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Lara Croft: Tomb Raider: The Cradle of Life (2003)

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $65,653,758Details
International Box Office $91,439,185
Worldwide Box Office $157,092,943
Further financial details...

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  2. News
  3. Box Office
  4. Video Sales
  5. Full Financials
  6. Cast & Crew
  7. Trailer

Metrics

Rotten Tomatoes
Critics RottenAudience Spilled
Critics
24% - Rotten
Audience
44% - Spilled

Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists


Movie Details

Production Budget:$90,000,000
Domestic Releases: July 25th, 2003 (Wide) by Paramount Pictures
MPAA Rating: PG-13 for action violence and some sensuality
Running Time: 117 minutes
Franchise: Lara Croft
Comparisons: vs. Ocean's Twelve
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Keywords: Treasure Hunters, Visual Effects
Source:Based on Game
Genre:Adventure
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Contemporary Fiction
Production Companies: Mutual Film Company, Eidos Interactive, Lawrence Gordon
Production Countries: United States

Ranking on other Records and Milestones

RecordRankRevenueChart
Date
Days In
Release
Biggest 16th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,623 $12,385 Nov 7, 2003 108
Biggest 15th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,427 $36,762 Oct 31, 2003 101
Biggest 14th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,314 $71,130 Oct 24, 2003 94
Biggest 13th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,283 $102,416 Oct 17, 2003 87
Biggest 12th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,351 $123,665 Oct 10, 2003 80
Biggest 11th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 2,671 $28,285 Oct 3, 2003 73
Biggest 10th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 2,897 $34,217 Sep 26, 2003 66
Biggest 9th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 2,707 $68,828 Sep 19, 2003 59
Biggest 8th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 2,033 $204,835 Sep 12, 2003 52
Biggest 7th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,811 $424,004 Sep 5, 2003 45
Biggest 6th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,566 $1,062,598 Aug 29, 2003 38
Biggest 5th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,778 $1,503,624 Aug 22, 2003 31
Biggest 4th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,647 $2,786,977 Aug 15, 2003 24
Biggest 3rd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,376 $5,221,055 Aug 8, 2003 17
Fastest Movies to Earn $50 Million at the Domestic Box Office 737 $50,046,941 Aug 8, 2003 15
Biggest 2nd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 870 $11,339,464 Aug 1, 2003 10
Biggest August Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 266 $11,339,464 Aug 1, 2003 10
Biggest Sunday at the Domestic Box Office 1,139 $5,774,850 Jul 27, 2003 3
Biggest July Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 173 $21,783,641 Jul 25, 2003 3
Biggest Opening Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 749 $21,783,641 Jul 25, 2003 3
Biggest Weekends at the Domestic Box Office 1,178 $21,783,641 Jul 25, 2003 3
Widest Opening Weekend 538 3,222 Jul 25, 2003 3
Biggest Saturday at the Domestic Box Office 1,339 $7,783,572 Jul 26, 2003 2
Biggest Friday at the Domestic Box Office 897 $8,225,219 Jul 25, 2003 1
Biggest July Day at the Domestic Box Office 533 $8,225,219 Jul 25, 2003 1

