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Joseph Cotten

Best known as a Leading Actor based on a credit in that role in 1 film, with $2,500,000 worldwide aggregate box office (rank #2,527)
Best-known acting roles: George Loomis (Niagara), Holly Martins (The Third Man)
Most productive collaborators: Henry Hathaway, Jean Peters, Max Showalter, Denis O'Dea, Richard Allan

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Career Summary


  MoviesDomestic
Box Office
International
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
As an ActorLeading1$2,500,000$0$2,500,000
Supporting1$1,034,144$133,081$1,167,225
(Unclassified)1$0$0$0

Latest Ranking on Selected Box Office Record Lists


Featured Blu-ray Review: Marilyn Monroe Blu-ray Double-Shot: Bus Stop and Niagara

August 25th, 2013

The second Marilyn Monroe double-shot I've done. The previous review featured her best dramatic work, The Misfits, and her greatest comedic work, Some Like It Hot. This double-shot features Bus Stop and Niagara. It is unlikely this film will live up to the previous films, but are they worth checking out? And are the Blu-rays worth picking up? More...

All Acting Credits


Release
Date
TitleRoleDomestic
Box Office
International
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
1/21/1953 Niagara George Loomis  $2,500,000 $0 $2,500,000
2/2/1950 The Third Man Holly Martins  $1,034,144 $133,081 $1,167,225
4/22/1949 Portrait of Jennie   $0 $0 $0
Movies: 3Totals:$3,534,144$133,081$3,667,225
  Averages:$1,178,048$44,360$1,222,408

Leading or Lead Ensemble Roles


Release
Date
TitleOpening
Weekend
Box Office
Max
Theater
Count
Domestic
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
Domestic
Share
1/21/1953 Niagara $0 0 $2,500,000 $2,500,000 100.0%
Movies: 1Totals:  $2,500,000$2,500,000 
 Averages:$00$2,500,000$2,500,000100.0%

Supporting Roles


Release
Date
TitleOpening
Weekend
Box Office
Max
Theater
Count
Domestic
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
Domestic
Share
2/2/1950 The Third Man $0 13 $1,034,144 $1,167,225 88.6%
Movies: 1Totals:  $1,034,144$1,167,225 
 Averages:$013$1,034,144$1,167,22588.6%

Latest Ranking on All Acting Box Office Record Lists


RecordRankAmount
Top 100 Stars in Leading Roles at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 2,901-3,000) 2,970 $2,500,000
Top 100 Stars in Supporting Roles at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 48,601-48,700) 48,657 $1,034,144
Top Live Action Stars at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 48,101-48,200) 48,160 $3,534,144
Top Above the Line Stars at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 5,401-5,500) 5,477 $3,534,144
Top Stars at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 50,301-50,400) 50,301 $3,534,144
Top 100 Stars in Supporting Roles at the International Box Office (Rank 45,501-45,600) 45,560 $133,081
Top Live Action Stars at the International Box Office (Rank 47,701-47,800) 47,788 $133,081
Top Above the Line Stars at the International Box Office (Rank 8,801-8,900) 8,865 $133,081
Top Stars at the International Box Office (Rank 50,201-50,300) 50,222 $133,081
Top 100 Stars in Leading Roles at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 3,701-3,800) 3,741 $2,500,000
Top 100 Stars in Supporting Roles at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 50,901-51,000) 50,952 $1,167,225
Top Live Action Stars at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 51,101-51,200) 51,140 $3,667,225
Top Above the Line Stars at the Wordwide Box Office (Rank 7,301-7,400) 7,379 $3,667,225
Top Stars at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 53,401-53,500) 53,498 $3,667,225
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Original Screenplay Movies (Rank 2,001-2,100) 2,043 $2,500,000
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Original Screenplay Movies (Rank 2,501-2,600) 2,594 $2,500,000
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Live Action Movies (Rank 2,601-2,700) 2,669 $2,500,000
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Live Action Movies (Rank 3,301-3,400) 3,398 $2,500,000
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Contemporary Fiction Movies (Rank 1,801-1,900) 1,828 $2,500,000
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Contemporary Fiction Movies (Rank 2,301-2,400) 2,348 $2,500,000
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Thriller/Suspense Movies (Rank 501-600) 504 $2,500,000
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Thriller/Suspense Movies (Rank 501-600) 594 $2,500,000
Top Domestic Leading Stars for 20th Century Fox Movies (Rank 501-600) 599 $2,500,000
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for 20th Century Fox Movies (Rank 601-700) 607 $2,500,000


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