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Billy Madison (1995)

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Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $25,460,475Details
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  1. Summary
  2. News
  3. Box Office
  4. Video Sales
  5. Cast & Crew
  6. Trailer

Metrics

Rotten Tomatoes
Critics RottenAudience Upright
Critics
46% - Rotten
Audience
79% - Upright

Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists


Movie Details

Domestic Releases: February 10th, 1995 (Wide) by Universal
Video Release: February 20th, 1996 by Universal Home Entertainment
MPAA Rating: PG-13 for language and crude humor
Running Time: 90 minutes
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Source:Original Screenplay
Genre:Comedy
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Contemporary Fiction
Production Companies: Universal Pictures
Production Countries: United States

Ranking on other Records and Milestones

RecordRankRevenueChart
Date
Days In
Release
Biggest 12th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,490 $103,230 Apr 28, 1995 80
Biggest 11th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,037 $228,095 Apr 21, 1995 73
Biggest 10th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 985 $327,750 Apr 14, 1995 66
Biggest 9th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 2,515 $83,815 Apr 7, 1995 59
Biggest 8th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 2,286 $155,685 Mar 31, 1995 52
Biggest 7th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 2,036 $325,815 Mar 24, 1995 45
Biggest 6th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,873 $742,960 Mar 17, 1995 38
Biggest 5th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,946 $1,278,255 Mar 10, 1995 31
Biggest 4th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 2,149 $1,989,815 Mar 3, 1995 24
Biggest 3rd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 2,128 $3,283,410 Feb 24, 1995 17
Biggest 2nd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,974 $5,563,065 Feb 17, 1995 10
Biggest Opening Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 2,451 $6,639,080 Feb 10, 1995 3
Widest Opening Weekend 2,443 1,834 Feb 10, 1995 3

Cast

   Billy Madison
   Veronica Vaughn
Josh Mostel    Max Anderson
Norm MacDonald    Frank
Mark Beltzman    Jack
Larry Hankin    Carl Alphonse
Theresa Merritt    Juanita
Dina Platias    Miss Lippy
Darren McGavin    Brian Madison
Hrant Alianak    Pete
Bradley Whitford    Eric Gordon
Jack Mather    Clemens
Vincent Marino    Cook
Christopher Kelk    Janitor
Marc Donato    Nodding 1st Grader
Keith Cole    Penguin
Chris Mei    Penguin
Conor Devitt    O'Doyle, Grade 1
Jared Durand    Scotty, Grade 1
Jessica Nakamura    Tricia, Grade 1
Helen Hughes    2nd Grade Teacher
Jacelyn Holmes    2nd Grader
Claire Cellucci    Attractive Lady
Shane Farberman    Clown
Al Maini    Chauffeur
Jared Cook    Ernie, Grade 3
Christian Matheson    O'Doyle, Grade 3
Kyle Bailey    Kyle
Vernon Chapman    Butler
Mandy Watts    Maid
Austin Pool    Dan, Grade 3
Gladys O'Connor    Tour Guide
Marcia Bennett    4th Grade Teacher
Diane Douglass    Nurse
Tim Herlihy    Architect
Frank Nakashima    Architect
Joyce Gordon    Lunch Lady
Jordan Lerner-Ellis    Pothead
Daniel Lerner-Ellis    Pothead
Robert Smigel    Mr. Oblaski
Melissa Korzenko    Nancy Connors
Colin Smith    O'Doyle, Grade 9
Jeff Moser    Paul
Amos Crawley    Rod
Tex Konig    Crazy Person
Eduardo Gomez    Crazy Person
Tanya Grout    Eric's Secretary
Benjamin Barrett    Tenth Grader
Matthew Ferguson    Tenth Grader
Sean Lett    O'Doyle, Grade 12
Stacey Wheal    Jennifer, Grade 3
Shanna Bresee    Susan, Grade 3
Michael Ayoub    Drama Teacher
Lawrence Nakamura    Lawn Guy
Gino Veltri    Rock Singer
James Downey    Principal
Bob Rodgers    Mr. O'Doyle
Margo Wladyka    Mrs. O'Doyle
Allison Robinson    Newswoman
Marcel Jean Gilles    Haitian Gardener
Suzanna Shebib    High School Girl
Justin Williams    3rd Grader
Nicholas A. Catalano    3rd Grader
Devon Codrington    3rd Grader
Nicole Harrison    3rd Grader
Lindsay Curran    3rd Grader
Brandi Tower    3rd Grader
Cassandra Forrester    3rd Grader
Matthew Tempest    3rd Grader
Michelle Toth    3rd Grader
Craig MacIsaac    3rd Grader
Tara Rooney    3rd Grader
Robby Cavallari    3rd Grader
Ryan Luis    3rd Grader
Alanna Budhoo    3rd Grader
Shomar Dejonge    3rd Grader
Carmela Bigioni    3rd Grader
Eric Aguilera    3rd Grader
Kevin Leroy    Jet Skiier
Steve Buscemi    Danny McGrath

