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Beloved (1998)

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $22,852,487Details
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  5. Video Sales
  6. Cast & Crew
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Metrics

Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists

RecordRankAmount
All Time Domestic Box Office (Rank 3,101-3,200) 3,123 $22,852,487
All Time Worldwide Box Office (Rank 4,101-4,200) 4,126 $22,852,487
All Time Domestic Box Office for R Movies (Rank 901-1,000) 996 $22,852,487
All Time Worldwide Box Office for R Movies (Rank 1,201-1,300) 1,273 $22,852,487

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


Movie Details

Production Budget:$53,000,000
Domestic Releases: October 16th, 1998 (Wide) by Walt Disney
MPAA Rating: R for violent images, sexuality and nudity
Comparisons: vs. The Scarlet Letter
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Keywords: Death of a Son or Daughter, Slavery, African-American, Friendly Ghost, Hauntings, Bigotry, Incest, Non-Chronological, Dysfunctional Family
Source:Based on Fiction Book/Short Story
Genre:Drama
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Historical Fiction
Production Countries: United States

Ranking on other Records and Milestones

RecordRankAmountChart
Date
Days In
Release
Columbus Day (All Movies, 3-Day) 100 $8,165,551 Oct 16, 1998 3
Columbus Day (All Movies, 3-Day, Inflation Adjusted) 79 $15,060,131 Oct 16, 1998 3
Columbus Day (Opening, 3-Day) 51 $8,165,551 Oct 16, 1998 3
Columbus Day (Opening, 3-Day, Inflation Adjusted) 46 $15,060,131 Oct 16, 1998 3

Cast

Oprah Winfrey    Sethe
Thandie Newton    Beloved
Irma P. Hall    Ella
Kimberly Elise    Denver
Beah Richards    Baby Suggs
Lisa Gay Hamilton    Younger Sethe
Albert Hall    Stamp Paid
Danny Glover    Paul D
Dorothy Love Coates    M. Lucille Williams
Vertamae Grosvener    Grace
Kessia Randall    Amy Denver
Carol Jean Lewis    Janey Wagon
Wes Bentley    Schoolteacher's Nephew
Tracey Walter    Slave Catcher
Jason Robards, Jr.    Mr. Bodwin
Jane White    Lady Jones
Alerte Belance    Nan
Hill Harper    Halle

Production and Technical Credits

Director   
Set Decorator    Karen O'Hara

Domestic Cumulative Box Office Records


Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossWeek
1998/10/16 5 $8,165,551   1,501 $5,440   $8,165,551 1
1998/10/23 7 $4,286,417 -48% 1,507 $2,844   $14,736,650 2
1998/10/30 8 $2,656,117 -38% 1,571 $1,691   $18,712,389 3
1998/11/06 12 $1,477,904 -44% 1,386 $1,066   $21,137,134 4
1998/11/13 19 $530,222 -64% 626 $847   $22,227,635 5
1998/11/20 31 $158,809 -70% 247 $643   $22,550,984 6
1998/11/27 49 $57,222 -64% 66 $867   $22,659,813 7
1998/12/04 54 $31,942 -44% 66 $484   $22,705,177 8
1998/12/11 61 $15,053 -53% 43 $350   $22,731,272 9
1998/12/18 65 $5,943 -61% 21 $283   $22,743,463 10
1998/12/25 76 $724 -88% 2 $362   $22,746,521 11
1999/03/05 54 $55,582   206 $270   $22,802,816 21
1999/03/12 65 $17,159 -69% 60 $286   $22,843,047 22

Daily Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1998/10/16 4 $2,605,000   1,501 $1,736   $2,605,000 1
1998/10/17 5 $3,435,000 +32% 1,501 $2,288   $6,040,000 2
1998/10/18 4 $2,170,000 -37% 1,501 $1,446   $8,166,000 3
1998/10/19 3 $620,671 -71% 1,501 $414   $8,786,222 4
1998/10/20 3 $604,842 -3% 1,501 $403   $9,391,064 5
1998/10/21 3 $520,381 -14% 1,501 $347   $9,911,445 6
1998/10/22 4 $538,788 +4% 1,501 $359   $10,450,233 7
1998/10/23 7 $1,230,000 +128% 1,507 $816   $11,680,000 8
1998/10/24 7 $1,905,000 +55% 1,507 $1,264   $13,585,000 9
1998/10/25 7 $1,164,000 -39% 1,507 $772   $14,736,650 10
1998/10/26 7 $335,360 -71% 1,507 $223   $15,072,010 11
1998/10/27 7 $366,903 +9% 1,507 $243   $15,438,913 12
1998/10/28 6 $313,852 -14% 1,507 $208   $15,752,765 13
1998/11/01 8 $828,000   1,571 $527   $18,712,000 17
1998/11/02 8 $222,802 -73% 1,571 $142   $18,935,191 18
1998/11/03 7 $273,931 +23% 1,571 $174   $19,209,122 19
1998/11/04 8 $222,984 -19% 1,671 $133   $19,432,106 20
1998/11/05 8 $227,124 +2% 1,671 $136   $19,659,230 21

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossWeek
1998/10/16 4 $10,450,233   1,501 $6,962   $10,450,233 1
1998/10/23 7 $5,606,039 -46% 1,507 $3,720   $16,056,272 2
1998/10/30 8 $3,602,958 -36% 1,571 $2,293   $19,659,230 3
1998/11/06 12 $2,038,183 -43% 1,386 $1,471   $21,697,413 4
1998/11/13 20 $694,762 -66% 626 $1,110   $22,392,175 5
1998/11/20 33 $210,416 -70% 247 $852   $22,602,591 6
1998/11/27 49 $70,644 -66% 66 $1,070   $22,673,235 7
1998/12/04 52 $42,984 -39% 66 $651   $22,716,219 8
1998/12/11 57 $21,301 -50% 43 $495   $22,737,520 9
1998/12/18 56 $8,277 -61% 21 $394   $22,745,797 10
1999/03/05 50 $78,654   206 $382   $22,825,888 21