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The Princess Diaries (2001)

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $108,244,774Details
International Box Office $57,090,000Details
Worldwide Box Office $165,334,774
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Metrics

Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists

RecordRankAmount
All Time Domestic Box Office (Rank 501-600) 597 $108,244,774
All Time International Box Office (Rank 1,301-1,400) 1,392 $57,090,000
All Time Worldwide Box Office (Rank 901-1,000) 905 $165,334,774
All Time Domestic Box Office for Comedy Movies 98 $108,244,774
All Time International Box Office for Comedy Movies (Rank 101-200) 165 $57,090,000
All Time Worldwide Box Office for Comedy Movies (Rank 101-200) 121 $165,334,774

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


Movie Details

Production Budget:$30,000,000
Domestic Releases: August 3rd, 2001 (Wide) by Walt Disney
Video Release: August 3rd, 2004 by Walt Disney Home Entertainment
MPAA Rating: G
Running Time: 115 minutes
Franchise: Princess Diaries
Comparisons: vs. The Princess Bride
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Keywords: Prince/Princess, Tween, Royalty, Family Movie, Ugly Duckling
Source:Based on Fiction Book/Short Story
Genre:Comedy
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Contemporary Fiction
Production Companies: Walt Disney Pictures
Production Countries: United States

Ranking on other Records and Milestones

RecordRankAmountChart
Date
Days In
Release
Fastest to $100m 534 $100,057,199 Sep 14, 2001 45
Labor Day (All Movies, 3-Day) 153 $5,732,009 Aug 31, 2001 31
Labor Day (All Movies, 3-Day, Inflation Adjusted) 171 $9,084,120 Aug 31, 2001 31
Labor Day (All Movies, 4-Day, Fri-Mon) 109 $7,590,086 Aug 31, 2001 31
Labor Day (All Movies, 4-Day, Fri-Mon, Inflation Adjusted) 86 $12,028,811 Aug 31, 2001 31
Fastest to $50m 586 $52,092,481 Aug 10, 2001 10
Biggest Domestic August Weekend 69 $22,862,269 Aug 3, 2001 3
Top G Weekend Domestic 58 $22,862,269 Aug 3, 2001 3

