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Jonah: A VeggieTales Movie (2002)

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $25,571,351Details
International Box Office $37,428Details
Worldwide Box Office $25,608,779
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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
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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

RecordRankAmountChart
Date
Days In
Release
Biggest 4th Weekend Limited Release 63 $2,754,102 Oct 25, 2002 24
Biggest 3rd Weekend Limited Release 25 $3,906,223 Oct 18, 2002 17
Biggest 2nd Weekend Limited Release 24 $3,662,880 Oct 11, 2002 10
Columbus Day (All Movies, 3-Day, Inflation Adjusted) 237 $5,453,341 Oct 11, 2002 10
Columbus Day (All Movies, 4-Day, Fri-Mon, Inflation Adjusted) 131 $6,249,856 Oct 11, 2002 10
Biggest Opening Weekend Limited Release 17 $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...

Domestic Cumulative Box Office Records


Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossWeek
2002/10/04 6 $6,201,345   940 $6,597   $6,201,345 1
2002/10/11 11 $3,662,880 -41% 1,174 $3,120   $10,965,911 2
2002/10/18 9 $3,906,223 +7% 1,581 $2,471   $16,025,403 3
2002/10/25 10 $2,754,102 -29% 1,625 $1,695   $19,551,201 4
2002/11/01 12 $1,493,324 -46% 1,604 $931   $21,621,641 5
2002/11/08 15 $1,062,891 -29% 1,497 $710   $23,132,407 6
2002/11/15 20 $475,298 -55% 718 $662   $24,100,098 7
2002/11/22 23 $246,191 -48% 481 $512   $24,432,904 8
2002/11/29 31 $151,811 -38% 326 $466   $24,660,823 9
2002/12/06 40 $56,278 -63% 294 $191   $24,740,518 10
2002/12/13 40 $60,033 +7% 247 $243   $24,811,990 11
2002/12/20 37 $107,891 +80% 421 $256   $24,938,651 12
2002/12/27 39 $132,475 +23% 392 $338   $25,173,631 13
2003/01/03 44 $90,033 -32% 232 $388   $25,408,198 14
2003/01/10 49 $58,480 -35% 172 $340   $25,486,880 15
2003/01/17 58 $31,295 -46% 102 $307   $25,548,201 16
2003/01/24 69 $18,834 -40% 75 $251   $25,571,351 17

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 GrossWeek
2002/10/04 6 $7,303,031   940 $7,769   $7,303,031 1
2002/10/11 11 $4,816,149 -34% 1,174 $4,102   $12,119,180 2
2002/10/18 9 $4,677,919 -3% 1,581 $2,959   $16,797,099 3
2002/10/25 10 $3,331,218 -29% 1,625 $2,050   $20,128,317 4
2002/11/01 12 $1,941,199 -42% 1,604 $1,210   $22,069,516 5
2002/11/08 14 $1,555,284 -20% 1,497 $1,039   $23,624,800 6
2002/11/15 21 $561,913 -64% 718 $783   $24,186,713 7
2002/11/22 24 $322,299 -43% 481 $670   $24,509,012 8
2002/11/29 29 $175,228 -46% 326 $538   $24,684,240 9
2002/12/06 38 $67,717 -61% 294 $230   $24,751,957 10
2002/12/13 37 $78,803 +16% 247 $319   $24,830,760 11
2002/12/20 37 $210,396 +167% 421 $500   $25,041,156 12
2002/12/27 38 $277,009 +32% 392 $707   $25,318,165 13
2003/01/03 46 $110,235 -60% 232 $475   $25,428,400 14
2003/01/10 50 $88,506 -20% 172 $515   $25,516,906 15
2003/01/17 60 $35,611 -60% 102 $349   $25,552,517 16
2003/01/24 77 $18,834 -47% 75 $251   $25,571,351 17

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