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Ed Lauter

Best known as a Supporting Actor based on credits in that role in 23 films, with $988,095,305 worldwide aggregate box office (rank #2,337)
Best-known acting roles: Duane (The Longest Yard), Charles Strub (Seabiscuit), Max (Trouble with the Curve), Father Sebastian (The Number 23), The Coach (Not Another Teen Movie)
Most productive collaborators: Clint Eastwood, Tobey Maguire, Adam Sandler, Jeff Bridges, Gary Ross

  1. Summary
  2. Acting Credits
  3. Technical Credits

Career Summary


  MoviesDomestic
Box Office
International
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
As an ActorSupporting23$791,427,981$196,667,324$988,095,305
Lead Ensemble Member1$50,292$0$50,292
(Unclassified)13$134,357,794$31,987,801$166,345,595

Latest Ranking on Selected Box Office Record Lists


All Acting Credits


Release
Date
TitleRoleDomestic
Box Office
International
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
10/16/2014 The Town That Dreaded Sundown Sheriff Underwood  $0 $0 $0
12/7/2012 The Fitzgerald Family Christmas Jim Fitzgerald  $50,292 $0 $50,292
9/21/2012 Trouble with the Curve Max  $35,763,137 $12,055,776 $47,818,913
11/14/2008 Camille Sheriff Steiner  $3,849 $0 $3,849
2/23/2007 The Number 23 Father Sebastian  $35,193,167 $42,400,000 $77,593,167
1/26/2007 Seraphim Falls Parsons  $418,296 $0 $418,296
5/27/2005 The Longest Yard Duane  $158,119,460 $33,439,045 $191,558,505
7/25/2003 Seabiscuit Charles Strub  $120,277,854 $28,437,488 $148,715,342
12/14/2001 Not Another Teen Movie The Coach  $37,882,551 $24,518,792 $62,401,343
12/22/2000 Thirteen Days Lt. General Marshall Carter  $34,566,746 $31,987,801 $66,554,547
4/26/1996 Mulholland Falls Earl  $11,504,190 $0 $11,504,190
10/27/1995 Leaving Las Vegas Mobster 3  $31,983,777 $17,816,223 $49,800,000
9/9/1994 Trial by Jury John Boyle  $6,971,777 $0 $6,971,777
9/9/1994 Wagons East John Slade  $4,358,940 $0 $4,358,940
9/18/1992 School Ties Alan Greene  $14,715,067 $0 $14,715,067
6/21/1991 The Rocketeer Fitch  $46,573,027 $0 $46,573,027
8/17/1990 My Blue Heaven Underwood  $23,591,472 $0 $23,591,472
12/20/1989 Born on the Fourth of July Legion Commander  $70,001,698 $0 $70,001,698
10/20/1989 Fat Man and Little Boy Whitney Ashbridge  $3,560,942 $0 $3,560,942
1/13/1989 Gleaming the Cube Mr. Kelly  $2,454,590 $0 $2,454,590
7/10/1987 Revenge of the Nerds II: Nerds in Par… Buzz  $22,642,033 $0 $22,642,033
6/6/1986 Raw Deal Baker  $16,209,459 $0 $16,209,459
1/31/1986 Youngblood Murray Chadwick  $15,448,400 $0 $15,448,400
11/1/1985 Death Wish 3 Richard S. Shriker  $16,116,878 $0 $16,116,878
8/7/1985 Real Genius David Dekker  $12,952,019 $0 $12,952,019
4/12/1985 Girls Just Want to Have Fun Colonel Glenn  $6,326,051 $0 $6,326,051
5/18/1984 Finders Keepers Josef Sirola  $1,500,000 $0 $1,500,000
2/17/1984 Lassiter Smoke American Car Thief  $17,513,452 $0 $17,513,452
8/12/1983 Cujo Joe Camber  $21,156,152 $0 $21,156,152
2/12/1982 The Amateur Anderson  $2,358,271 $0 $2,358,271
1/1/1982 Timerider: The Adventure of Lyle Swann Padre Quinn  $6,000,000 $0 $6,000,000
1/1/1981 Death Hunt Hasel  $5,000,000 $0 $5,000,000
11/8/1978 Magic Duke  $23,800,000 $0 $23,800,000
12/17/1976 King Kong Carnahan  $52,614,445 $38,000,000 $90,614,445
4/9/1976 Family Plot Joe Maloney  $13,200,000 $0 $13,200,000
1/1/1975 French Connection II Brigidier General William Brian, Charnier's Accomplice  $12,000,000 $0 $12,000,000
8/30/1974 The Longest Yard Captain Wilhelm Knauer  $43,008,075 $0 $43,008,075
Movies: 37Totals:$925,836,067$228,655,125$1,154,491,192
  Averages:$25,022,596$6,179,868$31,202,465

Leading or Lead Ensemble Roles


Release
Date
TitleOpening
Weekend
Box Office
Max
Theater
Count
Domestic
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
Domestic
Share
12/7/2012 The Fitzgerald Family Christmas $13,800 21 $50,292 $50,292 100.0%
Movies: 1Totals:  $50,292$50,292 
 Averages:$13,80021$50,292$50,292100.0%

