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Being John Malkovich (1999)

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $22,858,926Details
International Box Office $9,523,455Details
Worldwide Box Office $32,382,381
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Metrics

Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists

RecordRankAmount
All Time Domestic Box Office 3,074 $22,858,926
All Time International Box Office 3,364 $9,523,455
All Time Worldwide Box Office 3,258 $32,382,381
All Time Domestic Highest Grossing Limited Release Movies 111 $22,858,926
All Time Domestic Box Office for R Movies 962 $22,858,926
All Time International Box Office for R Movies 1,046 $9,523,455
All Time Worldwide Box Office for R Movies 1,022 $32,382,381

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


Movie Details

Production Budget:$13,000,000
Domestic Releases: October 29th, 1999 (Limited) by USA Films
Video Release: May 2nd, 2000 by Polygram USA Video
MPAA Rating: R for language and sexuality
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Keywords: Body Swap
Source:Original Screenplay
Genre:Black Comedy
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Fantasy

Ranking on other Records and Milestones

RecordRankAmountChart
Date
Days In
Release
Biggest Domestic 28th Weekend 277 $5,339 May 5, 2000 192
Biggest 28th Weekend Limited Release 124 $5,339 May 5, 2000 192
Theater Average 28th Weekend Limited Release 307 $254 May 5, 2000 192
Biggest Domestic 27th Weekend 217 $20,103 Apr 28, 2000 185
Biggest 27th Weekend Limited Release 74 $20,103 Apr 28, 2000 185
Theater Average 27th Weekend Limited Release 257 $558 Apr 28, 2000 185
Biggest Domestic 26th Weekend 218 $34,993 Apr 21, 2000 178
Biggest 26th Weekend Limited Release 57 $34,993 Apr 21, 2000 178
Theater Average 26th Weekend Limited Release 224 $729 Apr 21, 2000 178
Biggest Domestic 25th Weekend 272 $29,509 Apr 14, 2000 171
Biggest 25th Weekend Limited Release 77 $29,509 Apr 14, 2000 171
Theater Average 25th Weekend Limited Release 295 $615 Apr 14, 2000 171
Biggest Domestic 24th Weekend 252 $49,405 Apr 7, 2000 164
Biggest 24th Weekend Limited Release 58 $49,405 Apr 7, 2000 164
Theater Average 24th Weekend Limited Release 309 $668 Apr 7, 2000 164
Biggest Domestic 23rd Weekend 245 $70,052 Mar 31, 2000 157
Biggest 23rd Weekend Limited Release 51 $70,052 Mar 31, 2000 157
Theater Average 23rd Weekend Limited Release 271 $854 Mar 31, 2000 157
Biggest Domestic 22nd Weekend 252 $90,782 Mar 24, 2000 150
Biggest 22nd Weekend Limited Release 52 $90,782 Mar 24, 2000 150
Theater Average 22nd Weekend Limited Release 226 $1,107 Mar 24, 2000 150
Biggest Domestic 21st Weekend 380 $65,225 Mar 17, 2000 143
Biggest 21st Weekend Limited Release 86 $65,225 Mar 17, 2000 143
Theater Average 21st Weekend Limited Release 333 $893 Mar 17, 2000 143
Biggest Domestic 20th Weekend 395 $82,514 Mar 10, 2000 136
Biggest 20th Weekend Limited Release 90 $82,514 Mar 10, 2000 136
Theater Average 20th Weekend Limited Release 257 $1,179 Mar 10, 2000 136
Biggest Domestic 19th Weekend 421 $106,745 Mar 3, 2000 129
Biggest 19th Weekend Limited Release 86 $106,745 Mar 3, 2000 129
Theater Average 19th Weekend Limited Release 313 $1,124 Mar 3, 2000 129
Biggest Domestic 18th Weekend 392 $159,237 Feb 25, 2000 122
Biggest 18th Weekend Limited Release 80 $159,237 Feb 25, 2000 122
Theater Average 18th Weekend Limited Release 338 $1,180 Feb 25, 2000 122
Biggest Domestic 17th Weekend 340 $242,969 Feb 18, 2000 115
Biggest 17th Weekend Limited Release 64 $242,969 Feb 18, 2000 115
