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Finding Forrester (2000)

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $51,768,623Details
International Box Office $28,245,000Details
Worldwide Box Office $80,013,623
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Metrics

Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists

RecordRankAmount
All Time Domestic Box Office (Rank 1,501-1,600) 1,576 $51,768,623
All Time International Box Office (Rank 2,201-2,300) 2,246 $28,245,000
All Time Worldwide Box Office (Rank 1,701-1,800) 1,796 $80,013,623

See the Box Office tab (Domestic) and International tab (International and Worldwide) for more Cumulative Box Office Records.


Movie Details

Production Budget:$43,000,000
Domestic Releases: December 19th, 2000 (Wide) by Sony Pictures
MPAA Rating: PG-13 for brief strong language and some sexual references
Running Time: 137 minutes
Comparisons: vs. An Unfinished Life
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Keywords: Writing and Writers
Source:Original Screenplay
Genre:Drama
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Contemporary Fiction
Production Companies: Columbia Pictures
Production Countries: United States

Ranking on other Records and Milestones

RecordRankAmountChart
Date
Days In
Release
Fastest to $50m 1,468 $50,041,645 Mar 2, 2001 76
Super Bowl (All Movies, 3-Day, Inflation Adjusted) 168 $7,310,705 Jan 26, 2001 41
Martin Luther King (All Movies, 3-Day) 88 $11,112,139 Jan 12, 2001 27
Martin Luther King (All Movies, 3-Day, Inflation Adjusted) 75 $17,610,581 Jan 12, 2001 27
Martin Luther King (All Movies, 4-Day, Fri-Mon) 92 $12,280,503 Jan 12, 2001 27
Martin Luther King (All Movies, 4-Day, Fri-Mon, Inflation Adjusted) 65 $19,462,211 Jan 12, 2001 27
Christmas (Opening, 3-Day, Inflation Adjusted) 136 $1,166,944 Dec 22, 2000 6

Leading Cast

   William Forrester
   Jamal

Supporting Cast

F. Murray Abraham    Professor Crawford
Anna Paquin    Claire Spence
Busta Rhymes    Terrell
April Grace    Ms. Joyce
Michael Pitt    John Coleridge
Michael Nouri    Dr. Spence
Richard Easton    Matthews
Glenn Fitzgerald    Massie
Zane Copeland, Jr.    Damon
Stephanie Berry    Janice
Fly Williams III    Fly
Damany Mathis    Kenzo
Damien Lee    Clay
Tom Kearns    Coach Garrick
Matthew Noah Word    Hartwell
Charles Bernstein    Dr. Simon
Matt Malloy    Bradley
Matt Damon    Sanderson
Jimmy Bobbitt    Rapper
Capital Jay    Opposing Player
James T. Williams II    Student #2
Cassandra Kubinski    Claire's Friend #1
Sophia Wu    Libarian
Gerry Rosenthal    Student's Speaker
Tim Hall    Student Manager
Tom Mullica    Old Money Man
David Madison    Kid in the Hall
Jaime McCaig    Referee
William Modeste    Referee
Daniel Rodriguez    Hallway Boy
Samuel Tyson    Creston Player
Vince Giordano    Big Band Leader
Ron Morgan    Mailor Priest
Alison Folland    Contestant

Cameos

Joey Buttafuoco    Night Man
Alex Trebek    Himself

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

Production and Technical Credits

   Director
Laurence Mark    Producer
Sean Connery    Producer
Rhonda Tollefson    Producer
Mike Rich    Screenwriter
Dany Wolf    Executive Producer
Jonathan King    Executive Producer
Harris Savides    Director of Photography
Jane Musky    Production Designer
Valdis Oskarsdottir    Editor
Ann Roth    Costume Designer
David Webb    Assistant Director
Dany Wolf    Unit Production Manager
Michele Giordano    Production Supervisor
Darrell K. Keister    Art Director
Susan Tyson*    Set Decorator
Cal Loucks*    Set Decorator
Brian Miksis    Sound Mixer
Leslie Shatz    Re-recording Mixer
David Parker    Re-recording Mixer
Gus Van Sant    Re-recording Mixer
Kelley Baker    Supervising Sound Editor
Patrick Winters    Sound Effects Editor
Richard Moore    Sound Effects Editor
Michael Gandsey    Sound Effects Editor
Chris Potter    Sound Effects Editor
David A. Cohen    Dialogue Editor
Ken Karman*    Supervising Music Editor
Lisa Jaime    Music Editor
Michal Bigger    Make up
John D. Quaglia    Hairstylist
Hal Willner    Music Supervisor
Francine Maisler    Casting Director
Bernard Telsey    Casting Director
David Vaccari    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.

