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Memento (2001)

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $25,544,867Details
International Box Office $14,178,229
Worldwide Box Office $39,723,096
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  4. Video Sales
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  6. Cast & Crew
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Metrics

Rotten Tomatoes
Critics Certified FreshAudience Upright
Critics
92% - Certified Fresh
Audience
94% - Upright

Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists


Movie Details

Production Budget:$5,000,000
Domestic Releases: March 16th, 2001 (Wide) by Newmarket Films
Video Release: September 4th, 2001 by Sony Pictures Home Entertainment
MPAA Rating: R for violence, language and some drug content
Running Time: 113 minutes
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Keywords: Non-Chronological, Revenge, Mental Illness, Faulty Memory, Film Noir
Source:Based on Fiction Book/Short Story
Genre:Drama
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Contemporary Fiction
Production Companies: Newmarket Films, Summit Entertainment, Team Todd
Production Countries: United States

Ranking on other Records and Milestones

RecordRankRevenueChart
Date
Days In
Release
Biggest 35th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 212 $792 Nov 9, 2001 241
Biggest 34th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 179 $2,386 Nov 2, 2001 234
Biggest 33rd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 158 $5,754 Oct 26, 2001 227
Biggest 32nd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 165 $6,564 Oct 19, 2001 220
Biggest 31st Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 176 $8,154 Oct 12, 2001 213
Biggest 30th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 184 $9,725 Oct 5, 2001 206
Biggest 29th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 205 $9,574 Sep 28, 2001 199
Biggest 28th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 229 $11,439 Sep 21, 2001 192
Biggest 27th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 148 $52,085 Sep 14, 2001 185
Biggest 26th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 161 $63,315 Sep 7, 2001 178
Biggest 25th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 143 $107,283 Aug 31, 2001 171
Biggest 24th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 168 $97,592 Aug 24, 2001 164
Biggest 23rd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 153 $153,202 Aug 17, 2001 157
Biggest 22nd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 161 $198,338 Aug 10, 2001 150
Biggest 21st Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 163 $243,558 Aug 3, 2001 143
Biggest 20th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 198 $252,001 Jul 27, 2001 136
Biggest 19th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 230 $257,254 Jul 20, 2001 129
Biggest 18th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 235 $321,596 Jul 13, 2001 122
Biggest 17th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 181 $490,136 Jul 6, 2001 115
Biggest 16th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 204 $532,875 Jun 29, 2001 108
Biggest 15th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 198 $722,435 Jun 22, 2001 101
Biggest 14th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 219 $733,629 Jun 15, 2001 94
Biggest 13th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 250 $741,004 Jun 8, 2001 87
Biggest 12th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 220 $1,090,562 Jun 1, 2001 80
Biggest 11th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 191 $1,565,255 May 25, 2001 73
Biggest 10th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 310 $1,280,291 May 18, 2001 66
Biggest 9th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 476 $1,216,643 May 11, 2001 59
Biggest 8th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 687 $1,233,751 May 4, 2001 52
Biggest 7th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 971 $1,270,036 Apr 27, 2001 45
Biggest 6th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,445 $1,205,695 Apr 20, 2001 38
Biggest 5th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 2,314 $926,916 Apr 13, 2001 31
Biggest 4th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 3,094 $842,939 Apr 6, 2001 24
Biggest 3rd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 3,957 $679,368 Mar 30, 2001 17
Biggest 2nd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 5,069 $217,497 Mar 23, 2001 10
Biggest Opening Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 5,371 $235,488 Mar 16, 2001 3

Cast

   Leonard Shelby
   Natalie
Joe Pantoliano    Teddy
Mark Boone Jr.    Burt
Russ Fega    Waiter
Jorja Fox    Leonard's Wife
Stephen Tobolowsky    Sammy Jankis
Harriet Sansom Harris    Mrs. Jankis
Thomas Lennon    Doctor
Callum Keith Rennie    Dodd
Kimberly Campbell    Blonde
Marianne Muellerleile    Tattooist
Larry Holden    Jimmy Grantz

