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Alvin and the Chipmunks


The Numbers Rating: 6.61 (36 votes) Rate it - Rating Details
Rotten Tomatoes Rating: 26% - Rotten
Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $217,326,974
International Box Office$143,251,670
Worldwide Box Office$360,578,644
Home Market Performance
Domestic DVD Sales: $138,815,804 Weekly Breakdown
For full financial breakdown, please contact our research team.
Production Budget:$55,000,000
Theatrical Release: December 14th, 2007 (Wide) by 20th Century Fox
Video Release: April 1st, 2008 by Fox Home Entertainment
MPAA Rating: PG for some mild rude humor
Franchise: Alvin and the Chipmunks
Keywords: Talking Animals, Animal Lead
Source:Based on TV
Genre:Comedy
Production Method:Animation/Live Action
Creative Type:Kids Fiction
Video game sales (US):360,000 (Variety, 12/1/2008, p. 10)
Running Time:92 minutes

Synopsis

Songwriter Dave Seville transforms singing chipmunk Alvin, Simon and Theodore into pop sensations - while the out-of-control trio lays waste to Dave's home, wreaks havoc with his career, and turns Dave's once- orderly life upside-down.

Cast

Jason Lee    Dave Seville
David Cross    Ian Hawk
Cameron Richardson    Claire
Jane Lynch    Gayle
Justin Long    Alvin
Matthew Gray Gubler    Simon
Jesse McCartney    Theodore
Beth Riesgraf    Woman in Store

Production and Technical Credits

Director    Tim Hill
Producer    Ross Bagdasarian Jr
Producer    Janice Karman
Producer    Steve Waterman
Executive Producer    Karen Rosenfelt
Executive Producer    Arnon Milchan
Executive Producer    Michele Imperato Stabile
Screenwriter    Jon Vitti
Screenwriter    Will McRobb
Screenwriter    Chris Viscardi
Story Creator    Jon Vitti
Character Creator    Ross Bagdasarian
Cinematographer    Peter Lyons Collister
Editor    Peter E. Berger
Composer    Christopher Lennertz
Music Supervisor    Julianne Jordan
Production Designer    Richard Holland
Special Effects Supervisor    Alan E. Lorimer
Art Director    Charles Daboub
Set Decorator    Anne D. McCulley
Animation Supervisor    Chris Bailey
Sound Mixer    David MacMillan
Assistant Director    Michele Panelli-Venetis
Casting Director    Mindy Marin

Weekend Chart Record

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
2007/12/14 2 $44,307,417   3,475 $12,750   $44,307,417 3
2007/12/21 3 $28,179,556 -36% 3,499 $8,054   $84,046,353 10
2007/12/28 2 $29,029,898 +3% 3,484 $8,332   $141,404,467 17
2008/01/04 4 $15,546,125 -46% 3,462 $4,491   $176,283,861 24
2008/01/11 5 $9,302,895 -40% 3,384 $2,749   $187,943,374 31
2008/01/18 8 $6,949,111 -25% 2,962 $2,346   $196,329,292 38
2008/01/25 11 $4,512,318 -35% 2,430 $1,857   $204,121,451 45
2008/02/01 15 $2,783,913 -38% 1,958 $1,422   $207,623,154 52
2008/02/08 16 $1,823,016 -35% 1,465 $1,244   $209,927,879 59
2008/02/15 21 $1,077,247 -41% 995 $1,083   $211,342,438 66
2008/02/22 20 $748,476 -31% 698 $1,072   $212,867,991 73
2008/02/29 22 $662,436 -11% 701 $945   $213,675,858 80
2008/03/07 20 $531,479 -20% 593 $896   $214,434,383 87
2008/03/14 24 $478,797 -10% 461 $1,039   $215,163,603 94
2008/03/21 27 $372,057 -22% 404 $921   $215,760,497 101
2008/03/28 21 $450,980 +21% 354 $1,274   $216,501,860 108
2008/04/04 27 $242,193 -46% 298 $813   $216,873,487 115
2008/04/11 38 $139,516 -42% 227 $615   $217,075,500 122
2008/04/18 46 $71,469 -49% 176 $406   $217,172,612 129
2008/04/25 57 $47,593 -33% 126 $378   $217,235,428 136
2008/05/02 63 $23,892 -50% 81 $295   $217,272,684 143
2008/05/09 69 $14,942 -37% 53 $282   $217,292,442 150
2008/05/16 71 $12,789 -14% 32 $400   $217,308,635 157
2008/05/23 72 $9,936 -22% 20 $497   $217,323,180 164
2008/05/30 108 $1,118 -89% 3 $373   $217,326,336 171

