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Jack Thompson

Best known as a Supporting Actor based on credits in that role in 14 films, with $1,539,899,180 worldwide aggregate box office (rank #1,086)
Best-known acting roles: Cliegg Lars (Star Wars Ep. II: Attack of the Clones), Dr. Walter Perkins (The Great Gatsby), Kipling Flynn (Australia), Chairman, Joint Chiefs of Staff (Broken Arrow), Harvey (Leatherheads)
Most productive collaborators: Baz Luhrmann, Nicole Kidman, Hugh Jackman, Bryan Brown, David Wenham

  1. Summary
  2. Acting Credits
  3. Technical Credits

Career Summary


  MoviesDomestic
Box Office
International
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
As an ActorSupporting14$705,099,053$834,800,127$1,539,899,180
Lead Ensemble Member1$0$1,208,503$1,208,503
Inverviewee1$13,056$0$13,056
(Unclassified)11$86,844,605$431,275$87,275,880

Latest Ranking on Selected Box Office Record Lists


All Acting Credits


Release
Date
TitleRoleDomestic
Box Office
International
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
1/19/2018 Swinging Safari   $0 $1,208,503 $1,208,503
9/2/2016 The Light Between Oceans Ralph Addicott  $12,545,979 $7,830,672 $20,376,651
5/10/2013 The Great Gatsby Dr. Walter Perkins  $144,840,419 $206,200,000 $351,040,419
12/14/2012 The End of Time Himself  $13,056 $0 $13,056
10/5/2012 Wake in Fright Dick  $49,458 $0 $49,458
8/26/2011 Don't Be Afraid of the Dark Harris  $24,046,682 $15,079,745 $39,126,427
11/26/2008 Australia Kipling Flynn  $49,554,002 $165,526,808 $215,080,810
9/26/2008 Whaledreamers Himself  $10,584 $0 $10,584
4/4/2008 Leatherheads Harvey  $31,373,938 $9,974,690 $41,348,628
9/14/2007 December Boys Bandy McAnsh  $46,474 $1,100,000 $1,146,474
12/15/2006 The Good German Congressman Breimer  $1,308,696 $5,369,337 $6,678,033
12/29/2004 The Assassination of Richard Nixon Jack Jones  $708,776 $431,275 $1,140,051
5/16/2002 Star Wars Ep. II: Attack of the Clones Cliegg Lars  $310,676,740 $346,018,875 $656,695,615
8/3/2001 Original Sin Alan Jordan  $16,521,410 $0 $16,521,410
11/21/1997 Midnight in the Garden of Good and Evil Sonny Seiler  $25,078,937 $0 $25,078,937
8/29/1997 Excess Baggage Alexander  $14,351,432 $0 $14,351,432
5/3/1996 Last Dance The Governor  $5,857,534 $0 $5,857,534
2/9/1996 Broken Arrow Chairman, Joint Chiefs of Staff  $70,645,997 $77,700,000 $148,345,997
3/8/1995 The Sum of Us Harry Mitchell  $766,000 $0 $766,000
3/12/1993 A Far Off Place John Ricketts  $12,890,752 $0 $12,890,752
1/1/1993 Ruby Cairo Ed, Feed the World Foundation Manager  $608,000 $0 $608,000
9/11/1992 Wind Jack Neville  $5,519,569 $0 $5,519,569
1/1/1992 Turtle Beach Ralph  $778,535 $0 $778,535
5/9/1986 Short Circuit Party Guest  $40,697,761 $0 $40,697,761
8/30/1985 Flesh & Blood Hawkwood  $100,000 $0 $100,000
8/26/1983 Merry Christmas, Mr. Lawrence Group Capt. Hicksley  $2,306,560 $0 $2,306,560
11/3/1982 The Man From Snowy River Clancy  $20,659,423 $0 $20,659,423
Movies: 27Totals:$791,956,714$836,439,905$1,628,396,619
  Averages:$29,331,730$30,979,256$60,310,986

Leading or Lead Ensemble Roles


Release
Date
TitleOpening
Weekend
Box Office
Max
Theater
Count
Domestic
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
Domestic
Share
1/19/2018 Swinging Safari $0 0 $0 $1,208,503 0.0%
Movies: 1Totals:  $0$1,208,503 
 Averages:$00$0$1,208,5030.0%

