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Herbert Ross

Best known as a Director based on credits in that role in 16 films, with $583,024,988 worldwide aggregate box office (rank #257)
Best-known technical roles: Footloose (Director), The Secret of My Success (Director), Soapdish (Executive Producer), Protocol (Director), The Turning Point (Director)
Most productive collaborators: Gordon Ecker, Susan Bode, Nancy Meyers, Sally Field, Ueli Steiger

  1. Summary
  2. Acting Credits
  3. Technical Credits

Career Summary


  MoviesDomestic
Box Office
International
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
In Technical RolesDirector16$571,632,141$11,392,847$583,024,988
Executive Producer1$36,489,888$0$36,489,888

Latest Ranking on Selected Box Office Record Lists


All Technical Credits


Release
Date
TitleRoleDomestic
Box Office
International
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
2/3/1995 Boys on the Side Director $23,418,200 $0 $23,418,200
9/10/1993 Undercover Blues Director $12,416,686 $0 $12,416,686
5/31/1991 Soapdish Executive Producer $36,489,888 $0 $36,489,888
3/15/1991 True Colors Director $418,807 $0 $418,807
8/17/1990 My Blue Heaven Director $23,591,472 $0 $23,591,472
11/15/1989 Steel Magnolias Director $83,759,091 $11,392,847 $95,151,938
4/10/1987 The Secret of My Success Director $66,995,000 $0 $66,995,000
12/21/1984 Protocol Director $26,300,000 $0 $26,300,000
2/17/1984 Footloose Director $80,000,000 $0 $80,000,000
3/25/1983 Max Dugan Returns Director $17,613,720 $0 $17,613,720
3/26/1982 I Ought to be in Pictures Director $6,968,359 $0 $6,968,359
12/11/1981 Pennies from Heaven Director $6,200,000 $0 $6,200,000
12/15/1978 California Suite Director $42,913,571 $0 $42,913,571
12/21/1977 The Goodbye Girl Director $83,700,000 $0 $83,700,000
11/18/1977 The Turning Point Director $33,600,000 $0 $33,600,000
3/7/1975 Funny Lady Director $40,055,897 $0 $40,055,897
11/3/1970 The Owl and the Pussycat Director $23,681,338 $0 $23,681,338
Movies: 17Totals:$608,122,029$11,392,847$619,514,876
  Averages:$35,771,884$670,167$36,442,052

Director Credits


Release
Date
TitleOpening
Weekend
Box Office
Max
Theater
Count
Domestic
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
Domestic
Share
2/3/1995 Boys on the Side $4,808,873 1,552 $23,418,200 $23,418,200 100.0%
9/10/1993 Undercover Blues $4,379,488 1,598 $12,416,686 $12,416,686 100.0%
3/15/1991 True Colors $0 0 $418,807 $418,807 100.0%
8/17/1990 My Blue Heaven $6,207,092 1,868 $23,591,472 $23,591,472 100.0%
11/15/1989 Steel Magnolias $5,425,440 1,372 $83,759,091 $95,151,938 88.0%
4/10/1987 The Secret of My Success $7,766,452 1,346 $66,995,000 $66,995,000 100.0%
12/21/1984 Protocol $3,427,840 904 $26,300,000 $26,300,000 100.0%
2/17/1984 Footloose $8,556,935 1,384 $80,000,000 $80,000,000 100.0%
3/25/1983 Max Dugan Returns $2,791,002 801 $17,613,720 $17,613,720 100.0%
3/26/1982 I Ought to be in Pictures $2,170,397 662 $6,968,359 $6,968,359 100.0%
12/11/1981 Pennies from Heaven $0 450 $6,200,000 $6,200,000 100.0%
12/15/1978 California Suite $0 0 $42,913,571 $42,913,571 100.0%
12/21/1977 The Goodbye Girl $766,296 309 $83,700,000 $83,700,000 100.0%
11/18/1977 The Turning Point $118,035 5 $33,600,000 $33,600,000 100.0%
3/7/1975 Funny Lady $0 0 $40,055,897 $40,055,897 100.0%
11/3/1970 The Owl and the Pussycat $0 0 $23,681,338 $23,681,338 100.0%
Movies: 16Totals:  $571,632,141$583,024,988 
 Averages:$2,901,116766$35,727,009$36,439,06299.3%




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