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Frank Whaley

Best known as an Actor based on credits in that role in 27 films, with $922,984,714 worldwide aggregate box office (rank #3,268)
Best-known acting roles: Chuck Sereika (World Trade Center), Wade Coley (Monster Trucks), Brett (Pulp Fiction), Giles Prentice (Broken Arrow), Timmy (Born on the Fourth of July)
Best-known technical roles: Like Sunday, Like Rain (Director), Like Sunday, Like Rain (Screenwriter)
Most productive collaborators: Lucas Till, Chris Wedge, Danny Glover, Derek Connolly, Oliver Stone

  1. Summary
  2. Acting Credits
  3. Technical Credits

Career Summary


  MoviesDomestic
Box Office
International
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
As an ActorSupporting12$394,363,726$302,890,732$697,254,458
Lead Ensemble Member1$33,370,166$28,311,102$61,681,268
Leading1$2,093$0$2,093
(Unclassified)13$164,044,328$2,567$164,046,895
In Technical RolesDirector1$28,208$0$28,208
Screenwriter1$28,208$0$28,208

Career Trend

This graph shows Frank Whaley’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
4/14/2017 The Outcasts Herb  $0 $24,197 $24,197
1/13/2017 Monster Trucks Wade Coley  $33,370,166 $28,311,102 $61,681,268
11/28/2014 Aftermath Eric  $2,955 $0 $2,955
3/21/2014 Rob the Mob Agent Frank Hurd  $206,909 $0 $206,909
10/28/2011 Janie Jones Chuck  $6,840 $0 $6,840
10/8/2010 As Good as Dead Aaron  $2,093 $0 $2,093
3/21/2008 Drillbit Taylor Jittery Bodyguard  $32,862,104 $16,824,159 $49,686,263
12/7/2007 'Tis Autumn: The Search for Jackie Paris Himself  $1,476 $2,567 $4,043
4/20/2007 Vacancy Mason  $19,063,007 $5,300,000 $24,363,007
8/9/2006 World Trade Center Chuck Sereika  $70,278,893 $93,016,761 $163,295,654
12/13/2002 The Jimmy Show Jimmy O'Brien  $703 $0 $703
4/19/2002 Chelsea Walls Lynny Barnum  $59,675 $0 $59,675
9/8/2000 Went to Coney Island on a Mission fro… Skee-Ball Weasel  $14,090 $0 $14,090
7/25/1997 The Winner Joey  $21,000 $0 $21,000
7/20/1997 Cafe Society Mickey Jelke  $6,325 $0 $6,325
2/9/1996 Broken Arrow Giles Prentice  $70,645,997 $77,700,000 $148,345,997
4/21/1995 Swimming with Sharks Guy  $376,928 $0 $376,928
12/25/1994 I.Q. Frank  $26,265,119 $0 $26,265,119
10/14/1994 Pulp Fiction Brett  $107,928,762 $105,000,000 $212,928,762
3/5/1993 Swing Kids Arvid  $5,632,086 $0 $5,632,086
12/25/1992 Hoffa Young Kid  $23,365,858 $5,025,615 $28,391,473
3/29/1991 Career Opportunities Jim Dodge  $10,986,645 $0 $10,986,645
3/1/1991 The Doors Robby Krieger  $34,416,893 $0 $34,416,893
7/20/1990 The Freshman Steve Bushak  $21,289,527 $0 $21,289,527
12/20/1989 Born on the Fourth of July Timmy  $70,001,698 $0 $70,001,698
8/25/1989 Little Monsters Boy  $542,939 $0 $542,939
4/21/1989 Field of Dreams Archie Graham  $64,431,625 $0 $64,431,625
Movies: 27Totals:$591,780,313$331,204,401$922,984,714
  Averages:$21,917,789$12,266,830$34,184,619

Leading or Lead Ensemble Roles


Release
Date
TitleOpening
Weekend
Box Office
Max
Theater
Count
Domestic
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
Domestic
Share
1/13/2017 Monster Trucks $10,950,705 3,119 $33,370,166 $61,681,268 54.1%
10/8/2010 As Good as Dead $1,494 1 $2,093 $2,093 100.0%
Movies: 2Totals:  $33,372,259$61,683,361 
 Averages:$5,476,1001,560$16,686,130$30,841,68177.1%

Supporting Roles


Release
Date
TitleOpening
Weekend
Box Office
Max
Theater
Count
Domestic
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
Domestic
Share
4/14/2017 The Outcasts $0 0 $0 $24,197 0.0%
11/28/2014 Aftermath $1,124 1 $2,955 $2,955 100.0%
3/21/2014 Rob the Mob $13,833 30 $206,909 $206,909 100.0%
10/28/2011 Janie Jones $0 2 $6,840 $6,840 100.0%
3/21/2008 Drillbit Taylor $10,309,986 3,061 $32,862,104 $49,686,263 66.1%
4/20/2007 Vacancy $7,603,376 2,551 $19,063,007 $24,363,007 78.2%
8/9/2006 World Trade Center $18,730,762 3,021 $70,278,893 $163,295,654 43.0%
12/13/2002 The Jimmy Show $703 1 $703 $703 100.0%
2/9/1996 Broken Arrow $15,583,510 2,392 $70,645,997 $148,345,997 47.6%
10/14/1994 Pulp Fiction $9,311,882 1,494 $107,928,762 $212,928,762 50.7%
12/25/1992 Hoffa $6,406,012 1,103 $23,365,858 $28,391,473 82.3%
12/20/1989 Born on the Fourth of July $172,021 1,434 $70,001,698 $70,001,698 100.0%
Movies: 12Totals:  $394,363,726$697,254,458 
 Averages:$5,677,7671,258$32,863,644$58,104,53872.3%

