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Sleepy Hollow (1999)

Sleepy Hollow poster
Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $101,068,340Details
International Box Office $106,000,000
Worldwide Box Office $207,068,340
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  2. News
  3. Box Office
  4. Video Sales
  5. Cast & Crew
  6. Trailer

Metrics

Rotten Tomatoes
Critics FreshAudience Upright
Critics
67% - Fresh
Audience
80% - Upright

Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists


Movie Details

Production Budget:$70,000,000
Domestic Releases: November 19th, 1999 (Wide) by Paramount Pictures
Video Release: May 23rd, 2000 by Paramount Home Video
MPAA Rating: R for graphic horror violence and gore, and for a scene of sexuality
Running Time: 105 minutes
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Keywords: Visual Effects, 1700s, Colonial United States
Source:Based on Fiction Book/Short Story
Genre:Horror
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Historical Fiction
Production Companies: Paramount Pictures, Mandalay Vision, Scott Rudin, American Zoetrope
Production Countries: United States

Ranking on other Records and Milestones

RecordRankRevenueChart
Date
Days In
Release
Biggest 25th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 316 $19,504 May 5, 2000 171
Biggest 24th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 313 $29,226 Apr 28, 2000 164
Biggest 23rd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 284 $54,474 Apr 21, 2000 157
Biggest 22nd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 274 $80,023 Apr 14, 2000 150
Biggest 21st Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 239 $135,980 Apr 7, 2000 143
Biggest 20th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 256 $171,091 Mar 31, 2000 136
Biggest 19th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 245 $241,841 Mar 24, 2000 129
Fastest Movies to Earn $100 Million at the Domestic Box Office 606 $100,024,580 Mar 17, 2000 126
Biggest 18th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 196 $400,168 Mar 17, 2000 122
Biggest 17th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 167 $564,229 Mar 10, 2000 115
Biggest 16th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 932 $76,664 Mar 3, 2000 108
Biggest 15th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 895 $113,236 Feb 25, 2000 101
Biggest 14th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 714 $198,436 Feb 18, 2000 94
Biggest 13th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 772 $214,899 Feb 11, 2000 87
Biggest 12th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 674 $303,043 Feb 4, 2000 80
Biggest 11th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 708 $370,752 Jan 28, 2000 73
Biggest 10th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 654 $547,330 Jan 21, 2000 66
Biggest 9th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 628 $868,410 Jan 14, 2000 59
Biggest 8th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 758 $1,105,558 Jan 7, 2000 52
Biggest 7th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 815 $1,556,160 Dec 31, 1999 45
Biggest 6th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,268 $1,502,675 Dec 24, 1999 38
Biggest 5th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,035 $3,002,605 Dec 17, 1999 31
Biggest 4th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 967 $4,716,222 Dec 10, 1999 24
Biggest 3rd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 677 $8,868,259 Dec 3, 1999 17
Biggest 2nd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 402 $18,414,444 Nov 26, 1999 10
Fastest Movies to Earn $50 Million at the Domestic Box Office 406 $50,593,000 Nov 26, 1999 8
Biggest Sunday at the Domestic Box Office 806 $7,194,000 Nov 21, 1999 3
Biggest November Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 97 $30,060,467 Nov 19, 1999 3
Biggest Opening Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 466 $30,060,467 Nov 19, 1999 3
Biggest Weekends at the Domestic Box Office 670 $30,060,467 Nov 19, 1999 3
Widest Opening Weekend 746 3,064 Nov 19, 1999 3
Biggest November Day at the Domestic Box Office 222 $11,975,000 Nov 20, 1999 2
Biggest Saturday at the Domestic Box Office 618 $11,975,000 Nov 20, 1999 2
Biggest Friday at the Domestic Box Office 645 $10,048,000 Nov 19, 1999 1

Cast

   Ichabod Crane
   Katrina Van Tassel
Miranda Richardson    Lady Van Tassel
Michael Gambon    Baltus Van Tassel
Casper Van Dien    Brom Van Brunt
Jeffrey Jones    Steenwyck
Christopher Lee    Burgomaster
Marc Pickering    Young Masbeth
Christopher Walken    Headless Horseman
Michael Gough    Hardenbrook
Lisa Marie    Lady Crane
Richard Griffiths    Phillipse
Ian McDiarmid    Doc Lancaster
Steven Waddington    Killian
Martin Landau    Peter Van Garrett

