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The Mexican (2001)

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $66,808,615Details
International Box Office $78,429,635Details
Worldwide Box Office $145,238,250
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  7. Cast & Crew
  8. Trailer

Metrics

Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists

RecordRankAmount
All Time Domestic Box Office (Rank 1101-1200) 1,117 $66,808,615
All Time International Box Office (Rank 1001-1100) 1,020 $78,429,635
All Time Worldwide Box Office (Rank 1001-1100) 1,018 $145,238,250
All Time Domestic Box Office for R Movies (Rank 201-300) 297 $66,808,615
All Time International Box Office for R Movies (Rank 201-300) 251 $78,429,635
All Time Worldwide Box Office for R Movies (Rank 201-300) 254 $145,238,250

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


Movie Details

Production Budget:$40,000,000
Domestic Releases: March 2nd, 2001 (Wide) by Dreamworks SKG
Video Release: November 2nd, 2010 by Dreamworks Video
MPAA Rating: R for violence and language
Running Time: 122 minutes
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Source:Original Screenplay
Genre:Action
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Contemporary Fiction
Production Companies: Lawrence Bender
Production Countries: United States

Ranking on other Records and Milestones

RecordRankAmountChart
Date
Days In
Release
Fastest to $50m 877 $50,771,000 Mar 16, 2001 17
Top Dreamworks SKG Weekend Domestic 27 $20,108,829 Mar 2, 2001 3

Cast

   Jerry
   Samantha
James Gandolfini    Leroy
Bob Balaban    Bernie
J.K. Simmons    Ted
David Krumholtz    Beck
Richard Coca    Car Thief
Michael Cerveris    Frank
Sherman Augustus    Well Dressed Black Man
Castulo Guerra    Joe the Pawnshop Owner
Gene Hackman    Margoles
Maria Serbulo    Emanuelle
Salvador Sanchez    Gunsmith
Alan Cianguerotti    Gunsmith's Assistant
Melisa Romero    Gunsmith's Daughter
Ernesto Gomez Cruz    Tropillo
Daniel R. Escobar    Raoul
Dale Raoul    Estelle
Jeremy Roberts    Bobby Victory
Jorge Malpica    Mexican Gas Station Clerk
Pedro Armend├íriz Jr.    Mexican Policeman
Steve Rossi    Vegas MC
Clint Curtis    Vegas Busboy
Lawrence Bender    Vegas Onlooker
Ariane Pellicer    Mexican Ticket Agent
Carlos Lacamara    Car Rental Rep
Daniel Zacapa    Bartender
Alfredo Escobar    Car Thief #2
Luis Artagnan    Car Thief #3
Fermin Martinez    Chicken Farmer
Jose Carlos Rodriguez    Hotel Clerk
Gustavo Aguilar    Junk Yard Proprietor
Lucia Pailles    Mexican Woman-Phone
Gilberto Barraza    2nd Man with Gun
Humberto Fernandez Tristan    Nobleman
Luis Felipe Tovar    Nobleman's Son
Fausta Torres    Elderly Mexican Lady
Lolo Navarro    Chosen Grandmother
Emiliano Guerra    Small Boy with Flashlight
Miguel Angel Fuentes    Big Thief #4
Angelina Pelaez    Mother
Arthur Taxier    Hotel Security
William Fuller    Big Tom
Gerardo Taracena    Reveler to Fire Gun
John Pisci    Musician
Rudy Aikels    Musician
Ronald Simone    Musician

Production and Technical Credits

Director   
Screenwriter    J.H. Wyman
Producer    Lawrence Bender
Producer    John Baldecchi
Executive Producer    William Tyrer
Executive Producer    Chris J. Ball
Executive Producer    Aaron Ryder
Executive Producer    J.H. Wyman
Director of Photography    Dariusz Wolski
Production Designer    Cecilia Montiel
Editor    Craig Wood
Costume Designer    Colleen Atwood
Co-Producer    William S. Beasley
Composer    Alan Silvestri
Co-Producer    Paul Hellerman
Assistant Director    Benita Allen Honess
Second Unit Director    M. James Arnett
Unit Production Manager    William S. Beasley
Unit Production Manager    Stephan S. Benseman
Production Supervisor    Sharyn Shimada-Huggins
Art Director    Michael Atwell
Set Decorator    Robert Greenfield
Costume Supervisor    Jon Pray
Sound Mixer    Lee Orloff
Re-recording Mixer    Gary Rydstrom
Re-recording Mixer    Gary Summers
Re-recording Mixer    Dennis Sands
Sound Designer    Tom Myers
Supervising Sound Editor    Tim Holland
Sound Effects Editor    J.R. Grubbs
Dialogue Editor    Karen Wilson
Dialogue Editor    LindaKay Brown
Music Editor    Kenneth Karman
Music Editor    Jacqueline Tager
Make up    Jean A. Black
Hairstylist    Mary L. Mastro
Casting Director    Denise Chamian
Stunt Coordinator    M. James Arnett
Stunt Coordinator    Seth Arnett

