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Jessica Chastain

Best known as a Leading Actor based on credits in that role in 10 films, with $399,389,557 worldwide aggregate box office (rank #422)
Best-Known Acting Roles: Murph (Interstellar), Gia (Madagascar 3: Europe's Most Wanted), Celia Foote (The Help), Maya (Zero Dark Thirty), Annabel (Mama)
Best-Known Technical Roles: The Disappearance of Eleanor Rigby (Producer)
Most productive collaborators: Matthew McConaughey, Christopher Nolan, Anne Hathaway, Lynda Obst, Emma Thomas

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Box Office
Box Office
Box Office
As an ActorLeading10$218,213,865$181,175,692$399,389,557
Lead Ensemble Member2$37,397,291$14,535,044$51,932,335
In Technical RolesProducer1$587,152$9,920$597,072

Featured DVD Review: Miss Julie

May 5th, 2015

Miss Julie is the fourth adaptation of the play of the same name by August Strindberg, the most recent adaptation coming in 1999. It is also the second film starring Jessica Chastain that I've reviewed in the past few weeks. A Most Violent Year didn't live up to expectations. This film's reviews were only mixed, so my expectations are lower. I expect Jessica Chastain's performance to be great, but will the rest of the movie be the same? More...

Featured Blu-ray / DVD Review: A Most Violent Year

April 19th, 2015

A Most Violent Year came out last Awards Season and earned some serious pre-release buzz. After all, it stars Jessica Chastain. She's only been acting four roughly five years since she made Jolene, but since then, five of her previous films have earned some measure of Awards Season Buzz. Unfortunately, nothing really came from that buzz and the film wasn't able to expand truly wide. Did it deserve better? Or is the term "Busted Oscar-bait" applicable? More...

Featured Blu-ray / DVD Review: Interstellar

March 30th, 2015

Interstellar is the latest film from Christopher Nolan, a director who has performed amazingly well at the box office. He's also never directed a film that earned bad reviews. Is this film as good as his past record? Or are there flaws starting to show in his directing style? More...

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12/31/2016 The Zookeepers Wife Antonina Zabinska  $0 $0 $0
4/22/2016 The Huntsman   $0 $0 $0
10/16/2015 Crimson Peak   $0 $0 $0
10/2/2015 The Martian   $0 $0 $0
5/5/2015 Miss Julie Miss Julie  $0 $180 $180
12/31/2014 A Most Violent Year Anna Morales  $5,749,134 $322,299 $6,071,433
12/12/2014 The Color of Time Mrs. Williams  $0 $0 $0
11/5/2014 Interstellar Murph  $188,017,894 $477,400,000 $665,417,894
9/12/2014 The Disappearance of Eleanor Rigby Eleanor Rigby  $587,152 $9,920 $597,072
10/25/2013 Wilde Salomé Herself  $0 $0 $0
1/18/2013 Mama Annabel  $71,628,180 $76,467,386 $148,095,566
12/19/2012 Zero Dark Thirty Maya  $95,720,716 $38,891,719 $134,612,435
8/29/2012 Lawless Maggie  $37,397,291 $14,535,044 $51,932,335
6/8/2012 Madagascar 3: Europe's Most Wanted Gia  $216,391,482 $530,529,789 $746,921,271
12/2/2011 Coriolanus Virgilia  $749,641 $300,000 $1,049,641
10/14/2011 Texas Killing Fields   $45,470 $1,641,521 $1,686,991
9/30/2011 Take Shelter Samantha LaForce  $1,728,953 $3,243,063 $4,972,016
8/31/2011 The Debt Young Rachel  $31,177,548 $15,426,506 $46,604,054
8/10/2011 The Help Celia Foote  $169,705,587 $43,414,417 $213,120,004
5/27/2011 The Tree of Life Mrs. O'Brien  $13,305,665 $48,416,161 $61,721,826
10/29/2010 Jolene Jolene  $0 $0 $0
Movies: 21Totals:$832,204,713$1,250,598,005$2,082,802,718
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9/12/2014 The Disappearance of Eleanor Rigby Producer $587,152 $9,920 $597,072
Movies: 1Totals:$587,152$9,920$597,072