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The Green Mile (1999)

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Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $136,801,374Details
International Box Office $153,900,000
Worldwide Box Office $290,701,374
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  3. Box Office
  4. Video Sales
  5. Cast & Crew
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Metrics

Rotten Tomatoes
Critics Certified FreshAudience Upright
Critics
80% - Certified Fresh
Audience
94% - Upright

Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists


Movie Details

Production Budget:$60,000,000
Domestic Releases: December 10th, 1999 (Wide) by Warner Bros.
Video Release: June 13th, 2000 by Warner Home Video
MPAA Rating: R for violence, language and some sex-related material
Running Time: 187 minutes
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Keywords: Surprise Twist, Prison, Wrongfully Convicted, Terminal Illness
Source:Based on Fiction Book/Short Story
Genre:Drama
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Fantasy
Production Companies: Castle Rock Entertainment, Darkwoods
Production Countries: United States

Ranking on other Records and Milestones

RecordRankAmountChart
Date
Days In
Release
Biggest Domestic 23rd Weekend 360 $35,459 May 12, 2000 157
Biggest Domestic 22nd Weekend 320 $61,962 May 5, 2000 150
Biggest Domestic 21st Weekend 220 $149,748 Apr 28, 2000 143
Biggest Domestic 20th Weekend 223 $216,485 Apr 21, 2000 136
Biggest Domestic 19th Weekend 210 $279,531 Apr 14, 2000 129
Biggest Domestic 18th Weekend 418 $149,490 Apr 7, 2000 122
Biggest Domestic 17th Weekend 259 $321,127 Mar 31, 2000 115
Biggest Domestic 16th Weekend 238 $455,807 Mar 24, 2000 108
Biggest Domestic 15th Weekend 228 $601,411 Mar 17, 2000 101
Biggest Domestic 14th Weekend 233 $657,427 Mar 10, 2000 94
Biggest Domestic 13th Weekend 185 $1,086,469 Mar 3, 2000 87
Biggest Domestic 12th Weekend 108 $1,947,106 Feb 25, 2000 80
Biggest Domestic 11th Weekend 70 $3,237,158 Feb 18, 2000 73
Biggest Domestic 10th Weekend 88 $3,087,632 Feb 11, 2000 66
Biggest Domestic 9th Weekend 89 $4,017,133 Feb 4, 2000 59
Biggest Domestic 8th Weekend 144 $4,022,589 Jan 28, 2000 52
Biggest Domestic 7th Weekend 138 $5,387,502 Jan 21, 2000 45
Biggest Domestic 6th Weekend 69 $8,841,048 Jan 14, 2000 38
Fastest to $100m 473 $101,771,612 Jan 14, 2000 38
Biggest Domestic 5th Weekend 107 $9,731,478 Jan 7, 2000 31
Biggest Domestic 4th Weekend 172 $11,775,891 Dec 31, 1999 24
Biggest Domestic January Day 411 $5,849,000 Jan 1, 2000 23
Biggest Domestic 3rd Weekend 634 $9,264,116 Dec 24, 1999 17
Fastest to $50m 839 $52,972,000 Dec 24, 1999 17
Biggest Domestic 2nd Weekend 753 $12,675,678 Dec 17, 1999 10
Biggest Domestic December Weekend 133 $18,017,152 Dec 10, 1999 3
Biggest Domestic Opening Weekend 975 $18,017,152 Dec 10, 1999 3
Leggiest Opening Weekend 525 3.13 Dec 10, 1999 3
Front-Loaded Opening Weekend 1,880 31.9% Dec 10, 1999 3
Widest Opening Weekend 1,038 2,875 Dec 10, 1999 3
Biggest Domestic December Day 395 $7,621,000 Dec 11, 1999 2
Biggest Domestic Saturday 1,416 $7,621,000 Dec 11, 1999 2
Biggest Domestic Friday 1,547 $5,749,000 Dec 10, 1999 1
Never No. 1 Domestic 46 $136,801,374 Dec 10, 1999 0

Cast

   Paul Edgecomb
David Morse    Brutus "Brutal" Howell
Bonnie Hunt    Jan Edgecomb
   John Coffey
James Cromwell    Warden Hal Moores
Michael Jeter    Eduard Delacroix
Graham Greene    Arlen Bitterbuck
Doug Hutchison    Percy Wetmore
Sam Rockwell    William "Wild Bill" Wharton
Barry Pepper    Dean Stanton
Jeffrey DeMunn    Harry Terwilleger
Patricia Clarkson    Melinda Moores
Harry Dean Stanton    Toot-Toot
Dabbs Greer    Old Paul Edgecomb
Eve Brent    Elaine Connelly
William Sadler    Klaus Detterick
Gary Sinise    Burt Hammersmith
Bill McKinney    Jack Van Hay
Brent Briscoe    Bill Dodge