Production and Technical Credits

Director   
Based on the short story by    Jonathan Nolan
Screenwriter    Christopher Nolan
Producer    Suzanne Todd
Producer    Jennifer Todd
Executive Producer    Aaron Ryder
Co-Executive Producer    William Tyrer
Co-Executive Producer    Chris J. Ball
Co-Producer    Elaine Dysinger
Director of Photography    Wally Pfister
Production Designer    Patti Podesta
Editor    Dody Dorn
Casting Director    John Papsidera
Composer    David Julyan
Associate Producer    Emma Thomas
Assistant Director    Christopher Pappas
Unit Production Manager    Page Rosenberg Marvin
Set Decorator    Danielle Berman
Second Unit Camera    Joaquin Sedillo
Costume Designer    Cindy Evans
Sound Mixer    William M. Fiege
Re-recording Mixer    Michael Casper
Re-recording Mixer    Jonathan Wales
Supervising Sound Editor    Gary S. Gerlich
Supervising Sound Editor    Richard LeGrand Jr
Sound Effects Editor    William Hooper
Sound Effects Editor    Patrick O'Sullivan
Dialogue Editor    Walter Spencer
Dialogue Editor    Norval Crutcher III
Music Editor    Mikael Sandgren
Make up    Scott Eddo
Hairstylist    Larry Waggoner
Music Supervisor    David Klotz
Additional Casting-Associate    Terence Harris

DVD and Blu-ray Releases for February 22nd, 2011

February 22nd, 2011

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Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
2001/03/16 27 $235,488   11 $21,408   $235,488 3
2001/03/23 27 $217,497 -8% 12 $18,125   $569,740 10
2001/03/30 20 $679,368 +212% 70 $9,705   $1,360,894 17
2001/04/06 17 $842,939 +24% 120 $7,024   $2,411,385 24
2001/04/13 16 $926,916 +10% 173 $5,358   $3,687,239 31
2001/04/20 16 $1,205,695 +30% 270 $4,466   $5,238,303 38
2001/04/27 13 $1,270,036 +5% 324 $3,920   $6,888,932 45
2001/05/04 12 $1,233,751 -3% 408 $3,024   $8,531,767 52
2001/05/11 9 $1,216,643 -1% 445 $2,734   $10,192,320 59
2001/05/18 10 $1,280,291 +5% 484 $2,645   $11,990,528 66
2001/05/25 8 $1,565,255 +22% 531 $2,948   $14,132,960 73
2001/06/01 10 $1,090,562 -30% 479 $2,277   $16,051,557 80
2001/06/08 11 $741,004 -32% 452 $1,639   $17,271,727 87
2001/06/15 11 $733,629 -1% 398 $1,843   $18,425,029 94
2001/06/22 13 $722,435 -2% 326 $2,216   $19,574,122 101
2001/06/29 17 $532,875 -26% 284 $1,876   $20,463,956 108
2001/07/06 18 $490,136 -8% 223 $2,198   $21,372,479 115
2001/07/13 20 $321,596 -34% 190 $1,693   $23,005,444 122
2001/07/20 23 $257,254 -20% 171 $1,504   $23,436,057 129
2001/07/27 23 $252,001 -2% 178 $1,416   $23,844,220 136
2001/08/03 26 $243,558 -3% 161 $1,513   $24,244,204 143
2001/08/10 27 $198,338 -19% 154 $1,288   $24,595,255 150
2001/08/17 30 $153,202 -23% 152 $1,008   $24,854,680 157
2001/08/24 38 $97,592 -36% 118 $827   $25,042,545 164
2001/08/31 42 $107,283 +10% 88 $1,219   $25,245,302 171
2001/09/07 51 $63,315 -41% 79 $801   $25,342,252 178
2001/09/14 57 $52,085 -18% 83 $628   $25,416,042 185
2001/09/21 86 $11,439 -78% 57 $201   $25,451,047 192
2001/09/28 84 $9,574 -16% 13 $736   $25,481,198 199
2001/10/05 88 $9,725 +2% 16 $608   $25,494,362 206
2001/10/12 89 $8,154 -16% 16 $510   $25,504,781 213
2001/10/19 89 $6,564 -19% 17 $386   $25,508,811 220
2001/10/26 105 $5,754 -12% 10 $575   $25,524,033 227
2001/11/02 115 $2,386 -59% 6 $398   $25,529,155 234
2001/11/09 124 $792 -67% 2 $396   $25,530,884 241

