Being John Malkovich

A puppeteer discovers a portal that leads literally into the head of movie star John Malkovich.

Grosses

Domestic (98.9%)
$22,863,596
Summary Details
DistributorUSA Films
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Runtime1 hr 53 min
Opening Weekend$637,721
25 theaters
GenresComedy Drama Fantasy
Release Date (Wide)Oct 29, 1999 (Dec 3, 1999)
Widest Release630 theaters
In Release430 days/61 weeks
DateDOW RankDaily %± YD %± LW TheatersAvgTo DateDay
Oct 31, 1999
Halloween
Sunday17$192,000--25$7,680$637,7213
Nov 1, 1999Monday15$89,571-53.3%-25$3,582$727,2924
Nov 2, 1999Tuesday15$96,582+7.8%-25$3,863$823,8745
Nov 3, 1999Wednesday14$89,944-6.9%-25$3,597$913,8186
Nov 4, 1999Thursday15$91,915+2.2%-25$3,676$1,023,6217
Nov 7, 1999Sunday11$515,000-+168.2%175$2,942$2,875,71410
Nov 8, 1999Monday11$164,657-68%+83.8%175$940$3,040,37111
Nov 9, 1999Tuesday11$198,330+20.5%+105.3%175$1,133$3,238,70112
Nov 10, 1999Wednesday13$222,506+12.2%+147.4%175$1,271$3,461,20713
Nov 11, 1999Thursday14$273,659+23%+197.7%175$1,563$3,757,24914
Nov 12, 1999Friday12$740,000+170.4%-467$1,584$4,497,24915
Nov 13, 1999Saturday13$980,000+32.4%-467$2,098$5,477,24916
Nov 14, 1999Sunday11$619,000-36.8%+20.2%467$1,325$6,094,59717
Nov 15, 1999Monday9$180,341-70.9%+9.5%467$386$6,274,93818
Nov 16, 1999Tuesday9$219,832+21.9%+10.8%467$470$6,494,77019
Nov 17, 1999Wednesday9$201,559-8.3%-9.4%467$431$6,696,32920
Nov 18, 1999Thursday9$197,971-1.8%-27.7%467$423$6,894,30021
Nov 19, 1999Friday10$543,000+174.3%-26.6%591$918$7,437,30022
Nov 20, 1999Saturday10$865,000+59.3%-11.7%591$1,463$8,302,30023
Nov 21, 1999Sunday10$483,000-44.2%-22%591$817$8,767,53324
Nov 22, 1999Monday10$164,495-65.9%-8.8%591$278$8,932,02825
Nov 23, 1999Tuesday9$255,850+55.5%+16.4%591$432$9,187,87826
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