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The Majestic (2001)

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $27,796,042Details
International Box Office $9,510,292
Worldwide Box Office $37,306,334
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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 Upright
Critics
42% - Rotten
Audience
60% - Upright

Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists


Movie Details

Production Budget:$72,000,000
Domestic Releases: December 21st, 2001 (Wide) by Warner Bros.
Video Release: June 18th, 2002 by Warner Home Video, released as Majestic, The
MPAA Rating: PG for language and mile thematic elements
Running Time: 152 minutes
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Source:Original Screenplay
Genre:Drama
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Historical Fiction
Production Companies: Castle Rock Entertainment, Village Roadshow Productions, NPV Entertainment, Darkwoods
Production Countries: United States

Ranking on other Records and Milestones

RecordRankRevenueChart
Date
Days In
Release
Biggest 12th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 2,264 $31,954 Mar 8, 2002 80
Biggest 11th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 2,204 $56,207 Mar 1, 2002 73
Biggest 10th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,803 $130,498 Feb 22, 2002 66
Biggest 9th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,887 $163,482 Feb 15, 2002 59
Biggest 8th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 4,286 $14,386 Feb 8, 2002 52
Biggest 7th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 3,994 $43,115 Feb 1, 2002 45
Biggest 6th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 3,793 $96,533 Jan 25, 2002 38
Biggest 5th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 2,632 $658,944 Jan 18, 2002 31
Biggest 4th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 2,531 $1,477,680 Jan 11, 2002 24
Biggest 3rd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 2,173 $3,187,261 Jan 4, 2002 17
Biggest 2nd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 2,025 $5,422,482 Dec 28, 2001 10
Biggest Opening Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 2,963 $4,904,339 Dec 21, 2001 3
Widest Opening Weekend 1,768 2,361 Dec 21, 2001 3

Cast

   Peter Appleton/Luke Trimble
Bob Balaban    Elvin Clyde
Brent Briscoe    Sheriff Cecil Coleman
Jeffrey DeMunn    Ernie Cole
   Sandra Sinclair
Allen Garfield    Leo Kubelsky
Hal Holbrook    Congressman Doyle
Laurie Holden    Adele Stanton
Martin Landau    Harry Trimble
Ron Rifkin    Kevin Bannerman
David Ogden Stiers    Doc Stanton
James Whitmore    Stan Keller
Gerry Black    Emmett Smith
Karl Bury    Bob Leffert
Catherine Dent    Mabel
Shawn Doyle    Federal Agent Saunders
Brian Howe    Carl Leffert/Studio Boss
Chelcie Ross    Avery Wyatt
Daniel von Bargen    FBI Agent Ellerby
Susan Willis    Irene Terwilliger
Matt Wiens    Spencer Wyatt
Mario Roccuzzo    Jerry the Bartender
Frank Collison    Subpoena Server
Bill Gratton    Daley
Ginger Williams    Louise
Ken Magee    Coastal Engineer
Csilla Blake-Horvath    Nurse Muriel
April Ortiz    Vera
Larry Cox    Grauman's Usher
Julie Richardson    Grauman's Bon-Bon Girl
Scotty Leavenworth    Boy on Beach
Grant Vaught    Boy on Beach
Bob Wells    Reverend
Kevin DeMunn    Western Union Man
Earl Bowen    Newsreel Announcer
Bruce Campbell    Brett Armstrong/Roland
Cliff Curtis    The Evil But Handsome Prince Khalid
Michael Sloane    Kindly Old Professor Meredith
Garry Marshall    Studio Executive
Paul Mazursky    Studio Executive
Sydney Pollack    Studio Executive
Carl Reiner    Studio Executive
Rob Reiner    Studio Executive
Matt Damon    Luke Trimble

