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Angela Lansbury

Best known as an Actress based on credits in that role in 23 films, with $1,144,595,962 worldwide aggregate box office (rank #2,351)
Best-Known Acting Roles: Mrs. Potts (Beauty and the Beast), Mrs. Van Gurdy (Mr. Poppers's Penguins), Aunt Adelaide (Nanny McPhee), Hostess (Fantasia 2000 (IMAX)), Dowager empress Marie (Anastasia)
Most productive collaborators: Jim Carrey, Mark Waters, Carla Gugino, John Davis, Paige O'Hara

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Box Office
Box Office
Box Office
As an ActorSupporting3$345,579,486$435,176,098$780,755,584

Featured Blu-ray and DVD Review: Beauty and the Beast

June 6th, 2017

Beauty and the Beast

There have been three previous adaptations in Disney’s recent streak of live-action adaptations. I’ve previously reviewed all of them and only really liked Maleficent. In fact, I like Maleficent more now than I did when it first came out, because it took the characters and made an original story with them, while the other two only had minor changes, but were mostly beat-for-beat remakes. I mention all of this before even mentioning Beauty and the Beast, because this is what I want in these movies. I want a reason to watch this version rather than the original. Does this film give me a reason? More...

Featured Blu-ray Review: Bedknobs and Broomsticks

August 9th, 2014

Bedknobs and Broomsticks came out in 1971 and was part of the lowest point of Disney's box office numbers. For instance, this film cost $20 million to make at the time, which was no small amount, but it only pulled in $17.87 million. It is making its way onto Blu-ray this week, but is it worth picking up? Or was it part of the reason Disney was struggling for so long? More...

Featured DVD Review: Samson and Delilah

April 17th, 2013

Samson and Delilah was a Bible Epic made more than 60 years ago. Despite being a huge hit at the time (it was the biggest hit of the year and one of the biggest hits of the decade) it has never been released on DVD. That changed earlier this year, but has the film aged well? The Bible Epic is a genre that has fallen out of favor with moviegoers. And if it does holdup, does the DVD do it justice? More...

Box Office
Box Office
Box Office
12/25/2018 Mary Poppins Returns Balloon Lady  $0 $0 $0
12/6/2016 Something for Everyone   $0 $0 $0
6/17/2011 Mr. Poppers's Penguins Mrs. Van Gurdy  $68,224,452 $121,400,000 $189,624,452
1/27/2006 Nanny McPhee Aunt Adelaide  $47,279,279 $81,466,299 $128,745,578
6/11/2004 Broadway: The Golden Age, by the Lege… Herself  $353,580 $0 $353,580
1/1/2002 Beauty and the Beast (IMAX) Mrs. Potts  $25,487,028 $0 $25,487,028
6/16/2000 Fantasia 2000 (Theatrical Release) Hostess  $9,103,630 $0 $9,103,630
1/1/2000 Fantasia 2000 (IMAX) Hostess  $60,507,228 $0 $60,507,228
11/14/1997 Anastasia Dowager empress Marie  $58,403,409 $81,397,881 $139,801,290
11/13/1991 Beauty and the Beast Mrs. Potts  $218,951,625 $232,378,217 $451,329,842
4/19/1985 The Company of Wolves Granny  $4,389,334 $0 $4,389,334
2/18/1983 The Pirates of Penzance Ruth  $694,497 $0 $694,497
11/19/1982 The Last Unicorn Mommy Fortuna  $6,455,330 $0 $6,455,330
1/1/1980 The Mirror Crack'd Miss Jane Marple  $11,000,000 $0 $11,000,000
1/1/1978 Death on the Nile Salome Otterbourne  $18,000,000 $2,290 $18,002,290
10/7/1971 Bedknobs and Broomsticks Eglantine Price  $17,871,174 $0 $17,871,174
2/15/1965 The Greatest Story Ever Told Claudia  $15,473,333 $0 $15,473,333
10/24/1962 The Manchurian Candidate Mrs. Iselin  $7,716,923 $0 $7,716,923
11/22/1961 Blue Hawaii Sarah Lee Gates  $10,440,453 $0 $10,440,453
10/31/1949 Samson and Delilah Semadar  $28,800,000 $0 $28,800,000
10/20/1948 The Three Musketeers Queen Anne  $8,000,000 $0 $8,000,000
1/16/1947 Till the Clouds Roll By London Specialty  $6,700,000 $0 $6,700,000
1/1/1946 The Harvey Girls Em  $4,100,000 $0 $4,100,000
Movies: 23Totals:$627,951,275$516,644,687$1,144,595,962