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My Fellow Americans (1996)

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $22,331,846Details
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  4. Video Sales
  5. Cast & Crew
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Metrics

Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists


Movie Details

Production Budget:$21,500,000
Domestic Releases: December 20th, 1996 (Wide) by Warner Bros.
MPAA Rating: PG-13 for salty language and innuendo
Running Time: 102 minutes
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Source:Original Screenplay
Genre:Comedy
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Contemporary Fiction
Production Companies: Warner Bros., Peters Entertainment, Storyline Entertainment
Production Countries: United States

Ranking on other Records and Milestones

RecordRankRevenueChart
Date
Days In
Release
Biggest 13th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,684 $53,828 Mar 14, 1997 87
Biggest 12th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,533 $97,913 Mar 7, 1997 80
Biggest 11th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,394 $150,027 Feb 28, 1997 73
Biggest 10th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,242 $242,784 Feb 21, 1997 66
Biggest 8th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 3,471 $45,591 Feb 7, 1997 52
Biggest 7th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 3,290 $93,046 Jan 31, 1997 45
Biggest 6th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 3,400 $150,593 Jan 24, 1997 38
Biggest 5th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 2,857 $508,148 Jan 17, 1997 31
Biggest 4th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 2,787 $1,180,578 Jan 10, 1997 24
Biggest 3rd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 2,102 $3,330,333 Jan 3, 1997 17
Biggest 2nd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 2,470 $4,166,630 Dec 27, 1996 10
Biggest Opening Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 3,725 $2,860,334 Dec 20, 1996 3
Widest Opening Weekend 2,352 1,915 Dec 20, 1996 3

Cast

   Russell P. Kramer
   Matt Douglas
   William Haney
John Heard    Ted Matthews
Wilford Brimley    Joe Hollis
Everett McGill    Col. Paul Tanner
Bradley Whitford    Carl Witnaur
Lauren Bacall    Margaret Kramer
James Rebhorn    Charlie Reynolds
Esther Rolle    Rita
Conchata Ferrell    Woman Truck Driver
Jack Kehler    Wayne
Connie Ray    Genny
Tom Everett    Wilkerson
Mark Lowenthal    Caldwell
Jeff Yagher    Dorothy/Lt. Ralph Fleming
Edwin Newman    Edwin Newman
Lynn Clark    Chrissy Kramer
Leigh Rose    Katherine Douglas
Mihoko Tokoro    Japanese Singer
Ken Enomoto    Hiroshi Ashino
Gunnar Peterson    Bruce
Scott Burkholder    Greg
Wayne Duvall    Chet
Jack Garner    President Haney's Caddy
Gene Bolande    Injured Golf Spectator
Francesca Rollins    Reporters
Paul Feig    Reporters
Cathy Ladman    Reynold's Secretary
Tom Wright    Jim
Dana Gould    Sandwich Guy at Book Convention
Scott Hoxby    Man with Subpoena
Jonathan Osser    Kramer's Grandson
Mitch Braswell    Marine One Pilot
Art Booth    Marine One Co-Pilot
Steve Carlisle    Man in Train Station Bathroom
Todd McDurmont    Elvis
Madison Wellington    Tina
David Malloy    Will
Jennifer L Jones    Fran
Rob Roy Fitzgerald    Dean
Jennifer Austin    Marilyn Monroe
Bobby Bass    NSA Hit Man #1
Steve Chambers    NSA Hit Man #2
Jimmy Nickerson    NSA Hit Man #3
Cara Gooden    Truck Stop Girl
Matt Zboyovski    Truck Stop Boy
Michael Peña    Ernesto
Alex Joganic    Kevin
Ocie Pouncie    Man in Diner
Neva Howell    Charlene-Budget Agent
Sheri Mann Stewart    Sandy-Budget Agent
Pete Penuel    Man in Parade
John O Leary    Caretaker Ben
Leighanne Wallace    Witnaur's Girlfriend
Rick Hall    White House Guard
Eric Siegel    President Haney's Aide
Ann Cusack    White House Tour Guide
Jean Speegle Howard    Asthmatic Woman on Tour
Dorothy Lucey    News Anchor
Jeff Mandon    Secret Service Agent
James Bissell    Secret Service Agent
Shawn Woodyard    Secret Service Agent
Stephen Wedan    Mounted Police #1
Tom Sean Foley    Mounted Police #2
Michael Russo    White House Sharpshooter
Christopher Kriesa    Agent Kopeck
William Kerr    V.P. Matthews' Make-Up Man
Peter Segal    TV Technician

