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Robert Englund

Best known as an Actor based on credits in that role in 25 films, with $522,270,679 worldwide aggregate box office (rank #6,730)
Best-known acting roles: Freddy Krueger (Freddy vs. Jason), Professor Wexler (Urban Legend), Freddy Krueger (A Nightmare on Elm Street 4: The Dream Master), Freddy Krueger (Freddy’s Dead: The Final Nightmare), Freddy Krueger (A Nightmare On Elm Street 3: Dream Warriors)
Best-known technical roles: 976-Evil (Director)
Most productive collaborators: Garry Chalk, James Callahan, Brendan Fletcher, Chris Gaulthier, Jesse Hutch

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  4. Technical Credits

Career Summary


  MoviesDomestic
Box Office
International
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
As an ActorLeading4$143,080,801$31,953,748$175,034,549
Supporting1$0$2,401,164$2,401,164
(Unclassified)20$310,314,694$34,520,272$344,834,966
In Technical RolesDirector1$2,955,917$0$2,955,917

Career Trend

This graph shows Robert Englund’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


Home Market Releases for October 3rd, 2017

October 3rd, 2017

Goon: Last of the Enforcers

It is not a great week for home market releases. Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Men Tell No Tales is the biggest release of the week, but it is far from the best. As for the Pick of the Week contenders, they are all horror themed. Cult of Chucky is surprisingly good, especially for a franchise that’s lasted seven installments. Don't Torture A Duckling is a giallo film, and an important one in its director’s career. Up next is iZombie: Season Three, which is amazing, but it is always on the edge of being canceled. Finally, there's Vampyr: Criterion Collection Blu-ray. In the end, I went with the Don't Torture A Duckling: Special Edition as the Pick of the Week. Meanwhile, Goon: Last of the Enforcers Blu-ray Combo Pack earned Puck of the Week, for the best Canadian release. More...

All Acting Credits


Release
Date
TitleRoleDomestic
Box Office
International
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
1/19/2018 The Midnight Man   $0 $2,401,164 $2,401,164
10/20/2017 Nightworld   $0 $0 $0
8/4/2015 Lake Placid vs. Anaconda   $0 $0 $0
2/10/2015 Fear Clinic   $0 $0 $0
10/28/2011 Inkubus Inkubus  $81,600 $0 $81,600
10/7/2008 Jack Brooks: Monster Slayer Professor Crowley  $0 $0 $0
8/8/2008 Red Willie Doust  $4,643 $0 $4,643
9/7/2007 Hatchet Sampson  $175,281 $65,115 $240,396
3/16/2007 Behind the Mask: The Rise of Leslie V… Doc Halloran  $69,136 $0 $69,136
8/15/2003 Freddy vs. Jason Freddy Krueger  $82,622,655 $31,953,748 $114,576,403
9/25/1998 Urban Legend Professor Wexler  $38,116,707 $34,455,157 $72,571,864
3/27/1998 Meet the Deedles Nemo  $4,356,126 $0 $4,356,126
9/19/1997 Wes Craven's Wishmaster Raymond Beaumont  $15,719,109 $0 $15,719,109
3/3/1995 The Mangler Bill Gartley  $1,781,000 $0 $1,781,000
10/14/1994 Wes Craven's New Nightmare Freddy Krueger/Himself  $18,090,181 $0 $18,090,181
9/13/1991 Freddy’s Dead: The Final Nightmare Freddy Krueger  $34,872,033 $0 $34,872,033
7/11/1990 The Adventures of Ford Fairlane Smiley  $20,423,389 $0 $20,423,389
11/3/1989 The Phantom of the Opera The Phantom  $3,953,745 $0 $3,953,745
8/11/1989 A Nightmare On Elm Street: The Dream … Freddy Krueger  $22,168,359 $0 $22,168,359
8/19/1988 A Nightmare on Elm Street 4: The Drea… Freddy Krueger  $49,369,899 $0 $49,369,899
2/27/1987 A Nightmare On Elm Street 3: Dream Wa… Freddy Krueger  $44,793,222 $0 $44,793,222
11/1/1985 A Nightmare on Elm Street Part 2: Fre… Freddy Krueger  $21,163,999 $0 $21,163,999
11/9/1984 A Nightmare on Elm Street Fred Krueger  $25,504,513 $0 $25,504,513
1/1/1978 The Fifth Floor Benny  $7,000,000 $0 $7,000,000
12/24/1976 A Star is Born Marty  $63,129,898 $0 $63,129,898
Movies: 25Totals:$453,395,495$68,875,184$522,270,679
  Averages:$18,135,820$2,755,007$20,890,827

Leading or Lead Ensemble Roles


Release
Date
TitleOpening
Weekend
Box Office
Max
Theater
Count
Domestic
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
Domestic
Share
10/28/2011 Inkubus $0 16 $81,600 $81,600 100.0%
8/15/2003 Freddy vs. Jason $36,428,066 3,014 $82,622,655 $114,576,403 72.1%
9/13/1991 Freddy’s Dead: The Final Nightmare $12,966,525 1,862 $34,872,033 $34,872,033 100.0%
11/9/1984 A Nightmare on Elm Street $1,271,000 274 $25,504,513 $25,504,513 100.0%
Movies: 4Totals:  $143,080,801$175,034,549 
 Averages:$12,666,3981,292$35,770,200$43,758,63793.0%

