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Payback (1999)

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $81,526,121Details
International Box Office $80,100,000
Worldwide Box Office $161,626,121
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  3. Box Office
  4. Video Sales
  5. Cast & Crew
  6. Trailer

Metrics

Rotten Tomatoes
Critics RottenAudience Upright
Critics
54% - Rotten
Audience
69% - Upright

Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists


Movie Details

Production Budget:$50,000,000
Domestic Releases: February 5th, 1999 (Wide) by Paramount Pictures
Video Release: July 27th, 1999 by Paramount Home Video
MPAA Rating: R for strong violence, language, and drug and sexual content
Comparisons: vs. The Equalizer
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Keywords: Film Noir, Revenge
Source:Based on Fiction Book/Short Story
Genre:Action
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Contemporary Fiction
Production Countries: United States

Ranking on other Records and Milestones

RecordRankRevenueChart
Date
Days In
Release
Biggest 23rd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 468 $13,098 Jul 9, 1999 157
Biggest 22nd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 474 $25,369 Jul 2, 1999 150
Biggest 21st Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 515 $32,283 Jun 25, 1999 143
Biggest 20th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 434 $70,310 Jun 18, 1999 136
Biggest 19th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 485 $86,981 Jun 11, 1999 129
Biggest 18th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 414 $146,970 Jun 4, 1999 122
Biggest 17th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 276 $296,016 May 28, 1999 115
Biggest 16th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 305 $330,249 May 21, 1999 108
Biggest 15th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,384 $38,606 May 14, 1999 101
Biggest 14th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,507 $50,459 May 7, 1999 94
Biggest 13th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,482 $74,014 Apr 30, 1999 87
Biggest 12th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,453 $105,651 Apr 23, 1999 80
Biggest 11th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,499 $131,040 Apr 16, 1999 73
Biggest 10th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,450 $187,430 Apr 9, 1999 66
Biggest 9th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,315 $303,276 Apr 2, 1999 59
Biggest 8th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,097 $615,891 Mar 26, 1999 52
Biggest 7th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,030 $1,158,203 Mar 19, 1999 45
Biggest 6th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 785 $2,528,130 Mar 12, 1999 38
Biggest 5th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 690 $4,128,407 Mar 5, 1999 31
Biggest 4th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 550 $6,788,367 Feb 26, 1999 24
Biggest 3rd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 523 $10,268,237 Feb 19, 1999 17
Fastest Movies to Earn $50 Million at the Domestic Box Office 710 $54,504,000 Feb 19, 1999 16
Biggest Sunday at the Domestic Box Office 1,112 $5,690,000 Feb 14, 1999 10
Biggest 2nd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 419 $17,719,502 Feb 12, 1999 10
Biggest February Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 74 $21,221,526 Feb 5, 1999 3
Biggest Opening Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 747 $21,221,526 Feb 5, 1999 3
Biggest Weekends at the Domestic Box Office 1,192 $21,221,526 Feb 5, 1999 3
Widest Opening Weekend 1,184 2,720 Feb 5, 1999 3
Biggest February Day at the Domestic Box Office 127 $9,220,000 Feb 6, 1999 2
Biggest Saturday at the Domestic Box Office 961 $9,220,000 Feb 6, 1999 2
Biggest Friday at the Domestic Box Office 1,220 $6,540,000 Feb 5, 1999 1
Movies with Leggiest Opening Weekend 167 3.24 Feb 5, 1999 1
Movies with Most Front-Loaded Opening Weekend 206 30.8% Feb 5, 1999 1

Cast

   Porter
Maria Bello    Rosie
Jean Carol   
James Coburn    Fairfax
William Devane    Carter
Bill Duke    Detective Hicks
Gregg Henry    Val Resnick
Kris Kristofferson    Bronson
Lucy Alexis Liu    Pearl
David Paymer    Stegman
Sterling Wolfe    Elevator Hood
Deborah Kara Unger    Lynn Porter
Freddy Rodriguez    Punk Messenger
John Glover    Phil

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.

