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American History X (1998)

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $6,719,864Details
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Metrics

Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists

RecordRankAmount
All Time Domestic Box Office 5,391 $6,719,864
All Time Worldwide Box Office 6,803 $6,719,864
All Time Domestic Highest Grossing Limited Release Movies 409 $6,719,864
All Time Domestic Box Office for R Movies 1,698 $6,719,864
All Time Worldwide Box Office for R Movies 2,026 $6,719,864

See the Box Office tab (Domestic) and International tab (International and Worldwide) for more Cumulative Box Office Records.


Movie Details

Production Budget:$10,000,000
Domestic Releases: October 30th, 1998 (Wide) by New Line
MPAA Rating: R for graphic brutal violence including rape, pervasive language, strong sexuality and nudity
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Keywords: Neo Nazis
Source:Original Screenplay
Genre:Drama
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Contemporary Fiction

Ranking on other Records and Milestones

RecordRankAmountChart
Date
Days In
Release
Biggest Domestic 22nd Weekend 596 $11,227 Mar 26, 1999 150
Biggest 22nd Weekend Limited Release 207 $11,227 Mar 26, 1999 150
Theater Average 22nd Weekend Limited Release 317 $864 Mar 26, 1999 150
Biggest Domestic 21st Weekend 549 $26,868 Mar 19, 1999 143
Biggest 21st Weekend Limited Release 158 $26,868 Mar 19, 1999 143
Theater Average 21st Weekend Limited Release 320 $926 Mar 19, 1999 143
Biggest Domestic 20th Weekend 646 $27,069 Mar 12, 1999 136
Biggest 20th Weekend Limited Release 181 $27,069 Mar 12, 1999 136
Theater Average 20th Weekend Limited Release 576 $588 Mar 12, 1999 136
Biggest Domestic 19th Weekend 818 $24,953 Mar 5, 1999 129
Biggest 19th Weekend Limited Release 222 $24,953 Mar 5, 1999 129
Theater Average 19th Weekend Limited Release 781 $430 Mar 5, 1999 129
Biggest Domestic 18th Weekend 816 $40,944 Feb 26, 1999 122
Biggest 18th Weekend Limited Release 191 $40,944 Feb 26, 1999 122
Theater Average 18th Weekend Limited Release 693 $650 Feb 26, 1999 122
Biggest Domestic 17th Weekend 959 $45,186 Feb 19, 1999 115
Biggest 17th Weekend Limited Release 210 $45,186 Feb 19, 1999 115
Theater Average 17th Weekend Limited Release 708 $706 Feb 19, 1999 115
Biggest Domestic 16th Weekend 988 $67,983 Feb 12, 1999 108
Biggest 16th Weekend Limited Release 197 $67,983 Feb 12, 1999 108
Theater Average 16th Weekend Limited Release 694 $839 Feb 12, 1999 108
Biggest Domestic 15th Weekend 1,978 $9,009 Feb 5, 1999 101
Biggest 15th Weekend Limited Release 654 $9,009 Feb 5, 1999 101
Theater Average 15th Weekend Limited Release 1,317 $410 Feb 5, 1999 101
Biggest Domestic 14th Weekend 1,996 $18,235 Jan 29, 1999 94
Biggest 14th Weekend Limited Release 564 $18,235 Jan 29, 1999 94
Theater Average 14th Weekend Limited Release 1,200 $570 Jan 29, 1999 94
Biggest Domestic 13th Weekend 2,331 $16,357 Jan 22, 1999 87
Biggest 13th Weekend Limited Release 686 $16,357 Jan 22, 1999 87
