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William Holden

William Holden
 
Best known as an Actor based on credits in that role in 12 films, with $299,604,786 worldwide aggregate box office (rank #11,792)
Best-known acting roles: James Duncan (Towering Inferno), Richard Thorn (Damien: Omen II), Max Schumacher, USB President of News Division (Network), Tim Culley (S.O.B.), Ransome (Casino Royale)
Born: April 17th, 1918
Died: November 12th, 1981

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Career Summary


  MoviesDomestic
Box Office
International
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
As an ActorLeading2$24,000,000$0$24,000,000
(Unclassified)10$232,875,093$42,729,693$275,604,786

Career Trend

This graph shows William Holden’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


2012 - Holiday Gift Guide - Part IV

December 19th, 2012

There are only a few days left till Christmas and we are officially in the panic zone for gift shopping. This week we have our final installment of our annual Holiday Gift Guide. Part I dealt with first run releases, Part II dealt with TV on DVD releases, Part III dealt with limited releases, foreign titles, and classics. This week, we deal with some music, books, games, as well as releases from the first three parts that I forgot the first time around. As always, there are quite a few in that last category. (I also use this time to burn off some releases that arrived late. This way I can get through all of the late reviews quicker than normal and actually have enough time to celebrate Christmas.) More...

Featured Blu-ray Review: Sunset Boulevard

November 4th, 2012

Sunset Boulevard is widely regarded as one of the best movies of all time. I certainly agree with that opinion and in my previous review I named the DVD release as one of the DVD Pick of the Week selections. Obviously I think the movie is a must have, but how is its Blu-ray debut? More...

All Acting Credits


Release
Date
TitleRoleDomestic
Box Office
International
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
1/13/1998 Sunset Boulevard Joe Gillis  $0 $0 $0
7/1/1981 S.O.B. Tim Culley  $14,867,086 $0 $14,867,086
3/28/1980 When Time Ran Out... Shelby Gilmore  $3,763,988 $0 $3,763,988
6/9/1978 Damien: Omen II Richard Thorn  $24,000,000 $0 $24,000,000
1/1/1976 Network Max Schumacher, USB President of News Division  $23,689,877 $0 $23,689,877
12/17/1974 Towering Inferno James Duncan  $116,000,000 $23,700,000 $139,700,000
6/18/1969 The Wild Bunch Pike Bishop  $509,424 $0 $509,424
1/1/1968 The Devil's Brigade Lt. Col. Robert T. Frederick  $8,000,000 $0 $8,000,000
4/28/1967 Casino Royale Ransome  $22,744,718 $19,000,000 $41,744,718
12/18/1957 The Bridge on the River Kwai Commander/Major Shears  $33,300,000 $0 $33,300,000
1/1/1955 Love Is a Many-Splendored Thing Mark Elliott  $10,000,000 $29,693 $10,029,693
10/15/1954 Sabrina   $0 $0 $0
Movies: 12Totals:$256,875,093$42,729,693$299,604,786
  Averages:$21,406,258$3,560,808$24,967,066

Leading or Lead Ensemble Roles


Release
Date
TitleOpening
Weekend
Box Office
Max
Theater
Count
Domestic
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
Domestic
Share
1/13/1998 Sunset Boulevard $0 0 $0 $0 0.0%
6/9/1978 Damien: Omen II $3,880,880 525 $24,000,000 $24,000,000 100.0%
Movies: 2Totals:  $24,000,000$24,000,000 
 Averages:$1,940,440263$12,000,000$12,000,000100.0%

Latest Ranking on All Acting Box Office Record Lists


RecordRankAmount
Top 100 Stars in Leading Roles at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 2,001-2,100) 2,087 $24,000,000
Top Live Action Stars at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 5,201-5,300) 5,287 $256,875,093
Top Above the Line Stars at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 4,201-4,300) 4,254 $24,000,000
Top Stars at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 5,901-6,000) 5,923 $256,875,093
Top Live Action Stars at the International Box Office (Rank 25,501-25,600) 25,517 $42,729,693
Top Stars at the International Box Office (Rank 27,301-27,400) 27,341 $42,729,693
Top 100 Stars in Leading Roles at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 2,501-2,600) 2,572 $24,000,000
Top Live Action Stars at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 10,601-10,700) 10,669 $299,604,786
Top Above the Line Stars at the Wordwide Box Office (Rank 5,301-5,400) 5,338 $24,000,000
Top Stars at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 11,701-11,800) 11,792 $299,604,786
Highest Grossing Stars of 1980 at the Domestic Box Office 76 80
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Original Screenplay Movies (Rank 1,401-1,500) 1,403 $24,000,000
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Original Screenplay Movies (Rank 1,701-1,800) 1,734 $24,000,000
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Live Action Movies (Rank 1,801-1,900) 1,825 $24,000,000
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Live Action Movies (Rank 2,201-2,300) 2,283 $24,000,000
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Contemporary Fiction Movies (Rank 1,201-1,300) 1,206 $24,000,000
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Contemporary Fiction Movies (Rank 1,501-1,600) 1,506 $24,000,000
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Horror Movies (Rank 201-300) 210 $24,000,000
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Horror Movies (Rank 201-300) 274 $24,000,000
Top Domestic Leading Stars for 20th Century Fox Movies (Rank 401-500) 475 $24,000,000
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for 20th Century Fox Movies (Rank 501-600) 511 $24,000,000


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