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Morgan Freeman

Morgan Freeman
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Best known as an Actor based on credits in that role in 78 films, with $9,589,007,488 worldwide aggregate box office (rank #13)
Best-Known Acting Roles: Lucius Fox (The Dark Knight Rises), Lucius Fox (The Dark Knight), Vitruvius (The Lego Movie), God (Bruce Almighty), Narrator (War of the Worlds)
Best-Known Technical Roles: Along Came a Spider (Executive Producer), Invictus (Executive Producer), 5 Flights Up (Executive Producer), Bopha! (Director)
Most productive collaborators: Luc Besson, Scarlett Johansson, Clint Eastwood, Tom Cruise, Choi Min-sik

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  MoviesDomestic Box OfficeInternational Box OfficeWorldwide Box Office
As an Actor(Unclassified)26$368,006,319$122,039,299$490,045,618
Leading21$1,119,819,151$1,012,906,015$2,132,725,166
Supporting18$2,310,406,873$2,699,458,793$5,009,865,666
Lead Ensemble Member6$679,127,773$618,520,718$1,297,648,491
(Unclassified)4$0$0$0
Narrator3$275,238,050$383,484,497$658,722,547
In Technical RolesExecutive Producer3$112,570,983$118,176,881$230,747,864
Director1$212,483$0$212,483

Limited Releases: Any Gold to be Found?

April 3rd, 2015

Cheatin' poster

It is a busy week, but not a good week for limited releases. The two biggest releases, Effie Gray and Woman in Gold, are both earning weak reviews. The film on this list I'm most interested in seeing is Cheatin'. I own a number of Bill Plympton movies / shorts and this one looks like it is worth adding to my collection. More...