Domestic Cumulative Box Office Records


Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossWeek
2000/12/22 17 $701,207   200 $3,506   $743,056 1
2000/12/29 15 $2,176,226 +210% 200 $10,881   $5,301,731 2
2001/01/05 13 $2,212,810 +2% 200 $11,064   $8,565,522 3
2001/01/12 7 $11,112,139 +402% 2,002 $5,551   $20,537,936 4
2001/01/19 6 $6,714,733 -40% 2,002 $3,354   $29,201,113 5
2001/01/26 8 $4,612,998 -31% 2,002 $2,304   $35,677,842 6
2001/02/02 8 $4,213,168 -9% 1,983 $2,125   $41,277,446 7
2001/02/09 12 $2,506,165 -41% 1,586 $1,580   $44,810,828 8
2001/02/16 13 $2,007,353 -20% 1,130 $1,776   $47,641,383 9
2001/02/23 15 $1,093,331 -46% 808 $1,353   $49,101,695 10
2001/03/02 19 $655,716 -40% 578 $1,134   $50,041,645 11
2001/03/09 19 $400,574 -39% 363 $1,104   $50,590,601 12
2001/03/16 20 $342,144 -15% 373 $917   $51,022,867 13
2001/03/23 23 $260,177 -24% 279 $933   $51,370,406 14
2001/03/30 31 $141,173 -46% 177 $798   $51,584,820 15
2001/04/06 37 $85,812 -39% 128 $670   $51,706,678 16
2001/04/13 45 $47,249 -45% 76 $622   $51,768,623 17

