The Break Up

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $118,806,699Details
International Box Office $84,137,504
Worldwide Box Office $202,944,203
Home Market Performance
Domestic DVD Sales $52,963,554 Details
Total Domestic Video Sales $52,963,554
Further financial details...

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

Rotten Tomatoes
Audience
66% - Upright

Movie Details

Production Budget:$52,000,000
Theatrical Release: June 2nd, 2006 (Wide) by Universal
Video Release: October 17th, 2006 by Universal Home Entertainment
MPAA Rating: PG-13 for sexual content, some nudity and language
Keywords: Romance, Relationships Gone Wrong
Source:Original Screenplay
Genre:Romantic Comedy
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Contemporary Fiction
Production Companies: Wild West Picture Show

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Cast

Vince Vaughn    Gary
Jennifer Aniston    Brooke
Joey Lauren Adams    Addie
Cole Hauser    Lupus
Jon Favreau    Johnny O
Jason Bateman    Riggleman
Judy Davis    Marilyn Dean
Justin Long    Christopher
Ivan Sergei    Carson Wigham
John Michael Higgins    Richard Meyers
Ann-Margret    Wendy Meyers
Vincent D'Onofrio    Dennis Grobowski

Production and Technical Credits

Director    Peyton Reed
Screenwriter    Jay Lavender
Story Creator    Vince Vaughn
Story Creator    Jeremy Garelick
Story Creator    Jay Lavender
Executive Producer    Peter Billingsley
Executive Producer    Stuart Besser
Producer    Vince Vaughn
Producer    Scott Stuber
Co-Producer    Jeremy Garelick
Co-Producer    Jay Lavender
Cinematographer    Eric Edwards
Editor    David Rosenbloom
Editor    Dan Lebental
Composer    Jon Brion
Music Supervisor    John O'Brien
Production Designer    Andrew Laws
Art Director    David Sandefur
Set Decorator    Daniel B. Clancy
Costume Designer    Carol Oditz
Sound Mixer    John Pritchett
Sound Designer    Cameron Frankley
Associate Producer    Victoria Vaughn
Associate Producer    John Isbell
Assistant Director    Todd Michael Amateau
Casting Director    Juel Bestrop
Casting Director    Jeanne McCarthy

