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Mouse Hunt (1997)

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $61,894,591Details
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Movie Details

Production Budget:$38,000,000
Domestic Releases: December 19th, 1997 (Wide) by Dreamworks SKG
MPAA Rating: PG for language, comic sensuality and mayhem
Running Time: 97 minutes
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Keywords: Animals Gone Bad, Animal Lead
Source:Original Screenplay
Genre:Comedy
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Kids Fiction
Production Companies: DreamWorks Pictures
Production Countries: United States

Ranking on other Records and Milestones

RecordRankRevenueChart
Date
Days In
Release
Biggest 21st Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 468 $42,839 May 8, 1998 143
Biggest 20th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 465 $62,998 May 1, 1998 136
Biggest 19th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 540 $70,902 Apr 24, 1998 129
Biggest 18th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 350 $185,148 Apr 17, 1998 122
Biggest 17th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 405 $198,131 Apr 10, 1998 115
Biggest 16th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 280 $368,001 Apr 3, 1998 108
Biggest 15th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 290 $443,515 Mar 27, 1998 101
Biggest 14th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,581 $44,545 Mar 20, 1998 94
Biggest 13th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,625 $59,721 Mar 13, 1998 87
Biggest 12th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,253 $138,662 Mar 6, 1998 80
Biggest 11th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,185 $193,422 Feb 27, 1998 73
Biggest 10th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,087 $288,253 Feb 20, 1998 66
Biggest 9th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 770 $665,610 Feb 13, 1998 59
Biggest 8th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 831 $972,036 Feb 6, 1998 52
Biggest 7th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 834 $1,524,237 Jan 30, 1998 45
Biggest 6th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 914 $2,209,281 Jan 23, 1998 38
Biggest 5th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 691 $4,159,346 Jan 16, 1998 31
Fastest Movies to Earn $50 Million at the Domestic Box Office 1,160 $50,613,000 Jan 16, 1998 31
Biggest 4th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 999 $4,602,621 Jan 9, 1998 24
Biggest 3rd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 724 $8,418,001 Jan 2, 1998 17
Biggest 2nd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,084 $9,702,770 Dec 26, 1997 10
Biggest Opening Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 2,608 $6,062,922 Dec 19, 1997 3
Widest Opening Weekend 2,024 2,152 Dec 19, 1997 3

Cast

   Ernie Smuntz
   Lars Smuntz
Maury Chaykin    Alexander Falko (Mr. Falko)
Christopher Walken    Caeser, the Exterminator
Vicki Lewis    April Smuntz
Eric Christmas    The Lawyer
Michael Jeter    Quincy Thorpe
Debra Christofferson    Ingrid
Camilla Soeberg    Hilde
Ian Abercrombie    Auctioneer
Annabelle Gurwitch    Roxanne Atkins
Eric Poppick    The Banker
Ernie Sabella    Maury
William Hickey    Rudolph Smuntz
Cliff Emmich    Mayor McKrinkle
Melanie MacQueen    Mayor's Wife
Brianna Shebby    Becky
Danielle Shebby    Betty
Leslie Upson    Leslie Reinhart
Mario Cantone    Zepco Suit
Peter Anthony Rocca    Zepco Suit
Steve Bean    Lester Dinkus
Suzanne Krull    Waitress #1
William Frankfather    Mr. Texas
Pat Thomas    Constructon Worker #1
Peter Gregory    Doctor
E.J. Callahan    Historical Clerk
Susan Blommaert    Ms. Park Avenue
Valorie Armstrong    Franklin's Wife
Michael Rae Sommers    Paramedic
Michael Ross    Cop
Jose Rey    Cuban Postal Worker
Carmen Filpi    Pall Bearer #4
Harper Roisman    Factory Worker
David Fresco    Factory Worker
Scott Smith    City Paramedic
Sarah Dampf    Crying Child
Orville Stoeber    Expert
David Weisenberg    Expert
Fred Pierce    Large-nosed Man
Clement Blake    Homeless Man
Saverio Carubia    Photographer
Pep Torres    Bus Boy

