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Flirting with Disaster (1996)

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $14,853,474Details
International Box Office $1,295,706Details
Worldwide Box Office $16,149,180
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  5. Video Sales
  6. Cast & Crew
  7. Trailer

Metrics

Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists

RecordRankAmount
All Time Domestic Box Office 3,954 $14,853,474
All Time International Box Office 5,452 $1,295,706
All Time Worldwide Box Office 4,820 $16,149,180
All Time Domestic Highest Grossing Limited Release Movies 174 $14,853,474
All Time Domestic Box Office for Comedy Movies 1,011 $14,853,474
All Time International Box Office for Comedy Movies 1,083 $1,295,706
All Time Worldwide Box Office for Comedy Movies 1,150 $16,149,180
All Time Domestic Box Office for R Movies 1,259 $14,853,474
All Time International Box Office for R Movies 1,671 $1,295,706
All Time Worldwide Box Office for R Movies 1,475 $16,149,180

See the Box Office tab (Domestic) and International tab (International and Worldwide) for more Cumulative Box Office Records.


Movie Details

Production Budget:$7,000,000
Domestic Releases: March 22nd, 1996 (Wide) by Miramax
Video Release: November 4th, 1997 by Walt Disney Home Entertainment
MPAA Rating: R for language, sexuality and a comic drug scene
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Source:Original Screenplay
Genre:Comedy
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Contemporary Fiction

Ranking on other Records and Milestones

RecordRankAmountChart
Date
Days In
Release
Biggest Domestic 15th Weekend 970 $97,156 Jun 28, 1996 101
Biggest 15th Weekend Limited Release 182 $97,156 Jun 28, 1996 101
Theater Average 15th Weekend Limited Release 639 $943 Jun 28, 1996 101
Biggest Domestic 14th Weekend 681 $213,139 Jun 21, 1996 94
Biggest 14th Weekend Limited Release 120 $213,139 Jun 21, 1996 94
Theater Average 14th Weekend Limited Release 858 $836 Jun 21, 1996 94
Biggest Domestic 13th Weekend 1,510 $74,769 Jun 14, 1996 87
Biggest 13th Weekend Limited Release 299 $74,769 Jun 14, 1996 87
Theater Average 13th Weekend Limited Release 757 $997 Jun 14, 1996 87
Biggest Domestic 12th Weekend 1,301 $134,724 Jun 7, 1996 80
Biggest 12th Weekend Limited Release 235 $134,724 Jun 7, 1996 80
Theater Average 12th Weekend Limited Release 562 $1,321 Jun 7, 1996 80
Biggest Domestic 11th Weekend 1,346 $161,598 May 31, 1996 73
Biggest 11th Weekend Limited Release 245 $161,598 May 31, 1996 73
Theater Average 11th Weekend Limited Release 679 $1,303 May 31, 1996 73
Biggest Domestic 10th Weekend 966 $340,929 May 24, 1996 66
Biggest 10th Weekend Limited Release 162 $340,929 May 24, 1996 66
Theater Average 10th Weekend Limited Release 347 $2,017 May 24, 1996 66
Biggest Domestic 9th Weekend 1,049 $441,759 May 17, 1996 59
Biggest 9th Weekend Limited Release 166 $441,759 May 17, 1996 59
Theater Average 9th Weekend Limited Release 943 $1,280 May 17, 1996 59
Biggest Domestic 8th Weekend 1,257 $500,673 May 10, 1996 52
Biggest 8th Weekend Limited Release 187 $500,673 May 10, 1996 52
Theater Average 8th Weekend Limited Release 854 $1,550 May 10, 1996 52
Biggest Domestic 7th Weekend 1,456 $665,872 May 3, 1996 45
Biggest 7th Weekend Limited Release 179 $665,872 May 3, 1996 45
Theater Average 7th Weekend Limited Release 704 $2,043 May 3, 1996 45
Biggest Domestic 6th Weekend 1,622 $1,015,992 Apr 26, 1996 38
Biggest 6th Weekend Limited Release 153 $1,015,992 Apr 26, 1996 38
Theater Average 6th Weekend Limited Release 1,242 $1,636 Apr 26, 1996 38
Biggest Domestic 5th Weekend 1,481 $2,028,781 Apr 19, 1996 31
Biggest 5th Weekend Limited Release 89 $2,028,781 Apr 19, 1996 31
Theater Average 5th Weekend Limited Release 1,168 $2,094 Apr 19, 1996 31
Biggest Domestic 4th Weekend 1,567 $3,021,024 Apr 12, 1996 24
Biggest 4th Weekend Limited Release 51 $3,021,024 Apr 12, 1996 24
Theater Average 4th Weekend Limited Release 922 $3,118 Apr 12, 1996 24
Biggest Domestic 3rd Weekend 3,029 $1,766,054 Apr 5, 1996 17
Biggest 3rd Weekend Limited Release 106 $1,766,054 Apr 5, 1996 17
Theater Average 3rd Weekend Limited Release 465 $6,197 Apr 5, 1996 17
Biggest Domestic 2nd Weekend 4,453 $705,899 Mar 29, 1996 10
Biggest 2nd Weekend Limited Release 321 $705,899 Mar 29, 1996 10
Theater Average 2nd Weekend Limited Release 504 $10,084 Mar 29, 1996 10
Biggest Domestic Opening Weekend 5,707 $164,458 Mar 22, 1996 3
Biggest Opening Weekend Limited Release 1,046 $164,458 Mar 22, 1996 3
Theater Average Opening Weekend Limited Release 311 $23,494 Mar 22, 1996 3
Theater Average Limited Release 415 $23,494 Mar 22, 1996 3
Top 1996 Theater Average Limited Release 21 $23,494 Mar 22, 1996 3
Never Wide Domestic 155 $14,853,474 Mar 22, 1996 0
Never No. 1 Domestic 2,441 $14,853,474 Mar 22, 1996 0
Widest Expansion Limited Release 92 962 Mar 22, 1996 0

