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Varsity Blues (1999)

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $52,894,169Details
International Box Office $1,400,000
Worldwide Box Office $54,294,169
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  2. News
  3. Box Office
  4. Video Sales
  5. Cast & Crew
  6. Trailer

Metrics

Rotten Tomatoes
Critics RottenAudience Upright
Critics
40% - Rotten
Audience
77% - Upright

Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists


Movie Details

Production Budget:$16,000,000
Domestic Releases: January 15th, 1999 (Wide) by Paramount Pictures
Video Release: May 31st, 1999 by Paramount Home Video
MPAA Rating: R for strong language throughout, sexuality and nudity, and some substance abuse
Comparisons: vs. American Pie
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Keywords: Football
Source:Original Screenplay
Genre:Drama
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Contemporary Fiction

Ranking on other Records and Milestones

RecordRankRevenueChart
Date
Days In
Release
Biggest 15th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,966 $8,582 Apr 23, 1999 101
Biggest 14th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,821 $26,149 Apr 16, 1999 94
Biggest 13th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,527 $71,633 Apr 9, 1999 87
Biggest 12th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,260 $137,457 Apr 2, 1999 80
Biggest 11th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,346 $159,289 Mar 26, 1999 73
Biggest 10th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,734 $139,606 Mar 19, 1999 66
Biggest 9th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,629 $214,462 Mar 12, 1999 59
Biggest 8th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,634 $315,531 Mar 5, 1999 52
Biggest 7th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,363 $740,072 Feb 26, 1999 45
Biggest 6th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,218 $1,584,546 Feb 19, 1999 38
Fastest Movies to Earn $50 Million at the Domestic Box Office 1,252 $50,231,371 Feb 19, 1999 38
Biggest 5th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 978 $3,147,635 Feb 12, 1999 31
Biggest 4th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,226 $3,841,120 Feb 5, 1999 24
Biggest 3rd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,188 $5,914,240 Jan 29, 1999 17
Biggest 2nd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 967 $10,574,508 Jan 22, 1999 10
Biggest January Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 103 $17,515,723 Jan 15, 1999 3
Biggest Opening Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 994 $17,515,723 Jan 15, 1999 3
Widest Opening Weekend 2,073 2,121 Jan 15, 1999 3
Biggest January Day at the Domestic Box Office 469 $5,235,000 Jan 16, 1999 2
Biggest Saturday at the Domestic Box Office 2,399 $5,235,000 Jan 16, 1999 2
Biggest Friday at the Domestic Box Office 1,740 $5,210,000 Jan 15, 1999 1

Cast

James Van Der Beek    Jonathan 'Mox' Moxon
Jon Voight    Coach Bud Kilmer
Paul Walker    Lance Harbor
Ron Lester    Billy Bob
Scott Caan    Tweeder
Richard Lineback    Joe Harbor
Ali Larter    Darcy Sears
Tiffany C. Love    Collette Harbor
Amy Smart    Julie Harbor
Eliel Swinton    Wendell
Thomas F. Duffy    Sam Moxon
Jill Parker Jones    Mo Moxon
Joe Pichler    Kyle Moxon
Tonie Perensky    Miss Davis
John Gatins    Smiling Man
Marco Perella    Dr. Benton

Production and Technical Credits

Director   
Composer    Mark Isham

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Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1999/01/15 1 $17,515,723   2,121 $8,258   $17,515,723 3
1999/01/22 1 $10,574,508 -40% 2,339 $4,521   $30,757,799 10
1999/01/29 3 $5,914,240 -44% 2,364 $2,502   $38,982,706 17
1999/02/05 4 $3,841,120 -35% 2,364 $1,625   $44,261,528 24
1999/02/12 10 $3,147,635 -18% 2,036 $1,546   $48,190,950 31
1999/02/19 14 $1,584,546 -50% 1,647 $962   $50,231,371 38
1999/02/26 17 $740,072 -53% 1,184 $625   $51,275,680 45
1999/03/05 27 $315,531 -57% 782 $403   $51,757,360 52
1999/03/12 36 $214,462 -32% 506 $424   $52,069,966 59
1999/03/19 39 $139,606 -35% 302 $462   $52,288,839 66
1999/03/26 38 $159,289 +14% 355 $449   $52,495,428 73
1999/04/02 40 $137,457 -14% 368 $374   $52,715,953 80
1999/04/09 50 $71,633 -48% 247 $290   $52,843,107 87
1999/04/16 69 $26,149 -63% 164 $159   $52,885,587 94
1999/04/23 89 $8,582 -67% 82 $105   $52,894,169 101

