Follow us on

Brown Sugar (2002)

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $27,362,712Details
International Box Office $952,560Details
Worldwide Box Office $28,315,272
Further financial details...

  1. Summary
  2. News
  3. Box Office
  4. International
  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 2,732 $27,362,712
All Time International Box Office 5,799 $952,560
All Time Worldwide Box Office 3,547 $28,315,272

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


Movie Details

Production Budget:$8,000,000
Domestic Releases: October 11th, 2002 (Wide) by 20th Century Fox
Video Release: February 11th, 2003 by Fox Home Entertainment
MPAA Rating: PG-13 for sexual content and language
Comparisons: vs. The Pallbearer
Create your own comparison chart…
Keywords: African-American, Romance
Source:Original Screenplay
Genre:Romantic Comedy
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Contemporary Fiction

Ranking on other Records and Milestones

RecordRankAmountChart
Date
Days In
Release
Biggest Domestic 16th Weekend 1,967 $4,877 Jan 24, 2003 108
Biggest Domestic 15th Weekend 1,915 $10,938 Jan 17, 2003 101
Biggest Domestic 14th Weekend 1,885 $24,003 Jan 10, 2003 94
Biggest Domestic 13th Weekend 2,143 $23,586 Jan 3, 2003 87
Biggest Domestic 12th Weekend 2,372 $28,009 Dec 27, 2002 80
Biggest Domestic 11th Weekend 2,865 $21,093 Dec 20, 2002 73
Biggest Domestic 10th Weekend 2,953 $33,171 Dec 13, 2002 66
Biggest Domestic 9th Weekend 3,475 $27,875 Dec 6, 2002 59
Biggest Domestic 8th Weekend 3,311 $58,404 Nov 29, 2002 52
Biggest Domestic 7th Weekend 2,797 $157,691 Nov 22, 2002 45
Biggest Domestic 6th Weekend 2,301 $464,626 Nov 15, 2002 38
Biggest Domestic 5th Weekend 2,215 $1,037,627 Nov 8, 2002 31
Biggest Domestic 4th Weekend 2,397 $1,672,437 Nov 1, 2002 24
Biggest Domestic 3rd Weekend 2,419 $2,784,029 Oct 25, 2002 17
Biggest Domestic 2nd Weekend 2,117 $5,215,091 Oct 18, 2002 10
Biggest Domestic October Weekend 242 $10,738,882 Oct 11, 2002 3
Biggest Domestic Opening Weekend 1,725 $10,738,882 Oct 11, 2002 3
Leggiest Opening Weekend 722 3.03 Oct 11, 2002 3
Front-Loaded Opening Weekend 1,690 33.0% Oct 11, 2002 3
Widest Opening Weekend 3,155 1,372 Oct 11, 2002 3
Never No. 1 Domestic 1,467 $27,362,712 Oct 11, 2002 0

Cast

Taye Diggs    Dre
Sanaa Lathan    Sidney
Mos Def    Chris V.
Ralph E. Tresvant    Royale
Nicole Ari Parker   
Boris Kodjoe   
Queen Latifah    Francine
Method Man   

Domestic Cumulative Box Office Records


Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
2002/10/11 3 $10,738,882   1,372 $7,827   $10,738,882 3
2002/10/18 5 $5,215,091 -51% 1,378 $3,785   $18,502,360 10
2002/10/25 9 $2,784,029 -47% 1,146 $2,429   $22,348,965 17
2002/11/01 10 $1,672,437 -40% 854 $1,958   $24,592,014 24
2002/11/08 17 $1,037,627 -38% 649 $1,599   $26,003,024 31
2002/11/15 21 $464,626 -55% 398 $1,167   $26,741,171 38
2002/11/22 28 $157,691 -66% 191 $826   $27,007,720 45
2002/11/29 46 $58,404 -63% 67 $872   $27,109,760 52
2002/12/06 55 $27,875 -52% 65 $429   $27,146,583 59
2002/12/13 48 $33,171 +19% 89 $373   $27,186,836 66
2002/12/20 51 $21,093 -36% 53 $398   $27,223,154 73
2002/12/27 57 $28,009 +33% 36 $778   $27,266,244 80
2003/01/03 60 $23,586 -16% 34 $694   $27,307,799 87
2003/01/10 62 $24,003 +2% 42 $572   $27,338,916 94
2003/01/17 77 $10,938 -54% 24 $456   $27,356,292 101
2003/01/24 88 $4,877 -55% 17 $287   $27,362,712 108

