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Chris Menges

Best known as a Cinematographer based on credits in that role in 8 films, with $302,807,772 worldwide aggregate box office (rank #248)
Best-known technical roles: Star Wars Ep. V: The Empire Strikes Back (Second Unit Camera), Extremely Loud and Incredibly Close (Cinematographer), The Reader (Cinematographer), Notes on a Scandal (Cinematographer), North Country (Cinematographer)
Most productive collaborators: Stephen Daldry, Scott Rudin, Redmond Morris, Kate Winslet, Ralph Fiennes

  1. Summary
  2. Acting Credits
  3. Technical Credits

Career Summary

Box Office
Box Office
Box Office
In Technical RolesCinematographer8$132,565,083$170,242,689$302,807,772
Second Unit Camera1$290,271,960$243,900,000$534,171,960

Latest Ranking on Selected Box Office Record Lists

Top Grossing Cinematographer at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 201-300) 270 $132,565,083
Top Grossing Cinematographer at the International Box Office (Rank 201-300) 245 $170,242,689
Top Grossing Cinematographer at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 201-300) 248 $302,807,772

See the Acting Credits tab for all Acting Box Office Records and the Technical Credits tab for all Technical Box Office Records.

All Technical Credits

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Box Office
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6/28/2013 Redemption Director of Photography $36,686 $13,556,787 $13,593,473
12/25/2011 Extremely Loud and Incredibly C… Director of Photography $31,847,881 $23,400,000 $55,247,881
11/11/2011 London Boulevard Cinematographer $16,075 $6,095,119 $6,111,194
12/10/2008 The Reader Director of Photography $34,194,407 $78,770,468 $112,964,875
3/28/2008 Stop-Loss Director of Photography $10,915,744 $313,291 $11,229,035
12/25/2006 Notes on a Scandal Director of Photography $17,510,118 $33,068,293 $50,578,411
10/21/2005 North Country Director of Photography $18,324,242 $5,352,529 $23,676,771
1/19/2001 The Pledge Cinematographer $19,719,930 $9,686,202 $29,406,132
5/20/1980 Star Wars Ep. V: The Empire Str… Second Unit Camera $290,271,960 $243,900,000 $534,171,960
Movies: 9Totals:$422,837,043$414,142,689$836,979,732