The Muse

With his career on the skids, a Hollywood screenwriter enlists the aid of a modern-day muse, who proves to test his patience.

Grosses

Domestic (100%)
$11,614,954
Summary Details
DistributorUSA Films
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Opening$3,926,825
1,263 theaters
Budget$15,000,000
Release DateAug 27, 1999
MPAAPG-13
Running Time1 hr 37 min
GenresComedy
In Release127 days/18 weeks
Widest Release1,263 theaters
DateDOW RankDaily %± YD %± LW TheatersAvgTo DateDay
Aug 27, 1999Friday7$1,178,000--1,263$932$1,178,0001
Aug 28, 1999Saturday7$1,508,000+28%-1,263$1,193$2,686,0002
Aug 29, 1999Sunday7$978,000-35.1%-1,263$774$3,926,8253
Aug 30, 1999Monday7$344,294-64.8%-1,263$272$4,271,1104
Aug 31, 1999Tuesday7$333,664-3.1%-1,263$264$4,604,7825
Sep 1, 1999Wednesday8$280,329-16%-1,263$221$4,885,1116
Sep 2, 1999Thursday8$264,537-5.6%-1,263$209$5,136,4787
Sep 3, 1999Friday8$658,000+148.7%-44.1%1,262$521$5,794,4788
Sep 4, 1999Saturday7$997,000+51.5%-33.9%1,262$790$6,791,4789
Sep 5, 1999Sunday8$948,000-4.9%-3.1%1,263$750$8,592,47310
Sep 6, 1999
Labor Day
Monday12$723,794-23.7%+110.2%1,262$573$8,592,47311
Sep 7, 1999Tuesday8$170,021-76.5%-49%1,262$134$8,762,49412
Sep 8, 1999Wednesday8$150,564-11.4%-46.3%1,262$119$8,913,05813
Sep 9, 1999Thursday8$146,696-2.6%-44.5%1,262$116$9,059,75414
Sep 10, 1999Friday10$303,000+106.5%-54%1,002$302$9,362,75415
Sep 11, 1999Saturday10$479,000+58.1%-52%1,002$478$9,841,75416
Sep 12, 1999Sunday10$251,000-47.6%-73.5%1,002$250$10,153,91017
Sep 13, 1999Monday10$75,530-69.9%-89.6%1,002$75$10,229,44018
Sep 14, 1999Tuesday10$92,161+22%-45.8%1,002$91$10,321,60119
Sep 15, 1999Wednesday10$98,685+7.1%-34.5%1,002$98$10,420,28620
Sep 16, 1999Thursday10$97,626-1.1%-33.5%1,002$97$10,517,91221
Sep 17, 1999Friday12$163,000+67%-46.2%655$248$10,680,91222
Sep 18, 1999Saturday12$249,000+52.8%-48%655$380$10,929,91223
Sep 19, 1999Sunday14$137,000-45%-45.4%655$209$11,075,77224
Sep 20, 1999Monday12$45,623-66.7%-39.6%655$69$11,121,39525
Sep 21, 1999Tuesday12$46,630+2.2%-49.4%655$71$11,168,02526
Sep 22, 1999Wednesday12$44,289-5%-55.1%655$67$11,212,31427
Sep 23, 1999Thursday12$44,006-0.6%-54.9%655$67$11,256,32028