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City of Angels (1998)

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $78,750,909Details
International Box Office $120,000,000
Worldwide Box Office $198,750,909
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  2. News
  3. Box Office
  4. Video Sales
  5. Cast & Crew
  6. Trailer

Metrics

Rotten Tomatoes
Critics RottenAudience Upright
Critics
59% - Rotten
Audience
82% - Upright

Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists


Movie Details

Production Budget:$55,000,000
Domestic Releases: April 10th, 1998 (Wide) by Warner Bros.
Video Release: February 4th, 2014 by Warner Home Video
MPAA Rating: PG-13 for sexuality including language, and some nudity
Running Time: 120 minutes
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Keywords: Heaven and Hell
Source:Remake
Genre:Drama
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Fantasy
Production Companies: Regency Enterprises
Production Countries: United States

Ranking on other Records and Milestones

RecordRankRevenueChart
Date
Days In
Release
Biggest 21st Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 229 $142,470 Aug 28, 1998 143
Biggest 20th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 600 $34,325 Aug 21, 1998 136
Biggest 19th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 574 $61,294 Aug 14, 1998 129
Biggest 18th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 549 $97,433 Aug 7, 1998 122
Biggest 17th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 482 $155,447 Jul 31, 1998 115
Biggest 16th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 434 $232,261 Jul 24, 1998 108
Biggest 15th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 323 $389,187 Jul 17, 1998 101
Biggest 14th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 225 $717,650 Jul 10, 1998 94
Biggest 13th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,613 $60,231 Jul 3, 1998 87
Biggest 12th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,383 $117,226 Jun 26, 1998 80
Biggest 11th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,068 $218,119 Jun 19, 1998 73
Biggest 10th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 875 $382,244 Jun 12, 1998 66
Biggest 9th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 692 $742,294 Jun 5, 1998 59
Biggest 8th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 537 $1,616,268 May 29, 1998 52
Biggest 7th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 350 $3,246,295 May 22, 1998 45
Biggest 6th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 601 $3,102,431 May 15, 1998 38
Biggest 5th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 562 $4,718,049 May 8, 1998 31
Biggest 4th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 594 $6,608,070 May 1, 1998 24
Fastest Movies to Earn $50 Million at the Domestic Box Office 951 $50,868,000 May 1, 1998 22
Biggest 3rd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 657 $9,010,662 Apr 24, 1998 17
Biggest 2nd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 774 $12,332,194 Apr 17, 1998 10
Biggest April Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 120 $15,369,048 Apr 10, 1998 3
Biggest Opening Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,145 $15,369,048 Apr 10, 1998 3
Widest Opening Weekend 1,923 2,212 Apr 10, 1998 3
Biggest Saturday at the Domestic Box Office 2,053 $5,825,000 Apr 11, 1998 2
Biggest April Day at the Domestic Box Office 278 $5,935,000 Apr 10, 1998 1
Biggest Friday at the Domestic Box Office 1,454 $5,935,000 Apr 10, 1998 1
Movies with Leggiest Opening Weekend 175 2.59 Apr 10, 1998 1
Movies with Most Front-Loaded Opening Weekend 216 38.6% Apr 10, 1998 1

Cast

   Seth
   Maggie Rice
Dennis Franz    Nathan Messinger
Andre Braugher    Cassiel
Colm Feore    Jordan Ferris
Robin Bartlett    Anne
Joanna Merlin    Teresa
Sarah Dampf    Susan
Rhonda Dotson    Susan's Mother
Nigel Gibbs    Doctor
John Putch    Man in Car
Lauri Johnson    Woman in Car
Christian Aubert    Foreign Visitor in Car
Jay Patterson    Air Traffic Controller
Shishir Kurup    Anesthesiologist
Brian Markinson    Surgical Fellow
Hector Velasquez    Scrub Nurse
Marlene Kanter    Circulating Nurse 1
Bernard White    Circulating Nurse 2
Dan Desmond    Mr. Balford
Deirdre O'Connell    Mrs. Balford
Kim Murphy    Balford's Daughter
Chad Lindberg    Balford's Son
Alexander Folk    Convenience Store Clerk
Rainbow Borden    Hold-up Man
Harper Roisman    Old Man in Library
Sid Hillman    Librarian
Wanda-Lee Evans    Nurse in Messinger's Room
Wandachristine    Station Nurse
E.J. Callahan    Waiter at Johnnie's
Tudi Roche    Messinger's Daughter
David Moreland    Husband Frank
Kristina Malota    Hannah
Stan Davis    Construction Foreman
Mik Scriba    Construction Worker
Nick Offerman    Construction Worker
Kieu Chinh    Asian Woman
Geoffrey A. Thorne    Big Orderly
Peter Spellos    Mac Truck Driver
Jim Kline    Store Clerk
Cherene Snow    Woman Sewing

