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Denholm Elliott

Best known as an Actor based on credits in that role in 19 films, with $1,089,115,556 worldwide aggregate box office (rank #2,689)
Best-known acting roles: Marcus Brody (Indiana Jones and the Last Crusade), Brody (Raiders of the Lost Ark), Coleman (Trading Places), R.A.F. Meterologist Officer (A Bridge Too Far), Mr. Emerson, an English tourist (A Room with a View)
Most productive collaborators: Harrison Ford, Steven Spielberg, Frank Marshall, George Lucas, Robert Watts

  1. Summary
  2. Acting Credits
  3. Technical Credits

Career Summary


  MoviesDomestic
Box Office
International
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
As an ActorSupporting5$355,274,615$141,766,000$497,040,615
Lead Ensemble Member2$199,451,954$277,000,000$476,451,954
(Unclassified)12$115,622,987$0$115,622,987

Career Trend

This graph shows Denholm Elliott’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


All Acting Credits


Release
Date
TitleRoleDomestic
Box Office
International
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
3/20/1992 Noises Off... Selsdon Mowbray/The Burglar  $2,280,148 $0 $2,280,148
4/26/1991 Toy Soldiers Headmaster  $15,073,942 $0 $15,073,942
5/24/1989 Indiana Jones and the Last Crusade Marcus Brody  $197,171,806 $277,000,000 $474,171,806
12/18/1987 September Howard  $486,434 $0 $486,434
1/1/1987 Maurice Doctor Barry  $3,147,950 $0 $3,147,950
8/15/1986 The Whoopee Boys Col. Phelps  $240,464 $0 $240,464
3/7/1986 A Room with a View Mr. Emerson, an English tourist  $20,966,644 $0 $20,966,644
3/1/1985 A Private Function Dr. Charles Swaby  $2,516,761 $0 $2,516,761
1/1/1985 Defence of the Realm Vernon Bayliss  $750,000 $0 $750,000
10/19/1984 The Razor's Edge Elliott Templeton  $6,600,000 $0 $6,600,000
10/28/1983 The Wicked Lady Sir Ralph Skelton  $589,308 $0 $589,308
6/8/1983 Trading Places Coleman  $90,400,000 $0 $90,400,000
11/5/1982 The Missionary The Bishop  $7,241,180 $0 $7,241,180
6/12/1981 Raiders of the Lost Ark Brody  $225,686,079 $141,766,000 $367,452,079
12/21/1979 Cuba Donald Skinner  $527,540 $0 $527,540
1/1/1978 The Boys from Brazil Sidney Beynon  $19,000,000 $0 $19,000,000
6/15/1977 A Bridge Too Far R.A.F. Meterologist Officer  $50,800,000 $0 $50,800,000
3/11/1976 Robin and Marian Will Scarlett  $8,000,000 $0 $8,000,000
8/24/1966 Alfie The Abortionist  $18,871,300 $0 $18,871,300
Movies: 19Totals:$670,349,556$418,766,000$1,089,115,556
  Averages:$35,281,556$22,040,316$57,321,871

Leading or Lead Ensemble Roles


Release
Date
TitleOpening
Weekend
Box Office
Max
Theater
Count
Domestic
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
Domestic
Share
3/20/1992 Noises Off... $0 0 $2,280,148 $2,280,148 100.0%
5/24/1989 Indiana Jones and the Last Crusade $37,031,573 2,327 $197,171,806 $474,171,806 41.6%
Movies: 2Totals:  $199,451,954$476,451,954 
 Averages:$18,515,7871,164$99,725,977$238,225,97770.8%

