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David Carradine

Best known as an Actor based on credits in that role in 21 films, with $507,477,417 worldwide aggregate box office (rank #6,988)
Best-known acting roles: Bill (Kill Bill: Volume 2), Bill (Kill Bill: Volume 1), Eugene Sorenson (Bird on a Wire), Cole Younger (The Long Riders), Rawley Wilkes (Lone Wolf McQuade)
Most productive collaborators: Uma Thurman, Quentin Tarantino, Lucy Alexis Liu, Vivica Fox, Lawrence Bender

  1. Summary
  2. Acting Credits
  3. Technical Credits

Career Summary


  MoviesDomestic
Box Office
International
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
As an ActorSupporting6$141,373,703$174,182,542$315,556,245
Lead Ensemble Member1$66,207,920$87,328,062$153,535,982
Cameo1$32,645$0$32,645
Inverviewee1$3,050$0$3,050
Leading1$0$0$0
(Unclassified)11$36,578,818$1,770,677$38,349,495

Career Trend

This graph shows David Carradine’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
1/6/2015 The Misfit Brigade   $0 $0 $0
12/16/2011 Corman's World: Exploits of a Hollywo… Himself  $3,050 $0 $3,050
5/13/2011 Su Qi Er Anton  $80,096 $92,252 $172,348
9/10/2010 Archie's Final Project Jesse Gabriel Vargas  $0 $0 $0
3/24/2009 Big Stan   $0 $1,770,677 $1,770,677
11/14/2008 Camille Cowboy Bob  $3,849 $0 $3,849
8/8/2008 Hell Ride The Deuce  $213,608 $0 $213,608
2/6/2008 How to Rob a Bank Nick  $711 $0 $711
8/4/2006 Hair High Mr. Snerd  $5,342 $0 $5,342
4/16/2004 Kill Bill: Volume 2 Bill  $66,207,920 $87,328,062 $153,535,982
10/10/2003 Kill Bill: Volume 1 Bill  $70,098,138 $106,371,290 $176,469,428
5/18/1990 Bird on a Wire Eugene Sorenson  $70,978,012 $67,719,000 $138,697,012
9/7/1984 The Warrior and the Sorceress Kain  $2,886,225 $0 $2,886,225
4/15/1983 Lone Wolf McQuade Rawley Wilkes  $12,232,628 $0 $12,232,628
11/19/1982 Q Detective Shepard  $255,000 $0 $255,000
5/16/1980 The Long Riders Cole Younger  $15,198,912 $0 $15,198,912
3/10/1978 Gray Lady Down   $0 $0 $0
6/8/1977 Thunder & Lightning Harley Thomas  $6,000,000 $0 $6,000,000
7/1/1976 Cannonball! Coy 'Cannonball' Buckman  $0 $0 $0
4/1/1975 Death Race 2000 Frankenstein  $0 $0 $0
10/2/1973 Mean Streets Drunk  $32,645 $0 $32,645
Movies: 21Totals:$244,196,136$263,281,281$507,477,417
  Averages:$11,628,387$12,537,204$24,165,591

Leading or Lead Ensemble Roles


Release
Date
TitleOpening
Weekend
Box Office
Max
Theater
Count
Domestic
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
Domestic
Share
4/16/2004 Kill Bill: Volume 2 $25,104,949 3,073 $66,207,920 $153,535,982 43.1%
3/10/1978 Gray Lady Down $0 0 $0 $0 0.0%
Movies: 2Totals:  $66,207,920$153,535,982 
 Averages:$12,552,4751,537$33,103,960$76,767,99143.1%

Supporting Roles


Release
Date
TitleOpening
Weekend
Box Office
Max
Theater
Count
Domestic
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
Domestic
Share
5/13/2011 Su Qi Er $17,857 9 $80,096 $172,348 46.5%
9/10/2010 Archie's Final Project $0 0 $0 $0 0.0%
11/14/2008 Camille $3,849 10 $3,849 $3,849 100.0%
8/8/2008 Hell Ride $100,164 82 $213,608 $213,608 100.0%
10/10/2003 Kill Bill: Volume 1 $22,089,322 3,102 $70,098,138 $176,469,428 39.7%
5/18/1990 Bird on a Wire $15,338,160 2,008 $70,978,012 $138,697,012 51.2%
Movies: 6Totals:  $141,373,703$315,556,245 
 Averages:$6,258,225869$23,562,284$52,592,70867.5%

