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Small Soldiers (1998)

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $55,143,823Details
International Box Office $16,600,000Details
Worldwide Box Office $71,743,823
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Metrics

Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists

RecordRankAmount
All Time Domestic Box Office (Rank 1,401-1,500) 1,446 $55,143,823
All Time International Box Office (Rank 2,801-2,900) 2,851 $16,600,000
All Time Worldwide Box Office (Rank 1,801-1,900) 1,900 $71,743,823

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


Movie Details

Production Budget:$40,000,000
Domestic Releases: July 10th, 1998 (Wide) by Dreamworks SKG
MPAA Rating: PG-13 for some menacing action/violence and brief drug references
Running Time: 110 minutes
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Keywords: Living Toys
Source:Original Screenplay
Genre:Adventure
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Kids Fiction
Production Companies: DreamWorks Pictures, Universal Pictures, Mike Finnell
Production Countries: United States

Ranking on other Records and Milestones

RecordRankAmountChart
Date
Days In
Release
Fastest to $50m 1,258 $50,282,170 Aug 7, 1998 35

Cast

   Christy Fimple
   Alan Abernathy
   Larry Benson
   Phil Fimple
   Stuart Abernathy
   Gil Mars
David Cross    Irwin Wayfair
Ann Magnuson    Irene Abernathy
Wendy Schaal    Marion Fimple
Alexandra Wilson    Ms. Kegel
Dick Miller    Joe
Robert Picardo    Ralph
Tommy Lee Jones    Major Chip Hazard (voice)
Frank Langella    Archer (voice)
Ernest Borgnine    Kip Killagin (voice)
Jim Brown    Butch Meathook (voice)
Bruce Dern    Link Statis (voice)
George Kennedy    Brick Bazooka (voice)
Clint Walker    Nick Nitro
Christopher Guest    Slamfist/Scratch-It
Michael McKean    Insaniac/Freakenstein
Harry Shearer    Punch-It
Sarah Michelle Gellar    Gwendy Doll
Christina Ricci    Gwendy Doll
Archie Hahn   
Jonathan Bouck   
Jim Cummings    Ocula
Rance Howard    Husband
Cheri Oteri    Globotech Telephone Operator

Production and Technical Credits

Director   
Producer    Mike Finnell
Producer    Colin Wilson
Executive Producer    Walter F. Parkes
Co-Producer    Paul Deason
Cinematographer    Jamie Anderson
Editor    Marshall Harvey
Composer    Jerry Goldsmith
Production Designer    William Sandell
Art Director    Mark Mansbridge
Set Decorator    Rosemary Brandenberg
Costume Designer    Carole Brown-James
Sound Mixer    Ken King
Animation Supervisor    David Andrews
Visual Effects Supervisor    Stefen Fangmeier
Benita Allen-Honess    Benita Allen
Casting Director    Denise Chamian

Domestic Cumulative Box Office Records


Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossWeek
1998/07/10 3 $14,047,592   2,539 $5,533   $14,047,592 1
1998/07/17 6 $8,647,813 -38% 2,613 $3,310   $30,316,347 2
1998/07/24 9 $5,317,546 -39% 2,512 $2,117   $40,491,053 3
1998/07/31 13 $2,838,688 -47% 1,701 $1,669   $46,204,269 4
1998/08/07 12 $1,551,000 -45% 1,249 $1,242   $49,380,902 5
1998/08/14 16 $921,369 -41% 925 $996   $51,203,539 6
1998/08/21 23 $431,729 -53% 607 $711   $52,089,097 7
1998/08/28 33 $335,408 -22% 535 $627   $52,638,340 8
1998/09/04 29 $624,560 +86% 1,004 $622   $52,753,599 9
1998/09/11 35 $209,512 -66% 534 $392   $53,653,461 10
1998/09/18 38 $123,631 -41% 0     $53,810,759 11
1998/09/25 44 $111,268 -10% 0     $53,955,614 12
1998/10/09 50 $45,736   0     $54,103,327 14
1998/10/16 36 $104,019 +127% 0     $54,349,697 15
1998/10/23 43 $75,934 -27% 205 $370   $54,452,676 16

Daily Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1998/07/10 3 $4,785,000   2,539 $1,885   $4,785,000 1
1998/07/11 3 $5,060,000 +6% 2,539 $1,993   $9,845,000 2
1998/07/12 3 $3,964,000 -22% 2,539 $1,561   $14,048,000 3
1998/07/13 3 $1,960,243 -51% 2,539 $772   $16,007,835 4
1998/07/14 3 $2,036,124 +4% 2,539 $802   $18,043,959 5
1998/07/15 4 $1,845,165 -9% 2,539 $727   $19,889,124 6
1998/07/16 4 $1,779,410 -4% 2,539 $701   $21,668,534 7
1998/07/17 6 $2,550,000 +43% 2,613 $976   $24,219,000 8
1998/07/18 6 $3,380,000 +33% 2,613 $1,294   $27,599,000 9
1998/07/19 6 $2,678,000 -21% 2,613 $1,025   $30,316,347 10
1998/07/20 6 $1,243,705 -54% 2,613 $476   $31,560,052 11
1998/07/21 6 $1,268,549 +2% 2,613 $485   $32,828,601 12
1998/07/22 6 $1,171,380 -8% 2,613 $448   $33,999,981 13
1998/07/23 6 $1,173,526 n/c 2,613 $449   $35,173,507 14
1998/07/24 9 $1,475,000 +26% 2,512 $587   $36,649,000 15
1998/07/25 9 $2,100,000 +42% 2,512 $836   $38,749,000 16
1998/07/26 9 $1,625,000 -23% 2,512 $647   $40,491,053 17
1998/07/27 9 $730,125 -55% 2,512 $291   $41,221,178 18
1998/07/28 9 $773,165 +6% 2,512 $308   $41,994,343 19
1998/07/30 10 $682,114   2,512 $272   $43,365,581 21

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossWeek
1998/07/10 3 $21,668,534   2,539 $8,534   $21,668,534 1
1998/07/17 6 $13,504,973 -38% 2,613 $5,168   $35,173,507 2
1998/07/24 9 $8,192,074 -39% 2,512 $3,261   $43,365,581 3
1998/07/31 13 $4,464,321 -46% 1,701 $2,625   $47,829,902 4
1998/08/07 12 $2,452,268 -45% 1,249 $1,963   $50,282,170 5
1998/08/14 17 $1,375,198 -44% 925 $1,487   $51,657,368 6
1998/08/21 24 $645,564 -53% 607 $1,064   $52,302,932 7
1998/09/04 20 $1,314,910   1,004 $1,310   $53,443,949 9
1998/09/11 36 $243,179 -82% 534 $455   $53,687,128 10
1998/09/18 40 $157,218 -35% 0     $53,844,346 11
1998/10/09 31 $188,087   0     $54,245,678 14
1998/10/16 35 $131,064 -30% 0     $54,376,742 15

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