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Ethan Embry

Best known as an Actor based on credits in that role in 22 films, with $608,038,735 worldwide aggregate box office (rank #5,098)
Best-Known Acting Roles: Bobby Ray (Sweet Home Alabama), Mechanic (Vacancy), David Stern (Timeline), The Bass Player (That Thing You Do!), Billy Carver (Harold & Kumar Go to White Castle)
Most productive collaborators: Andy Tennant, Reese Witherspoon, Josh Lucas, C. Jay Cox, Patrick Dempsey

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  MoviesDomestic
Box Office
International
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
As an ActorSupporting5$265,942,987$137,076,868$403,019,855
Leading3$59,424$1,628,770$1,688,194
Lead Ensemble Member2$36,086,716$8,700,000$44,786,716
Cameo1$19,480,739$7,222,445$26,703,184
(Unclassified)11$128,540,786$3,300,000$131,840,786

Featured Blu-ray / DVD Review: Cheap Thrills

June 14th, 2014

Cheap Thrills came out in theaters and on Video on Demand in March and it did well during its opening weekend, but its legs were really short. Normally this would suggest poor word-of-mouth, but the reviews were excellent. Then again, it is a black comedy, which is a hard genre to market. Now that it is out on the home market, will it perform better? More...

Limited Releases: Thrilling or Just Cheap?

March 21st, 2014

Cheap Thrills poster

There are quite a few limited releases this week, including Nymphomaniac: Volume 1, which is earning the loudest buzz. Its reviews are great, but not as strong as the buzz, plus it has been playing on Video on Demand. The best reviews go to Cheap Thrills (Reviews) and Jodorowsky's Dune (Reviews). Hopefully both films will find an audience this weekend, but limited release is a rough go even with the best reviews. More...

Release
Date
TitleRoleDomestic
Box Office
International
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
5/26/2015 The House Across the Street   $0 $0 $0
5/12/2015 Echoes of War Seamus Riley  $0 $0 $0
11/21/2014 Late Phases Will  $0 $0 $0
3/21/2014 Cheap Thrills Vince  $59,424 $0 $59,424
10/21/2011 The Reunion Leo  $0 $1,628,770 $1,628,770
9/26/2008 Eagle Eye Toby Grant  $101,440,743 $76,625,826 $178,066,569
4/20/2007 Vacancy Mechanic  $19,063,007 $5,300,000 $24,363,007
4/21/2006 Standing Still Donovan  $30,142 $0 $30,142
7/30/2004 Harold & Kumar Go to White Castle Billy Carver  $18,225,165 $0 $18,225,165
11/26/2003 Timeline David Stern  $19,480,739 $7,222,445 $26,703,184
11/27/2002 Wes Craven Presents: They Sam  $12,840,842 $3,300,000 $16,140,842
9/27/2002 Sweet Home Alabama Bobby Ray  $127,214,072 $55,151,042 $182,365,114
7/24/1998 Disturbing Behavior   $17,507,368 $0 $17,507,368
6/12/1998 Can't Hardly Wait Preston Myers  $25,358,996 $0 $25,358,996
5/1/1998 Dancer, Texas Pop. 81 Squirrel  $574,838 $0 $574,838
2/14/1997 Vegas Vacation Rusty Griswold  $36,470,465 $0 $36,470,465
10/4/1996 That Thing You Do! The Bass Player  $25,857,416 $8,700,000 $34,557,416
2/2/1996 White Squall Tracy Lapchick  $10,229,300 $0 $10,229,300
9/22/1995 Empire Records Mark  $303,841 $0 $303,841
11/8/1991 All I Want For Christmas Ethan O'Fallon  $14,812,144 $0 $14,812,144
7/19/1991 Dutch Doyle  $4,271,022 $0 $4,271,022
3/22/1991 Defending Your Life Steve  $16,371,128 $0 $16,371,128
Movies: 22Totals:$450,110,652$157,928,083$608,038,735
  Averages:$20,459,575$7,178,549$27,638,124