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The Life of Brian (1979)

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $20,008,693Details
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Metrics

Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists


Movie Details

Production Budget:$4,000,000
Domestic Releases: August 17th, 1979 (Wide) by Warner Bros.
April 30th, 2004 (Limited) by Rainbow Releasing
MPAA Rating: Not Rated
Franchise: Monty Python
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Keywords: Same Actor, Multiple Roles, Religious
Source:Original Screenplay
Genre:Comedy
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Historical Fiction
Production Countries: United Kingdom

Ranking on other Records and Milestones

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Date
Days In
Release
Biggest Opening Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 5,775 $140,044 Aug 17, 1979 3

Cast

   Wise Man #2/Brian Cohen/Biggus Dickus
   Various Roles
   Various Roles
   Various roles
   Various Roles
   Various Roles
Kenneth Colley    Jesus

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Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1979/08/17 4 $140,044   5 $28,009   $140,044 3
2004/04/30 68 $26,376   4 $6,594   $19,424,540 9,026
2004/05/07 51 $42,277 +60% 11 $3,843   $19,477,365 9,033
2004/05/14 60 $40,886 -3% 13 $3,145   $19,535,947 9,040
2004/05/21 41 $72,969 +78% 24 $3,040   $19,627,006 9,047
2004/05/28 42 $69,609 -5% 28 $2,486   $19,726,407 9,054
2004/06/04 49 $43,123 -38% 23 $1,875   $19,813,769 9,061
2004/06/11 58 $28,151 -35% 20 $1,408   $19,862,459 9,068
2004/06/18 57 $23,732 -16% 17 $1,396   $19,900,587 9,075
2004/06/25 69 $9,369 -61% 9 $1,041   $19,923,859 9,082
2004/07/02 70 $8,969 -4% 8 $1,121   $19,937,538 9,089
2004/07/09 64 $9,281 +3% 7 $1,326   $19,952,724 9,096
2004/07/16 70 $8,421 -9% 9 $936   $19,967,244 9,103
2004/07/23 89 $4,416 -48% 5 $883   $19,976,774 9,110
2004/07/30 74 $4,406 n/c 6 $734   $19,985,982 9,117
2004/08/20 93 $1,960   1 $1,960   $19,989,734 9,138
2004/08/27 86 $2,282 +16% 2 $1,141   $19,992,016 9,145
2004/09/03 83 $4,766 +109% 3 $1,589   $19,999,755 9,152
2004/09/17 93 $6,868   6 $1,145   $20,008,693 9,166
2004/09/24 91 $7,838 +14% 9 $871   $620,410 9,173
2004/10/01 86 $8,370 +7% 20 $419   $632,342 9,180
2004/10/22 114 $2,177   4 $544   $646,124 9,201

Daily Box Office Performance

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
2004/04/30 63 $36,924   4 $9,231   $19,435,088 9,030
2004/05/07 53 $59,973 +62% 11 $5,452   $19,495,061 9,037
2004/05/14 60 $58,976 -2% 13 $4,537   $19,554,037 9,044
2004/05/21 43 $102,761 +74% 24 $4,282   $19,656,798 9,051
2004/05/28 42 $113,848 +11% 28 $4,066   $19,770,646 9,058
2004/06/04 51 $63,662 -44% 23 $2,768   $19,834,308 9,065
2004/06/11 62 $42,547 -33% 20 $2,127   $19,876,855 9,072
2004/06/18 56 $37,635 -12% 17 $2,214   $19,914,490 9,079
2004/06/25 53 $14,079 -63% 9 $1,564   $19,928,569 9,086
2004/07/02 72 $14,874 +6% 8 $1,859   $19,943,443 9,093
2004/07/09 66 $15,380 +3% 7 $2,197   $19,958,823 9,100
2004/07/16 69 $13,535 -12% 9 $1,504   $19,972,358 9,107
2004/07/23 73 $9,218 -32% 5 $1,844   $19,981,576 9,114
2004/07/30 72 $6,198 -33% 6 $1,033   $19,987,774 9,121
2004/08/20 89 $1,960   1 $1,960   $19,989,734 9,142
2004/08/27 79 $5,255 +168% 2 $2,628   $19,994,989 9,149
2004/09/03 82 $6,836 +30% 3 $2,279   $20,001,825 9,156
2004/09/24 83 $11,400   9 $1,267   $623,972 9,177