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How the Grinch Stole Christmas


The Numbers Rating: 5.91 (11 votes) Rate it - Rating Details
Rotten Tomatoes Rating: 53% - Rotten
Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $260,044,825
International Box Office$85,096,578
Worldwide Box Office$345,141,403
For full financial breakdown, please contact our research team.
Production Budget:$123,000,000
Theatrical Release: November 17th, 2000 (Wide) by Universal
Video Release: November 20th, 2001 by Universal Home Entertainment
MPAA Rating: PG for some crude humor
Keywords: Live Action Cartoon, Christmas, Visual Effects
Source:Based on Fiction Book/Short Story
Genre:Comedy
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Kids Fiction
Prints and Advertising Budget $40,000,000
Running Time:104 minutes

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Cast

Jim Carrey    The Grinch
Jeffrey Tambor    Mayor of Whoville
Christine Baranski    Martha May Who-vier
Bill Irwin    Lou Lou Who
Molly Shannon    Betty Lou Who
Clint Howard    Whobris
Taylor Momsen    Cindy Lou Who
Anthony Hopkins    Narrator
Josh Ryan Evans    8 Year Old Grinch
Jeremy Howard    Dru Lou-Who
Frankie Ray    Who
Walter Franks    Clerk
Rance Howard    Elderly Timekeeper
Ron Howard    Townsperson
Verne Troyer    Bandmember
Bryce Dallas Howard    Surprised Who
Frank Welker    Max the Dog
T.J. Thyne    Stu Lou Who

Production and Technical Credits

Director    Ron Howard
Executive Producer    Todd Hallowell
Producer    Brian Grazer
Screenwriter    Jeffrey Price
Screenwriter    Peter S. Seaman
Story Creator    Dr Seuss
Cinematographer    Don Peterman
Production Designer    Michael Corenblith
Editor    Daniel P. Hanley
Editor    Mike Hill
Composer    James Horner
Music Supervisor    Bonnie Greenberg
Supervising Art Director    Dan Webster
Art Director    Lauren Polizzi
Set Designer    Kevin Cross
Set Designer    Al Hobbs
Set Designer    Andrea Dopaso
Set Designer    Suzan Wexler
Set Designer    Will Hawkins
Set Decorator    Merideth Boswell
Costume Designer    Rita Ryack
Sound Mixer    David MacMillan
Supervising Sound Editor    Scott Hecker
Special Make-up Effects    Rick Baker
Visual Effects Supervisor    Kevin Mack
Associate Producer    Aldric La'auli Porter
Associate Producer    Louis Velis
Associate Producer    David Womark
Assistant Director    Aldric La'auli Porter
Second Unit Director    Todd Hallowell
Second Unit Camera    Keith Peterman
Casting Director    Jane Jenkins
Casting Director    Janet Hirshenson

Weekend Chart Record

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
2000/11/17 1 $55,820,330   3,127 $17,851   $55,820,330 3
2000/11/24 1 $52,118,445 -7% 3,134 $16,630   $137,095,800 10
2000/12/01 1 $27,096,630 -48% 3,138 $8,635   $171,996,090 17
2000/12/08 1 $18,646,520 -31% 3,182 $5,860   $195,646,175 24
2000/12/15 3 $13,805,465 -26% 3,256 $4,240   $213,634,400 31
2000/12/22 4 $14,728,460 +7% 3,164 $4,655   $235,119,990 38
2000/12/29 6 $7,286,100 -51% 3,161 $2,305   $253,367,455 45
2001/01/05 11 $2,503,210 -66% 2,594 $965   $257,830,325 52
2001/01/12 22 $715,905 -71% 912 $785   $259,011,600 59
2001/01/19 31 $201,595 -72% 504 $400   $259,286,185 66
2001/01/26 34 $155,625 -23% 394 $395   $259,484,690 73
2001/02/02 39 $143,925 -8% 303 $475   $259,674,120 80
2001/02/09 40 $97,980 -32% 284 $345   $259,806,995 87
2001/02/16 44 $113,020 +15% 254 $445   $259,951,325 94
2001/02/23 52 $59,325 -48% 172 $345   $260,031,035 101

