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The Five-Year Engagement (2012)

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Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $28,700,285Details
International Box Office $32,923,534Details
Worldwide Box Office $61,623,819
Home Market Performance
Domestic DVD Sales $5,162,360 Details
Domestic Blu-ray Sales $2,036,845 Details
Total Domestic Video Sales $7,199,205
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  1. Summary
  2. News
  3. Box Office
  4. International
  5. Video Sales
  6. Full Financials
  7. Cast & Crew
  8. Trailer

Synopsis

The director and writer/star of Forgetting Sarah Marshall reteam for the irreverent comedy The Five-Year Engagement. Beginning where most romantic comedies end, the new film from director Nicholas Stoller, producer Judd Apatow and Rodney Rothman looks at what happens when an engaged couple, keep getting tripped up on the long walk down the aisle.

Metrics

Rotten Tomatoes
Critics FreshAudience Spilled
Critics
63% - Fresh
Audience
52% - Spilled

Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists


Movie Details

Production Budget:$30,000,000
Domestic Releases: April 27th, 2012 (Wide) by Universal
International Releases: May 3rd, 2012 (Wide) (Australia)
May 3rd, 2012 (Wide) (New Zealand)
May 4th, 2012 (Wide) (Romania)
May 10th, 2012 (Wide) (Portugal)
May 10th, 2012 (Wide) (United Arab Emirates)
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Video Release: September 4th, 2012 by Universal Home Entertainment, released as Five Year Engagement
MPAA Rating: R for sexual content, and language throughout.
(Rating bulletin 2210, 2/15/2012)
Running Time: 124 minutes
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Keywords: Romance, Wedding Day, In-Laws / Future In-Laws, Religious, Dysfunctional Family
Source:Original Screenplay
Genre:Romantic Comedy
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Contemporary Fiction
Production Companies: Universal Pictures, Relativity Media, Apatow/Stoller Global Solutions
Production Countries: United States

Ranking on other Records and Milestones

RecordRankRevenueChart
Date
Days In
Release
Biggest 8th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 2,781 $92,440 Jun 15, 2012 52
Biggest 7th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 2,987 $121,625 Jun 8, 2012 45
Biggest 6th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 3,170 $179,845 Jun 1, 2012 38
Biggest 5th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 3,327 $294,555 May 25, 2012 31
Biggest 4th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 2,809 $1,110,375 May 18, 2012 24
Biggest 3rd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 2,082 $3,314,010 May 11, 2012 17
Biggest 2nd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 2,124 $5,029,110 May 4, 2012 10
Biggest April Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 232 $10,610,060 Apr 27, 2012 3
Biggest Opening Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,682 $10,610,060 Apr 27, 2012 3
Widest Opening Weekend 915 2,936 Apr 27, 2012 3
Movies with Leggiest Opening Weekend 1,124 3.05 Apr 27, 2012 1
Movies with Most Front-Loaded Opening Weekend 1,283 32.8% Apr 27, 2012 1

Cast

   Tom Solomon
   Violet Barnes
Chris Pratt    Alex Eihauer
Alison Brie    Suzie Barnes-Eilhauer
Lauren Weedman    Chef Sally
Mimi Dennedy    Carol Solomon
David Paymer    Pete Solomon
Jacki Weaver    Sylvia Dickerson-Barnes
Jim Piddock    George Barnes
Eric Scott Cooper    B & B Mananger
Dakota Johnson    Audrey
Jane Carr    Grandma Katherine
Clement Von Franckenstein    Grandpa Baba
Michael Ensign    Grandpa Harold
Madge Levinson    Grandma Leonora
Murray Miller    SF Wedding Barn Manager
Eileen Grubba    Botanical Garden Manager
Mark Rademacher    Priest
Kevin Yon    Rabbi
Heather Mathieson    Female Justice of the Piece
Rhys Ifans    Winton Childs
Mindy Kaling    Vaneetha
Randall Park    Ming
Kevin Hart    Doug
Kamail Nanjiani    Pakistani Chef
Gerry Bednob    Pakistani Chef
Tim Heidecker    Negotiating Chef
Molly Shannon    Onion Chef
Brian Posehn    Tarquin
Suzanne Kluce    Deli Customer
Tracee Chimo    Margaret
Chris Parnell    Bill
Gina Ragnone    Ashley
Kenneth Small    Not Zach
Francesca Delbanco    Cake Shop Owner
Stephanie Faracy    Florist
Zoe Niemkiewicz    Vanessa
Tyler Hamway    Vaneetha's Date in Bar
Michele Messmer    Band Manager
Fred Lindholm    Bingo Caller
Richard Rector    Randy
Aaron Lustig    Michigan Rabbi
Chris Newman    Used Car Lot Guy
Da'Vone McDonald    Taco Customer
Laurie Brown    Professor Walch
Nicholas Delbanco    Professor Delbanco
Corey Fischer    Male Justice of the Peace
Nicholas Totis    Vaneetha's Boyfriend

