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Touch of Evil (1958)

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $2,237,659Details
International Box Office $19,690Details
Worldwide Box Office $2,257,349
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  3. Box Office
  4. International
  5. Video Sales
  6. Cast & Crew
  7. Trailer

Metrics

Rotten Tomatoes
Critics Certified FreshAudience Upright
Critics
96% - Certified Fresh
Audience
92% - Upright

Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists


Movie Details

Domestic Releases: May 21st, 1958 (Wide) by October Films
International Releases: July 10th, 2015 (Wide), released as Touch of Evil (Re: 2015) (United Kingdom)
Video Release: January 10th, 2012 by Universal Home Entertainment
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Keywords: Film Noir

Cast

Akim Tamiroff    Uncle Joe Grandi
Charlton Heston    Ramon Miguel "Mike" Vargas
Janet Leigh    Susan Vargas
Marlene Dietrich    Tanya
Zsa Zsa Gabor    Nightclub Owner
Orson Welles    Capt. Hank Quinlan
Keenan Wynn    Bit part

Production and Technical Credits

Director   

DVD and Blu-ray Releases for April 15th, 2014

April 15th, 2014

It is a busy week on the home market with five films that either opened at least semi-wide or expanded semi-wide. However, unlike last week, there's no monster hit like The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug leading the way. In fact, most of the semi-wide or wide releases on this week's list were critical and box office disappointments. Only Philomena did well with critics. Fortunately, it did well enough that it is a contender for Pick of the Week without even considering the extras on the DVD or Blu-ray. There are a few other new releases that are noteworthy, but most of them are catalog Blu-ray releases. These include Touch of Evil on Blu-ray and Double Indemnity on Blu-ray. In the end, I went with Touch of Evil, but I literally had to roll a dice to decide. More...

Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1998/09/11 46 $70,725   3 $23,575   $70,725 14,726
1998/09/18 34 $174,065 +146% 12 $14,505   $308,725 14,733
1998/09/25 26 $219,737 +26% 30 $7,325   $664,053 14,740
1998/10/02 31 $141,104 -36% 37 $3,814   $877,157 14,747
1998/10/09 30 $144,512 +2% 39 $3,705   $1,078,110 14,754
1998/10/16 26 $181,560 +26% 44 $4,126   $1,317,475 14,761
1998/10/23 34 $126,609 -30% 45 $2,814   $1,526,639 14,768
1998/10/30 37 $95,230 -25% 42 $2,267   $1,675,350 14,775
1998/11/06 42 $67,280 -29% 36 $1,869   $1,779,698 14,782
1998/11/13 44 $64,068 -5% 34 $1,884   $1,871,225 14,789
1998/11/20 46 $55,804 -13% 38 $1,469   $1,953,381 14,796
1998/11/27 51 $45,617 -18% 28 $1,629   $2,024,956 14,803
1998/12/04 48 $39,454 -14% 39 $1,012   $2,083,657 14,810
1998/12/11 57 $22,094 -44% 28 $789   $2,121,281 14,817
1998/12/18 51 $23,520 +6% 25 $941   $2,158,273 14,824
1998/12/25 55 $25,025 +6% 25 $1,001   $2,195,484 14,831
1999/01/01 58 $24,512 -2% 25 $980   $2,237,659 14,838

Daily Box Office Performance

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1998/09/11 42 $134,660   3 $44,887   $134,660 14,730
1998/09/18 34 $309,656 +130% 12 $25,805   $444,316 14,737
1998/09/25 27 $291,737 -6% 30 $9,725   $736,053 14,744
1998/10/02 29 $197,545 -32% 37 $5,339   $933,598 14,751
1998/10/09 29 $202,317 +2% 39 $5,188   $1,135,915 14,758
1998/10/16 26 $264,115 +31% 44 $6,003   $1,400,030 14,765
1998/10/23 33 $180,090 -32% 45 $4,002   $1,580,120 14,772
1998/10/30 33 $132,298 -27% 42 $3,150   $1,712,418 14,779
1998/11/06 41 $94,739 -28% 36 $2,632   $1,807,157 14,786
1998/11/13 44 $90,420 -5% 34 $2,659   $1,897,577 14,793
1998/11/20 48 $81,762 -10% 38 $2,152   $1,979,339 14,800
1998/11/27 50 $64,864 -21% 28 $2,317   $2,044,203 14,807
1998/12/04 46 $54,984 -15% 39 $1,410   $2,099,187 14,814
1998/12/11 53 $35,566 -35% 28 $1,270   $2,134,753 14,821
1998/12/18 46 $35,706 n/c 25 $1,428   $2,170,459 14,828
1998/12/25 53 $42,688 +20% 25 $1,708   $2,213,147 14,835

Box Office Summary Per Territory

Territory Release
Date
Opening
Weekend
Opening
Weekend
Theaters
Maximum
Theaters
Theatrical
Engagements
Total
Box Office
Report
Date
United Kingdom 7/10/2015 $19,690 14 14 14 $19,690 9/28/2015
 
International Total$19,690 9/28/2015