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Alan Ruck

Best known as an Actor based on credits in that role in 21 films, with $1,501,906,439 worldwide aggregate box office (rank #1,691)
Best-known acting roles: Robert 'Rabbit' Nurick (Twister), Bill Shenk (Cheaper by the Dozen), Principal (The Happening), Stephens (Speed), Captain John Harriman (Star Trek: Generations)
Most productive collaborators: Helen Hunt, Kathleen Kennedy, Ian Bryce, Cary Elwes, Michael Crichton

  1. Summary
  2. Acting Credits
  3. Technical Credits

Career Summary


  MoviesDomestic
Box Office
International
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
As an ActorSupporting8$341,515,624$375,915,813$717,431,437
Cameo1$121,248,145$161,951,855$283,200,000
Leading1$70,136,369$1,469$70,137,838
Lead Ensemble Member1$10,443$0$10,443
(Unclassified)10$335,200,414$95,926,307$431,126,721

Career Trend

This graph shows Alan Ruck’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
3/29/2019 Captive State Rittenhouse  $0 $0 $0
3/9/2018 Gringo Jerry  $4,969,853 $3,697,841 $8,667,694
11/11/2016 Dreamland Walter  $0 $0 $0
7/1/2016 Carnage Park Sherriff Moss  $0 $0 $0
2/15/2013 Shanghai Calling Marcus Groff  $10,443 $0 $10,443
1/22/2010 Extraordinary Measures Pete Sutphen  $12,482,741 $3,344,243 $15,826,984
9/19/2008 Ghost Town   $13,367,624 $16,590,604 $29,958,228
6/13/2008 The Happening Principal  $64,506,874 $98,271,510 $162,778,384
4/27/2007 Kickin It Old Skool Dr. Felgood  $4,500,147 $0 $4,500,147
12/25/2003 Cheaper by the Dozen Bill Shenk  $138,614,544 $51,597,569 $190,212,113
5/10/1996 Twister Robert 'Rabbit' Nurick  $241,688,385 $254,011,615 $495,700,000
3/31/1995 Born to be Wild Dan Woodley  $3,730,409 $0 $3,730,409
11/18/1994 Star Trek: Generations Captain John Harriman  $75,671,262 $44,328,738 $120,000,000
6/10/1994 Speed Stephens  $121,248,145 $161,951,855 $283,200,000
8/1/1990 Young Guns II Hendry William French  $44,143,410 $0 $44,143,410
11/3/1989 Bloodhounds of Broadway John Wangle  $44,000 $0 $44,000
1/27/1989 Three Fugitives Tener  $40,590,000 $0 $40,590,000
1/1/1987 Three for the Road T.S.  $1,539,000 $0 $1,539,000
6/11/1986 Ferris Bueller's Day Off Cameron Frye  $70,136,369 $1,469 $70,137,838
7/22/1983 Class Roger Jackson  $21,667,789 $0 $21,667,789
3/25/1983 Bad Boys Carl Brennan  $9,200,000 $0 $9,200,000
Movies: 21Totals:$868,110,995$633,795,444$1,501,906,439
  Averages:$41,338,619$30,180,735$71,519,354

Leading or Lead Ensemble Roles


Release
Date
TitleOpening
Weekend
Box Office
Max
Theater
Count
Domestic
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
Domestic
Share
2/15/2013 Shanghai Calling $10,443 4 $10,443 $10,443 100.0%
6/11/1986 Ferris Bueller's Day Off $6,275,647 1,330 $70,136,369 $70,137,838 100.0%
Movies: 2Totals:  $70,146,812$70,148,281 
 Averages:$3,143,045667$35,073,406$35,074,141100.0%

Supporting Roles


Release
Date
TitleOpening
Weekend
Box Office
Max
Theater
Count
Domestic
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
Domestic
Share
3/9/2018 Gringo $2,722,420 2,404 $4,969,853 $8,667,694 57.3%
11/11/2016 Dreamland $0 0 $0 $0 0.0%
7/1/2016 Carnage Park $0 0 $0 $0 0.0%
1/22/2010 Extraordinary Measures $6,012,594 2,549 $12,482,741 $15,826,984 78.9%
9/19/2008 Ghost Town $5,012,315 1,512 $13,367,624 $29,958,228 44.6%
6/13/2008 The Happening $30,517,109 2,986 $64,506,874 $162,778,384 39.6%
4/27/2007 Kickin It Old Skool $2,541,419 1,816 $4,500,147 $4,500,147 100.0%
5/10/1996 Twister $41,059,405 2,808 $241,688,385 $495,700,000 48.8%
Movies: 8Totals:  $341,515,624$717,431,437 
 Averages:$10,983,1581,759$42,689,453$89,678,93061.5%