Daily Chart Record

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
2007/12/14 2 $13,300,713   3,475 $3,828   $13,300,713 1
2007/12/15 2 $18,883,832 +42% 3,475 $5,434   $32,184,545 2
2007/12/16 2 $12,122,872 -36% 3,475 $3,489   $44,307,417 3
2007/12/17 2 $2,641,866 -78% 3,475 $760   $46,949,283 4
2007/12/18 2 $2,500,599 -5% 3,475 $720   $49,449,882 5
2007/12/19 2 $2,776,005 +11% 3,475 $799   $52,225,887 6
2007/12/20 2 $3,640,910 +31% 3,475 $1,048   $55,866,797 7
2007/12/21 3 $8,439,918 +132% 3,499 $2,412   $64,306,715 8
2007/12/22 3 $10,885,757 +29% 3,499 $3,111   $75,192,472 9
2007/12/23 3 $8,853,881 -19% 3,499 $2,530   $84,046,353 10
2007/12/24 3 $4,390,959 -50% 3,499 $1,255   $88,437,312 11
2007/12/25 4 $6,038,795 +38% 3,499 $1,726   $94,476,107 12
2007/12/26 3 $8,377,996 +39% 3,499 $2,394   $102,854,103 13
2007/12/27 2 $9,520,466 +14% 3,499 $2,721   $112,374,569 14
2007/12/28 2 $10,299,447 +8% 3,484 $2,956   $122,674,016 15
2007/12/29 2 $10,507,328 +2% 3,484 $3,016   $133,181,344 16
2007/12/30 3 $8,223,123 -22% 3,484 $2,360   $141,404,467 17
2007/12/31 2 $5,672,848 -31% 3,484 $1,628   $147,077,315 18
2008/01/01 3 $6,555,128 +16% 3,484 $1,881   $153,632,443 19
2008/01/02 2 $3,884,033 -41% 3,484 $1,115   $157,516,476 20
2008/01/03 2 $3,221,260 -17% 3,484 $925   $160,737,736 21
2008/01/04 5 $4,637,614 +44% 3,462 $1,340   $165,375,350 22
2008/01/05 3 $6,782,961 +46% 3,462 $1,959   $172,158,311 23
2008/01/06 2 $4,125,550 -39% 3,462 $1,192   $176,283,861 24
2008/01/07 4 $761,921 -82% 3,462 $220   $177,045,782 25
2008/01/08 6 $571,670 -25% 3,462 $165   $177,617,452 26
2008/01/09 6 $520,269 -9% 3,462 $150   $178,137,721 27
2008/01/10 6 $502,758 -3% 3,462 $145   $178,640,479 28
2008/01/11 7 $2,017,746 +301% 3,384 $596   $180,658,225 29
2008/01/12 5 $4,351,156 +116% 3,384 $1,286   $185,009,381 30
2008/01/13 - $2,933,993 -33% 3,384 $867   $187,943,374 31
2008/01/14 7 $383,933 -87% 3,384 $113   $188,327,307 32
2008/01/15 10 $344,136 -10% 3,384 $102   $188,671,443 33
2008/01/16 10 $322,702 -6% 3,384 $95   $188,994,145 34
2008/01/17 8 $386,036 +20% 3,384 $114   $189,380,181 35
2008/01/18 8 $1,537,036 +298% 2,962 $519   $190,917,217 36
2008/01/19 8 $3,142,036 +104% 2,962 $1,061   $194,059,253 37
2008/01/20 6 $2,270,039 -28% 2,962 $766   $196,329,292 38
2008/01/21 4 $2,483,938 +9% 2,962 $839   $198,813,230 39
2008/01/22 11 $325,375 -87% 2,962 $110   $199,138,605 40
2008/01/23 12 $228,435 -30% 2,962 $77   $199,367,040 41
2008/01/24 12 $242,093 +6% 2,962 $82   $199,609,133 42
2008/01/25 - $868,686 +259% 2,962 $293   $200,477,819 43
2008/01/26 9 $2,200,306 +153% 2,962 $743   $202,678,125 44
2008/01/27 9 $1,443,326 -34% 2,962 $487   $204,121,451 45
2008/01/28 - $212,116 -85% 2,962 $72   $204,333,567 46
2008/01/29 - $161,408 -24% 2,962 $54   $204,494,975 47
2008/01/30 - $173,807 +8% 2,962 $59   $204,668,782 48
2008/01/31 - $170,459 -2% 2,962 $58   $204,839,241 49
2008/02/01 16 $541,859 +218% 1,958 $277   $205,381,100 50