Theater Average 17th Weekend Limited Release 246 $1,473 Feb 18, 2000 115
Biggest Domestic 16th Weekend 404 $250,749 Feb 11, 2000 108
Biggest 16th Weekend Limited Release 78 $250,749 Feb 11, 2000 108
Theater Average 16th Weekend Limited Release 293 $1,449 Feb 11, 2000 108
Biggest Domestic 15th Weekend 405 $313,840 Feb 4, 2000 101
Biggest 15th Weekend Limited Release 75 $313,840 Feb 4, 2000 101
Theater Average 15th Weekend Limited Release 300 $1,516 Feb 4, 2000 101
Biggest Domestic 14th Weekend 485 $312,603 Jan 28, 2000 94
Biggest 14th Weekend Limited Release 85 $312,603 Jan 28, 2000 94
Theater Average 14th Weekend Limited Release 440 $1,342 Jan 28, 2000 94
Biggest Domestic 13th Weekend 587 $302,702 Jan 21, 2000 87
Biggest 13th Weekend Limited Release 104 $302,702 Jan 21, 2000 87
Theater Average 13th Weekend Limited Release 354 $1,577 Jan 21, 2000 87
Biggest Domestic 12th Weekend 411 $509,722 Jan 14, 2000 80
Biggest 12th Weekend Limited Release 78 $509,722 Jan 14, 2000 80
Theater Average 12th Weekend Limited Release 159 $2,338 Jan 14, 2000 80
Biggest Domestic 11th Weekend 553 $488,303 Jan 7, 2000 73
Biggest 11th Weekend Limited Release 93 $488,303 Jan 7, 2000 73
Theater Average 11th Weekend Limited Release 266 $2,078 Jan 7, 2000 73
Biggest Domestic 10th Weekend 743 $472,661 Dec 31, 1999 66
Biggest 10th Weekend Limited Release 124 $472,661 Dec 31, 1999 66
Theater Average 10th Weekend Limited Release 399 $1,898 Dec 31, 1999 66
Biggest Domestic 9th Weekend 1,356 $302,111 Dec 24, 1999 59
Biggest 9th Weekend Limited Release 237 $302,111 Dec 24, 1999 59
Theater Average 9th Weekend Limited Release 1,000 $1,223 Dec 24, 1999 59
Biggest Domestic 8th Weekend 1,005 $751,248 Dec 17, 1999 52
Biggest 8th Weekend Limited Release 131 $751,248 Dec 17, 1999 52
Theater Average 8th Weekend Limited Release 873 $1,530 Dec 17, 1999 52
Biggest Domestic 7th Weekend 1,190 $962,925 Dec 10, 1999 45
Biggest 7th Weekend Limited Release 130 $962,925 Dec 10, 1999 45
Theater Average 7th Weekend Limited Release 1,117 $1,528 Dec 10, 1999 45
Biggest Domestic 6th Weekend 1,351 $1,363,626 Dec 3, 1999 38
Biggest 6th Weekend Limited Release 109 $1,363,626 Dec 3, 1999 38
Theater Average 6th Weekend Limited Release 771 $2,185 Dec 3, 1999 38
Biggest Domestic 5th Weekend 1,472 $2,044,834 Nov 26, 1999 31
Biggest 5th Weekend Limited Release 88 $2,044,834 Nov 26, 1999 31
Theater Average 5th Weekend Limited Release 469 $3,472 Nov 26, 1999 31
Biggest Domestic 4th Weekend 2,254 $1,866,210 Nov 19, 1999 24
Biggest 4th Weekend Limited Release 106 $1,866,210 Nov 19, 1999 24
Theater Average 4th Weekend Limited Release 894 $3,158 Nov 19, 1999 24
Biggest Domestic 3rd Weekend 2,683 $2,337,348 Nov 12, 1999 17
Biggest 3rd Weekend Limited Release 74 $2,337,348 Nov 12, 1999 17
Theater Average 3rd Weekend Limited Release 678 $5,005 Nov 12, 1999 17
Biggest Domestic 2nd Weekend 3,689 $1,852,093 Nov 5, 1999 10
Biggest 2nd Weekend Limited Release 96 $1,852,093 Nov 5, 1999 10
Theater Average 2nd Weekend Limited Release 454 $10,583 Nov 5, 1999 10
Biggest Domestic Opening Weekend 4,813 $637,721 Oct 29, 1999 3
Biggest Opening Weekend Limited Release 404 $637,721 Oct 29, 1999 3
Theater Average Opening Weekend Limited Release 272 $25,509 Oct 29, 1999 3
Theater Average Limited Release 355 $25,509 Oct 29, 1999 3
Top 1999 Theater Average Limited Release 9 $25,509 Oct 29, 1999 3
Never Wide Domestic 70 $22,858,926 Oct 29, 1999 0
Never No. 1 Domestic 1,740 $22,858,926 Oct 29, 1999 0
Widest Expansion Limited Release 210 605 Oct 29, 1999 0

