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Forces of Nature (1999)

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $52,957,800Details
International Box Office $41,000,000
Worldwide Box Office $93,957,800
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Metrics

Rotten Tomatoes
Critics RottenAudience Spilled
Critics
45% - Rotten
Audience
35% - Spilled

Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists


Movie Details

Domestic Releases: March 19th, 1999 (Wide) by Dreamworks SKG
MPAA Rating: PG-13 for sensuality, language and a scene of drug use
Running Time: 102 minutes
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Keywords: Romance
Source:Original Screenplay
Genre:Romantic Comedy
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Contemporary Fiction
Production Companies: DreamWorks Pictures
Production Countries: United States

Ranking on other Records and Milestones

RecordRankRevenueChart
Date
Days In
Release
Biggest 17th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,205 $21,924 Jul 9, 1999 115
Biggest 16th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,086 $51,359 Jul 2, 1999 108
Biggest 15th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 929 $103,183 Jun 25, 1999 101
Biggest 14th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 826 $164,159 Jun 18, 1999 94
Biggest 13th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 618 $280,341 Jun 11, 1999 87
Biggest 12th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,426 $112,205 Jun 4, 1999 80
Biggest 11th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,198 $189,332 May 28, 1999 73
Biggest 10th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,106 $283,828 May 21, 1999 66
Biggest 9th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,018 $452,024 May 14, 1999 59
Biggest 8th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,154 $563,188 May 7, 1999 52
Fastest Movies to Earn $50 Million at the Domestic Box Office 1,325 $50,324,065 May 7, 1999 52
Biggest 7th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,238 $875,144 Apr 30, 1999 45
Biggest 6th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,193 $1,624,689 Apr 23, 1999 38
Biggest 5th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,264 $2,464,522 Apr 16, 1999 31
Biggest 4th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,338 $3,537,259 Apr 9, 1999 24
Biggest 3rd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,122 $6,200,540 Apr 2, 1999 17
Biggest 2nd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,126 $9,439,629 Mar 26, 1999 10
Biggest March Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 178 $13,510,728 Mar 19, 1999 3
Biggest Opening Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,337 $13,510,728 Mar 19, 1999 3
Widest Opening Weekend 2,143 2,058 Mar 19, 1999 3
Biggest March Day at the Domestic Box Office 373 $5,805,000 Mar 20, 1999 2
Biggest Saturday at the Domestic Box Office 2,086 $5,805,000 Mar 20, 1999 2

Cast

   Sarah
   Ben
Maura Tierney    Bridget
Steve Zahn    Alan
Blythe Danner    Virginia
Ronny Cox    Hadley
Richard Schiff    Joe
Anne Haney    Emma
Janet Carroll    Barbara
Michael Fairman    Richard
Meredith Scott Lynn    Debbie
David Strickland    Steve
John Doe    Carl
Steve Hytner    Jack
Jack Kehler    Vic DeFranco
George D. Wallace    Max
Bert Remsen    Ned
Julie Ivey    Beth
Maia Lien    Sandy
Franklin H.D. Ecker    Groomsman #1
Rafiki Smith    Groomsman #2
Carter Reedy    Groomsman #3
Taylor Gilbert    Dr. Keller
Francisco De Ramirez    Bus Driver
Pat Crawford Brown    Florence
Bill Erwin    Murray
William Marquez    Herman
Antone Calandra    Sunseeker
Tommy Chapelle    Sunseeker
James Chirbas    Sunseeker
Bill Coates    Sunseeker
Vivian Edwards-Ashford    Sunseeker
Damon Frost    Sunseeker
Jean Gates    Sunseeker
Joan Glover    Sunseeker
Winnie Hammer    Sunseeker
Bob King    Sunseeker
Leon Lamar    Sunseeker
Judith Maltenfort    Sunseeker
Eddie Miller    Sunseeker
Mali Miller    Sunseeker
Danny Nelson    Sunseeker
Joanne Pankow    Sunseeker
Ginnie Randall    Sunseeker
Beverly Shelton    Sunseeker
George Stoba    Sunseeker
Jacki Wilson    Sunseeker
Michael Cudlitz    Bartender
Athena Bitzis    Juanita the Bull Tamer
Libby Whittemore    Car Rental Agent
Dan Albright    Officer McDonnell
Marshall Rosenblum    Ticket Vendor
Mike Pniewski    Conductor
Wes Kennemore    Thief
Brandon McLaughlin    Delivery Man
Marc McPherson    Hotel Manager
Justin Michael Benassi    Sarah's Son
Shelly De Sai    Cabbie
Cordell Nichols    Child on Train
Dan Biggers    Justice of the Peace
Lester Cohen    Port Authority Spokesman
Natalie Hendrix    Airport Reporter
Scott Pierce    News Anchor
Shannon Welles    Lady in Wheelchair

