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Joe E. Brown

Best known as an Actor based on credits in that role in 4 films, with $138,000,000 worldwide aggregate box office (rank #21,997)
Best-known acting roles: Union Official (It's a Mad Mad Mad Mad World), Stationmaster (Around the World in 80 Days), Osgood Fielding III (Some Like it Hot), Cap'n Andy Hawks (Show Boat)
Most productive collaborators: Jack Lemmon, Tony Curtis, Grace Lee Whitney, George E. Stone, Billy Wilder

  1. Summary
  2. Acting Credits
  3. Technical Credits

Career Summary


  MoviesDomestic
Box Office
International
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
As an ActorCameo1$42,000,000$0$42,000,000
Supporting1$25,000,000$0$25,000,000
(Unclassified)2$57,300,000$13,700,000$71,000,000

Latest Ranking on Selected Box Office Record Lists


RecordRankAmount
Top Stars at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 13,101-13,200) 13,173 $124,300,000
Top Stars at the International Box Office (Rank 36,801-36,900) 36,879 $13,700,000
Top Stars at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 21,901-22,000) 21,997 $138,000,000

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
11/7/1963 It's a Mad Mad Mad Mad World Union Official  $46,300,000 $13,700,000 $60,000,000
3/29/1959 Some Like it Hot Osgood Fielding III  $25,000,000 $0 $25,000,000
10/17/1956 Around the World in 80 Days Stationmaster  $42,000,000 $0 $42,000,000
9/24/1951 Show Boat Cap'n Andy Hawks  $11,000,000 $0 $11,000,000
Movies: 4Totals:$124,300,000$13,700,000$138,000,000
  Averages:$31,075,000$3,425,000$34,500,000


Supporting Roles


Release
Date
TitleOpening
Weekend
Box Office
Max
Theater
Count
Domestic
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
Domestic
Share
3/29/1959 Some Like it Hot $0 0 $25,000,000 $25,000,000 100.0%
Movies: 1Totals:  $25,000,000$25,000,000 
 Averages:$00$25,000,000$25,000,000100.0%

Latest Ranking on All Acting Box Office Record Lists




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