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Matthew Broderick

Best known as an Actor based on credits in that role in 45 films, with $2,952,697,641 worldwide aggregate box office (rank #584)
Best-known acting roles: Simba (The Lion King), Adam Flayman (Bee Movie), Mr. Fitzhugh (Tower Heist), Nick Tatopoulos (Godzilla), Himself (Trainwreck)
Most productive collaborators: Jerry Seinfeld, Rowan Atkinson, Roger Allers, Roland Emmerich, Rob Minkoff

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Career Summary


  MoviesDomestic
Box Office
International
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
As an ActorLeading7$583,086,670$619,425,863$1,202,512,533
Supporting6$374,580,628$473,997,473$848,578,101
Lead Ensemble Member2$137,522,193$109,122,724$246,644,917
Cameo2$126,069,837$30,911,197$156,981,034
(Unclassified)28$464,370,570$33,610,486$497,981,056

Career Trend

This graph shows Matthew Broderick’s score on our annual analysis of leading stars at the box office. The Star Score represents points assigned to each of the leading stars of the top 100 movies (based on box office) in the current year and two preceding years. For appearing in the number one movie in a year a star gets 100 points, the number two movie 99 points and so on..

Latest Ranking on Selected Box Office Record Lists


Home Market Releases for December 12th, 2017

December 12th, 2017

Game of Thrones: Season Seven

Christmas is rapidly approaching, so most of the big releases have already hit the home market. The biggest box office release on this week’s list is Kingsman: The Golden Circle, but its reviews were only mixed. The biggest release overall is Game of Thrones: Season Seven, while the only other competition for Pick of the Week is Election: The Criterion Collection. I’m going to award the title to Game of Thrones, even though the screener didn’t arrive until Monday afternoon. More...

All Acting Credits


Release
Date
TitleRoleDomestic
Box Office
International
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
3/15/2019 Amusement Park   $0 $0 $0
12/31/2016 Look Away   $0 $0 $0
11/23/2016 Rules Don’t Apply Levar Mathis  $3,652,206 $219,242 $3,871,448
11/18/2016 Manchester by the Sea Rodney, Elise’s Second Husband  $47,695,371 $29,967,617 $77,662,988
9/4/2015 Dirty Weekend Les Moore  $0 $0 $0
7/17/2015 Trainwreck Himself  $110,038,130 $30,911,197 $140,949,327
11/4/2011 Tower Heist Mr. Fitzhugh  $78,046,570 $72,376,376 $150,422,946
9/30/2011 Margaret John  $47,185 $576,107 $623,292
1/8/2010 Wonderful World   $9,309 $0 $9,309
12/19/2008 The Tale of Despereaux Despereaux  $50,877,145 $39,605,172 $90,482,317
7/4/2008 Diminished Capacity Cooper  $21,291 $0 $21,291
6/27/2008 Finding Amanda Taylor Peters  $57,297 $0 $57,297
4/25/2008 Then She Found Me Ben  $3,735,717 $3,427,203 $7,162,920
11/2/2007 Bee Movie Adam Flayman  $126,631,277 $160,963,300 $287,594,577
11/22/2006 Deck the Halls Steve Finch  $35,093,569 $11,722,238 $46,815,807
6/28/2006 Strangers with Candy Dr. Roger Beekman, Science Teacher  $2,072,645 $5,199 $2,077,844
12/16/2005 The Producers: The Movie Musical Leo Bloom  $19,398,532 $13,554,463 $32,952,995
9/24/2004 The Last Shot Steven Shats  $463,730 $0 $463,730
6/11/2004 The Stepford Wives Walter Eberhart  $59,475,623 $36,746,348 $96,221,971
10/10/2003 Good Boy! Hubble  $37,667,746 $7,644,471 $45,312,217
11/10/2000 You Can Count on Me Brian  $9,180,275 $1,647,081 $10,827,356
7/23/1999 Inspector Gadget Inspector Gadget/RoboGadget/John Brown  $97,387,965 $0 $97,387,965
4/23/1999 Election Jim McAllister  $14,943,582 $2,259,272 $17,202,854
5/19/1998 Godzilla Nick Tatopoulos  $136,314,294 $239,685,706 $376,000,000
5/23/1997 Addicted To Love Sam  $34,673,095 $0 $34,673,095
10/4/1996 Infinity Richard Feynman  $145,697 $0 $145,697
6/14/1996 The Cable Guy Steven Kovacs  $60,240,295 $42,585,501 $102,825,796
8/25/1995 The Thief and the Cobbler Tack  $669,276 $0 $669,276
11/23/1994 Mrs. Parker and the Vicious Circle Charles MacArthur  $2,144,667 $0 $2,144,667
10/28/1994 The Road to Wellville William Lightbody  $6,487,257 $0 $6,487,257
6/15/1994 The Lion King* Simba  $422,780,140 $564,671,250 $987,451,390
4/30/1993 The Night We Never Met Sam Lester  $1,884,814 $0 $1,884,814
9/4/1992 Out on a Limb Bill Campbell  $1,659,542 $0 $1,659,542
7/20/1990 The Freshman Clark Kellogg/Narrator  $21,289,527 $0 $21,289,527
12/15/1989 Family Business Adam McMullen  $11,053,835 $0 $11,053,835
12/13/1989 Glory Colonel Robert Gould Shaw  $26,593,580 $0 $26,593,580
12/14/1988 Torch Song Trilogy Alan  $4,865,997 $0 $4,865,997
3/25/1988 Biloxi Blues Eugene Morris Jerome  $43,184,798 $8,500,000 $51,684,798
2/5/1988 She's Having a Baby Cameo Appearance (uncredited)  $16,031,707 $0 $16,031,707
4/17/1987 Project X Jimmy Garrett  $18,532,286 $0 $18,532,286
6/11/1986 Ferris Bueller's Day Off Ferris Bueller  $70,136,369 $0 $70,136,369
4/26/1985 1918 Brother  $0 $0 $0
4/12/1985 Ladyhawke Phillipe Gaston, the Mouse  $18,400,000 $0 $18,400,000
6/3/1983 WarGames David Lightman  $74,433,837 $0 $74,433,837
3/25/1983 Max Dugan Returns Michael McPhee  $17,613,720 $0 $17,613,720
Movies: 45Totals:$1,685,629,898$1,267,067,743$2,952,697,641
  Averages:$37,458,442$28,157,061$65,615,503

