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The Devil's Own (1997)

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $42,885,593Details
International Box Office $98,014,407
Worldwide Box Office $140,900,000
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  4. Video Sales
  5. Cast & Crew
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Metrics

Rotten Tomatoes
Critics RottenAudience Spilled
Critics
33% - Rotten
Audience
41% - Spilled

Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists


Movie Details

Production Budget:$90,000,000
Domestic Releases: March 26th, 1997 (Wide) by Sony Pictures
Video Release: September 16th, 2008 by Sony Pictures Home Entertainment, released as The The Devils Own
MPAA Rating: R for strong brutal violence, and for language
Running Time: 107 minutes
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Source:Based on Fiction Book/Short Story
Genre:Thriller/Suspense
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Contemporary Fiction
Production Companies: Columbia Pictures
Production Countries: United States

Ranking on other Records and Milestones

RecordRankRevenueChart
Date
Days In
Release
Biggest 15th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,694 $19,601 Jul 4, 1997 103
Biggest 14th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,785 $28,505 Jun 27, 1997 96
Biggest 13th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,240 $107,724 Jun 20, 1997 89
Biggest 11th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 2,686 $27,273 Jun 6, 1997 75
Biggest 10th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 2,644 $48,751 May 30, 1997 68
Biggest 9th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 2,491 $86,388 May 23, 1997 61
Biggest 8th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 2,275 $157,765 May 16, 1997 54
Biggest 7th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 2,607 $182,127 May 9, 1997 47
Biggest 6th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 2,195 $512,090 May 2, 1997 40
Biggest 5th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 2,059 $1,154,808 Apr 25, 1997 33
Biggest 4th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,856 $2,406,237 Apr 18, 1997 26
Biggest 3rd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,733 $4,180,149 Apr 11, 1997 19
Biggest 2nd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,613 $7,013,200 Apr 4, 1997 12
Biggest March Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 160 $14,274,503 Mar 28, 1997 5
Biggest Opening Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,260 $14,274,503 Mar 28, 1997 5
Widest Opening Weekend 1,585 2,504 Mar 28, 1997 5

Cast

   Tom O'Meara
   Rory Devaney
Margaret Colin    Sheila O'Meara
Ruben Blades    Edwin Diaz
Treat Williams    Billy Burke
George Hearn    Peter Fitzsimmons
Ryan Mitchell    Chief Jim Kelly
Natascha McElhone    Megan Doherty
Paul Ronan    Sean Phelan
Simon Jones    Harry Sloan
Julia Stiles    Bridget O'Meara
Ashley Carin    Morgan O'Meara
Kelly Singer    Annie O'Meara
David O Hara    Martin MacDuff
David Wilmot    Dessie
Anthony Brophy    Gerard
Shane Dunne    Young Frankie
Martin Dunne    Frankie's Father
Gabrielle Reidy    Frankie's Mother
Samantha Conroy    Frankie's Sister
Baxter Harris    Customs Agent
Hassan Johnson    Teenager
Scott Nicholson    Rookie Cop
Jonathan Earl Peck    Jerry
Sixto Ramos    Hispanic Man
Mya Michaels    Hispanic Woman
Jessica Marie Kavanagh    Hispanic Girl
Brendan Kelly    Teddy
Kevin Nagle    Thug
Greg Salata    Tony
Joseph Dandry    Joey the Bartender
Jack McKillop    Jack Fitzsimmons
Mac Orange    The Maid
Malachy McCourt    Bishop
Marian Tomas Griffin    Cousin Eileen
Peggy Shay    Aunt Birdie
Danielle McGovern    Brooke
Ciaran O'Reilly    Father Canlon
Rob McElhenney    Kevin
Donald J. Meade    Irish Musician
Patrick Reynolds    Irish Musician
Peter Rufli    Irish Musician
Debbon Ayer    Tour Guide
Mario Polit    Young Dominican
Chance Kelly    Masked Burglar
Greg Stebner    Uniformed Cop
William Paulson    Detective
Bill Hoag    Trucker
Victor Slezak    Evan Stanley, FBI
Damien Leake    Art Fisher, FBI

Production and Technical Credits

Director   
Producer    Lawrence Gordon
Producer    Robert F. Colesberry
Screenwriter    Kevin Jarre
Screenwriter    Robert Mark Kamen
Story Creator    Kevin Jarre
Executive Producer    Lloyd Levin
Executive Producer    Donald Laventhall
Director of Photography    Gordon Willis
Production Designer    Jane Musky
Editor    Tom Rolf
Editor    Dennis Virkler
Costume Designer    Bernie Pollack
Composer    James Horner
Associate Producer    Karen L. Thorson
Assistant Director    Peter Kohn
Unit Production Manager    Jonathan Filley
Art Director    Robert Guerra
Set Decorator    Leslie Bloom
Sound Mixer    James Sabat
Re-recording Mixer    Lee Dichter
Supervising Sound Editor    Ron Bochar
Sound Effects Editor    Lewis Goldstein
Make up    Michael Laudati
Make up    Jean A. Black
Hairstylist    Michael Kriston
Song Writer    Dolores O'Riordan
Screenwriter    David Aaron Cohen
Screenwriter    Vincent Patrick
Stunt Coordinator    Doug Coleman

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Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1997/03/28 2 $14,274,503   2,504 $5,701   $14,274,503 5
1997/04/04 3 $7,013,200 -51% 2,504 $2,801   $29,588,014 12
1997/04/11 5 $4,180,149 -40% 2,355 $1,775   $35,551,865 19
1997/04/18 6 $2,406,237 -42% 2,004 $1,201   $39,116,907 26
1997/04/25 9 $1,154,808 -52% 1,270 $909   $41,019,604 33
1997/05/02 14 $512,090 -56% 700 $732   $41,873,319 40
1997/05/09 23 $182,127 -64% 440 $414   $42,200,692 47
1997/05/16 24 $157,765 -13% 377 $418   $42,422,116 54
1997/05/23 40 $86,388 -45% 191 $452   $42,540,292 61
1997/05/30 44 $48,751 -44% 146 $334   $42,602,646 68
1997/06/06 55 $27,273 -44% 90 $303   $42,640,548 75
1997/06/20 35 $107,724   495 $218   $42,782,784 89
1997/06/27 46 $28,505 -74% 214 $133   $42,845,307 96
1997/07/04 52 $19,601 -31% 54 $363   $42,877,165 103

Daily Box Office Performance

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1997/03/28 2 $22,574,814   2,504 $9,016   $22,574,814 9
1997/04/04 3 $8,796,902 -61% 2,504 $3,513   $31,371,716 16
1997/04/11 5 $5,338,954 -39% 2,355 $2,267   $36,710,670 23
1997/04/18 6 $3,154,126 -41% 2,004 $1,574   $39,864,796 30
1997/04/25 10 $1,496,433 -53% 1,270 $1,178   $41,361,229 37
1997/05/02 14 $657,336 -56% 700 $939   $42,018,565 44
1997/05/09 23 $245,786 -63% 440 $559   $42,264,351 51
1997/05/16 29 $189,553 -23% 377 $503   $42,453,904 58
1997/05/23 41 $99,991 -47% 191 $524   $42,553,895 65
1997/05/30 46 $59,380 -41% 146 $407   $42,613,275 72
1997/06/20 35 $141,742   495 $286   $42,816,802 93
1997/06/27 47 $40,762 -71% 214 $190   $42,857,564 100