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Allen Covert

Best known as a Supporting Actor based on credits in that role in 17 films, with $2,490,153,449 worldwide aggregate box office (rank #467)
Best-known acting roles: Candle Cake Monster (Hotel Transylvania 2), Steve (I Now Pronounce You Chuck and Larry), Referee (The Longest Yard), Andrew (Anger Management), Phil D'Amato (Big Daddy)
Best-known technical roles: Hotel Transylvania 2 (Executive Producer), Grown Ups (Executive Producer), Grown Ups 2 (Executive Producer), The Longest Yard (Executive Producer), Just Go With It (Executive Producer)
Most productive collaborators: Adam Sandler, Tim Herlihy, Jack Giarraputo, Dennis Dugan, Barry Bernardi

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Career Summary


  MoviesDomestic
Box Office
International
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
As an ActorSupporting17$1,459,854,664$1,030,298,785$2,490,153,449
Lead Ensemble Member2$12,665,454$871,802$13,537,256
Cameo1$158,119,460$33,439,045$191,558,505
(Unclassified)2$83,206,377$27,400,000$110,606,377
In Technical RolesExecutive Producer8$982,527,230$888,175,764$1,870,702,994
Producer7$147,923,844$187,032,861$334,956,705
Screenwriter3$32,226,769$500,000$32,726,769
Associate Producer2$289,773,247$110,137,571$399,910,818
Co-Producer1$119,725,280$65,983,182$185,708,462

Latest Ranking on Selected Box Office Record Lists


RecordRankAmount
Top 100 Stars in Leading Roles at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 2,301-2,400) 2,367 $12,665,454
Top Stars at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 301-400) 343 $1,713,845,955
Top 100 Stars in Leading Roles at the International Box Office (Rank 3,301-3,400) 3,338 $871,802
Top Stars at the International Box Office (Rank 1,101-1,200) 1,140 $1,092,009,632
Top 100 Stars in Leading Roles at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 2,901-3,000) 2,931 $13,537,256
Top Stars at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 601-700) 654 $2,805,855,587
Top Grossing Associate Producer at the Domestic Box Office 96 $289,773,247
Top Grossing Co-Producer at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 301-400) 337 $119,725,280
Top Grossing Executive Producer at the Domestic Box Office 84 $982,527,230
Top Grossing Producer at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 701-800) 721 $147,923,844
Top Grossing Screenwriter at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 1,501-1,600) 1,591 $32,226,769
Top Grossing Associate Producer at the International Box Office (Rank 401-500) 411 $110,137,571
Top Grossing Co-Producer at the International Box Office (Rank 501-600) 591 $65,983,182
Top Grossing Executive Producer at the International Box Office (Rank 101-200) 145 $888,175,764
Top Grossing Producer at the International Box Office (Rank 601-700) 688 $187,032,861
Top Grossing Screenwriter at the International Box Office (Rank 3,101-3,200) 3,182 $500,000
Top Grossing Associate Producer at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 201-300) 208 $399,910,818
Top Grossing Co-Producer at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 401-500) 465 $185,708,462
Top Grossing Executive Producer at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 101-200) 113 $1,870,702,994
Top Grossing Producer at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 701-800) 701 $334,956,705
Top Grossing Screenwriter at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 2,001-2,100) 2,020 $32,726,769

See the Acting Credits tab for all Acting Box Office Records and the Technical Credits tab for all Technical Box Office Records.


Featured Blu-ray / DVD Review: Hotel Transylvania 2

January 10th, 2016

Hotel Transylvania 2

Hotel Transylvania came out a few years ago. It cost $85 million to make, which is a lot of money by nearly every definition, but relatively cheap for a digitally animated film. The reviews were mixed, but it was a big financial hit. It came as no surprise that there was a sequel. Hotel Transylvania 2 did better than its predecessor in nearly every way, but it is still a second-tier digitally animated film. For a second-tier film like this to succeed, all it needs to do is entertain the kids while not making the parents want to flee the room right away. That's not a particularly high bar to set. Does this film manage to get above that bar? More...

