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Ben Johnson

Best known as an Actor based on credits in that role in 24 films, with $274,635,120 worldwide aggregate box office (rank #11,556)
Best-Known Acting Roles: Hank Murphy (Angels in the Outfield), Mason (Red Dawn), Arthur Cotton (The Evening Star), Jack Beynon (The Getaway), Sheriff Strong (The Hunter)
Most productive collaborators: Lorraine Bracco, Richard Donner, John Heard, David M. Evans, Goldie Hawn

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  MoviesDomestic
Box Office
International
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
As an ActorLeading1$7,000,000$0$7,000,000
Supporting1$4,651,977$0$4,651,977
Inverviewee1$308,575$118$308,693
(Unclassified)21$262,674,450$0$262,674,450

Featured DVD Review: Something Big

October 7th, 2012

I admit I hadn't heard of Something Big when it arrived on my desk to review. I has certainly heard of its star, Dean Martin, but other than that, I was going in with zero expectations. I did a little research and discovered this oversight wasn't really my fault. It is one of the actor's least well-known films. But is it an undiscovered gem? Or is there a reason so few have heard of it. More...

Release
Date
TitleRoleDomestic
Box Office
International
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
5/30/2008 Bigger, Stronger, Faster* Himself  $308,575 $118 $308,693
12/25/1996 The Evening Star Arthur Cotton  $12,767,815 $0 $12,767,815
7/15/1994 Angels in the Outfield Hank Murphy  $50,236,831 $0 $50,236,831
2/21/1992 Radio Flyer Geronimo Bill  $4,651,977 $0 $4,651,977
3/1/1991 My Heroes Have Always Been Cowboys Jesse Dalton  $3,603,615 $0 $3,603,615
1/1/1987 Cherry 2000 Six-fingered Jake  $14,000 $0 $14,000
1/1/1986 Let's Get Harry Mr. Burck Sr.  $140,980 $0 $140,980
8/10/1984 Red Dawn Mason  $38,900,000 $0 $38,900,000
4/20/1984 Champions Burly Cocks  $200,000 $0 $200,000
11/19/1982 Tex Cole Collins  $7,199,408 $0 $7,199,408
1/1/1980 Terror Train Carne, The Train Conductor  $8,000,000 $0 $8,000,000
1/1/1980 The Hunter Sheriff Strong  $16,647,800 $0 $16,647,800
1/1/1978 The Swarm Felix  $10,000,000 $0 $10,000,000
1/1/1975 Bite the Bullet Mister  $11,000,000 $0 $11,000,000
4/5/1974 The Sugarland Express Captain Harlin Tanner  $7,000,000 $0 $7,000,000
12/15/1972 The Getaway Jack Beynon  $36,734,619 $0 $36,734,619
10/8/1971 The Last Picture Show Sam the Lion  $20,505,085 $0 $20,505,085
1/1/1970 Chisum James Pepper  $6,000,000 $0 $6,000,000
6/18/1969 The Wild Bunch Tector Gorch  $509,424 $0 $509,424
1/1/1969 The Undefeated Short Grub  $8,000,000 $0 $8,000,000
8/3/1968 Hang 'em High Marshal Dave Bliss  $6,800,000 $0 $6,800,000
4/7/1965 Major Dundee Sgt. Chillum  $14,873 $0 $14,873
4/24/1953 Shane Chris Calloway  $20,000,000 $0 $20,000,000
1/1/1949 She Wore a Yellow Ribbon Sergeant Tyree  $5,400,000 $0 $5,400,000
Movies: 24Totals:$274,635,002$118$274,635,120
  Averages:$11,443,125$5$11,443,130