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Stephen Dorff

Best known as an Actor based on credits in that role in 33 films, with $886,700,825 worldwide aggregate box office (rank #3,546)
Best-known acting roles: Homer Van Meter (Public Enemies), Stavros (Immortals), Scott Strauss (World Trade Center), Deacon Frost (Blade), Himself (Zoolander)
Best-known technical roles: Brake (Executive Producer)
Most productive collaborators: Johnny Depp, Michael Mann, Wesley Snipes, Christian Bale, Ronan Bennett

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Career Summary


  MoviesDomestic
Box Office
International
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
As an ActorLeading8$4,184,583$15,335,445$19,520,028
Supporting4$240,054,784$269,290,662$509,345,446
Lead Ensemble Member1$83,504,017$128,058,418$211,562,435
Cameo1$45,172,250$15,608,731$60,780,981
(Unclassified)19$81,137,961$4,353,974$85,491,935
In Technical RolesExecutive Producer1$4,876$97,943$102,819

Career Trend

This graph shows Stephen Dorff’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


Limited and VOD Releases: Big Short Looks to Stand Tall

December 11th, 2015

The Big Short

Earlier this week, The Big Short picked up two SAG nominations and four Golden Globe nominations and now it is opening in limited release. It arguably has louder buzz than the rest of this week’s limited releases combined, and the reviews to back it up. Outside of this film, both The Boy and the World and The Girl in the Book deserve to find an audience. More...

Limited Releases: The Good Life

July 4th, 2014

Life Itself poster

It is a busy week with several releases spread over three days. Unfortunately, most movies opening this week are earning weak reviews and many of them have almost no reviews on Rotten Tomatoes. The lack of buzz and the weak critical response will likely prove fatal. Fortunately, there is an exception as Life Itself is earning amazing reviews. A Hard Day's Night is also worth checking out, as it is getting a 50th anniversary. More...

Featured Blu-ray / DVD Review: The Motel Life

June 2nd, 2014

The Motel Life opened in limited release, as well as Video on Demand, back in November of last year. It earned good reviews, but not great reviews, and failed to find an audience in theaters. Granted, most films that open on Video on Demand fail to find an audience in theaters, but would this film have struggled even if it debuted in theaters without the Video on Demand? Or is it not strong enough for limited release? More...

All Acting Credits


Release
Date
TitleRoleDomestic
Box Office
International
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
12/31/2017 Sex Guaranteed   $0 $0 $0
12/11/2015 American Hero Melvin  $0 $26 $26
7/4/2014 Heatstroke Paul O'Malley  $0 $0 $0
11/8/2013 The Motel Life Jerry Lee  $0 $0 $0
4/5/2013 Tomorrow You're Gone Charlie Rankin  $0 $0 $0
1/18/2013 Officer Down Det. David Callahan  $1,463 $0 $1,463
3/23/2012 Brake Jeremy Reins  $4,876 $97,943 $102,819
11/11/2011 Immortals Stavros  $83,504,017 $128,058,418 $211,562,435
9/9/2011 Bucky Larson: Born to Be a Star Dick  $2,529,395 $0 $2,529,395
12/22/2010 Somewhere Johnny Marco  $1,785,645 $15,237,476 $17,023,121
7/1/2009 Public Enemies Homer Van Meter  $97,104,620 $115,178,089 $212,282,709
12/31/2008 Black Water Transit Nicky  $0 $0 $0
8/12/2008 Felon   $0 $0 $0
12/12/2007 Nanking Lewis Smythe  $161,182 $404,752 $565,934
8/9/2006 World Trade Center Scott Strauss  $70,278,893 $93,016,761 $163,295,654
7/21/2006 Shadowboxer Clayton  $370,627 $72,324 $442,951
1/28/2005 Alone in the Dark Commander Burke  $5,178,569 $3,000,000 $8,178,569
9/19/2003 Cold Creek Manor Dale Massie  $21,384,035 $0 $21,384,035
8/30/2002 FearDotCom Mike Reilly  $13,208,023 $0 $13,208,023
5/3/2002 Deuces Wild Leon  $6,044,618 $200,000 $6,244,618
9/28/2001 Zoolander Himself  $45,172,250 $15,608,731 $60,780,981
8/11/2000 Cecil B. Demented Cecil B. Demented  $1,276,984 $676,898 $1,953,882
8/21/1998 Blade Deacon Frost  $70,141,876 $61,095,812 $131,237,688
3/14/1997 City of Industry Skip Kovich  $1,554,338 $0 $1,554,338
2/21/1997 Blood and Wine Jason Gates  $1,083,350 $0 $1,083,350
5/1/1996 I Shot Andy Warhol Candy Darling  $1,773,648 $0 $1,773,648
11/17/1995 Reckless Tom Jr.  $103,351 $0 $103,351
1/20/1995 S.F.W. Cliff Spab  $63,649 $0 $63,649
4/15/1994 Backbeat Stuart Sutcliffe  $2,392,599 $0 $2,392,599
10/15/1993 Judgment Night John Wyatt  $12,108,480 $0 $12,108,480
1/1/1993 Rescue Me Fraser Sweeney  $1,000,000 $0 $1,000,000
1/1/1992 The Power of One P.K. Age 18  $2,827,107 $0 $2,827,107
5/15/1987 The Gate Glen  $13,000,000 $0 $13,000,000
Movies: 33Totals:$454,053,595$432,647,230$886,700,825
  Averages:$13,759,200$13,110,522$26,869,722

