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The Royal Tenenbaums (2001)

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $52,353,636Details
International Box Office $19,077,240
Worldwide Box Office $71,430,876
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  3. Box Office
  4. Video Sales
  5. Full Financials
  6. Cast & Crew
  7. Trailer

Metrics

Rotten Tomatoes
Critics Certified FreshAudience Upright
Critics
80% - Certified Fresh
Audience
89% - Upright

Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists


Movie Details

Production Budget:$28,000,000
Domestic Releases: December 14th, 2001 (Limited) by Walt Disney
Video Release: July 9th, 2002 by Walt Disney Home Entertainment
MPAA Rating: R for some language, sexuality/nudity and drug content
Running Time: 108 minutes
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Keywords: Terminal Illness, Dysfunctional Family, Child Prodigy, Ensemble
Source:Original Screenplay
Genre:Black Comedy
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Contemporary Fiction
Production Companies: Touchstone Pictures
Production Countries: United States

Ranking on other Records and Milestones

RecordRankRevenueChart
Date
Days In
Release
Biggest 27th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 259 $9,842 Jun 14, 2002 185
Biggest 26th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 316 $10,763 Jun 7, 2002 178
Biggest 25th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 308 $20,801 May 31, 2002 171
Biggest 24th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 293 $32,250 May 24, 2002 164
Biggest 23rd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 349 $36,349 May 17, 2002 157
Biggest 22nd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 440 $32,174 May 10, 2002 150
Biggest 21st Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 505 $33,793 May 3, 2002 143
Biggest 20th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 520 $47,436 Apr 26, 2002 136
Biggest 19th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 599 $53,867 Apr 19, 2002 129
Biggest 18th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 668 $63,836 Apr 12, 2002 122
Biggest 17th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 694 $88,458 Apr 5, 2002 115
Biggest 16th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 720 $114,460 Mar 29, 2002 108
Biggest 15th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 674 $168,582 Mar 22, 2002 101
Biggest 14th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 576 $257,806 Mar 15, 2002 94
Biggest 13th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 434 $402,105 Mar 8, 2002 87
Biggest 12th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 438 $454,060 Mar 1, 2002 80
Fastest Movies to Earn $50 Million at the Domestic Box Office 1,353 $50,169,177 Mar 1, 2002 80
Biggest 11th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 477 $558,873 Feb 22, 2002 73
Biggest 10th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 419 $949,182 Feb 15, 2002 66
Biggest 9th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 386 $1,533,098 Feb 8, 2002 59
Biggest 8th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 366 $2,300,761 Feb 1, 2002 52
Biggest 7th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 377 $3,084,804 Jan 25, 2002 45
Biggest 6th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 330 $4,478,152 Jan 18, 2002 38
Biggest 5th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 306 $6,408,153 Jan 11, 2002 31
Biggest 4th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 357 $8,512,122 Jan 4, 2002 24
Biggest 3rd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,421 $4,975,779 Dec 28, 2001 17
Biggest 2nd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 3,938 $1,268,860 Dec 21, 2001 10
Biggest Opening Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 5,137 $276,981 Dec 14, 2001 3

