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Alfred Molina

Best known as an Actor based on credits in that role in 62 films, with $4,582,802,557 worldwide aggregate box office (rank #267)
Best-known acting roles: Professor Knight (Monsters University), Dr. Octopus/Dr. Otto Octavius (Spider-Man 2), Bishop Aringarosa (The Da Vinci Code), Roadkill (Rango), Sheik Amar (Prince of Persia: Sands of Time)
Most productive collaborators: Jon Turteltaub, Doug Miro, Carlo Bernard, Tom Hanks, Ron Howard

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Career Summary


  MoviesDomestic
Box Office
International
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
As an ActorSupporting25$1,754,449,947$2,433,123,713$4,187,573,660
Leading3$10,168,379$154,686$10,323,065
Lead Ensemble Member1$12,429,583$948,356$13,377,939
(Unclassified)33$219,928,736$151,599,157$371,527,893

Latest Ranking on Selected Box Office Record Lists


2014 - Awards Season: Independent Spirit Awards - Nominations

December 6th, 2014

Birdman poster

The Independent Spirit Awards nominations were announced last week and I'm getting to them a little late, because I needed to organize the whole Awards Season stories. Firstly, I've decided to use the year the movies were released not the year the awards are handed out, unlike what we did last year. This means both will have 2014 as the year. Not ideal, but it is better to fix the mistake now than carry on making it. Secondly, the headlines are just going to be the name of the Awards and either nominations or winners. This will make it easier for readers to find later on. As for the Independent Spirit Awards nominations, Birdman led the way with 6 nods, while Boyhood, Nightcrawler, and Selma were right behind with 5 each.

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Limited Releases are Strange

August 22nd, 2014

Love is Strange poster

It's a short list this week with only a handful of films. Fortunately, there are two films opening in limited release that are earning strong buzz and great reviews: Love is Strange and The One I Love. Both should find audiences in theaters. Another film, To Be Takei, is also earning great reviews and could do better than most documentaries. More...

