Adam Sandler

Best known as a Leading Actor based on credits in that role in 26 films, with $2,965,183,492 worldwide aggregate box office (rank #47)
Best-Known Acting Roles: Dracula (Hotel Transylvania), Lenny Feder (Grown Ups), Leonard (Grown Ups 2), Paul Crew (The Longest Yard), Michael Newman (Click)
Best-Known Technical Roles: Grown Ups (Screenwriter), Grown Ups (Producer), Grown Ups 2 (Producer), Grown Ups 2 (Screenwriter), Paul Blart: Mall Cop (Producer)
Most productive collaborators: Dennis Dugan, Jack Giarraputo, Kevin James, Allen Covert, Barry Bernardi

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  2. News
  3. Acting Credits
  4. Technical Credits
  MoviesDomestic Box OfficeInternational Box OfficeWorldwide Box Office
As an ActorLeading26$1,906,426,743$1,058,756,749$2,965,183,492
Supporting5$109,005,739$91,124,381$200,130,120
Lead Ensemble Member4$495,837,815$441,197,102$937,034,917
Cameo3$100,863,862$19,557,959$120,421,821
Inverviewee1$0$0$0
(Unclassified)1$0$0$0
In Technical RolesProducer15$1,339,930,894$1,052,195,829$2,392,126,723
Screenwriter10$885,038,687$499,073,181$1,384,111,868
Executive Producer9$887,654,680$279,017,380$1,166,672,060
Song Writer1$6,670,176$0$6,670,176

DVD and Blu-ray Releases for May 12th, 2015

May 11th, 2015

Welcome to Me

It is a typical summer week on the home market with little to no prime releases. The biggest release of the week is Still Alice, which earned $18 million in theaters. That's not bad for a limited release. It is better than some of the wide releases that came out earlier this year. Fortunately, the Blu-ray is also the best new release of the week and it is the Pick of the Week. In fact, it isn't even close as there are no other contenders for that title. More...

Limited Releases: Following You Around

March 13th, 2015

It Follows poster

We have a mixed bag of limited releases this weekend. There are some good films, like It Follows, which has good reviews, but is the wrong genre for a limited release. However, there are a couple of limited releases could find an audience, like The Wrecking Crew and Seymour: An Introduction, but neither is expected to expand wide enough to find much mainstream success. More...

