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Drew Barrymore (1975-) is an American actress, author, director, model and producer. She is a descendant of the Barrymore family of well-known American stage and cinema actors, and is a granddaughter of actor John Barrymore. Drew Barrymore has been on our request list since our days when our webpages were located at HubPages. Well here you go Alabama Girl….our statistical look at Drew Barrymore’s movie career.
Her IMDb page shows 66 acting credits from 1978-2016. This page will rank 40 Drew Barrymore movies from Best to Worst in six different sortable columns of information. Television shows and movies that were not released in North American theaters 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.
Drew Barrymore 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 Drew Barrymore movies by co-stars of her movies
- Sort Drew Barrymore movies by actual domestic box office grosses
- Sort Drew Barrymore movies by adjusted box office grosses using current movie ticket cost
- Sort Drew Barrymore movies by domestic yearly box office rank
- Sort Drew Barrymore 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 Drew Barrymore movie received.
- Sort Drew Barrymore 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)||Co-Stars||Domestic Box Office - Actual (mils.)||Domestic Box Office - Adjusted (mils.)||Domestic Box Office Rank By Year||Critic Audience Rating||Oscar Nom / Win||UMR Score|
|E.T.: The Extra-Terrestrial (1982)||Henry Thomas & Directed by Steven Spielberg||$425.70||$1220.60||1st of 1982||82.7%||09 / 04||79.35|
|Scream (1996)||Courtney Cox||$103.05||$196.50||13th of 1996||73.0%||00 / 00||64.04|
|Charlie's Angels (2000)||Cameron Diaz & Bill Murray||$125.31||$196.00||14th of 2000||61.0%||00 / 00||59.07|
|Batman Forever (1995)||Val Kilmer & Jim Carrey||$184.03||$356.60||2nd of 1995||49.0%||03 / 00||55.23|
|The Wedding Singer (1998)||Adam Sandler||$80.25||$144.20||24th of 1998||67.5%||00 / 00||53.85|
|Ever After: A Cinderella Story (1998)||Anjelica Huston||$65.71||$118.10||33rd of 1998||76.0%||00 / 00||53.64|
|Altered States (1980)||William Hurt||$29.08||$94.30||29th of 1980||78.0%||02 / 00||52.08|
|50 First Dates (2004)||Adam Sandler||$120.91||$164.10||15th of 2004||56.0%||00 / 00||51.94|
|Never Been Kissed (1999)||David Arquette||$55.47||$92.40||43rd of 1999||62.0%||00 / 00||43.50|
|Charlie's Angels: Full Throttle (2003)||Cameron Diaz & Lucy Liu||$100.83||$141.00||29th of 2003||45.0%||00 / 00||43.30|
|Curious George (2006) Voice Role||Will Ferrell||$58.36||$74.80||54th of 2006||67.5%||00 / 00||43.27|
|He's Just Not That Into You (2009)||Bradley Cooper & Ben Affleck||$93.95||$105.60||35th of 2009||49.0%||00 / 00||39.87|
|Music and Lyrics (2007)||Hugh Grant||$50.57||$62.00||52nd of 2007||64.5%||00 / 00||39.87|
|Confessions of a Dangerous Mind (2002)||George Clooney & Julia Roberts||$16.01||$23.30||120th of 2002||75.0%||00 / 00||38.87|
|Boys on the Side (1995)||Matthew McConaughey||$23.44||$45.40||73rd of 1995||67.0%||00 / 00||38.80|
|Whip It (2009) Directed by Drew||Ellen Page & Jimmy Fallon||$13.04||$14.70||131st of 2009||77.0%||00 / 00||38.56|
|Beverly Hills Chihuahua (2008) Voice Role||Jamie Lee Curtis & Andy Garcia||$94.51||$111.00||32nd of 2008||44.0%||00 / 00||38.33|
|Everyone Says I Love You (1996)||Julia Roberts & Woody Allen||$9.76||$18.60||132nd of 1996||75.3%||00 / 00||38.26|
|Fever Pitch (2005)||Jimmy Fallon||$42.07||$55.40||69th of 2005||63.0%||00 / 00||38.25|
|Donnie Darko (2001)||Jake Gyllenhaal||$1.27||$1.90||228th of 2001||78.5%||00 / 00||37.18|
|Riding in Cars with Boys (2001)||Brittany Murphy & Maggie Gyllenhaal||$30.17||$45.00||78th of 2001||62.0%||00 / 00||36.39|
|Big Miracle (2012)||John Krasinski||$20.16||$21.30||107th of 2012||67.0%||00 / 00||34.94|
|Miss You Already (2015)||Toni Collette||$1.16||$1.20||213th of 2015||70.0%||00 / 00||33.13|
|Mad Love (1995)||Chris ODonnell||$15.45||$29.90||94th of 1995||60.0%||00 / 00||32.82|
|Titan A.E. (2000) Voice Role||Matt Damon & John Leguizamo||$22.75||$35.60||93rd of 2000||57.5%||00 / 00||32.56|