All Acting Credits


Release
Date
TitleRoleDomestic
Box Office
International
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
3/13/2018 Breakable You   $0 $0 $0
5/19/2017 A Family Man Unemployed Engineer  $0 $2,443,292 $2,443,292
8/5/2016 Little Men Hernan  $702,537 $368,140 $1,070,677
3/4/2016 Whiskey Tango Foxtrot Ali Massoud Sadiq  $23,083,334 $1,832,635 $24,915,969
12/31/2015 Henchmen   $0 $0 $0
11/12/2015 Secret in Their Eyes Martin Morales  $20,180,155 $10,628,403 $30,808,558
8/7/2015 Kahlil Gibran's The Prophet The Sergeant  $340,536 $212,542 $553,078
1/23/2015 We'll Never Have Paris Terry  $0 $0 $0
1/23/2015 Strange Magic Fairy King  $12,429,583 $948,356 $13,377,939
9/2/2014 Heavenly Sword   $0 $0 $0
8/22/2014 Love is Strange George  $2,262,555 $138,932 $2,401,487
8/12/2014 Swelter   $0 $44,197 $44,197
1/10/2014 The Truth About Emanuel Dennis  $4,404 $0 $4,404
12/31/2013 Emanuel and the Truth about Fishes   $0 $0 $0
6/21/2013 Monsters University Professor Knight  $268,488,329 $475,100,000 $743,588,329
7/3/2012 The Forger   $0 $264,604 $264,604
9/23/2011 Abduction Burton  $28,087,155 $58,561,204 $86,648,359
3/4/2011 Rango Roadkill  $123,477,607 $122,246,993 $245,724,600
12/10/2010 The Tempest Stephano  $277,943 $0 $277,943
7/14/2010 The Sorcerer's Apprentice Maxim Horvath  $63,150,991 $154,835,329 $217,986,320
5/28/2010 Prince of Persia: Sands of Time Sheik Amar  $90,759,676 $223,834,921 $314,594,597
10/16/2009 The Little Traitor Segeant Dunlop  $402,088 $0 $402,088
10/9/2009 An Education   $12,574,914 $17,077,822 $29,652,736
3/3/2009 Wonder Woman 2009© Ares  $0 $0 $0
2/6/2009 The Pink Panther 2 Pepperidge  $35,922,978 $34,100,000 $70,022,978
1/23/2009 The Lodger   $0 $0 $0
12/12/2008 Nothing Like the Holidays Edy Rodriguez  $7,503,736 $15,754 $7,519,490
12/31/2007 As You Like It Touchstone  $0 $0 $0
10/19/2007 The Ten Commandments Ramses  $952,820 $99,087 $1,051,907
9/14/2007 Silk Baldabiou  $1,103,075 $0 $1,103,075
4/6/2007 The Hoax Dick Suskind  $7,164,995 $0 $7,164,995
5/19/2006 The Da Vinci Code Bishop Aringarosa  $217,536,138 $550,284,321 $767,820,459
7/8/2005 Cronicas Victor  $299,261 $0 $299,261
3/18/2005 Steamboy Eddie Steam  $468,867 $10,000,000 $10,468,867
6/30/2004 Spider-Man 2 Dr. Octopus/Dr. Otto Octavius  $373,524,485 $421,586,185 $795,110,670
5/14/2004 Coffee and Cigarettes Alfred  $1,971,135 $1,758,671 $3,729,806
9/26/2003 Luther Johann Tetzel  $5,781,086 $26,955,793 $32,736,879
9/26/2003 My Life Without Me Ann's Father  $432,360 $11,834,915 $12,267,275
4/25/2003 Identity Doctor  $52,131,264 $30,052,419 $82,183,683
10/25/2002 Frida Diego Rivera  $25,885,000 $30,246,239 $56,131,239
11/30/2001 Texas Rangers King Fisher  $623,374 $0 $623,374
12/15/2000 Chocolat Comte de Reynaud  $71,309,760 $81,190,583 $152,500,343
12/17/1999 Magnolia Solomon Solomon  $22,450,975 $25,995,827 $48,446,802
8/27/1999 Dudley Do-Right Snidely Whiplash  $9,818,792 $0 $9,818,792
10/2/1998 The Imposters Jeremy Burtom  $2,197,921 $0 $2,197,921
11/14/1997 The Man Who Knew Too Little Boris Ivanovich, the Butcher  $13,801,755 $0 $13,801,755
10/10/1997 Boogie Nights Rahad Jackson  $26,410,771 $16,700,954 $43,111,725
4/4/1997 Anna Karenina Levin  $858,553 $0 $858,553
5/10/1996 Dead Man Trading Post Missionary  $1,025,488 $0 $1,025,488
2/23/1996 Before and After Panos Demeris  $8,642,118 $0 $8,642,118
7/7/1995 Species Dr Stephen Arden  $60,054,449 $53,300,000 $113,354,449
5/12/1995 The Perez Family Juan Raul Perez  $2,794,056 $0 $2,794,056
3/3/1995 Hideaway Thomas  $12,201,255 $0 $12,201,255
5/20/1994 Maverick Angel  $101,631,272 $81,383,965 $183,015,237
4/15/1994 White Fang 2: Myth of the White Wolf Rev. Leland Drury  $8,752,399 $0 $8,752,399
1/7/1994 Cabin Boy School Professor  $3,469,493 $0 $3,469,493
7/31/1992 Enchanted April Mellersh Wilkins  $13,200,170 $0 $13,200,170
1/11/1991 Not Without My Daughter Moody  $14,789,113 $0 $14,789,113
1/1/1987 Prick Up Your Ears Kenneth Halliwell  $1,654,743 $17,829 $1,672,572
11/1/1985 Eleni Young Christos  $305,102 $0 $305,102
4/12/1985 Ladyhawke Cezar  $18,400,000 $0 $18,400,000
6/12/1981 Raiders of the Lost Ark Satipo  $225,686,079 $141,766,000 $367,452,079
Movies: 62Totals:$1,996,976,645$2,585,825,912$4,582,802,557
  Averages:$32,209,301$41,706,870$73,916,170

Leading or Lead Ensemble Roles


Release
Date
TitleOpening
Weekend
Box Office
Max
Theater
Count
Domestic
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
Domestic
Share
1/23/2015 Strange Magic $5,504,441 3,020 $12,429,583 $13,377,939 92.9%
8/22/2014 Love is Strange $117,276 138 $2,262,555 $2,401,487 94.2%
10/16/2009 The Little Traitor $0 7 $402,088 $402,088 100.0%
12/12/2008 Nothing Like the Holidays $3,531,664 1,671 $7,503,736 $7,519,490 99.8%
Movies: 4Totals:  $22,597,962$23,701,004 
 Averages:$2,288,3451,209$5,649,491$5,925,25196.7%

