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Urban Legend (1998)

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $38,116,707Details
International Box Office $34,455,157Details
Worldwide Box Office $72,571,864
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  5. Video Sales
  6. Cast & Crew
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Movie Details

Production Budget:$14,000,000
Domestic Releases: September 25th, 1998 (Wide) by Sony Pictures
Video Release: February 23rd, 1999 by Sony Pictures Home Entertainment
MPAA Rating: R for horror violence/gore and sexual content
Franchise: Urban Legend
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Source:Original Screenplay
Genre:Horror
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Contemporary Fiction

Cast

Alicia Witt    Natalie
Rebecca Gayheart    Brenda
Jared Leto    Paul
Joshua Jackson    Damon
Tara Reid    Sasha
Michael Rosenbaum    Parker
John Neville    Dean Adams
Robert Englund    Professor Wexler
Loretta Devine    Reese
Danielle Harris    Tosh
Julian Richings    Janitor
Brad Dourif    Gas Station Attendant
Natasha Gregson Wagner    Michelle Mancini

Production and Technical Credits

Composer    Christopher Young

Domestic Cumulative Box Office Records


Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1998/09/25 3 $10,515,444   2,257 $4,659   $10,515,444 3
1998/10/02 6 $6,707,512 -36% 2,257 $2,972   $20,113,846 10
1998/10/09 6 $4,770,882 -29% 2,257 $2,114   $26,501,095 17
1998/10/16 8 $2,887,189 -39% 2,063 $1,400   $30,859,469 24
1998/10/23 11 $1,636,892 -43% 1,524 $1,074   $33,300,477 31
1998/10/30 11 $1,231,896 -25% 1,395 $883   $35,015,643 38
1998/11/06 19 $645,737 -48% 776 $832   $36,006,412 45
1998/11/13 28 $185,442 -71% 369 $503   $36,350,067 52
1998/11/20 45 $68,893 -63% 125 $551   $36,456,266 59
1998/11/27 62 $15,184 -78% 41 $370   $36,494,558 66
1998/12/25 20 $531,732   541 $983   $37,052,806 94
1999/01/01 25 $350,879 -34% 541 $649   $37,857,342 101
1999/01/08 39 $79,102 -77% 302 $262   $38,001,496 108
1999/01/15 49 $30,175 -62% 134 $225   $38,048,637 115

Daily Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1998/09/25 3 $3,700,000   2,257 $1,639   $3,700,000 1
1998/09/26 3 $4,357,000 +18% 2,257 $1,930   $8,057,000 2
1998/09/27 3 $2,458,000 -44% 2,257 $1,089   $10,515,000 3
1998/09/28 3 $632,614 -74% 2,257 $280   $11,148,058 4
1998/09/29 3 $928,956 +47% 2,257 $412   $12,077,013 5
1998/09/30 3 $703,752 -24% 2,257 $312   $12,780,765 6
1998/10/01 3 $625,569 -11% 2,257 $277   $13,406,334 7
1998/10/02 5 $2,160,000 +245% 2,257 $957   $15,566,000 8
1998/10/03 6 $2,950,000 +37% 2,257 $1,307   $18,516,000 9
1998/10/04 6 $1,589,000 -46% 2,257 $704   $20,114,000 10
1998/10/05 6 $375,176 -76% 2,257 $166   $20,489,022 11
1998/10/06 6 $467,214 +25% 2,257 $207   $20,956,236 12
1998/10/07 6 $352,600 -25% 2,257 $156   $21,308,836 13
1998/10/08 6 $421,377 +20% 2,257 $187   $21,730,213 14
1998/10/09 6 $1,485,000 +252% 2,257 $658   $23,215,000 15
1998/10/10 6 $2,076,000 +40% 2,257 $920   $25,291,000 16
1998/10/11 7 $1,210,095 -42% 2,257 $536   $26,501,095 17
1998/10/12 7 $532,840 -56% 2,257 $236   $27,033,935 18
1998/10/13 7 $323,253 -39% 2,257 $143   $27,357,188 19
1998/10/14 6 $287,680 -11% 2,257 $127   $27,644,868 20
1998/10/15 6 $327,412 +14% 2,257 $145   $27,972,280 21
1998/10/16 8 $850,000 +160% 2,063 $412   $28,822,000 22
1998/10/17 8 $1,230,000 +45% 2,063 $596   $30,052,000 23
1998/10/18 9 $689,000 -44% 2,063 $334   $30,859,000 24
1998/10/19 9 $192,408 -72% 2,063 $93   $31,051,877 25
1998/10/20 9 $221,297 +15% 2,063 $107   $31,273,174 26
1998/10/21 9 $181,759 -18% 2,063 $88   $31,454,933 27
1998/10/22 9 $208,652 +15% 2,063 $101   $31,663,585 28

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1998/09/25 3 $13,406,334   2,257 $5,940   $13,406,334 7
1998/10/02 6 $8,323,879 -38% 2,257 $3,688   $21,730,213 14
1998/10/09 7 $6,242,067 -25% 2,257 $2,766   $27,972,280 21
1998/10/16 9 $3,691,305 -41% 2,063 $1,789   $31,663,585 28
1998/10/23 11 $2,120,162 -43% 1,524 $1,391   $33,783,747 35
1998/10/30 13 $1,576,928 -26% 1,395 $1,130   $35,360,675 42
1998/11/06 20 $803,950 -49% 776 $1,036   $36,164,625 49
1998/11/13 32 $222,748 -72% 369 $604   $36,387,373 56
1998/11/20 46 $92,001 -59% 125 $736   $36,479,374 63
1998/12/25 21 $985,389   541 $1,821   $37,506,463 98
1999/01/01 27 $415,931 -58% 541 $769   $37,922,394 105
1999/01/08 39 $96,068 -77% 302 $318   $38,018,462 112