Small Soldiers

When missile technology is used to enhance toy action figures, the toys soon begin to take their battle programming too seriously.

Grosses

Domestic (100%)
$54,682,547
Summary Details
DistributorDreamWorks Distribution
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Opening$14,047,592
2,539 theaters
MPAAPG-13
Running Time1 hr 48 min
GenresAction Adventure Comedy Family Sci-Fi
In Release182 days/26 weeks
Widest Release2,613 theaters
DateDOW RankDaily %± YD %± LW TheatersAvgTo DateDay
Jul 10, 1998Friday1$4,887,505--2,539$1,924$4,887,5051
Jul 11, 1998Saturday1$5,196,276+6.3%-2,539$2,046$10,083,7812
Jul 12, 1998Sunday1$3,963,811-23.7%-2,539$1,561$14,047,5923
Jul 13, 1998Monday1$1,960,243-50.5%-2,539$772$16,007,8354
Jul 14, 1998Tuesday1$2,036,124+3.9%-2,539$801$18,043,9595
Jul 15, 1998Wednesday1$1,845,165-9.4%-2,539$726$19,889,1246
Jul 16, 1998Thursday1$1,779,410-3.6%-2,539$700$21,668,5347
Jul 17, 1998Friday1$2,560,133+43.9%-47.6%2,613$979$24,228,6678
Jul 18, 1998Saturday1$3,409,187+33.2%-34.4%2,613$1,304$27,637,8549
Jul 19, 1998Sunday1$2,678,493-21.4%-32.4%2,613$1,025$30,316,34710
Jul 20, 1998Monday1$1,243,705-53.6%-36.6%2,613$475$31,560,05211
Jul 21, 1998Tuesday1$1,268,549+2%-37.7%2,613$485$32,828,60112
Jul 22, 1998Wednesday1$1,171,380-7.7%-36.5%2,613$448$33,999,98113
Jul 23, 1998Thursday1$1,173,526+0.2%-34%2,613$449$35,173,50714
Jul 24, 1998Friday2$1,520,751+29.6%-40.6%2,512$605$36,694,25815
Jul 25, 1998Saturday2$2,171,992+42.8%-36.3%2,512$864$38,866,25016
Jul 26, 1998Sunday2$1,624,803-25.2%-39.3%2,512$646$40,491,05317
Jul 27, 1998Monday2$730,125-55.1%-41.3%2,512$290$41,221,17818
Jul 28, 1998Tuesday2$773,165+5.9%-39.1%2,512$307$41,994,34319
Jul 29, 1998Wednesday2$689,124-10.9%-41.2%2,512$274$42,683,46720
Jul 30, 1998Thursday2$682,114-1%-41.9%2,512$271$43,365,58121
Jul 31, 1998Friday2$783,687+14.9%-48.5%1,701$460$44,149,26822
Aug 1, 1998Saturday2$1,128,794+44%-48%1,701$663$45,278,06223
Aug 2, 1998Sunday2$926,207-17.9%-43%1,701$544$46,204,26924
Aug 3, 1998Monday2$418,688-54.8%-42.7%1,701$246$46,622,95725
Aug 4, 1998Tuesday2$411,286-1.8%-46.8%1,701$241$47,034,24326
Aug 5, 1998Wednesday2$402,826-2.1%-41.5%1,701$236$47,437,06927
Aug 6, 1998Thursday2$392,833-2.5%-42.4%1,701$230$47,829,90228
Aug 7, 1998Friday2$403,260+2.7%-48.5%1,249$322$48,233,16229
Aug 8, 1998Saturday2$604,890+50%-46.4%1,249$484$48,838,05230
Aug 9, 1998Sunday2$542,850-10.3%-41.4%1,249$434$49,380,90231
Aug 10, 1998Monday2$245,288-54.8%-41.4%1,249$196$49,626,19032
Aug 11, 1998Tuesday2$249,967+1.9%-39.2%1,249$200$49,876,15733
Aug 12, 1998Wednesday2$214,563-14.2%-46.7%1,249$171$50,090,72034
Aug 13, 1998Thursday2$191,450-10.8%-51.3%1,249$153$50,282,17035
Aug 14, 1998Friday3$228,121+19.2%-43.4%925$246$50,510,29136
Aug 15, 1998Saturday3$394,426+72.9%-34.8%925$426$50,904,71737
Aug 16, 1998Sunday3$298,822-24.2%-45%925$323$51,203,53938
