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Top Domestic Leading Stars for Western Movies


See also: Domestic Leading Adventure Stars - Domestic Leading Action Stars - Domestic Leading Comedy Stars - Domestic Leading Drama Stars - Domestic Leading Thriller/Suspense Stars - Domestic Leading Horror Stars - Domestic Leading Romantic Comedy Stars - Domestic Leading Musical Stars - International Leading Western Stars - Worldwide Leading Western Stars

This chart contains the top 100 stars based on the cumulative domestic box office of all the Western movies a star has had a leading role in over their lifetime.

Roles in animated movies and other voice-only roles are included in the calculations in this chart.

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Kevin Costner photo
Kevin Costner
Best known as a Leading Actor based on credits in that role in 34 films.
Top films contributed to this record: Dances with Wolves ($184,208,842 in 1990), Open Range ($58,331,254 in 2003), Silverado ($33,200,000 in 1985), Wyatt Earp ($25,052,000 in 1994)

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Clint Eastwood
Best known as a Leading Actor based on credits in that role in 46 films.
Top films contributed to this record: Unforgiven ($101,157,447 in 1992), Pale Rider ($41,410,568 in 1985), The Outlaw Josey Wales ($27,000,000 in 1976), High Plains Drifter ($15,700,000 in 1973), Hang 'em High ($6,800,000 in 1968), Joe Kidd ($6,330,000 in 1972), Il buono, il brutto, il cattivo ($6,100,000 in 1967), Per qualche dollaro in più ($4,300,000 in 1967), Per un pugno di dollari ($3,500,000 in 1967)

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Jeff Bridges
Best known as an Actor based on credits in that role in 58 films.
Top films contributed to this record: True Grit ($171,243,005 in 2010), Hell or High Water ($27,007,844 in 2016)

