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Extreme Measures (1996)

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $17,378,193Details
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Metrics

Rotten Tomatoes
Critics RottenAudience Spilled
Critics
55% - Rotten
Audience
40% - Spilled

Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists


Movie Details

Production Budget:$38,000,000
Domestic Releases: September 27th, 1996 (Wide) by Sony Pictures
MPAA Rating: R for violence, some nudity and graphic ER activity
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Source:Based on Fiction Book/Short Story
Genre:Drama
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Contemporary Fiction
Production Companies: Castle Rock Entertainment

Ranking on other Records and Milestones

RecordRankRevenueChart
Date
Days In
Release
Biggest 8th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 3,581 $41,202 Nov 15, 1996 52
Biggest 5th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 4,498 $80,600 Oct 25, 1996 31
Biggest 4th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 3,174 $766,893 Oct 18, 1996 24
Biggest 3rd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 3,101 $1,642,242 Oct 11, 1996 17
Biggest 2nd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 2,520 $4,052,267 Oct 4, 1996 10
Biggest Opening Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 2,392 $6,906,546 Sep 27, 1996 3
Widest Opening Weekend 1,852 2,298 Sep 27, 1996 3

Cast

Gene Hackman    Dr. Lawrence Myrick
Hugh Grant    Dr. Guy Luthan
Sarah Jessica Parker    Jodie Trammel
David Morse    Frank Hare
Bill Nunn    Det. Burke, NYPD
J.K. Simmons    Dr. Mingus
Paul Guilfoyle    Dr. Jeffrey Manko

Production and Technical Credits

Director   
Composer    Danny Elfman

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Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1996/09/27 2 $6,906,546   2,298 $3,005   $6,906,546 3
1996/10/04 5 $4,052,267 -41% 2,298 $1,763   $12,928,552 10
1996/10/11 8 $1,642,242 -59% 1,923 $854   $15,700,000 17
1996/10/18 13 $766,893 -53% 1,005 $763   $17,003,296 24
1996/10/25 38 $80,600 -89% 260 $310   $17,247,359 31
1996/11/15 49 $41,202   401 $103   $17,369,541 52

Daily Box Office Performance

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1996/09/27 2 $8,876,285   2,298 $3,863   $8,876,285 7
1996/10/04 7 $5,181,473 -42% 2,298 $2,255   $14,057,758 14
1996/10/11 8 $2,178,645 -58% 1,923 $1,133   $16,236,403 21
1996/10/18 13 $930,356 -57% 1,005 $926   $17,166,759 28