Evita

The hit musical based on the life of Evita Duarte, a B-picture Argentinian actress who eventually became the wife of Argentinian president Juan Perón, and the most beloved and hated woman in Argentina.

Grosses

Domestic (35.5%)
$50,047,179
Summary Details
DistributorWalt Disney Studios
Opening$195,085
2 theaters
Budget$55,000,000
Release Date (Wide)Dec 25, 1996 (Jan 10, 1997) - May 8, 1997
MPAAPG
Running Time2 hr 15 min
GenresBiography Drama History Musical
In Release372 days/53 weeks
Widest Release1,045 theaters
DateDOW RankDaily %± YD %± LW TheatersAvgTo DateDay
Dec 25, 1996
Christmas Day
Wednesday2$71,308--2$35,654$71,3081
Dec 26, 1996Thursday2$68,047-4.6%-2$34,023$139,3552
Dec 27, 1996Friday2$64,712-4.9%-2$32,356$204,0673
Dec 28, 1996Saturday2$69,008+6.6%-2$34,504$273,0754
Dec 29, 1996Sunday2$61,365-11.1%-2$30,682$334,4405
Dec 30, 1996Monday2$63,409+3.3%-2$31,704$397,8496
Dec 31, 1996
New Year's Eve
Tuesday2$62,238-1.8%-2$31,119$460,0877
Jan 1, 1997
New Year's Day
Wednesday2$408,292+556%+472.6%22$18,558$868,3798
Jan 2, 1997Thursday2$292,698-28.3%+330.1%22$13,304$1,161,0779
Jan 3, 1997Friday2$346,238+18.3%+435%22$15,738$1,507,31510
Jan 4, 1997Saturday2$381,025+10%+452.1%22$17,319$1,888,34011
Jan 5, 1997Sunday2$337,397-11.5%+449.8%22$15,336$2,225,73712
Jan 6, 1997Monday2$161,957-52%+155.4%22$7,361$2,387,69413
Jan 7, 1997Tuesday2$160,691-0.8%+158.2%22$7,304$2,548,38514
Jan 8, 1997Wednesday2$161,667+0.6%-60.4%22$7,348$2,710,05215
Jan 9, 1997Thursday2$143,605-11.2%-50.9%22$6,527$2,853,65716
Jan 10, 1997Friday1$2,551,291+1,676.6%+636.9%704$3,623$5,404,94817
Jan 11, 1997Saturday1$3,624,973+42.1%+851.4%704$5,149$9,029,92118
Jan 12, 1997Sunday1$2,204,791-39.2%+553.5%704$3,131$11,234,71219
Jan 13, 1997Monday1$732,172-66.8%+352.1%704$1,040$11,966,88420
Jan 14, 1997Tuesday1$826,083+12.8%+414.1%704$1,173$12,792,96721
Jan 15, 1997Wednesday1$692,091-16.2%+328.1%704$983$13,485,05822
Jan 16, 1997Thursday1$669,747-3.2%+366.4%704$951$14,154,80523
Jan 17, 1997Friday1$1,838,613+174.5%-27.9%923$1,991$15,993,41824
Jan 18, 1997Saturday1$3,204,505+74.3%-11.6%923$3,471$19,197,92325
Jan 19, 1997Sunday1$2,485,890-22.4%+12.7%923$2,693$21,683,81326
Jan 20, 1997
MLK Day
Monday1$1,389,175-44.1%+89.7%923$1,505$23,072,98827
Jan 21, 1997Tuesday1$730,189-47.4%-11.6%923$791$23,803,17728
Jan 22, 1997Wednesday1$625,393-14.4%-9.6%923$677$24,428,57029
Jan 23, 1997Thursday1$621,295-0.7%-7.2%923$673$25,049,86530
Jan 24, 1997Friday2$1,401,808+125.6%-23.8%1,016$1,379$26,451,67331
