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Koji Yakusho

Best known as a Leading Actor based on credits in that role in 3 films, with $141,416,831 worldwide aggregate box office (rank #848)
Best-known acting roles: Nobu (Memoirs of a Geisha), Yasujiro (Babel), Hara Jubei (Silk), Shinzaemon Shimada (Jûsan-nin no shikaku), Kumatetsu (Bakemono no ko)
Most productive collaborators: Rob Marshall, Zhang Ziyi, Brad Pitt, Alejandro Gonzalez Inarritu, Ken Watanabe

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Career Summary


  MoviesDomestic
Box Office
International
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
As an ActorLeading3$34,810,107$106,606,724$141,416,831
Supporting3$58,189,616$104,500,000$162,689,616
Lead Ensemble Member1$802,778$17,924,662$18,727,440
Inverviewee1$52,969$0$52,969

Career Trend

This graph shows Koji Yakusho’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


Limited and VOD Releases: It's All Greek to Me

December 4th, 2015

Chi-raq

It's a very busy weekend with way too many limited releases. Because of this, we had to be a little more selective with what films made the cut to appear in our column. Chi-raq is opening the widest and should earn the most over the weekend. However, there are more than half-a-dozen films on this week's list earning overwhelmingly positive reviews. Some of these might pick up some major Awards Season nominations. More...

All Acting Credits


Release
Date
TitleRoleDomestic
Box Office
International
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
11/25/2016 Mifune: The Last Samurai Himself  $52,969 $0 $52,969
3/4/2016 Bakemono no ko Kumatetsu  $490,643 $2,347,497 $2,838,140
12/4/2015 Kawaki Akikazu Fujishima  $16,627 $6,440,852 $6,457,479
7/20/2012 Ichimei Kageyu  $75,688 $0 $75,688
4/29/2011 Jûsan-nin no shikaku Shinzaemon Shimada  $802,778 $17,924,662 $18,727,440
9/14/2007 Silk Hara Jubei  $1,103,075 $0 $1,103,075
10/27/2006 Babel Yasujiro  $34,302,837 $97,818,375 $132,121,212
12/9/2005 Memoirs of a Geisha Nobu  $57,010,853 $104,500,000 $161,510,853
Movies: 8Totals:$93,855,470$229,031,386$322,886,856
  Averages:$11,731,934$28,628,923$40,360,857

Leading or Lead Ensemble Roles


Release
Date
TitleOpening
Weekend
Box Office
Max
Theater
Count
Domestic
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
Domestic
Share
3/4/2016 Bakemono no ko $274,247 123 $490,643 $2,838,140 17.3%
12/4/2015 Kawaki $6,834 12 $16,627 $6,457,479 0.3%
4/29/2011 Jûsan-nin no shikaku $45,854 31 $802,778 $18,727,440 4.3%
10/27/2006 Babel $389,351 1,251 $34,302,837 $132,121,212 26.0%
Movies: 4Totals:  $35,612,885$160,144,271 
 Averages:$179,072354$8,903,221$40,036,06811.9%

Supporting Roles


Release
Date
TitleOpening
Weekend
Box Office
Max
Theater
Count
Domestic
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
Domestic
Share
7/20/2012 Ichimei $10,920 8 $75,688 $75,688 100.0%
9/14/2007 Silk $126,537 122 $1,103,075 $1,103,075 100.0%
12/9/2005 Memoirs of a Geisha $682,504 1,654 $57,010,853 $161,510,853 35.3%
Movies: 3Totals:  $58,189,616$162,689,616 
 Averages:$273,320595$19,396,539$54,229,87278.4%