Leading Cast

   Queen Clarisse Renaldi
   Mia Thermopolis

Supporting Cast

Hector Elizondo    Joe
Heather Matarazzo    Lilly Moscovitz
Mandy Moore    Lana Thomas
Caroline Goodall    Mia's Mom, Helen
Robert Schwartzman    Michael Moscovitz
Erik von Detten    Student Josh Bryant
Sean O'Bryan    Teacher Mr. O'Connell
Sandra Oh    Vice Principal Gupta
Kathleen Marshall    Charlotte Kutaway
Patrick Flueger    Student Jeremiah Hart
Mindy Burbano    Gym Teacher Harbula
Kim Leigh    Music Teacher Wells
Beth Anne Garrison    Cheerleader Anna
Bianca Lopez    Cheerleader Fontana
Tamara Levinson    Cheerleader Lupe
Lenore Thomas    Cable Show Student Melissa
Erik Bragg    Student Bobby Bad
Abigail Green-Dove    Student Linda Green
Meredith Shevory    Student Meredith
Anita Marie Curran    Newspaper Student Anita
Korry Cannon    Newspaper Student Korry
Cassie Rowell    Singing Student Alice
Chrissy Gilman    Beach Student
Todd Lowe    Lana's Date Eric
Joe Unitas    Coach Joe Ewe
Reggie Stanton    Coach Dave Adams
Joel McCrary    Prime Minister Motaz
Clare Sera    Mrs. Motaz
Juliet Elizondo    Daughter Marissa Motaz
Greg Lewis    Baron Siegfried von Troken
Bonnie Aarons    Baroness Joy von Troken
Darwood Chung    Emperor Sakamoto
Julie Paris    Princess Palisades
Jeff Michalski    Scottish Duke
Erin O'Reilly    Scottish Duchess
Steve Restivo    Count Vitello
Brigitta Lauren    Lady Lindenlaub
Jane Morris    Lady Evergreen
Gary Combs    Lord Fricker
Adam Williams    Dinner Guest Adams
Marvin Braverman    State Dinner Waiter
Alan Kent    State Dinner Waiter
Bob Glaudini    Consulate Valet Adolpho
Bill Ferrell    Consulate Guard Darrell
Joe Ross    Consulate Maitre d'
Steve Totland    Consulate Waiter
Charles Guardino    Limo Driver Mel
Barbara Marshall    Lady Jerome
Sparrow Heatley    Gretchen & Helga
Gwenda Perez    Gretchen & Helga
Sam Denoff    Lord Jerome
Tracy Reiner    Press Secretary Spencer
Dale Hikawa    Band Leader Dawn Kawa
Daru Kawalkowski    Countess Puck
Diane Frazen    Ball Guest Diane
Stanley Frazen    Ball Guest Stanley
Barbara J. Nabozny    Ball Guest Barbara
Ira Glick    Ball Guest Dr. Glunk
Sol Rosenthal    Lawyer Ball Guest
Hope Alexander-Willis    Lady Caroline
Joe Allen Price    Father Joseph
Patrick Richwood    Neighbor Mr. Robutusen
John McGivern    Cable Car Conductor Macintosh
Terry Brown    Policeman Washington
James Brown Orleans    Doctor Motors
Rob Zylowski    Pizza Delivery Man
Karl Makinen    Climbing Manager Schiavone
Sunny Hawks    Climbing Instructor Vivian
Kathy Garver    Cable Tourist
Mary Knolls    Trolley Tourist #2
Jason Ashland    Trolley Tourist #1
Erika Young    Umbrella Lady
Ethan Sandler    Tour Bus Driver
Shan Elliot    Member Michael's Band
Harold Carter    Member Michael's Band
Bud Markowitz    Pear Juggler
Michelle Yerger    911 Nun
Wendy Hallin    911 Nun
Mark Thompson    DJ Mark
Brian W. Phelps    DJ Brian
Lily Marshall-Fricker    Kid Autograph Seeker
Charlotte Marshall-Fricker    Kid Autograph Seeker
Sandra Taylor    Suki Sanchez
Tom Hines    Nelson Davenport
Nicholle Tom    Teen Reporter Cassie
Patrick Noonan    Suki's Cameraman
Ali Gage    Beach Reporter Ali
John Moran    Beach Photographer
Tanya DiFrancesco    Beach Reporter Tanya
Shannon Wilcox    Ball Reporter
Niloufar Safaie    Ball Reporter
Tonje Larsgard    Ball Reporter
Flora Chong    Street Reporter
Rueben Grundy    Street Reporter
Gwen Holloway    Street Reporter
Lori Sigrist    Twin Reporter
Terri Segrist    Twin Reporter

Cameos

Willie L. Brown Jr    Himself
Fat Louie    Himself

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

Production and Technical Credits

   Director
Gina Wendkos    Screenwriter
Meg Cabot    Story Creator
Whitney Houston    Producer
Debra Martin Chase    Producer
Mario Iscovich    Producer
Mayne Berke    Production Designer
Bruce Green    Editor
John Debney    Composer
Karl Walter Lindenlaub    Director of Photography
Ellen H. Schwartz    Co-Producer
Ellen H. Schwartz    Assistant Director
Scott Marshall    Second Unit Director
Margaret Hilliard    Unit Production Manager
Caty Maxey    Art Director
Casey C. Hallenbeck*    Set Decorator
Ian Fox    Second Unit Camera
Gary Jones    Costume Designer
Bruce Ericksen    Costume Supervisor
Liza McDonald    Additional Editor
Andrea Bottigliero    Additional Editor
Keith A. Wester    Sound Mixer
Terry Porter    Re-recording Mixer
Mel Metcalfe    Re-recording Mixer
Dean A. Zupancic    Re-recording Mixer
Todd Toon    Supervising Sound Editor
Donald J. Malouf    Sound Editor
John Kwiatkowski    Sound Editor
Adam Kopald    Sound Editor
Charles W. Ritter    Sound Editor
Valerie Davidson    Sound Editor
Piero Mura    Sound Editor
Sharon Heather Smith    Music Editor
Jordan Corngold    Music Editor
Dawn Soler    Music Supervisor
Marcia Ross    Casting Director
Donna Morong    Casting Director
Gail Goldberg    Casting Director
Robin Klein    Additional Casting
Heidi Klein    Additional Casting
Gary Combs    Stunt Coordinator

