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The Adventures of Elmo in Grouchland (1999)

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $11,634,458Details
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  3. Box Office
  4. International
  5. Video Sales
  6. Cast & Crew
  7. Trailer

Metrics

Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists

RecordRankAmount
All Time Domestic Box Office 4,444 $11,634,458
All Time Worldwide Box Office 5,576 $11,634,458
All Time Domestic Box Office for Comedy Movies 1,134 $11,634,458
All Time Worldwide Box Office for Comedy Movies 1,332 $11,634,458

See the Box Office tab (Domestic) and International tab (International and Worldwide) for more Cumulative Box Office Records.


Movie Details

Production Budget:$17,000,000
Domestic Releases: October 1st, 1999 (Wide) by Sony Pictures
Video Release: December 21st, 1999 by Columbia Pictures Home Entertainment, released as Adventures of Elmo in Grouchland, The
MPAA Rating: G
Comparisons: vs. Super Babies: Baby Geniuses 2
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Source:Based on TV
Genre:Comedy
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Kids Fiction

Ranking on other Records and Milestones

RecordRankAmountChart
Date
Days In
Release
Biggest Domestic 11th Weekend 2,563 $35,302 Dec 10, 1999 73
Biggest Domestic 10th Weekend 2,577 $54,624 Dec 3, 1999 66
Biggest Domestic 9th Weekend 1,862 $171,434 Nov 26, 1999 59
Biggest Domestic 8th Weekend 3,026 $78,679 Nov 19, 1999 52
Biggest Domestic 7th Weekend 2,670 $177,866 Nov 12, 1999 45
Biggest Domestic 6th Weekend 2,196 $525,289 Nov 5, 1999 38
Biggest Domestic 5th Weekend 3,066 $423,226 Oct 29, 1999 31
Biggest Domestic 4th Weekend 3,094 $878,213 Oct 22, 1999 24
Biggest Domestic 3rd Weekend 3,389 $1,363,710 Oct 15, 1999 17
Biggest Domestic 2nd Weekend 3,467 $2,251,614 Oct 8, 1999 10
Biggest Domestic Opening Weekend 3,598 $3,255,033 Oct 1, 1999 3
Leggiest Opening Weekend 15 4.55 Oct 1, 1999 3
Front-Loaded Opening Weekend 2,502 22.0% Oct 1, 1999 3
Widest Opening Weekend 3,419 1,210 Oct 1, 1999 3
Never No. 1 Domestic 2,834 $11,634,458 Oct 1, 1999 0

Cast

Vanessa Williams    Queen of Trash
Steve Whitmire    Ernie
Carroll Spinney    Oscar the Grouch
Mandy Patinkin    Huxley
Frank Oz    Bert
Kevin Clash    Elmo
Lucky Yates    Additional Muppet Performer

Production and Technical Credits

Composer    John Debney

Domestic Cumulative Box Office Records


Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1999/10/01 8 $3,255,033   1,210 $2,690   $3,255,033 3
1999/10/08 9 $2,251,614 -31% 1,210 $1,861   $6,228,046 10
1999/10/15 12 $1,363,710 -39% 1,210 $1,127   $8,340,302 17
1999/10/22 16 $878,213 -36% 1,125 $781   $9,553,345 24
1999/10/29 18 $423,226 -52% 1,153 $367   $10,150,802 31
1999/11/05 22 $525,289 +24% 898 $585   $10,862,573 38
1999/11/12 33 $177,866 -66% 480 $371   $11,180,570 45
1999/11/19 45 $78,679 -56% 306 $257   $11,287,542 52
1999/11/26 33 $171,434 +118% 625 $274   $11,497,427 59
1999/12/03 51 $54,624 -68% 422 $129   $11,584,181 66
1999/12/10 58 $35,302 -35% 237 $149   $11,634,458 73

Daily Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1999/10/01 9 $716,000   1,209 $592   $716,000 1
1999/10/02 8 $1,411,000 +97% 1,209 $1,167   $2,127,000 2
1999/10/03 7 $1,079,000 -24% 1,210 $892   $3,255,033 3
1999/10/04 9 $205,752 -81% 1,210 $170   $3,460,785 4
1999/10/05 10 $197,868 -4% 1,210 $164   $3,658,653 5
1999/10/06 10 $154,298 -22% 1,210 $128   $3,812,951 6
1999/10/07 10 $163,481 +6% 1,210 $135   $3,976,432 7
1999/10/08 11 $441,000 +170% 1,212 $364   $4,417,000 8
1999/10/09 9 $952,000 +116% 1,212 $785   $5,369,000 9
1999/10/10 9 $853,000 -10% 1,210 $705   $6,228,046 10
1999/10/11 9 $424,745 -50% 1,210 $351   $6,652,791 11
1999/10/12 12 $112,658 -73% 1,210 $93   $6,765,449 12
1999/10/13 12 $103,689 -8% 1,210 $86   $6,869,138 13
1999/10/14 12 $107,454 +4% 1,210 $89   $6,976,592 14
1999/10/15 12 $250,000 +133% 1,210 $207   $7,227,000 15
1999/10/16 11 $605,000 +142% 1,210 $500   $7,832,000 16
1999/10/17 12 $525,000 -13% 1,210 $434   $8,340,302 17
1999/10/18 12 $93,092 -82% 1,210 $77   $8,433,394 18
1999/10/19 15 $73,793 -21% 1,210 $61   $8,507,187 19
1999/10/20 13 $83,340 +13% 1,210 $69   $8,590,527 20
1999/10/21 14 $84,605 +2% 1,210 $70   $8,675,132 21
1999/10/24 15 $318,000   1,125 $283   $9,553,345 24

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1999/10/01 9 $3,976,432   1,210 $3,286   $3,976,432 7
1999/10/08 9 $3,000,160 -25% 1,210 $2,479   $6,976,592 14
1999/10/15 12 $1,698,540 -43% 1,210 $1,404   $8,675,132 21
1999/10/22 16 $1,052,444 -38% 1,125 $936   $9,727,576 28
1999/10/29 19 $609,708 -42% 1,153 $529   $10,337,284 35
1999/11/05 23 $665,420 +9% 898 $741   $11,002,704 42
1999/11/12 35 $206,159 -69% 480 $429   $11,208,863 49
1999/11/19 46 $117,130 -43% 306 $383   $11,325,993 56
1999/11/26 33 $203,564 +74% 625 $326   $11,529,557 63
1999/12/03 53 $69,599 -66% 422 $165   $11,599,156 70

Worldwide Cumulative Box Office Records


Weekly US DVD Sales

DateRankUnits this Week% ChangeTotal UnitsSpending this WeekTotal SpendingWeeks in Release
3/22/20092038,374 38,374$0$0483
4/26/20092356,695 95,069$464,899$464,899488
1/10/20102746,371 554,401$402,964$3,928,429525
1/17/20102257,159+23% 611,560$481,279$4,409,708526
1/24/20102935,248-38% 646,808$291,853$4,701,561527
2/28/20101960,627 728,708$603,239$5,482,558532
3/7/20102244,839-26% 773,547$408,483$5,891,042533