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Dom DeLuise

Best known as an Actor based on credits in that role in 28 films, with $913,742,106 worldwide aggregate box office (rank #3,356)
Best-known acting roles: Buddy Bizarre (Blazing Saddles), Lenny (Baby Geniuses), Melvin P. Thorpe (The Best Little Whorehouse in Texas), Fagin (Oliver & Company), Himself (The Muppet Movie)
Most productive collaborators: Don Bluth, Cathianne Blore, Burt Reynolds, Judy Freudberg, Tony Geiss

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Career Summary


  MoviesDomestic
Box Office
International
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
As an ActorSupporting4$195,758,238$0$195,758,238
Leading3$92,720,576$1,980,473$94,701,049
Cameo1$76,657,000$0$76,657,000
(Unclassified)20$546,625,819$0$546,625,819

Career Trend

This graph shows Dom DeLuise’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


Featured Blu-ray Review: The Muppet Movie

August 11th, 2013

The Muppet Movie came out 34 years ago, which makes it a little strange they are releasing a 35th Anniversary edition Blu-ray this week. Then again, I'm glad I don't have to wait another year to get this movie on Blu-ray, because I loved it as a kid. Does it still hold up decades later? And is the Blu-ray worth picking up if you are a fan of the movie? More...

All Acting Credits


Release
Date
TitleRoleDomestic
Box Office
International
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
3/12/1999 Baby Geniuses Lenny  $27,151,490 $0 $27,151,490
3/29/1996 All Dogs Go To Heaven 2 Itchy  $8,556,572 $0 $8,556,572
7/28/1993 Robin Hood: Men in Tights Don Giovanni  $35,699,287 $0 $35,699,287
11/22/1991 An American Tail: Fievel Goes West Tiger  $20,218,664 $0 $20,218,664
2/9/1990 Loose Cannons Harry "The Hippo" Gutterman  $4,463,085 $0 $4,463,085
11/17/1989 All Dogs Go To Heaven Itchy  $26,220,877 $0 $26,220,877
11/18/1988 Oliver & Company Fagin  $49,576,671 $0 $49,576,671
6/24/1987 Spaceballs Pizza the Hutt  $38,119,483 $0 $38,119,483
11/21/1986 An American Tail Tiger  $47,483,002 $0 $47,483,002
7/25/1986 Haunted Honeymoon Aunt Kate  $8,033,397 $0 $8,033,397
12/21/1984 Johnny Dangerously The Pope  $17,124,395 $0 $17,124,395
6/29/1984 Cannonball Run II Victor Prinzim  $28,100,000 $0 $28,100,000
7/23/1982 The Best Little Whorehouse in Texas Melvin P. Thorpe  $69,701,637 $0 $69,701,637
7/2/1982 The Secret of Nimh Jeremy  $10,140,325 $0 $10,140,325
6/19/1981 The Cannonball Run Victor Prinzim  $57,498,710 $0 $57,498,710
6/12/1981 History of the World: Part I Emperor Nero  $31,672,000 $0 $31,672,000
8/15/1980 Smokey and the Bandit II Doc  $66,132,626 $0 $66,132,626
6/13/1980 Wholly Moses! Shadrach  $14,155,617 $0 $14,155,617
2/8/1980 The Last Married Couple in America Walter Holmes  $12,835,544 $0 $12,835,544
2/1/1980 Fatso Dominick DiNapoli  $7,000,000 $0 $7,000,000
6/22/1979 The Muppet Movie Himself  $76,657,000 $0 $76,657,000
5/1/1979 Hot Stuff Ernie Fortunato  $0 $0 $0
6/9/1978 The Cheap Detective Pepe Damascus  $28,221,552 $0 $28,221,552
5/5/1978 The End Marlon Borunki  $30,354,004 $1,980,473 $32,334,477
12/18/1977 The World's Greatest Lover Zitz  $21,000,000 $0 $21,000,000
6/25/1976 Silent Movie Dom Bell  $36,145,695 $0 $36,145,695
1/1/1975 The Adventure of Sherlock Holmes' Sma… Eduardo Gambetti, Blackmailer  $20,000,000 $0 $20,000,000
2/7/1974 Blazing Saddles Buddy Bizarre  $119,500,000 $0 $119,500,000
Movies: 28Totals:$911,761,633$1,980,473$913,742,106
  Averages:$32,562,915$70,731$32,633,647

