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Enemy at the Gates (2001)

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $51,396,781Details
International Box Office $45,574,512
Worldwide Box Office $96,971,293
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  7. Trailer

Synopsis

Set against the background of the 1942-43 battle of Stalingrad, the story revolves around a Russian sniper Vassili and his German counterpart Major Koening who is assigned to take Vassili out.

Metrics

Rotten Tomatoes
Critics RottenAudience Upright
Critics
54% - Rotten
Audience
82% - Upright

Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists


Movie Details

Production Budget:$85,000,000
Domestic Releases: March 16th, 2001 (Wide) by Paramount Pictures
MPAA Rating: R for strong graphic war violence and some sexuality
Running Time: 131 minutes
Comparisons: vs. Stalingrad
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Keywords: Historical Battles, War
Source:Based on Real Life Events
Genre:Drama
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Historical Fiction
Production Companies: Reperage
Production Countries: Germany

Ranking on other Records and Milestones

RecordRankRevenueChart
Date
Days In
Release
Biggest 17th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,573 $6,665 Jul 6, 2001 115
Biggest 16th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,534 $16,017 Jun 29, 2001 108
Biggest 15th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,344 $44,306 Jun 22, 2001 101
Biggest 14th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,238 $78,323 Jun 15, 2001 94
Biggest 13th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,157 $119,719 Jun 8, 2001 87
Biggest 12th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,873 $60,445 Jun 1, 2001 80
Biggest 11th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,427 $145,508 May 25, 2001 73
Biggest 10th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,112 $282,472 May 18, 2001 66
Fastest Movies to Earn $50 Million at the Domestic Box Office 1,354 $50,037,630 May 11, 2001 60
Biggest 9th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 950 $503,267 May 11, 2001 59
Biggest 8th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,069 $661,030 May 4, 2001 52
Biggest 7th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,080 $1,087,706 Apr 27, 2001 45
Biggest 6th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 992 $2,035,607 Apr 20, 2001 38
Biggest 5th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,170 $2,665,252 Apr 13, 2001 31
Biggest 4th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,419 $3,353,741 Apr 6, 2001 24
Biggest 3rd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,327 $5,406,959 Mar 30, 2001 17
Biggest 2nd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,316 $8,258,312 Mar 23, 2001 10
Biggest March Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 172 $13,810,266 Mar 16, 2001 3
Biggest Opening Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,312 $13,810,266 Mar 16, 2001 3
Widest Opening Weekend 2,911 1,509 Mar 16, 2001 3
Biggest March Day at the Domestic Box Office 406 $5,455,000 Mar 17, 2001 2
Biggest Saturday at the Domestic Box Office 2,285 $5,455,000 Mar 17, 2001 2

Cast

   Vassili
   Danilov
Rachel Weisz    Tania
Bob Hoskins    Krushchev
Ed Harris    Major Koenig
Ron Perlman    Koulikov
Eva Mattes    Mrs. Filipov
Matthias Habich    General von Paulus
Gabriel Thomson    Sasha
Sophie Rois    Ludmilla
Ivan Shvedoff    Volody
Mario Bandi    Anton
Hans Martin Stier    Red Army General
Clemans Schick    German Noncom
Mikhail Matveyev    Vassili's Grandfather
Alexander Schwan    Vassili as a Boy
Lenn Kudrjawizki    Comrade In Train
Hendrik Arnst    Fat Colonel
Claudius Freyer    Aide de Camp
Dietmar Nieder    Blond Captain
Bernd Lambrecht    Captain with Lighter
Jim Dowdall    Stubborn Feldwebel
Maxim Kovalevski    Politruk/Sniper
Gennadi Vengerov    Russian Noncom
Dan van Husen    Russian Officer
Peter Silbereison    Sweating Officer
Markus Majowski    Stammering Officer
Robert Stadlober    Spotter
Gotthard Lange    Corpse Robber
Anna Bottcher    Female Russian Typist
Holger Handtke    Paulus' Aide de Camp
Marc Bischoff    Stealing Photographer
Mark Zak    Russian Captain at Headquarters
Thomas Petruo    Russian Lieutenant
Dimitri Alexandrov    Comrade in Shelter
David Pagel    Pravda Interviewer
Galina Dobberstein    Izvestija Interviewer
Igor Rozinskij    Krasnaja Zvezda Interviewer
Sergwei Tokarev    Russian Reporter
Tom Wlaschiha    Footsoldier
Marischka Schubarth    Woman Plucking Eyebrows
Natalja Bondar    Woman Officer
Dana Cebulla    Athletic Female Sniper
Piotr Papierz    Politruk
Jarek Wozniak    Politruk
Genia Makarov    Politruk
Werner Daehn    Politruk
Birol Unel    Politruk
Grigori Kofmann    Politruk
Alexej Nesterov    Politruk
Vladimir Vilanov    Politruk
Alexeji Volodin    Junior Politruk
Gennadi Tselbiansky    Senior Politruk
Andrej Kaminski    Russian Trench Officer
Michael Schenk    Russian Officer
Jury Cooper    Russian Noncom
Manfred Witt    Russian Noncom
Arslan Kodirov    Tchechen Sniper/Russian Officer
Axel Neumann    Gaunt German Prisoner
Morin Smole    Sniper
Inna Samain    Sniper
Keta Burowa    Female Russian Radio Operator

