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The Muse (1999)

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $11,614,954Details
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Metrics

Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists

RecordRankAmount
All Time Domestic Box Office (Rank 4,501-4,600) 4,556 $11,614,954
All Time Worldwide Box Office (Rank 5,801-5,900) 5,814 $11,614,954
All Time Domestic Box Office for Comedy Movies (Rank 901-1,000) 986 $11,614,954
All Time Worldwide Box Office for Comedy Movies (Rank 1,201-1,300) 1,202 $11,614,954

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: August 27th, 1999 (Wide) by October Films
Video Release: August 1st, 2000 by Universal Home Entertainment
MPAA Rating: PG-13 for brief nudity
Running Time: 97 minutes
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Source:Original Screenplay
Genre:Comedy
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Contemporary Fiction
Production Companies: Crosby Films
Production Countries: United States

Ranking on other Records and Milestones

RecordRankAmountChart
Date
Days In
Release
Labor Day (All Movies, 3-Day, Inflation Adjusted) 288 $6,095,973 Sep 3, 1999 10
Labor Day (All Movies, 4-Day, Fri-Mon, Inflation Adjusted) 167 $7,374,011 Sep 3, 1999 10

Leading Cast

   Steven Phillips
   Sarah
   Laura Phillips

Supporting Cast

Jeff Bridges    Jack Warrick
Mark Feuerstein    Josh Martin
Steven Wright    Stan Spielberg
Bradley Whitford    Hal
Mario Opinato    European Man
Dakin Matthews    Dr. Jacobson
Concetta Tomei    Nurse Rennert
Monica Mikala    Julie Phillips
Jamie Alexis    Mary Phillips
Marnie Shelton    Jennifer
Catherine MacNeal    Anne
Skip O'Brien    Universal Studio Guard
Aude Charles    Spielberg Secretary
Ange Billman    Spielberg Secretary #2
Gannon Daniels    Spielberg Secretary #3
Jennie Ventriss    Older Secretary
Bobby Edner    Boy at Sarah's House
Stacy Travis    Phyllis
Michelle Crosby Jones    Tiffany Saleswoman
Paul C. Jensen    Four Seasons Porter
Steve Valentine    Four Seasons Hotel Security
Greg Grunberg    Four Seasons Hotel Security
Alexandra Kaplan    Rob Reiner's Daughter
Steven Anthony Lawrence    Rob Reiner's Son
Jill Tobin    Female Attendant
Walter Williamson    Bruno
A.J. Orta    Boy in Cookie Store

Cameos

Cybill Shepherd    Herself
Lorenzo Lamas    Himself
Jennifer Tilly    Herself
James Cameron    Himself
Rob Reiner    Himself
Wolfgang Puck    Himself
James Cameron    Himself
Martin Scorsese    Himself

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

Production and Technical Credits

   Director
Albert Brooks    Screenwriter
Monica Johnson    Screenwriter
Herb Nanas    Producer
Barry Berg    Executive Producer
Dina Lipton    Production Designer
Peter Teschner    Editor
Elton John    Composer
Thomas Ackerman    Director of Photography
Daniel Silverberg    Assistant Director
Barry Berg    Unit Production Manager
Kevin E. Landry    Production Supervisor
Marc Dabe    Art Director
Anne D. McCulley    Set Decorator
Betsy Cox    Costume Designer
Linda Matthews    Costume Supervisor
Kim H. Ornitz    Sound Mixer
Gary Bourgeois    Re-recording Mixer
Myron Nettinga    Re-recording Mixer
Michael J. Benavente    Supervising Sound Editor
John Joseph Thomas    Sound Effects Editor
Hugo Weng    Dialogue Editor
Mike Chock    Dialogue Editor
Michael T. Ryan*    Music Editor
Nina Kraft    Make up
Linda Arnold-Smyth*    Hairstylist
Bonnie Greenberg    Music Supervisor
Bernie Taupin    Song Writer
Victoria Burrows    Casting Director
Scot Boland    Additional Casting