Cast

   Lara Croft
Gerard Butler    Terry Sheridan
Noah Taylor    Bryce
Ciaran Hinds    Dr. Jonathan Reece
Djimon Hounsou    Masai Warrior
Til Schweiger    Sean
Chris Barrie    Hillary
Simon Yam    Chen Lo
Terence Yin    Xien
Daniel Caltagirone    Nicholas Petraki
Fabiano Martell    Jimmy Petraki
Jonathan Coyne    Gus Petraki
Robert Cavanah    MI6 Agent Stevens
Ronan Vibert    MI6 Agent Calloway
Lenny Juma    Village Leader
Raymond Offula    Village Leader
Hezron Ajuala    Village Leader
Alfred Kalipso    Tribesman
Vincent Mbaya    Tribesman
Ace Yonamine    Shay Ling Giant
Robert Atiko    Armin Kal
Shirley Chantrell    Shu Mei
Sang Lui    Shay Ling Messenger
Richard Ridings    Mr. Monza
Elizabeth Seal    Buyer
Hajaz Akram    Buyer
Daryl Kwan    Buyer
Richard Woo    Buyer
David Kershaw    Buyer
Marem Hernandez    Air Stewardess
Kate Loustau    Air Stewardess
Ralf Beck    Sean's Man
Tom Wu    Sean's Man
Gerald Kyd    Sean's Man
Mark Sung    Taipei Father
Loan Tran    Taipei Mother
Charlotte Nguyen    Taipei Girl
Vincent Poon    Taipei Boy
Tom Yang    Reiss' Guard
Jamie Cho    Reiss' Guard
Khan Bonfils    Reiss' Guard
Jose Cuenco Jr    Reiss' Guard
Andrew Joshi    Reiss' Guard
Mark Hampton    Reiss' Guard
Michael Wagg    Lead Tech
Martin Glyn Murray    Submarine Medic
Graham McTavish    Submarine Captain

Production and Technical Credits

Director   
Screenwriter    Dean Georgaris
Based on the Story By    Steven E. de Souza
Based on the Story By    James V. Hart
Producer    Lawrence Gordon
Producer    Lloyd Levin
Executive Producer    Jeremy Heath-Smith
Production Designer    Kirk M. Petruccelli
Editor    Michael Kahn
Composer    Alan Silvestri
Director of Photography    David Tattersall
Co-Producer    Louis A. Stroller
Associate Producer    Shelly Clippard
Associate Producer    Holly Goline
Assistant Director    Cliff Lanning
Second Unit Director    Simon Crane
Unit Production Manager    Peter Heslop
Supervising Art Director    John Fenner
Art Director    James Morahan
Art Director    Dennis Bosher
Art Director    Paul Kirby
Art Director    Alan Tomkins
Art Director    Frank Walsh
Art Director    Su Whitaker
Set Decorator    Sonja Klaus
Second Unit Camera    Harvey Harrison
Costume Designer    Lindy Hemming
Costume Supervisor    Dan Grace
Additional Editor    Andrew MacRitchie
Additional Editor    James Blunden
Sound Mixer    Simon Kaye
Sound Mixer    Chris Munro
Re-recording Mixer    Gary Summers
Re-recording Mixer    Rick Kline
Re-recording Mixer    Randy Thom
Supervising Sound Editor    Steve Boeddeker
Supervising Sound Editor    John Cochrane
Sound Editor    Jack Whittaker
Sound Effects Editor    David Evans
Sound Effects Editor    Steve Schwalbe
Sound Effects Editor    Alex Joseph
Supervising Sound Designer    Randy Thom
Sound Designer    Steve Boeddeker
Supervising Dialogue Editor    Nina Hartstone
Music Editor    Steven R. Galloway
Music Editor    Kenneth Karman
Music Editor    Joe E. Rand
Make up    Frances Hannon
Hairstylist    Colin Jamison
Hairstylist    Jan Jamison
Music Supervisor    Peter Afterman
Casting Director    John Hubbard
Casting Director    Daniel Hubbard
Stunt Coordinator    Simon Crane
Stunt Coordinator    Dickey Beer

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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
2003/07/25 4 $21,783,641   3,222 $6,761   $21,783,641 3
2003/08/01 6 $11,339,464 -48% 3,222 $3,519   $42,599,015 10
2003/08/08 8 $5,221,055 -54% 3,036 $1,720   $53,719,839 17
2003/08/15 11 $2,786,977 -47% 1,926 $1,447   $59,079,023 24
2003/08/22 13 $1,503,624 -46% 1,272 $1,182   $62,007,286 31
2003/08/29 19 $1,062,598 -29% 1,030 $1,032   $63,632,817 38
2003/09/05 25 $424,004 -60% 676 $627   $64,612,890 45
2003/09/12 32 $204,835 -52% 382 $536   $64,966,533 52
2003/09/19 49 $68,828 -66% 114 $604   $65,077,515 59
2003/09/26 62 $34,217 -50% 79 $433   $65,131,651 66
2003/10/03 66 $28,285 -17% 54 $524   $65,171,062 73
2003/10/10 30 $123,665 +337% 200 $618   $65,301,314 80
2003/10/17 33 $102,416 -17% 177 $579   $65,460,388 87
2003/10/24 38 $71,130 -31% 130 $547   $65,568,328 94
2003/10/31 51 $36,762 -48% 77 $477   $65,628,448 101
2003/11/07 60 $12,385 -66% 33 $375   $65,653,758 108

