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Elias Koteas

Best known as an Actor based on credits in that role in 49 films, with $1,757,250,416 worldwide aggregate box office (rank #1,316)
Best-known acting roles: Laeddis (Shutter Island), Monsieur Gateau (The Curious Case of Benjamin Button), Reverend Popescu (The Haunting in Connecticut), Casey Jones (Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles), Jack Payne (Shooter)
Best-known technical roles: Jake Squared (Producer)
Most productive collaborators: David Fincher, Mark Ruffalo, Brad Pitt, Cate Blanchett, Eric Roth

  1. Summary
  2. Acting Credits
  3. Technical Credits

Career Summary


  MoviesDomestic
Box Office
International
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
As an ActorSupporting15$488,085,038$557,159,142$1,045,244,180
Lead Ensemble Member2$36,403,083$61,308,543$97,711,626
Leading2$1,018,965$627,422$1,646,387
Cameo1$16,031,707$0$16,031,707
(Unclassified)29$463,699,621$132,916,895$596,616,516
In Technical RolesProducer1$2,592$0$2,592

Career Trend

This graph shows Elias Koteas’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
8/15/2014 Jake Squared Jake Klein  $2,592 $0 $2,592
5/9/2014 Devil’s Knot   $0 $0 $0
12/6/2013 The Last Days on Mars Charles Brunel  $24,084 $237,280 $261,364
9/6/2013 Winnie Mandela De Vries  $61,847 $0 $61,847
11/4/2011 A Very Harold & Kumar 3D Christmas Sergei Katsov  $35,061,031 $1,204,714 $36,265,745
9/30/2011 Dream House Boyce  $21,302,340 $20,339,826 $41,642,166
10/1/2010 Let Me In Policeman  $12,134,935 $16,135,464 $28,270,399
2/19/2010 Shutter Island Laeddis  $128,012,934 $171,448,848 $299,461,782
2/19/2010 Defendor   $44,462 $0 $44,462
11/6/2009 The Fourth Kind   $26,218,170 $23,268,704 $49,486,874
3/27/2009 The Haunting in Connecticut Reverend Popescu  $55,389,516 $23,369,006 $78,758,522
2/13/2009 Two Lovers Ronald Blatte  $3,149,034 $13,200,000 $16,349,034
12/31/2008 I Come with the Rain Hasford  $0 $627,422 $627,422
12/25/2008 The Curious Case of Benjamin Button Monsieur Gateau  $127,509,326 $202,122,632 $329,631,958
12/12/2008 Dark Streets   $10,958 $0 $10,958
9/9/2007 The Girl in the Park Doug  $0 $0 $0
8/10/2007 Skinwalkers Jonas  $1,018,965 $0 $1,018,965
3/23/2007 Shooter Jack Payne  $47,003,582 $48,534,978 $95,538,560
3/2/2007 Zodiac Sgt. Jack Mulanax  $33,080,084 $50,000,000 $83,080,084
9/30/2005 The Greatest Game Ever Played Arthur Ouimet  $15,331,289 $136,977 $15,468,266
11/15/2002 Ararat Ali, actor playing Jevdet Bey  $1,693,000 $0 $1,693,000
8/23/2002 Simone   $9,680,913 $0 $9,680,913
3/15/2002 Harrison's Flowers Yeager  $1,843,570 $0 $1,843,570
2/8/2002 Collateral Damage CIA Agent Peter Brandt  $40,048,332 $38,305,176 $78,353,508
11/16/2001 Novocaine Harlan  $2,025,238 $497,690 $2,522,928
10/19/2001 Dancing at the Blue Iguana Sully  $60,103 $0 $60,103
10/13/2000 Lost Souls John Townsend  $16,779,636 $14,540,657 $31,320,293
12/23/1998 The Thin Red Line Staros, James I, Capt, "C" Co Cmdg  $36,400,491 $61,308,543 $97,709,034
10/30/1998 Living Out Loud The Kisser  $12,905,901 $0 $12,905,901
10/23/1998 Apt Pupil Archie  $8,863,193 $0 $8,863,193
10/2/1998 Hit Me   $3,348 $0 $3,348
1/16/1998 Fallen Edgar Reese  $25,310,938 $0 $25,310,938
10/24/1997 Gattaca Antonio  $12,532,777 $0 $12,532,777
10/4/1996 Crash Vaughan  $3,357,324 $0 $3,357,324
9/1/1995 The Prophecy Thomas Daggett  $16,091,660 $0 $16,091,660
11/25/1994 Camilla Vincent Lopez  $250,993 $0 $250,993
9/23/1994 Exotica Eric  $5,046,118 $0 $5,046,118
3/19/1993 Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles III Casey Jones  $42,273,609 $0 $42,273,609
7/1/1992 The Adjuster Noah Render  $396,573 $0 $396,573
12/19/1990 Almost An Angel Steve  $6,633,976 $0 $6,633,976
12/14/1990 Look Who's Talking Too Stuart  $46,614,448 $0 $46,614,448
10/5/1990 Desperate Hours Wally Bosworth  $2,624,629 $0 $2,624,629
3/30/1990 Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles Casey Jones  $135,265,915 $66,734,085 $202,000,000
8/12/1988 Tucker: The Man and His Dream Alex Tremulis  $19,652,638 $0 $19,652,638
2/5/1988 She's Having a Baby Cameo appearance  $16,031,707 $0 $16,031,707
1/1/1988 Full Moon in Blue Water Jimmy  $450,726 $0 $450,726
5/8/1987 Gardens of Stone Pete Deveber  $5,262,047 $0 $5,262,047
2/27/1987 Some Kind of Wonderful Duncan  $18,553,948 $0 $18,553,948
11/22/1985 One Magic Christmas Eddie  $13,229,514 $0 $13,229,514
Movies: 49Totals:$1,005,238,414$752,012,002$1,757,250,416
  Averages:$20,515,070$15,347,184$35,862,253

