The Waterboy

A waterboy for a college football team discovers he has a unique tackling ability and becomes a member of the team.

Grosses

Domestic (86.8%)
$161,491,646
Summary Details
DistributorWalt Disney Studios
Opening$39,414,071
2,664 theaters
Budget$23,000,000
Release DateNov 6, 1998
MPAAPG-13
Running Time1 hr 30 min
GenresComedy Sport
In Release421 days/60 weeks
Widest Release2,782 theaters

Key:Estimated

DateRankWeekend %± LW TheatersChange AvgTo DateWeekend
Nov 6-81$39,414,071-2,664-$14,795$39,414,0711
Nov 13-151$24,431,129-38%2,675+11$9,133$79,103,7272
Nov 20-223$15,707,537-35.7%2,689+14$5,841$100,230,6793
Nov 27-29
Thanksgiving 3-Day
4$13,601,032-13.4%2,782+93$4,888$122,210,1054
Dec 4-6
Post-Thanksgiving
5$6,511,707-52.1%2,778-4$2,344$130,768,3315
Dec 11-136$4,432,731-31.9%2,610-168$1,698$136,625,0246
Dec 18-207$3,140,587-29.2%2,242-368$1,400$140,940,2817
Dec 25-2713$2,332,774-25.7%1,281-961$1,821$145,577,1908
Jan 1-313$2,142,483-8.2%1,242-39$1,725$150,037,9149
Jan 8-1013$1,631,047-23.9%1,149-93$1,419$152,289,06510
Jan 15-18
MLK wknd
20$1,171,170-738-$1,586$153,842,764-
Jan 22-2421$786,514-638-$1,232$154,775,26512
Jan 29-3122$580,736-26.2%579-59$1,002$155,523,74613
Feb 5-719$1,070,721+84.4%823+244$1,300$156,658,42914
Feb 12-15
Presidents' Day wknd
22$1,058,915-721-$1,468$158,012,801-
Feb 19-2122$680,010-632-$1,075$158,886,25516
Feb 26-2824$503,681-25.9%532-100$946$159,574,48017
Mar 5-721$418,646-16.9%480-52$872$160,131,17418
Mar 12-1424$356,666-14.8%432-48$825$160,610,64119
Mar 19-2132$253,551-28.9%368-64$688$161,021,44020
Mar 26-2842$142,657-43.7%261-107$546$161,239,37321
Apr 2-448$73,256-48.6%148-113$494$161,371,07322
Apr 9-1157$46,683-36.3%91-57$513$161,456,59223