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Almost Famous (2000)

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $32,522,352Details
International Box Office $14,848,839
Worldwide Box Office $47,371,191
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  2. News
  3. Box Office
  4. Video Sales
  5. Full Financials
  6. Cast & Crew
  7. Trailer

Metrics

Rotten Tomatoes
Critics Certified FreshAudience Upright
Critics
89% - Certified Fresh
Audience
92% - Upright

Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists


Movie Details

Production Budget:$60,000,000
Domestic Releases: September 15th, 2000 (Limited) by Dreamworks SKG
Video Release: March 13th, 2001 by Dreamworks Video
MPAA Rating: R
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Keywords: Rock 'n' Roll, Coming of Age, Music Industry, Investigative Journalist, LGBT, Coming Out, On Tour
Source:Original Screenplay
Genre:Comedy
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Dramatization
Production Companies: DreamWorks Pictures

Ranking on other Records and Milestones

RecordRankRevenueChart
Date
Days In
Release
Biggest 28th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 162 $32,267 Mar 23, 2001 192
Biggest 27th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 175 $35,479 Mar 16, 2001 185
Biggest 26th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 172 $55,228 Mar 9, 2001 178
Biggest 25th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 180 $66,632 Mar 2, 2001 171
Biggest 24th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 172 $91,704 Feb 23, 2001 164
Biggest 23rd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 142 $173,665 Feb 16, 2001 157
Biggest 14th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,528 $49,345 Dec 15, 2000 94
Biggest 13th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,442 $80,803 Dec 8, 2000 87
Biggest 12th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,249 $138,734 Dec 1, 2000 80
Biggest 11th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,073 $217,913 Nov 24, 2000 73
Biggest 10th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,571 $166,878 Nov 17, 2000 66
Biggest 9th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,326 $304,200 Nov 10, 2000 59
Biggest 8th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,303 $460,581 Nov 3, 2000 52
Biggest 7th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,401 $695,384 Oct 27, 2000 45
Biggest 6th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,407 $1,240,303 Oct 20, 2000 38
Biggest 5th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,380 $2,192,827 Oct 13, 2000 31
Biggest 4th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,258 $3,718,598 Oct 6, 2000 24
Biggest 3rd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,260 $5,570,441 Sep 29, 2000 17
Biggest 2nd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,617 $6,926,467 Sep 22, 2000 10
Biggest Opening Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 3,934 $2,314,646 Sep 15, 2000 3

Cast

Billy Crudup    Russell Hammond
Frances McDormand    Elaine Miller
Kate Hudson    Penny Lane
Jason Lee    Jeff Bebe
Patrick Fugit    William Miller
Anna Paquin    Polexia
Fairuza Balk    Sapphire
Noah Taylor    Dick Roswell
Philip Seymour Hoffman    Lester Bangs
Jimmy Fallon    Dennis Hope
Bijou Phillips    Estrella Starr
Susan Yeagley    Have a Nice Day Stewardess
Zooey Deschanel    Anita Miller
Nick Swardson    Insane Bowie Fan
Michael Angarano    Young William

Production and Technical Credits

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Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
2000/09/15 8 $2,314,646   131 $17,669   $2,376,387 3
2000/09/22 3 $6,926,467 +199% 1,193 $5,806   $10,147,759 10
2000/09/29 3 $5,570,441 -20% 1,635 $3,407   $17,833,970 17
2000/10/06 6 $3,718,598 -33% 2,085 $1,784   $23,262,437 24
2000/10/13 9 $2,192,827 -41% 2,262 $969   $26,676,713 31
2000/10/20 12 $1,240,303 -43% 1,707 $727   $28,714,323 38
2000/10/27 14 $695,384 -44% 707 $984   $29,819,247 45
2000/11/03 17 $460,581 -34% 417 $1,105   $30,511,244 52
2000/11/10 17 $304,200 -34% 267 $1,139   $30,950,060 59
2000/11/17 23 $166,878 -45% 174 $959   $31,203,848 66
2000/11/24 23 $217,913 +31% 310 $703   $31,513,517 73
2000/12/01 24 $138,734 -36% 249 $557   $31,716,715 80
2000/12/08 31 $80,803 -42% 171 $473   $31,848,389 87
2000/12/15 36 $49,345 -39% 91 $542   $31,932,799 94
2001/02/16 42 $173,665   41 $4,236   $32,112,674 157
2001/02/23 46 $91,704 -47% 57 $1,609   $32,245,552 164
2001/03/02 51 $66,632 -27% 54 $1,234   $32,336,646 171
2001/03/09 53 $55,228 -17% 47 $1,175   $32,419,300 178
2001/03/16 59 $35,479 -36% 32 $1,109   $32,476,167 185
2001/03/23 63 $32,267 -9% 25 $1,291   $32,522,352 192