Production and Technical Credits

Director   
Screenwriter    Andrew Kevin Walker
Screenwriter    Kevin Yegher
Based on the story 'The Legend of Sleepy Hollow'    Washington Irving
Cinematographer    Emmanuel Lubezki
Editor    Chris Lebenzon
Composer    Danny Elfman
Production Designer    Rick Heinrichs
Supervising Art Director    Les Tomkins
Art Director    John Dexter
Art Director    Ken Court
Art Director    Andrew Nicholson
Set Decorator    Peter Young
Costume Designer    Colleen Atwood
Sound    Tony Dawe
Supervising Sound Editor    Skip Lievsay
Visual Effects Supervisor    Jim Mitchell
Special Effects Supervisor    Joss Williams
Human/Creature Special Effects    Kevin Yagher
Make-up and Hair Designer    Peter Owen
Stunt Coordinator    Nick Gillard
Associate Producer    Mark Roybal
Assistant Director    Chris Newman
Second Unit Director    Alan Munro
Second Unit Camera    Peter Hannan
Casting    Ilene Starger
Casting    Susie Figgis
New York Unit Line Producer    Celia Costas
Art Director    John Wright Stevens
Set Decorator    Debra Schutt
Sound    Gary Alper
Assistant Director    Tom Reilly
Second Unit Camera    Conrad W. Hall

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
1999/11/19 2 $30,060,467   3,064 $9,811   $30,060,467 3
1999/11/26 4 $18,414,444 -39% 3,067 $6,004   $61,638,812 10
1999/12/03 4 $8,868,259 -52% 3,069 $2,890   $74,133,875 17
1999/12/10 6 $4,716,222 -47% 3,065 $1,539   $81,360,813 24
1999/12/17 9 $3,002,605 -36% 2,564 $1,171   $85,924,145 31
1999/12/24 12 $1,502,675 -50% 1,522 $987   $89,312,460 38
1999/12/31 13 $1,556,160 +4% 1,492 $1,043   $92,839,722 45
2000/01/07 17 $1,105,558 -29% 1,070 $1,033   $94,723,339 52
2000/01/14 20 $868,410 -21% 892 $974   $95,950,884 59
2000/01/21 24 $547,330 -37% 758 $722   $96,664,966 66
2000/01/28 27 $370,752 -32% 690 $537   $97,221,699 73
2000/02/04 31 $303,043 -18% 583 $520   $97,666,682 80
2000/02/11 33 $214,899 -29% 497 $432   $97,991,486 87
2000/02/18 37 $198,436 -8% 405 $490   $98,289,627 94
2000/02/25 41 $113,236 -43% 351 $323   $98,464,738 101
2000/03/03 49 $76,664 -32% 248 $309   $98,576,664 108
2000/03/10 23 $564,229 +636% 649 $869   $99,174,633 115
2000/03/17 27 $400,168 -29% 582 $688   $99,859,790 122
2000/03/24 28 $241,841 -40% 433 $559   $100,266,421 129
2000/03/31 30 $171,091 -29% 358 $478   $100,584,073 136
2000/04/07 34 $135,980 -21% 281 $484   $100,787,183 143
2000/04/14 38 $80,023 -41% 171 $468   $100,911,959 150
2000/04/21 52 $54,474 -32% 139 $392   $100,996,441 157
2000/04/28 64 $29,226 -46% 76 $385   $101,042,661 164
2000/05/05 70 $19,504 -33% 45 $433   $101,068,340 171

