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Courage Under Fire (1996)

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $59,003,384Details
International Box Office $41,829,761Details
Worldwide Box Office $100,833,145
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Metrics

Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists

RecordRankAmount
All Time Domestic Box Office 1,297 $59,003,384
All Time International Box Office 1,667 $41,829,761
All Time Worldwide Box Office 1,404 $100,833,145
All Time Domestic Box Office for R Movies 372 $59,003,384
All Time International Box Office for R Movies 463 $41,829,761
All Time Worldwide Box Office for R Movies 394 $100,833,145

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


Movie Details

Production Budget:$46,000,000
Domestic Releases: July 12th, 1996 (Wide) by 20th Century Fox
MPAA Rating: R for war violence and language
Running Time: 111 minutes
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Source:Original Screenplay
Genre:Drama
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Historical Fiction
Production Companies: 20th Century Fox
Production Countries: United States

Ranking on other Records and Milestones

RecordRankAmountChart
Date
Days In
Release
Biggest Domestic 16th Weekend 535 $183,672 Oct 25, 1996 108
Biggest Domestic 15th Weekend 374 $340,566 Oct 18, 1996 101
Biggest Domestic 14th Weekend 391 $393,185 Oct 11, 1996 94
Biggest Domestic 13th Weekend 449 $401,109 Oct 4, 1996 87
Biggest Domestic 12th Weekend 635 $329,774 Sep 27, 1996 80
Biggest Domestic 11th Weekend 840 $305,347 Sep 20, 1996 73
Biggest Domestic 10th Weekend 891 $378,152 Sep 13, 1996 66
Biggest Domestic 9th Weekend 963 $503,600 Sep 6, 1996 59
Biggest Domestic 8th Weekend 874 $932,278 Aug 30, 1996 52
Biggest Domestic 7th Weekend 1,150 $1,018,083 Aug 23, 1996 45
Biggest Domestic 6th Weekend 1,066 $1,910,129 Aug 16, 1996 38
Fastest to $50m 1,259 $51,694,384 Aug 16, 1996 38
Biggest Domestic 5th Weekend 956 $3,272,014 Aug 9, 1996 31
Biggest Domestic 4th Weekend 1,062 $4,455,042 Aug 2, 1996 24
Biggest Domestic 3rd Weekend 1,250 $5,730,594 Jul 26, 1996 17
Biggest Domestic 2nd Weekend 1,382 $8,023,994 Jul 19, 1996 10
Biggest Domestic July Weekend 370 $12,501,586 Jul 12, 1996 3
Biggest Domestic Opening Weekend 1,488 $12,501,586 Jul 12, 1996 3
Widest Opening Weekend 2,315 1,986 Jul 12, 1996 3
Never No. 1 Domestic 458 $59,003,384 Jul 12, 1996 0

Cast

   Lieutenant Colonel Nathaniel Serling
   Captain Karen Emma Walden
Lou Diamond Phillips    Jack Ketchum
Michael Moriarty    Brigadier General Hershberg
Matt Damon    Ilario
Seth Gilliam    Altameyer
Bronson Pinchot    Bruno
Scott Glenn    Tony Gartner
Diane Baker    Louise Boylar
Zeljko Ivanek    Banacek
Bruce McGill    McQuillan
Sean Astin    Patella
Sean Patrick Thomas    Thompson
Regina Taylor    Meredith Serling
Tim Guinee    Rady
Tim Ransom    Boylar
Armand Darrius    Robins
Mark Adair-Rios    Bobcat 5
Ned Vaughn    Chelli
Manny Perez    Jenkins
David McSwain    Egan
Sean Patrick Thomas    Thompson
Ken Jenkins    Joel Walden
Kathleen Widdoes    Geraldine Walden
Christina Stojanovich    Anne Marie Walden
Lucky Luciano    Nathan Serling, Sr.
Erica C. Newman    Joleen Serling
Jamal A. Mays    Brian Serling
Ashlee Jordan Pryor    Josie Serling
Michole Briana White    Maria
Jeffrey Waid    Hillerman
Patrick Young    Drill Team Commander
Jimmy Ray Pickens    Soldier
Jack Watkins    Coffee Sergeant
Matt Sigloch    Cadre
James Paul Morse    Cadre
Alissa Alban    Hershberg's Secretary
Bruce McGill    McQuillan
Rory J. Aylward    Teegarden's Crew Chief
Kyle Mickaelian    Refueler
Michael Dolan    Orderly
John Roarke    The President
Tom Schanley    Questioner
Bob Apisa    Iraqi Tank Commander
Daniel Gonzalez    Laughing Gunner
Albert Hall    Speaker
Richard Venture    Don Boylar
Amy Hathaway    Annie
Reed Frerichs    Delinquent Soldier
Julius Carter    Rowtero

