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Set It Off (1996)

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $36,049,108Details
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  4. Video Sales
  5. Cast & Crew
  6. Trailer

Metrics

Rotten Tomatoes
Critics FreshAudience Upright
Critics
63% - Fresh
Audience
90% - Upright

Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists


Movie Details

Production Budget:$9,000,000
Domestic Releases: November 6th, 1996 (Wide) by New Line
MPAA Rating: R for strong graphic violence, pervasive language, some sex and drug use
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Keywords: African-American
Source:Original Screenplay
Genre:Drama
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Contemporary Fiction
Production Countries: United States

Ranking on other Records and Milestones

RecordRankRevenueChart
Date
Days In
Release
Biggest 17th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,056 $32,738 Feb 28, 1997 117
Biggest 16th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,027 $59,194 Feb 21, 1997 110
Biggest 15th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 965 $95,007 Feb 14, 1997 103
Biggest 14th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,016 $115,136 Feb 7, 1997 96
Biggest 13th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 937 $163,475 Jan 31, 1997 89
Biggest 12th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 933 $211,724 Jan 24, 1997 82
Biggest 11th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 863 $289,628 Jan 17, 1997 75
Biggest 10th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 2,131 $89,601 Jan 10, 1997 68
Biggest 9th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,682 $202,220 Jan 3, 1997 61
Biggest 8th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,709 $287,111 Dec 27, 1996 54
Biggest 7th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 2,340 $234,208 Dec 20, 1996 47
Biggest 6th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 2,032 $609,880 Dec 13, 1996 40
Biggest 5th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,910 $1,315,442 Dec 6, 1996 33
Biggest 4th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,042 $4,420,352 Nov 29, 1996 26
Biggest 3rd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 2,091 $3,322,947 Nov 22, 1996 19
Biggest 2nd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,889 $5,852,712 Nov 15, 1996 12
Biggest Opening Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 2,004 $8,812,105 Nov 8, 1996 5
Widest Opening Weekend 3,699 1,014 Nov 8, 1996 5

Cast

Jada Pinkett Smith    Stony
Queen Latifah    Cleo
Vivica Fox    Frankie
Kimberly Elise    Tisean
John C. McGinley    Detective Strode
Dr. Dre    Black Sam

Production and Technical Credits

Director   
Composer    Christopher Young

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Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1996/11/08 3 $8,812,105   1,014 $8,690   $11,807,451 5
1996/11/15 4 $5,852,712 -34% 1,016 $5,761   $20,796,685 12
1996/11/22 6 $3,322,947 -43% 1,016 $3,271   $25,521,726 19
1996/11/29 8 $4,420,352 +33% 1,016 $4,351   $30,427,516 26
1996/12/06 9 $1,315,442 -70% 851 $1,546   $32,366,683 33
1996/12/13 12 $609,880 -54% 571 $1,068   $33,345,383 40
1996/12/20 20 $234,208 -62% 260 $901   $33,756,934 47
1996/12/27 24 $287,111 +23% 165 $1,740   $34,236,771 54
1997/01/03 29 $202,220 -30% 145 $1,395   $34,639,061 61
1997/01/10 40 $89,601 -56% 81 $1,106   $34,787,535 68
1997/01/17 31 $289,628 +223% 81 $3,576   $35,106,307 75
1997/01/24 30 $211,724 -27% 261 $811   $35,384,835 82
1997/01/31 33 $163,475 -23% 208 $786   $35,618,921 89
1997/02/07 37 $115,136 -30% 153 $753   $35,782,706 96
1997/02/14 46 $95,007 -17% 100 $950   $35,916,287 103
1997/02/21 50 $59,194 -38% 87 $680   $35,994,741 110
1997/02/28 57 $32,738 -45% 55 $595   $36,049,108 117

Daily Box Office Performance

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1996/11/08 2 $11,948,627   1,014 $11,784   $14,943,973 9
1996/11/15 4 $7,254,806 -39% 1,016 $7,141   $22,198,779 16
1996/11/22 8 $3,808,385 -48% 1,016 $3,748   $26,007,164 23
1996/11/29 8 $5,044,077 +32% 1,016 $4,965   $31,051,241 30
1996/12/06 10 $1,684,262 -67% 851 $1,979   $32,735,503 37
1996/12/13 13 $787,223 -53% 571 $1,379   $33,522,726 44
1996/12/20 20 $426,934 -46% 260 $1,642   $33,949,660 51
1996/12/27 29 $487,181 +14% 165 $2,953   $34,436,841 58
1997/01/03 30 $261,093 -46% 145 $1,801   $34,697,934 65
1997/01/10 40 $118,745 -55% 81 $1,466   $34,816,679 72
1997/01/17 31 $356,432 +200% 81 $4,400   $35,173,111 79
1997/01/24 29 $282,335 -21% 261 $1,082   $35,455,446 86
1997/01/31 34 $212,124 -25% 208 $1,020   $35,667,570 93
1997/02/07 36 $153,710 -28% 153 $1,005   $35,821,280 100
1997/02/14 43 $114,267 -26% 100 $1,143   $35,935,547 107
1997/02/21 48 $80,823 -29% 87 $929   $36,016,370 114