Daily Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1999/11/19 2 $10,048,000   3,062 $3,282   $10,048,000 1
1999/11/20 2 $11,975,000 +19% 3,062 $3,911   $22,023,000 2
1999/11/21 2 $7,194,000 -40% 3,064 $2,348   $30,060,467 3
1999/11/22 2 $2,086,512 -71% 3,064 $681   $32,146,979 4
1999/11/23 2 $2,586,664 +24% 3,064 $844   $34,733,643 5
1999/11/24 4 $3,449,000 +33% 3,064 $1,126   $38,183,000 6
1999/11/25 4 $4,811,000 +39% 3,064 $1,570   $42,994,000 7
1999/11/26 4 $7,599,000 +58% 3,064 $2,480   $50,593,000 8
1999/11/27 4 $7,352,000 -3% 3,064 $2,399   $57,945,000 9
1999/11/28 4 $3,446,000 -53% 3,067 $1,124   $61,638,812 10
1999/11/29 4 $905,853 -74% 3,067 $295   $62,544,665 11
1999/11/30 4 $981,386 +8% 3,067 $320   $63,526,051 12
1999/12/01 4 $862,414 -12% 3,067 $281   $64,388,465 13
1999/12/02 4 $877,151 +2% 3,067 $286   $65,265,616 14
1999/12/03 4 $2,750,000 +214% 3,067 $897   $68,016,000 15
1999/12/04 4 $2,743,000 n/c 3,067 $894   $70,760,000 16
1999/12/05 4 $2,123,000 -23% 3,069 $692   $74,133,875 17
1999/12/06 4 $604,262 -72% 3,069 $197   $74,738,137 18
1999/12/07 4 $708,891 +17% 3,069 $231   $75,447,028 19
1999/12/08 4 $596,234 -16% 3,069 $194   $76,043,262 20
1999/12/09 3 $601,329 +1% 3,069 $196   $76,644,591 21
1999/12/10 6 $1,367,000 +127% 3,065 $446   $78,012,000 22
1999/12/11 6 $1,982,000 +45% 3,065 $647   $79,994,000 23
1999/12/12 6 $1,160,000 -41% 3,065 $378   $81,360,813 24
1999/12/13 6 $368,445 -68% 3,065 $120   $81,729,258 25
1999/12/14 6 $414,650 +13% 3,065 $135   $82,143,908 26
1999/12/15 6 $372,773 -10% 3,065 $122   $82,516,681 27
1999/12/16 5 $384,859 +3% 3,065 $126   $82,901,540 28
1999/12/17 8 $862,000 +124% 2,565 $336   $83,764,000 29
1999/12/18 9 $1,233,000 +43% 2,565 $481   $84,997,000 30
1999/12/19 9 $892,000 -28% 2,564 $348   $85,924,145 31
1999/12/20 8 $467,255 -48% 2,564 $182   $86,391,400 32
1999/12/21 8 $527,235 +13% 2,564 $206   $86,918,635 33
1999/12/22 10 $427,429 -19% 2,564 $167   $87,346,064 34
1999/12/26 12 $665,000   0     $89,300,000 38
1999/12/27 12 $492,118 -26% 2,564 $192   $89,804,578 39
1999/12/28 12 $487,197 -1% 2,564 $190   $90,291,775 40
1999/12/29 12 $462,837 -5% 2,564 $181   $90,754,612 41
2000/01/02 13 $496,000   1,492 $332   $92,839,722 45
2000/01/03 14 $226,785 -54% 1,492 $152   $93,066,507 46
2000/01/04 13 $205,154 -10% 1,492 $138   $93,271,661 47
2000/01/05 13 $173,216 -16% 1,492 $116   $93,444,877 48
2000/01/06 13 $172,904 n/c 1,492 $116   $93,617,781 49
2000/01/09 16 $259,000   1,070 $242   $94,723,339 52
2000/01/10 16 $87,723 -66% 1,070 $82   $94,811,062 53
2000/01/11 16 $103,466 +18% 1,070 $97   $94,914,528 54
2000/01/12 17 $83,724 -19% 1,070 $78   $94,998,252 55
2000/01/17 20 $117,335   892 $132   $95,950,884 60
2000/01/18 19 $55,791 -52% 892 $63   $96,006,675 61
2000/01/19 19 $56,361 +1% 892 $63   $96,063,036 62
2000/01/20 19 $54,600 -3% 892 $61   $96,117,636 63

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1999/11/19 2 $43,224,368   3,064 $14,107   $43,224,368 7
1999/11/26 4 $22,041,248 -49% 3,067 $7,187   $65,265,616 14
1999/12/03 4 $11,378,975 -48% 3,069 $3,708   $76,644,591 21
1999/12/10 6 $6,276,949 -45% 3,065 $2,048   $82,921,540 28
1999/12/17 8 $4,888,245 -22% 2,564 $1,906   $87,809,785 35
1999/12/24 12 $3,473,777 -29% 1,522 $2,282   $91,283,562 42
1999/12/31 14 $2,334,219 -33% 1,492 $1,564   $93,617,781 49
2000/01/07 17 $1,464,693 -37% 1,070 $1,369   $95,082,474 56
2000/01/14 20 $1,035,162 -29% 892 $1,160   $96,117,636 63
2000/01/21 26 $733,311 -29% 758 $967   $96,850,947 70
2000/01/28 27 $512,692 -30% 690 $743   $97,363,639 77
2000/02/04 31 $412,948 -19% 583 $708   $97,776,587 84
2000/02/11 32 $314,604 -24% 497 $633   $98,091,191 91
2000/02/18 38 $260,311 -17% 405 $643   $98,351,502 98
2000/02/25 41 $148,498 -43% 351 $423   $98,500,000 105
2000/03/03 48 $110,404 -26% 248 $445   $98,610,404 112
2000/03/10 23 $849,218 +669% 649 $1,309   $99,459,622 119
2000/03/17 28 $564,958 -33% 582 $971   $100,024,580 126
2000/03/24 29 $388,402 -31% 433 $897   $100,412,982 133
2000/03/31 31 $238,221 -39% 358 $665   $100,651,203 140
2000/04/07 33 $180,733 -24% 281 $643   $100,831,936 147
2000/04/14 42 $110,031 -39% 171 $643   $100,941,967 154
2000/04/21 53 $71,468 -35% 139 $514   $101,013,435 161
2000/04/28 69 $35,401 -50% 76 $466   $101,048,836 168
2000/05/05 74 $19,504 -45% 45 $433   $101,068,340 175

Weekly US DVD Sales

DateRankUnits this Week% ChangeTotal UnitsSpending this WeekTotal SpendingWeeks in Release
10/26/20082230,149 30,149$272,848$272,848440