Daily Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
2000/09/15 5 $738,000   131 $5,634   $738,000 1
2000/09/16 7 $1,133,000 +54% 131 $8,649   $1,871,000 2
2000/09/17 6 $659,000 -42% 131 $5,031   $2,376,387 3
2000/09/18 5 $210,732 -68% 131 $1,609   $2,587,119 4
2000/09/19 5 $224,149 +6% 131 $1,711   $2,811,268 5
2000/09/20 5 $218,657 -2% 131 $1,669   $3,029,925 6
2000/09/21 6 $191,367 -12% 131 $1,461   $3,221,292 7
2000/09/22 3 $2,085,000 +990% 1,193 $1,748   $5,307,000 8
2000/09/23 3 $3,338,000 +60% 1,193 $2,798   $8,645,000 9
2000/09/24 3 $1,681,000 -50% 1,193 $1,409   $10,147,759 10
2000/09/25 2 $489,250 -71% 1,193 $410   $10,637,018 11
2000/09/26 1 $595,731 +22% 1,193 $499   $11,232,749 12
2000/09/27 1 $514,329 -14% 1,193 $431   $11,747,078 13
2000/09/28 1 $516,451 n/c 1,193 $433   $12,263,529 14
2000/09/29 3 $1,672,000 +224% 1,635 $1,023   $13,935,000 15
2000/09/30 3 $2,686,000 +61% 1,635 $1,643   $16,622,000 16
2000/10/01 3 $1,375,000 -49% 1,635 $841   $17,833,970 17
2000/10/02 3 $398,627 -71% 1,635 $244   $18,232,597 18
2000/10/03 3 $440,584 +11% 1,635 $269   $18,673,181 19
2000/10/04 3 $414,391 -6% 1,635 $253   $19,087,572 20
2000/10/05 2 $456,267 +10% 1,635 $279   $19,543,839 21
2000/10/06 6 $1,064,000 +133% 2,085 $510   $20,607,000 22
2000/10/07 6 $1,622,000 +52% 2,085 $778   $22,230,000 23
2000/10/08 6 $998,000 -38% 2,085 $479   $23,262,437 24
2000/10/09 6 $463,262 -54% 2,085 $222   $23,725,699 25
2000/10/10 5 $276,189 -40% 2,085 $132   $24,002,888 26
2000/10/11 5 $242,530 -12% 2,085 $116   $24,244,418 27
2000/10/12 5 $239,468 -1% 2,085 $115   $24,483,886 28
2000/10/13 10 $593,000 +148% 2,262 $262   $25,077,000 29
2000/10/14 9 $949,000 +60% 2,262 $420   $26,026,000 30
2000/10/15 11 $554,000 -42% 2,262 $245   $26,676,713 31
2000/10/16 9 $198,245 -64% 2,262 $88   $26,874,958 32
2000/10/17 9 $204,397 +3% 2,262 $90   $27,079,355 33
2000/10/18 9 $199,405 -2% 2,262 $88   $27,278,760 34
2000/10/19 9 $195,260 -2% 2,262 $86   $27,474,020 35
2000/10/22 14 $308,000   1,707 $180   $28,714,323 38
2000/10/23 13 $100,502 -67% 1,707 $59   $28,814,825 39
2000/10/24 13 $108,239 +8% 1,707 $63   $28,923,064 40
2000/10/25 12 $101,268 -6% 1,707 $59   $29,024,332 41
2000/10/26 12 $99,531 -2% 1,707 $58   $29,123,863 42
2000/10/30 15 $52,413   707 $74   $29,871,660 46
2000/10/31 15 $55,506 +6% 707 $79   $29,926,986 47
2000/11/01 15 $59,852 +8% 707 $85   $29,986,838 48
2000/11/02 16 $53,645 -10% 707 $76   $30,050,663 49
2000/11/05 18 $105,000   417 $252   $30,511,244 52
2000/11/06 18 $31,452 -70% 417 $75   $30,542,696 53
2000/11/07 18 $32,670 +4% 417 $78   $30,575,366 54
2000/11/08 18 $32,438 -1% 417 $78   $30,607,804 55
2000/11/12 19 $70,000   267 $262   $30,950,060 59
2000/11/13 19 $20,803 -70% 267 $78   $30,970,863 60
2000/11/14 20 $23,462 +13% 267 $88   $30,994,325 61
2000/11/15 20 $21,255 -9% 267 $80   $31,015,580 62
2000/11/20 20 $12,475   174 $72   $31,217,323 67
2000/11/21 20 $18,103 +45% 174 $104   $31,235,426 68

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
2000/09/15 7 $3,159,551   131 $24,119   $3,221,292 7
2000/09/22 3 $9,042,237 +186% 1,193 $7,579   $12,263,529 14
2000/09/29 3 $7,280,310 -19% 1,635 $4,453   $19,543,839 21
2000/10/06 6 $4,940,047 -32% 2,085 $2,369   $24,483,886 28
2000/10/13 9 $2,990,134 -39% 2,262 $1,322   $27,474,020 35
2000/10/20 12 $1,649,843 -45% 1,707 $967   $29,123,863 42
2000/10/27 14 $926,800 -44% 707 $1,311   $30,050,663 49
2000/11/03 17 $595,197 -36% 417 $1,427   $30,645,860 56
2000/11/10 18 $391,110 -34% 267 $1,465   $31,036,970 63
2000/11/17 24 $258,634 -34% 174 $1,486   $31,295,604 70
2000/11/24 24 $282,377 +9% 310 $911   $31,577,981 77
2000/12/01 24 $189,605 -33% 249 $761   $31,767,586 84
2000/12/08 32 $115,868 -39% 171 $678   $31,883,454 91
2000/12/15 34 $55,555 -52% 91 $610   $31,939,009 98
2001/02/16 42 $214,839   41 $5,240   $32,153,848 161
2001/02/23 45 $116,166 -46% 57 $2,038   $32,270,014 168
2001/03/02 50 $94,058 -19% 54 $1,742   $32,364,072 175
2001/03/09 52 $76,616 -19% 47 $1,630   $32,440,688 182
2001/03/16 62 $49,397 -36% 32 $1,544   $32,490,085 189
2001/03/23 68 $32,267 -35% 25 $1,291   $32,522,352 196

Weekly US Blu-ray Sales

DateRankUnits this Week% ChangeTotal UnitsSpending this WeekTotal SpendingWeeks in Release
2/6/20111416,362 16,362$537,822$537,822517

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