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Michael Ballhaus

RowRankTitle (click to view)StudioLifetime Gross / TheatersOpening / TheatersDate
1 9 What About Bob? Buena Vista $63,707,829 1,805 $9,216,334 1,463 5/17/91
2 11 The Color of Money
(director of photography)
Buena Vista $52,293,982 1,205 $6,357,877 635 10/17/86
3 20 Quiz Show Buena Vista $24,822,619 822 $757,714 27 9/16/94
4 31 The Glass Menagerie Cineplex Odeon $895,904 - n/a - 10/23/87
5 5 Bram Stoker's Dracula
(director of photography)
Columbia $82,522,790 2,491 $30,521,679 2,491 11/13/92
6 15 Postcards from the Edge Columbia $39,071,603 1,323 $7,871,856 1,013 9/14/90
7 18 The Age of Innocence Columbia $32,255,440 839 $2,317,289 83 9/17/93
8 23 I'll Do Anything Columbia $10,424,645 1,205 $4,702,625 1,205 2/4/94
9 19 The Legend of Bagger Vance DreamWorks $30,919,168 2,162 $11,516,712 2,061 11/3/00
10 8 Working Girl Fox $63,779,477 1,149 $4,718,485 1,051 12/23/88
11 12 Broadcast News
(director of photography)
Fox $51,249,404 848 $197,542 7 12/18/87
12 21 The Fabulous Baker Boys
(director of photography)
Fox $18,428,904 860 $3,313,815 858 10/13/89
13 17 Uptown Girls
(director of photography)
MGM $37,182,494 2,495 $11,277,367 2,495 8/15/03
14 27 Reckless MGM $8,289,916 899 $2,446,016 897 2/3/84
15 6 Gangs of New York
(director of photography)
Miramax $77,812,000 2,340 $9,496,870 1,504 12/20/02
16 14 Dirty Rotten Scoundrels Orion Pictures $42,039,085 1,515 $3,840,498 1,466 12/16/88
17 32 The House on Carroll Street
(director of photography)
Orion Pictures $459,824 - n/a - 3/4/88
18 33 Heartbreakers (1984) Orion Pictures $148,750 - n/a - 9/28/84
19 30 Baby, It's You Paramount $1,867,792 30 $12,420 1 3/4/83
20 1 Air Force One Sony / Columbia $172,956,409 2,981 $37,132,505 2,919 7/25/97
21 3 Something's Gotta Give Sony / Columbia $124,728,738 2,876 $16,064,723 2,677 12/12/03
22 29 What Planet Are You From? Sony / Columbia $6,291,602 2,248 $3,008,746 2,248 3/3/00
23 16 Primary Colors
(director of photography)
Universal $39,001,187 1,976 $12,045,395 1,965 3/20/98
24 26 The Last Temptation of Christ
(director of photography)
Universal $8,373,585 123 $401,211 9 8/12/88
25 2 The Departed Warner Bros. $132,384,315 3,017 $26,887,467 3,017 10/6/06
26 4 Wild Wild West Warner Bros. $113,804,681 3,342 $27,687,484 3,342 6/30/99
27 7 Outbreak Warner Bros. $67,659,560 2,230 $13,420,387 2,215 3/10/95
28 10 Sleepers Warner Bros. $53,315,285 2,080 $12,305,745 1,915 10/18/96
29 13 Goodfellas
(director of photography)
Warner Bros. $46,836,214 1,328 $6,368,901 1,070 9/19/90
30 22 After Hours Warner Bros. $10,609,321 503 $45,435 1 9/13/85
31 24 Under the Cherry Moon Warner Bros. $10,090,429 976 $3,150,924 976 7/4/86
32 25 Guilty by Suspicion Warner Bros. $9,480,198 817 $2,278,290 817 3/15/91
33 28 The Mambo Kings Warner Bros. $6,742,168 185 $319,793 32 2/28/92
Note: Titles in grey are cameo or bit parts and not counted in totals and averages.

