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Courtney B. Vance

Best known as a Supporting Actor based on credits in that role in 9 films, with $1,285,880,062 worldwide aggregate box office (rank #1,428)
Best-known acting roles: Colonel Greenway (The Mummy), Miles Dyson (Terminator: Genisys), Walter Davis (Office Christmas Party), Roger Hines (Space Cowboys), Agent Block (Final Destination 5)
Most productive collaborators: Tom Cruise, Alex Kurtzman, David Koepp, Annabelle Wallis, Dylan Kussman

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Career Summary


  MoviesDomestic
Box Office
International
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
As an ActorSupporting9$483,467,683$802,412,379$1,285,880,062
Lead Ensemble Member3$97,373,137$149,136,884$246,510,021
(Unclassified)8$130,874,382$94,588,863$225,463,245

Career Trend

This graph shows Courtney B. Vance’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


Featured Blu-ray and DVD Review: The Mummy

September 3rd, 2017

The Mummy

The Mummy came out this summer and was supposed to kick off Universal’s Dark Universe franchise. In fact, Universal had announced about a dozen films in the franchise, at least one of which had a release date, but no star. Then the reviews started coming out. For a short time, The Mummy was the worst wide release of the summer. It bombed domestically and even though it did a lot better internationally, it still failed to pay for its nearly $200 million production budget. Was is unfairly attacked by critics? Or does Universal need to rethink their plans for a Dark Universe? More...

All Acting Credits


Release
Date
TitleRoleDomestic
Box Office
International
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
3/23/2018 Isle of Dogs   $0 $0 $0
6/9/2017 The Mummy Colonel Greenway  $80,101,125 $330,232,201 $410,333,326
12/9/2016 Office Christmas Party Walter Davis  $54,767,494 $36,575,000 $91,342,494
7/1/2015 Terminator: Genisys Miles Dyson  $89,760,956 $350,400,000 $440,160,956
1/13/2012 The Divide Delvin  $18,000 $138,362 $156,362
1/13/2012 Joyful Noise Pastor Dale  $30,932,113 $225,801 $31,157,914
8/12/2011 Final Destination 5 Agent Block  $42,587,643 $112,423,522 $155,011,165
1/22/2010 Extraordinary Measures Marcus Temple  $12,482,741 $3,344,243 $15,826,984
12/19/2008 Nothing But the Truth Agent O'Hara  $3,500 $0 $3,500
8/4/2000 Space Cowboys Roger Hines  $90,454,043 $38,420,000 $128,874,043
4/2/1999 Cookie's Fortune Otis Tucker  $10,920,544 $0 $10,920,544
6/20/1998 Ambushed Jerry Robinson  $5,000 $0 $5,000
12/13/1996 The Preacher's Wife Rev. Henry Biggs  $48,102,795 $0 $48,102,795
4/5/1996 The Last Supper Luke  $459,749 $588,863 $1,048,612
8/11/1995 Dangerous Minds Mr. George Grandey  $84,919,401 $94,000,000 $178,919,401
5/3/1995 Panther Bobby Seale  $6,834,000 $0 $6,834,000
4/8/1994 Holy Matrimony Cooper  $713,234 $0 $713,234
4/2/1993 The Adventures of Huck Finn Jim  $24,103,594 $0 $24,103,594
3/2/1990 The Hunt for Red October Seaman Jones   $120,709,866 $79,790,134 $200,500,000
8/28/1987 Hamburger Hill Doc Johnson  $13,839,404 $0 $13,839,404
Movies: 20Totals:$711,715,202$1,046,138,126$1,757,853,328
  Averages:$35,585,760$52,306,906$87,892,666

Leading or Lead Ensemble Roles


Release
Date
TitleOpening
Weekend
Box Office
Max
Theater
Count
Domestic
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
Domestic
Share
12/9/2016 Office Christmas Party $16,890,204 3,210 $54,767,494 $91,342,494 60.0%
1/13/2012 The Divide $16,700 7 $18,000 $156,362 11.5%
8/12/2011 Final Destination 5 $18,031,396 3,155 $42,587,643 $155,011,165 27.5%
Movies: 3Totals:  $97,373,137$246,510,021 
 Averages:$11,646,1002,124$32,457,712$82,170,00733.0%

Supporting Roles


Release
Date
TitleOpening
Weekend
Box Office
Max
Theater
Count
Domestic
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
Domestic
Share
6/9/2017 The Mummy $31,668,375 4,035 $80,101,125 $410,333,326 19.5%
7/1/2015 Terminator: Genisys $27,018,486 3,783 $89,760,956 $440,160,956 20.4%
1/13/2012 Joyful Noise $11,225,190 2,735 $30,932,113 $31,157,914 99.3%
1/22/2010 Extraordinary Measures $6,012,594 2,549 $12,482,741 $15,826,984 78.9%
12/19/2008 Nothing But the Truth $3,500 2 $3,500 $3,500 100.0%
8/4/2000 Space Cowboys $18,093,776 2,835 $90,454,043 $128,874,043 70.2%
4/2/1999 Cookie's Fortune $186,828 559 $10,920,544 $10,920,544 100.0%
12/13/1996 The Preacher's Wife $7,649,752 2,008 $48,102,795 $48,102,795 100.0%
3/2/1990 The Hunt for Red October $17,161,835 1,817 $120,709,866 $200,500,000 60.2%
Movies: 9Totals:  $483,467,683$1,285,880,062 
 Averages:$13,224,4822,258$53,718,631$142,875,56272.1%

