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Ghost World (2001)

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $6,217,849Details
International Box Office $2,543,759Details
Worldwide Box Office $8,761,608
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Metrics

Rotten Tomatoes
Critics Certified FreshAudience Upright
Critics
92% - Certified Fresh
Audience
84% - Upright

Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists

RecordRankAmount
All Time Domestic Box Office 5,472 $6,217,849
All Time International Box Office 4,735 $2,543,759
All Time Worldwide Box Office 6,176 $8,761,608
All Time Domestic Highest Grossing Limited Release Movies 434 $6,217,849
All Time Domestic Box Office for Comedy Movies 1,385 $6,217,849
All Time International Box Office for Comedy Movies 945 $2,543,759
All Time Worldwide Box Office for Comedy Movies 1,477 $8,761,608
All Time Domestic Box Office for R Movies 1,717 $6,217,849
All Time International Box Office for R Movies 1,466 $2,543,759
All Time Worldwide Box Office for R Movies 1,874 $8,761,608

See the Box Office tab (Domestic) and International tab (International and Worldwide) for more Cumulative Box Office Records.


Movie Details

Production Budget:$5,500,000
Domestic Releases: July 20th, 2001 (Wide) by MGM
Video Release: February 5th, 2002 by MGM Video
MPAA Rating: R for strong language and some sexual content
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Keywords: Artists, Independent/Other Comics, Coming of Age, Summer School
Source:Based on Comic/Graphic Novel
Genre:Comedy
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Contemporary Fiction
Production Companies: Jersey Shore

