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The Player (1992)

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $21,706,101Details
International Box Office $7,170,601
Worldwide Box Office $28,876,702
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  2. News
  3. Box Office
  4. Video Sales
  5. Cast & Crew
  6. Trailer

Metrics

Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists


Movie Details

Production Budget:$8,000,000
Domestic Releases: April 10th, 1992 (Limited) by Fine Line
Video Release: September 1st, 1998 by Warner Home Video
MPAA Rating: R for language, and for some sensuality.
Comparisons: vs. The Shawshank Redemption
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Keywords: Movie Business, Gratuitous Cameos
Source:Based on Fiction Book/Short Story
Genre:Black 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 8th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 711 $1,192,505 May 29, 1992 52
Biggest 7th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 649 $1,966,647 May 22, 1992 45
Biggest 6th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,244 $1,539,745 May 15, 1992 38
Biggest 5th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,398 $2,177,801 May 8, 1992 31
Biggest 4th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 2,330 $1,716,586 May 1, 1992 24

Cast

   Griffin Mill
Whoopi Goldberg    Detective Susan Avery
Scott Glenn    Himself
Patrick Swayze    Himself
Lyle Lovett    Detective DeLongpre
John Cusack    Himself
Susan Sarandon    Herself
Bruce Willis    Himself
Andie MacDowell    Herself
Burt Reynolds    Himself
Jeff Goldblum    Himself
Julia Roberts    Herself
Robert Wagner    Himself
Vincent D'Onofrio    David Kahane
Teri Garr    Herself
James Coburn    Himself
Brion James    Joel Levinson
Dean Stockwell    Andy Civella
Gary Busey    Himself
Elliott Gould    Himself
Fred Ward    Walter Stuckel
Rod Steiger    Himself
Nick Nolte    Himself
Greta Scacchi    June Gudmundsdottir
Peter Gallagher    Larry Levy
Richard E. Grant    Tom Oakley
Sydney Pollack    Dick Mellon
Karen Black    Herself
Robert Carradine    Himself
Cher    Herself
Peter Falk    Himself
Louise Fletcher    Herself
Dennis Franz    Himself
Joel Grey    Himself
Anjelica Huston    Herself
David Alan Grier    Himself
Sally Kellerman    Herself
Sally Kirkland    Herself
Jack Lemmon    Himself
Marlee Matlin    Herself
Malcolm McDowell    Himself
Mimi Rogers    Herself
Lily Tomlin    Herself
Gina Gershon    Whitney Gersh
Jeremy Piven    Steve Reeves
Cynthia Stevenson    Bonnie Sherow
Rene Auberjonois    Himself
Harry Belafonte    Himself
Ray Walston    Himself
Alan Rudolph    Himself
Jill St. John    Herself
Steve James    Himself

Production and Technical Credits

Director   
Composer    Thomas Newman

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Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1992/05/01 6 $1,716,586   298 $5,760   $4,644,815 24
1992/05/08 4 $2,177,801 +27% 431 $5,053   $7,478,244 31
1992/05/15 5 $1,539,745 -29% 439 $3,507   $9,752,053 38
1992/05/22 8 $1,966,647 +28% 445 $4,419   $12,315,465 45
1992/05/29 9 $1,192,505 -39% 452 $2,638   $13,899,054 52

Daily Box Office Performance

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1992/05/01 6 $2,372,214   298 $7,960   $5,300,443 28
1992/05/08 4 $2,911,865 +23% 431 $6,756   $8,212,308 35
1992/05/15 5 $2,136,510 -27% 439 $4,867   $10,348,818 42
1992/05/22 8 $2,357,731 +10% 445 $5,298   $12,706,549 49