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Rob Reiner

Best known as an Actor based on credits in that role in 26 films, with $1,332,924,226 worldwide aggregate box office (rank #2,017)
Best-known acting roles: Max Belfort (The Wolf of Wall Street), Jay (Sleepless in Seattle), Dr. Morris Packman (The First Wives Club), Helicopter pilot (Misery), Izzy Rosenblatt (Primary Colors)
Best-known technical roles: The Bucket List (Director), The Bucket List (Producer), A Few Good Men (Director), A Few Good Men (Producer), Rumor Has It (Director)
Most productive collaborators: Leonardo DiCaprio, Jack Nicholson, Martin Scorsese, Jonah Hill, Terence Winter

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Career Summary


  MoviesDomestic
Box Office
International
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
As an ActorSupporting8$493,347,435$466,750,601$960,098,036
Cameo4$174,261,375$9,510,292$183,771,667
Inverviewee2$70,950$0$70,950
Leading1$14,523,101$2,477,336$17,000,437
Lead Ensemble Member1$6,670,176$0$6,670,176
(Unclassified)10$164,312,960$1,000,000$165,312,960
In Technical RolesDirector20$678,286,617$276,725,835$955,012,452
Producer8$254,324,164$181,698,313$436,022,477
Screenwriter1$1,755,212$2,534,781$4,289,993

Latest Ranking on Selected Box Office Record Lists


Weekend Predictions: Are New Releases Worth Their Weight in Diamonds?

July 25th, 2014

Lucy poster

There are a trio of wide releases coming out this week, sort of. The first of these, if we go alphabetically is And So It Goes, but it is only opening in 1,762 theaters, which is not quite enough to be wide and likely not enough to reach the top five. Hercules and Lucy are both opening truly wide and both are earning reviews that are currently in the overall positive level. (Although it is close enough that it might change.) Lucy will very likely come out on top, while Hercules should earn second place. There's one more film of note, The Fluffy Movie, which is opening in 400 theaters and has a slim chance at making the top ten. This weekend last year saw the release of The Wolverine, which opened with $53.11 million. There's a chance the top two films won't make that much this year. In other words, 2014 is going to lose in the year-over-year comparison yet again. More...

2014 Preview: July

July 1st, 2014

Dawn of the Planet of the Apes poster

Overall, June was not good. Most films matched expectations, or came close enough that there weren't major disappointments. However, it looks like How to Train Your Dragon 2 will miss expectations by more than $100 million. This was such a massive amount that 2014 lost its lead over 2013 and not even Transformers: Age of Extinction's $100 million opening was able to turn things around. Looking forward to July, there's not a lot of good news. Dawn of the Planet of the Apes might be the only film coming out during July that will reach the $100 million milestone, but on the high end, it might reach the $200 million mark. There are a few others that have a shot, but are not favored to reach the century mark. On the other hand, there are more films that may or may not open / expand wide and even if they do, they will likely have no real impact at the box office. By comparison, last July, Despicable Me 2 was the top draw and finished with more than $350 million. There were also four other films that surpassed $100 million at the box office. It seems practically impossible for 2014 to match those numbers and will likely finish the month behind last year's pace. Overall, 2014 isn't doing poorly, but the summer has been much weaker than the spring was, so we've gone from potential record breaking year to merely average.

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Featured TV on DVD Review: New Girl: Season Two

October 17th, 2013

New Girl debuted in 2011 and even before it first aired, it had a lot of buzz. In fact, it was one of eight shows the Critics' Choice Television Award declared as Most Exciting New Series. Of those eight, six have since been canceled. Part of the reason there was so much buzz was that it was the first time Zooey Deschanel starred in a TV series. Does the show have more to than that? More...

Featured Blu-ray Review: The Princess Bride

October 25th, 2012

The 25th Anniversary Edition of The Princess Bride came out on Blu-ray at the beginning of the month, and since then three more versions have been released. I'm joking, but I do have a point. This film has been released on the home market more times than I can remember. It's not even the first time it has been released on Blu-ray. So is this edition worth picking up if you didn't grab it the first time? Is it worth the upgrade? More...

