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Apt Pupil (1998)

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $8,838,938Details
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  2. News
  3. Box Office
  4. Video Sales
  5. Cast & Crew
  6. Trailer

Metrics

Rotten Tomatoes
Critics RottenAudience Spilled
Critics
53% - Rotten
Audience
57% - Spilled

Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists


Movie Details

Domestic Releases: October 23rd, 1998 (Wide) by Sony/TriStar
MPAA Rating: R for scenes of strong violence, language and brief sexuality
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Source:Based on Fiction Book/Short Story
Genre:Thriller/Suspense
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Contemporary Fiction

Ranking on other Records and Milestones

RecordRankRevenueChart
Date
Days In
Release
Biggest 11th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 2,715 $24,422 Jan 1, 1999 73
Biggest 10th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 2,766 $38,782 Dec 25, 1998 66
Biggest 9th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 3,090 $41,804 Dec 18, 1998 59
Biggest 8th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 2,871 $83,211 Dec 11, 1998 52
Biggest 6th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 5,940 $4,132 Nov 27, 1998 38
Biggest 5th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 5,158 $32,430 Nov 20, 1998 31
Biggest 4th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 4,294 $181,760 Nov 13, 1998 24
Biggest 3rd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 3,818 $747,507 Nov 6, 1998 17
Biggest 2nd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 3,657 $1,728,808 Oct 30, 1998 10
Biggest Opening Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 3,361 $3,583,151 Oct 23, 1998 3
Widest Opening Weekend 2,936 1,448 Oct 23, 1998 3
Movies with Leggiest Opening Weekend 1,073 2.94 Oct 23, 1998 1
Movies with Most Front-Loaded Opening Weekend 1,225 34.0% Oct 23, 1998 1

Cast

   Kurt Dussander
Brad Renfro    Todd Bowden
Bruce Davison    Richard Bowden
Elias Koteas    Archie
Joe Morton    Dan Richler
Jan Triska    Isaac Weiskopf
Michael Byrne    Ben Kramer
Heather McComb    Becky Trask
Ann Dowd    Monica Bowden
Joshua Jackson    Joey
David Schwimmer    Edward French
Mickey Cottrell    Sociology Teacher
Michael Artura    Detective Getty
James Karen    Victor Bowden
Marjorie Lovett    Agnes Bowden
Kevin Spirtas   

Production and Technical Credits

Composer    John Ottman
Director   

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Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1998/10/23 9 $3,583,151   1,448 $2,475   $3,583,151 3
1998/10/30 10 $1,728,808 -52% 1,448 $1,194   $6,491,135 10
1998/11/06 17 $747,507 -57% 1,110 $673   $7,962,235 17
1998/11/13 29 $181,760 -76% 280 $649   $8,436,937 24
1998/11/20 51 $32,430 -82% 68 $477   $8,519,116 31
1998/11/27 76 $4,132 -87% 11 $376   $8,534,043 38
1998/12/11 36 $83,211   355 $234   $8,621,053 52
1998/12/18 46 $41,804 -50% 76 $550   $8,703,477 59
1998/12/25 50 $38,782 -7% 51 $760   $8,772,906 66
1999/01/01 59 $24,422 -37% 51 $479   $8,838,938 73

Daily Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1998/10/23 8 $1,220,000   1,448 $843   $1,220,000 1
1998/10/24 9 $1,440,000 +18% 1,448 $994   $2,660,000 2
1998/10/25 9 $921,000 -36% 1,448 $636   $3,583,151 3
1998/10/26 8 $303,841 -67% 1,448 $210   $3,886,992 4
1998/10/27 6 $372,056 +22% 1,448 $257   $4,259,048 5
1998/10/28 9 $257,805 -31% 1,448 $178   $4,516,853 6
1998/11/01 10 $553,000   1,448 $382   $6,491,000 10
1998/11/02 10 $177,805 -68% 1,448 $123   $6,668,940 11
1998/11/03 10 $219,742 +24% 1,448 $152   $6,888,682 12

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1998/10/23 9 $4,762,327   1,448 $3,289   $4,762,327 7
1998/10/30 10 $2,452,401 -49% 1,448 $1,694   $7,214,728 14
1998/11/06 18 $1,040,449 -58% 1,110 $937   $8,255,177 21
1998/11/13 30 $231,509 -78% 280 $827   $8,486,686 28
1998/11/20 52 $43,225 -81% 68 $636   $8,529,911 35
1998/12/11 35 $123,831   355 $349   $8,661,673 56
1998/12/18 40 $72,451 -41% 76 $953   $8,734,124 63
1998/12/25 50 $80,392 +11% 51 $1,576   $8,814,516 70