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Jackie Gleason

Best known as an Actor based on credits in that role in 8 films, with $293,259,183 worldwide aggregate box office (rank #12,010)
Best-known acting roles: Sheriff Buford T. Justice (Smokey and the Bandit), Sheriff Buford T. Justice/Gaylord Justice/Reginald Van Justice (Smokey and the Bandit II), Ulysses Simpson 'U.S.' Bates (The Toy), Max Basner (Nothing in Common), Buford T. Justice (Smokey and the Bandit III)
Most productive collaborators: Tom Hanks, Alexandra Rose, Eva Marie Saint, Rick Podell, Hector Elizondo

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Career Summary


  MoviesDomestic
Box Office
International
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
As an ActorLeading1$32,324,000$0$32,324,000
(Unclassified)7$260,935,183$0$260,935,183

Career Trend

This graph shows Jackie Gleason’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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Release
Date
TitleRoleDomestic
Box Office
International
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
4/25/2017 Papa’s Delicate Condition   $0 $0 $0
7/30/1986 Nothing in Common Max Basner  $32,324,000 $0 $32,324,000
8/12/1983 Smokey and the Bandit III Buford T. Justice  $7,000,000 $0 $7,000,000
2/18/1983 The Sting II Gondorff  $6,347,072 $0 $6,347,072
12/10/1982 The Toy Ulysses Simpson 'U.S.' Bates  $47,118,057 $0 $47,118,057
8/15/1980 Smokey and the Bandit II Sheriff Buford T. Justice/Gaylord Justice/Reginald Van Justice  $66,132,626 $0 $66,132,626
5/27/1977 Smokey and the Bandit Sheriff Buford T. Justice  $126,737,428 $0 $126,737,428
9/25/1961 The Hustler Minnesota Fats  $7,600,000 $0 $7,600,000
Movies: 8Totals:$293,259,183$0$293,259,183
  Averages:$36,657,398$0$36,657,398

Leading or Lead Ensemble Roles


Release
Date
TitleOpening
Weekend
Box Office
Max
Theater
Count
Domestic
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
Domestic
Share
7/30/1986 Nothing in Common $3,279,650 980 $32,324,000 $32,324,000 100.0%
Movies: 1Totals:  $32,324,000$32,324,000 
 Averages:$3,279,650980$32,324,000$32,324,000100.0%

Latest Ranking on All Acting Box Office Record Lists


RecordRankAmount
Top 100 Stars in Leading Roles at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 1,901-2,000) 1,906 $32,324,000
Top Live Action Stars at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 4,401-4,500) 4,480 $293,259,183
Top Above the Line Stars at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 3,901-4,000) 3,903 $32,324,000
Top Stars at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 5,001-5,100) 5,016 $293,259,183
Top 100 Stars in Leading Roles at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 2,301-2,400) 2,354 $32,324,000
Top Live Action Stars at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 10,801-10,900) 10,891 $293,259,183
Top Above the Line Stars at the Wordwide Box Office (Rank 4,901-5,000) 4,908 $32,324,000
Top Stars at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 12,001-12,100) 12,010 $293,259,183
Highest Grossing Stars of 1986 at the Domestic Box Office 99 70
Highest Grossing Stars of 1987 at the Domestic Box Office 94 70
Highest Grossing Stars of 1988 at the Domestic Box Office 88 70
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Original Screenplay Movies (Rank 1,201-1,300) 1,272 $32,324,000
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Original Screenplay Movies (Rank 1,501-1,600) 1,564 $32,324,000
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Live Action Movies (Rank 1,601-1,700) 1,647 $32,324,000
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Live Action Movies (Rank 2,001-2,100) 2,080 $32,324,000
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Contemporary Fiction Movies (Rank 1,001-1,100) 1,090 $32,324,000
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Contemporary Fiction Movies (Rank 1,301-1,400) 1,360 $32,324,000
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Comedy Movies (Rank 601-700) 609 $32,324,000
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Comedy Movies (Rank 701-800) 728 $32,324,000
Top Domestic Leading Stars for PG Movies (Rank 701-800) 744 $32,324,000
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for PG Movies (Rank 701-800) 794 $32,324,000


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