Production and Technical Credits

Director   
Screenwriter    Frank Darabont
based on the novel by    Stephen King
Producer    David Valdes
Producer    Frank Darabont
Cinematographer    David Tattersall
Editor    Richard Francis-Bruce
Composer    Thomas Newman
Production Designer    Terence Marsh
Supervising Art Director    William Cruse
Set Designer    Donald Woodruff
Set Designer    Dianne Wager
Set Decorator    Michael Seirton
Costume Designer    Karyn Wagner
Sound Mixer    Willie D. Burton
Supervising Sound Editor    Mark Mangini
Sound Designer    Eric Lindemann
Visual Effects Supervisor    Charles Gibson
Assistant Director    Alan B. Curtiss
Second Unit Director    Charles Gibson
Second Unit Camera    Mark Vargo
Cinematographer    Gabriel Beristain
Casting Director    Mali Finn

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Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1999/12/10 2 $18,017,152   2,875 $6,267   $18,017,152 3
1999/12/17 2 $12,675,678 -30% 2,875 $4,409   $36,667,800 10
1999/12/24 5 $9,264,116 -27% 2,875 $3,222   $53,056,604 17
1999/12/31 4 $11,775,891 +27% 2,875 $4,096   $76,682,014 24
2000/01/07 2 $9,731,478 -17% 2,678 $3,634   $91,298,396 31
2000/01/14 5 $8,841,048 -9% 2,483 $3,561   $102,844,269 38
2000/01/21 5 $5,387,502 -39% 2,483 $2,170   $109,592,337 45
2000/01/28 5 $4,022,589 -25% 2,371 $1,697   $115,158,512 52
2000/02/04 6 $4,017,133 n/c 2,335 $1,720   $120,403,882 59
2000/02/11 6 $3,087,632 -23% 2,012 $1,535   $124,410,124 66
2000/02/18 11 $3,237,158 +5% 2,102 $1,540   $128,699,984 73
2000/02/25 13 $1,947,106 -40% 1,746 $1,115   $131,140,276 80
2000/03/03 20 $1,086,469 -44% 1,097 $990   $132,666,530 87
2000/03/10 22 $657,427 -39% 848 $775   $133,580,799 94
2000/03/17 21 $601,411 -9% 773 $778   $134,402,419 101
2000/03/24 22 $455,807 -24% 438 $1,041   $135,051,414 108
2000/03/31 21 $321,127 -30% 354 $907   $135,544,362 115
2000/04/07 31 $149,490 -53% 201 $744   $135,780,460 122
2000/04/14 23 $279,531 +87% 451 $620   $136,107,855 129
2000/04/21 25 $216,485 -23% 368 $588   $136,421,496 136
2000/04/28 31 $149,748 -31% 371 $404   $136,641,745 143
2000/05/05 48 $61,962 -59% 208 $298   $136,742,723 150
2000/05/12 61 $35,459 -43% 154 $230   $136,801,374 157

