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The Pledge (2001)

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Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $19,719,930Details
International Box Office $9,686,202
Worldwide Box Office $29,406,132
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Metrics

Rotten Tomatoes
Critics Certified FreshAudience Spilled
Critics
78% - Certified Fresh
Audience
59% - Spilled

Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists


Movie Details

Production Budget:$45,000,000
Domestic Releases: January 19th, 2001 (Wide) by Warner Bros.
MPAA Rating: R for strong violence and language
Running Time: 124 minutes
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Keywords: Film Noir
Source:Based on Fiction Book/Short Story
Genre:Drama
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Contemporary Fiction
Production Companies: Franchise Pictures
Production Countries: United States

Ranking on other Records and Milestones

RecordRankRevenueChart
Date
Days In
Release
Biggest 11th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 2,618 $30,847 Mar 30, 2001 73
Biggest 10th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 2,307 $72,962 Mar 23, 2001 66
Biggest 9th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 3,451 $26,974 Mar 16, 2001 59
Biggest 8th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 3,441 $47,894 Mar 9, 2001 52
Biggest 7th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 3,423 $80,949 Mar 2, 2001 45
Biggest 6th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 2,848 $265,661 Feb 23, 2001 38
Biggest 5th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 2,367 $887,471 Feb 16, 2001 31
Biggest 4th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 2,646 $1,335,420 Feb 9, 2001 24
Biggest 3rd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 2,246 $3,056,254 Feb 2, 2001 17
Biggest 2nd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 2,675 $3,678,312 Jan 26, 2001 10
Biggest Opening Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 2,704 $5,765,347 Jan 19, 2001 3
Widest Opening Weekend 3,265 1,275 Jan 19, 2001 3

Cast

   Detective Jerry Black
Benicio Del Toro    Toby Jay Wadenah
Aaron Eckhart    Stan Krolak
Helen Mirren    Doctor
Tom Noonan    Gary Jackson
Robin Wright    Lori
Vanessa Redgrave    Annalise Hansen
Mickey Rourke    Jim Olstad
Sam Shepard    Eric Pollack
Lois Smith    Helen Jackson
Harry Dean Stanton    Floyd Cage
Patricia Clarkson    Margaret Larsen
Dale Dickey    Strom
Costas Mandylor    Monash Deputy
Michael O'Keefe    Duane Larsen
Pauline Roberts    Chrissy
Beau Daniels    Rudy
Wendy Morrow Donaldson    Resort Owner
P. Adrien Dorval    Sheriff
Shawn Henter    Bus Driver
Kathy Jensen    Store Clerk
Taryn Knowles    Ginny Larsen
Nels Lennarson    Hank
J. J. McColl    Real Estate Agent
Gordon May    Criminologist #1
Gardinar Millar    Deputy #3
Adam Nelson    Deputy #1
Tony Parsons    TV Anchorman
Robert Popoff    Prisoner
Nicole Robert    Flea Market Sales Lady
Eileen Ryan    Jean
Lucy Schmidt    Alma Cage
John R. Taylor    Grey Haired Man
Theodore Thomas    Rest Home Resident
Brittany Tiplady    Becky Fiske
Mavourneen Varcoe-Ryan    Crime Scene Reporter
Françoise Yip    Bartender at Airport

Production and Technical Credits

Director   
Producer    Michael Fitzgerald
Producer    Sean Penn
Producer    Elie Samaha
Screenwriter    Jerzy Kromolowski
Screenwriter    Mary Olson-Kromolowski
Screenwriter    Bill Fergusonm
Based on the book by    Friedrich Durrenmatt
Executive Producer    Andrew Stevens
Cinematographer    Chris Menges
Production Designer    Bill Groom
Editor    Jay Cassidy
Composer    Hans Zimmer
Composer    Klaus Badelt
Casting Director    Don Phillips
Casting Associate    Jason Mundy
Associate Producer    Brian Cook
Assistant Director    Brian Cook
Production Manager    Richard A. Bullock
Art Director    Helen Jarvis
Set Decorator    Lesley Beale
Costume Supervisor    Karin Nosella
Sound Mixer    Rob Young
Supervising Re-Recording Mixer    Mark Berger
Re-recording Mixer    David Parker
Supervising Sound Editor    John Nutt
Sound Effects Editor    Aura Gilge
Dialogue Editor    David Franklin Bergad
Music Editor    Vicki Hiatt
Music Editor    Marc Streitenfeld
Makeup (Key)    Jayne Dancose
Hairstylist (Key)    Roy Sidick
Additional Music    Michael Brook
Additional Music    Craig Eastman
Additional Music    Heitor Pereira
Additional Music    Martin Tillman
Stunt Coordinator    Bill Ferguson

