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The Butcher Boy (1998)

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $1,822,193Details
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Metrics

Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists

RecordRankAmount
Top 1998 Movies at the Domestic Box Office 183 $1,822,193
Top 1998 Limited Release Movies at the Domestic Box Office 49 $1,822,193
Highest Weekend Theater Average for Limited Release Movies 1,747 $11,548
Highest Weekend Theater Average for Limited Release Movies 19,683 $1,989
Highest Weekend Theater Average for Limited Release Movies 15,325 $2,496
Highest Weekend Theater Average for Limited Release Movies 3,983 $7,012
Highest Weekend Theater Average for Limited Release Movies 42,045 $795
Highest Weekend Theater Average for Limited Release Movies 21,488 $1,826
Highest Weekend Theater Average for Limited Release Movies 1,069 $15,067
Highest Weekend Theater Average for Limited Release Movies 36,178 $1,002
Highest Weekend Theater Average for Limited Release Movies 8,256 $4,135
Highest Weekend Theater Average for Limited Release Movies 22,172 $1,768
All Time Worldwide Box Office for Live Action Movies 7,606 $1,822,193
All Time Worldwide Box Office for Contemporary Fiction Movies 4,432 $1,822,193
All Time Worldwide Box Office for Based on Fiction Book/Short Story Movies 1,572 $1,822,193
All Time Worldwide Box Office 9,072 $1,822,193
All Time Domestic Inflation Adjusted Box Office for Limited Release Movies 898 $3,275,283
All Time Domestic Inflation Adjusted Box Office 6,229 $3,275,283
All Time Domestic Highest Grossing Limited Release Movies 1,099 $1,822,193
All Time Domestic Box Office for Live Action Movies 6,082 $1,822,193
All Time Domestic Box Office for Contemporary Fiction Movies 3,461 $1,822,193
All Time Domestic Box Office for Based on Fiction Book/Short Story Movies 1,371 $1,822,193
All Time Domestic Box Office 7,053 $1,822,193

Movie Details

Domestic Releases: April 3rd, 1998 (Wide) by Warner Bros.
MPAA Rating: R for language and violence
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Keywords: Dysfunctional Family
Source:Based on Fiction Book/Short Story
Genre:Drama
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Contemporary Fiction

Ranking on other Records and Milestones

RecordRankAmountChart
Date
Days In
Release
Biggest 10th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 3,053 $27,829 Jun 5, 1998 66
Biggest 10th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 809 $27,829 Jun 5, 1998 66
Highest Theater Average 10th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 1,422 $795 Jun 5, 1998 66
Biggest 9th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 3,025 $50,083 May 29, 1998 59
Biggest 9th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 730 $50,083 May 29, 1998 59
Highest Theater Average 9th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 1,238 $1,002 May 29, 1998 59
Biggest 8th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 3,037 $77,777 May 22, 1998 52
Biggest 8th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 693 $77,777 May 22, 1998 52
Highest Theater Average 8th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 684 $1,768 May 22, 1998 52
Biggest 7th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 3,169 $107,726 May 15, 1998 45
Biggest 7th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 690 $107,726 May 15, 1998 45
Highest Theater Average 7th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 843 $1,826 May 15, 1998 45
Biggest 6th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 3,379 $157,125 May 8, 1998 38
Biggest 6th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 650 $157,125 May 8, 1998 38
Highest Theater Average 6th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 923 $1,989 May 8, 1998 38
Biggest 5th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 3,644 $224,674 May 1, 1998 31
Biggest 5th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 618 $224,674 May 1, 1998 31
Highest Theater Average 5th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 898 $2,496 May 1, 1998 31
Biggest 4th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 4,498 $161,269 Apr 24, 1998 24
Biggest 4th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 824 $161,269 Apr 24, 1998 24
Highest Theater Average 4th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 537 $4,135 Apr 24, 1998 24
Biggest 3rd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 4,741 $224,386 Apr 17, 1998 17
Biggest 3rd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 744 $224,386 Apr 17, 1998 17
Highest Theater Average 3rd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 364 $7,012 Apr 17, 1998 17
Biggest 2nd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 5,608 $115,477 Apr 10, 1998 10
Biggest 2nd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 1,189 $115,477 Apr 10, 1998 10
Highest Theater Average 2nd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 371 $11,548 Apr 10, 1998 10
Biggest Opening Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 5,848 $135,606 Apr 3, 1998 3
Biggest Opening Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 1,176 $135,606 Apr 3, 1998 3
Highest Theater Average Opening Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 742 $15,067 Apr 3, 1998 3
Top 1998 Theater Average Limited Release Movies at the Domestic Box Office 39 $15,067 Apr 3, 1998 3
Top Grossing Movies Never to Go Into Wide Release 1,375 $1,822,193 Apr 3, 1998 0
Top Movies Never to Reach Number One at the Domestic Box Office Chart 4,865 $1,822,193 Apr 3, 1998 0
Widest Expansion for Limited Release Movies 876 81 Apr 3, 1998 0

Cast

Brendan Gleeson    Father Bubbles
Stephen Rea    Da Brady/Adult Francie
Ian Hart    Uncle Alo
Fiona Shaw    Mrs. Nugent

Production and Technical Credits

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Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1998/04/03 32 $135,606   9 $15,067   $135,606 3
1998/04/10 37 $115,477 -15% 10 $11,548   $317,176 10
1998/04/17 28 $224,386 +94% 32 $7,012   $602,436 17
1998/04/24 35 $161,269 -28% 39 $4,135   $849,526 24
1998/05/01 30 $224,674 +39% 90 $2,496   $1,137,085 31
1998/05/08 32 $157,125 -30% 79 $1,989   $1,388,208 38
1998/05/15 32 $107,726 -31% 59 $1,826   $1,561,850 45
1998/05/22 41 $77,777 -28% 44 $1,768   $1,686,897 52
1998/05/29 41 $50,083 -36% 50 $1,002   $1,764,039 59
1998/06/05 52 $27,829 -44% 35 $795   $1,822,193 66

Daily Box Office Performance

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1998/04/03 33 $201,699   9 $22,411   $201,699 7
1998/04/10 37 $176,351 -13% 10 $17,635   $378,050 14
1998/04/17 27 $310,207 +76% 32 $9,694   $688,257 21
1998/04/24 34 $224,154 -28% 39 $5,748   $912,411 28
1998/05/01 28 $318,672 +42% 90 $3,541   $1,231,083 35
1998/05/08 32 $223,041 -30% 79 $2,823   $1,454,124 42
1998/05/15 33 $154,996 -31% 59 $2,627   $1,609,120 49
1998/05/22 38 $104,836 -32% 44 $2,383   $1,713,956 56
1998/05/29 43 $80,408 -23% 50 $1,608   $1,794,364 63