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Original Sin (2001)

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $16,521,410Details
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  1. Summary
  2. News
  3. Box Office
  4. Video Sales
  5. Full Financials
  6. Cast & Crew
  7. Trailer

Metrics

Rotten Tomatoes
Critics RottenAudience Upright
Critics
12% - Rotten
Audience
61% - Upright

Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists


Movie Details

Production Budget:$26,000,000
Domestic Releases: August 3rd, 2001 (Wide) by MGM
MPAA Rating: R for strong sexual content and some violence
Running Time: 116 minutes
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Keywords: Surprise Twist, Mail Order Bride
Source:Based on Fiction Book/Short Story
Genre:Thriller/Suspense
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Contemporary Fiction
Production Companies: Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Pictures
Production Countries: France

Ranking on other Records and Milestones

RecordRankRevenueChart
Date
Days In
Release
Biggest 10th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 4,063 $4,832 Oct 5, 2001 66
Biggest 9th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 3,736 $18,031 Sep 28, 2001 59
Biggest 7th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 3,749 $57,373 Sep 14, 2001 45
Biggest 6th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 4,092 $68,614 Sep 7, 2001 38
Biggest 5th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 4,253 $109,599 Aug 31, 2001 31
Biggest 4th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 4,068 $274,115 Aug 24, 2001 24
Biggest 3rd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 3,574 $1,112,692 Aug 17, 2001 17
Biggest 2nd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 2,984 $3,075,072 Aug 10, 2001 10
Biggest Opening Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 2,505 $6,402,741 Aug 3, 2001 3
Widest Opening Weekend 1,972 2,194 Aug 3, 2001 3

Cast

   Luis Antonio Vargas
   Julia Russell/Bonny Castle
Thomas Jane    Walter Downs/Billy/Mephisto
Jack Thompson    Alan Jordan
Gregory Itzin    Colonel Worth
Allison Mackie    Augusta Jordan
Joan Pringle    Sara
Cordelia Richards    Emily Russell
James Haven    Faust
Pedro Armendáriz Jr.    Jorge Cortes
Mario Ivan Martinez    Cuban Priest
Harry Porter    Stage Manager
Fernando Torre Lapham    Wedding Priest
Shaula Vega    Dressmaker Girl
Lisa Owen    Margareta
Daniel Martinez    Rafael
Farnesio de Bernal    Bank Clerk
Nitzi Arellano    Prostitute
Roger Cudney    Ship's Captain
Adrian Makala    Ship's Waiter
Francis Laboriel    Ship's Stewardess
Patricio Castillo    French Dining Steward
Derek Rojo    Bell Boy
Abraham Stavans    Mr. Gutierrez
Roberto Medina    Card Player
Julian Sedgwick    Card Player
Alejandro Corp    Card Player
Alejandro Reza    Train Station Man
Guy de Saint Cyr    Chief Jailer
Julio Bracho    Guard
George Belanger    Gentleman in Morocco
Osami Kawano    Gentleman in Morocco

Production and Technical Credits

Director   
Screenwriter    Michael Cristofer
Producer    Denise Di Novi
Producer    Kate Guinzburg
Producer    Carol Lees
Executive Producer    Sheldon Abend
Executive Producer    Ashok Amritraj
Executive Producer    David Hoberman
Line Producer    Michael S. Glick
Co-Producer    Edward L. McDonnell
Based Upon the Novel "Waltz into Darkness" by    Cornell Woolrich
Director of Photography    Rodrigo Prieto
Production Designer    David J. Bomba
Editor    Eric Sears
Costume Designer    Donna Zakowska
Composer    Terence Blanchard
Assistant Director    Mary Ellen Woods
Assistant Director    Miguel Lima Martinez
Unit Production Manager    Michael S. Glick
Production Supervisor    Anna Roth
Art Director    John Jensen
Set Decorator    Beth Rubino
Costume Supervisor    Amy Andrews
Sound Mixer    Antonio Betancourt
Re-recording Mixer    Melissa Hofmann
Re-recording Mixer    Brad Sherman
Supervising Sound Editor    Mike Wilhoit
Sound Effects Editor    Hector Gika
Sound Effects Editor    Scott Wolf
Music Editor    Marvin Morris
Music Editor    Todd Bozung
Dialogue Editor    Laura Harris
Dialogue Editor    Lou Kleinman
Make up    Nena Smarz
Hairstylist    Colleen Callaghan
Casting Director    Junie Lowry-Johnson
Casting Director    Libby Goldstein

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Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
2001/08/03 6 $6,402,741   2,194 $2,918   $6,402,741 3
2001/08/10 10 $3,075,072 -52% 2,194 $1,402   $12,517,699 10
2001/08/17 14 $1,112,692 -64% 1,279 $870   $15,113,699 17
2001/08/24 27 $274,115 -75% 305 $899   $15,978,594 24
2001/08/31 41 $109,599 -60% 136 $806   $16,252,765 31
2001/09/07 48 $68,614 -37% 132 $520   $16,349,292 38
2001/09/14 55 $57,373 -16% 95 $604   $16,430,462 45
2001/09/28 73 $18,031   52 $347   $16,507,907 59
2001/10/05 97 $4,832 -73% 24 $201   $16,521,410 66

Daily Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
2001/08/03 6 $2,153,000   2,194 $981   $2,153,000 1
2001/08/04 7 $2,330,000 +8% 2,194 $1,062   $4,483,000 2
2001/08/05 6 $1,846,000 -21% 2,194 $841   $6,402,741 3
2001/08/06 7 $811,700 -56% 2,194 $370   $7,214,441 4
2001/08/07 7 $836,960 +3% 2,194 $381   $8,051,401 5
2001/08/08 8 $723,714 -14% 2,194 $330   $8,775,115 6
2001/08/09 7 $667,512 -8% 2,194 $304   $9,442,627 7
2001/08/10 11 $946,000 +42% 2,194 $431   $10,389,000 8
2001/08/11 10 $1,153,000 +22% 2,194 $526   $11,542,000 9
2001/08/12 11 $893,000 -23% 2,194 $407   $12,517,699 10
2001/08/13 10 $368,421 -59% 2,194 $168   $12,886,120 11
2001/08/14 10 $408,781 +11% 2,194 $186   $13,294,901 12
2001/08/15 10 $350,700 -14% 2,194 $160   $13,645,601 13
2001/08/16 10 $355,406 +1% 2,194 $162   $14,001,007 14
2001/08/19 14 $324,000   1,279 $253   $15,113,699 17
2001/08/22 14 $144,624   1,279 $113   $15,570,547 20
2001/08/23 14 $133,427 -8% 1,279 $104   $15,703,974 21

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
2001/08/03 6 $9,442,627   2,194 $4,304   $9,442,627 7
2001/08/10 10 $4,558,380 -52% 2,194 $2,078   $14,001,007 14
2001/08/17 14 $1,703,472 -63% 1,279 $1,332   $15,704,479 21
2001/08/24 30 $438,687 -74% 305 $1,438   $16,143,166 28
2001/08/31 42 $137,512 -69% 136 $1,011   $16,280,678 35
2001/09/07 47 $92,411 -33% 132 $700   $16,373,089 42
2001/09/28 73 $26,702   52 $514   $16,516,578 63
2001/10/05 99 $4,832 -82% 24 $201   $16,521,410 70

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