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Simon Baker

Best known as an Actor based on credits in that role in 22 films, with $804,752,109 worldwide aggregate box office (rank #4,144)
Best-known acting roles: Christian Thompson (The Devil Wears Prada), Max Rourke (The Ring Two), Matt Reynolds (L.A. Confidential), Honesco (The Missing), Riley (George A. Romero's Land of the Dead)
Best-known technical roles: Breath (Director), Breath (Producer), Breath (Screenwriter)
Most productive collaborators: Rose Byrne, Dan Mazer, Kevin Spacey, Rafe Spall, Naomi Watts

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Career Summary


  MoviesDomestic
Box Office
International
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
As an ActorLeading4$11,594,057$31,512,819$43,106,876
Supporting3$167,447,040$158,953,097$326,400,137
Lead Ensemble Member1$5,353,586$15,079,641$20,433,227
(Unclassified)14$170,445,162$244,366,707$414,811,869
In Technical RolesScreenwriter1$37,109$3,203,844$3,240,953
Producer1$37,109$3,203,844$3,240,953
Director1$37,109$3,203,844$3,240,953

Latest Ranking on Selected Box Office Record Lists


Limited and VOD Releases: Animal Magnetism

June 1st, 2018

American Animals

It is a slow week, so slow that I’m bending the rules when it comes to what films appear on this list. If I used the ten review limit, there would only be a handful of films. Of these films, only American Animals and Breath are earning reviews that are good enough for limited release. That said, there are also a few that should be worth a VOD rental, like Discreet and Social Animals. More...

All Acting Credits


Release
Date
TitleRoleDomestic
Box Office
International
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
5/4/2018 Breath Sando  $37,109 $3,203,844 $3,240,953
12/31/2017 Best Day of my Life   $0 $0 $0
2/8/2013 I Give It a Year Guy  $34,657 $28,293,874 $28,328,531
10/5/2011 Margin Call Jared Cohen  $5,353,586 $15,079,641 $20,433,227
11/13/2009 Women in Trouble   $18,521 $0 $18,521
5/15/2009 Not Forgotten   $53,723 $0 $53,723
2/10/2009 Gospel Hill   $0 $0 $0
1/23/2009 The Lodger   $0 $0 $0
4/4/2008 Sex and Death 101 Roderick Blank  $23,563 $0 $23,563
6/30/2006 The Devil Wears Prada Christian Thompson  $124,740,460 $201,332,695 $326,073,155
2/3/2006 Something New Brian  $11,468,568 $15,101 $11,483,669
8/19/2005 Now & Forever Young John Myron  $0 $0 $0
6/24/2005 George A. Romero's Land of the Dead Riley  $20,700,082 $27,050,933 $47,751,015
3/18/2005 The Ring Two Max Rourke  $75,941,727 $86,000,000 $161,941,727
11/26/2003 The Missing Honesco  $26,900,336 $11,353,097 $38,253,433
11/30/2001 The Affair of the Necklace Rétaux de Vilette  $430,313 $0 $430,313
11/10/2000 Red Planet Chip Pettengill  $17,480,890 $15,983,079 $33,463,969
8/11/2000 Sunset Strip Michael Scott  $3,926 $0 $3,926
1/28/2000 Restaurant Kenny  $73,613 $0 $73,613
11/24/1999 Ride With the Devil George Clyde  $630,779 $0 $630,779
10/10/1997 Most Wanted Stephen Barnes  $6,343,015 $0 $6,343,015
9/19/1997 L.A. Confidential Matt Reynolds  $64,604,977 $61,600,000 $126,204,977
Movies: 22Totals:$354,839,845$449,912,264$804,752,109
  Averages:$16,129,084$20,450,557$36,579,641

Leading or Lead Ensemble Roles


Release
Date
TitleOpening
Weekend
Box Office
Max
Theater
Count
Domestic
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
Domestic
Share
5/4/2018 Breath $5,258 21 $37,109 $3,240,953 1.1%
2/8/2013 I Give It a Year $5,436 6 $34,657 $28,328,531 0.1%
10/5/2011 Margin Call $561,906 199 $5,353,586 $20,433,227 26.2%
5/15/2009 Not Forgotten $33,576 4 $53,723 $53,723 100.0%
2/3/2006 Something New $4,879,736 1,266 $11,468,568 $11,483,669 99.9%
Movies: 5Totals:  $16,947,643$63,540,103 
 Averages:$1,097,182299$3,389,529$12,708,02145.5%

Supporting Roles


Release
Date
TitleOpening
Weekend
Box Office
Max
Theater
Count
Domestic
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
Domestic
Share
3/18/2005 The Ring Two $35,065,237 3,341 $75,941,727 $161,941,727 46.9%
11/26/2003 The Missing $10,833,633 2,756 $26,900,336 $38,253,433 70.3%
9/19/1997 L.A. Confidential $5,211,198 1,625 $64,604,977 $126,204,977 51.2%
Movies: 3Totals:  $167,447,040$326,400,137 
 Averages:$17,036,6892,574$55,815,680$108,800,04656.1%

