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Angela's Ashes (1999)

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $13,038,660Details
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Metrics

Rotten Tomatoes
Critics RottenAudience Upright
Critics
52% - Rotten
Audience
81% - Upright

Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists

RecordRankAmount
Top 1999 Movies at the Worldwide Box Office 115 $13,038,660
Top 1999 Movies at the Domestic Box Office 107 $13,038,660
Top 1999 Limited Release Movies at the Domestic Box Office 7 $13,038,660
Highest Weekend Theater Average for Limited Release Movies 5,995 $5,275
Highest Weekend Theater Average for Limited Release Movies 61,274 $183
Highest Weekend Theater Average for Limited Release Movies 58,192 $306
Highest Weekend Theater Average for Limited Release Movies 15,247 $2,507
Highest Weekend Theater Average for Limited Release Movies 61,890 $148
Highest Weekend Theater Average for Limited Release Movies 2,176 $10,276
Highest Weekend Theater Average for Limited Release Movies 59,768 $250
Highest Weekend Theater Average for Limited Release Movies 22,143 $1,770
Highest Weekend Theater Average for Limited Release Movies 2,007 $10,724
Highest Weekend Theater Average for Limited Release Movies 52,263 $493
Highest Weekend Theater Average for Limited Release Movies 61,061 $195
Highest Weekend Theater Average for Limited Release Movies 12,463 $2,983
Highest Weekend Theater Average for Limited Release Movies 61,631 $163
Highest Weekend Theater Average for Limited Release Movies 1,340 $13,366
Highest Weekend Theater Average for Limited Release Movies 59,296 $266
Highest Weekend Theater Average for Limited Release Movies 31,314 $1,208
Highest Weekend Theater Average for Limited Release Movies 62,128 $134
Highest Weekend Theater Average for Limited Release Movies 59,835 $246
Highest Weekend Theater Average for Limited Release Movies 46,652 $653
Highest Weekend Theater Average for Limited Release Movies 60,081 $237
Highest Weekend Theater Average for Limited Release Movies 2,691 $9,105
Highest Weekend Theater Average for Limited Release Movies 59,150 $272
All Time Worldwide Box Office 5,291 $13,038,660
All Time Domestic Inflation Adjusted Box Office for Limited Release Movies 177 $20,410,311
All Time Domestic Inflation Adjusted Box Office 4,029 $20,410,311
All Time Domestic Highest Grossing Limited Release Movies 207 $13,038,660
All Time Domestic Box Office for Based on Fiction Book/Short Story Movies 881 $13,038,660
All Time Domestic Box Office 4,213 $13,038,660

Movie Details

Production Budget:$25,000,000
Domestic Releases: December 24th, 1999 (Limited) by Paramount Pictures
MPAA Rating: R for sexual content and some language
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Keywords: Coming of Age
Source:Based on Fiction Book/Short Story
Genre:Drama
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Historical Fiction
Production Companies: Scott Rudin Productions