Production and Technical Credits

Director   
Producer    John Davis
Producer    Joseph M. Singer
Producer    David T. Friendly
Screenwriter    Patrick Sheane Duncan
Executive Producer    Joseph Caracciolo Jr.
Executive Producer    Debra Martin Chase
Director of Photography    Roger Deakins
Production Designer    John Graysmark
Editor    Steven Rosenblum
Composer    James Horner
Co-Producer    Paul Neesan
Assistant Director    Skip Cosper
Art Director    Steve Cooper
Set Decorator    Rick Gentz
Second Unit Camera    Nick Taylor
Visual Effects Supervisor    Alan Munro
Special Effects Coordinator    Paul Lombardi
Digital Effects Supervisor    Peter Michael Sullivan
Costume Designer    Francine Jamison-Tanchuck
Costume Supervisor    Frank Rose
Additional Editor    Robert Leighton
Sound Mixer    Willie D. Burton
Re-recording Mixer    Andy Nelson
Re-recording Mixer    Anna Behlmer
Supervising Sound Editor    Per Hallberg
Sound Effects Editor    Christopher Assells
Sound Effects Editor    Scott Martin Gershin
Sound Effects Editor    Mark Gordon
Sound Effects Editor    Philip Hess
Sound Effects Editor    Alan Rankin
Sound Effects Editor    Jay Richardson
Sound Designer    Lon E. Bender
Dialogue Editor    Dan Hegeman
Dialogue Editor    Lauren Stephens
Dialogue Editor    Ann Fisher
Music Editor    Jim Henrikson
Make up    Edna Sheen
Hairstylist    Barbara Olvera
Hairstylist    Dino Ganziano
Make-up and Prosthetic Effects Designer    Michael Mills
Casting Director    Mary Colquhoun
Stunt Coordinator    Ron Stein

Domestic Cumulative Box Office Records


Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1996/07/12 3 $12,501,586   1,986 $6,295   $12,501,586 3
1996/07/19 3 $8,023,994 -36% 2,001 $4,010   $26,037,256 10
1996/07/26 4 $5,730,594 -29% 1,880 $3,048   $35,341,622 17
1996/08/02 7 $4,455,042 -22% 1,816 $2,453   $42,662,461 24
1996/08/09 8 $3,272,014 -27% 1,666 $1,964   $48,152,046 31
1996/08/16 13 $1,910,129 -42% 1,474 $1,296   $51,694,384 38
1996/08/23 18 $1,018,083 -47% 921 $1,105   $53,579,803 45
1996/08/30 23 $932,278 -8% 636 $1,466   $54,903,443 52
1996/09/06 24 $503,600 -46% 578 $871   $55,576,084 59
1996/09/13 25 $378,152 -25% 514 $736   $56,126,794 66
1996/09/20 25 $305,347 -19% 455 $671   $56,549,574 73
1996/09/27 21 $329,774 +8% 443 $744   $56,978,730 80
1996/10/04 21 $401,109 +22% 751 $534   $57,551,363 87
1996/10/11 20 $393,185 -2% 910 $432   $58,116,259 94
1996/10/18 19 $340,566 -13% 875 $389   $58,584,603 101
1996/10/25 26 $183,672 -46% 610 $301   $58,918,501 108

Daily Box Office Performance

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1996/07/12 4 $18,013,262   1,986 $9,070   $18,013,262 7
1996/07/19 3 $11,597,766 -36% 2,001 $5,796   $29,611,028 14
1996/07/26 5 $8,596,391 -26% 1,880 $4,573   $38,207,419 21
1996/08/02 7 $6,672,613 -22% 1,816 $3,674   $44,880,032 28
1996/08/09 8 $4,904,223 -27% 1,666 $2,944   $49,784,255 35
1996/08/16 14 $2,777,465 -43% 1,474 $1,884   $52,561,720 42
1996/08/23 20 $1,409,445 -49% 921 $1,530   $53,971,165 49
1996/08/30 24 $1,101,319 -22% 636 $1,732   $55,072,484 56
1996/09/06 22 $676,158 -39% 578 $1,170   $55,748,642 63
1996/09/13 24 $495,585 -27% 514 $964   $56,244,227 70
1996/09/20 25 $404,729 -18% 455 $890   $56,648,956 77
1996/09/27 20 $501,298 +24% 443 $1,132   $57,150,254 84
1996/10/04 21 $572,820 +14% 751 $763   $57,723,074 91
1996/10/11 19 $520,963 -9% 910 $572   $58,244,037 98
1996/10/18 19 $490,792 -6% 875 $561   $58,734,829 105