Production and Technical Credits

Director   
Screenwriter    Michael Sloane
Producer    Frank Darabont
Executive Producer    Jim Behnke
Director of Photography    David Tattersall
Production Designer    Gregory Melton
Editor    Jim Page
Costume Designer    Karyn Wagner
Composer    Mark Isham
Associate Producer    Linda Fields Hill
Associate Producer    Michael Sloane
Associate Producer    Anna Garduno
First Assistant Director    K.C. Colwell
Production Manager    Jim Behnke
Production Supervisor    Alison Harstedt
Art Director    Tom Walsh
Set Decorator    Natali Pope
Additional Photography-Underwater Photography    Michael Ferris
Visual Effects Supervisor    Charles Gibson
Special Effects Coordinator    Darrell Pritchett
Costume Supervisor    Mark A. Peterson
Sound Mixer    Mark Ulano
Re-recording Mixer    Terry Porter
Re-recording Mixer    Mel Metcalfe
Re-recording Mixer    Dean Zupancic
Supervising Sound Editor    Richard L. Anderson
Sound Effects Editor    George Simpson
Sound Effects Editor    Marvin Walowitz
Sound Effects Editor    Steve Lee
Sound Effects Editor    Michael Chock
Dialogue Editor    Piero Mura
Music Editor    Tom Carlson
Make up    William Corso
Make up    Douglas Noe
Hairstylist    Nina Paskowitz
Hairstylist    Katherine Rees
Casting Director    Deborah Aquila
Stunt Coordinator    Pat Banta

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Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
2001/12/21 8 $4,904,339   2,361 $2,077   $4,904,339 3
2001/12/28 10 $5,422,482 +11% 2,361 $2,297   $18,913,608 10
2002/01/04 12 $3,187,261 -41% 2,361 $1,350   $23,458,487 17
2002/01/11 16 $1,477,680 -54% 1,905 $776   $25,732,226 24
2002/01/18 22 $658,944 -55% 1,203 $548   $26,942,769 31
2002/01/25 35 $96,533 -85% 250 $386   $27,172,401 38
2002/02/01 48 $43,115 -55% 126 $342   $27,244,704 45
2002/02/08 61 $14,386 -67% 45 $320   $27,274,386 52
2002/02/15 37 $163,482 +1,036% 278 $588   $27,470,136 59
2002/02/22 36 $130,498 -20% 269 $485   $27,646,981 66
2002/03/01 47 $56,207 -57% 133 $423   $27,745,194 73
2002/03/08 56 $31,954 -43% 75 $426   $27,796,042 80

Daily Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
2001/12/21 8 $1,523,000   2,361 $645   $1,523,000 1
2001/12/22 8 $1,796,000 +18% 2,361 $761   $3,296,000 2
2001/12/23 8 $1,509,000 -16% 2,361 $639   $4,805,000 3
2001/12/24 6 $1,032,000 -32% 2,361 $437   $5,740,000 4
2001/12/25 9 $1,628,000 +58% 2,361 $690   $7,366,207 5
2001/12/26 11 $1,425,000 -12% 2,361 $604   $8,791,000 6
2001/12/27 10 $1,395,000 -2% 2,361 $591   $10,186,000 7
2001/12/28 10 $1,796,000 +29% 2,361 $761   $11,982,000 8
2001/12/29 10 $2,037,000 +13% 2,361 $863   $14,019,000 9
2001/12/30 10 $1,812,000 -11% 2,361 $767   $15,831,000 10
2001/12/31 10 $1,544,000 -15% 2,361 $654   $17,375,000 11
2002/01/01 9 $1,822,000 +18% 2,361 $772   $18,913,608 12

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
2001/12/21 7 $13,491,126   2,361 $5,714   $13,491,126 7
2001/12/28 10 $6,780,100 -50% 2,361 $2,872   $20,271,226 14
2002/01/04 12 $3,983,320 -41% 2,361 $1,687   $24,254,546 21
2002/01/11 17 $2,029,279 -49% 1,905 $1,065   $26,283,825 28
2002/01/18 22 $792,043 -61% 1,203 $658   $27,075,868 35
2002/01/25 38 $125,721 -84% 250 $503   $27,201,589 42
2002/02/01 48 $58,411 -54% 126 $464   $27,260,000 49
2002/02/08 50 $46,654 -20% 45 $1,037   $27,306,654 56
2002/02/15 35 $209,829 +350% 278 $755   $27,516,483 63
2002/02/22 36 $172,504 -18% 269 $641   $27,688,987 70
2002/03/01 48 $75,101 -56% 133 $565   $27,764,088 77
2002/03/08 63 $31,954 -57% 75 $426   $27,796,042 84

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