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Teri Garr

Best known as an Actress based on credits in that role in 30 films, with $1,229,702,035 worldwide aggregate box office (rank #2,259)
Best-known acting roles: Helen Swanson (Dumb & Dumber), Judge Esther Newberg (Michael), Sandy (Tootsie), Ronnie Neary (Close Encounters of the Third Kind), Caroline Butler (Mr. Mom)
Most productive collaborators: Richard Dreyfuss, Steven Spielberg, Jim Carrey, Bobby Farrelly, Jeff Daniels

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Career Summary


  MoviesDomestic
Box Office
International
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
As an ActorSupporting6$418,862,217$127,730,641$546,592,858
Leading2$175,300,479$171,700,000$347,000,479
Cameo1$21,706,101$7,170,601$28,876,702
(Unclassified)21$280,288,237$26,943,759$307,231,996

Latest Ranking on Selected Box Office Record Lists


Home Market Releases for September 5th, 2017

September 5th, 2017

Rebecca

There are a few first-run releases coming out this week, but none of them did well enough in theaters and / or with critics to bother with above the fold, so to speak. There is one exception, The Big Sick, but it is only coming out on VOD this week. I’m hoping a Blu-ray screener is on its way. As for the Pick of the Week contenders, they are, in alphabetical order, Emmet Otter’s Jug-Band Christmas on DVD, Mr. Mom on Blu-ray, and Rebecca: Criterion Collection on Blu-ray. In the end, I went with the Alfred Hitchcock classic as the Pick of the Week. More...

All Acting Credits


Release
Date
TitleRoleDomestic
Box Office
International
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
7/4/2008 Kabluey Suze  $83,506 $0 $83,506
7/20/2001 Ghost World Maxine  $6,217,849 $2,543,759 $8,761,608
8/4/1999 Dick Helen Lorenzo  $6,276,869 $0 $6,276,869
12/25/1996 Michael Judge Esther Newberg  $95,345,070 $24,400,000 $119,745,070
12/25/1994 Prêt-à-Porter Louise Hamilton  $11,300,653 $8,506,015 $19,806,668
12/16/1994 Dumb & Dumber Helen Swanson  $127,175,374 $119,224,626 $246,400,000
7/24/1992 Mom and Dad Save the World Marge Nelson  $2,034,470 $0 $2,034,470
4/10/1992 The Player Herself  $21,706,101 $7,170,601 $28,876,702
11/2/1990 Waiting for the Light Kay Harris  $808,690 $0 $808,690
5/4/1990 Short Time Carolyn Simpson  $4,010,647 $0 $4,010,647
8/18/1989 Let it Ride Pam  $4,971,088 $0 $4,971,088
1/1/1988 Full Moon in Blue Water Louise Taylor  $450,726 $0 $450,726
9/13/1985 After Hours Julie  $10,609,321 $0 $10,609,321
10/26/1984 Firstborn Wendy  $6,200,000 $0 $6,200,000
7/22/1983 Mr. Mom Caroline Butler  $64,800,000 $0 $64,800,000
3/25/1983 The Black Stallion Returns Alec's Mother  $9,851,679 $0 $9,851,679
2/18/1983 The Sting II Veronica  $6,347,072 $0 $6,347,072
12/17/1982 Tootsie Sandy  $177,200,000 $0 $177,200,000
5/28/1982 The Escape Artist Arlene  $23,323 $0 $23,323
2/12/1982 One From the Heart Frannie  $1,000,000 $0 $1,000,000
8/21/1981 Honky Tonk Freeway Ericka  $939,423 $0 $939,423
11/16/1977 Close Encounters of the Third Kind Ronnie Neary  $169,100,479 $171,700,000 $340,800,479
10/7/1977 Oh, God! Bobbie Landers  $51,061,196 $0 $51,061,196
12/15/1974 Young Frankenstein Inga  $86,300,000 $0 $86,300,000
4/7/1974 The Conversation Amy Fredericks  $4,420,000 $0 $4,420,000
11/11/1964 Roustabout Carney Dancer  $3,000,000 $0 $3,000,000
5/20/1964 Viva Las Vegas Showgirl  $9,442,967 $0 $9,442,967
5/12/1964 What a Way to Go! Dancer in shipboard number  $11,180,531 $0 $11,180,531
3/6/1964 Kissin' Cousins Uncredited  $2,800,000 $0 $2,800,000
11/27/1963 Fun in Acapulco Uncredited  $1,500,000 $0 $1,500,000
Movies: 30Totals:$896,157,034$333,545,001$1,229,702,035
  Averages:$29,871,901$11,118,167$40,990,068

Leading or Lead Ensemble Roles


Release
Date
TitleOpening
Weekend
Box Office
Max
Theater
Count
Domestic
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
Domestic
Share
10/26/1984 Firstborn $1,606,214 929 $6,200,000 $6,200,000 100.0%
11/16/1977 Close Encounters of the Third Kind $0 901 $169,100,479 $340,800,479 49.6%
Movies: 2Totals:  $175,300,479$347,000,479 
 Averages:$803,107915$87,650,240$173,500,24074.8%

