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Jonah: A VeggieTales Movie (2002)

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $25,571,351Details
International Box Office $37,428
Worldwide Box Office $25,608,779
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  4. Video Sales
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  6. Cast & Crew
  7. Trailer

Metrics

Rotten Tomatoes
Critics FreshAudience Upright
Critics
65% - Fresh
Audience
74% - Upright

Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists


Movie Details

Production Budget:$14,000,000
Domestic Releases: October 4th, 2002 (Wide) by Artisan
Video Release: March 4th, 2003 by Lionsgate Home Entertainment, released as Jonah - A VeggieTales Movie
MPAA Rating: G for General Audiences
Franchise: VeggieTales
Comparisons: vs. Frozen
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Keywords: Religious
Source:Based on Religious Text
Genre:Adventure
Production Method:Digital Animation
Creative Type:Kids Fiction
Production Countries: United States

Ranking on other Records and Milestones

RecordRankRevenueChart
Date
Days In
Release
Biggest 17th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,247 $18,834 Jan 24, 2003 115
Biggest 16th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,295 $31,295 Jan 17, 2003 108
Biggest 15th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,195 $58,480 Jan 10, 2003 101
Biggest 14th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,150 $90,033 Jan 3, 2003 94
Biggest 13th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,088 $132,475 Dec 27, 2002 87
Biggest 12th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,453 $107,891 Dec 20, 2002 80
Biggest 11th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 2,159 $60,033 Dec 13, 2002 73
Biggest 10th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 2,535 $56,278 Dec 6, 2002 66
Biggest 9th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,955 $151,811 Nov 29, 2002 59
Biggest 8th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,842 $246,191 Nov 22, 2002 52
Biggest 7th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,724 $475,298 Nov 15, 2002 45
Biggest 6th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,565 $1,062,891 Nov 8, 2002 38
Biggest 5th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,792 $1,493,324 Nov 1, 2002 31
Biggest 4th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,668 $2,754,102 Oct 25, 2002 24
Biggest 3rd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,850 $3,906,223 Oct 18, 2002 17
Biggest 2nd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 2,685 $3,662,880 Oct 11, 2002 10
Biggest Opening Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 2,552 $6,201,345 Oct 4, 2002 3

Cast

Kristin Blegen    Laura Carrot
Phil Vischer    Jonah/Archibald Asparagus, Bob the Tomato, Pa Grape, Mr. Lunt, Phillippe Pea
Tim Hodge    Khalil the Worm
Mike Nawrocki    Larry the Cucumber, Jean-Claude Pea
Lisa Vischer    Junior Asparagus

DVD and Blu-ray Releases for March 8th, 2011

March 7th, 2011

Another incredibly slow week with very few releases that could be considered top tier. None of the first-run releases are really worth picking up for most people, but there are a couple smaller releases that are contenders for Pick of the Week. This includes Mystery Science Theater 3000: Volume XX, but in the end I gave that honor to Inside Job on either DVD or Blu-ray. More...

Featured Blu-ray / DVD Combo Pack Review: Jonah: A VeggieTales Movie

March 4th, 2011

VeggieTales is a direct-to-DVD franchise that first started in 1993. That's so old it started direct-to-video. Over the years, the franchise produced dozens of releases aimed at Christian families and did so well that in 2002 a feature-length theatrical movie was made. That movie was Jonah: A VeggieTales Movie. It was only a minor hit (for many years, it was the lowest grossing digitally animated film, but it did earn back more than it cost to make and advertise so you can call it a success.) Now, nearly a decade later, it is making its debut on Blu-ray. Does the film still work all these years later? Is the animation too archaic to handle? Does the Blu-ray do the film justice? More...

