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Spice World (1998)

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $29,342,592Details
International Box Office $26,700,000
Worldwide Box Office $56,042,592
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  3. Box Office
  4. Video Sales
  5. Cast & Crew
  6. Trailer

Metrics

Rotten Tomatoes
Critics RottenAudience Spilled
Critics
36% - Rotten
Audience
44% - Spilled

Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists


Movie Details

Production Budget:$25,000,000
Domestic Releases: January 23rd, 1998 (Wide) by Sony Pictures, released as Spiceworld
MPAA Rating: PG for some vulgarity, brief nudity and language
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Keywords: Musicians, Music Industry, Paparazzi, Epilogue, Voiceover/Narration, Scene in End Credits, Breaking the Fourth Wall, Gratuitous Cameos
Source:Based on Musical Group
Genre:Comedy
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Contemporary Fiction

Ranking on other Records and Milestones

RecordRankRevenueChart
Date
Days In
Release
Biggest 13th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,722 $50,550 Apr 17, 1998 87
Biggest 12th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,518 $100,084 Apr 10, 1998 80
Biggest 10th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 2,925 $32,794 Mar 27, 1998 66
Biggest 9th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 2,507 $84,602 Mar 20, 1998 59
Biggest 8th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 2,571 $117,358 Mar 13, 1998 52
Biggest 7th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 2,729 $161,790 Mar 6, 1998 45
Biggest 6th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 2,502 $368,710 Feb 27, 1998 38
Biggest 5th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 2,258 $967,555 Feb 20, 1998 31
Biggest 4th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,835 $2,439,090 Feb 13, 1998 24
Biggest 3rd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,817 $4,010,133 Feb 6, 1998 17
Biggest 2nd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,600 $7,027,688 Jan 30, 1998 10
Biggest January Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 293 $10,527,222 Jan 23, 1998 3
Biggest Opening Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,724 $10,527,222 Jan 23, 1998 3
Widest Opening Weekend 1,788 2,339 Jan 23, 1998 3

Cast

Toyah Wilcox   
Hugh Laurie    Poirot
Craig Kelly   
Elton John    Himself
Guy Gowan   
Llewella Gideon   
Bob Geldof    Himself
Melanie Brown    The Spice Girls
Emma Bunton    The Spice Girls
Melanie Chisholm    The Spice Girls
Geri Haliwell    The Spice Girls
Victoria Addams    The Spice Girls
Richard E. Grant    Clifford
Alan Cumming    Piers Cutherton-Smyth
George Wendt    Martin Barnfield (film producer)
Claire Rushbrook    Deborah
Mark McKinney    Graydon
Richard O'Brien    Damien
Roger Moore    Chief
Barry Humphries    Kevin McMaxford
Jason Flemyng    Brad
Michael Barrymore    Mr. Step
Naoko Mori    Nicola
Meat Loaf    Dennis
Bill Paterson    Brian
Jools Holland    Musical Director
Stephen Fry    Judge
Richard Briers    Bishop
Kevin Allen   
Devon Anderson   
Simon Chandler   
Elvis Costello    Himself
Simon Ellis   
David Fahm   
Neil Fox   
Marian McLoughlin   
Kevin McNally    Policeman
Neil Mullarkey   
Steve O'Donnell   
Jonathan Ross    Himself
Jennifer Saunders    Fashionable Woman
Simon Shepherd   
Cathy Shipton   
Peter Sissons   
Denise Stephanson   
Perdita Weeks   
Dominic West    Photographer
Bob Hoskins    Himself

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Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1998/01/23 2 $10,527,222   2,339 $4,501   $10,527,222 3
1998/01/30 4 $7,027,688 -33% 2,339 $3,005   $19,002,697 10
1998/02/06 7 $4,010,133 -43% 2,272 $1,765   $23,723,487 17
1998/02/13 13 $2,439,090 -39% 1,765 $1,382   $26,651,987 24
1998/02/20 16 $967,555 -60% 1,182 $819   $28,003,182 31
1998/02/27 22 $368,710 -62% 633 $582   $28,503,029 38
1998/03/06 29 $161,790 -56% 375 $431   $28,731,800 45
1998/03/13 37 $117,358 -27% 307 $382   $28,874,841 52
1998/03/20 40 $84,602 -28% 214 $395   $28,977,312 59
1998/03/27 55 $32,794 -61% 182 $180   $29,026,738 66
1998/04/10 39 $100,084   582 $172   $29,165,928 80
1998/04/17 56 $50,550 -49% 307 $165   $29,247,405 87

Daily Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1998/01/23 2 $3,085,000   2,339 $1,319   $3,085,000 1
1998/01/24 2 $4,685,000 +52% 2,339 $2,003   $7,770,000 2
1998/01/25 2 $2,537,000 -46% 2,339 $1,085   $10,527,000 3
1998/01/26 4 $403,828 -84% 2,339 $173   $10,931,050 4
1998/01/27 6 $411,996 +2% 2,339 $176   $11,342,846 5
1998/01/28 6 $307,053 -25% 2,339 $131   $11,649,599 6
1998/01/29 6 $326,310 +6% 2,339 $140   $11,975,909 7
1998/01/30 6 $1,605,000 +392% 2,339 $686   $13,580,000 8
1998/01/31 4 $3,330,000 +107% 2,339 $1,424   $16,910,000 9
1998/02/01 4 $2,114,000 -37% 2,339 $904   $19,002,697 10
1998/02/02 9 $178,362 -92% 2,339 $76   $19,181,059 11
1998/02/03 8 $226,677 +27% 2,339 $97   $19,407,536 12
1998/02/04 9 $142,770 -37% 2,339 $61   $19,550,306 13
1998/02/05 9 $163,048 +14% 2,339 $70   $19,733,364 14
1998/02/06 9 $805,000 +394% 2,272 $354   $20,419,000 15
1998/02/07 7 $1,870,000 +132% 2,272 $823   $22,289,000 16
1998/02/08 7 $1,252,000 -33% 2,272 $551   $23,723,000 17
1998/02/09 10 $152,271 -88% 2,272 $67   $23,879,758 18
1998/02/10 10 $123,420 -19% 2,272 $54   $23,999,178 19
1998/02/12 10 $125,000   2,272 $55   $24,111,000 21
1998/02/16 9 $577,060   1,765 $327   $26,651,987 25

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1998/01/23 2 $11,975,009   2,339 $5,120   $11,975,009 7
1998/01/30 5 $7,738,345 -35% 2,339 $3,308   $19,713,354 14
1998/02/06 7 $4,499,543 -42% 2,272 $1,980   $24,212,897 21
1998/02/13 13 $2,822,730 -37% 1,765 $1,599   $27,035,627 28
1998/02/20 16 $1,098,692 -61% 1,182 $930   $28,134,319 35
1998/02/27 23 $435,691 -60% 633 $688   $28,570,010 42
1998/03/06 35 $187,473 -57% 375 $500   $28,757,483 49
1998/03/13 41 $135,227 -28% 307 $440   $28,892,710 56
1998/03/20 39 $101,234 -25% 214 $473   $28,993,944 63
1998/04/10 40 $131,011   582 $225   $29,196,855 84