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Bob Gale

Best known as a Screenwriter based on credits in that role in 6 films, with $1,070,103,837 worldwide aggregate box office (rank #164)
Best-known technical roles: Back to the Future (Producer), Back to the Future (Screenwriter), Back to the Future Part II (Screenwriter), Back to the Future Part II (Story Creator), Back to the Future Part II (Producer)
Most productive collaborators: Robert Zemeckis, Michael J. Fox, Christopher Lloyd, Neil Canton, Lea Thompson

  1. Summary
  2. Acting Credits
  3. Technical Credits

Career Summary


  MoviesDomestic
Box Office
International
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
In Technical RolesScreenwriter6$466,555,368$603,548,469$1,070,103,837
Producer4$430,480,368$542,848,469$973,328,837
Story Creator3$240,680,285$430,283,369$670,963,654
Associate Producer1$1,900,000$0$1,900,000

Latest Ranking on Selected Box Office Record Lists


All Technical Credits


Release
Date
TitleRoleDomestic
Box Office
International
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
5/24/1990 Back to the Future Part III Screenwriter,
Producer,
Story Creator 
$88,055,283 $156,033,371 $244,088,654
11/22/1989 Back to the Future Part II Story Creator,
Producer,
Screenwriter 
$118,450,002 $213,549,998 $332,000,000
7/3/1985 Back to the Future Producer,
Screenwriter 
$212,259,762 $173,265,100 $385,524,862
7/18/1980 Used Cars Producer,
Screenwriter 
$11,715,321 $0 $11,715,321
12/14/1979 1941 Story Creator,
Screenwriter 
$34,175,000 $60,700,000 $94,875,000
1/1/1978 I Wanna Hold Your Hand Screenwriter,
Associate Producer 
$1,900,000 $0 $1,900,000
Movies: 6Totals:$466,555,368$603,548,469$1,070,103,837
  Averages:$77,759,228$100,591,412$178,350,640


Producer Credits


Release
Date
TitleOpening
Weekend
Box Office
Max
Theater
Count
Domestic
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
Domestic
Share
5/24/1990 Back to the Future Part III $23,703,060 2,070 $88,055,283 $244,088,654 36.1%
11/22/1989 Back to the Future Part II $27,835,125 2,107 $118,450,002 $332,000,000 35.7%
7/3/1985 Back to the Future $11,332,134 1,815 $212,259,762 $385,524,862 55.1%
7/18/1980 Used Cars $0 0 $11,715,321 $11,715,321 100.0%
Movies: 4Totals:  $430,480,368$973,328,837 
 Averages:$15,717,5801,498$107,620,092$243,332,20956.7%

Writer Credits


Release
Date
TitleOpening
Weekend
Box Office
Max
Theater
Count
Domestic
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
Domestic
Share
5/24/1990 Back to the Future Part III $23,703,060 2,070 $88,055,283 $244,088,654 36.1%
11/22/1989 Back to the Future Part II $27,835,125 2,107 $118,450,002 $332,000,000 35.7%
7/3/1985 Back to the Future $11,332,134 1,815 $212,259,762 $385,524,862 55.1%
7/18/1980 Used Cars $0 0 $11,715,321 $11,715,321 100.0%
12/14/1979 1941 $2,701,898 325 $34,175,000 $94,875,000 36.0%
1/1/1978 I Wanna Hold Your Hand $0 0 $1,900,000 $1,900,000 100.0%
Movies: 9Totals:  $707,235,653$1,741,067,491 
 Averages:$13,312,4781,202$78,581,739$193,451,94352.3%


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