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The Devil's Backbone (2001)

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $755,249Details
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Metrics

Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists

RecordRankAmount
All Time Domestic Box Office 8,121 $755,249
All Time Worldwide Box Office 10,580 $755,249
All Time Domestic Highest Grossing Limited Release Movies 1,756 $755,249
All Time Domestic Box Office for R Movies 2,650 $755,249
All Time Worldwide Box Office for R Movies 3,064 $755,249

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


Movie Details

Domestic Releases: November 21st, 2001 (Wide) by Sony Pictures Classics
Video Release: July 30th, 2013 by Criterion
MPAA Rating: R for violence, language and some sexuality
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Keywords: Foreign Language, Boarding School
Source:Original Screenplay
Genre:Horror
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Historical Fiction
Production Countries: Spain

Ranking on other Records and Milestones

RecordRankAmountChart
Date
Days In
Release
Biggest Domestic 24th Weekend 676 $1,768 May 3, 2002 166
Biggest 24th Weekend Limited Release 353 $1,768 May 3, 2002 166
Theater Average 24th Weekend Limited Release 349 $589 May 3, 2002 166
Biggest Domestic 23rd Weekend 744 $2,186 Apr 26, 2002 159
Biggest 23rd Weekend Limited Release 362 $2,186 Apr 26, 2002 159
Theater Average 23rd Weekend Limited Release 468 $437 Apr 26, 2002 159
Biggest Domestic 22nd Weekend 880 $2,286 Apr 19, 2002 152
Biggest 22nd Weekend Limited Release 425 $2,286 Apr 19, 2002 152
Theater Average 22nd Weekend Limited Release 453 $572 Apr 19, 2002 152
Biggest Domestic 21st Weekend 1,014 $2,480 Apr 12, 2002 145
Biggest 21st Weekend Limited Release 480 $2,480 Apr 12, 2002 145
Theater Average 21st Weekend Limited Release 373 $827 Apr 12, 2002 145
Biggest Domestic 20th Weekend 1,054 $4,169 Apr 5, 2002 138
Biggest 20th Weekend Limited Release 446 $4,169 Apr 5, 2002 138
Theater Average 20th Weekend Limited Release 304 $1,042 Apr 5, 2002 138
Biggest Domestic 19th Weekend 1,216 $4,633 Mar 29, 2002 131
Biggest 19th Weekend Limited Release 488 $4,633 Mar 29, 2002 131
Theater Average 19th Weekend Limited Release 712 $515 Mar 29, 2002 131
Biggest Domestic 18th Weekend 1,456 $4,595 Mar 22, 2002 124
Biggest 18th Weekend Limited Release 588 $4,595 Mar 22, 2002 124
Theater Average 18th Weekend Limited Release 897 $418 Mar 22, 2002 124
Biggest Domestic 17th Weekend 1,466 $10,105 Mar 15, 2002 117
Biggest 17th Weekend Limited Release 489 $10,105 Mar 15, 2002 117
Theater Average 17th Weekend Limited Release 590 $842 Mar 15, 2002 117
Biggest Domestic 16th Weekend 1,584 $14,872 Mar 8, 2002 110
Biggest 16th Weekend Limited Release 466 $14,872 Mar 8, 2002 110
Theater Average 16th Weekend Limited Release 519 $1,062 Mar 8, 2002 110
Biggest Domestic 15th Weekend 2,077 $7,067 Mar 1, 2002 103
Biggest 15th Weekend Limited Release 731 $7,067 Mar 1, 2002 103
Theater Average 15th Weekend Limited Release 995 $642 Mar 1, 2002 103
