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Jason Robards, Jr.

Best known as an Actor based on credits in that role in 27 films, with $685,916,766 worldwide aggregate box office (rank #4,422)
Best-Known Acting Roles: Frank Buckman (Parenthood), Charles Wheeler (Philadelphia), Graham Keighley (The Paper), Earl Partridge (Magnolia), Mr. Bodwin (Beloved)
Most productive collaborators: Tom Hanks, Jonathan Demme, Denzel Washington, Edward Saxon, Mary Steenburgen

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  MoviesDomestic
Box Office
International
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Worldwide
Box Office
As an ActorSupporting5$136,543,707$159,595,827$296,139,534
Lead Ensemble Member1$100,047,830$26,250,000$126,297,830
Leading1$0$0$0
(Unclassified)20$258,979,402$4,500,000$263,479,402

Featured DVD Review: The April Fools and The War Between Men and Women

January 26th, 2014

Jack Lemmon starred in some of the greatest movies ever made. That is not a hyperbole. Some Like it Hot is arguably the greatest comedy every made. The Odd Couple, The Apartment, Grumpy Old Men, Glengarry Glen Ross, etc. The list of great movies he was in goes on and on and on. This week, two of his lesser known movies come out on DVD for the first time. To give you some perspective, neither The April Fools nor The War Between Men and Women have any reviews on Rotten Tomatoes. They have clearly faded from public memory. Do they deserve to be rediscovered? Or is there a reason they didn't get a DVD release till now? More...

Release
Date
TitleRoleDomestic
Box Office
International
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
1/28/2014 The War Between Men and Women Stephen Kozlenko   $0 $0 $0
12/17/1999 Magnolia Earl Partridge  $22,450,975 $25,995,827 $48,446,802
10/16/1998 Beloved Mr. Bodwin  $22,852,487 $0 $22,852,487
9/19/1997 A Thousand Acres Larry Cook  $7,928,412 $0 $7,928,412
6/29/1994 Little Big League Thomas Heywood  $12,124,754 $0 $12,124,754
3/18/1994 The Paper Graham Keighley  $36,768,310 $9,600,000 $46,368,310
12/22/1993 Philadelphia Charles Wheeler  $77,324,422 $124,000,000 $201,324,422
4/2/1993 The Adventures of Huck Finn The King  $24,103,594 $0 $24,103,594
1/1/1993 The Trial Doctor Huld  $33,000 $0 $33,000
7/13/1990 Quick Change Chief Rotzinger  $15,260,154 $0 $15,260,154
8/2/1989 Parenthood Frank Buckman  $100,047,830 $26,250,000 $126,297,830
3/3/1989 Dream a Little Dream Coleman Ettinger  $5,171,429 $0 $5,171,429
11/4/1988 The Good Mother Muth  $4,764,606 $0 $4,764,606
4/1/1988 Bright Lights, Big City Drunken Writer  $16,118,077 $0 $16,118,077
3/1/1987 Square Dance Grandpa Dillard  $225,358 $0 $225,358
4/29/1983 Something Wicked This Way Comes Charles Halloway  $5,656,087 $0 $5,656,087
3/25/1983 Max Dugan Returns Max Dugan  $17,613,720 $0 $17,613,720
5/22/1981 The Legend of the Lone Ranger President Ulysses S. Grant  $13,400,000 $0 $13,400,000
10/24/1980 Melvin and Howard Howard Hughes  $4,309,490 $0 $4,309,490
10/25/1978 Comes a Horseman Jacob 'J.W.' Ewing  $0 $0 $0
10/2/1977 Julia Dashiell Hammett  $0 $0 $0
4/2/1976 All the President's Men Ben Bradlee  $51,048,435 $0 $51,048,435
5/23/1973 Pat Garrett and Billy the Kid Gov. Lew Wallace  $8,000,000 $3,000,000 $11,000,000
9/23/1970 Tora, Tora, Tora Lt. General Walter C. Short  $29,548,291 $0 $29,548,291
5/13/1970 The Ballad of Cable Hogue Cable Hogue  $3,500,000 $1,500,000 $5,000,000
5/28/1969 C'era una volta il West Cheyenne  $5,321,508 $0 $5,321,508
1/1/1967 Divorce American Style Nelson Downes  $12,000,000 $0 $12,000,000
Movies: 27Totals:$495,570,939$190,345,827$685,916,766
  Averages:$18,354,479$7,049,845$25,404,325