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John Heard

Best known as a Supporting Actor based on credits in that role in 42 films, with $986,685,962 worldwide aggregate box office (rank #2,342)
Best-known acting roles: Peter (Home Alone), Peter McCallister (Home Alone 2: Lost in New York), Warren Vandergeld (White Chicks), Gavin Verheek (The Pelican Brief), Paul (Big)
Best-known technical roles: Steel City (Associate Producer)
Born: March 7th, 1946
Died: July 21st, 2017

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Career Summary


  MoviesDomestic
Box Office
International
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
As an ActorSupporting42$648,165,168$338,520,794$986,685,962
Leading19$173,595,743$185,409,334$359,005,077
Lead Ensemble Member7$285,801,171$190,923,432$476,724,603
Cameo1$0$0$0
(Unclassified)31$226,975,559$58,260,377$285,235,936
In Technical RolesAssociate Producer2$10,227$0$10,227

Career Trend

This graph shows John Heard’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
2/2/2018 Living Among Us Andrew  $0 $0 $0
12/31/2017 Imprisoned   $0 $0 $0
12/31/2017 Broome Street Boys Mcallahan  $0 $0 $0
12/31/2017 The Tale Bill (Older)  $0 $0 $0
10/6/2017 So B. It Thurman Hil  $46,006 $0 $46,006
9/22/2017 Last Rampage Blackwell  $6,294 $0 $6,294
6/16/2017 Pray for Rain Marcus Gardner  $0 $0 $0
4/25/2017 After the Reality   $0 $0 $0
12/31/2016 Searching for Fortune Denton Sr.  $0 $0 $0
9/16/2016 Is That a Gun in Your Pocket? Sheriff Parsons  $39,928 $0 $39,928
5/13/2016 Jimmy Vestvood: Amerikan Hero JP Monroe  $230,069 $0 $230,069
12/31/2015 Counting for Thunder Garrett Stalworth  $0 $0 $0
9/11/2015 Boiling Pot Tim Davis  $0 $0 $0
5/15/2015 Animals Albert  $22,001 $0 $22,001
12/31/2014 Warren Jack Canavee  $0 $0 $0
12/31/2014 The Nurse Frank  $0 $0 $0
3/28/2014 Boys of Abu Ghraib Sam Farmer  $0 $0 $0
12/31/2013 Sister Dr. Halemen  $0 $0 $0
12/31/2013 Witches Blood Himself  $0 $0 $0
10/18/2013 Torn Inspector Kalowitz  $16,772 $0 $16,772
10/4/2013 Runner Runner   $19,316,646 $41,196,034 $60,512,680
9/3/2013 Sharknado George  $0 $0 $0
8/9/2013 Snake and Mongoose Wally Parks  $152,223 $0 $152,223
5/7/2013 Assault on Wall Street Jeremy Stancroft  $0 $0 $0
2/8/2013 Would you Rather Conway  $0 $0 $0
2/5/2013 A Perfect Ending Mason Westridge  $0 $0 $0
12/31/2012 The Truth Jonathan Davenport  $0 $0 $0
12/31/2012 Stealing Roses Walter  $0 $0 $0
12/31/2012 The Legends of Nethiah Nethiah’s Father  $0 $0 $0
12/31/2012 The Insomniac Paul Epstein  $0 $0 $0
12/31/2011 Whisper Me a Lullaby Poppy  $0 $0 $0
2/26/2010 Formosa Betrayed Tom Braxton  $225,341 $0 $225,341
1/28/2010 Between the Lines Harry Lucas  $0 $0 $0
12/31/2009 Little Hercules in 3D Coach Nimms  $0 $0 $0
12/31/2008 P.J.: A Journey of the Heart Dr. Alan Shearson  $0 $0 $0
9/26/2008 The Lucky Ones Bob  $266,967 $0 $266,967
2/5/2008 Brothers Three Father  $0 $0 $0
12/25/2007 The Great Debaters Sheriff Dozier  $30,226,144 $35,149 $30,261,293
5/25/2007 Steel City Carl Lee  $10,227 $0 $10,227
10/13/2006 Sweet Land Minister  $1,706,325 $0 $1,706,325
9/29/2006 The Guardian Capt. Frank Larson  $55,011,732 $39,961,808 $94,973,540
7/18/2006 Edison Force Tillman  $0 $0 $0
12/31/2005 Tracks Prison Warden  $0 $0 $0
12/31/2005 Gamers Gordon’s Dad  $0 $0 $0
