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Basquiat (1996)

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $2,962,051Details
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Metrics

Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists

RecordRankAmount
All Time Domestic Box Office (Rank 6,601-6,700) 6,666 $2,962,051
All Time Worldwide Box Office (Rank 8,701-8,800) 8,761 $2,962,051
All Time Domestic Highest Grossing Limited Release Movies (Rank 801-900) 852 $2,962,051
All Time Domestic Box Office for R Movies (Rank 2,201-2,300) 2,216 $2,962,051
All Time Worldwide Box Office for R Movies (Rank 2,501-2,600) 2,590 $2,962,051

See the Box Office tab (Domestic) and International tab (International and Worldwide) for more Cumulative Box Office Records.


Movie Details

Production Budget:$3,000,000
Domestic Releases: August 9th, 1996 (Wide) by Miramax
MPAA Rating: R for drug use and strong language
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Keywords: Artists, Biography
Source:Based on Real Life Events
Genre:Drama
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Dramatization

Ranking on other Records and Milestones

RecordRankAmountChart
Date
Days In
Release
Top 1996 Theater Average 51 $13,977 Aug 9, 1996 3

Leading Cast

   Jean Michel Basquiat

Supporting Cast

Claire Forlani    Gina Cardinale
Christopher Walken    The Interviewer
Dennis Hopper    Bruno Bischofberger
Courtney Love    Big Pink
Gary Oldman    Albert Milo
Parker Posey    Mary Boone
David Bowie    Andy Warhol
Willem Dafoe    The Electrician
Michael Wincott    Rene Ricard
Benicio del Toro    Benny Dalmau
Tatum O'Neal    Cynthia Kruger

Cameos

Vincent Gallo    Himself/Party Guest
Sam Rockwell    Thug

For a description of the different acting role types we use to categorize acting perfomances, see our Glossary.

Production and Technical Credits

   Director
Susan Bode    Set Decorator

The bold credits above the line are the "above-the-line" credits, the other the "below-the-line" credits.

Domestic Cumulative Box Office Records


Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossWeek
1996/08/09 39 $83,863   6 $13,977   $83,863 1
1996/08/16 29 $210,672 +151% 21 $10,032   $364,118 2
1996/08/23 31 $231,016 +10% 34 $6,795   $727,316 3
1996/08/30 30 $368,506 +60% 57 $6,465   $1,215,319 4
1996/09/06 32 $239,154 -35% 72 $3,322   $1,544,174 5
1996/09/13 33 $219,069 -8% 78 $2,809   $1,875,331 6
1996/09/20 29 $185,273 -15% 109 $1,700   $2,151,887 7
1996/09/27 34 $131,933 -29% 106 $1,245   $2,371,682 8
1996/10/04 38 $91,577 -31% 81 $1,131   $2,522,481 9
1996/10/11 44 $65,206 -29% 58 $1,124   $2,633,633 10
1996/10/18 44 $74,190 +14% 57 $1,302   $2,729,067 11

Daily Box Office Performance

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossWeek
1996/08/09 35 $153,446   6 $25,574   $153,446 1
1996/08/16 31 $342,854 +123% 21 $16,326   $496,300 2
1996/08/23 30 $350,513 +2% 34 $10,309   $846,813 3
1996/08/30 30 $458,207 +31% 57 $8,039   $1,305,020 4
1996/09/06 30 $351,242 -23% 72 $4,878   $1,656,262 5
1996/09/13 29 $310,352 -12% 78 $3,979   $1,966,614 6
1996/09/20 28 $273,135 -12% 109 $2,506   $2,239,749 7
1996/09/27 32 $191,155 -30% 106 $1,803   $2,430,904 8
1996/10/04 36 $137,523 -28% 81 $1,698   $2,568,427 9
1996/10/11 43 $86,450 -37% 58 $1,491   $2,654,877 10

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