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Life, or Something Like It (2002)

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $14,448,589Details
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  1. Summary
  2. News
  3. Box Office
  4. Video Sales
  5. Full Financials
  6. Cast & Crew
  7. Trailer

Metrics

Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists


Movie Details

Production Budget:$40,000,000
Domestic Releases: April 26th, 2002 (Wide) by 20th Century Fox
MPAA Rating: PG-13 for sexual content, brief violence and language
Running Time: 104 minutes
Comparisons: vs. The Ugly Truth
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Keywords: News, Romance
Source:Original Screenplay
Genre:Romantic Comedy
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Contemporary Fiction
Production Companies: Regency Enterprises
Production Countries: United States

Ranking on other Records and Milestones

RecordRankRevenueChart
Date
Days In
Release
Biggest 10th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 4,008 $5,316 Jun 28, 2002 66
Biggest 9th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 4,306 $6,701 Jun 21, 2002 59
Biggest 8th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 4,526 $10,097 Jun 14, 2002 52
Biggest 7th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 4,520 $22,154 Jun 7, 2002 45
Biggest 6th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 4,540 $41,601 May 31, 2002 38
Biggest 5th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 4,763 $58,151 May 24, 2002 31
Biggest 4th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 3,729 $410,444 May 17, 2002 24
Biggest 3rd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 3,308 $1,410,110 May 10, 2002 17
Biggest 2nd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 2,922 $3,182,255 May 3, 2002 10
Biggest Opening Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 2,543 $6,219,234 Apr 26, 2002 3
Widest Opening Weekend 1,418 2,604 Apr 26, 2002 3

Cast

   Lanie Kerigan
   Tony Scanlon
Tony Shalhoub    Prophet Jack
Stockard Channing    Deborah Connors
Christian Kane    Cal Cooper
Melissa Errico    Andrea
James Gammon    Pat Kerrigan
Lisa Thornhill    Lanie's sister
Gregory Itzin    Dennis
Max Baker    Vin
Andromeda Dunker    Mo
Jesse James Rutherford    Tommy
Veena Sood    Doctor
Eric Snellman    George
Theron Zahn    Steve
Paul Morgan Stetler    Limo Driver
David Dunard    Striker Bob
Johnny Willis    Striker #1
Tawnya Pettiford-Wates    Striker #2
Vincent Fluck    Club Kid
P.J. Prinsloo    Another Club Kid
Tony Doupe    Man #1 in Sports Bar
Jamie Moss    Man #2 in Sports Bar
Barry Michael Greene    Maitre d'
Pamela Martin    KQMO Anchorwoman
Jill Krop    Strike News Anchor
Johnathan Brownlee    Morning Show Host
Catherine Lough Haggquist    Morning Show Hostess
Amanda Tapping    Carrie Maddox
Dan Lewis    Jake Manning
Margo Myers    Lori Ruben
Christopher Shyer    Mark Laughlin
Steve Pool    Weatherman Sam
Michelle Esteban    Hope Carmichael
Suleka Mathew    Airline Attendant
Marika Anuik    Lanie-10 Years Old
Ashlyn Morgan Williams    Lanie-5 Years Old
Kasey Stevens    Gwen-5 Years Old
Sean Watson    High School Teenager
John C. Havens    Plaza Doorman
Shannon Powell    Lanie's Mother
Kristine Beuerleine    Gwen's Daughter
Scott Beuerleine    Gwen's Son
Bruce Dawson    Gwen's Husband
Blake Willet    NYC Cop
James Owen    KQMO News Director
George Catalano    Control Room Tech
Patrick McEnroe    Rick
Appollonia Vanova    Stewardess
Shawn Bordoff    Frightened Flyer
Angela Moore    Airport Guard
Dick Henley    Plaza Bell Man
Alexander Kalugin    Russian Driver
Rick Tae    Fan
Peter Kelamis    AMUSA Producer
Berend McKenzie    Makeup Guy
Eileen Pedde    Stage Manager
Victoria Deschanel    Woman at Cafe
Henry O. Watson    Man at Cafe
Tim Watters    Bill Clinton
Brent Mendenhall    George Bush
Tracy Trueman    Pete's Ex Wife
Jack Heptonstall    Farmer Hubberd
Lyle Campbell    Man on Plane
Riley Cantner    Kid with Cold
Ken Whelan    Police Officer #2
Michael Arthur    Police Officer #3
Peter Epstein    New York Gunman
Heidi Hoppenfeld    Executive Assistant
Gary Lindsay    Reporter #1
Natasha Smith    Reporter #2
John Sharify    Reporter #3
Tracy Vedder    Reporter #4
Mike James    Reporter #5

