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Vanilla Sky (2001)

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Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $100,614,858Details
International Box Office $102,111,747
Worldwide Box Office $202,726,605
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  3. Box Office
  4. Video Sales
  5. Full Financials
  6. Cast & Crew
  7. Trailer

Metrics

Rotten Tomatoes
Critics RottenAudience Upright
Critics
42% - Rotten
Audience
72% - Upright

Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists


Movie Details

Production Budget:$70,000,000
Domestic Releases: December 14th, 2001 (Wide) by Paramount Pictures
Video Release: May 21st, 2002 by Paramount Home Video
MPAA Rating: R for sexuality and strong language
Running Time: 130 minutes
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Keywords: Faulty Memory, Foreign-Language Remake, Remake, Remake with Returning Cast Member
Source:Remake
Genre:Thriller/Suspense
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Contemporary Fiction
Production Companies: Cruise-Wagner, Vynil Films
Production Countries: United States

Ranking on other Records and Milestones

RecordRankRevenueChart
Date
Days In
Release
Biggest 20th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 821 $11,484 Apr 26, 2002 136
Biggest 19th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 753 $31,391 Apr 19, 2002 129
Biggest 18th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 622 $77,572 Apr 12, 2002 122
Biggest 17th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 464 $168,170 Apr 5, 2002 115
Biggest 16th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 499 $196,119 Mar 29, 2002 108
Fastest Movies to Earn $100 Million at the Domestic Box Office 599 $100,112,194 Mar 29, 2002 108
Biggest 15th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,067 $78,582 Mar 22, 2002 101
Biggest 14th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,212 $81,270 Mar 15, 2002 94
Biggest 13th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,394 $88,071 Mar 8, 2002 87
Biggest 12th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,479 $104,807 Mar 1, 2002 80
Biggest 11th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,226 $181,852 Feb 22, 2002 73
Biggest 10th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,123 $279,148 Feb 15, 2002 66
Biggest 9th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 920 $527,986 Feb 8, 2002 59
Biggest 8th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 853 $943,555 Feb 1, 2002 52
Biggest 7th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 777 $1,654,127 Jan 25, 2002 45
Biggest 6th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 595 $3,115,310 Jan 18, 2002 38
Biggest 5th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 501 $5,024,693 Jan 11, 2002 31
Biggest 4th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 525 $7,125,023 Jan 4, 2002 24
Biggest 3rd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 427 $11,515,135 Dec 28, 2001 17
Fastest Movies to Earn $50 Million at the Domestic Box Office 642 $52,547,000 Dec 21, 2001 13
Biggest 2nd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 809 $12,076,661 Dec 21, 2001 10
Biggest Sunday at the Domestic Box Office 977 $6,400,000 Dec 16, 2001 3
Biggest December Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 75 $25,015,518 Dec 14, 2001 3
Biggest Opening Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 605 $25,015,518 Dec 14, 2001 3
Biggest Weekends at the Domestic Box Office 922 $25,015,518 Dec 14, 2001 3
Widest Opening Weekend 1,212 2,742 Dec 14, 2001 3
Biggest December Day at the Domestic Box Office 267 $9,099,000 Dec 15, 2001 2
Biggest Saturday at the Domestic Box Office 1,027 $9,099,000 Dec 15, 2001 2
Biggest Friday at the Domestic Box Office 865 $8,408,000 Dec 14, 2001 1

