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One True Thing (1998)

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $23,209,440Details
International Box Office $3,371,000
Worldwide Box Office $26,580,440
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Metrics

Rotten Tomatoes
Critics Certified FreshAudience Upright
Critics
89% - Certified Fresh
Audience
72% - Upright

Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists


Movie Details

Production Budget:$30,000,000
Domestic Releases: September 18th, 1998 (Wide) by Universal
MPAA Rating: R for language
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Source:Based on Fiction Book/Short Story
Genre:Drama
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Contemporary Fiction
Production Countries: United States

Ranking on other Records and Milestones

RecordRankRevenueChart
Date
Days In
Release
Biggest 9th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 2,443 $85,775 Nov 13, 1998 59
Biggest 8th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 2,257 $152,750 Nov 6, 1998 52
Biggest 7th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 2,262 $245,430 Oct 30, 1998 45
Biggest 6th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 2,583 $328,440 Oct 23, 1998 38
Biggest 5th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 2,412 $809,360 Oct 16, 1998 31
Biggest 4th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 2,151 $1,920,795 Oct 9, 1998 24
Biggest 3rd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 2,409 $2,666,675 Oct 2, 1998 17
Biggest 2nd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 2,298 $4,438,980 Sep 25, 1998 10
Biggest Opening Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 2,404 $6,606,455 Sep 18, 1998 3
Widest Opening Weekend 2,691 1,590 Sep 18, 1998 3
Movies with Leggiest Opening Weekend 588 3.25 Sep 18, 1998 1
Movies with Most Front-Loaded Opening Weekend 685 30.7% Sep 18, 1998 1

Cast

   Kate Gulden
   Ellen Gulden
   George Gulden
Tom Everett Scott    Brian Gulden
Lauren Graham    Jules
Nicky Katt    Jordan Belzer
James Eckhouse    District Attorney
Patrick Breen    Mr. Tweedy
Gerrit Graham    Oliver Most
Hallee Hirsh    Young Ellen
Harry O'Reilly   

Production and Technical Credits

Director   

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Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1998/09/18 2 $6,606,455   1,590 $4,155   $6,606,455 3
1998/09/25 4 $4,438,980 -33% 1,626 $2,730   $13,191,940 10
1998/10/02 8 $2,666,675 -40% 1,636 $1,630   $17,313,885 17
1998/10/09 9 $1,920,795 -28% 1,568 $1,225   $20,183,340 24
1998/10/16 13 $809,360 -58% 1,072 $755   $21,758,185 31
1998/10/23 20 $328,440 -59% 552 $595   $22,402,675 38
1998/10/30 23 $245,430 -25% 486 $505   $22,791,740 45
1998/11/06 33 $152,750 -38% 315 $485   $23,058,395 52
1998/11/13 39 $85,775 -44% 235 $365   $23,209,440 59

Daily Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1998/09/18 2 $2,030,000   1,590 $1,277   $2,030,000 1
1998/09/19 2 $2,855,000 +41% 1,590 $1,796   $4,885,000 2
1998/09/20 2 $1,741,000 -39% 1,590 $1,095   $6,606,000 3
1998/09/21 2 $548,550 -68% 1,590 $345   $7,155,005 4
1998/09/22 2 $651,900 +19% 1,590 $410   $7,806,905 5
1998/09/23 2 $492,905 -24% 1,590 $310   $8,299,810 6
1998/09/24 2 $453,150 -8% 1,590 $285   $8,752,960 7
1998/09/25 4 $1,280,000 +182% 1,625 $788   $10,033,000 8
1998/09/26 5 $1,980,000 +55% 1,626 $1,218   $12,013,000 9
1998/09/27 4 $1,179,000 -40% 1,626 $725   $13,192,000 10
1998/09/28 4 $308,940 -74% 1,626 $190   $13,500,880 11
1998/09/29 4 $414,630 +34% 1,626 $255   $13,916,510 12
1998/09/30 4 $390,240 -6% 1,626 $240   $14,305,750 13
1998/10/01 5 $341,460 -13% 1,626 $210   $14,647,210 14
1998/10/02 8 $785,000 +130% 1,630 $482   $15,432,000 15
1998/10/03 8 $1,205,000 +54% 1,630 $739   $16,637,000 16
1998/10/04 8 $703,000 -42% 1,636 $430   $17,314,000 17
1998/10/05 8 $204,500 -71% 1,636 $125   $17,518,385 18
1998/10/06 8 $269,940 +32% 1,636 $165   $17,788,325 19
1998/10/07 8 $237,220 -12% 1,636 $145   $18,025,545 20
1998/10/08 8 $237,000 n/c 1,636 $145   $18,262,545 21
1998/10/09 9 $535,000 +126% 1,565 $342   $18,798,000 22
1998/10/10 9 $825,000 +54% 1,565 $527   $19,623,000 23
1998/10/11 9 $560,340 -32% 1,568 $357   $20,183,340 24
1998/10/12 10 $149,920 -73% 1,568 $96   $20,333,260 25
1998/10/13 9 $172,040 +15% 1,568 $110   $20,505,300 26
1998/10/14 9 $171,930 n/c 1,568 $110   $20,777,230 27
1998/10/15 9 $171,595 n/c 1,568 $109   $20,948,825 28

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1998/09/18 2 $8,752,960   1,590 $5,505   $8,752,960 7
1998/09/25 4 $5,894,250 -33% 1,626 $3,625   $14,647,210 14
1998/10/02 8 $3,615,335 -39% 1,636 $2,210   $18,262,545 21
1998/10/09 9 $2,686,280 -26% 1,568 $1,713   $20,948,825 28
1998/10/16 13 $1,125,410 -58% 1,072 $1,050   $22,074,235 35
1998/10/23 19 $472,075 -58% 552 $855   $22,546,310 42
1998/10/30 22 $359,335 -24% 486 $739   $22,905,645 49
1998/11/06 32 $218,020 -39% 315 $692   $23,123,665 56