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Charles Dance

Best known as a Supporting Actor based on credits in that role in 15 films, with $1,250,759,231 worldwide aggregate box office (rank #1,499)
Best-known acting roles: Harold Filmore (Ghostbusters), Commander Denniston (The Imitation Game), Stephen Traynor (Me Before You), Master Vampire (Dracula Untold), Thomas (Underworld: Awakening)
Most productive collaborators: Emilia Clarke, Thea Sharrock, Sam Claflin, Jojo Moyes, Benedict Cumberbatch

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Career Summary


  MoviesDomestic
Box Office
International
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
As an ActorSupporting15$494,670,567$756,088,664$1,250,759,231
Leading2$0$82,524$82,524
(Unclassified)13$303,233,000$347,835,206$651,068,206

Latest Ranking on Selected Box Office Record Lists


Featured TV on DVD Review: Game of Thrones: Season 5

March 13th, 2016

Game of Thrones: Season Five

Season Six of Game of Thrones starts on the 24th of April. Still a full month away. On the other hand, Season Five comes out this week and to celebrate we have a Contest and a review. How was Season Five compared to the previous seasons? Is it still engaging? Or now that the show is running out of source material to pull from, is it starting to show cracks? More...

Featured TV on DVD Review: Game of Thrones: Season Two

February 19th, 2013

Game of Thrones was one of the biggest new shows of 2011 and the second season was given the green light, and a larger budget, a mere two days after the series premiere. This turned out to be a wise choice, because the ratings for season two were even greater than they were for season one. But was this due to just hype? Or did the quality of the show increase as well? And is the DVD or the Blu-ray Combo Pack as good as the first time around? More...

All Acting Credits


Release
Date
TitleRoleDomestic
Box Office
International
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
3/22/2019 Godzilla: King of the Monsters   $0 $0 $0
12/31/2017 That Good Night   $0 $0 $0
3/31/2017 Despite the Falling Snow Old Alexander  $0 $82,524 $82,524
7/15/2016 Ghostbusters Harold Filmore  $128,350,574 $100,683,476 $229,034,050
6/3/2016 Me Before You Stephen Traynor  $56,245,075 $149,200,000 $205,445,075
2/5/2016 Pride and Prejudice and Zombies Mr. Bennet  $10,907,291 $5,404,044 $16,311,335
11/25/2015 Victor Frankenstein Frankenstein  $5,775,076 $27,400,000 $33,175,076
4/17/2015 Child 44 Major Janusz Kuzmin  $1,224,330 $2,210,000 $3,434,330
4/1/2015 Woman in Gold Sherman  $33,307,793 $23,450,345 $56,758,138
11/28/2014 The Imitation Game Commander Denniston  $91,125,143 $136,648,543 $227,773,686
10/10/2014 Dracula Untold Master Vampire  $55,991,880 $164,249,843 $220,241,723
3/14/2014 Patrick: Evil Awakens Dr. Sebastian Roget  $0 $0 $0
11/2/2012 Midnight's Children William Methwold  $849,045 $789,610 $1,638,655
1/20/2012 Underworld: Awakening Thomas  $62,321,039 $98,058,891 $160,379,930
4/8/2011 Your Highness King Tallious  $21,596,445 $4,525,193 $26,121,638
11/30/2007 Intervention Private Investigator  $279 $0 $279
2/23/2007 Starter for Ten Michael Harbinson  $216,839 $0 $216,839
7/28/2006 Scoop Mr. Malcolm  $10,525,717 $29,577,545 $40,103,262
7/4/2003 Swimming Pool John Bosload  $10,130,108 $13,891,174 $24,021,282
12/28/2001 Dark Blue World Col. Bentley  $258,215 $0 $258,215
12/26/2001 Gosford Park Raymond, Lord Stockbridge  $41,300,105 $0 $41,300,105
12/30/1998 Hilary and Jackie Derek du PrĂ©  $4,874,838 $0 $4,874,838
10/11/1996 Michael Collins Soames  $11,092,559 $16,480,285 $27,572,844
6/18/1993 Last Action Hero Benedict  $50,016,394 $87,282,095 $137,298,489
5/22/1992 Alien 3 Clemens  $54,927,174 $103,572,826 $158,500,000
1/1/1991 China Moon Rupert Munro  $3,038,499 $0 $3,038,499
1/1/1987 White Mischief Josslyn Hay: Earl of Erroll  $3,107,000 $0 $3,107,000
12/12/1986 The Golden Child Sardo Numspa  $79,817,937 $0 $79,817,937
9/19/1985 Plenty Raymond Brock  $6,104,212 $0 $6,104,212
6/26/1981 For Your Eyes Only Claus  $54,800,000 $140,500,000 $195,300,000
Movies: 30Totals:$797,903,567$1,104,006,394$1,901,909,961
  Averages:$26,596,786$36,800,213$63,396,999