Production and Technical Credits

Director   
Screenwriter    Scott Shepherd
Screenwriter    Dana Stevens
Story Creator    Scott Shepherd
Producer    Arnon Milchan
Producer    John Davis
Producer    Chi-Li Wong
Producer    Toby Jaffe
Executive Producer    Ric Kidney
Executive Producer    Ken Atchity
Executive Producer    Teddy Zee
Production Designer    Bill Groom
Editor    Trudy Ship
Composer    David Newman
Director of Photography    Stephen H. Burum
Assistant Director    Jeffrey Wetzel
Unit Production Manager    Ric Kidney
Unit Production Manager    Anne Simonet
Production Supervisor    Shelly Kidney
Art Director    Helen Jarvis
Set Decorator    Lesley Beale
Second Unit Camera    Karl Herrmann
Costume Designer    Aggie Rodgers
Additional Editor    Craig Hayes
Sound Mixer    Rob Young
Sound Mixer    Richard Lightstone
Sound Mixer    William Sarokin
Re-recording Mixer    Andy D'Addario
Re-recording Mixer    Tim Chau
Supervising Sound Editor    Nils C. Jensen
Supervising Sound Editor    Carmen Baker
Sound Editor    David Kern
Sound Editor    Nancy Macleod
Sound Editor    Piero Mura
Sound Designer    Tim Chau
Supervising Dialogue Editor    Jim Brookshire
Dialogue Editor    Vanessa Lapato
Dialogue Editor    Susan Kurtz
Music Editor    Brent Brooks
Make up    Victoria Down
Hairstylist    Sherry Gygli
Executive Music Producer    Budd Carr
Casting Director    Sharon Bialy
Casting Director    Coreen Mayrs
Stunt Coordinator    Scott Ateah
Stunt Coordinator    Fred Lerner
Stunt Coordinator    G. A. Aguilar

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
2002/04/26 5 $6,219,234   2,604 $2,388   $6,219,234 3
2002/05/03 5 $3,182,255 -49% 2,607 $1,221   $10,922,247 10
2002/05/10 10 $1,410,110 -56% 1,866 $756   $13,202,385 17
2002/05/17 19 $410,444 -71% 649 $632   $14,049,397 24
2002/05/24 38 $58,151 -86% 123 $473   $14,297,710 31
2002/05/31 38 $41,601 -28% 91 $457   $14,359,755 38
2002/06/07 46 $22,154 -47% 54 $410   $14,400,987 45
2002/06/14 61 $10,097 -54% 30 $337   $14,422,554 52
2002/06/21 73 $6,701 -34% 31 $216   $14,437,993 59
2002/06/28 82 $5,316 -21% 13 $409   $14,448,589 66

Daily Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
2002/04/26 4 $2,288,000   2,604 $879   $2,288,000 1
2002/04/27 4 $2,564,000 +12% 2,604 $985   $4,852,000 2
2002/04/28 7 $1,459,000 -43% 2,606 $560   $6,219,234 3
2002/04/29 4 $391,000 -73% 2,606 $150   $6,611,000 4
2002/04/30 4 $425,000 +9% 2,606 $163   $7,036,000 5
2002/05/01 4 $369,000 -13% 2,606 $142   $7,405,000 6
2002/05/02 4 $335,000 -9% 2,606 $129   $7,740,000 7
2002/05/03 4 $1,221,000 +264% 2,609 $468   $9,010,000 8
2002/05/04 6 $1,297,000 +6% 2,609 $497   $10,258,000 9
2002/05/05 8 $620,000 -52% 2,609 $238   $10,922,247 10
2002/05/06 6 $201,000 -68% 2,607 $77   $11,123,000 11
2002/05/07 5 $245,000 +22% 2,607 $94   $11,367,000 12
2002/05/08 5 $212,000 -13% 2,607 $81   $11,580,000 13
2002/05/09 5 $212,000 n/c 2,607 $81   $11,792,000 14
2002/05/10 8 $433,881 +105% 1,866 $233   $12,226,156 15
2002/05/11 11 $571,773 +32% 1,866 $306   $12,797,929 16
2002/05/12 9 $404,456 -29% 1,866 $217   $13,202,385 17
2002/05/13 9 $128,000 -68% 1,866 $69   $13,330,000 18
2002/05/14 9 $137,000 +7% 1,866 $73   $13,468,000 19
2002/05/15 9 $118,000 -14% 1,866 $63   $13,586,000 20

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
2002/04/26 5 $7,739,992   2,604 $2,972   $7,739,992 7
2002/05/03 5 $4,052,283 -48% 2,607 $1,554   $11,792,275 14
2002/05/10 11 $1,846,678 -54% 1,866 $990   $13,638,953 21
2002/05/17 19 $600,606 -67% 649 $925   $14,239,559 28
2002/05/24 37 $78,595 -87% 123 $639   $14,318,154 35
2002/05/31 40 $60,679 -23% 91 $667   $14,378,833 42
2002/06/07 46 $33,624 -45% 54 $623   $14,412,457 49
2002/06/14 57 $18,835 -44% 30 $628   $14,431,292 56
2002/06/21 69 $11,981 -36% 31 $386   $14,443,273 63
2002/06/28 79 $5,316 -56% 13 $409   $14,448,589 70

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