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Gladiator (2000)

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Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $187,683,805Details
International Box Office $270,000,000
Worldwide Box Office $457,683,805
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  3. Box Office
  4. Video Sales
  5. Full Financials
  6. Cast & Crew
  7. Trailer

Metrics

Rotten Tomatoes
Critics Certified FreshAudience Upright
Critics
76% - Certified Fresh
Audience
87% - Upright

Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists


Movie Details

Production Budget:$103,000,000
Domestic Releases: May 5th, 2000 (Wide) by Dreamworks SKG
Video Release: November 21st, 2000 by Dreamworks Video
MPAA Rating: R for intense, graphic combat
Running Time: 154 minutes
Comparisons: vs. The Last Samurai
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Keywords: Revenge, Posthumous Release
Source:Original Screenplay
Genre:Action
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Historical Fiction
Production Companies: DreamWorks Pictures, Universal Pictures, Douglas Wick, Scott Free Films
Production Countries: United States

Ranking on other Records and Milestones

RecordRankRevenueChart
Date
Days In
Release
Biggest 50th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 31 $25,803 Apr 13, 2001 346
Biggest 49th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 17 $88,336 Apr 6, 2001 339
Biggest 48th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 2 $456,732 Mar 30, 2001 332
Biggest 47th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 45 $26,857 Mar 23, 2001 325
Biggest 46th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 49 $27,614 Mar 16, 2001 318
Biggest 45th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 53 $24,593 Mar 9, 2001 311
Biggest 44th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 57 $22,477 Mar 2, 2001 304
Biggest 43rd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 58 $22,037 Feb 23, 2001 297
Biggest 42nd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 36 $72,892 Feb 16, 2001 290
Biggest 24th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 156 $114,759 Oct 13, 2000 164
Biggest 23rd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 135 $184,742 Oct 6, 2000 157
Biggest 22nd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 124 $273,392 Sep 29, 2000 150
Biggest 21st Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 105 $408,297 Sep 22, 2000 143
Biggest 20th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 109 $518,144 Sep 15, 2000 136
Biggest 19th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 136 $483,001 Sep 8, 2000 129
Biggest 18th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 123 $671,526 Sep 1, 2000 122
Biggest 17th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 202 $450,919 Aug 25, 2000 115
Biggest 16th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 342 $296,832 Aug 18, 2000 108
Biggest 15th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 361 $342,837 Aug 11, 2000 101
Biggest 14th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 306 $493,925 Aug 4, 2000 94
Biggest 13th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 215 $874,562 Jul 28, 2000 87
Biggest 12th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 228 $1,052,014 Jul 21, 2000 80
Biggest 11th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 186 $1,571,917 Jul 14, 2000 73
Biggest 10th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 187 $2,028,736 Jul 7, 2000 66
Biggest 9th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 216 $2,426,872 Jun 30, 2000 59
Biggest 8th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 159 $3,851,924 Jun 23, 2000 52
Biggest 7th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 137 $5,362,293 Jun 16, 2000 45
Biggest 6th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 130 $7,074,047 Jun 9, 2000 38
Fastest Movies to Earn $150 Million at the Domestic Box Office 220 $150,174,374 Jun 9, 2000 38
Biggest 5th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 157 $8,376,721 Jun 2, 2000 31
Biggest 4th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 61 $17,064,503 May 26, 2000 24
Biggest 3rd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 123 $19,749,273 May 19, 2000 17
Fastest Movies to Earn $100 Million at the Domestic Box Office 278 $103,140,065 May 19, 2000 17
Biggest 2nd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 234 $24,645,129 May 12, 2000 10
Fastest Movies to Earn $50 Million at the Domestic Box Office 354 $56,613,000 May 12, 2000 8
Biggest Sunday at the Domestic Box Office 442 $10,068,000 May 7, 2000 3
Biggest May Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 102 $34,819,017 May 5, 2000 3
Biggest Opening Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 364 $34,819,017 May 5, 2000 3
Biggest Weekends at the Domestic Box Office 495 $34,819,017 May 5, 2000 3
Widest Opening Weekend 939 2,938 May 5, 2000 3
Biggest May Day at the Domestic Box Office 255 $14,174,910 May 6, 2000 2
Biggest Saturday at the Domestic Box Office 446 $14,174,910 May 6, 2000 2
Biggest Friday at the Domestic Box Office 499 $11,683,107 May 5, 2000 1

