Dirty Work

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Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $10,020,081Details
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  1. Summary
  2. News
  3. Box Office
  4. Video Sales
  5. Full Financials
  6. Cast & Crew
  7. Trailer

Metrics

Rotten Tomatoes
Critics RottenAudience Upright
Critics
17% - Rotten
Audience
66% - Upright

Movie Details

Production Budget:$13,000,000
Domestic Releases: June 12th, 1998 (Wide) by MGM
MPAA Rating: PG-13 for crude sexual humor and language
Source:Original Screenplay
Genre:Comedy
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Contemporary Fiction

Cast

   Mitch Weaver
Jack Warden    Pops
Artie Lange    Sam McKenna
Traylor Howard    Kathy
Don Rickles    Mr. Hamilton
Christopher McDonald    Travis Cole
Chevy Chase    Dr. Farthing
Bradley Reid    Mitch at 8 years old
Matthew Steinberg    Mitch at 16 years old
Joseph Sicillia    Sam at 8 years old
Austin John Pool    Sam at 16 years old
Gerry Mendicino    Manetti
A. Frank Ruffo    Aldo
Hrant Alianak    Kirkpatrick
Michael Vollans    Derek at 10 years old
Grant Nickalls    Jason
Deborah Hinderstain    Charlene
Scott Gibson    Frat Guy
Laura Stone    Veronica
Polly Shannon    Toni-Ann
Rummy Bishop    Homeless guy at apartment
James Carroll    Middle-aged guy
Henry Chan    Doctor at Fat Clinic
David Koechner    Anton Phillips
Paul O'Sullivan    A.D.
Uni Park    Saigon whore
Boyd Banks    Creepy Harry
B.J. McQueen    Big Wet Man
Tony Meyler    Lobby Henchman
Shane Daly    Door Henchman
James Binkley    Unaffected henchman
Jim Downey    Martin/Homeless guy
Fred Wolf    Homeless guy
Wilfred Bray    homeless guy
Jessica Booker    Mrs. Murphy
Johnie Chase    Policeman
Conrad Bergschneider    policeman
Kay Hawtrey    Gladys
Lloyd White    Ron
Dini Petty    himself
Mike Anscombe    himself
Howard Jerome    Foreman
Arturo Gil    Midget Paul
Rebecca Romijn    Bearded Lady
Joslyn Wenn    Jenkin's Fantasy Girl
Robbie Rox    Huge Prisoner
Chris Gillett    Suit guy
Kevin Farley    Theater Worker
Sanjay Talwar    Theater worker
Trevor Bain    Henchman Jenkins
Gord Martineau    Himself
George Sperdakos    Opera Critic
Eleanor Davies    Opera Critic's date
Laura Pudwell    Opera Lady
Emilio Roman    Baratone Errante
George Chuvalo    Ring Announcer
Gary Coleman    Himself
Ken Norton    Himself
Christine Oddy    Aunt jenny
Robert Shipman    Crossing Guard
Richard Sali    Ed
Silvio Oliver    Low Life
Mif    Low Life
Cliff Saunders    Thief
Bess Motta    Aerobics Instructor
Arlaine Wright    Aerobics Instructor
Chris Farley    Jimmy (uncredited)
John Goodman    The Mayor (uncredited)
Adam Sandler    Satan (uncredited)

Production and Technical Credits

Director   
Screenwriter    Frank Sebastiano
Screenwriter    Norm MacDonald
Screenwriter    Fred Wolf
Producer    Robert Simonds
Executive Producer    Brad Grey
Executive Producer    Ray Reo
Cinematographer    Arthur Albert
Production Designer    Gregory Keen
Supervising Film Editor    George Folsey, Jr.
Costume Designer    Beth Pasternak
Co-Producer    Martin Walters
Co-Producer    Richard Stenta
Associate Producer    Julia Dray
Associate Producer    Rita Smith
Assistant Director    Alan Glouboff
Unit Production Manager    Sandra Cunningham
Art Director    Gordon Lebredt
Set Decorator    Jaro Dick
Sound Mixer    Bruce Carwardine
Re-recording Mixer    Matthew Iadarola
Re-recording Mixer    Gary Gegan
Supervising Sound Editor    Stephen Grubbs
Sound Editor    Ralph Osborn
Sound Editor    Gary Lewis
Sound Editor    Ron Evans
Sound Editor    Barbara Issak
Sound Effects Editor    Joe Earle
Sound Effects Editor    Eric A. Norris
Sound Effects Editor    Brian Thomas Nist
Sound Effects Editor    Linda L. Keim
Sound Effects Editor    Andrew Ellerd
Sound Effects Editor    Gray Krause
Music Editor    Steve Lotwis
Music Editor    Paul Silver
Make up    Leslie Sebert
Hairstylist    Paul Elliot
Composer    Richard Gibbs
Music Supervisor    Michele Wernick
Casting Director    Roger Mussenden
Stunt Coordinator    Branco Racki

Daily Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1998/06/12 7 $1,235,000   1,776 $695   $1,235,000 1
1998/06/13 9 $1,480,000 +20% 1,776 $833   $2,715,000 2
1998/06/14 9 $963,000 -35% 1,776 $542   $3,634,000 3
1998/06/15 7 $520,006 -46% 1,776 $293   $4,154,242 4
1998/06/16 8 $513,005 -1% 1,776 $289   $4,667,247 5
1998/06/17 7 $537,666 +5% 1,776 $303   $5,204,913 6
1998/06/18 8 $418,753 -22% 1,776 $236   $5,623,666 7
1998/06/22 10 $314,313   1,776 $177   $7,550,645 11
1998/06/23 10 $351,666 +12% 1,776 $198   $7,902,311 12
1998/06/24 10 $297,113 -16% 1,776 $167   $8,199,424 13
1998/06/25 10 $291,313 -2% 1,776 $164   $8,490,737 14

Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1998/06/12 9 $3,634,236   1,776 $2,046   $3,634,236 3
1998/06/19 11 $1,712,666 -53% 1,776 $964   $7,236,332 10
1998/06/26 16 $496,666 -71% 962 $516   $8,987,403 17
1998/07/03 23 $180,352 -64% 349 $517   $9,535,009 24
1998/07/10 38 $73,987 -59% 194 $381   $9,747,061 31
1998/07/17 41 $54,431 -26% 139 $392   $9,848,388 38
1998/07/24 47 $35,249 -35% 85 $415   $9,926,309 45
1998/07/31 58 $21,033 -40% 69 $305   $9,975,684 52

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