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Mario Van Peebles

Best known as an Actor based on credits in that role in 20 films, with $281,902,693 worldwide aggregate box office (rank #12,650)
Best-known acting roles: Malcolm X (Ali), Stone (New Jack City), Cpl. 'Stitch' Jones (Heartbreak Ridge), Jessie Lee (Posse), Dancer (The Cotton Club)
Best-known technical roles: Redemption Road (Director), How to Get the Man's Foot Outta Your Ass (Director), New Jack City (Director), Panther (Director), Posse (Director)
Most productive collaborators: Will Smith, Michael Mann, Jamie Foxx, Stephen J. Rivele, Jon Voight

  1. Summary
  2. Acting Credits
  3. Technical Credits

Career Summary


  MoviesDomestic
Box Office
International
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
As an ActorSupporting3$71,922,540$29,500,000$101,422,540
Leading1$0$0$0
(Unclassified)16$179,376,579$1,103,574$180,480,153
In Technical RolesDirector10$73,142,885$2,732,371$75,875,256
Screenwriter3$0$91,116$91,116
Producer2$0$0$0

Latest Ranking on Selected Box Office Record Lists


All Acting Credits


Release
Date
TitleRoleDomestic
Box Office
International
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
9/14/2018 Armed Chief  $0 $0 $0
11/27/2015 Submerged   $0 $0 $0
6/20/2014 Red Sky   $0 $91,116 $91,116
4/6/2012 We the Party   $0 $0 $0
2/14/2012 All Things Fall Apart Eric  $0 $0 $0
5/27/2011 Tied to a Chair   $0 $0 $0
9/27/2005 Carlito's Way: Rise to Power Earl  $0 $0 $0
5/28/2004 How to Get the Man's Foot Outta Your Ass Melvin Van Peebles  $365,248 $0 $365,248
12/19/2003 The Hebrew Hammer Mohammed  $77,755 $12,458 $90,213
12/25/2001 Ali Malcolm X  $58,183,966 $29,500,000 $87,683,966
5/3/1995 Panther Stokely Carmichael  $6,834,000 $0 $6,834,000
1/27/1995 Highlander III: The Sorcerer Kane  $13,738,574 $0 $13,738,574
5/14/1993 Posse Jessie Lee  $18,290,000 $1,000,000 $19,290,000
3/8/1991 New Jack City Stone  $47,624,253 $0 $47,624,253
7/17/1987 Jaws 4: The Revenge Jake  $15,728,335 $0 $15,728,335
12/5/1986 Heartbreak Ridge Cpl. 'Stitch' Jones  $42,724,017 $0 $42,724,017
5/10/1985 Rappin' John Hood  $2,864,844 $0 $2,864,844
12/14/1984 The Cotton Club Dancer  $25,928,721 $0 $25,928,721
9/14/1984 Exterminator 2 $3,739,406 $0 $3,739,406
1/1/1971 Sweet Sweetback's Baad Asssss Song Kid  $15,200,000 $0 $15,200,000
Movies: 20Totals:$251,299,119$30,603,574$281,902,693
  Averages:$12,564,956$1,530,179$14,095,135

Leading or Lead Ensemble Roles


Release
Date
TitleOpening
Weekend
Box Office
Max
Theater
Count
Domestic
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
Domestic
Share
2/14/2012 All Things Fall Apart $0 0 $0 $0 0.0%
Movies: 1Totals:  $0$0 
 Averages:$00$0$00.0%

Supporting Roles


Release
Date
TitleOpening
Weekend
Box Office
Max
Theater
Count
Domestic
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
Domestic
Share
11/27/2015 Submerged $0 0 $0 $0 0.0%
12/25/2001 Ali $14,710,892 2,521 $58,183,966 $87,683,966 66.4%
1/27/1995 Highlander III: The Sorcerer $5,636,435 1,593 $13,738,574 $13,738,574 100.0%
Movies: 3Totals:  $71,922,540$101,422,540 
 Averages:$6,782,4421,371$23,974,180$33,807,51383.2%

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All Technical Credits


Release
Date
TitleRoleDomestic
Box Office
International
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
9/14/2018 Armed Director,
Producer,
Screenwriter 
$0 $0 $0
9/23/2016 USS Indianapolis: Men of Courage Director $0 $1,641,255 $1,641,255
6/20/2014 Red Sky Director,
Screenwriter 
$0 $91,116 $91,116
4/6/2012 We the Party Director,
Screenwriter,
Producer 
$0 $0 $0
2/14/2012 All Things Fall Apart Director $0 $0 $0
8/26/2011 Redemption Road Director $29,384 $0 $29,384
5/28/2004 How to Get the Man's Foot Outta… Director $365,248 $0 $365,248
5/3/1995 Panther Director $6,834,000 $0 $6,834,000
5/14/1993 Posse Director $18,290,000 $1,000,000 $19,290,000
3/8/1991 New Jack City Director $47,624,253 $0 $47,624,253
Movies: 10Totals:$73,142,885$2,732,371$75,875,256
  Averages:$7,314,289$273,237$7,587,526

Director Credits


Release
Date
TitleOpening
Weekend
Box Office
Max
Theater
Count
Domestic
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
Domestic
Share
9/14/2018 Armed $0 0 $0 $0 0.0%
9/23/2016 USS Indianapolis: Men of Courage $0 0 $0 $1,641,255 0.0%
6/20/2014 Red Sky $0 0 $0 $91,116 0.0%
4/6/2012 We the Party $0 0 $0 $0 0.0%
2/14/2012 All Things Fall Apart $0 0 $0 $0 0.0%
8/26/2011 Redemption Road $19,152 26 $29,384 $29,384 100.0%
5/28/2004 How to Get the Man's Foot Outta … $45,331 41 $365,248 $365,248 100.0%
5/3/1995 Panther $2,354,847 713 $6,834,000 $6,834,000 100.0%
5/14/1993 Posse $5,311,902 949 $18,290,000 $19,290,000 94.8%
3/8/1991 New Jack City $7,039,622 905 $47,624,253 $47,624,253 100.0%
Movies: 10Totals:  $73,142,885$75,875,256 
 Averages:$1,477,085263$7,314,289$7,587,52670.7%

Producer Credits


Release
Date
TitleOpening
Weekend
Box Office
Max
Theater
Count
Domestic
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
Domestic
Share
9/14/2018 Armed $0 0 $0 $0 0.0%
4/6/2012 We the Party $0 0 $0 $0 0.0%
Movies: 2Totals:  $0$0 
 Averages:$00$0$00.0%

Writer Credits


Release
Date
TitleOpening
Weekend
Box Office
Max
Theater
Count
Domestic
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
Domestic
Share
9/14/2018 Armed $0 0 $0 $0 0.0%
6/20/2014 Red Sky $0 0 $0 $91,116 0.0%
4/6/2012 We the Party $0 0 $0 $0 0.0%
Movies: 3Totals:  $0$91,116 
 Averages:$00$0$30,3720.0%


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