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The X Files: Fight the Future (1998)

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $83,898,313Details
International Box Office $105,278,110
Worldwide Box Office $189,176,423
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Metrics

Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists


Movie Details

Production Budget:$66,000,000
Domestic Releases: June 19th, 1998 (Wide) by 20th Century Fox
Video Release: May 4th, 1999 by Fox Home Entertainment, released as X-Files: Fight the Future, The
MPAA Rating: PG-13 for some intense violence and gore
Franchise: X-Files
Comparisons: vs. Aeon Flux
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Source:Based on TV
Genre:Action
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Science Fiction
Production Countries: United States

Ranking on other Records and Milestones

RecordRankAmountChart
Date
Days In
Release
Biggest Domestic 15th Weekend 1,302 $49,055 Sep 25, 1998 101
Biggest Domestic 14th Weekend 1,166 $88,778 Sep 18, 1998 94
Biggest Domestic 13th Weekend 1,025 $146,346 Sep 11, 1998 87
Biggest Domestic 12th Weekend 957 $207,676 Sep 4, 1998 80
Biggest Domestic 11th Weekend 1,136 $204,886 Aug 28, 1998 73
Biggest Domestic 10th Weekend 1,016 $316,597 Aug 21, 1998 66
Biggest Domestic 9th Weekend 1,323 $312,040 Aug 14, 1998 59
Biggest Domestic 8th Weekend 1,663 $310,060 Aug 7, 1998 52
Biggest Domestic 7th Weekend 1,849 $414,534 Jul 31, 1998 45
Biggest Domestic 6th Weekend 1,640 $999,967 Jul 24, 1998 38
Biggest Domestic 5th Weekend 1,494 $2,003,326 Jul 17, 1998 31
Biggest Domestic 4th Weekend 1,234 $3,871,798 Jul 10, 1998 24
Biggest Domestic 3rd Weekend 1,116 $6,253,038 Jul 3, 1998 17
Biggest Domestic 2nd Weekend 698 $13,282,430 Jun 26, 1998 10
Fastest to $50m 494 $51,114,000 Jun 26, 1998 9
Biggest Domestic Sunday 734 $7,782,000 Jun 21, 1998 3
Biggest Domestic June Weekend 99 $30,138,758 Jun 19, 1998 3
Biggest Domestic Opening Weekend 464 $30,138,758 Jun 19, 1998 3
Biggest Domestic Weekend 670 $30,138,758 Jun 19, 1998 3
Leggiest Opening Weekend 2,044 2.39 Jun 19, 1998 3
Front-Loaded Opening Weekend 167 41.9% Jun 19, 1998 3
Widest Opening Weekend 1,392 2,629 Jun 19, 1998 3
Biggest Domestic Saturday 838 $10,230,000 Jun 20, 1998 2
Biggest Domestic Friday 437 $12,635,000 Jun 19, 1998 1
Biggest Domestic June Day 228 $12,635,000 Jun 19, 1998 1

Cast

Gillian Anderson    Special Agent Dana Scully
Lucas Black    Stevie
Tom Braidwood    Frohike
Blythe Danner    Assistant Director Jana Cassidy
William B. Davis    The Cigarette-Smoking Man
Jeffrey DeMunn    Dr. Ben Bronschweig
Dean Haglund    Langly
Bruce Harwood    Byers
Glenne Headly    Barmaid
Martin Landau    Dr. Alvin Kurtzweil
Armin Mueller-Stahl    Conrad Strughold
   Special Agent Fox Mulder
Terry O'Quinn    Darius Michaud
Mitch Pileggi    Assistant Director Walter Skinner

Production and Technical Credits

Director   
Set Designer    Easton Smith
First Assistant Director    Josh McLaglen

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Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1998/06/19 1 $30,138,758   2,629 $11,464   $30,138,758 3
1998/06/26 3 $13,282,430 -56% 2,650 $5,012   $54,886,848 10
1998/07/03 5 $6,253,038 -53% 2,602 $2,403   $67,053,755 17
1998/07/10 7 $3,871,798 -38% 1,909 $2,028   $74,549,379 24
1998/07/17 12 $2,003,326 -48% 1,451 $1,381   $78,261,565 31
1998/07/24 16 $999,967 -50% 955 $1,047   $80,326,680 38
1998/07/31 19 $414,534 -59% 467 $888   $81,202,634 45
1998/08/07 24 $310,060 -25% 411 $754   $81,733,980 52
1998/08/14 26 $312,040 +1% 469 $665   $82,248,041 59
1998/08/21 26 $316,597 +1% 443 $715   $82,766,285 66
1998/08/28 35 $204,886 -35% 324 $632   $83,120,023 73
1998/09/04 35 $207,676 +1% 252 $824   $83,413,927 80
1998/09/11 38 $146,346 -30% 253 $578   $83,604,125 87
1998/09/18 42 $88,778 -39% 183 $485   $83,740,861 94
1998/09/25 54 $49,055 -45% 0     $83,826,398 101

