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The Quiet American (2002)

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $12,987,647Details
International Box Office $13,360,556
Worldwide Box Office $26,348,203
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Metrics

Rotten Tomatoes
Critics Certified FreshAudience Upright
Critics
87% - Certified Fresh
Audience
73% - Upright

Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists


Movie Details

Production Budget:$20,000,000
Domestic Releases: November 22nd, 2002 (Limited) by Miramax
MPAA Rating: R for images of violence and some language
Comparisons: vs. The Tempest
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Keywords: Vietnam War, War
Source:Based on Fiction Book/Short Story
Genre:Drama
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Historical Fiction
Production Countries: United States

Ranking on other Records and Milestones

RecordRankRevenueChart
Date
Days In
Release
Biggest 37th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 144 $1,727 Aug 1, 2003 255
Biggest 36th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 123 $5,028 Jul 25, 2003 248
Biggest 35th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 94 $17,510 Jul 18, 2003 241
Biggest 34th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 133 $6,036 Jul 11, 2003 234
Biggest 33rd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 137 $8,080 Jul 4, 2003 227
Biggest 32nd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 158 $8,198 Jun 27, 2003 220
Biggest 31st Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 159 $11,988 Jun 20, 2003 213
Biggest 30th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 174 $12,711 Jun 13, 2003 206
Biggest 29th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 162 $21,629 Jun 6, 2003 199
Biggest 28th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 186 $22,917 May 30, 2003 192
Biggest 27th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 168 $38,591 May 23, 2003 185
Biggest 26th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 181 $50,401 May 16, 2003 178
Biggest 25th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 135 $115,176 May 9, 2003 171
Biggest 24th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 140 $142,490 May 2, 2003 164
Biggest 23rd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 136 $183,641 Apr 25, 2003 157
Biggest 22nd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 128 $268,979 Apr 18, 2003 150
Biggest 21st Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 140 $297,586 Apr 11, 2003 143
Biggest 20th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 142 $377,331 Apr 4, 2003 136
Biggest 19th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 132 $512,716 Mar 28, 2003 129
Biggest 18th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 98 $801,909 Mar 21, 2003 122
Biggest 17th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 101 $990,821 Mar 14, 2003 115
Biggest 16th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 106 $1,153,381 Mar 7, 2003 108
Biggest 15th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 119 $1,123,552 Feb 28, 2003 101
Biggest 14th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 157 $1,067,319 Feb 21, 2003 94
Biggest 13th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 160 $1,237,352 Feb 14, 2003 87
Biggest 12th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 386 $538,321 Feb 7, 2003 80
Biggest 11th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 2,056 $68,274 Jan 31, 2003 73
Biggest 10th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 2,423 $64,276 Jan 24, 2003 66
Biggest 9th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 2,534 $82,430 Jan 17, 2003 59
Biggest 8th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 3,180 $63,574 Jan 10, 2003 52
Biggest 3rd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 6,728 $21,968 Dec 6, 2002 17
Biggest 2nd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 5,614 $111,193 Nov 29, 2002 10
Biggest Opening Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 6,083 $101,663 Nov 22, 2002 3

Cast

Michael Caine    Thomas Fowler
Brendan Fraser    CIA Agent Alden Pyle
Do Hai Yen    Miss Hei Phuong
Rade Sherbedgia    Inspector Vigot
Quany Hai    The Trinh Minh
Ferdinand Hoang    Mr. Muoi
Tzi Ma    Hinh
Mathias Mlekuz    Captain Sorel
Holmes Osborne    Bill Granger
Robert Stanton    Joe Tunney

