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Sidney Poitier

Best known as an Actor based on credits in that role in 14 films, with $430,126,199 worldwide aggregate box office (rank #6,323)
Best-Known Acting Roles: Preston (The Jackal), Donald Crease (Sneakers), Jungle Julia (Segment "Death Proof") (Grindhouse), Warren Stantin (Shoot to Kill), John Prentice (Guess Who's Coming to Dinner)
Best-Known Technical Roles: Fast Forward (Director), Hanky Panky (Director), Stir Crazy (Director)
Most productive collaborators: Michael Caton-Jones, Bruce Willis, Richard Gere, James Jacks, Sean Daniel

  1. Summary
  2. Acting Credits
  3. Technical Credits
  MoviesDomestic
Box Office
International
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
As an Actor(Unclassified)8$170,019,184$0$170,019,184
Supporting2$79,941,597$129,556,752$209,498,349
Leading2$50,560,948$0$50,560,948
Inverviewee1$47,718$0$47,718
(Unclassified)1$0$0$0
In Technical RolesDirector3$113,774,800$0$113,774,800
Release
Date
TitleRoleDomestic
Box Office
International
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
5/12/2015 They Call Me Mister Tibbs!   $0 $0 $0
5/6/2014 Separate But Equal Thurgood Marshall  $0 $0 $0
1/13/2012 Sing Your Song Himself  $47,718 $0 $47,718
2/19/2008 Mr. Warmth: The Don Rickles Project Himself  $0 $0 $0
4/6/2007 Grindhouse Jungle Julia (Segment "Death Proof")  $25,031,037 $25,156,752 $50,187,789
11/14/1997 The Jackal Preston  $54,910,560 $104,400,000 $159,310,560
9/9/1992 Sneakers Donald Crease  $50,560,948 $0 $50,560,948
2/12/1988 Shoot to Kill Warren Stantin  $29,300,000 $0 $29,300,000
1/1/1988 Little Nikita Roy Parmenter  $1,733,070 $0 $1,733,070
12/12/1967 Guess Who's Coming to Dinner John Prentice  $56,700,000 $0 $56,700,000
8/2/1967 In the Heat of the Night Detective Virgil Tibbs  $24,379,978 $0 $24,379,978
6/14/1967 To Sir With Love Mark Thackeray  $42,432,803 $0 $42,432,803
2/15/1965 The Greatest Story Ever Told Simon of Cyrene  $15,473,333 $0 $15,473,333
8/3/1957 Band of Angels Rau-Ru  $0 $0 $0
Movies: 14Totals:$300,569,447$129,556,752$430,126,199
  Averages:$21,469,246$9,254,054$30,723,300
Release
Date
TitleRoleDomestic
Box Office
International
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
2/15/1985 Fast Forward Director $2,650,866 $0 $2,650,866
6/4/1982 Hanky Panky Director $9,823,934 $0 $9,823,934
12/12/1980 Stir Crazy Director $101,300,000 $0 $101,300,000
Movies: 3Totals:$113,774,800$0$113,774,800
  Averages:$37,924,933$0$37,924,933