Daily Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
2001/04/02 19 $56,509   70 $807   $1,417,404 18
2001/04/03 18 $74,075 +31% 70 $1,058   $1,491,479 19
2001/04/04 18 $68,626 -7% 70 $980   $1,560,105 20
2001/04/08 16 $252,000   120 $2,100   $2,411,385 24
2001/04/10 17 $97,784   120 $815   $2,595,189 26
2001/04/11 19 $104,051 +6% 120 $867   $2,699,240 27
2001/04/15 17 $243,000   174 $1,397   $3,687,239 31
2001/04/16 18 $99,468 -59% 174 $572   $3,786,708 32
2001/04/17 16 $107,830 +8% 174 $620   $3,894,538 33
2001/04/18 16 $105,038 -3% 174 $604   $3,999,576 34
2001/04/19 16 $99,323 -5% 174 $571   $4,098,899 35
2001/04/22 15 $315,000   273 $1,154   $5,319,000 38
2001/04/23 11 $103,753 -67% 270 $384   $5,341,094 39
2001/04/24 15 $114,414 +10% 270 $424   $5,455,508 40
2001/04/25 12 $110,552 -3% 270 $409   $5,566,060 41
2001/04/26 13 $97,014 -12% 270 $359   $5,663,074 42
2001/04/29 13 $324,000   326 $994   $6,888,932 45
2001/04/30 13 $111,076 -66% 326 $341   $6,998,953 46
2001/05/01 12 $121,640 +10% 324 $375   $7,120,593 47
2001/05/02 12 $112,262 -8% 324 $346   $7,232,855 48
2001/05/06 10 $326,000   410 $795   $8,531,767 52
2001/05/07 9 $120,041 -63% 410 $293   $8,650,752 53
2001/05/08 10 $136,184 +13% 410 $332   $8,786,936 54
2001/05/09 9 $119,802 -12% 410 $292   $8,906,738 55
2001/05/10 8 $125,073 +4% 410 $305   $9,031,811 56
2001/05/11 9 $380,000 +204% 446 $852   $9,412,000 57
2001/05/12 9 $590,000 +55% 446 $1,323   $10,002,000 58
2001/05/13 9 $326,000 -45% 446 $731   $10,192,320 59
2001/05/14 8 $141,162 -57% 446 $317   $10,333,482 60
2001/05/15 8 $155,139 +10% 446 $348   $10,488,621 61
2001/05/16 8 $137,230 -12% 446 $308   $10,325,851 62
2001/05/17 8 $145,061 +6% 446 $325   $10,961,615 63
2001/05/18 9 $367,000 +153% 484 $758   $11,138,000 64
2001/05/19 10 $540,000 +47% 484 $1,116   $11,678,000 65
2001/05/20 10 $359,128 -33% 484 $742   $12,122,240 66
2001/05/21 9 $167,294 -53% 484 $346   $12,156,767 67
2001/05/22 9 $160,851 -4% 484 $332   $12,317,618 68
2001/05/23 9 $153,879 -4% 484 $318   $12,471,497 69
2001/05/24 9 $140,793 -9% 484 $291   $12,564,650 70
2001/05/25 8 $346,000 +146% 501 $691   $12,910,500 71
2001/05/26 8 $567,500 +64% 501 $1,133   $13,478,000 72
2001/05/27 8 $573,000 +1% 501 $1,144   $14,132,960 73
2001/05/28 8 $407,698 -29% 501 $814   $14,540,658 74
2001/05/29 7 $157,436 -61% 531 $296   $14,697,039 75
2001/05/30 7 $140,305 -11% 531 $264   $14,837,344 76
2001/05/31 8 $138,506 -1% 531 $261   $14,959,940 77
2001/06/01 10 $314,000 +127% 531 $591   $15,273,940 78
2001/06/02 10 $514,500 +64% 480 $1,072   $15,788,444 79
2001/06/03 10 $282,000 -45% 479 $589   $16,051,000 80
2001/06/04 10 $120,531 -57% 479 $252   $16,171,013 81
2001/06/05 10 $132,213 +10% 479 $276   $16,303,226 82
2001/06/06 10 $112,413 -15% 479 $235   $16,415,639 83
2001/06/07 10 $114,029 +1% 479 $238   $16,529,668 84
2001/06/10 11 $220,000   447 $492   $17,271,727 87
2001/06/11 11 $101,914 -54% 447 $228   $17,373,641 88
2001/06/12 11 $112,470 +10% 447 $252   $17,486,111 89
2001/06/13 11 $92,787 -18% 447 $208   $17,578,898 90
2001/06/14 11 $113,000 +22% 447 $253   $17,691,898 91
2001/06/17 11 $231,000   406 $569   $18,425,029 94
2001/06/18 11 $104,768 -55% 406 $258   $18,530,359 95
2001/06/19 12 $111,673 +7% 406 $275   $18,642,032 96
2001/06/20 12 $107,277 -4% 406 $264   $18,749,309 97
2001/06/21 12 $114,058 +6% 406 $281   $18,852,249 98
2001/06/24 13 $193,000   326 $592   $19,574,122 101
2001/06/25 13 $93,457 -52% 326 $287   $19,668,141 102
2001/06/26 13 $95,339 +2% 326 $292   $19,763,480 103
2001/06/27 14 $89,969 -6% 326 $276   $19,853,449 104
2001/06/28 14 $97,939 +9% 326 $300   $19,951,388 105
2001/07/01 16 $153,000   292 $524   $20,463,956 108
2001/07/02 15 $82,079 -46% 292 $281   $20,546,035 109
2001/07/03 15 $125,394 +53% 292 $429   $20,671,429 110
2001/07/04 17 $125,832 n/c 292 $431   $20,797,261 111
2001/07/05 16 $102,669 -18% 292 $352   $20,934,616 112
2001/07/08 16 $179,000   230 $778   $21,372,479 115
2001/07/09 17 $61,081 -66% 230 $266   $21,433,560 116
2001/07/10 17 $65,402 +7% 230 $284   $21,498,962 117
2001/07/11 17 $63,993 -2% 230 $278   $21,562,955 118
2001/07/12 17 $62,389 -3% 230 $271   $21,625,344 119
2001/07/15 19 $99,000   185 $535   $23,005,444 122
2001/07/16 19 $42,305 -57% 185 $229   $23,047,749 123
2001/07/17 19 $48,072 +14% 185 $260   $23,095,821 124
2001/07/18 20 $46,483 -3% 185 $251   $23,142,304 125
2001/07/19 20 $47,380 +2% 185 $256   $23,189,684 126

