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Outbreak (1995)

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $67,823,573Details
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  3. Box Office
  4. Video Sales
  5. Cast & Crew
  6. Trailer

Metrics

Rotten Tomatoes
Critics RottenAudience Spilled
Critics
59% - Rotten
Audience
56% - Spilled

Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists


Movie Details

Production Budget:$50,000,000
Domestic Releases: March 10th, 1995 (Wide) by Warner Bros.
MPAA Rating: R for language
Running Time: 129 minutes
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Keywords: Disaster, Epidemic
Source:Original Screenplay
Genre:Thriller/Suspense
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Contemporary Fiction
Production Companies: Warner Bros.
Production Countries: United States

Ranking on other Records and Milestones

RecordRankRevenueChart
Date
Days In
Release
Biggest 16th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 796 $100,375 Jun 23, 1995 108
Biggest 15th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 693 $166,636 Jun 16, 1995 101
Biggest 14th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 479 $312,555 Jun 9, 1995 94
Biggest 13th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 403 $433,818 Jun 2, 1995 87
Biggest 12th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 300 $732,833 May 26, 1995 80
Biggest 11th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 904 $274,256 May 19, 1995 73
Biggest 10th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 770 $446,948 May 12, 1995 66
Biggest 9th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 720 $716,632 May 5, 1995 59
Biggest 8th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 891 $884,908 Apr 28, 1995 52
Biggest 7th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 780 $1,641,752 Apr 21, 1995 45
Biggest 6th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 676 $2,863,295 Apr 14, 1995 38
Biggest 5th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 746 $4,006,131 Apr 7, 1995 31
Fastest Movies to Earn $50 Million at the Domestic Box Office 1,103 $50,480,469 Mar 31, 1995 28
Biggest 4th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 757 $5,673,691 Mar 31, 1995 24
Biggest 3rd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 795 $8,006,220 Mar 24, 1995 17
Biggest 2nd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 940 $10,808,607 Mar 17, 1995 10
Biggest March Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 181 $13,420,387 Mar 10, 1995 3
Biggest Opening Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,350 $13,420,387 Mar 10, 1995 3
Widest Opening Weekend 1,936 2,215 Mar 10, 1995 3

