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Dennis Christopher

Best known as an Actor based on credits in that role in 5 films, with $471,184,679 worldwide aggregate box office (rank #7,456)
Best-known acting roles: Leonide Moguy (Django Unchained), Dave (Breaking Away), Desmond Floyd (Jake Speed), Odin (Queen of the Lot)
Most productive collaborators: Jamie Foxx, Quentin Tarantino, Christoph Waltz, Leonardo DiCaprio, Stacey Sher

  1. Summary
  2. Acting Credits
  3. Technical Credits

Career Summary


  MoviesDomestic
Box Office
International
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
As an ActorSupporting2$162,983,742$287,142,889$450,126,631
Leading1$20,000,000$0$20,000,000
(Unclassified)2$1,058,048$0$1,058,048

Career Trend

This graph shows Dennis Christopher’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
12/25/2012 Django Unchained Leonide Moguy  $162,805,434 $287,142,889 $449,948,323
11/19/2010 Queen of the Lot Odin  $178,308 $0 $178,308
5/30/1986 Jake Speed Desmond Floyd  $1,058,048 $0 $1,058,048
12/31/1985 Flight of the Spruce Goose   $0 $0 $0
7/13/1979 Breaking Away Dave  $20,000,000 $0 $20,000,000
Movies: 5Totals:$184,041,790$287,142,889$471,184,679
  Averages:$36,808,358$57,428,578$94,236,936

Leading or Lead Ensemble Roles


Release
Date
TitleOpening
Weekend
Box Office
Max
Theater
Count
Domestic
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
Domestic
Share
7/13/1979 Breaking Away $17,702 95 $20,000,000 $20,000,000 100.0%
Movies: 1Totals:  $20,000,000$20,000,000 
 Averages:$17,70295$20,000,000$20,000,000100.0%

Supporting Roles


Release
Date
TitleOpening
Weekend
Box Office
Max
Theater
Count
Domestic
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
Domestic
Share
12/25/2012 Django Unchained $30,122,888 3,012 $162,805,434 $449,948,323 36.2%
11/19/2010 Queen of the Lot $22,726 6 $178,308 $178,308 100.0%
Movies: 2Totals:  $162,983,742$450,126,631 
 Averages:$15,072,8071,509$81,491,871$225,063,31668.1%

Latest Ranking on All Acting Box Office Record Lists


RecordRankAmount
Top 100 Stars in Leading Roles at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 2,101-2,200) 2,181 $20,000,000
Top 100 Stars in Supporting Roles at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 8,701-8,800) 8,791 $162,983,742
Top Live Action Stars at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 7,701-7,800) 7,740 $184,041,790
Top Above the Line Stars at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 4,301-4,400) 4,364 $20,178,308
Top Below the Line Stars at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 7,201-7,300) 7,271 $162,805,434
Top Stars at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 8,501-8,600) 8,584 $184,041,790
Top 100 Stars in Supporting Roles at the International Box Office (Rank 6,101-6,200) 6,127 $287,142,889
Top Live Action Stars at the International Box Office (Rank 5,901-6,000) 5,970 $287,142,889
Top Below the Line Stars at the International Box Office (Rank 4,901-5,000) 4,930 $287,142,889
Top Stars at the International Box Office (Rank 6,801-6,900) 6,880 $287,142,889
Top 100 Stars in Leading Roles at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 2,701-2,800) 2,716 $20,000,000
Top 100 Stars in Supporting Roles at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 6,801-6,900) 6,859 $450,126,631
Top Live Action Stars at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 6,501-6,600) 6,590 $471,184,679
Top Above the Line Stars at the Wordwide Box Office (Rank 5,501-5,600) 5,529 $20,178,308
Top Below the Line Stars at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 5,401-5,500) 5,490 $449,948,323
Top Stars at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 7,401-7,500) 7,456 $471,184,679
Highest Grossing Stars of 1980 at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 101-200) 139 63
Highest Grossing Stars of 1981 at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 101-200) 108 63
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Original Screenplay Movies (Rank 1,401-1,500) 1,450 $20,000,000
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Original Screenplay Movies (Rank 1,801-1,900) 1,818 $20,000,000
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Live Action Movies (Rank 1,901-2,000) 1,910 $20,000,000
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Live Action Movies (Rank 2,401-2,500) 2,410 $20,000,000
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Contemporary Fiction Movies (Rank 1,201-1,300) 1,279 $20,000,000
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Contemporary Fiction Movies (Rank 1,601-1,700) 1,617 $20,000,000
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Drama Movies (Rank 601-700) 614 $20,000,000
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Drama Movies (Rank 801-900) 848 $20,000,000
Top Domestic Leading Stars for 20th Century Fox Movies (Rank 401-500) 493 $20,000,000
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for 20th Century Fox Movies (Rank 501-600) 522 $20,000,000


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