John Lithgow

Best known as an Actor based on credits in that role in 38 films, with $3,100,426,705 worldwide aggregate box office (rank #368)
Best-Known Acting Roles: Charles Rodman (Rise of the Planet of the Apes), Lord Farquaad (Shrek), Donald (Interstellar), Glenn Motch (The Campaign), Jerry Harris (Dreamgirls)

  1. Summary
  2. Acting Credits
  3. Technical Credits
  MoviesDomestic Box OfficeInternational Box OfficeWorldwide Box Office
As an Actor(Unclassified)23$582,848,319$32,369,687$615,218,006
Supporting14$1,205,651,986$1,277,296,676$2,482,948,662
Leading1$2,260,037$0$2,260,037
Release
Date
TitleRoleOpening
Weekend
Domestic
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
Production
Budget
11/14/2014 The Homesman Reverend Alfred Dowd  $45,433 $202,115 $202,115 $16,000,000
11/5/2014 Interstellar Donald  $47,510,360 $120,933,234 $449,933,234 $165,000,000
8/22/2014 Love is Strange Ben  $117,276 $2,260,037 $2,260,037  
12/21/2012 This is 40 Oliver  $11,579,175 $67,544,505 $90,221,182 $35,000,000
8/10/2012 The Campaign Glenn Motch  $26,588,460 $86,907,746 $99,792,028  
8/5/2011 Rise of the Planet of the Apes Charles Rodman  $54,806,191 $176,760,185 $482,860,185 $93,000,000
1/8/2010 Leap Year Jack  $9,202,815 $25,918,920 $32,618,920 $19,000,000
2/13/2009 Confessions of a Shopaholic Edgar West  $15,066,360 $44,277,350 $108,027,701  
12/15/2006 Dreamgirls Jerry Harris  $378,950 $103,365,956 $154,965,956 $75,000,000
11/12/2004 Kinsey Alfred Seguine Kinsey  $169,038 $10,214,647 $13,000,959 $11,000,000
1/11/2002 Orange County Bud Brumder  $15,053,226 $41,059,716 $43,308,707 $18,000,000
5/18/2001 Shrek Lord Farquaad  $42,347,760 $267,655,011 $491,812,794 $50,000,000
11/17/2000 Rugrats in Paris Jean-Claude  $22,718,184 $76,501,438 $103,284,813 $30,000,000
12/25/1998 A Civil Action Judge Skinner  $70,079 $56,709,981 $56,709,981 $60,000,000
4/17/1998 Homegrown Malcolm/Robert Stockman  $77,910 $215,553 $215,553  
10/28/1994 Silent Fall Dr. Harlinger  $1,531,244 $3,180,000 $3,180,000  
9/16/1994 Princess Caraboo Professor Wilkinson  $1,005,287 $2,984,777 $2,984,777  
9/9/1994 A Good Man in Africa Arthur Fanshawe    $2,308,390 $2,308,390  
12/17/1993 The Pelican Brief Smith Keen  $16,864,404 $100,768,056 $187,995,859 $45,000,000
5/28/1993 Cliffhanger Eric Qualen  $20,458,022 $84,049,211 $255,000,000 $65,000,000
8/7/1992 Raising Cain Carter/Cain/Doctor Nix/Josh/Margo  $6,203,835 $21,171,695 $21,171,695 $11,000,000
12/6/1991 At Play in the Fields of the Lord Leslie Huben    $1,342,903 $1,342,903  
10/4/1991 Ricochet Earl Talbott Blake  $4,831,181 $21,756,163 $21,756,163  
2/8/1991 L.A. Story Harry Zell (scenes deleted)  $6,616,915 $28,854,480 $28,854,480  
10/12/1990 Memphis Belle Col. Bruce Derringer  $5,026,846 $27,385,582 $27,385,582  
6/5/1987 Harry and the Hendersons George Henderson  $4,154,740 $29,760,613 $32,560,613  
6/13/1986 The Manhattan Project Dr. John Mathewson  $1,503,545 $3,900,000 $3,900,000  
11/29/1985 Santa Claus B.Z.  $5,647,160 $23,717,291 $23,717,291  
12/7/1984 2010 Walter Curnow  $7,393,361 $41,000,000 $41,000,000  
8/10/1984 The Adventures of Buckaroo Banzai Across the 8th Dimension Doctor Emilio Lizardo  $620,279 $6,300,000 $6,300,000  
2/17/1984 Footloose Reverend Shaw Moore  $8,556,935 $80,000,000 $80,000,000 $8,200,000
11/23/1983 Terms of Endearment Sam Burns  $3,498,813 $108,423,489 $108,423,489  
6/24/1983 Twilight Zone: The Movie John Valentine (Segment #4)  $6,614,366 $29,500,000 $29,500,000 $10,000,000
7/23/1982 The World According to Garp Roberta Muldoon  $2,902,088 $30,207,324 $30,207,324  
7/24/1981 Blow Out Burke  $3,000,000 $13,747,234 $13,747,234 $18,000,000
12/20/1979 All That Jazz Lucas Sergeant  $86,229 $37,823,676 $37,823,676  
8/17/1979 Rich Kids Paul Philips  $53,064 $53,064 $53,064  
1/1/1978 The Big Fix Sam Sebastian/Oscar Procari Jr.    $12,000,000 $12,000,000  
Movies: 38Totals: $1,790,760,342$3,100,426,705 
  Averages:$9,271,040$47,125,272$81,590,176$19,189,474