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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 1,289 $50,531,998 Apr 19, 1996 38
Easter (All Movies, 3-Day, Inflation Adjusted) 146 $9,468,335 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

November 7th, 2011

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Domestic Cumulative Box Office Records


Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1996/03/15 2 $12,069,780   2,232 $5,408   $12,069,780 3
1996/03/22 2 $9,776,225 -19% 2,289 $4,271   $26,047,638 10
1996/03/29 3 $6,914,769 -29% 2,289 $3,021   $35,800,429 17
1996/04/05 5 $4,838,155 -30% 2,285 $2,117   $42,852,311 24
1996/04/12 7 $3,072,312 -36% 2,082 $1,476   $47,755,379 31
1996/04/19 11 $1,795,816 -42% 1,543 $1,164   $50,531,998 38
1996/04/26 15 $878,910 -51% 1,240 $709   $51,969,820 45
1996/05/03 23 $348,094 -60% 640 $544   $52,635,553 52
1996/05/10 29 $202,827 -42% 260 $780   $52,955,317 59
1996/05/17 9 $1,026,681 +406% 827 $1,241   $54,055,567 66
1996/05/24 11 $804,222 -22% 627 $1,283   $55,141,839 73
1996/05/31 13 $414,990 -48% 479 $866   $55,719,707 80
1996/06/07 17 $293,744 -29% 353 $832   $56,167,250 87
1996/06/14 21 $183,020 -38% 220 $832   $56,472,312 94

Daily Box Office Performance

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1996/03/15 2 $16,271,413   2,232 $7,290   $16,271,413 7
1996/03/22 3 $12,614,247 -22% 2,289 $5,511   $28,885,660 14
1996/03/29 3 $9,128,496 -28% 2,289 $3,988   $38,014,156 21
1996/04/05 5 $6,668,911 -27% 2,285 $2,919   $44,683,067 28
1996/04/12 6 $4,053,115 -39% 2,082 $1,947   $48,736,182 35
1996/04/19 10 $2,354,728 -42% 1,543 $1,526   $51,090,910 42
1996/04/26 15 $1,196,549 -49% 1,240 $965   $52,287,459 49
1996/05/03 22 $465,031 -61% 640 $727   $52,752,490 56
1996/05/10 29 $276,396 -41% 260 $1,063   $53,028,886 63
1996/05/17 9 $1,308,731 +373% 827 $1,583   $54,337,617 70
1996/05/24 10 $967,100 -26% 627 $1,542   $55,304,717 77
1996/05/31 13 $568,789 -41% 479 $1,187   $55,873,506 84
1996/06/07 18 $415,786 -27% 353 $1,178   $56,289,292 91