Cast

   Maximus
Joaquin Phoenix    Commodus
Connie Nielsen    Lucilla
Oliver Reed    Proximo
Derek Jacobi    Gracchus
Djimon Hounsou    Juba
Richard Harris    Marcus Aurelius
David Schofield    Falco
John Shrapnel    Gaius
Tomas Arana    Quintus
Ralph Moeller    Vibius
Spencer Treat Clark    Lucius
David Hemmings    Cassius
Chris Kell    The Scribe
Sven-Ole Thorsen    Tigris
Tommy Flanagan    Cicero
David Bailie    Engineer

Production and Technical Credits

Director   
Screenwriter    David Franzoni
Screenwriter    John Logan
Screenwriter    William Nicholson
Story Creator    David Franzoni
Producer    Douglas Wick
Producer    David Franzoni
Producer    Branko Lustig
Executive Producer    Walter F. Parkes
Executive Producer    Laurie MacDonald
Cinematographer    John Mathieson
Editor    Pietro Scalia
Composer    Hans Zimmer
Composer    Lisa Gerrard
Production Designer    Arthur Max
Supervising Art Director    John King
Supervising Art Director    David Allday
Supervising Art Director    Benjamin Fernandez
Art Director    Peter Russell
Art Director    Keith Pain
Set Decorator    Crispian Sallis
Set Decorator    Sonja Klaus
Set Decorator    Jille Azis
Costume Designer    Janty Yates
Sound Mixer    Ken Weston
Supervising Sound Editor    Per Hallberg
Visual Effects Supervisor    John Nelson
Special & Prosthetics Effects Supervisor    Neil Corbould
Stunt Coordinator    Phil Neilson
Fight Choreographer    Nicholas Powell
Associate Producer    Terry Needham
Assistant Director    Terry Needham
Second Unit Camera    Alexander Witt
Casting Director    Louis DiGiaimo

The shaded area represents the expected performance range for a film, based on its opening weekend box office. 95% of films fall within the shaded area. If a film trends towards the top end of the shaded area, it has good legs compared to the average film; if it trends towards the bottom end of the shaded area, it has poor legs. The predictive area is based on movies from the past 5 years.

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Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
2000/05/05 1 $34,819,017   2,938 $11,851   $34,819,017 3
2000/05/12 1 $24,645,129 -29% 2,943 $8,374   $73,661,465 10
2000/05/19 2 $19,749,273 -20% 3,041 $6,494   $103,140,065 17
2000/05/26 4 $17,064,503 -14% 3,188 $5,353   $126,996,389 24
2000/06/02 5 $8,376,721 -51% 3,056 $2,741   $138,958,290 31
2000/06/09 5 $7,074,047 -16% 2,706 $2,614   $150,174,374 38
2000/06/16 8 $5,362,293 -24% 2,266 $2,366   $158,993,824 45
2000/06/23 7 $3,851,924 -28% 1,812 $2,126   $165,436,188 52
2000/06/30 10 $2,426,872 -37% 1,411 $1,720   $171,247,508 59
2000/07/07 12 $2,028,736 -16% 1,210 $1,677   $173,971,075 66
2000/07/14 13 $1,571,917 -23% 1,034 $1,520   $176,582,114 73
2000/07/21 16 $1,052,014 -33% 747 $1,408   $178,496,604 80
2000/07/28 14 $874,562 -17% 651 $1,343   $179,965,669 87
2000/08/04 16 $493,925 -44% 453 $1,090   $180,973,015 94
2000/08/11 20 $342,837 -31% 338 $1,014   $181,632,938 101
2000/08/18 23 $296,832 -13% 284 $1,045   $182,131,600 108
2000/08/25 22 $450,919 +52% 507 $889   $182,749,280 115
2000/09/01 27 $671,526 +49% 507 $1,325   $183,637,370 122
2000/09/08 24 $483,001 -28% 583 $828   $184,229,225 129
2000/09/15 22 $518,144 +7% 737 $703   $184,986,532 136
2000/09/22 26 $408,297 -21% 522 $782   $185,635,772 143
2000/09/29 29 $273,392 -33% 407 $672   $186,089,136 150
2000/10/06 34 $184,742 -32% 249 $742   $186,398,654 157
2000/10/13 41 $114,759 -38% 173 $663   $186,610,052 164
2001/02/16 50 $72,892   41 $1,778   $186,682,944 290
2001/02/23 65 $22,037 -70% 14 $1,574   $186,721,485 297
2001/03/02 62 $22,477 +2% 9 $2,497   $186,750,876 304
2001/03/09 62 $24,593 +9% 10 $2,459   $186,789,524 311
2001/03/16 64 $27,614 +12% 15 $1,841   $186,825,344 318
2001/03/23 68 $26,857 -3% 12 $2,238   $186,870,377 325
2001/03/30 23 $456,732 +1,601% 577 $792   $187,344,551 332
2001/04/06 36 $88,336 -81% 157 $563   $187,601,773 339
2001/04/13 52 $25,803 -71% 46 $561   $187,670,866 346

