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Melvin Van Peebles

Best known as an Actor based on credits in that role in 5 films, with $28,687,379 worldwide aggregate box office (rank #42,599)
Best-known acting roles: Grandpa Peeples (Peeples), Papa Joe (Posse), Sweetback (The Hebrew Hammer)
Most productive collaborators: Craig Robinson, Tina Gordon Chism, Kerry Washington, David Alan Grier, Tyler Perry

  1. Summary
  2. Acting Credits
  3. Technical Credits

Career Summary


  MoviesDomestic
Box Office
International
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
As an ActorSupporting1$9,177,065$130,101$9,307,166
(Unclassified)4$18,367,755$1,012,458$19,380,213

Latest Ranking on Selected Box Office Record Lists


RecordRankAmount
Top Stars at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 37,601-37,700) 37,625 $27,544,820
Top Stars at the International Box Office (Rank 46,401-46,500) 46,498 $1,142,559
Top Stars at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 42,501-42,600) 42,599 $28,687,379

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


All Acting Credits


Release
Date
TitleRoleDomestic
Box Office
International
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
4/27/2018 Armed Grandpa V  $0 $0 $0
5/10/2013 Peeples Grandpa Peeples  $9,177,065 $130,101 $9,307,166
4/6/2012 We the Party   $0 $0 $0
12/19/2003 The Hebrew Hammer Sweetback  $77,755 $12,458 $90,213
5/14/1993 Posse Papa Joe  $18,290,000 $1,000,000 $19,290,000
Movies: 5Totals:$27,544,820$1,142,559$28,687,379
  Averages:$5,508,964$228,512$5,737,476


Supporting Roles


Release
Date
TitleOpening
Weekend
Box Office
Max
Theater
Count
Domestic
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
Domestic
Share
5/10/2013 Peeples $4,611,534 2,041 $9,177,065 $9,307,166 98.6%
Movies: 1Totals:  $9,177,065$9,307,166 
 Averages:$4,611,5342,041$9,177,065$9,307,16698.6%

Latest Ranking on All Acting Box Office Record Lists




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