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The Gingerbread Man (1998)

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Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $1,626,593Details
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Metrics

Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists

RecordRankAmount
All Time Domestic Box Office 7,203 $1,626,593
All Time Worldwide Box Office 9,310 $1,626,593
All Time Domestic Highest Grossing Limited Release Movies 1,182 $1,626,593
All Time Domestic Box Office for R Movies 2,324 $1,626,593
All Time Worldwide Box Office for R Movies 2,715 $1,626,593

See the Box Office tab (Domestic) and International tab (International and Worldwide) for more Cumulative Box Office Records.


Movie Details

Domestic Releases: January 23rd, 1998 (Wide) by Polygram
Video Release: August 27th, 2002 by Universal Home Entertainment
MPAA Rating: R for some sexuality, violence and language
Running Time: 115 minutes
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Source:Based on Fiction Book/Short Story
Genre:Thriller/Suspense
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Contemporary Fiction
Production Companies: Island Pictures, Enchanter Entertainment
Production Countries: United States

Ranking on other Records and Milestones

RecordRankAmountChart
Date
Days In
Release
Biggest Domestic 22nd Weekend 456 $31,050 Jun 19, 1998 150
Biggest 22nd Weekend Limited Release 130 $31,050 Jun 19, 1998 150
Theater Average 22nd Weekend Limited Release 117 $1,634 Jun 19, 1998 150
Biggest Domestic 21st Weekend 545 $27,820 Jun 12, 1998 143
Biggest 21st Weekend Limited Release 156 $27,820 Jun 12, 1998 143
Theater Average 21st Weekend Limited Release 202 $1,265 Jun 12, 1998 143
Biggest Domestic 20th Weekend 636 $27,926 Jun 5, 1998 136
Biggest 20th Weekend Limited Release 176 $27,926 Jun 5, 1998 136
Theater Average 20th Weekend Limited Release 230 $1,269 Jun 5, 1998 136
Biggest Domestic 19th Weekend 702 $39,826 May 29, 1998 129
Biggest 19th Weekend Limited Release 176 $39,826 May 29, 1998 129
Theater Average 19th Weekend Limited Release 145 $1,732 May 29, 1998 129
Biggest Domestic 18th Weekend 871 $35,063 May 22, 1998 122
Biggest 18th Weekend Limited Release 217 $35,063 May 22, 1998 122
Theater Average 18th Weekend Limited Release 184 $1,594 May 22, 1998 122
Biggest Domestic 17th Weekend 1,106 $30,068 May 15, 1998 115
Biggest 17th Weekend Limited Release 264 $30,068 May 15, 1998 115
Theater Average 17th Weekend Limited Release 312 $1,307 May 15, 1998 115
Biggest Domestic 16th Weekend 1,303 $31,700 May 8, 1998 108
Biggest 16th Weekend Limited Release 305 $31,700 May 8, 1998 108
Theater Average 16th Weekend Limited Release 407 $1,219 May 8, 1998 108
Biggest Domestic 15th Weekend 1,318 $47,776 May 1, 1998 101
Biggest 15th Weekend Limited Release 276 $47,776 May 1, 1998 101
Theater Average 15th Weekend Limited Release 255 $1,647 May 1, 1998 101
Biggest Domestic 14th Weekend 1,643 $40,005 Apr 24, 1998 94
Biggest 14th Weekend Limited Release 370 $40,005 Apr 24, 1998 94
Theater Average 14th Weekend Limited Release 445 $1,334 Apr 24, 1998 94
Biggest Domestic 13th Weekend 1,852 $41,469 Apr 17, 1998 87
Biggest 13th Weekend Limited Release 431 $41,469 Apr 17, 1998 87
Theater Average 13th Weekend Limited Release 313 $1,659 Apr 17, 1998 87
Biggest Domestic 12th Weekend 2,283 $32,627 Apr 10, 1998 80
Biggest 12th Weekend Limited Release 571 $32,627 Apr 10, 1998 80
Theater Average 12th Weekend Limited Release 286 $1,919 Apr 10, 1998 80
Biggest Domestic 11th Weekend 2,107 $65,897 Apr 3, 1998 73
Biggest 11th Weekend Limited Release 467 $65,897 Apr 3, 1998 73
Theater Average 11th Weekend Limited Release 91 $3,138 Apr 3, 1998 73
Biggest Domestic 10th Weekend 2,300 $76,175 Mar 27, 1998 66
Biggest 10th Weekend Limited Release 492 $76,175 Mar 27, 1998 66
Theater Average 10th Weekend Limited Release 62 $4,232 Mar 27, 1998 66
Biggest Domestic 8th Weekend 3,493 $47,129 Mar 13, 1998 52
Biggest 8th Weekend Limited Release 877 $47,129 Mar 13, 1998 52
Theater Average 8th Weekend Limited Release 358 $2,480 Mar 13, 1998 52
Biggest Domestic 7th Weekend 3,761 $59,180 Mar 6, 1998 45
Biggest 7th Weekend Limited Release 918 $59,180 Mar 6, 1998 45
Theater Average 7th Weekend Limited Release 366 $2,818 Mar 6, 1998 45
Biggest Domestic 6th Weekend 4,161 $67,121 Feb 27, 1998 38
Biggest 6th Weekend Limited Release 988 $67,121 Feb 27, 1998 38
Theater Average 6th Weekend Limited Release 76 $6,102 Feb 27, 1998 38
Biggest Domestic 5th Weekend 4,612 $73,256 Feb 20, 1998 31
Biggest 5th Weekend Limited Release 1,094 $73,256 Feb 20, 1998 31
Theater Average 5th Weekend Limited Release 49 $9,157 Feb 20, 1998 31
Biggest Domestic 4th Weekend 5,335 $60,362 Feb 13, 1998 24
Biggest 4th Weekend Limited Release 1,408 $60,362 Feb 13, 1998 24
Theater Average 4th Weekend Limited Release 65 $10,060 Feb 13, 1998 24
Biggest Domestic 3rd Weekend 5,662 $72,379 Feb 6, 1998 17
Biggest 3rd Weekend Limited Release 1,433 $72,379 Feb 6, 1998 17
Theater Average 3rd Weekend Limited Release 207 $9,047 Feb 6, 1998 17
Biggest Domestic 2nd Weekend 5,839 $92,707 Jan 30, 1998 10
Biggest 2nd Weekend Limited Release 1,377 $92,707 Jan 30, 1998 10
Theater Average 2nd Weekend Limited Release 480 $10,301 Jan 30, 1998 10
Biggest Domestic Opening Weekend 5,998 $118,278 Jan 23, 1998 3
Biggest Opening Weekend Limited Release 1,295 $118,278 Jan 23, 1998 3
Theater Average Opening Weekend Limited Release 773 $14,785 Jan 23, 1998 3
Theater Average Limited Release 1,116 $14,785 Jan 23, 1998 3
Top 1998 Theater Average Limited Release 42 $14,785 Jan 23, 1998 3
Never Wide Domestic 1,482 $1,626,593 Jan 23, 1998 0
Never No. 1 Domestic 4,989 $1,626,593 Jan 23, 1998 0
Widest Expansion Limited Release 1,660 22 Jan 23, 1998 0