2008/02/02 14 $1,485,468 +174% 1,958 $759   $206,866,568 51
2008/02/03 12 $756,586 -49% 1,958 $386   $207,623,154 52
2008/02/04 17 $124,154 -84% 1,958 $63   $207,747,308 53
2008/02/05 17 $126,881 +2% 1,958 $65   $207,874,189 54
2008/02/06 17 $111,493 -12% 1,958 $57   $207,985,682 55
2008/02/07 17 $119,181 +7% 1,958 $61   $208,104,863 56
2008/02/08 - $300,232 +152% 1,465 $205   $208,405,095 57
2008/02/09 15 $906,004 +202% 1,465 $618   $209,311,099 58
2008/02/10 13 $616,780 -32% 1,465 $421   $209,927,879 59
2008/02/11 16 $106,619 -83% 1,465 $73   $210,034,498 60
2008/02/12 - $73,779 -31% 1,465 $50   $210,108,277 61
2008/02/13 - $78,944 +7% 1,465 $54   $210,187,221 62
2008/02/14 - $77,970 -1% 887 $88   $210,265,191 63
2008/02/15 - $198,562 +155% 995 $200   $210,463,753 64
2008/02/16 18 $490,177 +147% 995 $493   $210,953,930 65
2008/02/17 18 $388,508 -21% 995 $390   $211,342,438 66
2008/02/18 13 $469,768 +21% 995 $472   $211,812,206 67
2008/02/19 16 $107,937 -77% 995 $108   $211,920,143 68
2008/02/20 16 $96,920 -10% 995 $97   $212,017,063 69
2008/02/21 16 $102,452 +6% 995 $103   $212,119,515 70
2008/02/22 - $141,911 +39% 698 $203   $212,261,426 71
2008/02/23 - $365,737 +158% 698 $524   $212,627,163 72
2008/02/24 - $240,828 -34% 698 $345   $212,867,991 73
2008/02/25 - $36,105 -85% 698 $52   $212,904,096 74
2008/02/26 - $34,974 -3% 698 $50   $212,939,070 75
2008/02/27 23 $35,666 +2% 698 $51   $212,974,736 76
2008/02/28 - $38,686 +8% 698 $55   $213,013,422 77
2008/02/29 22 $126,617 +227% 701 $181   $213,140,039 78
2008/03/01 22 $321,889 +154% 701 $459   $213,461,928 79
2008/03/02 20 $213,930 -34% 701 $305   $213,675,858 80
2008/03/03 19 $60,254 -72% 701 $86   $213,736,112 81
2008/03/04 19 $60,546 n/c 701 $86   $213,796,658 82
2008/03/05 19 $49,810 -18% 701 $71   $213,846,468 83
2008/03/06 19 $56,436 +13% 701 $81   $213,902,904 84
2008/03/07 - $112,701 +100% 593 $190   $214,015,605 85
2008/03/08 - $257,387 +128% 593 $434   $214,272,992 86
2008/03/09 - $161,391 -37% 593 $272   $214,434,383 87
2008/03/10 - $52,591 -67% 593 $89   $214,486,974 88
2008/03/11 - $66,646 +27% 593 $112   $214,553,620 89
2008/03/12 - $64,505 -3% 593 $109   $214,618,125 90
2008/03/13 - $66,681 +3% 593 $112   $214,684,806 91
2008/03/14 - $132,244 +98% 461 $287   $214,817,050 92
2008/03/15 - $215,613 +63% 461 $468   $215,032,663 93
2008/03/16 - $130,940 -39% 461 $284   $215,163,603 94
2008/03/17 - $45,539 -65% 461 $99   $215,209,142 95
2008/03/18 - $53,841 +18% 461 $117   $215,262,983 96
2008/03/19 - $57,508 +7% 461 $125   $215,320,491 97
2008/03/20 - $67,949 +18% 461 $147   $215,388,440 98
2008/03/21 - $148,473 +119% 404 $368   $215,536,913 99
2008/03/22 - $144,285 -3% 404 $357   $215,681,198 100
2008/03/23 - $79,299 -45% 404 $196   $215,760,497 101
2008/03/24 - $83,290 +5% 404 $206   $215,843,787 102
2008/03/25 - $68,710 -18% 404 $170   $215,912,497 103
2008/03/26 - $65,115 -5% 404 $161   $215,977,612 104
2008/03/27 - $73,268 +13% 404 $181   $216,050,880 105
