Kingpin

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $25,023,424Details
International Box Office $7,200,000
Worldwide Box Office $32,223,424
Further financial details...

  1. Summary
  2. News
  3. Box Office
  4. Video Sales
  5. Full Financials
  6. Cast & Crew
  7. Trailer

Metrics

Rotten Tomatoes
Critics RottenAudience Upright
Critics
50% - Rotten
Audience
70% - Upright

Movie Details

Production Budget:$25,000,000
Domestic Releases: July 26th, 1996 (Wide) by MGM
Video Release: October 14th, 2014 by Paramount Home Video
MPAA Rating: R for some crude sex-related humor
Keywords: Country Mouse, City Mouse, Bowling, 1960s, Intertitle, 1970s, Paralysis / Loss of a Limb, Addiction, Money Troubles, Gambling, Confidence Men, Road Trip, Underdog, Comeback, Buddy Comedy, Amish, Scene in End Credits, Romance, Organized Crime
Source:Original Screenplay
Genre:Comedy
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Contemporary Fiction

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Daily Box Office Performance

Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1996/07/26 5 $5,582,079   1,956 $2,854   $5,582,079 3
1996/08/02 6 $4,502,369 -19% 1,975 $2,280   $13,685,154 10
1996/08/09 10 $2,861,707 -36% 1,975 $1,449   $19,300,778 17
1996/08/16 17 $1,110,523 -61% 1,209 $919   $22,168,932 24
1996/08/23 23 $526,758 -53% 671 $785   $23,392,020 31
1996/08/30 32 $313,526 -40% 411 $763   $23,981,370 38
1996/09/06 35 $169,768 -46% 270 $629   $24,213,651 45
1996/09/13 39 $141,226 -17% 232 $609   $24,415,567 52
1996/09/20 35 $147,107 +4% 235 $626   $24,617,769 59
1996/09/27 40 $98,405 -33% 156 $631   $24,768,757 66
1996/10/04 42 $77,217 -22% 144 $536   $24,879,969 73

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Cast

Bill Murray    Ernie McCracken
Woody Harrelson    Roy Munson
Randy Quaid    Ishmael Boorg
Vanessa Angel    Claudia
Chris Elliott    The Gambler
Sayed Badreya    Fatima

Production and Technical Credits

Director    Peter Farrelly
Director    Bobby Farrelly