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Rod Steiger

Best known as an Actor based on credits in that role in 20 films, with $789,471,037 worldwide aggregate box office (rank #4,186)
Best-known acting roles: Father Kovak (End of Days), Judge H. Lee Sorokin (The Hurricane), Joe Leon (The Specialist), Father Delaney (The Amityville Horror), General Decker (Mars Attacks!)
Most productive collaborators: Jack Nicholson, Tim Burton, Denzel Washington, Norman Jewison, Glenn Close

  1. Summary
  2. Acting Credits
  3. Technical Credits

Career Summary


  MoviesDomestic
Box Office
International
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
As an ActorSupporting2$88,470,258$86,857,000$175,327,258
Leading1$86,432,520$0$86,432,520
Cameo1$21,706,101$7,170,601$28,876,702
(Unclassified)16$342,547,002$156,287,555$498,834,557

Career Trend

This graph shows Rod Steiger’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


All Acting Credits


Release
Date
TitleRoleDomestic
Box Office
International
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
2/28/2003 Poolhall Junkies Nick  $563,711 $0 $563,711
12/29/1999 The Hurricane Judge H. Lee Sorokin  $50,699,241 $23,257,000 $73,956,241
11/24/1999 End of Days Father Kovak  $66,889,043 $145,137,932 $212,026,975
10/22/1999 Crazy in Alabama Judge Mead  $1,954,202 $0 $1,954,202
6/25/1999 Shiloh 2: Shiloh Season Doc Wallace  $33,000 $0 $33,000
4/25/1997 Shiloh Doc Wallace  $1,002,175 $0 $1,002,175
12/13/1996 Mars Attacks! General Decker  $37,771,017 $63,600,000 $101,371,017
8/23/1996 Carpool Mr. Hammerman  $3,325,651 $0 $3,325,651
10/7/1994 The Specialist Joe Leon  $57,362,581 $0 $57,362,581
4/10/1992 The Player Himself  $21,706,101 $7,170,601 $28,876,702
1/13/1989 January Man Eamon Flynn  $4,611,062 $0 $4,611,062
5/31/1988 American Gothic   $0 $0 $0
4/24/1981 Cattle Annie and Little Britches Tilghman  $115,679 $0 $115,679
1/1/1980 Lion of the Desert Benito Mussolini  $1,500,000 $0 $1,500,000
8/3/1979 The Amityville Horror Father Delaney  $86,432,520 $0 $86,432,520
4/13/1978 F.I.S.T Senator Andrew Madison  $20,388,920 $0 $20,388,920
8/2/1967 In the Heat of the Night Bill Gillespie  $24,379,978 $11,130 $24,391,108
12/22/1965 Doctor Zhivago Komarovsky  $111,721,000 $138,493 $111,859,493
10/4/1962 The Longest Day Destroyer Commander  $39,100,000 $11,000,000 $50,100,000
7/28/1954 On the Waterfront Charley Malloy  $9,600,000 $0 $9,600,000
Movies: 20Totals:$539,155,881$250,315,156$789,471,037
  Averages:$26,957,794$12,515,758$39,473,552

Leading or Lead Ensemble Roles


Release
Date
TitleOpening
Weekend
Box Office
Max
Theater
Count
Domestic
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
Domestic
Share
8/3/1979 The Amityville Horror $7,843,467 868 $86,432,520 $86,432,520 100.0%
Movies: 1Totals:  $86,432,520$86,432,520 
 Averages:$7,843,467868$86,432,520$86,432,520100.0%

Supporting Roles


Release
Date
TitleOpening
Weekend
Box Office
Max
Theater
Count
Domestic
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
Domestic
Share
12/29/1999 The Hurricane $384,640 2,720 $50,699,241 $73,956,241 68.6%
12/13/1996 Mars Attacks! $9,384,272 1,955 $37,771,017 $101,371,017 37.3%
Movies: 2Totals:  $88,470,258$175,327,258 
 Averages:$4,884,4562,338$44,235,129$87,663,62952.9%

Latest Ranking on All Acting Box Office Record Lists


RecordRankAmount
Top 100 Stars in Leading Roles at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 1,201-1,300) 1,207 $86,432,520
Top 100 Stars in Supporting Roles at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 16,101-16,200) 16,163 $88,470,258
Top Live Action Stars at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 2,001-2,100) 2,083 $517,449,780
Top Above the Line Stars at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 1,901-2,000) 1,952 $174,902,778
Top Stars in Cameo Roles at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 1,001-1,100) 1,054 $21,706,101
Top Stars at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 2,201-2,300) 2,247 $539,155,881
Top 100 Stars in Supporting Roles at the International Box Office (Rank 17,701-17,800) 17,725 $86,857,000
Top Live Action Stars at the International Box Office (Rank 6,901-7,000) 6,939 $243,144,555
Top Above the Line Stars at the International Box Office (Rank 2,901-3,000) 2,962 $86,857,000
Top Stars in Cameo Roles at the International Box Office (Rank 901-1,000) 945 $7,170,601
Top Stars at the International Box Office (Rank 7,701-7,800) 7,758 $250,315,156
Top 100 Stars in Leading Roles at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 1,601-1,700) 1,685 $86,432,520
Top 100 Stars in Supporting Roles at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 16,601-16,700) 16,647 $175,327,258
Top Live Action Stars at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 3,701-3,800) 3,780 $760,594,335
Top Above the Line Stars at the Wordwide Box Office (Rank 2,301-2,400) 2,393 $261,759,778
Top Stars in Cameo Roles at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 1,001-1,100) 1,069 $28,876,702
Top Stars at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 4,101-4,200) 4,186 $789,471,037
Highest Grossing Stars of 1980 at the Domestic Box Office 38 99
Highest Grossing Stars of 1981 at the Domestic Box Office 32 99
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Based on Fiction Book/Short Story Movies (Rank 301-400) 330 $86,432,520
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Based on Fiction Book/Short Story Movies (Rank 501-600) 510 $86,432,520
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Live Action Movies (Rank 901-1,000) 966 $86,432,520
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Live Action Movies (Rank 1,401-1,500) 1,416 $86,432,520
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Horror Movies 46 $86,432,520
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Horror Movies (Rank 101-200) 111 $86,432,520
Top Domestic Leading Stars for R Movies (Rank 401-500) 442 $86,432,520
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for R Movies (Rank 601-700) 673 $86,432,520


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