John Wayne

Best known as an Actor based on credits in that role in 31 films, with $361,381,362 worldwide aggregate box office (rank #6,841)
Best-Known Acting Roles: General William Tecumseh Sherman (How the West Was Won), Rooster Cogburn (True Grit), Lieutenant Colonel Benjamin Vandervoort (The Longest Day), Colonel Mike Kirby (The Green Berets), The Centurion (The Greatest Story Ever Told)
Best-Known Technical Roles: The Alamo (Director), Big Jake (Director)

  1. Summary
  2. Acting Credits
  3. Technical Credits
  MoviesDomestic Box OfficeInternational Box OfficeWorldwide Box Office
As an Actor(Unclassified)29$350,381,362$11,000,000$361,381,362
(Unclassified)1$0$0$0
Leading1$0$0$0
In Technical RolesDirector2$15,400,000$0$15,400,000
Release
Date
TitleRoleOpening
Weekend
Domestic
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
Production
Budget
12/3/2013 North to Alaska Sam McCord    $0 $0  
1/1/1975 Rooster Cogburn Rooster Cogburn    $8,000,000 $8,000,000  
1/1/1975 The Shootist John Bernard Books    $6,000,000 $6,000,000  
12/31/1974 McQ Lon McQ    $0 $0  
1/1/1972 The Cowboys Wil Andersen    $7,500,000 $7,500,000  
1/1/1971 Big Jake Jacob McCandles    $7,500,000 $7,500,000  
1/1/1970 Chisum John Simpson Chisum    $6,000,000 $6,000,000  
6/11/1969 True Grit Rooster Cogburn    $31,132,592 $31,132,592  
1/1/1969 The Undefeated Col. John Henry Thomas    $8,000,000 $8,000,000  
6/19/1968 The Green Berets Colonel Mike Kirby    $21,707,027 $21,707,027  
6/7/1967 El Dorado Cole Thornton    $6,000,000 $6,000,000  
5/27/1967 The War Wagon Taw Jackson    $6,000,000 $6,000,000  
7/1/1965 The Sons of Katie Elder John Elder    $13,333,333 $13,333,333  
2/15/1965 The Greatest Story Ever Told The Centurion    $15,473,333 $15,473,333 $20,000,000
2/20/1963 How the West Was Won General William Tecumseh Sherman    $46,500,000 $46,500,000  
1/1/1963 Donovan's Reef Michael Patrick "Guns" Donovan    $6,600,000 $6,600,000 $2,686,000
1/1/1963 McLintock! George Washington McLintock    $14,500,000 $14,500,000  
10/4/1962 The Longest Day Lieutenant Colonel Benjamin Vandervoort    $39,100,000 $50,100,000 $10,000,000
5/24/1962 Hatari! Sean Mercer    $12,923,077 $12,923,077  
1/1/1962 The Man Who Shot Liberty Valance Tom Doniphon    $8,000,000 $8,000,000 $3,200,000
10/24/1960 The Alamo Colonel Davy Crockett    $7,900,000 $7,900,000 $12,000,000
1/1/1959 Rio Bravo Sherriff John T Chance    $5,800,000 $5,800,000  
2/21/1956 The Conqueror Temujin/ Genghis Kahn    $9,000,000 $9,000,000  
1/1/1955 The Sea Chase Captain Karl Ehrlich    $12,000,000 $12,000,000  
1/1/1954 The High and the Mighty Dan Roman    $10,400,000 $10,400,000  
1/1/1953 Hondo Hondo Lane    $8,200,000 $8,200,000  
1/1/1952 The Quiet Man Sean Thornton    $7,600,000 $7,600,000  
1/1/1949 Sands of Iwo Jima Sergeant John M. Stryker    $7,800,000 $7,800,000 $1,000,000
1/1/1949 She Wore a Yellow Ribbon Captain Nathan Cutting Brittles    $5,400,000 $5,400,000 $1,600,000
1/1/1948 Red River Thomas Dunson    $9,012,000 $9,012,000 $3,000,000
1/1/1946 Without Reservations Rusty Thomas    $3,000,000 $3,000,000  
Movies: 31Totals: $350,381,362$361,381,362 
  Averages:$0$11,302,625$11,657,463$1,725,355
Release
Date
TitleRoleOpening
Weekend
Domestic
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
Production
Budget
1/1/1971 Big Jake Director   $7,500,000 $7,500,000  
10/24/1960 The Alamo Director   $7,900,000 $7,900,000 $12,000,000