2008/03/28 - $134,707 +84% 404 $333   $216,185,587 106
2008/03/29 - $198,307 +47% 404 $491   $216,383,894 107
2008/03/30 - $117,966 -41% 404 $292   $216,501,860 108
2008/03/31 - $31,889 -73% 404 $79   $216,533,749 109
2008/04/01 - $33,810 +6% 404 $84   $216,567,559 110
2008/04/02 - $30,413 -10% 404 $75   $216,597,972 111
2008/04/03 - $33,322 +10% 404 $82   $216,631,294 112
2008/04/04 - $67,096 +101% 298 $225   $216,698,390 113
2008/04/05 - $111,729 +67% 298 $375   $216,810,119 114
2008/04/06 - $63,368 -43% 298 $213   $216,873,487 115
2008/04/07 - $15,472 -76% 298 $52   $216,888,959 116
2008/04/08 - $16,834 +9% 298 $56   $216,905,793 117
2008/04/09 - $14,708 -13% 298 $49   $216,920,501 118
2008/04/10 - $15,483 +5% 298 $52   $216,935,984 119
2008/04/11 - $35,061 +126% 227 $154   $216,971,045 120
2008/04/12 - $66,855 +91% 227 $295   $217,037,900 121
2008/04/13 - $37,600 -44% 227 $166   $217,075,500 122
2008/04/14 - $6,677 -82% 227 $29   $217,082,177 123
2008/04/15 - $6,682 n/c 227 $29   $217,088,859 124
2008/04/16 - $5,741 -14% 227 $25   $217,094,600 125
2008/04/17 - $6,543 +14% 227 $29   $217,101,143 126
2008/04/18 - $17,965 +175% 176 $102   $217,119,108 127
2008/04/19 - $34,031 +89% 176 $193   $217,153,139 128
2008/04/20 - $19,473 -43% 176 $111   $217,172,612 129
2008/04/21 - $3,652 -81% 176 $21   $217,176,264 130
2008/04/22 - $3,879 +6% 176 $22   $217,180,143 131
2008/04/23 - $3,834 -1% 176 $22   $217,183,977 132
2008/04/24 - $3,858 +1% 176 $22   $217,187,835 133
2008/04/25 - $12,691 +229% 126 $101   $217,200,526 134
2008/04/26 - $21,720 +71% 126 $172   $217,222,246 135
2008/04/27 - $13,182 -39% 126 $105   $217,235,428 136
2008/04/28 - $2,747 -79% 126 $22   $217,238,175 137
2008/04/29 - $3,470 +26% 126 $28   $217,241,645 138
2008/04/30 - $3,514 +1% 126 $28   $217,245,159 139
2008/05/01 - $3,633 +3% 126 $29   $217,248,792 140
2008/05/02 - $4,539 +25% 81 $56   $217,253,331 141
2008/05/03 - $11,553 +155% 81 $143   $217,264,884 142
2008/05/04 - $7,800 -32% 81 $96   $217,272,684 143
2008/05/05 - $1,018 -87% 81 $13   $217,273,702 144
2008/05/06 - $1,058 +4% 81 $13   $217,274,760 145
2008/05/07 - $1,198 +13% 81 $15   $217,275,958 146
2008/05/08 - $1,542 +29% 81 $19   $217,277,500 147
2008/05/09 - $2,933 +90% 53 $55   $217,280,433 148
2008/05/10 - $6,671 +127% 53 $126   $217,287,104 149
2008/05/11 - $5,338 -20% 53 $101   $217,292,442 150
2008/05/12 - $776 -85% 53 $15   $217,293,218 151
2008/05/13 - $838 +8% 53 $16   $217,294,056 152
2008/05/14 - $780 -7% 53 $15   $217,294,836 153
2008/05/15 - $1,010 +29% 53 $19   $217,295,846 154
2008/05/16 - $2,856 +183% 32 $89   $217,298,702 155
2008/05/17 - $5,882 +106% 32 $184   $217,304,584 156
2008/05/18 - $4,051 -31% 32 $127   $217,308,635 157
2008/05/19 - $2,552 -37% 32 $80   $217,311,187 158
2008/05/20 - $607 -76% 32 $19   $217,311,794 159
2008/05/21 - $805 +33% 32 $25   $217,312,599 160
2008/05/22 - $645 -20% 32 $20   $217,313,244 161
2008/05/26 72 $948   20 $47   $217,324,128 165

