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How to Lose a Guy in 10 Days (2003)

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $105,807,520Details
International Box Office $73,083,262
Worldwide Box Office $178,890,782
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Metrics

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Movie Details

Production Budget:$50,000,000
Domestic Releases: February 7th, 2003 (Wide) by Paramount Pictures
MPAA Rating: PG-13 for some sex-related material
Running Time: 116 minutes
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Keywords: Relationship Advice, Romance
Source:Based on Fiction Book/Short Story
Genre:Romantic Comedy
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Contemporary Fiction
Production Countries: United States

Ranking on other Records and Milestones

RecordRankRevenueChart
Date
Days In
Release
Biggest 23rd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 485 $12,411 Jul 11, 2003 157
Biggest 22nd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 372 $48,772 Jul 4, 2003 150
Biggest 21st Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 386 $63,291 Jun 27, 2003 143
Biggest 20th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 367 $92,328 Jun 20, 2003 136
Biggest 19th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 405 $112,774 Jun 13, 2003 129
Biggest 18th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 376 $169,201 Jun 6, 2003 122
Biggest 17th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 451 $175,533 May 30, 2003 115
Biggest 16th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 420 $240,107 May 23, 2003 108
Biggest 15th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,184 $59,807 May 16, 2003 101
Biggest 14th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,120 $96,008 May 9, 2003 94
Biggest 13th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,271 $103,914 May 2, 2003 87
Biggest 12th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,110 $168,463 Apr 25, 2003 80
Biggest 11th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 863 $290,032 Apr 18, 2003 73
Biggest 10th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 748 $460,667 Apr 11, 2003 66
Biggest 9th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 623 $882,245 Apr 4, 2003 59
Biggest 8th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 486 $1,786,884 Mar 28, 2003 52
Fastest Movies to Earn $100 Million at the Domestic Box Office 514 $101,051,022 Mar 28, 2003 52
Biggest 7th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 416 $2,946,064 Mar 21, 2003 45
Biggest 6th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 305 $4,685,917 Mar 14, 2003 38
Biggest 5th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 280 $6,688,678 Mar 7, 2003 31
Biggest 4th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 243 $10,252,364 Feb 28, 2003 24
Biggest 3rd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 422 $11,590,320 Feb 21, 2003 17
Fastest Movies to Earn $50 Million at the Domestic Box Office 626 $50,741,000 Feb 14, 2003 12
Biggest 2nd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 394 $18,713,428 Feb 14, 2003 10
Biggest Sunday at the Domestic Box Office 1,147 $5,753,515 Feb 9, 2003 3
Biggest February Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 48 $23,774,850 Feb 7, 2003 3
Biggest Opening Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 655 $23,774,850 Feb 7, 2003 3
Biggest Weekends at the Domestic Box Office 1,015 $23,774,850 Feb 7, 2003 3
Widest Opening Weekend 957 2,923 Feb 7, 2003 3
Biggest February Day at the Domestic Box Office 101 $10,056,761 Feb 8, 2003 2
Biggest Saturday at the Domestic Box Office 855 $10,056,761 Feb 8, 2003 2
Biggest Friday at the Domestic Box Office 933 $8,089,500 Feb 7, 2003 1

Cast

Kate Hudson    Andie Anderson
Matthew McConaughey    Benjamin 'Ben' Barry
Adam Goldberg    Tony
Kathryn Hahn    Kate
Thomas Lennon    Thayer Beekman
Michael Michele    Spears
Annie Parisse    Jeannie
Bebe Neuwirth    Lana Jong

Production and Technical Credits

Director   
Composer    David Newman
Music Coordinator    Jojo Villanueva

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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
2003/02/07 1 $23,774,850   2,923 $8,134   $23,774,850 3
2003/02/14 2 $18,713,428 -21% 2,923 $6,402   $49,414,670 10
2003/02/21 3 $11,590,320 -38% 2,923 $3,965   $64,621,440 17
2003/02/28 4 $10,252,364 -12% 2,923 $3,507   $77,620,291 24
2003/03/07 5 $6,688,678 -35% 2,897 $2,309   $86,885,012 31
2003/03/14 7 $4,685,917 -30% 2,430 $1,928   $93,724,277 38
2003/03/21 11 $2,946,064 -37% 1,840 $1,601   $98,256,960 45
2003/03/28 14 $1,786,884 -39% 1,176 $1,519   $101,051,022 52
2003/04/04 19 $882,245 -51% 827 $1,067   $102,415,092 59
2003/04/11 20 $460,667 -48% 527 $874   $103,141,831 66
2003/04/18 26 $290,032 -37% 320 $906   $103,598,809 73
2003/04/25 32 $168,463 -42% 219 $769   $103,890,713 80
2003/05/02 38 $103,914 -38% 140 $742   $104,046,691 87
2003/05/09 41 $96,008 -8% 123 $781   $104,181,360 94
2003/05/16 45 $59,807 -38% 83 $721   $104,279,850 101
2003/05/23 21 $240,107 +301% 270 $889   $104,548,692 108
2003/05/30 25 $175,533 -27% 238 $738   $104,853,375 115
2003/06/06 26 $169,201 -4% 185 $915   $105,147,491 122
2003/06/13 33 $112,774 -33% 155 $728   $105,351,796 129
2003/06/20 33 $92,328 -18% 132 $699   $105,526,982 136
2003/06/27 40 $63,291 -31% 105 $603   $105,659,621 143
2003/07/04 46 $48,772 -23% 65 $750   $105,765,605 150
2003/07/11 63 $12,411 -75% 23 $540   $105,807,520 157

