Tenacious D in: The Pick of Destiny

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $8,334,575Details
International Box Office $5,100,000
Worldwide Box Office $13,434,575
Home Market Performance
Domestic DVD Sales $6,314,329 Details
Total Domestic Video Sales $6,314,329
Further financial details...

  1. Summary
  2. News
  3. Box Office
  4. Video Sales
  5. Full Financials
  6. Cast & Crew
  7. Trailer
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Metrics

Rotten Tomatoes
Critics RottenAudience Upright
Critics
54% - Rotten
Audience
67% - Upright

Movie Details

Theatrical Release: November 22nd, 2006 (Wide) by New Line
Video Release: February 27th, 2007 by New Line Home Video
MPAA Rating: R for pervasive language, sexual content and drug use
Keywords: Rock 'n' Roll, The Devil
Source:Original Screenplay
Genre:Comedy
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Contemporary Fiction

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Cast

Jack Black    JB
Kyle Gass    KG
Jason Reed    Lee
Ben Stiller    Guitar Store Dude
Paul F. Tompkins    Open Mic Host
Tim Robbins    The Stranger
John C. Reilly    Sasquatch
Amy Poehler    Truck Stop Waitress
Meat Loaf    Jack's Father
David Koechner    Surplus Store Clerk
Colin Hanks    Drunk Frat Dude
David Krumholtz    Frat Boy #2
Ned Bellamy    Security Guard 1

Production and Technical Credits

Director    Liam Lynch

Daily Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
2006/11/22 7 $1,200,000   1,919 $625   $1,200,000 1
2006/11/23 10 $810,000 -33% 1,919 $422   $2,000,000 2
2006/11/27 10 $255,000   1,919 $133   $5,467,000 6
2006/11/28 10 $245,000 -4% 1,919 $128   $5,721,000 7
2006/11/29 10 $220,000 -10% 1,919 $115   $5,944,000 8
2006/11/30 10 $163,454 -26% 1,919 $85   $6,107,454 9
2006/12/25 47 $6,276   85 $74   $8,283,000 34

Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
2006/11/24 11 $3,234,879   1,919 $1,686   $5,212,156 5
2006/12/01 15 $1,303,678 -60% 1,919 $679   $7,411,132 12
2006/12/08 26 $229,773 -82% 338 $680   $8,081,469 19
2006/12/15 38 $54,663 -76% 160 $342   $8,232,726 26
2006/12/22 52 $12,000 -78% 85 $141   $8,276,724 33
2006/12/29 56 $16,994 +42% 85 $200   $8,312,827 40

Weekly US DVD Sales

DateRankUnits this Week% ChangeTotal UnitsSpending this WeekTotal SpendingWeeks in Release
3/4/20076254,255 254,255$4,319,792$4,319,7921
3/11/200713100,981-60% 355,236$1,715,667$6,035,4602

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