Production and Technical Credits

Director   
Screenwriter    Marc Lawrence
Producer    Susan Arnold
Producer    Donna Arkoff Roth
Producer    Ian Bryce
Director of Photography    Elliot Davis
Editor    Craig Wood
Production Designer    Lester Cohen
Costume Designer    Donna Zakowska
Composer    John Powell
Associate Producer    Steven P. Saeta
Associate Producer    Ricki Spector
Assistant Director    K.C. Hodenfield
Second Unit Director    Alexander Witt
Production Manager    Steven P. Saeta
Art Director    Christa Munro
Set Decorator    Leslie Morales
Second Unit Camera    Alexander Witt
Visual Effects Supervisor    Richard Chuang
Visual Effects Supervisor    Henry LaBounta
Sound Mixer    Geoffrey Patterson
Re-recording Mixer    Andy Nelson
Re-recording Mixer    Anna Behlmer
Supervising Sound Editor    David Hankins
Sound Effects Editor    Bruce Tanis
Sound Effects Editor    Mike Babcock
Sound Effects Editor    Frank Smathers
Sound Designer    Randy Thom
Music Editor    Katherine Quittner
Casting Director    Junie Lowry-Johnson
Casting Associate    Libby Goldstein
Stunt Coordinator    Cal Johnson

The shaded area represents the expected performance range for a film, based on its opening weekend box office. 95% of films fall within the shaded area. If a film trends towards the top end of the shaded area, it has good legs compared to the average film; if it trends towards the bottom end of the shaded area, it has poor legs. The predictive area is based on movies from the past 5 years.

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Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1999/03/19 1 $13,510,728   2,058 $6,565   $13,510,728 3
1999/03/26 1 $9,439,629 -30% 2,224 $4,244   $26,803,213 10
1999/04/02 5 $6,200,540 -34% 2,278 $2,722   $36,466,898 17
1999/04/09 7 $3,537,259 -43% 2,335 $1,515   $42,393,313 24
1999/04/16 8 $2,464,522 -30% 2,214 $1,113   $45,786,811 31
1999/04/23 10 $1,624,689 -34% 1,950 $833   $48,125,915 38
1999/04/30 13 $875,144 -46% 1,508 $580   $49,484,419 45
1999/05/07 16 $563,188 -36% 1,117 $504   $50,324,065 52
1999/05/14 17 $452,024 -20% 861 $525   $50,976,936 59
1999/05/21 19 $283,828 -37% 558 $509   $51,389,500 66
1999/05/28 30 $189,332 -33% 390 $485   $51,684,048 73
1999/06/04 34 $112,205 -41% 276 $407   $51,860,042 80
1999/06/11 21 $280,341 +150% 588 $477   $52,203,411 87
1999/06/18 29 $164,159 -41% 490 $335   $52,528,524 94
1999/06/25 35 $103,183 -37% 336 $307   $52,753,717 101
1999/07/02 50 $51,359 -50% 159 $323   $52,878,756 108
1999/07/09 67 $21,924 -57% 59 $372   $52,900,680 115

