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The Man in the Iron Mask (1998)

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $56,968,169Details
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Metrics

Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists

RecordRankAmount
All Time Domestic Box Office (Rank 1,401-1,500) 1,401 $56,968,169
All Time Worldwide Box Office (Rank 2,301-2,400) 2,313 $56,968,169

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


Movie Details

Production Budget:$35,000,000
Domestic Releases: March 13th, 1998 (Wide) by MGM
Video Release: January 19th, 1999 by MGM Video
MPAA Rating: PG-13 for sequences of violence and some sensuality/nudity
Running Time: 132 minutes
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Keywords: Costume Drama, Royalty, Epilogue, Voiceover/Narration, Twins
Source:Based on Fiction Book/Short Story
Genre:Adventure
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Historical Fiction
Production Companies: United Artists
Production Countries: United Kingdom

Ranking on other Records and Milestones

RecordRankAmountChart
Date
Days In
Release
Fastest to $50m 1,151 $50,120,813 Apr 3, 1998 27

Lead Ensemble Members

   King Louis XIV/Philippe
   Aramis
   Athos
   Porthos
   D'Artagnan

Supporting Cast

Anne Parillaud    Queen Mother, Anne d'Autriche
Judith Godreche    Christine
Edward Atterton    Lieutenant Andre
Peter Sarsgaard    Raoul
Hugh Laurie    King's advisor
David Lowe    King's Advisor
Brigitte Boucher    Madame Rotund
Matthew Jocelyn    Assassin
Karine Belly    Wench
Emmanuel Guttierez    King's Friend
Christian Erickson    Ballroom Guard
Francois Montagut    Blond Musketeer
Andrew Wallace    Peasant Boy
Cecile Auclert    Serving Woman
Sonia Backers    Serving Woman
Vincent Nemeth    Customer
Joe Sheridan    Fortress Keeper
Olivier Hemon    Fortress Head Guard
Michael Morris    Bastille Gate Guard
Emmanuel Patron    Fortress Guard
Leonor Varela    Ballroom Beauty
Michael Hofland    Michael Hofland (Ruffian
Laura Fraser    Bedroom Beauty
Brigitte Auber    Queen Anne's Attendant
Jean-Pol Brissart    Monk

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

Production and Technical Credits

   Director
Randall Wallace    Written by
Alexander Dumas    Story Creator
Randall Wallace    Producer
Russell Smith    Producer
Alan Ladd Jr.    Executive Producer
Anthony Pratt    Production Designer
William Hoy    Editor
Nick Glennie-Smith    Music by
Paul Hitchcock    Co-Producer
Rene Dupont    Co-Producer
Frederic Auburtin    Assistant Director
David Tomblin    Assistant Director
David Carrigan    Second Unit Director
Steven Harding    Unit Production Manager
Ariel Levy    Unit Production Manager
Francois Lamothe    Supervising Art Director
Albert Rajau    Supervising Art Director
Philippe Turlure    Set Decorator
James Acheson    Costume Designer
Henri Habans    Second Unit Photography
David A. Stephenson    Production Sound Mixer
Melissa S Hofmann    Re-recording Mixer
Michael Keller    Re-recording Mixer
Kelly L Oxford    Supervising Sound Editor
Lon E. Bender*    Supervising Sound Editor
Gianneto de Rossi    Makeup (Key)
Mirella de Rossi    Hairstylist (Key)
Laura Perlman    Music Editor
Amanda Mackey Johnson*    Casting Director
Cathy Sandrich    Casting Director
Philippe Guegan    Stunt Coordinator
Yannick Derrien    Stunt Coordinator

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

Domestic Cumulative Box Office Records


Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossWeek
1998/03/13 2 $17,271,450   3,101 $5,570   $17,271,450 1
1998/03/20 3 $11,077,005 -36% 3,101 $3,572   $34,483,255 2
1998/03/27 4 $6,334,914 -43% 3,101 $2,043   $43,653,200 3
1998/04/03 7 $3,507,255 -45% 2,504 $1,401   $49,047,279 4
1998/04/10 13 $1,601,607 -54% 1,658 $966   $52,218,103 5
1998/04/17 17 $969,675 -39% 1,037 $935   $54,040,815 6
1998/04/24 22 $557,046 -43% 759 $734   $54,885,059 7
1998/05/01 24 $361,777 -35% 527 $686   $55,424,648 8
1998/05/08 26 $251,014 -31% 411 $611   $55,787,411 9
1998/05/15 30 $156,258 -38% 312 $501   $56,027,523 10
1998/05/22 29 $173,577 +11% 271 $641   $56,272,292 11
1998/05/29 35 $93,913 -46% 178 $528   $56,413,146 12
1998/06/05 37 $88,229 -6% 178 $496   $56,552,345 13
1998/06/12 40 $73,262 -17% 137 $535   $56,677,774 14
1998/06/19 46 $43,321 -41% 107 $405   $56,771,702 15
1998/06/26 49 $32,185 -26% 69 $466   $56,837,470 16
1998/07/03 55 $23,398 -27% 49 $478   $56,876,365 17