Latest Ranking on All Acting Box Office Record Lists


RecordRankAmount
Top 100 Stars in Leading Roles at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 2,301-2,400) 2,307 $16,947,643
Top 100 Stars in Supporting Roles at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 8,601-8,700) 8,653 $167,447,040
Top Live Action Stars at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 3,401-3,500) 3,462 $354,839,845
Top Above the Line Stars at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 5,301-5,400) 5,309 $5,425,352
Top Below the Line Stars at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 14,001-14,100) 14,095 $91,505,313
Top Stars at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 3,901-4,000) 3,960 $354,839,845
Top 100 Stars in Leading Roles at the International Box Office (Rank 1,601-1,700) 1,637 $46,592,460
Top 100 Stars in Supporting Roles at the International Box Office (Rank 11,301-11,400) 11,373 $158,953,097
Top Live Action Stars at the International Box Office (Rank 3,401-3,500) 3,486 $449,912,264
Top Above the Line Stars at the International Box Office (Rank 3,701-3,800) 3,716 $46,577,359
Top Below the Line Stars at the International Box Office (Rank 17,601-17,700) 17,663 $72,953,097
Top Stars at the International Box Office (Rank 4,101-4,200) 4,166 $449,912,264
Top 100 Stars in Leading Roles at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 1,901-2,000) 1,975 $63,540,103
Top 100 Stars in Supporting Roles at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 9,701-9,800) 9,777 $326,400,137
Top Live Action Stars at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 3,501-3,600) 3,522 $804,752,109
Top Above the Line Stars at the Wordwide Box Office (Rank 4,401-4,500) 4,434 $52,002,711
Top Below the Line Stars at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 16,201-16,300) 16,275 $164,458,410
Top Stars at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 4,101-4,200) 4,144 $804,752,109
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Original Screenplay Movies (Rank 1,501-1,600) 1,535 $16,910,534
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Based on Fiction Book/Short Story Movies (Rank 1,201-1,300) 1,262 $37,109
Top International Leading Stars for Original Screenplay Movies (Rank 1,001-1,100) 1,049 $43,388,616
Top International Leading Stars for Based on Fiction Book/Short Story Movies (Rank 801-900) 873 $3,203,844
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Original Screenplay Movies (Rank 1,301-1,400) 1,315 $60,299,150
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Based on Fiction Book/Short Story Movies (Rank 1,101-1,200) 1,101 $3,240,953
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Live Action Movies (Rank 2,001-2,100) 2,034 $16,947,643
Top International Leading Stars for Live Action Movies (Rank 1,301-1,400) 1,355 $46,592,460
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Live Action Movies (Rank 1,601-1,700) 1,692 $63,540,103
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Contemporary Fiction Movies (Rank 1,301-1,400) 1,371 $16,910,534
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Historical Fiction Movies (Rank 1,001-1,100) 1,088 $37,109
Top International Leading Stars for Contemporary Fiction Movies (Rank 801-900) 826 $43,388,616
Top International Leading Stars for Historical Fiction Movies (Rank 601-700) 622 $3,203,844
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Contemporary Fiction Movies (Rank 1,001-1,100) 1,085 $60,299,150
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Historical Fiction Movies (Rank 801-900) 808 $3,240,953
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Drama Movies (Rank 601-700) 661 $16,859,263
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Thriller/Suspense Movies (Rank 701-800) 767 $53,723
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Romantic Comedy Movies (Rank 501-600) 537 $34,657
Top International Leading Stars for Drama Movies (Rank 501-600) 572 $18,298,586
Top International Leading Stars for Romantic Comedy Movies (Rank 101-200) 180 $28,293,874
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Drama Movies (Rank 601-700) 650 $35,157,849
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Thriller/Suspense Movies (Rank 901-1,000) 910 $53,723
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Romantic Comedy Movies (Rank 201-300) 271 $28,328,531
Top Domestic Leading Stars for PG-13 Movies (Rank 1,201-1,300) 1,275 $11,468,568
Top Domestic Leading Stars for R Movies (Rank 1,301-1,400) 1,341 $5,441,966
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Not Rated Movies (Rank 1,101-1,200) 1,182 $37,109
Top International Leading Stars for PG-13 Movies (Rank 1,501-1,600) 1,592 $15,101
Top International Leading Stars for R Movies (Rank 601-700) 630 $43,373,515
Top International Leading Stars for Not Rated Movies (Rank 401-500) 494 $3,203,844
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for PG-13 Movies (Rank 1,301-1,400) 1,387 $11,483,669
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for R Movies (Rank 901-1,000) 920 $48,815,481
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Not Rated Movies (Rank 501-600) 544 $3,240,953

All Technical Credits


Release
Date
TitleRoleDomestic
Box Office
International
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
5/4/2018 Breath Director,
Screenwriter,
Producer 
$37,109 $3,203,844 $3,240,953
Movies: 1Totals:$37,109$3,203,844$3,240,953
  Averages:$37,109$3,203,844$3,240,953


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