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The Mexican (2001)

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $66,808,615Details
International Box Office $78,429,635Details
Worldwide Box Office $145,238,250
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Metrics

Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists

RecordRankAmount
All Time Domestic Box Office (Rank 1,101-1,200) 1,151 $66,808,615
All Time International Box Office (Rank 1,001-1,100) 1,079 $78,429,635
All Time Worldwide Box Office (Rank 1,001-1,100) 1,062 $145,238,250
All Time Domestic Box Office for R Movies (Rank 301-400) 305 $66,808,615
All Time International Box Office for R Movies (Rank 201-300) 264 $78,429,635
All Time Worldwide Box Office for R Movies (Rank 201-300) 263 $145,238,250

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


Movie Details

Production Budget:$40,000,000
Domestic Releases: March 2nd, 2001 (Wide) by Dreamworks SKG
Video Release: November 2nd, 2010 by Dreamworks Video
MPAA Rating: R for violence and language
Running Time: 122 minutes
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Source:Original Screenplay
Genre:Action
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Contemporary Fiction
Production Companies: Lawrence Bender
Production Countries: United States

Ranking on other Records and Milestones

RecordRankAmountChart
Date
Days In
Release
Fastest to $50m 910 $50,771,000 Mar 16, 2001 17
Lowest No. 1 Domestic 32 $12,244,750 Mar 9, 2001 10
Top Dreamworks SKG Weekend Domestic 27 $20,108,829 Mar 2, 2001 3

Leading Cast

   Jerry
   Samantha

Supporting Cast

James Gandolfini    Leroy
Bob Balaban    Bernie
J.K. Simmons    Ted
David Krumholtz    Beck
Richard Coca    Car Thief
Michael Cerveris    Frank
Sherman Augustus    Well Dressed Black Man
Castulo Guerra    Joe the Pawnshop Owner
Gene Hackman    Margoles
Maria Serbulo    Emanuelle
Salvador Sanchez    Gunsmith
Alan Cianguerotti    Gunsmith's Assistant
Melisa Romero    Gunsmith's Daughter
Ernesto Gomez Cruz    Tropillo
Daniel R. Escobar    Raoul
Dale Raoul    Estelle
Jeremy Roberts    Bobby Victory
Jorge Malpica    Mexican Gas Station Clerk
Pedro Armend├íriz Jr.    Mexican Policeman
Steve Rossi    Vegas MC
Clint Curtis    Vegas Busboy
Lawrence Bender    Vegas Onlooker
Ariane Pellicer    Mexican Ticket Agent
Carlos Lacamara    Car Rental Rep
Daniel Zacapa    Bartender
Alfredo Escobar    Car Thief #2
Luis Artagnan    Car Thief #3
Fermin Martinez    Chicken Farmer
Jose Carlos Rodriguez    Hotel Clerk
Gustavo Aguilar    Junk Yard Proprietor
Lucia Pailles    Mexican Woman-Phone
Gilberto Barraza    2nd Man with Gun
Humberto Fernandez Tristan    Nobleman
Luis Felipe Tovar    Nobleman's Son
Fausta Torres    Elderly Mexican Lady
Lolo Navarro    Chosen Grandmother
Emiliano Guerra    Small Boy with Flashlight
Miguel Angel Fuentes    Big Thief #4
Angelina Pelaez    Mother
Arthur Taxier    Hotel Security
William Fuller    Big Tom
Gerardo Taracena    Reveler to Fire Gun
John Pisci    Musician
Rudy Aikels    Musician
Ronald Simone    Musician

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

Production and Technical Credits

   Director
J.H. Wyman    Screenwriter
Lawrence Bender    Producer
John Baldecchi    Producer
William Tyrer    Executive Producer
Chris J. Ball    Executive Producer
Aaron Ryder    Executive Producer
J.H. Wyman    Executive Producer
Dariusz Wolski    Director of Photography
Cecilia Montiel    Production Designer
Craig Wood    Editor
Colleen Atwood    Costume Designer
William S. Beasley    Co-Producer
Alan Silvestri    Composer
Paul Hellerman    Co-Producer
Benita Allen Honess    Assistant Director
M. James Arnett    Second Unit Director
William S. Beasley    Unit Production Manager
Stephan S. Benseman    Unit Production Manager
Sharyn Shimada-Huggins    Production Supervisor
Michael Atwell    Art Director
Robert Greenfield    Set Decorator
Jon Pray    Costume Supervisor
Lee Orloff    Sound Mixer
Gary Rydstrom    Re-recording Mixer
Gary Summers    Re-recording Mixer
Dennis Sands    Re-recording Mixer
Tom Myers    Sound Designer
Tim Holland    Supervising Sound Editor
J.R. Grubbs    Sound Effects Editor
Karen Wilson    Dialogue Editor
LindaKay Brown    Dialogue Editor
Ken Karman*    Music Editor
Jacqueline Tager    Music Editor
Jean A. Black    Make up
Mary L. Mastro    Hairstylist
Denise Chamian    Casting Director
M. James Arnett    Stunt Coordinator
Seth Arnett    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
2001/03/02 1 $20,108,829   2,951 $6,814   $20,108,829 1
2001/03/09 1 $12,244,750 -39% 2,959 $4,138   $38,394,913 2
2001/03/16 3 $8,011,263 -35% 3,162 $2,534   $50,771,264 3
2001/03/23 5 $4,623,578 -42% 3,043 $1,519   $57,979,920 4
2001/03/30 10 $2,527,703 -45% 2,047 $1,235   $62,176,424 5
2001/04/06 16 $1,125,148 -55% 1,328 $847   $64,101,808 6
2001/04/13 23 $478,073 -58% 660 $724   $65,009,567 7
2001/04/20 25 $297,679 -38% 434 $686   $65,501,960 8
2001/04/27 34 $135,250 -55% 237 $571   $65,730,815 9
2001/05/04 24 $264,896 +96% 425 $623   $66,043,976 10
2001/05/11 29 $172,883 -35% 359 $482   $66,323,945 11
2001/05/18 25 $187,763 +9% 262 $717   $66,588,591 12
2001/05/25 29 $131,662 -30% 148 $890   $66,786,609 13

