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Sling Blade (1996)

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $24,475,416Details
International Box Office $9,699,584
Worldwide Box Office $34,175,000
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  3. Box Office
  4. Video Sales
  5. Cast & Crew
  6. Trailer

Metrics

Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists


Movie Details

Production Budget:$4,833,610
Domestic Releases: November 20th, 1996 (Wide) by Miramax
Video Release: February 4th, 1998 by Miramax Video
MPAA Rating: R
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Source:Based on Short Film
Genre:Drama
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Contemporary Fiction

Ranking on other Records and Milestones

RecordRankRevenueChart
Date
Days In
Release
Biggest 36th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 88 $19,333 Jul 25, 1997 250
Biggest 35th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 78 $31,850 Jul 18, 1997 243
Biggest 34th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 47 $75,815 Jul 11, 1997 236
Biggest 33rd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 42 $122,385 Jul 4, 1997 229
Biggest 32nd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 75 $50,451 Jun 27, 1997 222
Biggest 31st Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 87 $58,872 Jun 20, 1997 215
Biggest 30th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 68 $92,209 Jun 13, 1997 208
Biggest 29th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 72 $101,561 Jun 6, 1997 201
Biggest 28th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 69 $136,391 May 30, 1997 194
Biggest 27th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 49 $256,970 May 23, 1997 187
Biggest 26th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 74 $237,616 May 16, 1997 180
Biggest 25th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 95 $222,737 May 9, 1997 173
Biggest 24th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 73 $378,924 May 2, 1997 166
Biggest 23rd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 62 $548,131 Apr 25, 1997 159
Biggest 22nd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 60 $729,266 Apr 18, 1997 152
Biggest 21st Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 44 $1,090,765 Apr 11, 1997 145
Biggest 20th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 38 $1,522,436 Apr 4, 1997 138
Biggest 19th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 25 $2,172,206 Mar 28, 1997 131
Biggest 18th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 17 $3,017,085 Mar 21, 1997 124
Biggest 17th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 26 $3,027,349 Mar 14, 1997 117
Biggest 16th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 94 $1,270,753 Mar 7, 1997 110
Biggest 15th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 159 $880,872 Feb 28, 1997 103
Biggest 14th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 214 $752,148 Feb 21, 1997 96
Biggest 13th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 313 $559,532 Feb 14, 1997 89
Biggest 12th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,191 $148,493 Feb 7, 1997 82
Biggest 11th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 2,509 $36,521 Jan 31, 1997 75
Biggest 10th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 2,806 $39,421 Jan 24, 1997 68
Biggest 9th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 3,436 $27,795 Jan 17, 1997 61
Biggest 8th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 4,233 $15,911 Jan 10, 1997 54
Biggest 7th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 4,816 $14,513 Jan 3, 1997 47

Cast

Robert Duvall    Karl's Father
Billy Bob Thornton    Karl Childers
Lucas Black    Frank Wheatley
J.T. Walsh    Charles Bushman
John Ritter    Vaughan Cunningham
Brent Briscoe    Sooter Hodges