Supporting Roles


Release
Date
TitleOpening
Weekend
Box Office
Max
Theater
Count
Domestic
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
Domestic
Share
8/4/1999 Dick $2,210,267 1,522 $6,276,869 $6,276,869 100.0%
12/25/1994 Prêt-à-Porter $2,835,700 740 $11,300,653 $19,806,668 57.1%
12/16/1994 Dumb & Dumber $16,363,442 2,565 $127,175,374 $246,400,000 51.6%
9/13/1985 After Hours $45,435 503 $10,609,321 $10,609,321 100.0%
12/17/1982 Tootsie $5,540,470 1,222 $177,200,000 $177,200,000 100.0%
12/15/1974 Young Frankenstein $0 0 $86,300,000 $86,300,000 100.0%
Movies: 6Totals:  $418,862,217$546,592,858 
 Averages:$4,499,2191,092$69,810,370$91,098,81084.8%

Latest Ranking on All Acting Box Office Record Lists


RecordRankAmount
Top 100 Stars in Leading Roles at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 801-900) 834 $175,300,479
Top 100 Stars in Supporting Roles at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 2,201-2,300) 2,265 $418,862,217
Top Live Action Stars at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 901-1,000) 951 $874,450,933
Top Above the Line Stars at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 601-700) 672 $565,975,853
Top Below the Line Stars at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 42,401-42,500) 42,408 $6,276,869
Top Stars in Cameo Roles at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 1,101-1,200) 1,122 $21,706,101
Top Stars at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 1,101-1,200) 1,109 $896,157,034
Top 100 Stars in Leading Roles at the International Box Office (Rank 901-1,000) 930 $171,700,000
Top 100 Stars in Supporting Roles at the International Box Office (Rank 13,201-13,300) 13,279 $127,730,641
Top Live Action Stars at the International Box Office (Rank 5,201-5,300) 5,299 $326,374,400
Top Above the Line Stars at the International Box Office (Rank 1,501-1,600) 1,577 $290,924,626
Top Stars in Cameo Roles at the International Box Office (Rank 1,001-1,100) 1,004 $7,170,601
Top Stars at the International Box Office (Rank 5,901-6,000) 5,954 $333,545,001
Top 100 Stars in Leading Roles at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 801-900) 878 $347,000,479
Top 100 Stars in Supporting Roles at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 5,401-5,500) 5,490 $546,592,858
Top Live Action Stars at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 1,901-2,000) 1,932 $1,200,825,333
Top Above the Line Stars at the Wordwide Box Office (Rank 1,001-1,100) 1,049 $856,900,479
Top Below the Line Stars at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 44,001-44,100) 44,027 $6,276,869
Top Stars in Cameo Roles at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 1,101-1,200) 1,129 $28,876,702
Top Stars at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 2,201-2,300) 2,259 $1,229,702,035
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Original Screenplay Movies (Rank 401-500) 435 $175,300,479
Top International Leading Stars for Original Screenplay Movies (Rank 501-600) 519 $171,700,000
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Original Screenplay Movies (Rank 401-500) 484 $347,000,479
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Live Action Movies (Rank 601-700) 637 $175,300,479
Top International Leading Stars for Live Action Movies (Rank 601-700) 683 $171,700,000
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Live Action Movies (Rank 601-700) 652 $347,000,479
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Contemporary Fiction Movies (Rank 1,601-1,700) 1,635 $6,200,000
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Science Fiction Movies 100 $169,100,479
Top International Leading Stars for Science Fiction Movies (Rank 101-200) 145 $171,700,000
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Contemporary Fiction Movies (Rank 2,101-2,200) 2,117 $6,200,000
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Science Fiction Movies (Rank 101-200) 135 $340,800,479
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Adventure Movies (Rank 301-400) 393 $169,100,479
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Drama Movies (Rank 801-900) 841 $6,200,000
Top International Leading Stars for Adventure Movies (Rank 401-500) 472 $171,700,000
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Adventure Movies (Rank 401-500) 442 $340,800,479
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Drama Movies (Rank 1,101-1,200) 1,194 $6,200,000
Top Domestic Leading Stars for PG-13 Movies (Rank 1,301-1,400) 1,366 $6,200,000
Top Domestic Leading Stars for PG Movies (Rank 301-400) 320 $169,100,479
Top International Leading Stars for PG Movies (Rank 301-400) 341 $171,700,000
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for PG-13 Movies (Rank 1,401-1,500) 1,487 $6,200,000
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for PG Movies (Rank 301-400) 333 $340,800,479
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Paramount Pictures Movies (Rank 501-600) 507 $6,200,000
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Paramount Pictures Movies (Rank 501-600) 515 $6,200,000


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