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Menace II Society (1993)

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $27,731,527Details
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  2. News
  3. Box Office
  4. International
  5. Video Sales
  6. Cast & Crew
  7. Trailer


Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists

All Time Domestic Box Office (Rank 2,701-2,800) 2,772 $27,731,527
All Time Worldwide Box Office (Rank 3,701-3,800) 3,720 $27,731,527
All Time Domestic Box Office for R Movies (Rank 801-900) 872 $27,731,527
All Time Worldwide Box Office for R Movies (Rank 1,101-1,200) 1,163 $27,731,527

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

Movie Details

Production Budget:$3,500,000
Domestic Releases: May 26th, 1993 (Limited) by New Line
MPAA Rating: R for strong violence, drug use and language.
R for strong bloody violence, drug use and pervasive language (Director's Cut)
Running Time: 97 minutes
Comparisons: vs. Hobo with a Shotgun
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Keywords: African-American
Source:Original Screenplay
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Contemporary Fiction
Production Companies: Katja Productions
Production Countries: United States

Ranking on other Records and Milestones

Days In
Memorial Day (All Movies, 3-Day, Inflation Adjusted) 178 $8,254,294 May 28, 1993 5
Memorial Day (Opening, 3-Day) 83 $3,839,638 May 28, 1993 5
Memorial Day (Opening, 3-Day, Inflation Adjusted) 81 $8,254,294 May 28, 1993 5
Never Wide Domestic 42 $27,731,527 May 26, 1993 0


Jada Pinkett Smith    Ronnie
Bill Duke    Detective
Charles S. Dutton    Mr. Butler
Larenz Tate    O-Dog
Arnold Johnson    Grandpapa
MC Eiht    A-Wax
Marilyn Coleman    Grandmama
Vonte Sweet    Sharif
Clifton Powell    Chauncy
Glenn Plummer    Pernell
Pooh Man    Doc
Julian Roy Doster    Anthony
June Kyoko Lu    Grocery Store Woman
Toshi Toda    Grocery Store Man
Anthony Johnson    Tony
Brandon Hammond    Five-year Old Caine
Reginald Ballard    Clyde
Khandi Alexander    Karen Lawson
Eugene Lee    Man
James Pickens, Jr.    Man
Nancy Cheryl Davis    Teacher
Saafir Saafir    Harold Lawson
Ryan Williams    Stacy
Cynthia Calhoun    Jackee
Garen Holman    Junior
Joy Matthews    Nurse #1
Todd Anthony Shaw    Lew-Loc
Christopher M. Brown    Lloyd
Stacy Arnell    Deena
Dwayne Barnes    Basehead
Ian Davids    Insurance Man
Alvin Mears    K9 Police Officer
Robert R. Gonzalez    Car Dealer
Martin Davis    Car-jack Victim
Erin Leshawn Wiley    Ilena
Charles J. Grube    Officer Fassel
Mike Kelly    Officer Gadd
Rolando Molina    Vato
Clifton Gonzalez Gonzalez    Vato
Tony Valentino    Vato
Danny Villarreal    Vato
Yo Yo    Girl at Party
Samuel Monroe Jr.    Ilena's Cousin

Production and Technical Credits

Screenwriter    Tyger Williams
Story Creator    Allen Hughes
Story Creator    Albert Hughes
Story Creator    Tyger Williams
Producer    Darin Scott
Executive Producer    Kevin Moreton
Production Designer    Penny Barrett
Editor    Christopher Koefoed
Composer    QD III
Director of Photography    Lisa Rinzler
Co-Producer    Allen Hughes
Co-Producer    Albert Hughes
Co-Producer    Tyger Williams
Line Producer    Michael Bennett
Assistant Director    Tyrone L. Mason
Unit Production Manager    Leon Dudevoir
Set Decorator    Adel A. Mazen
Special Effects Supervisor    Frank Ceglia
Costume Designer    Sylvia Vega-Vasquez
Costume Supervisor    Guillermo Perez
Sound Mixer    Veda Campbell
Re-recording Mixer    Ken Teaney
Re-recording Mixer    Scott Ganary
Re-recording Mixer    Tony Sereno
Supervisor    Steven D. Williams
Sound Effects Editor    Tim Gedemer
Sound Effects Editor    Lance Brown
Sound Effects Editor    David Farmer
Dialogue Editor    Cathie Speakman
Dialogue Editor    Jim Brookshire
Music Editor    John LaSalandra
Make up    Kim D. Davis
Music Supervisor    Bonnie Greenberg
Music Supervisor    Jill Meyers
Casting Director    Tony Lee
Stunt Coordinator    Ousaun Elam

Domestic Cumulative Box Office Records

Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossWeek
1993/05/28 7 $3,839,638   464 $8,275   $4,583,676 1
1993/06/04 9 $3,305,770 -14% 513 $6,444   $9,002,755 2
1993/06/11 6 $2,634,648 -20% 540 $4,879   $12,861,517 3
1993/06/18 9 $2,015,097 -24% 570 $3,535   $15,922,015 4
1993/06/25 9 $1,769,776 -12% 581 $3,046   $18,605,731 5
1993/07/02 10 $1,646,064 -7% 552 $2,982   $20,873,934 6

Daily Box Office Performance

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossWeek
1993/05/28 7 $4,952,947   464 $10,674   $5,696,985 2
1993/06/04 9 $4,529,884 -9% 513 $8,830   $10,226,869 3
1993/06/11 6 $3,680,049 -19% 540 $6,815   $13,906,918 4
1993/06/18 9 $2,929,037 -20% 570 $5,139   $16,835,955 5
1993/06/25 7 $2,391,915 -18% 581 $4,117   $19,227,870 6