All Acting Credits


Release
Date
TitleRoleDomestic
Box Office
International
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
9/25/2015 Hotel Transylvania 2 Candle Cake Monster  $169,700,110 $301,051,288 $470,751,398
7/24/2015 Pixels Abusive Citizen  $78,765,986 $165,378,715 $244,144,701
5/23/2014 Blended 220 Tom  $46,290,741 $81,700,000 $127,990,741
11/11/2011 Jack and Jill Otto  $74,158,157 $76,361,060 $150,519,217
2/1/2008 Strange Wilderness Fred Wolf  $6,575,282 $371,802 $6,947,084
7/20/2007 I Now Pronounce You Chuck and Larry Steve  $119,725,280 $65,983,182 $185,708,462
1/6/2006 Grandma’s Boy Alex  $6,090,172 $500,000 $6,590,172
5/27/2005 The Longest Yard Referee  $158,119,460 $33,439,045 $191,558,505
2/13/2004 50 First Dates 10 Second Tom  $120,776,832 $75,543,497 $196,320,329
4/11/2003 Anger Management Andrew  $135,560,942 $60,100,000 $195,660,942
11/27/2002 Eight Crazy Nights Old Lady/Bus Driver/Mayor's Wife  $23,607,202 $0 $23,607,202
6/28/2002 Mr. Deeds Marty  $126,293,452 $44,976,083 $171,269,535
11/10/2000 Little Nicky Todd  $39,442,871 $18,827,520 $58,270,391
12/10/1999 Deuce Bigalow: Male Gigolo Restaurant Manager  $65,535,067 $27,400,000 $92,935,067
6/25/1999 Big Daddy Phil D'Amato  $163,479,795 $65,161,488 $228,641,283
4/9/1999 Never Been Kissed Roger in OP/ED  $55,474,757 $0 $55,474,757
11/6/1998 The Waterboy Walter  $161,491,646 $28,700,000 $190,191,646
1/12/1998 The Wedding Singer Sammy  $80,245,725 $43,100,000 $123,345,725
9/6/1996 Bulletproof Detective Jones  $21,195,840 $1,035,000 $22,230,840
2/16/1996 Happy Gilmore Otto  $38,623,460 $2,380,952 $41,004,412
2/17/1995 Heavy Weights Kenny  $17,671,310 $0 $17,671,310
8/5/1994 Airheads Cop  $5,021,868 $0 $5,021,868
Movies: 22Totals:$1,713,845,955$1,092,009,632$2,805,855,587
  Averages:$77,902,089$49,636,801$127,538,890

Leading or Lead Ensemble Roles


Release
Date
TitleOpening
Weekend
Box Office
Max
Theater
Count
Domestic
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
Domestic
Share
2/1/2008 Strange Wilderness $3,001,719 1,211 $6,575,282 $6,947,084 94.6%
1/6/2006 Grandma’s Boy $3,009,341 2,016 $6,090,172 $6,590,172 92.4%
Movies: 2Totals:  $12,665,454$13,537,256 
 Averages:$3,005,5301,614$6,332,727$6,768,62893.5%

Supporting Roles


Release
Date
TitleOpening
Weekend
Box Office
Max
Theater
Count
Domestic
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
Domestic
Share
9/25/2015 Hotel Transylvania 2 $48,464,322 3,768 $169,700,110 $470,751,398 36.0%
7/24/2015 Pixels $24,011,616 3,723 $78,765,986 $244,144,701 32.3%
5/23/2014 Blended $14,284,031 3,555 $46,290,741 $127,990,741 36.2%
11/11/2011 Jack and Jill $25,003,575 3,438 $74,158,157 $150,519,217 49.3%
7/20/2007 I Now Pronounce You Chuck and Larry $34,233,750 3,501 $119,725,280 $185,708,462 64.5%
2/13/2004 50 First Dates $39,852,237 3,612 $120,776,832 $196,320,329 61.5%
4/11/2003 Anger Management $42,220,847 3,656 $135,560,942 $195,660,942 69.3%
11/27/2002 Eight Crazy Nights $9,434,175 2,503 $23,607,202 $23,607,202 100.0%
6/28/2002 Mr. Deeds $37,162,787 3,239 $126,293,452 $171,269,535 73.7%
11/10/2000 Little Nicky $16,063,904 2,910 $39,442,871 $58,270,391 67.7%
6/25/1999 Big Daddy $41,536,370 3,254 $163,479,795 $228,641,283 71.5%
4/9/1999 Never Been Kissed $11,836,707 2,500 $55,474,757 $55,474,757 100.0%
11/6/1998 The Waterboy $39,414,071 2,782 $161,491,646 $190,191,646 84.9%
1/12/1998 The Wedding Singer $21,917,127 2,837 $80,245,725 $123,345,725 65.1%
9/6/1996 Bulletproof $6,014,400 2,242 $21,195,840 $22,230,840 95.3%
2/16/1996 Happy Gilmore $10,112,005 2,069 $38,623,460 $41,004,412 94.2%
8/5/1994 Airheads $1,911,739 1,228 $5,021,868 $5,021,868 100.0%
Movies: 17Totals:  $1,459,854,664$2,490,153,449 
 Averages:$24,910,2152,989$85,873,804$146,479,61570.7%

