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Donald Pleasance

Best known as an Actor based on credits in that role in 20 films, with $427,192,944 worldwide aggregate box office (rank #7,425)
Best-Known Acting Roles: Dr. Samuel "Sam" Loomis (Halloween), Doctor Harmon (Oh, God!), Dr. Samuel "Sam" Loomis (Halloween: The Curse of Michael Myers), Dr. Samuel "Sam" Loomis (Halloween II), President of the United States (Escape from New York)
Most productive collaborators: Jamie Lee Curtis, Frank Langella, John Badham, Laurence Olivier, John Williams

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  MoviesDomestic
Box Office
International
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
As an ActorSupporting6$108,511,962$68,500,000$177,011,962
Leading3$61,187,000$23,000,000$84,187,000
Lead Ensemble Member1$21,000,000$0$21,000,000
(Unclassified)10$144,993,982$0$144,993,982

Featured Blu-ray Review: The Great Escape

May 28th, 2013

The Great Escape is one of the greatest movies ever made. It recently made its Blu-ray debut on a 50th anniversary disc. However, early reviews were not great. The movie still stands the test of time, but many Blu-ray critics complained about the video quality. Were they being overly snobbish? Or is the video quality really that bad? More...

Release
Date
TitleRoleDomestic
Box Office
International
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
10/5/2012 Wake in Fright Doc Tydon  $49,458 $0 $49,458
9/29/1995 Halloween: The Curse of Michael Myers Dr. Samuel "Sam" Loomis  $15,126,948 $0 $15,126,948
8/25/1995 The Princess and the Cobbler Phido the Vulture  $669,276 $0 $669,276
3/20/1992 Shadows and Fog Doctor  $2,735,731 $0 $2,735,731
10/13/1989 Halloween 5: The Revenge of Michael M… Dr. Samuel "Sam" Loomis  $11,642,254 $0 $11,642,254
11/23/1988 Hanna's War Captain Thomas Rosza  $139,796 $0 $139,796
10/1/1988 Halloween 4: The Return of Michael Myers Dr. Samuel 'Sam' Loomis  $17,768,757 $0 $17,768,757
10/23/1987 Prince of Darkness Father Loomis  $14,182,000 $0 $14,182,000
10/26/1984 Terror in the Aisles Host  $8,316,206 $0 $8,316,206
10/30/1981 Halloween II Dr. Samuel "Sam" Loomis  $25,533,818 $0 $25,533,818
7/10/1981 Escape from New York President of the United States  $25,244,700 $0 $25,244,700
1/1/1979 Dracula Dr. Jack Seward  $21,000,000 $0 $21,000,000
10/17/1978 Halloween Dr. Samuel "Sam" Loomis  $47,000,000 $23,000,000 $70,000,000
1/1/1978 Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band B.D. Brockhurst  $12,900,000 $0 $12,900,000
10/7/1977 Oh, God! Doctor Harmon  $51,061,196 $0 $51,061,196
3/11/1970 THX 1138 SEN 5241  $5,000 $0 $5,000
6/13/1967 You Only Live Twice Blofeld  $43,100,000 $68,500,000 $111,600,000
1/1/1966 Fantastic Voyage Dr. Michaels, CMDF Chief of Medical Section  $12,000,000 $0 $12,000,000
2/15/1965 The Greatest Story Ever Told The Dark Hermit/Satan  $15,473,333 $0 $15,473,333
8/8/1963 The Great Escape Flight Lieutenant Colin Blythe  $11,744,471 $0 $11,744,471
Movies: 20Totals:$335,692,944$91,500,000$427,192,944
  Averages:$16,784,647$4,575,000$21,359,647