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Top International Leading Stars for Thriller/Suspense Movies


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

This chart contains the top 100 stars based on the cumulative international box office of all the Thriller/Suspense 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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Leonardo DiCaprio
Best known as a Leading Actor based on credits in that role in 22 films.
Top films contributed to this record: Titanic ($1,548,943,366 in 1997), Inception ($539,825,887 in 2010), Shutter Island ($171,448,848 in 2010), Body of Lies ($79,161,864 in 2008)

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Kate Winslet
Best known as a Leading Actress based on credits in that role in 20 films.
Top films contributed to this record: Titanic ($1,548,943,366 in 1997), Contagion ($61,893,497 in 2011), The Mountain Between Us ($27,000,000 in 2017), Triple 9 ($13,304,495 in 2016)

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Matt Damon
Best known as a Leading Actor based on credits in that role in 32 films.
Top films contributed to this record: The Martian ($435,418,242 in 2015), Ocean's Eleven ($267,311,379 in 2001), The Bourne Ultimatum ($214,690,492 in 2007), The Bourne Supremacy ($112,500,000 in 2004), The Bourne Identity ($92,888,411 in 2002), Hereafter ($72,500,000 in 2010), The Adjustment Bureau ($64,435,680 in 2011), Contagion ($61,893,497 in 2011), The Informant! ($8,454,347 in 2009)

