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Chinese Box (1998)

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $2,265,328Details
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  4. International
  5. Video Sales
  6. Cast & Crew
  7. Trailer

Metrics

Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists

RecordRankAmount
All Time Domestic Box Office 6,824 $2,265,328
All Time Worldwide Box Office 8,753 $2,265,328
All Time Domestic Highest Grossing Limited Release Movies 976 $2,265,328
All Time Domestic Box Office for R Movies 2,192 $2,265,328
All Time Worldwide Box Office for R Movies 2,566 $2,265,328

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


Movie Details

Domestic Releases: April 17th, 1998 (Wide) by Trimark
MPAA Rating: R for language and some sexual content
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Source:Original Screenplay
Genre:Drama
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Contemporary Fiction

Ranking on other Records and Milestones

RecordRankAmountChart
Date
Days In
Release
Biggest Domestic 14th Weekend 2,011 $17,410 Jul 17, 1998 94
Biggest 14th Weekend Limited Release 574 $17,410 Jul 17, 1998 94
Theater Average 14th Weekend Limited Release 322 $1,583 Jul 17, 1998 94
Biggest Domestic 13th Weekend 1,857 $41,390 Jul 10, 1998 87
Biggest 13th Weekend Limited Release 433 $41,390 Jul 10, 1998 87
Theater Average 13th Weekend Limited Release 219 $1,971 Jul 10, 1998 87
Biggest Domestic 12th Weekend 1,874 $61,912 Jul 3, 1998 80
Biggest 12th Weekend Limited Release 399 $61,912 Jul 3, 1998 80
Theater Average 12th Weekend Limited Release 424 $1,548 Jul 3, 1998 80
Biggest Domestic 11th Weekend 2,620 $32,398 Jun 26, 1998 73
Biggest 11th Weekend Limited Release 667 $32,398 Jun 26, 1998 73
Theater Average 11th Weekend Limited Release 1,274 $771 Jun 26, 1998 73
Biggest Domestic 10th Weekend 2,445 $64,400 Jun 19, 1998 66
Biggest 10th Weekend Limited Release 542 $64,400 Jun 19, 1998 66
Theater Average 10th Weekend Limited Release 1,300 $870 Jun 19, 1998 66
Biggest Domestic 9th Weekend 2,775 $66,504 Jun 12, 1998 59
Biggest 9th Weekend Limited Release 636 $66,504 Jun 12, 1998 59
Theater Average 9th Weekend Limited Release 1,525 $831 Jun 12, 1998 59
Biggest Domestic 8th Weekend 2,779 $99,482 Jun 5, 1998 52
Biggest 8th Weekend Limited Release 596 $99,482 Jun 5, 1998 52
Theater Average 8th Weekend Limited Release 1,459 $1,026 Jun 5, 1998 52
Biggest Domestic 7th Weekend 2,798 $156,967 May 29, 1998 45
Biggest 7th Weekend Limited Release 555 $156,967 May 29, 1998 45
Theater Average 7th Weekend Limited Release 1,052 $1,586 May 29, 1998 45
Biggest Domestic 6th Weekend 2,857 $269,509 May 22, 1998 38
Biggest 6th Weekend Limited Release 460 $269,509 May 22, 1998 38
Theater Average 6th Weekend Limited Release 592 $2,543 May 22, 1998 38
Biggest Domestic 5th Weekend 3,645 $226,124 May 15, 1998 31
Biggest 5th Weekend Limited Release 617 $226,124 May 15, 1998 31
Theater Average 5th Weekend Limited Release 988 $2,355 May 15, 1998 31
Biggest Domestic 4th Weekend 4,233 $236,930 May 8, 1998 24
Biggest 4th Weekend Limited Release 673 $236,930 May 8, 1998 24
Theater Average 4th Weekend Limited Release 772 $3,484 May 8, 1998 24
Biggest Domestic 3rd Weekend 5,151 $135,627 May 1, 1998 17
Biggest 3rd Weekend Limited Release 1,023 $135,627 May 1, 1998 17
Theater Average 3rd Weekend Limited Release 855 $4,375 May 1, 1998 17
Biggest Domestic 2nd Weekend 6,101 $73,221 Apr 24, 1998 10
Biggest 2nd Weekend Limited Release 1,598 $73,221 Apr 24, 1998 10
Theater Average 2nd Weekend Limited Release 1,198 $5,632 Apr 24, 1998 10
Biggest Domestic Opening Weekend 6,189 $97,916 Apr 17, 1998 3
Biggest Opening Weekend Limited Release 1,458 $97,916 Apr 17, 1998 3
Theater Average Opening Weekend Limited Release 1,847 $8,160 Apr 17, 1998 3
Theater Average Limited Release 3,179 $8,160 Apr 17, 1998 3
Top 1998 Theater Average Limited Release 122 $8,160 Apr 17, 1998 3
Never Wide Domestic 1,217 $2,265,328 Apr 17, 1998 0
Never No. 1 Domestic 4,698 $2,265,328 Apr 17, 1998 0
Widest Expansion Limited Release 811 94 Apr 17, 1998 0