Biggest Domestic 14th Weekend 2,292 $9,034 Feb 22, 2002 96
Biggest 14th Weekend Limited Release 775 $9,034 Feb 22, 2002 96
Theater Average 14th Weekend Limited Release 1,156 $602 Feb 22, 2002 96
Biggest Domestic 13th Weekend 2,904 $4,708 Feb 15, 2002 89
Biggest 13th Weekend Limited Release 1,131 $4,708 Feb 15, 2002 89
Theater Average 13th Weekend Limited Release 1,497 $471 Feb 15, 2002 89
Biggest Domestic 12th Weekend 2,952 $9,295 Feb 8, 2002 82
Biggest 12th Weekend Limited Release 997 $9,295 Feb 8, 2002 82
Theater Average 12th Weekend Limited Release 1,165 $775 Feb 8, 2002 82
Biggest Domestic 11th Weekend 2,997 $17,229 Feb 1, 2002 75
Biggest 11th Weekend Limited Release 887 $17,229 Feb 1, 2002 75
Theater Average 11th Weekend Limited Release 1,092 $907 Feb 1, 2002 75
Biggest Domestic 10th Weekend 3,263 $21,007 Jan 25, 2002 68
Biggest 10th Weekend Limited Release 925 $21,007 Jan 25, 2002 68
Theater Average 10th Weekend Limited Release 906 $1,167 Jan 25, 2002 68
Biggest Domestic 9th Weekend 3,420 $30,300 Jan 18, 2002 61
Biggest 9th Weekend Limited Release 918 $30,300 Jan 18, 2002 61
Theater Average 9th Weekend Limited Release 441 $2,020 Jan 18, 2002 61
Biggest Domestic 8th Weekend 3,686 $37,950 Jan 11, 2002 54
Biggest 8th Weekend Limited Release 979 $37,950 Jan 11, 2002 54
Theater Average 8th Weekend Limited Release 413 $2,372 Jan 11, 2002 54
Biggest Domestic 7th Weekend 3,911 $50,957 Jan 4, 2002 47
Biggest 7th Weekend Limited Release 984 $50,957 Jan 4, 2002 47
Theater Average 7th Weekend Limited Release 500 $2,427 Jan 4, 2002 47
Biggest Domestic 6th Weekend 4,117 $70,999 Dec 28, 2001 40
Biggest 6th Weekend Limited Release 971 $70,999 Dec 28, 2001 40
Theater Average 6th Weekend Limited Release 891 $2,029 Dec 28, 2001 40
Biggest Domestic 5th Weekend 4,781 $60,595 Dec 21, 2001 33
Biggest 5th Weekend Limited Release 1,194 $60,595 Dec 21, 2001 33
Theater Average 5th Weekend Limited Release 1,489 $1,731 Dec 21, 2001 33
Biggest Domestic 4th Weekend 6,321 $18,342 Dec 14, 2001 26
Biggest 4th Weekend Limited Release 2,178 $18,342 Dec 14, 2001 26
Theater Average 4th Weekend Limited Release 695 $3,668 Dec 14, 2001 26
Biggest Domestic 3rd Weekend 6,914 $19,355 Dec 7, 2001 19
Biggest 3rd Weekend Limited Release 2,476 $19,355 Dec 7, 2001 19
Theater Average 3rd Weekend Limited Release 1,039 $3,871 Dec 7, 2001 19
Biggest Domestic 2nd Weekend 7,219 $26,161 Nov 30, 2001 12
Biggest 2nd Weekend Limited Release 2,567 $26,161 Nov 30, 2001 12
Theater Average 2nd Weekend Limited Release 983 $6,540 Nov 30, 2001 12
Biggest Domestic Opening Weekend 7,492 $34,963 Nov 23, 2001 5
Biggest Opening Weekend Limited Release 2,625 $34,963 Nov 23, 2001 5
Theater Average Opening Weekend Limited Release 1,697 $8,741 Nov 23, 2001 5
Theater Average Limited Release 2,872 $8,741 Nov 23, 2001 5
Top 2001 Theater Average Limited Release 147 $8,741 Nov 23, 2001 5
Never Wide Domestic 2,203 $755,249 Nov 21, 2001 0
Never No. 1 Domestic 5,735 $755,249 Nov 21, 2001 0
Widest Expansion Limited Release 1,451 31 Nov 21, 2001 0

