Rush Hour

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $141,186,864Details
International Box Office $104,113,136
Worldwide Box Office $245,300,000
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  6. Cast & Crew
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Metrics

Rotten Tomatoes
Critics
60% - Fresh
Audience
79% - Upright

Movie Details

Production Budget:$35,000,000
Theatrical Release: September 18th, 1998 (Wide) by New Line
Video Release: June 15th, 1999 by Warner Home Video
MPAA Rating: PG-13 for sequences of action/violence and shootings, and for language
Franchise: Rush Hour
Keywords: Buddy Comedy, Buddy Cop, Kidnap
Source:Original Screenplay
Genre:Action
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Contemporary Fiction
Production Companies: Arthur Sarkissian, Roger Birnbaum

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Cast

Jackie Chan    Detective Inspector Lee
Chris Tucker    Detective James Carter
Tom Wilkinson    Thomas Griffin
Elizabeth Pena    Tania Johnson
Tzi Ma    Consul Han
Julia Hsu    Soo Yung
Philip Baker Hall    Capt. Diel
Christopher Penn    Clive Cod
Ken Leung    Sang

Production and Technical Credits

Director    Brett Ratner
Screenwriter    Jim Kauf
Screenwriter    Ross Lamanna
Story Creator    Ross Lamanna
Producer    Roger Birnbaum
Producer    Arthur Sarkissian
Producer    Jonathan Glickman
Executive Producer    Jay Stern
Co-Executive Producer    Leon Dudevoir
Cinematographer    Adam Greenberg
Editor    Mark Helfrich
Composer    Lalo Schifrin
Music Supervisor    Gary Jones
Production Designer    Robb Wilson King
Art Director    Thomas Fichter
Costume Designer    Sharen Davis
Sound Mixer    Kim H. Ornitz
Stunt Coordinator    Terry Leonard
Stunt Coordinator    Jackie Chan
Casting Director    Matthew Barry
Casting Director    Nancy Green-Keyes

Daily Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1998/09/18 1 $10,000,000   2,638 $3,791   $10,000,000 1
1998/09/19 1 $13,385,000 +34% 2,638 $5,074   $23,385,000 2
1998/09/20 1 $9,883,000 -26% 2,638 $3,746   $33,002,000 3
1998/09/21 1 $3,164,290 -68% 2,638 $1,200   $36,166,093 4
1998/09/22 1 $2,917,516 -8% 2,638 $1,106   $39,083,609 5
1998/09/23 1 $2,072,669 -29% 2,638 $786   $41,156,278 6
1998/09/24 1 $2,007,324 -3% 2,638 $761   $43,163,602 7
1998/09/25 1 $6,150,000 +206% 2,643 $2,327   $49,314,000 8
1998/09/26 1 $8,936,000 +45% 2,643 $3,381   $58,250,000 9
1998/09/27 1 $5,787,000 -35% 2,643 $2,190   $64,037,000 10
1998/09/28 1 $1,277,550 -78% 2,643 $483   $65,314,688 11
1998/09/29 1 $1,570,346 +23% 2,643 $594   $66,885,034 12
1998/09/30 1 $1,515,098 -4% 2,643 $573   $68,400,132 13
1998/10/01 1 $1,227,600 -19% 2,643 $464   $69,627,732 14
1998/10/02 3 $4,050,000 +230% 2,701 $1,499   $73,678,000 15
1998/10/03 2 $6,655,000 +64% 2,701 $2,464   $80,333,000 16
1998/10/04 3 $3,860,000 -42% 2,701 $1,429   $84,015,000 17
1998/10/05 3 $820,940 -79% 2,701 $304   $84,835,603 18
1998/10/06 3 $929,373 +13% 2,701 $344   $85,764,976 19
1998/10/07 3 $766,532 -18% 2,701 $284   $86,531,508 20
1998/10/08 3 $868,896 +13% 2,701 $322   $87,400,404 21
1998/10/09 3 $3,035,000 +249% 2,701 $1,124   $90,435,000 22
1998/10/10 2 $4,960,000 +63% 2,701 $1,836   $95,272,000 23
1998/10/11 2 $3,110,886 -37% 2,701 $1,152   $98,382,886 24
1998/10/12 2 $1,311,902 -58% 2,701 $486   $99,694,788 25
1998/10/13 3 $682,889 -48% 2,701 $253   $100,377,677 26
1998/10/14 3 $603,399 -12% 2,701 $223   $100,981,076 27
1998/10/15 3 $663,707 +10% 2,701 $246   $101,844,783 28
1998/10/16 5 $2,285,000 +244% 2,724 $839   $103,949,000 29
1998/10/17 4 $3,560,000 +56% 2,724 $1,307   $107,509,000 30
1998/10/18 5 $2,129,000 -40% 2,724 $782   $109,912,000 31
1998/10/19 5 $500,199 -77% 2,724 $184   $110,411,789 32
1998/10/20 6 $517,871 +4% 2,724 $190   $110,929,660 33
1998/10/21 5 $443,786 -14% 2,724 $163   $111,373,446 34
1998/10/22 5 $511,155 +15% 2,724 $188   $111,884,601 35
1998/10/23 6 $1,675,000 +228% 2,602 $644   $113,100,000 36
1998/10/24 5 $2,815,000 +68% 2,602 $1,082   $115,915,000 37
1998/10/25 6 $1,507,000 -46% 2,602 $579   $117,284,969 38
1998/10/26 6 $354,459 -76% 2,602 $136   $117,639,425 39
1998/10/27 5 $385,976 +9% 2,602 $148   $118,025,404 40
1998/10/28 5 $342,972 -11% 2,602 $132   $118,368,376 41
1998/11/01 5 $1,237,000   2,402 $515   $122,428,000 45
1998/11/02 5 $333,958 -73% 2,402 $139   $122,762,404 46
1998/11/03 5 $392,183 +17% 2,402 $163   $123,154,587 47
1998/11/04 6 $289,156 -26% 2,402 $120   $123,443,743 48
1998/11/05 6 $316,290 +9% 2,402 $132   $123,760,033 49
1998/11/06 10 $1,030,000 +226% 2,043 $504   $124,752,000 50
1998/11/07 9 $1,525,000 +48% 2,043 $746   $126,277,000 51
1998/11/08 10 $702,000 -54% 2,043 $344   $127,044,896 52
1998/11/09 10 $164,341 -77% 2,043 $80   $127,209,237 53
1998/11/10 9 $246,230 +50% 2,043 $121   $127,455,467 54
1998/11/11 8 $395,072 +60% 2,043 $193   $127,850,539 55
1998/11/12 10 $179,127 -55% 2,043 $88   $128,029,666 56

Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1998/09/18 1 $33,001,803   2,638 $12,510   $33,001,803 3
1998/09/25 1 $21,202,929 -36% 2,643 $8,022   $64,037,138 10
1998/10/02 3 $14,492,122 -32% 2,701 $5,365   $84,014,663 17
1998/10/09 2 $11,105,465 -23% 2,701 $4,112   $98,382,886 24
1998/10/16 4 $8,247,411 -26% 2,724 $3,028   $109,911,590 31
1998/10/23 6 $5,860,347 -29% 2,602 $2,252   $117,284,969 38
1998/10/30 6 $3,799,380 -35% 2,402 $1,582   $122,428,446 45
1998/11/06 10 $3,322,424 -13% 2,043 $1,626   $127,044,896 52
1998/11/13 11 $1,866,524 -44% 1,615 $1,156   $129,829,673 59
1998/11/20 15 $974,764 -48% 1,229 $793   $131,219,124 66
1998/11/27 23 $457,318 -53% 611 $748   $132,009,605 73
1998/12/04 23 $296,287 -35% 408 $726   $132,434,079 80
1998/12/11 25 $281,260 -5% 410 $686   $132,785,204 87
1998/12/18 27 $228,084 -19% 332 $687   $133,072,703 94
1998/12/25 16 $1,551,791 +580% 1,014 $1,530   $134,772,462 101
1999/01/01 15 $1,468,941 -5% 1,016 $1,446   $137,534,276 108
1999/01/08 18 $837,765 -43% 783 $1,070   $139,043,657 115
1999/01/15 22 $527,613 -37% 479 $1,101   $139,897,997 122
1999/01/22 26 $384,540 -27% 441 $872   $140,382,040 129
1999/01/29 30 $269,986 -30% 427 $632   $140,754,711 136
1999/02/05 35 $142,059 -47% 314 $452   $140,975,590 143
1999/02/12 44 $75,419 -47% 157 $480   $141,090,975 150
1999/02/19 48 $48,028 -36% 120 $400   $141,153,686 157

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