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Robert Downey, Sr.

Best known as a Supporting Actor based on credits in that role in 3 films, with $318,250,534 worldwide aggregate box office (rank #9,920)
Best-known acting roles: Judge Romos (Tower Heist), Man in House (The Family Man), Burt Studio Manager (Boogie Nights), NCAA Investigator (Johnny Be Good)
Best-known technical roles: Up the Academy (Director), Hugo Pool (Director), Hugo Pool (Screenwriter)
Most productive collaborators: Eddie Murphy, Brett Ratner, Ben Stiller, Ted Griffin, Téa Leoni

  1. Summary
  2. Acting Credits
  3. Technical Credits

Career Summary


  MoviesDomestic
Box Office
International
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
As an ActorSupporting3$180,221,426$138,029,108$318,250,534
Cameo1$17,500,399$0$17,500,399
In Technical RolesDirector2$10,003,620$0$10,003,620
Screenwriter1$3,620$0$3,620

Latest Ranking on Selected Box Office Record Lists


All Acting Credits


Release
Date
TitleRoleDomestic
Box Office
International
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
11/4/2011 Tower Heist Judge Romos  $78,046,570 $72,376,376 $150,422,946
12/22/2000 The Family Man Man in House  $75,764,085 $48,951,778 $124,715,863
10/10/1997 Boogie Nights Burt Studio Manager  $26,410,771 $16,700,954 $43,111,725
3/25/1988 Johnny Be Good NCAA Investigator  $17,500,399 $0 $17,500,399
Movies: 4Totals:$197,721,825$138,029,108$335,750,933
  Averages:$49,430,456$34,507,277$83,937,733


Supporting Roles


Release
Date
TitleOpening
Weekend
Box Office
Max
Theater
Count
Domestic
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
Domestic
Share
11/4/2011 Tower Heist $24,025,190 3,370 $78,046,570 $150,422,946 51.9%
12/22/2000 The Family Man $15,104,055 2,441 $75,764,085 $124,715,863 60.7%
10/10/1997 Boogie Nights $50,168 1,003 $26,410,771 $43,111,725 61.3%
Movies: 3Totals:  $180,221,426$318,250,534 
 Averages:$13,059,8042,271$60,073,809$106,083,51158.0%

Latest Ranking on All Acting Box Office Record Lists



All Technical Credits


Release
Date
TitleRoleDomestic
Box Office
International
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
12/12/1997 Hugo Pool Director,
Screenwriter 
$3,620 $0 $3,620
6/6/1980 Up the Academy Director $10,000,000 $0 $10,000,000
Movies: 2Totals:$10,003,620$0$10,003,620
  Averages:$5,001,810$0$5,001,810

Director Credits


Release
Date
TitleOpening
Weekend
Box Office
Max
Theater
Count
Domestic
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
Domestic
Share
12/12/1997 Hugo Pool $3,620 2 $3,620 $3,620 100.0%
6/6/1980 Up the Academy $0 0 $10,000,000 $10,000,000 100.0%
Movies: 2Totals:  $10,003,620$10,003,620 
 Averages:$1,8101$5,001,810$5,001,810100.0%


Writer Credits


Release
Date
TitleOpening
Weekend
Box Office
Max
Theater
Count
Domestic
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
Domestic
Share
12/12/1997 Hugo Pool $3,620 2 $3,620 $3,620 100.0%
Movies: 1Totals:  $3,620$3,620 
 Averages:$3,6202$3,620$3,620100.0%


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