The Royal Tenenbaums

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $52,353,636Details
International Box Office $19,077,240
Worldwide Box Office $71,430,876
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  4. Video Sales
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  6. Cast & Crew
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Metrics

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

Movie Details

Production Budget:$28,000,000
Theatrical Release: 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
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

Blu-ray Sales: Games Scores Early

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

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Cast

Danny Glover    Henry Sherman
Gene Hackman    Royal Tenenbaum
Anjelica Huston    Etheline Tenenbaum
Ben Stiller    Chas Tenenbaum
Gwyneth Paltrow    Margot Helen Tenenbaum
Luke Wilson    Richie Tenenbaum
Owen Wilson    Eli Cash
Bill Murray    Raleigh St. Clair
Seymour Cassel    Dusty
Kumar Pallana    Pagoda
Alec Baldwin    Narrator
Grant Rosenmeyer    Ari Tenenbaum
Jonah Meyerson    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
Greg Goosen    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    Wes Anderson
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

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

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

Weekly US Blu-ray Sales

DateRankUnits this Week% ChangeTotal UnitsSpending this WeekTotal SpendingWeeks in Release
8/19/20121015,504 15,504$448,373$448,373528

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