Daily Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1999/03/19 1 $4,850,000   2,058 $2,357   $4,850,000 1
1999/03/20 2 $5,805,000 +20% 2,058 $2,821   $10,655,000 2
1999/03/21 1 $2,823,000 -51% 2,058 $1,372   $13,510,728 3
1999/03/22 1 $886,403 -69% 2,058 $431   $14,397,131 4
1999/03/23 1 $1,116,487 +26% 2,058 $543   $15,513,618 5
1999/03/24 1 $906,214 -19% 2,058 $440   $16,419,832 6
1999/03/25 1 $946,752 +4% 2,058 $460   $17,366,584 7
1999/03/26 1 $3,010,000 +218% 2,224 $1,353   $20,377,000 8
1999/03/27 1 $4,030,000 +34% 2,224 $1,812   $24,407,000 9
1999/03/28 2 $2,223,000 -45% 2,224 $1,000   $26,803,213 10
1999/03/29 1 $705,779 -68% 2,224 $317   $27,508,992 11
1999/03/30 1 $916,509 +30% 2,224 $412   $28,425,501 12
1999/03/31 3 $749,602 -18% 2,224 $337   $29,175,103 13
1999/04/01 3 $1,080,000 +44% 2,224 $486   $30,256,000 14
1999/04/02 4 $2,355,000 +118% 2,278 $1,034   $32,611,000 15
1999/04/03 5 $2,535,000 +8% 2,278 $1,113   $35,146,000 16
1999/04/04 5 $1,372,000 -46% 2,278 $602   $36,466,898 17
1999/04/05 5 $675,403 -51% 2,278 $296   $37,142,301 18
1999/04/06 4 $645,289 -4% 2,278 $283   $37,787,590 19
1999/04/07 5 $542,132 -16% 2,278 $238   $38,329,722 20
1999/04/08 5 $526,332 -3% 2,278 $231   $38,856,054 21
1999/04/09 7 $1,185,000 +125% 2,335 $507   $40,041,000 22
1999/04/10 7 $1,560,000 +32% 2,335 $668   $41,601,000 23
1999/04/11 8 $810,000 -48% 2,335 $347   $42,393,313 24
1999/04/12 7 $206,929 -74% 2,335 $89   $42,600,242 25
1999/04/13 7 $261,279 +26% 2,335 $112   $42,861,521 26
1999/04/14 6 $219,604 -16% 2,335 $94   $43,081,125 27
1999/04/15 7 $241,164 +10% 2,335 $103   $43,322,289 28
1999/04/16 8 $780,000 +223% 2,214 $352   $44,102,000 29
1999/04/17 8 $1,135,000 +46% 2,214 $513   $45,237,000 30
1999/04/18 8 $553,000 -51% 2,214 $250   $45,786,811 31
1999/04/19 8 $156,824 -72% 2,214 $71   $45,943,635 32
1999/04/20 7 $201,368 +28% 2,214 $91   $46,145,003 33
1999/04/21 8 $171,602 -15% 2,214 $78   $46,316,605 34
1999/04/22 8 $184,621 +8% 2,214 $83   $46,501,226 35
1999/04/23 10 $535,000 +190% 1,950 $274   $47,063,000 36
1999/04/24 10 $735,000 +37% 1,950 $377   $47,771,000 37
1999/04/25 10 $353,000 -52% 1,950 $181   $48,125,915 38
1999/04/26 10 $101,297 -71% 1,950 $52   $48,227,212 39
1999/04/27 11 $140,203 +38% 1,950 $72   $48,367,415 40
1999/04/28 10 $118,953 -15% 1,950 $61   $48,486,368 41
1999/04/29 10 $122,907 +3% 1,950 $63   $48,609,275 42
1999/05/02 15 $180,000   1,508 $119   $49,484,419 45
1999/05/03 15 $58,632 -67% 1,508 $39   $49,543,051 46
1999/05/04 16 $76,433 +30% 1,508 $51   $49,619,484 47
1999/05/05 15 $67,791 -11% 1,508 $45   $49,687,275 48
1999/05/06 15 $73,602 +9% 1,508 $49   $49,760,877 49
1999/05/09 15 $126,000   1,117 $113   $50,324,065 52
1999/05/10 16 $43,289 -66% 1,117 $39   $50,367,354 53
1999/05/11 15 $53,697 +24% 1,117 $48   $50,421,051 54
1999/05/12 17 $49,602 -8% 1,117 $44   $50,470,653 55
1999/05/13 17 $54,000 +9% 1,117 $48   $50,524,653 56
1999/05/16 18 $95,000   861 $110   $50,977,000 59
1999/05/17 18 $37,406 -61% 861 $43   $51,014,342 60
1999/05/18 18 $36,413 -3% 861 $42   $51,050,755 61
1999/05/19 18 $28,571 -22% 861 $33   $51,079,326 62
1999/05/23 18 $64,000   558 $115   $51,389,500 66
1999/05/24 18 $21,872 -66% 558 $39   $51,411,372 67
1999/05/25 17 $27,351 +25% 558 $49   $51,438,723 68
1999/05/26 17 $25,486 -7% 558 $46   $51,464,209 69

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1999/03/19 1 $17,363,584   2,058 $8,437   $17,363,584 7
1999/03/26 1 $12,902,774 -26% 2,224 $5,802   $30,266,358 14
1999/04/02 5 $8,589,696 -33% 2,278 $3,771   $38,856,054 21
1999/04/09 7 $4,466,235 -48% 2,335 $1,913   $43,322,289 28
1999/04/16 9 $3,178,937 -29% 2,214 $1,436   $46,501,226 35
1999/04/23 10 $2,108,049 -34% 1,950 $1,081   $48,609,275 42
1999/04/30 14 $1,151,602 -45% 1,508 $764   $49,760,877 49
1999/05/07 19 $764,035 -34% 1,117 $684   $50,524,912 56
1999/05/14 17 $580,760 -24% 861 $675   $51,105,672 63
1999/05/21 20 $389,044 -33% 558 $697   $51,494,716 70
1999/05/28 30 $253,121 -35% 390 $649   $51,747,837 77
1999/06/04 34 $175,233 -31% 276 $635   $51,923,070 84
1999/06/11 21 $441,295 +152% 588 $751   $52,364,365 91
1999/06/18 28 $286,169 -35% 490 $584   $52,650,534 98
1999/06/25 34 $176,863 -38% 336 $526   $52,827,397 105
1999/07/02 57 $51,359 -71% 159 $323   $52,878,756 112