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Big Fat Liar (2002)

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $47,811,275Details
International Box Office $4,649,742
Worldwide Box Office $52,461,017
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  6. Cast & Crew
  7. Trailer

Metrics

Rotten Tomatoes
Critics RottenAudience Spilled
Critics
42% - Rotten
Audience
44% - Spilled

Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists


Movie Details

Production Budget:$15,000,000
Domestic Releases: February 8th, 2002 (Wide) by Universal
MPAA Rating: PG for some language
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Keywords: Movie Business, Revenge, Summer School, Boss From Hell
Source:Original Screenplay
Genre:Comedy
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Contemporary Fiction

Ranking on other Records and Milestones

RecordRankRevenueChart
Date
Days In
Release
Biggest 9th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 2,190 $118,215 Apr 5, 2002 59
Biggest 8th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 2,362 $144,530 Mar 29, 2002 52
Biggest 7th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,613 $542,995 Mar 22, 2002 45
Biggest 6th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,149 $1,706,125 Mar 15, 2002 38
Biggest 5th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 875 $3,484,315 Mar 8, 2002 31
Biggest 4th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 904 $4,956,960 Mar 1, 2002 24
Biggest 3rd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,088 $6,324,015 Feb 22, 2002 17
Biggest 2nd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,240 $8,716,955 Feb 15, 2002 10
Biggest February Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 213 $11,554,015 Feb 8, 2002 3
Biggest Opening Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,585 $11,554,015 Feb 8, 2002 3
Widest Opening Weekend 1,510 2,531 Feb 8, 2002 3
Biggest February Day at the Domestic Box Office 373 $5,386,000 Feb 9, 2002 2
Biggest Saturday at the Domestic Box Office 2,314 $5,386,000 Feb 9, 2002 2

Cast

Martin Klebba    Kissing Bandit
Sandra Oh   
Shawn Levy    Wolf Party Guest
Kenan Thompson    Party Goer
John Cho    Dustin Wong
Lee Majors    Vince
Josh Rusin    Sam 'Dark' Beacon
Donald Faison    Frank Jackson
Amanda Detmer    Monty - The Producer's assistant
Lindsay Tryctha    Jenny Roberts
Lawrence Watson    Egghead Roberts
Paul Giamatti    Marty Wolf
Amanda Bynes    Kaylee
Frankie Muniz    Jason Shepherd

Production and Technical Credits

Director   
Composer    Christophe Beck
Music Coordinator    Jojo Villanueva

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Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
2002/02/08 2 $11,554,015   2,531 $4,565   $11,554,015 3
2002/02/15 4 $8,716,955 -25% 2,534 $3,440   $24,919,665 10
2002/02/22 6 $6,324,015 -27% 2,437 $2,595   $33,233,880 17
2002/03/01 7 $4,956,960 -22% 2,232 $2,221   $39,030,420 24
2002/03/08 9 $3,484,315 -30% 2,074 $1,680   $43,306,710 31
2002/03/15 13 $1,706,125 -51% 1,602 $1,065   $46,299,695 38
2002/03/22 21 $542,995 -68% 724 $750   $47,195,145 45
2002/03/29 37 $144,530 -73% 298 $485   $47,603,740 52
2002/04/05 39 $118,215 -18% 213 $555   $47,811,275 59

Daily Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
2002/02/08 3 $2,523,000   2,528 $998   $2,523,000 1
2002/02/09 2 $5,386,000 +113% 2,528 $2,131   $7,909,000 2
2002/02/10 2 $3,760,000 -30% 2,528 $1,487   $11,554,015 3
2002/02/11 2 $633,000 -83% 2,531 $250   $12,187,000 4
2002/02/12 7 $380,000 -40% 2,531 $150   $12,567,000 5
2002/02/13 8 $291,000 -23% 2,531 $115   $12,858,000 6
2002/02/14 9 $634,000 +118% 2,531 $250   $13,491,000 7
2002/02/15 6 $2,053,000 +224% 2,531 $811   $15,544,000 8
2002/02/16 4 $3,775,000 +84% 2,531 $1,492   $19,319,000 9
2002/02/17 4 $3,095,000 -18% 2,531 $1,223   $22,414,000 10
2002/02/18 3 $2,711,000 -12% 2,534 $1,070   $24,920,000 11
2002/02/19 4 $710,000 -74% 2,534 $280   $25,629,000 12
2002/02/20 4 $634,000 -11% 2,534 $250   $26,263,000 13
2002/02/21 4 $647,000 +2% 2,534 $255   $26,910,000 14
2002/02/22 6 $1,663,000 +157% 2,420 $687   $28,573,000 15
2002/02/23 6 $2,945,000 +77% 2,420 $1,217   $31,518,000 16
2002/02/24 5 $1,681,000 -43% 2,420 $695   $33,233,880 17
2002/02/25 12 $219,000 -87% 2,420 $90   $33,453,000 18
2002/03/01 9 $1,010,000   2,230 $453   $34,500,000 22
2002/03/02 6 $2,930,000 +190% 2,230 $1,314   $37,430,000 23
2002/03/03 7 $1,600,000 -45% 2,232 $717   $39,030,420 24
2002/03/04 9 $223,000 -86% 2,232 $100   $39,254,000 25
2002/03/05 11 $189,000 -15% 2,232 $85   $39,443,000 26
2002/03/06 10 $179,000 -5% 2,232 $80   $39,622,000 27
2002/03/07 9 $201,000 +12% 2,232 $90   $39,822,000 28
2002/03/08 9 $743,000 +270% 2,070 $359   $40,565,000 29
2002/03/09 9 $1,597,000 +115% 2,070 $771   $42,186,000 30
2002/03/10 7 $1,120,000 -30% 2,070 $541   $43,306,710 31
2002/03/11 8 $312,000 -72% 2,074 $150   $43,619,000 32
2002/03/12 9 $342,000 +10% 2,074 $165   $43,961,000 33
2002/03/13 9 $311,000 -9% 2,074 $150   $44,272,000 34
2002/03/14 8 $321,000 +3% 2,074 $155   $44,594,000 35
2002/03/15 13 $466,000 +45% 2,074 $225   $45,060,000 36
2002/03/16 13 $740,000 +59% 1,600 $463   $45,800,000 37

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
2002/02/08 2 $16,202,710   2,531 $6,402   $16,202,710 7
2002/02/15 4 $10,707,155 -34% 2,534 $4,225   $26,909,865 14
2002/02/22 6 $7,163,595 -33% 2,437 $2,940   $34,073,460 21
2002/03/01 8 $5,748,935 -20% 2,232 $2,576   $39,822,395 28
2002/03/08 9 $4,771,175 -17% 2,074 $2,300   $44,593,570 35
2002/03/15 15 $2,058,580 -57% 1,602 $1,285   $46,652,150 42
2002/03/22 22 $807,060 -61% 724 $1,115   $47,459,210 49
2002/03/29 37 $233,850 -71% 298 $785   $47,693,060 56
2002/04/05 42 $118,215 -49% 213 $555   $47,811,275 63

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