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Edward Lachman

RowRankTitle (click to view)StudioLifetime Gross / TheatersOpening / TheatersDate
1 13 The Limey Artisan $3,204,663 105 $187,122 17 10/8/99
2 23 The Lords of Flatbush Columbia n/a - n/a - 5/1/74
3 17 Light Sleeper Fine Line $1,050,861 37 $46,302 3 8/21/92
4 20 London Kills Me Fine Line $170,667 10 $16,209 2 8/7/92
5 6 Far From Heaven Focus Features $15,901,849 291 $211,279 6 11/8/02
6 8 Less Than Zero Fox $12,396,383 871 $3,008,987 871 11/6/87
7 22 Stripper Fox $90,000 1 $14,155 1 1/31/86
8 21 My New Gun IRS Media $169,600 - n/a - 10/30/92
9 16 Say Amen, Somebody MGM $1,108,299 - n/a - 3/11/83
10 18 Touch MGM $387,069 51 $195,236 51 2/14/97
11 9 My Family New Line $11,079,373 415 $2,164,840 413 5/5/95
12 10 Simone New Line $9,688,676 1,920 $3,813,463 1,920 8/23/02
13 19 Theremin: An Electronic Odyssey Orion Classics $253,311 11 $8,335 1 8/25/95
14 3 Desperately Seeking Susan Orion Pictures $27,398,584 1,108 $1,526,098 268 3/29/85
15 15 Making Mr. Right Orion Pictures $1,584,970 296 $444,756 296 4/10/87
16 12 The Virgin Suicides Paramount Classics $4,906,229 275 $235,122 18 4/21/00
17 5 A Prairie Home Companion Picturehouse $20,342,852 767 $4,566,293 760 6/9/06
18 11 Mississippi Masala Samuel Goldwyn $7,308,786 335 $45,831 2 2/5/92
19 1 Erin Brockovich Universal $125,595,205 3,070 $28,138,465 2,848 3/17/00
20 2 Selena Warner Bros. $35,281,794 1,873 $11,615,722 1,850 3/21/97
21 4 Sweet November Warner Bros. $25,288,103 2,268 $9,733,954 2,268 2/16/01
22 7 Why Do Fools Fall in Love?
(director of photography)
Warner Bros. $12,461,773 1,377 $3,946,382 1,369 8/28/98
23 14 True Stories Warner Bros. $2,545,142 - n/a - 10/10/86
Note: Titles in grey are cameo or bit parts and not counted in totals and averages.

Lifetime Gross Total (22): $318,214,189
Average: $14,464,281
Opening Gross Average (7): $9,260,467 (Wide Releases Only)


Adjusted for Ticket Price Inflation
RankTitle (click to view)StudioAdjusted GrossUnadjusted GrossRelease
Erin Brockovich Uni. $207,150,500 $125,595,205 3/17/00
Desperately Seeking Susan Orion $68,612,200 $27,398,584 3/29/85
Selena WB $68,334,500 $35,281,794 3/21/97
Sweet November WB $39,719,300 $25,288,103 2/16/01
Less Than Zero Fox $28,185,100 $12,396,383 11/6/87
A Prairie Home Companion PicH $27,610,400 $20,342,852 6/9/06
Far From Heaven Focus $23,968,900 $15,901,849 11/8/02
Why Do Fools Fall in Love? WB $23,621,600 $12,461,773 8/28/98
My Family NL $22,642,700 $11,079,373 5/5/95
Mississippi Masala Gold. $15,656,700 $7,308,786 2/5/92
Simone NL $14,824,800 $9,688,676 8/23/02
The Virgin Suicides ParC $8,092,100 $4,906,229 4/21/00
True Stories WB $6,098,700 $2,545,142 10/10/86
The Limey Art. $5,574,800 $3,204,663 10/8/99
Making Mr. Right Orion $3,603,700 $1,584,970 4/10/87
Say Amen, Somebody MGM $3,127,900 $1,108,299 3/11/83
Light Sleeper FL $2,251,100 $1,050,861 8/21/92
Touch MGM $749,700 $387,069 2/14/97
Theremin: An Electronic Odyssey OrionC $517,700 $253,311 8/25/95
London Kills Me FL $365,600 $170,667 8/7/92
My New Gun IRS $363,300 $169,600 10/30/92
Stripper Fox $215,700 $90,000 1/31/86
Note: Titles in grey are cameo or bit parts and not counted in totals and averages.

Adjusted Total: $571,286,900
Average: $25,967,600


Worldwide (Unadjusted)
Title (click to view)StudioWorldwideDomestic / %Overseas / %Year
Erin Brockovich Uni. $256.3 $125.6 49% $130.7 51% 2000
Sweet November WB $65.8 $25.3 38.5% $40.5 61.5% 2001
Far From Heaven Focus $29.0 $15.9 54.8% $13.1 45.2% 2002
A Prairie Home Companion PicH $26.0 $20.3 78.3% $5.6 21.7% 2006
Simone NL $19.6 $9.7 49.5% $9.9 50.5% 2002
The Virgin Suicides ParC $10.4 $4.9 47.1% $5.5 52.9% 2000
The Limey Art. $3.2 $3.2 100% n/a 0% 1999
Note: Titles in grey are cameo or bit parts and not counted in totals and averages.
Total: $410.2 million



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