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Heather O'Rourke

Best known as an Actor based on credits in that role in 3 films, with $176,816,684 worldwide aggregate box office (rank #18,193)
Best-known acting roles: Carol Anne Freeling (Poltergeist), Carol Anne Freeling (Poltergeist II: The Other Side), Carol Anne Freeling (Poltergeist III)
Most productive collaborators: JoBeth Williams, Craig T. Nelson, Steven Spielberg, Frank Marshall, Beatrice Straight

  1. Summary
  2. Acting Credits
  3. Technical Credits

Career Summary


  MoviesDomestic
Box Office
International
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
As an ActorLeading1$74,706,019$47,000,000$121,706,019
(Unclassified)2$55,110,665$0$55,110,665

Career Trend

This graph shows Heather O'Rourke’s score on our annual analysis of leading stars at the box office. The Star Score represents points assigned to each of the leading stars of the top 100 movies (based on box office) in the current year and two preceding years. For appearing in the number one movie in a year a star gets 100 points, the number two movie 99 points and so on..

Latest Ranking on Selected Box Office Record Lists


All Acting Credits


Release
Date
TitleRoleDomestic
Box Office
International
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
6/10/1988 Poltergeist III Carol Anne Freeling  $14,114,000 $0 $14,114,000
5/23/1986 Poltergeist II: The Other Side Carol Anne Freeling  $40,996,665 $0 $40,996,665
6/4/1982 Poltergeist Carol Anne Freeling  $74,706,019 $47,000,000 $121,706,019
Movies: 3Totals:$129,816,684$47,000,000$176,816,684
  Averages:$43,272,228$15,666,667$58,938,895

Leading or Lead Ensemble Roles


Release
Date
TitleOpening
Weekend
Box Office
Max
Theater
Count
Domestic
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
Domestic
Share
6/4/1982 Poltergeist $6,896,612 1,060 $74,706,019 $121,706,019 61.4%
Movies: 1Totals:  $74,706,019$121,706,019 
 Averages:$6,896,6121,060$74,706,019$121,706,01961.4%

Latest Ranking on All Acting Box Office Record Lists


RecordRankAmount
Top 100 Stars in Leading Roles at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 1,301-1,400) 1,332 $74,706,019
Top Live Action Stars at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 11,401-11,500) 11,410 $129,816,684
Top Below the Line Stars at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 16,901-17,000) 16,988 $74,706,019
Top Stars at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 12,501-12,600) 12,530 $129,816,684
Top 100 Stars in Leading Roles at the International Box Office (Rank 1,501-1,600) 1,596 $47,000,000
Top Live Action Stars at the International Box Office (Rank 24,601-24,700) 24,640 $47,000,000
Top Below the Line Stars at the International Box Office (Rank 22,501-22,600) 22,579 $47,000,000
Top Stars at the International Box Office (Rank 26,401-26,500) 26,436 $47,000,000
Top 100 Stars in Leading Roles at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 1,401-1,500) 1,456 $121,706,019
Top Live Action Stars at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 16,701-16,800) 16,797 $176,816,684
Top Below the Line Stars at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 20,301-20,400) 20,367 $121,706,019
Top Stars at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 18,101-18,200) 18,192 $176,816,684
Highest Grossing Stars of 1982 at the Domestic Box Office 31 93
Highest Grossing Stars of 1983 at the Domestic Box Office 31 93
Highest Grossing Stars of 1984 at the Domestic Box Office 45 93
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Original Screenplay Movies (Rank 701-800) 788 $74,706,019
Top International Leading Stars for Original Screenplay Movies (Rank 1,001-1,100) 1,005 $47,000,000
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Original Screenplay Movies (Rank 901-1,000) 915 $121,706,019
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Live Action Movies (Rank 1,001-1,100) 1,079 $74,706,019
Top International Leading Stars for Live Action Movies (Rank 1,301-1,400) 1,317 $47,000,000
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Live Action Movies (Rank 1,101-1,200) 1,190 $121,706,019
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Fantasy Movies (Rank 201-300) 255 $74,706,019
Top International Leading Stars for Fantasy Movies (Rank 301-400) 384 $47,000,000
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Fantasy Movies (Rank 301-400) 320 $121,706,019
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Horror Movies 63 $74,706,019
Top International Leading Stars for Horror Movies (Rank 101-200) 108 $47,000,000
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Horror Movies 80 $121,706,019
Top Domestic Leading Stars for PG Movies (Rank 501-600) 530 $74,706,019
Top International Leading Stars for PG Movies (Rank 501-600) 572 $47,000,000
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for PG Movies (Rank 501-600) 566 $121,706,019
Top Domestic Leading Stars for MGM Movies 25 $74,706,019
Top International Leading Stars for MGM Movies 27 $47,000,000
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for MGM Movies 24 $121,706,019


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