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Trial And Error (1997)

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $13,602,831Details
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  4. International
  5. Video Sales
  6. Cast & Crew
  7. Trailer

Metrics

Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists

RecordRankAmount
All Time Domestic Box Office 4,152 $13,602,831
All Time Worldwide Box Office 5,242 $13,602,831
All Time Domestic Box Office for Comedy Movies 1,060 $13,602,831
All Time Worldwide Box Office for Comedy Movies 1,247 $13,602,831

See the Box Office tab (Domestic) and International tab (International and Worldwide) for more Cumulative Box Office Records.


Movie Details

Domestic Releases: May 30th, 1997 (Wide) by New Line
MPAA Rating: PG-13 for some sexual content
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Source:Original Screenplay
Genre:Comedy
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Contemporary Fiction

Ranking on other Records and Milestones

RecordRankAmountChart
Date
Days In
Release
Biggest Domestic 10th Weekend 3,443 $15,870 Aug 1, 1997 66
Biggest Domestic 9th Weekend 3,078 $47,339 Jul 25, 1997 59
Biggest Domestic 8th Weekend 2,203 $176,569 Jul 18, 1997 52
Biggest Domestic 7th Weekend 4,178 $37,308 Jul 11, 1997 45
Biggest Domestic 6th Weekend 4,662 $38,663 Jul 4, 1997 38
Biggest Domestic 5th Weekend 4,054 $142,851 Jun 27, 1997 31
Biggest Domestic 4th Weekend 3,697 $450,210 Jun 20, 1997 24
Biggest Domestic 3rd Weekend 3,416 $1,343,768 Jun 13, 1997 17
Biggest Domestic 2nd Weekend 3,269 $2,627,339 Jun 6, 1997 10
Biggest Domestic Opening Weekend 2,998 $4,903,529 May 30, 1997 3
Widest Opening Weekend 1,889 2,298 May 30, 1997 3
Never No. 1 Domestic 2,605 $13,602,831 May 30, 1997 0

Cast

Charlize Theron    Billie Tyler
Jeff Daniels    Charles Tuttle
Jennifer Coolidge    Jacqueline
Rip Torn    Benjamin 'Benny' Gibbs
Michael Richards    Richard 'Ricky' Rietti
Lawrence Pressman    Whitfield
Dale Dye    Dr. German Stone, Psychiatrist

Production and Technical Credits

Dialogue Editor    Mildred Iatrou

Domestic Cumulative Box Office Records


Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1997/05/30 4 $4,903,529   2,298 $2,134   $4,903,529 3
1997/06/06 6 $2,627,339 -46% 2,298 $1,143   $9,054,715 10
1997/06/13 9 $1,343,768 -49% 2,003 $671   $11,458,185 17
1997/06/20 16 $450,210 -66% 1,109 $406   $12,660,389 24
1997/06/27 25 $142,851 -68% 507 $282   $13,041,429 31
1997/07/04 39 $38,663 -73% 193 $200   $13,129,726 38
1997/07/11 41 $37,308 -4% 65 $574   $13,186,167 45
1997/07/18 23 $176,569 +373% 508 $348   $13,379,708 52
1997/07/25 43 $47,339 -73% 224 $211   $13,548,764 59
1997/08/01 61 $15,870 -66% 50 $317   $13,587,762 66

Daily Box Office Performance

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1997/05/30 4 $6,427,376   2,298 $2,797   $6,427,376 7
1997/06/06 6 $3,687,041 -43% 2,298 $1,604   $10,114,417 14
1997/06/13 9 $2,095,762 -43% 2,003 $1,046   $12,210,179 21
1997/06/20 15 $688,399 -67% 1,109 $621   $12,898,578 28
1997/06/27 28 $192,485 -72% 507 $380   $13,091,063 35
1997/07/04 39 $57,796 -70% 193 $299   $13,148,859 42
1997/07/11 42 $54,280 -6% 65 $835   $13,203,139 49
1997/07/18 24 $298,286 +450% 508 $587   $13,501,425 56
1997/07/25 44 $70,467 -76% 224 $315   $13,571,892 63