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Ghosts of Mississippi (1996)

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $13,052,741Details
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  2. News
  3. Box Office
  4. Video Sales
  5. Cast & Crew
  6. Trailer

Metrics

Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists


Movie Details

Production Budget:$36,000,000
Domestic Releases: December 20th, 1996 (Wide) by Sony Pictures
MPAA Rating: PG-13 for a strong scene of violence and for racial dialogue
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Source:Based on Real Life Events
Genre:Drama
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Dramatization
Production Companies: Castle Rock Entertainment
Production Countries: United States

Ranking on other Records and Milestones

RecordRankAmountChart
Date
Days In
Release
Biggest Domestic 13th Weekend 1,926 $36,176 Mar 14, 1997 87
Biggest Domestic 12th Weekend 2,138 $41,103 Mar 7, 1997 80
Biggest Domestic 11th Weekend 2,108 $65,264 Feb 28, 1997 73
Biggest Domestic 8th Weekend 3,540 $44,301 Feb 7, 1997 52
Biggest Domestic 7th Weekend 2,822 $151,303 Jan 31, 1997 45
Biggest Domestic 6th Weekend 2,408 $413,694 Jan 24, 1997 38
Biggest Domestic 5th Weekend 1,719 $1,605,200 Jan 17, 1997 31
Biggest Domestic 4th Weekend 1,949 $2,302,519 Jan 10, 1997 24
Biggest Domestic 3rd Weekend 1,453 $5,016,767 Jan 3, 1997 17
Biggest Domestic 2nd Weekend 5,129 $212,364 Dec 27, 1996 10
Biggest Domestic Opening Weekend 5,669 $168,012 Dec 20, 1996 3
Never No. 1 Domestic 2,661 $13,052,741 Dec 20, 1996 0

Cast

William H. Macy    Charlie Crisco
Alec Baldwin    Bobby DeLaughter
Whoopi Goldberg    Myrlie Evers
   Byron De La Beckwith
Lucas Black    Burt DeLaughter
Craig T. Nelson    Ed Peters
Diane Ladd    Caroline Moore
Rance Howard    Ralph Hargrove
Bill Smitrovich    Jim Kitchens
Virginia Madsen    Dixie DeLaughter
Terry O'Quinn    Judge Hilburn
Bill Cobbs    Charlie Evers
Spencer Garrett    Reporter

Production and Technical Credits

Director   
Set Decorator    Karen O'Hara
Casting Director    Janet Hirshenson
Casting Director    Jane Jenkins

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Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1996/12/20 22 $168,012   21 $8,001   $168,012 3
1996/12/27 29 $212,364 +26% 21 $10,113   $540,898 10
1997/01/03 7 $5,016,767 +2,262% 1,268 $3,956   $5,782,753 17
1997/01/10 12 $2,302,519 -54% 1,268 $1,816   $9,383,044 24
1997/01/17 18 $1,605,200 -30% 1,135 $1,414   $11,775,974 31
1997/01/24 25 $413,694 -74% 512 $808   $12,470,147 38
1997/01/31 37 $151,303 -63% 240 $630   $12,758,769 45
1997/02/07 56 $44,301 -71% 102 $434   $12,846,329 52
1997/02/28 48 $65,264   236 $277   $12,944,038 73
1997/03/07 53 $41,103 -37% 202 $203   $13,000,715 80
1997/03/14 51 $36,176 -12% 145 $249   $13,052,741 87

Daily Box Office Performance

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1996/12/20 23 $328,534   21 $15,644   $328,534 7
1996/12/27 31 $437,452 +33% 21 $20,831   $765,986 14
1997/01/03 7 $6,314,539 +1,343% 1,268 $4,980   $7,080,525 21
1997/01/10 12 $3,090,249 -51% 1,268 $2,437   $10,170,774 28
1997/01/17 17 $1,885,679 -39% 1,135 $1,661   $12,056,453 35
1997/01/24 25 $551,013 -71% 512 $1,076   $12,607,466 42
1997/01/31 36 $194,562 -65% 240 $811   $12,802,028 49
1997/02/28 49 $80,838   236 $343   $12,959,612 77
1997/03/07 47 $56,953 -30% 202 $282   $13,016,565 84