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Ossie Davis

Best known as an Actor based on credits in that role in 23 films, with $1,068,296,993 worldwide aggregate box office (rank #2,381)
Best-Known Acting Roles: Yar (Dinosaur), Archer Dolittle (Doctor Dolittle), Harry Roosevelt (The Client), Himself (Malcolm X), Marshall (Joe Versus the Volcano)
Most productive collaborators: D.B. Sweeney, Ralph Zondag, Eddie Murphy, Betty Thomas, Alfre Woodard

  1. Summary
  2. Acting Credits
  3. Technical Credits
  MoviesDomestic
Box Office
International
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
As an ActorSupporting7$485,690,757$393,900,000$879,590,757
Inverviewee1$0$0$0
(Unclassified)15$187,352,524$1,353,712$188,706,236
In Technical RolesDirector1$0$0$0
Release
Date
TitleRoleDomestic
Box Office
International
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
7/22/2014 The Scalphunters   $0 $0 $0
3/21/2014 American Revolutionary: The Evolution… Himself  $0 $0 $0
9/23/2005 Proud Lorenzo DuFau  $0 $0 $0
7/30/2004 She Hate Me Judge Buchanan  $365,134 $1,100,000 $1,465,134
5/28/2004 How to Get the Man's Foot Outta Your Ass Grandad  $365,248 $0 $365,248
9/19/2003 Bubba Ho-Tep Jack Kennedy  $1,239,183 $253,712 $1,492,895
5/19/2000 Dinosaur Yar  $137,748,063 $218,400,000 $356,148,063
6/26/1998 Doctor Dolittle Archer Dolittle  $144,156,605 $150,000,000 $294,156,605
12/25/1996 I'm Not Rappaport Midge Carter  $222,525 $0 $222,525
10/16/1996 Get on the Bus Jeremiah  $5,691,854 $0 $5,691,854
7/20/1994 The Client Harry Roosevelt  $92,115,211 $25,500,000 $117,615,211
12/25/1993 Grumpy Old Men Chuck  $70,172,621 $0 $70,172,621
4/2/1993 Cop and ½ Detective in Squad Room  $31,226,971 $0 $31,226,971
11/18/1992 Malcolm X Himself  $48,169,910 $0 $48,169,910
3/6/1992 Gladiator Noah  $8,205,703 $0 $8,205,703
6/7/1991 Jungle Fever The Good Reverend Doctor Purify  $31,739,045 $0 $31,739,045
3/9/1990 Joe Versus the Volcano Marshall  $39,381,963 $0 $39,381,963
6/30/1989 Do the Right Thing Da Mayor  $26,004,026 $0 $26,004,026
2/12/1988 School Daze Coach Odom  $14,545,844 $0 $14,545,844
1/11/1985 Avenging Angel Captain Harry Moradian  $5,622,787 $0 $5,622,787
3/2/1984 Harry & Son Raymond  $4,900,000 $0 $4,900,000
5/1/1979 Hot Stuff Captain John Geiberger  $0 $0 $0
12/12/1963 The Cardinal Father Gillis  $11,170,588 $0 $11,170,588
Movies: 23Totals:$673,043,281$395,253,712$1,068,296,993
  Averages:$29,262,751$17,184,944$46,447,695
Release
Date
TitleRoleDomestic
Box Office
International
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
9/9/2014 Cotton Comes to Harlem Director $0 $0 $0
Movies: 1Totals:$0$0$0
  Averages:$0$0$0