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Alfie (2004)

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $13,395,939Details
International Box Office $21,800,000Details
Worldwide Box Office $35,195,939
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  2. News
  3. Box Office
  4. International
  5. Video Sales
  6. Full Financials
  7. Cast & Crew
  8. Trailer


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Movie Details

Production Budget:$40,000,000
Domestic Releases: November 5th, 2004 (Wide) by Paramount Pictures
MPAA Rating: R for sexual content, some language and drug use
Running Time: 106 minutes
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Keywords: Breaking the Fourth Wall
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Contemporary Fiction
Production Companies: Paramount Pictures, Charles Shyer
Production Countries: United Kingdom,
United States

Leading Cast


Supporting Cast

Marisa Tomei    Julie
Omar Epps    Marlon
Nia Long    Lonette
Jane Krakowski    Dorie
Sienna Miller    Nikki
Susan Sarandon    Liz
Renee Taylor    Lu Schnitman
Dick Latessa    Joe
Jefferson Mays    Dr. Miranda Kulp
Gedde Watanabe    Wing
Jeff Harding    Phil
Kevin Rahm    Terry
Max Morris    Max
Jo Yang    Mrs. Wing
Tara Summers    Carol
Sam Vincenti    Felix
Katherine LaNasa    Uta
Claudette Mink    Bitter Girl
Anouska De Georgiou    Tonya
Anastasia Griffith    Chyna
Deborah Lynn Scott    Pretty Teacher
Veronica Clifford    Waiting Room Nurse
Sondra James    Mrs. Liberman
Graydon Carter    Wes
Steven Morphew    Waldorf Doorman
Finlay Robertson    Bright Young Thing
Edward Hogg    Bright Young Thing
Martha Cope    Bright Young Thing
Ben Jackson    Bright Young Thing
Charlotte Moore    New Year's Eve Singer
Cosima Shaw    New Year's Eve Stunner
Marjan Neshat    Traffic Cop
Gil Williams    Elvis, the Doorman
Saidah Arrike Ekulona    Gilda, the Receptionist
Stephen Gaghan    Adam
Paul Brooke    Flower Shop Proprietor

For a description of the different acting role types we use to categorize acting perfomances, see our Glossary.

Production and Technical Credits

Elaine Pope    Screenwriter
Charles Shyer    Screenwriter
Bill Naughton    Based on the Play "Alfie" By
Charles Shyer    Producer
Elaine Pope    Producer
Diana Phillips    Executive Producer
Sean Daniel    Executive Producer
Sophie Becher    Production Designer
Padraic McKinley    Editor
John Powell    Composer
Mick Jagger    Composer
Dave Stewart    Composer
Ashley Rowe    Director of Photography
Cliff Lanning    First Assistant Director
Cecilia Kate Roque    Unit Production Manager
Diana Phillips    Unit Production Manager
Richard Hewitt    Production Manager
Donna Grey    Production Supervisor
Ricky Eyres    Supervising Art Director
Alan Gilmore    Art Director
Marc Homes    Art Director
Joanna Foley    Art Director
Suttirat Anne Larlarb    Art Director
Penny Crawford    Set Decorator
Ellen Christiansen    Set Decorator
George Motz    Additional Photography
Beatrix Aruna Pasztor    Costume Designer
Shirley Nevin    Costume Supervisor
David Crozier    Sound Mixer
Drew Kunin    Sound Mixer
Mike Prestwood Smith    Re-recording Mixer
Matthew Gough    Re-recording Mixer
Michael Wabro    Sound Editor
Christopher Ackland    Supervising Sound Effects Editor
Ben Barker    Sound Effects Editor
Max Hoskins    Supervising Dialogue Editor
Peter Clarke    Music Editor
Eileen Kastner-Delago    Make up
Frida Aradottir    Hairstylist
Dave Stewart    Executive Music Producer
Mick Jagger    Executive Music Producer
Mindy Marin    Casting Director
George Aguilar    Stunt Coordinator

The bold credits above the line are the "above-the-line" credits, the other the "below-the-line" credits.

