Doctor Dolittle

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $144,156,605Details
International Box Office $150,000,000
Worldwide Box Office $294,156,605
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Metrics

Movie Details

Production Budget:$71,500,000
Domestic Releases: June 26th, 1998 (Wide) by 20th Century Fox
MPAA Rating: PG-13 for crude humor and language
Franchise: Doctor Dolittle
Keywords: Talking Animals
Source:Remake
Genre:Comedy
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Kids Fiction
Production Companies: Davis Entertainment

Daily Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1998/06/26 1 $9,685,000   2,777 $3,488   $9,685,000 1
1998/06/27 1 $11,170,000 +15% 2,777 $4,022   $20,855,000 2
1998/06/28 1 $8,245,000 -26% 2,777 $2,969   $29,014,000 3
1998/06/29 1 $4,090,495 -50% 2,777 $1,473   $33,104,495 4
1998/06/30 1 $4,352,488 +6% 2,777 $1,567   $37,457,307 5
1998/07/01 2 $3,721,033 -15% 2,789 $1,334   $41,178,340 6
1998/07/02 2 $3,970,000 +7% 2,789 $1,423   $45,148,000 7
1998/07/03 2 $7,450,000 +88% 2,869 $2,597   $52,598,000 8
1998/07/04 2 $5,856,000 -21% 2,869 $2,041   $58,454,000 9
1998/07/05 2 $6,347,000 +8% 2,869 $2,212   $64,801,000 10
1998/07/06 2 $2,823,047 -56% 2,871 $983   $67,624,363 11
1998/07/07 2 $2,906,883 +3% 2,871 $1,012   $70,531,246 12
1998/07/08 2 $3,144,297 +8% 2,871 $1,095   $73,675,543 13
1998/07/09 2 $2,630,289 -16% 2,871 $916   $76,311,832 14
1998/07/10 4 $3,825,000 +45% 2,874 $1,331   $80,137,000 15
1998/07/11 4 $5,005,000 +31% 2,874 $1,741   $85,142,000 16
1998/07/12 4 $3,586,000 -28% 2,869 $1,250   $89,189,000 17
1998/07/13 4 $1,568,741 -56% 2,869 $547   $90,758,120 18
1998/07/14 4 $1,766,286 +13% 2,869 $616   $92,524,406 19
1998/07/15 5 $1,670,242 -5% 2,869 $582   $94,194,648 20
1998/07/16 5 $1,708,824 +2% 2,869 $596   $95,903,472 21
1998/07/17 5 $2,775,000 +62% 2,808 $988   $98,678,000 22
1998/07/18 5 $3,735,000 +35% 2,808 $1,330   $102,413,000 23
1998/07/19 5 $2,814,000 -25% 2,808 $1,002   $105,382,410 24
1998/07/20 5 $1,274,922 -55% 2,805 $455   $106,657,332 25
1998/07/21 5 $1,353,140 +6% 2,805 $482   $108,010,472 26
1998/07/22 5 $1,299,352 -4% 2,805 $463   $109,309,824 27
1998/07/23 5 $1,358,211 +5% 2,805 $484   $110,668,035 28
1998/07/24 8 $1,975,000 +45% 2,528 $781   $112,643,000 29
1998/07/25 6 $2,890,000 +46% 2,528 $1,143   $115,533,000 30
1998/07/26 6 $2,088,000 -28% 2,528 $826   $117,965,240 31
1998/07/27 7 $908,497 -56% 2,509 $362   $118,873,737 32
1998/07/28 6 $989,251 +9% 2,509 $394   $119,862,988 33
1998/07/29 9 $790,532 -20% 2,509 $315   $120,653,520 34
1998/07/30 8 $884,411 +12% 2,509 $352   $121,537,931 35
1998/07/31 9 $1,405,000 +59% 2,180 $644   $122,943,000 36
1998/08/01 9 $1,885,000 +34% 2,180 $865   $124,828,000 37
1998/08/02 9 $1,335,000 -29% 2,184 $611   $126,126,000 38
1998/08/03 9 $602,427 -55% 2,184 $276   $126,727,990 39
1998/08/04 9 $645,335 +7% 2,184 $295   $127,373,325 40
1998/08/05 10 $589,399 -9% 2,184 $270   $127,962,724 41
1998/08/06 10 $570,337 -3% 2,184 $261   $128,533,061 42

Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1998/06/26 1 $29,014,324   2,777 $10,448   $29,014,324 3
1998/07/03 2 $19,675,651 -32% 2,871 $6,853   $64,801,316 10
1998/07/10 4 $12,877,547 -35% 2,869 $4,489   $89,189,379 17
1998/07/17 5 $9,478,938 -26% 2,805 $3,379   $105,382,410 24
1998/07/24 6 $7,297,205 -23% 2,528 $2,887   $117,965,240 31
1998/07/31 9 $4,587,632 -37% 2,184 $2,101   $126,125,563 38
1998/08/07 11 $3,053,717 -33% 1,821 $1,677   $131,586,778 45
1998/08/14 15 $1,612,022 -47% 1,390 $1,160   $134,702,862 52
1998/08/21 19 $1,163,612 -28% 934 $1,246   $136,661,554 59
1998/08/28 19 $926,167 -20% 914 $1,013   $138,058,507 66
1998/09/04 18 $1,161,070 +25% 951 $1,221   $139,485,308 73
1998/09/11 20 $677,948 -42% 833 $814   $140,967,339 80
1998/09/18 16 $632,814 -7% 936 $676   $141,095,860 87
1998/09/25 16 $501,928 -21% 769 $653   $141,743,389 94
1998/10/02 20 $337,533 -33% 600 $563   $142,206,330 101
1998/10/09 21 $316,864 -6% 652 $486   $142,612,051 108
1998/10/16 23 $267,448 -16% 441 $606   $143,014,629 115
1998/10/23 29 $204,316 -24% 417 $490   $143,286,264 122
1998/10/30 32 $129,885 -36% 340 $382   $143,469,371 129
1998/11/06 36 $113,216 -13% 270 $419   $143,662,649 136
1998/11/13 36 $111,812 -1% 254 $440   $143,822,626 143
1998/11/20 42 $83,421 -25% 198 $421   $143,932,336 150
1998/11/27 43 $76,251 -9% 165 $462   $144,051,595 157
1998/12/04 53 $32,722 -57% 145 $226   $144,096,799 164
1998/12/11 56 $22,215 -32% 116 $192   $144,127,846 171
1998/12/18 64 $6,443 -71% 53 $122   $144,139,984 178
1999/01/01 77 $1,701   7 $243   $144,155,118 192
1999/01/08 71 $843 -50% 5 $169   $144,156,464 199

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Cast

Eddie Murphy    Dr. John Dolittle
Ossie Davis    Archer Dolittle
Oliver Platt    Dr. Mark Weller
Richard Schiff    Dr. Gene Reiss
Kristen Wilson    Lisa Dolittle
Jeffrey Tambor    Dr. Fish
Chris Rock    Rodney (guinea pig) (voice)
Albert Brooks    Tiger (voice)
John Leguizamo    Rat #2 (voice)
Paul Reubens    Raccoon (voice)
Paul Giamatti    Blaine (uncredited)
Norm MacDonald    Lucky
Garry Shandling    Male Pigeon (voice)
Jenna Elfman    Owl (voice)
Jonathan Lipnicki    Baby Tiger (voice)
Peter Boyle    Calloway
Reni Santoni    Rat #1
Steven Gilborn    Dr. Sam Litvack
Raven-Symoné Pearman    Charisse Dolittle
Julie Kavner    Female Pigeon
Ellen DeGeneres    Prologue Dog
Brian Doyle-Murray    Old Beagle
Pruitt Taylor Vince    Patient at Hammersmith
Phil Proctor    Drunk Monkey
Beth Grant    Woman

Production and Technical Credits

Director    Betty Thomas
Set Designer    Easton Smith