All Acting Credits


Release
Date
TitleRoleDomestic
Box Office
International
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
7/13/2018 Shock and Awe John Walcott  $0 $0 $0
3/3/2017 The Last Laugh Himself  $0 $0 $0
7/8/2016 Norman Lear: Just Another Version of You Himself  $70,950 $0 $70,950
7/25/2014 And So It Goes Artie  $15,160,801 $2,601,240 $17,762,041
12/25/2013 The Wolf of Wall Street Max Belfort  $116,900,694 $272,969,720 $389,870,414
9/15/2006 Everyone's Hero Screwie  $14,523,101 $2,477,336 $17,000,437
9/5/2003 Dickie Roberts: Former Child Star Himself  $22,734,486 $1,000,000 $23,734,486
6/20/2003 Alex & Emma Wirtschafter  $14,208,384 $1,150,199 $15,358,583
12/21/2001 The Majestic Studio Executive  $27,796,042 $9,510,292 $37,306,334
10/15/1999 The Story of Us Stan  $27,100,030 $0 $27,100,030
8/27/1999 The Muse Himself  $11,614,954 $0 $11,614,954
3/26/1999 EDtv Whitaker  $22,508,689 $12,811,000 $35,319,689
3/20/1998 Primary Colors Izzy Rosenblatt  $39,017,984 $0 $39,017,984
11/8/1996 Mad Dog Time Albert the Chauffeur  $80,026 $0 $80,026
9/20/1996 The First Wives Club Dr. Morris Packman  $105,489,203 $76,000,000 $181,489,203
1/1/1996 For Better or Worse Dr. Plosner  $41,628 $0 $41,628
3/17/1995 Bye Bye Love Dr. David Townsend  $12,073,560 $0 $12,073,560
12/21/1994 Mixed Nuts Dr. Marshall Kinsky  $6,670,176 $0 $6,670,176
10/21/1994 Bullets Over Broadway Sheldon Flender  $13,383,747 $0 $13,383,747
6/25/1993 Sleepless in Seattle Jay  $126,680,884 $101,218,442 $227,899,326
11/30/1990 Misery Helicopter pilot  $61,158,960 $0 $61,158,960
9/12/1990 Postcards from the Edge Joe Pierce  $37,963,281 $0 $37,963,281
12/11/1987 Throw Momma From the Train Joel  $53,380,796 $0 $53,380,796
3/2/1984 This is Spinal Tap Marty DiBergi  $4,736,202 $0 $4,736,202
12/14/1979 The Jerk Truck Driver Picking Up Navin  $73,691,419 $0 $73,691,419
1/1/1976 The Enforcer Man who gets bumped in chase scene  $46,200,000 $0 $46,200,000
Movies: 26Totals:$853,185,997$479,738,229$1,332,924,226
  Averages:$32,814,846$18,451,470$51,266,316

Leading or Lead Ensemble Roles


Release
Date
TitleOpening
Weekend
Box Office
Max
Theater
Count
Domestic
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
Domestic
Share
9/15/2006 Everyone's Hero $6,061,762 2,898 $14,523,101 $17,000,437 85.4%
12/21/1994 Mixed Nuts $2,307,850 1,318 $6,670,176 $6,670,176 100.0%
Movies: 2Totals:  $21,193,277$23,670,613 
 Averages:$4,184,8062,108$10,596,639$11,835,30792.7%

Supporting Roles


Release
Date
TitleOpening
Weekend
Box Office
Max
Theater
Count
Domestic
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
Domestic
Share
7/25/2014 And So It Goes $4,642,329 1,816 $15,160,801 $17,762,041 85.4%
12/25/2013 The Wolf of Wall Street $18,361,578 2,557 $116,900,694 $389,870,414 30.0%
6/20/2003 Alex & Emma $6,111,074 2,310 $14,208,384 $15,358,583 92.5%
3/26/1999 EDtv $8,311,290 2,631 $22,508,689 $35,319,689 63.7%
3/20/1998 Primary Colors $12,045,395 1,976 $39,017,984 $39,017,984 100.0%
9/20/1996 The First Wives Club $18,913,411 2,406 $105,489,203 $181,489,203 58.1%
6/25/1993 Sleepless in Seattle $17,253,733 1,657 $126,680,884 $227,899,326 55.6%
12/11/1987 Throw Momma From the Train $7,318,878 1,623 $53,380,796 $53,380,796 100.0%
Movies: 8Totals:  $493,347,435$960,098,036 
 Averages:$11,619,7112,122$61,668,429$120,012,25573.2%

