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The Big Hit (1998)

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $27,066,941Details
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Metrics

Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists

RecordRankAmount
All Time Domestic Box Office (Rank 2,801-2,900) 2,840 $27,066,941
All Time Worldwide Box Office (Rank 3,801-3,900) 3,826 $27,066,941
All Time Domestic Box Office for R Movies (Rank 901-1,000) 904 $27,066,941
All Time Worldwide Box Office for R Movies (Rank 1,101-1,200) 1,199 $27,066,941

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


Movie Details

Production Budget:$13,000,000
Domestic Releases: April 24th, 1998 (Wide) by Sony Pictures
Video Release: September 23rd, 2008 by Sony Pictures Home Entertainment
MPAA Rating: R for violence, pervasive language and some sexuality
Running Time: 91 minutes
Comparisons: vs. Crank
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Source:Original Screenplay
Genre:Action
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Contemporary Fiction
Production Companies: Tri-Star Pictures
Production Countries: United States

Leading Cast

   Melvin Surley
   Cisco
   Crunch
   Vince

Supporting Cast

Christina Applegate    Pam Schulman
Avery Brooks    Paris
Lainie Kazan    Jeanne Shulman
Elliott Gould    Morton Schulman
Sab Shimono    Jiro Nishi
Lela Rochon    Chantel
Robin Dunne    Gump, The Stutterer
Danny Smith    Video Store Kid
Joshua Peace    Lance
David Usher    Sergio
Hardee T. Lineham    Accountant
Gerry Mendicino    Slave Trader
Robert Vernon Eaton*    Pimp
John Stoneham, Jr.    Pimp
Nicola Jones    Blonde
Alexa Gilmour    Aly, Keiko's Friend
John Stocker    Sid Mussberger, The Neighbor
Cotton Mather    Moe
Derrek Peels    Windbush
Tig Fong    Kaya
Danny Lima    Aaron, The Limo Driver
Morgan Freeman    Boy In Hotel Lobby
Giovahann White    Paris' Son
Bobby Hannah    Paris' Driver

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

Production and Technical Credits

   Director
Ben Ramsey    Screenwriter
Warren Zide    Producer
Wesley Snipes    Producer
John Woo    Executive Producer
Terence Chang    Executive Producer
John M. Eckert    Executive Producer
Taavo Soodor    Production Designer
Robin Russell    Editor
Pietro Scalia    Editor
Graeme Revell    Composer
Danny Nowak    Director of Photography
Craig Perry    Co-Producer
Victor McGauley    Co-Producer
Roger Garcia    Co-Producer
Jeff Authors    Assistant Director
John M. Eckert    Unit Production Manager
Andrew Stearn    Art Director
Craig Lathrop    Art Director
Enrico Campana    Set Decorator
Margaret Mohr    Costume Designer
Douglas Ganton    Sound Mixer
Don White    Re-recording Mixer
Andy Koyama    Re-recording Mixer
Keith Elliot    Re-recording Mixer
Brad Thornton    Re-recording Mixer
Wayne Griffin    Supervising Sound Editor
Michael O'Farrell    Supervising Sound Editor
Sandy Gendler    Sound Designer
Donald J. Mowat*    Make up
James D. Brown    Hairstylist
Pilar McCurry    Music Supervisor
Johnny Kson    Song Writer
Mark Wahlberg    Song Writer
Roger Mussenden    Casting Director
John Stoneham, Jr.    Stunt Coordinator
Lau Chi-Ho    Stunt Coordinator

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

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Domestic Cumulative Box Office Records


Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossWeek
1998/04/24 1 $10,809,424   2,149 $5,030   $10,809,424 1
1998/05/01 3 $5,751,053 -47% 2,149 $2,676   $19,353,865 2
1998/05/08 8 $2,332,176 -59% 2,149 $1,085   $23,210,659 3
1998/05/15 10 $1,420,609 -39% 1,510 $941   $25,385,890 4
1998/05/22 19 $522,033 -63% 525 $994   $26,273,040 5
1998/05/29 27 $185,675 -64% 259 $717   $26,589,290 6
1998/06/05 40 $63,936 -66% 141 $453   $26,690,429 7
1998/06/12 54 $31,004 -52% 80 $388   $26,735,278 8
1998/06/19 34 $85,270 +175% 456 $187   $26,832,605 9
1998/06/26 44 $38,046 -55% 193 $197   $26,900,172 10
1998/07/03 49 $32,422 -15% 47 $690   $26,945,149 11
1998/07/24 57 $20,808   15 $1,387   $27,052,167 14

Daily Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1998/04/24 1 $3,860,000   2,149 $1,796   $3,860,000 1
1998/04/25 1 $4,230,000 +10% 2,149 $1,968   $8,090,000 2
1998/04/26 1 $2,752,000 -35% 2,149 $1,281   $10,809,000 3
1998/04/27 1 $752,954 -73% 2,149 $350   $11,562,378 4
1998/04/28 1 $840,823 +12% 2,149 $391   $12,403,201 5
1998/04/29 1 $604,799 -28% 2,149 $281   $13,008,000 6
1998/04/30 1 $594,812 -2% 2,149 $277   $13,602,812 7
1998/05/01 3 $1,820,000 +206% 2,149 $847   $15,423,000 8
1998/05/02 3 $2,555,000 +40% 2,149 $1,189   $17,978,000 9
1998/05/03 3 $1,495,000 -41% 2,149 $696   $19,354,000 10
1998/05/04 2 $402,318 -73% 2,149 $187   $19,756,183 11
1998/05/05 3 $471,860 +17% 2,149 $220   $20,228,043 12
1998/05/06 3 $342,110 -27% 2,149 $159   $20,570,153 13
1998/05/07 3 $308,330 -10% 2,149 $143   $20,878,483 14
1998/05/08 5 $780,000 +153% 2,149 $363   $21,658,000 15
1998/05/09 7 $1,005,000 +29% 2,149 $468   $22,663,000 16
1998/05/10 9 $584,000 -42% 2,149 $272   $23,211,000 17
1998/05/11 5 $211,616 -64% 2,149 $98   $23,422,275 18
1998/05/12 5 $239,273 +13% 2,149 $111   $23,661,548 19
1998/05/13 6 $169,764 -29% 2,149 $79   $23,831,312 20
1998/05/14 7 $135,000 -20% 2,149 $63   $23,966,000 21
1998/05/15 9 $429,000 +218% 1,510 $284   $24,395,000 22
1998/05/16 10 $610,000 +42% 1,510 $404   $25,005,000 23
1998/05/17 9 $421,000 -31% 1,510 $279   $25,386,000 24
1998/05/18 7 $158,545 -62% 1,510 $105   $25,544,435 25
1998/05/19 11 $87,007 -45% 1,510 $58   $25,631,442 26
1998/05/20 10 $58,493 -33% 1,510 $39   $25,689,935 27
1998/05/21 8 $121,554 +108% 1,510 $80   $25,811,489 28

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossWeek
1998/04/24 1 $13,602,812   2,149 $6,330   $13,602,812 1
1998/05/01 3 $7,275,671 -47% 2,149 $3,386   $20,878,483 2
1998/05/08 7 $3,086,798 -58% 2,149 $1,436   $23,965,281 3
1998/05/15 10 $1,785,726 -42% 1,510 $1,183   $25,751,007 4
1998/05/22 19 $652,608 -63% 525 $1,243   $26,403,615 5
1998/05/29 32 $222,878 -66% 259 $861   $26,626,493 6
1998/06/05 39 $77,781 -65% 141 $552   $26,704,274 7
1998/06/12 52 $43,061 -45% 80 $538   $26,747,335 8
1998/06/19 37 $114,791 +167% 456 $252   $26,862,126 9
1998/06/26 48 $50,601 -56% 193 $262   $26,912,727 10

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