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The Business of Strangers (2001)

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $1,030,920Details
International Box Office $260,000Details
Worldwide Box Office $1,290,920
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Metrics

Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists

RecordRankAmount
All Time Domestic Box Office 7,757 $1,030,920
All Time International Box Office 6,878 $260,000
All Time Worldwide Box Office 9,749 $1,290,920
All Time Domestic Highest Grossing Limited Release Movies 1,521 $1,030,920
All Time Domestic Box Office for R Movies 2,543 $1,030,920
All Time International Box Office for R Movies 2,033 $260,000
All Time Worldwide Box Office for R Movies 2,842 $1,290,920

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


Movie Details

Production Budget:$6,000,000
Domestic Releases: December 7th, 2001 (Wide) by IFC Films
MPAA Rating: R for strong language and some sexuality
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Source:Original Screenplay
Genre:Drama
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Contemporary Fiction

Ranking on other Records and Milestones

RecordRankAmountChart
Date
Days In
Release
Biggest Domestic 20th Weekend 1,528 $238 Apr 19, 2002 136
Biggest 20th Weekend Limited Release 867 $238 Apr 19, 2002 136
Theater Average 20th Weekend Limited Release 831 $238 Apr 19, 2002 136
Biggest Domestic 19th Weekend 1,459 $1,769 Apr 12, 2002 129
Biggest 19th Weekend Limited Release 690 $1,769 Apr 12, 2002 129
Theater Average 19th Weekend Limited Release 645 $590 Apr 12, 2002 129
Biggest Domestic 18th Weekend 1,851 $985 Apr 5, 2002 122
Biggest 18th Weekend Limited Release 923 $985 Apr 5, 2002 122
Theater Average 18th Weekend Limited Release 838 $493 Apr 5, 2002 122
Biggest Domestic 17th Weekend 2,015 $1,691 Mar 29, 2002 115
Biggest 17th Weekend Limited Release 943 $1,691 Mar 29, 2002 115
Theater Average 17th Weekend Limited Release 1,119 $338 Mar 29, 2002 115
Biggest Domestic 16th Weekend 1,665 $11,811 Mar 22, 2002 108
Biggest 16th Weekend Limited Release 520 $11,811 Mar 22, 2002 108
Theater Average 16th Weekend Limited Release 225 $1,687 Mar 22, 2002 108
Biggest Domestic 15th Weekend 2,168 $5,510 Mar 15, 2002 101
Biggest 15th Weekend Limited Release 809 $5,510 Mar 15, 2002 101
Theater Average 15th Weekend Limited Release 805 $787 Mar 15, 2002 101
Biggest Domestic 14th Weekend 2,849 $2,220 Mar 8, 2002 94
Biggest 14th Weekend Limited Release 1,238 $2,220 Mar 8, 2002 94
Theater Average 14th Weekend Limited Release 1,365 $444 Mar 8, 2002 94
Biggest Domestic 13th Weekend 2,712 $6,984 Mar 1, 2002 87
Biggest 13th Weekend Limited Release 966 $6,984 Mar 1, 2002 87
Theater Average 13th Weekend Limited Release 756 $998 Mar 1, 2002 87
Biggest Domestic 12th Weekend 3,143 $6,636 Feb 22, 2002 80
Biggest 12th Weekend Limited Release 1,147 $6,636 Feb 22, 2002 80
Theater Average 12th Weekend Limited Release 928 $948 Feb 22, 2002 80
Biggest Domestic 11th Weekend 3,698 $5,020 Feb 15, 2002 73
Biggest 11th Weekend Limited Release 1,419 $5,020 Feb 15, 2002 73
Theater Average 11th Weekend Limited Release 1,377 $717 Feb 15, 2002 73
Biggest Domestic 10th Weekend 4,110 $4,832 Feb 8, 2002 66
Biggest 10th Weekend Limited Release 1,569 $4,832 Feb 8, 2002 66
Theater Average 10th Weekend Limited Release 1,871 $537 Feb 8, 2002 66
Biggest Domestic 9th Weekend 4,443 $5,684 Feb 1, 2002 59
Biggest 9th Weekend Limited Release 1,667 $5,684 Feb 1, 2002 59
Theater Average 9th Weekend Limited Release 2,291 $406 Feb 1, 2002 59
Biggest Domestic 8th Weekend 4,306 $15,436 Jan 25, 2002 52
Biggest 8th Weekend Limited Release 1,356 $15,436 Jan 25, 2002 52
Theater Average 8th Weekend Limited Release 1,882 $735 Jan 25, 2002 52
Biggest Domestic 7th Weekend 4,053 $42,848 Jan 18, 2002 45
Biggest 7th Weekend Limited Release 1,054 $42,848 Jan 18, 2002 45
Theater Average 7th Weekend Limited Release 1,628 $1,099 Jan 18, 2002 45
Biggest Domestic 6th Weekend 4,741 $35,590 Jan 11, 2002 38
Biggest 6th Weekend Limited Release 1,325 $35,590 Jan 11, 2002 38
Theater Average 6th Weekend Limited Release 1,473 $1,424 Jan 11, 2002 38
Biggest Domestic 5th Weekend 4,785 $60,416 Jan 4, 2002 31
Biggest 5th Weekend Limited Release 1,198 $60,416 Jan 4, 2002 31
Theater Average 5th Weekend Limited Release 1,330 $1,888 Jan 4, 2002 31
Biggest Domestic 4th Weekend 4,885 $106,504 Dec 28, 2001 24
Biggest 4th Weekend Limited Release 1,071 $106,504 Dec 28, 2001 24
Theater Average 4th Weekend Limited Release 1,602 $2,010 Dec 28, 2001 24
Biggest Domestic 3rd Weekend 5,123 $141,741 Dec 21, 2001 17
Biggest 3rd Weekend Limited Release 999 $141,741 Dec 21, 2001 17
Theater Average 3rd Weekend Limited Release 1,901 $2,362 Dec 21, 2001 17
Biggest Domestic 2nd Weekend 5,527 $132,241 Dec 14, 2001 10
Biggest 2nd Weekend Limited Release 1,105 $132,241 Dec 14, 2001 10
Theater Average 2nd Weekend Limited Release 2,011 $3,574 Dec 14, 2001 10
Biggest Domestic Opening Weekend 6,564 $71,821 Dec 7, 2001 3
Biggest Opening Weekend Limited Release 1,779 $71,821 Dec 7, 2001 3
Theater Average Opening Weekend Limited Release 1,652 $8,978 Dec 7, 2001 3
Theater Average Limited Release 2,771 $8,978 Dec 7, 2001 3
Top 2001 Theater Average Limited Release 142 $8,978 Dec 7, 2001 3
Never Wide Domestic 1,908 $1,030,920 Dec 7, 2001 0
Never No. 1 Domestic 5,427 $1,030,920 Dec 7, 2001 0
Widest Expansion Limited Release 1,131 52 Dec 7, 2001 0

