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Matilda (1996)

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $33,098,222Details
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Metrics

Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists

RecordRankAmount
All Time Domestic Box Office (Rank 2,401-2,500) 2,412 $33,098,222
All Time Worldwide Box Office (Rank 3,301-3,400) 3,304 $33,098,222

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


Movie Details

Domestic Releases: August 2nd, 1996 (Wide) by Sony Pictures
Video Release: July 22nd, 1997 by Sony Pictures Home Entertainment
MPAA Rating: PG for elements of exaggerated meanness and ridicule, and for some mild language
Running Time: 102 minutes
Comparisons: vs. Charlie and the Chocolate Factory
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Source:Based on Fiction Book/Short Story
Genre:Adventure
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Kids Fiction
Production Companies: Jersey Films
Production Countries: United States

Cast

Danny De Vito    Mr. Wormwood
Paul Reubens    FBI Agent
Embeth Davidtz    Miss Jennifer Honey
Jon Lovitz    Million $ Sticky Host (uncredited)
Rhea Perlman    Zinnia Wormwood
Pam Ferris    Agatha Trunchbull
Tracey Walter    FBI Agant Bill

Production and Technical Credits

Director   
Composer    David Newman

Domestic Cumulative Box Office Records


Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossWeek
1996/08/02 3 $8,208,609   1,975 $4,156   $8,208,609 1
1996/08/09 5 $5,014,037 -39% 2,006 $2,500   $18,935,225 2
1996/08/16 7 $3,009,427 -40% 2,006 $1,500   $25,254,544 3
1996/08/23 14 $1,520,063 -49% 1,611 $944   $28,641,001 4
1996/08/30 20 $1,111,750 -27% 1,250 $889   $30,613,814 5
1996/09/06 28 $467,126 -58% 808 $578   $31,211,320 6
1996/09/13 28 $301,117 -36% 565 $533   $31,553,221 7
1996/09/20 37 $108,090 -64% 410 $264   $31,710,240 8
1996/09/27 26 $303,726 +181% 726 $418   $32,046,331 9
1996/10/04 35 $153,712 -49% 348 $442   $20,966,290 10
1996/10/11 42 $96,939 -37% 473 $205   $32,378,274 11
1996/10/18 46 $71,145 -27% 367 $194   $32,455,184 12
1996/10/25 35 $106,691 +50% 283 $377   $32,580,243 13
1996/11/01 36 $105,005 -2% 264 $398   $32,711,422 14
1996/11/08 40 $93,400 -11% 200 $467   $32,836,583 15
1996/11/15 38 $76,307 -18% 157 $486   $32,938,622 16
1996/11/22 45 $54,405 -29% 135 $403   $33,013,803 17
1996/11/29 46 $58,989 +8% 76 $776   $33,084,249 18

Daily Box Office Performance

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossWeek
1996/08/02 2 $13,921,188   1,975 $7,049   $13,921,188 1
1996/08/09 5 $8,323,929 -40% 2,006 $4,150   $22,245,117 2
1996/08/16 8 $4,875,821 -41% 2,006 $2,431   $27,120,938 3
1996/08/23 14 $2,381,126 -51% 1,611 $1,478   $29,502,064 4
1996/08/30 22 $1,242,130 -48% 1,250 $994   $30,744,194 5
1996/09/06 27 $507,910 -59% 808 $629   $31,252,104 6
1996/09/13 28 $350,046 -31% 565 $620   $31,602,150 7
1996/09/20 37 $140,455 -60% 410 $343   $31,742,605 8
1996/10/04 2 $11,468,757   348 $32,956   $32,281,335 10
1996/10/11 40 $102,704 -99% 473 $217   $32,384,039 11
1996/10/18 42 $89,513 -13% 367 $244   $32,473,552 12
1996/10/25 34 $132,865 +48% 283 $469   $32,606,417 13
1996/11/01 34 $136,766 +3% 264 $518   $32,743,183 14
1996/11/08 39 $119,132 -13% 200 $596   $32,862,315 15
1996/11/15 37 $97,083 -19% 157 $618   $32,959,398 16
1996/11/22 40 $65,862 -32% 135 $488   $33,025,260 17

Weekly US DVD Sales

DateRankUnits this Week% ChangeTotal UnitsSpending this WeekTotal SpendingWeeks in Release
8/9/20092645,817 45,817$343,169$343,169629
10/11/20091940,652 86,469$301,231$644,401638
10/25/20092423,322 125,217$174,682$934,623640
1/10/20102333,800 339,021$313,664$2,655,212651
1/17/20102235,845+6% 374,866$358,092$3,013,304652
1/24/20102822,783-36% 397,649$227,602$3,240,906653
2/28/20101743,080 500,710$381,258$4,184,895658
3/7/20102227,894-35% 528,604$262,761$4,447,657659
7/11/20102620,211 707,838$161,486$5,882,819677
7/18/20102532,164+59% 740,002$254,739$6,137,558678
8/22/20102124,814 791,282$173,450$6,522,471683
11/16/20143013,123 2,283,841$65,615$16,921,746904
8/2/20153011,405 2,645,555$54,174$18,724,325941
8/16/20152715,755 2,670,595$74,836$18,843,265943
9/27/20152910,546 2,727,279$50,094$19,112,676949
10/11/20153012,520 2,750,400$60,597$19,223,628951
2/14/20162222,189 2,920,680$106,285$20,037,450969
2/21/20162319,831-11% 2,940,511$98,163$20,135,613970
3/20/20162222,902 2,991,279$92,524$20,359,384974
3/27/20162319,119-17% 3,010,398$91,580$20,450,964975
4/3/20162316,816-12% 3,027,159$83,576$20,534,276976
5/29/2016298,990 3,082,910$36,859$20,809,622984
6/19/20162914,092 3,117,779$57,918$20,970,669987
7/31/2016309,907 3,169,326$49,535$21,234,847993
8/28/20162110,857 3,212,498$53,525$21,441,049997
1/22/20172210,327 3,412,990$41,205$22,347,0701,018
3/5/2017289,925 3,458,813$39,601$22,529,9041,024

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