Latest Ranking on All Acting Box Office Record Lists


RecordRankAmount
Top 100 Stars in Leading Roles at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 1,401-1,500) 1,405 $66,207,920
Top 100 Stars in Supporting Roles at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 10,201-10,300) 10,241 $141,373,703
Top Live Action Stars at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 5,601-5,700) 5,681 $244,158,149
Top Above the Line Stars at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 2,201-2,300) 2,259 $141,159,296
Top Stars in Cameo Roles at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 1,501-1,600) 1,548 $32,645
Top Stars at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 6,301-6,400) 6,367 $244,196,136
Top 100 Stars in Leading Roles at the International Box Office (Rank 1,201-1,300) 1,273 $87,328,062
Top 100 Stars in Supporting Roles at the International Box Office (Rank 10,201-10,300) 10,253 $174,182,542
Top Live Action Stars at the International Box Office (Rank 6,601-6,700) 6,639 $263,281,281
Top Above the Line Stars at the International Box Office (Rank 2,101-2,200) 2,193 $174,182,542
Top Stars at the International Box Office (Rank 7,601-7,700) 7,606 $263,281,281
Top 100 Stars in Leading Roles at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 1,301-1,400) 1,357 $153,535,982
Top 100 Stars in Supporting Roles at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 10,001-10,100) 10,016 $315,556,245
Top Live Action Stars at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 6,101-6,200) 6,122 $507,439,430
Top Above the Line Stars at the Wordwide Box Office (Rank 2,101-2,200) 2,186 $315,341,838
Top Stars in Cameo Roles at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 1,501-1,600) 1,575 $32,645
Top Stars at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 6,901-7,000) 6,988 $507,477,417
Highest Grossing Stars of 2004 at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 101-200) 197 57
Highest Grossing Stars of 2005 at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 201-300) 208 57
Highest Grossing Stars of 2006 at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 101-200) 183 57
Highest Grossing Stars of 2004 at the International Box Office (Rank 101-200) 148 70
Highest Grossing Stars of 2005 at the International Box Office (Rank 101-200) 151 70
Highest Grossing Stars of 2006 at the International Box Office (Rank 101-200) 137 70
Highest Grossing Stars of 2004 at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 101-200) 183 65
Highest Grossing Stars of 2005 at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 101-200) 181 65
Highest Grossing Stars of 2006 at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 101-200) 158 65
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Original Screenplay Movies (Rank 801-900) 840 $66,207,920
Top International Leading Stars for Original Screenplay Movies (Rank 701-800) 782 $87,328,062
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Original Screenplay Movies (Rank 801-900) 811 $153,535,982
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Live Action Movies (Rank 1,101-1,200) 1,154 $66,207,920
Top International Leading Stars for Live Action Movies (Rank 1,001-1,100) 1,003 $87,328,062
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Live Action Movies (Rank 1,101-1,200) 1,104 $153,535,982
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Contemporary Fiction Movies (Rank 701-800) 712 $66,207,920
Top International Leading Stars for Contemporary Fiction Movies (Rank 501-600) 558 $87,328,062
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Contemporary Fiction Movies (Rank 601-700) 638 $153,535,982
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Action Movies (Rank 301-400) 343 $66,207,920
Top International Leading Stars for Action Movies (Rank 301-400) 399 $87,328,062
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Action Movies (Rank 301-400) 381 $153,535,982
Top Domestic Leading Stars for R Movies (Rank 501-600) 543 $66,207,920
Top International Leading Stars for R Movies (Rank 401-500) 434 $87,328,062
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for R Movies (Rank 401-500) 493 $153,535,982


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