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Empire (2002)

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $17,504,595Details
International Box Office $990,849
Worldwide Box Office $18,495,444
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  3. Box Office
  4. Video Sales
  5. Full Financials
  6. Cast & Crew
  7. Trailer

Metrics

Rotten Tomatoes
Critics RottenAudience Upright
Critics
21% - Rotten
Audience
62% - Upright

Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists


Movie Details

Production Budget:$3,500,000
Domestic Releases: December 6th, 2002 (Wide) by Universal
Video Release: March 18th, 2003 by Universal Home Entertainment
MPAA Rating: R for strong violence, pervasive language, drug content and some sexuality
Comparisons: vs. An Inconvenient Truth
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Source:Original Screenplay
Genre:Drama
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Contemporary Fiction
Production Countries: United States

Ranking on other Records and Milestones

RecordRankRevenueChart
Date
Days In
Release
Biggest 8th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 3,175 $63,715 Jan 24, 2003 52
Biggest 7th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 3,182 $103,725 Jan 17, 2003 45
Biggest 6th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 2,628 $328,860 Jan 10, 2003 38
Biggest 5th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 2,548 $729,300 Jan 3, 2003 31
Biggest 4th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 2,884 $1,066,370 Dec 27, 2002 24
Biggest 3rd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 3,340 $1,382,630 Dec 20, 2002 17
Biggest 2nd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 3,039 $2,963,290 Dec 13, 2002 10
Biggest Opening Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 2,530 $6,281,415 Dec 6, 2002 3

Cast

John Leguizamo    Victor
Peter Sarsgaard    Jack
Denise Richards   
Felix Solis    Jose
Nestor Serrano   
Vincent Laresca    Jimmy
Fat Joe    Tito
Stracy Diaz    Gina
Delilah Cotto    Carmen
Rob B. Campbell    Det. O'Brien
Rafael Baez    Jay
Granville Adams    Det. Jones
Isabella Rossellini    Joanna Menendez
Sonia Braga   
Anthony "Treach" Criss   

Production and Technical Credits

Director   

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Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
2002/12/06 4 $6,281,415   867 $7,245   $6,281,415 3
2002/12/13 10 $2,963,290 -53% 869 $3,410   $10,883,390 10
2002/12/20 14 $1,382,630 -53% 768 $1,800   $13,204,630 17
2002/12/27 20 $1,066,370 -23% 496 $2,150   $15,170,025 24
2003/01/03 22 $729,300 -32% 469 $1,555   $16,611,085 31
2003/01/10 29 $328,860 -55% 324 $1,015   $17,188,725 38
2003/01/17 41 $103,725 -68% 133 $780   $17,418,270 45
2003/01/24 46 $63,715 -39% 98 $650   $17,504,595 52

Daily Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
2002/12/06 4 $2,177,000   864 $2,520   $2,177,000 1
2002/12/07 6 $2,445,000 +12% 864 $2,830   $4,622,000 2
2002/12/08 4 $1,734,000 -29% 867 $2,000   $6,281,415 3
2002/12/09 4 $459,000 -74% 867 $529   $6,741,000 4
2002/12/10 4 $425,000 -7% 867 $490   $7,166,000 5
2002/12/11 4 $377,000 -11% 867 $435   $7,543,000 6
2002/12/12 4 $378,000 n/c 867 $436   $7,920,000 7
2002/12/13 9 $879,000 +133% 869 $1,012   $8,799,000 8
2002/12/14 10 $1,177,495 +34% 869 $1,355   $9,953,560 9
2002/12/15 10 $929,830 -21% 869 $1,070   $10,883,390 10
2002/12/16 8 $274,000 -71% 869 $315   $11,157,000 11
2002/12/17 9 $256,000 -7% 869 $295   $11,414,000 12
2002/12/18 10 $225,000 -12% 869 $259   $11,639,000 13
2002/12/19 10 $196,000 -13% 869 $226   $11,822,000 14

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
2002/12/06 4 $7,920,100   867 $9,135   $7,920,100 7
2002/12/13 9 $3,901,900 -51% 869 $4,490   $11,822,000 14
2002/12/20 15 $2,281,655 -42% 768 $2,971   $14,103,655 21
2002/12/27 21 $1,778,130 -22% 496 $3,585   $15,881,785 28
2003/01/03 21 $978,080 -45% 469 $2,085   $16,859,865 35
2003/01/10 30 $454,680 -54% 324 $1,403   $17,314,545 42
2003/01/17 43 $126,335 -72% 133 $950   $17,440,880 49
2003/01/24 52 $63,715 -50% 98 $650   $17,504,595 56

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