Daily Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
2006/06/02 1 $13,937,800   3,067 $4,544   $13,937,800 1
2006/06/03 1 $15,027,650 +8% 3,067 $4,900   $28,965,450 2
2006/06/04 1 $10,207,335 -32% 3,067 $3,328   $39,172,785 3
2006/06/05 1 $3,914,250 -62% 3,067 $1,276   $43,087,035 4
2006/06/06 2 $3,990,990 +2% 3,070 $1,300   $47,078,025 5
2006/06/07 2 $3,375,475 -15% 3,070 $1,100   $50,453,500 6
2006/06/08 1 $3,146,750 -7% 3,070 $1,025   $53,600,250 7
2006/06/09 2 $6,811,125 +116% 3,073 $2,216   $60,411,375 8
2006/06/10 2 $8,241,100 +21% 3,073 $2,682   $68,652,475 9
2006/06/11 2 $5,273,565 -36% 3,073 $1,716   $73,926,040 10
2006/06/12 2 $2,260,125 -57% 3,073 $735   $76,186,165 11
2006/06/13 2 $2,199,225 -3% 3,073 $716   $78,385,390 12
2006/06/14 2 $2,106,375 -4% 3,073 $685   $80,491,765 13
2006/06/15 2 $1,937,250 -8% 3,073 $630   $82,429,015 14
2006/06/16 5 $3,413,410 +76% 3,141 $1,087   $85,842,425 15
2006/06/17 5 $3,963,960 +16% 3,141 $1,262   $89,806,385 16
2006/06/18 6 $2,453,775 -38% 3,141 $781   $92,260,160 17
2006/06/19 5 $1,322,445 -46% 3,141 $421   $93,582,605 18
2006/06/20 5 $1,352,780 +2% 3,141 $431   $94,935,385 19
2006/06/21 5 $1,351,425 n/c 3,146 $430   $96,286,810 20
2006/06/22 5 $1,351,985 n/c 3,146 $430   $97,638,795 21
2006/06/23 7 $1,990,615 +47% 2,909 $684   $99,629,410 22
2006/06/24 7 $2,673,520 +34% 2,909 $919   $102,302,930 23
2006/06/25 7 $1,932,490 -28% 2,909 $664   $104,235,420 24
2006/06/26 7 $870,985 -55% 2,906 $300   $105,106,405 25
2006/06/27 6 $842,740 -3% 2,906 $290   $105,949,145 26
2006/06/28 8 $644,560 -24% 2,906 $222   $106,593,705 27
2006/06/29 7 $645,445 n/c 2,906 $222   $107,239,150 28
2006/06/30 9 $859,950 +33% 1,906 $451   $108,099,100 29
2006/07/01 9 $1,060,605 +23% 1,906 $556   $109,159,705 30
2006/07/02 9 $1,070,125 +1% 1,906 $561   $110,229,830 31
2006/07/03 8 $840,840 -21% 1,906 $441   $111,070,670 32
2006/07/04 8 $649,555 -23% 1,906 $341   $111,720,225 33
2006/07/05 8 $487,305 -25% 1,906 $256   $112,207,530 34
2006/07/06 9 $449,985 -8% 1,906 $236   $112,657,515 35
2006/07/07 10 $516,845 +15% 1,175 $440   $113,174,360 36
2006/07/08 10 $663,875 +28% 1,175 $565   $113,838,235 37
2006/07/09 10 $440,625 -34% 1,175 $375   $114,278,860 38
2006/07/10 10 $205,050 -53% 1,175 $175   $114,483,910 39
2006/07/11 10 $235,565 +15% 1,175 $200   $114,719,475 40
2006/07/12 10 $252,625 +7% 1,175 $215   $114,972,100 41
2006/07/13 9 $234,985 -7% 1,175 $200   $115,207,085 42
2006/07/14 13 $270,000 +15% 797 $339   $115,477,000 43
2006/07/15 14 $365,000 +35% 797 $458   $115,842,000 44
2006/07/16 14 $254,000 -30% 797 $319   $116,095,220 45
2006/07/17 14 $123,000 -52% 797 $154   $116,218,000 46
2006/07/18 14 $135,000 +10% 797 $169   $116,353,000 47
2006/07/19 14 $127,000 -6% 797 $159   $116,480,000 48
2006/07/20 14 $135,000 +6% 797 $169   $116,614,380 49
2006/07/24 - $63,000   406 $155   $117,124,000 53
2006/07/25 - $71,000 +13% 406 $175   $117,195,000 54
2006/07/26 - $65,000 -8% 406 $160   $117,260,000 55
2006/07/27 - $61,000 -6% 406 $150   $117,321,000 56
2006/09/04 49 $14,490   63 $230   $118,683,135 95

Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
2006/06/02 1 $39,172,785   3,070 $12,760   $39,172,785 3
2006/06/09 2 $20,325,790 -48% 3,075 $6,610   $73,926,040 10
2006/06/16 5 $9,831,145 -52% 3,146 $3,125   $92,260,160 17
2006/06/23 7 $6,596,625 -33% 2,906 $2,270   $104,235,420 24
2006/06/30 9 $2,990,680 -55% 1,911 $1,565   $110,229,830 31
2006/07/07 10 $1,621,345 -46% 1,175 $1,380   $114,278,860 38
2006/07/14 14 $888,135 -45% 793 $1,120   $116,095,220 45
2006/07/21 17 $446,600 -50% 406 $1,100   $117,060,980 52
2006/07/28 22 $292,905 -34% 283 $1,035   $117,613,525 59
2006/08/04 32 $162,160 -45% 225 $721   $117,951,100 66
2006/08/11 34 $161,355 n/c 198 $815   $118,223,555 73
2006/08/18 41 $128,740 -20% 157 $820   $118,442,310 80
2006/08/25 46 $68,850 -47% 95 $725   $118,576,335 87
2006/09/01 49 $56,695 -18% 63 $900   $118,668,645 94

Weekly US DVD Sales

DateRankUnits this Week% ChangeTotal UnitsSpending this WeekTotal SpendingWeeks in Release
10/22/200621,460,988 1,460,988$25,013,429$25,013,4291
10/29/20064387,382-73% 1,848,370$6,550,785$31,564,2142
11/5/20067165,669-57% 2,014,039$2,794,836$34,359,0503
11/12/200613125,017-25% 2,139,056$2,109,037$36,468,0874
11/19/20062073,469-41% 2,212,525$1,239,422$37,707,5095
10/11/20091475,159 3,063,379$615,131$51,082,314156
10/18/20091956,937-24% 3,120,316$462,044$51,544,358157
2/14/20103042,168 3,197,373$291,592$52,177,378174
2/28/20102257,370 3,254,881$493,692$52,672,086176

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