Daily Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
2000/05/05 1 $11,683,107   2,781 $4,201   $11,683,107 1
2000/05/06 1 $14,174,910 +21% 2,781 $5,097   $25,858,017 2
2000/05/07 1 $10,068,000 -29% 2,938 $3,427   $34,819,017 3
2000/05/08 1 $3,751,311 -63% 2,938 $1,277   $38,570,328 4
2000/05/09 1 $3,867,743 +3% 2,938 $1,316   $42,438,071 5
2000/05/10 1 $3,405,736 -12% 2,938 $1,159   $45,843,807 6
2000/05/11 1 $3,172,529 -7% 2,938 $1,080   $49,016,336 7
2000/05/12 1 $7,597,000 +139% 2,943 $2,581   $56,613,000 8
2000/05/13 1 $11,019,000 +45% 2,943 $3,744   $67,632,000 9
2000/05/14 1 $6,970,000 -37% 2,943 $2,368   $73,611,465 10
2000/05/15 1 $2,500,226 -64% 2,938 $851   $76,161,691 11
2000/05/16 1 $1,696,455 -32% 2,962 $573   $77,858,146 12
2000/05/17 1 $2,276,159 +34% 2,943 $773   $80,134,303 13
2000/05/18 1 $2,256,489 -1% 2,943 $767   $82,390,792 14
2000/05/19 3 $5,540,000 +146% 3,041 $1,822   $88,931,000 15
2000/05/20 2 $7,637,182 +38% 3,041 $2,511   $96,567,940 16
2000/05/21 2 $5,876,000 -23% 3,041 $1,932   $103,140,065 17
2000/05/22 2 $2,225,397 -62% 3,041 $732   $105,365,462 18
2000/05/23 2 $1,902,458 -15% 3,041 $626   $107,267,920 19
2000/05/24 3 $1,326,097 -30% 3,041 $436   $108,594,017 20
2000/05/25 3 $1,337,869 +1% 3,041 $440   $109,931,886 21
2000/05/26 4 $3,158,000 +136% 3,188 $991   $113,090,000 22
2000/05/27 3 $5,468,000 +73% 3,188 $1,715   $118,558,000 23
2000/05/28 4 $5,134,160 -6% 3,188 $1,610   $123,692,467 24
2000/05/29 4 $3,634,125 -29% 3,188 $1,140   $126,996,389 25
2000/05/30 4 $1,280,718 -65% 3,188 $402   $128,277,107 26
2000/05/31 3 $1,160,515 -9% 3,188 $364   $129,437,622 27
2000/06/01 4 $1,143,947 -1% 3,188 $359   $130,581,561 28
2000/06/02 5 $2,063,212 +80% 3,050 $676   $132,644,773 29
2000/06/03 5 $3,398,299 +65% 3,050 $1,114   $136,043,072 30
2000/06/04 5 $2,485,000 -27% 3,056 $813   $138,958,000 31
2000/06/05 4 $1,024,795 -59% 3,056 $335   $139,983,085 32
2000/06/06 4 $1,206,328 +18% 3,056 $395   $141,189,413 33
2000/06/07 4 $901,332 -25% 3,056 $295   $142,090,745 34
2000/06/08 4 $1,009,582 +12% 3,056 $330   $143,100,327 35
2000/06/09 5 $1,796,217 +78% 2,706 $664   $144,896,544 36
2000/06/10 5 $2,960,137 +65% 2,706 $1,094   $147,856,681 37
2000/06/11 5 $2,215,000 -25% 2,706 $819   $150,174,374 38
2000/06/12 5 $868,359 -61% 2,706 $321   $151,042,733 39
2000/06/13 5 $940,821 +8% 2,706 $348   $151,983,554 40
2000/06/14 5 $800,325 -15% 2,706 $296   $152,783,879 41
2000/06/15 5 $847,652 +6% 2,706 $313   $153,631,531 42
2000/06/16 8 $1,225,877 +45% 2,266 $541   $154,857,408 43
2000/06/17 8 $2,046,651 +67% 2,266 $903   $156,904,059 44
2000/06/18 7 $1,921,000 -6% 2,266 $848   $158,993,824 45
2000/06/19 8 $586,554 -69% 2,266 $259   $159,580,378 46
2000/06/20 8 $698,998 +19% 2,266 $308   $160,279,376 47
2000/06/21 8 $648,209 -7% 2,266 $286   $160,927,585 48
2000/06/22 8 $656,679 +1% 2,266 $290   $161,584,264 49
2000/06/23 9 $973,326 +48% 1,812 $537   $162,557,590 50
2000/06/24 7 $1,589,020 +63% 1,812 $877   $164,146,610 51
2000/06/25 7 $1,254,000 -21% 1,812 $692   $165,436,188 52
2000/06/26 9 $485,943 -61% 1,812 $268   $165,922,131 53
2000/06/27 9 $540,192 +11% 1,812 $298   $166,462,323 54
2000/06/28 10 $404,523 -25% 1,812 $223   $166,866,846 55
2000/06/29 9 $459,582 +14% 1,812 $254   $167,326,428 56
2000/06/30 10 $550,000 +20% 1,411 $390   $167,880,000 57
2000/07/01 10 $830,000 +51% 1,411 $588   $168,710,000 58
2000/07/02 10 $1,050,000 +27% 1,411 $744   $169,760,000 59
2000/07/03 10 $850,000 -19% 1,411 $602   $170,610,000 60
2000/07/04 10 $640,273 -25% 1,411 $454   $171,247,508 61
2000/07/05 10 $341,353 -47% 1,411 $242   $171,588,861 62
2000/07/06 10 $353,478 +4% 1,411 $251   $171,942,339 63
2000/07/09 12 $654,000   1,210 $540   $173,971,075 66
2000/07/10 12 $254,834 -61% 1,210 $211   $174,225,909 67
2000/07/11 12 $276,997 +9% 1,210 $229   $174,502,906 68
2000/07/12 12 $244,000 -12% 1,210 $202   $174,746,906 69
2000/07/13 12 $263,273 +8% 1,210 $218   $175,010,179 70
2000/07/16 13 $476,000   1,034 $460   $176,582,114 73
2000/07/17 13 $199,643 -58% 1,034 $193   $176,781,757 74
2000/07/18 13 $235,521 +18% 1,034 $228   $177,017,278 75
2000/07/19 13 $217,877 -7% 1,034 $211   $177,235,135 76
2000/07/20 12 $209,435 -4% 1,034 $203   $177,444,590 77
2000/07/23 13 $337,000   747 $451   $178,496,604 80
2000/07/24 15 $138,728 -59% 747 $186   $178,635,332 81
2000/07/25 14 $156,854 +13% 747 $210   $178,792,186 82
2000/07/26 15 $147,239 -6% 747 $197   $178,939,425 83
2000/07/27 15 $151,000 +3% 747 $202   $179,091,000 84
2000/07/30 13 $273,000   651 $419   $179,965,669 87
2000/07/31 14 $116,874 -57% 651 $180   $180,082,543 88
2000/08/01 14 $145,329 +24% 651 $223   $180,227,872 89
2000/08/02 14 $121,675 -16% 651 $187   $180,349,547 90
2000/08/03 13 $129,543 +6% 651 $199   $180,479,090 91
2000/08/06 15 $166,000   453 $366   $180,973,015 94
2000/08/07 16 $82,644 -50% 453 $182   $181,055,659 95
2000/08/08 16 $82,395 n/c 453 $182   $181,138,054 96
2000/08/09 16 $75,206 -9% 453 $166   $181,213,260 97
2000/08/10 16 $76,841 +2% 453 $170   $181,290,101 98
2000/08/13 20 $101,000   338 $299   $181,632,938 101
2000/08/14 19 $46,799 -54% 338 $138   $181,679,737 102
2000/08/15 18 $54,023 +15% 338 $160   $181,733,760 103
2000/08/16 18 $47,521 -12% 338 $141   $181,781,281 104
2000/08/17 17 $53,487 +13% 338 $158   $181,834,768 105
2000/09/11 20 $44,793   583 $77   $184,274,018 130
2000/09/12 16 $84,383 +88% 583 $145   $184,358,401 131
2000/09/13 19 $54,204 -36% 583 $93   $184,412,605 132
2000/09/14 20 $55,703 +3% 583 $96   $184,468,388 133
2000/09/18 15 $79,797   737 $108   $185,036,329 137
2000/09/19 19 $74,018 -7% 737 $100   $185,110,347 138
2000/09/20 19 $56,971 -23% 737 $77   $185,167,318 139
2000/09/21 20 $60,157 +6% 737 $82   $185,227,475 140
2000/09/26 19 $55,469   522 $106   $185,725,763 145

