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Far From Heaven (2002)

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $15,901,849Details
International Box Office $13,126,065
Worldwide Box Office $29,027,914
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  6. Cast & Crew
  7. Trailer

Metrics

Rotten Tomatoes
Critics Certified FreshAudience Upright
Critics
87% - Certified Fresh
Audience
79% - Upright

Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists


Movie Details

Production Budget:$13,500,000
Domestic Releases: November 8th, 2002 (Limited) by Focus Features
MPAA Rating: PG-13 for mature thematic elements, sexual content, brief violence and language
Comparisons: vs. Carol
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Keywords: LGBT
Source:Original Screenplay
Genre:Drama
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Historical Fiction
Production Companies: Section Eight

Ranking on other Records and Milestones

RecordRankAmountChart
Date
Days In
Release
Biggest Domestic 26th Weekend 466 $2,603 May 2, 2003 178
Biggest 26th Weekend Limited Release 230 $2,603 May 2, 2003 178
Theater Average 26th Weekend Limited Release 189 $868 May 2, 2003 178
Biggest Domestic 25th Weekend 572 $2,000 Apr 25, 2003 171
Biggest 25th Weekend Limited Release 289 $2,000 Apr 25, 2003 171
Theater Average 25th Weekend Limited Release 172 $1,000 Apr 25, 2003 171
Biggest Domestic 24th Weekend 447 $9,147 Apr 18, 2003 164
Biggest 24th Weekend Limited Release 166 $9,147 Apr 18, 2003 164
Theater Average 24th Weekend Limited Release 165 $1,143 Apr 18, 2003 164
Biggest Domestic 23rd Weekend 474 $13,296 Apr 11, 2003 157
Biggest 23rd Weekend Limited Release 147 $13,296 Apr 11, 2003 157
Theater Average 23rd Weekend Limited Release 214 $1,023 Apr 11, 2003 157
Biggest Domestic 22nd Weekend 424 $35,647 Apr 4, 2003 150
Biggest 22nd Weekend Limited Release 111 $35,647 Apr 4, 2003 150
Theater Average 22nd Weekend Limited Release 332 $829 Apr 4, 2003 150
Biggest Domestic 21st Weekend 270 $109,667 Mar 28, 2003 143
Biggest 21st Weekend Limited Release 60 $109,667 Mar 28, 2003 143
Theater Average 21st Weekend Limited Release 185 $1,337 Mar 28, 2003 143
Biggest Domestic 20th Weekend 209 $230,799 Mar 21, 2003 136
Biggest 20th Weekend Limited Release 40 $230,799 Mar 21, 2003 136
Theater Average 20th Weekend Limited Release 126 $1,846 Mar 21, 2003 136
Biggest Domestic 19th Weekend 255 $226,889 Mar 14, 2003 129
Biggest 19th Weekend Limited Release 51 $226,889 Mar 14, 2003 129
Theater Average 19th Weekend Limited Release 119 $1,939 Mar 14, 2003 129
Biggest Domestic 18th Weekend 309 $220,198 Mar 7, 2003 122
Biggest 18th Weekend Limited Release 57 $220,198 Mar 7, 2003 122
Theater Average 18th Weekend Limited Release 98 $2,097 Mar 7, 2003 122
Biggest Domestic 17th Weekend 377 $211,897 Feb 28, 2003 115
Biggest 17th Weekend Limited Release 71 $211,897 Feb 28, 2003 115
Theater Average 17th Weekend Limited Release 114 $2,185 Feb 28, 2003 115
Biggest Domestic 16th Weekend 585 $159,234 Feb 21, 2003 108
Biggest 16th Weekend Limited Release 106 $159,234 Feb 21, 2003 108
Theater Average 16th Weekend Limited Release 203 $1,750 Feb 21, 2003 108
Biggest Domestic 15th Weekend 554 $219,765 Feb 14, 2003 101
Biggest 15th Weekend Limited Release 98 $219,765 Feb 14, 2003 101
Theater Average 15th Weekend Limited Release 185 $1,945 Feb 14, 2003 101