Leading or Lead Ensemble Roles


Release
Date
TitleOpening
Weekend
Box Office
Max
Theater
Count
Domestic
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
Domestic
Share
12/11/2015 American Hero $0 0 $0 $26 0.0%
7/4/2014 Heatstroke $0 0 $0 $0 0.0%
11/8/2013 The Motel Life $0 0 $0 $0 0.0%
4/5/2013 Tomorrow You're Gone $0 0 $0 $0 0.0%
1/18/2013 Officer Down $1,061 1 $1,463 $1,463 100.0%
3/23/2012 Brake $4,330 2 $4,876 $102,819 4.7%
11/11/2011 Immortals $32,206,425 3,120 $83,504,017 $211,562,435 39.5%
12/22/2010 Somewhere $119,086 83 $1,785,645 $17,023,121 10.5%
4/15/1994 Backbeat $0 0 $2,392,599 $2,392,599 100.0%
Movies: 9Totals:  $87,688,600$231,082,463 
 Averages:$3,592,322356$9,743,178$25,675,82942.5%

Supporting Roles


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%
7/1/2009 Public Enemies $25,271,675 3,336 $97,104,620 $212,282,709 45.7%
8/9/2006 World Trade Center $18,730,762 3,021 $70,278,893 $163,295,654 43.0%
8/21/1998 Blade $17,073,856 2,389 $70,141,876 $131,237,688 53.4%
Movies: 4Totals:  $240,054,784$509,345,446 
 Averages:$15,622,8292,562$60,013,696$127,336,36260.6%