Theater Average 13th Weekend Limited Release 1,461 $496 Jan 22, 1999 87
Biggest Domestic 12th Weekend 2,410 $26,378 Jan 15, 1999 80
Biggest 12th Weekend Limited Release 629 $26,378 Jan 15, 1999 80
Theater Average 12th Weekend Limited Release 1,651 $471 Jan 15, 1999 80
Biggest Domestic 11th Weekend 2,299 $50,371 Jan 8, 1999 73
Biggest 11th Weekend Limited Release 526 $50,371 Jan 8, 1999 73
Theater Average 11th Weekend Limited Release 1,626 $579 Jan 8, 1999 73
Biggest Domestic 10th Weekend 2,389 $68,990 Jan 1, 1999 66
Biggest 10th Weekend Limited Release 520 $68,990 Jan 1, 1999 66
Theater Average 10th Weekend Limited Release 1,199 $932 Jan 1, 1999 66
Biggest Domestic 9th Weekend 3,023 $50,462 Dec 25, 1998 59
Biggest 9th Weekend Limited Release 729 $50,462 Dec 25, 1998 59
Theater Average 9th Weekend Limited Release 1,771 $701 Dec 25, 1998 59
Biggest Domestic 8th Weekend 2,135 $190,142 Dec 18, 1998 52
Biggest 8th Weekend Limited Release 404 $190,142 Dec 18, 1998 52
Theater Average 8th Weekend Limited Release 2,199 $566 Dec 18, 1998 52
Biggest Domestic 7th Weekend 2,109 $306,982 Dec 11, 1998 45
Biggest 7th Weekend Limited Release 341 $306,982 Dec 11, 1998 45
Theater Average 7th Weekend Limited Release 2,312 $675 Dec 11, 1998 45
Biggest Domestic 6th Weekend 2,192 $532,218 Dec 4, 1998 38
Biggest 6th Weekend Limited Release 263 $532,218 Dec 4, 1998 38
Theater Average 6th Weekend Limited Release 1,835 $1,132 Dec 4, 1998 38
Biggest Domestic 5th Weekend 2,272 $989,684 Nov 27, 1998 31
Biggest 5th Weekend Limited Release 190 $989,684 Nov 27, 1998 31
Theater Average 5th Weekend Limited Release 1,293 $1,929 Nov 27, 1998 31
Biggest Domestic 4th Weekend 2,671 $1,340,166 Nov 20, 1998 24
Biggest 4th Weekend Limited Release 167 $1,340,166 Nov 20, 1998 24
Theater Average 4th Weekend Limited Release 1,167 $2,618 Nov 20, 1998 24
Biggest Domestic 3rd Weekend 4,750 $232,374 Nov 13, 1998 17
Biggest 3rd Weekend Limited Release 741 $232,374 Nov 13, 1998 17
Theater Average 3rd Weekend Limited Release 533 $5,809 Nov 13, 1998 17
Biggest Domestic 2nd Weekend 5,410 $153,225 Nov 6, 1998 10
Biggest 2nd Weekend Limited Release 1,008 $153,225 Nov 6, 1998 10
Theater Average 2nd Weekend Limited Release 726 $8,064 Nov 6, 1998 10
Biggest Domestic Opening Weekend 5,770 $156,076 Oct 30, 1998 3
Biggest Opening Weekend Limited Release 1,090 $156,076 Oct 30, 1998 3
Theater Average Opening Weekend Limited Release 1,602 $9,181 Oct 30, 1998 3
Theater Average Limited Release 2,664 $9,181 Oct 30, 1998 3
Top 1998 Theater Average Limited Release 105 $9,181 Oct 30, 1998 3
Never Wide Domestic 476 $6,719,864 Oct 30, 1998 0
Never No. 1 Domestic 3,563 $6,719,864 Oct 30, 1998 0
Widest Expansion Limited Release 263 496 Oct 30, 1998 0

Cast

Edward Norton    Derek Vinyard
Edward Furlong    Danny Vinyard
Beverly D'Angelo    Doris Vinyard
Avery Brooks    Bob Sweeney
Stacy Keach    Cameron Alexander
Fairuza Balk    Stacey
Guy Torry    Lamont
Ethan Suplee    Seth
William Russ    Dennis Vinyard
Antonio David Lyons    Lawrence
Keram Malicki-Sanchez    Chris
Elliott Gould    Murray
Christopher Masterson    Daryl Dawson

