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Empire (2002)

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $17,504,595Details
International Box Office $990,849Details
Worldwide Box Office $18,495,444
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  7. Cast & Crew
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Metrics

Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists

RecordRankAmount
All Time Domestic Box Office 3,625 $17,504,595
All Time International Box Office 5,764 $990,849
All Time Worldwide Box Office 4,529 $18,495,444
All Time Domestic Highest Grossing Limited Release Movies 151 $17,504,595
All Time Domestic Box Office for R Movies 1,138 $17,504,595
All Time International Box Office for R Movies 1,743 $990,849
All Time Worldwide Box Office for R Movies 1,388 $18,495,444

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


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
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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

RecordRankAmountChart
Date
Days In
Release
Biggest Domestic 8th Weekend 3,221 $63,715 Jan 24, 2003 52
Biggest 8th Weekend Limited Release 755 $63,715 Jan 24, 2003 52
Theater Average 8th Weekend Limited Release 2,037 $650 Jan 24, 2003 52
Biggest Domestic 7th Weekend 3,224 $103,725 Jan 17, 2003 45
Biggest 7th Weekend Limited Release 707 $103,725 Jan 17, 2003 45
Theater Average 7th Weekend Limited Release 2,133 $780 Jan 17, 2003 45
Biggest Domestic 6th Weekend 2,660 $328,860 Jan 10, 2003 38
Biggest 6th Weekend Limited Release 394 $328,860 Jan 10, 2003 38
Theater Average 6th Weekend Limited Release 2,012 $1,015 Jan 10, 2003 38
Biggest Domestic 5th Weekend 2,580 $729,300 Jan 3, 2003 31
Biggest 5th Weekend Limited Release 254 $729,300 Jan 3, 2003 31
Theater Average 5th Weekend Limited Release 1,644 $1,555 Jan 3, 2003 31
Biggest Domestic 4th Weekend 2,921 $1,066,370 Dec 27, 2002 24
Biggest 4th Weekend Limited Release 215 $1,066,370 Dec 27, 2002 24
Theater Average 4th Weekend Limited Release 1,481 $2,150 Dec 27, 2002 24
Biggest Domestic 3rd Weekend 3,381 $1,382,630 Dec 20, 2002 17
Biggest 3rd Weekend Limited Release 158 $1,382,630 Dec 20, 2002 17
Theater Average 3rd Weekend Limited Release 2,428 $1,800 Dec 20, 2002 17
Biggest Domestic 2nd Weekend 3,077 $2,963,290 Dec 13, 2002 10
Biggest 2nd Weekend Limited Release 40 $2,963,290 Dec 13, 2002 10
Theater Average 2nd Weekend Limited Release 2,102 $3,410 Dec 13, 2002 10
Biggest Domestic Opening Weekend 2,564 $6,281,415 Dec 6, 2002 3
Biggest Opening Weekend Limited Release 15 $6,281,415 Dec 6, 2002 3
Theater Average Opening Weekend Limited Release 2,115 $7,245 Dec 6, 2002 3
Theater Average Limited Release 3,792 $7,245 Dec 6, 2002 3
Top 2002 Theater Average Limited Release 227 $7,245 Dec 6, 2002 3
Never Wide Domestic 118 $17,504,595 Dec 6, 2002 0
Never No. 1 Domestic 2,169 $17,504,595 Dec 6, 2002 0
Widest Expansion Limited Release 3,471 2 Dec 6, 2002 0

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   

Domestic Cumulative Box Office Records


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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