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James Frain

Best known as an Actor based on credits in that role in 14 films, with $949,913,456 worldwide aggregate box office (rank #3,234)
Best-known acting roles: Jarvis (Tron: Legacy), Barret (The Lone Ranger), Villefort (The Count of Monte Cristo), Forney Hall (Where the Heart Is), Alvaro de la Quadra (Elizabeth)
Most productive collaborators: Johnny Depp, Gore Verbinski, Armie Hammer, Justin Haythe, William Fichtner

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Career Summary


  MoviesDomestic
Box Office
International
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
As an ActorSupporting5$151,954,469$226,573,570$378,528,039
Lead Ensemble Member1$172,062,763$228,000,000$400,062,763
(Unclassified)8$118,685,538$52,637,116$171,322,654

Career Trend

This graph shows James Frain’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


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All Acting Credits


Release
Date
TitleRoleDomestic
Box Office
International
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
1/27/2015 Born of War Simon  $0 $0 $0
1/5/2014 Transit   $0 $185,984 $185,984
7/2/2013 The Lone Ranger Barret  $89,302,115 $170,700,000 $260,002,115
12/17/2010 Tron: Legacy Jarvis  $172,062,763 $228,000,000 $400,062,763
12/4/2009 Everybody's Fine   $9,208,876 $3,805,627 $13,014,503
6/13/2008 Quid Pro Quo   $11,864 $0 $11,864
9/30/2005 Into the Blue Reyes  $18,782,227 $23,200,000 $41,982,227
1/25/2002 The Count of Monte Cristo Villefort  $54,228,104 $21,160,986 $75,389,090
4/28/2000 Where the Heart Is Forney Hall  $33,771,174 $7,090,880 $40,862,054
2/25/2000 Reindeer Games Nick  $23,360,779 $0 $23,360,779
12/24/1999 Titus Bassianus  $1,921,350 $999,266 $2,920,616
12/17/1999 Sunshine Gustave Sonnenschein  $5,095,981 $0 $5,095,981
12/30/1998 Hilary and Jackie Danny  $4,874,838 $0 $4,874,838
11/6/1998 Elizabeth Alvaro de la Quadra  $30,082,699 $52,067,943 $82,150,642
Movies: 14Totals:$442,702,770$507,210,686$949,913,456
  Averages:$31,621,626$36,229,335$67,850,961

Leading or Lead Ensemble Roles


Release
Date
TitleOpening
Weekend
Box Office
Max
Theater
Count
Domestic
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
Domestic
Share
12/17/2010 Tron: Legacy $44,026,211 3,451 $172,062,763 $400,062,763 43.0%
Movies: 1Totals:  $172,062,763$400,062,763 
 Averages:$44,026,2113,451$172,062,763$400,062,76343.0%

Supporting Roles


Release
Date
TitleOpening
Weekend
Box Office
Max
Theater
Count
Domestic
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
Domestic
Share
1/27/2015 Born of War $0 0 $0 $0 0.0%
7/2/2013 The Lone Ranger $29,210,849 3,904 $89,302,115 $260,002,115 34.3%
12/4/2009 Everybody's Fine $3,852,068 2,141 $9,208,876 $13,014,503 70.8%
2/25/2000 Reindeer Games $8,128,356 2,205 $23,360,779 $23,360,779 100.0%
11/6/1998 Elizabeth $275,131 624 $30,082,699 $82,150,642 36.6%
Movies: 5Totals:  $151,954,469$378,528,039 
 Averages:$8,293,2811,775$30,390,894$75,705,60860.4%

Latest Ranking on All Acting Box Office Record Lists


RecordRankAmount
Top 100 Stars in Leading Roles at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 801-900) 834 $172,062,763
Top 100 Stars in Supporting Roles at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 9,501-9,600) 9,593 $151,954,469
Top Live Action Stars at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 2,501-2,600) 2,536 $442,702,770
Top Above the Line Stars at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 1,501-1,600) 1,588 $225,506,241
Top Below the Line Stars at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 14,401-14,500) 14,414 $89,302,115
Top Stars at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 2,901-3,000) 2,933 $442,702,770
Top 100 Stars in Leading Roles at the International Box Office (Rank 701-800) 774 $228,000,000
Top 100 Stars in Supporting Roles at the International Box Office (Rank 7,901-8,000) 7,930 $226,573,570
Top Live Action Stars at the International Box Office (Rank 3,001-3,100) 3,003 $507,024,702
Top Above the Line Stars at the International Box Office (Rank 1,601-1,700) 1,620 $280,067,943
Top Below the Line Stars at the International Box Office (Rank 8,801-8,900) 8,895 $170,700,000
Top Stars at the International Box Office (Rank 3,601-3,700) 3,618 $507,210,686
Top 100 Stars in Leading Roles at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 701-800) 797 $400,062,763
Top 100 Stars in Supporting Roles at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 8,101-8,200) 8,117 $378,528,039
Top Live Action Stars at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 2,701-2,800) 2,722 $949,727,472
Top Above the Line Stars at the Wordwide Box Office (Rank 1,601-1,700) 1,612 $505,574,184
Top Below the Line Stars at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 10,601-10,700) 10,685 $260,002,115
Top Stars at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 3,201-3,300) 3,234 $949,913,456
Highest Grossing Stars of 2010 at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 101-200) 121 89
Highest Grossing Stars of 2011 at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 101-200) 141 89
Highest Grossing Stars of 2012 at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 101-200) 147 89
Highest Grossing Stars of 2010 at the International Box Office (Rank 101-200) 138 86
Highest Grossing Stars of 2011 at the International Box Office (Rank 101-200) 142 86
Highest Grossing Stars of 2012 at the International Box Office (Rank 101-200) 139 86
Highest Grossing Stars of 2010 at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 101-200) 140 87
Highest Grossing Stars of 2011 at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 101-200) 150 87
Highest Grossing Stars of 2012 at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 101-200) 142 87
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Original Screenplay Movies (Rank 401-500) 438 $172,062,763
Top International Leading Stars for Original Screenplay Movies (Rank 401-500) 410 $228,000,000
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Original Screenplay Movies (Rank 401-500) 423 $400,062,763
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Live Action Movies (Rank 601-700) 637 $172,062,763
Top International Leading Stars for Live Action Movies (Rank 501-600) 547 $228,000,000
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Live Action Movies (Rank 501-600) 578 $400,062,763
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Science Fiction Movies 84 $172,062,763
Top International Leading Stars for Science Fiction Movies (Rank 101-200) 117 $228,000,000
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Science Fiction Movies (Rank 101-200) 109 $400,062,763
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Adventure Movies (Rank 301-400) 365 $172,062,763
Top International Leading Stars for Adventure Movies (Rank 301-400) 380 $228,000,000
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Adventure Movies (Rank 301-400) 378 $400,062,763
Top Domestic Leading Stars for PG Movies (Rank 301-400) 304 $172,062,763
Top International Leading Stars for PG Movies (Rank 201-300) 275 $228,000,000
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for PG Movies (Rank 201-300) 284 $400,062,763
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Walt Disney Movies (Rank 201-300) 238 $172,062,763
Top International Leading Stars for Walt Disney Movies (Rank 201-300) 213 $228,000,000
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Walt Disney Movies (Rank 201-300) 231 $400,062,763


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