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Monster's Ball (2001)

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $31,273,922Details
International Box Office $12,492,541Details
Worldwide Box Office $43,766,463
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Metrics

Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists

RecordRankAmount
All Time Domestic Box Office 2,486 $31,273,922
All Time International Box Office 3,051 $12,492,541
All Time Worldwide Box Office 2,650 $43,766,463
All Time Domestic Highest Grossing Limited Release Movies 74 $31,273,922
All Time Domestic Box Office for R Movies 764 $31,273,922
All Time International Box Office for R Movies 956 $12,492,541
All Time Worldwide Box Office for R Movies 842 $43,766,463

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


Movie Details

Production Budget:$4,000,000
Domestic Releases: December 26th, 2001 (Limited) by Lionsgate
MPAA Rating: R
Comparisons: vs. Leaving Las Vegas
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Source:Original Screenplay
Genre:Drama
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Contemporary Fiction
Production Countries: United States

Ranking on other Records and Milestones

RecordRankAmountChart
Date
Days In
Release
Biggest Domestic 23rd Weekend 307 $48,254 May 31, 2002 159
Biggest 23rd Weekend Limited Release 69 $48,254 May 31, 2002 159
Theater Average 23rd Weekend Limited Release 360 $643 May 31, 2002 159
Biggest Domestic 22nd Weekend 324 $60,776 May 24, 2002 152
Biggest 22nd Weekend Limited Release 72 $60,776 May 24, 2002 152
Theater Average 22nd Weekend Limited Release 454 $568 May 24, 2002 152
Biggest Domestic 21st Weekend 225 $144,605 May 17, 2002 145
Biggest 21st Weekend Limited Release 50 $144,605 May 17, 2002 145
Theater Average 21st Weekend Limited Release 446 $702 May 17, 2002 145
Biggest Domestic 20th Weekend 171 $308,354 May 10, 2002 138
Biggest 20th Weekend Limited Release 33 $308,354 May 10, 2002 138
Theater Average 20th Weekend Limited Release 242 $1,229 May 10, 2002 138
Biggest Domestic 19th Weekend 171 $393,099 May 3, 2002 131
Biggest 19th Weekend Limited Release 33 $393,099 May 3, 2002 131
Theater Average 19th Weekend Limited Release 270 $1,217 May 3, 2002 131
Biggest Domestic 18th Weekend 142 $595,201 Apr 26, 2002 124
Biggest 18th Weekend Limited Release 29 $595,201 Apr 26, 2002 124
Theater Average 18th Weekend Limited Release 238 $1,438 Apr 26, 2002 124
Biggest Domestic 17th Weekend 122 $793,121 Apr 19, 2002 117
Biggest 17th Weekend Limited Release 24 $793,121 Apr 19, 2002 117
Theater Average 17th Weekend Limited Release 205 $1,625 Apr 19, 2002 117
Biggest Domestic 16th Weekend 120 $1,040,241 Apr 12, 2002 110
Biggest 16th Weekend Limited Release 22 $1,040,241 Apr 12, 2002 110
Theater Average 16th Weekend Limited Release 202 $1,751 Apr 12, 2002 110
Biggest Domestic 15th Weekend 93 $1,484,836 Apr 5, 2002 103
Biggest 15th Weekend Limited Release 19 $1,484,836 Apr 5, 2002 103
Theater Average 15th Weekend Limited Release 157 $2,080 Apr 5, 2002 103
Biggest Domestic 14th Weekend 72 $2,060,118 Mar 29, 2002 96
Biggest 14th Weekend Limited Release 16 $2,060,118 Mar 29, 2002 96
Theater Average 14th Weekend Limited Release 76 $3,048 Mar 29, 2002 96