Aug 17, 1998Monday3$119,806-59.9%-51.2%925$129$51,323,34539
Aug 18, 1998Tuesday4$129,431+8%-48.2%925$139$51,452,77640
Aug 19, 1998Wednesday4$102,464-20.8%-52.2%925$110$51,555,24041
Aug 20, 1998Thursday4$102,128-0.3%-46.7%925$110$51,657,36842
Aug 21, 1998Friday4$97,400-4.6%-57.3%607$160$51,754,76843
Aug 22, 1998Saturday4$174,271+78.9%-55.8%607$287$51,929,03944
Aug 23, 1998Sunday4$160,058-8.2%-46.4%607$263$52,089,09745
Aug 24, 1998Monday4$52,389-67.3%-56.3%607$86$52,141,48646
Aug 25, 1998Tuesday4$60,982+16.4%-52.9%607$100$52,202,46847
Aug 26, 1998Wednesday4$50,368-17.4%-50.8%607$82$52,252,83648
Aug 27, 1998Thursday4$50,096-0.5%-50.9%607$82$52,302,93249
Aug 28, 1998Friday4$70,491+40.7%-27.6%535$131$52,373,42350
Aug 29, 1998Saturday4$146,875+108.4%-15.7%535$274$52,520,29851
Aug 30, 1998Sunday3$118,042-19.6%-26.3%535$220$52,638,34052
Aug 31, 1998Monday3$30,146-74.5%-42.5%535$56$52,668,48653
Sep 1, 1998Tuesday3$30,119<0.1%-50.6%535$56$52,698,60554
Sep 2, 1998Wednesday3$27,361-9.2%-45.7%535$51$52,725,96655
Sep 3, 1998Thursday3$27,633+1%-44.8%535$51$52,753,59956
Sep 4, 1998Friday3$75,009+171.4%+6.4%1,004$74$52,828,60857
Sep 5, 1998Saturday3$171,114+128.1%+16.5%1,004$170$52,999,72258
Sep 6, 1998Sunday3$168,321-1.6%+42.6%1,004$167$53,168,04359
Sep 7, 1998
Labor Day
Monday3$210,116+24.8%+597%1,004$209$53,378,15960
Sep 8, 1998Tuesday3$25,282-88%-16.1%1,004$25$53,403,44161
Sep 9, 1998Wednesday3$20,487-19%-25.1%1,004$20$53,423,92862
Sep 10, 1998Thursday3$20,021-2.3%-27.5%1,004$19$53,443,94963
Sep 11, 1998Friday4$31,001+54.8%-58.7%534$58$53,474,95064
Sep 12, 1998Saturday3$95,423+207.8%-44.2%534$178$53,570,37365
Sep 13, 1998Sunday3$83,088-12.9%-50.6%534$155$53,653,46166
Sep 14, 1998Monday4$5,113-93.8%-97.6%534$9$53,658,57467
Sep 15, 1998Tuesday4$10,872+112.6%-57%534$20$53,669,44668
Sep 16, 1998Wednesday4$10,091-7.2%-50.7%534$18$53,679,53769
Sep 17, 1998Thursday3$10,286+1.9%-48.6%534$19$53,689,82370
Sep 18, 1998Friday4$14,547+41.4%-53.1%364$39$53,704,37071
Sep 19, 1998Saturday3$42,736+193.8%-55.2%364$117$53,747,10672
Sep 20, 1998Sunday3$38,505-9.9%-53.7%364$105$53,785,61173
Sep 21, 1998Monday4$4,728-87.7%-7.5%364$12$53,790,33974
Sep 22, 1998Tuesday4$5,056+6.9%-53.5%364$13$53,795,39575
Sep 23, 1998Wednesday4$3,388-33%-66.4%364$9$53,798,78376
Sep 24, 1998Thursday4$5,402+59.4%-47.5%364$14$53,804,18577
Sep 25, 1998Friday3$12,448+130.4%-14.4%251$49$53,816,63378
Sep 26, 1998Saturday3$42,090+238.1%-1.5%251$167$53,858,72379
Sep 27, 1998Sunday3$34,475-18.1%-10.5%251$137$53,893,19880
Sep 28, 1998Monday3$3,548-89.7%-25%251$14$53,896,74681
Sep 29, 1998Tuesday3$3,395-4.3%-32.9%251$13$53,900,14182
Sep 30, 1998Wednesday3$4,558+34.3%+34.5%251$18$53,904,69983
Oct 1, 1998Thursday3$3,994-12.4%-26.1%251$15$53,908,69384
Oct 2, 1998Friday4$10,868+172.1%-12.7%97$112$53,919,56185
