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The Crying Game (1992)

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $62,546,695Details
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  1. Summary
  2. News
  3. Box Office
  4. Video Sales
  5. Cast & Crew
  6. Trailer

Metrics

Rotten Tomatoes
Critics Certified FreshAudience Upright
Critics
97% - Certified Fresh
Audience
78% - Upright

Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists


Movie Details

Production Budget:$4,000,000
Domestic Releases: November 25th, 1992 (Wide) by Miramax
MPAA Rating: R for sexuality, strong violence and language.
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Keywords: Surprise Twist, Terrorism
Source:Original Screenplay
Genre:Drama
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Contemporary Fiction

Ranking on other Records and Milestones

RecordRankRevenueChart
Date
Days In
Release
Biggest 26th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 72 $246,092 May 21, 1993 180
Biggest 25th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 54 $389,469 May 14, 1993 173
Biggest 24th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 64 $478,140 May 7, 1993 166
Biggest 23rd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 51 $732,480 Apr 30, 1993 159
Biggest 22nd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 29 $1,206,647 Apr 23, 1993 152
Biggest 21st Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 18 $1,941,084 Apr 16, 1993 145
Biggest 20th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 13 $2,198,427 Apr 9, 1993 138
Biggest 19th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 12 $2,780,043 Apr 2, 1993 131
Fastest Movies to Earn $50 Million at the Domestic Box Office 1,435 $51,185,296 Apr 2, 1993 131
Biggest 18th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 11 $3,399,248 Mar 26, 1993 124
Biggest 17th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 18 $3,347,418 Mar 19, 1993 117
Biggest 16th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 23 $3,334,743 Mar 12, 1993 110
Biggest 15th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 16 $4,292,561 Mar 5, 1993 103
Biggest 14th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 12 $4,917,120 Feb 26, 1993 96
Biggest 13th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 17 $5,210,415 Feb 19, 1993 89
Biggest 10th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 305 $1,316,825 Jan 29, 1993 68
Biggest 9th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 409 $1,432,339 Jan 22, 1993 61
Biggest 6th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,412 $1,242,686 Jan 1, 1993 40

Cast

Miranda Richardson    Jude
Stephen Rea    Fergus
Jim Broadbent    Col
Forest Whitaker    Jody
Ralph Brown    Dave
Jaye Davidson    Dil

Production and Technical Credits

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Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1993/01/01 13 $1,242,686   118 $10,531   $4,443,628 40
1993/01/22 14 $1,432,339   192 $7,460   $10,430,045 61
1993/01/29 13 $1,316,825 -8% 217 $6,068   $12,239,772 68
1993/02/19 4 $5,210,415   735 $7,089   $21,471,575 89
1993/02/26 4 $4,917,120 -6% 985 $4,992   $28,034,360 96
1993/03/05 3 $4,292,561 -13% 1,097 $3,913   $33,831,016 103
1993/03/12 6 $3,334,743 -22% 1,093 $3,051   $38,579,792 110
1993/03/19 7 $3,347,418 n/c 1,044 $3,206   $43,042,582 117
1993/03/26 4 $3,399,248 +2% 1,001 $3,396   $47,341,054 124
1993/04/02 7 $2,780,043 -18% 940 $2,957   $51,185,296 131
1993/04/09 7 $2,198,427 -21% 921 $2,387   $54,393,001 138
1993/04/16 8 $1,941,084 -12% 974 $1,993   $57,118,500 145
1993/04/23 11 $1,206,647 -38% 860 $1,403   $58,898,833 152
1993/04/30 11 $732,480 -39% 654 $1,120   $60,046,693 159
1993/05/07 12 $478,140 -35% 510 $938   $60,719,528 166
1993/05/14 11 $389,469 -19% 432 $902   $61,231,856 173
1993/05/21 12 $246,092 -37% 308 $799   $61,587,055 180

Daily Box Office Performance

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1993/01/22 14 $1,925,241   192 $10,027   $10,922,947 65
1993/02/19 4 $6,856,080   735 $9,328   $23,117,240 93
1993/02/26 4 $6,421,215 -6% 985 $6,519   $29,538,455 100
1993/03/05 3 $5,706,594 -11% 1,097 $5,202   $35,245,049 107
1993/03/12 6 $4,450,115 -22% 1,093 $4,071   $39,695,164 114
1993/03/19 7 $4,246,642 -5% 1,044 $4,068   $43,941,806 121
1993/03/26 4 $4,463,447 +5% 1,001 $4,459   $48,405,253 128
1993/04/02 7 $3,789,321 -15% 940 $4,031   $52,194,574 135
1993/04/09 6 $2,982,842 -21% 921 $3,239   $55,177,416 142
1993/04/16 7 $2,514,770 -16% 974 $2,582   $57,692,186 149
1993/04/23 8 $1,622,027 -35% 860 $1,886   $59,314,213 156
1993/04/30 9 $927,175 -43% 654 $1,418   $60,241,388 163
1993/05/07 8 $600,999 -35% 510 $1,178   $60,842,387 170
1993/05/14 8 $498,576 -17% 432 $1,154   $61,340,963 177