Latest Ranking on All Acting Box Office Record Lists


RecordRankAmount
Top 100 Stars in Leading Roles at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 2,301-2,400) 2,367 $12,665,454
Top 100 Stars in Supporting Roles at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 101-200) 191 $1,459,854,664
Top Live Action Stars at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 301-400) 391 $1,362,419,183
Top Above the Line Stars at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 701-800) 753 $497,373,690
Top Below the Line Stars at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 201-300) 279 $789,760,569
Top Stars in Cameo Roles at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 101-200) 198 $158,119,460
Top Stars at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 301-400) 343 $1,713,845,955
Top 100 Stars in Leading Roles at the International Box Office (Rank 3,301-3,400) 3,338 $871,802
Top 100 Stars in Supporting Roles at the International Box Office (Rank 801-900) 873 $1,030,298,785
Top Live Action Stars at the International Box Office (Rank 1,601-1,700) 1,623 $757,519,299
Top Above the Line Stars at the International Box Office (Rank 1,601-1,700) 1,687 $262,913,930
Top Below the Line Stars at the International Box Office (Rank 1,101-1,200) 1,154 $682,410,955
Top Stars in Cameo Roles at the International Box Office (Rank 601-700) 652 $33,439,045
Top Stars at the International Box Office (Rank 1,101-1,200) 1,140 $1,092,009,632
Top 100 Stars in Leading Roles at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 2,901-3,000) 2,931 $13,537,256
Top 100 Stars in Supporting Roles at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 401-500) 467 $2,490,153,449
Top Live Action Stars at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 701-800) 770 $2,119,938,482
Top Above the Line Stars at the Wordwide Box Office (Rank 1,101-1,200) 1,164 $760,287,620
Top Below the Line Stars at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 501-600) 579 $1,472,171,524
Top Stars in Cameo Roles at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 301-400) 370 $191,558,505
Top Stars at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 601-700) 654 $2,805,855,587
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Original Screenplay Movies (Rank 1,501-1,600) 1,584 $12,665,454
Top International Leading Stars for Original Screenplay Movies (Rank 2,301-2,400) 2,341 $871,802
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Original Screenplay Movies (Rank 1,901-2,000) 1,942 $13,537,256
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Live Action Movies (Rank 2,001-2,100) 2,087 $12,665,454
Top International Leading Stars for Live Action Movies (Rank 3,001-3,100) 3,012 $871,802
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Live Action Movies (Rank 2,601-2,700) 2,616 $13,537,256
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Contemporary Fiction Movies (Rank 1,401-1,500) 1,414 $12,665,454
Top International Leading Stars for Contemporary Fiction Movies (Rank 2,001-2,100) 2,038 $871,802
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Contemporary Fiction Movies (Rank 1,701-1,800) 1,757 $13,537,256
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Comedy Movies (Rank 701-800) 786 $12,665,454
Top International Leading Stars for Comedy Movies (Rank 901-1,000) 974 $871,802
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Comedy Movies (Rank 901-1,000) 937 $13,537,256
Top Domestic Leading Stars for R Movies (Rank 1,101-1,200) 1,115 $12,665,454
Top International Leading Stars for R Movies (Rank 1,501-1,600) 1,584 $871,802
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for R Movies (Rank 1,301-1,400) 1,352 $13,537,256
Top Domestic Leading Stars for 20th Century Fox Movies (Rank 501-600) 571 $6,090,172
Top International Leading Stars for 20th Century Fox Movies (Rank 401-500) 494 $500,000
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for 20th Century Fox Movies (Rank 501-600) 582 $6,590,172

