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Wilde (1998)

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $2,157,701Details
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Metrics

Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists

RecordRankAmount
Top 1998 Movies at the Domestic Box Office 177 $2,157,701
Top 1998 Limited Release Movies at the Domestic Box Office 44 $2,157,701
Highest Weekend Theater Average for Limited Release Movies 20,222 $1,937
Highest Weekend Theater Average for Limited Release Movies 49,761 $563
Highest Weekend Theater Average for Limited Release Movies 16,046 $2,399
Highest Weekend Theater Average for Limited Release Movies 32,993 $1,132
Highest Weekend Theater Average for Limited Release Movies 29,132 $1,313
Highest Weekend Theater Average for Limited Release Movies 13,566 $2,763
Highest Weekend Theater Average for Limited Release Movies 24,833 $1,571
Highest Weekend Theater Average for Limited Release Movies 2,309 $9,983
Highest Weekend Theater Average for Limited Release Movies 8,987 $3,883
Highest Weekend Theater Average for Limited Release Movies 16,816 $2,300
Highest Weekend Theater Average for Limited Release Movies 32,179 $1,168
Highest Weekend Theater Average for Limited Release Movies 7,837 $4,310
Highest Weekend Theater Average for Limited Release Movies 35,980 $1,008
Highest Weekend Theater Average for Limited Release Movies 13,606 $2,758
Highest Weekend Theater Average for Limited Release Movies 27,121 $1,428
Highest Weekend Theater Average for Limited Release Movies 2,326 $9,918
Highest Weekend Theater Average for Limited Release Movies 13,141 $2,839
All Time Worldwide Box Office 8,780 $2,157,701
All Time Domestic Inflation Adjusted Box Office for Limited Release Movies 802 $3,878,340
All Time Domestic Inflation Adjusted Box Office 6,044 $3,878,340
All Time Domestic Highest Grossing Limited Release Movies 999 $2,157,701
All Time Domestic Box Office 6,856 $2,157,701

Movie Details

Domestic Releases: May 1st, 1998 (Wide) by Sony Pictures Classics
MPAA Rating: R for strong sexuality and language
Comparisons: vs. The Invisible Woman
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Source:Based on Fiction Book/Short Story
Genre:Drama
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Dramatization

Ranking on other Records and Milestones

RecordRankAmountChart
Date
Days In
Release
Biggest 28th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 345 $2,250 Nov 6, 1998 192
Biggest 28th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 173 $2,250 Nov 6, 1998 192
Highest Theater Average 28th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 229 $563 Nov 6, 1998 192
Biggest 27th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 412 $2,264 Oct 30, 1998 185
Biggest 27th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 214 $2,264 Oct 30, 1998 185
Highest Theater Average 27th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 110 $1,132 Oct 30, 1998 185
Biggest 15th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,569 $26,212 Aug 7, 1998 101
Biggest 15th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 393 $26,212 Aug 7, 1998 101
Highest Theater Average 15th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 589 $1,008 Aug 7, 1998 101
Biggest 14th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,619 $41,399 Jul 31, 1998 94
Biggest 14th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 362 $41,399 Jul 31, 1998 94
Highest Theater Average 14th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 399 $1,428 Jul 31, 1998 94
Biggest 13th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,904 $37,371 Jul 24, 1998 87
Biggest 13th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 455 $37,371 Jul 24, 1998 87
Highest Theater Average 13th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 615 $1,168 Jul 24, 1998 87
Biggest 12th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,687 $77,496 Jul 17, 1998 80
Biggest 12th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 335 $77,496 Jul 17, 1998 80
Highest Theater Average 12th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 565 $1,313 Jul 17, 1998 80
Biggest 11th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,720 $105,226 Jul 10, 1998 73
Biggest 11th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 333 $105,226 Jul 10, 1998 73
Highest Theater Average 11th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 495 $1,571 Jul 10, 1998 73
Biggest 10th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,879 $122,048 Jul 3, 1998 66
Biggest 10th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 369 $122,048 Jul 3, 1998 66
Highest Theater Average 10th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 382 $1,937 Jul 3, 1998 66
Biggest 9th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 2,128 $128,809 Jun 26, 1998 59
Biggest 9th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 441 $128,809 Jun 26, 1998 59
Highest Theater Average 9th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 329 $2,300 Jun 26, 1998 59
Biggest 8th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 2,529 $124,744 Jun 19, 1998 52
Biggest 8th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 520 $124,744 Jun 19, 1998 52
Highest Theater Average 8th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 392 $2,399 Jun 19, 1998 52
Biggest 7th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 2,901 $140,927 Jun 12, 1998 45
Biggest 7th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 586 $140,927 Jun 12, 1998 45
Highest Theater Average 7th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 384 $2,763 Jun 12, 1998 45
Biggest 6th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 3,469 $143,402 Jun 5, 1998 38
Biggest 6th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 692 $143,402 Jun 5, 1998 38
Highest Theater Average 6th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 506 $2,758 Jun 5, 1998 38
Biggest 5th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 4,273 $110,728 May 29, 1998 31
Biggest 5th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 901 $110,728 May 29, 1998 31
Highest Theater Average 5th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 714 $2,839 May 29, 1998 31
Biggest 4th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 4,603 $143,683 May 22, 1998 24
Biggest 4th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 891 $143,683 May 22, 1998 24
Highest Theater Average 4th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 618 $3,883 May 22, 1998 24
Biggest 3rd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 5,627 $73,272 May 15, 1998 17
Biggest 3rd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 1,411 $73,272 May 15, 1998 17
Highest Theater Average 3rd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 872 $4,310 May 15, 1998 17
Biggest 2nd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 5,977 $79,860 May 8, 1998 10
Biggest 2nd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 1,502 $79,860 May 8, 1998 10
Highest Theater Average 2nd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 515 $9,983 May 8, 1998 10
Top 1998 Theater Average Limited Release Movies at the Domestic Box Office 90 $9,983 May 8, 1998 10
Biggest Opening Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 6,559 $69,424 May 1, 1998 3
Biggest Opening Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 1,795 $69,424 May 1, 1998 3
Highest Theater Average Opening Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 1,424 $9,918 May 1, 1998 3
Top Grossing Movies Never to Go Into Wide Release 1,246 $2,157,701 May 1, 1998 0
Top Movies Never to Reach Number One at the Domestic Box Office Chart 4,723 $2,157,701 May 1, 1998 0
Widest Expansion for Limited Release Movies 1,021 60 May 1, 1998 0

