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Roddy McDowall

Roddy McDowall
photo by Alan Light [CC BY 2.0], via Wikimedia Commons
Best known as an Actor based on credits in that role in 31 films, with $906,690,580 worldwide aggregate box office (rank #3,435)
Best-known acting roles: Mr. Soil (A Bug's Life), Acres (The Poseidon Adventure), Andrew (Overboard), V.I.N.C.E.N.T. (The Black Hole), Peter Vincent (Fright Night)
Born: September 17th, 1928
Died: October 3rd, 1998

  1. Summary
  2. Acting Credits
  3. Technical Credits

Career Summary


  MoviesDomestic
Box Office
International
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
As an ActorSupporting3$206,040,466$200,296,754$406,337,220
Leading1$0$0$0
(Unclassified)27$475,353,360$25,000,000$500,353,360

Latest Ranking on Selected Box Office Record Lists


RecordRankAmount
Top Stars at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 1,701-1,800) 1,705 $681,393,826
Top Stars at the International Box Office (Rank 8,801-8,900) 8,844 $225,296,754
Top Stars at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 3,401-3,500) 3,435 $906,690,580

See the Acting Credits tab for all Acting Box Office Records and the Technical Credits tab for all Technical Box Office Records.


All Acting Credits


Release
Date
TitleRoleDomestic
Box Office
International
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
8/26/2014 The Legend of Hell House   $0 $0 $0
11/20/1998 A Bug's Life Mr. Soil  $162,798,565 $200,296,754 $363,095,319
10/11/1996 The Grass Harp Amos Legrand  $493,007 $0 $493,007
3/22/1996 It's My Party Damian Knowles  $455,101 $0 $455,101
11/21/1995 Last Summer in the Hamptons Thomas  $648,799 $0 $648,799
9/15/1989 The Big Picture Judge  $117,463 $0 $117,463
5/19/1989 Fright Night II Peter Vincent  $2,350,289 $0 $2,350,289
12/18/1987 Overboard Andrew  $26,713,187 $0 $26,713,187
3/21/1986 GoBots: Battle of the Rock Lords Buggit  $1,338,264 $0 $1,338,264
8/2/1985 Fright Night Peter Vincent  $24,922,237 $0 $24,922,237
8/20/1982 Class of 1984 Terry Corrigan  $6,965,361 $0 $6,965,361
3/5/1982 Evil Under the Sun Rex Brewster  $4,659,287 $0 $4,659,287
12/21/1979 The Black Hole V.I.N.C.E.N.T.  $35,841,901 $0 $35,841,901
1/1/1976 That's Entertainment part 2 Archive Footage  $3,000,000 $0 $3,000,000
3/7/1975 Funny Lady Bobby Moore  $40,055,897 $0 $40,055,897
5/17/1974 Dirty Mary, Crazy Larry George Stanton  $28,401,735 $0 $28,401,735
1/1/1973 Battle for the Planet of the Apes Caear  $8,800,000 $0 $8,800,000
12/15/1972 The Life and Times of Judge Roy Bean Frank Gass  $16,530,578 $0 $16,530,578
12/13/1972 The Poseidon Adventure Acres  $93,300,000 $0 $93,300,000
1/1/1972 Conquest of the Planet of the Apes Caesar  $9,700,000 $0 $9,700,000
10/7/1971 Bedknobs and Broomsticks Mr. Jelk  $17,871,174 $0 $17,871,174
1/1/1971 Escape from the Planet of the Apes Cornelius  $12,300,000 $0 $12,300,000
2/8/1968 Planet of the Apes Cornelius  $33,395,426 $0 $33,395,426
12/2/1965 That Darn Cat! Gregory Benson  $28,062,222 $0 $28,062,222
2/15/1965 The Greatest Story Ever Told Matthew  $15,473,333 $0 $15,473,333
6/12/1963 Cleopatra Caesar Augustus  $57,000,000 $14,000,000 $71,000,000
10/4/1962 The Longest Day Private Morris  $39,100,000 $11,000,000 $50,100,000
10/31/1960 Midnight Lace Malcolm  $7,400,000 $0 $7,400,000
1/1/1946 Holiday in Mexico Stanley Owen  $3,700,000 $0 $3,700,000
12/31/1942 Lassie Come Home Joe Carraclough  $0 $0 $0
10/28/1941 How Green Was My Valley Huw Morgan  $0 $0 $0
Movies: 31Totals:$681,393,826$225,296,754$906,690,580
  Averages:$21,980,446$7,267,637$29,248,083

Leading or Lead Ensemble Roles


Release
Date
TitleOpening
Weekend
Box Office
Max
Theater
Count
Domestic
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
Domestic
Share
12/31/1942 Lassie Come Home $0 0 $0 $0 0.0%
Movies: 1Totals:  $0$0 
 Averages:$00$0$00.0%

Supporting Roles


Release
Date
TitleOpening
Weekend
Box Office
Max
Theater
Count
Domestic
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
Domestic
Share
11/20/1998 A Bug's Life $291,121 2,773 $162,798,565 $363,095,319 44.8%
12/21/1979 The Black Hole $0 0 $35,841,901 $35,841,901 100.0%
10/31/1960 Midnight Lace $0 0 $7,400,000 $7,400,000 100.0%
Movies: 3Totals:  $206,040,466$406,337,220 
 Averages:$97,040924$68,680,155$135,445,74081.6%

Latest Ranking on All Acting Box Office Record Lists




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