Ranking on other Records and Milestones

RecordRankAmountChart
Date
Days In
Release
Biggest 22nd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 678 $6,366 May 19, 2000 150
Biggest 22nd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 269 $6,366 May 19, 2000 150
Highest Theater Average 22nd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 666 $148 May 19, 2000 150
Biggest 21st Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 700 $11,604 May 12, 2000 143
Biggest 21st Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 245 $11,604 May 12, 2000 143
Highest Theater Average 21st Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 760 $163 May 12, 2000 143
Biggest 20th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 757 $16,371 May 5, 2000 136
Biggest 20th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 242 $16,371 May 5, 2000 136
Highest Theater Average 20th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 865 $134 May 5, 2000 136
Biggest 19th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 589 $58,658 Apr 28, 2000 129
Biggest 19th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 131 $58,658 Apr 28, 2000 129
Highest Theater Average 19th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 955 $195 Apr 28, 2000 129
Biggest 18th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,429 $4,746 Apr 21, 2000 122
Biggest 18th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 572 $4,746 Apr 21, 2000 122
Highest Theater Average 18th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 1,067 $237 Apr 21, 2000 122
Biggest 17th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,594 $6,265 Apr 14, 2000 115
Biggest 17th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 589 $6,265 Apr 14, 2000 115
Highest Theater Average 17th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 1,166 $272 Apr 14, 2000 115
Biggest 16th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,832 $6,988 Apr 7, 2000 108
Biggest 16th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 648 $6,988 Apr 7, 2000 108
Highest Theater Average 16th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 1,330 $250 Apr 7, 2000 108
Biggest 15th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,633 $22,882 Mar 31, 2000 101
Biggest 15th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 426 $22,882 Mar 31, 2000 101
Highest Theater Average 15th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 1,484 $246 Mar 31, 2000 101
Biggest 14th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,645 $39,095 Mar 24, 2000 94
Biggest 14th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 375 $39,095 Mar 24, 2000 94
Highest Theater Average 14th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 1,706 $183 Mar 24, 2000 94
Biggest 13th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,286 $103,430 Mar 17, 2000 87
Biggest 13th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 246 $103,430 Mar 17, 2000 87
Highest Theater Average 13th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 1,709 $306 Mar 17, 2000 87
Biggest 12th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,230 $143,106 Mar 10, 2000 80
Biggest 12th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 223 $143,106 Mar 10, 2000 80
Highest Theater Average 12th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 1,929 $266 Mar 10, 2000 80
Biggest 11th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,057 $225,236 Mar 3, 2000 73
Biggest 11th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 186 $225,236 Mar 3, 2000 73
Highest Theater Average 11th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 1,774 $493 Mar 3, 2000 73
Biggest 10th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 887 $381,436 Feb 25, 2000 66
Biggest 10th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 148 $381,436 Feb 25, 2000 66
Highest Theater Average 10th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 1,668 $653 Feb 25, 2000 66
Biggest 9th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 702 $741,753 Feb 18, 2000 59
Biggest 9th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 99 $741,753 Feb 18, 2000 59
Highest Theater Average 9th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 1,011 $1,208 Feb 18, 2000 59
Biggest 8th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 779 $1,086,608 Feb 11, 2000 52
Biggest 8th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 89 $1,086,608 Feb 11, 2000 52
Highest Theater Average 8th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 681 $1,770 Feb 11, 2000 52
Biggest 7th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 837 $1,539,191 Feb 4, 2000 45
Biggest 7th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 74 $1,539,191 Feb 4, 2000 45
Highest Theater Average 7th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 471 $2,507 Feb 4, 2000 45
Biggest 6th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,108 $1,822,355 Jan 28, 2000 38
Biggest 6th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 81 $1,822,355 Jan 28, 2000 38
Highest Theater Average 6th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 426 $2,983 Jan 28, 2000 38
Biggest 5th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 968 $3,217,591 Jan 21, 2000 31
Biggest 5th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 38 $3,217,591 Jan 21, 2000 31
Highest Theater Average 5th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 189 $5,275 Jan 21, 2000 31
Biggest 4th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 5,093 $80,198 Jan 14, 2000 24
Biggest 4th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 1,227 $80,198 Jan 14, 2000 24
Highest Theater Average 4th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 32 $13,366 Jan 14, 2000 24
Top 1999 Theater Average Limited Release Movies at the Domestic Box Office 48 $13,366 Jan 14, 2000 24
Biggest 3rd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 5,746 $64,342 Jan 7, 2000 17
Biggest 3rd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 1,514 $64,342 Jan 7, 2000 17
Highest Theater Average 3rd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 132 $10,724 Jan 7, 2000 17
Biggest 2nd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 6,251 $61,655 Dec 31, 1999 10
Biggest 2nd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 1,732 $61,655 Dec 31, 1999 10
Highest Theater Average 2nd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 484 $10,276 Dec 31, 1999 10
Biggest Opening Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 6,850 $54,628 Dec 24, 1999 3
Biggest Opening Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 2,052 $54,628 Dec 24, 1999 3
Highest Theater Average Opening Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 1,605 $9,105 Dec 24, 1999 3
Top Grossing Movies Never to Go Into Wide Release 200 $13,038,660 Dec 24, 1999 0
Top Movies Never to Reach Number One at the Domestic Box Office Chart 2,663 $13,038,660 Dec 24, 1999 0
Widest Expansion for Limited Release Movies 207 608 Dec 24, 1999 0

Cast

Emily Watson    Angela McCourt
Robert Carlyle    Malachy McCourt Sr.
Joe Breen    Young Frank McCourt
Ciaran Owens    Middle Frank McCourt
Michael Legge    Older Frank McCourt
Ronnie Masterson    Grandma Sheehan
Pauline McLynn    Aunt Aggie
Liam Carney    Uncle Pa Keating
Eanna MacLiam    Uncle Pat
Andrew Bennett    Narrator
Shane Murray-Corcoran    Malachy McCourt Jr.
Devon Murray    Middle Malachy
Peter Halpin   
Aaron Geraghty   
Sean Carney Daly   

Production and Technical Credits

Director   
Screenwriter    Laura Jones
Screenwriter    Alan Parker
Composer    John Williams
First Assistant Director    Tommy Gormley

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Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1999/12/24 43 $54,628   6 $9,105   $54,628 3
1999/12/31 46 $61,655 +13% 6 $10,276   $186,032 10
2000/01/07 50 $64,342 +4% 6 $10,724   $288,210 17
2000/01/14 48 $80,198 +25% 6 $13,366   $398,728 24
2000/01/21 10 $3,217,591 +3,912% 610 $5,275   $3,635,585 31
2000/01/28 12 $1,822,355 -43% 611 $2,983   $6,436,536 38
2000/02/04 14 $1,539,191 -16% 614 $2,507   $8,636,345 45
2000/02/11 18 $1,086,608 -29% 614 $1,770   $10,200,544 52
2000/02/18 20 $741,753 -32% 614 $1,208   $11,339,958 59
2000/02/25 22 $381,436 -49% 584 $653   $11,927,892 66
2000/03/03 29 $225,236 -41% 457 $493   $12,315,064 73
2000/03/10 35 $143,106 -36% 538 $266   $12,531,590 80
2000/03/17 42 $103,430 -28% 338 $306   $12,714,711 87
2000/03/24 62 $39,095 -62% 214 $183   $12,798,766 94
2000/03/31 67 $22,882 -41% 93 $246   $12,846,467 101
2000/04/07 96 $6,988 -69% 28 $250   $12,867,149 108
2000/04/14 96 $6,265 -10% 23 $272   $12,878,241 115
2000/04/21 108 $4,746 -24% 20 $237   $12,877,682 122
2000/04/28 49 $58,658 +1,136% 301 $195   $12,951,080 129
2000/05/05 72 $16,371 -72% 122 $134   $13,002,090 136
2000/05/12 87 $11,604 -29% 71 $163   $13,023,045 143
2000/05/19 86 $6,366 -45% 43 $148   $13,038,660 150

