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Mr. Holland’s Opus (1995)

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $82,582,604Details
International Box Office $23,700,000Details
Worldwide Box Office $106,282,604
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Metrics

Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists

RecordRankAmount
All Time Domestic Box Office (Rank 801-900) 868 $82,582,604
All Time International Box Office (Rank 2,401-2,500) 2,406 $23,700,000
All Time Worldwide Box Office (Rank 1,301-1,400) 1,361 $106,282,604
All Time Domestic Highest Grossing Limited Release Movies 10 $82,582,604

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


Movie Details

Production Budget:$31,000,000
Domestic Releases: December 29th, 1995 (Wide) by Walt Disney, released as Mr. Holland's Opus
MPAA Rating: PG for mild language
Running Time: 143 minutes
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Keywords: Musicians, Inspirational Teacher
Source:Original Screenplay
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 30th Weekend Limited Release 23 $46,411 Jul 19, 1996 206
Biggest Domestic 29th Weekend 87 $73,666 Jul 12, 1996 199
Biggest 29th Weekend Limited Release 18 $73,666 Jul 12, 1996 199
Biggest Domestic 28th Weekend 59 $180,058 Jul 5, 1996 192
Biggest 28th Weekend Limited Release 13 $180,058 Jul 5, 1996 192
Biggest Domestic 27th Weekend 60 $214,191 Jun 28, 1996 185
Biggest 27th Weekend Limited Release 10 $214,191 Jun 28, 1996 185
Biggest Domestic 26th Weekend 60 $292,371 Jun 21, 1996 178
Biggest 26th Weekend Limited Release 9 $292,371 Jun 21, 1996 178
Biggest Domestic 25th Weekend 59 $373,142 Jun 14, 1996 171
Biggest 25th Weekend Limited Release 11 $373,142 Jun 14, 1996 171
Biggest Domestic 24th Weekend 99 $233,183 Jun 7, 1996 164
Biggest 24th Weekend Limited Release 16 $233,183 Jun 7, 1996 164
Biggest Domestic 23rd Weekend 93 $330,694 May 31, 1996 157
Biggest 23rd Weekend Limited Release 17 $330,694 May 31, 1996 157
Biggest Domestic 22nd Weekend 78 $510,893 May 24, 1996 150
Biggest 22nd Weekend Limited Release 16 $510,893 May 24, 1996 150
Biggest 21st Weekend Limited Release 24 $401,509 May 17, 1996 143
Biggest 20th Weekend Limited Release 71 $113,229 May 10, 1996 136
Biggest 19th Weekend Limited Release 68 $149,284 May 3, 1996 129
Biggest 18th Weekend Limited Release 59 $216,720 Apr 26, 1996 122
Biggest 17th Weekend Limited Release 48 $358,353 Apr 19, 1996 115
Biggest 16th Weekend Limited Release 38 $603,203 Apr 12, 1996 108
Biggest 15th Weekend Limited Release 32 $886,656 Apr 5, 1996 101
Biggest 14th Weekend Limited Release 30 $1,284,122 Mar 29, 1996 94
Biggest Domestic 13th Weekend 97 $1,973,447 Mar 22, 1996 87
Biggest 13th Weekend Limited Release 21 $1,973,447 Mar 22, 1996 87
Biggest Domestic 12th Weekend 93 $2,228,781 Mar 15, 1996 80
Biggest 12th Weekend Limited Release 15 $2,228,781 Mar 15, 1996 80
Biggest Domestic 11th Weekend 77 $3,043,631 Mar 8, 1996 73
Biggest 11th Weekend Limited Release 9 $3,043,631 Mar 8, 1996 73
Biggest Domestic 10th Weekend 58 $4,205,418 Mar 1, 1996 66
Biggest 10th Weekend Limited Release 6 $4,205,418 Mar 1, 1996 66
Biggest Domestic 9th Weekend 58 $5,055,814 Feb 23, 1996 59
Biggest 9th Weekend Limited Release 7 $5,055,814 Feb 23, 1996 59
Biggest Domestic 8th Weekend 35 $7,478,155 Feb 16, 1996 52
Biggest 8th Weekend Limited Release 3 $7,478,155 Feb 16, 1996 52
Fastest to $50m 1,381 $50,030,891 Feb 16, 1996 52
Washington's Birthday (All Movies, 3-Day) 144 $7,478,155 Feb 16, 1996 52
Washington's Birthday (All Movies, 3-Day, Inflation Adjusted) 122 $15,057,823 Feb 16, 1996 52
Biggest Domestic 7th Weekend 83 $6,755,438 Feb 9, 1996 45
Biggest 7th Weekend Limited Release 6 $6,755,438 Feb 9, 1996 45
Biggest Domestic 6th Weekend 86 $8,136,597 Feb 2, 1996 38
Biggest 6th Weekend Limited Release 3 $8,136,597 Feb 2, 1996 38
Biggest 5th Weekend Limited Release 3 $8,297,082 Jan 26, 1996 31
Super Bowl (All Movies, 3-Day) 55 $8,297,082 Jan 26, 1996 31
Super Bowl (All Movies, 3-Day, Inflation Adjusted) 28 $16,706,794 Jan 26, 1996 31
Biggest 4th Weekend Limited Release 2 $9,257,334 Jan 19, 1996 24
Widest Expansion Limited Release 17 1,658 Dec 29, 1995 0