8/5/2005 The Chumscrubber Officer Bratley  $49,526 $0 $49,526
6/17/2005 The Deal Professor Roseman  $0 $0 $0
12/31/2004 Under the City Scova  $0 $0 $0
12/31/2004 My Tiny Universe Bobby  $0 $0 $0
9/24/2004 Mind the Gap Henry Richards  $9,496 $0 $9,496
6/23/2004 White Chicks Warren Vandergeld  $69,148,997 $42,300,000 $111,448,997
12/31/2001 Dying on the Edge John Fuller  $0 $0 $0
8/31/2001 O (Othello) Dean Brable  $16,017,403 $0 $16,017,403
12/31/2000 The Boys of Sunset Ridge John Burroughs  $0 $0 $0
12/31/2000 The Secret Pact Jerome Carver  $0 $0 $0
12/15/2000 Pollock Tony Smith  $8,596,914 $1,960,377 $10,557,291
10/20/2000 Animal Factory James Decker  $43,805 $0 $43,805
12/31/1999 Freak Weather David  $0 $0 $0
12/31/1999 The Photographer Marcello  $0 $0 $0
6/4/1999 Desert Blue Father  $99,147 $0 $99,147
12/31/1998 The Witness Gregor  $0 $0 $0
8/7/1998 Snake Eyes Gilbert Powell  $55,591,409 $48,300,000 $103,891,409
12/31/1997 Men George Babbington  $0 $0 $0
12/31/1997 Silent Cradle Dr. Brittain  $0 $0 $0
7/30/1997 One Eight Seven David Childress  $5,747,802 $0 $5,747,802
12/20/1996 My Fellow Americans Ted Matthews  $22,331,846 $0 $22,331,846
2/23/1996 Before and After Wendell Bye  $8,642,118 $0 $8,642,118
12/31/1993 Me and Veronica Frankie  $0 $0 $0
12/17/1993 The Pelican Brief Gavin Verheek  $100,768,056 $87,227,803 $187,995,859
7/9/1993 In the Line of Fire Professor Riger  $102,243,874 $85,100,000 $187,343,874
11/20/1992 Home Alone 2: Lost in New York Peter McCallister  $173,585,516 $185,409,334 $358,994,850
10/30/1992 Waterland Lewis Scott  $1,034,287 $0 $1,034,287
3/6/1992 Gladiator John Riley  $8,205,703 $0 $8,205,703
2/21/1992 Radio Flyer Daugherty  $4,651,977 $0 $4,651,977
9/27/1991 Deceived Jack Saunders  $28,738,096 $0 $28,738,096
9/20/1991 Rambling Rose Wilcox Hillner  $6,266,621 $0 $6,266,621
12/31/1990 Mindwalk Thomas Harriman  $0 $0 $0
12/19/1990 Awakenings Dr. Kaufman  $51,636,504 $0 $51,636,504
11/16/1990 Home Alone Peter   $285,761,243 $190,923,432 $476,684,675
1/1/1990 The End of Innocence Dean  $115,000 $0 $115,000
8/25/1989 The Package Colonel Glen Whitacre  $10,647,219 $0 $10,647,219
12/21/1988 Beaches John Pierce  $57,041,866 $0 $57,041,866
8/26/1988 Betrayed Michael Carnes  $25,816,139 $0 $25,816,139
6/3/1988 Big Paul  $114,968,774 $36,700,000 $151,668,774
4/1/1988 The Seventh Sign Reverend  $18,875,011 $0 $18,875,011
3/18/1988 The Milagro Beanfield War Charlie Bloom  $13,825,794 $0 $13,825,794
1/22/1988 The Telephone Telephone Man  $0 $0 $0
12/20/1985 The Trip to Bountiful Ludie Watts  $7,466,662 $0 $7,466,662
9/13/1985 After Hours Tom the Bartender  $10,609,321 $0 $10,609,321
2/8/1985 Heaven Help Us Brother Timothy  $6,070,794 $0 $6,070,794
12/31/1984 Best Revenge Charlie  $0 $0 $0
12/31/1984 Violated Skipper  $0 $0 $0
12/31/1984 Too Scared to Scream Sid  $0 $0 $0
8/31/1984 C.H.U.D. George Cooper  $4,700,000 $0 $4,700,000
4/2/1982 Cat People Oliver Yates  $7,000,000 $14,000,000 $21,000,000
3/20/1981 Cutter’s Way Alex Cutter  $0 $0 $0
1/18/1980 Heart Beat Jack Kerouac  $954,046 $0 $954,046
12/31/1979 Chilly Scenes of Winter Charles  $0 $0 $0
12/31/1978 On the Yard Juleson  $0 $0 $0
12/31/1977 First Love David Bonner  $0 $0 $0
12/31/1977 Rush It Byron  $0 $0 $0
Movies: 100Totals:$1,334,537,641$773,113,937$2,107,651,578
  Averages:$13,345,376$7,731,139$21,076,516

