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The Business of Strangers (2001)

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $1,030,920Details
International Box Office $260,000
Worldwide Box Office $1,290,920
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  6. Cast & Crew
  7. Trailer

Metrics

Rotten Tomatoes
Critics Certified FreshAudience Spilled
Critics
80% - Certified Fresh
Audience
51% - Spilled

Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists


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

RecordRankRevenueChart
Date
Days In
Release
Biggest 20th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,510 $238 Apr 19, 2002 136
Biggest 19th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,439 $1,769 Apr 12, 2002 129
Biggest 18th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,825 $985 Apr 5, 2002 122
Biggest 17th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,978 $1,691 Mar 29, 2002 115
Biggest 16th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,638 $11,811 Mar 22, 2002 108
Biggest 15th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 2,127 $5,510 Mar 15, 2002 101
Biggest 14th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 2,797 $2,220 Mar 8, 2002 94
Biggest 13th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 2,669 $6,984 Mar 1, 2002 87
Biggest 12th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 3,084 $6,636 Feb 22, 2002 80
Biggest 11th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 3,629 $5,020 Feb 15, 2002 73
Biggest 10th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 4,036 $4,832 Feb 8, 2002 66
Biggest 9th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 4,363 $5,684 Feb 1, 2002 59
Biggest 8th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 4,223 $15,436 Jan 25, 2002 52
Biggest 7th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 3,976 $42,848 Jan 18, 2002 45
Biggest 6th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 4,653 $35,590 Jan 11, 2002 38
Biggest 5th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 4,690 $60,416 Jan 4, 2002 31
Biggest 4th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 4,788 $106,504 Dec 28, 2001 24
Biggest 3rd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 5,016 $141,741 Dec 21, 2001 17
Biggest 2nd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 5,405 $132,241 Dec 14, 2001 10
Biggest Opening Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 6,426 $71,821 Dec 7, 2001 3

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

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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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