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Sweet and Lowdown (1999)

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $4,196,621Details
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Metrics

Rotten Tomatoes
Critics Certified FreshAudience Upright
Critics
78% - Certified Fresh
Audience
81% - Upright

Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists


Movie Details

Domestic Releases: December 3rd, 1999 (Limited) by Sony Pictures Classics
MPAA Rating: PG-13 for sexual content and some substance abuse
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Keywords: Romance
Source:Original Screenplay
Genre:Romantic Comedy
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Historical Fiction

Ranking on other Records and Milestones

RecordRankAmountChart
Date
Days In
Release
Biggest Domestic 25th Weekend 630 $1,266 May 19, 2000 171
Biggest 25th Weekend Limited Release 342 $1,266 May 19, 2000 171
Theater Average 25th Weekend Limited Release 413 $317 May 19, 2000 171
Biggest Domestic 24th Weekend 649 $2,008 May 12, 2000 164
Biggest 24th Weekend Limited Release 329 $2,008 May 12, 2000 164
Theater Average 24th Weekend Limited Release 443 $402 May 12, 2000 164
Biggest Domestic 23rd Weekend 693 $2,945 May 5, 2000 157
Biggest 23rd Weekend Limited Release 320 $2,945 May 5, 2000 157
Theater Average 23rd Weekend Limited Release 432 $491 May 5, 2000 157
Biggest Domestic 22nd Weekend 673 $6,627 Apr 28, 2000 150
Biggest 22nd Weekend Limited Release 264 $6,627 Apr 28, 2000 150
Theater Average 22nd Weekend Limited Release 540 $414 Apr 28, 2000 150
Biggest Domestic 21st Weekend 618 $18,610 Apr 21, 2000 143
Biggest 21st Weekend Limited Release 192 $18,610 Apr 21, 2000 143
Theater Average 21st Weekend Limited Release 407 $775 Apr 21, 2000 143
Biggest Domestic 20th Weekend 734 $18,297 Apr 14, 2000 136
Biggest 20th Weekend Limited Release 227 $18,297 Apr 14, 2000 136
Theater Average 20th Weekend Limited Release 545 $631 Apr 14, 2000 136
Biggest Domestic 19th Weekend 839 $21,228 Apr 7, 2000 129
Biggest 19th Weekend Limited Release 232 $21,228 Apr 7, 2000 129
Theater Average 19th Weekend Limited Release 625 $607 Apr 7, 2000 129
Biggest Domestic 18th Weekend 798 $43,110 Mar 31, 2000 122
Biggest 18th Weekend Limited Release 187 $43,110 Mar 31, 2000 122
Theater Average 18th Weekend Limited Release 480 $937 Mar 31, 2000 122
Biggest Domestic 17th Weekend 640 $103,823 Mar 24, 2000 115
Biggest 17th Weekend Limited Release 130 $103,823 Mar 24, 2000 115
Theater Average 17th Weekend Limited Release 404 $1,129 Mar 24, 2000 115
Biggest Domestic 16th Weekend 687 $126,123 Mar 17, 2000 108
Biggest 16th Weekend Limited Release 124 $126,123 Mar 17, 2000 108
Theater Average 16th Weekend Limited Release 721 $814 Mar 17, 2000 108
Biggest Domestic 15th Weekend 504 $244,662 Mar 10, 2000 101
Biggest 15th Weekend Limited Release 90 $244,662 Mar 10, 2000 101
Theater Average 15th Weekend Limited Release 583 $1,024 Mar 10, 2000 101
Biggest Domestic 14th Weekend 944 $133,179 Mar 3, 2000 94
