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Lolita (1998)

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $1,147,784Details
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  5. Cast & Crew
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Metrics

Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists


Movie Details

Production Budget:$55,000,000
Domestic Releases: July 22nd, 1998 (Wide) by MGM
MPAA Rating: R for aberrant sexuality, a strong scene of violence, nudity and some language
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Source:Based on Fiction Book/Short Story
Genre:Drama
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Historical Fiction
Production Countries: United States

Ranking on other Records and Milestones

RecordRankAmountChart
Date
Days In
Release
Biggest Domestic 18th Weekend 1,040 $18,949 Nov 20, 1998 124
Biggest 18th Weekend Limited Release 285 $18,949 Nov 20, 1998 124
Theater Average 18th Weekend Limited Release 267 $1,354 Nov 20, 1998 124
Biggest Domestic 17th Weekend 1,033 $35,699 Nov 13, 1998 117
Biggest 17th Weekend Limited Release 238 $35,699 Nov 13, 1998 117
Theater Average 17th Weekend Limited Release 207 $1,623 Nov 13, 1998 117
Biggest Domestic 16th Weekend 1,225 $38,552 Nov 6, 1998 110
Biggest 16th Weekend Limited Release 275 $38,552 Nov 6, 1998 110
Theater Average 16th Weekend Limited Release 232 $1,676 Nov 6, 1998 110
Biggest Domestic 15th Weekend 1,326 $46,529 Oct 30, 1998 103
Biggest 15th Weekend Limited Release 281 $46,529 Oct 30, 1998 103
Theater Average 15th Weekend Limited Release 222 $1,790 Oct 30, 1998 103
Biggest Domestic 14th Weekend 1,163 $89,458 Oct 23, 1998 96
Biggest 14th Weekend Limited Release 217 $89,458 Oct 23, 1998 96
Theater Average 14th Weekend Limited Release 265 $1,720 Oct 23, 1998 96
Biggest Domestic 13th Weekend 1,106 $130,758 Oct 16, 1998 89
Biggest 13th Weekend Limited Release 200 $130,758 Oct 16, 1998 89
Theater Average 13th Weekend Limited Release 48 $3,736 Oct 16, 1998 89
Biggest Domestic 12th Weekend 1,126 $165,648 Oct 9, 1998 82
Biggest 12th Weekend Limited Release 199 $165,648 Oct 9, 1998 82
Theater Average 12th Weekend Limited Release 26 $4,601 Oct 9, 1998 82
Biggest Domestic 11th Weekend 1,526 $132,962 Oct 2, 1998 75
Biggest 11th Weekend Limited Release 284 $132,962 Oct 2, 1998 75
Theater Average 11th Weekend Limited Release 26 $5,114 Oct 2, 1998 75
Biggest Domestic 10th Weekend 2,120 $93,797 Sep 25, 1998 68
Biggest 10th Weekend Limited Release 444 $93,797 Sep 25, 1998 68
Theater Average 10th Weekend Limited Release 25 $6,253 Sep 25, 1998 68
Biggest Domestic Opening Weekend 8,295 $19,492 Jul 24, 1998 5
Biggest Opening Weekend Limited Release 3,409 $19,492 Jul 24, 1998 5
Theater Average Opening Weekend Limited Release 454 $19,492 Jul 24, 1998 5
Theater Average Limited Release 619 $19,492 Jul 24, 1998 5
Top 1998 Theater Average Limited Release 23 $19,492 Jul 24, 1998 5
Never Wide Domestic 1,778 $1,147,784 Jul 22, 1998 0
Never No. 1 Domestic 5,277 $1,147,784 Jul 22, 1998 0
Widest Expansion Limited Release 1,126 51 Jul 22, 1998 0

Cast

Jeremy Irons    Humbert Humbert
Melanie Griffith    Charlotte Haze
Frank Langella    Clare Quilty
Dominique Swain    Lolita
Suzanne Shepherd    Miss Pratt
Keith Reddin    Reverend Rigger
Erin J. Dean    Mona
Brent Smith Wade    Valet
John Franklyn-Robbins   
Emma Griffiths Malin    Annabelle
Kathryn Peterson    Private School Guide
Ben Silverstone    Young Humbert Humbert
Muse Watson   

Production and Technical Credits

Director   
Composer    Ennio Morricone

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Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1998/07/24 58 $19,492   1 $19,492   $28,190 5
1998/09/25 45 $93,797   15 $6,253   $134,886 68
1998/10/02 32 $132,962 +42% 26 $5,114   $317,094 75
1998/10/09 27 $165,648 +25% 36 $4,601   $537,119 82
1998/10/16 32 $130,758 -21% 35 $3,736   $1,001,144 89
1998/10/23 42 $89,458 -32% 52 $1,720   $1,147,784 96
1998/10/30 45 $46,529 -48% 26 $1,790   $905,565 103
1998/11/06 46 $38,552 -17% 23 $1,676   $968,538 110
1998/11/13 49 $35,699 -7% 22 $1,623   $1,023,158 117
1998/11/20 56 $18,949 -47% 14 $1,354   $1,060,056 124

Daily Box Office Performance

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1998/09/25 41 $143,043   15 $9,536   $184,132 72
1998/10/02 32 $187,339 +31% 26 $7,205   $371,471 79
1998/10/09 20 $498,915 +166% 36 $13,859   $870,386 86
1998/10/16 32 $187,940 -62% 35 $5,370   $1,058,326 93
1998/10/30 39 $70,950   26 $2,729   $929,986 107
1998/11/06 45 $57,473 -19% 23 $2,499   $987,459 114
1998/11/13 49 $53,648 -7% 22 $2,439   $1,041,107 121