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James and the Giant Peach (1996)

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $28,921,264Details
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  4. Video Sales
  5. Cast & Crew
  6. Trailer

Metrics

Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists


Movie Details

Domestic Releases: April 12th, 1996 (Wide) by Walt Disney
Video Release: October 15th, 1996 by Walt Disney Home Entertainment
MPAA Rating: PG for some frightening images
Comparisons: vs. The BFG
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Source:Based on Fiction Book/Short Story
Genre:Adventure
Production Method:Stop-Motion Animation
Creative Type:Kids Fiction
Production Countries: United Kingdom

Ranking on other Records and Milestones

RecordRankRevenueChart
Date
Days In
Release
Biggest 17th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,128 $27,117 Aug 2, 1996 115
Biggest 16th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 984 $66,452 Jul 26, 1996 108
Biggest 15th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 888 $116,064 Jul 19, 1996 101
Biggest 14th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 608 $244,328 Jul 12, 1996 94
Biggest 13th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 462 $381,142 Jul 5, 1996 87
Biggest 12th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 2,338 $28,444 Jun 28, 1996 80
Biggest 11th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 2,369 $44,182 Jun 21, 1996 73
Biggest 10th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 2,290 $74,809 Jun 14, 1996 66
Biggest 9th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 2,325 $102,466 Jun 7, 1996 59
Biggest 8th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 2,080 $196,203 May 31, 1996 52
Biggest 7th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,321 $783,869 May 24, 1996 45
Biggest 6th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,842 $766,605 May 17, 1996 38
Biggest 5th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,932 $1,301,753 May 10, 1996 31
Biggest 4th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,890 $2,361,159 May 3, 1996 24
Biggest 3rd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,987 $3,580,612 Apr 26, 1996 17
Biggest 2nd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 2,067 $5,267,802 Apr 19, 1996 10
Biggest Opening Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 2,263 $7,539,098 Apr 12, 1996 3
Widest Opening Weekend 1,880 2,262 Apr 12, 1996 3

Cast

Pete Postlethwaite    Old Man
Richard Dreyfuss    Centipede (voice)
Susan Sarandon    Spider
Jane Leeves    Ladybug
Joanna Lumley    Aunt Spiker
David Thewlis    Earthworm
Simon Callow    Grasshopper
Mike Starr    Beat Cop

Production and Technical Credits

Composer    Randy Newman
Assistant Sound Designer    Christopher Boyes

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
1996/04/12 2 $7,539,098   2,262 $3,333   $7,539,098 3
1996/04/19 3 $5,267,802 -30% 2,268 $2,323   $14,848,806 10
1996/04/26 6 $3,580,612 -32% 2,033 $1,761   $19,673,111 17
1996/05/03 8 $2,361,159 -34% 1,784 $1,324   $22,826,314 24
1996/05/10 8 $1,301,753 -45% 1,590 $819   $24,676,168 31
1996/05/17 11 $766,605 -41% 1,351 $567   $25,795,708 38
1996/05/24 12 $783,869 +2% 803 $976   $26,776,358 45
1996/05/31 23 $196,203 -75% 449 $437   $27,058,503 52
1996/06/07 32 $102,466 -48% 273 $375   $27,244,281 59
1996/06/14 35 $74,809 -27% 226 $331   $27,369,948 66
1996/06/21 39 $44,182 -41% 109 $405   $27,467,358 73
1996/06/28 48 $28,444 -36% 87 $327   $27,527,939 80
1996/07/05 19 $381,142 +1,240% 554 $688   $27,922,715 87
1996/07/12 18 $244,328 -36% 456 $536   $28,386,986 94
1996/07/19 27 $116,064 -52% 274 $424   $28,680,919 101
1996/07/26 39 $66,452 -43% 171 $389   $28,816,378 108
1996/08/02 49 $27,117 -59% 112 $242   $28,900,101 115

Daily Box Office Performance

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1996/04/12 2 $9,581,004   2,262 $4,236   $9,581,004 7
1996/04/19 3 $6,511,495 -32% 2,268 $2,871   $16,092,499 14
1996/04/26 7 $4,372,656 -33% 2,033 $2,151   $20,465,155 21
1996/05/03 9 $2,909,260 -33% 1,784 $1,631   $23,374,415 28
1996/05/10 8 $1,654,688 -43% 1,590 $1,041   $25,029,103 35
1996/05/17 11 $963,386 -42% 1,351 $713   $25,992,489 42
1996/05/24 12 $869,811 -10% 803 $1,083   $26,862,300 49
1996/05/31 25 $279,515 -68% 449 $623   $27,141,815 56
1996/06/07 32 $153,324 -45% 273 $562   $27,295,139 63
1996/06/14 31 $128,037 -16% 226 $567   $27,423,176 70
1996/06/21 38 $76,319 -40% 109 $700   $27,499,495 77
1996/06/28 43 $42,078 -45% 87 $484   $27,541,573 84
1996/07/05 17 $601,085 +1,329% 554 $1,085   $28,142,658 91
1996/07/12 17 $422,197 -30% 456 $926   $28,564,855 98
1996/07/19 30 $185,071 -56% 274 $675   $28,749,926 105
1996/07/26 33 $123,058 -34% 171 $720   $28,872,984 112

Weekly US Blu-ray Sales

DateRankUnits this Week% ChangeTotal UnitsSpending this WeekTotal SpendingWeeks in Release
8/8/20101313,304 13,304$345,778$345,778721