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David Bowie

Best known as an Actor based on credits in that role in 16 films, with $342,896,026 worldwide aggregate box office (rank #10,030)
Best-Known Acting Roles: Nikola Tesla (The Prestige), Himself (Zoolander), Maltazard (Arthur et les Minimoys), Jareth the Goblin King (Labyrinth), Himself (Bandslam)
Best-Known Technical Roles: Cool World (Composer)
Born: January 8th, 1947
Died: January 10th, 2016

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  3. Acting Credits
  4. Technical Credits
Box Office
Box Office
Box Office
As an ActorSupporting4$76,395,693$157,267,296$233,662,989
In Technical RolesComposer1$14,110,589$0$14,110,589

Home Market Releases for January 24th, 2017

January 23rd, 2017

The Handmaiden

It’s not a particularly good week for top-notch releases. There are only three contenders for Pick of the Week, one of which doesn’t come out till next week. I was able to review Pinocchio a week early. The others are a classic from the 1970s, The Man Who Fell To Earth on Blu-ray Combo Pack, and an import from South Korea, The Handmaiden on DVD. Even though The Handmaiden is only coming out on DVD, it is still the best and is this week’s Pick of the Week. More...

Home Market Releases for February 9th, 2016

February 8th, 2016


It's a strange week on the home market, as we have a monster release coming out, Spectre. There are also four or so releases that are contenders for Pick of the Week. But after that, there's a huge drop in quality and we quickly reach releases that are not even worthy of being fillers. Of the contenders, Grandma is the Pick of the Week and it is certainly worth picking up on Blu-ray. More...

Home Market Releases for January 12th, 2016

January 12th, 2016

David Bowie: Blackstar

It is a busy week for first run releases with four of them on this week's list. Of these, The Martian is the biggest and the best. It would have been the Pick of the Week except for two things. One, the screener is late. Two, David Bowie passed away over the weekend. He died after an 18-month battle with cancer and just two days after his last album came out. This is the the most poignant Rock'n'Roll death since Freddie Mercury and it seems fitting to give Blackstar the title of Pick of the Week. More...

Box Office
Box Office
Box Office
8/14/2009 Bandslam Himself  $5,210,988 $7,756,841 $12,967,829
7/11/2008 August Ogilvie  $12,636 $0 $12,636
1/12/2007 Arthur et les Minimoys Maltazard  $15,132,763 $98,192,980 $113,325,743
10/20/2006 The Prestige Nikola Tesla  $53,089,891 $51,317,475 $104,407,366
9/28/2001 Zoolander Himself  $45,172,250 $15,608,731 $60,780,981
8/9/1996 Basquiat Andy Warhol  $2,962,051 $0 $2,962,051
8/28/1992 Twin Peaks: Fire Walk With Me Phillip Jeffries  $4,160,851 $19,860 $4,180,711
10/7/1988 Imagine: John Lennon Himself  $3,753,977 $0 $3,753,977
8/12/1988 The Last Temptation of Christ Pontius Pilate  $8,373,585 $0 $8,373,585
6/27/1986 Labyrinth Jareth the Goblin King  $12,729,917 $182,125 $12,912,042
4/18/1986 Absolute Beginners Vendice Partners  $930,211 $0 $930,211
2/22/1985 Into the Night Colin Morris  $6,720,160 $0 $6,720,160
8/26/1983 Merry Christmas, Mr. Lawrence Maj. Jack 'Strafer' Celliers  $2,306,560 $0 $2,306,560
6/24/1983 Yellowbeard The Shark  $4,300,000 $0 $4,300,000
4/29/1983 The Hunger John Blaylock  $4,800,000 $0 $4,800,000
5/28/1976 The Man Who Fell to Earth Jerome Newton   $89,026 $73,148 $162,174
Movies: 16Totals:$169,744,866$173,151,160$342,896,026
Box Office
Box Office
Box Office
7/10/1992 Cool World Composer $14,110,589 $0 $14,110,589
Movies: 1Totals:$14,110,589$0$14,110,589