Daily Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1998/03/13 1 $5,790,000   3,101 $1,867   $5,790,000 1
1998/03/14 2 $7,005,000 +21% 3,101 $2,259   $12,795,000 2
1998/03/15 2 $4,510,000 -36% 3,101 $1,454   $17,271,450 3
1998/03/16 1 $1,462,553 -68% 3,101 $472   $18,734,003 4
1998/03/17 1 $1,672,379 +14% 3,101 $539   $20,406,382 5
1998/03/18 1 $1,483,007 -11% 3,101 $478   $21,889,389 6
1998/03/19 2 $1,516,862 +2% 3,101 $489   $23,406,251 7
1998/03/20 3 $3,365,000 +122% 3,101 $1,085   $26,771,000 8
1998/03/21 3 $4,765,000 +42% 3,101 $1,537   $31,536,000 9
1998/03/22 3 $2,866,000 -40% 3,101 $924   $34,483,255 10
1998/03/23 4 $588,077 -79% 3,101 $190   $35,071,332 11
1998/03/24 4 $830,000 +41% 3,101 $268   $35,901,332 12
1998/03/25 3 $704,882 -15% 3,101 $227   $36,597,063 13
1998/03/26 3 $721,223 +2% 3,101 $233   $37,318,286 14
1998/03/27 5 $1,900,000 +163% 3,101 $613   $39,218,000 15
1998/03/28 4 $2,780,000 +46% 3,101 $896   $41,998,000 16
1998/03/29 4 $1,578,000 -43% 3,101 $509   $43,653,000 17
1998/03/30 4 $403,688 -74% 3,101 $130   $44,056,288 18
1998/03/31 4 $558,061 +38% 3,101 $180   $44,614,349 19
1998/04/01 4 $465,117 -17% 3,101 $150   $45,080,066 20
1998/04/02 4 $459,958 -1% 3,101 $148   $45,540,024 21
1998/04/03 8 $1,025,000 +123% 2,504 $409   $46,565,000 22
1998/04/04 7 $1,545,000 +51% 2,504 $617   $48,110,000 23
1998/04/05 8 $833,000 -46% 2,504 $333   $49,047,279 24
1998/04/06 6 $307,641 -63% 2,504 $123   $49,354,920 25
1998/04/07 5 $398,774 +30% 2,504 $159   $49,753,694 26
1998/04/08 6 $367,119 -8% 2,504 $147   $50,120,813 27

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossWeek
1998/03/13 2 $23,406,250   3,101 $7,548   $23,406,250 1
1998/03/20 3 $13,912,036 -41% 3,101 $4,486   $37,318,286 2
1998/03/27 4 $8,221,738 -41% 3,101 $2,651   $45,540,024 3
1998/04/03 7 $5,076,472 -38% 2,504 $2,027   $50,616,496 4
1998/04/10 14 $2,454,644 -52% 1,658 $1,480   $53,071,140 5
1998/04/17 18 $1,256,873 -49% 1,037 $1,212   $54,328,013 6
1998/04/24 22 $734,858 -42% 759 $968   $55,062,871 7
1998/05/01 24 $473,526 -36% 527 $899   $55,536,397 8
1998/05/08 26 $334,868 -29% 411 $815   $55,871,265 9
1998/05/15 32 $227,450 -32% 312 $729   $56,098,715 10
1998/05/22 29 $220,518 -3% 2,271 $97   $56,319,233 11
1998/05/29 37 $144,883 -34% 178 $814   $56,464,116 12
1998/06/05 37 $140,396 -3% 178 $789   $56,604,512 13
1998/06/12 39 $123,869 -12% 137 $904   $56,728,381 14
1998/06/19 42 $76,904 -38% 107 $719   $56,805,285 15
1998/06/26 50 $47,682 -38% 69 $691   $56,852,967 16

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