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Spy Game (2001)

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $62,362,560Details
International Box Office $80,687,000
Worldwide Box Office $143,049,560
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Metrics

Rotten Tomatoes
Critics FreshAudience Upright
Critics
66% - Fresh
Audience
75% - Upright

Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists


Movie Details

Production Budget:$90,000,000
Domestic Releases: November 21st, 2001 (Wide) by Universal
Video Release: April 9th, 2002 by Universal Home Entertainment
MPAA Rating: R for language, some violence and brief sexuality
Running Time: 127 minutes
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Source:Original Screenplay
Genre:Action
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Contemporary Fiction
Production Companies: Beacon Pictures
Production Countries: United Kingdom,
United States

Ranking on other Records and Milestones

RecordRankRevenueChart
Date
Days In
Release
Biggest 14th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 2,212 $9,877 Feb 22, 2002 96
Biggest 11th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,933 $80,975 Feb 1, 2002 75
Biggest 10th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,903 $116,565 Jan 25, 2002 68
Biggest 9th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,977 $147,965 Jan 18, 2002 61
Biggest 8th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,884 $238,780 Jan 11, 2002 54
Biggest 7th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,969 $349,840 Jan 4, 2002 47
Biggest 6th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 2,138 $543,895 Dec 28, 2001 40
Biggest 5th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 2,326 $921,570 Dec 21, 2001 33
Biggest 4th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,826 $2,465,455 Dec 14, 2001 26
Biggest 3rd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,628 $4,473,550 Dec 7, 2001 19
Fastest Movies to Earn $50 Million at the Domestic Box Office 856 $50,968,000 Dec 7, 2001 17
Biggest 2nd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 919 $11,013,350 Nov 30, 2001 12
Biggest November Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 157 $21,689,125 Nov 23, 2001 5
Biggest Opening Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 759 $21,689,125 Nov 23, 2001 5
Biggest Weekends at the Domestic Box Office 1,194 $21,689,125 Nov 23, 2001 5
Widest Opening Weekend 1,171 2,770 Nov 23, 2001 5
Biggest November Day at the Domestic Box Office 373 $8,684,000 Nov 24, 2001 4
Biggest Saturday at the Domestic Box Office 1,102 $8,684,000 Nov 24, 2001 4
Biggest Friday at the Domestic Box Office 863 $8,435,000 Nov 23, 2001 3
Biggest Thursday at the Domestic Box Office 302 $5,012,000 Nov 22, 2001 2

Cast

   Nathan Muir
   Tom Bishop
Catherine McCormack    Elizabeth Hadley
Stephen Dillane    Charles Harker
Larry Bryggman    Troy Folger
Michael Paul Chan    Vincent Vy Ngo
Marianne Jean-Baptiste    Gladys Jennip
Ken Leung    Li
David Hemmings    Harry Duncan
Matthew Marsh    Dr. Byars
Todd Boyce    Robert Aiken
Garrick Hagon    Cy Wilson
Andrew Grainger    Andrew Unger
Bill Buell    Fred Kappler
Colin Stinton    Henry Pollard
Ted Maynard    CIA Administrator
Tom Hodgkins    CIA Lobby Guard
Rufus Wright    Folger's Secretary
Demetri Goritsas    Billy Hyland
James Aubrey    Mitch Alford
Benedict Wong    Tran
Adrian Pang    Jiang
Stuart Milligan    Captain
Joerg Stadler    Schmidt
Omid Djalili    Doumet
Amidou    The Sheik's Doctor
Nabil Massad    Sheik Salameh
Dale Dye    Commander Wiley
Quinn Collins    OPS Center Security Officer
Sam Scudder    Back Bencher
Yann Johnson    CIA Back Bencher
Pat McGrath    Cleaner
Shane Rimmer    Estate Agent
In Sook Chappell    Receptionist
Ho Yi    Prison Warder
David Y. Cheung    Down's Prisoner
Logan Wong    Prison Guard
Hon Ping Tang    Prison Guard
Daniel Tse    Warden's Lieutenant
Vincent Wang    Outer Gate Guard
Joseph Chanet    VC General
Eddie Yeoh    General Hun Chea
Freddie Joe Farnsworth    Radioman
Zsolt Magyar    West German Businessman
Balazs Tardy    Vopo No. 1
Pal Oberfrank    Vopo No. 2
Geza Schramek    East German Refugee
Imre Csuja    Bar Owner
Melinda Volgyi    Bar Owner's Wife
Karoly Rekasi    East German Border Guard
Kimberly Tufo    Sandy
Iain Smith    Ambassador Cathcart
Gregory Groth    CIA Training Instructor
Peter Linka    CIA Polygraph
Mohamed Picasso    Colonel Ajami
Aziz Ait Essahmi    Checkpoint Guard
Moustapha Moulay    Arab Businessman
Mohamed Quatib    Motorcyclist/Decoy Man
Farid Regragui    Suicide Van Driver
Tim Briggs    Heli Pilot
Frank Nall    CNN Reporter
Ian Porter    US-China Reporter
Charlotte Rampling    Interrogator
Tony Xu    Interrogator
Mark Sung    Ambulance Driver
David K. S. Tse    Priston Doctor

