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Paul Gleason

Best known as an Actor based on credits in that role in 24 films, with $760,268,209 worldwide aggregate box office (rank #3,901)
Best-Known Acting Roles: Dwayne T. Robinson (Die Hard), Elliot (Nothing To Lose), Clarence Beeks (Trading Places), Richard Vernon (Not Another Teen Movie), Executive (Arthur)
Most productive collaborators: Chyler Leigh, Joel Gallen, Chris Evans, Michael Bender, Charles Shyer

  1. Summary
  2. Acting Credits
  3. Technical Credits
  MoviesDomestic
Box Office
International
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
As an ActorSupporting6$209,443,979$55,659,865$265,103,844
Cameo1$1,266,417$0$1,266,417
(Unclassified)17$362,088,758$131,809,190$493,897,948
Release
Date
TitleRoleDomestic
Box Office
International
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
4/5/2002 National Lampoon's Van Wilder Professor Ted McDoogle  $21,305,259 $17,936,064 $39,241,323
12/14/2001 Not Another Teen Movie Richard Vernon  $37,882,551 $24,518,792 $62,401,343
7/18/1997 Nothing To Lose Elliot  $44,480,039 $20,114,022 $64,594,061
1/31/1997 Shadow Conspiracy Blythe  $2,154,540 $0 $2,154,540
10/11/1996 Looking for Richard Himself  $1,266,417 $0 $1,266,417
12/31/1994 There Goes My Baby Mr. Burton  $125,169 $0 $125,169
6/29/1994 I Love Trouble Kenny Bacon  $30,806,194 $31,141,073 $61,947,267
4/16/1993 Boiling Point Transaction Man  $10,058,318 $0 $10,058,318
2/5/1993 Loaded Weapon 1 FBI Agent   $27,979,399 $0 $27,979,399
5/3/1991 Rich Girl Marvin Wells  $368,056 $0 $368,056
4/20/1990 Miami Blues Sgt. Frank Lackley  $9,654,290 $0 $9,654,290
9/15/1989 Night Game Broussard  $337,812 $0 $337,812
7/15/1988 Die Hard Dwayne T. Robinson  $81,350,242 $57,759,104 $139,109,346
3/25/1988 Johnny Be Good Wayne Hisler  $17,500,399 $0 $17,500,399
2/5/1988 She's Having a Baby Cameo suggests "Blind boy grunt"  $16,031,707 $0 $16,031,707
2/20/1987 Morgan Stewart's Coming Home Jay Le Soto  $2,136,381 $0 $2,136,381
2/15/1985 The Breakfast Club Principal Richard Vernon  $45,875,171 $0 $45,875,171
6/8/1983 Trading Places Clarence Beeks  $90,400,000 $0 $90,400,000
3/4/1983 Tender Mercies Reporter  $8,443,124 $0 $8,443,124
11/13/1981 The Pursuit of D.B. Cooper Remson  $2,104,164 $0 $2,104,164
7/17/1981 Arthur Executive  $81,464,486 $0 $81,464,486
1/1/1981 Fort Apache, The Bronx Detective  $29,200,000 $36,000,000 $65,200,000
8/29/1980 He Knows You're Alone Daley  $4,875,436 $0 $4,875,436
10/26/1979 The Great Santini Lt. Sammy  $7,000,000 $0 $7,000,000
Movies: 24Totals:$572,799,154$187,469,055$760,268,209
  Averages:$23,866,631$7,811,211$31,677,842