Release
Date
TitleRoleOpening
Weekend
Domestic
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
Production
Budget
6/10/2016 Now You See Me: The Second Act     $0 $0  
5/6/2016 Going in Style     $0 $0  
2/26/2016 Ben-Hur     $0 $0  
1/22/2016 London has Fallen     $0 $0  
6/26/2015 Ted 2 Patrick Meighan  $33,507,870 $51,659,210 $72,175,734  
5/8/2015 5 Flights Up Alex Carver  $238,491 $1,020,921 $1,074,768  
4/3/2015 Last Knights Bartok    $0 $0  
9/12/2014 Dolphin Tale 2 Dr. Cameron McCarthy  $15,873,397 $42,024,533 $45,124,533 $36,000,000
7/25/2014 Lucy Professor Norman  $43,899,340 $126,573,960 $450,573,960 $40,000,000
4/18/2014 Transcendence Joseph Tagger  $10,886,386 $23,022,309 $90,022,309 $100,000,000
4/4/2014 Island of Lemurs: Madagascar Narrator  $188,307 $16,753,988 $16,964,577  
2/7/2014 The Lego Movie Vitruvius  $69,050,279 $257,784,718 $457,729,388 $60,000,000
11/1/2013 Last Vegas Archie  $16,334,566 $63,914,167 $112,914,167 $28,000,000
5/31/2013 Now You See Me Thaddeus Bradley  $29,350,389 $117,723,989 $351,723,989 $75,000,000
4/19/2013 Oblivion Beech  $37,054,485 $89,107,235 $287,913,162 $120,000,000
3/22/2013 Olympus Has Fallen Speaker Trumbull  $30,373,794 $98,927,592 $150,562,164 $70,000,000
7/20/2012 The Dark Knight Rises Lucius Fox  $160,887,295 $448,139,099 $1,084,439,099 $275,000,000
7/6/2012 The Magic of Belle Isle Monte Wildhorn  $10,367 $102,388 $102,388  
9/23/2011 Dolphin Tale Dr. Cameron McCarthy  $19,152,401 $72,286,779 $96,068,724 $37,000,000
4/8/2011 Born to be Wild 3D Himself  $871,478 $24,203,708 $34,921,435  
10/15/2010 Red Matheson, Joe  $21,761,408 $90,380,162 $196,439,693 $60,000,000
12/31/2009 The True Confessions of Charlotte Doyle     $0 $0  
12/11/2009 Invictus Nelson Mandela  $8,611,147 $37,491,364 $124,514,011 $60,000,000
11/24/2009 The Maiden Heist     $0 $0  
6/23/2009 The Code     $0 $0  
7/18/2008 The Dark Knight Lucius Fox  $158,411,483 $533,345,358 $1,002,891,358 $185,000,000
6/27/2008 Wanted Sloan  $50,927,085 $134,327,125 $342,235,034 $75,000,000
12/25/2007 The Bucket List Carter Chambers  $335,837 $93,466,502 $174,810,815 $45,000,000
10/19/2007 Gone, Baby, Gone Jack Doyle  $5,501,406 $20,300,218 $34,352,162 $19,000,000
9/28/2007 The Feast of Love Harry Stevenson  $1,707,967 $3,508,572 $5,796,467  
7/24/2007 The Contract Frank Cordell    $0 $1,462,668  
6/22/2007 Evan Almighty God  $31,192,615 $100,289,690 $174,131,329 $175,000,000
12/1/2006 Ten Items or Less Him  $35,929 $83,291 $83,291  
7/18/2006 Edison Force Ashford    $0 $0  
4/7/2006 Lucky Number Slevin The Boss  $7,031,921 $22,495,466 $55,495,466 $27,000,000
9/23/2005 Magnificent Desolation Neil Armstrong  $503,253 $34,126,126 $39,846,896  
9/9/2005 An Unfinished Life Mitch Bradley  $1,008,308 $8,535,575 $18,535,575 $30,000,000
6/29/2005 War of the Worlds Narrator  $64,878,725 $234,280,354 $606,836,535 $132,000,000
6/24/2005 La marche de l'empereur Narrator  $137,492 $77,437,223 $133,276,359 $3,400,000
6/15/2005 Batman Begins Lucius Fox  $48,745,440 $205,343,774 $359,142,722 $150,000,000
5/13/2005 Danny the Dog Sam  $10,900,901 $24,537,621 $49,037,621 $43,000,000
12/15/2004 Million Dollar Baby Eddie Scrap-Iron Dupris  $179,953 $100,422,786 $231,946,985 $30,000,000
1/30/2004 The Big Bounce Walter Crewes  $3,336,374 $6,471,394 $6,626,115 $50,000,000
5/23/2003 Bruce Almighty God  $67,953,330 $242,704,995 $483,473,962 $81,000,000
4/4/2003 Levity Miles Evans  $30,599 $209,151 $209,151  
3/21/2003 Dreamcatcher Colonel Curtis  $15,027,423 $33,685,268 $75,685,268 $68,000,000
5/31/2002 The Sum of All Fears DCI William Cabot  $31,178,526 $118,471,320 $193,500,000 $68,000,000
4/5/2002 High Crimes Charles Grimes  $14,005,550 $41,543,207 $63,781,100 $42,000,000
4/6/2001 Along Came a Spider Alex Cross  $16,712,407 $74,058,698 $105,159,085 $28,000,000
9/22/2000 Under Suspicion Capt. Victor Benezet  $109,863 $334,245 $334,245  
9/8/2000 Nurse Betty Charlie  $7,145,950 $25,170,054 $27,732,366 $24,000,000
5/8/1998 Deep Impact President Beck  $41,152,375 $140,300,426 $349,300,426 $80,000,000
4/24/1998 The Big Hit Boy In Hotel Lobby  $10,809,424 $27,052,167 $27,052,167 $13,000,000
1/16/1998 Hard Rain Jim  $7,076,110 $19,819,494 $19,819,494 $70,000,000
12/12/1997 Amistad Theodore Joadson  $4,573,523 $44,175,394 $58,212,953 $40,000,000
10/3/1997 Kiss the Girls Alex Cross  $13,215,167 $60,491,560 $60,491,560 $27,000,000
9/19/1997 The Long Way Home (voice)  $10,606 $18,665 $18,665  
8/2/1996 Chain Reaction Paul Shannon  $7,545,944 $20,550,712 $59,533,842 $55,000,000
6/14/1996 Moll Flanders Hibble  $955,606 $3,363,968 $3,363,968  
9/22/1995 Se7en Somerset  $13,949,807 $100,058,010 $328,058,010 $30,000,000
3/10/1995 Outbreak General Billy Ford  $13,420,387 $67,598,303 $67,598,303 $50,000,000
9/23/1994 The Shawshank Redemption Ellis Boyd "Red" Redding  $727,327 $28,233,104 $28,233,104 $25,000,000
8/7/1992 Unforgiven Ned Logan  $15,018,007 $99,162,710 $157,162,710 $14,400,000
1/1/1992 The Power of One Geel Piet    $2,827,107 $2,827,107  
6/14/1991 Robin Hood: Prince of Thieves Azeem  $25,625,602 $165,360,108 $390,366,200 $50,000,000
12/19/1990 The Bonfire of the Vanities Judge Leonard White  $4,216,063 $15,432,314 $15,432,314  
12/14/1989 Glory Sergeant Major John Rawlins    $26,593,580 $26,593,580 $18,000,000
12/13/1989 Driving Miss Daisy Hoke Colburn     $102,647,257 $102,647,257 $7,500,000
9/29/1989 Johnny Handsome Lt. A.Z. Drones  $2,437,642 $6,622,465 $6,622,465  
3/3/1989 Lean on Me Principal Joe Clark  $5,032,605 $29,823,140 $29,823,140  
8/10/1988 Clean and Sober Craig  $2,205,628 $8,674,093 $8,674,093  
1/1/1987 Street Smart Fast Black    $1,119,112 $1,119,112  
11/8/1985 That Was Thenů This is Now Charlie Woods  $2,502,780 $8,630,068 $8,630,068  
9/27/1985 Marie Charles Traughber  $241,423 $1,856,840 $1,856,840  
10/5/1984 Teachers Lewis  $7,013,366 $27,536,746 $27,536,746  
3/2/1984 Harry & Son Siemanowski  $1,900,000 $4,864,980 $4,864,980  
2/13/1981 Eyewitness Daryll Deever    $6,400,000 $6,400,000  
6/20/1980 Brubaker Walter, Solitary Inmate  $2,748,079 $37,121,708 $37,121,708  
Movies: 78Totals: $4,752,598,166$9,589,007,488 
  Averages:$15,608,041$60,930,746$122,935,993$34,824,359
Release
Date
TitleRoleOpening
Weekend
Domestic
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
Production
Budget
5/8/2015 5 Flights Up Executive Producer $238,491 $1,020,921 $1,074,768  
12/11/2009 Invictus Executive Producer $8,611,147 $37,491,364 $124,514,011 $60,000,000
4/6/2001 Along Came a Spider Executive Producer $16,712,407 $74,058,698 $105,159,085 $28,000,000
1/1/1993 Bopha! Director   $212,483 $212,483