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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
Top 1998 Movies at the Domestic Box Office 140 $6,719,864
Top 1998 Limited Release Movies at the Domestic Box Office 15 $6,719,864
Highest Weekend Theater Average for Limited Release Movies 45,066 $701
Highest Weekend Theater Average for Limited Release Movies 52,180 $496
Highest Weekend Theater Average for Limited Release Movies 40,718 $839
Highest Weekend Theater Average for Limited Release Movies 49,529 $570
Highest Weekend Theater Average for Limited Release Movies 3,218 $8,064
Highest Weekend Theater Average for Limited Release Movies 32,990 $1,132
Highest Weekend Theater Average for Limited Release Movies 48,906 $588
Highest Weekend Theater Average for Limited Release Movies 54,307 $430
Highest Weekend Theater Average for Limited Release Movies 38,198 $926
Highest Weekend Theater Average for Limited Release Movies 45,947 $675
Highest Weekend Theater Average for Limited Release Movies 52,999 $471
Highest Weekend Theater Average for Limited Release Movies 14,462 $2,618
Highest Weekend Theater Average for Limited Release Movies 44,878 $706
Highest Weekend Theater Average for Limited Release Movies 49,662 $566
Highest Weekend Theater Average for Limited Release Movies 5,240 $5,809
Highest Weekend Theater Average for Limited Release Movies 40,018 $864
Highest Weekend Theater Average for Limited Release Movies 2,648 $9,181
Highest Weekend Theater Average for Limited Release Movies 49,200 $579
Highest Weekend Theater Average for Limited Release Movies 54,991 $410
Highest Weekend Theater Average for Limited Release Movies 20,313 $1,929
Highest Weekend Theater Average for Limited Release Movies 46,782 $650
Highest Weekend Theater Average for Limited Release Movies 38,049 $932
All Time Worldwide Box Office for Original Screenplay Movies 3,426 $6,719,864
All Time Worldwide Box Office 6,758 $6,719,864
All Time Domestic Inflation Adjusted Box Office for Limited Release Movies 312 $11,996,025
All Time Domestic Inflation Adjusted Box Office 4,812 $11,996,025
All Time Domestic Highest Grossing Limited Release Movies 407 $6,719,864
All Time Domestic Box Office for Original Screenplay Movies 2,694 $6,719,864
All Time Domestic Box Office 5,370 $6,719,864

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
Comparisons: vs. The Open Road
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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 22nd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 593 $11,227 Mar 26, 1999 150
Biggest 22nd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 205 $11,227 Mar 26, 1999 150
Highest Theater Average 22nd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 317 $864 Mar 26, 1999 150
Biggest 21st Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 546 $26,868 Mar 19, 1999 143
Biggest 21st Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 156 $26,868 Mar 19, 1999 143
Highest Theater Average 21st Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 319 $926 Mar 19, 1999 143
Biggest 20th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 642 $27,069 Mar 12, 1999 136
Biggest 20th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 179 $27,069 Mar 12, 1999 136
Highest Theater Average 20th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 571 $588 Mar 12, 1999 136
Biggest 19th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 811 $24,953 Mar 5, 1999 129
Biggest 19th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 220 $24,953 Mar 5, 1999 129
Highest Theater Average 19th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 776 $430 Mar 5, 1999 129
Biggest 18th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 808 $40,944 Feb 26, 1999 122
Biggest 18th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 190 $40,944 Feb 26, 1999 122
Highest Theater Average 18th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 690 $650 Feb 26, 1999 122
Biggest 17th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 947 $45,186 Feb 19, 1999 115
Biggest 17th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 208 $45,186 Feb 19, 1999 115
Highest Theater Average 17th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 705 $706 Feb 19, 1999 115
Biggest 16th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 979 $67,983 Feb 12, 1999 108
Biggest 16th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 195 $67,983 Feb 12, 1999 108
Highest Theater Average 16th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 691 $839 Feb 12, 1999 108
Biggest 15th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,964 $9,009 Feb 5, 1999 101
Biggest 15th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 647 $9,009 Feb 5, 1999 101