Cast

Téa Leoni    Tina Kalb
   Mel Coplin
Patricia Arquette    Nancy Coplin
Josh Brolin    Tony
Alan Alda    Richard Schlichting
Lily Tomlin    Mary Schlichting
Richard Jenkins    Paul
Mary Tyler Moore    Mrs. Coplin
David Patrick Kelly    Fritz Boudreau
George Segal    Mr. Coplin

Production and Technical Credits

Director   
Executive Producer    Harvey Weinstein
Executive Producer    Bob Weinstein
Music Supervisor    Bonnie Greenberg

Domestic Cumulative Box Office Records


Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1996/03/22 35 $164,458   7 $23,494   $164,458 3
1996/03/29 18 $705,899 +329% 70 $10,084   $936,673 10
1996/04/05 10 $1,766,054 +150% 285 $6,197   $2,959,743 17
1996/04/12 8 $3,021,024 +71% 969 $3,118   $6,598,430 24
1996/04/19 10 $2,028,781 -33% 969 $2,094   $9,379,053 31
1996/04/26 13 $1,015,992 -50% 621 $1,636   $10,877,355 38
1996/05/03 19 $665,872 -34% 326 $2,043   $11,844,179 45
1996/05/10 19 $500,673 -25% 323 $1,550   $12,558,596 52
1996/05/17 19 $441,759 -12% 345 $1,280   $13,182,127 59
1996/05/24 22 $340,929 -23% 169 $2,017   $13,671,068 66
1996/05/31 27 $161,598 -53% 124 $1,303   $13,901,338 73
1996/06/07 28 $134,724 -17% 102 $1,321   $14,112,683 80
1996/06/14 36 $74,769 -45% 75 $997   $14,249,985 87
1996/06/21 24 $213,139 +185% 255 $836   $14,510,390 94
1996/06/28 31 $97,156 -54% 103 $943   $14,702,438 101

Daily Box Office Performance

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1996/03/22 35 $230,774   7 $32,968   $230,774 7
1996/03/29 18 $962,915 +317% 70 $13,756   $1,193,689 14
1996/04/05 11 $2,383,717 +148% 285 $8,364   $3,577,406 21
1996/04/12 7 $3,772,866 +58% 969 $3,894   $7,350,272 28
1996/04/19 9 $2,511,091 -33% 969 $2,591   $9,861,363 35
1996/04/26 13 $1,316,944 -48% 621 $2,121   $11,178,307 42
1996/05/03 18 $879,616 -33% 326 $2,698   $12,057,923 49
1996/05/10 19 $682,445 -22% 323 $2,113   $12,740,368 56
1996/05/17 19 $589,771 -14% 345 $1,709   $13,330,139 63
1996/05/24 21 $409,601 -31% 169 $2,424   $13,739,740 70
1996/05/31 29 $238,219 -42% 124 $1,921   $13,977,959 77
1996/06/07 29 $197,257 -17% 102 $1,934   $14,175,216 84
1996/06/14 32 $122,035 -38% 75 $1,627   $14,297,251 91
1996/06/21 24 $308,031 +152% 255 $1,208   $14,605,282 98