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Elaine Stritch

Best known as an Actress based on credits in that role in 6 films, with $392,015,887 worldwide aggregate box office (rank #8,943)
Best-known acting roles: Gertrude (Monster-in-Law), Grandma (ParaNorman), Dolly (Dolores) (Autumn in New York), Chi Chi Potter (Small Time Crooks), (Screwed)
Most productive collaborators: Kodi Smit-McPhee, Sam Fell, Chris Butler, Tucker Albrizzi, Anna Kendrick

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Career Summary

Box Office
Box Office
Box Office
As an ActorSupporting2$138,934,352$125,116,611$264,050,963
Documentary Subject1$330,083$0$330,083

Latest Ranking on Selected Box Office Record Lists

Top Stars at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 7,801-7,900) 7,872 $201,266,405
Top Stars at the International Box Office (Rank 10,301-10,400) 10,356 $190,749,482
Top Stars at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 8,901-9,000) 8,943 $392,015,887

See the Acting Credits tab for all Acting Box Office Records and the Technical Credits tab for all Technical Box Office Records.

DVD and Blu-ray Releases for June 24th, 2014

June 23rd, 2014

There's very little on the home market that stands out. 300: Rise of an Empire is the biggest movie coming out this week, but it is far from the best new release. Unfortunately, there are not a lot of new releases in competition for Pick of the Week. The A Hard Day's Night Criterion Collection Blu-ray is absolutely worth picking up, but there are no new extras for the Blu-ray, so that is a strike against it. Masters of Sex: Season One earned great reviews, but the extras on the DVD or the Blu-ray are only good. Star Trek: The Next Generation: Season Six is loaded, but its price is just too high. In the end, I rolled a dice and Star Trek: The Next Generation came out on top, but it really is a close race. More...

Limited Releases on the Rise

February 21st, 2014

Kaze Tachinu poster

It's a busy week on the limited release front, not only in terms of the number of films, but also in terms of the theater counts for some of them. There are several movies opening in more than a dozen theaters. This includes The Wind Rises, which is the highest profile film of the week and its reviews are living up to its buzz. However, Elaine Stritch: Shoot Me and Child's Pose are earning even better reviews and could find an audience in limited release. More...

All Acting Credits

Box Office
Box Office
Box Office
2/21/2014 Elaine Stritch: Shoot Me Herself  $330,083 $0 $330,083
8/3/2012 ParaNorman Grandma  $56,003,051 $52,116,611 $108,119,662
5/13/2005 Monster-in-Law Gertrude  $82,931,301 $73,000,000 $155,931,301
8/11/2000 Autumn in New York Dolly (Dolores)  $37,752,931 $52,964,753 $90,717,684
5/19/2000 Small Time Crooks Chi Chi Potter  $17,266,359 $12,668,118 $29,934,477
5/12/2000 Screwed   $6,982,680 $0 $6,982,680
Movies: 6Totals:$201,266,405$190,749,482$392,015,887

Supporting Roles

Box Office
Box Office
Box Office
8/3/2012 ParaNorman $14,087,050 3,455 $56,003,051 $108,119,662 51.8%
5/13/2005 Monster-in-Law $23,105,133 3,424 $82,931,301 $155,931,301 53.2%
Movies: 2Totals:  $138,934,352$264,050,963 

Latest Ranking on All Acting Box Office Record Lists