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Marsha Mason

Best known as an Actor based on credits in that role in 8 films, with $277,881,434 worldwide aggregate box office (rank #12,678)
Best-known acting roles: Paula McFadden (The Goodbye Girl), Senator Gayle Robbins (I Love Trouble), Aggie (Heartbreak Ridge), Janice Morrison (Stella), Jennie MacLaine (Chapter Two)
Most productive collaborators: Charles Shyer, Nancy Meyers, David Newman, Dan Hegeman, K.C. Colwell

  1. Summary
  2. Acting Credits
  3. Technical Credits

Career Summary


  MoviesDomestic
Box Office
International
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
As an ActorSupporting2$38,893,977$31,141,073$70,035,050
Leading1$30,000,000$0$30,000,000
(Unclassified)5$177,846,384$0$177,846,384

Career Trend

This graph shows Marsha Mason’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
11/22/1995 Nick of Time Governor Eleanor Grant  $8,087,783 $0 $8,087,783
6/29/1994 I Love Trouble Senator Gayle Robbins  $30,806,194 $31,141,073 $61,947,267
4/19/1991 Drop Dead Fred Polly Cronin  $13,746,300 $0 $13,746,300
2/2/1990 Stella Janice Morrison  $20,062,347 $0 $20,062,347
12/5/1986 Heartbreak Ridge Aggie  $42,724,017 $0 $42,724,017
3/25/1983 Max Dugan Returns Nora McPhee  $17,613,720 $0 $17,613,720
1/1/1979 Chapter Two Jennie MacLaine  $30,000,000 $0 $30,000,000
12/21/1977 The Goodbye Girl Paula McFadden  $83,700,000 $0 $83,700,000
Movies: 8Totals:$246,740,361$31,141,073$277,881,434
  Averages:$30,842,545$3,892,634$34,735,179

Leading or Lead Ensemble Roles


Release
Date
TitleOpening
Weekend
Box Office
Max
Theater
Count
Domestic
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
Domestic
Share
1/1/1979 Chapter Two $0 0 $30,000,000 $30,000,000 100.0%
Movies: 1Totals:  $30,000,000$30,000,000 
 Averages:$00$30,000,000$30,000,000100.0%

Supporting Roles


Release
Date
TitleOpening
Weekend
Box Office
Max
Theater
Count
Domestic
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
Domestic
Share
11/22/1995 Nick of Time $2,781,601 1,849 $8,087,783 $8,087,783 100.0%
6/29/1994 I Love Trouble $7,827,002 1,746 $30,806,194 $61,947,267 49.7%
Movies: 2Totals:  $38,893,977$70,035,050 
 Averages:$5,304,3021,798$19,446,989$35,017,52574.9%

Latest Ranking on All Acting Box Office Record Lists


RecordRankAmount
Top 100 Stars in Leading Roles at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 1,901-2,000) 1,966 $30,000,000
Top 100 Stars in Supporting Roles at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 29,801-29,900) 29,876 $38,893,977
Top Live Action Stars at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 5,501-5,600) 5,549 $246,740,361
Top Above the Line Stars at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 4,001-4,100) 4,021 $30,000,000
Top Stars at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 6,201-6,300) 6,202 $246,740,361
Top 100 Stars in Supporting Roles at the International Box Office (Rank 28,801-28,900) 28,838 $31,141,073
Top Live Action Stars at the International Box Office (Rank 28,801-28,900) 28,820 $31,141,073
Top Stars at the International Box Office (Rank 30,601-30,700) 30,685 $31,141,073
Top 100 Stars in Leading Roles at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 2,401-2,500) 2,424 $30,000,000
Top 100 Stars in Supporting Roles at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 29,701-29,800) 29,751 $70,035,050
Top Live Action Stars at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 11,501-11,600) 11,534 $277,881,434
Top Above the Line Stars at the Wordwide Box Office (Rank 5,001-5,100) 5,050 $30,000,000
Top Stars at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 12,601-12,700) 12,678 $277,881,434
Highest Grossing Stars of 1980 at the Domestic Box Office 92 73
Highest Grossing Stars of 1981 at the Domestic Box Office 69 73
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Based on Play Movies 71 $30,000,000
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Based on Play Movies 89 $30,000,000
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Live Action Movies (Rank 1,701-1,800) 1,708 $30,000,000
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Live Action Movies (Rank 2,101-2,200) 2,136 $30,000,000
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Contemporary Fiction Movies (Rank 1,101-1,200) 1,128 $30,000,000
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Contemporary Fiction Movies (Rank 1,401-1,500) 1,401 $30,000,000
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Comedy Movies (Rank 601-700) 647 $30,000,000
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Comedy Movies (Rank 701-800) 760 $30,000,000


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