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Devil's Advocate (1997)

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $61,007,424Details
International Box Office $92,000,000Details
Worldwide Box Office $153,007,424
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Movie Details

Production Budget:$57,000,000
Domestic Releases: October 17th, 1997 (Wide) by Warner Bros.
MPAA Rating: R for sexuality, nudity, violence and language
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Keywords: Religious, The Devil
Source:Based on Fiction Book/Short Story
Genre:Drama
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Contemporary Fiction
Production Companies: Regency Enterprises
Production Countries: United States

Ranking on other Records and Milestones

RecordRankAmountChart
Date
Days In
Release
Fastest to $50m 1,241 $50,524,294 Nov 14, 1997 31
Veterans Day (All Movies, 3-Day, Inflation Adjusted) 180 $6,845,122 Nov 14, 1997 31
Halloween (All Movies, 3-Day) 35 $7,368,348 Oct 31, 1997 17
Halloween (All Movies, 3-Day, Inflation Adjusted) 19 $14,399,582 Oct 31, 1997 17

Leading Cast

   Kevin Lomax
   John Milton

Uncategorized

Charlize Theron    Mary Ann Lomax
Jeffrey Jones    Eddie Barzoon
Judith Ivey    Mrs Lomax
Connie Nielsen    Christabella
Craig T. Nelson    Alexander Cullen
Tamara Tunie    Jackie Heath
Ruben Santiago-Hudson    Leamon Heath
Debra Monk    Pam Garrety
Vyto Ruginis    Weaver
Laura Harrington    Melissa Black
Pamela Gray    Diana Barzoon
Heather Matarazzo    Barbara
Delroy Lindo    Phillipe Moyez (uncredited)

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

Production and Technical Credits

Arnold Kopelson    Producer
Anne Kopelson    Producer
Arnon Milchan    Producer
Taylor Hackford    Executive Producer
Michael Tadross    Executive Producer
Erwin Stoff    Executive Producer
Barry Bernardi    Executive Producer
Steve White    Executive Producer
Stephen Brown    Co-Producer
   Director
Jonathan Lemkin    Screenwriter
Tony Gilroy    Screenwriter
Andrew Neiderman    Story Creator
James Newton Howard    Composer
Andrzej Bartkowiak    Cinematographer
Mark Warner    Editor
Bruno Rubeo    Production Designer
Dennis Bradford    Art Director
Roberta Holinko    Set Decorator
Judianna Makovsky    Costume Designer
Tod A. Maitland    Sound Editor
Rick Baker    Character Creator
Richard Greenberg    Visual Effects Designer
Stephanie Powell    Visual Effects Supervisor
Thomas A. Reilly    Assistant Director
Burtt Harris    Assistant Director
Gary Davis    Second Unit Director
Nancy Klopper    Casting Director
Mary Colquhoun    Casting Director
Dan Hegeman    Sound Effects 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
1997/10/17 2 $12,170,536   2,161 $5,632   $12,170,536 1
1997/10/24 2 $10,218,953 -16% 2,351 $4,347   $26,636,067 2
1997/10/31 3 $7,368,348 -28% 2,404 $3,065   $37,282,047 3
1997/11/07 4 $5,078,692 -31% 2,207 $2,301   $44,981,007 4
1997/11/14 7 $3,502,688 -31% 2,016 $1,737   $50,524,294 5
1997/11/21 11 $2,241,181 -36% 1,763 $1,271   $53,712,543 6
1997/11/28 15 $1,252,729 -44% 850 $1,474   $56,067,822 7
1997/12/05 11 $986,809 -21% 825 $1,196   $57,347,928 8
1997/12/12 12 $685,732 -31% 775 $885   $58,317,014 9
1997/12/19 17 $276,082 -60% 586 $471   $58,798,321 10
1997/12/26 34 $97,795 -65% 470 $208   $58,973,289 11
1998/01/02 47 $65,981 -33% 470 $140   $59,068,731 12
1998/01/09 52 $21,316 -68% 28 $761   $59,112,674 13
1998/01/16 26 $723,700 +3,295% 802 $902   $59,845,350 14
1998/01/23 27 $312,532 -57% 650 $481   $60,349,835 15
1998/01/30 33 $204,341 -35% 305 $670   $60,725,810 16
1998/02/06 45 $104,086 -49% 193 $539   $60,899,443 17
1998/02/13 59 $39,368 -62% 49 $803   $60,984,028 18

