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Tim Allen

Best known as a Leading Actor based on credits in that role in 17 films, with $3,080,736,735 worldwide aggregate box office (rank #58)
Best-known acting roles: Buzz Lightyear (Toy Story 3), Doug Madsen (Wild Hogs), Buzz Lightyear (Toy Story 2), Scott Calvin/Santa Claus (The Santa Clause 2), Buzz Lightyear (Toy Story)
Best-known technical roles: The Shaggy Dog (Producer), Planes: Fire and Rescue (Animation), Crazy on the Outside (Director)
Most productive collaborators: Tom Hanks, Walt Becker, Brian Robbins, John Lasseter, Lee Unkrich
Born: June 13th, 1953 (64 years old)

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Career Summary


  MoviesDomestic
Box Office
International
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
As an ActorLeading17$1,729,555,935$1,351,180,800$3,080,736,735
Narrator3$28,965,459$5,752,647$34,718,106
Cameo2$4,079,243$0$4,079,243
Supporting1$2,344,847$322,237$2,667,084
Lead Ensemble Member1$0$0$0
Inverviewee1$0$0$0
In Technical RolesAnimation1$59,157,732$97,241,912$156,399,644
Producer1$61,123,569$26,000,000$87,123,569
Director1$88,335$0$88,335

Career Trend

This graph shows Tim Allen’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


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All Acting Credits


Release
Date
TitleRoleDomestic
Box Office
International
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
12/6/2013 Adventures of the Penguin King Narrator (US Version)  $0 $0 $0
5/24/2013 Penguins 3D Narrator  $0 $0 $0
5/22/2013 3 Geezers Tim  $0 $0 $0
4/20/2012 Chimpanzee Narrator  $28,965,459 $5,752,647 $34,718,106
9/15/2010 I Am Comic Himself  $0 $0 $0
6/18/2010 Toy Story 3 Buzz Lightyear  $415,004,880 $654,661,124 $1,069,666,004
12/31/2008 The Six Wives of Henry Lefay Henry Lefay  $0 $0 $0
5/2/2008 Redbelt Chet Frank  $2,344,847 $322,237 $2,667,084
3/2/2007 Wild Hogs Doug Madsen  $168,213,584 $85,341,799 $253,555,383
2/2/2007 Fired! Himself  $5,661 $0 $5,661
11/3/2006 The Santa Clause 3: The Escape Clause Scott Calvin/Santa Claus  $84,500,122 $23,000,000 $107,500,122
8/11/2006 Zoom Jasper Jones  $11,989,328 $516,860 $12,506,188
3/10/2006 The Shaggy Dog Dave Douglas  $61,123,569 $26,000,000 $87,123,569
11/24/2004 Christmas with the Kranks Luther Krank  $73,701,902 $22,767,285 $96,469,187
11/1/2002 The Santa Clause 2 Scott Calvin/Santa Claus  $139,225,854 $33,600,000 $172,825,854
7/26/2002 Who is Cletis Tout? Critical Jim  $252,227 $0 $252,227
4/5/2002 Big Trouble Eliot Arnold  $7,262,288 $1,226,583 $8,488,871
12/21/2001 Joe Somebody Joe Scheffer  $22,770,864 $1,745,126 $24,515,990
12/24/1999 Galaxy Quest Jason Nesmith/Commander Peter Quincy Taggart  $71,423,726 $19,100,000 $90,523,726
11/19/1999 Toy Story 2 Buzz Lightyear  $245,852,179 $265,506,097 $511,358,276
12/12/1997 For Richer or Poorer Brad Sexton  $31,680,796 $0 $31,680,796
3/7/1997 Jungle 2 Jungle Michael Cromwell  $59,925,026 $0 $59,925,026
1/31/1997 Meet Wally Sparks Himself  $4,073,582 $0 $4,073,582
11/22/1995 Toy Story Buzz Lightyear  $191,796,233 $172,749,283 $364,545,516
11/11/1994 The Santa Clause Scott Calvin  $144,833,357 $44,966,643 $189,800,000
Movies: 25Totals:$1,764,945,484$1,357,255,684$3,122,201,168
  Averages:$70,597,819$54,290,227$124,888,047