Worldwide Weekly Chart Record

DateRank Gross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal Gross
2007-12-20 3 $58,237,296   3,770 $15,448 $58,237,296
2007-12-27 3 $79,026,623 +35.70% 6,854 $11,530 $137,263,919
2008-01-03 3 $71,070,499 -10.07% 6,974 $10,191 $208,334,418
2008-01-10 3 $41,092,499 -42.18% 7,663 $5,362 $249,426,917
2008-01-17 4 $25,016,219 -39.12% 7,040 $3,553 $274,443,136
2008-01-24 4 $24,236,014 -3.12% 6,624 $3,659 $298,679,150
2008-01-31 11 $14,551,134 -39.96% 5,782 $2,517 $313,230,284
2008-02-07 14 $10,601,045 -27.15% 4,688 $2,261 $323,831,329
2008-02-14 16 $9,142,332 -13.76% 4,355 $2,099 $332,973,661
2008-02-21 20 $7,261,900 -20.57% 2,704 $2,686 $340,235,561
2008-02-28 26 $5,223,610 -28.07% 2,156 $2,423 $345,459,171
2008-03-06 35 $3,056,844 -41.48% 1,703 $1,795 $348,516,015
2008-03-13 36 $2,864,717 -6.29%     $351,380,732
2008-03-20 37 $2,060,465 -28.07%     $353,441,197
2008-03-27 50 $1,663,505 -19.27%     $355,104,702
2008-04-03 59 $1,215,332 -26.94%     $356,320,034
2008-04-10 67 $784,518 -35.45%     $357,104,552
2008-04-17 76 $669,789 -14.62%     $357,774,341
2008-04-24 94 $236,767 -64.65%     $358,011,108
2008-05-01 95 $248,695 +5.04%     $358,259,803
2008-05-08 103 $158,247 -36.37%     $358,418,050
2008-05-15 106 $108,584 -31.38%     $358,526,634
2008-05-22 88 $241,846 +122.73%     $358,768,480
2008-05-29 103 $89,306 -63.07%     $358,857,786
2008-06-05 91 $112,894 +26.41%     $358,970,680
2008-06-12 71 $188,433 +66.91%     $359,159,113
2008-06-19 74 $160,278 -14.94%     $359,319,391
2008-06-26 94 $68,750 -57.11%     $359,388,141
2008-07-03 100 $55,320 -19.53%     $359,443,461
2008-07-10 102 $35,882 -35.14%     $359,479,343
2008-07-17 112 $18,616 -48.12%     $359,497,959
2008-07-24 79 $58,202 +212.65%     $359,556,161
2008-07-31 77 $99,587 +71.11%     $359,655,748
2008-08-07 103 $46,809 -53.00%     $359,702,557
2008-08-21 145 $8,617 -81.59%     $359,711,174
2008-08-28 134 $14,951 +73.51%     $359,726,125
2008-09-04 87 $294,034 +1,866.65%     $360,020,159
2008-09-11 90 $205,165 -30.22%     $360,225,324
2008-09-18 148 $15,639 -92.38%     $360,240,963
2008-09-25 101 $171,498 +996.60%     $360,412,461
2008-10-02 130 $37,376 -78.21%     $360,449,837