Leading or Lead Ensemble Roles


Release
Date
TitleOpening
Weekend
Box Office
Max
Theater
Count
Domestic
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
Domestic
Share
2/2/2018 Living Among Us $0 0 $0 $0 0.0%
12/31/2017 Broome Street Boys $0 0 $0 $0 0.0%
12/31/2016 Searching for Fortune $0 0 $0 $0 0.0%
9/16/2016 Is That a Gun in Your Pocket? $10,422 7 $39,928 $39,928 100.0%
12/31/2014 The Nurse $0 0 $0 $0 0.0%
9/3/2013 Sharknado $0 0 $0 $0 0.0%
2/8/2013 Would you Rather $0 0 $0 $0 0.0%
12/31/2012 The Truth $0 0 $0 $0 0.0%
12/31/2012 Stealing Roses $0 0 $0 $0 0.0%
1/28/2010 Between the Lines $0 0 $0 $0 0.0%
12/31/2008 P.J.: A Journey of the Heart $0 0 $0 $0 0.0%
2/5/2008 Brothers Three $0 0 $0 $0 0.0%
5/25/2007 Steel City $0 3 $10,227 $10,227 100.0%
12/31/2005 Gamers $0 0 $0 $0 0.0%
12/31/2004 My Tiny Universe $0 0 $0 $0 0.0%
12/31/1998 The Witness $0 0 $0 $0 0.0%
12/31/1997 Men $0 0 $0 $0 0.0%
12/31/1997 Silent Cradle $0 0 $0 $0 0.0%
11/20/1992 Home Alone 2: Lost in New York $31,126,882 2,461 $173,585,516 $358,994,850 48.4%
12/31/1990 Mindwalk $0 0 $0 $0 0.0%
11/16/1990 Home Alone $17,081,997 2,173 $285,761,243 $476,684,675 59.9%
12/31/1984 Best Revenge $0 0 $0 $0 0.0%
3/20/1981 Cutter’s Way $0 0 $0 $0 0.0%
12/31/1979 Chilly Scenes of Winter $0 0 $0 $0 0.0%
12/31/1978 On the Yard $0 0 $0 $0 0.0%
12/31/1977 Rush It $0 0 $0 $0 0.0%
Movies: 26Totals:  $459,396,914$835,729,680 
 Averages:$1,854,589179$17,669,112$32,143,44977.1%

