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Mystery, Alaska (1999)

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $8,891,623Details
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  1. Summary
  2. News
  3. Box Office
  4. Video Sales
  5. Cast & Crew
  6. Trailer

Metrics

Rotten Tomatoes
Critics RottenAudience Upright
Critics
38% - Rotten
Audience
66% - Upright

Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists


Movie Details

Production Budget:$28,000,000
Domestic Releases: October 1st, 1999 (Wide) by Walt Disney
Video Release: May 9th, 2000 by Walt Disney Home Entertainment
MPAA Rating: R for language and sexuality
Running Time: 119 minutes
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Keywords: Winter Sports, Hockey
Source:Original Screenplay
Genre:Comedy
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Contemporary Fiction
Production Companies: Hollywood Pictures
Production Countries: Canada

Ranking on other Records and Milestones

RecordRankRevenueChart
Date
Days In
Release
Biggest 13th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 3,388 $1,256 Dec 24, 1999 87
Biggest 12th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 3,023 $7,701 Dec 17, 1999 80
Biggest 11th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 2,850 $20,448 Dec 10, 1999 73
Biggest 10th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 3,169 $22,757 Dec 3, 1999 66
Biggest 9th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 3,063 $46,011 Nov 26, 1999 59
Biggest 8th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 2,606 $112,807 Nov 19, 1999 52
Biggest 7th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 3,979 $43,744 Nov 12, 1999 45
Biggest 6th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 3,858 $89,884 Nov 5, 1999 38
Biggest 5th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 4,016 $141,334 Oct 29, 1999 31
Biggest 4th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 4,039 $284,541 Oct 22, 1999 24
Biggest 3rd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 3,770 $877,734 Oct 15, 1999 17
Biggest 2nd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 3,690 $1,801,833 Oct 8, 1999 10
Biggest Opening Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 3,625 $3,102,191 Oct 1, 1999 3
Widest Opening Weekend 2,652 1,673 Oct 1, 1999 3

Cast

   John Biebe
   Charles Danner
   Donna Biebe
   Mary Jane Pitcher
   "Skank" Marden
   Mayor Scott Pitcher
   Bailey Pruitt
   Judge Burns
Michael McKean    Mr. Walsh
Judith Ivey    Joanne Burns
Scott Grimes    Birdie Burns
Adam Beach    Galin Winetka
Ryan Northcott    Stevie Weeks
Kevin Durand    Adam "Tree" Lane
Ben Stait    Kevin Holt
Megyn Price    Sarah Heinz
Rachel Wilson    Marla Burns
Beth Littleford    Janice Pettiboe
Michael Buie    Connor Banks
Jason Gray-Stanford    Det. Bobby Michan
Leroy Peltier    Ben Winetka
Cameron Bancroft    Tinker Connolly
Stephen Hair    Jack Danby
Joshua Silberg    Michael Biebe
Regan Sean O'Byrne Macelwain    Joey Biebe
Terry David Mulligan    Dr. Henry Savage
Rod Jarvis    Referee
Lindsay Jarvis    Linesman
Mike Myers    The Bloated, Pasty Sportscaster (uncredited)
Jim Fox    Himself
Doug McLeod    Himself
Phil Esposito    Himself
Betty Linde    Mirabelle Houle
Randall Arney    TV Director
Little Richard    Himself
Gary Murdoch    Bodyguard
Genevieve Fraser    Student Charlotte
Taylor Smith    Student Tommy
Matt Clarke    Joe
Scott Olynek    Bob
Zane Snow    Jeff
Joe Turvey    Walt
Brenda Shuttleworth    Deputy Betty Fisher
Michael Auger    Gordon Herrod
Shaun Johnston    D.A. Dollof
Karen Gartner    Jury Foreman
Bruce Nozick    NHL Lawyer
Gerry Becker    Players' Union Lawyer
L. Scott Caldwell    Judge McGibbons
Steve Levy    Himself
Barry Melrose    Himself
Warren Beckett    Hockey Player
Mike Church    Hockey Player
Beau Evans    Hockey Player
Ryan Haggins    Hockey Player
Fred Hettle    Hockey Player
Travis Hulse    Hockey Player
Todd Karman    Hockey Player
Dale Kushner    Hockey Player
Marty Lacroix    Hockey Player
Dave Lovsin    Hockey Player
George Maniotakis    Hockey Player
Darren Morrison    Hockey Player
Dean Payne    Hockey Player
Jason Peipmann    Hockey Player
Justin Sather    Hockey Player
Jason Smith    Hockey Player
Travis Stephenson    Hockey Player
Brad Turner    Hockey Player
Grant Van Laar    Hockey Player
Jim Wheatcroft    Hockey Player
Cory Wills    Hockey Player
Jason Wist    Hockey Player

