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Mississippi Burning (1988)

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $34,603,000Details
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  3. Box Office
  4. Video Sales
  5. Cast & Crew
  6. Trailer

Metrics

Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists


Movie Details

Domestic Releases: December 9th, 1988 (Wide) by Orion Pictures
MPAA Rating: R
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Source:Based on Real Life Events
Genre:Drama
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Dramatization
Production Countries: United States

Ranking on other Records and Milestones

RecordRankRevenueChart
Date
Days In
Release
Biggest 9th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 210 $2,475,978 Feb 3, 1989 59
Biggest 8th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 188 $3,545,305 Jan 27, 1989 52
Biggest 7th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 475 $2,652,537 Jan 20, 1989 45
Biggest 6th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 414 $4,040,640 Jan 13, 1989 38

Cast

Frances McDormand    Mrs. Pell
Michael Rooker    Frank Bailey
Stephen Tobolowsky    Townley
Brad Dourif    Deputy Pell
   Anderson
   Ward
R. Lee Ermey    Mayor Tilman
Pruitt Taylor Vince    Lester Cowans
Frankie Faison    Eulogist
Park Overall    Connie
Kevin Dunn    Agent Bird
Tobin Bell    Agent Stokes

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Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1989/01/13 7 $4,040,640   551 $7,333   $5,714,916 38
1989/01/20 7 $2,652,537 -34% 568 $4,670   $10,081,850 45
1989/01/27 5 $3,545,305 +34% 1,058 $3,351   $14,726,112 52
1989/02/03 8 $2,475,978 -30% 1,074 $2,305   $18,254,959 59

Daily Box Office Performance

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1989/01/13 6 $5,755,037   551 $10,445   $7,429,313 42
1989/01/20 7 $3,751,494 -35% 568 $6,605   $11,180,807 49
1989/01/27 5 $4,598,174 +23% 1,058 $4,346   $15,778,981 56