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Richard Burton

Best known as an Actor based on credits in that role in 18 films, with $352,208,775 worldwide aggregate box office (rank #9,952)
Best-known acting roles: Marc Antony (Cleopatra), Father Lamont (Exorcist II: The Heretic), George (Who's Afraid of Virginia Wolf?), Flight Officer David Campbell (The Longest Day), O'Brien (Nineteen Eighty-Four)

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Career Summary

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As an ActorLeading1$0$0$0

Latest Ranking on Selected Box Office Record Lists

Top Stars at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 4,501-4,600) 4,588 $327,199,827
Top Stars at the International Box Office (Rank 33,001-33,100) 33,009 $25,008,948
Top Stars at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 9,901-10,000) 9,952 $352,208,775

See the Acting Credits tab for all Acting Box Office Records and the Technical Credits tab for all Technical Box Office Records.

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All Acting Credits

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12/14/1984 Nineteen Eighty-Four O'Brien  $8,368,371 $0 $8,368,371
12/31/1977 The Wild Geese Colonel Allen Faulkner  $0 $0 $0
6/17/1977 Exorcist II: The Heretic Father Lamont  $25,011,000 $0 $25,011,000
3/12/1969 Where Eagles Dare Major Jonathan Smith  $7,100,000 $0 $7,100,000
12/31/1968 Candy McPhisto  $16,408,286 $0 $16,408,286
2/6/1968 Doctor Faustus Doctor Faustus  $1,000,000 $0 $1,000,000
10/31/1967 The Comedians Brown  $5,200,000 $0 $5,200,000
1/1/1967 The Taming of the Shrew Petruchio  $8,000,000 $0 $8,000,000
6/22/1966 Who's Afraid of Virginia Wolf? George  $33,736,689 $0 $33,736,689
12/16/1965 The Spy Who Came in from the Cold Alec Leamas  $7,600,000 $0 $7,600,000
6/23/1965 The Sandpiper Dr. Edward Hewitt  $13,691,111 $0 $13,691,111
6/22/1965 What's New, Pussycat Man in strip club (uncredited)  $18,820,000 $0 $18,820,000
3/11/1964 Becket Thomas a Becket  $9,164,370 $0 $9,164,370
9/19/1963 The V.I.P.s Paul Andros  $15,000,000 $0 $15,000,000
6/12/1963 Cleopatra Marc Antony  $57,000,000 $14,000,000 $71,000,000
10/4/1962 The Longest Day Flight Officer David Campbell  $39,100,000 $11,000,000 $50,100,000
6/18/1954 Demetrius and the Gladiators Marcellus Gallio (uncredited)  $26,000,000 $8,948 $26,008,948
9/16/1953 The Robe Marcellus Gallio  $36,000,000 $0 $36,000,000
Movies: 18Totals:$327,199,827$25,008,948$352,208,775

Leading or Lead Ensemble Roles

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12/31/1977 The Wild Geese $0 0 $0 $0 0.0%
Movies: 1Totals:  $0$0 

Latest Ranking on All Acting Box Office Record Lists