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Bringing Down the House (2003)

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $132,675,402Details
International Box Office $32,000,000Details
Worldwide Box Office $164,675,402
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  5. Video Sales
  6. Full Financials
  7. Cast & Crew
  8. Trailer

Metrics

Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists

RecordRankAmount
All Time Domestic Box Office (Rank 401-500) 414 $132,675,402
All Time International Box Office (Rank 1,901-2,000) 2,000 $32,000,000
All Time Worldwide Box Office (Rank 801-900) 892 $164,675,402
All Time Domestic Box Office for Comedy Movies 80 $132,675,402
All Time International Box Office for Comedy Movies (Rank 301-400) 363 $32,000,000
All Time Worldwide Box Office for Comedy Movies (Rank 101-200) 170 $164,675,402

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


Movie Details

Production Budget:$20,000,000
Domestic Releases: March 7th, 2003 (Wide) by Walt Disney
MPAA Rating: PG-13 for language, sexual humor and drug material
Running Time: 105 minutes
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Source:Original Screenplay
Genre:Comedy
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Contemporary Fiction
Production Companies: Touchstone Pictures, Hyde Park Entertainment, David Hoberman, Ashok Amritraj
Production Countries: United States

Ranking on other Records and Milestones

RecordRankAmountChart
Date
Days In
Release
Fastest to $100m 400 $100,068,024 Mar 28, 2003 24
Lowest No. 1 Domestic 99 $16,204,468 Mar 21, 2003 17
Fastest to $50m 462 $55,922,894 Mar 14, 2003 9
Biggest Domestic March Weekend 54 $31,101,026 Mar 7, 2003 3
Biggest Domestic March Day 96 $13,360,006 Mar 8, 2003 2

Cast

Queen Latifah    Charlene Morton
   Peter Sanderson
Eugene Levy    Howie Rottman
Joan Plowright    Mrs. Arness
Missi Pyle    Ashley
Jean Smart    Kate
Betty White    Mrs. Kline
Kimberly J. Brown    Sarah Sanderson
Michael Ensign    Daniel Barnes
Aengus James    Mike
Angus T. Jones    Georgey Sanderson
Matt Lutz    Aaron Blair
Victor Webster    Glen
Michael Rosenbaum    Todd Gendler
Steve Harris    Widow

Production and Technical Credits

Director   
Composer    Lalo Schifrin
Screenwriter    Jason Filardi
Producer    David Hoberman
Executive Producer    Jane Bartelme
Executive Producer    Queen Latifah
Co-Producer    Todd Lieberman
Cinematographer    Julio Macat
Editor    Jerry Greenberg
Music Supervisor    Michael McQuarn
Production Designer    Linda Descenna
Art Director    Jim Nedza
Set Designer    Nancy Deren
Set Designer    Rich Romig
Set Decorator    Ric McElvin
Costume Designer    Pamela Withers
Sound    David MacMillan
Supervising Sound Editor    David Whittaker
Choreographer    Anne Fletcher
Associate Producer    Cookie Carosella
Assistant Director    Daniel Silverberg
Second Unit Director    John Medlen
Second Unit Camera    Johnny Jensen
Casting Director    Victoria Thomas

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Domestic Cumulative Box Office Records


Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossWeek
2003/03/07 1 $31,101,026   2,801 $11,104   $31,101,026 1
2003/03/14 1 $22,054,934 -29% 2,801 $7,874   $61,287,160 2
2003/03/21 1 $16,204,468 -27% 2,871 $5,644   $83,349,134 3
2003/03/28 2 $12,481,803 -23% 2,910 $4,289   $100,068,024 4
2003/04/04 5 $8,316,696 -33% 2,910 $2,858   $111,133,733 5
2003/04/11 4 $4,502,225 -46% 2,830 $1,591   $117,614,736 6
2003/04/18 7 $3,280,980 -27% 2,284 $1,437   $122,677,348 7
2003/04/25 11 $2,068,521 -37% 1,668 $1,240   $126,063,177 8
2003/05/02 13 $1,126,682 -46% 1,113 $1,012   $127,633,098 9
2003/05/09 14 $737,930 -35% 778 $948   $128,659,231 10
2003/05/16 17 $300,437 -59% 399 $753   $129,128,567 11
2003/05/23 15 $483,320 +61% 461 $1,048   $129,718,805 12
2003/05/30 16 $381,844 -21% 366 $1,043   $130,381,123 13
2003/06/06 19 $269,066 -30% 318 $846   $130,821,038 14
2003/06/13 23 $208,492 -23% 263 $793   $131,197,438 15
2003/06/20 25 $181,311 -13% 226 $802   $131,531,232 16
2003/06/27 28 $139,619 -23% 181 $771   $131,774,908 17
2003/07/04 33 $103,399 -26% 155 $667   $131,974,653 18
2003/07/11 36 $101,684 -2% 125 $813   $132,177,535 19
2003/07/18 36 $98,302 -3% 107 $919   $132,406,386 20
2003/07/25 43 $58,288 -41% 60 $971   $132,541,238 21
2003/08/08 59 $33,462   43 $778   $132,675,402 23

Daily Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
2003/03/07 1 $9,839,615   2,801 $3,513   $9,839,615 1
2003/03/08 1 $13,360,006 +36% 2,801 $4,770   $23,199,621 2
2003/03/09 1 $7,901,405 -41% 2,801 $2,821   $31,101,026 3
2003/03/10 1 $2,054,000 -74% 2,801 $733   $33,155,000 4
2003/03/11 1 $2,121,000 +3% 2,801 $757   $35,276,000 5
2003/03/12 1 $1,967,000 -7% 2,801 $702   $37,244,000 6
2003/03/13 1 $1,989,000 +1% 2,801 $710   $39,232,000 7
2003/03/14 1 $6,745,599 +239% 2,801 $2,408   $45,977,825 8
2003/03/15 1 $9,945,069 +47% 2,801 $3,551   $55,922,894 9
2003/03/16 1 $5,364,266 -46% 2,801 $1,915   $61,287,160 10
2003/03/17 1 $1,449,000 -73% 2,801 $517   $62,736,000 11
2003/03/18 1 $1,581,000 +9% 2,801 $564   $64,317,000 12
2003/03/19 1 $1,345,000 -15% 2,801 $480   $65,662,000 13
2003/03/20 1 $1,483,000 +10% 2,801 $529   $67,145,000 14
2003/03/21 2 $4,965,535 +235% 2,871 $1,730   $72,110,201 15
2003/03/22 1 $7,656,729 +54% 2,871 $2,667   $79,766,930 16
2003/03/23 2 $3,582,204 -53% 2,871 $1,248   $83,349,134 17
2003/03/24 2 $1,001,000 -72% 2,871 $349   $84,350,000 18
2003/03/25 1 $1,070,000 +7% 2,871 $373   $85,420,000 19
2003/03/26 1 $1,019,000 -5% 2,871 $355   $86,439,000 20
2003/03/27 1 $1,147,000 +13% 2,871 $400   $87,586,000 21
2003/03/28 4 $3,625,295 +216% 2,910 $1,246   $91,211,516 22
2003/03/29 2 $5,785,196 +60% 2,910 $1,988   $96,996,712 23
2003/03/30 2 $3,071,312 -47% 2,910 $1,055   $100,068,024 24
2003/03/31 3 $732,000 -76% 2,910 $252   $100,800,000 25
2003/04/01 3 $716,000 -2% 2,910 $246   $101,516,000 26
2003/04/02 3 $641,000 -10% 2,910 $220   $102,157,000 27
2003/04/03 3 $660,000 +3% 2,910 $227   $102,817,037 28
2003/04/04 5 $2,434,502 +269% 2,910 $837   $105,251,539 29
2003/04/05 4 $3,942,429 +62% 2,910 $1,355   $109,193,968 30
2003/04/06 5 $1,939,765 -51% 2,910 $667   $111,133,733 31
2003/04/07 4 $453,000 -77% 2,910 $156   $111,587,000 32
2003/04/08 4 $520,000 +15% 2,910 $179   $112,107,000 33
2003/04/09 4 $490,000 -6% 2,910 $168   $112,597,000 34
2003/04/10 4 $516,000 +5% 2,910 $177   $113,113,000 35
2003/04/11 6 $1,316,000 +155% 2,830 $465   $114,429,000 36
2003/04/12 4 $2,093,039 +59% 2,830 $740   $116,566,891 37
2003/04/13 5 $1,047,845 -50% 2,830 $370   $117,614,736 38
2003/04/14 5 $381,000 -64% 2,830 $135   $117,996,000 39
2003/04/15 5 $406,000 +7% 2,830 $143   $118,402,000 40
2003/04/16 6 $399,000 -2% 2,830 $141   $118,800,000 41
2003/04/17 5 $596,000 +49% 2,830 $211   $119,396,000 42
2003/04/18 7 $1,218,427 +104% 2,284 $533   $120,614,795 43
2003/04/19 7 $1,265,197 +4% 2,284 $554   $121,879,992 44
2003/04/20 9 $797,356 -37% 2,284 $349   $122,677,348 45
2003/04/21 7 $380,000 -52% 2,284 $166   $123,058,000 46
2003/04/22 7 $321,000 -16% 2,284 $141   $123,378,000 47
2003/04/23 7 $307,000 -4% 2,284 $134   $123,686,000 48
2003/04/24 7 $309,000 +1% 2,284 $135   $123,995,000 49
2003/04/25 11 $654,227 +112% 2,284 $286   $124,649,227 50
2003/04/26 10 $1,004,434 +54% 1,668 $602   $125,653,661 51
2003/05/26 16 $114,532   461 $248   $129,833,337 81

