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Waking Life (2001)

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $2,892,011Details
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Metrics

Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists


Movie Details

Domestic Releases: October 19th, 2001 (Limited) by Fox Searchlight
Video Release: May 7th, 2002 by Fox Home Entertainment
MPAA Rating: R for language and some violent images
Comparisons: vs. A Scanner Darkly
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Source:Original Screenplay
Genre:Drama
Production Method:Rotoscoping
Creative Type:Fantasy

Ranking on other Records and Milestones

RecordRankRevenueChart
Date
Days In
Release
Biggest 28th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 202 $17,960 Apr 26, 2002 192
Biggest 27th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 442 $1,696 Apr 19, 2002 185
Biggest 26th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 469 $2,479 Apr 12, 2002 178
Biggest 25th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 534 $2,654 Apr 5, 2002 171
Biggest 24th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 602 $2,803 Mar 29, 2002 164
Biggest 23rd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 550 $7,545 Mar 22, 2002 157
Biggest 22nd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 812 $3,542 Mar 15, 2002 150
Biggest 21st Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 815 $6,324 Mar 8, 2002 143
Biggest 20th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 869 $9,553 Mar 1, 2002 136
Biggest 19th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,030 $9,762 Feb 22, 2002 129
Biggest 18th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,192 $10,959 Feb 15, 2002 122
Biggest 17th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,283 $16,345 Feb 8, 2002 115
Biggest 16th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,579 $14,099 Feb 1, 2002 108
Biggest 15th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,720 $18,390 Jan 25, 2002 101
Biggest 14th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,819 $26,233 Jan 18, 2002 94
Biggest 13th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,955 $32,823 Jan 11, 2002 87
Biggest 12th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 2,234 $34,033 Jan 4, 2002 80
Biggest 11th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 2,431 $41,012 Dec 28, 2001 73
Biggest 10th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 2,842 $37,406 Dec 21, 2001 66
Biggest 9th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 2,729 $68,005 Dec 14, 2001 59
Biggest 8th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 2,901 $85,892 Dec 7, 2001 52
Biggest 7th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 2,845 $144,481 Nov 30, 2001 45
Biggest 6th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 3,061 $211,099 Nov 23, 2001 38
Biggest 5th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 3,571 $235,474 Nov 16, 2001 31
Biggest 4th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 4,092 $265,901 Nov 9, 2001 24
Biggest 3rd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 4,632 $251,948 Nov 2, 2001 17
Biggest 2nd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 5,085 $215,506 Oct 26, 2001 10
Biggest Opening Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 6,233 $88,977 Oct 19, 2001 3

Cast

Ethan Hawke    Jesse
Peter Atherton    Hit-and-Run Driver
Steve Brudniak    Goatee Man
John Christensen    Guy Talking about Turning the Light on in Dreams
Julie Delpy    Celine
Charles Gunning    Angry Man in Jail
Nicky Katt    One of Four Men
Kim Krizan    Herself
Richard Linklater    Pinball Playing Man
Louis Mackey    Himself
Steven Prince    Man Talking to the Bartender
Steven Soderbergh    Interviewed on television
Ken Webster    Bartender
Wiley Wiggins    Main Character
Bill Wise    Boat Car Guy
Adam Goldberg    One of Four Men
Timothy "Speed" Levitch    Himself

