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The Pest (1997)

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $3,533,790Details
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Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists


Movie Details

Domestic Releases: February 7th, 1997 (Wide) by Sony/TriStar
MPAA Rating: PG-13 for crude sexual, scatalogical and ethnic humor
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Source:Original Screenplay
Genre:Comedy
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Contemporary Fiction
Production Countries: United States

Ranking on other Records and Milestones

RecordRankRevenueChart
Date
Days In
Release
Biggest 7th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 4,281 $30,681 Mar 21, 1997 45
Biggest 6th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 4,464 $45,600 Mar 14, 1997 38
Biggest 5th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 4,498 $81,025 Mar 7, 1997 31
Biggest 4th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 5,966 $25,753 Feb 28, 1997 24
Biggest 3rd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 5,333 $100,391 Feb 21, 1997 17
Biggest 2nd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 4,337 $827,341 Feb 14, 1997 10
Biggest Opening Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 4,198 $1,817,278 Feb 7, 1997 3
Widest Opening Weekend 3,399 1,205 Feb 7, 1997 3

Cast

John Leguizamo    Pestario "Pest" Vargas
Joe Morton    Mr. Kent
Jeffrey Jones    Gustav
Edoardo Ballerini    Himmel
Freddy Rodriguez    Ninja
Tammy Townsend    Xantha Kent
Aries Spears    Chubby
Charles Hallahan    Angus
Tom McCleister    Leo
Ivonne Coll    Gladyz
Pat Skipper    Glen Livitt
Jorge Luis Abreu    Piercer

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Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1997/02/07 12 $1,817,278   1,205 $1,508   $1,817,278 3
1997/02/14 19 $827,341 -54% 1,168 $708   $3,002,472 10
1997/02/21 40 $100,391 -88% 124 $810   $3,255,089 17
1997/02/28 60 $25,753 -74% 41 $628   $3,300,292 24
1997/03/07 40 $81,025 +215% 274 $296   $3,386,927 31
1997/03/14 48 $45,600 -44% 140 $326   $3,454,798 38
1997/03/21 51 $30,681 -33% 77 $398   $3,506,206 45

Daily Box Office Performance

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1997/02/07 13 $2,175,131   1,205 $1,805   $2,175,131 7
1997/02/14 18 $979,567 -55% 1,168 $839   $3,154,698 14
1997/02/21 40 $119,841 -88% 124 $966   $3,274,539 21
1997/02/28 54 $31,363 -74% 41 $765   $3,305,902 28
1997/03/07 38 $103,296 +229% 274 $377   $3,409,198 35
1997/03/14 45 $66,327 -36% 140 $474   $3,475,525 42