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King Vidor

Best known as a Director based on credits in that role in 7 films, with $99,654,967 worldwide aggregate box office (rank #858)
Best-known technical roles: The Wizard of Oz (Director), Duel in the Sun (Director), The Big Parade (Director), Solomon and Sheba (Director), War and Peace (Director)
Most productive collaborators: Mervyn LeRoy, Bart Lahr, Jack Haley, Victor Fleming, Ray Bolger

  1. Summary
  2. Acting Credits
  3. Technical Credits

Career Summary


  MoviesDomestic
Box Office
International
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
In Technical RolesDirector7$88,611,566$11,043,401$99,654,967

Latest Ranking on Selected Box Office Record Lists


RecordRankAmount
Top Grossing Director at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 601-700) 629 $88,611,566
Top Grossing Director at the International Box Office (Rank 1,501-1,600) 1,509 $11,043,401
Top Grossing Director at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 801-900) 858 $99,654,967

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


All Technical Credits


Release
Date
TitleRoleDomestic
Box Office
International
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
1/1/1959 Solomon and Sheba Director $11,000,000 $0 $11,000,000
1/1/1956 War and Peace Director $12,500,000 $0 $12,500,000
12/25/1952 Ruby Gentry Director $0 $0 $0
12/31/1946 Duel in the Sun Director $20,400,000 $0 $20,400,000
8/25/1939 The Wizard of Oz Director $33,711,566 $43,401 $33,754,967
8/6/1937 Stella Dallas Director $0 $0 $0
11/19/1925 The Big Parade Director $11,000,000 $11,000,000 $22,000,000
Movies: 7Totals:$88,611,566$11,043,401$99,654,967
  Averages:$12,658,795$1,577,629$14,236,424

Director Credits


Release
Date
TitleOpening
Weekend
Box Office
Max
Theater
Count
Domestic
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
Domestic
Share
1/1/1959 Solomon and Sheba $0 0 $11,000,000 $11,000,000 100.0%
1/1/1956 War and Peace $0 0 $12,500,000 $12,500,000 100.0%
12/25/1952 Ruby Gentry $0 0 $0 $0 0.0%
12/31/1946 Duel in the Sun $0 0 $20,400,000 $20,400,000 100.0%
8/25/1939 The Wizard of Oz $0 1,882 $33,711,566 $33,754,967 99.9%
8/6/1937 Stella Dallas $0 0 $0 $0 0.0%
11/19/1925 The Big Parade $0 0 $11,000,000 $22,000,000 50.0%
Movies: 7Totals:  $88,611,566$99,654,967 
 Averages:$0269$12,658,795$14,236,42490.0%




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