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The Specialist (1994)

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $57,362,581Details
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  3. Box Office
  4. Video Sales
  5. Cast & Crew
  6. Trailer

Metrics

Rotten Tomatoes
Critics RottenAudience Spilled
Critics
4% - Rotten
Audience
28% - Spilled

Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists


Movie Details

Production Budget:$45,000,000
Domestic Releases: October 7th, 1994 (Wide) by Warner Bros.
MPAA Rating: R for strong violence, sexuality and language
Comparisons: vs. Red Dawn
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Keywords: Mafia
Source:Based on Fiction Book/Short Story
Genre:Action
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Contemporary Fiction
Production Countries: United States

Ranking on other Records and Milestones

RecordRankRevenueChart
Date
Days In
Release
Biggest 18th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 836 $38,382 Feb 3, 1995 122
Biggest 17th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 885 $52,712 Jan 27, 1995 115
Biggest 16th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 830 $92,229 Jan 20, 1995 108
Biggest 15th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 596 $199,417 Jan 13, 1995 101
Biggest 14th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 427 $349,800 Jan 6, 1995 94
Biggest 13th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 324 $545,121 Dec 30, 1994 87
Biggest 12th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 493 $418,681 Dec 23, 1994 80
Biggest 11th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 2,417 $41,787 Dec 16, 1994 73
Biggest 10th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 2,018 $102,791 Dec 9, 1994 66
Biggest 9th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,422 $272,761 Dec 2, 1994 59
Biggest 8th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,114 $612,715 Nov 25, 1994 52
Biggest 7th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,074 $1,100,357 Nov 18, 1994 45
Biggest 6th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 942 $2,133,437 Nov 11, 1994 38
Fastest Movies to Earn $50 Million at the Domestic Box Office 1,240 $51,291,196 Nov 11, 1994 38
Biggest 5th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 978 $3,155,723 Nov 4, 1994 31
Biggest 4th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,202 $3,965,212 Oct 28, 1994 24
Biggest 3rd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,134 $6,147,979 Oct 21, 1994 17
Biggest 2nd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,201 $8,972,766 Oct 14, 1994 10
Biggest October Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 138 $14,317,765 Oct 7, 1994 3
Biggest Opening Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,254 $14,317,765 Oct 7, 1994 3
Widest Opening Weekend 1,534 2,522 Oct 7, 1994 3

Cast

   May Munro
James Woods    Ned Trent
   Ray Quick
Rod Steiger    Joe Leon
Eric Roberts    Tomas Leon
Carl Ciarfalio    Ned´s thug in hotelroom

Production and Technical Credits

Dialogue Editor    Dan Hegeman

The shaded area represents the expected performance range for a film, based on its opening weekend box office. 95% of films fall within the shaded area. If a film trends towards the top end of the shaded area, it has good legs compared to the average film; if it trends towards the bottom end of the shaded area, it has poor legs. The predictive area is based on movies from the past 5 years.

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Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1994/10/07 1 $14,317,765   2,522 $5,677   $14,317,765 3
1994/10/14 2 $8,972,766 -37% 2,522 $3,558   $28,738,291 10
1994/10/21 2 $6,147,979 -31% 2,509 $2,450   $37,759,249 17
1994/10/28 3 $3,965,212 -36% 2,363 $1,678   $43,632,106 24
1994/11/04 5 $3,155,723 -20% 2,033 $1,552   $48,126,430 31
1994/11/11 7 $2,133,437 -32% 1,809 $1,179   $51,291,196 38
1994/11/18 12 $1,100,357 -48% 1,343 $819   $53,006,674 45
1994/11/25 18 $612,715 -44% 1,003 $611   $54,082,480 52
1994/12/02 19 $272,761 -55% 620 $440   $54,494,355 59
1994/12/09 30 $102,791 -62% 327 $314   $54,679,430 66
1994/12/16 41 $41,787 -59% 170 $246   $54,765,193 73
1994/12/23 23 $418,681 +902% 945 $443   $55,210,742 80
1994/12/30 23 $545,121 +30% 710 $768   $56,139,583 87
1995/01/06 25 $349,800 -36% 305 $1,147   $56,673,724 94
1995/01/13 32 $199,417 -43% 110 $1,813   $57,028,683 101
1995/01/20 39 $92,229 -54% 95 $971   $57,175,718 108
1995/01/27 48 $52,712 -43% 72 $732   $57,277,525 115
1995/02/03 50 $38,382 -27% 55 $698   $57,344,996 122

Daily Box Office Performance

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1994/10/07 1 $19,765,525   2,522 $7,837   $19,765,525 7
1994/10/14 2 $11,845,745 -40% 2,522 $4,697   $31,611,270 14
1994/10/21 2 $8,055,624 -32% 2,509 $3,211   $39,666,894 21
1994/10/28 3 $5,303,813 -34% 2,363 $2,245   $44,970,707 28
1994/11/04 5 $4,187,052 -21% 2,033 $2,060   $49,157,759 35
1994/11/11 7 $2,748,558 -34% 1,809 $1,519   $51,906,317 42
1994/11/18 12 $1,563,448 -43% 1,343 $1,164   $53,469,765 49
1994/11/25 18 $751,829 -52% 1,003 $750   $54,221,594 56
1994/12/02 20 $355,045 -53% 620 $573   $54,576,639 63
1994/12/09 30 $146,767 -59% 327 $449   $54,723,406 70
1994/12/16 38 $68,655 -53% 170 $404   $54,792,061 77
1994/12/23 23 $802,401 +1,069% 945 $849   $55,594,462 84
1994/12/30 22 $729,462 -9% 710 $1,027   $56,323,924 91
1995/01/06 23 $505,342 -31% 305 $1,657   $56,829,266 98
1995/01/13 31 $254,223 -50% 110 $2,311   $57,083,489 105
1995/01/20 38 $141,324 -44% 95 $1,488   $57,224,813 112
1995/01/27 42 $81,801 -42% 72 $1,136   $57,306,614 119