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The Royal Tenenbaums (2001)

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $52,353,636Details
International Box Office $19,077,240Details
Worldwide Box Office $71,430,876
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Metrics

Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists

RecordRankAmount
All Time Domestic Box Office 1,501 $52,353,636
All Time International Box Office 2,590 $19,077,240
All Time Worldwide Box Office 1,858 $71,430,876
All Time Domestic Highest Grossing Limited Release Movies 25 $52,353,636
All Time Domestic Box Office for R Movies 441 $52,353,636
All Time International Box Office for R Movies 773 $19,077,240
All Time Worldwide Box Office for R Movies 573 $71,430,876

See the Box Office tab (Domestic) and International tab (International and Worldwide) for more Cumulative Box Office Records.


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
Comparisons: vs. Rushmore
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Keywords: Dysfunctional Family, Terminal Illness, 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

RecordRankAmountChart
Date
Days In
Release
Biggest Domestic 27th Weekend 262 $9,842 Jun 14, 2002 185
Biggest 27th Weekend Limited Release 103 $9,842 Jun 14, 2002 185
Theater Average 27th Weekend Limited Release 265 $547 Jun 14, 2002 185
Biggest Domestic 26th Weekend 319 $10,763 Jun 7, 2002 178
Biggest 26th Weekend Limited Release 115 $10,763 Jun 7, 2002 178
Theater Average 26th Weekend Limited Release 295 $513 Jun 7, 2002 178
Biggest Domestic 25th Weekend 312 $20,801 May 31, 2002 171
Biggest 25th Weekend Limited Release 99 $20,801 May 31, 2002 171
Theater Average 25th Weekend Limited Release 249 $743 May 31, 2002 171
Biggest Domestic 24th Weekend 298 $32,250 May 24, 2002 164
Biggest 24th Weekend Limited Release 77 $32,250 May 24, 2002 164
Theater Average 24th Weekend Limited Release 234 $896 May 24, 2002 164
Biggest Domestic 23rd Weekend 355 $36,349 May 17, 2002 157
Biggest 23rd Weekend Limited Release 91 $36,349 May 17, 2002 157
Theater Average 23rd Weekend Limited Release 331 $713 May 17, 2002 157
Biggest Domestic 22nd Weekend 449 $32,174 May 10, 2002 150
Biggest 22nd Weekend Limited Release 126 $32,174 May 10, 2002 150
Theater Average 22nd Weekend Limited Release 353 $785 May 10, 2002 150
Biggest Domestic 21st Weekend 515 $33,793 May 3, 2002 143
Biggest 21st Weekend Limited Release 144 $33,793 May 3, 2002 143
Theater Average 21st Weekend Limited Release 414 $768 May 3, 2002 143
Biggest Domestic 20th Weekend 530 $47,436 Apr 26, 2002 136
Biggest 20th Weekend Limited Release 134 $47,436 Apr 26, 2002 136
Theater Average 20th Weekend Limited Release 333 $988 Apr 26, 2002 136
Biggest Domestic 19th Weekend 610 $53,867 Apr 19, 2002 129
Biggest 19th Weekend Limited Release 140 $53,867 Apr 19, 2002 129
Theater Average 19th Weekend Limited Release 369 $1,016 Apr 19, 2002 129
Biggest Domestic 18th Weekend 685 $63,836 Apr 12, 2002 122
Biggest 18th Weekend Limited Release 151 $63,836 Apr 12, 2002 122
Theater Average 18th Weekend Limited Release 396 $1,064 Apr 12, 2002 122
Biggest Domestic 17th Weekend 710 $88,458 Apr 5, 2002 115
Biggest 17th Weekend Limited Release 149 $88,458 Apr 5, 2002 115
Theater Average 17th Weekend Limited Release 306 $1,320 Apr 5, 2002 115
Biggest Domestic 16th Weekend 738 $114,460 Mar 29, 2002 108
Biggest 16th Weekend Limited Release 139 $114,460 Mar 29, 2002 108
Theater Average 16th Weekend Limited Release 318 $1,396 Mar 29, 2002 108