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) 1,235 $87,688,600
Top 100 Stars in Supporting Roles at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 5,401-5,500) 5,425 $240,054,784
Top Live Action Stars at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 2,801-2,900) 2,879 $408,881,345
Top Above the Line Stars at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 1,201-1,300) 1,211 $325,350,785
Top Below the Line Stars at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 25,601-25,700) 25,630 $45,172,250
Top Stars in Cameo Roles at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 801-900) 852 $45,172,250
Top Stars at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 2,801-2,900) 2,900 $454,053,595
Top 100 Stars in Leading Roles at the International Box Office (Rank 1,001-1,100) 1,023 $143,393,863
Top 100 Stars in Supporting Roles at the International Box Office (Rank 6,501-6,600) 6,584 $269,290,662
Top Live Action Stars at the International Box Office (Rank 3,901-4,000) 3,912 $417,038,499
Top Above the Line Stars at the International Box Office (Rank 1,201-1,300) 1,263 $412,684,525
Top Below the Line Stars at the International Box Office (Rank 31,601-31,700) 31,605 $15,608,731
Top Stars in Cameo Roles at the International Box Office (Rank 801-900) 897 $15,608,731
Top Stars at the International Box Office (Rank 4,401-4,500) 4,440 $432,647,230
Top 100 Stars in Leading Roles at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 1,001-1,100) 1,093 $231,082,463
Top 100 Stars in Supporting Roles at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 6,001-6,100) 6,056 $509,345,446
Top Live Action Stars at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 3,301-3,400) 3,386 $825,919,844
Top Above the Line Stars at the Wordwide Box Office (Rank 1,201-1,300) 1,236 $738,035,310
Top Below the Line Stars at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 29,701-29,800) 29,703 $60,780,981
Top Stars in Cameo Roles at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 801-900) 882 $60,780,981
Top Stars at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 3,501-3,600) 3,546 $886,700,825
Highest Grossing Stars of 2011 at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 201-300) 277 64
Highest Grossing Stars of 2012 at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 201-300) 268 64
Highest Grossing Stars of 2013 at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 201-300) 261 64
Highest Grossing Stars of 2011 at the International Box Office (Rank 101-200) 196 75
Highest Grossing Stars of 2012 at the International Box Office (Rank 101-200) 184 75
Highest Grossing Stars of 2013 at the International Box Office (Rank 201-300) 207 75
Highest Grossing Stars of 2011 at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 201-300) 229 69
Highest Grossing Stars of 2012 at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 201-300) 221 69
Highest Grossing Stars of 2013 at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 201-300) 238 69
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Original Screenplay Movies (Rank 2,101-2,200) 2,179 $1,791,984
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Based on Real Life Events Movies (Rank 301-400) 371 $2,392,599
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Based on Folk Tale/Legend/Fairytale Movies 40 $83,504,017
Top International Leading Stars for Original Screenplay Movies (Rank 1,501-1,600) 1,517 $15,335,445
Top International Leading Stars for Based on Folk Tale/Legend/Fairytale Movies 52 $128,058,418
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Original Screenplay Movies (Rank 1,801-1,900) 1,887 $17,127,429
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Based on Real Life Events Movies (Rank 401-500) 452 $2,392,599
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Based on Folk Tale/Legend/Fairytale Movies 43 $211,562,435
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Live Action Movies (Rank 901-1,000) 990 $87,688,600
Top International Leading Stars for Live Action Movies (Rank 701-800) 759 $143,393,863
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Live Action Movies (Rank 801-900) 843 $231,082,463
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Contemporary Fiction Movies (Rank 1,901-2,000) 1,947 $1,791,984
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Fantasy Movies (Rank 201-300) 230 $83,504,017
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Dramatization Movies (Rank 401-500) 461 $2,392,599
Top International Leading Stars for Contemporary Fiction Movies (Rank 1,201-1,300) 1,263 $15,335,419
Top International Leading Stars for Science Fiction Movies (Rank 601-700) 623 $26
Top International Leading Stars for Fantasy Movies (Rank 201-300) 227 $128,058,418
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Contemporary Fiction Movies (Rank 1,601-1,700) 1,696 $17,127,403
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Science Fiction Movies (Rank 701-800) 783 $26
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Fantasy Movies (Rank 201-300) 226 $211,562,435
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Dramatization Movies (Rank 501-600) 533 $2,392,599
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Action Movies (Rank 301-400) 314 $83,504,017
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Drama Movies (Rank 901-1,000) 935 $4,179,707
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Thriller/Suspense Movies (Rank 901-1,000) 907 $4,876
Top International Leading Stars for Action Movies (Rank 301-400) 335 $128,058,444
Top International Leading Stars for Drama Movies (Rank 601-700) 627 $15,237,476
Top International Leading Stars for Thriller/Suspense Movies (Rank 601-700) 684 $97,943
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Action Movies (Rank 301-400) 322 $211,562,461
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Drama Movies (Rank 801-900) 862 $19,417,183
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Thriller/Suspense Movies (Rank 801-900) 871 $102,819
Top Domestic Leading Stars for R Movies (Rank 401-500) 448 $87,688,600
Top International Leading Stars for R Movies (Rank 201-300) 297 $143,393,837
Top International Leading Stars for Not Rated Movies (Rank 1,501-1,600) 1,560 $26
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for R Movies (Rank 301-400) 357 $231,082,437
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Not Rated Movies (Rank 2,601-2,700) 2,674 $26

All Technical Credits


Release
Date
TitleRoleDomestic
Box Office
International
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
3/23/2012 Brake Executive Producer $4,876 $97,943 $102,819
Movies: 1Totals:$4,876$97,943$102,819
  Averages:$4,876$97,943$102,819


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