Daily Chart Record

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
2000/11/17 1 $15,200,440   3,127 $4,861   $15,200,440 1
2000/11/18 1 $17,353,691 +14% 3,127 $5,550   $32,554,131 2
2000/11/19 1 $16,729,000 -4% 3,127 $5,350   $55,082,330 3
2000/11/20 1 $3,611,685 -78% 3,127 $1,155   $58,694,015 4
2000/11/21 1 $4,878,120 +35% 3,127 $1,560   $63,572,135 5
2000/11/22 1 $9,000,000 +84% 3,127 $2,878   $72,600,000 6
2000/11/23 1 $12,400,000 +38% 3,127 $3,965   $85,000,000 7
2000/11/24 1 $20,300,000 +64% 3,127 $6,492   $105,300,000 8
2000/11/27 1 $2,178,130   3,134 $695   $139,273,930 11
2000/11/28 1 $2,037,100 -6% 3,134 $650   $141,311,030 12
2000/11/29 1 $1,770,710 -13% 3,134 $565   $143,081,740 13
2000/11/30 1 $1,817,720 +3% 3,134 $580   $144,899,460 14
2000/12/01 1 $6,345,000 +249% 3,138 $2,022   $151,244,000 15
2000/12/02 1 $11,980,000 +89% 3,138 $3,818   $163,224,000 16
2000/12/03 1 $8,316,000 -31% 3,138 $2,650   $171,996,090 17
2000/12/04 1 $1,192,440 -86% 3,138 $380   $173,188,530 18
2000/12/05 1 $1,365,030 +14% 3,138 $435   $174,553,560 19
2000/12/06 1 $1,190,895 -13% 3,138 $380   $175,744,455 20
2000/12/07 1 $1,255,200 +5% 3,138 $400   $176,999,655 21
2000/12/08 2 $4,385,000 +249% 3,185 $1,377   $181,385,000 22
2000/12/09 1 $8,620,000 +97% 3,185 $2,706   $190,005,000 23
2000/12/10 1 $5,584,000 -35% 3,182 $1,755   $195,646,175 24
2000/12/11 2 $859,140 -85% 3,182 $270   $196,505,315 25
2000/12/12 2 $1,193,250 +39% 3,182 $375   $197,698,565 26
2000/12/13 1 $985,555 -17% 3,182 $310   $198,684,120 27
2000/12/14 1 $1,144,815 +16% 3,182 $360   $199,828,935 28
2000/12/15 3 $3,101,000 +171% 3,255 $953   $202,874,000 29
2000/12/16 3 $5,101,000 +64% 3,255 $1,567   $207,975,000 30
2000/12/17 2 $4,477,000 -12% 3,256 $1,375   $213,634,400 31
2000/12/18 2 $1,204,720 -73% 3,256 $370   $214,839,120 32
2000/12/19 2 $1,579,160 +31% 3,256 $485   $216,418,280 33
2000/12/20 2 $1,759,125 +11% 3,256 $540   $218,177,405 34
2000/12/22 5 $3,850,000   3,150 $1,222   $222,027,000 36
2000/12/23 3 $5,286,000 +37% 3,150 $1,678   $227,313,000 37
2000/12/24 2 $2,910,000 -45% 3,150 $924   $230,223,000 38
2000/12/25 5 $2,483,785 -15% 3,150 $789   $235,119,990 39
2000/12/26 6 $3,274,740 +32% 3,150 $1,040   $238,394,730 40
2000/12/27 6 $3,005,555 -8% 3,164 $950   $241,400,285 41
2000/12/28 6 $2,942,520 -2% 3,164 $930   $244,342,805 42
2000/12/29 6 $3,150,000 +7% 3,170 $994   $247,493,000 43
2000/12/30 6 $2,612,000 -17% 3,170 $824   $250,105,000 44
2000/12/31 6 $1,524,105 -42% 3,170 $481   $251,629,105 45
2001/01/01 8 $1,738,350 +14% 3,161 $550   $253,367,455 46
2001/01/02 8 $948,295 -45% 3,161 $300   $254,315,750 47
2001/01/03 9 $537,370 -43% 3,161 $170   $254,853,120 48
2001/01/04 10 $473,995 -12% 3,161 $150   $255,327,115 49
2001/01/07 11 $713,000   2,594 $275   $257,830,325 52
2001/01/08 14 $129,665 -82% 2,594 $50   $257,959,990 53
2001/01/09 14 $128,995 -1% 2,594 $50   $258,088,985 54
2001/01/10 16 $102,385 -21% 2,594 $39   $258,191,370 55
2001/01/11 15 $104,225 +2% 2,594 $40   $258,295,595 56
2001/01/15 21 $177,840   912 $195   $259,011,600 60