Supporting Roles


Release
Date
TitleOpening
Weekend
Box Office
Max
Theater
Count
Domestic
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
Domestic
Share
9/2/2016 The Light Between Oceans $4,765,838 1,500 $12,545,979 $20,376,651 61.6%
5/10/2013 The Great Gatsby $50,085,184 3,550 $144,840,419 $351,040,419 41.3%
10/5/2012 Wake in Fright $0 5 $49,458 $49,458 100.0%
8/26/2011 Don't Be Afraid of the Dark $8,525,728 2,780 $24,046,682 $39,126,427 61.5%
11/26/2008 Australia $14,800,723 2,721 $49,554,002 $215,080,810 23.0%
4/4/2008 Leatherheads $12,682,595 2,798 $31,373,938 $41,348,628 75.9%
9/14/2007 December Boys $15,810 30 $46,474 $1,146,474 4.1%
12/15/2006 The Good German $76,817 64 $1,308,696 $6,678,033 19.6%
5/16/2002 Star Wars Ep. II: Attack of the Clones $80,027,814 3,161 $310,676,740 $656,695,615 47.3%
8/3/2001 Original Sin $6,402,741 2,194 $16,521,410 $16,521,410 100.0%
11/21/1997 Midnight in the Garden of Good and Evil $5,233,658 1,312 $25,078,937 $25,078,937 100.0%
2/9/1996 Broken Arrow $15,583,510 2,392 $70,645,997 $148,345,997 47.6%
3/12/1993 A Far Off Place $3,522,836 1,622 $12,890,752 $12,890,752 100.0%
9/11/1992 Wind $2,204,590 985 $5,519,569 $5,519,569 100.0%
Movies: 14Totals:  $705,099,053$1,539,899,180 
 Averages:$14,566,2751,794$50,364,218$109,992,79963.0%

Latest Ranking on All Acting Box Office Record Lists


RecordRankAmount
Top 100 Stars in Supporting Roles at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 901-1,000) 954 $705,099,053
Top Live Action Stars at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 1,101-1,200) 1,147 $791,956,714
Top Above the Line Stars at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 2,501-2,600) 2,556 $108,237,100
Top Below the Line Stars at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 901-1,000) 915 $511,970,034
Top Stars at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 1,301-1,400) 1,371 $791,956,714
Top 100 Stars in Leading Roles at the International Box Office (Rank 3,301-3,400) 3,373 $1,208,503
Top 100 Stars in Supporting Roles at the International Box Office (Rank 1,301-1,400) 1,355 $834,800,127
Top Live Action Stars at the International Box Office (Rank 1,401-1,500) 1,466 $836,439,905
Top Above the Line Stars at the International Box Office (Rank 2,101-2,200) 2,105 $189,645,728
Top Below the Line Stars at the International Box Office (Rank 1,701-1,800) 1,748 $562,193,565
Top Stars at the International Box Office (Rank 1,801-1,900) 1,802 $836,439,905
Top 100 Stars in Leading Roles at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 4,201-4,300) 4,215 $1,208,503
Top 100 Stars in Supporting Roles at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 1,001-1,100) 1,086 $1,539,899,180
Top Live Action Stars at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 1,201-1,300) 1,221 $1,628,396,619
Top Above the Line Stars at the Wordwide Box Office (Rank 2,201-2,300) 2,267 $297,882,828
Top Below the Line Stars at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 1,201-1,300) 1,257 $1,074,163,599
Top Stars at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 1,501-1,600) 1,507 $1,628,396,619
Top International Leading Stars for Original Screenplay Movies (Rank 2,301-2,400) 2,341 $1,208,503
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Original Screenplay Movies (Rank 2,901-3,000) 2,950 $1,208,503
Top International Leading Stars for Live Action Movies (Rank 3,001-3,100) 3,040 $1,208,503
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Live Action Movies (Rank 3,801-3,900) 3,853 $1,208,503
Top International Leading Stars for Historical Fiction Movies (Rank 701-800) 708 $1,208,503
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Historical Fiction Movies (Rank 901-1,000) 917 $1,208,503
Top International Leading Stars for Comedy Movies (Rank 901-1,000) 976 $1,208,503
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Comedy Movies (Rank 1,301-1,400) 1,359 $1,208,503
Top International Leading Stars for Not Rated Movies (Rank 601-700) 606 $1,208,503
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Not Rated Movies (Rank 701-800) 709 $1,208,503


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