Production and Technical Credits

Director   
Screenwriter    Jason Segel
Screenwriter    Nicholas Stoller
Producer    Judd Apatow
Producer    Nicholas Stoller
Producer    Rodney Rothman
Executive Producer    Richard Vane
Executive Producer    Jason Segel
Cinematographer    Javier Aguirresarobe
Production Designer    Julie Berghoff
Editor    William Kerr
Editor    Peck Prior
Unit Production Manager    Marcei A. Brown
First Assistant Director    Michael J. Moore
Second Assistant Director    Basti Van Der Woude
Associate Producer    Lisa Yadavaia
Additional Editor    Craig Herring
Art Director    Johnny Jos
Set Decorator    Sophie Neudorfer
Set Designer    Erick Donaldson
Set Designer    Justin Lang

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Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
2012/04/27 5 $10,610,060   2,936 $3,614   $10,610,060 3
2012/05/04 6 $5,029,110 -53% 2,941 $1,710   $19,133,015 10
2012/05/11 6 $3,314,010 -34% 2,569 $1,290   $24,623,420 17
2012/05/18 11 $1,110,375 -66% 1,175 $945   $27,103,010 24
2012/05/25 19 $294,555 -73% 274 $1,075   $27,949,840 31
2012/06/01 25 $179,845 -39% 218 $825   $28,284,600 38
2012/06/08 28 $121,625 -32% 175 $695   $28,490,225 45
2012/06/15 32 $92,440 -24% 168 $550   $28,644,770 52

Daily Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
2012/04/27 3 $3,478,500   2,936 $1,185   $3,478,500 1
2012/04/28 5 $4,534,660 +30% 2,936 $1,545   $8,013,160 2
2012/04/29 4 $2,596,900 -43% 2,936 $885   $10,610,060 3
2012/04/30 2 $822,085 -68% 2,935 $280   $11,432,145 4
2012/05/01 2 $1,130,360 +37% 2,936 $385   $12,562,505 5
2012/05/02 2 $822,080 -27% 2,935 $280   $13,384,585 6
2012/05/03 2 $719,320 -13% 2,935 $245   $14,103,905 7
2012/05/04 4 $1,676,370 +133% 2,941 $570   $15,780,275 8
2012/05/05 6 $2,043,995 +22% 2,941 $695   $17,824,270 9
2012/05/06 5 $1,308,745 -36% 2,941 $445   $19,133,015 10
2012/05/07 3 $470,560 -64% 2,941 $160   $19,603,575 11
2012/05/08 3 $676,430 +44% 2,941 $230   $20,280,005 12
2012/05/09 3 $529,380 -22% 2,941 $180   $20,809,385 13
2012/05/10 3 $500,025 -6% 2,941 $170   $21,309,410 14
2012/05/11 6 $963,375 +93% 2,569 $375   $22,272,785 15
2012/05/12 7 $1,297,345 +35% 2,569 $505   $23,570,130 16
2012/05/13 7 $1,053,290 -19% 2,569 $410   $24,623,420 17
2012/05/14 5 $346,815 -67% 2,569 $135   $24,970,235 18
2012/05/15 5 $462,420 +33% 2,569 $180   $25,432,655 19
2012/05/16 8 $285,480 -38% 2,196 $130   $25,718,135 20
2012/05/17 8 $274,500 -4% 2,196 $125   $25,992,635 21
2012/05/18 11 $334,875 +22% 1,175 $285   $26,327,510 22
2012/05/19 11 $464,125 +39% 1,175 $395   $26,791,635 23
2012/05/20 11 $311,375 -33% 1,175 $265   $27,103,010 24
2012/05/21 11 $141,025 -55% 1,175 $120   $27,244,035 25
2012/05/22 10 $152,750 +8% 1,175 $130   $27,396,785 26
2012/05/23 - $123,375 -19% 1,175 $105   $27,520,160 27
2012/05/24 11 $135,125 +10% 1,175 $115   $27,655,285 28
2012/05/25 - $83,575 -38% 274 $305   $27,738,860 29
2012/05/26 - $113,710 +36% 274 $415   $27,852,570 30
2012/05/27 - $97,270 -14% 274 $355   $27,949,840 31
2012/05/28 - $63,020 -35% 274 $230   $28,012,860 32
2012/05/29 - $32,985 -48% 274 $120   $28,045,845 33
2012/05/30 - $28,770 -13% 274 $105   $28,074,615 34
2012/05/31 - $30,140 +5% 274 $110   $28,104,755 35
2012/06/01 - $52,320 +74% 218 $240   $28,157,075 36
2012/06/02 - $80,660 +54% 218 $370   $28,237,735 37
2012/06/03 - $46,865 -42% 218 $215   $28,284,600 38
2012/06/04 - $19,620 -58% 218 $90   $28,304,220 39
2012/06/05 - $24,005 +22% 218 $110   $28,328,225 40
2012/06/06 - $19,665 -18% 218 $90   $28,347,890 41
2012/06/07 - $20,710 +5% 218 $95   $28,368,600 42
2012/06/08 - $36,750 +77% 175 $210   $28,405,350 43
2012/06/09 - $53,375 +45% 175 $305   $28,458,725 44
2012/06/10 - $31,500 -41% 175 $180   $28,490,225 45
2012/06/11 - $14,875 -53% 175 $85   $28,505,100 46
2012/06/12 - $18,450 +24% 175 $105   $28,523,550 47
2012/06/13 - $14,790 -20% 175 $85   $28,538,340 48
2012/06/14 - $13,990 -5% 175 $80   $28,552,330 49
2012/06/15 - $30,165 +116% 168 $180   $28,582,495 50
2012/06/16 - $41,225 +37% 168 $245   $28,623,720 51
2012/06/17 - $21,050 -49% 168 $125   $28,644,770 52
2012/06/18 - $13,440 -36% 168 $80   $28,658,210 53
2012/06/19 - $15,195 +13% 168 $90   $28,673,405 54
2012/06/20 - $14,205 -7% 168 $85   $28,687,610 55
2012/06/21 - $12,675 -11% 168 $75   $28,700,285 56

