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Soul Food (1997)

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $43,492,389Details
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Movie Details

Production Budget:$7,500,000
Domestic Releases: September 26th, 1997 (Wide) by 20th Century Fox
MPAA Rating: R for some strong sexuality and language
Franchise: Soul Food
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Keywords: African-American
Source:Original Screenplay
Genre:Comedy
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Contemporary Fiction
Production Countries: United States

Cast

Vanessa Williams    Teri
Vivica Fox    Maxine
Nia Long    Bird
Mekhi Phifer    Lem
Malik Yoba    Studio Engineer

Production and Technical Credits

Director   
Screenwriter    George Tillman, Jr

Domestic Cumulative Box Office Records


Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1997/09/26 3 $11,197,897   1,336 $8,382   $11,197,897 3
1997/10/03 2 $8,358,379 -25% 1,350 $6,191   $22,685,472 10
1997/10/10 3 $5,622,362 -33% 1,285 $4,375   $30,302,742 17
1997/10/17 6 $3,312,268 -41% 1,213 $2,731   $35,170,436 24
1997/10/24 11 $2,001,307 -40% 1,203 $1,664   $37,956,781 31
1997/10/31 14 $1,226,180 -39% 957 $1,281   $39,707,095 38
1997/11/07 19 $755,547 -38% 656 $1,152   $40,829,490 45
1997/11/14 26 $436,353 -42% 437 $999   $41,554,843 52
1997/11/21 27 $268,717 -38% 300 $896   $41,938,015 59
1997/11/28 22 $348,969 +30% 273 $1,278   $42,443,737 66
1997/12/05 22 $196,509 -44% 313 $628   $42,713,920 73
1997/12/12 26 $184,681 -6% 314 $588   $42,957,749 80
1997/12/19 36 $66,688 -64% 141 $473   $43,081,109 87
1997/12/26 44 $66,654 n/c 138 $483   $43,198,792 94
1998/01/02 41 $82,590 +24% 133 $621   $0 101
1998/01/09 44 $50,380 -39% 123 $410   $43,436,158 108
1998/01/16 52 $33,849 -33% 81 $418   $43,490,057 115

Daily Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1997/09/26 2 $3,367,881   1,336 $2,521   $3,367,881 1
1997/09/27 3 $4,685,014 +39% 1,336 $3,507   $8,052,895 2
1997/09/28 2 $3,145,002 -33% 1,336 $2,354   $11,197,897 3
1997/09/29 2 $812,170 -74% 1,336 $608   $12,010,067 4
1997/09/30 3 $725,883 -11% 1,339 $542   $12,735,950 5
1997/10/01 2 $732,974 +1% 1,339 $547   $13,468,924 6
1997/10/02 2 $858,169 +17% 1,339 $641   $14,327,093 7
1997/10/03 4 $2,275,110 +165% 1,350 $1,685   $16,602,203 8
1997/10/04 2 $3,720,860 +64% 1,350 $2,756   $20,323,063 9
1997/10/05 2 $2,362,409 -37% 1,350 $1,750   $22,685,472 10
1997/10/06 1 $5,343,288 +126% 1,350 $3,958   $28,028,760 11
1997/10/07 3 $508,816 -90% 1,350 $377   $23,728,616 12
1997/10/08 4 $435,282 -14% 1,350 $322   $24,163,898 13
1997/10/09 2 $516,482 +19% 1,350 $383   $24,680,380 14
1997/10/10 5 $1,423,511 +176% 1,285 $1,108   $26,103,891 15
1997/10/12 3 $1,605,000   1,286 $1,248   $30,302,742 17
1997/10/13 4 $624,479 -61% 1,285 $486   $30,927,221 18
1997/10/14 4 $323,885 -48% 1,285 $252   $31,251,106 19
1997/10/15 6 $286,214 -12% 1,285 $223   $31,537,320 20
1997/10/16 4 $320,848 +12% 1,285 $250   $31,858,168 21
1997/10/17 6 $840,000 +162% 1,203 $698   $32,698,000 22
1997/10/18 6 $1,580,000 +88% 1,203 $1,313   $35,133,000 23
1997/10/19 5 $886,000 -44% 1,213 $730   $35,170,436 24
1997/10/20 5 $221,875 -75% 1,213 $183   $35,392,311 25
1997/10/21 10 $197,442 -11% 1,213 $163   $35,589,753 26
1997/10/24 10 $560,000   1,205 $465   $36,515,000 29
1997/10/25 8 $970,000 +73% 1,205 $805   $37,485,000 30

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1997/09/26 2 $14,327,093   1,336 $10,724   $14,327,093 7
1997/10/03 2 $10,353,287 -28% 1,350 $7,669   $24,680,380 14
1997/10/10 3 $7,177,788 -31% 1,285 $5,586   $31,858,168 21
1997/10/17 7 $4,097,306 -43% 1,213 $3,378   $35,955,474 28
1997/10/24 11 $2,525,441 -38% 1,203 $2,099   $38,480,915 35
1997/10/31 15 $1,593,028 -37% 957 $1,665   $40,073,943 42
1997/11/07 18 $1,044,547 -34% 656 $1,592   $41,118,490 49
1997/11/14 28 $550,808 -47% 437 $1,260   $41,669,298 56
1997/11/21 25 $425,470 -23% 300 $1,418   $42,094,768 63
1997/11/28 22 $422,643 -1% 273 $1,548   $42,517,411 70
1997/12/05 23 $255,657 -40% 313 $817   $42,773,068 77
1997/12/12 26 $241,353 -6% 314 $769   $43,014,421 84
1997/12/19 36 $117,717 -51% 141 $835   $43,132,138 91
1998/01/02 3 $43,468,368   133 $326,830   $43,385,778 105
1998/01/09 42 $70,430 -100% 123 $573   $43,456,208 112