Ranking on other Records and Milestones

RecordRankAmountChart
Date
Days In
Release
Biggest Domestic 29th Weekend 273 $3,348 Feb 1, 2002 199
Biggest 29th Weekend Limited Release 131 $3,348 Feb 1, 2002 199
Theater Average 29th Weekend Limited Release 256 $304 Feb 1, 2002 199
Biggest Domestic 28th Weekend 324 $2,970 Jan 25, 2002 192
Biggest 28th Weekend Limited Release 156 $2,970 Jan 25, 2002 192
Theater Average 28th Weekend Limited Release 320 $212 Jan 25, 2002 192
Biggest Domestic 27th Weekend 226 $16,434 Jan 18, 2002 185
Biggest 27th Weekend Limited Release 79 $16,434 Jan 18, 2002 185
Theater Average 27th Weekend Limited Release 188 $783 Jan 18, 2002 185
Biggest Domestic 26th Weekend 266 $19,178 Jan 11, 2002 178
Biggest 26th Weekend Limited Release 82 $19,178 Jan 11, 2002 178
Theater Average 26th Weekend Limited Release 33 $2,740 Jan 11, 2002 178
Biggest Domestic 25th Weekend 315 $19,759 Jan 4, 2002 171
Biggest 25th Weekend Limited Release 102 $19,759 Jan 4, 2002 171
Theater Average 25th Weekend Limited Release 20 $3,293 Jan 4, 2002 171
Biggest Domestic 24th Weekend 589 $3,110 Dec 28, 2001 164
Biggest 24th Weekend Limited Release 277 $3,110 Dec 28, 2001 164
Theater Average 24th Weekend Limited Release 388 $518 Dec 28, 2001 164
Biggest Domestic 23rd Weekend 865 $883 Dec 21, 2001 157
Biggest 23rd Weekend Limited Release 470 $883 Dec 21, 2001 157
Theater Average 23rd Weekend Limited Release 593 $126 Dec 21, 2001 157
Biggest Domestic 22nd Weekend 717 $5,339 Dec 14, 2001 150
Biggest 22nd Weekend Limited Release 292 $5,339 Dec 14, 2001 150
Theater Average 22nd Weekend Limited Release 590 $314 Dec 14, 2001 150
Biggest Domestic 21st Weekend 887 $4,645 Dec 7, 2001 143
Biggest 21st Weekend Limited Release 380 $4,645 Dec 7, 2001 143
Theater Average 21st Weekend Limited Release 724 $244 Dec 7, 2001 143
Biggest Domestic 20th Weekend 1,028 $4,333 Nov 30, 2001 136
Biggest 20th Weekend Limited Release 429 $4,333 Nov 30, 2001 136
Theater Average 20th Weekend Limited Release 790 $289 Nov 30, 2001 136
Biggest Domestic 19th Weekend 1,019 $10,064 Nov 23, 2001 129
Biggest 19th Weekend Limited Release 342 $10,064 Nov 23, 2001 129
Theater Average 19th Weekend Limited Release 641 $592 Nov 23, 2001 129
Biggest Domestic 18th Weekend 1,039 $18,950 Nov 16, 2001 122
Biggest 18th Weekend Limited Release 284 $18,950 Nov 16, 2001 122
Theater Average 18th Weekend Limited Release 735 $611 Nov 16, 2001 122
Biggest Domestic 17th Weekend 1,178 $23,686 Nov 9, 2001 115
Biggest 17th Weekend Limited Release 299 $23,686 Nov 9, 2001 115
Theater Average 17th Weekend Limited Release 821 $607 Nov 9, 2001 115
Biggest Domestic 16th Weekend 1,090 $51,595 Nov 2, 2001 108
Biggest 16th Weekend Limited Release 224 $51,595 Nov 2, 2001 108
Theater Average 16th Weekend Limited Release 684 $846 Nov 2, 2001 108
Biggest Domestic 15th Weekend 1,140 $66,734 Oct 26, 2001 101
Biggest 15th Weekend Limited Release 228 $66,734 Oct 26, 2001 101
Theater Average 15th Weekend Limited Release 818 $776 Oct 26, 2001 101
