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Elephant (2003)

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $1,266,955Details
International Box Office $8,784,561Details
Worldwide Box Office $10,051,516
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Metrics

Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists

RecordRankAmount
All Time Domestic Box Office 7,488 $1,266,955
All Time International Box Office 3,458 $8,784,561
All Time Worldwide Box Office 5,921 $10,051,516
All Time Domestic Highest Grossing Limited Release Movies 1,342 $1,266,955
All Time Domestic Box Office for R Movies 2,431 $1,266,955
All Time International Box Office for R Movies 1,076 $8,784,561
All Time Worldwide Box Office for R Movies 1,818 $10,051,516

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Movie Details

Production Budget:$3,000,000
Domestic Releases: October 24th, 2003 (Limited) by Fine Line
MPAA Rating: R for disturbing violent content, language, brief sexuality and drug use - all involving teens
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Source:Original Screenplay
Genre:Drama
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Contemporary Fiction
Production Companies: HBO Films

Ranking on other Records and Milestones

RecordRankAmountChart
Date
Days In
Release
Biggest Domestic 11th Weekend 2,977 $17,941 Jan 2, 2004 73
Biggest 11th Weekend Limited Release 876 $17,941 Jan 2, 2004 73
Theater Average 11th Weekend Limited Release 614 $1,380 Jan 2, 2004 73
Biggest Domestic 10th Weekend 3,365 $18,042 Dec 26, 2003 66
Biggest 10th Weekend Limited Release 992 $18,042 Dec 26, 2003 66
Theater Average 10th Weekend Limited Release 781 $1,289 Dec 26, 2003 66
Biggest Domestic 9th Weekend 3,583 $23,718 Dec 19, 2003 59
Biggest 9th Weekend Limited Release 1,015 $23,718 Dec 19, 2003 59
Theater Average 9th Weekend Limited Release 1,742 $719 Dec 19, 2003 59
Biggest Domestic 8th Weekend 3,674 $38,348 Dec 12, 2003 52
Biggest 8th Weekend Limited Release 969 $38,348 Dec 12, 2003 52
Theater Average 8th Weekend Limited Release 1,396 $1,065 Dec 12, 2003 52
Biggest Domestic 7th Weekend 3,914 $50,841 Dec 5, 2003 45
Biggest 7th Weekend Limited Release 986 $50,841 Dec 5, 2003 45
Theater Average 7th Weekend Limited Release 1,248 $1,412 Dec 5, 2003 45
Biggest Domestic 6th Weekend 4,020 $78,915 Nov 28, 2003 38
Biggest 6th Weekend Limited Release 924 $78,915 Nov 28, 2003 38
Theater Average 6th Weekend Limited Release 850 $2,077 Nov 28, 2003 38
Biggest Domestic 5th Weekend 4,243 $116,885 Nov 21, 2003 31
Biggest 5th Weekend Limited Release 886 $116,885 Nov 21, 2003 31
Theater Average 5th Weekend Limited Release 517 $3,340 Nov 21, 2003 31
Biggest Domestic 4th Weekend 4,550 $157,150 Nov 14, 2003 24
Biggest 4th Weekend Limited Release 846 $157,150 Nov 14, 2003 24
Theater Average 4th Weekend Limited Release 537 $4,136 Nov 14, 2003 24
Biggest Domestic 3rd Weekend 4,938 $182,042 Nov 7, 2003 17
Biggest 3rd Weekend Limited Release 872 $182,042 Nov 7, 2003 17
Theater Average 3rd Weekend Limited Release 522 $5,872 Nov 7, 2003 17
Biggest Domestic 2nd Weekend 6,374 $56,666 Oct 31, 2003 10
Biggest 2nd Weekend Limited Release 1,822 $56,666 Oct 31, 2003 10
Theater Average 2nd Weekend Limited Release 564 $9,444 Oct 31, 2003 10
Biggest Domestic Opening Weekend 6,257 $93,356 Oct 24, 2003 3
Biggest Opening Weekend Limited Release 1,509 $93,356 Oct 24, 2003 3
Theater Average Opening Weekend Limited Release 701 $15,559 Oct 24, 2003 3
Theater Average Limited Release 1,012 $15,559 Oct 24, 2003 3
Top 2003 Theater Average Limited Release 39 $15,559 Oct 24, 2003 3
Never Wide Domestic 1,699 $1,266,955 Oct 24, 2003 0
Never No. 1 Domestic 5,211 $1,266,955 Oct 24, 2003 0
Widest Expansion Limited Release 1,431 32 Oct 24, 2003 0

Cast

   Alex
   Eric
Timothy Bottoms    Mr. McFarland

Production and Technical Credits

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Domestic Cumulative Box Office Records


Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
2003/10/24 35 $93,356   6 $15,559   $93,356 3
2003/10/31 47 $56,666 -39% 6 $9,444   $193,319 10
2003/11/07 26 $182,042 +221% 31 $5,872   $408,262 17
2003/11/14 28 $157,150 -14% 38 $4,136   $666,521 24
2003/11/21 30 $116,885 -26% 35 $3,340   $855,355 31
2003/11/28 41 $78,915 -32% 38 $2,077   $989,031 38
2003/12/05 46 $50,841 -36% 36 $1,412   $1,075,386 45
2003/12/12 49 $38,348 -25% 36 $1,065   $1,140,604 52
2003/12/19 56 $23,718 -38% 33 $719   $1,189,207 59
2003/12/26 64 $18,042 -24% 14 $1,289   $1,227,000 66
2004/01/02 66 $17,941 -1% 13 $1,380   $1,257,377 73

Daily Box Office Performance

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
2003/10/24 36 $136,653   6 $22,776   $136,653 7
2003/10/31 42 $89,567 -34% 6 $14,928   $226,220 14
2003/11/07 26 $283,151 +216% 31 $9,134   $509,371 21
2003/11/14 29 $229,099 -19% 38 $6,029   $738,470 28
2003/11/21 31 $171,646 -25% 35 $4,904   $910,116 35
2003/11/28 39 $114,429 -33% 38 $3,011   $1,024,545 42
2003/12/05 43 $77,711 -32% 36 $2,159   $1,102,256 49
2003/12/12 48 $63,233 -19% 36 $1,756   $1,165,489 56
2003/12/19 54 $43,469 -31% 33 $1,317   $1,208,958 63
2003/12/26 65 $30,478 -30% 14 $2,177   $1,239,436 70
2004/01/02 69 $17,941 -41% 13 $1,380   $1,257,377 77

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