Production and Technical Credits

Director   
Screenwriter    David E. Kelley
Screenwriter    Regan Sean O'Byrne Macelwain
Producer    David E. Kelley
Producer    Howard Baldwin
Executive Producer    Dan Kolsrud
Production Designer    Rusty Smith
Editor    Jon Poll
Editor    Greg Hayden
Composer    Carter Burwell
Director of Photography    Peter Deming
Co-Producer    Karen Baldwin
Co-Producer    Richard Cohen
Co-Producer    Jack L. Gilardi, Jr.
Associate Producer    Shauna Robertson
Assistant Director    Richard Cowan
Second Unit Director    Steve Boyum
Unit Production Manager    Fran Rosati
Art Director    Andrew Neskorommy
Set Decorator    Elizabeth Wilcox
Second Unit Camera    Roger Vernon
Visual Effects Supervisor    David D. Johnson
Special Effects Coordinator    Gary Paller
Costume Designer    Deena Appel
Sound Mixer    Larry Sutton
Re-recording Mixer    Andy D'Addario
Re-recording Mixer    Tom Dahl
Supervising Sound Editor    George Anderson
Sound Effects Editor    David Chris Smith
Sound Effects Editor    David F. Van Slyke
Dialogue Editor    Jim Brookshire
Dialogue Editor    James Matheny
Dialogue Editor    Kerry Williams
Music Editor    Adam Milo Smalley
Make up    Victoria Down
Hairstylist    Pauline Tremblay
Casting Director    Linda Lowy
Casting Director    John Brace
Stunt Coordinator    Guy Bews

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
1999/10/01 9 $3,102,191   1,673 $1,854   $3,102,191 3
1999/10/08 11 $1,801,833 -42% 1,704 $1,057   $5,918,663 10
1999/10/15 15 $877,734 -51% 1,208 $727   $7,518,901 17
1999/10/22 25 $284,541 -68% 410 $694   $8,133,104 24
1999/10/29 35 $141,334 -50% 232 $609   $8,354,773 31
1999/11/05 43 $89,884 -36% 142 $633   $8,504,064 38
1999/11/12 58 $43,744 -51% 83 $527   $8,575,166 45
1999/11/19 38 $112,807 +158% 282 $400   $8,703,061 52
1999/11/26 58 $46,011 -59% 115 $400   $8,797,791 59
1999/12/03 67 $22,757 -51% 64 $356   $8,835,292 66
1999/12/10 67 $20,448 -10% 71 $288   $8,864,580 73
1999/12/17 74 $7,701 -62% 28 $275   $8,882,569 80
1999/12/24 78 $1,256 -84% 8 $157   $8,888,143 87

Daily Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1999/10/01 8 $966,000   1,671 $578   $966,000 1
1999/10/02 9 $1,297,000 +34% 1,671 $776   $2,263,000 2
1999/10/03 9 $811,000 -37% 1,673 $485   $3,102,191 3
1999/10/04 6 $244,766 -70% 1,673 $146   $3,346,957 4
1999/10/05 6 $289,204 +18% 1,673 $173   $3,636,161 5
1999/10/06 6 $240,825 -17% 1,673 $144   $3,876,986 6
1999/10/07 8 $239,844 n/c 1,673 $143   $4,116,830 7
1999/10/08 10 $513,000 +114% 1,704 $301   $4,630,000 8
1999/10/09 11 $731,000 +42% 1,704 $429   $5,361,000 9
1999/10/10 11 $546,000 -25% 1,704 $320   $5,918,663 10
1999/10/11 10 $244,499 -55% 1,704 $143   $6,163,162 11
1999/10/12 8 $173,478 -29% 1,704 $102   $6,336,640 12
1999/10/13 8 $150,945 -13% 1,704 $89   $6,487,585 13
1999/10/14 9 $153,582 +2% 1,704 $90   $6,641,167 14
1999/10/17 14 $237,000   1,208 $196   $7,518,901 17
1999/10/18 15 $70,262 -70% 1,208 $58   $7,589,163 18
1999/10/19 12 $87,758 +25% 1,208 $73   $7,676,921 19
1999/10/20 12 $85,275 -3% 1,208 $71   $7,762,196 20
1999/10/21 13 $86,367 +1% 1,208 $71   $7,848,563 21

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1999/10/01 8 $4,116,830   1,673 $2,461   $4,116,830 7
1999/10/08 11 $2,524,337 -39% 1,704 $1,481   $6,641,167 14
1999/10/15 15 $1,207,396 -52% 1,208 $1,000   $7,848,563 21
1999/10/22 26 $364,876 -70% 410 $890   $8,213,439 28
1999/10/29 36 $200,741 -45% 232 $865   $8,414,180 35
1999/11/05 45 $117,242 -42% 142 $826   $8,531,422 42
1999/11/12 60 $58,832 -50% 83 $709   $8,590,254 49
1999/11/19 38 $161,526 +175% 282 $573   $8,751,780 56
1999/11/26 59 $60,755 -62% 115 $528   $8,812,535 63
1999/12/03 67 $31,597 -48% 64 $494   $8,844,132 70
1999/12/10 61 $30,736 -3% 71 $433   $8,874,868 77
1999/12/17 64 $12,019 -61% 28 $429   $8,886,887 84