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The Man Who Wasn't There (2001)

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $7,494,849Details
International Box Office $14,000,000Details
Worldwide Box Office $21,494,849
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Metrics

Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists

RecordRankAmount
All Time Domestic Box Office 5,198 $7,494,849
All Time International Box Office 2,938 $14,000,000
All Time Worldwide Box Office 4,166 $21,494,849
All Time Domestic Highest Grossing Limited Release Movies 367 $7,494,849
All Time Domestic Box Office for R Movies 1,632 $7,494,849
All Time International Box Office for R Movies 918 $14,000,000
All Time Worldwide Box Office for R Movies 1,272 $21,494,849

See the Box Office tab (Domestic) and International tab (International and Worldwide) for more Cumulative Box Office Records.


Movie Details

Domestic Releases: October 31st, 2001 (Limited) by USA Films
Video Release: September 8th, 2015 by Universal Home Entertainment
MPAA Rating: R for a scene of violence
Running Time: 117 minutes
Comparisons: vs. The Big Lebowski
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Keywords: Film Noir
Source:Original Screenplay
Genre:Drama
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Historical Fiction
Production Countries: United States

Ranking on other Records and Milestones

RecordRankAmountChart
Date
Days In
Release
Biggest Domestic 17th Weekend 1,187 $23,547 Feb 22, 2002 117
Biggest 17th Weekend Limited Release 304 $23,547 Feb 22, 2002 117
Theater Average 17th Weekend Limited Release 1,005 $444 Feb 22, 2002 117
Biggest Domestic 16th Weekend 1,209 $40,382 Feb 15, 2002 110
Biggest 16th Weekend Limited Release 268 $40,382 Feb 15, 2002 110
Theater Average 16th Weekend Limited Release 623 $918 Feb 15, 2002 110
Biggest Domestic 15th Weekend 1,623 $23,984 Feb 8, 2002 103
Biggest 15th Weekend Limited Release 419 $23,984 Feb 8, 2002 103
Theater Average 15th Weekend Limited Release 1,237 $470 Feb 8, 2002 103
Biggest Domestic 14th Weekend 1,761 $31,205 Feb 1, 2002 96
Biggest 14th Weekend Limited Release 425 $31,205 Feb 1, 2002 96
Theater Average 14th Weekend Limited Release 1,201 $567 Feb 1, 2002 96
Biggest Domestic 13th Weekend 1,788 $46,497 Jan 25, 2002 89
Biggest 13th Weekend Limited Release 397 $46,497 Jan 25, 2002 89
Theater Average 13th Weekend Limited Release 1,001 $775 Jan 25, 2002 89
Biggest Domestic 12th Weekend 1,763 $70,562 Jan 18, 2002 82
Biggest 12th Weekend Limited Release 355 $70,562 Jan 18, 2002 82
Theater Average 12th Weekend Limited Release 1,332 $659 Jan 18, 2002 82
Biggest Domestic 11th Weekend 1,826 $93,779 Jan 11, 2002 75
Biggest 11th Weekend Limited Release 361 $93,779 Jan 11, 2002 75
Theater Average 11th Weekend Limited Release 1,409 $700 Jan 11, 2002 75
Biggest Domestic 10th Weekend 2,231 $83,864 Jan 4, 2002 68
Biggest 10th Weekend Limited Release 478 $83,864 Jan 4, 2002 68
Theater Average 10th Weekend Limited Release 1,226 $912 Jan 4, 2002 68
Biggest Domestic 9th Weekend 2,452 $92,882 Dec 28, 2001 61
Biggest 9th Weekend Limited Release 522 $92,882 Dec 28, 2001 61
Theater Average 9th Weekend Limited Release 1,084 $1,147 Dec 28, 2001 61
Biggest Domestic 8th Weekend 2,242 $167,989 Dec 21, 2001 54
Biggest 8th Weekend Limited Release 433 $167,989 Dec 21, 2001 54
Theater Average 8th Weekend Limited Release 1,244 $1,175 Dec 21, 2001 54
Biggest Domestic 7th Weekend 2,414 $225,257 Dec 14, 2001 47
Biggest 7th Weekend Limited Release 428 $225,257 Dec 14, 2001 47
Theater Average 7th Weekend Limited Release 1,817 $979 Dec 14, 2001 47
Biggest Domestic 6th Weekend 2,621 $340,502 Dec 7, 2001 40
Biggest 6th Weekend Limited Release 383 $340,502 Dec 7, 2001 40
Theater Average 6th Weekend Limited Release 1,592 $1,315 Dec 7, 2001 40
Biggest Domestic 5th Weekend 2,740 $596,865 Nov 30, 2001 33
Biggest 5th Weekend Limited Release 281 $596,865 Nov 30, 2001 33
Theater Average 5th Weekend Limited Release 955 $2,416 Nov 30, 2001 33
Biggest Domestic 4th Weekend 3,024 $954,389 Nov 23, 2001 26
Biggest 4th Weekend Limited Release 229 $954,389 Nov 23, 2001 26
Theater Average 4th Weekend Limited Release 621 $3,880 Nov 23, 2001 26
Biggest Domestic 3rd Weekend 3,794 $893,669 Nov 16, 2001 19
Biggest 3rd Weekend Limited Release 249 $893,669 Nov 16, 2001 19
Theater Average 3rd Weekend Limited Release 1,169 $3,575 Nov 16, 2001 19
Biggest Domestic 2nd Weekend 4,220 $1,015,856 Nov 9, 2001 12
Biggest 2nd Weekend Limited Release 218 $1,015,856 Nov 9, 2001 12
Theater Average 2nd Weekend Limited Release 1,085 $6,011 Nov 9, 2001 12
Biggest Domestic Opening Weekend 4,787 $664,404 Nov 2, 2001 5
Biggest Opening Weekend Limited Release 382 $664,404 Nov 2, 2001 5
Theater Average Opening Weekend Limited Release 601 $17,036 Nov 2, 2001 5
Theater Average Limited Release 855 $17,036 Nov 2, 2001 5
Top 2001 Theater Average Limited Release 37 $17,036 Nov 2, 2001 5
Never Wide Domestic 419 $7,494,849 Oct 31, 2001 0
Never No. 1 Domestic 3,408 $7,494,849 Oct 31, 2001 0
Widest Expansion Limited Release 483 220 Oct 31, 2001 0

