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Le Fabuleux destin d'Amélie Poulain (2001)

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $33,201,661Details
International Box Office $141,000,000
Worldwide Box Office $174,201,661
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Metrics

Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists

RecordRankAmount
Top 2001 Movies at the Worldwide Box Office 25 $174,201,661
Top 2001 Movies at the International Box Office 16 $141,000,000
Top 2001 Movies at the Domestic Box Office 71 $33,201,661
Top 2001 Limited Release Movies at the Domestic Box Office 4 $33,201,661
Highest Weekend Theater Average for Limited Release Movies 3,189 $8,119
Highest Weekend Theater Average for Limited Release Movies 14,714 $2,581
Highest Weekend Theater Average for Limited Release Movies 18,778 $2,078
Highest Weekend Theater Average for Limited Release Movies 8,100 $4,201
Highest Weekend Theater Average for Limited Release Movies 14,430 $2,623
Highest Weekend Theater Average for Limited Release Movies 946 $16,122
Highest Weekend Theater Average for Limited Release Movies 52,272 $493
Highest Weekend Theater Average for Limited Release Movies 35,398 $1,032
Highest Weekend Theater Average for Limited Release Movies 7,300 $4,550
Highest Weekend Theater Average for Limited Release Movies 58,837 $284
Highest Weekend Theater Average for Limited Release Movies 33,204 $1,124
Highest Weekend Theater Average for Limited Release Movies 12,905 $2,884
Highest Weekend Theater Average for Limited Release Movies 16,626 $2,326
Highest Weekend Theater Average for Limited Release Movies 29,299 $1,306
Highest Weekend Theater Average for Limited Release Movies 11,108 $3,276
Highest Weekend Theater Average for Limited Release Movies 15,700 $2,442
Highest Weekend Theater Average for Limited Release Movies 21,789 $1,800
Highest Weekend Theater Average for Limited Release Movies 9,652 $3,676
Highest Weekend Theater Average for Limited Release Movies 3,074 $8,348
Highest Weekend Theater Average for Limited Release Movies 14,477 $2,614
Highest Weekend Theater Average for Limited Release Movies 37,534 $952
Highest Weekend Theater Average for Limited Release Movies 7,378 $4,515
Highest Weekend Theater Average for Limited Release Movies 13,050 $2,858
Highest Weekend Theater Average for Limited Release Movies 87 $45,490
Highest Weekend Theater Average for Limited Release Movies 33,956 $1,092
Highest Weekend Theater Average for Limited Release Movies 16,755 $2,309
Highest Weekend Theater Average for Limited Release Movies 6,692 $4,858
Highest Weekend Theater Average for Limited Release Movies 58,232 $305
Highest Weekend Theater Average for Limited Release Movies 31,269 $1,210
Highest Weekend Theater Average for Limited Release Movies 11,950 $3,084
Highest Weekend Theater Average for Limited Release Movies 16,421 $2,351
Highest Weekend Theater Average for Limited Release Movies 4,736 $6,232
Highest Weekend Theater Average for Limited Release Movies 22,402 $1,749
Highest Weekend Theater Average for Limited Release Movies 10,274 $3,498
Highest Weekend Theater Average for Limited Release Movies 56,887 $351
All Time Worldwide Box Office 798 $174,201,661
All Time International Box Office 525 $141,000,000
All Time Domestic Inflation Adjusted Box Office for Limited Release Movies 49 $48,854,278
All Time Domestic Inflation Adjusted Box Office 2,375 $48,854,278
All Time Domestic Highest Grossing Limited Release Movies 65 $33,201,661
All Time Domestic Box Office for Original Screenplay Movies 1,132 $33,201,661
All Time Domestic Box Office 2,348 $33,201,661

Movie Details

Production Budget:$10,350,000
Domestic Releases: November 2nd, 2001 (Limited) by Miramax, released as Amelie
Video Release: July 16th, 2002 by Miramax Video, released as Amelie
MPAA Rating: R for sexual content
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Keywords: Foreign Language
Source:Original Screenplay
Genre:Comedy
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Contemporary Fiction
Production Countries: France,
Germany

