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The Perfect Storm (2000)

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $182,618,434Details
International Box Office $146,093,000
Worldwide Box Office $328,711,434
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Metrics

Rotten Tomatoes
Critics RottenAudience Upright
Critics
47% - Rotten
Audience
64% - Upright

Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists


Movie Details

Production Budget:$120,000,000
Domestic Releases: June 30th, 2000 (Wide) by Warner Bros.
Video Release: November 14th, 2000 by Warner Home Video, released as Perfect Storm, The
MPAA Rating: PG-13 for language and scenes of peril
Running Time: 129 minutes
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Keywords: Visual Effects, Disaster, Extreme Weather
Source:Based on Factual Book/Article
Genre:Drama
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Dramatization
Production Companies: Baltimore Spring Creek Pictures, Radiant Productions
Production Countries: United States

Ranking on other Records and Milestones

RecordRankRevenueChart
Date
Days In
Release
Biggest 24th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 402 $13,351 Dec 8, 2000 164
Biggest 23rd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 368 $33,308 Dec 1, 2000 157
Biggest 22nd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 341 $56,756 Nov 24, 2000 150
Biggest 21st Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 303 $92,903 Nov 17, 2000 143
Biggest 20th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 250 $176,157 Nov 10, 2000 136
Biggest 19th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 234 $252,693 Nov 3, 2000 129
Biggest 18th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 237 $316,336 Oct 27, 2000 122
Biggest 17th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 731 $81,549 Oct 20, 2000 115
Biggest 16th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 608 $151,098 Oct 13, 2000 108
Biggest 15th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 471 $264,305 Oct 6, 2000 101
Biggest 14th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 407 $372,285 Sep 29, 2000 94
Biggest 13th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 343 $520,795 Sep 22, 2000 87
Biggest 12th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 382 $543,376 Sep 15, 2000 80
Biggest 11th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 431 $634,000 Sep 8, 2000 73
Biggest 10th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 234 $1,706,184 Sep 1, 2000 66
Biggest 9th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 479 $1,207,115 Aug 25, 2000 59
Biggest 8th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 478 $1,811,490 Aug 18, 2000 52
Biggest 7th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 444 $2,747,779 Aug 11, 2000 45
Biggest 6th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 431 $3,976,870 Aug 4, 2000 38
Biggest 5th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 225 $7,517,689 Jul 28, 2000 31
Fastest Movies to Earn $150 Million at the Domestic Box Office 184 $150,536,000 Jul 21, 2000 28
Biggest 4th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 283 $9,680,952 Jul 21, 2000 24
Biggest 3rd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 184 $17,130,295 Jul 14, 2000 17
Biggest 2nd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 190 $27,118,925 Jul 7, 2000 10
Biggest July Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 122 $27,118,925 Jul 7, 2000 10
Fastest Movies to Earn $100 Million at the Domestic Box Office 181 $100,195,906 Jul 7, 2000 10
Biggest Thursday at the Domestic Box Office 288 $5,115,286 Jul 6, 2000 7
Biggest Wednesday at the Domestic Box Office 277 $5,219,273 Jul 5, 2000 6
Biggest Tuesday at the Domestic Box Office 83 $9,020,972 Jul 4, 2000 5
Biggest Monday at the Domestic Box Office 56 $12,390,000 Jul 3, 2000 4
Fastest Movies to Earn $50 Million at the Domestic Box Office 211 $53,720,000 Jun 30, 2000 4
Biggest Sunday at the Domestic Box Office 263 $13,300,000 Jul 2, 2000 3
Biggest June Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 53 $41,325,042 Jun 30, 2000 3
Biggest Opening Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 267 $41,325,042 Jun 30, 2000 3
Biggest Weekends at the Domestic Box Office 350 $41,325,042 Jun 30, 2000 3
Widest Opening Weekend 392 3,407 Jun 30, 2000 3
Biggest July Day at the Domestic Box Office 182 $14,790,000 Jul 1, 2000 2
Biggest Saturday at the Domestic Box Office 402 $14,790,000 Jul 1, 2000 2
Biggest Friday at the Domestic Box Office 391 $13,240,000 Jun 30, 2000 1
Biggest June Day at the Domestic Box Office 200 $13,240,000 Jun 30, 2000 1

