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The Newton Boys (1998)

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $10,341,093Details
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  2. News
  3. Box Office
  4. International
  5. Video Sales
  6. Cast & Crew
  7. Trailer

Metrics

Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists

RecordRankAmount
All Time Domestic Box Office 4,668 $10,341,093
All Time Worldwide Box Office 5,849 $10,341,093

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


Movie Details

Production Budget:$27,000,000
Domestic Releases: March 27th, 1998 (Wide) by 20th Century Fox
MPAA Rating: PG-13 for violence including bloody aftermath of a shooting, and for language
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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

RecordRankAmountChart
Date
Days In
Release
Biggest Domestic 8th Weekend 3,493 $47,096 May 15, 1998 52
Biggest Domestic 7th Weekend 3,683 $63,820 May 8, 1998 45
Biggest Domestic 6th Weekend 3,482 $142,891 May 1, 1998 38
Biggest Domestic 5th Weekend 3,884 $173,510 Apr 24, 1998 31
Biggest Domestic 4th Weekend 4,214 $242,195 Apr 17, 1998 24
Biggest Domestic 3rd Weekend 4,070 $613,995 Apr 10, 1998 17
Biggest Domestic 2nd Weekend 3,434 $2,303,889 Apr 3, 1998 10
Biggest Domestic Opening Weekend 3,310 $4,010,245 Mar 27, 1998 3
Leggiest Opening Weekend 1,449 2.74 Mar 27, 1998 3
Front-Loaded Opening Weekend 869 36.5% Mar 27, 1998 3
Widest Opening Weekend 2,331 1,965 Mar 27, 1998 3
Never No. 1 Domestic 3,013 $10,341,093 Mar 27, 1998 0

Cast

Matthew McConaughey    Willis Newton
Ethan Hawke    Jess Newton
Vincent D'Onofrio    Doc Newton
Skeet Ulrich    Joe Newton
Gail Cronauer    Ma Newton
Julianna Margulies    Louise Brown
Jena Karam    Orphan Singer
Dwight Yoakam    Brentwood Glasscock
Charles Gunning    Slim
Regina Mae Matthews    Orphan Fiddler
Beckett Gremmels    Lewis
Lew Temple    Waiter
Glynn Williams    Farmer Williams

Production and Technical Credits

Director   

Domestic Cumulative Box Office Records


Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1998/03/27 9 $4,010,245   1,965 $2,041   $4,010,245 3
1998/04/03 10 $2,303,889 -43% 1,969 $1,170   $7,571,210 10
1998/04/10 18 $613,995 -73% 877 $700   $9,174,069 17
1998/04/17 27 $242,195 -61% 393 $616   $9,680,438 24
1998/04/24 33 $173,510 -28% 332 $523   $9,917,309 31
1998/05/01 32 $142,891 -18% 333 $429   $10,117,861 38
1998/05/08 44 $63,820 -55% 182 $351   $10,227,321 45
1998/05/15 47 $47,096 -26% 112 $421   $10,297,897 52

Daily Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1998/03/27 6 $1,465,000   1,964 $746   $1,465,000 1
1998/03/28 9 $1,605,000 +10% 1,964 $817   $3,070,000 2
1998/03/29 8 $954,000 -41% 1,964 $486   $4,010,000 3
1998/03/30 6 $291,970 -69% 1,965 $149   $4,302,215 4
1998/03/31 7 $357,585 +22% 1,965 $182   $4,659,800 5
1998/04/01 9 $304,986 -15% 1,965 $155   $4,964,786 6
1998/04/02 9 $302,535 -1% 1,965 $154   $5,267,321 7
1998/04/03 10 $790,000 +161% 1,969 $401   $6,057,321 8
1998/04/04 9 $1,000,000 +27% 1,969 $508   $7,057,321 9
1998/04/07 10 $231,218   1,969 $117   $8,004,498 12

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1998/03/27 9 $5,267,321   1,965 $2,681   $5,267,321 7
1998/04/03 10 $3,292,753 -37% 1,969 $1,672   $8,560,074 14
1998/04/10 18 $878,169 -73% 877 $1,001   $9,438,243 21
1998/04/17 28 $305,556 -65% 393 $777   $9,743,799 28
1998/04/24 33 $231,171 -24% 332 $696   $9,974,970 35
1998/05/01 34 $188,531 -18% 333 $566   $10,163,501 42
1998/05/08 42 $87,300 -54% 182 $480   $10,250,801 49