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Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1999/02/05 1 $21,221,526   2,720 $7,802   $21,221,526 3
1999/02/12 2 $17,719,502 -17% 2,751 $6,441   $44,054,084 10
1999/02/19 1 $10,268,237 -42% 2,768 $3,710   $57,147,629 17
1999/02/26 2 $6,788,367 -34% 2,852 $2,380   $66,453,543 24
1999/03/05 5 $4,128,407 -39% 2,855 $1,446   $72,255,061 31
1999/03/12 12 $2,528,130 -39% 1,982 $1,276   $75,948,099 38
1999/03/19 16 $1,158,203 -54% 1,081 $1,071   $77,905,388 45
1999/03/26 20 $615,891 -47% 802 $768   $78,846,132 52
1999/04/02 28 $303,276 -51% 480 $632   $79,316,482 59
1999/04/09 35 $187,430 -38% 421 $445   $79,600,506 66
1999/04/16 37 $131,040 -30% 382 $343   $79,771,275 73
1999/04/23 46 $105,651 -19% 294 $359   $79,909,167 80
1999/04/30 48 $74,014 -30% 206 $359   $80,012,514 87
1999/05/07 55 $50,459 -32% 142 $355   $80,081,420 94
1999/05/14 63 $38,606 -23% 99 $390   $80,132,042 101
1999/05/21 18 $330,249 +755% 567 $582   $80,471,500 108
1999/05/28 23 $296,016 -10% 537 $551   $80,906,169 115
1999/06/04 29 $146,970 -50% 403 $365   $81,120,430 122
1999/06/11 42 $86,981 -41% 246 $354   $81,268,306 129
1999/06/18 46 $70,310 -19% 183 $384   $81,380,019 136
1999/06/25 57 $32,283 -54% 153 $211   $81,453,141 143
1999/07/02 64 $25,369 -21% 92 $276   $81,495,046 150
1999/07/09 74 $13,098 -48% 54 $243   $81,517,441 157

Daily Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1999/02/05 1 $6,540,000   2,720 $2,404   $6,540,000 1
1999/02/06 1 $9,220,000 +41% 2,720 $3,390   $15,760,000 2
1999/02/07 1 $5,215,000 -43% 2,720 $1,917   $21,221,526 3
1999/02/08 1 $1,344,194 -74% 2,720 $494   $22,565,720 4
1999/02/09 1 $1,422,307 +6% 2,720 $523   $23,988,027 5
1999/02/10 1 $1,166,314 -18% 2,720 $429   $25,154,341 6
1999/02/11 1 $1,180,241 +1% 2,720 $434   $26,334,582 7
1999/02/12 2 $3,505,000 +197% 2,751 $1,274   $29,840,000 8
1999/02/13 2 $6,045,000 +72% 2,751 $2,197   $35,885,000 9
1999/02/14 2 $5,690,000 -6% 2,751 $2,068   $41,575,000 10
1999/02/15 3 $2,088,929 -63% 2,751 $759   $44,054,084 11
1999/02/16 2 $1,077,119 -48% 2,751 $392   $45,131,203 12
1999/02/17 2 $872,147 -19% 2,751 $317   $46,003,350 13
1999/02/18 2 $876,042 n/c 2,751 $318   $46,879,392 14
1999/02/19 2 $2,735,000 +212% 2,768 $988   $49,614,000 15
1999/02/20 1 $4,850,000 +77% 2,768 $1,752   $54,504,000 16
1999/02/21 1 $2,704,000 -44% 2,768 $977   $57,147,629 17
1999/02/22 1 $656,438 -76% 2,768 $237   $57,804,067 18
1999/02/23 2 $714,687 +9% 2,768 $258   $58,518,754 19
1999/02/24 2 $562,711 -21% 2,768 $203   $59,081,466 20
1999/02/25 2 $583,711 +4% 2,768 $211   $59,665,176 21
1999/02/26 3 $1,819,824 +212% 2,768 $657   $61,485,000 22
1999/02/27 2 $3,305,000 +82% 2,852 $1,159   $64,790,000 23
1999/02/28 3 $1,738,000 -47% 2,852 $609   $66,453,543 24
1999/03/01 3 $426,019 -75% 2,852 $149   $66,879,562 25
1999/03/02 4 $466,237 +9% 2,852 $163   $67,345,799 26
1999/03/03 4 $372,223 -20% 2,852 $131   $67,718,022 27
1999/03/04 4 $408,632 +10% 2,852 $143   $68,126,654 28
1999/03/05 5 $1,080,346 +164% 2,852 $379   $69,207,000 29
1999/03/06 5 $1,980,000 +83% 2,855 $694   $71,187,000 30
1999/03/07 6 $1,073,000 -46% 2,855 $376   $72,255,061 31
1999/03/08 5 $289,829 -73% 2,855 $102   $72,544,890 32
1999/03/09 6 $321,765 +11% 2,855 $113   $72,866,655 33
1999/03/10 7 $275,445 -14% 2,855 $96   $73,142,100 34
1999/03/11 7 $277,869 +1% 2,855 $97   $73,419,969 35
1999/03/12 12 $685,000 +147% 1,982 $346   $74,105,000 36
1999/03/13 12 $1,140,000 +66% 1,982 $575   $75,245,000 37
1999/03/14 12 $636,000 -44% 1,982 $321   $75,948,099 38
1999/03/15 13 $202,195 -68% 1,982 $102   $76,150,294 39
1999/03/16 14 $219,370 +8% 1,982 $111   $76,368,664 40
1999/03/17 14 $176,879 -19% 1,982 $89   $76,545,543 41
1999/03/18 14 $201,642 +14% 1,982 $102   $76,747,185 42
1999/03/21 18 $266,000   1,081 $246   $77,905,388 45
1999/03/22 18 $76,861 -71% 1,081 $71   $77,982,249 46
1999/03/23 18 $84,205 +10% 1,081 $78   $78,066,454 47
1999/03/24 18 $76,861 -9% 1,081 $71   $78,143,315 48
1999/03/25 18 $86,926 +13% 1,081 $80   $78,230,241 49
1999/03/28 19 $138,000   802 $172   $78,846,132 52
1999/03/29 20 $43,699 -68% 802 $54   $78,889,831 53

