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The Crucible (1996)

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $7,352,332Details
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Metrics

Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists

RecordRankAmount
All Time Domestic Box Office (Rank 5,301-5,400) 5,338 $7,352,332
All Time Worldwide Box Office (Rank 6,801-6,900) 6,885 $7,352,332
All Time Domestic Highest Grossing Limited Release Movies (Rank 301-400) 385 $7,352,332

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


Movie Details

Domestic Releases: November 29th, 1996 (Wide) by 20th Century Fox
Video Release: September 13th, 2011 by Kino Lorber
MPAA Rating: PG-13 for intense depiction of the Salem witch trials
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Keywords: Religious
Source:Based on Play
Genre:Drama
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Historical Fiction

Ranking on other Records and Milestones

RecordRankAmountChart
Date
Days In
Release
Theater Average 3rd Weekend 53 $24,803 Dec 13, 1996 17
Theater Average 2nd Weekend 12 $69,880 Dec 6, 1996 10
Theater Average Opening Weekend 25 $101,610 Nov 29, 1996 3
Theater Average 33 $101,610 Nov 29, 1996 3
Top 1996 Theater Average 1 $101,610 Nov 29, 1996 3

Leading Cast

   John Proctor

Uncategorized

Winona Ryder    Abigail Williams
Bruce Davison    Reverend Parris
Joan Allen    Elizabeth Proctor
George Gaynes    Judge Samuel Sewall
Frances Conroy    Ann Putnam

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

Production and Technical Credits

George Fenton    Composer

Domestic Cumulative Box Office Records


Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossWeek
1996/11/29 33 $101,610   1 $101,610   $101,610 1
1996/12/06 32 $69,880 -31% 1 $69,880   $185,692 2
1996/12/13 25 $74,409 +6% 3 $24,803   $282,924 3
1996/12/20 15 $641,569 +762% 137 $4,683   $962,496 4
1996/12/27 18 $803,471 +25% 143 $5,619   $2,340,466 5
1997/01/03 19 $1,319,366 +64% 344 $3,835   $4,652,487 6
1997/01/10 21 $718,801 -46% 337 $2,133   $5,816,620 7
1997/01/17 24 $517,838 -28% 259 $1,999   $6,616,962 8
1997/01/24 31 $183,858 -64% 154 $1,194   $6,927,858 9
1997/01/31 40 $122,615 -33% 135 $908   $7,119,215 10
1997/02/07 42 $93,126 -24% 116 $803   $7,261,240 11
1997/02/14 57 $39,772 -57% 45 $884   $7,340,103 12

Daily Box Office Performance

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossWeek
1996/11/29 33 $115,812   1 $115,812   $115,812 1
1996/12/06 30 $92,703 -20% 1 $92,703   $208,515 2
1996/12/13 24 $112,412 +21% 3 $37,471   $320,927 3
1996/12/20 15 $1,216,068 +982% 137 $8,876   $1,536,995 4
1996/12/27 18 $1,796,126 +48% 143 $12,560   $3,333,121 5
1997/01/03 17 $1,764,698 -2% 344 $5,130   $5,097,819 6
1997/01/10 21 $1,001,305 -43% 337 $2,971   $6,099,124 7
1997/01/17 24 $644,876 -36% 259 $2,490   $6,744,000 8
1997/01/24 32 $252,600 -61% 154 $1,640   $6,996,600 9
1997/01/31 39 $171,514 -32% 135 $1,270   $7,168,114 10
1997/02/07 41 $132,217 -23% 116 $1,140   $7,300,331 11

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