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James Belushi

James Belushi
By Gorup de Besanez (Own work) [CC BY-SA 3.0], via Wikimedia Commons
Best known as an Actor based on credits in that role in 46 films, with $1,486,401,444 worldwide aggregate box office (rank #1,720)
Best-known acting roles: Demon (voice) (Snow Dogs), Building Super (New Year’s Eve), Woodsman (Hoodwinked), Dan Unger (Underdog), Squirrel (The Wild)
Most productive collaborators: Steve Williams, Kiefer Sutherland, Ed Decter, Eddie Izzard, John J. Strauss
Born: June 15th, 1954 (64 years old)
Also credited as: Jim Beluchi, Jim Belushi

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Career Summary


  MoviesDomestic
Box Office
International
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
As an ActorSupporting13$255,036,800$176,595,483$431,632,283
Lead Ensemble Member1$37,384,046$61,626,621$99,010,667
Cameo1$43,057,470$21,194,568$64,252,038
Leading1$1,500,000$0$1,500,000
(Unclassified)30$597,984,982$292,021,474$890,006,456

Latest Ranking on Selected Box Office Record Lists


Wonder Wheel Trailer

November 16th, 2017

Comedy starring Kate Winslet, James Belushi, Juno Temple, Justin Timberlake opens December 1 ... Full Movie Details.

The story of four characters whose lives intertwine amid the hustle and bustle of the Coney Island amusement park in the 1950s: Ginny, an emotionally volatile former actress now working as a waitress in a clam house; Humpty, Ginny’s rough-hewn carousel operator husband, a handsome young lifeguard who dreams of becoming a playwright; and Carolina, Humpty’s long-estranged daughter, who is now hiding out from gangsters at her father’s apartment. More...

All Acting Credits


Release
Date
TitleRoleDomestic
Box Office
International
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
5/11/2018 Soller’s Point* Carol  $32,043 $0 $32,043
12/1/2017 Wonder Wheel Humpty  $1,403,237 $11,550,138 $12,953,375
12/31/2016 Katie Says Goodbye   $0 $0 $0
12/16/2016 The Hollow Point Shepard  $0 $0 $0
10/21/2016 The Whole Truth Boone Lassiter  $0 $1,380,597 $1,380,597
7/15/2016 Undrafted Jim  $5,777 $0 $5,777
2/3/2015 Home Sweet Hell Les  $0 $0 $0
5/9/2014 Legends of Oz: Dorothy’s Return Cowardly Lion  $8,462,347 $11,645,586 $20,107,933
9/27/2013 The Secret Lives of Dorks Bronko  $0 $0 $0
12/4/2012 Thunderstruck   $0 $0 $0
12/9/2011 New Year’s Eve* Building Super  $54,544,638 $92,305,635 $146,850,273
2/19/2010 The Ghost Writer John Maddox  $15,541,549 $49,990,942 $65,532,491
8/3/2007 Underdog Dan Unger  $43,760,605 $21,272,723 $65,033,328
1/30/2007 Farce of the Penguins   $0 $0 $0
4/14/2006 The Wild* Squirrel  $37,384,046 $61,626,621 $99,010,667
1/13/2006 Hoodwinked Woodsman  $51,386,611 $58,456,779 $109,843,390
12/25/2002 Pinocchio (voice - US version)  $3,681,811 $28,000,000 $31,681,811
1/18/2002 Snow Dogs Demon (voice)  $81,150,692 $35,747,336 $116,898,028
12/21/2001 Joe Somebody Chuck Scarett  $22,770,864 $1,745,126 $24,515,990
4/7/2000 Return to Me Joe Dayton  $32,662,299 $0 $32,662,299
12/25/1997 Wag the Dog Himself  $43,057,470 $21,194,568 $64,252,038
10/8/1997 Gang Related Divinci  $5,906,773 $0 $5,906,773
11/22/1996 Jingle All the Way Mall Santa  $60,592,389 $69,240,000 $129,832,389
3/22/1996 Race the Sun Frank Machi  $1,681,685 $0 $1,681,685
9/22/1995 Canadian Bacon Charles Jackal  $178,104 $0 $178,104
9/8/1995 Separate Lives Tom Beckwith  $961,147 $0 $961,147
4/28/1995 Destiny Turns on the Radio Tuerto  $1,173,149 $0 $1,173,149
4/12/1995 The Pebble and the Penguin Rocko (voice)  $3,939,728 $0 $3,939,728
6/18/1993 Last Action Hero Cameo  $50,016,394 $87,282,095 $137,298,489
11/11/1992 Traces of Red Jack Dobson  $3,206,713 $0 $3,206,713
3/6/1992 Once Upon a Crime… Neil Schwary  $8,669,847 $0 $8,669,847
10/25/1991 Curly Sue Bill Dancer  $33,644,430 $0 $33,644,430
5/24/1991 Only the Lonely Sal  $21,830,957 $0 $21,830,957
10/12/1990 Mr. Destiny Larry Joseph Burrows/Narrator  $15,379,253 $0 $15,379,253
8/17/1990 Taking Care of Business Jimmy Dworski  $20,005,435 $0 $20,005,435
4/28/1989 K-9 Dooley  $38,859,189 $0 $38,859,189
2/3/1989 Who's Harry Crumb? Man on Bus  $10,982,364 $0 $10,982,364
6/17/1988 Red Heat Det. Sgt. Art Ridzik  $34,994,648 $0 $34,994,648
9/18/1987 The Principal Rick Latimer  $19,214,194 $0 $19,214,194
12/19/1986 Little Shop of Horrors Patrick Martin  $38,747,385 $0 $38,747,385
10/10/1986 Jumpin' Jack Flash Sperry Computer repairman/Furious cab driver/Injured cop  $25,587,804 $0 $25,587,804
7/1/1986 About Last Night... Bernie  $38,702,310 $0 $38,702,310
4/23/1986 Salvador Doctor Rock  $1,500,000 $0 $1,500,000
7/19/1985 The Man With One Red Shoe Morris  $8,645,411 $0 $8,645,411
6/8/1983 Trading Places Harvey  $90,400,000 $0 $90,400,000
3/27/1981 Thief Barry  $4,300,000 $0 $4,300,000
Movies: 46Totals:$934,963,298$551,438,146$1,486,401,444
  Averages:$20,325,289$11,987,786$32,313,075

