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Tony Curtis

Best known as an Actor based on credits in that role in 15 films, with $249,837,375 worldwide aggregate box office (rank #13,827)
Best-known acting roles: Ringside Fan (Play it to the Bone), Donald Baumgart (Rosemary's Baby), Marvin Lazar (The Bad News Bears Go To Japan), Leslie Gallant III (The Great Race), Martin N. Fenn (The Mirror Crack'd)
Most productive collaborators: Jack Lemmon, Grace Lee Whitney, Jackie Earle Haley, Joe E. Brown, George E. Stone

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Career Summary


  MoviesDomestic
Box Office
International
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
As an ActorLeading2$39,000,000$0$39,000,000
(Unclassified)13$180,837,375$30,000,000$210,837,375

Career Trend

This graph shows Tony 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


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All Acting Credits


Release
Date
TitleRoleDomestic
Box Office
International
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
12/24/1999 Play it to the Bone Ringside Fan  $8,427,204 $0 $8,427,204
3/15/1996 The Celluloid Closet Himself  $1,310,167 $0 $1,310,167
1/1/1994 Naked in New York Carl Fisher  $1,038,959 $0 $1,038,959
3/21/1980 Little Miss Marker Blackie  $6,321,392 $0 $6,321,392
1/1/1980 The Mirror Crack'd Martin N. Fenn  $11,000,000 $0 $11,000,000
1/1/1978 The Bad News Bears Go To Japan Marvin Lazar  $14,000,000 $0 $14,000,000
10/16/1968 The Boston Strangler Albert de Salvo  $17,810,894 $0 $17,810,894
6/12/1968 Rosemary's Baby Donald Baumgart  $33,395,426 $0 $33,395,426
7/1/1965 The Great Race Leslie Gallant III  $25,333,333 $0 $25,333,333
12/19/1962 Taras Bulba Andrei Bulba  $4,000,000 $0 $4,000,000
10/7/1960 Spartacus Antonius  $30,000,000 $30,000,000 $60,000,000
12/5/1959 Operation Petticoat Lieutenant Nicholas Holden  $23,300,000 $0 $23,300,000
3/29/1959 Some Like it Hot Joe (Josephine)/Junior  $25,000,000 $0 $25,000,000
1/1/1956 Trapeze Tino Orsini  $14,400,000 $0 $14,400,000
7/12/1950 Winchester '73 Doan  $4,500,000 $0 $4,500,000
Movies: 15Totals:$219,837,375$30,000,000$249,837,375
  Averages:$14,655,825$2,000,000$16,655,825

Leading or Lead Ensemble Roles


Release
Date
TitleOpening
Weekend
Box Office
Max
Theater
Count
Domestic
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
Domestic
Share
1/1/1978 The Bad News Bears Go To Japan $0 0 $14,000,000 $14,000,000 100.0%
3/29/1959 Some Like it Hot $0 0 $25,000,000 $25,000,000 100.0%
Movies: 2Totals:  $39,000,000$39,000,000 
 Averages:$00$19,500,000$19,500,000100.0%

Latest Ranking on All Acting Box Office Record Lists


RecordRankAmount
Top 100 Stars in Leading Roles at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 1,801-1,900) 1,804 $39,000,000
Top Live Action Stars at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 6,301-6,400) 6,387 $219,837,375
Top Above the Line Stars at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 4,601-4,700) 4,674 $14,000,000
Top Stars at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 7,101-7,200) 7,109 $219,837,375
Top Live Action Stars at the International Box Office (Rank 29,201-29,300) 29,282 $30,000,000
Top Stars at the International Box Office (Rank 31,101-31,200) 31,157 $30,000,000
Top 100 Stars in Leading Roles at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 2,201-2,300) 2,261 $39,000,000
Top Live Action Stars at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 12,501-12,600) 12,576 $249,837,375
Top Above the Line Stars at the Wordwide Box Office (Rank 5,901-6,000) 5,971 $14,000,000
Top Stars at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 13,801-13,900) 13,827 $249,837,375
Highest Grossing Stars of 1980 at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 101-200) 126 66
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Original Screenplay Movies (Rank 1,501-1,600) 1,590 $14,000,000
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Original Screenplay Movies (Rank 1,901-2,000) 1,959 $14,000,000
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Live Action Movies (Rank 2,001-2,100) 2,094 $14,000,000
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Live Action Movies (Rank 2,601-2,700) 2,625 $14,000,000
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Comedy Movies (Rank 701-800) 796 $14,000,000
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Comedy Movies (Rank 901-1,000) 949 $14,000,000
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Not Rated Movies 14 $25,000,000
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Not Rated Movies (Rank 201-300) 211 $25,000,000
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Paramount Pictures Movies (Rank 401-500) 465 $14,000,000
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Paramount Pictures Movies (Rank 401-500) 481 $14,000,000


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