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Governess (1998)

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $3,794,031Details
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Metrics

Rotten Tomatoes
Critics FreshAudience Spilled
Critics
65% - Fresh
Audience
50% - Spilled

Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists


Movie Details

Domestic Releases: July 31st, 1998 (Wide) by Sony Pictures Classics
MPAA Rating: R for sexuality and nudity
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Source:Original Screenplay
Genre:Drama
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Historical Fiction

Ranking on other Records and Milestones

RecordRankRevenueChart
Date
Days In
Release
Biggest 24th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 679 $1,697 Jan 8, 1999 164
Biggest 23rd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 784 $1,535 Jan 1, 1999 157
Biggest 22nd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 910 $1,806 Dec 25, 1998 150
Biggest 21st Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,037 $2,045 Dec 18, 1998 143
Biggest 20th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 986 $5,285 Dec 11, 1998 136
Biggest 19th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,163 $5,316 Dec 4, 1998 129
Biggest 18th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,225 $9,617 Nov 27, 1998 122
Biggest 17th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,471 $9,270 Nov 20, 1998 115
Biggest 16th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,651 $11,671 Nov 13, 1998 108
Biggest 15th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,515 $29,215 Nov 6, 1998 101
Biggest 14th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,750 $30,622 Oct 30, 1998 94
Biggest 13th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 2,015 $29,084 Oct 23, 1998 87
Biggest 12th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,969 $51,994 Oct 16, 1998 80
Biggest 11th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,844 $88,758 Oct 9, 1998 73
Biggest 10th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 2,099 $94,337 Oct 2, 1998 66
Biggest 9th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 2,183 $119,421 Sep 25, 1998 59
Biggest 8th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 2,291 $154,726 Sep 18, 1998 52
Biggest 7th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 2,449 $214,290 Sep 11, 1998 45
Biggest 6th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 2,274 $463,965 Sep 4, 1998 38
Biggest 5th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 3,041 $419,147 Aug 28, 1998 31
Biggest 4th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 3,680 $431,759 Aug 21, 1998 24
Biggest 3rd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 4,316 $396,738 Aug 14, 1998 17
Biggest 2nd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 5,684 $101,526 Aug 7, 1998 10
Biggest Opening Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 6,727 $57,799 Jul 31, 1998 3

Cast

Tom Wilkinson    Charles Cavendish
Minnie Driver    Rosina 'Rosie' da Silva

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Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1998/07/31 39 $57,799   6 $9,633   $57,799 3
1998/08/07 36 $101,526 +76% 11 $9,230   $200,495 10
1998/08/14 22 $396,738 +291% 83 $4,780   $651,926 17
1998/08/21 22 $431,759 +9% 110 $3,925   $1,205,221 24
1998/08/28 26 $419,147 -3% 129 $3,249   $1,949,274 31
1998/09/04 32 $463,965 +11% 128 $3,625   $2,414,164 38
1998/09/11 32 $214,290 -54% 131 $1,636   $2,706,690 45
1998/09/18 36 $154,726 -28% 135 $1,146   $2,946,803 52
1998/09/25 43 $119,421 -23% 112 $1,066   $3,346,062 59
1998/10/02 40 $94,337 -21% 102 $925   $3,260,884 66
1998/10/09 37 $88,758 -6% 83 $1,069   $3,393,867 73
1998/10/16 45 $51,994 -41% 53 $981   $3,734,054 80
1998/10/23 57 $29,084 -44% 30 $969   $3,794,031 87
1998/10/30 53 $30,622 +5% 32 $957   $3,587,368 94
1998/11/06 51 $29,215 -5% 27 $1,082   $3,626,446 101
1998/11/13 69 $11,671 -60% 15 $778   $3,655,450 108
1998/11/20 66 $9,270 -21% 14 $662   $3,672,751 115
1998/11/27 70 $9,617 +4% 12 $801   $3,687,004 122
1998/12/04 70 $5,316 -45% 10 $532   $3,700,030 129
1998/12/11 71 $5,285 -1% 9 $587   $3,708,334 136
1998/12/18 74 $2,045 -61% 4 $511   $3,712,319 143
1998/12/25 71 $1,806 -12% 2 $903   $3,715,135 150
1999/01/01 79 $1,535 -15% 3 $512   $3,717,595 157
1999/01/08 66 $1,697 +11% 3 $566   $3,719,492 164

Daily Box Office Performance

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1998/07/31 39 $98,969   6 $16,495   $98,969 7
1998/08/07 36 $156,219 +58% 11 $14,202   $255,188 14
1998/08/14 23 $518,274 +232% 83 $6,244   $773,462 21
1998/08/21 22 $756,665 +46% 110 $6,879   $1,530,127 28
1998/08/28 32 $420,072 -44% 129 $3,256   $1,950,199 35
1998/09/04 31 $542,201 +29% 128 $4,236   $2,492,400 42
1998/09/11 33 $299,677 -45% 131 $2,288   $2,792,077 49
1998/09/18 27 $434,564 +45% 135 $3,219   $3,226,641 56
1998/10/02 39 $138,562   102 $1,358   $3,305,109 70
1998/10/09 25 $376,951 +172% 83 $4,542   $3,682,060 77
1998/10/16 40 $82,887 -78% 53 $1,564   $3,764,947 84
1998/10/30 49 $40,485   32 $1,265   $3,597,231 98
1998/11/06 48 $46,548 +15% 27 $1,724   $3,643,779 105
1998/11/13 60 $19,702 -58% 15 $1,313   $3,663,481 112
1998/11/20 64 $13,906 -29% 14 $993   $3,677,387 119
1998/11/27 61 $17,327 +25% 12 $1,444   $3,694,714 126
1998/12/04 63 $8,335 -52% 10 $834   $3,703,049 133
1998/12/11 69 $7,225 -13% 9 $803   $3,710,274 140
1998/12/18 61 $3,055 -58% 4 $764   $3,713,329 147
1998/12/25 68 $2,731 -11% 2 $1,366   $3,716,060 154
1999/01/01 65 $1,735 -36% 3 $578   $3,717,795 161