|As an Actor||Leading||4||$78,866,664||$37,498,858||$116,365,522|
John Gallagher, Jr.
|Best known as a Leading Actor based on credits in that role in 4 films, with $116,365,522 worldwide aggregate box office (rank #876)|
|Best-Known Acting Roles: Emmitt (10 Cloverfield Lane), Lieutenant Evan (Jonah Hex), Mike Pelk (The Belko Experiment), Mason (Short Term 12), Himself (Broadway Idiot)|
|Most productive collaborators: John Goodman, Dan Trachtenberg, Mary Elizabeth Winstead, Josh Campbell, Matt Stuecken|
March 1st, 2017
February was an okay month. The films that missed expectations were mostly balanced by the films that were pleasant surprises. Unfortunately, last February was amazing as Deadpool dominated the chart, so 2017 has fallen further behind 2016 and 2016’s lead is now about $100 million. It is not so bad that a good March won’t help 2017 back into the lead. Will that happen? We have some good news and some bad news. Good news: Every week there is one movie that has at least a shot at $100 million. Two of them, Logan and Beauty and the Beast, could reach $200 million or a lot more. Bad News: last March, both Zootopia and Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice earned more than $300 million. That’s a really powerful one-two punch and I don’t think we can replicate that this time around. On the other hand, last March, the third best film of the month was 10 Cloverfield Lane, while there were four films that were expected to open wide that earned less than $10 million at the box office. 2017 likely won’t be as good at the top, but I also don’t think it will have as many bombs either. If Beauty and the Beast reaches the very high end of expectations, then 2017 could even close the gap with 2016 entirely. I’ll be happy getting halfway there.
August 23rd, 2013
There are not a lot of limited releases on this week's list, but a few of them have good reviews and / or big name casts. Drinking Buddies is one such film, but I think Short Term 12 will come out on top of the Per Theater Chart thanks in part to its reviews.
June 11th, 2013
The Newsroom was one of three new shows to debut on HBO last year, and the only drama. It was created by Aaron Sorkin, who has won countless awards including an Oscar, a Golden Globe, numerous Prime Time Emmys, WGAs, PGAs, etc. Needless to say, it had high expectations associated with it. Can it live up to those expectations? Will it appeal to fans of Aaron Sorkin? Will it only appeal to fans of Aaron Sorkin?
|3/17/2017||The Belko Experiment||Mike Pelk||$5,770,565||$0||$5,770,565|
|3/11/2016||10 Cloverfield Lane||Emmitt||$72,082,999||$36,203,423||$108,286,422|
|10/24/2014||The Heart Machine||Cody||$0||$0||$0|
|8/23/2013||Short Term 12||Mason||$1,013,100||$1,295,435||$2,308,535|
|6/18/2010||Jonah Hex||Lieutenant Evan||$10,547,117||$475,579||$11,022,696|