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Elizabeth McGovern

Best known as an Actress based on credits in that role in 28 films, with $845,858,895 worldwide aggregate box office (rank #3,823)
Best-known acting roles: Marmara (Clash of the Titans), Karen MacCauley (The Commuter), Judge Florence Cooper (Woman in Gold), Jeannine Pratt (Ordinary People), Susan (The Wings of the Dove)
Most productive collaborators: Liam Neeson, Jaume Collet-Serra, Vera Farmiga, Byron Willinger, Patrick Wilson

  1. Summary
  2. Acting Credits
  3. Technical Credits

Career Summary


  MoviesDomestic
Box Office
International
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
As an ActorSupporting10$267,824,713$419,303,522$687,128,235
Leading3$16,034,358$45,127$16,079,485
Lead Ensemble Member1$3,098,590$0$3,098,590
(Unclassified)14$118,008,054$21,544,531$139,552,585
In Technical RolesProducer1$0$0$0

Career Trend

This graph shows Elizabeth McGovern’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


All Acting Credits


Release
Date
TitleRoleDomestic
Box Office
International
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
8/3/2018 The Wife   $0 $0 $0
1/12/2018 The Commuter Karen MacCauley  $36,343,858 $65,851,972 $102,195,830
12/31/2017 The Chaperone   $0 $0 $0
8/22/2017 Showing Roots   $0 $0 $0
7/24/2015 Unexpected Carolyn  $0 $0 $0
4/1/2015 Woman in Gold Judge Florence Cooper  $33,307,793 $23,450,345 $56,758,138
12/7/2012 Cheerful Weather for the Wedding Mrs. Thatcham  $2,651 $45,127 $47,778
12/30/2011 Angels Crest Jane  $832 $1,205 $2,037
4/1/2010 Clash of the Titans Marmara  $163,214,888 $330,000,000 $493,214,888
7/25/2003 Buffalo Soldiers Mrs. Berman  $353,743 $0 $353,743
12/22/2000 The House of Mirth Carrie Fisher  $3,041,803 $2,107,328 $5,149,131
5/28/1999 Twice Upon a Yesterday Diane  $258,464 $0 $258,464
11/7/1997 The Wings of the Dove Susan  $13,718,385 $0 $13,718,385
4/21/1995 Wings of Courage Noelle Guillaumet  $15,057,031 $19,183,063 $34,240,094
4/29/1994 The Favor Emily  $3,098,590 $0 $3,098,590
12/31/1993 Me and Veronica   $0 $0 $0
9/1/1993 King of the Hill Lydia  $465,417 $0 $465,417
3/23/1990 A Shock to the System Stella Anderson  $3,417,056 $0 $3,417,056
3/9/1990 The Handmaid's Tale Moira  $4,960,385 $0 $4,960,385
1/1/1990 Tune in Tomorrow Elena Quince  $1,794,000 $0 $1,794,000
9/29/1989 Johnny Handsome Donna McCarty  $6,622,465 $0 $6,622,465
2/5/1988 She's Having a Baby Kristen "Kristy" Briggs  $16,031,707 $0 $16,031,707
1/16/1987 The Bedroom Window Denise  $12,640,385 $0 $12,640,385
6/1/1984 Once Upon a Time in America Deborah  $5,321,508 $254,140 $5,575,648
3/23/1984 Racing with the Moon Caddie Winger  $5,400,000 $0 $5,400,000
2/18/1983 Lovesick Chloe Allen  $10,143,618 $0 $10,143,618
11/20/1981 Ragtime Evelyn Nesbit   $17,468,158 $0 $17,468,158
9/19/1980 Ordinary People Jeannine Pratt  $52,302,978 $0 $52,302,978
Movies: 28Totals:$404,965,715$440,893,180$845,858,895
  Averages:$14,463,061$15,746,185$30,209,246

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 Cheerful Weather for the Wedding $727 2 $2,651 $47,778 5.5%
4/29/1994 The Favor $1,487,238 1,029 $3,098,590 $3,098,590 100.0%
12/31/1993 Me and Veronica $0 0 $0 $0 0.0%
2/5/1988 She's Having a Baby $3,827,520 1,133 $16,031,707 $16,031,707 100.0%
Movies: 4Totals:  $19,132,948$19,178,075 
 Averages:$1,328,871541$4,783,237$4,794,51968.5%

Supporting Roles


Release
Date
TitleOpening
Weekend
Box Office
Max
Theater
Count
Domestic
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
Domestic
Share
8/3/2018 The Wife $0 0 $0 $0 0.0%
1/12/2018 The Commuter $13,701,452 2,892 $36,343,858 $102,195,830 35.6%
7/24/2015 Unexpected $0 0 $0 $0 0.0%
4/1/2015 Woman in Gold $2,091,551 2,011 $33,307,793 $56,758,138 58.7%
12/30/2011 Angels Crest $407 1 $832 $2,037 40.8%
4/1/2010 Clash of the Titans $61,235,105 3,802 $163,214,888 $493,214,888 33.1%
7/25/2003 Buffalo Soldiers $30,977 24 $353,743 $353,743 100.0%
11/7/1997 The Wings of the Dove $183,610 704 $13,718,385 $13,718,385 100.0%
3/23/1990 A Shock to the System $1,002,158 345 $3,417,056 $3,417,056 100.0%
11/20/1981 Ragtime $151,351 500 $17,468,158 $17,468,158 100.0%
Movies: 10Totals:  $267,824,713$687,128,235 
 Averages:$7,839,6611,028$26,782,471$68,712,82471.0%