Cast

   Captain Billy Tyne
Mark Wahlberg    Bobby Shatford
John C. Reilly    Dale "Murph" Murphy
   Christina Cotter
   David "Sully" Sullivan
John Hawkes    Mike "Bugsy" Moran
Allen Payne    Alfred Pierre
Mary Elizabeth Mastrantonio    Linda Greenlaw
Karen Allen    Melissa Brown
Cherry Jones    Edie Bailey
Bob Gunton    Alexander McAnally III
Christopher McDonald    Todd Gross, TV Meteorologist
Dash Mihok    Sgt. Jeremy Mitchell
Josh Hopkins    Capt. Darryl Ennis
Michael Ironside    Bob Brown
Rusty Schwimmer    Big Red
Janet Wright    Ethel Shatford

Production and Technical Credits

Director   
Screenwriter    Bill Wittiff
Based on the Book by    Sebastian Junger
Producer    Paula Weinstein
Producer    Wolfgang Petersen
Producer    Gail Katz
Executive Producer    Barry Levinson
Executive Producer    Duncan Henderson
Cinematographer    John Seale
Editor    Richard Francis-Bruce
Composer    James Horner
Music Supervisor    Maureen Crowe
Production Designer    William Sandell
Supervising Art Director    Bruce Crone
Art Director    Chas Butcher
Senior Set Designer    John Leimanis
Set Designer    Doug Meerdink
Set Designer    William Taliaferro
Set Designer    Bruce West
Set Decorator    Ernie Bishop
Costume Designer    Erica Edell Phillips
Sound Mixer    Keith A. Wester
Supervising Sound Editor    Wylie Stateman
Visual Effects Supervisor    Stefen Fangmeier
Associate Producer    Alan B. Curtiss
Associate Producer    Brian McNulty
Assistant Director    Alan B. Curtiss
Second Unit Director    David R. Ellis
Second Unit Camera    Walt Lloyd
Stunt Coordinator    Doug Coleman
Stunt Coordinator    Daniel W. Barringer
Casting Director    Janet Hirshenson
Casting Director    Jane Jenkins

The shaded area represents the expected performance range for a film, based on its opening weekend box office. 95% of films fall within the shaded area. If a film trends towards the top end of the shaded area, it has good legs compared to the average film; if it trends towards the bottom end of the shaded area, it has poor legs. The predictive area is based on movies from the past 5 years.

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Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
2000/06/30 1 $41,325,042   3,407 $12,129   $41,325,042 3
2000/07/07 2 $27,118,925 -34% 3,407 $7,960   $100,195,906 10
2000/07/14 3 $17,130,295 -37% 3,407 $5,028   $128,501,870 17
2000/07/21 5 $9,680,952 -43% 3,203 $3,022   $145,354,506 24
2000/07/28 5 $7,517,689 -22% 3,093 $2,431   $158,053,931 31
2000/08/04 8 $3,976,870 -47% 2,602 $1,528   $165,579,835 38
2000/08/11 10 $2,747,779 -31% 1,938 $1,418   $170,483,572 45
2000/08/18 13 $1,811,490 -34% 1,417 $1,278   $173,607,196 52
2000/08/25 16 $1,207,115 -33% 1,205 $1,002   $175,604,700 59
2000/09/01 19 $1,706,184 +41% 1,004 $1,699   $177,845,359 66
2000/09/08 19 $634,000 -63% 705 $899   $178,684,608 73
2000/09/15 21 $543,376 -14% 664 $818   $179,419,774 80
2000/09/22 22 $520,795 -4% 602 $865   $180,113,336 87
2000/09/29 25 $372,285 -29% 502 $742   $180,631,498 94
2000/10/06 30 $264,305 -29% 398 $664   $181,000,824 101
2000/10/13 36 $151,098 -43% 169 $894   $181,239,864 108
2000/10/20 44 $81,549 -46% 138 $591   $181,372,312 115
2000/10/27 20 $316,336 +288% 507 $624   $181,716,833 122
2000/11/03 21 $252,693 -20% 401 $630   $182,066,354 129
2000/11/10 24 $176,157 -30% 302 $583   $182,312,209 136
2000/11/17 34 $92,903 -47% 266 $349   $182,450,592 143
2000/11/24 43 $56,756 -39% 168 $338   $182,544,920 150
2000/12/01 49 $33,308 -41% 130 $256   $182,594,845 157
2000/12/08 63 $13,351 -60% 55 $243   $182,618,434 164

