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Get on the Bus (1996)

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $5,691,854Details
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  5. Cast & Crew
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Metrics

Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists


Movie Details

Production Budget:$2,400,000
Domestic Releases: October 16th, 1996 (Wide) by Sony Pictures
MPAA Rating: R for language
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Source:Based on Real Life Events
Genre:Drama
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Historical Fiction

Ranking on other Records and Milestones

RecordRankRevenueChart
Date
Days In
Release
Biggest 4th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 4,596 $138,254 Nov 8, 1996 26
Biggest 3rd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 4,130 $532,065 Nov 1, 1996 19
Biggest 2nd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 4,117 $1,117,745 Oct 25, 1996 12
Biggest Opening Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 4,050 $2,156,409 Oct 18, 1996 5
Widest Opening Weekend 3,389 1,207 Oct 18, 1996 5

Cast

Ossie Davis    Jeremiah
Charles S. Dutton    George
Isaiah Washington    Kyle
Andre Braugher    Flip
Hill Harper    Xavier
Randy Quaid    Tennessee State Trooper (uncredited)
Bernie Mac    Jay
Harry J. Lennix    Randall

Production and Technical Credits

Director   
Composer    Terence Blanchard

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Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1996/10/18 8 $2,156,409   1,207 $1,787   $2,837,711 5
1996/10/25 14 $1,117,745 -48% 1,207 $926   $4,551,288 12
1996/11/01 21 $532,065 -52% 425 $1,252   $5,402,971 19
1996/11/08 32 $138,254 -74% 190 $728   $5,660,056 26

Daily Box Office Performance

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1996/10/18 9 $2,752,241   1,207 $2,280   $3,433,543 9
1996/10/25 14 $1,437,363 -48% 1,207 $1,191   $4,870,906 16
1996/11/01 22 $650,896 -55% 425 $1,532   $5,521,802 23