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

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Domestic Cumulative Box Office Records


Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossWeek
2001/08/03 3 $22,862,269   2,537 $9,012   $22,862,269 1
2001/08/10 3 $14,216,447 -38% 2,706 $5,254   $52,092,481 2
2001/08/17 5 $9,614,307 -32% 2,726 $3,527   $70,241,717 3
2001/08/24 7 $6,602,516 -31% 2,749 $2,402   $82,391,618 4
2001/08/31 6 $5,732,009 -13% 2,690 $2,131   $92,861,530 5
2001/09/07 9 $3,369,944 -41% 2,410 $1,398   $97,026,308 6
2001/09/14 11 $2,489,837 -26% 2,155 $1,155   $100,057,199 7
2001/09/21 12 $1,948,295 -22% 1,988 $980   $102,573,608 8
2001/09/28 13 $1,253,822 -36% 1,651 $759   $104,429,837 9
2001/10/05 15 $612,818 -51% 1,001 $612   $105,318,558 10
2001/10/12 18 $358,277 -42% 581 $617   $105,905,979 11
2001/10/19 22 $212,035 -41% 357 $594   $106,210,498 12
2001/10/26 33 $112,840 -47% 227 $497   $106,374,120 13
2001/11/02 36 $102,769 -9% 154 $667   $106,509,311 14
2001/11/09 24 $267,227 +160% 313 $854   $106,798,688 15
2001/11/16 20 $256,104 -4% 358 $715   $107,172,524 16
2001/11/23 21 $260,758 +2% 354 $737   $107,577,463 17
2001/11/30 25 $141,479 -46% 301 $470   $107,785,435 18
2001/12/07 28 $94,222 -33% 240 $393   $107,915,790 19
2001/12/14 37 $67,932 -28% 176 $386   $108,015,135 20
2001/12/21 46 $35,290 -48% 116 $304   $108,093,190 21
2001/12/28 45 $43,945 +25% 103 $427   $108,184,054 22
2002/01/04 46 $27,347 -38% 84 $326   $108,225,136 23
2002/01/11 54 $13,642 -50% 51 $267   $108,244,774 24