Cast

   Henry Sherman
   Royal Tenenbaum
   Etheline Tenenbaum
   Chas Tenenbaum
   Margot Helen Tenenbaum
   Richie Tenenbaum
   Eli Cash
   Raleigh St. Clair
Seymour Cassel    Dusty
Kumar Pallana    Pagoda
Alec Baldwin    Narrator
   Ari Tenenbaum
   Uzi Tenenbaum
Aram Aslanian-Persico    Young Chas Tenenbaum
Irene Gorovaia    Young Margot Tenenbaum
Amedeo Turturro    Young Ritchie Tenenbaum
Stephen Lea Sheppard    Dudley Heinsbergen
James Fitzgerald    Young Eli Cash
Larry Pine    Peter Bradley
Don McKinnon    Detective
Frank Wood    Hotel Manager
Al Thompson    Walter Sherman
Jennifer Wachtell    Rachael Tenenbaum
Donal Ward    Hotel Clerk
Andrew Wilson    Farmer Father/Tex Hayward
Dipak Pallana    Doctor
Sanjay Mathew    Sanjay Gandhi
Mary Wigmore    Chas' Secretary
Sonam Wangmo    Sing-Sang
Gita Gabriel    Facialist
Pawel Wdowczak    Neville Smythe-Dorleac
Peter Leung    Yasuo Oshima
William Sturgis    Franklin Benedict
Liam Craig    Reporter in Blue Cardigan
Sheelagh Tellerday    Eli's Aunt
Max Faugno    Cote d'Ivoire Attendant
Guido Venitucci    Cote d'Ivoire Radio Operator
Ebon Moss-Bachrach    Frederick, Bellboy
Brian Smiar    Elderly "Baumer" Fan #2
Jan V.E. Austell    Elderly "Baumer" Fan #2
Rony Clanton    Cemetery Maintenance Man
Salim Malik    Anwar
Tom Lacy    Judge
Keith Charles    Royal's Lawyer
Gregory B. Goossen    Gypsy Cab Driver
Sadiah Arrika Ekulona    Nurse
Vic Mata    Sanchez
Michael Conti    Irish Longshoreman
Tatiana Abbey    Parisian Girl
Kalani Queypo    New Guinea Tribesman
Mel Cannon    Punk Rocker
Leo Manuelian    Eli's Egyptian Friend
Amir Raissi    Eli's Egyptian Friend
Roger Shamas    Eli's Egyptian Friend
Philip Denning    Father Petersen
Gary Evans    Police Officer
Rex Robbins    Mr. Levinson
Nova Landaeus-Skinnar    Elaine Levinson
Sam Hoffman    Paramedic
Brian Tenenbaum    Paramedic
Stephan Dignan    Paramedic
Eric Chase Anderson    Medical Student

Production and Technical Credits

Director   
Screenwriter    Wes Anderson
Screenwriter    Owen Wilson
Producer    Wes Anderson
Producer    Barry Mendel
Producer    Scott Rudin
Executive Producer    Rudd Simmons
Executive Producer    Owen Wilson
Director of Photography    Robert Yeoman
Production Designer    David Wasco
Editor    Dylan Tichenor
Costume Designer    Karen Patch
Casting Director    Douglas Aibel
Composer    Mark Mothersbaugh
Music Supervisor    Randall Poster
Associate Producer    Will Sweeney
Assistant Director    Sam Hoffman
Unit Production Manager    Denise Pinckley
Set Decorator    Sandy Reynolds-Wasco
Art Director    Carl Sprague
Additional Editor    Daniel R. Padgett
Sound Mixer    Pawel Wdowczak
Re-recording Mixer    Mark Berger
Re-recording Mixer    Dominick Tavella
Re-recording Mixer    Steve Simons
Re-recording Mixer    Peter Waggoner
Supervising Sound Editor    Robert Hein
Sound Effects Editor    Glenfield Payne
Sound Effects Editor    Magdaline Volaitis
Dialogue Editor    Sylvia Menno
Dialogue Editor    Branka Mrkic-Tana
Music Editor    Annette Kudrak
Make up    Naomi Donne
Make up    Kate Biscoe
Hairstylist    Marie-Ange Ripka
Hairstylist    Jerrold DeCarlo
Stunt Coordinator    Mike Russo

Blu-ray Sales: Games Scores Early

August 29th, 2012

The short sales week didn't stop The Hunger Games from earning first place on the Blu-ray Sales Chart. It led all new releases with 1.67 million units / $33.33 million over two days. This is more than I thought it would sell and puts it in the top ten all time openings on Blu-ray. Its opening week Blu-ray share was 43%, which is a little low for a major blockbuster, but it was aimed more at women, who don't buy as many Blu-rays as men do. More...

