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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

RecordRankAmount
All Time Domestic Box Office (Rank 6,501-6,600) 6,583 $2,892,011
All Time Worldwide Box Office (Rank 8,401-8,500) 8,466 $2,892,011
All Time Domestic Highest Grossing Limited Release Movies (Rank 801-900) 841 $2,892,011
All Time Domestic Box Office for R Movies (Rank 2,101-2,200) 2,131 $2,892,011
All Time Worldwide Box Office for R Movies (Rank 2,401-2,500) 2,490 $2,892,011

See the Box Office tab (Domestic) and International tab (International and Worldwide) for more Cumulative Box Office Records.


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
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Source:Original Screenplay
Genre:Drama
Production Method:Rotoscoping
Creative Type:Fantasy

Ranking on other Records and Milestones

RecordRankAmountChart
Date
Days In
Release
Biggest 28th Weekend Limited Release 72 $17,960 Apr 26, 2002 192
Top 2001 Theater Average Limited Release 16 $22,244 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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Domestic Cumulative Box Office Records


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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