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Ellen Barkin

Best known as an Actress based on credits in that role in 38 films, with $646,851,888 worldwide aggregate box office (rank #5,406)
Best-known acting roles: Abigail Sponder (Ocean's Thirteen), Helen (Sea of Love), Diane Roberts (Someone Like You), Jewel Stern (The Fan), Woman playing guitar (Up in Smoke)
Best-known technical roles: Another Happy Day (Producer)
Most productive collaborators: Al Pacino, George Clooney, Steven Soderbergh, Brad Pitt, Matt Damon

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Career Summary


  MoviesDomestic
Box Office
International
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
As an ActorSupporting7$119,885,578$15,907,987$135,793,565
Leading3$4,288,882$0$4,288,882
Lead Ensemble Member2$117,153,585$195,569,407$312,722,992
(Unclassified)26$179,664,867$14,381,582$194,046,449
In Technical RolesProducer1$9,120$969,407$978,527

Career Trend

This graph shows Ellen Barkin’s score on our annual analysis of leading stars at the box office. The Star Score represents points assigned to each of the leading stars of the top 100 movies (based on box office) in the current year and two preceding years. For appearing in the number one movie in a year a star gets 100 points, the number two movie 99 points and so on..

Latest Ranking on Selected Box Office Record Lists


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All Acting Credits


Release
Date
TitleRoleDomestic
Box Office
International
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
8/26/2016 Hands of Stone Stephanie Arcel  $4,712,792 $319,221 $5,032,013
3/10/2015 The Cobbler Elaine Greenawalt  $0 $1,210,265 $1,210,265
7/25/2014 Very Good Girls Norma Berger  $0 $0 $0
11/18/2011 Another Happy Day Lynn  $9,120 $969,407 $978,527
7/8/2011 The Chameleon Kimberly Miller  $0 $0 $0
8/6/2010 Twelve Jessica's Mother  $183,920 $0 $183,920
7/16/2010 Operation: Endgame   $0 $0 $0
3/5/2010 Brooklyn's Finest   $27,163,593 $12,069,640 $39,233,233
2/19/2010 Happy Tears   $22,464 $0 $22,464
6/8/2007 Ocean's Thirteen Abigail Sponder  $117,144,465 $194,600,000 $311,744,465
8/18/2006 Trust the Man   $1,530,535 $1,017,843 $2,548,378
4/13/2005 Palindromes   $553,368 $0 $553,368
7/30/2004 She Hate Me Margo Chadwick  $365,134 $1,100,000 $1,465,134
3/30/2001 Someone Like You Diane Roberts  $27,338,033 $11,346,873 $38,684,906
9/15/2000 Crime and Punishment in Suburbia Maggie Skolnik  $26,394 $0 $26,394
7/23/1999 Drop Dead Gorgeous Annette Atkins  $10,571,408 $0 $10,571,408
5/22/1998 Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas The North Star Waitress  $10,680,275 $3,031,628 $13,711,903
11/8/1996 Mad Dog Time Rita Everly  $80,026 $0 $80,026
8/16/1996 The Fan Jewel Stern  $18,582,965 $0 $18,582,965
12/1/1995 Wild Bill Calamity Jane  $2,169,373 $194,099 $2,363,472
1/20/1995 Bad Company Margaret Wells  $3,523,909 $0 $3,523,909
9/17/1993 Into the West Kathleen  $4,790,801 $0 $4,790,801
4/9/1993 This Boy's Life Caroline  $4,104,962 $0 $4,104,962
7/17/1992 Man Trouble Joan Spruance  $3,882,058 $0 $3,882,058
5/10/1991 Switch Amanda Brooks  $15,545,943 $0 $15,545,943
9/29/1989 Johnny Handsome Sunny Boyd  $6,622,465 $0 $6,622,465
9/15/1989 Sea of Love Helen  $58,571,513 $0 $58,571,513
11/6/1987 Made in Heaven Lucile  $4,000,000 $0 $4,000,000
8/21/1987 The Big Easy Anne Osborne  $17,685,307 $0 $17,685,307
1/1/1987 Siesta Claire  $700,000 $0 $700,000
9/26/1986 Down by Law Laurette  $1,436,000 $0 $1,436,000
8/10/1984 The Adventures of Buckaroo Banzai Acr… Penny Priddy  $6,300,000 $0 $6,300,000
3/2/1984 Harry & Son Katie  $4,900,000 $0 $4,900,000
9/23/1983 Eddie and the Cruisers Maggie Foley  $4,685,097 $0 $4,685,097
8/26/1983 Daniel Phyllis Isaacson  $484,068 $0 $484,068
3/4/1983 Tender Mercies Sue Anne  $8,443,124 $0 $8,443,124
4/2/1982 Diner Beth  $12,592,907 $0 $12,592,907
9/15/1978 Up in Smoke Woman playing guitar  $41,590,893 $0 $41,590,893
Movies: 38Totals:$420,992,912$225,858,976$646,851,888
  Averages:$11,078,761$5,943,657$17,022,418

