The Princess Diaries

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $108,244,774Details
International Box Office $57,090,000
Worldwide Box Office $165,334,774
Further financial details...

  1. Summary
  2. News
  3. Box Office
  4. Video Sales
  5. Full Financials
  6. Cast & Crew
  7. Trailer
  8. Buy

Metrics

Rotten Tomatoes
Critics
47% - Rotten
Audience
68% - Upright

Movie Details

Production Budget:$30,000,000
Theatrical Release: August 3rd, 2001 (Wide) by Walt Disney
MPAA Rating: G
Franchise: Princess Diaries
Keywords: Ugly Duckling, Family Movie, Royalty, Tween, Prince/Princess
Source:Based on Fiction Book/Short Story
Genre:Comedy
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Contemporary Fiction

Blu-ray Sales: Contraband Can't Hide at the Top

There were only two new releases to earn a spot on the Blu-ray sales chart, but one of them, Contraband, took top spot on the chart. The film sold 510,000 units / $10.19 million giving it an opening week Blu-ray share of 52%. At this point, any action film that doesn't open with a 50% Blu-ray share should be considered a disappointment. More...

Blu-ray Sales: Mission did the Impossible

Mission: Impossible - Ghost Protocol led all new releases topping the Blu-ray sales chart with an impressive debut of 1.34 million units / $29.51 million. Its opening week Blu-ray share was an outstanding 67%. As a result of this fantastic opening, I'm making a bold prediction. By the end of the year, a summer blockbuster will open with a Blu-ray share of 75%. More...

Cast

Julie Andrews    Queen Clarisse Renaldi
Anne Hathaway    Mia Thermopolis
Hector Elizondo    Joe
Heather Matarazzo    Lilly Moscovitz
Mandy Moore    Lana Thomas
Caroline Goodall    Mia's Mom, Helen
Robert Schwartzman    Michael Moscovitz
Erik von Detten    Student Josh Bryant
Sean O'Bryan    Teacher Mr. O'Connell
Sandra Oh    Vice Principal Gupta
Kathleen Marshall    Charlotte Kutaway
Patrick Flueger    Student Jeremiah Hart
Mindy Burbano    Gym Teacher Harbula
Kim Leigh    Music Teacher Wells
Beth Anne Garrison    Cheerleader Anna
Bianca Lopez    Cheerleader Fontana
Tamara Levinson    Cheerleader Lupe
Lenore Thomas    Cable Show Student Melissa
Erik Bragg    Student Bobby Bad
Abigail Green-Dove    Student Linda Green
Meredith Shevory    Student Meredith
Anita Marie Curran    Newspaper Student Anita
Korry Cannon    Newspaper Student Korry
Cassie Rowell    Singing Student Alice
Chrissy Gilman    Beach Student
Todd Lowe    Lana's Date Eric
Joe Unitas    Coach Joe Ewe
Reggie Stanton    Coach Dave Adams
Joel McCrary    Prime Minister Motaz
Clare Sera    Mrs. Motaz
Juliet Elizondo    Daughter Marissa Motaz
Greg Lewis    Baron Siegfried von Troken
Bonnie Aarons    Baroness Joy von Troken
Darwood Chung    Emperor Sakamoto
Julie Paris    Princess Palisades
Jeff Michalski    Scottish Duke
Erin O'Reilly    Scottish Duchess
Steve Restivo    Count Vitello
Brigitta Lauren    Lady Lindenlaub
Jane Morris    Lady Evergreen
Gary Combs    Lord Fricker
Adam Williams    Dinner Guest Adams
Marvin Braverman    State Dinner Waiter
Alan Kent    State Dinner Waiter
Bob Glaudini    Consulate Valet Adolpho
Bill Ferrell    Consulate Guard Darrell
Joe Ross    Consulate Maitre d'
Steve Totland    Consulate Waiter
Charles Guardino    Limo Driver Mel
Barbara Marshall    Lady Jerome
Sparrow Heatley    Gretchen & Helga
Gwenda Perez    Gretchen & Helga
Sam Denoff    Lord Jerome
Tracy Reiner    Press Secretary Spencer
Dale Hikawa    Band Leader Dawn Kawa
Daru Kawalkowski    Countess Puck
Diane Frazen    Ball Guest Diane
Stanley Frazen    Ball Guest Stanley
Barbara J. Nabozny    Ball Guest Barbara
Ira Glick    Ball Guest Dr. Glunk
Sol Rosenthal    Lawyer Ball Guest
Hope Alexander-Willis    Lady Caroline
Joe Allen Price    Father Joseph
Willie L. Brown Jr    Himself
Patrick Richwood    Neighbor Mr. Robutusen
John McGivern    Cable Car Conductor Macintosh
Terry Brown    Policeman Washington
James Brown Orleans    Doctor Motors
Rob Zylowski    Pizza Delivery Man
Karl Makinen    Climbing Manager Schiavone
Sunny Hawks    Climbing Instructor Vivian
Kathy Garver    Cable Tourist
Mary Knolls    Trolley Tourist #2
Jason Ashland    Trolley Tourist #1
Erika Young    Umbrella Lady
Ethan Sandler    Tour Bus Driver
Bill Fricker    Autograph Father
Shan Elliot    Member Michael's Band
Harold Carter    Member Michael's Band
Bud Markowitz    Pear Juggler
Michelle Yerger    911 Nun
Wendy Hallin    911 Nun
Mark Thompson    DJ Mark
Brian W. Phelps    DJ Brian
Lily Marshall-Fricker    Kid Autograph Seeker
Charlotte Marshall-Fricker    Kid Autograph Seeker
Sandra Taylor    Suki Sanchez
Tom Hines    Nelson Davenport
Nicholle Tom    Teen Reporter Cassie
Patrick Noonan    Suki's Cameraman
Ali Gage    Beach Reporter Ali
John Moran    Beach Photographer
Tanya DiFrancesco    Beach Reporter Tanya
Shannon Wilcox    Ball Reporter
Niloufar Safaie    Ball Reporter
Tonje Larsgard    Ball Reporter
Flora Chong    Street Reporter
Rueben Grundy    Street Reporter
Gwen Holloway    Street Reporter
Lori Sigrist    Twin Reporter
Terri Segrist    Twin Reporter
Fat Louie    Himself