Leading or Lead Ensemble Roles


Release
Date
TitleOpening
Weekend
Box Office
Max
Theater
Count
Domestic
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
Domestic
Share
5/22/2013 3 Geezers $0 0 $0 $0 0.0%
6/18/2010 Toy Story 3 $110,307,189 4,028 $415,004,880 $1,069,666,004 38.8%
12/31/2008 The Six Wives of Henry Lefay $0 0 $0 $0 0.0%
3/2/2007 Wild Hogs $39,699,023 3,401 $168,213,584 $253,555,383 66.3%
11/3/2006 The Santa Clause 3: The Escape Clause $19,504,038 3,458 $84,500,122 $107,500,122 78.6%
8/11/2006 Zoom $4,510,408 2,501 $11,989,328 $12,506,188 95.9%
3/10/2006 The Shaggy Dog $16,310,058 3,501 $61,123,569 $87,123,569 70.2%
11/24/2004 Christmas with the Kranks $21,570,867 3,416 $73,701,902 $96,469,187 76.4%
11/1/2002 The Santa Clause 2 $29,008,696 3,352 $139,225,854 $172,825,854 80.6%
7/26/2002 Who is Cletis Tout? $64,867 36 $252,227 $252,227 100.0%
4/5/2002 Big Trouble $3,545,204 1,961 $7,262,288 $8,488,871 85.6%
12/21/2001 Joe Somebody $3,553,725 2,517 $22,770,864 $24,515,990 92.9%
12/24/1999 Galaxy Quest $7,012,630 2,450 $71,423,726 $90,523,726 78.9%
11/19/1999 Toy Story 2 $300,163 3,257 $245,852,179 $511,358,276 48.1%
12/12/1997 For Richer or Poorer $6,015,970 1,954 $31,680,796 $31,680,796 100.0%
3/7/1997 Jungle 2 Jungle $12,812,047 2,340 $59,925,026 $59,925,026 100.0%
11/22/1995 Toy Story $29,140,617 2,574 $191,796,233 $364,545,516 52.6%
11/11/1994 The Santa Clause $19,321,992 2,388 $144,833,357 $189,800,000 76.3%
Movies: 18Totals:  $1,729,555,935$3,080,736,735 
 Averages:$17,926,5272,396$96,086,441$171,152,04177.6%

Supporting Roles


Release
Date
TitleOpening
Weekend
Box Office
Max
Theater
Count
Domestic
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
Domestic
Share
5/2/2008 Redbelt $63,361 1,379 $2,344,847 $2,667,084 87.9%
Movies: 1Totals:  $2,344,847$2,667,084 
 Averages:$63,3611,379$2,344,847$2,667,08487.9%

