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Finding Forrester (2000)

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $51,768,623Details
International Box Office $28,245,000
Worldwide Box Office $80,013,623
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Metrics

Rotten Tomatoes
Critics Certified FreshAudience Upright
Critics
74% - Certified Fresh
Audience
79% - Upright

Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists


Movie Details

Production Budget:$43,000,000
Domestic Releases: December 19th, 2000 (Wide) by Sony Pictures
MPAA Rating: PG-13 for brief strong language and some sexual references
Running Time: 137 minutes
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Keywords: Writing and Writers
Source:Original Screenplay
Genre:Drama
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Contemporary Fiction
Production Companies: Columbia Pictures
Production Countries: United States

Ranking on other Records and Milestones

RecordRankRevenueChart
Date
Days In
Release
Biggest 17th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 932 $47,249 Apr 13, 2001 118
Biggest 16th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 868 $85,812 Apr 6, 2001 111
Biggest 15th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 765 $141,173 Mar 30, 2001 104
Biggest 14th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 578 $260,177 Mar 23, 2001 97
Biggest 13th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 513 $342,144 Mar 16, 2001 90
Biggest 12th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 516 $400,574 Mar 9, 2001 83
Biggest 11th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 418 $655,716 Mar 2, 2001 76
Fastest Movies to Earn $50 Million at the Domestic Box Office 1,392 $50,041,645 Mar 2, 2001 76
Biggest 10th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 373 $1,093,331 Feb 23, 2001 69
Biggest 9th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 289 $2,007,353 Feb 16, 2001 62
Biggest 8th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 329 $2,506,165 Feb 9, 2001 55
Biggest 7th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 220 $4,213,168 Feb 2, 2001 48
Biggest 6th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 313 $4,612,998 Jan 26, 2001 41
Biggest 5th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 277 $6,714,733 Jan 19, 2001 34
Biggest 4th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 201 $11,112,139 Jan 12, 2001 27
Biggest January Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 270 $11,112,139 Jan 12, 2001 27
Biggest 3rd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 2,732 $2,212,810 Jan 5, 2001 20
Biggest 2nd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 3,483 $2,176,226 Dec 29, 2000 13
Biggest Opening Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 4,720 $701,207 Dec 22, 2000 6

Cast

   William Forrester
F. Murray Abraham    Professor Crawford
Anna Paquin    Claire Spence
Busta Rhymes    Terrell
   Jamal
April Grace    Ms. Joyce
Michael Pitt    John Coleridge
Michael Nouri    Dr. Spence
Richard Easton    Matthews
Glenn Fitzgerald    Massie
Zane Copeland, Jr.    Damon
Stephanie Berry    Janice
Fly Williams III    Fly
Damany Mathis    Kenzo
Damien Lee    Clay
Tom Kearns    Coach Garrick
Matthew Noah Word    Hartwell
Charles Bernstein    Dr. Simon
Matt Malloy    Bradley
Matt Damon    Sanderson
Jimmy Bobbitt    Rapper
Capital Jay    Opposing Player
James T. Williams II    Student #2
Cassandra Kubinski    Claire's Friend #1
Sophia Wu    Libarian
Gerry Rosenthal    Student's Speaker
Tim Hall    Student Manager
Tom Mullica    Old Money Man
David Madison    Kid in the Hall
Joey Buttafuoco    Night Man
Jaime McCaig    Referee
William Modeste    Referee
Daniel Rodriguez    Hallway Boy
Samuel Tyson    Creston Player
Vince Giordano    Big Band Leader
Ron Morgan    Mailor Priest
Alex Trebek    Himself
Alison Folland    Contestant

