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Boogie Nights (1997)

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $26,410,771Details
International Box Office $16,700,954
Worldwide Box Office $43,111,725
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Movie Details

Production Budget:$15,000,000
Domestic Releases: October 10th, 1997 (Limited) by New Line
October 31st, 1997 (Expands Wide) by New Line
Video Release: August 31st, 1999 by Warner Home Video
MPAA Rating: R for strong sex scenes with explicit dialogue, nudity, drug use, language and violence
Running Time: 155 minutes
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Keywords: Porn Business
Source:Original Screenplay
Genre:Drama
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Historical Fiction
Production Companies: New Line Cinema, Lawrence Gordon
Production Countries: United States

Ranking on other Records and Milestones

RecordRankRevenueChart
Date
Days In
Release
Biggest 27th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 191 $29,868 Apr 10, 1998 185
Biggest 26th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 151 $68,692 Apr 3, 1998 178
Biggest 25th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 127 $122,285 Mar 27, 1998 171
Biggest 24th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 123 $178,077 Mar 20, 1998 164
Biggest 23rd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 138 $177,338 Mar 13, 1998 157
Biggest 22nd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 313 $64,736 Mar 6, 1998 150
Biggest 21st Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 340 $77,628 Feb 27, 1998 143
Biggest 20th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 371 $90,795 Feb 20, 1998 136
Biggest 19th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 263 $216,577 Feb 13, 1998 129
Biggest 18th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 182 $436,373 Feb 6, 1998 122
Biggest 17th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,044 $34,546 Jan 30, 1998 115
Biggest 16th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,113 $47,900 Jan 23, 1998 108
Biggest 15th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,078 $76,847 Jan 16, 1998 101
Biggest 14th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,073 $103,904 Jan 9, 1998 94
Biggest 13th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,388 $88,460 Jan 2, 1998 87
Biggest 12th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,775 $68,293 Dec 26, 1997 80
Biggest 11th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,527 $130,804 Dec 19, 1997 73
Biggest 10th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,056 $301,643 Dec 12, 1997 66
Biggest 9th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 775 $657,961 Dec 5, 1997 59
Biggest 8th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 863 $930,136 Nov 28, 1997 52
Biggest 7th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 993 $1,244,381 Nov 21, 1997 45
Biggest 6th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 774 $2,577,634 Nov 14, 1997 38
Biggest 5th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 762 $3,940,924 Nov 7, 1997 31
Biggest 4th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 975 $4,681,934 Oct 31, 1997 24
Biggest 3rd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 2,977 $1,807,702 Oct 24, 1997 17
Biggest 2nd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 4,293 $869,146 Oct 17, 1997 10
Biggest Opening Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 6,917 $50,168 Oct 10, 1997 3

Cast

   Eddie Adams/Dirk Diggler
   Amber Waves
   Jack Horner
   Buck Swope
   Reed Rothchild
   Little Bill
   Rollergirl/Brandy
Nicole Parker    Becky Barnett
Philip Seymour Hoffman    Scotty
Thomas Jane    Todd Parker
Luis Guzman    Maurice T. Rodriguez
Ricky Jay    Kurt Longjohn
Melora Walters    Jessie St. Vincent
Robert Ridgely    The Colonel James
Philip Baker Hall    Floyd Gondolli
Alfred Molina    Rahad Jackson
Nina Hartley    Little Bill's Wife
Michael Jace    Jerome
Jack Wallace    Rocky
John Doe    Amber's Husband
Joanna Gleason    Dirk's Mother
Laurel Holloman    Sheryl Lynn
Jonathon Quint    Johnny Doe
Stanley DeSantis    Buck's Manager
Rico Bueno    Hot Traxx Waiter
Samson Barkhordarian    Hot Traxx Manager
Brad Braeden    Big Stud
Lawrence Hudd    Dirk's Father
Michael Stein    Stereo Customer
Patricia Forte    Teacher
Kai Lennox    High School/College Kid
Jason Andrews    Johnny, Limo Driver
Amber Hunter    Colonel's Lady Friend
Greg Lauren    Young Stud
Tom Dorfmeister    Watcher #1
Jake Cross    Watcher #2
Selwyn Emerson Miller    Hot Traxx DJ
Jamielyn Gamboa    Colonel's Hot Traxx Girlfriend
Melissa Spell    Becky's Girlfriend
Raymond Laboriel    Becky's Girlfriend's Friend
Jon Brion    Awards Ceremony Band Member
Brian Kehew    Awards Ceremony Band Member
Robin Sharp    Awards Ceremony Band Member
Audrey Wiechman    Awards Ceremony Band Member
Tim Soronen    Raphael
Alexander D Slanger    Floyd's Kid
Thomas Lenk    Floyd's Kid
Lexi Leigh    Floyd's Kid
Laura Gronewald    Floyd's Kid
Vernon Guichard, II    Mugsy Jack's Bartender
Tony Tedeschi    New Year's Eve Young Stud
Leslie Redden    KC Sunshine
Gregory Daniel    Minister
Michael Penn    Nick the Engineer
Don Amendolia    Bank Worker
Robert Downey, Sr.    Burt Studio Manager
Veronica Hart    Judge
Jack Riley    Lawyer
Channon Roe    Surfer
Mike Gunther    Surfer Punk
Michael Raye Smith    Surfer Punk
Michael Scott Stencil    Surfer Punk
Dustin Courtney    Donut Boy
Allan Graf    Man with Gun
Jose Chaidez    Puerto Rican Kid
B Philly Johnson    Rahad's Bodyguard
Joe G M Chan    Cosmo
Goliath    Tyrone
Israel Juarbe    Maurice's Brother
George Anthony Rae    Maurice's Brother
Eric Winzenried    Doctor

