Follow us on

8 Heads in a Duffel Bag (1997)

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $3,602,884Details
International Box Office $400,000
Worldwide Box Office $4,002,884
Further financial details...

  1. Summary
  2. News
  3. Box Office
  4. Video Sales
  5. Cast & Crew
  6. Trailer

Metrics

Rotten Tomatoes
Critics RottenAudience Spilled
Critics
11% - Rotten
Audience
35% - Spilled

Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists


Movie Details

Production Budget:$3,000,000
Domestic Releases: April 18th, 1997 (Wide) by Orion Pictures
MPAA Rating: R for language
Comparisons: vs. Damsels in Distress
Create your own comparison chart…
Keywords: Mafia
Source:Original Screenplay
Genre:Black Comedy
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Contemporary Fiction

Ranking on other Records and Milestones

RecordRankRevenueChart
Date
Days In
Release
Biggest 3rd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 5,874 $51,124 May 2, 1997 17
Biggest 2nd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 4,487 $593,307 Apr 25, 1997 10
Biggest Opening Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 4,073 $2,024,516 Apr 18, 1997 3
Widest Opening Weekend 2,793 1,553 Apr 18, 1997 3

Cast

Joe Pesci    Tommy Spinelli
Kristy Swanson    Laurie Bennett
David Spade    Ernie Lipscomb
George Hamilton    Dick Bennett
Dyan Cannon    Annette Bennett

Production and Technical Credits

Director   
Casting Director    Janet Hirshenson
Casting Director    Jane Jenkins

The shaded area represents the expected performance range for a film, based on its opening weekend box office. 95% of films fall within the shaded area. If a film trends towards the top end of the shaded area, it has good legs compared to the average film; if it trends towards the bottom end of the shaded area, it has poor legs. The predictive area is based on movies from the past 5 years.

Compare this performance with other movies…

Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1997/04/18 9 $2,024,516   1,553 $1,304   $2,024,516 3
1997/04/25 16 $593,307 -71% 1,514 $392   $3,260,346 10
1997/05/02 48 $51,124 -91% 128 $399   $3,559,990 17

Daily Box Office Performance

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1997/04/18 9 $2,667,039   1,553 $1,717   $2,667,039 7
1997/04/25 15 $841,827 -68% 1,514 $556   $3,508,866 14