Daily Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1999/01/15 1 $5,210,000   2,121 $2,456   $5,210,000 1
1999/01/16 1 $5,235,000 n/c 2,121 $2,468   $10,445,000 2
1999/01/17 1 $4,255,000 -19% 2,121 $2,006   $14,700,000 3
1999/01/18 1 $2,311,615 -46% 2,121 $1,090   $17,515,723 4
1999/01/19 1 $1,016,504 -56% 2,121 $479   $18,532,227 5
1999/01/20 1 $754,741 -26% 2,121 $356   $19,286,968 6
1999/01/21 1 $896,323 +19% 2,121 $423   $20,183,291 7
1999/01/22 1 $3,420,000 +282% 2,339 $1,462   $23,603,000 8
1999/01/23 1 $4,660,000 +36% 2,339 $1,992   $28,263,000 9
1999/01/24 1 $2,409,000 -48% 2,339 $1,030   $30,758,000 10
1999/01/25 1 $590,807 -75% 2,339 $253   $31,348,606 11
1999/01/26 1 $622,758 +5% 2,339 $266   $31,971,364 12
1999/01/27 1 $508,738 -18% 2,339 $218   $32,480,102 13
1999/01/28 1 $588,364 +16% 2,339 $252   $33,068,466 14
1999/01/29 2 $2,155,000 +266% 2,364 $912   $35,223,000 15
1999/01/30 3 $2,910,000 +35% 2,364 $1,231   $38,133,000 16
1999/01/31 5 $721,000 -75% 2,364 $305   $38,982,706 17
1999/02/01 2 $381,039 -47% 2,364 $161   $39,363,745 18
1999/02/02 3 $408,527 +7% 2,364 $173   $39,772,272 19
1999/02/03 4 $312,633 -23% 2,364 $132   $40,084,905 20
1999/02/04 3 $335,503 +7% 2,364 $142   $40,420,408 21
1999/02/05 4 $1,200,000 +258% 2,364 $508   $41,620,000 22
1999/02/06 4 $1,790,000 +49% 2,364 $757   $43,410,000 23
1999/02/07 6 $833,000 -53% 2,364 $352   $44,261,528 24
1999/02/08 6 $192,431 -77% 2,364 $81   $44,453,959 25
1999/02/09 6 $208,956 +9% 2,364 $88   $44,662,915 26
1999/02/10 7 $172,991 -17% 2,364 $73   $44,835,906 27
1999/02/11 6 $207,409 +20% 2,364 $88   $45,043,315 28
1999/02/12 9 $715,000 +245% 2,036 $351   $45,699,000 29
1999/02/13 10 $1,139,000 +59% 2,036 $559   $46,838,000 30
1999/02/14 10 $1,030,000 -10% 2,036 $506   $47,868,000 31
1999/02/15 12 $305,326 -70% 2,036 $150   $48,190,950 32
1999/02/16 11 $175,042 -43% 2,036 $86   $48,365,992 33
1999/02/17 12 $137,617 -21% 2,036 $68   $48,503,609 34
1999/02/18 11 $143,216 +4% 2,036 $70   $48,646,825 35
1999/02/19 13 $510,000 +256% 1,647 $310   $49,157,000 36
1999/02/20 13 $750,000 +47% 1,647 $455   $49,907,000 37
1999/02/21 14 $347,000 -54% 1,647 $211   $50,231,371 38
1999/02/22 16 $75,395 -78% 1,647 $46   $50,306,766 39
1999/02/25 16 $81,188   1,647 $49   $50,535,608 42
1999/02/28 20 $160,000   1,184 $135   $51,275,680 45
1999/03/01 20 $43,277 -73% 1,184 $37   $51,318,957 46

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1999/01/15 1 $20,183,291   2,121 $9,516   $20,183,291 7
1999/01/22 1 $12,885,175 -36% 2,339 $5,509   $33,068,466 14
1999/01/29 3 $7,351,942 -43% 2,364 $3,110   $40,420,408 21
1999/02/05 6 $4,622,907 -37% 2,364 $1,956   $45,043,315 28
1999/02/12 10 $3,603,510 -22% 2,036 $1,770   $48,646,825 35
1999/02/19 14 $1,888,783 -48% 1,647 $1,147   $50,535,608 42
1999/02/26 17 $906,221 -52% 1,184 $765   $51,441,829 49
1999/03/05 27 $413,675 -54% 782 $529   $51,855,504 56
1999/03/12 37 $293,729 -29% 506 $580   $52,149,233 63
1999/03/19 39 $186,906 -36% 302 $619   $52,336,139 70
1999/03/26 37 $242,357 +30% 355 $683   $52,578,496 77
1999/04/02 41 $192,978 -20% 368 $524   $52,771,474 84
1999/04/09 49 $87,964 -54% 247 $356   $52,859,438 91
1999/04/16 71 $26,149 -70% 164 $159   $52,885,587 98
1999/04/23 86 $8,582 -67% 82 $105   $52,894,169 105