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Inventing the Abbots (1997)

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $5,926,128Details
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Metrics

Rotten Tomatoes
Critics RottenAudience Spilled
Critics
31% - Rotten
Audience
52% - Spilled

Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists


Movie Details

Domestic Releases: April 4th, 1997 (Wide) by 20th Century Fox
MPAA Rating: R for sexuality and language
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Keywords: Coming of Age, Summer School
Source:Original Screenplay
Genre:Drama
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Historical Fiction

Ranking on other Records and Milestones

RecordRankRevenueChart
Date
Days In
Release
Biggest 7th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 4,382 $26,885 May 16, 1997 45
Biggest 6th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 4,562 $40,383 May 9, 1997 38
Biggest 5th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 4,542 $76,358 May 2, 1997 31
Biggest 4th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 4,353 $188,984 Apr 25, 1997 24
Biggest 3rd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 4,102 $557,782 Apr 18, 1997 17
Biggest 2nd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 3,981 $1,331,198 Apr 11, 1997 10
Biggest Opening Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 3,966 $2,301,138 Apr 4, 1997 3

Cast

Michael Keaton    Narrator (uncredited)
Jennifer Connelly    Eleanor Abbott
Billy Crudup    John Charles 'Jacey' Holt
Joaquin Phoenix    Doug Holt
Liv Tyler    Pamela Abbott
Will Patton    Lloyd Abbott
Shawn Hatosy    Victor
Alessandro Nivola    Peter Vanlaningham
Kathy Baker    Helen Holt

Production and Technical Credits

Composer    Michael Kamen

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Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1997/04/04 10 $2,301,138   898 $2,563   $2,301,138 3
1997/04/11 13 $1,331,198 -42% 898 $1,482   $4,284,666 10
1997/04/18 21 $557,782 -58% 679 $821   $5,221,653 17
1997/04/25 28 $188,984 -66% 279 $677   $5,604,686 24
1997/05/02 42 $76,358 -60% 149 $512   $5,737,888 31
1997/05/09 49 $40,383 -47% 107 $377   $5,805,152 38
1997/05/16 55 $26,885 -33% 68 $395   $5,852,547 45

Daily Box Office Performance

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1997/04/04 10 $2,953,468   898 $3,289   $2,953,468 7
1997/04/11 14 $1,710,403 -42% 898 $1,905   $4,663,871 14
1997/04/18 21 $751,831 -56% 679 $1,107   $5,415,702 21
1997/04/25 29 $245,828 -67% 279 $881   $5,661,530 28
1997/05/02 43 $103,239 -58% 149 $693   $5,764,769 35
1997/05/09 48 $60,893 -41% 107 $569   $5,825,662 42