Production and Technical Credits

Director   
Screenwriter    Dana Stevens
Story Creator    Wim Wenders
Story Creator    Richard Reitinger
Story Creator    Peter Handke
Producer    Dawn Steel
Producer    Charles Roven
Executive Producer    Arnon Milchan
Executive Producer    Charles Newirth
Executive Producer    Robert Cavallo
Production Designer    Lilly Kilvert
Editor    Lynzee Klingman
Composer    Gabriel Yared
Director of Photography    John Seale
Co-Producer    Douglas Segal
Co-Producer    Kelley Smith-Wait
Associate Producer    Jeff Levine
Associate Producer    Alan G. Glazer
Assistant Director    Michele Panelli-Venetis
Unit Production Manager    Allegra Clegg
Art Director    John Warnke
Set Decorator    Gretchen Rau
Special Effects Coordinator    David Blitstein
Visual Effects Supervisor    John Nelson
Costume Designer    Shay Cunliffe
Assistant Costume Designer    Donna D. Casey
Costume Supervisor    Carol Hybl
Special Make-up Effects    Thomas R. Burman
Special Make-up Effects    Bari Dreiband-Burman
Special Make-up Effects    Allen Barlow
Special Make-up Effects    Peter Maroti
Sound Mixer    David MacMillan
Re-recording Mixer    Robert J. Litt
Re-recording Mixer    Michael Herbick
Re-recording Mixer    Elliot Tyson
Supervising Sound Editor    Mark Mangini
Sound Effects Editor    David E. Stone
Sound Effects Editor    Geoff Rubay
Make up    Hallie D'Amore
Hairstylist    Colleen Callaghan
Song Writer    Alanis Morissette
Song Writer    John Rzeznik
Casting Director    David Rubin
Casting Director    Ronna Kress
Stunt Coordinator    Doug Coleman
Stunt Coordinator    Daniel W. Barringer

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
1998/04/10 1 $15,369,048   2,212 $6,948   $15,369,048 3
1998/04/17 1 $12,332,194 -20% 2,329 $5,295   $34,051,685 10
1998/04/24 2 $9,010,662 -27% 2,433 $3,704   $46,556,083 17
1998/05/01 2 $6,608,070 -27% 2,433 $2,716   $55,441,109 24
1998/05/08 2 $4,718,049 -29% 2,433 $1,939   $61,851,568 31
1998/05/15 4 $3,102,431 -34% 2,245 $1,382   $66,233,553 38
1998/05/22 8 $3,246,295 +5% 1,967 $1,650   $70,491,612 45
1998/05/29 11 $1,616,268 -50% 1,548 $1,044   $72,810,383 52
1998/06/05 13 $742,294 -54% 1,146 $648   $74,228,699 59
1998/06/12 16 $382,244 -49% 711 $538   $75,054,953 66
1998/06/19 20 $218,119 -43% 354 $616   $75,494,174 73
1998/06/26 33 $117,226 -46% 195 $601   $75,754,519 80
1998/07/03 43 $60,231 -49% 107 $563   $75,870,191 87
1998/07/10 15 $717,650 +1,091% 715 $1,004   $76,637,077 94
1998/07/17 18 $389,187 -46% 604 $644   $77,503,130 101
1998/07/24 24 $232,261 -40% 529 $439   $78,000,836 108
1998/07/31 31 $155,447 -33% 349 $445   $78,331,596 115
1998/08/07 37 $97,433 -37% 232 $420   $78,524,064 122
1998/08/14 44 $61,294 -37% 166 $369   $78,647,175 129
1998/08/21 54 $34,325 -44% 71 $483   $78,719,439 136
1998/08/28 42 $142,470 +315% 23 $6,194   $78,745,923 143

