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Hume Cronyn

Best known as an Actor based on credits in that role in 16 films, with $506,063,137 worldwide aggregate box office (rank #6,843)
Best-known acting roles: Supreme Court Justice Rosenberg (The Pelican Brief), Joe Finley (Cocoon), Rupert Horn (Brewster's Millions), Frank (*batteries not included), Mr. Fields (The World According to Garp)
Most productive collaborators: Julia Roberts, Alan J. Pakula, Denzel Washington, John Grisham, Tony Goldwyn

  1. Summary
  2. Acting Credits
  3. Technical Credits

Career Summary


  MoviesDomestic
Box Office
International
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
As an ActorSupporting3$113,822,354$87,227,803$201,050,157
Lead Ensemble Member1$76,257,348$0$76,257,348
Leading1$32,945,797$0$32,945,797
(Unclassified)11$176,809,835$19,000,000$195,809,835

Career Trend

This graph shows Hume Cronyn’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
6/11/2004 Broadway: The Golden Age, by the Lege… Himself  $353,580 $0 $353,580
12/20/1996 Marvin's Room Marvin  $12,803,305 $0 $12,803,305
11/25/1994 Camilla Ewald  $250,993 $0 $250,993
12/17/1993 The Pelican Brief Supreme Court Justice Rosenberg  $100,768,056 $87,227,803 $187,995,859
11/23/1988 Cocoon: The Return Joseph 'Joe' Finley  $18,924,919 $0 $18,924,919
12/18/1987 *batteries not included Frank   $32,945,797 $0 $32,945,797
6/21/1985 Cocoon Joe Finley  $76,257,348 $0 $76,257,348
5/22/1985 Brewster's Millions Rupert Horn  $40,800,000 $5,000,000 $45,800,000
9/28/1984 Impulse Dr. Carr  $2,766,716 $0 $2,766,716
7/23/1982 The World According to Garp Mr. Fields  $30,207,324 $0 $30,207,324
12/11/1981 Rollover Maxwell Emery  $10,217,873 $0 $10,217,873
8/21/1981 Honky Tonk Freeway Sherm  $939,423 $0 $939,423
11/18/1969 The Arrangement Arthur  $0 $0 $0
6/12/1963 Cleopatra Sosigenes  $57,000,000 $14,000,000 $71,000,000
1/1/1946 The Postman Always Rings Twice Arthur Keats  $12,000,000 $0 $12,000,000
1/1/1946 Ziegfeld Follies Monty  $3,600,000 $0 $3,600,000
Movies: 16Totals:$399,835,334$106,227,803$506,063,137
  Averages:$24,989,708$6,639,238$31,628,946

Leading or Lead Ensemble Roles


Release
Date
TitleOpening
Weekend
Box Office
Max
Theater
Count
Domestic
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
Domestic
Share
12/18/1987 *batteries not included $3,326,530 1,367 $32,945,797 $32,945,797 100.0%
6/21/1985 Cocoon $7,936,427 1,163 $76,257,348 $76,257,348 100.0%
Movies: 2Totals:  $109,203,145$109,203,145 
 Averages:$5,631,4791,265$54,601,573$54,601,573100.0%

Supporting Roles


Release
Date
TitleOpening
Weekend
Box Office
Max
Theater
Count
Domestic
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
Domestic
Share
12/20/1996 Marvin's Room $59,739 1,158 $12,803,305 $12,803,305 100.0%
11/25/1994 Camilla $0 14 $250,993 $250,993 100.0%
12/17/1993 The Pelican Brief $16,864,404 2,022 $100,768,056 $187,995,859 53.6%
Movies: 3Totals:  $113,822,354$201,050,157 
 Averages:$5,641,3811,065$37,940,785$67,016,71984.5%

Latest Ranking on All Acting Box Office Record Lists


RecordRankAmount
Top 100 Stars in Leading Roles at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 1,001-1,100) 1,067 $109,203,145
Top 100 Stars in Supporting Roles at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 12,701-12,800) 12,799 $113,822,354
Top Live Action Stars at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 2,901-3,000) 2,923 $399,835,334
Top Above the Line Stars at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 1,601-1,700) 1,679 $209,971,201
Top Below the Line Stars at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 38,601-38,700) 38,629 $12,803,305
Top Stars at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 3,301-3,400) 3,339 $399,835,334
Top 100 Stars in Supporting Roles at the International Box Office (Rank 17,601-17,700) 17,648 $87,227,803
Top Live Action Stars at the International Box Office (Rank 14,701-14,800) 14,719 $106,227,803
Top Above the Line Stars at the International Box Office (Rank 2,901-3,000) 2,959 $87,227,803
Top Stars at the International Box Office (Rank 16,101-16,200) 16,117 $106,227,803
Top 100 Stars in Leading Roles at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 1,401-1,500) 1,498 $109,203,145
Top 100 Stars in Supporting Roles at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 15,301-15,400) 15,337 $201,050,157
Top Live Action Stars at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 6,001-6,100) 6,016 $506,063,137
Top Above the Line Stars at the Wordwide Box Office (Rank 2,201-2,300) 2,229 $297,199,004
Top Below the Line Stars at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 41,001-41,100) 41,043 $12,803,305
Top Stars at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 6,801-6,900) 6,843 $506,063,137
Highest Grossing Stars of 1985 at the Domestic Box Office 51 94
Highest Grossing Stars of 1986 at the Domestic Box Office 58 94
Highest Grossing Stars of 1987 at the Domestic Box Office 32 159
Highest Grossing Stars of 1988 at the Domestic Box Office 94 65
Highest Grossing Stars of 1989 at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 101-200) 101 65
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Original Screenplay Movies (Rank 1,201-1,300) 1,268 $32,945,797
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Based on Fiction Book/Short Story Movies (Rank 301-400) 371 $76,257,348
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Original Screenplay Movies (Rank 1,501-1,600) 1,546 $32,945,797
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Based on Fiction Book/Short Story Movies (Rank 501-600) 543 $76,257,348
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Live Action Movies (Rank 801-900) 848 $109,203,145
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Live Action Movies (Rank 1,201-1,300) 1,240 $109,203,145
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Science Fiction Movies (Rank 101-200) 139 $109,203,145
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Science Fiction Movies (Rank 201-300) 248 $109,203,145
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Adventure Movies (Rank 501-600) 572 $76,257,348
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Comedy Movies (Rank 601-700) 605 $32,945,797
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Adventure Movies (Rank 701-800) 769 $76,257,348
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Comedy Movies (Rank 701-800) 724 $32,945,797
Top Domestic Leading Stars for PG-13 Movies (Rank 601-700) 660 $76,257,348
Top Domestic Leading Stars for PG Movies (Rank 701-800) 743 $32,945,797
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for PG-13 Movies (Rank 801-900) 877 $76,257,348
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for PG Movies (Rank 701-800) 789 $32,945,797
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Universal Movies (Rank 401-500) 422 $32,945,797
Top Domestic Leading Stars for 20th Century Fox Movies (Rank 201-300) 291 $76,257,348
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Universal Movies (Rank 401-500) 457 $32,945,797
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for 20th Century Fox Movies (Rank 301-400) 376 $76,257,348


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