|Irreconcilable Differences (1984)||Ryan ONeal & Shelley Long||$12.41||$31.10||69th of 1984||55.0%||00 / 00||32.09|
|Going the Distance (2010)||Justin Long & Christina Applegate||$17.80||$19.00||120th of 2010||60.0%||00 / 00||31.25|
|Firestarter (1984)||Martin Sheen & Stephen King||$17.08||$42.90||61st of 1984||49.5%||00 / 00||29.91|
|Everybody's Fine (2009)||Robert DeNiro & Sam Rockwell||$9.21||$10.40||146th of 2009||59.0%||00 / 00||29.39|
|Cat's Eye (1985)||James Woods & Stephen King||$13.09||$31.10||64th of 1985||48.0%||00 / 00||27.38|
|Gun Crazy (1992)||James Le Gros||$.11||$.20||235th of 1993||54.5%||00 / 00||26.90|
|Bad Girls (1994)||Madeleine Stowe||$15.24||$31.50||92nd of 1994||42.5%||00 / 00||25.69|
|See You in the Morning (1989)||Jeff Bridges||$4.80||$10.20||112th of 1989||51.0%||00 / 00||25.62|
|Far From Home (1989)||Matt Frewer||$.01||$.00||237th of 1989||51.0%||00 / 00||23.97|
|Duplex (2003)||Ben Stiller||$9.69||$13.50||135th of 2003||46.0%||00 / 00||23.78|
|Home Fries (1998)||Luke Wilson||$10.46||$18.80||122nd of 1998||44.0%||00 / 00||23.62|
|No Place to Hide (1992)||Kris Kristofferson||$.14||$.30||231st of 1993||50.0%||00 / 00||23.55|
|Blended (2014)||Adam Sandler||$46.29||$47.80||64th of 2014||34.0%||00 / 00||23.48|
|Poison Ivy (1992)||Tom Skerritt & Sara Gilbert||$1.83||$3.70||151st of 1992||47.5%||00 / 00||22.89|
|Lucky You (2007)||Robert Duvall & Robert Downey Jr.||$5.76||$7.10||175th of 2007||44.0%||00 / 00||21.91|
Stats and Possibly Interesting Things From The Above Drew Barrymore Table
- Ten Drew Barrymore movie crossed the magical $100 million domestic gross mark. That is a percentage of 25.00% of her movies listed. E.T.: The Extra-Terrestrial (1982) is her biggest box office hit.
- An average Drew Barrymore movie grosses $90.90 million in adjusted box office gross.
- Using RottenTomatoes.com’s 60% fresh meter. 20 of Drew Barrymore’s movies are rated as good movies…or 50.00% of her movies. E.T.: The Extra-Terrestrial (1982) is her highest rated movie while Blended (2014) is her lowest rated movie.
- Three Drew Barrymore movies received at least one Oscar® nomination in any category…..or 2.50% of her movies.
- One Drew Barrymore movie won at least one Oscar® in any category…..or 18.75% of her movies.
- An average Ultimate Movie Ranking (UMR) Score is 40.00. 11 Drew Barrymore movie scored higher that average….or 27.50% of her movies. E.T.: The Extra-Terrestrial (1982) got the the highest UMR Score while Lucky You (2007) got the lowest UMR Score.
Possibly Interesting Facts About Drew Barrymore
1. Drew Blythe Barrymore was born in Culver City, California in 1975.
2. Drew Barrymore Barrymore was born into acting: all of her paternal great-grandparents – Maurice Barrymore and Georgie Drew Barrymore, and Maurice Costello and Mae Costello– as well as her paternal grandparents, John Barrymore and Dolores Costello, were actors; John Barrymore was arguably the most acclaimed actor of his generation. She is the niece of Diana Barrymore and the grandniece of Lionel Barrymore, Ethel Barrymore and Helene Costello. the great-great-granddaughter of Irish-born John Drew and English-born Louisa Lane Drew, all of whom were actors, and the great-grandniece of Broadway idol John Drew, Jr. and silent film actor, writer and director Sidney Drew. She is also the god-daughter of director Steven Spielberg, and actress Sophia Loren.
3. Drew Barrymore has never been nominated for an Oscar®; but she has received 3 Golden Globes® nominations.
4. Drew Barrymore was the youngest person ever to host Saturday Night Live. She was 7 when she hosted the show in 1982.
5. Drew Barrymore is Godmother of the late Kurt Cobain and Courtney Love’s daughter, Frances Bean.
6. Drew Barrymore has been married three times…she has two children.
7. Drew Barrymore auditioned for Heathers (1988), Great Balls of Fire! (1989), Cry-Baby (1990), Edward Scissorhands (1990), Bram Stoker’s Dracula (1992) and Cape Fear (1991). Four roles were lost to Winona Ryder.
8. Check out Drew Barrymore‘s career compared to current and classic actors. Most 100 Million Dollar Movies of All-Time.
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