Supporting Roles


Release
Date
TitleOpening
Weekend
Box Office
Max
Theater
Count
Domestic
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
Domestic
Share
5/19/2017 A Family Man $0 0 $0 $2,443,292 0.0%
8/5/2016 Little Men $30,368 61 $702,537 $1,070,677 65.6%
3/4/2016 Whiskey Tango Foxtrot $7,450,275 2,413 $23,083,334 $24,915,969 92.6%
11/12/2015 Secret in Their Eyes $6,652,996 2,392 $20,180,155 $30,808,558 65.5%
8/7/2015 Kahlil Gibran's The Prophet $27,435 37 $340,536 $553,078 61.6%
1/23/2015 We'll Never Have Paris $0 0 $0 $0 0.0%
1/10/2014 The Truth About Emanuel $0 11 $4,404 $4,404 100.0%
6/21/2013 Monsters University $82,429,469 4,004 $268,488,329 $743,588,329 36.1%
9/23/2011 Abduction $10,925,253 3,118 $28,087,155 $86,648,359 32.4%
3/4/2011 Rango $38,079,323 3,923 $123,477,607 $245,724,600 50.3%
12/10/2010 The Tempest $42,436 21 $277,943 $277,943 100.0%
7/14/2010 The Sorcerer's Apprentice $17,619,622 3,504 $63,150,991 $217,986,320 29.0%
5/28/2010 Prince of Persia: Sands of Time $30,095,259 3,646 $90,759,676 $314,594,597 28.8%
2/6/2009 The Pink Panther 2 $11,588,150 3,245 $35,922,978 $70,022,978 51.3%
9/14/2007 Silk $126,537 122 $1,103,075 $1,103,075 100.0%
4/6/2007 The Hoax $1,449,320 1,069 $7,164,995 $7,164,995 100.0%
5/19/2006 The Da Vinci Code $77,073,388 3,757 $217,536,138 $767,820,459 28.3%
6/30/2004 Spider-Man 2 $88,156,227 4,166 $373,524,485 $795,110,670 47.0%
4/25/2003 Identity $16,225,263 2,733 $52,131,264 $82,183,683 63.4%
12/15/2000 Chocolat $157,624 1,928 $71,309,760 $152,500,343 46.8%
12/17/1999 Magnolia $193,604 1,086 $22,450,975 $48,446,802 46.3%
10/10/1997 Boogie Nights $50,168 1,003 $26,410,771 $43,111,725 61.3%
5/10/1996 Dead Man $104,649 37 $1,025,488 $1,025,488 100.0%
5/20/1994 Maverick $17,248,545 2,537 $101,631,272 $183,015,237 55.5%
6/12/1981 Raiders of the Lost Ark $8,305,823 1,400 $225,686,079 $367,452,079 61.4%
Movies: 25Totals:  $1,754,449,947$4,187,573,660 
 Averages:$16,561,2691,849$70,177,998$167,502,94659.3%

