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The Edge (1997)

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $27,799,255Details
International Box Office $6,300,000
Worldwide Box Office $34,099,255
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Metrics

Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists


Movie Details

Domestic Releases: September 26th, 1997 (Wide) by 20th Century Fox
Video Release: October 13th, 1998 by Fox Home Entertainment
MPAA Rating: R for language and some adventure gore/violence
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Source:Original Screenplay
Genre:Thriller/Suspense
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Contemporary Fiction

Ranking on other Records and Milestones

RecordRankRevenueChart
Date
Days In
Release
Biggest 13th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 2,185 $20,728 Dec 19, 1997 87
Biggest 12th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,601 $87,136 Dec 12, 1997 80
Biggest 11th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,641 $113,281 Dec 5, 1997 73
Biggest 10th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,567 $168,742 Nov 28, 1997 66
Biggest 9th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,849 $170,134 Nov 21, 1997 59
Biggest 8th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,967 $218,054 Nov 14, 1997 52
Biggest 7th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,954 $354,542 Nov 7, 1997 45
Biggest 6th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,975 $667,137 Oct 31, 1997 38
Biggest 5th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 2,043 $1,167,018 Oct 24, 1997 31
Biggest 4th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 2,365 $1,672,729 Oct 17, 1997 24
Biggest 3rd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 2,040 $3,473,422 Oct 10, 1997 17
Biggest 2nd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 2,162 $5,014,817 Oct 3, 1997 10
Biggest Opening Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 2,223 $7,733,445 Sep 26, 1997 3
Widest Opening Weekend 1,779 2,350 Sep 26, 1997 3

Cast

Anthony Hopkins    Charles Morse
Alec Baldwin    Robert Green
Elle Macpherson    Mickey Morse
Harold Perrineau    Stephen

Production and Technical Credits

Director   
Composer    Jerry Goldsmith

The shaded area represents the expected performance range for a film, based on its opening weekend box office. 95% of films fall within the shaded area. If a film trends towards the top end of the shaded area, it has good legs compared to the average film; if it trends towards the bottom end of the shaded area, it has poor legs. The predictive area is based on movies from the past 5 years.

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Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1997/09/26 4 $7,733,445   2,350 $3,291   $7,733,445 3
1997/10/03 5 $5,014,817 -35% 2,355 $2,129   $15,245,622 10
1997/10/10 8 $3,473,422 -31% 2,200 $1,579   $20,273,227 17
1997/10/17 13 $1,672,729 -52% 1,588 $1,053   $23,095,470 24
1997/10/24 16 $1,167,018 -30% 1,297 $900   $24,829,038 31
1997/10/31 18 $667,137 -43% 1,018 $655   $25,907,782 38
1997/11/07 21 $354,542 -47% 579 $612   $26,512,023 45
1997/11/14 32 $218,054 -38% 405 $538   $26,882,586 52
1997/11/21 33 $170,134 -22% 317 $537   $27,141,003 59
1997/11/28 35 $168,742 -1% 272 $620   $27,420,345 66
1997/12/05 28 $113,281 -33% 241 $470   $27,589,656 73
1997/12/12 32 $87,136 -23% 193 $451   $27,721,259 80
1997/12/19 56 $20,728 -76% 66 $314   $27,779,888 87

Daily Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1997/09/26 4 $2,324,319   2,350 $989   $2,324,319 1
1997/09/27 4 $3,354,038 +44% 2,350 $1,427   $5,678,357 2
1997/09/28 4 $2,055,088 -39% 2,350 $875   $7,733,445 3
1997/09/29 4 $593,161 -71% 2,350 $252   $8,326,606 4
1997/09/30 4 $695,765 +17% 2,351 $296   $9,022,281 5
1997/10/01 4 $601,695 -14% 2,351 $256   $9,623,976 6
1997/10/02 4 $606,829 +1% 2,351 $258   $10,230,805 7
1997/10/03 5 $1,473,369 +143% 2,355 $626   $11,704,174 8
1997/10/04 5 $2,303,695 +56% 2,355 $978   $14,007,869 9
1997/10/05 5 $1,237,753 -46% 2,355 $526   $15,245,622 10
1997/10/06 5 $311,790 -75% 2,355 $132   $15,557,412 11
1997/10/07 5 $453,900 +46% 2,355 $193   $16,011,312 12
1997/10/08 6 $396,112 -13% 2,355 $168   $16,407,424 13
1997/10/09 5 $392,381 -1% 2,355 $167   $16,799,805 14
1997/10/10 8 $986,662 +151% 2,200 $448   $17,786,467 15
1997/10/12 7 $940,000   2,195 $428   $20,273,227 17
1997/10/13 8 $352,615 -62% 2,200 $160   $20,625,842 18
1997/10/14 7 $281,383 -20% 2,200 $128   $20,907,225 19
1997/10/15 7 $257,555 -8% 2,200 $117   $21,164,780 20
1997/10/16 7 $257,961 n/c 2,200 $117   $21,422,741 21
1997/10/17 12 $480,000 +86% 1,595 $301   $21,903,000 22
1997/10/18 12 $765,000 +59% 1,595 $480   $22,668,000 23

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1997/09/26 4 $10,230,805   2,350 $4,354   $10,230,805 7
1997/10/03 5 $6,569,000 -36% 2,355 $2,789   $16,799,805 14
1997/10/10 8 $4,622,936 -30% 2,200 $2,101   $21,422,741 21
1997/10/17 14 $2,239,279 -52% 1,588 $1,410   $23,662,020 28
1997/10/24 16 $1,578,625 -30% 1,297 $1,217   $25,240,645 35
1997/10/31 18 $916,836 -42% 1,018 $901   $26,157,481 42
1997/11/07 21 $507,051 -45% 579 $876   $26,664,532 49
1997/11/14 32 $306,337 -40% 405 $756   $26,970,869 56
1997/11/21 30 $280,734 -8% 317 $886   $27,251,603 63
1997/11/28 33 $224,772 -20% 272 $826   $27,476,375 70
1997/12/05 29 $157,748 -30% 241 $655   $27,634,123 77
1997/12/12 31 $125,037 -21% 193 $648   $27,759,160 84