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School of Rock (2003)

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $81,261,177Details
International Box Office $50,684,126Details
Worldwide Box Office $131,945,303
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  2. News
  3. Box Office
  4. International
  5. Video Sales
  6. Full Financials
  7. Cast & Crew
  8. Trailer

Metrics

Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists

RecordRankAmount
All Time Domestic Box Office 866 $81,261,177
All Time International Box Office 1,441 $50,684,126
All Time Worldwide Box Office 1,090 $131,945,303
All Time Domestic Box Office for Comedy Movies 211 $81,261,177
All Time International Box Office for Comedy Movies 249 $50,684,126
All Time Worldwide Box Office for Comedy Movies 215 $131,945,303

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


Movie Details

Production Budget:$20,000,000
Domestic Releases: October 3rd, 2003 (Wide) by Paramount Pictures, released as The School of Rock
MPAA Rating: PG-13 for some rude humor and drug references
Running Time: 110 minutes
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Keywords: Rock 'n' Roll, Inspirational Teacher, Bad Teachers, Musicians, Music Industry, Tournament
Source:Original Screenplay
Genre:Comedy
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Contemporary Fiction
Production Companies: Scott Rudin Productions
Production Countries: United States

Ranking on other Records and Milestones

RecordRankAmountChart
Date
Days In
Release
Biggest Domestic 22nd Weekend 589 $11,687 Feb 27, 2004 150
Biggest Domestic 21st Weekend 589 $21,188 Feb 20, 2004 143
Biggest Domestic 20th Weekend 581 $39,084 Feb 13, 2004 136
Biggest Domestic 19th Weekend 535 $72,263 Feb 6, 2004 129
Biggest Domestic 18th Weekend 646 $73,388 Jan 30, 2004 122
Biggest Domestic 17th Weekend 592 $117,195 Jan 23, 2004 115
Biggest Domestic 16th Weekend 601 $156,517 Jan 16, 2004 108
Biggest Domestic 15th Weekend 593 $205,088 Jan 9, 2004 101
Biggest Domestic 14th Weekend 579 $264,606 Jan 2, 2004 94
Biggest Domestic 13th Weekend 667 $258,440 Dec 26, 2003 87
Biggest Domestic 12th Weekend 857 $238,557 Dec 19, 2003 80
Biggest Domestic 11th Weekend 1,904 $85,135 Dec 12, 2003 73
Biggest Domestic 10th Weekend 1,713 $146,742 Dec 5, 2003 66
Biggest Domestic 9th Weekend 953 $512,951 Nov 28, 2003 59
Biggest Domestic 8th Weekend 832 $1,004,640 Nov 21, 2003 52
Biggest Domestic 7th Weekend 703 $1,841,665 Nov 14, 2003 45
Biggest Domestic 6th Weekend 630 $3,026,851 Nov 7, 2003 38
Biggest Domestic 5th Weekend 610 $4,522,814 Oct 31, 2003 31
Biggest Domestic 4th Weekend 624 $6,521,355 Oct 24, 2003 24
Biggest Domestic 3rd Weekend 486 $11,006,233 Oct 17, 2003 17
Fastest to $50m 768 $52,233,623 Oct 17, 2003 16
Biggest Domestic 2nd Weekend 552 $15,487,832 Oct 10, 2003 10
Biggest Domestic October Weekend 70 $19,622,714 Oct 3, 2003 3
Biggest Domestic Opening Weekend 881 $19,622,714 Oct 3, 2003 3
Leggiest Opening Weekend 353 3.28 Oct 3, 2003 3
Front-Loaded Opening Weekend 2,102 30.5% Oct 3, 2003 3
Widest Opening Weekend 1,423 2,614 Oct 3, 2003 3
Biggest Domestic October Day 112 $8,712,422 Oct 4, 2003 2
Biggest Domestic Saturday 1,116 $8,712,422 Oct 4, 2003 2
Biggest Domestic Friday 1,479 $5,982,000 Oct 3, 2003 1

