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Bless the Child (2000)

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $29,374,178Details
International Box Office $11,061,516Details
Worldwide Box Office $40,435,694
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Metrics

Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists

RecordRankAmount
All Time Domestic Box Office 2,611 $29,374,178
All Time International Box Office 3,204 $11,061,516
All Time Worldwide Box Office 2,806 $40,435,694
All Time Domestic Box Office for R Movies 801 $29,374,178
All Time International Box Office for R Movies 993 $11,061,516
All Time Worldwide Box Office for R Movies 889 $40,435,694

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


Movie Details

Production Budget:$40,000,000
Domestic Releases: August 11th, 2000 (Wide) by Paramount Pictures
MPAA Rating: R for violence, drug content and brief language
Comparisons: vs. The Sixth Sense
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Keywords: Religious, The Devil
Source:Based on Fiction Book/Short Story
Genre:Thriller/Suspense
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Fantasy

Ranking on other Records and Milestones

RecordRankAmountChart
Date
Days In
Release
Biggest Domestic 13th Weekend 2,035 $29,307 Nov 3, 2000 87
Biggest Domestic 12th Weekend 1,919 $57,267 Oct 27, 2000 80
Biggest Domestic 11th Weekend 1,565 $127,269 Oct 20, 2000 73
Biggest Domestic 10th Weekend 2,601 $53,714 Oct 13, 2000 66
Biggest Domestic 9th Weekend 2,340 $103,623 Oct 6, 2000 59
Biggest Domestic 8th Weekend 2,394 $144,371 Sep 29, 2000 52
Biggest Domestic 7th Weekend 2,112 $306,708 Sep 22, 2000 45
Biggest Domestic 6th Weekend 2,292 $469,332 Sep 15, 2000 38
Biggest Domestic 5th Weekend 2,498 $805,393 Sep 8, 2000 31
Biggest Domestic 4th Weekend 1,865 $2,436,755 Sep 1, 2000 24
Biggest Domestic 3rd Weekend 2,455 $2,712,898 Aug 25, 2000 17
Biggest Domestic 2nd Weekend 2,246 $4,837,688 Aug 18, 2000 10
Biggest Domestic Opening Weekend 1,954 $9,413,684 Aug 11, 2000 3
Leggiest Opening Weekend 532 3.13 Aug 11, 2000 3
Front-Loaded Opening Weekend 1,895 31.9% Aug 11, 2000 3
Widest Opening Weekend 1,561 2,524 Aug 11, 2000 3
Never No. 1 Domestic 1,378 $29,374,178 Aug 11, 2000 0

Cast

Kim Basinger    Maggie O'Connor
Jimmy Smits    Agent John Travis
Rufus Sewell    Erick Stark
Ian Holm   
Angela Bettis    Jenna O'Connor
Christina Ricci   
Yan Birch   
Lumi Cavazos   
Holliston Coleman    Cody O'Connor
Matthew Lemche   
Eugene Lipinski    Stuart
Nicole Lyn   
Jonathan Malen    Youngest member of the cult
David Sparrow   
Peter Mensah    Good Samaritan Janitor

Production and Technical Credits

Director   
Composer    Christopher Young

Domestic Cumulative Box Office Records


Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
2000/08/11 7 $9,413,684   2,524 $3,730   $9,413,684 3
2000/08/18 10 $4,837,688 -49% 2,521 $1,919   $18,014,363 10
2000/08/25 13 $2,712,898 -44% 2,350 $1,154   $22,752,806 17
2000/09/01 16 $2,436,755 -10% 1,942 $1,255   $26,244,972 24
2000/09/08 17 $805,393 -67% 1,165 $691   $27,429,185 31
2000/09/15 25 $469,332 -42% 652 $720   $28,134,407 38
2000/09/22 27 $306,708 -35% 446 $688   $28,620,352 45
2000/09/29 38 $144,371 -53% 321 $450   $28,843,558 52
2000/10/06 42 $103,623 -28% 167 $620   $28,997,133 59
2000/10/13 55 $53,714 -48% 89 $604   $29,079,022 66
2000/10/20 34 $127,269 +137% 310 $411   $29,224,174 73
2000/10/27 48 $57,267 -55% 151 $379   $29,326,737 80
2000/11/03 62 $29,307 -49% 81 $362   $29,374,178 87

