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Mike Nichols

Best known as a Director based on credits in that role in 18 films, with $1,047,418,648 worldwide aggregate box office (rank #148)
Best-known technical roles: Charlie Wilson's War (Director), Closer (Director), Closer (Producer), Regarding Henry (Director), Regarding Henry (Producer)
Most productive collaborators: Julia Roberts, Tom Hanks, George Crile, Jude Law, Aaron Sorkin

  1. Summary
  2. Acting Credits
  3. Technical Credits

Career Summary


  MoviesDomestic
Box Office
International
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
In Technical RolesDirector18$780,140,193$267,278,455$1,047,418,648
Producer2$76,989,257$82,189,938$159,179,195
Executive Producer1$7,251,073$7,106,679$14,357,752

Latest Ranking on Selected Box Office Record Lists


All Technical Credits


Release
Date
TitleRoleDomestic
Box Office
International
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
3/9/2012 Friends with Kids Executive Producer $7,251,073 $7,106,679 $14,357,752
12/21/2007 Charlie Wilson's War Director $66,661,095 $52,851,676 $119,512,771
12/3/2004 Closer Director,
Producer 
$33,987,757 $82,189,938 $116,177,695
3/3/2000 What Planet Are You From? Director $6,291,602 $0 $6,291,602
3/20/1998 Primary Colors Director $39,017,984 $0 $39,017,984
3/8/1996 The Birdcage Director $124,060,553 $57,700,000 $181,760,553
6/17/1994 Wolf Director $65,011,757 $66,000,000 $131,011,757
7/10/1991 Regarding Henry Director,
Producer 
$43,001,500 $0 $43,001,500
9/12/1990 Postcards from the Edge Director $37,963,281 $0 $37,963,281
12/20/1988 Working Girl Director $63,800,000 $0 $63,800,000
3/25/1988 Biloxi Blues Director $43,184,798 $8,500,000 $51,684,798
7/25/1986 Heartburn Director $25,314,289 $0 $25,314,289
12/14/1983 Silkwood Director $35,615,609 $0 $35,615,609
3/28/1980 Gilda Live Director $2,261,507 $0 $2,261,507
1/1/1973 The Day of the Dolphin Director $2,300,000 $0 $2,300,000
1/1/1971 Carnal Knowledge Director $28,623,000 $0 $28,623,000
6/24/1970 Catch-22 Director $24,911,670 $0 $24,911,670
12/21/1967 The Graduate Director $104,397,102 $36,841 $104,433,943
6/22/1966 Who's Afraid of Virginia Wolf? Director $33,736,689 $0 $33,736,689
Movies: 19Totals:$787,391,266$274,385,134$1,061,776,400
  Averages:$41,441,646$14,441,323$55,882,968

Director Credits


Release
Date
TitleOpening
Weekend
Box Office
Max
Theater
Count
Domestic
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
Domestic
Share
12/21/2007 Charlie Wilson's War $9,656,250 2,594 $66,661,095 $119,512,771 55.8%
12/3/2004 Closer $7,707,972 1,098 $33,987,757 $116,177,695 29.3%
3/3/2000 What Planet Are You From? $3,008,746 2,248 $6,291,602 $6,291,602 100.0%
3/20/1998 Primary Colors $12,045,395 1,976 $39,017,984 $39,017,984 100.0%
3/8/1996 The Birdcage $18,275,828 2,285 $124,060,553 $181,760,553 68.3%
6/17/1994 Wolf $17,911,366 2,117 $65,011,757 $131,011,757 49.6%
7/10/1991 Regarding Henry $6,146,782 1,090 $43,001,500 $43,001,500 100.0%
9/12/1990 Postcards from the Edge $7,871,856 1,323 $37,963,281 $37,963,281 100.0%
12/20/1988 Working Girl $4,718,485 1,149 $63,800,000 $63,800,000 100.0%
3/25/1988 Biloxi Blues $7,093,325 1,330 $43,184,798 $51,684,798 83.6%
7/25/1986 Heartburn $5,783,079 850 $25,314,289 $25,314,289 100.0%
12/14/1983 Silkwood $1,218,322 843 $35,615,609 $35,615,609 100.0%
3/28/1980 Gilda Live $344,234 59 $2,261,507 $2,261,507 100.0%
1/1/1973 The Day of the Dolphin $0 0 $2,300,000 $2,300,000 100.0%
1/1/1971 Carnal Knowledge $0 0 $28,623,000 $28,623,000 100.0%
6/24/1970 Catch-22 $0 0 $24,911,670 $24,911,670 100.0%
12/21/1967 The Graduate $0 3 $104,397,102 $104,433,943 100.0%
6/22/1966 Who's Afraid of Virginia Wolf? $0 0 $33,736,689 $33,736,689 100.0%
Movies: 18Totals:  $780,140,193$1,047,418,648 
 Averages:$5,654,5361,054$43,341,122$58,189,92588.1%

Producer Credits


Release
Date
TitleOpening
Weekend
Box Office
Max
Theater
Count
Domestic
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
Domestic
Share
12/3/2004 Closer $7,707,972 1,098 $33,987,757 $116,177,695 29.3%
7/10/1991 Regarding Henry $6,146,782 1,090 $43,001,500 $43,001,500 100.0%
Movies: 2Totals:  $76,989,257$159,179,195 
 Averages:$6,927,3771,094$38,494,629$79,589,59864.6%



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