Production and Technical Credits

Director   
Screenwriter    Alain Godard
Screenwriter    Jean-Jacques Annaud
Producer    John D. Schofield
Executive Producer    Alain Godard
Executive Producer    Alisa Tager
Director of Photography    Robert Fraisse
Production Designer    Wolf Kroeger
Editor    Noelle Boisson
Editor    Humphrey Dixon
Costume Designer    Janty Yates
Composer    James Horner
Producer    Jean-Jacques Annaud
Assistant Director    Gerry Gavigan
Second Unit Director    Allen Smith
Unit Production Manager    Yvonne Yaconelli
Supervising Art Director    Neil Lamont
Art Director    Steven Lawrence
Art Director    Dominic Masters
Set Decorator    Simon Wakefield
Second Unit Photography    Allen Smith
Visual Effects Supervisor    Peter Chiang
Special Effects (Mechanical and Pyrotechnical Effects Supervisor)    Kit West
Special Effects (Mechanical and Pyrotechnical Effects Supervisor)    Uli Nefzer
Costume Designer Consultant    Gudrun Leyendecker
Military Costume Supervisor    David Grossman
Additional Costume Supervisor    Carola Raum
Additional Editor    Steve Rosenblum
Production Sound Mixer    Martin Muller
Re-recording Mixer    Rick Kline
Re-recording Mixer    Chris Carpenter
Supervising Sound Editor    Eddy Joseph
Sound Effects Editor    Martin Cantwell
Dialogue Editor    Colin Ritchie
Supervising Music Editor    Jim Henrikson
Music Editor    Joe E. Rand
Chief Makeup and Hair    Hasso Von Hugo
Music Supervisor    Jim Henrikson
Inspired by the Book "Enemy at the Gates"    William Craig
Inspired by the Book "Vendetta"    Derek Lambert
Casting Director    John Hubbard
Casting Director    Ros Hubbard
Casting (Berlin)    Annette Borgmann
Stunt Coordinator    Jim Dowdall
Stunt Coordinator    Phillip Granucci

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Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
2001/03/16 2 $13,810,266   1,509 $9,152   $13,810,266 3
2001/03/23 4 $8,258,312 -40% 1,677 $4,924   $26,054,136 10
2001/03/30 6 $5,406,959 -35% 1,706 $3,169   $34,249,523 17
2001/04/06 7 $3,353,741 -38% 1,724 $1,945   $39,214,411 24
2001/04/13 9 $2,665,252 -21% 1,694 $1,573   $43,237,128 31
2001/04/20 10 $2,035,607 -24% 1,645 $1,237   $46,390,546 38
2001/04/27 15 $1,087,706 -47% 1,152 $944   $48,159,457 45
2001/05/04 16 $661,030 -39% 808 $818   $49,211,930 52
2001/05/11 17 $503,267 -24% 785 $641   $49,984,985 59
2001/05/18 18 $282,472 -44% 520 $543   $50,507,533 66
2001/05/25 28 $145,508 -48% 264 $551   $50,788,217 73
2001/06/01 40 $60,445 -58% 152 $398   $50,932,943 80
2001/06/08 26 $119,719 +98% 310 $386   $51,079,025 87
2001/06/15 30 $78,323 -35% 215 $364   $51,230,239 94
2001/06/22 44 $44,306 -43% 116 $382   $51,334,831 101
2001/06/29 62 $16,017 -64% 48 $334   $51,378,914 108
2001/07/06 90 $6,665 -58% 27 $247   $51,396,781 115

