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Playing God (1997)

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $4,166,918Details
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  5. Cast & Crew
  6. Trailer

Metrics

Rotten Tomatoes
Critics RottenAudience Spilled
Critics
13% - Rotten
Audience
33% - Spilled

Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists


Movie Details

Domestic Releases: October 17th, 1997 (Wide) by Walt Disney
MPAA Rating: R for strong graphic violence, gore, pervasive language and some drug use
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Source:Original Screenplay
Genre:Thriller/Suspense
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Contemporary Fiction
Production Countries: United States

Ranking on other Records and Milestones

RecordRankRevenueChart
Date
Days In
Release
Biggest 5th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 6,647 $3,371 Nov 14, 1997 31
Biggest 4th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 5,906 $25,621 Nov 7, 1997 24
Biggest 3rd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 4,839 $177,687 Oct 31, 1997 17
Biggest 2nd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 4,286 $832,298 Oct 24, 1997 10
Biggest Opening Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 4,103 $1,937,374 Oct 17, 1997 3
Widest Opening Weekend 2,934 1,479 Oct 17, 1997 3
Movies with Leggiest Opening Weekend 907 3.10 Oct 17, 1997 1
Movies with Most Front-Loaded Opening Weekend 1,033 32.3% Oct 17, 1997 1

Cast

David Duchovny    Eugene Sands
Timothy Hutton   
Angelina Jolie Pitt    Claire
Peter Stormare    Vladimir
Tracey Walter    Jim
Gary Dourdan    Yates

Production and Technical Credits

Executive Producer    Thomas A. Bliss

The shaded area represents the expected performance range for a film, based on its opening weekend box office. 95% of films fall within the shaded area. If a film trends towards the top end of the shaded area, it has good legs compared to the average film; if it trends towards the bottom end of the shaded area, it has poor legs. The predictive area is based on movies from the past 5 years.

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Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1997/10/17 11 $1,937,374   1,479 $1,310   $1,937,374 3
1997/10/24 17 $832,298 -57% 1,479 $563   $3,435,188 10
1997/10/31 28 $177,687 -79% 532 $334   $3,948,102 17
1997/11/07 56 $25,621 -86% 73 $351   $4,052,347 24
1997/11/14 71 $3,371 -87% 12 $281   $4,068,285 31

Daily Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1997/10/17 10 $625,000   1,479 $423   $625,000 1
1997/10/18 11 $815,000 +30% 1,479 $551   $1,440,000 2
1997/10/19 11 $457,374 -44% 1,479 $309   $1,937,374 3
1997/10/20 9 $168,404 -63% 1,479 $114   $2,105,778 4
1997/10/21 9 $197,705 +17% 1,479 $134   $2,303,483 5

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1997/10/17 12 $2,602,890   1,479 $1,760   $2,602,890 7
1997/10/24 17 $1,167,525 -55% 1,479 $789   $3,770,415 14
1997/10/31 28 $256,311 -78% 532 $482   $4,026,726 21
1997/11/07 51 $38,188 -85% 73 $523   $4,064,914 28