Cast

David Fincher    Christopher Bing
Spike Jonze    Derek Mantini's Assistant for Emily Dickinson Puppet
Ned Bellamy    Derek Mantini
Sean Penn    Himself
W. Earl Brown    Erroll
Charlie Sheen    Charlie
   John Horatio Malkovich
Mary Kay Place    Floris
Orson Bean    Dr. Lester
Catherine Keener    Maxine
Cameron Diaz    Lotte Schwartz
   Craig Schwartz

Production and Technical Credits

Director   
Composer    Carter Burwell

DVD and Blu-ray Releases for May 15th, 2012

May 14th, 2012

It's not a bad week, for this time of year, with three films that are selling well, and two of those earned really good reviews. Unfortunately, I'm still waiting for those screeners. Also, after those three big releases, there's a sharp drop-off in sales strength and we quickly find releases that would be overlooked most weeks. As for the best of the best, both Chronicle and The Grey are contenders for Pick of the Week, but like I said, I don't have the screeners to judge the extras. Therefore, I'm giving that title to Being John Malkovich Criterion Collection Blu-ray. More...

Domestic Cumulative Box Office Records


Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1999/10/29 17 $637,721   25 $25,509   $637,721 3
1999/11/05 14 $1,852,093 +190% 175 $10,583   $2,875,714 10
1999/11/12 14 $2,337,348 +26% 467 $5,005   $6,094,597 17
1999/11/19 10 $1,866,210 -20% 591 $3,158   $8,767,533 24
1999/11/26 10 $2,044,834 +10% 589 $3,472   $11,908,584 31
1999/12/03 8 $1,363,626 -33% 624 $2,185   $13,826,808 38
1999/12/10 10 $962,925 -29% 630 $1,528   $15,294,721 45
1999/12/17 11 $751,248 -22% 491 $1,530   $16,488,703 52
1999/12/24 18 $302,111 -60% 247 $1,223   $17,307,726 59
1999/12/31 17 $472,661 +56% 249 $1,898   $18,243,969 66
2000/01/07 21 $488,303 +3% 235 $2,078   $19,039,056 73
2000/01/14 24 $509,722 +4% 218 $2,338   $19,744,510 80
2000/01/21 30 $302,702 -41% 192 $1,577   $20,158,402 87
2000/01/28 29 $312,603 +3% 233 $1,342   $20,604,174 94
2000/02/04 30 $313,840 n/c 207 $1,516   $21,058,680 101
2000/02/11 31 $250,749 -20% 173 $1,449   $21,415,998 108
2000/02/18 32 $242,969 -3% 165 $1,473   $21,761,714 115
2000/02/25 34 $159,237 -34% 135 $1,180   $21,980,927 122
2000/03/03 43 $106,745 -33% 95 $1,124   $22,136,532 129
2000/03/10 47 $82,514 -23% 70 $1,179   $22,268,399 136
2000/03/17 51 $65,225 -21% 73 $893   $22,373,277 143
2000/03/24 43 $90,782 +39% 82 $1,107   $22,500,727 150
2000/03/31 43 $70,052 -23% 82 $854   $22,620,571 157
2000/04/07 48 $49,405 -29% 74 $668   $22,701,293 164
2000/04/14 61 $29,509 -40% 48 $615   $22,752,683 171
2000/04/21 60 $34,993 +19% 48 $729   $22,804,123 178
2000/04/28 75 $20,103 -43% 36 $558   $22,842,994 185
2000/05/05 99 $5,339 -73% 21 $254   $22,858,926 192

