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Conspiracy Theory (1997)

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $76,118,990Details
International Box Office $66,664,728Details
Worldwide Box Office $142,783,718
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Metrics

Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists

RecordRankAmount
All Time Domestic Box Office 939 $76,118,990
All Time International Box Office 1,157 $66,664,728
All Time Worldwide Box Office 1,009 $142,783,718
All Time Domestic Box Office for R Movies 234 $76,118,990
All Time International Box Office for R Movies 299 $66,664,728
All Time Worldwide Box Office for R Movies 253 $142,783,718
All Time Domestic Box Office for Warner Bros. Movies 148 $76,118,990
All Time International Box Office for Warner Bros. Movies 164 $66,664,728
All Time Worldwide Box Office for Warner Bros. Movies 159 $142,783,718

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


Movie Details

Production Budget:$80,000,000
Domestic Releases: August 8th, 1997 (Wide) by Warner Bros.
Video Release: April 22nd, 2014 by Warner Home Video
MPAA Rating: R for some violence
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Keywords: Conspiracy Theory
Source:Original Screenplay
Genre:Thriller/Suspense
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Contemporary Fiction
Production Companies: Silver Pictures
Production Countries: United States

Ranking on other Records and Milestones

RecordRankAmountChart
Date
Days In
Release
Biggest Domestic 16th Weekend 1,230 $37,844 Nov 21, 1997 108
Biggest Domestic 14th Weekend 676 $213,158 Nov 7, 1997 94
Biggest Domestic 13th Weekend 572 $307,025 Oct 31, 1997 87
Biggest Domestic 12th Weekend 416 $504,079 Oct 24, 1997 80
Biggest Domestic 11th Weekend 2,085 $67,438 Oct 17, 1997 73
Biggest Domestic 10th Weekend 1,521 $181,050 Oct 10, 1997 66
Biggest Domestic 9th Weekend 1,375 $293,684 Oct 3, 1997 59
Biggest Domestic 8th Weekend 1,111 $631,252 Sep 26, 1997 52
Biggest Domestic 7th Weekend 1,019 $1,218,330 Sep 19, 1997 45
Biggest Domestic 6th Weekend 892 $2,304,577 Sep 12, 1997 38
Biggest Domestic 5th Weekend 929 $3,334,021 Sep 5, 1997 31
Biggest Domestic 4th Weekend 561 $6,853,154 Aug 29, 1997 24
Biggest Domestic 3rd Weekend 899 $7,355,476 Aug 22, 1997 17
Fastest to $50m 779 $51,482,419 Aug 22, 1997 16
Biggest Domestic 2nd Weekend 793 $12,309,562 Aug 15, 1997 10
Biggest Domestic Sunday 1,146 $5,805,161 Aug 10, 1997 3
Biggest Domestic August Weekend 96 $19,313,566 Aug 8, 1997 3
Biggest Domestic Opening Weekend 896 $19,313,566 Aug 8, 1997 3
Leggiest Opening Weekend 385 3.26 Aug 8, 1997 3
Front-Loaded Opening Weekend 2,055 30.7% Aug 8, 1997 3
Widest Opening Weekend 1,141 2,806 Aug 8, 1997 3
Biggest Domestic August Day 234 $7,576,387 Aug 9, 1997 2
Biggest Domestic Saturday 1,438 $7,576,387 Aug 9, 1997 2
Biggest Domestic Friday 1,487 $5,932,017 Aug 8, 1997 1

Cast

   Jerry Fletcher
   Alice Sutton
Patrick Stewart    Dr. Jonas
Sean Patrick Thomas    Surveillance Operator
Thomas McCarthy    Helicopter Spotter
Richard Donner    Cab Passenger
Steve Kahan    Mr. Wilson

Production and Technical Credits

Director   
Composer    Carter Burwell
Cinematographer    John Schwartzman

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Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1997/08/08 1 $19,313,566   2,806 $6,883   $19,313,566 3
1997/08/15 3 $12,309,562 -36% 2,806 $4,387   $40,668,584 10
1997/08/22 5 $7,355,476 -40% 2,707 $2,717   $53,461,107 17
1997/08/29 5 $6,853,154 -7% 2,460 $2,786   $62,969,824 24
1997/09/05 6 $3,334,021 -51% 2,204 $1,513   $67,354,774 31
1997/09/12 8 $2,304,577 -31% 1,972 $1,169   $70,713,189 38
1997/09/19 12 $1,218,330 -47% 1,512 $806   $72,624,381 45
1997/09/26 16 $631,252 -48% 1,212 $521   $73,632,173 52
1997/10/03 22 $293,684 -53% 675 $435   $74,195,968 59
1997/10/10 28 $181,050 -38% 312 $580   $74,407,324 66
1997/10/17 42 $67,438 -63% 75 $899   $74,528,438 73
1997/10/24 19 $504,079 +647% 888 $568   $75,064,296 80
1997/10/31 23 $307,025 -39% 504 $609   $75,572,644 87
1997/11/07 28 $213,158 -31% 350 $609   $75,912,202 94
1997/11/21 52 $37,844   64 $591   $76,081,498 108