Daily Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1999/12/10 1 $5,749,000   2,875 $2,000   $5,749,000 1
1999/12/11 2 $7,621,000 +33% 2,875 $2,651   $13,370,000 2
1999/12/12 2 $4,548,000 -40% 2,875 $1,582   $18,017,152 3
1999/12/13 1 $1,460,627 -68% 2,875 $508   $19,477,779 4
1999/12/14 1 $1,567,610 +7% 2,875 $545   $21,045,389 5
1999/12/15 1 $1,453,873 -7% 2,875 $506   $22,499,262 6
1999/12/16 1 $1,402,860 -4% 2,875 $488   $23,902,122 7
1999/12/17 2 $3,509,000 +150% 2,875 $1,221   $27,411,000 8
1999/12/18 2 $5,457,000 +56% 2,875 $1,898   $32,868,000 9
1999/12/19 3 $3,812,000 -30% 2,875 $1,326   $36,667,800 10
1999/12/20 3 $1,558,988 -59% 2,875 $542   $38,226,788 11
1999/12/21 3 $1,805,560 +16% 2,875 $628   $40,032,348 12
1999/12/22 5 $1,614,409 -11% 2,875 $562   $41,646,757 13
1999/12/23 4 $2,132,243 +32% 2,875 $742   $43,779,000 14
1999/12/24 5 $1,361,000 -36% 2,875 $473   $45,140,000 15
1999/12/25 3 $3,432,000 +152% 2,875 $1,194   $48,572,000 16
1999/12/26 5 $4,400,000 +28% 2,875 $1,530   $52,972,000 17
1999/12/27 5 $3,058,092 -30% 2,875 $1,064   $56,114,696 18
1999/12/28 5 $2,825,989 -8% 2,875 $983   $58,940,685 19
1999/12/29 5 $2,775,984 -2% 2,875 $966   $61,716,669 20
1999/12/30 5 $3,190,331 +15% 2,875 $1,110   $64,907,000 21
1999/12/31 3 $2,587,000 -19% 2,878 $899   $67,494,000 22
2000/01/01 4 $5,849,000 +126% 2,878 $2,032   $73,343,000 23
2000/01/02 5 $3,871,000 -34% 2,875 $1,346   $76,682,014 24
2000/01/03 4 $1,521,242 -61% 2,875 $529   $78,203,256 25
2000/01/04 3 $1,138,762 -25% 2,875 $396   $79,342,018 26
2000/01/05 2 $1,122,398 -1% 2,875 $390   $80,464,416 27
2000/01/06 2 $1,102,502 -2% 2,875 $383   $81,566,918 28
2000/01/07 2 $2,728,000 +147% 2,675 $1,020   $84,295,000 29
2000/01/08 2 $4,568,000 +67% 2,675 $1,708   $88,863,000 30
2000/01/09 2 $2,458,000 -46% 2,678 $918   $91,298,396 31
2000/01/10 1 $682,535 -72% 2,678 $255   $91,980,931 32
2000/01/11 1 $763,760 +12% 2,678 $285   $92,744,691 33
2000/01/12 2 $650,304 -15% 2,678 $243   $93,394,995 34
2000/01/13 2 $608,226 -6% 2,678 $227   $94,003,221 35
2000/01/14 4 $1,974,000 +225% 2,678 $737   $95,977,221 36
2000/01/15 4 $3,511,000 +78% 2,678 $1,311   $99,488,221 37
2000/01/16 5 $2,283,391 -35% 2,678 $853   $101,771,612 38
2000/01/17 7 $1,157,657 -49% 2,483 $466   $102,844,269 39
2000/01/18 4 $502,044 -57% 2,483 $202   $103,346,313 40
2000/01/19 4 $437,780 -13% 2,483 $176   $103,784,093 41
2000/01/20 4 $420,742 -4% 2,483 $169   $104,204,835 42
2000/01/21 4 $1,453,000 +245% 2,485 $585   $105,658,000 43
2000/01/22 5 $2,754,000 +90% 2,485 $1,108   $108,412,000 44
2000/01/23 5 $1,195,000 -57% 2,483 $481   $109,592,337 45
2000/01/24 4 $377,726 -68% 2,483 $152   $109,970,063 46
2000/01/25 4 $408,753 +8% 2,483 $165   $110,378,816 47
2000/01/26 4 $376,544 -8% 2,483 $152   $110,755,360 48
2000/01/27 4 $380,563 +1% 2,483 $153   $111,135,923 49
2000/01/28 5 $1,152,000 +203% 2,370 $486   $112,287,923 50
2000/01/29 5 $2,209,000 +92% 2,370 $932   $114,496,923 51
2000/01/30 7 $624,000 -72% 2,371 $263   $115,158,512 52
2000/01/31 4 $308,020 -51% 2,371 $130   $115,466,532 53
2000/02/01 4 $334,874 +9% 2,371 $141   $115,801,406 54
2000/02/02 4 $303,772 -9% 2,371 $128   $116,105,178 55
2000/02/03 4 $281,000 -7% 2,371 $119   $116,385,000 56
2000/02/04 5 $1,007,000 +258% 2,333 $432   $117,392,000 57
2000/02/05 4 $2,047,000 +103% 2,333 $877   $119,439,000 58
2000/02/06 6 $965,000 -53% 2,335 $413   $120,404,000 59
2000/02/07 5 $210,106 -78% 2,335 $90   $120,617,988 60
2000/02/08 5 $258,263 +23% 2,335 $111   $120,876,251 61
2000/02/09 4 $222,237 -14% 2,335 $95   $121,098,488 62
2000/02/10 4 $223,968 +1% 2,335 $96   $121,322,456 63
2000/02/11 7 $630,966 +182% 1,292 $488   $121,953,422 64
2000/02/12 6 $1,645,987 +161% 1,292 $1,274   $123,599,409 65
2000/02/13 8 $734,000 -55% 1,364 $538   $124,410,124 66
2000/02/14 7 $382,400 -48% 2,012 $190   $124,792,488 67
2000/02/15 7 $228,161 -40% 2,012 $113   $125,020,649 68
2000/02/16 7 $224,929 -1% 2,012 $112   $125,245,578 69
2000/02/17 7 $217,212 -3% 2,012 $108   $125,462,790 70
2000/02/21 13 $387,720   2,102 $184   $128,699,948 74
2000/02/22 12 $180,561 -53% 2,102 $86   $128,880,509 75
2000/02/23 12 $151,446 -16% 2,102 $72   $129,031,955 76
2000/02/24 12 $161,179 +6% 2,102 $77   $129,193,134 77
2000/02/27 13 $452,000   1,746 $259   $131,140,276 80
2000/02/28 13 $107,022 -76% 1,746 $61   $131,247,262 81
2000/02/29 13 $113,407 +6% 1,746 $65   $131,360,669 82
2000/03/01 14 $106,228 -6% 1,746 $61   $131,466,897 83
2000/03/02 14 $113,128 +6% 1,746 $65   $131,580,025 84
2000/03/05 18 $254,000   1,097 $232   $132,666,530 87
2000/03/06 18 $61,659 -76% 1,097 $56   $132,728,153 88
2000/03/07 18 $67,141 +9% 1,097 $61   $132,795,294 89
2000/03/08 18 $61,478 -8% 1,097 $56   $132,856,772 90
2000/03/19 20 $155,000   773 $201   $134,402,419 101
2000/03/21 20 $53,195   773 $69   $134,498,632 103
2000/03/22 19 $47,970 -10% 773 $62   $134,546,602 104
2000/03/27 19 $42,462   438 $97   $135,093,840 109
2000/03/28 19 $47,534 +12% 438 $109   $135,141,374 110
2000/03/29 19 $41,627 -12% 438 $95   $135,183,001 111
2000/03/30 20 $40,198 -3% 438 $92   $135,223,199 112
2000/04/02 19 $74,000   354 $209   $135,544,362 115
2000/04/04 20 $26,596   354 $75   $135,591,793 117
2000/04/16 20 $79,000   451 $175   $136,107,855 129
2000/04/18 20 $25,094   451 $56   $136,154,240 131
2000/04/19 20 $21,830 -13% 451 $48   $136,176,070 132

