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David Schwimmer

Best known as an Actor based on credits in that role in 17 films, with $2,287,681,703 worldwide aggregate box office (rank #924)
Best-known acting roles: Melman (Madagascar 3: Europe's Most Wanted), Melman (Madagascar: Escape 2 Africa), Melman The Giraffe (Madagascar), Frank Martin (Six Days, Seven Nights), Cop (Wolf)
Best-known technical roles: Run, Fatboy, Run (Director), Trust (Producer), Trust (Director)
Most productive collaborators: Eric Darnell, Ben Stiller, Tom McGrath, Chris Rock, Jada Pinkett Smith

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  4. Technical Credits

Career Summary


  MoviesDomestic
Box Office
International
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
As an ActorSupporting4$76,337,076$92,154,033$168,491,109
Lead Ensemble Member2$396,566,362$950,035,683$1,346,602,045
Leading2$193,595,521$362,964,045$556,559,566
Cameo1$65,011,757$66,000,000$131,011,757
(Unclassified)8$76,517,226$8,500,000$85,017,226
In Technical RolesDirector2$6,123,278$27,508,998$33,632,276
Producer1$120,016$0$120,016

Latest Ranking on Selected Box Office Record Lists


Featured DVD Review: Madly Madagascar

January 27th, 2013

Madly Madagascar is a Valentine's Day special from the Madagascar franchise. Will fans of the movies be interested in watching it? And is the DVD worth picking up? More...

Featured Blu-ray / DVD Review: Madagascar 3: Europe's Most Wanted

October 18th, 2012

The movie business deals with such huge numbers that it is no surprise executives are rather conservative when it comes to making movies. When $100 million is low-budget for a tentpole release, you can't afford to experiment. This is why there are so many franchises out there. Madagascar was extended to a trilogy this summer. But has the original idea been stretched too far? Or is there a lot of life left in these characters? More...

All Acting Credits


Release
Date
TitleRoleDomestic
Box Office
International
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
5/3/2013 The Iceman Josh Rosenthal  $1,930,282 $1,693,327 $3,623,609
6/8/2012 Madagascar 3: Europe's Most Wanted Melman  $216,391,482 $530,529,789 $746,921,271
12/19/2008 Nothing But the Truth Ray Armstrong  $3,500 $0 $3,500
11/7/2008 Madagascar: Escape 2 Africa Melman  $180,174,880 $419,505,894 $599,680,774
11/11/2005 Duane Hopwood Duane Hopwood  $13,510 $0 $13,510
5/27/2005 Madagascar Melman The Giraffe  $193,595,521 $362,964,045 $556,559,566
7/25/2003 Hotel Jonathan Danderfine  $28,839 $0 $28,839
10/23/1998 Apt Pupil Edward French  $8,863,193 $0 $8,863,193
10/16/1998 All the Rage Chris  $198,553 $0 $198,553
6/12/1998 Six Days, Seven Nights Frank Martin  $74,339,294 $90,460,706 $164,800,000
2/27/1998 Kissing a Fool Max Abbott  $4,100,505 $0 $4,100,505
12/31/1997 Breast Men Dr. Kevin Saunders   $0 $0 $0
5/3/1996 The Pallbearer Tom Thompson  $5,656,388 $0 $5,656,388
6/17/1994 Wolf Cop  $65,011,757 $66,000,000 $131,011,757
1/1/1993 Twenty Bucks Neil Campbell  $64,000 $0 $64,000
1/18/1991 Flight of the Intruder Duty Officer  $14,471,440 $0 $14,471,440
3/25/1988 Biloxi Blues Soldier on train  $43,184,798 $8,500,000 $51,684,798
Movies: 17Totals:$808,027,942$1,479,653,761$2,287,681,703
  Averages:$47,531,055$87,038,457$134,569,512

Leading or Lead Ensemble Roles


Release
Date
TitleOpening
Weekend
Box Office
Max
Theater
Count
Domestic
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
Domestic
Share
6/8/2012 Madagascar 3: Europe's Most Wanted $60,316,738 4,263 $216,391,482 $746,921,271 29.0%
11/7/2008 Madagascar: Escape 2 Africa $63,106,589 4,065 $180,174,880 $599,680,774 30.0%
5/27/2005 Madagascar $47,224,594 4,142 $193,595,521 $556,559,566 34.8%
12/31/1997 Breast Men $0 0 $0 $0 0.0%
Movies: 4Totals:  $590,161,883$1,903,161,611 
 Averages:$42,661,9803,118$147,540,471$475,790,40331.3%