All Technical Credits


Release
Date
TitleRoleDomestic
Box Office
International
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
4/14/2017 Sandy Wexler Producer $0 $0 $0
12/11/2015 The Ridiculous 6 Producer $0 $0 $0
9/25/2015 Hotel Transylvania 2 Executive Producer $169,700,110 $301,051,288 $470,751,398
7/24/2015 Pixels Producer $78,765,986 $165,378,715 $244,144,701
5/23/2014 Blended Executive Producer $46,290,741 $81,700,000 $127,990,741
7/12/2013 Grown Ups 2 Executive Producer $133,668,525 $113,355,283 $247,023,808
6/15/2012 That's My Boy Producer $36,931,089 $21,154,146 $58,085,235
11/11/2011 Jack and Jill Executive Producer $74,158,157 $76,361,060 $150,519,217
9/9/2011 Bucky Larson: Born to Be a Star Screenwriter,
Producer 
$2,529,395 $0 $2,529,395
2/11/2011 Just Go With It Executive Producer $103,028,109 $111,946,844 $214,974,953
6/25/2010 Grown Ups Executive Producer $162,001,186 $110,222,244 $272,223,430
7/20/2007 I Now Pronounce You Chuck and L… Co-Producer $119,725,280 $65,983,182 $185,708,462
1/6/2006 Grandma’s Boy Screenwriter,
Producer 
$6,090,172 $500,000 $6,590,172
5/27/2005 The Longest Yard Executive Producer $158,119,460 $33,439,045 $191,558,505
4/11/2003 Anger Management Executive Producer $135,560,942 $60,100,000 $195,660,942
11/27/2002 Eight Crazy Nights Producer,
Screenwriter 
$23,607,202 $0 $23,607,202
6/28/2002 Mr. Deeds Associate Producer $126,293,452 $44,976,083 $171,269,535
6/25/1999 Big Daddy Associate Producer $163,479,795 $65,161,488 $228,641,283
Movies: 18Totals:$1,539,949,601$1,251,329,378$2,791,278,979
  Averages:$85,552,756$69,518,299$155,071,054


Producer Credits


Release
Date
TitleOpening
Weekend
Box Office
Max
Theater
Count
Domestic
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
Domestic
Share
4/14/2017 Sandy Wexler $0 0 $0 $0 0.0%
12/11/2015 The Ridiculous 6 $0 0 $0 $0 0.0%
7/24/2015 Pixels $24,011,616 3,723 $78,765,986 $244,144,701 32.3%
6/15/2012 That's My Boy $13,453,714 3,030 $36,931,089 $58,085,235 63.6%
9/9/2011 Bucky Larson: Born to Be a Star $1,415,023 1,500 $2,529,395 $2,529,395 100.0%
1/6/2006 Grandma’s Boy $3,009,341 2,016 $6,090,172 $6,590,172 92.4%
11/27/2002 Eight Crazy Nights $9,434,175 2,503 $23,607,202 $23,607,202 100.0%
Movies: 7Totals:  $147,923,844$334,956,705 
 Averages:$7,331,9811,825$21,131,978$47,850,95877.7%

Writer Credits


Release
Date
TitleOpening
Weekend
Box Office
Max
Theater
Count
Domestic
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
Domestic
Share
9/9/2011 Bucky Larson: Born to Be a Star $1,415,023 1,500 $2,529,395 $2,529,395 100.0%
1/6/2006 Grandma’s Boy $3,009,341 2,016 $6,090,172 $6,590,172 92.4%
11/27/2002 Eight Crazy Nights $9,434,175 2,503 $23,607,202 $23,607,202 100.0%
Movies: 3Totals:  $32,226,769$32,726,769 
 Averages:$4,619,5132,006$10,742,256$10,908,92397.5%


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