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Lethal Weapon 4 (1998)

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $130,444,603Details
International Box Office $154,955,397Details
Worldwide Box Office $285,400,000
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Metrics

Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists

RecordRankAmount
All Time Domestic Box Office 415 $130,444,603
All Time International Box Office 471 $154,955,397
All Time Worldwide Box Office 429 $285,400,000
All Time Domestic Box Office for R Movies 75 $130,444,603
All Time International Box Office for R Movies 83 $154,955,397
All Time Worldwide Box Office for R Movies 74 $285,400,000
All Time Domestic Box Office for Warner Bros. Movies 66 $130,444,603
All Time International Box Office for Warner Bros. Movies 71 $154,955,397
All Time Worldwide Box Office for Warner Bros. Movies 73 $285,400,000

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


Movie Details

Production Budget:$140,000,000
Domestic Releases: July 10th, 1998 (Wide) by Warner Bros.
MPAA Rating: R for violence and language
Running Time: 127 minutes
Franchise: Lethal Weapon
Comparisons: vs. Lethal Weapon 3
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Keywords: Buddy Cop
Source:Original Screenplay
Genre:Action
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Contemporary Fiction
Production Countries: United States

Ranking on other Records and Milestones

RecordRankAmountChart
Date
Days In
Release
Biggest Domestic 17th Weekend 850 $59,651 Oct 30, 1998 115
Biggest Domestic 16th Weekend 774 $105,655 Oct 23, 1998 108
Biggest Domestic 15th Weekend 701 $165,657 Oct 16, 1998 101
Biggest Domestic 14th Weekend 537 $278,936 Oct 9, 1998 94
Biggest Domestic 13th Weekend 415 $431,079 Oct 2, 1998 87
Biggest Domestic 12th Weekend 299 $751,344 Sep 25, 1998 80
Biggest Domestic 11th Weekend 853 $300,616 Sep 18, 1998 73
Biggest Domestic 10th Weekend 785 $442,412 Sep 11, 1998 66
Biggest Domestic 9th Weekend 645 $849,192 Sep 4, 1998 59
Biggest Domestic 8th Weekend 862 $947,085 Aug 28, 1998 52
Biggest Domestic 7th Weekend 958 $1,321,921 Aug 21, 1998 45
Biggest Domestic 6th Weekend 735 $2,724,287 Aug 14, 1998 38
Biggest Domestic 5th Weekend 567 $4,739,997 Aug 7, 1998 31
Biggest Domestic 4th Weekend 453 $7,789,156 Jul 31, 1998 24
Fastest to $100m 341 $100,112,665 Jul 24, 1998 21
Biggest Domestic 3rd Weekend 341 $13,143,811 Jul 24, 1998 17
Biggest Domestic 2nd Weekend 298 $21,727,030 Jul 17, 1998 10
Fastest to $50m 357 $50,015,124 Jul 10, 1998 7
Biggest Domestic Sunday 483 $9,837,000 Jul 12, 1998 3
Biggest Domestic July Weekend 80 $34,048,124 Jul 10, 1998 3
Biggest Domestic Opening Weekend 388 $34,048,124 Jul 10, 1998 3
Biggest Domestic Weekend 532 $34,048,124 Jul 10, 1998 3
Leggiest Opening Weekend 755 3.01 Jul 10, 1998 3
Front-Loaded Opening Weekend 1,639 33.2% Jul 10, 1998 3
Widest Opening Weekend 687 3,117 Jul 10, 1998 3
Biggest Domestic July Day 245 $12,930,000 Jul 11, 1998 2
Biggest Domestic Saturday 548 $12,930,000 Jul 11, 1998 2
Biggest Domestic Friday 526 $11,305,000 Jul 10, 1998 1

Cast

   Martin Riggs
   Roger Murtaugh
Joe Pesci    Leo Getz
Rene Russo    Lorna Cole
Chris Rock    Lee Butters
Jet Li    Wah Sing Ku
Steve Kahan    Captain Ed Murphy
Darlene Love    Trish Murtaugh
Traci Wolfe    Rianne Murtaugh
Damon Hines    Nick Murtaugh
Ebonie Smith    Carrie Murtaugh
Richard Libertini    Rabbi Gelb
Jack Kehler    State Department Man

Production and Technical Credits

Director   
Composer    Michael Kamen

Domestic Cumulative Box Office Records


Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1998/07/10 1 $34,048,124   3,117 $10,923   $34,048,124 3
1998/07/17 2 $21,727,030 -36% 3,117 $6,970   $71,742,154 10
1998/07/24 3 $13,143,811 -40% 3,117 $4,217   $94,605,847 17
1998/07/31 7 $7,789,156 -41% 2,602 $2,994   $107,901,821 24
1998/08/07 10 $4,739,997 -39% 2,329 $2,035   $116,240,150 31
1998/08/14 12 $2,724,287 -43% 1,928 $1,413   $121,053,120 38
1998/08/21 18 $1,321,921 -51% 1,408 $939   $123,585,727 45
1998/08/28 18 $947,085 -28% 889 $1,065   $125,026,063 52
1998/09/04 24 $849,192 -10% 701 $1,211   $126,166,385 59
1998/09/11 25 $442,412 -48% 632 $700   $126,749,340 66
1998/09/18 28 $300,616 -32% 573 $525   $127,213,134 73
1998/09/25 12 $751,344 +150% 924 $813   $128,056,493 80
1998/10/02 16 $431,079 -43% 901 $478   $128,741,321 87
1998/10/09 22 $278,936 -35% 564 $495   $129,181,021 94
1998/10/16 27 $165,657 -41% 398 $416   $129,468,093 101
1998/10/23 39 $105,655 -36% 281 $376   $129,636,417 108
1998/10/30 43 $59,651 -44% 201 $297   $129,734,803 115

