You've Got Mail

You've Got Mail poster
Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $115,821,495Details
International Box Office $134,978,505
Worldwide Box Office $250,800,000
Further financial details...

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  4. Video Sales
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  6. Cast & Crew
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Metrics

Rotten Tomatoes
Critics
69% - Fresh
Audience
73% - Upright

Movie Details

Production Budget:$65,000,000
Theatrical Release: December 18th, 1998 (Wide) by Warner Bros.
MPAA Rating: PG for some language
Keywords: Internet, Relationships Gone Wrong, Love Triangle, Romance, Corporate Malfeasance, Corporate Life, Voiceover/Narration, Split Screen, Corporations vs. Mom and Pop Store
Source:Based on Play
Genre:Drama
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Contemporary Fiction
Production Companies: Warner Bros.

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Cast

Tom Hanks    Joe Fox
Meg Ryan    Kathleen Kelly
Parker Posey    Patricia Eden
Jean Stapleton    Birdie
David Chappelle    Kevin Scanlon
Steve Zahn    George Pappas
Greg Kinnear    Frank Navasky
Dabney Coleman    Nelson Fox
John Randolph    Schuyler Fox
Heather Burns    Christina
Reiko Aylesworth   
Hallee Hirsh    Annabelle Fox
Howard Spiegel    Henry

Production and Technical Credits

Director    Nora Ephron
Screenwriter    Nora Ephron
Screenwriter    Delia Ephron
Producer    Lauren Shuler Donner
Producer    Nora Ephron
Executive Producer    Delia Ephron
Executive Producer    Julie Durk
Director of Photography    John Lindley
Production Designer    Dan Davis
Editor    Richard Marks
Composer    George Fenton
Co-Producer    Donald J. Lee
Associate Producer    Dianne Dreyer
Assistant Director    David Sardi
Unit Production Manager    Donald J. Lee
Art Director    Ray Kluga
Art Director    Beth Kuhn
Set Decorator    Susan Bode
Set Decorator    Ellen Christainsen
Costume Designer    Albert Wolsky
Associate Editor    Tia Nolan
Sound Mixer    Christopher Newman
Re-recording Mixer    Lee Dichter
Re-recording Mixer    Ron Bochar
Supervising Sound Editor    Ron Bochar
Key Makeup    Bernadette Mazur
Makeup    Don Kozma
Makeup (Meg Ryan)    Lutz Weseman
Key Hairstylist    Werner Sherer
Hairstylist    John Quaglia
Hairstylist (Meg Ryan)    Matthew Shields
Music Supervisor    Nick Meyers
Casting    Francine Maisler
Stunt Coordinator    Jery Hewitt
Stunt Coordinator    Peter Bucossi

