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JoBeth Williams

Best known as an Actress based on credits in that role in 20 films, with $711,161,302 worldwide aggregate box office (rank #4,813)
Best-known acting roles: Maureen Meeks (Fever Pitch), Dr. Patricia Cromwell (Jungle 2 Jungle), Phyllis Bernard (Kramer vs. Kramer), Meredith (Stir Crazy), Diane Freeling (Poltergeist)
Most productive collaborators: Craig T. Nelson, Steven Spielberg, Beatrice Straight, Frank Marshall, Dominique Dunne

  1. Summary
  2. Acting Credits
  3. Technical Credits

Career Summary


  MoviesDomestic
Box Office
International
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
As an ActorSupporting4$199,223,115$50,567,830$249,790,945
Lead Ensemble Member1$3,558$0$3,558
(Unclassified)15$411,366,799$50,000,000$461,366,799

Latest Ranking on Selected Box Office Record Lists


All Acting Credits


Release
Date
TitleRoleDomestic
Box Office
International
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
9/16/2016 The Last Film Festival Mayor Marion  $3,558 $0 $3,558
10/14/2011 The Big Year Edith  $7,204,138 $480,386 $7,684,524
4/20/2007 In the Land of Women Agnes  $11,052,958 $3,087,444 $14,140,402
9/23/2005 Into the Fire June Sickles  $0 $0 $0
4/8/2005 Fever Pitch Maureen Meeks  $42,071,069 $8,000,000 $50,071,069
3/7/1997 Jungle 2 Jungle Dr. Patricia Cromwell  $59,925,026 $0 $59,925,026
6/24/1994 Wyatt Earp Bessie Earp  $25,052,000 $0 $25,052,000
2/1/1992 Stop! Or My Mom Will Shoot Lt. Gwen Harper  $28,411,000 $42,000,000 $70,411,000
7/19/1991 Dutch Natalie  $4,271,022 $0 $4,271,022
5/10/1991 Switch Margo Brofman  $15,545,943 $0 $15,545,943
9/29/1989 Welcome Home Sarah  $1,029,822 $0 $1,029,822
9/28/1988 Memories of Me Lisa  $3,965,000 $0 $3,965,000
5/23/1986 Poltergeist II: The Other Side Diane Freeling  $40,996,665 $0 $40,996,665
10/26/1984 American Dreamer Cathy Palmer/Rebecca Ryan  $5,021,751 $0 $5,021,751
10/5/1984 Teachers Lisa Hammond  $27,700,000 $0 $27,700,000
9/28/1983 The Big Chill Karen  $56,077,501 $0 $56,077,501
6/4/1982 Poltergeist Diane Freeling  $74,706,019 $47,000,000 $121,706,019
2/13/1981 The Dogs of War Jessie  $0 $0 $0
12/12/1980 Stir Crazy Meredith  $101,300,000 $0 $101,300,000
12/19/1979 Kramer vs. Kramer Phyllis Bernard  $106,260,000 $0 $106,260,000
Movies: 20Totals:$610,593,472$100,567,830$711,161,302
  Averages:$30,529,674$5,028,392$35,558,065

Leading or Lead Ensemble Roles


Release
Date
TitleOpening
Weekend
Box Office
Max
Theater
Count
Domestic
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
Domestic
Share
9/16/2016 The Last Film Festival $70 5 $3,558 $3,558 100.0%
Movies: 1Totals:  $3,558$3,558 
 Averages:$705$3,558$3,558100.0%

Supporting Roles


Release
Date
TitleOpening
Weekend
Box Office
Max
Theater
Count
Domestic
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
Domestic
Share
10/14/2011 The Big Year $3,251,884 2,150 $7,204,138 $7,684,524 93.7%
4/20/2007 In the Land of Women $4,712,341 2,155 $11,052,958 $14,140,402 78.2%
6/4/1982 Poltergeist $6,896,612 1,060 $74,706,019 $121,706,019 61.4%
12/19/1979 Kramer vs. Kramer $0 898 $106,260,000 $106,260,000 100.0%
Movies: 4Totals:  $199,223,115$249,790,945 
 Averages:$3,715,2091,566$49,805,779$62,447,73683.3%

Latest Ranking on All Acting Box Office Record Lists


RecordRankAmount
Top 100 Stars in Leading Roles at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 6,101-6,200) 6,119 $3,558
Top 100 Stars in Supporting Roles at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 6,801-6,900) 6,829 $199,223,115
Top Live Action Stars at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 1,701-1,800) 1,702 $610,593,472
Top Above the Line Stars at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 2,401-2,500) 2,474 $116,780,646
Top Below the Line Stars at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 41,801-41,900) 41,809 $7,204,138
Top Stars at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 2,001-2,100) 2,007 $610,593,472
Top 100 Stars in Supporting Roles at the International Box Office (Rank 23,901-24,000) 23,906 $50,567,830
Top Live Action Stars at the International Box Office (Rank 15,801-15,900) 15,858 $100,567,830
Top Above the Line Stars at the International Box Office (Rank 3,401-3,500) 3,480 $55,000,000
Top Below the Line Stars at the International Box Office (Rank 40,301-40,400) 40,365 $480,386
Top Stars at the International Box Office (Rank 17,301-17,400) 17,307 $100,567,830
Top 100 Stars in Leading Roles at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 6,601-6,700) 6,699 $3,558
Top 100 Stars in Supporting Roles at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 12,601-12,700) 12,603 $249,790,945
Top Live Action Stars at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 4,101-4,200) 4,172 $711,161,302
Top Above the Line Stars at the Wordwide Box Office (Rank 2,901-3,000) 2,911 $171,780,646
Top Below the Line Stars at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 43,201-43,300) 43,295 $7,684,524
Top Stars at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 4,801-4,900) 4,813 $711,161,302
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Original Screenplay Movies (Rank 4,501-4,600) 4,514 $3,558
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Original Screenplay Movies (Rank 4,901-5,000) 4,969 $3,558
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Live Action Movies (Rank 5,701-5,800) 5,704 $3,558
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Live Action Movies (Rank 6,201-6,300) 6,239 $3,558
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Contemporary Fiction Movies (Rank 4,101-4,200) 4,108 $3,558
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Contemporary Fiction Movies (Rank 4,401-4,500) 4,489 $3,558
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Comedy Movies (Rank 1,901-2,000) 1,917 $3,558
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Comedy Movies (Rank 2,001-2,100) 2,041 $3,558
Top Domestic Leading Stars for R Movies (Rank 2,701-2,800) 2,710 $3,558
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for R Movies (Rank 2,801-2,900) 2,864 $3,558


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