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Devil's Advocate (1997)

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $61,007,424Details
International Box Office $92,000,000
Worldwide Box Office $153,007,424
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Metrics

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Movie Details

Production Budget:$57,000,000
Domestic Releases: October 17th, 1997 (Wide) by Warner Bros.
MPAA Rating: R for sexuality, nudity, violence and language
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Keywords: Religious, The Devil
Source:Based on Fiction Book/Short Story
Genre:Drama
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Contemporary Fiction
Production Countries: United States

Ranking on other Records and Milestones

RecordRankRevenueChart
Date
Days In
Release
Biggest 18th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 825 $39,368 Feb 13, 1998 122
Biggest 17th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 637 $104,086 Feb 6, 1998 115
Biggest 16th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 486 $204,341 Jan 30, 1998 108
Biggest 15th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 403 $312,532 Jan 23, 1998 101
Biggest 14th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 223 $723,700 Jan 16, 1998 94
Biggest 13th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 2,160 $21,316 Jan 9, 1998 87
Biggest 12th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,804 $65,981 Jan 2, 1998 80
Biggest 11th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,771 $97,795 Dec 26, 1997 73
Biggest 10th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,134 $276,082 Dec 19, 1997 66
Biggest 9th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 750 $685,732 Dec 12, 1997 59
Biggest 8th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 828 $986,809 Dec 5, 1997 52
Biggest 7th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 987 $1,252,729 Nov 28, 1997 45
Biggest 6th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 901 $2,241,181 Nov 21, 1997 38
Biggest 5th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 875 $3,502,688 Nov 14, 1997 31
Fastest Movies to Earn $50 Million at the Domestic Box Office 1,163 $50,524,294 Nov 14, 1997 31
Biggest 4th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 880 $5,078,692 Nov 7, 1997 24
Biggest 3rd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 886 $7,368,348 Oct 31, 1997 17
Biggest 2nd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,007 $10,218,953 Oct 24, 1997 10
Biggest October Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 184 $12,170,536 Oct 17, 1997 3
Biggest Opening Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,506 $12,170,536 Oct 17, 1997 3
Widest Opening Weekend 2,006 2,161 Oct 17, 1997 3
Biggest October Day at the Domestic Box Office 392 $5,015,000 Oct 18, 1997 2
Biggest Saturday at the Domestic Box Office 2,560 $5,015,000 Oct 18, 1997 2

Cast

   Kevin Lomax
   John Milton
Charlize Theron    Mary Ann Lomax
Jeffrey Jones    Eddie Barzoon
Judith Ivey    Mrs Lomax
Connie Nielsen    Christabella
Craig T. Nelson    Alexander Cullen
Tamara Tunie    Jackie Heath
Ruben Santiago-Hudson    Leamon Heath
Debra Monk    Pam Garrety
Vyto Ruginis    Weaver
Laura Harrington    Melissa Black
Pamela Gray    Diana Barzoon
Heather Matarazzo    Barbara
Delroy Lindo    Phillipe Moyez (uncredited)

Production and Technical Credits

Producer    Arnold Kopelson
Producer    Anne Kopelson
Producer    Arnon Milchan
Executive Producer    Taylor Hackford
Executive Producer    Michael Tadross
Executive Producer    Erwin Stoff
Executive Producer    Barry Bernardi
Executive Producer    Steve White
Co-Producer    Stephen Brown
Director   
Screenwriter    Jonathan Lemkin
Screenwriter    Tony Gilroy
Story Creator    Andrew Neiderman
Composer    James Newton Howard
Cinematographer    Andrzej Bartkowiak
Editor    Mark Warner
Production Designer    Bruno Rubeo
Art Director    Dennis Bradford
Set Decorator    Roberta Holinko
Costume Designer    Judianna Makovsky
Sound Editor    Tod A. Maitland
Character Creator    Rick Baker
Visual Effects Designer    Richard Greenberg
Visual Effects Supervisor    Stephanie Powell
Assistant Director    Thomas A. Reilly
Assistant Director    Burtt Harris
Second Unit Director    Gary Davis
Casting Director    Nancy Klopper
Casting Director    Mary Colquhoun
Sound Effects Editor    Dan Hegeman

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Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1997/10/17 2 $12,170,536   2,161 $5,632   $12,170,536 3
1997/10/24 2 $10,218,953 -16% 2,351 $4,347   $26,636,067 10
1997/10/31 3 $7,368,348 -28% 2,404 $3,065   $37,282,047 17
1997/11/07 4 $5,078,692 -31% 2,207 $2,301   $44,981,007 24
1997/11/14 7 $3,502,688 -31% 2,016 $1,737   $50,524,294 31
1997/11/21 11 $2,241,181 -36% 1,763 $1,271   $53,712,543 38
1997/11/28 15 $1,252,729 -44% 850 $1,474   $56,067,822 45
1997/12/05 11 $986,809 -21% 825 $1,196   $57,347,928 52
1997/12/12 12 $685,732 -31% 775 $885   $58,317,014 59
1997/12/19 17 $276,082 -60% 586 $471   $58,798,321 66
1997/12/26 34 $97,795 -65% 470 $208   $58,973,289 73
1998/01/02 47 $65,981 -33% 470 $140   $59,068,731 80
1998/01/09 52 $21,316 -68% 28 $761   $59,112,674 87
1998/01/16 26 $723,700 +3,295% 802 $902   $59,845,350 94
1998/01/23 27 $312,532 -57% 650 $481   $60,349,835 101
1998/01/30 33 $204,341 -35% 305 $670   $60,725,810 108
1998/02/06 45 $104,086 -49% 193 $539   $60,899,443 115
1998/02/13 59 $39,368 -62% 49 $803   $60,984,028 122

