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Terrence Howard

Best known as a Supporting Actor based on credits in that role in 16 films, with $1,259,813,513 worldwide aggregate box office (rank #1,460)
Best-Known Acting Roles: Rhodey (Iron Man), Howard (Lee Daniels' The Butler), James (The Princess and the Frog), Quentin (The Best Man Holiday), Franklin Birch (Prisoners)
Most productive collaborators: Jon Favreau, Robert Downey, Jr., Mark Fergus, Jeff Bridges, Hawk Ostby

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Box Office
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Box Office
As an ActorSupporting16$725,720,513$534,093,000$1,259,813,513
Lead Ensemble Member5$130,919,306$10,995,121$141,914,427

2013 Preview: November

November 1st, 2013

October ended on a winning note, but it was the only time the entire month that 2013 topped 2012 in the year-over-year comparison. This is quite shocking, as Gravity crushed expectations with more than $200 million and counting. Even with that surprise monster hit, the month still couldn't keep pace with last year. Compared to October, November looks a lot better with three films that could be monster hits: Frozen, Thor: The Dark World, and The Hunger Games: Catching Fire. On the other hand, those are the only three movies with a 50/50 chance or better to top $100 million compared, while there were seven films that reached that milestone last November. The Hunger Games: Catching Fire should make more than last year's number one film, Skyfall, but the depth last year could prove too much to deal with. 2013 might dip below last year's pace sometime during the month, but hopefully it won't stay there too long. More...

Weekend Predictions: Prisoners Free to Capture Top Spot

September 20th, 2013

There might be a close race at the box office this weekend. The buzz surrounding Prisoners is growing enough that it should earn first place, but Insidious Chapter 2 might hold on well enough to challenge the newcomer for top spot. The other new release for the week is Battle of the Year, which is opening in fewer theaters than I thought it would and with much worse reviews. It likely won't be a factor. In fact, there's a slim chance that the 3-D re-release of The Wizard of Oz will earn more this weekend than Battle of the Year will. The best new releases from this week last year was End of Watch, which only managed $13.15 million. This is close to what it cost to make, but it is low for a number one film. On the other hand, last year had much better depth than this year will have, so 2013's winning streak might come to an end. More...

Featured Blu-ray / DVD Review: Movie 43

June 17th, 2013

Movie 43 earned some of the worst reviews of the year so far, with many critics calling it the worst movie they've ever seen. When I got the chance to review the movie, I jumped at it. I had to know if it was really as bad as its reviews. It couldn't possible be, right? More...

2013 Preview: March

March 1st, 2013

February is over, and for the most part, we should be very happy it is done and buried. The biggest hit of the month turned out to be Identity Thief, which will cross $100 million shortly. There were also a couple of impressive midlevel hits, like Warm Bodies and Escape from Planet Earth, but for the most part, it was miss after miss. This is bad news for March, which is not only dealing with a slumping 2013 box office, but will be compared with a strong March of 2012. Last March started with The Lorax, which earned more than $200 million. There's a good chance no March release this year will reach this milestone. Last March was also the month The Hunger Games opened, which earned more than $400 million. There's a chance the top three films opening this month won't earn that much combined. 2013 is going to take a beating in the year-over-year comparison and it is already $100 million behind last year's pace. More...

Box Office
Box Office
Box Office
9/16/2016 Cardboard Boxer   $0 $0 $0
4/29/2016 Term Life Sheriff Braydon  $21,256 $68,290 $89,546
10/10/2014 St. Vincent Zucko  $44,137,712 $10,699,522 $54,837,234
9/12/2014 Take Me to the River Narrator  $68,598 $0 $68,598
6/13/2014 Lullaby Physician  $0 $0 $0
3/28/2014 Sabotage Julius "Sugar" Edmonds  $10,508,518 $7,867,925 $18,376,443
11/15/2013 The Best Man Holiday Quentin  $70,525,195 $2,310,515 $72,835,710
9/20/2013 Prisoners Franklin Birch  $61,002,302 $52,400,000 $113,402,302
9/6/2013 Winnie Mandela Nelson Mandela  $61,847 $0 $61,847
8/16/2013 Lee Daniels' The Butler Howard  $116,632,095 $60,393,403 $177,025,498
4/5/2013 The Company You Keep FBI Agent Cornelius  $5,132,442 $8,500,007 $13,632,449
3/8/2013 Dead Man Down Alphonse  $10,895,295 $8,704,679 $19,599,974
1/25/2013 Movie 43 Coach Jackson  $8,840,453 $22,324,294 $31,164,747
1/20/2012 Red Tails Colonel A.J. Bullard  $49,876,377 $489,121 $50,365,498
12/31/2011 Luke Cage DiamondBack  $0 $0 $0
7/8/2011 The Ledge Hollis Lucetti  $9,216 $327,560 $336,776
11/25/2009 The Princess and the Frog James  $104,400,899 $166,596,479 $270,997,378
4/24/2009 Fighting Harvey Boarden  $23,091,010 $9,740,697 $32,831,707
5/2/2008 Iron Man Rhodey  $318,604,126 $266,567,421 $585,171,547
12/12/2007 The Perfect Holiday Mr. Bah Humbug  $5,812,781 $0 $5,812,781
11/30/2007 Awake Dr. Jack Harper  $14,373,825 $18,594,823 $32,968,648
11/21/2007 August Rush Richard Jeffries  $31,664,162 $34,351,707 $66,015,869
9/14/2007 The Brave One Detective Sean Mercer  $36,793,804 $32,998,900 $69,792,704
9/7/2007 The Hunting Party Duck  $876,671 $6,852,881 $7,729,552
5/11/2007 The Salon Patrick  $139,084 $0 $139,084
3/23/2007 Pride Jim Ellis  $7,057,600 $37,050 $7,094,650
8/25/2006 Idlewild Trumpy  $12,669,914 $0 $12,669,914
11/9/2005 Get Rich or Die Tryin' Bama  $30,981,850 $15,685,105 $46,666,955
8/12/2005 Four Brothers Lt. Green  $74,494,381 $18,000,000 $92,494,381
7/22/2005 Hustle & Flow Djay  $22,202,809 $1,388,974 $23,591,783
5/6/2005 Crash Cameron  $55,334,418 $45,838,620 $101,173,038
10/29/2004 Ray Gossie McGee  $75,305,995 $49,517,099 $124,823,094
1/31/2003 Biker Boyz Chu Chu  $21,908,034 $0 $21,908,034
2/15/2002 Hart's War Lieutenant Lincoln Scott  $19,076,815 $14,000,000 $33,076,815
9/21/2001 Glitter   $4,273,372 $0 $4,273,372
5/18/2001 Angel Eyes Robby  $24,044,532 $5,500,000 $29,544,532
6/2/2000 Big Momma's House Lester  $117,559,438 $56,000,000 $173,559,438
10/22/1999 The Best Man Quentin  $34,102,780 $470,000 $34,572,780
9/10/1999 Best Laid Plans Jimmy  $25,651 $0 $25,651
4/26/1996 Sunset Park Spaceman  $10,128,314 $0 $10,128,314
12/29/1995 Mr. Holland’s Opus Louis Russ  $82,582,604 $23,700,000 $106,282,604
10/4/1995 Dead Presidents Howard  $24,120,194 $0 $24,120,194
4/23/1993 Who's the Man? Customer  $11,299,730 $0 $11,299,730
Movies: 43Totals:$1,540,636,099$939,925,072$2,480,561,171