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
2012/04/27 2 $14,103,905   2,935 $4,805   $14,103,905 7
2012/05/04 5 $7,205,505 -49% 2,941 $2,450   $21,309,410 14
2012/05/11 7 $4,683,225 -35% 2,196 $2,133   $25,992,635 21
2012/05/18 11 $1,662,650 -64% 1,175 $1,415   $27,655,285 28
2012/05/25 20 $449,470 -73% 274 $1,640   $28,104,755 35
2012/06/01 26 $263,845 -41% 218 $1,210   $28,368,600 42
2012/06/08 27 $183,730 -30% 175 $1,050   $28,552,330 49
2012/06/15 33 $147,955 -19% 168 $881   $28,700,285 56

Box Office Summary Per Territory

Territory Release
Date
Opening
Weekend
Opening
Weekend
Theaters
Maximum
Theaters
Theatrical
Engagements
Total
Box Office
Report
Date
Australia 5/3/2012 $2,006,970 276 276 1228 $6,212,354 12/10/2015
Austria 7/13/2012 $342,930 60 62 335 $1,119,485 12/11/2015
Belgium 8/1/2012 $37,966 16 16 57 $105,175 12/11/2015
Croatia 6/21/2012 $0 0 10 50 $44,480 12/11/2015
Egypt 7/4/2012 $0 0 6 30 $57,090 12/11/2015
France 8/1/2012 $109,842 45 45 45 $109,842 12/11/2015
Germany 7/12/2012 $1,346,375 281 358 1712 $4,777,603 12/11/2015
Iceland 5/11/2012 $11,062 3 3 11 $38,952 12/10/2015
Israel 7/5/2012 $83,788 18 19 75 $326,058 12/11/2015
Italy 9/28/2012 $169,037 99 99 99 $169,037 12/11/2015
Lebanon 5/17/2012 $23,579 9 9 18 $43,441 12/10/2015
Mexico 8/10/2012 $249,993 208 208 781 $968,967 12/11/2015
Netherlands 6/28/2012 $23,677 10 10 10 $43,091 12/10/2015
New Zealand 5/3/2012 $218,294 50 54 247 $640,845 12/10/2015
Peru 11/29/2012 $61,954 33 37 103 $181,141 12/14/2015
Poland 6/29/2012 $44,575 59 59 166 $157,569 12/11/2015
Portugal 5/10/2012 $43,809 35 35 97 $110,927 12/10/2015
Romania 5/4/2012 $46,190 25 25 68 $134,066 12/10/2015
Slovenia 6/14/2012 $5,881 7 7 56 $65,088 12/11/2015
South Africa 10/5/2012 $43,926 24 24 64 $132,213 12/12/2015
Spain 9/7/2012 $179,875 199 199 358 $424,622 12/12/2015
United Arab Emirates 5/10/2012 $155,466 26 26 32 $350,666 12/10/2015
United Kingdom 6/22/2012 $1,626,783 457 472 2177 $16,369,856 12/11/2015
Uruguay 4/5/2013 $7,985 5 5 9 $15,493 12/14/2015
Venezuela 3/15/2013 $0 0 17 48 $325,473 12/14/2015
 
International Total$32,923,534 12/14/2015

Weekly US DVD Sales

DateRankUnits this Week% ChangeTotal UnitsSpending this WeekTotal SpendingWeeks in Release
9/9/20127123,062 123,062$2,090,823$2,090,8231
9/16/20122050,294-59% 173,356$1,027,506$3,118,3302
9/23/20122513,195-74% 169,593$273,400$3,238,4863

Weekly US Blu-ray Sales

DateRankUnits this Week% ChangeTotal UnitsSpending this WeekTotal SpendingWeeks in Release
9/9/2012448,764 48,764$1,071,354$1,071,3541
9/16/20121311,249-77% 60,013$268,507$1,339,8612

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