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Great Expectations (1998)

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $26,333,044Details
International Box Office $29,073,394
Worldwide Box Office $55,406,438
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Metrics

Rotten Tomatoes
Critics RottenAudience Upright
Critics
38% - Rotten
Audience
78% - Upright

Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists


Movie Details

Domestic Releases: January 30th, 1998 (Wide) by 20th Century Fox
MPAA Rating: R for language and some sexuality
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Source:Based on Fiction Book/Short Story
Genre:Drama
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Historical Fiction

Ranking on other Records and Milestones

RecordRankRevenueChart
Date
Days In
Release
Biggest 9th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 3,086 $44,848 Mar 27, 1998 59
Biggest 8th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 2,549 $120,641 Mar 20, 1998 52
Biggest 7th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 2,862 $142,294 Mar 13, 1998 45
Biggest 6th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 2,997 $223,638 Mar 6, 1998 38
Biggest 5th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 2,769 $560,570 Feb 27, 1998 31
Biggest 4th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 2,467 $1,552,001 Feb 20, 1998 24
Biggest 3rd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,949 $3,662,441 Feb 13, 1998 17
Biggest 2nd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 2,059 $5,302,676 Feb 6, 1998 10
Biggest Opening Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,899 $9,593,290 Jan 30, 1998 3
Widest Opening Weekend 2,399 1,867 Jan 30, 1998 3

Cast

Ethan Hawke    Finnegan Bell
Gwyneth Paltrow    Estella
Hank Azaria    Walter Plane
Chris Cooper    Joe
Anne Bancroft    Ms. Dinsmoor
Robert De Niro    Prisoner - Lustig
Josh Mostel    Jerry Ragno
Kim Dickens    Maggie
Nell Campbell    Erica Thrall
Gabriel Mick    Owen
Jeremy Kissner    Finnegan, age 10
Raquel Beaudene    Estella, age 10
Stephen Spinella    Carter Macleish
Chuck Dowling    Begger #2
Gabriel Mann    Owen
Gerry Bamman    Ted Rabinowitz

Production and Technical Credits

Director   
Composer    Patrick Doyle
Set Decorator    Susan Bode

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Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1998/01/30 2 $9,593,290   1,867 $5,138   $9,593,290 3
1998/02/06 5 $5,302,676 -45% 1,906 $2,782   $17,111,152 10
1998/02/13 8 $3,662,441 -31% 1,745 $2,099   $22,090,900 17
1998/02/20 13 $1,552,001 -58% 1,530 $1,014   $24,294,710 24
1998/02/27 18 $560,570 -64% 686 $817   $25,336,293 31
1998/03/06 25 $223,638 -60% 365 $613   $25,758,709 38
1998/03/13 33 $142,294 -36% 251 $567   $25,990,421 45
1998/03/20 37 $120,641 -15% 245 $492   $26,176,970 52
1998/03/27 49 $44,848 -63% 154 $291   $26,333,044 59

Daily Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1998/01/30 2 $3,545,000   1,866 $1,900   $3,545,000 1
1998/01/31 2 $3,995,000 +13% 1,866 $2,141   $7,540,000 2
1998/02/01 2 $2,210,000 -45% 1,866 $1,184   $9,593,290 3
1998/02/02 2 $544,114 -75% 1,866 $292   $10,137,404 4
1998/02/03 2 $630,104 +16% 1,866 $338   $10,817,508 5
1998/02/04 3 $482,231 -23% 1,867 $258   $11,299,739 6
1998/02/05 2 $508,737 +5% 1,867 $272   $11,808,476 7
1998/02/06 5 $1,700,000 +234% 1,905 $892   $13,508,000 8
1998/02/07 6 $2,385,000 +40% 1,905 $1,252   $15,893,000 9
1998/02/08 6 $1,262,000 -47% 1,905 $662   $17,155,000 10
1998/02/09 5 $325,890 -74% 1,906 $171   $17,531,042 11
1998/02/10 5 $373,827 +15% 1,906 $196   $17,818,869 12
1998/02/11 5 $294,945 -21% 1,906 $155   $18,105,814 13
1998/02/12 5 $330,000 +12% 1,906 $173   $18,435,000 14
1998/02/13 8 $670,000 +103% 1,745 $384   $19,098,000 15
1998/02/14 8 $1,635,000 +144% 1,745 $937   $20,733,000 16
1998/02/15 10 $1,195,000 -27% 1,745 $685   $21,928,000 17
1998/02/17 9 $241,703   1,745 $139   $22,332,603 19
1998/02/18 9 $197,232 -18% 1,745 $113   $22,529,835 20
1998/02/19 9 $212,904 +8% 1,745 $122   $22,742,709 21

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1998/01/30 2 $11,808,476   1,867 $6,325   $11,808,476 7
1998/02/06 6 $6,619,983 -44% 1,906 $3,473   $18,428,459 14
1998/02/13 8 $4,314,250 -35% 1,745 $2,472   $22,742,709 21
1998/02/20 13 $2,033,014 -53% 1,530 $1,329   $24,775,723 28
1998/02/27 18 $759,348 -63% 686 $1,107   $25,535,071 35
1998/03/06 25 $313,056 -59% 365 $858   $25,848,127 42
1998/03/13 33 $208,202 -33% 251 $829   $26,056,329 49
1998/03/20 33 $231,867 +11% 245 $946   $26,288,196 56