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The Man (2005)

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $8,330,720Details
International Box Office $2,062,976
Worldwide Box Office $10,393,696
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  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:$20,000,000
Domestic Releases: September 9th, 2005 (Wide) by New Line
Video Release: January 17th, 2006 by New Line Home Video, released as Man, The
MPAA Rating: PG-13 for language, rude dialogue and some violence
Running Time: 78 minutes
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Source:Original Screenplay
Genre:Comedy
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Contemporary Fiction
Production Companies: Fried Films
Production Countries: United States

Ranking on other Records and Milestones

RecordRankRevenueChart
Date
Days In
Release
Biggest 5th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 5,598 $20,322 Oct 7, 2005 31
Biggest 4th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 4,946 $90,369 Sep 30, 2005 24
Biggest 3rd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 4,334 $381,622 Sep 23, 2005 17
Biggest 2nd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 3,574 $2,009,547 Sep 16, 2005 10
Biggest Opening Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 3,237 $4,065,014 Sep 9, 2005 3
Widest Opening Weekend 2,167 2,040 Sep 9, 2005 3

Cast

   Derrick Vann
   Andy Fiddler
Miguel Ferrer    Agent Peters
Luke Gross    Joey/Kane
Anthony Mackie    Booty
Susie Essman    Lt. Rita Carbone
Gigi Rice    Susan
Rachael Crawford    Dara Vann
Philip Akin    Second I.A. Agent
Christopher Murray    Homeless Man
Joel Keller    Laptop Guy
John Hemphill    Ted
Kathryn Greenwood    Flight Attendant
Carrie Cain Sparks    Big Kim
George Ghali    Cab Driver
Leni Parker    Cashier
Matt Cooke    Uniform Cop on PA
Joe Sacco    Rookie
Neville Edwards    Tall Agent
Scott Wickware    Booking Officer
Tomorrow Baldwin Montgomery    Kate Vann
Geoff Bowes    Phone Agent
Randy Butcher    Guard
Jessica Kelly    Female Prisoner
Eldridge Hyndman    Muscular Prisoner
Peter Oldring    Young Guard
Leonard Thomas    Mark
Max McCabe    Pinto Driver
Frank Spadone    Conventioneer
Andrew Stelmack    Conventioneer
Gordon Bolan    Conventioneer
J.J. Authors    Waiter
Toby Proctor    Cavity Search Guard
Peter Kosaka    Asian Man
Beatriz Yuste    Nun
Jackie Laidlaw    Nun
Dina Pino    Nun
Patricia Brown    Nun

Production and Technical Credits

Director   
Screenwriter    Jim Piddock
Screenwriter    Margaret Oberman
Screenwriter    Steve Carpenter
Story Creator    Jim Piddock
Story Creator    Margaret Oberman
Producer    Rob Fried
Executive Producer    Toby Emmerich
Executive Producer    Kent Alterman
Executive Producer    Mathew Hart
Production Designer    Carol Spier
Editor    Jeffrey Wolf
Composer    John Murphy
Director of Photography    Adam Kane
Co-Producer    Bill Straus
Associate Producer    Michele Weiss
Associate Producer    Keith Goldberg
Assistant Director    J.J. Authors
Assistant Director    Bruce Franklin
Second Unit Director    John Stoneham, Jr.
Unit Production Manager    Armand Leo
Unit Production Manager    Cleve Landsberg
Art Director    James McAteer
Set Decorator    Peter Nicolakakos
Second Unit Camera    David Moxness
Second Unit Camera    Chris Tammaro
Costume Designer    Delphine White
Costume Supervisor    Laurie Munday
Associate Editor    Peter Fandetti
Sound Mixer    Bruce Carwardine
Re-recording Mixer    Patrick Cyccone
Re-recording Mixer    Adam Jenkins
Supervising Sound Editor    Victor Ray Ennis
Supervising Sound Editor    Mark P. Stoeckinger
Sound Editor    Alan Rankin
Sound Editor    Tom Ozanich
Sound Editor    Randy Kelley
Sound Editor    Kenneth L. Johnson M.P.S.E.
Dialogue Editor    Daniel Irwin
Dialogue Editor    Lisa Veratakis
Dialogue Editor    Frad Stahly
Dialogue Editor    Laura Harris
Dialogue Editor    Kerry Williams
Music Editor    Tom Kramer
Make up    Sylvain Cournoyer
Make up    Lianne Turturci
Hairstylist    Judi Cooper-Sealy
Hairstylist    Cathy Shibley
Music Supervisor    Dana Sano
Casting Director    Amanda Mackey
Casting Director    Cathy Sandrich
Casting Director    Wendy Weidman
Casting Director    Sig De Miguel
Casting (Canada)    Robin D. Cook
Stunt Coordinator    John Stoneham, Jr.

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January 28th, 2006

Lord of War won the weekly race on the rental charts, taking in $7.40 million, or just over 30% of what it earned during its theatrical release. More...

DVD Releases for January 17, 2006

January 16th, 2006

It is a deceptively slow week for DVD releases. There are five wide releases coming out tomorrow, if you are willing to stretch the definition of wide a little bit, but of those five films only one earned a Tomatometer reading of above 50%, while the other four combined couldn't score that high. So it comes as no surprise that the DVD Pick of the Week came from the TV on DVD category as Titus - The Complete Third Season was clearly the best of the bunch, although Enron: The Smartest Guys in the Room - Buy from Amazon and Junebug - Buy from Amazon are also worth checking out. More...