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Complete List

Rank Name International
Box Office
Movies Average
1 Leonardo DiCaprio $2,339,379,965 4 $584,844,991
2 Kate Winslet $1,651,141,358 4 $412,785,340
3 Matt Damon $1,330,092,048 9 $147,788,005
4 Jennifer Lawrence $1,295,185,318 6 $215,864,220
5 Tom Hanks $1,203,452,674 5 $240,690,535
6 Morgan Freeman $1,053,427,461 10 $105,342,746
7 George Clooney $815,828,781 5 $163,165,756
8 Harrison Ford $735,919,833 9 $81,768,870
9 Bruce Willis $731,698,062 10 $73,169,806
10 Brad Pitt $671,683,287 7 $95,954,755
11 Tom Cruise $617,995,372 5 $123,599,074
12 Angelina Jolie Pitt $578,030,137 6 $96,338,356
13 Ellen Page $564,643,384 2 $282,321,692
14 Joseph Gordon-Levitt $550,943,642 2 $275,471,821
15 Audrey Tautou $550,284,321 1 $550,284,321
16 Sandra Bullock $540,126,229 4 $135,031,557
17 Mark Ruffalo $538,645,211 3 $179,548,404
18 Michael Douglas $526,880,827 12 $43,906,736
19 Jake Gyllenhaal $512,949,595 10 $51,294,960
20 Dave Franco $511,742,377 3 $170,580,792
21 Woody Harrelson $503,853,174 4 $125,963,294
22 Dylan O’Brien $497,329,698 3 $165,776,566
23 Ben Affleck $496,756,019 7 $70,965,146
24 Michael Caine $493,712,900 4 $123,428,225
25 Jesse Eisenberg $489,747,887 3 $163,249,296
26 Denzel Washington $479,168,041 10 $47,916,804
27 Kaya Scodelario $474,891,999 2 $237,446,000
28 Thomas Brodie-Sangster $474,891,999 3 $158,297,333
29 Jodie Foster $467,849,944 5 $93,569,989
30 Liam Neeson $430,912,466 6 $71,818,744
31 Johnny Depp $412,125,300 7 $58,875,043
32 Haley Joel Osment $379,300,000 1 $379,300,000
33 Daniel Radcliffe $365,972,484 4 $91,493,121
34 Sharon Stone $344,443,802 5 $68,888,760
35 Maggie Grace $339,509,897 3 $113,169,966
36 Jamie Foxx $316,178,890 4 $79,044,723
37 Kevin Costner $314,728,974 5 $62,945,795
38 Robert De Niro $312,712,495 11 $28,428,409
39 Nicolas Cage $310,181,821 13 $23,860,140
40 Whitney Houston $288,954,280 1 $288,954,280
41 Andy Garcia $282,236,177 3 $94,078,726
42 Lizzy Caplan $263,600,000 2 $131,800,000
43 Jay Chou $263,600,000 1 $263,600,000
44 Natalie Portman $250,312,032 2 $125,156,016
45 Aml Ameen $245,891,999 1 $245,891,999
46 Will Poulter $245,891,999 1 $245,891,999
47 Julia Roberts $243,627,433 5 $48,725,487
48 Famke Janssen $237,953,117 2 $118,976,559
49 Samuel L. Jackson $232,537,649 12 $19,378,137
50 Ki Hong Lee $229,000,000 1 $229,000,000
51 Isla Fisher $225,045,211 1 $225,045,211
52 Mélanie Laurent $225,045,211 1 $225,045,211
53 Sam Worthington $222,489,590 4 $55,622,398
54 Ryan Gosling $219,274,840 3 $73,091,613
55 Noomi Rapace $208,527,423 7 $29,789,632
56 Kevin Spacey $207,744,562 4 $51,936,141
57 Richard Gere $202,862,274 10 $20,286,227
58 Chris Pratt $202,197,735 1 $202,197,735
59 Rosamund Pike $200,892,276 2 $100,446,138
60 Clive Owen $200,363,397 4 $50,090,849
61 Michelle Pfeiffer $199,229,638 4 $49,807,410
62 Amanda Seyfried $196,740,160 4 $49,185,040
63 Ryan Reynolds $194,790,870 5 $38,958,174
64 Anthony Hopkins $193,002,774 6 $32,167,129
65 Chris Evans $192,960,409 5 $38,592,082
66 Russell Crowe $191,862,265 5 $38,372,453
67 Emily Blunt $191,051,019 3 $63,683,673
68 Ben Foster $189,258,522 2 $94,629,261
69 Irrfan Khan $185,525,014 3 $61,841,671
70 Sidse Babett Knudsen $185,217,614 1 $185,217,614
71 Omar Sy $185,217,614 1 $185,217,614
72 Felicity Jones $185,217,614 1 $185,217,614
73 Mark Wahlberg $182,160,369 5 $36,432,074
74 Jason Clarke $178,353,226 2 $89,176,613
75 Jeremy Renner $177,910,016 3 $59,303,339
76 Catherine Zeta-Jones $173,340,866 3 $57,780,289
77 Ana de Armas $171,838,977 3 $57,279,659
78 Rooney Mara $171,427,558 2 $85,713,779
79 Justin Timberlake $168,746,054 2 $84,373,027
80 Dave Bautista $168,630,219 3 $56,210,073
81 Channing Tatum $166,905,984 2 $83,452,992
82 Sylvia Hoeks $165,356,129 1 $165,356,129
83 Jared Leto $165,356,129 1 $165,356,129
84 Glenn Close $163,454,307 1 $163,454,307
85 Daniel Craig $161,931,028 2 $80,965,514
86 John Hurt $158,509,597 3 $52,836,532
87 Edward Norton $155,972,207 2 $77,986,104
88 Al Pacino $151,526,087 6 $25,254,348
89 Laurence Fishburne $148,252,723 6 $24,708,787
90 Nicole Kidman $145,682,721 9 $16,186,969
91 Joaquin Phoenix $143,444,114 1 $143,444,114
92 Bryce Dallas Howard $143,444,114 1 $143,444,114
93 Dakota Fanning $139,360,694 4 $34,840,174
94 Jason Statham $133,609,021 6 $22,268,170
95 Michael Nyqvist $132,744,015 3 $44,248,005
96 Kyle Chandler $130,968,566 1 $130,968,566
97 Elle Fanning $130,968,566 1 $130,968,566
98 Lee Jung-jae $128,280,063 3 $42,760,021
99 John Goodman $127,318,677 2 $63,659,339
100 Shia LaBeouf $122,844,512 4 $30,711,128

The International Market is defined as all territories excluding 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

Leonardo DiCaprio: By Siebbi (Leonardo DiCaprio) [CC-BY-3.0], via Wikimedia Commons

Matt Damon: By nicolas genin from Paris, France [CC-BY-SA-2.0], via Wikimedia Commons

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