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Penelope Spheeris

Best known as a Director based on credits in that role in 9 films, with $342,977,248 worldwide aggregate box office (rank #422)
Best-known technical roles: Balls to the Wall (Director), The Beverly Hillbillies (Director), Black Sheep (Director), The Boys Next Door (Director), The Little Rascals (Director)
Best-known acting roles: Herself (Half the Picture), Cameo appearance (Wayne's World)
Most productive collaborators: Colleen Camp, Mike Myers, Rob Lowe, Lara Flynn Boyle, Brian Doyle-Murray

  1. Summary
  2. Acting Credits
  3. Technical Credits

Career Summary


  MoviesDomestic
Box Office
International
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
As an ActorInverviewee1$21,595$0$21,595
(Unclassified)1$121,697,323$61,400,000$183,097,323
In Technical RolesDirector9$253,018,414$89,958,834$342,977,248

Latest Ranking on Selected Box Office Record Lists


All Acting Credits


Release
Date
TitleRoleDomestic
Box Office
International
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
6/8/2018 Half the Picture Herself  $21,595 $0 $21,595
2/14/1992 Wayne's World Cameo appearance  $121,697,323 $61,400,000 $183,097,323
Movies: 2Totals:$121,718,918$61,400,000$183,118,918
  Averages:$60,859,459$30,700,000$91,559,459


Latest Ranking on All Acting Box Office Record Lists



All Technical Credits


Release
Date
TitleRoleDomestic
Box Office
International
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
10/21/2011 Balls to the Wall Director $3,140 $0 $3,140
12/31/2010 Gospel According to Janis Director $0 $0 $0
12/2/2005 The Kid & I Director $0 $0 $0
2/2/1996 Black Sheep Director $32,330,354 $0 $32,330,354
8/5/1994 The Little Rascals Director $51,764,950 $15,183,000 $66,947,950
10/15/1993 The Beverly Hillbillies Director $42,222,647 $13,375,834 $55,598,481
2/14/1992 Wayne's World Director $121,697,323 $61,400,000 $183,097,323
6/24/1988 Dudes Director $0 $0 $0
9/2/1987 The Boys Next Door Director $5,000,000 $0 $5,000,000
Movies: 9Totals:$253,018,414$89,958,834$342,977,248
  Averages:$28,113,157$9,995,426$38,108,583

Director Credits


Release
Date
TitleOpening
Weekend
Box Office
Max
Theater
Count
Domestic
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
Domestic
Share
10/21/2011 Balls to the Wall $3,140 10 $3,140 $3,140 100.0%
12/31/2010 Gospel According to Janis $0 0 $0 $0 0.0%
12/2/2005 The Kid & I $0 0 $0 $0 0.0%
2/2/1996 Black Sheep $10,593,609 2,092 $32,330,354 $32,330,354 100.0%
8/5/1994 The Little Rascals $10,028,065 1,927 $51,764,950 $66,947,950 77.3%
10/15/1993 The Beverly Hillbillies $9,525,375 2,162 $42,222,647 $55,598,481 75.9%
2/14/1992 Wayne's World $18,122,710 1,878 $121,697,323 $183,097,323 66.5%
6/24/1988 Dudes $0 0 $0 $0 0.0%
9/2/1987 The Boys Next Door $0 0 $5,000,000 $5,000,000 100.0%
Movies: 9Totals:  $253,018,414$342,977,248 
 Averages:$5,363,655897$28,113,157$38,108,58386.6%




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