For Love of the Game

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $35,188,640Details
International Box Office $10,924,000
Worldwide Box Office $46,112,640
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  4. Video Sales
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  6. Cast & Crew
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Metrics

Rotten Tomatoes
Critics RottenAudience Upright
Critics
46% - Rotten
Audience
76% - Upright

Movie Details

Production Budget:$50,000,000
Theatrical Release: September 17th, 1999 (Wide) by Universal
MPAA Rating: PG-13 for brief strong language and some sexuality
Keywords: Baseball
Source:Based on Fiction Book/Short Story
Genre:Drama
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Contemporary Fiction

Cast

Kevin Costner    Billy Chapel
Kelly Preston    Jane Aubrey
John C. Reilly    Gus Osinski
Jena Malone    Heather
Brian Cox    Gary Wheeler
Michael Neeley    Horseback Cop
Greer Barnes    Mickey Hart
Dave Eiland    Kevin Costner's pitching double
Chris Fischer    Detroit Tiger
Carmine Giovinazzo   
Tracy Howe   
Sheila Lussier    Baseball player's girlfriend
Jonathan Marc McDonnell    Steve Baish
Seth William Meier    Whelan
Luis Moro    Detroit Tiger
Ted Raimi    Art Gallery Manager
Bill E. Rogers    Davis Birche
Hugh Ross   
Kevin Craig West    Chuckie Dobbs
J.K. Simmons    Frank Perry
Daniel Dae Kim    E.R. Doctor
Michael Emerson    Gallery Doorman
Michael Papajohn    Sam Tuttle

Production and Technical Credits

Director    Sam Raimi
Composer    Basil Poledouris
Set Decorator    Karen O'Hara
Dialogue Editor    Dan Hegeman

Daily Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1999/09/17 2 $4,398,000   2,825 $1,557   $4,398,000 1
1999/09/18 2 $5,269,000 +20% 2,825 $1,865   $9,667,000 2
1999/09/19 2 $3,100,000 -41% 2,825 $1,097   $13,041,685 3
1999/09/20 2 $933,570 -70% 2,829 $330   $13,975,255 4
1999/09/21 2 $1,018,440 +9% 2,829 $360   $14,993,695 5
1999/09/22 2 $820,410 -19% 2,829 $290   $15,814,105 6
1999/09/23 2 $768,960 -6% 2,829 $272   $16,583,065 7
1999/09/24 4 $2,080,000 +170% 2,855 $729   $18,609,000 8
1999/09/25 4 $3,122,000 +50% 2,856 $1,093   $21,678,000 9
1999/09/26 5 $1,398,000 -55% 2,854 $490   $23,018,835 10
1999/09/27 5 $428,100 -69% 2,854 $150   $23,446,935 11
1999/09/28 5 $499,450 +17% 2,854 $175   $23,946,385 12
1999/09/29 5 $470,910 -6% 2,854 $165   $24,417,295 13
1999/09/30 5 $442,370 -6% 2,854 $155   $24,859,665 14
1999/10/01 7 $1,082,000 +145% 2,932 $369   $25,942,000 15
1999/10/02 7 $1,740,000 +61% 2,932 $593   $27,682,000 16
1999/10/03 8 $821,000 -53% 2,933 $280   $28,408,595 17
1999/10/04 8 $234,640 -71% 2,933 $80   $28,643,235 18
1999/10/05 8 $249,305 +6% 2,933 $85   $28,892,540 19
1999/10/06 7 $234,640 -6% 2,933 $80   $29,127,180 20
1999/10/07 7 $248,995 +6% 2,933 $85   $29,376,175 21
1999/10/08 9 $608,000 +144% 2,403 $253   $29,984,000 22
1999/10/09 10 $944,000 +55% 2,403 $393   $30,928,000 23
1999/10/10 10 $579,000 -39% 2,414 $240   $31,524,405 24
1999/10/11 11 $205,198 -65% 2,414 $85   $31,729,595 25
1999/10/12 11 $132,770 -35% 2,414 $55   $31,862,365 26
1999/10/13 10 $121,850 -8% 2,414 $50   $31,984,215 27
1999/10/14 10 $144,840 +19% 2,414 $60   $32,129,055 28
1999/10/15 11 $310,000 +114% 1,445 $215   $32,439,000 29
1999/10/16 12 $505,000 +63% 1,445 $349   $32,944,000 30
1999/10/17 15 $236,000 -53% 1,476 $160   $33,206,535 31
1999/10/18 14 $73,815 -69% 1,476 $50   $33,280,350 32
1999/10/19 14 $73,905 n/c 1,476 $50   $33,354,255 33
1999/10/20 14 $81,160 +10% 1,476 $55   $33,435,435 34
1999/10/21 12 $88,560 +9% 1,476 $60   $33,523,995 35
1999/10/25 20 $32,095   642 $50   $34,002,430 39
1999/10/26 20 $32,050 n/c 642 $50   $34,034,480 40
1999/10/27 18 $32,105 n/c 642 $50   $34,066,585 41
1999/10/28 17 $38,520 +20% 642 $60   $34,105,105 42

Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1999/09/17 2 $13,041,685   2,829 $4,610   $13,041,685 3
1999/09/24 4 $6,435,770 -51% 2,854 $2,255   $23,018,835 10
1999/10/01 7 $3,548,930 -45% 2,933 $1,210   $28,408,595 17
1999/10/08 10 $2,148,230 -39% 2,414 $890   $31,524,405 24
1999/10/15 13 $1,077,480 -50% 1,476 $730   $33,206,535 31
1999/10/22 20 $446,340 -59% 642 $695   $33,970,335 38
1999/10/29 24 $282,625 -37% 475 $595   $34,387,730 45
1999/11/05 29 $235,755 -17% 403 $585   $34,725,455 52
1999/11/12 36 $134,345 -43% 277 $485   $34,941,760 59
1999/11/19 43 $87,985 -35% 212 $415   $35,071,420 66
1999/11/26 52 $60,730 -31% 150 $405   $35,168,395 73

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