Release
Date
TitleRoleOpening
Weekend
Domestic
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
Production
Budget
7/24/2015 Pixels     $0 $0 $110,000,000
3/13/2015 The Cobbler Max Simkin    $0 $0  
10/1/2014 Men, Women and Children Don Truby  $48,024 $705,908 $1,705,908  
5/23/2014 Blended Jim Friedman  $14,284,031 $46,290,741 $123,490,741 $45,000,000
11/15/2013 12-12-12 Himself    $0 $0  
7/12/2013 Grown Ups 2 Leonard  $41,508,572 $133,668,528 $247,023,811 $80,000,000
9/28/2012 Hotel Transylvania Dracula  $42,522,194 $148,313,056 $345,907,371 $85,000,000
6/15/2012 That's My Boy Donny  $13,453,714 $36,931,089 $58,058,367 $57,500,000
11/11/2011 Jack and Jill Jack Sadelstein/Jill Sadelstein  $25,003,575 $74,158,160 $150,519,220 $79,000,000
7/8/2011 Zookeeper Donald the Capuchin Monkey Voice  $20,065,617 $80,360,866 $170,485,247 $80,000,000
2/11/2011 Just Go With It Dr. Daniel "Danny" MacCabee  $30,514,732 $103,028,112 $214,974,956 $80,000,000
6/25/2010 Grown Ups Lenny Feder  $40,506,564 $162,001,186 $272,223,430 $75,000,000
7/31/2009 Funny People George Simmons  $22,657,780 $51,855,045 $71,880,305 $72,500,000
12/25/2008 Bedtime Stories Skeeter Bronson  $27,450,296 $110,101,976 $221,468,936 $80,000,000
6/6/2008 You Don't Mess With the Zohan Zohan  $38,531,374 $100,018,840 $202,910,994 $90,000,000
7/20/2007 I Now Pronounce You Chuck and Larry Chuck Levine  $34,233,750 $119,725,280 $185,708,462 $85,000,000
3/23/2007 Reign Over Me Charlie Fineman  $7,460,690 $19,661,988 $20,081,988 $20,000,000
6/23/2006 Click Michael Newman  $40,011,365 $137,355,633 $237,685,089 $82,500,000
5/27/2005 The Longest Yard Paul Crew  $47,606,480 $158,119,460 $190,320,568 $82,000,000
12/17/2004 Spanglish John Clasky  $8,817,853 $42,044,321 $54,344,321 $75,000,000
2/13/2004 50 First Dates Henry Roth  $39,852,237 $120,776,832 $196,324,496 $75,000,000
4/11/2003 Anger Management Dave Buznik  $42,220,847 $135,560,944 $195,660,944 $56,000,000
12/13/2002 The Hot Chick Bongo Player (cameo)  $7,401,146 $35,081,552 $54,639,511  
11/27/2002 Eight Crazy Nights Davey Stone/Whitey Duvall/Eleanore Duvall  $9,434,175 $23,607,202 $23,607,202  
10/11/2002 Punch-Drunk Love Barry Egan  $367,203 $17,791,032 $24,591,032 $25,000,000
6/28/2002 Mr. Deeds Longfellow Deeds  $37,162,787 $126,293,452 $171,269,535 $50,000,000
6/1/2001 The Animal Townie  $19,610,520 $55,762,229 $55,762,229 $22,000,000
11/10/2000 Little Nicky Nicky  $16,063,904 $39,442,872 $58,270,392 $80,000,000
6/25/1999 Big Daddy Sonny Koufax  $41,536,370 $163,479,795 $228,641,283 $30,000,000
11/6/1998 The Waterboy Bobby Boucher  $39,414,071 $161,491,646 $190,191,646 $23,000,000
6/12/1998 Dirty Work Satan (uncredited)  $3,634,236 $10,020,081 $10,020,081 $13,000,000
2/13/1998 The Wedding Singer Robby Hart  $21,917,127 $80,245,725 $123,345,725  
9/6/1996 Bulletproof Moses  $6,014,400 $21,195,840 $22,230,840  
2/16/1996 Happy Gilmore Happy Gilmore  $10,112,005 $38,623,460 $41,004,412 $10,000,000
2/10/1995 Billy Madison Billy Madison  $6,639,080 $25,460,475 $25,460,475  
12/21/1994 Mixed Nuts Louie  $2,307,850 $6,670,176 $6,670,176  
8/5/1994 Airheads Pip  $1,911,739 $5,021,868 $5,021,868  
7/23/1993 Coneheads Carmine  $7,100,501 $21,153,686 $21,153,686  
3/1/1992 Shakes the Clown Dink the Clown    $115,103 $115,103  
12/31/1989 Going Overboard Schecky Moskowitz    $0 $0  
Movies: 40Totals: $2,612,134,159$4,222,770,350 
  Averages:$19,184,420$65,303,354$105,569,259$41,562,500
Release
Date
TitleRoleOpening
Weekend
Domestic
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
Production
Budget
4/17/2015 Paul Blart: Mall Cop 2 Producer $23,762,435 $63,817,708 $95,536,123 $38,000,000
5/23/2014 Blended Producer $14,284,031 $46,290,741 $123,490,741 $45,000,000
7/12/2013 Grown Ups 2 Producer, Screenwriter $41,508,572 $133,668,528 $247,023,811 $80,000,000
10/12/2012 Here Comes the Boom Executive Producer $11,816,596 $45,290,320 $73,239,260 $42,000,000
6/15/2012 That's My Boy Producer $13,453,714 $36,931,089 $58,058,367 $57,500,000
11/11/2011 Jack and Jill Producer, Screenwriter $25,003,575 $74,158,160 $150,519,220 $79,000,000
9/9/2011 Bucky Larson: Born to Be a Star Screenwriter, Producer $1,415,023 $2,529,395 $2,529,395 $10,000,000
7/8/2011 Zookeeper Producer $20,065,617 $80,360,866 $170,485,247 $80,000,000
2/11/2011 Just Go With It Producer $30,514,732 $103,028,112 $214,974,956 $80,000,000
6/25/2010 Grown Ups Screenwriter, Producer $40,506,564 $162,001,186 $272,223,430 $75,000,000
1/16/2009 Paul Blart: Mall Cop Producer $31,832,636 $146,336,178 $185,904,750 $26,000,000
12/25/2008 Bedtime Stories Producer $27,450,296 $110,101,976 $221,468,936 $80,000,000
6/6/2008 You Don't Mess With the Zohan Screenwriter, Producer $38,531,374 $100,018,840 $202,910,994 $90,000,000
2/1/2008 Strange Wilderness Executive Producer $3,001,719 $6,575,282 $6,947,084 $20,000,000
7/20/2007 I Now Pronounce You Chuck and Larry Producer $34,233,750 $119,725,280 $185,708,462 $85,000,000
6/23/2006 Click Producer $40,011,365 $137,355,633 $237,685,089 $82,500,000
5/27/2005 The Longest Yard Executive Producer $47,606,480 $158,119,460 $190,320,568 $82,000,000
4/11/2003 Anger Management Executive Producer $42,220,847 $135,560,944 $195,660,944 $56,000,000
12/13/2002 The Hot Chick Executive Producer $7,401,146 $35,081,552 $54,639,511  
11/27/2002 Eight Crazy Nights Screenwriter, Producer $9,434,175 $23,607,202 $23,607,202  
6/28/2002 Mr. Deeds Executive Producer $37,162,787 $126,293,452 $171,269,535 $50,000,000
6/1/2001 The Animal Executive Producer $19,610,520 $55,762,229 $55,762,229 $22,000,000
6/25/1999 Big Daddy Screenwriter, Executive Producer $41,536,370 $163,479,795 $228,641,283 $30,000,000
11/6/1998 The Waterboy Executive Producer, Screenwriter $39,414,071 $161,491,646 $190,191,646 $23,000,000
2/16/1996 Happy Gilmore Screenwriter $10,112,005 $38,623,460 $41,004,412 $10,000,000
2/10/1995 Billy Madison Screenwriter $6,639,080 $25,460,475 $25,460,475  
12/21/1994 Mixed Nuts Song Writer $2,307,850 $6,670,176 $6,670,176