Biggest Domestic 14th Weekend 778 $180,126 Feb 7, 2003 94
Biggest 14th Weekend Limited Release 138 $180,126 Feb 7, 2003 94
Theater Average 14th Weekend Limited Release 436 $1,344 Feb 7, 2003 94
Biggest Domestic 13th Weekend 680 $251,317 Jan 31, 2003 87
Biggest 13th Weekend Limited Release 126 $251,317 Jan 31, 2003 87
Theater Average 13th Weekend Limited Release 460 $1,381 Jan 31, 2003 87
Biggest Domestic 12th Weekend 662 $310,585 Jan 24, 2003 80
Biggest 12th Weekend Limited Release 119 $310,585 Jan 24, 2003 80
Theater Average 12th Weekend Limited Release 546 $1,345 Jan 24, 2003 80
Biggest Domestic 11th Weekend 620 $433,998 Jan 17, 2003 73
Biggest 11th Weekend Limited Release 108 $433,998 Jan 17, 2003 73
Theater Average 11th Weekend Limited Release 451 $1,644 Jan 17, 2003 73
Biggest Domestic 10th Weekend 711 $498,551 Jan 10, 2003 66
Biggest 10th Weekend Limited Release 116 $498,551 Jan 10, 2003 66
Theater Average 10th Weekend Limited Release 482 $1,713 Jan 10, 2003 66
Biggest Domestic 9th Weekend 885 $565,088 Jan 3, 2003 59
Biggest 9th Weekend Limited Release 134 $565,088 Jan 3, 2003 59
Theater Average 9th Weekend Limited Release 353 $2,234 Jan 3, 2003 59
Biggest Domestic 8th Weekend 1,091 $646,897 Dec 27, 2002 52
Biggest 8th Weekend Limited Release 144 $646,897 Dec 27, 2002 52
Theater Average 8th Weekend Limited Release 280 $2,813 Dec 27, 2002 52
Biggest Domestic 7th Weekend 1,543 $601,250 Dec 20, 2002 45
Biggest 7th Weekend Limited Release 201 $601,250 Dec 20, 2002 45
Theater Average 7th Weekend Limited Release 449 $2,559 Dec 20, 2002 45
Biggest Domestic 6th Weekend 1,911 $722,430 Dec 13, 2002 38
Biggest 6th Weekend Limited Release 209 $722,430 Dec 13, 2002 38
Theater Average 6th Weekend Limited Release 537 $2,676 Dec 13, 2002 38
Biggest Domestic 5th Weekend 2,310 $945,818 Dec 6, 2002 31
Biggest 5th Weekend Limited Release 199 $945,818 Dec 6, 2002 31
Theater Average 5th Weekend Limited Release 532 $3,307 Dec 6, 2002 31
Biggest Domestic 4th Weekend 2,412 $1,639,138 Nov 29, 2002 24
Biggest 4th Weekend Limited Release 131 $1,639,138 Nov 29, 2002 24
Theater Average 4th Weekend Limited Release 260 $5,772 Nov 29, 2002 24
Biggest Domestic 3rd Weekend 3,136 $1,621,020 Nov 22, 2002 17
Biggest 3rd Weekend Limited Release 121 $1,621,020 Nov 22, 2002 17
Theater Average 3rd Weekend Limited Release 455 $6,259 Nov 22, 2002 17
Biggest Domestic 2nd Weekend 4,292 $902,667 Nov 15, 2002 10
Biggest 2nd Weekend Limited Release 250 $902,667 Nov 15, 2002 10
Theater Average 2nd Weekend Limited Release 166 $16,716 Nov 15, 2002 10
Biggest Domestic Opening Weekend 5,488 $211,279 Nov 8, 2002 3
Biggest Opening Weekend Limited Release 876 $211,279 Nov 8, 2002 3
Theater Average Opening Weekend Limited Release 131 $35,213 Nov 8, 2002 3
Theater Average Limited Release 155 $35,213 Nov 8, 2002 3
Top 2002 Theater Average Limited Release 9 $35,213 Nov 8, 2002 3
Never Wide Domestic 139 $15,901,849 Nov 8, 2002 0
Never No. 1 Domestic 2,336 $15,901,849 Nov 8, 2002 0
Widest Expansion Limited Release 398 285 Nov 8, 2002 0

Cast

   Cathy Whitaker
   Frank Whitaker
Dennis Haysbert    Raymond Deagan
Patricia Clarkson    Eleonor Fine
Viola Davis    Sybil
James Rebhorn    Dr. Bowman
Bette Henritze    Mrs. Leacock
Michael Gaston    Stan Fine
Ryan Ward    David Whitaker
Lindsay Andretta    Janice Whitaker

