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Orson Welles

Best known as an Actor based on credits in that role in 15 films, with $252,917,923 worldwide aggregate box office (rank #10,883)
Best-Known Acting Roles: Lew Lord (The Muppet Movie), Narrator (History of the World: Part I), Brig. General Dreedle (Catch-22), Cardinal Wolsey (A Man for All Seasons), Le Chiffre (Casino Royale)
Best-Known Technical Roles: Citizen Kane (Director), Touch of Evil (Director)
Most productive collaborators: Chuck Workman, Simon Callow, Charles S. Cohen, Alice Henty, Christopher Welles Feder

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  MoviesDomestic Box OfficeInternational Box OfficeWorldwide Box Office
As an Actor(Unclassified)10$156,649,046$19,000,000$175,649,046
Leading2$596,349$0$596,349
Cameo1$76,657,000$0$76,657,000
Documentary Subject1$15,528$0$15,528
(Unclassified)1$0$0$0
In Technical RolesDirector4$3,237,659$0$3,237,659
Screenwriter1$0$0$0

DVD and Blu-ray Releases for May 26th, 2015

May 25th, 2015

Welcome to Me

Wow. It is a summer week on the home market, as there are a ton of summer shows coming out on DVD. Unfortunately, none of them seem like big sellers. The best-selling new release of the week is Seventh Son, which is a terrible sign. The second best is The Nanny: The Complete Series. I don't know how to react to that. As for the best of the new releases, Magician: The Astonishing Life and Work of Orson Wells (DVD or Blu-ray) is as good as it gets. More...

Release
Date
TitleRoleOpening
Weekend
Domestic
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
Production
Budget
3/17/2015 The Lady from Shanghai     $0 $0 $2,000,000
12/10/2014 Magician: The Astonishing Life and Work of Orson Wells Himself  $7,130 $15,528 $15,528  
8/8/1986 The Transformers: The Movie Unicron  $1,779,559 $5,849,647 $5,849,647  
6/12/1981 History of the World: Part I Narrator  $4,892,731 $31,672,000 $31,672,000 $11,000,000
6/22/1979 The Muppet Movie Lew Lord    $76,657,000 $76,657,000 $8,000,000
1/1/1976 Verites et mensonges Self    $0 $0  
6/24/1970 Catch-22 Brig. General Dreedle    $24,911,670 $24,911,670 $18,000,000
4/28/1967 Casino Royale Le Chiffre    $22,744,718 $41,744,718 $12,000,000
12/12/1966 A Man for All Seasons Cardinal Wolsey    $28,350,000 $28,350,000 $3,900,000
1/1/1963 The V.I.P.s Max Buda    $15,000,000 $15,000,000  
10/30/1961 King of Kings Narrator    $14,483,352 $14,483,352  
5/21/1958 Touch of Evil Capt. Hank Quinlan    $2,237,659 $2,237,659  
1/1/1956 Moby Dick Father Mapple    $10,400,000 $10,400,000 $4,500,000
2/2/1950 The Third Man Harry Lime    $596,349 $596,349  
5/1/1941 Citizen Kane Charles Foster Kane    $1,000,000 $1,000,000  
Movies: 15Totals: $233,917,923$252,917,923 
  Averages:$445,295$15,594,528$16,861,195$3,960,000
Release
Date
TitleRoleOpening
Weekend
Domestic
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
Production
Budget
3/17/2015 The Lady from Shanghai Director   $0 $0 $2,000,000
1/1/1976 Verites et mensonges Director, Screenwriter   $0 $0  
5/21/1958 Touch of Evil Director   $2,237,659 $2,237,659  
5/1/1941 Citizen Kane Director   $1,000,000 $1,000,000