Sense and Sensibility

Rich Mr. Dashwood dies, leaving his second wife and her three daughters poor by the rules of inheritance. The two eldest daughters are the title opposites.

Grosses

Domestic (32.1%)
$43,182,776
Summary Details
DistributorSony Pictures Releasing
Opening$721,341
70 theaters
Release Date (Wide)Dec 15, 1995 (Jan 26, 1996)
MPAAPG
Running Time2 hr 16 min
GenresDrama Romance
In Release383 days/54 weeks
Widest Release1,054 theaters
DateRankWeekend %± LW TheatersChange AvgTo DateWeekend
Dec 15-1714$721,341-70-$10,304$721,3411
Dec 22-25
Christmas long wknd
20$883,863-70-$12,626$2,221,1751
Dec 29-Jan 1, 1996
New Year's long wknd
18$1,372,769-70-$19,610$4,347,817-
Jan 5-714$1,902,279-190-$10,011$6,709,0604
Jan 12-1414$1,837,671-3.4%203+13$9,052$9,345,1015
Jan 12-15
MLK wknd
14$2,203,356-203-$10,853$9,710,786-
Jan 19-2110$3,305,275+79.9%595+392$5,555$13,546,4956
Jan 26-288$2,907,705-12%608+13$4,782$17,918,3477
Feb 2-410$2,226,508-23.4%608-$3,662$21,164,1468
Feb 9-119$2,403,775+8%952+344$2,524$24,283,8979
Feb 16-189$3,022,623+25.7%1,054+102$2,867$28,564,48910
Feb 16-19
Presidents' Day wknd
9$3,615,098-1,054-$3,429$29,156,964-
Feb 23-2511$2,204,679-27.1%1,054-$2,091$32,305,69011
Mar 1-311$1,603,174-27.3%958-96$1,673$34,634,46612
Mar 8-1014$1,102,334-31.2%808-150$1,364$36,267,86013
Mar 22-2415$1,068,212-1,000-$1,068$39,011,24615
Mar 29-316$3,717,705+248%---$43,182,77616