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Daniel Stern

Best known as an Actor based on credits in that role in 31 films, with $1,360,725,853 worldwide aggregate box office (rank #1,951)
Best-known acting roles: Marv (Home Alone), Marv Merchants (Home Alone 2: Lost in New York), Phil Berquist (City Slickers), Phil Brickman (Rookie of the Year), Phil Berquist (City Slickers II: The Legend of Curly's Gold)
Best-known technical roles: Page One: Inside the New York Times (Executive Producer), Rookie of the Year (Director)
Most productive collaborators: Macaulay Culkin, Chris Columbus, Joe Pesci, John Hughes, Catherine O'Hara

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Career Summary


  MoviesDomestic
Box Office
International
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
As an ActorSupporting3$20,338,473$11,145,504$31,483,977
Leading2$193,585,516$185,409,334$378,994,850
Lead Ensemble Member1$285,761,243$190,923,432$476,684,675
(Unclassified)25$473,562,351$0$473,562,351
In Technical RolesDirector1$53,579,269$0$53,579,269
Executive Producer1$1,067,028$0$1,067,028

Career Trend

This graph shows Daniel Stern’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


2014 - Holiday Gift Guide - Part II

December 7th, 2014

This week on the Holiday Gift Guide, we tackle TV on DVD releases. As usual, I will only talk about first season and complete series updates, because you don't need me to tell you if Modern Family: Season Five on DVD would be a good gift or not. Do you know someone who owns and likes the first four seasons but doesn't have season five on DVD yet? Buy it. Or maybe not. Maybe they are waiting for it to come out on Blu-ray. Okay, bad example. But you get were I'm coming from. Unfortunately, this year's collection seems rather weak. There were only three new TV shows from last year that I really liked and there are not as many Full-Season Megasets to compensate. Worst still, some of these Megasets that are coming out are like True Blood or How I Met Your Mother and ended on a really weak note. More...

All Acting Credits


Release
Date
TitleRoleDomestic
Box Office
International
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
10/30/2012 A Christmas Story 2   $0 $0 $0
6/10/2008 Otis Will Lawson  $0 $0 $0
5/18/2007 The Last Time John  $0 $0 $0
2/22/2002 How to Kill Your Neighbor's Dog Guest at costume party  $48,564 $0 $48,564
11/25/1998 Very Bad Things Adam Berkow  $9,949,470 $11,145,504 $21,094,974
4/19/1996 Celtic Pride Mike O'Hara  $9,240,378 $0 $9,240,378
8/4/1995 Bushwhacked Max Grabelski  $7,377,107 $0 $7,377,107
6/10/1994 City Slickers II: The Legend of Curly… Phil Berquist  $43,440,947 $0 $43,440,947
7/7/1993 Rookie of the Year Phil Brickman  $53,579,269 $0 $53,579,269
11/20/1992 Home Alone 2: Lost in New York Marv Merchants  $173,585,516 $185,409,334 $358,994,850
6/7/1991 City Slickers Phil Berquist  $124,033,791 $0 $124,033,791
11/16/1990 Home Alone Marv   $285,761,243 $190,923,432 $476,684,675
8/17/1990 My Blue Heaven Will Stubbs  $23,591,472 $0 $23,591,472
3/9/1990 Coupe De Ville Marvin Libner  $592,089 $0 $592,089
8/25/1989 Little Monsters Glen Stevenson  $542,939 $0 $542,939
3/17/1989 Leviathan Buzz "Sixpack" Parrish  $15,363,560 $0 $15,363,560
3/18/1988 D.O.A. Hal Petersham  $12,706,478 $0 $12,706,478
3/18/1988 The Milagro Beanfield War Herbie Platt  $13,825,794 $0 $13,825,794
8/21/1987 Born in East L.A. Jimmy  $17,355,263 $0 $17,355,263
2/7/1986 Hannah and Her Sisters Dusty  $40,084,041 $0 $40,084,041
8/14/1985 Key Exchange Michael Fine  $425,000 $0 $425,000
8/31/1984 C.H.U.D. The Reverend  $4,700,000 $0 $4,700,000
5/13/1983 Blue Thunder Officer Richard Lymangood  $42,313,354 $0 $42,313,354
4/2/1982 Diner Laurence "Shrevie" Schreiber  $12,592,907 $0 $12,592,907
8/21/1981 Honky Tonk Freeway Hitchhiker  $939,423 $0 $939,423
10/3/1980 One Trick Pony Hare Krishna  $843,215 $0 $843,215
9/26/1980 Stardust Memories Actor  $10,389,003 $0 $10,389,003
3/12/1980 A Small Circle of Friends Crazy Kid: Draft Inductee  $766,760 $0 $766,760
1/1/1980 It's My Turn Stanley Cooperman  $11,000,000 $0 $11,000,000
10/5/1979 Starting Over Student 2  $38,200,000 $0 $38,200,000
7/13/1979 Breaking Away Cyril  $20,000,000 $0 $20,000,000
Movies: 31Totals:$973,247,583$387,478,270$1,360,725,853
  Averages:$31,395,083$12,499,299$43,894,382

Leading or Lead Ensemble Roles


Release
Date
TitleOpening
Weekend
Box Office
Max
Theater
Count
Domestic
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
Domestic
Share
11/20/1992 Home Alone 2: Lost in New York $31,126,882 2,461 $173,585,516 $358,994,850 48.4%
11/16/1990 Home Alone $17,081,997 2,173 $285,761,243 $476,684,675 59.9%
7/13/1979 Breaking Away $17,702 95 $20,000,000 $20,000,000 100.0%
Movies: 3Totals:  $479,346,759$855,679,525 
 Averages:$16,075,5271,576$159,782,253$285,226,50869.4%