Cast

   David Ames
Penelope Cruz    Sofia Serrano
Kurt Russell    Dr. Curtis McCabe
Jason Lee    Brian Shelby
Noah Taylor    Edmund Ventura
Cameron Diaz    Julie Gianni
Timothy Spall    Thomas Tipp
Tilda Swinton    Rebecca Dearborn
Alicia Witt    Libby
Johnny Galecki    Peter
Michael Shannon    Aaron
Delaina Mitchell    David's Assistant
Shalom Harlow    Colleen
Oona Hart    Lynette
Ivana Milicevic    Emma
Jhaemi Willens    Jamie Berliner
Armand Schultz    Dr. Pomeranz
Cameron Watson    Other Doctor
Robertson Dean    Third Doctor
W. Earl Brown    Barman
Ray Proscia    Doctor from Berlin
Tim Hopper    Man in Blue Coat
Ken Leung    Art Editor
Carolyn Byrne    Beatrice
Mark Pinter    Carlton Kalle
Jeff Weiss    Raymond Tooley
Conan O'Brien    Himself
Jim Murtaugh    Benny's Owner
Mark Kozelek    Dude, Fix your Face Guy
John Fedevich    Silent Ed Vallencourt
Bobby Walsh    Young David
Stacey Sher    Rayna
Fred Schruers    Cryo Man
Jessica Siemens    Sofia's Friend
Julia Carothers Hughes    Sofia's Friend
Holly Raye    Dancer
Marty Collins    Martini Waiter
Mark Bramhall    Sneezy
Jack Hall    Bashful
David Lewison    Sleepy
Jenniffer Griffin    Happy
Adam LeGrant    Doc
John Kepley    Dopey
Robin Van Sharner    Grumpy
Laurel Wiley    Dr. Jennifer Ash
Nicole Taylor Hart    Party Videographer
Julia Anne Schuler    Model
Jennifer Marie Kelley    Model
Erin McElmurry    Model
Alice Crowe    Lucid Dreamer
Mel Thomson    Life Extension Man
Jonathan Sanger    Frozen Pediatric Cardiologist
Tommy Lee    Frozen Vintage Car Man
Ana Maria Quintana    Frozen Theologist
Paul Haggar    Frozen Risktaker
Randy Woodside    Frozen Dad
Robert F Harrison    Laughing Guy
Carly Starr Brullo Niles    Carly
Jane Pratt    Herself
Patrick McMullen    Himself
Steven Colvin    Himself
Cindy Crowe    Herself
The Great John Sypolt    Himself
Michael Kehoe    Chef
Daniellle R Wolf    Coat Check Girl
Scotch Ellis Loring    L. E. Building Guard
Brent Sexton    Security Guard
Jennifer Gimenez    Lola
Lori Lezama    Skyscraper Girl
Curt Skaggs    Security Guard
Todd Harrison    Skyscraper Guy
Laura Fraser    The Future

Production and Technical Credits

Director   
Producer    Tom Cruise
Producer    Paula Wagner
Producer    Cameron Crowe
Written by    Cameron Crowe
Based on the film by    Alejandro Amenábar
Based on the film by    Mateo Gil
Associate Producer    Michael Doven
Associate Producer    Scott M. Martin
Executive Producer    Jonathan Sanger
Executive Producer    Danny Bramson
Executive Producer    Fernando Bovaira
Executive Producer    Bill Block
Executive Producer    Patrick Wachsberger
Cinematographer    John Toll
Production Designer    Catherine Hardwicke
Editor    Joe Hutshing
Editor    Mark Livolsi
Costume Designer    Betsy Heimann
Music by    Nancy Wilson
Co-Producer    Donald J. Lee, Jr
Assistant Director    David McGiffert
Second Unit Director    Jonathan Sanger
Unit Production Manager    Donald J. Lee, Jr
Production Supervisor    Susan Towner
Supervising Art Director    Beat Frutiger
Art Director    John Chichester
Art Director    Michael Rizzo
Art Director    James F. Truesdale
Set Decorator    Cloudia -
Second Unit Camera    Craig Haagensen
Visual Effects Supervisor    Alison O'Brien
Special Effects Coordinator    Gary D'Amico
Costume Supervisor    Joyce Kogut
Sound Mixer    Jeff Wexler
Re-recording Mixer    Paul Massey
Re-recording Mixer    D.M. Hemphill
Re-recording Mixer    Rick Kline
Supervising Sound Editor    Mike Wilhoit
Sound Effects Editor    Geoffrey G. Rubay
Sound Effects Editor    Kerry Ann Carmean-Williams
Sound Effects Editor    Dino DiMuro
Sound Effects Editor    Scott Sanders
Sound Designer    Tony Lamberti
Supervising Dialogue Editor    Laura R Harris
Dialogue Editor    Mark Gordon
Dialogue Editor    Vic Radulich
Dialogue Editor    Clare C. Freeman
Dialogue Editor    Susan Kurtz
Music Editor    Carlton Kaller
Make-up and Hair Designer    Michele Burke
Chief    Camille Calvet
Chief    Candy Walken
Casting Director    Gail Levin
Stunt Coordinator    Brian Smrz
Stunt Coordinator (New York)    Buddy Joe Hooker