Supporting Roles


Release
Date
TitleOpening
Weekend
Box Office
Max
Theater
Count
Domestic
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
Domestic
Share
1/19/2018 The Midnight Man $0 0 $0 $2,401,164 0.0%
Movies: 1Totals:  $0$2,401,164 
 Averages:$00$0$2,401,1640.0%

Latest Ranking on All Acting Box Office Record Lists


RecordRankAmount
Top 100 Stars in Leading Roles at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 901-1,000) 920 $143,080,801
Top Live Action Stars at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 2,401-2,500) 2,484 $453,395,495
Top Above the Line Stars at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 3,101-3,200) 3,169 $60,458,146
Top Stars at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 2,801-2,900) 2,875 $453,395,495
Top 100 Stars in Leading Roles at the International Box Office (Rank 1,801-1,900) 1,807 $31,953,748
Top 100 Stars in Supporting Roles at the International Box Office (Rank 41,101-41,200) 41,184 $2,401,164
Top Live Action Stars at the International Box Office (Rank 20,101-20,200) 20,185 $68,875,184
Top Above the Line Stars at the International Box Office (Rank 6,701-6,800) 6,757 $2,401,164
Top Stars at the International Box Office (Rank 21,801-21,900) 21,843 $68,875,184
Top 100 Stars in Leading Roles at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 1,201-1,300) 1,228 $175,034,549
Top 100 Stars in Supporting Roles at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 49,901-50,000) 49,979 $2,401,164
Top Live Action Stars at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 5,901-6,000) 5,922 $522,270,679
Top Above the Line Stars at the Wordwide Box Office (Rank 4,101-4,200) 4,170 $62,859,310
Top Stars at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 6,701-6,800) 6,730 $522,270,679
Highest Grossing Stars of 1984 at the Domestic Box Office 69 62
Highest Grossing Stars of 1985 at the Domestic Box Office 88 62
Highest Grossing Stars of 1986 at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 101-200) 106 62
Highest Grossing Stars of 1991 at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 101-200) 116 63
Highest Grossing Stars of 1992 at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 101-200) 119 63
Highest Grossing Stars of 1993 at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 101-200) 109 63
Highest Grossing Stars of 2003 at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 101-200) 170 66
Highest Grossing Stars of 2004 at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 101-200) 176 66
Highest Grossing Stars of 2005 at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 101-200) 180 66
Highest Grossing Stars of 2003 at the International Box Office (Rank 201-300) 240 34
Highest Grossing Stars of 2004 at the International Box Office (Rank 201-300) 227 34
Highest Grossing Stars of 2005 at the International Box Office (Rank 201-300) 231 34
Highest Grossing Stars of 2003 at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 201-300) 202 52
Highest Grossing Stars of 2004 at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 201-300) 204 52
Highest Grossing Stars of 2005 at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 201-300) 213 52
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Original Screenplay Movies (Rank 801-900) 894 $60,458,146
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Spin-Off Movies 44 $82,622,655
Top International Leading Stars for Spin-Off Movies 54 $31,953,748
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Original Screenplay Movies (Rank 1,301-1,400) 1,302 $60,458,146
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Spin-Off Movies 45 $114,576,403
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Live Action Movies (Rank 701-800) 706 $143,080,801
Top International Leading Stars for Live Action Movies (Rank 1,501-1,600) 1,525 $31,953,748
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Live Action Movies (Rank 901-1,000) 978 $175,034,549
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Contemporary Fiction Movies (Rank 401-500) 474 $117,494,688
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Fantasy Movies (Rank 401-500) 443 $25,586,113
Top International Leading Stars for Contemporary Fiction Movies (Rank 901-1,000) 939 $31,953,748
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Contemporary Fiction Movies (Rank 601-700) 641 $149,448,436
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Fantasy Movies (Rank 501-600) 562 $25,586,113
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Horror Movies 19 $143,080,801
Top International Leading Stars for Horror Movies (Rank 101-200) 157 $31,953,748
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Horror Movies 49 $175,034,549
Top Domestic Leading Stars for R Movies (Rank 201-300) 281 $143,080,801
Top International Leading Stars for R Movies (Rank 701-800) 721 $31,953,748
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for R Movies (Rank 401-500) 435 $175,034,549

All Technical Credits


Release
Date
TitleRoleDomestic
Box Office
International
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
3/22/1989 976-Evil Director $2,955,917 $0 $2,955,917
Movies: 1Totals:$2,955,917$0$2,955,917
  Averages:$2,955,917$0$2,955,917

Latest Ranking on All Technical Box Office Record Lists


RecordRankAmount
Top Grossing Director at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 1,701-1,800) 1,744 $2,955,917
Top Grossing Director at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 2,501-2,600) 2,590 $2,955,917


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