Biggest 14th Weekend Limited Release 177 $133,179 Mar 3, 2000 94
Theater Average 14th Weekend Limited Release 330 $1,567 Mar 3, 2000 94
Biggest Domestic 13th Weekend 995 $151,608 Feb 25, 2000 87
Biggest 13th Weekend Limited Release 175 $151,608 Feb 25, 2000 87
Theater Average 13th Weekend Limited Release 352 $1,579 Feb 25, 2000 87
Biggest Domestic 12th Weekend 871 $234,396 Feb 18, 2000 80
Biggest 12th Weekend Limited Release 151 $234,396 Feb 18, 2000 80
Theater Average 12th Weekend Limited Release 222 $2,131 Feb 18, 2000 80
Biggest Domestic 11th Weekend 1,221 $187,016 Feb 11, 2000 73
Biggest 11th Weekend Limited Release 220 $187,016 Feb 11, 2000 73
Theater Average 11th Weekend Limited Release 395 $1,748 Feb 11, 2000 73
Biggest Domestic 10th Weekend 1,331 $221,321 Feb 4, 2000 66
Biggest 10th Weekend Limited Release 243 $221,321 Feb 4, 2000 66
Theater Average 10th Weekend Limited Release 381 $1,941 Feb 4, 2000 66
Biggest Domestic 9th Weekend 1,586 $228,424 Jan 28, 2000 59
Biggest 9th Weekend Limited Release 293 $228,424 Jan 28, 2000 59
Theater Average 9th Weekend Limited Release 417 $2,058 Jan 28, 2000 59
Biggest Domestic 8th Weekend 1,715 $293,062 Jan 21, 2000 52
Biggest 8th Weekend Limited Release 302 $293,062 Jan 21, 2000 52
Theater Average 8th Weekend Limited Release 342 $2,526 Jan 21, 2000 52
Biggest Domestic 7th Weekend 2,871 $144,250 Jan 14, 2000 45
Biggest 7th Weekend Limited Release 578 $144,250 Jan 14, 2000 45
Theater Average 7th Weekend Limited Release 85 $5,152 Jan 14, 2000 45
Biggest Domestic 6th Weekend 3,484 $141,309 Jan 7, 2000 38
Biggest 6th Weekend Limited Release 699 $141,309 Jan 7, 2000 38
Theater Average 6th Weekend Limited Release 165 $4,558 Jan 7, 2000 38
Biggest Domestic 5th Weekend 4,010 $149,688 Dec 31, 1999 31
Biggest 5th Weekend Limited Release 785 $149,688 Dec 31, 1999 31
Theater Average 5th Weekend Limited Release 199 $5,162 Dec 31, 1999 31
Biggest Domestic 4th Weekend 4,447 $173,829 Dec 24, 1999 24
Biggest 4th Weekend Limited Release 791 $173,829 Dec 24, 1999 24
Theater Average 4th Weekend Limited Release 243 $5,994 Dec 24, 1999 24
Biggest Domestic 3rd Weekend 5,721 $65,997 Dec 17, 1999 17
Biggest 3rd Weekend Limited Release 1,489 $65,997 Dec 17, 1999 17
Theater Average 3rd Weekend Limited Release 123 $11,000 Dec 17, 1999 17
Biggest Domestic 2nd Weekend 5,705 $103,442 Dec 10, 1999 10
Biggest 2nd Weekend Limited Release 1,268 $103,442 Dec 10, 1999 10
Theater Average 2nd Weekend Limited Release 160 $17,240 Dec 10, 1999 10
Biggest Domestic Opening Weekend 6,205 $94,686 Dec 3, 1999 3
Biggest Opening Weekend Limited Release 1,482 $94,686 Dec 3, 1999 3
Theater Average Opening Weekend Limited Release 173 $31,562 Dec 3, 1999 3
Theater Average Limited Release 212 $31,562 Dec 3, 1999 3
Top 1999 Theater Average Limited Release 4 $31,562 Dec 3, 1999 3
Never Wide Domestic 748 $4,196,621 Dec 3, 1999 0
Never No. 1 Domestic 4,075 $4,196,621 Dec 3, 1999 0
Widest Expansion Limited Release 461 236 Dec 3, 1999 0

