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Comedian (2002)

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $2,744,253Details
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Metrics

Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists

RecordRankAmount
All Time Domestic Box Office 6,598 $2,744,253
All Time Worldwide Box Office 8,439 $2,744,253
All Time Domestic Highest Grossing Limited Release Movies 858 $2,744,253
All Time Domestic Box Office for R Movies 2,116 $2,744,253
All Time Worldwide Box Office for R Movies 2,467 $2,744,253

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


Movie Details

Domestic Releases: October 11th, 2002 (Limited) by Miramax
MPAA Rating: R for language
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Keywords: Stand-Up Comedy, Big Break, Gratuitous Cameos, Epilogue, Performing Arts
Source:Based on Real Life Events
Genre:Documentary
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Factual

Ranking on other Records and Milestones

RecordRankAmountChart
Date
Days In
Release
Biggest Domestic 11th Weekend 3,305 $10,086 Dec 20, 2002 73
Biggest 11th Weekend Limited Release 1,098 $10,086 Dec 20, 2002 73
Theater Average 11th Weekend Limited Release 1,370 $720 Dec 20, 2002 73
Biggest Domestic 10th Weekend 3,178 $23,515 Dec 13, 2002 66
Biggest 10th Weekend Limited Release 873 $23,515 Dec 13, 2002 66
Theater Average 10th Weekend Limited Release 1,481 $759 Dec 13, 2002 66
Biggest Domestic 9th Weekend 3,260 $38,208 Dec 6, 2002 59
Biggest 9th Weekend Limited Release 831 $38,208 Dec 6, 2002 59
Theater Average 9th Weekend Limited Release 1,462 $868 Dec 6, 2002 59
Biggest Domestic 8th Weekend 3,095 $72,626 Nov 29, 2002 52
Biggest 8th Weekend Limited Release 711 $72,626 Nov 29, 2002 52
Theater Average 8th Weekend Limited Release 1,053 $1,345 Nov 29, 2002 52
Biggest Domestic 7th Weekend 2,974 $131,203 Nov 22, 2002 45
Biggest 7th Weekend Limited Release 612 $131,203 Nov 22, 2002 45
Theater Average 7th Weekend Limited Release 1,632 $1,093 Nov 22, 2002 45
Biggest Domestic 6th Weekend 2,727 $305,317 Nov 15, 2002 38
Biggest 6th Weekend Limited Release 414 $305,317 Nov 15, 2002 38
Theater Average 6th Weekend Limited Release 1,598 $1,310 Nov 15, 2002 38
Biggest Domestic 5th Weekend 2,922 $485,955 Nov 8, 2002 31
Biggest 5th Weekend Limited Release 339 $485,955 Nov 8, 2002 31
Theater Average 5th Weekend Limited Release 1,244 $1,992 Nov 8, 2002 31
Biggest Domestic 4th Weekend 3,304 $689,436 Nov 1, 2002 24
Biggest 4th Weekend Limited Release 295 $689,436 Nov 1, 2002 24
Theater Average 4th Weekend Limited Release 943 $3,064 Nov 1, 2002 24
Biggest Domestic 3rd Weekend 4,818 $205,320 Oct 25, 2002 17
Biggest 3rd Weekend Limited Release 800 $205,320 Oct 25, 2002 17
Theater Average 3rd Weekend Limited Release 375 $6,844 Oct 25, 2002 17
Biggest Domestic 2nd Weekend 6,540 $47,613 Oct 18, 2002 10
Biggest 2nd Weekend Limited Release 1,971 $47,613 Oct 18, 2002 10
Theater Average 2nd Weekend Limited Release 350 $11,903 Oct 18, 2002 10
Biggest Domestic Opening Weekend 6,739 $60,224 Oct 11, 2002 3
Biggest Opening Weekend Limited Release 1,949 $60,224 Oct 11, 2002 3
Theater Average Opening Weekend Limited Release 745 $15,056 Oct 11, 2002 3
Theater Average Limited Release 1,072 $15,056 Oct 11, 2002 3
Top 2002 Theater Average Limited Release 51 $15,056 Oct 11, 2002 3
Never Wide Domestic 1,065 $2,744,253 Oct 11, 2002 0
Never No. 1 Domestic 4,514 $2,744,253 Oct 11, 2002 0
Widest Expansion Limited Release 459 240 Oct 11, 2002 0

Cast

Jerry Seinfeld    Himself
Colin Quinn    Himself
Chris Rock    Himself
Garry Shandling    Himself
Jay Leno    Himself

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Domestic Cumulative Box Office Records


Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
2002/10/11 43 $60,224   4 $15,056   $60,224 3
2002/10/18 51 $47,613 -21% 4 $11,903   $137,683 10
2002/10/25 32 $205,320 +331% 30 $6,844   $363,733 17
2002/11/01 21 $689,436 +236% 225 $3,064   $1,133,891 24
2002/11/08 22 $485,955 -30% 244 $1,992   $1,808,006 31
2002/11/15 23 $305,317 -37% 233 $1,310   $2,271,803 38
2002/11/22 32 $131,203 -57% 120 $1,093   $2,502,061 45
2002/11/29 43 $72,626 -45% 54 $1,345   $2,625,818 52
2002/12/06 47 $38,208 -47% 44 $868   $2,683,160 59
2002/12/13 53 $23,515 -38% 31 $759   $2,724,140 66
2002/12/20 60 $10,086 -57% 14 $720   $2,744,253 73

Daily Box Office Performance

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
2002/10/11 44 $90,070   4 $22,518   $90,070 7
2002/10/18 48 $68,343 -24% 4 $17,086   $158,413 14
2002/10/25 31 $286,042 +319% 30 $9,535   $444,455 21
2002/11/01 22 $877,596 +207% 225 $3,900   $1,322,051 28
2002/11/08 22 $644,435 -27% 244 $2,641   $1,966,486 35
2002/11/15 23 $404,372 -37% 233 $1,736   $2,370,858 42
2002/11/22 32 $182,334 -55% 120 $1,519   $2,553,192 49
2002/11/29 40 $91,760 -50% 54 $1,699   $2,644,952 56
2002/12/06 43 $55,673 -39% 44 $1,265   $2,700,625 63
2002/12/13 49 $33,542 -40% 31 $1,082   $2,734,167 70
2002/12/20 64 $10,086 -70% 14 $720   $2,744,253 77

Worldwide Cumulative Box Office Records


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