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William Sadler

Best known as a Supporting Actor based on credits in that role in 19 films, with $2,153,285,651 worldwide aggregate box office (rank #562)
Best-Known Acting Roles: U.S. President (Iron Man 3), Klaus Detterick (The Green Mile), Col. Stuart (Die Hard 2), Thomas (August Rush), Senator Vernon Trent (Hard To Kill)
Most productive collaborators: Jon Favreau, Robert Downey, Jr., Shane Black, Gwyneth Paltrow, Drew Pearce

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  MoviesDomestic
Box Office
International
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
As an ActorSupporting19$913,619,508$1,239,666,143$2,153,285,651
Leading2$0$565,801$565,801
Lead Ensemble Member1$7,123$0$7,123
(Unclassified)17$199,261,932$558,794$199,820,726

Featured Blu-ray / DVD Review: Machete Kills

January 17th, 2014

Machete had one of the strangest origins. It began as a fake trailer in Grindhouse, but the fake trailer was so popular they turned it into a real movie. Unfortunately, while that movie earned good reviews, the target audience for Grindhouse cinema is too small to thrive in theaters. It must have done well enough to justify a sequel in someone's mind, albeit a sequel with a greatly reduced production budget being released by a smaller studio. But can the sequel live up to its predecessor? More...

Featured Blu-ray / DVD Review: Iron Man 3

September 23rd, 2013

Iron Man 3 was the first Marvel Comics movie since The Avengers broke records. Expectations for this film rose dramatically as a result of that film's box office success, not to mention its critical acclaim. Can Iron Man 3 live up to these expectations? Or has The Avengers set the bar too high? More...

Release
Date
TitleRoleDomestic
Box Office
International
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
6/24/2016 The Duel Governor Ross  $0 $0 $0
3/4/2016 Ava’s Possessions Bernard  $0 $0 $0
10/2/2015 Freeheld Peter Santucci  $546,201 $1,186,027 $1,732,228
7/24/2015 Frank the Bastard Cyrus Gast  $0 $0 $0
6/5/2015 Freedom Plimpton  $0 $565,801 $565,801
11/7/2014 The Historian Valerian Hadley  $7,123 $0 $7,123
10/11/2013 Machete Kills Sheriff Doakes  $8,008,161 $10,264,848 $18,273,009
5/3/2013 Greetings from Tim Buckley   $11,157 $0 $11,157
5/3/2013 Iron Man 3 U.S. President  $408,992,272 $806,400,000 $1,215,392,272
4/26/2013 See Girl Run Marty  $0 $0 $0
3/1/2013 Future Weather Ed  $0 $0 $0
12/31/2011 Silent But Deadly John Capper  $0 $0 $0
10/28/2011 Restitution   $2,664 $0 $2,664
9/26/2008 Eagle Eye William Shaw  $101,440,743 $76,625,826 $178,066,569
11/21/2007 The Mist Jim Grondin  $25,593,755 $31,595,653 $57,189,408
11/17/2007 August Rush Thomas  $31,664,162 $34,351,707 $66,015,869
2/23/2007 Premium Cole Carter  $0 $0 $0
9/15/2006 Jimmy and Judy Uncle Rodney  $0 $0 $0
11/12/2004 Kinsey Kennneth Braun  $10,214,647 $2,786,312 $13,000,959
8/22/2003 The Battle of Shaker Heights Abe Ernsweiler  $280,351 $558,794 $839,145
12/10/1999 The Green Mile Klaus Detterick  $136,801,374 $153,900,000 $290,701,374
10/16/1998 Reach the Rock Quinn  $4,960 $0 $4,960
7/24/1998 Disturbing Behavior Dorian Newberry  $17,507,368 $0 $17,507,368
6/20/1998 Ambushed Jim Natter  $5,000 $0 $5,000
10/10/1997 Rocket Man 'Wild Bill' Overbeck  $15,448,043 $0 $15,448,043
8/23/1996 Solo Colonel Frank Madden/Improved Solo  $4,932,915 $0 $4,932,915
8/16/1996 Tales from the Crypt Presents: Bordel… The Mummy  $5,601,285 $0 $5,601,285
1/13/1995 Tales from the Crypt: Demon Knight Brayker  $21,089,146 $0 $21,089,146
9/23/1994 The Shawshank Redemption Heywood  $28,241,469 $65,623 $28,307,092
12/25/1992 Trespass Don Perry  $13,747,138 $0 $13,747,138
12/22/1991 Rush Monroe  $7,241,350 $0 $7,241,350
7/19/1991 Bill & Ted's Bogus Journey Grim Reaper/English Family Member  $37,537,675 $0 $37,537,675
10/12/1990 The Hot Spot Frank Sutton  $1,206,153 $0 $1,206,153
7/3/1990 Die Hard 2 Col. Stuart  $117,323,878 $122,490,147 $239,814,025
2/9/1990 Hard To Kill Senator Vernon Trent  $47,381,386 $0 $47,381,386
4/28/1989 K-9 Salesman Don  $38,859,189 $0 $38,859,189
4/17/1987 Project X Dr. Carroll  $18,532,286 $0 $18,532,286
4/11/1986 Off Beat Dickson  $4,842,778 $0 $4,842,778
6/4/1982 Hanky Panky Hotel Clerk  $9,823,934 $0 $9,823,934
Movies: 39Totals:$1,112,888,563$1,240,790,738$2,353,679,301
  Averages:$28,535,604$31,815,147$60,350,751