Latest Ranking on All Acting Box Office Record Lists


RecordRankAmount
Top 100 Stars in Leading Roles at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 2,101-2,200) 2,125 $22,597,962
Top 100 Stars in Supporting Roles at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 101-200) 120 $1,754,449,947
Top Live Action Stars at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 301-400) 302 $1,591,287,770
Top Above the Line Stars at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 301-400) 331 $999,545,327
Top Below the Line Stars at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 501-600) 586 $623,774,438
Top Stars at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 201-300) 270 $1,996,976,645
Top 100 Stars in Leading Roles at the International Box Office (Rank 3,401-3,500) 3,405 $1,103,042
Top 100 Stars in Supporting Roles at the International Box Office (Rank 101-200) 167 $2,433,123,713
Top Live Action Stars at the International Box Office (Rank 301-400) 361 $1,986,910,133
Top Above the Line Stars at the International Box Office (Rank 301-400) 330 $1,460,376,805
Top Below the Line Stars at the International Box Office (Rank 701-800) 775 $858,350,231
Top Stars at the International Box Office (Rank 201-300) 283 $2,585,825,912
Top 100 Stars in Leading Roles at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 2,601-2,700) 2,615 $23,701,004
Top 100 Stars in Supporting Roles at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 101-200) 147 $4,187,573,660
Top Live Action Stars at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 301-400) 301 $3,578,197,903
Top Above the Line Stars at the Wordwide Box Office (Rank 301-400) 336 $2,459,922,132
Top Below the Line Stars at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 601-700) 606 $1,482,124,669
Top Stars at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 201-300) 267 $4,582,802,557
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Original Screenplay Movies (Rank 1,401-1,500) 1,433 $22,195,874
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Based on Fiction Book/Short Story Movies (Rank 1,001-1,100) 1,074 $402,088
Top International Leading Stars for Original Screenplay Movies (Rank 2,301-2,400) 2,369 $1,103,042
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Original Screenplay Movies (Rank 1,701-1,800) 1,765 $23,298,916
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Based on Fiction Book/Short Story Movies (Rank 1,201-1,300) 1,246 $402,088
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Live Action Movies (Rank 2,201-2,300) 2,242 $10,168,379
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Digital Animation Movies (Rank 301-400) 366 $12,429,583
Top International Leading Stars for Live Action Movies (Rank 3,601-3,700) 3,602 $154,686
Top International Leading Stars for Digital Animation Movies (Rank 401-500) 479 $948,356
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Live Action Movies (Rank 2,801-2,900) 2,841 $10,323,065
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Digital Animation Movies (Rank 401-500) 422 $13,377,939
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Contemporary Fiction Movies (Rank 1,501-1,600) 1,527 $9,766,291
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Kids Fiction Movies (Rank 501-600) 522 $12,429,583
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Historical Fiction Movies (Rank 801-900) 840 $402,088
Top International Leading Stars for Contemporary Fiction Movies (Rank 2,401-2,500) 2,467 $154,686
Top International Leading Stars for Kids Fiction Movies (Rank 601-700) 637 $948,356
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Contemporary Fiction Movies (Rank 1,901-2,000) 1,929 $9,920,977
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Kids Fiction Movies (Rank 501-600) 569 $13,377,939
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Historical Fiction Movies (Rank 1,001-1,100) 1,019 $402,088
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Adventure Movies (Rank 801-900) 895 $12,429,583
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Comedy Movies (Rank 901-1,000) 931 $7,503,736
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Drama Movies (Rank 1,001-1,100) 1,037 $2,664,643
Top International Leading Stars for Adventure Movies (Rank 1,001-1,100) 1,051 $948,356
Top International Leading Stars for Comedy Movies (Rank 1,201-1,300) 1,297 $15,754
Top International Leading Stars for Drama Movies (Rank 1,501-1,600) 1,589 $138,932
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Adventure Movies (Rank 901-1,000) 986 $13,377,939
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Comedy Movies (Rank 1,101-1,200) 1,119 $7,519,490
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Drama Movies (Rank 1,401-1,500) 1,414 $2,803,575
Top Domestic Leading Stars for PG-13 Movies (Rank 1,301-1,400) 1,359 $7,503,736
Top Domestic Leading Stars for R Movies (Rank 1,501-1,600) 1,540 $2,262,555
Top Domestic Leading Stars for PG Movies (Rank 801-900) 876 $12,429,583
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Not Rated Movies (Rank 301-400) 382 $402,088
Top International Leading Stars for PG-13 Movies (Rank 1,501-1,600) 1,586 $15,754
Top International Leading Stars for R Movies (Rank 1,801-1,900) 1,830 $138,932
Top International Leading Stars for PG Movies (Rank 901-1,000) 930 $948,356
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for PG-13 Movies (Rank 1,401-1,500) 1,465 $7,519,490
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for R Movies (Rank 1,801-1,900) 1,836 $2,401,487
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for PG Movies (Rank 901-1,000) 950 $13,377,939
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Not Rated Movies (Rank 901-1,000) 965 $402,088
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Walt Disney Movies (Rank 501-600) 575 $12,429,583
Top International Leading Stars for Walt Disney Movies (Rank 501-600) 513 $948,356
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Walt Disney Movies (Rank 501-600) 581 $13,377,939


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