Daily Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
2000/06/30 1 $13,240,000   3,407 $3,886   $13,240,000 1
2000/07/01 1 $14,790,000 +12% 3,407 $4,341   $28,030,000 2
2000/07/02 1 $13,300,000 -10% 3,407 $3,904   $41,330,000 3
2000/07/03 1 $12,390,000 -7% 3,407 $3,637   $53,720,000 4
2000/07/04 1 $9,020,972 -27% 3,407 $2,648   $62,742,422 5
2000/07/05 1 $5,219,273 -42% 3,407 $1,532   $67,961,645 6
2000/07/06 1 $5,115,286 -2% 3,407 $1,501   $73,076,981 7
2000/07/07 2 $7,845,260 +53% 3,407 $2,303   $80,922,241 8
2000/07/08 2 $10,633,987 +36% 3,407 $3,121   $91,556,228 9
2000/07/09 2 $7,986,000 -25% 3,407 $2,344   $100,195,906 10
2000/07/10 2 $3,107,948 -61% 3,407 $912   $103,303,854 11
2000/07/11 2 $3,022,421 -3% 3,407 $887   $106,326,275 12
2000/07/12 2 $2,524,400 -16% 3,407 $741   $108,850,675 13
2000/07/13 2 $2,520,900 n/c 3,407 $740   $111,371,575 14
2000/07/14 3 $4,676,000 +85% 3,407 $1,372   $116,047,000 15
2000/07/15 3 $7,031,000 +50% 3,407 $2,064   $123,078,000 16
2000/07/16 3 $4,953,000 -30% 3,407 $1,454   $128,501,870 17
2000/07/17 3 $1,803,839 -64% 3,407 $529   $130,305,709 18
2000/07/18 3 $1,989,788 +10% 3,407 $584   $132,295,497 19
2000/07/19 3 $1,783,393 -10% 3,407 $523   $134,078,890 20
2000/07/20 3 $1,594,664 -11% 3,407 $468   $135,673,554 21
2000/07/21 5 $2,896,584 +82% 3,203 $904   $138,570,138 22
2000/07/22 5 $4,271,721 +47% 3,203 $1,334   $142,841,859 23
2000/07/23 5 $2,693,000 -37% 3,203 $841   $145,354,506 24
2000/07/24 5 $1,232,148 -54% 3,203 $385   $146,586,654 25
2000/07/25 5 $1,335,700 +8% 3,203 $417   $147,922,354 26
2000/07/26 6 $1,311,256 -2% 3,203 $409   $149,233,610 27
2000/07/27 5 $1,302,000 -1% 3,203 $406   $150,536,000 28
2000/07/28 6 $2,007,000 +54% 3,093 $649   $152,543,000 29
2000/07/29 5 $2,810,135 +40% 3,093 $909   $155,353,587 30
2000/07/30 5 $2,431,000 -13% 3,093 $786   $158,053,931 31
2000/07/31 5 $906,607 -63% 3,093 $293   $158,960,538 32
2000/08/01 5 $1,004,682 +11% 3,093 $325   $159,965,220 33
2000/08/02 5 $808,388 -20% 3,093 $261   $160,773,608 34
2000/08/03 5 $829,357 +3% 3,093 $268   $161,502,965 35
2000/08/04 8 $1,089,000 +31% 2,602 $419   $162,592,000 36
2000/08/05 7 $1,428,000 +31% 2,602 $549   $164,020,000 37
2000/08/06 8 $1,295,000 -9% 2,602 $498   $165,579,835 38
2000/08/07 8 $577,672 -55% 2,602 $222   $166,157,507 39
2000/08/08 8 $563,631 -2% 2,602 $217   $166,721,138 40
2000/08/09 8 $509,308 -10% 2,602 $196   $167,230,446 41
2000/08/10 7 $504,827 -1% 2,602 $194   $167,735,273 42
2000/08/11 10 $683,000 +35% 1,938 $352   $168,418,000 43
2000/08/12 10 $1,110,000 +63% 1,938 $573   $169,528,000 44
2000/08/13 10 $806,000 -27% 1,938 $416   $170,483,572 45
2000/08/14 10 $355,613 -56% 1,938 $183   $170,838,665 46
2000/08/15 10 $345,256 -3% 1,938 $178   $171,183,921 47
2000/08/16 10 $297,541 -14% 1,938 $154   $171,481,462 48
2000/08/17 10 $314,244 +6% 1,938 $162   $171,795,706 49
2000/08/20 13 $471,000   1,417 $332   $173,607,196 52
2000/08/21 13 $187,542 -60% 1,417 $132   $173,794,738 53
2000/08/22 13 $221,562 +18% 1,417 $156   $174,016,300 54
2000/08/23 13 $188,124 -15% 1,417 $133   $174,204,424 55
2000/08/24 13 $193,161 +3% 1,417 $136   $174,397,585 56
2000/08/27 16 $336,000   1,205 $279   $175,604,700 59
2000/08/28 16 $114,713 -66% 1,205 $95   $175,719,413 60
2000/08/29 16 $149,758 +31% 1,205 $124   $175,869,171 61
2000/08/30 16 $133,592 -11% 1,205 $111   $176,002,763 62
2000/08/31 15 $136,412 +2% 1,205 $113   $176,139,175 63
2000/09/04 18 $357,685   1,004 $356   $177,845,359 67

