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Bruce Beresford

Best known as a Director based on credits in that role in 24 films, with $369,965,500 worldwide aggregate box office (rank #388)
Best-known technical roles: Driving Miss Daisy (Director), Crimes of the Heart (Director), Mr. Church (Director), Peace, Love, and Misunderstanding (Director), Mister Johnson (Director)
Most productive collaborators: Morgan Freeman, Jessica Tandy, Dan Aykroyd, Lili Fini Zanuck, Patti LuPone

  1. Summary
  2. Acting Credits
  3. Technical Credits

Career Summary


  MoviesDomestic
Box Office
International
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
In Technical RolesDirector24$306,059,966$63,905,534$369,965,500
Co-Producer1$4,806,750$21,134,687$25,941,437

Latest Ranking on Selected Box Office Record Lists


All Technical Credits


Release
Date
TitleRoleDomestic
Box Office
International
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
12/31/2017 Flint Director $0 $0 $0
9/16/2016 Mr. Church Director $685,780 $0 $685,780
12/31/2015 Henry Joseph Church Director $0 $0 $0
1/28/2014 Bonnie & Clyde Director $0 $0 $0
6/8/2012 Peace, Love, and Misunderstanding Director $542,762 $0 $542,762
4/17/2012 The Getting of Wisdom Director $0 $0 $0
8/20/2010 Mao's Last Dancer Co-Producer $4,806,750 $21,134,687 $25,941,437
12/31/2008 A Woman of No Importance Director $0 $0 $0
12/13/2002 Evelyn Director $1,483,975 $2,805,534 $4,289,509
6/8/2001 Bride of the Wind Director $419,414 $0 $419,414
9/24/1999 Double Jeopardy Director $116,735,231 $61,100,000 $177,835,231
4/11/1997 Paradise Road Director $1,990,257 $0 $1,990,257
5/3/1996 Last Dance Director $5,857,534 $0 $5,857,534
10/28/1994 Silent Fall Director $3,180,000 $0 $3,180,000
9/9/1994 A Good Man in Africa Director $2,308,390 $0 $2,308,390
3/5/1993 Rich in Love Director $1,978,522 $0 $1,978,522
1/1/1991 Black Robe Director $8,211,952 $0 $8,211,952
1/1/1990 Mister Johnson Director $1,464,000 $0 $1,464,000
12/13/1989 Driving Miss Daisy Director $106,593,296 $0 $106,593,296
2/3/1989 Her Alibi Director $17,195,050 $0 $17,195,050
1/1/1988 Aria Director $1,028,679 $0 $1,028,679
12/12/1986 Crimes of the Heart Director $22,905,000 $0 $22,905,000
3/29/1985 King David Director $4,800,000 $0 $4,800,000
7/15/1983 Puberty Blues Director $237,000 $0 $237,000
3/4/1983 Tender Mercies Director $8,443,124 $0 $8,443,124
Movies: 25Totals:$310,866,716$85,040,221$395,906,937
  Averages:$12,434,669$3,401,609$15,836,277

Director Credits


Release
Date
TitleOpening
Weekend
Box Office
Max
Theater
Count
Domestic
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
Domestic
Share
12/31/2017 Flint $0 0 $0 $0 0.0%
9/16/2016 Mr. Church $338,551 354 $685,780 $685,780 100.0%
12/31/2015 Henry Joseph Church $0 0 $0 $0 0.0%
1/28/2014 Bonnie & Clyde $0 0 $0 $0 0.0%
6/8/2012 Peace, Love, and Misunderstanding $105,960 76 $542,762 $542,762 100.0%
4/17/2012 The Getting of Wisdom $0 0 $0 $0 0.0%
12/31/2008 A Woman of No Importance $0 0 $0 $0 0.0%
12/13/2002 Evelyn $65,344 137 $1,483,975 $4,289,509 34.6%
6/8/2001 Bride of the Wind $35,208 42 $419,414 $419,414 100.0%
9/24/1999 Double Jeopardy $23,162,542 3,002 $116,735,231 $177,835,231 65.6%
4/11/1997 Paradise Road $62,518 350 $1,990,257 $1,990,257 100.0%
5/3/1996 Last Dance $2,690,253 1,563 $5,857,534 $5,857,534 100.0%
10/28/1994 Silent Fall $1,531,244 1,253 $3,180,000 $3,180,000 100.0%
9/9/1994 A Good Man in Africa $0 0 $2,308,390 $2,308,390 100.0%
3/5/1993 Rich in Love $0 0 $1,978,522 $1,978,522 100.0%
1/1/1991 Black Robe $0 83 $8,211,952 $8,211,952 100.0%
1/1/1990 Mister Johnson $0 0 $1,464,000 $1,464,000 100.0%
12/13/1989 Driving Miss Daisy $0 1,668 $106,593,296 $106,593,296 100.0%
2/3/1989 Her Alibi $5,037,047 1,429 $17,195,050 $17,195,050 100.0%
1/1/1988 Aria $0 0 $1,028,679 $1,028,679 100.0%
12/12/1986 Crimes of the Heart $1,402,921 685 $22,905,000 $22,905,000 100.0%
3/29/1985 King David $2,212,481 731 $4,800,000 $4,800,000 100.0%
7/15/1983 Puberty Blues $7,381 11 $237,000 $237,000 100.0%
3/4/1983 Tender Mercies $46,977 37 $8,443,124 $8,443,124 100.0%
Movies: 24Totals:  $306,059,966$369,965,500 
 Averages:$1,529,101476$12,752,499$15,415,22994.7%




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