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Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
2001/01/19 11 $5,765,347   1,275 $4,522   $5,765,347 3
2001/01/26 11 $3,678,312 -36% 1,410 $2,609   $11,115,357 10
2001/02/02 15 $3,056,254 -17% 1,385 $2,207   $15,455,362 17
2001/02/09 17 $1,335,420 -56% 1,105 $1,209   $17,607,793 24
2001/02/16 20 $887,471 -34% 648 $1,370   $18,894,185 31
2001/02/23 29 $265,661 -70% 284 $935   $19,303,094 38
2001/03/02 47 $80,949 -70% 90 $899   $19,443,722 45
2001/03/09 54 $47,894 -41% 67 $715   $19,518,757 52
2001/03/16 65 $26,974 -44% 62 $435   $19,565,087 59
2001/03/23 43 $72,962 +170% 230 $317   $19,650,325 66
2001/03/30 57 $30,847 -58% 109 $283   $19,719,930 73

Daily Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
2001/01/19 9 $1,585,000   1,275 $1,243   $1,585,000 1
2001/01/20 10 $2,350,000 +48% 1,275 $1,843   $3,935,000 2
2001/01/21 10 $1,572,000 -33% 1,275 $1,233   $5,765,347 3
2001/01/22 7 $413,972 -74% 1,275 $325   $6,179,319 4
2001/01/23 9 $448,701 +8% 1,275 $352   $6,628,020 5
2001/01/24 9 $407,346 -9% 1,275 $319   $7,035,366 6
2001/01/25 10 $401,679 -1% 1,275 $315   $7,437,045 7
2001/01/28 13 $669,000   1,410 $474   $11,115,357 10
2001/01/29 8 $318,300 -52% 1,410 $226   $11,433,657 11
2001/01/30 8 $348,592 +10% 1,410 $247   $11,782,249 12
2001/01/31 9 $314,755 -10% 1,410 $223   $12,097,004 13
2001/02/01 9 $302,104 -4% 1,410 $214   $12,399,108 14
2001/02/04 17 $617,000   1,385 $445   $15,455,362 17
2001/02/05 12 $188,915 -69% 1,385 $136   $15,644,277 18
2001/02/06 12 $229,200 +21% 1,385 $165   $15,873,477 19
2001/02/07 11 $201,598 -12% 1,385 $146   $16,075,075 20
2001/02/08 12 $197,298 -2% 1,385 $142   $16,272,373 21
2001/02/11 19 $351,000   1,105 $318   $17,607,793 24
2001/02/12 19 $84,685 -76% 1,105 $77   $17,692,478 25
2001/02/13 17 $89,484 +6% 1,105 $81   $17,781,962 26
2001/02/14 18 $127,462 +42% 1,105 $115   $17,909,424 27
2001/02/20 20 $52,339   648 $81   $18,946,524 33
2001/02/21 20 $47,452 -9% 648 $73   $18,993,976 34

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
2001/01/19 10 $7,437,045   1,275 $5,833   $7,437,045 7
2001/01/26 11 $4,962,063 -33% 1,410 $3,519   $12,399,108 14
2001/02/02 15 $3,873,265 -22% 1,385 $2,797   $16,272,373 21
2001/02/09 17 $1,734,341 -55% 1,105 $1,570   $18,006,714 28
2001/02/16 20 $1,030,719 -41% 648 $1,591   $19,037,433 35
2001/02/23 30 $325,340 -68% 284 $1,146   $19,362,773 42
2001/03/02 45 $108,090 -67% 90 $1,201   $19,470,863 49
2001/03/09 54 $67,250 -38% 67 $1,004   $19,538,113 56
2001/03/16 67 $39,250 -42% 62 $633   $19,577,363 63
2001/03/23 40 $111,720 +185% 230 $486   $19,689,083 70
2001/03/30 60 $30,847 -72% 109 $283   $19,719,930 77

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