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The Mighty (1998)

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $2,652,246Details
International Box Office $3,469,336Details
Worldwide Box Office $6,121,582
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Metrics

Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists

RecordRankAmount
All Time Domestic Box Office 6,634 $2,652,246
All Time International Box Office 4,450 $3,469,336
All Time Worldwide Box Office 6,963 $6,121,582
All Time Domestic Highest Grossing Limited Release Movies 876 $2,652,246

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


Movie Details

Production Budget:$100,000
Domestic Releases: October 9th, 1998 (Wide) by Miramax
MPAA Rating: PG-13 for elements of violence and peril
Comparisons: vs. Facing the Giants
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Keywords: Voiceover/Narration, Terminal Illness, Bullies, Coming of Age, Dysfunctional Family, Intertitle, Life on the Outside, Young Child Dealing with the Death of a Parent, Kidnap, High School Hell, New Guy/Girl in School, Gangs, Basketball, Learning Disabilities
Source:Based on Fiction Book/Short Story
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 7th Weekend 4,419 $27,420 Nov 20, 1998 45
Biggest 7th Weekend Limited Release 1,260 $27,420 Nov 20, 1998 45
Theater Average 7th Weekend Limited Release 2,885 $330 Nov 20, 1998 45
Biggest Domestic 6th Weekend 4,003 $80,371 Nov 13, 1998 38
Biggest 6th Weekend Limited Release 919 $80,371 Nov 13, 1998 38
Theater Average 6th Weekend Limited Release 3,078 $364 Nov 13, 1998 38
Biggest Domestic 5th Weekend 3,580 $243,583 Nov 6, 1998 31
Biggest 5th Weekend Limited Release 591 $243,583 Nov 6, 1998 31
Theater Average 5th Weekend Limited Release 3,004 $583 Nov 6, 1998 31
Biggest Domestic 4th Weekend 3,545 $530,053 Oct 30, 1998 24
Biggest 4th Weekend Limited Release 364 $530,053 Oct 30, 1998 24
Theater Average 4th Weekend Limited Release 2,993 $863 Oct 30, 1998 24
Biggest Domestic 3rd Weekend 4,061 $623,183 Oct 23, 1998 17
Biggest 3rd Weekend Limited Release 350 $623,183 Oct 23, 1998 17
Theater Average 3rd Weekend Limited Release 3,113 $1,203 Oct 23, 1998 17
Biggest Domestic 2nd Weekend 4,868 $347,453 Oct 16, 1998 10
Biggest 2nd Weekend Limited Release 585 $347,453 Oct 16, 1998 10
Theater Average 2nd Weekend Limited Release 2,589 $2,693 Oct 16, 1998 10
Biggest Domestic Opening Weekend 6,318 $87,705 Oct 9, 1998 3
Biggest Opening Weekend Limited Release 1,570 $87,705 Oct 9, 1998 3
Theater Average Opening Weekend Limited Release 1,471 $9,745 Oct 9, 1998 3
Theater Average Limited Release 2,406 $9,745 Oct 9, 1998 3
Top 1998 Theater Average Limited Release 96 $9,745 Oct 9, 1998 3
Never Wide Domestic 1,091 $2,652,246 Oct 9, 1998 0
Never No. 1 Domestic 4,544 $2,652,246 Oct 9, 1998 0
Widest Expansion Limited Release 208 605 Oct 9, 1998 0

Cast

Sharon Stone    Gwen Dillon
Meat Loaf    Iggy
Joseph Perrino    Blade
James Gandolfini    Kenny Kane
Gillian Anderson    Loretta Lee
Harry Dean Stanton    Grim
Gena Rowlands    Gram
Kieran Culkin    Kevin Dillon
Elden Henson    Maxwell Kane
Jenifer Lewis    Mrs. Addison

Production and Technical Credits

Director   
Executive Producer    Harvey Weinstein
Executive Producer    Bob Weinstein

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Featured DVD Review: The Mighty

January 9th, 2012

The Mighty came out more than a decade ago and was a pretty sizable hit in limited release. It cost just $100,000 to make, but earned $2.65 million theatrically. It managed to pick up a couple Golden Globe nominations, but wasn't a major player during Awards Season. It first came out on DVD in 1999, but has been out of print for a long time. This week, Echo Bridge is re-releasing on a featureless DVD, but is it worth grabbing for those who missed it the first time? More...

Domestic Cumulative Box Office Records


Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1998/10/09 39 $87,705   9 $9,745   $87,705 3
1998/10/16 20 $347,453 +296% 129 $2,693   $472,616 10
1998/10/23 16 $623,183 +79% 518 $1,203   $1,204,831 17
1998/10/30 17 $530,053 -15% 614 $863   $1,914,443 24
1998/11/06 28 $243,583 -54% 418 $583   $2,382,973 31
1998/11/13 41 $80,371 -67% 221 $364   $2,578,119 38
1998/11/20 53 $27,420 -66% 83 $330   $2,643,689 45

Daily Box Office Performance

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1998/10/09 36 $125,163   9 $13,907   $125,163 7
1998/10/16 20 $456,485 +265% 129 $3,539   $581,648 14
1998/10/23 17 $802,742 +76% 518 $1,550   $1,384,390 21
1998/10/30 17 $755,000 -6% 614 $1,230   $2,139,390 28
1998/11/06 26 $358,358 -53% 418 $857   $2,497,748 35
1998/11/13 41 $118,521 -67% 221 $536   $2,616,269 42