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Ted Kotcheff

Best known as a Director based on credits in that role in 10 films, with $220,127,096 worldwide aggregate box office (rank #566)
Best-known technical roles: Uncommon Valor (Director), North Dallas Forty (Director), Wake in Fright (Director), First Blood (Director), Folks! (Director)
Best-known acting roles: Jack Parker, Richard's Dad (Weekend at Bernie's), (Barney's Version)
Most productive collaborators: Patrick Swayze, Kenneth Karman, Nick Nolte, Mac Davis, Paul Giamatti

  1. Summary
  2. Acting Credits
  3. Technical Credits

Career Summary


  MoviesDomestic
Box Office
International
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
As an ActorSupporting1$7,502,560$1,343,015$8,845,575
(Unclassified)1$30,218,387$0$30,218,387
In Technical RolesDirector10$142,127,096$78,000,000$220,127,096

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All Acting Credits


Release
Date
TitleRoleDomestic
Box Office
International
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
1/14/2011 Barney's Version   $7,502,560 $1,343,015 $8,845,575
7/5/1989 Weekend at Bernie's Jack Parker, Richard's Dad  $30,218,387 $0 $30,218,387
Movies: 2Totals:$37,720,947$1,343,015$39,063,962
  Averages:$18,860,474$671,508$19,531,981


Supporting Roles


Release
Date
TitleOpening
Weekend
Box Office
Max
Theater
Count
Domestic
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
Domestic
Share
1/14/2011 Barney's Version $362,524 322 $7,502,560 $8,845,575 84.8%
Movies: 1Totals:  $7,502,560$8,845,575 
 Averages:$362,524322$7,502,560$8,845,57584.8%

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All Technical Credits


Release
Date
TitleRoleDomestic
Box Office
International
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
10/5/2012 Wake in Fright Director $49,458 $0 $49,458
5/1/1992 Folks! Director $5,906,300 $0 $5,906,300
7/5/1989 Weekend at Bernie's Director $30,218,387 $0 $30,218,387
4/14/1989 Winter People Director $2,023,282 $0 $2,023,282
3/4/1988 Switching Channels Director $9,000,000 $0 $9,000,000
9/6/1985 Joshua Then and Now Director $542,420 $0 $542,420
12/16/1983 Uncommon Valor Director $27,900,000 $0 $27,900,000
10/22/1982 First Blood Director $47,212,904 $78,000,000 $125,212,904
10/1/1982 Split Image Director $263,635 $0 $263,635
8/3/1979 North Dallas Forty Director $19,010,710 $0 $19,010,710
Movies: 10Totals:$142,127,096$78,000,000$220,127,096
  Averages:$14,212,710$7,800,000$22,012,710

Director Credits


Release
Date
TitleOpening
Weekend
Box Office
Max
Theater
Count
Domestic
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
Domestic
Share
10/5/2012 Wake in Fright $0 5 $49,458 $49,458 100.0%
5/1/1992 Folks! $2,177,518 1,402 $5,906,300 $5,906,300 100.0%
7/5/1989 Weekend at Bernie's $4,506,086 1,139 $30,218,387 $30,218,387 100.0%
4/14/1989 Winter People $0 0 $2,023,282 $2,023,282 100.0%
3/4/1988 Switching Channels $3,121,752 971 $9,000,000 $9,000,000 100.0%
9/6/1985 Joshua Then and Now $17,188 34 $542,420 $542,420 100.0%
12/16/1983 Uncommon Valor $3,144,367 1,076 $27,900,000 $27,900,000 100.0%
10/22/1982 First Blood $6,642,005 1,047 $47,212,904 $125,212,904 37.7%
10/1/1982 Split Image $263,635 129 $263,635 $263,635 100.0%
8/3/1979 North Dallas Forty $2,787,479 0 $19,010,710 $19,010,710 100.0%
Movies: 10Totals:  $142,127,096$220,127,096 
 Averages:$2,266,003580$14,212,710$22,012,71093.8%




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