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The Love Letter (1999)

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $8,322,608Details
International Box Office $721,485Details
Worldwide Box Office $9,044,093
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Metrics

Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists

RecordRankAmount
All Time Domestic Box Office (Rank 5,101-5,200) 5,159 $8,322,608
All Time International Box Office (Rank 6,801-6,900) 6,866 $721,485
All Time Worldwide Box Office (Rank 6,401-6,500) 6,463 $9,044,093
All Time Domestic Highest Grossing Limited Release Movies (Rank 301-400) 343 $8,322,608

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: May 21st, 1999 (Wide) by Dreamworks SKG
International Releases: November 20th, 1999 (Wide) (South Korea)
Video Release: November 23rd, 1999 by Dreamworks Video
MPAA Rating: PG-13 on appeal for some sensuality, nudity and strong language (previously rated R)
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Keywords: Romance
Source:Based on Fiction Book/Short Story
Genre:Romantic Comedy
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Contemporary Fiction
Production Countries: United States

Ranking on other Records and Milestones

RecordRankAmountChart
Date
Days In
Release
Biggest Opening Weekend Limited Release 83 $2,692,819 May 21, 1999 3

Cameos

Jack Black    Fisherman (uncredited)

Uncategorized

Alice Drummond    Postal Clerk
Gloria Stuart    Eleanor MacFarquhar
Erik Jensen    Ray
Ellen DeGeneres    Janet Hall
Patrick Donnelly    Bookstore Customer
Geraldine McEwan    Mrs. Scattergoods
Margaret Ann Brady    Selma
Tom Everett Scott    Johnny
Jessica Capshaw    Kelly
Tom Selleck    George Mathias
Kate Capshaw    Helen
Walter Covell    Post Office Customer
Bill Buell    Officer Dan
Blythe Danner    Lillian MacFarquhar
Lucas Hall    Garbage Man

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

Production and Technical Credits

Victoria Rose Sampson*    Supervising Sound Editor

Domestic Cumulative Box Office Records


Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossWeek
1999/05/21 5 $2,692,819   769 $3,502   $2,692,819 1
1999/05/28 10 $1,439,242 -47% 781 $1,843   $5,111,905 2
1999/06/04 13 $768,296 -47% 817 $940   $6,234,097 3
1999/06/11 14 $551,747 -28% 771 $716   $7,184,321 4
1999/06/18 24 $210,610 -62% 550 $383   $7,688,439 5
1999/06/25 32 $113,651 -46% 269 $422   $7,958,808 6
1999/07/02 55 $43,690 -62% 87 $502   $8,068,519 7
1999/07/09 38 $97,033 +122% 341 $285   $8,179,424 8
1999/07/16 54 $41,497 -57% 166 $250   $8,276,228 9

Daily Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1999/05/21 4 $810,000   769 $1,053   $810,000 1
1999/05/22 5 $1,140,000 +41% 769 $1,482   $1,950,000 2
1999/05/23 5 $761,000 -33% 769 $990   $2,692,819 3
1999/05/24 6 $259,504 -66% 769 $337   $2,952,323 4
1999/05/25 6 $245,476 -5% 769 $319   $3,197,799 5
1999/05/26 6 $241,376 -2% 769 $314   $3,439,175 6
1999/05/27 6 $233,825 -3% 769 $304   $3,673,000 7
1999/05/28 9 $290,000 +24% 769 $377   $3,963,000 8
1999/05/29 7 $647,000 +123% 769 $841   $4,610,000 9
1999/05/30 10 $390,000 -40% 769 $507   $5,000,000 10
1999/05/31 10 $345,497 -11% 769 $449   $5,111,905 11
1999/06/01 10 $113,714 -67% 769 $148   $5,225,619 12
1999/06/02 9 $116,706 +3% 769 $152   $5,342,325 13
1999/06/03 9 $123,467 +6% 769 $161   $5,465,801 14
1999/06/07 13 $89,659   817 $110   $6,323,756 18
1999/06/08 11 $110,736 +24% 817 $136   $6,434,492 19
1999/06/09 10 $105,371 -5% 817 $129   $6,539,863 20
1999/06/10 12 $92,711 -12% 817 $113   $6,632,574 21
1999/06/13 13 $160,000   771 $208   $7,184,321 24
1999/06/14 14 $66,709 -58% 771 $87   $7,251,030 25
1999/06/15 13 $72,301 +8% 771 $94   $7,323,331 26
1999/06/16 13 $75,066 +4% 771 $97   $7,398,397 27
1999/06/17 12 $79,432 +6% 771 $103   $7,477,829 28
1999/06/20 19 $61,000   550 $111   $7,688,439 31
1999/06/21 17 $31,698 -48% 550 $58   $7,720,137 32
1999/06/22 17 $40,713 +28% 550 $74   $7,760,850 33
1999/06/23 15 $39,605 -3% 550 $72   $7,800,455 34
1999/06/24 15 $44,702 +13% 550 $81   $7,845,157 35

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossWeek
1999/05/21 6 $3,672,663   769 $4,776   $3,672,663 1
1999/05/28 10 $1,793,138 -51% 781 $2,296   $5,465,801 2
1999/06/04 12 $1,166,773 -35% 817 $1,428   $6,632,574 3
1999/06/11 13 $845,255 -28% 771 $1,096   $7,477,829 4
1999/06/18 21 $367,328 -57% 550 $668   $7,845,157 5
1999/06/25 33 $179,672 -51% 269 $668   $8,024,829 6
1999/07/02 55 $57,562 -68% 87 $662   $8,082,391 7
1999/07/09 40 $152,340 +165% 341 $447   $8,234,731 8

Box Office Summary Per Territory

Territory Release
Date
Opening
Weekend
Opening
Weekend
Theaters
Maximum
Theaters
Theatrical
Engagements
Total
Box Office
Report
Date
South Korea 11/20/1999 $0 0 110 115 $721,485 1/9/2018
 
International Total$721,485 1/9/2018

International Cumulative Box Office Records


Worldwide Cumulative Box Office Records



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