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
2001/12/14 1 $25,015,518   2,742 $9,123   $25,015,518 3
2001/12/21 4 $12,076,661 -52% 2,744 $4,401   $49,493,961 10
2001/12/28 5 $11,515,135 -5% 2,744 $4,196   $71,395,769 17
2002/01/04 6 $7,125,023 -38% 2,842 $2,507   $81,080,174 24
2002/01/11 7 $5,024,693 -29% 2,770 $1,814   $88,459,249 31
2002/01/18 10 $3,115,310 -38% 2,355 $1,323   $93,648,572 38
2002/01/25 16 $1,654,127 -47% 1,640 $1,009   $96,076,019 45
2002/02/01 21 $943,555 -43% 1,325 $712   $97,545,036 52
2002/02/08 26 $527,986 -44% 967 $546   $98,467,985 59
2002/02/15 30 $279,148 -47% 583 $479   $99,027,224 66
2002/02/22 33 $181,852 -35% 407 $447   $99,282,596 73
2002/03/01 40 $104,807 -42% 360 $291   $99,445,635 80
2002/03/08 42 $88,071 -16% 308 $286   $99,590,479 87
2002/03/15 46 $81,270 -8% 203 $400   $99,711,474 94
2002/03/22 46 $78,582 -3% 112 $702   $99,846,298 101
2002/03/29 31 $196,119 +150% 315 $623   $100,112,194 108
2002/04/05 33 $168,170 -14% 246 $684   $100,391,230 115
2002/04/12 45 $77,572 -54% 178 $436   $100,538,919 122
2002/04/19 64 $31,391 -60% 103 $305   $100,593,564 129
2002/04/26 82 $11,484 -63% 37 $310   $100,614,858 136