Biggest Domestic 14th Weekend 1,047 $111,652 Oct 19, 2001 94
Biggest 14th Weekend Limited Release 189 $111,652 Oct 19, 2001 94
Theater Average 14th Weekend Limited Release 643 $1,063 Oct 19, 2001 94
Biggest Domestic 13th Weekend 929 $168,673 Oct 12, 2001 87
Biggest 13th Weekend Limited Release 166 $168,673 Oct 12, 2001 87
Theater Average 13th Weekend Limited Release 411 $1,480 Oct 12, 2001 87
Biggest Domestic 12th Weekend 1,002 $196,757 Oct 5, 2001 80
Biggest 12th Weekend Limited Release 174 $196,757 Oct 5, 2001 80
Theater Average 12th Weekend Limited Release 387 $1,653 Oct 5, 2001 80
Biggest Domestic 11th Weekend 966 $253,020 Sep 28, 2001 73
Biggest 11th Weekend Limited Release 168 $253,020 Sep 28, 2001 73
Theater Average 11th Weekend Limited Release 295 $1,992 Sep 28, 2001 73
Biggest Domestic 10th Weekend 899 $373,048 Sep 21, 2001 66
Biggest 10th Weekend Limited Release 151 $373,048 Sep 21, 2001 66
Theater Average 10th Weekend Limited Release 147 $2,914 Sep 21, 2001 66
Biggest Domestic 9th Weekend 1,185 $373,993 Sep 14, 2001 59
Biggest 9th Weekend Limited Release 197 $373,993 Sep 14, 2001 59
Theater Average 9th Weekend Limited Release 112 $3,667 Sep 14, 2001 59
Biggest Domestic 8th Weekend 1,499 $374,998 Sep 7, 2001 52
Biggest 8th Weekend Limited Release 250 $374,998 Sep 7, 2001 52
Theater Average 8th Weekend Limited Release 119 $4,121 Sep 7, 2001 52
Biggest Domestic 7th Weekend 1,810 $438,995 Aug 31, 2001 45
Biggest 7th Weekend Limited Release 261 $438,995 Aug 31, 2001 45
Theater Average 7th Weekend Limited Release 76 $5,420 Aug 31, 2001 45
Biggest Domestic 6th Weekend 2,575 $350,125 Aug 24, 2001 38
Biggest 6th Weekend Limited Release 365 $350,125 Aug 24, 2001 38
Theater Average 6th Weekend Limited Release 98 $5,471 Aug 24, 2001 38
Biggest Domestic 5th Weekend 2,980 $457,683 Aug 17, 2001 31
Biggest 5th Weekend Limited Release 351 $457,683 Aug 17, 2001 31
Theater Average 5th Weekend Limited Release 62 $8,476 Aug 17, 2001 31
Biggest Domestic 4th Weekend 3,923 $340,800 Aug 10, 2001 24
Biggest 4th Weekend Limited Release 525 $340,800 Aug 10, 2001 24
Theater Average 4th Weekend Limited Release 66 $10,024 Aug 10, 2001 24
Biggest Domestic 3rd Weekend 4,454 $342,576 Aug 3, 2001 17
Biggest 3rd Weekend Limited Release 556 $342,576 Aug 3, 2001 17
Theater Average 3rd Weekend Limited Release 60 $14,895 Aug 3, 2001 17
Biggest Domestic 2nd Weekend 5,487 $133,003 Jul 27, 2001 10
Biggest 2nd Weekend Limited Release 1,087 $133,003 Jul 27, 2001 10
Theater Average 2nd Weekend Limited Release 170 $16,625 Jul 27, 2001 10
Biggest Domestic Opening Weekend 6,169 $98,791 Jul 20, 2001 3
Biggest Opening Weekend Limited Release 1,446 $98,791 Jul 20, 2001 3
Theater Average Opening Weekend Limited Release 440 $19,758 Jul 20, 2001 3
Theater Average Limited Release 600 $19,758 Jul 20, 2001 3
Top 2001 Theater Average Limited Release 25 $19,758 Jul 20, 2001 3
Never Wide Domestic 512 $6,217,849 Jul 20, 2001 0
Never No. 1 Domestic 3,633 $6,217,849 Jul 20, 2001 0
Widest Expansion Limited Release 684 123 Jul 20, 2001 0