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1999/02/05 1 $26,334,582   2,720 $9,682   $26,334,582 7
1999/02/12 2 $20,544,810 -22% 2,751 $7,468   $46,879,392 14
1999/02/19 2 $12,785,784 -38% 2,768 $4,619   $59,665,176 21
1999/02/26 3 $8,461,478 -34% 2,852 $2,967   $68,126,654 28
1999/03/05 5 $5,293,315 -37% 2,855 $1,854   $73,419,969 35
1999/03/12 12 $3,327,216 -37% 1,982 $1,679   $76,747,185 42
1999/03/19 18 $1,483,056 -55% 1,081 $1,372   $78,230,241 49
1999/03/26 21 $782,965 -47% 802 $976   $79,013,206 56
1999/04/02 31 $399,870 -49% 480 $833   $79,413,076 63
1999/04/09 35 $227,159 -43% 421 $540   $79,640,235 70
1999/04/16 41 $163,281 -28% 382 $427   $79,803,516 77
1999/04/23 47 $134,984 -17% 294 $459   $79,938,500 84
1999/04/30 52 $92,461 -32% 206 $449   $80,030,961 91
1999/05/07 54 $62,475 -32% 142 $440   $80,093,436 98
1999/05/14 62 $47,815 -23% 99 $483   $80,141,251 105
1999/05/21 18 $468,902 +881% 567 $827   $80,610,153 112
1999/05/28 24 $363,307 -23% 537 $677   $80,973,460 119
1999/06/04 30 $207,865 -43% 403 $516   $81,181,325 126
1999/06/11 44 $128,384 -38% 246 $522   $81,309,709 133
1999/06/18 45 $111,149 -13% 183 $607   $81,420,858 140
1999/06/25 53 $48,819 -56% 153 $319   $81,469,677 147
1999/07/02 64 $34,666 -29% 92 $377   $81,504,343 154
1999/07/09 70 $21,778 -37% 54 $403   $81,526,121 161

Weekly US DVD Sales

DateRankUnits this Week% ChangeTotal UnitsSpending this WeekTotal SpendingWeeks in Release
4/15/20072952,747 52,747$896,172$896,172403