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The People vs. Larry Flynt (1996)

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $20,224,840Details
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Metrics

Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists

RecordRankAmount
All Time Domestic Box Office 3,323 $20,224,840
All Time Worldwide Box Office 4,307 $20,224,840
All Time Domestic Box Office for R Movies 1,039 $20,224,840
All Time Worldwide Box Office for R Movies 1,319 $20,224,840

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


Movie Details

Domestic Releases: December 25th, 1996 (Wide) by Sony Pictures
MPAA Rating: R for strong sexual material, nudity, language and drug use
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Keywords: Biography, Porn Business, Courtroom Drama, Terminal Illness, Confined to a Wheelchair, Epilogue
Source:Based on Real Life Events
Genre:Drama
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Dramatization
Production Countries: United States

Ranking on other Records and Milestones

RecordRankAmountChart
Date
Days In
Release
Biggest Domestic 18th Weekend 884 $33,112 Apr 25, 1997 124
Biggest Domestic 17th Weekend 853 $58,928 Apr 18, 1997 117
Biggest Domestic 13th Weekend 2,120 $24,802 Mar 21, 1997 89
Biggest Domestic 11th Weekend 2,737 $26,596 Mar 7, 1997 75
Biggest Domestic 10th Weekend 2,259 $80,809 Feb 28, 1997 68
Biggest Domestic 9th Weekend 1,416 $281,097 Feb 21, 1997 61
Biggest Domestic 8th Weekend 1,409 $417,014 Feb 14, 1997 54
Biggest Domestic 7th Weekend 1,547 $600,288 Feb 7, 1997 47
Biggest Domestic 6th Weekend 1,496 $1,165,521 Jan 31, 1997 40
Biggest Domestic 5th Weekend 1,446 $2,101,914 Jan 24, 1997 33
Biggest Domestic 4th Weekend 1,257 $3,811,035 Jan 17, 1997 26
Biggest Domestic 3rd Weekend 1,367 $5,315,079 Jan 10, 1997 19
Biggest Domestic 2nd Weekend 4,559 $597,692 Jan 3, 1997 12
Biggest Domestic Opening Weekend 4,914 $523,295 Dec 27, 1996 5
Never No. 1 Domestic 1,938 $20,224,840 Dec 25, 1996 0

Cast

Woody Harrelson    Larry Flynt
Edward Norton    Alan Isaacman
Courtney Love    Althea Leasure
James Cromwell    Charles Keating
Norm MacDonald    Network Reporter
Crispin Glover    Arlo
Vincent Schiavelli    Chester

Production and Technical Credits

Director   
Composer    Thomas Newman
Cinematographer    Philippe Rousselot

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Domestic Cumulative Box Office Records


Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1996/12/27 20 $523,295   16 $32,706   $523,295 5
1997/01/03 22 $597,692 +14% 16 $37,356   $1,744,214 12
1997/01/10 7 $5,315,079 +789% 1,233 $4,311   $7,385,929 19
1997/01/17 8 $3,811,035 -28% 1,233 $3,091   $13,017,419 26
1997/01/24 12 $2,101,914 -45% 1,233 $1,705   $15,912,974 33
1997/01/31 19 $1,165,521 -45% 966 $1,207   $17,816,628 40
1997/02/07 21 $600,288 -48% 500 $1,201   $18,778,141 47
1997/02/14 28 $417,014 -31% 226 $1,845   $19,403,287 54
1997/02/21 27 $281,097 -33% 484 $581   $19,763,738 61
1997/02/28 44 $80,809 -71% 142 $569   $19,934,039 68
1997/03/07 59 $26,596 -67% 66 $403   $19,978,109 75
1997/03/21 54 $24,802   61 $407   $20,036,079 89
1997/04/18 50 $58,928   127 $464   $20,136,756 117
1997/04/25 56 $33,112 -44% 66 $502   $20,191,312 124

Daily Box Office Performance

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1996/12/27 20 $1,146,522   16 $71,658   $1,146,522 9
1997/01/03 21 $924,328 -19% 16 $57,771   $2,070,850 16
1997/01/10 7 $7,135,534 +672% 1,233 $5,787   $9,206,384 23
1997/01/17 8 $4,604,676 -35% 1,233 $3,735   $13,811,060 30
1997/01/24 12 $2,840,047 -38% 1,233 $2,303   $16,651,107 37
1997/01/31 19 $1,526,746 -46% 966 $1,580   $18,177,853 44
1997/02/07 21 $808,420 -47% 500 $1,617   $18,986,273 51
1997/02/14 27 $496,368 -39% 226 $2,196   $19,482,641 58
1997/02/21 26 $370,589 -25% 484 $766   $19,853,230 65
1997/02/28 44 $98,283 -73% 142 $692   $19,951,513 72
1997/04/18 49 $80,372   127 $633   $20,158,200 121