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
2000/06/30 1 $73,076,981   3,407 $21,449   $73,076,981 7
2000/07/07 2 $38,294,594 -48% 3,407 $11,240   $111,371,575 14
2000/07/14 3 $24,301,979 -37% 3,407 $7,133   $135,673,554 21
2000/07/21 5 $14,862,688 -39% 3,203 $4,640   $150,536,242 28
2000/07/28 5 $11,066,723 -26% 3,093 $3,578   $161,602,965 35
2000/08/04 8 $6,132,828 -45% 2,602 $2,357   $167,735,793 42
2000/08/11 10 $4,059,913 -34% 1,938 $2,095   $171,795,706 49
2000/08/18 13 $2,601,879 -36% 1,417 $1,836   $174,397,585 56
2000/08/25 16 $1,741,590 -33% 1,205 $1,445   $176,139,175 63
2000/09/01 19 $1,911,433 +10% 1,004 $1,904   $178,050,608 70
2000/09/08 19 $825,790 -57% 705 $1,171   $178,876,398 77
2000/09/15 22 $716,143 -13% 664 $1,079   $179,592,541 84
2000/09/22 22 $666,672 -7% 602 $1,107   $180,259,213 91
2000/09/29 26 $477,306 -28% 502 $951   $180,736,519 98
2000/10/06 30 $352,247 -26% 398 $885   $181,088,766 105
2000/10/13 36 $201,997 -43% 169 $1,195   $181,290,763 112
2000/10/20 48 $109,734 -46% 138 $795   $181,400,497 119
2000/10/27 21 $413,164 +277% 507 $815   $181,813,661 126
2000/11/03 25 $322,391 -22% 401 $804   $182,136,052 133
2000/11/10 24 $221,637 -31% 302 $734   $182,357,689 140
2000/11/17 36 $130,475 -41% 266 $491   $182,488,164 147
2000/11/24 45 $73,373 -44% 168 $437   $182,561,537 154
2000/12/01 49 $43,546 -41% 130 $335   $182,605,083 161
2000/12/08 73 $13,351 -69% 55 $243   $182,618,434 168

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