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Searching for Bobby Fischer (1993)

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $7,266,393Details
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  2. News
  3. Box Office
  4. Video Sales
  5. Cast & Crew
  6. Trailer

Metrics

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Movie Details

Domestic Releases: August 11th, 1993 (Wide) by Paramount Pictures
MPAA Rating: PG for thematic elements.
Comparisons: vs. Pawn Sacrifice
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Source:Based on Fiction Book/Short Story
Genre:Drama
Production Method:Live Action
Production Countries: United States

Ranking on other Records and Milestones

RecordRankRevenueChart
Date
Days In
Release
Biggest Opening Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 4,515 $1,121,354 Aug 13, 1993 5

Cast

David Paymer    Kalev
Tony Shalhoub    Chess Club Member
Laurence Fishburne    Vinnie
William H. Macy    Tunafish Father
Dan Hedaya    Tournament Director
Joan Allen    Bonnie Waitzkin
Laura Linney    School Teacher
Anthony Heald    Fighting parent
Austin Pendleton    Asa Hoffman
Joe Mantegna    Fred Waitzkin
Ben Kingsley    Bruce Pandolfini

Production and Technical Credits

Director   
Composer    James Horner

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Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1993/08/13 11 $1,121,354   219 $5,120   $1,522,455 5

Daily Box Office Performance

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1993/08/13 9 $1,717,195   219 $7,841   $2,118,296 9
1993/08/20 9 $1,359,897 -21% 219 $6,210   $3,478,193 16
1993/08/27 10 $1,052,792 -23% 219 $4,807   $4,530,985 23
1993/09/03 9 $1,053,721 n/c 219 $4,812   $5,584,706 30
1993/09/10 8 $565,811 -46% 219 $2,584   $6,150,517 37
1993/09/17 7 $509,342 -10% 233 $2,186   $6,659,859 44
1993/09/24 8 $300,948 -41% 207 $1,454   $6,960,807 51
1993/10/01 11 $135,273 -55% 139 $973   $7,096,080 58
1993/10/08 9 $59,516 -56% 65 $916   $7,155,596 65
1993/10/15 9 $44,749 -25% 47 $952   $7,200,345 72
1993/10/22 10 $32,103 -28% 53 $606   $7,232,448 79
1993/10/29 8 $24,344 -24% 31 $785   $7,256,792 86
1993/11/05 8 $9,601 -61% 12 $800   $7,266,393 93