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Dennis Farina

Best known as an Actor based on credits in that role in 30 films, with $1,310,793,263 worldwide aggregate box office (rank #2,039)
Best-known acting roles: Lieutenant Colonel Anderson (Saving Private Ryan), Banger (What Happens in Vegas...), Ray "Bones" Barboni (Get Shorty), Marshall Sisco (Out of Sight), Cousin Avi (Snatch)
Most productive collaborators: Cameron Diaz, Tom Vaughan, Ashton Kutcher, Dana Fox, Tom Hanks
Born: February 29th, 1944
Died: July 22nd, 2013

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Career Summary


  MoviesDomestic
Box Office
International
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
As an ActorSupporting7$398,376,535$491,590,175$889,966,710
Lead Ensemble Member3$30,093,107$53,500,000$83,593,107
Leading3$16,524,413$830,684$17,355,097
Cameo1$3,275,585$0$3,275,585
(Unclassified)16$267,410,738$49,192,026$316,602,764

Career Trend

This graph shows Dennis Farina’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
7/21/2015 Lucky Stiff Luigi  $0 $0 $0
4/18/2014 Authors Anonymous Military Veteran/John K. Butzin  $0 $0 $0
11/4/2011 The Last Rites of Joe May Joe May  $0 $0 $0
10/22/2010 Knucklehead Memphis Earl  $0 $0 $0
8/6/2008 Bottle Shock Maurice  $4,078,607 $737,283 $4,815,890
5/9/2008 What Happens in Vegas... Banger  $80,277,646 $138,258,062 $218,535,708
3/21/2008 The Grand L.B.J. Deuce Fairbanks  $115,879 $0 $115,879
3/21/2008 National Lampoon's Bagboy Marty Engstrom  $0 $0 $0
6/22/2007 You Kill Me O'Leary  $2,426,851 $1,432,113 $3,858,964
9/3/2004 Paparazzi Detective Burton  $15,712,072 $900,000 $16,612,072
9/13/2002 Stealing Harvard Mr. Warner  $13,973,532 $0 $13,973,532
4/5/2002 Big Trouble Henry Algott  $7,262,288 $1,226,583 $8,488,871
11/21/2001 Sidewalks of New York Carpo  $2,402,459 $1,172,849 $3,575,308
12/8/2000 Snatch Cousin Avi  $30,093,107 $53,500,000 $83,593,107
2/25/2000 Reindeer Games Jack Bangs  $23,360,779 $0 $23,360,779
3/26/1999 The Mod Squad Captain Adam Greer  $13,260,050 $2,155,311 $15,415,361
7/24/1998 Saving Private Ryan Lieutenant Colonel Anderson  $216,335,085 $268,700,000 $485,035,085
6/26/1998 Out of Sight Marshall Sisco  $37,562,568 $40,000,000 $77,562,568
4/4/1997 That Old Feeling Dan De Mora  $16,408,534 $830,684 $17,239,218
5/31/1996 Eddie Coach Bailey  $31,369,401 $0 $31,369,401
10/20/1995 Get Shorty Ray "Bones" Barboni  $72,021,008 $43,000,000 $115,021,008
6/29/1994 Little Big League George O'Farrell  $12,124,754 $0 $12,124,754
2/4/1994 Romeo Is Bleeding Nick Gazzara (uncredited)  $3,275,585 $0 $3,275,585
9/17/1993 Striking Distance Detective Captain Nick Detillo  $23,798,623 $0 $23,798,623
7/23/1993 Another Stakeout Brian O'Hara  $20,107,504 $0 $20,107,504
7/20/1988 Midnight Run Jimmy Serrano  $38,413,606 $43,200,000 $81,613,606
8/15/1986 Manhunter FBI Section Chief Jack Crawford  $8,620,929 $0 $8,620,929
5/2/1986 Jo Jo Dancer, Your Life is Calling Freddy  $18,034,150 $0 $18,034,150
5/3/1985 Code of Silence Dorato  $20,345,361 $0 $20,345,361
3/27/1981 Thief Carl  $4,300,000 $0 $4,300,000
Movies: 30Totals:$715,680,378$595,112,885$1,310,793,263
  Averages:$23,856,013$19,837,096$43,693,109

Leading or Lead Ensemble Roles


Release
Date
TitleOpening
Weekend
Box Office
Max
Theater
Count
Domestic
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
Domestic
Share
7/21/2015 Lucky Stiff $0 0 $0 $0 0.0%
11/4/2011 The Last Rites of Joe May $0 0 $0 $0 0.0%
10/22/2010 Knucklehead $0 0 $0 $0 0.0%
3/21/2008 The Grand $16,454 13 $115,879 $115,879 100.0%
12/8/2000 Snatch $27,932 1,444 $30,093,107 $83,593,107 36.0%
4/4/1997 That Old Feeling $5,103,075 1,599 $16,408,534 $17,239,218 95.2%
Movies: 6Totals:  $46,617,520$100,948,204 
 Averages:$857,910509$7,769,587$16,824,70177.1%