Cast

   Glenn Holland
Glenne Headly    Iris Holland
Jay Thomas    Bill Meister, Phys-Ed Teacher JFK High School
Olympia Dukakis    Principal Jacobs
William H. Macy    Vice Principal Wolters
Alicia Witt    Gertrude Lang
Terrence Howard    Louis Russ
Joanna Gleason    Gertrude Lang as an adult
Balthazar Getty    Slacker

Production and Technical Credits

Director   
Composer    Michael Kamen
Sound Designer    Tim Chau
Supervising Sound Editor    Tim Chau

Domestic Cumulative Box Office Records


Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossWeek
1995/12/29 62 $14,466   1 $14,466   $14,466 1
1996/01/19 2 $9,257,334   1,409 $6,570   $9,257,334 4
1996/01/26 1 $8,297,082 -10% 1,619 $5,125   $20,343,980 5
1996/02/02 3 $8,136,597 -2% 1,655 $4,916   $31,240,216 6
1996/02/09 2 $6,755,438 -17% 1,659 $4,072   $40,256,830 7
1996/02/16 5 $7,478,155 +11% 1,629 $4,591   $50,030,891 8
1996/02/23 5 $5,055,814 -32% 1,599 $3,162   $56,702,448 9
1996/03/01 7 $4,205,418 -17% 1,629 $2,582   $62,328,933 10
1996/03/08 9 $3,043,631 -28% 1,564 $1,946   $66,593,356 11
1996/03/15 6 $2,228,781 -27% 1,475 $1,511   $69,930,705 12
1996/03/22 8 $1,973,447 -11% 1,491 $1,324   $72,823,149 13
1996/03/29 13 $1,284,122 -35% 1,186 $1,083   $74,867,748 14
1996/04/05 17 $886,656 -31% 1,094 $810   $76,257,788 15
1996/04/12 20 $603,203 -32% 782 $771   $77,286,834 16
1996/04/19 25 $358,353 -41% 501 $715   $77,816,728 17
1996/04/26 27 $216,720 -40% 325 $667   $78,141,225 18
1996/05/03 35 $149,284 -31% 243 $614   $78,352,617 19
1996/05/10 37 $113,229 -24% 219 $517   $78,512,175 20
1996/05/17 23 $401,509 +255% 505 $795   $78,960,350 21
1996/05/24 15 $510,893 +27% 404 $1,265   $79,630,979 22
1996/05/31 15 $330,694 -35% 349 $948   $80,062,354 23
1996/06/07 20 $233,183 -29% 251 $929   $80,463,554 24
1996/06/14 15 $373,142 +60% 414 $901   $80,966,591 25
1996/06/21 18 $292,371 -22% 351 $833   $81,573,226 26
1996/06/28 25 $214,191 -27% 259 $827   $81,990,061 27
1996/07/05 28 $180,058 -16% 180 $1,000   $82,242,514 28
1996/07/12 35 $73,666 -59% 132 $558   $82,373,925 29
1996/07/19 43 $46,411 -37% 91 $510   $82,465,254 30

Daily Box Office Performance

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossWeek
1996/01/19 2 $12,046,898   1,409 $8,550   $12,046,898 4
1996/01/26 2 $11,056,721 -8% 1,619 $6,829   $23,103,619 5
1996/02/02 3 $10,397,773 -6% 1,655 $6,283   $33,501,392 6
1996/02/09 3 $9,051,344 -13% 1,659 $5,456   $42,552,736 7
1996/02/16 5 $9,093,898 n/c 1,629 $5,583   $51,646,634 8
1996/02/23 5 $6,476,881 -29% 1,599 $4,051   $58,123,515 9
1996/03/01 7 $5,426,210 -16% 1,629 $3,331   $63,549,725 10
1996/03/08 9 $4,152,199 -23% 1,564 $2,655   $67,701,924 11
1996/03/15 6 $3,147,778 -24% 1,475 $2,134   $70,849,702 12
1996/03/22 1 $62,733,924 +1,893% 1,491 $42,075   $73,583,626 13
1996/03/29 13 $1,787,506 -97% 1,186 $1,507   $75,371,132 14
1996/04/05 16 $1,312,499 -27% 1,094 $1,200   $76,683,631 15
1996/04/12 19 $774,744 -41% 782 $991   $77,458,375 16
1996/04/19 22 $466,130 -40% 501 $930   $77,924,505 17
1996/04/26 27 $278,828 -40% 325 $858   $78,203,333 18
1996/05/03 35 $195,613 -30% 243 $805   $78,398,946 19
1996/05/10 39 $159,895 -18% 219 $730   $78,558,841 20
1996/05/17 21 $561,245 +251% 505 $1,111   $79,120,086 21
1996/05/24 14 $611,574 +9% 404 $1,514   $79,731,660 22
1996/05/31 15 $498,711 -18% 349 $1,429   $80,230,371 23
1996/06/07 21 $363,078 -27% 251 $1,447   $80,593,449 24
1996/06/14 16 $687,406 +89% 414 $1,660   $81,280,855 25
1996/06/21 17 $495,015 -28% 351 $1,410   $81,775,870 26
1996/06/28 24 $286,586 -42% 259 $1,107   $82,062,456 27
1996/07/05 29 $237,803 -17% 180 $1,321   $82,300,259 28
1996/07/12 35 $118,584 -50% 132 $898   $82,418,843 29

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