Cast

   Dewey Finn
Joan Cusack    Rosalie Mullins
Mike White    Ned Schneebly
Sarah Silverman    Patty Di Marco
Lee Wilkof    Mr. Green
Kate McGregor-Stewart    Mrs. Lemmons
Adam Pascal    Theo
Suzzanne Douglas    Tomika's Mother
Miranda Cosgrove    Summer Hathaway
Kevin Clark    Freddy Jones
Joey Gaydos Jr.    Zack
Robert Tsai    Lawrence
Aleisha Allen    Alicia
Brian Falduto    Billy
Caitlin Hale    Marta
Maryam Hassan    Tomika
Lucas Papaelias    Neil
Chris Stack    Doug
Lucas Babin    Spider
Jordan-Claire Green    Michelle
Veronica Afflerbach    Eleni
Angelo Massagli    Frankie
Cole Hawkins    Leonard
James Hosey    Marco
Zachary Infante    Gordon
Rebecca Brown    Katie
Jaclyn Neidenthal    Emily
Eron Otcasek    Musician
Carlos Velazquez    Musician
Kimberly Grigsby    Mrs. Sheinkopf
Wally Dunn    Gym Teacher
Tim Hopper    Zack's Father
Michael Dominguez-Rudolph    Art Student
Crash Cortez    Max
Nicky Katt    Razor
John E. Highsmith    Tony
Heather Goldenhersh    Sheila
Timothy Levitch    Waiter
Scott Graham    Punk Rock Guy
Sharon Washington    Alicia's Mother
Kim Brockington    Leonard's Mother
Marty Murphy    Concerned Father
Kathleen McNenny    Freddy's Mother
Joanna P. Adler    Summer's Mother
Robert Lin    Lawrence's Father
Barry Shurchin    Cop
MacIntyre Dixon    Bus Driver
Amy Sedaris    Mrs. Haynish
Mary Fortune    Teacher's Assistant
Mandy Siegfried    Female Employee
Elisa Pugliese    Concert Goer
Carlos J. Da Silva    Security Guard
Ian O'Malley    Radio Exec
Chris Line    Radio DJ
Kyle Meaney    Toby

Production and Technical Credits

Director   
Screenwriter    Mike White
Producer    Scott Rudin
Executive Producer    Steve Nicolaides
Executive Producer    Scott Aversano
Production Designer    Jeremy Conway
Editor    Sandra Adair
Composer    Craig Wedren
Director of Photography    Rogier Stoffers
Assistant Director    Sam Hoffman
Unit Production Manager    Joseph E. Iberti
Art Director    Adam Scher
Set Decorator    Karin Wiesel
Costume Designer    Karen Patch
Costume Supervisor    Kate Edwards
Costume Supervisor    Cheryl Kilbourne-Kimpton
Sound Mixer    Danny Michael
Re-recording Mixer    Tom Fleischman
Re-recording Mixer    Peter Waggoner
Supervising Sound Editor    Jacob Ribicoff
Sound Effects Editor    Magdaline Volaitis
Dialogue Editor    Jeffrey Stern
Dialogue Editor    Dan Korintus
Music Editor    Nic Ratner
Music Editor    Mark Agostino
Music Supervisor    Randall Poster
Song Writer    Mike White
Song Writer    Sammy James Jr.
Casting Director    Ilene Starger
Stunt Coordinator    Don Hewitt
Stunt Coordinator    Jery Hewitt

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Domestic Cumulative Box Office Records


Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
2003/10/03 1 $19,622,714   2,614 $7,507   $19,622,714 3
2003/10/10 2 $15,487,832 -21% 2,929 $5,288   $39,671,396 10
2003/10/17 4 $11,006,233 -29% 2,951 $3,730   $54,898,025 17
2003/10/24 6 $6,521,355 -41% 2,951 $2,210   $63,392,926 24
2003/10/31 8 $4,522,814 -31% 2,786 $1,623   $69,244,526 31
2003/11/07 10 $3,026,851 -33% 1,982 $1,527   $73,472,323 38
2003/11/14 13 $1,841,665 -39% 1,208 $1,525   $76,416,839 45
2003/11/21 14 $1,004,640 -45% 780 $1,288   $77,727,217 52
2003/11/28 21 $512,951 -49% 565 $908   $78,651,437 59
2003/12/05 29 $146,742 -71% 302 $486   $78,875,072 66
2003/12/12 34 $85,135 -42% 152 $560   $79,003,723 73
2003/12/19 24 $238,557 +180% 375 $636   $79,268,941 80
2003/12/26 29 $258,440 +8% 279 $926   $79,697,953 87
2004/01/02 30 $264,606 +2% 237 $1,116   $80,232,030 94
2004/01/09 34 $205,088 -22% 216 $949   $80,529,864 101
2004/01/16 39 $156,517 -24% 182 $860   $80,753,785 108
2004/01/23 40 $117,195 -25% 130 $902   $80,942,718 115
2004/01/30 45 $73,388 -37% 117 $627   $81,049,813 122
2004/02/06 49 $72,263 -2% 94 $769   $81,147,397 129
2004/02/13 57 $39,084 -46% 62 $630   $81,201,116 136
2004/02/20 79 $21,188 -46% 35 $605   $81,238,238 143
2004/02/27 84 $11,687 -45% 20 $584   $81,257,845 150

