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Karen Black

Best known as an Actress based on credits in that role in 16 films, with $198,649,408 worldwide aggregate box office (rank #15,520)
Best-Known Acting Roles: Mother Firefly (House of 1,000 Corpses), Herself (The Player), Nancy Pryor (Airport 1975), Karen (Easy Rider), Myrtle Wilson (The Great Gatsby)
Most productive collaborators: Jeanne Carmen, Erin Daniels, Sid Haig, Chris Hardwick, Jennifer Jostyn

  1. Summary
  2. Acting Credits
  3. Technical Credits
  MoviesDomestic
Box Office
International
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
As an ActorLeading3$60,339,542$4,370,504$64,710,046
Cameo1$21,706,101$7,170,601$28,876,702
Supporting1$110,175$0$110,175
(Unclassified)11$104,852,485$100,000$104,952,485
Release
Date
TitleRoleDomestic
Box Office
International
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
9/30/2014 Killer Fish   $0 $0 $0
6/19/2009 Irene in Time   $110,175 $0 $110,175
5/18/2007 Hollywood Dreams Luna  $171,255 $0 $171,255
12/31/2005 My Suicidal Sweetheart Grace's Mom  $0 $0 $0
4/16/2004 Gypsy 83 Bambi LeBleau  $29,367 $0 $29,367
8/22/2003 Teknolust Dirty Dick  $28,811 $0 $28,811
4/11/2003 House of 1,000 Corpses Mother Firefly  $12,634,962 $4,370,504 $17,005,466
4/10/1992 The Player Herself  $21,706,101 $7,170,601 $28,876,702
12/31/1989 Out of the Dark Ruth Wilson  $419,428 $0 $419,428
6/6/1986 Invaders from Mars Linda Magnusson  $4,884,663 $100,000 $4,984,663
11/12/1982 Come Back to the Five and Dime, Jimmy… Joanne  $177,500 $0 $177,500
4/9/1976 Family Plot Fran  $13,200,000 $0 $13,200,000
10/18/1974 Airport 1975 Nancy Pryor  $47,285,152 $0 $47,285,152
3/29/1974 The Great Gatsby Myrtle Wilson  $26,533,200 $0 $26,533,200
9/12/1970 Five Easy Pieces Rayette  $18,099,091 $0 $18,099,091
7/14/1969 Easy Rider Karen  $41,728,598 $0 $41,728,598
Movies: 16Totals:$187,008,303$11,641,105$198,649,408
  Averages:$11,688,019$727,569$12,415,588