Daily Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
2001/03/16 2 $4,810,000   1,509 $3,188   $4,810,000 1
2001/03/17 2 $5,455,000 +13% 1,509 $3,615   $10,265,000 2
2001/03/18 2 $3,558,000 -35% 1,509 $2,358   $13,810,000 3
2001/03/19 2 $1,133,562 -68% 1,509 $751   $14,943,828 4
2001/03/20 2 $1,092,949 -4% 1,509 $724   $16,036,777 5
2001/03/21 2 $894,469 -18% 1,509 $593   $16,931,246 6
2001/03/22 2 $854,578 -4% 1,509 $566   $17,795,824 7
2001/03/23 4 $2,135,000 +150% 1,509 $1,415   $19,931,000 8
2001/03/24 4 $3,649,000 +71% 1,509 $2,418   $23,580,000 9
2001/03/25 4 $1,997,000 -45% 1,677 $1,191   $26,954,000 10
2001/03/26 3 $675,453 -66% 1,677 $403   $26,729,589 11
2001/03/27 2 $803,643 +19% 1,677 $479   $27,533,232 12
2001/03/28 2 $646,529 -20% 1,677 $386   $28,179,761 13
2001/03/29 2 $662,803 +3% 1,677 $395   $28,842,564 14
2001/03/30 6 $1,602,000 +142% 1,706 $939   $30,445,000 15
2001/03/31 7 $2,259,000 +41% 1,706 $1,324   $32,704,000 16
2001/04/01 7 $1,371,000 -39% 1,706 $804   $34,250,000 17
2001/04/02 7 $353,793 -74% 1,706 $207   $34,603,316 18
2001/04/03 5 $477,804 +35% 1,706 $280   $35,081,120 19
2001/04/04 6 $391,475 -18% 1,706 $229   $35,472,595 20
2001/04/05 5 $387,805 -1% 1,706 $227   $35,860,670 21
2001/04/06 7 $1,013,500 +161% 1,724 $588   $36,874,000 22
2001/04/07 6 $1,552,000 +53% 1,724 $900   $38,426,000 23
2001/04/08 7 $800,000 -48% 1,724 $464   $39,214,411 24
2001/04/09 7 $296,166 -63% 1,724 $172   $39,510,577 25
2001/04/10 7 $345,336 +17% 1,724 $200   $39,855,913 26
2001/04/11 10 $323,282 -6% 1,724 $188   $40,179,195 27
2001/04/14 9 $1,001,250   1,694 $591   $42,471,250 30
2001/04/15 8 $669,000 -33% 1,694 $395   $43,237,128 31
2001/04/16 10 $324,811 -51% 1,694 $192   $43,561,939 32
2001/04/17 9 $309,519 -5% 1,694 $183   $43,863,038 33
2001/04/18 10 $255,032 -18% 1,694 $151   $44,118,070 34
2001/04/19 10 $236,869 -7% 1,694 $140   $44,354,939 35
2001/04/20 10 $615,000 +160% 1,645 $374   $44,970,000 36
2001/04/21 10 $937,000 +52% 1,645 $570   $45,890,000 37
2001/04/22 10 $501,000 -47% 1,645 $305   $46,391,000 38
2001/04/23 9 $151,789 -70% 1,645 $92   $46,542,335 39
2001/04/24 8 $205,753 +36% 1,645 $125   $46,748,088 40
2001/04/25 8 $172,534 -16% 1,645 $105   $46,920,622 41
2001/04/26 9 $151,129 -12% 1,645 $92   $47,071,751 42
2001/04/27 14 $315,000 +108% 1,152 $273   $47,382,000 43
2001/04/29 15 $275,000   1,152 $239   $48,159,457 45
2001/04/30 14 $93,766 -66% 1,152 $81   $48,253,223 46
2001/05/01 13 $111,651 +19% 1,152 $97   $48,364,874 47
2001/05/02 13 $93,642 -16% 1,152 $81   $48,458,516 48
2001/05/06 16 $170,000   1,152 $148   $49,211,930 52
2001/05/07 15 $59,837 -65% 1,152 $52   $49,271,767 53
2001/05/08 14 $76,749 +28% 801 $96   $49,348,516 54
2001/05/09 15 $61,893 -19% 801 $77   $49,410,409 55
2001/05/10 15 $71,309 +15% 801 $89   $49,481,718 56
2001/05/13 17 $133,000   785 $169   $49,984,985 59
2001/05/14 15 $52,645 -60% 785 $67   $50,037,630 60
2001/05/15 14 $65,619 +25% 785 $84   $50,103,249 61
2001/05/16 13 $60,770 -7% 785 $77   $50,164,019 62
2001/05/17 12 $61,000 n/c 785 $78   $50,225,000 63
2001/05/20 19 $74,880   520 $144   $50,507,421 66
2001/05/21 16 $37,747 -50% 520 $73   $50,545,280 67
2001/05/22 16 $33,226 -12% 520 $64   $50,578,506 68
2001/05/23 17 $31,195 -6% 520 $60   $50,609,701 69
2001/05/28 28 $36,128   264 $137   $50,824,345 74

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
2001/03/16 2 $17,795,824   1,509 $11,793   $17,795,824 7
2001/03/23 4 $11,046,740 -38% 1,677 $6,587   $28,842,564 14
2001/03/30 5 $7,018,106 -36% 1,706 $4,114   $35,860,670 21
2001/04/06 7 $4,711,206 -33% 1,724 $2,733   $40,571,876 28
2001/04/13 10 $3,783,063 -20% 1,694 $2,233   $44,354,939 35
2001/04/20 10 $2,716,812 -28% 1,645 $1,652   $47,071,751 42
2001/04/27 14 $1,479,149 -46% 1,152 $1,284   $48,550,900 49
2001/05/04 16 $930,818 -37% 808 $1,152   $49,481,718 56
2001/05/11 17 $743,343 -20% 785 $947   $50,225,061 63
2001/05/18 18 $417,648 -44% 520 $803   $50,642,709 70
2001/05/25 27 $229,789 -45% 264 $870   $50,872,498 77
2001/06/01 42 $86,808 -62% 152 $571   $50,959,306 84
2001/06/08 26 $192,610 +122% 310 $621   $51,151,916 91
2001/06/15 27 $138,609 -28% 215 $645   $51,290,525 98
2001/06/22 43 $72,372 -48% 116 $624   $51,362,897 105
2001/06/29 63 $27,219 -62% 48 $567   $51,390,116 112
2001/07/06 94 $6,665 -76% 27 $247   $51,396,781 119

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