Supporting Roles


Release
Date
TitleOpening
Weekend
Box Office
Max
Theater
Count
Domestic
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
Domestic
Share
5/3/2013 The Iceman $87,946 258 $1,930,282 $3,623,609 53.3%
12/19/2008 Nothing But the Truth $3,500 2 $3,500 $3,500 100.0%
6/12/1998 Six Days, Seven Nights $16,485,276 2,606 $74,339,294 $164,800,000 45.1%
1/1/1993 Twenty Bucks $0 0 $64,000 $64,000 100.0%
Movies: 4Totals:  $76,337,076$168,491,109 
 Averages:$4,144,181717$19,084,269$42,122,77774.6%

Latest Ranking on All Acting Box Office Record Lists


RecordRankAmount
Top 100 Stars in Leading Roles at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 201-300) 290 $590,161,883
Top 100 Stars in Supporting Roles at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 18,301-18,400) 18,356 $76,337,076
Top Live Action Stars at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 9,801-9,900) 9,855 $152,854,302
Top Above the Line Stars at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 1,601-1,700) 1,673 $216,590,035
Top Below the Line Stars at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 5,501-5,600) 5,535 $195,525,803
Top Stars in Cameo Roles at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 601-700) 651 $65,011,757
Top Stars at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 1,301-1,400) 1,327 $808,027,942
Top 100 Stars in Leading Roles at the International Box Office (Rank 101-200) 152 $1,312,999,728
Top 100 Stars in Supporting Roles at the International Box Office (Rank 17,101-17,200) 17,128 $92,154,033
Top Live Action Stars at the International Box Office (Rank 15,901-16,000) 15,918 $100,654,033
Top Above the Line Stars at the International Box Office (Rank 1,001-1,100) 1,012 $530,529,789
Top Below the Line Stars at the International Box Office (Rank 3,601-3,700) 3,686 $364,657,372
Top Stars in Cameo Roles at the International Box Office (Rank 501-600) 569 $66,000,000
Top Stars at the International Box Office (Rank 701-800) 758 $1,479,653,761
Top 100 Stars in Leading Roles at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 101-200) 189 $1,903,161,611
Top 100 Stars in Supporting Roles at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 17,401-17,500) 17,484 $168,491,109
Top Live Action Stars at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 12,501-12,600) 12,594 $253,508,335
Top Above the Line Stars at the Wordwide Box Office (Rank 1,201-1,300) 1,221 $747,119,824
Top Below the Line Stars at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 4,101-4,200) 4,156 $560,183,175
Top Stars in Cameo Roles at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 501-600) 584 $131,011,757
Top Stars at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 901-1,000) 924 $2,287,681,703
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Original Screenplay Movies (Rank 101-200) 119 $590,161,883
Top International Leading Stars for Original Screenplay Movies 48 $1,312,999,728
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Original Screenplay Movies 62 $1,903,161,611
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Digital Animation Movies 22 $590,161,883
Top International Leading Stars for Digital Animation Movies 11 $1,312,999,728
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Digital Animation Movies 14 $1,903,161,611
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Kids Fiction Movies 27 $590,161,883
Top International Leading Stars for Kids Fiction Movies 11 $1,312,999,728
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Kids Fiction Movies 14 $1,903,161,611
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Adventure Movies 84 $590,161,883
Top International Leading Stars for Adventure Movies 39 $1,312,999,728
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Adventure Movies 47 $1,903,161,611
Top Domestic Leading Stars for PG Movies 53 $590,161,883
Top International Leading Stars for PG Movies 22 $1,312,999,728
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for PG Movies 26 $1,903,161,611
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Paramount Pictures Movies 37 $396,566,362
Top International Leading Stars for Paramount Pictures Movies 16 $950,035,683
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Paramount Pictures Movies 20 $1,346,602,045

All Technical Credits


Release
Date
TitleRoleDomestic
Box Office
International
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
4/1/2011 Trust Producer,
Director 
$120,016 $0 $120,016
3/28/2008 Run, Fatboy, Run Director $6,003,262 $27,508,998 $33,512,260
Movies: 2Totals:$6,123,278$27,508,998$33,632,276
  Averages:$3,061,639$13,754,499$16,816,138

Director Credits


Release
Date
TitleOpening
Weekend
Box Office
Max
Theater
Count
Domestic
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
Domestic
Share
4/1/2011 Trust $58,214 28 $120,016 $120,016 100.0%
3/28/2008 Run, Fatboy, Run $2,340,743 1,133 $6,003,262 $33,512,260 17.9%
Movies: 2Totals:  $6,123,278$33,632,276 
 Averages:$1,199,479581$3,061,639$16,816,13859.0%

Producer Credits


Release
Date
TitleOpening
Weekend
Box Office
Max
Theater
Count
Domestic
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
Domestic
Share
4/1/2011 Trust $58,214 28 $120,016 $120,016 100.0%
Movies: 1Totals:  $120,016$120,016 
 Averages:$58,21428$120,016$120,016100.0%



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