Leading or Lead Ensemble Roles


Release
Date
TitleOpening
Weekend
Box Office
Max
Theater
Count
Domestic
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
Domestic
Share
9/4/2015 Dirty Weekend $0 0 $0 $0 0.0%
11/4/2011 Tower Heist $24,025,190 3,370 $78,046,570 $150,422,946 51.9%
12/19/2008 The Tale of Despereaux $10,103,675 3,107 $50,877,145 $90,482,317 56.2%
4/25/2008 Then She Found Me $72,594 153 $3,735,717 $7,162,920 52.2%
11/22/2006 Deck the Halls $12,001,256 3,205 $35,093,569 $46,815,807 75.0%
9/24/2004 The Last Shot $164,801 40 $463,730 $463,730 100.0%
6/11/2004 The Stepford Wives $21,406,781 3,057 $59,475,623 $96,221,971 61.8%
6/15/1994 The Lion King $1,586,753 2,624 $422,780,140 $987,451,390 42.8%
6/11/1986 Ferris Bueller's Day Off $6,275,647 1,330 $70,136,369 $70,136,369 100.0%
Movies: 9Totals:  $720,608,863$1,449,157,450 
 Averages:$8,404,0771,876$80,067,651$161,017,49467.5%

Supporting Roles


Release
Date
TitleOpening
Weekend
Box Office
Max
Theater
Count
Domestic
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
Domestic
Share
11/23/2016 Rules Don’t Apply $1,589,625 2,386 $3,652,206 $3,871,448 94.3%
11/18/2016 Manchester by the Sea $256,498 1,213 $47,695,371 $77,662,988 61.4%
9/30/2011 Margaret $7,525 14 $47,185 $623,292 7.6%
11/2/2007 Bee Movie $38,021,044 3,984 $126,631,277 $287,594,577 44.0%
5/19/1998 Godzilla $44,047,541 3,310 $136,314,294 $376,000,000 36.3%
6/14/1996 The Cable Guy $19,806,226 2,657 $60,240,295 $102,825,796 58.6%
Movies: 6Totals:  $374,580,628$848,578,101 
 Averages:$17,288,0772,261$62,430,105$141,429,68450.4%