Cast

   Sam Daniels
   Robby Keough
   General Billy Ford
Cuba Gooding, Jr.    Major Salt
Patrick Dempsey    Jimbo Scott
Donald Sutherland    General Donald McClintock
Kevin Spacey    Casey Schuler
Malick Bowens    Dr. Raswani
Zakes Mokae    Dr. Benjamin Iwabi
Susan Lee Hoffman    Dr. Lisa Aronson
Benito Martinez    Dr. Julio Ruiz
Bruce Jarchow    Dr. Mascelli
Leland Hayward III    Henry Seward
Daniel Chodos    Rudy Alvarez
Dale Dye    Lt. Col. Briggs
Cara Keough    Kate Jeffries
Gina Menza    Mrs. Jeffries
Per Didrik Fasmer    Mr. Jeffries
Michelle Joyner    Sherry Mauldin
Donald Forrest    Mack Mauldin
Julie Pierce    Erica Mauldin
Tim Ransom    Tommy Hull
Michelle M. Miller    Darla Hull
Maury Sterling    Sandman One
Emanuel Michael    Sandman One Co-Pilot
Lucas Dudley    Viper One Pilot
Robert Joseph    Viper Two Pilot
Joseph Latimore    Viper Two Co-Pilot
Michael Sottile    Gunner Pilot
Ed Beechner    Gunner
Matthew Saks    Sergeant Wolf
Diana Bellamy    Mrs. Pananides
Lance Kerwin    American Mercenary
Brett Oliver    Belgian Mercenary
Eric Mungai Nguku    African Nurse
Larry Hine    Young McClintock
Nickolas H. Marshall    Young Ford
Douglas Hebron    Ju-Ju Man
Jae Woo Lee    Korean Captain
Derek Kim    Seaman Chulso Lee
Bill Stevenson    Biotest Guard
Kellie Overbey    Alice
Dana Andersen    Corinne
Patricia Place    Mrs. Foote
Nicholas Pappone    Little Boy On Plane
Traci Odom    Little Boy's Mother
Herbert Jr. Jefferson    Boston Doctor #1
Thomas Crawford    Boston Doctor #2
Buzz Barbee    Boston Doctor #3
Jenna Byrne    Tracy
Brian Reddy    Tracy's Father
Ina Romeo    Mrs. Logan
Teresa Velarde    Nurse Emma
J.J. Chaback    Nurse Jane
Carmela Rappazzo    Hospital Receptionist
Kurt A. Boesen    Mayor Gaddis
Jack Radar    Police Chief Fowler
Robert Rigamonte    County Health Official
Mimi Doyka    Frightened Mother
C. Jack Robinson    Biotest Manager
Robert Alan Beuth    George Armistead
Gordon Michaels    Man In Line
Peter Looney    White House Counsel
Conrad Bachmann    California Governor
Cary J. Pitts    Anchorman
Cynthia Harrison    Co-Anchor
Marcus Hennessy    Station Manager
Albert Owens    Broadcast Director
David Silverbrand    TV Reporter
Julie Araskog    Janet Adams
Frank Rositani    Senator Rosales
George Christy    Senator
Bruce Isacson    Jaffe
Marilyn Brandt    Ford's Secretary
Philip Handy    Sergeant Meyer
Tim Frazee    MP
Moses Williams    MP
Roland Tsui    MP
Keith Butler    MP
Davi Lee Phillips    MP
Ralph Miller    Officer #1
Mark Drown    Officer #2
Jim Antonio    Dr. Drew Reynolds
Robert Zajonc    Pilot
Alan Purwin    Pilot
David Paris    Pilot
Michael Tamburro    Pilot
Chuck Tamburro    Pilot
Rick Wheeler    Pilot
Jim Blumenthal    Pilot
Harry J. Clark    Pilot
David A. Kunz    Pilot
J.T. Walsh    Chief of Staff

Production and Technical Credits

Director   
Producer    Arnold Kopelson
Producer    Wolfgang Petersen
Producer    Gail Katz
Screenwriter    Laurence Dworet
Screenwriter    Robert Roy Pool
Executive Producer    Duncan Henderson
Executive Producer    Anne Kopelson
Cinematographer    Michael Ballhaus
Production Designer    William Sandell
Editor    Neil Travis
Editor    Lynzee Klingman
Editor    William Hoy
Composer    James Newton Howard
Second Unit Director    Buddy Van Horn
Second Unit Director    Duncan Henderson
Assistant Director    Peter Kohn
Production Manager    Dennis E. Jones
Art Director    Nancy Patton
Art Director    Francis J. Pezza
Set Decorator    Rosemary Brandenberg
Special Effects    David Ambron
Visual Effects Supervisor    Neil Krepela
Costume Designer    Erica Edell Phillips
Costume Supervisor    Tom Numbers
Costume Supervisor    Linda Serijan-Fasmer
Sound Mixer    Richard Lightstone
Re-recording Mixer    Donald O. Mitchell
Re-recording Mixer    John Reitz
Re-recording Mixer    Michael Herbick
Re-recording Mixer    David Campbell
Re-recording Mixer    Frank A. Montano
Re-recording Mixer    Gregg Rudloff
Supervising Sound Editor    Wylie Stateman
Supervising Sound Editor    Gregg Baxter
Sound Effects Editor    Scott Martin Gershin
Sound Effects Editor    Paul Timothy Carden
Sound Effects Editor    Dino DiMuro
Sound Effects Editor    Peter Michael Sullivan
Sound Effects Editor    Alan Rankin
Sound Effects Editor    Dan Hegeman
Sound Effects Editor    Jay B. Richardson
Sound Effects Editor    Randy Kelley
Sound Effects Editor    Glenn T. Morgan
Sound Effects Editor    Peter J. Lehman
Sound Effects Editor    Brian McPherson
Sound Effects Editor    Michael D. Wilhoit
Sound Effects Editor    Larry Kemp
Dialogue Editor    Clayton Collins
Dialogue Editor    Patrick Foley
Dialogue Editor    Mike Cook
Dialogue Editor    Chris Hogan
Dialogue Editor    Sarah Rothenberg Goldsmith
Dialogue Editor    Dan Rich
Music Editor    Jim Weidman
Makeup    Susan A. Cabral
Hairstylist    Virginia Hadfield
Special Make-up Effects    Matthew W. Mungle
Special Make-up Effects    John E. Jackson
Stunt Coordinator    Buddy Van Horn
Stunt Coordinator    Keith Tellez
Casting Director    Janet Hirshenson
Casting Director    Jane Jenkins

