Harold & Kumar Escape from Guantanamo Bay

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $38,108,728Details
International Box Office $5,244,389
Worldwide Box Office $43,353,117
Home Market Performance
Domestic DVD Sales $30,279,380 Details
Total Domestic Video Sales $30,279,380
Further financial details...

  1. Summary
  2. News
  3. Box Office
  4. Video Sales
  5. Full Financials
  6. Cast & Crew
  7. Trailer

Metrics

Rotten Tomatoes
Critics RottenAudience Upright
Critics
53% - Rotten
Audience
60% - Upright

Movie Details

Production Budget:$12,000,000
Domestic Releases: April 25th, 2008 (Wide) by Warner Bros.
Video Release: July 29th, 2008 by New Line Home Video
MPAA Rating: R for strong crude and sexual content, graphic nudity, pervasive language and drug use.
Franchise: Harold & Kumar
Keywords: Buddy Comedy, Epilogue, Fictionalized Version of Yourself, Terrorism, Road Trip
Source:Original Screenplay
Genre:Comedy
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Contemporary Fiction

Cast

   Harold Lee
   Kumar Patel
Christopher Meloni    Grand Wizard
Robert Bart    Dr. Bleecher
Paula Garces    Maria Quesa Dilla
Neil Patrick Harris    Neil Patrick Harris
Rob Corddry    Ron Fox
David Krumholtz    Chevitz Goldstein
Clyde Kusatsu    Mr. Lee
Eddie Kaye Thomas    Manny Rosenberg
Beverly D'Angelo    Brothel Mistress

Production and Technical Credits

Composer    George S. Clinton

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Daily Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
2008/04/25 2 $5,973,373   2,510 $2,380   $5,973,373 1
2008/04/26 2 $5,187,179 -13% 2,510 $2,067   $11,160,552 2
2008/04/27 2 $3,747,852 -28% 2,510 $1,493   $14,908,404 3
2008/04/28 1 $1,318,461 -65% 2,510 $525   $16,226,865 4
2008/04/29 2 $1,162,305 -12% 2,510 $463   $17,389,170 5
2008/04/30 2 $977,324 -16% 2,510 $389   $18,366,494 6
2008/05/01 2 $888,470 -9% 2,510 $354   $19,254,964 7
2008/05/02 4 $2,098,294 +136% 2,545 $824   $21,353,258 8
2008/05/03 5 $2,433,378 +16% 2,545 $956   $23,786,636 9
2008/05/04 4 $1,582,701 -35% 2,545 $622   $25,369,337 10
2008/05/05 4 $518,423 -67% 2,545 $204   $25,887,760 11
2008/05/06 4 $603,281 +16% 2,545 $237   $26,491,041 12
2008/05/07 5 $541,365 -10% 2,545 $213   $27,032,406 13
2008/05/08 5 $528,478 -2% 2,545 $208   $27,560,884 14
2008/05/09 7 $1,063,538 +101% 2,264 $470   $28,624,422 15
2008/05/10 7 $1,258,605 +18% 2,264 $556   $29,883,027 16
2008/05/11 7 $784,281 -38% 2,264 $346   $30,667,308 17
2008/05/12 7 $388,461 -50% 2,264 $172   $31,055,769 18
2008/05/13 7 $383,251 -1% 2,264 $169   $31,439,020 19
2008/05/14 7 $333,426 -13% 2,264 $147   $31,772,446 20
2008/05/15 7 $328,493 -1% 2,264 $145   $32,100,939 21
2008/05/16 8 $594,951 +81% 1,403 $424   $32,695,890 22
2008/05/17 8 $756,876 +27% 1,403 $539   $33,452,766 23
2008/05/18 8 $645,623 -15% 1,403 $460   $34,098,389 24
2008/05/19 8 $333,478 -48% 1,403 $238   $34,431,867 25
2008/05/20 8 $244,261 -27% 1,403 $174   $34,676,128 26
2008/05/21 8 $191,387 -22% 1,403 $136   $34,867,515 27
2008/05/22 9 $125,000 -35% 1,403 $89   $34,992,515 28
2008/05/23 9 $275,260 +120% 750 $367   $35,267,775 29
2008/05/24 9 $331,323 +20% 750 $442   $35,599,098 30
2008/05/25 9 $320,753 -3% 750 $428   $35,919,851 31
2008/05/26 9 $236,124 -26% 750 $315   $36,155,975 32
2008/05/27 9 $127,368 -46% 750 $170   $36,283,343 33
2008/05/28 9 $108,260 -15% 750 $144   $36,391,603 34
2008/05/29 9 $92,021 -15% 750 $123   $36,483,624 35
2008/05/30 - $145,718 +58% 474 $307   $36,629,342 36
2008/05/31 12 $201,372 +38% 474 $425   $36,830,714 37
2008/06/01 12 $139,931 -31% 474 $295   $36,970,645 38
2008/06/02 11 $61,013 -56% 474 $129   $37,031,658 39
2008/06/03 11 $67,358 +10% 474 $142   $37,099,016 40
2008/06/04 11 $66,401 -1% 474 $140   $37,165,417 41
2008/06/05 11 $61,491 -7% 474 $130   $37,226,908 42
2008/06/06 - $59,612 -3% 240 $248   $37,286,520 43
2008/06/07 - $72,778 +22% 240 $303   $37,359,298 44
2008/06/08 - $46,012 -37% 240 $192   $37,405,310 45
2008/06/09 - $24,378 -47% 240 $102   $37,429,688 46
2008/06/10 - $26,670 +9% 240 $111   $37,456,358 47
2008/06/11 - $26,901 +1% 240 $112   $37,483,259 48
2008/06/12 - $23,452 -13% 240 $98   $37,506,711 49
2008/06/13 - $15,232 -35% 71 $215   $37,521,943 50
2008/06/14 - $20,678 +36% 71 $291   $37,542,621 51
2008/06/15 - $12,123 -41% 71 $171   $37,554,744 52
2008/06/16 - $10,354 -15% 71 $146   $37,565,098 53
2008/06/17 - $10,679 +3% 71 $150   $37,575,777 54
2008/06/18 - $10,614 -1% 71 $149   $37,586,391 55
2008/06/19 - $10,846 +2% 71 $153   $37,597,237 56
2008/06/20 - $41,301 +281% 223 $185   $37,638,538 57
2008/06/21 - $53,228 +29% 223 $239   $37,691,766 58
2008/06/22 - $43,650 -18% 223 $196   $37,735,416 59
2008/06/23 - $24,264 -44% 223 $109   $37,759,680 60
2008/06/24 - $24,506 +1% 223 $110   $37,784,186 61
2008/06/25 - $27,736 +13% 223 $124   $37,811,922 62
2008/06/26 - $25,517 -8% 223 $114   $37,837,439 63
2008/06/27 - $25,940 +2% 153 $170   $37,863,379 64
2008/06/28 - $41,888 +61% 153 $274   $37,905,267 65
2008/06/29 - $26,791 -36% 153 $175   $37,932,058 66
2008/06/30 - $18,164 -32% 153 $119   $37,950,222 67
2008/07/01 - $14,168 -22% 153 $93   $37,964,390 68
2008/07/04 - $9,145   91 $100   $37,990,179 71
2008/07/05 - $17,277 +89% 91 $190   $38,007,456 72
2008/07/06 - $15,211 -12% 91 $167   $38,022,667 73
2008/07/07 - $8,975 -41% 91 $99   $38,031,642 74
2008/07/08 - $9,244 +3% 91 $102   $38,040,886 75
2008/07/09 - $9,059 -2% 91 $100   $38,049,945 76
2008/07/10 - $8,244 -9% 91 $91   $38,058,189 77
2008/07/11 - $8,540 +4% 69 $124   $38,066,729 78
2008/07/12 - $11,195 +31% 69 $162   $38,077,924 79
2008/07/13 - $9,442 -16% 69 $137   $38,087,366 80
2008/07/14 - $5,665 -40% 69 $82   $38,093,031 81
2008/07/15 - $5,255 -7% 69 $76   $38,098,286 82
2008/07/16 - $5,675 +8% 69 $82   $38,103,961 83
2008/07/17 - $4,767 -16% 69 $69   $38,108,728 84

Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
2008/04/25 2 $14,908,404   2,510 $5,940   $14,908,404 3
2008/05/02 4 $6,114,373 -59% 2,545 $2,403   $25,369,337 10
2008/05/09 7 $3,106,424 -49% 2,264 $1,372   $30,667,308 17
2008/05/16 8 $1,997,450 -36% 1,403 $1,424   $34,098,389 24
2008/05/23 9 $927,336 -54% 750 $1,236   $35,916,292 31
2008/05/30 12 $487,021 -47% 474 $1,027   $36,967,086 38
2008/06/06 20 $178,402 -63% 240 $743   $37,401,751 45
2008/06/13 36 $48,033 -73% 71 $677   $37,551,185 52
2008/06/20 23 $138,179 +188% 223 $620   $37,731,857 59
2008/06/27 28 $94,619 -32% 153 $618   $37,928,499 66
2008/07/04 46 $41,633 -56% 91 $458   $38,022,667 73
2008/07/11 51 $29,177 -30% 69 $423   $38,087,366 80

Weekly US DVD Sales

DateRankUnits this Week% ChangeTotal UnitsSpending this WeekTotal SpendingWeeks in Release
8/3/20081409,225 409,225$9,118,351$9,118,3511
8/10/20082207,189-49% 616,414$4,645,840$13,764,1922
8/17/20083103,755-50% 720,169$2,308,787$16,072,9793
8/24/20081269,995-33% 790,164$1,550,459$17,623,4384
8/31/20081845,679-35% 835,843$1,003,335$18,626,7735
9/7/20082240,785-11% 876,628$886,128$19,512,9016
9/14/20082530,725-25% 907,353$667,783$20,180,6847

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