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Hoodlum (1997)

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $23,489,997Details
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Movie Details

Domestic Releases: August 27th, 1997 (Wide) by MGM
MPAA Rating: R for graphic ganster violence, strong language, a scene of sexuality and some nudity
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Keywords: African-American
Source:Original Screenplay
Genre:Drama
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Historical Fiction
Production Countries: United States

Ranking on other Records and Milestones

RecordRankRevenueChart
Date
Days In
Release
Biggest 14th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 2,815 $2,227 Nov 28, 1997 96
Biggest 12th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 3,055 $7,179 Nov 14, 1997 82
Biggest 11th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 2,767 $24,097 Nov 7, 1997 75
Biggest 10th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 3,369 $16,854 Oct 31, 1997 68
Biggest 9th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 3,202 $39,091 Oct 24, 1997 61
Biggest 8th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 3,462 $46,725 Oct 17, 1997 54
Biggest 7th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 3,708 $59,675 Oct 10, 1997 47
Biggest 6th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 3,251 $173,904 Oct 3, 1997 40
Biggest 5th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 2,991 $437,441 Sep 26, 1997 33
Biggest 4th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 2,725 $1,251,749 Sep 19, 1997 26
Biggest 3rd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 2,550 $2,535,151 Sep 12, 1997 19
Biggest 2nd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 2,527 $4,047,485 Sep 5, 1997 12
Biggest Opening Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 2,127 $8,162,768 Aug 29, 1997 5
Widest Opening Weekend 2,208 2,020 Aug 29, 1997 5

Cast

Andy Garcia    Lucky Luciano
Tim Roth    Dutch Schultz
Laurence Fishburne    Ellsworth (Bumpy) Johnson
Vanessa Williams    Francine Hughes
Queen Latifah    Sulie
William Atherton    Thomas Dewey
Loretta Devine    Pigfoot Mary
Ed O'Ross    Lulu Rosenkrantz
Chi McBride   
Richard Bradford    Captain Foley
Mike Starr    Albert Salke
Beau Starr    Jules Salke
Cicely Tyson    Stephanie St. Clair

Production and Technical Credits

Director   

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Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1997/08/29 4 $8,162,768   2,020 $4,041   $10,203,522 5
1997/09/05 4 $4,047,485 -50% 2,020 $2,004   $15,886,341 12
1997/09/12 7 $2,535,151 -37% 2,020 $1,255   $19,829,304 19
1997/09/19 11 $1,251,749 -51% 1,203 $1,041   $21,988,044 26
1997/09/26 19 $437,441 -65% 650 $673   $22,836,681 33
1997/10/03 28 $173,904 -60% 303 $574   $23,158,190 40
1997/10/10 40 $59,675 -66% 127 $470   $23,268,508 47
1997/10/17 47 $46,725 -22% 118 $396   $23,340,725 54
1997/10/24 52 $39,091 -16% 117 $334   $23,397,248 61
1997/10/31 63 $16,854 -57% 53 $318   $23,428,686 68
1997/11/07 58 $24,097 +43% 50 $482   $23,461,013 75
1997/11/14 67 $7,179 -70% 18 $399   $23,480,932 82
1997/11/28 72 $2,227   5 $445   $23,489,997 96

Daily Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1997/08/27 1 $1,140,847   1,833 $622   $1,140,847 1
1997/08/28 2 $935,907 -18% 1,833 $511   $2,076,754 2
1997/08/29 3 $1,828,041 +95% 2,020 $905   $3,904,795 3
1997/08/30 4 $2,375,169 +30% 2,020 $1,176   $6,279,964 4
1997/08/31 4 $2,203,186 -7% 2,020 $1,091   $8,483,150 5
1997/09/01 4 $1,720,372 -22% 1,833 $939   $10,203,522 6
1997/09/02 2 $641,293 -63% 1,833 $350   $10,844,815 7
1997/09/03 2 $517,238 -19% 1,833 $282   $11,362,053 8
1997/09/04 2 $476,803 -8% 1,833 $260   $11,838,856 9
1997/09/05 4 $1,158,296 +143% 2,020 $573   $12,997,152 10
1997/09/06 5 $1,724,805 +49% 2,020 $854   $14,721,957 11
1997/09/07 4 $1,164,384 -32% 2,020 $576   $15,886,341 12
1997/09/08 3 $348,285 -70% 1,833 $190   $16,234,626 13
1997/09/09 3 $418,227 +20% 1,833 $228   $16,652,853 14
1997/09/10 3 $328,874 -21% 1,833 $179   $16,981,727 15
1997/09/11 3 $312,426 -5% 1,833 $170   $17,294,153 16
1997/09/12 7 $697,433 +123% 2,020 $345   $17,991,586 17
1997/09/13 8 $1,108,511 +59% 2,020 $549   $19,100,097 18
1997/09/14 6 $729,207 -34% 2,020 $361   $19,829,304 19
1997/09/15 5 $213,846 -71% 1,833 $117   $20,043,150 20
1997/09/16 5 $268,575 +26% 1,833 $147   $20,311,725 21
1997/09/17 5 $212,032 -21% 1,833 $116   $20,523,757 22
1997/09/18 5 $212,538 n/c 1,833 $116   $20,736,295 23
1997/09/19 - $335,134 +58% 1,203 $279   $21,071,429 24
1997/09/20 - $567,257 +69% 1,203 $472   $21,638,686 25
1997/09/21 - $349,358 -38% 1,203 $290   $21,988,044 26
1997/09/22 - $104,345 -70% 1,203 $87   $22,092,389 27
1997/09/23 - $113,748 +9% 1,203 $95   $22,206,137 28
1997/09/24 - $96,418 -15% 1,203 $80   $22,302,555 29
1997/09/25 - $96,685 n/c 1,203 $80   $22,399,240 30
1997/09/26 - $123,844 +28% 650 $191   $22,523,084 31
1997/09/27 - $197,581 +60% 650 $304   $22,720,665 32
1997/09/28 - $116,016 -41% 650 $178   $22,836,681 33
1997/09/29 - $35,296 -70% 650 $54   $22,871,977 34
1997/09/30 - $36,327 +3% 650 $56   $22,908,304 35
1997/10/01 - $37,418 +3% 650 $58   $22,945,722 36
1997/10/02 - $38,564 +3% 650 $59   $22,984,286 37

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1997/08/29 3 $9,798,102   2,020 $4,851   $11,838,856 9
1997/09/05 4 $5,455,297 -44% 2,020 $2,701   $17,294,153 16
1997/09/12 9 $3,442,142 -37% 2,020 $1,704   $20,736,295 23
1997/09/19 11 $1,662,945 -52% 1,203 $1,382   $22,399,240 30
1997/09/26 19 $585,046 -65% 650 $900   $22,984,286 37
1997/10/03 28 $224,547 -62% 303 $741   $23,208,833 44
1997/10/10 40 $85,167 -62% 127 $671   $23,294,000 51
1997/10/17 48 $64,157 -25% 118 $544   $23,358,157 58
1997/10/24 48 $53,675 -16% 117 $459   $23,411,832 65
1997/10/31 59 $25,084 -53% 53 $473   $23,436,916 72
1997/11/07 53 $36,837 +47% 50 $737   $23,473,753 79