Daily Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1998/04/10 1 $5,935,000   2,212 $2,683   $5,935,000 1
1998/04/11 1 $5,825,000 -2% 2,212 $2,633   $11,760,000 2
1998/04/12 1 $3,493,000 -40% 2,212 $1,579   $15,369,000 3
1998/04/13 1 $1,653,614 -53% 2,212 $748   $17,022,662 4
1998/04/14 1 $1,673,312 +1% 2,212 $756   $18,695,974 5
1998/04/15 1 $1,510,551 -10% 2,212 $683   $20,206,525 6
1998/04/16 1 $1,515,000 n/c 2,212 $685   $21,722,000 7
1998/04/17 1 $4,110,000 +171% 2,329 $1,765   $25,829,000 8
1998/04/18 1 $5,310,000 +29% 2,329 $2,280   $31,139,000 9
1998/04/19 1 $2,914,000 -45% 2,329 $1,251   $34,052,000 10
1998/04/20 1 $829,023 -72% 2,329 $356   $34,880,708 11
1998/04/21 1 $1,008,215 +22% 2,329 $433   $35,888,923 12
1998/04/22 1 $811,877 -19% 2,329 $349   $36,700,800 13
1998/04/23 1 $845,000 +4% 2,329 $363   $37,545,000 14
1998/04/24 2 $2,725,000 +222% 2,433 $1,120   $40,270,000 15
1998/04/25 2 $4,055,000 +49% 2,433 $1,667   $44,360,000 16
1998/04/26 2 $2,149,000 -47% 2,433 $883   $46,556,000 17
1998/04/27 2 $511,288 -76% 2,433 $210   $47,067,371 18
1998/04/28 2 $667,447 +31% 2,433 $274   $47,734,818 19
1998/04/29 2 $548,873 -18% 2,433 $226   $48,283,691 20
1998/04/30 2 $549,348 n/c 2,433 $226   $48,833,089 21
1998/05/01 2 $2,035,000 +270% 2,433 $836   $50,868,000 22
1998/05/02 2 $3,050,000 +50% 2,433 $1,254   $53,918,000 23
1998/05/03 2 $1,534,000 -50% 2,433 $630   $55,441,000 24
1998/05/04 3 $387,502 -75% 2,433 $159   $55,828,611 25
1998/05/05 2 $491,421 +27% 2,433 $202   $56,320,042 26
1998/05/06 2 $423,001 -14% 2,433 $174   $56,743,043 27
1998/05/07 2 $390,476 -8% 2,433 $160   $57,133,519 28
1998/05/08 2 $1,415,000 +262% 2,433 $582   $58,553,000 29
1998/05/09 2 $2,065,000 +46% 2,433 $849   $60,619,000 30
1998/05/10 2 $1,310,000 -37% 2,433 $538   $61,852,000 31
1998/05/11 2 $326,517 -75% 2,433 $134   $62,178,085 32
1998/05/12 2 $391,962 +20% 2,433 $161   $62,570,047 33
1998/05/13 2 $324,029 -17% 2,433 $133   $62,894,076 34
1998/05/14 2 $240,000 -26% 2,433 $99   $63,135,000 35
1998/05/15 4 $1,016,000 +323% 2,245 $453   $64,151,000 36
1998/05/16 4 $1,370,000 +35% 2,245 $610   $65,521,000 37
1998/05/17 4 $745,000 -46% 2,245 $332   $66,234,000 38
1998/05/18 4 $265,634 -64% 2,245 $118   $66,499,187 39
1998/05/19 5 $244,594 -8% 2,245 $109   $66,743,781 40
1998/05/20 5 $221,698 -9% 2,245 $99   $66,965,479 41
1998/05/21 5 $279,838 +26% 2,245 $125   $67,245,317 42
1998/05/22 7 $704,683 +152% 1,967 $358   $67,950,000 43
1998/05/23 8 $985,000 +40% 1,967 $501   $68,935,000 44
1998/05/24 7 $880,000 -11% 1,967 $447   $69,815,000 45
1998/05/25 8 $668,984 -24% 1,967 $340   $70,491,612 46
1998/05/26 7 $255,124 -62% 1,967 $130   $70,746,736 47
1998/05/27 8 $202,895 -20% 1,967 $103   $70,949,631 48
1998/05/28 8 $250,000 +23% 1,967 $127   $71,199,000 49
1998/05/29 9 $460,000 +84% 1,548 $297   $71,654,000 50
1998/05/30 10 $805,000 +75% 1,548 $520   $72,459,000 51

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1998/04/10 1 $21,719,491   2,212 $9,819   $21,719,491 7
1998/04/17 1 $15,825,930 -27% 2,329 $6,795   $37,545,421 14
1998/04/24 2 $11,287,618 -29% 2,433 $4,639   $48,833,039 21
1998/05/01 2 $8,300,480 -26% 2,433 $3,412   $57,133,519 28
1998/05/08 2 $5,997,603 -28% 2,433 $2,465   $63,131,122 35
1998/05/15 4 $4,114,195 -31% 2,245 $1,833   $67,245,317 42
1998/05/22 8 $3,948,798 -4% 1,967 $2,008   $71,194,115 49
1998/05/29 11 $2,292,290 -42% 1,548 $1,481   $73,486,405 56
1998/06/05 14 $1,186,304 -48% 1,146 $1,035   $74,672,709 63
1998/06/12 16 $603,346 -49% 711 $849   $75,276,055 70
1998/06/19 20 $361,238 -40% 354 $1,020   $75,637,293 77
1998/06/26 34 $172,667 -52% 195 $885   $75,809,960 84
1998/07/03 41 $109,467 -37% 107 $1,023   $75,919,427 91
1998/07/10 15 $1,194,516 +991% 715 $1,671   $77,113,943 98
1998/07/17 18 $654,632 -45% 604 $1,084   $77,768,575 105
1998/07/24 24 $407,574 -38% 529 $770   $78,176,149 112
1998/07/31 31 $250,482 -39% 349 $718   $78,426,631 119
1998/08/07 35 $159,250 -36% 232 $686   $78,585,881 126
1998/08/14 44 $99,233 -38% 166 $598   $78,685,114 133