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Rush Hour (1998)

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $141,186,864Details
International Box Office $104,113,136Details
Worldwide Box Office $245,300,000
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  2. News
  3. Box Office
  4. International
  5. Video Sales
  6. Cast & Crew
  7. Trailer

Metrics

Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists

RecordRankAmount
All Time Domestic Box Office (Rank 301-400) 371 $141,186,864
All Time International Box Office (Rank 701-800) 781 $104,113,136
All Time Worldwide Box Office (Rank 501-600) 552 $245,300,000

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: September 18th, 1998 (Wide) by New Line
Video Release: June 15th, 1999 by Warner Home Video
MPAA Rating: PG-13 for sequences of action/violence and shootings, and for language
Running Time: 98 minutes
Franchise: Rush Hour
Comparisons: vs. Men in Black
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Keywords: Kidnap, Buddy Cop, Buddy Comedy
Source:Original Screenplay
Genre:Action
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Contemporary Fiction
Production Companies: Arthur Sarkissian, Roger Birnbaum
Production Countries: United States

Ranking on other Records and Milestones

RecordRankAmountChart
Date
Days In
Release
Biggest Domestic 16th Weekend 77 $1,468,941 Jan 1, 1999 108
Biggest Domestic 15th Weekend 89 $1,551,791 Dec 25, 1998 101
Halloween (All Movies, 3-Day, Inflation Adjusted) 67 $7,209,911 Oct 30, 1998 45
Columbus Day (All Movies, 3-Day) 99 $8,247,411 Oct 16, 1998 31
Columbus Day (All Movies, 3-Day, Inflation Adjusted) 75 $15,650,737 Oct 16, 1998 31
Fastest to $100m 411 $100,377,677 Oct 9, 1998 26
Fastest to $50m 451 $58,250,000 Sep 25, 1998 9
Biggest Domestic September Weekend 12 $33,001,803 Sep 18, 1998 3
Top New Line Weekend Domestic 14 $33,001,803 Sep 18, 1998 3
Biggest Domestic September Day 21 $13,385,000 Sep 19, 1998 2

Cast

   Detective Inspector Lee
   Detective James Carter
Tom Wilkinson    Thomas Griffin
Elizabeth Pena    Tania Johnson
Tzi Ma    Consul Han
Julia Hsu    Soo Yung
Philip Baker Hall    Capt. Diel
Christopher Penn    Clive Cod
Ken Leung    Sang

Production and Technical Credits

Director   
Screenwriter    Jim Kauf
Screenwriter    Ross Lamanna
Story Creator    Ross Lamanna
Producer    Roger Birnbaum
Producer    Arthur Sarkissian
Producer    Jonathan Glickman
Executive Producer    Jay Stern
Co-Executive Producer    Leon Dudevoir
Cinematographer    Adam Greenberg
Editor    Mark Helfrich
Composer    Lalo Schifrin
Music Supervisor    Gary Jones
Production Designer    Robb Wilson King
Art Director    Thomas Fichter
Costume Designer    Sharen Davis
Sound Mixer    Kim H. Ornitz
Stunt Coordinator    Terry Leonard
Stunt Coordinator    Jackie Chan
Casting Director    Matthew Barry
Casting Director    Nancy Green-Keyes
Re-recording Mixer    Tim Chau
Sound Designer    Tim Chau
Supervising Sound Editor    Tim Chau

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Domestic Cumulative Box Office Records


Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossWeek
1998/09/18 1 $33,001,803   2,638 $12,510   $33,001,803 1
1998/09/25 1 $21,202,929 -36% 2,643 $8,022   $64,037,138 2
1998/10/02 3 $14,492,122 -32% 2,701 $5,365   $84,014,663 3
1998/10/09 2 $11,105,465 -23% 2,701 $4,112   $98,382,886 4
1998/10/16 4 $8,247,411 -26% 2,724 $3,028   $109,911,590 5
1998/10/23 6 $5,860,347 -29% 2,602 $2,252   $117,284,969 6
1998/10/30 6 $3,799,380 -35% 2,402 $1,582   $122,428,446 7
1998/11/06 10 $3,322,424 -13% 2,043 $1,626   $127,044,896 8
1998/11/13 11 $1,866,524 -44% 1,615 $1,156   $129,829,673 9
1998/11/20 15 $974,764 -48% 1,229 $793   $131,219,124 10
1998/11/27 23 $457,318 -53% 611 $748   $132,009,605 11
1998/12/04 23 $296,287 -35% 408 $726   $132,434,079 12
1998/12/11 25 $281,260 -5% 410 $686   $132,785,204 13
1998/12/18 27 $228,084 -19% 332 $687   $133,072,703 14
1998/12/25 16 $1,551,791 +580% 1,014 $1,530   $134,772,462 15
1999/01/01 15 $1,468,941 -5% 1,016 $1,446   $137,534,276 16
1999/01/08 18 $837,765 -43% 783 $1,070   $139,043,657 17
1999/01/15 22 $527,613 -37% 479 $1,101   $139,897,997 18
1999/01/22 26 $384,540 -27% 441 $872   $140,382,040 19
1999/01/29 30 $269,986 -30% 427 $632   $140,754,711 20
1999/02/05 35 $142,059 -47% 314 $452   $140,975,590 21
1999/02/12 44 $75,419 -47% 157 $480   $141,090,975 22
1999/02/19 48 $48,028 -36% 120 $400   $141,153,686 23

Daily Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1998/09/18 1 $10,000,000   2,638 $3,791   $10,000,000 1
1998/09/19 1 $13,385,000 +34% 2,638 $5,074   $23,385,000 2
1998/09/20 1 $9,883,000 -26% 2,638 $3,746   $33,002,000 3
1998/09/21 1 $3,164,290 -68% 2,638 $1,200   $36,166,093 4
1998/09/22 1 $2,917,516 -8% 2,638 $1,106   $39,083,609 5
1998/09/23 1 $2,072,669 -29% 2,638 $786   $41,156,278 6
1998/09/24 1 $2,007,324 -3% 2,638 $761   $43,163,602 7
1998/09/25 1 $6,150,000 +206% 2,643 $2,327   $49,314,000 8
1998/09/26 1 $8,936,000 +45% 2,643 $3,381   $58,250,000 9
1998/09/27 1 $5,787,000 -35% 2,643 $2,190   $64,037,000 10
1998/09/28 1 $1,277,550 -78% 2,643 $483   $65,314,688 11
1998/09/29 1 $1,570,346 +23% 2,643 $594   $66,885,034 12
1998/09/30 1 $1,515,098 -4% 2,643 $573   $68,400,132 13
1998/10/01 1 $1,227,600 -19% 2,643 $464   $69,627,732 14
1998/10/02 3 $4,050,000 +230% 2,701 $1,499   $73,678,000 15
1998/10/03 2 $6,655,000 +64% 2,701 $2,464   $80,333,000 16
1998/10/04 3 $3,860,000 -42% 2,701 $1,429   $84,015,000 17
1998/10/05 3 $820,940 -79% 2,701 $304   $84,835,603 18
1998/10/06 3 $929,373 +13% 2,701 $344   $85,764,976 19
1998/10/07 3 $766,532 -18% 2,701 $284   $86,531,508 20
1998/10/08 3 $868,896 +13% 2,701 $322   $87,400,404 21
1998/10/09 3 $3,035,000 +249% 2,701 $1,124   $90,435,000 22
1998/10/10 2 $4,960,000 +63% 2,701 $1,836   $95,272,000 23
1998/10/11 2 $3,110,886 -37% 2,701 $1,152   $98,382,886 24
1998/10/12 2 $1,311,902 -58% 2,701 $486   $99,694,788 25
1998/10/13 3 $682,889 -48% 2,701 $253   $100,377,677 26
1998/10/14 3 $603,399 -12% 2,701 $223   $100,981,076 27
1998/10/15 3 $663,707 +10% 2,701 $246   $101,844,783 28
1998/10/16 5 $2,285,000 +244% 2,724 $839   $103,949,000 29
1998/10/17 4 $3,560,000 +56% 2,724 $1,307   $107,509,000 30
1998/10/18 5 $2,129,000 -40% 2,724 $782   $109,912,000 31
1998/10/19 5 $500,199 -77% 2,724 $184   $110,411,789 32
1998/10/20 6 $517,871 +4% 2,724 $190   $110,929,660 33
1998/10/21 5 $443,786 -14% 2,724 $163   $111,373,446 34
1998/10/22 5 $511,155 +15% 2,724 $188   $111,884,601 35
1998/10/23 6 $1,675,000 +228% 2,602 $644   $113,100,000 36
1998/10/24 5 $2,815,000 +68% 2,602 $1,082   $115,915,000 37
1998/10/25 6 $1,507,000 -46% 2,602 $579   $117,284,969 38
1998/10/26 6 $354,459 -76% 2,602 $136   $117,639,425 39
1998/10/27 5 $385,976 +9% 2,602 $148   $118,025,404 40
1998/10/28 5 $342,972 -11% 2,602 $132   $118,368,376 41
1998/11/01 5 $1,237,000   2,402 $515   $122,428,000 45
1998/11/02 5 $333,958 -73% 2,402 $139   $122,762,404 46
1998/11/03 5 $392,183 +17% 2,402 $163   $123,154,587 47
1998/11/04 6 $289,156 -26% 2,402 $120   $123,443,743 48
1998/11/05 6 $316,290 +9% 2,402 $132   $123,760,033 49
1998/11/06 10 $1,030,000 +226% 2,043 $504   $124,752,000 50
1998/11/07 9 $1,525,000 +48% 2,043 $746   $126,277,000 51
1998/11/08 10 $702,000 -54% 2,043 $344   $127,044,896 52
1998/11/09 10 $164,341 -77% 2,043 $80   $127,209,237 53
1998/11/10 9 $246,230 +50% 2,043 $121   $127,455,467 54
1998/11/11 8 $395,072 +60% 2,043 $193   $127,850,539 55
1998/11/12 10 $179,127 -55% 2,043 $88   $128,029,666 56

