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The Opposite of Sex (1998)

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $6,367,164Details
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  5. Video Sales
  6. Cast & Crew
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Metrics

Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists

RecordRankAmount
All Time Domestic Box Office (Rank 5,501-5,600) 5,530 $6,367,164
All Time Worldwide Box Office (Rank 7,001-7,100) 7,081 $6,367,164
All Time Domestic Highest Grossing Limited Release Movies (Rank 401-500) 434 $6,367,164
All Time Domestic Box Office for R Movies (Rank 1,701-1,800) 1,778 $6,367,164
All Time Worldwide Box Office for R Movies (Rank 2,101-2,200) 2,122 $6,367,164

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


Movie Details

Domestic Releases: May 22nd, 1998 (Wide) by Sony Pictures Classics
MPAA Rating: R for strong language and sex related dialogue and sexuality
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Keywords: LGBT
Source:Original Screenplay
Genre:Black Comedy
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Contemporary Fiction
Production Countries: United States

Ranking on other Records and Milestones

RecordRankAmountChart
Date
Days In
Release
Top 1998 Theater Average Limited Release 18 $20,477 May 22, 1998 3

Cast

Christina Ricci    Dedee Truitt
Martin Donovan    Bill Truitt
Lisa Kudrow    Lucia
Johnny Galecki    Jason
Ivan Sergei    Matt Mateo
Heather Lee    Tricia
Lyle Lovett    Sheriff Carl Tippett
William Lee Scott    Randy 'One Ball' Cates

Domestic Cumulative Box Office Records


Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossWeek
1998/05/22 36 $102,385   5 $20,477   $102,385 1
1998/05/29 32 $145,199 +42% 13 $11,169   $275,836 2
1998/06/05 31 $124,292 -14% 15 $8,286   $482,988 3
1998/06/12 21 $254,804 +105% 82 $3,107   $782,474 4
1998/06/19 19 $288,122 +13% 70 $4,116   $1,192,960 5
1998/06/26 19 $360,719 +25% 85 $4,244   $1,742,507 6
1998/07/03 17 $501,537 +39% 175 $2,866   $2,454,613 7
1998/07/10 17 $486,360 -3% 183 $2,658   $3,245,914 8
1998/07/17 19 $383,136 -21% 174 $2,202   $3,918,500 9
1998/07/24 23 $266,984 -30% 150 $1,780   $4,408,629 10
1998/07/31 27 $204,401 -23% 110 $1,858   $4,765,587 11
1998/08/07 32 $144,564 -29% 97 $1,490   $5,032,716 12
1998/08/14 34 $139,440 -4% 89 $1,567   $5,286,203 13
1998/08/21 39 $125,733 -10% 62 $2,028   $5,496,021 14
1998/08/28 45 $105,451 -16% 64 $1,648   $5,238,551 15
1998/09/04 42 $132,558 +26% 65 $2,039   $5,405,938 16
1998/09/11 48 $59,713 -55% 56 $1,066   $5,496,989 17
1998/09/18 48 $60,703 +2% 60 $1,012   $6,041,505 18
1998/09/25 51 $51,646 -15% 0     $6,115,267 19
1998/10/09 57 $35,202   0     $6,225,943 21
1998/10/16 59 $29,612 -16% 31 $955   $6,267,497 22
1998/10/30 59 $17,978   13 $1,383   $5,844,328 24
1998/11/06 64 $12,159 -32% 10 $1,216   $5,849,917 25
1998/11/13 74 $7,921 -35% 6 $1,320   $5,866,549 26
1998/11/20 73 $6,043 -24% 6 $1,007   $5,879,254 27

Daily Box Office Performance

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossWeek
1998/05/22 36 $130,637   5 $26,127   $130,637 1
1998/05/29 30 $228,059 +75% 13 $17,543   $358,696 2
1998/06/05 31 $168,974 -26% 15 $11,265   $527,670 3
1998/06/12 22 $377,168 +123% 82 $4,600   $904,838 4
1998/06/19 19 $476,950 +26% 70 $6,814   $1,381,788 5
1998/06/26 19 $571,288 +20% 85 $6,721   $1,953,076 6
1998/07/03 17 $806,478 +41% 175 $4,608   $2,759,554 7
1998/07/10 18 $775,810 -4% 183 $4,239   $3,535,364 8
1998/07/17 20 $606,281 -22% 174 $3,484   $4,141,645 9
1998/07/24 23 $419,541 -31% 150 $2,797   $4,561,186 10
1998/07/31 28 $326,966 -22% 110 $2,972   $4,888,152 11
1998/08/07 32 $258,611 -21% 97 $2,666   $5,146,763 12
1998/08/14 34 $223,525 -14% 89 $2,512   $5,370,288 13
1998/08/28 42 $140,280   64 $2,192   $5,273,380 15
1998/09/04 42 $163,896 +17% 65 $2,521   $5,437,276 16
1998/09/11 25 $543,526 +232% 56 $9,706   $5,980,802 17
1998/09/18 48 $82,819 -85% 60 $1,380   $6,063,621 18
1998/10/09 50 $47,144   0     $6,237,885 21
1998/10/30 66 $11,408   13 $878   $5,837,758 24
1998/11/06 62 $20,870 +83% 10 $2,087   $5,858,628 25
1998/11/13 66 $14,583 -30% 6 $2,431   $5,873,211 26