Latest Ranking on All Acting Box Office Record Lists


RecordRankAmount
Top 100 Stars in Leading Roles at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 1,801-1,900) 1,883 $33,372,259
Top 100 Stars in Supporting Roles at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 2,401-2,500) 2,487 $394,363,726
Top Live Action Stars at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 1,701-1,800) 1,724 $591,780,313
Top Above the Line Stars at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 2,501-2,600) 2,559 $103,583,821
Top Below the Line Stars at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 4,101-4,200) 4,198 $234,442,457
Top Stars at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 2,001-2,100) 2,016 $591,780,313
Top 100 Stars in Leading Roles at the International Box Office (Rank 1,801-1,900) 1,844 $28,311,102
Top 100 Stars in Supporting Roles at the International Box Office (Rank 5,701-5,800) 5,725 $302,890,732
Top Live Action Stars at the International Box Office (Rank 4,901-5,000) 4,992 $331,204,401
Top Above the Line Stars at the International Box Office (Rank 4,101-4,200) 4,173 $28,335,299
Top Below the Line Stars at the International Box Office (Rank 6,601-6,700) 6,638 $219,866,535
Top Stars at the International Box Office (Rank 5,801-5,900) 5,842 $331,204,401
Top 100 Stars in Leading Roles at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 1,901-2,000) 1,936 $61,683,361
Top 100 Stars in Supporting Roles at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 4,001-4,100) 4,081 $697,254,458
Top Live Action Stars at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 2,701-2,800) 2,749 $922,984,714
Top Above the Line Stars at the Wordwide Box Office (Rank 3,101-3,200) 3,188 $131,919,120
Top Below the Line Stars at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 5,301-5,400) 5,352 $454,308,992
Top Stars at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 3,201-3,300) 3,268 $922,984,714
Highest Grossing Stars of 2017 at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 501-600) 513 27
Highest Grossing Stars of 2018 at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 401-500) 405 27
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Original Screenplay Movies (Rank 1,201-1,300) 1,252 $33,372,259
Top International Leading Stars for Original Screenplay Movies (Rank 1,101-1,200) 1,190 $28,311,102
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Original Screenplay Movies (Rank 1,201-1,300) 1,271 $61,683,361
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Live Action Movies (Rank 5,601-5,700) 5,686 $2,093
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Animation/Live Action Movies (Rank 101-200) 195 $33,370,166
Top International Leading Stars for Animation/Live Action Movies (Rank 101-200) 198 $28,311,102
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Live Action Movies (Rank 6,101-6,200) 6,182 $2,093
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Animation/Live Action Movies (Rank 101-200) 199 $61,681,268
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Contemporary Fiction Movies (Rank 4,101-4,200) 4,120 $2,093
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Science Fiction Movies (Rank 201-300) 295 $33,370,166
Top International Leading Stars for Science Fiction Movies (Rank 301-400) 311 $28,311,102
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Contemporary Fiction Movies (Rank 4,401-4,500) 4,477 $2,093
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Science Fiction Movies (Rank 301-400) 318 $61,681,268
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Adventure Movies (Rank 701-800) 780 $33,370,166
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Thriller/Suspense Movies (Rank 901-1,000) 938 $2,093
Top International Leading Stars for Adventure Movies (Rank 701-800) 798 $28,311,102
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Adventure Movies (Rank 801-900) 811 $61,681,268
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Thriller/Suspense Movies (Rank 1,001-1,100) 1,058 $2,093
Top Domestic Leading Stars for PG-13 Movies (Rank 901-1,000) 995 $33,370,166
Top Domestic Leading Stars for R Movies (Rank 2,601-2,700) 2,696 $2,093
Top International Leading Stars for PG-13 Movies (Rank 801-900) 871 $28,311,102
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for PG-13 Movies (Rank 901-1,000) 948 $61,681,268
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for R Movies (Rank 2,801-2,900) 2,834 $2,093
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Paramount Pictures Movies (Rank 301-400) 360 $33,370,166
Top International Leading Stars for Paramount Pictures Movies (Rank 301-400) 315 $28,311,102
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Paramount Pictures Movies (Rank 301-400) 345 $61,681,268

All Technical Credits


Release
Date
TitleRoleDomestic
Box Office
International
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
3/6/2015 Like Sunday, Like Rain Director,
Screenwriter 
$28,208 $0 $28,208
Movies: 1Totals:$28,208$0$28,208
  Averages:$28,208$0$28,208


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