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The Limey (1999)

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $3,193,102Details
International Box Office $2,836,945
Worldwide Box Office $6,030,047
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Metrics

Rotten Tomatoes
Critics Certified FreshAudience Upright
Critics
93% - Certified Fresh
Audience
79% - Upright

Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists

RecordRankAmount
Top 1999 Movies at the Domestic Box Office 171 $3,193,102
Top 1999 Limited Release Movies at the Domestic Box Office 34 $3,193,102
Highest Weekend Theater Average for Limited Release Movies 30,982 $1,223
Highest Weekend Theater Average for Limited Release Movies 23,209 $1,690
Highest Weekend Theater Average for Limited Release Movies 37,395 $956
Highest Weekend Theater Average for Limited Release Movies 17,373 $2,234
Highest Weekend Theater Average for Limited Release Movies 28,068 $1,372
Highest Weekend Theater Average for Limited Release Movies 5,250 $5,804
Highest Weekend Theater Average for Limited Release Movies 25,990 $1,496
Highest Weekend Theater Average for Limited Release Movies 10,314 $3,484
Highest Weekend Theater Average for Limited Release Movies 23,994 $1,630
Highest Weekend Theater Average for Limited Release Movies 36,785 $980
Highest Weekend Theater Average for Limited Release Movies 8,791 $3,944
Highest Weekend Theater Average for Limited Release Movies 18,928 $2,064
Highest Weekend Theater Average for Limited Release Movies 39,854 $869
Highest Weekend Theater Average for Limited Release Movies 16,044 $2,399
Highest Weekend Theater Average for Limited Release Movies 27,058 $1,431
Highest Weekend Theater Average for Limited Release Movies 24,699 $1,579
Highest Weekend Theater Average for Limited Release Movies 1,912 $11,007
All Time Worldwide Box Office 6,953 $6,030,047
All Time International Box Office 4,621 $2,836,945
All Time Domestic Inflation Adjusted Box Office for Limited Release Movies 636 $5,282,339
All Time Domestic Inflation Adjusted Box Office 5,739 $5,282,339
All Time Domestic Highest Grossing Limited Release Movies 758 $3,193,102
All Time Domestic Box Office 6,382 $3,193,102

Movie Details

Production Budget:$10,000,000
Domestic Releases: October 8th, 1999 (Limited) by Artisan
MPAA Rating: R for violence and language
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Keywords: Film Noir
Source:Original Screenplay
Genre:Drama
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Contemporary Fiction
Production Countries: United States