France's $5 Million Baby

April 3rd, 2005

Million Dollar Baby performed brilliantly this week earning $8.8 million for an international total of $60 million, placing fourth on the international box office charts. In France the film dominated the marketplace with $4.94 million on 450 screens and in Germany the film earned $760,000 in semi-limited release (120 screens) for the best per screen average in the market. On the other hand, the film flopped in Slovakia where it missed the top ten in its debut. On the holdover front, the multi-Oscar winning front saw its weekend haul climb by 20% in Spain to $980,000 and it's still doing well in Australia, Italy and South Korea. More...

Baby Still Earning Millions

March 27th, 2005

Million Dollar Baby has again slipped off the radar screen, but we do know it hit $52 million internationally, which means it made $9 million during the week. The film didn't earn $1 million in any single market, but is still doing strong in South Korea, ($970,000), Spain, ($840,000), Italy, ($600,000) and Australia, ($350,000.) Best estimate has the film earning just shy of $5 million of that over the weekend and taking sixth place on the international box office charts. More...

Incredible Start on the Home Market

March 26th, 2005

As expected, The Incredibles topped the home market this week taking first place in DVD and VHS rentals, ($8.16 million and $1.48 million respectively) as well as DVD and VHS Sales. As mentioned last week, The Incredibles sold 5 million DVDs on its first day of release alone, however, no figure has been released for its weekly sales total. More...

Baby Takes Fifth in Close Race

March 20th, 2005

After gathering in all the data the winner for the race for fifth place is Million Dollar Baby, I think. It would need to lost more than 40% from last week's total and that's not taking into account its openings in South Korea at $1,515,672 and second place, its $110,000, third place debut in Finland, $86,000 in Russia, $50,000, second place debut in Hong Kong. Unfortunately, exact weekend totals are unknown but it is estimated at $6 million raising its international total to $43 million so far. More...

DVD Releases for March 15, 2005

March 14th, 2005

Every week films get a second chance at success from the home market; or, in some cases, a first chance at success. Here is a list of wide releases, limited releases and a few from the growing TV on DVD section including this week's co-winners, The Incredibles - Buy from Amazon and Red Dwarf - Series 5 & 6. More...

Swimming with Sharks

March 13th, 2005

Shark Tale finished its international run with a second place $2.08 million opening in Japan on 485 screens. Its $4,296 per screen average it quite low for the market and generally means the film won't have the usual legs films in Japan have. The film performed much better in Italy where it finished first again with $3.0 million, down just 23% during its sophomore stint. Overall it took in $5.2 million to raise its international total to $181 million, but without any more openings it might struggle to hit $200 million. More...

Fockers Flatten Competition

February 2nd, 2005

Meet the Fockers open in the U.K. over the weekend with an astounding $14.8 million on 456, which is more than four times the original's earnings there in 2000. That figure was also more than 8 times the second place film , and more than half the market's total box office. Add in a handful of openings in other, mostly smaller markets and the film brought in $19.2 million on 1,700 screens in 15 markets for a $58.8 million total so far. More...

Ocean Steals International Box Office Crown Back

January 26th, 2005

The International Box Office Race is certainly interesting, as Ocean's Twelve recaptured the lead this weekend with $14.4 million on 4,600 screens in 58 markets and now sits at $170.4 million internationally and $292.8 million worldwide. A large chunk of that total came from Japan, where the film earned $6.8 million (including sneak peaks) on 510 screens, while ending Howl's Moving Castle's nine week reign on top. While this was a strong performance, it was 20% lower that the original's debut in the same market. More...