Daily Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
2003/10/03 1 $5,982,000   2,614 $2,288   $5,982,000 1
2003/10/04 1 $8,712,422 +46% 2,614 $3,333   $14,718,803 2
2003/10/05 1 $4,903,911 -44% 2,614 $1,876   $19,622,714 3
2003/10/06 1 $1,523,000 -69% 2,614 $583   $21,145,000 4
2003/10/07 1 $1,062,000 -30% 2,614 $406   $22,208,000 5
2003/10/08 1 $912,000 -14% 2,614 $349   $23,120,000 6
2003/10/09 1 $1,064,000 +17% 2,614 $407   $24,184,000 7
2003/10/10 2 $4,577,000 +330% 2,929 $1,563   $28,761,000 8
2003/10/11 2 $6,411,962 +40% 2,929 $2,189   $35,165,985 9
2003/10/12 2 $4,505,411 -30% 2,929 $1,538   $39,671,396 10
2003/10/13 2 $2,089,000 -54% 2,929 $713   $41,760,000 11
2003/10/14 3 $732,000 -65% 2,929 $250   $42,492,000 12
2003/10/15 4 $622,000 -15% 2,929 $212   $43,114,000 13
2003/10/16 3 $777,000 +25% 2,929 $265   $43,892,000 14
2003/10/17 4 $3,445,000 +343% 2,951 $1,167   $47,337,000 15
2003/10/18 4 $4,878,821 +42% 2,951 $1,653   $52,233,623 16
2003/10/19 6 $2,664,402 -45% 2,951 $903   $54,898,025 17
2003/10/20 5 $491,000 -82% 2,951 $166   $55,389,000 18
2003/10/21 6 $502,000 +2% 2,951 $170   $55,891,000 19
2003/10/22 6 $446,000 -11% 2,951 $151   $56,337,000 20
2003/10/23 5 $535,000 +20% 2,951 $181   $56,872,000 21
2003/10/24 7 $1,979,000 +270% 2,951 $671   $58,851,000 22
2003/10/25 6 $2,811,289 +42% 2,951 $953   $61,660,776 23
2003/10/26 7 $1,732,150 -38% 2,951 $587   $63,392,926 24
2003/10/27 7 $325,000 -81% 2,951 $110   $63,718,000 25
2003/10/28 7 $334,000 +3% 2,951 $113   $64,051,000 26
2003/10/29 7 $329,000 -1% 2,951 $111   $64,380,000 27
2003/10/30 7 $341,000 +4% 2,951 $116   $64,722,000 28
2003/10/31 7 $767,000 +125% 2,786 $275   $65,489,000 29
2003/11/01 7 $2,412,812 +215% 2,786 $866   $67,868,410 30
2003/11/02 8 $1,376,116 -43% 2,786 $494   $69,244,526 31
2003/11/03 8 $303,000 -78% 2,786 $109   $69,547,000 32
2003/11/04 8 $376,000 +24% 2,786 $135   $69,923,000 33
2003/11/05 9 $234,000 -38% 2,786 $84   $70,157,000 34
2003/11/06 9 $288,000 +23% 2,786 $103   $70,445,000 35
2003/11/07 10 $984,000 +242% 1,982 $496   $71,429,000 36
2003/11/08 10 $1,372,426 +39% 1,982 $692   $72,735,788 37
2003/11/09 10 $736,535 -46% 1,982 $372   $73,472,323 38
2003/11/10 11 $316,000 -57% 1,982 $159   $73,788,000 39
2003/11/11 10 $533,000 +69% 1,982 $269   $74,321,000 40
2004/01/19 35 $37,845   182 $208   $80,791,630 109
2004/02/16 56 $7,861   62 $127   $81,208,977 137

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
2003/10/03 1 $24,183,564   2,614 $9,252   $24,183,564 7
2003/10/10 2 $19,708,228 -19% 2,929 $6,729   $43,891,792 14
2003/10/17 5 $12,979,779 -34% 2,951 $4,398   $56,871,571 21
2003/10/24 7 $7,850,141 -40% 2,951 $2,660   $64,721,712 28
2003/10/31 9 $5,723,760 -27% 2,786 $2,054   $70,445,472 35
2003/11/07 10 $4,129,702 -28% 1,982 $2,084   $74,575,174 42
2003/11/14 13 $2,147,403 -48% 1,208 $1,778   $76,722,577 49
2003/11/21 15 $1,415,909 -34% 780 $1,815   $78,138,486 56
2003/11/28 22 $589,844 -58% 565 $1,044   $78,728,330 63
2003/12/05 31 $190,258 -68% 302 $630   $78,918,588 70
2003/12/12 38 $111,796 -41% 152 $736   $79,030,384 77
2003/12/19 25 $409,129 +266% 375 $1,091   $79,439,513 84
2003/12/26 29 $527,911 +29% 279 $1,892   $79,967,424 91
2004/01/02 29 $357,352 -32% 237 $1,508   $80,324,776 98
2004/01/09 34 $272,492 -24% 216 $1,262   $80,597,268 105
2004/01/16 40 $228,255 -16% 182 $1,254   $80,825,523 112
2004/01/23 39 $150,902 -34% 130 $1,161   $80,976,425 119
2004/01/30 47 $98,709 -35% 117 $844   $81,075,134 126
2004/02/06 50 $86,898 -12% 94 $924   $81,162,032 133
2004/02/13 58 $55,018 -37% 62 $887   $81,217,050 140
2004/02/20 79 $29,108 -47% 35 $832   $81,246,158 147
2004/02/27 77 $15,019 -48% 20 $751   $81,261,177 154

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