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossWeek
1998/09/18 1 $42,834,209   2,638 $16,237   $42,834,209 1
1998/09/25 1 $26,688,332 -38% 2,643 $10,098   $69,522,541 2
1998/10/02 3 $17,754,880 -33% 2,701 $6,573   $87,277,421 3
1998/10/09 3 $14,386,758 -19% 2,701 $5,326   $101,664,179 4
1998/10/16 5 $9,760,443 -32% 2,724 $3,583   $111,424,622 5
1998/10/23 6 $7,204,444 -26% 2,602 $2,769   $118,629,066 6
1998/10/30 5 $5,093,406 -29% 2,402 $2,120   $123,722,472 7
1998/11/06 10 $4,240,677 -17% 2,043 $2,076   $127,963,149 8
1998/11/13 11 $2,281,211 -46% 1,615 $1,413   $130,244,360 9
1998/11/20 16 $1,307,927 -43% 1,229 $1,064   $131,552,287 10
1998/11/27 23 $585,505 -55% 611 $958   $132,137,792 11
1998/12/04 23 $366,152 -37% 408 $897   $132,503,944 12
1998/12/11 26 $340,675 -7% 410 $831   $132,844,619 13
1998/12/18 26 $376,052 +10% 332 $1,133   $133,220,671 14
1998/12/25 15 $2,844,664 +656% 1,014 $2,805   $136,065,335 15
1999/01/01 15 $2,140,557 -25% 1,016 $2,107   $138,205,892 16
1999/01/08 18 $1,164,492 -46% 783 $1,487   $139,370,384 17
1999/01/15 22 $627,116 -46% 479 $1,309   $139,997,500 18
1999/01/22 25 $487,225 -22% 441 $1,105   $140,484,725 19
1999/01/29 30 $348,806 -28% 427 $817   $140,833,531 20
1999/02/05 35 $182,025 -48% 314 $580   $141,015,556 21
1999/02/12 44 $90,102 -51% 157 $574   $141,105,658 22

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