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Martin Ritt

Best known as a Director based on credits in that role in 11 films, with $123,729,369 worldwide aggregate box office (rank #767)
Best-known technical roles: Stanley & Iris (Director), Cross Creek (Director), Back Roads (Director), Casey's Shadow (Director), Hombre (Director)
Best-known acting roles: Factory worker (Norma Rae), Burly DeVito, Braves Manager (The Slugger's Wife)
Most productive collaborators: Robert De Niro, Jack Gill, John Williams, Stephen Root, Sally Field

  1. Summary
  2. Acting Credits
  3. Technical Credits

Career Summary


  MoviesDomestic
Box Office
International
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
As an Actor(Unclassified)2$24,106,000$0$24,106,000
In Technical RolesDirector11$123,729,369$0$123,729,369

Latest Ranking on Selected Box Office Record Lists


RecordRankAmount
Top Stars at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 39,501-39,600) 39,517 $24,106,000
Top Stars at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 44,401-44,500) 44,497 $24,106,000
Top Grossing Director at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 501-600) 532 $123,729,369
Top Grossing Director at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 701-800) 767 $123,729,369

See the Acting Credits tab for all Acting Box Office Records and the Technical Credits tab for all Technical Box Office Records.


All Acting Credits


Release
Date
TitleRoleDomestic
Box Office
International
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
3/29/1985 The Slugger's Wife Burly DeVito, Braves Manager  $1,878,000 $0 $1,878,000
3/2/1979 Norma Rae Factory worker  $22,228,000 $0 $22,228,000
Movies: 2Totals:$24,106,000$0$24,106,000
  Averages:$12,053,000$0$12,053,000


Latest Ranking on All Acting Box Office Record Lists



All Technical Credits


Release
Date
TitleRoleDomestic
Box Office
International
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
2/9/1990 Stanley & Iris Director $5,820,015 $0 $5,820,015
11/20/1987 Nuts Director $28,866,028 $0 $28,866,028
9/21/1983 Cross Creek Director $205,970 $0 $205,970
3/13/1981 Back Roads Director $11,809,387 $0 $11,809,387
3/2/1979 Norma Rae Director $22,228,000 $0 $22,228,000
1/1/1978 Casey's Shadow Director $8,000,000 $0 $8,000,000
12/15/1972 Pete 'n' Tillie Director $14,999,969 $0 $14,999,969
1/1/1970 The Molly Maguires Director $2,200,000 $0 $2,200,000
1/1/1967 Hombre Director $12,000,000 $0 $12,000,000
12/16/1965 The Spy Who Came in from the Cold Director $7,600,000 $0 $7,600,000
5/29/1963 Hud Director $10,000,000 $0 $10,000,000
Movies: 11Totals:$123,729,369$0$123,729,369
  Averages:$11,248,124$0$11,248,124

Director Credits


Release
Date
TitleOpening
Weekend
Box Office
Max
Theater
Count
Domestic
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
Domestic
Share
2/9/1990 Stanley & Iris $2,102,831 907 $5,820,015 $5,820,015 100.0%
11/20/1987 Nuts $4,606,083 1,112 $28,866,028 $28,866,028 100.0%
9/21/1983 Cross Creek $16,551 12 $205,970 $205,970 100.0%
3/13/1981 Back Roads $3,046,339 805 $11,809,387 $11,809,387 100.0%
3/2/1979 Norma Rae $262,778 48 $22,228,000 $22,228,000 100.0%
1/1/1978 Casey's Shadow $0 0 $8,000,000 $8,000,000 100.0%
12/15/1972 Pete 'n' Tillie $0 0 $14,999,969 $14,999,969 100.0%
1/1/1970 The Molly Maguires $0 0 $2,200,000 $2,200,000 100.0%
1/1/1967 Hombre $0 0 $12,000,000 $12,000,000 100.0%
12/16/1965 The Spy Who Came in from the Cold $0 0 $7,600,000 $7,600,000 100.0%
5/29/1963 Hud $0 0 $10,000,000 $10,000,000 100.0%
Movies: 11Totals:  $123,729,369$123,729,369 
 Averages:$912,235262$11,248,124$11,248,124100.0%


Latest Ranking on All Technical Box Office Record Lists


RecordRankAmount
Top Grossing Director at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 501-600) 532 $123,729,369
Top Grossing Director at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 701-800) 767 $123,729,369


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