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Pedro Almodovar

Best known as a Director based on credits in that role in 16 films, with $329,845,062 worldwide aggregate box office (rank #396)
Best-Known Technical Roles: Relatos salvages (Producer), La piel que habito (Director), La piel que habito (Screenwriter), Los amantes pasajeros (Director), Los amantes pasajeros (Screenwriter)
Best-Known Acting Roles: Himself (Madonna: Truth or Dare), Voice saying 'Eva al desnudo' (Todo sobre mi madre), Enrique's pool attendant (La mala educación)
Most productive collaborators: Antonio Banderas, Esther Garcia, Agustin Almodovar, Elena Anaya, Ricardo Darin

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  MoviesDomestic
Box Office
International
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
As an ActorCameo1$5,211,842$35,100,000$40,311,842
(Unclassified)3$23,277,465$73,600,000$96,877,465
In Technical RolesDirector16$62,505,972$267,339,090$329,845,062
Screenwriter2$4,544,989$41,696,753$46,241,742
Producer2$3,308,299$44,345,058$47,653,357

Per Theater Chart: Some Reasons to be Excited

July 3rd, 2013

I'm So Excited led the way on the per theater chart with an average of $19,466 in five theaters. It should expand significantly, but it is weaker than most of Pedro Almodovar's previous films. The Heat finished in second place on the overall chart and on the per theater average chart with an average of $12,296. Monsters University was the only other film in the $10,000 club with an average of $11,391. More...

Limited Releases: Looking for Redemption

June 28th, 2013

There are nine films on this week's list, with quite a few having strong reviews or impressive casts. Unfortunately, only one of them, I'm So Excited, has both. It is a return to light comedy by Pedro Almodovar and that could help it become the biggest limited release hit of the week. However, it is a foreign language film, which will limit its potential to expand significantly. More...

Release
Date
TitleRoleDomestic
Box Office
International
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
11/19/2004 La mala educación Enrique's pool attendant  $5,211,842 $35,100,000 $40,311,842
11/5/1999 Todo sobre mi madre Voice saying 'Eva al desnudo'  $8,264,530 $59,600,000 $67,864,530
5/10/1991 Madonna: Truth or Dare Himself  $15,012,935 $14,000,000 $29,012,935
4/3/1987 La ley del deseo Dependiente ferretería  $0 $0 $0
Movies: 4Totals:$28,489,307$108,700,000$137,189,307
  Averages:$7,122,327$27,175,000$34,297,327
Release
Date
TitleRoleDomestic
Box Office
International
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
12/21/2016 Julieta Director $0 $7,235,518 $7,235,518
3/18/2016 El Clan Producer $201,227 $20,445,058 $20,646,285
2/20/2015 Relatos salvages Producer $3,107,072 $23,900,000 $27,007,072
6/28/2013 Los amantes pasajeros Director,
Screenwriter 
$1,359,796 $12,581,641 $13,941,437
10/14/2011 La piel que habito Screenwriter,
Director 
$3,185,193 $29,115,112 $32,300,305
11/20/2009 Los abrazos rotos Director $5,014,305 $7,896,058 $12,910,363
11/3/2006 Volver Director $12,899,867 $74,326,746 $87,226,613
11/19/2004 La mala educación Director $5,211,842 $35,100,000 $40,311,842
11/22/2002 Hable con ella Director $9,284,265 $41,484,015 $50,768,280
11/5/1999 Todo sobre mi madre Director $8,264,530 $59,600,000 $67,864,530
1/16/1998 Carne trémula Director $1,535,558 $0 $1,535,558
3/8/1996 La flor de mi secreto Director $653,723 $0 $653,723
1/1/1994 Kika Director $2,093,000 $0 $2,093,000
12/20/1991 Tacones lejanos Director $1,530,941 $0 $1,530,941
5/1/1990 ¡Átame! Director $4,087,000 $0 $4,087,000
11/11/1988 Mujeres al borde de un ataque d… Director $7,179,000 $0 $7,179,000
4/3/1987 La ley del deseo Director $0 $0 $0
1/1/1986 Matador Director $206,952 $0 $206,952
Movies: 18Totals:$65,814,271$311,684,148$377,498,419
  Averages:$3,656,348$17,315,786$20,972,134