Cast

Marisa Paredes    Carmen
Eduardo Noriega    Jacinth
Federico Luppi    Professor Casares
Fernando Tielve    Carlos
Inigo Garces    Jaime
Irene Visedo    Conchita
Francisco Maestre    El Puerco
Jose Manuel Lorenzo    Marcelo
Junio Valverde    Santi

Production and Technical Credits

Director   

Domestic Cumulative Box Office Records


Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
2001/11/23 51 $34,963   4 $8,741   $46,231 5
2001/11/30 53 $26,161 -25% 4 $6,540   $84,965 12
2001/12/07 57 $19,355 -26% 5 $3,871   $122,047 19
2001/12/14 58 $18,342 -5% 5 $3,668   $152,660 26
2001/12/21 38 $60,595 +230% 35 $1,731   $316,805 33
2001/12/28 37 $70,999 +17% 35 $2,029   $381,872 40
2002/01/04 38 $50,957 -28% 21 $2,427   $453,067 47
2002/01/11 38 $37,950 -26% 16 $2,372   $515,243 54
2002/01/18 44 $30,300 -20% 15 $2,020   $570,196 61
2002/01/25 56 $21,007 -31% 18 $1,167   $602,893 68
2002/02/01 61 $17,229 -18% 19 $907   $630,798 75
2002/02/08 71 $9,295 -46% 12 $775   $646,972 82
2002/02/15 88 $4,708 -49% 10 $471   $657,381 89
2002/02/22 78 $9,034 +92% 15 $602   $669,641 96
2002/03/01 82 $7,067 -22% 11 $642   $681,303 103
2002/03/08 67 $14,872 +110% 14 $1,062   $702,012 110
2002/03/15 76 $10,105 -32% 12 $842   $719,928 117
2002/03/22 99 $4,595 -55% 11 $418   $728,917 124
2002/03/29 96 $4,633 +1% 9 $515   $736,879 131
2002/04/05 101 $4,169 -10% 4 $1,042   $742,305 138
2002/04/12 96 $2,480 -41% 3 $827   $746,277 145
2002/04/19 123 $2,286 -8% 4 $572   $749,995 152
2002/04/26 127 $2,186 -4% 5 $437   $752,605 159
2002/05/03 115 $1,768 -19% 3 $589   $754,749 166

Daily Box Office Performance

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
2001/11/23 51 $47,536   4 $11,884   $58,804 9
2001/11/30 55 $43,888 -8% 4 $10,972   $102,692 16
2001/12/07 54 $31,626 -28% 5 $6,325   $134,318 23
2001/12/14 33 $121,892 +285% 5 $24,378   $256,210 30
2001/12/21 47 $54,663 -55% 35 $1,562   $310,873 37
2001/12/28 37 $91,237 +67% 35 $2,607   $402,110 44
2002/01/04 35 $75,183 -18% 21 $3,580   $477,293 51
2002/01/11 38 $62,603 -17% 16 $3,913   $539,896 58
2002/01/18 45 $41,990 -33% 15 $2,799   $581,886 65
2002/01/25 56 $31,683 -25% 18 $1,760   $613,569 72
2002/02/01 60 $24,108 -24% 19 $1,269   $637,677 79
2002/02/08 72 $14,996 -38% 12 $1,250   $652,673 86
2002/02/15 83 $7,934 -47% 10 $793   $660,607 93
2002/02/22 72 $13,629 +72% 15 $909   $674,236 100
2002/03/01 82 $12,904 -5% 11 $1,173   $687,140 107
2002/03/08 68 $22,683 +76% 14 $1,620   $709,823 114
2002/03/15 77 $14,499 -36% 12 $1,208   $724,322 121
2002/03/22 95 $7,924 -45% 11 $720   $732,246 128
2002/03/29 90 $5,890 -26% 9 $654   $738,136 135
2002/04/05 93 $5,661 -4% 4 $1,415   $743,797 142
2002/04/12 95 $3,912 -31% 3 $1,304   $747,709 149
2002/04/19 119 $2,710 -31% 4 $678   $750,419 156
2002/04/26 124 $2,562 -5% 5 $512   $752,981 163
2002/05/03 112 $2,268 -11% 3 $756   $755,249 170

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