Cast

Tom Wilkinson    Marquess of Queensberry
Jude Law    Lord Alfred (Bosie) Douglas
Vanessa Redgrave    Speranza, Wilde's Mother
Ioan Gruffudd    John Gray
Michael Sheen    Robbie Ross
Orlando Bloom    Rentboy
Stephen Fry    Oscar Wilde
Gemma Jones    Lady Queensberry
James D'Arcy    Friend

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Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1998/05/01 46 $69,424   7 $9,918   $69,424 3
1998/05/08 39 $79,860 +15% 8 $9,983   $187,820 10
1998/05/15 42 $73,272 -8% 17 $4,310   $291,292 17
1998/05/22 32 $143,683 +96% 37 $3,883   $468,564 24
1998/05/29 34 $110,728 -23% 39 $2,839   $614,236 31
1998/06/05 28 $143,402 +30% 52 $2,758   $810,856 38
1998/06/12 29 $140,927 -2% 51 $2,763   $967,783 45
1998/06/19 28 $124,744 -11% 52 $2,399   $1,217,305 52
1998/06/26 32 $128,809 +3% 56 $2,300   $1,416,337 59
1998/07/03 32 $122,048 -5% 63 $1,937   $1,593,410 66
1998/07/10 32 $105,226 -14% 67 $1,571   $1,791,479 73
1998/07/17 35 $77,496 -26% 59 $1,313   $1,946,418 80
1998/07/24 46 $37,371 -52% 32 $1,168   $2,018,290 87
1998/07/31 46 $41,399 +11% 29 $1,428   $2,092,870 94
1998/08/07 53 $26,212 -37% 26 $1,008   $2,145,807 101
1998/10/30 87 $2,264   2 $1,132   $2,153,977 185
1998/11/06 82 $2,250 -1% 4 $563   $2,157,701 192

Daily Box Office Performance

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1998/05/01 44 $107,960   7 $15,423   $107,960 7
1998/05/08 39 $110,060 +2% 8 $13,758   $218,020 14
1998/05/15 41 $106,861 -3% 17 $6,286   $324,881 21
1998/05/22 32 $178,627 +67% 37 $4,828   $503,508 28
1998/05/29 34 $163,946 -8% 39 $4,204   $667,454 35
1998/06/05 34 $159,402 -3% 52 $3,065   $826,856 42
1998/06/12 26 $265,705 +67% 51 $5,210   $1,092,561 49
1998/06/19 28 $194,967 -27% 52 $3,749   $1,287,528 56
1998/06/26 33 $183,834 -6% 56 $3,283   $1,471,362 63
1998/07/03 30 $214,891 +17% 63 $3,411   $1,686,253 70
1998/07/10 31 $182,669 -15% 67 $2,726   $1,868,922 77
1998/07/17 38 $111,997 -39% 59 $1,898   $1,980,919 84
1998/07/24 43 $70,552 -37% 32 $2,205   $2,051,471 91
1998/07/31 48 $68,124 -3% 29 $2,349   $2,119,595 98
1998/10/30 76 $3,738   2 $1,869   $2,155,451 189