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The Man Who Wasn't There (2001)

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

Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists

RecordRankAmount
Top 2001 Movies at the Worldwide Box Office 112 $21,494,849
Top 2001 Movies at the International Box Office 72 $14,000,000
Top 2001 Movies at the Domestic Box Office 134 $7,494,849
Top 2001 Limited Release Movies at the Domestic Box Office 13 $7,494,849
Highest Weekend Theater Average for Limited Release Movies 9,992 $3,575
Highest Weekend Theater Average for Limited Release Movies 38,624 $912
Highest Weekend Theater Average for Limited Release Movies 36,796 $979
Highest Weekend Theater Average for Limited Release Movies 53,027 $470
Highest Weekend Theater Average for Limited Release Movies 32,043 $1,175
Highest Weekend Theater Average for Limited Release Movies 42,679 $775
Highest Weekend Theater Average for Limited Release Movies 4,992 $6,011
Highest Weekend Theater Average for Limited Release Movies 15,903 $2,416
Highest Weekend Theater Average for Limited Release Movies 46,460 $659
Highest Weekend Theater Average for Limited Release Movies 853 $17,036
Highest Weekend Theater Average for Limited Release Movies 8,996 $3,880
Highest Weekend Theater Average for Limited Release Movies 38,458 $918
Highest Weekend Theater Average for Limited Release Movies 53,832 $444
Highest Weekend Theater Average for Limited Release Movies 32,651 $1,147
Highest Weekend Theater Average for Limited Release Movies 49,614 $567
Highest Weekend Theater Average for Limited Release Movies 29,106 $1,315
Highest Weekend Theater Average for Limited Release Movies 45,116 $700
All Time Worldwide Box Office 4,149 $21,494,849
All Time International Box Office 2,922 $14,000,000
All Time Domestic Inflation Adjusted Box Office for Limited Release Movies 330 $11,142,707
All Time Domestic Inflation Adjusted Box Office 4,895 $11,142,707
All Time Domestic Highest Grossing Limited Release Movies 367 $7,494,849
All Time Domestic Box Office 5,185 $7,494,849

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
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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 17th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,179 $23,547 Feb 22, 2002 117
Biggest 17th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 302 $23,547 Feb 22, 2002 117
Highest Theater Average 17th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 1,001 $444 Feb 22, 2002 117
Biggest 16th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,202 $40,382 Feb 15, 2002 110
Biggest 16th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 266 $40,382 Feb 15, 2002 110
Highest Theater Average 16th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 622 $918 Feb 15, 2002 110
Biggest 15th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,616 $23,984 Feb 8, 2002 103
Biggest 15th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 417 $23,984 Feb 8, 2002 103
Highest Theater Average 15th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 1,234 $470 Feb 8, 2002 103
Biggest 14th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,750 $31,205 Feb 1, 2002 96
Biggest 14th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 422 $31,205 Feb 1, 2002 96
Highest Theater Average 14th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 1,196 $567 Feb 1, 2002 96
Biggest 13th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,781 $46,497 Jan 25, 2002 89
Biggest 13th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 395 $46,497 Jan 25, 2002 89
Highest Theater Average 13th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 996 $775 Jan 25, 2002 89
Biggest 12th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,756 $70,562 Jan 18, 2002 82
Biggest 12th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 355 $70,562 Jan 18, 2002 82
Highest Theater Average 12th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 1,328 $659 Jan 18, 2002 82
Biggest 11th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,820 $93,779 Jan 11, 2002 75
Biggest 11th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 361 $93,779 Jan 11, 2002 75
Highest Theater Average 11th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 1,405 $700 Jan 11, 2002 75
Biggest 10th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 2,224 $83,864 Jan 4, 2002 68
Biggest 10th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 477 $83,864 Jan 4, 2002 68
Highest Theater Average 10th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 1,223 $912 Jan 4, 2002 68
Biggest 9th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 2,447 $92,882 Dec 28, 2001 61
Biggest 9th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 522 $92,882 Dec 28, 2001 61
Highest Theater Average 9th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 1,082 $1,147 Dec 28, 2001 61
Biggest 8th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 2,239 $167,989 Dec 21, 2001 54
Biggest 8th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 433 $167,989 Dec 21, 2001 54
Highest Theater Average 8th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 1,241 $1,175 Dec 21, 2001 54
Biggest 7th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 2,410 $225,257 Dec 14, 2001 47
Biggest 7th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 428 $225,257 Dec 14, 2001 47
Highest Theater Average 7th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 1,810 $979 Dec 14, 2001 47
Biggest 6th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 2,616 $340,502 Dec 7, 2001 40
Biggest 6th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 383 $340,502 Dec 7, 2001 40
Highest Theater Average 6th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 1,585 $1,315 Dec 7, 2001 40
Biggest 5th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 2,735 $596,865 Nov 30, 2001 33
Biggest 5th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 281 $596,865 Nov 30, 2001 33
Highest Theater Average 5th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 952 $2,416 Nov 30, 2001 33
Biggest 4th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 3,016 $954,389 Nov 23, 2001 26
Biggest 4th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 229 $954,389 Nov 23, 2001 26
Highest Theater Average 4th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 620 $3,880 Nov 23, 2001 26
Biggest 3rd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 3,782 $893,669 Nov 16, 2001 19
Biggest 3rd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 248 $893,669 Nov 16, 2001 19
Highest Theater Average 3rd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 1,167 $3,575 Nov 16, 2001 19
Biggest 2nd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 4,209 $1,015,856 Nov 9, 2001 12
Biggest 2nd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 218 $1,015,856 Nov 9, 2001 12
Highest Theater Average 2nd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 1,083 $6,011 Nov 9, 2001 12
Biggest Opening Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 4,772 $664,404 Nov 2, 2001 5
Biggest Opening Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 379 $664,404 Nov 2, 2001 5
Highest Theater Average Opening Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 600 $17,036 Nov 2, 2001 5
Top 2001 Theater Average Limited Release Movies at the Domestic Box Office 37 $17,036 Nov 2, 2001 5
Top Grossing Movies Never to Go Into Wide Release 419 $7,494,849 Oct 31, 2001 0
Top Movies Never to Reach Number One at the Domestic Box Office Chart 3,399 $7,494,849 Oct 31, 2001 0
Widest Expansion for Limited Release Movies 479 220 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

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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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