Supporting Roles


Release
Date
TitleOpening
Weekend
Box Office
Max
Theater
Count
Domestic
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
Domestic
Share
6/10/2008 Otis $0 0 $0 $0 0.0%
11/25/1998 Very Bad Things $3,245,853 1,260 $9,949,470 $21,094,974 47.2%
9/26/1980 Stardust Memories $326,779 29 $10,389,003 $10,389,003 100.0%
Movies: 3Totals:  $20,338,473$31,483,977 
 Averages:$1,190,877430$6,779,491$10,494,65973.6%

Latest Ranking on All Acting Box Office Record Lists


RecordRankAmount
Top 100 Stars in Leading Roles at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 301-400) 361 $479,346,759
Top 100 Stars in Supporting Roles at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 38,401-38,500) 38,467 $20,338,473
Top Live Action Stars at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 701-800) 796 $973,247,583
Top Above the Line Stars at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 601-700) 626 $603,380,550
Top Below the Line Stars at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 40,701-40,800) 40,798 $9,949,470
Top Stars at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 901-1,000) 992 $973,247,583
Top 100 Stars in Leading Roles at the International Box Office (Rank 501-600) 572 $376,332,766
Top 100 Stars in Supporting Roles at the International Box Office (Rank 36,101-36,200) 36,107 $11,145,504
Top Live Action Stars at the International Box Office (Rank 4,201-4,300) 4,234 $387,478,270
Top Above the Line Stars at the International Box Office (Rank 1,301-1,400) 1,343 $376,332,766
Top Below the Line Stars at the International Box Office (Rank 33,201-33,300) 33,246 $11,145,504
Top Stars at the International Box Office (Rank 5,001-5,100) 5,013 $387,478,270
Top 100 Stars in Leading Roles at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 401-500) 455 $855,679,525
Top 100 Stars in Supporting Roles at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 39,101-39,200) 39,159 $31,483,977
Top Live Action Stars at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 1,601-1,700) 1,618 $1,360,725,853
Top Above the Line Stars at the Wordwide Box Office (Rank 901-1,000) 936 $979,713,316
Top Below the Line Stars at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 39,201-39,300) 39,276 $21,094,974
Top Stars at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 1,901-2,000) 1,951 $1,360,725,853
Highest Grossing Stars of 1980 at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 101-200) 143 63
Highest Grossing Stars of 1981 at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 101-200) 109 63
Highest Grossing Stars of 1990 at the Domestic Box Office 50 100
Highest Grossing Stars of 1991 at the Domestic Box Office 49 100
Highest Grossing Stars of 1992 at the Domestic Box Office 23 199
Highest Grossing Stars of 1993 at the Domestic Box Office 59 99
Highest Grossing Stars of 1994 at the Domestic Box Office 59 99
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Original Screenplay Movies (Rank 101-200) 157 $479,346,759
Top International Leading Stars for Original Screenplay Movies (Rank 201-300) 256 $376,332,766
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Original Screenplay Movies (Rank 201-300) 201 $855,679,525
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Live Action Movies (Rank 201-300) 256 $479,346,759
Top International Leading Stars for Live Action Movies (Rank 301-400) 398 $376,332,766
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Live Action Movies (Rank 301-400) 311 $855,679,525
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Contemporary Fiction Movies (Rank 101-200) 112 $479,346,759
Top International Leading Stars for Contemporary Fiction Movies (Rank 101-200) 152 $376,332,766
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Contemporary Fiction Movies (Rank 101-200) 122 $855,679,525
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Adventure Movies (Rank 301-400) 372 $173,585,516
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Comedy Movies 85 $285,761,243
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Drama Movies (Rank 601-700) 613 $20,000,000
Top International Leading Stars for Adventure Movies (Rank 401-500) 460 $185,409,334
Top International Leading Stars for Comedy Movies 94 $190,923,432
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Adventure Movies (Rank 401-500) 422 $358,994,850
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Comedy Movies 94 $476,684,675
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Drama Movies (Rank 801-900) 856 $20,000,000
Top Domestic Leading Stars for PG Movies 84 $459,346,759
Top International Leading Stars for PG Movies (Rank 101-200) 174 $376,332,766
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for PG Movies (Rank 101-200) 141 $835,679,525
Top Domestic Leading Stars for 20th Century Fox Movies 30 $479,346,759
Top International Leading Stars for 20th Century Fox Movies 84 $376,332,766
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for 20th Century Fox Movies 43 $855,679,525

All Technical Credits


Release
Date
TitleRoleDomestic
Box Office
International
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
6/17/2011 Page One: Inside the New York T… Executive Producer $1,067,028 $0 $1,067,028
7/7/1993 Rookie of the Year Director $53,579,269 $0 $53,579,269
Movies: 2Totals:$54,646,297$0$54,646,297
  Averages:$27,323,149$0$27,323,149

Director Credits


Release
Date
TitleOpening
Weekend
Box Office
Max
Theater
Count
Domestic
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
Domestic
Share
7/7/1993 Rookie of the Year $9,122,714 1,544 $53,579,269 $53,579,269 100.0%
Movies: 1Totals:  $53,579,269$53,579,269 
 Averages:$9,122,7141,544$53,579,269$53,579,269100.0%




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