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Dark Blue (2003)

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $9,237,470Details
International Box Office $3,024,595
Worldwide Box Office $12,262,065
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Metrics

Rotten Tomatoes
Critics RottenAudience Spilled
Critics
58% - Rotten
Audience
52% - Spilled

Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists


Movie Details

Production Budget:$15,000,000
Domestic Releases: February 21st, 2003 (Wide) by MGM
MPAA Rating: R for violence, language and brief sexuality
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Keywords: Corrupt Cops, Film Noir
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 7th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 4,831 $14,273 Apr 4, 2003 45
Biggest 6th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 5,404 $12,679 Mar 28, 2003 38
Biggest 5th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 5,620 $20,037 Mar 21, 2003 31
Biggest 4th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 4,327 $193,491 Mar 14, 2003 24
Biggest 3rd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 4,366 $367,038 Mar 7, 2003 17
Biggest 2nd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 3,377 $2,363,002 Feb 28, 2003 10
Biggest Opening Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 3,313 $3,880,688 Feb 21, 2003 3
Widest Opening Weekend 1,991 2,176 Feb 21, 2003 3

Cast

   Sgt. Eldon Perry, Jr.
Scott Speedman    Bobby Tedrow
Ving Rhames    Deputy Chief Arthur Holland
Brendan Gleeson    Jack Van Meter
Kurupt   
Michael Michele   
Khandi Alexander    Janelle Holland

Production and Technical Credits

Director   
Composer    Terence Blanchard

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Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
2003/02/21 9 $3,880,688   2,176 $1,783   $3,880,688 3
2003/02/28 11 $2,363,002 -39% 2,176 $1,086   $7,563,151 10
2003/03/07 22 $367,038 -84% 1,127 $326   $8,687,105 17
2003/03/14 35 $193,491 -47% 560 $346   $9,059,588 24
2003/03/21 69 $20,037 -90% 55 $364   $9,165,378 31
2003/03/28 81 $12,679 -37% 41 $309   $9,189,824 38
2003/04/04 83 $14,273 +13% 19 $751   $9,237,470 45

Daily Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
2003/02/21 9 $1,233,000   2,176 $567   $1,233,000 1
2003/02/22 9 $1,571,007 +27% 2,176 $722   $2,789,235 2
2003/02/23 9 $1,091,453 -31% 2,176 $502   $3,880,688 3
2003/02/24 8 $339,000 -69% 2,176 $156   $4,219,000 4
2003/02/25 7 $375,000 +11% 2,176 $172   $4,594,000 5
2003/02/26 8 $321,000 -14% 2,176 $148   $4,916,000 6
2003/02/27 9 $285,000 -11% 2,176 $131   $5,200,000 7
2003/03/01 10 $880,719   2,176 $405   $6,648,649 9
2003/03/02 9 $914,502 +4% 2,176 $420   $7,563,151 10

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
2003/02/21 9 $5,200,149   2,176 $2,390   $5,200,149 7
2003/02/28 11 $3,119,918 -40% 2,176 $1,434   $8,320,067 14
2003/03/07 22 $546,030 -82% 1,127 $484   $8,866,097 21
2003/03/14 35 $279,244 -49% 560 $499   $9,145,341 28
2003/03/21 67 $31,804 -89% 55 $578   $9,177,145 35
2003/03/28 68 $46,052 +45% 41 $1,123   $9,223,197 42
2003/04/04 92 $14,273 -69% 19 $751   $9,237,470 49

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