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Pleasantville (1998)

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $40,584,421Details
International Box Office $9,221,041Details
Worldwide Box Office $49,805,462
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Metrics

Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists


Movie Details

Domestic Releases: October 23rd, 1998 (Wide) by New Line
MPAA Rating: PG-13 for some thematic elements emphasizing sexuality, and for language
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Source:Original Screenplay
Genre:Comedy
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Fantasy
Production Countries: United States

Ranking on other Records and Milestones

RecordRankAmountChart
Date
Days In
Release
Veterans Day (All Movies, 3-Day, Inflation Adjusted) 171 $6,778,230 Nov 13, 1998 24
Halloween (All Movies, 3-Day) 37 $6,879,604 Oct 30, 1998 10
Halloween (All Movies, 3-Day, Inflation Adjusted) 24 $12,688,395 Oct 30, 1998 10

Cast

   David/Bud Parker
Jeff Daniels    Mr. Johnson
Joan Allen    Betty Parker
William H. Macy    George Parker
J.T. Walsh    Big Bob
   Jennifer/Mary Sue Parker
Don Knotts    TV Repairman
Paul Walker    Skip Martin
Marley Shelton    Margaret
Jane Kaczmarek    David and Jennifer's Mom
Jason Behr    Mark's Lackey #2
Weston Blakesley    Gus
Jeanine Jackson    Neighbor
Jason Maves    Paperboy
Marissa Ribisi   
Marc Blucas    Basketball Hero

Production and Technical Credits

Director   
Composer    Randy Newman
Music Supervisor    Bonnie Greenberg

DVD and Blu-ray Releases for February 1st, 2011

February 1st, 2011

There's still a lull when it comes to first-run releases on the home market with no major, or even midlevel hits coming out this week. In fact, the best-selling release according to Amazon.com is Alice in Wonderland on Blu-ray / DVD Combo Pack, which is a contender for Pick of the Week. The other major contender is Let Me In on Blu-ray, which failed to find an audience despite impressing critics almost as much as the original did. I'm going to give the honor to Let Me In, but both are worthy contenders. More...

Domestic Cumulative Box Office Records


Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossWeek
1998/10/23 1 $8,855,063   1,636 $5,413   $8,855,063 1
1998/10/30 2 $6,879,604 -22% 1,761 $3,907   $18,294,728 2
1998/11/06 3 $5,593,743 -19% 1,761 $3,176   $26,184,082 3
1998/11/13 7 $3,675,133 -34% 1,773 $2,073   $31,647,228 4
1998/11/20 9 $2,246,978 -39% 1,715 $1,310   $34,718,343 5
1998/11/27 14 $1,204,095 -46% 1,089 $1,106   $36,720,568 6
1998/12/04 18 $501,005 -58% 831 $603   $37,437,387 7
1998/12/11 18 $461,161 -8% 801 $576   $38,060,436 8
1998/12/18 29 $217,026 -53% 602 $361   $38,413,677 9
1998/12/25 39 $93,885 -57% 159 $590   $38,666,023 10
1999/01/01 38 $106,430 +13% 25 $4,257   $38,868,118 11
1999/01/08 38 $83,720 -21% 148 $566   $38,995,327 12
1999/01/15 44 $85,136 +2% 112 $760   $39,122,547 13
1999/01/22 49 $53,452 -37% 95 $563   $39,194,840 14
1999/01/29 50 $43,026 -20% 80 $538   $39,252,946 15
1999/02/05 51 $35,336 -18% 59 $599   $39,304,146 16
1999/02/12 55 $33,764 -4% 36 $938   $39,350,608 17
1999/02/19 58 $34,099 +1% 33 $1,033   $39,393,515 18
1999/02/26 34 $275,606 +708% 335 $823   $39,687,220 19
1999/03/05 32 $237,928 -14% 386 $616   $40,020,034 20
1999/03/12 39 $181,191 -24% 314 $577   $40,288,680 21
1999/03/19 43 $117,408 -35% 215 $546   $40,474,152 22
1999/03/26 53 $41,543 -65% 87 $478   $40,568,025 23