Production and Technical Credits

Director   
Producer    Laurence Mark
Producer    Sean Connery
Producer    Rhonda Tollefson
Screenwriter    Mike Rich
Executive Producer    Dany Wolf
Executive Producer    Jonathan King
Director of Photography    Harris Savides
Production Designer    Jane Musky
Editor    Valdis Oskarsdottir
Costume Designer    Ann Roth
Assistant Director    David Webb
Unit Production Manager    Dany Wolf
Production Supervisor    Michele Giordano
Art Director    Darrell K. Keister
Set Decorator    Susan Bode
Sound Mixer    Brian Miksis
Re-recording Mixer    Leslie Shatz
Re-recording Mixer    David Parker
Re-recording Mixer    Gus Van Sant
Supervising Sound Editor    Kelley Baker
Sound Effects Editor    Patrick Winters
Sound Effects Editor    Richard Moore
Sound Effects Editor    Michael Gandsey
Sound Effects Editor    Chris Potter
Dialogue Editor    David A. Cohen
Supervising Music Editor    Kenneth Karman
Music Editor    Lisa Jaime
Make up    Michal Bigger
Hairstylist    John D. Quaglia
Music Supervisor    Hal Willner
Casting Director    Francine Maisler
Casting Director    Bernard Telsey
Casting Director    David Vaccari
Stunt Coordinator    George Aguilar

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Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
2000/12/22 17 $701,207   200 $3,506   $743,056 6
2000/12/29 15 $2,176,226 +210% 200 $10,881   $5,301,731 13
2001/01/05 13 $2,212,810 +2% 200 $11,064   $8,565,522 20
2001/01/12 7 $11,112,139 +402% 2,002 $5,551   $20,537,936 27
2001/01/19 6 $6,714,733 -40% 2,002 $3,354   $29,201,113 34
2001/01/26 8 $4,612,998 -31% 2,002 $2,304   $35,677,842 41
2001/02/02 8 $4,213,168 -9% 1,983 $2,125   $41,277,446 48
2001/02/09 12 $2,506,165 -41% 1,586 $1,580   $44,810,828 55
2001/02/16 13 $2,007,353 -20% 1,130 $1,776   $47,641,383 62
2001/02/23 15 $1,093,331 -46% 808 $1,353   $49,101,695 69
2001/03/02 19 $655,716 -40% 578 $1,134   $50,041,645 76
2001/03/09 19 $400,574 -39% 363 $1,104   $50,590,601 83
2001/03/16 20 $342,144 -15% 373 $917   $51,022,867 90
2001/03/23 23 $260,177 -24% 279 $933   $51,370,406 97
2001/03/30 31 $141,173 -46% 177 $798   $51,584,820 104
2001/04/06 37 $85,812 -39% 128 $670   $51,706,678 111
2001/04/13 45 $47,249 -45% 76 $622   $51,768,623 118

