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John Ritter

Best known as an Actor based on credits in that role in 16 films, with $336,208,180 worldwide aggregate box office (rank #10,525)
Best-known acting roles: Mall manager (Bad Santa), 'Little' Ben Healy (Problem Child), Warren (Bride of Chucky), Vaughan Cunningham (Sling Blade), 'Little' Ben Healy (Problem Child 2)
Most productive collaborators: Billy Bob Thornton, Terry Zwigoff, Bernie Mac, Glenn Ficarra, Tony Cox

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Career Summary


  MoviesDomestic
Box Office
International
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
As an ActorSupporting2$66,643,551$17,086,703$83,730,254
Lead Ensemble Member1$2,280,148$0$2,280,148
(Unclassified)13$202,051,708$48,146,070$250,197,778

Latest Ranking on Selected Box Office Record Lists


Home Market Releases for January 24th, 2017

January 23rd, 2017

The Handmaiden

It’s not a particularly good week for top-notch releases. There are only three contenders for Pick of the Week, one of which doesn’t come out till next week. I was able to review Pinocchio a week early. The others are a classic from the 1970s, The Man Who Fell To Earth on Blu-ray Combo Pack, and an import from South Korea, The Handmaiden on DVD. Even though The Handmaiden is only coming out on DVD, it is still the best and is this week’s Pick of the Week. More...

Featured TV on DVD Review: Clifford the Big Red Dog: Celebrate with Clifford

February 3rd, 2013

The last near episode of Clifford the Big Red Dog aired ten years ago, but this year is the 50th anniversary of the first book, Clifford, the Big Red Dog. To celebrate, the studio is releasing Celebrate with Clifford. What episodes on found on the DVD? And are there any extras? More...

Featured TV on DVD Review: Mannix: Season Eight

December 3rd, 2012

It's a bittersweet week for Mannix fans. This week Season Eight comes out on DVD. However, it is the last season for the show. Did the show go off on a high note? Or did it run out of steam? More...

All Acting Credits


Release
Date
TitleRoleDomestic
Box Office
International
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
4/23/2004 Clifford's Really Big Movie Clifford  $2,922,354 $333,072 $3,255,426
11/26/2003 Bad Santa Mall manager  $60,060,328 $17,086,703 $77,147,031
7/19/2002 Tadpole Stanley Grubman  $2,891,288 $378,840 $3,270,128
12/1/2000 Panic Josh Parks  $779,137 $646,570 $1,425,707
10/16/1998 Bride of Chucky Warren  $32,404,188 $18,288,000 $50,692,188
5/9/1997 Nowhere Moses Helper  $176,979 $0 $176,979
11/20/1996 Sling Blade Vaughan Cunningham  $24,475,416 $9,699,584 $34,175,000
7/22/1994 North Ward Nelson  $6,583,223 $0 $6,583,223
8/14/1992 Stay Tuned Roy Knable  $10,736,401 $0 $10,736,401
3/20/1992 Noises Off... Garry Lejeune/Roger Tramplemain  $2,280,148 $0 $2,280,148
7/3/1991 Problem Child 2 'Little' Ben Healy  $25,104,700 $0 $25,104,700
7/27/1990 Problem Child 'Little' Ben Healy  $53,470,891 $18,800,004 $72,270,895
3/3/1989 Skin Deep Zach  $19,000,000 $0 $19,000,000
6/13/1980 Wholly Moses! Satan  $14,155,617 $0 $14,155,617
2/8/1980 Hero At Large Steve Nichols  $15,934,737 $0 $15,934,737
8/10/1979 Americathon President Chet Roosevelt  $0 $0 $0
Movies: 16Totals:$270,975,407$65,232,773$336,208,180
  Averages:$16,935,963$4,077,048$21,013,011

Leading or Lead Ensemble Roles


Release
Date
TitleOpening
Weekend
Box Office
Max
Theater
Count
Domestic
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
Domestic
Share
3/20/1992 Noises Off... $0 0 $2,280,148 $2,280,148 100.0%
Movies: 1Totals:  $2,280,148$2,280,148 
 Averages:$00$2,280,148$2,280,148100.0%

Supporting Roles


Release
Date
TitleOpening
Weekend
Box Office
Max
Theater
Count
Domestic
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
Domestic
Share
11/26/2003 Bad Santa $12,292,952 2,540 $60,060,328 $77,147,031 77.9%
7/22/1994 North $3,036,050 1,481 $6,583,223 $6,583,223 100.0%
Movies: 2Totals:  $66,643,551$83,730,254 
 Averages:$7,664,5012,011$33,321,776$41,865,12788.9%

Latest Ranking on All Acting Box Office Record Lists


RecordRankAmount
Top 100 Stars in Leading Roles at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 3,001-3,100) 3,083 $2,280,148
Top 100 Stars in Supporting Roles at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 20,601-20,700) 20,687 $66,643,551
Top Live Action Stars at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 5,101-5,200) 5,109 $268,053,053
Top Above the Line Stars at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 3,101-3,200) 3,159 $62,340,476
Top Stars at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 5,601-5,700) 5,668 $270,975,407
Top 100 Stars in Supporting Roles at the International Box Office (Rank 33,601-33,700) 33,669 $17,086,703
Top Live Action Stars at the International Box Office (Rank 20,901-21,000) 20,933 $64,899,701
Top Above the Line Stars at the International Box Office (Rank 4,801-4,900) 4,870 $17,086,703
Top Stars at the International Box Office (Rank 22,601-22,700) 22,612 $65,232,773
Top 100 Stars in Leading Roles at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 3,901-4,000) 3,926 $2,280,148
Top 100 Stars in Supporting Roles at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 28,001-28,100) 28,004 $83,730,254
Top Live Action Stars at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 9,501-9,600) 9,543 $332,952,754
Top Above the Line Stars at the Wordwide Box Office (Rank 3,801-3,900) 3,884 $79,427,179
Top Stars at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 10,501-10,600) 10,525 $336,208,180
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Based on Play Movies (Rank 101-200) 152 $2,280,148
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Based on Play Movies (Rank 101-200) 187 $2,280,148
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Live Action Movies (Rank 2,701-2,800) 2,778 $2,280,148
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Live Action Movies (Rank 3,501-3,600) 3,565 $2,280,148
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Comedy Movies (Rank 1,001-1,100) 1,095 $2,280,148
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Comedy Movies (Rank 1,201-1,300) 1,273 $2,280,148
Top Domestic Leading Stars for PG-13 Movies (Rank 1,501-1,600) 1,522 $2,280,148
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for PG-13 Movies (Rank 1,601-1,700) 1,654 $2,280,148
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Walt Disney Movies (Rank 601-700) 646 $2,280,148
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Walt Disney Movies (Rank 601-700) 648 $2,280,148


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