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Dennis Quaid

Best known as a Leading Actor based on credits in that role in 35 films, with $1,654,594,913 worldwide aggregate box office (rank #112)
Best-Known Acting Roles: Professor Jack Hall (The Day After Tomorrow), General Clayton Abernathy / Hawk (G.I. Joe: The Rise of Cobra), Arnie Metzger (Traffic), Thomas Barnes (Vantage Point), Rev. Shaw (Footloose)
Most productive collaborators: Roland Emmerich, Jake Gyllenhaal, Ian Holm, Jeffrey Nachmanoff, Emmy Rossum

  1. Summary
  2. Acting Credits
  3. Technical Credits
  MoviesDomestic
Box Office
International
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
As an ActorLeading35$1,003,603,689$650,991,224$1,654,594,913
Supporting13$409,658,568$197,603,917$607,262,485
Lead Ensemble Member3$246,741,510$189,967,519$436,709,029
(Unclassified)2$379,791$0$379,791
(Unclassified)1$10,330,853$6,702,578$17,033,431
Release
Date
TitleRoleDomestic
Box Office
International
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
10/16/2015 Truth   $0 $0 $0
4/24/2013 At Any Price   $379,791 $0 $379,791
1/25/2013 Movie 43 Scriptwriter  $8,840,453 $22,324,294 $31,164,747
12/7/2012 Playing for Keeps Carl  $13,103,272 $14,702,360 $27,805,632
9/7/2012 The Words Clay Hammond  $11,494,838 $4,874,870 $16,369,708
5/18/2012 What to Expect When You're Expecting Ramsey  $41,152,203 $39,500,000 $80,652,203
1/6/2012 Beneath the Darkness Ely  $9,600 $0 $9,600
10/14/2011 Footloose Rev. Shaw  $51,802,742 $11,187,092 $62,989,834
4/8/2011 Soul Surfer Tom Hamilton  $43,853,424 $3,305,228 $47,158,652
1/22/2010 Legion Bob Hanson  $40,122,938 $27,479,494 $67,602,432
9/25/2009 Pandorum   $10,330,853 $6,702,578 $17,033,431
8/7/2009 G.I. Joe: The Rise of Cobra General Clayton Abernathy / Hawk  $150,201,498 $152,267,519 $302,469,017
5/1/2009 Battle for Terra Roven  $1,647,083 $4,740,415 $6,387,498
3/6/2009 The Horsemen Aidan Breslin  $0 $0 $0
10/4/2008 The Express Ben Schwartzwalder  $9,643,725 $19,903 $9,663,628
4/11/2008 Smart People Lawrence Wetherhold  $9,511,289 $2,144,330 $11,655,619
2/22/2008 Vantage Point Thomas Barnes  $72,266,306 $78,620,023 $150,886,329
4/21/2006 American Dreamz President Staton  $7,156,725 $9,196,944 $16,353,669
11/23/2005 Yours, Mine and Ours Frank Beardsley  $53,359,917 $19,000,000 $72,359,917
12/29/2004 In Good Company Dan Foreman  $45,489,752 $18,000,000 $63,489,752
12/17/2004 Flight of the Phoenix Frank Towns  $21,009,180 $13,000,000 $34,009,180
5/28/2004 The Day After Tomorrow Professor Jack Hall  $186,740,799 $369,578,651 $556,319,450
4/9/2004 The Alamo General Sam Houston  $22,406,362 $1,505,000 $23,911,362
9/19/2003 Cold Creek Manor Cooper Tilson  $21,384,035 $0 $21,384,035
11/8/2002 Far From Heaven Frank Whitaker  $15,901,849 $13,126,065 $29,027,914
3/29/2002 The Rookie Jimmy Morris  $75,600,072 $4,891,444 $80,491,516
12/27/2000 Traffic Arnie Metzger  $124,107,476 $84,192,524 $208,300,000
4/28/2000 Frequency Frank Sullivan  $44,983,704 $23,095,967 $68,079,671
12/22/1999 Any Given Sunday Jack "Cap" Rooney #19  $75,530,832 $24,700,000 $100,230,832
12/30/1998 Playing by Heart Hugh  $3,956,212 $0 $3,956,212
7/29/1998 The Parent Trap Nich Parker  $66,304,095 $17,668,900 $83,972,995
10/31/1997 Switchback Frank LaCrosse  $6,482,195 $0 $6,482,195
10/8/1997 Gang Related Joe Doe/William R. McCall  $5,858,599 $0 $5,858,599
5/31/1996 Dragonheart Bowen  $51,317,350 $53,000,000 $104,317,350
8/4/1995 Something to Talk About Eddie Bichon  $50,835,801 $26,441,637 $77,277,438
6/24/1994 Wyatt Earp Doc Holliday  $25,052,000 $0 $25,052,000
11/5/1993 Flesh and Bone Arlis Sweeney  $9,488,998 $0 $9,488,998
9/10/1993 Undercover Blues Jefferson 'Jeff' Blue  $12,416,686 $0 $12,416,686
9/12/1990 Postcards from the Edge Jack Faulkner  $37,963,281 $0 $37,963,281
6/30/1989 Great Balls of Fire! Jerry Lee Lewis  $13,691,550 $0 $13,691,550
11/4/1988 Everybody's All American Gavin Grey  $12,638,294 $0 $12,638,294
3/18/1988 D.O.A. Dexter Cornell  $12,706,478 $0 $12,706,478
10/23/1987 Suspect Eddie Sanger  $18,549,440 $0 $18,549,440
8/21/1987 The Big Easy Remy McSwain  $16,351,403 $0 $16,351,403
7/3/1987 Innerspace Lieutenant Tuck Pendleton  $19,816,619 $0 $19,816,619
12/20/1985 Enemy Mine Willis Davidge  $12,303,411 $0 $12,303,411
8/17/1984 Dreamscape Alex Gardner  $12,116,365 $0 $12,116,365
10/21/1983 The Right Stuff Gordon Cooper  $21,192,102 $0 $21,192,102
7/22/1983 Jaws 3-D Mike Brody  $42,245,180 $0 $42,245,180
1/1/1983 Tough Enough Art Long  $2,433,722 $0 $2,433,722
4/17/1981 Caveman Lar  $15,965,000 $0 $15,965,000
3/6/1981 All Night Long Freddie Dupler  $7,800,000 $0 $7,800,000
5/16/1980 The Long Riders Ed Miller  $15,198,912 $0 $15,198,912
7/13/1979 Breaking Away Mike  $20,000,000 $0 $20,000,000
Movies: 54Totals:$1,670,714,411$1,045,265,238$2,715,979,649
  Averages:$30,939,156$19,356,764$50,295,919