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Ghosts of Mississippi (1996)

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $13,052,741Details
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  4. International
  5. Video Sales
  6. Cast & Crew
  7. Trailer

Metrics

Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists

RecordRankAmount
All Time Domestic Box Office (Rank 4,201-4,300) 4,297 $13,052,741
All Time Worldwide Box Office (Rank 5,401-5,500) 5,472 $13,052,741

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: December 20th, 1996 (Wide) by Sony Pictures
MPAA Rating: PG-13 for a strong scene of violence and for racial dialogue
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Source:Based on Real Life Events
Genre:Drama
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Dramatization
Production Companies: Castle Rock Entertainment
Production Countries: United States

Ranking on other Records and Milestones

RecordRankAmountChart
Date
Days In
Release
New Year's Day (All Movies, 3-Day) 251 $5,016,767 Jan 3, 1997 17
New Year's Day (All Movies, 3-Day, Inflation Adjusted) 240 $9,727,500 Jan 3, 1997 17
Top 1996 Theater Average 87 $10,113 Dec 27, 1996 10

Cast

William H. Macy    Charlie Crisco
Alec Baldwin    Bobby DeLaughter
Whoopi Goldberg    Myrlie Evers
   Byron De La Beckwith
Lucas Black    Burt DeLaughter
Craig T. Nelson    Ed Peters
Diane Ladd    Caroline Moore
Rance Howard    Ralph Hargrove
Bill Smitrovich    Jim Kitchens
Virginia Madsen    Dixie DeLaughter
Terry O'Quinn    Judge Hilburn
Bill Cobbs    Charlie Evers
Spencer Garrett    Reporter

Production and Technical Credits

Director   
Set Decorator    Karen O'Hara
Casting Director    Janet Hirshenson
Casting Director    Jane Jenkins

Domestic Cumulative Box Office Records


Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossWeek
1996/12/20 22 $168,012   21 $8,001   $168,012 1
1996/12/27 29 $212,364 +26% 21 $10,113   $540,898 2
1997/01/03 7 $5,016,767 +2,262% 1,268 $3,956   $5,782,753 3
1997/01/10 12 $2,302,519 -54% 1,268 $1,816   $9,383,044 4
1997/01/17 18 $1,605,200 -30% 1,135 $1,414   $11,775,974 5
1997/01/24 25 $413,694 -74% 512 $808   $12,470,147 6
1997/01/31 37 $151,303 -63% 240 $630   $12,758,769 7
1997/02/07 56 $44,301 -71% 102 $434   $12,846,329 8
1997/02/28 48 $65,264   236 $277   $12,944,038 11
1997/03/07 53 $41,103 -37% 202 $203   $13,000,715 12
1997/03/14 51 $36,176 -12% 145 $249   $13,052,741 13

Daily Box Office Performance

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossWeek
1996/12/20 23 $328,534   21 $15,644   $328,534 1
1996/12/27 31 $437,452 +33% 21 $20,831   $765,986 2
1997/01/03 7 $6,314,539 +1,343% 1,268 $4,980   $7,080,525 3
1997/01/10 12 $3,090,249 -51% 1,268 $2,437   $10,170,774 4
1997/01/17 17 $1,885,679 -39% 1,135 $1,661   $12,056,453 5
1997/01/24 25 $551,013 -71% 512 $1,076   $12,607,466 6
1997/01/31 36 $194,562 -65% 240 $811   $12,802,028 7
1997/02/28 49 $80,838   236 $343   $12,959,612 11
1997/03/07 47 $56,953 -30% 202 $282   $13,016,565 12

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