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Wild Wild West (1999)

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Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $113,805,681Details
International Box Office $107,423,654
Worldwide Box Office $221,229,335
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  2. News
  3. Box Office
  4. Video Sales
  5. Cast & Crew
  6. Trailer

Metrics

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Critics RottenAudience Spilled
Critics
17% - Rotten
Audience
28% - Spilled

Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists


Movie Details

Production Budget:$175,000,000
Domestic Releases: June 30th, 1999 (Wide) by Warner Bros.
MPAA Rating: PG-13 for action violence, sex references and innuendo
Running Time: 107 minutes
Comparisons: vs. Indiana Jones and the Kingdom of the Crystal Skull
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Keywords: Visual Effects, Steampunk, Development Hell, Civil War, Buddy Cop
Source:Based on TV
Genre:Adventure
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Historical Fiction
Production Companies: Peters Entertainment, Sonnenfeld-Joseph
Production Countries: United States

Ranking on other Records and Milestones

RecordRankAmountChart
Date
Days In
Release
Biggest Domestic 15th Weekend 1,395 $40,172 Oct 8, 1999 103
Biggest Domestic 14th Weekend 1,152 $91,299 Oct 1, 1999 96
Biggest Domestic 13th Weekend 1,011 $148,974 Sep 24, 1999 89
Biggest Domestic 12th Weekend 915 $219,843 Sep 17, 1999 82
Biggest Domestic 11th Weekend 742 $351,416 Sep 10, 1999 75
Biggest Domestic 10th Weekend 442 $896,057 Sep 3, 1999 68
Biggest Domestic 9th Weekend 2,966 $52,995 Aug 27, 1999 61
Biggest Domestic 8th Weekend 2,198 $175,929 Aug 20, 1999 54
Biggest Domestic 7th Weekend 2,105 $306,602 Aug 13, 1999 47
Biggest Domestic 6th Weekend 1,904 $729,260 Aug 6, 1999 40
Biggest Domestic 5th Weekend 1,258 $2,503,573 Jul 30, 1999 33
Biggest Domestic 4th Weekend 839 $5,332,918 Jul 23, 1999 26
Fastest to $100m 379 $100,284,000 Jul 23, 1999 24
Biggest Domestic 3rd Weekend 565 $10,063,277 Jul 16, 1999 19
Biggest Domestic 2nd Weekend 470 $16,834,042 Jul 9, 1999 12
Fastest to $50m 320 $53,492,497 Jul 2, 1999 7
Biggest Domestic Monday 134 $8,747,266 Jul 5, 1999 6
Biggest Domestic Sunday 796 $7,305,000 Jul 4, 1999 5
Biggest Domestic July Weekend 117 $27,687,484 Jul 2, 1999 5
Biggest Domestic Opening Weekend 528 $27,687,484 Jul 2, 1999 5
Biggest Domestic Weekend 785 $27,687,484 Jul 2, 1999 5
Front-Loaded Opening Weekend 1,309 34.6% Jul 2, 1999 5
Widest Opening Weekend 449 3,342 Jul 2, 1999 5
Biggest Domestic July Day 318 $10,840,000 Jul 3, 1999 4
Biggest Domestic Saturday 737 $10,840,000 Jul 3, 1999 4
Biggest Domestic Friday 717 $9,570,000 Jul 2, 1999 3
Biggest Domestic Thursday 209 $6,195,702 Jul 1, 1999 2
Biggest Domestic June Day 578 $7,074,603 Jun 30, 1999 1
Biggest Domestic Wednesday 163 $7,074,603 Jun 30, 1999 1

Cast

   James West
   Artemus Gordon/President Grant
Kenneth Branagh    Dr. Arliss Loveless
   Rita Escobar
Ted Levine    McGrath
M. Emmet Walsh    Coleman
Bai Ling    Miss East
Rodney A. Grant    Hudson
Garcelle Beauvais    Girl in Water Tower
Musetta Vander    Munitia
Sofia Eng    Lippenreider
Frederique Van Der Wal    Amazonia
Ian Abercrombie    British Dignitary
Kris Andersson    Dancer
Christian Aubert    French Dignitary
Carlos Cervantes    Rita's Husband
Debra Christofferson    Dora Look-a-Like
Orestes Matacena    Spanish Dignitary
Jerry Potter    George Washington
Steve Tom   
Ismael "East" Carlo    Mexican Dignitary

