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In Dreams (1999)

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Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $12,017,369Details
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  4. Video Sales
  5. Cast & Crew
  6. Trailer

Metrics

Rotten Tomatoes
Critics RottenAudience Spilled
Critics
25% - Rotten
Audience
39% - Spilled

Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists


Movie Details

Production Budget:$30,000,000
Domestic Releases: January 15th, 1999 (Wide) by Dreamworks SKG
MPAA Rating: R for violence/terror and language
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Source:Based on Fiction Book/Short Story
Genre:Horror
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Contemporary Fiction
Production Companies: Stephen Woolley
Production Countries: United States

Ranking on other Records and Milestones

RecordRankRevenueChart
Date
Days In
Release
Biggest 8th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 3,519 $43,989 Mar 5, 1999 52
Biggest 4th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 3,591 $482,065 Feb 5, 1999 24
Biggest 3rd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 3,306 $1,409,213 Jan 29, 1999 17
Biggest 2nd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 3,192 $2,700,741 Jan 22, 1999 10
Biggest Opening Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 3,059 $4,593,872 Jan 15, 1999 3
Widest Opening Weekend 2,660 1,670 Jan 15, 1999 3

Cast

   Claire Cooper
Aidan Quinn    Paul Cooper
Stephen Rea    Dr. Silverman
Robert Downey, Jr.    Vivian Thomas
Paul Guilfoyle    Detective Jack Kay
Krystal Benn    Ruby
Prudence Wright Holmes    Mary
Katie Sagona    Rebecca Cooper
Dennis Boutsikaris    Doctor Stevens
Lonnie Farmer    Nurse
Pamela Payton-Wright    Ethel
Geoff Wigdor    Vivian Thompson, as teenager
Kathleen Langlois    Snow White
Jennifer Berry    Hunger
Emma J. Brown    Dwarf
Jennifer Dragon    Dwarf
Samantha Kelly    Dwarf
Jennifer Caine Natenshon    Dwarf
Bethany M. Paquin    Dwarf
Erica Sullivan    Dwarf
Amelia Claire Novotny    Prince
Kristen Sroka    Wicked Stepmother
Robert Walsh    Man at School Play
Denise Cormier    Woman at School Play
John Fiore    Policeman
Ken Cheeseman    Paramedic
Devon Cole Borisoff    Vivian Thompson, as boy
June Lewin    Kindly Nurse
Dorothy Dwyer    Foster Mom
Wally Dunn    Walter
Eric Roemele    Security Man, 1970
Dossy Peobody    Vivian's Mother
John Michael Vaughn    Helicopter Pilot
Brian Goodman    Policeman in Squad Car
Michael Cavanaugh    Voice of Judge

Production and Technical Credits

Director   
Screenwriter    Bruce Robinson
Screenwriter    Neil Jordan
Producer    Stephen Woolley
Co-Producer    Redmond Morris
Story Creator    Bari Wood
Director of Photography    Darius Khondji
Production Designer    Nigel Phelps
Editor    Tony Lawson
Costume Designer    Jeffrey Kurland
Composer    Elliot Goldenthal
Assistant Director    Patrick Clayton
Unit Production Manager    Nan Bernstein
Art Director    Martin Laing
Set Decorator    Gretchen Rau
Underwater Photography    Peter Romano
Costume Designer    Dawn Y. Line
Sound Mixer    James J. Sabat
Re-recording Mixer    Leslie Shatz
Sound Designer    Leslie Shatz
Make-up and Hair Designer    Lori Hicks
Special Make-up Effects    Billy Messina
Special Make-up Effects    Bill 'Splat' Johnson
Casting Director    Janet Hirshenson
Casting Director    Jane Jenkins
Stunt Coordinator    Jery Hewitt

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
1999/01/15 11 $4,593,872   1,670 $2,751   $4,593,872 3
1999/01/22 13 $2,700,741 -41% 1,682 $1,606   $8,161,434 10
1999/01/29 16 $1,409,213 -48% 1,615 $873   $10,337,697 17
1999/02/05 26 $482,065 -66% 865 $557   $11,347,909 24
1999/03/05 58 $43,989   0     $11,927,682 52

Daily Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1999/01/17 10 $1,265,000   1,670 $757   $4,090,000 3
1999/01/19 9 $341,483   1,670 $204   $4,935,355 5
1999/01/20 10 $263,802 -23% 1,670 $158   $5,199,157 6
1999/01/21 10 $261,536 -1% 1,670 $157   $5,460,693 7
1999/01/22 10 $810,000 +210% 1,682 $482   $6,271,000 8

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1999/01/15 11 $5,460,693   1,670 $3,270   $5,460,693 7
1999/01/22 12 $3,467,791 -36% 1,682 $2,062   $8,928,484 14
1999/01/29 16 $1,937,360 -44% 1,615 $1,200   $10,865,844 21