Daily Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
2000/12/27 15 $476,012   200 $2,380   $1,774,672 9
2000/12/28 15 $507,031 +7% 200 $2,535   $2,281,703 10
2001/01/01 13 $843,802   200 $4,219   $5,301,731 14
2001/01/02 14 $402,613 -52% 200 $2,013   $5,704,344 15
2001/01/03 13 $305,915 -24% 200 $1,530   $6,010,259 16
2001/01/04 12 $342,453 +12% 200 $1,712   $6,352,712 17
2001/01/07 12 $615,000   200 $3,075   $8,565,522 20
2001/01/08 11 $201,555 -67% 200 $1,008   $8,767,077 21
2001/01/09 12 $220,734 +10% 200 $1,104   $8,987,811 22
2001/01/10 11 $208,520 -6% 200 $1,043   $9,196,331 23
2001/01/11 10 $229,466 +10% 200 $1,147   $9,425,797 24
2001/01/12 6 $2,715,000 +1,083% 200 $13,575   $12,140,797 25
2001/01/13 6 $4,105,000 +51% 2,002 $2,050   $16,246,000 26
2001/01/14 5 $3,124,000 -24% 2,002 $1,560   $19,370,000 27
2001/01/15 10 $1,168,364 -63% 2,002 $584   $20,537,936 28
2001/01/16 4 $703,619 -40% 2,002 $351   $21,241,555 29
2001/01/17 4 $586,036 -17% 2,002 $293   $21,827,591 30
2001/01/18 4 $658,789 +12% 2,002 $329   $22,486,380 31
2001/01/19 6 $1,758,000 +167% 2,002 $878   $24,244,000 32
2001/01/20 6 $2,955,000 +68% 2,002 $1,476   $27,199,000 33
2001/01/21 5 $1,746,000 -41% 2,002 $872   $29,201,113 34
2001/01/22 6 $429,289 -75% 2,002 $214   $29,630,402 35
2001/01/23 6 $508,232 +18% 2,002 $254   $30,138,634 36
2001/01/24 6 $435,967 -14% 2,002 $218   $30,574,601 37
2001/01/25 6 $490,243 +12% 2,002 $245   $31,064,844 38
2001/01/26 8 $1,111,000 +127% 2,002 $555   $32,176,000 39
2001/01/27 7 $2,410,000 +117% 2,002 $1,204   $34,586,000 40
2001/01/28 10 $774,000 -68% 2,002 $387   $35,677,842 41
2001/01/29 7 $337,312 -56% 2,002 $168   $36,015,154 42
2001/01/30 7 $388,167 +15% 2,002 $194   $36,403,321 43
2001/01/31 8 $329,057 -15% 2,002 $164   $36,732,378 44
2001/02/01 8 $331,900 +1% 2,002 $166   $37,064,278 45
2001/02/02 9 $1,165,000 +251% 1,983 $587   $38,229,000 46
2001/02/03 7 $2,111,000 +81% 1,983 $1,065   $40,340,000 47
2001/02/04 9 $1,029,000 -51% 1,963 $524   $41,277,446 48
2001/02/05 8 $231,328 -78% 1,963 $118   $41,508,774 49
2001/02/06 9 $294,190 +27% 1,963 $150   $41,802,964 50
2001/02/07 9 $244,358 -17% 1,963 $124   $42,047,322 51
2001/02/08 9 $257,341 +5% 1,963 $131   $42,304,663 52
2001/02/11 12 $617,000   1,586 $389   $44,810,828 55
2001/02/12 12 $166,385 -73% 1,586 $105   $44,977,213 56
2001/02/13 12 $178,462 +7% 1,586 $113   $45,155,675 57
2001/02/14 13 $294,935 +65% 1,586 $186   $45,450,610 58
2001/02/15 11 $183,420 -38% 1,586 $116   $45,634,030 59
2001/02/19 14 $301,824   1,130 $267   $47,641,383 63
2001/02/20 14 $132,744 -56% 1,130 $117   $47,774,127 64
2001/02/21 13 $111,713 -16% 1,130 $99   $47,885,840 65
2001/02/22 13 $122,524 +10% 1,130 $108   $48,008,364 66
2001/02/25 15 $248,000   808 $307   $49,102,000 69
2001/02/26 16 $65,308 -74% 808 $81   $49,167,003 70
2001/02/27 16 $73,268 +12% 808 $91   $49,240,271 71
2001/02/28 15 $68,774 -6% 808 $85   $49,309,045 72
2001/03/01 16 $76,884 +12% 808 $95   $49,385,929 73
2001/03/04 18 $147,000   578 $254   $50,041,645 76

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossWeek
2000/12/22 17 $3,083,656   200 $15,418   $3,125,505 2
2000/12/29 14 $3,227,207 +5% 200 $16,136   $6,352,712 3
2001/01/05 12 $3,073,085 -5% 200 $15,365   $9,425,797 4
2001/01/12 6 $13,060,583 +325% 2,002 $6,524   $22,486,380 5
2001/01/19 6 $8,578,464 -34% 2,002 $4,285   $31,064,844 6
2001/01/26 8 $5,999,434 -30% 2,002 $2,997   $37,064,278 7
2001/02/02 9 $5,240,385 -13% 1,983 $2,643   $42,304,663 8
2001/02/09 12 $3,329,367 -36% 1,586 $2,099   $45,634,030 9
2001/02/16 13 $2,374,334 -29% 1,130 $2,101   $48,008,364 10
2001/02/23 15 $1,377,565 -42% 808 $1,705   $49,385,929 11
2001/03/02 19 $804,098 -42% 578 $1,391   $50,190,027 12
2001/03/09 19 $490,696 -39% 363 $1,352   $50,680,723 13
2001/03/16 23 $429,506 -12% 373 $1,151   $51,110,229 14
2001/03/23 24 $333,418 -22% 279 $1,195   $51,443,647 15
2001/03/30 33 $177,219 -47% 177 $1,001   $51,620,866 16
2001/04/06 40 $100,508 -43% 128 $785   $51,721,374 17
2001/04/13 51 $47,249 -53% 76 $622   $51,768,623 18

International Cumulative Box Office Records


Worldwide Cumulative Box Office Records


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