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John Ratzenberger

John Ratzenberger
Mary Hanley of the Rhode Island International Film Festival [GFDL or CC-BY-SA-3.0], via Wikimedia Commons
Best known as a Supporting Actor based on credits in that role in 34 films, with $8,970,926,384 worldwide aggregate box office (rank #8)
Best-known acting roles: Bill (Finding Dory), Hamm the Piggy Bank (Toy Story 3), Fritz (Inside Out), Construction Foreman Tom (Up), Yeti (Monsters University)
Most productive collaborators: John Lasseter, Andrew Stanton, Pete Docter, Lee Unkrich, Darla Anderson
Born: April 6th, 1947 (71 years old)

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Career Summary


  MoviesDomestic
Box Office
International
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
As an ActorSupporting34$3,836,560,761$5,134,365,623$8,970,926,384
Cameo8$1,901,741,245$2,727,771,196$4,629,512,441
Lead Ensemble Member1$244,082,982$217,568,264$461,651,246
Leading1$2,359$0$2,359
(Unclassified)2$0$43,288$43,288

Latest Ranking on Selected Box Office Record Lists


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May 7th, 2017

House

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Top-grossing actors and actresses in leading roles

Over the past two or so years, we've been working on one of the biggest projects we've ever undertaken: building out our database of acting and technical credits to include complete information on every acting role and significant technical credit for movies for which we have box office information. While work on this vast task continues (and will, of course, continue as long as films are being made), we have enough coverage of the industry now to start doing some serious analysis. Over the next month or two, I'll be looking at some of the things we've found and we'll be rolling out new features at The Numbers that take advantage of the dataset. This week, I'll look into how we are categorizing acting roles, and discuss the first charts in our new People Records section. More...

All Acting Credits


Release
Date
TitleRoleDomestic
Box Office
International
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
6/15/2018 Incredibles 2 The Underminer  $0 $0 $0
11/22/2017 Coco Juan Ortodoncia  $209,726,015 $590,672,393 $800,398,408
6/16/2017 Cars 3 Mack  $152,901,115 $230,700,000 $383,601,115
6/17/2016 Finding Dory Bill  $486,295,561 $536,321,815 $1,022,617,376
1/22/2016 Monkey Up Mr. Hartz  $0 $0 $0
11/25/2015 The Good Dinosaur Earl  $123,087,120 $211,255,572 $334,342,692
6/19/2015 Inside Out Fritz  $356,461,711 $497,245,870 $853,707,581
3/10/2015 Russell Madness   $0 $43,288 $43,288
7/18/2014 Planes: Fire and Rescue Brodi  $59,157,732 $97,241,912 $156,399,644
8/9/2013 Disney Planes Harland  $90,282,580 $147,776,989 $238,059,569
6/21/2013 Monsters University Yeti  $268,488,329 $475,100,000 $743,588,329
6/22/2012 Brave Gordon  $237,282,182 $317,324,350 $554,606,532
12/31/2011 The Woodcarver   $0 $0 $0
6/24/2011 Cars 2 Mack  $191,450,875 $368,704,508 $560,155,383
6/18/2010 Toy Story 3 Hamm the Piggy Bank  $415,004,880 $654,661,124 $1,069,666,004
5/29/2009 Up Construction Foreman Tom  $293,004,164 $438,459,213 $731,463,377
1/16/2009 The Village Barbershop Art  $2,359 $0 $2,359
6/27/2008 WALL-E John  $223,808,164 $308,699,861 $532,508,025
6/29/2007 Ratatouille Mustafa  $206,445,654 $420,104,041 $626,549,695
4/27/2007 Kickin It Old Skool Himself  $4,500,147 $0 $4,500,147
6/9/2006 Cars Mack  $244,082,982 $217,568,264 $461,651,246
2/3/2006 Something New Brian's Father  $11,468,568 $15,101 $11,483,669
11/5/2004 The Incredibles Underminer  $261,441,092 $353,285,660 $614,726,752
5/30/2003 Finding Nemo Fish School  $380,529,370 $555,900,000 $936,429,370
9/20/2002 Sen to Chihiro no Kamikakushi Assistant Manager  $10,049,886 $264,900,000 $274,949,886
11/2/2001 Monsters, Inc. Yeti  $289,423,425 $270,334,294 $559,757,719
11/19/1999 Toy Story 2 Hamm the Piggy Bank  $245,852,179 $265,506,097 $511,358,276
11/20/1998 A Bug's Life P.T. Flea  $162,798,565 $200,296,754 $363,095,319
11/14/1997 One Night Stand Phil  $2,642,718 $0 $2,642,718
2/14/1997 That Darn Cat Dusty, the mechanic at car factory  $18,301,828 $0 $18,301,828
11/22/1995 Toy Story Hamm the Piggy Bank  $191,796,233 $172,749,283 $364,545,516
2/5/1988 She's Having a Baby Cameo appearance  $16,031,707 $0 $16,031,707
8/28/1987 House II: The Second Story Bill  $7,800,000 $0 $7,800,000
1/25/1985 The Falcon and the Snowman Detective  $17,130,087 $0 $17,130,087
12/21/1984 Protocol Security Guard on TV  $26,300,000 $0 $26,300,000
12/8/1982 Gandhi American Lieutenant  $52,767,889 $75,000,000 $127,767,889
6/18/1982 Firefox Chief Peck  $45,785,720 $0 $45,785,720
12/4/1981 Reds Communist Leader  $50,000,000 $0 $50,000,000
11/20/1981 Ragtime Fireman  $17,468,158 $0 $17,468,158
6/19/1981 Superman II Controller  $108,185,706 $0 $108,185,706
5/22/1981 Outland Tarlow  $20,000,000 $0 $20,000,000
10/24/1980 Motel Hell Drummer  $6,342,668 $0 $6,342,668
5/21/1980 Star Wars Ep. V: The Empire Strikes Back Major Bren Derlin  $290,271,960 $243,900,000 $534,171,960
1/1/1979 Hanover Street Sergeant John Lucas  $3,000,000 $0 $3,000,000
12/15/1978 Superman Controller  $134,218,018 $165,981,982 $300,200,000
6/15/1977 A Bridge Too Far U.S. Lieutenant  $50,800,000 $0 $50,800,000
Movies: 46Totals:$5,982,387,347$8,079,748,371$14,062,135,718
  Averages:$130,051,899$175,646,704$305,698,603