Leading or Lead Ensemble Roles


Release
Date
TitleOpening
Weekend
Box Office
Max
Theater
Count
Domestic
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
Domestic
Share
4/14/2006 The Wild $9,684,809 2,854 $37,384,046 $99,010,667 37.8%
4/23/1986 Salvador $0 0 $1,500,000 $1,500,000 100.0%
Movies: 2Totals:  $38,884,046$100,510,667 
 Averages:$4,842,4051,427$19,442,023$50,255,33468.9%

Supporting Roles


Release
Date
TitleOpening
Weekend
Box Office
Max
Theater
Count
Domestic
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
Domestic
Share
5/11/2018 Soller’s Point $10,618 4 $32,043 $32,043 100.0%
12/16/2016 The Hollow Point $0 0 $0 $0 0.0%
10/21/2016 The Whole Truth $0 0 $0 $1,380,597 0.0%
7/15/2016 Undrafted $0 20 $5,777 $5,777 100.0%
2/3/2015 Home Sweet Hell $0 0 $0 $0 0.0%
5/9/2014 Legends of Oz: Dorothy’s Return $3,747,780 2,658 $8,462,347 $20,107,933 42.1%
9/27/2013 The Secret Lives of Dorks $0 0 $0 $0 0.0%
12/9/2011 New Year’s Eve $13,019,180 3,505 $54,544,638 $146,850,273 37.1%
2/19/2010 The Ghost Writer $183,009 819 $15,541,549 $65,532,491 23.7%
8/3/2007 Underdog $11,585,121 3,013 $43,760,605 $65,033,328 67.3%
10/25/1991 Curly Sue $4,974,958 1,634 $33,644,430 $33,644,430 100.0%
7/19/1985 The Man With One Red Shoe $3,139,025 1,049 $8,645,411 $8,645,411 100.0%
6/8/1983 Trading Places $7,348,200 1,387 $90,400,000 $90,400,000 100.0%
Movies: 13Totals:  $255,036,800$431,632,283 
 Averages:$3,385,2221,084$19,618,215$33,202,48367.0%