Production and Technical Credits

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Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
2002/11/08 30 $211,279   6 $35,213   $211,279 3
2002/11/15 16 $902,667 +327% 54 $16,716   $1,253,231 10
2002/11/22 11 $1,621,020 +80% 259 $6,259   $3,194,844 17
2002/11/29 15 $1,639,138 +1% 284 $5,772   $5,506,446 24
2002/12/06 16 $945,818 -42% 286 $3,307   $6,889,619 31
2002/12/13 19 $722,430 -24% 270 $2,676   $7,981,302 38
2002/12/20 18 $601,250 -17% 235 $2,559   $8,932,005 45
2002/12/27 23 $646,897 +8% 230 $2,813   $10,048,405 52
2003/01/03 24 $565,088 -13% 253 $2,234   $11,230,060 59
2003/01/10 24 $498,551 -12% 291 $1,713   $11,971,502 66
2003/01/17 25 $433,998 -13% 264 $1,644   $12,706,263 73
2003/01/24 27 $310,585 -28% 231 $1,345   $13,144,266 80
2003/01/31 34 $251,317 -19% 182 $1,381   $13,518,686 87
2003/02/07 36 $180,126 -28% 134 $1,344   $13,791,536 94
2003/02/14 32 $219,765 +22% 113 $1,945   $14,124,878 101
2003/02/21 33 $159,234 -28% 91 $1,750   $14,352,246 108
2003/02/28 31 $211,897 +33% 97 $2,185   $14,633,228 115
2003/03/07 30 $220,198 +4% 105 $2,097   $14,940,014 122
2003/03/14 31 $226,889 +3% 117 $1,939   $15,260,733 129
2003/03/21 29 $230,799 +2% 125 $1,846   $15,588,212 136
2003/03/28 42 $109,667 -52% 82 $1,337   $15,776,481 143
2003/04/04 63 $35,647 -67% 43 $829   $15,854,988 150
2003/04/11 83 $13,296 -63% 13 $1,023   $15,885,693 157
2003/04/18 90 $9,147 -31% 8 $1,143   $15,894,840 164
2003/04/25 133 $2,000 -78% 2 $1,000   $15,896,840 171
2003/05/02 127 $2,603 +30% 3 $868   $15,901,849 178

Daily Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
2002/12/06 16 $265,000   286 $927   $6,190,000 29
2002/12/07 15 $436,000 +65% 286 $1,524   $6,626,000 30
2002/12/08 15 $245,000 -44% 286 $857   $6,889,619 31

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
2002/11/08 29 $350,564   6 $58,427   $350,564 7
2002/11/15 15 $1,223,260 +249% 54 $22,653   $1,573,824 14
2002/11/22 12 $2,293,484 +87% 259 $8,855   $3,867,308 21
2002/11/29 15 $2,076,493 -9% 284 $7,312   $5,943,801 28
2002/12/06 16 $1,315,071 -37% 286 $4,598   $7,258,872 35
2002/12/13 18 $1,071,883 -18% 270 $3,970   $8,330,755 42
2002/12/20 19 $1,070,753 n/c 235 $4,556   $9,401,508 49
2002/12/27 23 $1,263,464 +18% 230 $5,493   $10,664,972 56
2003/01/03 23 $807,979 -36% 253 $3,194   $11,472,951 63
2003/01/10 23 $799,314 -1% 291 $2,747   $12,272,265 70
2003/01/17 26 $561,416 -30% 264 $2,127   $12,833,681 77
2003/01/24 27 $433,688 -23% 231 $1,877   $13,267,369 84
2003/01/31 31 $344,041 -21% 182 $1,890   $13,611,410 91
2003/02/07 34 $293,703 -15% 134 $2,192   $13,905,113 98
2003/02/14 32 $287,899 -2% 113 $2,548   $14,193,012 105
2003/02/21 34 $228,319 -21% 91 $2,509   $14,421,331 112
2003/02/28 31 $298,485 +31% 97 $3,077   $14,719,816 119
2003/03/07 30 $314,028 +5% 105 $2,991   $15,033,844 126
2003/03/14 31 $323,569 +3% 117 $2,766   $15,357,413 133
2003/03/21 32 $309,401 -4% 125 $2,475   $15,666,814 140
2003/03/28 41 $152,527 -51% 82 $1,860   $15,819,341 147
2003/04/04 63 $53,056 -65% 43 $1,234   $15,872,397 154
2003/04/11 93 $13,296 -75% 13 $1,023   $15,885,693 161
2003/04/18 102 $9,147 -31% 8 $1,143   $15,894,840 168
2003/04/25 122 $4,406 -52% 2 $2,203   $15,899,246 175
2003/05/02 127 $2,603 -41% 3 $868   $15,901,849 182

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