Daily Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1999/10/31 17 $192,000   25 $7,680   $637,721 3
1999/11/01 15 $89,571 -53% 25 $3,583   $727,292 4
1999/11/02 15 $96,582 +8% 25 $3,863   $823,874 5
1999/11/03 14 $89,944 -7% 25 $3,598   $913,818 6
1999/11/04 15 $91,915 +2% 25 $3,677   $1,005,733 7
1999/11/07 11 $515,000   25 $20,600   $2,875,714 10
1999/11/08 11 $164,657 -68% 25 $6,586   $3,040,371 11
1999/11/09 11 $198,330 +20% 25 $7,933   $3,238,701 12
1999/11/10 13 $222,506 +12% 175 $1,271   $3,461,207 13
1999/11/11 14 $273,659 +23% 175 $1,564   $3,734,866 14
1999/11/12 12 $740,000 +170% 416 $1,779   $4,475,000 15
1999/11/13 13 $980,000 +32% 468 $2,094   $5,455,000 16
1999/11/14 11 $619,000 -37% 467 $1,325   $6,094,597 17
1999/11/15 9 $180,341 -71% 467 $386   $6,274,938 18
1999/11/16 9 $219,832 +22% 467 $471   $6,494,770 19
1999/11/17 9 $201,559 -8% 467 $432   $6,696,329 20
1999/11/18 9 $197,971 -2% 467 $424   $6,894,300 21
1999/11/19 10 $543,000 +174% 590 $920   $7,437,000 22
1999/11/20 10 $865,000 +59% 590 $1,466   $8,302,000 23
1999/11/21 10 $483,000 -44% 591 $817   $8,767,533 24
1999/11/22 10 $164,495 -66% 591 $278   $8,932,028 25
1999/11/23 10 $225,850 +37% 591 $382   $9,157,878 26
1999/11/24 11 $305,000 +35% 591 $516   $9,463,000 27
1999/11/25 11 $382,000 +25% 591 $646   $9,845,000 28
1999/11/26 10 $768,000 +101% 591 $1,299   $10,613,000 29
1999/11/27 10 $828,000 +8% 591 $1,401   $11,441,000 30
1999/11/28 10 $431,000 -48% 589 $732   $11,908,584 31
1999/11/29 9 $120,263 -72% 589 $204   $12,028,848 32
1999/11/30 9 $150,185 +25% 589 $255   $12,179,033 33
1999/12/01 9 $130,278 -13% 589 $221   $12,309,311 34
1999/12/02 8 $133,488 +2% 589 $227   $12,442,799 35
1999/12/03 9 $404,000 +203% 624 $647   $12,847,000 36
1999/12/04 9 $643,000 +59% 624 $1,030   $13,490,000 37
1999/12/05 9 $338,000 -47% 624 $542   $13,826,808 38
1999/12/06 8 $112,094 -67% 624 $180   $13,938,902 39
1999/12/07 8 $142,206 +27% 624 $228   $14,081,108 40
1999/12/08 8 $126,304 -11% 624 $202   $14,207,412 41
1999/12/09 8 $119,629 -5% 624 $192   $14,327,041 42
1999/12/10 9 $268,000 +124% 630 $425   $14,595,000 43
1999/12/11 10 $421,000 +57% 630 $668   $15,016,000 44
1999/12/12 10 $253,000 -40% 630 $402   $15,295,721 45
1999/12/13 9 $91,060 -64% 630 $145   $15,385,781 46
1999/12/14 9 $132,754 +46% 630 $211   $15,498,535 47
1999/12/15 9 $100,547 -24% 630 $160   $15,599,082 48
1999/12/16 9 $102,135 +2% 630 $162   $15,701,217 49
1999/12/19 11 $231,000   491 $470   $16,488,703 52
1999/12/20 12 $118,678 -49% 491 $242   $16,583,936 53
1999/12/21 11 $146,231 +23% 491 $298   $16,730,167 54
1999/12/27 16 $111,383   247 $451   $17,419,108 60
1999/12/28 17 $106,835 -4% 247 $433   $17,525,943 61
1999/12/29 17 $98,620 -8% 247 $399   $17,624,563 62
2000/01/02 16 $177,000   249 $711   $18,243,969 66
2000/01/03 16 $92,121 -48% 249 $370   $18,336,090 67
2000/01/04 16 $66,854 -27% 249 $268   $18,402,944 68
2000/01/05 16 $69,971 +5% 249 $281   $18,472,915 69
2000/01/06 16 $71,164 +2% 249 $286   $18,544,079 70
2000/01/09 19 $132,000   235 $562   $19,039,056 73
2000/01/10 20 $46,435 -65% 235 $198   $19,076,294 74
2000/01/11 20 $54,028 +16% 235 $230   $19,130,322 75

