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Simon Birch (1998)

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $18,253,415Details
International Box Office $57,176Details
Worldwide Box Office $18,310,591
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Metrics

Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists

RecordRankAmount
All Time Domestic Box Office (Rank 3,501-3,600) 3,589 $18,253,415
All Time International Box Office (Rank 8,401-8,500) 8,485 $57,176
All Time Worldwide Box Office (Rank 4,601-4,700) 4,643 $18,310,591
All Time Domestic Highest Grossing Limited Release Movies (Rank 101-200) 141 $18,253,415

See the Box Office tab (Domestic) and International tab (International and Worldwide) for more Cumulative Box Office Records.


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

RecordRankAmountChart
Date
Days In
Release
Biggest 3rd Weekend Limited Release 61 $2,591,857 Sep 25, 1998 17
Biggest 2nd Weekend Limited Release 21 $3,744,801 Sep 18, 1998 10
Biggest Opening Weekend Limited Release 58 $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

Domestic Cumulative Box Office Records


Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossWeek
1998/09/11 5 $3,321,370   596 $5,573   $3,321,370 1
1998/09/18 5 $3,744,801 +13% 896 $4,179   $8,111,342 2
1998/09/25 6 $2,591,857 -31% 923 $2,808   $11,672,312 3
1998/10/02 10 $1,492,164 -42% 930 $1,604   $13,858,379 4
1998/10/09 11 $1,055,295 -29% 908 $1,162   $15,322,557 5
1998/10/16 15 $584,874 -45% 708 $826   $16,307,868 6
1998/10/23 21 $325,100 -44% 521 $624   $16,804,039 7
1998/10/30 21 $260,598 -20% 514 $507   $17,151,085 8
1998/11/06 27 $252,304 -3% 501 $504   $17,516,285 9
1998/11/13 26 $216,677 -14% 462 $469   $17,831,870 10
1998/11/20 34 $121,822 -44% 282 $432   $18,051,955 11
1998/11/27 46 $66,901 -45% 149 $449   $18,171,160 12
1998/12/04 56 $31,103 -54% 108 $288   $18,215,058 13
1998/12/11 59 $16,256 -48% 73 $223   $18,239,437 14
1998/12/18 69 $4,747 -71% 21 $226   $18,250,532 15
1998/12/25 74 $947 -80% 5 $189   $18,252,684 16

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