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Richard Schiff

Best known as a Supporting Actor based on credits in that role in 24 films, with $3,847,386,063 worldwide aggregate box office (rank #155)
Best-known acting roles: Dr. Emil Hamilton (Man of Steel), Eddie Carr (The Lost World: Jurassic Park), Dr. Gene Reiss (Doctor Dolittle), Don Beiderman (Deep Impact), Jerry Wexler (Ray)
Most productive collaborators: Kevin Costner, Gerard Butler, Dean Devlin, Jim Sturgess, Steven Spielberg

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Career Summary


  MoviesDomestic
Box Office
International
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
As an ActorSupporting24$1,502,015,160$2,345,370,903$3,847,386,063
Lead Ensemble Member2$41,869$0$41,869
Cameo1$2,816,518$12,121,631$14,938,149
(Unclassified)24$442,009,622$144,463,980$586,473,602

Latest Ranking on Selected Box Office Record Lists


Featured TV on DVD Review: NCIS: Season Ten

August 19th, 2013

NCIS has been on TV for a decade. It started out as a reasonable ratings hit, but during its sixth season, its ratings jumped from 20s range, where it had been the first five seasons, to number five. It stayed in the top five for the next five years, but last year, it reached first place. It's odd for a show to take this long to reach first place. Hell, it's odd for a show to last this long. Can Season Ten possibly match its ratings in terms of quality? More...

Featured TV on DVD Review: House of Lies: Season One

December 16th, 2012

House of Lies debut in January of this year on Showtime. The cable network seems to specialize in flawed anti-heroes for their comedies. Many times this works, like with Shameless or Nurse Jackie, other times it doesn't, like with Californication or the later seasons of Weeds. Can the cast of lies maintain the balance between flawed and charming? Or have the writers mistakenly thought selfish and egotistical is a shortcut to compelling characters? More...