Daily Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
2001/12/14 1 $8,408,000   2,742 $3,066   $8,408,000 1
2001/12/15 2 $9,099,000 +8% 2,742 $3,318   $17,507,000 2
2001/12/16 1 $6,400,000 -30% 2,742 $2,334   $25,020,000 3
2001/12/17 1 $2,236,000 -65% 2,742 $815   $27,252,000 4
2001/12/18 1 $2,243,000 n/c 2,742 $818   $29,495,000 5
2001/12/19 3 $1,821,000 -19% 2,742 $664   $31,317,000 6
2001/12/20 4 $1,208,000 -34% 2,742 $441   $32,525,000 7
2001/12/21 3 $4,075,000 +237% 2,744 $1,485   $36,600,000 8
2001/12/22 4 $4,016,000 -1% 2,744 $1,464   $40,616,000 9
2001/12/23 4 $3,704,000 -8% 2,744 $1,350   $44,320,000 10
2001/12/24 3 $1,750,000 -53% 2,744 $638   $46,500,000 11
2001/12/25 4 $2,950,000 +69% 2,744 $1,075   $49,493,961 12
2001/12/26 6 $2,963,000 n/c 2,744 $1,080   $52,547,000 13
2001/12/27 6 $2,705,000 -9% 2,744 $986   $55,252,000 14
2001/12/28 6 $3,518,000 +30% 2,744 $1,282   $58,770,000 15
2001/12/29 5 $4,302,000 +22% 2,744 $1,568   $63,072,000 16
2001/12/30 5 $3,623,000 -16% 2,744 $1,320   $66,695,000 17
2001/12/31 7 $2,062,000 -43% 2,744 $751   $68,757,000 18
2002/01/01 6 $2,775,000 +35% 2,744 $1,011   $71,395,769 19
2002/01/02 5 $1,416,000 -49% 2,744 $516   $72,812,000 20
2002/01/03 6 $1,143,000 -19% 2,744 $417   $73,955,000 21
2002/01/04 6 $2,239,000 +96% 2,842 $788   $76,194,000 22
2002/01/05 7 $3,268,000 +46% 2,842 $1,150   $79,494,000 23
2002/01/06 7 $1,585,000 -51% 2,842 $558   $81,080,174 24
2002/01/07 5 $565,000 -64% 2,842 $199   $81,645,000 25
2002/01/08 5 $712,000 +26% 2,842 $251   $82,358,000 26
2002/01/09 5 $559,000 -21% 2,842 $197   $82,917,000 27
2002/01/10 5 $518,000 -7% 2,842 $182   $83,435,000 28
2002/01/11 7 $1,513,000 +192% 2,770 $546   $84,948,000 29
2002/01/12 7 $2,243,000 +48% 2,770 $810   $87,191,000 30
2002/01/13 8 $1,144,000 -49% 2,770 $413   $88,459,249 31
2002/01/14 6 $379,000 -67% 2,770 $137   $88,838,000 32
2002/01/15 6 $478,000 +26% 2,770 $173   $89,316,000 33
2002/01/16 6 $377,000 -21% 2,770 $136   $89,694,000 34
2002/01/17 6 $363,000 -4% 2,770 $131   $90,057,000 35
2002/01/18 10 $881,000 +143% 2,355 $374   $90,938,000 36
2002/01/22 10 $280,000   2,355 $119   $93,929,000 40
2002/01/23 10 $246,000 -12% 2,355 $104   $94,175,000 41
2002/01/24 10 $247,000 n/c 2,355 $105   $94,422,000 42

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
2001/12/14 1 $37,417,300   2,742 $13,646   $37,417,300 7
2001/12/21 4 $22,463,334 -40% 2,744 $8,186   $59,880,634 14
2001/12/28 5 $14,074,517 -37% 2,744 $5,129   $73,955,151 21
2002/01/04 6 $9,479,405 -33% 2,842 $3,335   $83,434,556 28
2002/01/11 7 $7,098,706 -25% 2,770 $2,563   $90,533,262 35
2002/01/18 10 $3,888,630 -45% 2,355 $1,651   $94,421,892 42
2002/01/25 16 $2,179,589 -44% 1,640 $1,329   $96,601,481 49
2002/02/01 20 $1,338,518 -39% 1,325 $1,010   $97,939,999 56
2002/02/08 26 $808,077 -40% 967 $836   $98,748,076 63
2002/02/15 30 $352,668 -56% 583 $605   $99,100,744 70
2002/02/22 33 $240,084 -32% 407 $590   $99,340,828 77
2002/03/01 40 $161,580 -33% 360 $449   $99,502,408 84
2002/03/08 43 $127,796 -21% 308 $415   $99,630,204 91
2002/03/15 45 $137,512 +8% 203 $677   $99,767,716 98
2002/03/22 45 $148,359 +8% 112 $1,325   $99,916,075 105
2002/03/29 33 $306,985 +107% 315 $975   $100,223,060 112
2002/04/05 32 $238,287 -22% 246 $969   $100,461,347 119
2002/04/12 46 $100,826 -58% 178 $566   $100,562,173 126
2002/04/19 64 $41,201 -59% 103 $400   $100,603,374 133
2002/04/26 94 $11,484 -72% 37 $310   $100,614,858 140

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