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Quills (2000)

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $7,060,876Details
International Box Office $4,671,212
Worldwide Box Office $11,732,088
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  6. Cast & Crew
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Metrics

Rotten Tomatoes
Critics Certified FreshAudience Upright
Critics
75% - Certified Fresh
Audience
83% - Upright

Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists

RecordRankAmount
Top 2000 Movies at the Worldwide Box Office 135 $11,732,088
Top 2000 Movies at the Domestic Box Office 140 $7,060,876
Top 2000 Limited Release Movies at the Domestic Box Office 14 $7,060,876
Highest Weekend Theater Average for Limited Release Movies 19,501 $2,007
Highest Weekend Theater Average for Limited Release Movies 33,951 $1,092
Highest Weekend Theater Average for Limited Release Movies 52,418 $488
Highest Weekend Theater Average for Limited Release Movies 13,590 $2,761
Highest Weekend Theater Average for Limited Release Movies 27,411 $1,410
Highest Weekend Theater Average for Limited Release Movies 46,157 $668
Highest Weekend Theater Average for Limited Release Movies 760 $17,796
Highest Weekend Theater Average for Limited Release Movies 23,012 $1,705
Highest Weekend Theater Average for Limited Release Movies 36,656 $984
Highest Weekend Theater Average for Limited Release Movies 21,711 $1,805
Highest Weekend Theater Average for Limited Release Movies 300 $27,709
Highest Weekend Theater Average for Limited Release Movies 60,563 $217
Highest Weekend Theater Average for Limited Release Movies 35,550 $1,025
Highest Weekend Theater Average for Limited Release Movies 14,141 $2,668
Highest Weekend Theater Average for Limited Release Movies 33,421 $1,114
Highest Weekend Theater Average for Limited Release Movies 3,765 $7,249
Highest Weekend Theater Average for Limited Release Movies 50,234 $549
Highest Weekend Theater Average for Limited Release Movies 13,141 $2,839
Highest Weekend Theater Average for Limited Release Movies 23,573 $1,662
Highest Weekend Theater Average for Limited Release Movies 36,770 $980
Highest Weekend Theater Average for Limited Release Movies 433 $23,037
Highest Weekend Theater Average for Limited Release Movies 22,763 $1,723
Highest Weekend Theater Average for Limited Release Movies 36,112 $1,004
All Time Worldwide Box Office 5,540 $11,732,088
All Time International Box Office 4,130 $4,671,212
All Time Domestic Inflation Adjusted Box Office for Limited Release Movies 346 $10,766,459
All Time Domestic Inflation Adjusted Box Office 4,940 $10,766,459
All Time Domestic Highest Grossing Limited Release Movies 384 $7,060,876
All Time Domestic Box Office for Based on Play Movies 97 $7,060,876
All Time Domestic Box Office 5,273 $7,060,876

Movie Details

Production Budget:$13,500,000
Domestic Releases: November 22nd, 2000 (Limited) by Fox Searchlight
MPAA Rating: R for strong sexual content including dialogue, violence and language
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Keywords: Biography, Writing and Writers
Source:Based on Play
Genre:Drama
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Historical Fiction
Production Countries: United States