Biggest Domestic 13th Weekend 119 $1,557,337 Mar 22, 2002 89
Biggest 13th Weekend Limited Release 25 $1,557,337 Mar 22, 2002 89
Theater Average 13th Weekend Limited Release 89 $2,868 Mar 22, 2002 89
Biggest Domestic 12th Weekend 181 $1,333,960 Mar 15, 2002 82
Biggest 12th Weekend Limited Release 31 $1,333,960 Mar 15, 2002 82
Theater Average 12th Weekend Limited Release 202 $2,190 Mar 15, 2002 82
Biggest Domestic 11th Weekend 175 $1,663,494 Mar 8, 2002 75
Biggest 11th Weekend Limited Release 30 $1,663,494 Mar 8, 2002 75
Theater Average 11th Weekend Limited Release 182 $2,390 Mar 8, 2002 75
Biggest Domestic 10th Weekend 220 $1,800,243 Mar 1, 2002 68
Biggest 10th Weekend Limited Release 31 $1,800,243 Mar 1, 2002 68
Theater Average 10th Weekend Limited Release 173 $2,728 Mar 1, 2002 68
Biggest Domestic 9th Weekend 273 $2,097,738 Feb 22, 2002 61
Biggest 9th Weekend Limited Release 27 $2,097,738 Feb 22, 2002 61
Theater Average 9th Weekend Limited Release 100 $3,787 Feb 22, 2002 61
Biggest Domestic 8th Weekend 298 $2,725,306 Feb 15, 2002 54
Biggest 8th Weekend Limited Release 24 $2,725,306 Feb 15, 2002 54
Theater Average 8th Weekend Limited Release 38 $5,762 Feb 15, 2002 54
Biggest Domestic 7th Weekend 560 $2,321,246 Feb 8, 2002 47
Biggest 7th Weekend Limited Release 34 $2,321,246 Feb 8, 2002 47
Theater Average 7th Weekend Limited Release 39 $6,787 Feb 8, 2002 47
Biggest Domestic 6th Weekend 2,688 $314,439 Feb 1, 2002 40
Biggest 6th Weekend Limited Release 406 $314,439 Feb 1, 2002 40
Theater Average 6th Weekend Limited Release 15 $10,843 Feb 1, 2002 40
Biggest Domestic 5th Weekend 3,768 $193,982 Jan 25, 2002 33
Biggest 5th Weekend Limited Release 677 $193,982 Jan 25, 2002 33
Theater Average 5th Weekend Limited Release 26 $11,411 Jan 25, 2002 33
Biggest Domestic 4th Weekend 4,528 $157,018 Jan 18, 2002 26
Biggest 4th Weekend Limited Release 842 $157,018 Jan 18, 2002 26
Theater Average 4th Weekend Limited Release 26 $14,274 Jan 18, 2002 26
Biggest Domestic 3rd Weekend 5,180 $129,951 Jan 11, 2002 19
Biggest 3rd Weekend Limited Release 1,055 $129,951 Jan 11, 2002 19
Theater Average 3rd Weekend Limited Release 55 $16,244 Jan 11, 2002 19
Biggest Domestic 2nd Weekend 5,484 $133,208 Jan 4, 2002 12
Biggest 2nd Weekend Limited Release 1,085 $133,208 Jan 4, 2002 12
Theater Average 2nd Weekend Limited Release 168 $16,651 Jan 4, 2002 12
Theater Average Limited Release 888 $16,651 Jan 4, 2002 12
Top 2001 Theater Average Limited Release 38 $16,651 Jan 4, 2002 12
Biggest Domestic Opening Weekend 6,051 $110,552 Dec 28, 2001 5
Biggest Opening Weekend Limited Release 1,344 $110,552 Dec 28, 2001 5
Theater Average Opening Weekend Limited Release 681 $15,793 Dec 28, 2001 5
Never Wide Domestic 36 $31,273,922 Dec 26, 2001 0
Never No. 1 Domestic 1,288 $31,273,922 Dec 26, 2001 0
Widest Expansion Limited Release 172 707 Dec 26, 2001 0

Cast

Billy Bob Thornton    Hank Grotowski
Halle Berry    Leticia Musgrove
Heath Ledger    Sonny Grotowski
Peter Boyle    Buck Grotowski
Coronji Calhoun    Tyrell Musgrove
Mos Def    Ryrus Cooper
Sean "Puffy" Combs    Lawrence Musgrove

Production and Technical Credits

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Domestic Cumulative Box Office Records


Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
2001/12/28 28 $110,552   7 $15,793   $217,552 5
2002/01/04 26 $133,208 +20% 8 $16,651   $385,688 12
2002/01/11 30 $129,951 -2% 8 $16,244   $579,320 19
2002/01/18 30 $157,018 +21% 11 $14,274   $837,244 26
2002/01/25 30 $193,982 +24% 17 $11,411   $1,079,270 33
2002/02/01 27 $314,439 +62% 29 $10,843   $1,467,079 40
2002/02/08 12 $2,321,246 +638% 342 $6,787   $3,938,683 47
2002/02/15 16 $2,725,306 +17% 473 $5,762   $8,051,471 54
2002/02/22 17 $2,097,738 -23% 554 $3,787   $10,761,306 61
2002/03/01 17 $1,800,243 -14% 660 $2,728   $13,177,940 68
2002/03/08 14 $1,663,494 -8% 696 $2,390   $15,457,817 75
2002/03/15 15 $1,333,960 -20% 609 $2,190   $17,528,865 82
2002/03/22 15 $1,557,337 +17% 543 $2,868   $19,678,781 89
2002/03/29 15 $2,060,118 +32% 676 $3,048   $22,931,442 96
2002/04/05 16 $1,484,836 -28% 714 $2,080   $25,210,748 103
2002/04/12 16 $1,040,241 -30% 594 $1,751   $26,722,813 110
2002/04/19 16 $793,121 -24% 488 $1,625   $28,131,294 117
2002/04/26 20 $595,201 -25% 414 $1,438   $29,275,075 124
2002/05/03 24 $393,099 -34% 323 $1,217   $30,079,249 131
2002/05/10 26 $308,354 -22% 251 $1,229   $30,649,211 138
2002/05/17 29 $144,605 -53% 206 $702   $30,998,671 145
2002/05/24 36 $60,776 -58% 107 $568   $31,168,322 152
2002/05/31 34 $48,254 -21% 75 $643   $31,252,964 159

Daily Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
2002/03/07 10 $200,000   660 $303   $13,974,000 72

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
2001/12/28 27 $145,480   7 $20,783   $252,480 9
2002/01/04 26 $196,889 +35% 8 $24,611   $449,369 16
2002/01/11 30 $230,857 +17% 8 $28,857   $680,226 23
2002/01/18 30 $205,062 -11% 11 $18,642   $885,288 30
2002/01/25 29 $267,352 +30% 17 $15,727   $1,152,640 37
2002/02/01 27 $464,797 +74% 29 $16,027   $1,617,437 44
2002/02/08 12 $3,708,728 +698% 342 $10,844   $5,326,165 51
2002/02/15 16 $3,337,403 -10% 473 $7,056   $8,663,568 58
2002/02/22 17 $2,714,129 -19% 554 $4,899   $11,377,697 65
2002/03/01 17 $2,416,626 -11% 660 $3,662   $13,794,323 72
2002/03/08 13 $2,400,582 -1% 696 $3,449   $16,194,905 79
2002/03/15 16 $1,926,539 -20% 609 $3,163   $18,121,444 86
2002/03/22 14 $2,749,880 +43% 543 $5,064   $20,871,324 93
2002/03/29 15 $2,854,588 +4% 676 $4,223   $23,725,912 100
2002/04/05 15 $1,956,660 -31% 714 $2,740   $25,682,572 107
2002/04/12 15 $1,655,601 -15% 594 $2,787   $27,338,173 114
2002/04/19 14 $1,341,701 -19% 488 $2,749   $28,679,874 121
2002/04/26 18 $1,006,276 -25% 414 $2,431   $29,686,150 128
2002/05/03 21 $654,707 -35% 323 $2,027   $30,340,857 135
2002/05/10 24 $513,209 -22% 251 $2,045   $30,854,066 142
2002/05/17 28 $253,480 -51% 206 $1,230   $31,107,546 149
2002/05/24 34 $97,164 -62% 107 $908   $31,204,710 156
2002/05/31 38 $69,212 -29% 75 $923   $31,273,922 163

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