Dennis Quaid

Leading Actor in 36 films, with $1,690,790,669 worldwide aggregate box office (rank #106)
Best-Known Acting Roles: The Day After Tomorrow, Vantage Point, Footloose, Soul Surfer, In Good Company
Most productive collaborators: Roland Emmerich, Jake Gyllenhaal, Ian Holm, Jeffrey Nachmanoff, Emmy Rossum

  1. Summary
  2. Acting Credits
  3. Technical Credits
  MoviesDomestic Box OfficeInternational Box OfficeWorldwide Box Office
As an ActorLeading36$1,026,898,402$663,892,267$1,690,790,669
Supporting14$485,282,716$211,387,020$696,669,736
Lead Ensemble Member1$150,201,498$152,267,519$302,469,017
(Unclassified)1$10,330,853$6,702,578$17,033,431
(Unclassified)1$379,791$0$379,791
Release
Date
TitleRoleOpening
Weekend
Domestic
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
Production
Budget
4/24/2013 At Any Price   $16,095 $379,791 $379,791  
1/25/2013 Movie 43 Scriptwriter  $4,805,878 $8,840,453 $22,855,518 $10,000,000
12/7/2012 Playing for Keeps Carl  $5,750,288 $13,103,272 $27,805,632  
9/7/2012 The Words Clay Hammond  $4,750,894 $11,494,838 $12,132,578 $6,000,000
5/18/2012 What to Expect When You're Expecting Ramsey  $10,547,068 $41,152,203 $80,652,203 $37,500,000
1/6/2012 Beneath the Darkness Ely  $9,600 $9,600 $9,600  
10/14/2011 Footloose Rev. Shaw  $15,556,113 $51,802,742 $63,412,773 $24,000,000
4/8/2011 Soul Surfer Tom Hamilton  $10,601,862 $43,853,424 $47,158,652 $18,000,000
1/22/2010 Legion Bob Hanson  $17,501,625 $40,168,080 $68,854,097 $26,000,000
9/25/2009 Pandorum   $4,424,126 $10,330,853 $17,033,431 $40,000,000
8/7/2009 G.I. Joe: The Rise of Cobra General Clayton Abernathy / Hawk  $54,713,046 $150,201,498 $302,469,017 $175,000,000
5/1/2009 Battle for Terra Roven  $1,082,064 $1,647,083 $6,387,498  
3/6/2009 The Horsemen Aidan Breslin    $0 $0  
10/4/2008 The Express Ben Schwartzwalder  $4,562,675 $9,793,406 $9,808,102 $37,500,000
4/11/2008 Smart People Lawrence Wetherhold  $4,092,465 $9,511,289 $11,655,619  
2/22/2008 Vantage Point Thomas Barnes  $22,874,936 $72,266,306 $150,792,579  
4/21/2006 American Dreamz President Staton  $3,667,420 $7,314,027 $16,510,971 $17,000,000
11/23/2005 Yours, Mine and Ours Frank Beardsley  $17,461,108 $53,359,917 $72,359,917 $45,000,000
12/29/2004 In Good Company Dan Foreman  $151,750 $45,489,752 $63,489,752 $26,000,000
12/17/2004 Flight of the Phoenix Captain Frank Towns  $5,019,430 $21,009,180 $34,009,180 $75,000,000
5/28/2004 The Day After Tomorrow Professor Jack Hall  $68,743,584 $186,740,799 $556,319,450 $125,000,000
4/9/2004 The Alamo General Sam Houston  $9,124,701 $22,406,362 $23,911,362 $92,000,000
9/19/2003 Cold Creek Manor Cooper Tilson  $8,190,574 $21,384,035 $21,384,035  
11/8/2002 Far From Heaven Frank Whitaker  $211,279 $15,901,849 $29,027,914 $13,500,000
3/29/2002 The Rookie Jimmy Morris  $16,021,684 $75,600,072 $80,491,516 $22,000,000
12/27/2000 Traffic Arnie Metzger  $184,725 $124,107,476 $208,300,000 $48,000,000
4/28/2000 Frequency Frank Sullivan  $9,025,584 $44,983,704 $68,079,671 $31,000,000
12/22/1999 Any Given Sunday Jack "Cap" Rooney #19  $13,584,625 $75,530,832 $100,230,832 $60,000,000
12/30/1998 Playing by Heart Hugh  $26,669 $3,956,212 $3,956,212  
7/29/1998 The Parent Trap Nich Parker  $11,148,497 $66,308,518 $83,977,418  
10/31/1997 Switchback Frank LaCrosse  $2,704,568 $6,504,442 $6,504,442 $38,000,000
10/8/1997 Gang Related Joe Doe/William R. McCall  $2,443,237 $5,906,773 $5,906,773  
5/31/1996 Dragonheart Bowen  $15,027,150 $51,364,680 $104,364,680 $57,000,000
8/4/1995 Something to Talk About Eddie Bichon  $11,115,697 $50,865,589 $77,307,226  
6/24/1994 Wyatt Earp Doc Holliday  $7,543,504 $25,052,000 $25,052,000 $63,000,000
11/5/1993 Flesh and Bone Arlis Sweeney  $4,517,066 $9,488,998 $9,488,998  
9/10/1993 Undercover Blues Jefferson 'Jeff' Blue  $4,379,488 $12,416,686 $12,416,686  
9/12/1990 Postcards from the Edge Jack Faulkner  $7,871,856 $37,963,281 $37,963,281  
6/30/1989 Great Balls of Fire! Jerry Lee Lewis  $3,807,986 $13,691,550 $13,691,550  
11/4/1988 Everybody's All American Gavin Grey  $3,425,796 $12,638,294 $12,638,294  
3/18/1988 D.O.A. Dexter Cornell  $3,751,432 $12,706,478 $12,706,478  
10/23/1987 Suspect Eddie Sanger  $4,152,015 $18,782,400 $18,782,400  
8/21/1987 The Big Easy Remy McSwain    $17,685,307 $17,685,307  
7/3/1987 Innerspace Lieutenant Tuck Pendleton  $4,739,913 $19,816,619 $19,816,619  
12/20/1985 Enemy Mine Willis Davidge  $1,594,702 $12,303,411 $12,303,411  
8/17/1984 Dreamscape Alex Gardner  $2,257,627 $12,116,365 $12,116,365  
10/21/1983 The Right Stuff Gordon Cooper  $1,601,167 $21,500,000 $21,500,000 $27,000,000
7/22/1983 Jaws 3-D Mike Brody  $13,422,500 $42,245,180 $42,245,180  
1/1/1983 Tough Enough Art Long    $2,433,722 $2,433,722  
4/17/1981 Caveman Lar    $15,965,000 $15,965,000  
3/6/1981 All Night Long Freddie Dupler  $1,392,852 $7,800,000 $7,800,000  
5/16/1980 The Long Riders Ed Miller  $2,351,112 $15,198,912 $15,198,912 $10,000,000
7/13/1979 Breaking Away Mike  $17,702 $20,000,000 $20,000,000  
Movies: 53Totals: $1,673,093,260$2,707,342,644 
  Averages:$7,961,655$31,567,797$51,081,937$21,198,113