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Ben Burtt

Best known as a Sound Designer based on credits in that role in 16 films, with $9,122,353,070 worldwide aggregate box office (rank #4)
Best-known technical roles: Star Wars Ep. VII: The Force Awakens (Sound Designer), Star Wars Ep. III: Revenge of the Sith (Editor), Star Wars Ep. I: The Phantom Menace (Editor), Indiana Jones and the Kingdom of the Crystal Skull (Sound Designer), Indiana Jones and the Kingdom of the Crystal Skull (Supervising Sound Editor)
Best-known acting roles: WALL-E/M-O (WALL-E)
Most productive collaborators: Andrew Stanton, Elissa Knight, Jeff Garlin, Jim Reardon, Fred Willard

  1. Summary
  2. Acting Credits
  3. Technical Credits

Career Summary


  MoviesDomestic
Box Office
International
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
As an ActorLeading1$223,808,164$308,699,861$532,508,025
In Technical RolesSound Designer16$4,402,394,097$4,719,958,973$9,122,353,070
Supervising Sound Editor7$2,062,184,117$2,515,052,819$4,577,236,936
Re-recording Mixer5$785,370,649$724,000,000$1,509,370,649
Editor4$1,215,368,371$1,367,736,296$2,583,104,667
Sound Effects Editor2$751,269,967$569,500,000$1,320,769,967
Character Designer1$223,808,164$308,699,861$532,508,025
Sound Editor1$47,379,090$84,113,682$131,492,772

Latest Ranking on Selected Box Office Record Lists


RecordRankAmount
Top 100 Stars in Leading Roles at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 601-700) 655 $223,808,164
Top Stars at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 6,901-7,000) 6,961 $223,808,164
Top 100 Stars in Leading Roles at the International Box Office (Rank 601-700) 620 $308,699,861
Top Stars at the International Box Office (Rank 6,301-6,400) 6,334 $308,699,861
Top 100 Stars in Leading Roles at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 601-700) 639 $532,508,025
Top Stars at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 6,401-6,500) 6,493 $532,508,025
Top Grossing Editor at the Domestic Box Office 41 $1,215,368,371
Top Grossing Re-recording Mixer at the Domestic Box Office 88 $785,370,649
Top Grossing Sound Designer at the Domestic Box Office 4 $4,402,394,097
Top Grossing Sound Effects Editor at the Domestic Box Office 31 $751,269,967
Top Grossing Supervising Sound Editor at the Domestic Box Office 17 $2,062,184,117
Top Grossing Editor at the International Box Office 68 $1,367,736,296
Top Grossing Re-recording Mixer at the International Box Office 98 $724,000,000
Top Grossing Sound Designer at the International Box Office 5 $4,719,958,973
Top Grossing Sound Effects Editor at the International Box Office 88 $569,500,000
Top Grossing Supervising Sound Editor at the International Box Office 19 $2,515,052,819
Top Grossing Editor at the Worldwide Box Office 54 $2,583,104,667
Top Grossing Re-recording Mixer at the Worldwide Box Office 93 $1,509,370,649
Top Grossing Sound Designer at the Worldwide Box Office 4 $9,122,353,070
Top Grossing Sound Editor at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 301-400) 306 $131,492,772
Top Grossing Sound Effects Editor at the Worldwide Box Office 55 $1,320,769,967
Top Grossing Supervising Sound Editor at the Worldwide Box Office 19 $4,577,236,936

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
6/27/2008 WALL-E WALL-E/M-O  $223,808,164 $308,699,861 $532,508,025
Movies: 1Totals:$223,808,164$308,699,861$532,508,025
  Averages:$223,808,164$308,699,861$532,508,025

