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Kate Capshaw

Best known as an Actress based on credits in that role in 16 films, with $519,248,168 worldwide aggregate box office (rank #6,762)
Best-known acting roles: Wilhelmina 'Willie' Scott (Indiana Jones and the Temple of Doom), Laurie Armstrong (Just Cause), Joyce (Black Rain), Sally (How to Make an American Quilt), Lynn Weaver (Love Affair)
Most productive collaborators: Sean Connery, Arne Glimcher, Harrison Ford, Steven Spielberg, Laurence Fishburne

  1. Summary
  2. Acting Credits
  3. Technical Credits

Career Summary


  MoviesDomestic
Box Office
International
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
As an ActorSupporting4$125,610,756$0$125,610,756
Leading1$179,880,271$153,200,000$333,080,271
(Unclassified)11$59,835,656$721,485$60,557,141

Career Trend

This graph shows Kate Capshaw’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
5/21/1999 The Love Letter Helen  $8,322,608 $721,485 $9,044,093
10/16/1998 The Alarmist Gale Ancona  $55,986 $0 $55,986
10/3/1997 The Locusts Delilah Ashford Potts  $37,888 $0 $37,888
10/6/1995 How to Make an American Quilt Sally  $23,600,020 $0 $23,600,020
2/17/1995 Just Cause Laurie Armstrong  $36,853,222 $0 $36,853,222
10/21/1994 Love Affair Lynn Weaver  $18,272,894 $0 $18,272,894
3/1/1991 My Heroes Have Always Been Cowboys Jolie  $3,603,615 $0 $3,603,615
3/9/1990 Love at Large Mrs. Ellen McGraw  $1,214,295 $0 $1,214,295
9/22/1989 Black Rain Joyce  $45,892,212 $0 $45,892,212
6/6/1986 SpaceCamp Andie Burkstroom  $9,697,739 $0 $9,697,739
1/31/1986 Power Syndey Betterman  $3,800,000 $0 $3,800,000
9/21/1984 Windy City Emily Reubens  $343,890 $0 $343,890
8/17/1984 Dreamscape Jane DeVries  $12,116,365 $0 $12,116,365
7/20/1984 Best Defense Laura Cooper  $19,265,302 $0 $19,265,302
5/23/1984 Indiana Jones and the Temple of Doom Wilhelmina 'Willie' Scott  $179,880,271 $153,200,000 $333,080,271
4/2/1982 A Little Sex Katherine  $2,370,376 $0 $2,370,376
Movies: 16Totals:$365,326,683$153,921,485$519,248,168
  Averages:$22,832,918$9,620,093$32,453,011

Leading or Lead Ensemble Roles


Release
Date
TitleOpening
Weekend
Box Office
Max
Theater
Count
Domestic
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
Domestic
Share
5/23/1984 Indiana Jones and the Temple of Doom $25,337,110 1,687 $179,880,271 $333,080,271 54.0%
Movies: 1Totals:  $179,880,271$333,080,271 
 Averages:$25,337,1101,687$179,880,271$333,080,27154.0%

Supporting Roles


Release
Date
TitleOpening
Weekend
Box Office
Max
Theater
Count
Domestic
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
Domestic
Share
10/6/1995 How to Make an American Quilt $5,790,445 1,532 $23,600,020 $23,600,020 100.0%
2/17/1995 Just Cause $10,607,932 2,059 $36,853,222 $36,853,222 100.0%
9/22/1989 Black Rain $9,677,102 1,760 $45,892,212 $45,892,212 100.0%
7/20/1984 Best Defense $7,872,297 1,425 $19,265,302 $19,265,302 100.0%
Movies: 4Totals:  $125,610,756$125,610,756 
 Averages:$8,486,9441,694$31,402,689$31,402,689100.0%

Latest Ranking on All Acting Box Office Record Lists


RecordRankAmount
Top 100 Stars in Leading Roles at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 701-800) 797 $179,880,271
Top 100 Stars in Supporting Roles at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 11,701-11,800) 11,743 $125,610,756
Top Live Action Stars at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 3,201-3,300) 3,286 $365,326,683
Top Above the Line Stars at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 1,301-1,400) 1,394 $262,625,705
Top Stars at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 3,701-3,800) 3,743 $365,326,683
Top 100 Stars in Leading Roles at the International Box Office (Rank 901-1,000) 976 $153,200,000
Top Live Action Stars at the International Box Office (Rank 11,301-11,400) 11,369 $153,921,485
Top Above the Line Stars at the International Box Office (Rank 2,301-2,400) 2,328 $153,200,000
Top Stars at the International Box Office (Rank 12,501-12,600) 12,550 $153,921,485
Top 100 Stars in Leading Roles at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 801-900) 891 $333,080,271
Top 100 Stars in Supporting Roles at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 22,001-22,100) 22,094 $125,610,756
Top Live Action Stars at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 5,901-6,000) 5,950 $519,248,168
Top Above the Line Stars at the Wordwide Box Office (Rank 1,801-1,900) 1,844 $415,825,705
Top Stars at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 6,701-6,800) 6,762 $519,248,168
Highest Grossing Stars of 1984 at the Domestic Box Office 35 98
Highest Grossing Stars of 1985 at the Domestic Box Office 40 98
Highest Grossing Stars of 1986 at the Domestic Box Office 45 98
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Original Screenplay Movies (Rank 401-500) 421 $179,880,271
Top International Leading Stars for Original Screenplay Movies (Rank 501-600) 553 $153,200,000
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Original Screenplay Movies (Rank 501-600) 505 $333,080,271
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Live Action Movies (Rank 601-700) 603 $179,880,271
Top International Leading Stars for Live Action Movies (Rank 701-800) 723 $153,200,000
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Live Action Movies (Rank 601-700) 659 $333,080,271
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Historical Fiction Movies 76 $179,880,271
Top International Leading Stars for Historical Fiction Movies (Rank 101-200) 130 $153,200,000
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Historical Fiction Movies (Rank 101-200) 114 $333,080,271
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Adventure Movies (Rank 301-400) 363 $179,880,271
Top International Leading Stars for Adventure Movies (Rank 501-600) 520 $153,200,000
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Adventure Movies (Rank 401-500) 456 $333,080,271
Top Domestic Leading Stars for PG Movies (Rank 201-300) 287 $179,880,271
Top International Leading Stars for PG Movies (Rank 301-400) 376 $153,200,000
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for PG Movies (Rank 301-400) 341 $333,080,271
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Paramount Pictures Movies (Rank 101-200) 116 $179,880,271
Top International Leading Stars for Paramount Pictures Movies (Rank 101-200) 141 $153,200,000
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Paramount Pictures Movies (Rank 101-200) 138 $333,080,271


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