DVD and Blu-ray Releases for August 14th, 2012

August 14th, 2012

It is an amazing week on the home market, almost. One of the biggest films of all time comes out on DVD and Blu-ray this week; however, fans of The Hunger Games will have to wait till a minute after midnight on Saturday morning to get a hold of the film. I hope my screener will arrive before then. As for releases coming out this Tuesday, there are some that should sell well, but for Pick of the Week, I think Jaws' Blu-ray debut it a top contender. The Hunger Games is also a contender for Pick of the Week. I'm going with Jaws, but it is a close race. More...

Compare this performance with other movies…

Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
2001/12/14 15 $276,981   5 $55,396   $276,981 3
2001/12/21 12 $1,268,860 +358% 40 $31,722   $2,455,438 10
2001/12/28 13 $4,975,779 +292% 291 $17,099   $10,790,201 17
2002/01/04 5 $8,512,122 +71% 751 $11,334   $20,697,480 24
2002/01/11 5 $6,408,153 -25% 905 $7,081   $29,983,861 31
2002/01/18 7 $4,478,152 -30% 997 $4,492   $37,288,258 38
2002/01/25 12 $3,084,804 -31% 999 $3,088   $41,495,735 45
2002/02/01 14 $2,300,761 -25% 978 $2,353   $44,763,356 52
2002/02/08 15 $1,533,098 -33% 729 $2,103   $47,055,390 59
2002/02/15 21 $949,182 -38% 503 $1,887   $48,757,382 66
2002/02/22 24 $558,873 -41% 301 $1,857   $49,533,662 73
2002/03/01 26 $454,060 -19% 285 $1,593   $50,169,177 80
2002/03/08 27 $402,105 -11% 279 $1,441   $50,733,728 87
2002/03/15 33 $257,806 -36% 197 $1,309   $51,144,918 94
2002/03/22 37 $168,582 -35% 132 $1,277   $51,435,258 101
2002/03/29 42 $114,460 -32% 82 $1,396   $51,636,905 108
2002/04/05 42 $88,458 -23% 67 $1,320   $51,773,633 115
2002/04/12 50 $63,836 -28% 60 $1,064   $51,882,432 122
2002/04/19 49 $53,867 -16% 53 $1,016   $51,961,335 129
2002/04/26 56 $47,436 -12% 48 $988   $52,032,681 136
2002/05/03 53 $33,793 -29% 44 $768   $52,095,055 143
2002/05/10 58 $32,174 -5% 41 $785   $52,143,649 150
2002/05/17 51 $36,349 +13% 51 $713   $52,200,456 157
2002/05/24 48 $32,250 -11% 36 $896   $52,273,005 164
2002/05/31 49 $20,801 -36% 28 $743   $52,307,676 171
2002/06/07 65 $10,763 -48% 21 $513   $52,332,741 178
2002/06/14 63 $9,842 -9% 18 $547   $52,353,636 185

