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The General (1998)

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $1,256,461Details
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Metrics

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Movie Details

Domestic Releases: December 18th, 1998 (Wide) by Sony Pictures Classics
MPAA Rating: R for violence and pervasive language
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Keywords: Biography
Source:Based on Fiction Book/Short Story
Genre:Drama
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Dramatization

Ranking on other Records and Milestones

RecordRankRevenueChart
Date
Days In
Release
Biggest 23rd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 665 $3,507 May 21, 1999 157
Biggest 22nd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 746 $4,841 May 14, 1999 150
Biggest 21st Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 676 $13,458 May 7, 1999 143
Biggest 20th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 673 $23,852 Apr 30, 1999 136
Biggest 19th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 773 $29,369 Apr 23, 1999 129
Biggest 18th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 921 $28,510 Apr 16, 1999 122
Biggest 17th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,004 $38,003 Apr 9, 1999 115
Biggest 16th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,123 $47,105 Apr 2, 1999 108
Biggest 15th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,332 $45,378 Mar 26, 1999 101
Biggest 14th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,788 $28,450 Mar 19, 1999 94
Biggest 13th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,741 $48,897 Mar 12, 1999 87
Biggest 12th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 2,052 $45,800 Mar 5, 1999 80
Biggest 11th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 2,461 $39,011 Feb 26, 1999 73
Biggest 10th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 2,839 $37,493 Feb 19, 1999 66
Biggest 9th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 2,582 $78,813 Feb 12, 1999 59
Biggest 8th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 3,128 $67,306 Feb 5, 1999 52
Biggest 7th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 3,812 $53,554 Jan 29, 1999 45
Biggest 6th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 4,612 $38,323 Jan 22, 1999 38
Biggest 5th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 5,178 $35,836 Jan 15, 1999 31
Biggest 4th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 5,762 $32,902 Jan 8, 1999 24
Biggest 3rd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 6,113 $42,403 Jan 1, 1999 17
Biggest 2nd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 6,465 $48,294 Dec 25, 1998 10
Biggest Opening Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 7,790 $26,771 Dec 18, 1998 3

Cast

Brendan Gleeson    Martin Cahill
Adrian Dunbar    Noel Curley
Sean McGinley    Gary
Jon Voight    Ned Kenny
Maria Doyle Kennedy    Frances Cahill
Angeline Ball    Tina
Eamonn Owens    Martin Cahill (as child)

Production and Technical Credits

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Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1998/12/18 49 $26,771   2 $13,386   $26,771 3
1998/12/25 48 $48,294 +80% 6 $8,049   $100,144 10
1999/01/01 52 $42,403 -12% 6 $7,067   $177,220 17
1999/01/08 46 $32,902 -22% 6 $5,484   $230,973 24
1999/01/15 47 $35,836 +9% 6 $5,973   $282,323 31
1999/01/22 51 $38,323 +7% 6 $6,387   $329,979 38
1999/01/29 46 $53,554 +40% 25 $2,142   $398,254 45
1999/02/05 46 $67,306 +26% 38 $1,771   $485,473 52
1999/02/12 41 $78,813 +17% 21 $3,753   $589,790 59
1999/02/19 54 $37,493 -52% 16 $2,343   $642,635 66
1999/02/26 55 $39,011 +4% 17 $2,295   $693,521 73
1999/03/05 56 $45,800 +17% 28 $1,636   $765,917 80
1999/03/12 53 $48,897 +7% 35 $1,397   $824,526 87
1999/03/19 59 $28,450 -42% 30 $948   $869,848 94
1999/03/26 52 $45,378 +60% 39 $1,164   $929,058 101
1999/04/02 56 $47,105 +4% 41 $1,149   $996,798 108
1999/04/09 59 $38,003 -19% 39 $974   $1,051,955 115
1999/04/16 65 $28,510 -25% 27 $1,056   $1,096,270 122
1999/04/23 69 $29,369 +3% 29 $1,013   $1,135,049 129
1999/04/30 74 $23,852 -19% 29 $822   $1,169,940 136
1999/05/07 78 $13,458 -44% 24 $561   $1,194,712 143
1999/05/14 92 $4,841 -64% 12 $403   $1,205,710 150
1999/05/21 91 $3,507 -28% 6 $585   $1,211,865 157

Daily Box Office Performance

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1998/12/18 43 $51,850   2 $25,925   $51,850 7
1998/12/25 49 $82,967 +60% 6 $13,828   $134,817 14
1999/01/01 48 $63,254 -24% 6 $10,542   $198,071 21
1999/01/08 47 $48,416 -23% 6 $8,069   $246,487 28
1999/01/15 46 $45,169 -7% 6 $7,528   $291,656 35
1999/01/22 49 $53,044 +17% 6 $8,841   $344,700 42
1999/01/29 44 $73,467 +39% 25 $2,939   $418,167 49
1999/02/05 44 $92,810 +26% 38 $2,442   $510,977 56
1999/02/12 42 $94,165 +1% 21 $4,484   $605,142 63
1999/02/19 53 $49,368 -48% 16 $3,086   $654,510 70
1999/02/26 50 $65,607 +33% 17 $3,859   $720,117 77
1999/03/05 54 $55,512 -15% 28 $1,983   $775,629 84
1999/03/12 54 $65,769 +18% 35 $1,879   $841,398 91
1999/03/19 61 $42,282 -36% 30 $1,409   $883,680 98
1999/03/26 52 $66,013 +56% 39 $1,693   $949,693 105
1999/04/02 58 $64,259 -3% 41 $1,567   $1,013,952 112
1999/04/09 57 $53,808 -16% 39 $1,380   $1,067,760 119
1999/04/16 65 $37,920 -30% 27 $1,404   $1,105,680 126
1999/04/23 65 $40,408 +7% 29 $1,393   $1,146,088 133
1999/04/30 73 $35,166 -13% 29 $1,213   $1,181,254 140
1999/05/07 76 $19,615 -44% 24 $817   $1,200,869 147
1999/05/14 82 $7,489 -62% 12 $624   $1,208,358 154