Surprise Twist on the International Charts

October 30th, 2005

Oliver Twist opened in two major markets over the weekend, placing second in both France with $2.4 million on 547 screens and Italy with $1.3 million on 301 screens. Other markets include $360,000 in the U.K. for a $3.6 million total there and $140,000 in Poland for $1.1 million. Add it up and you have $4.2 million for the weekend and $9.6 million in total. More...

International Round-up: Red Eye Takes Off

October 2nd, 2005

Red Eye added another $3.7 million on 2,057 screens in 37 markets to its $22 million international total. The film opened in second place in both Spain with $850,000 on 215 screens and in the Netherlands with $250,000 on 59 ($300,000 including previews). More...

Mafia Sequel Squeezes into Top Five Again

September 25th, 2005

Marrying the Mafia 2 again led its native market of South Korean with $4.81 million over the weekend and $12.78 million during its two-week run. And like last week, this was enough for the film to secure a place in the top five overall just beating out Pride and Prejudice. More...

Mafia Rubs Out Competition

September 18th, 2005

Marrying the Mafia 2 is the latest local film to lead the South Korean box office as it opened with $5.555 million on 449 screens, $7.515 million including Thursday. Not only was that easily enough for first place in its home market, but also put the film in third place on the overall international box office charts. More...

Speak of the Devil

September 12th, 2005

The fall box office season got off to a fast start over the weekend thanks almost entirely to one movie. The surprisingly fast start of the box office champ helped the overall box office climb by 8.7% from last year. (Although it was down by 7.3% from last weekend, but that's better than one would expect from a post-holiday weekend.) Continuing the yearly comparison, 2005 is still behind 2004, but the margin was narrowed to 7.2% with $6.129 billion so far. More...

Will the Change of Season Change 2005's Fortunes?

September 9th, 2005

The fall box office season begins today with what is historically one of the worst weekends of the year. There's not much in the way of quality releases this week, but with only two widely different films going wide, at least they won't be stealing moviegoers away from each other. More...

Movie Website Updates for September 2 - September 8

September 8th, 2005

During the past week promotional websites for several movies were launched and some older ones added additional content. Here the list of this week's releases, a couple of new sites and few updates, including this week's winner, Tideland - Official Site. More...

2005 Preview: September

September 1st, 2005

September is the prime dumping ground for movie studios, where the films that just didn't work get ditched to die an undignified death. So why are there no less than five movies opening wide that look like they should be reasonably good? Either the studios are trying to counteract the poor reputation September has, or I have really bad taste in movies.

This month is very difficult to predict for a number of reasons, not the least of which is the fluidity of the release schedule with several films on the bubble for wide releases. In fact, there are almost as many films that may or may not open wide in September than there are films with a solid release schedule. Predicting what a film will earn without knowing if it will open wide is tricky because you have to figure out how much it would earn if it opens wide, how much it will earn if it goes the limited route, and what are the odds it will open wide versus a limited release. This resulting weighted average is lower than a similar prediction for a movie that is known to be opening wide, which makes the month look even worse that it otherwise would. More...

Movie Website Updates for July 1 - July 7

July 7th, 2005

During the past week promotional websites for several movies were launched and some older ones added additional content. Here the list of this week's releases, a couple of new sites and few updates, including this week's winner, Murderball - Official Site. More...

Movie Website Updates for April 29 - May 5

May 5th, 2005

During the past week promotional websites for several movies were launched and some older ones added additional content. Here the list of this week's releases, a couple of new sites and few updates. Slow week with most of the sites being merely average or too early in their development to tell if the film is an award winning site or not. So in the end I decided not to hand out the award to any site. Hopefully next week things will pick up. More...

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
2005/09/09 6 $4,065,014   2,040 $1,993   $4,065,014 3
2005/09/16 12 $2,009,547 -51% 2,040 $985   $7,149,964 10
2005/09/23 21 $381,622 -81% 870 $439   $8,063,150 17
2005/09/30 45 $90,369 -76% 234 $386   $8,278,660 24
2005/10/07 65 $20,322 -78% 58 $350   $8,326,035 31

Daily Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
2005/09/09 6 $1,300,000   2,040 $637   $1,300,000 1
2005/09/10 6 $1,800,000 +38% 2,040 $882   $3,100,000 2
2005/09/11 6 $1,000,000 -44% 2,040 $490   $4,065,014 3
2005/09/12 5 $270,000 -73% 2,040 $132   $4,335,000 4
2005/09/13 6 $290,000 +7% 2,040 $142   $4,618,000 5
2005/09/14 7 $270,000 -7% 2,040 $132   $4,883,000 6
2005/09/15 8 $250,000 -7% 2,040 $123   $5,140,417 7
2005/10/10 62 $2,000   58 $34   $8,328,000 32

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
2005/09/09 6 $5,140,417   2,040 $2,520   $5,140,417 7
2005/09/16 12 $2,541,111 -51% 2,040 $1,246   $7,681,528 14
2005/09/23 21 $506,763 -80% 870 $582   $8,188,291 21
2005/09/30 44 $117,422 -77% 234 $502   $8,305,713 28
2005/10/07 69 $25,007 -79% 58 $431   $8,330,720 35

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