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Josh Charles

Best known as an Actor based on credits in that role in 20 films, with $641,881,946 worldwide aggregate box office (rank #5,397)
Best-known acting roles: T.J. McCabe (S.W.A.T.), Detective Fowler (Four Brothers), Knox Overstreet (Dead Poets Society), Chris (Whiskey Tango Foxtrot), Bryan (Don't Tell Mom the Babysitter's Dead)
Most productive collaborators: Clark Johnson, Samuel L. Jackson, Colin Farrell, David Ayer, Michelle Rodriguez

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Career Summary


  MoviesDomestic
Box Office
International
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
As an ActorSupporting7$221,967,041$113,852,880$335,819,921
Leading2$25,209$39,238$64,447
(Unclassified)11$159,857,694$146,139,884$305,997,578

Latest Ranking on Selected Box Office Record Lists


Limited and VOD Releases: Farewell to Loved Limited Releases

May 12th, 2017

Hounds of Love

It is a busy week for limited releases. Not only are there are lot of films coming out, but most of them have a sizable number of reviews on Rotten Tomatoes, suggesting there is at least some buzz. Unfortunately, a number of these movies are earning reviews that are mixed, or worse. Furthermore, there are many that are playing in too many theaters for limited release or playing on VOD, neither of which will help their box office chances. As for top picks, I would see Stefan Zweig: Farewell to Europe in theaters or Hounds of Love on Video on Demand. More...

Limited Releases: Skeleton Key to Box Office Success

September 12th, 2014

The Skeleton Twins poster

There's a large number of limited releases, including a few that are earning good reviews and strong buzz. One of these is The Drop, but it is opening in too many theaters and I think that will hurt it at the box office. If I were to guess, The Skeleton Twins will be the biggest hit on this week's list. More...

All Acting Credits


Release
Date
TitleRoleDomestic
Box Office
International
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
5/10/2017 The Drowning Tom  $0 $0 $0
4/14/2017 Norman: The Moderate Rise and Tragic … Arthur Taub  $3,814,868 $1,910,367 $5,725,235
3/4/2016 Whiskey Tango Foxtrot Chris  $23,083,334 $1,832,635 $24,915,969
12/31/2015 Oppenheimer Strategies   $0 $0 $0
10/23/2015 I Smile Back Bruce Brooks  $58,738 $0 $58,738
10/2/2015 Freeheld Bryan Kelder  $546,201 $1,186,027 $1,732,228
9/12/2014 Bird People Gary  $25,209 $39,238 $64,447
7/31/2007 The Darwin Awards   $0 $0 $0
5/11/2007 The Ex   $3,091,922 $646,700 $3,738,622
8/12/2005 Four Brothers Detective Fowler  $74,494,381 $18,000,000 $92,494,381
5/7/2004 Seeing Other People Lou  $87,923 $0 $87,923
8/8/2003 S.W.A.T. T.J. McCabe  $116,877,597 $90,277,151 $207,154,748
7/14/1999 Muppets From Space Agent Barker  $16,304,786 $0 $16,304,786
12/1/1995 Things to Do in Denver when You're Dead Bruce  $529,766 $0 $529,766
9/15/1995 Coldblooded Randy  $8,423 $0 $8,423
4/8/1994 Threesome Eddy  $14,793,701 $0 $14,793,701
9/11/1992 Crossing the Bridge Mort Golden  $479,676 $0 $479,676
6/7/1991 Don't Tell Mom the Babysitter's Dead Bryan  $25,122,195 $0 $25,122,195
6/2/1989 Dead Poets Society Knox Overstreet  $95,860,116 $143,639,884 $239,500,000
2/26/1988 Hairspray Iggy  $6,671,108 $2,500,000 $9,171,108
Movies: 20Totals:$381,849,944$260,032,002$641,881,946
  Averages:$19,092,497$13,001,600$32,094,097

Leading or Lead Ensemble Roles


Release
Date
TitleOpening
Weekend
Box Office
Max
Theater
Count
Domestic
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
Domestic
Share
5/10/2017 The Drowning $0 0 $0 $0 0.0%
9/12/2014 Bird People $7,443 7 $25,209 $64,447 39.1%
Movies: 2Totals:  $25,209$64,447 
 Averages:$3,7224$12,605$32,22439.1%