The shaded area represents the expected performance range for a film, based on its opening weekend box office. 95% of films fall within the shaded area. If a film trends towards the top end of the shaded area, it has good legs compared to the average film; if it trends towards the bottom end of the shaded area, it has poor legs. The predictive area is based on movies from the past 5 years.

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Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1995/03/10 1 $13,420,387   2,215 $6,059   $13,420,387 3
1995/03/17 1 $10,808,607 -19% 2,230 $4,847   $28,918,269 10
1995/03/24 1 $8,006,220 -26% 2,230 $3,590   $40,745,155 17
1995/03/31 2 $5,673,691 -29% 2,230 $2,544   $48,803,988 24
1995/04/07 5 $4,006,131 -29% 2,146 $1,867   $54,486,600 31
1995/04/14 7 $2,863,295 -29% 1,825 $1,569   $58,786,414 38
1995/04/21 10 $1,641,752 -43% 1,503 $1,092   $61,587,994 45
1995/04/28 13 $884,908 -46% 1,129 $784   $62,930,473 52
1995/05/05 16 $716,632 -19% 890 $805   $63,914,334 59
1995/05/12 18 $446,948 -38% 750 $596   $64,611,558 66
1995/05/19 21 $274,256 -39% 396 $693   $65,059,696 73
1995/05/26 16 $732,833 +167% 740 $990   $65,875,604 80
1995/06/02 18 $433,818 -41% 620 $700   $66,497,927 87
1995/06/09 21 $312,555 -28% 550 $568   $67,041,454 94
1995/06/16 28 $166,636 -47% 348 $479   $67,395,423 101
1995/06/23 33 $100,375 -40% 310 $324   $67,598,303 108

Daily Box Office Performance

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1995/03/10 1 $18,109,662   2,215 $8,176   $18,109,662 7
1995/03/17 1 $14,629,273 -19% 2,230 $6,560   $32,738,935 14
1995/03/24 1 $10,391,362 -29% 2,230 $4,660   $43,130,297 21
1995/03/31 2 $7,350,172 -29% 2,230 $3,296   $50,480,469 28
1995/04/07 5 $5,442,650 -26% 2,146 $2,536   $55,923,119 35
1995/04/14 8 $4,023,123 -26% 1,825 $2,204   $59,946,242 42
1995/04/21 10 $2,099,323 -48% 1,503 $1,397   $62,045,565 49
1995/04/28 13 $1,152,137 -45% 1,129 $1,020   $63,197,702 56
1995/05/05 16 $966,908 -16% 890 $1,086   $64,164,610 63
1995/05/12 17 $620,830 -36% 750 $828   $64,785,440 70
1995/05/19 20 $357,331 -42% 396 $902   $65,142,771 77
1995/05/26 15 $921,338 +158% 740 $1,245   $66,064,109 84
1995/06/02 18 $664,790 -28% 620 $1,072   $66,728,899 91
1995/06/09 22 $499,888 -25% 550 $909   $67,228,787 98
1995/06/16 28 $269,141 -46% 348 $773   $67,497,928 105