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Jakob the Liar (1999)

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $4,956,401Details
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Metrics

Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists

RecordRankAmount
All Time Domestic Box Office (Rank 5,901-6,000) 5,969 $4,956,401
All Time Worldwide Box Office (Rank 7,801-7,900) 7,818 $4,956,401

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


Movie Details

Production Budget:$15,000,000
Domestic Releases: September 24th, 1999 (Wide) by Sony Pictures
MPAA Rating: PG-13 for violence and disturbing images
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Source:Based on Fiction Book/Short Story
Genre:Drama
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Historical Fiction
Production Countries: France

Leading Cast

   Jakob Heym

Uncategorized

Nina Siemaszko   
Mathieu Kassovitz   
Alan Arkin    Frankfurter
Hannah Taylor-Gordon    Lina
Janos Kulka    Nathan
Bob Balaban    Kowalsky
Justus von Dohnany    Preuss
Mark Margolis    Fajngold
Zoltan Barabas    Meyer
Armin Mueller-Stahl    Dr. Kirschbaum
Gregg Bello    Blumenthal
Peter Rudolf    Roman
Janos Gosztonyi    Samuel
Liev Schreiber    Mischa
Michael Jeter    Avron

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

Domestic Cumulative Box Office Records


Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossWeek
1999/09/24 8 $2,056,647   1,200 $1,714   $2,056,647 1
1999/10/01 12 $1,002,114 -51% 1,200 $835   $3,733,923 2
1999/10/08 18 $434,132 -57% 928 $468   $4,515,222 3
1999/10/15 32 $125,835 -71% 348 $362   $4,814,101 4
1999/10/22 52 $59,695 -53% 168 $355   $4,920,625 5
1999/10/29 65 $17,868 -70% 61 $293   $4,956,401 6

Daily Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1999/09/24 8 $590,000   1,200 $492   $590,000 1
1999/09/25 8 $934,000 +58% 1,200 $778   $1,509,000 2
1999/09/26 8 $515,000 -45% 1,200 $429   $2,056,647 3
1999/09/27 8 $166,565 -68% 1,200 $139   $2,223,212 4
1999/09/28 8 $193,305 +16% 1,200 $161   $2,416,517 5
1999/09/29 9 $162,877 -16% 1,200 $136   $2,579,394 6
1999/09/30 9 $152,415 -6% 1,200 $127   $2,731,809 7
1999/10/01 13 $283,000 +86% 1,199 $236   $3,015,000 8
1999/10/02 13 $453,000 +60% 1,199 $378   $3,468,000 9
1999/10/03 12 $239,000 -47% 1,200 $199   $3,733,923 10
1999/10/04 13 $74,236 -69% 1,200 $62   $3,808,159 11
1999/10/05 12 $102,318 +38% 1,200 $85   $3,910,477 12
1999/10/06 12 $84,230 -18% 1,200 $70   $3,994,707 13
1999/10/07 12 $86,383 +3% 1,200 $72   $4,081,090 14
1999/10/08 17 $115,000 +33% 927 $124   $4,196,000 15
1999/10/09 18 $186,000 +62% 927 $201   $4,382,000 16
1999/10/10 17 $122,000 -34% 928 $131   $4,515,222 17
1999/10/11 17 $58,543 -52% 928 $63   $4,573,765 18
1999/10/12 18 $38,501 -34% 928 $41   $4,612,266 19
1999/10/13 17 $38,851 +1% 928 $42   $4,651,117 20
1999/10/14 18 $37,148 -4% 928 $40   $4,688,265 21

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossWeek
1999/09/24 8 $2,731,809   1,200 $2,277   $2,731,809 1
1999/10/01 12 $1,349,281 -51% 1,200 $1,124   $4,081,090 2
1999/10/08 19 $607,176 -55% 928 $654   $4,688,266 3
1999/10/15 33 $172,664 -72% 348 $496   $4,860,930 4
1999/10/22 51 $77,603 -55% 168 $462   $4,938,533 5
1999/10/29 69 $17,868 -77% 61 $293   $4,956,401 6

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