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
2001/03/16 26 $352,243   11 $32,022   $352,243 7
2001/03/23 25 $329,283 -7% 12 $27,440   $681,526 14
2001/03/30 20 $886,920 +169% 70 $12,670   $1,568,446 21
2001/04/06 17 $1,191,877 +34% 120 $9,932   $2,760,323 28
2001/04/13 17 $1,272,285 +7% 173 $7,354   $4,032,608 35
2001/04/20 15 $1,586,288 +25% 270 $5,875   $5,618,896 42
2001/04/27 13 $1,679,120 +6% 324 $5,182   $7,298,016 49
2001/05/04 12 $1,677,661 n/c 408 $4,112   $8,975,677 56
2001/05/11 9 $1,734,560 +3% 445 $3,898   $10,710,237 63
2001/05/18 9 $1,857,468 +7% 484 $3,838   $12,567,705 70
2001/05/25 8 $2,393,290 +29% 531 $4,507   $14,960,995 77
2001/06/01 10 $1,569,728 -34% 479 $3,277   $16,530,723 84
2001/06/08 11 $1,160,677 -26% 452 $2,568   $17,691,400 91
2001/06/15 11 $1,160,287 n/c 398 $2,915   $18,851,687 98
2001/06/22 13 $1,079,394 -7% 326 $3,311   $19,931,081 105
2001/06/29 17 $951,262 -12% 284 $3,350   $20,882,343 112
2001/07/06 15 $1,801,505 +89% 223 $8,078   $22,683,848 119
2001/07/13 20 $494,955 -73% 190 $2,605   $23,178,803 126
2001/07/20 23 $413,416 -16% 171 $2,418   $23,592,219 133
2001/07/27 25 $408,427 -1% 178 $2,295   $24,000,646 140
2001/08/03 26 $396,271 -3% 161 $2,461   $24,396,917 147
2001/08/10 26 $304,561 -23% 154 $1,978   $24,701,478 154
2001/08/17 30 $243,475 -20% 152 $1,602   $24,944,953 161
2001/08/24 37 $193,066 -21% 118 $1,636   $25,138,019 168
2001/08/31 41 $140,918 -27% 88 $1,601   $25,278,937 175
2001/09/07 50 $85,020 -40% 79 $1,076   $25,363,957 182
2001/09/14 56 $75,651 -11% 83 $911   $25,439,608 189
2001/09/21 71 $32,016 -58% 57 $562   $25,471,624 196
2001/09/28 87 $13,013 -59% 13 $1,001   $25,484,637 203
2001/10/05 89 $11,990 -8% 16 $749   $25,496,627 210
2001/10/12 97 $5,620 -53% 16 $351   $25,502,247 217
2001/10/19 79 $16,032 +185% 17 $943   $25,518,279 224
2001/10/26 104 $8,490 -47% 10 $849   $25,526,769 231
2001/11/02 119 $3,323 -61% 6 $554   $25,530,092 238

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