Daily Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
2001/12/19 11 $47,000   5 $9,400   $400,000 6
2001/12/20 8 $68,000 +45% 5 $13,600   $468,000 7
2001/12/21 12 $332,000 +388% 40 $8,300   $800,000 8
2002/01/02 10 $746,000   291 $2,564   $11,536,000 20
2002/01/03 10 $647,000 -13% 291 $2,223   $12,183,000 21
2002/01/04 4 $2,675,000 +313% 751 $3,562   $14,858,000 22
2002/01/05 5 $3,697,000 +38% 751 $4,923   $18,579,000 23
2002/01/06 5 $2,118,000 -43% 751 $2,820   $20,697,480 24
2002/01/07 3 $720,000 -66% 751 $959   $21,418,000 25
2002/01/08 4 $790,000 +10% 751 $1,052   $22,208,000 26
2002/01/09 4 $695,000 -12% 751 $925   $22,903,000 27
2002/01/10 4 $672,000 -3% 751 $895   $23,576,000 28
2002/01/11 5 $1,989,000 +196% 905 $2,198   $25,565,000 29
2002/01/12 5 $2,768,000 +39% 905 $3,059   $28,333,000 30
2002/01/13 6 $1,583,000 -43% 905 $1,749   $29,983,861 31
2002/01/14 5 $476,000 -70% 905 $526   $30,460,000 32
2002/01/15 5 $527,000 +11% 905 $582   $30,987,000 33
2002/01/16 5 $469,000 -11% 905 $518   $31,456,000 34
2002/01/17 5 $473,000 +1% 905 $523   $31,929,000 35
2002/01/18 7 $1,354,000 +186% 997 $1,358   $33,283,000 36
2002/01/19 6 $1,767,000 +31% 997 $1,772   $35,050,000 37
2002/01/20 7 $1,420,000 -20% 997 $1,424   $36,470,000 38
2002/01/21 7 $819,000 -42% 997 $821   $37,289,000 39
2002/01/22 7 $394,000 -52% 997 $395   $37,683,000 40
2002/01/23 7 $354,000 -10% 997 $355   $38,037,000 41
2002/01/24 7 $374,000 +6% 997 $375   $38,411,000 42
2002/01/25 12 $925,000 +147% 999 $926   $39,336,000 43
2002/01/31 10 $230,000   999 $230   $42,463,000 49

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
2001/12/14 11 $1,186,578   5 $237,316   $1,186,578 7
2001/12/21 13 $4,627,844 +290% 40 $115,696   $5,814,422 14
2001/12/28 13 $6,370,936 +38% 291 $21,893   $12,185,358 21
2002/01/04 4 $11,390,350 +79% 751 $15,167   $23,575,708 28
2002/01/11 5 $9,234,398 -19% 905 $10,204   $32,810,106 35
2002/01/18 7 $5,600,825 -39% 997 $5,618   $38,410,931 42
2002/01/25 12 $4,051,664 -28% 999 $4,056   $42,462,595 49
2002/02/01 14 $3,059,697 -24% 978 $3,129   $45,522,292 56
2002/02/08 15 $2,285,908 -25% 729 $3,136   $47,808,200 63
2002/02/15 21 $1,166,589 -49% 503 $2,319   $48,974,789 70
2002/02/22 24 $740,328 -37% 301 $2,460   $49,715,117 77
2002/03/01 26 $616,506 -17% 285 $2,163   $50,331,623 84
2002/03/08 27 $555,489 -10% 279 $1,991   $50,887,112 91
2002/03/15 32 $379,564 -32% 197 $1,927   $51,266,676 98
2002/03/22 38 $255,769 -33% 132 $1,938   $51,522,445 105
2002/03/29 43 $162,730 -36% 82 $1,985   $51,685,175 112
2002/04/05 39 $133,421 -18% 67 $1,991   $51,818,596 119
2002/04/12 50 $88,872 -33% 60 $1,481   $51,907,468 126
2002/04/19 50 $77,777 -12% 53 $1,467   $51,985,245 133
2002/04/26 55 $76,017 -2% 48 $1,584   $52,061,262 140
2002/05/03 54 $50,213 -34% 44 $1,141   $52,111,475 147
2002/05/10 53 $52,632 +5% 41 $1,284   $52,164,107 154
2002/05/17 42 $76,648 +46% 51 $1,503   $52,240,755 161
2002/05/24 48 $46,120 -40% 36 $1,281   $52,286,875 168
2002/05/31 51 $35,103 -24% 28 $1,254   $52,321,978 175
2002/06/07 56 $21,816 -38% 21 $1,039   $52,343,794 182
2002/06/14 73 $9,842 -55% 18 $547   $52,353,636 189

Weekly US Blu-ray Sales

DateRankUnits this Week% ChangeTotal UnitsSpending this WeekTotal SpendingWeeks in Release
8/19/20121015,234 15,234$440,563$440,563528

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