Production and Technical Credits

Director   
Screenwriter    Tim Herlihy
Screenwriter    Adam Sandler
Producer    Robert Simonds
Executive Producer    Fitch Cady
Production Designer    Perry Blake
Editor    Jeffrey Wolf
Composer    Randy Edelman
Director of Photography    Victor Hammer
Associate Producer    Jack Giarraputo
Unit Production Manager    Ross Fanger
Art Director    Gordon Barnes
Costume Designer    Marie-Sylvie Deveau
Sound Mixer    Allan Byer
Re-recording Mixer    Andy Nelson
Re-recording Mixer    Scott Millan
Re-recording Mixer    Anna Behlmer
Supervising Sound Editor    Jerry Ross
Supervising Sound Editor    Kimberly A. Harris
Sound Effects Editor    John Joseph Thomas
Sound Effects Editor    John Edwards Younger
Make Up    Edelgard K. Pfluegl Pfluegl
Hairstylist    Kelly Brennan
Music Supervisor    Ralph Sall
Casting Director    Jaki-Brown Karman
Casting Director    Todd Thaler
Casting Director    Deirdre Bowen

The shaded area represents the expected performance range for a film, based on its opening weekend box office. 95% of films fall within the shaded area. If a film trends towards the top end of the shaded area, it has good legs compared to the average film; if it trends towards the bottom end of the shaded area, it has poor legs. The predictive area is based on movies from the past 5 years.

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Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1995/02/10 1 $6,639,080   1,834 $3,620   $6,639,080 3
1995/02/17 4 $5,563,065 -16% 1,842 $3,020   $13,770,220 10
1995/02/24 4 $3,283,410 -41% 1,887 $1,740   $18,004,255 17
1995/03/03 8 $1,989,815 -39% 1,708 $1,165   $20,679,205 24
1995/03/10 9 $1,278,255 -36% 1,397 $915   $22,384,780 31
1995/03/17 15 $742,960 -42% 1,004 $740   $23,566,745 38
1995/03/24 24 $325,815 -56% 543 $600   $24,121,350 45
1995/03/31 31 $155,685 -52% 278 $560   $24,381,010 52
1995/04/07 41 $83,815 -46% 151 $555   $24,505,965 59
1995/04/14 19 $327,750 +291% 575 $570   $24,858,770 66
1995/04/21 26 $228,095 -30% 343 $665   $25,282,190 73
1995/04/28 38 $103,230 -55% 160 $645   $25,441,250 80

Daily Box Office Performance

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1995/02/10 2 $8,207,155   1,834 $4,475   $8,207,155 7
1995/02/17 4 $6,513,690 -21% 1,842 $3,536   $14,720,845 14
1995/02/24 4 $3,968,545 -39% 1,887 $2,103   $18,689,390 21
1995/03/03 8 $2,417,135 -39% 1,708 $1,415   $21,106,525 28
1995/03/10 9 $1,717,260 -29% 1,397 $1,229   $22,823,785 35
1995/03/17 15 $971,750 -43% 1,004 $968   $23,795,535 42
1995/03/24 24 $429,790 -56% 543 $792   $24,225,325 49
1995/03/31 32 $196,825 -54% 278 $708   $24,422,150 56
1995/04/07 40 $108,870 -45% 151 $721   $24,531,020 63
1995/04/14 19 $523,075 +380% 575 $910   $25,054,095 70
1995/04/21 26 $283,925 -46% 343 $828   $25,338,020 77

Weekly US DVD Sales

DateRankUnits this Week% ChangeTotal UnitsSpending this WeekTotal SpendingWeeks in Release
8/22/20101840,783 40,783$244,290$244,290757