John Cusack

Best known as a Leading Actor based on credits in that role in 44 films, with $1,768,243,525 worldwide aggregate box office (rank #103)
Best-Known Acting Roles: Jackson Curtis (2012), Richard Nixon (Lee Daniels' The Butler), Mike Enslin (1408), Eddie Thomas (America's Sweethearts), US Marshal Vince Larkin (Con Air)
Best-Known Technical Roles: High Fidelity (Screenwriter), High Fidelity (Co-Producer), High Fidelity (Music Supervisor)
Most productive collaborators: Roland Emmerich, Chiwetel Ejiofor, Harald Kloser, Amanda Peet, Oliver Platt

  1. Summary
  2. Acting Credits
  3. Technical Credits
  MoviesDomestic Box OfficeInternational Box OfficeWorldwide Box Office
As an ActorLeading44$818,907,408$949,336,117$1,768,243,525
Supporting15$407,090,836$162,413,659$569,504,495
Lead Ensemble Member3$132,908,134$67,040,820$199,948,954
Cameo3$48,505,324$7,170,601$55,675,925
(Unclassified)3$0$0$0
Inverviewee2$831,815$860,378$1,692,193
In Technical RolesScreenwriter1$27,277,055$20,604,608$47,881,663
Co-Producer1$27,277,055$20,604,608$47,881,663
Music Supervisor1$27,277,055$20,604,608$47,881,663
Executive Producer1$0$0$0
Release
Date
TitleRoleOpening
Weekend
Domestic
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
Production
Budget
12/31/2014 Cell Clay Riddell    $0 $0  
10/31/2014 Maps to the Stars     $0 $0  
10/3/2014 Drive Hard     $0 $0 $12,000,000
9/19/2014 Reclaim Benjamin    $0 $0  
8/22/2014 The Prince Sam    $0 $0 $18,000,000
3/7/2014 Grand Piano Clem  $2,964 $22,555 $22,555  
2/28/2014 The Bag Man Jack  $29,231 $56,574 $115,989  
2/14/2014 Adult World Rat Billings  $3,783 $19,731 $19,731  
9/6/2013 Salinger Himself  $86,956 $583,633 $583,633  
8/23/2013 The Frozen Ground Robert C. Hansen    $0 $0 $19,200,000
8/16/2013 Lee Daniels' The Butler Richard Nixon  $24,637,312 $116,632,095 $151,513,429 $30,000,000
4/26/2013 The Numbers Station Emerson Kent    $0 $0  
2/19/2013 The Factory Mike    $0 $0  
10/5/2012 The Paperboy Hillary Van Wetter  $102,706 $677,200 $2,176,376  
4/27/2012 The Raven Edgar Allan Poe  $7,289,642 $16,008,272 $26,254,942 $26,000,000
12/31/2010 Shanghai Paul Soames    $0 $11,211,630  
3/26/2010 Hot Tub Time Machine Adam  $14,020,502 $50,269,859 $63,209,958 $36,000,000
12/31/2009 Stopping Power     $0 $0  
11/13/2009 2012 Jackson Curtis  $65,237,614 $166,112,167 $788,408,539 $200,000,000
9/19/2008 Igor Igor  $7,803,347 $19,528,602 $31,013,349 $30,000,000
5/23/2008 War, Inc. Brand Hauser  $35,336 $580,862 $1,296,184 $10,000,000
12/7/2007 Grace Is Gone Stanley Philipps  $13,880 $50,080 $1,150,224  
11/2/2007 Joe Strummer: The Future is Unwritten Himself  $20,880 $248,182 $1,108,560  
11/2/2007 The Martian Child David Gordon  $3,376,669 $7,500,310 $9,352,089 $27,000,000
7/24/2007 The Contract Ray Keene    $0 $1,462,668  
6/22/2007 1408 Mike Enslin  $20,617,667 $71,985,628 $131,263,370 $22,500,000
11/23/2005 The Ice Harvest Charlie Arglist  $3,740,799 $9,016,782 $10,156,968  
7/29/2005 Must Love Dogs John Anderson  $12,855,321 $43,894,863 $58,894,863 $35,000,000
10/17/2003 Runaway Jury Nicholas Easter  $11,836,705 $49,440,996 $67,338,219  
4/25/2003 Identity Ed  $16,225,263 $52,131,264 $82,183,683 $28,000,000
12/27/2002 Max Max Rothman  $30,157 $539,197 $539,197  
12/6/2002 Adaptation Himself (cameo)  $384,478 $22,498,520 $22,498,520 $18,500,000