Daily Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
2001/08/03 3 $8,170,500   2,537 $3,221   $8,170,500 1
2001/08/04 3 $8,521,500 +4% 2,537 $3,359   $16,692,000 2
2001/08/05 3 $6,058,000 -29% 2,537 $2,388   $22,862,269 3
2001/08/06 2 $3,913,209 -35% 2,537 $1,542   $26,775,478 4
2001/08/07 2 $3,954,153 +1% 2,537 $1,559   $30,729,631 5
2001/08/08 2 $3,645,023 -8% 2,537 $1,437   $34,374,654 6
2001/08/09 2 $3,501,380 -4% 2,537 $1,380   $37,876,034 7
2001/08/10 4 $4,628,000 +32% 2,706 $1,710   $42,504,000 8
2001/08/11 3 $5,290,000 +14% 2,706 $1,955   $47,794,000 9
2001/08/12 3 $4,165,000 -21% 2,706 $1,539   $52,092,481 10
2001/08/13 3 $2,257,287 -46% 2,706 $834   $54,349,768 11
2001/08/14 3 $2,225,732 -1% 2,706 $823   $56,575,500 12
2001/08/15 3 $2,014,552 -9% 2,706 $744   $58,590,052 13
2001/08/16 3 $2,037,358 +1% 2,706 $753   $60,627,410 14
2001/08/17 5 $2,830,000 +39% 2,726 $1,038   $63,457,000 15
2001/08/18 5 $3,782,000 +34% 2,726 $1,387   $67,241,000 16
2001/08/19 5 $2,771,000 -27% 2,726 $1,017   $70,241,717 17
2001/08/20 4 $1,475,837 -47% 2,726 $541   $71,717,554 18
2001/08/21 4 $1,507,235 +2% 2,726 $553   $73,224,789 19
2001/08/22 3 $1,311,439 -13% 2,726 $481   $74,536,228 20
2001/08/23 4 $1,252,874 -4% 2,726 $460   $75,789,102 21
2001/08/24 7 $1,994,500 +59% 2,749 $726   $77,783,500 22
2001/08/25 6 $2,736,500 +37% 2,749 $995   $80,520,000 23
2001/08/26 6 $1,873,000 -32% 2,749 $681   $82,391,618 24
2001/08/27 6 $780,233 -58% 2,749 $284   $83,171,851 25
2001/08/28 6 $832,388 +7% 2,749 $303   $84,004,239 26
2001/08/29 6 $642,639 -23% 2,749 $234   $84,646,878 27
2001/08/30 6 $624,566 -3% 2,749 $227   $85,271,444 28
2001/08/31 8 $1,465,000 +135% 2,690 $545   $86,700,000 29
2001/09/01 6 $2,203,000 +50% 2,690 $819   $88,903,000 30
2001/09/02 6 $2,032,500 -8% 2,690 $756   $90,972,905 31
2001/09/03 6 $1,858,077 -9% 2,690 $691   $92,861,530 32
2001/09/04 8 $330,082 -82% 2,690 $123   $93,191,612 33
2001/09/05 8 $239,685 -27% 2,690 $89   $93,431,297 34
2001/09/06 8 $225,067 -6% 2,690 $84   $93,656,364 35
2001/09/07 10 $787,000 +250% 2,410 $327   $94,443,000 36
2001/09/08 9 $1,560,000 +98% 2,410 $647   $96,003,000 37
2001/09/27 10 $170,000   1,988 $86   $103,883,000 56

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossWeek
2001/08/03 3 $37,876,034   2,537 $14,929   $37,876,034 1
2001/08/10 3 $22,751,376 -40% 2,706 $8,408   $60,627,410 2
2001/08/17 5 $15,161,692 -33% 2,726 $5,562   $75,789,102 3
2001/08/24 6 $11,340,419 -25% 2,749 $4,125   $87,129,521 4
2001/08/31 8 $6,526,843 -42% 2,690 $2,426   $93,656,364 5
2001/09/07 9 $3,910,998 -40% 2,410 $1,623   $97,567,362 6
2001/09/14 11 $3,057,951 -22% 2,155 $1,419   $100,625,313 7
2001/09/21 12 $2,550,702 -17% 1,988 $1,283   $103,176,015 8
2001/09/28 13 $1,529,725 -40% 1,651 $927   $104,705,740 9
2001/10/05 15 $841,962 -45% 1,001 $841   $105,547,702 10
2001/10/12 18 $450,761 -46% 581 $776   $105,998,463 11
2001/10/19 22 $262,817 -42% 357 $736   $106,261,280 12
2001/10/26 35 $145,262 -45% 227 $640   $106,406,542 13
2001/11/02 40 $124,919 -14% 154 $811   $106,531,461 14
2001/11/09 25 $384,959 +208% 313 $1,230   $106,916,420 15
2001/11/16 20 $400,285 +4% 358 $1,118   $107,316,705 16
2001/11/23 21 $327,251 -18% 354 $924   $107,643,956 17
2001/11/30 26 $177,612 -46% 301 $590   $107,821,568 18
2001/12/07 30 $125,635 -29% 240 $523   $107,947,203 19
2001/12/14 35 $110,697 -12% 176 $629   $108,057,900 20
2001/12/21 42 $82,209 -26% 116 $709   $108,140,109 21
2001/12/28 49 $57,680 -30% 103 $560   $108,197,789 22
2002/01/04 49 $33,343 -42% 84 $397   $108,231,132 23
2002/01/11 63 $13,642 -59% 51 $267   $108,244,774 24

International Cumulative Box Office Records


Worldwide Cumulative Box Office Records


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