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Emile Ardolino

Best known as a Director based on credits in that role in 5 films, with $535,162,773 worldwide aggregate box office (rank #290)
Best-known technical roles: Sister Act (Director), 3 Men and a Little Lady (Director), Dirty Dancing (Director), Chances Are (Director), The Nutcracker (Director)
Best-known acting roles: Cameo (Dirty Dancing)
Most productive collaborators: Whoopi Goldberg, Eve Cauley, Maggie Smith, Patrick Swayze, Cybill Shepherd

  1. Summary
  2. Acting Credits
  3. Technical Credits

Career Summary


  MoviesDomestic
Box Office
International
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
As an ActorCameo1$63,892,689$150,001,106$213,893,795
In Technical RolesDirector5$293,166,817$241,995,956$535,162,773

Latest Ranking on Selected Box Office Record Lists


All Acting Credits


Release
Date
TitleRoleDomestic
Box Office
International
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
8/21/1987 Dirty Dancing Cameo  $63,892,689 $150,001,106 $213,893,795
Movies: 1Totals:$63,892,689$150,001,106$213,893,795
  Averages:$63,892,689$150,001,106$213,893,795

Latest Ranking on All Acting Box Office Record Lists



All Technical Credits


Release
Date
TitleRoleDomestic
Box Office
International
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
11/24/1993 The Nutcracker Director $2,119,994 $0 $2,119,994
5/29/1992 Sister Act Director $139,605,150 $91,994,850 $231,600,000
11/21/1990 3 Men and a Little Lady Director $71,609,321 $0 $71,609,321
3/10/1989 Chances Are Director $15,939,663 $0 $15,939,663
8/21/1987 Dirty Dancing Director $63,892,689 $150,001,106 $213,893,795
Movies: 5Totals:$293,166,817$241,995,956$535,162,773
  Averages:$58,633,363$48,399,191$107,032,555

Director Credits


Release
Date
TitleOpening
Weekend
Box Office
Max
Theater
Count
Domestic
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
Domestic
Share
11/24/1993 The Nutcracker $0 0 $2,119,994 $2,119,994 100.0%
5/29/1992 Sister Act $11,894,587 2,087 $139,605,150 $231,600,000 60.3%
11/21/1990 3 Men and a Little Lady $13,774,642 1,614 $71,609,321 $71,609,321 100.0%
3/10/1989 Chances Are $3,664,386 1,190 $15,939,663 $15,939,663 100.0%
8/21/1987 Dirty Dancing $3,900,000 1,012 $63,892,689 $213,893,795 29.9%
Movies: 5Totals:  $293,166,817$535,162,773 
 Averages:$6,646,7231,181$58,633,363$107,032,55578.0%




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