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Don Simpson

Best known as a Producer based on credits in that role in 6 films, with $1,467,475,453 worldwide aggregate box office (rank #159)
Best-known technical roles: The Rock (Producer), Beverly Hills Cop (Producer), Top Gun (Producer), Crimson Tide (Producer), Days of Thunder (Producer)
Best-known acting roles: Aldo Bennedetti (Days of Thunder)
Most productive collaborators: Jerry Bruckheimer, Tony Scott, Sean Connery, Michael Bay, Tom Cruise

  1. Summary
  2. Acting Credits
  3. Technical Credits

Career Summary


  MoviesDomestic
Box Office
International
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
As an ActorSupporting1$82,670,733$75,000,000$157,670,733
In Technical RolesProducer6$788,335,931$679,139,522$1,467,475,453

Latest Ranking on Selected Box Office Record Lists


All Technical Credits


Release
Date
TitleRoleDomestic
Box Office
International
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
6/7/1996 The Rock Producer $134,069,511 $202,000,000 $336,069,511
5/12/1995 Crimson Tide Producer $91,387,195 $68,000,000 $159,387,195
4/7/1995 Bad Boys Producer $65,647,413 $75,600,000 $141,247,413
6/27/1990 Days of Thunder Producer $82,670,733 $75,000,000 $157,670,733
5/16/1986 Top Gun Producer $179,800,601 $177,000,000 $356,800,601
12/5/1984 Beverly Hills Cop Producer $234,760,478 $81,539,522 $316,300,000
Movies: 6Totals:$788,335,931$679,139,522$1,467,475,453
  Averages:$131,389,322$113,189,920$244,579,242


Producer Credits


Release
Date
TitleOpening
Weekend
Box Office
Max
Theater
Count
Domestic
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
Domestic
Share
6/7/1996 The Rock $25,069,525 2,426 $134,069,511 $336,069,511 39.9%
5/12/1995 Crimson Tide $18,612,190 2,514 $91,387,195 $159,387,195 57.3%
4/7/1995 Bad Boys $15,523,358 2,132 $65,647,413 $141,247,413 46.5%
6/27/1990 Days of Thunder $15,490,445 2,307 $82,670,733 $157,670,733 52.4%
5/16/1986 Top Gun $8,193,052 1,531 $179,800,601 $356,800,601 50.4%
12/5/1984 Beverly Hills Cop $15,214,805 2,006 $234,760,478 $316,300,000 74.2%
Movies: 6Totals:  $788,335,931$1,467,475,453 
 Averages:$16,350,5632,153$131,389,322$244,579,24253.5%

Latest Ranking on All Technical Box Office Record Lists


RecordRankAmount
Top Grossing Producer at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 101-200) 131 $788,335,931
Top Grossing Producer at the International Box Office (Rank 201-300) 210 $679,139,522
Top Grossing Producer at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 101-200) 159 $1,467,475,453


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