Production and Technical Credits

Director    Garry Marshall
Screenwriter    Gina Wendkos
Story Creator    Meg Cabot
Producer    Whitney Houston
Producer    Debra Martin Chase
Producer    Mario Iscovich
Production Designer    Mayne Berke
Editor    Bruce Green
Composer    John Debney
Director of Photography    Karl Walter Lindenlaub
Co-Producer    Ellen H. Schwartz
Assistant Director    Ellen H. Schwartz
Second Unit Director    Scott Marshall
Unit Production Manager    Margaret Hilliard
Art Director    Caty Maxey
Casey C. Hallenbeck    Casey Hallenbeck
Second Unit Camera    Ian Fox
Costume Designer    Gary Jones
Costume Supervisor    Bruce Ericksen
Additional Editor    Liza McDonald
Additional Editor    Andrea Bottigliero
Sound Mixer    Keith A. Wester
Re-recording Mixer    Terry Porter
Re-recording Mixer    Mel Metcalfe
Re-recording Mixer    Dean A. Zupancic
Supervising Sound Editor    Todd Toon
Sound Editor    Donald J. Malouf
Sound Editor    John Kwiatkowski
Sound Editor    Adam Kopald
Sound Editor    Charles W. Ritter
Sound Editor    Valerie Davidson
Sound Editor    Piero Mura
Music Editor    Sharon Heather Smith
Music Editor    Jordan Corngold
Music Supervisor    Dawn Soler
Casting Director    Marcia Ross
Casting Director    Donna Morong
Casting Director    Gail Goldberg
Additional Casting    Robin Klein
Additional Casting    Heidi Klein
Stunt Coordinator    Gary Combs

