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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
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Metrics

Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists


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
Comparisons: vs. Little Miss Sunshine
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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 5th Weekend Limited Release 89 $2,028,781 Apr 19, 1996 31
Biggest 4th Weekend Limited Release 51 $3,021,024 Apr 12, 1996 24
Top 1996 Theater Average Limited Release 21 $23,494 Mar 22, 1996 3
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