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
2000/05/05 1 $49,016,336   2,938 $16,684   $49,016,336 7
2000/05/12 1 $34,374,456 -30% 2,943 $11,680   $83,390,792 14
2000/05/19 2 $26,541,094 -23% 3,041 $8,728   $109,931,886 21
2000/05/26 4 $20,649,683 -22% 3,188 $6,477   $130,581,569 28
2000/06/02 4 $12,518,758 -39% 3,056 $4,096   $143,100,327 35
2000/06/09 5 $10,531,204 -16% 2,706 $3,892   $153,631,531 42
2000/06/16 8 $7,952,733 -24% 2,266 $3,510   $161,584,264 49
2000/06/23 7 $7,236,372 -9% 1,812 $3,994   $168,820,636 56
2000/06/30 10 $3,121,703 -57% 1,411 $2,212   $171,942,339 63
2000/07/07 12 $3,067,858 -2% 1,210 $2,535   $175,010,197 70
2000/07/14 13 $2,434,393 -21% 1,034 $2,354   $177,444,590 77
2000/07/21 15 $1,646,517 -32% 747 $2,204   $179,091,107 84
2000/07/28 13 $1,387,983 -16% 651 $2,132   $180,479,090 91
2000/08/04 16 $811,011 -42% 453 $1,790   $181,290,101 98
2000/08/11 21 $544,667 -33% 338 $1,611   $181,834,768 105
2000/08/18 23 $463,593 -15% 284 $1,632   $182,298,361 112
2000/08/25 22 $667,483 +44% 507 $1,317   $182,965,844 119
2000/09/01 27 $780,380 +17% 507 $1,539   $183,746,224 126
2000/09/08 23 $722,164 -7% 583 $1,239   $184,468,388 133
2000/09/15 21 $759,087 +5% 737 $1,030   $185,227,475 140
2000/09/22 24 $588,269 -23% 522 $1,127   $185,815,744 147
2000/09/29 28 $398,168 -32% 407 $978   $186,213,912 154
2000/10/06 33 $281,381 -29% 249 $1,130   $186,495,293 161
2000/10/13 46 $114,759 -59% 173 $663   $186,610,052 168
2001/02/16 51 $89,396   41 $2,180   $186,699,448 294
2001/02/23 60 $28,951 -68% 14 $2,068   $186,728,399 301
2001/03/02 61 $36,532 +26% 9 $4,059   $186,764,931 308
2001/03/09 61 $32,799 -10% 10 $3,280   $186,797,730 315
2001/03/16 64 $45,790 +40% 15 $3,053   $186,843,520 322
2001/03/23 61 $44,299 -3% 12 $3,692   $186,887,819 329
2001/03/30 22 $625,618 +1,312% 577 $1,084   $187,513,437 336
2001/04/06 34 $131,626 -79% 157 $838   $187,645,063 343
2001/04/13 53 $38,742 -71% 46 $842   $187,683,805 350

