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Hairspray


The Numbers Rating: 4.92 (61 votes) Rate it - Rating Details
Rotten Tomatoes Rating: 91% - Fresh
Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $118,871,849
International Box Office$84,000,000
Worldwide Box Office$202,871,849
Home Market Performance
Domestic DVD Sales: $104,227,955 Weekly Breakdown
For full financial breakdown, please contact our research team.
Production Budget:$75,000,000
Theatrical Release: July 20th, 2007 (Wide) by New Line
Video Release: November 20th, 2007 by New Line Home Video
MPAA Rating: PG for language, some suggestive content and momentary teen smoking
Keywords: TV Industry, Dancing, Genderbending Casting, Fat Suit, Cross-Dressing
Source:Remake
Genre:Musical
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Historical Fiction
Running Time:117 minutes

Premise

Remake of the 1988 John Waters movie.

Cast

John Travolta    Edna Turnblad
Michelle Pfeiffer    Velma Von Tussle
Christopher Walken    Wilbur Turnblad
Amanda Bynes    Penny Pingleton
James Marsden    Corny Collins
Queen Latifah    Motormouth Maybelle
Brittany Snow    Amber Von Tussle
Zac Efron    Link Larkin
Elijah Kelley    Seaweed J. Stubbs
Allison Janney    Prudy Pingleton
Jerry Stiller    Mr. Pinky
Paul Dooley    Mr. Spritzer
Nikki Blonsky    Tracy Turnblad
Taylor Parks    Little Inez
Ricki Lake    Talent Agent

Production and Technical Credits

Director    Adam Shankman
Choreography    Adam Shankman
Screenwriter    Leslie Dixon
Story Creator    John Waters
Story Creator    Mark O'Donnell
Story Creator    Thomas Meehan
Composer    Marc Shaiman
Song Writer    Scott Wittman
Song Writer    Marc Shaiman
Producer    Craig Zadan
Producer    Neil Meron
Executive Producer    Bob Shaye
Executive Producer    Michael Lynne
Executive Producer    Toby Emmerich
Executive Producer    Mark Kaufman
Executive Producer    Marc Shaiman
Executive Producer    Scott Wittman
Executive Producer    Adam Shankman
Executive Producer    Jennifer Gibgot
Executive Producer    Garrett Grant
Co-Producer    Michael Disco
Co-Producer    Daryl Freimark
Co-Producer    Travis Knox
Cinematographer    Bojan Bazelli
Editor    Michael Tronick
Music Supervisor    Matt Sullivan
Production Designer    David Gropman
Art Director    Dennis Davenport
Set Decorator    Gordon Sim
Costume Designer    Rita Ryack
Sound Mixer    David MacMillan
Supervising Sound Editor    Susan Dawes
Supervising Sound Editor    Mildred Iatrou
Re-recording Mixer    Ron Bartlett
Re-recording Mixer    Rick Kline
Visual Effects Supervisor    Lev Kolobov
Visual Effects Supervisor    David M.V. Jones
Stunt Coordinator    Branco Racki
Associate Producer    Anson Downes
Associate Producer    Linda Favila
Assistant Director    Daniel Silverberg
Second Unit Director    Anne Fletcher
Casting Director    David Rubin
Casting Director    Richard Hicks

Weekend Chart Record

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
2007/07/20 3 $27,476,745   3,121 $8,804   $27,476,745 3
2007/07/27 4 $15,899,890 -42% 3,121 $5,094   $59,657,287 10
2007/08/03 6 $9,225,378 -42% 3,115 $2,962   $78,854,798 17
2007/08/10 5 $6,396,666 -31% 2,805 $2,280   $92,139,670 24
2007/08/17 7 $4,502,455 -30% 2,389 $1,885   $100,805,456 31
2007/08/24 9 $3,265,384 -27% 2,016 $1,620   $107,271,846 38
2007/08/31 12 $2,725,000 -17% 1,604 $1,699   $111,511,000 45
2007/09/07 11 $1,745,369 -36% 1,393 $1,253   $114,675,912 52
2007/09/14 13 $1,231,798 -29% 1,155 $1,066   $116,410,754 59
2007/09/21 20 $712,875 -42% 758 $940   $117,445,257 66
2007/09/28 22 $362,943 -49% 496 $732   $117,990,718 73
2007/10/05 32 $242,805 -33% 316 $768   $118,339,714 80
2007/10/12 35 $181,641 -25% 226 $804   $118,615,972 87
2007/10/19 40 $144,157 -21% 192 $751   $118,823,091 94