Production and Technical Credits

Director   
Screenwriter    Michael Frost Beckner
Screenwriter    David Arata
Story Creator    Michael Frost Beckner
Producer    Douglas Wick
Producer    Marc Abraham
Executive Producer    Armyan Bernstein
Executive Producer    Iain Smith
Executive Producer    Thomas A. Bliss
Executive Producer    James W. Skotchdopole
Director of Photography    Dan Mindel
Production Designer    Norris Spencer
Editor    Christian Wagner
Costume Designer    Louise Frogley
Composer    Harry Gregson-Williams
Conductor    Harry Gregson-Williams
Casting Director    Bonnie Timmermann
Assistant Director    John Wildermuth
Production Supervisor    Sarah Bradshaw
Production Supervisor    Judi Bunn
Production Supervisor    Ian Hickenbotham
Supervising Art Director    Kevin Phipps
Set Decorator    Jille Azis
Costume Supervisor    Richard Pointing
Associate Editor    Monica Anderson
Sound Mixer    Simon Kaye
Re-recording Mixer    Kevin O'Connell
Re-recording Mixer    Greg P. Russell
Supervising Sound Editor    George Watters II
Supervising Sound Editor    F. Hudson Miller
Sound Editor    R.J. Palmer
Sound Editor    Suhail Kafity
Sound Editor    Gary Wright
Sound Editor    Ed Callahan
Dialogue Editor    Teri E. Dorman
Dialogue Editor    Marshall Winn
Dialogue Editor    David Arnold
Music Editor    Richard Whitfield
Make-up and Hair Designer    Graham Johnston
Music Supervisor    G. Marq Roswell
Casting Director    Lucinda Syson
Stunt Coordinator    Steve Dent
Third Assistant Director    Will Dodds

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Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
2001/11/23 3 $21,689,125   2,770 $7,830   $30,566,960 5
2001/11/30 3 $11,013,350 -49% 2,770 $3,976   $46,692,115 12
2001/12/07 5 $4,473,550 -59% 2,770 $1,615   $53,946,190 19
2001/12/14 7 $2,465,455 -45% 2,503 $985   $57,825,105 26
2001/12/21 13 $921,570 -63% 834 $1,105   $59,949,435 33
2001/12/28 19 $543,895 -41% 475 $1,145   $60,977,785 40
2002/01/04 21 $349,840 -36% 424 $825   $61,453,515 47
2002/01/11 26 $238,780 -32% 376 $635   $61,800,490 54
2002/01/18 31 $147,965 -38% 293 $505   $62,052,545 61
2002/01/25 33 $116,565 -21% 259 $450   $62,205,735 68
2002/02/01 39 $80,975 -31% 205 $395   $62,326,785 75
2002/02/22 74 $9,877   1 $9,877   $62,362,560 96