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Complete List

Rank Name Domestic
Box Office
Movies Average
1 Kevin Costner $300,792,096 4 $75,198,024
2 Clint Eastwood $212,298,015 9 $23,588,668
3 Jeff Bridges $198,250,849 2 $99,125,425
4 Matt Damon $186,770,130 2 $93,385,065
5 Hailee Steinfeld $171,270,171 2 $85,635,086
6 Josh Brolin $171,243,005 1 $171,243,005
7 Jamie Foxx $162,805,434 1 $162,805,434
8 Christoph Waltz $162,805,434 1 $162,805,434
9 Leonardo DiCaprio $162,805,434 1 $162,805,434
10 Gene Hackman $119,709,907 2 $59,854,954
11 Kurt Russell $110,622,481 3 $36,874,160
12 Robert Redford $102,308,900 1 $102,308,900
13 Paul Newman $102,308,900 1 $102,308,900
14 Jodie Foster $101,631,272 1 $101,631,272
15 Mel Gibson $101,631,272 1 $101,631,272
16 James Garner $101,631,272 1 $101,631,272
17 Richard Harris $101,157,447 1 $101,157,447
18 Morgan Freeman $101,157,447 1 $101,157,447
19 Ethan Hawke $93,481,495 2 $46,740,748
20 Martin Sensmeier $93,427,848 1 $93,427,848
21 Vincent D'Onofrio $93,427,848 1 $93,427,848
22 Denzel Washington $93,427,848 1 $93,427,848
23 Byung-hun Lee $93,427,848 1 $93,427,848
24 Chris Pratt $93,427,848 1 $93,427,848
25 Manuel Garcia Rulfo $93,427,848 1 $93,427,848
26 Johnny Depp $90,327,603 2 $45,163,802
27 Armie Hammer $89,302,115 1 $89,302,115
28 Helena Bonham Carter $89,302,115 1 $89,302,115
29 William Fichtner $89,302,115 1 $89,302,115
30 Tom Wilkinson $89,302,115 1 $89,302,115
31 Ruth Wilson $89,302,115 1 $89,302,115
32 Emilio Estevez $88,870,054 2 $44,435,027
33 Viggo Mortensen $87,498,125 2 $43,749,063
34 Omar Sharif $67,286,731 1 $67,286,731
35 Louise Lombard $67,286,731 1 $67,286,731
36 Annette Bening $58,331,254 1 $58,331,254
37 Abraham Benrubi $58,331,254 1 $58,331,254
38 Robert Duvall $58,331,254 1 $58,331,254
39 Jackie Chan $56,932,305 1 $56,932,305
40 Michael Madsen $54,117,416 1 $54,117,416
41 Demián Bichir $54,117,416 1 $54,117,416
42 Walton Goggins $54,117,416 1 $54,117,416
43 Bruce Dern $54,117,416 1 $54,117,416
44 Jennifer Jason Leigh $54,117,416 1 $54,117,416
45 Samuel L. Jackson $54,117,416 1 $54,117,416
46 Tim Roth $54,117,416 1 $54,117,416
47 Russell Crowe $53,606,916 1 $53,606,916
48 Matthew McConaughey $50,692,621 1 $50,692,621
49 Idris Elba $50,692,621 1 $50,692,621
50 Dennis Quaid $47,458,362 2 $23,729,181
51 Charlie Sheen $44,726,644 1 $44,726,644
52 Dermot Mulroney $44,726,644 1 $44,726,644
53 Kiefer Sutherland $44,726,644 2 $22,363,322
54 Casey Siemaszko $44,726,644 1 $44,726,644
55 Lou Diamond Phillips $44,726,644 1 $44,726,644
56 Tommy Lee Jones $29,330,325 2 $14,665,163
57 Chris Pine $27,007,844 1 $27,007,844
58 Ben Foster $27,007,844 1 $27,007,844
59 Cate Blanchett $26,900,336 1 $26,900,336
60 Renée Zellweger $20,211,394 1 $20,211,394
61 Ed Harris $20,211,394 1 $20,211,394
62 Sharon Stone $18,552,460 1 $18,552,460
63 Andie MacDowell $15,187,851 1 $15,187,851
64 Mary Stuart Masterson $15,187,851 1 $15,187,851
65 Drew Barrymore $15,187,851 1 $15,187,851
66 Madeleine Stowe $15,187,851 1 $15,187,851
67 Nicole Kidman $10,576,669 1 $10,576,669
68 Kirsten Dunst $10,576,669 1 $10,576,669
69 Elle Fanning $10,576,669 1 $10,576,669
70 Colin Farrell $10,576,669 1 $10,576,669
71 Richard Egan $9,000,000 1 $9,000,000
72 Debra Paget $9,000,000 1 $9,000,000
73 Elvis Presley $9,000,000 1 $9,000,000
74 Patrick Swayze $8,247,627 1 $8,247,627
75 Oliver Platt $8,247,627 1 $8,247,627
76 John Candy $4,358,940 1 $4,358,940
77 Brad Pitt $3,909,149 1 $3,909,149
78 Casey Affleck $3,909,149 1 $3,909,149
79 Hilary Swank $2,429,989 1 $2,429,989
80 Natalie Portman $1,513,793 1 $1,513,793
81 Joel Edgerton $1,513,793 1 $1,513,793
82 Ewan McGregor $1,513,793 1 $1,513,793
83 Noah Emmerich $1,513,793 1 $1,513,793
84 Rosamund Pike $885,341 1 $885,341
85 Christian Bale $885,341 1 $885,341
86 Wes Studi $885,341 1 $885,341
87 Tobey Maguire $630,779 1 $630,779
88 Liam Neeson $418,296 1 $418,296
89 Pierce Brosnan $418,296 1 $418,296
90 Caren Pistorius $229,094 1 $229,094
91 Kodi Smit-McPhee $229,094 1 $229,094
92 Michael Fassbender $229,094 1 $229,094
93 Ben Mendelsohn $229,094 1 $229,094
94 Francois Damiens $73,725 1 $73,725
95 Finnegan Oldfield $73,725 1 $73,725
96 John Travolta $53,647 1 $53,647
97 Ashton Sanders $50,257 1 $50,257
98 Tishuan Scott $50,257 1 $50,257
99 Mads Mikkelsen $43,318 1 $43,318
100 Eva Green $43,318 1 $43,318

The Domestic Market is defined as the North American movie territory (consisting of the United States, Canada, Puerto Rico and Guam).

This table is updated daily to reflect the latest studio reports.

Note: This chart is not adjusted for inflation.

Image attributions

Kevin Costner: Georges Biard [CC BY-SA 3.0], via Wikimedia Commons

Clint Eastwood: gdcgraphics [CC-BY-SA-2.0], via Wikimedia Commons

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