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Héctor Babenco

Best known as a Director based on credits in that role in 4 films, with $23,532,385 worldwide aggregate box office (rank #1,534)
Best-known technical roles: Ironweed (Director), At Play in the Fields of the Lord (Director), Carandiru (Director), Kiss of the Spider Woman (Director)
Best-known acting roles: Virgillo Pinera (Before Night Falls)
Born: February 7th, 1946
Died: July 13th, 2016

  1. Summary
  2. Acting Credits
  3. Technical Credits

Career Summary


  MoviesDomestic
Box Office
International
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
As an ActorSupporting1$4,221,817$4,281,642$8,503,459
In Technical RolesDirector4$23,532,385$0$23,532,385

Latest Ranking on Selected Box Office Record Lists


All Acting Credits


Release
Date
TitleRoleDomestic
Box Office
International
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
12/22/2000 Before Night Falls Virgillo Pinera  $4,221,817 $4,281,642 $8,503,459
Movies: 1Totals:$4,221,817$4,281,642$8,503,459
  Averages:$4,221,817$4,281,642$8,503,459

Latest Ranking on All Acting Box Office Record Lists



All Technical Credits


Release
Date
TitleRoleDomestic
Box Office
International
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
5/14/2004 Carandiru Director $213,954 $0 $213,954
12/6/1991 At Play in the Fields of the Lord Director $1,342,903 $0 $1,342,903
12/18/1987 Ironweed Director $7,393,346 $0 $7,393,346
7/26/1985 Kiss of the Spider Woman Director $14,582,182 $0 $14,582,182
Movies: 4Totals:$23,532,385$0$23,532,385
  Averages:$5,883,096$0$5,883,096

Director Credits


Release
Date
TitleOpening
Weekend
Box Office
Max
Theater
Count
Domestic
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
Domestic
Share
5/14/2004 Carandiru $17,945 15 $213,954 $213,954 100.0%
12/6/1991 At Play in the Fields of the Lord $0 0 $1,342,903 $1,342,903 100.0%
12/18/1987 Ironweed $0 599 $7,393,346 $7,393,346 100.0%
7/26/1985 Kiss of the Spider Woman $55,962 222 $14,582,182 $14,582,182 100.0%
Movies: 4Totals:  $23,532,385$23,532,385 
 Averages:$18,477209$5,883,096$5,883,096100.0%


Latest Ranking on All Technical Box Office Record Lists


RecordRankAmount
Top Grossing Director at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 1,101-1,200) 1,106 $23,532,385
Top Grossing Director at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 1,501-1,600) 1,534 $23,532,385


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