Daily Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
2001/03/02 1 $6,512,000   2,951 $2,207   $6,512,000 1
2001/03/03 1 $8,698,000 +34% 2,951 $2,947   $15,210,000 2
2001/03/04 1 $4,940,000 -43% 2,951 $1,674   $20,108,829 3
2001/03/05 1 $1,509,362 -69% 2,951 $511   $21,618,191 4
2001/03/06 1 $1,812,413 +20% 2,951 $614   $23,430,604 5
2001/03/07 1 $1,406,570 -22% 2,951 $477   $24,837,174 6
2001/03/08 1 $1,312,989 -7% 2,951 $445   $26,150,163 7
2001/03/09 1 $3,650,000 +178% 2,959 $1,234   $29,800,000 8
2001/03/10 1 $5,585,000 +53% 2,959 $1,887   $35,385,000 9
2001/03/11 1 $3,153,000 -44% 2,959 $1,066   $38,395,000 10
2001/03/12 1 $1,040,605 -67% 2,959 $352   $39,435,518 11
2001/03/13 1 $1,267,426 +22% 2,959 $428   $40,702,944 12
2001/03/14 1 $1,011,375 -20% 2,959 $342   $41,714,319 13
2001/03/15 1 $1,045,682 +3% 2,959 $353   $42,760,001 14
2001/03/16 3 $2,510,000 +140% 3,162 $794   $45,270,000 15
2001/03/17 3 $3,310,000 +32% 3,162 $1,047   $48,580,000 16
2001/03/18 3 $2,024,000 -39% 3,162 $640   $50,771,000 17
2001/03/19 3 $621,339 -69% 3,162 $197   $51,392,603 18
2001/03/20 3 $741,547 +19% 3,162 $235   $52,134,150 19
2001/03/21 3 $615,305 -17% 3,162 $195   $52,749,455 20
2001/03/22 3 $606,887 -1% 3,162 $192   $53,356,342 21
2001/03/23 5 $1,340,000 +121% 3,043 $440   $54,696,000 22
2001/03/24 6 $2,121,000 +58% 3,043 $697   $56,817,000 23
2001/03/25 7 $1,046,000 -51% 3,043 $344   $57,970,000 24
2001/03/26 7 $363,607 -65% 3,043 $119   $58,343,527 25
2001/03/27 7 $472,198 +30% 3,043 $155   $58,815,725 26
2001/03/28 7 $410,637 -13% 3,043 $135   $59,226,362 27
2001/03/29 7 $422,359 +3% 3,043 $139   $59,648,721 28
2001/03/30 10 $764,000 +81% 2,047 $373   $60,412,000 29
2001/03/31 10 $1,125,000 +47% 2,047 $550   $61,537,000 30
2001/04/01 10 $611,000 -46% 2,047 $298   $62,176,000 31
2001/04/02 10 $172,362 -72% 2,047 $84   $62,348,786 32
2001/04/03 10 $227,481 +32% 2,047 $111   $62,576,267 33
2001/04/04 10 $199,751 -12% 2,047 $98   $62,776,018 34
2001/04/05 10 $200,642 n/c 2,047 $98   $62,976,660 35
2001/04/08 17 $250,000   1,328 $188   $64,101,808 38
2001/04/10 14 $116,246   1,328 $88   $54,317,579 40
2001/04/11 20 $96,822 -17% 1,328 $73   $54,414,401 41
2001/05/28 37 $22,006   148 $149   $66,808,615 88

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossWeek
2001/03/02 1 $26,150,163   2,951 $8,861   $26,150,163 1
2001/03/09 1 $16,609,838 -36% 2,959 $5,613   $42,760,001 2
2001/03/16 3 $10,596,341 -36% 3,162 $3,351   $53,356,342 3
2001/03/23 6 $6,292,379 -41% 3,043 $2,068   $59,648,721 4
2001/03/30 10 $3,327,939 -47% 2,047 $1,626   $62,976,660 5
2001/04/06 16 $1,554,834 -53% 1,328 $1,171   $64,531,494 6
2001/04/13 23 $672,787 -57% 660 $1,019   $65,204,281 7
2001/04/20 25 $391,284 -42% 434 $902   $65,595,565 8
2001/04/27 35 $183,515 -53% 237 $774   $65,779,080 9
2001/05/04 25 $371,982 +103% 425 $875   $66,151,062 10
2001/05/11 28 $249,766 -33% 359 $696   $66,400,828 11
2001/05/18 26 $254,119 +2% 262 $970   $66,654,947 12
2001/05/25 37 $153,668 -40% 148 $1,038   $66,808,615 13

International Cumulative Box Office Records


Worldwide Cumulative Box Office Records


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