156 100.0%
8/26/1994 Natural Born Killers $11,166,687 1,904 $50,282,766 $50,282,766 100.0%
Movies: 2Totals:  $98,451,922$98,451,922 
 Averages:$11,130,4641,974$49,225,961$49,225,961100.0%

Latest Ranking on All Acting Box Office Record Lists



All Technical Credits


Release
Date
TitleRoleDomestic
Box Office
International
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
8/5/2015 Fantastic Four Second Unit Director $56,117,548 $111,860,048 $167,977,596
12/19/2013 The Secret Life of Walter Mitty Second Unit Director $58,236,838 $130,038,362 $188,275,200
12/6/2013 47 Ronin Second Unit Director $38,362,475 $113,354,340 $151,716,815
6/11/2010 The A-Team Second Unit Director $77,222,099 $100,019,072 $177,241,171
2/12/2010 The Wolfman Second Unit Director $62,189,884 $80,444,474 $142,634,358
11/19/2009 The Twilight Saga: New Moon Second Unit Director $296,623,634 $390,934,093 $687,557,727
9/28/2007 The Kingdom Second Unit Director $47,467,250 $39,042,352 $86,509,602
5/6/2005 Kingdom of Heaven Stunt Coordinator $47,398,413 $171,454,940 $218,853,353
5/5/2000 Gladiator Stunt Coordinator $187,683,805 $270,000,000 $457,683,805
12/25/1998 Stepmom Stunt Coordinator $91,137,662 $68,607,617 $159,745,279
8/22/1997 G.I. Jane Stunt Coordinator $48,169,156 $0 $48,169,156
12/27/1995 Twelve Monkeys Stunt Coordinator $57,141,459 $111,700,000 $168,841,459
8/26/1994 Natural Born Killers Stunt Coordinator $50,282,766 $0 $50,282,766
12/19/1990 The Bonfire of the Vanities Stunt Coordinator $15,432,314 $0 $15,432,314
Movies: 14Totals:$1,133,465,303$1,587,455,298$2,720,920,601
  Averages:$80,961,807$113,389,664$194,351,472



Latest Ranking on All Technical Box Office Record Lists


RecordRankAmount
Top Grossing Stunt Coordinator at the Domestic Box Office 77 $497,245,575
Top Grossing Stunt Coordinator at the International Box Office 74 $621,762,557
Top Grossing Stunt Coordinator at the Worldwide Box Office 79 $1,119,008,132


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