Daily Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
2000/12/27 15 $476,012   200 $2,380   $1,774,672 9
2000/12/28 15 $507,031 +7% 200 $2,535   $2,281,703 10
2001/01/01 13 $843,802   200 $4,219   $5,301,731 14
2001/01/02 14 $402,613 -52% 200 $2,013   $5,704,344 15
2001/01/03 13 $305,915 -24% 200 $1,530   $6,010,259 16
2001/01/04 12 $342,453 +12% 200 $1,712   $6,352,712 17
2001/01/07 12 $615,000   200 $3,075   $8,565,522 20
2001/01/08 11 $201,555 -67% 200 $1,008   $8,767,077 21
2001/01/09 12 $220,734 +10% 200 $1,104   $8,987,811 22
2001/01/10 11 $208,520 -6% 200 $1,043   $9,196,331 23
2001/01/11 10 $229,466 +10% 200 $1,147   $9,425,797 24
2001/01/12 6 $2,715,000 +1,083% 200 $13,575   $12,140,797 25
2001/01/13 6 $4,105,000 +51% 2,002 $2,050   $16,246,000 26
2001/01/14 5 $3,124,000 -24% 2,002 $1,560   $19,370,000 27
2001/01/15 10 $1,168,364 -63% 2,002 $584   $20,537,936 28
2001/01/16 4 $703,619 -40% 2,002 $351   $21,241,555 29
2001/01/17 4 $586,036 -17% 2,002 $293   $21,827,591 30
2001/01/18 4 $658,789 +12% 2,002 $329   $22,486,380 31
2001/01/19 6 $1,758,000 +167% 2,002 $878   $24,244,000 32
2001/01/20 6 $2,955,000 +68% 2,002 $1,476   $27,199,000 33
2001/01/21 5 $1,746,000 -41% 2,002 $872   $29,201,113 34
2001/01/22 6 $429,289 -75% 2,002 $214   $29,630,402 35
2001/01/23 6 $508,232 +18% 2,002 $254   $30,138,634 36
2001/01/24 6 $435,967 -14% 2,002 $218   $30,574,601 37
2001/01/25 6 $490,243 +12% 2,002 $245   $31,064,844 38
2001/01/26 8 $1,111,000 +127% 2,002 $555   $32,176,000 39
2001/01/27 7 $2,410,000 +117% 2,002 $1,204   $34,586,000 40
2001/01/28 10 $774,000 -68% 2,002 $387   $35,677,842 41
2001/01/29 7 $337,312 -56% 2,002 $168   $36,015,154 42
2001/01/30 7 $388,167 +15% 2,002 $194   $36,403,321 43
2001/01/31 8 $329,057 -15% 2,002 $164   $36,732,378 44
2001/02/01 8 $331,900 +1% 2,002 $166   $37,064,278 45
2001/02/02 9 $1,165,000 +251% 1,983 $587   $38,229,000 46
2001/02/03 7 $2,111,000 +81% 1,983 $1,065   $40,340,000 47
2001/02/04 9 $1,029,000 -51% 1,963 $524   $41,277,446 48
2001/02/05 8 $231,328 -78% 1,963 $118   $41,508,774 49
2001/02/06 9 $294,190 +27% 1,963 $150   $41,802,964 50
2001/02/07 9 $244,358 -17% 1,963 $124   $42,047,322 51
2001/02/08 9 $257,341 +5% 1,963 $131   $42,304,663 52
2001/02/11 12 $617,000   1,586 $389   $44,810,828 55
2001/02/12 12 $166,385 -73% 1,586 $105   $44,977,213 56
2001/02/13 12 $178,462 +7% 1,586 $113   $45,155,675 57
2001/02/14 13 $294,935 +65% 1,586 $186   $45,450,610 58
2001/02/15 11 $183,420 -38% 1,586 $116   $45,634,030 59
2001/02/19 14 $301,824   1,130 $267   $47,641,383 63
2001/02/20 14 $132,744 -56% 1,130 $117   $47,774,127 64
2001/02/21 13 $111,713 -16% 1,130 $99   $47,885,840 65
2001/02/22 13 $122,524 +10% 1,130 $108   $48,008,364 66
2001/02/25 15 $248,000   808 $307   $49,102,000 69
2001/02/26 16 $65,308 -74% 808 $81   $49,167,003 70
2001/02/27 16 $73,268 +12% 808 $91   $49,240,271 71
2001/02/28 15 $68,774 -6% 808 $85   $49,309,045 72
2001/03/01 16 $76,884 +12% 808 $95   $49,385,929 73
2001/03/04 18 $147,000   578 $254   $50,041,645 76

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
2000/12/22 17 $3,083,656   200 $15,418   $3,125,505 10
2000/12/29 14 $3,227,207 +5% 200 $16,136   $6,352,712 17
2001/01/05 12 $3,073,085 -5% 200 $15,365   $9,425,797 24
2001/01/12 6 $13,060,583 +325% 2,002 $6,524   $22,486,380 31
2001/01/19 6 $8,578,464 -34% 2,002 $4,285   $31,064,844 38
2001/01/26 8 $5,999,434 -30% 2,002 $2,997   $37,064,278 45
2001/02/02 9 $5,240,385 -13% 1,983 $2,643   $42,304,663 52
2001/02/09 12 $3,329,367 -36% 1,586 $2,099   $45,634,030 59
2001/02/16 13 $2,374,334 -29% 1,130 $2,101   $48,008,364 66
2001/02/23 15 $1,377,565 -42% 808 $1,705   $49,385,929 73
2001/03/02 19 $804,098 -42% 578 $1,391   $50,190,027 80
2001/03/09 19 $490,696 -39% 363 $1,352   $50,680,723 87
2001/03/16 23 $429,506 -12% 373 $1,151   $51,110,229 94
2001/03/23 24 $333,418 -22% 279 $1,195   $51,443,647 101
2001/03/30 33 $177,219 -47% 177 $1,001   $51,620,866 108
2001/04/06 40 $100,508 -43% 128 $785   $51,721,374 115
2001/04/13 51 $47,249 -53% 76 $622   $51,768,623 122

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