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Hard Rain (1998)

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $19,870,567Details
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  2. News
  3. Box Office
  4. Video Sales
  5. Cast & Crew
  6. Trailer

Metrics

Rotten Tomatoes
Critics RottenAudience Spilled
Critics
29% - Rotten
Audience
33% - Spilled

Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists


Movie Details

Production Budget:$70,000,000
Domestic Releases: January 16th, 1998 (Wide) by Paramount Pictures
Video Release: June 6th, 1998 by Lionsgate Home Entertainment
MPAA Rating: R for violence
Comparisons: vs. Red Dawn
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Keywords: Disaster, Extreme Weather, Heist, Corrupt Cops, Gangs
Source:Original Screenplay
Genre:Action
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Contemporary Fiction

Ranking on other Records and Milestones

RecordRankRevenueChart
Date
Days In
Release
Biggest 14th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,204 $81,448 Apr 17, 1998 94
Biggest 13th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 915 $168,694 Apr 10, 1998 87
Biggest 7th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 3,607 $63,891 Feb 27, 1998 45
Biggest 6th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 3,533 $128,214 Feb 20, 1998 38
Biggest 5th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 2,959 $440,091 Feb 13, 1998 31
Biggest 4th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 2,733 $1,211,358 Feb 6, 1998 24
Biggest 3rd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 2,429 $2,686,082 Jan 30, 1998 17
Biggest 2nd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 2,637 $3,703,706 Jan 23, 1998 10
Biggest Opening Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 2,320 $7,076,110 Jan 16, 1998 3
Widest Opening Weekend 2,059 2,107 Jan 16, 1998 3
Movies with Leggiest Opening Weekend 626 3.70 Jan 16, 1998 1
Movies with Most Front-Loaded Opening Weekend 726 27.1% Jan 16, 1998 1

Cast

Christian Slater    Tom
Morgan Freeman    Jim
Minnie Driver    Karen
Randy Quaid    Sheriff
Edward Asner    Charlie
Mark Rolston    Wayne Bryce
Richard A. Dysart    Henry Sears
Wayne Duvall    Hank
Jay Patterson    Wellman (Clerk)
Ray Baker    The Mayor
Michael A. Goorjian   
Peter Murnik    Phil
Dann Florek    Mr. Mehlor
Ricky Harris   
Betty White    Doreen Sears

Production and Technical Credits

Composer    Christopher Young

The shaded area represents the expected performance range for a film, based on its opening weekend box office. 95% of films fall within the shaded area. If a film trends towards the top end of the shaded area, it has good legs compared to the average film; if it trends towards the bottom end of the shaded area, it has poor legs. The predictive area is based on movies from the past 5 years.

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Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1998/01/16 5 $7,076,110   2,107 $3,358   $7,076,110 3
1998/01/23 7 $3,703,706 -48% 2,132 $1,737   $12,842,506 10
1998/01/30 10 $2,686,082 -27% 2,132 $1,260   $16,621,161 17
1998/02/06 12 $1,211,358 -55% 1,962 $617   $18,384,418 24
1998/02/13 22 $440,091 -64% 1,045 $421   $19,079,060 31
1998/02/20 39 $128,214 -71% 451 $284   $19,267,536 38
1998/02/27 53 $63,891 -50% 234 $273   $19,372,159 45
1998/04/10 30 $168,694   429 $393   $19,646,633 87
1998/04/17 44 $81,448 -52% 301 $271   $19,819,494 94

Daily Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1998/01/16 6 $1,915,000   2,107 $909   $1,915,000 1
1998/01/17 5 $2,820,000 +47% 2,107 $1,338   $4,735,000 2
1998/01/18 6 $2,030,000 -28% 2,107 $963   $6,765,000 3
1998/01/19 8 $932,914 -54% 2,107 $443   $8,009,024 4
1998/01/20 5 $458,313 -51% 2,107 $218   $8,457,336 5
1998/01/21 5 $341,256 -26% 2,107 $162   $8,808,592 6
1998/01/22 6 $390,408 +14% 2,107 $185   $9,199,000 7
1998/01/23 8 $1,050,000 +169% 2,132 $492   $10,249,000 8
1998/01/24 7 $2,015,000 +92% 2,132 $945   $12,264,000 9
1998/01/25 7 $619,000 -69% 2,132 $290   $12,843,000 10
1998/01/26 9 $268,522 -57% 2,132 $126   $13,111,028 11
1998/01/27 7 $325,081 +21% 2,132 $152   $13,436,109 12
1998/01/28 7 $245,182 -25% 2,132 $115   $13,681,891 13
1998/01/29 7 $253,788 +4% 2,132 $119   $13,935,679 14
1998/01/30 10 $710,000 +180% 2,132 $333   $14,645,000 15
1998/01/31 10 $1,305,000 +84% 2,132 $612   $15,950,000 16
1998/02/01 10 $676,000 -48% 2,132 $317   $16,621,161 17
1998/02/02 10 $140,783 -79% 2,132 $66   $16,761,944 18
1998/02/03 10 $151,961 +8% 2,132 $71   $16,923,908 19
1998/02/04 10 $124,307 -18% 2,132 $58   $17,048,012 20
1998/02/05 10 $145,042 +17% 2,132 $68   $17,193,054 21

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1998/01/16 6 $9,138,800   2,107 $4,337   $9,138,800 7
1998/01/23 7 $4,796,279 -48% 2,132 $2,250   $13,935,079 14
1998/01/30 10 $3,237,981 -32% 2,132 $1,519   $17,173,060 21
1998/02/06 12 $1,465,909 -55% 1,962 $747   $18,638,969 28
1998/02/13 22 $500,353 -66% 1,045 $479   $19,139,322 35
1998/02/20 38 $168,946 -66% 451 $375   $19,308,268 42
1998/04/10 28 $260,107   429 $606   $19,738,046 91