Latest Ranking on All Acting Box Office Record Lists


RecordRankAmount
Top 100 Stars in Leading Roles at the Domestic Box Office 61 $1,729,555,935
Top 100 Stars in Supporting Roles at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 47,501-47,600) 47,597 $2,344,847
Top Live Action Stars at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 801-900) 895 $908,212,949
Top Above the Line Stars at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 501-600) 523 $695,951,024
Top Below the Line Stars at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 1,301-1,400) 1,354 $415,004,880
Top Stars in Cameo Roles at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 1,301-1,400) 1,333 $4,079,243
Top Stars at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 301-400) 338 $1,764,945,484
Top 100 Stars in Leading Roles at the International Box Office (Rank 101-200) 145 $1,351,180,800
Top 100 Stars in Supporting Roles at the International Box Office (Rank 45,101-45,200) 45,115 $322,237
Top Live Action Stars at the International Box Office (Rank 6,501-6,600) 6,543 $264,339,180
Top Above the Line Stars at the International Box Office (Rank 901-1,000) 947 $555,349,826
Top Below the Line Stars at the International Box Office (Rank 1,301-1,400) 1,329 $654,661,124
Top Stars at the International Box Office (Rank 801-900) 850 $1,357,255,684
Top 100 Stars in Leading Roles at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 101-200) 110 $3,080,736,735
Top 100 Stars in Supporting Roles at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 49,701-49,800) 49,737 $2,667,084
Top Live Action Stars at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 1,901-2,000) 1,989 $1,172,552,129
Top Above the Line Stars at the Wordwide Box Office (Rank 701-800) 707 $1,251,300,850
Top Below the Line Stars at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 1,201-1,300) 1,233 $1,069,666,004
Top Stars in Cameo Roles at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 1,301-1,400) 1,391 $4,079,243
Top Stars at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 501-600) 538 $3,122,201,168
Highest Grossing Stars of 1994 at the Domestic Box Office 62 97
Highest Grossing Stars of 1995 at the Domestic Box Office 55 97
Highest Grossing Stars of 1996 at the Domestic Box Office 63 97
Highest Grossing Stars of 1997 at the Domestic Box Office 59 110
Highest Grossing Stars of 1998 at the Domestic Box Office 59 110
Highest Grossing Stars of 1999 at the Domestic Box Office 28 181
Highest Grossing Stars of 2000 at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 101-200) 119 71
Highest Grossing Stars of 2001 at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 101-200) 130 75
Highest Grossing Stars of 2002 at the Domestic Box Office 100 89
Highest Grossing Stars of 2003 at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 101-200) 113 89
Highest Grossing Stars of 2004 at the Domestic Box Office 50 147
Highest Grossing Stars of 2005 at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 101-200) 191 62
Highest Grossing Stars of 2006 at the Domestic Box Office 22 192
Highest Grossing Stars of 2007 at the Domestic Box Office 13 218
Highest Grossing Stars of 2008 at the Domestic Box Office 13 218
Highest Grossing Stars of 2009 at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 101-200) 109 88
Highest Grossing Stars of 2000 at the International Box Office (Rank 101-200) 170 45
Highest Grossing Stars of 2001 at the International Box Office (Rank 101-200) 182 45
Highest Grossing Stars of 2002 at the International Box Office (Rank 101-200) 190 43
Highest Grossing Stars of 2003 at the International Box Office (Rank 201-300) 212 43
Highest Grossing Stars of 2004 at the International Box Office (Rank 101-200) 183 58
Highest Grossing Stars of 2005 at the International Box Office (Rank 201-300) 272 15
Highest Grossing Stars of 2006 at the International Box Office (Rank 201-300) 243 15
Highest Grossing Stars of 2007 at the International Box Office (Rank 101-200) 148 65
Highest Grossing Stars of 2008 at the International Box Office (Rank 101-200) 162 65
Highest Grossing Stars of 2009 at the International Box Office (Rank 101-200) 192 65
Highest Grossing Stars of 2000 at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 101-200) 148 59
Highest Grossing Stars of 2001 at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 101-200) 151 59
Highest Grossing Stars of 2002 at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 101-200) 131 73
Highest Grossing Stars of 2003 at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 101-200) 154 73
Highest Grossing Stars of 2004 at the Worldwide Box Office 70 116
Highest Grossing Stars of 2005 at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 201-300) 230 43
Highest Grossing Stars of 2006 at the Worldwide Box Office 56 123
Highest Grossing Stars of 2007 at the Worldwide Box Office 28 160
Highest Grossing Stars of 2008 at the Worldwide Box Office 28 160
Highest Grossing Stars of 2009 at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 101-200) 150 80
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Original Screenplay Movies 17 $1,515,301,595
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Based on Fiction Book/Short Story Movies (Rank 301-400) 371 $80,964,190
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Based on Comic/Graphic Novel Movies (Rank 201-300) 224 $11,989,328
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Remake Movies 70 $121,048,595
Top International Leading Stars for Original Screenplay Movies 49 $1,300,670,072
Top International Leading Stars for Based on Fiction Book/Short Story Movies (Rank 601-700) 606 $23,993,868
Top International Leading Stars for Based on Comic/Graphic Novel Movies (Rank 201-300) 294 $516,860
Top International Leading Stars for Remake Movies (Rank 101-200) 178 $26,000,000
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Original Screenplay Movies 35 $2,815,971,667