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) 2,153 $21,193,277
Top 100 Stars in Supporting Roles at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 1,701-1,800) 1,748 $493,347,435
Top Live Action Stars at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 1,401-1,500) 1,495 $664,401,521
Top Above the Line Stars at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 2,101-2,200) 2,155 $155,859,749
Top Below the Line Stars at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 6,801-6,900) 6,862 $171,543,441
Top Stars in Cameo Roles at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 101-200) 185 $174,261,375
Top Stars at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 1,101-1,200) 1,194 $853,185,997
Top 100 Stars in Leading Roles at the International Box Office (Rank 3,001-3,100) 3,059 $2,477,336
Top 100 Stars in Supporting Roles at the International Box Office (Rank 3,301-3,400) 3,384 $466,750,601
Top Live Action Stars at the International Box Office (Rank 3,301-3,400) 3,346 $467,750,601
Top Above the Line Stars at the International Box Office (Rank 2,601-2,700) 2,685 $114,029,442
Top Below the Line Stars at the International Box Office (Rank 5,001-5,100) 5,009 $285,081,252
Top Stars in Cameo Roles at the International Box Office (Rank 901-1,000) 977 $9,510,292
Top Stars at the International Box Office (Rank 3,801-3,900) 3,840 $479,738,229
Top 100 Stars in Leading Roles at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 2,501-2,600) 2,595 $23,670,613
Top 100 Stars in Supporting Roles at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 2,401-2,500) 2,488 $960,098,036
Top Live Action Stars at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 2,001-2,100) 2,078 $1,132,152,122
Top Above the Line Stars at the Wordwide Box Office (Rank 2,401-2,500) 2,406 $269,889,191
Top Below the Line Stars at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 5,401-5,500) 5,493 $456,624,693
Top Stars in Cameo Roles at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 301-400) 400 $183,771,667
Top Stars at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 2,001-2,100) 2,017 $1,332,924,226
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Original Screenplay Movies (Rank 1,401-1,500) 1,444 $21,193,277
Top International Leading Stars for Original Screenplay Movies (Rank 2,001-2,100) 2,095 $2,477,336
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Original Screenplay Movies (Rank 1,701-1,800) 1,745 $23,670,613
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Live Action Movies (Rank 2,301-2,400) 2,393 $6,670,176
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Digital Animation Movies (Rank 301-400) 362 $14,523,101
Top International Leading Stars for Digital Animation Movies (Rank 401-500) 461 $2,477,336
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Live Action Movies (Rank 3,001-3,100) 3,074 $6,670,176
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Digital Animation Movies (Rank 401-500) 420 $17,000,437
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Contemporary Fiction Movies (Rank 1,601-1,700) 1,617 $6,670,176
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Kids Fiction Movies (Rank 501-600) 516 $14,523,101
Top International Leading Stars for Kids Fiction Movies (Rank 501-600) 592 $2,477,336
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Contemporary Fiction Movies (Rank 2,001-2,100) 2,085 $6,670,176
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Kids Fiction Movies (Rank 501-600) 563 $17,000,437
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Adventure Movies (Rank 801-900) 885 $14,523,101
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Comedy Movies (Rank 901-1,000) 924 $6,670,176
Top International Leading Stars for Adventure Movies (Rank 1,001-1,100) 1,013 $2,477,336
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Adventure Movies (Rank 901-1,000) 978 $17,000,437
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Comedy Movies (Rank 1,101-1,200) 1,117 $6,670,176
Top Domestic Leading Stars for PG-13 Movies (Rank 1,301-1,400) 1,355 $6,670,176
Top Domestic Leading Stars for G Movies (Rank 101-200) 159 $14,523,101
Top International Leading Stars for G Movies (Rank 101-200) 133 $2,477,336
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for PG-13 Movies (Rank 1,401-1,500) 1,469 $6,670,176
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for G Movies (Rank 101-200) 165 $17,000,437
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Sony Pictures Movies (Rank 501-600) 545 $6,670,176
Top Domestic Leading Stars for 20th Century Fox Movies (Rank 501-600) 537 $14,523,101
Top International Leading Stars for 20th Century Fox Movies (Rank 401-500) 483 $2,477,336
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Sony Pictures Movies (Rank 501-600) 571 $6,670,176
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for 20th Century Fox Movies (Rank 501-600) 561 $17,000,437

All Technical Credits


Release
Date
TitleRoleDomestic
Box Office
International
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
7/13/2018 Shock and Awe Producer,
Director 
$0 $0 $0
11/3/2017 LBJ Director,
Producer 
$2,468,683 $38,498 $2,507,181
5/6/2016 Being Charlie Director,
Producer 
$30,400 $0 $30,400
7/25/2014 And So It Goes Director,
Producer 
$15,160,801 $2,601,240 $17,762,041
7/6/2012 The Magic of Belle Isle Director,
Producer 
$102,388 $23,029 $125,417
8/6/2010 Flipped Producer,
Director,
Screenwriter 
$1,755,212 $2,534,781 $4,289,993
12/25/2007 The Bucket List Director,
Producer 
$93,466,502 $81,340,943 $174,807,445
12/25/2005 Rumor Has It Director $42,996,140 $45,937,422 $88,933,562
6/20/2003 Alex & Emma Director $14,208,384 $1,150,199 $15,358,583
10/15/1999 The Story of Us Director $27,100,030 $0 $27,100,030
12/20/1996 Ghosts of Mississippi Director $13,052,741 $0 $13,052,741
11/17/1995 The American President Director $60,022,813 $47,800,000 $107,822,813
7/22/1994 North Director $6,583,223 $0 $6,583,223
12/11/1992 A Few Good Men Director,
Producer 
$141,340,178 $95,159,822 $236,500,000
11/30/1990 Misery Director $61,158,960 $0 $61,158,960
7/14/1989 When Harry Met Sally… Director $92,823,546 $138,414 $92,961,960
9/25/1987 The Princess Bride Director $30,857,000 $1,487 $30,858,487
8/8/1986 Stand by Me Director $52,287,414 $0 $52,287,414
3/1/1985 The Sure Thing Director $18,136,000 $0 $18,136,000
3/2/1984 This is Spinal Tap Director $4,736,202 $0 $4,736,202
Movies: 20Totals:$678,286,617$276,725,835$955,012,452
  Averages:$33,914,331$13,836,292$47,750,623

