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Pi (1998)

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $3,221,152Details
International Box Office $1,457,361
Worldwide Box Office $4,678,513
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Metrics

Rotten Tomatoes
Critics Certified FreshAudience Upright
Critics
87% - Certified Fresh
Audience
85% - Upright

Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists

RecordRankAmount
Top 1998 Movies at the Domestic Box Office 164 $3,221,152
Top 1998 Limited Release Movies at the Domestic Box Office 32 $3,221,152
Highest Weekend Theater Average for Limited Release Movies 33,944 $1,093
Highest Weekend Theater Average for Limited Release Movies 50,544 $540
Highest Weekend Theater Average for Limited Release Movies 216 $31,069
Highest Weekend Theater Average for Limited Release Movies 10,900 $3,323
Highest Weekend Theater Average for Limited Release Movies 48,101 $613
Highest Weekend Theater Average for Limited Release Movies 2,291 $10,012
Highest Weekend Theater Average for Limited Release Movies 9,416 $3,747
Highest Weekend Theater Average for Limited Release Movies 42,873 $769
Highest Weekend Theater Average for Limited Release Movies 40,796 $837
Highest Weekend Theater Average for Limited Release Movies 55,128 $405
Highest Weekend Theater Average for Limited Release Movies 32,785 $1,142
Highest Weekend Theater Average for Limited Release Movies 50,347 $545
Highest Weekend Theater Average for Limited Release Movies 4,402 $6,564
Highest Weekend Theater Average for Limited Release Movies 10,412 $3,457
Highest Weekend Theater Average for Limited Release Movies 211 $31,563
Highest Weekend Theater Average for Limited Release Movies 46,554 $656
Highest Weekend Theater Average for Limited Release Movies 7,177 $4,610
Highest Weekend Theater Average for Limited Release Movies 41,292 $820
Highest Weekend Theater Average for Limited Release Movies 1,117 $14,761
All Time Worldwide Box Office 7,464 $4,678,513
All Time International Box Office 5,286 $1,457,361
All Time Domestic Inflation Adjusted Box Office for Limited Release Movies 585 $5,789,825
All Time Domestic Inflation Adjusted Box Office 5,646 $5,789,825
All Time Domestic Highest Grossing Limited Release Movies 756 $3,221,152
All Time Domestic Box Office 6,373 $3,221,152

Movie Details

Production Budget:$68,000
Domestic Releases: July 10th, 1998 (Wide) by Live Entertainment
MPAA Rating: R for language and some disturbing images
R for language and some disturbing images
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Source:Original Screenplay
Genre:Thriller/Suspense
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Science Fiction
Production Countries: United States

Ranking on other Records and Milestones

RecordRankAmountChart
Date
Days In
Release
Biggest 21st Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 730 $10,043 Nov 27, 1998 143
Biggest 21st Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 266 $10,043 Nov 27, 1998 143
Highest Theater Average 21st Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 363 $837 Nov 27, 1998 143
Biggest 20th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 742 $17,220 Nov 20, 1998 136
Biggest 20th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 233 $17,220 Nov 20, 1998 136
Highest Theater Average 20th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 418 $820 Nov 20, 1998 136
Biggest 19th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 907 $15,320 Nov 13, 1998 129
Biggest 19th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 271 $15,320 Nov 13, 1998 129
Highest Theater Average 19th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 619 $613 Nov 13, 1998 129
Biggest 18th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,077 $16,203 Nov 6, 1998 122
Biggest 18th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 310 $16,203 Nov 6, 1998 122
Highest Theater Average 18th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 796 $540 Nov 6, 1998 122
Biggest 17th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,200 $22,285 Oct 30, 1998 115
Biggest 17th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 317 $22,285 Oct 30, 1998 115
Highest Theater Average 17th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 1,035 $405 Oct 30, 1998 115
Biggest 16th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,332 $28,363 Oct 23, 1998 108
Biggest 16th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 322 $28,363 Oct 23, 1998 108
Highest Theater Average 16th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 1,007 $545 Oct 23, 1998 108
Biggest 15th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,452 $35,435 Oct 16, 1998 101
Biggest 15th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 340 $35,435 Oct 16, 1998 101
Highest Theater Average 15th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 960 $656 Oct 16, 1998 101
Biggest 14th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,565 $46,899 Oct 9, 1998 94
Biggest 14th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 344 $46,899 Oct 9, 1998 94
Highest Theater Average 14th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 912 $769 Oct 9, 1998 94
Biggest 13th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,653 $57,908 Oct 2, 1998 87
Biggest 13th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 337 $57,908 Oct 2, 1998 87
Highest Theater Average 13th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 679 $1,093 Oct 2, 1998 87
Biggest 12th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,717 $74,219 Sep 25, 1998 80
Biggest 12th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 342 $74,219 Sep 25, 1998 80
Highest Theater Average 12th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 729 $1,142 Sep 25, 1998 80
Biggest 11th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,689 $110,008 Sep 18, 1998 73
Biggest 11th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 325 $110,008 Sep 18, 1998 73
Highest Theater Average 11th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 2,292 $0 Sep 18, 1998 73
Biggest 10th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,962 $110,942 Sep 11, 1998 66
Biggest 10th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 394 $110,942 Sep 11, 1998 66
Highest Theater Average 10th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 2,462 $0 Sep 11, 1998 66
Biggest 9th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,564 $235,053 Sep 4, 1998 59
Biggest 9th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 289 $235,053 Sep 4, 1998 59
Highest Theater Average 9th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 130 $3,457 Sep 4, 1998 59
Biggest 8th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 2,197 $176,145 Aug 28, 1998 52
Biggest 8th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 423 $176,145 Aug 28, 1998 52
Highest Theater Average 8th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 195 $3,323 Aug 28, 1998 52
Biggest 7th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 2,387 $228,572 Aug 21, 1998 45
Biggest 7th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 420 $228,572 Aug 21, 1998 45
Highest Theater Average 7th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 189 $3,747 Aug 21, 1998 45
Biggest 6th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 2,915 $253,557 Aug 14, 1998 38
Biggest 6th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 485 $253,557 Aug 14, 1998 38
Highest Theater Average 6th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 157 $4,610 Aug 14, 1998 38
Biggest 5th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 3,473 $269,144 Aug 7, 1998 31
Biggest 5th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 538 $269,144 Aug 7, 1998 31
Highest Theater Average 5th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 106 $6,564 Aug 7, 1998 31
Biggest 4th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 4,180 $250,310 Jul 31, 1998 24
Biggest 4th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 644 $250,310 Jul 31, 1998 24
Highest Theater Average 4th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 67 $10,012 Jul 31, 1998 24
Biggest 3rd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 5,054 $147,608 Jul 24, 1998 17
Biggest 3rd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 966 $147,608 Jul 24, 1998 17
Highest Theater Average 3rd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 62 $14,761 Jul 24, 1998 17
Biggest 2nd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 6,970 $31,563 Jul 17, 1998 10
Biggest 2nd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 2,361 $31,563 Jul 17, 1998 10
Highest Theater Average 2nd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 30 $31,563 Jul 17, 1998 10
Top 1998 Theater Average Limited Release Movies at the Domestic Box Office 3 $31,563 Jul 17, 1998 10
Biggest Opening Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 7,622 $31,069 Jul 10, 1998 3
Biggest Opening Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 2,771 $31,069 Jul 10, 1998 3
Highest Theater Average Opening Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 176 $31,069 Jul 10, 1998 3
Top Grossing Movies Never to Go Into Wide Release 934 $3,221,152 Jul 10, 1998 0
Top Movies Never to Reach Number One at the Domestic Box Office Chart 4,354 $3,221,152 Jul 10, 1998 0
Widest Expansion for Limited Release Movies 968 67 Jul 10, 1998 0

