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Ridicule (1996)

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $2,503,829Details
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Metrics

Rotten Tomatoes
Critics FreshAudience Upright
Critics
78% - Fresh
Audience
84% - Upright

Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists

RecordRankAmount
Top 1996 Movies at the Domestic Box Office 174 $2,503,829
Top 1996 Limited Release Movies at the Domestic Box Office 38 $2,503,829
Highest Weekend Theater Average for Limited Release Movies 31,873 $1,182
Highest Weekend Theater Average for Limited Release Movies 14,624 $2,595
Highest Weekend Theater Average for Limited Release Movies 21,915 $1,789
Highest Weekend Theater Average for Limited Release Movies 21,239 $1,849
Highest Weekend Theater Average for Limited Release Movies 2,748 $8,991
Highest Weekend Theater Average for Limited Release Movies 12,140 $3,048
Highest Weekend Theater Average for Limited Release Movies 20,215 $1,938
Highest Weekend Theater Average for Limited Release Movies 10,936 $3,314
Highest Weekend Theater Average for Limited Release Movies 17,738 $2,194
Highest Weekend Theater Average for Limited Release Movies 32,189 $1,167
Highest Weekend Theater Average for Limited Release Movies 21,788 $1,800
Highest Weekend Theater Average for Limited Release Movies 7,070 $4,658
Highest Weekend Theater Average for Limited Release Movies 12,904 $2,884
Highest Weekend Theater Average for Limited Release Movies 20,587 $1,905
Highest Weekend Theater Average for Limited Release Movies 585 $19,947
Highest Weekend Theater Average for Limited Release Movies 19,545 $2,003
All Time Worldwide Box Office 8,531 $2,503,829
All Time Domestic Inflation Adjusted Box Office for Limited Release Movies 690 $4,710,322
All Time Domestic Inflation Adjusted Box Office 5,842 $4,710,322
All Time Domestic Highest Grossing Limited Release Movies 907 $2,503,829
All Time Domestic Box Office 6,680 $2,503,829

Movie Details

Domestic Releases: November 29th, 1996 (Wide) by Miramax
MPAA Rating: R for graphic nudity, some sexuality and brief violence
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Keywords: Foreign Language
Source:Original Screenplay
Genre:Drama
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Historical Fiction
Production Countries: France

Ranking on other Records and Milestones

RecordRankAmountChart
Date
Days In
Release
Biggest 17th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,177 $23,643 Mar 21, 1997 115
Biggest 17th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 300 $23,643 Mar 21, 1997 115
Highest Theater Average 17th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 370 $1,182 Mar 21, 1997 115
Biggest 16th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,373 $25,679 Mar 14, 1997 108
Biggest 16th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 340 $25,679 Mar 14, 1997 108
Highest Theater Average 16th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 440 $1,167 Mar 14, 1997 108
Biggest 15th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,493 $32,391 Mar 7, 1997 101
Biggest 15th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 359 $32,391 Mar 7, 1997 101
Highest Theater Average 15th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 221 $1,800 Mar 7, 1997 101
Biggest 14th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,689 $35,772 Feb 28, 1997 94
Biggest 14th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 392 $35,772 Feb 28, 1997 94
Highest Theater Average 14th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 244 $1,789 Feb 28, 1997 94
Biggest 13th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,549 $70,204 Feb 21, 1997 87
Biggest 13th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 311 $70,204 Feb 21, 1997 87
Highest Theater Average 13th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 169 $2,194 Feb 21, 1997 87
Biggest 12th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,914 $57,137 Feb 14, 1997 80
Biggest 12th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 419 $57,137 Feb 14, 1997 80
Highest Theater Average 12th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 291 $1,905 Feb 14, 1997 80
Biggest 10th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 2,734 $44,376 Jan 31, 1997 66
Biggest 10th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 655 $44,376 Jan 31, 1997 66
Highest Theater Average 10th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 413 $1,849 Jan 31, 1997 66
Biggest 9th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 3,078 $46,509 Jan 24, 1997 59
Biggest 9th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 754 $46,509 Jan 24, 1997 59
Highest Theater Average 9th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 466 $1,938 Jan 24, 1997 59
Biggest 8th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 2,872 $90,824 Jan 17, 1997 52
Biggest 8th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 633 $90,824 Jan 17, 1997 52
Highest Theater Average 8th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 327 $2,595 Jan 17, 1997 52
Biggest 7th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 3,105 $116,157 Jan 10, 1997 45
Biggest 7th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 657 $116,157 Jan 10, 1997 45
Highest Theater Average 7th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 729 $2,003 Jan 10, 1997 45
Biggest 6th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 2,981 $236,507 Jan 3, 1997 38
Biggest 6th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 507 $236,507 Jan 3, 1997 38
Highest Theater Average 6th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 455 $2,884 Jan 3, 1997 38
Biggest 5th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 3,661 $219,425 Dec 27, 1996 31
Biggest 5th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 623 $219,425 Dec 27, 1996 31
Highest Theater Average 5th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 636 $3,048 Dec 27, 1996 31
Biggest 4th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 4,884 $102,742 Dec 20, 1996 24
Biggest 4th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 1,080 $102,742 Dec 20, 1996 24
Highest Theater Average 4th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 826 $3,314 Dec 20, 1996 24
Biggest 3rd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 5,200 $125,768 Dec 13, 1996 17
Biggest 3rd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 1,073 $125,768 Dec 13, 1996 17
Highest Theater Average 3rd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 759 $4,658 Dec 13, 1996 17
Biggest 2nd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 5,417 $143,859 Dec 6, 1996 10
Biggest 2nd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 1,030 $143,859 Dec 6, 1996 10
Highest Theater Average 2nd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 616 $8,991 Dec 6, 1996 10
Biggest Opening Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 6,735 $59,841 Nov 29, 1996 3
Biggest Opening Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 1,950 $59,841 Nov 29, 1996 3
Highest Theater Average Opening Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 430 $19,947 Nov 29, 1996 3
Top 1996 Theater Average Limited Release Movies at the Domestic Box Office 29 $19,947 Nov 29, 1996 3
Top Grossing Movies Never to Go Into Wide Release 1,127 $2,503,829 Nov 29, 1996 0
Top Movies Never to Reach Number One at the Domestic Box Office Chart 4,582 $2,503,829 Nov 29, 1996 0
Widest Expansion for Limited Release Movies 887 79 Nov 29, 1996 0