Production and Technical Credits

Director   
Screenwriter    S.S. Wilson
Screenwriter    Brent Maddock
Screenwriter    Jeffrey Price
Screenwriter    Peter S. Seaman
Story Creator    Jim Thomas
Story Creator    John Thomas
Producer    Jon Peters
Producer    Barry Sonnenfeld
Executive Producer    Bill Todman, Jr.
Executive Producer    Joel Simon
Executive Producer    Kim LeMasters
Executive Producer    Tracy Glaser
Executive Producer    Barry Josephson
Co-Producer    Graham Place
Co-Producer    Doug Lodato
Cinematographer    Michael Ballhaus
Editor    Jim Miller
Composer    Elmer Bernstein
Production Designer    Bo Welch
Art Director    Tom Duffield
Set Designer    Patrick Sullivan
Set Designer    Maya Shimoguchi
Set Designer    Gerald Sullivan
Set Designer    Mariko Braswell
Set Decorator    Cheryl Carasik
Costume Designer    Deborah L. Scott
Sound    Peter Kurland
Supervising Sound Editor    Skip Lievsay
Supervising Sound Editor    Bobby Mackston
Visual Effects Supervisor    Eric Brevig
Special Effects Supervisor    Michael Lantieri
Special Make-up Effects    Rick Baker
Stunt Coordinator    Terry J. Leonard
Stunt Coordinator    Artie Malesci
Stunt Coordinator    Philip Tan
Associate Producer    Neri Kyle Tannenbaum
Associate Producer    Chris Soldo
Assistant Director    Chris Soldo
Second Unit Director    Leonard Brevig
Second Unit Camera    Bill Pope
Second Unit Camera    David Dunlap
Second Unit Camera    Raymond Stella
Second Unit Camera    Chuck Shuman
Casting Director    David Rubin
Casting Director    Ronna Kress

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Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1999/07/02 1 $27,687,484   3,342 $8,285   $36,434,750 5
1999/07/09 2 $16,834,042 -39% 3,342 $5,037   $76,569,324 12
1999/07/16 5 $10,063,277 -40% 3,342 $3,011   $94,076,486 19
1999/07/23 7 $5,332,918 -47% 3,045 $1,751   $104,113,824 26
1999/07/30 13 $2,503,573 -53% 2,151 $1,164   $108,878,844 33
1999/08/06 20 $729,260 -71% 1,157 $630   $110,726,211 40
1999/08/13 29 $306,602 -58% 579 $530   $111,372,976 47
1999/08/20 36 $175,929 -43% 371 $474   $111,629,242 54
1999/08/27 59 $52,995 -70% 174 $305   $111,724,722 61
1999/09/03 23 $896,057 +1,591% 598 $1,498   $112,634,702 68
1999/09/10 26 $351,416 -61% 556 $632   $113,093,561 75
1999/09/17 30 $219,843 -37% 359 $612   $113,398,360 82
1999/09/24 35 $148,974 -32% 357 $417   $113,617,776 89
1999/10/01 42 $91,299 -39% 236 $387   $113,745,408 96
1999/10/08 60 $40,172 -56% 103 $390   $113,805,681 103

