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The Newton Boys (1998)

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

Metrics

Rotten Tomatoes
Critics FreshAudience Spilled
Critics
62% - Fresh
Audience
44% - Spilled

Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists


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

RecordRankRevenueChart
Date
Days In
Release
Biggest 8th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 3,454 $47,096 May 15, 1998 52
Biggest 7th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 3,642 $63,820 May 8, 1998 45
Biggest 6th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 3,444 $142,891 May 1, 1998 38
Biggest 5th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 3,846 $173,510 Apr 24, 1998 31
Biggest 4th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 4,169 $242,195 Apr 17, 1998 24
Biggest 3rd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 4,033 $613,995 Apr 10, 1998 17
Biggest 2nd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 3,405 $2,303,889 Apr 3, 1998 10
Biggest Opening Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 3,278 $4,010,245 Mar 27, 1998 3
Widest Opening Weekend 2,297 1,965 Mar 27, 1998 3

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   

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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