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Life of Brian (1979)

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $20,008,693Details
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Movie Details

Production Budget:$4,000,000
Domestic Releases: August 17th, 1979 (Wide) by Warner Bros., released as The Life of Brian
April 30th, 2004 (Limited) by Rainbow Releasing, released as The Life of Brian
Video Release: January 29th, 2008 by Sony Pictures Home Entertainment, released as The Life of Brian
MPAA Rating: R
Running Time: 94 minutes
Franchise: Monty Python
Comparisons: vs. The Master of Disguise
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Keywords: Same Actor, Multiple Roles, Religious
Source:Original Screenplay
Genre:Comedy
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Historical Fiction
Production Countries: United Kingdom

Lead Ensemble Members

   Wise Man #2/Brian Cohen/Biggus Dickus
   Various Roles
   Various Roles
   Various roles
   Various Roles
   Various Roles

Uncategorized

Kenneth Colley    Jesus

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Domestic Cumulative Box Office Records


Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossWeek
1979/08/17 4 $140,044   5 $28,009   $140,044 1
2004/04/30 68 $26,376   4 $6,594   $19,424,540 1,290
2004/05/07 51 $42,277 +60% 11 $3,843   $19,477,365 1,291
2004/05/14 60 $40,886 -3% 13 $3,145   $19,535,947 1,292
2004/05/21 41 $72,969 +78% 24 $3,040   $19,627,006 1,293
2004/05/28 42 $69,609 -5% 28 $2,486   $19,726,407 1,294
2004/06/04 49 $43,123 -38% 23 $1,875   $19,813,769 1,295
2004/06/11 58 $28,151 -35% 20 $1,408   $19,862,459 1,296
2004/06/18 57 $23,732 -16% 17 $1,396   $19,900,587 1,297
2004/06/25 69 $9,369 -61% 9 $1,041   $19,923,859 1,298
2004/07/02 70 $8,969 -4% 8 $1,121   $19,937,538 1,299
2004/07/09 64 $9,281 +3% 7 $1,326   $19,952,724 1,300
2004/07/16 70 $8,421 -9% 9 $936   $19,967,244 1,301
2004/07/23 89 $4,416 -48% 5 $883   $19,976,774 1,302
2004/07/30 74 $4,406 n/c 6 $734   $19,985,982 1,303
2004/08/20 93 $1,960   1 $1,960   $19,989,734 1,306
2004/08/27 86 $2,282 +16% 2 $1,141   $19,992,016 1,307
2004/09/03 83 $4,766 +109% 3 $1,589   $19,999,755 1,308
2004/09/17 93 $6,868   6 $1,145   $20,008,693 1,310
2004/09/24 91 $7,838 +14% 9 $871   $620,410 1,311
2004/10/01 86 $8,370 +7% 20 $419   $632,342 1,312
2004/10/22 114 $2,177   4 $544   $646,124 1,315

Daily Box Office Performance

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossWeek
2004/04/30 63 $36,924   4 $9,231   $19,435,088 1,290
2004/05/07 53 $59,973 +62% 11 $5,452   $19,495,061 1,291
2004/05/14 60 $58,976 -2% 13 $4,537   $19,554,037 1,292
2004/05/21 43 $102,761 +74% 24 $4,282   $19,656,798 1,293
2004/05/28 42 $113,848 +11% 28 $4,066   $19,770,646 1,294
2004/06/04 51 $63,662 -44% 23 $2,768   $19,834,308 1,295
2004/06/11 62 $42,547 -33% 20 $2,127   $19,876,855 1,296
2004/06/18 56 $37,635 -12% 17 $2,214   $19,914,490 1,297
2004/06/25 53 $14,079 -63% 9 $1,564   $19,928,569 1,298
2004/07/02 72 $14,874 +6% 8 $1,859   $19,943,443 1,299
2004/07/09 66 $15,380 +3% 7 $2,197   $19,958,823 1,300
2004/07/16 69 $13,535 -12% 9 $1,504   $19,972,358 1,301
2004/07/23 73 $9,218 -32% 5 $1,844   $19,981,576 1,302
2004/07/30 72 $6,198 -33% 6 $1,033   $19,987,774 1,303
2004/08/20 89 $1,960   1 $1,960   $19,989,734 1,306
2004/08/27 79 $5,255 +168% 2 $2,628   $19,994,989 1,307
2004/09/03 82 $6,836 +30% 3 $2,279   $20,001,825 1,308
2004/09/24 83 $11,400   9 $1,267   $623,972 1,311

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