Daily Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1998/06/19 1 $12,635,000   2,626 $4,812   $12,635,000 1
1998/06/20 1 $10,230,000 -19% 2,626 $3,896   $22,865,000 2
1998/06/21 1 $7,782,000 -24% 2,629 $2,960   $30,139,000 3
1998/06/22 2 $3,333,040 -57% 2,629 $1,268   $33,471,798 4
1998/06/23 2 $3,111,892 -7% 2,629 $1,184   $36,583,690 5
1998/06/24 2 $2,587,471 -17% 2,629 $984   $39,171,161 6
1998/06/25 2 $2,433,257 -6% 2,629 $926   $41,604,418 7
1998/06/26 3 $4,060,000 +67% 2,647 $1,534   $45,664,000 8
1998/06/27 3 $5,450,000 +34% 2,647 $2,059   $51,114,000 9
1998/06/28 3 $3,783,000 -31% 2,647 $1,429   $54,887,000 10
1998/06/29 3 $1,581,742 -58% 2,647 $598   $56,468,742 11
1998/06/30 3 $1,664,398 +5% 2,647 $629   $58,132,988 12
1998/07/01 4 $1,304,364 -22% 2,616 $499   $59,437,346 13
1998/07/02 4 $1,430,000 +10% 2,616 $547   $60,867,000 14
1998/07/03 5 $2,450,000 +71% 2,605 $940   $63,317,000 15
1998/07/04 7 $1,771,000 -28% 2,602 $681   $65,088,000 16
1998/07/05 5 $1,966,000 +11% 2,602 $756   $67,054,000 17
1998/07/06 4 $833,865 -58% 2,602 $320   $67,887,620 18
1998/07/07 4 $917,629 +10% 2,602 $353   $68,805,249 19
1998/07/08 4 $1,043,562 +14% 2,602 $401   $69,848,811 20
1998/07/09 4 $828,770 -21% 2,602 $319   $70,677,581 21
1998/07/10 9 $1,025,000 +24% 1,900 $539   $71,703,000 22
1998/07/11 10 $1,360,000 +33% 1,900 $716   $73,063,000 23
1998/07/12 7 $1,285,000 -6% 1,909 $673   $74,549,000 24
1998/07/13 7 $435,348 -66% 1,909 $228   $74,984,727 25
1998/07/14 8 $514,713 +18% 1,909 $270   $75,499,440 26
1998/07/15 10 $390,146 -24% 1,909 $204   $75,889,586 27
1998/07/18 10 $815,000   1,416 $576   $77,633,000 30
1998/07/19 10 $585,000 -28% 1,416 $413   $78,261,565 31

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1998/06/19 1 $41,604,418   2,629 $15,825   $41,604,418 7
1998/06/26 3 $19,196,299 -54% 2,650 $7,244   $60,800,717 14
1998/07/03 4 $9,876,864 -49% 2,602 $3,796   $70,677,581 21
1998/07/10 7 $5,580,658 -43% 1,909 $2,923   $76,258,239 28
1998/07/17 11 $3,068,474 -45% 1,451 $2,115   $79,326,713 35
1998/07/24 14 $1,461,387 -52% 955 $1,530   $80,788,100 42
1998/07/31 19 $635,820 -56% 467 $1,361   $81,423,920 49
1998/08/07 24 $512,081 -19% 411 $1,246   $81,936,001 56
1998/08/14 24 $513,687 n/c 469 $1,095   $82,449,688 63
1998/08/21 27 $465,449 -9% 443 $1,051   $82,915,137 70
1998/08/28 34 $291,114 -37% 324 $899   $83,206,251 77
1998/09/04 35 $251,528 -14% 252 $998   $83,457,779 84
1998/09/11 37 $194,304 -23% 253 $768   $83,652,083 91
1998/09/18 42 $125,260 -36% 183 $684   $83,777,343 98