Daily Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1998/10/23 2 $2,740,000   1,636 $1,675   $2,740,000 1
1998/10/24 2 $3,825,000 +40% 1,636 $2,338   $6,565,000 2
1998/10/25 2 $2,217,000 -42% 1,636 $1,355   $8,855,063 3
1998/10/26 1 $583,522 -74% 1,636 $357   $9,438,585 4
1998/10/27 2 $700,164 +20% 1,636 $428   $10,138,749 5
1998/10/28 1 $613,427 -12% 1,636 $375   $10,752,176 6
1998/11/01 2 $2,181,000   1,761 $1,239   $18,295,000 10
1998/11/02 2 $530,924 -76% 1,761 $301   $18,825,652 11
1998/11/03 2 $663,592 +25% 1,761 $377   $19,489,244 12
1998/11/04 3 $496,452 -25% 1,761 $282   $19,985,696 13
1998/11/05 1 $521,340 +5% 1,761 $296   $20,507,036 14
1998/11/06 3 $1,685,000 +223% 1,761 $957   $22,275,000 15
1998/11/07 3 $2,635,000 +56% 1,761 $1,496   $24,910,000 16
1998/11/08 5 $1,264,000 -52% 1,761 $718   $26,184,082 17
1998/11/09 4 $267,459 -79% 1,761 $152   $26,451,541 18
1998/11/10 3 $487,363 +82% 1,761 $277   $26,938,904 19
1998/11/11 5 $714,263 +47% 1,761 $406   $27,653,167 20
1998/11/12 4 $310,997 -56% 1,761 $177   $27,964,164 21
1998/11/13 5 $1,115,000 +259% 1,773 $629   $29,087,000 22
1998/11/14 7 $1,750,000 +57% 1,773 $987   $30,837,000 23
1998/11/15 8 $820,000 -53% 1,773 $462   $31,647,000 24
1998/11/16 5 $185,666 -77% 1,773 $105   $31,832,894 25
1998/11/17 5 $232,369 +25% 1,773 $131   $32,065,263 26
1998/11/18 5 $198,926 -14% 1,773 $112   $32,264,189 27
1998/11/19 5 $199,492 n/c 1,773 $113   $32,453,681 28
1998/11/20 7 $705,000 +253% 1,715 $411   $33,176,000 29
1998/11/21 8 $1,120,000 +59% 1,776 $631   $34,296,000 30
1998/11/22 9 $476,000 -58% 1,715 $278   $34,718,000 31
1998/11/23 7 $151,602 -68% 1,715 $88   $34,869,945 32
1998/11/24 7 $215,000 +42% 1,715 $125   $35,073,000 33

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossWeek
1998/10/23 1 $11,415,124   1,636 $6,977   $11,415,124 1
1998/10/30 2 $9,175,215 -20% 1,761 $5,210   $20,590,339 2
1998/11/06 4 $7,381,756 -20% 1,761 $4,192   $27,972,095 3
1998/11/13 6 $4,499,270 -39% 1,773 $2,538   $32,471,365 4
1998/11/20 9 $3,045,108 -32% 1,715 $1,776   $35,516,473 5
1998/11/27 14 $1,419,909 -53% 1,089 $1,304   $36,936,382 6
1998/12/04 18 $662,893 -53% 831 $798   $37,599,275 7
1998/12/11 18 $597,376 -10% 801 $746   $38,196,651 8
1998/12/18 27 $375,487 -37% 602 $624   $38,572,138 9
1998/12/25 40 $189,550 -50% 159 $1,192   $38,761,688 10
1999/01/01 36 $149,919 -21% 25 $5,997   $38,911,607 11
1999/01/08 36 $125,804 -16% 148 $850   $39,037,411 12
1999/01/15 42 $103,977 -17% 112 $928   $39,141,388 13
1999/01/22 46 $68,532 -34% 95 $721   $39,209,920 14
1999/01/29 47 $58,890 -14% 80 $736   $39,268,810 15
1999/02/05 47 $48,034 -18% 59 $814   $39,316,844 16
1999/02/12 54 $42,572 -11% 36 $1,183   $39,359,416 17
1999/02/19 51 $52,198 +23% 33 $1,582   $39,411,614 18
1999/02/26 34 $370,492 +610% 335 $1,106   $39,782,106 19
1999/03/05 32 $325,383 -12% 386 $843   $40,107,489 20
1999/03/12 39 $249,255 -23% 314 $794   $40,356,744 21
1999/03/19 42 $169,738 -32% 215 $789   $40,526,482 22