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Patch Adams (1998)

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $135,014,968Details
International Box Office $67,158,032
Worldwide Box Office $202,173,000
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Metrics

Rotten Tomatoes
Critics RottenAudience Upright
Critics
22% - Rotten
Audience
73% - Upright

Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists


Movie Details

Production Budget:$50,000,000
Domestic Releases: December 25th, 1998 (Wide) by Universal
Video Release: June 11th, 2002 by Universal Home Entertainment
MPAA Rating: PG-13 for some strong language and crude humor
Running Time: 115 minutes
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Keywords: Doctors
Source:Based on Real Life Events
Genre:Comedy
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Contemporary Fiction
Production Countries: United States

Ranking on other Records and Milestones

RecordRankAmountChart
Date
Days In
Release
Biggest Domestic 23rd Weekend 400 $26,965 May 28, 1999 157
Biggest Domestic 22nd Weekend 386 $44,290 May 21, 1999 150
Biggest Domestic 21st Weekend 476 $41,428 May 14, 1999 143
Biggest Domestic 20th Weekend 515 $49,875 May 7, 1999 136
Biggest Domestic 19th Weekend 507 $80,080 Apr 30, 1999 129
Biggest Domestic 18th Weekend 508 $114,745 Apr 23, 1999 122
Biggest Domestic 17th Weekend 430 $185,515 Apr 16, 1999 115
Biggest Domestic 16th Weekend 367 $270,285 Apr 9, 1999 108
Biggest Domestic 15th Weekend 350 $352,185 Apr 2, 1999 101
Biggest Domestic 14th Weekend 345 $444,310 Mar 26, 1999 94
Biggest Domestic 13th Weekend 297 $625,105 Mar 19, 1999 87
Biggest Domestic 12th Weekend 816 $248,870 Mar 12, 1999 80
Biggest Domestic 11th Weekend 535 $504,645 Mar 5, 1999 73
Biggest Domestic 10th Weekend 452 $873,260 Feb 26, 1999 66
Biggest Domestic 9th Weekend 338 $1,742,395 Feb 19, 1999 59
Biggest Domestic 8th Weekend 184 $3,570,665 Feb 12, 1999 52
Biggest Domestic 7th Weekend 207 $4,407,335 Feb 5, 1999 45
Biggest Domestic 6th Weekend 190 $6,001,680 Jan 29, 1999 38
Biggest Domestic 5th Weekend 183 $8,101,565 Jan 22, 1999 31
Fastest to $100m 409 $100,487,095 Jan 15, 1999 28
Biggest Domestic 4th Weekend 166 $12,049,345 Jan 15, 1999 24
Biggest Domestic 3rd Weekend 362 $12,686,600 Jan 8, 1999 17
Biggest Domestic 2nd Weekend 385 $19,050,675 Jan 1, 1999 10
Biggest Domestic January Weekend 90 $19,050,675 Jan 1, 1999 10
Biggest Domestic Friday 900 $8,250,000 Jan 1, 1999 8
Biggest Domestic January Day 178 $8,250,000 Jan 1, 1999 8
Fastest to $50m 372 $54,472,000 Jan 1, 1999 8
Biggest Domestic Thursday 229 $5,920,000 Dec 31, 1998 7
Biggest Domestic Tuesday 307 $5,112,120 Dec 29, 1998 5
Biggest Domestic Monday 372 $5,266,605 Dec 28, 1998 4
Biggest Domestic Sunday 788 $7,377,000 Dec 27, 1998 3
Biggest Domestic December Weekend 77 $25,262,280 Dec 25, 1998 3
Biggest Domestic Opening Weekend 602 $25,262,280 Dec 25, 1998 3
Biggest Domestic Weekend 916 $25,262,280 Dec 25, 1998 3
Leggiest Opening Weekend 542 3.12 Dec 25, 1998 3
Front-Loaded Opening Weekend 1,861 32.0% Dec 25, 1998 3
Widest Opening Weekend 1,269 2,712 Dec 25, 1998 3
Biggest Domestic December Day 273 $9,605,000 Dec 26, 1998 2
Biggest Domestic Saturday 936 $9,605,000 Dec 26, 1998 2

