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Eric Roth

Best known as a Screenwriter based on credits in that role in 10 films, with $1,637,486,368 worldwide aggregate box office (rank #88)
Best-known technical roles: Forrest Gump (Screenwriter), The Curious Case of Benjamin Button (Screenwriter), The Curious Case of Benjamin Button (Story Creator), The Good Shepherd (Screenwriter), The Horse Whisperer (Screenwriter)
Most productive collaborators: Brad Pitt, David Fincher, Cate Blanchett, Kathleen Kennedy, Taraji P. Henson

  1. Summary
  2. Acting Credits
  3. Technical Credits

Career Summary


  MoviesDomestic
Box Office
International
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
In Technical RolesScreenwriter10$765,084,012$872,402,356$1,637,486,368
Story Creator2$133,264,612$202,889,175$336,153,787
Lighting1$83,350,911$284,300,000$367,650,911

Latest Ranking on Selected Box Office Record Lists


All Technical Credits


Release
Date
TitleRoleDomestic
Box Office
International
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
10/5/2018 A Star is Born Screenwriter $0 $0 $0
11/26/2014 Penguins of Madagascar Lighting-Additional … $83,350,911 $284,300,000 $367,650,911
12/25/2011 Extremely Loud and Incredibly C… Screenwriter $31,847,881 $23,400,000 $55,247,881
12/25/2008 The Curious Case of Benjamin Bu… Screenwriter,
Story Creator 
$127,509,326 $202,122,632 $329,631,958
5/4/2007 Lucky You Story Creator,
Screenwriter 
$5,755,286 $766,543 $6,521,829
12/22/2006 The Good Shepherd Screenwriter $59,908,565 $40,000,000 $99,908,565
12/23/2005 Munich Screenwriter $47,379,090 $84,113,682 $131,492,772
12/25/2001 Ali Screenwriter $58,183,966 $29,500,000 $87,683,966
11/5/1999 The Insider Screenwriter $28,965,197 $31,300,000 $60,265,197
5/15/1998 The Horse Whisperer Screenwriter $75,383,563 $111,500,000 $186,883,563
7/6/1994 Forrest Gump Screenwriter $330,151,138 $349,699,499 $679,850,637
Movies: 11Totals:$848,434,923$1,156,702,356$2,005,137,279
  Averages:$77,130,448$105,154,760$182,285,207



Writer Credits


Release
Date
TitleOpening
Weekend
Box Office
Max
Theater
Count
Domestic
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
Domestic
Share
10/5/2018 A Star is Born $0 0 $0 $0 0.0%
12/25/2011 Extremely Loud and Incredibly Close $72,348 2,630 $31,847,881 $55,247,881 57.6%
12/25/2008 The Curious Case of Benjamin Button $26,853,816 2,988 $127,509,326 $329,631,958 38.7%
5/4/2007 Lucky You $2,710,445 2,525 $5,755,286 $6,521,829 88.2%
12/22/2006 The Good Shepherd $10,033,960 2,250 $59,908,565 $99,908,565 60.0%
12/23/2005 Munich $4,152,260 1,498 $47,379,090 $131,492,772 36.0%
12/25/2001 Ali $14,710,892 2,521 $58,183,966 $87,683,966 66.4%
11/5/1999 The Insider $6,712,361 1,846 $28,965,197 $60,265,197 48.1%
5/15/1998 The Horse Whisperer $13,685,488 2,362 $75,383,563 $186,883,563 40.3%
7/6/1994 Forrest Gump $24,450,602 2,365 $330,151,138 $679,850,637 48.6%
Movies: 12Totals:  $898,348,624$1,973,640,155 
 Averages:$11,078,8692,208$74,862,385$164,470,01355.5%


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