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Inventing the Abbots (1997)

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $5,926,128Details
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  5. Video Sales
  6. Cast & Crew
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Metrics

Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists

RecordRankAmount
All Time Domestic Box Office 5,578 $5,926,128
All Time Worldwide Box Office 7,050 $5,926,128
All Time Domestic Highest Grossing Limited Release Movies 456 $5,926,128
All Time Domestic Box Office for R Movies 1,744 $5,926,128
All Time Worldwide Box Office for R Movies 2,087 $5,926,128

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


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

RecordRankAmountChart
Date
Days In
Release
Biggest Domestic 7th Weekend 4,435 $26,885 May 16, 1997 45
Biggest 7th Weekend Limited Release 1,270 $26,885 May 16, 1997 45
Theater Average 7th Weekend Limited Release 2,794 $395 May 16, 1997 45
Biggest Domestic 6th Weekend 4,612 $40,383 May 9, 1997 38
Biggest 6th Weekend Limited Release 1,239 $40,383 May 9, 1997 38
Theater Average 6th Weekend Limited Release 3,049 $377 May 9, 1997 38
Biggest Domestic 5th Weekend 4,586 $76,358 May 2, 1997 31
Biggest 5th Weekend Limited Release 1,077 $76,358 May 2, 1997 31
Theater Average 5th Weekend Limited Release 3,104 $512 May 2, 1997 31
Biggest Domestic 4th Weekend 4,402 $188,984 Apr 25, 1997 24
Biggest 4th Weekend Limited Release 761 $188,984 Apr 25, 1997 24
Theater Average 4th Weekend Limited Release 3,291 $677 Apr 25, 1997 24
Biggest Domestic 3rd Weekend 4,140 $557,782 Apr 18, 1997 17
Biggest 3rd Weekend Limited Release 391 $557,782 Apr 18, 1997 17
Theater Average 3rd Weekend Limited Release 3,686 $821 Apr 18, 1997 17
Biggest Domestic 2nd Weekend 4,016 $1,331,198 Apr 11, 1997 10
Biggest 2nd Weekend Limited Release 154 $1,331,198 Apr 11, 1997 10
Theater Average 2nd Weekend Limited Release 3,770 $1,482 Apr 11, 1997 10
Biggest Domestic Opening Weekend 4,002 $2,301,138 Apr 4, 1997 3
Biggest Opening Weekend Limited Release 110 $2,301,138 Apr 4, 1997 3
Theater Average Opening Weekend Limited Release 4,807 $2,563 Apr 4, 1997 3
Theater Average Limited Release 14,876 $2,563 Apr 4, 1997 3
Top 1997 Theater Average Limited Release 397 $2,563 Apr 4, 1997 3
Never Wide Domestic 542 $5,926,128 Apr 4, 1997 0
Never No. 1 Domestic 3,705 $5,926,128 Apr 4, 1997 0
Widest Expansion Limited Release 4,728 0 Apr 4, 1997 0

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

Domestic Cumulative Box Office Records


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

Worldwide Cumulative Box Office Records