Supporting Roles


Release
Date
TitleOpening
Weekend
Box Office
Max
Theater
Count
Domestic
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
Domestic
Share
4/14/2017 Norman: The Moderate Rise and Tragic … $99,211 373 $3,814,868 $5,725,235 66.6%
3/4/2016 Whiskey Tango Foxtrot $7,450,275 2,413 $23,083,334 $24,915,969 92.6%
10/23/2015 I Smile Back $15,758 18 $58,738 $58,738 100.0%
10/2/2015 Freeheld $37,983 148 $546,201 $1,732,228 31.5%
5/11/2007 The Ex $1,394,229 1,009 $3,091,922 $3,738,622 82.7%
8/12/2005 Four Brothers $21,176,925 2,649 $74,494,381 $92,494,381 80.5%
8/8/2003 S.W.A.T. $37,062,535 3,220 $116,877,597 $207,154,748 56.4%
Movies: 7Totals:  $221,967,041$335,819,921 
 Averages:$9,605,2741,404$31,709,577$47,974,27472.9%

Latest Ranking on All Acting Box Office Record Lists


RecordRankAmount
Top 100 Stars in Leading Roles at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 5,101-5,200) 5,171 $25,209
Top 100 Stars in Supporting Roles at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 5,901-6,000) 5,901 $221,967,041
Top Live Action Stars at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 3,001-3,100) 3,055 $381,849,944
Top Above the Line Stars at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 1,701-1,800) 1,796 $195,270,793
Top Below the Line Stars at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 33,901-34,000) 33,952 $23,629,535
Top Stars at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 3,401-3,500) 3,488 $381,849,944
Top 100 Stars in Leading Roles at the International Box Office (Rank 4,101-4,200) 4,142 $39,238
Top 100 Stars in Supporting Roles at the International Box Office (Rank 14,201-14,300) 14,269 $113,852,880
Top Live Action Stars at the International Box Office (Rank 6,501-6,600) 6,544 $260,032,002
Top Above the Line Stars at the International Box Office (Rank 2,601-2,700) 2,696 $110,226,756
Top Below the Line Stars at the International Box Office (Rank 36,301-36,400) 36,381 $3,018,662
Top Stars at the International Box Office (Rank 7,401-7,500) 7,492 $260,032,002
Top 100 Stars in Leading Roles at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 5,301-5,400) 5,336 $64,447
Top 100 Stars in Supporting Roles at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 9,201-9,300) 9,275 $335,819,921
Top Live Action Stars at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 4,601-4,700) 4,689 $641,881,946
Top Above the Line Stars at the Wordwide Box Office (Rank 2,101-2,200) 2,188 $305,497,549
Top Below the Line Stars at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 36,901-37,000) 36,911 $26,648,197
Top Stars at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 5,301-5,400) 5,397 $641,881,946
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Original Screenplay Movies (Rank 3,701-3,800) 3,715 $25,209
Top International Leading Stars for Original Screenplay Movies (Rank 3,001-3,100) 3,012 $39,238
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Original Screenplay Movies (Rank 3,801-3,900) 3,827 $64,447
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Live Action Movies (Rank 4,701-4,800) 4,763 $25,209
Top International Leading Stars for Live Action Movies (Rank 3,801-3,900) 3,809 $39,238
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Live Action Movies (Rank 4,901-5,000) 4,904 $64,447
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Fantasy Movies (Rank 701-800) 778 $25,209
Top International Leading Stars for Fantasy Movies (Rank 701-800) 722 $39,238
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Fantasy Movies (Rank 801-900) 859 $64,447
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Drama Movies (Rank 2,201-2,300) 2,292 $25,209
Top International Leading Stars for Drama Movies (Rank 1,701-1,800) 1,715 $39,238
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Drama Movies (Rank 2,201-2,300) 2,276 $64,447
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Not Rated Movies (Rank 1,201-1,300) 1,296 $25,209
Top International Leading Stars for Not Rated Movies (Rank 1,101-1,200) 1,144 $39,238
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Not Rated Movies (Rank 1,401-1,500) 1,466 $64,447


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