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Love Don't Cost a Thing (2003)

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $21,897,389Details
International Box Office $39,846
Worldwide Box Office $21,937,235
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  6. Cast & Crew
  7. Trailer

Metrics

Rotten Tomatoes
Critics RottenAudience Upright
Critics
13% - Rotten
Audience
65% - Upright

Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists


Movie Details

Domestic Releases: December 12th, 2003 (Wide) by Warner Bros.
MPAA Rating: PG-13 for sexual content/humor (previously rated R)
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Keywords: Romance
Source:Remake
Genre:Romantic Comedy
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Dramatization
Production Countries: United States

Ranking on other Records and Milestones

RecordRankRevenueChart
Date
Days In
Release
Biggest 13th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 2,049 $26,982 Mar 5, 2004 87
Biggest 12th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 2,113 $41,546 Feb 27, 2004 80
Biggest 11th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 2,117 $63,980 Feb 20, 2004 73
Biggest 10th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 2,128 $90,664 Feb 13, 2004 66
Biggest 9th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 3,884 $14,000 Feb 6, 2004 59
Biggest 8th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 3,726 $33,631 Jan 30, 2004 52
Biggest 7th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 3,190 $102,675 Jan 23, 2004 45
Biggest 6th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 3,101 $203,229 Jan 16, 2004 38
Biggest 5th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 2,745 $572,063 Jan 9, 2004 31
Biggest 4th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 2,196 $1,921,466 Jan 2, 2004 24
Biggest 3rd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 2,302 $2,953,073 Dec 26, 2003 17
Biggest 2nd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 2,638 $3,750,265 Dec 19, 2003 10
Biggest Opening Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 2,520 $6,315,311 Dec 12, 2003 3
Widest Opening Weekend 2,434 1,844 Dec 12, 2003 3

Cast

Nick Cannon    Alvin Johnson
Steve Harvey    Mr. Johnson, Alvin's Dad
Christina Milian    Paris Morgan
Kal Penn   
Kenan Thompson    Walter Colley

DVD Releases for April 27, 2004

April 26th, 2004

Every week films get a second chance at success from the home market; or, in some cases, a first chance at success. Here is a list of wide releases, limited releases and a few from the growing TV on DVD section. A couple of selections caught my eye this week, Love Actually - (Buy from Amazon) and Kids in the Hall - Season 1 both of which are my DVD pick of the week. More...

They Can't Blame the Snow This Time

December 15th, 2003

While the weekend after Thanksgiving is usually soft, the weekend after that usually sees a bit of a rebound. Last year, for instance, we saw a nearly 20% week-to-week increase at the box office. This year we weren't so lucky. No movie in the top five beat box office expectations, while a couple did place higher on the charts due to weaker than expected competition. This led to a drop of nearly 9% from last week and 13% from last year. More...

Two Way Race for Top Spot

December 12th, 2003

It's a two-way race for top spot this weekend with Something's Gotta Give targeting a mature audience while Stuck on You goes for the decidedly immature. A third movie, Love Don't Cost a Thing is also opening wide but it might have trouble just making the top five. More...

Movie Websites Launches for December 5 - December 11

December 11th, 2003


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September 24th, 2003


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Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
2003/12/12 4 $6,315,311   1,844 $3,425   $6,315,311 3
2003/12/19 9 $3,750,265 -41% 1,844 $2,034   $11,192,300 10
2003/12/26 12 $2,953,073 -21% 1,133 $2,606   $16,431,144 17
2004/01/02 15 $1,921,466 -35% 1,015 $1,893   $20,178,317 24
2004/01/09 22 $572,063 -70% 677 $845   $21,052,622 31
2004/01/16 33 $203,229 -64% 265 $767   $21,366,709 38
2004/01/23 44 $102,675 -49% 119 $863   $21,534,143 45
2004/01/30 54 $33,631 -67% 71 $474   $21,585,256 52
2004/02/06 72 $14,000 -58% 24 $583   $21,606,927 59
2004/02/13 45 $90,664 +548% 156 $581   $21,701,022 66
2004/02/20 55 $63,980 -29% 111 $576   $21,803,258 73
2004/02/27 57 $41,546 -35% 73 $569   $21,861,424 80
2004/03/05 56 $26,982 -35% 47 $574   $21,897,389 87

Daily Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
2003/12/12 4 $2,200,000   1,844 $1,193   $2,200,000 1
2003/12/13 5 $2,893,771 +32% 1,844 $1,569   $5,105,615 2
2003/12/14 8 $1,209,696 -58% 1,844 $656   $6,315,311 3
2003/12/15 7 $286,000 -76% 1,844 $155   $6,601,000 4
2003/12/16 10 $261,000 -9% 1,844 $142   $6,862,000 5
2003/12/17 7 $266,000 +2% 1,844 $144   $7,129,000 6
2003/12/18 7 $313,000 +18% 1,844 $170   $7,442,000 7
2003/12/19 8 $1,100,000 +251% 1,844 $597   $8,500,000 8
2003/12/20 9 $1,555,615 +41% 1,844 $844   $10,162,467 9
2003/12/21 9 $1,029,833 -34% 1,844 $558   $11,192,300 10
2003/12/22 10 $576,224 -44% 1,844 $312   $11,768,524 11
2003/12/23 10 $580,000 +1% 1,844 $315   $12,348,524 12
2003/12/24 10 $277,000 -52% 1,844 $150   $12,625,524 13
2004/01/19 36 $37,569   265 $142   $21,404,278 39
2004/02/16 43 $17,016   156 $109   $21,718,038 67

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
2003/12/12 7 $7,442,035   1,844 $4,036   $7,442,035 7
2003/12/19 9 $6,036,036 -19% 1,844 $3,273   $13,478,071 14
2003/12/26 13 $4,778,780 -21% 1,133 $4,218   $18,256,851 21
2004/01/02 16 $2,223,708 -53% 1,015 $2,191   $20,480,559 28
2004/01/09 22 $682,921 -69% 677 $1,009   $21,163,480 35
2004/01/16 36 $267,988 -61% 265 $1,011   $21,431,468 42
2004/01/23 45 $120,157 -55% 119 $1,010   $21,551,625 49
2004/01/30 56 $41,302 -66% 71 $582   $21,592,927 56
2004/02/06 67 $17,431 -58% 24 $726   $21,610,358 63
2004/02/13 45 $128,920 +640% 156 $826   $21,739,278 70
2004/02/20 57 $80,600 -37% 111 $726   $21,819,878 77
2004/02/27 55 $50,529 -37% 73 $692   $21,870,407 84
2004/03/05 62 $26,982 -47% 47 $574   $21,897,389 91

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