Ranking on other Records and Milestones

RecordRankAmountChart
Date
Days In
Release
Biggest 23rd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 705 $2,818 Apr 27, 2001 159
Biggest 23rd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 328 $2,818 Apr 27, 2001 159
Highest Theater Average 23rd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 567 $217 Apr 27, 2001 159
Biggest 22nd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 611 $9,761 Apr 20, 2001 152
Biggest 22nd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 218 $9,761 Apr 20, 2001 152
Highest Theater Average 22nd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 499 $488 Apr 20, 2001 152
Biggest 21st Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 744 $9,328 Apr 13, 2001 145
Biggest 21st Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 277 $9,328 Apr 13, 2001 145
Highest Theater Average 21st Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 544 $549 Apr 13, 2001 145
Biggest 20th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 736 $18,037 Apr 6, 2001 138
Biggest 20th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 229 $18,037 Apr 6, 2001 138
Highest Theater Average 20th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 524 $668 Apr 6, 2001 138
Biggest 19th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 727 $34,941 Mar 30, 2001 131
Biggest 19th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 186 $34,941 Mar 30, 2001 131
Highest Theater Average 19th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 329 $1,092 Mar 30, 2001 131
Biggest 18th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 721 $55,360 Mar 23, 2001 124
Biggest 18th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 167 $55,360 Mar 23, 2001 124
Highest Theater Average 18th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 414 $1,025 Mar 23, 2001 124
Biggest 17th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 825 $62,222 Mar 16, 2001 117
Biggest 17th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 178 $62,222 Mar 16, 2001 117
Highest Theater Average 17th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 482 $1,004 Mar 16, 2001 117
Biggest 16th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 977 $68,885 Mar 9, 2001 110
Biggest 16th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 193 $68,885 Mar 9, 2001 110
Highest Theater Average 16th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 572 $984 Mar 9, 2001 110
Biggest 15th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,009 $87,231 Mar 2, 2001 103
Biggest 15th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 190 $87,231 Mar 2, 2001 103
Highest Theater Average 15th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 615 $980 Mar 2, 2001 103
Biggest 14th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 798 $173,859 Feb 23, 2001 96
Biggest 14th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 143 $173,859 Feb 23, 2001 96
Highest Theater Average 14th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 586 $1,114 Feb 23, 2001 96
Biggest 13th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 537 $330,730 Feb 16, 2001 89
Biggest 13th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 97 $330,730 Feb 16, 2001 89
Highest Theater Average 13th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 311 $1,662 Feb 16, 2001 89
Biggest 12th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,876 $61,362 Feb 9, 2001 82
Biggest 12th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 404 $61,362 Feb 9, 2001 82
Highest Theater Average 12th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 364 $1,705 Feb 9, 2001 82
Biggest 11th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,757 $101,100 Feb 2, 2001 75
Biggest 11th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 346 $101,100 Feb 2, 2001 75
Highest Theater Average 11th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 368 $1,805 Feb 2, 2001 75
Biggest 10th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,800 $132,561 Jan 26, 2001 68
Biggest 10th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 349 $132,561 Jan 26, 2001 68
Highest Theater Average 10th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 673 $1,410 Jan 26, 2001 68
Biggest 9th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,568 $234,309 Jan 19, 2001 61
Biggest 9th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 290 $234,309 Jan 19, 2001 61
Highest Theater Average 9th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 585 $1,723 Jan 19, 2001 61
Biggest 8th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,296 $472,207 Jan 12, 2001 54
Biggest 8th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 194 $472,207 Jan 12, 2001 54
Highest Theater Average 8th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 309 $2,668 Jan 12, 2001 54
Biggest 7th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,525 $615,595 Jan 5, 2001 47
Biggest 7th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 196 $615,595 Jan 5, 2001 47
Highest Theater Average 7th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 387 $2,761 Jan 5, 2001 47
Biggest 6th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 2,058 $613,295 Dec 29, 2000 40
Biggest 6th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 237 $613,295 Dec 29, 2000 40
Highest Theater Average 6th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 474 $2,839 Dec 29, 2000 40
Biggest 5th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 3,021 $433,511 Dec 22, 2000 33
Biggest 5th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 365 $433,511 Dec 22, 2000 33
Highest Theater Average 5th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 1,234 $2,007 Dec 22, 2000 33
Biggest 4th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 3,695 $442,182 Dec 15, 2000 26
Biggest 4th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 419 $442,182 Dec 15, 2000 26
Highest Theater Average 4th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 147 $7,249 Dec 15, 2000 26
Biggest 3rd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 4,985 $160,164 Dec 8, 2000 19
Biggest 3rd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 912 $160,164 Dec 8, 2000 19
Highest Theater Average 3rd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 36 $17,796 Dec 8, 2000 19
Biggest 2nd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 5,144 $207,337 Dec 1, 2000 12
Biggest 2nd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 808 $207,337 Dec 1, 2000 12
Highest Theater Average 2nd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 71 $23,037 Dec 1, 2000 12
Biggest Opening Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 5,369 $249,383 Nov 24, 2000 5
Biggest Opening Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 784 $249,383 Nov 24, 2000 5
Highest Theater Average Opening Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 237 $27,709 Nov 24, 2000 5
Top 2000 Theater Average Limited Release Movies at the Domestic Box Office 16 $27,709 Nov 24, 2000 5
Top Grossing Movies Never to Go Into Wide Release 447 $7,060,876 Nov 22, 2000 0
Top Movies Never to Reach Number One at the Domestic Box Office Chart 3,472 $7,060,876 Nov 22, 2000 0
Widest Expansion for Limited Release Movies 490 214 Nov 22, 2000 0

Cast

Geoffrey Rush    The Marquis de Sade
   Madeleine
Joaquin Phoenix    Coulmier
Michael Caine    Royer-Collard
Billie Whitelaw    Madame LeClerc
Patrick Malahide    Delbene
Amelia Warner    Simone
Jane Menelaus    Renee Pelagie
Stephen Moyer    Prouix
Stephen Marcus    Bouchon
Pauline McLynn   
Edward Tudor-Pole   

Production and Technical Credits

Director   

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Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
2000/11/24 20 $249,383   9 $27,709   $324,456 5
2000/12/01 21 $207,337 -17% 9 $23,037   $640,439 12
2000/12/08 22 $160,164 -23% 9 $17,796   $890,654 19
2000/12/15 17 $442,182 +176% 61 $7,249   $1,405,023 26
2000/12/22 21 $433,511 -2% 216 $2,007   $2,055,744 33
2000/12/29 19 $613,295 +41% 216 $2,839   $3,350,819 40
2001/01/05 20 $615,595 n/c 223 $2,761   $4,284,664 47
2001/01/12 26 $472,207 -23% 177 $2,668   $5,002,987 54
2001/01/19 28 $234,309 -50% 136 $1,723   $5,359,129 61
2001/01/26 35 $132,561 -43% 94 $1,410   $5,589,615 68
2001/02/02 42 $101,100 -24% 56 $1,805   $5,754,301 75
2001/02/09 46 $61,362 -39% 36 $1,705   $5,856,139 82
2001/02/16 31 $330,730 +439% 199 $1,662   $6,217,308 89
2001/02/23 38 $173,859 -47% 156 $1,114   $6,471,673 96
2001/03/02 46 $87,231 -50% 89 $980   $6,631,285 103
2001/03/09 47 $68,885 -21% 70 $984   $6,742,291 110
2001/03/16 53 $62,222 -10% 62 $1,004   $6,839,584 117
2001/03/23 53 $55,360 -11% 54 $1,025   $6,925,453 124
2001/03/30 52 $34,941 -37% 32 $1,092   $6,989,278 131
2001/04/06 64 $18,037 -48% 27 $668   $7,020,918 138
2001/04/13 70 $9,328 -48% 17 $549   $7,038,480 145
2001/04/20 80 $9,761 +5% 20 $488   $7,052,671 152
2001/04/27 100 $2,818 -71% 13 $217   $7,060,876 159