Daily Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
2000/01/17 39 $17,878   6 $2,980   $398,728 25
2000/01/21 10 $918,000   610 $1,505   $1,317,000 29
2000/01/22 10 $1,424,000 +55% 610 $2,334   $2,741,000 30
2000/01/23 11 $807,000 -43% 610 $1,323   $3,635,585 31
2000/01/24 10 $260,528 -68% 610 $427   $3,896,114 32
2000/01/25 11 $237,935 -9% 610 $390   $4,134,049 33
2000/01/26 10 $249,170 +5% 610 $408   $4,383,219 34
2000/01/27 10 $231,000 -7% 610 $379   $4,614,000 35
2000/01/30 11 $388,000   611 $635   $6,436,536 38
2000/01/31 12 $152,644 -61% 611 $250   $6,589,181 39
2000/02/01 11 $183,868 +20% 611 $301   $6,773,049 40
2000/02/02 10 $172,903 -6% 611 $283   $6,945,952 41
2000/02/03 12 $151,000 -13% 611 $247   $7,097,000 42
2000/02/06 13 $432,000   614 $704   $8,636,000 45
2000/02/07 13 $101,495 -77% 614 $165   $8,737,841 46
2000/02/08 11 $136,916 +35% 614 $223   $8,874,757 47
2000/02/09 11 $124,836 -9% 614 $203   $8,999,593 48
2000/02/10 12 $114,344 -8% 614 $186   $9,113,937 49
2000/02/13 15 $290,000   614 $472   $10,200,544 52
2000/02/14 15 $116,630 -60% 614 $190   $10,317,155 53
2000/02/15 14 $96,944 -17% 614 $158   $10,414,099 54
2000/02/16 14 $94,003 -3% 614 $153   $10,508,102 55
2000/02/17 15 $90,104 -4% 614 $147   $10,598,205 56
2000/02/21 18 $122,295   614 $199   $11,339,959 60
2000/02/22 16 $74,650 -39% 614 $122   $11,414,609 61
2000/02/23 16 $65,435 -12% 614 $107   $11,480,044 62
2000/02/24 17 $66,413 +1% 614 $108   $11,546,457 63
2000/02/27 20 $111,000   584 $190   $11,927,892 66
2000/02/28 18 $34,565 -69% 584 $59   $11,962,458 67
2000/02/29 16 $42,056 +22% 584 $72   $12,004,514 68
2000/03/01 17 $41,640 -1% 584 $71   $12,846,154 69
2000/03/02 19 $43,675 +5% 584 $75   $12,089,829 70

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1999/12/24 44 $124,377   6 $20,730   $124,377 7
1999/12/31 49 $99,491 -20% 6 $16,582   $223,868 14
2000/01/07 47 $94,662 -5% 6 $15,777   $318,530 21
2000/01/14 48 $99,464 +5% 6 $16,577   $417,994 28
2000/01/21 10 $4,196,187 +4,119% 610 $6,879   $4,614,181 35
2000/01/28 12 $2,482,973 -41% 611 $4,064   $7,097,154 42
2000/02/04 14 $2,016,782 -19% 614 $3,285   $9,113,936 49
2000/02/11 17 $1,484,269 -26% 614 $2,417   $10,598,205 56
2000/02/18 21 $948,251 -36% 614 $1,544   $11,546,456 63
2000/02/25 22 $543,372 -43% 584 $930   $12,089,828 70
2000/03/03 30 $298,656 -45% 457 $654   $12,388,484 77
2000/03/10 35 $222,797 -25% 538 $414   $12,611,281 84
2000/03/17 42 $148,390 -33% 338 $439   $12,759,671 91
2000/03/24 57 $63,914 -57% 214 $299   $12,823,585 98
2000/03/31 70 $36,576 -43% 93 $393   $12,860,161 105
2000/04/07 91 $11,815 -68% 28 $422   $12,871,976 112
2000/04/14 106 $960 -92% 23 $42   $12,872,936 119
2000/04/21 88 $19,486 +1,930% 20 $974   $12,892,422 126
2000/04/28 48 $93,297 +379% 301 $310   $12,985,719 133
2000/05/05 70 $25,722 -72% 122 $211   $13,011,441 140
2000/05/12 81 $20,853 -19% 71 $294   $13,032,294 147
2000/05/19 87 $6,366 -69% 43 $148   $13,038,660 154