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You've Got Mail (1998)

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Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $115,821,495Details
International Box Office $134,978,505
Worldwide Box Office $250,800,000
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  3. Box Office
  4. Video Sales
  5. Cast & Crew
  6. Trailer

Metrics

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

Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists


Movie Details

Production Budget:$65,000,000
Domestic Releases: December 18th, 1998 (Wide) by Warner Bros.
MPAA Rating: PG for some language
Running Time: 119 minutes
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Keywords: Internet, Split Screen, Voiceover/Narration, Corporate Life, Corporate Malfeasance, Romance, Love Triangle, Relationships Gone Wrong, Corporations vs. Mom and Pop Store
Source:Based on Play
Genre:Drama
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Contemporary Fiction
Production Companies: Warner Bros.
Production Countries: United States

Ranking on other Records and Milestones

RecordRankRevenueChart
Date
Days In
Release
Biggest 19th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 470 $91,481 Apr 23, 1999 129
Biggest 18th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 478 $124,978 Apr 16, 1999 122
Biggest 17th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 381 $206,907 Apr 9, 1999 115
Biggest 16th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 340 $300,462 Apr 2, 1999 108
Biggest 15th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 307 $416,285 Mar 26, 1999 101
Biggest 14th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,802 $26,562 Mar 19, 1999 94
Biggest 13th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,663 $54,436 Mar 12, 1999 87
Biggest 12th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,428 $110,702 Mar 5, 1999 80
Biggest 11th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,076 $216,609 Feb 26, 1999 73
Biggest 10th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 712 $489,178 Feb 19, 1999 66
Biggest 9th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 489 $1,170,708 Feb 12, 1999 59
Biggest 8th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 393 $2,189,019 Feb 5, 1999 52
Biggest 7th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 395 $3,022,672 Jan 29, 1999 45
Biggest 6th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 392 $4,112,471 Jan 22, 1999 38
Fastest Movies to Earn $100 Million at the Domestic Box Office 442 $100,026,978 Jan 15, 1999 35
Biggest 5th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 286 $6,622,424 Jan 15, 1999 31
Biggest 4th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 405 $8,102,167 Jan 8, 1999 24
Biggest 3rd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 269 $14,176,243 Jan 1, 1999 17
Biggest January Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 161 $14,176,243 Jan 1, 1999 17
Biggest January Day at the Domestic Box Office 363 $5,975,000 Jan 1, 1999 15
Fastest Movies to Earn $50 Million at the Domestic Box Office 585 $51,352,009 Dec 25, 1998 11
Biggest Sunday at the Domestic Box Office 1,189 $5,583,000 Dec 27, 1998 10
Biggest 2nd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 415 $18,101,967 Dec 25, 1998 10
Biggest December Day at the Domestic Box Office 377 $7,475,000 Dec 26, 1998 9
Biggest Saturday at the Domestic Box Office 1,423 $7,475,000 Dec 26, 1998 9
Biggest December Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 118 $18,426,749 Dec 18, 1998 3
Biggest Opening Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 925 $18,426,749 Dec 18, 1998 3
Widest Opening Weekend 1,264 2,691 Dec 18, 1998 3
Biggest Friday at the Domestic Box Office 1,415 $6,020,000 Dec 18, 1998 1
Movies with Leggiest Opening Weekend 102 3.06 Dec 18, 1998 1
Movies with Most Front-Loaded Opening Weekend 126 32.7% Dec 18, 1998 1

Cast

   Joe Fox
   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   
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 Christiansen
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

DVD and Blu-ray Releases for February 1st, 2011

February 1st, 2011

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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

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

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1998/12/18 1 $29,337,803   2,691 $10,902   $29,337,803 7
1998/12/25 3 $34,424,571 +17% 2,756 $12,491   $63,762,374 14
1999/01/01 3 $18,240,551 -47% 2,776 $6,571   $82,002,925 21
1999/01/08 3 $10,280,389 -44% 2,358 $4,360   $92,283,314 28
1999/01/15 7 $7,743,664 -25% 2,554 $3,032   $100,026,978 35
1999/01/22 8 $5,125,229 -34% 2,331 $2,199   $105,152,207 42
1999/01/29 8 $3,777,591 -26% 2,096 $1,802   $108,929,798 49
1999/02/05 10 $2,662,674 -30% 2,016 $1,321   $111,592,472 56
1999/02/12 20 $1,342,620 -50% 1,601 $839   $112,935,092 63
1999/02/19 28 $612,989 -54% 931 $658   $113,548,081 70
1999/02/26 38 $275,381 -55% 310 $888   $113,823,462 77
1999/03/05 40 $147,503 -46% 191 $772   $113,970,965 84
1999/03/12 52 $77,185 -48% 91 $848   $114,048,150 91
1999/03/19 62 $36,063 -53% 49 $736   $114,084,213 98
1999/03/26 25 $638,358 +1,670% 551 $1,159   $114,722,571 105
1999/04/02 24 $474,834 -26% 491 $967   $115,197,405 112
1999/04/09 32 $276,540 -42% 363 $762   $115,473,945 119
1999/04/16 40 $166,116 -40% 229 $725   $115,640,061 126