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Ghost Dog: Way of the Samurai (2000)

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $3,330,230Details
International Box Office $2,700,000
Worldwide Box Office $6,030,230
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Metrics

Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists


Movie Details

Production Budget:$2,000,000
Domestic Releases: March 3rd, 2000 (Limited) by Artisan
Video Release: August 14th, 2001 by Lionsgate Home Entertainment, released as Ghost Dog - Way of the Samurai
MPAA Rating: R for strong violence and language
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Keywords: Mafia, Film Noir
Source:Original Screenplay
Genre:Drama
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Contemporary Fiction

Ranking on other Records and Milestones

RecordRankRevenueChart
Date
Days In
Release
Biggest 19th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 972 $12,019 Jul 7, 2000 129
Biggest 18th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,113 $14,650 Jun 30, 2000 122
Biggest 17th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,177 $23,491 Jun 23, 2000 115
Biggest 16th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,412 $22,622 Jun 16, 2000 108
Biggest 15th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,569 $25,833 Jun 9, 2000 101
Biggest 14th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,936 $20,313 Jun 2, 2000 94
Biggest 13th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,913 $36,140 May 26, 2000 87
Biggest 12th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 2,308 $29,717 May 19, 2000 80
Biggest 11th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 2,462 $38,788 May 12, 2000 73
Biggest 10th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 2,400 $65,810 May 5, 2000 66
Biggest 9th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 2,160 $121,746 Apr 28, 2000 59
Biggest 8th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 2,399 $140,006 Apr 21, 2000 52
Biggest 7th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 2,744 $160,358 Apr 14, 2000 45
Biggest 6th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 3,200 $181,956 Apr 7, 2000 38
Biggest 5th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 3,491 $256,316 Mar 31, 2000 31
Biggest 4th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 3,820 $368,286 Mar 24, 2000 24
Biggest 3rd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 4,255 $437,504 Mar 17, 2000 17
Biggest 2nd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 5,556 $117,389 Mar 10, 2000 10
Biggest Opening Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 5,637 $166,344 Mar 3, 2000 3

Cast

Forest Whitaker    Ghost Dog
John Tormey    Louie
Cliff Gorman    Sonny Valerio
Henry Silva    Vargo
Isaach de Bankole    Raymond
Tricia Vessey    Louise Vargo
Victor Argo    Vinny
Gene Ruffini    Old Consigliere
Richard Portnow    Handsome Frank
Camille Winbush    Pearline
Harry Shearer    Voice of Scratchy
RZA    Samurai in Camouflage

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Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
2000/03/03 34 $166,344   14 $11,882   $166,344 3
2000/03/10 39 $117,389 -29% 19 $6,178   $346,165 10
2000/03/17 26 $437,504 +273% 71 $6,162   $855,860 17
2000/03/24 25 $368,286 -16% 109 $3,379   $1,382,118 24
2000/03/31 24 $256,316 -30% 106 $2,418   $1,804,635 31
2000/04/07 28 $181,956 -29% 82 $2,219   $2,108,604 38
2000/04/14 30 $160,358 -12% 77 $2,083   $2,355,222 45
2000/04/21 35 $140,006 -13% 83 $1,687   $2,581,958 52
2000/04/28 35 $121,746 -13% 83 $1,467   $2,765,932 59
2000/05/05 46 $65,810 -46% 76 $866   $2,897,059 66
2000/05/12 55 $38,788 -41% 46 $843   $2,976,947 73
2000/05/19 58 $29,717 -23% 33 $901   $3,036,014 80
2000/05/26 60 $36,140 +22% 26 $1,390   $3,090,404 87
2000/06/02 68 $20,313 -44% 24 $846   $3,113,639 94
2000/06/09 66 $25,833 +27% 16 $1,615   $3,163,793 101
2000/06/16 72 $22,622 -12% 15 $1,508   $3,202,463 108
2000/06/23 66 $23,491 +4% 16 $1,468   $3,237,764 115
2000/06/30 74 $14,650 -38% 12 $1,221   $3,280,736 122
2000/07/07 77 $12,019 -18% 15 $801   $3,330,230 129

Daily Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
2000/03/20 20 $43,949   71 $619   $899,809 18
2000/03/26 20 $94,000   109 $862   $1,382,118 24
2000/03/27 20 $41,514 -56% 109 $381   $1,423,632 25
2000/03/28 20 $41,854 +1% 109 $384   $1,465,086 26
2000/03/29 20 $40,380 -4% 109 $370   $1,505,866 27
2000/03/30 19 $40,627 +1% 109 $373   $1,546,493 28
2000/04/02 18 $76,000   106 $717   $1,804,635 31
2000/04/03 18 $25,274 -67% 106 $238   $1,829,909 32
2000/04/04 18 $30,508 +21% 106 $288   $1,860,417 33
2000/04/05 18 $28,822 -6% 106 $272   $1,889,239 34
2000/04/06 18 $28,858 n/c 106 $272   $1,918,097 35
2000/04/10 19 $19,539   82 $238   $2,128,143 39
2000/04/11 20 $20,053 +3% 82 $245   $2,148,196 40
2000/04/12 20 $20,603 +3% 82 $251   $2,168,799 41
2000/04/13 20 $21,432 +4% 82 $261   $2,190,231 42

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
2000/03/03 34 $228,776   14 $16,341   $228,776 7
2000/03/10 37 $189,580 -17% 19 $9,978   $418,356 14
2000/03/17 27 $595,476 +214% 71 $8,387   $1,013,832 21
2000/03/24 23 $534,487 -10% 109 $4,904   $1,548,319 28
2000/03/31 24 $378,329 -29% 106 $3,569   $1,926,648 35
2000/04/07 28 $268,216 -29% 82 $3,271   $2,194,864 42
2000/04/14 29 $247,088 -8% 77 $3,209   $2,441,952 49
2000/04/21 36 $202,234 -18% 83 $2,437   $2,644,186 56
2000/04/28 34 $187,063 -8% 83 $2,254   $2,831,249 63
2000/05/05 41 $106,910 -43% 76 $1,407   $2,938,159 70
2000/05/12 51 $68,138 -36% 46 $1,481   $3,006,297 77
2000/05/19 59 $47,967 -30% 33 $1,454   $3,054,264 84
2000/05/26 64 $39,062 -19% 26 $1,502   $3,093,326 91
2000/06/02 61 $44,634 +14% 24 $1,860   $3,137,960 98
2000/06/09 67 $41,881 -6% 16 $2,618   $3,179,841 105
2000/06/16 70 $34,432 -18% 15 $2,295   $3,214,273 112
2000/06/23 67 $51,813 +50% 16 $3,238   $3,266,086 119
2000/06/30 60 $52,125 +1% 12 $4,344   $3,318,211 126
2000/07/07 84 $12,019 -77% 15 $801   $3,330,230 133

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