Sarah Polley

Best known as an Actress based on credits in that role in 21 films, with $217,394,273 worldwide aggregate box office (rank #11,288)
Best-Known Acting Roles: Ana (Dawn of the Dead), Elsa Cast (Splice), Molly Monaghan (One Magic Christmas), Tracey (Exotica), Merle (eXistenZ)
Best-Known Technical Roles: Stories We Tell (Director), Stories We Tell (Screenwriter), Take This Waltz (Director), Away From Her (Director)
Most productive collaborators: Adrien Brody, Vincenzo Natali, Delphine Chaneac, Brandon McGibbon, Simona Maicanescu

  1. Summary
  2. Acting Credits
  3. Technical Credits
  MoviesDomestic Box OfficeInternational Box OfficeWorldwide Box Office
As an Actor(Unclassified)17$114,436,576$73,825,794$188,262,370
Leading2$17,030,848$11,506,268$28,537,116
Lead Ensemble Member1$591,165$0$591,165
Supporting1$3,622$0$3,622
In Technical RolesDirector4$7,390,183$0$7,390,183
Screenwriter2$1,602,160$0$1,602,160
Release
Date
TitleRoleOpening
Weekend
Domestic
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
Production
Budget
11/1/2013 Mr. Nobody Elise  $1,612 $3,622 $3,622  
6/4/2010 Splice Elsa Cast  $7,385,277 $17,010,170 $22,461,001 $30,000,000
12/15/2006 The Secret Life of Words Hanna  $5,309 $20,678 $6,076,115  
6/16/2006 Beowulf & Grendel Selma  $4,360 $68,820 $68,820  
3/17/2006 Don't Come Knocking Sky  $30,630 $440,793 $4,633,357  
3/19/2004 Dawn of the Dead Ana  $26,722,575 $58,990,765 $103,452,875 $28,000,000
10/3/2003 The Event Dana  $54,288 $54,288 $54,288  
9/26/2003 My Life Without Me Ann  $40,515 $432,360 $9,476,113 $2,500,000
11/1/2002 The Weight of Water Maren Hontvedt  $45,888 $102,622 $102,622  
3/29/2002 No Such Thing Beatrice  $25,324 $60,006 $60,006  
12/29/2000 The Claim Hope Dillon  $5,009 $622,023 $1,596,672 $13,000,000
9/24/1999 Guinevere Harper Sloane  $54,145 $668,099 $668,099  
4/23/1999 eXistenZ Merle  $810,262 $2,840,417 $2,840,417 $20,700,000
4/9/1999 Go! Ronna Martin  $4,706,795 $16,875,273 $28,383,441 $6,500,000
10/23/1998 Last Night Jennifer Wheeler  $48,634 $591,165 $591,165  
11/7/1997 The Hanging Garden Teen Rosemary  $45,830 $925,756 $925,756  
10/10/1997 The Sweet Hereafter Nicole Burnell  $31,149 $4,306,697 $7,951,247 $5,000,000
9/23/1994 Exotica Tracey    $5,046,118 $5,046,118 $1,500,000
3/10/1989 The Adventures of Baron Munchausen Sally Salt    $8,040,008 $8,040,008  
9/25/1987 The Big Town Christy Donaldson  $776,675 $1,733,017 $1,733,017  
11/22/1985 One Magic Christmas Molly Monaghan  $2,662,241 $13,229,514 $13,229,514  
Movies: 21Totals: $132,062,211$217,394,273 
  Averages:$2,069,358$6,288,677$10,352,108$5,104,762
Release
Date
TitleRoleOpening
Weekend
Domestic
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
Production
Budget
12/31/2014 Looking for Alaska Screenwriter, Director   $0 $0  
10/12/2012 Stories We Tell Director, Screenwriter   $1,602,160 $1,602,160  
6/29/2012 Take This Waltz Director $137,019 $1,239,692 $1,239,692  
5/4/2007 Away From Her Director $53,267 $4,548,331 $4,548,331