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David Seltzer

Best known as a Screenwriter based on credits in that role in 2 films, with $159,729,012 worldwide aggregate box office (rank #1,078)
Best-known technical roles: Bird on a Wire (Screenwriter), Punchline (Director), Punchline (Screenwriter)
Most productive collaborators: Mel Gibson, John Badham, Goldie Hawn, Jeff Jones, David Carradine

  1. Summary
  2. Acting Credits
  3. Technical Credits

Career Summary


  MoviesDomestic
Box Office
International
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
In Technical RolesScreenwriter2$92,010,012$67,719,000$159,729,012
Director1$21,032,000$0$21,032,000

Latest Ranking on Selected Box Office Record Lists


All Technical Credits


Release
Date
TitleRoleDomestic
Box Office
International
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
5/18/1990 Bird on a Wire Screenwriter $70,978,012 $67,719,000 $138,697,012
9/30/1988 Punchline Director,
Screenwriter 
$21,032,000 $0 $21,032,000
Movies: 2Totals:$92,010,012$67,719,000$159,729,012
  Averages:$46,005,006$33,859,500$79,864,506

Director Credits


Release
Date
TitleOpening
Weekend
Box Office
Max
Theater
Count
Domestic
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
Domestic
Share
9/30/1988 Punchline $0 917 $21,032,000 $21,032,000 100.0%
Movies: 1Totals:  $21,032,000$21,032,000 
 Averages:$0917$21,032,000$21,032,000100.0%


Writer Credits


Release
Date
TitleOpening
Weekend
Box Office
Max
Theater
Count
Domestic
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
Domestic
Share
5/18/1990 Bird on a Wire $15,338,160 2,008 $70,978,012 $138,697,012 51.2%
9/30/1988 Punchline $0 917 $21,032,000 $21,032,000 100.0%
Movies: 2Totals:  $92,010,012$159,729,012 
 Averages:$7,669,0801,463$46,005,006$79,864,50675.6%


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