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Nigel Hawthorne

Best known as an Actor based on credits in that role in 16 films, with $978,043,349 worldwide aggregate box office (rank #3,129)
Best-known acting roles: Professor Porter (Tarzan), Dr. Raymond Cocteau (Demolition Man), Martin Van Buren (Amistad), Lord Covington (Madeline), Rodney Fraser (The Object of my Affection)
Most productive collaborators: Brian Blessed, Kevin Lima, Glenn Close, Chirs Buck, Minnie Driver

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Career Summary


  MoviesDomestic
Box Office
International
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
As an ActorSupporting5$276,633,704$393,651,989$670,285,693
Leading1$15,122,669$0$15,122,669
(Unclassified)10$217,634,987$75,000,000$292,634,987

Career Trend

This graph shows Nigel Hawthorne’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


Featured Blu-ray Review: Tarzan

August 10th, 2014

By the time Tarzan came out, Disney's animation studio was off its recent peak and had been overtaken by Pixar as the king of animated films. Tarzan did manage to open in first place, but it was the most expensive animated film of all time when it came out, while its box office numbers were only good in comparison. Now that the film is coming out on Blu-ray, is it worth picking up? More...

Featured Blu-ray review - Amistad

May 5th, 2014

I don't think it is unfair to call Amistad Oscar-bait. It is a film based on a powerful real life story that came out in theaters in December, right in the heart of Oscar season. However, it didn't live up to expectations, either with critics or at the box office. It did pick up four Oscar nominations, but it failed to convert any of those into wins. Then again, "Not quite good enough for Oscars." is hardly a damning statement. Was the movie hurt by unrealistic expectations? Has it aged well in the years since it came out? And is the Blu-ray worth picking up? More...

All Acting Credits


Release
Date
TitleRoleDomestic
Box Office
International
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
6/16/1999 Tarzan Professor Porter  $171,091,819 $277,100,000 $448,191,819
6/5/1999 At Sachem Farm Uncle Cullen  $5,000 $0 $5,000
4/30/1999 The Winslow Boy Arthur Winslow  $4,058,350 $0 $4,058,350
7/10/1998 Madeline Lord Covington  $29,858,048 $0 $29,858,048
4/17/1998 The Object of my Affection Rodney Fraser  $29,145,924 $0 $29,145,924
12/12/1997 Amistad Martin Van Buren  $44,212,592 $14,037,559 $58,250,151
10/25/1996 Twelfth Night: Or What You Will Malvolio  $588,621 $0 $588,621
12/29/1995 Richard III Clarence  $2,684,904 $1,514,430 $4,199,334
12/28/1994 The Madness of King George George III  $15,122,669 $0 $15,122,669
10/8/1993 Demolition Man Dr. Raymond Cocteau  $58,055,768 $101,000,000 $159,055,768
8/28/1992 Freddie as F.R.O.7 Brigadier G  $1,000,000 $0 $1,000,000
2/14/1986 Turtle Diary The Publisher  $2,053,364 $0 $2,053,364
7/24/1985 The Black Cauldron Fflewddur Fflam  $21,288,692 $0 $21,288,692
12/8/1982 Gandhi Kinnoch  $52,767,889 $75,000,000 $127,767,889
6/18/1982 Firefox Pyotr Baranovich  $45,785,720 $0 $45,785,720
6/12/1981 History of the World: Part I Citizen Official  $31,672,000 $0 $31,672,000
Movies: 16Totals:$509,391,360$468,651,989$978,043,349
  Averages:$31,836,960$29,290,749$61,127,709

Leading or Lead Ensemble Roles


Release
Date
TitleOpening
Weekend
Box Office
Max
Theater
Count
Domestic
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
Domestic
Share
12/28/1994 The Madness of King George $65,226 464 $15,122,669 $15,122,669 100.0%
Movies: 1Totals:  $15,122,669$15,122,669 
 Averages:$65,226464$15,122,669$15,122,669100.0%

Supporting Roles


Release
Date
TitleOpening
Weekend
Box Office
Max
Theater
Count
Domestic
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
Domestic
Share
6/16/1999 Tarzan $34,221,968 3,131 $171,091,819 $448,191,819 38.2%
12/12/1997 Amistad $4,573,523 1,019 $44,212,592 $58,250,151 75.9%
10/25/1996 Twelfth Night: Or What You Will $0 31 $588,621 $588,621 100.0%
12/29/1995 Richard III $91,915 130 $2,684,904 $4,199,334 63.9%
10/8/1993 Demolition Man $14,262,432 2,258 $58,055,768 $159,055,768 36.5%
Movies: 5Totals:  $276,633,704$670,285,693 
 Averages:$10,629,9681,314$55,326,741$134,057,13962.9%

Latest Ranking on All Acting Box Office Record Lists


RecordRankAmount
Top 100 Stars in Leading Roles at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 2,301-2,400) 2,350 $15,122,669
Top 100 Stars in Supporting Roles at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 4,501-4,600) 4,540 $276,633,704
Top Live Action Stars at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 4,101-4,200) 4,183 $317,010,849
Top Above the Line Stars at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 1,601-1,700) 1,654 $218,577,936
Top Stars at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 2,501-2,600) 2,522 $509,391,360
Top 100 Stars in Supporting Roles at the International Box Office (Rank 4,201-4,300) 4,252 $393,651,989
Top Live Action Stars at the International Box Office (Rank 9,101-9,200) 9,174 $191,551,989
Top Above the Line Stars at the International Box Office (Rank 1,501-1,600) 1,570 $292,651,989
Top Stars at the International Box Office (Rank 3,901-4,000) 3,955 $468,651,989
Top 100 Stars in Leading Roles at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 2,901-3,000) 2,946 $15,122,669
Top 100 Stars in Supporting Roles at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 4,401-4,500) 4,425 $670,285,693
Top Live Action Stars at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 6,101-6,200) 6,102 $508,562,838
Top Above the Line Stars at the Wordwide Box Office (Rank 1,601-1,700) 1,619 $511,229,925
Top Stars at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 3,101-3,200) 3,129 $978,043,349
Highest Grossing Stars of 1994 at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 101-200) 181 8
Highest Grossing Stars of 1995 at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 101-200) 173 8
Highest Grossing Stars of 1996 at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 101-200) 171 8
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Based on Play Movies 94 $15,122,669
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Based on Play Movies (Rank 101-200) 119 $15,122,669
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Live Action Movies (Rank 2,001-2,100) 2,077 $15,122,669
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Live Action Movies (Rank 2,601-2,700) 2,622 $15,122,669
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Dramatization Movies (Rank 201-300) 288 $15,122,669
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Dramatization Movies (Rank 301-400) 374 $15,122,669
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Drama Movies (Rank 601-700) 682 $15,122,669
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Drama Movies (Rank 901-1,000) 948 $15,122,669
Top Domestic Leading Stars for PG-13 Movies (Rank 1,201-1,300) 1,229 $15,122,669
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for PG-13 Movies (Rank 1,301-1,400) 1,349 $15,122,669


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