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Mickey Rooney

Best known as an Actor based on credits in that role in 18 films, with $1,393,986,055 worldwide aggregate box office (rank #1,882)
Best-known acting roles: Gus (Night at the Museum), Gus (Night at the Museum: Secret of the Tomb), Himself (The Muppets), Adult Tod (The Fox and the Hound), Nervous Waiter (Babe: Pig in the City)
Most productive collaborators: Shawn Levy, Ben Stiller, Carla Gugino, Thomas M. Hammel, Dick Van Dyke

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Career Summary


  MoviesDomestic
Box Office
International
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
As an ActorCameo3$110,445,782$123,158,000$233,603,782
Leading3$41,599,643$0$41,599,643
Supporting2$364,609,889$571,383,139$935,993,028
Inverviewee1$0$0$0
(Unclassified)9$169,089,602$13,700,000$182,789,602

Career Trend

This graph shows Mickey Rooney’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


Featured Blu-ray / DVD Review: Night at the Museum: Secret of the Tomb

April 5th, 2015

Night at the Museum: Secret of the Tomb is the third film, and likely final film, in the Night at the Museum franchise. The previous two films were very profitable, but the films have never really won over critics. This film had the weakest run at the box office, but is it also the weakest in terms of quality? More...

All Acting Credits


Release
Date
TitleRoleDomestic
Box Office
International
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
7/24/2015 The Outrageous Sophie Tucker Himself  $0 $0 $0
12/19/2014 Night at the Museum: Secret of the Tomb Gus  $113,746,621 $242,800,000 $356,546,621
11/23/2011 The Muppets Himself  $88,625,922 $72,346,000 $160,971,922
12/22/2006 Night at the Museum Gus  $250,863,268 $328,583,139 $579,446,407
11/25/1998 Babe: Pig in the City Nervous Waiter  $18,319,860 $50,812,000 $69,131,860
9/1/1998 The Human Comedy Homer Macauley  $0 $0 $0
1/1/1992 Little Nemo: Adventures in Slumberland Flip  $1,368,210 $0 $1,368,210
3/1/1991 My Heroes Have Always Been Cowboys Junion, Jesse's Roommate at Retirement Home  $3,603,615 $0 $3,603,615
9/22/1989 Erik the Viking Erik's Grandfather  $1,932,642 $0 $1,932,642
3/29/1985 The Care Bears Movie Mr. Cherrywood  $22,934,000 $0 $22,934,000
7/10/1981 The Fox and the Hound Adult Tod  $43,899,231 $0 $43,899,231
10/17/1979 The Black Stallion Henry Dailey   $37,799,643 $0 $37,799,643
11/3/1977 Pete’s Dragon Lampie  $36,000,000 $0 $36,000,000
11/7/1963 It's a Mad Mad Mad Mad World Ding "Ding" Bell  $46,300,000 $13,700,000 $60,000,000
10/5/1961 Breakfast at Tiffany's Mr. Yunioshi  $9,551,904 $0 $9,551,904
1/1/1948 Words and Music Lorenz Hart  $3,500,000 $0 $3,500,000
11/26/1943 Girl Crazy Danny Churchill, Jr.  $3,800,000 $0 $3,800,000
1/1/1943 Thousands Cheer Cameo  $3,500,000 $0 $3,500,000
Movies: 18Totals:$685,744,916$708,241,139$1,393,986,055
  Averages:$38,096,940$39,346,730$77,443,670

Leading or Lead Ensemble Roles


Release
Date
TitleOpening
Weekend
Box Office
Max
Theater
Count
Domestic
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
Domestic
Share
9/1/1998 The Human Comedy $0 0 $0 $0 0.0%
10/17/1979 The Black Stallion $0 0 $37,799,643 $37,799,643 100.0%
11/26/1943 Girl Crazy $0 0 $3,800,000 $3,800,000 100.0%
Movies: 3Totals:  $41,599,643$41,599,643 
 Averages:$00$13,866,548$13,866,548100.0%