Supporting Roles


Release
Date
TitleOpening
Weekend
Box Office
Max
Theater
Count
Domestic
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
Domestic
Share
10/16/2014 The Town That Dreaded Sundown $0 0 $0 $0 0.0%
9/21/2012 Trouble with the Curve $12,162,040 3,212 $35,763,137 $47,818,913 74.8%
11/14/2008 Camille $3,849 10 $3,849 $3,849 100.0%
2/23/2007 The Number 23 $14,602,867 2,759 $35,193,167 $77,593,167 45.4%
1/26/2007 Seraphim Falls $155,560 52 $418,296 $418,296 100.0%
5/27/2005 The Longest Yard $47,606,480 3,654 $158,119,460 $191,558,505 82.5%
7/25/2003 Seabiscuit $20,854,735 2,573 $120,277,854 $148,715,342 80.9%
12/14/2001 Not Another Teen Movie $12,615,116 2,365 $37,882,551 $62,401,343 60.7%
4/26/1996 Mulholland Falls $4,306,221 1,625 $11,504,190 $11,504,190 100.0%
10/27/1995 Leaving Las Vegas $70,864 1,310 $31,983,777 $49,800,000 64.2%
6/21/1991 The Rocketeer $9,600,754 1,903 $46,573,027 $46,573,027 100.0%
8/17/1990 My Blue Heaven $6,207,092 1,868 $23,591,472 $23,591,472 100.0%
12/20/1989 Born on the Fourth of July $172,021 1,434 $70,001,698 $70,001,698 100.0%
1/13/1989 Gleaming the Cube $0 208 $2,454,590 $2,454,590 100.0%
7/10/1987 Revenge of the Nerds II: Nerds in Par… $7,900,879 1,358 $22,642,033 $22,642,033 100.0%
6/6/1986 Raw Deal $5,438,978 1,733 $16,209,459 $16,209,459 100.0%
1/31/1986 Youngblood $4,183,292 1,354 $15,448,400 $15,448,400 100.0%
11/1/1985 Death Wish 3 $5,319,116 1,460 $16,116,878 $16,116,878 100.0%
8/7/1985 Real Genius $2,557,180 990 $12,952,019 $12,952,019 100.0%
2/17/1984 Lassiter $5,072,583 945 $17,513,452 $17,513,452 100.0%
8/12/1983 Cujo $6,114,899 1,293 $21,156,152 $21,156,152 100.0%
12/17/1976 King Kong $7,023,921 974 $52,614,445 $90,614,445 58.1%
8/30/1974 The Longest Yard $0 0 $43,008,075 $43,008,075 100.0%
Movies: 23Totals:  $791,427,981$988,095,305 
 Averages:$7,476,8891,438$34,409,912$42,960,66589.4%

Latest Ranking on All Acting Box Office Record Lists


RecordRankAmount
Top 100 Stars in Leading Roles at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 4,701-4,800) 4,790 $50,292
Top 100 Stars in Supporting Roles at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 701-800) 757 $791,427,981
Top Live Action Stars at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 801-900) 857 $925,836,067
Top Above the Line Stars at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 3,801-3,900) 3,855 $34,617,038
Top Below the Line Stars at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 1,101-1,200) 1,135 $457,237,867
Top Stars at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 1,001-1,100) 1,041 $925,836,067
Top 100 Stars in Supporting Roles at the International Box Office (Rank 9,001-9,100) 9,092 $196,667,324
Top Live Action Stars at the International Box Office (Rank 7,601-7,700) 7,619 $228,655,125
Top Above the Line Stars at the International Box Office (Rank 4,001-4,100) 4,046 $31,987,801
Top Below the Line Stars at the International Box Office (Rank 10,601-10,700) 10,656 $140,851,101
Top Stars at the International Box Office (Rank 8,601-8,700) 8,617 $228,655,125
Top 100 Stars in Leading Roles at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 5,501-5,600) 5,515 $50,292
Top 100 Stars in Supporting Roles at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 2,301-2,400) 2,337 $988,095,305
Top Live Action Stars at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 2,001-2,100) 2,015 $1,154,491,192
Top Above the Line Stars at the Wordwide Box Office (Rank 4,001-4,100) 4,053 $66,604,839
Top Below the Line Stars at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 3,701-3,800) 3,787 $598,088,968
Top Stars at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 2,401-2,500) 2,427 $1,154,491,192
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Original Screenplay Movies (Rank 3,401-3,500) 3,404 $50,292
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Original Screenplay Movies (Rank 3,901-4,000) 3,965 $50,292
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Live Action Movies (Rank 4,301-4,400) 4,384 $50,292
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Live Action Movies (Rank 5,001-5,100) 5,072 $50,292
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Contemporary Fiction Movies (Rank 3,001-3,100) 3,053 $50,292
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Contemporary Fiction Movies (Rank 3,501-3,600) 3,540 $50,292
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Drama Movies (Rank 2,001-2,100) 2,073 $50,292
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Drama Movies (Rank 2,301-2,400) 2,378 $50,292
Top Domestic Leading Stars for PG-13 Movies (Rank 1,801-1,900) 1,821 $50,292
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for PG-13 Movies (Rank 1,801-1,900) 1,895 $50,292


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