Director Credits


Release
Date
TitleOpening
Weekend
Box Office
Max
Theater
Count
Domestic
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
Domestic
Share
7/13/2018 Shock and Awe $0 0 $0 $0 0.0%
11/3/2017 LBJ $1,110,565 659 $2,468,683 $2,507,181 98.5%
5/6/2016 Being Charlie $11,872 14 $30,400 $30,400 100.0%
7/25/2014 And So It Goes $4,642,329 1,816 $15,160,801 $17,762,041 85.4%
7/6/2012 The Magic of Belle Isle $10,367 10 $102,388 $125,417 81.6%
8/6/2010 Flipped $224,233 442 $1,755,212 $4,289,993 40.9%
12/25/2007 The Bucket List $335,837 2,915 $93,466,502 $174,807,445 53.5%
12/25/2005 Rumor Has It $3,470,000 2,815 $42,996,140 $88,933,562 48.3%
6/20/2003 Alex & Emma $6,111,074 2,310 $14,208,384 $15,358,583 92.5%
10/15/1999 The Story of Us $9,673,080 2,175 $27,100,030 $27,100,030 100.0%
12/20/1996 Ghosts of Mississippi $168,012 1,268 $13,052,741 $13,052,741 100.0%
11/17/1995 The American President $10,014,558 1,508 $60,022,813 $107,822,813 55.7%
7/22/1994 North $3,036,050 1,481 $6,583,223 $6,583,223 100.0%
12/11/1992 A Few Good Men $15,517,468 2,201 $141,340,178 $236,500,000 59.8%
11/30/1990 Misery $10,076,834 1,370 $61,158,960 $61,158,960 100.0%
7/14/1989 When Harry Met Sally… $0 1,171 $92,823,546 $92,961,960 99.9%
9/25/1987 The Princess Bride $206,243 788 $30,857,000 $30,858,487 100.0%
8/8/1986 Stand by Me $251,628 848 $52,287,414 $52,287,414 100.0%
3/1/1985 The Sure Thing $3,124,782 1,115 $18,136,000 $18,136,000 100.0%
3/2/1984 This is Spinal Tap $30,835 206 $4,736,202 $4,736,202 100.0%
Movies: 20Totals:  $678,286,617$955,012,452 
 Averages:$3,400,7881,256$33,914,331$47,750,62385.1%

Producer Credits


Release
Date
TitleOpening
Weekend
Box Office
Max
Theater
Count
Domestic
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
Domestic
Share
7/13/2018 Shock and Awe $0 0 $0 $0 0.0%
11/3/2017 LBJ $1,110,565 659 $2,468,683 $2,507,181 98.5%
5/6/2016 Being Charlie $11,872 14 $30,400 $30,400 100.0%
7/25/2014 And So It Goes $4,642,329 1,816 $15,160,801 $17,762,041 85.4%
7/6/2012 The Magic of Belle Isle $10,367 10 $102,388 $125,417 81.6%
8/6/2010 Flipped $224,233 442 $1,755,212 $4,289,993 40.9%
12/25/2007 The Bucket List $335,837 2,915 $93,466,502 $174,807,445 53.5%
12/11/1992 A Few Good Men $15,517,468 2,201 $141,340,178 $236,500,000 59.8%
Movies: 8Totals:  $254,324,164$436,022,477 
 Averages:$2,731,5841,007$31,790,521$54,502,81074.2%

Writer Credits


Release
Date
TitleOpening
Weekend
Box Office
Max
Theater
Count
Domestic
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
Domestic
Share
8/6/2010 Flipped $224,233 442 $1,755,212 $4,289,993 40.9%
Movies: 1Totals:  $1,755,212$4,289,993 
 Averages:$224,233442$1,755,212$4,289,99340.9%


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