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Breakdown (1997)

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $50,159,144Details
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Metrics

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Movie Details

Production Budget:$36,000,000
Domestic Releases: May 2nd, 1997 (Wide) by Paramount Pictures
MPAA Rating: R for strong violence/terror and language
Comparisons: vs. Secret in Their Eyes
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Source:Original Screenplay
Genre:Thriller/Suspense
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Contemporary Fiction

Ranking on other Records and Milestones

RecordRankRevenueChart
Date
Days In
Release
Biggest 16th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,477 $18,543 Aug 15, 1997 108
Biggest 15th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,507 $30,021 Aug 8, 1997 101
Biggest 14th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,409 $60,697 Aug 1, 1997 94
Fastest Movies to Earn $50 Million at the Domestic Box Office 1,413 $50,028,517 Aug 1, 1997 94
Biggest 13th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 732 $228,077 Jul 25, 1997 87
Biggest 12th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 544 $385,202 Jul 18, 1997 80
Biggest 11th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 596 $448,919 Jul 11, 1997 73
Biggest 10th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 2,045 $99,975 Jul 4, 1997 66
Biggest 9th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,705 $198,383 Jun 27, 1997 59
Biggest 8th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,305 $462,266 Jun 20, 1997 52
Biggest 7th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,133 $1,017,058 Jun 13, 1997 45
Biggest 6th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,132 $1,757,432 Jun 6, 1997 38
Biggest 5th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 963 $3,203,522 May 30, 1997 31
Biggest 4th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 809 $5,414,908 May 23, 1997 24
Biggest 3rd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,181 $5,947,444 May 16, 1997 17
Biggest 2nd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,451 $7,618,238 May 9, 1997 10
Biggest May Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 262 $12,307,128 May 2, 1997 3
Biggest Opening Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,480 $12,307,128 May 2, 1997 3
Widest Opening Weekend 2,086 2,108 May 2, 1997 3

Cast

   Jeff Taylor

Production and Technical Credits

Director   
Director   
Composer    Basil Poledouris

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
1997/05/02 1 $12,307,128   2,108 $5,838   $12,307,128 3
1997/05/09 3 $7,618,238 -38% 2,295 $3,319   $23,181,708 10
1997/05/16 3 $5,947,444 -22% 2,344 $2,537   $31,239,767 17
1997/05/23 5 $5,414,908 -9% 2,348 $2,306   $38,364,346 24
1997/05/30 6 $3,203,522 -41% 2,348 $1,364   $42,385,487 31
1997/06/06 9 $1,757,432 -45% 1,865 $942   $45,135,887 38
1997/06/13 10 $1,017,058 -42% 1,571 $647   $46,731,303 45
1997/06/20 14 $462,266 -55% 980 $472   $47,682,571 52
1997/06/27 22 $198,383 -57% 551 $360   $48,088,033 59
1997/07/04 27 $99,975 -50% 210 $476   $48,273,691 66
1997/07/11 16 $448,919 +349% 603 $744   $48,766,259 73
1997/07/18 17 $385,202 -14% 565 $682   $49,425,827 80
1997/07/25 24 $228,077 -41% 400 $570   $49,886,910 87
1997/08/01 39 $60,697 -73% 203 $299   $50,028,517 94
1997/08/08 50 $30,021 -51% 100 $300   $50,091,778 101
1997/08/15 58 $18,543 -38% 64 $290   $50,129,186 108

Daily Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1997/06/20 - $133,791   980 $137   $47,354,096 50
1997/06/21 - $210,457 +57% 980 $215   $47,564,553 51
1997/06/22 - $118,018 -44% 980 $120   $47,682,571 52
1997/06/23 - $43,029 -64% 980 $44   $47,725,600 53
1997/06/24 - $56,521 +31% 980 $58   $47,782,121 54
1997/06/25 - $51,424 -9% 980 $52   $47,833,545 55
1997/06/26 - $56,105 +9% 980 $57   $47,889,650 56

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1997/05/02 1 $15,563,470   2,108 $7,383   $15,563,470 7
1997/05/09 3 $9,728,853 -37% 2,295 $4,239   $25,292,323 14
1997/05/16 4 $7,657,115 -21% 2,344 $3,267   $32,949,438 21
1997/05/23 5 $6,232,527 -19% 2,348 $2,654   $39,181,965 28
1997/05/30 7 $4,196,490 -33% 2,348 $1,787   $43,378,455 35
1997/06/06 9 $2,335,790 -44% 1,865 $1,252   $45,714,245 42
1997/06/13 11 $1,506,060 -36% 1,571 $959   $47,220,305 49
1997/06/20 16 $669,345 -56% 980 $683   $47,889,650 56
1997/06/27 22 $284,066 -58% 551 $516   $48,173,716 63
1997/07/04 29 $143,624 -49% 210 $684   $48,317,340 70
1997/07/11 16 $723,285 +404% 603 $1,199   $49,040,625 77
1997/07/18 17 $618,208 -15% 565 $1,094   $49,658,833 84
1997/07/25 25 $308,987 -50% 400 $772   $49,967,820 91
1997/08/01 39 $93,937 -70% 203 $463   $50,061,757 98
1997/08/08 50 $48,886 -48% 100 $489   $50,110,643 105