Bob Weinstein

Executive, Producer, Screenwriter
The younger, quieter half of the Weinstein brothers who, as co-chairs of Miramax Film Corporation, have flourished amid a flurry of filmic fanfare surrounding their distribution of controversial cinema. While Harvey ... Read more »
Born: 10/18/1954 in Queens, New York, USA

Filmography

Producer (253)

Scream 2014 - 2016 (TV Show)

Executive Producer

Adam Jones 2015 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

Jennifer Lopez: Dance Again 2014 - 2015 (TV Show)

Executive Producer

Mob Wives 2010 - 2015 (TV Show)

Executive Producer

Project Runway All Stars 2011 - 2015 (TV Show)

Executive Producer

Project Runway: Threads 2014 - 2015 (TV Show)

Executive Producer

Southpaw 2015 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

The Hateful Eight 2015 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

WGN America/ The Ten Commandments Project 2014 - 2015 (TV Show)

Executive Producer

Woman in Gold 2015 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

Amityville: The Reawakening 2014 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

Big Eyes 2014 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

Blindsided 2013 - 2014 (TV Show)

Executive Producer

Cement Heads 2013 - 2014 (TV Show)

Executive Producer

Frank Miller's Sin City: A Dame to Kill For 2014 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

Hateship Loveship 2014 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

Miami Monkey 2013 - 2014 (TV Show)

Executive Producer

Million Dollar Shoppers 2013 - 2014 (TV Show)

Executive Producer

One Chance 2014 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

Project Runway 2004 - 2014 (TV Show)

Executive Producer

Rodeo Girls 2013 - 2014 (TV Show)

Executive Producer

Southern Justice 2013 - 2014 (TV Show)

Executive Producer

St. Vincent 2014 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

The Art of the Steal 2014 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

The Giver 2014 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

The I Inside 2014 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

Trailer Park: Welcome to Myrtle Manor 2012 - 2014 (TV Show)

Executive Producer

Under The Gunn 2013 - 2014 (TV Show)

Executive Producer

Vampire Academy 2014 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

Ain't Them Bodies Saints 2013 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

August: Osage County 2013 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

Dark Skies 2013 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

Escape From Planet Earth 2013 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

Lee Daniels' The Butler 2013 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

Scary Movie 5 2013 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

Supermarket Superstar 2012 - 2013 (TV Show)

Executive Producer

The Sapphires 2013 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

U Want Me 2 Kill Him? 2013 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

Unfinished Song 2013 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

After the Runway 2011 - 2012 (TV Show)

Executive Producer

Big Ang 2011 - 2012 (TV Show)

Executive Producer

Butter 2012 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

Django Unchained 2012 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

Mob Wives: Chicago 2011 - 2012 (TV Show)

Executive Producer

Mob Wives: The Sit Down 2011 - 2012 (TV Show)

Executive Producer

Piranha 3DD 2012 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

Project Accessory 2011 - 2012 (TV Show)

Executive Producer

Project Runway All Stars: After the Runway 2011 - 2012 (TV Show)

Executive Producer

Seal Team Six: The Raid on Osama Bin Laden 2012 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

Silver Linings Playbook 2012 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

Apollo 18 2011 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

Hoodwinked Too! Hood vs. Evil 2011 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

I Don't Know How She Does It 2011 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

My Week With Marilyn 2011 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

Road to the Runway 2010 - 2011 (TV Show)

Executive Producer

Scream 4 2011 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

Seriously Funny Kids 2010 - 2011 (TV Show)

Executive Producer

Spy Kids: All The Time in The World 2011 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

All Good Things 2010 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

Clerks 1999 - 2000, 2007 - 2010 (Tv Show)

Executive Producer

Models of the Runway 2008 - 2010 (Tv Show)

Executive Producer

On the Road With Austin & Santino 2008 - 2010 (Tv Show)

Executive Producer

Piranha 3-D 2010 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

Project Greenlight 1999 - 2000, 2002 - 2005, 2007 - 2010 (Tv Show)

Executive Producer

The Fighter 2010 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

The King's Speech 2010 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

The No. 1 Ladies' Detective Agency 2007 - 2010 (Tv Show)

Executive Producer

Capitalism: A Love Story 2009 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

Crossing Over 2009 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

Fanboys 2009 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

Halloween 2 2009 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

Inglourious Basterds 2009 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

Killshot 2009 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

Nine 2009 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

Project Runway: All-Star Challenge 2008 - 2009 (TV Show)

Executive Producer

Elite Squad 2008 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

Hell Ride 2008 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

Rambo 2008 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

Rogue 2008 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

Soul Men 2008 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

Superhero Movie 2008 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

The Longshots 2008 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

The Promotion 2008 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

The Reader 2008 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

Zack and Miri Make a Porno 2008 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

1408 2007 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

Awake 2007 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

Grindhouse 2007 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

Halloween 2007 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

Sicko 2007 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

The Great Debaters 2007 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

The Mist 2007 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

The Nanny Diaries 2007 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

Who's Your Caddy? 2007 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

Breaking and Entering 2006 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

Captain Mike Across America 2006 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