Supporting Roles


Release
Date
TitleOpening
Weekend
Box Office
Max
Theater
Count
Domestic
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
Domestic
Share
12/19/2014 Night at the Museum: Secret of the Tomb $17,100,520 3,914 $113,746,621 $356,546,621 31.9%
12/22/2006 Night at the Museum $30,433,781 3,768 $250,863,268 $579,446,407 43.3%
Movies: 2Totals:  $364,609,889$935,993,028 
 Averages:$23,767,1513,841$182,304,945$467,996,51437.6%

Latest Ranking on All Acting Box Office Record Lists


RecordRankAmount
Top 100 Stars in Leading Roles at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 1,701-1,800) 1,766 $41,599,643
Top 100 Stars in Supporting Roles at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 2,801-2,900) 2,838 $364,609,889
Top Live Action Stars at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 2,001-2,100) 2,043 $531,399,903
Top Above the Line Stars at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 1,201-1,300) 1,298 $292,462,911
Top Below the Line Stars at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 5,201-5,300) 5,214 $202,372,543
Top Stars in Cameo Roles at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 301-400) 350 $110,445,782
Top Stars at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 1,601-1,700) 1,668 $685,744,916
Top 100 Stars in Supporting Roles at the International Box Office (Rank 2,301-2,400) 2,391 $571,383,139
Top Live Action Stars at the International Box Office (Rank 2,301-2,400) 2,375 $585,083,139
Top Above the Line Stars at the International Box Office (Rank 1,401-1,500) 1,467 $328,583,139
Top Below the Line Stars at the International Box Office (Rank 4,401-4,500) 4,419 $315,146,000
Top Stars in Cameo Roles at the International Box Office (Rank 201-300) 261 $123,158,000
Top Stars at the International Box Office (Rank 2,201-2,300) 2,228 $708,241,139
Top 100 Stars in Leading Roles at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 2,201-2,300) 2,240 $41,599,643
Top 100 Stars in Supporting Roles at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 2,501-2,600) 2,574 $935,993,028
Top Live Action Stars at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 2,101-2,200) 2,110 $1,116,483,042
Top Above the Line Stars at the Wordwide Box Office (Rank 1,301-1,400) 1,400 $621,046,050
Top Below the Line Stars at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 4,601-4,700) 4,613 $517,518,543
Top Stars in Cameo Roles at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 301-400) 320 $233,603,782
Top Stars at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 1,801-1,900) 1,882 $1,393,986,055
Highest Grossing Stars of 1980 at the Domestic Box Office 73 81
Highest Grossing Stars of 1981 at the Domestic Box Office 54 81
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Based on Fiction Book/Short Story Movies (Rank 501-600) 543 $37,799,643
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Based on Musical or Opera Movies 42 $3,800,000
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Based on Fiction Book/Short Story Movies (Rank 701-800) 736 $37,799,643
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Based on Musical or Opera Movies 49 $3,800,000
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Live Action Movies (Rank 1,501-1,600) 1,502 $41,599,643
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Live Action Movies (Rank 1,901-2,000) 1,959 $41,599,643
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Contemporary Fiction Movies (Rank 1,701-1,800) 1,730 $3,800,000
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Historical Fiction Movies (Rank 301-400) 311 $37,799,643
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Contemporary Fiction Movies (Rank 2,201-2,300) 2,260 $3,800,000
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Historical Fiction Movies (Rank 401-500) 448 $37,799,643
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Drama Movies (Rank 401-500) 449 $37,799,643
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Musical Movies (Rank 101-200) 122 $3,800,000
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Drama Movies (Rank 601-700) 627 $37,799,643
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Musical Movies (Rank 101-200) 144 $3,800,000
Top Domestic Leading Stars for G Movies (Rank 101-200) 120 $37,799,643
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Not Rated Movies 87 $3,800,000
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for G Movies (Rank 101-200) 145 $37,799,643
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Not Rated Movies (Rank 501-600) 512 $3,800,000


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