Daily Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1997/10/17 2 $3,755,000   2,161 $1,738   $3,755,000 1
1997/10/18 2 $5,015,000 +34% 2,161 $2,321   $8,770,000 2
1997/10/19 2 $3,373,000 -33% 2,161 $1,561   $12,170,536 3
1997/10/20 2 $1,056,260 -69% 2,161 $489   $13,226,796 4
1997/10/21 2 $1,181,220 +12% 2,161 $547   $14,408,016 5
1997/10/22 2 $1,000,000 -15% 2,161 $463   $15,408,016 6
1997/10/23 2 $1,010,000 +1% 2,161 $467   $16,418,016 7
1997/10/24 2 $3,055,000 +202% 2,351 $1,299   $19,472,000 8
1997/10/25 2 $4,465,000 +46% 2,351 $1,899   $23,937,000 9
1997/10/26 2 $2,709,000 -39% 2,351 $1,152   $26,636,000 10
1997/10/27 1 $773,531 -71% 2,351 $329   $27,409,598 11
1997/10/28 1 $1,002,468 +30% 2,351 $426   $28,412,066 12
1997/10/29 1 $777,133 -22% 2,351 $331   $29,189,199 13
1997/10/30 2 $729,801 -6% 2,351 $310   $29,919,000 14
1997/10/31 3 $1,550,000 +112% 2,404 $645   $31,469,000 15
1997/11/01 2 $3,745,000 +142% 2,404 $1,558   $35,214,000 16
1997/11/02 2 $2,095,000 -44% 2,404 $871   $37,282,000 17
1997/11/03 3 $605,988 -71% 2,404 $252   $37,888,035 18
1997/11/04 1 $803,408 +33% 2,404 $334   $38,691,442 19
1997/11/05 1 $604,977 -25% 2,404 $252   $39,296,420 20
1997/11/06 1 $605,895 n/c 2,404 $252   $39,902,315 21
1997/11/07 4 $1,505,000 +148% 2,207 $682   $41,407,000 22
1997/11/08 5 $2,140,000 +42% 2,207 $970   $43,547,000 23
1997/11/09 3 $1,434,007 -33% 2,207 $650   $44,981,007 24
1997/11/10 4 $557,672 -61% 2,207 $253   $45,538,679 25
1997/11/11 4 $722,062 +29% 2,207 $327   $46,260,741 26
1997/11/12 3 $368,622 -49% 2,207 $167   $46,629,363 27
1997/11/13 3 $392,243 +6% 2,207 $178   $47,021,606 28
1997/11/14 7 $1,110,000 +183% 2,016 $551   $48,131,606 29
1997/11/15 7 $1,620,000 +46% 2,016 $804   $49,652,000 30
1997/11/16 7 $869,000 -46% 2,016 $431   $50,524,294 31
1997/11/17 6 $221,203 -75% 2,016 $110   $50,745,497 32
1997/11/18 6 $273,192 +24% 2,016 $136   $51,018,689 33
1997/11/19 6 $225,809 -17% 2,016 $112   $51,244,498 34
1997/11/20 6 $226,864 n/c 2,016 $113   $51,471,362 35

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1997/10/17 3 $16,417,114   2,161 $7,597   $16,417,114 7
1997/10/24 2 $13,496,585 -18% 2,351 $5,741   $29,913,699 14
1997/10/31 2 $9,988,616 -26% 2,404 $4,155   $39,902,315 21
1997/11/07 4 $7,119,291 -29% 2,207 $3,226   $47,021,606 28
1997/11/14 7 $4,449,756 -37% 2,016 $2,207   $51,471,362 35
1997/11/21 11 $3,343,731 -25% 1,763 $1,897   $54,815,093 42
1997/11/28 16 $1,546,026 -54% 850 $1,819   $56,361,119 49
1997/12/05 12 $1,270,163 -18% 825 $1,540   $57,631,282 56
1997/12/12 12 $890,957 -30% 775 $1,150   $58,522,239 63
1997/12/19 23 $353,255 -60% 586 $603   $58,875,494 70
1997/12/26 38 $127,256 -64% 470 $271   $59,002,750 77
1998/01/02 50 $88,608 -30% 470 $189   $59,091,358 84
1998/01/09 50 $30,292 -66% 28 $1,082   $59,121,650 91
1998/01/16 26 $915,653 +2,923% 802 $1,142   $60,037,303 98
1998/01/23 26 $484,166 -47% 650 $745   $60,521,469 105
1998/01/30 33 $273,888 -43% 305 $898   $60,795,357 112
1998/02/06 43 $149,303 -45% 193 $774   $60,944,660 119