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Executive Decision (1996)

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $56,679,192Details
International Box Office $65,400,000Details
Worldwide Box Office $122,079,192
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Metrics

Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists


Movie Details

Production Budget:$55,000,000
Domestic Releases: March 15th, 1996 (Wide) by Warner Bros.
MPAA Rating: R for violence and brief language
R for violence
(Rating bulletin 2169, 4/27/2011)
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Keywords: Hostage
Source:Original Screenplay
Genre:Thriller/Suspense
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Contemporary Fiction
Production Companies: Silver Pictures
Production Countries: United States

Ranking on other Records and Milestones

RecordRankAmountChart
Date
Days In
Release
Fastest to $50m 1,294 $50,531,998 Apr 19, 1996 38
Easter (All Movies, 3-Day, Inflation Adjusted) 146 $9,741,986 Apr 5, 1996 24

Cast

B.D. Wong    Sergeant Louie
J.T. Walsh    Senator Mavros
Oliver Platt    Cahill
Joe Morton    Cappy
   David Grant
John Leguizamo    Rat
Halle Berry    Jean
   Lt. Colonel Austin Travis
Ahmed Ahmed    Terrorist #4
Ingo Neuhaus    Doc

Production and Technical Credits

Composer    Jerry Goldsmith

DVD and Blu-ray Releases for November 8th, 2011

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Domestic Cumulative Box Office Records


Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossWeek
1996/03/15 2 $12,069,780   2,232 $5,408   $12,069,780 1
1996/03/22 2 $9,776,225 -19% 2,289 $4,271   $26,047,638 2
1996/03/29 3 $6,914,769 -29% 2,289 $3,021   $35,800,429 3
1996/04/05 5 $4,838,155 -30% 2,285 $2,117   $42,852,311 4
1996/04/12 7 $3,072,312 -36% 2,082 $1,476   $47,755,379 5
1996/04/19 11 $1,795,816 -42% 1,543 $1,164   $50,531,998 6
1996/04/26 15 $878,910 -51% 1,240 $709   $51,969,820 7
1996/05/03 23 $348,094 -60% 640 $544   $52,635,553 8
1996/05/10 29 $202,827 -42% 260 $780   $52,955,317 9
1996/05/17 9 $1,026,681 +406% 827 $1,241   $54,055,567 10
1996/05/24 11 $804,222 -22% 627 $1,283   $55,141,839 11
1996/05/31 13 $414,990 -48% 479 $866   $55,719,707 12
1996/06/07 17 $293,744 -29% 353 $832   $56,167,250 13
1996/06/14 21 $183,020 -38% 220 $832   $56,472,312 14

Daily Box Office Performance

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossWeek
1996/03/15 2 $16,271,413   2,232 $7,290   $16,271,413 1
1996/03/22 3 $12,614,247 -22% 2,289 $5,511   $28,885,660 2
1996/03/29 3 $9,128,496 -28% 2,289 $3,988   $38,014,156 3
1996/04/05 5 $6,668,911 -27% 2,285 $2,919   $44,683,067 4
1996/04/12 6 $4,053,115 -39% 2,082 $1,947   $48,736,182 5
1996/04/19 10 $2,354,728 -42% 1,543 $1,526   $51,090,910 6
1996/04/26 15 $1,196,549 -49% 1,240 $965   $52,287,459 7
1996/05/03 22 $465,031 -61% 640 $727   $52,752,490 8
1996/05/10 29 $276,396 -41% 260 $1,063   $53,028,886 9
1996/05/17 9 $1,308,731 +373% 827 $1,583   $54,337,617 10
1996/05/24 10 $967,100 -26% 627 $1,542   $55,304,717 11
1996/05/31 13 $568,789 -41% 479 $1,187   $55,873,506 12
1996/06/07 18 $415,786 -27% 353 $1,178   $56,289,292 13

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