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The House of Yes (1997)

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $617,403Details
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Metrics

Rotten Tomatoes
Critics FreshAudience Upright
Critics
62% - Fresh
Audience
77% - Upright

Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists


Movie Details

Domestic Releases: October 10th, 1997 (Wide) by Miramax
MPAA Rating: R for language, perverse sex-related situations, and an image of violence.
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Keywords: Thanksgiving, Extreme Weather, Dysfunctional Family, Incest, Mental Illness, Terminal Illness, Twins, Prologue, Same Role, Multiple Actors, Intertitle, You Can't Go Home Again, Surprise Twist, Voiceover/Narration, Archive Footage, Dinner Party
Source:Based on Play
Genre:Comedy
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Historical Fiction
Production Countries: United States

Ranking on other Records and Milestones

RecordRankRevenueChart
Date
Days In
Release
Biggest 6th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 5,060 $20,989 Nov 14, 1997 38
Biggest 5th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 4,907 $49,612 Nov 7, 1997 31
Biggest 4th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 5,141 $70,979 Oct 31, 1997 24
Biggest 3rd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 5,183 $122,668 Oct 24, 1997 17
Biggest 2nd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 5,606 $111,202 Oct 17, 1997 10
Biggest Opening Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 6,614 $63,266 Oct 10, 1997 3

Cast

Freddie Prinze, Jr.    Anthony
Parker Posey    Jackie-O
Josh Hamilton    Marty
Rachael Leigh Cook    Young Jackie-O

Production and Technical Credits

Composer    Rolfe Kent

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House of Yes was an odd film, even for an Indie. It was writer / director Mark Waters' first film, but he had an impressive cast, including Parker Posey at the height of her Indie Cred. It opened with a strong per theater average, but couldn't maintain it, as it expanded. Was it too odd to survive even on the art house circuit? Or should it have found a wider audience? More...

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Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1997/10/10 39 $63,266   4 $15,817   $63,266 3
1997/10/17 37 $111,202 +76% 25 $4,448   $203,703 10
1997/10/24 35 $122,668 +10% 54 $2,272   $371,925 17
1997/10/31 41 $70,979 -42% 48 $1,479   $485,856 24
1997/11/07 48 $49,612 -30% 29 $1,711   $573,301 31
1997/11/14 53 $20,989 -58% 19 $1,105   $617,403 38

Daily Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1997/10/10 - $18,817   4 $4,704   $18,817 1

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1997/10/10 39 $92,501   4 $23,125   $92,501 7
1997/10/17 36 $156,756 +69% 25 $6,270   $249,257 14
1997/10/24 33 $165,620 +6% 54 $3,067   $414,877 21
1997/10/31 40 $108,812 -34% 48 $2,267   $523,689 28
1997/11/07 44 $72,725 -33% 29 $2,508   $596,414 35