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Conspiracy Theory (1997)

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

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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
Comparisons: vs. The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo
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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

RecordRankRevenueChart
Date
Days In
Release
Biggest 16th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,223 $37,844 Nov 21, 1997 108
Biggest 14th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 667 $213,158 Nov 7, 1997 94
Biggest 13th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 565 $307,025 Oct 31, 1997 87
Biggest 12th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 411 $504,079 Oct 24, 1997 80
Biggest 11th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 2,067 $67,438 Oct 17, 1997 73
Biggest 10th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,505 $181,050 Oct 10, 1997 66
Biggest 9th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,358 $293,684 Oct 3, 1997 59
Biggest 8th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,100 $631,252 Sep 26, 1997 52
Biggest 7th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,008 $1,218,330 Sep 19, 1997 45
Biggest 6th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 880 $2,304,577 Sep 12, 1997 38
Biggest 5th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 918 $3,334,021 Sep 5, 1997 31
Biggest 4th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 553 $6,853,154 Aug 29, 1997 24
Biggest 3rd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 889 $7,355,476 Aug 22, 1997 17
Fastest Movies to Earn $50 Million at the Domestic Box Office 772 $51,482,419 Aug 22, 1997 16
Biggest 2nd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 786 $12,309,562 Aug 15, 1997 10
Biggest Sunday at the Domestic Box Office 1,126 $5,805,161 Aug 10, 1997 3
Biggest August Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 96 $19,313,566 Aug 8, 1997 3
Biggest Opening Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 888 $19,313,566 Aug 8, 1997 3
Widest Opening Weekend 1,121 2,806 Aug 8, 1997 3
Biggest August Day at the Domestic Box Office 234 $7,576,387 Aug 9, 1997 2
Biggest Saturday at the Domestic Box Office 1,417 $7,576,387 Aug 9, 1997 2
Biggest Friday at the Domestic Box Office 1,470 $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