Production and Technical Credits

Director   
Producer    Jon Peters
Screenwriter    E Jack Kaplan
Screenwriter    Richard Chapman
Screenwriter    Peter Tolan
Story by    E Jack Kaplan
Story by    Richard Chapman
Executive Producer    Craig Zadan
Executive Producer    Neil Meron
Executive Producer    Tracy Barone
Director of Photography    Julio Macat
Production Designer    James Bissell
Editor    William Kerr
Co-Producer    Jean Higgins
Co-Producer    Michael Ewing
Composer    William Ross
Assistant Director    John Hockridge
Second Unit Director    Freddie Hice
Unit Production Manager    Alma Kuttruff
Art Director    Gae Buckley
Art Director    Michael Rizzo
Set Decorator    Gary Fettis
Second Unit Camera    David Dunlap
Second Unit Camera    Joel King
Visual Effects Supervisor    Jon Farhat
Visual Effects Supervisor    Ariel Velasco Shaw
Special Effects Supervisor    Alan E. Lorimer
Costume Designer    Betsy Cox
Costume Supervisor    Elena Del Rio
Sound Mixer    Hank Garfield
Re-recording Mixer    Jeffrey J. Haboush
Re-recording Mixer    Kevin E. Carpenter
Re-recording Mixer    Robert Schaper
Supervising Sound Editor    Terry Rodman
Supervising Sound Editor    Jay Nierenberg
Sound Editor    Steve Mann
Sound Editor    Kimberly Lowe-Voigt
Sound Editor    Catherine M. Speakman
Sound Editor    Andrea Horta
Sound Editor    Kim Secrist
Sound Editor    Donald L. Warner, Jr.
Sound Editor    Joseph DiVitale
Sound Editor    Christopher Assells
Music Editor-Supervisor    Jim Harrison
Make up    Steve LaPorte
Hairstylist    Judy Alexander Cory
Music Supervisor    Michael Dilbeck
Song Writer    Clif Magness
Casting Director    Karen Rea
Stunt Coordinator    Freddie Hice

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
1996/12/20 9 $2,860,334   1,915 $1,494   $2,860,334 3
1996/12/27 9 $4,166,630 +46% 1,915 $2,176   $10,170,986 10
1997/01/03 10 $3,330,333 -20% 1,865 $1,786   $18,004,594 17
1997/01/10 16 $1,180,578 -65% 1,220 $968   $20,059,553 24
1997/01/17 25 $508,148 -57% 516 $985   $20,986,085 31
1997/01/24 36 $150,593 -70% 235 $641   $21,252,918 38
1997/01/31 44 $93,046 -38% 120 $775   $21,419,475 45
1997/02/07 53 $45,591 -51% 91 $501   $21,503,307 52
1997/02/21 29 $242,784   458 $530   $21,788,249 66
1997/02/28 33 $150,027 -38% 277 $542   $22,047,804 73
1997/03/07 36 $97,913 -35% 197 $497   $22,205,792 80
1997/03/14 44 $53,828 -45% 131 $411   $22,294,341 87

Daily Box Office Performance

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1996/12/20 8 $6,004,356   1,915 $3,135   $6,004,356 7
1996/12/27 9 $8,669,905 +44% 1,915 $4,527   $14,674,261 14
1997/01/03 9 $4,204,714 -52% 1,865 $2,255   $18,878,975 21
1997/01/10 16 $1,598,962 -62% 1,220 $1,311   $20,477,937 28
1997/01/17 25 $624,388 -61% 516 $1,210   $21,102,325 35
1997/01/24 35 $224,104 -64% 235 $954   $21,326,429 42
1997/01/31 41 $131,287 -41% 120 $1,094   $21,457,716 49
1997/02/21 27 $352,312   458 $769   $21,897,777 70
1997/02/28 32 $210,102 -40% 277 $758   $22,107,879 77
1997/03/07 34 $132,634 -37% 197 $673   $22,240,513 84