Latest Ranking on All Acting Box Office Record Lists


RecordRankAmount
Top 100 Stars in Leading Roles at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 201-300) 205 $720,608,863
Top 100 Stars in Supporting Roles at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 2,601-2,700) 2,696 $374,580,628
Top Live Action Stars at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 801-900) 848 $920,934,477
Top Above the Line Stars at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 401-500) 422 $815,169,175
Top Below the Line Stars at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 7,501-7,600) 7,502 $157,733,501
Top Stars in Cameo Roles at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 201-300) 281 $126,069,837
Top Stars at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 301-400) 353 $1,685,629,898
Top 100 Stars in Leading Roles at the International Box Office (Rank 201-300) 280 $728,548,587
Top 100 Stars in Supporting Roles at the International Box Office (Rank 3,101-3,200) 3,161 $473,997,473
Top Live Action Stars at the International Box Office (Rank 3,201-3,300) 3,270 $463,272,353
Top Above the Line Stars at the International Box Office (Rank 401-500) 465 $999,892,905
Top Below the Line Stars at the International Box Office (Rank 19,401-19,500) 19,439 $60,878,814
Top Stars in Cameo Roles at the International Box Office (Rank 601-700) 664 $30,911,197
Top Stars at the International Box Office (Rank 801-900) 893 $1,267,067,743
Top 100 Stars in Leading Roles at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 201-300) 240 $1,449,157,450
Top 100 Stars in Supporting Roles at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 3,001-3,100) 3,022 $848,578,101
Top Live Action Stars at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 1,501-1,600) 1,546 $1,384,206,830
Top Above the Line Stars at the Wordwide Box Office (Rank 401-500) 441 $1,815,062,080
Top Below the Line Stars at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 12,301-12,400) 12,333 $218,612,315
Top Stars in Cameo Roles at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 401-500) 477 $156,981,034
Top Stars at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 501-600) 584 $2,952,697,641
Highest Grossing Stars of 1986 at the Domestic Box Office 70 91
Highest Grossing Stars of 1987 at the Domestic Box Office 72 91
Highest Grossing Stars of 1988 at the Domestic Box Office 60 91
Highest Grossing Stars of 2004 at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 201-300) 205 51
Highest Grossing Stars of 2005 at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 201-300) 216 51
Highest Grossing Stars of 2006 at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 101-200) 167 61
Highest Grossing Stars of 2007 at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 201-300) 279 10
Highest Grossing Stars of 2008 at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 301-400) 333 10
Highest Grossing Stars of 2011 at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 201-300) 288 59
Highest Grossing Stars of 2012 at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 201-300) 285 59
Highest Grossing Stars of 2013 at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 201-300) 277 59
Highest Grossing Stars of 2004 at the International Box Office (Rank 201-300) 233 30
Highest Grossing Stars of 2005 at the International Box Office (Rank 201-300) 236 30
Highest Grossing Stars of 2006 at the International Box Office (Rank 201-300) 206 30
Highest Grossing Stars of 2011 at the International Box Office (Rank 301-400) 307 42
Highest Grossing Stars of 2012 at the International Box Office (Rank 301-400) 346 42
Highest Grossing Stars of 2013 at the International Box Office (Rank 301-400) 369 42
Highest Grossing Stars of 2004 at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 201-300) 218 42
Highest Grossing Stars of 2005 at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 201-300) 230 42
Highest Grossing Stars of 2006 at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 201-300) 202 42
Highest Grossing Stars of 2011 at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 301-400) 304 51
Highest Grossing Stars of 2012 at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 301-400) 322 51
Highest Grossing Stars of 2013 at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 301-400) 313 51
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Original Screenplay Movies (Rank 101-200) 106 $609,792,365
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Based on Fiction Book/Short Story Movies (Rank 401-500) 464 $50,877,145
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Remake Movies (Rank 101-200) 131 $59,475,623
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Based on Real Life Events Movies (Rank 401-500) 450 $463,730
Top International Leading Stars for Original Screenplay Movies (Rank 101-200) 122 $652,197,067
Top International Leading Stars for Based on Fiction Book/Short Story Movies (Rank 501-600) 501 $39,605,172
Top International Leading Stars for Remake Movies (Rank 101-200) 150 $36,746,348