Daily Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1997/08/08 1 $5,932,017   2,806 $2,114   $5,932,017 1
1997/08/09 2 $7,576,387 +28% 2,806 $2,700   $13,508,404 2
1997/08/10 1 $5,805,161 -23% 2,806 $2,069   $19,313,565 3
1997/08/11 1 $2,426,446 -58% 2,806 $865   $21,740,011 4
1997/08/12 1 $2,559,079 +5% 2,806 $912   $24,299,090 5
1997/08/13 1 $2,202,373 -14% 2,806 $785   $26,501,463 6
1997/08/14 1 $1,857,559 -16% 2,806 $662   $28,359,022 7
1997/08/15 2 $3,623,087 +95% 2,806 $1,291   $31,982,109 8
1997/08/16 2 $5,051,229 +39% 2,806 $1,800   $37,033,338 9
1997/08/17 2 $3,635,246 -28% 2,806 $1,296   $40,668,584 10
1997/08/18 2 $1,308,389 -64% 2,806 $466   $41,976,973 11
1997/08/19 2 $1,502,092 +15% 2,806 $535   $43,479,065 12
1997/08/20 2 $1,356,991 -10% 2,806 $484   $44,836,056 13
1997/08/21 2 $1,269,575 -6% 2,806 $452   $46,105,631 14
1997/08/22 5 $2,186,242 +72% 2,707 $808   $48,291,873 15
1997/08/23 4 $3,190,546 +46% 2,707 $1,179   $51,482,419 16
1997/08/24 6 $1,978,688 -38% 2,707 $731   $53,461,107 17
1997/08/25 6 $634,482 -68% 2,707 $234   $54,095,589 18
1997/08/26 5 $778,593 +23% 2,707 $288   $54,874,182 19
1997/08/27 6 $615,263 -21% 2,707 $227   $55,489,445 20
1997/08/28 7 $627,225 +2% 2,707 $232   $56,116,670 21
1997/08/29 6 $1,411,392 +125% 2,460 $574   $57,528,062 22
1997/08/30 5 $2,159,338 +53% 2,460 $878   $59,687,400 23
1997/08/31 5 $1,931,628 -11% 2,460 $785   $61,619,028 24
1997/09/01 5 $1,350,796 -30% 2,460 $549   $62,969,824 25
1997/09/02 8 $387,981 -71% 2,460 $158   $63,357,805 26
1997/09/03 7 $334,730 -14% 2,460 $136   $63,692,535 27
1997/09/04 5 $328,218 -2% 2,460 $133   $64,020,753 28
1997/09/05 6 $978,412 +198% 2,204 $444   $64,999,165 29
1997/09/06 6 $1,583,491 +62% 2,204 $718   $66,582,656 30
1997/09/07 7 $772,118 -51% 2,204 $350   $67,354,774 31
1997/09/08 7 $212,236 -73% 2,204 $96   $67,567,010 32
1997/09/09 7 $305,798 +44% 2,204 $139   $67,872,808 33
1997/09/10 5 $264,558 -13% 2,204 $120   $68,137,366 34
1997/09/11 5 $271,246 +3% 2,204 $123   $68,408,612 35
1997/09/12 8 $669,175 +147% 1,972 $339   $69,077,787 36
1997/09/13 7 $1,144,072 +71% 1,972 $580   $70,221,859 37
1997/09/14 9 $491,330 -57% 1,972 $249   $70,713,189 38
1997/09/15 8 $141,714 -71% 1,972 $72   $70,854,903 39
1997/09/16 8 $210,696 +49% 1,972 $107   $71,065,599 40
1997/09/17 8 $171,556 -19% 1,972 $87   $71,237,155 41
1997/09/18 8 $168,896 -2% 1,972 $86   $71,406,051 42
1997/09/19 - $356,591 +111% 1,512 $236   $71,762,642 43
1997/09/20 - $586,645 +65% 1,512 $388   $72,349,287 44
1997/09/21 - $275,094 -53% 1,512 $182   $72,624,381 45
1997/09/22 - $79,823 -71% 1,512 $53   $72,704,204 46
1997/09/23 - $113,790 +43% 1,512 $75   $72,817,994 47
1997/09/24 - $91,295 -20% 1,512 $60   $72,909,289 48
1997/09/25 - $91,632 n/c 1,512 $61   $73,000,921 49
1997/09/26 - $178,154 +94% 1,212 $147   $73,179,075 50
1997/09/27 - $312,538 +75% 1,212 $258   $73,491,613 51
1997/09/28 - $140,560 -55% 1,212 $116   $73,632,173 52
1997/09/29 - $44,877 -68% 1,212 $37   $73,677,050 53
1997/09/30 - $57,606 +28% 1,212 $48   $73,734,656 54
1997/10/01 - $48,101 -17% 1,212 $40   $73,782,757 55
1997/10/02 - $49,527 +3% 1,212 $41   $73,832,284 56

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1997/08/08 1 $28,359,022   2,806 $10,107   $28,359,022 7
1997/08/15 2 $17,746,609 -37% 2,806 $6,325   $46,105,631 14
1997/08/22 6 $10,011,039 -44% 2,707 $3,698   $56,116,670 21
1997/08/29 5 $7,904,083 -21% 2,460 $3,213   $64,020,753 28
1997/09/05 6 $4,387,859 -44% 2,204 $1,991   $68,408,612 35
1997/09/12 10 $2,997,439 -32% 1,972 $1,520   $71,406,051 42
1997/09/19 12 $1,594,870 -47% 1,512 $1,055   $73,000,921 49
1997/09/26 14 $901,363 -43% 1,212 $744   $73,902,284 56
1997/10/03 23 $323,990 -64% 675 $480   $74,226,274 63
1997/10/10 29 $234,726 -28% 312 $752   $74,461,000 70
1997/10/17 43 $99,217 -58% 75 $1,323   $74,560,217 77
1997/10/24 19 $705,402 +611% 888 $794   $75,265,619 84
1997/10/31 23 $433,425 -39% 504 $860   $75,699,044 91

Domestic Cumulative Box Office Records