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Return to Paradise (1998)

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $8,352,677Details
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  4. Video Sales
  5. Cast & Crew
  6. Trailer

Metrics

Rotten Tomatoes
Critics FreshAudience Upright
Critics
71% - Fresh
Audience
75% - Upright

Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists


Movie Details

Domestic Releases: August 14th, 1998 (Wide) by Universal
MPAA Rating: R for language, drug content, some sexuality and a scene of violence
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Source:Remake
Genre:Drama
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Contemporary Fiction
Production Countries: United States

Ranking on other Records and Milestones

RecordRankAmountChart
Date
Days In
Release
Biggest Domestic 7th Weekend 3,890 $51,009 Sep 25, 1998 45
Biggest 7th Weekend Limited Release 979 $51,009 Sep 25, 1998 45
Theater Average 7th Weekend Limited Release 2,796 $386 Sep 25, 1998 45
Biggest Domestic 6th Weekend 3,627 $123,610 Sep 18, 1998 38
Biggest 6th Weekend Limited Release 759 $123,610 Sep 18, 1998 38
Theater Average 6th Weekend Limited Release 2,924 $454 Sep 18, 1998 38
Biggest Domestic 5th Weekend 3,637 $225,687 Sep 11, 1998 31
Biggest 5th Weekend Limited Release 615 $225,687 Sep 11, 1998 31
Theater Average 5th Weekend Limited Release 3,024 $557 Sep 11, 1998 31
Biggest Domestic 4th Weekend 3,214 $753,341 Sep 4, 1998 24
Biggest 4th Weekend Limited Release 270 $753,341 Sep 4, 1998 24
Theater Average 4th Weekend Limited Release 2,436 $1,245 Sep 4, 1998 24
Biggest Domestic 3rd Weekend 3,943 $719,532 Aug 28, 1998 17
Biggest 3rd Weekend Limited Release 305 $719,532 Aug 28, 1998 17
Theater Average 3rd Weekend Limited Release 3,272 $1,082 Aug 28, 1998 17
Biggest Domestic 2nd Weekend 3,943 $1,423,289 Aug 21, 1998 10
Biggest 2nd Weekend Limited Release 139 $1,423,289 Aug 21, 1998 10
Theater Average 2nd Weekend Limited Release 3,807 $1,445 Aug 21, 1998 10
Biggest Domestic Opening Weekend 3,915 $2,465,129 Aug 14, 1998 3
Biggest Opening Weekend Limited Release 95 $2,465,129 Aug 14, 1998 3
Theater Average Opening Weekend Limited Release 4,793 $2,555 Aug 14, 1998 3
Theater Average Limited Release 14,903 $2,555 Aug 14, 1998 3
Top 1998 Theater Average Limited Release 446 $2,555 Aug 14, 1998 3
Never Wide Domestic 366 $8,352,677 Aug 14, 1998 0
Never No. 1 Domestic 3,265 $8,352,677 Aug 14, 1998 0
Widest Expansion Limited Release 1,750 20 Aug 14, 1998 0

Cast

   John 'Sheriff' Volgecherev
Anne Heche    Beth Eastern
Joaquin Phoenix    Lewis
David Conrad    Tony
Jada Pinkett Smith    M.J. Major
Ming Lee    Mr. Chandran
Vera Farmiga    Kerrie
Raymond J. Barry    Sheriff's Father

Production and Technical Credits

Director   
Composer    Mark Mancina

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Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1998/08/14 14 $2,465,129   965 $2,555   $2,465,129 3
1998/08/21 16 $1,423,289 -42% 985 $1,445   $5,134,731 10
1998/08/28 23 $719,532 -49% 665 $1,082   $6,540,962 17
1998/09/04 27 $753,341 +5% 605 $1,245   $7,597,508 24
1998/09/11 31 $225,687 -70% 405 $557   $7,961,204 31
1998/09/18 39 $123,610 -45% 272 $454   $8,186,242 38
1998/09/25 52 $51,009 -59% 132 $386   $8,288,513 45

Daily Box Office Performance

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1998/08/14 14 $3,711,442   965 $3,846   $3,711,442 7
1998/08/21 17 $2,109,988 -43% 985 $2,142   $5,821,430 14
1998/08/28 22 $1,022,737 -52% 665 $1,538   $6,844,167 21
1998/09/04 28 $891,350 -13% 605 $1,473   $7,735,517 28
1998/09/11 30 $327,115 -63% 405 $808   $8,062,632 35
1998/09/18 38 $174,872 -47% 272 $643   $8,237,504 42