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James MacAvoy

Best known as a Leading Actor based on credits in that role in 2 films, with $546,949,591 worldwide aggregate box office (rank #361)
Best-Known Acting Roles: Professor Charles Xavier (X-Men: Apocalypse), Max Lewinsky (Welcome to the Punch)
Most productive collaborators: Bryan Singer, Michael Fassbender, Simon Kinberg, Jennifer Lawrence, Michael Dougherty

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As an ActorLeading2$155,449,523$391,500,068$546,949,591

2016 Preview: May

May 1st, 2016

Captain America: Civil War

April started on a soft note and ended weak, but thanks to The Jungle Book, overall the month was actually really good. That's what happens when you get a surprise $300 million hit. This bodes well for May, which is both a slow month and a fantastic month. There are only four weekends and only eight movies coming out, but of those eight films, five have a shot at $100 million. The potential blockbusters are led by Captain America: Civil War, which is not only going to be the biggest hit of the month, but according to a Fandango survey, it is the most anticipated film of the summer. (On a side note, Finding Dory is the most anticipated family film of the summer and Ghostbusters is the most anticipated comedy of the summer. I was surprised by the last result.) Both Alice Through the Looking Glass and X-Men: Apocalypse have real shots at $200 million. One of them could get to $300 million, if they weren't opening against each other. Overall, the month looks excellent. Even better, last May there was only one monster hit, The Avengers: Age of Ultron, and most analysts think Captain America: Civil War will beat it at the box office. (There's also the issue of the misalignment in the weekends, which hurt April, but will really help May.) More...

Limited Releases: Going Mental for Limited Releases

March 29th, 2013

It's kind of a mixed week when it comes to limited releases. There are quite a few of them, but not many that have good reviews and strong buzz. The best of these is Blancanieves, which I thought opened previously. There are some with good reviews and some with buzz, but not a lot that scream hit. The Place Beyond the Pines probably has the best chance at hitting major milestones. More...

Release
Date
TitleRoleDomestic
Box Office
International
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
5/27/2016 X-Men: Apocalypse Professor Charles Xavier  $155,442,489 $387,300,000 $542,742,489
3/27/2013 Welcome to the Punch Max Lewinsky  $7,034 $4,200,068 $4,207,102
Movies: 2Totals:$155,449,523$391,500,068$546,949,591
  Averages:$77,724,762$195,750,034$273,474,796