Cast

   Patch Adams
Daniel London    Truman
Monica Potter    Carin
Philip Seymour Hoffman    Mitch
Bob Gunton    Dean Walcott
Josef Sommer    Dr. Eaton
Irma P. Hall    Joletta
Lee McCain    Judy
Daniella Kuhn    Adelane
Jake Bowen    Bryan
Peter Coyote    Bill Davis
James Greene    Bile
Michael Jeter    Rudy
Harold Gould    Arthur Mendelson
Harve Presnell    Dean Anderson
Alan Tudyk    Everton
Kelvin Han Yee    Orderly

Production and Technical Credits

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Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1998/12/25 1 $25,262,280   2,712 $9,315   $25,262,280 3
1999/01/01 1 $19,050,675 -25% 2,751 $6,925   $65,495,000 10
1999/01/08 2 $12,686,600 -33% 2,770 $4,580   $83,504,170 17
1999/01/15 2 $12,049,345 -5% 2,893 $4,165   $98,697,840 24
1999/01/22 2 $8,101,565 -33% 2,909 $2,785   $108,588,660 31
1999/01/29 2 $6,001,680 -26% 2,879 $2,085   $116,507,970 38
1999/02/05 3 $4,407,335 -27% 2,729 $1,615   $122,377,900 45
1999/02/12 9 $3,570,665 -19% 2,101 $1,700   $127,005,430 52
1999/02/19 12 $1,742,395 -51% 1,584 $1,100   $129,358,260 59
1999/02/26 15 $873,260 -50% 929 $940   $130,674,665 66
1999/03/05 19 $504,645 -42% 608 $830   $131,417,750 73
1999/03/12 33 $248,870 -51% 321 $775   $131,809,875 80
1999/03/19 21 $625,105 +151% 665 $940   $132,523,485 87
1999/03/26 23 $444,310 -29% 566 $785   $133,254,845 94
1999/04/02 25 $352,185 -21% 443 $795   $133,824,095 101
1999/04/09 26 $270,285 -23% 340 $795   $134,263,635 108
1999/04/16 31 $185,515 -31% 265 $700   $134,521,030 115
1999/04/23 41 $114,745 -38% 185 $620   $134,688,010 122
1999/04/30 44 $80,080 -30% 143 $560   $134,797,250 129
1999/05/07 56 $49,875 -38% 105 $475   $134,865,675 136
1999/05/14 58 $41,428 -17% 91 $455   $134,921,873 143
1999/05/21 56 $44,290 +7% 86 $515   $134,976,848 150
1999/05/28 67 $26,965 -39% 71 $380   $135,014,968 157