Cast

Stockard Channing    Julie Styron
Julia Stiles    Paula Murphy
Fred Weller    Nick Harris
Mary Testa    Receptionist
Jack Hallett    Mr. Fostwick
Marcus Giamatti    Robert
Buddy Fitzpatrick    Waiter
Salem Ludwig    Man at Pool
Shelagh Ratner    Airport Announcer

Domestic Cumulative Box Office Records


Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
2001/12/07 35 $71,821   8 $8,978   $71,821 3
2001/12/14 25 $132,241 +84% 37 $3,574   $237,201 10
2001/12/21 22 $141,741 +7% 60 $2,362   $495,907 17
2001/12/28 29 $106,504 -25% 53 $2,010   $696,184 24
2002/01/04 35 $60,416 -43% 32 $1,888   $780,392 31
2002/01/11 40 $35,590 -41% 25 $1,424   $840,196 38
2002/01/18 42 $42,848 +20% 39 $1,099   $906,778 45
2002/01/25 61 $15,436 -64% 21 $735   $937,896 52
2002/02/01 82 $5,684 -63% 14 $406   $951,992 59
2002/02/08 82 $4,832 -15% 9 $537   $960,088 66
2002/02/15 84 $5,020 +4% 7 $717   $967,890 73
2002/02/22 84 $6,636 +32% 7 $948   $977,332 80
2002/03/01 84 $6,984 +5% 7 $998   $987,356 87
2002/03/08 109 $2,220 -68% 5 $444   $992,387 94
2002/03/15 86 $5,510 +148% 7 $787   $1,001,310 101
2002/03/22 79 $11,811 +114% 7 $1,687   $1,018,299 108
2002/03/29 116 $1,691 -86% 5 $338   $1,022,997 115
2002/04/05 125 $985 -42% 2 $493   $1,024,709 122
2002/04/12 102 $1,769 +80% 3 $590   $1,027,069 129
2002/04/19 149 $238 -87% 1 $238   $1,028,337 136

Daily Box Office Performance

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
2001/12/07 34 $104,960   8 $13,120   $104,960 7
2001/12/14 23 $249,206 +137% 37 $6,735   $354,166 14
2001/12/21 25 $235,514 -5% 60 $3,925   $589,680 21
2001/12/28 29 $130,296 -45% 53 $2,458   $719,976 28
2002/01/04 33 $84,630 -35% 32 $2,645   $804,606 35
2002/01/11 40 $59,324 -30% 25 $2,373   $863,930 42
2002/01/18 43 $58,530 -1% 39 $1,501   $922,460 49
2002/01/25 61 $23,848 -59% 21 $1,136   $946,308 56
2002/02/01 81 $8,948 -62% 14 $639   $955,256 63
2002/02/08 82 $7,614 -15% 9 $846   $962,870 70
2002/02/15 84 $7,826 +3% 7 $1,118   $970,696 77
2002/02/22 84 $9,676 +24% 7 $1,382   $980,372 84
2002/03/01 87 $9,795 +1% 7 $1,399   $990,167 91
2002/03/08 98 $5,633 -42% 5 $1,127   $995,800 98
2002/03/15 85 $10,688 +90% 7 $1,527   $1,006,488 105
2002/03/22 82 $14,818 +39% 7 $2,117   $1,021,306 112
2002/03/29 112 $2,418 -84% 5 $484   $1,023,724 119
2002/04/05 112 $1,576 -35% 2 $788   $1,025,300 126
2002/04/12 102 $2,799 +78% 3 $933   $1,028,099 133

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