Supporting Roles


Release
Date
TitleOpening
Weekend
Box Office
Max
Theater
Count
Domestic
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
Domestic
Share
12/31/2017 The Tale $0 0 $0 $0 0.0%
10/6/2017 So B. It $7,455 22 $46,006 $46,006 100.0%
9/22/2017 Last Rampage $3,054 18 $6,294 $6,294 100.0%
6/16/2017 Pray for Rain $0 0 $0 $0 0.0%
5/13/2016 Jimmy Vestvood: Amerikan Hero $60,860 6 $230,069 $230,069 100.0%
9/11/2015 Boiling Pot $0 0 $0 $0 0.0%
5/15/2015 Animals $14,471 11 $22,001 $22,001 100.0%
12/31/2014 Warren $0 0 $0 $0 0.0%
3/28/2014 Boys of Abu Ghraib $0 0 $0 $0 0.0%
12/31/2013 Sister $0 0 $0 $0 0.0%
10/18/2013 Torn $4,881 2 $16,772 $16,772 100.0%
10/4/2013 Runner Runner $7,706,712 3,026 $19,316,646 $60,512,680 31.9%
8/9/2013 Snake and Mongoose $20,254 14 $152,223 $152,223 100.0%
5/7/2013 Assault on Wall Street $0 0 $0 $0 0.0%
12/31/2012 The Legends of Nethiah $0 0 $0 $0 0.0%
12/31/2012 The Insomniac $0 0 $0 $0 0.0%
12/31/2011 Whisper Me a Lullaby $0 0 $0 $0 0.0%
2/26/2010 Formosa Betrayed $77,326 16 $225,341 $225,341 100.0%
9/26/2008 The Lucky Ones $183,088 425 $266,967 $266,967 100.0%
12/25/2007 The Great Debaters $6,005,180 1,290 $30,226,144 $30,261,293 99.9%
10/13/2006 Sweet Land $41,860 47 $1,706,325 $1,706,325 100.0%
9/29/2006 The Guardian $18,006,064 3,241 $55,011,732 $94,973,540 57.9%
12/31/2005 Tracks $0 0 $0 $0 0.0%
12/31/2000 The Secret Pact $0 0 $0 $0 0.0%
12/31/1999 The Photographer $0 0 $0 $0 0.0%
8/7/1998 Snake Eyes $16,310,373 2,718 $55,591,409 $103,891,409 53.5%
7/30/1997 One Eight Seven $2,222,984 1,121 $5,747,802 $5,747,802 100.0%
12/20/1996 My Fellow Americans $2,860,334 1,915 $22,331,846 $22,331,846 100.0%
12/31/1993 Me and Veronica $0 0 $0 $0 0.0%
12/17/1993 The Pelican Brief $16,864,404 2,022 $100,768,056 $187,995,859 53.6%
7/9/1993 In the Line of Fire $15,269,388 2,129 $102,243,874 $187,343,874 54.6%
2/21/1992 Radio Flyer $1,932,595 940 $4,651,977 $4,651,977 100.0%
12/19/1990 Awakenings $0 1,330 $51,636,504 $51,636,504 100.0%
8/25/1989 The Package $1,851,673 460 $10,647,219 $10,647,219 100.0%
12/21/1988 Beaches $0 1,122 $57,041,866 $57,041,866 100.0%
6/3/1988 Big $8,216,190 1,419 $114,968,774 $151,668,774 75.8%
1/22/1988 The Telephone $0 0 $0 $0 0.0%
9/13/1985 After Hours $45,435 503 $10,609,321 $10,609,321 100.0%
12/31/1984 Violated $0 0 $0 $0 0.0%
12/31/1984 Too Scared to Scream $0 0 $0 $0 0.0%
8/31/1984 C.H.U.D. $1,762,922 310 $4,700,000 $4,700,000 100.0%
12/31/1977 First Love $0 0 $0 $0 0.0%
Movies: 42Totals:  $648,165,168$986,685,962 
 Averages:$2,368,274574$15,432,504$23,492,52388.6%