Daily Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
2000/11/27 19 $26,117   9 $2,902   $350,573 6
2000/11/28 19 $28,549 +9% 9 $3,172   $379,122 7
2000/11/29 19 $26,945 -6% 9 $2,994   $406,067 8
2000/11/30 19 $27,035 n/c 9 $3,004   $433,102 9
2000/12/03 19 $66,000   9 $7,333   $640,439 12
2000/12/04 19 $21,534 -67% 9 $2,393   $662,973 13
2000/12/05 20 $23,537 +9% 9 $2,615   $685,510 14
2000/12/06 19 $21,322 -9% 9 $2,369   $706,832 15
2000/12/07 20 $23,658 +11% 9 $2,629   $730,490 16
2000/12/10 20 $51,000   9 $5,667   $890,654 19
2000/12/11 20 $16,982 -67% 9 $1,887   $907,636 20
2000/12/17 17 $135,000   61 $2,213   $1,405,023 26
2000/12/18 17 $50,765 -62% 61 $832   $1,455,788 27
2000/12/19 17 $56,003 +10% 61 $918   $1,512,591 28
2000/12/27 19 $147,620   216 $683   $2,370,909 36
2000/12/28 19 $154,866 +5% 216 $717   $2,525,775 37
2001/01/01 19 $211,749   216 $980   $3,350,819 41
2001/01/02 19 $115,942 -45% 216 $537   $3,466,761 42
2001/01/03 19 $100,917 -13% 216 $467   $3,567,678 43
2001/01/04 19 $101,391 n/c 216 $469   $3,669,069 44
2001/01/07 20 $172,000   220 $782   $4,284,664 47
2001/01/08 19 $60,022 -65% 220 $273   $4,344,686 48
2001/01/09 19 $63,359 +6% 220 $288   $4,408,045 49
2001/01/10 19 $57,460 -9% 220 $261   $4,465,505 50
2001/01/11 18 $65,275 +14% 220 $297   $4,530,780 51
2001/01/15 26 $67,339   177 $380   $5,002,987 55
2001/01/16 20 $42,198 -37% 177 $238   $5,045,185 56
2001/01/17 20 $39,249 -7% 177 $222   $5,084,434 57
2001/01/18 20 $40,386 +3% 177 $228   $5,124,820 58

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
2000/11/24 19 $358,029   9 $39,781   $433,102 9
2000/12/01 20 $297,388 -17% 9 $33,043   $730,490 16
2000/12/08 22 $232,351 -22% 9 $25,817   $962,841 23
2000/12/15 17 $659,392 +184% 61 $10,810   $1,622,233 30
2000/12/22 20 $1,115,291 +69% 216 $5,163   $2,737,524 37
2000/12/29 19 $931,545 -16% 216 $4,313   $3,669,069 44
2001/01/05 20 $861,711 -7% 223 $3,864   $4,530,780 51
2001/01/12 26 $594,040 -31% 177 $3,356   $5,124,820 58
2001/01/19 29 $332,234 -44% 136 $2,443   $5,457,054 65
2001/01/26 35 $196,147 -41% 94 $2,087   $5,653,201 72
2001/02/02 41 $141,576 -28% 56 $2,528   $5,794,777 79
2001/02/09 42 $91,801 -35% 36 $2,550   $5,886,578 86
2001/02/16 32 $411,236 +348% 199 $2,067   $6,297,814 93
2001/02/23 35 $246,240 -40% 156 $1,578   $6,544,054 100
2001/03/02 44 $129,352 -47% 89 $1,453   $6,673,406 107
2001/03/09 48 $103,956 -20% 70 $1,485   $6,777,362 114
2001/03/16 52 $92,731 -11% 62 $1,496   $6,870,093 121
2001/03/23 50 $84,244 -9% 54 $1,560   $6,954,337 128
2001/03/30 51 $48,544 -42% 32 $1,517   $7,002,881 135
2001/04/06 63 $26,271 -46% 27 $973   $7,029,152 142
2001/04/13 69 $13,758 -48% 17 $809   $7,042,910 149
2001/04/20 72 $15,148 +10% 20 $757   $7,058,058 156
2001/04/27 95 $2,818 -81% 13 $217   $7,060,876 163

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