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Ben Stiller

Ben Stiller
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Best known as a Leading Actor based on credits in that role in 24 films, with $3,473,439,358 worldwide aggregate box office (rank #50)
Best-Known Acting Roles: Alex (Madagascar 3: Europe's Most Wanted), Larry Daley (Night at the Museum), Greg Focker (Meet the Fockers), Larry Daley (Night at the Museum: Battle of the Smithsonian), Alex (Madagascar: Escape 2 Africa)
Best-Known Technical Roles: Megamind (Executive Producer), Tropic Thunder (Director), Tropic Thunder (Screenwriter), Tropic Thunder (Story Creator), Blades of Glory (Producer)
Most productive collaborators: Eric Darnell, Shawn Levy, Stuart Cornfeld, Tom McGrath, Chris Rock

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  MoviesDomestic
Box Office
International
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
As an ActorLeading24$1,684,596,589$1,788,842,769$3,473,439,358
Supporting13$158,621,072$42,975,501$201,596,573
Lead Ensemble Member8$1,080,558,316$1,728,018,609$2,808,576,925
Inverviewee3$464,496$0$464,496
Cameo2$92,471,484$10,439,356$102,910,840
In Technical RolesProducer6$483,496,897$310,916,434$794,413,331
Director6$294,104,676$269,124,175$563,228,851
Executive Producer5$164,477,681$182,685,690$347,163,371
Screenwriter2$155,633,557$96,238,674$251,872,231
Story Creator2$155,633,557$96,238,674$251,872,231

Featured Blu-ray / DVD Review: While We're Young

June 29th, 2015

While We're Young

While We're Young is the latest film from writer / director Noah Baumbach. He has a great streak going by his Tomatometer Scores and this film earned 84% positive reviews. However, the audience score is only 58% positive. That dichotomy is a bit troubling. Is this film designed to wow critics, but will leave the average moviegoer cold? More...

Featured Blu-ray / DVD Review: Night at the Museum: Secret of the Tomb

April 5th, 2015

Night at the Museum: Secret of the Tomb is the third film, and likely final film, in the Night at the Museum franchise. The previous two films were very profitable, but the films have never really won over critics. This film had the weakest run at the box office, but is it also the weakest in terms of quality? More...