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
1999/08/27 10 $3,926,825   1,263 $3,109   $3,926,825 1
1999/09/03 10 $3,452,346 -12% 1,263 $2,733   $8,592,473 2
1999/09/10 14 $1,076,083 -69% 1,002 $1,074   $10,153,910 3
1999/09/17 17 $550,531 -49% 655 $841   $11,075,772 4
1999/09/24 36 $148,497 -73% 343 $433   $11,410,464 5
1999/10/01 62 $40,565 -73% 98 $414   $11,509,671 6
1999/10/08 63 $23,619 -42% 51 $463   $11,549,317 7
1999/10/15 85 $7,874 -67% 29 $272   $11,567,880 8
1999/10/22 79 $12,359 +57% 5 $2,472   $11,583,727 9
1999/10/29 78 $8,616 -30% 21 $410   $11,599,184 10
1999/11/05 95 $4,948 -43% 13 $381   $11,609,757 11
1999/11/12 96 $1,451 -71% 3 $484   $11,614,236 12

Daily Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1999/08/27 9 $1,178,000   1,259 $936   $1,178,000 1
1999/08/28 9 $1,508,000 +28% 1,259 $1,198   $2,686,000 2
1999/08/29 10 $978,000 -35% 1,262 $775   $3,926,825 3
1999/08/30 10 $344,294 -65% 1,263 $273   $4,271,110 4
1999/08/31 9 $333,664 -3% 1,263 $264   $4,604,782 5
1999/09/01 11 $280,329 -16% 1,263 $222   $4,885,111 6
1999/09/02 11 $264,537 -6% 1,263 $209   $5,136,648 7
1999/09/03 10 $658,000 +149% 1,263 $521   $5,795,000 8
1999/09/04 9 $996,000 +51% 1,263 $789   $6,791,000 9
1999/09/05 11 $948,000 -5% 1,262 $751   $7,739,000 10
1999/09/06 13 $723,794 -24% 1,263 $573   $8,592,473 11
1999/09/07 12 $170,021 -77% 1,263 $135   $8,762,494 12
1999/09/08 11 $150,564 -11% 1,263 $119   $8,913,058 13
1999/09/09 11 $146,696 -3% 1,263 $116   $9,059,754 14
1999/09/10 14 $310,000 +111% 1,263 $245   $9,370,000 15
1999/09/11 13 $479,000 +55% 1,002 $478   $9,842,000 16
1999/09/12 15 $251,000 -48% 1,002 $250   $10,154,000 17
1999/09/13 14 $75,530 -70% 1,002 $75   $10,229,440 18
1999/09/14 13 $92,161 +22% 1,002 $92   $10,321,601 19
1999/09/15 12 $98,685 +7% 1,002 $98   $10,420,286 20
1999/09/16 12 $97,626 -1% 1,002 $97   $10,517,912 21
1999/09/17 15 $163,000 +67% 657 $248   $10,681,000 22
1999/09/18 15 $249,000 +53% 657 $379   $10,930,000 23
1999/09/20 18 $45,623   655 $70   $11,121,395 25
1999/09/21 17 $46,630 +2% 655 $71   $11,168,025 26
1999/09/22 17 $44,289 -5% 655 $68   $11,212,314 27
1999/09/23 16 $44,000 -1% 655 $67   $11,256,314 28

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossWeek
1999/08/27 10 $5,140,127   1,263 $4,070   $5,140,127 1
1999/09/03 11 $3,937,700 -23% 1,263 $3,118   $9,077,827 2
1999/09/10 14 $1,447,414 -63% 1,002 $1,445   $10,525,241 3
1999/09/17 17 $736,726 -49% 655 $1,125   $11,261,967 4
1999/09/24 37 $207,139 -72% 343 $604   $11,469,106 5
1999/10/01 54 $56,592 -73% 98 $577   $11,525,698 6
1999/10/08 64 $34,308 -39% 51 $673   $11,560,006 7
1999/10/15 85 $11,362 -67% 29 $392   $11,571,368 8
1999/10/22 73 $19,200 +69% 5 $3,840   $11,590,568 9
1999/10/29 76 $14,241 -26% 21 $678   $11,604,809 10
1999/11/05 84 $7,976 -44% 13 $614   $11,612,785 11
1999/11/12 93 $2,169 -73% 3 $723   $11,614,954 12

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