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John Badham

Best known as a Director based on credits in that role in 14 films, with $825,101,546 worldwide aggregate box office (rank #194)
Best-known technical roles: Bird on a Wire (Director), Drop Zone (Director), Point of No Return (Director), Drop Zone (Executive Producer), The Hard Way (Director)
Most productive collaborators: Mel Gibson, Jeff Jones, Goldie Hawn, David Carradine, Peter McLennan

  1. Summary
  2. Acting Credits
  3. Technical Credits

Career Summary


  MoviesDomestic
Box Office
International
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
In Technical RolesDirector14$573,468,670$251,632,876$825,101,546
Executive Producer1$28,607,015$0$28,607,015
Producer1$8,087,783$0$8,087,783

Latest Ranking on Selected Box Office Record Lists


All Technical Credits


Release
Date
TitleRoleDomestic
Box Office
International
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
11/22/1995 Nick of Time Director,
Producer 
$8,087,783 $0 $8,087,783
12/9/1994 Drop Zone Director,
Executive Producer 
$28,607,015 $0 $28,607,015
7/23/1993 Another Stakeout Director $20,107,504 $0 $20,107,504
3/19/1993 Point of No Return Director $30,038,362 $0 $30,038,362
3/8/1991 The Hard Way Director $24,525,330 $41,000,000 $65,525,330
5/18/1990 Bird on a Wire Director $70,978,012 $67,719,000 $138,697,012
8/5/1987 Stakeout Director $65,673,233 $0 $65,673,233
5/9/1986 Short Circuit Director $40,697,761 $0 $40,697,761
8/16/1985 American Flyers Director $1,420,355 $0 $1,420,355
6/3/1983 WarGames Director $74,433,837 $0 $74,433,837
5/13/1983 Blue Thunder Director $42,313,354 $0 $42,313,354
12/2/1981 Whose Life is it Anyway? Director $6,100,000 $0 $6,100,000
1/1/1979 Dracula Director $21,000,000 $0 $21,000,000
12/16/1977 Saturday Night Fever Director $139,486,124 $142,913,876 $282,400,000
Movies: 14Totals:$573,468,670$251,632,876$825,101,546
  Averages:$40,962,048$17,973,777$58,935,825

Director Credits


Release
Date
TitleOpening
Weekend
Box Office
Max
Theater
Count
Domestic
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
Domestic
Share
11/22/1995 Nick of Time $2,781,601 1,849 $8,087,783 $8,087,783 100.0%
12/9/1994 Drop Zone $6,143,566 2,055 $28,607,015 $28,607,015 100.0%
7/23/1993 Another Stakeout $5,418,316 1,477 $20,107,504 $20,107,504 100.0%
3/19/1993 Point of No Return $7,160,389 1,659 $30,038,362 $30,038,362 100.0%
3/8/1991 The Hard Way $6,301,470 1,629 $24,525,330 $65,525,330 37.4%
5/18/1990 Bird on a Wire $15,338,160 2,008 $70,978,012 $138,697,012 51.2%
8/5/1987 Stakeout $5,170,403 1,364 $65,673,233 $65,673,233 100.0%
5/9/1986 Short Circuit $5,346,808 1,310 $40,697,761 $40,697,761 100.0%
8/16/1985 American Flyers $78,345 61 $1,420,355 $1,420,355 100.0%
6/3/1983 WarGames $6,227,804 977 $74,433,837 $74,433,837 100.0%
5/13/1983 Blue Thunder $8,258,149 1,555 $42,313,354 $42,313,354 100.0%
12/2/1981 Whose Life is it Anyway? $51,988 615 $6,100,000 $6,100,000 100.0%
1/1/1979 Dracula $0 0 $21,000,000 $21,000,000 100.0%
12/16/1977 Saturday Night Fever $3,878,099 726 $139,486,124 $282,400,000 49.4%
Movies: 14Totals:  $573,468,670$825,101,546 
 Averages:$5,153,9361,235$40,962,048$58,935,82588.4%

Producer Credits


Release
Date
TitleOpening
Weekend
Box Office
Max
Theater
Count
Domestic
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
Domestic
Share
11/22/1995 Nick of Time $2,781,601 1,849 $8,087,783 $8,087,783 100.0%
Movies: 1Totals:  $8,087,783$8,087,783 
 Averages:$2,781,6011,849$8,087,783$8,087,783100.0%



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