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Mission: Impossible (1996)

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Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $180,981,886Details
International Box Office $276,716,108Details
Worldwide Box Office $457,697,994
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  5. Video Sales
  6. Cast & Crew
  7. Trailer

Metrics

Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists

RecordRankAmount
All Time Domestic Box Office (Rank 201-300) 225 $180,981,886
All Time International Box Office (Rank 201-300) 213 $276,716,108
All Time Worldwide Box Office (Rank 201-300) 205 $457,697,994

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


Movie Details

Production Budget:$80,000,000
Domestic Releases: May 21st, 1996 (Wide) by Paramount Pictures
MPAA Rating: PG-13 for some intense action violence
Running Time: 111 minutes
Franchise: Mission: Impossible
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Keywords: Secret Agent
Source:Based on TV
Genre:Action
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Contemporary Fiction
Production Companies: Cruise-Wagner
Production Countries: United States

Ranking on other Records and Milestones

RecordRankAmountChart
Date
Days In
Release
Biggest Domestic 15th Weekend 98 $1,434,092 Aug 30, 1996 103
Independence Day (All Movies, 3-Day, Inflation Adjusted) 270 $6,827,279 Jul 5, 1996 47
Fastest to $150m 220 $156,234,226 Jun 21, 1996 33
Fastest to $100m 214 $107,154,708 May 31, 1996 12
Biggest Domestic Monday 82 $11,374,772 May 27, 1996 6
Biggest Domestic May Weekend 73 $45,436,830 May 24, 1996 5
Top Based on TV Weekend Domestic 19 $45,436,830 May 24, 1996 5
Top Contemporary Fiction Weekend Domestic 51 $45,436,830 May 24, 1996 5
Top Paramount Pictures Weekend Domestic 38 $45,436,830 May 24, 1996 5
Fastest to $50m 257 $63,531,648 May 24, 1996 5
Memorial Day (All Movies, 3-Day) 24 $45,436,830 May 24, 1996 5
Memorial Day (All Movies, 3-Day, Inflation Adjusted) 13 $88,920,493 May 24, 1996 5
Memorial Day (All Movies, 4-Day, Fri-Mon) 25 $56,811,602 May 24, 1996 5
Memorial Day (All Movies, 4-Day, Fri-Mon, Inflation Adjusted) 14 $111,181,076 May 24, 1996 5
Memorial Day (Opening, 3-Day) 19 $45,436,830 May 24, 1996 5
Memorial Day (Opening, 3-Day, Inflation Adjusted) 12 $88,920,493 May 24, 1996 5
Memorial Day (Opening, 4-Day, Fri-Mon) 19 $56,811,602 May 24, 1996 5
Memorial Day (Opening, 4-Day, Fri-Mon, Inflation Adjusted) 12 $111,181,076 May 24, 1996 5
Top Based on TV Day Domestic 57 $16,714,655 May 25, 1996 4

Cast

   Ethan Hunt
Jon Voight    Jim Phelps
Emmanuelle Beart    Claire Phelps
Henry Czerny    Eugene Kittridge
Jean Reno    Franz Krieger
Ving Rhames    Luther Stickell
Vanessa Redgrave    Max
Kristin Scott Thomas    Sarah Davies
Emilio Estevez    Jack Harmen
Dale Dye    Frank Barnes

Production and Technical Credits

Director   
Screenwriter    David Koepp
Screenwriter    Robert Towne
Story Creator    David Koepp
Story Creator    Steven Zaillian
Based on the TV series    Bruce Geller
Producer    Tom Cruise
Producer    Paula Wagner
Executive Producer    Paul Hitchcock
Composer    Danny Elfman
Production Designer    Norman Reynolds
Director of Photography    Stephen H. Burum
Editor    Paul Hirsch
Assistant Director    Chris Soldo
Second Unit Director    Eric Schwab
Unit Production Manager    Steven Harding
Supervising Art Director    Frederick Hole
Set Decorator    Peter Howitt
Second Unit Photography    Ernie Day
Visual Effects Supervisor    John Knoll
Visual Effects Supervisor    Richard Yuricich
Visual Effects Supervisor    Lyn Nicholson
Costume Designer    Penny Rose
Sound Mixer    David Crozier
Re-recording Mixer    Gary Summers
Re-recording Mixer    Gary Rydstrom
Re-recording Mixer    Shawn Murphy
Supervising Sound Editor    Tom Belfort
Sound Designer    Christopher Boyes
Special Make-up Effects    Rob Bottin
Additional Music Editor    Kenneth Karman