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1999/12/10 1 $23,992,122   2,875 $8,345   $23,992,122 7
1999/12/17 3 $19,800,366 -17% 2,875 $6,887   $43,792,488 14
1999/12/24 5 $21,113,635 +7% 2,875 $7,344   $64,906,123 21
1999/12/31 3 $16,660,795 -21% 2,875 $5,795   $81,566,918 28
2000/01/07 2 $12,436,303 -25% 2,678 $4,644   $94,003,221 35
2000/01/14 5 $10,201,614 -18% 2,483 $4,109   $104,204,835 42
2000/01/21 5 $6,931,088 -32% 2,483 $2,791   $111,135,923 49
2000/01/28 5 $5,250,826 -24% 2,371 $2,215   $116,386,749 56
2000/02/04 6 $4,935,743 -6% 2,335 $2,114   $121,322,492 63
2000/02/11 6 $4,140,334 -16% 2,012 $2,058   $125,462,826 70
2000/02/18 12 $3,730,344 -10% 2,102 $1,775   $129,193,170 77
2000/02/25 13 $2,386,891 -36% 1,746 $1,367   $131,580,061 84
2000/03/03 20 $1,343,311 -44% 1,097 $1,225   $132,923,372 91
2000/03/10 22 $877,636 -35% 848 $1,035   $133,801,008 98
2000/03/17 23 $794,599 -9% 773 $1,028   $134,595,607 105
2000/03/24 22 $627,628 -21% 438 $1,433   $135,223,235 112
2000/03/31 22 $407,735 -35% 354 $1,152   $135,630,970 119
2000/04/07 31 $197,354 -52% 201 $982   $135,828,324 126
2000/04/14 24 $376,687 +91% 451 $835   $136,205,011 133
2000/04/21 28 $286,986 -24% 368 $780   $136,491,997 140
2000/04/28 33 $188,764 -34% 371 $509   $136,680,761 147
2000/05/05 49 $85,154 -55% 208 $409   $136,765,915 154
2000/05/12 73 $35,459 -58% 154 $230   $136,801,374 161