Leading or Lead Ensemble Roles


Release
Date
TitleOpening
Weekend
Box Office
Max
Theater
Count
Domestic
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
Domestic
Share
11/18/2011 Another Happy Day $9,120 2 $9,120 $978,527 0.9%
7/8/2011 The Chameleon $0 0 $0 $0 0.0%
8/6/2010 Twelve $110,238 231 $183,920 $183,920 100.0%
6/8/2007 Ocean's Thirteen $36,133,403 3,565 $117,144,465 $311,744,465 37.6%
4/9/1993 This Boy's Life $0 773 $4,104,962 $4,104,962 100.0%
Movies: 5Totals:  $121,442,467$317,011,874 
 Averages:$7,250,552914$24,288,493$63,402,37559.6%

Supporting Roles


Release
Date
TitleOpening
Weekend
Box Office
Max
Theater
Count
Domestic
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
Domestic
Share
8/26/2016 Hands of Stone $1,751,388 2,011 $4,712,792 $5,032,013 93.7%
3/10/2015 The Cobbler $0 0 $0 $1,210,265 0.0%
7/25/2014 Very Good Girls $0 0 $0 $0 0.0%
3/30/2001 Someone Like You $10,010,600 2,350 $27,338,033 $38,684,906 70.7%
5/22/1998 Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas $4,335,095 3,107 $10,680,275 $13,711,903 77.9%
8/16/1996 The Fan $6,271,406 2,016 $18,582,965 $18,582,965 100.0%
9/15/1989 Sea of Love $10,017,840 1,439 $58,571,513 $58,571,513 100.0%
Movies: 7Totals:  $119,885,578$135,793,565 
 Averages:$4,626,6181,560$17,126,511$19,399,08173.7%

