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Mercedes Ruehl

Best known as an Actress based on credits in that role in 17 films, with $462,906,998 worldwide aggregate box office (rank #7,517)
Best-known acting roles: Mrs. Baskin (Big), Irene Madigan (Last Action Hero), Anne Napolitano (The Fisher King), Eve (Heartburn), Connie Russo (Married to the Mob)
Most productive collaborators: Tom Hanks, Penny Marshall, Elizabeth Perkins, Robert Greenhut, James L. Brooks

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Career Summary


  MoviesDomestic
Box Office
International
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
As an ActorSupporting1$114,968,774$36,700,000$151,668,774
Cameo1$25,314,289$0$25,314,289
Inverviewee1$498,428$446,095$944,523
(Unclassified)14$197,038,073$87,941,339$284,979,412

Latest Ranking on Selected Box Office Record Lists


RecordRankAmount
Top Stars at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 4,101-4,200) 4,112 $337,819,564
Top Stars at the International Box Office (Rank 14,201-14,300) 14,252 $125,087,434
Top Stars at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 7,501-7,600) 7,517 $462,906,998

See the Acting Credits tab for all Acting Box Office Records and the Technical Credits tab for all Technical Box Office Records.


Featured Blu-ray Review: Big: 25th Anniversary Edition

December 9th, 2013

Big hits the home market this week with a 25th Anniversary Edition Blu-ray. Or if you want to be snarky, you could call it a 4th Anniversary Edition of the 2009 Blu-ray release. Is there anything new this time around? No. That said, if you didn't grab the Blu-ray the first time around, is the 25th Anniversary Edition worth it? More...

All Acting Credits


Release
Date
TitleRoleDomestic
Box Office
International
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
11/6/2015 Peggy Guggenheim: Art Addict Herself  $498,428 $446,095 $944,523
1/19/2001 The Amati Girls Grace  $47,767 $0 $47,767
11/17/2000 What's Cooking Elizabeth Avila  $1,045,899 $659,244 $1,705,143
9/10/1999 The Minus Man Jane  $370,668 $0 $370,668
6/18/1993 Last Action Hero Irene Madigan  $50,016,394 $87,282,095 $137,298,489
5/14/1993 Lost in Yonkers Bella Kurnitz  $9,285,189 $0 $9,285,189
9/20/1991 The Fisher King Anne Napolitano  $41,798,224 $0 $41,798,224
7/26/1991 Another You Elaine  $2,697,777 $0 $2,697,777
4/11/1990 Crazy People Dr. Liz Baylor  $13,204,459 $0 $13,204,459
10/13/1989 Crimes and Misdemeanors Party guest  $18,254,702 $0 $18,254,702
3/17/1989 Slaves of New York Samantha  $463,972 $0 $463,972
8/19/1988 Married to the Mob Connie Russo  $21,486,757 $0 $21,486,757
6/3/1988 Big Mrs. Baskin  $114,968,774 $36,700,000 $151,668,774
2/13/1987 84 Charing Cross Road Kay  $1,083,486 $0 $1,083,486
1/30/1987 Radio Days Ad Men  $14,792,779 $0 $14,792,779
7/25/1986 Heartburn Eve  $25,314,289 $0 $25,314,289
2/9/1979 The Warriors Policewoman in Central Park  $22,490,000 $0 $22,490,000
Movies: 17Totals:$337,819,564$125,087,434$462,906,998
  Averages:$19,871,739$7,358,084$27,229,823


Supporting Roles


Release
Date
TitleOpening
Weekend
Box Office
Max
Theater
Count
Domestic
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
Domestic
Share
6/3/1988 Big $8,216,190 1,419 $114,968,774 $151,668,774 75.8%
Movies: 1Totals:  $114,968,774$151,668,774 
 Averages:$8,216,1901,419$114,968,774$151,668,77475.8%

Latest Ranking on All Acting Box Office Record Lists




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