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Gattaca (1997)

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $12,532,777Details
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  2. News
  3. Box Office
  4. Video Sales
  5. Cast & Crew
  6. Trailer

Metrics

Rotten Tomatoes
Critics Certified FreshAudience Upright
Critics
82% - Certified Fresh
Audience
87% - Upright

Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists


Movie Details

Production Budget:$36,000,000
Domestic Releases: October 24th, 1997 (Wide) by Sony Pictures
Video Release: July 1st, 1998 by Sony Pictures Home Entertainment
MPAA Rating: PG-13 for brief violent images, language and some sexuality
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Keywords: Film Noir
Source:Original Screenplay
Genre:Drama
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Science Fiction
Production Companies: Jersey Films

Ranking on other Records and Milestones

RecordRankRevenueChart
Date
Days In
Release
Biggest 19th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 617 $51,876 Feb 27, 1998 129
Biggest 9th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 3,805 $16,016 Dec 19, 1997 59
Biggest 8th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 3,845 $28,424 Dec 12, 1997 52
Biggest 7th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 3,614 $65,710 Dec 5, 1997 45
Biggest 6th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 4,239 $57,997 Nov 28, 1997 38
Biggest 5th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 4,080 $132,374 Nov 21, 1997 31
Biggest 4th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 3,420 $583,157 Nov 14, 1997 24
Biggest 3rd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 3,339 $1,380,024 Nov 7, 1997 17
Biggest 2nd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 3,259 $2,585,604 Oct 31, 1997 10
Biggest Opening Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 3,150 $4,320,202 Oct 24, 1997 3
Widest Opening Weekend 3,248 1,279 Oct 24, 1997 3

Cast

Ethan Hawke   
Uma Thurman    Irene Cassini
Jude Law    Jerome Eugene Morrow
Elias Koteas    Antonio
Tony Shalhoub    German
Loren Dean    Anton
Alan Arkin    Detective Hugo
Ernest Borgnine    Caesar
Xander Berkeley    Dr. Lamar
William Lee Scott    Anton Freeman - Teen
Maya Rudolph    Delivery Nurse

Production and Technical Credits

Director   

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Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1997/10/24 5 $4,320,202   1,279 $3,378   $4,320,202 3
1997/10/31 9 $2,585,604 -40% 1,279 $2,022   $8,236,800 10
1997/11/07 13 $1,380,024 -47% 1,209 $1,141   $10,558,312 17
1997/11/14 22 $583,157 -58% 487 $1,197   $11,743,599 24
1997/11/21 37 $132,374 -77% 161 $822   $12,026,203 31
1997/11/28 47 $57,997 -56% 87 $667   $12,137,399 38
1997/12/05 40 $65,710 +13% 111 $592   $12,213,829 45
1997/12/12 51 $28,424 -57% 66 $431   $12,253,486 52
1997/12/19 59 $16,016 -44% 23 $696   $12,275,272 59
1998/02/27 55 $51,876   258 $201   $12,339,633 129

Daily Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1997/10/24 4 $1,390,000   1,279 $1,087   $1,390,000 1
1997/10/25 5 $1,790,000 +29% 1,279 $1,400   $3,180,000 2
1997/10/26 6 $1,095,000 -39% 1,279 $856   $4,320,000 3
1997/10/27 4 $332,609 -70% 1,279 $260   $4,652,811 4
1997/10/28 5 $407,833 +23% 1,279 $319   $5,060,644 5
1997/10/29 5 $302,987 -26% 1,279 $237   $5,363,631 6
1997/10/30 5 $289,369 -4% 1,279 $226   $5,653,000 7
1997/10/31 8 $525,000 +81% 1,279 $410   $6,178,000 8
1997/11/01 8 $1,340,000 +155% 1,279 $1,048   $7,518,000 9
1997/11/02 9 $700,000 -48% 1,279 $547   $8,237,000 10
1997/11/03 8 $223,677 -68% 1,279 $175   $8,460,477 11
1997/11/04 7 $291,871 +30% 1,279 $228   $8,752,348 12
1997/11/05 7 $211,249 -28% 1,279 $165   $8,963,597 13
1997/11/06 7 $214,691 +2% 1,279 $168   $9,178,288 14

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1997/10/24 5 $5,651,196   1,279 $4,418   $5,651,196 7
1997/10/31 9 $3,527,092 -38% 1,279 $2,758   $9,178,288 14
1997/11/07 12 $1,982,154 -44% 1,209 $1,639   $11,160,442 21
1997/11/14 23 $733,387 -63% 487 $1,506   $11,893,829 28
1997/11/21 34 $185,573 -75% 161 $1,153   $12,079,402 35
1997/11/28 47 $68,717 -63% 87 $790   $12,148,119 42
1997/12/05 45 $76,943 +12% 111 $693   $12,225,062 49
1997/12/12 52 $34,194 -56% 66 $518   $12,259,256 56