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Don Ameche

Best known as an Actor based on credits in that role in 11 films, with $620,999,208 worldwide aggregate box office (rank #5,028)
Best-Known Acting Roles: Mortimer Duke (Coming to America), Art Selwyn (Cocoon), Mortimer Duke (Trading Places), Shadow (Homeward Bound: The Incredible Journey), Dr. Wallace Wrightwood (Harry and the Hendersons)
Most productive collaborators: Ron Howard, Wilford Brimley, Hume Cronyn, David Brown, Eddie Murphy

  1. Summary
  2. Acting Credits
  3. Technical Credits
  MoviesDomestic
Box Office
International
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
As an ActorSupporting2$218,552,301$160,647,699$379,200,000
Lead Ensemble Member1$76,257,348$0$76,257,348
(Unclassified)8$162,741,860$2,800,000$165,541,860
Release
Date
TitleRoleDomestic
Box Office
International
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
8/12/1994 Corrina, Corrina Grandpa Harry  $20,146,496 $0 $20,146,496
2/3/1993 Homeward Bound: The Incredible Journey Shadow  $41,833,324 $0 $41,833,324
5/1/1992 Folks! Harry Aldrich  $5,906,300 $0 $5,906,300
4/26/1991 Oscar Father Clemente  $23,562,716 $0 $23,562,716
11/23/1988 Cocoon: The Return Arthur 'Art' Selwyn  $18,924,919 $0 $18,924,919
6/29/1988 Coming to America Mortimer Duke  $128,152,301 $160,647,699 $288,800,000
6/5/1987 Harry and the Hendersons Dr. Wallace Wrightwood  $29,760,613 $2,800,000 $32,560,613
6/21/1985 Cocoon Art Selwyn  $76,257,348 $0 $76,257,348
6/8/1983 Trading Places Mortimer Duke  $90,400,000 $0 $90,400,000
7/1/1970 The Boatniks Commander Taylor  $18,607,492 $0 $18,607,492
1/1/1938 Alexander's Ragtime Band Charlie Dwyer  $4,000,000 $0 $4,000,000
Movies: 11Totals:$457,551,509$163,447,699$620,999,208
  Averages:$41,595,592$14,858,882$56,454,473