Latest Ranking on All Acting Box Office Record Lists


RecordRankAmount
Top 100 Stars in Leading Roles at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 1,801-1,900) 1,814 $38,884,046
Top 100 Stars in Supporting Roles at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 4,901-5,000) 4,921 $255,036,800
Top Live Action Stars at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 1,101-1,200) 1,147 $790,991,013
Top Above the Line Stars at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 3,401-3,500) 3,407 $52,193,245
Top Below the Line Stars at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 11,301-11,400) 11,366 $113,143,657
Top Stars in Cameo Roles at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 801-900) 866 $43,057,470
Top Stars at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 1,001-1,100) 1,045 $934,963,298
Top 100 Stars in Leading Roles at the International Box Office (Rank 1,401-1,500) 1,450 $61,626,621
Top 100 Stars in Supporting Roles at the International Box Office (Rank 10,001-10,100) 10,050 $176,595,483
Top Live Action Stars at the International Box Office (Rank 4,401-4,500) 4,439 $370,514,592
Top Above the Line Stars at the International Box Office (Rank 4,301-4,400) 4,382 $24,576,321
Top Below the Line Stars at the International Box Office (Rank 9,501-9,600) 9,518 $163,491,145
Top Stars in Cameo Roles at the International Box Office (Rank 801-900) 812 $21,194,568
Top Stars at the International Box Office (Rank 3,101-3,200) 3,152 $551,438,146
Top 100 Stars in Leading Roles at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 1,501-1,600) 1,589 $100,510,667
Top 100 Stars in Supporting Roles at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 7,101-7,200) 7,188 $431,632,283
Top Live Action Stars at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 2,001-2,100) 2,021 $1,161,505,605
Top Above the Line Stars at the Wordwide Box Office (Rank 3,901-4,000) 3,910 $76,769,566
Top Below the Line Stars at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 10,001-10,100) 10,024 $276,634,802
Top Stars in Cameo Roles at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 801-900) 853 $64,252,038
Top Stars at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 1,701-1,800) 1,720 $1,486,401,444
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Original Screenplay Movies (Rank 1,101-1,200) 1,172 $38,884,046
Top International Leading Stars for Original Screenplay Movies (Rank 801-900) 900 $61,626,621
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Original Screenplay Movies (Rank 1,001-1,100) 1,015 $100,510,667
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Live Action Movies (Rank 2,801-2,900) 2,893 $1,500,000
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Digital Animation Movies (Rank 301-400) 333 $37,384,046
Top International Leading Stars for Digital Animation Movies (Rank 301-400) 318 $61,626,621
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Live Action Movies (Rank 3,701-3,800) 3,702 $1,500,000
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Digital Animation Movies (Rank 301-400) 318 $99,010,667
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Contemporary Fiction Movies (Rank 1,001-1,100) 1,031 $37,384,046
Top International Leading Stars for Contemporary Fiction Movies (Rank 601-700) 673 $61,626,621
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Contemporary Fiction Movies (Rank 801-900) 816 $99,010,667
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Adventure Movies (Rank 701-800) 775 $37,384,046
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Drama Movies (Rank 1,101-1,200) 1,168 $1,500,000
Top International Leading Stars for Adventure Movies (Rank 601-700) 695 $61,626,621
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Adventure Movies (Rank 701-800) 728 $99,010,667
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Drama Movies (Rank 1,501-1,600) 1,556 $1,500,000
Top Domestic Leading Stars for G Movies (Rank 101-200) 121 $37,384,046
Top International Leading Stars for G Movies 93 $61,626,621
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for G Movies (Rank 101-200) 104 $99,010,667
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Walt Disney Movies (Rank 401-500) 480 $37,384,046
Top International Leading Stars for Walt Disney Movies (Rank 301-400) 356 $61,626,621
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Walt Disney Movies (Rank 401-500) 412 $99,010,667


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