Daily Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1998/12/25 1 $8,090,000   2,714 $2,981   $8,090,000 1
1998/12/26 1 $9,605,000 +19% 2,714 $3,539   $17,695,000 2
1998/12/27 1 $7,377,000 -23% 2,714 $2,718   $25,072,000 3
1998/12/28 1 $5,266,605 -29% 2,714 $1,941   $30,338,605 4
1998/12/29 1 $5,112,120 -3% 2,714 $1,884   $35,450,725 5
1998/12/30 1 $4,740,000 -7% 2,714 $1,746   $40,201,000 6
1998/12/31 1 $5,920,000 +25% 2,714 $2,181   $46,222,000 7
1999/01/01 1 $8,250,000 +39% 2,752 $2,998   $54,472,000 8
1999/01/02 1 $6,915,000 -16% 2,752 $2,513   $61,387,000 9
1999/01/03 1 $4,085,000 -41% 2,751 $1,485   $65,495,000 10
1999/01/04 1 $1,374,885 -66% 2,751 $500   $66,869,885 11
1999/01/05 1 $1,540,560 +12% 2,751 $560   $68,410,445 12
1999/01/06 1 $1,182,930 -23% 2,751 $430   $69,593,375 13
1999/01/07 1 $1,224,195 +3% 2,751 $445   $70,817,570 14
1999/01/08 2 $3,275,000 +168% 2,770 $1,182   $74,093,000 15
1999/01/09 2 $6,260,000 +91% 2,770 $2,260   $80,353,000 16
1999/01/10 2 $3,151,170 -50% 2,770 $1,138   $83,504,170 17
1999/01/11 2 $706,350 -78% 2,770 $255   $84,210,520 18
1999/01/12 2 $914,100 +29% 2,770 $330   $85,124,620 19
1999/01/13 2 $761,750 -17% 2,770 $275   $85,886,370 20
1999/01/14 2 $762,125 n/c 2,770 $275   $86,648,495 21
1999/01/15 4 $2,704,505 +255% 2,890 $936   $89,353,000 22
1999/01/16 3 $4,550,000 +68% 2,890 $1,574   $93,903,000 23
1999/01/17 2 $2,725,000 -40% 2,890 $943   $96,628,000 24
1999/01/18 2 $1,822,590 -33% 2,893 $630   $98,697,840 25
1999/01/19 4 $663,320 -64% 2,893 $229   $99,361,160 26
1999/01/20 4 $562,380 -15% 2,893 $194   $99,923,540 27
1999/01/21 4 $563,556 n/c 2,893 $195   $100,487,095 28
1999/01/22 2 $2,105,000 +274% 2,915 $722   $102,592,000 29
1999/01/23 2 $4,065,000 +93% 2,915 $1,395   $106,657,000 30
1999/01/24 2 $2,080,000 -49% 2,915 $714   $108,589,000 31
1999/01/25 2 $436,050 -79% 2,909 $150   $109,024,710 32
1999/01/26 2 $537,980 +23% 2,909 $185   $109,562,690 33
1999/01/27 2 $450,430 -16% 2,909 $155   $110,013,120 34
1999/01/28 2 $493,170 +9% 2,909 $170   $110,506,290 35
1999/01/29 3 $1,785,000 +262% 2,880 $620   $112,291,000 36
1999/01/30 2 $3,110,000 +74% 2,880 $1,080   $115,401,000 37
1999/01/31 2 $1,022,000 -67% 2,879 $355   $116,507,970 38
1999/02/01 3 $330,510 -68% 2,879 $115   $116,838,480 39
1999/02/02 2 $429,915 +30% 2,879 $149   $117,268,395 40
1999/02/03 2 $343,920 -20% 2,879 $119   $117,612,315 41
1999/02/04 2 $358,250 +4% 2,879 $124   $117,970,565 42
1999/02/05 5 $1,150,000 +221% 2,879 $399   $119,121,000 43
1999/02/06 3 $2,175,000 +89% 2,725 $798   $121,296,000 44
1999/02/07 4 $1,023,000 -53% 2,729 $375   $122,377,900 45
1999/02/08 4 $244,710 -76% 2,729 $90   $122,622,610 46
1999/02/09 5 $297,880 +22% 2,729 $109   $122,920,490 47
1999/02/10 5 $244,080 -18% 2,729 $89   $123,164,570 48
1999/02/11 5 $270,195 +11% 2,729 $99   $123,434,765 49
1999/02/12 10 $640,000 +137% 2,110 $303   $124,075,000 50
1999/02/13 8 $1,260,000 +97% 2,110 $597   $125,335,000 51
1999/02/14 9 $1,080,000 -14% 2,110 $512   $126,415,000 52
1999/02/15 11 $440,995 -59% 2,110 $209   $127,005,430 53
1999/02/16 10 $224,290 -49% 2,110 $106   $127,229,720 54
1999/02/17 11 $183,150 -18% 2,101 $87   $127,412,870 55
1999/02/18 10 $202,995 +11% 2,101 $97   $127,615,865 56
1999/02/19 14 $465,000 +129% 1,570 $296   $128,081,000 57
1999/02/20 12 $870,000 +87% 1,570 $554   $128,951,000 58
1999/02/21 12 $404,000 -54% 1,570 $257   $129,358,260 59
1999/02/22 13 $100,100 -75% 1,584 $63   $129,458,360 60
1999/02/25 12 $114,595   1,584 $72   $129,801,405 63
1999/02/28 16 $214,000   929 $230   $130,674,665 66
1999/03/01 16 $54,060 -75% 929 $58   $130,728,725 67
1999/03/02 16 $61,460 +14% 929 $66   $130,790,185 68
1999/03/03 16 $57,070 -7% 929 $61   $130,847,255 69
1999/03/04 16 $65,850 +15% 929 $71   $130,913,105 70
1999/03/07 19 $125,000   608 $206   $131,417,750 73
1999/03/08 21 $31,845 -75% 608 $52   $131,449,595 74
1999/03/09 20 $36,920 +16% 608 $61   $131,486,515 75
1999/03/10 20 $34,380 -7% 608 $57   $131,520,895 76
1999/03/11 20 $40,110 +17% 608 $66   $131,561,005 77
1999/03/21 20 $160,000   665 $241   $132,523,485 87
1999/03/22 19 $68,145 -57% 665 $102   $132,591,630 88
1999/03/23 19 $80,125 +18% 665 $120   $132,671,755 89
1999/03/24 19 $67,830 -15% 665 $102   $132,739,585 90
1999/03/25 19 $70,950 +5% 665 $107   $132,810,535 91
1999/03/29 19 $46,495   566 $82   $133,301,340 95
1999/03/30 20 $54,105 +16% 566 $96   $133,355,445 96
1999/03/31 20 $52,985 -2% 566 $94   $133,408,430 97