Release
Date
TitleRoleDomestic
Box Office
International
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
2/12/2016 Zoolander 2 Derek Zoolander  $0 $0 $0
3/27/2015 While We're Young Josh  $7,582,065 $2,748,009 $10,330,074
12/19/2014 Night at the Museum: Secret of the Tomb Larry Daley  $113,746,621 $242,800,000 $356,546,621
10/10/2014 Harmontown Himself  $0 $0 $0
12/25/2013 The Secret Life of Walter Mitty Walter Mitty  $58,236,838 $130,300,000 $188,536,838
7/27/2012 The Watch Evan  $34,353,000 $33,000,000 $67,353,000
6/8/2012 Madagascar 3: Europe's Most Wanted Alex  $216,391,482 $530,529,789 $746,921,271
11/4/2011 Tower Heist Josh Novaks  $78,046,570 $75,441,402 $153,487,972
12/22/2010 Little Fockers Greg Focker  $148,438,600 $162,211,974 $310,650,574
9/10/2010 I'm Still Here   $408,983 $0 $408,983
3/19/2010 Greenberg Roger Greenberg  $4,234,170 $810,092 $5,044,262
8/21/2009 The Marc Pease Experience Mr. Gribble  $4,033 $390,000 $394,033
5/22/2009 The Boys: The Sherman Brothers' Story Himself  $55,513 $0 $55,513
5/22/2009 Night at the Museum: Battle of the Sm… Larry Daley  $177,243,721 $224,987,342 $402,231,063
11/7/2008 Madagascar: Escape 2 Africa Alex  $180,010,950 $419,505,894 $599,516,844
8/13/2008 Tropic Thunder Speedman  $110,461,307 $80,629,943 $191,091,250
10/5/2007 The Heartbreak Kid Eddie   $36,787,257 $90,981,533 $127,768,790
12/22/2006 Night at the Museum Larry Daley  $250,863,268 $330,707,025 $581,570,293
11/22/2006 Tenacious D in: The Pick of Destiny Guitar Store Dude  $8,334,575 $5,100,000 $13,434,575
9/29/2006 School for Scoundrels Lonnie  $17,807,569 $0 $17,807,569
5/27/2005 Madagascar Ales The Lion  $193,166,575 $362,964,045 $556,130,620
12/22/2004 Meet the Fockers Greg Focker  $279,167,575 $237,400,000 $516,567,575
7/9/2004 Anchorman: The Legend of Ron Burgundy Hispanic TV News Anchor  $84,136,909 $5,339,356 $89,476,265
6/18/2004 Dodgeball: A True Underdog Story White Goodman  $114,326,736 $53,464,968 $167,791,704
4/30/2004 Envy Tim Dingman  $13,548,322 $1,017,924 $14,566,246
3/5/2004 Starsky & Hutch David Starsky  $88,200,225 $82,000,000 $170,200,225
1/16/2004 Along Came Polly Ruben  $88,073,507 $84,970,903 $173,044,410
9/26/2003 Duplex Alex  $9,652,000 $418,651 $10,070,651
12/14/2001 The Royal Tenenbaums Chas Tenenbaum  $52,353,636 $19,077,240 $71,430,876
9/28/2001 Zoolander Derek Zoolander  $45,172,250 $15,608,731 $60,780,981
10/6/2000 Meet the Parents Greg Focker  $166,225,040 $138,374,859 $304,599,899
4/14/2000 Keeping the Faith Rabbi Jacob Schram  $37,036,404 $8,300,000 $45,336,404
4/5/2000 Black and White Mark Clear  $5,241,315 $0 $5,241,315
10/29/1999 The Suburbands Jay Rose  $5,797 $0 $5,797
8/6/1999 Mystery Men Mr. Furious  $29,762,011 $3,700,000 $33,462,011
9/16/1998 Permanent Midnight Jerry Stahl  $1,166,199 $0 $1,166,199
8/19/1998 Your Friends and Neighbors Jerry  $4,710,749 $0 $4,710,749
7/15/1998 There's Something About Mary Ted  $176,483,808 $183,615,348 $360,099,156
1/30/1998 Zero Effect Steve Arlo  $1,980,338 $0 $1,980,338
6/14/1996 The Cable Guy Sam Sweet  $60,154,431 $42,585,501 $102,739,932
3/22/1996 Flirting with Disaster Mel Coplin  $14,702,438 $1,295,706 $15,998,144
3/8/1996 If Lucy Fell Bwick Elias  $2,202,580 $0 $2,202,580
2/17/1995 Heavy Weights Tony Perkis/Tony Perkis Sr.  $17,662,142 $0 $17,662,142
2/18/1994 Reality Bites Michael Grates  $20,079,850 $0 $20,079,850
1/1/1992 Highway to Hell Pluto's Cook and Attila the Hun  $26,000 $0 $26,000
2/2/1990 Stella Jim Uptegrove  $19,431,069 $0 $19,431,069
10/20/1989 Next of Kin Lawrence Isabella  $15,942,628 $0 $15,942,628
11/18/1988 Fresh Horses Tipton  $6,640,346 $0 $6,640,346
12/9/1987 Empire of the Sun Dainty  $22,238,696 $0 $22,238,696
5/8/1987 Hot Pursuit Chris Honeywell  $4,215,859 $0 $4,215,859
Movies: 50Totals:$3,016,711,957$3,570,276,235$6,586,988,192
  Averages:$60,334,239$71,405,525$131,739,764
Release
Date
TitleRoleDomestic
Box Office
International
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
2/12/2016 Zoolander 2 Director $0 $0 $0
12/25/2013 The Secret Life of Walter Mitty Producer,
Director 
$58,236,838 $130,300,000 $188,536,838
10/14/2011 The Big Year Executive Producer $7,204,138 $0 $7,204,138
8/12/2011 30 Minutes or Less Producer $37,053,924 $3,912,792 $40,966,716
6/3/2011 Submarine Executive Producer $467,602 $4,114,335 $4,581,937
11/5/2010 Megamind Executive Producer $148,415,853 $173,471,355 $321,887,208
5/22/2009 The Boys: The Sherman Brothers'… Executive Producer $55,513 $0 $55,513
8/13/2008 Tropic Thunder Screenwriter,
Producer,
Director,
Story Creator 
$110,461,307 $80,629,943 $191,091,250
3/30/2007 Blades of Glory Producer $118,245,842 $27,000,000 $145,245,842
11/22/2006 Tenacious D in: The Pick of Des… Executive Producer $8,334,575 $5,100,000 $13,434,575
6/18/2004 Dodgeball: A True Underdog Story Producer $114,326,736 $53,464,968 $167,791,704
9/28/2001 Zoolander Story Creator,
Screenwriter,
Director,
Producer 
$45,172,250 $15,608,731 $60,780,981
6/14/1996 The Cable Guy Director $60,154,431 $42,585,501 $102,739,932
2/18/1994 Reality Bites Director $20,079,850 $0 $20,079,850
Movies: 21Totals:$1,253,346,368$955,203,647$2,208,550,015
  Averages:$59,683,160$45,485,888$105,169,048