All That's Golden Does Not Glitter

January 25th, 2005

Of the eight films that won Golden Globes last weekend, only a handful saw their box office take increase this weekend. This can be partially explained by the snowstorm, and partially by how late in the film's run it was by the time the awards were announced. However, it may also be an indication of the declining influence the awards ceremony has. More...

Aviator Soars Above the Rest

January 17th, 2005

The Golden Globe were handed out tonight with no one film really dominating the night. The Aviator led the night with three awards with a few others films taking home two apiece. More...

Gold Stocks Rise

December 21st, 2004

It is a week after the Golden Globe nominees were announced and a perfect time to look at the effect, if any, that the acclaim has brought previously released films. More...

Sideways is Golden

December 14th, 2004

Golden Globe Nominations were announced on Monday and as with the IFP Independent Spirit Awards, Sideways lead the pack with 7 nominations. This does not mean it is the favorite in any particular category, but it does help its chances of taking home some hardware on January 16th. More...

Dwarves Tower Above All

November 10th, 2004

It's a rare feat for a non-Hollywood film to top the international charts, but that's just what the German spoof, Seven Dwarfs, did this week. Playing in just three markets the film took in $10.6 million on under 1,000 screens. In its home market of Germany the film eased just 19% to $9.2 million; the result was not quite as good in Austria where it dropped a respectable 30% to $915,000, but it was in Switzerland where it shined - increasing 4% to $500,000. Overall the film has now made $29.0 million so far but the real test comes with increased competition from holiday fare and the ability to find an audience in non-German speaking markets. More...

Incredibles were Merely Super

November 8th, 2004

The top film on the charts wasn't as impressive as predicted, but that helped some of the holdovers hold up better. Overall, there was a massive leap from last weekend at 43.8%, but a troubling 5.8% drop from last year. This extended pseudo-slump the box office has been in has cut 2004's lead over 2003 to just 2.1%, $7.641 billion to $7.480 billion. Unless 2004 can close strong, we will see the second year in a row with declining ticket sales. More...

This Weekend will be Incredible

November 5th, 2004

Predicting which movie will finish on top of the charts this weekend is a simple matter. The real question is will The Incredibles break records, and if so, how many. More...

Movie Websites Launches for October 29 - November 4

November 4th, 2004

During the past week promotional websites for several movies were launched and some older ones added additional content. Here the list of this week's releases, a couple of new sites and few updates, including this week's winner Bridget Jones: The Edge of Reason - Official Site. If you know of any new movie websites not on this list feel free to e-mail me with the details. More...

Sharks 4 - Dwarves 7

November 3rd, 2004

Holidays throughout Europe, and a $1.5 million, first place finish in Russia helped Shark Tale remain in top spot for the fourth straight week, although it was a much closer contest this week. Highlights include $4.3 million in the U.K., off just 24% compared to its sophomore weekend, $4.0 million in France, which was up 47% from last weekend for a $15.5 million in 4,300 theatres in 27 markets weekend. Its international running total topped $100 million, the 13th film to do so this year, and now sits at $109.6 million. More...

2004 Preview: November

November 1st, 2004

Award season kicks into high gear and the Thanksgiving Holiday means one thing: Christmas movies. Christmas In November movies are becoming frustratingly common these days and this year is no different, with two such movies coming out. There are also a few more award season hopefuls that span the whole spectrum of box office possibilities. More...

Sharks Sink but Still Stay on Top

October 27th, 2004

Despite a 45% drop in its weekend haul, Shark Tale was able easily able to earn it third first place finish on the international charts. Still early in its run, the film took home $16.2 million in 4,368 theatres in 24 markets pushing its total to $80.3 million internationally. Without any openings the film relied on strong holdovers like in the U.K. where it drop 39%, in France it was off 32% and 35% in Germany. More...

Movie Websites Launches for October 15 - October 21

October 21st, 2004

During the past week promotional websites for several movies were launched and some older ones added additional content. Here the list of this week's releases, a couple of new sites and few updates, including this week's winner Blade: Trinity - Official Site. If you know of any new movie websites not on this list feel free to e-mail me with the details. More...

