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The Guru (2003)

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $3,051,221Details
International Box Office $21,099,329
Worldwide Box Office $24,150,550
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Metrics

Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists


Movie Details

Production Budget:$11,000,000
Domestic Releases: January 31st, 2003 (Wide) by Universal
Video Release: June 3rd, 2003 by Universal Home Entertainment
MPAA Rating: R for strong sexual content including dialogue, and for language
Comparisons: vs. Motherhood
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Keywords: Porn Business, Religious
Source:Original Screenplay
Genre:Comedy
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Contemporary Fiction

Ranking on other Records and Milestones

RecordRankAmountChart
Date
Days In
Release
Biggest Domestic 14th Weekend 2,968 $1,613 May 2, 2003 94
Biggest 14th Weekend Limited Release 1,354 $1,613 May 2, 2003 94
Theater Average 14th Weekend Limited Release 1,615 $269 May 2, 2003 94
Biggest Domestic 13th Weekend 3,101 $3,000 Apr 25, 2003 87
Biggest 13th Weekend Limited Release 1,305 $3,000 Apr 25, 2003 87
Theater Average 13th Weekend Limited Release 1,274 $600 Apr 25, 2003 87
Biggest Domestic 11th Weekend 3,344 $9,090 Apr 11, 2003 73
Biggest 11th Weekend Limited Release 1,135 $9,090 Apr 11, 2003 73
Theater Average 11th Weekend Limited Release 1,704 $535 Apr 11, 2003 73
Biggest Domestic 10th Weekend 3,457 $15,010 Apr 4, 2003 66
Biggest 10th Weekend Limited Release 1,066 $15,010 Apr 4, 2003 66
Theater Average 10th Weekend Limited Release 1,704 $625 Apr 4, 2003 66
Biggest Domestic 9th Weekend 3,559 $24,255 Mar 28, 2003 59
Biggest 9th Weekend Limited Release 1,004 $24,255 Mar 28, 2003 59
Theater Average 9th Weekend Limited Release 1,703 $735 Mar 28, 2003 59
Biggest Domestic 8th Weekend 3,533 $44,585 Mar 21, 2003 52
Biggest 8th Weekend Limited Release 897 $44,585 Mar 21, 2003 52
Theater Average 8th Weekend Limited Release 1,610 $910 Mar 21, 2003 52
Biggest Domestic 7th Weekend 3,236 $101,349 Mar 14, 2003 45
Biggest 7th Weekend Limited Release 710 $101,349 Mar 14, 2003 45
Theater Average 7th Weekend Limited Release 1,341 $1,316 Mar 14, 2003 45
Biggest Domestic 6th Weekend 3,362 $160,462 Mar 7, 2003 38
Biggest 6th Weekend Limited Release 642 $160,462 Mar 7, 2003 38
Theater Average 6th Weekend Limited Release 1,215 $1,654 Mar 7, 2003 38
Biggest Domestic 5th Weekend 3,476 $268,816 Feb 28, 2003 31
Biggest 5th Weekend Limited Release 539 $268,816 Feb 28, 2003 31
Theater Average 5th Weekend Limited Release 756 $2,743 Feb 28, 2003 31
Biggest Domestic 4th Weekend 4,145 $258,819 Feb 21, 2003 24
Biggest 4th Weekend Limited Release 621 $258,819 Feb 21, 2003 24
Theater Average 4th Weekend Limited Release 1,077 $2,753 Feb 21, 2003 24
Biggest Domestic 3rd Weekend 4,267 $449,625 Feb 14, 2003 17
Biggest 3rd Weekend Limited Release 456 $449,625 Feb 14, 2003 17
Theater Average 3rd Weekend Limited Release 780 $4,588 Feb 14, 2003 17
Biggest Domestic 2nd Weekend 4,869 $340,117 Feb 7, 2003 10
Biggest 2nd Weekend Limited Release 592 $340,117 Feb 7, 2003 10
Theater Average 2nd Weekend Limited Release 1,242 $5,486 Feb 7, 2003 10
Biggest Domestic Opening Weekend 4,822 $613,485 Jan 31, 2003 3
Biggest Opening Weekend Limited Release 413 $613,485 Jan 31, 2003 3
Theater Average Opening Weekend Limited Release 1,431 $9,895 Jan 31, 2003 3
Theater Average Limited Release 2,336 $9,895 Jan 31, 2003 3
Top 2003 Theater Average Limited Release 115 $9,895 Jan 31, 2003 3
Never Wide Domestic 979 $3,051,221 Jan 31, 2003 0
Never No. 1 Domestic 4,407 $3,051,221 Jan 31, 2003 0
Widest Expansion Limited Release 1,336 36 Jan 31, 2003 0

Cast

Jimi Mistry    Ramu Gupta
Heather Graham    Sharonna
Pat McNamara    Mr. McGee
Marisa Tomei    Lexi
Raahul Singh    Amit
Amanda Hall Rogers    Amy
Dash Mihok    Rusty McGee
Emil Marwa    Vijay
Bill Massof    Professor Wank
Thomas McCarthy    Lars
Bobby Cannavale    Randy
Rob Morrow    Josh Goldstein
Michael McKean    Dwain
Dwight Ewell    Peaches
Christine Baranski    Chantal

"The Guru" a Cross-Cultural Hit

February 15th, 2003


British comedies hit US

January 5th, 2003


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Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
2003/01/31 26 $613,485   62 $9,895   $613,485 3
2003/02/07 30 $340,117 -45% 62 $5,486   $1,117,908 10
2003/02/14 26 $449,625 +32% 98 $4,588   $1,728,002 17
2003/02/21 27 $258,819 -42% 94 $2,753   $2,103,964 24
2003/02/28 28 $268,816 +4% 98 $2,743   $2,456,440 31
2003/03/07 38 $160,462 -40% 97 $1,654   $2,703,597 38
2003/03/14 46 $101,349 -37% 77 $1,316   $2,867,996 45
2003/03/21 56 $44,585 -56% 49 $910   $2,949,551 52
2003/03/28 69 $24,255 -46% 33 $735   $2,992,411 59
2003/04/04 82 $15,010 -38% 24 $625   $3,018,146 66
2003/04/11 96 $9,090 -39% 17 $535   $3,034,181 73
2003/04/25 118 $3,000   5 $600   $3,048,000 87
2003/05/02 133 $1,613 -46% 6 $269   $3,051,221 94

Daily Box Office Performance

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
2003/01/31 26 $777,791   62 $12,545   $777,791 7
2003/02/07 29 $500,586 -36% 62 $8,074   $1,278,377 14
2003/02/14 25 $566,768 +13% 98 $5,783   $1,845,145 21
2003/02/21 28 $342,479 -40% 94 $3,643   $2,187,624 28
2003/02/28 29 $355,511 +4% 98 $3,628   $2,543,135 35
2003/03/07 38 $223,512 -37% 97 $2,304   $2,766,647 42
2003/03/14 47 $138,319 -38% 77 $1,796   $2,904,966 49
2003/03/21 59 $63,190 -54% 49 $1,290   $2,968,156 56
2003/03/28 72 $34,980 -45% 33 $1,060   $3,003,136 63
2003/04/04 82 $21,955 -37% 24 $915   $3,025,091 70
2003/04/25 121 $4,608   5 $922   $3,049,608 91
2003/05/02 137 $1,613 -65% 6 $269   $3,051,221 98

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