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Quiz Show (1994)

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $24,787,282Details
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  5. Video Sales
  6. Cast & Crew
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Metrics

Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists

RecordRankAmount
All Time Domestic Box Office 2,945 $24,787,282
All Time Worldwide Box Office 3,856 $24,787,282

See the Box Office tab (Domestic) and International tab (International and Worldwide) for more Cumulative Box Office Records.


Movie Details

Domestic Releases: September 14th, 1994 (Limited) by Walt Disney
MPAA Rating: PG-13 for some strong language
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Keywords: TV Industry
Source:Based on Fiction Book/Short Story
Genre:Drama
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Dramatization
Production Countries: United States

Ranking on other Records and Milestones

RecordRankAmountChart
Date
Days In
Release
Biggest Domestic 32nd Weekend 84 $41,904 Apr 21, 1995 222
Biggest Domestic 30th Weekend 78 $73,644 Apr 7, 1995 208
Biggest Domestic 29th Weekend 60 $157,544 Mar 31, 1995 201
Biggest Domestic 28th Weekend 128 $47,820 Mar 24, 1995 194
Biggest Domestic 27th Weekend 116 $72,241 Mar 17, 1995 187
Biggest Domestic 26th Weekend 122 $110,732 Mar 10, 1995 180
Biggest Domestic 25th Weekend 113 $155,836 Mar 3, 1995 173
Biggest Domestic 24th Weekend 58 $511,816 Feb 24, 1995 166
Biggest Domestic 23rd Weekend 36 $1,027,618 Feb 17, 1995 159
Biggest Domestic 16th Weekend 1,329 $29,772 Dec 30, 1994 110
Biggest Domestic 15th Weekend 1,531 $29,534 Dec 23, 1994 103
Biggest Domestic 14th Weekend 1,649 $39,690 Dec 16, 1994 96
Biggest Domestic 13th Weekend 1,695 $54,739 Dec 9, 1994 89
Biggest Domestic 9th Weekend 1,053 $441,524 Nov 11, 1994 61
Biggest Domestic 8th Weekend 1,023 $735,199 Nov 4, 1994 54
Biggest Domestic 7th Weekend 1,205 $948,292 Oct 28, 1994 47
Biggest Domestic 6th Weekend 1,249 $1,563,145 Oct 21, 1994 40
Biggest Domestic 5th Weekend 1,427 $2,148,473 Oct 14, 1994 33
Biggest Domestic 4th Weekend 1,514 $3,160,749 Oct 7, 1994 26
Biggest Domestic 3rd Weekend 2,117 $3,365,119 Sep 30, 1994 19
Biggest Domestic 2nd Weekend 3,096 $2,925,602 Sep 23, 1994 12
Biggest Domestic Opening Weekend 4,748 $757,714 Sep 16, 1994 5
Never Wide Domestic 56 $24,787,282 Sep 14, 1994 0
Never No. 1 Domestic 1,641 $24,787,282 Sep 14, 1994 0

Cast

Ralph Fiennes    Charles Van Doren
Ethan Hawke    Student (uncredited)
Mira Sorvino    Sandra Goodwin
John Turturro    Herbie Stempel
Hank Azaria    Albert Freedman
David Paymer    Dan Enright
Illeana Douglas    Woman at Book Party (Elizabeth)
William Fichtner    Stage Manager
Calista Flockhart    Barnard Girl
Barry Levinson    Dave Garroway
Paul Guilfoyle    Lishman
Griffin Dunne    Account Guy
Rob Morrow    Dick Goodwin
Christopher McDonald    Jack Barry
Paul Scofield    Mark Van Doren
Martin Scorsese    Martin Rittenhome

Production and Technical Credits

Director   
Composer    Mark Isham
Assistant Sound Designer    Christopher Boyes

Domestic Cumulative Box Office Records


Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1994/09/16 18 $757,714   27 $28,063   $792,366 5
1994/09/23 4 $2,925,602 +286% 219 $13,359   $4,098,362 12
1994/09/30 5 $3,365,119 +15% 439 $7,665   $8,430,084 19
1994/10/07 7 $3,160,749 -6% 822 $3,845   $12,565,785 26
1994/10/14 10 $2,148,473 -32% 822 $2,614   $15,738,644 33
1994/10/21 11 $1,563,145 -27% 714 $2,189   $17,918,825 40
1994/10/28 15 $948,292 -39% 577 $1,643   $19,301,923 47
1994/11/04 17 $735,199 -22% 537 $1,369   $20,338,682 54
1994/11/11 20 $441,524 -40% 308 $1,434   $20,988,577 61
1994/12/09 37 $54,739   67 $817   $21,707,245 89
1994/12/16 44 $39,690 -27% 45 $882   $21,764,076 96
1994/12/23 54 $29,534 -26% 25 $1,181   $21,815,795 103
1994/12/30 55 $29,772 +1% 21 $1,418   $21,854,889 110
1995/02/17 15 $1,027,618   422 $2,435   $23,055,295 159
1995/02/24 19 $511,816 -50% 352 $1,454   $23,744,736 166
1995/03/03 36 $155,836 -70% 123 $1,267   $24,020,002 173
1995/03/10 43 $110,732 -29% 114 $971   $24,170,527 180
1995/03/17 49 $72,241 -35% 100 $722   $24,274,102 187
1995/03/24 50 $47,820 -34% 60 $797   $24,342,899 194
1995/03/31 30 $157,544 +229% 241 $654   $24,518,065 201
1995/04/07 42 $73,644 -53% 115 $640   $24,651,358 208
1995/04/21 50 $41,904   72 $582   $24,775,084 222

Daily Box Office Performance

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1994/09/16 10 $1,138,108   27 $42,152   $1,172,760 9
1994/09/23 4 $3,892,205 +242% 219 $17,773   $5,064,965 16
1994/09/30 5 $4,340,071 +12% 439 $9,886   $9,405,036 23
1994/10/07 6 $4,185,135 -4% 822 $5,091   $13,590,171 30
1994/10/14 9 $2,765,509 -34% 822 $3,364   $16,355,680 37
1994/10/21 11 $1,997,951 -28% 714 $2,798   $18,353,631 44
1994/10/28 15 $1,249,852 -37% 577 $2,166   $19,603,483 51
1994/11/04 16 $943,570 -25% 537 $1,757   $20,547,053 58
1994/12/09 38 $71,880   67 $1,073   $21,724,386 93
1994/12/16 41 $61,875 -14% 45 $1,375   $21,786,261 100
1994/12/23 56 $38,856 -37% 25 $1,554   $21,825,117 107
1995/02/17 15 $1,205,243   422 $2,856   $23,232,920 163
1995/02/24 19 $631,246 -48% 352 $1,793   $23,864,166 170
1995/03/03 35 $195,629 -69% 123 $1,590   $24,059,795 177
1995/03/10 41 $142,066 -27% 114 $1,246   $24,201,861 184
1995/03/17 45 $93,218 -34% 100 $932   $24,295,079 191
1995/03/24 44 $65,442 -30% 60 $1,091   $24,360,521 198
1995/03/31 30 $217,193 +232% 241 $901   $24,577,714 205