Leading or Lead Ensemble Roles


Release
Date
TitleOpening
Weekend
Box Office
Max
Theater
Count
Domestic
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
Domestic
Share
8/15/2014 Jake Squared $1,681 10 $2,592 $2,592 100.0%
12/31/2008 I Come with the Rain $0 0 $0 $627,422 0.0%
8/10/2007 Skinwalkers $753,520 745 $1,018,965 $1,018,965 100.0%
12/23/1998 The Thin Red Line $223,548 1,657 $36,400,491 $97,709,034 37.3%
Movies: 4Totals:  $37,422,048$99,358,013 
 Averages:$244,687603$9,355,512$24,839,50359.3%

Supporting Roles


Release
Date
TitleOpening
Weekend
Box Office
Max
Theater
Count
Domestic
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
Domestic
Share
5/9/2014 Devil’s Knot $0 0 $0 $0 0.0%
12/6/2013 The Last Days on Mars $4,608 13 $24,084 $261,364 9.2%
9/6/2013 Winnie Mandela $61,847 32 $61,847 $61,847 100.0%
11/4/2011 A Very Harold & Kumar 3D Christmas $12,954,142 2,875 $35,061,031 $36,265,745 96.7%
9/30/2011 Dream House $8,129,355 2,664 $21,302,340 $41,642,166 51.2%
10/1/2010 Let Me In $5,147,479 2,042 $12,134,935 $28,270,399 42.9%
2/19/2010 Shutter Island $41,062,440 3,356 $128,012,934 $299,461,782 42.7%
11/6/2009 The Fourth Kind $12,231,160 2,530 $26,218,170 $49,486,874 53.0%
3/27/2009 The Haunting in Connecticut $23,004,765 2,732 $55,389,516 $78,758,522 70.3%
12/25/2008 The Curious Case of Benjamin Button $26,853,816 2,988 $127,509,326 $329,631,958 38.7%
12/12/2008 Dark Streets $10,958 18 $10,958 $10,958 100.0%
3/23/2007 Shooter $14,523,571 2,806 $47,003,582 $95,538,560 49.2%
3/2/2007 Zodiac $13,395,610 2,379 $33,080,084 $83,080,084 39.8%
11/16/2001 Novocaine $418,098 189 $2,025,238 $2,522,928 80.3%
11/25/1994 Camilla $0 14 $250,993 $250,993 100.0%
Movies: 15Totals:  $488,085,038$1,045,244,180 
 Averages:$10,519,8571,643$32,539,003$69,682,94562.4%