Cast

Thora Birch    Enid
Brian George    Sidewinder Boss
Pat Healy    John Ellis
Rini Bell    Graduation Speaker
T.J. Thyne    Todd
Teri Garr    Maxine
Debi Derryberry    Rude Coffee Customer
David Cross    Gerrold, the Pushy Guy - Record Collector
Charles C. Stevenson, Jr.    Norman
Bob Balaban    Enid's Dad
Stacey Travis    Dana
Dave Sheridan    Doug
Debra Azar    Melorra
Tom McGowan    Joe
Scarlett Johansson    Rebecca
Steve Buscemi    Seymour
Brad Renfro    Josh
Illeana Douglas    Roberta Allsworth

Production and Technical Credits

Director   
Assistant Director    William Paul Clark

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Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
2001/07/20 30 $98,791   5 $19,758   $98,791 3
2001/07/27 29 $133,003 +35% 8 $16,625   $310,158 10
2001/08/03 20 $342,576 +158% 23 $14,895   $739,623 17
2001/08/10 21 $340,800 -1% 34 $10,024   $1,288,971 24
2001/08/17 22 $457,683 +34% 54 $8,476   $1,933,037 31
2001/08/24 25 $350,125 -24% 64 $5,471   $2,495,064 38
2001/08/31 27 $438,995 +25% 81 $5,420   $3,233,127 45
2001/09/07 25 $374,998 -15% 91 $4,121   $3,710,186 52
2001/09/14 25 $373,993 n/c 102 $3,667   $4,190,828 59
2001/09/21 25 $373,048 n/c 128 $2,914   $4,694,484 66
2001/09/28 27 $253,020 -32% 127 $1,992   $5,091,609 73
2001/10/05 26 $196,757 -22% 119 $1,653   $5,376,744 80
2001/10/12 30 $168,673 -14% 114 $1,480   $5,620,140 87
2001/10/19 33 $111,652 -34% 105 $1,063   $5,792,350 94
2001/10/26 44 $66,734 -40% 86 $776   $5,902,567 101
2001/11/02 49 $51,595 -23% 61 $846   $5,979,791 108
2001/11/09 59 $23,686 -54% 39 $607   $6,021,645 115
2001/11/16 61 $18,950 -20% 31 $611   $6,050,125 122
2001/11/23 76 $10,064 -47% 17 $592   $6,068,145 129
2001/11/30 94 $4,333 -57% 15 $289   $6,077,788 136
2001/12/07 91 $4,645 +7% 19 $244   $6,085,813 143
2001/12/14 86 $5,339 +15% 17 $314   $6,094,737 150
2001/12/21 92 $883 -83% 7 $126   $6,098,545 157
2001/12/28 94 $3,110 +252% 6 $518   $6,101,993 164
2002/01/04 53 $19,759 +535% 6 $3,293   $6,122,747 171
2002/01/11 50 $19,178 -3% 7 $2,740   $6,154,196 178
2002/01/18 52 $16,434 -14% 21 $783   $6,186,268 185
2002/01/25 92 $2,970 -82% 14 $212   $6,195,870 192
2002/02/01 91 $3,348 +13% 11 $304   $6,200,756 199

Daily Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
2001/08/05 20 $110,000   23 $4,783   $739,623 17
2001/08/06 19 $53,511 -51% 23 $2,327   $793,134 18
2001/08/13 19 $48,248   34 $1,419   $1,337,248 25
2001/08/14 20 $51,469 +7% 34 $1,514   $1,388,717 26

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
2001/07/20 29 $177,155   5 $35,431   $177,155 7
2001/07/27 29 $219,892 +24% 8 $27,487   $397,047 14
2001/08/03 20 $551,124 +151% 23 $23,962   $948,171 21
2001/08/10 21 $527,183 -4% 34 $15,505   $1,475,354 28
2001/08/17 22 $669,585 +27% 54 $12,400   $2,144,939 35
2001/08/24 25 $649,193 -3% 64 $10,144   $2,794,132 42
2001/08/31 28 $541,056 -17% 81 $6,680   $3,335,188 49
2001/09/07 25 $481,647 -11% 91 $5,293   $3,816,835 56
2001/09/14 25 $504,601 +5% 102 $4,947   $4,321,436 63
2001/09/21 25 $517,153 +2% 128 $4,040   $4,838,589 70
2001/09/28 27 $341,398 -34% 127 $2,688   $5,179,987 77
2001/10/05 26 $271,480 -20% 119 $2,281   $5,451,467 84
2001/10/12 30 $229,231 -16% 114 $2,011   $5,680,698 91
2001/10/19 31 $155,135 -32% 105 $1,477   $5,835,833 98
2001/10/26 44 $92,363 -40% 86 $1,074   $5,928,196 105
2001/11/02 51 $69,763 -24% 61 $1,144   $5,997,959 112
2001/11/09 62 $33,216 -52% 39 $852   $6,031,175 119
2001/11/16 64 $26,906 -19% 31 $868   $6,058,081 126
2001/11/23 77 $15,374 -43% 17 $904   $6,073,455 133
2001/11/30 90 $7,713 -50% 15 $514   $6,081,168 140
2001/12/07 85 $8,230 +7% 19 $433   $6,089,398 147
2001/12/14 79 $8,264 n/c 17 $486   $6,097,662 154
2001/12/21 90 $1,221 -85% 7 $174   $6,098,883 161
2001/12/28 90 $4,105 +236% 6 $684   $6,102,988 168
2002/01/04 50 $32,030 +680% 6 $5,338   $6,135,018 175
2002/01/11 49 $34,816 +9% 7 $4,974   $6,169,834 182
2002/01/18 54 $23,066 -34% 21 $1,098   $6,192,900 189
2002/01/25 95 $4,508 -80% 14 $322   $6,197,408 196

Domestic Cumulative Box Office Records


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