Production and Technical Credits

Director   
Composer    Alan Silvestri
Screenwriter    Adam Rifkin
Producer    Alan Riche
Producer    Tony Ludwig
Producer    Bruce Cohen
Director of Photography    Phedon Papamichael
Production Designer    Linda Descenna
Editor    Craig Wood
Visual Effects Supervisor    Charles Gibson
Composer    Alan Silvestri
Associate Producer    Bart Brown
Assistant Director    Benita Allen Honess
Unit Production Manager    Herbert W. Gains
Unit Production Manager    Vicki Niemi
Art Director    James Nedza
Set Decorator    Ric McElvin
Second Unit Camera    Mark Vargo
Special Effects Coordinator    Michael Lantieri
Costume Designer    Jill Ohanneson
Costume Supervisor    Christopher Lawrence
Sound Mixer    Keith A. Wester
Re-recording Mixer    Steve Maslow
Re-recording Mixer    Gregg Landaker
Sound Effects Editor    Alan Rankin
Sound Effects Editor    Jon Title
Sound Effects Editor    Brian Bowen
Sound Effects Editor    Martin Lopez
Sound Effects Editor    Greg Hainer
Sound Effects Editor    Dino DiMuro
Sound Designer    Scott Martin Gershin
Sound Designer    Larry Kemp
Dialogue Editor    Dan Hegeman
Dialogue Editor    Dan Rich
Dialogue Editor    Ann Szachmeister
Dialogue Editor    Richard Dwan
Music Editor    Jacqueline Tager
Music Editor    Dan DiPrima
Make up    Julie Hewett
Hairstylist    Candace Neal
Casting Director    Denise Chamian
Stunt Coordinator    James Arnett

The shaded area represents the expected performance range for a film, based on its opening weekend box office. 95% of films fall within the shaded area. If a film trends towards the top end of the shaded area, it has good legs compared to the average film; if it trends towards the bottom end of the shaded area, it has poor legs. The predictive area is based on movies from the past 5 years.

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Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1997/12/19 4 $6,062,922   2,152 $2,817   $6,062,922 3
1997/12/26 4 $9,702,770 +60% 2,191 $4,428   $21,505,569 10
1998/01/02 4 $8,418,001 -13% 2,213 $3,804   $40,021,527 17
1998/01/09 6 $4,602,621 -45% 2,233 $2,061   $45,765,583 24
1998/01/16 9 $4,159,346 -10% 2,003 $2,077   $50,702,443 31
1998/01/23 11 $2,209,281 -47% 1,776 $1,244   $54,659,175 38
1998/01/30 13 $1,524,237 -31% 1,350 $1,129   $56,639,263 45
1998/02/06 14 $972,036 -36% 1,082 $898   $57,847,237 52
1998/02/13 20 $665,610 -32% 729 $913   $58,690,284 59
1998/02/20 23 $288,253 -57% 515 $560   $59,158,747 66
1998/02/27 28 $193,422 -33% 379 $510   $59,422,374 73
1998/03/06 33 $138,662 -28% 275 $504   $59,632,042 80
1998/03/13 51 $59,721 -57% 251 $238   $59,732,802 87
1998/03/20 53 $44,545 -25% 203 $219   $59,865,928 94
1998/03/27 19 $443,515 +896% 713 $622   $60,331,323 101
1998/04/03 21 $368,001 -17% 670 $549   $60,871,489 108
1998/04/10 27 $198,131 -46% 562 $353   $61,240,828 115
1998/04/17 30 $185,148 -7% 439 $422   $61,559,741 122
1998/04/24 46 $70,902 -62% 439 $162   $61,693,488 129
1998/05/01 48 $62,998 -11% 105 $600   $61,776,886 136
1998/05/08 53 $42,839 -32% 87 $492   $61,834,214 143

