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Donnie Brasco (1997)

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Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $41,954,997Details
International Box Office $23,348,055
Worldwide Box Office $65,303,052
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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
87% - Certified Fresh
Audience
89% - Upright

Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists


Movie Details

Production Budget:$35,000,000
Domestic Releases: February 28th, 1997 (Wide) by Sony Pictures
Video Release: January 20th, 1998 by Sony Pictures Home Entertainment
MPAA Rating: R for some strong graphic violence, pervasive strong language, and for brief nudity and sexuality
Running Time: 126 minutes
Comparisons: vs. The Godfather
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Keywords: Mafia, Undercover
Source:Based on Real Life Events
Genre:Drama
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Dramatization
Production Companies: Mandalay Entertainment
Production Countries: United States

Ranking on other Records and Milestones

RecordRankRevenueChart
Date
Days In
Release
Biggest 16th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,328 $28,164 Jun 13, 1997 108
Biggest 15th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,273 $51,419 Jun 6, 1997 101
Biggest 14th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,347 $68,158 May 30, 1997 94
Biggest 11th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 2,579 $33,221 May 9, 1997 73
Biggest 10th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 2,789 $40,189 May 2, 1997 66
Biggest 9th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 2,499 $85,329 Apr 25, 1997 59
Biggest 8th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 2,184 $174,505 Apr 18, 1997 52
Biggest 7th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,991 $342,077 Apr 11, 1997 45
Biggest 6th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,815 $784,669 Apr 4, 1997 38
Biggest 5th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,607 $1,760,300 Mar 28, 1997 31
Biggest 4th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,432 $3,316,087 Mar 21, 1997 24
Biggest 3rd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,322 $5,418,077 Mar 14, 1997 17
Biggest 2nd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,406 $7,831,804 Mar 7, 1997 10
Biggest February Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 209 $11,660,216 Feb 28, 1997 3
Biggest Opening Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,570 $11,660,216 Feb 28, 1997 3
Widest Opening Weekend 2,935 1,503 Feb 28, 1997 3

Cast

   Lefty
   Donnie
Michael Madsen    Sonny
Anne Heche    Maggie
Gretchen Mol    Sonny's Girlfiend
Val Avery    Trafficante
Bruno Kirby    Nicky
Zeljko Ivanek    Tim Curley
James Russo    Paulie
Paul Giamatti    F.B.I. Technician
Tim Blake Nelson    F.B.I. Technician

Production and Technical Credits

Director   
Screenwriter    Paul Attanasio
Story Creator    Joseph D. Pistone
Story Creator    Richard Wooley
Producer    Mark Johnson
Producer    Barry Levinson
Producer    Louis DiGiaimo
Producer    Gail Mutrux
Executive Producer    Patrick McCormick
Executive Producer    Alan Greenspan
Composer    Patrick Doyle
Director of Photography    Peter Sova
Editor    Jon Gregory
Unit Production Manager    Richard Baratta
Assistant Director    Joseph Reidy
Production Designer    Donald Graham Burt
Art Director    Jefferson Sage
Set Decorator    Leslie Pope
Costume Designer    Aude Bronson-Howard
Sound Mixer    Tod A. Maitland
Re-recording Mixer    Dean Humphreys
Re-recording Mixer    Tim Cavagin
Sound Editor    Ian Fuller
Make Up    Margot Boccia
Hairstylist    Milton Buras
Hairstylist    Nathan Busch II
Music Producer    Budd Carr
Music Producer    Allan Mason
Casting    Louis DiGiaimo
Casting    Brett Goldstein

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Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1997/02/28 2 $11,660,216   1,503 $7,758   $11,660,216 3
1997/03/07 4 $7,831,804 -33% 1,593 $4,916   $23,354,735 10
1997/03/14 4 $5,418,077 -31% 1,593 $3,401   $31,274,218 17
1997/03/21 6 $3,316,087 -39% 1,593 $2,082   $36,259,575 24
1997/03/28 12 $1,760,300 -47% 1,413 $1,246   $39,102,861 31
1997/04/04 18 $784,669 -55% 775 $1,012   $40,575,151 38
1997/04/11 25 $342,077 -56% 398 $859   $41,185,234 45
1997/04/18 31 $174,505 -49% 220 $793   $41,482,558 52
1997/04/25 41 $85,329 -51% 179 $477   $41,600,141 59
1997/05/02 52 $40,189 -53% 100 $402   $41,658,656 66
1997/05/09 52 $33,221 -17% 47 $707   $41,701,120 73
1997/05/30 35 $68,158   440 $155   $41,824,343 94
1997/06/06 40 $51,419 -25% 89 $578   $41,905,751 101
1997/06/13 58 $28,164 -45% 36 $782   $41,954,997 108

Daily Box Office Performance

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1997/02/28 2 $15,522,931   1,503 $10,328   $15,522,931 7
1997/03/07 4 $10,333,210 -33% 1,593 $6,487   $25,856,141 14
1997/03/14 4 $7,087,347 -31% 1,593 $4,449   $32,943,488 21
1997/03/21 7 $4,399,073 -38% 1,593 $2,762   $37,342,561 28
1997/03/28 12 $2,447,921 -44% 1,413 $1,732   $39,790,482 35
1997/04/04 18 $1,052,675 -57% 775 $1,358   $40,843,157 42
1997/04/11 23 $464,896 -56% 398 $1,168   $41,308,053 49
1997/04/18 31 $206,759 -56% 220 $940   $41,514,812 56
1997/04/25 44 $103,655 -50% 179 $579   $41,618,467 63
1997/05/02 49 $49,432 -52% 100 $494   $41,667,899 70
1997/05/30 38 $98,147   440 $223   $41,854,332 98
1997/06/06 44 $72,501 -26% 89 $815   $41,926,833 105