Cast

Jeremy Irons    John
Maggie Cheung    Jean
Michael Hui    Chang
Ruben Blades    Jim
Russell Cawthorne    Master of Ceremonies
Jared Harris    William
Gong Li    Vivian

Production and Technical Credits

Director   
Composer    Graeme Revell

Domestic Cumulative Box Office Records


Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1998/04/17 43 $97,916   12 $8,160   $97,916 3
1998/04/24 45 $73,221 -25% 13 $5,632   $217,545 10
1998/05/01 35 $135,627 +85% 31 $4,375   $392,713 17
1998/05/08 28 $236,930 +75% 68 $3,484   $678,762 24
1998/05/15 26 $226,124 -5% 96 $2,355   $981,102 31
1998/05/22 26 $269,509 +19% 106 $2,543   $1,336,867 38
1998/05/29 30 $156,967 -42% 99 $1,586   $1,547,735 45
1998/06/05 34 $99,482 -37% 97 $1,026   $1,712,832 52
1998/06/12 41 $66,504 -33% 80 $831   $1,831,928 59
1998/06/19 38 $64,400 -3% 74 $870   $1,930,608 66
1998/06/26 48 $32,398 -50% 42 $771   $1,992,705 73
1998/07/03 42 $61,912 +91% 40 $1,548   $2,075,479 80
1998/07/10 46 $41,390 -33% 21 $1,971   $2,154,444 87
1998/07/17 59 $17,410 -58% 11 $1,583   $2,195,190 94

Daily Box Office Performance

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1998/04/17 43 $144,324   12 $12,027   $144,324 7
1998/04/24 43 $112,762 -22% 13 $8,674   $257,086 14
1998/05/01 35 $184,746 +64% 31 $5,960   $441,832 21
1998/05/08 27 $313,146 +70% 68 $4,605   $754,978 28
1998/05/15 27 $312,380 n/c 96 $3,254   $1,067,358 35
1998/05/22 26 $323,410 +4% 106 $3,051   $1,390,768 42
1998/05/29 33 $222,582 -31% 99 $2,248   $1,613,350 49
1998/06/05 36 $152,074 -32% 97 $1,568   $1,765,424 56
1998/06/12 41 $100,784 -34% 80 $1,260   $1,866,208 63
1998/06/19 39 $94,099 -7% 74 $1,272   $1,960,307 70
1998/06/26 46 $53,260 -43% 42 $1,268   $2,013,567 77
1998/07/03 42 $99,487 +87% 40 $2,487   $2,113,054 84
1998/07/10 45 $64,726 -35% 21 $3,082   $2,177,780 91

Worldwide Cumulative Box Office Records