Jan 25, 1997Saturday2$2,747,430+96%-14.3%1,016$2,704$29,199,10332
Jan 26, 1997Sunday1$1,266,653-53.9%-49%1,016$1,246$30,465,75633
Jan 27, 1997Monday1$398,897-68.5%-71.3%1,016$392$30,864,65334
Jan 28, 1997Tuesday1$566,095+41.9%-22.5%1,016$557$31,430,74835
Jan 29, 1997Wednesday1$482,245-14.8%-22.9%1,016$474$31,912,99336
Jan 30, 1997Thursday1$462,629-4.1%-25.5%1,016$455$32,375,62237
Jan 31, 1997Friday2$1,120,804+142.3%-20%1,038$1,079$33,496,42638
Feb 1, 1997Saturday2$2,044,247+82.4%-25.6%1,038$1,969$35,540,67339
Feb 2, 1997Sunday1$1,209,580-40.8%-4.5%1,038$1,165$36,750,25340
Feb 3, 1997Monday1$269,386-77.7%-32.5%1,038$259$37,019,63941
Feb 4, 1997Tuesday1$364,823+35.4%-35.6%1,038$351$37,384,46242
Feb 5, 1997Wednesday1$304,995-16.4%-36.8%1,038$293$37,689,45743
Feb 6, 1997Thursday1$303,344-0.5%-34.4%1,038$292$37,992,80144
Feb 7, 1997Friday2$768,851+153.5%-31.4%1,045$735$38,761,65245
Feb 8, 1997Saturday2$1,373,731+78.7%-32.8%1,045$1,314$40,135,38346
Feb 9, 1997Sunday1$858,484-37.5%-29%1,045$821$40,993,86747
Feb 10, 1997Monday1$227,760-73.5%-15.5%1,045$217$41,221,62748
Feb 11, 1997Tuesday2$282,811+24.2%-22.5%1,045$270$41,504,43849
Feb 12, 1997Wednesday2$205,177-27.5%-32.7%1,045$196$41,709,61550
Feb 13, 1997Thursday2$201,790-1.7%-33.5%1,045$193$41,911,40551
Feb 14, 1997Friday5$582,286+188.6%-24.3%956$609$42,493,69152
Feb 15, 1997Saturday5$921,506+58.3%-32.9%956$963$43,415,19753
Feb 16, 1997Sunday5$644,893-30%-24.9%956$674$44,060,09054
Feb 17, 1997
Presidents' Day
Monday5$376,037-41.7%+65.1%956$393$44,436,12755
Feb 18, 1997Tuesday4$230,812-38.6%-18.4%956$241$44,666,93956
Feb 19, 1997Wednesday4$190,493-17.5%-7.2%956$199$44,857,43257
Feb 20, 1997Thursday4$180,744-5.1%-10.4%956$189$45,038,17658
Feb 21, 1997Friday4$322,842+78.6%-44.6%870$371$45,361,01859
Feb 22, 1997Saturday4$568,275+76%-38.3%870$653$45,929,29360
Feb 23, 1997Sunday4$337,469-40.6%-47.7%870$387$46,266,76261
Feb 24, 1997Monday4$93,383-72.3%-75.2%870$107$46,360,14562
Feb 25, 1997Tuesday4$141,361+51.4%-38.8%870$162$46,501,50663
Feb 26, 1997Wednesday4$104,088-26.4%-45.4%870$119$46,605,59464
Feb 27, 1997Thursday4$107,009+2.8%-40.8%870$122$46,712,60365
Feb 28, 1997Friday4$196,146+83.3%-39.2%733$267$46,908,74966
Mar 1, 1997Saturday4$350,648+78.8%-38.3%733$478$47,259,39767
Mar 2, 1997Sunday4$210,871-39.9%-37.5%733$287$47,470,26868
Mar 3, 1997Monday4$64,288-69.5%-31.2%733$87$47,534,55669
Mar 4, 1997Tuesday4$100,061+55.6%-29.2%733$136$47,634,61770
Mar 5, 1997Wednesday4$79,351-20.7%-23.8%733$108$47,713,96871
Mar 6, 1997Thursday4$72,853-8.2%-31.9%733$99$47,786,82172