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Selena (1997)

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $35,450,113Details
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Metrics

Rotten Tomatoes
Critics FreshAudience Upright
Critics
64% - Fresh
Audience
77% - Upright

Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists


Movie Details

Production Budget:$20,000,000
Domestic Releases: March 21st, 1997 (Wide) by Warner Bros.
Video Release: September 23rd, 1997 by Warner Home Video
MPAA Rating: PG for some mild language and thematic elements
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Keywords: Biography
Source:Based on Real Life Events
Genre:Drama
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Dramatization
Production Countries: United States

Ranking on other Records and Milestones

RecordRankRevenueChart
Date
Days In
Release
Biggest 15th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,726 $17,368 Jun 27, 1997 101
Biggest 14th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,733 $30,951 Jun 20, 1997 94
Biggest 13th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,765 $45,521 Jun 13, 1997 87
Biggest 12th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,156 $154,822 Jun 6, 1997 80
Biggest 11th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 995 $242,472 May 30, 1997 73
Biggest 10th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 812 $412,081 May 23, 1997 66
Biggest 9th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,776 $180,107 May 16, 1997 59
Biggest 8th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,953 $216,431 May 9, 1997 52
Biggest 7th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,887 $376,005 May 2, 1997 45
Biggest 6th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 2,000 $626,974 Apr 25, 1997 38
Biggest 5th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 2,140 $1,066,766 Apr 18, 1997 31
Biggest 4th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 2,247 $1,809,611 Apr 11, 1997 24
Biggest 3rd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 2,024 $3,456,217 Apr 4, 1997 17
Biggest 2nd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,801 $6,138,838 Mar 28, 1997 10
Biggest March Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 224 $11,615,722 Mar 21, 1997 3
Biggest Opening Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,554 $11,615,722 Mar 21, 1997 3
Widest Opening Weekend 2,394 1,850 Mar 21, 1997 3

Cast

   Selena Quintanilla
Edward James Olmos    Abraham Quintanilla

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Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1997/03/21 2 $11,615,722   1,850 $6,279   $11,615,722 3
1997/03/28 3 $6,138,838 -47% 1,873 $3,278   $21,738,436 10
1997/04/04 6 $3,456,217 -44% 1,583 $2,183   $27,741,359 17
1997/04/11 10 $1,809,611 -48% 992 $1,824   $30,460,690 24
1997/04/18 13 $1,066,766 -41% 699 $1,526   $32,002,285 31
1997/04/25 15 $626,974 -41% 527 $1,190   $32,954,145 38
1997/05/02 19 $376,005 -40% 342 $1,099   $33,502,080 45
1997/05/09 22 $216,431 -42% 201 $1,077   $33,838,171 52
1997/05/16 22 $180,107 -17% 199 $905   $34,093,101 59
1997/05/23 20 $412,081 +129% 463 $890   $34,568,547 66
1997/05/30 23 $242,472 -41% 323 $751   $34,918,157 73
1997/06/06 28 $154,822 -36% 217 $713   $35,198,238 80
1997/06/13 48 $45,521 -71% 51 $893   $35,327,315 87
1997/06/20 54 $30,951 -32% 33 $938   $35,389,675 94
1997/06/27 59 $17,368 -44% 23 $755   $35,422,828 101

Daily Box Office Performance

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1997/03/21 3 $15,599,598   1,850 $8,432   $15,599,598 7
1997/03/28 3 $8,685,544 -44% 1,873 $4,637   $24,285,142 14
1997/04/04 6 $4,365,937 -50% 1,583 $2,758   $28,651,079 21
1997/04/11 10 $2,284,440 -48% 992 $2,303   $30,935,519 28
1997/04/18 13 $1,391,652 -39% 699 $1,991   $32,327,171 35
1997/04/25 16 $798,904 -43% 527 $1,516   $33,126,075 42
1997/05/02 19 $495,665 -38% 342 $1,449   $33,621,740 49
1997/05/09 22 $291,254 -41% 201 $1,449   $33,912,994 56
1997/05/16 23 $243,472 -16% 199 $1,223   $34,156,466 63
1997/05/23 19 $519,219 +113% 463 $1,121   $34,675,685 70
1997/05/30 21 $367,731 -29% 323 $1,138   $35,043,416 77
1997/06/06 28 $238,378 -35% 217 $1,099   $35,281,794 84
1997/06/13 45 $76,930 -68% 51 $1,508   $35,358,724 91
1997/06/20 52 $46,736 -39% 33 $1,416   $35,405,460 98