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Basil Poledouris

Best known as a Composer based on credits in that role in 44 films, with $1,439,362,253 worldwide aggregate box office (rank #58)
Best-Known Technical Roles: The Hunt for Red October (Composer), Free Willy (Composer), Starship Troopers (Composer), The Hunt for Red October (Song Writer), Breakdown (Composer)
Most productive collaborators: Simon Wincer, Paul Verhoeven, Allan Cameron, Sam Raimi, Tim Chau

  1. Summary
  2. Acting Credits
  3. Technical Credits
  MoviesDomestic
Box Office
International
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
In Technical RolesComposer44$975,938,586$463,423,667$1,439,362,253
Song Writer1$120,709,866$79,790,134$200,500,000
Release
Date
TitleRoleDomestic
Box Office
International
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
3/31/2004 The Touch Composer $0 $5,918,742 $5,918,742
4/20/2001 Crocodile Dundee in Los Angeles Composer $25,590,119 $13,802,992 $39,393,111
8/11/2000 Cecil B. Demented Composer $1,276,984 $676,898 $1,953,882
9/17/1999 For Love of the Game Composer $35,188,640 $10,924,000 $46,112,640
8/20/1999 Mickey Blue Eyes Composer $33,864,342 $20,000,000 $53,864,342
5/1/1998 Les Miserables Composer $13,887,945 $0 $13,887,945
11/7/1997 Starship Troopers Composer $54,768,952 $66,331,048 $121,100,000
10/31/1997 Switchback Composer $6,504,442 $0 $6,504,442
5/2/1997 Breakdown Composer $50,159,144 $0 $50,159,144
11/20/1996 The War at Home Composer $34,368 $0 $34,368
4/19/1996 Celtic Pride Composer $9,240,378 $0 $9,240,378
3/22/1996 It's My Party Composer $455,101 $0 $455,101
7/19/1995 Free Willy 2: The Adventure Home Composer $30,077,111 $0 $30,077,111
7/14/1995 Under Siege 2: Dark Territory Composer $50,024,083 $54,300,000 $104,324,083
12/25/1994 The Jungle Book Composer $44,342,956 $0 $44,342,956
7/22/1994 Lassie Composer $9,942,954 $0 $9,942,954
4/13/1994 Serial Mom Composer $7,881,335 $0 $7,881,335
2/18/1994 On Deadly Ground Composer $38,590,458 $0 $38,590,458
11/5/1993 RoboCop 3 Composer $10,696,210 $0 $10,696,210
7/16/1993 Free Willy Composer $77,698,625 $76,000,000 $153,698,625
5/21/1993 Hot Shots! Part Deux Composer $38,618,836 $94,829,853 $133,448,689
9/11/1992 Wind Composer $5,519,569 $0 $5,519,569
8/23/1991 Harley Davidson and the Marlbor… Composer $7,018,525 $0 $7,018,525
1/18/1991 White Fang Composer $34,729,091 $0 $34,729,091
1/18/1991 Flight of the Intruder Composer $14,471,440 $0 $14,471,440
1/1/1991 Return to the Blue Lagoon Composer $2,000,000 $0 $2,000,000
10/19/1990 Quigley Down Under Composer $21,413,105 $0 $21,413,105
3/2/1990 The Hunt for Red October Composer,
Song Writer 
$120,709,866 $79,790,134 $200,500,000
3/3/1989 Farewell to the King Composer $2,361,132 $0 $2,361,132
1/1/1989 Wired Composer $1,000,000 $0 $1,000,000
1/1/1988 Spellbinder Composer $1,938,049 $0 $1,938,049
1/1/1988 Split Decision Composer $695,822 $0 $695,822
10/23/1987 No Man’s Land Composer $2,877,571 $0 $2,877,571
7/17/1987 RoboCop Composer $53,424,681 $0 $53,424,681
1/1/1987 Cherry 2000 Composer $14,000 $0 $14,000
1/17/1986 Iron Eagle Composer $24,159,872 $0 $24,159,872
8/30/1985 Flesh & Blood Composer $100,000 $0 $100,000
12/21/1984 Protocol Composer $26,300,000 $0 $26,300,000
6/29/1984 Conan the Destroyer Composer $26,400,000 $0 $26,400,000
5/18/1984 Making the Grade Composer $4,561,000 $0 $4,561,000
7/16/1982 Summer Lovers Composer $1,200,000 $0 $1,200,000
5/14/1982 Conan the Barbarian Composer $38,264,085 $40,850,000 $79,114,085
6/20/1980 The Blue Lagoon Composer $47,923,795 $0 $47,923,795
6/30/1979 Dolphin Composer $14,000 $0 $14,000
Movies: 44Totals:$975,938,586$463,423,667$1,439,362,253
  Averages:$22,180,422$10,532,356$32,712,778

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