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Save the Last Dance (2001)

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $91,038,276Details
International Box Office $31,206,053
Worldwide Box Office $122,244,329
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Metrics

Rotten Tomatoes
Critics RottenAudience Spilled
Critics
53% - Rotten
Audience
59% - Spilled

Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists


Movie Details

Production Budget:$13,000,000
Domestic Releases: January 12th, 2001 (Wide) by Paramount Pictures
MPAA Rating: PG-13 for violence, sexual content, language and brief drug references
Franchise: Save the Last Dance
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Keywords: Performing Arts, Dancing
Source:Original Screenplay
Genre:Drama
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Contemporary Fiction
Production Countries: United States

Ranking on other Records and Milestones

RecordRankRevenueChart
Date
Days In
Release
Biggest 26th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 228 $30,598 Jul 6, 2001 178
Biggest 25th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 204 $55,419 Jun 29, 2001 171
Biggest 24th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 180 $83,407 Jun 22, 2001 164
Biggest 23rd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 176 $123,367 Jun 15, 2001 157
Biggest 22nd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 172 $180,936 Jun 8, 2001 150
Biggest 21st Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 176 $214,142 Jun 1, 2001 143
Biggest 20th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 145 $362,670 May 25, 2001 136
Biggest 19th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 752 $31,533 May 18, 2001 129
Biggest 18th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 979 $22,662 May 11, 2001 122
Biggest 16th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,036 $58,826 Apr 27, 2001 108
Biggest 15th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,052 $80,026 Apr 20, 2001 101
Biggest 14th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,036 $111,789 Apr 13, 2001 94
Biggest 13th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 788 $208,815 Apr 6, 2001 87
Biggest 12th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 621 $332,531 Mar 30, 2001 80
Biggest 11th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 502 $539,977 Mar 23, 2001 73
Biggest 10th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 460 $846,061 Mar 16, 2001 66
Biggest 9th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 533 $1,075,866 Mar 9, 2001 59
Biggest 8th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 605 $1,415,477 Mar 2, 2001 52
Biggest 7th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 567 $2,286,909 Feb 23, 2001 45
Biggest 6th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 432 $3,965,681 Feb 16, 2001 38
Biggest 5th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 539 $4,815,748 Feb 9, 2001 31
Biggest 4th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 519 $7,172,510 Feb 2, 2001 24
Biggest 3rd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 587 $9,777,335 Jan 26, 2001 17
Fastest Movies to Earn $50 Million at the Domestic Box Office 704 $52,656,000 Jan 26, 2001 15
Biggest 2nd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 551 $15,366,047 Jan 19, 2001 10
Biggest Sunday at the Domestic Box Office 887 $6,804,000 Jan 14, 2001 3
Biggest January Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 37 $27,526,443 Jan 12, 2001 3
Biggest Opening Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 528 $27,526,443 Jan 12, 2001 3
Biggest Weekends at the Domestic Box Office 786 $27,526,443 Jan 12, 2001 3
Widest Opening Weekend 1,917 2,230 Jan 12, 2001 3
Biggest January Day at the Domestic Box Office 123 $9,129,000 Jan 13, 2001 2
Biggest Saturday at the Domestic Box Office 1,021 $9,129,000 Jan 13, 2001 2
Biggest Friday at the Domestic Box Office 1,041 $7,512,000 Jan 12, 2001 1

Cast

Julia Stiles    Sara Johnson
Sean Patrick Thomas    Derek Reynolds
Terry Kinney    Roy
Fredro Starr    Malakai
Vince Green    Snookie
Bianca Lawson    Nikki
Marcello Robinson    Wonk
Kerry Washington    Chenille Reynolds
Karimah Westbrook    Alyassa
Garland Whitt    Kenny
Erica Hubbard    Jasmine
Tai'isah Davis    Tiffnee

Production and Technical Credits

Composer    Mark Isham

The shaded area represents the expected performance range for a film, based on its opening weekend box office. 95% of films fall within the shaded area. If a film trends towards the top end of the shaded area, it has good legs compared to the average film; if it trends towards the bottom end of the shaded area, it has poor legs. The predictive area is based on movies from the past 5 years.