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Original Screenplay Movies (Rank 101-200) 110 $1,261,989,432
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Based on Fiction Book/Short Story Movies (Rank 401-500) 497 $90,482,317
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Remake Movies (Rank 101-200) 136 $96,221,971
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Based on Real Life Events Movies (Rank 501-600) 524 $463,730
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Live Action Movies (Rank 401-500) 453 $246,951,578
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Digital Animation Movies (Rank 301-400) 311 $50,877,145
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Hand Animation Movies 4 $422,780,140
Top International Leading Stars for Live Action Movies (Rank 701-800) 788 $124,272,165
Top International Leading Stars for Digital Animation Movies (Rank 301-400) 330 $39,605,172
Top International Leading Stars for Hand Animation Movies 4 $564,671,250
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Live Action Movies (Rank 501-600) 598 $371,223,743
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Digital Animation Movies (Rank 301-400) 323 $90,482,317
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Hand Animation Movies 4 $987,451,390
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Contemporary Fiction Movies (Rank 201-300) 235 $246,487,848
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Kids Fiction Movies 35 $473,657,285
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Dramatization Movies (Rank 501-600) 530 $463,730
Top International Leading Stars for Contemporary Fiction Movies (Rank 401-500) 437 $124,272,165
Top International Leading Stars for Kids Fiction Movies 52 $604,276,422
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Contemporary Fiction Movies (Rank 301-400) 305 $370,760,013
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Kids Fiction Movies 44 $1,077,933,707
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Dramatization Movies (Rank 601-700) 603 $463,730
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Adventure Movies (Rank 101-200) 107 $473,657,285
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Comedy Movies (Rank 101-200) 106 $243,215,861
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Romantic Comedy Movies (Rank 301-400) 337 $3,735,717
Top International Leading Stars for Adventure Movies (Rank 101-200) 133 $604,276,422
Top International Leading Stars for Comedy Movies (Rank 101-200) 151 $120,844,962
Top International Leading Stars for Romantic Comedy Movies (Rank 301-400) 326 $3,427,203
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Adventure Movies (Rank 101-200) 121 $1,077,933,707
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Comedy Movies (Rank 101-200) 114 $364,060,823
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Romantic Comedy Movies (Rank 301-400) 393 $7,162,920
Top Domestic Leading Stars for PG-13 Movies (Rank 301-400) 337 $207,658,562
Top Domestic Leading Stars for R Movies (Rank 1,301-1,400) 1,336 $4,199,447
Top Domestic Leading Stars for PG Movies (Rank 701-800) 724 $35,093,569
Top Domestic Leading Stars for G Movies 11 $473,657,285
Top International Leading Stars for PG-13 Movies (Rank 501-600) 563 $109,122,724
Top International Leading Stars for R Movies (Rank 1,301-1,400) 1,334 $3,427,203
Top International Leading Stars for PG Movies (Rank 701-800) 724 $11,722,238
Top International Leading Stars for G Movies 12 $604,276,422
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for PG-13 Movies (Rank 401-500) 453 $316,781,286
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for R Movies (Rank 1,501-1,600) 1,509 $7,626,650
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for PG Movies (Rank 701-800) 738 $46,815,807
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for G Movies 11 $1,077,933,707
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Walt Disney Movies 77 $423,243,870
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Universal Movies (Rank 101-200) 159 $128,923,715
Top Domestic Leading Stars for 20th Century Fox Movies (Rank 401-500) 413 $35,093,569
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Paramount Pictures Movies (Rank 101-200) 159 $129,611,992
Top International Leading Stars for Walt Disney Movies 92 $564,671,250
Top International Leading Stars for Universal Movies (Rank 101-200) 190 $111,981,548
Top International Leading Stars for 20th Century Fox Movies (Rank 401-500) 419 $11,722,238
Top International Leading Stars for Paramount Pictures Movies (Rank 201-300) 273 $36,746,348
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Walt Disney Movies 90 $987,915,120
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Universal Movies (Rank 101-200) 183 $240,905,263
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for 20th Century Fox Movies (Rank 401-500) 420 $46,815,807
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Paramount Pictures Movies (Rank 201-300) 232 $166,358,340


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