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Jerry Goldsmith

Best known as a Composer based on credits in that role in 104 films, with $6,477,868,783 worldwide aggregate box office (rank #18)
Best-known technical roles: The Mummy (Composer), Air Force One (Composer), The Sum of All Fears (Composer), The Haunting (Composer), Hollow Man (Composer)
Best-known acting roles: Yogurt Customer (Gremlins 2: The New Batch)
Most productive collaborators: Allan Cameron, Paul Verhoeven, Stephen Sommers, Brendan Fraser, Rachel Weisz

  1. Summary
  2. Acting Credits
  3. Technical Credits

Career Summary


  MoviesDomestic
Box Office
International
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
As an ActorSupporting1$41,476,097$0$41,476,097
In Technical RolesComposer104$3,847,385,052$2,630,483,731$6,477,868,783
Song Writer1$118,471,320$75,028,680$193,500,000

Latest Ranking on Selected Box Office Record Lists


RecordRankAmount
Top Stars at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 30,801-30,900) 30,837 $41,476,097
Top Stars at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 38,301-38,400) 38,399 $41,476,097
Top Grossing Composer at the Domestic Box Office 13 $3,847,385,052
Top Grossing Composer at the International Box Office 25 $2,630,483,731
Top Grossing Composer at the Worldwide Box Office 18 $6,477,868,783

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
6/15/1990 Gremlins 2: The New Batch Yogurt Customer  $41,476,097 $0 $41,476,097
Movies: 1Totals:$41,476,097$0$41,476,097
  Averages:$41,476,097$0$41,476,097