Cast

   Rick Magruder
Mike Manhattan    Television Field Reporter
Beth Eckhard    Television Weatherperson
Embeth Davidtz    Mallory Doss
Robert Downey, Jr.    Clyde Pell
Daryl Hannah    Lois Harlan
Robert Duvall    Dixon Doss
Tom Berenger    Peter Randle
Famke Janssen    Leeanne
Clyde Hayes    Carl Alden
Mae Whitman    Libby
Jesse James    Jeff Magruder
Julia R. Perce    Cassandra
Danny Darst    Sheriff Hope
Sonny Sellerm    Phillip Dunson
Walter Hartridge    Edmund Hess
Vernon E. Jordan    Larry Benjamin
Lori Beth Sikes    Betty
Rosemary Newcott    Dr. Bernice Sampson
Wilbur T. Fitzgerald    Judge Russo
David Hirsbergm    Tom Cherry
Paul Carden    Judge Cooper
Michelle Benjamin-Cooper    Principal
Christine Seabrook    Secretary
Bob Minor    Mr. Pitney
Myrna White    Tax Clerk
Jim Grimshaw    Desk Cop
Stuart Greer    Detective Hal
Nita Hardy    Policewoman
Ferguson Reid    Detective Black
Benjamin T. Gay    Court Clerk
Mark Bednarz    Effingham County Sheriff
Bill Cunningham    Effingham County Sheriff
Chip Tootle    Effingham County Sheriff
Sonny Shroyer    Chatham County Sheriff
Mike Pniewski    Chatham County Sheriff
Jay S. Pearson    Chatham County Sheriff
L. H. Smith    Storm Evacuee
Wren Arthur    Barfly Robin
Angela Costrini    Barfly Wren
Gregory H. Alpert    Barfly Clark
Lydia Marlene    Tattooed Bartender
Bill Crabb    Huey
Jin Hi Soucy    Huey's Patron
Richie Dye    Huey's Patron
Chad Darnell    Huey's Patron
Natalie Hendrix    Television Anchorperson
Gregg Jarret    Television Anchorperson
Doug Weathers    Television Anchorperson
Jeremy Cooper    Television Weatherperson
Brad Huffines    Television Weatherperson
Patrick Prokop    Television Weatherperson
David Jordan    Television Field Reporter
George Lyndel Brannen    Television Field Reporter
Gregory F. Pallone    Television Field Reporter
Alice Stewart    Television Field Reporter
Vanessa Young    Television Field Reporter
Alyson E. Beasley    Puppeteer
Angela Beasley    Puppeteer
Scott Troughton    Dredge Worker
Grace Tootle    Gas Station Attendant
Shane James    Ricky Butch Banks
Herb Kelsey    Doss Gang Member
William L. Thorp    Doss Gang Member
Cress Home    Helicopter Pilot