Production and Technical Credits

Director   
Composer    Clint Mansell
Composer    David Holmes

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Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1998/07/10 52 $31,069   1 $31,069   $31,069 3
1998/07/17 50 $31,563 +2% 1 $31,563   $88,074 10
1998/07/24 27 $147,608 +368% 10 $14,761   $261,786 17
1998/07/31 25 $250,310 +70% 25 $10,012   $601,702 24
1998/08/07 26 $269,144 +8% 41 $6,564   $1,002,124 31
1998/08/14 29 $253,557 -6% 55 $4,610   $1,396,369 38
1998/08/21 30 $228,572 -10% 61 $3,747   $1,769,778 45
1998/08/28 39 $176,145 -23% 53 $3,323   $2,062,698 52
1998/09/04 34 $235,053 +33% 68 $3,457   $2,376,909 59
1998/09/11 40 $110,942 -53% 0     $2,547,612 66
1998/09/18 41 $110,008 -1% 0     $2,708,316 73
1998/09/25 47 $74,219 -33% 65 $1,142   $2,828,995 80
1998/10/02 50 $57,908 -22% 53 $1,093   $2,912,982 87
1998/10/09 49 $46,899 -19% 61 $769   $2,984,091 94
1998/10/16 56 $35,435 -24% 54 $656   $3,039,965 101
1998/10/23 58 $28,363 -20% 52 $545   $3,085,902 108
1998/10/30 56 $22,285 -21% 55 $405   $3,120,582 115
1998/11/06 59 $16,203 -27% 30 $540   $3,147,618 122
1998/11/13 61 $15,320 -5% 25 $613   $3,171,346 129
1998/11/20 57 $17,220 +12% 21 $820   $3,195,664 136
1998/11/27 69 $10,043 -42% 12 $837   $3,216,970 143

Daily Box Office Performance

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1998/07/10 49 $56,511   1 $56,511   $56,511 7
1998/07/17 48 $57,667 +2% 1 $57,667   $114,178 14
1998/07/24 27 $237,214 +311% 10 $23,721   $351,392 21
1998/07/31 25 $381,588 +61% 25 $15,264   $732,980 28
1998/08/07 26 $409,832 +7% 41 $9,996   $1,142,812 35
1998/08/14 29 $398,394 -3% 55 $7,244   $1,541,206 42
1998/08/21 30 $345,347 -13% 61 $5,661   $1,886,553 49
1998/08/28 35 $255,303 -26% 53 $4,817   $2,141,856 56
1998/09/04 34 $294,814 +15% 68 $4,336   $2,436,670 63
1998/09/11 41 $161,638 -45% 0     $2,598,308 70
1998/09/18 41 $156,468 -3% 0     $2,754,776 77
1998/09/25 43 $100,298 -36% 65 $1,543   $2,855,074 84
1998/10/02 49 $82,118 -18% 53 $1,549   $2,937,192 91
1998/10/09 48 $67,338 -18% 61 $1,104   $3,004,530 98
1998/10/16 47 $53,009 -21% 54 $982   $3,057,539 105
1998/10/23 47 $40,758 -23% 52 $784   $3,098,297 112
1998/10/30 51 $33,118 -19% 55 $602   $3,131,415 119
1998/11/06 57 $24,611 -26% 30 $820   $3,156,026 126
1998/11/13 57 $22,418 -9% 25 $897   $3,178,444 133
1998/11/20 57 $28,483 +27% 21 $1,356   $3,206,927 140