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Ruben Blades

Best known as an Actor based on credits in that role in 23 films, with $738,634,061 worldwide aggregate box office (rank #4,590)
Best-known acting roles: Corlos Villar (Safe House), Jorge, FBI (Once Upon a Time in Mexico), Edwin Diaz (The Devil's Own), Jefe (The Counselor), Danny (Predator 2)
Most productive collaborators: Denzel Washington, Daniel Espinosa, Ryan Reynolds, David Guggenheim, Vera Farmiga

  1. Summary
  2. Acting Credits
  3. Technical Credits

Career Summary


  MoviesDomestic
Box Office
International
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
As an ActorSupporting8$269,907,141$280,452,027$550,359,168
Lead Ensemble Member1$2,899,970$0$2,899,970
(Unclassified)14$156,330,876$29,044,047$185,374,923

Latest Ranking on Selected Box Office Record Lists


All Acting Credits


Release
Date
TitleRoleDomestic
Box Office
International
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
8/26/2016 Hands of Stone Carlos Eleta  $4,712,792 $319,221 $5,032,013
10/25/2013 The Counselor Jefe  $16,973,715 $54,035,619 $71,009,334
6/1/2012 For Greater Glory President Plutaeco Elias  $5,669,081 $4,357,174 $10,026,255
2/10/2012 Safe House Corlos Villar  $126,181,630 $82,360,532 $208,542,162
10/15/2004 Spin Ernesto Bejarano  $9,858 $0 $9,858
9/12/2003 Once Upon a Time in Mexico Jorge, FBI  $56,330,657 $41,082,870 $97,413,527
3/28/2003 Assassination Tango Miguel  $1,000,673 $282,204 $1,282,877
12/22/2000 All the Pretty Horses Don Hector Rocha y Villarael  $15,527,125 $2,593,142 $18,120,267
12/8/1999 Cradle Will Rock Diego Rivera  $2,899,970 $0 $2,899,970
4/17/1998 Chinese Box Jim  $2,265,328 $0 $2,265,328
3/26/1997 The Devil's Own Edwin Diaz  $42,885,593 $98,014,407 $140,900,000
8/19/1994 Color of Night Lt. Hector Martinez  $19,750,470 $0 $19,750,470
5/13/1994 A Million to Juan Bartender  $381,457 $0 $381,457
6/4/1993 Life With Mikey Angie's Dad  $12,349,549 $0 $12,349,549
10/4/1991 The Super Marlon  $11,000,863 $0 $11,000,863
11/21/1990 Predator 2 Danny  $28,317,513 $26,450,905 $54,768,418
8/31/1990 The Lemon Sisters C.W  $3,399,773 $0 $3,399,773
8/10/1990 The Two Jakes Mickey Nice aka Michael Weisskoph  $10,005,969 $0 $10,005,969
8/3/1990 Mo' Better Blues Petey  $16,153,000 $0 $16,153,000
4/14/1989 Disorganized Crime Carlos Barrios  $7,210,149 $0 $7,210,149
3/18/1988 The Milagro Beanfield War Sheriff Bernabe Montoya  $13,825,794 $0 $13,825,794
10/30/1987 Fatal Beauty Carl Jimenez  $12,046,526 $0 $12,046,526
1/16/1987 Critical Condition Louis  $20,240,502 $0 $20,240,502
Movies: 23Totals:$429,137,987$309,496,074$738,634,061
  Averages:$18,658,173$13,456,351$32,114,524

Leading or Lead Ensemble Roles


Release
Date
TitleOpening
Weekend
Box Office
Max
Theater
Count
Domestic
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
Domestic
Share
12/8/1999 Cradle Will Rock $93,998 498 $2,899,970 $2,899,970 100.0%
Movies: 1Totals:  $2,899,970$2,899,970 
 Averages:$93,998498$2,899,970$2,899,970100.0%

Supporting Roles


Release
Date
TitleOpening
Weekend
Box Office
Max
Theater
Count
Domestic
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
Domestic
Share
8/26/2016 Hands of Stone $1,751,388 2,011 $4,712,792 $5,032,013 93.7%
10/25/2013 The Counselor $7,842,930 3,044 $16,973,715 $71,009,334 23.9%
6/1/2012 For Greater Glory $1,885,608 757 $5,669,081 $10,026,255 56.5%
2/10/2012 Safe House $40,172,720 3,121 $126,181,630 $208,542,162 60.5%
9/12/2003 Once Upon a Time in Mexico $23,424,118 3,289 $56,330,657 $97,413,527 57.8%
3/28/2003 Assassination Tango $64,474 45 $1,000,673 $1,282,877 78.0%
3/26/1997 The Devil's Own $14,274,503 2,504 $42,885,593 $140,900,000 30.4%
8/3/1990 Mo' Better Blues $4,387,360 572 $16,153,000 $16,153,000 100.0%
Movies: 8Totals:  $269,907,141$550,359,168 
 Averages:$11,725,3881,918$33,738,393$68,794,89662.6%

Latest Ranking on All Acting Box Office Record Lists


RecordRankAmount
Top 100 Stars in Leading Roles at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 2,901-3,000) 2,967 $2,899,970
Top 100 Stars in Supporting Roles at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 4,501-4,600) 4,587 $269,907,141
Top Live Action Stars at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 2,601-2,700) 2,630 $429,137,987
Top Above the Line Stars at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 1,901-2,000) 1,928 $177,636,274
Top Below the Line Stars at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 13,501-13,600) 13,513 $94,170,164
Top Stars at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 3,001-3,100) 3,030 $429,137,987
Top 100 Stars in Supporting Roles at the International Box Office (Rank 6,201-6,300) 6,236 $280,452,027
Top Live Action Stars at the International Box Office (Rank 5,501-5,600) 5,508 $309,496,074
Top Above the Line Stars at the International Box Office (Rank 2,101-2,200) 2,115 $184,732,113
Top Below the Line Stars at the International Box Office (Rank 14,701-14,800) 14,729 $95,437,710
Top Stars at the International Box Office (Rank 6,301-6,400) 6,377 $309,496,074
Top 100 Stars in Leading Roles at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 3,701-3,800) 3,729 $2,899,970
Top 100 Stars in Supporting Roles at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 5,301-5,400) 5,336 $550,359,168
Top Live Action Stars at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 3,901-4,000) 3,957 $738,634,061
Top Above the Line Stars at the Wordwide Box Office (Rank 2,001-2,100) 2,002 $362,368,387
Top Below the Line Stars at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 14,301-14,400) 14,342 $189,607,874
Top Stars at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 4,501-4,600) 4,590 $738,634,061
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Original Screenplay Movies (Rank 2,001-2,100) 2,032 $2,899,970
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Original Screenplay Movies (Rank 2,501-2,600) 2,579 $2,899,970
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Live Action Movies (Rank 2,601-2,700) 2,660 $2,899,970
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Live Action Movies (Rank 3,301-3,400) 3,386 $2,899,970
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Dramatization Movies (Rank 401-500) 445 $2,899,970
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Dramatization Movies (Rank 501-600) 511 $2,899,970
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Drama Movies (Rank 1,001-1,100) 1,020 $2,899,970
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Drama Movies (Rank 1,301-1,400) 1,374 $2,899,970
Top Domestic Leading Stars for R Movies (Rank 1,401-1,500) 1,487 $2,899,970
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for R Movies (Rank 1,701-1,800) 1,768 $2,899,970
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Walt Disney Movies (Rank 601-700) 619 $2,899,970
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Walt Disney Movies (Rank 601-700) 621 $2,899,970


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