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Home Fries (1998)

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $10,513,979Details
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  3. Box Office
  4. International
  5. Video Sales
  6. Cast & Crew
  7. Trailer

Metrics

Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists

RecordRankAmount
All Time Domestic Box Office (Rank 4,701-4,800) 4,704 $10,513,979
All Time Worldwide Box Office (Rank 5,901-6,000) 5,957 $10,513,979
All Time Domestic Box Office for Warner Bros. Movies (Rank 601-700) 623 $10,513,979
All Time Worldwide Box Office for Warner Bros. Movies (Rank 601-700) 642 $10,513,979

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


Movie Details

Production Budget:$15,000,000
Domestic Releases: November 25th, 1998 (Wide) by Warner Bros.
MPAA Rating: PG-13 for thematic elements and some sexual humor
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Source:Original Screenplay
Genre:Black Comedy
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Contemporary Fiction
Production Countries: United States

Ranking on other Records and Milestones

RecordRankAmountChart
Date
Days In
Release
Thanksgiving (All Movies, 3-Day, Inflation Adjusted) 253 $6,979,062 Nov 27, 1998 5
Thanksgiving (All Movies, 5-Day) 230 $5,279,023 Nov 27, 1998 5
Thanksgiving (All Movies, 5-Day, Inflation Adjusted) 241 $9,736,364 Nov 27, 1998 5
Thanksgiving (Opening, 3-Day) 84 $3,784,023 Nov 27, 1998 5
Thanksgiving (Opening, 3-Day, Inflation Adjusted) 81 $6,979,062 Nov 27, 1998 5
Thanksgiving (Opening, 5-Day) 84 $5,279,023 Nov 27, 1998 5
Thanksgiving (Opening, 5-Day, Inflation Adjusted) 82 $9,736,364 Nov 27, 1998 5

Cast

   Sally
Luke Wilson    Dorian
Catherine O'Hara    Mrs. Lever
Shelly Duvall    Mrs. Jackson
Kim Robillard    Billy
Daryl Mitchell    Roy
Lanny Flaherty    Red
Chris Ellis    Henry Lever
Blue Deckert    Sheriff
Zachary Moore    Benny (little brother)
Morgana Shaw    Lucy Garland
Jake Busey    Angus
Barry Levinson    Producer

Production and Technical Credits

Director   
Sound Editor    Charles Maynes

Domestic Cumulative Box Office Records


Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossWeek
1998/11/27 8 $3,784,023   1,925 $1,966   $5,313,518 1
1998/12/04 10 $1,725,359 -54% 1,925 $896   $7,844,785 2
1998/12/11 13 $771,718 -55% 1,525 $506   $9,138,966 3
1998/12/18 25 $258,516 -67% 725 $357   $9,696,020 4
1998/12/25 32 $176,167 -32% 525 $336   $9,972,175 5
1999/01/01 51 $45,578 -74% 146 $312   $10,095,740 6
1999/01/08 56 $6,730 -85% 28 $240   $10,121,009 7
1999/01/15 37 $183,705 +2,630% 368 $499   $10,307,422 8
1999/01/22 44 $91,932 -50% 238 $386   $10,443,316 9

Daily Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1998/11/25 8 $685,000   1,925 $356   $685,000 1
1998/11/26 10 $810,000 +18% 1,925 $421   $1,495,000 2
1998/11/27 8 $1,505,000 +86% 1,925 $782   $3,000,000 3
1998/11/28 8 $1,480,000 -2% 1,925 $769   $4,475,000 4
1998/11/29 10 $758,000 -49% 1,925 $394   $5,314,000 5
1998/11/30 9 $203,686 -73% 1,925 $106   $5,517,204 6
1998/12/01 7 $232,863 +14% 1,925 $121   $5,750,062 7
1998/12/02 9 $187,362 -20% 1,925 $97   $5,937,429 8
1998/12/03 9 $194,571 +4% 1,925 $101   $6,132,000 9
1998/12/04 7 $585,000 +201% 1,925 $304   $6,717,000 10
1998/12/05 9 $745,000 +27% 1,925 $387   $7,462,000 11
1998/12/06 10 $383,000 -49% 1,925 $199   $7,845,000 12
1998/12/07 10 $118,269 -69% 1,925 $61   $7,963,054 13
1998/12/08 9 $157,162 +33% 1,925 $82   $8,120,215 14
1998/12/09 10 $122,682 -22% 1,925 $64   $8,242,898 15
1998/12/10 10 $124,350 +1% 1,925 $65   $8,367,248 16
1998/12/11 10 $270,000 +117% 1,925 $140   $8,637,248 17

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossWeek
1998/11/27 8 $4,589,931   1,925 $2,384   $6,119,426 2
1998/12/04 9 $2,247,822 -51% 1,925 $1,168   $8,367,248 3
1998/12/11 12 $1,070,256 -52% 1,525 $702   $9,437,504 4
1998/12/18 28 $358,504 -67% 725 $494   $9,796,008 5
1998/12/25 36 $254,154 -29% 525 $484   $10,050,162 6
1999/01/01 47 $64,117 -75% 146 $439   $10,114,279 7
1999/01/08 52 $9,438 -85% 28 $337   $10,123,717 8
1999/01/15 35 $227,667 +2,312% 368 $619   $10,351,384 9