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) 1,365 $70,146,812
Top 100 Stars in Supporting Roles at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 3,101-3,200) 3,152 $341,515,624
Top Live Action Stars at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 1,201-1,300) 1,259 $746,862,850
Top Above the Line Stars at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 1,401-1,500) 1,496 $241,698,828
Top Below the Line Stars at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 5,101-5,200) 5,166 $203,207,613
Top Stars in Cameo Roles at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 301-400) 306 $121,248,145
Top Stars at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 1,101-1,200) 1,168 $868,110,995
Top 100 Stars in Leading Roles at the International Box Office (Rank 4,601-4,700) 4,639 $1,469
Top 100 Stars in Supporting Roles at the International Box Office (Rank 4,501-4,600) 4,506 $375,915,813
Top Live Action Stars at the International Box Office (Rank 3,201-3,300) 3,217 $471,843,589
Top Above the Line Stars at the International Box Office (Rank 1,701-1,800) 1,731 $254,011,615
Top Below the Line Stars at the International Box Office (Rank 5,301-5,400) 5,377 $267,265,449
Top Stars in Cameo Roles at the International Box Office (Rank 201-300) 209 $161,951,855
Top Stars at the International Box Office (Rank 2,601-2,700) 2,616 $633,795,444
Top 100 Stars in Leading Roles at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 1,801-1,900) 1,869 $70,148,281
Top 100 Stars in Supporting Roles at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 3,901-4,000) 3,936 $717,431,437
Top Live Action Stars at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 1,801-1,900) 1,890 $1,218,706,439
Top Above the Line Stars at the Wordwide Box Office (Rank 1,601-1,700) 1,642 $495,710,443
Top Below the Line Stars at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 5,201-5,300) 5,231 $470,473,062
Top Stars in Cameo Roles at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 201-300) 232 $283,200,000
Top Stars at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 1,601-1,700) 1,691 $1,501,906,439
Highest Grossing Stars of 1986 at the Domestic Box Office 72 91
Highest Grossing Stars of 1987 at the Domestic Box Office 75 91
Highest Grossing Stars of 1988 at the Domestic Box Office 62 91
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Original Screenplay Movies (Rank 801-900) 822 $70,146,812
Top International Leading Stars for Original Screenplay Movies (Rank 3,401-3,500) 3,444 $1,469
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Original Screenplay Movies (Rank 1,201-1,300) 1,225 $70,148,281
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Live Action Movies (Rank 1,101-1,200) 1,109 $70,146,812
Top International Leading Stars for Live Action Movies (Rank 4,201-4,300) 4,295 $1,469
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Live Action Movies (Rank 1,501-1,600) 1,594 $70,148,281
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Contemporary Fiction Movies (Rank 601-700) 684 $70,146,812
Top International Leading Stars for Contemporary Fiction Movies (Rank 3,001-3,100) 3,005 $1,469
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Contemporary Fiction Movies (Rank 1,001-1,100) 1,005 $70,148,281
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Comedy Movies (Rank 301-400) 385 $70,136,369
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Romantic Comedy Movies (Rank 601-700) 627 $10,443
Top International Leading Stars for Comedy Movies (Rank 1,301-1,400) 1,325 $1,469
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Comedy Movies (Rank 501-600) 545 $70,137,838
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Romantic Comedy Movies (Rank 601-700) 667 $10,443
Top Domestic Leading Stars for PG-13 Movies (Rank 601-700) 697 $70,146,812
Top International Leading Stars for PG-13 Movies (Rank 1,601-1,700) 1,609 $1,469
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for PG-13 Movies (Rank 901-1,000) 922 $70,148,281
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Paramount Pictures Movies (Rank 201-300) 263 $70,136,369
Top International Leading Stars for Paramount Pictures Movies (Rank 401-500) 458 $1,469
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Paramount Pictures Movies (Rank 301-400) 343 $70,137,838


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