A Time to Kill

In Canton, Mississippi, a fearless young lawyer and his assistant defend a black man accused of murdering two white men who raped his ten-year-old daughter, inciting violent retribution and revenge from the Ku Klux Klan.


Domestic (100%)
Summary Details
DistributorWarner Bros.
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2,123 theaters
Release DateJul 24, 1996
Running Time2 hr 29 min
GenresCrime Drama Thriller
In Release161 days/23 weeks
Widest Release2,313 theaters
DateRankWeekend %± LW TheatersChange AvgTo DateWeekend
Jul 26-281$14,823,159-2,123-$6,982$19,628,2711
Aug 2-41$13,262,934-10.5%2,253+130$5,886$41,499,9432
Aug 9-112$10,755,168-18.9%2,313+60$4,649$59,189,1973
Aug 16-183$8,122,960-24.5%2,313-$3,511$72,596,6774
Aug 23-254$6,142,811-24.4%2,182-131$2,815$82,436,2025
Aug 30-Sep 2
Labor Day wknd
Sep 6-84$3,829,155-2,056-$1,862$96,972,8977
Sep 13-157$2,838,127-25.9%1,836-220$1,545$101,002,6848
Sep 20-228$1,601,518-43.6%1,449-387$1,105$103,308,8379
Sep 27-2911$1,144,219-28.6%1,281-168$893$104,836,09610