Daily Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1998/07/10 1 $11,305,000   3,117 $3,627   $11,305,000 1
1998/07/11 1 $12,930,000 +14% 3,117 $4,148   $24,235,000 2
1998/07/12 1 $9,837,000 -24% 3,117 $3,156   $34,048,000 3
1998/07/13 1 $4,276,747 -57% 3,117 $1,372   $38,324,871 4
1998/07/14 1 $4,376,776 +2% 3,117 $1,404   $42,701,647 5
1998/07/15 1 $3,761,868 -14% 3,117 $1,207   $46,463,515 6
1998/07/16 1 $3,551,609 -6% 3,117 $1,139   $50,015,124 7
1998/07/17 2 $6,505,000 +83% 3,117 $2,087   $56,520,000 8
1998/07/18 1 $8,710,000 +34% 3,117 $2,794   $65,230,000 9
1998/07/19 2 $6,541,000 -25% 3,117 $2,098   $71,742,154 10
1998/07/20 3 $2,524,715 -61% 3,117 $810   $74,266,869 11
1998/07/21 3 $2,647,470 +5% 3,117 $849   $76,914,339 12
1998/07/22 3 $2,308,553 -13% 3,117 $741   $79,222,892 13
1998/07/23 3 $2,239,144 -3% 3,117 $718   $81,462,036 14
1998/07/24 3 $3,910,000 +75% 3,117 $1,254   $85,372,000 15
1998/07/25 2 $5,410,000 +38% 3,117 $1,736   $90,782,000 16
1998/07/26 4 $3,887,000 -28% 3,117 $1,247   $94,605,847 17
1998/07/27 5 $1,432,151 -63% 3,117 $459   $96,037,998 18
1998/07/28 5 $1,564,947 +9% 3,117 $502   $97,602,945 19
1998/07/29 7 $1,261,158 -19% 3,117 $405   $98,864,111 20
1998/07/30 7 $1,248,554 -1% 3,117 $401   $100,112,665 21
1998/07/31 8 $2,245,000 +80% 2,602 $863   $102,358,000 22
1998/08/01 7 $3,225,000 +44% 2,602 $1,239   $105,583,000 23
1998/08/02 7 $2,306,000 -28% 2,602 $886   $107,902,000 24
1998/08/03 8 $912,867 -60% 2,491 $366   $108,814,688 25
1998/08/04 8 $978,231 +7% 2,602 $376   $109,789,919 26
1998/08/05 9 $866,484 -11% 2,602 $333   $110,656,403 27
1998/08/06 9 $843,750 -3% 2,602 $324   $111,500,153 28
1998/08/07 10 $1,379,847 +64% 2,329 $592   $112,880,000 29
1998/08/08 10 $2,000,000 +45% 2,329 $859   $114,880,000 30
1998/08/09 10 $1,358,000 -32% 2,329 $583   $116,240,150 31
1998/08/10 10 $523,346 -61% 2,329 $225   $116,763,496 32
1998/08/11 10 $581,681 +11% 2,329 $250   $117,345,177 33
1998/08/12 10 $504,493 -13% 2,329 $217   $117,849,670 34
1998/08/13 10 $479,163 -5% 2,329 $206   $118,326,832 35

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1998/07/10 1 $50,015,124   3,117 $16,046   $50,015,124 7
1998/07/17 2 $31,446,912 -37% 3,117 $10,089   $81,462,036 14
1998/07/24 4 $18,650,629 -41% 3,117 $5,984   $100,112,665 21
1998/07/31 8 $11,387,488 -39% 2,602 $4,376   $111,500,153 28
1998/08/07 10 $6,828,680 -40% 2,329 $2,932   $118,328,833 35
1998/08/14 13 $3,934,973 -42% 1,928 $2,041   $122,263,806 42
1998/08/21 18 $1,815,172 -54% 1,408 $1,289   $124,078,978 49
1998/08/28 18 $1,238,215 -32% 889 $1,393   $125,317,193 56
1998/09/04 25 $989,735 -20% 701 $1,412   $126,306,928 63
1998/09/11 24 $605,590 -39% 632 $958   $126,912,518 70
1998/09/18 30 $392,631 -35% 573 $685   $127,305,149 77
1998/09/25 12 $1,005,093 +156% 924 $1,088   $128,310,242 84
1998/10/02 16 $591,843 -41% 901 $657   $128,902,085 91
1998/10/09 23 $400,351 -32% 564 $710   $129,302,436 98
1998/10/16 28 $228,326 -43% 398 $574   $129,530,762 105
1998/10/23 37 $144,390 -37% 281 $514   $129,675,152 112