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Robert Altman

Best known as a Director based on credits in that role in 21 films, with $317,591,571 worldwide aggregate box office (rank #448)
Best-known technical roles: Gosford Park (Director), A Prairie Home Companion (Director), A Prairie Home Companion (Producer), Cookie's Fortune (Director), Cookie's Fortune (Producer)
Best-known acting roles: Hotel Manager (Endless Love), Himself (A Decade Under the Influence)
Most productive collaborators: Garrison Keillor, Woody Harrelson, Julian Fellowes, Tommy Lee Jones, Patrick Doyle

  1. Summary
  2. Acting Credits
  3. Technical Credits

Career Summary


  MoviesDomestic
Box Office
International
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
As an ActorSupporting1$33,000,000$0$33,000,000
(Unclassified)1$34,514$0$34,514
In Technical RolesDirector21$284,695,443$32,896,128$317,591,571
Producer2$31,263,396$6,373,339$37,636,735
Screenwriter2$6,110,979$0$6,110,979

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All Acting Credits


Release
Date
TitleRoleDomestic
Box Office
International
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
4/25/2003 A Decade Under the Influence Himself  $34,514 $0 $34,514
7/17/1981 Endless Love Hotel Manager  $33,000,000 $0 $33,000,000
Movies: 2Totals:$33,034,514$0$33,034,514
  Averages:$16,517,257$0$16,517,257


Supporting Roles


Release
Date
TitleOpening
Weekend
Box Office
Max
Theater
Count
Domestic
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
Domestic
Share
7/17/1981 Endless Love $4,162,921 632 $33,000,000 $33,000,000 100.0%
Movies: 1Totals:  $33,000,000$33,000,000 
 Averages:$4,162,921632$33,000,000$33,000,000100.0%

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All Technical Credits


Release
Date
TitleRoleDomestic
Box Office
International
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
12/3/2013 Nashville Director $0 $0 $0
6/9/2006 A Prairie Home Companion Producer,
Director 
$20,342,852 $6,373,339 $26,716,191
12/25/2003 The Company Director $2,281,585 $1,114,923 $3,396,508
12/26/2001 Gosford Park Director $41,300,105 $0 $41,300,105
10/13/2000 Dr. T and the Women Director $13,065,561 $9,731,250 $22,796,811
4/2/1999 Cookie's Fortune Producer,
Director 
$10,920,544 $0 $10,920,544
1/23/1998 The Gingerbread Man Director $1,626,593 $0 $1,626,593
8/16/1996 Kansas City Director $1,353,824 $0 $1,353,824
12/25/1994 Prêt-à-Porter Director $11,300,653 $8,506,015 $19,806,668
10/1/1993 Short Cuts Director,
Screenwriter 
$6,110,979 $0 $6,110,979
4/10/1992 The Player Director $21,706,101 $7,170,601 $28,876,702
1/1/1990 Vincent & Theo Director $2,231,274 $0 $2,231,274
1/1/1988 Aria Director $1,028,679 $0 $1,028,679
1/1/1987 Beyond Therapy Director $790,000 $0 $790,000
12/6/1985 Fool For Love Director $836,156 $0 $836,156
11/12/1982 Come Back to the Five and Dime,… Director $177,500 $0 $177,500
12/12/1980 Popeye Director $49,823,037 $0 $49,823,037
1/1/1974 California Split Director $10,000,000 $0 $10,000,000
12/18/1972 Images Director,
Screenwriter 
$0 $0 $0
6/24/1971 McCabe & Mrs. Miller Director $8,200,000 $0 $8,200,000
1/1/1970 M*A*S*H Director $81,600,000 $0 $81,600,000
Movies: 21Totals:$284,695,443$32,896,128$317,591,571
  Averages:$13,556,926$1,566,482$15,123,408

Director Credits


Release
Date
TitleOpening
Weekend
Box Office
Max
Theater
Count
Domestic
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
Domestic
Share
12/3/2013 Nashville $0 0 $0 $0 0.0%
6/9/2006 A Prairie Home Companion $4,566,293 767 $20,342,852 $26,716,191 76.1%
12/25/2003 The Company $93,776 55 $2,281,585 $3,396,508 67.2%
12/26/2001 Gosford Park $241,219 2,317 $41,300,105 $41,300,105 100.0%
10/13/2000 Dr. T and the Women $5,012,867 1,489 $13,065,561 $22,796,811 57.3%
4/2/1999 Cookie's Fortune $186,828 559 $10,920,544 $10,920,544 100.0%
1/23/1998 The Gingerbread Man $118,278 30 $1,626,593 $1,626,593 100.0%
8/16/1996 Kansas City $432,183 215 $1,353,824 $1,353,824 100.0%
12/25/1994 Prêt-à-Porter $2,835,700 740 $11,300,653 $19,806,668 57.1%
10/1/1993 Short Cuts $0 0 $6,110,979 $6,110,979 100.0%
4/10/1992 The Player $0 452 $21,706,101 $28,876,702 75.2%
1/1/1990 Vincent & Theo $0 0 $2,231,274 $2,231,274 100.0%
1/1/1988 Aria $0 0 $1,028,679 $1,028,679 100.0%
1/1/1987 Beyond Therapy $0 0 $790,000 $790,000 100.0%
12/6/1985 Fool For Love $55,637 57 $836,156 $836,156 100.0%
11/12/1982 Come Back to the Five and Dime, … $22,298 4 $177,500 $177,500 100.0%
12/12/1980 Popeye $0 0 $49,823,037 $49,823,037 100.0%
1/1/1974 California Split $0 0 $10,000,000 $10,000,000 100.0%
12/18/1972 Images $0 0 $0 $0 0.0%
6/24/1971 McCabe & Mrs. Miller $0 0 $8,200,000 $8,200,000 100.0%
1/1/1970 M*A*S*H $0 0 $81,600,000 $81,600,000 100.0%
Movies: 21Totals:  $284,695,443$317,591,571 
 Averages:$645,956318$13,556,926$15,123,40891.2%

Producer Credits


Release
Date
TitleOpening
Weekend
Box Office
Max
Theater
Count
Domestic
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
Domestic
Share
6/9/2006 A Prairie Home Companion $4,566,293 767 $20,342,852 $26,716,191 76.1%
4/2/1999 Cookie's Fortune $186,828 559 $10,920,544 $10,920,544 100.0%
Movies: 2Totals:  $31,263,396$37,636,735 
 Averages:$2,376,561663$15,631,698$18,818,36888.1%

Writer Credits


Release
Date
TitleOpening
Weekend
Box Office
Max
Theater
Count
Domestic
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
Domestic
Share
10/1/1993 Short Cuts $0 0 $6,110,979 $6,110,979 100.0%
12/18/1972 Images $0 0 $0 $0 0.0%
Movies: 2Totals:  $6,110,979$6,110,979 
 Averages:$00$3,055,490$3,055,490100.0%


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