Production and Technical Credits

Director   
Producer    Jeremy Tannenbaum
Screenwriter    Al Hayes
Based on the story by    John Grisham
Executive Producer    Mark Burg
Executive Producer    Glen A. Tobias
Executive Producer    Todd Baker
Cinematographer    Changwei Gu
Editor    Geraldine Peroni
Production Designer    Stephen Altman
Associate Producer    David Levy
Assistant Director    Alexandra Perce
Production Manager    Paul Kurta
Art Director    Jack Ballance
Set Decorator    Brian Kasch
Costume Designer    Dona Granata
Costume Supervisor    Susan Kaufmann
Associate Editor    Helen Hand
Sound Mixer    John Pritchett
Re-recording Mixer    Matthew Iadarola
Re-recording Mixer    Gary Gegan
Sound Effects Editor    James Matheny
Sound Effects Editor    Martin Maryska
Sound Effects Editor    William Jacobs
Sound Effects Editor    Noah Blough
Sound Designer    Randle Akerson
Sound Designer    Richard King
Music Editor    Helena Lea
Makeup (Department Head)    Deborah Larsen
Makeup (Key)    Vonda Morris
Hairstylist (Key)    Shelly Hutchins
Hairstylist (Key)    Lona Vigi
Casting Director    Mary Jo Slater
Stunt Coordinator    Greg Walker

Domestic Cumulative Box Office Records


Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1998/01/23 36 $118,278   8 $14,785   $118,278 3
1998/01/30 44 $92,707 -22% 9 $10,301   $262,999 10
1998/02/06 51 $72,379 -22% 8 $9,047   $367,798 17
1998/02/13 54 $60,362 -17% 6 $10,060   $455,078 24
1998/02/20 50 $73,256 +21% 8 $9,157   $541,827 31
1998/02/27 51 $67,121 -8% 11 $6,102   $626,607 38
1998/03/06 52 $59,180 -12% 21 $2,818   $709,207 45
1998/03/13 54 $47,129 -20% 19 $2,480   $775,727 52
1998/03/27 38 $76,175   18 $4,232   $907,330 66
1998/04/03 45 $65,897 -13% 21 $3,138   $994,907 73
1998/04/10 56 $32,627 -50% 17 $1,919   $1,042,064 80
1998/04/17 57 $41,469 +27% 25 $1,659   $1,092,733 87
1998/04/24 57 $40,005 -4% 30 $1,334   $1,147,118 94
1998/05/01 56 $47,776 +19% 29 $1,647   $1,210,342 101
1998/05/08 60 $31,700 -34% 26 $1,219   $1,252,962 108
1998/05/15 58 $30,068 -5% 23 $1,307   $1,295,669 115
1998/05/22 56 $35,063 +17% 22 $1,594   $1,351,109 122
1998/05/29 44 $39,826 +14% 23 $1,732   $1,398,877 129
1998/06/05 51 $27,926 -30% 22 $1,269   $1,442,814 136
1998/06/12 55 $27,820 n/c 22 $1,265   $1,489,050 143
1998/06/19 51 $31,050 +12% 19 $1,634   $1,534,569 150

Daily Box Office Performance

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1998/01/23 36 $170,292   8 $21,287   $170,292 7
1998/01/30 44 $125,127 -27% 9 $13,903   $295,419 14
1998/02/06 50 $99,297 -21% 8 $12,412   $394,716 21
1998/02/13 50 $73,855 -26% 6 $12,309   $468,571 28
1998/02/20 51 $90,915 +23% 8 $11,364   $559,486 35
1998/02/27 50 $90,541 n/c 11 $8,231   $650,027 42
1998/03/06 49 $78,571 -13% 21 $3,741   $728,598 49
1998/03/27 41 $97,855   18 $5,436   $929,010 70
1998/04/03 47 $80,427 -18% 21 $3,830   $1,009,437 77
1998/04/10 48 $41,827 -48% 17 $2,460   $1,051,264 84
1998/04/17 51 $55,849 +34% 25 $2,234   $1,107,113 91
1998/04/24 51 $55,453 -1% 30 $1,848   $1,162,566 98
1998/05/01 55 $58,696 +6% 29 $2,024   $1,221,262 105
1998/05/08 49 $44,339 -24% 26 $1,705   $1,265,601 112
1998/05/15 54 $50,445 +14% 23 $2,193   $1,316,046 119
1998/05/22 53 $43,005 -15% 22 $1,955   $1,359,051 126
1998/05/29 47 $55,837 +30% 23 $2,428   $1,414,888 133
1998/06/05 46 $46,342 -17% 22 $2,106   $1,461,230 140
1998/06/12 53 $42,289 -9% 22 $1,922   $1,503,519 147

Worldwide Cumulative Box Office Records