Hoot

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $8,117,637Details
International Box Office $107,361
Worldwide Box Office $8,224,998
Home Market Performance
Domestic DVD Sales $11,257,288 Details
Total Domestic Video Sales $11,257,288
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 Spilled
Critics
26% - Rotten
Audience
56% - Spilled

Movie Details

Production Budget:$15,000,000
Domestic Releases: May 5th, 2006 (Wide) by New Line
Video Release: August 15th, 2006 by New Line Home Video
MPAA Rating: PG for mild bullying and brief language
Keywords: New Guy/Girl in School
Source:Based on Fiction Book/Short Story
Genre:Comedy
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Contemporary Fiction

Home Market Numbers Take a Vacation

This week's batch of DVDs managed to place a handful of new releases on the chart, including the top two films. R.V. opened in top spot with $9.08 million, a reasonable start given its domestic total and its target audience. More...

Decoding Da Vinci

One of the most hotly anticipated movies of the year opens this weekend, as does the latest digitally animated movie. Neither film looks likely to break any opening weekend box office records on its own, but we could have the biggest one-two opening punch ever, and with their respective target audiences, both movies should have strong legs. Whatever happens, one record will be broken this weekend, although it's a mark that no-one will be proud of achieving. More...

Ship Sinks while Secret Agents Swim

It was a bad week for new releases with no newcomer able to beat expectations. Even though the holdovers held up well the overall weekend box office numbers sank. In total, theatrical releases earned $100 million, which was down 9.7% from last week and more importantly 2.7% from last year. This was the first year-to-year drop-off in eight weeks, although it was relatively small. In fact, had either Poseidon or Just My Luck matched expectations, the total box office would have seen a small growth. The small decline wasn't enough to put a dent in 2006's lead over 2005, which remains at 6%. More...

Mission: Implodes

The unofficial start of summer was a disappointment, with the number one film missing expectations by nearly $20 million. However, the overall numbers were still very positive with the box office bringing in a total of $110 million. That's 7.8% higher than last weekend and 26.5% higher than the same weekend last year. Even better are the year-to-date numbers, which now stand 6% higher than last year. There is some bad news ahead as next week looks weaker and Star Wars: Revenge of the Sith and its $100 million weekend will hurt year-to-year comparisons the week after that. More...

Movie Website Updates for April 29 - May 5

It was not a great week when it comes to new websites with most of the really interesting updates coming in the form of new trailers. However, it was one of those sites, Casino Royale - Official Site, that was awarded the Weekly Website Award. I just hope when the site goes live in two weeks by Fanboy enthusiasm is rewarded. More...

Studios Eagerly Await Start of Summer

This weekend is the unofficial start of the summer box office season with what should be the biggest movie of the year, at least so far. There's little doubt that Mission: Impossible 3 will be the biggest movie of the weekend, the only question is how well will it compare with other blockbusters, both this year and years past. More...

2006 Preview: May

There are quite a few sure-fire, monster hits coming out this month, although none looks likely to come close to the box office performance of last year's May champ, Revenge of the Sith. On the other hand, this time last year, the Summer Box Office season got off to a really, really bad start so we should at see some strong year-to-year gains, at least for the first two weeks. This should help 2006 extend its lead over 2005 and push ticket sales into the black. More...

Movie Website Updates for March 24 - March 30

Another week with less sites than I would have liked. (On a side note, it seems every time something weird happens it happens on a Thursday. This time its slight internet connection problems / memory leak. I think. Whatever it is, it's causing my computer to act really slowly.) This shorter list doesn't mean there isn't an award-worthy site and the best of the best is Over the Hedge - Official Site. More...

Movie Website Updates for December 9 - December 15

During the past week promotional websites for several movies were launched and some older ones added additional content. We've hit another slow patch for movie websites, which is not unexpected since the most of the new site on this list are for films that open months from now so there's hardly any content, or open during the dead zone that is January. I would say the best of the rest would be King Kong - Official Site, but it is not strong enough to win the Weekly Website Award. More...

Movie Website Updates for November 26 - December 8

During the past week promotional websites for several movies were launched and some older ones added additional content. Despite being there being two weeks between updates, this was not a very strong week. Sure, there were plenty of websites updated, but not a lot that really stood out as being award worthy. In the end it was Clerks 2: The Passion of the Clerks - Official Site that was the best of the bunch and hopefully it will continue to grow and earn that award. More...

Daily Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
2006/05/05 8 $1,000,000   3,018 $331   $1,000,000 1
2006/05/06 11 $1,400,000 +40% 3,018 $464   $2,400,000 2
2006/05/07 8 $1,000,000 -29% 3,018 $331   $3,368,197 3
2006/05/10 10 $205,000   3,018 $68   $3,945,000 6
2006/05/12 11 $574,224   3,018 $190   $4,661,793 8
2006/05/13 11 $904,368 +57% 3,018 $300   $5,566,161 9
2006/05/14 9 $814,085 -10% 3,018 $270   $6,380,246 10
2006/05/17 10 $150,000   3,018 $50   $6,843,000 13
2006/05/18 10 $180,000 +20% 3,018 $60   $6,954,521 14
2006/05/29 30 $42,450   249 $170   $7,780,350 25

Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
2006/05/05 10 $3,368,197   3,018 $1,116   $3,368,197 3
2006/05/12 10 $2,292,677 -32% 3,018 $760   $6,380,246 10
2006/05/19 19 $423,650 -82% 818 $518   $7,378,171 17
2006/05/26 26 $205,311 -52% 249 $825   $7,737,900 24
2006/06/02 31 $119,044 -42% 243 $490   $8,080,116 31

Weekly US DVD Sales

DateRankUnits this Week% ChangeTotal UnitsSpending this WeekTotal SpendingWeeks in Release
8/20/200610114,528 114,528$2,058,068$2,058,0681
8/27/200611107,376-6% 221,904$1,918,809$3,976,8772
9/3/20062647,912-55% 269,816$856,187$4,833,0653

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Cast

Luke Wilson    David Delinko
Tim Blake Nelson    Curly
Robert Wagner    Mayor
Neil Flynn    Mr. Don Eberhardt
Brie Larson    Beatrice
Logan Lerman