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Simon Birch (1998)

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $18,253,415Details
International Box Office $57,176
Worldwide Box Office $18,310,591
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  2. News
  3. Box Office
  4. Video Sales
  5. Cast & Crew
  6. Trailer

Metrics

Rotten Tomatoes
Critics RottenAudience Upright
Critics
44% - Rotten
Audience
77% - Upright

Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists


Movie Details

Production Budget:$20,000,000
Domestic Releases: September 11th, 1998 (Wide) by Walt Disney
MPAA Rating: PG for language, emotional thematic elements, and an accident scene
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Source:Based on Fiction Book/Short Story
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 16th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 2,458 $947 Dec 25, 1998 108
Biggest 15th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 2,202 $4,747 Dec 18, 1998 101
Biggest 14th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 2,020 $16,256 Dec 11, 1998 94
Biggest 13th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,975 $31,103 Dec 4, 1998 87
Biggest 12th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,794 $66,901 Nov 27, 1998 80
Biggest 11th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,585 $121,822 Nov 20, 1998 73
Biggest 10th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,341 $216,677 Nov 13, 1998 66
Biggest 9th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,497 $252,304 Nov 6, 1998 59
Biggest 8th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,799 $260,598 Oct 30, 1998 52
Biggest 7th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 2,039 $325,100 Oct 23, 1998 45
Biggest 6th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 2,069 $584,874 Oct 16, 1998 38
Biggest 5th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 2,171 $1,055,295 Oct 9, 1998 31
Biggest 4th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 2,519 $1,492,164 Oct 2, 1998 24
Biggest 3rd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 2,519 $2,591,857 Sep 25, 1998 17
Biggest 2nd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 2,645 $3,744,801 Sep 18, 1998 10
Biggest Opening Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 3,540 $3,321,370 Sep 11, 1998 3

Cast

Ian Michael Smith    Simon Birch
Joseph Mazzello    Joe Wenteworth
Ashley Judd    Rebecca Wenteworth
Oliver Platt    Ben Goodrich
David Strathairn    Rev. Russell
Beatrice Winde    Hilde Grove
Jan Hooks    Miss Leavey
Cecilley Carroll    Marjorie
Sumela Kay    Ann
Jim Carrey    Adult Joe Wenteworth
Dana Ivey    Grandmother Wenteworth

Production and Technical Credits

Director   
Story Creator    John Irving

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Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1998/09/11 5 $3,321,370   596 $5,573   $3,321,370 3
1998/09/18 5 $3,744,801 +13% 896 $4,179   $8,111,342 10
1998/09/25 6 $2,591,857 -31% 923 $2,808   $11,672,312 17
1998/10/02 10 $1,492,164 -42% 930 $1,604   $13,858,379 24
1998/10/09 11 $1,055,295 -29% 908 $1,162   $15,322,557 31
1998/10/16 15 $584,874 -45% 708 $826   $16,307,868 38
1998/10/23 21 $325,100 -44% 521 $624   $16,804,039 45
1998/10/30 21 $260,598 -20% 514 $507   $17,151,085 52
1998/11/06 27 $252,304 -3% 501 $504   $17,516,285 59
1998/11/13 26 $216,677 -14% 462 $469   $17,831,870 66
1998/11/20 34 $121,822 -44% 282 $432   $18,051,955 73
1998/11/27 46 $66,901 -45% 149 $449   $18,171,160 80
1998/12/04 56 $31,103 -54% 108 $288   $18,215,058 87
1998/12/11 59 $16,256 -48% 73 $223   $18,239,437 94
1998/12/18 69 $4,747 -71% 21 $226   $18,250,532 101
1998/12/25 74 $947 -80% 5 $189   $18,252,684 108

Daily Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1998/09/11 5 $905,000   596 $1,518   $905,000 1
1998/09/12 5 $1,500,000 +66% 596 $2,517   $2,405,000 2
1998/09/13 5 $894,000 -40% 596 $1,500   $3,321,000 3
1998/09/14 5 $224,784 -75% 596 $377   $3,546,154 4
1998/09/15 5 $276,412 +23% 596 $464   $3,822,566 5
1998/09/16 5 $257,947 -7% 596 $433   $4,080,513 6
1998/09/17 5 $286,028 +11% 596 $480   $4,366,541 7
1998/09/18 5 $1,045,000 +265% 896 $1,166   $5,412,000 8
1998/09/19 5 $1,705,000 +63% 896 $1,903   $7,117,000 9
1998/09/20 5 $1,008,000 -41% 896 $1,125   $8,111,000 10
1998/09/21 6 $280,323 -72% 896 $313   $8,391,665 11
1998/09/22 7 $290,148 +4% 896 $324   $8,681,813 12
1998/09/23 7 $200,760 -31% 896 $224   $8,882,573 13
1998/09/24 7 $197,882 -1% 896 $221   $9,080,455 14
1998/09/25 7 $730,000 +269% 923 $791   $9,810,000 15
1998/09/26 7 $1,189,000 +63% 923 $1,288   $10,999,000 16
1998/09/27 6 $673,000 -43% 923 $729   $11,672,000 17
1998/09/28 9 $143,824 -79% 923 $156   $11,816,136 18
1998/09/29 8 $187,409 +30% 923 $203   $12,003,545 19
1998/09/30 7 $208,186 +11% 923 $226   $12,211,731 20
1998/10/01 9 $154,484 -26% 923 $167   $12,366,215 21
1998/10/02 10 $415,000 +169% 930 $446   $12,781,000 22
1998/10/03 10 $705,000 +70% 930 $758   $13,486,000 23
1998/10/04 10 $380,000 -46% 923 $412   $13,858,000 24
1998/10/05 10 $91,758 -76% 923 $99   $13,950,137 25
1998/10/06 10 $107,798 +17% 923 $117   $14,057,935 26
1998/10/07 10 $98,613 -9% 923 $107   $14,156,548 27
1998/10/08 10 $110,714 +12% 923 $120   $14,267,262 28

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1998/09/11 5 $4,366,541   596 $7,326   $4,366,541 7
1998/09/18 5 $4,713,914 +8% 896 $5,261   $9,080,455 14
1998/09/25 7 $3,285,760 -30% 923 $3,560   $12,366,215 21
1998/10/02 10 $1,901,047 -42% 930 $2,044   $14,267,262 28
1998/10/09 11 $1,455,732 -23% 908 $1,603   $15,722,994 35
1998/10/16 15 $755,945 -48% 708 $1,068   $16,478,939 42
1998/10/23 21 $411,548 -46% 521 $790   $16,890,487 49
1998/10/30 21 $373,494 -9% 514 $727   $17,263,981 56
1998/11/06 28 $351,212 -6% 501 $701   $17,615,193 63
1998/11/13 26 $314,940 -10% 462 $682   $17,930,133 70
1998/11/20 35 $174,126 -45% 282 $617   $18,104,259 77
1998/11/27 47 $79,696 -54% 149 $535   $18,183,955 84
1998/12/04 54 $39,226 -51% 108 $363   $18,223,181 91
1998/12/11 56 $22,604 -42% 73 $310   $18,245,785 98
1998/12/18 58 $5,952 -74% 21 $283   $18,251,737 105