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Velvet Goldmine (1998)

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $1,053,788Details
International Box Office $3,259,856
Worldwide Box Office $4,313,644
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  4. Video Sales
  5. Cast & Crew
  6. Trailer

Metrics

Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists


Movie Details

Production Budget:$9,000,000
Domestic Releases: November 6th, 1998 (Wide) by Miramax
MPAA Rating: R for strong sexual content, nudity, language and drug use
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Source:Original Screenplay
Genre:Musical
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Historical Fiction

Ranking on other Records and Milestones

RecordRankAmountChart
Date
Days In
Release
Biggest Domestic 6th Weekend 5,314 $15,321 Dec 11, 1998 38
Biggest 6th Weekend Limited Release 1,750 $15,321 Dec 11, 1998 38
Theater Average 6th Weekend Limited Release 2,909 $464 Dec 11, 1998 38
Biggest Domestic 5th Weekend 5,205 $36,174 Dec 4, 1998 31
Biggest 5th Weekend Limited Release 1,491 $36,174 Dec 4, 1998 31
Theater Average 5th Weekend Limited Release 2,601 $841 Dec 4, 1998 31
Biggest Domestic 4th Weekend 5,295 $62,166 Nov 27, 1998 24
Biggest 4th Weekend Limited Release 1,383 $62,166 Nov 27, 1998 24
Theater Average 4th Weekend Limited Release 2,298 $1,351 Nov 27, 1998 24
Biggest Domestic 3rd Weekend 5,327 $105,964 Nov 20, 1998 17
Biggest 3rd Weekend Limited Release 1,168 $105,964 Nov 20, 1998 17
Theater Average 3rd Weekend Limited Release 2,856 $1,394 Nov 20, 1998 17
Biggest Domestic 2nd Weekend 5,105 $218,253 Nov 13, 1998 10
Biggest 2nd Weekend Limited Release 776 $218,253 Nov 13, 1998 10
Theater Average 2nd Weekend Limited Release 2,892 $2,347 Nov 13, 1998 10
Biggest Domestic Opening Weekend 5,239 $301,787 Nov 6, 1998 3
Biggest Opening Weekend Limited Release 694 $301,787 Nov 6, 1998 3
Theater Average Opening Weekend Limited Release 3,985 $3,550 Nov 6, 1998 3
Theater Average Limited Release 10,083 $3,550 Nov 6, 1998 3
Top 1998 Theater Average Limited Release 335 $3,550 Nov 6, 1998 3
Never Wide Domestic 1,870 $1,053,788 Nov 6, 1998 0
Never No. 1 Domestic 5,374 $1,053,788 Nov 6, 1998 0
Widest Expansion Limited Release 2,416 8 Nov 6, 1998 0

Cast

Ewan McGregor    Curt Wild
Jonathan Rhys-Meyers    Brian Slade
Toni Collette    Mandy Slade
   Arthur Stuart
Eddie Izzard    Jerry Divine
Emily Woof    Shannon
Michael Feast    Cecil
Keith-Lee Castle    Harley
Janet McTeer    Narrator

Production and Technical Credits

Director   
Executive Producer    Harvey Weinstein
Executive Producer    Bob Weinstein
Composer    Carter Burwell

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Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1998/11/06 25 $301,787   85 $3,550   $301,787 3
1998/11/13 25 $218,253 -28% 93 $2,347   $641,260 10
1998/11/20 36 $105,964 -51% 76 $1,394   $840,859 17
1998/11/27 47 $62,166 -41% 46 $1,351   $951,333 24
1998/12/04 51 $36,174 -42% 43 $841   $1,011,795 31
1998/12/11 60 $15,321 -58% 33 $464   $1,043,487 38

Daily Box Office Performance

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1998/11/06 24 $423,007   85 $4,977   $423,007 7
1998/11/13 27 $311,888 -26% 93 $3,354   $734,895 14
1998/11/20 36 $154,272 -51% 76 $2,030   $889,167 21
1998/11/27 46 $86,454 -44% 46 $1,879   $975,621 28
1998/12/04 48 $52,545 -39% 43 $1,222   $1,028,166 35