Leading or Lead Ensemble Roles


Release
Date
TitleOpening
Weekend
Box Office
Max
Theater
Count
Domestic
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
Domestic
Share
3/31/2017 Despite the Falling Snow $0 0 $0 $82,524 0.0%
3/14/2014 Patrick: Evil Awakens $0 0 $0 $0 0.0%
Movies: 2Totals:  $0$82,524 
 Averages:$00$0$41,2620.0%

Supporting Roles


Release
Date
TitleOpening
Weekend
Box Office
Max
Theater
Count
Domestic
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
Domestic
Share
7/15/2016 Ghostbusters $46,018,755 3,963 $128,350,574 $229,034,050 56.0%
6/3/2016 Me Before You $18,723,269 2,762 $56,245,075 $205,445,075 27.4%
2/5/2016 Pride and Prejudice and Zombies $5,324,240 2,931 $10,907,291 $16,311,335 66.9%
11/25/2015 Victor Frankenstein $2,469,341 2,797 $5,775,076 $33,175,076 17.4%
4/17/2015 Child 44 $621,812 510 $1,224,330 $3,434,330 35.6%
4/1/2015 Woman in Gold $2,091,551 2,011 $33,307,793 $56,758,138 58.7%
11/28/2014 The Imitation Game $479,352 2,402 $91,125,143 $227,773,686 40.0%
10/10/2014 Dracula Untold $23,514,615 2,900 $55,991,880 $220,241,723 25.4%
11/2/2012 Midnight's Children $0 17 $849,045 $1,638,655 51.8%
1/20/2012 Underworld: Awakening $25,306,725 3,078 $62,321,039 $160,379,930 38.9%
4/8/2011 Your Highness $9,360,020 2,772 $21,596,445 $26,121,638 82.7%
2/23/2007 Starter for Ten $37,141 32 $216,839 $216,839 100.0%
7/28/2006 Scoop $3,046,924 541 $10,525,717 $40,103,262 26.2%
7/4/2003 Swimming Pool $286,950 259 $10,130,108 $24,021,282 42.2%
9/19/1985 Plenty $436,266 228 $6,104,212 $6,104,212 100.0%
Movies: 15Totals:  $494,670,567$1,250,759,231 
 Averages:$9,181,1311,814$32,978,038$83,383,94951.3%

Latest Ranking on All Acting Box Office Record Lists


RecordRankAmount
Top 100 Stars in Supporting Roles at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 1,701-1,800) 1,708 $494,670,567
Top Live Action Stars at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 1,101-1,200) 1,101 $797,903,567
Top Above the Line Stars at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 1,001-1,100) 1,005 $388,881,036
Top Below the Line Stars at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 14,101-14,200) 14,190 $89,338,372
Top Stars at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 1,301-1,400) 1,311 $797,903,567
Top 100 Stars in Leading Roles at the International Box Office (Rank 3,901-4,000) 3,933 $82,524
Top 100 Stars in Supporting Roles at the International Box Office (Rank 1,501-1,600) 1,528 $756,088,664
Top Live Action Stars at the International Box Office (Rank 801-900) 855 $1,104,006,394
Top Above the Line Stars at the International Box Office (Rank 901-1,000) 941 $541,717,433
Top Below the Line Stars at the International Box Office (Rank 7,201-7,300) 7,246 $200,562,581
Top Stars at the International Box Office (Rank 1,101-1,200) 1,113 $1,104,006,394
Top 100 Stars in Leading Roles at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 5,101-5,200) 5,194 $82,524
Top 100 Stars in Supporting Roles at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 1,401-1,500) 1,499 $1,250,759,231
Top Live Action Stars at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 901-1,000) 914 $1,901,909,961
Top Above the Line Stars at the Wordwide Box Office (Rank 901-1,000) 947 $930,598,469
Top Below the Line Stars at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 9,301-9,400) 9,354 $289,900,953
Top Stars at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 1,101-1,200) 1,148 $1,901,909,961
Top International Leading Stars for Original Screenplay Movies (Rank 2,801-2,900) 2,848 $82,524
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Original Screenplay Movies (Rank 3,701-3,800) 3,733 $82,524
Top International Leading Stars for Live Action Movies (Rank 3,601-3,700) 3,604 $82,524
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Live Action Movies (Rank 4,701-4,800) 4,778 $82,524
Top International Leading Stars for Historical Fiction Movies (Rank 801-900) 844 $82,524
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Historical Fiction Movies (Rank 1,001-1,100) 1,094 $82,524
Top International Leading Stars for Drama Movies (Rank 1,501-1,600) 1,584 $82,524
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Drama Movies (Rank 2,101-2,200) 2,192 $82,524
Top International Leading Stars for PG-13 Movies (Rank 1,401-1,500) 1,471 $82,524
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for PG-13 Movies (Rank 1,801-1,900) 1,834 $82,524


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