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Intolerable Cruelty (2003)

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $35,327,628Details
International Box Office $86,000,000
Worldwide Box Office $121,327,628
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  2. News
  3. Box Office
  4. Video Sales
  5. Full Financials
  6. Cast & Crew
  7. Trailer

Metrics

Rotten Tomatoes
Critics Certified FreshAudience Spilled
Critics
75% - Certified Fresh
Audience
48% - Spilled

Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists


Movie Details

Production Budget:$60,000,000
Domestic Releases: October 10th, 2003 (Wide) by Universal
MPAA Rating: PG-13 for sexual content, language and brief violence
Running Time: 100 minutes
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Keywords: Lawyers, Romance
Source:Original Screenplay
Genre:Romantic Comedy
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Contemporary Fiction
Production Companies: Universal Pictures, Imagine Entertainment, Brian Grazer Productions
Production Countries: United States

Ranking on other Records and Milestones

RecordRankRevenueChart
Date
Days In
Release
Biggest 14th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,860 $24,181 Jan 9, 2004 94
Biggest 13th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 2,139 $22,510 Jan 2, 2004 87
Biggest 12th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 2,464 $22,724 Dec 26, 2003 80
Biggest 11th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 2,701 $26,759 Dec 19, 2003 73
Biggest 10th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 2,793 $40,000 Dec 12, 2003 66
Biggest 9th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 2,772 $64,350 Dec 5, 2003 59
Biggest 8th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 2,414 $138,615 Nov 28, 2003 52
Biggest 7th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 2,210 $273,310 Nov 21, 2003 45
Biggest 6th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 2,211 $503,010 Nov 14, 2003 38
Biggest 5th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 2,335 $913,915 Nov 7, 2003 31
Biggest 4th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,809 $2,499,805 Oct 31, 2003 24
Biggest 3rd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,965 $3,629,860 Oct 24, 2003 17
Biggest 2nd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,729 $6,515,010 Oct 17, 2003 10
Biggest October Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 174 $12,525,075 Oct 10, 2003 3
Biggest Opening Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,455 $12,525,075 Oct 10, 2003 3
Widest Opening Weekend 1,457 2,564 Oct 10, 2003 3
Biggest October Day at the Domestic Box Office 377 $5,102,360 Oct 11, 2003 2
Biggest Saturday at the Domestic Box Office 2,503 $5,102,360 Oct 11, 2003 2

Cast

   Miles Massey
   Marylin Rexroth
Cedric the Entertainer    Gus Petch
Geoffrey Rush    Donavan Donaly
Billy Bob Thornton    Howard Doyle
Paul Adelstein    Wrigley
Kristin Datillo    Rex's Young Woman
Julia Duffy    Sarah Sorkin
Edward Herrmann    Rex Rexroth
Stacey Travis    Bonnie Donaly
Richard Jenkins    Freddy Bender

Production and Technical Credits

Director   
Screenwriter    Robert Ramsey
Screenwriter    Matthew Stone
Screenwriter    Ethan Coen
Screenwriter    Joel Coen
Story Creator    Robert Ramsey
Story Creator    Matthew Stone
Story Creator    John Romano
Producer    Ethan Coen
Producer    Brian Grazer
Executive Producer    James Jacks
Executive Producer    Sean Daniel
Co-Producer    John Cameron
Co-Producer    James Whitaker
Cinematographer    Roger Deakins
Editor    Roderick Jaynes
Composer    Carter Burwell
Production Designer    Leslie McDonald
Art Director    Tony Fanning
Set Decorator    Nancy Haigh
Costume Designer    Mary Zophres
Sound Designer    Peter Kurland
Associate Producer    Robert Graf
Assistant Director    Betsy Magruder
Casting Director    Ellen Chenoweth