Daily Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
2003/02/07 1 $8,089,500   2,923 $2,768   $8,089,500 1
2003/02/08 1 $10,056,761 +24% 2,923 $3,441   $18,021,335 2
2003/02/09 1 $5,753,515 -43% 2,923 $1,968   $23,774,850 3
2003/02/10 1 $1,198,000 -79% 2,923 $410   $24,973,000 4
2003/02/11 1 $1,293,000 +8% 2,923 $442   $26,266,000 5
2003/02/12 2 $1,169,000 -10% 2,923 $400   $27,435,000 6
2003/02/13 1 $1,271,000 +9% 2,923 $435   $28,706,000 7
2003/02/14 2 $7,262,500 +471% 2,923 $2,485   $35,968,500 8
2003/02/15 2 $7,298,236 n/c 2,923 $2,497   $42,740,870 9
2003/02/16 2 $4,678,358 -36% 2,923 $1,601   $47,419,228 10
2003/02/17 3 $1,995,442 -57% 2,923 $683   $49,414,670 11
2003/02/18 2 $1,327,000 -33% 2,923 $454   $50,741,000 12
2003/02/19 2 $1,062,000 -20% 2,923 $363   $51,804,000 13
2003/02/20 2 $1,227,000 +16% 2,923 $420   $53,031,000 14
2003/02/21 3 $3,747,500 +205% 2,923 $1,282   $56,778,500 15
2003/02/22 3 $5,136,561 +37% 2,923 $1,757   $62,090,275 16
2003/02/23 4 $2,531,165 -51% 2,923 $866   $64,621,440 17
2003/02/24 3 $592,000 -77% 2,923 $203   $65,213,000 18
2003/02/25 4 $738,000 +25% 2,923 $252   $65,952,000 19
2003/02/26 4 $687,000 -7% 2,923 $235   $66,639,000 20
2003/02/27 4 $729,000 +6% 2,923 $249   $67,368,000 21
2003/02/28 4 $3,131,000 +329% 2,923 $1,071   $70,499,000 22
2003/03/01 4 $4,641,675 +48% 2,923 $1,588   $75,274,005 23
2003/03/02 5 $2,346,286 -49% 2,923 $803   $77,620,291 24
2003/03/03 4 $602,000 -74% 2,923 $206   $78,223,000 25
2003/03/04 4 $672,000 +12% 2,923 $230   $78,895,000 26
2003/03/05 4 $629,000 -6% 2,923 $215   $79,523,000 27
2003/03/06 4 $673,000 +7% 2,923 $230   $80,196,000 28
2003/03/07 4 $2,141,841 +218% 2,897 $739   $82,338,178 29
2003/03/08 5 $2,983,092 +39% 2,897 $1,030   $85,321,270 30
2003/03/09 6 $1,563,742 -48% 2,897 $540   $86,885,012 31
2003/03/10 5 $480,000 -69% 2,897 $166   $87,365,000 32
2003/03/11 5 $598,000 +25% 2,897 $206   $87,963,000 33
2003/03/12 5 $523,000 -13% 2,897 $181   $88,486,000 34
2003/03/13 5 $552,000 +6% 2,897 $191   $89,038,000 35
2003/03/14 7 $1,553,090 +181% 2,430 $639   $90,591,450 36
2003/03/15 7 $2,105,059 +36% 2,430 $866   $92,696,509 37
2003/03/16 7 $1,027,768 -51% 2,430 $423   $93,724,277 38
2003/03/17 7 $339,000 -67% 2,430 $140   $94,063,000 39
2003/03/18 7 $444,000 +31% 2,430 $183   $94,507,000 40
2003/03/19 7 $376,000 -15% 2,430 $155   $94,883,000 41
2003/03/20 7 $428,000 +14% 2,430 $176   $95,311,000 42
2003/05/26 21 $54,072   270 $200   $104,602,764 109

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
2003/02/07 1 $30,701,242   2,923 $10,503   $30,701,242 7
2003/02/14 2 $22,329,878 -27% 2,923 $7,639   $53,031,120 14
2003/02/21 3 $14,336,807 -36% 2,923 $4,905   $67,367,927 21
2003/02/28 4 $12,828,407 -11% 2,923 $4,389   $80,196,334 28
2003/03/07 5 $8,842,026 -31% 2,897 $3,052   $89,038,360 35
2003/03/14 7 $6,272,536 -29% 2,430 $2,581   $95,310,896 42
2003/03/21 11 $3,953,242 -37% 1,840 $2,149   $99,264,138 49
2003/03/28 15 $2,268,709 -43% 1,176 $1,929   $101,532,847 56
2003/04/04 19 $1,148,317 -49% 827 $1,389   $102,681,164 63
2003/04/11 21 $627,613 -45% 527 $1,191   $103,308,777 70
2003/04/18 27 $413,473 -34% 320 $1,292   $103,722,250 77
2003/04/25 34 $220,527 -47% 219 $1,007   $103,942,777 84
2003/05/02 39 $142,575 -35% 140 $1,018   $104,085,352 91
2003/05/09 42 $134,691 -6% 123 $1,095   $104,220,043 98
2003/05/16 43 $88,542 -34% 83 $1,067   $104,308,585 105
2003/05/23 21 $369,257 +317% 270 $1,368   $104,677,842 112
2003/05/30 25 $300,448 -19% 238 $1,262   $104,978,290 119
2003/06/06 27 $260,732 -13% 185 $1,409   $105,239,022 126
2003/06/13 30 $195,632 -25% 155 $1,262   $105,434,654 133
2003/06/20 33 $161,676 -17% 132 $1,225   $105,596,330 140
2003/06/27 37 $120,503 -25% 105 $1,148   $105,716,833 147
2003/07/04 48 $78,276 -35% 65 $1,204   $105,795,109 154
2003/07/11 67 $12,411 -84% 23 $540   $105,807,520 161

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