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The Importance of Being Earnest (2002)

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $8,378,141Details
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Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists


Movie Details

Production Budget:$15,000,000
Domestic Releases: May 22nd, 2002 (Wide) by Miramax
MPAA Rating: PG for mild sensuality
Running Time: 97 minutes
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Source:Based on Play
Genre:Comedy
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Historical Fiction
Production Countries: France

Ranking on other Records and Milestones

RecordRankAmountChart
Date
Days In
Release
Biggest 15th Weekend Limited Release 95 $233,415 Aug 30, 2002 103

Cast

Rupert Everett    Algernon Moncrieff
Colin Firth    Jack Worthing
Reese Witherspoon    Cecily Cardew
Judi Dench    Lady Bracknell
Frances O'Connor    Gwendolen Fairfax
Tom Wilkinson    Dr. Chasuble
Anna Massey    Miss Prism
Edward Fox    Lane

Domestic Cumulative Box Office Records


Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossWeek
2002/05/24 18 $398,662   38 $10,491   $521,858 1
2002/05/31 12 $773,913 +94% 147 $5,265   $1,428,186 2
2002/06/07 13 $625,256 -19% 147 $4,253   $2,439,918 3
2002/06/14 17 $606,061 -3% 180 $3,367   $3,355,448 4
2002/06/21 19 $527,454 -13% 201 $2,624   $4,204,118 5
2002/06/28 20 $469,265 -11% 208 $2,256   $4,955,116 6
2002/07/05 20 $491,101 +5% 216 $2,274   $5,843,943 7
2002/07/12 23 $294,184 -40% 176 $1,672   $6,382,287 8
2002/07/19 25 $221,541 -25% 148 $1,497   $6,778,566 9
2002/07/26 30 $156,070 -30% 115 $1,357   $7,052,357 10
2002/08/02 32 $126,950 -19% 103 $1,233   $7,261,121 11
2002/08/09 42 $81,922 -35% 69 $1,187   $7,410,618 12
2002/08/16 43 $67,694 -17% 57 $1,188   $7,527,561 13
2002/08/23 48 $57,018 -16% 54 $1,056   $7,616,646 14
2002/08/30 29 $233,415 +309% 184 $1,269   $7,962,033 15
2002/09/06 35 $120,763 -48% 149 $810   $8,139,492 16
2002/09/13 40 $99,456 -18% 144 $691   $8,281,437 17
2002/09/20 54 $36,203 -64% 78 $464   $8,353,241 18
2002/09/27 87 $12,577 -65% 37 $340   $8,378,141 19

Daily Box Office Performance

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossWeek
2002/05/24 18 $531,077   38 $13,976   $654,273 2
2002/05/31 12 $1,160,389 +118% 147 $7,894   $1,814,662 3
2002/06/07 14 $934,725 -19% 147 $6,359   $2,749,387 4
2002/06/14 17 $927,277 -1% 180 $5,152   $3,676,664 5
2002/06/21 19 $809,187 -13% 201 $4,026   $4,485,851 6
2002/06/28 20 $866,991 +7% 208 $4,168   $5,352,842 7
2002/07/05 20 $735,261 -15% 216 $3,404   $6,088,103 8
2002/07/12 22 $468,922 -36% 176 $2,664   $6,557,025 9
2002/07/19 24 $339,262 -28% 148 $2,292   $6,896,287 10
2002/07/26 29 $237,884 -30% 115 $2,069   $7,134,171 11
2002/08/02 31 $194,525 -18% 103 $1,889   $7,328,696 12
2002/08/09 39 $131,171 -33% 69 $1,901   $7,459,867 13
2002/08/16 46 $99,761 -24% 57 $1,750   $7,559,628 14
2002/08/23 40 $168,990 +69% 54 $3,129   $7,728,618 15
2002/08/30 30 $290,111 +72% 184 $1,577   $8,018,729 16
2002/09/06 34 $163,252 -44% 149 $1,096   $8,181,981 17
2002/09/13 40 $135,057 -17% 144 $938   $8,317,038 18
2002/09/20 54 $48,526 -64% 78 $622   $8,365,564 19
2002/09/27 90 $12,577 -74% 37 $340   $8,378,141 20

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