Eric Stoltz

Biography: Eric Stoltz was born on the 30th September 1961 in Los Angeles, California, USA and he grew up in both American Samoa and Santa Barbara California. In Santa Barbara he started to make his own money at age 14 by playing piano for the local musical theater productions.

He attended the University of Southern California, but dropped out in his junior year. At college he was roommate with Anthony Edwards. After leaving college, he joined a repertory company, and worked with them in Scotland, UK. After moving to New York in 1981, he soon got his very first film role in Fast Times at Ridgemont High (1982) He was originaly cast for the role of Marty McFly in the movie Back To The Future (1985), but didn't get the role for the reason 'Didn't act enough like a teenager', Instead he landed the role of Rocky Dennis in Mask (1985), for whom he got a Golden Globe Nomination. In 1988, he made his Broadway debut in Our Town. He was nominated for a Tony Award for his performance. Over the
years Eric has appeared in movies, theatre plays and on the small screen. Among his mentionable TV roles are Chicago Hope (1994) and The Triangle (2005).

Eric was the director of My Horrible Year, for which he was nominated for a daytime Emmy. His work as a producer includes produced Bodies, Rest & Motion (1993), Sleep with Me (1994), and Mr. Jealousy (1997).

Eric Stoltz's Scores

  • Movies
  • TV
Average career score: 56
Highest Metascore: 94 Pulp Fiction
Lowest Metascore: 30 The Butterfly Effect
Score distribution:
  1. Positive: 4 out of 13
  2. Negative: 4 out of 13
13 movie reviews
Title: Year: Credit: User score:
94 Pulp Fiction Oct 14, 1994 Lance 9.0
87 Little Women Dec 21, 1994 John Brooke 7.7
78 The House of Mirth Dec 22, 2000 Lawrence Selden 8.5
75 Kicking and Screaming Oct 6, 1995 Chet 8.3
61 Mr. Jealousy Jun 5, 1998 Executive Producer / Lester Grimm, Aka Vince tbd
55 Some Kind of Wonderful Feb 27, 1987 Keith Nelson 8.4
55 Rob Roy Apr 7, 1995 Alan MacDonald 8.0
49 Harvard Man Jun 28, 2002 Teddy Carter 7.0
46 The Simian Line Nov 16, 2001 Sam Donovan tbd
40 Happy Hour Oct 22, 2004 Levine tbd
37 Anaconda Apr 11, 1997 Dr. Steven Cale 4.6
31 The Honeymooners Jun 10, 2005 William Davis 1.7
30 The Butterfly Effect Jan 23, 2004 Mr. Miller 7.6