Oct 3, 1998Saturday4$25,200+131.9%-40.1%121$208$53,944,76186
Oct 4, 1998Sunday4$14,735-41.5%-57.3%121$121$53,959,49687
Oct 5, 1998Monday4$2,134-85.5%-39.9%121$17$53,961,63088
Oct 6, 1998Tuesday4$2,050-3.9%-39.6%121$16$53,963,68089
Oct 7, 1998Wednesday4$2,591+26.4%-43.2%121$21$53,966,27190
Oct 8, 1998Thursday4$2,242-13.5%-43.9%121$18$53,968,51391
Oct 9, 1998Friday4$35,645+1,489.9%+228%606$58$54,004,15892
Oct 10, 1998Saturday4$76,555+114.8%+203.8%606$126$54,080,71393
Oct 11, 1998Sunday4$57,361-25.1%+289.3%606$94$54,138,07494
Oct 12, 1998
Indig. Peoples' Day
Monday4$27,111-52.7%+1,170.4%606$44$54,165,18595
Oct 13, 1998Tuesday4$11,978-55.8%+484.3%606$19$54,177,16396
Oct 14, 1998Wednesday4$13,840+15.5%+434.2%606$22$54,191,00397
Oct 15, 1998Thursday4$13,158-4.9%+486.9%606$21$54,204,16198
Oct 16, 1998Friday3$34,519+162.3%-3.2%550$62$54,238,68099
Oct 17, 1998Saturday3$64,078+85.6%-16.3%550$116$54,302,758100
Oct 18, 1998Sunday3$46,939-26.7%-18.2%550$85$54,349,697101
Oct 19, 1998Monday4$7,828-83.3%-71.1%550$14$54,357,525102
Oct 20, 1998Tuesday4$8,039+2.7%-32.9%550$14$54,365,564103
Oct 21, 1998Wednesday4$7,381-8.2%-46.7%550$13$54,372,945104
Oct 22, 1998Thursday4$8,093+9.6%-38.5%550$14$54,381,038105
Oct 23, 1998Friday4$19,587+142%-43.3%501$39$54,400,625106
Oct 24, 1998Saturday4$45,911+134.4%-28.4%501$91$54,446,536107
Oct 25, 1998Sunday4$32,526-29.2%-30.7%501$64$54,479,062108
Oct 26, 1998Monday4$5,246-83.9%-33%501$10$54,484,308109
Oct 27, 1998Tuesday4$6,428+22.5%-20%501$12$54,490,736110
Oct 28, 1998Wednesday4$4,754-26%-35.6%501$9$54,495,490111
Oct 29, 1998Thursday4$5,525+16.2%-31.7%501$11$54,501,015112
Oct 30, 1998Friday4$11,393+106.2%-41.8%402$28$54,512,408113
Oct 31, 1998
Halloween
Saturday4$15,034+32%-67.3%402$37$54,527,442114
Nov 1, 1998Sunday3$27,340+81.9%-15.9%402$68$54,554,782115
Nov 2, 1998Monday4$4,381-84%-16.5%402$10$54,559,163116
Nov 3, 1998Tuesday4$6,627+51.3%+3.1%402$16$54,565,790117
Nov 4, 1998Wednesday4$4,372-34%-8%402$10$54,570,162118
Nov 5, 1998Thursday4$5,635+28.9%+2%402$14$54,575,797119
Nov 6, 1998Friday4$8,357+48.3%-26.6%252$33$54,584,154120
Nov 7, 1998Saturday4$23,205+177.7%+54.4%252$92$54,607,359121
Nov 8, 1998Sunday4$19,343-16.6%-29.3%252$76$54,626,702122
Nov 9, 1998Monday3$2,335-87.9%-46.7%252$9$54,629,037123
Nov 10, 1998Tuesday3$3,185+36.4%-51.9%252$12$54,632,222124
Nov 11, 1998Wednesday3$8,851+177.9%+102.4%252$35$54,641,073125
Nov 12, 1998Thursday3$2,539-71.3%-54.9%252$10$54,643,612126
Nov 13, 1998Friday2$5,941+134%-28.9%53$112$54,649,553127
Nov 14, 1998Saturday2$15,918+167.9%-31.4%64$248$54,665,471128
Nov 15, 1998Sunday2$10,889-31.6%-43.7%64$170$54,676,360129
Nov 16, 1998Monday3$1,694-84.4%-27.5%64$26$54,678,054130
Nov 17, 1998Tuesday3$1,495-11.7%-53.1%64$23$54,679,549131
Nov 18, 1998Wednesday3$1,471-1.6%-83.4%64$22$54,681,020132
Nov 19, 1998Thursday3$1,527+3.8%-39.9%64$23$54,682,547133