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A Family Thing (1996)

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $9,993,012Details
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Metrics

Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists


Movie Details

Domestic Releases: March 29th, 1996 (Wide) by MGM
MPAA Rating: PG-13 for some strong language, brief violence and a childbirth scene
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Source:Original Screenplay
Genre:Drama
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 3,286 $56,162 May 17, 1996 52
Biggest 7th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 3,515 $72,605 May 10, 1996 45
Biggest 6th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 3,723 $105,638 May 3, 1996 38
Biggest 5th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 3,428 $274,224 Apr 26, 1996 31
Biggest 4th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 3,315 $648,754 Apr 19, 1996 24
Biggest 3rd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 3,410 $1,300,013 Apr 12, 1996 17
Biggest 2nd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 3,575 $2,008,728 Apr 5, 1996 10
Biggest Opening Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 3,658 $3,020,662 Mar 29, 1996 3
Widest Opening Weekend 3,520 1,134 Mar 29, 1996 3

Cast

Robert Duvall    Earl Pilcher Jr.
James Earl Jones    Ray Murdock
Xander Berkeley    Sunburned Man
Grace Zabriskie    Ruby

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Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1996/03/29 6 $3,020,662   1,134 $2,664   $3,020,662 3
1996/04/05 9 $2,008,728 -34% 1,134 $1,771   $5,960,404 10
1996/04/12 12 $1,300,013 -35% 1,134 $1,146   $8,062,911 17
1996/04/19 15 $648,754 -50% 825 $786   $9,115,534 24
1996/04/26 25 $274,224 -58% 451 $608   $9,593,601 31
1996/05/03 38 $105,638 -61% 325 $325   $9,782,726 38
1996/05/10 43 $72,605 -31% 178 $408   $9,892,710 45
1996/05/17 49 $56,162 -23% 161 $349   $9,974,397 52

Daily Box Office Performance

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1996/03/29 7 $3,951,676   1,134 $3,485   $3,951,676 7
1996/04/05 9 $2,811,222 -29% 1,134 $2,479   $6,762,898 14
1996/04/12 11 $1,703,882 -39% 1,134 $1,503   $8,466,780 21
1996/04/19 15 $852,597 -50% 825 $1,033   $9,319,377 28
1996/04/26 26 $357,711 -58% 451 $793   $9,677,088 35
1996/05/03 37 $143,017 -60% 325 $440   $9,820,105 42
1996/05/10 44 $98,130 -31% 178 $551   $9,918,235 49