Want to know the best Ann-Margret movies? How about the worst Ann-Margret movies? Curious about Ann-Margret box office grosses or which Ann-Margret movie picked up the most Oscar® nominations? Need to know which Ann-Margret movie got the best reviews from critics and audiences? Well you have come to the right place….because we have all of that information.
Ann-Margret (1941-) is a Swedish-American Oscar® nominated actress, singer and dancer. Her singing and acting careers span six decades and should reach seven decades! Ann-Margret’s IMDb page shows 83 acting credits from 1961-2016. This page will rank 37 Ann-Margret movies from Best to Worst in six different sortable columns of information. Television shows, movies that were not released in North American theaters and movies that did not reach at least $1 million in box office rentals were not included in the rankings. To do well in our overall rankings a movie has to do well at the box office, get good reviews by critics, be liked by audiences and get some award recognition.
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Ann-Margret Movies Can Be Ranked 6 Ways In This Table
The really cool thing about this table is that it is “user-sortable”. Rank the movies anyway you want.
- Sort Ann-Margret movies by co-stars of her movies
- Sort Ann-Margret movies by adjusted domestic box office grosses using current movie ticket cost (in millions)
- Sort Ann-Margret movies by domestic yearly box office rank
- Sort Ann-Margret movies by how they were received by critics and audiences. 60% rating or higher should indicate a good movie.
- Sort by how many Oscar® nominations and how many Oscar® wins each Ann-Margret movie received.
- Sort Ann-Margret movies by Ultimate Movie Ranking (UMR) Score. UMR Score puts box office, reviews and awards into a mathematical equation and gives each movie a score.
- Blue link in Co-star column takes you to that star’s UMR movie page
|Rank||Movie (Year)||UMR Co-Star Links||Adjusted B.O. Domestic (mils)||Domestic Box Office Rank By Year||Critic Audience Rating||Oscar Nom / Win||UMR Score|
|Carnal Knowledge (1971)||Jack Nicholson||$191.20||7th of 1971||78.5%||01 / 00||71.43|
|Tommy (1975)||Jack Nicholson & Oliver Reed||$140.80||10th of 1975||75.5%||02 / 00||63.22|
|Bye Bye Birdie (1963)||Dick Van Dyke & Janet Leigh||$168.00||14th of 1963||71.0%||02 / 00||60.83|
|Viva Las Vegas (1964)||Elvis Presley||$132.00||11th in 1964||72.5%||00 / 00||54.53|
|Grumpy Old Men (1993)||Walter Matthau & Jack Lemmon||$142.90||15th of 1993||68.0%||00 / 00||54.11|
|The Cheap Detective (1978)||Peter Falk||$156.10||13th of 1978||61.5%||00 / 00||53.10|
|The Cincinati Kid (1965)||Steve McQueen & Edward G. Robinson||$80.40||36th of 1965||79.0%||00 / 00||49.59|
|Magic (1978)||Anthony Hopkins & Written by William Goldman||$106.20||24th of 1979||68.0%||00 / 00||48.42|
|Any Given Sunday (1999)||Al Pacino & Dennis Quaid||$125.80||28th of 1999||57.5%||00 / 00||46.89|
|Pocketful of Miracles (1961)||Bette Davis & Glenn Ford||$79.70||37th of 1962||67.5%||03 / 00||45.89|
|The Break-Up (2006)||Vince Vaughn & Jennifer Aniston||$152.10||18th of 2006||42.0%||00 / 00||43.56|
|Murderer's Row (1966)||Dean Martin||$121.70||11th of 1967||51.5%||00 / 00||43.06|
|State Fair (1962)||Pat Boone||$112.40||23rd of 1962||49.0%||00 / 00||40.45|
|Grumpier Old Men (1995)||Jack Lemmon & Walter Matthau||$138.60||22nd of 1995||41.0%||00 / 00||40.31|
|Twice in a Lifetime (1985)||Gene Hackman||$20.00||97th of 1985||74.0%||01 / 00||38.25|
|Stagecoach (1966)||Bing Crosby||$76.60||27th of 1966||56.0%||00 / 00||38.19|
|The Last Remake of Beau Geste (1977)||Marty Feldman||$64.80||40th of 1970||57.0%||00 / 00||36.83|
|The Santa Clause 3: The Escape Clause (2006)||Tim Allen & Kevin Spacey||$108.30||24th of 2006||42.5%||00 / 00||36.76|
|Bus Riley's Back in Town (1965)||Michael Parks||$16.00||124th of 1965||70.5%||00 / 00||35.62|
|The Villian (1979)||Kirk Douglas & Arnold Schwarzenegger||$87.80||34th of 1979||46.0%||00 / 00||35.23|