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Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
2001/01/12 1 $27,526,443   2,230 $12,344   $27,526,443 3
2001/01/19 1 $15,366,047 -44% 2,539 $6,052   $46,238,231 10
2001/01/26 2 $9,777,335 -36% 2,561 $3,818   $59,323,722 17
2001/02/02 4 $7,172,510 -27% 2,570 $2,791   $68,506,814 24
2001/02/09 6 $4,815,748 -33% 2,506 $1,922   $74,515,420 31
2001/02/16 11 $3,965,681 -18% 2,052 $1,933   $79,782,942 38
2001/02/23 12 $2,286,909 -42% 1,728 $1,323   $82,731,156 45
2001/03/02 14 $1,415,477 -38% 1,210 $1,170   $84,629,963 52
2001/03/09 16 $1,075,866 -24% 1,023 $1,052   $86,025,145 59
2001/03/16 16 $846,061 -21% 862 $982   $87,258,450 66
2001/03/23 19 $539,977 -36% 615 $878   $88,034,423 73
2001/03/30 24 $332,531 -38% 439 $757   $88,515,688 80
2001/04/06 28 $208,815 -37% 220 $949   $88,821,643 87
2001/04/13 33 $111,789 -46% 147 $760   $88,985,535 94
2001/04/20 40 $80,026 -28% 117 $684   $89,185,475 101
2001/04/27 47 $58,826 -26% 67 $878   $89,263,306 108
2001/05/11 67 $22,662   60 $378   $89,341,705 122
2001/05/18 57 $31,533 +39% 47 $671   $89,381,612 129
2001/05/25 16 $362,670 +1,050% 320 $1,133   $89,752,823 136
2001/06/01 19 $214,142 -41% 272 $787   $90,171,493 143
2001/06/08 17 $180,936 -16% 243 $745   $90,467,616 150
2001/06/15 22 $123,367 -32% 213 $579   $90,696,166 157
2001/06/22 29 $83,407 -32% 172 $485   $90,868,932 164
2001/06/29 37 $55,419 -34% 120 $462   $90,972,227 171
2001/07/06 54 $30,598 -45% 73 $419   $91,038,276 178

Daily Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
2001/01/12 1 $7,512,000   2,230 $3,369   $7,512,000 1
2001/01/13 1 $9,129,000 +22% 2,230 $4,094   $16,641,000 2
2001/01/14 1 $6,804,000 -25% 2,230 $3,051   $23,445,000 3
2001/01/15 1 $4,081,513 -40% 2,230 $1,830   $27,526,443 4
2001/01/16 1 $1,250,784 -69% 2,230 $561   $28,777,227 5
2001/01/17 1 $952,784 -24% 2,230 $427   $29,730,011 6
2001/01/18 1 $1,142,173 +20% 2,230 $512   $30,872,184 7
2001/01/19 1 $4,824,000 +322% 2,230 $2,163   $35,696,000 8
2001/01/20 1 $6,785,000 +41% 2,539 $2,672   $42,481,000 9
2001/01/21 1 $3,472,000 -49% 2,539 $1,367   $46,238,231 10
2001/01/22 1 $806,254 -77% 2,539 $318   $47,044,485 11
2001/01/23 2 $887,850 +10% 2,539 $350   $47,932,335 12
2001/01/24 2 $735,444 -17% 2,539 $290   $48,667,779 13
2001/01/25 1 $878,608 +19% 2,539 $346   $49,546,387 14
2001/01/26 2 $3,110,000 +254% 2,561 $1,214   $52,656,000 15
2001/01/27 2 $4,655,000 +50% 2,561 $1,818   $57,311,000 16
2001/01/28 2 $1,602,000 -66% 2,561 $626   $59,323,722 17
2001/01/29 5 $518,498 -68% 2,561 $202   $59,842,220 18
2001/01/30 5 $553,435 +7% 2,561 $216   $60,395,655 19
2001/01/31 4 $465,255 -16% 2,561 $182   $60,860,910 20
2001/02/01 4 $473,394 +2% 2,561 $185   $61,334,304 21
2001/02/02 3 $2,110,000 +346% 2,570 $821   $63,444,000 22
2001/02/03 4 $3,220,000 +53% 2,570 $1,253   $66,664,000 23
2001/02/04 6 $1,611,000 -50% 2,570 $627   $68,506,814 24
2001/02/05 7 $278,125 -83% 2,570 $108   $68,784,939 25
2001/02/06 7 $354,176 +27% 2,570 $138   $69,139,115 26
2001/02/07 8 $268,211 -24% 2,570 $104   $69,407,326 27
2001/02/08 6 $292,346 +9% 2,570 $114   $69,699,672 28
2001/02/09 5 $1,295,000 +343% 2,570 $504   $70,995,000 29
2001/02/10 6 $2,189,000 +69% 2,570 $852   $73,184,000 30
2001/02/11 7 $1,151,000 -47% 2,506 $459   $74,515,420 31
2001/02/12 7 $272,004 -76% 2,506 $109   $74,787,424 32
2001/02/13 9 $224,712 -17% 2,506 $90   $75,012,136 33
2001/02/14 9 $530,817 +136% 2,506 $212   $75,542,953 34
2001/02/15 8 $274,308 -48% 2,506 $109   $75,817,261 35
2001/02/19 11 $560,227   2,052 $273   $79,782,942 39
2001/02/20 11 $242,470 -57% 2,052 $118   $80,025,412 40
2001/02/21 11 $201,590 -17% 2,052 $98   $80,227,002 41
2001/02/22 11 $217,245 +8% 2,052 $106   $80,444,247 42
2001/02/25 13 $503,000   1,728 $291   $82,731,000 45
2001/02/26 14 $118,147 -77% 1,728 $68   $82,849,303 46
2001/02/27 14 $126,011 +7% 1,728 $73   $82,975,314 47
2001/02/28 14 $106,747 -15% 1,728 $62   $83,082,061 48
2001/03/01 13 $132,425 +24% 1,728 $77   $83,214,486 49
2001/03/04 15 $306,000   1,210 $253   $84,629,963 52
2001/03/05 14 $82,806 -73% 1,210 $68   $84,712,769 53
2001/03/06 14 $78,628 -5% 1,210 $65   $84,791,397 54
2001/03/07 14 $75,716 -4% 1,210 $63   $84,867,113 55
2001/03/08 14 $82,166 +9% 1,210 $68   $84,949,279 56
2001/03/11 16 $258,000   1,023 $252   $86,025,000 59
2001/03/12 16 $93,739 -64% 1,023 $92   $86,118,884 60
2001/03/13 16 $97,459 +4% 1,023 $95   $86,216,343 61
2001/03/14 16 $91,442 -6% 1,023 $89   $86,307,785 62
2001/03/19 17 $58,042   862 $67   $87,316,492 67
2001/03/20 18 $57,849 n/c 862 $67   $87,374,341 68
2001/03/21 18 $54,818 -5% 862 $64   $87,429,159 69
2001/03/22 17 $65,287 +19% 862 $76   $87,494,446 70
2001/03/25 19 $115,000   615 $187   $88,034,000 73
2001/03/26 19 $34,556 -70% 615 $56   $88,068,979 74
2001/03/27 20 $37,571 +9% 615 $61   $88,106,550 75
2001/03/28 19 $36,851 -2% 615 $60   $88,143,401 76
2001/03/29 19 $39,756 +8% 615 $65   $88,181,157 77
2001/05/28 14 $101,328   320 $317   $101,328 137