Daily Chart Record

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
2007/07/20 2 $10,984,000   3,121 $3,519   $10,984,000 1
2007/07/21 3 $9,323,000 -15% 3,121 $2,987   $20,307,000 2
2007/07/22 3 $7,170,000 -23% 3,121 $2,297   $27,477,000 3
2007/07/23 3 $4,490,000 -37% 3,121 $1,439   $31,967,000 4
2007/07/24 3 $4,330,000 -4% 3,121 $1,387   $36,338,000 5
2007/07/25 3 $3,835,000 -11% 3,121 $1,229   $40,172,000 6
2007/07/26 3 $3,670,000 -4% 3,121 $1,176   $43,858,000 7
2007/07/27 3 $5,161,000 +41% 3,121 $1,654   $49,019,000 8
2007/07/28 4 $6,032,000 +17% 3,121 $1,933   $55,051,000 9
2007/07/29 4 $4,606,000 -24% 3,121 $1,476   $59,657,287 10
2007/07/30 3 $2,505,000 -46% 3,121 $803   $62,162,000 11
2007/07/31 2 $2,640,000 +5% 3,121 $846   $64,802,000 12
2007/08/01 2 $2,435,000 -8% 3,121 $780   $67,238,000 13
2007/08/02 2 $2,380,000 -2% 3,121 $763   $69,629,420 14
2007/08/03 5 $3,065,000 +29% 3,115 $984   $72,694,000 15
2007/08/04 6 $3,498,000 +14% 3,115 $1,123   $76,192,000 16
2007/08/05 6 $2,663,000 -24% 3,115 $855   $78,854,798 17
2007/08/06 3 $1,810,000 -32% 3,115 $581   $80,665,000 18
2007/08/07 3 $1,780,000 -2% 3,115 $571   $82,449,000 19
2007/08/08 3 $1,740,000 -2% 3,115 $559   $84,195,000 20
2007/08/09 3 $1,565,000 -10% 3,115 $502   $85,755,000 21
2007/08/10 6 $2,137,000 +37% 2,805 $762   $87,892,000 22
2007/08/11 5 $2,481,000 +16% 2,805 $884   $90,373,000 23
2007/08/12 6 $1,767,000 -29% 2,805 $630   $92,139,670 24
2007/08/13 5 $1,025,000 -42% 2,805 $365   $93,165,000 25
2007/08/14 5 $1,080,000 +5% 2,805 $385   $94,237,000 26
2007/08/15 5 $1,035,000 -4% 2,805 $369   $95,300,000 27
2007/08/16 5 $1,070,000 +3% 2,805 $381   $96,303,001 28
2007/08/17 7 $1,199,000 +12% 2,389 $502   $97,502,000 29
2007/08/18 7 $1,815,000 +51% 2,389 $760   $99,317,000 30
2007/08/19 7 $1,488,000 -18% 2,389 $623   $100,805,456 31
2007/08/20 5 $820,000 -45% 2,389 $343   $101,625,000 32
2007/08/21 5 $925,000 +13% 2,389 $387   $102,558,000 33
2007/08/22 5 $790,000 -15% 2,389 $331   $103,345,000 34
2007/08/23 5 $725,000 -8% 2,389 $303   $104,006,462 35
2007/08/24 9 $1,005,000 +39% 2,016 $499   $105,011,000 36
2007/08/25 9 $1,407,000 +40% 2,016 $698   $106,418,000 37
2007/08/26 9 $854,000 -39% 2,016 $424   $107,271,846 38
2007/08/27 9 $385,000 -55% 2,016 $191   $107,657,000 39
2007/08/28 9 $415,000 +8% 2,016 $206   $108,077,000 40
2007/08/29 9 $390,000 -6% 2,016 $193   $108,467,000 41
2007/08/30 9 $365,000 -6% 2,016 $181   $108,785,640 42
2007/08/31 11 $744,000 +104% 1,604 $464   $109,530,000 43
2007/09/03 11 $905,000   1,604 $564   $112,415,489 46
2007/09/04 11 $185,000 -80% 1,604 $115   $112,600,000 47
2007/09/05 11 $165,000 -11% 1,604 $103   $112,772,000 48
2007/09/06 11 $170,000 +3% 1,604 $106   $112,930,543 49
2007/09/07 12 $457,457 +169% 1,604 $285   $113,388,000 50
2007/09/08 10 $826,000 +81% 1,393 $593   $114,214,000 51
2007/09/09 12 $462,000 -44% 1,393 $332   $114,675,912 52
2007/09/10 22 $0 -100% 0     $114,675,912 53

Worldwide Weekly Chart Record

DateRank Gross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal Gross
2007-07-26 4 $52,303,799   3,488 $14,995 $52,303,799
2007-08-02 5 $31,965,802 -38.88% 3,515 $9,094 $84,269,601
2007-08-09 7 $20,231,615 -36.71% 3,539 $5,717 $104,501,216
2007-08-16 10 $14,765,624 -27.02% 3,472 $4,253 $119,266,840
2007-08-23 10 $10,758,731 -27.14% 3,114 $3,455 $130,025,571
2007-08-30 11 $8,905,162 -17.23% 3,037 $2,932 $138,930,733
2007-09-06 13 $8,561,887 -3.85% 2,730 $3,136 $147,492,620
2007-09-13 20 $5,494,859 -35.82% 2,607 $2,108 $152,987,479
2007-09-20 10 $8,297,785 +51.01% 4,349 $1,908 $161,285,264
2007-09-27 15 $6,101,873 -26.46% 2,552 $2,391 $167,387,137
2007-10-04 12 $7,613,629 +24.78% 2,569 $2,964 $175,000,766
2007-10-11 13 $5,698,580 -25.15% 2,145 $2,657 $180,699,346
2007-10-18 22 $3,841,229 -32.59% 1,725 $2,227 $184,540,575
2007-10-25 22 $4,465,263 +16.25% 1,324 $3,373 $189,005,838
2007-11-01 48 $1,658,131 -62.87% 1,220 $1,359 $190,663,969
2007-12-13 43 $1,097,117 -33.83% 280 $3,918 $199,135,448