Latest Ranking on All Acting Box Office Record Lists


RecordRankAmount
Top 100 Stars in Leading Roles at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 2,201-2,300) 2,210 $19,132,948
Top 100 Stars in Supporting Roles at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 4,601-4,700) 4,614 $267,824,713
Top Live Action Stars at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 2,901-3,000) 2,909 $404,965,715
Top Above the Line Stars at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 3,401-3,500) 3,445 $50,128,251
Top Below the Line Stars at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 4,701-4,800) 4,732 $217,026,904
Top Stars at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 3,301-3,400) 3,332 $404,965,715
Top 100 Stars in Leading Roles at the International Box Office (Rank 4,101-4,200) 4,160 $45,127
Top 100 Stars in Supporting Roles at the International Box Office (Rank 3,901-4,000) 3,958 $419,303,522
Top Live Action Stars at the International Box Office (Rank 3,501-3,600) 3,529 $440,893,180
Top Above the Line Stars at the International Box Office (Rank 4,401-4,500) 4,402 $23,496,677
Top Below the Line Stars at the International Box Office (Rank 3,201-3,300) 3,230 $395,851,972
Top Stars at the International Box Office (Rank 4,201-4,300) 4,214 $440,893,180
Top 100 Stars in Leading Roles at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 2,701-2,800) 2,743 $19,178,075
Top 100 Stars in Supporting Roles at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 4,201-4,300) 4,207 $687,128,235
Top Live Action Stars at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 3,201-3,300) 3,231 $845,858,895
Top Above the Line Stars at the Wordwide Box Office (Rank 3,901-4,000) 3,935 $73,624,928
Top Below the Line Stars at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 3,701-3,800) 3,749 $612,878,876
Top Stars at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 3,801-3,900) 3,823 $845,858,895
Highest Grossing Stars of 1988 at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 101-200) 116 40
Highest Grossing Stars of 1989 at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 101-200) 123 40
Highest Grossing Stars of 1990 at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 101-200) 135 40
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Original Screenplay Movies (Rank 1,401-1,500) 1,463 $19,132,948
Top International Leading Stars for Original Screenplay Movies (Rank 3,001-3,100) 3,025 $45,127
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Original Screenplay Movies (Rank 1,801-1,900) 1,836 $19,178,075
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Live Action Movies (Rank 1,901-2,000) 1,935 $19,132,948
Top International Leading Stars for Live Action Movies (Rank 3,801-3,900) 3,824 $45,127
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Live Action Movies (Rank 2,401-2,500) 2,436 $19,178,075
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Contemporary Fiction Movies (Rank 1,201-1,300) 1,294 $19,130,297
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Historical Fiction Movies (Rank 1,201-1,300) 1,267 $2,651
Top International Leading Stars for Historical Fiction Movies (Rank 901-1,000) 907 $45,127
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Contemporary Fiction Movies (Rank 1,601-1,700) 1,633 $19,130,297
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Historical Fiction Movies (Rank 1,101-1,200) 1,182 $47,778
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Comedy Movies (Rank 701-800) 783 $16,031,707
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Romantic Comedy Movies (Rank 301-400) 358 $3,101,241
Top International Leading Stars for Romantic Comedy Movies (Rank 401-500) 453 $45,127
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Comedy Movies (Rank 901-1,000) 926 $16,031,707
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Romantic Comedy Movies (Rank 401-500) 433 $3,146,368
Top Domestic Leading Stars for PG-13 Movies (Rank 1,101-1,200) 1,199 $16,031,707
Top Domestic Leading Stars for R Movies (Rank 1,401-1,500) 1,472 $3,098,590
Top Domestic Leading Stars for PG Movies (Rank 1,201-1,300) 1,233 $2,651
Top International Leading Stars for PG Movies (Rank 1,001-1,100) 1,004 $45,127
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for PG-13 Movies (Rank 1,301-1,400) 1,318 $16,031,707
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for R Movies (Rank 1,701-1,800) 1,754 $3,098,590
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for PG Movies (Rank 1,201-1,300) 1,239 $47,778
Top Domestic Leading Stars for Paramount Pictures Movies (Rank 401-500) 459 $16,031,707
Top Worldwide Leading Stars for Paramount Pictures Movies (Rank 401-500) 468 $16,031,707

All Technical Credits


Release
Date
TitleRoleDomestic
Box Office
International
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
12/31/2017 The Chaperone Producer $0 $0 $0
Movies: 1Totals:$0$0$0
  Averages:$0$0$0

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