Domestic Cumulative Box Office Records


Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1998/10/30 29 $156,076   17 $9,181   $185,816 3
1998/11/06 32 $153,225 -2% 19 $8,064   $433,359 10
1998/11/13 24 $232,374 +52% 40 $5,809   $748,245 17
1998/11/20 12 $1,340,166 +477% 512 $2,618   $2,231,929 24
1998/11/27 16 $989,684 -26% 513 $1,929   $4,001,063 31
1998/12/04 16 $532,218 -46% 470 $1,132   $4,904,220 38
1998/12/11 22 $306,982 -42% 455 $675   $5,466,361 45
1998/12/18 30 $190,142 -38% 336 $566   $5,804,792 52
1998/12/25 47 $50,462 -73% 72 $701   $5,992,166 59
1999/01/01 43 $68,990 +37% 74 $932   $6,114,166 66
1999/01/08 43 $50,371 -27% 87 $579   $6,205,537 73
1999/01/15 50 $26,378 -48% 56 $471   $6,260,099 80
1999/01/22 57 $16,357 -38% 33 $496   $6,286,313 87
1999/01/29 56 $18,235 +11% 32 $570   $6,314,903 94
1999/02/05 64 $9,009 -51% 22 $410   $6,337,486 101
1999/02/12 48 $67,983 +655% 81 $839   $6,412,832 108
1999/02/19 50 $45,186 -34% 64 $706   $6,479,476 115
1999/02/26 53 $40,944 -9% 63 $650   $6,545,272 122
1999/03/05 65 $24,953 -39% 58 $430   $6,597,562 129
1999/03/12 58 $27,069 +8% 46 $588   $6,638,563 136
1999/03/19 60 $26,868 -1% 29 $926   $6,685,003 143
1999/03/26 72 $11,227 -58% 13 $864   $6,712,241 150

Daily Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1998/11/23 9 $137,475   512 $269   $2,369,404 25
1998/11/24 10 $175,000 +27% 512 $342   $2,547,000 26

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1998/10/30 26 $250,394   17 $14,729   $280,134 7
1998/11/06 31 $235,737 -6% 19 $12,407   $515,871 14
1998/11/13 23 $375,892 +59% 40 $9,397   $891,763 21
1998/11/20 13 $2,119,616 +464% 512 $4,140   $3,011,379 28
1998/11/27 15 $1,360,623 -36% 513 $2,652   $4,372,002 35
1998/12/04 16 $787,377 -42% 470 $1,675   $5,159,379 42
1998/12/11 22 $455,271 -42% 455 $1,001   $5,614,650 49
1998/12/18 29 $327,054 -28% 336 $973   $5,941,704 56
1998/12/25 45 $103,472 -68% 72 $1,437   $6,045,176 63
1999/01/01 42 $109,990 +6% 74 $1,486   $6,155,166 70
1999/01/08 41 $78,555 -29% 87 $903   $6,233,721 77
1999/01/15 47 $36,235 -54% 56 $647   $6,269,956 84
1999/01/22 53 $26,712 -26% 33 $809   $6,296,668 91
1999/01/29 50 $31,809 +19% 32 $994   $6,328,477 98
1999/02/05 56 $16,372 -49% 22 $744   $6,344,849 105
1999/02/12 45 $89,441 +446% 81 $1,104   $6,434,290 112
1999/02/19 47 $70,038 -22% 64 $1,094   $6,504,328 119
1999/02/26 48 $68,281 -3% 63 $1,084   $6,572,609 126
1999/03/05 59 $38,885 -43% 58 $670   $6,611,494 133
1999/03/12 58 $46,641 +20% 46 $1,014   $6,658,135 140
1999/03/19 60 $42,879 -8% 29 $1,479   $6,701,014 147