Movie Websites Launches for October 8 - October 14

October 14th, 2004

During the past week promotional websites for several movies were launched and some older ones added additional content. Here the list of this week's releases, a couple of new sites and few updates, including this week's winner A Very Long Engagement - Official Site . If you know of any new movie websites not on this list feel free to e-mail me with the details. More...

2004 Preview: October

October 1st, 2004

October is generally a transition month. Not the dumping ground that September is, but without a major holiday, it's not as prosperous as November. Also, the month is usually good to horror movies for the obvious reason. One last note, the movie industry as a whole is in a bit of a slump right now, of the 11 films that opened wide in September, only 2 will beat expectations by any reasonable degree. This has caused me to downgrade some of my predictions, especially for earlier in the month. More...

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Domestic Cumulative Box Office Records

Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossWeek
2004/11/05 5 $6,218,335   2,215 $2,807   $6,218,335 1
2004/11/12 10 $2,738,931 -56% 2,215 $1,237   $11,101,243 2
2004/11/19 14 $727,388 -73% 1,286 $566   $12,710,531 3
2004/11/26 27 $192,053 -74% 520 $369   $13,148,049 4
2004/12/03 40 $53,289 -72% 142 $375   $13,265,787 5
2004/12/10 50 $25,217 -53% 65 $388   $13,314,796 6
2004/12/17 47 $26,521 +5% 121 $219   $13,351,235 7
2004/12/24 65 $3,144 -88% 32 $98   $13,373,140 8
2004/12/31 70 $5,322 +69% 20 $266   $13,386,312 9
2005/01/07 76 $5,088 -4% 14 $363   $13,395,939 10

Daily Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
2004/11/05 5 $2,200,000   2,215 $993   $2,200,000 1
2004/11/06 5 $2,577,884 +17% 2,215 $1,164   $4,784,622 2
2004/11/07 5 $1,433,713 -44% 2,215 $647   $6,218,335 3
2004/11/08 5 $471,000 -67% 2,215 $213   $6,689,000 4
2004/11/09 6 $504,000 +7% 2,215 $228   $7,194,000 5
2004/11/10 7 $536,000 +6% 2,215 $242   $7,730,000 6
2004/11/11 8 $632,000 +18% 2,215 $285   $8,362,312 7
2004/11/12 10 $1,000,000 +58% 2,215 $451   $9,400,000 8
2004/11/13 10 $1,167,211 +17% 2,215 $527   $10,469,381 9
2004/11/14 10 $631,862 -46% 2,215 $285   $11,101,243 10
2004/11/15 10 $207,000 -67% 2,215 $93   $11,309,000 11
2004/11/16 10 $244,000 +18% 2,215 $110   $11,553,000 12
2004/11/17 10 $220,000 -10% 2,215 $99   $11,772,000 13
2004/11/18 10 $211,000 -4% 2,215 $95   $11,983,143 14

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossWeek
2004/11/05 5 $8,362,312   2,215 $3,775   $8,362,312 1
2004/11/12 10 $3,620,831 -57% 2,215 $1,635   $11,983,143 2
2004/11/19 15 $972,853 -73% 1,286 $756   $12,955,996 3
2004/11/26 26 $256,502 -74% 520 $493   $13,212,498 4
2004/12/03 40 $77,081 -70% 142 $543   $13,289,579 5
2004/12/10 44 $35,135 -54% 65 $541   $13,324,714 6
2004/12/17 47 $45,282 +29% 121 $374   $13,369,996 7
2004/12/24 60 $10,994 -76% 32 $344   $13,380,990 8
2004/12/31 70 $9,861 -10% 20 $493   $13,390,851 9
2005/01/07 82 $5,088 -48% 14 $363   $13,395,939 10

International Cumulative Box Office Records

Worldwide Cumulative Box Office Records

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