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Light It Up (1999)

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $5,871,603Details
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Metrics

Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists

RecordRankAmount
All Time Domestic Box Office 5,584 $5,871,603
All Time Worldwide Box Office 7,056 $5,871,603
All Time Domestic Box Office for R Movies 1,748 $5,871,603
All Time Worldwide Box Office for R Movies 2,089 $5,871,603

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


Movie Details

Production Budget:$13,000,000
Domestic Releases: November 10th, 1999 (Wide) by 20th Century Fox
MPAA Rating: R for language and violent content
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Keywords: Hostage
Source:Original Screenplay
Genre:Drama
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 10th Weekend 3,794 $8,769 Jan 14, 2000 68
Biggest Domestic 9th Weekend 3,630 $21,988 Jan 7, 2000 61
Biggest Domestic 8th Weekend 3,881 $28,822 Dec 31, 1999 54
Biggest Domestic 7th Weekend 4,710 $17,918 Dec 24, 1999 47
Biggest Domestic 6th Weekend 4,427 $49,383 Dec 17, 1999 40
Biggest Domestic 5th Weekend 4,583 $76,662 Dec 10, 1999 33
Biggest Domestic 4th Weekend 4,450 $175,768 Dec 3, 1999 26
Biggest Domestic 3rd Weekend 4,410 $364,986 Nov 26, 1999 19
Biggest Domestic 2nd Weekend 4,230 $1,004,736 Nov 19, 1999 12
Biggest Domestic Opening Weekend 3,959 $2,408,613 Nov 12, 1999 5
Front-Loaded Opening Weekend 1,842 32.2% Nov 12, 1999 5
Widest Opening Weekend 3,400 1,219 Nov 12, 1999 5
Never No. 1 Domestic 3,711 $5,871,603 Nov 10, 1999 0

Cast

Usher Raymond    Lester Dewitt
Forest Whitaker    Officer Dante Jackson
Marcello Robinson    President, Student Council
Rosario Dawson    Stephanie Williams
Robert Ri'chard    Zacharias 'Ziggy' Malone
Judd Nelson    Ken Knowles
Fredro Starr    Rodney J. Templeton
Sara Gilbert    Lynn Sabatini
Glynn Turman    Principal Armstrong
Vic Polizos    Capt. Monroe
Vanessa Williams    Audrey McDonald
Gaddiel Otero    Arturo Orosco
Frank Dominelli    Sgt. Tortino
Reggie Theus    Intel. Officer #1
Clifton Collins, Jr.    Robert 'Rivers' Tremont
Sharif Atkins    Gunman

Production and Technical Credits

Composer    Harry Gregson-Williams

Domestic Cumulative Box Office Records


Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1999/11/12 11 $2,408,613   1,219 $1,976   $3,089,229 5
1999/11/19 16 $1,004,736 -58% 1,252 $803   $4,614,441 12
1999/11/26 21 $364,986 -64% 451 $809   $5,290,072 19
1999/12/03 30 $175,768 -52% 298 $590   $5,533,525 26
1999/12/10 42 $76,662 -56% 203 $378   $5,655,694 33
1999/12/17 47 $49,383 -36% 171 $289   $5,728,894 40
1999/12/24 62 $17,918 -64% 72 $249   $5,770,521 47
1999/12/31 62 $28,822 +61% 82 $351   $5,821,544 54
2000/01/07 68 $21,988 -24% 59 $373   $5,856,606 61
2000/01/14 82 $8,769 -60% 30 $292   $5,871,603 68

Daily Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1999/11/10 8 $321,580   1,222 $263   $321,580 1
1999/11/11 11 $359,036 +12% 1,222 $294   $680,616 2
1999/11/12 11 $775,000 +116% 1,225 $633   $1,456,000 3
1999/11/13 12 $1,010,000 +30% 1,225 $824   $2,466,000 4
1999/11/14 10 $624,000 -38% 1,225 $509   $3,089,229 5
1999/11/15 13 $150,108 -76% 1,253 $120   $3,239,337 6
1999/11/16 16 $138,854 -7% 1,253 $111   $3,378,191 7
1999/11/17 15 $117,967 -15% 1,253 $94   $3,496,158 8
1999/11/18 15 $113,547 -4% 1,219 $93   $3,609,705 9
1999/11/19 16 $301,000 +165% 1,254 $240   $3,911,000 10
1999/11/20 16 $468,000 +55% 1,254 $373   $4,379,000 11
1999/11/21 17 $251,000 -46% 1,252 $200   $4,614,441 12
1999/11/22 17 $66,192 -74% 1,252 $53   $4,680,633 13
1999/11/23 17 $77,768 +17% 1,252 $62   $4,758,401 14
2000/01/17 55 $1,162   30 $39   $5,871,603 69

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1999/11/12 14 $2,929,089   1,219 $2,403   $3,609,705 9
1999/11/19 19 $1,315,381 -55% 1,252 $1,051   $4,925,086 16
1999/11/26 22 $432,671 -67% 451 $959   $5,357,757 23
1999/12/03 31 $221,275 -49% 298 $743   $5,579,032 30
1999/12/10 41 $100,479 -55% 203 $495   $5,679,511 37
1999/12/17 49 $73,092 -27% 171 $427   $5,752,603 44
1999/12/24 60 $40,119 -45% 72 $557   $5,792,722 51
1999/12/31 67 $41,896 +4% 82 $511   $5,834,618 58
2000/01/07 67 $28,216 -33% 59 $478   $5,862,834 65
2000/01/14 80 $8,769 -69% 30 $292   $5,871,603 72

Worldwide Cumulative Box Office Records