Latest Ranking on All Acting Box Office Record Lists


RecordRankAmount
Top 100 Stars in Leading Roles at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 1,101-1,200) 1,135 $97,373,137
Top 100 Stars in Supporting Roles at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 1,701-1,800) 1,779 $483,467,683
Top Live Action Stars at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 1,301-1,400) 1,319 $711,715,202
Top Above the Line Stars at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 1,101-1,200) 1,166 $326,951,644
Top Below the Line Stars at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 3,601-3,700) 3,679 $253,885,676
Top Stars at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 1,501-1,600) 1,559 $711,715,202
Top 100 Stars in Leading Roles at the International Box Office (Rank 901-1,000) 965 $149,136,884
Top 100 Stars in Supporting Roles at the International Box Office (Rank 1,301-1,400) 1,400 $802,412,379
Top Live Action Stars at the International Box Office (Rank 901-1,000) 925 $1,046,138,126
Top Above the Line Stars at the International Box Office (Rank 901-1,000) 975 $517,789,085
Top Below the Line Stars at the International Box Office (Rank 2,701-2,800) 2,742 $433,760,178
Top Stars at the International Box Office (Rank 1,101-1,200) 1,194 $1,046,138,126
Top 100 Stars in Leading Roles at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 1,001-1,100) 1,012 $246,510,021
Top 100 Stars in Supporting Roles at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 1,401-1,500) 1,428 $1,285,880,062
Top Live Action Stars at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 1,001-1,100) 1,033 $1,757,853,328
Top Above the Line Stars at the Wordwide Box Office (Rank 1,001-1,100) 1,037 $844,740,729
Top Below the Line Stars at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 3,101-3,200) 3,108 $687,645,854
Top Stars at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 1,201-1,300) 1,276 $1,757,853,328
Highest Grossing Stars of 2011 at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 301-400) 381 29
Highest Grossing Stars of 2012 at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 401-500) 440 29
Highest Grossing Stars of 2013 at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 401-500) 442 29
Highest Grossing Stars of 2016 at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 301-400) 388 39
Highest Grossing Stars of 2017 at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 401-500) 443 39
Highest Grossing Stars of 2018 at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 301-400) 346 39
Highest Grossing Stars of 2011 at the International Box Office (Rank 201-300) 232 68
Highest Grossing Stars of 2012 at the International Box Office (Rank 201-300) 229 68
Highest Grossing Stars of 2013 at the International Box Office (Rank 201-300) 250 68
Highest Grossing Stars of 2011 at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 201-300) 297 53
Highest Grossing Stars of 2012 at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 301-400) 318 53
Highest Grossing Stars of 2013 at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 301-400) 307 53
Highest Grossing Stars of 2016 at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 501-600) 522 10
Highest Grossing Stars of 2017 at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 501-600) 526 10
Highest Grossing Stars of 2018 at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 301-400) 397 10
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Original Screenplay Movies (Rank 1,001-1,100) 1,089 $42,605,643
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Based on Fiction Book/Short Story Movies (Rank 401-500) 451 $54,767,494
Top International Leading Stars for Original Screenplay Movies (Rank 601-700) 657 $112,561,884
Top International Leading Stars for Based on Fiction Book/Short Story Movies (Rank 501-600) 528 $36,575,000
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Original Screenplay Movies (Rank 701-800) 781 $155,167,527
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Based on Fiction Book/Short Story Movies (Rank 401-500) 496 $91,342,494
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Live Action Movies (Rank 901-1,000) 907 $97,373,137
Top International Leading Stars for Live Action Movies (Rank 701-800) 712 $149,136,884
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Live Action Movies (Rank 701-800) 767 $246,510,021
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Contemporary Fiction Movies (Rank 801-900) 811 $54,767,494
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Science Fiction Movies (Rank 601-700) 604 $18,000
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Fantasy Movies (Rank 301-400) 336 $42,587,643
Top International Leading Stars for Contemporary Fiction Movies (Rank 801-900) 867 $36,575,000
Top International Leading Stars for Science Fiction Movies (Rank 501-600) 507 $138,362
Top International Leading Stars for Fantasy Movies (Rank 201-300) 240 $112,423,522
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Contemporary Fiction Movies (Rank 801-900) 846 $91,342,494
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Science Fiction Movies (Rank 501-600) 597 $156,362
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Fantasy Movies (Rank 201-300) 269 $155,011,165
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Comedy Movies (Rank 401-500) 471 $54,767,494
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Thriller/Suspense Movies (Rank 801-900) 802 $18,000
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Horror Movies (Rank 101-200) 105 $42,587,643
Top International Leading Stars for Comedy Movies (Rank 401-500) 418 $36,575,000
Top International Leading Stars for Thriller/Suspense Movies (Rank 601-700) 624 $138,362
Top International Leading Stars for Horror Movies 36 $112,423,522
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Comedy Movies (Rank 401-500) 441 $91,342,494
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Thriller/Suspense Movies (Rank 701-800) 779 $156,362
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Horror Movies 58 $155,011,165
Top Domestic Leading Stars for R Movies (Rank 401-500) 403 $97,373,137
Top International Leading Stars for R Movies (Rank 201-300) 275 $149,136,884
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for R Movies (Rank 301-400) 321 $246,510,021
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Warner Bros. Movies (Rank 401-500) 492 $42,587,643
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Paramount Pictures Movies (Rank 301-400) 301 $54,767,494
Top International Leading Stars for Warner Bros. Movies (Rank 201-300) 265 $112,423,522
Top International Leading Stars for Paramount Pictures Movies (Rank 201-300) 281 $36,575,000
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Warner Bros. Movies (Rank 301-400) 332 $155,011,165
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Paramount Pictures Movies (Rank 201-300) 294 $91,342,494


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