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossWeek
2003/03/07 1 $39,232,226   2,801 $14,007   $39,232,226 1
2003/03/14 1 $27,912,440 -29% 2,801 $9,965   $67,144,666 2
2003/03/21 1 $20,441,555 -27% 2,871 $7,120   $87,586,221 3
2003/03/28 2 $15,230,816 -25% 2,910 $5,234   $102,817,037 4
2003/04/04 5 $10,295,474 -32% 2,910 $3,538   $113,112,511 5
2003/04/11 4 $6,283,857 -39% 2,830 $2,220   $119,396,368 6
2003/04/18 7 $4,598,288 -27% 2,284 $2,013   $123,994,656 7
2003/04/25 12 $2,511,760 -45% 1,668 $1,506   $126,506,416 8
2003/05/02 12 $1,414,885 -44% 1,113 $1,271   $127,921,301 9
2003/05/09 16 $906,829 -36% 778 $1,166   $128,828,130 10
2003/05/16 18 $407,355 -55% 399 $1,021   $129,235,485 11
2003/05/23 15 $763,794 +88% 461 $1,657   $129,999,279 12
2003/05/30 18 $552,693 -28% 366 $1,510   $130,551,972 13
2003/06/06 19 $436,974 -21% 318 $1,374   $130,988,946 14
2003/06/13 21 $360,975 -17% 263 $1,373   $131,349,921 15
2003/06/20 26 $285,368 -21% 226 $1,263   $131,635,289 16
2003/06/27 28 $235,965 -17% 181 $1,304   $131,871,254 17
2003/07/04 33 $204,597 -13% 155 $1,320   $132,075,851 18
2003/07/11 30 $232,233 +14% 125 $1,858   $132,308,084 19
2003/07/18 34 $174,866 -25% 107 $1,634   $132,482,950 20
2003/08/08 66 $33,462   43 $778   $132,675,402 23

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