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Jamie Lee Curtis

Best known as an Actress based on credits in that role in 37 films, with $1,606,826,380 worldwide aggregate box office (rank #1,521)
Best-known acting roles: Aunt Viv (Beverly Hills Chihuahua), Tess Coleman (Freaky Friday), Helen Tasker (True Lies), Nora Krank (Christmas with the Kranks), Laurie Strode/Keri Tate (Halloween: H2O)
Most productive collaborators: Raja Gosnell, Piper Perabo, James Cameron, Arnold Schwarzenegger, Manolo Cardona

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Career Summary


  MoviesDomestic
Box Office
International
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
As an ActorSupporting5$335,816,603$327,546,658$663,363,261
Leading3$62,427,192$23,553,184$85,980,376
Lead Ensemble Member1$25,702,053$7,136,892$32,838,945
Cameo1$0$0$0
(Unclassified)27$641,260,513$183,383,285$824,643,798

Career Trend

This graph shows Jamie Lee Curtis’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


2016 - Holiday Gift Guide - Part IV - Books, Music, and Anything I Missed

December 22nd, 2016

The Mermaid

We listed the first-run releases, TV on DVD releases and Classics. The final installment includes some books, music, and anything I forgot before. And let’s be honest, there’s a couple of late screeners on this list, because I don’t have time to review them. More...

Featured TV on DVD Review: New Girl: Season Two

October 17th, 2013

New Girl debuted in 2011 and even before it first aired, it had a lot of buzz. In fact, it was one of eight shows the Critics' Choice Television Award declared as Most Exciting New Series. Of those eight, six have since been canceled. Part of the reason there was so much buzz was that it was the first time Zooey Deschanel starred in a TV series. Does the show have more to than that? More...

Featured Blu-ray / DVD Review: From Up on Poppy Hill

September 2nd, 2013

From Up on Poppy Hill is the latest film from Studio Ghibli to reach our shores. The film opened in limited release earlier this year and became the first film released by GKIDS to cross $1 million. Can the film live up to Studio Ghibli's previous films? If not, is it still good in its own regard? More...

All Acting Credits


Release
Date
TitleRoleDomestic
Box Office
International
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
10/19/2018 Halloween Laurie Strode  $0 $0 $0
12/31/2017 The Pages   $0 $0 $0
1/16/2015 Spare Parts Principal  $3,618,912 $82,369 $3,701,281
3/15/2013 Kokuriko-zaka Kara Ryoko  $1,000,878 $48,742,934 $49,743,812
9/24/2010 You Again Gail  $25,702,053 $7,136,892 $32,838,945
10/3/2008 Beverly Hills Chihuahua Aunt Viv  $94,514,402 $59,703,766 $154,218,168
12/2/2005 The Kid & I   $0 $0 $0
11/24/2004 Christmas with the Kranks Nora Krank  $73,701,902 $22,767,285 $96,469,187
8/6/2003 Freaky Friday Tess Coleman  $110,222,438 $50,600,000 $160,822,438
7/12/2002 Halloween: Resurrection Laurie Strode  $30,259,652 $7,400,000 $37,659,652
3/30/2001 The Tailor of Panama Louisa  $13,491,653 $14,000,000 $27,491,653
3/3/2000 Drowning Mona Rona, the Waitress  $15,427,192 $553,184 $15,980,376
1/15/1999 Virus Kit Foster  $14,010,690 $16,616,000 $30,626,690
8/5/1998 Halloween: H2O Laurie Strode/Keri Tate  $55,041,738 $0 $55,041,738
4/17/1998 Homegrown Sierra Kazan  $215,553 $0 $215,553
1/24/1997 Fierce Creatures Willa Weston  $9,254,184 $0 $9,254,184
8/14/1996 House Arrest Janet Beindorf  $6,906,987 $0 $6,906,987
7/15/1994 True Lies Helen Tasker  $146,282,411 $219,017,589 $365,300,000
2/11/1994 My Girl 2 Shelly Sultenfuss  $16,559,100 $0 $16,559,100
1/1/1993 Mother's Boys Judith "Jude" Madigan  $874,000 $0 $874,000
12/11/1992 Forever Young Claire  $55,942,530 $72,000,000 $127,942,530
11/27/1991 My Girl Shelly DeVoto  $58,011,485 $0 $58,011,485
1/1/1991 Queen's Logic Grace  $612,781 $0 $612,781
3/16/1990 Blue Steel Megan Turner  $7,701,707 $0 $7,701,707
7/15/1988 A Fish Called Wanda Wanda  $63,493,000 $0 $63,493,000
1/1/1988 Dominick and Eugene Jennifer Reston  $3,076,031 $0 $3,076,031
1/1/1987 Amazing Grace and Chuck Lynn Taylor  $4,000,000 $0 $4,000,000
6/7/1985 Perfect Jessie  $12,918,858 $0 $12,918,858
8/3/1984 Grandview, U.S.A. Michelle "Mike" Cody  $4,743,119 $0 $4,743,119
4/27/1984 Love Letters Anna Winter  $5,269,990 $0 $5,269,990
6/8/1983 Trading Places Ophelia  $90,400,000 $0 $90,400,000
10/30/1981 Halloween II Laurie Strode  $25,533,818 $0 $25,533,818
7/10/1981 Escape from New York Narrator/Computer Voice  $25,244,700 $0 $25,244,700
8/15/1980 Prom Night Kim Hammond  $14,796,236 $0 $14,796,236
2/1/1980 The Fog Elizabeth Solley  $21,378,361 $0 $21,378,361
1/1/1980 Terror Train Alana Maxwell  $8,000,000 $0 $8,000,000
10/17/1978 Halloween Laurie Strode  $47,000,000 $23,000,000 $70,000,000
Movies: 37Totals:$1,065,206,361$541,620,019$1,606,826,380
  Averages:$28,789,361$14,638,379$43,427,740