Cast

Sean Penn    Emmett Ray
Samantha Morton    Hattie
Uma Thurman    Blanche
Brian Markinson    Bill Shields
Anthony LaPaglia    Al Torrio
Gretchen Mol    Ellie
Vincent Guastaferro    Sid Bishop
John Waters    Mr. Haynes
Constance Shulman    Hazel
Kellie Overbey    Iris
James Urbaniak    Harry
Marc Damon Johnson    Omer
Darryl Alan Reed    Don
Dick Monday    Chester Weems
Josh Mowery    Movie Director
Woody Allen    Himself
Brad Garrett    Joe Bedloe

Production and Technical Credits

Director   
Screenwriter    Woody Allen

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Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1999/12/03 40 $94,686   3 $31,562   $94,686 3
1999/12/10 35 $103,442 +9% 6 $17,240   $244,549 10
1999/12/17 42 $65,997 -36% 6 $11,000   $353,736 17
1999/12/24 25 $173,829 +163% 29 $5,994   $606,707 24
1999/12/31 35 $149,688 -14% 29 $5,162   $867,523 31
2000/01/07 36 $141,309 -6% 31 $4,558   $1,145,905 38
2000/01/14 37 $144,250 +2% 28 $5,152   $1,347,271 45
2000/01/21 32 $293,062 +103% 116 $2,526   $1,679,367 52
2000/01/28 34 $228,424 -22% 111 $2,058   $2,014,314 59
2000/02/04 34 $221,321 -3% 114 $1,941   $2,328,962 66
2000/02/11 40 $187,016 -16% 107 $1,748   $2,598,590 73
2000/02/18 34 $234,396 +25% 110 $2,131   $2,917,807 80
2000/02/25 36 $151,608 -35% 96 $1,579   $3,137,710 87
2000/03/03 38 $133,179 -12% 85 $1,567   $3,312,936 94
2000/03/10 29 $244,662 +84% 239 $1,024   $3,609,599 101
2000/03/17 36 $126,123 -48% 155 $814   $3,821,160 108
2000/03/24 42 $103,823 -18% 92 $1,129   $3,989,314 115
2000/03/31 52 $43,110 -58% 46 $937   $4,070,588 122
2000/04/07 73 $21,228 -51% 35 $607   $4,110,223 129
2000/04/14 76 $18,297 -14% 29 $631   $4,138,661 136
2000/04/21 76 $18,610 +2% 24 $775   $4,170,326 143
2000/04/28 97 $6,627 -64% 16 $414   $4,185,790 150
2000/05/05 109 $2,945 -56% 6 $491   $4,190,678 157
2000/05/12 111 $2,008 -32% 5 $402   $4,193,953 164
2000/05/19 104 $1,266 -37% 4 $317   $4,196,621 171

Daily Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
2000/01/17 34 $22,479   28 $803   $1,347,271 46

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1999/12/03 40 $141,107   3 $47,036   $141,107 7
1999/12/10 34 $146,632 +4% 6 $24,439   $287,739 14
1999/12/17 36 $145,139 -1% 6 $24,190   $432,878 21
1999/12/24 34 $284,957 +96% 29 $9,826   $717,835 28
1999/12/31 34 $286,761 +1% 29 $9,888   $1,004,596 35
2000/01/07 34 $198,425 -31% 31 $6,401   $1,203,021 42
2000/01/14 37 $183,284 -8% 28 $6,546   $1,386,305 49
2000/01/21 32 $399,585 +118% 116 $3,445   $1,785,890 56
2000/01/28 34 $321,751 -19% 111 $2,899   $2,107,641 63
2000/02/04 35 $303,933 -6% 114 $2,666   $2,411,574 70
2000/02/11 36 $271,837 -11% 107 $2,541   $2,683,411 77
2000/02/18 34 $302,691 +11% 110 $2,752   $2,986,102 84
2000/02/25 37 $193,655 -36% 96 $2,017   $3,179,757 91
2000/03/03 36 $185,180 -4% 85 $2,179   $3,364,937 98
2000/03/10 29 $330,100 +78% 239 $1,381   $3,695,037 105
2000/03/17 35 $190,454 -42% 155 $1,229   $3,885,491 112
2000/03/24 42 $141,987 -25% 92 $1,543   $4,027,478 119
2000/03/31 56 $61,517 -57% 46 $1,337   $4,088,995 126
2000/04/07 72 $31,369 -49% 35 $896   $4,120,364 133
2000/04/14 71 $31,352 n/c 29 $1,081   $4,151,716 140
2000/04/21 74 $27,447 -12% 24 $1,144   $4,179,163 147
2000/04/28 99 $8,570 -69% 16 $536   $4,187,733 154
2000/05/05 103 $4,212 -51% 6 $702   $4,191,945 161
2000/05/12 103 $3,410 -19% 5 $682   $4,195,355 168
2000/05/19 98 $1,266 -63% 4 $317   $4,196,621 175