Daily Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
2001/11/21 3 $3,854,000   2,761 $1,396   $3,854,000 1
2001/11/22 2 $5,012,000 +30% 2,761 $1,815   $8,866,000 2
2001/11/23 3 $8,435,000 +68% 2,761 $3,055   $17,313,000 3
2001/11/24 3 $8,684,000 +3% 2,761 $3,145   $25,997,000 4
2001/11/25 3 $4,571,000 -47% 2,761 $1,656   $30,566,960 5
2001/11/26 2 $1,260,000 -72% 2,761 $456   $31,827,000 6
2001/11/27 2 $1,510,000 +20% 2,761 $547   $33,337,000 7
2001/11/28 2 $1,165,000 -23% 2,761 $422   $34,502,000 8
2001/11/29 2 $1,177,000 +1% 2,761 $426   $35,680,000 9
2001/11/30 3 $3,490,000 +197% 2,761 $1,264   $39,170,000 10
2001/12/01 3 $4,813,000 +38% 2,761 $1,743   $43,983,000 11
2001/12/02 4 $2,605,000 -46% 2,761 $943   $46,692,115 12
2001/12/03 3 $651,000 -75% 2,761 $236   $47,343,000 13
2001/12/04 3 $788,000 +21% 2,761 $285   $48,131,000 14
2001/12/05 3 $677,000 -14% 2,761 $245   $48,809,000 15
2001/12/06 3 $717,000 +6% 2,761 $260   $49,526,000 16
2001/12/07 5 $1,442,000 +101% 2,761 $522   $50,968,000 17
2001/12/08 5 $2,116,000 +47% 2,761 $766   $53,084,000 18
2001/12/09 5 $1,040,000 -51% 2,761 $377   $53,946,190 19
2001/12/10 5 $332,000 -68% 2,770 $120   $54,279,000 20
2001/12/11 4 $388,000 +17% 2,770 $140   $54,666,000 21
2001/12/12 5 $346,000 -11% 2,770 $125   $55,013,000 22
2001/12/13 5 $347,000 n/c 2,770 $125   $55,360,000 23
2001/12/14 7 $730,000 +110% 2,485 $294   $56,090,000 24
2001/12/15 7 $1,101,000 +51% 2,485 $443   $57,191,000 25
2001/12/16 7 $650,000 -41% 2,485 $262   $57,820,000 26
2001/12/17 7 $238,000 -63% 2,503 $95   $58,063,000 27
2001/12/18 7 $264,000 +11% 2,503 $105   $58,327,000 28
2001/12/19 8 $197,000 -25% 2,503 $79   $58,523,000 29

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
2001/11/23 2 $26,800,930   2,770 $9,675   $35,678,765 9
2001/11/30 3 $13,793,875 -49% 2,770 $4,980   $49,472,640 16
2001/12/07 5 $5,887,010 -57% 2,770 $2,125   $55,359,650 23
2001/12/14 7 $3,668,215 -38% 2,503 $1,466   $59,027,865 30
2001/12/21 15 $1,406,025 -62% 834 $1,686   $60,433,890 37
2001/12/28 19 $669,785 -52% 475 $1,410   $61,103,675 44
2002/01/04 21 $458,035 -32% 424 $1,080   $61,561,710 51
2002/01/11 26 $342,870 -25% 376 $912   $61,904,580 58
2002/01/18 33 $184,590 -46% 293 $630   $62,089,170 65
2002/01/25 32 $156,640 -15% 259 $605   $62,245,810 72
2002/02/01 40 $106,873 -32% 205 $521   $62,352,683 79
2002/02/22 83 $9,877   1 $9,877   $62,362,560 100

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