Leading or Lead Ensemble Roles


Release
Date
TitleOpening
Weekend
Box Office
Max
Theater
Count
Domestic
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
Domestic
Share
1/16/2009 The Village Barbershop $89 2 $2,359 $2,359 100.0%
6/9/2006 Cars $60,119,509 3,988 $244,082,982 $461,651,246 52.9%
Movies: 2Totals:  $244,085,341$461,653,605 
 Averages:$30,059,7991,995$122,042,671$230,826,80376.4%

Supporting Roles


Release
Date
TitleOpening
Weekend
Box Office
Max
Theater
Count
Domestic
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
Domestic
Share
6/15/2018 Incredibles 2 $0 0 $0 $0 0.0%
11/22/2017 Coco $50,802,605 3,987 $209,726,015 $800,398,408 26.2%
6/16/2017 Cars 3 $53,688,680 4,256 $152,901,115 $383,601,115 39.9%
1/22/2016 Monkey Up $0 0 $0 $0 0.0%
11/25/2015 The Good Dinosaur $39,155,217 3,749 $123,087,120 $334,342,692 36.8%
6/19/2015 Inside Out $90,440,272 4,158 $356,461,711 $853,707,581 41.8%
7/18/2014 Planes: Fire and Rescue $17,509,407 3,839 $59,157,732 $156,399,644 37.8%
8/9/2013 Disney Planes $22,232,291 3,716 $90,282,580 $238,059,569 37.9%
6/22/2012 Brave $66,323,594 4,164 $237,282,182 $554,606,532 42.8%
6/18/2010 Toy Story 3 $110,307,189 4,028 $415,004,880 $1,069,666,004 38.8%
6/27/2008 WALL-E $63,087,526 3,992 $223,808,164 $532,508,025 42.0%
6/29/2007 Ratatouille $47,027,395 3,940 $206,445,654 $626,549,695 32.9%
2/3/2006 Something New $4,879,736 1,266 $11,468,568 $11,483,669 99.9%
9/20/2002 Sen to Chihiro no Kamikakushi $449,839 714 $10,049,886 $274,949,886 3.7%
11/2/2001 Monsters, Inc. $62,577,067 3,649 $289,423,425 $559,757,719 51.7%
11/19/1999 Toy Story 2 $300,163 3,257 $245,852,179 $511,358,276 48.1%
11/20/1998 A Bug's Life $291,121 2,773 $162,798,565 $363,095,319 44.8%
11/14/1997 One Night Stand $978,819 407 $2,642,718 $2,642,718 100.0%
2/14/1997 That Darn Cat $6,424,617 1,891 $18,301,828 $18,301,828 100.0%
11/22/1995 Toy Story $29,140,617 2,574 $191,796,233 $364,545,516 52.6%
8/28/1987 House II: The Second Story $2,573,934 1,069 $7,800,000 $7,800,000 100.0%
1/25/1985 The Falcon and the Snowman $2,358,846 914 $17,130,087 $17,130,087 100.0%
12/21/1984 Protocol $3,427,840 904 $26,300,000 $26,300,000 100.0%
12/8/1982 Gandhi $131,153 825 $52,767,889 $127,767,889 41.3%
6/18/1982 Firefox $8,152,948 1,304 $45,785,720 $45,785,720 100.0%
12/4/1981 Reds $2,411,083 665 $50,000,000 $50,000,000 100.0%
11/20/1981 Ragtime $151,351 500 $17,468,158 $17,468,158 100.0%
6/19/1981 Superman II $14,100,522 1,887 $108,185,706 $108,185,706 100.0%
5/22/1981 Outland $2,455,000 761 $20,000,000 $20,000,000 100.0%
10/24/1980 Motel Hell $1,924,776 757 $6,342,668 $6,342,668 100.0%
5/21/1980 Star Wars Ep. V: The Empire Strikes Back $4,910,483 2,322 $290,271,960 $534,171,960 54.3%
1/1/1979 Hanover Street $0 0 $3,000,000 $3,000,000 100.0%
12/15/1978 Superman $7,465,343 817 $134,218,018 $300,200,000 44.7%
6/15/1977 A Bridge Too Far $0 0 $50,800,000 $50,800,000 100.0%
Movies: 34Totals:  $3,836,560,761$8,970,926,384 
 Averages:$21,049,3952,032$112,840,022$263,850,77666.2%