Ranking on other Records and Milestones

RecordRankAmountChart
Date
Days In
Release
Biggest 35th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 113 $9,446 Jun 28, 2002 241
Biggest 35th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 40 $9,446 Jun 28, 2002 241
Highest Theater Average 35th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 134 $305 Jun 28, 2002 241
Biggest 34th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 101 $17,733 Jun 21, 2002 234
Biggest 34th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 32 $17,733 Jun 21, 2002 234
Highest Theater Average 34th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 130 $493 Jun 21, 2002 234
Biggest 33rd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 92 $31,412 Jun 14, 2002 227
Biggest 33rd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 25 $31,412 Jun 14, 2002 227
Highest Theater Average 33rd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 79 $952 Jun 14, 2002 227
Biggest 32nd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 138 $11,634 Jun 7, 2002 220
Biggest 32nd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 49 $11,634 Jun 7, 2002 220
Highest Theater Average 32nd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 198 $284 Jun 7, 2002 220
Biggest 31st Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 151 $15,101 May 31, 2002 213
Biggest 31st Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 50 $15,101 May 31, 2002 213
Highest Theater Average 31st Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 194 $351 May 31, 2002 213
Biggest 30th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 106 $47,204 May 24, 2002 206
Biggest 30th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 22 $47,204 May 24, 2002 206
Highest Theater Average 30th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 75 $1,124 May 24, 2002 206
Biggest 29th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 86 $73,800 May 17, 2002 199
Biggest 29th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 17 $73,800 May 17, 2002 199
Highest Theater Average 29th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 87 $1,210 May 17, 2002 199
Biggest 28th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 97 $80,518 May 10, 2002 192
Biggest 28th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 19 $80,518 May 10, 2002 192
Highest Theater Average 28th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 120 $1,032 May 10, 2002 192
Biggest 27th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 97 $92,802 May 3, 2002 185
Biggest 27th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 21 $92,802 May 3, 2002 185
Highest Theater Average 27th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 121 $1,092 May 3, 2002 185
Biggest 26th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 102 $135,783 Apr 26, 2002 178
Biggest 26th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 21 $135,783 Apr 26, 2002 178
Highest Theater Average 26th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 111 $1,306 Apr 26, 2002 178
Biggest 25th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 99 $208,176 Apr 19, 2002 171
Biggest 25th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 21 $208,176 Apr 19, 2002 171
Highest Theater Average 25th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 66 $1,749 Apr 19, 2002 171
Biggest 24th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 98 $233,952 Apr 12, 2002 164
Biggest 24th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 15 $233,952 Apr 12, 2002 164
Highest Theater Average 24th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 85 $1,800 Apr 12, 2002 164
Biggest 23rd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 91 $334,891 Apr 5, 2002 157
Biggest 23rd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 16 $334,891 Apr 5, 2002 157
Highest Theater Average 23rd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 52 $2,326 Apr 5, 2002 157
Biggest 22nd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 86 $438,751 Mar 29, 2002 150
Biggest 22nd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 17 $438,751 Mar 29, 2002 150
Highest Theater Average 22nd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 48 $2,581 Mar 29, 2002 150
Biggest 21st Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 89 $509,106 Mar 22, 2002 143
Biggest 21st Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 17 $509,106 Mar 22, 2002 143
Highest Theater Average 21st Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 79 $2,078 Mar 22, 2002 143
Biggest 20th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 105 $528,994 Mar 15, 2002 136
Biggest 20th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 22 $528,994 Mar 15, 2002 136
Highest Theater Average 20th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 71 $2,351 Mar 15, 2002 136
Biggest 19th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 100 $620,292 Mar 8, 2002 129
Biggest 19th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 19 $620,292 Mar 8, 2002 129
Highest Theater Average 19th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 69 $2,442 Mar 8, 2002 129
Biggest 18th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 127 $634,697 Mar 1, 2002 122
Biggest 18th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 26 $634,697 Mar 1, 2002 122
Highest Theater Average 18th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 52 $2,623 Mar 1, 2002 122