Daily Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
2003/07/25 2 $8,225,219   3,222 $2,553   $8,225,219 1
2003/07/26 5 $7,783,572 -5% 3,222 $2,416   $16,008,791 2
2003/07/27 5 $5,774,850 -26% 3,222 $1,792   $21,783,641 3
2003/07/28 5 $2,640,000 -54% 3,222 $819   $24,424,000 4
2003/07/29 5 $2,509,000 -5% 3,222 $779   $26,933,000 5
2003/07/30 5 $2,158,000 -14% 3,222 $670   $29,091,000 6
2003/07/31 5 $2,168,000 n/c 3,222 $673   $31,260,000 7
2003/08/01 6 $3,555,042 +64% 3,222 $1,103   $34,814,593 8
2003/08/02 6 $4,443,803 +25% 3,222 $1,379   $39,258,396 9
2003/08/03 6 $3,340,619 -25% 3,222 $1,037   $42,599,015 10
2003/08/04 5 $1,673,000 -50% 3,222 $519   $44,272,000 11
2003/08/05 5 $1,613,000 -4% 3,222 $501   $45,885,000 12
2003/08/06 6 $1,327,000 -18% 3,222 $412   $47,212,000 13
2003/08/07 6 $1,287,000 -3% 3,222 $399   $48,499,000 14
2003/08/08 8 $1,548,157 +20% 3,036 $510   $50,046,941 15
2003/08/09 8 $2,093,860 +35% 3,036 $690   $52,140,801 16
2003/08/10 8 $1,579,038 -25% 3,036 $520   $53,719,839 17
2003/08/11 8 $703,000 -55% 3,036 $232   $54,422,839 18
2003/08/12 7 $741,000 +5% 3,036 $244   $55,163,839 19
2003/08/13 7 $637,000 -14% 3,036 $210   $55,800,839 20
2003/08/14 8 $490,000 -23% 3,036 $161   $56,290,839 21
2003/08/19 10 $388,000   1,926 $201   $59,826,000 26
2003/08/20 10 $359,000 -7% 1,926 $186   $60,185,000 27

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
2003/07/25 5 $31,259,551   3,222 $9,702   $31,259,551 7
2003/08/01 6 $17,239,233 -45% 3,222 $5,350   $48,498,784 14
2003/08/08 8 $7,793,262 -55% 3,036 $2,567   $56,292,046 21
2003/08/15 11 $4,211,616 -46% 1,926 $2,187   $60,503,662 28
2003/08/22 13 $2,066,557 -51% 1,272 $1,625   $62,570,219 35
2003/08/29 18 $1,618,667 -22% 1,030 $1,572   $64,188,886 42
2003/09/05 24 $572,812 -65% 676 $847   $64,761,698 49
2003/09/12 35 $246,989 -57% 382 $647   $65,008,687 56
2003/09/19 49 $88,747 -64% 114 $778   $65,097,434 63
2003/09/26 63 $45,343 -49% 79 $574   $65,142,777 70
2003/10/03 63 $34,872 -23% 54 $646   $65,177,649 77
2003/10/10 30 $180,323 +417% 200 $902   $65,357,972 84
2003/10/17 33 $139,226 -23% 177 $787   $65,497,198 91
2003/10/24 39 $94,488 -32% 130 $727   $65,591,686 98
2003/10/31 46 $49,687 -47% 77 $645   $65,641,373 105
2003/11/07 64 $12,385 -75% 33 $375   $65,653,758 112

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