Domestic Cumulative Box Office Records


Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
2001/03/02 1 $20,108,829   2,951 $6,814   $20,108,829 3
2001/03/09 1 $12,244,750 -39% 2,959 $4,138   $38,394,913 10
2001/03/16 3 $8,011,263 -35% 3,162 $2,534   $50,771,264 17
2001/03/23 5 $4,623,578 -42% 3,043 $1,519   $57,979,920 24
2001/03/30 10 $2,527,703 -45% 2,047 $1,235   $62,176,424 31
2001/04/06 16 $1,125,148 -55% 1,328 $847   $64,101,808 38
2001/04/13 23 $478,073 -58% 660 $724   $65,009,567 45
2001/04/20 25 $297,679 -38% 434 $686   $65,501,960 52
2001/04/27 34 $135,250 -55% 237 $571   $65,730,815 59
2001/05/04 24 $264,896 +96% 425 $623   $66,043,976 66
2001/05/11 29 $172,883 -35% 359 $482   $66,323,945 73
2001/05/18 25 $187,763 +9% 262 $717   $66,588,591 80
2001/05/25 29 $131,662 -30% 148 $890   $66,786,609 87

Daily Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
2001/03/02 1 $6,512,000   2,951 $2,207   $6,512,000 1
2001/03/03 1 $8,698,000 +34% 2,951 $2,947   $15,210,000 2
2001/03/04 1 $4,940,000 -43% 2,951 $1,674   $20,108,829 3
2001/03/05 1 $1,509,362 -69% 2,951 $511   $21,618,191 4
2001/03/06 1 $1,812,413 +20% 2,951 $614   $23,430,604 5
2001/03/07 1 $1,406,570 -22% 2,951 $477   $24,837,174 6
2001/03/08 1 $1,312,989 -7% 2,951 $445   $26,150,163 7
2001/03/09 1 $3,650,000 +178% 2,959 $1,234   $29,800,000 8
2001/03/10 1 $5,585,000 +53% 2,959 $1,887   $35,385,000 9
2001/03/11 1 $3,153,000 -44% 2,959 $1,066   $38,395,000 10
2001/03/12 1 $1,040,605 -67% 2,959 $352   $39,435,518 11
2001/03/13 1 $1,267,426 +22% 2,959 $428   $40,702,944 12
2001/03/14 1 $1,011,375 -20% 2,959 $342   $41,714,319 13
2001/03/15 1 $1,045,682 +3% 2,959 $353   $42,760,001 14
2001/03/16 3 $2,510,000 +140% 3,162 $794   $45,270,000 15
2001/03/17 3 $3,310,000 +32% 3,162 $1,047   $48,580,000 16
2001/03/18 3 $2,024,000 -39% 3,162 $640   $50,771,000 17
2001/03/19 3 $621,339 -69% 3,162 $197   $51,392,603 18
2001/03/20 3 $741,547 +19% 3,162 $235   $52,134,150 19
2001/03/21 3 $615,305 -17% 3,162 $195   $52,749,455 20
2001/03/22 3 $606,887 -1% 3,162 $192   $53,356,342 21
2001/03/23 5 $1,340,000 +121% 3,043 $440   $54,696,000 22
2001/03/24 6 $2,121,000 +58% 3,043 $697   $56,817,000 23
2001/03/25 7 $1,046,000 -51% 3,043 $344   $57,970,000 24
2001/03/26 7 $363,607 -65% 3,043 $119   $58,343,527 25
2001/03/27 7 $472,198 +30% 3,043 $155   $58,815,725 26
2001/03/28 7 $410,637 -13% 3,043 $135   $59,226,362 27
2001/03/29 7 $422,359 +3% 3,043 $139   $59,648,721 28
2001/03/30 10 $764,000 +81% 2,047 $373   $60,412,000 29
2001/03/31 10 $1,125,000 +47% 2,047 $550   $61,537,000 30
2001/04/01 10 $611,000 -46% 2,047 $298   $62,176,000 31
2001/04/02 10 $172,362 -72% 2,047 $84   $62,348,786 32
2001/04/03 10 $227,481 +32% 2,047 $111   $62,576,267 33
2001/04/04 10 $199,751 -12% 2,047 $98   $62,776,018 34
2001/04/05 10 $200,642 n/c 2,047 $98   $62,976,660 35
2001/04/08 17 $250,000   1,328 $188   $64,101,808 38
2001/04/10 14 $116,246   1,328 $88   $54,317,579 40
2001/04/11 20 $96,822 -17% 1,328 $73   $54,414,401 41
2001/05/28 37 $22,006   148 $149   $66,808,615 88

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
2001/03/02 1 $26,150,163   2,951 $8,861   $26,150,163 7
2001/03/09 1 $16,609,838 -36% 2,959 $5,613   $42,760,001 14
2001/03/16 3 $10,596,341 -36% 3,162 $3,351   $53,356,342 21
2001/03/23 6 $6,292,379 -41% 3,043 $2,068   $59,648,721 28
2001/03/30 10 $3,327,939 -47% 2,047 $1,626   $62,976,660 35
2001/04/06 16 $1,554,834 -53% 1,328 $1,171   $64,531,494 42
2001/04/13 23 $672,787 -57% 660 $1,019   $65,204,281 49
2001/04/20 25 $391,284 -42% 434 $902   $65,595,565 56
2001/04/27 35 $183,515 -53% 237 $774   $65,779,080 63
2001/05/04 25 $371,982 +103% 425 $875   $66,151,062 70
2001/05/11 28 $249,766 -33% 359 $696   $66,400,828 77
2001/05/18 26 $254,119 +2% 262 $970   $66,654,947 84
2001/05/25 37 $153,668 -40% 148 $1,038   $66,808,615 91

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