All Acting Credits


Release
Date
TitleRoleDomestic
Box Office
International
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
10/20/2017 Geostorm Senator Cross  $33,700,160 $186,100,000 $219,800,160
2/17/2017 American Fable Jonathan  $0 $0 $0
3/18/2016 Take Me to the River Don  $28,041 $0 $28,041
3/11/2016 The Automatic Hate Dr. Ronald Green  $4,603 $0 $4,603
6/3/2015 Entourage Director  $32,363,404 $13,861,922 $46,225,326
12/10/2014 The Gambler Jeweler  $33,680,992 $5,037,039 $38,718,031
11/28/2014 Before I Disappear Bruce  $8,251 $0 $8,251
10/10/2014 Kill the Messenger Richard Zuckerman  $2,450,846 $4,205,859 $6,656,705
5/2/2014 Decoding Annie Parker Allen  $39,850 $0 $39,850
6/14/2013 Man of Steel Dr. Emil Hamilton  $291,045,518 $376,954,000 $667,999,518
1/25/2013 Knife Fight Dimitris  $2,019 $0 $2,019
10/21/2011 Johnny English Reborn Fisher  $8,406,711 $156,233,690 $164,640,401
6/12/2009 Imagine That   $16,222,392 $0 $16,222,392
12/25/2008 Last Chance Harvey   $14,889,042 $19,598,160 $34,487,202
11/2/2007 Martian Child Lefkowitz  $7,500,310 $1,851,779 $9,352,089
5/4/2007 Civic Duty Agent Hillary  $95,953 $0 $95,953
10/29/2004 Ray Jerry Wexler  $75,305,995 $49,517,099 $124,823,094
4/25/2003 People I Know Elliot Sharansky  $121,972 $5,572,241 $5,694,213
12/28/2001 I Am Sam Turner  $40,270,895 $52,271,523 $92,542,418
6/1/2001 What's the Worst That Could Happen? Walter Greenbaum  $32,267,774 $6,194,297 $38,462,071
10/27/2000 Lucky Numbers Jerry Green  $10,014,234 $0 $10,014,234
3/24/2000 Whatever it Takes P.E. Teacher  $8,735,529 $0 $8,735,529
2/4/2000 Gun Shy Elliott  $1,638,202 $0 $1,638,202
10/22/1999 Crazy in Alabama Norman  $1,954,202 $0 $1,954,202
3/19/1999 Forces of Nature Joe  $52,957,800 $41,000,000 $93,957,800
10/30/1998 Living Out Loud Philly  $12,905,901 $0 $12,905,901
6/26/1998 Doctor Dolittle Dr. Gene Reiss  $144,156,605 $150,000,000 $294,156,605
5/8/1998 Deep Impact Don Beiderman  $140,464,664 $209,000,000 $349,464,664
5/30/1997 Rough Magic Wiggins  $171,979 $0 $171,979
5/22/1997 The Lost World: Jurassic Park Eddie Carr  $229,086,679 $389,552,320 $618,638,999
4/25/1997 Volcano Haskins  $47,546,796 $72,553,204 $120,100,000
2/14/1997 Touch Jerry  $408,097 $0 $408,097
12/25/1996 Michael Italian Waiter  $95,345,070 $24,400,000 $119,745,070
9/13/1996 Grace of My Heart Audition Record Producer  $617,632 $0 $617,632
8/30/1996 The Trigger Effect Gun Shop Clerk  $3,608,238 $0 $3,608,238
5/31/1996 The Arrival Calvin  $14,031,906 $0 $14,031,906
2/16/1996 City Hall Larry Schwartz  $20,278,055 $0 $20,278,055
9/22/1995 Se7en Mark Swarr  $100,125,643 $228,000,000 $328,125,643
3/1/1995 Tank Girl Trooper in Trench  $4,064,333 $0 $4,064,333
6/10/1994 Speed Train Driver  $121,248,145 $161,951,855 $283,200,000
3/30/1994 Major League II Director  $30,626,182 $0 $30,626,182
3/11/1994 The Hudsucker Proxy Mailroom Screamer  $2,816,518 $12,121,631 $14,938,149
12/29/1993 Ghost in the Machine Scanner Technician  $4,731,273 $0 $4,731,273
11/12/1993 My Life Young Bill  $27,484,464 $0 $27,484,464
12/25/1992 Hoffa Government Attorney  $23,365,858 $5,025,615 $28,391,473
11/25/1992 The Bodyguard Skip Thomas, Oscar Show Director  $121,945,720 $288,954,280 $410,900,000
11/18/1992 Malcolm X JFK Reporter  $48,169,910 $0 $48,169,910
10/14/1992 The Public Eye Photographer - Thompson Street  $3,067,917 $0 $3,067,917
8/21/1992 Rapid Fire Art teacher  $14,356,479 $0 $14,356,479
2/1/1992 Stop! Or My Mom Will Shoot Gun Clerk  $28,411,000 $42,000,000 $70,411,000
8/1/1990 Young Guns II Rat Bag  $44,143,410 $0 $44,143,410
Movies: 51Totals:$1,946,883,169$2,501,956,514$4,448,839,683
  Averages:$38,174,180$49,057,971$87,232,151

Leading or Lead Ensemble Roles


Release
Date
TitleOpening
Weekend
Box Office
Max
Theater
Count
Domestic
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
Domestic
Share
5/2/2014 Decoding Annie Parker $16,781 13 $39,850 $39,850 100.0%
1/25/2013 Knife Fight $0 2 $2,019 $2,019 100.0%
Movies: 2Totals:  $41,869$41,869 
 Averages:$8,3918$20,935$20,935100.0%