Chestnut: Hero of Central Park 2006 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

Clerks II 2006 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

Factory Girl 2006 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

Feast 2006 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

Miss Potter 2006 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

Project Jay 2005 - 2006 (TV Show)

Executive Producer

Pulse 2006 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

Scary Movie 4 2006 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

School for Scoundrels 2006 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

An Unfinished Life 2005 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

Curandero 2005 (Movie)

(Producer)

Cursed 2005 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

Derailed 2005 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

Mindhunters 2005 (Movie)

(Co-Executive Producer)

Proof 2005 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

Ritual 2005 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

Sin City 2005 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

The Adventures of Sharkboy and Lavagirl in 3-D 2005 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

The Brothers Grimm 2005 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

The Great Raid 2005 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

Venom 2005 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

Ella Enchanted 2004 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

Fahrenheit 9/11 2004 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

Finding Neverland 2004 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

Jersey Girl 2004 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

Kill Bill Vol. 2 2004 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

My Baby's Daddy 2004 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

Paperclips 2004 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

Shall We Dance? 2004 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

Bad Santa 2003 (Movie)

(Producer)

Cold Mountain 2003 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

Duplex 2003 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

Kill Bill Vol. 1 2003 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

My Boss's Daughter 2003 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

Only the Strong Survive 2003 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

Scary Movie 3 2003 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

Spy Kids 3-D: Game Over 2003 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

The Human Stain 2003 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King 2003 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

Below 2002 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

Chicago 2002 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

Confessions of a Dangerous Mind 2002 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

Dracula II: Ascension 2002 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

Equilibrium 2002 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

Gangs of New York 2002 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

Glory Days 2001 - 2002 (TV Show)

Executive Producer

Halloween: Resurrection 2002 (Movie)

(Co-Executive Producer)

Impostor 2002 (Movie)

(Co-Executive Producer)

Spy Kids 2: The Island of Lost Dreams 2002 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers 2002 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

Waking Up in Reno 2002 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

Jay and Silent Bob Strike Back 2001 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

Kate & Leopold 2001 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

Scary Movie 2 2001 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

Spy Kids 2001 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

Texas Rangers 2001 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring 2001 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

The Others 2001 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

The Shipping News 2001 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

Wasteland 1999 - 2001 (TV Show)

Executive Producer

Backstage 2000 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

Bounce 2000 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

Boys and Girls 2000 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

Chocolat 2000 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

Committed 2000 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

Daddy & Them 2000 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

Down to You 2000 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

Highlander: Endgame 2000 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

Love's Labour's Lost 2000 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

Malena 2000 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

Reindeer Games 2000 (Movie)

(Producer)

Scary Movie 2000 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

Scream 3 2000 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

The Crow: Salvation 2000 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

The Yards 2000 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

Victory 2000 (Movie)

(Co-Executive Producer)

Wes Craven Presents: Dracula 2000 2000 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

B. Monkey 1999 (Movie)

(Co-Executive Producer)

Guinevere 1999 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

Heaven 1999 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

Hellraiser 5: Inferno 1999 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

Holy Smoke 1999 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

In Too Deep 1999 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

Mansfield Park 1999 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

Music of the Heart 1999 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

My Life So Far 1999 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

Outside Providence 1999 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

Princess Mononoke 1999 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

She's All That 1999 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

Teaching Mrs. Tingle 1999 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

The Cider House Rules 1999 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

54 1998 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

A Price Above Rubies 1998 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

Alien Love Triangle 1998 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

Halloween: H2O 1998 (Movie)

(Co-Executive Producer)

Last of the High Kings 1998 (Movie)

(Co-Executive Producer)

Little Voice 1998 (Movie)

(Co-Executive Producer)

Phantoms 1998 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

Playing By Heart 1998 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

Ride 1998 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

Rounders 1998 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

Senseless 1998 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

Shakespeare in Love 1998 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

Since You've Been Gone 1997 - 1998 (TV Show)

Executive Producer

Talk of Angels 1998 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

The Faculty 1998 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

The Mighty 1998 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

Wide Awake 1998 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

Wishful Thinking 1998 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

Addicted to Love 1997 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

Air Bud 1997 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

Cop Land 1997 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

Cosi 1997 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

Good Will Hunting 1997 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

I Love You, I Love You Not 1997 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

Jackie Brown 1997 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

Mimic 1997 (Movie)

(Producer)

Scream 2 1997 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

She's So Lovely 1997 (Movie)

(Co-Executive Producer)

The Wings of the Dove 1997 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

Beautiful Girls 1996 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

Charlotte Bronte's Jane Eyre 1996 (Movie)

(Co-Executive Producer)

Emma 1996 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

Flirting With Disaster 1996 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

Scream 1996 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

The Crow: City of Angels 1996 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

The English Patient 1996 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

The Pallbearer 1996 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

A Month By the Lake 1995 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

Blue in the Face 1995 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

Restoration 1995 (Movie)

(Co-Producer)

