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Angela Lansbury

Best known as an Actress based on credits in that role in 21 films, with $1,276,214,381 worldwide aggregate box office (rank #2,136)
Best-known acting roles: Mrs. Potts (Beauty and the Beast), Mrs. Van Gurdy (Mr. Poppers's Penguins), Hostess (Fantasia 2000 (Theatrical Release)), Aunt Adelaide (Nanny McPhee), Dowager empress Marie (Anastasia)
Most productive collaborators: Jim Carrey, Mark Waters, Carla Gugino, John Davis, Ophelia Lovibond

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Career Summary


  MoviesDomestic
Box Office
International
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
As an ActorSupporting4$502,685,127$435,175,904$937,861,031
Leading1$17,871,174$0$17,871,174
(Unclassified)16$239,013,587$81,468,589$320,482,176

Latest Ranking on Selected Box Office Record Lists


Featured Blu-ray and DVD Review: Beauty and the Beast

June 6th, 2017

Beauty and the Beast

There have been three previous adaptations in Disney’s recent streak of live-action adaptations. I’ve previously reviewed all of them and only really liked Maleficent. In fact, I like Maleficent more now than I did when it first came out, because it took the characters and made an original story with them, while the other two only had minor changes, but were mostly beat-for-beat remakes. I mention all of this before even mentioning Beauty and the Beast, because this is what I want in these movies. I want a reason to watch this version rather than the original. Does this film give me a reason? More...

Featured Blu-ray Review: Bedknobs and Broomsticks

August 9th, 2014

Bedknobs and Broomsticks came out in 1971 and was part of the lowest point of Disney's box office numbers. For instance, this film cost $20 million to make at the time, which was no small amount, but it only pulled in $17.87 million. It is making its way onto Blu-ray this week, but is it worth picking up? Or was it part of the reason Disney was struggling for so long? More...

Featured DVD Review: Samson and Delilah

April 17th, 2013

Samson and Delilah was a Bible Epic made more than 60 years ago. Despite being a huge hit at the time (it was the biggest hit of the year and one of the biggest hits of the decade) it has never been released on DVD. That changed earlier this year, but has the film aged well? The Bible Epic is a genre that has fallen out of favor with moviegoers. And if it does holdup, does the DVD do it justice? More...

All Acting Credits


Release
Date
TitleRoleDomestic
Box Office
International
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
12/19/2018 Mary Poppins Returns Balloon Lady  $0 $0 $0
12/6/2016 Something for Everyone   $0 $0 $0
6/17/2011 Mr. Poppers's Penguins Mrs. Van Gurdy  $68,224,452 $121,400,000 $189,624,452
1/27/2006 Nanny McPhee Aunt Adelaide  $47,279,279 $81,466,299 $128,745,578
6/11/2004 Broadway: The Golden Age, by the Lege… Herself  $353,580 $0 $353,580
12/31/1999 Fantasia 2000 (Theatrical Release) Hostess  $69,610,858 $0 $69,610,858
11/14/1997 Anastasia Dowager empress Marie  $58,403,409 $81,397,687 $139,801,096
11/13/1991 Beauty and the Beast Mrs. Potts  $376,057,266 $232,378,217 $608,435,483
4/19/1985 The Company of Wolves Granny  $4,389,334 $0 $4,389,334
2/18/1983 The Pirates of Penzance Ruth  $694,497 $0 $694,497
11/19/1982 The Last Unicorn Mommy Fortuna  $6,455,330 $0 $6,455,330
1/1/1980 The Mirror Crack'd Miss Jane Marple  $11,000,000 $0 $11,000,000
9/29/1978 Death on the Nile Salome Otterbourne  $18,000,000 $2,290 $18,002,290
10/7/1971 Bedknobs and Broomsticks Eglantine Price  $17,871,174 $0 $17,871,174
2/15/1965 The Greatest Story Ever Told Claudia  $15,473,333 $0 $15,473,333
10/24/1962 The Manchurian Candidate Mrs. Iselin  $7,716,923 $0 $7,716,923
11/22/1961 Blue Hawaii Sarah Lee Gates  $10,440,453 $0 $10,440,453
10/31/1949 Samson and Delilah Semadar  $28,800,000 $0 $28,800,000
10/20/1948 The Three Musketeers Queen Anne  $8,000,000 $0 $8,000,000
1/16/1947 Till the Clouds Roll By London Specialty  $6,700,000 $0 $6,700,000
1/1/1946 The Harvey Girls Em  $4,100,000 $0 $4,100,000
Movies: 21Totals:$759,569,888$516,644,493$1,276,214,381
  Averages:$36,169,995$24,602,119$60,772,113

Leading or Lead Ensemble Roles


Release
Date
TitleOpening
Weekend
Box Office
Max
Theater
Count
Domestic
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
Domestic
Share
10/7/1971 Bedknobs and Broomsticks $0 0 $17,871,174 $17,871,174 100.0%
Movies: 1Totals:  $17,871,174$17,871,174 
 Averages:$00$17,871,174$17,871,174100.0%

Supporting Roles


Release
Date
TitleOpening
Weekend
Box Office
Max
Theater
Count
Domestic
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
Domestic
Share
12/19/2018 Mary Poppins Returns $0 0 $0 $0 0.0%
6/17/2011 Mr. Poppers's Penguins $18,445,355 3,342 $68,224,452 $189,624,452 36.0%
11/14/1997 Anastasia $120,541 2,514 $58,403,409 $139,801,096 41.8%
11/13/1991 Beauty and the Beast $162,146 2,625 $376,057,266 $608,435,483 61.8%
Movies: 4Totals:  $502,685,127$937,861,031 
 Averages:$4,682,0112,120$125,671,282$234,465,25846.5%

Latest Ranking on All Acting Box Office Record Lists


RecordRankAmount
Top 100 Stars in Leading Roles at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 2,201-2,300) 2,267 $17,871,174
Top 100 Stars in Supporting Roles at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 1,701-1,800) 1,725 $502,685,127
Top Live Action Stars at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 4,001-4,100) 4,050 $325,109,213
Top Above the Line Stars at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 801-900) 840 $462,152,892
Top Stars at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 1,401-1,500) 1,476 $759,569,888
Top 100 Stars in Supporting Roles at the International Box Office (Rank 3,801-3,900) 3,807 $435,175,904
Top Live Action Stars at the International Box Office (Rank 8,601-8,700) 8,662 $202,868,589
Top Above the Line Stars at the International Box Office (Rank 1,301-1,400) 1,393 $353,778,217
Top Stars at the International Box Office (Rank 3,501-3,600) 3,570 $516,644,493
Top 100 Stars in Leading Roles at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 2,801-2,900) 2,833 $17,871,174
Top 100 Stars in Supporting Roles at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 2,501-2,600) 2,590 $937,861,031
Top Live Action Stars at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 5,901-6,000) 5,911 $527,977,802
Top Above the Line Stars at the Wordwide Box Office (Rank 1,101-1,200) 1,107 $815,931,109
Top Stars at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 2,101-2,200) 2,136 $1,276,214,381
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Based on Fiction Book/Short Story Movies (Rank 701-800) 770 $17,871,174
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Based on Fiction Book/Short Story Movies (Rank 801-900) 885 $17,871,174
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Musical Movies 98 $17,871,174
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Musical Movies (Rank 101-200) 105 $17,871,174
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Walt Disney Movies (Rank 501-600) 553 $17,871,174
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Walt Disney Movies (Rank 501-600) 565 $17,871,174


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