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Drop Dead Gorgeous (1999)

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $10,571,408Details
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  2. News
  3. Box Office
  4. Video Sales
  5. Cast & Crew
  6. Trailer

Metrics

Rotten Tomatoes
Critics RottenAudience Upright
Critics
44% - Rotten
Audience
75% - Upright

Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists


Movie Details

Production Budget:$10,000,000
Domestic Releases: July 23rd, 1999 (Wide) by New Line
MPAA Rating: PG-13 for irreverent and crude humor, sex-related material and language
Comparisons: vs. Seven Psychopaths
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Keywords: Mockumentary
Source:Original Screenplay
Genre:Comedy
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Contemporary Fiction

Ranking on other Records and Milestones

RecordRankRevenueChart
Date
Days In
Release
Biggest 8th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 3,612 $36,669 Sep 10, 1999 52
Biggest 7th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 3,142 $103,526 Sep 3, 1999 45
Biggest 6th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 3,032 $209,986 Aug 27, 1999 38
Biggest 5th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 4,609 $64,213 Aug 20, 1999 31
Biggest 4th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 4,655 $118,587 Aug 13, 1999 24
Biggest 3rd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 4,170 $462,988 Aug 6, 1999 17
Biggest 2nd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 3,662 $1,766,480 Jul 30, 1999 10
Biggest Opening Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 3,249 $3,986,269 Jul 23, 1999 3
Widest Opening Weekend 3,341 1,207 Jul 23, 1999 3
Movies with Leggiest Opening Weekend 792 2.81 Jul 23, 1999 1
Movies with Most Front-Loaded Opening Weekend 906 35.6% Jul 23, 1999 1

Cast

   Amber Atkins
Ellen Barkin    Annette Atkins
Allison Janney    Loretta
Denise Richards    Becky Leeman
Kirstie Alley    Gladys Leeman
Sam McMurray    Lester Leeman
Amy Adams    Leslie Miller
Tara Redepenning    Molly Howard
Shannon Nelson    Tess Weinhaus
Sarah Stewart    Jenelle Betz
Brooke Bushman    Tammy Curry
Mindy Sterling    Iris Clark
Matt Malloy    John Dough
Michael McShane    Harold Vilmes
Nora Dunn    Colleen Douglas
Brittany Murphy    Lisa Swenson
Amanda Detmer    Miss Minneapolis
Will Sasso    Hank Vilmes
Thomas Lennon    Documentarian

Production and Technical Credits

Composer    Mark Mothersbaugh

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Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1999/07/23 11 $3,986,269   1,207 $3,303   $3,986,269 3
1999/07/30 15 $1,766,480 -56% 1,207 $1,464   $7,991,044 10
1999/08/06 22 $462,988 -74% 776 $597   $9,542,885 17
1999/08/13 45 $118,587 -74% 176 $674   $9,898,464 24
1999/08/20 53 $64,213 -46% 128 $502   $10,041,747 31
1999/08/27 32 $209,986 +227% 458 $458   $10,291,980 38
1999/09/03 55 $103,526 -51% 145 $714   $10,504,469 45
1999/09/10 64 $36,669 -65% 78 $470   $10,561,238 52

Daily Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1999/07/23 8 $1,420,000   1,207 $1,176   $1,420,000 1
1999/07/24 12 $1,430,000 +1% 1,207 $1,185   $2,850,000 2
1999/07/25 11 $1,119,000 -22% 1,207 $927   $3,986,269 3
1999/07/26 8 $611,687 -45% 1,207 $507   $4,597,956 4
1999/07/27 10 $604,289 -1% 1,207 $501   $5,202,245 5
1999/07/28 11 $496,071 -18% 1,207 $411   $5,698,316 6
1999/07/29 11 $465,282 -6% 1,207 $385   $6,163,598 7
1999/07/30 14 $636,000 +37% 1,207 $527   $6,800,000 8
1999/07/31 15 $635,000 n/c 1,207 $526   $7,435,000 9
1999/08/02 12 $289,488   1,207 $240   $8,280,532 11
1999/08/03 12 $293,262 +1% 1,207 $243   $8,573,794 12
1999/08/04 14 $255,219 -13% 1,207 $211   $8,829,013 13
1999/08/05 14 $242,861 -5% 1,207 $201   $9,071,874 14

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1999/07/23 11 $6,224,564   1,207 $5,157   $6,224,564 7
1999/07/30 15 $2,855,333 -54% 1,207 $2,366   $9,079,897 14
1999/08/06 23 $699,980 -75% 776 $902   $9,779,877 21
1999/08/13 46 $197,657 -72% 176 $1,123   $9,977,534 28
1999/08/20 54 $104,460 -47% 128 $816   $10,081,994 35
1999/08/27 34 $318,949 +205% 458 $696   $10,400,943 42
1999/09/03 53 $123,626 -61% 145 $853   $10,524,569 49
1999/09/10 63 $46,839 -62% 78 $601   $10,571,408 56