Latest Ranking on All Acting Box Office Record Lists



All Technical Credits


Release
Date
TitleRoleDomestic
Box Office
International
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
11/14/2003 Looney Tunes: Back in Action Composer $20,950,820 $33,589,842 $54,540,662
12/13/2002 Star Trek: Nemesis Composer $43,254,409 $24,058,417 $67,312,826
5/31/2002 The Sum of All Fears Composer,
Song Writer 
$118,471,320 $75,028,680 $193,500,000
10/19/2001 The Last Castle Composer $18,208,078 $2,333,590 $20,541,668
4/6/2001 Along Came a Spider Composer $74,058,698 $31,100,387 $105,159,085
8/4/2000 Hollow Man Composer $73,209,340 $117,990,660 $191,200,000
8/27/1999 The 13th Warrior Composer $32,698,899 $29,000,000 $61,698,899
7/23/1999 The Haunting Composer $91,188,905 $89,000,000 $180,188,905
5/7/1999 The Mummy Composer $155,385,488 $261,000,000 $416,385,488
12/11/1998 Star Trek: Insurrection Composer $70,187,658 $47,612,342 $117,800,000
7/10/1998 Small Soldiers Composer $55,143,823 $16,600,000 $71,743,823
6/19/1998 Mulan Composer $120,620,254 $182,879,746 $303,500,000
3/6/1998 U.S. Marshals Composer $57,833,603 $0 $57,833,603
1/30/1998 Deep Rising Composer $11,203,026 $0 $11,203,026
9/26/1997 The Edge Composer $27,799,255 $6,300,000 $34,099,255
9/19/1997 L.A. Confidential Composer $64,604,977 $61,600,000 $126,204,977
7/25/1997 Air Force One Composer $172,956,409 $142,311,944 $315,268,353
1/24/1997 Fierce Creatures Composer $9,254,184 $0 $9,254,184
10/11/1996 The Ghost and the Darkness Composer $38,564,422 $0 $38,564,422
8/2/1996 Chain Reaction Composer $21,226,204 $38,983,130 $60,209,334
3/15/1996 Executive Decision Composer $56,679,192 $65,400,000 $122,079,192
2/16/1996 City Hall Composer $20,278,055 $0 $20,278,055
10/27/1995 Powder Composer $30,833,914 $0 $30,833,914
7/7/1995 First Knight Composer $37,361,412 $90,000,000 $127,361,412
6/9/1995 Congo Composer $81,022,333 $71,000,000 $152,022,333
12/25/1994 I.Q. Composer $26,265,119 $0 $26,265,119
9/30/1994 The River Wild Composer $46,815,000 $47,400,000 $94,215,000
7/1/1994 The Shadow Composer $31,835,600 $0 $31,835,600
4/22/1994 Bad Girls Composer $15,187,851 $0 $15,187,851
3/4/1994 Angie Composer $9,252,349 $0 $9,252,349
10/13/1993 Rudy Composer $22,750,363 $0 $22,750,363
10/1/1993 Malice Composer $46,038,636 $0 $46,038,636
6/25/1993 Dennis the Menace Composer $51,270,765 $66,000,000 $117,270,765
2/5/1993 The Vanishing Composer $14,543,394 $0 $14,543,394
1/29/1993 Matinee Composer $8,925,775 $0 $8,925,775
12/11/1992 Forever Young Composer $55,942,530 $72,000,000 $127,942,530
10/2/1992 Mr. Baseball Composer $20,883,046 $0 $20,883,046
7/24/1992 Mom and Dad Save the World Composer $2,034,470 $0 $2,034,470
3/20/1992 Basic Instinct Composer $117,727,224 $234,972,776 $352,700,000
2/7/1992 Medicine Man Composer $44,948,240 $0 $44,948,240
1/1/1992 Love Field Composer $1,949,148 $0 $1,949,148
2/8/1991 Sleeping with the Enemy Composer $101,599,005 $73,369,937 $174,968,942
1/11/1991 Not Without My Daughter Composer $14,789,113 $0 $14,789,113
1/10/1991 Warlock Composer $8,824,553 $0 $8,824,553
12/17/1990 The Russia House Composer $22,998,000 $0 $22,998,000
6/15/1990 Gremlins 2: The New Batch Composer $41,476,097 $0 $41,476,097
6/1/1990 Total Recall Composer $119,394,839 $142,005,161 $261,400,000
6/9/1989 Star Trek V: The Final Frontier Composer $52,210,049 $17,989,951 $70,200,000
4/28/1989 Criminal Law Composer $9,443,550 $0 $9,443,550
3/17/1989 Leviathan Composer $15,363,560 $0 $15,363,560
2/17/1989 The `Burbs Composer $35,382,246 $0 $35,382,246
5/25/1988 Rambo III Composer $53,715,611 $135,000,000 $188,715,611
1/1/1988 Rent-A-Cop Composer $295,000 $0 $295,000
7/3/1987 Innerspace Composer $19,816,619 $0 $19,816,619
4/24/1987 Extreme Prejudice Composer $11,307,844 $0 $11,307,844
11/14/1986 Hoosiers Composer $28,607,524 $0 $28,607,524
5/23/1986 Poltergeist II: The Other Side Composer $40,996,665 $0 $40,996,665
1/1/1986 Link Composer $1,720,450 $0 $1,720,450
7/12/1985 Explorers Composer $9,873,000 $0 $9,873,000
5/22/1985 Rambo: First Blood Part II Composer $150,415,432 $149,984,568 $300,400,000
3/22/1985 Baby: Secret of the Lost Legend Composer $14,276,095 $0 $14,276,095
12/14/1984 Runaway Composer $6,800,000 $0 $6,800,000
11/21/1984 Supergirl Composer $14,296,438 $0 $14,296,438
6/8/1984 Gremlins Composer $148,168,459 $31,056 $148,199,515
1/27/1984 The Lonely Guy Composer $4,800,000 $0 $4,800,000
10/21/1983 Under Fire Composer $5,700,000 $0 $5,700,000
6/24/1983 Twilight Zone: The Movie Composer $29,500,000 $0 $29,500,000
6/3/1983 Psycho II Composer $32,000,000 $0 $32,000,000
10/22/1982 First Blood Composer $47,212,904 $78,000,000 $125,212,904
9/17/1982 Inchon Composer $4,408,636 $0 $4,408,636
7/23/1982 The Challenge Composer $3,534,852 $0 $3,534,852
7/2/1982 The Secret of Nimh Composer $10,140,325 $0 $10,140,325
6/4/1982 Poltergeist Composer $74,706,019 $47,000,000 $121,706,019
2/5/1982 Night Crossing Composer $4,500,000 $0 $4,500,000
9/18/1981 Raggedy Man Composer $11,000,000 $0 $11,000,000
5/22/1981 Outland Composer $20,000,000 $0 $20,000,000
3/20/1981 The Final Conflict Composer $20,471,000 $0 $20,471,000
12/7/1979 Star Trek: The Motion Picture Composer $82,258,456 $56,741,544 $139,000,000
6/8/1979 Players Composer $0 $0 $0
5/25/1979 Alien Composer $80,930,630 $122,700,000 $203,630,630
2/2/1979 The First Great Train Robbery Composer $391,942 $0 $391,942
11/8/1978 Magic Composer $23,800,000 $0 $23,800,000
6/9/1978 Damien: Omen II Composer $24,000,000 $0 $24,000,000
1/1/1978 The Boys from Brazil Composer $19,000,000 $0 $19,000,000
1/1/1978 The Swarm Composer $10,000,000 $0 $10,000,000
10/21/1977 Damnation Alley Composer $0 $0 $0
6/30/1977 MacArthur Composer $16,320,000 $0 $16,320,000
3/4/1977 Islands in the Stream Composer $8,000,000 $0 $8,000,000
6/25/1976 The Omen Composer $48,570,885 $0 $48,570,885
1/1/1976 Logan's Run Composer $25,000,000 $0 $25,000,000
1/1/1975 Breakout Composer $16,000,000 $0 $16,000,000
6/21/1974 Chinatown Composer $23,169,837 $0 $23,169,837
12/16/1973 Papillon Composer $53,267,000 $0 $53,267,000
1/1/1971 Escape from the Planet of the Apes Composer $12,300,000 $0 $12,300,000
9/23/1970 Tora, Tora, Tora Composer $29,548,291 $0 $29,548,291
5/13/1970 The Ballad of Cable Hogue Composer $3,500,000 $1,500,000 $5,000,000
1/1/1970 Patton Composer $62,500,000 $0 $62,500,000
2/8/1968 Planet of the Apes Composer $33,395,426 $0 $33,395,426
1/1/1968 Bandolero! Composer $12,000,000 $0 $12,000,000
1/1/1967 In Like Flint Composer $11,000,000 $0 $11,000,000
6/21/1966 The Blue Max Composer $16,151,612 $0 $16,151,612
1/16/1965 Our Man Flint Composer $16,000,000 $0 $16,000,000
12/20/1960 Flaming Star Composer $900 $0 $900
11/24/1950 King Solomon's Mines Composer $11,172,000 $0 $11,172,000
Movies: 104Totals:$3,847,385,052$2,630,483,731$6,477,868,783
  Averages:$36,994,087$25,293,113$62,287,200



Latest Ranking on All Technical Box Office Record Lists


RecordRankAmount
Top Grossing Composer at the Domestic Box Office 13 $3,847,385,052
Top Grossing Composer at the International Box Office 25 $2,630,483,731
Top Grossing Composer at the Worldwide Box Office 18 $6,477,868,783


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