10/5/2001 Serendipity Jonathan Trager  $13,309,241 $50,255,310 $75,294,136 $28,000,000
7/20/2001 America's Sweethearts Eddie Thomas  $30,181,877 $93,607,673 $160,648,493 $46,000,000
3/31/2000 High Fidelity Rob  $6,429,107 $27,277,055 $47,881,663 $20,000,000
12/8/1999 Cradle Will Rock Nelson Rockefeller  $93,998 $2,899,970 $2,899,970 $32,000,000
10/29/1999 Being John Malkovich Craig Schwartz  $637,721 $22,858,926 $32,382,381 $13,000,000
5/7/1999 This is My Father Eddie Sharp, The Pilot  $54,876 $1,083,268 $1,083,268  
4/23/1999 Pushing Tin Nick Falzone  $3,555,032 $8,408,835 $8,408,835 $33,000,000
12/23/1998 The Thin Red Line Gaff, John B, Capt, 1st Bn Exec  $223,548 $36,400,491 $36,400,491 $52,000,000
9/11/1998 Chicago Cab Scary Man    $5,000 $5,000  
11/21/1997 Midnight in the Garden of Good and Evil John Kelso  $5,233,658 $25,078,937 $25,078,937 $35,000,000
11/14/1997 Anastasia Dimitri  $120,541 $58,403,409 $139,801,410 $53,000,000
6/6/1997 Con Air US Marshal Vince Larkin  $24,131,738 $101,117,573 $224,117,573 $80,000,000
4/11/1997 Grosse Pointe Blank Martin Q. Blank  $6,870,397 $28,084,357 $31,070,412 $15,000,000
2/16/1996 City Hall Kevin Calhoun  $8,012,442 $20,278,055 $20,278,055 $40,000,000
10/28/1994 The Road to Wellville Charles Ossining  $2,580,108 $6,487,257 $6,487,257  
10/21/1994 Bullets Over Broadway David Shayne    $13,383,747 $13,383,747  
9/10/1993 Money for Nothing Joey Coyle    $1,044,824 $1,044,824  
4/23/1993 Map of the Human Heart The Mapmaker    $2,806,881 $2,806,881  
9/4/1992 Bob Roberts Cutting Edge Host    $4,300,703 $4,300,703  
4/10/1992 The Player Himself    $21,706,101 $28,876,702 $8,000,000
3/20/1992 Shadows and Fog Student Jack    $2,735,731 $2,735,731  
1/1/1992 Roadside Prophets Casper (as John Cusak)    $147,724 $147,724  
3/15/1991 True Colors Peter Burton    $418,807 $418,807  
12/7/1990 The Grifters Roy Dillon    $12,850,000 $12,850,000  
10/20/1989 Fat Man and Little Boy Michael Merriman  $1,476,994 $3,560,942 $3,560,942  
4/14/1989 Say Anything… Lloyd Dobler  $4,058,496 $20,036,737 $20,036,737  
10/1/1988 Tapeheads Ivan Alexeev    $343,786 $343,786  
9/1/1988 Eight Men Out Buck Weaver    $5,680,515 $5,680,515  
12/16/1987 Broadcast News Angry Messenger    $51,249,404 $67,331,309  
5/8/1987 Hot Pursuit Dan Bartlett  $1,507,645 $4,215,859 $4,215,859  
8/8/1986 Stand by Me Denny Lachance  $251,628 $52,287,414 $52,287,414 $8,000,000
8/8/1986 One Crazy Summer Hoops McCann  $3,433,952 $13,431,806 $13,431,806  
9/27/1985 The Journey of Natty Gann Harry  $490,318 $9,468,512 $9,468,512  
8/23/1985 Better Off Dead... Lane Myer  $56,371 $10,297,601 $10,297,601  
3/1/1985 The Sure Thing Walter (Gib) Gibson  $3,124,782 $18,136,000 $18,136,000  
8/3/1984 Grandview, U.S.A. Johnny Maine  $2,194,293 $4,743,119 $4,743,119  
5/4/1984 Sixteen Candles Bryce  $4,461,520 $23,686,027 $23,686,027  
7/22/1983 Class Roscoe  $4,553,233 $21,667,789 $21,667,789  
Movies: 70Totals: $1,408,243,517$2,595,065,092 
  Averages:$4,505,639$20,117,765$37,072,358$13,931,429
Release
Date
TitleRoleOpening
Weekend
Domestic
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
Production
Budget
12/31/2014 Cell Executive Producer   $0 $0  
3/31/2000 High Fidelity Screenwriter, Music Supervisor, Co-Producer $6,429,107 $27,277,055 $47,881,663 $20,000,000