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The Opposite of Sex (1998)

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

Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists

RecordRankAmount
All Time Domestic Box Office (Rank 5,401-5,500) 5,489 $6,367,164
All Time Worldwide Box Office (Rank 6,901-7,000) 6,955 $6,367,164
All Time Domestic Highest Grossing Limited Release Movies (Rank 401-500) 432 $6,367,164
All Time Domestic Box Office for R Movies (Rank 1,701-1,800) 1,740 $6,367,164
All Time Worldwide Box Office for R Movies (Rank 2,001-2,100) 2,075 $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 GrossDays
1998/05/22 36 $102,385   5 $20,477   $102,385 3
1998/05/29 32 $145,199 +42% 13 $11,169   $275,836 10
1998/06/05 31 $124,292 -14% 15 $8,286   $482,988 17
1998/06/12 21 $254,804 +105% 82 $3,107   $782,474 24
1998/06/19 19 $288,122 +13% 70 $4,116   $1,192,960 31
1998/06/26 19 $360,719 +25% 85 $4,244   $1,742,507 38
1998/07/03 17 $501,537 +39% 175 $2,866   $2,454,613 45
1998/07/10 17 $486,360 -3% 183 $2,658   $3,245,914 52
1998/07/17 19 $383,136 -21% 174 $2,202   $3,918,500 59
1998/07/24 23 $266,984 -30% 150 $1,780   $4,408,629 66
1998/07/31 27 $204,401 -23% 110 $1,858   $4,765,587 73
1998/08/07 32 $144,564 -29% 97 $1,490   $5,032,716 80
1998/08/14 34 $139,440 -4% 89 $1,567   $5,286,203 87
1998/08/21 39 $125,733 -10% 62 $2,028   $5,496,021 94
1998/08/28 45 $105,451 -16% 64 $1,648   $5,238,551 101
1998/09/04 42 $132,558 +26% 65 $2,039   $5,405,938 108
1998/09/11 48 $59,713 -55% 56 $1,066   $5,496,989 115
1998/09/18 48 $60,703 +2% 60 $1,012   $6,041,505 122
1998/09/25 51 $51,646 -15% 0     $6,115,267 129
1998/10/09 57 $35,202   0     $6,225,943 143
1998/10/16 59 $29,612 -16% 31 $955   $6,267,497 150
1998/10/30 59 $17,978   13 $1,383   $5,844,328 164
1998/11/06 64 $12,159 -32% 10 $1,216   $5,849,917 171
1998/11/13 74 $7,921 -35% 6 $1,320   $5,866,549 178
1998/11/20 73 $6,043 -24% 6 $1,007   $5,879,254 185

Daily Box Office Performance

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1998/05/22 36 $130,637   5 $26,127   $130,637 7
1998/05/29 30 $228,059 +75% 13 $17,543   $358,696 14
1998/06/05 31 $168,974 -26% 15 $11,265   $527,670 21
1998/06/12 22 $377,168 +123% 82 $4,600   $904,838 28
1998/06/19 19 $476,950 +26% 70 $6,814   $1,381,788 35
1998/06/26 19 $571,288 +20% 85 $6,721   $1,953,076 42
1998/07/03 17 $806,478 +41% 175 $4,608   $2,759,554 49
1998/07/10 18 $775,810 -4% 183 $4,239   $3,535,364 56
1998/07/17 20 $606,281 -22% 174 $3,484   $4,141,645 63
1998/07/24 23 $419,541 -31% 150 $2,797   $4,561,186 70
1998/07/31 28 $326,966 -22% 110 $2,972   $4,888,152 77
1998/08/07 32 $258,611 -21% 97 $2,666   $5,146,763 84
1998/08/14 34 $223,525 -14% 89 $2,512   $5,370,288 91
1998/08/28 42 $140,280   64 $2,192   $5,273,380 105
1998/09/04 42 $163,896 +17% 65 $2,521   $5,437,276 112
1998/09/11 25 $543,526 +232% 56 $9,706   $5,980,802 119
1998/09/18 48 $82,819 -85% 60 $1,380   $6,063,621 126
1998/10/09 50 $47,144   0     $6,237,885 147
1998/10/30 66 $11,408   13 $878   $5,837,758 168
1998/11/06 62 $20,870 +83% 10 $2,087   $5,858,628 175
1998/11/13 66 $14,583 -30% 6 $2,431   $5,873,211 182