Leading or Lead Ensemble Roles


Release
Date
TitleOpening
Weekend
Box Office
Max
Theater
Count
Domestic
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
Domestic
Share
10/19/2018 Halloween $0 0 $0 $0 0.0%
9/24/2010 You Again $8,407,513 2,548 $25,702,053 $32,838,945 78.3%
3/3/2000 Drowning Mona $5,802,229 1,981 $15,427,192 $15,980,376 96.5%
10/17/1978 Halloween $0 0 $47,000,000 $70,000,000 67.1%
Movies: 4Totals:  $88,129,245$118,819,321 
 Averages:$3,552,4361,132$22,032,311$29,704,83080.6%

Supporting Roles


Release
Date
TitleOpening
Weekend
Box Office
Max
Theater
Count
Domestic
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
Domestic
Share
1/16/2015 Spare Parts $1,335,768 440 $3,618,912 $3,701,281 97.8%
3/15/2013 Kokuriko-zaka Kara $0 48 $1,000,878 $49,743,812 2.0%
10/3/2008 Beverly Hills Chihuahua $29,300,465 3,239 $94,514,402 $154,218,168 61.3%
7/15/1994 True Lies $25,869,770 2,561 $146,282,411 $365,300,000 40.0%
6/8/1983 Trading Places $7,348,200 1,387 $90,400,000 $90,400,000 100.0%
Movies: 5Totals:  $335,816,603$663,363,261 
 Averages:$12,770,8411,535$67,163,321$132,672,65260.2%

Latest Ranking on All Acting Box Office Record Lists


RecordRankAmount
Top 100 Stars in Leading Roles at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 1,201-1,300) 1,216 $88,129,245
Top 100 Stars in Supporting Roles at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 3,201-3,300) 3,255 $335,816,603
Top Live Action Stars at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 601-700) 680 $1,064,205,483
Top Above the Line Stars at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 1,301-1,400) 1,323 $285,544,970
Top Stars at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 801-900) 860 $1,065,206,361
Top 100 Stars in Leading Roles at the International Box Office (Rank 1,801-1,900) 1,825 $30,690,076
Top 100 Stars in Supporting Roles at the International Box Office (Rank 5,401-5,500) 5,451 $327,546,658
Top Live Action Stars at the International Box Office (Rank 3,101-3,200) 3,103 $492,877,085
Top Above the Line Stars at the International Box Office (Rank 1,501-1,600) 1,595 $286,493,800
Top Stars at the International Box Office (Rank 3,201-3,300) 3,242 $541,620,019
Top 100 Stars in Leading Roles at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 1,401-1,500) 1,475 $118,819,321
Top 100 Stars in Supporting Roles at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 4,401-4,500) 4,460 $663,363,261
Top Live Action Stars at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 1,301-1,400) 1,303 $1,557,082,568
Top Above the Line Stars at the Wordwide Box Office (Rank 1,401-1,500) 1,482 $572,038,770
Top Stars at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 1,501-1,600) 1,521 $1,606,826,380
Highest Grossing Stars of 1980 at the Domestic Box Office 48 93
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Original Screenplay Movies (Rank 701-800) 722 $88,129,245
Top International Leading Stars for Original Screenplay Movies (Rank 1,101-1,200) 1,162 $30,690,076
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Original Screenplay Movies (Rank 901-1,000) 927 $118,819,321
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Live Action Movies (Rank 901-1,000) 971 $88,129,245
Top International Leading Stars for Live Action Movies (Rank 1,501-1,600) 1,542 $30,690,076
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Live Action Movies (Rank 1,201-1,300) 1,209 $118,819,321
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Contemporary Fiction Movies (Rank 901-1,000) 960 $41,129,245
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Fantasy Movies (Rank 301-400) 320 $47,000,000
Top International Leading Stars for Contemporary Fiction Movies (Rank 1,401-1,500) 1,488 $7,690,076
Top International Leading Stars for Fantasy Movies (Rank 401-500) 480 $23,000,000
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Contemporary Fiction Movies (Rank 1,101-1,200) 1,169 $48,819,321
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Fantasy Movies (Rank 401-500) 420 $70,000,000
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Comedy Movies (Rank 501-600) 534 $41,129,245
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Horror Movies 99 $47,000,000
Top International Leading Stars for Comedy Movies (Rank 701-800) 737 $7,690,076
Top International Leading Stars for Horror Movies (Rank 101-200) 183 $23,000,000
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Comedy Movies (Rank 601-700) 629 $48,819,321
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Horror Movies (Rank 101-200) 141 $70,000,000
Top Domestic Leading Stars for PG-13 Movies (Rank 1,201-1,300) 1,208 $15,427,192
Top Domestic Leading Stars for R Movies (Rank 601-700) 680 $47,000,000
Top Domestic Leading Stars for PG Movies (Rank 701-800) 782 $25,702,053
Top International Leading Stars for PG-13 Movies (Rank 1,301-1,400) 1,391 $553,184
Top International Leading Stars for R Movies (Rank 801-900) 854 $23,000,000
Top International Leading Stars for PG Movies (Rank 701-800) 775 $7,136,892
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for PG-13 Movies (Rank 1,301-1,400) 1,321 $15,980,376
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for R Movies (Rank 701-800) 778 $70,000,000
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for PG Movies (Rank 801-900) 805 $32,838,945
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Walt Disney Movies (Rank 501-600) 516 $25,702,053
Top International Leading Stars for Walt Disney Movies (Rank 401-500) 464 $7,136,892
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Walt Disney Movies (Rank 501-600) 528 $32,838,945


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