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Keegan-Michael Key

Best known as a Supporting Actor based on credits in that role in 13 films, with $1,887,184,118 worldwide aggregate box office (rank #737)
Best-Known Acting Roles: Foreman Jim (The Lego Movie), Murray (Hotel Transylvania 2), Beca's Boss (Pitch Perfect 2), Judge Peckinpah (The Angry Birds Movie), Hugo (Tomorrowland)
Best-Known Technical Roles: Keanu (Producer)
Most productive collaborators: Jordan Peele, Phil Lord, Andy Samberg, Doug Sweetland, Christopher Miller

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As an ActorSupporting13$985,683,411$901,500,707$1,887,184,118
Lead Ensemble Member6$256,797,371$402,474,291$659,271,662
In Technical RolesProducer1$20,591,853$18,124$20,609,977

Home Market Releases for August 2nd, 2016

August 3rd, 2016

April and the Extraordinary World

It is the beginning of August, a.k.a., the beginning of TV on DVD season. While there are a few prominent releases in that category, the biggest release is Batman: The Killing Joke, which is still a hot mess, but this time on Blu-ray. There are plenty of smaller releases that are worth picking up, including April and the Extraordinary World. Its reviews are nearly 100% positive and the Blu-ray Combo Pack is the Pick of the Week. More...

Weekend Estimates: Star Trek Falls Short of $60 Million

July 24th, 2016

Star Trek Beyond

Star Trek Beyond will fall just short of $60 million at the box office this weekend, according to Sunday estimates from Paramount. The studio has the film coming in at $59.6 million over three days, which is substantially short of the $79.2 million earned on debut by Star Trek (the reboot) in 2009, and the $70.2 million made by Star Trek Into Darkness. The so-so start comes in spite of excellent reviews, which are now running at 84% on Rotten Tomatoes, and the franchise seems to have trouble reaching beyond its core audience. More...

Friday Estimates: New Releases are as Quiet as a Purr

April 30th, 2016


The Jungle Book easily remained in first place on Friday’s box office chart, earning $10.25 million. That is down just 38% from last Friday and if the weekend as the same internal multiplier as last time, then we are looking at a $49 million weekend haul. That’s a lot more than we predicted and would push the film’s running tally well over $250 million. However, this seems overly bullish—I would expect a weekend total of a few million less. More...

Weekend Predictions: Kitten vs. Jungle Cat

April 28th, 2016


There are three wide releases coming out this week, but none of them look like they will challenge The Jungle Book for top spot. In fact, it looks like all three combined won't come close to The Jungle Book weekend haul. Keanu is the best of the new releases and it has a shot at becoming a midlevel hit. Mother's Day could have been a midlevel hit as counter-programming, especially with Mother's Day just over a week away. However, early reviews are hurting its chances with moviegoers. Finally there's Ratchet and Clank, which is one of those animated movies that feels like it should have gone Direct-to-Video. As for this weekend last year... this weekend last year was the first weekend of May, so year-over-year comparison has to deal with The Avengers: Age of Ultron. Obviously 2016 is going to get crushed this weekend. It should bounce back next weekend. More...

2016 Preview: April

April 1st, 2016

The Jungle Book

March was a really good month, for the most part. There were a few bombs, but the two biggest films, Zootopia and Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice, both beat expectations by significant margins, so overall the box office was better than expected. Unfortunately, April is a mess, which makes prognosticating really tough. Every single week has at least one film that either moved, switched from wide to limited release, or disappeared entirely. The Jungle Book appears to be the biggest film of the year, but The Huntsman: Winter's War could also be a $100 million hit. Sadly, last April was led by Furious 7, which earned more than $350 million at the box office. That's very likely more than both The Jungle Book and The Huntsman: Winter's War will make combined. Worse still, there were only four weekends in April last year, meaning the month ends by going head-to-head with The Avengers: Age of Ultron. By the time the month ends, 2016's lead over 2015 might be gone. Let's hope it is not that bad. More...

Featured Blu-ray / DVD Review: Hotel Transylvania 2

January 10th, 2016

Hotel Transylvania 2

Hotel Transylvania came out a few years ago. It cost $85 million to make, which is a lot of money by nearly every definition, but relatively cheap for a digitally animated film. The reviews were mixed, but it was a big financial hit. It came as no surprise that there was a sequel. Hotel Transylvania 2 did better than its predecessor in nearly every way, but it is still a second-tier digitally animated film. For a second-tier film like this to succeed, all it needs to do is entertain the kids while not making the parents want to flee the room right away. That's not a particularly high bar to set. Does this film manage to get above that bar? More...

Featured TV on DVD Review: Key and Peele: Season Three

September 21st, 2014

Key and Peele stars Keegan Michael Key and Jordan Peele, hence the name of the show. I previously reviewed Season One of the show and loved it. Is season three just as good? More...

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7/19/2019 The Lion King Kamari  $0 $0 $0
8/3/2018 The Predator   $0 $0 $0
11/17/2017 The Star Dave the Dove  $10,000,000 $0 $10,000,000
12/23/2016 Why Him? Gustav  $60,323,786 $57,200,000 $117,523,786
9/23/2016 Storks Alpha Wolf  $72,679,278 $101,423,003 $174,102,281
7/22/2016 Don’t Think Twice Jack  $4,417,983 $0 $4,417,983
5/20/2016 The Angry Birds Movie Judge Peckinpah  $107,509,366 $245,320,162 $352,829,528
5/20/2016 Welcome to Happiness Proctor  $0 $0 $0
4/29/2016 Keanu Clarence Goobril/Smoke Dresden  $20,591,853 $18,124 $20,609,977
10/30/2015 Freaks of Nature Mr. Keller  $0 $0 $0
9/25/2015 Hotel Transylvania 2 Murray  $169,700,110 $301,051,288 $470,751,398
7/29/2015 Vacation Jack Peterson  $58,884,188 $41,771,704 $100,655,892
5/22/2015 Tomorrowland Hugo  $93,436,322 $113,847,135 $207,283,457
5/15/2015 Pitch Perfect 2 Beca's Boss  $183,785,415 $103,345,386 $287,130,801
11/26/2014 Horrible Bosses 2 Mike/L.A. Morning Crew  $54,445,357 $51,500,000 $105,945,357
8/13/2014 Let’s Be Cops Pupa  $82,390,774 $54,500,000 $136,890,774
2/7/2014 The Lego Movie Foreman Jim  $257,784,718 $199,944,670 $457,729,388
9/6/2013 Hell Baby F'Resnel  $4,980 $0 $4,980
2/24/2012 Wanderlust Marcy's Flunkie  $17,288,155 $6,871,779 $24,159,934
9/9/2011 Bucky Larson: Born to Be a Star Guinness Man  $2,529,395 $0 $2,529,395
11/7/2008 Role Models Duane  $67,300,955 $27,199,871 $94,500,826
Movies: 21Totals:$1,263,072,635$1,303,993,122$2,567,065,757
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4/29/2016 Keanu Producer $20,591,853 $18,124 $20,609,977
Movies: 1Totals:$20,591,853$18,124$20,609,977