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Mary Kay Place

Best known as an Actress based on credits in that role in 38 films, with $1,123,711,631 worldwide aggregate box office (rank #2,514)
Best-known acting roles: Joanne (It’s Complicated), Jule's Mom (The Intern), Pearl (Sweet Home Alabama), Doris (Terms of Endearment), Dot Black (The Rainmaker)
Most productive collaborators: Nancy Meyers, Suzanne Farwell, Meryl Streep, Steve Martin, Alec Baldwin

  1. Summary
  2. Acting Credits
  3. Technical Credits

Career Summary


  MoviesDomestic
Box Office
International
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
As an ActorSupporting15$418,257,151$298,702,669$716,959,820
Lead Ensemble Member1$7,449,681$15,084$7,464,765
(Unclassified)22$384,914,989$14,372,057$399,287,046

Latest Ranking on Selected Box Office Record Lists


All Acting Credits


Release
Date
TitleRoleDomestic
Box Office
International
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
12/31/2018 Diane   $0 $0 $0
8/26/2016 The Hollars Pam  $1,016,985 $122,517 $1,139,502
9/25/2015 The Intern Jule's Mom  $75,764,672 $121,468,062 $197,232,734
5/15/2015 I'll See You in My Dreams Rona  $7,449,681 $15,084 $7,464,765
11/14/2014 Miss Meadows Mrs. Davenport  $0 $0 $0
10/4/2013 Bad Milo Beatrice  $19,613 $0 $19,613
3/15/2013 Leonie Albiana, Leonie's Mother  $53,692 $0 $53,692
10/12/2012 Smashed Rochelle  $375,981 $123,128 $499,109
1/8/2010 Youth in Revolt   $15,285,588 $4,400,000 $19,685,588
12/25/2009 It’s Complicated Joanne  $112,735,375 $111,879,369 $224,614,744
6/12/2009 War Eagle, Arkansas   $123,670 $0 $123,670
10/10/2008 City of Ember Mrs. Murdo  $7,873,007 $9,958,551 $17,831,558
4/28/2006 Killer Diller Dr. Gwen Bradley  $20,795 $0 $20,795
3/24/2006 Lonesome Jim Sally  $154,187 $448,602 $602,789
9/17/2004 Silver City Grace Seymour  $1,017,376 $0 $1,017,376
3/7/2003 The Safety of Objects Helen Christianson  $319,125 $0 $319,125
9/27/2002 Sweet Home Alabama Pearl  $127,214,072 $55,151,042 $182,365,114
4/12/2002 Human Nature Nathan's Mother  $705,308 $0 $705,308
10/12/2001 My First Mister Patty  $621,377 $0 $621,377
4/28/2000 Committed Psychiatrist  $31,844 $0 $31,844
12/21/1999 Girl, Interrupted Mrs. Gilcrest  $28,871,190 $0 $28,871,190
10/29/1999 Being John Malkovich Floris  $22,858,926 $9,523,455 $32,382,381
9/25/1998 Pecker Joyce  $2,281,761 $0 $2,281,761
11/21/1997 The Rainmaker Dot Black  $45,916,769 $0 $45,916,769
12/13/1996 Citizen Ruth Gail Stoney  $336,470 $0 $336,470
7/26/1996 Manny & Lo Elaine  $363,731 $0 $363,731
9/18/1992 Captain Ron Katherine Harvey  $22,518,097 $0 $22,518,097
6/14/1991 Bright Angel Judy  $158,243 $0 $158,243
3/25/1988 A New Life Donna  $7,721,851 $0 $7,721,851
11/15/1985 Smooth Talk Katherine  $16,785 $0 $16,785
7/12/1985 Explorers Mrs. Crandall  $9,873,000 $0 $9,873,000
11/23/1983 Terms of Endearment Doris  $108,423,489 $0 $108,423,489
9/28/1983 The Big Chill Meg  $56,077,501 $0 $56,077,501
12/25/1981 Modern Problems Lorraine  $24,474,312 $0 $24,474,312
10/10/1980 Private Benjamin Pvt. Mary Lou Glass  $69,847,348 $0 $69,847,348
10/5/1979 Starting Over Marie  $38,200,000 $0 $38,200,000
8/3/1979 More American Graffiti Teensa  $8,100,000 $0 $8,100,000
6/22/1977 New York, New York Bernice Bennett  $13,800,000 $0 $13,800,000
Movies: 38Totals:$810,621,821$313,089,810$1,123,711,631
  Averages:$21,332,153$8,239,206$29,571,359

Leading or Lead Ensemble Roles


Release
Date
TitleOpening
Weekend
Box Office
Max
Theater
Count
Domestic
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
Domestic
Share
5/15/2015 I'll See You in My Dreams $52,091 290 $7,449,681 $7,464,765 99.8%
Movies: 1Totals:  $7,449,681$7,464,765 
 Averages:$52,091290$7,449,681$7,464,76599.8%