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Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1996/11/29 45 $59,841   3 $19,947   $59,841 3
1996/12/06 20 $143,859 +140% 16 $8,991   $223,628 10
1996/12/13 18 $125,768 -13% 27 $4,658   $402,531 17
1996/12/20 30 $102,742 -18% 31 $3,314   $557,198 24
1996/12/27 28 $219,425 +114% 72 $3,048   $851,953 31
1997/01/03 25 $236,507 +8% 82 $2,884   $1,582,546 38
1997/01/10 34 $116,157 -51% 58 $2,003   $1,779,832 45
1997/01/17 42 $90,824 -22% 35 $2,595   $1,930,615 52
1997/01/24 48 $46,509 -49% 24 $1,938   $2,015,919 59
1997/01/31 54 $44,376 -5% 24 $1,849   $2,081,756 66
1997/02/14 52 $57,137   30 $1,905   $2,212,457 80
1997/02/21 46 $70,204 +23% 32 $2,194   $2,316,195 87
1997/02/28 56 $35,772 -49% 20 $1,789   $2,371,359 94
1997/03/07 57 $32,391 -9% 18 $1,800   $2,417,398 101
1997/03/14 60 $25,679 -21% 22 $1,167   $2,457,741 108
1997/03/21 55 $23,643 -8% 20 $1,182   $2,503,829 115

Daily Box Office Performance

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1996/11/29 41 $79,769   3 $26,590   $79,769 7
1996/12/06 19 $196,994 +147% 16 $12,312   $276,763 14
1996/12/13 17 $177,693 -10% 27 $6,581   $454,456 21
1996/12/20 30 $178,072 n/c 31 $5,744   $632,528 28
1996/12/27 25 $713,511 +301% 72 $9,910   $1,346,039 35
1997/01/03 26 $317,636 -55% 82 $3,874   $1,663,675 42
1997/01/10 33 $176,116 -45% 58 $3,036   $1,839,791 49
1997/01/17 37 $129,619 -26% 35 $3,703   $1,969,410 56
1997/01/24 47 $67,970 -48% 24 $2,832   $2,037,380 63
1997/02/14 48 $90,671   30 $3,022   $2,245,991 84
1997/02/21 46 $89,596 -1% 32 $2,800   $2,335,587 91
1997/02/28 52 $49,420 -45% 20 $2,471   $2,385,007 98
1997/03/07 49 $47,055 -5% 18 $2,614   $2,432,062 105
1997/03/14 50 $48,124 +2% 22 $2,187   $2,480,186 112