George Clooney's Open House
Would you like to react to this message? Create an account in a few clicks or log in to continue.
Log in

I forgot my password

Latest topics
» Biden at George fundraiser instead of Zelensky
How much did George earn for his films? EmptySun 16 Jun 2024, 16:56 by party animal - not!

» George in Tuscany
How much did George earn for his films? EmptyMon 27 May 2024, 16:06 by benex

» George Clooney to make his Broadway debut in a play version of movie ‘Good Night, and Good Luck
How much did George earn for his films? EmptyFri 24 May 2024, 20:07 by benex

» Amal had key role in ICC bid to have both Hamas and Israeli leaders arrested
How much did George earn for his films? EmptyThu 23 May 2024, 13:48 by Missa

» The Good News
How much did George earn for his films? EmptyWed 15 May 2024, 18:19 by annemariew

» George celebrating his birthday on location in Italy
How much did George earn for his films? EmptyMon 13 May 2024, 02:07 by annemariew

»  George filming new film in UK
How much did George earn for his films? EmptySat 11 May 2024, 01:04 by annemariew

» George Clooney e Amal Alamuddin in Francia, ecco il loro nido
How much did George earn for his films? EmptyWed 17 Apr 2024, 03:41 by annemariew

» George and Amal speaking at the Skoll Foundation conference in Oxford today
How much did George earn for his films? EmptyWed 17 Apr 2024, 03:37 by annemariew

Our latest tweets
Free Webmaster ToolsSubmit Express

How much did George earn for his films?

5 posters

Go down

How much did George earn for his films? Empty How much did George earn for his films?

Post by Katiedot Thu 16 Dec 2010, 03:17

According to IMDb:

Salary
Ocean's Thirteen (2007) $15,000,000
Syriana (2005) $350,000
Good Night, and Good Luck. (2005) $1
Intolerable Cruelty (2003) $15,000,000
Ocean's Eleven (2001) $20,000,000
The Perfect Storm (2000) $8,000,000
O Brother, Where Art Thou? (2000) $1,000,000
Three Kings (1999) $5,000,000
Out of Sight (1998) $10,000,000
The Peacemaker (1997) $3,000,000
Batman & Robin (1997) $10,000,000
One Fine Day (1996) $3,000,000
From Dusk Till Dawn (1996) $250,000
Katiedot
Katiedot
Admin

Posts : 13223
Join date : 2010-12-05

Back to top Go down

How much did George earn for his films? Empty Re: How much did George earn for his films?

Post by melbert Thu 16 Dec 2010, 03:31

and how much has he pissed away on stupid stuff? I do think that he's probably a wise investor and we do know that he makes some serious green from his endorsement deals. I don't think he's hurting in the wallet.
melbert
melbert
George Clooney fan forever!

Posts : 19324
Join date : 2010-12-06
Location : George's House

Back to top Go down

How much did George earn for his films? Empty Re: How much did George earn for his films?

Post by Katiedot Fri 18 May 2012, 14:58

I'd love an update on this. Anyone have any idea?
Katiedot
Katiedot
Admin

Posts : 13223
Join date : 2010-12-05

Back to top Go down

How much did George earn for his films? Empty Re: How much did George earn for his films?

Post by playfuldeb Fri 18 May 2012, 17:01

I cant imagine living with this kind of money. I dont think Id know what to do with myself if I didnt work every day
playfuldeb
playfuldeb
Clooneyfied!

Posts : 4932
Join date : 2011-01-02

Back to top Go down

How much did George earn for his films? Empty Re: How much did George earn for his films?

Post by caudata Fri 18 May 2012, 17:10

According to [You must be registered and logged in to see this link.] he's worth $160 million. I can't imagine having this amount of money either playfuldeb.

I got the following info from: [You must be registered and logged in to see this link.] George Clooney

Estimated 2009 earnings: $22 million
$10 million: Up in the Air (fee for starring)
$5 million: Fees for appearing in foreign commercials, royalties from older films, other revenue
$4.5 million: The Men Who Stare at Goats (back end, based on worldwide gross of $44 million; Clooney took no up-front fee, but got a now-rare first-dollar gross deal)
$2.5 million: The American (fee for starring in and producing upcoming spy thriller)
caudata
caudata
Clooney Addict

Posts : 156
Join date : 2012-03-11

Back to top Go down

How much did George earn for his films? Empty Re: How much did George earn for his films?

Post by Lighterside Fri 18 May 2012, 17:12

Katie those figures above are without the "back end" added into them correct? On some of these films, I think he didn't take a real "salary upfront" but got a large percentage of the "back end".
Lighterside
Lighterside
Super clooney-astic fantastic

Posts : 1497
Join date : 2010-12-06

Back to top Go down

How much did George earn for his films? Empty Re: How much did George earn for his films?

Post by Katiedot Fri 18 May 2012, 17:31

As far as I know, that's right, Lighter. In theory he earned more for most of the films he made than his actual salary because of the back end.

Of course he also has to pay most of it to the taxman, not to mention staff salaries plus the % commissions to various people so he doesn't get to see a lot of it, but it's still plenty.
Katiedot
Katiedot
Admin

Posts : 13223
Join date : 2010-12-05

Back to top Go down

How much did George earn for his films? Empty Re: How much did George earn for his films?

Post by caudata Fri 18 May 2012, 17:45

I'm not sure I'm clear on the difference between the "back end" and royalties. Does the back end refer to theater-based profits while royalties are based on DVD sales and tv airings?
caudata
caudata
Clooney Addict

Posts : 156
Join date : 2012-03-11

Back to top Go down

How much did George earn for his films? Empty Re: How much did George earn for his films?

Post by Lighterside Fri 18 May 2012, 23:50

Royalties aren't paid in film. That is compensation associated with television, commercials and cable productions as well as the music and print/publishing industries.

The "back end" would be all related earnings to the release of the film, such as DVD sales and any merchandising associated with the film.
Lighterside
Lighterside
Super clooney-astic fantastic

Posts : 1497
Join date : 2010-12-06

Back to top Go down

How much did George earn for his films? Empty Re: How much did George earn for his films?

Post by caudata Sun 20 May 2012, 02:01

thanks Lighterside
caudata
caudata
Clooney Addict

Posts : 156
Join date : 2012-03-11

Back to top Go down

How much did George earn for his films? Empty Re: How much did George earn for his films?

Post by Sponsored content


Sponsored content


Back to top Go down

Back to top

- Similar topics

 
Permissions in this forum:
You cannot reply to topics in this forum