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Brown Sugar (2002)

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $27,362,712Details
International Box Office $952,560Details
Worldwide Box Office $28,315,272
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Metrics

Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists

RecordRankAmount
All Time Domestic Box Office (Rank 2,701-2,800) 2,780 $27,362,712
All Time International Box Office (Rank 6,201-6,300) 6,225 $952,560
All Time Worldwide Box Office (Rank 3,601-3,700) 3,646 $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 Best Man
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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
Columbus Day (All Movies, 3-Day) 66 $10,738,882 Oct 11, 2002 3
Columbus Day (All Movies, 3-Day, Inflation Adjusted) 67 $16,450,267 Oct 11, 2002 3
Columbus Day (All Movies, 4-Day, Fri-Mon) 59 $11,838,882 Oct 11, 2002 3
Columbus Day (All Movies, 4-Day, Fri-Mon, Inflation Adjusted) 49 $18,135,293 Oct 11, 2002 3
Columbus Day (Opening, 3-Day) 38 $10,738,882 Oct 11, 2002 3
Columbus Day (Opening, 3-Day, Inflation Adjusted) 39 $16,450,267 Oct 11, 2002 3
Columbus Day (Opening, 4-Day, Fri-Mon) 32 $11,838,882 Oct 11, 2002 3
Columbus Day (Opening, 4-Day, Fri-Mon, Inflation Adjusted) 27 $18,135,293 Oct 11, 2002 3

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 GrossWeek
2002/10/11 3 $10,738,882   1,372 $7,827   $10,738,882 1
2002/10/18 5 $5,215,091 -51% 1,378 $3,785   $18,502,360 2
2002/10/25 9 $2,784,029 -47% 1,146 $2,429   $22,348,965 3
2002/11/01 10 $1,672,437 -40% 854 $1,958   $24,592,014 4
2002/11/08 17 $1,037,627 -38% 649 $1,599   $26,003,024 5
2002/11/15 21 $464,626 -55% 398 $1,167   $26,741,171 6
2002/11/22 28 $157,691 -66% 191 $826   $27,007,720 7
2002/11/29 46 $58,404 -63% 67 $872   $27,109,760 8
2002/12/06 55 $27,875 -52% 65 $429   $27,146,583 9
2002/12/13 48 $33,171 +19% 89 $373   $27,186,836 10
2002/12/20 51 $21,093 -36% 53 $398   $27,223,154 11
2002/12/27 57 $28,009 +33% 36 $778   $27,266,244 12
2003/01/03 60 $23,586 -16% 34 $694   $27,307,799 13
2003/01/10 62 $24,003 +2% 42 $572   $27,338,916 14
2003/01/17 77 $10,938 -54% 24 $456   $27,356,292 15
2003/01/24 88 $4,877 -55% 17 $287   $27,362,712 16

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 GrossWeek
2002/10/11 3 $13,287,269   1,372 $9,685   $13,287,269 1
2002/10/18 6 $6,277,667 -53% 1,378 $4,556   $19,564,936 2
2002/10/25 9 $3,354,641 -47% 1,146 $2,927   $22,919,577 3
2002/11/01 11 $2,045,820 -39% 854 $2,396   $24,965,397 4
2002/11/08 16 $1,311,148 -36% 649 $2,020   $26,276,545 5
2002/11/15 20 $573,484 -56% 398 $1,441   $26,850,029 6
2002/11/22 29 $201,327 -65% 191 $1,054   $27,051,356 7
2002/11/29 46 $67,352 -67% 67 $1,005   $27,118,708 8
2002/12/06 53 $34,957 -48% 65 $538   $27,153,665 9
2002/12/13 44 $48,396 +38% 89 $544   $27,202,061 10
2002/12/20 50 $36,174 -25% 53 $683   $27,238,235 11
2002/12/27 55 $45,978 +27% 36 $1,277   $27,284,213 12
2003/01/03 61 $30,700 -33% 34 $903   $27,314,913 13
2003/01/10 64 $30,441 -1% 42 $725   $27,345,354 14
2003/01/17 78 $12,481 -59% 24 $520   $27,357,835 15
2003/01/24 92 $4,877 -61% 17 $287   $27,362,712 16

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