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Seven Pounds


The Numbers Rating: 6.76 (17 votes) Rate it - Rating Details
Rotten Tomatoes Rating: 27% - Rotten
Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $69,951,824
International Box Office$96,665,504
Worldwide Box Office$166,617,328
Home Market Performance
Domestic DVD Sales: $28,884,539 Weekly Breakdown
For full financial breakdown, please contact our research team.
Production Budget:$54,000,000
Theatrical Release: December 19th, 2008 (Wide) by Sony Pictures
Video Release: March 31st, 2009 by Sony Pictures Home Entertainment
MPAA Rating: PG-13 for thematic material, some disturbing content and a scene of sensuality
Source:Original Screenplay
Genre:Drama
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Contemporary Fiction
Budget Source:THR, 12/10/2008, p. 19 ("slightly less than $55 million")

Premise

In this drama a man falls in love when he is about to commit suicide.

Cast

Will Smith    Ben Thomas
Rosario Dawson    Emily Posa
Woody Harrelson    Ezra Turner
Michael Ealy    Ben's Brother
Barry Pepper    Dan
Elpidia Carrillo    Connie Tepos
Bill Smitrovich    George Ristucci
Robinne Lee    Sarah
Tim Kelleher    Stewart Goodman
Joseph A. Nunez    Larry / Hotel Owner
Gina Hecht    Dr. Briar

Production and Technical Credits

Director    Gabriele Muccino
Screenwriter    Grant Nieporte
Producer    Todd Black
Producer    James Lassiter
Producer    Jason Blumenthal
Producer    Steve Tisch
Producer    Will Smith
Executive Producer    David Crockett
Executive Producer    David Bloomfield
Executive Producer    Ken Stovitz
Executive Producer    Domenico Procacci
Co-Producer    Molly Allen
Co-Producer    Chrissy Blumenthal
Cinematographer    Philippe Le Sourd
Editor    Hughes Winborne
Composer    Angelo Milli
Production Designer    J. Michael Riva
Art Director    David F. Klassen
Set Designer    Anne Porter
Set Decorator    Leslie A. Pope
Costume Designer    Sharon Davis
Sound Mixer    Jim Stuebe
Supervising Sound Editor    Dennis Drummond
Sound Designer    D. Chris Smith
Sound Mixer    Tateum Kohut
Sound Mixer    Greg Orloff
Sound Mixer    Rick Kline
Associate Producer    Tracey Nyberg
Assistant Director    Jeffrey Wetzel
Second Unit Director    Conrad E. Palmisano
Second Unit Camera    Josh Bleibtreu
Casting Director    Denise Chamian
Casting Director    Angela Demo

Weekend Chart Record

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
2008/12/19 2 $14,851,136   2,758 $5,385   $14,851,136 3
2008/12/26 6 $13,203,236 -11% 2,758 $4,787   $38,762,647 10
2009/01/02 6 $10,068,518 -24% 2,758 $3,651   $60,147,298 17
2009/01/09 10 $3,818,230 -62% 2,456 $1,555   $66,748,686 24
2009/01/16 22 $1,215,254 -68% 1,121 $1,084   $69,172,351 31
2009/01/23 29 $298,514 -75% 319 $936   $69,951,824 38

Daily Chart Record

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
2008/12/19 2 $5,199,842   2,758 $1,885   $5,199,842 1
2008/12/20 2 $5,654,474 +9% 2,758 $2,050   $10,854,316 2
2008/12/21 2 $3,996,820 -29% 2,758 $1,449   $14,851,136 3
2008/12/22 3 $2,310,779 -42% 2,758 $838   $17,161,915 4
2008/12/23 3 $2,189,232 -5% 2,758 $794   $19,351,147 5
2008/12/24 3 $1,475,000 -33% 2,758 $535   $20,826,000 6
2008/12/25 6 $4,800,000 +225% 2,758 $1,740   $25,626,000 7
2008/12/26 6 $4,757,828 -1% 2,758 $1,725   $30,383,828 8
2008/12/27 6 $4,848,705 +2% 2,758 $1,758   $35,232,533 9
2008/12/28 6 $3,596,703 -26% 2,758 $1,304   $38,762,647 10
2008/12/29 6 $2,500,000 -30% 2,758 $906   $4,126,300 11
2008/12/30 6 $2,425,000 -3% 2,758 $879   $43,688,000 12
2009/01/02 6 $3,942,463   2,758 $1,429   $54,021,243 15
2009/01/03 6 $3,991,680 +1% 2,758 $1,447   $58,012,923 16
2009/01/04 6 $2,134,375 -47% 2,758 $774   $60,147,298 17
2009/01/05 6 $725,260 -66% 2,758 $263   $60,872,558 18
2009/01/06 5 $761,507 +5% 2,758 $276   $61,634,065 19
2009/01/07 5 $678,701 -11% 2,758 $246   $62,312,766 20
2009/01/08 6 $617,690 -9% 2,758 $224   $62,930,456 21
2009/01/09 10 $1,280,958 +107% 2,456 $522   $64,211,414 22
2009/01/10 11 $1,668,525 +30% 2,456 $679   $65,879,939 23
2009/01/11 11 $868,747 -48% 2,456 $354   $66,748,686 24
2009/01/12 10 $289,197 -67% 2,456 $118   $67,037,883 25
2009/01/13 10 $323,057 +12% 2,456 $132   $67,360,940 26
2009/01/14 10 $290,836 -10% 2,456 $118   $67,651,776 27
2009/01/15 10 $305,321 +5% 2,456 $124   $67,957,097 28
2009/01/19 23 $197,582   1,121 $176   $69,369,933 32