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Permanent Midnight (1998)

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $1,171,001Details
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Metrics

Rotten Tomatoes
Critics FreshAudience Spilled
Critics
60% - Fresh
Audience
54% - Spilled

Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists


Movie Details

Domestic Releases: September 16th, 1998 (Wide) by Artisan
Video Release: February 23rd, 1999 by Lionsgate Home Entertainment
MPAA Rating: R for pervasive graphic drug use, strong sexuality and language
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Source:Based on Fiction Book/Short Story
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 8th Weekend 4,816 $6,312 Nov 6, 1998 54
Biggest 8th Weekend Limited Release 1,768 $6,312 Nov 6, 1998 54
Theater Average 8th Weekend Limited Release 2,264 $526 Nov 6, 1998 54
Biggest Domestic 7th Weekend 5,018 $11,186 Oct 30, 1998 47
Biggest 7th Weekend Limited Release 1,717 $11,186 Oct 30, 1998 47
Theater Average 7th Weekend Limited Release 2,706 $447 Oct 30, 1998 47
Biggest Domestic 5th Weekend 5,173 $37,776 Oct 16, 1998 33
Biggest 5th Weekend Limited Release 1,466 $37,776 Oct 16, 1998 33
Theater Average 5th Weekend Limited Release 2,930 $630 Oct 16, 1998 33
Biggest Domestic 4th Weekend 4,946 $95,284 Oct 9, 1998 26
Biggest 4th Weekend Limited Release 1,119 $95,284 Oct 9, 1998 26
Theater Average 4th Weekend Limited Release 2,588 $1,134 Oct 9, 1998 26
Biggest Domestic 3rd Weekend 5,074 $145,032 Oct 2, 1998 19
Biggest 3rd Weekend Limited Release 977 $145,032 Oct 2, 1998 19
Theater Average 3rd Weekend Limited Release 2,519 $1,706 Oct 2, 1998 19
Biggest Domestic 2nd Weekend 5,100 $220,386 Sep 25, 1998 12
Biggest 2nd Weekend Limited Release 769 $220,386 Sep 25, 1998 12
Theater Average 2nd Weekend Limited Release 2,804 $2,449 Sep 25, 1998 12
Biggest Domestic Opening Weekend 5,339 $260,562 Sep 18, 1998 5
Biggest Opening Weekend Limited Release 760 $260,562 Sep 18, 1998 5
Theater Average Opening Weekend Limited Release 3,260 $4,737 Sep 18, 1998 5
Theater Average Limited Release 6,911 $4,737 Sep 18, 1998 5
Top 1998 Theater Average Limited Release 244 $4,737 Sep 18, 1998 5
Never Wide Domestic 1,755 $1,171,001 Sep 16, 1998 0
Never No. 1 Domestic 5,256 $1,171,001 Sep 16, 1998 0
Widest Expansion Limited Release 1,357 35 Sep 16, 1998 0

Cast

   Jerry Stahl
Elizabeth Hurley    Sandra
Maria Bello    Kitty
Owen Wilson    Nicky
Lourdes Benedicto    Vola
Peter Greene    Gus
Cheryl Ladd    Pamela Verlaine
Fred Willard    Craig Ziffer
Charles Fleischer    Allen from "Mr. Chompers"
Janeane Garofalo    Jana
Jerry Stahl    Dr. Murphy
L. Christian Mixon    Tough Guy
Daniel Hartley    Benny
Connie Nielsen    Dagmar
Andy Dick    Talk Show Guest
Spencer Garrett    Brad/Tim from Mr. Chompers
Lainie Kazan    Jerry's Mother at Funeral

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Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1998/09/18 29 $260,562   55 $4,737   $275,864 5
1998/09/25 25 $220,386 -15% 90 $2,449   $604,687 12
1998/10/02 30 $145,032 -34% 85 $1,706   $842,930 19
1998/10/09 35 $95,284 -34% 84 $1,134   $1,011,798 26
1998/10/16 51 $37,776 -60% 60 $630   $1,095,192 33
1998/10/30 67 $11,186   25 $447   $1,152,070 47
1998/11/06 73 $6,312 -44% 12 $526   $1,166,199 54

Daily Box Office Performance

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1998/09/18 31 $368,999   55 $6,709   $384,301 9
1998/09/25 25 $313,597 -15% 90 $3,484   $697,898 16
1998/10/02 28 $218,616 -30% 85 $2,572   $916,514 23
1998/10/09 35 $140,902 -36% 84 $1,677   $1,057,416 30
1998/10/30 60 $19,003   25 $760   $1,159,887 51