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Based on Fiction Book/Short Story Movies (Rank 401-500) 461 $104,958,058
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Based on Comic/Graphic Novel Movies (Rank 201-300) 264 $12,506,188
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Remake Movies (Rank 101-200) 108 $147,048,595
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Live Action Movies (Rank 101-200) 123 $876,650,416
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Digital Animation Movies 7 $852,653,292
Top International Leading Stars for Live Action Movies (Rank 501-600) 509 $258,264,296
Top International Leading Stars for Digital Animation Movies 19 $1,092,916,504
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Live Action Movies (Rank 201-300) 231 $1,134,914,712
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Digital Animation Movies 11 $1,945,569,796
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Contemporary Fiction Movies (Rank 101-200) 150 $363,554,460
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Science Fiction Movies (Rank 201-300) 227 $71,423,726
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Fantasy Movies (Rank 201-300) 283 $61,123,569
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Kids Fiction Movies 5 $1,221,212,625
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Super Hero Movies (Rank 101-200) 172 $11,989,328
Top International Leading Stars for Contemporary Fiction Movies (Rank 401-500) 475 $111,080,793
Top International Leading Stars for Science Fiction Movies (Rank 301-400) 352 $19,100,000
Top International Leading Stars for Fantasy Movies (Rank 401-500) 472 $26,000,000
Top International Leading Stars for Kids Fiction Movies 17 $1,194,483,147
Top International Leading Stars for Super Hero Movies (Rank 101-200) 176 $516,860
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Contemporary Fiction Movies (Rank 201-300) 242 $474,635,253
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Science Fiction Movies (Rank 201-300) 274 $90,523,726
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Fantasy Movies (Rank 301-400) 382 $87,123,569
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Kids Fiction Movies 6 $2,415,695,772
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Super Hero Movies (Rank 101-200) 173 $12,506,188
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Adventure Movies 16 $1,304,625,679
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Comedy Movies 47 $424,678,029
Top International Leading Stars for Adventure Movies 45 $1,214,100,007
Top International Leading Stars for Comedy Movies (Rank 101-200) 138 $137,080,793
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Adventure Movies 31 $2,518,725,686
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Comedy Movies 69 $561,758,822
Top Domestic Leading Stars for PG-13 Movies (Rank 301-400) 348 $207,156,668
Top Domestic Leading Stars for R Movies (Rank 1,901-2,000) 1,954 $252,227
Top Domestic Leading Stars for PG Movies 83 $445,767,772
Top Domestic Leading Stars for G Movies 1 $1,076,379,268
Top International Leading Stars for PG-13 Movies (Rank 601-700) 631 $86,568,382
Top International Leading Stars for PG Movies (Rank 401-500) 430 $115,095,914
Top International Leading Stars for G Movies 2 $1,149,516,504
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for PG-13 Movies (Rank 401-500) 488 $293,725,050
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for R Movies (Rank 2,201-2,300) 2,223 $252,227
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for PG Movies (Rank 101-200) 199 $560,863,686
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for G Movies 2 $2,225,895,772
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Walt Disney Movies 12 $1,517,737,092
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Universal Movies (Rank 401-500) 435 $31,680,796
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Sony Pictures Movies (Rank 201-300) 215 $85,691,230
Top Domestic Leading Stars for 20th Century Fox Movies (Rank 401-500) 481 $22,770,864
Top International Leading Stars for Walt Disney Movies 35 $1,307,051,529
Top International Leading Stars for Sony Pictures Movies (Rank 301-400) 367 $23,284,145
Top International Leading Stars for 20th Century Fox Movies (Rank 401-500) 486 $1,745,126
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Walt Disney Movies 27 $2,824,788,621
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Universal Movies (Rank 401-500) 470 $31,680,796
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Sony Pictures Movies (Rank 201-300) 281 $108,975,375
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for 20th Century Fox Movies (Rank 501-600) 508 $24,515,990

All Technical Credits


Release
Date
TitleRoleDomestic
Box Office
International
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
7/18/2014 Planes: Fire and Rescue Animation $59,157,732 $97,241,912 $156,399,644
1/8/2010 Crazy on the Outside Director $88,335 $0 $88,335
3/10/2006 The Shaggy Dog Producer $61,123,569 $26,000,000 $87,123,569
Movies: 3Totals:$120,369,636$123,241,912$243,611,548
  Averages:$40,123,212$41,080,637$81,203,849

Director Credits


Release
Date
TitleOpening
Weekend
Box Office
Max
Theater
Count
Domestic
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
Domestic
Share
1/8/2010 Crazy on the Outside $64,438 74 $88,335 $88,335 100.0%
Movies: 1Totals:  $88,335$88,335 
 Averages:$64,43874$88,335$88,335100.0%

Producer Credits


Release
Date
TitleOpening
Weekend
Box Office
Max
Theater
Count
Domestic
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
Domestic
Share
3/10/2006 The Shaggy Dog $16,310,058 3,501 $61,123,569 $87,123,569 70.2%
Movies: 1Totals:  $61,123,569$87,123,569 
 Averages:$16,310,0583,501$61,123,569$87,123,56970.2%



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