Daily Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
2000/08/11 5 $3,006,000   2,524 $1,191   $3,006,000 1
2000/08/12 7 $3,395,000 +13% 2,524 $1,345   $6,401,000 2
2000/08/13 7 $2,811,000 -17% 2,524 $1,114   $9,413,684 3
2000/08/14 8 $1,053,231 -63% 2,524 $417   $10,466,915 4
2000/08/15 7 $1,043,528 -1% 2,524 $413   $11,510,443 5
2000/08/16 8 $832,355 -20% 2,524 $330   $12,342,798 6
2000/08/17 8 $833,877 n/c 2,524 $330   $13,176,675 7
2000/08/19 9 $1,916,000   2,521 $760   $16,534,000 9
2000/08/20 9 $1,456,000 -24% 2,521 $578   $18,014,363 10
2000/08/21 10 $515,926 -65% 2,521 $205   $18,530,289 11
2000/08/22 9 $609,480 +18% 2,521 $242   $19,139,769 12
2000/08/23 10 $453,578 -26% 2,521 $180   $19,593,347 13
2000/08/24 10 $446,561 -2% 2,521 $177   $20,039,908 14
2000/08/27 12 $775,000   2,350 $330   $22,752,806 17
2000/08/28 13 $258,319 -67% 2,350 $110   $23,011,125 18
2000/08/29 13 $301,701 +17% 2,350 $128   $23,312,826 19
2000/08/30 13 $251,609 -17% 2,350 $107   $23,564,435 20
2000/08/31 13 $243,782 -3% 2,350 $104   $23,808,217 21
2000/09/04 15 $517,059   1,942 $266   $26,244,972 25
2000/09/05 13 $154,695 -70% 1,942 $80   $26,399,667 26
2000/09/06 16 $115,755 -25% 1,942 $60   $26,515,422 27
2000/09/07 14 $108,370 -6% 1,942 $56   $26,623,792 28
2000/09/10 18 $203,000   1,165 $174   $27,429,185 31
2000/09/11 18 $52,274 -74% 1,165 $45   $27,481,459 32
2000/09/12 18 $66,774 +28% 1,165 $57   $27,548,233 33
2000/09/13 17 $58,555 -12% 1,165 $50   $27,606,788 34
2000/09/14 17 $58,287 n/c 1,165 $50   $27,665,075 35

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
2000/08/11 7 $13,176,675   2,524 $5,221   $13,176,675 7
2000/08/18 10 $6,863,233 -48% 2,521 $2,722   $20,039,908 14
2000/08/25 12 $3,768,309 -45% 2,350 $1,604   $23,808,217 21
2000/09/01 16 $2,815,575 -25% 1,942 $1,450   $26,623,792 28
2000/09/08 17 $1,041,283 -63% 1,165 $894   $27,665,075 35
2000/09/15 23 $648,569 -38% 652 $995   $28,313,644 42
2000/09/22 28 $385,543 -41% 446 $864   $28,699,187 49
2000/09/29 38 $194,323 -50% 321 $605   $28,893,510 56
2000/10/06 46 $131,798 -32% 167 $789   $29,025,308 63
2000/10/13 55 $71,597 -46% 89 $804   $29,096,905 70
2000/10/20 33 $172,565 +141% 310 $557   $29,269,470 77
2000/10/27 49 $75,401 -56% 151 $499   $29,344,871 84
2000/11/03 63 $29,307 -61% 81 $362   $29,374,178 91

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