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Breakdown (1997)

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $50,159,144Details
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Metrics

Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists

RecordRankAmount
All Time Domestic Box Office (Rank 1,601-1,700) 1,655 $50,159,144
All Time Worldwide Box Office (Rank 2,501-2,600) 2,579 $50,159,144
All Time Domestic Box Office for R Movies (Rank 401-500) 490 $50,159,144
All Time Worldwide Box Office for R Movies (Rank 801-900) 802 $50,159,144

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


Movie Details

Production Budget:$36,000,000
Domestic Releases: May 2nd, 1997 (Wide) by Paramount Pictures
MPAA Rating: R for strong violence/terror and language
Running Time: 93 minutes
Comparisons: vs. Secret in Their Eyes
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Source:Original Screenplay
Genre:Thriller/Suspense
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Contemporary Fiction

Ranking on other Records and Milestones

RecordRankAmountChart
Date
Days In
Release
Memorial Day (All Movies, 3-Day) 171 $5,414,908 May 23, 1997 24
Memorial Day (All Movies, 3-Day, Inflation Adjusted) 166 $10,806,226 May 23, 1997 24

Leading Cast

   Jeff Taylor

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

Production and Technical Credits

   Director
   Director
Basil Poledouris    Composer
Jon Johnson    Supervising Sound Editor

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
1997/05/02 1 $12,307,128   2,108 $5,838   $12,307,128 1
1997/05/09 3 $7,618,238 -38% 2,295 $3,319   $23,181,708 2
1997/05/16 3 $5,947,444 -22% 2,344 $2,537   $31,239,767 3
1997/05/23 5 $5,414,908 -9% 2,348 $2,306   $38,364,346 4
1997/05/30 6 $3,203,522 -41% 2,348 $1,364   $42,385,487 5
1997/06/06 9 $1,757,432 -45% 1,865 $942   $45,135,887 6
1997/06/13 10 $1,017,058 -42% 1,571 $647   $46,731,303 7
1997/06/20 14 $462,266 -55% 980 $472   $47,682,571 8
1997/06/27 22 $198,383 -57% 551 $360   $48,088,033 9
1997/07/04 27 $99,975 -50% 210 $476   $48,273,691 10
1997/07/11 16 $448,919 +349% 603 $744   $48,766,259 11
1997/07/18 17 $385,202 -14% 565 $682   $49,425,827 12
1997/07/25 24 $228,077 -41% 400 $570   $49,886,910 13
1997/08/01 39 $60,697 -73% 203 $299   $50,028,517 14
1997/08/08 50 $30,021 -51% 100 $300   $50,091,778 15
1997/08/15 58 $18,543 -38% 64 $290   $50,129,186 16

Daily Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1997/06/20 - $133,791   980 $137   $47,354,096 50
1997/06/21 - $210,457 +57% 980 $215   $47,564,553 51
1997/06/22 - $118,018 -44% 980 $120   $47,682,571 52
1997/06/23 - $43,029 -64% 980 $44   $47,725,600 53
1997/06/24 - $56,521 +31% 980 $58   $47,782,121 54
1997/06/25 - $51,424 -9% 980 $52   $47,833,545 55
1997/06/26 - $56,105 +9% 980 $57   $47,889,650 56

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossWeek
1997/05/02 1 $15,563,470   2,108 $7,383   $15,563,470 1
1997/05/09 3 $9,728,853 -37% 2,295 $4,239   $25,292,323 2
1997/05/16 4 $7,657,115 -21% 2,344 $3,267   $32,949,438 3
1997/05/23 5 $6,232,527 -19% 2,348 $2,654   $39,181,965 4
1997/05/30 7 $4,196,490 -33% 2,348 $1,787   $43,378,455 5
1997/06/06 9 $2,335,790 -44% 1,865 $1,252   $45,714,245 6
1997/06/13 11 $1,506,060 -36% 1,571 $959   $47,220,305 7
1997/06/20 16 $669,345 -56% 980 $683   $47,889,650 8
1997/06/27 22 $284,066 -58% 551 $516   $48,173,716 9
1997/07/04 29 $143,624 -49% 210 $684   $48,317,340 10
1997/07/11 16 $723,285 +404% 603 $1,199   $49,040,625 11
1997/07/18 17 $618,208 -15% 565 $1,094   $49,658,833 12
1997/07/25 25 $308,987 -50% 400 $772   $49,967,820 13
1997/08/01 39 $93,937 -70% 203 $463   $50,061,757 14
1997/08/08 50 $48,886 -48% 100 $489   $50,110,643 15

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