Production and Technical Credits

Director   
Composer    Craig Armstrong
Screenwriter    Christopher Hampton

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Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
2002/11/22 37 $101,663   6 $16,944   $101,663 3
2002/11/29 36 $111,193 +9% 6 $18,532   $271,648 10
2002/12/06 59 $21,968 -80% 2 $10,984   $333,396 17
2003/01/10 48 $63,574   7 $9,082   $407,310 52
2003/01/17 43 $82,430 +30% 9 $9,159   $539,241 59
2003/01/24 45 $64,276 -22% 8 $8,035   $629,308 66
2003/01/31 48 $68,274 +6% 8 $8,534   $728,066 73
2003/02/07 23 $538,321 +688% 44 $12,235   $1,290,702 80
2003/02/14 18 $1,237,352 +130% 157 $7,881   $2,922,946 87
2003/02/21 18 $1,067,319 -14% 186 $5,738   $4,323,701 94
2003/02/28 18 $1,123,552 +5% 222 $5,061   $5,791,796 101
2003/03/07 17 $1,153,381 +3% 381 $3,027   $7,291,271 108
2003/03/14 17 $990,821 -14% 396 $2,502   $8,700,081 115
2003/03/21 19 $801,909 -19% 372 $2,156   $9,854,961 122
2003/03/28 21 $512,716 -36% 289 $1,774   $10,654,096 129
2003/04/04 23 $377,331 -26% 240 $1,572   $11,221,464 136
2003/04/11 27 $297,586 -21% 238 $1,250   $11,636,558 143
2003/04/18 28 $268,979 -10% 241 $1,116   $12,000,212 150
2003/04/25 31 $183,641 -32% 225 $816   $12,289,268 157
2003/05/02 34 $142,490 -22% 168 $848   $12,491,266 164
2003/05/09 38 $115,176 -19% 127 $907   $12,653,791 171
2003/05/16 49 $50,401 -56% 55 $916   $12,744,265 178
2003/05/23 56 $38,591 -23% 38 $1,016   $12,802,761 185
2003/05/30 50 $22,917 -41% 27 $849   $12,843,884 192
2003/06/06 53 $21,629 -6% 31 $698   $12,874,317 199
2003/06/13 63 $12,711 -41% 23 $553   $12,897,338 206
2003/06/20 60 $11,988 -6% 14 $856   $12,916,206 213
2003/06/27 65 $8,198 -32% 12 $683   $12,928,483 220
2003/07/04 69 $8,080 -1% 9 $898   $12,940,345 227
2003/07/11 75 $6,036 -25% 9 $671   $12,948,914 234
2003/07/18 57 $17,510 +190% 42 $417   $12,968,384 241
2003/07/25 81 $5,028 -71% 14 $359   $12,983,431 248
2003/08/01 94 $1,727 -66% 7 $247   $12,987,647 255

Daily Box Office Performance

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
2002/11/22 36 $160,455   6 $26,743   $160,455 7
2002/11/29 33 $150,973 -6% 6 $25,162   $311,428 14
2002/12/06 56 $32,308 -79% 2 $16,154   $343,736 21
2003/01/10 46 $113,075   7 $16,154   $456,811 56
2003/01/17 45 $108,221 -4% 9 $12,025   $565,032 63
2003/01/24 46 $94,760 -12% 8 $11,845   $659,792 70
2003/01/31 48 $92,589 -2% 8 $11,574   $752,381 77
2003/02/07 21 $933,213 +908% 44 $21,209   $1,685,594 84
2003/02/14 18 $1,570,788 +68% 157 $10,005   $3,256,382 91
2003/02/21 18 $1,411,862 -10% 186 $7,591   $4,668,244 98
2003/02/28 18 $1,469,646 +4% 222 $6,620   $6,137,890 105
2003/03/07 17 $1,571,370 +7% 381 $4,124   $7,709,260 112
2003/03/14 17 $1,343,792 -14% 396 $3,393   $9,053,052 119
2003/03/21 20 $1,088,328 -19% 372 $2,926   $10,141,380 126
2003/03/28 21 $702,753 -35% 289 $2,432   $10,844,133 133
2003/04/04 24 $494,839 -30% 240 $2,062   $11,338,972 140
2003/04/11 29 $392,261 -21% 238 $1,648   $11,731,233 147
2003/04/18 29 $374,394 -5% 241 $1,554   $12,105,627 154
2003/04/25 33 $243,149 -35% 225 $1,081   $12,348,776 161
2003/05/02 35 $189,839 -22% 168 $1,130   $12,538,615 168
2003/05/09 40 $155,249 -18% 127 $1,222   $12,693,864 175
2003/05/16 49 $70,306 -55% 55 $1,278   $12,764,170 182
2003/05/23 53 $56,797 -19% 38 $1,495   $12,820,967 189
2003/05/30 53 $31,721 -44% 27 $1,175   $12,852,688 196
2003/06/06 54 $31,939 +1% 31 $1,030   $12,884,627 203
2003/06/13 61 $19,591 -39% 23 $852   $12,904,218 210
2003/06/20 66 $16,067 -18% 14 $1,148   $12,920,285 217
2003/06/27 65 $11,980 -25% 12 $998   $12,932,265 224
2003/07/04 71 $10,613 -11% 9 $1,179   $12,942,878 231
2003/07/11 74 $7,996 -25% 9 $888   $12,950,874 238
2003/07/18 59 $27,529 +244% 42 $655   $12,978,403 245
2003/07/25 75 $7,517 -73% 14 $537   $12,985,920 252
2003/08/01 101 $1,727 -77% 7 $247   $12,987,647 259

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