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Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
2003/10/10 4 $12,525,075   2,564 $4,885   $12,525,075 3
2003/10/17 7 $6,515,010 -48% 2,570 $2,535   $22,720,755 10
2003/10/24 9 $3,629,860 -44% 2,290 $1,585   $28,252,815 17
2003/10/31 9 $2,499,805 -31% 1,661 $1,505   $31,897,330 24
2003/11/07 14 $913,915 -63% 672 $1,360   $33,514,880 31
2003/11/14 18 $503,010 -45% 393 $1,280   $34,360,855 38
2003/11/21 23 $273,310 -46% 302 $905   $34,763,815 45
2003/11/28 35 $138,615 -49% 190 $730   $34,996,720 52
2003/12/05 39 $64,350 -54% 143 $450   $35,096,190 59
2003/12/12 47 $40,000 -38% 91 $440   $35,159,000 66
2003/12/19 53 $26,759 -33% 59 $454   $35,215,699 73
2003/12/26 61 $22,724 -15% 31 $733   $35,254,176 80
2004/01/02 62 $22,510 -1% 24 $938   $35,296,248 87
2004/01/09 62 $24,181 +7% 40 $605   $35,327,628 94

Daily Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
2003/10/10 3 $4,137,000   2,562 $1,615   $4,137,000 1
2003/10/11 4 $5,102,360 +23% 2,564 $1,990   $9,204,695 2
2003/10/12 4 $3,320,380 -35% 2,564 $1,295   $12,525,075 3
2003/10/13 4 $1,333,000 -60% 2,564 $520   $13,858,000 4
2003/10/14 2 $896,000 -33% 2,564 $349   $14,755,000 5
2003/10/15 3 $732,000 -18% 2,564 $285   $15,487,000 6
2003/10/16 4 $719,000 -2% 2,564 $280   $16,206,000 7
2003/10/17 7 $2,267,000 +215% 2,570 $882   $18,473,000 8
2003/10/18 7 $2,839,850 +25% 2,570 $1,105   $21,204,360 9
2003/10/19 7 $1,516,395 -47% 2,570 $590   $22,720,755 10
2003/10/20 6 $438,000 -71% 2,570 $170   $23,159,000 11
2003/10/21 5 $527,000 +20% 2,570 $205   $23,685,000 12
2003/10/22 5 $462,000 -12% 2,570 $180   $24,148,000 13
2003/10/23 6 $475,000 +3% 2,570 $185   $24,623,000 14
2003/10/24 9 $1,143,000 +141% 2,290 $499   $25,766,000 15
2003/10/25 9 $1,557,185 +36% 2,290 $680   $27,325,365 16
2003/10/26 9 $927,450 -40% 2,290 $405   $28,252,815 17
2003/10/27 8 $274,000 -70% 2,290 $120   $28,527,000 18
2003/10/28 8 $310,000 +13% 2,290 $135   $28,836,000 19
2003/10/29 8 $287,000 -7% 2,290 $125   $29,123,000 20
2003/10/30 8 $275,000 -4% 2,290 $120   $29,398,000 21
2003/10/31 9 $565,000 +105% 1,658 $341   $29,963,000 22
2003/11/01 9 $1,312,190 +132% 1,661 $790   $31,274,455 23
2003/11/02 10 $622,875 -53% 1,661 $375   $31,897,330 24
2003/11/03 10 $192,000 -69% 1,661 $116   $32,089,000 25
2003/11/04 9 $224,000 +17% 1,661 $135   $32,313,000 26

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
2003/10/10 4 $16,205,745   2,564 $6,320   $16,205,745 7
2003/10/17 7 $8,417,210 -48% 2,570 $3,275   $24,622,955 14
2003/10/24 9 $4,774,570 -43% 2,290 $2,085   $29,397,525 21
2003/10/31 10 $3,203,440 -33% 1,661 $1,929   $32,600,965 28
2003/11/07 14 $1,256,880 -61% 672 $1,870   $33,857,845 35
2003/11/14 18 $632,660 -50% 393 $1,610   $34,490,505 42
2003/11/21 26 $367,600 -42% 302 $1,217   $34,858,105 49
2003/11/28 35 $173,735 -53% 190 $914   $35,031,840 56
2003/12/05 40 $87,160 -50% 143 $610   $35,119,000 63
2003/12/12 45 $69,940 -20% 91 $769   $35,188,940 70
2003/12/19 55 $42,512 -39% 59 $721   $35,231,452 77
2003/12/26 63 $42,286 -1% 31 $1,364   $35,273,738 84
2004/01/02 63 $29,709 -30% 24 $1,238   $35,303,447 91
2004/01/09 64 $24,181 -19% 40 $605   $35,327,628 98

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