Cast

Billy Bob Thornton    Ed Crane
Frances McDormand    Doris Crane
Adam Alexi-Malle    Jacques Carcanogues
Michael Badalucco    Frank Raffo
Katherine Borowitz    Ann Nirdlinger
Richard Jenkins    Walter Abundas
Scarlett Johansson    Birdy Abundas
Peter Schrum    William Von Svenson, The Barber
Jon Polito    Creighton Tolliver
Tony Shalhoub    Freddy Riedenschneider
James Gandolfini    Big Dave Brewster
Christopher Kriesa    Persky
Brian Haley    Krebs
Jack McGee    Burns
Gregg Binkley    The New Man
Abraham Benrubi    Young Man
Christopher McDonald    Macadam Salesman

Production and Technical Credits

Director   
Producer    Ethan Coen
Screenwriter    Ethan Coen
Screenwriter    Joel Coen
Composer    Carter Burwell

Domestic Cumulative Box Office Records


Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
2001/11/02 19 $664,404   39 $17,036   $683,947 5
2001/11/09 14 $1,015,856 +53% 169 $6,011   $1,935,810 12
2001/11/16 13 $893,669 -12% 250 $3,575   $3,184,764 19
2001/11/23 15 $954,389 +7% 246 $3,880   $4,593,619 26
2001/11/30 16 $596,865 -37% 247 $2,416   $5,434,557 33
2001/12/07 17 $340,502 -43% 259 $1,315   $5,969,582 40
2001/12/14 19 $225,257 -34% 230 $979   $6,330,513 47
2001/12/21 21 $167,989 -25% 143 $1,175   $6,690,000 54
2001/12/28 33 $92,882 -45% 81 $1,147   $6,860,825 61
2002/01/04 31 $83,864 -10% 92 $912   $6,971,906 68
2002/01/11 32 $93,779 +12% 134 $700   $7,106,463 75
2002/01/18 39 $70,562 -25% 107 $659   $7,245,229 82
2002/01/25 48 $46,497 -34% 60 $775   $7,319,414 89
2002/02/01 52 $31,205 -33% 55 $567   $7,370,096 96
2002/02/08 54 $23,984 -23% 51 $470   $7,408,031 103
2002/02/15 52 $40,382 +68% 44 $918   $7,459,302 110
2002/02/22 56 $23,547 -42% 53 $444   $7,494,849 117

Daily Box Office Performance

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
2001/11/02 17 $900,411   39 $23,087   $919,954 9
2001/11/09 14 $1,371,141 +52% 169 $8,113   $2,291,095 16
2001/11/16 12 $1,348,135 -2% 250 $5,393   $3,639,230 23
2001/11/23 15 $1,198,462 -11% 246 $4,872   $4,837,692 30
2001/11/30 16 $791,388 -34% 247 $3,204   $5,629,080 37
2001/12/07 16 $476,176 -40% 259 $1,839   $6,105,256 44
2001/12/14 16 $416,755 -12% 230 $1,812   $6,522,011 51
2001/12/21 24 $245,932 -41% 143 $1,720   $6,767,943 58
2001/12/28 32 $120,099 -51% 81 $1,483   $6,888,042 65
2002/01/04 29 $124,642 +4% 92 $1,355   $7,012,684 72
2002/01/11 32 $161,983 +30% 134 $1,209   $7,174,667 79
2002/01/18 40 $98,250 -39% 107 $918   $7,272,917 86
2002/01/25 48 $65,974 -33% 60 $1,100   $7,338,891 93
2002/02/01 52 $45,156 -32% 55 $821   $7,384,047 100
2002/02/08 55 $34,873 -23% 51 $684   $7,418,920 107
2002/02/15 53 $52,382 +50% 44 $1,191   $7,471,302 114
2002/02/22 62 $23,547 -55% 53 $444   $7,494,849 121

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