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Hard Eight (1997)

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $142,356Details
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Movie Details

Domestic Releases: February 28th, 1997 (Wide) by MGM
Video Release: June 26th, 2003 by Sony Pictures Home Entertainment
MPAA Rating: R
Running Time: 95 minutes
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Keywords: Film Noir
Source:Original Screenplay
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Contemporary Fiction
Production Companies: Rysher Entertainment, Green Parrot
Production Countries: United States

Leading Cast


Supporting Cast

Samuel L. Jackson    Jimmy
Philip Seymour Hoffman    Young Craps Player
Melora Walters    Jimmy's Girl
F. William Parker    Hostage
Nathanael Cooper    Restroom Attendant
Wynn White    Waitress
Kathleen Campbell    Keno Girl
Michael J Rowe    Pit Boss
Peter D'Allessandro    Bartender
Steve Blane    Stickman
Xaleese    Cocktail Waitress
Jean Langer    Cashier
Andy Breen    Groom
Renee Breen    Bride
Jane W Brimmer    Aladdin Cashier
Mark Finizza    Desk Clerk
Richard Gross    Floorman
Cliff Keeley    Aladdin Change Booth Attendant
Carrie McVey    El Dorado Cashier
Truman Robbins    Pastor

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Production and Technical Credits

Paul Thomas Anderson    Screenwriter
Robert Jones    Producer
John Lyons    Producer
Keith Samples    Executive Producer
Hans Brockmann    Executive Producer
Francois Duplat    Executive Producer
Nancy Deren    Production Designer
Barbara Tulliver    Editor
Michael Penn    Composer
Jon Brion    Composer
Robert Elswit    Director of Photography
Daniel Lupi    Co-Producer
Helene Mulholland    Associate Producer
Rip Murray    Assistant Director
Craig Markey    Production Manager
Michael Krantz    Art Director
David A Koneff    Set Decorator
Mark Bridges    Costume Designer
Daniel Pellerin    Re-recording Mixer
Keith Elliot    Re-recording Mixer
Peter Kelly    Re-recording Mixer
Scott Purdy    Re-recording Mixer
Scott Shepherd    Re-recording Mixer
Michael Werth    Supervising Sound Editor
Lydia Milars    Make up
Alyson Murphy    Make up
Christine Sheaks    Casting Director

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
1997/02/28 46 $69,486   29 $2,396   $69,486 1
1997/03/07 51 $44,726 -36% 29 $1,542   $142,356 2

Daily Box Office Performance

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossWeek
1997/02/28 45 $97,630   29 $3,367   $97,630 1