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John Saxon

Best known as an Actor based on credits in that role in 12 films, with $307,995,374 worldwide aggregate box office (rank #11,354)
Best-known acting roles: Orrin Sanderson (Beverly Hills Cop III), Lt. Donald Thompson (A Nightmare On Elm Street 3: Dream Warriors), FBI Agent Stanley Chase (From Dusk Till Dawn), Hunt Sears (The Electric Horseman), Lt. Donald Thompson/Himself/"Real"Freddy Krueger (Wes Craven's New Nightmare)
Most productive collaborators: Quentin Tarantino, Ronee Blakley, Heather Langenkamp, Robert Shaye, Harvey Keitel

  1. Summary
  2. Acting Credits
  3. Technical Credits

Career Summary


  MoviesDomestic
Box Office
International
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
As an ActorSupporting2$51,233,474$4,025$51,237,499
(Unclassified)10$180,163,798$76,594,077$256,757,875

Latest Ranking on Selected Box Office Record Lists


RecordRankAmount
Top Stars at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 6,701-6,800) 6,730 $231,397,272
Top Stars at the International Box Office (Rank 20,401-20,500) 20,493 $76,598,102
Top Stars at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 11,301-11,400) 11,354 $307,995,374

See the Acting Credits tab for all Acting Box Office Records and the Technical Credits tab for all Technical Box Office Records.


All Acting Credits


Release
Date
TitleRoleDomestic
Box Office
International
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
4/12/2016 Una Magnum Special per Tony Saitta   $0 $0 $0
5/19/2015 La ragazza che sapeva troppo   $0 $0 $0
1/19/1996 From Dusk Till Dawn FBI Agent Stanley Chase  $25,728,961 $4,025 $25,732,986
10/14/1994 Wes Craven's New Nightmare Lt. Donald Thompson/Himself/"Real"Freddy Krueger  $18,090,181 $0 $18,090,181
5/25/1994 Beverly Hills Cop III Orrin Sanderson  $42,586,861 $76,594,077 $119,180,938
2/27/1987 A Nightmare On Elm Street 3: Dream Wa… Lt. Donald Thompson  $44,793,222 $0 $44,793,222
11/22/1985 Fever Pitch Sports editor  $610,333 $0 $610,333
11/9/1984 A Nightmare on Elm Street Lt. Thompson  $25,504,513 $0 $25,504,513
4/16/1982 Wrong is Right Homer Hubbard  $3,600,000 $0 $3,600,000
12/19/1979 The Electric Horseman Hunt Sears  $42,670,138 $0 $42,670,138
8/15/1973 Enter the Dragon Roper  $21,483,063 $0 $21,483,063
1/1/1972 Joe Kidd Luis Chama  $6,330,000 $0 $6,330,000
Movies: 12Totals:$231,397,272$76,598,102$307,995,374
  Averages:$19,283,106$6,383,175$25,666,281


Supporting Roles


Release
Date
TitleOpening
Weekend
Box Office
Max
Theater
Count
Domestic
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
Domestic
Share
1/19/1996 From Dusk Till Dawn $10,240,805 2,007 $25,728,961 $25,732,986 100.0%
11/9/1984 A Nightmare on Elm Street $1,271,000 274 $25,504,513 $25,504,513 100.0%
Movies: 2Totals:  $51,233,474$51,237,499 
 Averages:$5,755,9031,141$25,616,737$25,618,750100.0%

Latest Ranking on All Acting Box Office Record Lists




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