Biggest Domestic 15th Weekend 691 $168,582 Mar 22, 2002 101
Biggest 15th Weekend Limited Release 119 $168,582 Mar 22, 2002 101
Theater Average 15th Weekend Limited Release 411 $1,277 Mar 22, 2002 101
Biggest Domestic 14th Weekend 591 $257,806 Mar 15, 2002 94
Biggest 14th Weekend Limited Release 100 $257,806 Mar 15, 2002 94
Theater Average 14th Weekend Limited Release 457 $1,309 Mar 15, 2002 94
Biggest Domestic 13th Weekend 446 $402,105 Mar 8, 2002 87
Biggest 13th Weekend Limited Release 80 $402,105 Mar 8, 2002 87
Theater Average 13th Weekend Limited Release 429 $1,441 Mar 8, 2002 87
Biggest Domestic 12th Weekend 449 $454,060 Mar 1, 2002 80
Biggest 12th Weekend Limited Release 84 $454,060 Mar 1, 2002 80
Fastest to $50m 1,418 $50,169,177 Mar 1, 2002 80
Theater Average 12th Weekend Limited Release 407 $1,593 Mar 1, 2002 80
Biggest Domestic 11th Weekend 490 $558,873 Feb 22, 2002 73
Biggest 11th Weekend Limited Release 82 $558,873 Feb 22, 2002 73
Theater Average 11th Weekend Limited Release 354 $1,857 Feb 22, 2002 73
Biggest Domestic 10th Weekend 427 $949,182 Feb 15, 2002 66
Biggest 10th Weekend Limited Release 60 $949,182 Feb 15, 2002 66
Theater Average 10th Weekend Limited Release 403 $1,887 Feb 15, 2002 66
Biggest Domestic 9th Weekend 395 $1,533,098 Feb 8, 2002 59
Biggest 9th Weekend Limited Release 46 $1,533,098 Feb 8, 2002 59
Theater Average 9th Weekend Limited Release 404 $2,103 Feb 8, 2002 59
Biggest Domestic 8th Weekend 375 $2,300,761 Feb 1, 2002 52
Biggest 8th Weekend Limited Release 32 $2,300,761 Feb 1, 2002 52
Theater Average 8th Weekend Limited Release 420 $2,353 Feb 1, 2002 52
Biggest Domestic 7th Weekend 389 $3,084,804 Jan 25, 2002 45
Biggest 7th Weekend Limited Release 24 $3,084,804 Jan 25, 2002 45
Theater Average 7th Weekend Limited Release 291 $3,088 Jan 25, 2002 45
Biggest Domestic 6th Weekend 344 $4,478,152 Jan 18, 2002 38
Biggest 6th Weekend Limited Release 13 $4,478,152 Jan 18, 2002 38
Theater Average 6th Weekend Limited Release 171 $4,492 Jan 18, 2002 38
Biggest Domestic 5th Weekend 321 $6,408,153 Jan 11, 2002 31
Biggest 5th Weekend Limited Release 6 $6,408,153 Jan 11, 2002 31
Theater Average 5th Weekend Limited Release 94 $7,081 Jan 11, 2002 31
Biggest Domestic 4th Weekend 378 $8,512,122 Jan 4, 2002 24
Biggest 4th Weekend Limited Release 6 $8,512,122 Jan 4, 2002 24
Theater Average 4th Weekend Limited Release 45 $11,334 Jan 4, 2002 24
Biggest Domestic 3rd Weekend 1,480 $4,975,779 Dec 28, 2001 17
Biggest 3rd Weekend Limited Release 15 $4,975,779 Dec 28, 2001 17
Theater Average 3rd Weekend Limited Release 44 $17,099 Dec 28, 2001 17
Biggest Domestic 2nd Weekend 4,070 $1,268,860 Dec 21, 2001 10
Biggest 2nd Weekend Limited Release 163 $1,268,860 Dec 21, 2001 10
Theater Average 2nd Weekend Limited Release 29 $31,722 Dec 21, 2001 10
Biggest Domestic Opening Weekend 5,323 $276,981 Dec 14, 2001 3
Biggest Opening Weekend Limited Release 739 $276,981 Dec 14, 2001 3
Theater Average Opening Weekend Limited Release 48 $55,396 Dec 14, 2001 3
Theater Average Limited Release 51 $55,396 Dec 14, 2001 3
Top 2001 Theater Average Limited Release 1 $55,396 Dec 14, 2001 3
Never Wide Domestic 10 $52,353,636 Dec 14, 2001 0
Never No. 1 Domestic 594 $52,353,636 Dec 14, 2001 0
Widest Expansion Limited Release 78 994 Dec 14, 2001 0

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...

Domestic Cumulative Box Office Records


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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