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Switchback (1997)

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $6,504,442Details
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  6. Trailer

Metrics

Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists


Movie Details

Production Budget:$38,000,000
Domestic Releases: October 31st, 1997 (Wide) by Paramount Pictures
MPAA Rating: R for strong violence and several views of nude pin-ups
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Source:Original Screenplay
Genre:Action
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Contemporary Fiction

Ranking on other Records and Milestones

RecordRankRevenueChart
Date
Days In
Release
Biggest 7th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 4,259 $31,639 Dec 12, 1997 45
Biggest 6th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 4,169 $63,569 Dec 5, 1997 38
Biggest 5th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 4,867 $52,647 Nov 28, 1997 31
Biggest 4th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 4,599 $137,253 Nov 21, 1997 24
Biggest 3rd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 4,158 $508,018 Nov 14, 1997 17
Biggest 2nd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 3,933 $1,409,611 Nov 7, 1997 10
Biggest Opening Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 3,802 $2,704,568 Oct 31, 1997 3
Widest Opening Weekend 3,535 1,128 Oct 31, 1997 3

Cast

Danny Glover    Bob Goodall
   Frank LaCrosse
Jared Leto    Lane Dixon
William Fichtner    Chief Jack McGinnis
R. Lee Ermey    Sheriff Buck Olmstead
Ted Levine    Deputy Nate Booker
Julio Oscar Mechoso    Jorge Martinez

Production and Technical Credits

Composer    Basil Poledouris

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Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1997/10/31 8 $2,704,568   1,128 $2,398   $2,704,568 3
1997/11/07 12 $1,409,611 -48% 1,128 $1,250   $4,971,378 10
1997/11/14 24 $508,018 -64% 1,033 $492   $6,033,246 17
1997/11/21 36 $137,253 -73% 356 $386   $6,266,572 24
1997/11/28 48 $52,647 -62% 156 $337   $6,367,281 31
1997/12/05 42 $63,569 +21% 379 $168   $6,436,271 38
1997/12/12 47 $31,639 -50% 203 $156   $6,482,195 45

Daily Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1997/10/31 7 $555,000   1,128 $492   $555,000 1
1997/11/01 9 $1,200,000 +116% 1,128 $1,064   $1,755,000 2
1997/11/02 8 $713,000 -41% 1,128 $632   $2,705,000 3
1997/11/03 7 $225,131 -68% 1,128 $200   $2,929,699 4
1997/11/04 8 $266,427 +18% 1,128 $236   $3,196,126 5
1997/11/05 8 $192,550 -28% 1,128 $171   $3,388,676 6
1997/11/06 8 $173,091 -10% 1,128 $153   $3,561,767 7

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1997/10/31 8 $3,561,767   1,128 $3,158   $3,561,767 7
1997/11/07 13 $1,963,461 -45% 1,128 $1,741   $5,525,228 14
1997/11/14 25 $604,091 -69% 1,033 $585   $6,129,319 21
1997/11/21 35 $185,315 -69% 356 $521   $6,314,634 28
1997/11/28 49 $58,068 -69% 156 $372   $6,372,702 35
1997/12/05 44 $77,854 +34% 379 $205   $6,450,556 42