Production and Technical Credits

Director   
Screenwriter    Paul Thomas Anderson
Producer    Lloyd Levin
Producer    John Lyons
Producer    Paul Thomas Anderson
Producer    Joanne Sellar
Executive Producer    Lawrence Gordon
Co-Executive Producer    Michael De Luca
Co-Executive Producer    Lynn Harris
Co-Producer    Daniel Lupi
Director of Photography    Robert Elswit
Production Designer    Bob Ziembicki
Editor    Dylan Tichenor
Costume Designer    Mark Bridges
Composer    Michael Penn
Assistant Director    John Wildermuth
Unit Production Manager    Daniel Lupi
Art Director    Ted Berner
Set Decorator    Sandy Struth
Special Effects Supervisor    Lou Carlucci
Costume Supervisor    David Davenport
Sound Mixer    Stephen Halbert
Re Recording Mixer-Supervisor    David Parker
Re-recording Mixer    Sam Lehmer
Supervising Sound Editor    Dane A. Davis
Sound Effects Editor    Kini Kay
Sound Effects Editor    Mark Yardas
Sound Effects Editor    John Kwiatkowski
Music Editor    Ron Finn
Make up    Tina K. Roesler
Hairstylist    Theo Mayes
Casting Director    Christine Sheaks
Stunt Coordinator    Cliff Cudney

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Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1997/10/10 43 $50,168   2 $25,084   $50,168 3
1997/10/17 16 $869,146 +1,632% 30 $28,972   $1,025,671 10
1997/10/24 12 $1,807,702 +108% 124 $14,578   $3,300,228 17
1997/10/31 4 $4,681,934 +159% 907 $5,162   $8,751,415 24
1997/11/07 7 $3,940,924 -16% 951 $4,144   $14,550,063 31
1997/11/14 9 $2,577,634 -35% 1,003 $2,570   $18,575,435 38
1997/11/21 14 $1,244,381 -52% 748 $1,664   $20,258,958 45
1997/11/28 16 $930,136 -25% 478 $1,946   $21,794,752 52
1997/12/05 15 $657,961 -29% 607 $1,084   $22,705,852 59
1997/12/12 24 $301,643 -54% 335 $900   $23,242,869 66
1997/12/19 27 $130,804 -57% 151 $866   $23,518,429 73
1997/12/26 43 $68,293 -48% 50 $1,366   $23,653,065 80
1998/01/02 37 $88,460 +30% 54 $1,638   $23,816,064 87
1998/01/09 34 $103,904 +17% 84 $1,237   $23,961,986 94
1998/01/16 42 $76,847 -26% 48 $1,601   $24,088,340 101
1998/01/23 49 $47,900 -38% 41 $1,168   $24,157,547 108
1998/01/30 56 $34,546 -28% 31 $1,114   $24,214,579 115
1998/02/06 21 $436,373 +1,163% 524 $833   $24,665,139 122
1998/02/13 34 $216,577 -50% 242 $895   $25,073,583 129
1998/02/20 46 $90,795 -58% 156 $582   $25,253,351 136
1998/02/27 48 $77,628 -15% 88 $882   $25,382,702 143
1998/03/06 50 $64,736 -17% 70 $925   $25,489,529 150
1998/03/13 31 $177,338 +174% 272 $652   $25,701,121 157
1998/03/20 32 $178,077 n/c 259 $688   $25,983,457 164
1998/03/27 32 $122,285 -31% 224 $546   $26,198,795 171
1998/04/03 44 $68,692 -44% 119 $577   $26,321,987 178
1998/04/10 57 $29,868 -57% 71 $421   $26,384,919 185