Supporting Roles


Release
Date
TitleOpening
Weekend
Box Office
Max
Theater
Count
Domestic
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
Domestic
Share
10/20/2017 Geostorm $13,707,376 3,246 $33,700,160 $219,800,160 15.3%
2/17/2017 American Fable $0 0 $0 $0 0.0%
3/18/2016 Take Me to the River $1,509 11 $28,041 $28,041 100.0%
3/11/2016 The Automatic Hate $2,346 3 $4,603 $4,603 100.0%
6/3/2015 Entourage $10,283,250 3,108 $32,363,404 $46,225,326 70.0%
12/10/2014 The Gambler $0 2,494 $33,680,992 $38,718,031 87.0%
11/28/2014 Before I Disappear $2,676 3 $8,251 $8,251 100.0%
10/10/2014 Kill the Messenger $941,809 427 $2,450,846 $6,656,705 36.8%
6/14/2013 Man of Steel $116,619,362 4,207 $291,045,518 $667,999,518 43.6%
10/21/2011 Johnny English Reborn $3,833,300 1,554 $8,406,711 $164,640,401 5.1%
6/12/2009 Imagine That $5,503,519 3,011 $16,222,392 $16,222,392 100.0%
11/2/2007 Martian Child $3,376,669 2,020 $7,500,310 $9,352,089 80.2%
10/29/2004 Ray $20,039,730 2,474 $75,305,995 $124,823,094 60.3%
4/25/2003 People I Know $34,211 8 $121,972 $5,694,213 2.1%
3/19/1999 Forces of Nature $13,510,728 2,335 $52,957,800 $93,957,800 56.4%
6/26/1998 Doctor Dolittle $29,014,324 2,874 $144,156,605 $294,156,605 49.0%
5/8/1998 Deep Impact $41,152,375 3,280 $140,464,664 $349,464,664 40.2%
5/22/1997 The Lost World: Jurassic Park $72,132,785 3,565 $229,086,679 $618,638,999 37.0%
4/25/1997 Volcano $14,581,740 2,777 $47,546,796 $120,100,000 39.6%
2/16/1996 City Hall $8,012,442 1,815 $20,278,055 $20,278,055 100.0%
9/22/1995 Se7en $13,949,807 2,528 $100,125,643 $328,125,643 30.5%
6/10/1994 Speed $14,456,194 2,169 $121,248,145 $283,200,000 42.8%
12/25/1992 Hoffa $6,406,012 1,103 $23,365,858 $28,391,473 82.3%
11/25/1992 The Bodyguard $16,611,793 1,806 $121,945,720 $410,900,000 29.7%
Movies: 24Totals:  $1,502,015,160$3,847,386,063 
 Averages:$16,840,5821,951$62,583,965$160,307,75356.9%

Latest Ranking on All Acting Box Office Record Lists


RecordRankAmount
Top 100 Stars in Leading Roles at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 4,801-4,900) 4,871 $41,869
Top 100 Stars in Supporting Roles at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 101-200) 170 $1,502,015,160
Top Live Action Stars at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 101-200) 180 $1,944,066,651
Top Above the Line Stars at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 801-900) 877 $434,819,618
Top Below the Line Stars at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 101-200) 133 $1,023,114,682
Top Stars in Cameo Roles at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 1,301-1,400) 1,349 $2,816,518
Top Stars at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 201-300) 266 $1,946,883,169
Top 100 Stars in Supporting Roles at the International Box Office (Rank 101-200) 168 $2,345,370,903
Top Live Action Stars at the International Box Office (Rank 101-200) 189 $2,489,834,883
Top Above the Line Stars at the International Box Office (Rank 501-600) 537 $884,257,389
Top Below the Line Stars at the International Box Office (Rank 101-200) 191 $1,453,689,494
Top Stars in Cameo Roles at the International Box Office (Rank 801-900) 892 $12,121,631
Top Stars at the International Box Office (Rank 201-300) 282 $2,501,956,514
Top 100 Stars in Leading Roles at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 5,501-5,600) 5,564 $41,869
Top 100 Stars in Supporting Roles at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 101-200) 155 $3,847,386,063
Top Live Action Stars at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 101-200) 169 $4,433,901,534
Top Above the Line Stars at the Wordwide Box Office (Rank 601-700) 642 $1,319,077,007
Top Below the Line Stars at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 101-200) 171 $2,476,804,176
Top Stars in Cameo Roles at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 1,201-1,300) 1,207 $14,938,149
Top Stars at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 201-300) 261 $4,448,839,683
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Original Screenplay Movies (Rank 3,401-3,500) 3,465 $41,869
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Original Screenplay Movies (Rank 4,001-4,100) 4,014 $41,869
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Live Action Movies (Rank 4,401-4,500) 4,471 $41,869
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Live Action Movies (Rank 5,101-5,200) 5,131 $41,869
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Contemporary Fiction Movies (Rank 3,101-3,200) 3,125 $41,869
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Contemporary Fiction Movies (Rank 3,501-3,600) 3,597 $41,869
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Drama Movies (Rank 2,101-2,200) 2,165 $39,850
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Thriller/Suspense Movies (Rank 901-1,000) 942 $2,019
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Drama Movies (Rank 2,401-2,500) 2,449 $39,850
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Thriller/Suspense Movies (Rank 1,001-1,100) 1,065 $2,019
Top Domestic Leading Stars for R Movies (Rank 2,301-2,400) 2,308 $41,869
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for R Movies (Rank 2,501-2,600) 2,510 $41,869


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