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Kingpin (1996)

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $25,023,424Details
International Box Office $7,200,000Details
Worldwide Box Office $32,223,424
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Movie Details

Production Budget:$25,000,000
Domestic Releases: July 26th, 1996 (Wide) by MGM
Video Release: October 14th, 2014 by Paramount Home Video
MPAA Rating: R for some crude sex-related humor
Running Time: 113 minutes
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Keywords: Country Mouse, City Mouse, Bowling, 1960s, Intertitle, 1970s, Paralysis / Loss of a Limb, Addiction, Money Troubles, Gambling, Confidence Men, Road Trip, Underdog, Comeback, Buddy Comedy, Amish, Scene in End Credits, Romance, Organized Crime
Source:Original Screenplay
Genre:Comedy
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Contemporary Fiction
Production Countries: United States

Supporting Cast

Bill Murray    Ernie McCracken

Uncategorized

Vanessa Angel    Claudia
Woody Harrelson    Roy Munson
Randy Quaid    Ishmael Boorg
Chris Elliott    The Gambler
Sayed Badreya    Fatima

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

Production and Technical Credits

   Director
   Director
Jon Johnson    Sound Designer

The bold credits above the line are the "above-the-line" credits, the other the "below-the-line" credits.

DVD and Blu-ray Releases for October 14th, 2014

October 14th, 2014

In some ways, it is a great week on the home market, as there are several excellent releases worth picking up. In other ways, it is an even better week, because there are so few releases and almost no filler. The only downside is trying to select a release for Pick of the Week, as there are a number of competitors. One of the biggest releases of the week is X-Men: Days of Future Past on DVD or Blu-ray Combo Pack and it is also one of the best. Other contenders include Mr. Peabody & Sherman on DVD, Blu-ray Combo Pack, 3D Combo Pack, Fargo: Season One on DVD or Blu-ray Combo Pack, and Witching and Bitching on DVD. Strangely, I'm still waiting for the screeners for all four films. In the end, I literally rolled a dice to determine the winner and it was X-Men: Days of Future Past. More...

Featured Blu-ray Review: Kingpin

October 12th, 2014

Kingpin was not a hit when it was first released nearly 20 years ago. It earned mixed reviews and barely matched its production budget domestically. However, it became a huge cult hit on the home market. This week it comes out on Blu-ray for the first time. It is also the first time I've seen it. Was it worth the wait? Or was I smart skipping it the first time it came out? More...

Domestic Cumulative Box Office Records


Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossWeek
1996/07/26 5 $5,582,079   1,956 $2,854   $5,582,079 1
1996/08/02 6 $4,502,369 -19% 1,975 $2,280   $13,685,154 2
1996/08/09 10 $2,861,707 -36% 1,975 $1,449   $19,300,778 3
1996/08/16 17 $1,110,523 -61% 1,209 $919   $22,168,932 4
1996/08/23 23 $526,758 -53% 671 $785   $23,392,020 5
1996/08/30 32 $313,526 -40% 411 $763   $23,981,370 6
1996/09/06 35 $169,768 -46% 270 $629   $24,213,651 7
1996/09/13 39 $141,226 -17% 232 $609   $24,415,567 8
1996/09/20 35 $147,107 +4% 235 $626   $24,617,769 9
1996/09/27 40 $98,405 -33% 156 $631   $24,768,757 10
1996/10/04 42 $77,217 -22% 144 $536   $24,879,969 11

Daily Box Office Performance

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossWeek
1996/07/26 4 $9,182,785   1,956 $4,695   $9,182,785 1
1996/08/02 6 $7,256,286 -21% 1,975 $3,674   $16,439,071 2
1996/08/09 9 $4,619,338 -36% 1,975 $2,339   $21,058,409 3
1996/08/16 18 $1,806,853 -61% 1,209 $1,495   $22,865,262 4
1996/08/23 23 $802,582 -56% 671 $1,196   $23,667,844 5
1996/08/30 32 $376,039 -53% 411 $915   $24,043,883 6
1996/09/06 33 $230,458 -39% 270 $854   $24,274,341 7
1996/09/13 37 $196,321 -15% 232 $846   $24,470,662 8
1996/09/20 34 $199,690 +2% 235 $850   $24,670,352 9
1996/09/27 34 $132,400 -34% 156 $849   $24,802,752 10

International Cumulative Box Office Records


Worldwide Cumulative Box Office Records



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