Supporting Roles


Release
Date
TitleOpening
Weekend
Box Office
Max
Theater
Count
Domestic
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
Domestic
Share
8/26/2016 The Hollars $38,210 298 $1,016,985 $1,139,502 89.2%
9/25/2015 The Intern $17,728,313 3,320 $75,764,672 $197,232,734 38.4%
11/14/2014 Miss Meadows $0 0 $0 $0 0.0%
10/4/2013 Bad Milo $4,503 11 $19,613 $19,613 100.0%
3/15/2013 Leonie $291 11 $53,692 $53,692 100.0%
10/12/2012 Smashed $26,943 50 $375,981 $499,109 75.3%
12/25/2009 It’s Complicated $22,100,820 2,955 $112,735,375 $224,614,744 50.2%
6/12/2009 War Eagle, Arkansas $16,468 7 $123,670 $123,670 100.0%
10/10/2008 City of Ember $3,129,473 2,023 $7,873,007 $17,831,558 44.2%
3/7/2003 The Safety of Objects $86,250 43 $319,125 $319,125 100.0%
9/27/2002 Sweet Home Alabama $35,648,740 3,313 $127,214,072 $182,365,114 69.8%
12/21/1999 Girl, Interrupted $95,399 1,935 $28,871,190 $28,871,190 100.0%
11/21/1997 The Rainmaker $10,626,507 2,389 $45,916,769 $45,916,769 100.0%
7/12/1985 Explorers $3,607,340 1,750 $9,873,000 $9,873,000 100.0%
8/3/1979 More American Graffiti $0 0 $8,100,000 $8,100,000 100.0%
Movies: 15Totals:  $418,257,151$716,959,820 
 Averages:$6,207,2841,207$27,883,810$47,797,32183.4%

Latest Ranking on All Acting Box Office Record Lists


RecordRankAmount
Top 100 Stars in Leading Roles at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 2,601-2,700) 2,632 $7,449,681
Top 100 Stars in Supporting Roles at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 2,201-2,300) 2,261 $418,257,151
Top Live Action Stars at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 1,001-1,100) 1,091 $810,621,821
Top Above the Line Stars at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 1,201-1,300) 1,286 $293,765,183
Top Below the Line Stars at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 12,101-12,200) 12,134 $105,652,847
Top Stars at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 1,301-1,400) 1,303 $810,621,821
Top 100 Stars in Leading Roles at the International Box Office (Rank 4,401-4,500) 4,420 $15,084
Top 100 Stars in Supporting Roles at the International Box Office (Rank 5,901-6,000) 5,932 $298,702,669
Top Live Action Stars at the International Box Office (Rank 5,301-5,400) 5,399 $313,089,810
Top Above the Line Stars at the International Box Office (Rank 2,201-2,300) 2,226 $167,168,623
Top Below the Line Stars at the International Box Office (Rank 12,101-12,200) 12,106 $121,590,579
Top Stars at the International Box Office (Rank 6,201-6,300) 6,269 $313,089,810
Top 100 Stars in Leading Roles at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 3,301-3,400) 3,312 $7,464,765
Top 100 Stars in Supporting Roles at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 3,901-4,000) 3,937 $716,959,820
Top Live Action Stars at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 2,001-2,100) 2,088 $1,123,711,631
Top Above the Line Stars at the Wordwide Box Office (Rank 1,701-1,800) 1,729 $460,933,806
Top Below the Line Stars at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 12,001-12,100) 12,052 $227,243,426
Top Stars at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 2,501-2,600) 2,514 $1,123,711,631
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Original Screenplay Movies (Rank 1,701-1,800) 1,770 $7,449,681
Top International Leading Stars for Original Screenplay Movies (Rank 3,201-3,300) 3,262 $15,084
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Original Screenplay Movies (Rank 2,201-2,300) 2,228 $7,464,765
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Live Action Movies (Rank 2,301-2,400) 2,328 $7,449,681
Top International Leading Stars for Live Action Movies (Rank 4,001-4,100) 4,082 $15,084
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Live Action Movies (Rank 2,901-3,000) 2,981 $7,464,765
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Contemporary Fiction Movies (Rank 1,501-1,600) 1,566 $7,449,681
Top International Leading Stars for Contemporary Fiction Movies (Rank 2,801-2,900) 2,834 $15,084
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Contemporary Fiction Movies (Rank 2,001-2,100) 2,019 $7,464,765
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Romantic Comedy Movies (Rank 301-400) 313 $7,449,681
Top International Leading Stars for Romantic Comedy Movies (Rank 401-500) 474 $15,084
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Romantic Comedy Movies (Rank 301-400) 378 $7,464,765
Top Domestic Leading Stars for PG-13 Movies (Rank 1,301-1,400) 1,337 $7,449,681
Top International Leading Stars for PG-13 Movies (Rank 1,501-1,600) 1,565 $15,084
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for PG-13 Movies (Rank 1,401-1,500) 1,444 $7,464,765


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