Supporting Roles


Release
Date
TitleOpening
Weekend
Box Office
Max
Theater
Count
Domestic
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
Domestic
Share
4/26/1991 Toy Soldiers $4,182,300 1,358 $15,073,942 $15,073,942 100.0%
1/1/1987 Maurice $0 77 $3,147,950 $3,147,950 100.0%
3/7/1986 A Room with a View $0 100 $20,966,644 $20,966,644 100.0%
6/8/1983 Trading Places $7,348,200 1,387 $90,400,000 $90,400,000 100.0%
6/12/1981 Raiders of the Lost Ark $8,305,823 1,400 $225,686,079 $367,452,079 61.4%
Movies: 5Totals:  $355,274,615$497,040,615 
 Averages:$3,967,265864$71,054,923$99,408,12392.3%

Latest Ranking on All Acting Box Office Record Lists


RecordRankAmount
Top 100 Stars in Leading Roles at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 701-800) 753 $199,451,954
Top 100 Stars in Supporting Roles at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 3,001-3,100) 3,006 $355,274,615
Top Live Action Stars at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 1,401-1,500) 1,479 $670,349,556
Top Above the Line Stars at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 801-900) 833 $464,326,569
Top Stars at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 1,701-1,800) 1,750 $670,349,556
Top 100 Stars in Leading Roles at the International Box Office (Rank 701-800) 716 $277,000,000
Top 100 Stars in Supporting Roles at the International Box Office (Rank 12,301-12,400) 12,304 $141,766,000
Top Live Action Stars at the International Box Office (Rank 3,801-3,900) 3,899 $418,766,000
Top Above the Line Stars at the International Box Office (Rank 1,201-1,300) 1,247 $418,766,000
Top Stars at the International Box Office (Rank 4,601-4,700) 4,640 $418,766,000
Top 100 Stars in Leading Roles at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 701-800) 724 $476,451,954
Top 100 Stars in Supporting Roles at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 6,101-6,200) 6,186 $497,040,615
Top Live Action Stars at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 2,201-2,300) 2,246 $1,089,115,556
Top Above the Line Stars at the Wordwide Box Office (Rank 1,001-1,100) 1,022 $883,092,569
Top Stars at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 2,601-2,700) 2,689 $1,089,115,556
Highest Grossing Stars of 1989 at the Domestic Box Office 46 99
Highest Grossing Stars of 1990 at the Domestic Box Office 54 99
Highest Grossing Stars of 1991 at the Domestic Box Office 52 99
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Original Screenplay Movies (Rank 301-400) 385 $197,171,806
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Based on Play Movies (Rank 101-200) 154 $2,280,148
Top International Leading Stars for Original Screenplay Movies (Rank 301-400) 361 $277,000,000
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Original Screenplay Movies (Rank 301-400) 365 $474,171,806
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Based on Play Movies (Rank 101-200) 182 $2,280,148
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Live Action Movies (Rank 501-600) 569 $199,451,954
Top International Leading Stars for Live Action Movies (Rank 401-500) 498 $277,000,000
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Live Action Movies (Rank 501-600) 525 $476,451,954
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Fantasy Movies (Rank 101-200) 118 $197,171,806
Top International Leading Stars for Fantasy Movies (Rank 101-200) 134 $277,000,000
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Fantasy Movies (Rank 101-200) 126 $474,171,806
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Adventure Movies (Rank 301-400) 330 $197,171,806
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Comedy Movies (Rank 1,001-1,100) 1,098 $2,280,148
Top International Leading Stars for Adventure Movies (Rank 301-400) 345 $277,000,000
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Adventure Movies (Rank 301-400) 324 $474,171,806
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Comedy Movies (Rank 1,201-1,300) 1,276 $2,280,148
Top Domestic Leading Stars for PG-13 Movies (Rank 301-400) 367 $199,451,954
Top International Leading Stars for PG-13 Movies (Rank 301-400) 365 $277,000,000
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for PG-13 Movies (Rank 301-400) 367 $476,451,954
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Walt Disney Movies (Rank 601-700) 645 $2,280,148
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Paramount Pictures Movies 95 $197,171,806
Top International Leading Stars for Paramount Pictures Movies 91 $277,000,000
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Walt Disney Movies (Rank 601-700) 647 $2,280,148
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Paramount Pictures Movies 89 $474,171,806


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