Daily Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1997/12/19 4 $1,385,000   2,152 $644   $1,385,000 1
1997/12/20 4 $2,924,000 +111% 2,152 $1,359   $4,309,000 2
1997/12/21 4 $1,753,922 -40% 2,152 $815   $6,062,922 3
1997/12/22 4 $1,256,047 -28% 2,152 $584   $7,318,969 4
1997/12/23 4 $1,405,000 +12% 2,152 $653   $8,724,000 5
1997/12/24 3 $1,085,000 -23% 2,152 $504   $9,815,000 6
1997/12/25 7 $1,760,000 +62% 2,152 $818   $11,580,000 7
1997/12/29 4 $2,151,843   2,191 $982   $23,657,412 11
1997/12/30 4 $2,345,000 +9% 2,191 $1,070   $26,003,000 12
1997/12/31 4 $2,591,000 +10% 2,191 $1,183   $28,594,000 13
1998/01/01 4 $2,970,000 +15% 2,191 $1,356   $31,564,000 14
1998/01/02 4 $3,250,000 +9% 2,213 $1,469   $34,814,000 15
1998/01/03 4 $3,230,000 -1% 2,213 $1,460   $38,044,000 16
1998/01/04 4 $2,060,000 -36% 2,213 $931   $40,021,527 17
1998/01/05 7 $340,363 -83% 2,213 $154   $40,361,890 18
1998/01/06 10 $285,726 -16% 2,213 $129   $40,547,616 19
1998/01/07 9 $258,251 -10% 2,213 $117   $40,905,867 20
1998/01/08 8 $257,095 n/c 2,213 $116   $41,162,962 21
1998/01/09 9 $955,000 +271% 2,233 $428   $42,118,000 22
1998/01/10 6 $2,225,000 +133% 2,233 $996   $44,343,000 23
1998/01/11 6 $1,311,000 -41% 2,233 $587   $45,765,583 24
1998/01/12 10 $173,995 -87% 2,233 $78   $45,939,578 25
1998/01/13 10 $209,914 +21% 2,233 $94   $46,149,492 26
1998/01/14 10 $187,225 -11% 2,233 $84   $46,336,717 27
1998/01/15 10 $206,420 +10% 2,233 $92   $46,543,137 28
1998/01/16 9 $800,000 +288% 2,003 $399   $47,343,000 29
1998/01/17 9 $1,835,000 +129% 2,003 $916   $49,178,000 30
1998/01/18 9 $1,435,000 -22% 2,003 $716   $50,613,000 31
1998/01/19 4 $1,330,760 -7% 2,003 $664   $52,933,843 32
1998/01/20 9 $258,360 -81% 2,003 $129   $53,191,609 33
1998/01/21 10 $122,661 -53% 2,003 $61   $53,314,270 34

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1997/12/19 4 $11,802,799   2,152 $5,485   $11,802,799 7
1997/12/26 4 $19,800,727 +68% 2,191 $9,037   $31,603,526 14
1998/01/02 8 $9,559,436 -52% 2,213 $4,320   $41,162,962 21
1998/01/09 6 $5,380,135 -44% 2,233 $2,409   $46,543,097 28
1998/01/16 10 $6,953,361 +29% 2,003 $3,471   $53,496,458 35
1998/01/23 12 $1,618,568 -77% 1,776 $911   $55,115,026 42
1998/01/30 14 $1,760,175 +9% 1,350 $1,304   $56,875,201 49
1998/02/06 16 $1,149,473 -35% 1,082 $1,062   $58,024,674 56
1998/02/13 20 $845,820 -26% 729 $1,160   $58,870,494 63
1998/02/20 24 $358,458 -58% 515 $696   $59,228,952 70
1998/02/27 29 $264,428 -26% 379 $698   $59,493,380 77
1998/03/06 37 $179,701 -32% 275 $653   $59,673,081 84
1998/03/13 38 $148,302 -17% 251 $591   $59,821,383 91
1998/03/20 48 $66,425 -55% 203 $327   $59,887,808 98
1998/03/27 19 $615,680 +827% 713 $864   $60,503,488 105
1998/04/03 21 $539,209 -12% 670 $805   $61,042,697 112
1998/04/10 26 $331,896 -38% 562 $591   $61,374,593 119
1998/04/17 31 $247,993 -25% 439 $565   $61,622,586 126
1998/04/24 49 $91,302 -63% 439 $208   $61,713,888 133
1998/05/01 50 $77,487 -15% 105 $738   $61,791,375 140