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Patch Adams (1998)

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $135,014,968Details
International Box Office $67,158,032Details
Worldwide Box Office $202,173,000
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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 401-500) 401 $135,014,968
All Time International Box Office (Rank 1,101-1,200) 1,197 $67,158,032
All Time Worldwide Box Office (Rank 701-800) 713 $202,173,000
All Time Domestic Box Office for Comedy Movies 44 $135,014,968
All Time International Box Office for Comedy Movies (Rank 101-200) 131 $67,158,032
All Time Worldwide Box Office for Comedy Movies 71 $202,173,000

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


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
Washington's Birthday (All Movies, 3-Day, Inflation Adjusted) 283 $6,255,693 Feb 12, 1999 52
Washington's Birthday (All Movies, 4-Day, Fri-Mon, Inflation Adjusted) 169 $7,028,302 Feb 12, 1999 52
Super Bowl (All Movies, 3-Day) 105 $6,001,680 Jan 29, 1999 38
Super Bowl (All Movies, 3-Day, Inflation Adjusted) 80 $10,514,754 Jan 29, 1999 38
Fastest to $100m 427 $100,487,095 Jan 15, 1999 28
Martin Luther King (All Movies, 3-Day) 63 $12,049,345 Jan 15, 1999 24
Martin Luther King (All Movies, 3-Day, Inflation Adjusted) 48 $21,110,073 Jan 15, 1999 24
Martin Luther King (All Movies, 4-Day, Fri-Mon) 64 $13,871,935 Jan 15, 1999 24
Martin Luther King (All Movies, 4-Day, Fri-Mon, Inflation Adjusted) 41 $24,303,193 Jan 15, 1999 24
Biggest Domestic January Weekend 90 $19,050,675 Jan 1, 1999 10
New Year's Day (All Movies, 3-Day) 33 $19,050,675 Jan 1, 1999 10
New Year's Day (All Movies, 3-Day, Inflation Adjusted) 23 $33,376,183 Jan 1, 1999 10
Fastest to $50m 392 $54,472,000 Jan 1, 1999 8
Biggest Domestic December Weekend 77 $25,262,280 Dec 25, 1998 3
Top Based on Real Life Events Weekend Domestic 16 $25,262,280 Dec 25, 1998 3
Christmas (All Movies, 3-Day) 33 $25,262,280 Dec 25, 1998 3
Christmas (All Movies, 3-Day, Inflation Adjusted) 13 $47,939,081 Dec 25, 1998 3
Christmas (Opening, 3-Day) 19 $25,262,280 Dec 25, 1998 3
Christmas (Opening, 3-Day, Inflation Adjusted) 4 $47,939,081 Dec 25, 1998 3

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

Director   
Visual Effects Supervisor    Sheena Duggal

Domestic Cumulative Box Office Records


Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossWeek
1998/12/25 1 $25,262,280   2,712 $9,315   $25,262,280 1
1999/01/01 1 $19,050,675 -25% 2,751 $6,925   $65,495,000 2
1999/01/08 2 $12,686,600 -33% 2,770 $4,580   $83,504,170 3
1999/01/15 2 $12,049,345 -5% 2,893 $4,165   $98,697,840 4
1999/01/22 2 $8,101,565 -33% 2,909 $2,785   $108,588,660 5
1999/01/29 2 $6,001,680 -26% 2,879 $2,085   $116,507,970 6
1999/02/05 3 $4,407,335 -27% 2,729 $1,615   $122,377,900 7
1999/02/12 9 $3,570,665 -19% 2,101 $1,700   $127,005,430 8
1999/02/19 12 $1,742,395 -51% 1,584 $1,100   $129,358,260 9
1999/02/26 15 $873,260 -50% 929 $940   $130,674,665 10
1999/03/05 19 $504,645 -42% 608 $830   $131,417,750 11
1999/03/12 33 $248,870 -51% 321 $775   $131,809,875 12
1999/03/19 21 $625,105 +151% 665 $940   $132,523,485 13
1999/03/26 23 $444,310 -29% 566 $785   $133,254,845 14
1999/04/02 25 $352,185 -21% 443 $795   $133,824,095 15
1999/04/09 26 $270,285 -23% 340 $795   $134,263,635 16
1999/04/16 31 $185,515 -31% 265 $700   $134,521,030 17
1999/04/23 41 $114,745 -38% 185 $620   $134,688,010 18
1999/04/30 44 $80,080 -30% 143 $560   $134,797,250 19
1999/05/07 56 $49,875 -38% 105 $475   $134,865,675 20
1999/05/14 58 $41,428 -17% 91 $455   $134,921,873 21
1999/05/21 56 $44,290 +7% 86 $515   $134,976,848 22
1999/05/28 67 $26,965 -39% 71 $380   $135,014,968 23

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 GrossWeek
1998/12/25 1 $46,444,325   2,712 $17,125   $46,444,325 1
1999/01/01 1 $24,373,245 -48% 2,751 $8,860   $70,817,570 2
1999/01/08 2 $15,830,925 -35% 2,770 $5,715   $86,648,495 3
1999/01/15 2 $13,838,600 -13% 2,893 $4,783   $100,487,095 4
1999/01/22 2 $10,019,195 -28% 2,909 $3,444   $110,506,290 5
1999/01/29 2 $7,464,275 -26% 2,879 $2,593   $117,970,565 6
1999/02/05 3 $5,464,200 -27% 2,729 $2,002   $123,434,765 7
1999/02/12 9 $4,181,100 -23% 2,101 $1,990   $127,615,865 8
1999/02/19 12 $2,185,540 -48% 1,584 $1,380   $129,801,405 9
1999/02/26 15 $1,111,700 -49% 929 $1,197   $130,913,105 10
1999/03/05 20 $647,900 -42% 608 $1,066   $131,561,005 11
1999/03/12 34 $337,375 -48% 321 $1,051   $131,898,380 12
1999/03/19 20 $912,155 +170% 665 $1,372   $132,810,535 13
1999/03/26 23 $661,375 -27% 566 $1,169   $133,471,910 14
1999/04/02 23 $521,440 -21% 443 $1,177   $133,993,350 15
1999/04/09 28 $342,165 -34% 340 $1,006   $134,335,515 16
1999/04/16 35 $237,750 -31% 265 $897   $134,573,265 17
1999/04/23 45 $143,905 -39% 185 $778   $134,717,170 18
1999/04/30 51 $98,630 -31% 143 $690   $134,815,800 19
1999/05/07 53 $64,645 -34% 105 $616   $134,880,445 20
1999/05/14 60 $52,113 -19% 91 $573   $134,932,558 21
1999/05/21 55 $55,445 +6% 86 $645   $134,988,003 22

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