Latest Ranking on All Acting Box Office Record Lists


RecordRankAmount
Top 100 Stars in Leading Roles at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 301-400) 360 $459,396,914
Top 100 Stars in Supporting Roles at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 1,001-1,100) 1,087 $648,165,168
Top Live Action Stars at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 401-500) 406 $1,334,537,641
Top Above the Line Stars at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 401-500) 410 $841,207,638
Top Below the Line Stars at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 6,501-6,600) 6,514 $176,724,475
Top Stars at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 501-600) 559 $1,334,537,641
Top 100 Stars in Leading Roles at the International Box Office (Rank 501-600) 558 $376,332,766
Top 100 Stars in Supporting Roles at the International Box Office (Rank 5,101-5,200) 5,119 $338,520,794
Top Live Action Stars at the International Box Office (Rank 1,501-1,600) 1,584 $773,113,937
Top Above the Line Stars at the International Box Office (Rank 901-1,000) 956 $548,595,718
Top Below the Line Stars at the International Box Office (Rank 9,101-9,200) 9,136 $166,257,842
Top Stars at the International Box Office (Rank 1,901-2,000) 1,958 $773,113,937
Top 100 Stars in Leading Roles at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 401-500) 453 $835,729,680
Top 100 Stars in Supporting Roles at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 2,301-2,400) 2,342 $986,685,962
Top Live Action Stars at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 701-800) 782 $2,107,651,578
Top Above the Line Stars at the Wordwide Box Office (Rank 601-700) 622 $1,389,803,356
Top Below the Line Stars at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 7,601-7,700) 7,637 $342,982,317
Top Stars at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 1,001-1,100) 1,008 $2,107,651,578
Highest Grossing Stars of 1990 at the Domestic Box Office 52 100
Highest Grossing Stars of 1991 at the Domestic Box Office 51 100
Highest Grossing Stars of 1992 at the Domestic Box Office 24 199
Highest Grossing Stars of 1993 at the Domestic Box Office 60 99
Highest Grossing Stars of 1994 at the Domestic Box Office 60 99
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Original Screenplay Movies (Rank 101-200) 163 $459,386,687
Top International Leading Stars for Original Screenplay Movies (Rank 201-300) 252 $376,332,766
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Original Screenplay Movies (Rank 101-200) 200 $835,719,453
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Live Action Movies (Rank 201-300) 262 $459,386,687
Top International Leading Stars for Live Action Movies (Rank 301-400) 385 $376,332,766
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Live Action Movies (Rank 301-400) 315 $835,719,453
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Contemporary Fiction Movies (Rank 101-200) 117 $459,386,687
Top International Leading Stars for Contemporary Fiction Movies (Rank 101-200) 151 $376,332,766
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Contemporary Fiction Movies (Rank 101-200) 130 $835,719,453
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Adventure Movies (Rank 301-400) 376 $173,585,516
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Comedy Movies 84 $285,801,171
Top International Leading Stars for Adventure Movies (Rank 401-500) 473 $185,409,334
Top International Leading Stars for Comedy Movies 94 $190,923,432
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Adventure Movies (Rank 401-500) 427 $358,994,850
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Comedy Movies 93 $476,724,603
Top Domestic Leading Stars for R Movies (Rank 2,201-2,300) 2,286 $50,155
Top Domestic Leading Stars for PG Movies 78 $459,346,759
Top International Leading Stars for PG Movies (Rank 101-200) 172 $376,332,766
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for R Movies (Rank 2,401-2,500) 2,493 $50,155
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for PG Movies (Rank 101-200) 136 $835,679,525
Top Domestic Leading Stars for 20th Century Fox Movies 33 $459,346,759
Top International Leading Stars for 20th Century Fox Movies 75 $376,332,766
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for 20th Century Fox Movies 44 $835,679,525

All Technical Credits


Release
Date
TitleRoleDomestic
Box Office
International
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
12/31/2012 Stealing Roses Associate Producer $0 $0 $0
5/25/2007 Steel City Associate Producer $10,227 $0 $10,227
Movies: 2Totals:$10,227$0$10,227
  Averages:$5,114$0$5,114



Latest Ranking on All Technical Box Office Record Lists


RecordRankAmount
Top Grossing Associate Producer at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 1,801-1,900) 1,819 $10,227
Top Grossing Associate Producer at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 1,901-2,000) 1,921 $10,227


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