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Ghosts of Mississippi (1996)

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $13,052,741Details
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Metrics

Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists

RecordRankAmount
All Time Domestic Box Office (Rank 4,301-4,400) 4,349 $13,052,741
All Time Worldwide Box Office (Rank 5,501-5,600) 5,581 $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) 259 $5,016,767 Jan 3, 1997 17
New Year's Day (All Movies, 3-Day, Inflation Adjusted) 245 $9,804,009 Jan 3, 1997 17
Top 1996 Theater Average 87 $10,113 Dec 27, 1996 10

Leading Cast

   Byron De La Beckwith

Supporting Cast

Whoopi Goldberg    Myrlie Evers

Uncategorized

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

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

Production and Technical Credits

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

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
1996/12/20 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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