Highest Theater Average 15th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 1,310 $410 Feb 5, 1999 101
Biggest 14th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,982 $18,235 Jan 29, 1999 94
Biggest 14th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 559 $18,235 Jan 29, 1999 94
Highest Theater Average 14th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 1,192 $570 Jan 29, 1999 94
Biggest 13th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 2,318 $16,357 Jan 22, 1999 87
Biggest 13th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 681 $16,357 Jan 22, 1999 87
Highest Theater Average 13th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 1,453 $496 Jan 22, 1999 87
Biggest 12th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 2,398 $26,378 Jan 15, 1999 80
Biggest 12th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 626 $26,378 Jan 15, 1999 80
Highest Theater Average 12th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 1,642 $471 Jan 15, 1999 80
Biggest 11th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 2,286 $50,371 Jan 8, 1999 73
Biggest 11th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 524 $50,371 Jan 8, 1999 73
Highest Theater Average 11th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 1,615 $579 Jan 8, 1999 73
Biggest 10th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 2,378 $68,990 Jan 1, 1999 66
Biggest 10th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 518 $68,990 Jan 1, 1999 66
Highest Theater Average 10th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 1,195 $932 Jan 1, 1999 66
Biggest 9th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 3,011 $50,462 Dec 25, 1998 59
Biggest 9th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 725 $50,462 Dec 25, 1998 59
Highest Theater Average 9th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 1,763 $701 Dec 25, 1998 59
Biggest 8th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 2,127 $190,142 Dec 18, 1998 52
Biggest 8th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 404 $190,142 Dec 18, 1998 52
Highest Theater Average 8th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 2,192 $566 Dec 18, 1998 52
Biggest 7th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 2,101 $306,982 Dec 11, 1998 45
Biggest 7th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 341 $306,982 Dec 11, 1998 45
Highest Theater Average 7th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 2,300 $675 Dec 11, 1998 45
Biggest 6th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 2,183 $532,218 Dec 4, 1998 38
Biggest 6th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 263 $532,218 Dec 4, 1998 38
Highest Theater Average 6th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 1,826 $1,132 Dec 4, 1998 38
Biggest 5th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 2,262 $989,684 Nov 27, 1998 31
Biggest 5th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 190 $989,684 Nov 27, 1998 31
Highest Theater Average 5th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 1,288 $1,929 Nov 27, 1998 31
Biggest 4th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 2,660 $1,340,166 Nov 20, 1998 24
Biggest 4th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 166 $1,340,166 Nov 20, 1998 24
Highest Theater Average 4th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 1,161 $2,618 Nov 20, 1998 24
Biggest 3rd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 4,718 $232,374 Nov 13, 1998 17
Biggest 3rd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 732 $232,374 Nov 13, 1998 17
Highest Theater Average 3rd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 532 $5,809 Nov 13, 1998 17
Biggest 2nd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 5,376 $153,225 Nov 6, 1998 10
Biggest 2nd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 997 $153,225 Nov 6, 1998 10
Highest Theater Average 2nd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 725 $8,064 Nov 6, 1998 10
Biggest Opening Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 5,735 $156,076 Oct 30, 1998 3
Biggest Opening Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 1,079 $156,076 Oct 30, 1998 3
Highest Theater Average Opening Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 1,585 $9,181 Oct 30, 1998 3
Top 1998 Theater Average Limited Release Movies at the Domestic Box Office 105 $9,181 Oct 30, 1998 3
Top Grossing Movies Never to Go Into Wide Release 475 $6,719,864 Oct 30, 1998 0
Top Movies Never to Reach Number One at the Domestic Box Office Chart 3,548 $6,719,864 Oct 30, 1998 0
Widest Expansion for Limited Release Movies 261 496 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

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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