Roadflower 1995 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

Smoke 1995 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

The Crossing Guard 1995 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

The Journey of August King 1995 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

Things to Do in Denver When You're Dead 1995 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

Mother's Boys 1994 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

Prêt-à-Porter 1994 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

Pulp Fiction 1994 (Movie)

(Co-Executive Producer)

Benefit of the Doubt 1993 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

Dust Devil 1993 (Movie)

(Co-Executive Producer)

Into the West 1993 (Movie)

(Co-Executive Producer)

The Night We Never Met 1993 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

True Romance 1993 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

A Rage in Harlem 1991 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

Crossing the Line 1991 (Movie)

(Co-Executive Producer)

The Miracle 1991 (Movie)

(Co-Executive Producer)

The Pope Must Diet 1991 (Movie)

(Co-Executive Producer)

Hardware 1990 (Movie)

(Co-Executive Producer)

Strike It Rich 1990 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

The Lemon Sisters 1990 (Movie)

(Co-Executive Producer)

Animal Behavior 1989 (Movie)

(Co-Executive Producer)

Scandal 1989 (Movie)

(Co-Executive Producer)

Light Years 1988 (Movie)

(American Version) (Producer)

Playing for Keeps 1986 (Movie)

(Producer)

Marco Polo (TV Show)

Executive Producer
Writer (2)

Playing for Keeps 1986 (Movie)

(Screenplay)

The Burning 1981 (Movie)

(Screenplay)
Music (1)

Playing for Keeps 1986 (Movie)

executive music producer (Music Producer)
Editor (1)

The Burning 1981 (Movie)

editorial consultant (Editing)
Director (1)

Playing for Keeps 1986 (Movie)

(Director)
Other (1)

Scream Awards 2006 2006 - 2007 (TV Show)

Special Thanks

Biography

The younger, quieter half of the Weinstein brothers who, as co-chairs of Miramax Film Corporation, have flourished amid a flurry of filmic fanfare surrounding their distribution of controversial cinema. While Harvey ("Mr. Outside") makes the deals and manages the three-ring circuses of publicity often surrounding Miramax product, Bob ("Mr. Inside") manages the company's expenditures and revenue, which, at $55 million in 1990, made it the largest of the independent distributors.

Relationships

Ann Clayton Production Manager

Wife
Married April 29, 2000

Harvey Weinstein Executive Producer

Brother
Born March 19, 1952 Co-founded Miramax Films in 1979 and The Weinstein Company in 2005

Max Weinstein

Father

Miriam Weinstein

Mother

Nicole Weinstein

Daughter

Sarah Weinstein

Daughter

EDUCATION

University of Buffalo

Buffalo , New York

Milestones

2006

The Weinstein Company announced a distribution pact with Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer; MGM will distribute the product domestically in theaters, while the Weinstein Company will retain long-term ownership of their product

2005

Miramax ended their 12-year exclusive relationship with Disney for a settlement worth $135 million; The Weinsteins will take Dimension Films, Miramax's genre label, with them to their new company

2004

Co-produced the Bravo reality series "Project Runway"

1999

Miramax signed eight-picture agreement with MGM

1996

Signed seven-year deal with Disney

1993

Miramax purchased by Disney for $80 million

1992

Formed Dimension Films; first release, "Supercop"

1991

Added new releasing branch to Miramax, Prestige Films

1991

Brothers retained services of celebrity lawyer Alan Dershowitz to monitor the networks after ABC, CBS and NBC refused to run ads for "The Pope Must Die"

1990

Miramax sued the Motion Picture Association of America over X rating given to Pedro Almodovar's "Tie Me Up! Tie Me Down!"; court dismissed case but new rating, NC-17, was instituted by the MPAA

1988

Became partner with Samuel Montagu Ltd. (An investment concern), expanding Miramax

1986

Co-produced (also co-directed, co-scripted and co-executive produced music) first feature, "Playing For Keeps"

1981

Production supervisor for feature, "Spaced Out"

1981

Scripted first feature (also editing consultant), "The Burning"

1979

Brothers journeyed to Cannes Film Festival with the proceeds from a music-producing business they ran in college; acquired rights to concert film, "The Secret Policeman's Ball" and achieved art-house hit on double bill with "The Secret Policeman's Other B

1979

With brother Harvey, founded Miramax Films, named for their parents, Miriam and Max Weinstein

Gained control of a movie theatre; began putting on second- and third-run features costing $50-$100

Produced rock concerts with his brother Harvey Weinstein during college career

Bonus Trivia

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Made Chevalier de L'Ordre Arts et Lettres by the French government in 2001.

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"The Weinsteins have considered a public stock offering for Miramax which would double its capital base from $50 to $100 million." --From The Hollywood Reporter, July 24, 1991

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In order to promote the film "The Pope Must Die," Miramax eventually decided to retitle the tale of a corpulent pontiff "The Pope Must Diet." Some newspapers had been advertising the film as "The Pope Must..." while in Yugoslavia the movie was being sold as "Sleeping with the Fishes."

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