Production and Technical Credits

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Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
2001/10/19 37 $88,977   4 $22,244   $95,120 3
2001/10/26 26 $215,506 +142% 26 $8,289   $368,296 10
2001/11/02 26 $251,948 +17% 57 $4,420   $727,920 17
2001/11/09 25 $265,901 +6% 66 $4,029   $1,121,490 24
2001/11/16 21 $235,474 -11% 93 $2,532   $1,485,758 31
2001/11/23 25 $211,099 -10% 91 $2,320   $1,836,872 38
2001/11/30 24 $144,481 -32% 77 $1,876   $2,063,729 45
2001/12/07 31 $85,892 -41% 75 $1,145   $2,227,906 52
2001/12/14 36 $68,005 -21% 71 $958   $2,355,013 59
2001/12/21 44 $37,406 -45% 50 $748   $2,462,473 66
2001/12/28 47 $41,012 +10% 38 $1,079   $2,539,796 73
2002/01/04 42 $34,033 -17% 33 $1,031   $2,589,639 80
2002/01/11 41 $32,823 -4% 38 $864   $2,649,367 87
2002/01/18 47 $26,233 -20% 29 $905   $2,700,201 94
2002/01/25 60 $18,390 -30% 19 $968   $2,732,128 101
2002/02/01 63 $14,099 -23% 18 $783   $2,753,961 108
2002/02/08 59 $16,345 +16% 15 $1,090   $2,777,954 115
2002/02/15 70 $10,959 -33% 13 $843   $2,798,032 122
2002/02/22 75 $9,762 -11% 11 $887   $2,813,045 129
2002/03/01 77 $9,553 -2% 12 $796   $2,826,171 136
2002/03/08 85 $6,324 -34% 11 $575   $2,837,800 143
2002/03/15 97 $3,542 -44% 6 $590   $2,845,588 150
2002/03/22 86 $7,545 +113% 9 $838   $2,855,625 157
2002/03/29 106 $2,803 -63% 6 $467   $2,861,696 164
2002/04/05 112 $2,654 -5% 7 $379   $2,865,959 171
2002/04/12 97 $2,479 -7% 6 $413   $2,869,743 178
2002/04/19 126 $1,696 -32% 4 $424   $2,872,921 185
2002/04/26 72 $17,960 +959% 35 $513   $2,892,011 192

Daily Box Office Performance

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
2001/10/19 34 $146,647   4 $36,662   $152,790 7
2001/10/26 26 $323,182 +120% 26 $12,430   $475,972 14
2001/11/02 25 $379,617 +17% 57 $6,660   $855,589 21
2001/11/09 24 $394,695 +4% 66 $5,980   $1,250,284 28
2001/11/16 21 $375,489 -5% 93 $4,038   $1,625,773 35
2001/11/23 23 $293,475 -22% 91 $3,225   $1,919,248 42
2001/11/30 24 $222,766 -24% 77 $2,893   $2,142,014 49
2001/12/07 27 $144,994 -35% 75 $1,933   $2,287,008 56
2001/12/14 30 $138,059 -5% 71 $1,944   $2,425,067 63
2001/12/21 43 $73,717 -47% 50 $1,474   $2,498,784 70
2001/12/28 50 $56,822 -23% 38 $1,495   $2,555,606 77
2002/01/04 39 $60,938 +7% 33 $1,847   $2,616,544 84
2002/01/11 42 $57,424 -6% 38 $1,511   $2,673,968 91
2002/01/18 46 $39,770 -31% 29 $1,371   $2,713,738 98
2002/01/25 59 $26,124 -34% 19 $1,375   $2,739,862 105
2002/02/01 62 $21,747 -17% 18 $1,208   $2,761,609 112
2002/02/08 60 $25,464 +17% 15 $1,698   $2,787,073 119
2002/02/15 68 $16,210 -36% 13 $1,247   $2,803,283 126
2002/02/22 74 $13,335 -18% 11 $1,212   $2,816,618 133
2002/03/01 79 $14,858 +11% 12 $1,238   $2,831,476 140
2002/03/08 84 $10,570 -29% 11 $961   $2,842,046 147
2002/03/15 97 $6,034 -43% 6 $1,006   $2,848,080 154
2002/03/22 89 $10,813 +79% 9 $1,201   $2,858,893 161
2002/03/29 97 $4,412 -59% 6 $735   $2,863,305 168
2002/04/05 100 $3,959 -10% 7 $566   $2,867,264 175
2002/04/12 94 $3,961 n/c 6 $660   $2,871,225 182
2002/04/19 118 $2,826 -29% 4 $707   $2,874,051 189
2002/04/26 82 $17,960 +536% 35 $513   $2,892,011 196

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