Supporting Roles


Release
Date
TitleOpening
Weekend
Box Office
Max
Theater
Count
Domestic
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
Domestic
Share
4/18/2014 Authors Anonymous $0 0 $0 $0 0.0%
5/9/2008 What Happens in Vegas... $20,172,474 3,255 $80,277,646 $218,535,708 36.7%
6/22/2007 You Kill Me $233,709 252 $2,426,851 $3,858,964 62.9%
2/25/2000 Reindeer Games $8,128,356 2,205 $23,360,779 $23,360,779 100.0%
7/24/1998 Saving Private Ryan $30,576,104 2,807 $216,335,085 $485,035,085 44.6%
6/26/1998 Out of Sight $12,020,435 2,112 $37,562,568 $77,562,568 48.4%
7/20/1988 Midnight Run $5,506,290 1,161 $38,413,606 $81,613,606 47.1%
Movies: 7Totals:  $398,376,535$889,966,710 
 Averages:$10,948,1951,685$56,910,934$127,138,10156.6%

Latest Ranking on All Acting Box Office Record Lists


RecordRankAmount
Top 100 Stars in Leading Roles at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 1,601-1,700) 1,651 $46,617,520
Top 100 Stars in Supporting Roles at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 2,401-2,500) 2,483 $398,376,535
Top Live Action Stars at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 1,301-1,400) 1,339 $712,404,793
Top Above the Line Stars at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 901-1,000) 960 $404,037,719
Top Stars in Cameo Roles at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 1,301-1,400) 1,329 $3,275,585
Top Stars at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 1,501-1,600) 1,575 $715,680,378
Top 100 Stars in Leading Roles at the International Box Office (Rank 1,501-1,600) 1,506 $54,330,684
Top 100 Stars in Supporting Roles at the International Box Office (Rank 3,101-3,200) 3,119 $491,590,175
Top Live Action Stars at the International Box Office (Rank 2,301-2,400) 2,320 $595,112,885
Top Above the Line Stars at the International Box Office (Rank 1,001-1,100) 1,043 $501,288,746
Top Stars at the International Box Office (Rank 2,801-2,900) 2,828 $595,112,885
Top 100 Stars in Leading Roles at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 1,501-1,600) 1,568 $100,948,204
Top 100 Stars in Supporting Roles at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 2,701-2,800) 2,748 $889,966,710
Top Live Action Stars at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 1,701-1,800) 1,702 $1,307,517,678
Top Above the Line Stars at the Wordwide Box Office (Rank 901-1,000) 979 $905,326,465
Top Stars in Cameo Roles at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 1,301-1,400) 1,388 $3,275,585
Top Stars at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 2,001-2,100) 2,039 $1,310,793,263
Highest Grossing Stars of 1997 at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 101-200) 182 11
Highest Grossing Stars of 1998 at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 201-300) 209 11
Highest Grossing Stars of 1999 at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 201-300) 215 11
Highest Grossing Stars of 2000 at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 201-300) 231 18
Highest Grossing Stars of 2001 at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 201-300) 253 18
Highest Grossing Stars of 2002 at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 201-300) 249 18
Highest Grossing Stars of 2000 at the International Box Office (Rank 101-200) 119 69
Highest Grossing Stars of 2001 at the International Box Office (Rank 101-200) 128 69
Highest Grossing Stars of 2002 at the International Box Office (Rank 101-200) 136 69
Highest Grossing Stars of 2000 at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 101-200) 163 52
Highest Grossing Stars of 2001 at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 101-200) 171 52
Highest Grossing Stars of 2002 at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 101-200) 182 52
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Original Screenplay Movies (Rank 1,001-1,100) 1,051 $46,617,520
Top International Leading Stars for Original Screenplay Movies (Rank 901-1,000) 944 $54,330,684
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Original Screenplay Movies (Rank 1,001-1,100) 1,008 $100,948,204
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Live Action Movies (Rank 1,301-1,400) 1,385 $46,617,520
Top International Leading Stars for Live Action Movies (Rank 1,201-1,300) 1,229 $54,330,684
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Live Action Movies (Rank 1,301-1,400) 1,303 $100,948,204
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Contemporary Fiction Movies (Rank 901-1,000) 902 $46,617,520
Top International Leading Stars for Contemporary Fiction Movies (Rank 701-800) 719 $54,330,684
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Contemporary Fiction Movies (Rank 701-800) 794 $100,948,204
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Comedy Movies (Rank 1,301-1,400) 1,398 $115,879
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Romantic Comedy Movies (Rank 201-300) 271 $16,408,534
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Black Comedy Movies 72 $30,093,107
Top International Leading Stars for Romantic Comedy Movies (Rank 301-400) 383 $830,684
Top International Leading Stars for Black Comedy Movies 33 $53,500,000
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Comedy Movies (Rank 1,501-1,600) 1,556 $115,879
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Romantic Comedy Movies (Rank 301-400) 306 $17,239,218
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Black Comedy Movies 39 $83,593,107
Top Domestic Leading Stars for PG-13 Movies (Rank 1,101-1,200) 1,191 $16,408,534
Top Domestic Leading Stars for R Movies (Rank 801-900) 852 $30,208,986
Top International Leading Stars for PG-13 Movies (Rank 1,301-1,400) 1,363 $830,684
Top International Leading Stars for R Movies (Rank 501-600) 565 $53,500,000
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for PG-13 Movies (Rank 1,301-1,400) 1,304 $17,239,218
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for R Movies (Rank 601-700) 689 $83,708,986
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Universal Movies (Rank 501-600) 510 $16,408,534
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Sony Pictures Movies (Rank 401-500) 408 $30,093,107
Top International Leading Stars for Universal Movies (Rank 401-500) 462 $830,684
Top International Leading Stars for Sony Pictures Movies (Rank 201-300) 261 $53,500,000
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Universal Movies (Rank 501-600) 525 $17,239,218
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Sony Pictures Movies (Rank 301-400) 308 $83,593,107


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