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Quiz Show (1994)

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $24,787,282Details
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Metrics

Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists

RecordRankAmount
All Time Domestic Box Office (Rank 2,901-3,000) 2,998 $24,787,282
All Time Worldwide Box Office (Rank 3,901-4,000) 3,966 $24,787,282

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


Movie Details

Domestic Releases: September 14th, 1994 (Limited) by Walt Disney
MPAA Rating: PG-13 for some strong language
Comparisons: vs. A River Runs Through It
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Keywords: TV Industry
Source:Based on Fiction Book/Short Story
Genre:Drama
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Dramatization
Production Countries: United States

Ranking on other Records and Milestones

RecordRankAmountChart
Date
Days In
Release
Biggest Domestic 32nd Weekend 84 $41,904 Apr 21, 1995 222
Biggest Domestic 30th Weekend 78 $73,644 Apr 7, 1995 208
Biggest Domestic 29th Weekend 60 $157,544 Mar 31, 1995 201
Biggest Domestic 24th Weekend 58 $511,816 Feb 24, 1995 166
Biggest Domestic 23rd Weekend 36 $1,027,618 Feb 17, 1995 159
Columbus Day (All Movies, 3-Day, Inflation Adjusted) 209 $6,894,771 Oct 7, 1994 26
Never Wide Domestic 55 $24,787,282 Sep 14, 1994 0

Cast

Ralph Fiennes    Charles Van Doren
Ethan Hawke    Student (uncredited)
Mira Sorvino    Sandra Goodwin
John Turturro    Herbie Stempel
Hank Azaria    Albert Freedman
David Paymer    Dan Enright
Illeana Douglas    Woman at Book Party (Elizabeth)
William Fichtner    Stage Manager
Calista Flockhart    Barnard Girl
Barry Levinson    Dave Garroway
Paul Guilfoyle    Lishman
Griffin Dunne    Account Guy
Rob Morrow    Dick Goodwin
Christopher McDonald    Jack Barry
Paul Scofield    Mark Van Doren
Martin Scorsese    Martin Rittenhome

Production and Technical Credits

Director   
Composer    Mark Isham
Assistant Sound Designer    Christopher Boyes

Domestic Cumulative Box Office Records


Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossWeek
1994/09/16 18 $757,714   27 $28,063   $792,366 1
1994/09/23 4 $2,925,602 +286% 219 $13,359   $4,098,362 2
1994/09/30 5 $3,365,119 +15% 439 $7,665   $8,430,084 3
1994/10/07 7 $3,160,749 -6% 822 $3,845   $12,565,785 4
1994/10/14 10 $2,148,473 -32% 822 $2,614   $15,738,644 5
1994/10/21 11 $1,563,145 -27% 714 $2,189   $17,918,825 6
1994/10/28 15 $948,292 -39% 577 $1,643   $19,301,923 7
1994/11/04 17 $735,199 -22% 537 $1,369   $20,338,682 8
1994/11/11 20 $441,524 -40% 308 $1,434   $20,988,577 9
1994/12/09 37 $54,739   67 $817   $21,707,245 13
1994/12/16 44 $39,690 -27% 45 $882   $21,764,076 14
1994/12/23 54 $29,534 -26% 25 $1,181   $21,815,795 15
1994/12/30 55 $29,772 +1% 21 $1,418   $21,854,889 16
1995/02/17 15 $1,027,618   422 $2,435   $23,055,295 23
1995/02/24 19 $511,816 -50% 352 $1,454   $23,744,736 24
1995/03/03 36 $155,836 -70% 123 $1,267   $24,020,002 25
1995/03/10 43 $110,732 -29% 114 $971   $24,170,527 26
1995/03/17 49 $72,241 -35% 100 $722   $24,274,102 27
1995/03/24 50 $47,820 -34% 60 $797   $24,342,899 28
1995/03/31 30 $157,544 +229% 241 $654   $24,518,065 29
1995/04/07 42 $73,644 -53% 115 $640   $24,651,358 30
1995/04/21 50 $41,904   72 $582   $24,775,084 32

Daily Box Office Performance

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossWeek
1994/09/16 10 $1,138,108   27 $42,152   $1,172,760 2
1994/09/23 4 $3,892,205 +242% 219 $17,773   $5,064,965 3
1994/09/30 5 $4,340,071 +12% 439 $9,886   $9,405,036 4
1994/10/07 6 $4,185,135 -4% 822 $5,091   $13,590,171 5
1994/10/14 9 $2,765,509 -34% 822 $3,364   $16,355,680 6
1994/10/21 11 $1,997,951 -28% 714 $2,798   $18,353,631 7
1994/10/28 15 $1,249,852 -37% 577 $2,166   $19,603,483 8
1994/11/04 16 $943,570 -25% 537 $1,757   $20,547,053 9
1994/12/09 38 $71,880   67 $1,073   $21,724,386 14
1994/12/16 41 $61,875 -14% 45 $1,375   $21,786,261 15
1994/12/23 56 $38,856 -37% 25 $1,554   $21,825,117 16
1995/02/17 15 $1,205,243   422 $2,856   $23,232,920 24
1995/02/24 19 $631,246 -48% 352 $1,793   $23,864,166 25
1995/03/03 35 $195,629 -69% 123 $1,590   $24,059,795 26
1995/03/10 41 $142,066 -27% 114 $1,246   $24,201,861 27
1995/03/17 45 $93,218 -34% 100 $932   $24,295,079 28
1995/03/24 44 $65,442 -30% 60 $1,091   $24,360,521 29
1995/03/31 30 $217,193 +232% 241 $901   $24,577,714 30

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