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Bruce A. Block

Best known as a Second Unit Director based on credits in that role in 5 films, with $817,548,051 worldwide aggregate box office (rank #62)
Best-known technical roles: What Women Want (Co-Producer), Something's Gotta Give (Producer), What Women Want (Second Unit Director), Something's Gotta Give (Second Unit Director), The Holiday (Producer)
Best-known acting roles: Photographer (Father of the Bride), Tourist (The Parent Trap), Ticket Man (Bachelor Party)
Most productive collaborators: Nancy Meyers, Jack Nicholson, Suzanne Farwell, Diane Keaton, Cameron Diaz

  1. Summary
  2. Acting Credits
  3. Technical Credits

Career Summary


  MoviesDomestic
Box Office
International
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
As an ActorSupporting3$194,070,245$17,668,900$211,739,145
In Technical RolesSecond Unit Director5$454,279,151$363,268,900$817,548,051
Co-Producer3$342,721,314$276,009,720$618,731,034
Producer2$187,965,242$283,910,324$471,875,566
Associate Producer1$89,325,780$0$89,325,780
Director1$0$0$0

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All Acting Credits


Release
Date
TitleRoleDomestic
Box Office
International
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
7/29/1998 The Parent Trap Tourist  $66,308,518 $17,668,900 $83,977,418
12/20/1991 Father of the Bride Photographer  $89,325,780 $0 $89,325,780
6/29/1984 Bachelor Party Ticket Man  $38,435,947 $0 $38,435,947
Movies: 3Totals:$194,070,245$17,668,900$211,739,145
  Averages:$64,690,082$5,889,633$70,579,715


Supporting Roles


Release
Date
TitleOpening
Weekend
Box Office
Max
Theater
Count
Domestic
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
Domestic
Share
7/29/1998 The Parent Trap $11,148,497 2,642 $66,308,518 $83,977,418 79.0%
12/20/1991 Father of the Bride $7,031,146 1,712 $89,325,780 $89,325,780 100.0%
6/29/1984 Bachelor Party $4,775,155 1,276 $38,435,947 $38,435,947 100.0%
Movies: 3Totals:  $194,070,245$211,739,145 
 Averages:$7,651,5991,877$64,690,082$70,579,71593.0%

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All Technical Credits


Release
Date
TitleRoleDomestic
Box Office
International
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
12/8/2006 The Holiday Producer $63,280,000 $141,910,324 $205,190,324
12/17/2004 Spanglish Second Unit Director $42,044,321 $12,300,000 $54,344,321
12/12/2003 Something's Gotta Give Producer,
Second Unit Director 
$124,685,242 $142,000,000 $266,685,242
7/20/2001 America's Sweethearts Co-Producer $93,607,673 $67,040,820 $160,648,493
12/15/2000 What Women Want Co-Producer,
Second Unit Director 
$182,805,123 $191,300,000 $374,105,123
7/29/1998 The Parent Trap Co-Producer,
Second Unit Director 
$66,308,518 $17,668,900 $83,977,418
12/20/1991 Father of the Bride Associate Producer $89,325,780 $0 $89,325,780
12/31/1986 The Princess Academy Director $0 $0 $0
6/29/1984 Bachelor Party Second Unit Director $38,435,947 $0 $38,435,947
Movies: 9Totals:$700,492,604$572,220,044$1,272,712,648
  Averages:$77,832,512$63,580,005$141,412,516

Director Credits


Release
Date
TitleOpening
Weekend
Box Office
Max
Theater
Count
Domestic
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
Domestic
Share
12/31/1986 The Princess Academy $0 0 $0 $0 0.0%
Movies: 1Totals:  $0$0 
 Averages:$00$0$00.0%

Producer Credits


Release
Date
TitleOpening
Weekend
Box Office
Max
Theater
Count
Domestic
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
Domestic
Share
12/8/2006 The Holiday $12,778,913 2,698 $63,280,000 $205,190,324 30.8%
12/12/2003 Something's Gotta Give $16,064,723 2,876 $124,685,242 $266,685,242 46.8%
Movies: 2Totals:  $187,965,242$471,875,566 
 Averages:$14,421,8182,787$93,982,621$235,937,78338.8%



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