Ranking on other Records and Milestones

RecordRankAmountChart
Date
Days In
Release
Biggest 17th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,197 $22,447 Jan 28, 2000 115
Biggest 17th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 315 $22,447 Jan 28, 2000 115
Highest Theater Average 17th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 238 $1,496 Jan 28, 2000 115
Biggest 16th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,461 $20,276 Jan 21, 2000 108
Biggest 16th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 396 $20,276 Jan 21, 2000 108
Highest Theater Average 16th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 224 $1,690 Jan 21, 2000 108
Biggest 15th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,301 $49,139 Jan 14, 2000 101
Biggest 15th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 269 $49,139 Jan 14, 2000 101
Highest Theater Average 15th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 135 $2,234 Jan 14, 2000 101
Biggest 14th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,813 $27,718 Jan 7, 2000 94
Biggest 14th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 457 $27,718 Jan 7, 2000 94
Highest Theater Average 14th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 297 $1,630 Jan 7, 2000 94
Biggest 13th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 2,236 $19,201 Dec 31, 1999 87
Biggest 13th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 629 $19,201 Dec 31, 1999 87
Highest Theater Average 13th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 467 $1,372 Dec 31, 1999 87
Biggest 12th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 2,612 $17,380 Dec 24, 1999 80
Biggest 12th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 753 $17,380 Dec 24, 1999 80
Highest Theater Average 12th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 1,024 $869 Dec 24, 1999 80
Biggest 11th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 2,158 $61,709 Dec 17, 1999 73
Biggest 11th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 480 $61,709 Dec 17, 1999 73
Highest Theater Average 11th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 997 $980 Dec 17, 1999 73
Biggest 10th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 2,220 $84,171 Dec 10, 1999 66
Biggest 10th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 475 $84,171 Dec 10, 1999 66
Highest Theater Average 10th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 1,159 $956 Dec 10, 1999 66
Biggest 9th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 2,242 $113,738 Dec 3, 1999 59
Biggest 9th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 469 $113,738 Dec 3, 1999 59
Highest Theater Average 9th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 1,000 $1,223 Dec 3, 1999 59
Biggest 8th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 2,375 $145,228 Nov 26, 1999 52
Biggest 8th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 472 $145,228 Nov 26, 1999 52
Highest Theater Average 8th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 830 $1,579 Nov 26, 1999 52
Biggest 7th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 2,955 $133,086 Nov 19, 1999 45
Biggest 7th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 603 $133,086 Nov 19, 1999 45
Highest Theater Average 7th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 1,221 $1,431 Nov 19, 1999 45
Biggest 6th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 3,394 $154,765 Nov 12, 1999 38
Biggest 6th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 659 $154,765 Nov 12, 1999 38
Highest Theater Average 6th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 858 $2,064 Nov 12, 1999 38
Biggest 5th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 3,538 $251,888 Nov 5, 1999 31
Biggest 5th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 569 $251,888 Nov 5, 1999 31
Highest Theater Average 5th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 968 $2,399 Nov 5, 1999 31
Biggest 4th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 3,899 $348,383 Oct 29, 1999 24
Biggest 4th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 511 $348,383 Oct 29, 1999 24
Highest Theater Average 4th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 773 $3,484 Oct 29, 1999 24
Biggest 3rd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 4,371 $378,616 Oct 22, 1999 17
Biggest 3rd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 503 $378,616 Oct 22, 1999 17
Highest Theater Average 3rd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 1,004 $3,944 Oct 22, 1999 17
Biggest 2nd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 5,064 $232,141 Oct 15, 1999 10
Biggest 2nd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 741 $232,141 Oct 15, 1999 10
Highest Theater Average 2nd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 1,153 $5,804 Oct 15, 1999 10
Biggest Opening Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 5,584 $187,122 Oct 8, 1999 3
Biggest Opening Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 950 $187,122 Oct 8, 1999 3
Highest Theater Average Opening Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 1,233 $11,007 Oct 8, 1999 3
Top 1999 Theater Average Limited Release Movies at the Domestic Box Office 72 $11,007 Oct 8, 1999 3
Top Grossing Movies Never to Go Into Wide Release 938 $3,193,102 Oct 8, 1999 0
Top Movies Never to Reach Number One at the Domestic Box Office Chart 4,359 $3,193,102 Oct 8, 1999 0
Widest Expansion for Limited Release Movies 840 88 Oct 8, 1999 0

Cast

Terence Stamp    Wilson
Peter Fonda    Valentine
Lesley Ann Warren    Elaine
Luis Guzman    Ed
Barry Newman    Avery
Joe Dallesandro    Uncle John
Nicky Katt    Stacy
Amelia Heinle    Adhara
Melissa George    Jennifer
Jim Jenkins    Party Guy
Johnny Sanchez    Valet
Brooke Marie Bridges    Child Actress
Matthew Kimbrough    Tom
David Ward    Edward Ford (cab driver)
Bill Duke    Head DEA Agent
Carl Ciarfalio    Warehouse Thug

