Bowling for Columbine

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $21,576,018Details
International Box Office $37,000,000
Worldwide Box Office $58,576,018
Further financial details...

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  2. News
  3. Box Office
  4. Video Sales
  5. Full Financials
  6. Cast & Crew
  7. Trailer
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Metrics

Rotten Tomatoes
Critics Certified FreshAudience Upright
Critics
96% - Certified Fresh
Audience
83% - Upright

Movie Details

Production Budget:$3,000,000
Theatrical Release: October 11th, 2002 (Limited) by MGM
MPAA Rating: R
Source:Based on Real Life Events
Genre:Documentary
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Factual

Fish Remains Big on the Per Theatre Charts

Taking top spot on the Per Theatre Charts in consecutive weeks is not an easy task, but that's just what Big Fish did this week. And it did it by keeping nearly 80% of its premiere audience landing at $27,440 per theatre. Add in a few awards / nominations and an early January wide release and it could add up to box office hit. More...

Proving There’s No Such Thing as Bad Publicity


75th Oscar Awards Handed Out


75th Oscar Nominations Announced


Michael Moore Receives Surprise Nomination


Cast

Charlton Heston    Himself
Matt Stone    Himself, Former Columbine Student
Trey Parker    Himself/Stan Marsh

Production and Technical Credits

Composer    Jeff Gibbs
Director    Michael Moore

Daily Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
2002/11/04 10 $152,000   162 $938   $4,670,000 25
2002/11/05 10 $190,000 +25% 162 $1,173   $4,860,000 26
2002/11/08 13 $437,000   222 $1,968   $5,661,000 29
2002/11/09 13 $652,000 +49% 222 $2,937   $6,313,000 30
2002/11/10 12 $470,000 -28% 222 $2,117   $6,783,493 31
2002/11/15 13 $370,248   248 $1,493   $7,905,373 36
2002/11/16 13 $556,690 +50% 248 $2,245   $8,462,063 37
2002/11/17 11 $336,442 -40% 248 $1,357   $8,798,505 38
2002/11/18 10 $120,000 -64% 248 $484   $8,919,000 39
2002/11/19 10 $159,000 +33% 248 $641   $9,078,000 40
2002/11/20 10 $131,000 -18% 248 $528   $9,209,000 41
2002/11/21 10 $150,000 +15% 248 $605   $9,358,000 42
2002/12/06 17 $190,000   246 $772   $12,470,000 57
2002/12/07 17 $276,000 +45% 246 $1,122   $12,746,000 58
2002/12/08 17 $164,000 -41% 246 $667   $12,875,296 59

Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
2002/10/11 31 $209,148   8 $26,144   $209,148 3
2002/10/18 19 $728,051 +248% 46 $15,827   $1,052,554 10
2002/10/25 18 $1,077,129 +48% 111 $9,704   $2,498,319 17
2002/11/01 11 $1,541,193 +43% 162 $9,514   $4,518,239 24
2002/11/08 13 $1,559,426 +1% 222 $7,024   $6,783,493 31
2002/11/15 11 $1,263,380 -19% 248 $5,094   $8,798,505 38
2002/11/22 15 $983,467 -22% 244 $4,031   $10,341,936 45
2002/11/29 17 $966,682 -2% 217 $4,455   $11,914,512 52
2002/12/06 18 $629,154 -35% 246 $2,558   $12,875,296 59
2002/12/13 20 $562,410 -11% 234 $2,403   $13,769,089 66
2002/12/20 21 $386,034 -31% 195 $1,980   $14,476,943 73
2002/12/27 27 $417,215 +8% 175 $2,384   $15,203,743 80
2003/01/03 27 $412,371 -1% 198 $2,083   $16,030,877 87
2003/01/10 28 $352,609 -14% 204 $1,728   $16,631,101 94
2003/01/17 29 $341,177 -3% 213 $1,602   $17,231,700 101
2003/01/24 32 $209,683 -39% 188 $1,115   $17,565,397 108
2003/01/31 37 $184,614 -12% 174 $1,061   $17,868,930 115
2003/02/07 40 $152,508 -17% 142 $1,074   $18,108,035 122
2003/02/14 37 $180,350 +18% 172 $1,049   $18,402,007 129
2003/02/21 34 $158,857 -12% 118 $1,346   $18,648,592 136
2003/02/28 39 $146,135 -8% 106 $1,379   $18,855,327 143
2003/03/07 37 $162,715 +11% 106 $1,535   $19,100,026 150
2003/03/14 40 $150,753 -7% 101 $1,493   $19,324,562 157
2003/03/21 37 $156,550 +4% 106 $1,477   $19,550,172 164
2003/03/28 29 $271,108 +73% 121 $2,241   $19,941,096 171
2003/04/04 33 $206,787 -24% 144 $1,436   $20,255,273 178
2003/04/11 33 $169,381 -18% 146 $1,160   $20,536,259 185
2003/04/18 33 $172,590 +2% 121 $1,426   $20,814,575 192
2003/04/25 41 $108,207 -37% 100 $1,082   $21,012,472 199
2003/05/02 44 $78,020 -28% 88 $887   $21,145,576 206
2003/05/09 46 $60,661 -22% 76 $798   $21,244,913 213
2003/05/16 65 $29,513 -51% 53 $557   $21,305,285 220
2003/05/23 55 $39,156 +33% 37 $1,058   $21,363,913 227
2003/08/08 104 $4,260   9 $473   $21,560,052 304
2003/08/15 94 $4,953 +16% 5 $991   $21,568,100 311
2003/09/05 141 $480   3 $160   $21,575,207 332
2003/09/12 150 $306 -36% 1 $306   $21,575,958 339

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