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Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
2002/10/04 6 $6,201,345   940 $6,597   $6,201,345 3
2002/10/11 11 $3,662,880 -41% 1,174 $3,120   $10,965,911 10
2002/10/18 9 $3,906,223 +7% 1,581 $2,471   $16,025,403 17
2002/10/25 10 $2,754,102 -29% 1,625 $1,695   $19,551,201 24
2002/11/01 12 $1,493,324 -46% 1,604 $931   $21,621,641 31
2002/11/08 16 $1,062,891 -29% 1,497 $710   $23,132,407 38
2002/11/15 21 $475,298 -55% 718 $662   $24,100,098 45
2002/11/22 23 $246,191 -48% 481 $512   $24,432,904 52
2002/11/29 31 $151,811 -38% 326 $466   $24,660,823 59
2002/12/06 40 $56,278 -63% 294 $191   $24,740,518 66
2002/12/13 40 $60,033 +7% 247 $243   $24,811,990 73
2002/12/20 37 $107,891 +80% 421 $256   $24,938,651 80
2002/12/27 39 $132,475 +23% 392 $338   $25,173,631 87
2003/01/03 44 $90,033 -32% 232 $388   $25,408,198 94
2003/01/10 49 $58,480 -35% 172 $340   $25,486,880 101
2003/01/17 58 $31,295 -46% 102 $307   $25,548,201 108
2003/01/24 69 $18,834 -40% 75 $251   $25,571,351 115

Daily Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
2002/10/04 6 $1,898,000   940 $2,019   $1,898,000 1
2002/10/05 6 $2,500,000 +32% 940 $2,660   $4,398,000 2
2002/10/06 4 $1,800,000 -28% 940 $1,915   $6,201,345 3
2002/10/07 6 $303,000 -83% 940 $322   $6,505,000 4
2002/10/08 7 $252,000 -17% 940 $268   $6,757,000 5
2002/10/09 7 $230,000 -9% 940 $245   $6,987,000 6
2002/10/10 7 $283,000 +23% 940 $301   $7,303,000 7
2002/10/14 10 $535,000   1,174 $456   $11,501,000 11
2002/10/18 11 $990,000   1,581 $626   $13,109,000 15
2002/10/19 9 $1,770,000 +79% 1,581 $1,120   $14,879,000 16
2002/10/20 8 $1,140,000 -36% 1,581 $721   $16,025,403 17
2002/10/24 10 $215,000   1,581 $136   $16,797,000 21
2002/10/25 14 $630,000 +193% 1,625 $388   $17,427,000 22
2002/10/26 9 $1,290,000 +105% 1,625 $794   $18,717,000 23
2002/10/27 7 $835,000 -35% 1,625 $514   $19,551,201 24
2002/10/31 8 $211,000   1,625 $130   $20,128,000 28
2002/11/08 17 $202,000   1,497 $135   $22,271,000 36
2002/11/09 16 $472,000 +134% 1,497 $315   $22,743,000 37
2002/11/10 14 $389,000 -18% 1,497 $260   $23,132,407 38

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
2002/10/04 6 $7,303,031   940 $7,769   $7,303,031 7
2002/10/11 11 $4,816,149 -34% 1,174 $4,102   $12,119,180 14
2002/10/18 9 $4,677,919 -3% 1,581 $2,959   $16,797,099 21
2002/10/25 10 $3,331,218 -29% 1,625 $2,050   $20,128,317 28
2002/11/01 12 $1,941,199 -42% 1,604 $1,210   $22,069,516 35
2002/11/08 14 $1,555,284 -20% 1,497 $1,039   $23,624,800 42
2002/11/15 21 $561,913 -64% 718 $783   $24,186,713 49
2002/11/22 24 $322,299 -43% 481 $670   $24,509,012 56
2002/11/29 29 $175,228 -46% 326 $538   $24,684,240 63
2002/12/06 38 $67,717 -61% 294 $230   $24,751,957 70
2002/12/13 37 $78,803 +16% 247 $319   $24,830,760 77
2002/12/20 37 $210,396 +167% 421 $500   $25,041,156 84
2002/12/27 38 $277,009 +32% 392 $707   $25,318,165 91
2003/01/03 46 $110,235 -60% 232 $475   $25,428,400 98
2003/01/10 50 $88,506 -20% 172 $515   $25,516,906 105
2003/01/17 60 $35,611 -60% 102 $349   $25,552,517 112
2003/01/24 77 $18,834 -47% 75 $251   $25,571,351 119

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