Latest Ranking on All Acting Box Office Record Lists


RecordRankAmount
Top 100 Stars in Leading Roles at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 901-1,000) 998 $121,442,467
Top 100 Stars in Supporting Roles at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 12,201-12,300) 12,244 $119,885,578
Top Live Action Stars at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 2,601-2,700) 2,697 $420,992,912
Top Above the Line Stars at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 1,501-1,600) 1,581 $225,751,058
Top Below the Line Stars at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 37,901-38,000) 37,962 $15,576,987
Top Stars at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 3,101-3,200) 3,105 $420,992,912
Top 100 Stars in Leading Roles at the International Box Office (Rank 801-900) 863 $195,569,407
Top 100 Stars in Supporting Roles at the International Box Office (Rank 33,801-33,900) 33,877 $15,907,987
Top Live Action Stars at the International Box Office (Rank 7,701-7,800) 7,764 $225,858,976
Top Above the Line Stars at the International Box Office (Rank 1,901-2,000) 1,976 $208,126,545
Top Below the Line Stars at the International Box Office (Rank 36,301-36,400) 36,365 $3,350,849
Top Stars at the International Box Office (Rank 8,701-8,800) 8,763 $225,858,976
Top 100 Stars in Leading Roles at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 901-1,000) 905 $317,011,874
Top 100 Stars in Supporting Roles at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 20,801-20,900) 20,806 $135,793,565
Top Live Action Stars at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 4,701-4,800) 4,701 $646,851,888
Top Above the Line Stars at the Wordwide Box Office (Rank 1,801-1,900) 1,807 $433,877,603
Top Below the Line Stars at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 39,401-39,500) 39,495 $18,927,836
Top Stars at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 5,401-5,500) 5,406 $646,851,888
Highest Grossing Stars of 2007 at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 101-200) 140 75
Highest Grossing Stars of 2008 at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 101-200) 146 75
Highest Grossing Stars of 2009 at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 101-200) 174 75
Highest Grossing Stars of 2007 at the International Box Office 98 85
Highest Grossing Stars of 2008 at the International Box Office (Rank 101-200) 119 85
Highest Grossing Stars of 2009 at the International Box Office (Rank 101-200) 132 85
Highest Grossing Stars of 2007 at the Worldwide Box Office 100 85
Highest Grossing Stars of 2008 at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 101-200) 124 85
Highest Grossing Stars of 2009 at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 101-200) 135 85
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Original Screenplay Movies (Rank 501-600) 585 $117,153,585
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Based on Fiction Book/Short Story Movies (Rank 1,101-1,200) 1,142 $183,920
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Based on Factual Book/Article Movies (Rank 101-200) 183 $4,104,962
Top International Leading Stars for Original Screenplay Movies (Rank 401-500) 473 $195,569,407
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Original Screenplay Movies (Rank 501-600) 522 $312,722,992
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Based on Fiction Book/Short Story Movies (Rank 1,201-1,300) 1,269 $183,920
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Based on Factual Book/Article Movies (Rank 201-300) 202 $4,104,962
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Live Action Movies (Rank 701-800) 777 $121,442,467
Top International Leading Stars for Live Action Movies (Rank 601-700) 616 $195,569,407
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Live Action Movies (Rank 601-700) 670 $317,011,874
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Contemporary Fiction Movies (Rank 401-500) 474 $117,337,505
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Historical Fiction Movies (Rank 501-600) 545 $4,104,962
Top International Leading Stars for Contemporary Fiction Movies (Rank 201-300) 295 $195,569,407
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Contemporary Fiction Movies (Rank 301-400) 353 $312,906,912
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Historical Fiction Movies (Rank 701-800) 767 $4,104,962
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Adventure Movies (Rank 401-500) 482 $117,144,465
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Drama Movies (Rank 901-1,000) 936 $4,114,082
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Thriller/Suspense Movies (Rank 601-700) 674 $183,920
Top International Leading Stars for Adventure Movies (Rank 401-500) 466 $194,600,000
Top International Leading Stars for Drama Movies (Rank 1,201-1,300) 1,236 $969,407
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Adventure Movies (Rank 401-500) 466 $311,744,465
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Drama Movies (Rank 1,201-1,300) 1,229 $5,083,489
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Thriller/Suspense Movies (Rank 701-800) 780 $183,920
Top Domestic Leading Stars for PG-13 Movies (Rank 501-600) 514 $117,144,465
Top Domestic Leading Stars for R Movies (Rank 1,301-1,400) 1,363 $4,298,002
Top International Leading Stars for PG-13 Movies (Rank 401-500) 437 $194,600,000
Top International Leading Stars for R Movies (Rank 1,501-1,600) 1,592 $969,407
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for PG-13 Movies (Rank 401-500) 466 $311,744,465
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for R Movies (Rank 1,601-1,700) 1,639 $5,267,409
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Warner Bros. Movies (Rank 201-300) 247 $121,249,427
Top International Leading Stars for Warner Bros. Movies (Rank 101-200) 192 $194,600,000
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Warner Bros. Movies (Rank 201-300) 206 $315,849,427

All Technical Credits


Release
Date
TitleRoleDomestic
Box Office
International
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
11/18/2011 Another Happy Day Producer $9,120 $969,407 $978,527
Movies: 1Totals:$9,120$969,407$978,527
  Averages:$9,120$969,407$978,527


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