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
2001/01/12 1 $30,872,184   2,230 $13,844   $30,872,184 7
2001/01/19 1 $18,674,203 -40% 2,539 $7,355   $49,546,387 14
2001/01/26 2 $11,787,917 -37% 2,561 $4,603   $61,334,304 21
2001/02/02 5 $8,365,368 -29% 2,570 $3,255   $69,699,672 28
2001/02/09 6 $6,117,589 -27% 2,506 $2,441   $75,817,261 35
2001/02/16 11 $4,626,986 -24% 2,052 $2,255   $80,444,247 42
2001/02/23 13 $2,770,239 -40% 1,728 $1,603   $83,214,486 49
2001/03/02 14 $1,734,793 -37% 1,210 $1,434   $84,949,279 56
2001/03/09 16 $1,463,110 -16% 1,023 $1,430   $86,412,389 63
2001/03/16 16 $1,082,057 -26% 862 $1,255   $87,494,446 70
2001/03/23 19 $688,711 -36% 615 $1,120   $88,183,157 77
2001/03/30 24 $429,671 -38% 439 $979   $88,612,828 84
2001/04/06 29 $260,918 -39% 220 $1,186   $88,873,746 91
2001/04/13 32 $231,703 -11% 147 $1,576   $89,105,449 98
2001/04/20 42 $99,031 -57% 117 $846   $89,204,480 105
2001/04/27 43 $114,563 +16% 67 $1,710   $89,319,043 112
2001/05/11 68 $31,036   60 $517   $89,350,079 126
2001/05/18 63 $40,074 +29% 47 $853   $89,390,153 133
2001/05/25 16 $567,198 +1,315% 320 $1,772   $89,957,351 140
2001/06/01 20 $329,329 -42% 272 $1,211   $90,286,680 147
2001/06/08 16 $286,119 -13% 243 $1,177   $90,572,799 154
2001/06/15 22 $212,726 -26% 213 $999   $90,785,525 161
2001/06/22 30 $131,283 -38% 172 $763   $90,916,808 168
2001/06/29 42 $90,870 -31% 120 $757   $91,007,678 175
2001/07/06 66 $30,598 -66% 73 $419   $91,038,276 182

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