Production and Technical Credits

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Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1999/10/08 26 $187,122   17 $11,007   $187,122 3
1999/10/15 25 $232,141 +24% 40 $5,804   $504,330 10
1999/10/22 21 $378,616 +63% 96 $3,944   $982,923 17
1999/10/29 21 $348,383 -8% 100 $3,484   $1,474,781 24
1999/11/05 27 $251,888 -28% 105 $2,399   $1,868,289 31
1999/11/12 34 $154,765 -39% 75 $2,064   $2,132,774 38
1999/11/19 33 $133,086 -14% 93 $1,431   $2,327,279 45
1999/11/26 35 $145,228 +9% 92 $1,579   $2,541,454 52
1999/12/03 36 $113,738 -22% 93 $1,223   $2,708,562 59
1999/12/10 40 $84,171 -26% 88 $956   $2,838,836 66
1999/12/17 44 $61,709 -27% 63 $980   $2,934,362 73
1999/12/24 63 $17,380 -72% 20 $869   $2,977,969 80
1999/12/31 70 $19,201 +10% 14 $1,372   $3,020,829 87
2000/01/07 63 $27,718 +44% 17 $1,630   $3,059,629 94
2000/01/14 57 $49,139 +77% 22 $2,234   $3,122,129 101
2000/01/21 66 $20,276 -59% 12 $1,690   $3,160,928 108
2000/01/28 70 $22,447 +11% 15 $1,496   $3,193,102 115

Daily Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1999/10/08 20 $47,000   17 $2,765   $47,000 1
1999/10/09 20 $78,000 +66% 17 $4,588   $125,000 2
1999/10/10 20 $60,000 -23% 17 $3,529   $187,122 3
1999/10/11 20 $31,433 -48% 17 $1,849   $218,555 4
1999/10/14 19 $18,750   17 $1,103   $271,910 7
1999/10/24 20 $111,000   96 $1,156   $982,923 17
1999/10/25 17 $34,113 -69% 96 $355   $1,017,036 18
1999/10/26 18 $36,293 +6% 96 $378   $1,053,329 19
1999/10/27 17 $32,622 -10% 96 $340   $1,085,951 20
1999/10/28 19 $36,057 +11% 96 $376   $1,122,008 21
1999/10/31 19 $96,000   100 $960   $1,474,781 24
1999/11/01 17 $28,677 -70% 100 $287   $1,503,458 25
1999/11/02 16 $37,986 +32% 100 $380   $1,541,444 26
1999/11/03 16 $34,447 -9% 100 $344   $1,575,891 27
1999/11/04 18 $31,553 -8% 100 $316   $1,607,444 28
1999/11/08 20 $21,225   105 $202   $1,889,514 32

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1999/10/08 26 $272,189   17 $16,011   $272,189 7
1999/10/15 25 $332,118 +22% 40 $8,303   $604,307 14
1999/10/22 22 $522,091 +57% 96 $5,438   $1,126,398 21
1999/10/29 23 $490,003 -6% 100 $4,900   $1,616,401 28
1999/11/05 27 $361,608 -26% 105 $3,444   $1,978,009 35
1999/11/12 34 $216,184 -40% 75 $2,882   $2,194,193 42
1999/11/19 33 $202,033 -7% 93 $2,172   $2,396,226 49
1999/11/26 34 $198,598 -2% 92 $2,159   $2,594,824 56
1999/12/03 37 $159,841 -20% 93 $1,719   $2,754,665 63
1999/12/10 39 $117,988 -26% 88 $1,341   $2,872,653 70
1999/12/17 46 $87,936 -25% 63 $1,396   $2,960,589 77
1999/12/24 59 $41,039 -53% 20 $2,052   $3,001,628 84
1999/12/31 71 $30,283 -26% 14 $2,163   $3,031,911 91
2000/01/07 60 $41,079 +36% 17 $2,416   $3,072,990 98
2000/01/14 52 $67,662 +65% 22 $3,076   $3,140,652 105
2000/01/21 64 $30,003 -56% 12 $2,500   $3,170,655 112
2000/01/28 74 $22,447 -25% 15 $1,496   $3,193,102 119