Daily Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1997/10/17 2 $3,755,000   2,161 $1,738   $3,755,000 1
1997/10/18 2 $5,015,000 +34% 2,161 $2,321   $8,770,000 2
1997/10/19 2 $3,373,000 -33% 2,161 $1,561   $12,170,536 3
1997/10/20 2 $1,056,260 -69% 2,161 $489   $13,226,796 4
1997/10/21 2 $1,181,220 +12% 2,161 $547   $14,408,016 5
1997/10/22 2 $1,000,000 -15% 2,161 $463   $15,408,016 6
1997/10/23 2 $1,010,000 +1% 2,161 $467   $16,418,016 7
1997/10/24 2 $3,055,000 +202% 2,351 $1,299   $19,472,000 8
1997/10/25 2 $4,465,000 +46% 2,351 $1,899   $23,937,000 9
1997/10/26 2 $2,709,000 -39% 2,351 $1,152   $26,636,000 10
1997/10/27 1 $773,531 -71% 2,351 $329   $27,409,598 11
1997/10/28 1 $1,002,468 +30% 2,351 $426   $28,412,066 12
1997/10/29 1 $777,133 -22% 2,351 $331   $29,189,199 13
1997/10/30 2 $729,801 -6% 2,351 $310   $29,919,000 14
1997/10/31 3 $1,550,000 +112% 2,404 $645   $31,469,000 15
1997/11/01 2 $3,745,000 +142% 2,404 $1,558   $35,214,000 16
1997/11/02 2 $2,095,000 -44% 2,404 $871   $37,282,000 17
1997/11/03 3 $605,988 -71% 2,404 $252   $37,888,035 18
1997/11/04 1 $803,408 +33% 2,404 $334   $38,691,442 19
1997/11/05 1 $604,977 -25% 2,404 $252   $39,296,420 20
1997/11/06 1 $605,895 n/c 2,404 $252   $39,902,315 21
1997/11/07 4 $1,505,000 +148% 2,207 $682   $41,407,000 22
1997/11/08 5 $2,140,000 +42% 2,207 $970   $43,547,000 23
1997/11/09 3 $1,434,007 -33% 2,207 $650   $44,981,007 24
1997/11/10 4 $557,672 -61% 2,207 $253   $45,538,679 25
1997/11/11 4 $722,062 +29% 2,207 $327   $46,260,741 26
1997/11/12 3 $368,622 -49% 2,207 $167   $46,629,363 27
1997/11/13 3 $392,243 +6% 2,207 $178   $47,021,606 28
1997/11/14 7 $1,110,000 +183% 2,016 $551   $48,131,606 29
1997/11/15 7 $1,620,000 +46% 2,016 $804   $49,652,000 30
1997/11/16 7 $869,000 -46% 2,016 $431   $50,524,294 31
1997/11/17 6 $221,203 -75% 2,016 $110   $50,745,497 32
1997/11/18 6 $273,192 +24% 2,016 $136   $51,018,689 33
1997/11/19 6 $225,809 -17% 2,016 $112   $51,244,498 34
1997/11/20 6 $226,864 n/c 2,016 $113   $51,471,362 35

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossWeek
1997/10/17 3 $16,417,114   2,161 $7,597   $16,417,114 1
1997/10/24 2 $13,496,585 -18% 2,351 $5,741   $29,913,699 2
1997/10/31 2 $9,988,616 -26% 2,404 $4,155   $39,902,315 3
1997/11/07 4 $7,119,291 -29% 2,207 $3,226   $47,021,606 4
1997/11/14 7 $4,449,756 -37% 2,016 $2,207   $51,471,362 5
1997/11/21 11 $3,343,731 -25% 1,763 $1,897   $54,815,093 6
1997/11/28 16 $1,546,026 -54% 850 $1,819   $56,361,119 7
1997/12/05 12 $1,270,163 -18% 825 $1,540   $57,631,282 8
1997/12/12 12 $890,957 -30% 775 $1,150   $58,522,239 9
1997/12/19 23 $353,255 -60% 586 $603   $58,875,494 10
1997/12/26 38 $127,256 -64% 470 $271   $59,002,750 11
1998/01/02 50 $88,608 -30% 470 $189   $59,091,358 12
1998/01/09 50 $30,292 -66% 28 $1,082   $59,121,650 13
1998/01/16 26 $915,653 +2,923% 802 $1,142   $60,037,303 14
1998/01/23 26 $484,166 -47% 650 $745   $60,521,469 15
1998/01/30 33 $273,888 -43% 305 $898   $60,795,357 16
1998/02/06 43 $149,303 -45% 193 $774   $60,944,660 17

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Worldwide Cumulative Box Office Records



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