Latest Ranking on All Acting Box Office Record Lists


RecordRankAmount
Top 100 Stars in Leading Roles at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 601-700) 655 $223,808,164
Top Above the Line Stars at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 1,501-1,600) 1,582 $223,808,164
Top Stars at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 6,901-7,000) 6,961 $223,808,164
Top 100 Stars in Leading Roles at the International Box Office (Rank 601-700) 620 $308,699,861
Top Above the Line Stars at the International Box Office (Rank 1,501-1,600) 1,503 $308,699,861
Top Stars at the International Box Office (Rank 6,301-6,400) 6,334 $308,699,861
Top 100 Stars in Leading Roles at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 601-700) 639 $532,508,025
Top Above the Line Stars at the Wordwide Box Office (Rank 1,501-1,600) 1,547 $532,508,025
Top Stars at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 6,401-6,500) 6,493 $532,508,025
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Original Screenplay Movies (Rank 301-400) 336 $223,808,164
Top International Leading Stars for Original Screenplay Movies (Rank 301-400) 315 $308,699,861
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Original Screenplay Movies (Rank 301-400) 324 $532,508,025
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Digital Animation Movies (Rank 101-200) 131 $223,808,164
Top International Leading Stars for Digital Animation Movies (Rank 101-200) 141 $308,699,861
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Digital Animation Movies (Rank 101-200) 136 $532,508,025
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Science Fiction Movies 69 $223,808,164
Top International Leading Stars for Science Fiction Movies 88 $308,699,861
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Science Fiction Movies 80 $532,508,025
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Adventure Movies (Rank 201-300) 281 $223,808,164
Top International Leading Stars for Adventure Movies (Rank 201-300) 293 $308,699,861
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Adventure Movies (Rank 201-300) 285 $532,508,025
Top Domestic Leading Stars for G Movies 38 $223,808,164
Top International Leading Stars for G Movies 32 $308,699,861
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for G Movies 28 $532,508,025
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Walt Disney Movies (Rank 101-200) 171 $223,808,164
Top International Leading Stars for Walt Disney Movies (Rank 101-200) 165 $308,699,861
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Walt Disney Movies (Rank 101-200) 162 $532,508,025

All Technical Credits


Release
Date
TitleRoleDomestic
Box Office
International
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
12/18/2015 Star Wars Ep. VII: The Force Aw… Sound Designer $936,662,225 $1,122,000,000 $2,058,662,225
5/16/2013 Star Trek Into Darkness Sound Designer,
Supervising Sound Ed… 
$228,778,661 $238,602,923 $467,381,584
1/20/2012 Red Tails Editor $49,876,377 $489,121 $50,365,498
6/10/2011 Super 8 Sound Designer,
Supervising Sound Ed… 
$127,004,179 $130,968,566 $257,972,745
6/27/2008 WALL-E Supervising Sound Ed…,
Sound Designer,
Character Designer 
$223,808,164 $308,699,861 $532,508,025
5/22/2008 Indiana Jones and the Kingdom o… Sound Designer,
Supervising Sound Ed… 
$317,101,119 $469,534,294 $786,635,413
12/23/2005 Munich Sound Designer,
Sound Editor 
$47,379,090 $84,113,682 $131,492,772
5/19/2005 Star Wars Ep. III: Revenge of t… Supervising Sound Ed…,
Editor 
$380,270,577 $468,728,300 $848,998,877
5/16/2002 Star Wars Ep. II: Attack of the… Editor,
Supervising Sound Ed…,
Sound Designer 
$310,676,740 $346,018,875 $656,695,615
5/19/1999 Star Wars Ep. I: The Phantom Me… Editor,
Sound Designer,
Supervising Sound Ed… 
$474,544,677 $552,500,000 $1,027,044,677
12/22/1989 Always Re-recording Mixer,
Sound Designer 
$41,843,630 $30,300,000 $72,143,630
5/24/1989 Indiana Jones and the Last Crusade Re-recording Mixer,
Sound Designer 
$197,171,806 $277,000,000 $474,171,806
5/20/1988 Willow Re-recording Mixer,
Sound Designer 
$57,269,863 $0 $57,269,863
5/23/1984 Indiana Jones and the Temple of… Re-recording Mixer,
Sound Designer 
$179,880,271 $153,200,000 $333,080,271
5/25/1983 Star Wars Ep. VI: Return of the… Re-recording Mixer,
Sound Designer 
$309,205,079 $263,500,000 $572,705,079
6/11/1982 ET: The Extra-Terrestrial Sound Designer $435,110,554 $357,854,772 $792,965,326
6/12/1981 Raiders of the Lost Ark Sound Designer $225,686,079 $141,766,000 $367,452,079
5/21/1980 Star Wars Ep. V: The Empire Str… Supervising Sound Ef…,
Sound Designer 
$290,271,960 $243,900,000 $534,171,960
5/25/1977 Star Wars Ep. IV: A New Hope Sound Effects Editor… $460,998,007 $325,600,000 $786,598,007
Movies: 19Totals:$5,293,539,058$5,514,776,394$10,808,315,452
  Averages:$278,607,319$290,251,389$568,858,708





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