Latest Ranking on All Acting Box Office Record Lists


RecordRankAmount
Top 100 Stars in Leading Roles at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 601-700) 609 $244,085,341
Top 100 Stars in Supporting Roles at the Domestic Box Office 5 $3,836,560,761
Top Live Action Stars at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 901-1,000) 972 $862,485,679
Top Above the Line Stars at the Domestic Box Office 75 $2,084,787,267
Top Below the Line Stars at the Domestic Box Office 4 $3,466,983,401
Top Stars in Cameo Roles at the Domestic Box Office 2 $1,901,741,245
Top Stars at the Domestic Box Office 5 $5,982,387,347
Top 100 Stars in Leading Roles at the International Box Office (Rank 801-900) 802 $217,568,264
Top 100 Stars in Supporting Roles at the International Box Office 23 $5,134,365,623
Top Live Action Stars at the International Box Office (Rank 3,101-3,200) 3,148 $484,897,083
Top Above the Line Stars at the International Box Office 80 $3,149,290,200
Top Below the Line Stars at the International Box Office 12 $4,855,399,782
Top Stars in Cameo Roles at the International Box Office 2 $2,727,771,196
Top Stars at the International Box Office 7 $8,079,748,371
Top 100 Stars in Leading Roles at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 701-800) 733 $461,653,605
Top 100 Stars in Supporting Roles at the Worldwide Box Office 8 $8,970,926,384
Top Live Action Stars at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 1,601-1,700) 1,621 $1,347,382,762
Top Above the Line Stars at the Wordwide Box Office 70 $5,234,077,467
Top Below the Line Stars at the Worldwide Box Office 6 $8,322,383,183
Top Stars in Cameo Roles at the Worldwide Box Office 2 $4,629,512,441
Top Stars at the Worldwide Box Office 6 $14,062,135,718
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Original Screenplay Movies (Rank 301-400) 305 $244,085,341
Top International Leading Stars for Original Screenplay Movies (Rank 401-500) 423 $217,568,264
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Original Screenplay Movies (Rank 301-400) 378 $461,653,605
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Live Action Movies (Rank 5,701-5,800) 5,770 $2,359
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Digital Animation Movies (Rank 101-200) 106 $244,082,982
Top International Leading Stars for Digital Animation Movies (Rank 101-200) 178 $217,568,264
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Live Action Movies (Rank 6,201-6,300) 6,291 $2,359
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Digital Animation Movies (Rank 101-200) 155 $461,651,246
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Contemporary Fiction Movies (Rank 4,101-4,200) 4,175 $2,359
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Kids Fiction Movies (Rank 101-200) 124 $244,082,982
Top International Leading Stars for Kids Fiction Movies (Rank 101-200) 194 $217,568,264
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Contemporary Fiction Movies (Rank 4,501-4,600) 4,547 $2,359
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Kids Fiction Movies (Rank 101-200) 168 $461,651,246
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Adventure Movies (Rank 201-300) 238 $244,082,982
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Drama Movies (Rank 2,701-2,800) 2,783 $2,359
Top International Leading Stars for Adventure Movies (Rank 401-500) 403 $217,568,264
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Adventure Movies (Rank 301-400) 332 $461,651,246
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Drama Movies (Rank 2,901-3,000) 2,987 $2,359
Top Domestic Leading Stars for R Movies (Rank 2,701-2,800) 2,748 $2,359
Top Domestic Leading Stars for G Movies 34 $244,082,982
Top International Leading Stars for G Movies 59 $217,568,264
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for R Movies (Rank 2,801-2,900) 2,887 $2,359
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for G Movies 51 $461,651,246
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Walt Disney Movies (Rank 101-200) 158 $244,082,982
Top International Leading Stars for Walt Disney Movies (Rank 201-300) 225 $217,568,264
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Walt Disney Movies (Rank 201-300) 205 $461,651,246


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