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Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1997/01/03 60 $14,513   2 $7,257   $140,259 47
1997/01/10 59 $15,911 +10% 2 $7,956   $167,092 54
1997/01/17 58 $27,795 +75% 2 $13,898   $210,413 61
1997/01/24 50 $39,421 +42% 5 $7,884   $261,856 68
1997/01/31 57 $36,521 -7% 4 $9,130   $321,231 75
1997/02/07 34 $148,493 +307% 16 $9,281   $488,508 82
1997/02/14 23 $559,532 +277% 63 $8,881   $1,115,712 89
1997/02/21 17 $752,148 +34% 122 $6,165   $2,020,421 96
1997/02/28 17 $880,872 +17% 154 $5,720   $2,020,421 103
1997/03/07 16 $1,270,753 +44% 268 $4,742   $4,833,610 110
1997/03/14 7 $3,027,349 +138% 951 $3,183   $8,373,597 117
1997/03/21 7 $3,017,085 n/c 1,020 $2,958   $12,524,591 124
1997/03/28 11 $2,172,206 -28% 992 $2,190   $15,879,157 131
1997/04/04 14 $1,522,436 -30% 905 $1,682   $18,260,734 138
1997/04/11 15 $1,090,765 -28% 763 $1,430   $19,846,376 145
1997/04/18 18 $729,266 -33% 534 $1,366   $20,923,835 152
1997/04/25 18 $548,131 -25% 452 $1,213   $21,714,873 159
1997/05/02 18 $378,924 -31% 329 $1,152   $22,262,899 166
1997/05/09 21 $222,737 -41% 277 $804   $22,595,950 173
1997/05/16 19 $237,616 +7% 298 $797   $22,945,301 180
1997/05/23 24 $256,970 +8% 202 $1,272   $23,289,812 187
1997/05/30 26 $136,391 -47% 152 $897   $23,487,856 194
1997/06/06 32 $101,561 -26% 133 $764   $23,651,464 201
1997/06/13 33 $92,209 -9% 124 $744   $23,798,688 208
1997/06/20 38 $58,872 -36% 91 $647   $23,917,419 215
1997/06/27 36 $50,451 -14% 68 $742   $24,006,586 222
1997/07/04 24 $122,385 +143% 266 $460   $24,179,050 229
1997/07/11 30 $75,815 -38% 193 $393   $24,343,345 236
1997/07/18 46 $31,850 -58% 127 $251   $24,424,537 243
1997/07/25 56 $19,333 -39% 36 $537   $24,475,416 250

Daily Box Office Performance

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1997/01/03 54 $25,435   2 $12,718   $151,181 51
1997/01/10 55 $31,437 +24% 2 $15,719   $182,618 58
1997/01/17 53 $39,817 +27% 2 $19,909   $222,435 65
1997/01/24 49 $62,275 +56% 5 $12,455   $284,710 72
1997/01/31 53 $55,305 -11% 4 $13,826   $340,015 79
1997/02/07 33 $216,165 +291% 16 $13,510   $556,180 86
1997/02/14 23 $712,093 +229% 63 $11,303   $1,268,273 93
1997/02/28 15 $2,423,308   154 $15,736   $3,562,857 107
1997/03/07 15 $1,783,391 -26% 268 $6,654   $5,346,248 114
1997/03/14 8 $4,161,258 +133% 951 $4,376   $9,507,506 121
1997/03/21 8 $4,199,445 +1% 1,020 $4,117   $13,706,951 128
1997/03/28 11 $3,031,347 -28% 992 $3,056   $16,738,298 135
1997/04/04 12 $2,017,313 -33% 905 $2,229   $18,755,611 142
1997/04/11 15 $1,438,958 -29% 763 $1,886   $20,194,569 149
1997/04/18 18 $972,173 -32% 534 $1,821   $21,166,742 156
1997/04/25 18 $717,233 -26% 452 $1,587   $21,883,975 163
1997/05/02 20 $489,238 -32% 329 $1,487   $22,373,213 170
1997/05/09 19 $334,472 -32% 277 $1,207   $22,707,685 177
1997/05/16 19 $325,157 -3% 298 $1,091   $23,032,842 184
1997/05/23 24 $318,623 -2% 202 $1,577   $23,351,465 191
1997/05/30 26 $198,438 -38% 152 $1,306   $23,549,903 198
1997/06/06 32 $156,576 -21% 133 $1,177   $23,706,479 205
1997/06/13 32 $152,068 -3% 124 $1,226   $23,858,547 212
1997/06/20 36 $97,588 -36% 91 $1,072   $23,956,135 219
1997/06/27 34 $100,530 +3% 68 $1,478   $24,056,665 226
1997/07/04 22 $210,865 +110% 266 $793   $24,267,530 233
1997/07/11 31 $125,157 -41% 193 $648   $24,392,687 240
1997/07/18 44 $63,396 -49% 127 $499   $24,456,083 247