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Domestic Cumulative Box Office Records


Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1996/05/24 1 $45,436,830   3,012 $15,085   $63,531,648 5
1996/05/31 1 $21,629,362 -52% 3,012 $7,181   $107,154,708 12
1996/06/07 2 $14,662,192 -32% 3,012 $4,868   $130,823,989 19
1996/06/14 3 $8,609,038 -41% 2,863 $3,007   $145,048,377 26
1996/06/21 6 $6,443,516 -25% 2,411 $2,673   $156,234,226 33
1996/06/28 6 $4,833,720 -25% 2,212 $2,185   $164,266,086 40
1996/07/05 9 $3,488,621 -28% 1,747 $1,997   $169,009,002 47
1996/07/12 11 $1,520,166 -56% 1,140 $1,333   $171,698,535 54
1996/07/19 16 $717,040 -53% 1,002 $716   $173,253,185 61
1996/07/26 22 $391,253 -45% 511 $766   $174,058,855 68
1996/08/02 25 $416,064 +6% 410 $1,015   $174,694,203 75
1996/08/09 26 $391,731 -6% 371 $1,056   $175,309,127 82
1996/08/16 26 $304,121 -22% 352 $864   $175,777,411 89
1996/08/23 29 $246,759 -19% 309 $799   $176,170,800 96
1996/08/30 17 $1,434,092 +481% 797 $1,799   $177,714,247 103
1996/09/06 14 $956,504 -33% 749 $1,277   $178,982,218 110
1996/09/13 19 $710,367 -26% 598 $1,188   $179,940,860 117
1996/09/20 32 $164,645 -77% 415 $397   $180,243,916 124
1996/09/27 32 $160,038 -3% 256 $625   $180,476,505 131
1996/10/04 36 $133,006 -17% 188 $707   $180,676,582 138
1996/10/11 43 $82,672 -38% 112 $738   $180,825,021 145
1996/10/18 50 $50,107 -39% 87 $576   $180,891,004 152

Daily Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1996/05/21 1 $3,400,000   3,012 $1,129   $3,400,000 0
1996/05/22 1 $8,358,094 +146% 3,012 $2,775   $11,758,094 1
1996/05/23 1 $6,336,724 -24% 3,012 $2,104   $18,094,818 2
1996/05/24 1 $13,142,368 +107% 3,012 $4,363   $31,237,186 3
1996/05/25 1 $16,714,655 +27% 3,012 $5,549   $47,951,841 4
1996/05/26 1 $15,579,807 -7% 3,012 $5,173   $63,531,648 5
1996/05/27 1 $11,374,772 -27% 3,012 $3,776   $74,906,420 6

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1996/05/24 1 $67,430,528   3,012 $22,387   $85,525,346 9
1996/05/31 2 $30,636,451 -55% 3,012 $10,171   $116,161,797 16
1996/06/07 2 $20,277,542 -34% 3,012 $6,732   $136,439,339 23
1996/06/14 3 $13,351,371 -34% 2,863 $4,663   $149,790,710 30
1996/06/21 6 $9,641,656 -28% 2,411 $3,999   $159,432,366 37
1996/06/28 8 $6,088,015 -37% 2,212 $2,752   $165,520,381 44
1996/07/05 9 $4,657,988 -23% 1,747 $2,666   $170,178,369 51
1996/07/12 11 $2,357,776 -49% 1,140 $2,068   $172,536,145 58
1996/07/19 16 $1,131,457 -52% 1,002 $1,129   $173,667,602 65
1996/07/26 23 $610,537 -46% 511 $1,195   $174,278,139 72
1996/08/02 25 $639,257 +5% 410 $1,559   $174,917,396 79
1996/08/09 25 $555,894 -13% 371 $1,498   $175,473,290 86
1996/08/16 27 $450,751 -19% 352 $1,281   $175,924,041 93
1996/08/23 29 $356,114 -21% 309 $1,152   $176,280,155 100
1996/08/30 18 $1,745,559 +390% 797 $2,190   $178,025,714 107
1996/09/06 14 $1,204,779 -31% 749 $1,609   $179,230,493 114
1996/09/13 20 $848,778 -30% 598 $1,419   $180,079,271 121
1996/09/20 31 $237,196 -72% 415 $572   $180,316,467 128
1996/09/27 30 $227,109 -4% 256 $887   $180,543,576 135
1996/10/04 35 $198,773 -12% 188 $1,057   $180,742,349 142
1996/10/11 41 $98,548 -50% 112 $880   $180,840,897 149