Weekly US DVD Sales

DateRankUnits this Week% ChangeTotal UnitsSpending this WeekTotal SpendingWeeks in Release
8/5/20072352,282 52,282$561,509$561,509350
8/12/20071973,228+40% 125,510$1,024,460$1,585,968351
8/19/20072939,285-46% 164,795$549,597$2,135,566352
9/16/20072941,931 288,282$586,615$3,863,149356
9/30/20072928,991 355,263$405,584$4,800,213358

Weekly US Blu-ray Sales

DateRankUnits this Week% ChangeTotal UnitsSpending this WeekTotal SpendingWeeks in Release
9/6/2009195,312 95,312$2,236,973$2,236,973459
9/13/2009222,241-77% 117,553$511,313$2,748,286460
9/20/2009416,086-28% 133,639$367,887$3,116,173461
9/27/200989,182-43% 142,821$198,615$3,314,788462
10/4/2009915,559+69% 158,380$326,579$3,641,367463
10/11/20091117,422+12% 175,802$349,494$3,990,861464
10/18/2009128,436-52% 184,238$163,660$4,154,521465
10/25/2009176,607-22% 190,845$128,776$4,283,297466
11/1/2009157,463+13% 198,308$145,458$4,428,755467
11/29/20091956,609 269,256$880,271$5,531,996471
12/6/2009748,918-14% 318,174$1,023,843$6,555,839472
1/10/2010633,388 369,705$761,918$7,731,780477
1/31/20102011,330 383,425$215,161$7,992,327480
4/11/2010188,985 446,711$165,149$9,162,566490
6/13/20101213,180 486,588$200,201$9,768,285499
9/16/2012187,073 610,272$72,715$11,039,776617

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