Biggest 17th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 132 $747,646 Feb 22, 2002 115
Biggest 17th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 27 $747,646 Feb 22, 2002 115
Highest Theater Average 17th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 70 $2,614 Feb 22, 2002 115
Biggest 16th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 141 $859,526 Feb 15, 2002 108
Biggest 16th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 25 $859,526 Feb 15, 2002 108
Highest Theater Average 16th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 65 $2,884 Feb 15, 2002 108
Biggest 15th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 204 $699,592 Feb 8, 2002 101
Biggest 15th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 41 $699,592 Feb 8, 2002 101
Highest Theater Average 15th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 123 $2,309 Feb 8, 2002 101
Biggest 14th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 208 $780,317 Feb 1, 2002 94
Biggest 14th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 46 $780,317 Feb 1, 2002 94
Highest Theater Average 14th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 90 $2,858 Feb 1, 2002 94
Biggest 13th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 217 $900,775 Jan 25, 2002 87
Biggest 13th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 49 $900,775 Jan 25, 2002 87
Highest Theater Average 13th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 65 $3,276 Jan 25, 2002 87
Biggest 12th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 222 $1,095,543 Jan 18, 2002 80
Biggest 12th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 41 $1,095,543 Jan 18, 2002 80
Highest Theater Average 12th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 54 $3,676 Jan 18, 2002 80
Biggest 11th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 280 $1,092,268 Jan 11, 2002 73
Biggest 11th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 51 $1,092,268 Jan 11, 2002 73
Highest Theater Average 11th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 45 $4,201 Jan 11, 2002 73
Biggest 10th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 396 $1,024,884 Jan 4, 2002 66
Biggest 10th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 55 $1,024,884 Jan 4, 2002 66
Highest Theater Average 10th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 48 $4,515 Jan 4, 2002 66
Biggest 9th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 518 $1,126,954 Dec 28, 2001 59
Biggest 9th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 66 $1,126,954 Dec 28, 2001 59
Highest Theater Average 9th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 50 $4,858 Dec 28, 2001 59
Biggest 8th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 990 $770,897 Dec 21, 2001 52
Biggest 8th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 127 $770,897 Dec 21, 2001 52
Highest Theater Average 8th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 231 $3,084 Dec 21, 2001 52
Biggest 7th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,345 $773,164 Dec 14, 2001 45
Biggest 7th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 154 $773,164 Dec 14, 2001 45
Highest Theater Average 7th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 223 $3,498 Dec 14, 2001 45
Biggest 6th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,626 $1,005,599 Dec 7, 2001 38
Biggest 6th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 156 $1,005,599 Dec 7, 2001 38
Highest Theater Average 6th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 166 $4,550 Dec 7, 2001 38
Biggest 5th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,903 $1,358,649 Nov 30, 2001 31
Biggest 5th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 141 $1,358,649 Nov 30, 2001 31
Highest Theater Average 5th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 118 $6,232 Nov 30, 2001 31
Biggest 4th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 2,283 $1,811,595 Nov 23, 2001 24
Biggest 4th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 110 $1,811,595 Nov 23, 2001 24
Highest Theater Average 4th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 107 $8,348 Nov 23, 2001 24
Biggest 3rd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 3,415 $1,323,345 Nov 16, 2001 17
Biggest 3rd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 163 $1,323,345 Nov 16, 2001 17
Highest Theater Average 3rd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 254 $8,119 Nov 16, 2001 17
Biggest 2nd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 4,390 $773,865 Nov 9, 2001 10
Biggest 2nd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 290 $773,865 Nov 9, 2001 10
Highest Theater Average 2nd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 180 $16,122 Nov 9, 2001 10
Biggest Opening Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 5,843 $136,470 Nov 2, 2001 3
Biggest Opening Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 1,171 $136,470 Nov 2, 2001 3
Highest Theater Average Opening Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 74 $45,490 Nov 2, 2001 3
Top 2001 Theater Average Limited Release Movies at the Domestic Box Office 3 $45,490 Nov 2, 2001 3
Top Grossing Movies Never to Go Into Wide Release 28 $33,201,661 Nov 2, 2001 0
Top Movies Never to Reach Number One at the Domestic Box Office Chart 1,175 $33,201,661 Nov 2, 2001 0
Widest Expansion for Limited Release Movies 384 300 Nov 2, 2001 0

