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Mad City (1997)

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $10,561,038Details
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Metrics

Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists

RecordRankAmount
All Time Domestic Box Office (Rank 4,701-4,800) 4,775 $10,561,038
All Time Worldwide Box Office (Rank 6,101-6,200) 6,164 $10,561,038
All Time Domestic Box Office for Warner Bros. Movies (Rank 601-700) 634 $10,561,038
All Time Worldwide Box Office for Warner Bros. Movies (Rank 601-700) 656 $10,561,038

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Movie Details

Production Budget:$50,000,000
Domestic Releases: November 7th, 1997 (Wide) by Warner Bros.
MPAA Rating: PG-13 for depiction of a hostage situation, including violence and brief language
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Keywords: Hostage
Source:Original Screenplay
Genre:Drama
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Contemporary Fiction
Production Countries: United States

Leading Cast

   Sam Baily
   Max Brackett

Supporting Cast

Ted Levine    Chief Alvin Lemke
Mia Kirshner    Laurie Callahan
William Atherton    Dohlen
Blythe Danner    Mrs. Banks
Alan Alda    Kevin Hollander
Robert Prosky    Lou Potts

Cameos

Jay Leno    Himself
Larry King    Himself
Bill Nunn    Cliff
John Landis    Doctor

Uncategorized

Julio Oscar Mechoso    Air Force Sergeant
Richard Portnow    Marty, Brackett's Agent
Raymond J. Barry    Special Agent Dobbins

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Production and Technical Credits

   Director
Thomas Newman    Composer

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Domestic Cumulative Box Office Records


Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossWeek
1997/11/07 6 $4,649,742   2,194 $2,119   $4,649,742 1
1997/11/14 11 $2,203,249 -53% 2,194 $1,004   $8,535,968 2
1997/11/21 22 $448,966 -80% 1,030 $436   $9,505,583 3
1997/11/28 30 $210,308 -53% 223 $943   $9,927,150 4
1997/12/05 32 $100,536 -52% 173 $581   $10,117,012 5
1997/12/12 57 $18,712 -81% 62 $302   $10,162,377 6
1997/12/19 26 $134,758 +620% 466 $289   $10,304,827 7
1997/12/26 46 $58,941 -56% 356 $166   $10,441,700 8
1998/01/02 49 $45,853 -22% 302 $152   $10,519,023 9
1998/01/09 59 $14,673 -68% 111 $132   $10,556,196 10

Daily Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1997/11/07 6 $1,375,000   2,194 $627   $1,375,000 1
1997/11/08 6 $2,050,000 +49% 2,194 $934   $3,425,000 2
1997/11/09 5 $1,224,742 -40% 2,194 $558   $4,649,742 3
1997/11/10 5 $460,578 -62% 2,194 $210   $5,110,320 4
1997/11/11 6 $611,047 +33% 2,194 $279   $5,721,367 5
1997/11/12 6 $304,950 -50% 2,194 $139   $6,026,317 6
1997/11/13 6 $306,402 n/c 2,194 $140   $6,332,719 7
1997/11/14 11 $605,000 +97% 2,194 $276   $6,937,719 8
1997/11/18 10 $151,567   2,194 $69   $8,804,568 12

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossWeek
1997/11/07 6 $6,332,719   2,194 $2,886   $6,332,719 1
1997/11/14 11 $2,723,898 -57% 2,194 $1,242   $9,056,617 2
1997/11/21 21 $660,225 -76% 1,030 $641   $9,716,842 3
1997/11/28 27 $299,634 -55% 223 $1,344   $10,016,476 4
1997/12/05 32 $127,189 -58% 173 $735   $10,143,665 5
1997/12/12 53 $26,404 -79% 62 $426   $10,170,069 6
1997/12/19 27 $212,690 +706% 466 $456   $10,382,759 7
1997/12/26 41 $90,411 -57% 356 $254   $10,473,170 8
1998/01/02 52 $68,353 -24% 302 $226   $10,541,523 9

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