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Alan Parker

Best known as a Director based on credits in that role in 14 films, with $347,548,880 worldwide aggregate box office (rank #413)
Best-known technical roles: Angela's Ashes (Director), Angela's Ashes (Screenwriter), The Commitments (Director), What's Eating Gilbert Grape (Music Producer), Midnight Express (Director)
Best-known acting roles: Eejit Record Producer (The Commitments)
Most productive collaborators: Laura Jones, John Williams, Dick Clement, Tommy Gormley, Maria Doyle Kennedy

  1. Summary
  2. Acting Credits
  3. Technical Credits

Career Summary


  MoviesDomestic
Box Office
International
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
As an Actor(Unclassified)1$13,955,001$0$13,955,001
In Technical RolesDirector14$236,423,327$111,125,553$347,548,880
Screenwriter1$13,038,660$0$13,038,660
Music Producer1$9,170,214$0$9,170,214

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All Acting Credits


Release
Date
TitleRoleDomestic
Box Office
International
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
8/14/1991 The Commitments Eejit Record Producer  $13,955,001 $0 $13,955,001
Movies: 1Totals:$13,955,001$0$13,955,001
  Averages:$13,955,001$0$13,955,001

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All Technical Credits


Release
Date
TitleRoleDomestic
Box Office
International
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
12/31/2007 Ice at the Bottom of the World,… Director $0 $0 $0
2/21/2003 The Life of David Gale Director $19,694,635 $9,225,553 $28,920,188
12/24/1999 Angela's Ashes Screenwriter,
Director 
$13,038,660 $0 $13,038,660
12/25/1996 Evita Director $50,047,179 $101,900,000 $151,947,179
10/28/1994 The Road to Wellville Director $6,487,257 $0 $6,487,257
12/25/1993 What's Eating Gilbert Grape Music Producer $9,170,214 $0 $9,170,214
8/14/1991 The Commitments Director $13,955,001 $0 $13,955,001
12/23/1990 Come See The Paradise Director $865,660 $0 $865,660
12/9/1988 Mississippi Burning Director $34,603,000 $0 $34,603,000
3/6/1987 Angel Heart Director $17,185,000 $0 $17,185,000
12/21/1984 Birdy Director $1,400,000 $0 $1,400,000
8/6/1982 Pink Floyd: The Wall Director $14,844,106 $0 $14,844,106
1/22/1982 Shoot the Moon Director $8,100,000 $0 $8,100,000
5/16/1980 Fame Director $21,202,829 $0 $21,202,829
9/20/1978 Midnight Express Director $35,000,000 $0 $35,000,000
Movies: 15Totals:$245,593,541$111,125,553$356,719,094
  Averages:$16,372,903$7,408,370$23,781,273

Director Credits


Release
Date
TitleOpening
Weekend
Box Office
Max
Theater
Count
Domestic
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
Domestic
Share
12/31/2007 Ice at the Bottom of the World, The $0 0 $0 $0 0.0%
2/21/2003 The Life of David Gale $7,117,225 2,003 $19,694,635 $28,920,188 68.1%
12/24/1999 Angela's Ashes $54,628 614 $13,038,660 $13,038,660 100.0%
12/25/1996 Evita $195,085 1,045 $50,047,179 $151,947,179 32.9%
10/28/1994 The Road to Wellville $2,580,108 806 $6,487,257 $6,487,257 100.0%
8/14/1991 The Commitments $0 560 $13,955,001 $13,955,001 100.0%
12/23/1990 Come See The Paradise $0 0 $865,660 $865,660 100.0%
12/9/1988 Mississippi Burning $0 1,074 $34,603,000 $34,603,000 100.0%
3/6/1987 Angel Heart $3,688,721 819 $17,185,000 $17,185,000 100.0%
12/21/1984 Birdy $13,720 18 $1,400,000 $1,400,000 100.0%
8/6/1982 Pink Floyd: The Wall $67,870 673 $14,844,106 $14,844,106 100.0%
1/22/1982 Shoot the Moon $91,306 585 $8,100,000 $8,100,000 100.0%
5/16/1980 Fame $118,160 3 $21,202,829 $21,202,829 100.0%
9/20/1978 Midnight Express $0 0 $35,000,000 $35,000,000 100.0%
Movies: 14Totals:  $236,423,327$347,548,880 
 Averages:$994,773586$16,887,381$24,824,92092.4%


Writer Credits


Release
Date
TitleOpening
Weekend
Box Office
Max
Theater
Count
Domestic
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
Domestic
Share
12/24/1999 Angela's Ashes $54,628 614 $13,038,660 $13,038,660 100.0%
Movies: 1Totals:  $13,038,660$13,038,660 
 Averages:$54,628614$13,038,660$13,038,660100.0%


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