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) 1,847 $35,612,885
Top 100 Stars in Supporting Roles at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 23,001-23,100) 23,049 $58,189,616
Top Live Action Stars at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 15,501-15,600) 15,587 $93,364,827
Top Above the Line Stars at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 3,701-3,800) 3,763 $35,688,573
Top Below the Line Stars at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 48,001-48,100) 48,050 $52,969
Top Stars at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 16,701-16,800) 16,707 $93,855,470
Top 100 Stars in Leading Roles at the International Box Office (Rank 1,001-1,100) 1,056 $124,531,386
Top 100 Stars in Supporting Roles at the International Box Office (Rank 15,101-15,200) 15,108 $104,500,000
Top Live Action Stars at the International Box Office (Rank 7,501-7,600) 7,598 $226,683,889
Top Above the Line Stars at the International Box Office (Rank 2,501-2,600) 2,514 $124,531,386
Top Stars at the International Box Office (Rank 8,401-8,500) 8,485 $229,031,386
Top 100 Stars in Leading Roles at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 1,201-1,300) 1,286 $160,144,271
Top 100 Stars in Supporting Roles at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 17,801-17,900) 17,891 $162,689,616
Top Live Action Stars at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 9,701-9,800) 9,712 $320,048,716
Top Above the Line Stars at the Wordwide Box Office (Rank 2,901-3,000) 2,950 $160,219,959
Top Below the Line Stars at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 49,201-49,300) 49,300 $52,969
Top Stars at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 10,601-10,700) 10,678 $322,886,856
Highest Grossing Stars of 2006 at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 201-300) 279 8
Highest Grossing Stars of 2007 at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 201-300) 286 8
Highest Grossing Stars of 2008 at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 301-400) 340 8
Highest Grossing Stars of 2006 at the International Box Office (Rank 101-200) 125 74
Highest Grossing Stars of 2007 at the International Box Office (Rank 101-200) 124 74
Highest Grossing Stars of 2008 at the International Box Office (Rank 101-200) 140 74
Highest Grossing Stars of 2006 at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 101-200) 165 61
Highest Grossing Stars of 2007 at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 101-200) 163 61
Highest Grossing Stars of 2008 at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 101-200) 181 61
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Original Screenplay Movies (Rank 1,201-1,300) 1,234 $34,793,480
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Based on Fiction Book/Short Story Movies (Rank 1,201-1,300) 1,283 $16,627
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Remake Movies (Rank 301-400) 316 $802,778
Top International Leading Stars for Original Screenplay Movies (Rank 701-800) 715 $100,165,872
Top International Leading Stars for Based on Fiction Book/Short Story Movies (Rank 701-800) 756 $6,440,852
Top International Leading Stars for Remake Movies (Rank 101-200) 194 $17,924,662
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Original Screenplay Movies (Rank 801-900) 853 $134,959,352
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Based on Fiction Book/Short Story Movies (Rank 901-1,000) 992 $6,457,479
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Remake Movies (Rank 201-300) 289 $18,727,440
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Live Action Movies (Rank 1,501-1,600) 1,592 $35,122,242
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Hand Animation Movies 87 $490,643
Top International Leading Stars for Live Action Movies (Rank 801-900) 801 $122,183,889
Top International Leading Stars for Hand Animation Movies 77 $2,347,497
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Live Action Movies (Rank 1,001-1,100) 1,046 $157,306,131
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Hand Animation Movies 93 $2,838,140
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Contemporary Fiction Movies (Rank 1,001-1,100) 1,065 $34,319,464
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Fantasy Movies (Rank 601-700) 649 $490,643
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Historical Fiction Movies (Rank 701-800) 733 $802,778
Top International Leading Stars for Contemporary Fiction Movies (Rank 401-500) 499 $104,259,227
Top International Leading Stars for Fantasy Movies (Rank 601-700) 608 $2,347,497
Top International Leading Stars for Historical Fiction Movies (Rank 401-500) 422 $17,924,662
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Contemporary Fiction Movies (Rank 601-700) 665 $138,578,691
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Fantasy Movies (Rank 701-800) 706 $2,838,140
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Historical Fiction Movies (Rank 501-600) 550 $18,727,440
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Adventure Movies (Rank 901-1,000) 982 $490,643
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Action Movies (Rank 601-700) 613 $802,778
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Drama Movies (Rank 401-500) 476 $34,319,464
Top International Leading Stars for Adventure Movies (Rank 901-1,000) 999 $2,347,497
Top International Leading Stars for Action Movies (Rank 501-600) 530 $17,924,662
Top International Leading Stars for Drama Movies (Rank 101-200) 183 $104,259,227
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Adventure Movies (Rank 1,001-1,100) 1,077 $2,838,140
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Action Movies (Rank 501-600) 596 $18,727,440
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Drama Movies (Rank 201-300) 259 $138,578,691
Top Domestic Leading Stars for PG-13 Movies (Rank 1,601-1,700) 1,613 $490,643
Top Domestic Leading Stars for R Movies (Rank 701-800) 795 $35,105,615
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Not Rated Movies (Rank 1,401-1,500) 1,487 $16,627
Top International Leading Stars for PG-13 Movies (Rank 1,201-1,300) 1,237 $2,347,497
Top International Leading Stars for R Movies (Rank 301-400) 350 $115,743,037
Top International Leading Stars for Not Rated Movies (Rank 301-400) 390 $6,440,852
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for PG-13 Movies (Rank 1,501-1,600) 1,562 $2,838,140
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for R Movies (Rank 401-500) 484 $150,848,652
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Not Rated Movies (Rank 401-500) 424 $6,457,479


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