Daily Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
2001/08/03 3 $8,170,500   2,537 $3,221   $8,170,500 1
2001/08/04 3 $8,521,500 +4% 2,537 $3,359   $16,692,000 2
2001/08/05 3 $6,058,000 -29% 2,537 $2,388   $22,862,269 3
2001/08/06 2 $3,913,209 -35% 2,537 $1,542   $26,775,478 4
2001/08/07 2 $3,954,153 +1% 2,537 $1,559   $30,729,631 5
2001/08/08 2 $3,645,023 -8% 2,537 $1,437   $34,374,654 6
2001/08/09 2 $3,501,380 -4% 2,537 $1,380   $37,876,034 7
2001/08/10 4 $4,628,000 +32% 2,706 $1,710   $42,504,000 8
2001/08/11 3 $5,290,000 +14% 2,706 $1,955   $47,794,000 9
2001/08/12 3 $4,165,000 -21% 2,706 $1,539   $52,092,481 10
2001/08/13 3 $2,257,287 -46% 2,706 $834   $54,349,768 11
2001/08/14 3 $2,225,732 -1% 2,706 $823   $56,575,500 12
2001/08/15 3 $2,014,552 -9% 2,706 $744   $58,590,052 13
2001/08/16 3 $2,037,358 +1% 2,706 $753   $60,627,410 14
2001/08/17 5 $2,830,000 +39% 2,726 $1,038   $63,457,000 15
2001/08/18 5 $3,782,000 +34% 2,726 $1,387   $67,241,000 16
2001/08/19 5 $2,771,000 -27% 2,726 $1,017   $70,241,717 17
2001/08/20 4 $1,475,837 -47% 2,726 $541   $71,717,554 18
2001/08/21 4 $1,507,235 +2% 2,726 $553   $73,224,789 19
2001/08/22 3 $1,311,439 -13% 2,726 $481   $74,536,228 20
2001/08/23 4 $1,252,874 -4% 2,726 $460   $75,789,102 21
2001/08/24 7 $1,994,500 +59% 2,749 $726   $77,783,500 22
2001/08/25 6 $2,736,500 +37% 2,749 $995   $80,520,000 23
2001/08/26 6 $1,873,000 -32% 2,749 $681   $82,391,618 24
2001/08/27 6 $780,233 -58% 2,749 $284   $83,171,851 25
2001/08/28 6 $832,388 +7% 2,749 $303   $84,004,239 26
2001/08/29 6 $642,639 -23% 2,749 $234   $84,646,878 27
2001/08/30 6 $624,566 -3% 2,749 $227   $85,271,444 28
2001/08/31 8 $1,465,000 +135% 2,690 $545   $86,700,000 29
2001/09/01 6 $2,203,000 +50% 2,690 $819   $88,903,000 30
2001/09/02 6 $2,032,500 -8% 2,690 $756   $90,972,905 31
2001/09/03 6 $1,858,077 -9% 2,690 $691   $92,861,530 32
2001/09/04 8 $330,082 -82% 2,690 $123   $93,191,612 33
2001/09/05 8 $239,685 -27% 2,690 $89   $93,431,297 34
2001/09/06 8 $225,067 -6% 2,690 $84   $93,656,364 35
2001/09/07 10 $787,000 +250% 2,410 $327   $94,443,000 36
2001/09/08 9 $1,560,000 +98% 2,410 $647   $96,003,000 37
2001/09/27 10 $170,000   1,988 $86   $103,883,000 56

Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
2001/08/03 3 $22,862,269   2,537 $9,012   $22,862,269 3
2001/08/10 3 $14,216,447 -38% 2,706 $5,254   $52,092,481 10
2001/08/17 5 $9,614,307 -32% 2,726 $3,527   $70,241,717 17
2001/08/24 7 $6,602,516 -31% 2,749 $2,402   $82,391,618 24
2001/08/31 6 $5,732,009 -13% 2,690 $2,131   $92,861,530 31
2001/09/07 9 $3,369,944 -41% 2,410 $1,398   $97,026,308 38
2001/09/14 11 $2,489,837 -26% 2,155 $1,155   $100,057,199 45
2001/09/21 12 $1,948,295 -22% 1,988 $980   $102,573,608 52
2001/09/28 13 $1,253,822 -36% 1,651 $759   $104,429,837 59
2001/10/05 15 $612,818 -51% 1,001 $612   $105,318,558 66
2001/10/12 18 $358,277 -42% 581 $617   $105,905,979 73
2001/10/19 22 $212,035 -41% 357 $594   $106,210,498 80
2001/10/26 33 $112,840 -47% 227 $497   $106,374,120 87
2001/11/02 36 $102,769 -9% 154 $667   $106,509,311 94
2001/11/09 24 $267,227 +160% 313 $854   $106,798,688 101
2001/11/16 20 $256,104 -4% 358 $715   $107,172,524 108
2001/11/23 21 $260,758 +2% 354 $737   $107,577,463 115
2001/11/30 25 $141,479 -46% 301 $470   $107,785,435 122
2001/12/07 28 $94,222 -33% 240 $393   $107,915,790 129
2001/12/14 37 $67,932 -28% 176 $386   $108,015,135 136
2001/12/21 46 $35,290 -48% 116 $304   $108,093,190 143
2001/12/28 45 $43,945 +25% 103 $427   $108,184,054 150
2002/01/04 46 $27,347 -38% 84 $326   $108,225,136 157
2002/01/11 54 $13,642 -50% 51 $267   $108,244,774 164

Full financial estimates for this film, including domestic and international box office, video sales, video rentals, TV and ancillary revenue are available through our research services. For more information, please contact us at research@the-numbers.com.