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Phoebe Cates

Best known as an Actress based on credits in that role in 14 films, with $300,073,047 worldwide aggregate box office (rank #11,878)
Best-known acting roles: Kate Beringer (Gremlins), Kate Beringer (Gremlins 2: The New Batch), Linda Barrett (Fast Times at Ridgemont High), Joey's Girl at Disco (I Love You to Death), Amanda (Bright Lights, Big City)
Most productive collaborators: Joe Dante, Zach Galligan, Michael Finnell, Chris Columbus, Hoyt Axton

  1. Summary
  2. Acting Credits
  3. Technical Credits

Career Summary


  MoviesDomestic
Box Office
International
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
As an ActorLead Ensemble Member1$148,168,459$31,056$148,199,515
Leading1$41,476,097$0$41,476,097
(Unclassified)12$109,420,298$977,137$110,397,435

Career Trend

This graph shows Phoebe Cates’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


All Acting Credits


Release
Date
TitleRoleDomestic
Box Office
International
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
6/8/2001 The Anniversary Party Sophia Gold  $4,013,506 $884,559 $4,898,065
9/16/1994 Princess Caraboo Princess Caraboo/Mary Baker  $2,984,777 $92,578 $3,077,355
1/1/1993 Bodies, Rest & Motion Carol  $764,083 $0 $764,083
4/19/1991 Drop Dead Fred Elizabeth  $13,746,300 $0 $13,746,300
6/15/1990 Gremlins 2: The New Batch Kate Beringer  $41,476,097 $0 $41,476,097
4/6/1990 I Love You to Death Joey's Girl at Disco  $15,600,149 $0 $15,600,149
8/25/1989 Heart of Dixie Aiken  $1,093,011 $0 $1,093,011
7/1/1989 Shag Carson McBride  $6,957,975 $0 $6,957,975
4/1/1988 Bright Lights, Big City Amanda  $16,118,077 $0 $16,118,077
1/1/1987 Date With an Angel Patty Winston  $2,000,000 $0 $2,000,000
6/8/1984 Gremlins Kate Beringer  $148,168,459 $31,056 $148,199,515
7/29/1983 Private School Christine Ramsey  $14,049,540 $0 $14,049,540
8/13/1982 Fast Times at Ridgemont High Linda Barrett  $27,092,880 $0 $27,092,880
5/7/1982 Paradise Sarah  $5,000,000 $0 $5,000,000
Movies: 14Totals:$299,064,854$1,008,193$300,073,047
  Averages:$21,361,775$72,014$21,433,789

Leading or Lead Ensemble Roles


Release
Date
TitleOpening
Weekend
Box Office
Max
Theater
Count
Domestic
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
Domestic
Share
6/15/1990 Gremlins 2: The New Batch $9,702,804 2,155 $41,476,097 $41,476,097 100.0%
6/8/1984 Gremlins $12,511,634 1,537 $148,168,459 $148,199,515 100.0%
Movies: 2Totals:  $189,644,556$189,675,612 
 Averages:$11,107,2191,846$94,822,278$94,837,806100.0%

Latest Ranking on All Acting Box Office Record Lists


RecordRankAmount
Top 100 Stars in Leading Roles at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 701-800) 785 $189,644,556
Top Live Action Stars at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 5,301-5,400) 5,328 $257,588,757
Top Above the Line Stars at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 1,801-1,900) 1,855 $189,644,556
Top Stars at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 5,001-5,100) 5,026 $299,064,854
Top 100 Stars in Leading Roles at the International Box Office (Rank 4,301-4,400) 4,383 $31,056
Top Live Action Stars at the International Box Office (Rank 44,901-45,000) 44,963 $1,008,193
Top Above the Line Stars at the International Box Office (Rank 10,201-10,300) 10,251 $31,056
Top Stars at the International Box Office (Rank 47,301-47,400) 47,382 $1,008,193
Top 100 Stars in Leading Roles at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 1,101-1,200) 1,191 $189,675,612
Top Live Action Stars at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 12,401-12,500) 12,439 $258,596,950
Top Above the Line Stars at the Wordwide Box Office (Rank 2,801-2,900) 2,824 $189,675,612
Top Stars at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 11,801-11,900) 11,878 $300,073,047
Highest Grossing Stars of 1984 at the Domestic Box Office 38 97
Highest Grossing Stars of 1985 at the Domestic Box Office 43 97
Highest Grossing Stars of 1986 at the Domestic Box Office 49 97
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Original Screenplay Movies (Rank 401-500) 402 $189,644,556
Top International Leading Stars for Original Screenplay Movies (Rank 3,101-3,200) 3,192 $31,056
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Original Screenplay Movies (Rank 701-800) 709 $189,675,612
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Live Action Movies (Rank 501-600) 599 $189,644,556
Top International Leading Stars for Live Action Movies (Rank 4,001-4,100) 4,030 $31,056
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Live Action Movies (Rank 901-1,000) 946 $189,675,612
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Fantasy Movies (Rank 101-200) 122 $189,644,556
Top International Leading Stars for Fantasy Movies (Rank 701-800) 750 $31,056
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Fantasy Movies (Rank 201-300) 246 $189,675,612
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Comedy Movies (Rank 101-200) 137 $189,644,556
Top International Leading Stars for Comedy Movies (Rank 1,201-1,300) 1,246 $31,056
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Comedy Movies (Rank 201-300) 244 $189,675,612
Top Domestic Leading Stars for PG-13 Movies (Rank 901-1,000) 920 $41,476,097
Top Domestic Leading Stars for PG Movies (Rank 301-400) 349 $148,168,459
Top International Leading Stars for PG Movies (Rank 1,001-1,100) 1,024 $31,056
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for PG-13 Movies (Rank 1,101-1,200) 1,103 $41,476,097
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for PG Movies (Rank 501-600) 536 $148,199,515
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Warner Bros. Movies (Rank 101-200) 157 $189,644,556
Top International Leading Stars for Warner Bros. Movies (Rank 601-700) 651 $31,056
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Warner Bros. Movies (Rank 301-400) 314 $189,675,612


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