Latest Ranking on All Acting Box Office Record Lists


RecordRankAmount
Top 100 Stars in Leading Roles at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 1,801-1,900) 1,842 $37,422,048
Top 100 Stars in Supporting Roles at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 1,701-1,800) 1,773 $488,085,038
Top Live Action Stars at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 701-800) 759 $989,206,707
Top Above the Line Stars at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 1,201-1,300) 1,245 $305,359,065
Top Below the Line Stars at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 29,501-29,600) 29,549 $35,061,031
Top Stars in Cameo Roles at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 1,101-1,200) 1,146 $16,031,707
Top Stars at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 901-1,000) 935 $1,005,238,414
Top 100 Stars in Leading Roles at the International Box Office (Rank 1,401-1,500) 1,436 $61,935,965
Top 100 Stars in Supporting Roles at the International Box Office (Rank 2,401-2,500) 2,484 $557,159,142
Top Live Action Stars at the International Box Office (Rank 1,601-1,700) 1,673 $752,012,002
Top Above the Line Stars at the International Box Office (Rank 1,301-1,400) 1,358 $368,502,629
Top Below the Line Stars at the International Box Office (Rank 38,501-38,600) 38,559 $1,204,714
Top Stars at the International Box Office (Rank 2,001-2,100) 2,069 $752,012,002
Top 100 Stars in Leading Roles at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 1,501-1,600) 1,588 $99,358,013
Top 100 Stars in Supporting Roles at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 2,001-2,100) 2,072 $1,045,244,180
Top Live Action Stars at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 1,001-1,100) 1,086 $1,741,218,709
Top Above the Line Stars at the Wordwide Box Office (Rank 1,301-1,400) 1,303 $673,861,694
Top Below the Line Stars at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 34,801-34,900) 34,816 $36,265,745
Top Stars in Cameo Roles at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 1,201-1,300) 1,202 $16,031,707
Top Stars at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 1,301-1,400) 1,316 $1,757,250,416
Highest Grossing Stars of 1998 at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 101-200) 167 42
Highest Grossing Stars of 1999 at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 101-200) 176 42
Highest Grossing Stars of 2000 at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 101-200) 186 42
Highest Grossing Stars of 2000 at the International Box Office (Rank 101-200) 109 74
Highest Grossing Stars of 2000 at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 101-200) 135 66
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Original Screenplay Movies (Rank 2,301-2,400) 2,330 $1,021,557
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Based on Fiction Book/Short Story Movies (Rank 501-600) 561 $36,400,491
Top International Leading Stars for Based on Fiction Book/Short Story Movies (Rank 401-500) 429 $61,308,543
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Original Screenplay Movies (Rank 2,901-3,000) 2,937 $1,021,557
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Based on Fiction Book/Short Story Movies (Rank 401-500) 485 $97,709,034
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Live Action Movies (Rank 1,501-1,600) 1,575 $37,422,048
Top International Leading Stars for Live Action Movies (Rank 1,101-1,200) 1,165 $61,308,543
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Live Action Movies (Rank 1,301-1,400) 1,326 $98,730,591
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Contemporary Fiction Movies (Rank 4,101-4,200) 4,167 $2,592
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Fantasy Movies (Rank 601-700) 627 $1,018,965
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Dramatization Movies (Rank 201-300) 204 $36,400,491
Top International Leading Stars for Contemporary Fiction Movies (Rank 2,101-2,200) 2,156 $627,422
Top International Leading Stars for Dramatization Movies (Rank 101-200) 124 $61,308,543
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Contemporary Fiction Movies (Rank 2,701-2,800) 2,762 $630,014
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Fantasy Movies (Rank 701-800) 755 $1,018,965
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Dramatization Movies (Rank 101-200) 149 $97,709,034
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Comedy Movies (Rank 1,901-2,000) 1,918 $2,592
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Drama Movies (Rank 401-500) 462 $36,400,491
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Horror Movies (Rank 301-400) 338 $1,018,965
Top International Leading Stars for Drama Movies (Rank 301-400) 303 $61,308,543
Top International Leading Stars for Thriller/Suspense Movies (Rank 501-600) 561 $627,422
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Comedy Movies (Rank 2,001-2,100) 2,036 $2,592
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Drama Movies (Rank 301-400) 336 $97,709,034
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Thriller/Suspense Movies (Rank 601-700) 683 $627,422
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Horror Movies (Rank 401-500) 411 $1,018,965
Top Domestic Leading Stars for PG-13 Movies (Rank 1,501-1,600) 1,588 $1,018,965
Top Domestic Leading Stars for R Movies (Rank 801-900) 803 $36,403,083
Top International Leading Stars for R Movies (Rank 501-600) 524 $61,308,543
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for PG-13 Movies (Rank 1,701-1,800) 1,702 $1,018,965
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for R Movies (Rank 601-700) 637 $97,711,626
Top Domestic Leading Stars for 20th Century Fox Movies (Rank 401-500) 416 $36,400,491
Top International Leading Stars for 20th Century Fox Movies (Rank 201-300) 298 $61,308,543
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for 20th Century Fox Movies (Rank 301-400) 345 $97,709,034

All Technical Credits


Release
Date
TitleRoleDomestic
Box Office
International
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
8/15/2014 Jake Squared Producer $2,592 $0 $2,592
Movies: 1Totals:$2,592$0$2,592
  Averages:$2,592$0$2,592

Latest Ranking on All Technical Box Office Record Lists


RecordRankAmount
Top Grossing Producer at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 7,601-7,700) 7,615 $2,592
Top Grossing Producer at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 8,501-8,600) 8,514 $2,592


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