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1999/10/29 17 $1,023,621   25 $40,945   $1,023,621 7
1999/11/05 12 $2,733,628 +167% 175 $15,621   $3,757,249 14
1999/11/12 11 $3,144,074 +15% 467 $6,732   $6,901,323 21
1999/11/19 11 $2,962,427 -6% 591 $5,013   $9,863,750 28
1999/11/26 10 $2,599,432 -12% 589 $4,413   $12,463,182 35
1999/12/03 9 $1,868,614 -28% 624 $2,995   $14,331,796 42
1999/12/10 10 $1,405,659 -25% 630 $2,231   $15,737,455 49
1999/12/17 12 $1,268,160 -10% 491 $2,583   $17,005,615 56
1999/12/24 16 $765,693 -40% 247 $3,100   $17,771,308 63
1999/12/31 17 $779,445 +2% 249 $3,130   $18,550,753 70
2000/01/07 20 $684,035 -12% 235 $2,911   $19,234,788 77
2000/01/14 24 $620,912 -9% 218 $2,848   $19,855,700 84
2000/01/21 30 $435,871 -30% 192 $2,270   $20,291,571 91
2000/01/28 29 $453,269 +4% 233 $1,945   $20,744,840 98
2000/02/04 30 $420,409 -7% 207 $2,031   $21,165,249 105
2000/02/11 30 $353,496 -16% 173 $2,043   $21,518,745 112
2000/02/18 33 $302,945 -14% 165 $1,836   $21,821,690 119
2000/02/25 35 $208,097 -31% 135 $1,541   $22,029,787 126
2000/03/03 42 $156,098 -25% 95 $1,643   $22,185,885 133
2000/03/10 48 $122,167 -22% 70 $1,745   $22,308,052 140
2000/03/17 49 $101,893 -17% 73 $1,396   $22,409,945 147
2000/03/24 43 $140,574 +38% 82 $1,714   $22,550,519 154
2000/03/31 45 $101,369 -28% 82 $1,236   $22,651,888 161
2000/04/07 49 $71,286 -30% 74 $963   $22,723,174 168
2000/04/14 60 $45,956 -36% 48 $957   $22,769,130 175
2000/04/21 59 $53,761 +17% 48 $1,120   $22,822,891 182
2000/04/28 76 $30,696 -43% 36 $853   $22,853,587 189
2000/05/05 101 $5,339 -83% 21 $254   $22,858,926 196