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Starship Troopers (1997)

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $54,768,952Details
International Box Office $66,331,048
Worldwide Box Office $121,100,000
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  4. Video Sales
  5. Cast & Crew
  6. Trailer

Metrics

Rotten Tomatoes
Critics FreshAudience Upright
Critics
63% - Fresh
Audience
69% - Upright

Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists


Movie Details

Production Budget:$100,000,000
Domestic Releases: November 7th, 1997 (Wide) by Sony Pictures
Video Release: May 20th, 1998 by Sony Pictures Home Entertainment
MPAA Rating: R for graphic sci-fi violence and gore, and for language and nudity
Franchise: Starship Troopers
Comparisons: vs. The Accountant
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Keywords: Alien Invasion, War, Whitewashed Casting
Source:Based on Fiction Book/Short Story
Genre:Action
Production Method:Animation/Live Action
Creative Type:Science Fiction
Production Countries: United States

Ranking on other Records and Milestones

RecordRankRevenueChart
Date
Days In
Release
Biggest 16th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,103 $49,047 Feb 20, 1998 108
Biggest 15th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,045 $80,579 Feb 13, 1998 101
Biggest 14th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 801 $170,969 Feb 6, 1998 94
Biggest 12th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 2,689 $14,511 Jan 23, 1998 80
Biggest 11th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 2,779 $23,552 Jan 16, 1998 73
Biggest 10th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 3,242 $20,485 Jan 9, 1998 66
Biggest 9th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 3,360 $30,948 Jan 2, 1998 59
Biggest 8th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 3,751 $32,720 Dec 26, 1997 52
Biggest 7th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 3,146 $107,352 Dec 19, 1997 45
Biggest 6th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 2,413 $403,067 Dec 12, 1997 38
Biggest 5th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,962 $1,265,132 Dec 5, 1997 31
Biggest 4th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,670 $2,753,437 Nov 28, 1997 24
Fastest Movies to Earn $50 Million at the Domestic Box Office 1,007 $50,438,000 Nov 28, 1997 23
Biggest 3rd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,542 $4,707,484 Nov 21, 1997 17
Biggest 2nd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,040 $10,034,337 Nov 14, 1997 10
Biggest Sunday at the Domestic Box Office 1,152 $5,738,773 Nov 9, 1997 3
Biggest November Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 156 $22,058,773 Nov 7, 1997 3
Biggest Opening Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 738 $22,058,773 Nov 7, 1997 3
Biggest Weekends at the Domestic Box Office 1,153 $22,058,773 Nov 7, 1997 3
Widest Opening Weekend 901 2,971 Nov 7, 1997 3
Biggest Saturday at the Domestic Box Office 1,247 $8,135,000 Nov 8, 1997 2
Biggest Friday at the Domestic Box Office 906 $8,185,000 Nov 7, 1997 1
Biggest November Day at the Domestic Box Office 401 $8,185,000 Nov 7, 1997 1

Cast

Denise Richards    Carmen Ibanez
Jake Busey    Ace Levy
Dina Meyer    Dizzy Flores
Casper Van Dien    Johnny Rico
Clancy Brown    Sergeant Zim
Amy Smart    Pilot Cadet
Michael Ironside    Lt. Jean Rasczak
Rue McClanahan    Biology Teacher
Neil Patrick Harris    Col. Carl Jenkins
Dale Dye    General

Production and Technical Credits

Director   
Composer    Basil Poledouris
Production Designer    Allan Cameron

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Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1997/11/07 1 $22,058,773   2,971 $7,425   $22,058,773 3
1997/11/14 2 $10,034,337 -55% 2,971 $3,377   $39,193,193 10
1997/11/21 7 $4,707,484 -53% 2,822 $1,668   $46,268,918 17
1997/11/28 10 $2,753,437 -42% 2,397 $1,149   $51,005,214 24
1997/12/05 10 $1,265,132 -54% 1,854 $682   $52,925,082 31
1997/12/12 17 $403,067 -68% 761 $530   $53,791,017 38
1997/12/19 32 $107,352 -73% 265 $405   $54,095,318 45
1997/12/26 53 $32,720 -70% 124 $264   $54,188,197 52
1998/01/02 52 $30,948 -5% 117 $265   $54,251,668 59
1998/01/09 53 $20,485 -34% 92 $223   $54,277,317 66
1998/01/16 58 $23,552 +15% 67 $352   $54,308,671 73
1998/01/23 60 $14,511 -38% 43 $337   $54,326,583 80
1998/02/06 34 $170,969   510 $335   $54,531,563 94
1998/02/13 50 $80,579 -53% 330 $244   $54,628,720 101
1998/02/20 55 $49,047 -39% 123 $399   $54,700,065 108

