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Brion James

Best known as an Actor based on credits in that role in 29 films, with $847,276,065 worldwide aggregate box office (rank #3,818)
Best-known acting roles: General Munro (The Fifth Element), Ben Kehoe (Another 48 Hrs.), Courier/Requin (Tango & Cash), Detective Kehoe (48 Hrs.), Streak (Red Heat)
Most productive collaborators: Bruce Willis, Luc Besson, Gary Oldman, Patrice Ledoux, Ian Holm

  1. Summary
  2. Acting Credits
  3. Technical Credits

Career Summary


  MoviesDomestic
Box Office
International
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
As an ActorSupporting10$415,533,881$284,592,065$700,125,946
(Unclassified)19$115,150,119$32,000,000$147,150,119

Latest Ranking on Selected Box Office Record Lists


RecordRankAmount
Top Stars at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 2,301-2,400) 2,374 $530,684,000
Top Stars at the International Box Office (Rank 6,201-6,300) 6,236 $316,592,065
Top Stars at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 3,801-3,900) 3,818 $847,276,065

See the Acting Credits tab for all Acting Box Office Records and the Technical Credits tab for all Technical Box Office Records.


All Acting Credits


Release
Date
TitleRoleDomestic
Box Office
International
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
5/11/2001 The King is Alive Ashley  $103,505 $0 $103,505
2/25/2000 Brown's Requiem Cathcart  $3,077 $0 $3,077
5/9/1997 The Fifth Element General Munro  $63,570,862 $200,327,899 $263,898,761
9/13/1996 American Strays Oris  $5,000 $0 $5,000
10/21/1994 Radioland Murders Bernie King  $1,299,060 $0 $1,299,060
1/7/1994 Cabin Boy Big Teddy  $3,469,493 $0 $3,469,493
9/17/1993 Striking Distance Det. Eddie Eiler  $23,798,623 $0 $23,798,623
4/10/1992 The Player Joel Levinson  $21,706,101 $7,170,601 $28,876,702
6/8/1990 Another 48 Hrs. Ben Kehoe  $80,047,413 $72,700,000 $152,747,413
12/22/1989 Tango & Cash Courier/Requin  $63,408,614 $0 $63,408,614
4/19/1989 Red Scorpion Krasnov  $4,192,000 $0 $4,192,000
1/1/1989 The Horror Show Max Jenke  $1,738,897 $0 $1,738,897
6/17/1988 Red Heat Streak  $34,994,648 $0 $34,994,648
3/18/1988 D.O.A. Detective Ulmer  $12,706,478 $0 $12,706,478
1/1/1988 The Wrong Guys Glen Grunski  $1,152,786 $0 $1,152,786
11/6/1987 Steel Dawn Tark, Kasha's Foreman  $562,187 $0 $562,187
1/1/1987 Cherry 2000 Stacy  $14,000 $0 $14,000
8/15/1986 Armed and Dangerous Anthony Lazarus  $15,945,534 $0 $15,945,534
4/25/1986 Crimewave Arthur Coddish  $5,101 $0 $5,101
12/20/1985 Enemy Mine Stubbs  $12,303,411 $0 $12,303,411
8/30/1985 Flesh & Blood Karsthans  $100,000 $0 $100,000
7/10/1985 Silverado Hobart  $33,200,000 $0 $33,200,000
8/19/1983 The Ballad of Gregorio Cortez Capatin Rogers  $909,000 $0 $909,000
12/8/1982 48 Hrs. Detective Kehoe  $75,936,265 $0 $75,936,265
6/25/1982 Blade Runner Leon  $32,656,328 $4,393,565 $37,049,893
3/20/1981 The Postman Always Rings Twice Crapshooter  $12,200,000 $32,000,000 $44,200,000
6/13/1980 Wholly Moses! Guard at Banquet  $14,155,617 $0 $14,155,617
1/1/1978 Corvette Summer Wayne's Car Wash Henchman  $15,500,000 $0 $15,500,000
1/1/1975 Hard Times   $5,000,000 $0 $5,000,000
Movies: 29Totals:$530,684,000$316,592,065$847,276,065
  Averages:$18,299,448$10,916,968$29,216,416


Supporting Roles


Release
Date
TitleOpening
Weekend
Box Office
Max
Theater
Count
Domestic
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
Domestic
Share
5/9/1997 The Fifth Element $17,031,345 2,500 $63,570,862 $263,898,761 24.1%
1/7/1994 Cabin Boy $1,513,507 593 $3,469,493 $3,469,493 100.0%
9/17/1993 Striking Distance $8,705,808 1,917 $23,798,623 $23,798,623 100.0%
4/10/1992 The Player $0 452 $21,706,101 $28,876,702 75.2%
6/8/1990 Another 48 Hrs. $19,470,596 2,301 $80,047,413 $152,747,413 52.4%
12/22/1989 Tango & Cash $6,628,918 1,575 $63,408,614 $63,408,614 100.0%
6/17/1988 Red Heat $8,133,822 1,892 $34,994,648 $34,994,648 100.0%
8/15/1986 Armed and Dangerous $4,348,276 1,615 $15,945,534 $15,945,534 100.0%
12/8/1982 48 Hrs. $4,369,868 1,050 $75,936,265 $75,936,265 100.0%
6/25/1982 Blade Runner $6,150,002 1,325 $32,656,328 $37,049,893 88.1%
Movies: 10Totals:  $415,533,881$700,125,946 
 Averages:$7,635,2141,522$41,553,388$70,012,59584.0%

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