Leading or Lead Ensemble Roles


Release
Date
TitleOpening
Weekend
Box Office
Max
Theater
Count
Domestic
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
Domestic
Share
11/17/1989 All Dogs Go To Heaven $4,712,834 1,591 $26,220,877 $26,220,877 100.0%
5/5/1978 The End $0 0 $30,354,004 $32,334,477 93.9%
6/25/1976 Silent Movie $0 0 $36,145,695 $36,145,695 100.0%
Movies: 3Totals:  $92,720,576$94,701,049 
 Averages:$1,570,945530$30,906,859$31,567,01698.0%

Supporting Roles


Release
Date
TitleOpening
Weekend
Box Office
Max
Theater
Count
Domestic
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
Domestic
Share
3/29/1996 All Dogs Go To Heaven 2 $2,256,118 2,037 $8,556,572 $8,556,572 100.0%
11/22/1991 An American Tail: Fievel Goes West $3,435,625 1,698 $20,218,664 $20,218,664 100.0%
11/21/1986 An American Tail $5,234,446 1,249 $47,483,002 $47,483,002 100.0%
2/7/1974 Blazing Saddles $0 0 $119,500,000 $119,500,000 100.0%
Movies: 4Totals:  $195,758,238$195,758,238 
 Averages:$2,731,5471,246$48,939,560$48,939,560100.0%

Latest Ranking on All Acting Box Office Record Lists


RecordRankAmount
Top 100 Stars in Leading Roles at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 1,101-1,200) 1,173 $92,720,576
Top 100 Stars in Supporting Roles at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 6,801-6,900) 6,877 $195,758,238
Top Live Action Stars at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 1,401-1,500) 1,415 $683,048,847
Top Above the Line Stars at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 2,501-2,600) 2,552 $107,011,004
Top Stars in Cameo Roles at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 501-600) 520 $76,657,000
Top Stars at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 1,001-1,100) 1,062 $911,761,633
Top 100 Stars in Leading Roles at the International Box Office (Rank 3,001-3,100) 3,084 $1,980,473
Top Live Action Stars at the International Box Office (Rank 42,601-42,700) 42,680 $1,980,473
Top Above the Line Stars at the International Box Office (Rank 6,801-6,900) 6,890 $1,980,473
Top Stars at the International Box Office (Rank 44,901-45,000) 44,960 $1,980,473
Top 100 Stars in Leading Roles at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 1,601-1,700) 1,614 $94,701,049
Top 100 Stars in Supporting Roles at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 15,801-15,900) 15,822 $195,758,238
Top Live Action Stars at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 4,301-4,400) 4,348 $685,029,320
Top Above the Line Stars at the Wordwide Box Office (Rank 3,401-3,500) 3,417 $108,991,477
Top Stars in Cameo Roles at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 701-800) 733 $76,657,000
Top Stars at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 3,301-3,400) 3,356 $913,742,106
Highest Grossing Stars of 1980 at the Domestic Box Office 67 85
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Original Screenplay Movies (Rank 801-900) 883 $62,366,572
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Original Screenplay Movies (Rank 1,201-1,300) 1,282 $62,366,572
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Live Action Movies (Rank 1,501-1,600) 1,600 $36,145,695
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Hand Animation Movies 60 $26,220,877
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Live Action Movies (Rank 2,001-2,100) 2,026 $36,145,695
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Hand Animation Movies 75 $26,220,877
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Kids Fiction Movies (Rank 401-500) 473 $26,220,877
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Kids Fiction Movies (Rank 501-600) 511 $26,220,877
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Adventure Movies (Rank 801-900) 824 $26,220,877
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Comedy Movies (Rank 501-600) 582 $36,145,695
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Adventure Movies (Rank 901-1,000) 933 $26,220,877
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Comedy Movies (Rank 701-800) 702 $36,145,695
Top Domestic Leading Stars for G Movies (Rank 101-200) 139 $26,220,877
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for G Movies (Rank 101-200) 153 $26,220,877
Top Domestic Leading Stars for 20th Century Fox Movies (Rank 401-500) 414 $36,145,695
Top Domestic Leading Stars for MGM Movies 76 $26,220,877
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for 20th Century Fox Movies (Rank 401-500) 450 $36,145,695
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for MGM Movies 91 $26,220,877


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