Cast

Audrey Tautou    Amelie Poulain
Mathieu Kassovitz    Nino Quincampoix
Rufus    Raphael Poulain, Amelie's father
Yolande Moreau    Madelaine Wallace, the janitor
Artus de Penguern    Hipolito, the writer
Urbain Cancelier    Collignon, the grocer
Maurice Benichou    Dominique Bretodeau
Dominique Pinon    Joseph
Claude Perron    Eva, the stripper
Michel Robin    Collignon's father
Isabelle Nanty    Georgette
Clotilde Mollet    Gina, the waitress
Claire Maurier    Suzanne, the café owner
Serge Merlin    Dufayel, the 'man of glass'
Jamel Debbouze    Lucien

Production and Technical Credits

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Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
2001/11/02 29 $136,470   3 $45,490   $136,470 3
2001/11/09 16 $773,865 +467% 48 $16,122   $1,006,712 10
2001/11/16 11 $1,323,345 +71% 163 $8,119   $2,699,216 17
2001/11/23 11 $1,811,595 +37% 217 $8,348   $7,799,075 24
2001/11/30 9 $1,358,649 -25% 218 $6,232   $9,754,200 31
2001/12/07 9 $1,005,599 -26% 221 $4,550   $11,303,432 38
2001/12/14 10 $773,164 -23% 221 $3,498   $12,513,841 45
2001/12/21 14 $770,897 n/c 250 $3,084   $13,709,091 52
2001/12/28 17 $1,126,954 +46% 232 $4,858   $15,740,742 59
2002/01/04 20 $1,024,884 -9% 227 $4,515   $17,695,648 66
2002/01/11 20 $1,092,268 +7% 260 $4,201   $19,276,470 73
2002/01/18 20 $1,095,543 n/c 298 $3,676   $21,127,194 80
2002/01/25 21 $900,775 -18% 275 $3,276   $22,389,459 87
2002/02/01 23 $780,317 -13% 273 $2,858   $23,524,870 94
2002/02/08 24 $699,592 -10% 303 $2,309   $24,567,592 101
2002/02/15 22 $859,526 +23% 298 $2,884   $25,980,377 108
2002/02/22 23 $747,646 -13% 286 $2,614   $26,994,595 115
2002/03/01 23 $634,697 -15% 242 $2,623   $27,900,057 122
2002/03/08 24 $620,292 -2% 254 $2,442   $28,790,935 129
2002/03/15 26 $528,994 -15% 225 $2,351   $29,601,521 136
2002/03/22 23 $509,106 -4% 245 $2,078   $30,353,807 143
2002/03/29 23 $438,751 -14% 170 $2,581   $31,106,754 150
2002/04/05 27 $334,891 -24% 144 $2,326   $31,648,056 157
2002/04/12 30 $233,952 -30% 130 $1,800   $32,012,485 164
2002/04/19 28 $208,176 -11% 119 $1,749   $32,325,660 171
2002/04/26 38 $135,783 -35% 104 $1,306   $32,531,149 178
2002/05/03 39 $92,802 -32% 85 $1,092   $32,680,816 185
2002/05/10 40 $80,518 -13% 78 $1,032   $32,806,020 192
2002/05/17 38 $73,800 -8% 61 $1,210   $32,921,581 199
2002/05/24 39 $47,204 -36% 42 $1,124   $33,024,385 206
2002/05/31 55 $15,101 -68% 43 $351   $33,058,090 213
2002/06/07 61 $11,634 -23% 41 $284   $33,091,638 220
2002/06/14 43 $31,412 +170% 33 $952   $33,142,876 227
2002/06/21 52 $17,733 -44% 36 $493   $33,177,691 234
2002/06/28 66 $9,446 -47% 31 $305   $33,201,661 241

Daily Box Office Performance

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
2001/11/02 31 $232,847   3 $77,616   $232,847 7
2001/11/09 15 $1,143,024 +391% 48 $23,813   $1,375,871 14
2001/11/16 7 $4,611,609 +303% 163 $28,292   $5,987,480 21
2001/11/23 11 $2,408,071 -48% 217 $11,097   $8,395,551 28
2001/11/30 9 $1,902,282 -21% 218 $8,726   $10,297,833 35
2001/12/07 9 $1,442,844 -24% 221 $6,529   $11,740,677 42
2001/12/14 10 $1,197,517 -17% 221 $5,419   $12,938,194 49
2001/12/21 14 $1,675,594 +40% 250 $6,702   $14,613,788 56
2001/12/28 16 $2,056,976 +23% 232 $8,866   $16,670,764 63
2002/01/04 20 $1,513,438 -26% 227 $6,667   $18,184,202 70
2002/01/11 21 $1,612,560 +7% 260 $6,202   $19,796,762 77
2002/01/18 17 $1,691,922 +5% 298 $5,678   $21,488,684 84
2002/01/25 21 $1,255,869 -26% 275 $4,567   $22,744,553 91
2002/02/01 22 $1,123,447 -11% 273 $4,115   $23,868,000 98
2002/02/08 22 $1,252,851 +12% 303 $4,135   $25,120,851 105
2002/02/15 22 $1,126,098 -10% 298 $3,779   $26,246,949 112
2002/02/22 22 $1,018,411 -10% 286 $3,561   $27,265,360 119
2002/03/01 22 $905,283 -11% 242 $3,741   $28,170,643 126
2002/03/08 24 $901,884 n/c 254 $3,551   $29,072,527 133
2002/03/15 24 $772,174 -14% 225 $3,432   $29,844,701 140
2002/03/22 21 $823,302 +7% 245 $3,360   $30,668,003 147
2002/03/29 24 $645,162 -22% 170 $3,795   $31,313,165 154
2002/04/05 26 $465,368 -28% 144 $3,232   $31,778,533 161
2002/04/12 29 $338,951 -27% 130 $2,607   $32,117,484 168
2002/04/19 28 $277,882 -18% 119 $2,335   $32,395,366 175
2002/04/26 33 $192,648 -31% 104 $1,852   $32,588,014 182
2002/05/03 40 $137,488 -29% 85 $1,618   $32,725,502 189
2002/05/10 35 $122,279 -11% 78 $1,568   $32,847,781 196
2002/05/17 37 $129,400 +6% 61 $2,121   $32,977,181 203
2002/05/24 40 $65,808 -49% 42 $1,567   $33,042,989 210
2002/05/31 48 $37,015 -44% 43 $861   $33,080,004 217
2002/06/07 47 $31,460 -15% 41 $767   $33,111,464 224
2002/06/14 43 $48,494 +54% 33 $1,470   $33,159,958 231
2002/06/21 51 $32,257 -33% 36 $896   $33,192,215 238
2002/06/28 73 $9,446 -71% 31 $305   $33,201,661 245

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