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The Fan (1996)

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Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $18,582,965Details
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Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists

All Time Domestic Box Office (Rank 3,601-3,700) 3,627 $18,582,965
All Time Worldwide Box Office (Rank 4,701-4,800) 4,759 $18,582,965
All Time Domestic Box Office for R Movies (Rank 1,101-1,200) 1,179 $18,582,965
All Time Worldwide Box Office for R Movies (Rank 1,401-1,500) 1,483 $18,582,965

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

Movie Details

Production Budget:$55,000,000
Domestic Releases: August 16th, 1996 (Wide) by Sony Pictures
MPAA Rating: R for strong violence throughout and some intense violence
Running Time: 120 minutes
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Source:Based on Fiction Book/Short Story
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Contemporary Fiction
Production Companies: Tri-Star Pictures
Production Countries: United States

Ranking on other Records and Milestones

Days In
Labor Day (All Movies, 3-Day, Inflation Adjusted) 345 $5,086,359 Aug 30, 1996 17

Leading Cast

   Gil Renard
   Bobby Rayburn

Supporting Cast

John Leguizamo    Manny
Benicio del Toro    Juan Primo
Ellen Barkin    Jewel Stern
Patti D'Arbanville    Ellen Renard
Chris Mulkey    Tim
Andrew J. Ferchland    Richie Renard
Brandon Hammond    Sean Rayburn
Charles Hallahan    Coop
Dan Butler    Garrity
Kurt Fuller    Bernie
Michael Jace    Scalper
Frank Medrano    Bartender, Leon
Don S. Davis    Stook
John Kruk    Lanz
Stoney Jackson    Zamora
Brad William Henke    Tjader
Drew Snyder    Burrows
Edith Diaz    Elvira
Walter Addison    Detective Lewis
Wayne Duvall    Detective Baker
Joe Pichler    Sick Sean
James G. Macdonald    Sick Sean's Dad
Tuesday Knight    Nurse
Marla Sucharetza    Angie
Nikki Lee    Dawna
Marjorie Lovett    Stanford Woman
Michael Andolini    Man Behind Gil
M.C. Gainey    Man Behind Man
Michael Bofshever    Little League Coach
Kirk Ward    The Giant Mascot
Eric Bruskotter    Catcher
Kirk D. Terry    Umpire
Abraham Flores    Umpire
Dennis Neil Henderson    Umpire
Jerry Saslow    Reporter
Michael P. Byrne    Reporter
Bret Lewis    Reporter
Roger Lodge    Reporter
Ron Pitts    Reporter
Stanley DeSantis    Stoney
Jack Black    Broadcast Technician
Thomas F. Duffy    Figgy
Don Fischer    Cop
Vernon Guichard, II    Cop
Kim Robillard    Jefferson Sporting Goods Clerk
Keith Leon Williams    Stadium Official
Chante Moore    Primo Tribute Singer
Paul Herman    Seedy Suit Guy
Robert Lewis Kempf    Baggage Attendant
Jesse Ibarra    Padres Pitcher
James Betzsold    Padres Catcher
Chris Fick    Giants Left Fielder
Ben Hines    Giants 1st Baseman
Rick Magnante    Giants 3rd Base Coach
Carl Mergenthaler    Bobby's Teammate
Clayton Holt    Bobby's Teammate
Lennox Brown    Bobby's Teammate
Troy Cephers    Bobby's Teammate
Freeman White    Bobby's Teammate
Bruce Hines    Umpire-End Game
Adam Druxman    Paparazzi
Kathy Stewart    Fan
Carolyn Washington    Fan
Nikki Hart    Fan
Bo Daniels    Fan
Randal Salguero    Fan
Tracy Leanne Mandac    Fan
Gregg Tome    Detective Schmerg
Sonya Bertelson    Waitress
Brian Freifield    Art
Jennifer Stander    Store Employee
Roy Conrad    Shopkeeper
Richard Riehle    Shopkeeper
Earl Billings    Shopkeeper
Tim Monsion    Shopkeeper
Ralph Bertelle    Shopkeeper
Norm Compton    Shopkeeper


Aaron Neville    Opening Game Singer

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

Production and Technical Credits

Wendy Finerman    Producer
Phoef Sutton    Screenwriter
Peter Abrahams    Story Creator
Bill Unger    Executive Producer
James W. Skotchdopole    Executive Producer
Barrie M. Osborne    Executive Producer
Dariusz Wolski    Director of Photography
Ida Random    Production Designer
Christian Wagner    Editor
Claire Simpson    Editor
Rita Ryack    Costume Designer
Daniel Orlandi    Costume Designer
Hans Zimmer    Composer
Margaret French Isaac    Co-Producer
Greg Mooradian    Associate Producer
James W. Skotchdopole    Assistant Director
Robert Joseph Pugliese    Unit Production Manager
Jim Westman    Unit Production Manager
Mayne Berke    Art Director
Claire Bowin    Set Decorator
Joe Ramsey    Special Effects Supervisor
Dan Bronson    Costume Supervisor
Bill Kaplan    Sound Mixer
Kevin O'Connell    Re-recording Mixer
Rick Kline    Re-recording Mixer
Greg P. Russell    Re-recording Mixer
Gregory H. Watkins    Additional Re-Recording Mixer
Carlos de Larios    Additional Re-Recording Mixer
Steve Maslow    Re-recording Mixer
Robert G. Henderson    Supervising Sound Editor
Brook Henderson Ward    Sound Effects Editor (Supervisor)
David M. Horton    Sound Effects Editor
Virginia Cook-McGowan    Sound Effects Editor
Greg Dillon    Sound Effects Editor
Adam Johnston    Sound Effects Editor
Scot A. Tinsley    Sound Effects Editor
William Manger    Sound Effects Editor
John Phillips    Sound Effects Editor
Roxanne Jones    Sound Effects Editor
David B. Cohn    Sound Effects Editor
Samuel C. Crutcher    Sound Effects Editor
Adam Smalley    Music Editor
Angie Rubin    Additional Music Editor
Richard Snell    Make up
Ron Scott    Hairstylist
Sharon Boyle    Song Writer
Johnny Lee Jackson    Song Writer
Terence Trent D'Arby    Song Writer
Tyruss Himes    Song Writer
Hans Zimmer    Song Writer
Ellen Lewis    Casting Director
Chuck Picerni    Stunt Coordinator
Steve Picerni    Stunt Coordinator

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
1996/08/16 4 $6,271,406   2,016 $3,111   $6,271,406 1
1996/08/23 7 $3,312,040 -47% 2,016 $1,643   $12,614,473 2
1996/08/30 10 $2,506,322 -24% 1,521 $1,648   $16,647,427 3
1996/09/06 17 $703,085 -72% 816 $862   $17,803,483 4
1996/09/13 30 $250,390 -64% 403 $621   $18,265,797 5
1996/09/20 42 $83,355 -67% 140 $595   $18,406,215 6

Daily Box Office Performance

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossWeek
1996/08/16 4 $9,302,433   2,016 $4,614   $9,302,433 1
1996/08/23 7 $4,838,672 -48% 2,016 $2,400   $14,141,105 2
1996/08/30 10 $2,959,293 -39% 1,521 $1,946   $17,100,398 3
1996/09/06 18 $915,009 -69% 816 $1,121   $18,015,407 4
1996/09/13 30 $307,453 -66% 403 $763   $18,322,860 5