Daily Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1997/11/07 1 $8,185,000   2,971 $2,755   $8,185,000 1
1997/11/08 1 $8,135,000 -1% 2,971 $2,738   $16,320,000 2
1997/11/09 1 $5,738,773 -29% 2,971 $1,932   $22,058,773 3
1997/11/10 1 $2,101,710 -63% 2,971 $707   $24,161,483 4
1997/11/11 1 $2,518,608 +20% 2,971 $848   $26,680,091 5
1997/11/12 1 $1,218,109 -52% 2,971 $410   $27,898,200 6
1997/11/13 1 $1,260,656 +3% 2,971 $424   $29,158,856 7
1997/11/14 2 $2,950,000 +134% 2,971 $993   $32,108,856 8
1997/11/15 2 $4,715,000 +60% 2,971 $1,587   $36,824,000 9
1997/11/16 3 $2,587,000 -45% 2,971 $871   $39,193,193 10
1997/11/17 2 $596,622 -77% 2,971 $201   $39,789,815 11
1997/11/18 2 $698,854 +17% 2,971 $235   $40,488,669 12
1997/11/19 3 $546,570 -22% 2,971 $184   $41,037,239 13
1997/11/20 3 $524,195 -4% 2,971 $176   $41,561,434 14
1997/11/21 6 $1,380,000 +163% 2,822 $489   $42,941,000 15
1997/11/22 7 $2,155,000 +56% 2,822 $764   $45,096,000 16
1997/11/23 7 $1,288,000 -40% 2,822 $456   $46,269,000 17
1997/11/24 7 $335,912 -74% 2,822 $119   $46,604,830 18
1997/11/25 7 $458,330 +36% 2,822 $162   $47,063,160 19
1997/11/26 8 $509,840 +11% 2,397 $213   $47,573,000 20
1997/11/27 8 $650,000 +27% 2,397 $271   $48,223,000 21
1997/11/28 10 $1,125,000 +73% 2,397 $469   $49,348,000 22
1997/11/29 10 $1,090,000 -3% 2,397 $455   $50,438,000 23
1997/11/30 10 $546,000 -50% 2,397 $228   $51,005,214 24
1997/12/01 8 $152,311 -72% 2,397 $64   $51,157,525 25
1997/12/02 8 $184,214 +21% 2,397 $77   $51,341,739 26
1997/12/03 8 $156,207 -15% 2,397 $65   $51,497,946 27
1997/12/04 8 $162,004 +4% 2,397 $68   $51,659,950 28
1997/12/05 9 $345,000 +113% 1,854 $186   $52,005,000 29
1997/12/06 9 $581,000 +68% 1,854 $313   $52,586,000 30
1997/12/07 8 $339,000 -42% 1,854 $183   $52,925,082 31
1997/12/08 8 $108,759 -68% 1,854 $59   $53,033,841 32
1997/12/09 8 $135,689 +25% 1,854 $73   $53,169,530 33
1997/12/10 8 $108,076 -20% 1,854 $58   $53,277,606 34
1997/12/11 8 $110,344 +2% 1,854 $60   $53,387,950 35

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1997/11/07 1 $29,158,856   2,971 $9,814   $29,158,856 7
1997/11/14 2 $12,402,578 -57% 2,971 $4,175   $41,561,434 14
1997/11/21 7 $6,690,343 -46% 2,822 $2,371   $48,251,777 21
1997/11/28 8 $3,408,173 -49% 2,397 $1,422   $51,659,950 28
1997/12/05 9 $1,728,000 -49% 1,854 $932   $53,387,950 35
1997/12/12 17 $600,016 -65% 761 $788   $53,987,966 42
1997/12/19 31 $167,511 -72% 265 $632   $54,155,477 49
1997/12/26 43 $65,243 -61% 124 $526   $54,220,720 56
1998/01/02 56 $36,112 -45% 117 $309   $54,256,832 63
1998/01/09 51 $28,287 -22% 92 $307   $54,285,119 70
1998/01/16 56 $26,953 -5% 67 $402   $54,312,072 77
1998/02/06 39 $187,547   510 $368   $54,548,141 98
1998/02/13 47 $102,877 -45% 330 $312   $54,651,018 105