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1998/12/25 1 $46,444,325   2,712 $17,125   $46,444,325 7
1999/01/01 1 $24,373,245 -48% 2,751 $8,860   $70,817,570 14
1999/01/08 2 $15,830,925 -35% 2,770 $5,715   $86,648,495 21
1999/01/15 2 $13,838,600 -13% 2,893 $4,783   $100,487,095 28
1999/01/22 2 $10,019,195 -28% 2,909 $3,444   $110,506,290 35
1999/01/29 2 $7,464,275 -26% 2,879 $2,593   $117,970,565 42
1999/02/05 3 $5,464,200 -27% 2,729 $2,002   $123,434,765 49
1999/02/12 9 $4,181,100 -23% 2,101 $1,990   $127,615,865 56
1999/02/19 12 $2,185,540 -48% 1,584 $1,380   $129,801,405 63
1999/02/26 15 $1,111,700 -49% 929 $1,197   $130,913,105 70
1999/03/05 20 $647,900 -42% 608 $1,066   $131,561,005 77
1999/03/12 34 $337,375 -48% 321 $1,051   $131,898,380 84
1999/03/19 20 $912,155 +170% 665 $1,372   $132,810,535 91
1999/03/26 23 $661,375 -27% 566 $1,169   $133,471,910 98
1999/04/02 23 $521,440 -21% 443 $1,177   $133,993,350 105
1999/04/09 28 $342,165 -34% 340 $1,006   $134,335,515 112
1999/04/16 35 $237,750 -31% 265 $897   $134,573,265 119
1999/04/23 45 $143,905 -39% 185 $778   $134,717,170 126
1999/04/30 51 $98,630 -31% 143 $690   $134,815,800 133
1999/05/07 53 $64,645 -34% 105 $616   $134,880,445 140
1999/05/14 60 $52,113 -19% 91 $573   $134,932,558 147
1999/05/21 55 $55,445 +6% 86 $645   $134,988,003 154