Daily Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1998/12/18 1 $6,020,000   2,691 $2,237   $6,020,000 1
1998/12/19 1 $7,215,000 +20% 2,691 $2,681   $13,235,000 2
1998/12/20 1 $5,176,000 -28% 2,691 $1,923   $18,427,000 3
1998/12/21 1 $2,666,741 -48% 2,691 $991   $20,993,490 4
1998/12/22 2 $3,152,510 +18% 2,691 $1,172   $24,146,000 5
1998/12/23 1 $3,115,000 -1% 2,961 $1,052   $27,261,000 6
1998/12/24 1 $2,305,000 -26% 2,961 $778   $29,543,000 7
1998/12/25 3 $5,022,000 +118% 2,961 $1,696   $34,565,000 8
1998/12/26 2 $7,475,000 +49% 2,756 $2,712   $42,040,000 9
1998/12/27 3 $5,583,000 -25% 2,756 $2,026   $47,623,000 10
1998/12/28 4 $3,729,009 -33% 2,756 $1,353   $51,352,009 11
1998/12/29 4 $3,979,411 +7% 2,756 $1,444   $55,331,420 12
1998/12/30 3 $3,685,000 -7% 2,756 $1,337   $59,017,000 13
1998/12/31 2 $4,760,000 +29% 2,756 $1,727   $63,797,000 14
1999/01/01 2 $5,975,000 +26% 2,776 $2,152   $69,772,000 15
1999/01/02 2 $5,085,000 -15% 2,776 $1,832   $74,857,000 16
1999/01/03 3 $2,962,000 -42% 2,776 $1,067   $77,939,000 17
1999/01/04 3 $1,004,438 -66% 2,776 $362   $78,943,055 18
1999/01/05 2 $1,179,108 +17% 2,776 $425   $80,122,163 19
1999/01/06 3 $921,744 -22% 2,776 $332   $81,043,907 20
1999/01/07 2 $958,318 +4% 2,776 $345   $82,002,225 21
1999/01/08 3 $2,145,000 +124% 2,749 $780   $84,147,000 22
1999/01/09 3 $3,925,000 +83% 2,749 $1,428   $88,072,000 23
1999/01/10 5 $2,033,092 -48% 2,749 $740   $90,105,092 24
1999/01/11 3 $503,838 -75% 2,749 $183   $90,608,930 25
1999/01/12 4 $632,579 +26% 2,749 $230   $91,241,509 26
1999/01/13 4 $512,821 -19% 2,749 $187   $91,754,330 27
1999/01/14 4 $528,984 +3% 2,749 $192   $92,283,314 28
1999/01/15 7 $1,574,686 +198% 2,554 $617   $93,858,000 29
1999/01/16 7 $2,675,000 +70% 2,554 $1,047   $96,533,000 30
1999/01/17 8 $1,575,000 -41% 2,554 $617   $98,108,000 31
1999/01/18 10 $938,626 -40% 2,554 $368   $98,905,738 32
1999/01/19 7 $400,599 -57% 2,554 $157   $99,306,337 33
1999/01/20 7 $354,194 -12% 2,554 $139   $99,660,531 34
1999/01/21 7 $366,447 +3% 2,554 $143   $100,026,978 35
1999/01/22 7 $1,140,000 +211% 2,331 $489   $101,167,000 36
1999/01/23 7 $2,030,000 +78% 2,331 $871   $103,197,000 37
1999/01/24 8 $976,000 -52% 2,331 $419   $104,139,000 38
1999/01/25 8 $247,240 -75% 2,331 $106   $104,386,689 39
1999/01/26 8 $275,759 +12% 2,331 $118   $104,662,448 40
1999/01/27 8 $233,441 -15% 2,331 $100   $104,895,889 41
1999/01/28 8 $256,318 +10% 2,331 $110   $105,152,207 42
1999/01/29 9 $830,000 +224% 2,096 $396   $105,982,000 43
1999/01/30 6 $1,765,000 +113% 2,096 $842   $107,747,000 44
1999/01/31 10 $447,000 -75% 2,096 $213   $108,174,879 45
1999/02/01 9 $172,929 -61% 2,096 $83   $108,347,808 46
1999/02/02 9 $201,823 +17% 2,096 $96   $108,549,631 47
1999/02/03 9 $175,406 -13% 2,096 $84   $108,725,037 48
1999/02/04 9 $197,761 +13% 2,096 $94   $108,922,798 49
1999/02/05 10 $527,000 +166% 2,096 $251   $109,450,000 50
1999/02/06 8 $1,270,000 +141% 2,016 $630   $110,720,000 51
1999/02/07 11 $0 -100% 2,016 $0   $111,118,817 52
1999/02/08 13 $106,898   2,016 $53   $111,225,715 53
1999/02/09 13 $121,072 +13% 2,016 $60   $111,346,787 54
1999/02/10 12 $119,558 -1% 2,016 $59   $111,466,345 55
1999/02/11 11 $126,127 +5% 2,016 $63   $111,592,472 56
1999/02/12 14 $220,000 +74% 1,601 $137   $111,812,000 57
1999/02/13 13 $440,000 +100% 1,601 $275   $112,252,000 58
1999/02/14 13 $385,000 -13% 1,601 $240   $112,637,000 59

Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1998/12/18 1 $18,426,749   2,691 $6,848   $18,426,749 3
1998/12/25 3 $18,101,967 -2% 2,756 $6,568   $47,439,770 10
1999/01/01 3 $14,176,243 -22% 2,776 $5,107   $77,938,617 17
1999/01/08 3 $8,102,167 -43% 2,358 $3,436   $90,105,092 24
1999/01/15 7 $6,622,424 -18% 2,554 $2,593   $98,905,738 31
1999/01/22 7 $4,112,471 -38% 2,331 $1,764   $104,139,449 38
1999/01/29 8 $3,022,672 -26% 2,096 $1,442   $108,174,879 45
1999/02/05 10 $2,189,019 -28% 2,016 $1,086   $111,118,817 52
1999/02/12 19 $1,170,708 -47% 1,601 $731   $112,763,180 59
1999/02/19 27 $489,178 -58% 931 $525   $113,424,270 66
1999/02/26 38 $216,609 -56% 310 $699   $113,764,690 73
1999/03/05 42 $110,702 -49% 191 $580   $113,934,164 80
1999/03/12 50 $54,436 -51% 91 $598   $114,025,401 87
1999/03/19 61 $26,562 -51% 49 $542   $114,074,712 94
1999/03/26 24 $416,285 +1,467% 551 $756   $114,500,498 101
1999/04/02 29 $300,462 -28% 491 $612   $115,023,033 108
1999/04/09 33 $206,907 -31% 363 $570   $115,404,312 115
1999/04/16 38 $124,978 -40% 229 $546   $115,598,923 122
1999/04/23 48 $91,481 -27% 154 $594   $115,731,542 129

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