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For Richer or Poorer (1997)

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $31,680,796Details
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Metrics

Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists

RecordRankAmount
All Time Domestic Box Office 2,466 $31,680,796
All Time Worldwide Box Office 3,303 $31,680,796
All Time Domestic Box Office for Comedy Movies 633 $31,680,796
All Time Worldwide Box Office for Comedy Movies 777 $31,680,796

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


Movie Details

Domestic Releases: December 12th, 1997 (Wide) by Universal
MPAA Rating: PG-13 for some sexual innuendo and one use of strong language
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Keywords: Country Mouse, City Mouse, Fugitive / On the Run
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 14th Weekend 1,247 $79,185 Mar 13, 1998 94
Biggest Domestic 13th Weekend 1,031 $145,595 Mar 6, 1998 87
Biggest Domestic 12th Weekend 1,076 $181,495 Feb 27, 1998 80
Biggest Domestic 11th Weekend 1,097 $215,730 Feb 20, 1998 73
Biggest Domestic 10th Weekend 850 $400,985 Feb 13, 1998 66
Biggest Domestic 9th Weekend 1,037 $446,940 Feb 6, 1998 59
Biggest Domestic 8th Weekend 1,132 $605,340 Jan 30, 1998 52
Biggest Domestic 7th Weekend 1,380 $741,910 Jan 23, 1998 45
Biggest Domestic 6th Weekend 1,587 $1,060,495 Jan 16, 1998 38
Biggest Domestic 5th Weekend 1,811 $1,494,895 Jan 9, 1998 31
Biggest Domestic 4th Weekend 1,528 $3,126,395 Jan 2, 1998 24
Biggest Domestic 3rd Weekend 1,743 $4,202,290 Dec 26, 1997 17
Biggest Domestic 2nd Weekend 2,858 $3,360,870 Dec 19, 1997 10
Biggest Domestic Opening Weekend 2,660 $6,015,970 Dec 12, 1997 3
Leggiest Opening Weekend 481 3.17 Dec 12, 1997 3
Front-Loaded Opening Weekend 1,944 31.6% Dec 12, 1997 3
Widest Opening Weekend 2,397 1,904 Dec 12, 1997 3
Never No. 1 Domestic 1,270 $31,680,796 Dec 12, 1997 0

Cast

Kirstie Alley    Caroline Sexton
   Brad Sexton
Larry Miller    Insp. Derek Lester
Miguel A. Núñez, Jr.    Frank Hall, IRS
Jay O. Sanders    Samuel Yoder
Michael Lerner    Phil Kleinman
Wayne Knight    Bob Lachman

Domestic Cumulative Box Office Records


Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1997/12/12 3 $6,015,970   1,904 $3,160   $6,015,970 3
1997/12/19 7 $3,360,870 -44% 1,926 $1,745   $10,871,465 10
1997/12/26 12 $4,202,290 +25% 1,950 $2,155   $17,567,925 17
1998/01/02 13 $3,126,395 -26% 1,954 $1,600   $24,453,915 24
1998/01/09 15 $1,494,895 -52% 1,359 $1,100   $26,592,705 31
1998/01/16 18 $1,060,495 -29% 880 $1,205   $27,974,735 38
1998/01/23 17 $741,910 -30% 878 $845   $28,870,550 45
1998/01/30 17 $605,340 -18% 708 $855   $29,659,145 52
1998/02/06 20 $446,940 -26% 573 $780   $30,256,730 59
1998/02/13 23 $400,985 -10% 403 $995   $30,766,860 66
1998/02/20 27 $215,730 -46% 306 $705   $31,043,420 73
1998/02/27 30 $181,495 -16% 275 $660   $31,285,985 80
1998/03/06 32 $145,595 -20% 224 $650   $31,482,710 87
1998/03/13 45 $79,185 -46% 148 $535   $31,611,225 94

Daily Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1997/12/12 2 $1,900,000   1,904 $998   $1,900,000 1
1997/12/13 3 $2,585,000 +36% 1,904 $1,358   $4,485,000 2
1997/12/14 4 $1,504,000 -42% 1,904 $790   $6,016,000 3
1997/12/15 3 $342,720 -77% 1,904 $180   $6,358,690 4
1997/12/16 3 $409,360 +19% 1,904 $215   $6,768,050 5
1997/12/17 3 $361,760 -12% 1,904 $190   $7,129,810 6
1997/12/18 2 $380,785 +5% 1,904 $200   $7,510,595 7
1997/12/19 5 $995,000 +161% 1,926 $517   $8,506,000 8
1997/12/20 6 $1,478,000 +49% 1,926 $767   $9,984,000 9
1997/12/21 6 $887,465 -40% 1,926 $461   $10,871,465 10
1997/12/22 9 $529,050 -40% 1,926 $275   $11,400,515 11
1997/12/23 7 $635,000 +20% 1,925 $330   $12,037,000 12
1997/12/24 8 $430,000 -32% 1,925 $223   $12,467,000 13
1998/01/02 13 $1,120,000   0     $22,472,000 22

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1997/12/12 3 $7,510,595   1,904 $3,945   $7,510,595 7
1997/12/19 9 $5,855,040 -22% 1,926 $3,040   $13,365,635 14
1997/12/26 13 $7,961,885 +36% 1,950 $4,083   $21,327,520 21
1998/01/02 16 $3,770,290 -53% 1,954 $1,930   $25,097,810 28
1998/01/09 15 $1,816,430 -52% 1,359 $1,337   $26,914,240 35
1998/01/16 20 $1,214,400 -33% 880 $1,380   $28,128,640 42
1998/01/23 17 $925,165 -24% 878 $1,054   $29,053,805 49
1998/01/30 17 $755,985 -18% 708 $1,068   $29,809,790 56
1998/02/06 22 $556,085 -26% 573 $970   $30,365,875 63
1998/02/13 23 $461,815 -17% 403 $1,146   $30,827,690 70
1998/02/20 26 $276,800 -40% 306 $905   $31,104,490 77
1998/02/27 33 $232,625 -16% 275 $846   $31,337,115 84
1998/03/06 33 $194,925 -16% 224 $870   $31,532,040 91

Worldwide Cumulative Box Office Records