Daily Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1997/10/17 14 $262,000   30 $8,733   $479,000 8
1997/10/18 15 $325,000 +24% 30 $10,833   $804,000 9
1997/10/26 9 $523,000   124 $4,218   $2,007,000 17
1997/10/27 7 $187,340 -64% 124 $1,511   $3,487,568 18
1997/10/28 7 $209,362 +12% 124 $1,688   $3,696,930 19
1997/10/29 6 $194,564 -7% 124 $1,569   $3,891,494 20
1997/10/30 6 $177,506 -9% 124 $1,432   $177,506 21
1997/10/31 4 $920,000 +418% 907 $1,014   $4,989,000 22
1997/11/01 4 $2,425,000 +164% 907 $2,674   $7,414,000 23
1997/11/02 4 $1,345,000 -45% 907 $1,483   $8,751,000 24
1997/11/03 4 $435,939 -68% 907 $481   $9,187,354 25
1997/11/04 4 $524,951 +20% 907 $579   $9,712,305 26
1997/11/05 4 $408,791 -22% 907 $451   $10,121,096 27
1997/11/06 4 $423,377 +4% 907 $467   $10,544,473 28
1997/11/07 7 $1,245,000 +194% 951 $1,309   $11,854,000 29
1997/11/08 7 $1,655,000 +33% 951 $1,740   $13,509,000 30
1997/11/09 7 $1,041,063 -37% 951 $1,095   $14,550,063 31
1997/11/10 7 $397,370 -62% 951 $418   $14,947,433 32
1997/11/11 8 $489,949 +23% 951 $515   $15,437,382 33
1997/11/12 7 $264,177 -46% 951 $278   $15,701,559 34
1997/11/13 7 $267,181 +1% 951 $281   $15,968,740 35
1997/11/14 10 $670,000 +151% 1,003 $668   $16,638,740 36
1997/11/15 10 $1,100,000 +64% 1,003 $1,097   $15,998,000 37
1997/11/16 9 $658,000 -40% 1,003 $656   $18,575,435 38
1997/11/17 9 $167,854 -74% 1,003 $167   $18,743,289 39
1997/11/18 9 $214,733 +28% 1,003 $214   $18,958,022 40
1997/11/19 9 $175,878 -18% 1,003 $175   $19,133,900 41
1997/11/20 9 $169,652 -4% 1,003 $169   $19,303,552 42

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1997/10/10 33 $156,525   2 $78,263   $156,525 7
1997/10/17 17 $1,336,001 +754% 30 $44,533   $1,492,526 14
1997/10/24 10 $2,576,955 +93% 124 $20,782   $4,069,481 21
1997/10/31 4 $6,539,658 +154% 907 $7,210   $10,609,139 28
1997/11/07 7 $5,388,662 -18% 951 $5,666   $15,997,801 35
1997/11/14 10 $3,016,776 -44% 1,003 $3,008   $19,014,577 42
1997/11/21 14 $1,850,039 -39% 748 $2,473   $20,864,616 49
1997/11/28 17 $1,183,275 -36% 478 $2,475   $22,047,891 56
1997/12/05 16 $893,335 -25% 607 $1,472   $22,941,226 63
1997/12/12 20 $446,399 -50% 335 $1,333   $23,387,625 70
1997/12/19 29 $197,147 -56% 151 $1,306   $23,584,772 77
1997/12/26 36 $142,832 -28% 50 $2,857   $23,727,604 84
1998/01/02 44 $130,478 -9% 54 $2,416   $23,858,082 91
1998/01/09 33 $153,411 +18% 84 $1,826   $24,011,493 98
1998/01/16 43 $98,154 -36% 48 $2,045   $24,109,647 105
1998/01/23 48 $70,386 -28% 41 $1,717   $24,180,033 112
1998/01/30 55 $48,733 -31% 31 $1,572   $24,228,766 119
1998/02/06 18 $628,240 +1,189% 524 $1,199   $24,857,006 126
1998/02/13 31 $305,550 -51% 242 $1,263   $25,162,556 133
1998/02/20 43 $142,518 -53% 156 $914   $25,305,074 140
1998/02/27 46 $119,719 -16% 88 $1,360   $25,424,793 147
1998/03/06 47 $98,990 -17% 70 $1,414   $25,523,783 154
1998/03/13 30 $281,597 +184% 272 $1,035   $25,805,380 161
1998/03/20 31 $271,130 -4% 259 $1,047   $26,076,510 168
1998/03/27 32 $176,785 -35% 224 $789   $26,253,295 175
1998/04/03 43 $101,756 -42% 119 $855   $26,355,051 182