Daily Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1999/06/30 1 $7,074,603   3,309 $2,138   $7,074,603 1
1999/07/01 1 $6,195,702 -12% 3,309 $1,872   $13,270,305 2
1999/07/02 1 $9,570,000 +54% 3,342 $2,864   $22,840,000 3
1999/07/03 1 $10,840,000 +13% 3,342 $3,244   $33,680,000 4
1999/07/04 1 $7,305,000 -33% 3,342 $2,186   $40,985,000 5
1999/07/05 1 $8,747,266 +20% 3,342 $2,617   $49,705,055 6
1999/07/06 1 $3,787,442 -57% 3,342 $1,133   $53,492,497 7
1999/07/07 1 $3,184,652 -16% 3,342 $953   $56,677,149 8
1999/07/08 2 $3,050,000 -4% 3,342 $913   $59,727,149 9
1999/07/09 3 $5,020,000 +65% 3,342 $1,502   $64,755,000 10
1999/07/10 1 $6,845,000 +36% 3,342 $2,048   $71,600,000 11
1999/07/11 2 $4,949,000 -28% 3,342 $1,481   $76,569,324 12
1999/07/12 3 $1,937,077 -61% 3,342 $580   $78,506,401 13
1999/07/13 3 $2,003,675 +3% 3,342 $600   $80,510,076 14
1999/07/14 3 $1,755,774 -12% 3,342 $525   $82,265,850 15
1999/07/15 2 $1,747,359 n/c 3,342 $523   $84,013,209 16
1999/07/16 5 $2,855,000 +63% 3,342 $854   $86,868,000 17
1999/07/17 4 $4,240,000 +49% 3,342 $1,269   $91,143,000 18
1999/07/18 5 $2,999,000 -29% 3,342 $897   $94,076,000 19
1999/07/19 5 $1,224,497 -59% 3,342 $366   $95,300,983 20
1999/07/20 5 $1,245,343 +2% 3,342 $373   $96,546,326 21
1999/07/21 5 $1,115,953 -10% 3,342 $334   $97,662,279 22
1999/07/22 5 $1,118,627 n/c 3,342 $335   $98,780,906 23
1999/07/23 7 $1,503,000 +34% 3,045 $494   $100,284,000 24
1999/07/24 6 $2,285,000 +52% 3,045 $750   $102,569,000 25
1999/07/25 7 $1,562,000 -32% 3,045 $513   $104,113,824 26
1999/07/26 9 $605,234 -61% 3,045 $199   $104,719,058 27
1999/07/27 9 $609,613 +1% 3,045 $200   $105,328,671 28
1999/07/28 10 $514,124 -16% 3,045 $169   $105,842,795 29
1999/07/29 9 $532,476 +4% 3,045 $175   $106,375,271 30
1999/07/30 13 $685,000 +29% 2,151 $318   $107,060,000 31
1999/07/31 12 $1,070,000 +56% 2,151 $497   $108,130,000 32
1999/08/02 13 $289,472   2,151 $135   $109,168,316 34
1999/08/03 13 $292,333 +1% 2,151 $136   $109,460,649 35
1999/08/04 13 $279,289 -4% 2,151 $130   $109,739,938 36
1999/08/05 13 $257,013 -8% 2,151 $119   $109,996,951 37
1999/08/08 20 $198,000   1,157 $171   $110,726,211 40
1999/08/09 20 $88,920 -55% 1,157 $77   $110,815,131 41
1999/08/11 20 $83,528   1,157 $72   $110,983,106 43
1999/08/12 20 $83,268 n/c 1,157 $72   $111,066,374 44

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1999/07/02 1 $50,988,016   3,342 $15,257   $59,735,282 9
1999/07/09 2 $24,277,927 -52% 3,342 $7,264   $84,013,209 16
1999/07/16 5 $14,767,697 -39% 3,342 $4,419   $98,780,906 23
1999/07/23 8 $7,594,365 -49% 3,045 $2,494   $106,375,271 30
1999/07/30 12 $3,621,680 -52% 2,151 $1,684   $109,996,951 37
1999/08/06 21 $1,069,423 -70% 1,157 $924   $111,066,374 44
1999/08/13 32 $386,939 -64% 579 $668   $111,453,313 51
1999/08/20 41 $218,414 -44% 371 $589   $111,671,727 58
1999/08/27 61 $66,918 -69% 174 $385   $111,738,645 65
1999/09/03 23 $1,003,500 +1,400% 598 $1,678   $112,742,145 72
1999/09/10 29 $436,372 -57% 556 $785   $113,178,517 79
1999/09/17 32 $290,285 -33% 359 $809   $113,468,802 86
1999/09/24 40 $185,307 -36% 357 $519   $113,654,109 93
1999/10/01 47 $111,400 -40% 236 $472   $113,765,509 100
1999/10/08 62 $40,172 -64% 103 $390   $113,805,681 107