Lifetime Gross Total (33): $1,440,445,318
Average: $43,649,858
Opening Gross Average (23): $11,549,161 (Wide Releases Only)


Adjusted for Ticket Price Inflation
RankTitle (click to view)StudioAdjusted GrossUnadjusted GrossRelease
1 Air Force One Sony $307,032,300 $172,956,409 7/25/97
2 Wild Wild West WB $182,580,300 $113,804,681 6/30/99
3 Something's Gotta Give Sony $165,342,700 $124,728,738 12/12/03
4 The Departed WB $163,984,300 $132,384,315 10/6/06
5 Bram Stoker's Dracula Col. $162,062,800 $82,522,790 11/13/92
6 Working Girl Fox $130,278,900 $63,779,477 12/23/88
7 Outbreak WB $126,764,500 $67,659,560 3/10/95
8 What About Bob? BV $123,329,900 $63,707,829 5/17/91
9 The Color of Money BV $114,877,600 $52,293,982 10/17/86
10 Gangs of New York Mira. $106,137,300 $77,812,000 12/20/02
11 Broadcast News Fox $102,672,600 $51,249,404 12/18/87
12 Sleepers WB $98,307,600 $53,315,285 10/18/96
13 Goodfellas WB $90,325,600 $46,836,214 9/19/90
14 Dirty Rotten Scoundrels Orion $85,195,100 $42,039,085 12/16/88
15 Postcards from the Edge Col. $75,279,800 $39,071,603 9/14/90
16 Primary Colors Uni. $67,773,900 $39,001,187 3/20/98
17 The Age of Innocence Col. $63,498,000 $32,255,440 9/17/93
18 Uptown Girls MGM $50,254,900 $37,182,494 8/15/03
19 Quiz Show BV $48,000,500 $24,822,619 9/16/94
20 The Legend of Bagger Vance DW $46,733,500 $30,919,168 11/3/00
21 The Fabulous Baker Boys Fox $37,832,600 $18,428,904 10/13/89
22 After Hours WB $24,356,600 $10,609,321 9/13/85
23 Under the Cherry Moon WB $22,166,300 $10,090,429 7/4/86
24 I'll Do Anything Col. $20,325,600 $10,424,645 2/4/94
25 Reckless MGM $20,108,000 $8,289,916 2/3/84
26 Guilty by Suspicion WB $18,352,400 $9,480,198 3/15/91
27 The Last Temptation of Christ Uni. $16,604,600 $8,373,585 8/12/88
28 The Mambo Kings WB $13,240,600 $6,742,168 2/28/92
29 What Planet Are You From? Sony $9,513,300 $6,291,602 3/3/00
30 Baby, It's You Par. $4,832,500 $1,867,792 3/4/83
31 The Glass Menagerie Cinpx $1,867,400 $895,904 10/23/87
32 The House on Carroll Street Orion $911,800 $459,824 3/4/88
33 Heartbreakers (1984) Orion $360,800 $148,750 9/28/84
Note: Titles in grey are cameo or bit parts and not counted in totals and averages.

Adjusted Total: $2,500,904,800
Average: $75,785,000


Worldwide (Unadjusted)
Title (click to view)StudioWorldwideDomestic / %Overseas / %Year
Air Force One Sony $315.2 $173.0 54.9% $142.2 45.1% 1997
The Departed WB $289.8 $132.4 45.7% $157.5 54.3% 2006
Something's Gotta Give Sony $266.7 $124.7 46.8% $142.0 53.2% 2003
Wild Wild West WB $222.1 $113.8 51.2% $108.3 48.8% 1999
Bram Stoker's Dracula Col. $215.9 $82.5 38.2% $133.3 61.8% 1992
Gangs of New York Mira. $193.8 $77.8 40.2% $116.0 59.8% 2002
Outbreak WB $189.9 $67.7 35.6% $122.2 64.4% 1995
Sleepers WB $165.6 $53.3 32.2% $112.3 67.8% 1996
Working Girl Fox $103.0 $63.8 62% $39.2 38% 1988
Broadcast News Fox $67.3 $51.2 76.1% $16.1 23.9% 1987
Primary Colors Uni. $52.1 $39.0 74.9% $13.1 25.1% 1998
Uptown Girls MGM $44.6 $37.2 83.3% $7.4 16.7% 2003
The Legend of Bagger Vance DW $39.5 $30.9 78.4% $8.5 21.6% 2000
What Planet Are You From? Sony $14.1 $6.3 44.5% $7.9 55.5% 2000
The Last Temptation of Christ Uni. $8.4 $8.4 100% n/a 0% 1988
Note: Titles in grey are cameo or bit parts and not counted in totals and averages.
Total: $2,187.9 million



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