Daily Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
2002/10/11 3 $3,546,176   1,372 $2,585   $3,546,176 1
2002/10/12 3 $4,485,837 +26% 1,372 $3,270   $8,032,013 2
2002/10/13 3 $2,706,869 -40% 1,372 $1,973   $10,738,882 3
2002/10/14 4 $1,100,000 -59% 1,372 $802   $11,839,000 4
2002/10/15 5 $524,000 -52% 1,372 $382   $12,363,000 5
2002/10/16 6 $441,000 -16% 1,372 $321   $12,804,000 6
2002/10/17 5 $484,000 +10% 1,372 $353   $13,287,000 7
2002/10/18 7 $1,535,874 +217% 1,370 $1,121   $14,823,143 8
2002/10/19 5 $2,532,899 +65% 1,370 $1,849   $17,356,042 9
2002/10/20 7 $1,146,318 -55% 1,370 $837   $18,502,360 10
2002/10/21 6 $306,000 -73% 1,378 $222   $18,808,000 11
2002/10/22 7 $268,000 -12% 1,378 $194   $19,076,000 12
2002/10/23 7 $240,000 -10% 1,378 $174   $19,316,000 13
2002/10/24 7 $249,000 +4% 1,378 $181   $19,565,000 14
2002/10/25 11 $809,403 +225% 1,146 $706   $20,374,339 15
2002/10/26 8 $1,338,646 +65% 1,146 $1,168   $21,712,985 16
2002/10/27 12 $635,980 -52% 1,146 $555   $22,348,965 17
2002/10/28 10 $161,000 -75% 1,146 $140   $22,510,000 18
2002/11/01 10 $451,000   855 $527   $23,370,000 22
2002/11/02 10 $805,000 +78% 855 $942   $24,175,000 23
2002/11/08 16 $282,000   649 $435   $25,247,000 29
2002/11/09 14 $496,000 +76% 649 $764   $25,743,000 30
2002/11/10 17 $260,000 -48% 649 $401   $26,003,024 31
2002/11/15 18 $132,728   398 $333   $26,409,233 36
2002/11/16 18 $232,777 +75% 398 $585   $26,642,010 37
2002/11/17 18 $99,121 -57% 398 $249   $26,741,131 38

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
2002/10/11 3 $13,287,269   1,372 $9,685   $13,287,269 7
2002/10/18 6 $6,277,667 -53% 1,378 $4,556   $19,564,936 14
2002/10/25 9 $3,354,641 -47% 1,146 $2,927   $22,919,577 21
2002/11/01 11 $2,045,820 -39% 854 $2,396   $24,965,397 28
2002/11/08 16 $1,311,148 -36% 649 $2,020   $26,276,545 35
2002/11/15 20 $573,484 -56% 398 $1,441   $26,850,029 42
2002/11/22 29 $201,327 -65% 191 $1,054   $27,051,356 49
2002/11/29 46 $67,352 -67% 67 $1,005   $27,118,708 56
2002/12/06 53 $34,957 -48% 65 $538   $27,153,665 63
2002/12/13 44 $48,396 +38% 89 $544   $27,202,061 70
2002/12/20 50 $36,174 -25% 53 $683   $27,238,235 77
2002/12/27 55 $45,978 +27% 36 $1,277   $27,284,213 84
2003/01/03 61 $30,700 -33% 34 $903   $27,314,913 91
2003/01/10 64 $30,441 -1% 42 $725   $27,345,354 98
2003/01/17 78 $12,481 -59% 24 $520   $27,357,835 105
2003/01/24 92 $4,877 -61% 17 $287   $27,362,712 112

Full financial estimates for this film, including domestic and international box office, video sales, video rentals, TV and ancillary revenue are available through our research services. For more information, please contact us at research@the-numbers.com.