|Middle Age Crazy (1980)||Bruce Dern||$45.20||55th of 1980||58.5%||00 / 00||34.50|
|The Train Robbers (1973)||John Wayne||$30.30||66th of 1973||61.0%||00 / 00||33.37|
|The Pleasure Seekers (1964)||Anthony Franciosa||$51.20||55th of 1965||51.5%||01 / 00||32.54|
|I Ought to Be in Pictures (1982)||Walter Matthau||$20.00||75th of 1982||61.0%||00 / 00||31.77|
|Once a Thief (1965)||Alain Delon & Van Heflin||$11.40||167th of 1965||61.0%||00 / 00||30.44|
|Newsies (1992)||Christian Bale & Robert Duvall||$5.70||138th of 1992||60.7%||00 / 00||29.45|
|52 Pick-Up (1986)||Roy Scheider||$11.80||104th of 1986||55.0%||00 / 00||27.68|
|Made In Paris (1966)||Louis Jourdan||$24.90||67th of 1966||48.5%||00 / 00||26.66|
|Taxi (2004)||Jimmy Fallon & Queen Latifah||$49.70||79th of 2004||40.0%||00 / 00||26.50|
|Kitten With A Whip (1964)||John Forsythe||$20.50||114th of 1965||48.5%||00 / 00||25.98|
|A New Life (1988)||Alan Alda||$15.80||101st of 1988||46.5%||00 / 00||24.31|
|Lucky (2011)||Colin Hanks||$0.10||545th of 2011||45.0%||00 / 00||21.17|
|C.C. and Company (1970)||Joe Namath||$18.10||70th of 1970||39.0%||00 / 00||21.14|
|All's Faire in Love (2011)||Christina Ricci||$0.10||486th of 2011||42.5%||00 / 00||19.99|
|Lookin' to Get Out (1982)||Angelina Jolie & Jon Voight||$2.70||117th of 1982||39.0%||00 / 00||18.83|
|Old Dogs (2009)||Robin Williams & John Travolta||$55.60||60th of 2009||20.3%||00 / 00||18.15|
|Memory (2006)||Billy Zane||$0.10||629th of 2006||30.0%||00 / 00||14.12|
Stats and Possibly Interesting Things From The Above Ann-Margret Table
- Thirteen Ann-Margret movie crossed the magical $100 million domestic gross mark. That is a percentage of 35.13% of her movies listed. Carnal Knowledge (1971) is her biggest box office hit.
- An average Ann-Margret movie grosses $69.90 million in adjusted box office gross.
- Using RottenTomatoes.com’s 60% fresh meter. 15 of Ann-Margret’s movies are rated as good movies…or 46.45% of her movies. The Cincinati Kid (1965) is her highest rated movie while Old Dogs (2009 is her lowest rated movie.
- Six Ann-Margret movies received at least one Oscar® nomination in any category…..or 16.21% of her movies.
- Zero Ann-Margret movies won at least one Oscar® in any category…..or 0.00% of her movies.
- An average Ultimate Movie Ranking (UMR) Score is 40.00. 14 Ann-Margret movie scored higher that average….or 30.30% of her movies. Carnal Knowledge (1971) got the the highest UMR Score while Memory (2006) got the lowest UMR Score.
Possibly Interesting Facts About Ann-Margret
1. Ann-Margret Olsson was born in Valsjöbyn, Jämtland County, Sweden in 1941.
2. Ann-Margret was discovered by George Burns when she was performing at The Dunes in Las Vegas.
3. Ann-Margret won the Golden Globe® for Best Newcomer for her first movie….1961’s A Pocketful of Miracles….she played Bette Davis’ daughter.
4. Ann-Margret was nominated for 2 Oscars®. She was nominated for Best Supporting Actress in 1971’s Carnal Knowledge and for Best Actress in 1975’s Tommy….both movies also starred Jack Nicholson.
5. Ann-Margret Is one of five Swedish actresses to be nominated for an Academy Award®. The others are Greta Garbo, Ingrid Bergman, Lena Olin and Alicia Vikander. The only Swedish actor to be nominated is Max von Sydow.
6. Ann-Margret was chosen by Empire magazine as one of the 100 Sexiest Stars in film history..she finished 10th in their poll.
7. Ann-Margret had two Billboard Club Play charting hits: in 1979 with “Love Rush” which climbed to #8, and in 1980 with “Midnight Message” that peaked at #12.
8. Ann-Margret has been married one time. She has been married to Roger Smith since 1967.
9. Ann-Margret’s cumulative totals: Adjusted domestic box office: $2.58 billion. Her movies received 10 Oscar® nominations.
10. Roles Ann-Margret was strongly considered for or ones she turned down: Faye Dunaway role in Bonnie and Clyde, Jane Fonda role in Cat Ballou, Katharine Ross role in The Graduate, Natalie Wood role in Gypsy and Jessica Lange role in The Postman Always Rings Twice.
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